Select Page
Camps are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9:00 am – 12 noon. All Camps are open to ages 6 to 14 and each camp is limited to 15 campers, so register today!
All Camps are $100 each, per Camper. ($80 for family members, Homesteader Level)

Members save 20%, Join Today!

Each day begins with De-Modernizing and a Class Photo. All Campers are encouraged to bring a snack such as apples, oranges, crackers, pretzels, etc.

Camp 1: Fun & Games

Weaving, Hand-spinning, Marbles, Jacks, Thaumatropes, Calling Cards, Butter Churning, Pie Making, and Soap Making

Camp 2: Tools of the Trade

Ropes and Knots, Quilting, Buzz Saws, Blacksmithing, and Home-made Ice Cream

Camp 3: Hop, Skip, & Jump into the Past

Hopscotch, String Games, Nail Art, Boat Making, Candle Making, Stick Weaving, Blacksmithing, Cornbread

Camp 4: Tea Party

Pillow Making, Soap Carving, Journal Making, Parlor Games, Lemonade Making, Tea and Scones

Pioneer Life:

Pioneer life includes a variety of activities drawn from the lists above. Every effort is made to tailor the curriculum to the registrants’ ages and previous camp attendance.

Depending on time, some activities may be added to the week. Some activities may be postponed or canceled due to inclement weather. If that occurs, alternate indoor activities are provided.

Contact Jamie Seibert for inquiries seibertj@chestnutsquare.org or 469-625-9002

Hours

Tues, Thurs & Friday 9am - 3pm
Village Tours: Thursday and Saturday at 11am

Contact Us

315 S. Chestnut Street McKinney, TX 75069

972-562-8790

X