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Very Vera Advanced Cooking Camp (Ages 11-14)

July 22-26, 2019 | Monday – Friday | 9 AM – 1 PM | The Cottage (VeryVera Augusta Location)

Advanced class is reserved for our most experienced and skilled chefs who have attended for at least one year and are between the ages of 11 and 14. We will be mastering skills beyond beginner and intermediate in the kitchen along with making every recipe one to remember. Beginning at 9 a.m. and concluding at 1 p.m. each day we will be in preparing 3+ new recipes, gaining hands-on kitchen experience, crafting new ways to decorate and package our fabulous treats, learning a bit more about some of the foods we eat from a natural state, and mastering manners and etiquette to use in an everyday setting.

The class will run Monday through Friday of the designated week, and on Friday children are encouraged to invite one guest. All week the students will be preparing for our Friday Banquet and holding grand party for their special guests showing off all their techniques they mastered throughout the week.

Please have your children wear closed-toe shoes (no sandals) and shirts with sleeves. All long hair will need to be pulled back with a ponytail holder or a rubber band.

Camp recipes could potentially contain any of the following allergens: Milk, Eggs, Fish, Shellfish, Tree Nuts, Peanuts, Wheat, and Soybeans. We will do our best to accommodate your child’s dietary restriction, but there are cases where a camper may be given a separate activity to avoid potential contamination.

We cannot wait for our chefs to join us for big fun so sign up now for your DEPOSIT to ensure that your spot is saved! A balance due will be required 1 month prior to camp starting.

Deposit: $150
Balance Due: $125
*Reminder | The week of camp is $275 total.
This deposit secures your places, and the balance is due at least one month before the week of camp starts.
Register Online HERE!

Sewing Summer Camp: Super Heroes (Ages 8+)

Dates: July 16th -19th, 2019
Time: 10 AM – 3 PM

Your kids will have “sew” much fun this summer, building confidence while learning a life skill! Open to ages 8 and up.
Projects include cape, mask and t-shirt for your child’s unique super power. Beginners are welcome! Pack a sack lunch. Seats are limited.

The cost of the camp session is $260. Sewing kits and machine use included.

Register in advance with Jordan at (706) 993-8819 or mybfsewingroom@yahoo.com.
You will be emailed a Pay Pal invoice. Receipt of payment reserves your child’s seat.
Payment due 48 hours before class meets.

Check out the Facebook Event Page HERE!

Gertrude Herbert Art Camps – Morning Session 5 (Ages 5-14)

The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art runs multiple camps over the summer!
In the list below you will find 3 MORNING camps that run from July 15th to July 19th, 2019 from 10 AM to 12 PM each day.
All classes take place at The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, on 506 Telfair Street.

AM Session 5: Sculpture and 3-D Design (ages 5-7)
Techniques in freestanding sculpture and relief designs that are meant to be seen from the front will be explored during this session. A variety of techniques such as papier mâché, assemblage, and subtractive and plaster casting will be explored.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members
To Be Announced All Levels 5-7 years old 10 $85.00 $125.00

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM, daily
Dates:
Monday,  July 15th to Friday,  July 19th
Location: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street
Register for this camp online HERE!

AM Session 5: Painting and Mixed Media (ages 8-9)
Techniques in painting and in combining drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting will be explored as students create artwork during this session.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members
To Be Announced All Levels 8-9 years old 10 $85.00 $125.00

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM, daily
Dates:
Monday,  July 15th to Friday,  July 19th
Location: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street
Register for this camp online HERE!

AM Session 5: Drawing and 2-D Design Fundamentals (ages 10-14) 
Pencil, charcoal, and color media such as oil and soft pastels are among the materials students will use as they explore both non-objective and realistic artistic interpretation of subject matter.

Instructor Difficulty Age Class Size Members Non-Members
To Be Announced All Levels 10-14 years old 10 $85.00 $125.00

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM, daily
Dates:
Monday,  July 15th to Friday,  July 19th
Location: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 506 Telfair Street
Register for this camp online HERE!

3 Available Add-On’s per Session:

Let’s Move (early drop off): $20 (all ages 5 -14) 9:10 AM – 10 AM
50 Minutes of morning stretching, Yoga, and/or free drawing time each day before our official classes get started. (price covers one week M-F session add on)

Lunch Break: $20 /or FREE when signed up for Full Day Morning and Afternoon Classes (all ages 5 -14) 12 PM – 1 PM
Sack lunch and relaxation time in our historic formal dining room. Students must bring their own sack lunch, food is not provided. Free movie time included during lunch break. **This add on is FREE for all students signed up for morning and afternoon class sessions /Full Day Classes. (price covers one week M-F session add on)

Free Form (late pick up): $15 (all ages 5 -14) 3 PM- 3:30 PM
Afternoon Stretching, Yoga, and/or free drawing time each day after our official classes end. (price covers one week M-F session add on)

Find More Gertrude Herbert Camps Online HERE!

The Sweet Suite Bakeshop Summer Camp Series (Ages 7-14)

The Sweet Suite Bakeshop will once again host our Mini Camp Series!

This is Session 3/Week 3! 
Dates: July 15th – July 17th, 2019
Time: 9 AM – 1 PM, daily
Ages: 7-14

Session #3 will be our International week!

Day 1: Students will create from scratch churros with strawberry preserve drizzle and fruit salad.

Day 2: French Macaron Day! Students will learn the art of making beautiful French Macarons with Swiss Meringue Buttercream filling.

Day 3: It’s time for International Mad Scientist Day! Using STEM in the process, we will pair students into teams, assign a country, and let them battle it out while completing fun tasks to make yummy treats!

Camp cost: $160 per student (T-shirt included)
($80 retainer secures spot, with balance due on the first day of camp)

Lunch will be provided on the last day of camp. Students will need to bring their own lunch for the other days. Students will need to arrive in close toe shoes, hair pulled back, and clothing suitable for baking.

Please inform us of any food allergies. **Our kitchen IS NOT a nut free facility.

Register Online HERE!
Visit the Facebook Event Page HERE!

Very Vera Intermediate Cooking Camp (Ages 8-10)

July 15-19, 2019 | Monday – Friday | 9 AM – 1 PM | The Cottage (VeryVera Augusta Location)

Intermediate class is reserved for our chefs who have attended camp for at least 1 year and are between the ages of 8 and 10. We will be mastering skills beyond the beginner level in the kitchen along with making every recipe one to remember. Beginning at 9 a.m. and concluding at 1pm each day we will be in preparing 3+ new recipes, gaining hands-on kitchen experience, crafting new ways to decorate and package our treats, learning a bit more about some of the foods we eat from a natural state, and mastering manners and etiquette to use in an everyday setting.

The class will run Monday through Friday of the designated week. All week the students will be preparing for our Friday Banquet. Each student can invite one adult guest to Friday’s banquet.

Please have your children wear closed-toe shoes (no sandals) and shirts with sleeves. All long hair will need to be pulled back with a ponytail holder or a rubber band.

Camp recipes could potentially contain any of the following allergens: Milk, Eggs, Fish, Shellfish, Tree Nuts, Peanuts, Wheat, and Soybeans. We will do our best to accommodate your child’s dietary restriction, but there are cases where a camper may be given a separate activity to avoid potential contamination.

We cannot wait for our chefs to join us for big fun so sign up now for your DEPOSIT to ensure that your spot is saved! A balance due will be required 1 month prior to camp starting.

Deposit: $125
Balance Due: $125
*Reminder | The week of camp is $250 total.
This deposit secures your places, and the balance is due at least one month before the week of camp starts.
Register Online HERE!