Registration and Fees

Registering early is recommended. Fees are due in full upon registration. Please describe any medical and/or behavioral concerns on the application, as this supports the staff in ensuring a positive experience for all children. Please note there is a $25 transaction fee for each change made to an application, such as changing sessions or topics, after the application is received. Please DO NOT submit duplicate applications.

Billing statements, confirmations and important information will be sent via email. If you do not receive these emails, please call (415) 339-3931 to confirm the correct email address is on file.

Registration Dates

Priority Registration

Exclusive access codes will be sent via email at 8 a.m. to the groups below on their qualified registration date:

  • Donor Circle registration opens Tuesday, February 2
  • Supporting Level Member registration opens Tuesday, February 9 
General Registration
  • General registration opens Tuesday, February 16

Want early registration?

  • Become a Donor Circle Member here or call (415) 339-3952.
  • Join or upgrade to a Supporting Level membership here or call (415) 339-3931.

Camp Fees

4-Day Camps:

For any camps held Week 1 (May 31 – June 3) and Week 5 (July 5 – 9)

Big Discoveries

AM Sessions: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
$280 Supporting Members; $300 General

Camps

AM Sessions: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
$260 Supporting Members; $280 General

PM Sessions: 1 – 4 p.m. (Summer Camp Sampler only)
$120 Supporting Members; $140 General

5-Day Camps:

For camps held Monday through Friday

Big Discoveries

AM Sessions: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
$350 Supporting Members; $375 General

Camps

AM Sessions: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
$325 Supporting Members; $350 General

PM Sessions: 1 – 4 p.m. (Summer Camp Sampler only)
$150 Supporting Members; $175 General

Location: Marin Art & Garden Center

AM Sessions: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
$325

Junior Counselor

AM or PM Sessions: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. or 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
$200

Extra Materials Fees

  • Fab Lab City Camp: $20
  • Fort Building Camp: $20
  • Imaginary Worlds Camp: $10
  • Outdoor Explorers Camp: $10
  • Super Heroes and Heroines Camp: $10

Extended Care

Extended Care is offered from 8 – 9 a.m. and 4 – 5 p.m. (whole week or per day) and 1 – 2 p.m. (whole week only). 

  • $35 per child, per week for morning or afternoon care
  • $70 per child, per week for both morning and afternoon care
  • $10 per hour, per day

An additional $1 per minute care fee applies for all children remaining more than five minutes past their registered pick-up time. This fee applies to all emergencies without exception. If you are going to be late, please call the camp emergency cell phone at (415) 339-3961 to alert camp staff.

Emergency Care Fee

An additional $1 per minute care fee applies for all children remaining more than five minutes past their registered pick-up time. This fee applies to all emergencies without exception. When arriving late, please call the camp emergency cell phone at (415) 339-3961 to alert camp staff. 

Discounts 

Supporting Members receive $25 off 5-day camps and $20 off 4-day camps. We offer the following discounts for multiple week purchases: 

  • Four weeks: save $25
  • Five weeks: save $50
  • Six weeks: save $75
  • Seven or more weeks: save $100
  • Receive $25 off when you sign up for two of our new camp themes with our special 25th anniversary discount.

Supporting Level Members Save!

Join or upgrade to a Supporting Level membership here or call (415) 339-3931.

Scholarships

The application deadline is May 2, 2016. A limited number of scholarships are available and limited to one half-day week of camp per applicant. Please note that extended care is not included. Scholarships will be awarded on a sliding scale and a first come, first served basis. You will be contacted by telephone if you receive a scholarship.

Please download the application in EnglishSpanish or Chinese and return to the Museum at the front via email to dpitchford@badm.org, by fax at 415-339-3983 or by mail to 557 McReynolds Rd., Sausalito, CA 94965.

Wait Lists 

In the event the camp of your choice is full, please sign up for the waitlist online. If an opening becomes available, you will be contacted immediately by telephone.

Questions?

Questions about Discovery Camps? Please contact Danielle Pitchford, enrichment programs manager, at (415) 339-3906 or dpitchfordbadmorg or Hannah Boston, enrichment programs assistant manager, at (415)-339-3907 or hbostonbadmorg

Questions about registration? Please call (415) 339-3931.

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