Explore our seasonal camps for ages 2 – 13 and let us immerse your child in the incredible world of Phipps. Highlighting ecology, conservation, healthy living and art concepts through hands-on activities, each session includes nutritious snacks and take-home crafts. To learn even more, please call 412/441-4442, ext. 3925.
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Little Sprouts: Single Servings
Ages 2 – 3
Mondays and Fridays | 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. or 11 a.m. – noon
Attend a one-day camp on plants, bugs and more with a curious preschooler in your life. Each session includes stories, songs, interactive lessons and a healthy snack. Adult accompaniment is required for each of these programs.
Ages 4 – 11
Fridays beginning Feb. 19 | 6 – 8 p.m.
Phipps loves families! Each Family Night program will be located in the SEED Classroom and have a separate theme. Children ages 4 – 11 will have an exciting night out filled with scientific exploration, art and a healthy snack.
Saturday Single Serving Class
Ages 3 – 12
Sat., April 16 | 10 a.m. – noon
New this year, we will be offering a special Saturday program for youth ages 3 – 12 located in either the SEED Classroom or the CSL Classroom. Children will have an exciting morning filled with scientific exploration, art and a healthy snack as they learn about the adaptations of plants, fish and bugs around the SEED Classroom.
Summer Camp Launch Party
Ages 2 – 13
Fri., May 20 | 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Join the science education staff for upcycled crafts, games and a pot-a-plant activity to kick off summer camp season! This event is free to attend and no reservation is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Little Sprouts: Summer Camps
Ages 2 – 4
From dirt and gardens to worms and fruits, our youngest learners will love the new slate of engaging summer camps. Adult accompaniment is required for each of these programs.
Seedling Scientists: Summer Camps
Ages 4 and 5
The natural world comes to life for little ones in these camps through fun themes including fairy tales, backyard art, crawling critters and wonderful worms.
Budding Botanists: Summer Camps
Ages 6 – 13
Older campers get the chance to dig even deeper in week-long programs on topics like edible gardens, sustainable plant care and upcycled art.
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