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Summer is coming!

  • Summer  Camps since 1976.
  • week-long classes
  • for 4-15 year olds
  • A beautiful campus with gardens and outdoor classroom spaces.
  • Programs include games, hikes, experiments, the arts, animal and plant observations
  • Experienced educators with a passion for & knowledge of the natural world
  • Your child will gain a new love and appreciation for their environment!

1. Camp registration is open until filled.

Become or renew a  community level (or higher) membership today to receive 10% off for your whole family at BBA! You will receive a confirmation email with the private link for early registration and a discount coupon code.

2.  Choose your camps:

2018 Summer Camp At-a-Glance

2018 Full Camp Descriptions

3.  Read the Registration Policies

  • All programs require pre-registration.
  • Become a member now at the $75 level  to enjoy early bird registration and a 10% discount!
  • Families who sign up for 4+ classes receive reimbursement of 5% of their total 2017 camp fees at the end of summer
  • All registration is available on a space available basis.
  • Waiting lists may be established as programs fill up.  Call to waitlist 603-465-7787.
  • Registrations are accepted with credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, & Discover) , checks or cash for full payment.
  • Full refunds are available 30 or more days before camp begins minus a $25 cancellation fee.
  • There are no refunds after that unless the program is cancelled by Beaver Brook Association, the participant’s spot can be filled by someone on the waitlist or a participant’s doctor submits a letter specifying inability to participate.
  • Minimum and maximum registration numbers have been set for all programs.  If the minimum numbers are not met, the program may be cancelled.
  • The date, time or location for any program may be changed in the case of unforseen circumstances.
  • Scholarships may be available and requests must be made on an scholarship form.  All requests are confidential and will be evaluated based on financial need.

4.  Physicals  

Your child must have had a physical within 2 years of 6/1/18.  Doctors may fax health forms and immunizationForm 2018 to 603-465-9546. Submit a copy before 6/1.

5.   If your child has allergies, please also submit an  Allergy Action Plan

6.  Parent print this: Get Ready for Camp 2018

7.  Meet Our Teachers 2018


Get Greener: Compost your Food & Yard Waste



  • Converts grass, leaves and table scraps into rich garden soil
  • 80 gallon capacity
  • 10 year warranty
  • Made from recycled plastic
  • Free Instruction Manual


  • Attractive & easy to use
  • Hinged lid snaps securely to pail
  • White & beige color
  • 2 gallon capacity
  • Pail width easily accommodates the shape of plates for “mess free” scraping


  • Turns compost without removing and reloading by shovel
  • Simply plunge the Compost Turner into the compost pile; as it is withdrawn, the heavy-duty blades open to aerate & and turn the compost
  • Sturdy, professional quality (34″ long)

Mail a check or purchase online before March 15, 2018


Give the Gift of Nature to someone this year.  They can visit over 150 other nature centers in the U.S. and Canada for free with their Beaver Brook Membership card!   Nearby you can gain free entrance to the Squam Lake Science Center and Seacoast Science Center.  Or maybe  they’d like to travel to Tybee Island Marine Center, Manatee Observation Center in FL or the Canyonlands Institute in Moab, Utah.    See the list.

Mail in a check for $50 (Individual) or $75 (Family) specifying the recipients name and address or make on online donation in their name right here. You can send an e-card right away or we can snail mail a card.  We’ll even make you a custom gift basket or membership-in-a-bottle  with a tshirt for you to present as a gift if you call us  603-465-7787!

Consider a donation to Beaver Brook Nature Center.  Your donation will go toward:

  • Preserving the rural character of the region with 2187 acres of open space, historical buildings, gardens and trails.
  • Migratory bird seed plots
  • Bird feeding station
  • American Chestnut Nursery
  • Free weekend guided hikes
  • Butterfly habitat trail

Become a Friend of Beaver Brook today!

A gift card will be mailed to the recipients specified. If you choose to make them a Friend of Beaver Brook, a member packet with color maps and trail guides, a decal, and member card good at 153 nature centers nationwide, will be mailed to them.

Baby porcupine at Beaver Brook

give the gift of nature image

Local Wildflower Bloom Book by Joan Bonnette $10

Wednesdays 9-11 am   

The traditional Wednesday Wildflower walks lead you through the trails of Beaver Brook in search of each week’s blooming wildflowers.  Join the knowledgeable BBA instructor Rivka Schwartz on these walks.  Walks take place each Wednesday through June 24th.
Free for members of BBA /$5 donation for non members.  Call or check location on website each week to make sure you are at the right trailhead.  603-465-7787.

Wildlflower Bloom Book of Beaver Brook by Joan Bonnette available for sale $10.


Balance with Feng Shui

Introduction to Feng Shui Feb 8 12:30 am.  Maple Hill Farm 117 Ridge Road Hollis NH.

Feng Shui believes that everything is connected and that when the environment is balanced and filled with positive energy, it enhances life goals and leads to a feeling of tranquility.  Practicing Feng Shui can improve health, finances, relationships and lead to an overall sense of well-being.  Lisa will give an overview of Feng Shui philosophy, show how to use tools such as the Bagua map, and provide at least 10 ideas that you can implement immediately to improve your spaces.

Taught by Lisa Law of Lisa Law Design.
Western School of Feng Shui.
$20/$15 Members   Call 603-465-7787 to register.