Aug. 1, 2023
The Environmental Nature Center is hosting a variety of summer camps throughout August. There are several science camps available for a wide range of ages. Campers spend their days in outdoor classrooms using tools such as binoculars, magnifying lenses, and microscopes. Camp days include crafts, games, and hands-on science activities.
Little Naturalist Camp is for kids aged four.
Nature Adventure Camp is for kids ages five to eight.
Science Explorer Camp is for kids ages nine to thirteen.
Wilderness Adventure Camp is an offsite camp for kids ages six to nine and is held at the ENC Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary in Modjeska Canyon.
The Environmental Nature Center is located at 1601 E. 16th Street in Newport Beach. For more information, see their website at: https://encenter.org/camps/summer/.
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