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Kapaun Mt. Carmel Catholic High School
8506 East Central
Wichita, KS 67206
http://www.kapaun.org

     

This camp is a “Elevate” Catholic HEART Workcamp. It is open to those entering the 9th grade in the fall of 2017 and older.

MANAGER

Bonnie Toombs
Audra Emrich
chwc.wichita@gmail.com

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SCHOOL FACTS

  • Showers- Community Showers on site in locker rooms
  • Program Area- The Program Area is in a theatre and is air-conditioned.
  • Sleeping Arrangements- Campers sleep in air-conditioned classrooms.

WORKSITE INFO

Wichita has a good mix of traditional work sites (painting, yard work, building rehab) and social agencies. A few groups will be working to re-hab a local homeless shelter. Most sites are within 15-30 minutes of the school.

FREE DAY ACTIVITIES

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Rock River Rapids Water Park

This is a water park and aquatic center just minutes from the school.
http://www.rockriverrapids.com

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Old Cowtown Museum

Cowtown is a living history museum where you’ll experience life in the 1870s. Immerse yourself in a sampling of the sights, sounds and activities common to a Midwestern cattle town.
http://www.oldcowtown.org

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Kansas Underground Salt Museum (1hr away)

Travel 650 feet under the Kansas prairie into an active salt mine — the only one of its kind in North America! Experience a soothing 68 degrees in a totally unique and calming subterranean world.
http://underkansas.org

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Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center (1hr away)

The Cosmosphere is the most comprehensive space museum in the world. The space race is detailed in the museum with a large collection of Russian and American artifacts.
http://www.cosmo.org

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Worlds of Fun/Oceans of Fun – Kansas City (2.5 hrs away)

At Worlds of Fun, there are rides for everyone from thrill-seekers to families. If speed and adventure are for you, there’s our THRILL RIDES. If slower speeds are for you, the FAMILY RIDES will be perfect.
https://www.worldsoffun.com