A free program that encourages reading and physical outdoor activity during the summer months. ‘Find Your Story’ helps you explore a variety of stories and introduces you to folk tales, mythology, and fantasy.
Follow clues to find fifteen wooden marker posts with themed etchings attached that have been hidden in Adams County parks and trails. When you find a post, use a crayon or pencil to rub the etching on the rubbing sheet. It proves you found it and is your key to winning some great prizes!
Get the official guide, including the rubbings sheet, at Adams County libraries and at goadams.org
May 30-August 9th
For additional information visit goadams.org and GO Adams! on Facebook
Adams County Library System
140 Baltimore Street
KAYAKING- Ages 10-17 $15
July 11,12,13 9am-12pm
POND & STREAM CAMP- pm Ages 6-9 $10
July 25 & 26 1pm-3pm
LITTLE WIGGLERS BUG CAMP-Ages 4-5 $10
September 5 & 6 10am-12pm
ARCHERY- Ages 12-17 $15
Choose from one of 3 camps!
June 20 & 21 9am-12pm
August 15, 16, 17 9am-11am
September 15, 22, 29 1-3 pm
BOWHUNTING- Ages 12-17 $10
**Choose from one of 3 camps! **Participants must attend Archery Camp before attending Bowhunting
June 27 & 28 10am-12pm
August 18 9am-1pm
October 6 12pm-4pm
Pre-registration required. Please visit the DCNR calendar of events for more information at events.dcnr.pa.gov. For more information, contact Renae Weidner at (717) 637-3454 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ages 8 – 12.
Jun 15-19, 8am-4 pm
Daily field trips to farms, orchards , farm markets, etc.
Master Gardeners teach about pollinators, culture, agriculture, gardening and more.
For registration and fees visit extension.psu.edu/programs/4-h/counties/adams
or contact 717-334-6271, email@example.com
Adams County Agricultural and Natural Resource Center
670 Old Harrisburg Rd., Gettysburg
TEAMWORK • FIELD TRIPS • SELF-ESTEEM • FITNESS •
SOCIAL MEDIA AWARENESS • OUTDOOR FUN
Step into the world of a police officer! SouthCentral Camp Cadet is a week-long law
enforcement camp developed by and coordinated through the Pennsylvania State
Police. Campers will get an in-depth look at careers in law enforcement.
Ages 13-15 | York College of Pennsylvania | June 7-12th
Sleepover camp—All campers will reside in the dorms on campus
$25 registration fee. All other expenses are covered by donations and sponsors.
For more information, contact Trooper Kelly Smith, 717-671-7577, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be sure to visit our Facebook page for the latest news and updates!
2 Gettysburg locations: 50 Expedition Trail (Adams Commerce Center) and 909 Fairfield Road (Main location)
6:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Breakfast, lunch and pm snack included.
Ages 5 (post-K) to 12th birthday.
Participants enjoy swimming in indoor pool, cooking, arts and crafts, physically active games, special themed weeks, walking excursions and bi-weekly field trips to area points of interest.
Program takes place while the Gettysburg School District is out and is designed for full summer participation.
$173.60/week plus $20 Activity Fee. Part Time $45.00/day
Registration & details: ywcagettysburg.org/main-location. 717-334-9171 (Main location) or 717-334-7150 (Adams Commerce Center)
YWCA of Gettysburg and Adams County
The “youth voice” of Collaborating For Youth!
Members participate in activities and events across Adams County that educate the community about youth issues. YC members are invited to a stay-over camp in the summer that offers leadership-building and recreational opportunities.
Contact Nate Sterner, Youth Director
(717) 338-0300 x102
Collaborating For Youth
Center for Youth & Community Development
For girls 5-17 years old in Adams County. Participants enjoy activities in areas of leadership, life skills, sports, arts, and more.
For meeting times and locations, as well as summer opportunities, visit http://www.gshpa.org
Gettysburg Area School District students, K-8th grade, are matched one-on-one with Gettysburg College mentors. Matches meet 1 day/week during the school year to work on homework, reading, and educational activities. They also engage in indoor and outdoor activities to build skills, interests, and relationships.
717-843-0051 x 152 www.bbbsyorkadams.org/ *Free*
Penn State Extension – Adams County
See website for a list of summer programs:
email@example.com 717-334- 6271
2020 Season: June 16 to July 16 – Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9-11 am
Our mission is to give children from all walks of life without regard to religion, race, gender, ethnic or national origin:
- The opportunity to learn, without financial cost, the fundamentals of tennis, a lifetime recreational activity.
- The opportunity to expand social contact early in life.
- The opportunity to fill often-empty hours, particularly summer hours, with a wholesome experience.
3 Locations around Adams County:
Gettysburg: Lincoln Elementary School
New Oxford: New Oxford High School
Hanover: Southwestern High School
Register at tennisforkidsyork.com