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 Day Camp - Arts
 
CHARLOTTESVILLE BALLET | SUMMER DANCE CAMPS & CLASSES
Charlottesville Ballet Academy (CBA) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and the official training school of the Charlottesville Ballet. CBA offers Summer Camps for students ages 3-18 and a 6-week session of Summer Classes for ages 2-Adult. The Academy's unique curriculum promotes health and wellness while ensuring a solid foundation of dance technique. Summer Camps are divided by age and each camp will culminate with participants performing in a free showcase for family and friends in the on-site studio theatre. Choose from the following themed camps: Exploring Dance Camp, Fairytale Princess Camp, Swirl into STEAM Camp, Confidence Camp for Girls, Tap Summer Intensive, Cinderella Camp, Hawaiian Hip Hop Dance Mix Camp, Storybook Ballet Camp, Musical Theatre Camp, and Young Dancer Summer Intensive.
1885 Seminole Trail, Charlottesville, VA 22901, Email: info@charlottesvilleballet.org.
Web Site: http://www.CharlottesvilleBallet.org/Summer
434-973-2555.

 
CHARLOTTESVILLEFAMILY FUN FAIR & CAMP EXPO - THANK YOU!
THANKS TO ALL WHO VISITED THE EXPO! Over 2,000 people came out on Sunday, February 10 and had a lovely time at the annual CharlottesvilleFamily Fun Fair & Camp Expo while getting information about summer camps, family-friendly businesses and more! A special thank you to our wonderful sponsors: ACAC Charlottesville, Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital, Blue Ridge Bank, The Little Gym of Charlottesville, Pediatric Associates of Charlottesville, Gracie Charlottesville, Carter Mountain Orchard & Chiles Peach Orchard, Ben & Jerry's, WVIR NBC29, Z95.1 and DoubleTree by Hilton! If you missed the fair or want more camp information, continue shopping for camps on our Online Camp Fair!
Web Site: http://ivypublications.com

 
DMR ADVENTURES
Located in the Belmont Neighborhood of Charlottesville, DMR Adventures specializes in pre-professional theater training for students of all ages and levels. Our summer camps take students on fast-paced 1-2 week long adventures to create FOUR fully staged productions including Frozen Jr. and Hairspray Jr.! Our Broadway guest artists provide a challenging and professional environment, giving students tools and skills to take with them whether they pursue professional, collegiate, or community theater. We are also offering camps that will focus on intensive vocal training and on camera acting. If you are more of a behind the scenes type, we have SEVEN technical theater camps to choose from this summer. Our Broadway Bound and Teen Conservatory camps are audition only, please email us for more information.
Email: dmradventures@gmail.com.
Web Site: http://DMRAdventures.com
434-227-4710.

 
LEE ALTER SUMMER ART CAMP
I focus on positive reinforcement in the creative process. Positive interaction with other children is important and hand stimulation in relationship to the thinking process is helpful. We use watercolor, graphite, and some mixed media including collage. We have a different project each day for the 5 day camp. The children paint a group mural on canvas. All the art work goes home on poster board ready to be framed. For ages 3-12 yrs. Camps held Mon-Fri, 10-12:30. Camp dates: June 10-14, 17-21; July 1-5, 8-12; July 29-August 2; August 5-9.
Mcguffey Art Center, Email: leealter@mac.com.
760-9658.

 
SPECTRUM SUMMER PROGRAMS AT TANDEM FRIENDS SCHOOL
Spectrum runs from June 10-July 19 (2 week sessions) and offers an exciting array of creative classes for grades 1-7 including, African drumming, crafts, theater, fencing, cooking, Irish dance, visual arts, and box city. All classes are designed to pique new interests. Tandem's campus provides a friendly relaxed environment for creative self-expression. Registration will be available online at tandemfs.org in in early February.
Email: fsmith@tandemfs.org.
Web Site: http://www.tandemfs.org

 
SUMMER THEATER CAMP AT LIVE ARTS
SPEND YOUR SUMMER IN THE SPOTLIGHT! In these intensive camps, young performers, ages 4-18, work with a team of experienced theater artists to learn the techniques of performance and put on a summer season of plays and musicals. Campers hone their skills in singing, dancing, acting, improvisation, playwriting, and more! This year's camps include "Alice in Wonderland," "101 Dalmatians," Comedy Camp, Playmaking, Musical Theater Showcase, Mini-Camps and more! 1, 2, and 3-week day camps run from Monday, June 10th, to Saturday, August 17th.
123 E. Water St., Charlottesville, VA 22902, Web Site: http://summeratlivearts.org
434-977-4177.

