JUNE 3RD - JULY 18TH Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Are you looking for a fun and stimulating way for your child to spend their summer days? Does your son or daughter enjoy playing outside, making new friends, and learning about the world and themselves? Then sign them up for a month of 'discovery' at our HCNS Summer Discovery Camp.
HCNS summer camp consists of weekly themed camps (see descriptions below) for children who will turn 3 years of age by June 1, all the way up to pre-kindergarten ages. There will be theme-related activities, water play and lots of outdoor fun! Camp is from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm, Monday - Thursday. A snack is provided and children bring their own peanut-free lunch. For more information contact Meg at HampshireCoop@gmail.com or (603) 643-4640
2019 camp themes
week 1: June 3 - 6: Come to your senses
Run! Jump! Roll! Mix and Measure! Play! We can’t promise that you will come home clean, but we do promise you’ll have fun in this all-senses-on-deck adventure! Join us as we see, taste, smell, hear, and touch the world around us.
week 2: June 10 - 13: The artist in you
Paint like Matisse… splatter like Pollock! Time to grab your paint brush and easel and enjoy an exciting week as we discover the art styles of famous artists and create our own masterpieces.
week 3: June 17 - 20: out of this world
Back by popular demand! We’ll explore outer space together, create rockets, play games, learn about the stars and planets ~ all through hands-on activities, songs, and play.
week 4: June 24 - 27: Nature Exploration
It’s all about the natural world! We’ll take nature walks, participate in scavenger hunts, and create with natural materials ~ all while enjoying the world around us.
week 5: July 1 - 3: Mad Scientists (3 days only this week)
Also back by popular demand! Do you like creating ooey-gooey concoctions? Some will be edible, and some, not! What happens when you mix baking soda, vinegar, and food coloring? Have you ever heard of hot ice? It’ll be a week of exploring and experimenting
week 6: July 8 - 1 1: Under the Big top
It’s time for the circus! Costumes… face painting… juggling… tight-rope walking… shadow puppets…popcorn, and more!
Week 7: July 15 - 18: Splish Splash
Using tools and natural materials, we will create sink/float experiments to try out. We will have hours of opportunity to explore with water art, sensory activities, dramatic play and water science! Bring your bathing suits and prepare for a week of wet and wild discovery!