Camp in a Bag!

We present to you Camp in a Bag for ages 6-12! With the cancellation of summer camp, we are offering alternative activities that can be purchased at the Museum.  Each bag has a different theme with corresponding crafts, activities, and a surprise item.  See below for more information on each individual bag. Bags are limited in supply so pick yours up today!

Stories Alive – $20.00

Do you like to read? Do you enjoy being creative? This bag is perfect for you! Create story stones and a pouch to put them in, make your own story and finish off by reading a book! This bag includes:

  • The book “Escape to White Otter Castle” by Elizabeth Kouhi. The setting takes place only a few hours from Thunder Bay in Kenora, Ontario.
  • Story Stones (Rocks, paint, brush)
  • Story Pouch (Felt, plastic needle, string/yarn, beads)
  • Foldable blank book for you to create your own story. (Paper bag book, pre-cut paper squares)

Canada Eh? Thunder Bay – $15.00

This bag is all about Thunder Bay, Canada! In this bag, you will get a chance to create an art piece of Thunder Bay’s major attraction, The Sleeping Giant. You will also get a chance create a mosaic maple leaf! Then, if you like adventure, this bag includes a scavenger hunt of Thunder Bay so that you can explore historical sites with your family. This bag includes:

  • Tissue Paper Maple Leaf (Template, tissue paper)
  • Mosaic Sleeping Giant (Mosaic squares, mod podge, brush, mosaic squares)
  • Word Puzzles
  • Thunder Bay Scavenger Hunt
  • Sleeping Giant or Pagoda magnet

Razzle Dazzle – $20.00

Calling all fairy princesses! Transform yourself into a fairy with homemade lip gloss, nail polish, and the most important piece for a fairy, a pretty crown! Then, you can decorate a magical fairy house with paint, rocks, and some moss. This bag includes:

  • DIY lip gloss (Vaseline, coconut oil, drink powder)
  • Fairy Crown (Wire garland, ribbon, flowers)
  • Fairy House (Wooden house, rocks, paint, brushes, moss)
  • Nail polish

Kids Just Want to Have Fun – $25.00

Dive into fun with this bag, you won’t regret it! Design a beach ball and create a unique new pencil case for back to school. Then, you can use your new bubbles while playing Would You Rather, doing a word search, or making a cootie catcher! This bag includes:

  • Beach ball (Ball, markers)
  • Pencil Case (Case, fabric markers)
  • Bubbles
  • All About Thunder Bay word search
  • Would you rather game
  • M.A.S.H game
  • Cootie Catcher (Paper)