2019 Summer Camps

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Aquatic Explorers

Registration is now open for

Summer 2019!

Don’t miss this opportunity for your child to have an unforgettable Oxbow camp experience!

Registration is limited to keep groups small and ensure instructors have high quality interactions with each and every camper. 



Camp Registration- NOW ONLINE!


To register for Oxbow Summer Camps, click HERE. You will need to create a login and enter household details. Then under 'SEARCH' Select 'Activity'. On this search page, under 'Type' select 'SUMMER CAMPS', and under 'Location' select 'OXBOW FACILITY USE'. Once camps are full, you can still add your child to an online wait list, and you will be notified if a spot become available. If you need assistance with online registration, please call our Environmental Education Coordinator, Natalie Frendberg, at (772)785-5842. See you this summer!



All camps are held 9am - 5pm and are $200 per session.

Students will need to bring a packed lunch, 2 snacks, a reusable water bottle, sunscreen, bug spray, closed toe shoes, and wear clothes that can get messy! 

Discover Archery Camp- FULL

 June 10- June 14       Ages 10-14     

   Ready, Aim, Release!  Archery builds strength, endurance and mental focus all while having fun. This is an introductory course that will teach students the fundamental skills of archery. We will refine these skills while playing exciting games, challenging each other to  tournaments and learning how archery can contribute to conservation.  

Wildlife Biology Bootcamp

June 24- June 28       Ages 10-14     

Have you ever wondered what it takes to become a real-life scientist? Join us this summer as we journey through the animal kingdom and conduct our very own wildlife field studies! Experience what science looks like out in nature while also getting down and dirty in the lab. Along the way, you'll have the opportunity to meet and learn from local biologists, ecologists, and nature lovers! This camp is not to be missed!     

Ecosystem Explorers- FULL

July 8 - July 12       Ages 6-9   

Use your child's natural sense of curiosity to help grow your young naturalist's knowledge. Let our staff help them explore in a fun and safe environment where they'll use their imagination and learn about the fascinating world around them. We'll encourage exploration through nature walks, games and hands-on activities about Florida's diverse natural communities.

 Lego Robotics & Coding Adventure- FULL 

July 15 - July 19       Ages 8-12   

In this fabulous & entertaining summer educational experience, campers will have fun dabbling in coding, robotics labs, and science experiments while learning new skills! Each day campers work in teams to complete hands-on missions using LEGO Mindstorm kits, EV3 Core kits, LEGO Wedo kits, Ozobots, Sphero balls, and other hands-on kits.

Archery Adventure Camp- FULL

July 22 - July 26       Ages 10-14   

Ready to take it to the next level? In this advanced archery class, you'll step up your archery game! We will explore equipment, refine skills and experiment with different archery activities. This camp is for students that have attended our intro course, previous camps or have equivalent experience.

The Art of Puppetry

July 29 - Aug 2       Ages 8-12   

Puppets are a delight for all ages and have been used for thousands of year to tell stories and entertain audiences.  In this specialized camp, participants learn about the many kinds of puppets and how to operate them.  Campers also learn about staging, props, scripts, backdrops, music and more.  Best part: campers will build their own puppets and prepare a special show for family and friends.