2024 Summer Education Programs

Registration Open for Summer Watershed & Nature Science for Youth in the Skeena!

Experience Science & Nature in a wild space near you this summer!

2024 Summer Camps:

French Immersion Watershed Explorer 5-Day Camp

at Various Locations in Terrace | Ages 12-16 yrs | July 22 – 26, 2024 | $250 for 5 days | 20 Participants Max.

Embark on an adventure with SkeenaWild’s Watershed Explorer Summer Camp, designed for curious minds aged 12 to 16. Dive into outdoor education with interpretive walks, stream surveys, nature science experiments, and interactive games, fostering a deep understanding and appreciation for our natural environment.

UNBC Active Minds and SkeenaWild Full STEAM 5-Day Camp

at UNBC | Ages 6-12 yrs | July 29 – August 2, 2024 | $300 for the 5 days | 20 Participants Max.

Engage your child’s curiosity with UNBC Active Mind and SkeenaWild Full STEAM camp, where science, technology, engineering, art, and math come together in exciting hands-on activities. This camp is a collaborative effort between UNBC and SkeenaWild ensuring a stimulating and educational experience for young minds.

Eco-Explorers 4-Day Camp

at Ferry Island & Furlong | Ages 6-12 yrs | August 6 – 9, 2024 | $200 for the 4 days .

Immerse your child in the wonders of nature with Eco-Camp, featuring fun and engaging outdoor activities centred around environmental exploration and appreciation. Let your child connect with the natural world while having a blast in a safe and supportive environment.

Youth Leadership & Conservation 5-Day Camp

at Furlong | Ages 12-18 yrs | July 15 – 19, 2024 | FREE | 20 Participants Max.

Empower your teen to become a future conservation leader with SkeenaWild’s Youth Leadership & Conservation Camp. This immersive week-long program offers hands-on learning opportunities in water quality testing, plant ecology, ecosystem dynamics, and conservation career exploration. Give your teen the chance to make a difference through active involvement in conservation projects

Markets and Pop-Up Nature Science Events

at Various Locations in Terrace | Throughout Summer 2024| All Ages | FREE

Join SkeenaWild’s environmental educators for free Pop-Up Nature Science Events and Markets suitable for all ages. Experience the wonders of nature firsthand through hands-on science activities at various locations in our community. Adult supervision ensures a safe and enjoyable learning experience for everyone.

Stay updated on event details by following SkeenaWild on social media.

Feel free to reach out to us anytime to talk about great ways to get kids outdoors.

Marie Blouin, Education Programs Manager

[email protected]

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