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 Day Camp - Arts
 
ANNUAL CHARLOTTESVILLEFAMILY FUN FAIR & CAMP EXPO
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 at the Doubletree Hotel! 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! Join us February 14, 2016, 10am-3pm.
Web Site: http://ivypublications.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/CampExpo2015.REGISTRATION.pdf

 
FOUR COUNTY PLAYERS
An opportunity for kids to learn the many different skills needed in theater arts. Classes will be offered each day in developing character, dance, improvisation, and the technical aspects of theater. There will be a variety show on Friday evening at 7pm for all parents, family and friends to come enjoy. Entering 1st Grade-Entering 9th Grade. Internships are available for entering 10th grade students. Camp runs July 11-15, 9am-3pm, and is $150 per child. Please contact the theater for application and additional information. Spaces are limited, register today.
5256 Governor Barbour Street, Barboursville, VA 22923, Email: theatermanager@fourcp.org.
Web Site: http://www.fourcp.org/
540-832-5355.

 
SPECTRUM SUMMER PROGRAMS AT TANDEM FRIENDS SCHOOL
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.
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 on the last day. Dancers have fun with crafts, dance stories, snack time and lots of teacher attention so students will gain poise and confidence!
3114 Proffit Road, Charlottesville, VA 22911, Email: juanita@wilsonschoolofdance.com.
Web Site: http://www.wilsonschoolofdance.com
973-5678.

 
 Day Camp - Outdoors
 
MOUNTAINTOP MONTESSORI SUMMER SEED
Serving a variety of ages, Little seed (age 3 - rising K) 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 1 - 6) gathers 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 art camps for children rising into grades 1 - 6.
440 Pinnacle Place, Charlottesville, VA 22911, Email: info@mountaintopseedproject.org.
Web Site: http://www.mountaintopseedproject.org
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
 
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.

 
CHILD DEVELOPMENT LABORATORIES AT UVA
The Child Development Laboratories at UVA are made up of four labs (The Child Language & Learning Lab, The Early Development Lab, The Baby Lab, and the Early Social Development Lab). Each lab is led by a different faculty member with interests in children's cognitive and/or social development.
Web Site: http://www.childdevelopmentlabs.org
243-5234.

 
SPCA CAMP
The CASPCA summer camp is for rising 3rd-6th grade animal lovers. These one-week camps are from 9am-3pm, Monday through Friday at the CASPCA. Each session consists of 20 campers, a director and another adult. Camps include animal-related educational activities, animal interactions, visits from special guests, fun animal-themed crafts and more.
3355 Berkmar Dr., Charlottesville, VA 22901, Email: http://caspca.org/.
973-5959.

 
SUMMER DAY CAMPS AT THE FRONTIER CULTURE MUSEUM
Many exciting adventures await your children at the Frontier Culture Museum's Summer Day Camps! We offer a camp for 5-8 year olds and another for 9-12 year olds. All campers participate in cooking, historic games, crafts, and much more. The 9-12 year old campers wear period costumes! Both camps are educational and foster a better understanding of the past.
P.O. Box 810, Staunton, VA 24402, Email: Visitor.center@frontiermuseum.org .
Web Site: http://www.frontiermuseum.org
(540) 332-7850.

 
VIRGINIA DISCOVERY MUSEUM
Charlottesville's only nonprofit children's museum since 1981 with a hands-on environment for kids 1-8 yrs.
524 E. Main Street, East end of Downtown Mall, Web Site: http://www.vadm.org
977-1025.

 
 Day Camp - Sports
 
ACAC SUMMER SPORTS CAMPS
Our goal at ACAC is to offer the area's most dynamic programs, led by the areas finest coaches. ACAC's Summer Sports Camps include Boys & Girl's Lacrosse, Field Hockey, Volleyball, Golf, and Tennis. All of our camps are taught in a positive, fun and safe environment! Full and half day Sports Camps include a vigorous warm up, games and indoor play, speed and agility training, individual and team instruction, plus an hour of swim time at the Adventure Central WaterPark. Preeschool-8th grade.
200 Four Seasons Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22901, Web Site: http://cville.acac.com/youthsports.html
978-7529.

 
LITTLE GYM, THE
Give your kid the summer camp experience without the bug bites, poison ivy and week-long commitments. Combining fun physical activity, games, and arts & crafts, we’ll help your child beat the summer heat by staying cool at The Little Gym. Your child will spend three adventure-filled hours a day on a unique, exciting quest with their friends. Each week revolves around an interactive learning theme with different, creative lesson plans that will keep your child moving and engaged in what is sure to be tons of serious summer fun!
2075 Bond Street, Shops at Stonefield, Charlottesville, VA 22901, Web Site: http://www.thelittlegym.com/charlottesvilleva
975-5437.

 
PIEDMONT FAMILY YMCA
Camp sites at Jefferson School, Albemarle County Schools and Crozet YMCA
442 Westfield Road, Web Site: http://www.piedmontymca.org
974-9622.

 
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.

 
 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.

 
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!,

 
 Residential - Out-of-state
 
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.
17739 Potomac Highland Trail, Bartow, WV 24920, Web Site: http://www.camphiddenmeadows.com
800-600-4752.

 
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.

 
 Residential - VA
 
CAMP FRIENDSHIP
Traditional residential camp, challenge adventures, equestrian programs, sports & facilities rentals. ACA accredited. Est. 1966
Web Site: http://www.campfriendship.com
800-873-3223.

 
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. 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.

 

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