2019 Summer Camps

2019 Summer Camps

Almond Country Farm
Summer Horse Camp
CONTACT: 343-1558, 570-5984
AGES: 4-15
COST: $25 per day
DATES: June 11th – August 9th
DESCRIPTION: Camps are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 8am-12pm for children 4-15 years of age. Learn riding, care, and all about horses. This camp runs weekly through summer break. Campers may come as often as they like, as camp is on a daily sign up basis.

Azad’s Martial Arts Center
Azad’s Martial Arts Summer Camp
CONTACT: Ms. Miranda Gmiranda@azadsmartialarts.com, 530-892-2923, azadsmartialarts.com
AGES: 4-14
COST: Varies, see website for more details
DATES: June 10th – July 26th
DESCRIPTION: Keep Your Child Active & Engaged with Chico Summer Camps at Azad’s Martial Arts! Don’t let your child slip into the habits of inactivity and excessive screen time this summer. Join us at Azad’s and treat your child to the fun, challenging, and exciting world of Chongshindo! We’re proud to work with students of all ages across our community, building skills like discipline, respect, and lifelong habits of physical activity. Our Summer Camps in Chico include: Martial arts training for all experience levels, indoor and outdoor activities, hands-on self-defense instructions and supervised games & drills, team building exercises, and challenges. Our Summer Camps are designed to stimulate your child’s mind and help them develop important physical tools. With Azad’s training, your child can overcome anything life throws their way and benefit from incredible role models with decades of martial arts expertise.

Bidwell Presbyterian Church
Live the Adventure: VBX Jr. 2019
CONTACT: 530-343-1484, bidwellpres.org/children
AGES: 3 years to kindergarten
COST: $55
DATES: June 18-20
DESCRIPTION: Vacation Bible eXperience Junior (VBX Jr.) is Kidwell Park’s annual three-day camp for our preschool friends: Join us as we “Live the Adventure,” learning how God’s love turns our lives into adventures! Camp includes crafts, music, indoor and outdoor games, snack, quality time with peers and leaders, and more! VBX Jr. runs from 9:15am-11:45am. Visit www.bidwellpres.org for more information and to register by May 31st.

Live the Adventure: VBX 2019
CONTACT: 530-343-1484, bidwellpres.org/children
AGES: 1st to 5th grade
COST: $75
DATES: June 17-21
DESCRIPTION: Vacation Bible eXperience is Kidwell Park’s annual weeklong summer camp. Join us as we “Live the Adventure” and discover how God’s love turns our lives into adventures! Camp includes crafts, music, indoor and outdoor games, snack, quality time with peers and leaders, and more! VBX runs from 9am-12pm. Visit www.bidwellpres.org for more information and to register by May 31st.

Boys and Girls Clubs of the North Valley

Chico Camp Jamoa CONTACT: 530-899-0335, www.bgcnv.org
AGES: 6-13 years
COST: $165.00 weekly
DATES: 6/10-8/9, 2019
DESCRIPTION: Camp Jamoa is a full-service day camp that serves ages 6-13. Camp is open Monday- Friday from 7:30am-6:00pm. Camp Jamoa is the most affordable summer program & provides some of the most extensive services. Camp has multiple field trips each week and includes meals. Sign your children up for a summer filled with fun, laughter, learning, & lasting memories. Register now for 1 or all 9 weeks. Camp starts June 10th.

Boys and Girls Club of Chico CONTACT: 530-899-0335, www.bgcnv.org
AGES: 6-17 years
COST: $50.00 Summer Months
DATES: 6/10-8/9
DESCRIPTION: Join the Chico Boys and Girls Club this summer for great fun Monday-Friday all summer long. We offer a range of programs from academic support and tutoring, to arts and theater, leadership, healthy eating, exercise, and more! Activities are always age appropriate and FUN!! Where kids can be kids. Clubhouse (1-4 grade) Phoenix Club (5-7 grade) open from 2:00-6:00pm and Teen Center (ages 14-17) open from1:00pm-6:00pm

Camp Jamoa –Hamilton City CONTACT: 530-680-1676, www.bgcnv.org
AGES: 6-13 years COST: $65.00 weekly
DATES: 6/12-8/3
DESCRIPTION: Camp Jamoa is a full-service day camp that serves ages 6-13. Camp is open Monday- Friday from 7:30am-6:00pm. Camp Jamoa is the most affordable summer program & provides some of the most extensive services. Camp has multiple field trips each week and includes meals. Sign your children up for a summer filled with fun, laughter, learning, & lasting memories. Register now for 1 or all 9 weeks. Camp starts June 12th.

