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Nation's Oldest Port Summer Camp 2011

Posted by: Beau Phillips in Education

Nation’s Oldest Port
Summer Camp 2011

Age focused!
Each session will be devoted to only
one age group for a more focused and
enriching experience.

6 Weeks - 3 Different Camps!
9am-3 pm Daily
In Search of. . .
Secrets of Underwater Archaeology
Tales From the Deep

In Search of. . .
Explore the watery world of ships and why they wreck. From stars to charts, campers will learn what it takes to navigate waterways – but look out for the sandbar!

Secrets of Underwater Archaeology
What’s it like to be an underwater archaeologist? Campers will learn the process of finding shipwrecks and artifacts, and what happens after they’re found!

Tales from the Deep
Discover the science behind the story. . . Learn about artifact preservation and conservation, and how archaeologists and museums work together to tell the tale! Campers will create their own exhibit to show what they have learned!

Sign Up as A Member for Discounts!
A $50 family membership will save
you $25 per camp plus free admission
to the museum and invitations to
special events for an entire year.

All camping sessions include arts and crafts, creative writing, science and technology, an offsite excursion, games, lunch, snacks, and of course,
climbing the Lighthouse.

Limited before and after care is available.

Member registration starts April 18, 2011
Open registration starts April 25, 2011

To register contact:

St. Augustine Lighthouse & Museum Education Dept.

Ask us how to qualify for scholarships made available
through the Steve Senecal Scholarship Fund,
in partnership with Sertoma of St. Augustine
and other partners.

Download Brochure and Registration Form


Download the Scholarship Application

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