Summer Opportunities

Archaeology Camp 

Join us this summer for an exciting archaeological adventure! Archaeology has been called the handmaid of history. So much of what we know about the past is based upon careful examination of archaeological records. This summer, come learn some of the scientific principles and hands-on skills that real archaeologists around the world use to uncover the long-buried secrets of the past!

Dates:  June 19  -  June 23

Time: 8:45 - 12:00

Location: Holy Family Academy

Grades: students entering grades 5 - 9 in the fall

Instructors: Mr. Panka & Mrs. Conley

Fee: $150.00

$100.00 for each additional sibling

A limited number of partial scholarships of various amounts are available

Minimum enrollment: 15 students

Sign up deadline: May 31

 

Catholic Vacation Bible School

Theme: Our Lady of Fatima, 1917 - 2017

Date: June 26 - 29

Time: 8:45 - noon

Ages/Grades:
Pre-School: minimum 4 years old
Elementary: completed grades K - 6

Cost: $30.00

  • Maximum $75.00 per family
  • Scholarships available

Location: Holy Family Academy

Click here to sign up for CVBS

We need many adults and youth to make this program work smoothly. Would you prayerfully consider helping with this long held Holy Family tradition of providing a fun, family friendly way for our children to learn about their Catholic faith?

Click here to sign up to help with CVBS

Chant Camp

Nationally renowned expert Scott Turkington will teach this intensive course in Gregorian chant focusing on the medieval repertory of Western Plainsong, in the traditional square notation of the Middle Ages. No previous experience is necessary. Attendance at all four sessions is required. A copy of the Gregorian Missal will be provided to each student.

Dates: July 11 - 14

Time: 1:00 - 4:00

Grades: entering 9 - 12

Instructor: Scott Turkington

Cost: $50.00 per student

Location: Holy Family Academy

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Math Camp

We will cover all math topics appropriate for each grade level through math games, exercises and hands on activities. Students will work individually and in groups. This is a good way to keep math knowledge fresh during the summer. Students who would like more math challenge and who desire more practice should attend!

Dates: July 24 - August 3, Monday - Thursday

Time: 

  • Grades 3 - 5: 9:15 - 10:15
  • Grades 6 - 8: 10:30 - 11:30

Teachers:

  • Grades 3 - 5: Mrs. McGrath
  • Grades 6 - 8: TBD

Cost: $100/student

10 students minimum

Location: Holy Family Academy

Sign up deadline: Friday, July 7

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Reading Camp

Students will be exposed to several forms of reading comprehension strategies including age-appropriate elements of literature. Literature, non-fiction, and poetry units will be covered to apply these strategies. There will also be a section on note-taking.

Dates: July 24  August 3 (Monday - Thursday)

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Grades: entering 3 - 5

Cost: $100/student

Teacher: TBD

Location: Holy Family Academy

Sign up deadline: Friday, July 7

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Youth Choir Camp

Youth ages 6 - 17 are welcome to join us for the Holy Family Youth Choir Camp. This is a wonderful opportunity for young singers to further their musical and spiritual development, and to join together in spreading Christ's love through the beauty of song. Choristers will sing songs old and new, as well as work on basic music theory and ear-training exercises. All are welcome!

Dates: August 14 - 17

Time: 8:45  - 12:00

Ages: 6 - 17

Instructor: Nicholas Chalmers

Cost: $25/student ($75 family cap)

Location: Holy Family Church

Sign up deadline: August 1

Click here to sign up for Youth Choir Camp

Strings Camps

Open to all parish and HFA students. 

HFA will be partnering with St. Paul Conservatory of Music to bring beginning violin lessons to our parish. 

Date: August 21 - 23

Click here for more information or to register