Explore our seasonal camps for children from infancy to age 13 and let us immerse your young explorers in the incredible world of Phipps. Highlighting ecology, conservation, healthy living and art concepts through hands-on activities, each session includes nutritious snacks and take-home crafts. To learn even more, please call 412/441-4442, ext. 3925.

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Seasonal Camps

Little Sprouts: Winter and Spring Programs

AGES 2 – 4

Attend a one-hour camp on plants, bugs and more with a curious preschooler in your life. Each session includes stories, songs, interactive lessons and a healthy snack.

Seasonal Camps

Seedling Scientists: 1,2,3 Come and Learn with Me

AGES 4 – 6

Treat young explorers to a one-hour camp on plants, bugs, fruits and more. These unique programs touch on topics such as healthy living, art, science and sustainability in fun, interactive ways. 

Seasonal Camps

Kids’ Night Out

AGES 4 – 13

It's a kids' night out! Children will have an exciting evening filled with scientific exploration, art and a healthy snack.

Seasonal Camps

Conservation Crew

Grades 5 – 8
Wednesdays, March 21 – April 4 | 4 – 5 p.m.
$100 members | $120 nonmembers (price is for the entire series)
SEED Classroom

Dive into conservation science in this three-part course! Use the scientific method and think critically to conduct hands-on research and service projects. Plus, connect with local scientists.

Seasonal Camps


Families with children ages 7 and up
Mondays, Jan. 29 and Feb. 5, 12 and 26 | 2 – 3:30 p.m.
$100 members | $120 nonmembers (price is for the entire series and entire family)
SEED Classroom

Learn what it means to be a scientist in this four-part class. Conduct your own research study at home as a family and share it at an exciting science fair at the end of the course! Classes will provide learning opportunities for a wide range of ages.

Select photos © Cory Doman, Paul g. Wiegman, Annie O'Neill