Grade 6

Rising 6th grade campers can personalize their camp from a wide variety of programs that provide opportunities to learn, create and explore while having fun and making new friends. Combine one of our half-day camps with our Discovery Camp or learn about the great outdoors in our Nature Science Camp. Looking for scheduling flexibility? Rising 6th graders will also enjoy our diverse week-long offerings which provide campers the opportunity to take daily field trips in our OFF We Go camp, build their technology skills in Drobots and Youth Digital design classes, practice their love of sports in coaches camps, have fun with math, or learn to sew. There is no food service so campers bring a bag lunch each day. Before Care and/or After Care available.

The complimentary bus service is required for campers in this age group. The bus schedule is timed for camps starting at 9:00 am and dismissing at 3:00 pm; there is no bus service at Noon.

Please Note: There is no Before Care or bus service for The Math Adventure class, Aug. 21–25.

3 WEEK SESSION CAMPS

Session 1: JUNE 25 - JULY 13


Cooking - From the Ground Up!

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Go beyond the basics in this half day cooking camp for aspiring young chefs. We aren't just following the recipes, but really learning how they work and how to cook!

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Discovery Camp

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Discover something exciting, challenging, and fun! Discovery campers create their own schedule choosing six of their favorites, from over 25 activities!

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Musical Theater Camp

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Learn character development, movement, dance, vocals, projection, stage direction and more , all as you prepare to perform the junior version of a Broadway hit!

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Nature Science Expedition

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Expedition is perfect for the budding scientist who just can't get enough of the wonderful world around us. This camp is all about animals, insects, and plants of the DMV.

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Extended Hours

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Extended Hours is offered before and after the regular camp day for campers entering K-8th grades. Activities vary throughout the week and include swimming.

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SESSION 2: JULY 16 - AUGUST 3


Cooking - From the Ground Up!

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Go beyond the basics in this half day cooking camp for aspiring young chefs. We aren't just following the recipes, but really learning how they work and how to cook!

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Discovery Camp

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Discover something exciting, challenging, and fun! Discovery campers create their own schedule choosing six of their favorites, from over 25 activities!

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Flag Football & Discovery

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A fun skill-builder camp for new and experienced players. Building skills, working as a team, and enjoying playing non-contact football by age group.

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Musical Theater Camp

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Learn character development, movement, dance, vocals, projection, stage direction and more , all as you prepare to perform the junior version of a Broadway hit!

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Nature Science Expedition

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Expedition is perfect for the budding nature lover or scientist who just can't get enough of the wonderful world around us. This camp is all about animals, insects, and local flora and fauna.

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Extended Hours

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Extended Hours is offered before and after the regular camp day for campers entering K-8th grades. Activities vary throughout the week and include swimming.

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WEEKLY SPECIALTY CAMPS

EARLY SESSION: JUNE 18 - JUNE 22


Flag Football

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A fun skill-builder camp for new and experienced players. Building skills, working as a team, and enjoying playing non-contact football by age group.

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Girl Power Sports Camp

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A multi-sport camp just for girls designed to teach playing skills, teamwork, sportsmanship and leadership.

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Handwork Studio Fashion & Machine Sewing

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Learn to use a sewing machine to make your own trendy fashions and crafty items! Skills range from learning how to use the machine to measuring, pinning, cutting and putting patterns together.

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Handwork Studio Fiber Arts

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Learn the wonderful and practical skills of knitting, hand sewing, needle-felting and much more! A different amazing craft each week!

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Handwork Studio Sew Tech

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Using STEM technology, art and science meet in this creative program!

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Play-Well Bash'em Bots with Lego®

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Power up your engineering skills with Play -Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of Lego®

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Potomac Baseball Camp

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Have fun and improve your baseball knowledge and ability! Campers learn technique with Coach Adamec's skill stations and by playing afternoon games.

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Potomac Basketball Skills Development Camp

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Game strategies, skills, and sportsmanship are combined to help players take their game to the next level! This camp will focus on skill development in passing, dribbling , lay-ups, and more!

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Potomac Lacrosse Camp (Boys)

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This camp is for young players to learn the fundamentals of the game and to develop the skills and techniques to become a better lacrosse player. Coached by the Potomac School Head Lacrosse Coach, Michael Via, and his staff.

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Extended Hours

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Extended Hours is offered before and after the regular camp day for campers entering K-8th grades. Activities vary throughout the week and include swimming.

