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Unearthed: Fossil Discovery Camp

Monday, July 29, 2024 - Wednesday, July 31, 2024 $100.00

Students entering grades 3-6
Dive into the world of paleontology and fossils through a simulated dig site, hands-on activities, craft projects and more!

The Mayer Museum’s summer camp, Unearthed: Fossil Discovery Camp, is a three-day camp running from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. Join us for an exciting adventure where you’ll dig for fossils, learn about prehistoric creatures and uncover the mysteries of the past!

The 2024 Fossil Discovery Camp is now full.

Camper Handbook

  • When and where to report:
    • Check in will run from 8:45 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. at the Mayer Museum. Camp counselors will be available to assist campers with check in and get them to their designated area.
    • Sack lunches will be stored in the museum’s kitchen area.
    • Arriving on time is essential. Students will be sorted into groups and activities will begin promptly at 9:15 a.m.
  • What to bring to camp:
    • Reusable water bottle
    • Sack lunch
  • Lanyards:
    • Museum staff will hand out lanyards when you check in.
    • All camp participants must wear their camp lanyards for the three-day camp.
  • Cell Phone Policy:
    • Students are not permitted to use cell phones during any camp activity. Cell phones are only permitted during mealtimes and breaks in instruction.
    • If a student is on his/her phone when not permitted, camp staff may confiscate the phone for a brief period.


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