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Seasonal Camps

Phipps' Seasonal Camps, offered year round, connect youth ages 2 - 9 to nature, science and healthy living through fun, participatory environment-based activities—from growing and cooking their own vegetables, crafting with recycled materials, and drawing and photographing nature while exploring the Conservatory and outdoor gardens. Each camp day includes a healthy plant-related snack.

To learn more and register a special child in your life, please call 412/441-4442, ext. 3925.

No classes are scheduled at this time, Please check back at a later date.

Evening Ed-ventures (ages 6-9)

Dates: Fridays
Time: 6:30- 9:30 p.m.
Fee: $ 22 members; $25 non-members
Location: Science Education Classroom, CSL

Phipps Evening Ed-ventures are for children ages 6-9. Each session has a separate, exciting theme and will include an element of science, healthy living, and exploration of the Conservatory. Campers will also enjoy a healthy snacks. It’s kids’ (parents’) night out!

Friday, Nov 14:  Art Party! 
Search the Conservatory for items to use to make art!

This program is now filled. Please call 412/441-4442 ext. 3925 or email edu@phipps.conservatory.org to be placed on the waiting list.

For Evening Ed-ventures in other seasons, please see the appropriate tab above.

Little Sprouts: Single Servings

Dates: Fridays
Time: 9:30-10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.-noon
Fee: $ 14 members; $16 non-members
Location: Tropical Forest Palm Circle

Phipps presents one-day versions of our popular Little Sprouts Camps for 2-3 year-old campers and a caregiver. Each session will take place in the Tropical Forest and include stories, songs, interactive lessons, and healthy snacks. Adult attendance is required. Register for one or for multiple.

October 17: My Favorite Fruits, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.: Sold Out




October 17: My Favorite Fruits, 11 a.m. - noon: Sold Out


November 21:Our Desert Adventure, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.: Registration is now closed.

November 21:Our Desert Adventure, 11 a.m. - noon: Sold Out




For Single Servings in other seasons, please see the appropriate tab above.

Evening Ed-ventures (ages 6-9)

Dates: Fridays
Time: 6:30- 9:30 p.m.
Fee: $ 22 members; $25 non-members
Location: Science Education Classroom, CSL

Phipps Evening Ed-ventures are for children ages 6-9. Each session has a separate, exciting theme and will include an element of science, healthy living, and exploration of the Conservatory. Campers will make their own healthy snacks. It’s kids’ (parents’) night out!


Friday, Feb 13: Conservation Investigation
Come solve a conservation mystery at the Conservatory!


Note: Registration and payment are per session. Register a second child at 50% off!

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For Evening Ed-ventures in other seasons, please see the appropriate tab above.

Little Sprouts: Single Servings

Dates: Fridays
Time: 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. - noon
Fee: $ 14 members; $16 non-members
Location: Tropical Forest Palm Circle

Phipps presents one-day versions of our popular Little Sprouts Camps for 2-3 year-old campers and their caregiver. Each session will take place in the Tropical Forest and include stories, songs, interactive lessons, and healthy snacks. Adult attendance is required. Register for one or for multiple.

Please Note: Our Bug Friends will take place in the Center for Sustainable Landscapes classroom only, due to construction in the Tropical Forest.

January 16:  Our Bug Friends: 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

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January 16:  Our Bug Friends: 11 a.m. - noon: Sold Out



Note: Both camps within the same day will have the same lesson.


February 20:  Wonderful Worms: 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

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February 20:  Wonderful Worms: 11 a.m. - noon

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For Single Servings in other seasons, please see the appropriate tab above.

Little Sprouts: Single Servings

Dates: Friday
Time: 9:30-10:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. - noon
Fee: $ 14 members; $16 non-members
Location: Tropical Forest Palm Circle

Phipps presents one-day versions of our popular Little Sprouts Camps for 2-3 year-old campers and a caregiver. Each session will take place in the Tropical Forest and include stories, songs, interactive lessons, and healthy snacks. Adult attendance is required. Register for one or for multiple.

March 20: Lovely Ladybugs, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

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March 20: Lovely Ladybugs, 11 a.m. - noon

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For Single Servings in other seasons, please see the appropriate tab above.

Evening Ed-ventures (ages 6-9)

Dates: Fridays
Time: 6:30- 9:30 p.m.
Fee: $ 22 members; $25 non-members
Location: Science Education Classroom, CSL

Phipps Evening Ed-ventures are for children ages 6-9. Each session has a separate, exciting theme and will include an element of science, healthy living, and exploration of the Conservatory. Campers will also enjoy a healthy snacks. It’s kids’ (parents’) night out!

Friday, Mar. 27:  Fun with Food!
Learn about healthy foods through crafts, games and cooking!

Note: Registration and payment are per session.

Register a second child at 50% off!

Select Your Pricing Option:


All payments processed securely via PayPal™


For Evening Ed-ventures in other seasons, please see the appropriate tab above.

 

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be made at least 72 hours in advance to receive full refund. Requests to exchange existing registration for registration of equal value for another camp must be made at least 24 hours in advance. No other refunds or exchanges will be accepted.