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Location: Providence Rec Center

  • June 24 - June 28
  • Providence Rec Center
  • 8:30 - 4:30
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  • Paddle and Explore II
  • Age Group: 10 - 16

Fish & Explore takes campers off-site to paddle kayaks along local waterways, ponds and lakes. Campers learn kayaking skills while getting up close to native wildlife. Beach stops allow campers to wade and observe, catch, photograph and release frogs, toads, tadpoles, salamanders, lizards, turtles and many more small critters. Lifejackets are provided and required while kayaking.

Pick up at Providence Recreation Center
7525 Marc Dr, Falls Church, VA 22042

  • July 1 - July 3
  • Providence Rec Center
  • 8:30 - 4:30
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  • Nature Photography & Hiking
  • Age Group: 11 - 16

Fish & Explore takes campers off-site to explore the outdoors. Learn techniques to become a better photographer as you capture stills of landscapes, flora and fauna while on extended hikes. This camp covers basic camera functions, lighting, composition, and how to upload to save to your computer. Special lessons include in-depth techniques to enhance images through lab sessions.

Pick up at Providence Recreation Center
7525 Marc Dr, Falls Church, VA 22042

  • July 15 - July 19
  • Providence Rec Center
  • 8:30 - 4:30
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  • Young Anglers
  • Age Group: 7 - 10

Fish & Explore takes campers to lakes, rivers and the Chesapeake Bay to catch fish, learn water safety and nature awareness, fresh and saltwater fishing basics (casting, rigging, knot tying, selecting tackle and lures and identifying fish). Campers wear lifejackets when in the water or on a boat. All gear including bait, tackle, rods, reels and life jackets is supplied.

Pick up at Providence Recreation Center
7525 Marc Dr, Falls Church, VA 22042

  • July 22 - July 26
  • Providence Rec Center
  • 8:30 - 4:30
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  • Native Animal Explorers
  • Age Group: 7 - 10

Fish & Explore transports campers off-site to hike trails, wade in streams and walk pond and lake shores to find native wildlife. Campers observe, catch, photograph and release frogs, toads, tadpoles, salamanders, lizards, turtles, crayfish, minnows and many more small critters that live in the water and woods.

Pick up at Providence Recreation Center
7525 Marc Dr, Falls Church, VA 22042

  • July 29 - August 2
  • Providence Rec Center
  • 8:30 - 4:30
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  • Big Fish
  • Age Group: 10 - 16

Fish & Explore takes campers off site for this camp to teach fishing basics as well as more intensive fishing techniques, including targeting specific fish species, reading the water and navigation safety. All gear including tackle, rods, reels and life jackets supplied.

Pick up at Providence Recreation Center
7525 Marc Dr, Falls Church, VA 22042

  • August 5 - August 9
  • Providence Rec Center
  • 8:30 - 4:30
  • REGISTER NOW
  • Young Anglers
  • Age Group: 7 - 10

Fish & Explore takes campers to lakes, rivers and the Chesapeake Bay to catch fish, learn water safety and nature awareness, fresh and saltwater fishing basics (casting, rigging, knot tying, selecting tackle and lures and identifying fish). Campers wear lifejackets when in the water or on a boat. All gear including bait, tackle, rods, reels and life jackets is supplied.

Pick up at Providence Recreation Center
7525 Marc Dr, Falls Church, VA 22042

  • August 12 - August 16
  • Providence Rec Center
  • 8:30 - 4:30
  • REGISTER NOW
  • Nature Photography & Hiking
  • Age Group: 11 - 16

Fish & Explore takes campers off-site to explore the outdoors. Learn techniques to become a better photographer as you capture stills of landscapes, flora and fauna while on extended hikes. This camp covers basic camera functions, lighting, composition, and how to upload to save to your computer. Special lessons include in-depth techniques to enhance images through lab sessions.

Pick up at Providence Recreation Center
7525 Marc Dr, Falls Church, VA 22042

  • August 19 - August 23
  • Providence Rec Center
  • 8:30 - 4:30
  • REGISTER NOW
  • Native Animal Explorers
  • Age Group: 7 - 10

Fish & Explore transports campers off-site to hike trails, wade in streams and walk pond and lake shores to find native wildlife. Campers observe, catch, photograph and release frogs, toads, tadpoles, salamanders, lizards, turtles, crayfish, minnows and many more small critters that live in the water and woods.

Pick up at Providence Recreation Center
7525 Marc Dr, Falls Church, VA 22042