Education Outreach: Youth and Families

Family History Summer Camp 2019


Family History Summer Camp 2019: For one week only this June, the Tennessee State Library and Archives is delighted to host 20 half‐day campers for our Family History Summer Camp! Campers will discover their family’s past through genealogical research and fun, interactive games and activities. This camp is perfect for any history buff! The summer camp will also explore exciting stories about famous Tennesseans and Tennessee historical events through field trips, hands‐ on primary source investigation, and surprise guest appearances. Join us and unravel your own history mystery this summer!


Ages: Rising 4th graders through 8th graders

Dates: June 10‐14, 2019

Location: 403 7th Ave North, Nashville

Time: 8:00‐12:00 (Drop‐off as early as 7:00 AM)

Cost: $50/per camper

Registrations and payment:

Registration opens on Wednesday, February 13th. Registrations will close in early June or whenever the twenty camper slots are filled. Register early to secure your camper’s spot. To register your child for camp, please read, fill out, and sign our Family History Summer Camp Parent Information and Policies Packet available below.

Family History Summer Camp Parent Information and Policies Packet

Please return the required signed documents to Casey Gymrek via email Parents/Guardians may also choose to mail in the required paperwork with their camp payment. Checks for camp may be made out to and mailed to the following:

Tennessee State Library and Archives c/o Casey Gymrek
403 7th Ave North
Nashville, TN 37243

Questions? Contact us!
Casey Gymrek, Camp Director