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Seasonal Programs

Our Seasonal Programs are the perfect way for individual families and adults to enjoy the seasons with TNC!

  • Complete payment is required to hold reservation, we reserve the right to delete incomplete registrations.
  • Program prices are per person (unless otherwise noted). 
  • A minimum registration number is required for select programs to run (programs may be cancelled if minimum is not reached).
  •  = Indicates that the program is held on accessible surfaces for people with mobility challenges. With a weeks notice TNC staff can adapt most programs for people with different abilities.
  • For assistance with registration and information on our policies please visit our Registration and Policies page.
If you are part of a group of 10 or more participantsplease visit one of our group program pages to learn more about what we can offer for your group.

Upcoming Programs & Events

    • 04/04/2022
    • 06/20/2022
    • 10 sessions
    • TNC Visitor Center
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    Young children, 2-4 year olds, with an adult, will explore the natural world through a 10-week series of topics lead by a Tenafly Nature Center Environmental Educator. Each week has a different focus emphasizing working together through discovery stations, stories and journeys outside. 




    April 4
    April 18
    April 25
    May 2
    May 9
    May 16
    May 23
    June 6
    June 13
    June 20

    No strollers or unregistered siblings. Programs are held outdoors. Rain or shine. Please dress accordingly. Pre-registration required-no walk ups. 10 children maximum per class. Fees are per child/adult pair. Additional children pay half of the fee

    • 05/02/2022
    • 06/20/2022
    • 7 sessions
    • TNC Visitor Center
    • 9
    Register

    Young children, 1.5-4 year olds, with an adult, will explore the natural world through a 10-week series of topics lead by a Tenafly Nature Center Environmental Educator. Each week has a different focus emphasizing working together through discovery stations, stories and journeys outside. 


    May 2
    May 9
    May 16
    May 23
    June 6
    June 13
    June 20

    No strollers or unregistered siblings. Programs are held outdoors. Rain or shine. Please dress accordingly. Pre-registration required-no walk ups. 10 children maximum per class. Fees are per child/adult pair. Additional children pay half of the fee

    • 05/21/2022
    • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • TNC Visitor Center
    • 20
    Register

    Families with children ages 3-7 will enjoy a nature-themed story and a visit from one of TNC’s Animal Ambassadors. Learn about the animal and how they came to Tenafly Nature Center. A new story and animal are featured each month. Animals may include snakes, frogs, turtles, owls or a hawk. 



    Children must be accompanied by an adult, who may attend for free. Children under 2 are FREE. The program will take place indoors and outdoors. At this time, masks will only be required for any indoor portion of the program. Social distancing in effect. Masks required when distance cannot be maintained. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    • 05/22/2022
    • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • TNC Visitor Center

    Come to TNC with Bergen County Audubon to look for warblers and other spring migrants that are passing through. Beginners welcome.




    Participants meet in the parking lot. In case of inclement weather, contact Bergen County Audubon. Pre-registration is required.

    To register or for more information please contact Don Torino at (201) 230-4983 or email greatauk4@gmail.com.

    For information regarding TNC policies, please visit the following link:
    TenaflyNC.org/Seasonal-Program-Policies

    • 05/22/2022
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 9
    Register

    The Tenafly Nature Preserve is under invasion and we need help from adults, teenagers, and families! A variety of non-native plants have been encroaching into our forest causing harm to native plants and reducing our biodiversity. These various plants referred to as Invasive Species can cause myriad damage if left unchecked, from toxifying soil to shading out native plants.  For the forest ecosystem to continue functioning these invaders must be removed. 



    Help the Tenafly Nature Center eradicate these pesky plants twice a month with the Forest Defenders! Defenders will learn to identify different invasive species and work with our land manager to implement various removal techniques. 


    Kids 15 & under must be accompanied by a guardian. Hours spent with the Forest Defenders are eligible for school volunteer requirements. Projects will be held entirely outdoors, so please dress for the weather. In case of inclement weather, the project will be postponed to the following date. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    • 05/25/2022
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 10
    Register

    The Tenafly Nature Preserve is under invasion and we need help from adults, teenagers, and families! A variety of non-native plants have been encroaching into our forest causing harm to native plants and reducing our biodiversity. These various plants referred to as Invasive Species can cause myriad damage if left unchecked, from toxifying soil to shading out native plants.  For the forest ecosystem to continue functioning these invaders must be removed. 



    Help the Tenafly Nature Center eradicate these pesky plants twice a month with the Forest Defenders! Defenders will learn to identify different invasive species and work with our land manager to implement various removal techniques. 


