OMK Upcoming Events

2020 Schedule of Events 

Ohio Military Kids 2020 events listed below 

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March Events 

March 28 & 29 - Family Overnight Event (West Central, Ohio)

- Enjoy wholesome family fun on the farm while engaging with animals and other farm related activities.

- Military Youth Ages: 6-12 and Parent(s)

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April Events

April 4 & 5 - Family Overnight Event (Northwest, Ohio)

Have a chance to meet and greet zoo animals while learning animal care. Have the opportunity to take a night hike to see more animals at night.

- Military Youth Ages: 5-12 and Parent(s)

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April 18 - Hero Camp (Central, Ohio)

- Participants will learn about and help with grooming, horse painting and equine assisted games. Embedded with learning about the about the animals and how they are taken care of. A strong family workshop will also be offered at this camp. Workshops include interactive discussions and presentations on education, family resilience, family preparedness, finances and safety.

 Military Youth Ages: 8-12 + Parent program 

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April 25 - Hero Camp (Northeast, Ohio)

Have the opportunity to spend the day at a horse camp where participants will be able to learn about horses and how they are taken care of. A strong family workshop will also be offered at this camp. Workshops include interactive discussions and presentations on education, family resilience, family preparedness, finances and safety.

Military Youth Ages: 6-12 + Parent program

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may events 

May 2 - Hero Camp (Northeast, Ohio)

- Engage in hands-on S.T.E.M. related activities and programming at a youth development facility. A strong family workshop will also be offered at this camp. Workshops include interactive discussions and presentations on education, family resilience, family preparedness, finances and safety.

Military Youth Ages: 6-12 + Parent program 

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May 16 & 17 - Family Overnight Event (Southwest, Ohio)

Lessons about how animals adapt and how that mirrors our lives. Stay the evening and see the afterhours work and effort that goes into the property.

Military Youth Ages: 5-12 and Parent(s)

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May 30 - Hero Camp (Northeast, Ohio)

Resilience and emotional wellness program that utilizes an equestrian based program. A strong family workshop will also be offered at this camp. Workshops include interactive discussions and presentations on education, family resilience, family preparedness, finances and safety.

Military Youth Ages: 5-12 + Parent program

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June Events

June 5-9 - Teen Leadership Camp (Central, Ohio)

The camp setting will present an environment conducive to building skills in life and as a leader. 

Military Youth Ages: 12-17 

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June 27 & 28 - Family Overnight Event (Southwest, Ohio)

-  Explore the world beneath your feet! Discover why some minerals and even animals glow-in-the-dark, make glow-in-the-dark creations, and take a guided tour of the cave exhibit. Adventure into the museum for exploration and educational programming.

- Military Youth Ages: 6-12 + Parent(s)

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July events

July 10-12 - Teen Leadership Weekend (Central, Ohio)

Teens will participate in a variety of sessions and discussions focused on developing leadership skills, all while exploring all that the zoo has to offer. Participants will spend a day engaging in hands-on science activities and experiments that will be sure to challenge and inspire

Military Youth Ages: 12-17 

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July 16 - Hero Camp (Central, Ohio)

Learn about healthy living styles from college athletes along with how they balance school, sports, and life. A strong family workshop will also be offered at this camp. Workshops include interactive discussions and presentations on education, family resilience, family preparedness, finances and safety.

Military Youth Ages: 6-12 + Parent program

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August events

Please note the change in originally scheduled dates for CKI. The current dates are reflected below as two separate weeks - one for TEEN CAMP and one for YOUTH CAMP. 

Please review CKI 2020 FAQ to answer any of your questions regarding this change.

August 3-7 - Camp Kelleys Island TEEN CAMP

- Ages 12-15: Teen Camp

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August 7-11 - Camp Kelleys Island YOUTH CAMP

- Ages 9-11: Youth Camp 

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August 21-23 - TROOP & FAMILY CAMPS (Camp Willson)

These camps will allow families to build stronger bonds during the "easy times" therefore building family resilience for the "hard time". Each camp will provide a unique experience. Activities that be available at your selected camp are: waterskiing, sailing, kayaking, bike riding, family games, crafts, campfires, high ropes, zip line, canoeing, hiking, basketball, archery, fishing, and more

Any Military Family 

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August 28-30 - TROOP & FAMILY CAMPS (Camp Whitewood)

These camps will allow families to build stronger bonds during the "easy times" therefore building family resilience for the "hard time". Each camp will provide a unique experience. Activities that be available at your selected camp are: waterskiing, sailing, kayaking, bike riding, family games, crafts, campfires, high ropes, zip line, canoeing, hiking, basketball, archery, fishing, and more

Any Military Family

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September events

September 11-13 - TROOP & FAMILY CAMPS (Campbell Gard)

These camps will allow families to build stronger bonds during the "easy times" therefore building family resilience for the "hard time". Each camp will provide a unique experience. Activities that be available at your selected camp are: waterskiing, sailing, kayaking, bike riding, family games, crafts, campfires, high ropes, zip line, canoeing, hiking, basketball, archery, fishing, and more

Any Military Family

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September 19 & 20 - Family Overnight Event (East Central, Ohio)

Have the opportunity to go on a safari tour and learn about the animals that live there.

Military Ages: 6-12 and Parent(s)

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September 25-27 - TROOP & FAMILY CAMPS (Camp Ohio)

These camps will allow  families to build stronger bonds during the "easy times" therefore building family resilience for the "hard time". Each camp will provide a unique experience. Activities that be available at your selected camp are: waterskiing, sailing, kayaking, bike riding, family games, crafts, campfires, high ropes, zip line, canoeing, hiking, basketball, archery, fishing, and more

Any Military Family

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december events 

December 12 - Winter Wonderland

 

 

 

                                                                   

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