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Wild Ones Summer Camp | Arrowhead Park

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Tuesday, June 6, 2023 to Thursday, June 8, 2023
8:00am to 1:00pm Add to Calendar

Arrowhead Park
29357 310th Street
Neola, Iowa 51559

Ages
Entering 1st and 2nd Grade

Cost
$75

Students entering 1st & 2nd Grade are invited to explore nature during Wild Ones at Arrowhead Park June 6th - June 8th. Campers will walk on the wild side during this immersive camp experience packed full of hiking, outdoor games, nature crafts, pond exploration, and more! 

Online pre-registration is required as space is limited.

  • What: Wild Ones camp is designed for unaccompanied campers entering 1st & 2nd grade (students ages 6 to 7).
  • Where: The camp will be held at Arrowhead Park in Neola, IA.
  • When: 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. from Tuesday, June 6th through Thursday, June 8th.
  • Pricing: The cost for this three-day camp is $75.00 per camper and includes park admission, snacks, and camp materials. 
  • Camps may be attended by students in the listed grades only. No additional students or parents, please. 
  • Campers will need to provide a sack lunch for each day of camp. We also request campers bring a refillable water bottle.

Friday the 9th will be a backup rain date.

 

About 2023 Summer Nature Camps:

Join us for a summer of fun during Pottawattamie Conservation's 2023 Summer Nature Camps! Camps are offered for youth Pre-K through 9th Grade with a focus on fostering an understanding and appreciation of Iowa's unique environment. Campers will experience traditional summer camp games, outdoor adventures, and skill-building activities during these immersive, hands-on camps. 

2023 programming is sponsored by the Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation.

Pottawattamie Conservation does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or other legally protected status in its employment, programs or activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Human Resource Director 227 South 6th Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51501.

Cancellation Policy

Please note that processing fees will not be refunded. 

  • 14 Days (or More) Notice - 50% Refund
  • 13 to 8 Days Notice - 25% Refund
  • 7 Days or Less Notice - 0% Refund

To cancel your camp registration please call 712-545-3283 extension 1189 or email environmentaleducation@pottcounty-ia.gov.

*Camps with less than 10 registered campers may be canceled at the discretion of Pottawattamie Conservation. Camps canceled by Pottawattamie Conservation will be refunded 100%, including the processing fee.

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2024 programming is sponsored by the Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation.

The Pottawattamie Conservation does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or other legally protected status in its employment, programs or activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Human Resource Director 227 South 6th Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51501.

Map to Wild Ones Summer Camp | Hitchcock Nature Center

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