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2012 Kids Summer Camps in Dallas Ft Worth

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Dallas Ft Worth

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Summer Camps for Kids in Dallas Ft Worth

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Wow, hard to believe it’s time to start planning for our kids summer camps. Whether you live in Dallas, Ft Worth, Plano, Frisco, Grapevine or Arlington, we have something just for your child: from art, dance and day camps to sports, science and technology, we have over 40 great choices to make you summer camp planning simpler. Click on one of the links below to jump to the camps you are most interested in.

Art Camps   Chinese Immersion   Dance Camps  Day Camps   Drama Camps
Gymnastics Camps   Horseback Riding   Just for Girls   Music  Reading
Science and Technology
Sports and Fitness  Swimming  Texas Lice Squad

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Art Camps – DFW

Color Me Mine, the Paint-It-Yourself Ceramics Studio

Paint Pottery Frisco summer camps

3401 Preston Road, Suite 10
Frisco, TX 75034
972-668-6201
frisco@colormemine.com
www.frisco.colormemine.com

www.facebook.com/CMMFrisco

paint pottery frisco

Summer Color Me Kids Classes for boys and girls age 6-13 are designed to enhance each child’s understanding and appreciation for art while having tons of fun! Weekly sessions will each have a different theme and cover a variety of painting techniques while completing multiple ceramic projects. Enroll for a one week session and save 20% on the daily rate! Visit our website for class schedules and registration. Camp Directors: Call for information about field trips!

 

The Artist Within

plano art camps

2001 Coit Rd # 206
Plano, TX 75075
972-596-6077
dawn@artistwithin.com

www.artistwithin.com

Kids painting summer camp

The Artist Within offers week long themed art classes and camps. Campers will experience lots of different mediums each week related to the theme. Projects include drawing, painting and sculpture. Students who want to stay all day from 9:00-3:00 may consider bringing a lunch and signing up for two camps that week.

Hours: 9-11:30 for ages 5-9 or 12:30-3:00 for ages 10 and up

Owner Dawn Petty also offers portfolio classes to help students who want to build their portfolio or want to master techniques that they are already familiar with and know that they love.

Chinese Immersion Summer Camp – Plano

We Connect to China, LLC, and Wang Tao Kung Fu School

Chinese Immersion Class

Jian Li
1116 W. Parker, #330, TX 75075
214-208-4434
jianli@connecttochina.net

www.connecttochina.net

Chinese immersion and kung fu classes

Welcome to the 2012 Chinese Immersion Summer Camp in Plano! This summer camp combines fun and learning for children from five to fifteen years old. We offer three classes: Chinese language and culture, abacus and math skills, and Kung Fu (Chinese martial arts) in both mornings and afternoons, Monday through Friday. Classes are organized by age and skill level. To ensure quality, we accept only thirty applicants. We also provide before and after camp child-care.

Dance Camps

 

A Body In Motion The Studio

1201 S. Broadway, Ste 101 Carrollton, TX 75006
972-394-5935
info@abodyimomtion.us
www.abodyinmotion.us
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ABodyInMotion

A Body In Motion The Studio has a summer of fun planned with our dance, art, and cheer camps on the Old Carrollton Square! Get the kids off the couch and out having a great time learning routines, cheers, and how to make creative works of art while gaining new friends and memories. Enrollment is limited. Take advantage of our Early Bird registration rates while they last and get 25% off the cost of enrollment!

Dance/Art Camp (Ages 5-13) July 23-26, 6-9pm
$130 (Reg. by July 6th for Early Bird 25% Discount: $97.50)

Youth Cheer Camp (Ages 5-9) August 6-9, 6-9:30pm
$130 (Reg. by July 20th for Early Bird 25% Discount: $97.50)

Middle School Cheer Camp (Ages 10-14) August 13-16, 6-9:30pm
$130 (Reg. by July 27th for Early Bird 25% Discount: $97.50)

Download the registration form HERE !

 

Park Cities Dance /

The Dallas Conservatory for the Arts – Dallas

7979 Inwood Rd. Suite 201
Dallas, TX 75209
214-357-8888
info@parkcitiesdance.com

http://www.parkcitiesdance.com/

Follow Park Cities on Facebook
Twitter: @parkcitiesdance

girls dance camp

PARK CITIES DANCE offers summer-long camps and classes 7 days a week in all forms of dance, musical theatre, TV/Film, and dance fitness for ages 18 months-adult, absolute beginner through pre-professional. A dazzling roster of year-round and guest instructors with 12 full weeks of camps (including daily, weekly, monthly and sleep-away) make our state-of-the-art studios a perfect – cool – one-stop drop-off for everyone in the family! Choose from award-winning Classical Ballet, Hip Hop, Tap, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Singing and Acting.  Your teachers have worked on Broadway, at Lincoln Center and in TV/Theatre/Film – now they’re here to teach YOU!  Find out what the buzz is about!

