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 Adventure for Teens
 
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 11, 2018, 10am-3pm.
Web Site: http://charlottesvillefamily.com
434-984-4713.

 
 Day Camp - Arts
 
SPECTRUM SUMMER PROGRAMS AT TANDEM FRIENDS SCHOOL
Spectrum runs from June 11-July 20 (2 week sessions) and offers an exciting array of creative classes for grades 1-8 including, African drumming, crafts, theater, fencing, cooking, dance, visual arts, box city, adventure camp and 1 week fishing camps. All classes are designed to pique new interest. Tandem's campus provides a friendly, relaxed environment for creative self-expression. Registration will be available online at tandemfs.org in early February.
Email: fsmith@tandemfs.org.
Web Site: http://www.tandemfs.org

 
SUMMER THEATER CAMP AT LIVE ARTS
SPEND YOUR SUMMER IN THE SPOTLIGHT! In these intensive camps, young performers, ages 4-18, work with a team of experienced theater artists to learn the techniques of performance and put on a summer season of plays and musicals. Campers hone their skills in singing, dancing, acting, improvisation, playwriting, and more! This year's camps include "The Wizard of Oz," "Jungle Book Kids," "The Tempest," "Much Ado About Nothing," Comedy Camp, Mini-Camps for Wee Ones and more. 1, 2, and 3-week day-camps run June 11th - August 18th.
123 E. Water St., Charlottesville, VA 22902, Web Site: http://summeratlivearts.org
434-977-4177.

 
 Day Camp - Outdoors
 
TRIPLE C CAMP
Charlottesville's #1 Day Camp. Experiences for rising K-11th graders, on private, safe, acres of recreation. Horseback Riding, swimming everyday (daily lessons for K-3rd), Hi & Low Ropes Course, sports, nature, arts & crafts, and so much more. Experiential, educational and FUN. Mature, well-trained, caring staff. Lunch and two snacks INCLUDED. Round trip transportation available. Our camping professionals are excited to meet your family and share time on a personal tour. Contact us for a visit or to learn more about how to provide the ultimate summer experience for your camper(s)!
920 Camp Road, Charlottesville, VA 22902, Web Site: http://www.tripleccamp.com
434-293-2529.

 
VIRGINIA OUTSIDE
Virginia Outside offers fishing and outdoor adventure day camps in the Charlottesville area starting at age 6. We also offer overnight camps throughout the state and beyond for those wishing to extend their adventure to new waters.
Email: tsclarkson@virginiaoutside.com.
Web Site: http://virginiaoutside.com
804-272-6362.

 
 Day Camp - Special Interest
 
CAMP HOLIDAY TRAILS
Children with medical needs age 7-17 can enjoy and benefit from one or two week camp sessions over the summer and mission-based year-round programs. Apply at: www.campholidaytrails.org.
400 Holiday Trails Lane, Charlottesville, Va 22903, 434-977-3781.

 
CASPCA CRITTER CAMP
The CASPCA Critter 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 and 2 camp counselors. Camps include animal-related educational activities, animal interactions, visits from special guests, fun animal-themed crafts and more.
3355 Berkmar Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22901, Web Site: http://www.caspca.org
434-973-5959.

 
CHARLOTTESVILLE PARKS AND RECREATION SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS
Traditional and Adaptive Recreation Camps offer a comprehensive program that focuses on extended learning and recreational activities, programs and field trips. Activities include: swimming, sports, indoor/outdoor games and play, crafts, enrichment activities and more. We also offer specialty camps including: Field Trip Frenzy, Sewing Camp, Photography Camp and more.
Web Site: http://www.charlottesville.org/parksandrec
434-970-3260.

 
STEAM DISCOVERY ACADEMY
STEAM Discovery Academy offers students the opportunity to explore all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Students are challenged to think on their feet, evaluate challenges, and experiment their way to solutions in a fun, safe environment that combines entertainment and education.
Email: info@STEAMDiscoveryAcademy.com.
Web Site: http://www.STEAMDiscoveryAcademy.com
434-987-3918.

 
SWIFT CHINESE IMMERSION CAMP AT THE HAN STUDIO
Swift Chinese Immersion Camp is a theme-based, conversation-oriented program for rising G2-4 children. You will learn to comprehend the basic structure of Chinese sentences, so that you can start building your own sentences and greet your friends in short Chinese phrases with joy and confidence! We will occasionally add games, folk songs and Chinese characters recognition or writing. We will also include cultural highlights, such as hands-on Chinese calligraphy writing, dumplings wrapping, classical Chinese music and dance appreciation. No experience in Chinese language or culture is required.
418 East Main Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902., Email: info@thehanstudio.com.
Web Site: http://www.thehanstudio.com
434-202-5889.

 
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://vadm.org/summer-camps
434-977-1025.

