2007-05-17 / News

Sign up for Save The Bay camp

The Jamestown Education Foundation is pleased to announce the return to Jamestown of Save the Bay's acclaimed marine education summer program. Some changes have been made to improve the camp and ensure that repeat campers have an interesting and exciting experience. This year the camp will run for two full weeks, the first being July 16 to 20 and the second will be August 13 to 17. Each week will have a morning session for Jamestown students entering grades 1 to 4 and an afternoon session for students entering grades 5 to 9.

New this year will be a day on one of Save The Bay's education vessels, where campers will have a hands-on opportunity to explore the habitats of Narragansett Bay. Other days will include explorations of the rocky shores, sandy beaches and salt marshes. Camp sessions are limited to 25 students. Registration is now open through the recreation department and sign up forms are also available on-line at www.Jamestownri.com. Tuition is $60 per weekly session. Scholarships are available; please do not hesitate to inquire. For more information, call Mary Keen at 423-1225.

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