Summer Wizarding Academy
The 10th Annual Summer Wizarding Academy will be held
July 10th through 14th, 2017!
Campers entering grades 4 through 9 are welcome to attend.
ATTENTION all Harry Potter fans completing grades 4-9, it’s time for you to get your Hogwarts letter! This summer, revisit J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series in a fun, interactive, hands-on adventure. Get sorted into your house by the Sorting Hat, earn points for your house to win the House Cup, play Quidditch, solve riddles, test your knowledge of the wizarding world with fast-paced Trivia contests, and even receive correspondence from your favorite Harry Potter characters via Owl Post. It’s all waiting for you here at Wizarding Academy! This year, campers will be working in House teams to create Harry Potter comics, zines, and graphic novels. Skills like art, creative writing/storytelling, bookmaking, and design will be a focus of daily activities.
Open to students completing grades 4-9
Fee: $249 includes lunch
Deposit of $49 due with registration
Camp director Holly Hassel, UWMC associate professor of English and Women's Studies and co-author of the Critical Companion to J.K. Rowling, bring years of teaching experience, a love of literature and a passion for all things Harry Potter to the classroom.
Please take a moment to read this article in the Wausau Daily Herald about our instructor, Holly Hassel - click HERE.
This event is not sponsored by or endorsed by J.K. Rowling, Scholastic or Warner Brothers.