Camps

EXPLORE, LEARN + GROW

Camps at Shelby Farms Park encourage children to connect with nature through exploration, discovery and fun! Campers will learn about habitats and wildlife, participate in outdoor activities and complete a variety of nature-related projects.

 


SUMMER CAMPS

Nature Camp and Adventure Camp fun includes nature hikes, archery, water recreation, fitness classes and environmental education sessions that are tailored to each camp's age groups!

NATURE + ADVENTURE CAMPS FEATURE
1:7 counselor/camper ratio

lunch + healthy snacks provided  | lifeguard on duty during water recreation
CPR certified counselors | camp director with teaching certification

Activities include:
environmental education lessons | nature hikes
owl pellet dissection | archery | paddle boats
nature scavenger hunt | craft activities | fitness classes
 

CAMP INFORMATION

  • Morning and afternoon snacks and lunch are provided and included in camp fees.  
  • Vaccination records are required for each child.
  • Photos of your child participating in various camp activities will be emailed at the conclusion of camp.
     

WHAT TO WEAR + WHAT TO BRING

  • Wear comfortable clothes and shoes for outdoor activities and playing
  • Bring a reusable water bottle 
  • Bring a bag or small backpack for personal belongs and to take home crafts
     

CAMP KIT
This fun kit includes a Shelby Farms Park drawstring bag, color-changing water bottle and two Park stickers!  Kits are $12 and can be purchased on your regitration form. Kits will be ready for your child at the start of camp.

 

NATURE CAMP

Ages: 6-8 | Students who will turn 6 years old by August are eligible to enroll in Nature Camp
Session I: June 3-7
Session II:
June 17-21
Time: 8am-3:30pm (Aftercare is available through 5:30pm for an additional fee)

Fees:

Park Members OR 2nd child enrolled: $180
Nonmembers: $200

Aftercare 
(3:30pm-5:30pm):
Park Members OR 2nd child enrolled: $25
Nonmembers: $50

Click here to register for Nature Camp

ADVENTURE CAMP

Ages: 9-12
Time: 8am-3:30pm (Aftercare is available through 5:30pm for an additional fee)
​​​​​​Session I: June 10-14
Session II: June 24-28

Fees:

Park Members
OR 2nd child enrolled:
$180
Nonmembers: $200

Aftercare 
(3:30pm-5:30pm):
Park Members OR 2nd child enrolled: $25
Nonmembers: $50

Click here to register for Adventure Camp

Registration information for 2019 Adventure Camps coming soon!
 



2019 Summer Camps are made possible by:

 

For information and registration for Equestrian Camp, please call 901-647-5793. 

 


Spring Break Camp

March 2020  Dates and times to be announced soon.
Camp isn't just for summer! Spring Break Camp offers a wide variety of activities for young campers that encompass all the fun of summer! 


Questions? You can reach us at programs@shelbyfarmspark.org!

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