Summer Camps

Summer Day Camps

 

In the summer we offer nature day camps for different age groups. Day campers spend their days exploring the habitats of Iowa County, trying out exciting outdoor activities, discovering nature, and having fun! See a list of this summers offerings below.

Summer day camps are limited to 10 campers, and all COVID-19 health and safety measures will be in place.

Pre-registration is required at this website https://www.mycountyparks.com/County/Iowa/Events.aspx

To complete registration a ICCB Summer Camp Health Emergency Contact Covid-19 Disclaimer Form must be completed and turned in to mbulger@co.iowa.ia.us  The form can be found on the registration website page.

Once all materials and payment is received, you will receive a confirmation email with additional information and details about camp.

Email mbulger@co.iowa.ia.us with any questions.

 

Summer Camp Topic and Age Group Date Time Location
Nocturnal Animals – Storytime (3-4 yrs old w/ adult) Summer Day Camp 6/8/2021 7-8p Shelter#5 at Lake Iowa Park
Nocturnal Animals – Jr. Naturalist (9-13 yr olds) Summer Day Camp 6/10/2021 7-10p Shelter#5 at Lake Iowa Park
Nocturnal Animals – Nestling (5-6 yr olds) Summer Day Camp 6/15/2021 7-9p Shelter#5 at Lake Iowa Park
Nocturnal Animals – Fledgling (7-8 yr olds) Summer Day Camp 6/17/2021 7-10p Shelter#5 at Lake Iowa Park
Aquatic Habitats and Animals – Storytime(3-4 yrs old w/ adult) Summer Day Camp 7/13/2021 9-10a North Shelter at Gateway Park
Aquatic Habitats and Recreation-Jr. Naturalist(9-13 yr olds)Summer Day Camp 7/15/2021 9a-Noon Shop Building at Gateway Park
Aquatic Habitats and Animals – Nestling (5-6 year olds) Summer Day Camp 7/20/2021 9-11a North Shelter at Gateway Park
Aquatic Habitats and Animals – Fledgling (7-8 year olds) Summer Day Camp 7/22/2021 9a-Noon North Shelter at Gateway Park

Summer Camp Take Home Kits

 

Iowa County Conservation will be offering Summer Camp Take Home Kits this summer. All kits will be FREE, and made possible by the Friends of Iowa County Conservation Foundation!

We have put together some fun activities with take home kits so you can learn about and explore nature! Each week we will have different topics for the following age groups: Storytime (3-4 years old), Nestling (5-6 years old), Fledgling 7-9 (years old), and Jr. Naturalist (10-13 years old).

Kits will be distributed at Lake Iowa Park every Monday from 9a to Noon. Virtual resources and videos will also be sent by email for the topics as part of the summer camp kits.

Summer Camp take home kits are limited to 20 campers, and Pre-registration is Required. Pre-registration for summer camp take home kits will open on April 12th on this website. https://www.mycountyparks.com/County/Iowa/Events.aspx

You will receive a confirmation email if the kits are still available with additional information about the kit pick up times and location. Email mbulger@co.iowa.ia.us with any questions.

 

Take Home Kit Topic and Age Groups Pick-up Date Time Location
Nocturnal Animals – Storytime (3-4 yr olds) and Jr. Naturalist (9-13 yr olds) 6/7/2021 9a-12p Lake Iowa Park
Nocturnal Animals – Nestling (5-6 yr olds) and Fledgling (7-8 yr olds) 6/14/2021 9a-12p Lake Iowa Park
Animal Tracking – Storytime (3-4 yr olds) and Jr Naturalsit (9-13 yr olds) 6/21/2021 9a-12p Lake Iowa Park
Animal Tracking – Nestling (5-6 yr olds) and Fledgling (7-8 yr olds) 6/28/2021 9a-12p Lake Iowa Park
Aquatic Habitats and Animals-Storytime (3-4 yr olds) and Jr Naturalist (9-13 yr olds) 7/7/2021 9a-12p Lake Iowa Park
Aquatic Habitats and Animals – Nestling(5-6 yr olds) and Fledgling(7-8 yr olds) 7/12/2021 9a-12p Lake Iowa Park
Nature Art/Journaling – Storytime(3-4 yr olds) and Jr Naturalist (9-13 yr olds) 7/19/2021 9a-12p Lake Iowa Park
Nature Art/Journaling – Nestling (5-6 yr olds) and Fledgling (7-8 yr olds) 7/26/2021 9a-12p Lake Iowa Park