Kroc Center in Grand Rapids has several summer programs and a whole list of events.
Grand Rapids, Michigan, July 14, 2014– The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, located on 20 acres in the city of Grand Rapids and will be hosting a family urban camping event, the first of its kind in the area, on Saturday July 26-27, 2014.
Volunteers from the BoyScouts , Bill and Paul's Sporthaus and Kroc Center krew will be on hand to help campers learn how to set up tents, learn camp fire safety and cook camp food recipes. Additional activities will include the slip and slide, a nature scavenger hunt, camp fire sing alongs, s'mores, archery, fishing, and arts and crafts projects.
Bill and Paul's Sporthaus will teach campers how to pump water with a hand held filter, share dehydrated camp food samples, and showcase modern camping gear and accessories.