May 26, 2016  

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Camp Live Oak to Have Fun with Nifty 50’s Theme at Gulf Park Campus

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The Live Oak Writing Project at The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Coast will host Camp Live Oak June 24 – 28 at the university’s Gulf Park campus in Long Beach. Designed for students entering third through sixth grades, Camp Live Oak will provide a fun environment where young writers will explore a variety of writing, art and music projects, as well as have fun learning about the 1950s.

Camp Live Oak, held from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. each day, will offer campers a variety of challenging and creative activities involving the writing process and beyond. The cost of camp is $175 and includes activities fee for materials, a t-shirt and anthology. Registration is limited to 20 campers and a non-refundable deposit of $85 is required.

Camp leaders are Live Oak Writing Project Teacher Consultants who are experienced teachers and writers. For more information, contact Catherine Tibbs at 228.214.3373 or email To register, visit the Camp Live Oak tab at