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 Day Camp - Arts
 
ANNUAL CHARLOTTESVILLEFAMILY FUN FAIR & CAMP EXPO ON FEBRUARY 16, 2013
Bigger than ever before with more camps especially for teens! Looking for easy, one-stop shopping for the camp of your kid's and teen's dreams? Then look no further than the Annual CharlottesvilleFamily Fun Fair & Camp Expo on Sunday, February 16 at the Doubletree Hotel, 10am-3pm! Meet camps from all over the East Coast offering horseback riding, sailing, sports training, travel, robotics and more! With FREE admission, entertainment, great giveaways and kids' activities, it will be a full and exciting day for the whole family! Click on the link to download the registration form.
Web Site: http://ivypublications.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/CampExpo2014.REGISTRATION.front_.LO-RES.pdf

 
DISNEY STAR CAMP
Summer Theatre Arts Camp for girls at Village School with Hollywood Theatre Lab. Does your child dream of being a star of the stage? Our weekly camps are packed full of acting, singing, dancing, set design, and costumes. These camps are pure theatrical fun with a thrilling new Disney theme each week. Visit http://vimeo.com/49552980to see a video of an exciting week. Every Friday afternoon parents and friends are invited to attend a fabulous recital which will include your Disney Star's award winning 1 act play performance followed by a magnificent finale showcasing their Disney song and dance routine. They'll walk away with a well deserved SUPERSTAR ACTOR certificate. Lana Young at hollywoodtheatrelab@gmail.com or 434.973.3899
215 E. High Street (corner of 3rd and High), Charlottesville VA 22902 (Village School), Email: hollywoodtheatrelab@gmail.com.
Web Site: http://www.hollywoodtheatrelab.com
973-3899.

 
PATHFINDERS ART AND NATURE CAMP
This camp is for kids who love art, nature and adventure, run by local artist Ninni Baeckstrom. Children will have daily art lessons at the McGuffey Art Center working with clay, wax, mosaics and painting as well as a daily field trip for swimming, hiking, and art/nature installations. Camp runs June 9-13 (7-12 year olds) 16-20 (9-15 year olds) and June 23-27(7-12 year olds) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The McGuffey Art Center, 201 2nd Street NW, Charlottesville, Email: kreativskulptur@hotmail.com.
Web Site: http://www.ninibaeckstrom.com/classes.html
882-1589.

 
SPECTRUM SUMMER PROGRAMS AT TANDEM FRIENDS SCHOOL
3 exciting two-week sessions beginning June 16 through July 25. Spectrum offers an exciting array of creative classes including drumming, movement, visual arts, crafts, theatre, "Box City", filmmaking and yoga. All classes are designed to provoke thought and pique new interests. Tandem's campus provides a friendly, relaxed environment for creative self-expression. In addition we offer “Get in the Game” Basketball with David Rogers mornings (grades 4-8) Session 1: June 16-30 and session 2 June 30-July 11. Grab Your Space, Storytelling for Kids, with renowned Storyteller, Michael Parent (grades 1-8) Session 1 only: June 16-27. Grade specific workshops, rates and schedules will be posted online around Feb 3rd. Visit the Tandem website at: tandemfs.org select Summer programs. Please call 434-760-3097 or email Fran Smith: fran@dezadesign.com for any questions you might have. $475 per 2-week session
Email: fran@dezadesign.com.
Web Site: http://www.tandemfs.org
760-3097.

 
WILSON SCHOOL OF DANCE SUMMER CAMPS
Wilson School of Dance offers fun camps for ages 3-17 in Jazz, Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Broadway Jazz! Kids love the excitement of learning dances for a mini-performance for families the last day! Princess Ballet campers, ages 3-6,  have a great time wearing beautiful tiaras, tutus, dancing Disney style jazz, plus stories, snacks, arts & crafts. Or change it up a bit, add wings and wands with Fairyland Ballet - or Prince/Princess Tangled camp. Jazz-Ballet-Tap dance combination camps give students a chance to try different dance styles and see what they like best! Classes use the latest music from Taylor Swift to hot pop tunes, to Broadway musicals. Hip Hop-Broadway Jazz-Tap for pre-teen-teens, camp has cool music, great new moves-very age appropriate! Intensive Ballet/Jazz helps experienced dancers improve technique, learn terms, and gain strength. Last year five of our students were accepted into the prestigious Joffrey Ballet Summer program. Camps are divided by age and level with lots of teacher attention so students gain poise and confidence at all ages, in all styles of dance.
3114 Proffit Road, Charlottesville, VA 22911, Email: juanita@wilsonschoolofdance.com.
Web Site: http://www.wilsonschoolofdance.com
973-5678.

