Camp Wiregrass

Each summer, Camp Wiregrass offers week-long sessions to learn more about agriculture, history, and natural resources through exciting activities and engaging experiences. Camp begins after Memorial Day and runs through the end of June.

Camp Wiregrass Registration Form Camp Wiregrass Registration Form

Munchkins

Animal Antics

Explore the world of animals in Animal Antics! While studying the needs of humans and animals, campers will meet the Museum’s animal residents. Each day includes animal interactions, games, and crafts!

Featured Activities

  • Meet and care for the Museum’s animals
  • Hunting for animal habitats
  • Fishing in the Gristmill pond
  • Creating your own animal puppet

Animal Antics

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May 28-31, 2019
1:00-5:00 pm
Georgia Museum of Agriculture

Explorers

Time Travelers

Journey to the past to explore life in the Wiregrass region during the late 19th Century. Experience what life was like for a farmer, inventor, cook, and more in the Historic Village.

Featured Activities

  • Dressing in historic costumes (suspenders/ skirts & aprons)
  • Discovering native plants and animals during a nature walk
  • Milking our fiberglass cow Daisy
  • Creating old-fashioned toys

Time Travelers

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June 3-7, 2019
8:00-3:00 pm
Georgia Museum of Agriculture

Animal Adaptions

While discovering how animals survive in the wild, campers will learn about the various habitats of Georgia. Campers will explore the adaptations of fish, mammals, birds, reptiles, and insects through hands-on interactive activities and crafts. 

Featured Activities

  • Making stained glass bug
  • Creating your own bird puppet
  • Visiting the observation honeybee hive
  • Meeting the critters of the Langdale Nature Center

Animal Adaptions

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June 17-21, 2019
8:00-3:00 pm
Georgia Museum of Agriculture

Trekkers

Living Off the Land

Campers will experience the outdoors while learning how natural resources are used today and compare with how they were used in the past.

Featured Activities

  • Growing a garden
  • Making minnow traps
  • Creating a rain gauge
  • Meeting the chickens

Living Off the Land

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June 10-14, 2019
8:00-3:00 pm
Georgia Museum of Agriculture

Time Travelers

Journey to the past to explore life in the Wiregrass region during the late 19th Century. Experience what life was like for a farmer, inventor, cook, and more in the Historic Village.

Featured Activities

  • Dressing in historic costumes (suspenders/skirts & aprons)
  • Making a distance phone
  • Meeting the farm mule
  • Cooking hoe cakes

Time Travelers

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June 24-28, 2019
8:00-3:00 pm
Georgia Museum of Agriculture

Cancellation Policy

​If a cancellation is received prior to four weeks before the start of the camp your child is registered for, 75% of the registration fee will be refunded. A $45 non-refundable administrative fee will be charged for any cancellations four weeks or less before the start of a participant’s scheduled camp. Exceptions to these policies may be made for documented medical reasons and require a physician’s written verification. Camps are nontransferable.

Information

For more information, please contact the Education and Programming Director.

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