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Pirates take over the UWI Vacation Camp

For Release Upon Receipt - June 16, 2009

St. Augustine

Channelling one of Disney’s most successful films, The University of the West Indies (UWI) will host its annual vacation camp under the theme “Pirates of the Caribbean”. The camp, created for children ranging from five to fifteen years of age, will be held from July 6th to 17th (Session One) and from July 20th to August 7th (Session Two). The camp will be based in the Common Room, Canada Hall, UWI and will run each day from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

This exciting camp is committed to providing children with a safe and engaging experience. Participants will be taken be exposed to arts and crafts, sports and computer activities. They will also be taken on field trips to explore our islands. The cost for participation in the camp ranges from $500 for Session One to $750 for Session Two.

For further information, or to register for the camp, please visit Student Advisory Services, First Floor, Student Administration Building, UWI, or call Mrs Shala Vance at (868) 662-2002 Ext. 3847, or Ms Jacqueline Chase at (868) 662-2002 Ext. 2338.




  • Mrs Shala Vance

  • Tel.: (868) 662-2002 Exts3894 or 2338.
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