Are week-long day camps at SICSA for children
Are 1.5 hour camps at SICSA for groups of children from schools, scouts or youth groups
About the Summer Camps
About the Mini Camps
Camp SICSA is a Humane Education program for PreK-8th grade students that teaches empathy, respect, kindness and responsibility toward animals.
For a visit to a classroom-see For Teachers, below.
The mini camps can be scheduled for school, youth, or scout groups.
Schedule Your Mini Camp
To schedule a camp contact Kira (pictured right) by email email@example.com or by phone at 294-6505 extension 24.
What is included?
All mini camps are about 90 minutes and include a tour of SICSA's adoption center, a visit in the cat room and puppy town and “chosen” theme activity. Each group also receives a hardcover book to reinforce humane concepts learned at Camp SICSA for their classroom. The 2012-2013 school year's book is “Let’s Get a Pup!” Said Kate by Bob Graham.
Mini Camp Fees
Camps are $6 a student with a $60 minimum. For all Mini Camps booked after May 1st, 2012, a $60 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of booking. This fee is applicable towards the final cost of your Mini Camp.
Choose Your Mini Camp
Tots and Tales PreK-2nd Grade
Children will learn how to interact appropriately with pets and learn basic pet care including a visit with SICSA pup or cat. Book List
Service Project Camp K-8th Grade
Students will choose a pet and make an “adopt me” poster that can be displayed at school or businesses to help a homeless pet find their new home.
SICSA Science 3rd – 8th Grade
Students will see real life science and learn more about the science of caring for animals at SICSA. Children will also have a visit with SICSA puppies or kittens. Scouts will be eligible for their Pet Care Badge.
Classroom Paw-Pack TO GO
SICSA will come to your classroom with puppies or kittens and deliver a paw-pack of humane education materials for your classroom to keep. We can also schedule a Skype question /answer session with your class.
Here is what your pack includes:
SICSA tote, It’s Raining Cats and Cats by Jeanne Prevost with readers theatre scripts, “Let’s Get a Pup!” Said Kate by Bob Graham with lesson plan, "Are You Ready for a Dog" Kit, SICSA bookmarks, adopt a class certificate and paw-pack booklist poster of humane education books.
To schedule a Paw-Pack email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Kira at 294-6505 extension 24.
Classroom Pack is scheduled Monday-Friday between 10am-2pm for kitten/puppy visit and delivery of paw-pack. Skype question and answer session can be scheduled at the same time or a different day or time.