Summer Camps 2015

Submit 2015 camp

Alice DePass Studio of Dance

Alice DePass Studio of Dance

My Chance to Dance Camp
  • For ages 2.5-3.5
  • June 1st – 3th (Monday-Wednesday) from 9:30-11:00am
  • $65 (includes snack and craft materials)

Calling all tiny dancers!  Join us for this special introduction to ballet, which includes dance instruction, movement games, dress-up, crafts, and lots of fun!

Cinderella’s Dance & Acting Camp
  • For ages 3-6
  • June 8th – 10th (Monday-Wednesday) from 9:30-11:00am
  • $65 (includes snack and craft materials)

Come join us as we explore the classic fairytale of Cinderella through dance, pantomime, dress-up, crafts, and storytelling!

Elsa and Anna’s Dance & Acting Camp              3 Sessions to Choose From!
  • For ages 3-8 (divided into 2 groups according to age/experience)
  • Session I:  June 15th – 17th (Monday-Wednesday) from 9:30-11:00am
  • Session II:  June 15th – 17th (Monday-Wednesday) from 1:00-2:30pm NEW!
  • Session III:  July 20th – 22nd (Monday-Wednesday) from 9:30-11:00am
  • $65/session (includes snack and craft materials)

Elsa and Anna invite all of their friends to come join us for ballet, pantomime,
dress-up, story time, snowy crafts, and lots of fun!

Tinkerbell’s Ballet Camp             
  • For ages 3-6
  • June 22nd – 24th (Monday-Wednesday) from 9:30-11:00am
  • $65/session (includes snack and craft materials)

Tinkerbell invites all of her fairy friends to join us for ballet class, dress-up, story time, and fun fairy crafts!

Ariel’s Dance & Acting Camp                  
  • For ages 4-6
  • July 6th – 8th (Monday-Wednesday) from 9:30-11:00am
  • $65 (includes snack and craft materials)

Calling all little mermaids!  Join us for ballet class, pantomime, dress-up, story time, and fun “under the sea” crafts!

Rapunzel’s Dance & Acting Camp                     
  • For ages 3-6
  • July 13th – 15th (Monday-Wednesday) from 9:30-11:00am
  • $65/session (includes snack and craft materials)

Rapunzel invites all of her princess friends to come join us for ballet, pantomime,
dress-up, story time, princess crafts, and lots of fun!

Little Pony’s 1-Day Ballet Camp
  • For ages 3-6
  • Saturday, July 18th from 9:00-11:00am
  • $28 (includes snack and craft materials)

All pony fans are invited to join us for ballet class, dress-up, and fun pony crafts and story time!

“The Firebird” Ballet Intensive
  • Taught by Alice DePass
  • For ages 8 and up
  • July 6th – 9th (Monday-Thursday) from 9:45am-3:00pm
  • $170

Dancers ages 8 and up are invited to attend this special ballet intensive. Students will explore the history of “The Firebird” story and ballet by Igor Stravinsky through music and visual arts.  Includes ballet technique classes and additional classes in choreography, modern dance, pantomime, performance make-up and hair, nutrition and foot care. The intensive will conclude with an in-studio performance on Thursday afternoon. 

Athens Academy

Athens Academy Summer Camps and Summer Programs

Athens Academy offers a variety of athletic, academic, and technology programs for rising 1st - 12th graders as well as a Summer Day Camp for ages 4 to rising 5th graders. Our camps are available to all students in our community. 549-9225 or visit for details, updates, and registration.

Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services

Visit online for a complete listing and description of camps and registration information.

General Camps

  • • Art Camps at Lyndon House (613-3623). Ages 4-11
  • • East Athens Summer Day Camp: Mission Impossible (613-3593). Ages 6-12
  • • Lay Park Summer Day Camp: Space Heroes (613-3596). Ages 6-12
  • • Memorial Park Day Camp: Game Show Mania! (613-3580). Ages 6-12
  • • Rocksprings Summer Day Camp: Minion Mayhem (613-3602). Ages 6-12
  • • Parkview Summer Day Camp: Space Jam All Stars (613-3602). Ages 6-12
  • • Sandy Creek Day Camp (613-3615). Ages 7-12
  • • Zoo Camp (613-3580). Ages 7-12
  • • Health Matters Camp (613-3589). Ages 9-14

