Registration for 2017 summer camps opens on March 27 for members and March 31 for everyone.
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2017 Camps for Ages 8-10
Expect many wet and wild adventures as we explore local ponds, streams and aquatic environments to learn about the flora and fauna that live in these fragile environments. Bring your swimsuit for a day long field trip to Oak Creek.
Educator: Kelley Ingols
Session dates: June 5-9, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
All About Art
Find the artist within yourself through painting, sculpture, dyeing, and print making. Explore different art forms to create your story of the Colorado Plateau. Visit art galleries and create a final piece for Friday's art show.
Educator: Kelly Woodruff
Session dates: June 12-16, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Enjoy learning both traditional clay forming techniques as well as the ancient art of Mosaic in one week. Create embossed tiles, pots, and dishes using prehistoric pottery forms and designs that will be fired, glazed and ready to take home on Friday.
Educator: Kelly Woodruff
Session 1 dates: June 19-23, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Session 2 dates: July 10-14, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Cooking and Community
From garden to table, if you love to cook with fresh produce, this is your opportunity! We will visit the CSA, community gardens and a local farm to gather ingredients for our recipes. Friday's feast will be your chance to share your knowledge and cooking skills with your family.
Educator: Nicole Bundy
Session dates: June 26-30, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Latin American Cuisine and Culture
Explore culture through food! Listen to dynamic histories from guest speakers, make cultural crafts like papel picado, play Loteria and cook delicious Latin American dishes. Hike on the Peaks to Basque tree carvings and take a field trip to local Latin shops to learn the Latino history of Flagstaff. *food allergy caution
Educator: Michelle Galloway
Session dates: July 3-7, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. *no camp on Tuesday, July 4th
Birds in your Backyard
From sparrows to eagles, discover everything about birds! We will learn to identify birds around Flagstaff on nature walks, create our own bird watching books and picture frames, and learn about owls and raptors on a field trip to Bearizona.
Educator: Breanna Knaresboro
Session dates: July 17-21, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Ancient people of the Colorado Plateau knew how to survive in this environment. We will learn all about how these people made the most of their surroundings and get the chance to try out these techniques ourselves. A field trip to Elden Pueblo is included.
Educator: Jenny Cummisky
Session dates: July 24-28, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.