Summer Camp Weekly Themes 2015

Union Cross Moravian Church
Summer Camp 2015
Weekly Theme Overview

 Wk 1 – June 15-19–Summer Beach Party

This week we will be kickin’ off the summer in swimming style at Tanglewood and the YMCA.  We will also visit Kernersville lake to go fishing, make ice cream, beach themed activities, bikes, sprinklers, slip and slide water balloons, yeah… I think they will have a blast.

Wk – 2 – June 22 – 26–Mad Scientist week

Think Mentos geysers, erupting volcanoes and lava lamps.  As we continue on in our scientific discovery this week, we will explore at Sciworks and experience all the fun they have on site.  We will also, swim at the Y, grow our scientific minds at the library and play at the park.

Wk-3- June 29- July 3–NC Week

We will be celebrating NC!  We will head to Lexington to celebrate BBQ and the ol’ fashion candy store. We be heading to the Y to swim and checking out Krispy Kreme, drinking cheer wine and heading to the Civil Rights Museum.

On the 3rd of July we will be having our “4th” of July celebration – and nothing says America like a good hot grill filled with hot dogs make your own Sundays for desert ( we will do this at 3pm snack).  We will also be making our own fireworks on our very own splatter paint banner.

Wk- 4 – July 6-10–All Gods Creatures – Great and Small

This week we will be celebrating all of Gods fine fuzzy and not so fuzzy friends!  We will also be visiting the Piedmont Environmental center to hike in the beautiful hardwood and pine forests and lakeside habitats. We will be going to Lazy 5 ranch they sure have tons of creatures great and small! We also will be heading to the Y. This week all caged pets are welcome.  NO Dogs or Cats please. 

Wk – 5 – July 13-17– Spy Week

Calling all Spy Kids… looking for clues…checking every corner to solve a mystery? Good Guys..bad guys… double crossers??  Where is the gold hidden? Who stole it? Is it buried outside?  We must find the clue to our mystery. Where did all the gold go?

We will be having serious fun all week in our clock and dagger adventures.  We will scavenger hunt at Triad park, lazer tag and swim at the Y. We will also head over to Kersey Valley to do some gem mining…. Is that where the gold went?  Did some miner steal it and hide it.  All these questions and so many more this week is sure to be a blast. 

 Wk – 6 July 20-24–Boys and Girls week.

This week we celebrate the boys – those fun, rough and tumble boys… fishing, swimming, putt-putt, archery….they will have all kinds of fun without those girls

And our ladies…our sweet and sassy calm and classy – back by popular demand….Tea.. Yup the tea party, swimming and Tumblebees for the ladies. Don’t forget the runway, the dress up.. oh, yes. The dress up fashion show.  If you would like to bring in dress up clothes to share please feel free to do so.

Wk – 7 – July 27-31– Survivor Week

We will be learning various ways to build a campfire (with an real one at some point in the week) s’more making is on tap.  We will be exploring how to get water out of our plants to survive. We will be learning so many cool things this week.  We will be heading out to bur mill pool, exploring their nature center, hike some trails along the lake and swim in the pool.  We will be heading to the Y and also out to Jump n Fun

Wk – 8 – August 3-7–Water World

This week would like everyone to bring in any squirt toys they would like to share.  We will be having water Balloons fun, kiddie pools, sprinklers, and swimming.  We will be heading out to Tanglewood to lounge in the lazy river,  Hagen stone park to swim again and the Y.  We are going to be in the water all week.

Wk – 9- August 10-14–UCMC Olympics

Capture the flag, Tug of War, Potato Sack races, Ice skating w/paper plates.  Not your normal Olympics but, summer Olympic fun UCMC style.  We will be playing at an indoor soccer Field,  swimming at the y and go rock climbing at Tumblebees.  All our “contests” are kid friendly and will be great fun!

Wk – 10 – August 17-21–American Idol week

Calling all stars… this week our last of the summer will be all about our “UCMC Stars”,. Lights, camera, action!  Singing, acting, magic, plays we expect to see it all.  Who knows how many hidden talents our “judges” uncover. (those that don’t want to be on stage).  This will be the most spectacular fun!  We will be heading over to the John Coltrane Highpoint museum, swimming at the Y and to the theater.   Everyone will be a star this week without exception. :lol: