Hands-On-History Day Camp starts Monday June 23, 2008
Contact: Ellen Strojan, 912-638-3639
The park staff at Fort Frederica National Monument is now accepting reservations for the 2008 Hands-On-History Camp. The camp will be held from Monday June 23, 2008 to Wednesday June 25th, 2008 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. It is limited to 20 participants. Please call the park visitor center at (912) 638-3639 to sign up for this educational and fun day camp. The camp is free and is open to children in fifth through seventh grades.
The theme of this year’s camp is History is All Around Us. Through the use of primary resources, artifacts, crafts and games, participants will explore Fort Frederica and learn about why history is important! They will also learn about the National Park Service and its important role in protecting our Nation’s treasures.
Fort Frederica National Monument is located at 6515 Frederica Road on
Did You Know?
The first lighthouse built on St. Simons Island in 1810, was constructed from material scavenged from Fort Frederica. Fort Frederica National Monument, Georgia