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Rec Sports will hold an open house.
Rec Sports will hold an open house.

MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreational Sports will hold a Wildcat Kids and Tween Camp Open House from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, June 7 in the PEIF Room 140. Parents are encouraged to stop by to complete a registration form, get questions answered, tour the facility and meet the counselors. Light refreshments will be served.

Wildcat Kids Camp is a traditional summer camp for children between 5 and 10 years of age. Each exciting week is packed with games, crafts, special events and ECO Camp. Eco camp is going to teach your child about the environment by using fun games and hands on activities. Cost of Kids Camp is $130 for the five-day week from 6:45 a.m.-5:30 p.m. (Second sibling $115), the half day/weekly mornings or afternoons rate is$70 and the daily rate is $30.

Wildcat Tween Camp will provide your child with the chance to learn valuable life skills, make new friends, develop character, and discover new interests!  Work on earning all four paws to achieve the overall Wildcat Award.  Activities at camp include swimming, sports games, crafts, outdoor adventures, climbing wall, ice skating, kayaking and canoeing in the pool, team building initiatives and more! Cost for Tween Camp is $120, half days for a week is $70 and the daily rate is $35.

Both camps begin on Monday, June 11 and runs through Aug. 23. Pre-registration is required. For more information, e-mail the Rec Sports office in PEIF 126 ( or call 906-227-2519. The Rec Sports office is open for summer hours from 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday. You can also visit online at:

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Calvin Larson
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