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2017 One week camps 

June

Superhero Adventure    Ages: 4-7 years   Calling all Superheroes! It’s time to take a break from saving the world and make superhero crafts and play games. So put on your costume and cape, and join us for a week long Superhero Adventure! Please bring a snack and drink daily. Location: GPCC

Dates Time Residents Non Residents
June 19-June 23 9:30 am-11:30 am $54 $68
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Crafty Creations Ages: 4-7 years  Your kids will love creating different arts and crafts projects. We will be using a different medium each day. Please bring a snack and drink daily. Location: GPCC

Dates Time Residents Non Residents
June 19-June 23 9:30 am-11:30 am $54 $68
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Princess Extravaganza Ages: 4-7 years  Put on your most beautiful Princess dress and step out for a week of make-believe fun.  We will listen to our favorite fairy tale princess stories, decorate our own crown and wand, play games and enjoy lots of other fun princess things.   Please bring a snack and drink daily. Location: GPCC

Dates Time Residents Non Residents
June 19-June 23 1:30 PM-3:30 PM  $54 $68
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Mini Sport Stars  Ages: 4-7 years  Your child will be introduced to softee hockey, soccer and basketball and participate in exercises to encourage team play and group interaction. Please bring a water bottle daily. Location: EPV  

Dates Time Residents Non Residents
June 19-June 23 9:30 am-11:30 am $54 $68
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Obvious Choice Sports Basketball  Ages: 5-10 years  Campers will experience hands on instruction by collegiate and varsity level basketball players, play in an NBA like week-long league and receive prizes and awards for individual efforts and completion of the camp. Games are set up so that each camper gets a maximum amount of playing time. Campers can also look forward to mini contests, skill development drills, and watching game tape. Please pack a lunch daily. Location: GPCC

Dates Time Residents Non Residents
June 19-June 23 9:00 am-3:00 pm $140 $175
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Wildcat Baseball  Ages: 7-13 years  Villanova Wildcat Baseball Camp will cover hitting, throwing fundamentals, defensive drills, primary & secondary position, base running & sliding and pitching instructions. Plymouth Township Residents register at the GPCC. Please bring a water bottle.
*Non-residents register by calling Lyn Roebuck, 610-519-4130. Location: GPCC Baseball Field 

Dates Time Residents Non Residents*
June 26-June 29 8:30 am-12:30 pm $180 $220*
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July

Junior Under the Sea Workshop  Ages: 4-7 years  Mermaids, fish, shipwrecks and even sharks will inspire our work as we draw many animal and human characters found under the sea. Our last day will be exciting, as we combine the subject matter we have learned into one larger drawing with a story of its own. Media used will include pencils, color pencils and markers. Location:  HWP Butler Pike entrance

Dates Time Residents Non Residents
July 10-July 14 9:00 am-11:00 am $125 $156
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Animal Drawing Workshop  Ages: 8-14 years  Kids LOVE to draw animals like giraffes, lions, tigers, birds and more!  Our final day will result in one large scene of the zoo, divided into several habitats and incorporating the many animal friends we have learned to draw. Markers or color pencils will complete both our realistic and graphic style drawings.  HWP Butler Pike entrance

Dates Time Residents Non Residents
July 10-July 14 11:30 am-1:30 pm $125 $156
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SuperStar Jump Rope   Ages:  5-13 years  Jumpers will learn numerous jump rope tricks and design a personal jump rope routine. The sport of jump rope, single rope, single long rope, double dutch and more will be the focus of this camp.  There will be a camper performance on Friday at 11:30am, where campers will show their self-designed routine.  A complimentary jump rope and camp T-shirt are included.  Location:  CMS

Dates Time CSD Residents Non Residents
July 17-July 21 9:00 am-12:00 pm $165 $206
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Theater Camp by Theatre Horizon   Ages:  7-12 years  Young actors spend the week working as a team to create a play full of drama, comedy, suspense, mystery and action!  The last day of camp there will be a performance for family.  Bring a lunch, drink and snack, and only wear comfortable clothing and shoes, no skirts or flip-flops please!  Location: CMS   (Contact Malcolm for multiple week discount.)

Dates Time CSD Residents Non Residents
July 17-July 21 9:00 am-3:00 pm $175 $213
July 24-July 28 9:00 am-3:00 pm $175 $213
July 31-August 4 9:00 am-3:00 pm $175 $213
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Nature Explorers Camp by GeoVentures**Ages: 7-12 years  It’s a jungle out there and Nature Explorers are heading out on an adventure to explore the outdoors and the thrilling plants and animals that dwell there. Armed with your binoculars and magnifying glasses, campers will work to answer some of the world’s biggest and smallest questions. Campers will learn what to do when encountering wild animals, identify prints and tracks, go on exploratory hikes and a nature scavenger hunt, and investigate how animals camouflage themselves plus much more. Bring a water bottle and healthy snack; wear comfortable shoes and dress for activity and the weather.  Location: HWP Butler Pike entrance

*Sign Up for both Explorers and Survival camps
Price: $250 RES/ $316 NR.  Program #: 309705.05

