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    Outdoor Discovery Center at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $5/0

    Saturdays & Sundays for Summer 2020

    Closed 7/4 & 7/5

    45 minute sessions from 10 am – 4 pm

    A family/group can register for ONE (1) slot per weekend

    Each 45 minute session will have four (4) time slots available

    A time slot allows for a group of up to, but no more than six (6) people (including infants)

    Event Link

    PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and will open on Mondays at 12 pm for the upcoming weekend and close on Fridays at 3 pm (or until they fill up). Call Rob Lipkin Mondays 12 – 3 pm & Tuesdays – Fridays 10 am – 3 pm.

    Note: registration closes Fridays at 3 pm or until the slots fill up

    If you cannot call during these time, leave a message with your name, phone number, and desired date & time

     Upon arrival at the Outdoor Discovery Center, head to the Grasshopper Grove Gate to check in.

    Become a Member

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    CORNWALL - Grasshopper Grove @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
    Outdoor Discovery Center at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $5/0

    Saturdays & Sundays for Summer 2020

    Closed 7/4 & 7/5

    45 minute sessions from 10 am – 4 pm

    A family/group can register for ONE (1) slot per weekend

    Each 45 minute session will have four (4) time slots available

    A time slot allows for a group of up to, but no more than six (6) people (including infants)

    Event Link

    PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and will open on Mondays at 12 pm for the upcoming weekend and close on Fridays at 3 pm (or until they fill up). Call Rob Lipkin Mondays 12 – 3 pm & Tuesdays – Fridays 10 am – 3 pm.

    Note: registration closes Fridays at 3 pm or until the slots fill up

    If you cannot call during these time, leave a message with your name, phone number, and desired date & time

     Upon arrival at the Outdoor Discovery Center, head to the Grasshopper Grove Gate to check in.

    Become a Member

    Visit HHNM on Facebook,  Instagram, Twitter & YouTube

    Read More

    CORNWALL - Grasshopper Grove @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
    Hudson Highlands Nature Museum’s Outdoor Discovery Center | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $150-410

    Science & Nature Summer Camp 2020

    July 6 – 10:  Backbone Not Required/ Bear Mountain Zoo

    July 13 – 17:  Full STEAM Ahead/ Danbury Railway Museum

    July 20 – 24:  Adventure Quest/ Norrie Point Environmental Center

    July 27 – 31:  Animal Olympics/ Turtle Back Zoo**

    August 3 – 7:  Wonders of Water/ SplashDown Beach

    August 10 – 14:  Down on the Farm/ Bellvale Farms & Creamery

    August 17 – 21:  Muck and Slime Safari/ Mad Science ***

    August 24 – 28:  Pirates of the Hudson/ Hudson River Maritime Museum

    Ramblers & Explorers, Ages 4 – 6

    Ramblers, Ages 4-5, half-day: 9 -11:45 am, $150/$200

    Explorers, Ages 5-6, full-day: 8:45 am – 2:45 pm, $280/$330

    Every week includes a field trip day to the Wildlife Education Center (parents to provide transportation).

    Trekkers & Trailblazers, Ages 7-12

    Trekkers, Ages 7-9; Trailblazers, Ages 10-12

    9 am  – 3 pm; $345/$400

    Spend 3 fun-packed days at our Outdoor Discovery Center and 2 days at other locations. One day we’ll explore the Hudson River (parents provide transportation) and one day we’ll go on an exciting field trip (transportation by chartered bus). Please note that some field trips depart early and return later to maximize the experience for the campers.

    Eco-Rangers, Ages 13-16, August 19-23

    Meets 9 am – 3 pm on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday

    6 pm Thursday until 8 am Friday

    $355/$410

    Three days of wilderness adventuring includes 2, all-day expeditions to explore the region’s natural treasures. Complete your adventure week with an overnight stay sleeping under the stars in a hammock you get to keep! Dinner, S’mores, and breakfast included.

