Lace up your tennis shoes! Children will participate in age-appropriate, sports-related activities such as soccer, basketball, racket activities, dance, fitness and more. Activities will take place in our state-of-the art Griffin Gymnasium and outside on a grassy field, weather permitting. EXPERIENCE a day of fun and exercise at Camp Griffin!
Tuesday, April 1, 2014: Nature Camp
All aboard! Camp Griffin is heading to Long Branch Nature Center in Arlington aboard a comfortable Westminster School bus. Children will observe animal-related exhibits, explore in the children's Discovery Room, view live animal displays, gaze into the viewing pond, and walk through the interpretative gardens. In the afternoon, children will spend time in a modern science lab observing and touching insects and other preserved animals. Additionally, arts and crafts activities will have an environmental focus. EXPLORE the beauty of animals and the environment at Camp Griffin!
Wednesday, April 2, 2014: Recycled Art Camp
Start gathering metal cans, plastic bottles and paper of all shapes and sizes! Children will be creating sculptures from recyclable materials, completing mosaics using scraps of paper and musical instruments! Children are asked to gather a garbage bag of recyclable materials and bring that bag to camp. Additional supplies will be provided. CREATE unique art at Camp Griffin!
Thursday, April 3, 2014: Picnic Day
Bring your picnic basket, blanket and outdoor toys to Camp Griffin for an action packed day of outdoor fun and delicious food! Children will be enjoying a picnic lunch, free play on an expansive playground, outdoor activities such as kickball and soccer, and a match with a friend on the tennis courts at a local park in Annandale, Virginia. In case of inclement weather, students will enjoy the same activities on the beautiful grounds of Westminster School.
Friday, April 4, 2014: Camp Griffin Bowling Party
Camp Griffin is striking up a day of cooking and bowling! Children will be making a personal, handmade pizza for lunch and spending the day at the lanes with friends. They will be transported by a beautiful Westminster School bus to a local bowling alley. Roll into FUN at Camp Griffin!