Looking for ways to keep your kids busy during the lazy days of summer? Camps offer a way to keep kids active, while also giving them a chance to learn new skills and build friendships. Here are some day camps in and around East Cobb with the EAST COBBER day camp listings featured in our May issue.
THE ART PLACE – MOUNTAIN VIEW SUMMER CAMPS
3330 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta 30066. 770-509-2700 • theartplace.us
June 5 -July 28. Ages 2-adults. Cost varies depending on camp. A facility
of the Cobb County Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs Department.
Check website for camp offerings.
ATLANTA JUNIOR ROWING CLUB
245 Azalea Drive, Roswell 30075. 770-835-5769 • ajracrew.com
June 5-July 28. 7:30-10am; 10am-12pm; 6-8:30pm. Age: 12-18. Cost: $175/session.
Get started with Georgia’s most successful and largest rowing team in any of our
programs for brand new rowers. All practices are held on the Chattahoochee River
in Roswell – no experience needed for any Learn-to-Row camp.
ATLANTA SWIM ACADEMY CAMP H20
Atlanta Swim Academy. 732 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta 30068. 770-973-3120
atlantaswimacademy.com. May 30-July 28. 8:30-5pm. Ages 4-12. Cost: $315.
Enjoy a safe, organized learning environment that also offers the benefits of physical activity!
Sedalia Park Elementary School. 2230 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta 30068
June 12-15. 8am-4pm. Grades: K-6th Grade. Cost: $225. Grace Christian Academy
5790 Powder Springs Dallas Road, Powder Springs 30141. June 26-30. 8am-4pm.
Grades: K-6th Grade. Cost: $225. 1-800-968-4332 • campinvention.org. Camp
Invention inspires girls and boys to think BIG and imagine how they can change the
world for the better one day! This one-of-a-kind weeklong experience connects science,
technology, engineering, and math through fun hands-on activities.
CHATTAHOOCHEE NATURE CENTER – CAMP KINGFISHER
9135 Willeo Road, Roswell 30075. 770-992-2055 x328• chattnaturecenter.org May 30-July 28
8am-6:15pm. Ages: 4yrs – 9th grade. Session prices depend on your camper’s session and age
group. In addition to traditional outdoor activities, Camp Kingfisher sessions are packed full of FUN,
hands-on learning experiences.
404-370-0004 • circuscamp.org. June 5-July 28. Age: 5-teen. Your children get to participate in
real circus activities – Trapeze, tightrope, juggling, magic, even throw a pie in a clown’s face!
Everyday a live show is presented by circus professionals to entertain and inspire your children.
Campers choose what they want to perform and work together to present a grand finale Circus Show!
CLUB SCIKIDZ SUMMER CAMPS
East Cobb Presbyterian Church. 4616 Roswell Road, Marietta 30068. 678-398-7683 • clubscikidz.com
June 6-July 29. 9am-4pm. Ages 4-15. Cost: $285+. Day camps making science fun. Carefully
researched science lessons help engage students in observation, measurement, identification of
properties, and experimentation involving life, earth, and physical science concepts.
COBB SOCCER ACADEMY
Mt. Bethel Elementary School. 1210 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta 30068. 217-714-4308
cobbsocceracademy.com. May 30-June 9. 9am-12pm. Rising 1st-6th grade. Cost: $110. The
Cobb Soccer Academy is designed for soccer players of all levels and abilities. The academy
will be centered around developing players according to their stage of development and offering
hands on training. Sessions will focus on teaching technical skills such as moves, dribbling, passing,
receiving, and shooting. The focus will also be on teaching the attacking and defending principles of play.
COURTCAMP – MOCK TRIAL DAY CAMP
St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church. 571 Holt Road, Marietta 30068. 678-637-7029 • CourtCamp.com
June 26-30. 1-4pm. Age: Rising 6th – 12th grade. $195. Critical thinking, Logical reasoning, Public speaking, Professional polish. CourtCamp provides hands-on skill building to middle-schoolers and high-schoolers during summer vacation and school breaks.
EC SPORTS – TABLE TENNIS & FENCING CAMPS
2550 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta 30066. 678-903-4479• facebook.com/ectabletennis. May 30-July 28. 9am-5pm. Age: 5-13. Cost: $300. Ping pong and fencing camps.
FAITH LUTHERAN SCHOOL – CAMP FAITH!
2111 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta 30068. 770-973-8921 • school.faithmarietta.org. May 31-July 29. 9am-4pm.
Age: 15 mos-8th Grade. Cost: $170-$185. A summer camp designed to fill your child’s day with fun, discovery, excitement, and friendship, while providing a safe, Christian, nurturing environment for them.
FELLOWSHIP CHRISTIAN SCHOOL SUMMER CAMPS
10965 Woodstock Road, Roswell 30075. 770-641-6820 • fellowshipchristianschool.org. May 30-July 28.
Call/visit website for details on prices and times. An array of workshops, classes, and camps to be offered,
including economics, study skills, drivers ed, misc. sports camps, and more!
FULLERS RECREATION CENTER
3499 Robinson Road, Marietta 30067. 770-509-2737 • cobbcounty.org. 9 one-week sessions starting on May 30,
and ending on July 28. 7:30am-5:30pm. Cost: $100/week/resident; $125/week/non-resident.
GEORGIA DANCE CONSERVATORY
49 W. Park Square, Marietta 30060. 770-428-0007 • georgiadance.com. June 12-23 & July 10-14. 9:30am-12:30pm. Age: 3-6 & 6-12. Cost: $126-$172.
GEORGIA ENSEMBLE CONSERVATORY CAMPS – SUMMER THEATRE CAMPS
950 Forrest Street, Roswell 30075. 770-641-1260 • get.org. June 19-July 28. 9am-4pm. Grades: K-12. Cost: $175-$595. Summer conservatory camps are designed to be fun while teaching a plethora of theatre skills to students of various ages and experience levels.
GINEPRI PERFORMANCE TENNIS SUMMER CAMP
Olde Town Athletic Club. 4950 Towne Parkway, Marietta 30068. 770-578-9901 • ginepriperformancetennis.com
May 31-July 29. 9am-2pm. Ages 7-18. Cost: $335. Provides campers with a disciplined approach to learning and improving each child’s tennis game. Campers will learn the training methods and practice habits required to become
an accomplished player.
4651 Woodstock Road, Roswell 30075. 770-709-4376 • www.heroicgaming.net. June 5-July 28. 8am-6pm. Age: 6-14. Cost: $200. Heroic Gaming camps create an upbeat atmosphere and expose children to the imaginative world of gaming.
HIGH TOUCH-HIGH TECH SCIENCE CAMP
Various locations, visit website for details. 770-667-9443 • sciencemadefunatl.net. May 30-July 28. Times: 9am-3pm. Grades: Rising 1st-7th Grade. Cost $260. The hands-on science experience made fun. All summer programs are taught by degreed professionals.
HYDE NATURE WEEK
Hyde Farm, 721 Hyde Road, Marietta, 30068. 770-528-8829 • cobbcounty.org/parks. June 19-23 3rd-5th Grade.
9am-1pm. Cost $65. The week long camps are aimed at children entering 3rd-5th grades that enjoy being outside. Camps will focus on nature and the great outdoors, so most camp hours will be spent outside.
JENNINGS MUSIC & EDUCATION CENTER
3595 Canton Road, Marietta 30066. 770-425-2560 • jenningsmusic.com. Melody Mojo Learn a Song-a-Day Camp: June 19-23; July 10-14. 3:30-4:15pm. Age: Rising 4th-6th Grade. Cost: $59 + $10 materials fee. Melody Mojo Learn a Song-a-Day Piano Camp: June 19-23, 2-3:15pm. Middle & High School students. Cost: $59 + $10 materials fee. Musik to Grow: Intro to Music Makers of the Seashore: June 26-30, 10am-12:30pm. Age 4-6. Cost: $183
JOHNSON FERRY BAPTIST CHURCH
955 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta 30068. 678-784-5317 • johnsonferry.org/SportsFitness/Camps. June 5-July 28. Call/visit website for details on prices and times. Children’s Camp, Cheer Camp, Basketball Camp, Flag Football Camp, WinShape and more fun camps!
