At Camp Discovery, campers explore the fun of the great outdoors, science, art, games and more! There are weekly themes designed to enrich young minds all while they have fun swimming, going on field trips and making lasting friendships. Camp Discovery offers a variety of activities for every camper to discover. 

Discovery Day Camp

Financial assistance is available for those families who qualify.  An application can be found under the forms/resources tab.
This form must be submitted to the Camp Fire office with the necessary documentation (found on the application) along with the program registration before MAY 15, 2015. Forms received after this date are not guaranteed financial assistance.

Fee: $175/week

Drop Sites and Drop Off Times:
Camp Fire Service Center (Des Moines):  Drop Off: 7:00-8:30AM         Pick Up: 4:00-6:00PM
TBA (Des Moines):                                        Drop Off: 7:00-8:30AM         Pick Up: 4:00-6:00PM
​OLIH Catholic Church (Ankeny):                  Drop Off: 7:30-8:00AM         Pick Up: 5:00-5:30PM

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2015 Discovery Day Camp Schedule

Program Date
                                      Program Description                           
     Field Trip   
June 8-12


2015 Summer Themes coming soon!



June 15-19





June 22-25





June 29-July 3





July 6-10





July 13-17





July 20-24





July 27-31





August 3-7





August 10-14




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(Additional $20 fee)