Studio 3 Dance – Plano

Summer Dance camps PlanoBrenda Wilder
2220 Coit Rd # 440
Plano, TX 75075
(972) 964-3838
Studiothree.dance@verizon.net

http://www.studio3dance.com/

Studio 3 Dance camps

Studio 3 Dance will offer (6) Themed Morning Dance Camps from 9:30-12:30 for 3-9 year old. The themed camps include dance, arts and crafts, singing, acting and tumbling and will meet Mon-Thurs.

We will offer afternoon workshops for Drill Team Prep, Musical Theater, Ballet, Tap and Jazz, Modern, Lyrical and Contemporary as well as Technique and Conditioning from 2:00-4:00. 3 week dance class sessions will run in June and July from 4:00-7:00pm. All camps, workshop and classes will meet Mon – Thurs. Studio 3 will also host a one week Dance Intensive Camp August 6-10 from 10:00-4:00 for the more serious dancer and those interested in competitive teams.

Texas Youth Ballet Conservatory – McKinney

Ballet Dance Camps

McKinney Performing Arts Center
111 N. Tennessee Street
McKinney, TX 75069
214-477-9434
director@texasyouthballet.com

www.texasyouthballet.com

summer dance camps mckinney texas

Come and Dance with Us! The Texas Youth Ballet Conservatory Summer camps provide a unique opportunity for children to learn the beautiful art of ballet in a classical setting. Located in downtown McKinney. Performance at the end of the week.

Little Dancer’s Camp for 5-9 years old. Ballet Prince and Princess Camp July 16 – 20, 2012 9:30 – 11:30 A.M.  – $130.00

Young Professionals Camp for 8-18 years old. Summer Ballet Intensive – July 16 – 26, 2012   Mon. – Fri.*  1:00-5:00 P.M.   $285.00/$140.00 one week *2nd week Mon – Thurs.

Day Camps

Adventure Day Camps

Adventure Day Camps Logo

Lake Grapevine – Meadowmere Park, Grapevine, TX
972-741-9169
fun@adventuredaycamps.com

http://www.adventuredaycamps.com
https://www.facebook.com/adventuredaycamps

Adventure Day Camps Grapevine Texas

Ages 4-13 participate in outdoor recreation such as archery, target shooting, kayaking, fishing, nature exploration, craft projects, obstacle courses, rock climbing, scavenger hunts, swimming, water balloons/guns, and more! We have an inflatable bounce house/water slide as well to enjoy!  Come for a day, week, or all summer – discounts available for multiple kids and multiple weeks.  9:00am-4:30pm M-F with extended hours from 7am-6pm.

Adventure Kids Playcare

 

summer camps for kids

Frisco
2831 Eldorado Parkway, Suite 110
(corner of FM 423 and Eldorado Parkway)
Frisco, TX 75034
972.668.5990
Fax – 972.668.5035
frisco@adventurekidsplaycare.com

Preston Towne Crossing – Plano
2432 Preston Road, Suite 320
Plano, TX 75093
972.612.5400
contact@plano.adventurekidsplaycare.com

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Arlington Parks and Recreation

Arlington Parks and REcreationnaturallyfun.org

http://www.arlingtontx.gov/parks/PDF/Centers/Daycamps.pdf

https://www.facebook.com/ArlingtonParks?sk=info

Arlington Parks and Recreation offers a variety of summer day camp options including traditional day camps, X-treme Teen Camp and athletic camps. At these full day camps, campers swim at least once a week and six field trips are planned for the summer. Specialty camps are offered in the sports of golf and tennis, including a new tennis program focused on children 10 and under.

This year we are also introducing Camp Kitsu, a specialty camp on the banks of Lake Arlington. We also offer a variety of weeklong partial day mini camps.

