Half-Day Camps

MATH, SCIENCE and ENGINEERING:

mathnasium logoMathnasium’s Summer Math Camp
Chester: 10416 Iron Bridge Road  Phone: 804-706-4321  
Mechanicsville: 9369 Atlee Rd #3103  Phone: 804-559-0550 
Midlothian: 15508 WC Commons Way   Phone: 804-378-2211  
Short Pump: 11628 West Broad St   Phone: 804-364-3333  
Tuckahoe: 7110 Patterson Ave, Suite B   Phone: 804-282-3805  
Woodlake: 7212 Hancock Village Dr   Phone: 804-621-0909  
June 20, 2016 – September 1, 2016
Summer Math Camp is a great way to give your child fun activities to do during the summer while also meeting their educational needs. Our flexible programs can be tailored to meet your child’s specific goals. Parents enroll their children by selecting a package of either 17 or unlimited 90 minute visits. Each visit includes an hour of math and an optional 30 minutes of problem solving and math games.

abacus logoAbacus Math Club
12285 Patterson Avenue Richmond, VA 23238   Phone: 804.793.8152
More details coming soon.

efk central va logo 2014ENGINEERING FOR KIDS CENTRAL VA
Glen Allen Learning Center,  1586 Mountain Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060   Phone: 540.538.3306
Other camp locations in the Richmond area!   
Engineering For Kids offers exciting hands-on summer camps for children ages 4-14 in all areas of engineering as well as robotics and electronic game design. Girls and boys enjoy investigating a variety of new concepts, designing solutions to real-world problems, and collaborating with peers to apply new ideas through the Engineering Design Process.

Mad Science
Camp locations include Chesterfield, Hanover, Henrico, Richmond and more. Check back as new locations are added.
Mad Science camps offer a daily combination of in-class discovery and exploration, outdoor games and physical activities and hands-on applications of the scientific principles presented.   Campers create a variety of take-home projects and participate in snack-tivities while exploring how science affects the world around us.   For kids in grades 1-6.  Themes; Red Hot Robots, Eureka! – The Inventor’s Camp, Secret Agent Lab, Mission to Mars, Crazy Chemworks and more.

MathScience Innovation Center
2401 Hartman Street, Richmond, VA 23223  Phone: 804.343.6525
Camp Innovation details coming soon.

Center for Creative Arts 
4825 Pouncey Tract Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059  Phone: 804 360-CNTR
The Center offers popular Preschool Camps, Elementary Art Camps, Teens and Tweens Studio Art Camps,  Chess Camps, Musical Theatre Camps, and Robotics Camps.

Bricks 4 Kidz – Richmond Summer Camps
Phone: 804.938.3535
Bricks 4 Kidz camps use LEGO bricks and STEM to build amazing worlds of fun in a variety of exciting themes. From mini-sculptures, to LEGO Mosaics, to motorized LEGO machines, your child will be engaged in STEM-enriched activities and making new LEGO-loving friends. Learn, Build, and Play the Bricks 4 Kidz way! Locations: Richmond Community Church (Nuckols Rd), The Steward School, Weinstein JCC, Brown Religious School (Parham Rd), Mt. Pisgah Church (Midlothian).  Full Day and Half Day options.

Bricks 4 Kidz – Tri-Cities/Mechanicsville
Phone: 804-691-4191
Build with Bricks 4 Kidz – Tri-Cities/Mechanicsville this Summer using LEGO® bricks. Kids will enjoy building Steve, Chicken and Creeper in the Mining and Crafting camps and dive into programming their own creations in the Robotics Camps. WE LEARN…WE PLAY…WE BUILD with LEGO® bricks. Themes include: Angry Birds, Jr Robotics, Amusement Camps, Movie Making Comic Creator, Space Adventures.

CodeVA
300E Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, (804) 440-7135
CodeVA is a place where kids come to experience the excitement that is Computer Science.  The summer camp program teaches concepts of computational thinking and Computer Science through a variety of creative activities. At CodeVA, combining artistic activities and computational thinking creates a fun and exciting portal to the growing field of Computer Science. Each of our camp offerings provides students with both on and off screen experiences. From animation, to crafty computing, to basic electrical circuitry your child will open their mind to the world and imagination of Computer Science.

CLC Summer Camp
4826 Market Square Lane, Midlothian, VA Phone 804.739.0861
Chesterfield Learning Center has 1/2 day sessions throughout the summer for rising kindergarten children to middle school children.  They have a boys’and girls’book club, writing workshops, sewing, art lessons, Lego, Drama Kids,and so much more. Please visit the website for full description and detailed calendar.

Club SciKidz / Tech Scientific
Gayton Baptist Church, 13501 N Gayton Rd, Henrico, VA-23233  Phone: 804.548.4787
Club SciKidz is a place where Science and Technology Connect! Imagine a day camp that is designed to offer children a choice of many different science and technology themes. Themes include experiments and projects in Video Game Creation, Robotics, Veterinary Medicine, Crime Scene Investigation, Culinary Science, Paleontology, Engineering, Space, Biology, Chemistry, Oceanography, LEGO Robotics and much more. At Club SciKidz, we believe that every child is a scientist. Our camps inspire interest in science, technology and nature by involving children in the creation of a multitude of take-away projects in each camp. The camps provide hands-on, minds-on activities for children ages 4-15. Camp Weeks: July 18-22, July 25-29, Aug 1-5 and Aug 8-12. Camp Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. Half day 9am-1pm only for 4-5 age group. Pre camp starts at 8 am and post camp ends at 5:30 pm.