 
SUMMER THEATER RESIDENCY AT THE PARAMOUNT THEATER
The Paramount Theater is excited to bring back Creative Dramatics this summer for a week-long theater residency! Compass Creative Dramatics (CCD) is a Chicago based touring company that partners with community organizations to offer creative, engaging theater programming designed to provide arts enrichment and cultivate personal growth and character. CCD’s one week residency provides an opportunity for students to work alongside two professional artists in mounting a full musical production on The Paramount’ stage! The residency begins with an audition, followed by a week of rehearsals and theater workshops, and culminates with an original 60-minute musical adaptation of a classic children’s story. CCD provides all the elements of the production:– professionally designed and produced music, costumes, props, sets, and make-up –to make an unforgettable experience for everyone!
Email: cathyvonstorch@theparamount.net.
Web Site: http://www.theparamount.net
434-293-1000.

 
WILSON SCHOOL OF DANCE SUMMER CAMPS
1. Wilson School of Dance offers fun camps for ages 3-17 in Jazz, Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Contemporary and Broadway Jazz. Dancers have fun with crafts, dance stories, snack time and lots of teacher attention. 2. Students gain poise and confidence complete with a mini performance for families the last day! Ages 3-6 love our PRINCESS! FROZEN! BALLET- Dance with Anna, Olaf and Elsa and wear a tutu and tiara. New! Afternoon Princess Camp 2:30-5pm, June 17-20. For ages 6-11 enjoy arts and crafts, stories, videos, snacks, dance with friends and, "Try it all" with HIP HOP/JAZZ/TAP/BROADWAY/BALLET! Try the cool HIP HOP/JAZZ from June 24-27. For higher level dancer our INTENSIVE WORKSHOP- BALLET/JAZZ helps students learn technique, hair & makeup, acting, and try their own choreography; Ages 8-15, 2 levels. Want to dance in a parade? Take the JAZZ TAP- BALLET for ages 7-13 and dance in the 4th of July parade in Earlysville. Love makeup? Win $50 for best stage face in the class "Broadway and Hip Hop," Ages 5-7 and 8-13.
3114 Proffit Road, Charlottesville, VA 22911, Email: juanita@wilsonschoolofdance.com.
Web Site: http://www.wilsonschoolofdance.com
434-973-5678.

 
WOODWORKING WITH CHILDREN SUMMER CAMPS
An introduction to the joy of building, for girls and boys ages 5-14. A workshop experience using hand tools. Children choose their project, then we build it. Weekly camps held Monday through Friday, 9:30am-12:30pm or 12:30-3:30pm in June, July & August, (except for July 8-19 and August 5-9). Returning woodworkers may stay all day. We also offer Saturday workshops, after school, spring break, scouts and birthday parties. Instructor Judy Cahill is an experienced carpenter with a BA in Education. Please join us.
1104 Forest Street, Charlottesville, Email: JCahill5@aol.com.
Web Site: http://www.kidsoutandabout.com/woodworking.html
434-979-1220.

 
 Day Camp - Outdoors
 
LIVING EARTH SCHOOL
Thanks for voting us the #1 Summer camp in Charlottesville! Come experience something special and see what kids and parents are raving about! Living Earth School has been getting kids nature connected since 2002. We offer both day and overnight camps for boys and girls, 7-17 years. Kids come alive with adventure, explore the woods through deep nature connection, make new friends and learn to feel at home in the natural world. Campers spend their day with mature, knowledgable staff who are truly dedicated to the children, their learning and growth. The days are spent learning survival skills, fire by friction, shelter building, wild edible plant harvesting, campfire cooking, swimming in mountain streams, tracking animals, native crafts and more.
101 Rocky Bottom Ln, Afton, VA 22920, Email: livingearthva@gmail.com.
Web Site: http://www.livingearthva.com
540-456-7339.

 
MOUNTAINTOP MONTESSORI SUMMER CAMPS
Serving age 3-rising 6th graders. Mountaintop offers multiple programs that explore ecology, the arts, or Spanish all summer long. Sprout campers (age 3-rising k) discover new tastes and fragrances while picking and preparing produce from the garden, listen carefully for the sounds of birds and insects, and discover the joy of dirty hands while exploring topics in zoology, botany, and art. SEED campers (rising 1-6) learn to cook with seasonal ingredients harvested straight from our garden, collect eggs and care for our chickens, develop strong connections within our ever-changing ecosystem, practice environmental stewardship, and venture to VA rivers, forests, farms, and orchards on weekly field trips. Our art camps (rising 1-6) range in theme and mediums, including pottery and painting. More details here: http://mountaintopmontessori.org. Please reach out to director, Shelby Snedeker with any questions: ssnedeker@mountaintopmontessori.org.
440 Pinnacle Place, Charlottesville, VA 22911, Email: ssnedeker@mountaintopmontessori.org.
Web Site: http://mountaintopmontessori.org
434-979-8886.