Bright Horizons – Plano & Dallas

Childcare at Legacy

6501 Legacy Drive
Plano, TX 75024
(972) 431-8595
jcpenney@brighthorizons.com
www.brighthorizons.com/Plano-SummerFun

Dealey Child Care Center at Texas Health Dallas

8190 Walnut Hill Lane
Dallas, TX 75231
(214) 345-7353
texashealthdallas@brighthorizons.com

http://www.facebook.com/brighthorizons

http://twitter.com/brighthorizons

Bright Horizons summer camps

Summer Camp will be here before you know it. Give your child the gift of a fantastic summer at Bright Horizons X-Treme Summer Camp. Experience a world of exploration, entertaining activities, exciting weekly themes and traditional summer fun. Flexible schedules for children 5 to 10 years old.

Chestnut Square Historic Village – Prairie Adventure Camps – McKinney

Chestnut Square Historic Village

972-562-8790
info@chestnutsquare.org
315 S. Chestnut St., McKinney, TX 75069

http://www.chestnutsquare.comLike us on Facebook

Chestnut Square Historic Village’s Prairie Adventure Camps take children back in time to 1890 . Hear the hammer’s clang on the blacksmith’s anvil.  Taste delicious Dutch oven cooking.  Touch cloth woven on an antique loom.  See how butter is churned.  Smell the campfire.  Yesterday’s living is a treat for the senses at The Chestnut Square Prairie Adventure Camps!  Each camp includes three fun-filled mornings of period activities such as:  weaving, marbles, hearth cooking, one-room schoolhouse lessons and more!  Campers dress in period clothes and enjoy old-fashioned snacks and fun.

New in 2012: Junior Prairie Adventure Camp for ages 13-15 takes history to the next level for teens.  Camp sessions 1-4 are held Tuesday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until noon.  Camp session 5 is held Tuesday through Thursday 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Camps begin June 5 and run through July.  Cost per week for the camp is $100 per child.  Ages 7-15

 


Dallas International School – Dallas

Summer camp French

6039 Churchill Way
Dallas, Texas 75230
972 991 6379
languages@dallasinternationalschool.org
www.dallasinternationalschool.org/camps

summer camps

Come and explore the world with our Summer Enrichment Camp June 11 to July 20

Your children will have fun

·      using their sense of creativity in Ceramics, Robotics, video Production, Art

·      discovering world cultures while learning French, Spanish, Arabic or Chinese

·      strengthening their mind and body in Karate, Body Motion and Chess

Share their experience by enrolling in an intensive workshop in French, Spanish or Chinese.

 

Fingerprints Christian Preschool

Summer Camps preschool

6181 Esther Way, Frisco
(972) 712-2808
info@fingerprintspreschool.com

www.fingerprintspreschool.com

Our two-week theme based summer camps will keep your child busy, happy, and smiling all summer long!  Camps are designed for children ages 15 months through 5 years old from 8:45am to 2:30pm.  Daily snacks provided, but please bring a sack lunch every day.  All camps incorporate a bible lesson.

Camps are Bugs & Butterflies (June 4-15), The Cat in the Hat (June 18-29), Crazy Wacky Water Camp (July 9-20), A Rainbow of Color (July 23-August 3), and Mystery Camp (August 6-17).  Reading and writing workshops for 4 and 5 year olds are offered in two of our camps to keep their academic skills sharp.  Mention you saw this camp in North Texas Kids for FREE registration ($50 savings). We are accepting registration for Summer and Fall 2012 school year.

 Greenhill School

Greenhill summer camps

Vicki Truitt, Director of Summer Programs
4141 Spring Valley Road,
Addison, TX  75001
972-628-5490
www.greenhill.org/summer

Girl painting summer camp

School’s Out and Summer’s In! Time to make friends, learn new skills and most important, have FUN! Our 1 or 2 week camps feature almost any activity you can imagine.  There are fun and game camps like swimming, arts and crafts, Lego engineering, cooking classes, sports of all kinds, or more traditional courses like study skills, writing, science, reading, math, SAT and ACT prep, and private music lessons. We offer camps and courses from June 4th – August 17th for boys and girls, ages 3-18. Call or go to our website to request a catalog.

 Kids ‘R’ Kids of West Allen

day camps

1223 North Alma Drive
Allen, Texas 75013
214-667-7777

info@kidsrkidsallen.com
http://www.kidsrkidsallen.com/Programs/Summer-Camp.php

http://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/pages/Kids-R-Kids-of-West-Allen/121712317929402

Are you ready to travel through time? Get ready to take a trip in our time machine! We will visit The Past, The Prehistoric Era, Ancient Civilization, The Explorers, The Wild West, and The Future! Included in your tuition are two field trips per week, meals/snacks, and classes in fitness, dance, and music! Watch a video on our Summer Camp Program here:  http://bit.ly/yisZwB

 Main Event – Ft Worth, Frisco, Grapevine, Lewisville, Plano

Frisco, Ft Worth, Lewisville, Grapevine, Plano

972-406-2600
http://maineventusa.com/summer-camps

Want to strike it big with your kids this summer? Send them to Main Event FUN Camp. Campers will enjoy learning bowling FUNdamentals, have a blast playing video games, feast on lunch, and many more fun activities. Day or week sessions available for purchase online or at a Main Event near you. All sessions are supervised by a trained camp counselor.

