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Camp Little Giant – Traditions Youth Camp


Monday, July 12, 2021    
All Day


Touch of Nature Environmental Center
1206 Touch of Nature Road, Makanda, IL

Event Type

Camp for youth ages 8-19 who have cognitive, developmental or physical disabilities on July 12-16

Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Camp Little Giant is the first university-affiliated camp for children and adults with differing abilities.

Camp Little Giant is returning on a smaller scale, offering two-day camps in July that will implement special safety precautions, including social distancing, in compliance with state and SIU protocols.

Traditions Youth Camp, for youths ages 8-19 who have cognitive, developmental or physical disabilities, will be July 12-16.

Campers will participate in a variety of activities, including canoeing, games, archery, arts and crafts and therapeutic drumming.

Participants must be able to eat, dress and handle other needs with minimal assistance.

For more information and to register, visit the Camp Little Giant website.

You may also contact Jasmine Cave at (618) 453-3950 or for questions or information.