Dates Time Residents Non Residents
July 17-July 21 9:00 am-12:00 pm $130 $163
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Wilderness Survival Camp by GeoVentures ** Ages: 7-12 years  This camp introduces the world of wilderness survival using ancient skills and modern tools. Campers are challenged to build natural shelters, are introduced to outdoor navigation and signaling, learn how to pack for adventures with their families, and practice the secrets of invisibility and stealth. Skills are woven into each day camps storytelling, discussions, and team challenges. Bring a water bottle and healthy snack; wear comfortable shoes and dress for activity and the weather.  Location: HWP Butler Pike entrance

Sign Up for both Explorers and Survival camps
Price: $250 RES/ $316 NR.  Program #: 309705.05

Dates Time Residents Non Residents
July 17-July 21 1:00 pm-4:00 pm $130 $163
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Track and Field by i9 Sports  Ages: 4-12 years  Participants will be introduced to a variety of track and field events.  Participants will learn the fundamentals of each event, practice each event and work their way up to a mini track meet at the end of camp.  Each runner will be provided with an official i9 Sports shirt, participation trophy, track meet ribbons and an end of camp celebration.  Participants should wear “gym” clothes and sneakers.  Please bring a water bottle.  All sports equipment will be provided.  Location:  CMS Track

Dates Time CSD Residents Non Residents
July 24-July 28 9:00 am-12:00 pm $135 $169
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Total Play Multi Sports by USSI Ages: 6-14 years  This camp is an all-out sporting experience featuring four of the most popular children’s sports available: soccer, lacrosse, flag football and basketball. All activities are designed to promote learning, sportsmanship and teamwork in a positive, fun environment where all ages and abilities are sure to experience success. Please bring a water bottle daily. Location: CMS  

Dates Time CSD Residents Non Residents
July 24-July 28 9:00 am-12:30 pm $169 $211
July 24-July 28 1:00 pm-4:00 pm $139 $174
July 24-July 28 9:00 am-4:00 pm $199 $246
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Chess by Chess Wizards  Ages:  6-12 years Join us for tons of challenging chess lessons, exciting games, and cool prizes. You’ll improve your chess skills, meet new friends, and work out your most powerful muscle - your brain! Our camps include fun team chess games (like bughouse), recess time, snacks, tournaments, and puzzles. Each camper receives a T-shirt, trophy, and puzzle folder.  Location: HWP Butler Pike entrance

Dates Time Residents Non Residents
July 24-July 28 9:00 am-12:00 pm $165 $206
July 24-July 28 12:00 pm-3:00 pm $165 $206
July 24-July 28 9:00 am-3:00 pm $260 $325
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Soccer Squiggles by Impact Sports  Ages:  3-5 years  This program provides the opportunity for both new and experienced soccer players to continue their love of the game.  Squiggles provides fun based activities and themed stories to reach basic soccer skills. These are provided by caring and supportive instructors!  Location:  CMS

Dates Time CSD Residents Non Residents
July 31-August 4 9:00 am-10:15 am $100 $125
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Cheerleading by i9 sports  Ages: 4-12 years  I9 Sports Cheerleading Camp teaches young athletes all the essential skills to guide the crowd to root on the home team with cheers, chants and non -dangerous stunts. Important life skills such as team building and leadership, and how much fun it is to be a cheerleader!!!  The week concludes with a performance demonstrating what they learned for their parents/guardians.   Location:  CMS 

Dates Time CSD Residents Non Residents
July 31-August 4 9:00 am-12:00 pm $135 $169
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Tri-Golf by Impact Sports  Ages:  5-11 years  This camp provides an opportunity for children to develop skills and knowledge in an individual and creative sport.  Game knowledge, target practice, putting perfection and chipping will be taught each day.  Players will also participate in the Impact Sports Masters!  Location:  CMS

Dates Time CSD Residents Non Residents
July 31-August 4 2:30 pm-4:00 pm $100 $125
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All-Star Soccer by Impact Sports  Ages:  6-12 years  All-star players will learn the key technical skills, including passing, shooting, dribbling and defending, whilst being provided with the opportunity to perform the skills in fun, small sided games.  Location:  CMS

Date Time CSD Residents Non-residents
July 31-August 4 9:00 am-12:00 pm $159 $199
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Richie Ashburn Camp Ages: 6-12 years   Each summer, the Richie Ashburn-Harry Kalas Foundation offers free baseball camps throughout the Philadelphia area. This camp, open to children ages 6-12, stress the fundamentals of the game while incorporating important life lessons. Camp will be held July 5-July 7.   Visit the our website  www.ashburnkalasfoundation.org for more information.

August

Junior Discoverers by Science Explorers Ages: 4-6 years Come join us for a week of fabulous hands-on fun and get elbow deep in botany, oceanography, astronomy and entomology! We’ll dissect a plant and learn what each part does, plant seeds in your own terrarium, investigate a real octopus, learn about animals that live in shells, make a constellation viewer, and explore space in our homemade planetarium. We’ll also “bug out” as we make insect habitats so we can investigate our 6 legged friends.  Location:  GPCC

*Non-residents must register online at www.ScienceExplorers.com or contact Science Explorers directly at 1-877-870-6517.

