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Wes Garis

Wes Garis is our Discovery Camp Facilitator.  During the summer, Wes supports campers and counselors alike in Discovery Camp. He enjoys leading science activities, reading stories to the elementary school campers, helping with liquid nitrogen explosions, and talking about microorganisms and space science with campers. His favorite camp activity is using a digital microscope to examine adorable microanimals with campers.

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