Camp Jamoa -Magalia CONTACT: 215-514-7837, www.bgcnv.org
AGES: 6-13 years COST: $25.00 weekly
DATES: 6/10-8/9
DESCRIPTION: Camp Jamoa is a full-service day camp that serves ages 6-13. Camp is open Monday- Friday from 7:30am-5:30pm. Camp Jamoa is the most affordable summer program & provides some of the most extensive services. Camp has multiple field trips each week and includes meals. Sign your children up for a summer filled with fun, laughter, learning, & lasting memories. Register now for 1, or all 9 weeks. Camp starts June 10th.

Camp Wild Heart
(Brought to you by Thrive)
CONTACT: 530-809-4638, www.CampWildHeartChico.com
AGES: 4 years and 9 months to 13
COST: Virtual punch cards for a truly flexible schedule. Package rates include: $990 for 22 days, $675 for 15 days, $500 for 11 days, $140 for 3 days. Days do not need to be consecutive, mix and match dates throughout the summer. (Ask how you can receive $400 to $500 credit toward camp-all income levels).
DATES: June 3rd to August 22nd, M-Th 9:30am to 4:30pm
DESCRIPTION: Chico’s Premier STEAM Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math Summer Day Camp. Where kids are free to Learn, Imagine, Explore, Create, Play, Dream and Shine. Campers get to choose from a daily array of engaging, hands on STEAM activities. Fun, friendship, science, art, nature, adventure, park and creek exploration come together in a fully child choice environment with respectful, caring adults sharing fun, hands on activities and projects. FREE breakfast and lunch.

CARD Camps
CONTACT: 530-895-4711, www.ChicoRec.com AGES: 3 and up COST: Varies, see website
DATES: Varies, June 10-Aug 14, see website
DESCRIPTION: CARD’s huge list of 40+ camps covers all ages and interests. Several toddler camps cater to the youngest kiddos; various sports camps—baseball, flag football, soccer and more—are great for your aspiring athletes; and plenty of others.Camp Chico Creek, Chi-Da-Ca, Summertime Delight, mountain biking, welding, cooking, and dance will make your child’s summer memorable.

Challenger Sports
Soccer Camps
CONTACT: 916 277 8440, challengersports.com

International Soccer Camps:
Week 1 @ DeGarmo Park, in Chico for ages 3-16, $100 – $185, Jun 10th – 14th
Week 2 @ DeGarmo Park, in Chico for ages 3-16, $100 – $185, Jun 24th – 28th
July 4th Week Special @ DeGarmo Park, Chico for ages 3-14, $79 – $89, Jul 1st – 3rd
California Soccer Park Week 1 @ Redding Soccer Park, in Redding for ages 3-16, $100 – $220, Jun 10th – 14th
California Soccer Park Week 2 @ Redding Soccer Park, in Redding for ages 3-16, $100 – $220, Jul 15th – 19th
Geweke Field, in Yuba City for ages 3-14, $102 – $169, Jul 15th-19th
City of Colusa High School Field, in Colusa for ages 3-13, $83 – $134, Jul 8th – 12th
DESCRIPTION: Challenger Sports, the leading soccer camp company in North America, is combining the most popular elements of their two, existing industry-leading camp programs, British Soccer and TetraBrazil, integrating them into a collection of the most effective soccer practices used by youth teams around the world. Most camps will include a free soccer ball, T-shirt, Poster, and Certificate. Check online at challengersports.com.

Next Level Soccer Camps:
California Soccer Park – Next Level @ Redding Soccer Park, in Redding for ages 9-18, $250, Jun 10th – 14th
DESCRIPTION: The Next Level camp program maximizes training time by rotating players between specialized training stations that focus on key areas of individual performance including, speed of play, fast foot skills, first touch, advanced techniques, freestyle, strength, agility & quickness, attacking moves, finishing, and small-sided games. The program will also include Challenger’s iChallenge training app which will help players develop skills and creativity both pre and post camp.

Chico Adventure Camp
CONTACT: 530-879-8988, TamaraWanink@ncchico.org, www.facebook.com/Chico-Adventure-Camp-337294976768639
AGES: 6-12
COST: $1,150 for full 8-week program
DATES: June 10th-August 9th
DESCRIPTION: Join us this summer as we adventure through 8 themed weeks, including Survivor /campout week, Master Chef Jr, Party in the USA, Camp-lympics, Davinci week, Mad Scientist week, and Talent/skit week. We will also have an indoor “camp fire” each day to sing camps songs and tell camp stories around. Chico Adventure Camp will ensure your child has an exciting, fun and safe summer. Camp will be open M-F, 7:30am-5:30pm.

