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Outdoor and overnight camps

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Sunday, March 26, 2017

ADVENTURE TO THE EDGE

WHO: ages 8 and older

WHAT: Campers will participate in snorkeling, scuba diving, rock wall climbing, hiking, kayaking, underwater hockey and laser tag.

WHEN: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. July 17-21

WHERE: Rum Runner Dive Shop, 214-B Beacon Drive

COST: $500

REGISTRATION: Registration deadline is July 3.

CONTACT: call 439-4390 or email diving@rumrunnerdiveshop.com

 

BARNHILL'S HORSE DAY CAMP

WHO: ages 5-18

WHAT: The camp will include horseback riding, horse care and arts and crafts activities.

WHEN: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 26-30 or July 10-14

WHERE: Barnhill's Dairy, Hunting Preserve and Horse Trails, 2955 Old Creek Road

COST: $250 per week

REGISTRATION: Deadline is one week before camp begins.

CONTACT: 382-2222

 

BIRD’S THE WORD

WHO: kindergarten through fifth grade

WHAT: Campers will explore birds, dissect owl pellets and learn about our birds of prey. The camp also include hiking, kayaking and games.

WHEN: 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. July 17-21

WHERE: A Time For Science Nature and Science Learning Center, 949 Contentnea Lane, Grifton

COST: $150

REGISTRATION: visit www.atimeforscience.org

CONTACT: 902-5305 or email maria@atimeforscience.org

 

BUGGIN' OUT

WHO: kindergarten through fifth grade

WHAT: Campers will learn about bees, butterflies and other insects. The camp also includes hiking, kayaking and games.

WHEN: 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. July 10-14

WHERE: A Time For Science Nature and Science Learning Center, 949 Contentnea Lane, Grifton

COST: $150

REGISTRATION: visit www.atimeforscience.org

CONTACT: 902-5305 or email maria@atimeforscience.org

 

CAMP H.O.P.E. ANIMAL KIDS

WHO: ages 5-12

WHAT: Campers will learn about raising livestock and how to interact with animals, as well as farm safety and basic care for goats, cows, sheep, pigs and horses.

WHEN: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 26-30, July 17-21 or July 31-Aug. 4

WHERE: H.O.P.E. Farms and Learning Center, 872 Briley Road

COST: $100

REGISTRATION: is limited to 15 participants. A $20 deposit is required.

CONTACT: 531-6106 or email hopefarmslc@gmail.com.

 

CAMP H.O.P.E. FARMS

WHO: people with disabilities, ages 16 and older

WHAT: Campers will experience the farm life for a week, feeding livestock, gardening and completing crafts.

WHEN: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. June 12-15, July 10-13 or Aug. 14-17

WHERE: H.O.P.E. Farms and Learning Center, 872 Briley Road

COST: free

REGISTRATION: is limited to 10 participants.

CONTACT: 531-6106 or email hopefarmslc@gmail.com.

 

CAMP NEEDLES IN THE PINES

WHO: ages 8 to 14 who have Type 1 diabetes

WHAT: Sponsored by East Carolina University and ECU Medical and Health Sciences Foundation, the camp includes swimming, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, archery, crafts, rifle range, tenting and improved self-help skills.

WHEN: July 16-21

WHERE: Camp Boddie, Blount’s Creek, just outside of Washington, N.C.

COST: $250 (scholarships are available)

REGISTRATION: Application deadline is May 15. A $50 deposit is due. Visit www.ecu.edu/cnip

CONTACT: email braxtonc@ecu.edu

 

GOAT CAMP AND LAMB CAMP

WHO: ages 5-12

WHAT: Campers will learn how to care for goats or lambs and show them in competition.

WHEN: 8:30-11:30 a.m. or 1-4 p.m. June 12-15

WHERE: Pitt County Fairgrounds

COST: $50

REGISTRATION: is limited.

