GFM MAR 2018
LOCAL DAY CAMPS AND SUMMER PROGRAMS IN GEORGIA
BEE AHEAD SUMMER CAMP ~
Christian Fellowship Academy
621 Walnut Street, Warner Robins
June 4–July 27 from 6:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. This 8-week program is a must for children ages 2–16. Your children will “Bee Ahead” of the class by attending this power-packed program. Exciting field trips! Bee Ahead Summer Camp is the place to be for your child/children this summer!
CIRRUS ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOL STEAM SUMMER ENRICHMENT
1970 Pio Nono Avenue, Macon
For an academic, and hands-on S.T.E.A.M. summer enrichment experience, consider enrolling your young scholar in Cirrus Academy Charter School’s Summer Enrichment program. The six-week program runs from June 5–July 21, 8 a.m.–3 p.m. Created for grades K–8 (including rising kindergarteners and students with special needs). This academic-focused program includes breakfast, lunch, daily snacks, and interactive field trips. Reserve your spot today!
4652 Ayers Road, Macon
478.471.0285, ext. 102
Covenant Academy’s summer camp schedule is as follows: chess camp, June 12–16, 9 a.m.–12 p.m.; art camp, June 12–16, 1:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.; and drama camp, June 19–23, 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
FPD’S CENTER FOR DISCOVERY SUMMER CAMPS ~
First Presbyterian Day School Campus
5671 Calvin Drive, Macon
478.477.6505, ext. 182
Contact: Elizabeth Leslein
FPD’s Center for Discovery offers unique opportunities in art, athletics, and academics for students in 3K–12th grade. Half day options with before and after camp care available.
JUNE DANCE WORKSHOPS
The Madison Studio of Dance Education
1575 Forest Hill Road, Macon
Make your Summer Awe-some-er! Weeks of June 12, 19, and/or 26. Ages 4–6, 7–11, intermediate/advanced teens/adult levels.
MACON-BIBB COUNTY RECREATION SUMMER CAMP ~
7 Locations Across Macon-Bibb County
Enjoy a STEAM-filled summer, field trips, and cultural enrichment. June 5–July 14, Monday–Friday, 7:30 a.m.–6 p.m., $30 weekly, ages 5–15, lunch included. Call or visit your nearest recreation center for details.
2281 Vineville Avenue, Macon
Contact: Amy McCullough
Yard Art: June 5–9, 9 a.m.–12 p.m. Fill your green space with uniquely designed birdbaths, planters, stepping stones, and statues. Animal Architecture: June 12–16, 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Examine the unique dwellings of skillful animals, insects, and sea life created by excavating, molding, sticking, weaving, and excreting. Family Totems: June 19–23, 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Sculpt a tall, Native American totem pole that represents each family member’s totem animal. Coral Reef: July 10–14, 9 a.m.–12 p.m. Create a large scale coral reef in clay, abounding with sea creatures of all kinds. All About Me: July 17–21, 9 a.m.–12 p.m. Using photographs, mirrors, memories, and dreams, portray your life in 3-D representations of yourself, family, pets, and favorite things. $250/week camp.
OKINAWAN KARATE SCHOOL/MACON & FORSYTH CAMPS
6255 Zebulon Road, Macon
Contact: Michael Brewster,
Kids ages 3–13 will learn martial arts, use Nerf guns, go through obstacle courses, swimming, Skyzone, watch movies at the theater, take field trips, and learn martial arts weapons! June 12th–16th @ Forsyth, July 17–21 @ Macon, 8 a.m.–12 p.m. Non-students are $140 for the week, OKS students are $120 for the week. $50 non-refundable registration (50% off, so only $25, AND free T-shirt if registered by March 10th!).
OTIS MUSIC CAMP
Mercer University Townsend School of Music
1329 Adams Street, Macon
This music camp is for students with varied musical knowledge. Camp dates: June 5–16, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. at Mercer University’s Townsend School of Music. Ages 12–17. Lunch included. Download the application online at www.otisreddingfoundation.org/camp. Price $300.
PEACOCK’S PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
Landing Pointe Shopping Center
402 Georgia Highway 247, Suite 1300, Bonaire
Explore the performing arts at PPAC! Offering a variety of summer camps focused on dance, art, musical theatre, and music lessons. Fun for students ages 3 and up, beginner to advanced.
REAL I.M.P.A.C.T’S GIRL POWER STEM CAMP
Mercer University Campus
1501 Mercer University Drive, Macon
Contact: Geneva West, Executive Director
Girls in grades 3rd–8th will embrace science, technology, engineering, and math while enriching life skills! All girls will enjoy an interactive week of Build an App, CSI/Forensic, STEMFashion, and Robotics on July 5th–28th, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Register now for Early Bird Specials!
