Campers get the chance to learn all about entomology and become junior entomologists.  We will perform experiments and activities with insects, get to hold tarantulas, roaches, millipedes and more. Campers will also collect insects and put together an insect collection.  Campers will receive a student collection kit, complete with professional net, all the materials needed to collect and pin insects, a collection bag, and collection box.  For more information, contact Molly at mekeck@ag.tamu.edu or 210/631-0400.  Camps always fill up fast with a long waiting list, so be sure to get registered as soon as registration information is posted!



Date:  July 21 & July 22
Time: 9-11 am
Location: 3355 Cherry Ridge, Suite 208
Cost: $40
Registration Link:  https://tamu.estore.flywire.com/products/junior-entomology-camp 

Join us for a buggin’ good time!  Ages 4-6 who have an interest in science, nature, and especially insects welcome!  This camp is geared for ages 4-6, with many activities, short lessons, and lots of hands on experiences.

We will collect insects, learn about the importance of insects in our world, perform experiments and activities with insects such as:

  • Digging through a rotting log to find recyclers
  • Using soldier fly larvae or earthworms to make artwork
  • Learning and watching real honeybees behind class
  • Holding tarantulas
  • Many more arts and crafts we can squeeze into our 2 hours together


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