Cape Cod's Nature Place

The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

KidSummer Day Program

KidSummer 2016 Registration opens February 1, 2016!

KidSummer is Cape Cod's Nature Place summer program instilling a sense of wonder and discovery to last a lifetime. Offers a range of programs for ages 3 to 15, encouraging learning and appreciation of the environment through age-appropriate, STEAM based curriculum and indoor/outdoor activities led by educators/naturalists.

Click here to register online

Shark Week KidSummer is Back!

The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy is back for a second summer to offer two sessions of the Shark Week KidSummer Program.

Check out the Shark Week KidSummer brochure for more details.

Click here to register online


KidSummer Staff Applications

KidSummer staff applications accepted January 15 - March 30, 2016

Interested in a KidSummer Staff position? Must be available June 20 - August 12, 2016.  Pay scale $10-15/hour

Morning hours 8am -12 noon w/younger children or 8am - 2:30pm with older students.

Check out the KidSummer brochure for more details!

Please send a cover letter of interest, resume and three references to

About KidSummer

KidSummer nature  program is sponsored by IFAW - the International Fund for Animal Welfare.  Headquartered on Cape Cod, IFAW rescues and protects animals on Cape Cod and around the world.

International Fund for Animal Welfare Logo

Nature walks, field study, and habitat exploration give children a unique Cape Cod summer experience. Museum campus is surrounded by 400-acres of marsh, dune, barrier beach, woodlands, alewife stream, and wildflower gardens.

Contact: 508.896.3867 Ext. 128


2016 KidSummer Related Documents

In addition to registration, each child will need a completed Medical Form and Emergency Information Card. Supply Lists, along with the Drop-Off and Pickup Procedures/Discipline Procedures are available for each KidSummer Program (supplies vary by program):

KidSummer Medical Form
Emergency Information Card
First Encounters Program - Supply List
Nature Sleuths Program - Supply List
Terra Nova Program - Supply List
Extreme Science Program - Supply List
Junior Naturalist Program - Supply List
Birding 101 Program - Supply List
KidSummer Art Program - Supply List

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Please print out the Financial Aid form and mail it to Cape Cod Museum of Natural History at 869 Main Street, Brewster, MA 02631