Chico Art School & Gallery
Create Art with Art History
CONTACT: 570-3895, www.chicoartschool.com, janet@chicoartschool.com
AGES: 7-14
COST: $160
DATES: June, July, August
DESCRIPTION: Fundamentals of art will be covered with the emphasis on fun! Drawing and painting instruction – topics covered are perspective, mixing colors, contour drawing, shading, texture, and composition. Develop your own unique creative style with instructor, Janet Lombard Blixt, Nine years Best of Chico Visual Artist and several years best instructor. Visit their Facebook and website for more info. Register thru CARD. Camps held 9:30-11:30, Monday-Thursday.

Chico Cheer
July Summer Camps
CONTACT: 894-2227, www.ChicoCheerAllStars.com
AGES: 5-18
COST: Camp $100/each, $25 for extra care 7:30 – 10 AM &/OR 2-5 PM
DATES: See below
CAMP INFO: All camps run 10am-2pm with a min. of a half hour lunch break. Please wear shorts and tank top or tee with flexible tennis shoes and bring a sack lunch. Extra care available in the morning and evening. Please register & pay on our “Parent Portal.”

Beginners Cheer Camp: July 8-11
DESCRIPTION: If your athlete loves to cheer and tumble, then this is the camp for them! Athletes will learn basic cheerleading motions and terminology, tumbling, jumps, and a special dance to perform on the final day! Chants and cheers will also be taught, as well as team activities.

BEGINNING Tumbling Camp: July 15-18
DESCRIPTION: If your child loves to tumble, this is the perfect camp to help them succeed. All tumblers will be evaluated on the first day of camp for proper placement. This week’s camp is for our entry level tumblers working on Level 1 (Cartwheels, Round offs, Walkovers) and Level 2 (Handspring and Round off Handsprings). The “Advanced Tumbling Camp” requires a Round Off Tuck without assistance or “spotting” to register. Instruction includes proper body position and techniques needed for tumbling. THIS IS OUR MOST POPULAR CAMP AND FILLS UP FAST.

ADVANCED Tumbling Camp: July 22-25
DESCRIPTION: If your child loves to tumble and has experience, this is the perfect camp for them! All tumblers will be evaluated on the first day of camp for proper placement. The requirement for “Advanced Tumbling Camp” is a Round Off Tuck without assistance or “spotting” on spring floor. This week’s camp is for our advanced level tumblers working on Level 3 (Tucks, Punch fronts, multiple handsprings) and Level 4/5 (Layouts & Fulls). Instruction includes proper body position and techniques needed for tumbling. Special guests “The Tangy Tumblers” will be instructing the last 2 days of camp!

Chico Creek Dance Centre
Show * Kids Dance Camp in “The Magical Forest”
CONTACT: 530-521-7193, chicocreekdancecentre.com AGES: 4yrs. – 10yrs. COST: $185 for two weeks
DATES: June 10-21
DESCRIPTION: This 2- week camp offering children ages 4-10 years of age an experience in the wonderful world of dance and theatre in a Magical Forest filled with whirling strawberries, playful pixies, wicked witches, leaping grasshoppers and so much more. Campers will learn several dance styles, songs, create props and crafts, and have tons of fun that will prepare them for two performances during the last week of camp! It is a great opportunity for children to explore their own creativity through movement and meet new friends! Special camp shirts and cast party are all included!

Chico Montessori Children’s House
Chico Montessori Children’s House Summer Camp
CONTACT: 530-342-5518, chicomontessori.com
AGES: 2.9 years (fully potty trained) – 5 years
COST: $210-$358 depending on time schedule attending.
DATES: June 10th-August 16th
DESCRIPTION: We are offering a summer program with 5 themed sessions (2 weeks in length) for children ages 2.9 (and potty trained)-5 years of age. Sessions will include: Animal Planet, Music, California Adventure, Fairy Tales, and Vehicles/Construction. Each session will have multiple hands on activities relating to the theme. Throughout the summer, the Montessori materials and summertime water play will be available. Our first session will begin on Monday, June 10th, 2019.

