2019 SUMMER FIELD TRIP SCHEDULE

            This summer we have scheduled 25 great field trips, and 17 visitors for our campers! Our field trips are scheduled for the morning when the temperature is cooler. This also allows us to hold swimming classes in the afternoons when it is warmer! Please look over the attached calendar of trips. All campers attending on a field trip day must go on the trip. There are no staff left at camp. If there is a field trip on a day that your child is not scheduled to come and you would like to have your child come along, call us, if we have room he or she is welcome to come along. Note: Regular camp fees are charged for any extra days that your child attends.
            All children participating on a field trip must wear a Dolly's Camp T-shirt or tank. The blue shirts help keep our children visible in groups. Extra T-shirts are available for $7.00 each.
            Although we do invite parents to come on most of our trips as long as there is room on the bus.  A list of trips for volunteers will be sent to you before the start of camp. We will pay admission, transportation, and lunch (When applicable.) costs for volunteers. The Director reserves the right to cancel any field trip that, in his opinion, lacks sufficient supervision. We will all ride in a school bus for field trip transportation. Note: These buses do not have seat belts.
            Please dress your child comfortably for the summer. We do a lot of water play. Pack your child's bathing suit and towel to camp in a bag or backpack. IMPORTANT! Please put your child's name on all items and apply sunscreen to your child prior to coming to camp. We ask that you send your child to camp in sneakers, water shoes are okay to change into for swimming or water play.
            Note: Camp is a full day program and we do not have diapering facilities. All campers must be toilet trained.                              
SWIM CLASSES
            Swim classes will be held daily for all campers (weather) permitting. Classes will be limited to up to nine campers. Swim classes are scheduled for 25 minutes. We will arrange classes by age and then ability. All swimmers must wear "bubble" flotation devices (we provide the bubbles) unless they can stand with their head above water or pass our swim test. A camper with open sores or cold symptoms will not be permitted to swim. Band-Aids are not permitted in the pool. All swimmers must wear a bathing suit. Shorts or cut-offs are not permitted in the pool.  Our pool is heated. The average water temperature is 86 to 90 degrees.

TRAFFIC PATTERN
PLEASE TURN AROUND IN OUR DRIVEWAY AND PARK FACING TOWARD RTE. 228. Please pull as far forward as space permits when parking to drop off or pick up your child. We need to keep traffic to a minimum on our street. Please try to keep your time at camp to a minimum to allow enough parking for other parents.
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DOLLY’S SUMMER DAY CAMP- 2019 FIELD TRIP SCHEDULE

NOTE: THERE ARE NO ADMISSION OR TRANSPORTATION CHARGES FOR FIELD TRIPS.

JUNE 26th (WEDNESDAY) - A field trip to the Hanover BOWL-A-WAY and do some Bumper Bowling.  We will leave camp at 9:00 a.m. SHARP!  Do not be late or we will be gone! We will stop at the Dollar Store in Hanover on the way back to buy a $1.00 item (You do not need to send $$). We will return at 11:30 a.m. Please wear your Camp T-shirts and socks today. Please tell us your child’s shoe size.

JUNE 28th (FRIDAY) - A trip to DALBY FARM in Scituate. We will leave camp at 9:10 a.m.  We will return at 12:15 p.m. Please put insect repellent and sunblock on your child before coming to camp. We will stop at McDonald’s on the way home. Send $5.00 if you want your child to have a happy meal. We will also stop at the Dollar Store to buy a $1.00 item (You do not need to send $$). Please wear your camp T-shirts and sneakers today.

JULY 1st (MONDAY) - A trip to the HINGHAM SHIPYARD CINEMAS. The movie will be Disney’s “Toy Story 4”.  Please send $5.00 to buy a popcorn/candy tray and a drink at the show. We will leave camp at 11:15 a.m. and return at 2:00 p.m. Please wear your Camp T-shirts today. The time may be adjusted depending on the starting time of the movie

JULY 8th (MONDAY)-A trip to The WEYMOUTH CLUB.  We will swim in the splash park and pool. We will leave camp at 9:30 a.m. SHARP! Do not be late or we will be gone!  We will return at 11:30 a.m. Please apply sunblock, wear your Camp T-shirt and bathing suit today!

