Summer Vacation Camp: Patriotic Week

WHEN: Monday, July 02, 2012 to Friday, July 06, 2012 at 9:00AM - 3:00PM
WHERE: Blithewold Mansion

Patriotic Week (July 2-6)
Note: There is no class on Wednesday, July 4th. 

This week is all about the 4th of July! Campers will learn about the History of Bristol (the birthplace of the 4th of July Parade!), while enjoying activities such as patriotic arts and crafts, victory garden fun, apple pie-making, making a Lincoln log cabin, historical re-enactments & skits, a tour of the Mansion, Native American stories & art, and a camp parade.

This week will end with a Family Fun Friday performance - TBA


*We prefer that you register for camp online.  If you experience difficulty or have questions or concerns, please call our registrar at 401-253-2707 x 21.

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