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JUNE 25 - JUNE 29


Beyond Sticks Girls Sports & Leadership

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Beyond Sticks Girls Youth camps teach and field hockey, lacrosse and soccer while growing the entire young athlete through our “Play beyond the game” character education.

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Flag Football

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A fun skill-builder camp for new and experienced players. Building skills, working as a team, and enjoying playing non-contact football by age group.

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Handwork Studio Fashion & Machine Sewing

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Learn to use a sewing machine to make your own trendy fashions and crafty items! Skills range from learning how to use the machine to measuring, pinning, cutting and putting patterns together.

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Handwork Studio Fiber Arts

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Learn the wonderful practical skills of knitting, hand and machine sewing, needle-felting and much more! A different array of amazing crafts each week!

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Handwork Studio Sew Tech

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Using STEM technology, art and science meet in this creative program!

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OFF We Go!

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Off We Go to explore the exciting treasures our area has to offer from hiking nature trails, exploring the beaches, rock climbing to canoeing, visiting museums and more!

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Potomac Lacrosse Camp (Boys)

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This camp is for young players to learn the fundamentals of the game and to develop the skills and techniques to become a better lacrosse player. Coached by the Potomac School Head Lacrosse Coach, Michael Via, and his staff.

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TopNotch Tennis Camp

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Focus on stroke production (forehands, backhands, volleys, and serves), team competitions, games and fitness. Feeding drills and live ball play help players develop rallying and decision making skills.

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Youth Digital Video Game Development

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Using professional tools (Unity® game design software and C# programming language, campers will create a video game that they can play and share with friends.

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Extended Hours

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Extended Hours is offered before and after the regular camp day for campers entering K-8th grades. Activities vary throughout the week and include swimming.

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JULY 2 - JULY 6 (NO CAMP ON JULY 4)


Handwork Studio Fashion & Machine Sewing

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Learn to use a sewing machine to make your own trendy fashions and crafty items! Skills range from learning how to use the machine to measuring, pinning, cutting and putting patterns together.

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Handwork Studio Fiber Arts

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Learn the wonderful practical skills of knitting, hand and machine sewing, needle-felting and much more! A different array of amazing crafts each week!

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OFF We Go!

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Off We Go to explore the exciting treasures our area has to offer from hiking nature trails, exploring the beaches, rock climbing to canoeing, visiting museums and more!

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Extended Hours

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Extended Hours is offered before and after the regular camp day for campers entering K-8th grades. Activities vary throughout the week and include swimming.

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JULY 9 - JULY 13


Beyond Sticks Girls Sports & Leadership

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Beyond Sticks Girls Youth camps teach and field hockey, lacrosse and soccer while growing the entire young athlete through our “Play beyond the game” character education.

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Drobots!

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Learn to utilize drone capability with creative STEM technology.

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Flag Football

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A fun skill-builder camp for new and experienced players. Building skills, working as a team, and enjoying playing non-contact football by age group.

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Handwork Studio Fashion & Machine Sewing

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Learn to use a sewing machine to make your own trendy fashions and crafty items! Skills range from learning how to use the machine to measuring, pinning, cutting and putting patterns together.

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Handwork Studio Fiber Arts

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Learn the wonderful practical skills of knitting, hand and machine sewing, needle-felting and much more! A different array of amazing crafts each week!

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OFF We Go!

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Off We Go to explore the exciting treasures our area has to offer from hiking nature trails, exploring the beaches, rock climbing to canoeing, visiting museums and more!

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Youth Digital Mod Design with Minecraft®

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Campers learn the foundations of Java™ to create their own custom mod to download and share with friends!

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Extended Hours

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Extended Hours is offered before and after the regular camp day for campers entering K-8th grades. Activities vary throughout the week and include swimming.

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JULY 16 - JULY 20


Beyond Sticks Girls Sports & Leadership

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Beyond Sticks Girls Youth camps teach and field hockey, lacrosse and soccer while growing the entire young athlete through our “Play beyond the game” character education.

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Drobots!

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Learn to utilize drone capability with creative STEM technology.

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Flag Football

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A fun skill-builder camp for new and experienced players. Building skills, working as a team, and enjoying playing non-contact football by age group.

