Outdoor Garden

 Now Enrolling for Winter & Spring Break Camps!


CBNS camps are a combination of nature play and exploration, STEAM topics, make & take crafts, games, stories and of course, fun!


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WEEK 1: DECEMBER 20-21 / THU-FRI /  9 AM-1 PM

Polar Bear Workshop

Hop on the express train for a ride to The Polar Bear Workshop.  Come to camp in pajamas and snuggle up with winter stories as you sip cocoa and warm cider.  Make nature crafts in our maker workshop and take home to share with family and friends. 

WEEK 2: DECEMBER 27-28 / THU-FRI /  9 AM-1 PM

Winter Wonder Lab

Let winter ignite your child's creativity and imagination!  Explore ice and snow with cool experiments, discover animals of the arctic and antarctic, and create one-of-a-kind art inspired by the Northern Lights.   

WEEK 3: FEBRUARY 19-22 / TUE-FRI (2-day or 4-day combo)  /  9 AM-1 PM

To the Moon and Beyond!

All aboard a rocket ship for a journey to the moon.  Discover the planets in our solar system, explore distant galaxies, and invent a planet of your own.  The sky’s the limit! 

WEEK 4: APRIL 15-18 / MON-THU (2-day or 4-day combo)  /  9 AM-1 PM

Garden Helpers

Bees, ladybugs, butterflies and worms, oh my! What do they do and where do they live? Campers will dig deep into the wonderful world of pollinators and garden helpers.  Join us for discovery walks in the forest and garden and enjoy farm-to-table cooking.    

  • All camps include outdoor exploration, so please bring weather-appropriate gear.
  • Campers must bring a water bottle, mid-morning snack, and a sack lunch daily.  We are a tree nut-free and peanut-free facility.  
Who Can Attend?

Camps are open to children ages 2.5 to 10 years old.  Children ages 3 and up must be able to use the bathroom independently.

Class Size

Maximum enrollment per age group is 12; minimum is 6.  Instructor-to-student ratio is 1:5.  

Camp Fees (includes materials):

  • $90: 2-day camps, 9am-1pm
  • $170: 4-day camps, 9am-1pm
  • Multi-child discount: 10%
  • Full session discount: 10% 


Camp fees are due in full at the time of registration. Registrations are processed on a first-come, first-serve basis in the order they are received. Spaces cannot be held without full payment.  

To register, contact the school office at 253-514-6338 Ext. 2 or email curiousbynature@gigharborfoundation.org.

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Cancellation Policy

Registrations made at least 14 days before camp start date receive full refund minus a 8% cancellation fee per camp. Cancellations made less than 14 days before camp start date receive a 50% refund per camp.  Inside of 7 days, no refund or credit will be given unless a camp is cancelled.