Destination Summer

2017

Goldsboro News Argus - Destination Summer

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maneuver it through various chal- lenges. Take a bag lunch. • 4-H Theater Arts Adventures 4-H summer camp will be held June 19 and 20 from 9 a.m. to noon and June 21 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 9 and older. Cost is $20. Participants will learn the nuts and bolts of theater, exploring lighting, sound, stage management and set development techniques. There will be a rehearsal and production for parents the last day. • 4-H Life Skillz 4-H summer camp will be held June 21 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Wayne Center for ages 6 though 9. Cost is $10. Participants will learn basic skills needed in everyday life to be more independent and responsible. There will be games and activities about nutrition, laundry sorting, team building, hygiene, sewing, manners and etiquette. • Gone Fishin' 4-H summer camp will be held June 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for ages 9 and older. Cost is $10. Participants will learn the basics of fishing and try to catch the big one. They will travel by van to the wildlife pond and visit the tilapia farm. Take sunscreen and a bag lunch. • Time Traveler 4-H summer camp will be held June 27 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for ages 10 through 13. Cost is $15. Participants will travel back in time at Tryon Palace in New Bern, which was the first permanent capitol of the colony of North Carolina and home to the royal governor and his family. They will also visit Pepsi birthplace, Union Park and the gardens and see the John Canoe African American parade and drum line. Take a lunch. • Who Done It? 4-H summer camp will be held June 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 10 and older. Cost is $15. Participants will become super sleuths to improve deduc- tive reasoning, powers of observation, hunting for clues and assessing a situa- tion to solve a crime. • Got Milk? 4-H summer camp will be held June 29 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 9 and older. Cost is $10. Participants will learn about the dairy industry, starting with a tour of a local goat dairy. They will learn about the nutritional benefits of dairy products and make some fun dairy treats to take home. Take a bag lunch. • 3, 2, 1 Blastoff with 4-H Rockets 4- H summer camp will be held July 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 9 through 13. Cost is $10. Participants will learn how to design, build and launch air-powered model rockets. They will learn about the forces of light, have fun with new designs of paper airplanes, work with straw rockets and build a rocket out of recycled materials to launch more than 100 feet in the air. Take a bag lunch. • Snack Attack 4-H summer camp will be held July 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 7 through 11. Cost is $15. Participants will have some quick, easy and nutritious snacks to satisfy hunger pangs and will also make lunch. • Sew Much Fun 4-H summer camp will be held July 11 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 10 and older. Cost is $15. Participants will travel by van to a department store to buy supplies and pick out fabric to make a pillow. They will learn how to thread a sewing machine and how to sew on buttons by hand. Take a bag lunch. • A Day at the Ballpark 4-H summer camp will be held July 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for ages 10 and older. Cost is $20. Participants will travel to watch the Carolina Mudcats play in Zebulon. Lunch will be provided. Take a hat, sun- screen and money for souvenirs and snacks. Dress for the weather. • Babysitting 4-H summer camp will be held July 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and July 13 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Wayne Center for ages 12 and older. Cost is $10. Participants will learn how to care for children of multi- ple ages, plays games, prepare snacks and respond in emergency situations. A certificate of completion will be awarded. Take a bag lunch. • Lazy O Farm 4-H summer camp will be held July 14 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 6 through 8. Cost is $10. Participants will visit Lazy O Farm in Smithfield. They will do a fairy tale trail and hayride, learn about soybeans, visit the barn full of animals, make their own ice cream and learn how important the cow and calcium are. Take a bag lunch. • LEGO Challenge 4-H summer camp will be held July 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 9 through 12. Cost is $15. Participants will learn new skills with LEGOs. Take a bag lunch. • Wayne County Gardening Kids 4- H summer camp will be held July 17 through 21 from 9 a.m. to noon for ages 8 through 11. Cost is $20. Participants will explore the world of gardening, learning about how plants grow, why soil is important for