Children Summer Adventure Camp currently underway at Manali
Aim to provide a wholesome outdoor exposure to young boys and girls through educational, recreational and adventure activities
New Delhi, May 30 (HS): With an aim to provide a wholesome outdoor exposure to young boys and girls through educational, recreational and adventure activities, Western Command Children Summer Adventure Camp 2019 is currently underway at Manali till 2nd June. The seven day camp is being conducted under the aegis of Rising Star Brigade.
A total of 218 children from various units of Western Command of Indian Army have volunteered to attend the camp. During their stay in camp, children are enthusiastically participating in various indoor and outdoor activities, including trekking, rock climbing, river crossing, tent pitching and various adventure filled games & competitions.
Opportunities provided to the children during the camp help them in exploring the nature, make new friends and create lasting memories. The camp also intends to develop innovative thinking, hone natural skills and develop new hobbies. Towards that, activities to include painting, sketching, poster making, slogan writing & public speaking are also conducted.
In the series, this is second camp conducted by Army this year at Manali during the summer vacations of children, providing them a platform for turning into society conscious and responsible citizens.