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Summer Camps

Registration for Summer 2020 is Now Open!


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SUMMER ART CAMP FOR KIDS | Ages 7-12

Morning: 9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

Afternoon: 1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.

Work side-by-side with a professional artist to create your own masterpiece. Kids make new friends and together explore both traditional and non-traditional forms of drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking and more. This is a supportive and nurturing environment where kids receive individualized instruction in our small classes. Projects are both educational and fun; they lead you to discover your own creativity and individuality. Everyone can be an artist with the right encouragement and inspiration.

Halfway through class, students will eat their own snack and take a walk outside on the grounds. Sign your child up for a full day of camp and enjoy a free supervised lunch hour in between sessions. Each week is a new set of lessons, so depending on your schedule, feel free to enroll your child throughout the summer.

Weeks available: June 15, June 22, July 6, July 13, July 20, July 27, August 3, August 10, August 17, August 24

No camps week of July 4th (June 29 – July 3)

$165 per week

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CREATIVE ARTS CAMP | Ages 4-6

Morning: 9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M

These camps are specially designed for your child’s creative hands and mind. We know how young children love to be introduced to new materials and ideas that fully engage them in the artistic process. Each week kids will create a variety of paintings, drawings, sculpture and more.

Halfway through class, students will eat their own snack and take a walk outside on the grounds. Each week lessons are new, so depending on your schedule, feel free to enroll your child in camp throughout the summer.

Weeks available: June 15, June 22, July 6, July 13, July 20, July 27, August 3, August 10, August 17, August 24

No camps week of July 4th (June 29 – July 3)

$165 per week

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CREATIVE CLAY TIME & MIXED MEDIA SCULPTURE | Ages 7-9

Morning: 9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

The ceramic studio is a fun place to get messy and play with clay. In this safe and nurturing environment learn how to create pinch pots, animals and other inventive characters. We will teach you to get artistic and creative with clay. The second week you will be involved in building sculpture using a mix of materials so that your ceramic pieces can be glazed and fired in the kiln, ready to take home.

Weeks available:
Session I – August 3 – August 14 (two week program)
Session II – August 17 – August 28 (two week program)

$390 for 2 weeks

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SCULPTURE & WHEEL THROWING CAMP | Ages 9-12

Afternoon: 1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.

Wheel throwing is a fun and challenging art form that requires focus and discipline. Learn centering and pulling and as your skills develop, create a variety of cups, bowls and vases. This is an opportunity to build work that at the same time is both beautiful and functional. The second week of the workshop is dedicated to creating mixed media sculpture so that your ceramic pieces can be glazed and fired in the kiln.

Weeks available:
Session I – August 3 – August 14 (two week program)
Session II – August 17 – August 28 (two week program)

$390 for 2 weeks

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3D CREATION CAMP | Ages 10-14

Morning: 9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

Construct, imagine, and invent in this summer’s 3-D Creation Camp! Students will work with recycled materials, found objects, and art supplies to create 3-d works of art that are as imaginative as they are.

Weeks available: August 3, August 10, August 17 & August 24

$195 per week

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ACTING CAMP | Ages 9-16

9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

with Diane and Brianna Marsh of Scattered Seeds

Explore exciting scenes and portray vibrant characters in this interactive acting camp! We engage in fun games and exercises that develop the fundamentals of acting. Students gain self-assurance in their acting as well as a self-confidence that they can keep for a lifetime.  Our scene and character studies will lead us to a performance at the end of the camp.

In partnership with Scattered Seeds

Weeks available: June 15

$165 per week

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MUSICAL THEATRE CAMP | Ages 9-16

1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.

with Diane and Brianna Marsh of Scattered Seeds

Sing and dance to your favorite Broadway show tunes! Each student has the opportunity to learn music, staging, and choreography both in solo-work and as an ensemble. Students gain self-assurance in their performing as well as a self-confidence that they can keep for a lifetime. Our work during the week will be highlighted in an exciting showcase at the end of camp.

In partnership with Scattered Seeds

Weeks available: June 15

$165 per week

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REGISTER FOR SUMMER CAMPS

In the Catalog, select Summer Camps from the Select a set of courses drop-down


Returning Students: Log in with your email, choose a session, Add to Order, and select the child you wish to register before checking out or adding additional camps.

New Students: Click Login and create an account for yourself. Then choose a session, Add to Order, fill out the form with your child’s information under “Add New Registrant,” and click “Create Registrant.” Select the child you wish to register before checking out or adding additional camps.