Grade 5

Rising fifth grade campers may choose from a wide variety of enriching and engaging offerings throughout the summer. Our programs give campers the opportunity to learn, stretch their imaginations, explore the great outdoors and acquire new skills, all within an environment that nurtures confidence and fosters lasting friendships; choices include one, two, or three-week camps There is no food service so campers bring a bag lunch each day. Before Care and/or After Care available for all sessions.

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! May also be combined with three Discovery Camp choices to make a full-day camp.
 

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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, theater movement, dance, signing techniques, vocal projection, stage direction and more, all as you prepare to perform a 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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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! May also be combined with three Discovery Camp choices to make a full-day camp.
 

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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, theater movement, dance, signing techniques, vocal projection, stage direction and more, all as you prepare to perform a 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

Drobots Drone STEM Camps


Learn to utilize drone capability with creative STEM technology.

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Flag Football

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New and experienced players have fun, build skills, and work as a team while playing non-contact football in age appropriate groups.

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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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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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TopNotch Tennis Camp


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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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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Drobots Drone STEM Camps


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 New and experienced players have fun, build skills, and work as a team while playing non-contact football in age appropriate groups.

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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 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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Potomac's Intro to Programming

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New to coding? No worries in this introductory level class. Learn the skills that will let you grow in this important tech discipline.

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SPARK Business Academy Financial Literacy

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Financial literacy is an essential 21st century skill. Gain the tools and mindset to make educated financial decisions in classes covering a variety of interest areas.learn more.jpg


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 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 sewing, needle-felting and much more! A different array of amazing crafts each week!

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Nova Soccer Academy


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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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 Drone STEM Camps


Learn to utilize drone capability with creative STEM technology.

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Flag Football

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New and experienced players have fun, build skills, and work as a team while playing non-contact football in age appropriate groups.

learn more.jpg


Handwork 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 sewing, needle-felting and much more! A different array of amazing crafts each week!

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Nova Soccer Academy


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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SPARK Business Academy Financial Literacy

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Financial literacy is an essential 21st century skill. Gain the tools and mindset to make educated financial decisions in classes covering a variety of interest areas.learn more.jpg


Youth Digital Tech Camps

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Campers may choose from a variety of programs, including coding, mod design, 3D game development, app design, and 3D character animation!

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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 Drone STEM Camps

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Learn to utilize drone capability with creative STEM technology.

 

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Flag Football

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New and experienced players have fun, build skills, and work as a team while playing non-contact football in age appropriate groups.

learn more.jpg


Handwork 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.

learn more.jpg

Handwork Studio Fiber Arts

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Learn the wonderful practical skills of knitting, hand 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!

learn more.jpg


SPARK Business Academy Financial Literacy

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Financial literacy is an essential 21st century skill. Gain the tools and mindset to make educated financial decisions in classes covering a variety of interest areas.learn more.jpg


Youth Digital Tech Camps

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Campers may choose from a variety of programs, including coding, mod design, 3D game development, app design, and 3D character animation!

 

learn more.jpg


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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Flag Football

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New and experienced players have fun, build skills, and work as a team while playing non-contact football in age appropriate groups.

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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.

learn more.jpg

 


Handwork Studio Fiber Arts

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

learn more.jpg

 


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!

learn more.jpg


SPARK Business Academy Financial Literacy

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Financial literacy is an essential 21st century skill. Gain the tools and mindset to make educated financial decisions in classes covering a variety of interest areas.learn more.jpg


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.

learn more.jpg


Youth Digital Tech Camps

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Campers may choose from a variety of programs, including coding, mod design, 3D game development, app design, and 3D character animation!

 

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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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Flag Football

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New and experienced players have fun, build skills, and work as a team while playing non-contact football in age appropriate groups.

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Handwork Studio Fashion & Machine Sewing

Girls-at-Museum-sewing-machines.jpg

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.

learn more.jpg

 


 


Handwork Studio Fiber Arts

handwork fish.jpg

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

learn more.jpg

 


Handwork Studio Sew Tech

Girls-at-Museum-sewing-machines.jpg

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

learn more.jpg

 


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!

learn more.jpg


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.

learn more.jpg


Youth Digital Tech Camps

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Campers may choose from a variety of programs, including coding, mod design, 3D game development, app design, and 3D character animation!

 

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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 CAMP: 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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