Experience the sights and sounds of Rock Creek Park
Registration for all camps begins May 19
Astronomy Camps: July 1: Ages 9-11 and August 12: Ages 7-8
Astronomy Camp will further camper's understanding of and appreciation forastronomy and the night sky. Activities will include hands-on activities, planetarium programs, completing a special Dark Sky Junior Ranger booklet, stargazing session, and more.
Two Day Junior Ranger Camps: July 19-20: Ages 9-11 and August 9-10: Ages 7-8
The Junior Ranger Camp serves as a general introduction for children to the natural and cultural resources of Rock Creek Park. Campers will enjoy a nature hike, an astronomyprogram in the planetarium, a visit to historic Peirce Mill, arts and crafts, trail games, and more.
For more information or to register, contact the Rock Creek Park Nature Center at (202) 895-6070.
Bring a backpack to carry all your stuff
Water or a sports drink to stay hydrated
Snacks and a bag lunch to stay energized
Hiking boots or tennis shoes for healthy feet (no sandals or flip-flops)
Sunscreen, hat, and sunglasses are highly recommended because it's sunny in D.C.