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August 7, 2017 @ 8:00 am - August 11, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Dates: August 7 – 11, 2017
Location: UNC Coastal Studies Institute, 850 Highway 345, Wanchese, NC 27981
Shipwrecks camp targets students 10 – 15 years old who are interested shipwrecks, the unique boats and history of the Outer Banks, navigation, knot tying, and exploring. This camp will focus on getting students outside onto our beaches and sounds to investigate all things nautical on the Outer Banks, which will include boat building, shipwrecks, and WWII battles. Students will learn techniques for finding, mapping and identifying shipwrecks. This camp will include some snorkeling and opportunities to explore in water environments.
Please contact David Sybert at firstname.lastname@example.org or 252-475-5451 with questions or any challenges registering.
UNC Coastal Studies Institute (UNC CSI) will offer seven summer experiences in 2017 for students 10 – 15 years old. These day camps combine STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) concepts with fun, hands-on activities to keep campers exploring and learning while having a great summer experience. Students will snorkel, kayak, collect species data by seining, trawling and hook-and-line fishing, study plankton in the lab, engineer ocean exploring equipment, and experience many other fun educational activities. Camp begins at 9:00 am and ends at 3:30 at UNC CSI campus, and all camps are $250 except for Science and SCUBA and include t-shirts, water bottles and snacks. There are a variety of camps experiences that focus on everything from Art to SCUBA diving.