    Kids 15 & under must be accompanied by a guardian. Hours spent with the Forest Defenders are eligible for school volunteer requirements. Projects will be held entirely outdoors, so please dress for the weather. In case of inclement weather, the project will be postponed to the following date. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    • 05/28/2022
    • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center Visitors Center
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    Learn about classification, food chains, and do a service project to help local mammals. Adults are welcome to join at the rate of one per scout. With a little pre-study (Participants must obtain and read the Mammal Study Merit Badge Book), you’ll complete requirements in this half day field class. This program is intended for members of the Scouts BSA.



    Requirement 3c must be completed prior to the workshop and submitted  for review prior to the workshop. The instructor is a registered Merit Badge Counselor. At this time masks will only be required for any indoor portion of the program.

    Adults are welcome to join at the rate of one per scout. Space is limited: Minimum: 5 scouts. Maximum: 10 scouts.

    • 05/28/2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 19
    Register

    Millions of years ago, dinosaurs roamed a very different North American continent. Adults and families with children ages 6 and up can join TNC educators as we journey through 100 million years of earth history, exploring ancient eras and incredible creatures, gaining insight into how the world and the dinosaurs themselves evolved. We may even discover the dinosaurs living among us today! 




    Children must be accompanied by an adult. Dress appropriately; the program will take place indoors and outdoors. At this time masks will only be required for any indoor portion of the program. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    • 05/29/2022
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • TNC Visitor Center
    • 25
    Register

    Adults and families with children ages 6 and up; leaf your cares behind and come on down to this poplar program! Join TNC educators to learn how to identify our native trees in this class that will have you pining for more dendro knowledge. You maple even find a deeper connection to New Jersey native trees as yew learn about identification in different seasons using leaves, bark, fruit and flowers as clues.



    Children must be accompanied by an adult. In case of inclement weather, the program will be canceled. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    • 05/29/2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 25
    Register

    Dinosaurs walk among us this season at TNC. From Microraptors to giant Tyrannosaurids, the world of the dinosaurs was just as biodiverse as the world we inhabit today. Adults and families with children ages 6 and up can join TNC Environmental Educators to uncover the creatures of the Cretaceous and create dino artifacts of their own. 




    Children must be accompanied by an adult. Dress appropriately; the program will take place indoors and outdoors. At this time masks will only be required for any indoor portion of the program. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    • 06/04/2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 28
    Register

    Meet a live animal and explore your creative and crafty side! After an up close visit with one of Tenafly Nature Center's Animal Ambassadors where we learn all about what makes them special and unique, we'll utilize our imaginations and create an artistic version of our new animal friend. A perfect activity for both adults and children 4 and up who looking to explore their artistic side. 



    Children must be accompanied by an adult. Children under 2 FREE. Social distancing in effect. At this time, masks will only be required for any indoor portion of the program. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. 

    • 06/04/2022
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 20
    Register

    Join TNC educators for an open campfire experience! Participants will have a venue to share a talent, whether it’s a song to sing or a poem to recite. Campfire experiences at TNC are a safe space where relationships can begin and grow richer in celebration of the arts and community. Each month will offer a different experience including music, performance art, and literature. All ages welcome.




    Children must be accompanied by an adult. Program will be held entirely outdoors, so please dress appropriately. In case of inclement weather, the program will be postponed to the following month. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    Local artists, performers, and experts are encouraged to contact TNC at Info@tenaflynaturecenter.org to join in.

    • 06/05/2022
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • TNC Visitor Center
    • 15
    Register

    Enjoy the season with a guided walk along one of Tenafly Nature Center's trails with an Environmental Educator. Whether a first time visitor or a regular on the trails, participants will enjoy different sensory experiences in the forest each month. All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.






    Program will be held entirely outdoors. In case of inclement weather, the program will be postponed to the following month. 
    Space is limited and pre-registration is recommended. Children under 2 FREE.

    • 06/08/2022
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 10
    Register

    The Tenafly Nature Preserve is under invasion and we need help from adults, teenagers, and families! A variety of non-native plants have been encroaching into our forest causing harm to native plants and reducing our biodiversity. These various plants referred to as Invasive Species can cause myriad damage if left unchecked, from toxifying soil to shading out native plants.  For the forest ecosystem to continue functioning these invaders must be removed. 



    Help the Tenafly Nature Center eradicate these pesky plants twice a month with the Forest Defenders! Defenders will learn to identify different invasive species and work with our land manager to implement various removal techniques. 


