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17June Monday
Summer Camp

Timber Tots Forest Animals

Time: Monday, June 17, 2024 June 17, 2024 - June 21, 2024 / Texas Forestry Museum
Timber Tots: Forest Animals: June 17 – 21 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm: This camp remains at the museum and has the children learn about different types of forest animals whether it’s mammals, reptiles, insects, etc. In 2023, we learned about lifecycles of butterflies, grasshoppers, turkeys, etc. and each day we had crafts, lessons, […]
24June Monday
Summer Camp

Summer Sylvans STEM

Time: Monday, June 24, 2024 June 24, 2024 - June 28, 2024 / Texas Forestry Museum
Summer Sylvans: STEM: June 24 – 28 from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm: This camp remains at the museum and has the children conduct fun science experiments and learn through STEM activities. We will have the kids build items, discuss forestry professions that use STEM, etc. In 2022, we learned about potential energy, made catapults […]
01July Monday
Summer Camp

Maker Camp (B)

Time: Monday, July 1, 2024 July 1, 2024 - July 5, 2024 / Texas Forestry Museum
Maker Camp (B): July 1– 5 from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm: This camp remains at the museum and has the children learn skills like sanding wood, painting, etc. while building their own wooden house. We hope this camp will encourage children to use their imagination while they learn skills they may not encounter in […]
08July Monday
Summer Camp

Timber Tots Sawmill Days

Time: Monday, July 8, 2024 July 8, 2024 - July 12, 2024 / Texas Forestry Museum
Timber Tots: Sawmill Days: July 8th – 12th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm This camp remains at the museum and has the children learn about life during the sawmill town era (1880s – 1930s) through fun activities. This is the first time we are offering this camp for this age group. A camp for […]
15July Monday
Summer Camp

Summer Sylvans Sawmill Days

Time: Monday, July 15, 2024 July 15, 2024 - July 19, 2024 / Texas Forestry Museum
Summer Sylvans: Sawmill Days: July 15th – 19th from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm This camp remains at the museum and has children learn about life during the sawmill town era (1880s – 1930s) through fun activities. In 2021, we made biscuits and butter, created old fashion toys, played old fashioned games, etc. A camp […]
22July Monday
Summer Camp

Timber Tots Nature Art

Time: Monday, July 22, 2024 July 22, 2024 - July 26, 2024 / Texas Forestry Museum
Timber Tots: Nature Art: July 22 – 26 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm: This camp remains at the museum and has the children learn about different types of nature art, medium, natural artists, and more. In 2023, we made watercolor sun prints, nature rubbings, clay fishes, watercolor butterflies, etc A camp for children ages […]
29July Monday
Summer Camp

Summer Sylvans Nature Art

Time: Monday, July 29, 2024 July 29, 2024 - August 2, 2024 / Texas Forestry Museum
Summer Sylvans: Nature Art: July 29 – August 2 from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm: This camp remains at the museum and has the children learn about different types of nature art, medium, natural artists, and more. In 2023, we made we made watercolor sun prints, nature rubbings, clay fishes, watercolor butterflies, etc. A camp […]