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CAMPS FULL: As of this moment, all remaining Junior Ranger Camps are currently FULL. The number of campers for each week is set to a ratio that ensures the safety of the children. If you would like your child to be placed on a waiting list, in case of cancellations, please email veronica@naranjomuseum.org. 

CAMP FULL: Dinosaurs & Paleontology 1st-3rd Grade: July 10th-14th (deadline July 3):  Learning what it is like to be a paleontologist, doing crafts and activities that are similar to the work of paleontologist, learning about different dinosaurs and where their fossils can be found, exploring what we can learning from a fossil. 

CAMP FULL: Dinosaurs & Paleontology 4th-7th Grade: July 17th-21st: Researching real paleontologist and their discoveries, doing a dig simulation and the steps taken to preserve fossils and data, doing experiments and crafts related to the work of paleontologists,  learning all the information available by looking at fossils. 

CAMP FULL: Earth Science 1st-3rd Grade: July 31st-August 4th (deadline July 24) : Learning about the Earth through crafts and experiments, learning how to make new things from recycled items, learning how to take care of the world around us.

Camp Full Earth Science 4th-7th Grade: August 7th-11th (deadline July 31): Doing Earth Science-related experiments and activities, creating new uses out of recycled items, learning the importance of taking care of the world around us.


What time is Junior Ranger Camp?  Junior ranger camp is Monday-Friday 8am-5pm. Early drop off is from 7:30am-8:00am, late pickup is from 5:00pm-5:30pm.

What age groups can go to Junior Ranger Camp? We have camp weeks for kids going into 1st-3rd grade and for kids going into 4th-7th grade. It is according to the grade that your child will be entering in fall 2017.

How much is Junior Ranger Camp? Junior Ranger Camp is $85.00 per week per child.

Do you provide lunch? No, your child will need to bring a sack lunch, plenty of water and snacks to Junior Ranger Camp.

What do the children do at camp? Children take part in hands-on activities such as crafts, games and projects that have to do with the theme they are learning about that week. The camp day is broken up to where the kids have time in the museum, in the classroom and sometime outside as well.  The children also have snack/lunch breaks.

How do I register for Junior Ranger Camp? Once the dates/deadlines and online forms have been uploaded, you may register either online, at the museum or mail in forms with payment. Registration is only complete when you have (1.) turned in the completed forms and (2.)paid a deposit of $45.00. The remaining $40.00 of the camp cost is due on the first day of camp.

How does my child get a Camp T-shirt? Free Camp Shirts are an incentive for parents to register their campers early. Your child must be registered by May 12th to receive a camp t-shirt.

How can I learn more about Junior Ranger Camp? Pictures from previous camp years are posted on the Naranjo Museum facebook page and you can also contact Veronica Amoe with any questions you may have. (936)-639-3466 veronica@naranjomuseum.org.



Posted February 14, 2017
Categories: Blog, education, The Museum

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