University of Maryland Extension

Chesapeake Outdoor Discovery Camp

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When: 
Monday, Aug. 6, 2018 (All day) to Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 (All day)
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Where: 
Kings Landing Park
Address: 
3255 Kings Landing Road
Huntingtown, MD 20639
United States
Presenter: 
University of Maryland Educators
Description/Notes: 

Calvert 4-H is pleased to offer an outdoor day camp for Southern Maryland youth.

When? August 6-10, 2018 9 am to 4 pm

Who?  Youth ages 8-18. Current enrollment in 4-H is not required.

What? Campers will gain an appreciation of our natural environment thru hands-on scientific discovery and outdoor adventures.

Camp Highlights: This exciting week-long, day camp will have campers:

  • learning all about our water, our lands and our living resources (furry and slimy).
  • participating in hands-on, science-based activities.
  • visiting a variety of different habitats from freshwater streams to our great Patuxent River.
  • using real scientific tools and equipment.
  • enjoying active outdoor adventures, and
  • having tons of fun along the way!

 Camp Instructors:

  • Jackie Takacs, Maryland Sea Grant Extension
  • Elaine Bailey, Calvert County 4-H
  • Herb Reed, Calvert County Extension
  • Ariana Strahl, Calvert County 4-H
  • Janet Sefton, Calvert County 4-H
  • And a few special mystery guests!

 How? 1. Go here to fill out the application 2. To pay by credit card, go to https://go.umd.edu/4-HCamp

Deadline? Early Bird June 15, 2018, Final Registration June 29, 2018. SPACE IS LIMITED!

 This will be an outdoor, wet and dirty camp!

Cost: 
$175 per camper - Early Bird, $200 per camper - Final Registration
Contact: 
Elaine Bailey
Contact Email: 
elbailey@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
410-535-3662
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