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Traditional Camp - Bewitched and Bewizard
Morning Session or Full Day
Hocus pocus and bibilly boo this is going to be a fun week for you. This week is all about witches, wizards, magical creatures, and spells. Come and mix up some potions, make your own sorcerer’s hat, and create magic with milk. Campers will make bats and owls and bring home their very own magic wand. They will “fly” on brooms and hunt around campus for magical frogs. All campers participate in daily swim lessons each morning at the Hillsmere Pool. This is an enchanted week that we hope you won’t miss.
Entering Grades Pre-K 3-K • MORNING SESSION • Cost: $210 • FULL DAY • Cost: $265
Morning Session or Full Day
Each week of camp is filled with a wide range of activities: swimming, sports, outdoor games, and arts and crafts. The theme of this camp is good old-fashioned summer camp fun. The camp offers a fun, well-rounded summer camp experience offering campers a little bit of everything from water balloon races to tug-o-war. Campers are placed in coed groups of 1st to 3rd graders and will enjoy new friendships while participating in an ever-changing variety of activities. All campers participate in daily swim lessons each morning at the Hillsmere Pool.
Entering Grades 1-3 • MORNING SESSION • Cost: $210 • FULL DAY • Cost: $265
Wet and Wacky
Come and join your friends in outdoor water games galore, including water sprinkler limbo, beach ball blast, parachute play with water balloons, squirt gun water relays, and more. Bring your towel, swimsuit and water shoes each day and play lots of wacky water games. Get ready to get wet!
MORNING SESSION • Entering Grades 1-3 • Cost: $150
Lego Starwars: Padawan Academy Jr.
The Brick House
This themed camp is for the youngest of Star Wars fans. Come in garb, or borrow one of ours, and get ready to join the Padawan Academy. Jedi masters from The Brick House will help you master the Force in this fun LEGO camp. You will build your own battleships, droids, clones, and planets. Don’t miss your chance to build alongside Luke, Yoda and the dreaded Darth Vador!
MORNING SESSION • Entering Grades 1-3 • Cost: $180
Spa La La
Ooh la la, a day at the spa! You will learn about inner and outer beauty. Each day will start with an invigorating yoga class, during which we will develop inner strength, balance and wisdom. Afterwards, you will learn about different hairstyles (hair accessories will not be shared), make and try out homemade beauty treatments such as facial masques and conditioners, and give and receive manicures and pedicures. Special attention will be paid to hygiene.
MORNING SESSION • Entering Grades 2-4 • Cost: $155
So You Think You Can Dance Jr.?
Spotlight Dance Studio
Do you like to watch the show “So You Think You Can Dance?”? Now it’s your turn to come and show your creative side and learn some new dance styles. You will learn hip hop, contemporary, jazz, modern dance, and more. Get moving while listening to the latest music, learning new steps, and having a great time. Create your own dances and let your star power shine! Proper warm-up and cool-down activities will be taught as well as basic dance positions. Be ready to dance, dance, dance! No experience is necessary.
MORNING SESSION • Entering Grades 1-4 • Cost: $170
Making Writing Come Alive Through Music, Art, and Theater
Cat Parker Briggs
This wonderful camp, based on Howard Gardner’s Project Zero, integrates active learning experiences with written expression. Campers will be introduced to different writing genres, explore pre-writing methods, and concentrate on writing, music, art, and theater techniques that engage the intended audience. Culminating activities will include original performances of the campers’ work.
MORNING SESSION • Entering Grades 3-5 • Cost: $200
Fun with Fleece and Wool
Use fleece and wool to make simple patchwork pillows or create your own appliqued pillow with letters or shapes or design an animal pillow. Fleece is warm, soft, cozy, and easy to sew. Additional projects such as a sewn scarf or a puppet may be completed as time permits. Sewing machines will be used as well as hand sewing techniques. No prior sewing experience is needed. All supplies will be provided.
MORNING SESSION • Entering Grades 3-8 • Cost: $175
Rock 'n' Roll Jr.
Two weeks, July 15-26
MORNING SESSION •Entering Grades 4-6
Movie-Making with iMovie - SESSION FULL
Lights, Camera, Action! Learn about the process of editing a video in iMovie. This is a beginner's class for those who are interested in creating a short video to share with family and friends. From creating a dramatic movie trailer to adding special effects, you will truly be in charge of designing your final product. Produce a documentary film about a topic you are interested in or work with a group to direct your own movie. Learn the ins and outs of iMovie editing software to create your final product. Come join us on the set!
MORNING SESSION • Entering Grades 5-8 • Cost: $180
Join us as we spend the week learning the basics of bowling. Each day we will travel to a local bowling alley where we will have lessons and bowl a few games. You will be amazed at the progress you make by the end of the week.
MORNING SESSION • Entering Grades 4-7 • Cost: $170
Bring in your yard sale finds, eBay treasures and attic goodies such as lamp shades, picture frames, platters, light plates, etc. Get ready to create some eccentric funky junk! You will paint and embellish your things, turning ordinary junk into stunning usable art! You should try to bring in four to five smaller pieces to work with. We will supply all the embellishments.
MORNING SESSION • Entering Grades 4-8 • Cost: $180
Wide World of Sports
If you get bored playing one sport for the entire week, or just want to try out different sports, this is the camp for you! Throughout the week campers will learn the basics and have fun playing all the different ball sports. From traditional sports like soccer, kickball and basketball, to games you might not have tried before. If it has a ball we will play it. So, come out and play with us!
MORNING SESSION • Entering Grades 4-8 • Cost: $150
Smart Mouth A Cappella Camp
Smart Mouth A Cappella Camp will strengthen your musical foundation while building your confidence and unlocking the secrets of the rewarding world of contemporary all-vocal performance. Students will spend the week working with professionals from Snowday, one of the leading educational vocal bands in the Mid-Atlantic. Singers will learn about musicianship, the history of a cappella, vocal percussion and performance. The week will end with a performance Friday evening.
MORNING SESSION • Entering Grades 6-12 • Cost: $185