August Adventures

JULY 30 – AUGUST 2
WATER, ROCKS AND STICKS
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Tinker time!
Campers will get back to basics in this adventure all about learning and playing with every child’s favorite materials.

From making their own rain sticks and story rocks to investigating clouds and dams, curious explorers will practice scientific observation and teamwork, and make a splash or two along the way. They will get inspired by nature to experiment, create art, engineer and play!

Curriculum Focus: STEM, Arts, Fun!
Camp Schedule: Monday – Thursday
10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Ages: 3.5 – 6 | Cost: $140/Members & $165/Non-members
Instrutor: Kari Wetzler
Kari is the lead Pre-K teacher and program co-director at Bainbridge Cooperative Nursery School. She has 15 years of teaching experience, including five years at the preschool level. Kari grew up on Bainbridge Island and her own three children enjoyed several summers as KiDiMu campers.

 

AUGUST 6 – 9
COVER TO COVER
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Favorite storybooks come to life!
Each day, campers will embark upon a new literary adventure with beloved children’s books characters. They will problem-solve like “The Paper Bag Princess,” practice echolocation through Stella Luna’s bat games, and create their own sensory art and starry puppet show inspired by “How to Catch a Star.”

Book enthusiasts will enjoy imaginative play, songs, games and art activities and create original stories of their own.

Curriculum Focus: Literacy, Arts, STEM, Health and Wellness, Fun!
Camp Schedule: Monday – Thursday
10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Ages: 3.5 – 6 | Cost: $140/Members & $165/Non-members
Instructor:Kari Wetzler
Kari is the lead Pre-K teacher and program co-director at Bainbridge Cooperative Nursery School. She has 15 years of teaching experience, including five years at the preschool level. Kari grew up on Bainbridge Island and her own three children enjoyed several summers as KiDiMu campers.
 

AUGUST 13 – 16
BUDDING BUILDERS
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Put on your thinking hard hat and experiment with engineering!
In fact, campers will wear many hats when they join the KiDiMu Crew. They will play architects to develop their own idea. Like engineers, they will experiment with different materials to plan and test their design. And just like a real construction crew, they will learn tool safety to build their final project.

Delve into engineering, practice teamwork, and discover how trial and error lead to success!

Curriculum Focus: STEM, Arts, Fun!
Camp Schedule: Monday – Thursday
10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Ages: 3.5 – 6 | Cost: $140/Members & $165/Non-members
 

AUGUST 20 – 23
WILDLIFE WONDERS
Become a nature explorer!
Campers will delve into the amazing world of clever creatures, from bugs and bees to birds and bears. Through hands-on activities, stories and outdoor exploration, they will get to know some of them up close and personal.

Nature enthusiasts will study tracks and create habitats, and find out how different animals adapt to their environment. By playing make believe and movement games, they will get their wiggles out and discover their own creature features!

Curriculum Focus: Life Sciences, Arts, Health and Wellness, Fun!
Camp Schedule: Monday – Thursday
10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Ages: 3.5 – 6 | Cost: $140/Members & $165/Non-members
Instrutor:Ellie Mansfield
Ellie is a parent education consultant at The Dahlia Center, early childhood educator with over 18 year of experience and visitor services associate at KiDiMu.
 

AUGUST 27 – 30
EVERYDAY SUPERHEROES
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Grab your cape and meet real-life superheroes!
Campers will join the KiDiMu Super Squad for amazing adventures. Inspired by popular culture and superheroes from our community, they will use imaginations to discover their own superpowers and create attire to match them.

Through imaginative play, stories, crafts, and visits from special guests – including a police officer and firefighter* – they will learn what it takes to become a real-life superhero.

Curriculum Focus: Health and Wellness, Social Sciences,
Literacy, Arts, Fun!
Camp Schedule: Monday – Thursday
10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Ages: 3.5 – 6 | Cost: $140/Members & $165/Non-members

* Camp presented in partnership with BIFD and BIPD. Special guests will be present unless called to action.

 

FOR JULY CAMPS SCHEDULE, PLEASE CLICK HERE.

Limited scholarships will also be available.
For information, please contact Lauren Henry at lauren@kidimu.org, or 206.855.4650.