Imagine a summer filled with making friends, having fun and learning new skills in a safe and positive environment! Join us for one week or the entire summer!
Who: Two Age appropriate camps (Little Safari ages 3-5 & Big Safari ages 6-11)
When: Weekly camps beginning June 1, 2015
Camp Hours: 7:30am-5:45pm
Cost: All inclusive weekly fee of $180 (sibling discount available)
Sayre’s unique downtown location makes field trips to attractions rich in history and arts an integral part of the program. The themes and activities vary from week to week, and there is no repetition of the material covered. Summer Safari is a state-licensed program that may be enjoyed for one week or any number of weeks.
Summer Safari is filled on a first-come, first-served basis. The $180 fee for the week includes lunch, snack, and all field trip costs. Siblings discount of $165 for each additional child. There is a non-refundable registration fee of $75 per child.
Let us know who referred you on the registration form, and we will send them a discount coupon toward their Summer Safari fee.
Weekly Themes (Subject to Change), Summer 2015
A Walk on the Wild Side, June 1 - 5
Lions, tigers, and bears, oh my! Our campers will learn how to understand the language of their pets through demonstrations from the Lexington Humane Society and interacting with wild animals on a trip to Salato Wildlife Park. We will also be visited by an exotic petting zoo and get our own taste of the wild!
Saddle Up!, June 8 - 12
Giddy up! Put on your cowboy hats, boots, and grab your saddles for a week of horsin’ around. Our little equestrians will learn about horses and the wild west. We will have our very own pony rides and a visit from a farrier. We can bet on our very own horse as we “Run for the Roses” in the Front Circle Downs. This week will be a SUPERFECTA of fun for all!
Up, Up, and Away!, June 15 - 19
From hummingbirds to jumbo jets, this week of camp we will take a closer look at how things fly. Travel through time and learn about aviation pioneers to astronauts. We will examine how birds and insects fly and invent our own rockets, paper airplanes, kites and more. This week will sure “fly” by as we explore the wonders of flight.
Under the Sea, June 22 - 26
Let’s get wet! Splash into a wet week while we explore and play in water. We will learn what lives in the sea and pretend to relax on the beach. Campers will get wet while playing water games, making messages in a bottle and slip sliding down a water slide. Get ready to soak up some fun, friendship, and soggy memories!
Sayre’s Star Spangled Birthday, June 29 - July 3
Hooray for the USA! This week we will be celebrating the birth of our country! Our campers will learn about the founding fathers, make special 4th of July crafts and participate in a parade and dance party in the front circle, complete with photo booth fun! This week is sure to rock!
Around the World in 5 Days, July 6 - 10
Who doesn’t dream of traveling to Europe and other faraway places in the summer? Summer Safari will make this dream a reality for all campers without anyone ever leaving camp. Hop into our hot air balloons and grab your passports as we travel around the world, sample yummy foreign foods, and visit a local restaurant that specializes in authentic Mexican cuisine.
Wish Upon a Star, July 13 - 17
Once upon a time in downtown Lexington, there was a magical camp….Come join us as we find Cinderella’s lost shoe, Jack’s magic beans, and the way to Hansel and Gretel’s house. As we explore the different fairy tales we will dress up as our favorite characters while we perform our own play. We are sure to have fun on the magical journey of fairytales!
How It’s Made, July 20 - 24
Has your child ever asked you, “How is that made?” Well, Summer Safari is here to help with the answer! Our curious campers will get a head full of knowledge this week! We will be learning about everything from how cars are made to what steps go into mining out Louisville’s Megacaverns! We will be sure to “MAKE” this week very memorable!
Creepy Crawly Things, July 27 - 31
Is your child curious about the world around them? Do they like to play with dirt, insects, and in puddles? Come join us for a week of wonder while we explore the hidden world around us. We will deepen our knowledge of the plants and insects that live under the bark of a tree, under rocks, and under our feet in the soil. Join us for a week of adventure waiting just outside our door!