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Summer camp for children begins July 13

Posted: Jul. 7, 2020 6:14 pm

HANNIBAL |The Bluff City Theater Annex at 403 Broadway will host a summer camp called “A Breath of Fresh Air” for children ages 6 to 10 in July, with separate sessions for two age divisions. It will begin Monday, July 13, and registration is still available.

Summer camp is co-sponsored by Bluff City Theater YETI (Youth Education Theater Initiative) program, Hannibal Parks and Recreation and Hannibal Arts Council.

Sessions will be from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday through Friday, July 13 to 17, for ages 8 to 10. The sessions for ages 6 to 8 will be on July 27 to 31.

Gale Rublee, Parks and Recreation nature educator, is leading the camps, which will focus on outdoor and theater group games, nature exploration and some indoor activities to foster imagination and positive social interaction. Social distancing, cleanliness, washing and sanitizing hands and surfaces plus other CDC guidelines will be observed including separate art supplies.

Registration is due on Friday before the start of the session. The cost is $69 per session, and financial assistance is available. More information is available at www.bluffcitytheater.com, by emailing bctyeti@gmail.com or by calling 573-719-3226.