SEAHORSE EXPLORERS WEEKLY THEMES

SUMMER 2022

Week 1:  June 27 - July 1        SENSATIONAL SCIENCE

Explorers will have a chance to participate in fun and exciting experiments every day. On Wednesday, Mad Science of Southeastern Mass will be entertaining campers with an interactive show. On Thursday, they will be doing experiment stations with campers thanks to a grant from the Mattapoisett Cultural Council. Spend the week embracing your inner scientist while learning about chemistry, biology, physics and more!

Week 2:  July 5 - July 8               SEAHORSE GIVES BACK

A yearly favorite! This week campers will learn about all the people who spend their lives making this world a better place. Special visits will be made by the Mattapoisett Fire and Police Departments. Campers will also run their own fundraiser. In previous years 30 backpacks, filled with school supplies, were donated to local children and over $120 was raised for the Jimmy Fund. and another year campers ran a lemonade stand and bake sale and raised over $700 for the Lighthouse Animal Shelter.

Week 3:  July 11- July 15           SEAHORSE SUPERHEROES

Explorers will take part in an exciting week fighting crime and saving the day. Children will take part in superhero training, have the chance to dress like a superhero and take part in challenges! They will also do fun crafts like creating their own disguises. 

Week 4:  July 18 - July 22           AMAZING ANIMALS

This week campers will be animal explorers, finding out about all sorts of creatures both big and small. Games and crafts will embrace the safari theme and campers will go on a fun scavenger hunt. 

 

Week 5:  July 25 - July 29           THE AMAZING SEAHORSE RACE

This week campers will compete in groups to win medals! Counselors will also battle it out all week to see who wins the Mr. and Mrs. Seahorse Competition. On Wednesday , we plan to have Knucklebones join us to introduce and play games from other countries thanks to a grant from the Mattapoisett Cultural Counci. 

Week 6:  August 1- August 5    SEAHORSE SONG AND DANCE

This week will be filled with music and dancing competitions based on popular television shows. Let's see which Seahorse Explorers and counselors have the moves and the pipes! Friday we will have a Seahorse Explorer Talent Show!!!

Week 7:  August 9 - August 13  WACKY WATER WEEK

Our final week of camp will be all about the water and how to enjoy it (and preserve it). Activities will be about the ocean and how we can enjoy it and preserve it! We will be going on kayak rides with the Mattapoisett Land Trust other fun adventures. The week will conclude with an end of Camp Party and waterslide adventure.   

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