 
WOODWORKING WITH CHILDREN CAMPS
Introduction to the joys of building. Workshop experience using hand tools. Ages 5-14. Beginner, intermediate. Instructor-experienced carpenter w/BA in education. Also, spring break, birthday parties, after school, scouts, adult beginners. Join us! DATES: June 2-6, June 9-13, June 16-20, June 23-27, June 30-July 3, July 7-11, (no afternoon July 11) July 21-25, July 28-August 1, August 4-8, August 18-22, August 25-29. TIMES: 9:30-11am, 11am-12:30pm, 12:30-2pm, 2-3:30pm. Enthusiastic woodworkers welcome for 3 hours. SATURDAY SESSIONS: 9:30am-12:30pm or 12:30-3:30pm, June 14 + 21 or July 26 + August 2. ADULT BEGINNERS: June 14 + 21, 3:30-6:30pm. OPEN HOUSE: February 2, March 30 + June 1.
1104 Forest Street, Charlottesville, Email: JCahill5@aol.com.
Web Site: http://www.kidsoutandabout.com/woodworking.html
979-1220.

 
 Day Camp - Outdoors
 
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA
Scouts participate in camping, swimming, boating, fishing, adventure programs, field sports, handicrafts, and lots of camping fun.
801 Hopeman Parkway, P.O. Box 813, Waynesboro, VA 22980, Web Site: http://www.bsa-sjac.org
540-943-6675.

 
GIRL SCOUTS OF AMERICA
Girls ages 5-17 gain confidence, do community projects to help others, and build new friendships. Wide range of activities including art, cooking, field trips and more!
3663 Peters Creek Road NW, Roanoke, VA 24019, Web Site: http://www.gsvsc.org
800-542-5905.

 
MOUNTAINTOP MONTESSORI SUMMER SEED
Serving a variety of ages, Little seed is a feast for all of your young child's senses. In their own specially prepared classroom and around campus, little seed campers will explore topics in zoology, botany, art and geography. Garden work and getting to know the animals will happen at your young explorer's pace and they will learn to listen for birdsong, smell the garden scents and prepare food with friends. Seed (rising grades K - 6) Join us on the Mountaintop for gardening, harvesting and cooking fresh food, hiking, crafts, music, art, outdoor games, local stream exploration, and weekly field trips to nearby natural areas and farms. Explorations and learning are unified by the interrelated themes of food, health, environment and culture. Everything in the garden from the chickens to the plants and right down to the soil responds to the sun. Mountaintop also offers other camps for these age groups: art camp for rising grades K - 8 technology camp for rising grades 4 - 8 film camp for rising grades 4 - 8
440 Pinnacle Place, Charlottesville, VA 22911, Email: info@mountaintopseedproject.org.
Web Site: http://www.mountaintopseedproject.org/contact.html
979-8886.

 
TRIPLE C CAMP
Charlottesville's #1 Day Camp. Serving rising KG-10th Grades. Horseback Riding, Daily Swims in our two pools, (daily lessons for KG-3rd), Low & Hi Ropes Course, Petting Zoo, Loads of Sports, Nature, Hiking Trails, Canoeing, and so much more. Round trip transportation, lunches, snacks, ALL included. Everyone at Triple C will create memories that far outlast the summer while learning how to become a better friend in a safe, fun, traditional camp environment. Contact us for a personal tour and learn about why our families come back year after year!
920 Camp Road, Charlottesville, VA 22902, Web Site: http://www.tripleccamp.com
293-2529.

 
 Day Camp - Special Interest
 
BRICKS 4 KIDZ - LEGO® BRICK BUILDING FUN
Bricks 4 Kidz® is a creative learning enterprise that provides an extraordinary atmosphere for students to build unique creations, play games, and have loads of fun with LEGO® bricks. Our week long half day camps cover a variety of themes suitable for boys and girls aged 5 to 10. The themes include our 'Space Camp', 'Remote Control Camp' and 'Mining and Crafting Camp' (based on the highly popular computer game). Your building enthusiast will use our exclusive LEGO® kits, which are full of gears, axles, pulleys, pins, bushings and tech bricks to construct mostly motorized models. They will also play games and enjoy creative free play with Lego® Bricks.
Email: Charlottesville@bricks4kidz.com.
Web Site: http://www.bricks4kidz.com/charlottesville
409-8703, 989-4318.

 
CAMP HOLIDAY TRAILS
Families of and children with special medical needs and chronic illnesses can enjoy 1 and 2-week residential summer camp sessions and family weekends for parents and caregivers.  Applications online now at: www.campholidaytrails.org
400 Holiday Trails Lane, Charlottesville, VA 22905, Web Site: http://www.campholidaytrails.org
977-3781.

 
CHARLOTTESVILLE PERFORMING ARTS SCHOOL SUMMER PROGRAMS AND CAMPS
Step in from the heat with the coolest performing arts programs and camps this summer! Ages 3 through adult! Moms and Dads, don't forget you too! Exciting specialty camps this year include:  Cinderella's Storybook Ballet Theater & Carnival of Animals Ballet Theater (ages 3-7), Hip Hop and Breakdancing Camp (ages 7-teens), Coed Ballet Camp (ages 9-teens).  We also have regular classes for all levels in jazz, tap, ballet, hip hop, early childhood, Voice, Guitar, Piano, Violin, Fitness and more! Private lessons available and book us for your birthday party or workshops too!
340 Greenbrier Drive, Email: info@charlottesvilleperformingarts.com.
Web Site: http://www.charlottesvilleperformingarts.com
293-2727.

