2021 Summer Day Camp Palooza

Summer 2021 is approaching fast and with that comes summertime fun! We will be offering 20 different day camps this summer. Space is very limited and they do fill up fast, so starting May1 start signing up, don't wait! 
 

To sign up click HERE!

 
When you sign up for day camps, you will be required to pay with Credit card. There will be NO REFUNDS for day camps, unless the camp is cancelled. The camps must fill up in order to be held. You will be asked what grade you are in when you sign up, use the grade you just completed! For more questions, contact Jessica at jessh@iastate.edu or 641.682.5491. 
 
Camp Name: Outdoor Fun
Description:Do you love to be outside?  We are going to have a blast outside ALL day!!!  We will go to Pioneer Ridge and go fishing, talk about safe water, go for a creek stomp and play lots of fun games outside.
Location:Wapello County Extension Office
Date:June 8
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-6
Max Number:20
Cost:$30
 
Camp Name: Homes and Habitats
Description:A rabbit lives in a burrow, a fish lives in the water and you live in a house. Join us in taking a deeper look at what those homes look like, why they look that way and how they help the animals survive.
Location:Liberty Elementary School
Date:June 9
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-2
Max Number:12
Cost:$15
 
Camp Name: Space Explorers
Description:Campers we have a mission. We need to blast off and learn how to make rockets, learn about constellations, the solar system & other elements that are out of this world. Do you except the mission?
Location:Liberty Elementary School
Date:June 16
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:3-5
Max Number:16
Cost:$15
 
Camp Name: Pets Day Camp
Description:Do you love animals? Want to learn more about them? Want to see lots of cool pets people have?  This camp is for you!!  We will have a fun day of learning and being with all sorts of pets.
Location:Wapello County Extension Office
Date:June 17 
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-6
Max Number:20
Cost:$30
 
Camp Name: Push and Pull
Description:Why does a ball come down after you bounce it? Why does a car go down a hill so fast? Join us to learn about the forces of gravity & friction with fun hands on learning activities & playing with magnets.
Location:Liberty Elementary School
Date:June 23
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-2
Max Number:12
Cost:$15
 
Camp Name: Muck & Slime Safari
Description:Do you love ooey-gooey nature and science? Explore the wonders of sticky mud, messy nature, and slimy experiments! From the forest to the pond, we’ll have fun exploring and crafting chemistry concoctions!  We will be going to Pioneer Ridge for part of our day!!  WE WILL GET DIRTY!!
Location:Wapello County Extension Office
Date:June 24
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-6
Max Number:20
Cost:$30
 
Camp Name: Palette of Fun with Arts & Crafts
Description:At Palette of Fun we offer a fun-filled party atmosphere where your little artists can have a blast creating their own masterpieces. From painting to crafting and everything in between we will  foster a friendly and collaborative environment, providing everything your little artist will need to bring out their creative spirit.
Location:Wapello County Extension Office
Date:June 29
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-6
Max Number:20
Cost:$30
 
Camp Name: Diggin’ up Dinos 
Description:Come be a paleontologist for the day! Dig up dinosaur bones, uncover a dinosaur fossil, learn about volcanos, cast a dinosaur foot print and have a lot of other pre-historic fun!
Location:Liberty Elementary School
Date:June 30
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:3-5
Max Number:16
Cost:$15
 
Camp Name: Outdoor Fun Under the Stars
Description:We will spend an evening at the beautiful Pioneer Ridge for a night under the stars. We will learn fire safety, how to make a campfire, Dutch Oven cooking, dinner over the campfire, go on a night hike and learn about nocturnal animals, and look at the beautiful night stars.
Location:Pioneer Ridge Nature Center
Date:July 6
Time:3:00 PM-9:30 PM
Grades:K-6
Max Number:20
Cost:$30
 
Camp Name: Calling all Artists
Description:Learn different techniques to express yourself through the world of art. We will use clay, paint, nature & other media to dive into different areas of the art world.
Location:Liberty Elementary School
Date:July 7
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-2
Max Number:12
Cost:$15
 
Camp Name: Canoeing 101
Description:We will go out to Pioneer Ridge and work with Naturalist Faith to teach us all about canoeing…  we will learn at Pioneer Ridge then head to Lake Wapello for an afternoon of canoeing.
Location:Wapello County Extension Office
Date:July 8
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:2-6
Max Number:20
Cost:$30
 
Camp Name: Calling all Artists
Description:Learn different techniques to express yourself through the world of art. We will use clay, paint, nature & other media to dive into different areas of the art world.
Location:Liberty Elementary School
Date:July 14
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:3-5
Max Number:16
Cost:$15
 
Camp Name: Barnyard Palooza
Description:Do you want to live on a farm or learn more about farm life?  We will get to experience farm life at this day camp.  We will talk to farmers, visit a farm, and take some plants home to start our own garden.
Location:Wapello County Extension Office
Date:July 20
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-6
Max Number:20
Cost:$30
 
Camp Name: Slimy, Gooey and Gross
Description:Icky? Yes! Sticky? Yes! Gooey? Oh yeah!! During this camp we will make the messes that you are not allowed to make at home.
Location:Liberty Elementary School
Date:July 21
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-2
Max Number:12
Cost:$15
 
Camp Name: Magician’s Laboratory
Description:Did you know Magic can also be Science???  We will spend the day learning hands on experiments and learning a few magic tricks too. 
Location:Wapello County Extension Office
Date:July 27
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-6
Max Number:20
Cost:$30
 
Camp Name: Magical Magicians
Description:Abracadabra alakazam it’s all in the sleight of your hand! Learn a few magic tricks, cast a few spells. We will explore optical illusions, chemical reactions & learn about the cool science that is behind the scenes of magic.
Location:Liberty Elementary School
Date:July 28
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:3-5
Max Number:16
Cost:$15
 
Camp Name: Kids in the Kitchen
Description:Spend the day cooking with us! Share your favorite recipes and make several that will become your new favorite. Take home a recipe book for all of your new recipes.
Location:Wapello County Extension Office
Date:August 3
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-2
Max Number:20
Cost:$30
 
Camp Name: Kids in the Kitchen
Description:Spend the day cooking with us! Share your favorite recipes and make several that will become your new favorite. Take home a recipe book for all of your new recipes.
Location:Wapello County Extension Office
Date:August 5
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:3-6
Max Number:20
Cost:$30
 
Camp Name: Wild About Pollinators-Birds, Bugs, & Butterflies
Description:Have you heard the buzz? This day camp is going to celebrate some of our favorite friends… pollinators!  We will go out to Pioneer Ridge during our day and Faith will teach us lots about our pollinator friends!
Location:Wapello County Extension Office
Date:August 12
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-6
Max Number:20
Cost:$30
 
Camp Name: The Ultimate Survivor
Description:Our last day camp of the summer and you know what they say about saving the Best for Last? This is a fun day camp where we will have lots of challenges and fun and find out who will be the Ultimate Survivor??? 
Location:Wapello County Extension Office
Date:August 17
Time:9:00 AM-3:30 PM
Grades:K-6
Max Number:20
Cost:$30

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