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Dinosaur Adventure Camps!

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Dinosaur Adventure Camp!  A summer camp in Akron, Ohio at the Akron Fossils & Science Center for children ages 5-11 years


See pictures of our past camps on our Picasa Web Albums page and on Facebook.

Our camp is designed for children ages 5-11 years old.

Our camp counselors are preparing to kick off our "Dinosaur Adventure Camps" this summer! We have many new crafts, games and snacks for the campers to enjoy.

Download registration form Download the camp brochure.

Our camp is a safe and fun environment where campers can create, explore, learn, and make new friends!  Each of the Day Camps are five days long, and  run Monday through Friday. We have morning and afternoon sessions and Before and After Play Care! Our camps are run by our mature, knowledgeable and entertaining staff.

Campers are divided into dinosaur themed teams with a camp counselor to lead each team through the following designated learning stations:

  • DISCOVER—Campers get a chance each day to  discover something new in the field of science through a hands–on teaching session.

  • SNACK— Campers get a boost of energy while using their food as a learning tool.

  • CREATE—Campers create something memorable that goes along with the themed learning to take home.

  • PLAY— Campers get to enjoy the great outdoors while having fun in the park and making friends.   



Dates & Registration

Week 1: Terrific Theropods

June 20-24, 2016
Morning Session: 9-12:30
Afternoon Session: 1:30-5

Week 2: Giant Creatures of the Fossil Record

July 18-22, 2016
Morning Session: 9-12:30
Afternoon Session: 1:30-5


  • One session per week (morning or afternoon only): $95 
  • Two sessions per week (both morning and afternoon sessions): $160 
  • Family Discount for multiple campers registered: $10 off per week per camper.
  • Before and After Play Care: $40 per week (8-9 a.m. and 5-6 p.m.) 
  • Payment plan available.  See registation form for details. 

Download registration form Registration Form

(A $20 non-refundable fee is included in the registration price).

Please send your completed registration form by fax or by mail. Registration closes one week prior to the start of each camp session.

Our fax number is 330-666-9801 and our mailing address is:

Akron Fossils & Science Center Attn: Jodie Brewer
2080 S. Cleveland-Massillon Rd. Copley, OH 44321

You can also send a PDF scan of your completed registration form to Jodie Brewer by e-mailing it to



Our Day Camp is an excellent event for you to volunteer! We are especially interested in youth and adult volunteers ages 13 and up.  


  • All volunteers must love working with kids, love God, and love the summer sun!
  • All volunteers must be 13 years old or older.
  • All volunteers must have a background check conducted by the Science Center.

 Download registration form Volunteer Form

To schedule an interview please contact our Camp Director, Jodie Brewer, either by phone at 330-665-DINO (3466) or by 


If you have any questions please contact our Camp Director, Jodie Brewer, either by phone at 330-665-DINO (3466) or by e-mail.

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