 SMU-in-Plano

summer camps at SMU in Plano

5236 Tennyson Parkway

Plano, TX, 75024

972-473-3416

smu.edu/summeryouth

Open House on Tuesday, April 10, Drop by anytime 4 to 8 pm. Special pricing, food, fun & door prizes

Give your kids − or grandkids − a creative, fun and educational experience this summer at SMU-in-Plano. Conveniently located off the Dallas North Tollway near The Shops at Legacy, we offer more than 60 one-week enrichment workshops for students entering grades K-12.

Registration opens Tuesday, March 20.  Workshops run June 4 – August 3 and include:

  • 3D Animation, Digital Gaming & Movie Makers
  • CSI Forensics, Constructors, Myth Breakers & Rocketry
  • LEGO® Car Rally, Goofy Gizmos, Mania & Mindstorms
  • LEGO® Friends, Pet-Bots, Battlebots & Imagineering
  • Fashion Sketching and Sewing
  • Allaka ZZam Magic Camp, Cartooning, Drawing & Painting
  • Music & Photography
  • Reading, Writing, Spelling & Literature Enhancement Skills
  • Math in the Real World, Algebra, Geometry, PreCalc & Calculus
  • Think and Speak Up, Mind Your Manners, Social & Study Skills
  • SAT/ACT Test Preparation, College Preparation & Applications

“Extended Day” and “Lunch Bunch” options also available

Drama Camps

Dallas Summer Musicals – Frisco, Park Cites, Town North

Performing Arts camps

214-969-7469
www.dsmschool.org

Dallas Summer Musicals summer camps

Locations in Frisco, Town North and Park Cities. Theatre professionals teach Broadway-style singing, acting and dancing for ages 7-11 and 12 and up, beginners to advanced. All of our programs end in shows for family and friends. In June, students are presenting the revue SUMMER SHOW TUNES in Fair Park and in July THE ROCK MUSICALS at the Baker Theatre in Dallas. A (3) week Teen Theatre Intensive will be July 9-27, M-F, 9am-4pm.

Gymnastics Camps

Eagle Gymnastics Academy – Frisco

6085 Sports Village Road
Frisco, TX 75034
972-712-4644
www.eaglegymnastics.com

Gymnastics summer camp

Eagle Gymnastics Academy will be hosting fun filled summer camps starting in June for children 3-14 yrs of age. With the aid of our qualified staff, your child will learn quality gymnastics as well as play games in our air conditioned facility. Come and flip with us! Our day camps are filled with many games, gymnastics and fun activities to keep our gymnasts busy and having fun.  All camps are structured, organized and fully supervised to provide a safe and positive environment for your child to learn new skills.

Horseback Riding

Prospering Farm Summer Camp – Prosper

101 Equestrian Way
Prosper, TX 75078
972-346-3236
ProsperFarm@aol.com

www.ProsperingFarm.com

horseback riding summer camp texas

Trot your children off to horseback riding camp at Prospering Farm. This summer day camp is all about horses and your child. Your child will learn English style of riding in a safe and positive atmosphere. We allow your child to learn to ride or improve their riding skills in a safe and positive atmosphere. Activities include: horseback riding lessons, educational discussion groups regarding the care of the horse and the equipment riding lessons, swimming and arts & crafts. At the end of every session, there is a camp show for parents and friends to come watch what the children have learned. We have a low camper to counselor ratio. We will be offering (8) one week camp sessions this summer. Prospering Farm teaches lessons year round to all levels of rid­ers, children and adults. We have a great selection of horses and ponies for sale. Prospering Farm boards and trains horses that are already are or that are interested in showing and training.

Sugar and Spice Ranch Camp

884 Rikki Drive
Bandera, TX 78003
1-830-460-8487
info@texashorsecamps.com

www.texashorsecamps.com
https://www.facebook.com/TheSugarandSpiceRanch

mother daughter bonding

The Sugar & Spice Ranch with 2 amazing locations to offer guests.  Originally started in Texas, it’s all about moms & daughters exclusively experiencing a week of total horsemanship together in a camp atmosphere. Now In Wyoming as well, it’s all about the wide open spaces and stepping back in time with the most amazing backdrop. The Wyoming packages are available to all that want to have that once in a lifetime vacation.  To learn more about either location check out our fan page on Facebook Please visit our website for pricing information.