 
TRIPLE C CAMP
Charlottesville's #1 Day Camp. Experiences for rising K-11th graders, on private, safe, acres of recreation. Horseback Riding, swimming everyday (daily lessons for K-3rd), Hi & Low Ropes Course, sports, nature, arts & crafts, and so much more. Experiential, educational and FUN. Mature, well-trained, caring staff. Lunch and two snacks INCLUDED. Round trip transportation available. Our camping professionals are excited to meet your family and share time on a personal tour. Contact us for a visit or to learn more about how to provide the ultimate summer experience for your camper(s)!
920 Camp Road, Charlottesville, VA 22902, Web Site: http://www.tripleccamp.com
434-293-2529.

 
VIRGINIA OUTSIDE
Virginia Outside offers fishing and outdoor adventure day camps in the Charlottesville area starting at age 6. We also offer overnight camps throughout the state and beyond for those wishing to extend their adventure to new waters.
Email: tsclarkson@virginiaoutside.com.
Web Site: http://virginiaoutside.com
804-272-6362.

 
 Day Camp - Special Interest
 
CAMP HOLIDAY TRAILS
Children with medical needs age 7-17 can enjoy and benefit from one or two week camp sessions over the summer and mission-based year-round programs. Apply at: www.campholidaytrails.org.
400 Holiday Trails Lane, Charlottesville, Va 22903, 434-977-3781.

 
CASPCA CRITTER CAMP
The CASPCA Critter Camp is for rising 3rd-6th grade animal lovers. These one-week camps are from 9am-3pm Monday through Friday at the CASPCA. Each session consists of 20 campers and 2 camp counselors. Camps include animal-related educational activities, animal interactions, visits from special guests, fun animal-themed crafts and more.
3355 Berkmar Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22901, Web Site: http://www.caspca.org
434-973-5959.

 
CHILD DEVELOPMENT LABORATORIES AT UVA
The Child Development Laboratories at UVA are a group of four developmental research labs: the BabyLab, the Early Development Lab, the Early Social Development Lab and the Jaswal Lab. Each lab is led by a different faculty member with interests in children's cognitive and social development. Children between the ages of 0 and 12 years old can visit the labs to play games and help researchers understand how children think and learn about the world.
Web Site: http://www.childdevelopmentlabs.org
434-243-5234.

 
COVENANT SCHOOL STEAM & SPORTS CAMP
The Covenant School is pleased to introduce you to new STEAM and sports camps to be held this summer. We are excited to offer local students the opportunity to participate in the STEAM Discovery Academy, where The Covenant School and other local students explore all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. STEAM Discovery Academy challenges students to think on their feet, evaluate challenges, and experiment their way to solutions. Local educators and professionals challenge students to explore in a fun, safe environment, that combines entertainment and education. Also, our partnership with The Covenant School provides the facilities and experienced sport instructors for students of all abilities to establish or reinforce sportsmanship and hone skills while training in their sport. Our athletic programs aim to not only excite and train skills but incorporate knowledge pertaining to the science of the sport. Optional academic courses enhance athletic training by incorporating the science of the sport.
1000 Birdwood Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903, Web Site: http://www.covenantschool.org
220-7309.

 
KIDSCOLLEGE SUMMER STEM & ARTS ACADEMIES AT PVCC, FLUVANNA & CATEC
Explore over 115 hands-on, fun STEM & Arts Academies located at PVCC campus 6/10-8/9 (rising 3rd-9th graders), Fluvanna 6/3-14 (rising 1st-9th grade) and CATEC 6/17-28 (rising 7th-10th graders). STEM: Robotics, Coding, Virtual Reality, Minecraft, Drones, 3D Printing, Engineering, App.iO & more! Arts: Sculpture, Movie-making, 3D Art, Drama, Photography & more! Weekly, half and full day programs. Scholarships available. Online registration open late January.
Piedmont Virginia Community College, 501 College Drive, Charlottesville, Email: kidscollege@pvcc.edu.
Web Site: http://www.pvcc.edu/kidscollege
434-961-5354.

 
STEAM DISCOVERY ACADEMY
STEAM Discovery Academy offers students the opportunity to explore all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Students are challenged to think on their feet, evaluate challenges, and experiment their way to solutions in a fun, safe environment that combines entertainment and education.
Email: info@STEAMDiscoveryAcademy.com.
Web Site: http://www.STEAMDiscoveryAcademy.com
434-987-3918.