Chico Princess Parties
CONTACT: 530-809-1666, chicoprincesspartiesllc.com
Petite Bakery Camp
DESCRIPTION: The petite bakery camp is a fun filled delicious adventure! The bakers will start off with naming their bakery, designing the look and creating the perfect menu. During the week, bakers will learn how to bake and decorate cupcakes, cookies, cake pops and brownies. On the last day of camp, they will open for business. Parents are encouraged to come visit the kid’s bakeries and purchase their delicious treats. $125 + $25 Supply Fee. 6/10-6/14 1:00-4:00 (Ages 9-12), 6/17-6/21 9:00-12:00 (Ages 6-8), 7/8-7/12 9:00-12:00 (Ages 9-12), 7/22-7/26 1:00-4:00 (Ages 13-16), 7/29-8/2 1:00-4:00 (Ages 6-8), 8/5-8/9 9:00-12:00 (Ages 6-8).

Mission to Space
DESCRIPTION: This camp is designed or kids who love to learn about space and science. Campers will be taken through an astronaut training academy, learn the science of traveling to space and enjoy lots of experiments and what life is like at the space station. $125, 7/8-7/12 1:00-4:00 (Ages 6-12).

Hogwarts: Camp of Wizardry
DESCRIPTION: The Ministry of Magic is pleased to offer this camp for aspiring wizards. Young wizards will take classes in the following studies: Potions, Care of Magical Creatures, History of Hogwarts and Defense against the Dark Arts. Extra-Curricular activities will include Quidditch. Camp concludes with wizards taking the OWLS exam and upon passing, a special ceremony will commemorate their time with the Ministry. 7/29-8/2 9:00-12:00 (Ages 6-12).

Neverland Art Camp
DESCRIPTION: The lost boys and girls will get to try their hand in painting, drawing, photography, and creating a set. The campers will create their own Neverland Set piece to prepare for the Art Showcase on the last day. (Art will sell for under $5 and the proceeds go directly to the young artists). 6/17-6/21 1:00-4:00 (Ages 6-12).

Unicorn Glitter Camp
DESCRIPTION: Camp will feature lots of sparkly crafts, singing, dancing, and make believe. Let your little one’s imagination fly as they create their own unicorns to name, take care of, and play with for years to come. The last day of camp includes a unicorn transformation as each camper gets a glitter hairstyle, face paint, and sparkle nails! 7/22-7/26 9:00-11:00 (Ages 3-5) $100, 7/22-2/26 12:00-3:00 (Ages 6-9) $125, 7/22-7/26 9:00-11:00 (Ages 3-5) $100, 7/22-2/26 12:00-3:00 (Ages 6-9) $125.

Musical Mermaid Camp
DESCRIPTION: Bring your little mermaids and mermen to this exciting sea camp! The little guppies will learn to sing, dance act and play instruments! Each day they will make a fishy craft and learn about life under the sea. The last day of camp culminates in mermaid makeovers and meeting the most famous mermaid of them all, The Little Mermaid! $100, 6/10-6/15 9:00-11:00 (Ages 3-5).

Royal Etiquette Camp
DESCRIPTION: This etiquette camp teaches little princesses and princes all the important lessons of running a kingdom. They will learn how to problem solve, give back to the community, and help their Kingdom of Chico. They will also learn important life lessons of being kind, saying thank you, and giving lots of compliments. Fun Crafts and music will be incorporated throughout the camp. On Friday, a special visit from a princess will enhance the lessons and fun!!! 6/24-6/28 9:00-11:0 $100 (Ages 3-5).

Chico Racquet Club
Chico Racquet Club Summer Tennis Camp
CONTACT: 530-895-1881
AGES: 5-17
COST: $52 daily, $199 weekly
DATES: 6/10 – 8/15
DESCRIPTION: Tennis camps are a fun introduction to the sport of a lifetime, designed to accommodate a wide range of ages and abilities. No prior experience is necessary. Campers will learn basic skills through instruction, drills, games, and match play. Swimming and lunch are included.

Chico Rebels Introductory Lacrosse Camp
CONTACT: 530-895-4711, www.ChicoRec.com
AGES: 7-12
COST: $150
DATES: 7/30-8/2 & 8/6-8/9
DESCRIPTION: Campers will learn the basic of lacrosse in a fun, low pressure environment. Soft “pop” lacrosse sticks will be provided, no additional equipment is needed. Camp will focus on the fundamentals of the game and introduce girls and boys to this great sport. League opportunities available in the Spring through Chico Rebels. Instructor: Chico State Lacrosse coach and players. Community Park. Register thru CARD.

