The Adventures of Chippy the Chipmunk

  • 4 & 5 Years
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI

Who is Chippy the Chipmunk? If you come to this camp, you’ll find out! Enjoy sending and receiving letters back and forth with Chippy and checking out his favorite spots on the trails. Discover what he likes to eat, how he spends his days, and learn all about his fun...

Over in the Pond

  • 2 1/2 - 3 Years
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI

Jumpy frogs, dabbling ducks, and colorful dragonflies await us as we get a close-up experience of the pond. 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 play, art, songs...

Storybook Adventures

  • Entering 1st Grade
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI

Travel the trails with our custom animal-themed story coloring books! Campers will receive a different story each day and we will hike around the property following the animal’s adventure that takes place in the story. At the end of our journey, campers will get to meet the animal ambassador that...

Fire and Ice

  • Entering 4th - 6th Grade
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI

Join expert teachers and amateur volcanologists A.J. and Joyce by taking a trip back in time to discover how the glaciers and volcanic fires shaped our planet earth. Campers will comb the beach, collect rocks and fossils, make an active volcano, blast off rockets, and perform experiments with a cool...

Nature and LEGOs

  • Entering 2nd - 3rd Grade
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI

Spend the week exploring nature and constructing amazing LEGO creations! Each day we will begin by investigating a different Schlitz Audubon habitat or meeting a live animal. Following our hike, we will use what we observed in nature to complete a LEGO building challenge. Members $200 | Non-Members $235

Wonderful Watery Worlds

  • 4 & 5 Years
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI

Join us for a celebration of water as we explore a variety of wet, wonderful, watery worlds! We will spend our days visiting wetlands, ponds, and the lakefront as we blend science with summertime fun. Each camp includes hiking, playing, hands-on activities, and exploration. Children must be age 4 by...

The Adventures of Chippy the Chipmunk

  • 4 & 5 Years
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI

Who is Chippy the Chipmunk? If you come to this camp, you’ll find out! Enjoy sending and receiving letters back and forth with Chippy and checking out his favorite spots on the trails. Discover what he likes to eat, how he spends his days, and learn all about his fun...

Nature’s Kitchen

  • 4 & 5 Years

Come spend a wonderful week getting messy while cooking up funny, muddy treats! We’ll make mud pies and stone soups, construct nature salads and “pinecone upside down cake,” and even write our own recipe books. Be prepared for mud-licious fun, without actually eating the mudpies. Each camp includes hiking, playing,...

Wild Kidds: Incredible Invertebrates

  • Entering 1st Grade
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI

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

  • Entering 4th - 6th Grade
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI

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

  • Entering 2nd - 3rd Grade
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI

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

  • 4 & 5 Years
Schlitz Audubon Nature Center 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI

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...