Activity Guide Spring/Summer 2019 - Page 37

SUMMER CAMPS SAFETY VILLAGE Safety Village Held at Spring Avenue Recreation Center Age: 4-7 The Safety Village program is designed to build a foundation of safety knowledge in young children, including personal, pedestrian, home and play safety, in a fun environment. Children learn how to handle specific safety situations, such as being approached by a stranger and how community workers help people. This program is based on a play philosophy. Classroom visitors, games, crafts, music, stories, films and role playing are a part of the Safety Village curriculum. Children will practice safe riding and street safety in our outdoor learning area. Please bring a water bottle and bike helmet . Min/Max: 8/16. (jr) Eco-Builders Camp NO CLASS: 7/4 Held at Churchill Park Grade: 4-6 This construction-focused camp is all about helping improve animal habitat. Campers will assemble and decorate a bird house to take home and make one for the park. They’ll help build a turtle basking platform for one of the park’s ponds, and work to design and create a butterfly garden the public and insects will enjoy! Different hands- on projects will be completed each day. Churchill Park will be the home-base, but one day may meet at another local location. Min/Max: 8/14. (rf) CODE DAY DATE TIME R/NR FEE 114206 M-F June 24-28 9am-12pm $120/$180 Outdoor Adventure Camp CODE DAY DATE TIME R/NR FEE 114310 M-Th June 10-June 20 9:30am-11:30am $136/$204 114311 M-Th June 24-July 3 9:30am-11:30am $119/$178 114312 M-Th July 8-July 18 9:30am-11:30am $136/$204 114313 M-Th July 22-Aug. 1 9:30am-11:30am $136/$204 114314 M-Th June 10-June 20 12:30pm-2:30pm $136/$204 114315 M-Th June 24-July 3 12:30pm-2:30pm $119/$178 114316 M-Th July 8-July 18 12:30pm-2:30pm $136/$204 114317 M-Th July 22-Aug. 1 12:30pm-2:30pm $136/$204 HORSEMANSHIP See Online Description for Location Information Horsemanship Grade: 6-8 This week-long, morning-only camp meets at different locations each day and includes biking, fishing, canoeing, mini golf, survival skills, and a morning at Lincoln Marsh on the team’s course and climbing wall. Min/Max: 8/14. (rf) Held at Dunham Woods Farm - 9N755 Nesler Road, Elgin, IL CODE DAY DATE TIME R/NR FEE 114207 M-F July 8-12 9am-12pm $120/$180 Age: 8-17 You’ll learn all about the proper ways to groom, tack and handle horses. In the saddle you will learn the basics of riding at the walk and trot. You’ll learn tons of cool information about breeds, colors, markings of horses and more! Games and other activities will be included as well. See the online description for equipment/apparel requirements. Instructor: Dunham Woods Staff. Min/Max: 1/4. (jm) CODE DAY DATE TIME R/NR FEE 114335 Tu-W June 11-June 12 11:30am-2pm $156/$234 114336 Tu-W June 11-June 19 11:30am-2pm $287/$430 114337 Tu-W July 9-July 10 11:30am-2pm $156/$234 114338 Tu-W July 9-July 17 11:30am-2pm $287/$430 114339 Tu-W Aug. 6-Aug. 7 11:30am-2pm $156/$234 114340 Tu-W Aug. 6-Aug. 14 11:30am-2pm $287/$430 37