Romp n’ Roll
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 23 through August 31 for children ages 2 through 5 years, and potty training is not required. The 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!
Bach to Rock Midlothian
11400 W. Huguenot Rd., #105, Midlothian, VA 23113 Phone: 804.537.2271
Several different music camps are available. Week, Partial Week & Single Day.
Rock Band (Ages 7+)
Glee Club (Ages 7+)
Rock City World Tour (Ages 4 – 7)
Record a Studio Demo (Ages 7+)
Recording Arts: Pro Tools & Production (Ages 10+).
Master Cho’s Tae Kwon Do
4386 Pouncey Tract Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060 Phone: 804.364.0101
Through Tae Kwon Do children gain better balance, coordination, self-confidence, listening skills, focus and a chance to exercise while having a blast! Children will participate in beginner friendly Tae Kwon Do classes, arts and crafts projects, reading, rock climbing, exciting educational games, moon bouncing, Friday water fun day, field trips and more! Ages 5 & up, rates vary for full day and half day camps. Sign up for one week or the whole summer!
Virginia 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.
Dramatic Adventures Half-Day Camp for Preschoolers – For 3 to 5 year olds
The ideal first theatre camp for your preschool aged child. Stories come alive through creative drama as we use our bodies, voices, and imaginations to embark on multi-sensory journeys through a different book each day.
Melody Magic Music Camp
Melody Magic Music Studio, 3041 Lauderdale Drive, Richmond. Phone: 804.334.6241
Join Melody Magic this summer for a week your child will never forget! In this week-long music camp, children ages 4-8 years will use some of their favorite songs and characters 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 that will melt your heart. And 2017 is PRINCESS CAMP! Royal Campers will sing and dance to their favorite princess songs, enjoy creating set and costume items, and so much more. Each camp 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! July 31 – Aug 4 and Aug. 7-11.
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.
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 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 175 programs for pre-schoolers through adults.
Bricks 4 Kidz – Richmond Summer Camps
Camps offered at various locations around Richmond. 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! Half Day options.
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. The 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.
ENGINEERING FOR KIDS CENTRAL VA
Summer Camp Programs at Mechanicsville and Tuckahoe Mathnasiums Phone: 540.538.3306
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.
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.
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.
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.
The 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. For Preschoolers–
SLEEPING BEAUTY BALLET CAMP Ages 4-7, 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. $145/ July 17-21 Children learn the basic fundamentals of ballet, read the storybook, and watch the Royal Ballet perform as you dance along. Dancers become fairies, princesses, king and queens, and of course, Princess Aurora! This fun week of learning and make believe ends with a mini recital on Friday.
PRESCHOOL ART CAMP Ages 3-6, 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $185 / August 21-25 Fun with Our Furry Friends! Read stories and create art about Clifford The Dog, Pete The Cat, Yoga Bunny, and your favorite animals! Children enjoy stories, movement, games, and art activities – developing both large and small motor skills in nurturing classes. Fun-filled mornings include outdoor playground time.
Camps offered at various locations around Richmond.
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. 9am-1pm.
CORE KIDS ACADEMY
Quioccasin Station Shopping Center, 8932 Quioccasin Road, Richmond, VA 23229 Phone: 804.740.0079
Core Kids Academy offers themed camp programs for preschool age children ages 2+ (no potty training required!) and gymnastics skills camp ages 5+. They offer sessions in the morning (9am-12pm) and afternoon (1-4pm).
Camps held at multiple locations. Phone: 804-288-1051
Non-Stop Soccer offers a quality camp experience for soccer players of all ability levels, ages 5-16, including recreation level, advanced player, shooting and goal keeping camp, and elite performance camp. 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.
Lewis Ginter – Green Adventure Summer Camps
1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA 23228 Phone: 804.262.9887
Green Adventure Summer Camp: Growing Mr. McGregor’s Garden (ages 4 – 5)
Monday, June 19 – 23 and July 24 – 28 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Green Adventure Summer Camp: Over the River and through the Woods (ages 4 – 5)
July 10 – 14 and August 7 – 11 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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.
Session 1: June 13-15
Session 2: July 5-7 (Wednesday-Friday)
Session 3: August 8-10
SEUSS SCIENCE Ages 4 -5
One Fish, Two Fish! Fox in Sox!
This camp at Maymont really rocks!
Dr. Seuss stories will lead the way,
with animals, crafts and games to play!
