Explore the ocean from top to bottom this summer with Birch Aquarium at Scripps.

Ages 4-5



Birch Aquarium

Sea Squirts

Location: Birch Aquarium
Limited to 10 participants per session.

Enjoy five half-days of fun learning about the amazing habitats found across the sea and the interesting animals that reside there! Observe and touch live animals from teeming tide pools, enchanted kelp forests, colorful coral reefs, soft sandy beaches and the blue open ocean. Each session features stories, crafts, hands-on experiences and aquarium visits. Children can only be enrolled in a morning or an afternoon camp, not both, in the same week. Birth certificates must be provided before the first day of camp.

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FEE: Members $199; Public $229
Sessions meet 9 a.m.-noon or 1-4 p.m. (A1); Monday-Friday

Session A: June 27-July 1

Session A1: June 27-July 1

Session B: July 11-15

Session C: July 25-29

Session D: Aug. 8-12

Session E: Aug. 22-26


Sea Slugs

Location: Birch Aquarium
Limited to 10 participants per session.

Dive into a week of fun! Explore the ocean and the magnificent wonders found beneath the waves without leaving the aquarium. Learn about jiggling jellies, scuttling crabs, slip-sliding snails, toothy sharks, and massive mammals! This engaging camp features hands-on activities, games, role-playing, and live animals. Children can only be enrolled in a morning or an afternoon camp, not both, in the same week. Birth certificates must be provided before the first day of camp.

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FEE: Members $199; Public $229 (Session A: Members: $120; Public: $138)
Sessions meet 9 a.m.-noon or 1-4 p.m. (A1)  Monday-Friday*
*Session A does not meet on July 4 or 5 (3 days only) 

Session A: July 6-8 (3 days)

Session A1: July 6-8 (3 days)

Session B: July 18-22

Session C: Aug. 1-5

Session D: Aug. 15-19




Summer Learning Adventure Camps