Campfires and Campouts

Campfire Nights and Overnight Campouts



Don't miss this fun summer tradition with your family!  Visit with special critters of the night and enjoy an evening of marshmallow roasting.  Children must be accompanied by an adult. Evening Campfires run from 6:30-8:30pm. Overnight Campouts run from 7pm on a Saturday through 9am the next morning. 

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Overnight Campout: Great American Backyard Campout
Celebrate one of this nation's favorite outdoor pastimes by camping out with your family. Learn about nocturnal animals, create a craft to take home, play games, roast marshmallows and enjoy the sounds of the night as you sleep under the stars. Bring a tent, sleeping bag, flashlight, and walking shoes. Continental breakfast provided. Children under 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult, children under 2 years free.  Cost: $24/person. 

  • Class # 9029     2-80 yrs   Sat 6/22 - Sun 6/23, 7:00pm-9:00am
Campfire Night: Critters of the Night
Visit with animals that go bump in the night. Meet an owl, rat, and more. Make a special craft to see which animals appear at night! Close out the night by roasting marshmallows over the campfire.  Cost: $15/child. 

  • Class # 10186     2-11 yrs   Sat  7/20,  6:30-8:30pm
Campfire Night: Bug Hunt
Search for moths, spiders, and insects at this bug hunt campfire. Meet some of our resident arthropods, create a fun craft to take home, then close out the night by roasting marshmallows over the campfire.  Cost: $15/child. 

  • Class # 10187     3-10 yrs   Sat  8/3,  6:30-8:30pm
Campfire Night: Hunters After Dark
Meet critters that hunt at night and discover some of their special tools that they use to hunt in the dark. Meet three nocturnal hunters, make a silly mask, and close out the night by roasting marshmallows over the campfire.  Cost: $15/child. 

  • Class # 10188     2-11 yrs   Sat  8/31,  6:30-8:30pm
Campfire Night: Nocturnal Senses
Test out your nocturnal senses by using your nose to sniff out a snack or your ears listen for predators. Make your own special craft and close out the night by roasting marshmallows over the campfire.  Cost: $15/child. 

  • Class # 10189     2-11 yrs   Sat  9/14,  6:30-8:30pm