Winter Camp

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Winter Camp

January 2 – 4, 2019
For explorers ages 4 to 12
Children are taught in classes by age: (4, 5 – 6, 7 – 8, and 9 – 12)

*Attendee(s) must be mature enough to participate in the above program(s) without parental or guardian supervision. 

Fees:                                        Members*                                 Nonmembers

Half Day (4) 9am-noon           $105                                          $130

Half Day (5-12) 9am-noon      $95                                            $120

Full Day 9am-3pm                   $175                                          $220

*Must be a Family Tree Member or above for member rate.

Goosebumps & Mysteries

Come unravel nature’s mysteries as we explore creatures of the night, creepy crawlies and the folklore that surrounds them. Learn about bats, owls and other mysterious creatures of the animal world.

Live animal encounters, outdoor games, nature hikes, and lots of hands-on fun science activities are always a part of the Arboretum experience.

Registration for Winter Camp is closed. Thank you for your support and have a Happy New Year! 

Registration note: Parents, when registering your camper, please place them in the age group that matches the age they will be at the time of the camp. Thank you!

Winter Camp FAQs

Morning Camps: Bring water & a snack
Day Camps: Bring water, lunch and a snack.
Arrival times: No sooner than 8:30 am, but before 9 am please
Pick up time: End of camp time, else we may charge $1/minute.
Medications: We do not administer medications
Mosquitoes: We do carry DEET spray, or please bring your own
Sunscreen: Please bring your own
Lunchtime: Children will eat lunch, clean their space, and then have the option to play board games, read books, color, or watch a G, child-oriented film during their daily lunchtime
Cancellations: Notice of cancellation must be received via email to arbor@houstonarbroetum.org. If notice is received 0-10 days prior to the camp indicated, there is no refund. If notice is received 11+ days prior to the indicated camp, it will be a 50% refund, minus a $25 processing fee.
Transfers: We do not offer and can not guarantee transfers between camps. If a camp transfer can be accommodated, there is a $25 processing fee per transfer per camp.
Registration by Age: Campers must be placed in the age group that matches the age they will be at the time of the camp. A transfer to the correct age group caused by an incorrect registration is not guaranteed.
Attire: Children will be spending time both outdoors and indoors; Please be sure to send your child with outdoor clothing appropriate for the weather (coat, hat, etc.)
Inclement Weather Policy In the event of inclement weather, we will make an announcement about camp closure as quickly as possible. Updated information will be available on our website and we will send an email to participants about any cancellation, if possible. If the camp is closed due to inclement weather, there will be no refunds or exchanges.

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