Join us for summer camps at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve! Friends of Boyd Hill members get discounts on camp!
Do you know a child who would benefit from spending time discovering nature and wildlife, exercising creativity, and learning to care for our environment? The Friends of Boyd Hill Nature Preserve are pleased to offer Summer Camp scholarships for families in need of financial assistance. Any adult (parent, guardian, teacher, pastor, mentor, Big Brother/Big Sister) can nominate a child (age 5-13) for a Friends of Boyd Hill Nature Preserve Camp Scholarship. Scholarships cover the full cost of camp and extended care (if needed). Scholarships are available for the following camp dates and types:
2022 Boyd Hill Summer Camp Dates:
Week 1: May 31 – June 3, 2022 (4 Day Camp)
Week 2: June 6 – 10, 2022
Week 3: June 13 - 17, 2022
Week 4: June 21 – 24, 2022 (4 Day Camp)
Week 5: June 27 – July 1, 2022
Week 6: July 5 – 8, 2022 (4 Day Camp)
Week 7: July 11 -15, 2022
Week 8: July 18 – 22, 2022
Week 9: July 25 – 29, 2022
Week 10: August 1 – 5, 2022
2022 Boyd Hill Summer Camp Types:
Note: The following camp types are offered for each of the above ten weeks.
YOUNG NATURALIST CAMP
In order to be eligible for a scholarship, the nominee must meet the following criteria:
Applying is easy:
Parent/guardian(s) will be notified of selections by April 18, 2022.
These scholarships are made possible by the Friends of Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, Inc. through generous contributions from local businesses, organizations, and private donors. Donations for the camp scholarships are still being accepted and can be made online at www.friendsofboydhill.org/donate. Checks should be made payable to Friends of Boyd Hill and can be dropped of at the Lake Maggiore Environmental Education Center (1101 Country Club Way South, St. Petersburg, FL 33705).
Should you need additional information, feel free to contact email the Friends of Boyd Hill Nature Preserve or call the Education Center at (727) 893-7326.