ACADEMIC:

logo (1)ENB Summer Camp for Kidz
Phone: 804.441.4882
ENB offers 3-13 year olds a great opportunity to enjoy a fulfilling summer camp experience: Full, half, weekly and daily options – Monday-Friday.

Communikids-SmallCommuniKids Summer Camp
3111 Lauderdale Drive, Richmond, VA 23233  Phone: 804-360-3400
SUMMER CAMP Ages 18 months to 8 years old
Enroll for 1 or all 9 weeks. June 27 through August 22
CommuniKids Language-immersion Summer Camps are the perfect choice for your children. They will dive in to language learning with our native-speaking teachers in a supportive environment. Hands-on activities like arts, crafts, water and sand play, and outside exploration are designed to inspire and ignite a love of language for the fluent or beginning speakers in your home. Registration open now!

CLC Summer Camp
4826 Market Square Lane, Midlothian, VA Phone 804.739.0861
Chesterfield Learning Center has 1/2 day sessions throughout the summer for rising kindergarten children to middle school children.  They have a boys’and girls’book club, writing workshops, sewing, art lessons, Lego, Drama Kids,and so much more. Please visit the website for full description and detailed calendar.

Richmond Young Writers
2915 W. Cary St. #2, Richmond, VA 23221
Richmond Young Writers’ summer half-day camps will concentrate on both the joy and craft of creative writing while discovering worlds in and outside of ourselves. Camps for kids ages 9-17 throughout the summer. in two sessions 10am-1pm or 2pm-5pm.

Brilliant Summer at St. Catherine’s
6001 Grove Avenue, Richmond, Virginia 23226  Phone: 804.288.2804
A unique experience for boys and girls ages three and up spanning spanning 12 weeks .
•  Academic Courses Enrichment for all grades and credit courses for students ages 3-1/2 through grade 12
• Sports Camps Challenging and exciting sports camps to learn and improve skills
• Day Camp Half-day or full-day options with classes in art, theater, dance, music, language, computer, sports and outdoor adventure

Collegiate School Summer Quest
103 North Mooreland Road, Richmond, VA 23229
Summer Quest offers over 100 different programs for pre-schoolers through adults.

Dragon Chess Camp 
Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School, 1000 N Lombardy Street, Richmond, VA 23220
The Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School Chess Team will host Dragon Chess Camp  July 11–15, 2016. This camp is organized by experienced players on the MLWGS Chess Team, and is further supported by advanced players from the Richmond Community.  This camp is open to chess players of all levels, from complete beginner to advanced scholastic player.   Rising 3rd–9th graders.  9am-3pm, additional after-camp care is available from 3:00–4:00pm at no additional charge.

Sylvan Learning Centers
5309 Commonwealth Centre Pkwy, Ste 106, Midlothian, Virginia 23112  Phone: 804. 744-8002
Academic Camps for all ages and STEM Camps for grades 1 – 8.  Visit the website for more details.

Henricus Historical Park
Henricus Historical Park, 251 Henricus Park Rd.,Chester, VA 23836  Phone: 804. 748.1611
Henricus Historical Park offers several great camps and learning experiences for kids ages 6 to 12.  At Camp Pocahontas, campers will explore the environment and life of Pocahontas and the culture of the Powhatan people through demonstrations, activities and arts and crafts.  At the  James River Camp, camper s will discover the environmental features of the historic James River as 17th-century Virginia Indians and the Colonial settlers would have encountered it. Paddle a kayak and identify how the plants and animals of the river were hunted, gathered and used throughout history.  They also offer some fun Discovery Days for younger children.

CLC Summer Camp
4826 Market Square Lane Midlothian VA   Phone: 804.739.0861
Chesterfield Learning Center has 1/2 sessions throughout the summer for rising kindergarten children to middle school children.  They have a boys’and girls’book club, writing workshops, sewing, art lessons, Lego, Drama Kids, and so much more. Please visit the website for full description and detailed calendar.

MATCH Chess Camp – Chess Grandmaster Maurice Ashley
More details coming soon.

James River Explorer Camp
Phone: 804.673.9255   Email: therichmondwalks@gmail.com
The Richmond Walks and History Programs is offering a a half day summer enrichment camp on July 11 to July 15. The program is for rising third, fourth, and fifth graders who seek science/social studies exploration in the great outdoors. Sites visited: The Richmond riverfront and historic canals, Brown’s Island, The Virginia State Capitol, and the Maggie Walker Historic Site (Jr. Park Ranger Program will be completed at this site). Please call 804-673-9255 for more information/registration or visit website to download information and forms.

DANCE, and MUSIC:

Melody_Magic_WEBMelody Magic Music Studio
Melody Magic Music Studio, 3041 Lauderdale Drive, Richmond.  Phone:  804.334.6241
A week your child will never forget! In this week-long musical theater camp, children ages 4-8 years will use the music from popular broadway musicals to enjoy (and improve!) singing, stage presence, dancing, choreography, and more. Campers will also get “crafty” and work on projects that will be used in a final performance.  Choose from either Disney Musicals: Divas and Dudes (Aug. 1-5) or Princess Camp (Aug. 8-12). Each camp is for ages 4-8 years and is held 9:30-12:00 daily. This is a small, personal camp where each child has a chance to thrive! Space is limited so grab your spot now!

