Utah Special Olympics and student volunteers from Utah Valley State College are teaming up to sponsor a family camp for Utah Special Olympics athletes and their family members Aug. 19-21 at Elk Meadows, a recreational area outside of Beaver.

The weekend retreat will feature a talent night, camp fire discussions, a dance, family games and many more activities.Family camp provides an opportunity for family members of the intellectually impaired to meet and openly discuss challenges, solutions and opportunities.

This is the fifth year of family camp. More than 150 family members are expected to attend.