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  Calling all kids: come meet Pokey, Atwee, Tiki, Oscar, and Fire during this informal program. Learn about park wildlife and then assist us in feeding the Nature Center’s live critters. Geared for ages 4 to 10. Courtesy of www.DCThriftyMom.com[...]
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FREE – ROCK CREEK PARK’S SUMMER CAMP SCHEDULE 2014

Posted on April 10, 2014 by DC Thrifty Mom in 2014 Calendar of Events, 2014 Educational Programs, 2014 Summer Camp Programs, August 2014 Activities and Events, July 2014 Activities and Events, June 2014 Activities and Events, Summer Fun and tagged with , , , , , ,

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Rock Creek Park’s

2014 SUMMER CAMP SCHEDULE &

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Broaden your child’s park-horizon by enrolling them in a camp designed to promote educational experiences and recreational activities in a safe learning environment that is sure to boost your child’s fun.

Registration for June and July camps begin Wednesday, May 21st, at 9:00 a.m.

Registration for all August camps begin Wednesday, June 18th, at 9:00 a.m.

Registration may be completed in person at the Nature Center (5200 Glover Road NW) or by phone (202-895-6070).

All camps are FREE!

All camps except for the astronomy camps run from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The astronomy camps will run from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

For questions about summer camps, please call 202-895-6070. Click here for more information.

**Civil War Camp**
Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Fort Stevens, Rock Creek Park’s first ever Civil War Camp will shed light on this critical historic event. Activities will include signing an “enlistment contract,” completing army drills, exploring Civil War sites, setting up a Civil War tent, and more.

7/8 year olds = Wednesday, June 25
9/10 year olds = Wednesday, July 2
11/12 year olds = Wednesday, July 9

**Junior Ranger Camp**
The Junior Ranger Camp serves as an introduction to the natural and cultural resources of Rock Creek Park. Campers will enjoy hikes, planetarium programs, a visit to historic Peirce Mill, arts and crafts, and games.

7/8 year olds = Wednesday, July 16 to Thursday, July 17
9/10 year olds = Wednesday, July 23 to Thursday, July 24
11/12 year olds = Wednesday, July 30 to Thursday, July 31

**Astronomy Camp**
Astronomy Camp will further your camper’s understanding of and appreciation for astronomy and the night sky. Activities will include hands-on activities, planetarium programs, completing a special Dark Sky Junior Ranger booklet, and stargazing session.

7/8 year olds = Saturday, June 21
9/10 year olds = Saturday, July 19
11/12 year olds = Saturday, August 9

**Art in the Park Camp**
The Art in the Park Camp will bring out your camper’s creative side. Activities might include poetry writing, photography, painting, music, and more.

7/8 year olds = Wednesday, August 6
9/10 year olds = Wednesday, August 13
11/12 year olds = Wednesday, August 20

Have Fun & Be Healthy;

A Message from the Junior Rangers

National Park Service Junior Rangers share fun ways children can be active and healthy as part of the Healthy Parks Healthy People; Greater Washington Area Initiative (DC, VA, MD, and WV). Go to http://www.nps.gov/hphp and http://www.nps.gov/rtca for more information.

 

Connect with THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE:

Web | Facebook |Twitter |YouTube |iTunes 

One Response so far.

  1. Charles says:
    Thank you for this great information. I’m a Dad that really enjoys your blog, keep up the good work!

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FREE – ROCK CREEK PARK’S SUMMER CAMP SCHEDULE 2014

Posted on April 10, 2014 by DC Thrifty Mom in 2014 Calendar of Events, 2014 Educational Programs, 2014 Summer Camp Programs, August 2014 Activities and Events, July 2014 Activities and Events, June 2014 Activities and Events, Summer Fun and tagged with , , , , , ,

National Park Service Logo

Rock Creek Park’s

2014 SUMMER CAMP SCHEDULE &

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Broaden your child’s park-horizon by enrolling them in a camp designed to promote educational experiences and recreational activities in a safe learning environment that is sure to boost your child’s fun.

Registration for June and July camps begin Wednesday, May 21st, at 9:00 a.m.

Registration for all August camps begin Wednesday, June 18th, at 9:00 a.m.

Registration may be completed in person at the Nature Center (5200 Glover Road NW) or by phone (202-895-6070).

All camps are FREE!

All camps except for the astronomy camps run from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The astronomy camps will run from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

For questions about summer camps, please call 202-895-6070. Click here for more information.

