We're so excited about our summer camp lineup for 2016 that features several new camp themes as well as our many of our camper's favorites from years' past. In 2015, the Nature Center served nearly 800 children through our camps at Dunwoody Park and Island Ford. Were their parents satisfied? You Bet! Among surveyed respondents, 99% said that they would recommend the Nature Center's camps to a friend and 98% plan to return again this summer.
Registration for 2016 Summer camps begins is now open for Members Only and opens February 15th for general public. All of our camps are available on a first come, first served basis. We currently have 3 camps that are sold out and a few more that are nearing full capacity. If you are currently a member, we suggest that you utilize your member benefits to register during this "members only" time period. If you are not currently a member and would like to get a jump on registration, you can become a member before registering at www.dunwoodynature.org/Membership . Or, just add a membership to your cart on checkout.
Are you one of the more than 25,000 people who has visited the park this past year to experience the park improvements? Were you one of the more than 14,000 participants in our classes, camps, family events, festivals, or concerts? Every day of the year, from sunrise to sunset, our trails, meadows, and the splendor of Wildcat Creek are here for your enjoyment. But as a 501(c)(3) non-profit that charges no admission fee to use our park, the Dunwoody Nature Center depends on families like you to become members to enhance our programs and the ongoing park improvements that we continue to make for all.
Membership is $50 for one year; $90 for two years and supports the Nature Center's mission and growth but also entitles your family to special members-only savings: free admission to our six concert series; free programs such as our Earth Day Yoga + Stars Celebration; exclusive early and discounted registration for our popular, sell-out summer camps (Sign up begins February 1st for members only); discounts on classes (all year long), and a "members-only" preview time during our annual Butterfly Festival (August 20th). What's more, your support allows us to offer community-wide FREE programming such as our popular Friday Night Hikes, Great Backyard Bird Count, and astronomy programs at Brook Run Park.