Junior Camp Assistant

Explora Summer Camps

Looking for a Junior Camp Assistant!

Calling all Teens (aged 13-19) If you are a teenager and want a unique volunteer experience, consider becoming an Explora Junior Camp Assistant! Explora Junior Camp Assistant volunteers assist with students enrolled in Explora's fun, hands-on science and art camps. As a volunteer, you'll enjoy training, feedback, and connections to other teen programs. You will also learn some of the inner workings of Explora and have the opportunity to connect with our Career Pathways internship programs.  
  • Build relationships with children, role models and mentors.
  • Gain valuable experience that is transferable to other work/volunteer positions.
  • Serve as a great role model.
  • Have fun in a supportive, informal setting!
  • Be a learning buddy to the Campers during science and science projects.
  • Support the teacher to hand out materials, set up projects, and clean up after activities.

Junior camp Assistant
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The Larry P Abraham Agri-Nature Center in Los Ranchos

This week long camp is a multi-age, collaborative camp experience, 9:00-2:00, $250 members/$275 non-members.

Financial assistance is available for all programs, on request. We don’t want anyone to miss out on Explora programs. Please email reservations@explora.us for more information.

In-person classes will meet all CDC and CYFD guidelines, with small numbers of campers per classroom. All campers and staff must wear masks and pass a daily COVID-19 screening.

March 21-25, 2022


Grades K-5th

What is compost? Can you create a garden from garbage? Delve into the important role that compost plays in growing our food.

Summer Camps at Explora! Join us for investigation, discovery, and hands-on summer fun!

Summer Camps at Explora! Join us for investigation, discovery, and hands-on summer fun!

Explora offers a variety of week-long summer camps that inspire learners of all grade levels to get excited about science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM).  At Explora, campers preK-12th will get engaged and keep their brain cells buzzing by exploring STEAM topics in materials-rich and creative environments. Choices include in-person camps at Explora, Balloon Camp at the Anderson Abruzzo International Balloon Museum, and Farm Camp at the Agri-Nature Center in Los Ranchos. Make sure to check out our X Studio programs for teens (6th grade and above!). Let’s get curious!

Did you know we offer summer camp scholarships? Financial assistance is available for all summer programs, on request. We don’t want anyone to miss out on summer camp!

Get the FAQs Here

Get the FAQs Here

To help answer some of your general questions, please use this convenient guide. For additional questions, you are invited to contact the Camp Coordinator at campcoordinator@explora.us.