Sports Camps

  • • Camp-a-looza Gymnastics Day Camps at Bishop Park (613-3589). Ages 6-12
  • • Kidventures Gymnastics Mini-Camps at Bishop Park (613-3589). Ages 3-6
  • • Southeast Clarke Park (613-3589, ext. 222):
  • • Challenger Sports Soccer Camp at Southeast Clarke Park (613-3589, ext. 222). Ages 3-4
  • • Camp II: Mini Soccer Camp. Ages 4-6
  • • Camp III: Half Day Soccer Camp. Ages 6-16
  • • Camp IV: Full Day Soccer Camp. Ages 8-16
  • • Skate Camp (613-3589, ext. 222). Ages 7-12
  • • Sports Camp at Bishop Park (613-3589, ext. 222). Ages 6-12
  • • Sportstime Camp at Bishop Park (613-3589, ext. 222). Ages 4-5
  • • Tennis Camp: Swinging and Swimming (613-3991). Ages 7-16
  • • Tennis Camp at the Athens-Clarke County Tennis Center (613-3991). Ages 7-16
  • • Triathlon Camp at Bishop Park (613-3589, ext. 222). Ages 8-12
  • • Cheerleading Camp at Bishop Park (613-3589, ext. 222). Ages 6-12

Teen Camps

  • • Art Camp: Masterpiece Portrait for Teens at Lyndon House (613-3623). Ages 12+
  • • Art Camp: The Way Things Move - Stop Motion Video for Teens at Lyndon House (613-3623). Ages 12+
  • • Sandy Creek Teen Camp (613-3615). Ages 13-15
  • • Teens in Action at Sandy Creek Nature Center (613-3620, ext. 2). Ages 13-15

Theatre Camps

  • • Musical Theatre Performance Camp: The Elves and the Shoemaker Musical at Quinn Hall (613-3628). Ages 8-12
  • • Theatre Performance Camp: The Brothers Grimm Out of Order at Morton Theatre (613-3628). Ages 8-12

Athens First United Methodist Weekday Preschool

Athens First United Methodist Weekday Preschool

SUMMER CAMPS for preschool aged children. Each camp is a half-day morning program open to children 2 years old by 1/1/14 through rising Kindergartners for fall 2015. The cost is $110 per child per session. Visit for registration information. Camp session dates: 5/19-23, 6/9-13, 7/7-11 Contact:Laura Lowery, Assistant Director

Borders ATA Black Belt Academy

Borders ATA Black Belt Academy

Borders Black Belt Academy Supports Local Schools.10% of your child’s camp tuition will be donated to the school of your choice!
For kids age 4+
Camp Hours: M-F 7:30am-5:30pm. Half Days available.

6/1-5: Ninja Turtle Camp.
6/15-19: Pirates vs. Ninjas.
6/22-26: World Warrior Tour.
7/6-10: Nerf Wars.
7/13-17: Karate Olympics.
7/27 & 28: (9am-3pm) Catch up Camp will refresh your memory and you’ll be up to speed in no time!

Canopy Studio, Inc.

Canopy Studio, Inc.

Unique trapeze and art camp at Canopy Studio in Athens. Weekly starting 6/1 through 7/31. (No camp week of 6/29.)
No experience necessary, 4 years and older, 9am-12pm daily. $175 per week, $149 per week for additional child or multiple weeks. Aftercare from noon-3pm also available some weeks for additional $100. Registration form at 549-8501 or for more information.

Champions for Children

Champions for Children

Come and have an All-Star experience in our Champ Camp! Our Summer Champ Camp begins 5/25 and ends on 8/5. Camp is available Monday thru Friday, from 7am-6pm, for Rising Kindergarteners to Rising 5th Graders. Children who attend Champ Camp will participate in weekly field trips, have opportunities for water play, share in cooking activities, and much more! While Champ Camp is full of fun experiences, we incorporate academic builders into the daily schedule as well. The cost for Summer Champ Camp is $100.00 per week with a one time $50.00 registration fee. Costs for camp tee shirt and all field trips are included in the registration fee. Be part of the team at Champ Camp!

Chick Music

Chick Music

For children (ages 5 & up) and adults! 3 Day Camps are $85 and include: Beginning Guitar, Beginning Percussion, Improvisation, Ukulele, Princess, and Activities Camps. 8 Day Rock Jam Camp (for ages 10 & up with at least 1 year playing experience) is $320. Coming soon - Saturday Jam Sessions! Contact for more information.

Jeff Wallace Georgia Tennis Camp

Jeff Wallace Georgia Tennis Camp

Girls Overnight and Day Camps, Ages 9-17.
3 Sessions: 6/14-18, 6/21-25, 7/12-16.
Overnight: $675, Commuter: $475.
Register online at or email Joe Durante at with any questions. Hosted at the University of Georgia.


Come to the best math camp in Athens!! In this STEAM-based, hands-on math camp we explore math in active ways that connect to art, science, and engineering. Students hop number lines, impersonate points on life-size grid, build polygons, create pattern block fractions, do the long division rap, explore Fibonacci in art and nature, solve riddles, eat pi, and much much more. Join us for a week that will blow your mind! For rising 2nd - 5th graders (students should be at or above grade level in math). 6/22-26, 9am-3pm with lunch provided. $165 with sibling discounts available. Location: Pump-It-Up in Athens, call 613-5675 to register.

