Summer Enrichment 2018

Survivor: Hickory Hills

  • Date: Tuesday, July 17-Wednesday, July 18 2018
  • Time: 9:00 AM June 13 —1:00 PM June 14, 2017
  • Group camping area, Hickory Hills Park, 3338 Hickory Hills Road, La Porte City, Iowa
  • Campers will have been in grades 4 and 5 during the 2017-2018 school year.  Limited to 20 campers
  • Cost: $50/person (includes all food and camping/recreation equipment)

La Porte-Dysart FFA members and Advisor, Louis Beck, will be your guides as you explore natural resources at Hickory Hills County Park.  Campers will learn and test their skills in archery, fishing, kayaking, hiking, habitat exploration, and tent camping. Campers will receive a follow-up letter prior to the event with instructions for camping gear.

Make checks out to Union Community School District (UCSD).



Greenthumb Camp

  • Date: Tuesday, June 5, 2018
  • Time: 9:00-11:00 AM
  • Where: Borton Greenhouse, Union High School (west/back side)
  • Participants will have been in grades K-3 during the 2017-2018 school year
  • Cost: $15 per person for materials and snacks
  • Class size: Up to 10 students

Students will learn and practice the basics of horticulture from plant propagation to transplanting to floriculture from La Porte-Dysart FFA members.  Students will plant seeds, propagate house plants, make a corsage, and create a flower planter all to take home to enjoy.

Make checks out to Union Community School District (UCSD).