Field Trips and Program Updates

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FIELD TRIPS & CAMP THEMES

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EVERY DAY CAMPING WEEKLY THEMES

Week 1

Health and Nutrition

Experience fun and fitness this summer this week. Campers will learn about the importance of eating healthy while experiencing how much fun it is to live a healthy lifestyle. Campers will participate in obstacle courses and Sports Buffet where campers get to try different sports, such as swimming, skating, ultimate Frisbee, competitive jump roping, martial arts, soccer, flag football, biking, archery, and more!

Week 2

Going Green

Learn to live a healthier, more natural lifestyle. Engage in age-appropriate eco-friendly lessons on ways to help keep the Earth green.

Campers will explore the natural environment and engage in activities in the sciences and arts that reinforce each day’s message such as planting trees, making art with recycled materials, or coming up with new ways to do everyday things that teach sustainability in a manner that just plain makes sense. Days are balanced with games and fun activities that promote wellness and health.

Week 3

Hello Detroit

This will be a blast from the past! Campers will learn about the history of Detroit, play old school games, jam to Motown tunes, have a 70’s party and enjoy a Pajama’s and a movie!

Week 4

Under the Sea

Go under the sea with fun ocean-themed activities and crafts! Explore life under the sea through nature and craft projects, storytelling, skits, and friendly competitions.

Of course, this week would be complete without some wet, wild, and wacky water games to beat the summer heat.

Week 5

Super Heroes

Wear your Superhero costume. Be a hero every day. Stand for truth and justice. Campers will learn what it means to be an everyday hero through small acts of kindness and standing up for others.

Campers will design their own superhero logos, make costumes, draw comics and work to earn a superhero badge presented on the last day of camp

Week 6

Christmas in July

Campers will celebrate the essence Christmas in July focusing on the art of giving and the importance of helping others.

Campers will spend days decorating their rooms, singing Christmas songs, working on a community service project, making themed crafts and playing super fun games like, Pin The Heart On the Grinch, Christmas Snowball fight, and more!

Be sure to bring a Gift ($5 or less) for our all camper gift exchange.

Week 7

International Week

Spend the day taking a trip around the world. Participate in games, crafts, music, language, food and fun!

Week 8

Let’s Get Crafty

Have fun engaging hands-on experience! Use various art mediums such as painting, drawing, jewelry making, clay, wire, paper mache, and more!

Week 9

♥ PUTTING ON A SHOW

Spend the week exploring the world of the arts, music, performance, dance and more! Campers will showcase their talent at the end of the week.

Wednesday is Wacky Water Day – Children will be wet from water and sand play (bathing suits are not necessary)

TRIPS

(Camp is off-site on the following days, no care available on-site on trip days)

1. Great Skate

Skating, pizza

2. Movie and Picnic at the Park

Movie, picnic

3. Hillberry Theater/Picnic at the Park

Enjoy a play and picnic at the park

4. *Kensington Park

Hayride, Splash Park

5. – CJ Barrymores (Groups C & CIT)

5. – Paradise Park (Groups AA – B)

6. *Horseback Riding

7. *Canoeing/Bug Hunt

*denotes bag lunch
All trips are non-refundable non transferable/subject to change