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Ossining nature center to offer holiday minicamp

Campers build a snowman during the Holi-Daze Fun-Daze

Campers build a snowman during the Holi-Daze Fun-Daze Mini-Camp held at Teatown Lake Reservation in Ossining each winter break. (Dec. 10, 2012) Photo Credit: Handout

Teatown Lake Reservation, the nature preserve and education center in Ossining, will host its annual Holi-Daze Fun-Daze Mini-Camp on Dec. 26-28 and Dec. 31.

Campers may attend by the day or for the entire four-day session.

Camp days are filled with games, animals, hikes and seasonal outdoor activities. Teatown's 875 acres feature streams, hardwood swamps, mixed forests, meadows, a gorge and a nature center housing amphibians, reptiles, birds of prey and mammals.

Camp for children ages 4 and 5 runs from 9 a.m. to noon. The full session costs $120 for members and $150 for nonmembers.

For those ages 6-12, camp lasts from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The full-session fee is $240 for members and $270 nonmembers.

Children in the older group should bring lunch. Fees are prorated for all campers who attend by the day.

To register a camper, call 914-762-2912.

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