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Please be advised: Butterfly Pavilion will be closing early on Sunday, March 3 at 2:00 p.m. with last admission at 1:15 p.m.

Introducing Butterfly Pavilion Offsite Rosie's Discovery Camps for Ages 10 - 12

Butterfly Pavilion is excited to launch its first ever offsite camps, geared towards campers ages 10-12! These camps will bring the discovery and adventure of Butterfly Pavilion right to your neighborhood!

Butterfly Pavilion camps are designed to provide memorable experiences that connect kids to nature and encourage an appreciation for science and invertebrates, the tiny creatures that make the world work! Space is limited and pre-registration is required.
 

All Butterfly Pavilion Summer Camps feature…  

  • Hands-on activities that are engaging, informative, appeal to a variety of interests and abilities.  
  • Fun and exciting topics representing a range of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) disciplines.  
  • Enthusiastic, knowledgeable and experienced counselors who will inspire, and care for, your camper.  
  • Camp Content is intended for children ages 10-12 years old.  

 

Let's Build A Pollinator Garden

June 10 - 14

Let’s get our hands dirty as we discover the buzzing world of pollinators and their habitats. Join us as we learn the essentials of gardening and the importance of pollination as we create our very own pollinator garden. 

9:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m.

This camp is located at Westminster Swim and Fitness Center, 3290 W 76th Ave, Westminster, CO 80030

 

Pollinator to Plate

June 17 - 21, July 15 - 19, and July 29 - August 2

Embark on a flavorful journey to discover the vital role of pollinators in our food system. From beekeeping to gardening, this immersive experience will transform the way you see and savor your meals.

9:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m.

The June 17 – 21 camp is located at Westminster Swim and Fitness Center, 3290 W 76th Ave, Westminster, CO 80030

The July 15 – 19 camp is located at Stellar Elementary School, 3901 E 124th Ave, Thornton, CO 80241

The July 29 – August 2 camp is located at CSU Spur, 4777 National Western Dr, Denver, CO 80216 

Nature's Engineers

June 24 - 28 and July 22 - 26

Discover how nature’s smallest creatures create incredible structures and inspire today’s latest technology. Experience hands-on learning and compete in engineering design challenges to see if you’re smarter than a bug!  

9:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m.

The June 24 – 28 camp is located at Westminster Swim and Fitness Center, 3290 W 76th Ave, Westminster, CO 80030

The July 22 – 26 camp is located at Stellar Elementary School,

3901 E 124th Ave, Thornton, CO 80241.

Creatures, Myths, and Legends

July 8 - 12

Where did the stories of sea monsters come from? What other real-life creatures have inspired some of our favorite tales? Join us as we explore cultural stories, myths, and legends centered around some of our most charismatic creatures!

9:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m.

This camp is located at Stellar Elementary School,

3901 E 124th Ave, Thornton, CO 80241

River Quest

August 5 - 9

Junior scientists will unravel the mysteries of freshwater ecosystems while fostering a deep appreciation for all the life in the water around us.

9:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m.

This camp is located at CSU Spur, 4777 National Western Dr, Denver, CO 80216 

All Butterfly Pavilion camps feature… 

  • Hands-on activities that are engaging, informative, appeal to a variety of interests and abilities. 
  • Fun and exciting topics representing a range of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) disciplines. 
  • Enthusiastic, knowledgeable and experienced counselors who will inspire, and care for, your camper. 
  • Content is intended for children ages 10-12 years old. 

Camp Policies and Procedures

Camp FAQs

Camp Registration FAQs

Camp Pricing 

  • Please note: Payment is due at the time of registration. Scholarships are available for up to 50% of camp cost for qualifying students. If you are applying for a scholarship, you must fill out the scholarship application form. 
  • Out-of-School Day Camps are sold as one-day camps, Spring Break and Summer Break are sold as week-long camps. 
    • Full Day 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. : Non-member: $75, member $60 
    • Full Week 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. : Non-member: $305, member $275 

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellations with at least 3 week’s notice will be charged a 10% processing fee, and the remainder of the cost will be refunded to the customer. All cancellations and transfers must be made via e-mail to the Camp Director at least 3 weeks before the date of the camp and will be charged a 10% processing fee, with the remainder of the cost refunded to the customer. Transfers may only be made into camps that still have availability. No refund is given for cancellation with less than 3 week’s notice. This includes absence due to illness. A full refund will be given to the customer if the Butterfly Pavilion cancels a camp for any reason. 
  • *Please note, we close camp registration one week before the start date of camp. You will not be able to sign up for camps after registration closes. Thank you for your understanding. 

Medication at Camp

  • If your child requires emergency, prescription, or over-the-counter medication during camp, a parent/guardian and the child’s physician must complete and submit the appropriate Colorado Allergy and Anaphylaxis Emergency Care Plan, Colorado Asthma Care Plan, and/or Medication Administration form two weeks prior to your child’s first day of camp. Upon review of your camper’s forms, it may be necessary to meet with the parent/guardian to develop a Health Plan.

Is the Camp you want to register for sold out? Join our waitlist and be informed as soon as a spot opens up.

Have Questions? Contact us at camps@butterflies.org