EXTRA! EXTRA! A Journalism Summer Camp

from 1770s to 1970s


June 19-23, 2023 at the Museum
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day

EXTRA! EXTRA! A Journalism Summer Camp will be held at The National Stars and Stripes Museum and Library on June 19 to June 23, 2023 from 10am to 4pm each day.

Campers will be researching, investigating, interviewing, and participating in activities to publish a special summer camp edition of the Stars & Stripes to share the importance of reporting in documenting the wars that shaped our country’s history. Activities will include calligraphy, quill pen writing, sending messages with a cipher, rifle drills, and more!

Each day will focus on a different era. We will be covering the Revolutionary War on Monday, the Civil War on Tuesday, World War 1 on Wednesday, World War 2 on Thursday, and the Vietnam War on Friday.

This day camp is open to children ages 8-13. The registration fee is $50. Registration includes all activities, an exclusive camp t-shirt, daily snacks, and lunch on Friday. Space is limited to 28 campers, so register early!

Registration Deadline: June 7, 2023

Registration is Closed

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17377 Stars and Stripes Way,
Bloomfield, MO 63825