    Kids 15 & under must be accompanied by a guardian. Hours spent with the Forest Defenders are eligible for school volunteer requirements. Projects will be held entirely outdoors, so please dress for the weather. In case of inclement weather, the project will be postponed to the following date. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    • 06/11/2022
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • TNC Visitor Center
    Register

    Families with children 4 and up will receive a printed set of clues to independently solve nature riddles along Nature Center trails. Each family will need to work as a team as they hike along the trails to complete the hunt. 




    Check in 1:00-2:00 pm at the Visitors' Center to receive clues (Scavenger Hunt may be completed at any time.)

    Program will be held entirely outdoors, so please dress appropriately. IN case of inclement weather, the program will be postponed to the following month. Space is limited and pre-registration is recommended. Children under 2 are FREE. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    • 06/11/2022
    • 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    • TNC Visitor Center
    • 30
    Register

    Experience a guided 1½-2 hour walk (approximately 1½ miles) along the trails, on a night near the occurrence of a full moon. This peaceful hike encourages reflection and connections with nature allowing hikers to experience the trails after dark.




    Program is intended for adults ages 18 and up. Please bring a flashlight and wear sturdy closed toed shoes. Program will be held entirely outdoors. In case of inclement weather, the program will be postponed to the following month. Social distancing in effect.  Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to start time.


    • 06/12/2022
    • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 150
    Register

    Summer is almost here and at Tenafly Nature Center we are ready to party!  All ages are welcome to join us here at the nature center for a day full of fun at this annual event celebrating community and the environment.

    This year at Nature Day guests can enjoy:


    • Animal encounters and live Birds of prey 
    • STEM & Survival activities
    • Fairy Fun & Crafts
    • Scavenger Hunts & Guided Hikes
    • Nature Art
    • Mud kitchen fun for your little one
    • Canoes on Pfister's Pond
    • & More!

    Let us share our passion for nature and the Tenafly Nature Center with you!

    Children must be accompanied by an adult. Event is rain or shine. Program will be held mostly outdoors, so please dress appropriately. Pre-registration is recommendedChildren under 2 FREE

    The Parking Lot will be closed for this event.  Please park on Hudson Ave.

    • 06/12/2022
    • 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 147
    Register

    Summer is almost here and at Tenafly Nature Center we are ready to party!  All ages are welcome to join us here at the nature center for a day full of fun at this annual event celebrating community and the environment.

    This year at Nature Day guests can enjoy:


    • Animal encounters and live Birds of prey 
    • STEM & Survival activities
    • Fairy Fun & Crafts
    • Scavenger Hunts & Guided Hikes
    • Nature Art
    • Mud kitchen fun for your little one
    • Canoes on Pfister's Pond
    • & More!

    Let us share our passion for nature and the Tenafly Nature Center with you!

    Children must be accompanied by an adult. Event is rain or shine. Program will be held mostly outdoors, so please dress appropriately. Pre-registration is recommendedChildren under 2 FREE

    The Parking Lot will be closed for this event.  Please park on Hudson Ave.

    • 06/18/2022
    • 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center Visitors Center
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    This program is intended for Members of Scouts BSA. This half day workshop is all about snakes, turtles, lizards, and alligators, as well as frogs and salamanders. Learning about these creatures will lead to an appreciation for all native wildlife. Scouts will study the different species and observe the native species present at the Tenafly Nature Center. With  prerequisite 8 completed, this merit badge will be completed in the workshop. The instructor is a registered Merit Badge Counselor. 


    Adults are welcome to join at the rate of one per scout. Dress appropriately; the program will take place indoors and outdoors. At this time masks will only be required for any indoor portion of the program. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    Minimum: 5 scouts. Maximum: 10 scouts.

    • 06/18/2022
    • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • TNC Visitor Center
    • 20
    Register

    Families with children ages 3-7 will enjoy a nature-themed story and a visit from one of TNC’s Animal Ambassadors. Learn about the animal and how they came to Tenafly Nature Center. A new story and animal are featured each month. Animals may include snakes, frogs, turtles, owls or a hawk. 



    Children must be accompanied by an adult, who may attend for free. Children under 2 are FREE. The program will take place indoors and outdoors. At this time, masks will only be required for any indoor portion of the program. Social distancing in effect. Masks required when distance cannot be maintained. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    • 06/18/2022
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • 21
    Register
    Photographing wild raptors can be difficult. They can be quite skittish and they never seem to land where you want them... until now. Join the Tenafly Nature Center along with the experts from Bergen County Camera for an instructional photo-session with the education raptors housed here at TNC! Our birds of prey, a red-tailed hawk & barred owl will come out for a special photo-session, giving you ample opportunity to make stunning images! This program is for ages 13 and up.


