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 in late May and runs through the end of June.

Registration begins April 15, 2021 at 9 a.m.

Camp Wiregrass Handbook

Camp Wiregrass Information Packet

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Munchkins

Young Scientists: June 1-4, 2021

Each day, campers will explore different activities all centered around science, technology, engineering, and math! We will transform into young scientists and create our very own crystals, discover how electricity works and wire our own light up bugs, make machines out of found items, and learn the very basics of computer coding by making binary bracelets!

Down on the Farm: June 15-18, 2021

Learn about the wonderful things that agriculture provides for us in our everyday life. Experience some of the tasks that farmers undertake, and get hands on with crops, animals, and more. Campers will get to milk a robotic cow, shear a shaving cream sheep, work in the garden, build a
miniature house, and more.

Explorers

Portal to the Past: May 24-28, 2021

Inspired explorers are invited to join us as we step through our portal to the past! We’ll journey into the 19th century by learning about careers, inventions, and engage in a variety of exciting hands-on experiences. Campers will participate in activities such as paper making, hand ginning cotton, mule driving, robot inventing, and more!

SOLD OUT Wilderness 101: June 21-25, 2021

Campers will learn to follow their instincts and discover ways to survive in the wilderness. Each day of camp, we will explore nature and strengthen our survival skills. By learning how to make a fire, building shelters, using compasses, and making solar powered s’mores, campers will become more confident and comfortable in the wild and develop valuable skills!

Virtual

Out of the Blocks: June 7-11, 2021

Campers will learn all about agriculture in the virtual realm of Minecraft™. They will get daily challenges and meet with fellow players on a museum-moderated server. Campers will craft farms, forests, fisheries, and more!

Camp in a Box

Camp in a Box connects children to agriculture, history, and natural resources with our at-home experiences! We provide the supplies and instructions for crafts, activities, and fun for children to enjoy at home.

Camp in a Box pre-orders online now
Boxes will be available for shipping or pick up from the GMA Country Store beginning Tuesday, June 1, 2021. 

Ag Adventures

Explore STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) topics in agriculture through the Ag Adventures box! We provide everything you need for science experiments, art projects, outdoor adventures, and even a drone! Access themed videos for each day in our digital camp, including story time, activities, and an inside look at how agriculture uses STEAM every day!

All Aboard

All Aboard for an adventure with our train themed camp in a box! Designed especially for young railroaders to learn about trains through a variety of hands-on activities, crafts, and digital videos! Decipher train communication with whistles and signals, create a depot and railway at home, learn about famous engineers from history, and discover what life is like for a train engineer today. This box is full of everything you need to become a junior engineer at home!

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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