 
UVA SUMMER CAMPS AND PROGRAMS
UVA Summer Reading Camps: Fun 2-week camps to boost and enrich literacy skills (4-year olds though Primary Grades). ~~ UVA Summer Reading Program: An intensive 3-week intervention (Kindergarten through Middle School) to maintain or build literacy skills. ~ ~ UVA SPLISH: Intensive, six-week speech-language therapy program for children ages 2-7 with a diagnosis of Autism targeting verbal expression, comprehension, turn-taking, and initiation skills. More info: https://curry.virginia.edu/events/splish-2019-event ~~ UVA SPLASH: Twice a week program for preschoolers designed to address speech-language concerns, fostering literacy, social skills, and individual speech goals. More info: https://curry.virginia.edu/events/splash-2019-event ~~ For all inquiries call the Sheila Johnson Center at UVA: 434-924-7034.
Web Site: http://curry.virginia.edu/services-outreach/sheila-c-johnson-center
434-924-7034.

 
VIRGINIA DISCOVERY MUSEUM
Whether your child is new to the summer camp experience or already knows the ropes, the Virginia Discovery Museum's week-long, half-day camps for children 4 to 8 feature small camper-to-counselor ratios and offer kids opportunities to gain confidence, make friends, and learn about new things, from art, cooking, and literature to chemistry, coding, engineering, space, and more.
524 East Main St., Charlottesville, VA 22902, (East End of the Downtown Mall), Email: programs@vadm.org.
Web Site: http://vadm.org/summer-camps
434-977-1025 x104.

 
 Day Camp - Sports
 
ACAC SUMMER CAMP
The acac team enjoys working to make sure that all campers have fun and stay safe throughout the summer. With tons of indoor and outdoor activities to choose from, camp acac has something for everyone, including Preschool Camp, Day Camp, Middle School Camp and Specialty & Sports Camps. Camp is open to both members and non-members.
200 Four Seasons Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22901, Web Site: http://acac.com/charlottesville/youth/summer-camp/

 
BOAR'S HEAD RESORT: KIDS'CLUB SUMMER CAMP
The Boar's Head Resort Kids' Club Summer Camp is a state-licensed program designed for children from ages 5 to 10 years old and offers a fun and positive environment, enrichment activities and satisfied kids! With a different theme each week, campers have plenty to enjoy including playing a variety of sports, conducting experiments, crafting art projects, learning about nature and enjoying time in the pool. Activities are structured and age appropriate to make sure we meet each and every camper's needs. All activities take place on our 600 acre resort or inside of our state-of-the-art sports club that houses an expansive gym, tennis & squash courts, a climbing wall, outdoor swimming pools and much more. For more details, call our sports club at (434) 972-2237.
200 Ednam Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22903, Web Site: http://www.BoarsHeadResort.com
434-972-2237.

 
LITTLE GYM, THE
Give your kid the summer camp experience without the bug bites, poison ivy and week-long commitments. Combining fun physical activity, games, and arts & crafts, we'll help your child beat the summer heat by staying cool at The Little Gym. Your child will spend three adventure-filled hours a day on a unique, exciting quest with their friends. Each week revolves around an interactive learning theme with different, creative lesson plans that will keep your child moving and engaged in what is sure to be tons of serious summer fun! Don't forget to check out our Skill Thrill Camps, for those friends ready to take their gymnastics skills to the next level. By the end of Summer, they'll stick the landing when they handspring back to school. Part and full day options.
2075 Bond Street, Shops at Stonefield, Charlottesville, VA 22901, Web Site: http://www.thelittlegym.com/charlottesvilleva
975-5437.

 
ROCKY TOP CLIMBING CAMP
Rocky Top offers week-long climbing summer camps for boys and girls between 8 and 17 years old. We teach the fundamentals of rock climbing through good listening, decision-making skills, and having fun! By the end of the week, your child will be ready for real rock. We celebrate the end of our summer camp with a grand finale - a day outdoors at a local "crag" (aka climbing spot). At the end of camp, your child will be certified to belay at Rocky Tops climbing gym and will receive a Certificate of Completion. Harness, shoe, and helmet rentals are provided for all campers at no additional cost.
Web Site: http://www.rockytopclimbing.com/
434-981-3306.

 
SOCA SUMMER FUN
SOCA is proud to provide the finest soccer camp experience and the most comprehensive summer programs in central Virginia. A complete listing of available offerings can be found on the SOCA website. SOCA's experienced, professional, hard-working staff is ready to help develop each player while building an increased passion for soccer through enjoyable, active, skill-centered activities. Camps are available for all ages and ability levels. Players will enjoy an excellent camp environment on top quality fields. Visit www.SOCAspot.org for more info. Contact Bill.Mueller@SOCAspot.org with questions. SOCA office: 434-975-5025.
Email: Bill.Mueller@SOCAspot.org.
Web Site: http://www.SOCAspot.org
434-975-5025.

