CLASSES

2020 Classes are here!!! Check ’em out!!

Chefs-in-training- Do you aspire to be on Chopped!, The Food Network Stars, or Iron Chef? Then you need to start somewhere! Campers who choose Chefs-in-training may learn things such as basic knife skills, recipe creation, how to choose the best ingredients, and more! Come join us this summer and get started on your future in cooking! Offered weeks 1, 4, 7

New Aged Campers – Building rockets, using GPS to find hidden treasures and constructing weight-bearing structures while competing against your friends! If these things sound like fun, then you’re going to LOVE New Aged Campers! Campers choosing this class will use a variety of materials to work on fun interactive projects. Welcome to the future! Offered weeks 2, 3, 8

 Small Engines- How do engines run? What’s the difference between standard and metric wrenches? How do I fix a small engine? If you are interested in disassembling and reassembling engines, this class is for you! Campers in Small Engines will learn about the tools necessary for engine mechanics, engine assembly, and engine maintenance. Come join us in Small Engines! Offered weeks 3, 6

 Woodworking- The smell of cedar, the strength of oak and the pliability of pine: are you fascinated by wood and the things you can build with it? If so, Woodworking is the class for you! Campers will learn how to use woodworking tools, and will build a variety of items. Offered weeks 2,4,8

Marksmanship (Archery)- A camp Classic, with an upgrade! Learn the parts of a bow while learning to hit a bullseye! Campers will receive the best of the best in 4H shooting sports and will also have the opportunity to play fun and exciting archery games and engage in friendly competition! (For ages 8 and up). Offered weeks 3,6,8

Strummin’ & Drummin’- Have you ever wanted to learn how to play ukulele? What about the drums? If so, then you should join this fun introductory music class! Learn some of the basics of ukulele and drum. Offered weeks 1,4,6

Painting 101- Broad brushstrokes and tiny little dots. Stencils, sponges, and paint in small pots. Landscapes, and still life. Animals and more. Register for Painting 101 to see what we have in store! Offered weeks 3,5,7

Claws, Paws & Fun- Who doesn’t love furry, friendly critters? Campers will learn to be responsible pet owners in this unique live animal science class. Mammals, amphibians, and reptiles……..Oh My. Household pets come in a variety of sizes and shapes. Kiddos will enjoy learning about a different household “pet” each day as they get a close look into their habitat, characteristics, and careOffered weeks 1,6,8

Wilderness Excursions- Do you love to explore nature, build fires, or study local animals? Wilderness Excursions takes you into your backyard to learn how to survive in the amazing Adirondack State Park. Once survival is mastered, you will spend time tracking animals and visiting local water bodies to capture river monsters! Join us for a week of exploration and introduction to our wonderful, local, nature. Offered weeks 4,5,7

NEW!Nothing But Nets- A fresh and fun mix of many different net based games. It will be fun for all kids, those who have experience in net based games and those who are just learning. Be prepared to move and to learn! Offered weeks 1,4,7

Udderly Cool- Learn the ins and outs of a dairy cow and how to successfully take care of these beautiful creatures. You will get hands on time with adult cows and calves, including feeding, cleaning, leading, and milking! The week will end with making some of our favorite dairy products like ice cream, butter, and cheese! Offered weeks 2,5 

NEW Cooking Wizardly-This class presents boys and girls with interesting facts about food and food sources, fun ideas for tasty snacks, and experiments that demonstrate how colors and temperatures of the foods we eat affect the way we think they taste.  Could you picture yourself conducting kitchen experiments?  Would you enjoy the thrill of creating a chemical reaction along with something to serve for dinner?  Then you’re ready for Food Magic and becoming a Cooking Wizard! Offered weeks 2,3,5

Traditional Campers- Ever wonder what campers did in the old days? This class will teach you just that! Make boondoggle, make snacks and products without using electricity, maybe sew and craft some textiles or make your own candles! Hands on homesteading is what this is all about! Offered weeks 1,5,7

NEW Hop, Skip & a Flip-A fun movement based activity class where your kids will explore movement patterns. This class will also act as an introductory to basic gymnastic concepts. Movement based learning with a fun twist! Offered Weeks 2,6,8