Summer Break Camp

June-August 2020

Important Notice Regarding COVID-19

As of March 17, 2020, Tracy Aviary's Education Department WILL run Summer Break Camps as planned. We know that these programs are incredibly important to you, your family, and your child. If you have questions, please contact our Director of Education. Check this page regularly for updates. If you have already registered for a camp, we will inform you via email of any changes. 

Week-long Camps Available

Join Tracy Aviary’s bird experts for an Avian Adventure during our week-long summer camps for children in Pre-K through 8th grade! We offer both full-day and half-day camps. 

Registering for Summer Camp

  • Child must be AT LEAST 5 years old to attend K-8th grade camps.
  • Child must be enrolled in the camp grade level that he or she is entering in Fall 2020.
  • Registration fees include snack, camp materials, and one camp shirt.
  • Half-day camps can be combined for a full day of camp.
  • Lunch hour between camps for all-day campers is staff monitored and does not require pick-up.
  • Space is limited to 16 participants per camp unless otherwise noted.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with details and further instructions.

Discounts

Tracy Aviary Family and Family Plus Members get a discount on camps. Check the description on the registration page for discount and instructions.

If you would prefer to pay by check (and avoid Eventbrite processing fees), please print this form and drop off your check at Tracy Aviary. A limited number of forms may be available in the Gift Shop. Once payment is received, you will be emailed a link to complete your registration online.

Camp Menu

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/After Care sessions are available in week-long packages of $35 each. Please note that before/after care is NOT available for off-site partner camp sessions.

Before Care: 8:00am-9:00am

After Care: 4:00pm-5:00pm

Need even more extended hours? Our staff may be available earlier or later to fit your needs. Please email to work out a schedule.

Arrival and Pick-Up

AM Sessions

If not enrolled in Before Care, children must be checked in with a camp counselor between 8:45am and 9:00am. At no time may any child be left unattended. Children must be picked up promptly at 12pm if not attending the PM camp session. 

PM Sessions

Children must be checked in with a camp counselor between 12:45 and 1pm. At no time may any child be left unattended. If not enrolled in After Care, children must be picked up promptly at 4pm.

All-Day Campers

If not enrolled in Before Care, children must be checked in with a camp counselor between 8:45am and 9:00am. At no time may any child be left unattended. 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.

Lunch and Snacks

All-day 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 strict No Bullying Zones and place a strong emphasis on developing healthy relationships with people, animals, and the natural world.

Camp Scholarships

Tracy Aviary offers a limited number of scholarships to campers in need. If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, you can find our Scholarship Application HERE. Please submit your application by April 15th.

To contribute to our camp scholarship fund, click the donate button!

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