Summer Camp: Online Registration

Each Summer Camp requires a separate registration. Click the link for the specific camp(s) below.

Week of June 1 – 4

FULL DAY:
(Mon-Fri)
Camp CelebrationWhat’s your favorite holiday? We bet it will be a part of the line-up for our Camp Celebration week! We’ll travel through an entire calendar year of holidays and celebrations from around the world, celebrating everything from Valentine’s Day to National Pet Day. This camp will be our official kick-off to summer, right after the Memorial Day holiday! 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade » CAMP FULL
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. OPTIONS »

Week of June 7 – 11
Specialty Theme

FULL DAY:
(Mon-Fri)
Omaha StaycationNeed a summer vacation? Look no further than your own hometown! This adventurous week will take campers on a “staycation” to the hottest visitor locations in Omaha including new stops as well as past favorites. All transportation and admission is included in the cost of your camp, for a truly stress-free staycation! Keep an eye on our camp website for announcements of this year’s line-up! 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade » CAMP FULL
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. OPTIONS »

Week of June 14 – 18

Morning: Wide Word of WeatherWhat is up in the wide world of weather?! Find out in this weather themed camp as campers will discover what it takes to be a meteorologist, conduct weather themed science experiments, and visit a real weather station! 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade » NEARLY FULL
Afternoon: Challenging the DeepThis summer’s traveling exhibition James Cameron: CHALLENGING THE DEEP, on display from the Australian National Maritime Museum, will be the backdrop for this immersive camp. Campers will spend time in this exhibit which showcases Cameron’s life achievements in the areas of ocean science and exploration (not to mention items from the Titanic), plus participate in related crafts, games, and activities. 1st-2nd Grade » NEARLY FULL 3rd-5th Grade »
FULL DAY:
(Mon-Fri)
1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade » NEARLY FULL
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. OPTIONS »

Week of June 21 – 25

Morning: Around the WorldCan you travel around the globe in only five days? You can at The Durham Museum! We will “visit” all seven continents and five oceans exploring cultures, landmarks, and much more. Don’t forget your passport! 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade » CAMP FULL
Afternoon: Myths and LegendsThe Loch Ness Monster? Swash-Buckling Pirates? Kings and Queens from distant lands? We’ll dive deep into the stories surrounding these characters, both real and fictional, during this mythical week at camp. 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade » NEARLY FULL
FULL DAY:
(Mon-Fri)
1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade » CAMP FULL
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. OPTIONS »

Week of June 28 – July 2

Morning: Adventures of PuppetryPerfect (or begin) your puppet-making and puppeteering skills! Throughout the week campers will create many different puppets, put on a few puppet shows, and even meet a puppeteer! 1st-2nd Grade » CAMP FULL 3rd-5th Grade » NEARLY FULL
Afternoon: Creation StationCalling all creators and makers! This camp is for you! Learn about some of the coolest creators throughout history as well create your own masterpieces! 1st-2nd Grade » NEARLY FULL 3rd-5th Grade » CAMP FULL
FULL DAY:
(Mon-Fri)
1st-2nd Grade » CAMP FULL 3rd-5th Grade » CAMP FULL
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. OPTIONS »

Week of July 5 – 9
Specialty Theme

FULL DAY:
(Mon-Fri)
Meet The Metr“O” Get ready to meet your Metr”O”! This camp offers an exclusive look at what makes the Omaha metro so wonderful, taking you behind the scenes to places that have helped to put us on the map (and places you wouldn’t normally get to explore). You won’t want to miss this one-of-a-kind experience. Keep an eye on our camp website for announcements of this year’s line-up! 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade »
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. OPTIONS »

Week of July 12 – 16

Morning: Challenging the DeepThis summer’s traveling exhibition James Cameron: CHALLENGING THE DEEP, on display from the Australian National Maritime Museum, will be the backdrop for this immersive camp. Campers will spend time in this exhibit which showcases Cameron’s life achievements in the areas of ocean science and exploration (not to mention items from the Titanic), plus participate in related crafts, games, and activities. 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade » CAMP FULL
Afternoon: Castaway IslandYou’ve been marooned on a desert island after a shipwreck. You and your fellow crew members have to work together to survive and hopefully escape and find your way home! 1st-2nd Grade » NEARLY FULL 3rd-5th Grade » NEARLY FULL
FULL DAY:
(Mon-Fri)
1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade » CAMP FULL
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. OPTIONS »

Week of JuLY 19 – 23
Specialty Theme

FULL DAY:
(Mon-Fri)
Camp ConstructionPut on your tool belt and get ready to learn about the fascinating world of architecture, engineering, and construction! Local companies Boyd Jones, BVH Architecture, and Alvine Engineering will help us explore how buildings get designed, engineered, and built through fun, hands-on activities. 1st-2nd Grade » NEARLY FULL 3rd-5th Grade » CAMP FULL
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. OPTIONS »

Week of JuLY 26 – 30
Specialty Theme

FULL DAY:
(Mon-Fri)
Wizard AcademyPack your trunk! Our 4th annual “back to school” camp will feature a full-week, full-day camp celebrating the wizard world! Join us for the sorting hat ceremony on Monday, the awards ceremony on Friday, and enjoy the adventures in between! 1st-2nd Grade » CAMP FULL 3rd-5th Grade » CAMP FULL
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. OPTIONS »

Week of august 2 – 6

FULL DAY:
(Mon-Fri)
Full S.T.E.A.M. AheadNo, this isn’t a train themed camp! STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) week will feature one letter of this popular acronym each day of the week. Crafts, games, projects, and more will get you ready for “back to school” time during our final week of camp. 1st-2nd Grade » 3rd-5th Grade » CAMP FULL
Before/
After Care
“Beyond the Camp” Before Camp: 7:30-9AM, After Camp: 4-5:30PM • ALL AGES • During our “Beyond the Camp” experience children play games, draw, read or participate in other activities supervised by camp staff. OPTIONS »
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