CONTACT: Lauren Dail, extension agent for 4-H Youth Development, at 902-1712 or email lsdail2@ncsu.edu

 

GROW SOME GILLS

WHO: ages 10 and older

WHAT: Campers will participate in our Basic Open Water Scuba Diver course and earn their entry level scuba certification

WHEN: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. July 9-15

WHERE: Rum Runner Dive Shop, 214-B Beacon Drive

COST: $550 (not including equipment)

REGISTRATION: Registration deadline is July 3.

CONTACT: call 439-4390 or email diving@rumrunnerdiveshop.com

 

HORSEBACK RIDING CAMP

WHO: ages 4 and older

WHAT: Campers will participate in horseback riding, games, trail rides, arts and crafts, wagon ride, fishing and other farm experiences.

WHEN: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 19-22 or July 24-27

WHERE: Ginn Performance Horses and Training, 1018 Branch Road Winterville

REGISTRATION: email aginn11@gmail.com

CONTACT: 910-385-1071

 

LITTLE WASHINGTON SAILING SCHOOL

WHO: ages 8-15

WHAT: Campers will learn to sail. No boating experience necessary, but students must be able to swim to participate.

WHERE: Pamlico River in downtown Washington, N.C.

WHEN: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday beginning June 12 and continuing through Aug. 11

COST: $325 per week

REGISTRATION: Visit www.littlewashingtonsailingschool.org

CONTACT: 402-7878

 

NATURE CAMP – CREATION DISCOVERY CAMP

WHO: rising first grade-fifth grade

WHAT: Campers will go hiking, swimming, canoeing, fishing and have times of worship at this Christian camp.

WHEN: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. July 17-21

WHERE: Refuge Camp, 1380 Lower Field Road, Ayden

COST: $225

REGISTRATION: www.ncRefuge.org

CONTACT: 746-4766 or email Terry@ncRefuge.org

 

NATURE EXPLORERS CAMP

WHO: ages 7-9

WHAT: Recreational camp includes outdoor activities such as fishing, hiking, canoeing, pedal boating, nature games, nature study and camping

WHEN: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (overnight camping session Thursday; camp ends at 9 a.m. Friday) June 26-30, July 10-14, July 24-28, July 31-Aug. 4, Aug. 7-11

WHERE: River Park North, 1000 Mumford Road

COST: $60 weekly for city residents, $90 for others.

REGISTRATION: Register at a staffed recreation and parks facility or online at www.greenvillenc.gov. A $25 nonrefundable deposit, applied to the registration fee, is required.

CONTACT: 329-4561

 

OUTDOOR ADVENTURE CAMP

WHO: ages 10-14

WHAT: Campers will learn about camping, hiking and kayaking.

WHEN: 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 14-17

WHERE: Ayden Arts and Recreation Community Center, 4354 S. Lee St., Ayden.

COST: $30 for Ayden residents and $40 for others.

REGISTRATION: is limited to seven participants. Register at aydenartsandrec.recdesk.com or at 4354 S. Lee St. Deadline is Aug. 4.

CONTACT: 481-5837

 

OUTDOOR OVERNIGHT CAMP – ADVENTURE WEEK

WHO: sixth-12th grades

WHAT: Campers will learn how to work as a team on challenge course before setting of on the two-day paddle adventure.

WHEN: June 26-30

WHERE: Refuge Camp, 1380 Lower Field Road, Ayden

COST: $350

REGISTRATION: www.ncRefuge.org

CONTACT: 746-4766 or email Terry@ncRefuge.org

 

OUTDOOR SKILLS CHALLENGE

WHO: ages 10-13

WHAT: Recreational camp includes outdoor activities such as spear throwing, primitive fire building, outdoor cooking, boating, fishing, nature games and camping

WHEN: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (overnight camping session Thursday; camp ends at 9 a.m. Friday) June 12-16, June 19-23 and July 17-21

WHERE: River Park North, 1000 Mumford Road

COST: $65 weekly for city residents, $97 for others.

REGISTRATION: Register at a staffed recreation and parks facility or online at www.greenvillenc.gov. A $25 nonrefundable deposit, applied to the registration fee, is required.

