Camps 2017

Registration is closed.
Fall Break Camp
Thursday, Oct. 19 and Friday Oct. 20

Send your children on a fun-filled adventure to meet new friends and burn off energy. Campers have fun while gaining appreciation for nature by meeting live animals, building forts, and getting their hands dirty.

Printable Registration Form
Return form and payment to our office by email, fax, or drop off by Oct. 13.

Check-in: 8:15 - 8:30 a.m.
Check-out: 3 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Location: Dodge Nature Center, Main Office Entrance 1
365 Marie Ave. W. West St. Paul

Application can be handed in, mailed, faxed to 651-455-2575 or email.
Registration is first-come, first-served basis. Spots are only guaranteed once registration and payment are received.

Animal Adventures
Snakes, squirrels and salamanders are just some of the animals you’ll learn about in this camp. We’ll spend the day hiking the trails, playing games, feeding and handling Dodge Nature Center’s animals and more.

(FULL) Grades K-1     Thursday, October 19

DodgeWars: The Force of Nature
It is time for you to begin your training. From a galaxy far away the lessons of the Jedi have been brought to Earth. As you connect to other creatures you will feel the force following through you. When you are ready, you will begin your light saber training, but beware of the dark side.

Grades K-1     Friday, October 20

Grades 2-4      Thursday, October 19

Farm Foods
Spend the day learning about where food comes from as you get to experience life on the farm. We’ll do chores and feed the animals. After the work is done we’ll cook delicious treats to eat.

Grades 5-8      Thursday, October 19

Grades 2-4      Friday, October 20

Register for one or both days of camp.
Pre-registration and pre-payment are required, by Friday, Oct. 13, 2017.
Cost per Day: $50
Scholarships are available.


Other Information You Need To Know

WEATHER: Camps will not be cancelled due to inclement weather; activities will be adjusted for the safety of the children. Always dress campers to be comfortable in forecasted weather conditions.

STAFFING: Your camper will be safe with highly trained naturalists and volunteers. Grades K-1 ,ratio 1 to 10. Grades 2 -8 ,1 to 13.

ZERO TOLERENCE: DNC has the right to dismiss a camper without a refund for violating the no tolerance policty for physical and verbal violence. Dodge must remain a safe and friendly environment for all of our campers, students, and visitors.

FEES TO AVOID: All cancellation requests submitted before Sept. 30, 2016 will receive a refund minus $25 processing fee. No refunds will be given after Sept. 30, 2016. There is a $5 late pick-up fee for each 15 minute period, or fraction thereof, following stated pick-up time.

Sue Richter, Registrar

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