Micah 6 Community Kid's Camp!

June 18 - August 8, 2019

This summer will mark the first summer we'll be hosting a kid's camp at Micah 6 Community. The camp will be held on Tuesday and Thursday of each week with the morning shift being for younger kids and the afternoons being for older students.

We've partnered with several organizations to provide our students with free transportation, two free meals each day, and all of the supplies they need for each day. 

Week 1 - Garden Week

Plants, Healthy food, Pollinators

Campers will help out in the Micah 6 Community gardens, plant seeds that will grow inside for the summer and plant them later in the summer!

Field Trip: Oakland Hills Community Garden for a bee demonstration

Week 2 - History Week

A visit from Mr. Pontiac, a trip through Pontiac History!

Campers will learn about the history of our city and learn about several important people in the Pontiac community.

 

Field Trip - Oakland County Historical Society, Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

Week 3 - Art!

Workshops with local artists, playing with Photography

Campers will explore creativity through several visual mediums including photography, painting, drawing, etc.

Field Trip: Detroit Institute of Arts

Week 4 - Animals!

Digging for fossils, spotting animals in our back yards, learning about eco-systems

Campers will create an archeological dig site and fossils! We'll do some bird watching and animal scavenger hunts in our neighborhood and beyond!

Field Trip - Detroit Zoo

Week 5 - Space

Space, rockets, and beyond!

Students will design and build rockets, learn about space and more!

Field Trip: Cranbrook Institute of Science Planetarium

Week 6 - Music Week

Instruments, Song Writing, Performing

Partnering with Accent Pontiac, our students will learn from peers about playing instruments and join them at a performance. Also that week, local musician Sean Preston will teach a song writing class

Field Trips - Kirk of the Hills Church, Pontiac Little Art Theatre

Week 7 - STEM Week

Gravity, physics and Fun!

Local STEM instructors will navigate our kids through a variety of fun and exciting problems to solve using math and science.

Field Trip - Michigan Science Center

Week 8 - Wrap Up Week

Parent's Day and Portfolios

Last week, Accent Pontiac visits the garden, Parents come to see all their children have done all summer. 

32 Newberry Street

Pontiac, Michigan 48341

Micah6Community@gmail.com

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