Camps & Summer Programs

Camp Roosevelt Firebird
4141 Dublin Road SW Bowerston, Ohio 44695

CELEBRATING OUR 100th YEAR! FUN, FREEDOM & PERSONAL GROWTH. Kids develop close friendships, gain confidence & become responsible members of our small close knit community. Directors, Joe and Cynthia, are experienced educators, compassionate and fun. Staff is highly trained and caring. Sessions from 1 to 7 weeks.

Activities Included: swimming, sailing, boating, kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding, fishing, soccer, basketball, tennis, softball,disc golf, creative arts (in our 1890’s barn), challenge ropes course, climbing wall, zipline, mountain biking, farming, animal care, fitness, yoga, gardening, creative writing, cooking, dance, camping skills, outdoor education and earth stewardship, natural building, camp newspaper, board games, community service, and, more!

Dates: 6/17 to 8/4 – 1, 2, 4 and 6 week sessions, Hours: (Overnight Camp)

Ages: 7-15


STEM Mania Summer Camps
1644 E. Kemper Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45246 (Sharonville)

Your child’s never had a summer like this!
The STEM Lab brings the most structured fun STEM camp with outdoor hands-on activities to inspire the next 21st Century leaders. Scholars enhance their summer experience investigating: CSI, kitchen chemistry, explosives, robotics, nature trails and more!

Activities Included: swimming, outdoor play, library time, nature walks, science labs, painting, robotics, and much more!

Dates: June 11 – August 17, Hours: 8a – 5p, Ages: 4 – 13

Locations: 12 locations throughout Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky

Overnight, day, and specialty camps at the Y are all about discovery. Kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, try new activities, gain independence, and make lasting friendships and memories. And, of course, it’s fun too! (Themed Day Camps, Preschool Camps, Teen Camps, Counselor-in-Training programs, Specialty Camps, and Sports Camps)
Dates: Registration begins March 3, 2018. Camps run May through August; dates for each camp are available on the website., Ages/Grades: Ages 3-15, Cost: Cost varies depending on each camp. Pricing and camp brochures are available on our website.

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park Summer Theatre Camp and Performance Academy
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The Summer of Stories! Each one-week Theatre Camp offers five exciting courses that are influenced by a unique, book-based theme. Themes and courses vary by week. Performance Academy is a three-week, process-based program for the theatre enthusiast who wants to experience the production of a play from beginning to end.
Dates: June 4 – July 27

Great Parks of Hamilton County Summer Day Camps
Various Great Parks Locations

What better way to keep the kids outside and active this summer that at a park! Great Parks of Hamilton County provides an fun and safe environment where your young ones will get to explore streams, go on hikes, ride horses, do archery, go kayaking and much more, with experienced and trained staff. Children ages 2-17 can take part in summer camps focused on nature, adventure, farm life and horseback riding! Sign up before March 31 for early bird pricing! For a full list of camps, including dates and fees, visit
Dates: June-August 2018

Falcon Camp
Falcon Camp
4251 Delta Rd SW, Carrollton, OH 44615

Widely recognized as Ohio’s premier summer camp since 1959. Beautiful lakefront setting with extensive range of activities. Boys and girls ages 6 – 16 choose their own schedule within general framework, separate activities with planned coed events. 1:4 staff/camper ratio. Most of all it’s a great time! ACA accredited, many references.
Gender of Campers: Boys and girls separate with planned coed activities.
Dates: June 17 – August 11, 2018; 2, 4, 6 and 8 week sessions. special one week sessions for 6-10 yr olds
Ages/Grades: 6-16, Cost: $2425 to varies
Activities: Swim, sail, canoe, fish, kayak, paddle board, horse back riding, lots of sports, crafts, drama, tennis, archery, riflery, nature study, mountain bikes, video, photography, dances, lots more.

4251 Delta Rd SW, Carrollton, OH 44615

A unique and exciting introduction to overnight camping for boys and girls ages 6 -9. These one-week programs are designed with care to guide the campers in being successful with their first great “Young Adventure” away from home. 1:2 staff/camper ratio provides individual attention, instruction and parental oversight. (Program same as Falcon Traditional Camp) activities include horseback riding, swimming, canoeing, archery, air rifles, crafts, sports, fishing, nature study, sailing and much more. ACA accredited, many references.
Gender of Campers: Boys and girls separate with planned coed activities.
Dates: June 17-23, June 24-30, July 29 – August 4 and August 5 – 11, 2018
Ages/Grades: Ages 6 – 10, Cost: $1200/wk

301 Kenton Lands Rd, Erlanger, KY 41018

Silverlake’s camps offer supervised freedom, creativity and learning in a fun, safe environment. Campers will enjoy a variety of activities inside and outside of our unique facility. Daily field trips include Cincinnati Art Museum, Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati Children’s Museum, Lazer Kraze, Cincinnati Fire Museum and so much more.
Dates: May 29th-August 17th

2228 U.S. Highway 50, Batavia, Ohio 45103

A variety of exciting, hands-on outdoor learning experiences and opportunities for ages 3 to 13 ¬- Pre-K Summer Camp/Storytime, Junior Naturalist, Outdoor Survival Camp, Nature Sleuths. Sessions start June 11 and run through August 6. Call Jana Marshall, lead naturalist, at 513-240-2615 to register. Visit for more camp information.
Gender of Campers: Coed, Dates: June 11 – August 6, Ages: 3-13

Boychoir Summer Music Camp
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Calling all music-loving boys entering grades 2 through 6 for a musical voyage around the world! During this week-long half-day camp at the Aronoff Center for the Arts, boys sing in the camp choir, join a drumming ensemble, play instruments, learn dances, and play games that reflect the area of the world that we “travel” to.
Dates: June 25-29, 2018