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Lake Keowee Summer Camp

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Welcome to ABC Care's 3rd year of providing two wonderful weeks of Summer Camp fun at High Falls County Park! Our summer camp dates are: JUNE 19-23 and JUNE 26-30th, 2017.

We are excited to introduce Ms. Meghan Murphy as our Camp Director Her husband Dave, a middle school teacher will be working with Ms. Meghan. Their twin sons, entering 5(th) grade will be enjoying our summer camp fun, also! Ms. Meghan has over 18 years of summer camp experience. Please scroll down our webpage to read her biography and her husbands background also.

ABC Care staff are selected for demonstrating leadership, enthusiasm, compassion and a respect for children and their families. 98% of ABC Care summer camp staff work for ABC Care year round. The remaining staff are public and private school teachers who return to ABC Care each summer. All staff have had both a state and federal criminal background check. Staff complete between 10 and 24 hours with Core of Knowledge training throughout the school year. ABC Care staff receive training specific to summer camp prior to the start of camp. This includes First Aid/CPR, water safety (for swimming & all types of boating) and health and wellness training from our Health Supervisor. In addition, ABC Care staff complete 6-10 hours of training on supervision of children, field trip safety, emergency preparedness and developing a safe and FUN atmosphere for each day at camp.

We will utilize High Falls County Park situated on 44 acres bordering beautiful Lake Keowee, just 10 short miles from Seneca. At 18,500 acres, Lake Keowee offers room for exploration and water adventures! Campers will enjoy the level sandy beach, large open swimming areas and time on the water in kayaks, paddle boats, and paddle boards!

When not out on or in the water, campers will have a blast on the playgrounds or playing on the putt putt golf course, sand volleyball area, kickball or softball field.

Campers will even take a hand at fishing off of the pier each week! The High Falls County Park setting is a premier location for our summer camp activities.

We are providing two amazing, fun filled weeks from 7am - 6pm, Monday through Friday.

Our 2017 Camp is located in beautiful Oconee County, South Carolina! We are providing two amazing fun filled weeks, Monday through Friday. ABC Care's Lake Keowee Camp is open to campers in 1st grade through 8th grade. Our campers will enjoy countless hours of water activities, water sports and field trips for grades 4th through 8th.

ABC Care's Lake Keowee Campis open to campers in grades 1st-8th.

Our campers will enjoy countless hours of water activities, water sports and recreation.

Transportation is available each AM and PM from Ingles Plaza parking lot (intersection of Rt. 123 and Rt. 130) from 7:00 am-8:00 am and the children will betransportedback to Ingles parking lot 5:20 pm-6:00 pm.

 

Discounts

"When I used the Early Bird registration, the multi-week discount, referrals from another family and the pre-payment discount the savings added up to getting a free week of camp!"~ABC Care Parent comment

Early Bird Discount:
Early bird tuition for balance of June weeks is due May 19th. Sibling Discount is $10 off per week.

Applies for ALL camps! If more than one child from the same family attends the same week of ABC Care Summer Camp, a $10 discount applies to the price for the 2nd, 3rd and 4th child.

Please contact our office for our fees at 1-877-302-3845

Themes

Week 1: June 19- 23 Super, Summer Splashdown

Week 2: June 26 - 30 Let's make Some Waves

Activities

The above weeks will include team building, team games, sports activities, hiking and water activities including kayaking (all ages), paddle boards (grades 4-8), pedal boats (grades 1-3), fishing and boating. Click on theSummer Camp Calendar link (right side, top of this page, red text) to see a day by day breakdown of activities at camp!

Children need to bring their own lunch in an insulated lunch tote and 2 disposable drinks each day.

Camp is all inclusive to include AM/PM snacks and daily activity supplies.

This camp features all the amenities at High Falls County Park including shaded areas and fields for play.

Staff Bios

Meghan Murphy is our Site Director at Eldersburg elementary school for ABC Care. She has 18 years of experience in childcare. Meghan is also a District Manager supervising several other centers . She has been one of the few Site Director to have accomplished three separate National Accreditations within ABC Care . She also serves as head of our Licensing and Regulations committee and a Manager and a Camp Director in our Piney Run Park Adventure Camp ! While she isn't working, she is enjoying spending family time with her husband and twin nine-year-old son's riding bikes, going on hikes, and reading books together. David Murphy has been working in childcare/education field for 21 years. He graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education . He has taught grades three through eight during his 14 year teaching career. He also obtained his Masters of Science in Exercise Science and Physical Education. He has taught in the elementary school classroom, middle school math and is currently a middle school physical education and health teacher. He enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife and twin sons and helping to coach their soccer or basketball teams. Both of them are looking forward to a wonderful two weeks at Lake Keowee Camp this June !!

ABC Care Center - Lake Keowee Summer Camp
671 High Falls Road
Seneca, SC 29672
1-877-302-3845

Hours:

Hours are from 7 am -6 pm Monday through Friday

Weekly sessions available

1st-8th grade

Open house at High Falls Park at the Point Shelter Sunday, May 21st 1-4 pm and Sunday June 4th 1-4 pm!


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