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Jul
16
Tue
Artemis Camp @ Lake Minnewashta Regional Park
Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ages 8-14

Does your daughter want to be a archer as famous as Katniss Everdeen, skillful as Artemis or just want to put Robin Hood in his place?  Then this camp is her place to train and make new archery friends!  Through fun games and experiential learning, participants will learn range safety and proper techniques for stance, aim, and release to improve their shot.  Campers will get the opportunity to shoot both compound and recurve bows at various target styles.  All equipment is provided.

Campers should come prepared for the weather conditions and should pack a backpack with snacks, reusable water bottle, sunscreen, hat or sun glasses, snack, and close-toed shoes. All other necessary equipment will be provided. Meet at shelter #4. This camp will be held outdoors at Lake Minnewashta Park and is a partnership between Carver County Parks.

YEL Chess Summer Camp @ Victoria Elementary
Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

All levels welcome. Youth Enrichment League’s {YEL!} summer chess camp works with all levels of students.  Beginners learn Piece Movement, Capturing, Check, Checkmate, Castling and more; returning students study intermediate lessons (Pins, Forks, Back Rank Mates, as examples); advanced students will study Elimination of Defense, Opening Theory and other advanced concepts. Our summer camps are fun, fast-paced and packed with information. Battle summer brain drain and procure the necessary tools to beat your dad at chess! Sign up today! Visit YELKids.com for more information.

Jul
17
Wed
Artemis Camp @ Lake Minnewashta Regional Park
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ages 8-14

Does your daughter want to be a archer as famous as Katniss Everdeen, skillful as Artemis or just want to put Robin Hood in his place?  Then this camp is her place to train and make new archery friends!  Through fun games and experiential learning, participants will learn range safety and proper techniques for stance, aim, and release to improve their shot.  Campers will get the opportunity to shoot both compound and recurve bows at various target styles.  All equipment is provided.

Campers should come prepared for the weather conditions and should pack a backpack with snacks, reusable water bottle, sunscreen, hat or sun glasses, snack, and close-toed shoes. All other necessary equipment will be provided. Meet at shelter #4. This camp will be held outdoors at Lake Minnewashta Park and is a partnership between Carver County Parks.

YEL Chess Summer Camp @ Victoria Elementary
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

All levels welcome. Youth Enrichment League’s {YEL!} summer chess camp works with all levels of students.  Beginners learn Piece Movement, Capturing, Check, Checkmate, Castling and more; returning students study intermediate lessons (Pins, Forks, Back Rank Mates, as examples); advanced students will study Elimination of Defense, Opening Theory and other advanced concepts. Our summer camps are fun, fast-paced and packed with information. Battle summer brain drain and procure the necessary tools to beat your dad at chess! Sign up today! Visit YELKids.com for more information.

Horse Day Camp @ Buck Lake Stables
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

The camp focus is on providing a safe, fun experience for kids who have an interest in horses. The stable provides a great setting for age appropriate horse activities that include riding, caring for horses, games, crafts and having fun! Join us for one or all three!  Bring a water bottle and peanut free lunch and wear heeled shoes/boots. Please see the following schedule:

June 12: Parents will be responsible for drop off and pick up at Camp. (Buck Lake Stables)

July 17 and August 14th: Transportation provided.  Drop off at 10:30 am and pick up at 3:30 pm at the Family Learning Center.

Jul
18
Thu
Artemis Camp @ Lake Minnewashta Regional Park
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ages 8-14

Does your daughter want to be a archer as famous as Katniss Everdeen, skillful as Artemis or just want to put Robin Hood in his place?  Then this camp is her place to train and make new archery friends!  Through fun games and experiential learning, participants will learn range safety and proper techniques for stance, aim, and release to improve their shot.  Campers will get the opportunity to shoot both compound and recurve bows at various target styles.  All equipment is provided.

Campers should come prepared for the weather conditions and should pack a backpack with snacks, reusable water bottle, sunscreen, hat or sun glasses, snack, and close-toed shoes. All other necessary equipment will be provided. Meet at shelter #4. This camp will be held outdoors at Lake Minnewashta Park and is a partnership between Carver County Parks.

YEL Chess Summer Camp @ Victoria Elementary
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

All levels welcome. Youth Enrichment League’s {YEL!} summer chess camp works with all levels of students.  Beginners learn Piece Movement, Capturing, Check, Checkmate, Castling and more; returning students study intermediate lessons (Pins, Forks, Back Rank Mates, as examples); advanced students will study Elimination of Defense, Opening Theory and other advanced concepts. Our summer camps are fun, fast-paced and packed with information. Battle summer brain drain and procure the necessary tools to beat your dad at chess! Sign up today! Visit YELKids.com for more information.

Jul
19
Fri
Painter’s Studio @ Family Learning Center
Jul 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Grab your friends and join us in exploring using acrylic paints and fabric dyes. Try your hand at acrylic pouring and turn your design into a wall clock. We will also create a painting on a silk hoop with resist and fabric dyes.  You won’t want to miss this class!

Jul
27
Sat
Youth Stand-up Paddleboard @ Lake Minnewashta Regional Park
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Ages 8-14

Hit the lake with this new and exciting adventure paddling sport!  Born from Hawaiian surf culture, paddleboards can provide a fun method of exploring the lake.  This program is designed for beginner-level paddlers.  Instruction will start on land with brief water safety, balance tips, and paddling strokes, then head out on the water!  All necessary paddling equipment will be provided.  Participants should come prepared to get wet.  In partnership with Carver County Parks.

Youth Stand-up Paddleboard @ Lake Minnewashta Regional Park
Jul 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Ages 8-14

Hit the lake with this new and exciting adventure paddling sport!  Born from Hawaiian surf culture, paddleboards can provide a fun method of exploring the lake.  This program is designed for beginner-level paddlers.  Instruction will start on land with brief water safety, balance tips, and paddling strokes, then head out on the water!  All necessary paddling equipment will be provided.  Participants should come prepared to get wet.  In partnership with Carver County Parks.