Registration Begins Soon for Summer Camp at Cuscowilla Nature and Retreat Center
Press release from Alachua County
ALACHUA COUNTY, Fla. – The Countdown to summer is on! Registration for summer camp at Cuscowilla Nature and Retreat Center will open on April 1, 2023. This year’s theme is “A Summer of Discovery”.
Go to the Camp Cuscowilla program page. Links to register will be available starting April 1, 2023.
Day Camp will be offered for 8 weeks, from June 5 to July 28, Monday thru Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Children ages 7 to 12 can register for one week or the whole summer. Each week will offer activities like archery, swimming, outdoor skills, arts and crafts, boating, and more. Specialty camps are offered for ages 10 – 14 with themes like Fish Camp and Adventure Camp.
“Camp has a way of introducing youth to the outdoors through fun, hands-on, minds-on activities that create lifelong connections to nature,” said Cuscowilla Manager Jamie Bass. “Our camp provides an increasingly rare opportunity for children to unplug and immerse themselves in the natural world right here in Alachua County.”
The weekly rate is $100. Campers will receive breakfast, lunch, and a snack. Daily bus transportation is included to and from Lincoln Middle School. Campers can also be dropped off and picked up from the Camp, located at 210 SE 134th Ave, Micanopy, FL.
Qualifying campers can also receive a scholarship from Alachua County Children’s Trust and the Friends of Cuscowilla, with completed applications and proof of documents.