Civil War Summer Camp - Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum Trust, Inc.

Civil War Summer Camp

Vitalant Blood Drive
January 19, 2021
Vitalant Blood Drive
January 21, 2021
Vitalant Blood Drive
January 19, 2021
Vitalant Blood Drive
January 21, 2021
When:
August 9, 2021 @ 8:00 am – August 13, 2021 @ 3:00 pm
2021-08-09T08:00:00-04:00
2021-08-13T15:00:00-04:00
Where:
Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum
4141 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh PA 15213
Contact:
Tim Neff
4126214253 ext. 219

Soldiers & Sailors’ weeklong Summer Camp program alternates each year between Civil War and World War II themes. There are full-day (9AM-3PM) and half-day (9AM-12PM) options available. Lunch is provided for both options and an afternoon snack is provided for the full-day option. The camps are intended for students entering 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade. Tuition for the camp is $200 for the full-day option and $100 for the half-day option.

Students will engage in a variety of activities which will include, but are not limited to:

• Interaction with re-enactors, veterans and special guests.
• Hands-on experience with artifacts and reproductions from the museum’s collection.
• Tour of the museum’s extensive exhibits.
• Daily sampling of foods from the era.
• Listening to and singing songs from the era.
• Reading interesting stories, articles and working with Primary Sources.
• Arts and crafts activities