ECO Center Summer Day Camp

Have your children join us this summer at ECO Center to explore the outdoors by participating in hands-on educational lessons.  We make learning fun and memorable.  Hands-on lessons will be paired with outdoor play and exploration.

Payment can be made online through our event links shown below or by sending a check payable to ECO Center (1757 County Rd. 59, Caledonia, OH 43314).

ECO Center's camp refund policy: to receive full payment, cancellation must be received 2 weeks prior to the first day of camp.  Prices include daily refreshments and a healthy afternoon snack.  Campers are responsible for bringing a "trash free lunch" each day to camp. 

If you have questions, please contact:
Emily Ollervides, 914-400-8085 or

Click to Download the Tips for a Trash Free Lunch and Health Form. Gear Lists: Acorns, Seedlings, and Saplings.

Acorns - Ages 4-5

Mon. – Fri.: 9:30am – 11:30am
Mon. – Fri.:  2pm – 4pm
Fee: $105*

Session:  July 10 - 14

The Acorn camper's main mission will be to learn through play.  Their daily camp sessions will include a combination of nature-themed arts and crafts, socialization and team building opportunities, as well as good old fashioned physical activity.  Camper's will build confidence and motor skills through a variety of activities including, up close and personal interactions with our farm animals and problem solving tasks and challenges.  Each day campers will also have the opportunity to enjoy our zip lines, tube slides, barrel train ride, and upcycled playground.   

*$10 sibling discount available

Register and pay online

Acorn Gear List

Seedlings - Ages 6-8

Mon. – Fri. : 9am – 3pm
Fee: $195*

Session: June 19 – 23

The Seedling camper's main mission will be to soak up exciting natural science concepts through exploration and inquisition.  Seedlings will focus their days learning about local flora and fauna through organized hands-on lessons.  Daily treks within our woods and prairie will engage camper's curiosity and wonder as they get an up close and personal look at nature.  They will participate in group games that will help them understand scientific terms and subject matters by using real life scenarios.  Each day they will also have the opportunity to enjoy our zip lines, tube slides, barrel train ride, and upcycled playground through a morning and afternoon play session. 

*$10 sibling discount available

Register and pay online

Seedling Gear List



sAplings - ages 9-11

Mon. – Thurs.: 9am – 4pm
Fri: 9am - 7pm
Fee: $215*

Session: June 12 – 16

The Sapling camper's main mission will be to participate in the ongoing nature monitoring programs at ECO Center.  Each day, they will be engaged in hands-on learning activities that focus on environmental sustainability practices and discussions of present day risks and threats to Ohio's native flora and fauna.  They will pair critical thinking skills with our available tools and resources to come up with solution-oriented practices toward stewardship of our Earth.  Throughout the week, campers will go on discovery challenges within our woods and prairie to identify species, threats, and possible solutions.  They will also receive animal husbandry tips while completing the daily farm chores associated with caring for our goats, sheep, chickens, and rabbits.    Their week will conclude with a camp fire dinner and team building session.

*$10 sibling discount available

Register and pay online

Sapling Gear List

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