JULY 9th (TUESDAY) – Our first field Trip to the HIGHLANDS COMMUNITY PLAYGROUND in Braintree. We will leave camp at 9:00 a.m. SHARP! Do not be late or we will be gone! We will stop at Papa Gino’s on the way home. Send $5.00 if you want your child to have pizza. We will also stop at the Dollar Store to buy a $1.00 item (You do not need to send $$). We will return at 12:15 p.m. Please wear your Camp T-shirt and apply sunblock today!

JULY 10th (WEDNESDAY) - A trip to Plymouth Harbor for a PIRATE CRUISE aboard the Lobster Tale! We will leave camp at 9:00 a.m. SHARP! NOTE: IF YOUR CHILD IS LATE, WE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO WAIT!  We will return at 12:30 p.m. Please wear your Camp T-shirts today!

JULY 11th (THURSDAY) - Our second trip to the SOUTH SHORE MUSIC CIRCUS. We will see “SNOW WHITE!” Please send $5.00 for a popcorn and a bottle of water to buy at the show. We will leave camp at 10:00 a.m. and return at noon. Please wear your Camp T-shirt today!

JULY 12th (FRIDAY) - A trip to THE BARE COVE FIRE MUSEUM in Hingham.  We will get a tour of the museum and get a fire truck history lesson. We will leave camp at 9:45 a.m.  We will stop at McDonald’s on the way home. Send $5.00 if you want your child to have a Happy Meal. We will also stop at the Dollar Store to buy a $1.00 item (You do not need to send $$). We will return at noon. Please wear your Camp T-shirt.

JULY 15th (MONDAY) - A field trip to the HULL CENTRAL FIRE STATION. We will get a tour of the station and see inside the fire trucks and ambulance. We will leave camp at 9:15 a.m. and return at 11:15 a.m. Please wear your Camp T-shirts today.

JULY 16th (TUESDAY) - A trip to tour the HINGHAM POLICE STATION - We will leave camp at 9:15 a.m. We will return at 12:15 p.m.  We will stop at Papa Gino’s on the way home. Send $5.00 if you want your child to have pizza. We will also stop at the Dollar Store to buy a $1.00 item (You do not need to send $$). Please wear your Camp T-shirts today!

JULY 18th (THURSDAY) –Our first trip to NANTASKET BEACH. We will stake out an area and build castles, stand in the shallow water, find interesting shells, and have fun! We will leave camp at 9:15 a.m. and return at 11:30 a.m. Please send your child to camp in a swimsuit and apply sun block. Please wear your Camp T-shirts today! If your child has not passed out swim test, he or she must wear one of our lifejackets. You can also request a lifejacket for your camper if he or she has passed our test.

July 22nd (MONDAY) – A second trip to the HINGHAM SHIPYARD CINEMAS. This time we will see ”The Lion King” Please send $5.00 to buy a popcorn/candy tray and a drink at the show. We will leave camp at 11:15 a.m. and return at 2:00 p.m. Please wear your Camp T-shirts today. The time may be adjusted depending on the starting time of the movie.

JULY 24th (WEDNESDAY) - A field trip to PATRIOTS PLACE in Foxboro. We will leave camp at 8:45 a.m. SHARP!  Do not be late or we will be gone! We will tour the Patriots Hall Of Fame and then we will tour the Bass Pro Shops. On the way home we will stop at Papa Gino’s in Weymouth. Please send $5.00 if you want your child to have pizza. We will return at 2:15 p.m. Please be sure to wear your Camp T-shirt and apply sun block. BE SURE TO NOTE THE EARLY DEPARTURE TIME!

JULY 31st (WEDNESDAY) -A trip to the KID ZONE IN NORWELL. We will play in the gym and in the other areas. We will leave camp at 9:30 a.m. We will return at 11:30 a.m.  Please wear your Camp T-shirts today! Please be sure to wear socks and your Camp T-shirts to camp today.

AUGUST 1st (THURSDAY) - Our second trip to The WEYMOUTH CLUB.  We will swim in the splash park and pool. We will leave camp at 9:30 a.m. SHARP! Do not be late or we will be gone! We will return at 11:30 a.m. Please wear sunblock and your Camp T-shirt and bathing suit today!

AUGUST 2nd (FRIDAY) -A trip to the CHILDREN'S MUSEUM in Easton. We will leave camp at 9:00 a.m. SHARP! Do not be late or we will be gone! We will stop at Papa Gino’s on the way home. Send $5.00 if you want your child to have pizza. We will also stop at the Dollar Store to buy a $1.00 item (You do not need to send $$). We will return at 12:45 p.m. Please wear your Camp T-shirts today!

