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Frontier Days Kids Camp
June 26, 2019, 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
The Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch in Oologah will host Frontier Days Kids Camp from June 24 to 26. The camp will be three days of fun experiences, showing children what life on the ranch was like in the 1800s. Hands-on activities will teach kids ages 5–12 about the hard work of ranch life in a fun and entertaining learning environment.
Campers will converge on the ranch from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., with a chuck wagon lunch at the close of each day. Activities will include blacksmithing demonstrations, fence building, games from the time period, learning to do laundry on a washboard, leatherworking, rope making and hayrides around the ranch. Special guests will be a Cherokee storyteller and cowboy magician.
Registration is $45 per child for nonmembers and $30 per child for members. Children must be registered to attend, and the registration deadline is Friday, June 14. Each camper will receive a cowboy hat, shirt, rope, and other crafts, as well as lunch. Participants can register and pay at www.willrogers.com/frontier-days-kids-camp or call 918-341-0719 for more information.
The Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch is located at 9501 East 380 Road in Oologah.