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PO Box 97
14200 Solomons Island Road
Solomons, MD 20688
P: 410-326-2042
F: 410-326-6691

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Camp CMM offers week-long programs for children entering first through ninth grade
led by the museum’s trained interpreters and docents.

Please download your summer camp registration form here.
Please mail to Melissa McCormick, CMM, PO Box 97,Solomons, Maryland 20688
mccormmj@co.cal.md.us or Fax to 410-326-8217.

The Jr. Docent program requires the following registration forms. Please download Jr. Docent forms here.

The Environmental Institute I program requires the following registration forms.
Please download Environmental Institute forms here.

Call 410-326-2042 ext. 41 with a credit card or mail in registration form with check.
Payment must be received to be placed on a camp roster.

Entering Grades: 1-3 | 6-9

Entering Grades 6 - 9

Environmental Institute I - FULL-Call for waiting list

July 28 – August 1 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Environmental Institute I is designed for young people who have a strong curiosity about the natural environment and want to learn more through hands-on experience. The Calvert Marine Museum and the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Studies Chesapeake Biological Laboratory (CBL) work together to offer this exceptional opportunity. Participants will talk with CBL scientists who have collected base data on the Patuxent River and Chesapeake Bay for over 30 years. They will review the trends, and then do water sampling and analysis to see how their results match up. They will map the shoreline from aboard the skipjack Dee of St. Mary’s and visit a shoreline restoration project at Cove Point and a living shoreline. The institute will conclude with team presentations for friends, parents, and colleagues about their findings.


FEE: $75.
Participation in Environmental Institute I is based on a competitive application process and is limited to 12 participants. The tuition is subsidized by a grant from the Cove Point Natural Heritage Trust. For information and a copy of the application: Download here.

Location:
Calvert Marine Museum / Chesapeake Biological Laboratory.

Entering Grades 1 - 3

Kids Kamp - Hurry-1 space available. Call today!
July 28 – August 1 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Come experience the best the museum has to offer in this action-packed camp. Hunt for fossils on the beach, and participate in a beach clean-up. See the museum from a whole new perspective when you team up for a scavenger hunt. Build your own toy boat and try your hand at operating a radio-controlled boat. Spend a day at the Lore Oyster House learning all about oysters. Get a special behind-the-scenes look at our Estuarium where our animals are cared for and watch a feeding. The final day, take your parents out on the Wm. B. Tennison for a lunch time cruise on the Patuxent River.

FEE: $110 / CMMS members $95.

Entering Grades: 1-3 | 6-9