Pre-K Summer Day Camp
Camp Elachee 2017 Schedule PDF
Camp Elachee’s Pre-K Summer Day Camp is for children ages 3, 4, and 5 who are not entering kindergarten in the fall. All campers must be fully toilet trained.
Pre-K Summer Camp Overview
Camp Elachee 2017 offers nine weekly Pre-K camps, from May 30 to July 28, 2017.
Campers enjoy an age-appropriate condensed version of each week’s themed activities along with mini-hikes and visiting creeks, songs, creative play and movement, story time, crafts and special visits from Elachee staff.
Pre-K Camp Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to Noon (*extended hours for 4-day camps)
Before and After Camp Care: Extended care for youngest campers is a low-key, supervised extension of the camp day and a convenient option for working parents.
Pre-K Camp Fees: $140 per child, per camp week
- Elachee members receive a $20 discount per child, per camp week.
- Pre-registration is required. Spaces are filled on a first-come basis.
- Extended Care Options:
- Option 1: Early Arrival Care, from 8-9 a.m., $20 per child per camp week.
- Option 2: Pre-K After Camp Care, from Noon-2 p.m., $50 per child per camp week. (Note time difference between Pre-K and other ages.)
- Option 3: Before and After Camp Care, $60 per child per camp week.
Camp Elachee 2017: Pre-K Camp Weekly Themes
May 30–June 2: Water Week
*Special 4-day camp, from 9 a.m.–1 p.m., dedicated to exploring Elachee's waterways and aquatic life, teaching campers about aquatic environment, water quality and water properties.
NOTE TO PARENTS: Water Week Pre-K Camp is Now Full.
June 5–9: Elachee Pioneers
Experience the lifestyle and activities of North Georgia's historic peoples by playing games, learning traditional music and crafts.
June 12–16: Sense of Wonder
Develop your five senses through hands-on creative discovery in Chicopee Woods while learning how other species use their senses. NOTE TO PARENTS: Sense of Wonder Pre-K Camp is Now Full.
June 19–23: Elachee Explorers
Reveal your inner adventurer by learning about historical explorers’ journeys with treasure hunts, gem panning and other great exploration outdoor activities.
NOTE TO PARENTS: Elachee Explorers Week Pre-K Camp is Now Full.
June 26–June 30: Wet and Wild
Join us for a week filled with water fun, including an International Mud Day celebration and infamous Elachee Water Olympics.
NOTE TO PARENTS: Wet and Wild Week Pre-K Camp is Now Full.
July 3, 5–7: Space Week*
*Special 4-day camp, from 9 a.m.–1 p.m. Venture into the Starlab planetarium and experience Elachee’s ‘cave’ while learning about the solar system and astronomy.
NOTE TO PARENTS: Space Week Pre-K Camp is Now Full. Call 770-535-1976 to place your child on the waiting list.
July 10–14: Creature Feature
Master your knowledge of animals and their habitats from across the world and your own backyard, with a special 'back in time' adventure to visit the dinosaurs.
NOTE TO PARENTS: Creature Feature Week Pre-K Camp is Now Full. Call 770-535-1976 to place your child on the waiting list.
July 17–21: Art Week
Express yourself through nature-based crafts, experimenting with various art mediums.
NOTE TO PARENTS: Art Week Pre-K Camp is Now Full. Call 770-535-1976 to place your child on the waiting list.
July 24–28: Camp Rewind
Relive favorite camp activities from the summer!