ProgramCamp program includes sightseeing in Estonian capital, meetings with organizations, social games, performances in the open air, actions for peace and nature protection, discussions at the round table, presentations of the countries camp participants and volunteers represent, team projects, etc. Each day of the camp will have a country presentation, a subject to learn or discuss and a related activity. Teenagers will stay in the camp activities zone from 10.00 to 17.00. There is at least one day of travel outside Tallinn. Camp activities will take place in a school situated in the centre of the city. To activate teenagers and run the program there will be 3 international volunteers and members of the local school staff.
Accommodatie en maaltijden
In the apartments of the host families in Tallinn and its suburbs or directly in the school under supervision of group leaders. Travel cards and pick up service will be provided. Participants will stay in a separate or shared room. You do NOT need a sleeping bag. Participants will have breakfasts and dinners in their host families, lunches i all together in the city.
Locatie en vrije tijd
LocationTallinn is the capital of Estonia with population of 450 000 people. See information on http://www.visittallinn.ee/engTerminalAirport, bus station, harbor in Tallinn. Pick up by families at the point of arrival is possible upon request.The meeting place will be in the school In Down-Town at 14:00 on your arrival date at Joe str 3, Tallinn.Leisure timeThere are a lot of possibilities for leisure time activities since camp will take place in the Estonian capital Tallinn where one can find attractions for any taste: sightseeing, museums, festivals, concerts, etc.
Special requirementsWe will welcome any ideas to improve the program and your active participation in it. Some knowledge of spoken French or German or Spanish is required in this camp. The age of participants is 14 - 16. We ask you to bring some materials like postcards or posters and maps, any symbols of your country, music or popular national games, etc. which are typical for your country or region. Participation feeUnlike the traditional voluntary camp there will be informal educational activities and alternative language practice. Camp program implementation involves costs for board, lodging, local transport, materials, excursions, visits, cultural activities and general administration. Since neither EstYES nor its camp partner ALPS receives any financial support for this camp from state or municipality, to make the camp happened we have to charge participation fee of 250 Euro, which is different from your sending organization s fee paid at home. It has to be paid by participants upon arrival to the camp or by bank transfer before the beginning of the camp.