Just for Girls Camps

Made of Sugar and Spice – McKinney

princess rock star diva camps

207 N Kentucky
McKinney, TX 75069
972-693-6141
info@madeofsugarandspice.com

www.madeofsugarandspice.com

Facebook
: MadeofSugarandSpice

Made of Sugar and Spice

Join us for our 8th year of FABULOUS & FUN summer camps.  Returning by popular demand is our Signature (4) day Princess & Diva Rock Star camp and (1) day Fancy Nancy Posh Pet & Spa Girl.  Space is limited, camps fill up quickly and we only offer 4 sessions per summer.  Located in historic downtown McKinney; we provide a safe, supervised environment with low ratios of 1:5. Each camp is packed with quality arts & crafts, dress-up, makeovers, theme inspired activities and much more.  Call or visit our website for dates, pricing, age recommendations & registration form.

Music Camps

Gray School of Music – Dallas

Gray School music lessons for children

11661 Preston Rd # 136
Dallas, TX 75230
(214) 369-7772
www.grayschoolofmusic.com

Private group piano lessons

Summer private lessons offer flexible scheduling so students can schedule lessons around camps and vacations.  Lessons can be scheduled at different times and days for each lesson during the summer.  Billing is by the lesson.  All lessons are scheduled and kept on a computer at front desk so parents can call to change lessons as activities come up in the summer. Summer signup for lessons begins April 16. Parents can schedule lessons any day of the week for lessons from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 pm in guitar, voice, piano, drums, or violin. We also offer beginning guitar classes conducted in week long courses for ages 6 – adults.

 

Park Cities School of Music – Dallas

7979 Inwood Rd. #113
Dallas, TX 75209
214.929.1072
Park Cities School of Music Studio Website: http://www.parkcitiesschoolofmusic.com
Park Cities School of  Blog    Facebook Page    Twitter Page
“Park Cities School of Music (PCSoM) will be offering a variety of summer music camps for beginner, intermediate and advanced students, ages 4 months to 18 years.

PCSoM invites you to participate in morning or afternoon day camps. Students will have an opportunity to have the hands-on experience of making music. Each camp will conclude with a student concert, as well as a faculty performance. Camps will offer experiences with: piano, viola, violin, fiddle, cello, voice, and composition.

We also have camps for little ones such as “Baby, Music and Me” (4 months – 1 year old, with caregiver), “Music for Little Mozarts” for ages 2-5 years old. Camps start the week of June 4th and run through August  17th.

$35 off from each camp when registered by May 30th, 2012.  Siblings receive 35% off the summer camp tuition.

 

School of Rock – Dallas

Dallas – 214-363-7625 or dallas@schoolofrock.com

Fort Worth – 817-332-7625 or ftworth@schoolofrock.com

Frisco – 214-872-2878 or frisco@schoolofrock.com

McKinney – 214-856-4055 or mckinney@schoolofrock.com

Southlake/Keller – 682-593-0990 or southlake@schoolofrock.com

School of Rock
The School Of Rock offers summer rock music camps for musicians of all skill levels who play guitar, bass, drums, keyboard, and vocals. With two weeks of daily lessons, workshops and group rehearsals, students, ages 7-18, will have fun and gain confidence as they prepare for their big show, write an original song, participate in a recording session and help produce a music video. Have a 4-6 year old? Contact us about our Kinderockin camp for little rockers! *SIGN UP FOR A 2-WEEK SUMMER CAMP BEFORE MAY 1 AND SAVE 20% ON TUITION!

 

Reading

The Reading Ranch Tutorial Center

Kim Southwell, PhD Cand. Founder, Owner & Director

214.436.5533 Locations in Frisco, Allen and McKinney

ksouthwell@readingranch.com

www.readingranch.com

Reading Ranch offers a phonetically based program in reading, writing and spelling enrichment for children PreK thru 4th grade.   Our reading classes are multi-sensory based  teaching phonemic awareness, decoding words by identifying individual sounds, letter patterns – blends, digraphs, dipthlongs and sight as  well as fluency building and comprehension methods.  Our direct instruction approach meets individual needs giving them a strong foundation in reading, providing Reading/Writing/Spelling enrichment ‘filling the gap’ for children with learning disabilities, dyslexic tendencies or struggling readers.

