Birmingham Area Summer Camps – 2012

Summer will be here before you know and registration is going on now for Camps happening in and around the Birmingham Area. So, figure out which one catches your attention and sign little Junior up before the spots are gone!

Acting Out! Preforming Arts Academy Summer Movie Camp – We’re teaming up with actress and prestigious kids coach Darcy Martin from LA and NYC. We’ll be focusing on acting for tv. film and commercials, the highlight of the week will be the creation of an original short film that will premier at a red carpet event on June 29th. For more information or to register, call 818.231.4065
June 25th – 29th

McWance Science Center –

McWane Science Center Camps make learning an unforgettable adventure that you just can’t experience anywhere else. In one week of camp, the budding scientist can discover a dinosaur, travel into outer space or explore the ocean floor. Various themes and activities allow children to experience something new each day. Blast off in Cosmo Camp or get creative in Smarty Arty Pants Camp. Dive in to marine biology or dig paleontology. The flexible programs allow you to choose as many programs as you want for your child, from just one afternoon of exploration to full weeks of fun and learning!

Cost (per week):
Full Day Full Week(Morning & Aftenoon Sessions): Members $250, Non-Members $300
Half Day Full Week(Morning OR Aftenoon Sessions): Members $125, Non-Members $150


• 1st rate hands on educational programming
• ½ day or all day options
• Mid-morning and mid-afternoon snacks
• Lunch
• Summer Camp T-Shirt
• Before care
• After care


Birmingham Zoo –

Up-close animal encounters, train and carousel rides, fun playing in the water fountains, and guided tours.The best place for summer fun is at a Birmingham Zoo Camp! We have exciting full-day (8:30am to 3:30pm) and half-day (8:30am to 12:30pm) camps available for children going into 4K through 8th grade.

For more information and to register CLICK HERE

Birmingham Botanical Gardens –
Programs are designed to actively promote your child’s natural sense of creativity and discovery with fun learning experiences in the unmatched setting at Birmingham Botanical Gardens!

Camps are $136 Members* and $170 Non-Members unless otherwise noted. For more information or to register by phone, contact Education Program Coordinator Ellen Hardy at 205.414.3953 or Register online.

Birmingham Museum Art – Art Camp
Discover the art of creating sculpture. From the ground up, campers will begin to transform their ideas into 3D objects. As one of the world’s oldest known art forms, sculpture remains a means of self-expression for cultures around the globe. Campers will create works of art using materials reflected in the Museum’s galleries and supplied in local grocery stores. A camp of limitless possibilities, join us as we explore the world and discover sculpture at the Birmingham Museum of Art.

For more information or to register, CLICK HERE

Wee Flip
Music, Art(messy, hands on fun….creative, exciting and perfect for preschoolers.) Gymnastics in our bright and colorful gym. A full hour of tumbling, bars, balance beam, and trampoline…there’s no better place to learn gymnastics!
Silly and fun active games in the gym (i.e. parachute play, obstacle course, bubble time… activities change daily)

For more information or to register, CLICK HERE

Villager Yoga –
Strength, Creativity, Mindfulness, Calm.
VY will be offering camps for several different age groups. For more information on pricing, class options or to register visit their site HERE

Ruffner Mountain Nature Center –
Lots of camps to choose from! From Little Naturalists to Wet and Wild Water Week, there is sure to be something here for your little nature lover!
For Camp themes and information visit their site HERE


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