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Summer Camps 2016

Welcome to the wonderful world of Kidspace Summer Camps! We have an exciting lineup of programs this year that promise to transport your child to a world of exploration and adventure where they will create lasting memories. Camp descriptions and pricing are below. Should you need assistance with registration or further clarification after exploring this page, you may call Brooke Applegate at (626) 243-4501. A limited number of income-based scholarships are available.  If you applied for a Camp Scholarship you will receive notification of award or waiting list by May 13, 2016.

All camps are designed for children ages 5 to 9 years old, with the exception of Little Learners Camp. Children must meet the age requirements in order to enroll in and remain in camp. 

CLICK ON SESSIONS BELOW EACH CAMP DESCRIPTION TO REGISTER

You will receive a confirmation upon completion of your online transaction. A week prior to the start of your camp you will receive an email from Brooke Applegate with camp registration documents that will need to be completed by the first day of camp.

IF YOU ARE A MEMBER, BE SURE TO LOG IN WITH YOUR MEMBER NUMBER TO REGISTER WITH MEMBER RATES. 


WEEK 1

Little Learners Camp    
June 13 to June 17

Designed exclusively for children ages 4 to 5, Little Learners Campers will explore the wonders of nature in and around Kidspace. Campers will plant their own crops, create art using natural materials, and experience the joys of getting messy with mud! They will also play in and learn about water, dress up as their favorite animal, and meet some of Kidspace’s resident critters. Filled with wonderful opportunities for imaginative play and developing a comfort with and appreciation for nature, this week promises to instill a love for camp in your little learner.   (*Parents enrolling their children in Little Learners Camp are required to attend a mandatory Parent Orientation on Monday June 6,  from 7 to 8pm.  Additional details about the orientation will be emailed.  Please contact Brooke Applegate at (626) 449-9144 ext. 5201 with questions.) 

Click on one of the three sessions to register

Week 1 Little Learners Camp
Full Days 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM--$450 ($405 Members) -SOLD OUT!
Mornings Only 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members) -SOLD OUT! 
Afternoons Only 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members)

WEEK 2

Art Adventures Camp    
June 20 to June 24

Come find your inner artist!  Whether a child is already a Picasso or has never touched a paint brush before, this camp will inspire campers to create to their heart’s content by discovering their own artistic voice.  They will create paintings using rocket science experiments, make their own pigments to use while exploring ancient cave art, discover art in nature, and go on many more art adventures by exploring numerous artistic mediums while also gaining an appreciation for why art is important, and learning why everyone is an artist in their own way.  

Click on one of the three sessions to register

Week 2 Art Adventures Camp
Full Days 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM--$450 ($405 Members) -SOLD OUT!
Mornings Only 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members) -SOLD OUT!
Afternoons Only 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members)

WEEK 3

Bug Band Camp    
June 27 to July 1

Discover the musical world of the insect community!  In this unique and wacky camp, campers will learn about different types of insects, explore how and why they make such interesting sounds, and form their very own “insect band” by creating their own bug personas and instruments.  After adopting their very own caterpillar and watching it change, engaging in bug hunts and ladybug releases, and visiting with members of the Kidspace insect collection, campers will make music together in jam sessions using instruments they’ve made to mimic insect sounds.  

Click on one of the three sessions to register

Week 3 Bug Band Camp
Full Days 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM--$450 ($405 Members) -SOLD OUT! 
Mornings Only 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members) -SOLD OUT!
Afternoons Only 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members)

WEEK 4

Mad Scientist Camp    
July 11 to July 15

Explore the wonderful world of science in this wacky camp! While donning their own lab coats, goggles, and kooky wigs, campers will discover how and why things explode, what produces spectacular chemical reactions, make their own rockets, slime and static electricity machines, and try their hands at all sorts of exciting science experiments that go pop, fizz, and sparkle!

Click on one of the three sessions to register

Week 4 Mad Scientist Camp
Full Days 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM--$450 ($405 Members) -SOLD OUT!
Mornings Only 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members) -SOLD OUT! 
Afternoons Only 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members)-SOLD OUT!

WEEK 5

Mystery Detectives Camp    
July 18 to July 22

Investigate the mysteries that abound at Kidspace!  Campers will take on the role of little detectives as they embark upon adventures to solve a new mystery each day.  They will learn how to decipher evidence by tracking animal prints, sending secret messages, reading fingerprints, and embarking upon numerous other adventures that will help them to hone their deduction skills.  Complete with time capsules, Morse code and individual detective badges, campers are bound to leave this camp more curious about the world around them.    

Click on one of the three sessions to register

Week 5 Mystery Detectives Camp
Full Days 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM--$450 ($405 Members) -SOLD OUT!
Mornings Only 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members) -SOLD OUT!
Afternoons Only 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members)

WEEK 6

Amazing Animals Camp    
August 1 to August 5

Discover the amazing world of the animal kingdom, and explore how animals make the planet a fascinating and beautiful place! Campers will learn about the wonders of adaptation, meet all the members of the Kidspace animal collection, examine the ways in which animals survive and thrive in different environments, and explore the human-animal connection. After going on a safari, stepping into the shoes of a veterinarian, and making their very own animal costume, campers will realize that “acting like an animal” can be a good thing!   

Click on one of the three sessions to register

Week 6 Amazing Animals Camp
Full Days 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM--$450 ($405 Members) -SOLD OUT!
Mornings Only 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members) -SOLD OUT!
Afternoons Only 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members)

WEEK 7

Outer Space Camp    
August 8 to August 12

Journey into outer space at Kidspace! Campers will take on the role of little astronauts as they embark upon missions that explore the mysteries of the universe.  They will learn about the environments and atmosphere of outer space by creating olive oil constellations, being “run over” by model rovers, and discovering the mythology of the cosmos inside a giant planetarium.  Special attention will be paid to the planet Jupiter, as NASA’s spacecraft Juno that will be orbiting Jupiter!  Complete with a 2 hour guest appearance by JPL specialists on one special day, campers will never stare up at the stars quite the same again

Click on one of the three sessions to register

Week 7 Outer Space Camp
Full Days 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM--$450 ($405 Members) -SOLD OUT!
Mornings Only 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members) -SOLD OUT!  
Afternoons Only 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM--$250 ($225 Members)-SOLD OUT! 

 

 

2701 Special THANK YOU to Wells Fargo for generously sponsoring Kidspace's Summer Camp Scholarships.

All camps are designed for children ages 5 to 9 years old, with the exception of Little Learners Camp. Children must meet the age requirements in order to enroll in and remain in camp.

Activities in the morning are always different from activities in the afternoon. Activities are never repeated every session is different.

Refund Policy

Camp registration fees are refundable only if cancelled at least 5 days prior to start of camp (by 5pm on the Tuesdy before the camp week).  Paid registration can be rescheduled to another week based on availability.

DAILY CAMP SCHEDULE

  • 8:45 to 9:00 am - Morning Drop Off
  • 9:00 to 10:30 am - Morning Activity 1
  • 10:30 to 10:45 am - Morning Snack
  • 10:45 to 12:15 pm - Morning Activity 2
  • 12:15 to 12:30 pm - Closing Activities/Clean up  
  • 12:30 to 1:30 pm - Lunch/ Free Play/ Morning Pick UpAfternoon Drop Off
  • 1:30pm - 2:30pm - Afternoon Activity 1
  • 2:30 - 2:45 pm - Afternoon Snack
  • 2:45 - 4:15 pm - Afternoon Activity 2
  • 4:30 - 4:45 pm Closing activities/Clean up 
  • 4:45 - 5:00 pm - End of Camp/Camper Pick Up