Summer Camps 2022

Whitney camp instructors and participants will follow current CDC COVID-19 guidelines during all summer education programs, including mask wearing and social distancing as needed.

Fun with Plankton Summer Day Camp

Fun with Plankton Summer Day Camp

Entering 5th, 6th or 7th grade in fall 2022

Plankton camp is a one day camp with 3 date options,  please register for one date only

Students will experience the fun of science learning and discovery with plankton! Campers will build their own plankton net, collect plankton from the estuary, and learn to view and identify them under a binocular microscope. Campers will also collect various organisms off the boat dock that are considered plankton in their larval stage. Campers will finish the day camp with a better understanding of plankton and the estuary ecosystem, and more inspiration to stay engaged in science!

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
June 8, 2022
June 9, 2022
Cost: $65 per day
*Registration will open at 9 a.m. on Monday, March 21*

Max 12 campers daily. The Fun with Plankton Day Camp curriculum is appropriate for the grade levels on each date. For questions, please contact

Sea Turtle Summer Camp

Sea Turtle Summer Camp

Students entering 4th or 5th grade fall 2022 will learn about sea turtle biology and conservation and have the opportunity to interact with sea turtles.  

Monday - Thurday, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Cost: $275.00

Max 12 campers. Camp fee includes Sea Turtle Hospital tour, instruction, presentations, field & lab activities, and a Whitney Lab Sea Turtle Hospital T-shirt.

For questions, please contact

*Registration will open at 9 a.m. on Monday, March 21*