    Teen Volunteers Needed, Ages 15-18

    Spend a week or more with our camp volunteering to assist the counselors. Don’t forget – volunteer hours are important for college applications and provide community service. Download an application at hhnm.org .

    ** This field trip departs at 8:30 am and returns at 3:30 pm

    *** Onsite “field trip”

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    CORNWALL - Science & Nature Summer Camp @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
    Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary | 1 Playland Pkwy, Rye
    Website: | Phone: (914) 967-8720 | Cost: $350/375

    Read Nature Camp

    Monday – Friday, August 3 -7 & August 10 – 14, 2020

    8:30 am – 3 pm

    Grades 7-9

    $375 for Exploring Campers   Multi-camper and multi-session discounts are available

    Explore and discover the natural environment of Westchester County with fun, hands-on experiences at our nature centers. Each camp will focus on different aspects of nature with weekly themes and teach youngsters about animals, insects, plants and more.

    Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary is offering two, 1 – week Nature Camp sessions for those entering grades 7 through 9. Sessions are August 3 through 7, and August 10 through August 14. “The Way of the Naturalist” theme will teach young adults to better observe and live in harmony with the natural world around us. This is a great option for young people who are looking to expand on their camp experience and who want to change the world for the better.

    Camp Link

     

    REGISTRATION REQUIRED

    All Westchester County Government Nature Camps:

    Cranberry Lake Preserve, North White Plains (914) 428-1005
    Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary, Rye (914) 967-8720
    Lenoir Nature Preserve, Yonkers (914) 968-5851
    Marshlands Conservancy, Rye (914) 835-4466
    Trailside Nature Museum at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Cross River (914) 864-7322

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    RYE - Summer Nature Camp (Gr 7-9) @ Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary
    Wolf Conservation Center | 7 Buck Run, South Salem
    Website: | Phone: 914-763-2373 | Cost: $350

    Weekly camps, Monday – Friday

    June 29 – August 14, 2020

    9 am – 3 pm

    Grades 1 – 2:  Where in the World are Wolves?

    Grades 3 – 5:  Zoologist In Training

    Grades 6 – 8:  Solutionary Sleuth

    $350 per week

    Camp Link

    Give the animal lover in your family a chance to thrive among wolves all week long!  The five day program will include opportunities for your child to learn about nature and wildlife through woodland exploration, scavenger hunts, wilderness games, live animals, etc. Children will learn about various habitats, animal communication and behavior, food chains, and local wildlife.

    PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED

    Program will run with a minimum of 4 children and a maximum of 12.

    Children should come dressed for the outdoors (rain or shine) with a change of clothes, reusable water bottle, snack, and lunch.

    June 29 – July 3

    July 6 – July 10

    July 13 – July 17

    July 20 – July 24

    July 27 – July 31

    August 3 – August 7

    August 10 – August 14

    914-763-2373

    info@nywolf.org

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    SOUTH SALEM - Summer Wolf Adventure Camp @ Wolf Conservation Center
    Outdoor Discovery Center at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $5/0

    Saturdays & Sundays for Summer 2020

    Closed 7/4 & 7/5

    45 minute sessions from 10 am – 4 pm

    A family/group can register for ONE (1) slot per weekend

    Each 45 minute session will have four (4) time slots available

    A time slot allows for a group of up to, but no more than six (6) people (including infants)

    Event Link

    PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and will open on Mondays at 12 pm for the upcoming weekend and close on Fridays at 3 pm (or until they fill up). Call Rob Lipkin Mondays 12 – 3 pm & Tuesdays – Fridays 10 am – 3 pm.

    Note: registration closes Fridays at 3 pm or until the slots fill up

    If you cannot call during these time, leave a message with your name, phone number, and desired date & time

     Upon arrival at the Outdoor Discovery Center, head to the Grasshopper Grove Gate to check in.

