Deaf Camp and American Sign Language Camp
For ages 7-19; July 28-Aug 2, 2019 at Manidokan Camp and Retreat Center $485
Deaf Camp – Younger: Entering grades 2-6
Deaf Camp – Middle: Entering grades 6-9
American Sign Language Camp – Younger: Entering grades 2-6
American Sign Language Camp – Middle: Entering grades 6-9
Deaf/ASL Camp – Older: Entering grades 9-12
Get ready for the most fun week of the summer! Campers will participate in swimming, hiking, arts and crafts, and more, while they learn about God’s love through daily religious education lessons and chapel. (Alternate activities provided upon family request.) Some grade levels overlap so parents may choose which level is best for their camper.
The Deaf & ASL Camps share many activities throughout the day, including all meals and evening programs. Deaf and hearing campers in the Older Deaf/ASL Camp will share lodging and all daily activities. They will live together in the Shelterhouses, a more rustic housing, where they will enjoy dinner cookouts, star gazing and evening campfires.
Deaf Camp is designed for Deaf and hard-of-hearing campers who communicate primarily in American Sign Language.
American Sign Language Camp features ASL immersion opportunities for signers at any level, from beginners to fluent signers.
Printable registration form – if you are UNABLE to register online
Young Adult Deaf Camp
For ages 18 and up; June 16-21, 2019 at West River Camping Center $485
The West River Deaf Young Adult Camp program brings together a fantastic group of Deaf persons 18 years and older with disabilities and volunteers from across the region. A unique faith-based curriculum stands as the central focus to the week, while field trips and other camp activities make for a fantastic overall experience.
For scholarship information, contact Lisa Wirkus at firstname.lastname@example.org.