Instructor: Maïté Agopian

A bit about me: With more than 15 years of experience as an educator and outreach specialist in cultural, artistic and scientific settings, Maïté is also a trained puppeteer, and a strong advocate for hands-on and place-based learning. She moved with her husband from Switzerland to Fairbanks in 2005, where they are raising their two children and enjoying the outdoors.

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Botanical Discovery Camp

Grades: 4-6

Dates and Times: July 25-29 (Week 7), 1-4pm - Registration is now closed

August 8-12 (Week 9), 1-4pm - 1 spot left as of 6/28

Location: Georgeson Botanical Garden

Cost: $195

Description: Explore the colors, shapes, and science of the plants at the Georgeson Botanical Garden. Develop a connection by interacting with the plants through small projects and hands-on discovery. This camp will finish with a small exhibit in the garden.

For information on how to register and to view all of the 2022 summer kids' camps, please visit our home page.