 
COLLEGE4KIDS SUMMER CAREER ACADEMIES AT PIEDMONT VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Explore your interests with new friends! Have fun while you learn! Rising 3rd-9th-graders enjoy hands-on, project-based learning led by PVCC instructors. Do you want to learn how to program computers, produce a TV show or design your own room? Academies include Architecture, Computer Animation, Graphic Design, Engineering, Fashion Design, Lego Stop Animation, Video Game Design, Robotics, TV Field Production and more. Students present final projects to parents at the end of each week. Discover college, careers, and more! June 16-August 15, 8:45 a.m. -4:30 p.m.
Piedmont Virginia Community College, 501 College Drive, Charlottesville, Email: College4Kids@pvcc.edu.
Web Site: http://www.pvcc.edu/academies
961-5354.

 
ID TECH CAMPS & ID TECH ACADEMIES
Take interests further and gain a competitive edge for school, college, and future careers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Ages 7-17 create apps, video games, C++/Java programs, movies, and more at weeklong, day and overnight summer programs. Held at the University of Virginia, Georgetown, American, the College of William & Mary, Towson, Stanford, Princeton, and others. Also 2-week, pre-college programs for ages 13-18 held at select universities: iD Programming Academy (held at American), iD Game Design & Development Academy, and iD Film Academy.
Held at the University of Virginia, Georgetown, American, Stanford, Princeton, and over 80 universit, Email: info@iDTech.com.
Web Site: http://www.iDTech.com
1-888-709-TECH (8324.

 
INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF CHARLOTTESVILLE
Let your child explore other cultures through books, music, art, and games and learn French or Spanish in an immersion setting. ISC offers day camps throughout the summer for children ages 3-6 looking for adventures and new experiences in an enriching atmosphere. Lots of crafts and outdoor activities designed to foster friendships, teach language, and have fun! No previous exposure to French or Spanish is necessary. Call 434-984-2174 and find additional information and registration materials online at www.theISC.org.
830 Monticello Avenue, Charlottesville, VA 22902, Email: camp@theisc.org.
Web Site: http://www.theISC.org
984-2174.

 
JOURNEY THROUGH HALLOWED GROUND EXTREME JOURNEY CAMP
Dare to Take the Journey this summer and experience a camp that combines outdoor excitement and movie making in the most historic region in the country-The Journey Through Hallowed Ground National Heritage Area. Offered in partnership with Albemarle County Schools and The Journey Through Hallowed Ground, this two-week adventure allows the unique chance for rising 6th-8th grade students to canoe the James River, visit Theodore Roosevelt's Pine Knot, cycle the battlefield at Gettysburg, hike Harpers Ferry, bike the C&O Canal towpath, tube Antietam Creek, and explore James Madison's Montpelier. Using cutting-edge filmmaking equipment, campers will create a mini-movie, illustrating the lessons they learn about leadership from historical figures along the way. When: June 16-27 (Day Camp, Monday-Friday) Registration is limited.
Email: Blaine@jthg.org.
Web Site: http://www.hallowedground.org/Education/Extreme-Journey-Camps
(540) 882-4929.

 
UNIVERSITY MONTESSORI SCHOOL CAMP
Each year UMS hosts an enriching summer program with different themes that incorporate the Montessori practices of grace, courtesy, and respect. For our 2014 Summer Program, we have a memorable, fun, and enriching summer planned. Each two-week session of the Summer Program is designed to appeal to every child. The sessions are lightly themed, so that we will broadly focus on a topic, but within that topic children will be doing a range of activities such as arts and crafts, music and movement, literature, science experiments, etc. Children must be toilet trained to attend. Come join us!
1034 Reservoir Rd., Charlottesville, VA 22903, Email: camp@universitymontessori.org.
Web Site: http://www.universitymontessori.org/welcome/summer-camp/
977-0583.

 
 Day Camp - Sports
 
BLUE RIDGE SCHOOL
985-2811.

 
CAVALIER WRESTLING CLUB
The Cavalier Wrestling Club is an athletics club that provides opportunities for youth through college-aged students to compete in amateur wrestling. The goal is to teach life lessons, such as teamwork, discipline, courage, humility and a healthy lifestyle, through sport. Based in Charlottesville, Virginia, CWC provides opportunities for wrestlers across the state but primarily in the central Virginia region. Wrestling for ages 5 & up. One of Charlottesville's fastest-growing youth organizations. Located At UVA & AHS.
Email: cavalierwrestlingclubpresident@gmail.com.
Web Site: http://www.wrestlingcampsatvirginia.com
882-0204.

 
CLASSICS GYMNASTICS SUMMER CAMP
Professional instruction for kids to teens with safety-certified, master instructors. Stimulate the development of strength, flexibility and coordination through the use of gymnastics and play equipment, songs and games. Enhance body awareness and improve motor skills and social skills while developing self-esteem, coordination, strength and flexibility. Each student excels at his or her own rate while being evaluated regularly by our instructors with a progressive skill teaching system.
2327 Seminole Lane, Charlottesville, VA 22901, Email: classicsgym@aol.com.
Web Site: http://www.classicsgymnastics.com
978-4720.

