Greater Cincinnati’s most talked about summer camp experience! Why? Four words: Kids First Sports Center… 108,000 square feet of kids sports heaven! Imagine a summer camp taking place in the country’s largest children’s activity center with exceptional instruction in the most popular children’s recreational pursuits: Swimming, Gymnastics, Dance, Trampoline & Tumbling and Soccer!
Dates: June 1 – August 20, 2021 • Hours: 7-9am – Before Care. 9am-4pm Camp . 4-6pm – After Care • Ages: 5 years old – 15 years old
Summer Theatre Camps for ages 6-17 offered at the Playhouse and in Mason
Join us for a Summer of Play! Together we’ll explore fantastical worlds, storybook lands, our favorite books and movies, and so much more – all while having fun through the excitement of live theatre. Our summer camp programs are designed to build confidence, strengthen communication skills and develop a sense of ensemble and community. Choose from full day, one-week camps and multi-week performance academies. Before Care and After Care options available at all locations!
Full-Day, One-Week Theatre Camps
Each week offers exciting courses that are designed to engage in the magic and playfulness of live theatre. All lessons lead up to a five-minute scene to share informally on the last day of camp. Classes and themes vary each session for campers interested in joining multiple weeks! Each week offers five exciting courses that are designed to engage in the magic and playfulness of live theatre. All lessons lead up to a five-minute scene to share informally with friends and family on the last day of camp. Classes and themes vary each session for campers interested in joining multiple weeks!
Performance Academy Camps
This process-based performance program is for the theatre enthusiast who wants to experience the production of a play from beginning to end. During each full-day camp session, campers will take technique and special skills classes and rehearse a play to be performed with limited sets and costumes for friends and family at the end of camp. The 2021 Performance Academy full-day programs run three weeks, two weeks or one week and include:
Disney’s Mary Poppins, Jr.
Clue: On Stage (High School Edition)
Disney’s 101 Dalmatians KIDS
Launch Pad Accessibility Program
The Playhouse is committed to increasing accessibility to all its programs. Thanks to a generous grant from The Daniel and Susan Pfau Foundation, we created a program designed to make our theatre day camp an integrated and inclusive experience for students with developmental disabilities. Space is limited.
Explore science, technology, history and the arts through creative activities and games at Cincinnati Museum Center’s fun and educational Museum Camps. Whether there’s a day or a week off from school, there’s a camp for that.
Dates: May-August • Hours: 9am-4pm • Ages: 5 to 14
Seven Hills is a co-ed school for students from pre-kindergarten for 2-year-olds through grade 12. At its core, Seven Hills celebrates human complexity. We love that we’re all different. In our diverse, inclusive community, we learn to approach each other with open minds and compassionate hearts. We learn that each of us has unique potential and we celebrate each person’s own pathway to purpose.
Teachers are the difference.
Trained in some of the nation’s best universities and recruited from all over the country, Seven Hills’ teachers are experts not only in their subjects and grade levels, but in connecting with children and young people. They are committed to developing inspiring learning experiences that fuel and excite students.
Seven Hills teachers design learning experiences that enable students to acquire and hone skills to think critically and creatively, pursue their interests, collaborate with classmates and teachers, and explore the world around them. In an environment that encourages students to take risks and stretch beyond their sphere of mastered skills, students gain more from their time at Seven Hills — supported along the way by their classmates and teachers.
Affordable, flexible tuition
Seven Hills is committed to providing access to as many students as possible. As part of the Affordability Initiative, the school offers two important options: The Flexible Tuition Program and Seven Hills Scholar Awards, both designed to provide families from many walks of life the advantage of a Seven Hills education. Approximately 35% of the Seven Hills student body participates in the Flexible Tuition program.
The Seven Hills School is ranked by Niche.com as 2020 #1 Best Private K-12 School in the Greater Cincinnati area and 2020 #1 Best Private College Prep High School in Ohio. Seven Hills teachers, at every grade level, provide unique learning opportunities, that lead to academic achievement and personal wellbeing for students.
Hillsdale Campus – 5400 Red Bank Road, Cincinnati
Doherty Campus – 2726 Johnstone Place, Cincinnati
At Snapology we understand that children are meant to learn through play! When children are actively engaged in hands-on, interactive learning activities their creativity flourishes and they show a greater interest in school. Snapology engages children using LEGO® bricks, K’Nex & technology, helping your child develop a thirst for knowledge. While the kids are having fun we sneak in the learning!
Dates: 6/7/21 – 7/30/21 • Hours: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm • Ages: 4 to 14
Whether your child is thinking about becoming an artist or just likes to have fun making art, our small classes and safe, hands-on activities with experienced teachers will make this a summer of fun. Plus campers will also get to explore a hybrid of experiences thanks to the great art the Cincinnati area has to offer including right here at the Taft.
Dates: Students entering grades 1–3: May 31–June 4 or June 7–11, Students entering grades 4–6: June 14–18 or June 21–25, Students entering grades 7–12 : June 28–July 2 • Hours: 9 a.m.–4 p.m. • Ages: Students entering grades 1–3, 4–6, 7–12
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, and more).
Dates: Camps run May through August; dates for each camp are available on the website • Ages: 3-15 • Cost: Cost varies depending on each camp. Pricing and camp brochures are available online
Presenting Cincinnati’s Best Day Camp as voted by in the 2020 Best of Parenting poll, Camp at the J! We cannot wait for another magical summer filled with memories and friendships that last a lifetime. Campers will be grouped into pods no larger than 12 with all campers and staff required to wear masks when inside the facility while maintaining a social distance. Sign your kids up for a summer to remember with flexible weekly options available.
Dates: June 14 – August 6 • Hours: 9:30am – 3:30pm *Extended Care Available • Grades: K – 8
Here comes the sun! Join Rockwern Academy’s Early Childhood Education Center for a fun, creative camp for little learners. Our small, nurturing school environment and experienced staff help young children discover new skills, gain confidence, and thrive! Campers will enjoy outdoor water activities, arts and crafts, music, storytime, and more. Camp will operate with the same safety measures that helped to keep our school safe and open during the year.
Dates: Session 1: June 7 – 25; Session 2: June 28 – July 16 (no camp July 5); Session 3: July 19 – August 6 • Ages: 18 months – 5 years (entering kindergarten) • Hours: Full day (9:00 AM – 3:00 PM), half day (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM), 3 (MWF) or 5 (M-F) days/week options. After Care may be available, depending on interest.
Visit our website to see the Summer Camp Programs CMH has to offer your family this year. Our camps offer a variety of Arts, Crafts, Nature, Science, Drama, and fun activities on our beautiful 7+ acre campus. Camps are led by experienced CMH Staff, who are eager to share their passion for learning and having fun with our campers. Reserve your space NOW!
Dates: June 14-18, 21-25, July 12-16, 19-23 • Ages: 3-12