    Join Bergen County Camera and Sigma USA for a pre-workshop virtual presentation to discuss what to bring and what to expect at 7:00pm on Thursday, June 16th.

    Register at the link below: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_uySVILK9Sty0fL1onLE58w

    Bergen County Camera will host an in-person review of the workshop and a Sigma Demo Day at 9:30am on Saturday, June 25th .Bergen County Camera is located at 270 Westwood Avenue, Westwood, NJ 07675


    Our birds of prey, 1 red-tailed hawk & 2 barred owls, will come out for a special photo-session and our friends from Bergen County Camera will be there to assist you in setting your camera and equipment settings to help you get that perfect picture! 

    • 06/22/2022
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 10
    Register

    The Tenafly Nature Preserve is under invasion and we need help from adults, teenagers, and families! A variety of non-native plants have been encroaching into our forest causing harm to native plants and reducing our biodiversity. These various plants referred to as Invasive Species can cause myriad damage if left unchecked, from toxifying soil to shading out native plants.  For the forest ecosystem to continue functioning these invaders must be removed. 



    Help the Tenafly Nature Center eradicate these pesky plants twice a month with the Forest Defenders! Defenders will learn to identify different invasive species and work with our land manager to implement various removal techniques. 


    Kids 15 & under must be accompanied by a guardian. Hours spent with the Forest Defenders are eligible for school volunteer requirements. Projects will be held entirely outdoors, so please dress for the weather. In case of inclement weather, the project will be postponed to the following date. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    • 06/25/2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 25
    Register

    Millions of years ago, dinosaurs roamed a very different North American continent. Adults and families with children ages 6 and up can join TNC educators as we journey through 100 million years of earth history, exploring ancient eras and incredible creatures, gaining insight into how the world and the dinosaurs themselves evolved. We may even discover the dinosaurs living among us today! 




    Children must be accompanied by an adult. Dress appropriately; the program will take place indoors and outdoors. At this time masks will only be required for any indoor portion of the program. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    • 06/26/2022
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 10
    Register

    The Tenafly Nature Preserve is under invasion and we need help from adults, teenagers, and families! A variety of non-native plants have been encroaching into our forest causing harm to native plants and reducing our biodiversity. These various plants referred to as Invasive Species can cause myriad damage if left unchecked, from toxifying soil to shading out native plants.  For the forest ecosystem to continue functioning these invaders must be removed. 



    Help the Tenafly Nature Center eradicate these pesky plants twice a month with the Forest Defenders! Defenders will learn to identify different invasive species and work with our land manager to implement various removal techniques. 


    Kids 15 & under must be accompanied by a guardian. Hours spent with the Forest Defenders are eligible for school volunteer requirements. Projects will be held entirely outdoors, so please dress for the weather. In case of inclement weather, the project will be postponed to the following date. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    • 06/26/2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center
    • 25
    Register

    Dinosaurs walk among us this season at TNC. From Microraptors to giant Tyrannosaurids, the world of the dinosaurs was just as biodiverse as the world we inhabit today. Adults and families with children ages 6 and up can join TNC Environmental Educators to uncover the creatures of the Cretaceous and create dino artifacts of their own. 




    Children must be accompanied by an adult. Dress appropriately; the program will take place indoors and outdoors. At this time masks will only be required for any indoor portion of the program. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    • 06/27/2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • 09/02/2022
    • 3:00 PM
    • 313 Hudson Avenue, Tenafly, NJ 07670
    Register

    Jr. CIT's 
    8th grade students can register for our BRAND NEW Jr. CIT program! Part camper and part helper, Jr. CITs will be put with our youngest campers and assist the counselors. They will gain confidence, learn the ins and outs of working with children, and enjoy all of the same camp fun by hiking, making crafts, and meeting our animal ambassadors.



    We will accept two Jr. CITs for each week of Pre-K & K camp priced at $325/ week. 