 
INTERNATIONAL BLACK BELT CENTER'S STRONG MIND CAMP
The International Black Belt Center's day camp is a unique holistic experience for your child's growth and well-being. By planting seeds of mindfulness, this training will follow your child throughout the course of his or her lifetime. The focus of our camp is to encourage self-esteem, confidence, focus, integrity,leadership and compassion. Non-contact Taekwon Do classes will be offered to strengthen body, mind and spirit along with yoga, meditation, arts and crafts, mindfulness training, nutrition, and special sessions on "Dealing with Bullies." Your child will benefit greatly by acquiring a greater sense self-worth, a more acute attention span, and an exceptional ability to get along with others. NO PRIOR MARTIAL ARTS EXPERIENCE NECESSARY.
624 Berkmar Circle, Charlottesville, VA 22901, Email: ibbcvtaekwondo@gmail.com.
Web Site: http://www.ibbcv.com
(804) 347-8888.

 
LITTLE GYM, THE
Themed Weekly Summer Camps at The Little Gym! Each week, enjoy a different theme (such as sports or pirates), & the flexibility to choose which days you'd like to come! All 5 days each week are different, though, so you may not want to miss a minute! Member/non-member rates. Ages 3 - 12, children must be potty-trained. Times: 1pm - 4pm, Monday - Friday. Pre-registration & payment required. Call for details (434-975-KIDS) or check us out on the web!
907 Gardens Blvd., Charlottesville, VA 22901, Web Site: http://www.tlgcharlottesvilleva.com
975-5437.

 
MECHUMS VIEW FARM HORSE CAMP
During camp children enjoy riding lessons and clinics on both riding and basic horsemanship. These clinics will include equine health and anatomy, tack care, stable management, jumping courses, round pen skills and other basic equestrian skills. Both camps end with a horse show, fun games on horseback, swimming in the river and a cookout and overnight campout at the farm.
107 Shelton Mill Road, Email: bbarrell@mechumsviewfarm.com.
Web Site: http://www.mechumsviewfarm.com/lessons-clinics-and-camps.html
882-1323.
Fax: 823-5419.

 
SOCA SUMMER FUN
SOCA is proud to bring you all the best soccer camps and summer programs in central Virginia. A full list of offerings are available on the SOCA web site. SOCA has an experienced, professional, hard-working staff ready to develop each player and build an increased passion for the 'beautiful game' through skill-centered activities and fun games. Camps are available for all ages and ability levels. Players will enjoy an excellent camp environment on the highest quality fields.  For details of all SOCA's fun camp opportunities please visit us at www.SOCAspot.org or contact SOCA at Dan.Ensley@SOCAspot.org.
1685 Polo Grounds Road, Charlottesville, VA 22911, Email: Dan.Ensley@SOCAspot.org.
Web Site: http://www.socaspot.org
975-5025.

 
SUPER KICKS KARATE
973-0855.

 
UVA INTRAMURAL-RECREATIONAL SPORTS
UVA Intramural-Recreational Sports offers Swimming's Cool (ages 18 mo. & up) and the Summer Tennis Program (ages 4-17) to youth this summer! Program details will be online by February 14. Member Registration begins April 14 and Open Registration begins April 21 (IM-Rec Sports membership not required!). Register online, by phone or in our Business Office, located in the UVA Aquatic & Fitness Center, 450 Whitehead Rd., Charlottesville, VA, Monday-Friday 8am-5:30pm. Registration is ongoing based on space availability.
Email: imrecsports@virginia.edu.
Web Site: http://recsports.virginia.edu
924-3791.

 
VIRGINIA WOMEN'S SOCCER - 2014 SOCCER CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE
No Matter which Center of Excellence you attend, our goal is to make it the most exciting and rewarding soccer experience around. The 2014 Centers offers two camps in the summer months: Advanced Center @ the University of Virginia June 26-29 for Grades 7-12; Advanced Center @ Episcopal H.S., Alexandria, VA, July 23-26 for Grades 5-7 & 8-12. The Centers are under the direction of the University of Virginia Women's Soccer Staff. Any questions, contact Jaime Frias (O) 434-982-5710 (C)775-313-4050 (e-mail) jef7r@virginia.edu.
Email: jef7r@virginia.edu.
Web Site: http://www.virginiawomenssoccer.com
982-5710.

 
 Day Camp - Traditional
 
ACAC SUMMER CAMP
Children from preschool through 8th grade will have a safe, active and FUN experience at acac Summer Camp with our year-round professional team. Rain or shine the fun doesn't stop. Campers play at our Waterpark, on our playgrounds, and engage in sports and games on the outdoor turf field. Tennis camp and swim lessons are also offered, in addition to sports camps. Transportation is available from Old Trail in Crozet, acac Downtown, UVA, Pantops, Forest Lakes and Ruckersville.
200 Four Seasons Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22901, Web Site: http://ssl.acac.com/ACACCamp
978-7529.