    Become a Member

    Visit HHNM on Facebook,  Instagram, Twitter & YouTube

    Read More

    CORNWALL - Grasshopper Grove @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
    Outdoor Discovery Center at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $5/0

    Saturdays & Sundays for Summer 2020

    Closed 7/4 & 7/5

    45 minute sessions from 10 am – 4 pm

    A family/group can register for ONE (1) slot per weekend

    Each 45 minute session will have four (4) time slots available

    A time slot allows for a group of up to, but no more than six (6) people (including infants)

    Event Link

    PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and will open on Mondays at 12 pm for the upcoming weekend and close on Fridays at 3 pm (or until they fill up). Call Rob Lipkin Mondays 12 – 3 pm & Tuesdays – Fridays 10 am – 3 pm.

    Note: registration closes Fridays at 3 pm or until the slots fill up

    If you cannot call during these time, leave a message with your name, phone number, and desired date & time

     Upon arrival at the Outdoor Discovery Center, head to the Grasshopper Grove Gate to check in.

    Become a Member

    Visit HHNM on Facebook,  Instagram, Twitter & YouTube

    Read More

    CORNWALL - Grasshopper Grove @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
    Hudson Highlands Nature Museum’s Outdoor Discovery Center | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $150-410

    Science & Nature Summer Camp 2020

    July 6 – 10:  Backbone Not Required/ Bear Mountain Zoo

    July 13 – 17:  Full STEAM Ahead/ Danbury Railway Museum

    July 20 – 24:  Adventure Quest/ Norrie Point Environmental Center

    July 27 – 31:  Animal Olympics/ Turtle Back Zoo**

    August 3 – 7:  Wonders of Water/ SplashDown Beach

    August 10 – 14:  Down on the Farm/ Bellvale Farms & Creamery

    August 17 – 21:  Muck and Slime Safari/ Mad Science ***

    August 24 – 28:  Pirates of the Hudson/ Hudson River Maritime Museum

    Ramblers & Explorers, Ages 4 – 6

    Ramblers, Ages 4-5, half-day: 9 -11:45 am, $150/$200

    Explorers, Ages 5-6, full-day: 8:45 am – 2:45 pm, $280/$330

    Every week includes a field trip day to the Wildlife Education Center (parents to provide transportation).

    Trekkers & Trailblazers, Ages 7-12

    Trekkers, Ages 7-9; Trailblazers, Ages 10-12

    9 am  – 3 pm; $345/$400

    Spend 3 fun-packed days at our Outdoor Discovery Center and 2 days at other locations. One day we’ll explore the Hudson River (parents provide transportation) and one day we’ll go on an exciting field trip (transportation by chartered bus). Please note that some field trips depart early and return later to maximize the experience for the campers.

    Eco-Rangers, Ages 13-16, August 19-23

    Meets 9 am – 3 pm on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday

    6 pm Thursday until 8 am Friday

    $355/$410

    Three days of wilderness adventuring includes 2, all-day expeditions to explore the region’s natural treasures. Complete your adventure week with an overnight stay sleeping under the stars in a hammock you get to keep! Dinner, S’mores, and breakfast included.

    Teen Volunteers Needed, Ages 15-18

    Spend a week or more with our camp volunteering to assist the counselors. Don’t forget – volunteer hours are important for college applications and provide community service. Download an application at hhnm.org .

    ** This field trip departs at 8:30 am and returns at 3:30 pm

    *** Onsite “field trip”

    Become a Member

    Visit HHNM on Facebook,  Instagram & Twitter

    Read More

    CORNWALL - Science & Nature Summer Camp @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
    Outdoor Discovery Center at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $5/0

    Saturdays & Sundays for Summer 2020

    Closed 7/4 & 7/5

    45 minute sessions from 10 am – 4 pm

    A family/group can register for ONE (1) slot per weekend

    Each 45 minute session will have four (4) time slots available

    A time slot allows for a group of up to, but no more than six (6) people (including infants)

    Event Link

    PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and will open on Mondays at 12 pm for the upcoming weekend and close on Fridays at 3 pm (or until they fill up). Call Rob Lipkin Mondays 12 – 3 pm & Tuesdays – Fridays 10 am – 3 pm.