AUGUST 5th (MONDAY) - A second trip to NANTASKET BEACH. We will stake out an area and build castles, stand in the shallow water, find interesting shells, and have fun! We will leave camp at 9:15 a.m. and return at 11:30 a.m. Please send your child to camp in a swimsuit and apply sun block. Please wear your Camp T-shirts today! If your child has not passed out swim test, he or she must wear one of our lifejackets. You can also request a lifejacket for your camper if he or she has passed our test.

AUGUST 6th (TUESDAY) – Our second field Trip to the HIGHLANDS COMMUNITY PLAYGROUND in Braintree. We will leave camp at 9:00 a.m. SHARP! Do not be late or we will be gone! We will stop at McDonald’s on the way home. Send $5.00 if you want your child to have a Happy Meal. We will also stop at the Dollar Store to buy a $1.00 item (You do not need to send $$).  We will return at 11:45 a.m. Please wear your Camp T-shirt today!

AUGUST 7th (WEDNESDAY) - New this year! A trip to ZOO OF NEW ENGLAND at Franklin Park – We will see the animals and exhibits and play on the best playground ever! We will leave camp at 9:00 a.m. SHARP! NOTE: IF YOUR CHILD IS LATE, WE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO WAIT! We will return at 2:00 p.m. Note we will eat when we return to camp. We will have snacks at the zoo. Please wear your Camp T-shirts today and apply sunscreen!

AUGUST 12th (MONDAY) – New this year! A trip to ALTITUDE JUMP PARK in Avon. We will bounce and play in the trampoline park and in the other areas. We will leave camp at 9:00 a.m. SHARP! Do not be late or we will be gone! We will return at 11:30 a.m.  Please wear your Camp T-shirts today! Please be sure to wear socks and your Camp T-shirts to camp today. You will also need to sign a waiver form for your camper to be allowed to jump.

AUGUST 14th (WEDNESDAY) – A third trip to NANTASKET BEACH. We will stake out an area and build castles, stand in the shallow water, find interesting shells, and have fun! We will leave camp at 9:15 a.m. and return at 11:30 p.m. Please send your child to camp in a swimsuit and apply sun block. Please wear your Camp T-shirts today! If your child has not passed out swim test, he or she must wear one of our lifejackets. You can also request a lifejacket for your camper if he or she has passed our test.

AUGUST 15th (THURSDAY) - Our second trip to the SOUTH SHORE MUSIC CIRCUS. We will see “CINDERELLA!” Please send $5.00 for a popcorn and a bottle of water to buy at the show. We will leave camp at 10:00 a.m. and return at noon. Please wear your Camp T-shirt today!

AUGUST 16th (FRIDAY) - A trip to the HULL LIFESAVING MUSEUM. We will get a special tour of the museum and learn some history. We will leave camp at 9:15 a.m. and return at 12:15 p.m. We will stop at Papa Gino’s on the way home. Send $5.00 if you want your child to have pizza. We will also stop at the Dollar Store to buy a $1.00 item (You do not need to send $$).  Please wear your Camp T-shirt today!

AUGUST 21st (WEDNESDAY) – A combined trip to the STOP AND SHOP STORE IN COHASSET AND THE CAROUSEL UNDER THE CLOCK. We will get a behind the scenes tour, free samples and snacks at the supermarket. Then we will go to Hull and ride the carousel and have a brick hunt to find the 21 Dolly’s bricks around the building. We will leave camp at 9:00 a.m. and return at 11:15 p.m. Please wear your Camp T-shirt.

AUGUST 22nd (THURSDAY) - A second field trip to the Hanover BOWL-A-WAY and do some Bumper Bowling.  We will stop at the Dollar Store in Hanover to buy a $1.00 item (You do not need to send $$). We will leave camp at 9:00 a.m. SHARP!  Do not be late or we will be gone! We will return at 11:30 a.m. Please wear your Camp T-shirts and socks today. Please tell us your child’s shoe size.

IMPORTANT! Please remember that our entire camp participates on all trips. If you arrive after the scheduled time of departure, there will be no staff at camp to watch your child. You will have to keep your child with you, meet us at our destination or bring your child back to camp after we have returned.

Note: Since our field trips are booked six months in advance, locations and times are subject to change.

  
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