Junior Botanist Camps at Botanical Gardens: BC5

Date(s) - Monday, Aug 10, 2015 - Friday, Aug 14, 2015
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm


The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens will hold Junior Botanist Camps for children ages 5-12 in July and August, at 2655 South Park Avenue, Buffalo. Children will become junior botanists for the week, exploring the Botanical Gardens, learning about plants, playing games, making a plant to take home and other fun activities.

Camps run from 12:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m. each day. The cost for Botanical Gardens members is $95 per week or $19 per day. For non-members, $105 per week or $21 per day.

Pre-registration is required and camp forms are due the Wednesday before each camp week. Click here to register or for additional details.

BC 1 – July 6-10 – Wild and Wacky Water Week

BC 2 – July 13-17 – Pollinators Week

BC 3 – July 20-24 – Edible Garden Week

BC 4 – August 3-7 – Plants and our Planet Week

BC 5 – August 10-14 – Survival Adventure Week

BC 6 – August 17-21 – Nature Explorers Week


Horticulture Camp – Students ages 10-16

ABC 1 – July 27-31


SAVE by participating in the art camps and the junior botanist camps:

Full day camps run 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The cost for garden members is $150 or $30 per day, and for non-members $160 or $32 per day. Campers staying for both camps will need to bring a bagged lunch. Lunchtime is 12:00-12:30. Campers coming just for the afternoon are welcome to join their friends at lunchtime and bring their lunch too. For details on full-day camps, click here or call 827-1584 ext. 291. To register for either camp, or both, click here.