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One-day Nature Camps for Elementary Children

Posted at 11:16 AM, Jul 22, 2019

LANSING, Mich. — If your camper’s schedule doesn’t permit a week of camp, they can still connect with nature at the Harris Nature Center, 3998 Van Atta Road by participating in a One-day Nature Camp for children entering kindergarten through 6th grades on August 8th and 9th. The camps meet from 9 am to 3 pm and have a $32 fee. All campers will receive a camp tee shirt. Campers must bring a sack lunch and should dress for the weather. For more information, contact hnc@meridian.mi.us or 517.349.3866.

“These camps are jam-packed with nature experiences,” said Senior Park Naturalist Kati Adams. “Kids will spend time exploring in the outdoors, meeting lots of animals and making a nature connection that they will always remember.”

The camps also include games, crafts, nature activities and time with live animals. Registration for all Nature Camps is ongoing.

One-day Nature Camps include the themes Insect Adventures and Frogs and Friends for kids entering kindergarten and 1st grade; River Rascals and Animal World for kids entering 2nd and 3rd grades; Rock Hounds and Wildlife Explorers for kids entering 4th through 6th grades. Please call or check the Meridian Township website for the exact dates of each camp.

For more information about this and other programs offered at the Harris Nature Center, contact 517.349.3866 or hnc@meridian.mi.us and find out more online at www.meridian.mi.us and http://www.facebook.com/HarrisNatureCenterand http://www.twitter.com/HarrisNatureCnt.

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