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​South Slough Summer Science Camps

Camps offer hands-on activities in the estuary with a focus on natural history and outdoor exploration. Campers bring their own lunch, but a snack is provided during the day. Camps are designed to fit the abilities and interests of campers according to the grade they will be entering in the Fall of 2018. 

**Campers must be registered according the grade they WILL BE ENTERING in the FALL of 2018.**

Camp Registration will start April 4, 2018

Zoea Summer Science Camp – K & 1st grade
June 26 – 29, 2018
Send your young explorers on 4 adventurous days of hands-on outdoor activities designed to immerse then in the natural world that around us!

Camp runs each day from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

$85 per camper (Camp fees cover snacks, supplies, camper created t-shirt and camp staff)

This camp requires a minimum enrollment of 12, and has a maximum enrollment of 15. Camper enrollment is confirmed when packet is returned and payment is received by the Friends of South Slough. Packets will be mailed out to campers within 1 -2 weeks of reservation.

Register here

Megalops Summer Science Camp – 2nd & 3rd grade 
July 10 – 13, 2018 
Join South Slough for 4 days of engaging, active fun and learning.  Camp highlights include a day with OSU Extension in Myrtle Point, exploring the mysterious habitats of South Slough, and field trips to nearby ecosystems.

Camp runs each day from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. *PLEASE NOTE* The first day of camp, July 10, will be in Myrtle Point. Campers will meet at the Fred Myer parking lot in Coos Bay the first day only.   

$90 per camper (Camp fees cover snacks, travel, supplies, camper created t-shirt and camp staff)

This camp requires a minimum enrollment of 12, and has a maximum enrollment of 20. Camper enrollment is confirmed when camper packet and payment are received by the Friends of South Slough. Packets will be mailed out to campers within 1 -2 weeks of reservation.

Register here

Magister Summer Science Camp – 9th – 12th grade 
July 31 – August 3, 2018
NEW THIS YEAR! South Slough will offer a camp designed for 9-12th grade students with a strong interest in science, natural resources and coastal issues. This camp will fully immerse students in reserve research and high level exploration to help teens understand what their future as a scientist might be like! 

Daily schedule is 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. 

$105 per camper (Camp fees cover snacks, supplies, travel, camper designed t-shirt and camp staff)

This camp requires a minimum enrollment of 8 and has a maximum enrollment of 12. Camper enrollment is confirmed when camper packet and payment are received by the Friends of South Slough. Packets will be mailed within 1 -2 weeks of reservation.

Dungeness Summer Science Camp – 6th – 8th grade
August 7 – 10, 2018

This program is designed for campers want to combine natural history, science and adventure! South Slough staff will meet campers at the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology in Charleston to continue exploring the Coos Bay watershed and deepening understanding of estuaries.

Daily program is 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. *PLEASE NOTE* The first day of camp, August 7, will be in Myrtle Point. Campers will meet at the Fred Myer parking lot in Coos Bay the first day only.

$100 per camper (Camp fees cover snacks, supplies, camper created t-shirt and camp staff)

This camp requires a minimum enrollment of 8, and has a maximum enrollment of 20. Camper enrollment is confirmed when camper packet and payment are received by the Friends of South Slough. Packets will be mailed out to campers within 1 -2 weeks of reservation.


Register here


Instar Summer Science Camp – 4th & 5th grade
August 21 – 24, 2018

As students get older, South Slough looks forward to broadening campers’ exploration of the rich diversity of coastal habitats. Camp participants will spend 4 days experiencing a variety of new and exciting estuary adventures.

Daily schedule is 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. *PLEASE NOTE* The first day of camp, August 21, will be in Myrtle Point. We will meet at the Fred Myer parking lot in Coos Bay the first day only.

$95 per camper (Camp fees cover snacks, travel supplies, camper designed t-shirt and camp staff)

This camp requires a minimum enrollment of 12 and has a maximum enrollment of 20. Camper enrollment is confirmed when camper packet and payment are received by the Friends of South Slough. Packets will be mailed within 1 -2 weeks of reservation.

Register here

Camp Registration will start April 4, 2018





Summer camp photo


Contact

Jaime Belanger

Education Program Coordinator
Phone: 541-888-5558 Ext. 127

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