Camp Themes

Summer Camp River Boat Field Trip The Summer Expeditions Day Camp themes for 2018 will be posted in December.  Below were the 2017 summer camp themes for a taste of what is to come!



Week 1 (June 12-16): A Blast from the Past

We'll kick off our summer with some old-fashioned fun inspired by local Pennsylvania history.


6/15:  Fort Hunter ( School Bus


Week 2 (June 19-23): Summertime Friendships

Campers experience friendship and fun while learning to take care of themselves and each other through a variety of positive, age-appropriate activities.


6/22:  Byrnes Health Education Center ( School Bus

   York Revolution Stadium (


Week 3 (June 26-30): The Science of Fun

*This week of camp is full - add your name to the waiting list through the registration form


Campers discover the science of playgrounds and play with toys and games that illustrate basic scientific principles.


6/29:  Whitaker Science Center ( School Bus


Week 4 (July 3-7, closed on July 4th): Keeping it Cool

Take a break from the summer heat to hit the ice and think cool thoughts about winter and the arctic.


7/6:  Twin Ponds Ice Skating Rink (You are welcome to send a bicycle helmet for your child to wear.  Skate rental is included, but children may bring their own skates if you prefer). ( School Bus


Week 5 (July 10-14): Look Up, Look Down, Look All Around!

Campers stop to observe the world around them, with a special focus on astronomy and geology fun facts.


7/13:  State Museum of PA ( School Bus


Week 6 (July 17-21): Where Art Meets the Road

Enjoy stories and activities about art that is on the move, from train grafitti to trendy vehicle design.


7/18:  State Library ( School Bus

7/20:  Susquehanna Art Museum ( School Bus


Week 7 (July 24-28): Out and About

*This week of camp is full - add your name to the waiting list through the registration form


Campers will have fun exploring a variety of local scenic spots.


7/25:  Wildwood Lake/Olewine Nature Center ( School Bus

7/27:  Indian Echo Caverns ( School Bus

7/28:  Oakes Museum of Natural History ( School Bus


Week 8 (July 31-August 4): Water Under the Bridge

*This week of camp is full - add your name to the waiting list through the registration form


Water is a classic part of summer fun -- we'll play and also take a relaxing cruise on the Susquehanna River.


8/3:  Pride of the Susquehanna ( School Bus


Week 9 (August 7-11): In the Spotlight

We'll treat ourselves to some local children's theater, and then summer camp will wrap up with our own talent show.  This annual favorite is a great opportunity to share an existing talent or try out a new one.


8/10:  Popcorn Hat Children's Theater ( School Bus






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