garden- ing, cool insects and honeybees that pollinate the garden. • Lemur Tour 4-H summer camp will be held July 18 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. for ages 9 and older. Cost is $15. Participants will travel to the Duke Lemur Center in Durham. Take a bag lunch and money for the gift shop. • Cipher Escape 4-H summer camp will be held July 21 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. for ages 12 and older. Cost is $35. Participants will travel to Cipher Escape in Morrisville to get locked in at the Geek Escape. Traps, mind games and puzzles will keep them guessing. A buffet lunch at Cici's Pizza is included. • #Restaurant Challenge 4-H sum- mer camp will be held July 24 through 26 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and July 27 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 10 through 14. Cost is $40. Participants will work together as a team to open their own restaurant, name it, create a menu, organize a shopping list, learn proper food safety and handling, basic cooking skills and how to manage a restaurant kitchen and dining area. There will be a tour of local restaurants, a grocery store and a farm. Take a bag lunch. • 4-H Discovery 4-H summer camp will be held July 25 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 6 through 8. Cost is $10. Participants will do some science projects like mak- ing goo, cook a pizza pizzazz, learn about worms, make puppets and do shows, learn about insects and go on a nature hunt and make musical instru- ments and listen for sounds all around them. Take a bag lunch. • Something Old ... Something New 4-H summer camp will be held July 26 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 10 and older. Cost is $15. Participants will take things they have around the house and repurpose them. They will make a variety of crafts for keepsakes, gifts and entries into the county fair. Take a bag lunch. • 4-H Survivor 4-H summer camp will be held Aug. 2 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 12 and older. Cost is $15. Participants will explore ways to refuse doing something risky without losing face through drama, group discussions and survivor games. • Chopped 4-H summer camp will be held Aug. 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 12 and older. Cost is $20. Participants will cook with basket ingredients in two rounds. Lunch will be provided. • The Art of Fun 4-H summer camp will be held Aug. 8 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for ages 9 through 12. Cost is $25. Participants will travel to the Arts Council of Wayne County for a tour, gallery viewing, scavenger hunt and art project, lunch at Herman Park and Wine and Design to paint a canvas to take home. • Galaxy Fun Adventures 4-H sum- mer camp will be held Aug. 10 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for ages 10 and older. Cost is $30. Participants will travel to Galaxy Fun Park in the Triangle for fun on trampolines, go carts, laser tag, ropes course, spin zone and a soft play area. Cost includes transportation, lunch, two hours of play and one hour on the trampoline. Take money for additional games, more food or the gift shop. • 4-H Fair Craft Day will be held Aug. 15 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for ages 9 and older. Cost is $20. Participants will make craft items to enter into the county fair. Wear old clothes. Take a bag lunch. • Magic of Electricity 4-H summer camp will be held Aug. 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wayne Center for ages 9 through 12. Cost is $15. Participants will learn about electricity and how to solder and put together an electric kit to take home. Take a bag lunch. • Ice Ice Baby 4-H summer camp will be held Aug. 18 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. for ages 10 and older. Cost is $15. Participants will travel to the Iceplex in Raleigh to tour the rink and zam- boni area. They will have their picture taken on the zamboni and watch it in action. They will also get a science les- son of how to make and maintain ice for a rink, 20 minutes of skating lessons and skating during the public session. Cost includes pizza for lunch. Dress warm for the ice and wear socks to skate in. A nonrefundable fee will be charged for each camp to cover the cost of sup- plies and fees. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. A notarized medical form is required. For more information or to register for any of the 4-H summer camps, call the 4-H office at 919-731-1527. 4 — Destination Summer Thursday, May 25, 2017 Now Enrolling Ages 3-5 Mon.-Fri., 7am - 6pm (Summer only hours) CHILD CARE CENTER CHILD CARE CENTER CHILD CARE CENTER 41DAT0316J 919-947-1463 103-B New Hare Dr. Limited availability Call Today! Continued from 2 4-H Photo submitted Payton Williams does a project dur- ing last year's Magic of Electricity 4-H summer camp.

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