CRT KIDS
CRT KIDS Theatre Camp

Disney’s “Aristocats” Kids Camp
CONTACT: www.crtkids.com
AGES: 5-6 & 7-10
COST: $200.00
DATES: 7/8-7/27
DESCRIPTION: California Regional Theater is offering classes for ages 5-10. These classes are designed to build skill in the area of performing arts, including vocal performance, acting, and dance. Classes will be taught by veteran directors of professional and community theater. Each class is an exciting program designed to cultivate children’s imagination, foster confidence, and have fun! Students will be introduced to theater through creative play, dramatics, music, and movement.

Hats Off to Broadway
CONTACT: www.crtkids.com
AGES: 11-15
COST: $230.00
DATES: 7/8-7/27
DESCRIPTION: California Regional Theater is offering classes for ages 11-15. These classes are designed to build skill in the area of performing arts, including vocal performance, acting, and dance. Classes will be taught by veteran directors of professional and community theater. Each class is an exciting program designed to cultivate imagination, foster confidence, and have fun! Students will be introduced to theater through dramatics, music, and movement.

Dimple Deedles Music Studio
Kindermusik
CONTACT: 530-433-1965, dimpledeedles.com, info@dimpledeedles.com,
AGES: 0-18 months, 18 months – 3 years, 3 & 4 years and 4 & 5 years
COST: $59
DATES: June & July (see website for dates & class times)

Peek-a-Boo! I Love You
DESCRIPTION: Learn songs, finger plays, and dances you need to enhance your experience with baby at home.

Beach Days
DESCRIPTION: A beach-themed class to get your child moving and dancing while developing fine motor skills like finger plays, gross motor skills like galloping, and life skills like turn-taking and self-control.

Carnival of Music – A Trip to the Carnival!
DESCRIPTION: Let’s take a ride on the carousel, be a clown, and eat hot pretzels! We will have so much fun as we sing and explore instruments in this carnival-themed class.

Durham Recreation & Park District
Camp Durham-azing!
CONTACT: 530-345-9804, www.durhamrec.com
AGES: TK-2nd grade, 3rd-5thgrade, 6th-8th grade (4-14 years old)
COST: $135/weekly (full-time, 7:30a-6:00p), $90/weekly (half-day, 7:30a-12:30p or 12:30p-6:00p), $35/day(full-day drop in), $20/day(half-day drop in)
DATES: June 3rd-August 9th
DESCRIPTION: Join your friends and your favorite camp staff for a week of summer time fun. Weekly camp themes will incorporate a variety of activities such as: outdoor games, team building, events, group challenges, crazy crafts, silly projects, Fun-Food Fridays, bounce house fun, pool time splashing, music parties, and more!

Earthbound Skills
Earthbound Skills Summer Camp
CONTACT: earthboundskills@gmail.com
AGES: 4-7, 7-12
COST: ranges from $45-$225
DATES: June 10th –July 19th
DESCRIPTION: If your children love to be outside and are passionate about nature, this is the camp for them! Every day will be filled with nature-inspired activities and games that will stimulate their senses, refresh their bodies, and rejuvenate their relationship with nature. They will learn naturalist skills, survival skills, and crafts that will deepen their love for our precious environment. Your kids will come home excited, happy…and probably dirty!

Expanded Learning Program

CONTACT: 530-532-3051 www.bcoe.org and type “Summer Camp” in search box

AGES: K-8th
COST: $140 *fee increase of $5/camp after May 31st

Art Exploration
DATES: July 15th-19th
DESCRIPTION: Campers hone their talent for self-expression while experimenting with a variety of mediums and explore artists, world culture, drama performance, and more during this creativity inspiring camp.

Challenge Quest
DATES: July 16th – 20th
DESCRIPTION: Compete in fun, engaging challenges. Campers will learn survival techniques, solve clues to unlock puzzles, and experiment with science tricks during this action-packed adventure camp.

Sports and Nutrition
DATES: July 8th-12th
DESCRIPTION: Campers will spend their week creating healthy snacks, learning about nutrition, and participating in a variety of sports activities, including swimming, First Tee Golf, soccer, and much more.

Technology Exploration
DATES: June 24th-28th
DESCRIPTION: Empowering campers to be creators! Aspiring innovators will explore engineering, robotics, animation, green screen, digital editing, video production, drones, and more.

Feather River Center
Summer Camp at the Forebay Aquatic Center
CONTACT: www.forebayaquaticcenter.com
AGES: 7-12
COST: $175
DATES: Weekly beginning June 10th-August 16th (No camp week of July 4th)
DESCRIPTION: Our Summer Aquatic Camp is BIG FUN with daily paddling adventures on kayaks, stand up paddle boards, pedal boats, nature hikes, while learning boating and water safety.

