Due to the chance of storms, Butterflies & Blooms will be closed today (Saturday, July 20) and will reopen tomorrow (Sunday, July 21) at 10 am.


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. Scholarships available, please contact us at the information provided below.

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/General Public

Register by July 22.
Session 1: Ages 6–9
July 29–August 2 | 9:30 am–12 pm

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

NEW! Music and Nature in Harmony

“Come to My Garden” and explore music centered around nature and beauty. Learn to understand your individual voice, how your sound is created, ways to keep your voice healthy and the role of one voice in a choir of many. Take inspiration from the Garden as you sing songs that reflect harmony in nature. Lessons will build on each other daily with a final performance at the Sanimax Concert on August 15 at 6 pm, opening for John Kelley and the Fusion Express Orchestra. Prior vocal experience in choir or other preferred.
Camp presented in partnership with Studio 12 and funded in part by a grant from the Green Bay Packers Foundation.

Ages 12-16
$150/Garden Member; $175/General Public
August 12–15 | 9:30 am – 3:30 pm daily, performance at 6 pm on Thursday, August 15.

Day Camps

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

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

NEW! KIDchen Camp

All KIDchen Camps are full. To be added to the waiting list, please contact the Garden at 920-490-9457. 

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.

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