Summer Day Camps 2020
Camp List Alphabetical by Name


Arboretum campers make new friends and explore science concepts while discovering the wonder of the natural world in a fun, hands-on setting through unique, nature-themed experiences.

Ages 5 - 7

4-DAY CAMPS (MON - THU)

1 X WEEKLY SUMMER CHILDRENS GARDEN

Day Camps ages 7-11

Ages 7 - 9

4-DAY CAMPS (MON - THU)

FRIDAY FAVORITES MINI-CAMPS

1 X WEEKLY SUMMER CHILDRENS GARDEN

kids playing in the maze garden

Ages 9 - 11

4-DAY CAMPS (MON - THU)

FRIDAY FAVORITES MINI-CAMPS

1 X WEEKLY SUMMER CHILDRENS GARDEN

girl smiling in a canoe on Lake Tamarack at Arboretum summer camp

Ages 11 - 14

4-DAY CAMPS (MON - THU)

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Member Perk!
Arboretum Members may invite non-members to attend a class with them at the discounted member rate! Simply register for all participants at the same time in the same order and select the "member" rate for each person at checkout.

Waitlist
The best chance of being enrolled in a sold out class is to add your name to the waitlist. Click the orange "waitlist" button and complete the form, or call 612-301-1210. There is no obligation to register if a spot opens. If the waitlist shows enough demand, additional class sessions may be added.


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FREE & LOW COST
        PlantMaker Studio
        
StoryTime
        Q&A at the Yard & Garden Desk

YOUTH & FAMILIES
Family Programs
       PeaPods for Preschoolers
       TogetherTime
 
      Homeschool Days

Summer Youth Programs
       Day Camps
       Groups/Summer Field Trips

       Weekly Children's Garden
       Counselor-in-Training

ADULTS
Gardening & Horticulture Classes
FEATUREDGet Growing: Garden Workshop Day

       
Gardening - General
     
Houseplants
      Edible Gardening
      Landscape & Design
     
Floral & Botanical Crafts
     
Special Access Experiences

      Online Gardening Classes
     Schoolyard Gardens Conference
     Garden-to-Plate Workshop Day
Pollinators
       
Pollinators
       Special Access Experiences
Fine Art & Crafts Classes

       
Painting & Drawing

       Mixed Media
       Floral & Botanical Crafts
       Jewelry & Wearable Art
       Fiber Arts
       Stone Balancing & Sculpture
       Open Art Studio
       Willow Furniture
Photography Classes
       Photography
       Special Access Photography
Food & Wine Classes
       Dine with a Chef
       Cooking Classes
       Wine
       Edible Gardening
       Garden-to-Plate Workshop Day
Home, Health & Beauty

       Book Club & Literature
       Healthy Living
       Mindfulness
       Shinrin-yoku
Nature Appreciation
FEATUREDArboretum & Audubon: Bird Day
       Birds
       Trees
       Signature Guided Walks
       Shinrin-yoku
Nature-Based Therapeutics
       
Mindfulness
       Shinrin-yoku


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