Our mission is to build a passion in our community for nature and the environment through education, experience and action.

10 Woodside Lane Westport, CT 06880   203-557-4400 Earthplace Preschool: 203-557-3638

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours:

  • Wednesday, November 22nd: 9am to 3pm (Preschool closed, excluding full-time students)
  • Thursday, November 23rd: Closed
  • Friday, November 24th: 9am to 2pm (Preschool closed) 

Counselor to camper ratio is at least 1:8, with minimum two counselors per group.


For the Hawks, camp is all about getting dirty. Through nature excursions, field games, art, hikes, animal encounters and more, Hawks get hands-on with nature. Additionally, Hawks take weekly canoe trips on the Saugatuck River and weekly field trips.


Session: Dates: Field Trip:
Session 2* June 19 - June 24 EverWonder Children's Museum
Session 3 June 26 - June 30 Sherwood Island
Session 4** July 3 - July 7 Camp-wide Festival--no field trip
Session 5 July 10 - July 14 Peabody Museum
Session 6 July 17 - July 21 Stamford Museum
Session 7 July 24 - July 28 Silverman's Farm
Session 8 SJuly 31 - August 4 Beardsley Zoo
Session 9 August 7 - August 11 Maritime Aquarium

* Will prorate as needed depending on school end date.
** Reduced days and rates apply for the holiday week.


Monday-Friday 9:00-3:00pm
Optional Before Care  8:00-9:00am
Optional After Care 3:00-6:00pm