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Elm Street Books Mini Camps
July 17, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until July 24, 2018
Hour long activity session at Elm Street Books for 7 to 9 year olds on three Tuesdays in July. Each session will include a read aloud, and will be based around an activity/craft from that week’s selected activity book and a breakfast snack at Rosie. Space is limited to eight campers per session. $25 fee will include the activity book and the breakfast snack at Rosie.
Tuesday, July 10 – “The Kid’s Awesome Activity Book” by Mike Lowry – Campers will delve into Mike Lowery’s games, puzzles and mazes. They can create their dream pet, design a time machine, or make their own finger puppets using this fun filled book.
Tuesday, July 17th – “Show Me A Story” by Emly K. Neuberger – Campers will explore the art of storytelling. They will create a story map of an imaginary place and play games that will help them engage in creative thinking and think about the process of storytelling.
Tuesday, July 24th – “Journal Sparks” by Emily K. Neuberger – “Fire up your creativity with spontaneous art, wild writing and inventive thinking.” Campers will create their own journal and practice a variety of writing and drawing prompts as an introduction to the inspiring and challenging world of journaling.