B2R_Full Logo_cmyk_JPGBach to Rock Midlothian
11400 W. Huguenot Rd., #105, Midlothian, VA 23113   Phone: 804.537.2271
Bach to Rock offers half day camps for students ages 4-18. Rock City World Tour (4-7) includes musical and movement-based activities, exposure to live instruments and musically inspired story-time. Rock Band Camp (7+): Students are put into bands and will be playing full songs by the end of the week. No experience necessary! We event provide the instruments! Glee Club Camp (7+): Students will explore fun vocal exercises, singing in harmony, and cool choreography while performing arrangements of popular songs. Rock Band and Glee Club students record a CD and perform at the end of the week. Recording Arts Camp (10+): Students learn about sound engineering and record live bands in B2R’s professional recording studios.

School of Rock
• SCHOOL OF ROCK SHORT PUMP, 4300 Pouncey Tract Road, Suite G, Glen Allen, VA 23060  Phone: 804. 212.3900
• SCHOOL OF ROCK MIDLOTHIAN, 13154 Midlothian Turnpike, Midlothian, VA 23113  Phone: 804. 419.4925
Bring out your inner ROCK STAR within 5 days!

The Greater Richmond School of Music
Phone: (804) 442-6158 Email: info@grsm.net
• Mechanicsville Location, 9109 Dickey Drive. Mechanicsville, Virginia 23116
• Richmond Location, Saint Benedict School, 3100 Grove Avenue, Richmond, VA 23221
The Greater Richmond School of Music is a comprehensive music school that offers group and private instruction in many areas of study including woodwinds, brass, strings, voice, piano, guitar and percussion. A variety of Summer Camps for kids in grades K to 12, as well as Private Lessons for all ages are available.

Center for Creative Arts 
4825 Pouncey Tract Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059  Phone: 804 360-CNTR
The Center offers popular Preschool Camps, Elementary Art Camps, Teens and Tweens Studio Art Camps,  Chess Camps, Musical Theatre Camps, and Robotics Camps.

weACADEMIES of Art: weDANCE, weMUSIC and weDRAMA Academies
401 North Parham Road, Richmond, Virginia  23229  Phone:  804.754.0734  Email:  academies@weag.org
A variety of Summer Classes, Camps and Workshops will offer multi-faceted instruction for children, youth, and adults across the spectrum of the performing arts.  Classes taught by experienced teachers in a Christian environment.

Orchestra Project String Odyssey Summer Camp  
612 E. Grace Street Suite 401, Richmond, VA 23219  Phone: 804.788.4717 ext. 145
This week long program welcomes middle and high school students who have been playing their instruments for a minimum of one year and are ready to advance their skills by working with professional musicians. A good mix of music and summertime fun is the goal of String Odyssey.  A limited number of positions per instrument are available and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.  Day and overnight resident options are available.

Summer Music Institutes
4200 Dover Road, Richmond, VA 23221 Phone: 804.837.9355
Their mission is to provide everyone, no matter their age or experience, an enriching musical education through instrumental or vocal study, musical ensemble participation and/or music classes. Harp, Guitar, Violin, Piano, Musical Theatre, or Chamber Music. Beginning to Advanced, ages 6-22, Half-Day or Full-Day options.

River City Dance & Performing Arts Theatre
2717 Buford Rd, Richmond, VA 23235 Phone: 804.323.1330
Camps for kids ages 3 to 9+.  Themes include Super Hero, Pop Starz, Once Upon a Time, and Dance Art.

Jump Start Dance Studio
9436 Atlee Commerce Blvd Suite A, Ashland VA 23005  Phone: 804-564-2389
JSDS offers 1/2 day summer dance camps for ages 3 – 18. Before and after care is available. Dancing princess camp for preschoolers- Dance intensives and workshops for ages 8 and up. Online registration is now available.

THEATRE:

va rep logo editVirginia Repertory Theatre
Located at Virginia Rep’s Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn, 1601 Willow Lawn Drive, Richmond, VA 23230
Join Virginia Rep this summer for camp! Their unique and fun day camps provide an exciting and comprehensive understanding of professional theatre performance and production for students from preschool through 10th grade.

Center for Creative Arts 
4825 Pouncey Tract Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059  Phone: 804 360-CNTR
The Center offers popular Preschool Camps, Elementary Art Camps, Teens and Tweens Studio Art Camps,  Chess Camps, Musical Theatre Camps, and Robotics Camps.

SPARC
Multiple Locations.
Summer camps and workshops are a perfect time to explore the performing arts and build skills for the stage and for life!   Camps offered in one and two week sessions for Pre-K to rising 12th grade, half day and full day options available based on age.

CharacterWorks
Week-long musical theater summer day camps are offered in the Richmond area. Camps are staffed by Characterworks artistic team professionals & top alumni students.  The cost for day camp includes a t-shirt and daily snack (campers bring their own lunch!)  Team competitions, rotations through daily drama, dance, music, & craft workshops, a daily theme-related devotional, counselor skits, and an impressive concluding SHOWCASE for family and friends is what CYT Day Camp is all about!  Half day and Full Day options based on age and location.

ComedySportz Improv Theatre
8906 West Broad Street Richmond VA 23294 Phone: 804.266.9377
ComedySportz Improv Camp for Kids is an amazing half-day camp for your child to get wacky, meet some new friends, and grow in confidence. Each camp the kids meet with a certified ComedySportz Intructor who teaches them the basics of improvisation. Camp programs are offered for Elementary, Middle School, and High School age students.

Swift Creek Academy of the Performing Arts
2808 Fox Chase Lane, Midlothian, VA 23112 Phone: 804. 744-2801
SCAPA offers classes in dance, drama, instrumental and vocal music for students ages 3 to adult.  Camps listings coming soon.

CLC Summer Camp
4826 Market Square Lane, Midlothian, VA Phone 804.739.0861
Chesterfield Learning Center has 1/2 day sessions throughout the summer for rising kindergarten children to middle school children.  They have a boys’and girls’book club, writing workshops, sewing, art lessons, Lego, Drama Kids,and so much more. Please visit the website for full description and detailed calendar.