New Moon Summer Adventure Camp

New Moon Summer Adventure Camp

Travels to different locations throughout Georgia and South Carolina. Activities include hiking,swimming,boating,ropes course, trips to museums, farms, zoos and much more! Ages 6-12. $175 per week covers all activity and travel expenses.
Operating weeks of 6/15 & 22 and 7/13 & 20 from 8:30am-5pm.
Contact Cindy Jones at 310-0013 to register.

Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF)

Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF)

Summer Art Camp Designed for children ages 5-12 with a keen interest in art and a desire to learn more. Each two-week session consists of one week of clay and one week of painting & drawing. Camp is held each day from 9 AM - 12 PM, Mon.- Fri. at the School Street Studios facilities in Watkinsville.

• Session I: 6/1 thru 6/12,Week One: Clay,Week Two: Painting & Drawing
• Session II: 6/15 thru 6/26,Week One: Painting & Drawing,Week Two: Clay
• Session III: 7/6 thru 7/17,Week One: Clay,Week Two: Painting & Drawing
• Campers Exhibit at the end of July.

Full 2 Week Session: $230 OCAF Members, $240 Non-Members (includes materials, t-shirt & light snack.)

Oconee Youth School of Performance

Oconee Youth School of Performance

At OYSP summer camp, we put on a show in a week! 3 weeks -- choose which week works best! 6/1-5, 6/15-19, & 7/6-10 Parent performance at the end of each week! For more information or to download a form, please go to or email us at

Prince Avenue Christian School

Prince Avenue Christian School

SUMMER AT PRINCE Sports and Fine Arts Camps for Kids at Prince Avenue Christian School. Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Football, Softball, Twirling, Volleyball, Elementary Art, Elementary Musical Theatre, Middle & High School Musical Theatre. Cost and dates vary by camp.

Rush Athens

Rush Athens

If you’re 6-13, love trampolines, dodgeball, competing, climbing, flipping and food, we know where you need to be! Camps are Monday-Friday, 8:30am-3:00pm. (1-3pm is Open Jump). Cost is $275 for 5 days and $75 for 1-day drop-in. All campers receive socks and a t-shirt. Lunch is provided every day. Deadline for June camps is May 20th. Please email with your name, the children’s names and ages, and a good contact number – we will contact you to complete the sign-up process.

UGA Speech and Hearing Clinic

UGA Speech and Hearing Clinic

Summer Intensive Communication Programs: Available for both children and adults, these two-week sessions held during the summer help individuals with speech, literacy and language skills at a variety of levels. Two 2-week sessions: 6/15-26 & 7/6-17. Aderhold Hall UGA Campus.

UGA Volleyball Camp

UGA Volleyball Camp
Lizzy Stemke Volleyball Camps at the University of Georgia

Junior Bulldog Camp, June 8-10 (evening only sessions), $65;
One Day Serve & Pass Clinic, 6/13, $90;
One Day Attacker Clinic, 6/14, $90;
Setter Academy, 7/12-13, $305 resident/$225 Commuter;
All Skills Camp, 7/14-16, $355 resident/$275 Commuter;
Team Camp, 7/17-19, $370 “Red” Package includes lodging, transportation, and meals, $355 “Black” Package includes lodging and meals, $205 “White” Package - team arranges own accommodations and meals, $50 “Bulldog” Package – 7/14 only, instruction overview and tournament play.

WinShape Camps for Communities

WinShape Camps for Communities

WinShape Camps for Communities is a day camp that provides a professionally trained staff to execute a fun and meaningful camp for completed K-6th graders. Whether your kids like soccer or science, there is something for everyone. The camp combines sports, recreation, arts, Bible study, and worship into one unforgettable week. Camp held at Prince Avenue Baptist Campus. $199 6/15-19, 7:45am-5pm (Mon-Thur), 7:45am-12:45pm (Fri)

YMCA Camp Kelley Day Camp:

YMCA Camp Kelley Day Camp:

Camp Kelley is a very active day camp offering a wide range of activities including swimming, archery, arts & crafts, dance, team sports and games. For a full day of summercamp fun and to make friends and memories that last a lifetime, sign up for Camp Kelley at the Y! We offer nine themed weeks with special events and traditional camp programs.Camp Kelley Open House is 4/11 from 10am-1pm.

ZoomWorks Photography Camp


ZoomWorks Photography offers 4 camps this summer at their studio located in the historic Whitehall Mill Lofts. Visit online for complete descriptions of each camp.
Fashion & Advertising: Ages 10-13, 6/15-6/17, 9am-3pm $180.
Photos, Photos, & More Photos: Ages 10-15, 6/23-6/25 OR 7/28-7/30. 9am-12:30pm $150.
Sci-Fi & Superheros: Ages 10-13, 7/13-7/15. 9am-3pm $180.

Discounts available for siblings or if registering for more than one camp per season. Early drop-off 8-9am and/or late pick up 3-5:30pm for extra fee. Contact for more info or to register. Camps limited to 10 students so register early.