Home School Day 2019!

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Don Lee Center is welcoming Home School families to participate in Home School Day. Come join us in a variety of hands-on educational activities for age groups 6-9, 10-13, and 14 & up.

During the morning students will participate in two of our educational classes. After lunch the grounds will be open for families to experience our camp activities such as canoeing, archery, sailing, animal encounters and arts & crafts. Afternoon activities will wrap up at 3:30 pm. See below for complete details.

We are looking forward to seeing you soon on this fun filled day!

 


Date:
Thursday, February 28th, 2019
Time: 10:00 am – 3:30 pm, Check-In begins at 9:00 am
Price: $4.00 per student ages 6 & up + $8.50 per person ages 6 & up for a Don Lee Lunch (lunch optional)

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Interested in a Don Lee Lunch during your visit?
Only $8.50 per person ages 6 and up!

For more information contact Katie at katie@donleecenter.org

COMPLETE DETAILS FOR:
Home School Day at Don Lee Camp and Retreat Center
Date: Thursday, February 28th, 2019
Time: 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Price: $4.00 per student ages 6 & up + $8.50 per person ages 6 & up for a Don Lee Lunch (lunch optional)

Don Lee Center is welcoming Home School families to join us during our Home School Day!
Registration is required. Check in will begin at 9:00 am at the Fellowship Hall. Arrive no later than 9:45 am.

From 10:00 am - 12:30 pm students will participate in a variety of hands-on educational activities for all age groups, so bring the whole family! Students will be divided into separate groups depending on their age.

Age groups are 6-9, 10-13, and 14 & up. The activities each age group will participate in are listed below.

Ages 6-9:
Coastal Birds: Use binoculars to experience the variety of bird life while also learning about special adaptations of birds along the river, near the creek and in the forest

Creeping Crawlers: Discover the diversity of insects and arachnids using nets and creature catchers

Ages 10-13:
Fantastic Fish: Learn about the biological and ecological adaptations of fish as well the anatomy through dissection.

Settlers: Go back in time to the early 1700s to experience life as a coastal NC settler

Ages 14 & up:
Plankton: Use microscopes and plankton collection tows to learn the vital role of plankton in aquatic systems

Maps and Charts: Learn compass skills and map reading techniques, as well as participating in an on-site orienteering course while developing navigational skills

From 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm we will have a lunch break. Feel free to bring your own picnic lunch or join us for a Don Lee lunch. A Don Lee lunch is $8.50 per person with children under 5 eating for free. Lunch is served family style and includes a full salad bar, a meat, 2 vegetables, bread, dessert, and drinks.

In the afternoon the grounds will be open for families to experience our camp activities such as canoeing, archery, sailing, animal encounters, and arts and crafts. Afternoon activities will wrap up at 3:30 pm.

What to bring: We will be outside for most of the day so please dress appropriately for the weather. Close-toed shoes are encouraged. Bring a water bottle, sunscreen, sunglasses, snacks, and lunch if you choose to bring your own.

Our camp store will be open from 1:30-3:30. We have snacks, drinks, and a variety of clothing items and souvenirs. Cash and credit card accepted.

To register for this event please click on the link below. Registration is required.

https://www.ultracamp.com/clientlogin.aspx?idCamp=623&campcode=dlc&lang=en-Us

Payment is due upon registering. Registration closes on February 22, 2019 at 9:00 pm.

Registration Instructions:
Sign in with an existing Don Lee account or Create an Account.

Account Type = Individual/Family – If you are registering as a larger group please email or call us.

Enter information for the primary adult contact. Scroll down to Login Information and Create a Password. Click Create Account.

Next click Add a Person to My Account. Start with all additional adults attending. Once information is entered click Save Person. Now add all children attending ages 2-18. When finished click Save Person.

Next Make a Family/Small Group Reservation.

Select Session – School Groups – Chaperone – Select either Lunch Included or No Meal. For Students – Please select Lunch Included or No Meal for the appropriate age group for all children attending. Pay close attention to the age ranges as prices vary. Click Next.

Please read directions carefully for the following steps. When you arrive to My Cart please review your reservation carefully. At times orders are duplicated. Proceed to Check Out, enter your information, and Process Order.

Cancellation Policy: If you are no longer able to attend please contact Katie (contact information below) by February 26, 2019. If the Don Lee Center needs to cancel this event due to weather you will receive an email 24 hours prior to the event.

If you have any questions please contact Katie by email at katie@donleecenter.org. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you on February 28th!

Are you interested in participating in a full day of hands-on, educational classes and activities at the Don Lee Center? Find out more information about field trips by visiting our School Programs page.  https://donleecenter.org/school-programs/