Key Program Components: 

Enrichment or Intervention programs, Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Spelling, Handwriting, Fluency, Vocabulary, and Comprehension

Classes available June thru August and September thru May – Open Enrollment:

PreK AM  3-5 year olds – (30 min classes): 10:00, 10:30, 11:00,11:30 (M-F)

Afterschool (55 min classes):  3:15, 4:15, 5:15 (M-F)

Saturday (55 min classes):  8:30, 9:30, 10:30, 11:30

Sunday (55 min classes): 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00

Science and Technology Camps

Camp Invention

summer camps800-968-4332
campinvention@invent.org
www.campinvention.org

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Camp-Invention-Headquarters/221376597887208

www.twitter.com/CampInvention

www.YouTube.com/CampInvention

Sciene experiment kidsWhere Can You Save a City, Explore the World or Discover a Planet?

Let your child’s imagination soar while they discover their inner genius at Camp Invention, a weeklong adventure hosted at a school near you. Camp Invention is a summer enrichment program that combines invention, innovation, creativity and ingenuity for students entering grades 1 through 6. Participants might spend their time navigating an island via upcycled ships, learning the power of combining magnetism and electricity, while designing, improving, and analyzing their own inventions in a team setting. Early and alumni registration discounts are available! Spaces are limited – register today!

DESTINATION SCIENCE -12 Locations throughout DFW

888-909-2822 or Register on line
Build. Learn. Create. Explore. Let your imagination soar!  Experience hands-on fun this summer at Destination Science!  Each week long topic includes 20 hands-on science activities that are yours to take home, plus fun games & great teachers.  Our summer sessions are designed for boys and girls, k – 6 grade who have big imaginations and a desire to stir up science fun.

2012 Topics: Techno Robot Creators, The Amazing Space Race, Busting Myths with Cool Science and Wild Extreme Physics Fun

Special Offers: Save $50/week, enter code “NEWTX” ends 4/30/12, Enroll in 3 or 4 sessions & save an additional $10 each week, Siblings save additional $5/week.

ROBOTS-4-U – Dallas, Ft Worth, multiple locations

robot summer camp

972-782-2503
Marketing@ROBOTS-4-U.com

www.ROBOTS-4-U.com

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Robots-4-U/363318383686132

http://twitter.com/#!/ROBOTS4U/statuses/170554832204201984

build a robot

Our programs and kits teach the basics of S.T.E.M. Using ROBOTS as a hands on tool, our kits and programs allow students to progress at their own speed and learn new skills with every robot built.

New Skills include: Design and building of robots, Physics, such as gears and pulleys, Programming Sensors and how robots and humans interact with their environment. Yes, even a 7 year old can learn to program, we follow a success-based model that encourages students to excel.  Summer camps for Girls and Boys ages 7-17 across DFW metroplex, Monday-Friday.

 Sci-Tech Discovery Center

pirate summer camps

8004 North Dallas Parkway
Frisco, TX 75034
972.546.3050
info@mindstretchingfun.org

www.mindstretchingfun.org

http://www.facebook.com/SciTechDiscoveryCenter
http://www.twitter.com/scitechdc

Sci-Tech mindstretchingfun.org

Join us for a Swashbuckling Summer of Science! Sci-Tech Discovery Center is offering week long camps all summer beginning on June 11. Discovery Camps are either half or full-day and are open to students who have completed kindergarten through 5th grade. Embark on an unforgettable adventure in camps such as Ninja Science, Candy Factory, Star Wars Science, Creature Feature, Splash and more.

Camps are $90 for members and $100 for non-members with pre/post childcare available. Registration includes admission to the museum, loads of fun hands-on activities and a camp T-shirt. Check out our website for weekly camp themes and descriptions.

 

The Guildhall Academy – Plano

Summer camp for gamers5232 Tennyson Pkwy., Building #2
Plano, TX 75024
Rene Archambault
972-473-3539
reneja@smu.edu

http://guildhall.smu.edu

kids create computer games

If your students love video games, they will love the Guildhall Academy at SMU.  Join our summer camp at SMU-in-Plano for middle and high school students, where they will learn the arts and sciences of video game development from SMU’s renowned faculty from the nation’s leading graduate video game development educational program. The 2012 Guildhall Academy will be held in two sessions: June 4th – 15th and June 18th – June 29th. Tuition for the camp is $1,000 with a $250 deposit ($50 non-refundable) required to hold your seat.

