Summer Camp at Saugatuck Nursery School
Summer Camp 2018 Details
Come join us for some summer fun!
Arts, crafts, music, outdoor water play, outdoor artists’ corner, special guests and exciting in-house and off campus field trips are all a part of our summer camp program for children ages 2-5.
The camp runs for eight weeks from June 25 - August 17.
Children may attend anywhere from two to eight weeks, three to five days.
Campers ages 3 - 5 will meet on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Monday through Friday from 9-1:30.
The 2’s campers will meet on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9-1:30.
Summer Camp Weekly Details
Week 1 – 6/25-6/29 – We're Going on a Bear Hunt - Have you ever gone on a bear hunt? Don't be scared! Inspired by the fabulous book, we'll be going through wavy grass, wading through a deep cold river, struggling through a swamp, stumbling through a forest, and fighting through a snow storm. After our journey, we'lll be stretching out with yoga.
Week 2 – 7/2-7/6 – Hooray for the Red, White and Blue - We'll be celebrating our independence with fireworks and all kinds of the festivities. Our walking field trip to the Westport Historical Society will pull it all together.
Week 3 – 7/9-7/13 – Rock Bottom – Rocks will be our medium this week… marbling, creating pets and for the garden, to name a few. We'll finish off the week rockin' out with some live music by Uncle Tim (Miss Ellen's brother).
Week 4 – 7/16-7/20 – Eric Carle Entertains- We will sail through the tales of this colorful author. Acting Out with Miss Karen will be a production of The Caterpillar Who Ate Too Much.
Week 5 – 7/23-7/27 - Blast Off! - Outer Space is our destination this week. Our astronauts will fashion their own rocket and explore the moon. Mad Science will visit and launch a real rocket for NASA enthusiasts.
Week 6 – 7/30-8/3 - Put a Cork in it!! - You won't believe what we can do with the cork! Stamp with it, paint on it, sail with it, and even make marble mazes. We also might craft a special gift to bring home. The Maritime Aquarium will come to us.
Week 7- 8/6-8/10 - Simply Seuss - Is there a wocket in your pocket? Do you like green eggs and ham? These are just a few of the questions will be answering. A special guest will join us.
Week 8 - 8/13-8/17 - Zany Zoo - Lions tigers and bears, oh my! The Beardsley Zoo will come to SNS.