Summer Camp

summer campers at the beach
Thank you for your interest in our summer programs! 

Florida Oceanographic Society offers fun and educational marine science-themed summer camps for children ages 5-16.  Signups for summer of 2020 will begin February  3rd  at 9 am. Information for our 2020 offerings can soon be found in the links below. For questions, please contact Shannon Dack at sdack@floridaocean.org or (772) 225-0505 ext 118.

Camp registration packets - COMING SOON for 2020 
  • 2020 FOS Summer Program Brochure
  • Coastal Discovery Registration Packet 
  • Half Day Coastal Discovery Registration Packet
  • Teen Immersion Registration Packet 
  • Scholarship Application for Teens  

summer campers at the touch tank
summer camper touching a toad

CLASSY CREATURES 

Learn about the "locals" that call our waters home. Get up-close and personal as we explore different plant and animals groups and their unique characteristics.

Ages: 5 - 7

Time: 9 am - 3 pm

Dates Offered:  June 1-5, 2020

Ages: 8 - 11

Time: 9 am - 3 pm

Dates Offered: June 15-19 and July 13-17, 2020

Pricing per week: Members $195 | Non-Members: $230

 

* If you are interested in a camp week that is currently full, your child(ren) will be placed on a waiting list. Please contact Shannon Dack at 772-225-0505 ext. 118. 

Summer campers doing a science experiment
summer campers performing a science experiment

ISLAND EXPLORERS

Get into science as we conduct daily experiments to understand marine life and how the ocean works. Scientists will explore ocean currents, animal biology, and more!

Ages: 5 - 7

Time: 9 am - 3 pm

Dates Offered: June 8-12, 2020

Ages: 8 - 11

Time: 9 am - 3 pm

Dates Offered: June 22-26, 2020

Pricing per week: Members $195 | Non-Members: $230

 

* If you are interested in a camp week that is currently full, your child(ren) will be placed on a waiting list. Please contact Shannon Dack at 772-225-0505 ext. 118. 

children rushing towards the beach
summer campers participating in an activity

junior explorers half day 

Get ready to get salty! We will explore different animal groups with hands-on activities, games, and crafts. We'll go dipnetting, walk our nature trail, and take a field trip to the beach, so join the fun!

Ages: 5 - 6

Time: 9 am - 12 pm

Dates Offered: July 27-31, 2020

Pricing per week: Members $145 | Non-Members: $170

* If you are interested in a camp week that is currently full, your child(ren) will be placed on a waiting list. Please contact Shannon Dack at 772-225-0505 ext. 118. 

summer campers snorkeling
fish hiding inside seaweed

snorkeling & reef id 101 

Create some bubbles in this snorkeling-intensive camp. Learn how to identify local species and conduct fish surveys as we explore different popular snorkeling sites.

Ages: 13-16

Time: 8 am - 2 pm

Dates Offered: July 20-24, 2020

Pricing per week: Members $200 | Non-Members: $240

* If you are interested in a camp week that is currently full, your child(ren) will be placed on a waiting list. Please contact Shannon Dack at 772-225-0505 ext. 118. 

Summer campers on a nature trail
summer campers helping to create an oyster reef

expedition: florida 

Do you want to explore Florida's environments and make a difference? Get your hands wet and feet dirty as you explore natural areas throughout the Treasure Coast.

Ages: 12-14

Time: 8 am - 2 pm

Dates Offered: July 6-10, 2020

Pricing per week: Members $200 | Non-Members: $240