Swift Creek Mill Theatre Camp
17401 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Colonial Heights, VA 23834
Exploratory and Camp for kids ages 8-15 and Performance Camp for kids ages 10-15.

weACADEMIES of Art: weDANCE, weMUSIC and weDRAMA Academies
401 North Parham Road, Richmond, Virginia  23229  Phone:  804.754.0734  Email:  academies@weag.org
A variety of Summer Classes, Camps and Workshops will offer multi-faceted instruction for children, youth, and adults across the spectrum of the performing arts.  Classes taught by experienced teachers in a Christian environment.

NATURE and ANIMALS:

Lewis Ginter – Green Adventures Summer Camps
1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA 23228  Phone: 804.262.9887
Sign up for Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden’s Green Adventure summer camp, a week-long day camp programs for children ages 4 – 12.

Green Adventure Summer Camp: Growing Mr. McGregor’s Garden  (ages 4 – 5)
Monday, June 20, 2016 – Friday, June 24, 2016   9:00 am – 12:00 pm
In this Green Adventure Summer Camp and help solve the garden mystery: Who is eating Mr. McGregor’s vegetables? Along the way campers will plant a rainbow of vegetable seeds, build scarecrows to protect the sprouts, harvest and nibble from the garden, and visit garden critters built entirely out of LEGO® pieces in the Nature Connects exhibit.   $160 non-member / $120 member
Green Adventure Summer Camp: Bricks and Sticks   (ages 4 – 5)
Tuesday, July 5, 2016 – Friday, July 8, 2016  9:00 am – 12:00 pm
By following clues to a different set of Nature Connects sculptures built out of LEGO® bricks each day, campers discover that plants, animals and people are all connected! Inspired the exhibit, campers use their imaginations and natural materials such as leaves, flowers, sticks, and clay to design and create their own nature-inspired artwork.  *This is a four day camp due to July 4th.   Member $96 /  Non-Member $128.

Green Adventure Summer Camp: Garden Safari   (ages 6 – 7)
Monday, June 27, 2016 – Friday, July 1, 2016   9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Calling all nature enthusiasts! Explore pond, stream and forest habitats this summer, where getting mucky and investigating wildlife go hand-in-hand. Pursue your natural curiosity through bird-watching, fort building, toad catching and berry hunting, then reflect on your adventures in your own woodland-crafted journal.  Member $120 / Non-Member $160

Maymont Summer Discovery Camp
1700 Hampton Street, Richmond, Virginia 23220 Phone: 804.358.7166.
Maymont’s summer camps offer outdoor adventures, animal encounters, games, crafts and hands-on activities for nature explorers ages 3-rising 6th graders. Maymont members can register early and receive a discount.  Visit the website for different themes and activities.
CUB CAMP  – Ages 3 -4
Explore nature with your favorite pre-schooler in this exciting camp! You and your cub will learn about wildlife through games, hikes, crafts and visits with Maymont’s animals. $70/$58 members; second child: $55/48 members.
Tuesday-Thursday, 9:30-11:45am
Session 1: June 14-16
Session 2: July 5-7
Session 3: August 2-4

WILD THINGS – Ages 4 -5
Maymont is where the wild things are! Discover the incredible plants and animals living in Virginia today as well as creatures that roamed the earth long ago. $144/$120 members.
Monday-Friday, 9am-12pm
Session 1: June 13-17
Session 2: July 11-15
Session 3: August 1-5

LIVING ALPHABET – Ages 4 -5
From alligators to zebra swallowtail butterflies, we have a lot of awesome wildlife here in Virginia! Learn about the plants and animals around us one letter at a time. $144/$120 members.
Monday-Friday, 9am-12pm
Session 1: June 20-24
Session 2: July 25-29
Session 3: August 8-12

RHYTHMS AND RHYMES – Ages 4 -5
It’s time to buzz, croak and roar as we move to the beat of nature’s symphony. Sing and dance along to discover the rhythms of the natural world! $144/$120 members.
Mon-Fri, 9:15am-12:15pm
Session 1: June 27-July 1
Session 2: July 18-22

Richmond SPCA Camps
2519 Hermitage Road, Richmond, VA 23220  Phone:  804.521-1327
The Richmond SPCA offers unique camp opportunities for children of various ages throughout the summer. If your child loves animals and is looking for a fun and exciting way to spend his or her summer vacation, then one of these cool camps is likely to be the perfect fit.  Camps available for rising 1st thru 9th grade.  Some Full day & Some Half day options.

ART:

All Fired Up: Richmond’s Original Paint-Your-Own-Pottery Studio!
Two locations:
•  Midlothian: 4668 Commonwealth Center Pkwy,  Midlothian – 804-744-5506
•  Short Pump: 2232 Old Brick Rd, Glen Allen – (804) 360-3111
All Fired Up Art Camp is an art-intensive summer camp offering specialized instruction and a wide variety of projects in several art media. Each week has a unique theme to allow repeat campers to have a fun and rewarding experience with each visit. Regardless of the week’s theme, every camp session allows campers to explore the art of clay, ceramics, glass fusing, drawing, wheelthrowing, tie-dye, painting, and more!  The standard Half Day camps are Mon-Fri 9 am-1 pm for ages 6-14. $200 plus tax. All Campers are required to bring their own lunch and drink. We also offer All Day Camps by partnering with Young Rembrandts during selected weeks. 9 am-4 pm for ages 6-14. $350 plus tax.
Themes:
A Bug’s Life -June 20-24
Tropical Paradise- June 27- July 1 (All Day Camp available)
Rockin Rainforest- July 11-15 (All Day Camp available)
Deep Sea Divers- July 18-22
Holiday Hoopla- July 25-29
Winter Wonderland- August 1-5
Art Time Travelers-August 8-12 (All Day Camp available)
Movie Mania- August 15-19 (All Day Camp available)
Crazy Creatures- August 22-26

Spirited Art
4029 Whittall Way, Glen Allen, VA 23060  Phone: 804. 360.5909
Kids are lead step by step by an instructor as they paint their own masterpiece each day!  Instructors will teach the kids about color mixing and brush strokes as they get to learn the joys of painting.  Camps are offered for kids ages 5 to 12.

