Children have a captivating experience discovering Florida ecosystems, collecting fascinating marine critters, and caring for their own aquarium! With 4 counselors and just 16 campers per week, kids will explore the Loxahatchee River from the ocean’s beautiful reefs to the freshwater cypress swamps at Riverbend Park in a safe, personal environment. All staff are certified open water lifeguards.
Per our Board of Directors, you may only sign your child up for
one week of camp beginning on January 22nd at 9:00 AM.
However, registration for multiple weeks will be available starting March 26th.
If you have any questions or concerns, please to contact the River Center at 561-743-7123 or Education@lrecd.org
Kayak & Paddleboard Outings
River Center Aquarium Care
Snorkeling & Swimming
Eco Games & Crafts
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Children entering 1st – 3rd grades: This camp is designed for smaller children with outdoor activities scheduled at a pace that they can enjoy.
2019 Dates: June 10-14 | June 24-28 | July 8-12
Children entering 4th – 5th grades: These campers will enjoy a full day of activity outdoors in the water and on land exploring the Loxahatchee River.
2019 Dates: June 3-7 | July 29-August 2
Children entering 6th – 8th grades: These campers will get an in-depth experience on the local ecosystems of the Loxahatchee River with a focus on snorkeling and water sports. Each day will consist of a snorkeling expedition with up close encounters and hands-on field experiences for older campers to enjoy.
2019 Dates: June 17-21| July 15-19
Students entering 9th – 12th grades: Students will gain real environmental science field experience and earn community service hours for projects completed during the week. Cost is only $190.
2019 Dates: July 22-26