Summer Camp Description & Prices

SUMMER ADVENTURE CAMPS
8:30 a.m – 3:00 p.m.

Presented by AdventHealth

Get ready for a summer of hands on, feet wet adventures! Campers will participate in scientific activities, hike through nature, explore our waters, investigate new creatures, and more while fostering life long friendships and appreciation for the world around them.

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MDC Members: If you did not already receive your members-only promo code, please contact jessy@marinediscoverycenter.org

Please note that many of our camps are full.
To see current availability and to access waiting lists for camps that are full, please click the Book Now button above.

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For more information, please visit our Summer Camp FAQs and Summer Camp Schedule

LOGGERHEADS | Ages 4-7

$235 Member/$250 Non-Member   •   Max # of campers: 20
Our youngest campers will learn about the plants and animals of the Indian River Lagoon through a variety of hands-on, feet-wet activities. This camp will take a field trip to tour the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse.

LEATHERBACKS | Ages 7-9

$235 Member/$250 Non-Member   •   Max # of campers: 20
Children in this camp will expand their knowledge of the plants and animals found in the Indian River Lagoon and surrounding coastal waters. This camp will take a field trip to tour the Marine Science Center.

MANGROVE MANIACS | Ages 10-14

$235 Member/$250 Non-Member   •   Max # of campers: 20
In this original MDC Camp, children will engage in a variety of activities, including kayaking, to develop their naturalist skills through interpretation of the Indian River Lagoon and coastal waters. This camp will take a field trip to the Central Florida Zoo.

CAMP COSTA FISHING | Ages 10-14

$235 Member/$250 Non-Member   •   Max # of campers: 16
Students in this coastal fishing camp will test their fishing skills while learning about ethical angling, fisheries conservation, fishing equipment, knot tying, casting, bait, tackle, and fish ID. Campers will also participate in kayaking and head offsite for a field trip to Sunglow Pier. Camp Costa…Catch What’s Out There!

AQUATIC ADVENTURES | Ages 10-14

$315 Member/$330 Non-Member   •   Max # of campers: 20
Campers will explore the Indian River Lagoon and Florida’s coastal waters through various aquatic activities. Marine Discovery Center partners with other community organizations to introduce campers to surfing, snorkeling, kayaking, paddle boarding, and fishing.

LAGOONYS | Ages 10-14

$315 Member/$330 Non-Member   •   Max # of campers: 20
Participants will focus on snorkeling as a way to explore the Indian River Lagoon and Florida’s coastal waters. Students will snorkel in the lagoon as well as several local springs to learn about the marine life in their natural habitats.

SCUBA | Ages 10-16

$335 Member/$350 Non-Member   •   Max # of campers: 16
This camp is designed for campers who are experienced snorkelers. The Marine Discovery Center partners with Sea Dogs Dive Shop to introduce campers to SCUBA diving. This camp will not result in SCUBA certification.  Additional health information is required for this camp.

ECO ARTISTS | Ages 5-9 and 10-14

$235 Member/$250 Non-Member   •   Max # of campers: 10
This NEW camp will explore the creatures of the ocean and give participants a chance to create their own with direction from the Artist Workshop artist teachers. Since only 5% of the ocean has been explored, that leaves a lot to the imagination. Students will gain hands-on experience by examining our local sea creatures up close in their natural habitat and using that knowledge to create beautiful works of art in different elements.

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For more information, please visit our Summer Camp FAQs and Summer Camp Schedule
For questions,
contact Jessy Wayles at 386.428.3310/386.428.4828 or jessy@marinediscoverycenter.org

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