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
200 N. Boulevard, Richmond, VA Phone: 804.340.1405
The VMFA Studio School offers a variety of summer camp options for all ages. More details soon.

Art Works Summer Camp
320 Hull Street Richmond, VA 23224  Phone:  804.291.1400
Art Works has fun Summer Art Camps for little artists 6-13 years old. Dates and class offerings coming soon.

ArtHaus Visual Arts Studio
1811 Huguenot Road #304, Midlothian, VA 23113  Phone:  804.897.4278
These spectacular summer art camps run weekly, Monday through Friday from 9:30 – 12:30 and are offered for ages 4 – 11 years of age. They use a variety of materials including (but not limited to) paint, paper mache and ceramics! Your child will have a blast creating colorful masterpieces in a safe and warm environment.

Visual Arts Center of Richmond
1812 West Main Street, Richmond, VA 23220   Phone: 804.353.0094
At the Visual Arts Center of Richmond, kids spend the summer making real art with the help of some of Richmond’s most prominent professional artists.  Week-long summer camp sessions run from 9 a.m. to noon or 1 to 4 p.m. and parents can opt to enroll kids in an extended day program when they sign up for both morning and afternoon classes in the same week. Choose from dozens of courses such as Masked Music Parade, Pet Portraits, Piñata Party and Digital Dreamscapes. Each class focuses on a specific media, skill or subject.  High school students who want to improve their technique and add significant work to their portfolios should register for Art League. This summer, Art League students can register for Foundations of Drawing, Textile and Design, Metalsmithing and the Art of Self-Publishing.

Center for Creative Arts 
4825 Pouncey Tract Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059  Phone: 804 360-CNTR
The Center offers popular Preschool Camps, Elementary Art Camps, Teens and Tweens Studio Art Camps,  Chess Camps, Musical Theatre Camps, and Robotics Camps.

CLC Summer Camp
4826 Market Square Lane Midlothian VA   Phone: 804.739.0861
Chesterfield Learning Center has day 1/2 sessions throughout the summer for rising kindergarten children to middle school children.  They have a boys’and girls’book club, writing workshops, sewing, art lessons, Lego, Drama Kids, and so much more. Please visit the website for full descriptions and detailed calendar.

Art Factory and Party Place
4818 Market Square Lane Midlothian, VA 23112  Phone:  804.716.5219
Week-long sessions for kids 6-14 years old twice a month June-August. Throughout the week kids will explore various mediums and techniques, as well as themes.  Full day 9am-4pm or Half Day 9am-12pm. Ages 6-14
Session 1 June 20th-24th Out of this World
Session 2 June 27th-30 Party in the USA
Session 3 July 18th-22nd Exploring Color
Session 4 July 25th-29th Under the Sea
Session 5 August 15th-19th Animal Planet
Session 6 August 22nd-26th Masterpieces

OUTDOOR, ADVENTURE, CLIMBING, KAYAKING:

Riverside Outfitters
A very popular camp in Richmond.  Includes activities like, Tree Climbing, Zip Line, Elevator, Flying Squirrel, Cargo Net, Rope Courses, Swimming, River time, PFD’s, Rock Hopping, Rock Skipping, and much more!  Some camps are half day, others are full day.  Visit the website for more details.

Passages Adventure Camp
Belle Isle (summer) 11421 Polo Circle, Midlothian, VA (winter) Phone: 804.897.8283 x310
Passages fosters outdoor skills in a non-competitive and fun-loving atmosphere for children between 5 and 17. They offer Full and Half Day adventure programs and overnight programs for kids 8 and up. They offer a wide variety of camps featuring kayaking, rock climbing, mountain biking, stand-up paddle boarding, outdoor survival skills, and a 350′ zip line.

Virginia Outside & Fishing Adventures
Day and overnight mountain bike, kayaking and fishing camps for boys and girls ages 6 and up.

HORSEBACK RIDING:

Fox Pointe Farm
5205 Wildlife Ridge Trail Quinton, VA 23141  Phone: 804. 932.8710
Fox Pointe Farm LLC located in Quinton VA has been offering quality equestrian day and overnight camps since 2005. A specialty camp focused on fundamentals of hunt seat equitation and horsemanship catering to all levels of riders beginner through intermediate. Offering well trained schooling horses and ponies for our students.

ICE SKATING:

SkateNation Plus
4350 Pouncey Tract Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059  Phone: 804.364.1477
The SkateNation Plus Learn to Skate Camp is an introductory camp for beginner to intermediate skaters.  Students will learn the fundamentals of ice skating using a variety of instructional programs that encourage participation at the recreational level.  Full day options also.

Richmond Ice Zone
636 Johnston-Willis Drive, Richmond, VA 23236 Phone: 804.378.7465
The Richmond Ice Zone offers a summer camp for beginning to intermediate level skaters. Skaters work on the basics of ice skating, such as falling and getting up, forward and backward skating, gliding and stopping skills.

