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Summertime is for Camp

Heritage Sandy Springs announces the brand new Heritage Kids Summer Day-Camp, to be held the weeks of June 8, June 22, and July 13 from 9:30 am – 3:30 pm. This STEAM-based summer camp is perfect for boys and girls ages 5-11 who are interested in nature, history and the arts.

Early drop off and late pick up options are available M-TH. Each session includes a daily snack, camp T-shirt, and a Friday pizza pool party! “My daughter loved exploring history through unique crafts, fun games, and yummy snacks, all led by enthusiastic and kind staff in a historical and natural setting. We are so happy to have this wonderful camp option in our community!” says local mom Aimee Bodenheimer.  

Eco Explorers campers will explore the agricultural history of Sandy Springs through outdoor activities, and hands-on gardening with special guests from the Sandy Springs Garden Club. Campers will get their hands dirty as they experience horticulture, learn about local ecosystems, discover how the PH of soil affects plant growth, make terrariums, craft bird- feeders, and more. Explore nature June 8-12.

Pioneers of the Past campers will learn all about various aspects of local and Georgia history through games, crafts, projects and performances. Learn how to write your name using the Cherokee alphabet, create red Georgia clay pinch pots, explore pioneer life by making your own hardtack and dipping your own candles, pan for gold like a prospector, and even build your own railroad! Discover the past   June 22-26.

Art Adventures campers will investigate local folk artists, practice plein air painting, make sculptures out of recycled materials, and create new works for art with chalk and tie-dye. Campers will also explore the performing arts through theatre, music, and dance. Create  July 13-17.

 Register at HeritageSandySprings.org - $300 per child per week. The camp will take place at Heritage Sandy Springs, 6110 Bluestone Rd. and Goldfish Swim School, 6335 Roswell Rd.