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Winter Break Camp

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Come “chill” with Fernbank! Explore wintery themes with Fernbank’s Winter Holiday Break Camps for ages 5-10. Your camper will discover arctic animals, the ice age, winter celebrations and more!  Alongside Fernbank educators, campers will play games, create crafts and dive into cool winter themes.

December 19-23, 2022 and December 26-30, 2022

Explore wintery themes with Fernbank’s Winter Holiday Break Camps for ages 5-10.

Camps include games, activities, and crafts centered around the theme of each day:

  • Weather Day: Campers will discover all the “cool” weather winter has to offer. Alongside Fernbank educators' campers will become junior meteorologists and explore winter weather through fun themes like astronomy, winter solstice and more!
  • Freeze Day: Brrr! Are you ready to dive into freezing temperatures? On this day campers will explore sub-zero fun through the three states of matter and chemistry! Activities for this day include borax snowflakes, liquid nitrogen demonstrations, and edible snowflakes.
  • Arctic Animals: How do animals thrive in subzero temperatures? Through adaptations! Campers will learn about the adaptations of arctic swimmers, walkers, and waddlers. Activities may include narwhal sock puppet, playing with blubber and more.
  • Ice Age: Campers will discover how paleontologists use their science to help us understand the Ice Age. Activities may include fossil excavations, cave paintings, and more!
  • Winter Celebrations: Campers will become world travelers and learn about different winter celebrations across the globe! Campers will learn about different celebrations like three kings' day, Chinese New Year, and more!  

Specific activities are subject to change without notice.

Ages:

Winter Break  Camp is available for ages 5-10. Your camper must be within this range by the first day of camp.

Registration:

Registration opens November 7 at 12 noon    

Cost: $300 for members; $350 for non-members.   

Hours: Fernbank’s Winter Break  Camp runs Monday through Friday from 9am to 4pm.

Pre-Care: Pre-Care is available from 8:15 am to 9:00am and costs $5 per day or $20 for the week. Only full-week Pre-Care registration is available online. Single-day Pre-Care registration will be available on-site during camp.

After-Care: After-Care is available from 4:00pm to 5:30pm and costs $10 per day or $40 for the week. Only full-week After-Care registration is available online. Single-day After-Care registration will be available on-site during camp.

COVID Protocols: Please see the following document for our Camp COVID protocols.  

Cancellation Policy:

  • A $50 fee will be charged for all cancellations.
  • The deadline to receive a refund for cancellation is Monday, December 5, 2022. After December 5, no refunds will be issued for cancellations.
  • If minimum enrollment is not met, we reserve the right to cancel a camp session and issue a full refund.
  • Refunds will not be given for campers who miss camp days due to illness, including COVID.

Contact the Education Department at Camps@FernbankMuseum.org 404.929.6311 for more information.

Registration

To register, please use the following link to create an account.

https://fernbank.campmanagement.com/enroll

If you already have an account, please use the following link to login.

https://fernbank.campmanagement.com/campers

Contact the Education Department at Camps@FernbankMuseum.org or 404.929.6311 for more information.