SPORTS, MARTIAL ARTS, GYMNASTICS,  CHEER:

RockIt Sports
3001 E Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23228  Phone: 804.477.6807
RockIt Sports Baseball and Basketball Combo Camp
Time: 9:00 – 3:00
Price: $195 without lunch or $225 with lunch (Before June 1 – $175 without lunch or $205 with lunch)
Ages: 8 – 13 year olds
Session 1: June 20th – June 23rd; Session 2: July 25th – 28th; Session 3: August 22nd – 25th
Our most popular camp is back, and we are adding extra sessions!! RockIt Sports Baseball and Basketball Combo Camps will consist of one sport for the first half of the camp, where they work on developing skills and being in a competitive environment, and the other for the afternoon. We will have a one hour lunch break in the middle of the day! A lunch option will be provided daily by the Clubhouse Café. Each meal includes an entrée, fruit, side, and drink of choice (Gatorade or Bottled Water).

RockIt Sports Baseball Summer Camp
Dates: July 18th – 21st
Time: 9:00 to 12:00
Price: $135 (Before June 1 – $125)
Ages: 8 – 13 year olds
RockIt Sports Baseball Summer Camps will consist of fundamental skill development for players of any caliber. We will build each player’s skills in the areas of throwing, fielding ground balls, catching fly balls, and hitting. Each day will be a combination of drills and competitive games to teach the players the competitive nature of the sport, while building their skills.

RockIt Sports Baseball Summer Camp with Speed, Agility, and Strength Training
Dates: August 8th – 11th
Time: 9:00 to 12:00
Price: $150 (Before June 1 – $135)
Ages: 8 – 13 year olds
RockIt Sports Baseball Summer Camps with Speed, Agility, and Strength Training will be a high intensity camp to get the boys ready for the fall season. Players’ will work on hitting, fielding, and throwing, while getting great speed, agility, and strength training from Elkin Sports Performance.

RockIt Sports Basketball Summer Camp
Dates: July 11th – 14th
Time: 9:00 to 12:00
Price: $150 (Before June 1 – $135)
Ages: 8 – 13 year olds
RockIt Sports Basketball Skills Camp, for boys and girls, will consist of 4 consecutive days of fundamental skill development for the youth basketball player.  Instruction will focus on areas such as ball handling, form shooting, defensive positioning, spacing of the floor, and passing skills.  Each session will be fast paced and game situation intensive. This session will be split with Elkin Sports Performance, where the athletes will work on speed, agility, and weight lifting.

RockIt Sports Girls Basketball Camp
Session 1: June 27th – June 30th; Session 2: August 15th – 18th
Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Price: $175 without lunch or $205 with lunch (Before June 1 – $160 without lunch or $190 with lunch)
Grades: 3rd – 8th
Coach Trevor Lampman’s Fundamentals First Camp will provide an opportunity for basketball players, currently in grades 3-8, to learn drills, techniques and fundamentals that coaches utilize at every level. The activities and drills will be age and/or skill-level specific and will equip your daughter to advance her game and take it to the next level. A lunch option will be provided daily by the Clubhouse Café. Each meal includes an entrée, fruit, side, and drink of choice (Gatorade or Bottled Water).

FC Barcelona Soccer Camps
July 5th to the 9th at Capital Park. Open to all boys and girls 7 to 16 year-old.  9am-3pm.

Richmond Flying Squirrels Baseball Camp
3001 North Boulevard, Richmond VA 23230 Phone: 804.359.3866
Two-Day FUNNdamentals Camp for Boys & Girls Ages 4-8.  Dates: July 8th & 9th.  Times: 9:00AM-Noon (Each Day).  Cost: $125 ($115 for second child)

Mills Godwin Youth Football Camp
Mills Godwin High School
For Ages 6-13 (age groups will be separated).  Position specific sill development, offensive and defensive instruction, 7 on 7 two-hand touch competition, games, and races.  For more info email millsgodwinfootball@gmail.com.

Sports Center of Richmond (SCOR)
1385 Overbrook Rd, Richmond, VA 23220   Phone: 804.257.SCOR
SCOR offers Full day and Half day All Sports, Soccer Skills and Lil’ Kicker’s (Half day only) camps that are Fun and educational!  They offer: a Lil’ Kickers Camp for children ages 3-9 years, an All Sports Camp (ages 5-13) taught by qualified coaches, and a Soccer Skills Camp (ages 8-16) provide training by qualified coaches who teach soccer all year long.

Midlothian Athletic Club
10800 Center View Drive, N. Chesterfield, VA 23235  Phone: 804.330.2222
Midlothian Athletic Club offers an All Sports Summer Camp for children ages 5-13. All Sports Summer Camp keeps children active and engaged through various team sports and team building activities. We are happy to partner with The First Tee of Richmond & Chesterfield again this summer to provide golf lessons for a few weeks and we look forward to adding tennis and yoga to our schedule. In addition to sports, All Sports Summer Camp offers time each day to explore science, engineering exercises or a creative thinking activity. Our Full Day campers will end the day with time and plenty of fun at our outdoor water park. All Sports Summer Camp will be offered 11 weeks this summer.

Tuckahoe Sports Training Center
2450 Little League Dr, Henrico, VA 23233   Phone: 804.360.3395
A 10 week active based camp full of interactive sports, games and competitions. Each week there is a different theme from Game Shows to Mad Science and Reptiles. Weekly rates start at $185 with extended hours and sibling discounts.  Rising 1st graders-12 years old.  Full Day Camp 9AM-4:30PM (extended hours 7:30AM-5:30PM).

