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Camps for Children
Entering Grade 3

Summer is all about exploring, nature, experimenting and inventing!

Sign up for one or more of this year’s camps:

  • Montshire Explorers
  • Aquatic Explorers at Hanover Site
  • Inventors’ Workshop
  • Montshire Science Camp at Crossroads Academy

Montshire Explorers

Adventure is the order of the day as we unravel nature’s mysteries. We’ll use microscopes, nets, and other scientific tools to discover new things about the natural world far outside the Montshire’s walls. A special off-site field trip on Friday wraps up the week. Every day at Explorers Camp includes games, swimming, and making new friends!

Fee: Members: $310, non-members: $350

Time: 9am–3pm

Children may only sign up for one session of Montshire Explorers

June 24-28 Session ME1: Grades 3–4
July 1-5 Session ME2: Grades 3–4
July 8-12 Session ME3: Grades 3–4
July 15-19 Session ME4: Grades 3–4

Aquatic Explorers at Hanover Site

Grab a net and join us in exploring aquatic habitats near our base camp at the Colonial Cabin behind the Ray school. Campers will visit vernal pools, streams, and ponds to learn about the different animals and plants that call these habitats home. Each day will include exploration, games, swimming at Storrs Pond, and more!

Fee: Members: $310, non-members: $350

Time: 8:45am–2:45pm

July 22-26 Session AE5: Grades 3–4

Inventors’ Workshop

Inventors’ Workshop is perfect for those who like to create, design, experiment, and take on exciting engineering challenges while engaging in fun, hands-on projects. Campers will sketch ideas, troubleshoot designs and bring their imagination to life through their inventions. There’s also time during camp to swim, play games, hike, and enjoy other outdoor adventures.

Fee: Members: $310, non-members: $350

Time: 9am–3pm

Children may sign up for only one session of Inventors’ Workshop.

July 29-August 2 FULL Session IW6: Grades 3–4
August 5-9 FULL Session IW7: Grades 3–4
August 12-16 FULL Session IW8: Grades 3–4

Montshire Science Camp at Crossroads Academy

If you like to experiment and figure out the way things work then this is the camp for you! Each day we will explore a different physical science concept and build our understanding through experiments and projects. Each day offers a balance of indoor project time and outdoor explorations and games.

For children entering grades 1–3. Camp is held at Crossroads Academy in Lyme, NH.

Fee: Members: $360, non-members: $400

Time: 9am–3:30pm (Crossroads Academy offers extended care from 8–9am and from 3:30–5pm which is included in your enrollment fee)

Children may sign up for only one session of Montshire Science Camp.

June 24-28 FULL - Session SC1: Grades 1-3
July 8-12 FULL - Session SC3: Grades 1-3