Summer camp kids build a structure in the woods
The Petersburg Parks and Recreation Department Big Viking Summer Camp is in full swing and this week the theme for these campers is Ancient Ancestors.
“We are trying to teach the kids the hardships of living on the land,” Brigham Young University intern Jake Hartner stated. “This is obviously not a true Tlingit structure, but they are getting the idea behind the activity.”
Hartner and his wife, Tiffany, also a BYU intern, guided the children to the woods around Sandy Beach Park.
Campers Ines Larson and Melanie Chase were the main architects for the project with the remainder of the...