Non-Stop Soccer
Camps held at multiple locations.
Non-Stop Soccer offers a quality camp experience for soccer players of all ability levels, ages 5-16. The uniquely qualified staff is dedicated to creating a challenging, supportive, and fun environment and offers camps throughout the year including spring break, summer, and winter indoor camps. For more information visit the website or call 804-288-1051.

CORE KIDS ACADEMY
Quioccasin Station Shopping Center, 8932 Quioccasin Road, Richmond, VA 23229   Phone: 804.740.0079
Flip, swing, and fly this summer with CORE Kids Academy! Whether your child is new to the world of gymnastics or looking to maintain gymnastics skills learned during the school year, their camps offer a great opportunity to build confidence and make friends through fun and challenging activities. They offer camp programs for preschool age children (no potty training required!) all the way up to teens. Campers are split into small groups based on age, so children get lots of time with their peers and the coaches. They offer sessions in the morning (9am-12pm) and afternoon (1-4pm).

Bob Foley’s Next Level Basketball Camps
All camps held at the Steward School
Summer Camps (9am – 3pm) For Boys and Girls ages 6 – 14 on June 27 – July 1, July 25 – 29, and August 1 – 5.  $240 if paid by April 1.
Girls Middle School Camp  August 22 – 25 (7 – 9pm)  $130 if paid by April 1

Challenger Sports British Soccer Camps
Held at various locations around Richmond.

University of Richmond Sports Camps
Baseball, B & G Lacrosse, B & G Tennis, Field Hockey, Football, Swimming & Diving, Track n’ Field, B & G Basketball, B & G Golf.  Click ‘camps’ at the top of the webpage for options.  Some camps are half-day and others full-day, often depending on age.

Godwin Basketball Camp
More details soon

Richmond Kickers
Soccer Camps for kids ages 4-16.  Specific skill camps, camps for Girl’s Only, half day, full day, multiple locations.

Richmond Strikers
Soccer Camps organized by age and level.

University of Richmond Sports Camps
Baseball, B & G Lacrosse, B & G Tennis, Field Hockey, Football, Swimming & Diving, Track n’ Field, B & G Basketball, B & G Golf.  Click ‘camps’ at the top of the webpage for options.  Some camps are half-day and others full-day, often depending on age.

Bogey’s Sports Park  Junior Camp
1675 Ashland Road, just 5 minutes West of Short Pump Town Center.  
Golf Camp.

Richmond Fencing Club
3411 1/2 Carlton Street, Richmond, VA 23230  Phone: 804. 622-3655
RFC Summer Camp is a great way for kids ages 9-18 to stay active, have fun, and enjoy the summer while learning and improving their fencing.  Camps are for for both beginner and experienced fencers alike.  Led by a number of college-age competitive fencers who keep the students active through group lessons, competition, footwork, games, technique & tactics, and fencing videos.   Summer Camp begins at 10am each morning and ends at 4pm.  All necessary equipment is provided including jacket, glove, mask, and weapon.  Camps are held in a full-time, air conditioned, fencing facility.

Give and Go Summer Basketball Camps
Located at Second Baptist Church.
Basketball camp for kids from completed Kindergarten to completed 4th grade.  July 11th – 15th and/or August 1st – 5th from  9:00am – 2:00pm

TWIST GYMNASTICS
2130 John Rolfe Parkway, Richmond, VA 23233  Phone: 804.360.9490

½ Day Camp Program.  9:00am – 12:00   –  Mon –  Friday.  Campers train on all gymnastics events every day.  Excellent training for all skill levels accommodated with a student to coach ratio of 6 to 1.  Offered:      June 27 – July 1, July 11 – 15, July 18 – 22, July 25 – 29, Aug 1 – 5, Aug 8 – 12, Aug 15 – 19, Aug 22 – 26.  Cost:  $180.  Sibling Rate:  $145.00.  Single Day Rate:  $40, Sibling Day Rate: $36.

U-Turn Sports Performance Academy
2101 Maywill Street,  Richmond VA 23230  Phone: 804.358.2775
U-Turn Sports Performance Academy is Richmond’s premier organization for providing superior athletic training and sound biblical guidance to young people.  U-turn offers a summer sports camp for kids ages 7-14.

Richmond Volleyball Club
2921 Byrdhill Road, Henrico, VA 23228   Phone:  804.358.3000
The Richmond Volleyball Club offers half-day and full-day summer camp opportunities for the beginner to advanced volleyball player. With over 7 weeks of summer camps for ages 3-18, we have something for everyone! All athletes are grouped based on a combination of skill-level and age.

Overtime Athletics
Multiple locations.  Phone: 804.658.9876
A variety of Summer Sports Camps for boys and girls in rising grades K-5.   Also offers a Washington Redskins Camp – Non-Contact Flag Football Instruction and Fun For Boys & Girls 6 to 13 Years Old.

River City Sportsplex Soccer Camps
River City Sportsplex, 13030 Genito Rd. Midlothian, VA  
More details coming soon.

Brilliant Summer at St. Catherine’s
6001 Grove Avenue, Richmond, Virginia 23226  Phone: 804.288.2804
A unique experience for boys and girls ages three and up spanning spanning 12 weeks .
•  Academic Courses Enrichment for all grades and credit courses for students ages 3-1/2 through grade 12
• Sports Camps Challenging and exciting sports camps to learn and improve skills
• Day Camp Half-day or full-day options with classes in art, theater, dance, music, language, computer, sports and outdoor adventure

Master Yi’s Taekwondo
4020 Gathering Pl , Glen Allen, VA 23060 Phone : 804.915.7033
At the M.Y Taekwondo summer camp, kids will have fun while building strength, confidence, focus, and discipline through taekwondo training and other activities. Indoor activities vary from education in Korean culture and language to arts and crafts to nunchuk training. Children will go outside to play sports and games. On occasion, there will be opportunities to go swimming.   It’s design for 4-13 years old.( full day or half day camp).

