With spring in full bloom and summer just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking of all the Calgary summer camp options available for your kids. Summer camps are a great way for the little ones to indulge in all their favourite past time activities.Summer camp is a great way they get to make tons of new friends, stay busy, learn new things and have fun in the process. From sports and dance camps to STEM programs, here’s a shortlist of all the awesome summer camp options your kids can be a part of this year in Calgary.
Whether your child naturally has the gift of dance or just loves to do the funky two-step to a slamming beat, Decidedly Jazz Danceworks Summer Camps will be the perfect fit. Channel all that creative energy into an entire summer of creating and learning original dance routines. From July 2nd to August 23rd, kids ages four and up get to build their confidence and expand their dance vocabulary in this camp tailored to meet your child’s dance needs. Each week will have your kids learning the basic building blocks and vocabulary of dance, improvisation, rhythm exercises and much more. And, to top it all off, all the kids get to show their parents everything they’ve learnt with a thrilling performance that puts an end to an equally thrilling summer!
For all the budding Steve Irwins out there, the Calgary Zoo has got an experience for you! Join your peers in exploring all the wonders of nature and experiencing its beautiful creatures. Through age-appropriate activities, games, crafts and tours, the Calgary Zoo Summer Camps encourage campers to explore and learn more about the world they live in! Kids get to learn about everything from animal adaptations and senses to environmental conservation.
Let’s face it, most kids love spending the summer being active and having non-stop fun. If you’re looking for a place where your kids can go for fun and fitness, look no further than the Repsol Sports Centre Summer Camps. Kids aged 4-14 can fill their days with endless activities under the supervision of qualified professionals. This is the perfect opportunity to take advantage Repsol’s top-notch facilities. Repsol uses a two-pronged coreSPORT and SPORTainment approach to create a dynamic and exhilarating camp experience for every child looking to participate. With coreSPORT and SPORTainment, kids will get to go swimming, play dodgeball, practice yoga and many more cool activities.
Idea Lab Kids offers an engaging and inspiring summer program which will ignite your kids’ curiosity and imagination. At these STEAM camps, Science, Technology and Engineering meet the Arts and Social Sciences. At the Idea Lab, kids are introduced to a variety of skills and tools which will allow them to create a direct connection between what they are learning and how it’s applied in the real world. Kids who choose to spend their summer here get to take part in cool activities like drone engineering, 3D printing, coding, robotics and many more futuristic activities.
Got a mini Picasso on your hands? Then let them be a part of the Young Rembrandts program this summer. From now, all the way until August 29th, kids aged 3-12 years old could have the opportunity to develop spatial reasoning, motor skills and more by learning to draw through the Young Rembrandts method. Through its innovative techniques, this program helps kids enrich their minds and imaginations.
Summer is the time for endless fun. With this short list of day camp options, your little ones are sure to find the perfect way to make the most of their break from school.