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1401 Froesel Drive, Ellisville, MO 63011 · Phone 636.891.6644 · info@prcommunityed.org

Camps & Classes

Youth
​​BablerWiLD offers outdoor education programs for youth and families.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​BablerWiLD is a science and nature based day camp located in Babler State Park offering many opportunities for children in grades pre-K through 8th grade.  Whether you are looking for something to fit into a busy summer schedule, enjoy exploring the outdoors or are looking for a great way to meet new friends, BablerWiLD has something for everyone!  

BablerWiLD Staff

Our BablerWiLD Camp Staff have a heart for working with kids and include​​s a mix of returning counselors as well as counselors new to BablerWiLD. They teach kids, tell jokes, fix scrapes, scare the bugs away, give hugs and make sure campers have an experience they will never forget! Our entire camp staff, from counselors to cooks, is employed by the Rockwood School District, participate in background checks and are committed to providing campers with a safe and healthy experience. The staff to camper ratio is 1:8 or less. Camp staff are trained in accordance with American Camp Association standards.

American Camp Association Accreditation 

ACA logo medium.jpgACA Accreditation serves as an assurance to families that we care enough to submit to a transparent, thorough review of our entire operation. Our goal is to provide parents with as much information about our camp, to reassure your choice in a camp. Our voluntary participation in the professional development and accreditation process of the American Camp Association demonstrates our commitment to providing you and your child with the best possible camp experience. For more information about ACA Accreditation, contact us or visit the American Camp Association website at www.ACACamps.org.


Summer Programs

WiLD Adventure Weeks

Start and end your summer with BablerWiLD!  Offerd the first and last week of summer, campers can choose activities every morning and then take a trip to the pool each afternoon. 

  • ​For youth entering grades 1-5 in the fall
  • Camp time: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Transportation options: Parent drop off/pick up or bus transportation from select Parkway and Rockwood schools (details available on registration site)
  • Before/after care is not available.

WiLD Outdoor Weeks

Unleash your adventurous side, connect with nature, make new friends and have a blast as you focus on outdoor exploration.  BablerWiLD Outdoor Weeks are designed to encourage campers to jump in and learn about nature firsthand through daily exploration and discovery.  Each week is dedicated to a theme and all activities such as crafts, hikes, games, science experiments, outdoor skills, team building activities and environmental lessons are focused around that theme.  

  • ​For youth entering grades K-5 in the fall
  • Camp time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Lunch provided in cost of camp
  • ​Transportation options: Parent drop off/pick up or bus transportation from select Parkway and Rockwood schools (details available on registration site)
  • Before/after care is available at most pick-up and drop-off locations for an additional fee.  This service is available for any child who has completed Kindergarten.  See regisration site for locations and availability. Before/after Care is not available at the BablerWiLD camp facility located in Babler State Park.

WiLD Half Day Skills Classes  

Venture to Babler State Park for some fun while learning great skills and having fun in our Half Day Skills Classes.  This is a great opportunity to try out some classic outdoor activities like archery or fishing.  Many classes include the option of a morning or afternoon session.  

  • ​For youth entering grades 3-6 in the fall
  • Camp time: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. or 1-4 p.m.
  • Transportation options: Parent drop off/pick up; bus transportation is not available
  • Before/after care is not avaialble.

WiLD Survival Academy

Designed specifically for middle school participants, these classes have been developed to introduce new outdoor survival skills in a fun and fast-paced environment.  With a different focus each day, participants can sign up for individual classes based on their interests.  Come outside and discover something new with BablerWiLD!  

  • ​For youth entering grades 6-8 in the fall
  • Camp time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. 
  • Transportation options: Parent drop off/pick up; bus transportation is not available
  • Before/after care is not avaialble.

​WiLD Mini Camp

Designed with our youngest campers in mind, this is the perfect opportunity to try out camp for the first time!  Campers are put into groups according to age, and all activities are designed appropriately.  Enjoy some of our class camp favorites like songs, bug hikes, crafts and games. 

  • ​For youth entering grades Pre-K-3 in the fall
  • Camp time: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Transportation options: Parent drop off/pick up; bus transportation is not available
  • Before/after care is not avaialble.

Winter Programs

WiLD Winter Camp

Fill your winter break days with fun - BablerWiLD style! Play outside finding fossils, building shelters, and practicing your best camouflage, and take then breaks to warm up inside with crafts, indoor “snowball” fights, games, and so much more! Camp is staffed by our BablerWILD summer counselors so you know it’ll be a great time!  

  • ​For youth currently in grades K-5
  • Camp time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • ​Transportation options: Parent drop off/pick up or bus transportation from select Parkway and Rockwood schools (details available on registration site)
  • Before/after care is not available

Registration

View BablerWiLD camps & classes currently available and register today! Once registered, you will be emailed a packet of helpful information as well as required paperwork that is due before the start of camp.  ​If you have any questions, call or text us at 636-891-6644 or email info@prcommunityed.org.