“GO” ADAMS – GET OUTDOORS AND FIND YOUR STORY! AC LIBRARIES, WELLSPAN HEALTH

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
Gettysburg, PA
717-334-5716
adamslibrary.org

CODORUS STATE PARK DAY CAMPS

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
     or
     August 15, 16, 17 9am-11am
     or
     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
     or
     August 18 9am-1pm
     or
     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 nrcodoruseeprograms@pa.gov.

4-H AG EXPLORERS DAY CAMP

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.
Teen counselors.

For registration and fees visit extension.psu.edu/programs/4-h/counties/adams 
or contact 717-334-6271, cmm5716@psu.edu

Adams County Agricultural and Natural Resource Center
670 Old Harrisburg Rd., Gettysburg           

 

 

SOUTHCENTRAL CAMP CADET

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.
Visit: www.southcentralcampcadet.org 

For more information, contact Trooper Kelly Smith, 717-671-7577, smkell@pa.gov.
Be sure to visit our Facebook page for the latest news and updates!

 

 

 

YWCA CAMP CHAMP – YWCA OF GETTYSBURG & ADAMS COUNTY

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
CCIS accepted.

Registration & details: ywcagettysburg.org/main-location. 717-334-9171 (Main location) or 717-334-7150 (Adams Commerce Center)

YWCA of Gettysburg and Adams County

 

YOUTH COALITION – COLLABORATING FOR YOUTH

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
youthdirector@cfygettysburg.com

Collaborating For Youth
Center for Youth & Community Development

GIRL SCOUTS IN THE HEART OF PENNSYLVANIA

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

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS SITE-BASED AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM

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*

FREE ‘TENNIS FOR KIDS’

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:

  1. The opportunity to learn, without financial cost, the fundamentals of tennis, a lifetime recreational activity.
  2. The opportunity to expand social contact early in life.
  3. 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

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