    Note: registration closes Fridays at 3 pm or until the slots fill up

    If you cannot call during these time, leave a message with your name, phone number, and desired date & time

     Upon arrival at the Outdoor Discovery Center, head to the Grasshopper Grove Gate to check in.

    Become a Member

    Visit HHNM on Facebook,  Instagram, Twitter & YouTube

    Read More

    CORNWALL - Grasshopper Grove @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
    Outdoor Discovery Center at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $5/0

    Saturdays & Sundays for Summer 2020

    Closed 7/4 & 7/5

    45 minute sessions from 10 am – 4 pm

    A family/group can register for ONE (1) slot per weekend

    Each 45 minute session will have four (4) time slots available

    A time slot allows for a group of up to, but no more than six (6) people (including infants)

    Event Link

    PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and will open on Mondays at 12 pm for the upcoming weekend and close on Fridays at 3 pm (or until they fill up). Call Rob Lipkin Mondays 12 – 3 pm & Tuesdays – Fridays 10 am – 3 pm.

    Note: registration closes Fridays at 3 pm or until the slots fill up

    If you cannot call during these time, leave a message with your name, phone number, and desired date & time

     Upon arrival at the Outdoor Discovery Center, head to the Grasshopper Grove Gate to check in.

    Become a Member

    Visit HHNM on Facebook,  Instagram, Twitter & YouTube

    Read More

    CORNWALL - Grasshopper Grove @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
    Hudson Highlands Nature Museum’s Outdoor Discovery Center | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $150-410

    Science & Nature Summer Camp 2020

    July 6 – 10:  Backbone Not Required/ Bear Mountain Zoo

    July 13 – 17:  Full STEAM Ahead/ Danbury Railway Museum

    July 20 – 24:  Adventure Quest/ Norrie Point Environmental Center

    July 27 – 31:  Animal Olympics/ Turtle Back Zoo**

    August 3 – 7:  Wonders of Water/ SplashDown Beach

    August 10 – 14:  Down on the Farm/ Bellvale Farms & Creamery

    August 17 – 21:  Muck and Slime Safari/ Mad Science ***

    August 24 – 28:  Pirates of the Hudson/ Hudson River Maritime Museum

    Ramblers & Explorers, Ages 4 – 6

    Ramblers, Ages 4-5, half-day: 9 -11:45 am, $150/$200

    Explorers, Ages 5-6, full-day: 8:45 am – 2:45 pm, $280/$330

    Every week includes a field trip day to the Wildlife Education Center (parents to provide transportation).

    Trekkers & Trailblazers, Ages 7-12

    Trekkers, Ages 7-9; Trailblazers, Ages 10-12

    9 am  – 3 pm; $345/$400

    Spend 3 fun-packed days at our Outdoor Discovery Center and 2 days at other locations. One day we’ll explore the Hudson River (parents provide transportation) and one day we’ll go on an exciting field trip (transportation by chartered bus). Please note that some field trips depart early and return later to maximize the experience for the campers.

    Eco-Rangers, Ages 13-16, August 19-23

    Meets 9 am – 3 pm on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday

    6 pm Thursday until 8 am Friday

    $355/$410

    Three days of wilderness adventuring includes 2, all-day expeditions to explore the region’s natural treasures. Complete your adventure week with an overnight stay sleeping under the stars in a hammock you get to keep! Dinner, S’mores, and breakfast included.

    Teen Volunteers Needed, Ages 15-18

    Spend a week or more with our camp volunteering to assist the counselors. Don’t forget – volunteer hours are important for college applications and provide community service. Download an application at hhnm.org .

    ** This field trip departs at 8:30 am and returns at 3:30 pm

    *** Onsite “field trip”

    Become a Member

    Visit HHNM on Facebook,  Instagram & Twitter

    Read More

    CORNWALL - Science & Nature Summer Camp @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
    Outdoor Discovery Center at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $5/0

    Saturdays & Sundays for Summer 2020

    Closed 7/4 & 7/5

    45 minute sessions from 10 am – 4 pm

    A family/group can register for ONE (1) slot per weekend

    Each 45 minute session will have four (4) time slots available

    A time slot allows for a group of up to, but no more than six (6) people (including infants)

    Event Link

    PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and will open on Mondays at 12 pm for the upcoming weekend and close on Fridays at 3 pm (or until they fill up). Call Rob Lipkin Mondays 12 – 3 pm & Tuesdays – Fridays 10 am – 3 pm.

