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

Counselor to camper ratio for the Chickadees is 1:4. Counselor to camper ratio for campers 3+ is at least 1:6, with minimum two counselors per group.

 

Chickadees 2s (must be 2 by the start of your camp session, at least 1:4 ratio)
Members: $432, Non-members: $480
Drop-off Location/Regular Hours Pick-Up: Chickadees Classroom, use inside classroom door

Hummingbirds 3s (must be 3 by the start of your camp session)
Members: $324, Non-members: $360
Drop-off Location/Regular Hours Pick-Up: 3s Classroom, use third outside door on left on playground

Woodpeckers 4s(entering a 4s program Fall 2019) 
Members: $324, Non-members: $360
Drop-off Location/Regular Hours Pick-Up: 4s Classroom, use second outside door on left on playground

Robins 3s, 4s, 5s (mixed age group to accommodate friend/sibling requests)
Members: $324, Non-members: $360  
Drop-off Location/Regular Hours Pick-Up: Malloy Classroom, use inside door across from The Nest

Falcons 5s (entering Kindergarten Fall 2019)
Members: $324, Non-members: $360
Drop-off Location/Regular Hours Pick-Up: Ecolab Room, use outside door by the Earthplace Kiosk

Schedule for all preschool groups:

Monday-Friday  9:00am-1:00pm

Early Drop-off 8:00-9:00am (for ages 2+)

Extended day 1:00-3:00pm OR 1:00-6:00pm (for ages 3+)

 

Campers use the Earthplace Preschool classrooms and stay with their counselors throughout the day. Each camp session has an exciting theme around which the week is designed. Nature and the environment will come alive for these campers through theme-related activities including animal encounters, trail walks, arts and crafts, playground time, water play, story time and music. Preschool campers also participate in camp-wide t-shirt days on Wednesdays.

  

Session: Dates: 
Session 1:
Nocturnal Animals
June 10 - June 14
Session 2:
Forest
June 17 - June 21
Session 3:
Stream
June 24 - June 28
Session 4*:
Pond
July 1 - July 3
Session 5:
Swamp
July 8 - July 12
Session 6:
Ocean
July 15 - July 19
Session 7:
Field
July 22 - July 26
Session 8:
Shore Life
July 29 - August 2
Session 9:
Marsupials
August 5 - August 9

 *Session 4 is a shortened week in observance of Independence Day. Rates will be reduced accordingly.