Our counselors are lifeguard-certified and ready to give your kids the time of their lives on the water and on the shore. Camps run 8:30-12:30 or 8:30-4:30, include PFD’s and instruction, and use a variety of watercraft.

FunLand / Cal Skate Chico
FunLand/Cal Skate Extreme Fun Camp
CONTACT: 530-343-1601, www.funlandchico.com/camps
AGES: 5-12
COST: Half-day (9am-1pm): $140/week, Full-day (9am-5pm): $175/week
DATES: June 17-21, June 24-28, July 8-12, July 22-26, Aug. 5-9
DESCRIPTION: Fun? Check. Safe? Check. Variety? Double check! This is a chance to do everything Funland/Cal Skate has to offer, and then some! Campers can spend the mornings, or whole days, doing things not normally offered to the public. Our goal is to offer days FULL of assorted activities – we can’t even list them all here! Activity examples: Skating, mini-golfing, batting, jump house, arts/crafts, arcade games, dodge ball, hockey, and more!

Girls On The Run Of The North State
CAMP GOTR – Girls Have Heart
CONTACT: 530-636-0786, www.gotrnorthstate.org, info@gotrnorthstate.org
AGES: Girls entering 3rd-5th grades in Fall 2019
COST: $125 (financial assistance available. See website for details.)
DATES: Week of June 17-21 ONLY – all sessions are Mon-Fri (5-day commitment)
THREE SESSIONS (CHOOSE ONE):
Session 1 – 8 AM to 12 PM @ Chapman Elem in CHICO (limited to 36 girls)
Session 2 – 12:30 PM to 5 PM @ Chapman Elem in CHICO (limited to 36 girls)
Session 3 – 8 AM to 12 PM @ Poplar Ave Elem in OROVILLE (limited to 36 girls)
DESCRIPTION: CAMP GOTR is the BEST OF GOTR’s empowerment curriculum, combined with the FUN OF summer camp! Over the one-week, girls explore FRIENDSHIPS in a fun, inclusive environment. Girls move, play, create, LAUGH and make new friends through games and activities designed to discover what makes a good friend and how to be a good friend. Registration is first come – first serve, online only at www.gotrnorthstate.org. Room for 36 girls/session.

Girl Scouts of Northern California
Camp CEO, Leadership Program
CONTACT: 530-513-430, https://camp.gsnorcal.org/summer-camp/camp-locations/sugar-pine
AGES: Camp CEO is open to Girls that will be entering 9th grade Fall 2019 to girls entering 12 grade Fall 2019
COST: Free
DATES: Applications due May 31st, 2019, program starts July 31st and runs to August 3rd
DESCRIPTION: Held at the beautiful Camp Sugar Pine, this four-day leadership program lets teen girls meet with women mentors who can work with the girls on career exploration, resume building, college preparation, and much more. In addition to workshops ranging from financial literacy to self-esteem, girls and mentors will bond by participating in fun traditional camp activities, including team building, swimming, the high ropes course, arts and crafts, archery, and more.

Honey Run Quilters

Quilting for Kids
CONTACT: 530-342-5464, www.cathyssewnvac.com
AGES: 10-16 years old
COST: $80
DATES: June 17-21, 1:30pm-4:30pm & July 15-19, 9:30am-12:30pm
DESCRIPTION: Want to beat the heat this summer. . .join us for our annual kids quilt camp. We have a new quilt this year. It is a beginner level quilt, introducing the young seamstress to the basics of quilting and sewing—accurate seam allowances, piecing and pressing. All cutting will be completed by HRQ staff prior to camp. Fabric for the project must be picked out a few days before the class. This camp will be offered both in June and July. If you repeat in July, we will have a different quilt for you to do. Stay all day and take the sewing project camp too!

Sewing Projects for Kids
CONTACT: 530-342-5464, www.cathyssewnvac.com
AGES: 10-16 years old
COST: $80
DATES: June 17-21, 9:30am-12:30pm & July 15-19, 1:30pm-4:30pm
DESCRIPTION: Have your children learn a life-long skill. We will have a sewing camp that is project based. You will have 4 different projects to create during this camp. There will be a coloring fabric page to be made into a pillow, an apron, a backpack and an art quilt! The kids will learn many different sewing skills, accurate seam allowances, piecing and pressing. Fabrics should be picked out a few days before the class. If you repeat in July, we will have different projects for you to do. Stay all day and take the quilt camp too!