 
BOYS AND 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://www.bgclubcville.org/
977-2001.

 
CAMP STU @ STUART HALL SCHOOL
Camp STU is where smiles, laughter, exploration and discovery fill your child's summer days. Held on the Lower school campus in Verona, June 9 - August 1, 2014, this is summer, the way it's meant to be! Open to the public, Camp STU offers a unique blend of enrichment camps and traditional summer recreation. Children from pre-K to 5th grade can enjoy 7 different weeks of investigation, innovation, invention and amusement. Extended care is available for an additional fee. Enrollment is first-come, first-served. Register Now!
74 Quicks Mill Road, Verona, VA 24482, Email: camps@stuart-hall.org.
Web Site: http://www.stuart-hall.org/summer-programs
Deborah Schmid 540-.

 
CHARLOTTESVILLE WALDORF SCHOOL CAMPS
Charlottesville Waldorf School Summer Programs: Summergarden (3-6) A taste of a Waldorf Kindergarten in the summertime. Fill your child's day with creative movement, circle games, painting, natural fiber handcrafts, music, storytelling, puppet shows, & plenty of outdoor activities in the sunshine, including daily water play. For more info call Enrollment Director, Elizabeth Hale at 434-973-4946 X102 or email enrollment@cwaldorf.org http://www.cwaldorf.org/summer.html
120 Waldorf School Road, Email: enrollment@cwaldorf.org.
Web Site: http://www.cwaldorf.org
973-4946 x102.

 
CHARLOTTESVILLEFAMILY ONLINE CAMP FAIR
Explore summer camp options in the comfort of your own home ... no bug spray required!
Camp Directors - Call (434) 984-4713 to learn how YOU can join the 2014 Online Summer Camp Fair!,

 
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH PRESCHOOL "SUMMER ADVENTURE 2014"
Come join the fun at First Presbyterian Church Preschool for Summer Adventure 2014! Don't miss out on the two weeks we offer this year for children ages 2 1/2 to 5 years old. Start your summer fun with Session 1 (May 27-30), themed "Mad Science!" For Session 2, we invite your child to join us for "Under the Sea." Go to our website for the Summer Adventure brochure and registration form. We hope to see you at FPCP for adventure, fun and friends!
Web Site: http://www.firstprescharlottesville.org

 
MILLSTONE OF IVY SUMMER CAMP
Come join the fun at Millstone of Ivy Summer Camp for ages 3-6. Enroll by the week or for the whole summer! Located in an ideal setting in Ivy - close to Charlotteville, Crozet and UVA. Flexible scheduling with half and full day options, and choice of days per week. Creative weekly themes with fun arts & crafts projects, exciting activities and special visitors. Private, in-ground wading pool for daily swimming. Wooded & open play areas for active outdoor time. Low teacher/camper ratios. Operating under same owner/director since 1991. Additional enrichment classes offered. Discover...Create... Have Fun!
PO Box 140, Ivy, VA 22945, Web Site: http://www.millstoneofivy.com
434-979-2111.

 
ST. ANNE'S-BELFIELD CAMP
Jump into a summer of fun! This summer, St. Anne's-Belfield School is pleased to offer exciting and fun programs for students in Pre-School through grade 12. With enriching academic workshops taught by our faculty, and a diverse array of sports camps, there is something for everyone! For more information, please visit www.stab.org/summer, or contact us directly by calling (434) 296-5106 or emailing communication@stab.org. We hope to see you this summer!
Email: communication@stab.org.
Web Site: http://www.stab.org/summer
296-5106.

 
 Residential - Out-of-state
 
CAMP ALLEGHANY FOR GIRLS
Girls' overnight summer camp located in Greenbrier County, West Virginia. Ages 7 to 16, sessions are one or three weeks. Steeped in tradition, girls continue to enjoy the same customs and activities established 90 years ago. Archery, Arts & Crafts, Canoeing, Dance, Drama, Rifle, Ropes, Singing, Sports & Fitness, Swimming, Tennis, Wild World, Alleghany Singers with emphasis on the principles of sportsmanship, citizenship, cooperation, consideration for others, the Honor System, and meaningful appreciation of the outdoors. Goals are achieved in a lively, relaxed, and fun setting, enhancing self-esteem and boosting confidence while the girls grow in leadership, maturity and responsibility.
Lewisburg, WV, Web Site: http://www.campalleghany.com
540-760-1026.

 
CAMP BALLIBAY FOR THE FINE AND PERFORMING ARTS
Camp Ballibay offers a wide range of non-competitive fine and performing arts activities in a fun, traditional camp setting for boys and girls ages 8-16. We offer programs in theater, the visual arts, music, dance, video, radio, and rock music. Meals emphasize healthy, whole and seasonal foods. Our three-week program is completely individual choice: campers can focus on a single activity all day, pick several to focus on, or try a little of everything! Established 1964, Camp Ballibay is American Camping Association accredited.
1 Ballibay Road, Camptown, PA 18815, Web Site: http://www.ballibay.com
877-746-2667.

