Summer Camps are BACK in 2021! Camp Discovery will occur weekly starting June 7th through July 23rd. Discovery Center Summer Camps give kids a perfect mix of learning and fun, which is why the DHDC has been voted *BEST DAY CAMP* for several years! The learning opportunities are rich with updated, science-based curriculum and qualified teachers. Plus each week of camp is jam-packed with hands-on science activities and experiments, crafts, discovery and FUN!! This year, each camper (Grades 1-6) will enjoy one day each week outdoors at Wildcat Bluff Nature Center. Camp Discovery is offered for ages 3 through entering 6th grade. Registration link coming soon.
Morning Camps (3 year olds only) 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Must be potty trained.
Full-Day Camps (ages 4 through entering 6th grade) 9:00 am – 4:00 pm*
Full-day campers need to bring a sack lunch and drink that does not need to be refrigerated or heated.
*See below for pre-care, after-care and lunch options.
Wildcat Bluff Nature Center – 1st – 6th graders will attend camp at Wildcat Bluff ONE day each week.
Tuesday: 1st & 2nd Grade
Wednesday: 3rd & 4th Grade
Thursday: 5th & 6th Grade
June 7 – 11: Oceanography – Explore Creatures of the deep sea.
June 14-18: Space – Investigate the new frontier.
June 21-25: Zoology – Reptiles, mammals, insects…oh my! Discover animals far and wide.
June 28-July 2: Science of Superheroes – Uncover the science behind what makes a superhero so super!
July 5-9: Code Masters – Learn the building blocks of our digital world.
July 12-16: Paleontology – Travel back in time to unearth the land of the dinosaurs.
July 19-23: Engineering – Construct and create as you explore the world of engineering.
Capacity is limited, register early to guarantee a spot!
Masks are required for everyone entering the building and health screenings are in place for your safety.
PRE-CARE AND AFTER-CARE OPTIONS
Pre-Care: 7:45 – 9:00 am
$30 per week
After-Care: 4:00 – 5:15 pm
$30 per week
Pick up and drop off for Pre/After Care will be located in the WEST wing. Use the sidewalk to the left of the main entrance for access.
Full-day campers need to bring a sack lunch and drink that does not need to be refrigerated or heated. DHDC will offer a box lunch for a weekly fee. Details and pricing TBD.
Wildcat Bluff Nature Center
2301 N Soncy Rd, Amarillo, TX 79124
Click here for directions from the Discovery Center to Wildcat Bluff Nature Center. Please drop your child off at WCBNC on their designated day each week.
1st & 2nd Grade – Tuesdays at Wildcat Bluff
3rd & 4th Grade – Wednesdays at Wildcat Bluff
5th & 6th Grade – Thursdays at Wildcat Bluff