Caring for the Greenbelt's parks and open space
in Staten Island, NY through education,
conservation, research and prudent recreation

Greenbelt Summer Programs for Children

Greenbelt Education has a full roster of summer programing available for local children!

Please note: These programs are in lieu of the traditional Greenbelt Summer Day Camp format.

Please register via Eventbrite to save your child’s space. Registration opens on 4/29 at 10am, so don’t delay! Spaces are limited, so registering early is a must.



Within a landscape of plants and trees, children will have the opportunity to explore, move, create, and learn in a safe and welcoming environment.

Dates: 7/14, 7/28, 8/11 at High Rock Park / 10-11:30 am


ECO EXPLORATIONS – ages 8-11 / $10

Children will learn about the amazing animals, plants, and habitats found within the Greenbelt by participating in hands-on activities, games, crafts, and nature hikes.

Dates: 7/13, 7/20, 7/27, 8/3, 8/10 at High Rock Park / 10-noon



Youth will work collaboratively on team and community-building activities, while learning essential outdoor skills, and develop their own leadership styles.

Dates: 7/8, 7/15, 7/22, 7/29. 8/5, 8/12 at High Rock Park / 10-noon


For questions or concerns, please call the Greenbelt Nature Center at 718-351-3450 ext. 0.