Day Camps/Youth Programs

The KPNC offers day camps packed with nature-based, environmental education and activities during times when schools are closed. 

Spring Break Camp

The KPNC offers Spring Break Camp from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. for 1st – 6th graders.  Campers will join the Kreher Preserve & Nature Center naturalists for three days learning about how the spring brings opportunities for food, water, and shelter.  Campers will participate in games, crafts, hikes, and more.

Snacks will be provided; however children should bring their lunch and a refillable water bottle each day. Sessions are $150 ($120 for members) for all three days.

 

Summer Ecology Camps

The Kreher Preserve & Nature Center Summer Ecology Camp offers the opportunity to learn through nature in a safe and beautiful environment.  Campers will experience complete, nature-based lessons covering diverse educational topics; and enjoy exercise and fresh air through hikes and time on the Nature Playground.  Summer Ecology Camp is a great opportunity for your children to socialize with their peers, learn about nature and the important role it has in our lives, and see wildlife up close.

Camps run Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM until 12:00 PM.  Drop off begins at 7:45 AM.  Each week has a specified age range according the the list below.  Choose the correct week(s) for your child when you register.

Young Naturalist Camps – for upcoming 1st & 2nd graders.
Camp Discovery – for upcoming 3rd & 4th graders.
Junior Rangers Camps – for upcoming 5th – 7th graders.
Explorers Camps – for all ages, upcoming 1st – 7th graders.

Registration is $125 per camper and includes a daily snack, activities, and a camp t-shirt.  Membership with the KPNC is required.  A sibling discount of $15.00 per sibling is available if registering in the same camp group – please use promo code SIBLING.

To learn more, visit our online calendar or contact the KPNC at (334) 844-8091 or preserve@auburn.edu.