MANNERS CAMP USA
great hope of society is in individual character.”
Our youth needs to be able to distinguish the
difference between reality and the shock and awe of MTV and their
pop culture. Welcome to this one week etiquette
camp for children ages 8 – 12. The mornings will be filled with etiquette
training to be followed each day with a tutorial lunch. The afternoons will
be fun- filled with excursions to museums, concerts, even Disneyland as well
lessons in golf, tennis, sailing, horseback riding (English instruction), swimming,
and red- cross life saving skills plus a component on ballroom dancing!
The goal of this camp in addition to the etiquette learned will
be to begin laying the foundation for the development of moral
character within our youth.
A sampling of what will be covered:
Respecting others/no gossip please!
Art of Introductions/Titles/Forms of Address
Secrets to Remembering Names
Developing Listening Skills/calmness in speed/pitch
Art of Conversation/peers/adults/strangers
Speech Presentation/style/audience eye contact
Goal setting/developing a life map
Value of Journal Writing/visualization
What is a statesman? Qualities?
Museum, concert and theatre etiquette
Poets/Great composers/concert music
Stationary Etiquette/writing thank you notes/invitations/personalized
Etiquettes of Tea/history/black and green tea versus herbal
Punch Bowl etiquette
Party Etiquette/helping at home
How to be the perfect guest
Travel & packing skills/overnight stays
Each day the child will have practice and instruction on table
etiquette during the lunch hour. Following the lunch they
will participate in the outside activities of instruction.
On the fifth
day there will be a formal dinner with parents where the
children will participate in a formal presentation and
will receive a Certificate
of Completion. For those parents living outside the
Newport Beach, California area, you are welcomed to come
with their child and
enjoy a mini vacation while visiting California! Please
contact our offices for we have a reduced lodging rate
at the hotel should
you be interested.
Please enroll today as we have to limit the size of the class. Summer Camp for 2007 is full but we are compiling a waiting list to receive information for the 2008 Summer Camp which will be offered in Laguna Beach, California. Please let us here from you if you wish to receive further details.
A $100 deposit is necessary
to reserve your child’s
Five Day Camp
Register Today !
Diane Diehl Company
- Diane Diehl
Diane Diehl Company