Heritage & Culture
Museum Summer Adventures
In Person Camps
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!
Children ages 6-10, join Heritage and Culture for live in-person camp programs taking place throughout August at the Port Dover Harbour Museum and the Waterford Heritage & Agricultural Museum. Summer Adventures celebrates history and our local landscapes. Join us and become a “Treasure Hunter” or “Cast your Net” and learn about the history of commercial fishing.
Programs will take place at the Port Dover Museum on Tuesdays and at the Waterford Museum on Wednesdays from 9 am to 4 pm. To ensure the safety of our participants and staff, there will be a maximum of 6 participants per session. The cost is $30 per session. Extended hours are available at an additional fee.
** Camp programming will be available to the public when museums are permitted to open under provincial regulations. **
Shipwrecked – Tuesday, July 27 (PDHM)
Our camp is shipwrecked at the Port Dover Harbour Museum! Join us and help get the campers and crew back home safely.
Time Travelers – July 28 (WHAM)
Let’s do the time warp! Travel back in time to explore Norfolk!
Treasure Hunters – August 3 (PDHM)
Help us discover the missing treasure of Lake Erie! Enjoy crafts and explore the museum during this adventure filled day.
Camp’s Got Talent: Heritage & Culture Style – August 4 (WHAM)
Are you up for a challenge? Join us for a camp filled with games.
History Mystery: Danger in the Past – August 10 (PDHM)
Put on your detective hat and join us to decipher clues, find hidden messages and solve the history mystery.
Medieval Wednesday – August 11 (WHAM)
Discover machines, myths and monsters of the medieval era.
Cast Your Nets – August 24 (PDHM)
Board ship for this camp all about the history of recreational and commercial fishing in Norfolk! Learn about the Quance dam, Lake Erie and the Waterford ponds.
REGISTRATION IS OPEN!! To get started, set up your account with our new online registration platform PerfectMind, and add your children as additional family members:
To Create Your Account:
1. Click the link to take you to the login page
2. Click on the Sign-Up link (directly under the Norfolk County logo).
3. Fill in all required fields using the primary account holder’s information.
Once your account has been created you can add additional family members, if applicable.
For more detailed instructions, https://www.norfolkcounty.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/PerfectMind-Account-Creation-Adding-Family-Members.pdf