Animal Engineers-7th-8th grade-Camp

From intricate birds nests to astounding beaver dams, animals are engineering all around us.  Take a closer look at the construction techniques used in the animal kingdom and take on wild STEM building challenges.   

Notes: Limit 14
Recommended audience: children entering 7th or 8th grade in fall 2018

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Schedule and Location

Monday through Friday
Thornhill Shelter, Parking Lot 21

  • Section B: July 9 through 13, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (canceled)
  • Section C: July 30 through August 3, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (space available)

Fees and Admission

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$325.00 member
$380.00 nonmember

Registration Information

ONLINE: Register now
CALL: 630-719-2468 (or to be wait listed)
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.