Fresh Air Friends!


Fresh Air Friends is a youth program where members will have the opportunity to gain leadership experience, learn to teach many of the science experiments taught at Gross Out Camp, and learn through outdoor adventures!


Who is Fresh Air Friends for?

 > Grades 4-7

 > Individuals seeking to be Junior Counselors (6th grade and up)

 > Previous and return campers


Pay Monthly Fee

Fresh Air Friends?


FAFriends will explore zoological, chemical, ecological, and the environment through experimentation and exploration.



Program Details and Structure




The cost is $25 per month or $80 for the Fall package and you must be a member of Fresh Air Family ($25 individual, $35 family)


Click HERE to pay your monthly dues online

Click HERE to pay for the Fall package


Visit our Membership Page to Join Fresh Air Family




Location & Time:

This year we will have sessions once monthly from 1PM to 4PM on Saturdays at various locations. Please see the Fall Schedule below!

Fall Program Schedule


Orientation (2 sessions)

August 20th, 2016

Birmingham Botanical Gardens - 10AM

Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve - 2PM



Wacky Wonderful Water!

An exploration of water and aquatic habitats

September 24th, 2016

Birmingham Botanical Gardens - 1PM



Herpetology Hunt!

An exploration of reptiles and amphibians

October 22nd, 2016

Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve - 1PM



Super Cool Science!

An exploration of bubbly, slimy, & delicious science

November 19th, 2016

Birmingham Botanical Gardens - 1PM



Wacky Tacky Christmas Light Tour!

Fall Volunteer Event



If you did NOT attend orientation, please email

for more information and forms.


If you have any questions about the program, please email 

Supporting Documents

Please download and complete the following documents. Please submit them to


Fall Package