    Note: registration closes Fridays at 3 pm or until the slots fill up

    If you cannot call during these time, leave a message with your name, phone number, and desired date & time

     Upon arrival at the Outdoor Discovery Center, head to the Grasshopper Grove Gate to check in.

    Become a Member

    Visit HHNM on Facebook,  Instagram, Twitter & YouTube

    Read More

    CORNWALL - Grasshopper Grove @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
    Outdoor Discovery Center at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $5/0

    Saturdays & Sundays for Summer 2020

    Closed 7/4 & 7/5

    45 minute sessions from 10 am – 4 pm

    A family/group can register for ONE (1) slot per weekend

    Each 45 minute session will have four (4) time slots available

    A time slot allows for a group of up to, but no more than six (6) people (including infants)

    Event Link

    PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and will open on Mondays at 12 pm for the upcoming weekend and close on Fridays at 3 pm (or until they fill up). Call Rob Lipkin Mondays 12 – 3 pm & Tuesdays – Fridays 10 am – 3 pm.

    Note: registration closes Fridays at 3 pm or until the slots fill up

    If you cannot call during these time, leave a message with your name, phone number, and desired date & time

     Upon arrival at the Outdoor Discovery Center, head to the Grasshopper Grove Gate to check in.

    Become a Member

    Visit HHNM on Facebook,  Instagram, Twitter & YouTube

    Read More

    CORNWALL - Grasshopper Grove @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
    Outdoor Discovery Center at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $5/0

    Saturdays & Sundays for Summer 2020

    Closed 7/4 & 7/5

    45 minute sessions from 10 am – 4 pm

    A family/group can register for ONE (1) slot per weekend

    Each 45 minute session will have four (4) time slots available

    A time slot allows for a group of up to, but no more than six (6) people (including infants)

    Event Link

    PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and will open on Mondays at 12 pm for the upcoming weekend and close on Fridays at 3 pm (or until they fill up). Call Rob Lipkin Mondays 12 – 3 pm & Tuesdays – Fridays 10 am – 3 pm.

    Note: registration closes Fridays at 3 pm or until the slots fill up

    If you cannot call during these time, leave a message with your name, phone number, and desired date & time

     Upon arrival at the Outdoor Discovery Center, head to the Grasshopper Grove Gate to check in.

    Become a Member

    Visit HHNM on Facebook,  Instagram, Twitter & YouTube

    Read More

    CORNWALL - Grasshopper Grove @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
    Outdoor Discovery Center at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum | 120 Muser Drive, Cornwall
    Website: | Phone: 845-534-5506 | Cost: $5/0

    Saturdays & Sundays for Summer 2020

    Closed 7/4 & 7/5

    45 minute sessions from 10 am – 4 pm

    A family/group can register for ONE (1) slot per weekend

    Each 45 minute session will have four (4) time slots available

    A time slot allows for a group of up to, but no more than six (6) people (including infants)

    Event Link

    PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED and will open on Mondays at 12 pm for the upcoming weekend and close on Fridays at 3 pm (or until they fill up). Call Rob Lipkin Mondays 12 – 3 pm & Tuesdays – Fridays 10 am – 3 pm.

    Note: registration closes Fridays at 3 pm or until the slots fill up

    If you cannot call during these time, leave a message with your name, phone number, and desired date & time

     Upon arrival at the Outdoor Discovery Center, head to the Grasshopper Grove Gate to check in.

    Become a Member

    Visit HHNM on Facebook,  Instagram, Twitter & YouTube

    Read More

    CORNWALL - Grasshopper Grove @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum