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17-21 June: Alameda Treasure Hunt Camp

17-21 June: Walking field trips, map reading, treasure hunts, and community building around Alameda

  • 99 hr
  • From 645 US dollars
  • Lincoln Avenue

About the Class

Dates: June 17-21, 2024 Embark on a journey of discovery in our "Alameda Treasure Hunt Field Trip Camp," This camp offers an opportunity for kids to explore the rich history, culture, and natural beauty of Alameda through exciting walking field trips, scavenger hunts, and orienteering activities. Orienteering is an outdoor navigation activity which involves using a map and compass to navigate from point to point. We will assist kids to use maps and find their way to various treasures, marked on the map, as quickly as possible. It helps children practice following directions, understanding maps, and problem-solving, all while they're engaged in an exciting and physically active game. Camp Experience: • Outdoor Learning: This camp is all about exploring outdoors, with a strong focus on walking and physical activity. • Cultural Immersion: Daily excursions offer an immersive experience into the local history, culture, and natural wonders of Alameda. • Social Development: Campers will work in teams, fostering a sense of community, collaboration, and social skills. Daily Overview: Day 1: Historic Lower Park Street (Lunch included) • Morning: Begin with an introduction to orienteering and a team-building scavenger hunt on the way to Park Street. Day 2: Alameda's Victorian Homes & Gold Coast • Morning: Walk through neighborhoods with Victorian homes, sketching and photographing the unique architecture. Day 3: Beach Day • Morning: Scavenger hunt and learning about local marine life and ecosystems. Day 4: Upper Park Street Day 5: Jean Sweeney Park and Historic Webster Street (Lunch included) Details & Logistics: • Age Group: 5-10 years. • Drop Off: 8:45–9:00am | Pick Up: 4:00pm | Extended Hours: 8:30am–5:30pm. • Lunch: Bring a labeled water bottle, two hearty snacks, and a nut-free lunch. • Attire: Comfortable, movement-friendly clothing. The kids should be prepared for plenty of walking. Members - please use code "Member75" for a discount. • Note: No refunds on camp tuition within 45 days of the start of camp. Cancellation requests made 45 days+ from camp start incur a $50 cancellation fee, and 3% payment processing cost. • Use code “Siblings10” code.


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Cancellation Policy

Cancellations permitted 45 days before the camp starts with a $50 cancellation fee and 3% payment processing fee. No refunds on camp tuition within 45 days of the camp start.


Contact Details

  • The Village Kids’ Club, Lincoln Avenue, Alameda, CA, USA


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