Camp Frontier House Camp 1850

June 6-9, 2016

Play, work and have fun at the Swanton House and pioneer log cabins this summer as you become an early settler in DeKalb County. Explore the way people lived by performing chores, playing games, making crafts and more. Learn about music and pastimes, food and shopping, early industries, and transportation. Some things you may do at camp: play games, cook, do laundry, sing and dance, garden, sew and more.


ages 8-13

cost: $190 for DHC members,    $210 for nonmembers

After care available until 4 p.m. for $10 per day.
For questions or registration, please email goldemund@dekalbhistory.org or 404-373-1088, extension 20.

 

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PAST EVENTS

 

 

IMPROV WORKSHOP: COMEDY AND HISTORY

July 6 - 10, 9 am - 3 pm, ages 8 - 14 years

Campers spend a week at the historic courthouse playing improvisation games, role playing historic figures, and learning the basics of improv and stagecraft. Campers learn about character development, voice and diction, storytelling,  public speaking and performance. Campers will create flash performances of some of their favorite characters and will recreate historical events with a twist. Creativity, fun and

learning are at the forefront in this unique camp experience.

camp registration form

 

All camps $275/week ($250 for members at Patron Level and above)

After care available until 5 p.m./$10 per day. Must register in advance.