KMS 6th Graders to visit a Michigan Global Village…

The KMS 6th graders have an opportunity to attend a night at a Global Village in Howell, Michigan.  Because of facility limitations on number of participants per visit, trips have been arranged for two weekends (March 9th & 10th) and (March 16th & 17th).  This is an overnight trip and will be chaperoned.


When:  March 9 to 10 and March 16 to 17

Departure from Kenton:  6:00 am (March 9) & (March 16)

Busing Transportation will be provided by Kenton City Schools

Arrival back to Kenton:  3:00 pm (March 10) & (March 17)

6th Grade Students and Parent/Guardian Reminders:

  • No Electronic Devices on Trip.  A Cell Phone may be brought but will be collected before departures and will be returned on the way home.
  • No Camera’s.  Several I-Pods will be available to use as cameras and provide the pictures online.


Students are strongly encouraged to bring the following items:


  • Sleeping Bag
  • Pillow
  • Hygiene Products
  • Appropriate Outside Apparel:
      • Winter Coat– Students will not be permitted to participate in the activities if he/she is not dressed appropriately.
      • Rain Proof Clothing
  • One change of clothing (forecast is calling for highs in the 40’s only)
  • 2 Sack Lunches- Food should be non-perishable.  One lunch will be Friday and one lunch will be for Saturday.
    • Drinks will be provided by WalMart
    • Please do not bring Snacks. Snacks will be purchased by chaperones.
For more information and to view a short informative video on Howell Nature Center, please click here
If you should have any additional questions, please email Mr. Jared Manns (Coordinator) at or call the Kenton Middle School at 419-673-1237.
For those that have an account on FaceBook,  and would like to see periodic updates of the Heifer Global Village trip you can do so by clicking Here





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