La Junta Hands-On History Summer Camp 2024

  • Camp
Woodruff Memorial Library in La Junta: 522 Colorado Ave, La Junta, CO 81050, USA
Jun 10 2024
Jul 26 2024

Schedules

Colorado Time Machine (06/10/2024-06/14/2024) Registration closed

Summer Camp
$125.00
  • Sun 
  • Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat 

Description

CANCELLED

If you have any questions regarding the cancellation of this week, please contact the site coordinator.

 

Site Coordinator: Tamara Trujillo

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 303-653-7696

 

 

Camp Theme: Colorado Time Machine

Join us as we travel back in time to follow the bison and learn skills to maintain our homestead!  Experience the hands-on processes people in the past used to create everyday items. Campers will dive hands-first into history as they learn to make their own toys, create light without electricity, build homes without nails, and explore many other fun historical activities!

 

Campers will participate in the summer lunch program provided by their school district.

 

*NOTE: The total estimated tuition will not reflect all of your qualifying discounts until a staff member has reviewed your registration and sent out a final invoice through a separate email. Your payment is not due at the time of registration.



Registration period

Registration for this schedule starts on 04/26/2024 and ends on 06/05/2024

Restrictions

Participants must be 6 years to 12 years old when the program starts.

Full STEAM Ahead! (06/17/2024-06/21/2024) Registration closed

Summer Camp
$125.00
  • Sun 
  • Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat 

Description

Site Coordinator: Tamara Trujillo

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 303-653-7696

 

Camp Theme: Full STEAM Ahead!

From wagons to trains, telegraph to telephone, explore technology & engineering as it has evolved over the years!  Campers will “move” through history as they explore how people used Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math to survive and thrive throughout history!

 

Campers will participate in the summer lunch program provided by their school district.

 

*NOTE: The total estimated tuition will not reflect all of your qualifying discounts until a staff member has reviewed your registration and sent out a final invoice through a separate email. Your payment is not due at the time of registration.



Registration period

Registration for this schedule starts on 04/26/2024 and ends on 06/13/2024

Restrictions

Participants must be 6 years to 12 years old when the program starts.

Abuelita's Kitchen (06/24/2024-06/28/2024) Registration closed

Summer Camp
$125.00
  • Sun 
  • Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat 

Description

Site Coordinator: Tamara Trujillo

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 303-653-7696

 

Camp Theme: Abuelita’s Kitchen

Our abuelitas (grandmothers) are sharing their favorite recipes and we need your help to prepare them! Join us as we learn more about how local produce influences the foods our families prepare and let’s sample the traditional foods enjoyed in the Arkansas Valley.

 

Campers will participate in the summer lunch program provided by their school district.

 

*NOTE: The total estimated tuition will not reflect all of your qualifying discounts until a staff member has reviewed your registration and sent out a final invoice through a separate email. Your payment is not due at the time of registration.



Registration period

Registration for this schedule starts on 04/26/2024 and ends on 06/20/2024

Restrictions

Participants must be 6 years to 12 years old when the program starts.

Get Ready...Get Set...LeGO! (07/08/2024-07/12/2024) Registration closed

Summer Camp 7 spots left
$125.00
  • Sun 
  • Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat 

Description

Site Coordinator: Tamara Trujillo

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 303-653-7696

 

Camp Theme: Get Ready…Get Set… LeGO!

Hey architects and engineers! Get your hard hats on for some extreme Lego building! Learn the history behind one of the world’s most famous toys and participate in some fun lego building challenges. 

 

Campers will participate in the summer lunch program provided by their school district.

 

*NOTE: The total estimated tuition will not reflect all of your qualifying discounts until a staff member has reviewed your registration and sent out a final invoice through a separate email. Your payment is not due at the time of registration.



Registration period

Registration for this schedule starts on 04/26/2024 and ends on 07/04/2024

Restrictions

Participants must be 6 years to 12 years old when the program starts.

I <3 La Junta! (07/15/2024-07/19/2024) Registration closed

Summer Camp
$125.00
  • Sun 
  • Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat 

Description

Site Coordinator: Tamara Trujillo

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 303-653-7696

 

Camp Theme: I <3 La Junta! 

How much do you know about the city you live in? Come explore our history as we meet at the junction of the Santa Fe and Navajo trails to learn about the people and industries that helped build our community. 

 

Campers will participate in the summer lunch program provided by their school district.

 

*NOTE: The total estimated tuition will not reflect all of your qualifying discounts until a staff member has reviewed your registration and sent out a final invoice through a separate email. Your payment is not due at the time of registration.



Registration period

Registration for this schedule starts on 04/26/2024 and ends on 07/11/2024

Restrictions

Participants must be 6 years to 12 years old when the program starts.

Camp Carnival (07/22/2024-07/26/2024)

Summer Camp 4 spots left
$125.00
  • Sun 
  • Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat 

Description

Site Coordinator: Tamara Trujillo

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 303-653-7696

 

Camp Theme: Camp Carnival

The carnival is coming and YOU are the main attraction! Let's learn about the historical relevance of your favorite carnival activities while showcasing your creative ingenuity. Join our final week as campers create their own carnival stations and have the opportunity to showcase their talents for friends & family! 

 

Campers will participate in the summer lunch program provided by their school district.

 

*NOTE: The total estimated tuition will not reflect all of your qualifying discounts until a staff member has reviewed your registration and sent out a final invoice through a separate email. Your payment is not due at the time of registration.



Registration period

Registration for this schedule starts on 04/26/2024 and ends on 07/18/2024

Restrictions

Participants must be 6 years to 12 years old when the program starts.

In-person location

Woodruff Memorial Library in La Junta: 522 Colorado Ave, La Junta, CO 81050, USA

Description

Hands-On History Summer Camp offers 1st-6th grade students 6 weeks of safe, fun, and engaging adventures through time at the Woodruff Memorial Library in La Junta. 

Register today and receive automatic tuition assistance up to 70% off total tuition. 

Discounts Available

  • 40% off for families who qualify for free or reduced lunch
  • 20% off for Woodruff Memorial Library Card Holders

  • 20% off for staff/volunteers of History Colorado 

  • 10% off for early bird registration (ended 05/17/2024)

  • 10% off for Woodruff Memorial Library Friends

  • 10% off for enrolling multiple children 

  • 10% off for History Colorado Members

 

Contact Lisa Villanueva at 720-910-4199 or at [email protected] with any questions.