KidsPark
Camp KidsPark
CONTACT: 530-894-6800, www.Kidspark.com/chico
AGES: 2-12
COST: Daily or hourly rates- call for more information.
DATES: 6/10-8/9
DESCRITION: KidsPark is offering fun, weekly themed summer camps. Each week is packed full of a variety of activities, guaranteed to be fun for everyone. From Kitchen Cooking, to Wacky Water Week, Sensory Exploration, and more. KidsPark summer camps have been creating great summer memories for the last 12 years! Call now for more information.

Kinetics Academy of Dance
CONTACT: 530-345-2505, www.KineticsAcademyofDance.com

Star Wars Camp
AGES: 4-8
COST: $129
DATES: 6/17 – 6/20, 12:30pm – 3:30pm
DESCRIPTION: Let the Force be with you as campers undergo Jedi training and resist the dark side. Trainees will make crafts, endure an obstacle course, and use creative movement to dramatize their victory. Invigorating music will set the stage for dancing and movement that no one can resist. New Jedis will showcase their efforts at the end of camp to friends and family.

FantasyLand Dance Camp
AGES: 4-8
COST: $129
DATES: 6/24 – 6/27 & 8/5 – 8/8, 12:30pm – 3:30pm
DESCRIPTION: Unicorns, Mermaids, Fairies, Dragons and more! Hear the stories and become the legends as we immerse ourselves into FantasyLand. This will be a fantastically fun filled camp for your little one’s imagination! Dancing, stories, crafts, games, dress-up and a magical snack will make their dreams come true. We’ll put together a final day performance for families.

FORTNITE Dance Camp
AGES: 5-9
COST: $105
DATES: 7/1 – 7/3 & 8/12 – 8/14, 12:30 – 3:30pm
DESCRIPTION: Get away from the video game and start moving! Wanna learn FORTNITE and other popular dance trends? In this fun-filled camp we will do games, crafts and, of course, dance. We’ll put together a final day performance for families. Are you ready to wiggle? Game On!

Fairy Tale Princess & Tea Party Camp
AGES: 4-8
COST: $129
DATES: 7/8 – 7/11, 12:30pm – 3:30pm & 7/15 – 7/18, 9:00am – 12:00pm
DESCRIPTION: Let the classic stories of Beauty and The Beast, Cinderella and others inspire you to move your feet to an enchanting beat! Each day will include a pre-ballet foundations class, a snack fit for a princess, story time, crafts and dances, celebrating the themes of the day. The last day we’ll have a royal tea party and perform some lovely dances for the families.

World of Dance
AGES: 5-9
COST: $125
DATES: 7/15 – 7/18, 12:30pm – 3:30pm
DESCRIPTION: This TV inspired dance camp includes a variety of different dance styles to have fun with. Explore different genres, broaden your horizons, and shoot for the stars. Learn and create your own choreography to be performed the last day for family and friends. This camp offers age appropriate dance moves for kids with or without dance experience.

American Girl Tea & Dance
AGES: 4-8
COST: $129
DATES: 7/22 – 7/25, 12:30pm – 3:30pm
DESCRIPTION: You and your favorite doll are cordially invited to this dance camp exclusively designed around the history of The American Girl Doll. This camp is packed with dancing, tea parties, games, crafts, and stories. Final day of camp, dancers and dolls will perform a dance routine for family and friends. Tea party snacks are provided.

North State Ballet
Summer Programs
CONTACT: 530-774-2364
Intermediate/Advanced Intensive Program
AGES: 11+ by start of intensive
COST: $500 for five days (or $125/day drop in)
DATES: July 1-5
DESCRIPTION: This dance intensive is geared for upper and lower, intermediate/advanced ballet students. NSB will be hosting guest master instructors in multiple genres of dance. This program will run from 1:00-6:00pm, Monday through Friday. A 50% non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration. We will offer a $50 discount for all students registered and paid in full by June 3rd.

Beginning/Intermediate Intensive Program
AGES: 8+ by start of intensive
COST: $200 for four days (or $65/day drop in)
DATES: July 1-4
DESCRIPTION: This dance intensive is geared toward younger beginner/intermediate ballet students who will study multiple genres of dance. The program will run from 9:00am-12:00pm Monday through Thursday. A 50% non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration. We will offer a $25 discount for students registered and paid in full by June 3rd.

