Tracy Aviary Spring Break Camps

March 21-25, 2016

Single, Full-day Camps Available

Tracy Aviary offers camps for two age groups: 1st-3rd grade and 4th-5th grade. Each camp runs one full day from 9am to 4pm. See the calendar below for daily themes.

Our camps explore different springtime themes through crafts, activities, and most importantly nose-to-beak experiences with Tracy Aviary’s feathered friends. Because each day is different, you are free to choose the camps that appeal to you and your child’s interests.

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Camp Menu

High Flying Colors

1st-3rd Grade: Monday, March 21
4th-5th Grade: Wednesday, March 23

The world of birds is full of colors! In this camp, we will explore what color really means for birds through creative crafts, fun games, and new friends, human and feathered alike. 

Native Neighbors

1st-3rd Grade: Tuesday, March 22
4th-5th Grade: Thursday, March 24

Come learn how to attract new friends to your backyard and how to tell what they are once you see them! In this camp we will make bird feeders, play exciting games, and discover birds that live among us right here in Utah. 

A Mess of Nests

1st-3rd Grade: Wednesday, March 23
4th-5th Grade: Friday, March 25

From fashioning with feathers to molding with mud, birds are skilled artists at creating a safe haven for their little ones. Join us as we study the nests of our Aviary residents and then build our own creations! 

Fowl Food Fiesta

1st-3rd Grade: Thursday, March 24
4th-5th Grade: Tuesday, March 22

Whether it’s a meaty meal or a fruity feast, we will uncover all the mysteries of how birds get their food and what exactly they’re eating. Be prepared to test your food-finding skills with games, crafts, and snacks that are beak-lickin’ good.

Break Out of Your Shell

1st-3rd Grade: Friday, March 25
4th-5th Grade: Monday, March 21

Join us as we check out how birds raise their chicks from eggs to fledglings leaving the nest. We’ll observe bird parents in action and get to test our own egg-tending skills with games, adventures, and up-close encounters with new bird friends.

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Registration Fees

Cost for each full-day Fall Break Camp:

Non-members: $60
Members: $55  
Sign up by February 22, 2016 for an Early Bird Discount of $5 off each camp!

Additional limited-edition 2016 Camp T-shirts: $10 each

Before and After Care Fees

For EACH one-day session:

Before Care (8am-9am) $5 per day
After Care (4pm-5pm) $5 per day
For additional information regarding Before and After Care, please see below.

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Registering for Spring Break Camp

  • Child must be currently enrolled in the grade range for which they are registered.
  • Registration fees include AM and PM snack, camp materials, and one 2016 camp shirt.
  • Lunch hour is staff-monitored and does not require pick-up.
  • Space is limited to 10 participants per camp.
  • Camp Safety and Waiver Forms must be completed for each camper and provided to Tracy Aviary camp facilitators during camp. Forms can be found below and in the confirmation email you will receive after registering. 

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Arrival and Pick-Up

Children must be checked-in by an adult with camp facilitators at Tracy Aviary's entrance. At no time may any child be left unattended.

If not enrolled in Before Care, children must be checked in between 8:45am and 9:00am.  Lunch hour from 12pm-1pm is staff monitored and campers do not need to be picked up during this time. If not enrolled in After Care, children must be picked up promptly at 4pm.

Cancellation Policy

In the event that your child cannot attend the camp he/she is registered for…

  • If at least 14 days notice prior to camp start date is provided, 100% refund of registration fees
  • If at least 7 days notice, but less than 14 days notice prior to camp start date is provided, 50% refund of registration fees
  • If cancelled less than 7 days before the start date of camp, no refund of registration fees
  • If Tracy Aviary must cancel a camp, registrants will be notified no less than the Monday before the day of camp and will be granted either a full refund or the option to enroll in future camps.

Camp Before and After Care

Campers enrolled in these programs will spend an hour at the beginning/end of each camp day under the supervision of our camp staff, providing parents with additional pick-up/drop-off flexibility. Before Care campers must be dropped off promptly at 8:00am. After Care campers must be picked up by 5:00pm.

Before Care: 8:00am-9:00am
After Care: 4:00pm-5:00pm

Lunch and Snacks

Campers will enjoy a supervised lunch break between 12pm and 1pm. Campers must bring their own lunch.
A snack is provided for all campers during each AM and PM camp session.
Dietary restrictions are observed, however campers with extensive food allergies may want to bring their own snacks.

Camper Experience

Tracy Aviary takes the physical and emotional well-being of its campers very seriously, and strives to create a positive, warm, and supportive atmosphere in all of its programs. Our camps are No Bullying zones and place a strong emphasis on developing healthy relationships with people, animals, and the natural world.

Camp Safety and Waiver Forms

Forms must be filled out and provided to camp facilitators on the first day of camp.

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