 
CAMP HIDDEN MEADOWS
Spectacular location and quality program. Co-ed, overnight, ages 7-16. 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.
HC 77 Box 117, Bartow, WV 24920, Web Site: http://www.camphiddenmeadows.com
800-600-4752.

 
CAMP KIPPEWA FOR GIRLS AND CAMP COBBOSSEE FOR BOYS
Camps Kippewa and Cobbossee are 3 1/2 week sister/brother camps that offer the complete Maine experience.  Located just 1/2 mile apart on Lake Cobbosseecontee, we provide excellent facilities, professional instruction, friendly atmospheres and tremendous spirit.  Camp Kippewa’s individualized scheduling allows girls to choose from a variety of programs in fine and performing arts, horseback riding, waterfront, hiking and trips, athletics and more.  Kippewa campers are empowered to make their own choices and pursue their own interests in a caring, nurturing environment that encourages girls to try new activities and challenge themselves. Camp Cobbossee’s program incorporates sports, waterfront, outdoor adventure and more.  Cobbossee campers have strong interests in participating in sports, improving skills, learning new things and having fun.
1 Kippewa Drive, Monmouth, ME 04259, Web Site: http://www.kippewa.com
800-547-7392.

 
CAMP ROCKMONT
Camp Rockmont for Boys is an interdenominational Christian residential/day summer camp in Western North Carolina with a focus on male development. Activities include camping, hiking, kayaking, blacksmithing, homesteading, canoeing, crafts, guitar, and more! Campers live in a cabin of 8-12 boys their age, select four skills to learn and develop, and participate in large-group activities with their age group. Rockmont seeks to foster a better understanding and respect for self and others; an appreciation and concern for the environment; greater self-reliance, self-respect, self-confidence, and self-esteem; stronger Christian values; and a greater understanding of the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.
Web Site: http://www.rockmont.com
828-686-3885.

 
SCIENCE CAMP WATONKA
Science Camp Watonka is a small privately owned Boys sleep-away Summer Camp in the Poconos. With 130 campers, 50 staff and accredited by the American Camping Association, Watonka offers a unique hands-on Program with Electronics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Astronomy, Computers, Robotics, Earth Science, Video, and Photography. As well as the sciences, our fully elective program includes a full range of crafts, waterfront and sports activities plus dirt bikes, trips and one of the most extensive ropes courses in the North East. Set up a tour, or visit on-line to join other science enthusiasts in over 40 seasons of safe and successful camping.
P.O. Box 127, Hawley, PA 18428, Web Site: http://www.watonka.com
570-226-4779.

 
SKYLAND CAMP FOR GIRLS
Horseback riding, musical theater, tennis, archery, crafts, swimming. And that's just Day 1! Skyland campers learn leadership, self-expression, confidence, sportsmanship, teamwork and so much more!! Operating since 1917 and limited to just 50 campers (age 6-15), Skyland attracts campers from across the country. Sessions include 7-, 17-, 20- and 35-day sessions. Just five hours southwest of Charlottesville, Skyland is situated on 40 wooded acres just outside of Asheville, NC.
PO Box 128, Clyde, NC 28721, Web Site: http://www.SkylandCamp.com
828-627-2470.

 
YMCA CAMP HANES
Since 1927, YMCA Camp Hanes has been creating summer camp memories that last a lifetime. We are committed to ensuring every experience results in our ABCs of Camp Hanes by increasing one's sense of Accomplishment, sense of Belonging and learning the Character traits of respect, responsibility, honesty, faith and caring in a Christian camp environment. The camp is located at the base of Sauratown Mountain, just 30 minutes north of Winston-Salem, NC. We offer Traditional Camp in week-long sessions (ages 6-15) and a half-week "mini-camp" session (ages 6-9), Adventure/Leadership Programs (ages 12-16), Day Camp (ages 6-12) and a specialty "Hot Hoops" basketball camp (ages 8-15). 
1225 Camp Hanes Road, King, North Carolina 27021, Web Site: http://www.camphanes.org/
336-983-3131.

 
 Residential - VA
 
ADVENTURE CAMP
Adventure Camp, Inc.is a camp held each summer for children and adolescents with limb loss. Started in 1981, Adventure Camp is held annually in August. The next camp session is July 31 - Aug. 3, 2014. The camp staff includes amputee and non-amputee volunteers who are health professionals such as therapists, prothetists, orthotists and nurses as well as members of the communities which the camp serves. Campers can enjoy a variety of activities, such as swimming, hiking, ropes course, zip wire, canoeing, fishing, golf, wall climbing, survival course, scavenger hunt, karaoke, kayaking and archery just to name a few.
Held at Camp Highroad, Middleburg, VA, Email: adventurecampinc@aol.com.
Web Site: http://www.adventurecampinc.org

 
CAMP EAGLE
Camp Eagle located in Fincastle, VA offers Enthusiastic, Energetic, Action-Packed Summer Overnight & Day Camp for all ages! Our camp, is located on 153 beautiful acres in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Camp Eagle summer camps are known for non-stop, breath-taking action and deep-bellied laughter. Campers range from ages 6 - 18 in 10 weeks filled with exciting, fun action-packed activities. Opportunities include: Overnighters for ages 5-8, Junior Camps for ages 8-11, Teen Camps for ages 12-18, Leadership Camps for ages 15-18.
458 Camp Eagle Rd., Fincastle, VA 24090, Email: sperry@sbcfamily.org.
Web Site: http://www.camp-eagle.org
540-366-2431.

