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Winter Break Camp

Become a Garden Plus member today and enjoy a special discount.

The Chicago Botanic Garden offers day camps for children during winter, spring, and summer school breaks. Our day camps are accredited by the American Camping Association. Your child can explore the Garden with nature and plant investigations, science and art activities, and outdoor discoveries all year long! Each camp is lead by highly qualified staff.

Winter Break Camp

December 23, 26, 27, 30, January 2 & 3
9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Classroom 8, Learning Center 

Kids in grades K – 5 Sign up for one day or all six days. Children in grades K – 5 can engage in exciting hands-on indoor and outdoor activities while discovering the Garden in winter. They’ll investigate weather, explore seasonal adaptations of plants and animals, try out some silly science, and dabble in art.

December 22, 2019: Winter Celebrations
December 26, 2019: Snow Science
December 27, 2019: Plant & Animals Adaptations
December 30, 2019:  Chillerific Art
January 2, 2020:  A Visit to Japan
January 3, 2020:  Plant Packages

Grades K-5 fee is $79 per day. Garden Plus members receive a 20 percent discount.

Camp CBG is partnering with CampDoc.com. Once your registration is complete, you will receive an email from register@campdoc.com.

 

Spring Break Camp

March 23-27, 2020
9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Classroom 8, Learning Center 

KIDS IN GRADES K – 5 Children in grades K – 5 will participate in high-quality learning activities with experienced teachers who use inquiry-based, hands-on activities. Programming connects nature to a range of themes including art, cuisine, and conservation. This spring, children will dissect and plant seeds, explore fragrant herbs and flowers, search for birds and early spring plants on nature hikes, take a trolley ride around the Garden, create take-home science-themed projects, and much more.

March 23, 2020:  A Visit to the Woods
March 24, 2020:  Greenhouses & Gardens
March 25, 2020:  Let’s Go Camping
March 26, 2020:  Grossology
March 27, 2020:  Signs of spring

Grades K-5 fee is $79 per day. Garden Plus members receive a 20 percent discount.

Camp CBG is partnering with CampDoc.com. Once your registration is complete, you will receive an email from register@campdoc.com.