Project Description

Raccoons to Raptors – a parent and me wildlife rescue day camp

Raccoons to Raptors
  • Instructors:  Michelle Kohlhof and Deb Miller
  • July 10th
  • 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • 3rd – 8th

If you have a passion for conservation and rehabilitation of wildlife than this is a camp for you.   It is also an opportunity to bring your parent to a camp and share this awesome experience with them. Learn about wildlife from raccoons to raptors.  Wildlife expert, Michelle Kohlhof, will educate campers about injured wildlife at Kamp Kohlhof just outside Grand Island.  Edgerton Educator and Raptor Expert, Deb Miller, will do an in depth session with raptors and you will get a chance to meet the Center’s birds of prey (Swainson’s Hawk, Screech Owl and American Kestrel.)   The campers will learn how to nurse animals back to health and what to do if you find an injured or orphaned animal or bird of prey. You will even get a chance to get up close with many different species of wildlife.  A don’t miss opportunity for anyone who has a passion for animals and birds!

Members:  $75     Non-member:  $100


Scholarships available based on financial need. If your student qualifies for the Free and Reduced Lunch Program at their school, they may be eligible to attend a summer camp free of charge due to support from our corporate sponsors.

CANCELLATIONS/REFUNDS: Cancellations made 30 days in advance of the first day of the camp session are eligible for a full refund. Cancellations made 10 days before the first day of the camp session are eligible for a 50% credit voucher. Cancellations made less than 10 days before the start of the camp session will not be refunded. Students removed from a camp for disciplinary reasons are not eligible for a refund. The Edgerton Explorit Center reserves the right to vary its programs and to reschedule or cancel an event if it is undersubscribed or for any other reason. The Edgerton Explorit Center aims to give participants at least 1 weeks’ notice if an event is rescheduled or cancelled, and give a full refund for cancelled events.

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