At Hartley Nature Center our day camps feature a mix of traditional camp activities with a focus on exploring our natural surroundings, no matter what the weather! The 660-acre Hartley Park serves as our primary launch pad for adventures aplenty, with additional off-site opportunities for older youth.
Summer Day Camp
Looking for a variety of options for summertime fun and exploration? Hartley offers ten weeks of summer camp for ages 3-12 with a wide variety of topics, options and activities. Check out the 2020 summer camp brochure below to find out what will is offered. Day camps are planned for July 6-August 14 with new safety procedures in place. Please read our plan for summer.
Registration & Scholarships
Online Registration: You can register by visiting the Camp Registration Site. You can also use the site to update account information, sign up for memberships, and review registration history.
Scholarships: Camp scholarships are available (for up to 2 camp sessions) to any child/family who qualifies for a federal, state or local government aid program. Call HNC to confirm availability of funds, then attach documentation from your school district and apply the following rates:
50% off member/non-member rates
Additionally, families whose children qualify for the scholarship program can purchase an annual family membership (discounted 50%) for just $25.
Counselor in Training (CIT)
We are still accepting applications for RETURNING CITs only. We will not be accepting applications for new CITs this year. If you have completed a summer as a CIT and are interested in coming back, please fill out this Application for Returning CITs and send it to Jenni. Please contact Jenni with any questions.