Campers and volunteers with canoesIn addition to regular programs, Marshy Point offers a variety of fun, affordable summer camps for kids ages 4 to 12. All camps are open to the public.

You can check out photos from our past camps on our Facebook page. There are also videos from past years on our Photos and Videos page (click on the ‘Summer Camp’ category).

2019 Camp Dates and Availability

Due to popular demand, some summer camps are being offered more than once this summer. However, there is a limit of one daytime and one evening camp per child.

Three kids use nets to look for fish et al in shallow waterAs of Wednesday, June 12th, camp availability is as follows. Please contact the Nature Center for the latest information.

Bay Explorers

For ages 6 & 7, and 8 & 9
9:30 am–2:30 pm
$150 for 1 week ($125 for members)
Week 1: June 24-28 (ages 6-7)–FULL
Week 2: July 8-12 (ages 8-9)–FULL
Week 3: August 12-16 (ages 8-9)–FULL
Week 4: August 19-23 (ages 6-7)–FULL

Chesapeake Camp

For ages 10 & 11
9:30 am–2:30 pm
$150 for 1 week ($125 for members)
Week 1: July 15-19–FULL
Week 2: July 22-26–FULL

From Rivers to the Bay

For ages 11 & 12
9:30 am–2:30 pm
$175 for 1 week ($150 for members)
Week: August 5-9–FULL

Pollywog Camp

For ages 4 & 5
9:30 am–12:30 pm
$125 for 1 week ($100 for members)
Week 1: June 17-21–FULL
Week 2: July 29-August 2–FULL

NEW! Sunset Camp (drop-off evening camp)

For ages 5 to 7, 8 & 9, and 10 to 12
6–9 pm
$125 for 1 week ($100 for members)
Week 1: July 22-26 (ages 5-7)–FULL; waitlist available
Week 2: July 29-August 2 (ages 8-9)–15 spots available
Week 3: August 5-9 (ages 10-12)–15 spots available

To learn more about this year’s camps, see our 2019 summer camp flyer.

To print out this year’s registration form (for in-person and mail-in registrations), click here.

How to Register

Reservations are accepted Monday through Friday during Center hours (9 am to 4 pm) on a first-come, first-served basis. Before registering, please make sure that your child meets the age requirement for the camp s/he wants to attend. NO exceptions.

Camp registrations are accepted in-person, by mail, or over the phone. Please do not leave voice mails. Mail-in registrations will be processed upon receipt, not by postmark date.

NEW THIS YEAR: Full payment is due with registration. Payments can be made online via our web site, or by check. (Please do not mail cash.) There will be a computer set up at the Nature Center to accept online payments for in-person registrations. All payments are considered donations and are non-refundable unless camp is filled or cancelled by us.