Learning the Earth

June 12th, 2015 11:30 am

First Posted: 9/1/2010

The Earth Day Camp, sponsored by the Abington Area Joint Recreation Board, was held for six weeks during July and August. Held for middle school children at the Abington Community Park, the camp ran for three days each week. Approximately 50 students participated in a number of activities relating to environmental awareness, arts and crafts, health and fitness. Events included fishing, boating, hiking, golf, racquetball and other outdooractivities. Americorp students from Keystone College, La Plume, volunteered at the event.