 
THE FIRST TEE OF THE VIRGINIA BLUE RIDGE
The First Tee of the Virginia Blue Ridge provides fun, affordable, and empowering opportunities for children ages 5-18 to learn important life skills and core values such as sportsmanship, integrity, and perseverance through the game of golf. We offer spring, summer, and fall sessions at multiple locations. Equipment is provided and scholarships are available. For more information, visit our website: www.thefirstteevirginiablueridge.org.
2421 Ivy Road, Suite 120, Charlottesville, VA 22903, Email: nicolecattley@thefirstteevbr.org.
Web Site: http://www.thefirstteevirginiablueridge.org
434-987-0165.

 
WOODBERRY FOREST SUMMER CAMPS
Since 1967, Woodberry Forest's summer camps have been getting boys outside to play their favorite sports or try new ones. Visit woodberry.org/camps or call 540-672-6044 to register today! The Father-Son Weekend will be June 7-9 (ages 5-10), Lacrosse Camp will run July 10-13 (ages 12-16), Basketball Camp will run July 14-17 (ages 9-16) and Football Camp will run July 18-21 (ages 12-16).
Web Site: http://woodberry.org/camps
540-672-6044.

 
 Day Camp - Traditional
 
ACAC SUMMER CAMP
The acac team enjoys working to make sure that all campers have fun and stay safe throughout the summer. With tons of indoor and outdoor activities to choose from, camp acac has something for everyone, including Preschool Camp, Day Camp, Middle School Camp and Specialty & Sports Camps. Camp is open to both members and non-members.
200 Four Seasons Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22901, Web Site: http://acac.com/charlottesville/youth/summer-camp/

 
BOAR'S HEAD RESORT: KIDS'CLUB SUMMER CAMP
The Boar's Head Resort Kids' Club Summer Camp is a state-licensed program designed for children from ages 5 to 10 years old and offers a fun and positive environment, enrichment activities and satisfied kids! With a different theme each week, campers have plenty to enjoy including playing a variety of sports, conducting experiments, crafting art projects, learning about nature and enjoying time in the pool. Activities are structured and age appropriate to make sure we meet each and every camper's needs. All activities take place on our 600 acre resort or inside of our state-of-the-art sports club that houses an expansive gym, tennis & squash courts, a climbing wall, outdoor swimming pools and much more. For more details, call our sports club at (434) 972-2237.
200 Ednam Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22903, Web Site: http://www.BoarsHeadResort.com
434-972-2237.

 
BOYS & GIRLS CLUB
Provides diverse activities that meet the interests of all youth. These core programs engage young people in activities that enable them to develop self-esteem and to reach their full potential. Offering programs in five core areas: Character & Leadership, Education & Career Development, Health & Life Skills, the Arts, and Sports, fitness and recreation.
P.O. Box 707, Charlottesville, VA 22902, Web Site: http://bgclubcva.org/
434-971-9400.

 
CHARLOTTESVILLE PARKS AND RECREATION SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS
Traditional and Adaptive Recreation Camps offer a comprehensive program that focuses on extended learning and recreational activities, programs and field trips. Activities include: swimming, sports, indoor/outdoor games and play, crafts, enrichment activities and more.
Web Site: http://www.charlottesville.org/parksandrec
434-970-3260.

 
OAKLAND SCHOOL & CAMP
Oakland's 5-week program blends academics and traditional camp fun. Students can enjoy outdoor activities such as swimming, horseback riding, or archery (just to name a few) while avoiding the summer slide with reading, math, or maybe even phonics. Every student also receives at least one daily one-to-one session that is focused on their needs at the time. With both a boarding and day option, Oakland offers something for everyone. Apply now and join us June 24-July 24, 2019.
Email: admissions@oaklandschool.net.
Web Site: http://www.oaklandschool.net/summer-program
434-293-9059.

 
YMCA CAMPS
With camp locations at the Brooks Family YMCA in McIntire Park and the Crozet YMCA in Claudius Crozet Park, the Y offers a licensed, full-day (7:30am-6pm), affordable ($185/week) traditional summer day camp experience that includes swimming three days a week and two off-site field trips. Whether its sports, arts and crafts, science and nature or just plain fun, children have the opportunity to build self-confidence, independence and creativity and parents are assured that their children are in a fun, friendly, caring and safe environment. At the Y, every summer can be the best summer ever!
Web Site: http://www.piedmontymca.org
434-974-9622.

 
 Residential - Out-of-state
 
CAMP ALLEGHANY FOR GIRLS
A nearly 100-year-old traditional outdoor girls camp with a personalized touch that nurtures each camper's summer goals in areas of head, heart, and hands. Inclusive mentorship culture and a "no mean girls" ethos. A spirited camp life includes campfires, singing, activities, nature, friendship. Screen-free, outdoor living. Overnight session of one-week for the youngest Mini Campers (rising 2nd-rising 5th grade); Three-week Term Camp for rising 2nd-rising 11th graders; Six-week Leaders-In-Training Program for 16-year-olds. Weekend Mother-Daughter camp, and one-week Family Camp for all ages and for dads, grandpas, & brothers, too! Inspiring growth through honor, loyalty and friendship. Picturesque river valley flanked by mountains and near the bustling and hip Southern charm of historic Lewisburg, West Virginia. Near to The Greenbrier. Join us for our 98th summer!
Lewisburg, WV, Web Site: http://www.campalleghanyforgirls.com
304-645-1316.