CONTACT: 329-4561

 

OVERNIGHT MISSION CAMP – SMALL TOWN

WHO: sixth-12th grades

WHAT: Campers will experience a week of missions, serving in groups and worship at this Christian camp.

WHEN: July 9-14 of July 23-28

WHERE: Refuge Camp, 1380 Lower Field Road, Ayden

COST: $350

REGISTRATION: www.ncRefuge.org

CONTACT: 746-4766 or email Terry@ncRefuge.org

 

OVERNIGHT NATURE CAMP – CREATION DISCOVERY CAMP

WHO: third through fifth grades

WHAT: Campers will learn about fresh water and forest ecosystems and participate in swimming, canoeing, fishing, games, devotion times and worship at this Christian camp.

WHEN: July 16-21

WHERE: Refuge Camp, 1380 Lower Field Road, Ayden

COST: $350

REGISTRATION: www.ncRefuge.org

CONTACT: 746-4766 or email Terry@ncRefuge.org

 

PRESCHOOL NATURE EXPLORERS CAMP

WHO: ages 4-6

WHAT: Campers will learn about nature through outdoor activities, crafts and stories.

WHEN: 9 a.m.-noon June 19-23, July 10-14, July 17-21, Aug. 7-11 or Aug. 14-18

WHERE: River Park North, 1000 Mumford Road

COST: $45 weekly for city residents, $67 for others.

REGISTRATION: Register at a staffed recreation and parks facility or online at www.greenvillenc.gov. A $25 nonrefundable deposit, applied to the registration fee, is required.

CONTACT: 329-4561

 

ROCKING THROUGH THE AGES

WHO: kindergarten through fifth grade

WHAT: Campers will explore fossils and learn about the rock cycle. The camp also include hiking, kayaking and games.

WHEN: 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. July 24-28

WHERE: A Time For Science Nature and Science Learning Center, 949 Contentnea Lane, Grifton

COST: $150

REGISTRATION: visit www.atimeforscience.org

CONTACT: 902-5305 or email maria@atimeforscience.org

 

SLITHERS AND SCALES

WHO: kindergarten through fifth grade

WHAT: Campers will study ponds and learn about snakes and amphibians. The camp also include hiking, kayaking and games.

WHEN: 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. June 26-30

WHERE: A Time For Science Nature and Science Learning Center, 949 Contentnea Lane, Grifton

COST: $150

REGISTRATION: visit www.atimeforscience.org

CONTACT: 902-5305 or email maria@atimeforscience.org

 

TRAILBLAZER'S CAMP

WHO: kindergarten through eighth grade (separate groups for elementary and middle school)

WHAT: Campers will learn about the natural environment and survival skills, including plant identification, animal tracking and how to use a compass. The camp also include hiking, kayaking and games.

WHEN: 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. June 12-16

WHERE: A Time For Science Nature and Science Learning Center, 949 Contentnea Lane, Grifton

COST: $150

REGISTRATION: visit www.atimeforscience.org

CONTACT: 902-5305 or email maria@atimeforscience.org

 

WILD, WILD WEST CAMP

WHO: ages 4-12

WHAT: Campers will sift for gold, go horseback riding, and learn to lasso as they explore the life of settlers during the western expansion. Camp also includes recreation and field trips.

WHEN: 7 a.m.-6:15 p.m. July 31-Aug. 4

WHERE: Creative Arts Kids, 1912 E. Fire Tower Road

COST: $135-185 per week

REGISTRATION: at Creative Arts Kids or online www.creativeartskids.com

CONTACT: 756-6899

 

ZOMBIE VS. SURVIVORS BOOT CAMP

WHO: ages 10-15

WHAT: Campers will learn outdoor survivor skills including spear throwing, fire building and shelter building.

WHEN: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 5-7 (overnight camping session Thursday; camp ends at 9 a.m. Friday)

WHERE: River Park North, 1000 Mumford Road

COST: $40 weekly for city residents, $60 for others.

REGISTRATION: Register at a staffed recreation and parks facility or online at www.greenvillenc.gov. A $25 nonrefundable deposit, applied to the registration fee, is required.

CONTACT: 329-4561

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