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Pre-Camp Registration Requirements

Prior to your child’s first day of camp, please print and fill out the camper information Daycamp Forms.

Remember to bring the completed forms with you when you drop off your child for his or her first day of camp.

Please note: All full day camps running 9am-4pm have early drop-off from 8-9am and late pick-up from 4-5pm.

Winter Break Camps

Adventure Out Daycamp

The River Valley was MADE for nature adventures! In this 2 day camp we will be honing our outdoor skills by learning how to track, what plants we can rely on to survive in the wild, and how to find our way around in the woods. Don't miss out on this survival skill-building camp!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
5-10 Mar 1 - Mar 2 9:00am - 4:00pm John Janzen Nature Centre Child
$90.00
619520
Instructor: introduced in class
Dino-Mania Winter Camp

Become a junior paleontologist! In this supersaurus-sized week of fun, we'll go on a scavenger hunt for our very own dinosaur egg, crack it open, and build a dinosaur habitat for the mini- dinosaur inside. We'll handle real dinosaur fossils, learn what Edmonton was like in the time of the dinosaurs, and play some dino-tastic games.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
5-7 Jan 2 - Jan 5 9:00am - 4:00pm John Janzen Nature Centre General
$180.00
619571
Instructor: introduced in class
Frogwarts School of Witchcraft & Wizardry

We are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted at Frogwarts School of We are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted at Frogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Please be prepared to learn all about herbology at the Muttart, magical creature care at the Zoo and how flight works at the Nature Centre. We await your owl by no later than 25 March.

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
6-9 Mar 26 - Mar 29 9:00am - 4:00pm John Janzen Nature Centre Child
$230.00
619573
Instructor: introduced in class
You and the Wild Daycamp (age 9-12)

Outdoor challenge accepted! Can do you have the skills you need to survive in the wilds of the River Valley? In this adventure-packed week we will learn how to build a fire, what we need to build a shelter and how to look for signs of animals. We'll also hang out at Vertically Inclined Rock Gym to make sure we can CLIMB out of any situation!

Course prices may vary due to varying course lengths, number of sessions, option to purchase materials, etc.

Click register to check availability and to register, or call 311.

Ages Date Time Location Fees Course Code
9-12 Mar 26 - Mar 29 9:00am - 4:00pm John Janzen Nature Centre Child
$240.00
619528
Instructor: introduced in class

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For More Information

John Janzen Nature Centre

Location
7000 143 Street
Whitemud Drive & Fox Drive

Shared parking lot with Fort Edmonton Park

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 2359
Edmonton, AB  T5J 2R7

Telephone

For more information, program registration, school and group program bookings call 311

Outside of Edmonton, call 780-442-5311

Email attractions@edmonton.ca
Facebook http://www.facebook.com/JohnJanzenNatureCentre

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