 
 Day Camp - Sports
 
THE FIRST TEE OF THE VIRGINIA BLUE RIDGE
The First Tee of the Virginia Blue Ridge provides fun, affordable, and empowering opportunities for children ages 5-18 to learn important life skills and core values such as sportsmanship, integrity, and perseverance through the game of golf. We offer spring, summer, and fall sessions at Birdwood Golf Course and The Highlands Golf Park. Equipment is provided and scholarships are available. For more information, visit our website: www.thefirstteevirginiablueridge.org.
2421 Ivy Road, Suite 120, Charlottesville, VA 22903, Email: nicolecattley@thefirstteevbr.org.
Web Site: http://www.thefirstteevirginiablueridge.org
434-987-0165.

 
WOODBERRY FOREST SUMMER CAMPS
Since 1967, Woodberry Forest's summer camps have been getting boys outside to play their favorite sports or try new ones. Visit woodberry.org/camps or call 540-672-6044 to register today! The Father-Son Weekend will be June 8-10 (ages 5-10), Football Camp will run July 11-14 (ages 12-16), Basketball Camp will run July 15-18 (ages 9-16) and Lacrosse Camp will run July 19-22 (ages 12-16).
Web Site: http://woodberry.org/camps
540-672-6044.

 
 Day Camp - Traditional
 
CHARLOTTESVILLE PARKS AND RECREATION SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS
Traditional and Adaptive Recreation Camps offer a comprehensive program that focuses on extended learning and recreational activities, programs and field trips. Activities include: swimming, sports, indoor/outdoor games and play, crafts, enrichment activities and more. We also offer specialty camps including: Field Trip Frenzy, Sewing Camp, Photography Camp and more.
Web Site: http://www.charlottesville.org/parksandrec
434-970-3260.

 
CHARLOTTESVILLE WALDORF SCHOOL CAMPS
Charlottesville Waldorf School Summer Programs: Summergarden (3-6) A taste of a Waldorf Kindergarten in the summertime. Fill your child's day with creative movement, circle games, painting, natural fiber handcrafts, music, storytelling, puppet shows, & plenty of outdoor activities in the sunshine, including daily water play. For more info, call 434-973-4946 X102 or email enrollment@cwaldorf.org
120 Waldorf School Road, Email: enrollment@cwaldorf.org.
Web Site: http://www.cwaldorf.org
434-973-4946 x102.

 
YMCA CAMPS
Brooks Family YMCA, Crozet YMCA & Jefferson School locations. At the Y, we know that every summer can be the best summer ever! Our summer and school’s out holiday camps offer an affordable, safe, exciting and memory-making day camp experience. Children have the opportunity to build self-confidence, independence and creativity, while parents are assured that their children are in a fun, friendly, caring and safe environment. Full and half-day options available as well as early bird discounts.
Web Site: http://www.piedmontymca.org
434-974-9622.

 
 Residential - Out-of-state
 
CAMP ALLEGHANY FOR GIRLS
Inspiring growth through honor, loyalty and friendship. Overnight sessions are one week, three weeks and Family Camp. Join us for our 97th summer!
Lewisburg, WV, Web Site: http://www.campalleghanyforgirls.com
304-645-1316.

 
CAMP HIDDEN MEADOWS
Spectacular location and quality program. Co-ed, overnight, ages 6-16. 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.

 
 Residential - VA
 
CAMP FRIENDSHIP - PALMYRA, VA
Camp Friendship is a traditional co-ed summer camp for children ages 7-16. With over 35 activities to choose from, campers are empowered to create their own unique adventure in a safe and supportive environment. Family owned and run since 1966, Camp Friendship welcomes campers and staff from all over the world and sets the benchmark for an exceptional overnight camp experience. Accredited by the American Camping Association. For more information, call to arrange a tour or visit us online!
Email: info@campfriendship.com.
Web Site: http://www.campfriendship.com
800-873-3223.

 
FERRUM COLLEGE SUMMER ENRICHMENT CAMP
Academically motivated students, (ages 9-13), experience campus life at this co-ed residential camp while participating in a variety of fun-filled activities and challenging projects. Enrichment classes include: Cooking 101, Drawing, Hogwarts Academy I (OWL) and II (NEWT), Living 1800 Style, Summer Theater, The Ferrum Challenge, CSI, Hippology, Mythology, Writing, Creative Crafting and French. Traditional summer camp fun includes swimming, skit night, dance, theme days, and more.
PO Box 1000, Ferrum College, Ferrum, VA 24088, Web Site: http://www.ferrum.edu/fcsec
888-508-7822.

 
VIRGINIA OUTSIDE
Virginia Outside offers fishing and outdoor adventure day camps in the Charlottesville area starting at age 6. We also offer overnight camps throughout the state and beyond for those wishing to extend their adventure to new waters.
Email: tsclarkson@virginiaoutside.com.
Web Site: http://virginiaoutside.com
804-272-6362.

 

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