Give your kids an exciting summer experience in one of the most beautiful places in Miami. Choose from environmental science and art themed weeks that will be sure to inspire you child to get outside and explore the world around them. 


Spring Break—EDIBLE ART CAMP WITH ARTIST HILLARY PARKER for ages 8-11

Join naturalist and artist, Hillary Parker and have fun creating and illustrating some delicious edible art.  Students will work in a studio and outdoors throughout Fairchild while gathering and sketching edible plants, fruits, and veggies and creating recipes to prepare and sample. On the first day of camp a $10 fee will be collected for art supplies provided by the instructor.


Mondays, April 10 – 14 (five sessions) from 10:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Fee per week: Member child, $185; Non-member child, $225

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JUNIOR NATURALIST CAMP for Ages 6-9

Join us this summer as campers explore nature, science, and art through exciting hands-on activities using the Garden as a living laboratory!

Fee per week: Member child, $185; Non-member child, $225


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Space is limited.


New! Summer Camp After-Care from 3:30 to 5:00 pm (
applies to Junior Naturalist and Science Detective Camps ONLY)

Working parents, don't fret, Fairchild  now offers aftercare for all Junior Naturalist and Science Detective Camps. Space is limited, registration required in advance.


Week 1: June 19 − 23 The Great Outdoors
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Week 2: Jun 26 − 30 Where the Wild Things Live
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Week 3: July 3 − 7 (No camp July 4) Plant-Animal Interactions
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Week 4: July 10 − 14 Earth, Sea, and Sky
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Week 5: July 17 − 21 Experimenting with Nature
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Week 6: July 24 − 28 Caring for our World
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

NEW SCIENCE DETECTIVE CAMP for Ages 10-13

Step into the shoes of scientists as you uncover the mysteries of tropical plants, chemistry, engineering and more through project based exploration.  Registration opens January 17, 2017.

Fee per week: Member child, $185; Non-member child, $225

Week 1: July 10 − 14 Our Living Planet  
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Week 2: July 17− 21 Bugs, Buds and More 
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Week 3: July 24 −28 Inspired by Nature 

9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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Space is limited.



ART CAMP SESSIONS

DRAWN TO NATURE ART CAMP WITH HILLARY PARKER for ages 8-11

Join naturalist and artist, Hillary Parker as we observe, explore, discover and create beautiful works of art that are inspired by the natural beauty of  Fairchild.  Using colored pencils, watercolors, collage, pen and ink and mixed media, students will learn while creating works of art. On the first day of camp a $10 fee will be collected for art supplies provided by the instructor.

June 12 – 16 from 10:00 to 2:00 p.m.

Fee: Member child, $185; Non-member child, $225

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EDIBLE ART CAMP WITH ARTIST HILLARY PARKER for ages 8-11

Join naturalist and artist, Hillary Parker and have fun creating and illustrating some delicious edible art.  Students will work in a studio and outdoors throughout Fairchild while gathering and sketching edible plants, fruits, and veggies and creating recipes to prepare and sample. On the first day of camp a $10 fee will be collected for art supplies provided by the instructor.

Week 2: June 19 – 23 from 10:00 to 2:00 p.m.

Fee per week: Member child, $185; Non-member child, $225

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