technology/Specialty camps

The single-gender environment offered for girls at Sacajawea Day Camp, including these film and photography programs, creates an inclusive, safe space in which girls are free to explore their potential and take the lead without the distractions or pressures that can be found in a coed environment. For each of these programs, girls spend half their day specializing in an area that’s their passion. During the remainder of the camp day, they participate in traditional camp activities. 

Sports Sampler

All girls in grades kindergarten – 8th grade can participate in this program this week as we explore a different sport every day. We’ll play softball, basketball, soccer and volleyball. This is non-competitive, fun! We’ll spend the mornings playing sports and the afternoon participating in camp activities. On our last day, we will spend time revisiting our favorite sports from earlier in the week.

  • June 24-28, Grades K-8, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

CSI Camp

Do you have what it takes to be a crime scene investigator? Dive into being an investigator!  Girls in grades 4th – 8th are invited to become camp investigators. Help unravel a mystery at Camp Sacajawea! Campers will work throughout the week in solving a mystery and learn some fun lessons in forensics.  We’ll spend the mornings investigating and the afternoon participating in camp activities. No camp July 4.

  • July 1-5*, Grades 4 – 8, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Eco Warriors

Explore the practice of green living through up-cycling. Campers from grades K – 8th will learn how to recycle in order to keep the planet clean, green, and beautiful!  During the week campers will make an up-cycling greenhouse from recycled materials, create a compost and a recycling station at camp!  By the end of the week campers will have created a community garden for camp!  We’ll spend the mornings learning about ecology and the afternoon participating in camp activities.

  • July 8-12, Grades K-8, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

 
Dive into Art

Girls in grades 4th – 8th are invited to participate in our new and improved art program. Join us in an art filled week as you let your imagination go wild in a week of art camp. Campers will dive into the basics of sketching & different painting styles. We’ll spend the morning doing art and the afternoon participating in camp activities.

  • July 29 - Aug 2, Grades 4-8, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Archery Adventures

Spend a week at camp fine-tuning the skills of an archer! Girls in grades 4th – 8th are invited to learn how to string a bow and repair arrows. We’ll spend the mornings learning archery and the afternoon participating in camp activities. 

  • Aug 5-9, Grades 4-8, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Three-Night Stay

Come enjoy a three-night sleepover experience at Sacajawea Day Camp. Attend a regular day of camp Monday meeting with your unit and enjoying team-building activities. On Tuesday you’ll return for an extended camp overnight, featuring outdoor cooking, nightly campfires, and more, that lasts until the end of the camp week on Friday. 

  • July 8-12, Grades 4-9

  • July 22-26, Grades 4-9

 
Gaming Guru

Put your game face on! From board games, to playground and camp games all the way to computer gaming, how we play affects what we do in the world. Take turns by playing some old favorites, investigating some new ones, remix games you’ve played in the past and make up an entirely new one to share, all while exploring gaming theory.

  • July 8-12, Grades K-3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.        

  • July 8-12, Grades 4-8, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Designing Divas 

Explore the creative world of design, where the only limit is your imagination! In this program, you will have the chance to try your hand at all different types of design, including fashion, architecture, robotics, packaging, and even car design! This program encourages development in both decision-making and problem-solving skills in a fun and imaginative atmosphere.

  • July 15-19, Grades K-3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.      

  • July 15-19, Grades 4-8, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Digital Photography

Bring your own digital camera or use one of ours.  We’ll learn about digital cameras and their basic functions.  We’ll get some advice as to what makes a good picture and how we can improve our pictures; we’ll learn to edit and store our photographic works of art including electronic and physical scrapbooks.  You’ll put your work on exhibit so that others in camp and your family can view. 

  • June 22-26, Grades K-3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.        

  • June 22-26, Grades 4-8, 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m

Stop Motion Madness

The secrets of film are uncovered during Stop Motion Madness! Learn the art of Claymation - a film technique used in the making of movies and computer games! During this week, campers will get to write, storyboard, edit, and produce their very own stop motion films.

  • August 5-9, Grades K-3, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.        

  • August 5-9, Grades 4–8, 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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