Classes & Camps

Classes & Camps

For All Ages and Interests.

More than 130 classes for adults, children, and parent/child pairs are offered year-round, and more than 30 engaging summer camps for children ages 4 to 14 are offered each summer. Camps vary from week-long to 4-day to 1-day camps and run from mid-June through mid-August.

Tips for Signing Up

The schedule for summer camps publishes in February; sign-up early as space is limited. Here is a complete list of the 2014 summer camps. Sign up for camps below.

For more information about any individual class or camp, email our Classes Coordinator or call (616) 975-3147. Scholarship assistance for children and adults is available; for information, call 616-975-3184. If a class or camp is full, call (616) 975-3147 to put your name on a waiting list.

Class Discounts

All members receive discounts on classes.
Check out other membership benefits and find out how to join or renew.

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Events on March 4, 2014

Aug
7
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Rocks and Fossils

Full Class

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Learn about rocks using graham crackers and chocolate chips.

Ages

6-7

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82
Aug
7
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Creature Feature

Full Class

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Get to know animals that call Meijer Gardens home—turtles, frogs, birds and horses.

Ages

4-5

Cost

  • Members $75
  • Non-Members $82
Aug
7
9:30 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Chefs’ Cooking Camp

Full Class

(FOUR-DAY CAMP) Learn from a different chef each day as you learn cooking skills and prepare recipes for an appetizer, main dish, bread and dessert.

Ages

12-14

Cost

  • Members $85
  • Non-Members $92
Aug
11
8:30 am 4:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Camp Kaleidoscope: A Wacky Week of Fun

Full Class

(FIVE-DAY CAMP) Camp Kaleidoscope offers your child ever-changing opportunities for fun and discovery, with different adventures each day both indoors and out.

The June and July sessions are full. Space is still available in the August session.

Ages

6-9

Cost

  • Members $210
  • Non-Members $235
Aug
12
8:30 am 4:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Camp Kaleidoscope: A Wacky Week of Fun

Full Class

(FIVE-DAY CAMP) Camp Kaleidoscope offers your child ever-changing opportunities for fun and discovery, with different adventures each day both indoors and out.

The June and July sessions are full. Space is still available in the August session.

Ages

6-9

Cost

  • Members $210
  • Non-Members $235
Aug
13
8:30 am 4:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Camp Kaleidoscope: A Wacky Week of Fun

Full Class

(FIVE-DAY CAMP) Camp Kaleidoscope offers your child ever-changing opportunities for fun and discovery, with different adventures each day both indoors and out.

The June and July sessions are full. Space is still available in the August session.

Ages

6-9

Cost

  • Members $210
  • Non-Members $235
Aug
14
8:30 am 4:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Camp Kaleidoscope: A Wacky Week of Fun

Full Class

(FIVE-DAY CAMP) Camp Kaleidoscope offers your child ever-changing opportunities for fun and discovery, with different adventures each day both indoors and out.

The June and July sessions are full. Space is still available in the August session.

Ages

6-9

Cost

  • Members $210
  • Non-Members $235
Aug
15
8:30 am 4:30 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Camp Kaleidoscope: A Wacky Week of Fun

Full Class

(FIVE-DAY CAMP) Camp Kaleidoscope offers your child ever-changing opportunities for fun and discovery, with different adventures each day both indoors and out.

The June and July sessions are full. Space is still available in the August session.

Ages

6-9

Cost

  • Members $210
  • Non-Members $235
Aug
21
10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Plenty of Art (Morning Session)

Full Class

Squeeze in more summer fun! Work on a variety of engrossing 2-D and 3-D projects focusing on color and pattern. Experiment with clay, paint, colored acetate, glass gems and other unusual materials.

Ages

5-10

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27
Aug
21
1:00 pm 3:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Child, Summer Camp

Plenty of Art (Afternoon Session)

Squeeze in more summer fun! Work on a variety of engrossing 2-D and 3-D projects focusing on color at pattern. Experiement with clay, paint, colored acetate, glass gems and other unusual materials.

Ages

5-10

Cost

  • Members $20
  • Non-Members $27