Programs and Camps

Aquatic Adventure Camp

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.

2020 Summer camp dates are CANCELLED

* POLICY CHANGE *

Per our Board of Directors, you may only sign your child up for

one week of camp beginning on February 25th at 9:00 AM.

However, registration for multiple weeks will be available starting March 31st.

If you have any questions or concerns, please to contact the River Center at 561-743-7123 or Education@lrecd.org

Camp Activities May Include:

Kayak & Paddleboard Outings

Animal Collection

River Center Aquarium Care

Snorkeling & Swimming

Nature Hikes

Eco Games & Crafts

Cost

$215

per week

Extended Care

+$35

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sibling Discount

-$15

Our Camps

Nature Navigators

Children entering 1st – 3rd grades: This camp is designed for smaller children with outdoor activities scheduled at a pace that they can enjoy.

2020 Dates: CANCELLED

 

River Trekkers

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.

2020 Dates: CANCELLED

Middle School Adventure Camp

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.

2020 Dates: CANCELLED

Teen Community Service Week

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.

2020 Dates: CANCELLED