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Eagle Scout Ryan Zimny, a junior at LTHS, examines a wall fixture Thursday, March 9, in the sensory room he helped make at Shady Oaks Camp. Photos by Julie McMann/22nd Century Media
Eagle Scout Ryan Zimny (left) stands next to Shady Oaks Camp Executive Director Scott Steele, who is covered in red Thursday, March 9, at the opening of the sensory room at the camp.
Calming jellyfish are just one of the visuals to be seen in the camp’s sensory room.
Jeff Vorva, Freelance Reporter
9:02 am CDT March 15, 2017
An unused dorm at the Shady Oaks Camp in Homer Glen was a mess in November. It was 100 square feet of dust, must and rust with a little grime and slime, as well. And the toilets and sinks? Not good.