Campers have fun while gaining appreciation for nature by meeting live animals, building forts, and getting their hands dirty.

Fall Break Camps 2020

Dodge is offering three days of Fall Break Camp this year: October 14, 15, and 16. One theme is offered for both grade levels: Forts and Fires. To ensure equal opportunities for as many kids as possible to experience camp, you are permitted to register your child for only one day of camp.
All camps cost $55. Interested in applying for a scholarship? Find more information here.

New safety guidelines and camp procedures have been established. See ‘Information You Need to Know’ below for details.

All Fall Break Camps are full. Contact us at to be added to the waitlist.

How to register

1. Fill out the Camper Registration Form.
2. If you were awarded a scholarship, please contact Rosie Johnson, Office Coordinator, at to process your reduced payment.
3. If you do not have a scholarship, select only one day of camp below and complete payment.

Fall Camps

MEA Break October 2020

Fall Camps for children in Grades 1-5
Wednesday, Oct. 14, Thursday, Oct. 15 and Friday, Oct. 16, 2020
Check-in: 8:15 -8:30 a.m.  Check-out: 3:00-3:15 p.m.
Fall camps are full of energy and seasonal color. Send the kids on over to the nature center during MEA break!

Camp Theme — Forts and Fires
Build and practice the skills every outdoors-person needs. Use your resourcefulness to create shelters and structures with sticks, rocks, leaves and other natural materials. Learn how to build a good cooking fire and practice your campfire culinary skills making tasty treats. Creativity is key as you build and cook your way through the day!

Select one day of camp to register:
October 14 | Grades 1-2 – FULL
October 14 | Grades 3-5 FULL

October 15 | Grades 1-2 – FULL
October 15 | Grades 3-5 FULL

October 16 | Grades 1-2 – FULL
October 16 | Grades 3-5 – FULL

Spring Break Camps

Spring Camps for Grades K-8
Check-in: 8:15-8:30 a.m.  Check-out: 3:00-3:15 p.m.
Spend spring break outdoors. The weather might be unpredictable, but the forecast shows a 100% chance of fun!

Summer Camps

Summer Camps for children entering Grades 1-8
See Dodge Nature Preschool for Pre-K
June – August
These four day camps run Monday – Thursday
Check-in: 8:15-8:30 a.m.  Check-out: 3:00-3:15 p.m.
Bring your sense of adventure to camp this summer. New friendships and a sense of independence included in this summer experience!

Information You Need to Know

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