KINDERGARTEN SUMMER CAMPS

Discover. Learn. Grow.

Summer Camps for kids entering Kindergarten in Fall 2018

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Registration Opens February 28 at 9AM.

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Bug Basics

Partner Camp with Wasatch Community Gardens
JUNE 4 - 8
9AM TO NOON
GRADE: Kindergarten
AGES: 5-6
SESSION: JUNE 4 - 8
Monday-Friday
9AM - NOON

Partner Camp with Wasatch Community Gardens

Bug lovers, unite! Get up close and personal with the world of bugs as you explore the insects that call the Garden home. Through science experiments, insect-inspired art projects, real-life bug encounters, and more, you'll learn how insects see, study the butterfly lifecycle, and discover how insects help the Garden grow. Don't miss out on this bug-tastic camp!

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LOCATION:

Red Butte Garden

COST:

Members: $160, Public: $200

CONTACT INFORMATION:

801-581-8454

Fairytale Fun

Partner Camp with Tanner Dance
June 11-15
9AM - NOON
GRADE: Kindergarten
AGES: Ages 5 - 6
SESSION: JUNE 11 - 15
Monday-Friday
9AM - NOON

Partner Camp with Tanner Dance

Explore the world of fairytales with Tanner Dance and Red Butte Garden! Start your day working with RBG to discover the important role plants and animals play in your favorite fairytales. After, work with Tanner Dance to create a fairytale-inspired dance. End the week with a special dance performance in the Garden to showcase all you've learned.

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LOCATION:

Red Butte Garden

COST:

Members: $160, Public: $200

CONTACT INFORMATION:

801-581-8454

Colorful Cooking

 
JUNE 18 - 22
9AM - NOON
GRADE: Kindergarten
AGES: Ages 5 - 6
SESSION: JUNE 18 - 22
Monday-Friday
9AM - NOON

From red tomatoes to leafy greens, colors abound in both the natural world and the kitchen! Discover the colorful world of cooking as you practice essential kitchen skills like chopping, mixing, and blending. In addition to making tasty snacks like watermelon salsa, blueberry smoothies, spinach pancakes, and more, you'll also harvest fresh ingredients from the Garden, decorate a chef's apron, and compile a camp cookbook.

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LOCATION:

Red Butte Garden

COST:

Members: $120, Public: $150

CONTACT INFORMATION:

801-581-8454

Animal Architects - NEW!

Partner Camp with Play-Well TEKnologies
JUNE 25 - 29
9AM - NOON
GRADE: Kindergarten
AGES: Ages 5 - 6
SESSION: JUNE 25 - 29
Monday - Friday
9AM - NOON

Partner Camp with Play-Well TEKnologies

Get ready for an adventure in the natural world with Red Butte Garden and Play-Well TEKnologies! From paws and claws to scales and tails, what similarities and differences will you find among the animals living in the Garden? Through LEGO brick construction, science experiments, nature hikes, and more you'll discover the different features that make each animal unique and learn why they call RBG home.

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LOCATION:

Red Butte Garden

COST:

Members: $160, Public: $200

CONTACT INFORMATION:

801-581-8454

Once Upon A Time

Partner Camp with Discovery Gateway Children's Museum
JULY 9 - 13
9AM - NOON
GRADE: Kindergarten
AGES: Ages 5 - 6
SESSION: JULY 9 - 13
Monday - Friday
9AM - NOON

Partner Camp with Discovery Gateway Children's Museum

Explore the world of fairytales with Discovery Gateway Children's Museum and Red Butte Garden! Spend each day discovering the important role the natural world plays in classic fairytales like Snow White, The Three Little Pigs, and more through science experiments, explorations around the Garden, and fun STEAM-based activities. End the week with a special field trip to Discovery Gateway to explore the museum and experience its fun exhibits firsthand. Don't miss out on this fairytale adventure!

Additional Paperwork is needed for this Camp - CLICK HERE to print


LOCATION:

Red Butte Garden

COST:

Members: $160, Public: $200

CONTACT INFORMATION:

801-581-8454

Into the Woods

Partner Camp with Natural History Museum of Utah
JULY 30 - AUG 3
9AM - 3PM
GRADE: Kindergarten
AGES: Ages 5 - 6
SESSION: JULY 30 - AUG 3
Monday - Friday
9AM - 3PM

Partner Camp with Natural History Museum of Utah (NHMU)

Ready to investigate the wonders of the natural world? Spend your mornings at Red Butte Garden exploring the natural world with your senses as you plant seeds, search for birds, study animal habitats, make pet rocks, and more. Cool down at NHMU in the afternoon and learn more about the plants, animals, and natural processes surrounding you through hands-on projects, science experiments, and excursions throughout the museum.

Drop off at Red Butte Garden by 9AM and pick up at NHMU by 3PM.

CLICK HERE for Camp Overview


LOCATION:

Red Butte Garden & Natural History Museum of Utah - 301 Wakara Way, SLC, UT 84108

COST:

Members: $247.50, Public: $275

CONTACT INFORMATION:

801-585-3948

Art Exploration

 
AUGUST 6 - 10
9AM - NOON
GRADE: Kindergarten
AGES: Ages 5 - 6
SESSION: AUGUST 6 - 10
Monday - Friday
9AM - NOON

Calling all artists-in-training! Spend the week exploring the world of art as you paint, draw, and sculpt your way across the Garden. In addition to learning the basics of line, shape, color, and texture, you'll also create sun prints, paint with bubble wrap, sculpt with salt dough, and more. End the week with a gallery stroll to showcase all the incredible art you make during camp.

CLICK HERE for Camp Overview


LOCATION:

Red Butte Garden

COST:

Members: $120, Public: $150

CONTACT INFORMATION:

801-581-8454

Surprising Superheroes

 
AUGUST 13 - 17
9AM - NOON
GRADE: Kindergarten
AGES: Ages 5 - 6
SESSION: AUGUST 13 - 17
Monday - Friday
9AM - NOON

It’s a bird, it’s a plane . . . it’s a plant? Did you know the Garden’s plants and animals share the same powers as famous superheroes? From animals that use tools like Batman to plants that stretch like Elastigirl, you’ll study a different superhero each day and discover which plants or animals share their unique superpowers. You’ll end the week racing through an extraordinary obstacle course to test your newfound knowledge in the ultimate superhero showdown!

CLICK HERE for Camp Overview


LOCATION:

Red Butte Garden

COST:

Members: $120, Public: $150

CONTACT INFORMATION:

801-581-8454

 
 







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