Healthy Herd Youth Camp – Summer 2022

The Marshall Rec Healthy Herd Youth Camp is an active full-day camp complete with FUN, games, activities, and swimming. Specific activities vary on a day to day basis. Our camp counselors have the energy to match the campers, and act as mentors and coaches to provide a safe environment for campers to grow. Our camp is for children ages 5-12. Weekly lunch options will be available for a fee (pre-registration required for lunch), children are encouraged to bring their own lunch. Snack will be provided each day or campers may bring their own snack. Advanced registration is required as capacity is limited. Be sure to check out the camp dates & descriptions below for the full details on each week and to register! *Refunds are not permitted. *Camper fees are adjusted for weeks 1 & 6, due to the camp only being 4 days.

REGISTRATION:
(Price per week)
Members: $140
Non-Members: $170

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CAMP TIMES:
Monday-Friday | 9am-4pm

LUNCH:
Weekly Lunch Option: $32.50
*Lunch registration is due the Friday prior to the beginning of the next week

BEFORE & AFTER CARE:
(Price per week)
Before Care | 7:30-9am
After Care | 4-5:30pm
Members: FREE
Non-Members: $20

AGE GROUPS:
Little Marcos: 5-6 years old
Bison Buddies: 7-9 years old
Future Herd: 10-12 years old
*Campers must be 5 years of age on the first day of camp.

CAMPER PACKET:
All campers must have the completed registration paperwork on file at the Marshall Rec Center. All paperwork is due prior to the child’s first day of camp. Completed paperwork should be dropped off at the Rec Center, mailed or emailed to reccamps@marshall.edu.

Our address is:
Marshall Rec Center
Attn: Zach Kula
402 Thundering Herd Drive
Huntington, WV 25755

Registration Packet

Camp Licensing Information

Parent Handbook

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Pick-up and drop-off will take place in the 5th Avenue pull off space (across from Dunkin and CVS). Camp staff will be there to greet the campers each morning and bring them back out at the end of the day. Campers should be sure to bring a water bottle, wear comfy clothes and tennis shoes, bring their lunch and a towel/swim suite.

Camp Dates & Weekly Descriptions

Not all heroes wear capes! In this action-packed week, campers will meet some of our local heroes and learn how they keep us safe in the community. Campers will experience the importance of selflessness and the dedication it takes to become a hometown hero!

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*4 day week. Price adjusted.

Come one, come all to the greatest camp in all the land! Each day will be new Circus themed games and activities sure to have your little lion roaring with laughter! Don’t miss your opportunity to be the main attraction!

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Come along for the ride as we explore the Disney universe and embrace our inner hero! With so many different worlds to explore there is no time to rest! Join us this week as we travel “to infinity and beyond!”

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Think you got what it takes to be wacky and wild? Show off your different talents this week as we go for the win on being crazy! Minute to win it games, talent shows, and wacky races; this will be one show you don’t want to miss!

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Football, Soccer, Kickball…OH MY! Campers will be introduced to the fundamentals of a variety of sports and learn how teamwork makes the dream work. Kick it with us as campers learn the rules and practice different skills associated with each sport. This week is sure to be a home run!

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Become one of the Herd as we play some of most popular games enjoyed on campus! Don’t miss out of learning why you should be proud to be a part of our herd! Join us as we dive into what makes Marshall special!

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*4 day week. Price adjusted.

WOW! We have so much to celebrate and be thankful for each year! Join us this week as we embrace the holidays! We will be playing holiday themed games and learning through activity about the different holidays that we celebrate throughout the year!

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Cannonball into a week of water fun and get ready to make a SPLASH! Campers are in for some major summer excitement with swimming, slip and slides, water balloons, and more. If your camper just cannot get enough splashing around in the water, this is the week for them!

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Things are going to get WILD at the Rec this summer! During this week, campers will learn about different animals through playing exciting games and creating animal art. Join us, as we explore cool and colorful critters from around the world!

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Looking to come out of your comfort zone and try something new? Have you ever wanted to climb to the top of a mountain, go canoeing, or explore the unknown? Tag along as we learn about and explore new ways to enjoy the beautiful planet that we call home!

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Say goodbye to the best time of year the only way we know how! By only playing the campers absolute favorite games. No room to be sad when we only have the best of the best on the schedule!

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For more information about Healthy Herd Youth Camp, please contact:


Zach Kula
Coordinator of Competitive Sports & Camps
Email: kula@marshall.edu
Telephone: 304-696-4652

 

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