Summer Camps 2019

Little explorers

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 24 to 28, 2019; registration deadline June 17

Ages 4 to 7
Maximum 14 campers

Take a trip around the world at Little Explorers camp. Each day we'll explore new countries and continents from the comfort of Ker Place grounds. Come with us as we hear new stories, create games, and craft souvenirs from around the world.

Tuition is $110 for ESVHS members, $125 for not-yet-members. All materials, a daily snack, and a camp T-shirt are included. Children should bring a packed lunch each day.

For registration and/or scholarship forms, email Stephanie Templin, education director, at collections@shorehistory.org.
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Which Camp is Right for MY CHILD?

Summer camps with the Historical Society are ideal for budding history buffs or children looking for new experiences. Each five-day camp is designed for a specific age group, and activities may include: candle dipping, toy making, baking, sewing, instrument making, and animal tracking.

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AMerican Spies & Nature DETECTIVES

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 29 to Aug. 2, 2019; registration deadline July 22

Ages 8 to 13
Maximum 10 campers

Travel behind enemy lines in our American Spies & Nature Detectives camp. Learn to decode messages and create invisible ink using the same techniques as spies in the Civil War. Nature camp, presented and sponsored by the Eastern Shore Soil and Water Conservation District, will include kayaking Onancock Creek to explore its ecology.

Tuition is $150 for ESVHS members, $165 for not-yet-members. All materials, a daily snack, and a T-shirt are included. Children should bring a packed lunch each day.

For registration and/or scholarship forms, email Stephanie Templin, education director, at collections@shorehistory.org.
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Camp Details

Full payment is due two weeks before the camp start date. Space is limited, and advance registration is required. 

For more information, please contact
Stephanie Templin, education director, at 757-787-8012 or email her at collections@shorehistory.org.

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Artisan CAMP

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 5 to 9, 2019; registration deadline July 29

Ages 10 to 14
Maximum 10 campers

Explore a different art medium each day in our Artisan Camp. Learn from a different artisan daily. Tuition will include all materials. More details to come.

Tuition is $250 for ESVHS members, $275 for not-yet-members. All materials, a daily snack, and a camp T-shirt are included. Children should bring a packed lunch each day.

For registration and/or scholarship forms, email Stephanie Templin, education director, at collections@shorehistory.org.
Pay Online