Daniels Performance Enhancement Sports Conditioning Camp
Swift Creek Middle School
This camp is designed for athletes of all sports, both boys and girls, to improve speed, agility and quickness. Athletes will gain valuable instruction from certified sports performance trainers to improve overall conditioning and performance including explosive speed, vertical jump, footwork, form running and dynamic flexibility. For more information contact Nathan Daniels, 804-234-3310 or email nathan@dpefitness.com.

COOKING:

Young Chefs Academy
2230 John Rolfe Parkway, Richmond, VA 23233 Phone: 804.360.9797
Young Chefs Academy is a cooking school created just for children ages three to sixteen. Each Camp Can-I- Cook consists of a three-hour session. Campers will get to experience new tastes and learn to prepare some basic recipes from various cuisines.  Multiple themes available.

Edible Education
13566 Waterford Place Midlothian VA 23113  Phone: 804 218 7903
In their 6th year of teaching K-G8 students to prepare, locally sourced, seasonally fresh foods. They have camp locations in Henrico, Chesterfield and in Richmond. Whether your child is a scientist, budding “foodie” or is just getting started with cooking, they have a theme that is sure to please. Half Day, Full Day and overnight options are available.

GENERAL FUN:

Romp n roll 150Romp n’ Roll
Phone:  804.364.6363
West End – 9677 W Broad St, Glen Allen VA 23060
Midlothian – 11541 Busy St, Richmond VA 23236
Mechanicsville – 6300 Mechanicsville Turnpike, Mechanicsville VA 23111
The officially-fun, officially-famous Romp n’ Roll Summer Camp will run at all Richmond locations from May 24 through September 1 for children ages 2 through 5 years, and potty training is not required. Our daily schedule is action-packed with “kid-tested, Rompy-approved” sessions including incredible gym, art and music activities. It’s like a big kids’ camp on training wheels; all the fun, learning, and excitement but without the poison ivy!

Woodlake United Methodist Church – Vacation Bible School June 20-24, 2016
15640 Hampton Park Drive, Phone: 804-739-4535
Embark on a VBS Adventure That Will Light Their Way! Gear up for an over-the-top underground adventure! Ground kids in the rock-solid foundation of God’s love, a love that takes us through life’s dark times.  Registration Opens April 1 for volunteers and May 1 for the public.  Morning & Afternoon Sessions.  AGES 3yrs – Rising 5th Grade.  SESSIONS Mornings > 9:00am – 12:00pm | Afternoons > 1:30pm – 4:30pm.

DAY CAMP:

Brilliant Summer at St. Catherine’s
6001 Grove Avenue, Richmond, Virginia 23226  Phone: 804.288.2804
A unique experience for boys and girls ages three and up spanning spanning 12 weeks .
•  Academic Courses Enrichment for all grades and credit courses for students ages 3-1/2 through grade 12
• Sports Camps Challenging and exciting sports camps to learn and improve skills
• Day Camp Half-day or full-day options with classes in art, theater, dance, music, language, computer, sports and outdoor adventure

Collegiate School Summer Quest
103 North Mooreland Road, Richmond, VA 23229
Summer Quest offers over 100 different programs for pre-schoolers through adults.

Camps at the YMCA of Greater Richmond
Camps available all over Richmond, Goochland, Powhatan, Ashland and Petersburg
From half to full day camps and from Pre-School aged to Teens the YMCA of Greater Richmond has a camp to fit your needs as a parent while your child has the best summer ever! We even offer the traditional camp experience at our Camp Thunderbird location in Chesterfield. Check out our large variety of specialty, sports, educational and arts camps at ymcarichmond.org/camps.

Midlothian Montessori School
122 N. Courthouse Rd., Richmond, VA 23236   Phone: 804.794.8661
More details soon.

Camp Free2BMe
Camp Free2BMe is specifically designed for kids 6 to 21 who have a diagnosis of Autism, Asperger’s, PDD-NOS or other related developmental delay. We partner non-autistic peers with our campers that have autism and go out into the community on fun filled field trips which include swimming, bowling, and sports parks, just to name a few!

Camp Blue Sky at Rainbow Station
Camp Blue Sky offers a traditional day camp for kids ages 4-13.  They have also offer extra activities to meet the developmental needs of the campers in each age group.

The Goddard School
The Goddard School’s summer camp curriculum incorporates STEAM learning (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) into exciting, one-of-a-kind and fun experiences for your child every day!

Richmond Montessori School Summer Enrichment
Kids explore the outdoor classroom, swimming, athletics, and the arts.  Each morning program includes a nutritious snack and outdoor time.  Camps for mommy & me, toddlers, primers, elementary camps, and new this year upper elementary & middle school camps.

Richmond Waldorf School SUMMERGARDEN
A summer experience for ages 3 1/2 through rising 5th grade.   Remember the carefree, old-fashioned summer days of childhood where fun meant endless outdoor adventures? They do! The nature-based, homespun program will excite your child’s imagination and immerse them in creative explorations in baking, gardening, making music and singing, crafting, tye-dyeing and of course playing in water!

Sabot Stony Point Summer Camp
Sabot’s summer programming offers a combination of one-week, themed, morning camps, and a full-day option.  The themed camps are designed for children ages 4 – 12.  Visit the website for details.