DPT SPONSORS SUMMER CAMP!

SUMMER CAMP IS COMING TO THE DONALDSON-BANNISTER HOUSE & GARDENS!

We are so excited to announce that for the first time DPT will offer 4 weeks of Summer Camp at the Donaldson-Bannister House & Gardens.  “CAMP FLASHBACK. . . Step Back in Time” will offer a glimpse into life in the 19th Century.  Open to rising 2nd through 5th graders, this will be a great opportunity to give your kids a chance to see what it was like to be a kid in the 19th century, with real hands-on experiences (i.e., life at home on the farm, transportation, games, make paper and more).

Dates for CAMP FLASHBACK:  June 18 – 22; June 25 – 29; July 9 – 13; July 16 – 20.

For more details and prices, please click here:  the CAMP FLASHBACK page .

 Camp Flashback Registration

Camp Flashback will give 21st Century children a “taste” of life from the 19th Century, with activities such as:

  • Hand-cranking ice cream
  • Making hand-dipped candles
  • Creating and playing board games
  • Woodworking
  • Gardening
  • Making paper and quill pens
  • Feeding animals on the farm

Camp themes your children will enjoy at Camp Flashback:

Weeks 1 & 3 (June 18- 22; July 9 – 13)

Family Life & Transportation will include activities such as creating paper and quill pen, sewing, quilting, weaving, exploring period bikes, railroad, wagons, and horses.

Weeks 2 & 4 (June 25- 29; July 16 – 20)

School Days, Games & Music will include activities such as calligraphy, learning about and using chalk and slate, making and playing 19th century games, singing and playing musical instruments.