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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

Jul
1
Wed
10:00 AM Constitution-in-Action Learning ... @ National Archives
Constitution-in-Action Learning ... @ National Archives
Jul 1 @ 10:00 AM – Jul 9 @ 2:00 PM
Constitution-in-Action Learning Lab Family Program @ National Archives | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Families are able to take on the role of researchers and archivists for a day! During a two-hour simulation in the National Archives Museum’s Boeing Learning Center, you are invited to help the President and[...]
10:00 AM Tiny Tots – The Mother Goose Cab... @ The Puppet Co. Playhouse
Tiny Tots – The Mother Goose Cab... @ The Puppet Co. Playhouse
Jul 1 @ 10:00 AM – Jul 5 @ 10:00 AM
Tiny Tots - The Mother Goose Caboose @ The Puppet Co. Playhouse | Glen Echo | Maryland | United States
Mother Goose introduces us to her friends, including Leonardo the Lion, Kelly, a near-sighted duckling, Doofus, the dog, and many more! Reminder: Everyone needs a ticket, including infants. Running Time: 30 minutes Recommended: 0-4 Dates:[...]
Jul
2
Thu
6:00 PM Summer Concert Series Featuring ... @ Veterans Park
Summer Concert Series Featuring ... @ Veterans Park
Jul 2 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Summer Concert Series Featuring Oasis Island Sounds- Caribbean/Reggae @ Veterans Park | Bethesda | Maryland | United States
JOIN US THURSDAY EVENINGS FROM MAY TO JULY FOR LIVE MUSIC THAT ROCKS THE DOWNTOWN. Courtesy of www.DCThriftyMom.com Web | Facebook |Twitter | Pinterest | YouTube | Instagram | Google+ Always call or check the event website before heading out; Event information is subject to change.  
6:30 PM Wind Down Thursdays Summer Conce... @ The Circle at the Blvd
Wind Down Thursdays Summer Conce... @ The Circle at the Blvd
Jul 2 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Wind Down Thursdays Summer Concert Series @ The Circle at the Blvd | Upper Marlboro | Maryland | United States
This free, live concert series featuring some of the best local jazz and R&B bands. Grab your lawn chairs bring the family or come with your friends. Rain or Shine. Performing: Wildflower Courtesy of www.DCThriftyMom.com Web | Facebook |Twitter | Pinterest | YouTube | Instagram | Google+[...]
7:00 PM Canal Park Outdoor Movie Series ... @ Canal Park
Canal Park Outdoor Movie Series ... @ Canal Park
Jul 2 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Canal Park Outdoor Movie Series 2015: People's Choice @ Canal Park | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
  See The Stars Beneath Our Stars! The Capitol Riverfront’s Thursday Night Movies return to Canal Park from June through August. This year’s lineup was selected or inspired by public demand, and celebrates characters whose[...]

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