Children in grades K–2 and 3–5 can engage in exciting hands-on indoor and outdoor activities while discovering the Garden in winter. They'll investigate weather, explore seasonal adaptations of plants and animals, enjoy a visit to our Wonderland Express holiday exhibition (December 30), and dabble in art.
December 23 — Winter Weather and Animals
December 26 — A Visit to Japan
December 27 — Everything Snow!
December 30 — All Aboard the Wonderland Express
January 2 — All About Art
January 3 — Plant Packages
This fun camp offers kids in Chicago's North Shore suburbs a wide variety of activities that take advantage of the facilities and expertise at the Chicago Botanic Garden.
Rave reviews from parents of campers
"Excellent, rich experience!"
"My camper enjoyed making treats and learning about origami."
"He enjoyed looking for animal tracks in the snow and the expedition to the Japanese Garden."