Nature's Garden Summer Camp

Spend your mornings outside learning about nature and life in a garden!

  • Day 1: Plants and Trees
  • Day 2: Wildlife
  • Day 3: Water and Rocks
  • Day 4: Aquatic Life and Amphibians

Nature's Garden Summer Camp is for students 7 to 10 years old.  Space is limited to the first 20 paid registrants. Registration begins May 22nd. Registration and payment can be made at the bottom of this web page. 

Cost for the Camp is $70 for the week.

If paying by check, make check out to:

Phil Hardberger Park Conservancy
1021 Voelcker Lane, #4
San Antonio, TX 78248

Nature's Garden Summer Camp is offered by San Antonio Parks & Recreation in partnership with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension. For more information please email: Susan Campbell or Ruby Zavala.

Registrants are required to download, print, complete and sign this waiver form from the City of San Antonio.

When completed, please email the form or send it by postal mail to the Conservancy address above. You may also reach the Conservancy Office at 210-492-7472.

Thank you!

Event Details

Starts Monday, Aug 7, 2017 8:30 am
Ends Friday, Aug 11, 2017 11:30 am
Registration Start Date Monday, May 22, 2017 9:00 am
Available 13
Cut-off Date Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017 11:00 pm
Individual Price $70.00
Location Blanco Road (PHP East)
Registration closed.

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