Date(s) - Thursday, Aug 21, 2014
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens will hold new Horticulture Camps. An advanced take on the Junior Botanist Camp, kids ages 10-16 can delve a little deeper into gardening. Visit with Horticulture Staff and volunteers, learn how to propagate plants, create hypertufa planters and other fun age-appropriate horticultural activities. Camps run from 12:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m. each day. The cost for garden 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.
ABC 1 – July 28-Aug 1 – Basic gardening and plant fun!
ABC 2 – August 18-22 – Basic gardening and plant fun!
Junior Botanist Camps – Students ages 5-12
BC 1 – July 7-11 – Wild and Wacky Water
BC 2 – July 14-18 – Birds, Bats, Bees and Butterflies: Pollinators
BC 3 – July 21-25 – Crunch, Plants We Munch: Edible Garden
BC 4 – August 4-8 – Plants and our Planet
BC 5 – August 11-15 – Survival Adventure
You can also register for the Art Camps and Advanced Art Camps, held each morning before the botanist and horticulture camps. You will receive a discount by registering for full-day camps, and pre-registration is required. Campers staying for both camps will need to bring a bagged lunch. For details on full-day camps, please see the Art & Botany Camps page, or call 716-827-1584 ext. 291. To register for either camp, or both, click here.