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Handwork Studio Fashion & Machine Sewing

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Learn to use a sewing machine to make your own trendy fashions and crafty items! Skills range from learning how to use the machine to measuring, pinning, cutting and putting patterns together.

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Handwork Studio Fiber Arts

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Learn the wonderful practical skills of knitting, hand and machine sewing, needle-felting and much more! A different array of amazing crafts each week!

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Nova Soccer Academy

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Have fun playing soccer while learning ball control, passing, shooting, dribbling and more!

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OFF We Go!

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Off We Go to explore the exciting treasures our area has to offer from hiking nature trails, exploring the beaches, rock climbing to canoeing, visiting museums and more!

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Youth Digital Video Game Development

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Using professional tools (Unity® game design software and C# programming language, campers will create a video game that they can play and share with friends.

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Extended Hours

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Extended Hours is offered before and after the regular camp day for campers entering K-8th grades. Activities vary throughout the week and include swimming.

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JULY 23 - JULY 27


Beyond Sticks Girls Sports & Leadership

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Beyond Sticks Girls Youth camps teach and field hockey, lacrosse and soccer while growing the entire young athlete through our “Play beyond the game” character education.

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Drobots!

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Learn to utilize drone capability with creative STEM technology.

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Flag Football

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A fun skill-builder camp for new and experienced players. Building skills, working as a team, and enjoying playing non-contact football by age group.

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Handwork Studio Fashion & Machine Sewing

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Learn to use a sewing machine to make your own trendy fashions and crafty items! Skills range from learning how to use the machine to measuring, pinning, cutting and putting patterns together.

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Handwork Studio Fiber Arts

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Learn the wonderful practical skills of knitting, hand and machine sewing, needle-felting and much more! A different array of amazing crafts each week!

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Handwork Studio Sew Tech

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Using STEM technology, art and science meet in this creative program!

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Nova Soccer Academy

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Have fun playing soccer while learning ball control, passing, shooting, dribbling and more!

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OFF We Go!

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Off We Go to explore the exciting treasures our area has to offer from hiking nature trails, exploring the beaches, rock climbing to canoeing, visiting museums and more!

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TopNotch Tennis Camp

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Focus on stroke production (forehands, backhands, volleys, and serves), team competitions, games and fitness. Feeding drills and live ball play help players develop rallying and decision making skills.

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Youth Digital App Design

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Campers design a mobile game from start to finish that they can download and play on their Android or iOS device!

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Extended Hours

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Extended Hours is offered before and after the regular camp day for campers entering K-8th grades. Activities vary throughout the week and include swimming.

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JULY 30 - AUGUST 3


Beyond Sticks Girls Sports & Leadership

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Beyond Sticks Girls Youth camps teach and field hockey, lacrosse and soccer while growing the entire young athlete through our “Play beyond the game” character education.

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Drobots!

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Learn to utilize drone capability with creative STEM technology.

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Flag Football

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A fun skill-builder camp for new and experienced players. Building skills, working as a team, and enjoying playing non-contact football by age group.

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Handwork Studio Fashion & Machine Sewing

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Learn to use a sewing machine to make your own trendy fashions and crafty items! Skills range from learning how to use the machine to measuring, pinning, cutting and putting patterns together.

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Handwork Studio Fiber Arts

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Learn the wonderful practical skills of knitting, hand and machine sewing, needle-felting and much more! A different array of amazing crafts each week!

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Handwork Studio Sew Tech

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Using STEM technology, art and science meet in this creative program!

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Nova Soccer Academy

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Have fun playing soccer while learning ball control, passing, shooting, dribbling and more!

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OFF We Go!

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Off We Go to explore the exciting treasures our area has to offer from hiking nature trails, exploring the beaches, rock climbing to canoeing, visiting museums and more!

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TopNotch Tennis Camp

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Focus on stroke production (forehands, backhands, volleys, and serves), team competitions, games and fitness. Feeding drills and live ball play help players develop rallying and decision making skills.

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Youth Digital Server Design with Minecraft®

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Campers design and build their own customized Minecraft® server that they can share and play with friends!

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Extended Hours

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Extended Hours is offered before and after the regular camp day for campers entering K-8th grades. Activities vary throughout the week and include swimming.

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AUGUST ACADEMIC CAMPS: AUGUST 20 - AUGUST 24


Math Adventure

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Build your love of math by connecting it to everything from a building block to the great outdoors. Math comes alive through unique hands-on explorations!

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