Van Hoosen Museum Summer Programs
Little House by the Creek Day Camp
$35 Per Session | $30 Museum Members
Ages 7-11: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
June 26, July 17, July 31
This day camp is repeated 3 times during the summer. Each session ends with campers exploring the “shimmering” creek of Bertha Van Hoosen’s childhood after a day of doing some of her favorite chores, attending the schoolhouse that she loved, harvesting fruits and vegetables and visiting the final resting place of the Taylor-Van Hoosen family.
Little House in the Village Writer’s Camp
$135 Public | $120 Museum Members
Ages 9-12: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
August 18 – August 21
Enjoy four days of fun on our 16 acres and throughout our historic buildings and Stony Creek. The sites/sights, sounds, smell, tastes, and feeling are fodder for any budding young writer. The focus is on process not product, but does align with the Common Core Curriculum. Space is limited.
Terrific Tuesdays in the Garden (Parent-Child Program)
$5 Public | $3 Museum Members (Adults are free!)
Ages 3-5: 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Ages 6-10: 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
June 24, July 1, July 8, July 15, July 22, July 29, August 5
Get Growing! in the Children’s Garden every Tuesday. The morning programs are parent-child programs for ages 3-5 and include a story, snack, activity in the garden and craft.
Young gardeners, ages 6-10, will enjoy planting, harvesting, making, taking, cooking, and crafting with activities designed to cultivate a love of gardening.
Wet and Wild Wednesdays
No registration required
$3 Public | Museum Members Free
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Performers, giant water slides, fire truck and children’s garden
July 2, July 9, July 16, July 23, July 30
For more information and to sign up for these activities: http://www.rochesterhills.org/index.aspx?nid=511