June 1-5 Peace & Justice Day Camp Schedule at a glance:

8:00 – 9:00 optional before care for campers who need it; $10 per hour per camper

9-9:30 Every Day – come together with welcoming words, daily announcements, songs and stories

9:30-12:10 Breakout sessions rotate daily through:

  • PeaceJam and Project YES present – Exploring the lives of Nobel Laureates through fun, interactive activities.  The campers will also work together to create a Peace Place at the Fellowship that will be dedicated Friday afternoon.
  • Zoo Room –campers are invited to bring in friendly caged pets for other campers to look at and/or interact with (with the owner’s permission)
  • “Junk” Sculpture Room – let your imagination run while you build with boxes, tubes, other “junk”, and of course, duct tape.
  • Being a Peaceful Warrior through Karate with Christy Cheshler, instructor from Louisville’s ATA Family Martial Arts
  • Snack – campers will be provided nut-free snack every day (campers with other food allergies will be given snacks that fit their needs)
  • Story Tree – relax and listen to peace and justice based stories
  • Peace in culture room
    • Justice Mystery Room – Campers will solve mysteries with middle school teacher and bestselling author Derrick Belanger, Monday and Thursday
    • Peace and Justice through music with singers, artists and dedicated peace activists Ellen and Larry Laverdure, Tuesday
    • Creating Peace Poetry with published poet Karen Douglas, Wednesday
    • Discovering our own Superpowers – Derrick returns to look at “superheroes” in our lives and figure out what “superpowers” we each poses for working towards Peace and Justice, Friday

12:10-1:10 Lunch, free time on our Nature Playground and lunch clean-up

1:10- 1:25 Back by camper request! Re-centering with mindfulness and meditation

1:25-2:30 Afternoon activities

  • Monday – Peace & Justice Games
  • Tuesday – Nature walk
  • Wednesday – Yoga with certified Instructor Heather Munro, Fleece blanket making service project and camp fire
  • Thursday – Bouncy Castle and slip and slide!
  • Friday – closing ceremony with dedication of Peace Place and presentation of the campers Peace Awards

2:30 – 3:00 Closing circle with daily recap, camper awards, songs and stories

3:00-5:00 Optional aftercare for campers who need it, $10 per hour per camper