*children must be toilet trained
Week 1 – Cooking Week
July 9 – July 12
Have your children ever watched food network and wanted to learn how to work in a kitchen? Do they love helping you out when you are cooking in the kitchen? Then cooking camp is the week for them! During cooking week your children will become sous chefs in the kitchen! They will get to learn how to make lots of yummy recipes for meals and snacks. They will also get to taste their yummy creations. The children will also learn the importance of kitchen safety and how to properly use different utensils in the kitchen. Throughout the week the children will be putting together a recipe book so that they can help you cook these yummy treats after camp is done.
Week 2 – Science Week
July 15 – July 19
Does your child want to be the next Bill Nye? Maybe they have always wanted to know the secrets of mad scientists. At science week your children will learn about many science experiments. They will become scientists as they assist in numerous science experiments throughout the week. Some experiments may teach them about crystals, while others will give them the chance to get their hands nice and slimy. Your children will be exposed to many different experiments and will be excited to learn and see what will happen throughout the week.
Week 3 – Theater Week
July 22 – July 26
During theater week children will be practicing throughout the week to put on their own show. The children will learn all about what goes on behind the scenes in order to put on a show. They will be introduced to acting, dancing, and singing through some favorite Broadway songs and scenes. They will also learn theater techniques such as improv and pantomime through fun theater games. The children will also have the opportunity in arts and crafts to have a hand in making props and sets for their show. On Friday the parents are invited to come see all the hard work their children put in to prepare their show as they perform all that they learned!
Week 4 – Exploring our World Week
July 29 – August 2
During this adventurous week the children will have the opportunity to explore different environments in our world. They will be participating in activities based on the different environments. The children will learn about different environments and ecosystems including oceans, rainforests, the arctic, and more! They will learn through crafts, games, snacks, science experiments and many more fun activities! The children will be going on quite the adventure this week as we “visit” all the different exciting parts of our world!
Week 5 – Science Week
August 5 – August 9
It is time to bring outdoors inside at Anchors Away! At camping week, your children will get to experience all the joys of camping inside! We will create our own versions of exciting camping activities like sleeping in a tent, fishing, s’mores making, and more! We will also get the kids outside for some camping related games! The activities during the week will all revolve around camping. This includes camping themed crafts, snacks, songs, and more! At camp Anchors Away, your children are sure to have a lot of fun!
Weeks 2,3,4,5 – Optional Extended Camp Program
Brand new this year! Our Extended Camp program will run from 2:00-5:00. During this time children will get to enjoy some of their favorite camp activities during the afternoon! The afternoon will start off with some quiet time for the children to rest with movies, puzzles, coloring, and other quiet activities. The children will then get to have some free time with their friends and choose some of their favorite things to do at camp! We will also have some activities for them each week that could include a craft, science experiment, or recipe. The children will also get some time to play outside. Every Tuesday and Thursday (weather permitting), the children will get to go outside and have some water fun with water balloons and water relays. This is an add on program at Anchors Away and is available for all ages.