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LSU UREC Tiger’s DEN Camp Registration Begins Today

02/06/2012 09:50 AM

BATON ROUGE – Priority registration for the LSU University Recreation’s Tiger’s Develop, Educate, Nurture, or DEN, summer camp opens on Monday, Feb. 6. Priority registration groups include returning families, LSU faculty/staff and LSU students. Camper registration will be accepted in person at the UREC Student Recreation Center and by mail. This year’s registration packet is available at www.LSU.edu/UREC/tigersden as a PDF download.

 

UREC Tiger’s DEN is a recreation-based day camp that provides a comprehensive program that promotes healthy lifestyles among school age children, ages 6 to 12. Camp activities encourage the campers to continue to grow and stay healthy. During each session, campers spend action packed days filled with sports activities, structured games, arts and crafts, swimming and weekly field trips dedicated to the session’s theme.

 

“I am extremely excited about the upcoming summer and the opportunities that Tiger’s DEN presents for the LSU community,” said Zach Wood, UREC Tiger’s DEN camp director. “We expect to be at capacity for camp for the entire summer, and we are in the midst of constructing a dynamic curriculum that builds on the foundation of past summers while introducing new age-appropriate activities for all children. Tiger’s DEN is committed to utilizing the resources available on LSU’s campus, and especially within University Recreation. For example, campers will benefit from activities and instruction in areas such as fitness, healthy lifestyles and adventure education, all of which are facilitated by accomplished professionals from those specific fields.”

 

For more information on UREC Tiger’s DEN, visit the LSU UREC website at www.lsu.edu/urec or contact Zach Wood at zwood@lsu.edu. The LSU community is encouraged to register early because sessions are expected to quickly reach capacity. Registration will open to the public on Feb. 27 for any unfilled camp sessions.

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