**Civil War Camp**
Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Fort Stevens, Rock Creek Park’s first ever Civil War Camp will shed light on this critical historic event. Activities will include signing an “enlistment contract,” completing army drills, exploring Civil War sites, setting up a Civil War tent, and more.

7/8 year olds = Wednesday, June 25
9/10 year olds = Wednesday, July 2
11/12 year olds = Wednesday, July 9

**Junior Ranger Camp**
The Junior Ranger Camp serves as an introduction to the natural and cultural resources of Rock Creek Park. Campers will enjoy hikes, planetarium programs, a visit to historic Peirce Mill, arts and crafts, and games.

7/8 year olds = Wednesday, July 16 to Thursday, July 17
9/10 year olds = Wednesday, July 23 to Thursday, July 24
11/12 year olds = Wednesday, July 30 to Thursday, July 31

**Astronomy Camp**
Astronomy Camp will further your camper’s understanding of and appreciation for astronomy and the night sky. Activities will include hands-on activities, planetarium programs, completing a special Dark Sky Junior Ranger booklet, and stargazing session.

7/8 year olds = Saturday, June 21
9/10 year olds = Saturday, July 19
11/12 year olds = Saturday, August 9

**Art in the Park Camp**
The Art in the Park Camp will bring out your camper’s creative side. Activities might include poetry writing, photography, painting, music, and more.

7/8 year olds = Wednesday, August 6
9/10 year olds = Wednesday, August 13
11/12 year olds = Wednesday, August 20

Have Fun & Be Healthy;

A Message from the Junior Rangers

National Park Service Junior Rangers share fun ways children can be active and healthy as part of the Healthy Parks Healthy People; Greater Washington Area Initiative (DC, VA, MD, and WV). Go to http://www.nps.gov/hphp and http://www.nps.gov/rtca for more information.

 

Connect with THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE:

Web | Facebook |Twitter |YouTube |iTunes 

One Response so far.

  1. Charles says:
    Thank you for this great information. I’m a Dad that really enjoys your blog, keep up the good work!

Leave a Reply

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Upcoming Events

May
29
Fri
4:00 PM Creature Feature @ Nature Center
Creature Feature @ Nature Center
May 29 @ 4:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Creature Feature @ Nature Center | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
  Calling all kids: come meet Pokey, Atwee, Tiki, Oscar, and Fire during this informal program. Learn about park wildlife and then assist us in feeding the Nature Center’s live critters. Geared for ages 4 to 10. Courtesy of www.DCThriftyMom.com[...]
5:00 PM Jazz in the Garden 2015 @ National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden
Jazz in the Garden 2015 @ National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden
May 29 @ 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Jazz in the Garden 2015 @ National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
National Gallery of Art Jazz in the Garden 2015 FREE Admission! May 22 – August 28 Every Friday evening from 5:00 to 8:30 in the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden The 15th season of the Jazz[...]
5:00 PM Workhouse Carnival & Art Party @ Workhouse Arts Center
Workhouse Carnival & Art Party @ Workhouse Arts Center
May 29 @ 5:00 PM – May 31 @ 1:00 PM
Workhouse Carnival & Art Party @ Workhouse Arts Center | Lorton | Virginia | United States
Join us for a fun filled weekend at the Workhouse for our first ever carnival and art party. The weekend features rides, fair food, outdoor film screenings, live music and the kick off of our[...]
6:30 PM Friday Night Concert Series- Spo... @ The Yards Park
Friday Night Concert Series- Spo... @ The Yards Park
May 29 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Friday Night Concert Series- Sponsored by Tour de Fat: Lineup TBA @ The Yards Park | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Get ready for sun and fun: Friday Night Concerts are back for their 5th Season! Every Friday night this summer, come to Yards Park to relax and enjoy the river view, fantastic bands, food and[...]
6:30 PM Lakefront Live! Fridays at 6:30pm @ Rio Washingtonian Center
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May 29 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Lakefront Live! Fridays at 6:30pm @ Rio Washingtonian Center | Gaithersburg | Maryland | United States
Enjoy live music every Friday night on the Lakefront Plaza between Uncle Julio’s and Joe’s Crab Shack! May 29- August 28. Performing: Dixie Power Trio – New Orleans R&B, Zydeco Courtesy of www.DCThriftyMom.com Web | Facebook |Twitter | Pinterest | YouTube | Instagram | Google+ Always call or[...]

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