Children from kindergarten through grade eight are invited to join us for two weeks of fun and learning at our summer day camp.
Date and Time
July 16 through 27, 2007
Monday through Friday
10 am to 2 pm
Louis Braille School
10130 Edmonds Way
Edmonds, WA 98020
$250, assistance available
Call 425-776-4042 to register.
Every year, Braille Campers agree that the best part of camp is meeting new friends.
Seattle Seahawks Blue Thunder Drum Line Kicks Off Braille Camp
A special performance by the Seattle Seahawks Blue Thunder Drum Line on Saturday, July 14, will kick off the Louis Braille School 2007 summer Braille Camp. Musicians, children, and friends will gather at the Edmonds Civic Stadium playfield at 310 6th Ave. N. The event will start at noon and will last about 40 minutes. Please join us.
The Blue Thunder Drum Line volunteered to do this performance especially for Braille Camp.
Woodland Park Zoo Education Outreach ProgramWild Wise Program
New sights, smells, and sounds will fill the school house. Kyle Doane and Nichole Farrow will answer questions like, “When you see a raccoon, how do you know it’s actually a raccoon?” will be addressed. The Louis Braille School has its very own taxidermy raccoon that will assist in this lesson.
Drumming with Simone La Drumma
International drum instructor and performer Simone LaDrumma will lead the children in learning about different drums and experiencing all kinds of rhythms.
Musical Fun with Blues in the Schools
Curley Cooke and Annette Taborn will be with us twice, one day each week, to perform blues and country music with songs, guitar, and harmonica. Look forward to some fun hands-on participation.
A trip to the Edmonds Fire Department
This will be our third trip to the Edmonds Fire Department. The firefighters tell us they enjoy our visits as much as we do.
Clay with Michael Tanis
Enjoy making a “can’t fail” creation with Michael, a professional Edmonds ceramic artist.
Swedish folk songs and dances with Ruth Pirie
Ruth will wear her Swedish native costume for us to see and touch.