In addition to regular programs, Marshy Point offers a variety of fun, affordable summer camps for kids ages 4 to 12.

To see some of last year’s camps in action, go to Photos and Videos and click on the ‘Summer Camp’ category. You can also check out camp photos on our Facebook page.

Three kids use nets to look for fish et al in shallow water

2017 Summer Camps

All camps are open to the public. To learn more about this year’s camps, see our 2017 summer camp flyer.

Camp Dates

Due to popular demand, some summer camps are being offered more than once this summer. However, there is a one-week-per-child limit for the daytime camps.

Here are this year’s camp weeks. (Or, you can view the dates as a PDF.)

Chesapeake Camp

For ages 10 & 11
9:30 am–2:30 pm
$125 for 1 week

  • Week 1: July 17-21
  • Week 2: July 31-Aug. 4

From Rivers to the Bay

For ages 11 & 12
9:30 am–2:30 pm
$150 for 1 week

  • Week: Aug. 14-18

Bay Explorers

For ages 6 & 7, and 8 & 9
9:30 am–2:30 pm
$100 for 1 week ($75 for 4-day Week #2)

  • Week 1: June 26-30 (ages 6-7)
  • Week 2: July 3,5,6,7 (ages 6-7) (no camp July 4th)
  • Week 3: July 10-14 (ages 8-9)
  • Week 4: Aug. 21-25 (ages 8-9)

Pollywog Camp

For ages 4 & 5
9:30 am–12:30 pm
$75 for 1 week

  • Week 1: June 19-23
  • Week 2: Aug. 7-11

Animal Eco-Adventures (Evening Cool Camp)

For ages 5 to 7 (a parent is required to stay during this camp)
6–8 pm
$30 for 5 nights

  • Tues. nights: July 11, 18, 25, and Aug. 1, 8

Outdoor Living Skills (Evening Cool Camp)

For ages 8 to 11 (a parent is required to stay during this camp)
6–8 pm
$30 for 5 nights

  • Wed. nights: July 12, 19, 26, and Aug. 2, 9

Three kids use nets to look for fish et al in shallow water

Camp Registration

Before registering, please make sure that your child meets the age requirement for the camp s/he wants to attend.

Camp registrations for MPNCC Members will begin March 1. Registration for non-members will follow on March 15. Reservations will be accepted Monday through Friday during Center hours on a first-come, first-served basis.

NEW THIS YEAR: All camp registrations must be done over the phone or in-person to secure a spot. There is no fill-out form to register by mail.

Once registered, your camp payment must be received (online at, or by mailing a check with a copy of the info. sheet) within 3 to 5 days, or your reservation will be yielded to the wait list. Payments are considered donations and are non-refundable unless camp is filled or cancelled by us.

If you require special accommodations (i.e., language interpreter, large print, etc.), please call 410-887-5370 (TDD: 410-887-5319).

Want to get camp information first next year? Become a Marshy Point member today! Members also receive a 10% discount on camp registration fees. Please note that all MPNCC memberships run September 1st thru August 31st. Fees are not pro-rated if you become a member in-between those dates.