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Nature Nuts

Designed for students entering grades 2-7, Nature Nuts provides a unique opportunity for young people explore ecosystems, discover lab science and create natural artwork!

Participants will spend the mornings outside exploring woods and wetlands on Darlington's beautiful 500-acre campus, then head inside for hands-on art and science lab activities. We will even use our naturalist skills on an exciting local field trip!

Note: Lunch will be served in the school dining hall.

About the directors
Owen Kinney
, head of the science department, has taught at Darlington School since 1999. He has directed academic enrichment and adventure camps for middle school students for more than two decades and has coached Darlington’s robotics teams for the past 14 years. He currently teaches AP Environmental Science, Zoology and Biology at the Upper School. 

Jaclyn Haynes has served as Upper School chemistry and environmental science teacher since 2019. She holds a B.S. in Biology from Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville, Ga., and Master of Education in Educational Technology from Lesley University in Cambridge, Mass. She has also completed graduate-level gifted coursework at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Ala., and has nearly two decades of teaching experience.


Owen Kinney
(706) 314-3655


June 26 – 30
8 a.m.–3 p.m.




Darlington School
1014 Cave Spring Road
Rome, GA 30161