Earth Academy Day Camp is offered at Morningside Nature Center's 278 acre nature sanctuary. Off site trips to City of Gainesville Nature Parks as well as other locations are often used to enhance and broaden the experience of nature day camp. Our interdisciplinary, experiential teaching approach and low teacher-to-student ratio allow us to awaken your child's natural curiosity and encourage a personal environmental ethic and appreciation. Earth Academy is brought to you by the City of Gainesville's Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs. Instructors are career educators and science professionals experienced in working with children. Earth Academy campers must be in grades 1-6. Camp is offered Monday through Friday from 8:30 am until 4:30 pm. Early drop off and late pick up services are available - Must see staff for arrangement and payment.