Camp GBBG

Camp GBBG is a summer camp for kids filled with nature-themed games, crafts and unforgettable adventures.

The Garden is excited to offer one day, two day and weeklong camps this summer.  These fun, outdoor camps offer kids a wide variety of activities that utilize the unique landscapes at the Garden in Green Bay. Be ready dig into the dirt and connect with the wonders of the natural world.

Summer Camp 2019

Registration required for all camps. Please review the Summer Camp Guidelines and complete the Camp Medical Authorization Form.

Weeklong Camps

Outdoor Adventures

Get ready to search for hidden treasures, solve mysteries and develop your outdoor skills! Learn more about adventure sports like letterboxing, geocaching, and backpacking with daily activities, games and crafts. At the end of the week, test your skills during an exciting Adventure Race.

$65/GBBG Member; $85/Non-Member
Register by July 22.

Session 1: Ages 6–9
July 29–August 2 | 9:30 am–12 pm

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Session 2: Ages 9–12
August 5–9 | 9:30 am–12 pm

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Day Camps

Butterfly Biologist

Become a butterfly biologist at Green Bay Botanical Garden as you collect and identify caterpillars and butterflies, discover which plants they love and learn how to attract them at home. We’ll also work on a special project for our summer exhibit, Butterflies & Blooms!

$35/GBBG Member; $45/Non-Member

Session 1: Ages 6–9
Monday, June 24 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm.
Register by June 17.

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Session 2: Ages 9–12 
Wednesday, June 26 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm.
Register by June 19.

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Session 3: Ages 9–12 
Tuesday, July 16 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm.
Register by July 9.

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Session 4: Ages 6–9
Wednesday, July 17 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm.
Register by July 10.

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Story Book Adventure: The Lorax

Bring the adventures of Dr. Seuss’s book The Lorax to life! You’ll explore the story through games and projects while learning about the effects of pollution and the importance of trees. Then, plant a Dr. Seuss inspired garden to take home!

$35/GBBG Member; $45/Non-Member

Session 1: Ages 6–9
Wednesday, August 14 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm.
Register by August 7.

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Session 2: Ages 9-12
Thursday, August 15 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm.
Register by August 8.

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KIDchen Camp

Calling Future Foodies! Join Bridgett Lowery of 416 Cuisine for a hands-on kitchen experience. Learn kitchen safety, table etiquette, food safety, knife skills and the importance of a balanced diet. Experience the Garden and cook with fresh produce, when available. Recipes will include healthy hearty food and one sweet treat. Children will receive a folder of the recipes and printed materials and will keep the apron they decorate in class. Naturally, lunch and a snack will be enjoyed (after they make it!) each day. Class is appropriate for children 9 and up, with one and two-day class options available.

Session 1: Two-Day Class
Tuesday, June 18-Wednesday, June 19 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm.
$115/GBBG Member; $130/Non-Member
Register by June 11.

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Session 2: One-Day Class
Thursday, June 20 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm.
$60/GBBG Member; $75/Non-Member
Register by June 13.

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Session 3: One-Day Class
Tuesday, July 9 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm.
$60/GBBG Member; $75/Non-Member
Register by July 2.

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Session 4: Two-Day Class
Tuesday, July 23-Wednesday, July 24 | 9:30 am–3:30 pm.
$115/GBBG Member; $130/Non-Member
Register by July 16.

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Contact Us

For more information about Camp GBBG, contact our Children & Family Educator, Kelle Hartman, at 920.491.3691 ext. 107 or khartman@gbbg.org.