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Wild Kidds: Incredible Invertebrates

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

Have you ever imagined what it would be like to experience never-before seen wildlife moments, asking yourself “what if?” Based on the popular TV show Wild Kratts, campers will receive power suits and go on adventures encountering incredible insects and their relatives. Every day we will look at a creature...

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...

Animal Adaptations

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

All animals have adaptations that help them survive in their environment, find food, and avoid becoming food. Each day we will study a different animal, meet a live animal ambassador, and play games or perform experiments to learn more about each species. From camouflage, to mimicry, to metamorphosis, we will...

Summer at the Ponds

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

The ponds in summer are bursting with life and every stop at a pond brings surprises: frogs and tadpoles, turtles and muskrats, or ducklings and dragonfly nymphs. Come explore some of the diverse pond habitats at the Center through hands-on ponding experiences. You never know what you will observe! Each...

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! These four-day Exploring Nature Together camps are a wonderful way to experience summer side-by-side with your child and prepare them for future preschool experiences. Each day will feature free...

Wild Kidds: Nature’s Neighborhoods

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

Have you ever imagined what it would be like to experience never-before seen wildlife moments, asking yourself “what if?” Based on the popular TV show Wild Kratts, campers will receive power suits and go on adventures encountering creatures and discovering how they use their wild neighborhoods, called habitats! Every day...

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...

Backbone Bonanza

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

What do fish, reptiles, birds, mammals, and amphibians have in common? They all have backbones!  Join us as we learn about all the different types of animals that have a backbone, and even meet a few of our Schlitz Audubon animal friends! Members $200 | Non-Members $235

Nature Preschool Alumni: Audubon Guardians

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

You’ll learn how to protect the place we love: Schlitz Audubon! We will identify and remove invasive plants and animals, plant native plants and establish a pollinator garden, and test water quality and monitor the diversity of our ponds. We will get our hands dirty as we learn the science...

Treasure Hunting

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

Nature is full of treasure, including jewel-like beach glass, fossils, and flowers. In this camp, we’ll search for garden gems, dig in sand and soil, and collect beautiful treasures from the wild. We might even find a salamander hidden under a log or a colorful tadpole in the pond. Each...

Summer at the Ponds

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

The ponds in summer are bursting with life and every stop at a pond brings surprises: frogs and tadpoles, turtles and muskrats, or ducklings and dragonfly nymphs. Come explore some of the diverse pond habitats at the Center through hands-on ponding experiences. You never know what you will observe! Each...

Sensory Kitchen

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

Join us in the Mud Kitchen! Mud pies and stone soup are on the menu as we cut herbs, sprinkle flower petals, scoop mud, and pour with colorful waters as you “cook” using your imagination. Each two-day play group includes extended sensory play time in our Woods Outdoor Classroom featuring...