7-9yo Camp Descriptions

American Girl: World Explorers *NEW*

  • Session 1: May 30 – June 2
    9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 4 Day Camp
    Price $150
  • Session 2: July 3 – July 5-7
    9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 4 Day Camp
    Price: $150

Explore the world! Travel to France, China and Mexico and experience international culture through crafts, games, and food. Culminate the week with an International Dessert Day for your camp friends and dolls. Camp includes a tree canopy obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

Science In The Forest

  • Session 1: May 30-June 2
    9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 4 Day Camp
    Price $150
  • Session 2: June 12 – 16
    9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
    Price $175

This is the camp for kids who love all things outdoors! Spend the week exploring different areas of science both inside our building and in the EHC forest. Become a naturalist like James Audubon and Rachel Carson. Discover botany, entomology, microscopy and hydrology! Join us as we float, roll, dig, and fly through a week of hands-on science! Camp includes a tree canopy obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

LEGO Beasts & Bricks *NEW*

  • Session 1: June 5-9
    9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
    Price $175
  • Session 2: June 19-23
    9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
    Price $175

The Beasts & Bricks camp will provide a STEAM experience that engages children both mentally and physically. Campers use the LEGO EV3 robots to protect our animal friends. Campers go outdoors every day to explore local habitats and interact with and care for some of the EHC’s animals. Camp includes a tree canopy obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

Prehistoric Georgia

June 5-9
9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
Price $175

Dig, dig, dig! Young paleontologists explore the world of dinosaurs and fossils with an emphasis on Georgia’s prehistory. Build your own model dinosaur skeleton and do some dino dancing! Discover the culture of Native Americans through hands-on activities and games. Camp includes a treetop obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

Crafts and Critters

  • Session 1: June 26-30
    9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
    Price $175
  • Session 2: July 31 – August 4
    9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
    Price $175

Does your child enjoy using his/her imagination, creating crafts and exploring the forest? If so, this is the camp for them! Create treasures using supplies found in nature and discover how animals use the same elements for their homes and for survival! This camp includes a treetop obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

Archaeology and the Ancient World

June 12-16
9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
Price $175

Become a young Indiana Jones as you explore the world of long ago! Learn about mummies, decipher hieroglyphics, discover Roman mosaics, and investigate ancient mysteries through crafts, games, and a mock archaeological dig. Camp includes a treetop obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

Bugs and Other Uggs!

June 19-23
9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
Price $175

Reptiles, amphibians, insects and spiders make their way through this week’s camp. Campers explore habitats, characteristics, and behaviors of the creepy crawlies that live in and on the ground. Campers discover the benefits of these cool and unusual creatures! Camp includes a treetop obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

Civil War: Exploring Living History

June 26-30
9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
Price: $175

Campers reenact the lives of a Civil War soldier, nurse, doctor, and civilian. This camp is full of crafts and games! Meet re-enactors, see military clothing, use battle strategy and participate in mock skirmishes. Camp includes a tree canopy obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

Journey Around the Natural World

July 3, July 5-7
9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 4 Day Camp
Price $150

Campers explore plants and animals of the rainforests, deserts, grasslands, tundra, taiga, and temperate forests around the globe. Join us for a week full of creative and exciting travels to the world’s most exotic places! Camp includes a treetop obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

Cream of the Crop Farm Camp

July 10-14
9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
Price $175

Get your hands dirty by planting and caring for the McDaniel Farm garden and examine how the food you eat goes from being a seed in the soil to a meal on your plate! Explore life on a 1930s farm as you churn butter, gather “eggs,” make homemade ice cream, carry well water, and discover muscles you didn’t even know existed. This camp includes travel to McDaniel Farm to examine farm life in Gwinnett County and includes a treetop obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

The World of Aesop – Drama Camp

July 10-14
9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
Price $175

Centered around the fables of the ancient Greek storyteller, Aesop, this hands-on performing arts camp introduces young performers to the skill of storytelling. Filled with art projects and theatre activities, this camp engages a child’s imagination and talents as he or she brings to life characters and scenes from Aesop’s fables such as “The Town Mouse and Country Mouse,” ” The Lion and the Mouse,” and “The Hare and the Tortoise” for a performance on the last day of camp. Campers also discover the natural habitats of the animals found in the fables as they explore the EHC forest. Camp includes a tree canopy obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

Wild Georgia!

July 17-21
9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
Price $175

From the mountains of North Georgia to the granite outcrops of the Piedmont, to the swamps and coastal plain, and the Atlantic Ocean that borders our state – Georgia is quite amazing. Wild Georgia camp explores all of these habitats, looking closely at animals and plants. If your child loves to explore, hike, and wants to know about all the amazing natural treasures of our state, then Wild Georgia is a camper’s wish come true! Camp includes a treetop obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

Renaissance Camp

July 17–21
9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
Price $175

Explore the past as a character from the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Train as a knight and slay a paper dragon, participate in a sword fight, fire a catapult, paint your own stained glass, and act in a Shakespearean play. The camp week ends with an exciting village festival! Camp includes a treetop obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

American Girl: Exploring the Past With Dolls

July 24-28
9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
Price: $175

Explore the exciting world of history as you participate in hands-on crafts, activities, baking, and games that children have enjoyed through the ages. Let dolls take you on an adventure that includes Native American life, colonial America, the Civil War, and the Great Depression. Weave, play charades, and make a cornhusk doll. Top off the week with a tea party on Friday and bring your doll to join you in this special experience! Camp includes a tree canopy obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

LEGO Build it Green

  • Session 1: July 24-28
    9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
    Price $175
  • Session 2: July 31-August 4
    9am-3pm • Ages 7-9 • 5 Day Camp
    Price $175

The Build it Green camp provides a STEAM experience that engages children both mentally and physically. Campers use the LEGO Green City challenge mat to build City models and program the LEGO EV3 robots to run basic missions. Campers engage in structured challenges, free-building, daily outdoor hikes, and activities. Camp includes a tree canopy obstacle adventure on the Spider Quest net course.

 

If you are registering for multiple camps, you may want to consider purchasing a Select, Executive or Legacy membership as that will entitle you to a 10% discount on all camp registrations.

If you have any questions, please email Katy at catherine.molinari@gwinnettcounty.com.

2020 Clean Water Dr
Buford, GA 30519
770-904-3500
https://gwinnettehc.org