    • Campers may attend multiple weeks. Each week will feature different themes and activities.
    • After registering, primary guardian will receive confirmation emails.
    • Be sure to sign up early; space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    To Register:

    1. Current annual Family Membership ($60) is required for all participants in our camp programs. Not a member? Join or renew now and take advantage of what the nature center offers all year round.
    2. Click the Register button, complete the form, and pay with a credit card. 
    3. Wait for your confirmation email and use the link to log into our online health system: CAMPDOCS(May take up to a week to receive email)

    This is where you will tell us about your camper, fill out health information, emergency contacts, other important safety data, and submit the following required files:The Mandatory Health Packet: Universal Health Record from your child’s health care provider. 

    Including an Immunization History:

    • Please note, if your health care provider will not be including a complete immunization form the Health Department requires a written statement signed by the parent or guardian explaining how the administration of immunizing agents conflicts with the camper’s exercise of bona fide religious tenets or practices. General philosophical or moral objection to immunization shall not be sufficient for an exemption on religious grounds. 
    • A copy of your insurance card.
    • A copy of any information regarding your child's activity restrictions/special needs (ex. IEP, ISFP).
    • Complete the form submission through CAMPDOCS 7 days prior to the start of the camp session. New Jersey state law requires that campers submit a current health record each year.

    Failure to submit all forms to TNC 7 days before the first day of camp will result in forfeiture of your registration fee. No exceptions. 


    • 06/27/2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • 07/01/2022
    • 3:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center Coyote Campsite
    • 4
    Register

    Stirring Up a Storm
    Weather is all around us. Some days it’s calm and serene; other days it’s wild as it whips up a storm. Campers focus on the extremes weather can throw our way, from heat waves to droughts, to floods and massive storms. Campers will identify clouds and the types of weather they bring, why it rains instead of snows, and what our future weather could bring. 



    • Use the grade your child is entering next September to determine group.
    • Campers may attend multiple weeks. Each week will feature different themes and activities.
    • After registering, primary guardian will receive confirmation emails.
    • Be sure to sign up early; space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    To Register:

    1. Current annual Family Membership ($60) is required for all participants in our camp programs. Not a member? Join or renew now and take advantage of what the nature center offers all year round.
    2. Click the Register button, complete the form, and pay with a credit card. 
    3. Wait for your confirmation email and use the link to log into our online health system: CAMPDOCS. (May take up to a week to receive email)

    This is where you will tell us about your camper, fill out health information, emergency contacts, other important safety data, and submit the following required files:The Mandatory Health Packet: Universal Health Record from your child’s health care provider. 

    Including an Immunization History:

    • Please note, if your health care provider will not be including a complete immunization form the Health Department requires a written statement signed by the parent or guardian explaining how the administration of immunizing agents conflicts with the camper’s exercise of bona fide religious tenets or practices. General philosophical or moral objection to immunization shall not be sufficient for an exemption on religious grounds. 
    • A copy of your insurance card.
    • A copy of any information regarding your child's activity restrictions/special needs (ex. IEP, ISFP).
    • Complete the form submission through CAMPDOCS 7 days prior to the start of the camp session. New Jersey state law requires that campers submit a current health record each year.

    Failure to submit all forms to TNC 7 days before the first day of camp will result in forfeiture of your registration fee. No exceptions. 

    • 06/27/2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • 07/01/2022
    • 3:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center Chipmunk Campsite
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    Watch Out, Weather! 
    Thunder, lightning and hail, oh my! When skies grow dark and ominous, we watch in fear and awe to see what is unleashed. Campers will spend time with their eyes on the sky as we explore what makes rain different from snow and hurricanes different from tornadoes. This will be the only week we hope for rain!


    Pre-K must be a minimum of 4 year old. All children must be bathroom independent. For the safety of our staff and campers, TNC staff do not go into the bathroom with campers. 

    • Use the grade your child is entering next September to determine group.
    • Pre-K & K may choose Full days 9:00 am-3:00 pm or Half days. Half days are AM 9:00 am-12:30 pm or PM 12:00 pm-3:00 pm. 
    • Campers may attend multiple weeks. Each week will feature different themes and activities.
    • After registering, primary guardian will receive confirmation emails.
    • Be sure to sign up early; space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    To Register:

    1. Current annual Family Membership ($60) is required for all participants in our camp programs. Not a member? Join or renew now and take advantage of what the nature center offers all year round.
    2. Click the Register button, complete the form, and pay with a credit card. 
    3. Wait for your confirmation email and use the link to log into our online health system: CAMPDOCS. (May take up to a week to receive email)

    This is where you will tell us about your camper, fill out health information, emergency contacts, other important safety data, and submit the following required files:The Mandatory Health Packet: Universal Health Record from your child’s health care provider. 

