Coastal Camps @ Third Beach


Session 2: July 2-6               Session 3: July 9-13             
Session 4: July 16-20          Session 5: July 23-27
Session 6: July 30-Aug 3     Session 7: August 6-10
Session 8: August 13-17

Monday-Friday 9:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.

$275 per session for members & $300 per session for non members (cost includes one NBS summer camp t-shirt)

NOTE: Family membership must be valid through August of 2018 in order to receive the member discount please call 401-846-2577 if you have a questions about membership. 

In this popular program, campers have the opportunity to explore tide pools, catch fish and conduct experiments at our newly furbished Third Beach Education Center. Our Coastal Camp is now offered for three different age groups in six one week sessions. Space is limited so sign up quickly! Drop off and pick up will be at the Third Beach Education Center.

Session 2: Seashore Safari: (Entering Grades 2-3): This week we’ll sweep the shore for interesting discoveries, search for some of the creatures that live at the seashore and even learn about the sand beneath our feet.

Session 3: Diving Deep: (Entering Grades 4-6): Dive in with us and explore life under the deep blue sea. We’ll learn all about the adaptations that animals that live in the deep oceans have through exploration, crafts, games and more! This session is full!

Session 4: Shark Science: (Entering Grades 2-3): Sharks are the Oceans apex predators, in this week of camp we will learn how Sharks are adapted to find their prey and survive across the globe. Exploring the beach, crafts, and games will add to the fun! This session is full!

Session 5: Fish Frenzy (Entering Grades 4-6): This week is all about scales and tails as we dive into the wild world of fish. We will use nets and other tools to sample the waters in search of local fish and learn more about their lives. Traditional camp activities such as games, songs, and crafts are also included. This session is full!

Session 6: Dune Days (Entering Grades 4-6): Sand dunes are an important part of coastal landscape, this week we will earn dunes are formed and what animals make their home among the dunes. This session is full!

Session 7: Making a Splash (Entering Grades 7-8): Our Oceans face many challenges both now and in the future. This week we will focus on how our actions affect the oceans along with how we can help! Only 2 spaces left!

Session 8: Crustacean Station (Entering Grades 2-3): A whole week dedicated to searching out and learning about crabs, lobsters, shrimp, and barnacles! This session is full!


Camp Registration (Registration opens Thursday February 1st)

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Camp Director, Matt Schenck, at or 401-846-2577 Ext 15

Assistant Camp Director, Mark Pagliarini, at mpagliarini 401-846-2577 Ext 34

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