Mon, Jun 10 | Hope Unitarian Church

The Borrowers Summer Camp on Hope Hill

In The Borrowers Summer Camp, we will explore the world of the little people through the eyes of the naturalist.
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The Borrowers Summer Camp on Hope Hill

Time & Location

Jun 10, 2019, 9:00 AM – Jun 14, 2019, 3:00 PM
Hope Unitarian Church, 8432 S Sheridan Rd, Tulsa, OK 74133, USA

About The Event

Programming 9 a.m.-3 p.m. After Care, 3-5 p.m. available for $30.

Tuition: $200

For Hope and All Souls Members $150

Capacity: 25 Campers

Ages K-5th.

CIT's (6th-9th Grade) $100 with mandatory training

Teen Counselors (10th-12th Grade) and Adult Volunteers are Free with mandatory training. Call to apply. (918) 481-0999

Tiny worlds are all around us just waiting to be explored! Inspired by the novels of Mary Norton and current films about “The Borrowers,” we will explore the world of the little people through the eyes of the naturalist. In the mornings, we will trek through the forest searching for “Borrower” signs and other animal creatures that live in the woods while simultaneously learning about the local flora and fauna. We will build borrower sized nature shelters and press wild plants along the way. In the afternoon, we will hear stories from many cultures about the borrowers that live around us then come up with our own comic books about the little people we think may live on Hope Hill. The camp will end with a celebration honoring the little people by sharing our comics and having a Borrower forest party. Children will come away with local naturalist knowledge of plants and animals, new art skills and nature awareness skills that will inspire them to keep exploring the woods for a lifetime.

Activities Include:

Wild plant I.D. and basic tracking skills

Plant presses

Nature shelters and Borrower huts

Sun catchers

Medicinal herb pouches

Folktale sharing

Comic crafting

Games and play outside

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