Sports and Fitness Camps

Cooper Fitness Center – Dallas

12100 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75230
972-233-4832

Cooper Fitness Center at Craig Ranch

7910 Collin McKinney Parkway
McKinney, Texas 75070
214-383-1035

www.cooperyouth.com
http://www.facebook.com/CooperAerobics

http://twitter.com/CooperAerobics

summer camp tug of war

Summer at Cooper Fitness Center is all about fun and fitness. Our experienced staff and ideal setting provide a first-class camp experience. Built on the P.L.A.Y.S.—Play Like A Youth Should philosophy, Cooper summer camps offer kids and teens a non-competitive environment to explore their interests in physical fitness and sports and learn the importance of making healthy choices. There’s something for every child—fit and fun camps, ages 5-12; sports camps, ages 5-14; athletic development, ages 8-18; and swimming lessons, ages 1-13. Options vary at the two locations. Cooperize your kids today!

 

Dr Pepper StarCenter

ice skating campsLocations in Euless, Farmers Branch, Frisco, McKinney

214-GO-SKATE

http://www.drpepperstarcenter.com

Be cool this summer and spend it on the ice at an ice skating camp at the Dr Pepper StarCenter McKinney at Craig Ranch facility. Fully supervised. On ice group class, practice and off ice activities.

  • Camp runs 12:30-4:15pm
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
  • June 26-28 and July 17-19
  • Pick one day ($25/day) or do all three ($65/3 days).
  • Ages 5-12 years old. Beginner level students are encouraged to attend.
  • Call 469-675-8327 to register or Email Lisa Cushley: lcushley@dallasstars.com for more information.

Click Here to go to McKinney Skating School

 

Kidokinetics – Dallas

fitness kids camps

Scott Bradley  – scott@kidokinetics.com  – www.kindokinetics.com

Camps at All Saints Little Saints CDC – 5231 MeadowCreek, Dallas. Ages 3-6 years old. 9am-12pm. $145/week. Session offered June 25-29 *Healthy snack and beverages provided each day. Register by calling 214-484-4734 or email Scott@kidokinetics.com

Camps at Messiah Lamb’s ECS - 1801 E. Plano Parkway, Plano. Ages 3-8 years old. 9am-12pm. $135/week. Sessions offered June 4-11, June 11-15, June 18-22, June 25-29, July 16-20, July 23-27.  Register by calling 214-484-4734 or email Scott@kidokinetics.com

On Campus of Greenhill School – 4141 Spring Valley, Dallas . Ages 3-6 years old. 9am-12pm. $165/week. Sessions offered June 11-14, June 18-22, July 9-13, July 16-20, Aug 6-10. Register online at: http://www.greenhill.org/podium/default.aspx?t=135007&rc=0

kids fitness camps

Fun Sports and Fitness Camps! This unique physical fitness and sports exercise program is noncompetitive and designed to build a life-long love of physical activity. Two sports of coach-led sports activities are introduced each day with a final sports, track, and field event.

Sports include football, basketball, soccer, T-Ball, badminton, volleyball, kickball, tennis, and more! The morning also includes one hour of sports art and games. Put fun in your child’s fitness program with a Kidokinetics program that follows all guidelines and standards established by the National Association of Sports and Physical Education.

PSA – Plano

Plano Sport Authority camps

6500 Preston Meadow
Plano, TX  75024
972-208-KIDS (5437)
www.psaplano.org

Whether you strive to improve your skills, learn a new sport or stimulate your creativity, PSA offers a camp for everyone! Skill-Building Camps, Sport-Specific Camp, Art and Computers.

FlexiPass Camp: FlexiPass camp is like recess all day and includes several different activities, lunch and snack.  PSA has your summer covered.

The Ice at Stonebriar

ice skating summer camps

The Ice at Stonebriar
2601 Preston Rd, St 1234
Frisco TX  75034
972-731-9600
patsyp@stonebriarice.com
www.stonebriarice.com
http://www.facebook.com/StonebriarIce
broomball, ice skating, camps
Beat the heat and cool off at The Ice!!! Chill out in our Summer Camp while learning to skate. Campers will learn ice skating skills, play games, do crafts, and have a blast. For ages 6 and up. Register now for summer camps and classes.

If being a camper doesn’t interest you, take a class and brush up on your skills. We have classes year around for every age and ability level. Stay out of the heat and pick the coolest activity available. Learn to skate, become a figure skater or hockey player in our instructional programs fit just for you. Hockey teams and competitive figure skating are just two of our specialties.