 
CAMP HIDDEN MEADOWS
Spectacular location and quality program. Co-ed, overnight, ages 6-16. 1, 2, 3 and 4 week sessions. Located in the beautiful Allegheny Mountains two hours west of Charlottesville. Activities include: horseback riding, white water rafting, extensive arts, sailing, mountain boarding, canoeing, backpacking, climbing wall, outdoor climbing tower, organic gardening, farm animals, mountain biking, rock climbing, soccer, basketball, volleyball, lacrosse, fishing, outdoor living skills, high ropes course, swimming, yoga, 1000 foot zipline and more! Since 1992 providing summers full of fun, friends and new adventures. Accredited by the American Camp Association. View videos, arrange a tour and more at www.CampHiddenMeadows.com.
17739 Potomac Highland Trail, Bartow, WV 24920, Web Site: http://www.camphiddenmeadows.com
800-600-4752.

 
CAMP NAKANAWA FOR GIRLS
Camp Nakanawa is a traditional summer camp offering a program designed to enable each camper to acquire skills in various activities in a positive atmosphere that develops character and a spirit of unselfishness. Camp Nakanawa nurtures a fun-filled environment in which to make lifetime friendships and gain true self-confidence. We offer one two week session in June and one four week session in July.
1084 Camp Nakanawa Rd Crossville, TN 38571, Email: campnak@campnakanawa.com.
Web Site: http://www.campnakanawa.com
931-277-3711.

 
CAMP RIM ROCK
Girls ages 6-15 overnight. Our 68th season! Multiple week sessions available. Horseback Riding (over 70 horses), Performing Arts, Arts & Crafts, Sports (tennis, golf, volleyball, and more), Aquatics (kayaking, tubing, paddleboarding and swimming). Horseback Riding Specialty Camp. Mini Camp for 1st-3rd graders. ACA accredited. Less than 2 hours from D.C. on over 500 acres.
Yellow Spring, WV 26865, Email: info@camprimrock.com.
Web Site: http://www.camprimrock.com
347-746-7625.

 
CAMP TWIN CREEKS
Welcome to Camp Twin Creeks, a summer camp for kids ages 7-16 in the Allegheny Mountains. With over 60 years of history, we exclusively offer a traditional two week program; campers arrive and depart together, enabling them to form lasting friendships. A totally complete summer camp experience! At Camp Twin Creeks our philosophy and beliefs are very simple. We aim to provide children with a fun, safe and happy summer home. Campers will try new activities, learn new skills and make new friends. Each of these components makes Camp such a special place.
HC 82 Box 132, Marlinton, WV 24954, Web Site: http://www.camptwincreeks.com
800-451-8806.

 
MCCALLIE SPORTS CAMP
McCallie Sports Camp has become one of the most popular and successful camps of its type in the Southeast. A variety of athletic activities are combined with trips and other fun events. Emphasis is on fun, sportsmanship, and participation regardless of a boy's athletic ability. Whether playing his favorite sport or learning a new sport, each boy leaves with a feeling of satisfaction and achievement -- and has fun! PHILOSOPHY: Provide boys of various athletic abilities an action-oriented camp with an emphasis on fun and participation. McCallie School's motto is "Man's chief end is to glorify God and to enjoy Him forever."
Chattanooga, TN, Email: sportscamp@mccallie.org.
Web Site: http://www.mccallie.org
800-672-2267.

 
SCIENCE CAMP WATONKA
Science Camp Watonka is a small family owned Boys sleep-away Summer Camp in the Poconos. Accredited by the American Camp Association, Watonka offers a unique hands-on Program with Electronics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computers, Robotics, Earth Science, Video, and more. As well as the sciences, our fully elective program includes a full range of crafts, waterfront and sports activities plus dirt bikes and one of the most extensive ropes courses in the North East. Set up a tour, or visit online to join other science enthusiasts in over 50 seasons of safe and successful camping.
P.O. Box 127, Hawley, PA 18428, Web Site: http://www.watonka.com
888-741-4336 .

