Junior Rangers | Children ages 2 ½ to 5
June 18 – June 22 | Discover Sports
Soccer and basketball and swimming and more- oh my! Campers will fill their days with group games and individual skill building. This action packed week is a great way to kick off summer fun at Camp Kay! [Based on the book, Are You a Good Sport?: Kids + Sports = Fun! By Wayne Soares]
June 25 – 29 | All About Animals
Grab your safari hats, the Junior Rangers are going exploring! Rangers will be learning all about animals this week with an exciting visit to Frying Pan Farm Park! [Based on the book, What Do You Do With a Tail Like This? by Steve Jenkins]
July 2-3, 5-6 | Lights, Camera, ACTION
Junior Rangers will sing, act and dance all through this week. Field trip to Wolf Trap to see The Pop Ups! Described as “the Flaming Lips for kids” (NPR), The Pop Ups will be sure to bring the house down with their rock ‘n’ roll puppet musical! [Based on the book, Amazing Grace by Mary Hoffman]
July 9 – 13 | Creative Art
Pablo Picasso is noted for saying, “All children are artists”. Your little artists will create masterpieces all week and put them on display for the Camp Kay Art Show to celebrate the end of this special week. Children will take home their very own canvas! [Based on the book I Am An Artist by Eric Carle]
July 16 – 20 | Make a Splash!
Splish Splash! This week is sure to fill up fast! Junior Rangers will invent irrigation systems, create art using water and play all day at Water Mine! *Parents welcome to attend field trip to Water Mine! [Based on the book, Water Dance by Thomas Locker]
July 23 – 27 | Make a Mess!
Send a change of clothes- or two- for this fun filled week specifically designed for kids who love to investigate and make a mess! A whole week filled with goo, slime, flubber, glitter, mud and our own messy inventions! [Based on the book, Mouse Mess by Linnea Riley]
July 30 – August 3 | Building Zone
Bring your construction hats to Camp Kay because Junior Rangers will be building and bonding all week long! Campers will be introduced to simple machines and tools. Blocks of all sizes, shapes and textures will be used to create anything from a model airplane to a play house! [Based on the book, Rosie Revere Engineer by Andrea Beaty]
August 6 – 10 | Fly, Fly Away
Kay Kids will be exploring the concepts of gravity during this exciting week at Camp Kay! We will be taking a field trip to Steven F. Udvar Hazy Center to learn first hand about air and space! [Based on the book, Mousetronaut by Mark Kelly]
August 13 – 17 | Fun with Food!
August 20 – 24 | Best of Camp Week
A celebration of Camp Kay! Bring your friends and neighbors to this final week where every day is an adventure; water, cooking, art, messy science and sports! The grand finale of summer will be a Camp Kay picnic!