Welcome

Welcome to the Living Coast Discovery Center online registration system.  If you have any questions with your registration, please contact 619-409-5908.

Wildlife Camps
Continue your child's learning and spark his or her love of nature with wildlife camps, offered every Summer, Fall, Winter, and Spring break!

Camp times:
Full day 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Half day 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

New this Summer! Early drop-offs and late pick-ups available.

Drop off window:
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Pick up windows:
Half day: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Full day: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 

 
Pre K - Kinder

Summer: Week 2
 

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Pick up window: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Claws!
$64 for 2 day session (Members $58)
June 21 - June 22
Get ready to meet a crowd of crabby critters. We’ll crawl with crabs and lurch with lobsters in a camp that’s all about those crazy crustaceans. It will be more than a pinch of fun!

Ocean Outlaws
$96 for 3 day session (Members $87)
June 23 - June 25
The ocean can be untamed and full of dangerous things. Come learn about the Ocean Outlaws thriving off our coastlines and how they are able to do so. From jellies to sharks, we will explore what makes these animals appear dangerous, but are truly fascinating when you get to know them.

Session June 21 - June 25:

Summer: Week 3
 

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Pick up window: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Hooterific
$64 for 2 day session (Members $58)
June 28 - June 29
Get ready to take flight as we burrow into the incredible world of owls! We’ll explore silent wings, talons, and beaks!  Don’t miss out—it’s going to be a hoot! 

Animal Snackers
$96 for 3 day session (Members $87)
June 30 - July 2
Would a mouse, cricket or raw fish make your tummy happy?  Maybe not, but these treats make delicious snacks for our critters here at the center. Come discover who eats what and how animals chew, gulp, and slurp their favorite foods.

Session June 28 - July 2:

Summer: Week 4
 

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Pick up window: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Claws!
$64 for 2 day session (Members $58)
July 5 - July 6 
Get ready to meet a crowd of crabby critters. We’ll crawl with crabs and lurch with lobsters in a camp that’s all about those crazy crustaceans. It will be more than a pinch of fun!

Ocean Outlaws
$96 for 3 day session (Members $87)
July 7  - July 9
The ocean can be untamed and full of dangerous things. Come learn about the Ocean Outlaws thriving off our coastlines and how they are able to do so. From jellies to sharks, we will explore what makes these animals appear dangerous, but are truly fascinating when you get to know them.

Session July 5 - July 9:

Summer: Week 5
 

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Pick up window: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Tale of Tails
$64 for 2 day session (Members $58)
July 12 - July 13
Come shake your tail feathers in this fun camp! Join us as we look at animals with tails and learn that not all tails are the same. Through fun hands-on activities, your little camper will discover how tails help our scaly, feathery, and furry friends survive. 

Fly, Crawl, Swim!
$96 for 3 day session (Members $87)
July 14 - July 16
Animals move in many different ways! Let’s move and learn through hands-on interactions, crafts, dance, songs, and games. And of course we’ll get to meet our birds that fly, snakes that crawl, and fish that swim!

Session July 12 - July 16:

 
1st - 3rd Grade

Built to Hunt - Full Day
Regular Price: $280.00
Member Price: $252.00

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Pick up window: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Predators have amazing abilities!  We’ll investigate eagles, sharks, snakes, and some animals that are sure to surprise you.  From talons to teeth, we’ll explore the many tricks predators have up their sleeves to be successful hunters.


Built to Hunt - Full Day (Wed - Fri)
Regular Price: $168.00
Member Price: $151.00

June 16 - June 18
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Pick up window: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Predators have amazing abilities!  We’ll investigate eagles, sharks, snakes, and some animals that are sure to surprise you.  From talons to teeth, we’ll explore the many tricks predators have up their sleeves to be successful hunters.

*Due to adjusted District calendars, we are offering a 3 day option the first week of camp!

Session June 16 - June 18:

Built to Hunt - Half Day (Wed - Fri)
Regular Price: $96.00
Member Price: $87.00

June 16 - June 18
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Pick up window: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Predators have amazing abilities!  We’ll investigate eagles, sharks, snakes, and some animals that are sure to surprise you.  From talons to teeth, we’ll explore the many tricks predators have up their sleeves to be successful hunters.

*Due to adjusted District calendars, we are offering a 3 day option the first week of camp!

Session June 16 - June 18:

Built to Hunt - Half Day
Regular Price: $160.00
Member Price: $144.00

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Pick up window: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Predators have amazing abilities!  We’ll investigate eagles, sharks, snakes, and some animals that are sure to surprise you.  From talons to teeth, we’ll explore the many tricks predators have up their sleeves to be successful hunters.


Zoolympics - Full Day
Regular Price: $280.00
Member Price: $252.00

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Pick up window 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Can you jump as far as a frog?  Can you balance like a mountain goat?  Can you forage as well as a raccoon?  Compete and find out in our ZOOlympics!  Learn about some amazing animal abilities and join in our own friendly games to test how we compare to our animal friends.


Zoolympics - Half Day
Regular Price: $160.00
Member Price: $144.00

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Pick up window 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Can you jump as far as a frog?  Can you balance like a mountain goat?  Can you forage as well as a raccoon?  Compete and find out in our ZOOlympics!  Learn about some amazing animal abilities and join in our own friendly games to test how we compare to our animal friends.


Wild N Wacky California - Full Day
Regular Price: $280.00
Member Price: $252.00

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Pick up window: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.


They may look strange but some of those wacky creatures can actually be the coolest!  From reptiles that change color to a Giant Pacific Octopus that squeezes and squishes, this camp is all about getting hands-on with those creatures that make you go….Weird!


Wild N Wacky California - Half Day
Regular Price: $160.00
Member Price: $144.00

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Pick up window: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


They may look strange but some of those wacky creatures can actually be the coolest!  From reptiles that change color to a Giant Pacific Octopus that squeezes and squishes, this camp is all about getting hands-on with those creatures that make you go….Weird!


 
4th - 6th Grade

Splash of Science - Full Day (Wed - Fri)
Regular Price: $168.00
Member Price: $152.00

June 16 - June 18
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Pick up window: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Wildlife has some cool ways of surviving in the natural world and it's up to us to figure out how it all works. Come discover the different career pathways you can take to help nature thrive. We will meet animal keepers and the animals they care for, as well as learn how scientists use tools to aid in their research. Biology has so many fascinating aspects and so do the careers that go alongside it. 

*Due to adjusted District calendars, we are offering a 3 day option the first week of camp!

Session June 16 - June 18:

Splash of Science - Full Day
Regular Price: $280.00
Member Price: $252.00

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Pick up window: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Wildlife has some cool ways of surviving in the natural world and it's up to us to figure out how it all works. Come discover the different career pathways you can take to help nature thrive. We will meet animal keepers and the animals they care for, as well as learn how scientists use tools to aid in their research. Biology has so many fascinating aspects and so do the careers that go alongside it. 


Adaptation Adventurers - Full Day
Regular Price: $280.00
Member Price: $252.00

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Pick up window: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Scientists and researchers use clues from nature to design many cool things. From helicopters to parachutes, we'll explore nature-inspired inventions and then it will be your turn to create an invention of your own! Get ready to discover biomimicry and have fun while you are at it!