KELL HIGH SCHOOL – NIKE BASKETBALL CAMP
4770 Lee Waters Road, Marietta 30066. 800-645-3225 • ussportscamps.com/basketball/nike/nike-basketball-camp-kell-high-school.. June 12-16. Mon-Thurs: 9am-3pm; Fri: 9am-12pm. Age: 9-15. Cost: $275. The Complete Skills Camp is intended to help players of all abilities develop athletically, refine fundamental basketball skills and enhance their skill set at the post, wing or guard position.
KENNESAW STATE UNIVERSITY SUMMER CAMPS
3333 BUSBEE DRIVE NW, KENNESAW 30144. 470-578-6765 • summeru.com. June 5-July 21. 9:00am-3:00pm. Age: 6-18. Cost: see website. An engaging combination of learning and enjoyment. Courses are designed to give students an opportunity to explore their creativity, challenge their minds, and build new friendships.
LASSITER HIGH SCHOOL LADIES YOUTH LACROSSE
2601 Shallowford Road, Marietta 30066. 678-488-3954 • lassiterladieslacrosse.org. June 19-22. Grades: K-8th. 9:30am-12pm. Cost: $125. The camp is designed to help all players become more confident and skilled athletes as well as bolster an enthusiasm for the great game of lacrosse.
LASSITER HIGH SCHOOL TROJAN VOLLEYBALL CAMP
2601 Shallowford Road, Marietta 30066. 404-309-1142 • lassitervolleyball.net. July 17-19. Grades: Rising 3rd-5th & Rising 6th-8th. Times: 9am-12pm (3rd-5th); 1pm-4pm (6th-8th). Cost: $85 (3rd-5th); $115 (6th-8th). Players will gain knowledge and skill in the sport while they have fun.
MJCCA SUMMER DAY CAMPS
Locations: Dunwoody, East Cobb, Emory, and North Fulton. 678-812-4004 • mjccadaycamps.org. May 31-July 29. 9am-4pm. Ages: PreK-Rising 10th Grade. Weekly traditional, sports, specialty, teen, and preschool camps. Cost: Visit website for day camp options and costs.
MOOHAN MARTIAL ARTS
3605 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta 30066. 770-973-5425 • mymoohan.org. May 30-July 28. 8am-6pm. Age: 4-13. Cost: $170-$200. Moohan Martial Arts camps are a great way for your child to have fun in a safe environment. Our camps allow drop offs for parents as early as 8am and pick up at 6pm. During these camps, your child will be able to enjoy a little workout, take a Taekwondo class and go on fun adventures!
MRS. JACKIE CAMP
4814 Paper Mill Road SE, Marietta 30067. 727-729-9829 • facebook.com/mrsjackiecamp. May 30-July 28.8am-6pm. Age: K-8th Grade. Cost: $75/day. Mrs. Jackie Camps provide an adventure for campers while they learn the life skills of friendship, manners, discipline, and responsibility.
MT. PARAN NORTH SUMMER SPORTS CAMP
1700 Allgood Road, Marietta 30062. 678-285-3248 • mpnsports.com. May 30-July 28. 8am-6pm. Ages 6-13. Cost: $110/week + $50 activity fee. Sports, games, swimming, hiking, skating, and much more! Weekly sessions.
NINJA QUEST FITNESS
3910 Canton Road, Marietta 30066. 678-384-6500 • ninjaquestfitness.com. May 30-July 28. Call/visit website for details on prices and times. Age: 8-18. Ninja Quest coaches have designed each camp so that they are all unique and exciting. Featuring both full-day camps from 9am-4pm and half-day camps from 9am-1pm. Whether you are looking to focus on Ninja Warrior or Parkour, or if you want to experience it all, Ninja Quest has the camp for you!
OUR PAL’S PLACE – CAMP O.P.P.
