Summer Nature Discovery Camp at the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum in Short Hills


Jun 25, 2018 to Aug 17, 2018
09:00 AM until 03:00 PM


The Cora Hartshorn Arboretum's Summer Nature Discovery Camp, for Pre-K to 4th grade campers, provides a perfect environment for children to learn about and appreciate the natural world. Your child’s innate curiosity and joy in learning will be sparked by hands-on discovery led by our staff of experienced educators. Each weekly nature-themed topic incorporates science, outdoor exploration, and critical thinking that challenges and engages interests while leaving your camper with a lifetime of discoveries and memories! In addition to the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum’s 16.45 acre woodlands, campers are able to experience the Arboretum’s Stone House Nature Center, featuring live animals, sculptural trees and canopies, interactive learning and discovery stations. Weekly summer camp themes this year include: The Amazing Animal Kingdom, Powerful Plants, Brilliant Birds, Excellent Ecologists, Survival Games and Bug Safari! New this year is the Extended Day option for Turtle Tots entering Kindergarten this fall. Register for one week of summer camp or more at Pre-Registration, Health Forms, and Family Membership are required.


Turtle Tots: $250/child/wk; K Extended Day, Explorers & Trailblaz: $350/child/wk


View map Cora Hartshorn Arboretum and Bird Sanctuary
324 Forest Drive South
Short Hills, NJ

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Cora Hartshorn Arboretum and Bird Sanctuary



Contact name

Melissa Czinn

Contact email


Pre-K to 4th Graders


Registration required



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