A Typical Day at SK-PreK

Our day at SK-PreK begins as it does at Summerkids: 

Our day at SK-PreK begins as it does at Summerkids: 

Just like at Summerkids, campers get a choice of activities.

Just like at Summerkids, campers get a choice of activities.

cooking in the camp kitchen, using healthy and fresh ingredients,

cooking in the camp kitchen, using healthy and fresh ingredients,

and sample some of its bounty. 

and sample some of its bounty. 

and many, many crafts to be made

and many, many crafts to be made

Archery is a perennial favorite,

Archery is a perennial favorite,

The SK-PreKers always manage to have fun!

The SK-PreKers always manage to have fun!

Several of them were campers themselves, and all of them

Several of them were campers themselves, and all of them

and then it's time...

and then it's time...

SK-PreK has its own dedicated area of our secure camp site. 

SK-PreK has its own dedicated area of our secure camp site. 

The outdoor area provides ample opportunities to enjoy our setting

The outdoor area provides ample opportunities to enjoy our setting

That might be in the exploration box,

That might be in the exploration box,

at the SK-PreK fort,

at the SK-PreK fort,

On most days after nap, we have swim lessons for the PreKers.

On most days after nap, we have swim lessons for the PreKers.

It's lots of fun, too!

It's lots of fun, too!

It's a camp tradition we call "Sibling Lunch"

It's a camp tradition we call "Sibling Lunch"

The SK-PreKers also participate in a few special "dress-up" days

The SK-PreKers also participate in a few special "dress-up" days

An SK-PreKer might climb a monster tire,

An SK-PreKer might climb a monster tire,

blow some bubbles,

blow some bubbles,

But most important,

But most important,

with "Campfire"--a chance to come together, sing, play games, 

with "Campfire"--a chance to come together, sing, play games, 

For the two morning periods, campers select from 2-3 choices. 

For the two morning periods, campers select from 2-3 choices. 

or a sport (with age appropriate rules and an SK-PreK twist).

or a sport (with age appropriate rules and an SK-PreK twist).

There are eggs to gather from our chickens,

There are eggs to gather from our chickens,

 and enjoyed!!

 and enjoyed!!

as are hiking on our property's many trails 

as are hiking on our property's many trails 

The program is overseen by a dedicated group

The program is overseen by a dedicated group

are skilled at working with 3- and 4-year olds. (Trust us. They are amazing!)

are skilled at working with 3- and 4-year olds. (Trust us. They are amazing!)

for more activities...

for more activities...

Four air-conditioned cabins (Blue, Red, Orange and Green) are our home base

Four air-conditioned cabins (Blue, Red, Orange and Green) are our home base

and notice and learn about all of the natural beauty around us as well.

and notice and learn about all of the natural beauty around us as well.

in the "messy play" area,

in the "messy play" area,

the musical fence,

the musical fence,

They are divided into three groups: Guppies, Frogs and Sharks.

They are divided into three groups: Guppies, Frogs and Sharks.

On Fridays, the SK-PreKers gather with their

On Fridays, the SK-PreKers gather with their

and it's a chance for older and younger campers

and it's a chance for older and younger campers

that are sprinkled throughout the summer. (Counselors do too!)

that are sprinkled throughout the summer. (Counselors do too!)

build a sand volcano,

build a sand volcano,

make some serious tie-dye,

make some serious tie-dye,

we know that your PreKer

we know that your PreKer

and most of all, an opportunity for all of us to get a little goofy.                                          

and most of all, an opportunity for all of us to get a little goofy.                                          

The choices might include a game on the field, always fun...

The choices might include a game on the field, always fun...

SK-PreKers might take care of the camp garden, a favorite destination,

SK-PreKers might take care of the camp garden, a favorite destination,

construction projects to undertake,

construction projects to undertake,

Traditional camp activities are a big hit, too. 

Traditional camp activities are a big hit, too. 

and building forts in the Nature Center.

and building forts in the Nature Center.

of counselors who are all both mature and zany. 

of counselors who are all both mature and zany. 

Between 1st and 2nd periods, we stop for snack and more songs,

Between 1st and 2nd periods, we stop for snack and more songs,

and more fun!!!

and more fun!!!

where campers do activities and nap or rest after lunch.

where campers do activities and nap or rest after lunch.

Everywhere they go, though, the PreKers find time and opportunities to play.

Everywhere they go, though, the PreKers find time and opportunities to play.

in the "Pre-Konstruction zone"

in the "Pre-Konstruction zone"

or in the mud box!

or in the mud box!

Our goal is for campers to be water safe and learn to love swimming.

Our goal is for campers to be water safe and learn to love swimming.

older siblings and friends for lunch. 

older siblings and friends for lunch. 

to get together and catch up on the week's fun!

to get together and catch up on the week's fun!

Because we vary our activities, each day is filled with wonder and excitement.

Because we vary our activities, each day is filled with wonder and excitement.

become a chef,

become a chef,

or discover a hidden treasure.

or discover a hidden treasure.

will have fun at camp!

will have fun at camp!