Terrain Park Climbing Center
TPCC Youth Summer Camp
CONTACT: 530-809-0796, www.terrainparkclimbingcenter.com
AGES: 6-14
COST: Member $175, Non-member $195, 2 or more campers $165 each
DATES: July 8-11, July 15-18, July 22-25, July 29-Aug 1, Aug 5-8
DESCRIPTION: Terrain Park Climbing Center is very excited to offer youth summer camps! These camps allow climbers to enjoy and explore the sport through structured activities lending to strength, development, teamwork, and positive community building. Each camp includes fun group activities and games, one-on-one personalized instruction, and the opportunity to learn new techniques and improve climbing skills!

The 12th Annual Chico Summer Music Academy
CONTACT: (530) 570-7793, ask for Alicia; https://www.facebook.com/ButteMTAC/
AGES: 5 & up (adults too!)
COST: $250, half day — Beginning thru Early Intermediate Levels / $450, full day Intermediate & Advanced Levels
DATES: July 8-12
DESCRIPTION: This is a week-long summer music camp offered to string, piano, vocal, and woodwind students of all ages. Students receive daily personal and ensemble instruction from accredited North State music faculty. The week ends with concerts featuring student performances in small ensembles and three orchestras (beginning, intermediate, and advanced). We hope you will join us this summer for this unique musical experience right here in the North State!

Turtle Bay Exploration Park

Discovery Camp: Museum Mysteries
CONTACT: 530-242-3108, www.turtlebay.org/discoverycamps/
AGES: 7 – 12
COST: $170/member and $190/nonmember
DATES: June 17 – 21
DESCRIPTION: Ever wondered how science is used to catch criminals? Join us as we discover forensic technologies, perform curious experiments and solve puzzling mysteries. This week you will discover what it takes to be a CSI agent!

Discovery Camp: Navigating Nature
CONTACT: 530-242-3108, www.turtlebay.org/discoverycamps/
AGES: 7 – 12
COST: $170/member and $190/nonmember
DATES: June 24 – 29
DESCRIPTION: From soaring birds in the sky above to microbes in the earth below, you can discover the wild world that surrounds us. Adventures you can expect this week include dissecting owl pellets, making a fish print, and experiencing up close encounters with some of Turtle Bay’s animal ambassadors.

Discovery Camp: Inventioneering
CONTACT: 530-242-3108, www.turtlebay.org/discoverycamps/
AGES: 7 – 12
COST: $170/member and $190/nonmember
DATES: July 8 – 12
DESCRIPTION: Innovations, creations, and workstations – this week you are the inventor! Join us as we utilize experimental design methods to construct machines, build circuits, and create innovative tools. Together, we will discover what it takes to be STEM explorers!

Discovery Camp: Responsible Science
CONTACT: 530-242-3108, www.turtlebay.org/discoverycamps/
AGES: 7 – 12
COST: $170/member and $190/nonmember
DATES: July 15 – 19
DESCRIPTION: For the bold, daring, and curious types, this camp is full of risky adventures! Join us as we discover creepy crawlies, exciting explosions and dangerous experiments. This week is a chance for you to try all those experiments you wish you could do at home.

Unplugged Arts
Performance Arts Sleepover Camp
CONTACT: 530-345-6324, jkristoffer22@hotmail.com
AGES: 8 – 16
COST: $350 (includes instruction, food, and production costs).
DATES: June 17 to 22nd / Monday 10 am thru Saturday 4 pm
LOCATION: Enchanted Forest 1540 Vilas Road, Cohasset, California
Description – This Workshop combines a creative performance workshop for children (ages 8 to 16 years old) with a sustainable, retreat style environment. Children will improve movement skills through the study of dance technique and use their own ideas to create an original performance using movement, acting, music, percussion, and fantasy play. This is an opportunity for children to work imaginatively and non-competitively with each othe and swim, eat, rest and look at the stars. For further information, see Facebook College of Embodied Arts or collegeofembodiedarts.org.

Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology
Anthropology Museum Summer Camp 2019
CONTACT: Adrienne Scott, curator/Camp dir., www.csuchico.edu/anthmuseum,
530-898-5397
AGES: 5-12
COST: $115 each session, $105 before May 15, Register online at www.csuchico.edu/anthmuseum
DATES: 4 one-week camps. July 8-Aug 1, 2019
DESCRIPTION: Get up close with ancient history & mystical lore. Discover timeless fun in faraway worlds.

Jurassic BIRD NERDs-Fly into the Jurassic to investigate the dinosaur/bird connection.

VIKING VOYAGES-A journey to the heart of Norse sagas of dragons, trolls & whales.

HISTORY’S MYSTERIES-The quest! New escape-room puzzles to uncover lost artifacts and crack ancient codes.

Movies ALIVE-Enter the world of movies where epic adventures await.

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