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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 (Ages 7-10)

Date: March 1-2, 2018
Time: 9am-4pm
Cost: $90

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. 

To register, see Adventure Out Daycamp.

Dino-Mania (Ages 5-7)

Date: January 2-5, 2018 (4 days)
Time: 9am-4pm
Cost: $180

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.

To register, see Dino Mania.

Frogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (Ages 5-8)

Date: March 26-30, 2018
Time: 9am-4pm
Cost: $250

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. 

To register, see Frogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

Nature, That's Gross! (Ages 5-7)

Date: March 1-2, 2018
Time: 9am-4pm
Cost: $100

Nature is full of some of the grossest things that can possibly be imagined. Animal poo, slime and stinky smells are just a few of the amazing products of nature that we will discover.

To register, see Nature, That's Gross! Camp.

You and the Wild (Ages 9-12)

Date: March 26-30, 2018
Time: 9am-4pm
Cost: $260

Outdoor challenge accepted! 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.  

To register, see You and the Wild Daycamp.

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For More Information

John Janzen Nature Centre

7000 143 Street
Whitemud Drive & Fox Drive

Shared parking lot with Fort Edmonton Park

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


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

Outside of Edmonton, call 780-442-5311


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