Session 1: July 17-21
Session 2: August 14-18
WHO’S HOME? Ages 4 -5
From snakes in the swamp to mice in the meadow, discover the places that plants and animals call home. Enjoy hikes, stories, crafts and animals! $165/$139 members.
Session 1: June 19-23
Session 2: July 24-28
Session 3: August 7-11
JAWS, CLAWS AND PAWS Ages 4 -5
How do teeth, talons, pinchers and paws help animals defend themselves? Explore unique adaptations, protections, senses and survival skills found in the animal world. $165/$139 members.
Session 1: June 26-30
Session 2: July 31-August 4
Passages Adventure Camp
Belle Isle (summer) 11421 Polo Circle, Midlothian, VA (winter) Phone: 804.897.8283 x310
Base Camp – Ages 5-7 – at Peak Experience’s Indoor Rock Climbing Center in Midlothian – provides a great introduction to fun and adventure through rock climbing. Each session is Monday through Friday and offer full-day or half-day options. Activities include indoor rock climbing, swimming, energetic games, a sweet bouncy house, and our giant swing. Each camper will learn the basic skills of rock climbing and teamwork and build valuable relationships with both kids and staff alike. We provide all lunches, snacks, drinks, gear and a 5:1 camper to counselor ratio.
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 3-9. Visit the website for details.
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).
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.
Midlothian Montessori School
122 N. Courthouse Rd., Richmond, VA 23236 Phone: 804.794.8661
More details soon.
River City Dance & Performing Arts Theatre
2717 Buford Rd, Richmond, VA 23235 Phone: 804.323.1330
Dance camps July 10th -August 4th for kids ages: 7 to 18.
CommuniKids 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 23 through August 25
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!
ENB Summer Camp for Kidz
3100 Grove Ave, Richmond, VA 23221 Phone: 804.441.4882
Kids ages 3 – 13 will learn French, Spanish, or Italian languages through thematic lessons that will be taught through activities such as songs, art, theater, children’s stories, dance, exploring new countries and new cultures. Time: 9am-5p.m. (Before and after-care available for an additional fee)
Abacus Math Club
12285 Patterson Avenue Richmond, VA 23238 Phone: 804.793.8152
For Children Ages 5 to 9. July 6 – 10 and July 13 – 17. 9am – 12pm Monday – Friday.
Greater Richmond School of Music
Summer camps at the GRSM Main Location, St. Christopher’s School, St. Michael’s Episcopal School, Good Shepherd Episcopal School, Sabot at Stony Point, Collegiate School’ Classes for all ages. Check out the Inductory Musican camp for PreK- 1st grade.
St. Michael’s Episcopal School, Bon Air, VA
Camps for Pre-K through eighth grade. Explore your creative side. Learn an instrument. Embrace the outdoors. Experiment with science. Get active with sports. Be an adventurous chef. Conveniently located in Bon Air. Online Registration will open in mid-March. F
Club SciKidz / Tech Scientific
Two Locations: Henrico/Goochland and Midlothian 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. 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 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.
Martial Arts World of West End
10454 Ridgefield Pkwy., Henrico, VA 23238 Phone: 804.673.5200
Have a kickin’ summer camp with Martial Arts World! This program has been serving Henrico County for over 22 years and kid can spend the day swimming, knocking down pins at a bowling alley, rock climbing, or working on their latest martial arts skill. The full day camps are focused on good constructive fun, coupled with awesome exercise. Kids will have a blast while building character, self-discipline, and increasing self-esteem. Camp is from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. but extended care from 7:15 am and ending at 6:00 p.m.is provided at no additional cost. Early bird discount of 10% off till April 1st! Sign up for 1 week or all 11.
Weinstein JCC Summer Day Camps
5403 Monument Avenue, Richmond, VA 23226.
Camps for kids of all ages 2-grade 12.
7612 Wanymala Rd, Henrico, VA 23229 Phone: 804-288-3887
Affordable Preschool Summer Adventure Camp for ages 3-6 year olds. Campers will enjoy 12 exciting themes such as “S’more Fun Camping”, “Commotion in the Ocean”, “Pirate’s Invasion” and many more! All activities, crafts, sensory exploration and music & dance to match! Also, plenty of outdoor activity, including water play. Choose from 1-12 Weeks/ $85 per week/ May 30th-Aug 25th. Hours: 9am-noon. Detailed information and forms online.