Safety Town Registration Opens

EUGENE, Ore. – Registration for the 2014 Safety Town opened Tuesday. Safety Town is a two-week program that introduces pre-school children to safety topics including pedestrian, bicycle, school bus, poison, fire, gun, home and water safety. Children will learn safety through instructions, songs and hands-on activities. Safety Town students will have an opportunity to explore … Continue reading »

Science Summer Camp Teaches Robotics

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Schools out for summer, but some students were back in the classroom Tuesday. It’s the final week of the STEM and Lego Robotics Summer Camp at Hamlin Middle School. Springfield Public Schools has offered three, four-day sessions to middle schoolers over the summer. Students learn about science, technology, engineering and math in … Continue reading »

Interview: Maude Kerns’ Art Camps

School’s almost out for summer and many parents are searching for ways to keep their kids busy. Maude Kerns Art Center is offering full-day art camps for kids 6 through 12 years old. MKAC Associate director Sabrina Hershey dropped by KEZI 9 News This Morning to show what the camps have to offer.

Memorial Day Campers Stay Close to Home

VENETA, Ore. — The wet weather didn’t put a damper on people looking to take advantage of the three-day weekend. Lane County campgrounds were packed by people who chose to get away for Memorial Day by pitching a tent close to home. Some call it a staycation; when it feels far away from home, but … Continue reading »

Willamalane Hosts Spring Break Camps

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Just because local kids are out of school this week doesn’t mean they’re just sitting at home with nothing to do. Dozens of kids enrolled in Willamalane‘s Spring Break Camp set in a make-believe theme park. Each day this week, they’ll get a chance to explore different areas of the parks with … Continue reading »