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GIRLS’ OUTDOOR CHALLENGE Challenge yourself (and your Grades 4-6 new best friends) to lots of new outdoor experiences. The perfect camp for girls who want to focus on developing new skills while building friendships and self-esteem. An ideal 1-week adventure for girls at a critical age when developing self-esteem, independence and social interactions are some of the most important skills they can learn. Activities Learn skills such as rock climbing, canoeing and horseback riding! The week ends with an overnight camping trip where campers use their newfound skills to help set up camp, build a campfire and spend a night away from home with friends. Important Information Staff members are certified in Red Cross first aid and CPR to ensure camper safety at all times. Campers must bring a lunch to camp every day. They receive a water bottle on the first day of camp. Heller Nature Center, 2821 Ridge Road Supervisor: Leah Holloway 847.579.4184, lholloway@pdhp.org Registration Girls’ Outdoor Challenge is a 1-week camp with one overnight trip. Bus transportation is not provided for this camp. Proof of residency and grade may be required. Min/Max: 8/13. Aug 8-12 1 week 9am-3pm 39190 M-F $486/506 Camp 2016 • Park District of Highland Park 53