 
CAMP FRIENDSHIP
Camp Friendship offers many programs including Junior Village (coed ages 7-12) a perfect option for a first time sleep-away experience, Senior Village (coed ages 13-16) where campers choose from over 40 activities, VIVA! (coed ages 13-16) offering a varied camp experience of in-camp and out of camp fun and educational trips, Equestrian Camp (girls ages 9-16) for girls who love horses, Junior Camp with Riding (coed ages 7-12) for half-day riding/half-day traditional camp, Counselor in Training (coed ages 15-17) to prepare for positions as camp counselors, as well as Family Camp for a special family experience. ACA accredited.
573 Friendship Way, Palmyra, VA 22963 , Email: info@campfriendship.com.
Web Site: http://www.campfriendship.com
1-800-873-3223.

 
CAMP HOLIDAY TRAILS
Families of and children with special medical needs and chronic illnesses can enjoy 1 and 2-week residential summer camp sessions and family weekends for parents and caregivers.  Applications online now at: www.campholidaytrails.org
400 Holiday Trails Lane, Charlottesville, VA 22905, Web Site: http://www.campholidaytrails.org
977-3781.

 
CAMP HORIZONS
Co-ed residential summer camp, located on 300 acres in the Shenandoah Valley, bordering the National Forest. Conveniently located 1 hour from Charlottesville (about 10 miles north of James Madison University). Welcoming children, ages 6-17. Offering adventure trips, aquatics, high/low ropes courses, climbing wall, performing arts, horseback riding, and much more. Also featuring three different specialty camps: Equestrian Camp, horseback riding/stable management intensive (girls ages 9-14, 1 week); Leadership Camp (co-ed, 4 weeks, for rising high school seniors); and Camp Up With People, a performing arts intensive camp (co-ed, 3 week session ages 14-17).
3586 Horizons Way, Harrisonburg, VA 22802, Email: camp@horizonsva.com .
Web Site: http://www.camphorizonsva.com
540-896-7600.

 
CAMP MOTORSPORT
It's not your same old summer camp! Girls & boys, ages 9-16, participate in hands-on driving instruction and racing education, and enjoy traditional summer camp activities, such as paintball, BMX biking, sports, and swimming, as well as hands-on activities in motorsports science, technology and engineering! Campers attend for 1-week or 2-week sessions. Driving instruction is designed to help campers become better, safer drivers for life; instruction rivals the best professional racing schools. No prior driving experience is required. All equipment, meals, & lodging are included. Safety is our top priority; Camp Motorsport is accredited by the American Camp Association.
8144 Mount Laurel Road, Clover, VA 24534, Web Site: http://www.campmotorsport.com
855-508-9382.

 
CAMP PIANKATANK
Our site consists of 90 natural acres of beauty on the pristine Piankatank River. We are owned and operated by the Virginia Baptist Mission Board. Please note that individuals need not be a Baptist or a member of a church to attend camp. We strive to create the most exciting experience possible where a child can learn about God, themselves, and others all in a safe and encouraging environment by participating in worship, Bible studies, the challenge course, nature education, field games, water sports, cabin activities, and so much more.
1586 Stamper's Bay Road, Hartfield, VA 23071, Web Site: http://www.camppiankatank.org/
804-776-9552.

 
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.
Fax: 540-984-4738.

 
CROSSROADS CAMP AND CONFERENCE CENTER
CrossRoads is a year round retreat facility, dedicated in the summer months to providing a quality camping experience for children and youth of all ages. Founded 25 years ago, CrossRoads is proud to offer several weeks of camp including Girls, CoEd and Family Adventure Camps. CrossRoads offers a variety of program choices including Archery, Creative Ministries, Culinary, Backpacking, Fishing, Horsepower, Outdoor Life, and Mountaineering. Christian missions education and involvement are important elements in our summer camp program. Located on 606 beautiful acres in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, CrossRoads is the perfect place for summer fun while deepening your relationship with Christ. We hope to see you on the mountain this summer!
2247 Little Piney Road, Lowesville, VA 22967, Email: crossroads@crossroadsccc.com.
Web Site: http://www.crossroadsccc.com
277-8465.

