Texas Story Camp - Houston

Houston Heritage Society, 1100 Bagby Street
Houston, TX, 77002

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Texas Story Summer Camp

Houston 713.893.1461
Galveston 409. 632.7685

TYPE OF CAMP:
Day Camp

AGES:
9-12

HOUSTON

Session:
June 13th-17th | 9am-3pm

Calling all student writers! Join us for a week of historical adventure and hands-on discovery as we explore Houston’s history and collect research sure to inspire stories through writing, drawing, and acting!  Each day, campers will learn the techniques that authors, artists and actors use to create fleshed out characters and storylines based on a world you will get to explore firsthand. Option to showcase your work and talent on the 17th for family and friends.

Instruction provided by: iWRITE Writing Coaches, Bryan Museum Historians, Heritage Society Docents PLUS bonus activities from professional illustrators, authors and actors.

Includes daily snacks, supplies and camp T-Shirt. Please bring a sack lunch and water bottle each day.

For questions and information about
the Houston Summer Camp:

Call Sheri Jacobs, Education Manager at 713-893-1461 ext. 802
E-mail sheri@iwrite.org

GALVESTON

Choose between two great 1/2 day Texas Explorer camps for ages 9-12 at The Bryan Museum in Galveston!

The morning session: 9am-12pm
The morning session will focus on history, art, and ecology. Explore the museum galleries including a behind-the-scenes look at our upcoming exhibit Of Birds and Texas, learn about Galveston-area ecosystems, and create some fabulous art projects.

The afternoon session: 1pm-4pm
The afternoon session will focus on history, writing, and drama. Explore the art and artifacts in each gallery for inspiration to write your own Texas-focused script. Practice your play each day in drama and perform it for family or friends on the final afternoon of camp.

Instruction provided by: The education department at The Bryan Museum, Galveston Bay Foundation, professional artist, theater instructor, historians, and guest speakers.

Includes daily snacks, supplies and camp T-Shirt. Please bring a water bottle each day.

Session 1:
July 11th-15th | 9am-12pm
Explore history, art, and ecology! Tour The Bryan Museum galleries including a behind-the-scenes look at our upcoming exhibit Of Birds and Texas and create some fabulous art projects.

Session 2:
July 11th-15th | 1pm-4pm
YEEHAW! Join us for a focus on history, writing, and drama. Tour The Bryan Museum galleries to get inspired and write your own Texas-focused plays.

For questions and information about
the Galveston Summer Camp:

Call Susannah Brown, Literacy Educator at 409-220-3316
E-mail susannah@thebryanmuseum.org

http://thebryanmuseum.org/summer-camp

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https://houstonfamilymagazine.com/family-life/choosing-a-summer-camp-during-a-pandemic/

  • Website: http://www.thebryanmuseum.org
  • Type: Academic - Day