Camp Theme Descriptions
Thank you for your interest in Grand Adventure Leadership Camps!
Grand Adventure Leadership Camps would not be able to take place without the help of all our wonderful sponsors. There are still a lot of fun details being confirmed with these generous organizations and business, additional activities may be added to the camps. Please check back in for updates!
Lead staff members for each camp will be certified teachers who will design engaging learning activities that fit the themes of each week and facilitate hands-on, collaborative learning. Daily integration of WV Math, Science, Social Studies, and Language Arts Learning Standards will occur throughout multiple venues of hands-on learning activities. Leadership will play a large role in Grand Adventure Leadership Camps. Leadership skills will be implemented throughout the week that will give/that will engage campers in learning leadership skills through the integration of Covey’s 7 Habits for Happy Kids and related curriculum. Team building and career exploration will also be developed through the leadership activities.
During all camp weeks, campers will experience all that Grand Vue Park offers such as swimming, miniature golf, disc golf, nature trails, outdoor classrooms, aerial park, team building fitness course, and more!
Culinary Kids: Cooking Up Food, Fitness, and Fun: The focus on this camp is food, fitness, and fun! Grand Adventure Leadership Campers will learn preparation, presentation, kitchen etiquette, nutrition, and food safety all while making healthy foods. WVU Extension will provide quick snack and nutrition fun as part of the week’s programming. This week will also consist of different mediums of exercise that will have campers wiggling and wobbling to learning the mythological techniques of Yoga, team building obstacles courses, swimming, hiking, and indoor and outdoor games and sports.
Partnerships with Reynolds Memorial Hospital and WVU Extension Service will provide campers with opportunities to learn about nutrition, fitness, and overall healthy living. In addition to learning actively through activities such as cooking, biking, exercising, hiking, and swimming, participants will be exposed to many careers in the area of health and nutrition, as many guest speakers will be visiting the camp throughout the week. Also, a special field trip will extend the excitement of this week even further, check back for more details in the coming weeks!
Ages: 5 – 12 (Must have completed Kindergarten)
Time: 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Days: Monday – Friday
Before Care: 7:30 am – 9:30 am
After Care: 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Pick up/Drop Off Location: Pool Club Room
Camp Fees (Additional Children)
7 Weeks: $534.00 $453.90
4 Weeks: $320.40 $282.34
1 Week: $89.00
Daily: $4.00 per hour Additional Children $2.00 per hour
Unlimited Summer: $200 Additional Children $170.00
(“additional children” must reside in the same household)