D1420 – ”Protection of Nature and Water Camp”

WHERE:

Enä-Seppä area at Vihti
(40 km northwest from Helsinki)

WHEN:

Jul 15th – Jul 26th, 2019.
Family Period Jul 15th - Jul 21st
Camp Period Jul 22nd - Jul 26th

ARRIVAL:

Helsinki-Vantaa Airport , Jul 15th at 12-18.

DEPARTURE:

Helsinki-Vantaa Airport , Jul 26th
Finnair (http://www.finnair.fi)

PARTICIPANTS:

20 participants, interested in nature.

AGE:

16 - 20 years

PROGRAMME:

The camp consists of two parts. The participants will first spend one week together with the host families to get an idea of the Finnish way of life.
During the camp week we all stay together in Enä-Seppä camp area. The camp site is located countryside near lake Enäjärvi. We will learn to know about the nature in the area, local activities and other interesting specialities of the area. The camp period is supervised by rotaries and two
local guides.

EQUIPMENT:

Your personal medication and suitable clothing for outdoors activities and hiking. The daytime temperature is typically between 15 – 25 °C. Water temperature is around 20 °C. Take your swimming suit with you.

CAMP FEE:

150 €

OTHER COSTS:

Students pay their travel costs to and from Helsinki. Organizing Rotaries will meet the students in the arrival airport and will take care of all ground transportations in Finland. Participants should have their own pocket money for personal spending; souvenirs etc.

INSURANCE:

Participants must have a valid insurance policy in case of sickness and injury. We urge the student to purchase the insurance from CISI Bolduc which is approved by Rotary. Select “Plan B” from the offered options.

APPLICATIONS:

The applicant must use the official Rotary Youth Exchange – Short-Term Exchange Program (STEP) Application form when applying to the camp.
The deadline for the applications is 15th April, 2019.

MORE INFORMATION:

Raine Nikander phone: +358 400506445
e-mail: Rotary.vihtinummelan (at) gmail.com

SEND ALL APPLICATIONS TO:

Torsti Poutanen phone: +358 44 290 7489
email: torsti.poutanen (at) kolumbus.fi
web: http://rye.fi

Download the invitation with furter information.