 
FERRUM COLLEGE SUMMER ENRICHMENT CAMP
Academically motivated students, (grades 4-7), experience campus life at this co-ed residential camp while participating in a variety of fun-filled activities and challenging projects. Enrichment classes include: Chess, Cooking 101, Drawing, Engineering, Hogwarts Academy I (OWL) and II (NEWT), Living 1800 Style, Summer Theater, The Ferrum Challenge plus much more. Traditional summer camp fun includes swimming, skit night, dance, theme days, and more. 2014 dates are July 13-19 and July 20-26. Cost $725.00 per week. Also check out The Ferrum Adventure Camp, (grades 8 and 9, July 13-19 $825.00 per week). Visit our website for more information about both camps--www.ferrum.edu/fcsec.
PO Box 1000, Ferrum College, Ferrum, VA 24088, Web Site: http://www.ferrum.edu/fcsec
888-508-7822.

 
ID TECH CAMPS & ID TECH ACADEMIES
Take interests further and gain a competitive edge for school, college, and future careers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Ages 7-17 create apps, video games, C++/Java programs, movies, and more at weeklong, day and overnight summer programs. Held at the University of Virginia, Georgetown, American, the College of William & Mary, Towson, Stanford, Princeton, and others. Also 2-week, pre-college programs for ages 13-18 held at select universities: iD Programming Academy (held at American), iD Game Design & Development Academy, and iD Film Academy.
Held at the University of Virginia, Georgetown, American, Stanford, Princeton, and over 80 universit, Email: info@iDTech.com.
Web Site: http://www.iDTech.com
1-888-709-TECH (8324.

 
LIVING EARTH SCHOOL
Come experience something special and see what kids and parents are raving about! Living Earth School is celebrating our 12th year of getting kids nature connected. We offer both day and overnight camps for boys and girls, 7-17 years. Kids come alive with adventure, exploring the natural world 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, natural rope making, shelter building, wild edible plant harvesting, campfire cooking, swimming in mountain streams, tracking animals, native crafts and more. Voted a CharlottesvileFamily Favorite for four years straight.
101 Rocky Bottom Ln, Afton, VA 22920, Email: connect@livingearthva.com.
Web Site: http://www.livingearthva.com
540-456-7339.

 
MASSANUTTEN ACADEMY
Two great summer programs! Four choices for summer school in 2014! The session runs: June 28th through August 2nd. Students may choose one of the following programs: JROTC, Massanutten Tech (STEM), Core Curriculum and ESL. $3,799.00 includes tuition, boarding, uniform, weekend activities. Two one-week Adventure Camps: July 20-26 & July 27-August 2. Want to have fun this summer? Join us for one week (or two!) of great activities that include hiking, zip-lining, mountain biking and more! $1,175 includes boarding, uniform, and all activities. Space is limited. Apply online at www.militaryschool.com!
614 S. Main Street, Woodstock, VA 22664, Web Site: http://www.militaryschool.com
(540) 459-2167.

 
SUMMER SPORTS CAMPS AT WOODBERRY FOREST SCHOOL
Since 1967, Woodberry Forest's sports camps have been getting boys outside to play their favorite sports - or to try new ones. Our camps help boys enhance their athletic skills and develop new ones with guidance from Woodberry's expert coaches. Our environment is warm and supportive, and our facilities - located on 1200 beautiful acres - rival those found at many colleges. Sports Camp June 15-July 5, boys ages 10-13; Father-Son Weekend June 6-8, boys ages 5-10; Football Camp July 9-12, boys ages 12-16; Basketball Camp July 13-16, boys ages 9-16; Squash Camp July 13-17, boys and girls ages 9-16; Lacrosse Camp July 17-20, boys ages 10-16.
Woodberry Forest School, Woodberry Forest, Virginia, Web Site: http://www.woodberry.org/summer
540-672-6044.

 
WILDERNESS ADVENTURE AT EAGLE LANDING
Get outside where "Character Counts!" - Develop leadership skills, confidence, self-esteem and teamwork. Outdoor Adventure Camp offering 1-4 week courses for ages 8-11, 11-13, & 14-17. All camping and backpacking equipment provided. Activities Include: primitive camping, backpacking, rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking, caving, mountain biking, high ropes adventure trail, climbing wall, 900' zip line, primitive living and survival skills. Feel free to contact us for more information as well as current discounts offered. $795-$1595.
11176 Peaceful Valley Road, New Castle, VA 24127, Email: Info@wilderness-Adventure.com.
Web Site: http://www.wilderness-adventure.com
540-864-6792.

 
YMCA CAMP SILVER BEACH
YMCA Camp Silver Beach is a coed residential camp for 8 to 16 year olds, located on the Eastern Shore of Virginia, directly on the Chesapeake Bay with 1200 feet of pristine shoreline. We have over 150 acres of activities including an Alpine II Challenge Course, swimming pools, sailing, kayaking, a giant water slide, air-conditioned cottages, bay-front dining, tennis courts and skate park.  Our well trained summer staff comes from all over the world to add a terrific international flavor. We offer 9 one-week sessions, as well as a three-week Teen Adventure Camp and a Leadership Development Program. Call toll free: 877-231-2012.
PO Box 69, 6272 YMCA Lane, Jamesville, VA 23398, Email: info@campsilverbeach.org.
Web Site: http://www.campsilverbeach.org
757-442-4634.

 

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