SACRED HEART SCHOOL SUMMER CAMP
300 S Davis Drive, Warner Robins
Contact: Ms Gina Guy
Weekly themes with fun and academic adventures for kids K3-6th grade. May 30–August 3, 9 a.m.–3 p.m. and before and aftercare from 7 a.m.–9 a.m. and 3 p.m.–6 p.m. $150 weekly.
ST. JOSEPH’S CATHOLIC SCHOOL SUMMER KNIGHTS CAMP ~
St. Joseph’s Catholic School Campus
905 High Street, Macon
Contact: Lindsey Nobles, Camp Director
Or Rosalyn Simpson, Assistant Director
Themes include: Ocean Commotion, Mad Science: STEM, Ready, Set, Cook!, Disney, Moving and Grooving, and Crazy Messy Fun! $130 per week; $30 registration fee. Lunch optional: $20 per week. Camp dates: June 4–July 13. Hours: 7:45 a.m.–5:30 p.m. daily.
ST. PETER CLAVER CATHOLIC SCHOOL CAMP COUGAR ~
St. Peter Claver Catholic School Campus
133 Ward Street, Macon
Contact: Liz Milam, M.Ed.
Enrichment in reading, math, STEM, computer, art, and music. Experience sports, gardening, and 2+ weekly field trips. June 4–July 13, 7:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. $30 registration; $125 week; includes ALL camp fees. Sibling discounts.
Museum of Aviation Site
GA Hwy. 247 & Russell Pkwy., Warner Robins
This year our STARBASE summer academies will include Robotics, Ag STEM, and a STEMpowered Girls Academy. All programs are for entering 6th–8th graders. Visit them online for more info.
STRATFORD ACADEMY CAMP EAGLE
Enrichment, sports, fine arts and academic offerings are available with day and evening programs for preschoolers to adults. From May 29-July 27, Stratford’s campus provides the setting for a great summer experience.
SUMMER AT THE MADISON STUDIO OF DANCE EDUCATION ~
1575 Forest Hill Road, Macon
Contact: Jane Madison
Weeks of June 4, July 9, July 16: Young Dancer Workshop for ages 4–6, Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, 4:30–5:25 p.m.; 7–11 year-olds, 5:30–6:30 p.m.; adults (14 and up) Tuesday and Thursday, June 12 & 14,19 & 21, and 26 & 28, 6:45–7:45 p.m.; Summer Intensive for Intermediate/Advanced Dancers weeks of June 4, July 9, July 16, Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m.–4:30 p.m. and Friday, 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
SUMMER AT THE SQUARE ~
Tattnall Square Academy Campus
111 Trojan Trail, Macon
Contact: Abby Clay
“Summer at the Square” is open to the community and includes a wide variety of day camps for children of all ages! Learn more on our website at tattnall.org/sats.
SUMMER KIDS UNIVERSITY
Fort Valley State University Campus
151 Osigian Boulevard, Warner Robins
Contact: Jasmine Carr
Bring your ideas to life at FVSU’s Summer Kids University! It’s is an 8-week academic enrichment camp designed for students in 1st–8th grade. Join us this summer for a fun-filled experience full of STEM, fine arts, sports, music, and more! Before and after care available. Cost is $100 per week. Ask about available discounts. Camp dates: May 30–July 28, 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
SWIM MACON AQUATIC CLUB ~
5097 Northside Drive, Macon
Contact: Jason Swaim
Swim Macon offers a competitive swim program and more, including swim opportunities for people of all ages. If you want to be in the water for competition, fitness, or to learn to swim, they have a program designed for you.
TRINITY WOODS SUMMER DAY CAMP ~
1899 Tucker Road, Macon
Contact: Henry Leslie
Christian outdoor experiences for ages 5–13 in our 17-acre woods, including creek play, parachute games, camp songs, archery, nature hikes, fort building, inflatable waterslides, arts & crafts, sports, bible time, team building, themed weeks, and more! Begins May 29, 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Gates open 7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.
WARNER ROBINS RECREATION DEPARTMENT
800 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins
CAMP WESTFIELD ~
The Westfield School
2005 US Highway 41 South, Perry
478.987.0547, ext. 223
Choose from a variety of camps for sports, art, reading, STEM, enrichment, and summer fun for ages Pre-K and up. For more information or to register online, please visit westfieldschool.org.
WINSHAPE CAMPS FOR COMMUNITIES
Green Acres Baptist Church
901 Elberta Road, Warner Robins
Central Baptist Church,
1120 Lake Joy Road , Warner Robins
For a list of overnight camps, visit our 2018 Residential Summer Camp Directory!
Happy Camping! #