Date Time Residents Non-residents**
August 7- August 11 9:00 am-12:00 pm $225 Call Science Explorers
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Take A Dive by Science Explorers  Ages: 7-11 years  Dive into the world of marine biology and oceanography!  You’ll dissect a real shark, participate in a fisherman’s challenge. You will examine the anatomy of a fish and learn the ancient technique of gyotaku or “fish rubbing”, learn to survive at sea with a homemade solar still, create a kelp forest and make your own submarine. Stay for the full day camp and come face-to-face with some unique sea creatures!  You’ll complete a squid dissection, bring to life genuine Triassic Triops, conduct a whale adaptations lab, and examine many weird wonders that live under the sea!  Location:  GPCC

**Non-residents must register online at www.ScienceExplorers.com or contact Science Explorers directly at 1-877-870-6517.

Date Time Residents Non-residents**
August 7- August 11 9:00 am-12:00 pm $225 Call Science Explorers
August 7- August 11 12:30 pm-3:30 pm $225 Call Science Explorers
August 7- August 11 9:00 am-3:30 pm $395 Call Science Explorers
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Magical Wizarding by Brandywine Learning Center Ages: 7-12 years  Join us at the enchanted Plymouth Castle for an exciting week of wizarding camp, based on the widely popular Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling! Tune up your brooms and prepare for some competitive Quidditch matches!  Each day of camp will include new activities, adventure, and surprises!  Everything kicks off with Owlers flown to each student’s muggle home.  Make sure to bring bottled water and a healthy snack and a lunch for full day campers. Note: Please alert us of any food allergies prior to the beginning of camp.  Location: HWP Butler Pike entrance

Date Time Residents Non Residents
August 7- August 11 9:00 am-12:00 pm $195 $244
August 7- August 11 9:00 am-3:00 pm $375 $469
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Superhero Adventure  Ages: 4-7 years  Calling all Superheroes! It’s time to take a break from saving the world and make superhero crafts and play games. So put on your costume and cape, and join us for a week long Superhero Adventure! Please bring a snack and drink daily. Location: GPCC

Date Time Residents Non Residents
August 14- August 18 1:30 pm-3:30 pm $54 $68
Click here to register

 

Princess Extravaganza Ages: 4-7 years   Put on your most beautiful Princess dress and step out for a week of make-believe fun.  We will listen to our favorite fairy tale princess stories, decorate our own crown and wand, play games and enjoy lots of other fun princess things.  Please bring a snack and drink daily. Location: GPCC 

Date Time Residents Non Residents
August 14- August 18 9:30 am-11:30 am $54 $68
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First Play Lacrosse by USSI Ages: 6-14 years  This is a wonderful introduction to the sport of lacrosse, designed for beginner players who have little or no experience in the sport.  This camp is taught in a relaxed atmosphere with the emphasis on fundamental skills and technique; helping all children to progress and succeed. Children will learn how to play lacrosse through a series of fun activities, and then take part in small scrimmages to put into practice what they have learned.  All equipment is provided. This is non-contact so no protective clothing is required.  Location:  CMS  

Date Time CSD Residents Non Residents
August 14- August 18 9:00 am-12:30 pm $179 $224
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Cooking with the Playful Chef  Ages: 6-12 years  Kids will have hands on experience creating both savory and sweet recipes, while learning about the foods they are using in the recipes. In addition, campers will make a craft or do food experiments as well.  There will also be the option to take dishes home.  Please let us know about any allergies that your child may have, as we can adjust the recipes as needed.  All recipes are peanut free.  Location: GPCC  

Date Time Residents Non Residents
August 14- August 18 10:00 am-12:00 pm $85 $106
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Just for Me  Ages: 3-5 years   Your child will begin to socialize with others while participating in many different activities including arts and crafts, music and games. Children must be fully potty trained. Please bring a snack and drink daily. Location: GPCC

Date Time Residents Non Residents
August 21- August 25 9:30 am-11:30 am $54 $68
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Obvious Choice Sports Basketball   Ages: 11-14 years  Campers will experience hands on instruction by collegiate and varsity level basketball players, play in an NBA like week-long league and receive prizes and awards for individual efforts and completion of the camp. Games are set up so that each camper gets a maximum amount of playing time. Campers can also look forward to mini contests, skill development drills, and watching game tape. Daily themes like hustle and defense make the Obvious Choice Basketball Camp the place to be! Location: GPCC

Date Time Residents Non Residents
August 21- August 25 9:00 am-3:00 pm $140 $175
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Pottery Design by PotteryWorks  Ages:  5-15 years Kids will have the opportunity to build and create works of art that interest them! The first half of the day they will be exploring with terracotta and the second half of the day with modeling clay.  Everyday they will be learning about hand building and glazing techniques that apply to their age group.  Please bring a light snack and drink. For more information, please contact potteryworksmobile.com.  Location:  GPCC

Date Time Residents Non Residents
August 21- August 25 9:00 am-12:00 pm $165 $206
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