School Age Summer Programming

Available 2019 Camps

The UW-Eau Claire Children's Nature Academy offers a busy summer program for school aged children. The summer enrichment program emphasizes gaining experience and skill in selecting, planning, and implementing projects and activities under the supervision of professional teachers.


Registration for Priory Pioneers, Bilingual Beginnings and Base Camp begins March 1. The Priory Pioneers and Bilingual Beginnings are offered and funded through our partnership with the Eau Claire Area School District. You can register online here beginning March 1, 2019.

Open House

There will be an open house to turn in all paperwork, meet the teachers and ask questions on June 6 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. However, paperwork can be sent when it is completed. (see note on registration form if you turned in paperwork in 2018)

Current Students: How to Enroll

To enroll, fill out the registration form and return to:

UWEC Children’s Nature Academy, 1190 Priory Road, Eau Claire, WI 54701 or scan and email it to

2019 Basecamp Registration Form

Bilingual Beginnings

Bilingual Beginnings

UWEC, in collaboration with the Children’s Nature Academy and funded through our partnership with the Eau Claire Area School District, is offering two-week language immersion camps in French and Spanish for students entering K5 through 4 this coming fall.

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Priory Pioneers

Priory Pioneers

Priory Pioneers offers a school-age child an opportunity to learn through hands-on nature experiences, while having fun on the UW-Eau Claire Children’s Nature Academy’s 112-acre property.

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