 
 Residential - VA
 
ASTROCAMP VIRGINIA SCIENCE & ADVENTURE SUMMER CAMP
The rolling hills of Staunton Meadows and Lake Harvey create a unique summer camp experience for boys and girls ages 8-14! AstroCamp Virginia is a science and adventure summer camp located in Clover, Virginia. Campers come each summer to make memories, have fun, and get hands on science and astronomy training while participating in a variety of activities from the scientific to the fun! AstroCamp is a STEM program that pushes campers to deepen their science understanding by participating in space explorations, playing in our state-of-the-art labs, build and launch rockets, and have time nearly every night to use our large array of telescopes to explore the night skies. Campers come to AstroCamp Virginia from all over the country and even internationally to live for a week in a our serene and beautiful camp setting.
8144 Mt. Laurel Rd, Clover, Va 24534, Email: registrar@gdi.org.
Web Site: http://astrocampsummerva.org
(888) 836-1212.

 
BLUE RIDGE SCHOOL CAMP
Blue Ridge School is excited to make our campus and faculty available for the greater community to use throughout the summer. We sponsor several exciting programs in the summer and throughout the year. In 2019 several wonderful high quality sports and outdoors programs are planned, please visit our website for details.
St. George, VA, Web Site: http://www.blueridgeschool.com/programs/summer-programs
434-985-2811 .

 
CAMP CHOP
Ready for a delicious summer experience? Camp CHOP provides a fun and dynamic hands-on educational experience for campers passionate about the culinary arts. In our state-of-the-art teaching kitchen, our aspiring chefs will learn the basics of cooking, baking, and kitchen safety, while having an enriching, memorable, and fun summer camp experience. The Camp CHOP instructional team includes professional chefs, veteran teachers, camp professionals, and scientists. Campers feel right at home creating delectable dishes at their own cooking stations. Camp CHOP ismore than just in the kitchen! Campers can participate in outdoor adventures such as the giant swing, fishn float, water obstacles, go-karts; evening programs like fort building, moon landings, spa night, ice creams socials, techno dance parties; and elective activities including paintball, scavenger races, 3D printing, drone flying, building water rovers, and LARPing,just to name a few.
8144 Mt. Laurel Rd., Clover, VA 24534, Email: registrar@gdi.org.
Web Site: http://campchop.org
888-836-1212.

 
CAMP FRIENDSHIP - PALMYRA, VA
Camp Friendship is a traditional sleep-away camp for children ages 7-16. With over 35 activities to choose from, campers are free to explore, discover, and grow in a safe and accepting environment. Family owned since 1966, Camp Friendship welcomes campers and staff from all over the world. Camp Friendship is accredited by the American Camping Association and sets the benchmark for an overnight camp experience. Call to arrange a tour or visit us online!
Email: info@campfriendship.com.
Web Site: http://www.campfriendship.com
434-589-8950.

 
CAMP HORIZONS
Established in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia in 1983, Camp Horizons is a diverse community of campers and staff from across the United States and around the world. Our co-ed programs are designed for campers ages 6-16 and range from the arts to science, outdoor education to equestrian, high ropes to swimming, and so much more. We also feature two specialty camps: Equestrian and Camp Up with People! We are dedicated to making sure that campers experience their best summer ever at Camp Horizons and come to see their new camp friends as their new camp family.
3586 Horizons Way, Harrisonburg, VA 22802, Email: camp@horizonsva.com.
Web Site: http://www.camphorizonsva.com
540-896-7600.

 
CAMP MONT SHENANDOAH
We are a traditional, overnight, all girls camp located in Bath County, Virginia. Our campers enjoy many activities, including swimming in the beautiful waters of our river, canoeing, horseback riding, tennis, archery, arts & crafts, drama, sports and more! Girls live in rustic and cozy cabins. We have a well trained, mature, and responsible staff comprised of young women who were once campers. We are honored to say that we have a high return rate of campers for our Three & Six Week sessions with that rate reaching 88% for 2019! As an older camp that was started in 1927, we are steeped in rich tradition and values. Girls depart CMS with many skills, lifelong friends, and the courage and confidence to become resilient, competent, and successful young women.
Bath County, Virginia, Email: Info@CampMontShenandoah.com.
Web Site: http://www.CampMontShenandoah.com
540-997-5994.

 
CAMP MOTORSPORT
For the camper who loves to hear those famous words "Start your engines!", Camp Motorsport offers exciting and dynamic motorsport focused summer camp programs. Featuring 3.5 miles of flat track, custom made paved go kart track and 20 miles of off-road trails, aspiring racers, novice through expert alike, learn the finer points of driving technique from qualified instructors on our racing go karts and off-road buggies. In addition to gaining valuable seat time, campers get hands-on experience with the STEM (Science, Technology, Engeneering, Math) aspects of automotive design. When not driving, Camp Motorsport still has all the fun summer camp activities campers expect including a private lake with inflatables, swimming and boats and gaga ball just to name a few. Sign up today for any one of the six, one-week sessions, and put some speed into your summer!
8144 Mount Laurel Road, Clover, Va 24534, Email: info@guideddiscoveries.org.
Web Site: http://campmotorsport.org
888-836-1212.