    Including an Immunization History:

    • Please note, if your health care provider will not be including a complete immunization form the Health Department requires a written statement signed by the parent or guardian explaining how the administration of immunizing agents conflicts with the camper’s exercise of bona fide religious tenets or practices. General philosophical or moral objection to immunization shall not be sufficient for an exemption on religious grounds. 
    • A copy of your insurance card.
    • A copy of any information regarding your child's activity restrictions/special needs (ex. IEP, ISFP).
    • Complete the form submission through CAMPDOCS 7 days prior to the start of the camp session. New Jersey state law requires that campers submit a current health record each year.

    Failure to submit all forms to TNC 7 days before the first day of camp will result in forfeiture of your registration fee. No exceptions. 

    • 06/27/2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • 07/01/2022
    • 3:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center Deer Campsite
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    Weather Weirdness
    From snow in the Saharan Desert to December hurricanes, this planet has some weird weather! Campers find out why the wind blows and the rain falls. Once we’ve covered the basics, the sky is the limit! We will learn about weather so extreme, it seems impossible, as well as the weird weather we’re likely to witness here in the Northeast. 

     
    • Use the grade your child is entering next September to determine group.
    • Campers may attend multiple weeks. Each week will feature different themes and activities.
    • After registering, primary guardian will receive confirmation emails.
    • Be sure to sign up early; space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    To Register:

    1. Current annual Family Membership ($60) is required for all participants in our camp programs. Not a member? Join or renew now and take advantage of what the nature center offers all year round.
    2. Click the Register button, complete the form, and pay with a credit card. 
    3. Wait for your confirmation email and use the link to log into our online health system: CAMPDOCS. (May take up to a week to receive email)

    This is where you will tell us about your camper, fill out health information, emergency contacts, other important safety data, and submit the following required files:The Mandatory Health Packet: Universal Health Record from your child’s health care provider. 

    Including an Immunization History:

    • Please note, if your health care provider will not be including a complete immunization form the Health Department requires a written statement signed by the parent or guardian explaining how the administration of immunizing agents conflicts with the camper’s exercise of bona fide religious tenets or practices. General philosophical or moral objection to immunization shall not be sufficient for an exemption on religious grounds. 
    • A copy of your insurance card.
    • A copy of any information regarding your child's activity restrictions/special needs (ex. IEP, ISFP).
    • Complete the form submission through CAMPDOCS 7 days prior to the start of the camp session. New Jersey state law requires that campers submit a current health record each year.

    Failure to submit all forms to TNC 7 days before the first day of camp will result in forfeiture of your registration fee. No exceptions. 

    • 07/05/2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • 07/08/2022
    • 3:00 PM
    • Tenafly Nature Center Deer Campsite
    • 0
    Join waitlist

    Save Our Species
    What causes species extinction, and what we can do to help protect our animal friends? Utilizing artifacts and live animals, campers will learn about the classifications of at-risk species, and develop an appreciation for the diversity of organisms around us. No camp July 4-pricing has been prorated for this week. 

     


    • Use the grade your child is entering next September to determine group.
    • Campers may attend multiple weeks. Each week will feature different themes and activities.
    • After registering, primary guardian will receive confirmation emails.
    • Be sure to sign up early; space is limited and pre-registration is required.

    To Register:

    1. Current annual Family Membership ($60) is required for all participants in our camp programs. Not a member? Join or renew now and take advantage of what the nature center offers all year round.
    2. Click the Register button, complete the form, and pay with a credit card. 
    3. Wait for your confirmation email and use the link to log into our online health system: CAMPDOCS. (May take up to a week to receive email)

    This is where you will tell us about your camper, fill out health information, emergency contacts, other important safety data, and submit the following required files:The Mandatory Health Packet: Universal Health Record from your child’s health care provider. 

    Including an Immunization History:

    • Please note, if your health care provider will not be including a complete immunization form the Health Department requires a written statement signed by the parent or guardian explaining how the administration of immunizing agents conflicts with the camper’s exercise of bona fide religious tenets or practices. General philosophical or moral objection to immunization shall not be sufficient for an exemption on religious grounds. 
    • A copy of your insurance card.
    • A copy of any information regarding your child's activity restrictions/special needs (ex. IEP, ISFP).
    • Complete the form submission through CAMPDOCS 7 days prior to the start of the camp session. New Jersey state law requires that campers submit a current health record each year.

    Failure to submit all forms to TNC 7 days before the first day of camp will result in forfeiture of your registration fee. No exceptions. 

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