BU’s Quest adds two sessions of Outdoor Day Camp

For immediate release: July 1, 2008

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania’s Quest program has added two additional sessions to its schedule for Kids’ Amazon Adventure Outdoor Day Camp. The new sessions of the program for youths ages 10 to 14 are scheduled for Monday to Friday, July 21 to 25, and Monday to Friday, Aug. 4 to 8. The camp will meet daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on BU’s upper campus.

Participants will be able to experience activities such as rock climbing, kayaking, hiking, orienteering and high ropes at locations including the upper campus climbing wall and the Danville rock climbing area. Parents are responsible for providing transportation and must pick up campers at 3 p.m. every day.

For information or to register, contact Quest by e-mail at quest@bloomu.edu or by phone at (570) 389-4323. The registration fee is $120 per child.

Quest is a leadership development program at Bloomsburg University that serves students from the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and residents from throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. Quest has been in operation since the early 1970s.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 8,000 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Professional Studies, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.