Summer Camp

Camp Sturgeon

Come join us for even more science and fun all summer! Weekly from June 12 - August 11 | Daily 8AM - 4PM
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Sturgeon City

2022-2023 Programs

Come join us for our many programs. Homeschool Science, Teen Science Café, Little Learners, and School's Out
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Event Rental

Perfect For Your Next Event

Perfect for business conferences, charity and fundraising events, private parties, and more!
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Birthday Parties

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Book your next children’s birthday party with us! We have different science themes to choose from!
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Something For Everyone

Our mission is to become the model for inspiring youth leadership, civic involvement, habitat restoration, environmental education and stewardship of the New River and coastal wetlands.

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21+ Science Trivia

After Hours Science Trivia for 21 +! Test your science knowledge, sip on a drink and enjoy light refreshments as you tally your points at the end for a possible cash prize!

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Birthday Parties

Choose from multiple themes and party packages for your child's birthday.

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Camp Sturgeon Summer Camp

Camp Sturgeon is a series of weekly camps all with different themes.

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Field Trips

We offer field trips for grades K through middle school.

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Homeschool Science

We offer weekly programs for homeschool students on Tuesdays from 12pm-3pm.

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Ignite STEM

Special Instructors from OCS bringing you great science fun! We can't wait to see what they have in store!

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Little Learners

Science programs for children 3-5 years old.

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Outreach Programs

We will come to your school or facility with a themed program.

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Planetarium Shows

Check out our shows and reserve today!

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Programa de ciencia para familias en español

Programa de ciencia en español diseñado para familias con hispanohablantes en mente para disfrutar del tiempo en familia explorando y disfrutando de la diversión científica.

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Sensory Science

Sensory Sensitive Science is a sensory-friendly program for families of children and adults with disabilities who are neurodiverse, autistic, or have other sensory processing disorders or cognitive disabilities.


perfect for your next event

A unique place located in downtown Jacksonville.

Perfect for business conferences, meeting space, rehearsal dinners, weddings, private parties, proms, private galas, receptions, charity and fundraising events, corporate functions, ceremonies, trainings and more!

  • 1700 sqft pre-function space
  • 5,400 sqft main room can be divided into three smaller rooms
  • Well-equipped catering kitchen
  • WiFi access
  • Full audio visual
  • On-site bar services
  • Scenic waterfront park, boardwalk and walking trails
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Cultivating Love & understanding of science & the environment

Through programs and events to area youth and adults

The nonprofit operates out of the site of the former Wilson Bay Wastewater Treatment Plant. Our programs take place in our Environmental Education Center and we use additional features of the site such as boardwalks, outdoor areas, and a City of Jacksonville park to enhance learning.

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Donations may be made either to our capital campaign or in support of our programs.
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