Preview offers sneak peak of Castle camps


By Tami Wenger - For Civitas Media



Logan Boggs shows Jericho Kious how to throw a spear.

Logan Boggs shows Jericho Kious how to throw a spear.


Tami Wenger | for Civitas Media

Preview attendees Alex and Amanda McCrae enjoy the Drawing Room at Mac-A- Cheek Castle.


Tami Wenger | for Civitas Media

Alexa, Jessa and Sophia don costumes for Castle Faire & Dragons Lair.


Tami Wenger | for Civitas Media

The children get a lesson about types of wood inside Mac-A-Cheek Castle from Zack Moore.


Tami Wenger | for Civitas Media

Children and adults alike enjoyed the Castle Camp Preview at Mac-A-Cheek Castle, West Liberty, on Saturday, May 30. According to owner Margaret Piatt, this free program was provided with a grant from The Mary Eleanor Morris Fund of the Columbus Foundation.

Castle staff was present to give a taste of the Castle Camps available this summer. In June the following camps will be offered: Castle Faire & Dragon’s Lair and American Boys & Girls Club. In July they are Shawnee Life in the 18th Century, Pirates Rule, and Art and Science of Nature. Tours were also available for free today for children with adults getting a discounted price. For more information about the 2016 Castle Camps check online at www.piattcastles.org or call 937-2821.

Logan Boggs shows Jericho Kious how to throw a spear.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/13/2016/06/web1_IMG_2448.jpgLogan Boggs shows Jericho Kious how to throw a spear. Tami Wenger | for Civitas Media

Preview attendees Alex and Amanda McCrae enjoy the Drawing Room at Mac-A- Cheek Castle.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/13/2016/06/web1_IMG_2458.jpgPreview attendees Alex and Amanda McCrae enjoy the Drawing Room at Mac-A- Cheek Castle. Tami Wenger | for Civitas Media

Alexa, Jessa and Sophia don costumes for Castle Faire & Dragons Lair.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/13/2016/06/web1_IMG_2460.jpgAlexa, Jessa and Sophia don costumes for Castle Faire & Dragons Lair. Tami Wenger | for Civitas Media

The children get a lesson about types of wood inside Mac-A-Cheek Castle from Zack Moore.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/13/2016/06/web1_wood.jpgThe children get a lesson about types of wood inside Mac-A-Cheek Castle from Zack Moore. Tami Wenger | for Civitas Media

By Tami Wenger

For Civitas Media

Tami Wenger is a regular contributor to this newspaper.

Tami Wenger is a regular contributor to this newspaper.