Each day of the camp will consist of some voluntary work for the benefit of the local community and intercultural learning activities. Before lunch the participants will do light voluntary work in the different institutions in Narva: non-formal learning centre VitaTiim, center for kids with special needs Matveika, youth centre Merci, etc. The work will involve painting of walls and paths; repairing benches and tables; doing little renovation works; cleaning local area, gardening; planting trees; organizing activities in camp for local kids and youth. The work will be often outdoors. Participants will be split in few smaller groups for the work period. ProgramAfter lunch participants will have an opportunity to run Language Cafe in their mother tongue or other language they speak fluently. Participants will take part in different creative workshops. All participants will be encouraged to contribute to the program and organize some art or creative workshops, run music or sport activity for other participants and local youth. Furthermore, every day there will be one country presentation with its culture, traditions, languages, music, songs, cuisine organized by the participants themselves. As you will be requested to make your country presentation, we ask you to bring some materials: postcards, posters, maps, symbols of your country or region, music or popular national games, etc. typical for your country or region. You will be encouraged to share your hobbies, special skills and interest with other camp participants and local youngsters. There will be one day off in the camp and at least one day for travel outside Narva. Camp program also includes sightseeing in Narva, visits to Narva Castle, Narva Town Hall, Narva College of Tartu University. Participants can visit SPA-centre in Narva-Joesuu and animal farm. If weather is hot it will be possible to spend day on the sea side.
Accommodatie en maaltijden
AccommodationParticipants will stay in a hostel in shared rooms. Group leader will stay there with participants. Participants will get meal 3 times per day (breakfast, lunch and dinner) which will be made according their dietary needs / please mention them
Locatie en vrije tijd
LocationNGO VitaTiim is located in the centre of the Narva town. Close with place located shops, park, castle, etc. The camp will take place in the town of Narva, the 3rd largest city in Estonia and the easternmost point of the European Union. It lies 212 kilometers from Tallinn (the capital of Estonia) and 130 kilometers from St. Petersburg in Russia. The city stands on the left bank of the River Narva, 14 kilometers before it flows into the Gulf of Finland. At the estuary of the River Narva lies a small resort town Narva-Joesuu which is famous for its pine woodlands and nice sandy beaches. Trips to Narva-Joesuu will be trips organized for the camp participants. More info about Narva on http://www.narva.ee/en/for_tourists/page:469, http://tourism.narva.ee/?mid=252 Leisure There is plenty to do in Narva with concerts, annual festivals and open-air shows that take place both in the inner yard of the Narva Castle and elsewhere in the town. There are several sport halls, swimming pool, fitness clubs and many other opportunities for outdoor sports and leisure time activities.
Special requirementsThe camp language is English. The age of participants is 15 i 17. NB Smoking and drinking alcohol are absolutely prohibited in the camp according to the Estonian legislationParticipation feeDue to lack of financial support for the project from local community the participation fee of 280 Euro is requested from volunteers to cover the costs of board, lodging, diverse leisure time activities as well as administrative and pedagogical costs. This fee is different from sending organization s fee paid at home, and it has to be paid by volunteers upon arrival to the camp or by bank transfer before the beginning of the camp. If you prefer latter please ask our bank details from your sending organization.