Program Dates and Themes

(Grades K-4)


March 10: Dream it, Build it *(Grades K-8)

March 13: Astro Adventures

March 14: International Escapades

March 15: Child VS Wild

March 16: All About Summer Camp!

March 17: Celebrate CAMP FIRE




Grades: K-4
Drop Sites and Drop Off Times:

Camp Canwita (Ames): 7:00-8:30AM

McHose Park (Boone): 7:00-8:30AM

Camp Fire Service Center (Des Moines): 7:00-8:00AM

Pick Up Times (ALL SITES): 4:30-5:30PM



The packing list and health form can be accessed on our forms page. A health form must be completed since January 31, 2017 or submitted before the day of your event.
Join us for our "Out of School" days this fall!  Drop your camper off at one of our convenient drop locations and let them experience a day of excitement and learning at Camp Hantesa! Under the supervision of our trained staff, campers make new friends and interact with old ones through engaging programming. 
Each day includes transportation from one of our drop sites, a hot lunch, along with a morning and afternoon snack. 

Camp Fire Day Camp (School Day Off)

Camp Fire He​art of Iowa

2017 Spring School Day Off Programs
Fee: $37/day