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  • Junior Afterschool Farmers (Grades 1 - 4)

    Junior Afterschool FarmersGrades 1 - 4Join in the Springtime excitement of new life on the farm! Students will help prepare the gardens, care for the farm animals, and cook with farm produce in the education center. They will also explore the farm through wagon rides, games and more! New activities are planned each session. Classes are taught by the farm educators of Gale Woods Farm, a program of Three Rivers Park District. Bus transportation (Bus No.10) will transport students who attend Shirley Hills after school directly to Gale Woods Farm - please indicate at registration if  you want your child to ride the bus from Shirley Hills to the farm. Hilltop students have the option of riding transfer Bus No. 5 to Shirley Hills and then take bus No. 10 to Gale Woods Farm. Parents, please note District transportation is provided to the farm only if your child registers through Westonka Community Education, and parents are asked to pick their child up by 6 pm, at the end of each day's session. Registrations are required by March 1.**Please note: this is a program that has a limit for registrations, and fills up fast!**Thursdays, March 7 - April 11 (no class March 28)4 - 6 pm#2012-A19W$65
  • Overnight Camp at Voyageur Environmental Center (Ages 7 - 14)

    Overnight Camp at Voyageur Environmental CenterAges 7 - 14Want a fun, Summer overnight camp experience not far from home? This one will be filled with fun outdoor learning activities such as archery, canoeing, outdoor living skills, fishing, GPS/orienteering, volleyball, swimming, arts and crafts, team building, hiking, and more! This unique opportunity will take place at Voyageur camp, a year-round environmental education center located in Mound. Campers will stay in gender and age specific, newly-built cabins. For questions or more information regarding this camp, please contact Voyageur Environmental Center at 952.472.4581, located at 7000 County Road 15. The fee includes all meals, snacks, overnight costs, and all activities. Prior to the camp dates, you will receive a confirmation letter with details on what your child should bring to camp.Monday - Friday, August 12 - 16Check in is at 9 am Monday, August 12. Check out at 4 pm on Friday, August 16Cost is $345 for the week - includes all meals, snacks, lodging and activities #4001-A19S 7-9 year old girl #4001-B19S 7-9 year old boy #4001-C19S 10-11 year old girl #4001-D19S 10-11 year old boy #4001-E19S 12-14 year old girl #4001-F19S 12-14 year old boy