4508 Canton Road, Marietta 30066. 678-361-7623 •ourpalsplace.net. June 5-July 22. Rising 2nd-9th Grade. 9am-4pm. Cost: $235-$245. Give your kids the opportunity to learn about and interact with dogs, cats and horses. Visit website for programs/schedules.
PLAYIN’ ON PURPOSE
St. Catherine’s Episcopal, 571 Holt Road, Marietta 30068. June 19 – 23; July 10-14; July 17-21. 9am-2pm. Age: 2-5 (potty trained)-8. Get Ready for Lego and K’nex engineering fun with Brainy Builders, Playball sports and games, yoga, art and so much more!
POPE HIGH SCHOOL CHEER MINI CAMPS
3001 Hembree Road, Marietta 30062. Popecheer.wix.com/pope. May 30-June 1; July 24-26. Age: Rising K-5th Grade. 9am-12pm. Cost: $75.
POPE HIGH SCHOOL FASTPITCH CAMP
3001 Hembree Road, Marietta 30062. 770-578-7900 • [email protected] • popefastpitch.net. June 12-15. 9am-12pm; 9am-3pm. Ages: 6-12. Cost: $120-$150. The camp mission is to relish in the fun of softball and increase personal skills and ability while also teaching the importance of teamwork, togetherness, and ethical play.
POPE HIGH SCHOOL – FENCING CAMP
Tritt Elementary School. 4435 Post Oak Tritt Road, Marietta 30062.678-524-6810 • popefencing.org/camp. July 10-13. 9am-3pm. Grades: Rising 6th-12th grade. Cost: $200. Through fun and games learn basic fencing skills.
PRIMROSE SCHOOL OF LASSITER – CAMP LASSITER
2821 Lassiter Road, Marietta 30062. 770-641-8535 • primroseschools.com/schools/lassiter. May 30-July 28. Age: 5-12. 6:30am-6:30pm. Cost $220. Take flight! Register now for a high flying adventurous summer.
SCHOOL OF ROCK EAST COBB – SUMMER CAMPS
2469 East Piedmont Road, Marietta 30062. 770-579-0400 • eastcobb.schoolofrock.com. Call/visit website for details on dates and times. Ages 7-18. Cost: $475. Music is about way more than solo acts. School of Rock East Cobb is as focused on community, teamwork, and friendships as it is on inspiring awesome music.
SMART CLUB SUMMER ART CAMPS
Addison Elementary School. 3055 Ebenezer Road, Marietta 30066. 404-313-2999 • smart-clubs.com. June-July dates. Half and full days. PreK-9th Grade. Cost: $149-$239. High quality fine art supplies included! Full carpeted indoor gym with all equipment & ropes! 3 outdoor playgrounds! Art & music show with ice cream bar for families!
THE SPANISH ACADEMY SUMMER CAMPS
Chestnut Ridge Christian Church. 2663 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta 30062. 770-751-3646 • thespanishacademy.com. Various sessions June 12-July 21. Ages 2-8. Cost: $195/week.
SPORTS BROADCASTING CAMP
@ Emory University, 201 Dowman Drive, Atlanta 30322. 800-319-0884 • playbyplaycamps.com. July 18-22.
Ages 10-18. Cost: $625/day camp, $1,275/overnight. Make sports anchor/reporting tape, PTI, and playby-play tapes. Tour pro sports facilities, meet celebrities in the industry, participate in trivia contests, and much more.
ST. ANDREW’S ROWING CLUB
675 Riverside Road, Roswell 30075. 770-676-2739 •standrewrowing.com. June 17-21& July 10-28. 8:30-11am & 4-6:30pm. Age: Rising. 6th-12th grade. Cost: $150-250. Campers will learn boat handling and rowing techniques while enjoying the beautiful Chattahoochee River.
STREM HQ-TECHNOLOGY AND ENGINEERING SUMMER CAMPS
519 Johnson Ferry Road, Building B, Marietta 30068. 508-507-8736 • stremhq.com. June 5 – July 28. 9am- 4pm. Ages: 7-13. Cost: $199/week. Teaching kids how to think and create with technology.
