Classes & Education

Summer Camp

The Garden's summer day camps are full of discovery, adventure and nature exploration! Learn more about the various programs offered each summer below.

You may register for any of the seven Garden Summer Camp programs by selecting the appropriate registration button below. Garden members save on all kinds of classes and programs, including Summer Camp - learn more the benefits of becoming a member.

Non-Member Summer CAMP Registration

Member Summer CAMP Registration

Due to the popularity of the Garden's Summer Camp, these programs tend to sell out quickly. If a particular program you are interested in is sold out, you may add your contact information to the Summer Camp Waiting List below and thus be notified whenever an opening for your desired program is available.

Currently Sold Out:

  • Junior Garden Chef (Ages 6-8)
  • Seed to Snack - Session I ( ages 4- 6)
  • Habitat Explorers Session - II (Ages 4-6)

Summer CAMP WAITING LIST

Refund Policy: Refunds granted until May 10, after May 10 refunds are granted only if the vacancy is filled.

Habitat Explorers (Ages 4-6)

Celebrate your imagination! Campers will experience the Garden in a new way while creating original art and playing exciting games. Creativity and a sense of adventure are recommended for all campers.

DATE: June 3 – 7 or June 17 – 21
TIME: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
FEE: $259/child ($229/member)
LUNCH: Campers bring a sack lunch.

Habitat Explorers Session II (June 17 – 21) is SOLD OUT. Seats are still available for Habitat Explorers Session I (June 3 – 7).

Adventures in the Garden (Ages 7-10)

Explore and discover the marvelous world of the Atlanta Botanical Garden. From tantalizing rainforests to mysterious bogs, campers will venture into the fabulous and fantastic world of their imaginations. With the Garden as their inspiration, they will create whimsical art, play fun games and go on Garden adventures.

DATE: June 24 – 28
TIME: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
FEE: $319/child ($289/member)
LUNCH: Campers bring a sack lunch.

Seed to Snack (Ages 4-6)

Explore the fabulous world of fruit and vegetables. From their origins in the Edible Garden to their preparation in the classroom, campers will discover how plants grow into the foods they enjoy. Every day, we will prepare a snack using seasonal and freshly harvested produce and we will play games, plant seeds and create artwork inspired by the flavors of the summer.

DATE: July 15 – 19 or July 22 – 26
TIME: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
FEE: $289/child ($259/member)
LUNCH: Campers bring a sack lunch.

Seed to Snack (July 15 -19) is SOLD OUT. Seats are still available for Seed to Snack (July 22 – 26).

 

Senior Garden Chef (Ages 9-12)

Where does food come from? What meals can be prepared using freshly harvested produce? Campers find out the answers to these questions and more as they gather, investigate and prepare tasty treats in the Edible Garden Outdoor Kitchen. This session examines many elements of food from how it grows to preparing meals with lots of fruits and vegetables.

DATE: June 10 – 14
TIME: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
FEE: $379/child ($349/member)
LUNCH: Session fee includes lunch.

Junior Garden Chef (Ages 6-8)

Where does food come from? What meals can be prepared using freshly harvested produce? Campers find out the answers to these questions and more as they gather, investigate and prepare tasty treats in the Edible Garden Outdoor Kitchen. This session examines many elements of food from how it grows to preparing meals with lots of fruits and vegetables.

DATE: July 8 – 12
TIME: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
FEE: $379/child ($349/member)
LUNCH: Session fee includes lunch.

SOLD OUT