Summer 2020

Covid-19 Update:

Currently all programs scheduled for June have been cancelled. We are very saddened to do so, but for public safety and under the guidance of CSU, we are cancelling June programs.  We cannot guarantee that July programs will be open or if these will also be cancelled.  Stay tuned for further updates.

Summer Programs 2020

Oxbow Meadows will also have several regularly scheduled summer programs.  See below for a detailed description, great for groups of all sizes!

June 30 – July 31, 2020 

Programs will be held Tuesday-Friday

Cost: $5 per child; parents/teachers free

Download Flyer HERE: 2020 Summer Program Flyer

Saturday Programs will be listed our on calendar at:

https://oxbow.columbusstate.edu/calendar-of-events/

Summer Program Schedule

10:00-11:00      Oxbow Presents!

  • Tuesday: Radical Reptiles
  • Wednesday: Fiz, Pop, Boom!
  • Thursday: Radical Reptiles
  • Friday: Radical Reptiles

1:30-2:30    Wildlife Explorations

  • Tuesday: Wilderness
  • Wednesday: Water
  • Thursday: Earth
  • Friday: STEAM

Friday at 2:00 Alligator Feeding***

***This program is free and open to anyone, no registration required, animals being fed will differ each week

Summer Programs Photo Gallery

Program Descriptions

Program Descriptions:

Oxbow Presents!

This presentation is held in the auditorium, perfect for large group.

Fiz, Pop, Boom!

Have your mind blown with one of Oxbow’s mad scientists learning about the amazing properties of science!

Radical Reptiles

Meet the many reptiles and amphibians of Oxbow.  You may even get to touch them!

Wildlife Explorations

Discover the world around you through exploration, play, and fun!  Each day will have a different theme.  Group size limited to 20.

 

Large Group Options:

Bringing a group for a summer field trip?  We can custom design your group a program extension. 

Please contact Lauren Johnson:  Johnson_lauren1@columbusstate.edu

Reservation Information

Reservation Information

If you are bringing a group of more than 10 people, pre-registration and a non-refundable deposit of $30 is required.  Please call 706-507-8559 today to sign up your group.

Calendar of Availability

Please see our Calendar to see what days are still open for your group to attend!  Click HERE for Calendar

Group Size

Some programs have a maximum participation amount, please contact Oxbow to see which program will work for your group.

Maximum group size for all Oxbow Presents is 100.  For groups more than 100, please contact Oxbow.

Group Age

Our programs are designed for children of all ages.

Program Requirements

Parental/teacher supervision is required for all programs.  Children must not be left unsupervised.

Off-site Programs

Looking to bring Oxbow to your center this summer?  We offer several off-site program, including Reptiles on the Road!

Programs for large groups 30-120

  • Reptiles on the Road

Programs for small groups 10-30

  • Wildlife Explorations
  • Nature Detectives
  • Its a Buggy World
  • Reptiles on the Road

Each program is 1 hour long and can be scheduled for groups of all ages.

 

To schedule an off-site program, please contact Lauren Johnson at johnson_lauren1@columbusstate.edu