our policy that in order for a student to be invited to Camp
Anderson (post-5th grade up to 12+ program) in July of each year-
the student needs to attend at least one MRP regional activity and
one overnight Statewide activity each year.
student needs to attend at least one MRP regional activity and one
overnight Statewide activity each year of the last 3 years including
the current year of the event for major events such as Cosmosphere
(similar to Space Camp) - for students in 7th – 9th grade and Close
Up (www.closeup.org) - for students in 10th-12th grade.
will be going to Close Up during the next school year, 2016-2017, in
***tentative plan for Cosmosphere will be during the school year
*****exceptions can be made case by case. i.e. new student moving
into a school district within MRP territory– please contact me if
you have any questions.
February 19-20, 2016: Elementary
Extravaganza - Entomology! - Statewide overnight activity for Students from
3rd through 6th grade - Lincoln, NE.
DEADLINE: February 10, 2016!
- Learn about insects, bees,
and a visit to University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Morrill Hall
(both registration and UNL
forms need to be signed and return to me)
- Friday starting at 3:00 pm
through Saturday by 1:30 pm (plus travel time)
March 5, 2016: Dr. Seuss Day: MRP
activity for students in K - 12th grade! Omaha, NE
Deadline is March 2, 2016.
Communication Contest for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing 2015-2016 -
CCDHH Registration for MRP
- Please return send a copy of your speech, CCDHH Registration, and
CCDHH Application to
April 30, 2016
Registration at 9:00 am and Contest begins at 10:00 am
Location: College Park (3180 W. USHwy 34, Grand Island, NE)
Deadlines: Registration and application due April 1, 2016 and
Speeches are due April 22, 2016
Remember - it is not about how well you write your speech, it is
how you present yourself on the podium - "How My Best Brings Out
the Best in Others".
May 14-15, 2016 - Nebraska Games and
Parks - Outdoors Family Weekend *not
sponsored by MRP
- space is limited
- Please review the
registration to make sure the activities are appropriate for
your family. Some activities have age restrictions.