 
CAMP ROANOKE
Nestled within 700 acres of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, Camp Roanoke is conveniently located just off Interstate 81 exit 132. Since 1925, our campers have enjoyed outdoor adventures such as canoeing, field games, hiking, campfires, outdoor skills, environmental education, and the challenge course complete with a 44-foot climbing tower, zip line and giant swing. Older campers will enjoy off-site excursions like rock climbing, kayaking, surfing, and horseback riding. Our affordable tuition includes lodging, meals, and everything needed for a week of outdoor adventure and fun. Camp Roanoke is accredited by the American Camp Association and offers a full season of residential summer camps for youth that will create memories to last a lifetime.
6498 Dry Hollow Road, Salem, VA 24153, Web Site: http://www.CampRoanoke.com
540-387-6114.

 
CAMP STRAWDERMAN
Camp Strawderman is an all-girls camp with a long and rich tradition of good old fashioned summer fun for girls ages 6-17. There are cabins, large halls, a craft shop and a trading post all built in rustic style. Stony Creek, flowing through the camp, provides facilities for swimming. The camp has its own stables with over forty horses. The mountain trails encourage hiking and horseback riding and offer alluring opportunities for the study of trees, flowers, birds and animal life.
Edinburg, Virginia, Email: margaretgouldman@olg.com.
Web Site: http://www.campstrawderman.com/
301-868-1905.

 
CAMP YOGAVILLE
Camp Yogaville is Integral Yoga® for kids and a week-long summer camp, in the heart of Virginia, for children ages 7-14. It's a great opportunity for your kids to share and relate to one another in a yogic way. Campers will enjoy 700+ acres for activities like swimming, hiking, and crafting, learn about yogic ideals, like compassion and non-violence, eat delicious, nourishing and healthy vegetarian meals, practice Hatha Yoga every morning, learn about Pantajali's Yoga Sutras, sleep in rustic cabins, learn a few Sanskrit chants and gain strength, confidence and peace.
Email: camp@yogaville.org.
Web Site: http://www.yogaville.org/camp-yogaville
969-3121 Ex.127.

 
FERRUM COLLEGE SUMMER ENRICHMENT CAMP
Academically motivated students, (ages 8-14), experience campus life at this co-ed residential camp while participating in a variety of fun-filled activities and challenging projects. Enrichment classes include: Cooking 101, Equine Studies: All About Horses, Hogwarts Academy I (OWL) and II (NEWT), Living 1800 Style, Map and Compass, The Music in My Head, Play Writing, STEM Projects, Summer Theater, The Ferrum Challenge, CSI, Mythology, Creative Crafting and French. Traditional summer camp fun includes swimming, skit night, dance, theme days, and more.
PO Box 1000, Ferrum College, Ferrum, VA 24088, Web Site: http://www.ferrum.edu/fcsec
888-508-7822.

 
LIVING EARTH SCHOOL
Thanks for voting us the #1 Summer camp in Charlottesville! Come experience something special and see what kids and parents are raving about! Living Earth School has been getting kids nature connected since 2002. We offer both day and overnight camps for boys and girls, 7-17 years. Kids come alive with adventure, explore the woods through deep nature connection, make new friends and learn to feel at home in the natural world. Campers spend their day with mature, knowledgable staff who are truly dedicated to the children, their learning and growth. The days are spent learning survival skills, fire by friction, shelter building, wild edible plant harvesting, campfire cooking, swimming in mountain streams, tracking animals, native crafts and more.
101 Rocky Bottom Ln, Afton, VA 22920, Email: livingearthva@gmail.com.
Web Site: http://www.livingearthva.com
540-456-7339.

 
NEXT LEVEL SUMMER CAMPS AT LIBERTY MOUNTAIN SNOW CENTER
Choose a 6 day or 14 day overnight camp session. Campers will be coached with riders of similar ability levels and will be able to safely progress in their skiing or boarding on the year-round slope with coaching sessions, freeride times and competitions. Campers will stay in dorms on the beautiful Liberty University campus, dine in the university's food court and also be able to enjoy other activities like bouldering at the Lahaye Rock Wall, hiking, skateboarding at the Liberty Mountain Skate Park and more.
Web Site: http://www.liberty.edu/snowflex/summer-overnight-camp/
434-582-3539.

 
VIRGINIA OUTSIDE
Virginia Outside offers fishing and outdoor adventure day camps in the Charlottesville area starting at age 6. We also offer overnight camps throughout the state and beyond for those wishing to extend their adventure to new waters.
Email: tsclarkson@virginiaoutside.com.
Web Site: http://virginiaoutside.com
804-272-6362.

 

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