ISU Ext. to hold summer camps

Iowa State University Extention will be offering a variety of Summer Camps for the 2021 season starting in June.

Any youth in Tama County is eligible for the camps.

Summer Camps:

Babysitting Basics

Learn skills to care for infants/young children, develop an activity bag and learn how to handle emergencies and more.

Friday, June 4

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Grades completed 5-12

Registration due by May 26

Mother Son Fishing

Mom, aunt, grandma bring your boys to a free fishing event. Time to connect with your boys to a free fishing event. Fishing poles and worms will be provided as well as help as needed.

Friday, June 4

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Otter Creek Lake, Toledo

(West of the Nature Center)

Real Money, Real World

Taxes come out of my pay? I have to buy insurance? This program helps youth learn how to make financial decisions.

Monday, June 7

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Peace United Church of Christ, Gladbrook

Grades completed: 8-12

4th-6th grade Camp

Join 4th-6th graders from four counties including Grundy, Marshall, Hardin and Tama for games, nature, crafts and more.

Saturday, June 12

9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Union Grove Lake, Gladbrook

Grades completed: 4-6

Registration due May 26

Critter Camp

Tama County Naturalist and 4-H team up with stories, games, crafts, snacks, meet a critter and learn about the great outdoors.

June 15, 16 and 17

Otter Creek Lake, Toledo

Grades completed: K-3

Fishing Camp

Learn the basics of fishing, laws, types of fish, lures, bait, knot tying. There will also be time for fishing.

Wednesday, June 30

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Grades completed: 3-6

There is a fee associated with some of the camps. The fees for service will be used to offset direct expenses of the program.

For more information visit: www.extension.iastate.edu/tama/4h