Please Note: Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, this camp will not be held this summer.
Adventures in Local History Camp
July 27th, 2020 - July 31, 2020
Wisdom Lane Middle School
Open to all Levittown School District Students that
will be entering 5th, 6th, 7th or 8th grade in the
upcoming 2020-2021 school year
The Levittown School District is proud to announce our 2nd year of an
exciting summer program for students in grades 4 through 8 for the
Summer of 2020 - Adventures in Local History will continue to explore
some of the best local historical locations.
The cost is $260. The program will run from Monday, July 27th through
Friday, July 31st. Each day students will learn about and discuss a
different historical landmark and then embark on field trips to each
location. Tentative locations* include - the Whaling Museum &
Education Center of Cold Spring Harbor, Old Westbury Gardens,
Sagamore Hill, Raynham Hall Museum & Sweet Briar Nature Center. At
each location students will take part in organized tours and activities
related to the specific landmark.
Students will meet at Wisdom Lane Middle School each day and will
need to bring a bag lunch with them each day.
More to follow...
*Locations subject to change due to availability of tours, summer business hours, etc.
What is Adventures in Local History?
Adventures in Local History is meant to enrich students' understanding of the importance of local history. Through the exploration of historical sites and museums located on Long Island, students will gain an increased understanding of the importance of historical figures and places all within local communities. This program is taught by certified Levittown Public School teachers.