If skating is not your hobby join us for broomball. We rent our facility to have a private group event or 1/4 ice during public sessions. Have a ball with this fun filled game. It’s hockey but play in sneakers with a ball and broom. Call and reserve today!

Want to have the coolest party in town? Book your birthday party here. You can have an ice skating party or play broomball on a 1/4 sheet of ice during public sessions. Party guests will enjoy our party rooms and facility, as well as having a good time skating with their friends.

Check our website for more information at www.stonebriarice.com or call 972-731-9600

The Soccer Corner

THE SOCCER CORNER
1820 Coit Rd. Plano, TX 75075
972-519-0222
info@THEsoccercorner.com
http://www.thesoccercorner.com

http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Soccer-Corner/187836064610056

For ALL your soccer needs including soccer shoes, tees, shorts, & more. Toddler, youth & adult sizes.

The Soccer Corner has additional locations in – Euless - Flower Mound - Southlake

Summer Information You Can’t Live Without!

Texas Lice Squad

Lice prevention

4222 Trinity Mills Rd., Suite 116
Dallas, TX  75298
972-380-1900
Penny Warner, RN
RN@texaslicesquad.com

http://www.texaslicesquad.com
https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Texas-Lice-Squad/55997597999?sk=wall

When sending your children to camp, make sure they don’t bring a few “extra friends” along to join in the fun.  At The Texas Lice Squad, we can correctly diagnose head lice and get rid of the infestation in only one treatment.  There are no pesticides or chemicals used in our process.  As the only lice removal service in Texas owned and operated by a Registered Nurse, we understand your requirement for a safe and effective treatment plan.  Your child is only one phone call away from a lice-free, fun filled summer!

Swimming Camps

AquaFit – Plano

Swimming lessons summer camps

Mimi Conner, mimi@aquafitplano.com

1400 Summit Ave. D2
Plano, TX. 75074
972-578-SWIM (7946)
http://www.aquafitplano.com

Summer Sessions:  Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday (6 lessons-30 minutes each) 2 week program for $99. Class times are 11:30/ 12:10/ 12:50/ 4:00/ 4:40/ 6:25/ 7:00

Session 1: May 22-May 31,  Session 2: June 5-June 14,  Session 3: June 19-June 28, Session 4: July 10-9, Session 5: July 24-Aug 2, Session 6: Aug 7-16

Sat/Sun Sessions: (6) 30 minute lessons. 3 weeks for $99. Session 1: April 24-29, Session 2: May 5-20, Session 3: June 2-17, Session 4: June 23-July 8

Call about Special classes for *WaterBugs (Parent/Child classes) and Adult Lessons too!

Aqua Fit Plano

Hawaiian Falls – The Colony, Garland, Mansfield, Roanoke, Waco

summer camp swimming

214-494-0528
camps@hfalls.com

http://www.hfalls.com/camps/index.php

summer camp

Ready. Wet. Play! Hawaiian Falls Summer Splash Camps are a great way for your kids to stay cool this summer!  Kids, ages 6-14, will enjoy a week-long camp full of cool activities, character building lessons and summer fun.  Plus, each Splash Camper gets a 2012 Season Pass!

Bring out the scientist in your child with Camp H2O, exploring the wonders of the earth in a week-long camp full of fun experiments!  During Keiki Kamp, kids will have a blast with cool crafts and learning about water safety! For the big kids, ages 12 to 14, our Jr. Life Guard camp will be the ultimate experience as they complete a week-long mini lifeguard program teaching basic lifeguarding plus shadow a real lifeguard!

Hawaiian Falls Splash Camps are safe and fun for your kids and available all summer long!  Space is limited so sign up today at hfalls.com!

 

NRH2O Where Fun Never Ends!

NRH2O Family Water Park

9001 Boulevard 26 North Richland Hills, TX 76180
Ph: (817)427-6500

www.nrh20.com
Email: info@nrh2o.com
Between Fort Worth and Dallas, in North Richland Hills on Boulevard 26 (SH-26, formerly known as Grapevine Highway).  Across from Tarrant County College (Northeast Campus).

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When it comes to summer, no one wants it to end. A season pass from NRH2O can help make the most out of your family summer, all for one great price. Our friendly, family-focused water park has something for everyone, and with a season pass NRH2O can be your family’s personal oasis of excitement and thrill rides. Learn more at nrh2o.com/passes

Be sure to check out our events like Firework Shows, Dive-In Movies, and Christmas in July. Go to nrh2o.com/events for details.

 

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