Summer Reading Camp
The Summer Reading Camp motivates the participants to develop a greater appreciation for reading and learning.
Eighth consecutive year
The program combines readings and academic presentations in the morning with competitive games and sports in the afternoon. High school and college staff members serve as role models and mentors for the participants.
Entering 5th & 6th Grades
Monday June 21 to Friday July 3.
Meets Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 10:30 to 3:30
Entering 7th & 8th Grades
Monday July 12 to Friday July 24.
Meets Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 10:30 to 3:30
There is no cost for the program. We only request $50 to cover the cost of providing midday lunch. We prefer if paid in advance to facilitate things. Payable to Kingsland Foundation, by cash, check, credit card or ZELLE: Tekesta@earthlink.net or 305-710-2167.
The program will take place only if there are a minimum of 8 participants registered by Sunday June 13. There are a maximum of 12 spots.
Volunteer Staff for the Summer Reading Camp 2021
Full-time Senior Staff
Manuel Vera, Universidad de Navarra.
Full-time Junior Staff
For 7&8 Camp: Danny Montoto
For 5&6 Camp: Matias Barbosa
Part-time Presenters / Assistants (To Be Confirmed)
Luis Moas University of Miami;
Simon Rave, Miami Dade College;
Learning and having fun at the Summer Camp!
Entering 5th & 6th boys: June 21 - July 4
Entering 7th & 8th boys: July 12 - 24
Due to Covid most 2021 Summer Reading Camp activities will take place mainly outdoors, but the use of mask is not required. A special tent has been set in the dock for reading & theme presentation activities. Lunch will continue to be outside. Boys could change if need to for sports & pool.
If possible we will have an activity day for the boys in Roseaire,. Transportation to and from Roseaire will be arranged later. For those living in Miami area one option is to send your boys with two staff members by TRI-RAIL. Details will be given when this activity is confirmed.
Everyone will still be required to sign a release of general and Covid related liability.
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