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Behind the Mask 1 & 2

Behind the Mask 1 & 2 will be combined and held June 8-12. The camp will be held virtually starting at 9:00 am with a daily interactive meeting, pre-recorded instructions on the day’s project, online references, and time to check in with the teacher. All supplies and a t-shirt will be distributed prior to camp. There […]

$70

A Stitch in Time

Campers will meet virtually every day from 9:00 am-12:00 pm. Campers will receive a packet of all supplies and a t-shirt and have multiple opportunities to interact with the camp teacher as a group and individually for guidance on projects. The week will culminate with an online quilt show. In this camp, we will explore […]

$70

The Prairie is ALIVE!

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

(Originally scheduled for the first week in June, The Prairie is ALIVE! is postponed until August 3-5.) Campers will explore the prairie and find living things all over! Using stories, guidebooks, hikes, science experiments, and daily observations, we will discover there is much more than meets the eye living in our local prairies. Most of […]

$52.50

Little Houses on the Prairie | Uncle Carl’s Camp

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

We will explore different types of homes from pioneer days. Come find out who built these homes, what they were made of, where they were built, what they did inside the houses, and why they did things that way! We’ll be inside and outside, so come prepared for both. May 31-June 3, 9:00-11:30 each day […]

$70.00

Unraveling History’s Mysteries | Uncle Carl’s Camp

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

Get ready to dig deep in local archives, interview historians, and do detective work. Campers will investigate the rich history of Kauffman Museum, Bethel College and the local community. Come study artifacts, explore hidden stairways and mummify a piece of fruit. Are you ready for an adventure?! June 6-10, 9:00-11:30 each day | Age 9 to 12 (completed grade […]

$70.00

Exploring Printmaking 1 | Uncle Carl’s Camp

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

Campers will explore a variety of simple printmaking techniques. Drawing from observation, students will use nature as the subject of their works. Exploring Printmaking 1 will introduce young artists to many forms of printing from the museum’s collection of paper and fabric artifacts. June 13-17, 9:00-11:00 each day | Age 6 to 8 (completed grade k-2) Application deadline: June […]

$70.00

Exploring Printmaking 2 | Uncle Carl’s Camp

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

Campers will explore printmaking through the work of Kansas printmakers. Drawing from observation, students will use nature as the subject of their works. Exploring Printmaking 2 will give campers a unique inside glimpse into how an artist turns inspiration into art. Come discover a variety of processes for creating artwork on paper and fabric. June 20-24, 9:00-11:30 each day | […]

$70.00

Life on the Prairie | Uncle Carl’s Camps

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

There are more life on the prairie than you’d ever imagine!  It has been home to many plants, animals and people for a very long time. We will investigate many different organisms that live on the prairie–big and small–and imagine how the prairie might be different (or the same?) if we had lived hundreds of years ago.  Come ready to spend […]

$70.00

Pedal Power | Uncle Carl’s Camp

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

If you like to bike, this camp is for you! Campers will build endurance and learn bicycle safety, history of biking through Kauffman Museum’s collection, bicycle maintenance and repair and riding rules and etiquette. Campers must already know how to ride a bike and be ready to expand their skills and confidence. Each day campers will bike longer distances, ending in a […]

$75.00

Uncle Carl’s Camp – PLAY THE DAY AWAY

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

June 5-9, 9:00-11:30 each day | Age 9 to 12 (completed grade 3-6) IN-PERSON Come and play with us at games camp. We will entertain ourselves with modern and old, American and international, and inside and outside games. Be prepared to win, lose, or draw and have fun doing it.   Application deadline: June 2 Maximum […]