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2017 Summer Fun Guide

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DAY AND BOARDING CAMPS AT ADMIRAL FARRAGUT ACADEMY


Admiral FarragutST. PETERSBURGExperience Summer at Admiral Farragut Academy with our Day and Boarding Camps! Get a glimpse of the awesome that happens here all year long by attending our fun and educational camps. All camps are open to the public, include a hot lunch, and are held at our campus with a private pool and waterfront located in St. Petersburg. The boarding camp offers an academic component to earn an extra high school credit. More Information

MOVIES • POPCORN • LIVE MUSIC • GAMES


Bay Harbor HotelTAMPA – Kids eat free on Thursdays. Beach Restaurant features modern and airy nautical décor with light woods, white, tans and shades of blue. Guests take in the Florida sunset from waterfront seating, while shaded by a sail-like canopy. More Information

SPEND YOUR SUMMER AT CANTERBURY!


CanterburyST. PETERSBURGSpend your summer at Canterbury! Camps include everything from ATHLETICS (softball, basketball, archery, tennis, field games, hoola hooping, and more) to ARTS (dance, painting, photography, cake decorating and more) to TECHNOLOGY camps (3D design, ROV, creating code and more) and of course, MARINE SCIENCE. More than 100 camps offered! More Information

St. pete Beach Summer Camp


City of St. Pete BeachST. PETE BEACHFull & half day camps available.
Activities include games, crafts, swimming, weekly field trips and more. More Information


central park performing arts "theatER caMps" ages 9-18


Largo Cultural CenterLARGO –  Resident registration: March 04 | 8am-12pm Nonresident registration: March 11 | 8am-12pm. Highland Recreations complex 727-518-3016 & Southwest Recreations Complex 727-518-3125. More Information

LARGO OFFERS OVER 60 SUMMER CAMPS


City Of LargoLARGO The City of Largo Recreation, Parks & Arts Department welcomes children from ages 3-18 to a variety of exciting Full Day, Aquatics, Specialty, Sports and Theater Camps. More Information

CITY OF TAMPA PARKS & RECREATION SUMMER PROGRAMS SUMMER HOTLINE: 813-274-3345


Straz CenterTAMPA – Choose from a variety of one-week specialty camps or the 10-week Recreate, Educate, Create (R.E.C.) Summer Camps. Specialty camps are designed for your child’s individual interests in sports, arts, aquatics, theater and nature. R.E.C. Camps will engage your child with various activities and field trips. Camps are located throughout Tampa’s city limits and are open to city and non-city residents. Programs are geared for toddlers to teens.  Early care and after care are also available. More Information

summer art academy up to 10 weeks!


Dunedin Fine ArtsDUNEDINFor 4½ to 16 years old; Lunch program available. GET REGISTERED TODAY! 727.298.3322. DFAC’s Summer Art Academy’s seven separate age-appropriate camps offer fun, creative, cognitive summer enrichment experiences for kids and teens. Activities include drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, clay and digital arts as well as Arts in Motion curriculum. This year, individually themed weeks include Shark Week, Wild West, Kooky Carnivals and a Mars Masters’ Mash Up.More Information

Eckerd College Summer Watersports Camp


Eckerd CollegeST. PETERSBURGThe Eckerd College Summer Watersports Camp offers classes in Exploring Watersports, Sailing, Wakeboarding, Windsurfing, Kayaking, Saltwater Fishing, and Exploring Marine Life.  Ages 5-17, Weekly Classes, June 5 - August 4. More Information

join florida film academy for the best summer ever!


Florida Film AcademyECKERD COLLEGE, ST. PETERSBURGBeginner to Advanced Filmmaking, Photography, Journalism and/or Movie Make Up & Special FX Summer Camps for students ages 7-12 OR 13-18 year old available in St. Pete, Orlando, or St. Augustine, Florida!  Day sessions run Monday-Friday from 9 - 5 pm. Residency options available at Eckerd College, Flagler College & Montverde Academy. More Information

Safe, exciting, affordable summer adventures for every girl!


Girl Scouts CampsTAMPA – Let her spend her summer days somewhere filled with safe risks, new activities, and exciting opportunities. Where she can explore the great outdoors, face fears by trying something new, make awesome new friends and experience a lifetime of memories! We promote an encouraging environment where she can discover her courage and build her confidence.  More Information

WATER SKIING AT JACK TRAVERS WATERSKI CAMP


Jack TraversSUNSET LAKES – Experience the thrill of gliding across the calm waters of Sunset Lakes. Students learn the basics in water skiing, wake boarding, wake surfing and knee boarding. We encourage students to try all the disciplines. Our instructors are USA Water Ski Certified Level 2 coaches and will ensure your child has an amazing time on the water. Half day classes and 2 week camps with room and board, 3 meals a day and all necessary equipment.  More Information

UNIQUE SUMMER CAMP OFFERINGS FOR CHILDREN 4-16


MoreanST. PETERSBURG – All campers will enjoy a week of art-filled experiences using selected weekly themes, including stories, songs, and games. All campers will work on take home projects, collaborative pieces and community art projects. Before & After Care available. Scholarships available. More Information

early summer enrollment happening now!


Ruth EckerdTAMPA – Drama – Music – Dance – Musical Theater. The Marcia P. Hoffman School of the Arts offers classes, summer camps and private lessons for all ages and abilities. Call 727-712-2706. More Information

Discover fun at our stem summer camps!


Science CenterST. PETERSURG – Themed camps are available at the Science Center for grades K-8, featuring hands-on activities in STEM! Contact us and discover all that our camps have to offer, Call 727-608-2529. More Information

SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, ART AND MATH SUMMER CAMPS AT SHORECREST


ShorecrestST. PETERSBURG – From video game design, and building underwater ROVs, to LEGO Robotics and drone photography, Summer at Shorecrest offers opportunities for intense learning that just feels like fun! Programs run May 30-August 4, and are open to students in PK-12th grade. Before and after care is available. Visit www.shorecrest.org/summer for rates, registration. More Information

straz center's patel conservatory – summer camps and classes in dance, theater and music!


Patel ConservatoryTAMPA – The Straz Center’s Patel Conservatory, located in downtown Tampa, offers nationally recognized intensives, camps and classes in the areas of dance, theater and music. Whether your child is skilled in the arts or wants to participate for the very first time, we offer a fun-filled summer for students of all ages and skill levels at our state-of-the-art facility. For more information, call 813-222-1040. More Information

TAKE KIDS ON A HISTORY ADVENTURE AT TAMPA BAY HISTORY CENTER


Tampa Bay History CenterTAMPA – Spend your summer with one-eyed pirates, mysterious mermaids and woolly mammoths during the Tampa Bay History Center's History Adventure Camps. History Adventure Camps include behind-the-scenes tours, field trips to nearby cultural sites, outdoor activities and interactions with real historians and experts. Each week-long Adventure Camp is led by experienced educators who provide hands-on, educational activities for campers. More Information

CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE THIS SUMMER WITH YMCA SUMMER CAMPS!


Tampa Bay History CenterTAMPA – From specialty camps like WaterPalooza, Gymnastics, First Tee Golf, Art and Camp Cristina to weekly, exciting, themed Day Camps and MORE, we guarantee that campers will have the BEST SUMMER EVER with us! More Information