ARTSCONNECT SUMMER DAY CAMP

Ages 7 - 13
Weekly Themes, Mondays - Fridays
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

$190 per week with membership
$200 per week, non-member


Maximum: 20 kids per camp session


Registration begins Feb. 14 



At ArtsConnect, your kids will have a summer packed with imaginative, creative and fulfilling art projects. We believe in empowering kids to
make a difference through their art. Campers will explore a wide range of topics, artistic styles and media. Kids are exposed to a variety of artistic skills and media. Campers will learn about cultural differences and stewardship of their environment while creating their projects.  Experience a week or an entire summer of art!


ArtsConnect Kids Camp Overall Goals
The ArtsConnect Kids Camp is not a traditional summer art camp program. We give children the necessary resources and instruction to flourish as young artists. We also strive to educate them on how they can use their artistic knowledge and artistic skills to make positive contributions to their communities. Our camp curriculum has been created with that intent. We have employed counselors who can successfully create, implement, and reflect upon art lessons and also serve as positive role models.

Our camp is accredited through the American Camp Association and runs with support from ArtsWave!

2022 CAMP WEEKS AND THEMES

Week 1: June 6 - 10       Puppets Galore

Week 2: June 13 - 17     Time Travelers

Week 3: June 20 - 24     STEAM Exploration

Week 4: Jun 27 - Jul 1   Fantasy Festival

Week 5: July 11 - 15       Fun with Fibers

Week 6: July 18 - 22       Wilderness Conservation

Week 7: July 25 - 29       Island Hopping

Week 8: Aug 1 – 5            Putting on the Patterns


2022 Theme Descriptions & Registration below:

June 6 - August 5, 2022

9 am - 4:00 pm

Ages 7 - 13

Maximum: 20 Students per camp session


Weekly Themes Dates and Time                          Weekly Theme Descriptions Nonmember Fee / 
Member Fee
Register
Week 1:
Puppets Galore!
 June 6 -10, 2022 
9 am -    4 pm
Campers will learn the basics of Puppetry, from creation to performance. They will learn about different types of puppets, such as Marionettes, rod, shadow, and hand puppets. Campers will make several different types of puppets using fabric, cardboard, rods, and stuffed animals. Students will create a short play for their puppets to perform.  $200 / $190 Register Here
Week 2:
Time Traveler
June 13 - 17, 2022
9 am - 4 pm
Campers meet artists from the past and learn how their styles of art helped influence the art world. They will create art projects based on Cave Art, Roman/Greek Art, Renaissance Art, Impressionism, and Abstraction.                                                                                      $200 / $190 Register Here
Week 3:
STEAM Exploration
June 20 - 24, 2022
9 am - 4 pm
STEAM week introduces campers to the five major topics: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Students will learn the basic properties of each field and then do art projects that relate to the topic. Each day will be a different field.   $200 / $190 Register Here
Week 4:
Fantasy Festival
June 27 - July 1, 2022
9 am - 4 pm
Campers will have fun learning about different festivals around the world, such as Renaissance, Medieval, and Mexican Day of the Dead. They will also learn about fantasy found in Science Fiction and artists who use fantasy as their inspiration. Each day will be a different topic of fantasy or festival.  $200 / $190 Register Here
Week 5:
Fun With Fibers
July 11 - 15, 2022
9 am - 4 pm
Campers will learn all about textiles and fibers, from how yarn is spun from wool to how paper is made. Art projects will involve different types of fiber art, such as making homemade paper, knitting, crocheting, weaving, sewing, fabric painting, and much more! $200 / $190 Register Here
Week 6:
Wilderness Conservation
July 18 - 22, 2022
9 am - 4 pm
Campers will learn ways to conserve our environment to help protect nature, animals, and energy. They will do art projects based on topics such as endangered animals, rainforest and deforestation, solar power, and waterways. Each day will be a different topic. Campers will become good stewards for the planet.  $200 / $190 Register Here
Week 7:
Island Hopping
July 25 - 29, 2022
9 am - 4 pm
Campers will travel to different islands and experience the culture and artwork of that place. They will go to Easter Island, Australia, Hawaii, and the Caribbean creating artwork that represents each island's history and culture. Each day will be a different island.   $200 / $190 Register Here
Week 8:
Putting on the Patterns
Aug 1 - 5, 2022
9 am - 4 pm
Campers will learn to recognize patterns and designs found in nature, camouflage, and art. Many artists use patterns as an essential element of their artwork. Campers will create art projects inspired by patterns found in artists' work, nature, technology, and clothing design. Each day will be a different example of patterns. $200 / $190 Register Here

ARTSCONNECT SUMMER CAMP 2022 - Ages 7 -13, Schedule and Themes:

Limited occupancy!

COVID NOTICE:  ArtsConnect will be following the direction and advice of the Springfield Township Medical Director. Our biggest change is that camp size has been reduced to a maximum of 15 children per week. Masks will be worn by staff and by children. We will be taking temperatures of all campers at the beginning of camp each morning and campers will have times set aside to wash their hands. We will limit the number of shared supplies and cleaning will be done regularly. Snacks will not be provided in camp, yet children will be asked to bring those from home. We have increased the amount of outdoor play time and indoor activities will be spaced so children can keep social distancing protocols. 


Discounts:
Membership has privileges! With an ArtsConnect Membership, you can receive $10 off each session.Your membership discount will come off automatically at checkout. *Purchase the membership prior to purchasing any camp session so that the discount is calculated. Family Memberships are $100 for the entire household. Memberships may qualify as a tax deductible donation. See a tax professional.


Camp Scholarships:
Individuals may apply for a one-time, one-week 50% scholarship. Click here for scholarship details.

Payment Plans:
Payment Plans are available when registering for multiple sessions, 2 or more weeks.  A non-refundable $50 deposit per camp session will be charged up front for each session enrolled in a payment plan. The $50 deposit goes right towards your balance owed. You can choose a payment plan for each weekly session when you check out for the camp.  Look for the drop-down arrow under the name of each camp session listed in your shopping cart.  Full payment of the balance is due 7 days before each session begins.

How to Pay on Your Camp Balance:
Balances can be paid by going back to this page and clicking on "register here."  You will find the balance listed in the top corner of your screen. If you click on that balance, it will give you the option to pay for each session separately. Check payments can be mailed to ArtsConnect at 9158 Winton Road, Building A, 45231.

Cancellations:
View our camp cancellation and transfer policy.