TERRELL MILL JUNIOR SUMMER TENNIS CAMPS
480 Terrell Mill Road, Marietta 30067. 770-644-2771 • prca.cobbcountyga.gov. June 5 – July 21. Ages 6-17. 9am-12noon. Cost: See Website. Beginners will learn basic strokes and strategies; advanced players will participate in advanced drills, conditioning, and competition.
TLC DANCE STUDIO
850 Old Piedmont Road, Suite 1, Marietta 30066. 770-590-4234 • teachinglittlechildren.com. Princess Dance Camps: June 12-16; June 26-30; July10-14. 9am-12:30pm. Age 3-6. Cost: $185/week. Hip Hop Camp: June 5-9. 9am-12:30pm. Age: 6-11. Cost: $185/week.
THE WALKER SCHOOL SUMMER PROGRAMS
700 Cobb Parkway, Marietta 30062. 770-427-2689 • thewalkerschool.org. June 5 – July 28. Age: 3-18. 8am-4pm. Cost: $125-$395/week. Opportunities abound for academic enrichment, athletics, the arts, and transformative learning experiences through the Walker Summer Programs. They offer an extensive and diverse selection of enrichment opportunities for rising Pre-K to 12th grade students!
WALTON HIGH SCHOOL – ROBOTICS CAMP
1590 Bill Murdock Road, Marietta 30062. [email protected] • waltonrobotics.org. Time: see website. Grades: 6th-9th (varies per camp). Cost: $200-$300/week. Walton Robotics Team is hosting three camps targeting different areas and levels of engineering, Lego NXT, VEX Advanced, and Programming.
WALTON HIGH SCHOOL- SUMMER CAMP FOR PUZZLES & LOGIC
Dickerson Middle School. 855 Woodlawn Drive, Marietta 30068. [email protected] www.waltonmathteam.com/summer-camp June 5th-8th. 9am-2pm. Rising 4th-8th grade. Cost: $150 after May 1.
WHEELER HIGH SCHOOL – CAMP G.A.M.E.S. SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING CAMP FOR GIRLS
375 Holt Road, Marietta 30068. 770-578-3286 • wheelermagnet.com/summer_camps.html. June 26-30. 9am-3pm. Rising 4th-6th grade girls. $250. This camp will offer students the opportunity to explore an array of science and engineering fields including forensics, chemistry, engineering, and genetics.
WHEELER HIGH SCHOOL- SCIENCE SPECTRUM – SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING CAMP
375 Holt Road, Marietta 30068. 770-578-3286 • [email protected] June 12-16. 9am-3pm. Rising 7th-9th grade. Cost: $300. Designed for rising 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students who have an interest in science and engineering.
WHEELER HIGH SCHOOL – STEM EXPLORERS
375 Holt Road, Marietta 30068. 770-578-3286 • [email protected] June 26-30, 9am-3pm, Rising 4th -6th grade, Cost: $250. Designed for boys who have an interest in science and engineering.
>McClesky-East Cobb YMCA. 1055 East Piedmont Road, Marietta 30062. 770-977-5991 • ymcaatlanta.org >Northeast Cobb YMCA. 3010 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta 30062. 678-569-9622 • ymcaatlanta.org.
May 30-July 28. Ages 5-12. Weekly half- and full-day preschool, sports, specialty and teen camps. Visit website for details. YMCAs offer well-supervised, engaging activities for children ages 5 to 18. Camp counselors facilitate safe outdoor learning experiences that help children build confidence, character and lasting friendships.
YOUNG CHEF’S ACADEMY – CAMP CAN-I-COOK
230 Hammond Drive, Sandy Springs 30328. 404-255-9263 • youngschefsacademy.com/sandysprings. [email protected] May 30-July 28. 9:15am-12:15pm & 1:15-4:15pm. Ages: 5-15. Cost: $200. Real Cooking – Real Fun! For Kids age 5-15 who love to COOK or just love to have FUN!
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