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Gain valuable experience helping with craft workshops, youth tours, and public events. Use the form below, call 562-206-2040 or email Rancho@RanchoLosCerritos.org to RSVP.

August 12-16, 10am-3pm Unplugged is a STEAM-focused day camp for pre-teens ages 11-13. Swap screen time for face time in this STEAM-focused day camp. Unplugged participants learn about science, technology, engineering, art and math, nineteenth-century style! Campers will explore topics including sustainability, adobe engineering, cooking, and art, while making new friends and building life-long memories.[…]

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New themes and longer hours for 2019! August 5-9, 10am-3pm; for children ages 6-10 Combining music and movement, art, and history, campers will be immersed in the culture of Alta California. Young Californios will make tortillas, pan for gold, create cascarones, swing a reata, and even learn basic folkorico dance steps! This program features a[…]

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New themes and longer hours for 2019! July 29-August 2, 10am-3pm; for children ages 6-10 Integrating playful exploration with nature-themed arts and science lessons, Nature Campers will explore their environment, make art from nature, identify plants and insects, turn leaves into paper, and write a group poem under the Rancho’s majestic Moreton Bay Fig tree.[…]

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New themes and longer hours for 2019! July 22-26, 10am-3pm; for children ages 6-10 Explore a different era of California history every day! Imagine the day-to-day lives of children from the 1700s through the 2000s. Each time period will be explored through the games, technology, and art of the era. Time-travelers will create an original[…]

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Join us at either 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. to hear about the fantastic opportunities high school volunteers have during the summer–helping with our day camps, special events, and/or gardening.

UnPlugged is a STEAM-focused day camp for pre-teens ages 11-13. Camp is from 10 AM to 3 PM and costs $160 for the week. Activities will include: • experimenting with pinhole cameras • competing in a Morse Code challenge • building a penny battery • navigating a pioneer obstacle course • learning to read a[…]

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Elementary-aged children learn about life in Old California through games, crafts, and hands-on activities in this week-long camp. Camp takes place from 10-2 p.m. M-F. This week’s theme, Adobe Adventures, explores Native American cultures and adobe engineering. Activities include: • digging for artifacts • making adobe by stomping the adobe pit • building miniature adobe houses[…]

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Elementary-aged children learn about life in Old California through games, crafts, and hands-on activities in this week-long camp. Camp takes place from 10-2 p.m. M-F. This week’s theme, Old Time Adventures, lets kids participate in many activities that were typical for a child in the 19th century. Activities include: • playing Victorian parlor games •[…]

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Elementary-aged children learn about life in Old California through games, crafts, and hands-on activities in this week-long camp. Camp takes place from 10-2 p.m. M-F. This week’s theme, Vaquero Adventures, explores life on a cattle ranch. Activities include: • tooling leather • making tortillas • panning for gold • roping a “cow” • creating cascarones[…]

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