Ongoing

Spy Kids: Mysteries of Nature

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee

Nature is filled with mysteries! Each day of camp, our nature spies will receive a new top-secret mission and a nature mystery to solve. We’ll investigate ponds, forests, prairies, and the beach for clues to help us solve each case. But don’t worry, it won’t be all work! We’ll have...

Gotta Catch ‘Em!

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee

Gotta catch ‘em all at Schlitz Audubon! Discover real-world Pokémon and register them in our pokédex. We will identify strengths and weaknesses of the different types each day and by the end of the week, campers will create their very own Pokémon. It is optional that campers can bring along...

Beach Treasures

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee

Spend the week unearthing treasures along our Lake Michigan beautiful beach. You’ll learn about the plentiful rocks, fossils, and beach glass we find in the sandy Schlitz Audubon oasis. Each day the waves bring us something new and sometimes unusual. Bring your explorer skills and join us for a week...

Monarchs & Mariposas!

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee

Explore the amazing world of butterflies! We’ll search for butterflies and butterfly eggs, learn about butterfly life cycles, and celebrate monarch butterflies with magic, music, and works of art! Each camp includes hiking, playing, hands-on activities, and exploration. Children must be age 4 by September 1, 2022 and fully potty-trained...

World of Bugs

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee

Under logs, on prairie plants, and in the ponds, insects are everywhere! Come discover insects in many sizes, colors, and habitats! This four-day camp is a wonderful way to experience summer side-by-side with your child. Each day will feature free play, art, a story, and a special hike out on...

Beach Treasures

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee

Spend the week unearthing treasures along our beautiful Lake Michigan beach. You’ll learn about the plentiful rocks, fossils, and beach glass we find in the sandy Schlitz Audubon oasis. Each day the waves bring us something new and sometimes unusual. Bring your explorer skills and join us for a week...

Talon Trek

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee

Delve deep into the world of raptors – birds of prey! Spend the week learning about these specialized predators through bird meet-ups, games, and activities. Campers will get an introduction to training, care, and enrichment of the Center’s resident birds and get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the Schlitz Audubon...

Creature Care 101

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee

The Center is home to many animals that make up our Animal Ambassador Teaching Team, including snakes, turtles, salamanders and more! Now you can experience first-hand what it takes to care for these animals, and how we train them to interact with people. You will prepare diets, clean enclosures, and...

NSI: Nature Science Investigators

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee

Nature is filled with curious unsolved mysteries and fascinating science! Each day of camp, our nature spies will receive a new top-secret mission and a “case” to solve. We’ll investigate ponds, forests, prairies, and the beach for break-through clues to help us solve each mystery. But don’t worry, we will...

Nature’s Playground

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee

Nature is filled with natural climbing structures, jungle gyms, and obstacle courses. Join us as we spend a week chasing waves, climbing trees, balancing on logs, and finding fun, safe, and creative ways to enjoy nature’s playground! Each camp includes hiking, playing, hands-on activities, and exploration. Children must be age...

Who Pooped There?

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee

Come put your detective skills to use as we follow the tracks and traces animal leave on the trails, including footprints, fur, feathers, and particularly poop (also known as scat). Have fun as you become an expert on animal poop and learn what it reveals about the animals that made...

Splish, Splash, Splunk!

Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee

This camp is all about having fun with water: we’ll scoop it, pour it, and stomp in it as we create art, experiment with bubbles, and see what sinks and what floats. Come prepared to get your hands and feet wet as we splish, splash, and splunk. Each camp includes...