Up & Coming Weekly

May 04, 2021

Up and Coming Weekly is a weekly publication in Fayetteville, NC and Fort Bragg, NC area offering local news, views, arts, entertainment and community event and business information.

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12 UCW MAY 5-11, 2021 WWW.UPANDCOMINGWEEKLY.COM EVENT KEYURI PARAB, Editorial Assistant COMMENTS? Editor@upandcomin- gweekly.com 910-484-6200. Salvation Army Red Shield Club Summer Day Camp accepting registrations now by KEYURI PARAB e Salvation Army of the Sandhills region will be hosting a Summer Day Camp for children in grades K-8 from June 7 to Aug. 16. "e Salvation Army Red Shield Club Summer Day Camp is our annual camp that provides a safe environment for the children we serve to play and grow," said Alison He- nion, who serves as the community relations and development coordinator for Sandhill's Salvation Army. e camp takes place annually and can usually hold 45 to 50 kids but will host only 22 this year due to COVID-19 restrictions. e camp costs $55 per week, with a one- time $15 registration fee, and will have a rolling registration all summer so partici- pants can join anytime. Camp will be held during the day from 7:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. "is year is an Olympic theme so we will have many friendly and fun competitions mimicking the Summer Olympic Games," Henion said. "We also have art and crafts, field trips, movie days and computer time. We incorporate education in a fun way as well by hosting a reading competition and academic games." e camps will be led by their Community Center Director Donya Campbell along with two other program aides. "We also will have different businesses, churches and community groups come spend time with the kids," she said. "ey host activities provide lunch or just simply hang out and play." e camp application to the camp can be found at www.salvationarmycarolinas. org/fayetteville/community-center/? and emailed to donya.campbell@uss.salvation- army.org or delivered in person at the ad- min office located at 220 E Russell St. For those interested in donating to the local Salvation Army or volunteering, visit www.salvationarmycarolinas.org/fayette- ville/? or call Alison at 910-483-8119. e Salvation Army's Red Shield Club Summer Camp offers fun and educational activities for children in grades K-8 including physical activity, arts and crafts and field trips. ASSISTED LIVING | SECURED ASSISTED LIVING 910.849.2306 • HarmonyatHopeMills.com 7051 Rockfi sh Road | Fayetteville | NC | 28306 We anticipate their needs so you don't have to.

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