Virtual Camps

 
Camps may look different for Summer 2020, but we are still committed to bringing great summer experiences to Fairbanks families! 

Would you like to be the first to learn about our camps as they are announced? Email us at summer@alaska.edu to get on our camp announcment mailing list.

 

 

 

campJune Cooking Camps

Cost:  $145

Baking Blitz

Dates:  June 8-29
Grades:  4-6
Delivery Method: This camp will take place via Zoom video conferencing every Monday at 4 PM. Campers will share their progress weekly. 

Bake it Nice

Dates:  June 8-29
Grades:  9-12
Delivery Method: This camp will take place via Zoom video conferencing every Monday at 5 PM. Campers will share their progress weekly. 

Rising Chef

Dates:  June 9-30
Grades:  2-4
Delivery Method: This camp will take place via Zoom video conferencing every Tuesday at 5 PM. Campers will share their progress weekly. 

An introduction to fun baking recipes and baking fundamentals. Learn how to read recipes, measure ingredients, and bake your way to making some delicious treats!

Each camper will recieve a canvas bag with
- Bandana
- Apron
- Wooden spoon
- Whisk
- Measuring scoops
- 2-cup liquid measuring cup

 For young chefs who already have some cooking experience, take the next step with your baking skills and make a variety of baked goods from scratch

Each camper will recieve a canvas bag with
- Bandana
- Apron
- Wooden spoon
- Whisk
- Measuring scoops
- 2-cup liquid measuring cup

Let's get started cooking! Students will begin their kitchen journey by working with flavorful recipes to create amazing meals!

Each camper will recieve a canvas bag with
- Bandana
- Apron
- Wooden spoon
- Whisk
- Measuring scoops
- 2-cup liquid measuring cup

 

 

campArchaeology Camp

Dates:  June 1-29  **THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL**

Grades:  4-8

Cost:  $50.00

Delivery Method: This camp will take place via Zoom video conferencing every Monday at 2PM. Campers will share their progress weekly. 

Learn how archaeologists answer questions about the past from artifacts, features, and animal bones. Pre-recorded videos will be presented online to teach the fundamentals of archaeology and show what it takes to be a real-life archaeologist.

Campers will complete activities related to a weekly video and join a professional archaeologist for a group discussion online five times during the month of June.

Campers will recieve kits with the following items:
- Rite in the Rain notebook and writing/drawing utensils
- Junior Archaeologist Badges
- Craft and activity supplies 

 

 

 

campButterfly Youth Yoga

Dates:  June 9, 16, and 23

Age:  4-7

 Cost:  $55.00

Delivery Method:  This camp will take place via Zoom video conferencing from 2:15 PM to 3:30 PM. Supplemental videos will also be provided. 

This camp is offered by the staff at Golden Heart Performing Arts

Open your heart and spread your wings! This traditional vinyasa yoga class is done with a beautiful and brightly colored set of wings.

-  Students will receive a kit with their own butterfly wings, a National Geographic children’s butterfly book, a headband & pipecleaners to make their own antennae, plus a small butterfly card to color and share with a special person.
-  All 3 sessions will include science based stories and movement arts where the body is the primary medium.
-  Ample amounts of space and a good wireless connection are required.

 

 

campJr. Gardening Camp

Dates:  May 14- June 18

Grades:  1-8

Cost:  $110.00

Delivery Method: This camp will take place via Zoom video conferencing every Thursday at 10 AM. Campers will share their progress weekly. 

 Learn how to garden with our new Virtual Junior Gardener Camp. Learn the many ways we can care for our plants from seed to harvest.

Our "camp" meetings will include lessons on planting seeds and growing plants at home, understanding how plants grow, making garden crafts, and making garden snacks.

With online lessons and zoom visits weekly, we will learn how to get plants to grow and enjoy the wonders of being a gardener.

Campers will recieve a special garden kit including:
- Soil
- Seeds
- Planting Trays
- Labels
-  Watering Supplies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Past Camps

 

 

 campSNOW MOUNTAIN KID CAMP

Dates:  April 16-26

Age:  4-7

Cost:  $50.00

Delivery Method: This camp is delivered primarily through a program called Training Peaks. Campers will explore 5 Fairbanks area trails in a scavenger-hunt style adventure!

We will be using skis to explore five snowy mountain areas in the city of Fairbanks! While being out in the fresh air and keeping social distance, we will learn useful skills that will sharpen our senses, solve fun puzzles getiting clues for each following day, gain useful knowledge about our own town and some of its citizens, do fun exercises in the fresh air with our family, and maybe even find a treasure at the end of it…The camp will be facilitated through an online portal called Training Peaks, so we can follow your progress in your quest to become the Snow Mountain Kid!