Outdoor activities for kidsWritten by Admin
Spring break camps with an outdoor flare
• A spring break adventure camp in Jackson County will run March 9-13 for fifth through eight graders. The week will include hiking, biking, geocaching and indoor rock climbing with Jackson County Recreation and Parks.
The $225 cost includes transportation, activities and equipment. Space limited.
• A spring break camp in Waynesville April 6-10 will teach students in pre-K through seventh grade the basics of paddling at the Waynesville Recreation Center’s pool and later at Lake Junaluska.
Offered through the Waynesville Parks and Recreation Department. Cost is $95 for rec center members and $110 for nonmembers. Space limited.
Spring soccer gears up in Jackson
Spring soccer sign-up is underway with the Jackson County Recreation and Parks through Feb. 27, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., at the Cullowhee Recreation Center.
Games are Sunday afternoons starting in late March, with opportunities for children up to age 14 who turned 4 by Aug. 1, 2014. $40 for new players, $35 for returning fall 2014 players, with discounts for siblings and those with recreation memberships.