Buccaneers of the North
Sponsoring organization: UAF CES Tanana District 4-H
Ages: Youth who just completed grades 3-8
Dates and times: June 24 6 p.m. to June 27 11:30 a.m.
Location: Twin Bears
Description: Come join us for camp this year. We have a great theme, "Buccaneers of the North." Youth will rotate through classes learning about canoeing, trajectory, Legos, obstacle courses. There will be swimming, crafts, games, skits, hiking and campfires. It promises to be educational and fun — we look forward to seeing you there.
Cost: 4-H non-member is $105 and 4-H member is $95. Registration will be available May 1
Contact: Marla Lowder 474-2427; firstname.lastname@example.org
H2O: Headwaters to Ocean Overnight Camps
Sponsoring organization: Prince William Sound Science Center
Ages: Grades 6-8
Dates and times: June 10-14 & August 5-9
Description: H2O Overnight Camp is a great time to be active and have fun in the outdoors while learning about the amazing landscape that surrounds Cordova. Each day is filled with hands-on science activities, games, and adventures. During the week at camp we’ll hike in the rainforest, observe glaciers up close, explore the wetlands of the Copper River Delta, and more.
Cost: $500 *Scholarships available
Contact: Lauren Bien, 907-424-5800 x231; email@example.com
Howie Van Ness Memorial Kid's Fly Fishing Camp
Sponsoring organization: Midnight Sun Fly Casters
Ages: 10 to 16
Date and time: July 12-14
Location: Lost Lake Boy Scout Camp, 58.5 mile Richardson Highway
Description: MSFC Kid's Camp is a fun, active three-day event that teaches kids ages 10 thru 16 (and their parent or guardian) all about fly-fishing. Our all-volunteer staff teaches classes in fly tying, casting, knot tying, conservation, and entomology. Cabins are available for two nights, and good healthy meals are provided. Every camper goes home with the knowledge and camp freebies or the tools to continue this engaging and rewarding interest.
Cost: $150 includes; classes, meals, lodging, graduation gifts. (for student and accompanying guardian)