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MEA Detective Camps

October 18 @ 8:00 am - October 19 @ 4:00 pm

Gibbs Farm MEA Detective Camps

1 or 2 Day Camp Options

Campers ages 6-10

$49 for 1 day

$80 for both days

Register online here! Make sure to select the “Both” option if your child is attending Thursday and Friday’s camp.

Nature Detectives: Thursday, 18th of October 8am-4pm

Calling all outdoor adventurers! Campers will be nature detectives as we explore the outdoors. We will search for clues to tell us what creatures are living in the restored Gibbs prairie, eavesdrop on birds, inspect different kinds of leaves, and examine woolie bear caterpillars to investigate if they really can predict the weather.  Campers will make works of art out of natural materials and be introduced to the Gibbs Farm animals!

History Detectives: Friday, 18th of October 8am-4pm

The mystery of history! Campers will be history sleuths as we explore the methods historians use to understand the past. Archaeology and primary source activities will reveal how some of this information can be uncovered. We will inspect the historic Gibbs Farmhouse and the one-room schoolhouse to make observations on how they might have been used. Of course, campers will get to say ‘hi’ to our friendly farm animals too!

Questions? Please email Janie@rchs.com.

Details

Start:
October 18 @ 8:00 am
End:
October 19 @ 4:00 pm
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Organizer

Gibbs Farm
Phone:
651-646-8629
Website:
www.rchs.com/gibbs-farm

Venue

Gibbs Farm
2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Phone:
651-646-8629