Gopher Camp 2009 comes to Goldstein

A series of Gopher Camp sessions will come to the Goldstein Museum of Design for a tour and t-shirt painting:

August 4, 2009: Seniors (age 11-12) 1:30-3:00 p.m.
August 6, 2009: Sailing (age 9-11) 2:30-4:00 p.m.
August 11, 2009: Maroon (age 9-10) 1:30-3:00 p.m.
August 13, 2009: Raptors (age 12-15) 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

The attendees will tour the exhibition, Intersections: Where Art Meets Fashion, and their counselors will help them paint t-shirts that the campers brought from home.

Other University-sponsored summer activities for youth include the Bell Museum of Natural History's Discovery Day Camps. The summer-long selection of camps include 17 different themes ranging from "Minnesota's Prehistoric Animals" to "Creatures of the Night" and "Forensic Science." Each five-day camp is filled with outdoor exploration, scientific method-based discovery, hands-on activities, and free time at exciting on-campus attractions. Camps are age-specific and tailored to three grades levels range from kindergarten through sixth grade. Camps are designed for working parents with easy drop-off between 8:00-8:30 a.m. and pick-up at 4:30-5:00 p.m.