2016 Tucson Summer Camps for Kids

The Lupus Foundation of Southern Arizona has ten $150 scholarships to go towards summer camp for children affected by Lupus.

Below you’ll find some options for summer camps in Tucson. If you have another camp in mind, please let us know. This list is provided as informational only, not an exclusive list of camps.

Summer Camp Flyer

We wanted to thank the Lupus Foundation again for their generous scholarship so that my girls could attend dance camp. They had a blast!!! They learned new dances and made crafts, it was very special.We truly appreciated it!

Angie H.
Under the Sea Dance Camp

Day Camps

Camp Adventure (at Tucson Country Day School)

Type: Day camp, sport, pool, art, educational
Age groups: 1st‐8th graders, and 3‐5 year‐olds
Fees: Discounted rate for LFSA of $70 per week.
Location: 9239 E. Wrightstown Rd., Tucson AZ 85715
Phone Number: 520‐296‐0883
www.tucsoncampadventure.com

Summer Camps at Tucson JCC

Starts on May 31
Age: for 2‐5 year olds, and for children in grades K‐12 (JCC membership required for most camps ‐ short‐term membership is available)
Type: Day camps, Travel, Pool, Gym and more. Variety of sport and educational camps
Location: 3800 E. River Rd., Tucson AZ 85718
Phone number: 520 299‐3000
Time: for 2‐5 years old 9 am ‐1 pm or 9 am ‐ 4 pm (extended hours 7 am ‐ 6 pm)
For 5‐12 years old 9 am ‐ 4 pm
Tuition: varies

Girl Scouts of Southern Arizona Day Camps

Your girl does not have to be a girl scout to participate
Registration for all camps begins February 15, 2016.
Type: Day camp
Age: 5‐17
Cost: varies
Phone number: 520‐327‐2288
More information: MacGyver Tank at mtank@girlscoutssoaz.org
Also offered: Residential Camps

Camp Foothills at CFSD

A Variety of activities, classes and camps at Catalina Foothills High School.
Age: Grades K‐ 5
Type: Day camp, educational
Days/Times: Varied
Tuition: Prices vary
http://www.cfsd16.org/schools/communityschools/campfoothills.html

Tucson Botanical Gardens Plant Power Camp

Type: Day camp, Educational
Age groups:
Grades 1‐3, June 13‐17
Grades 4‐6 June 27‐July 1
Plant Science Investigators – PSI
Grades 4‐6, July 11‐15
Time: 8‐4:00 pm
Cost: $200/$160 members
Location: 2150 N. Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85712
Email: education1@tucsonbotanical.org

TRAK Ranch Summer Camp

Location: 3230 N. Craycroft Rd., Tucson, AZ 85712
Phone number: (520) 298‐9808
Email: trakranch@gmail.com
Website: http://www.traktucson.org/summer‐camp.html

Children's Learning Adventure

Day Camp for kids 6‐12 years old.
For more information contact location near you
Location 1: 2190 W. River Rd., Tucson, AZ 85741
Phone: 520‐441‐6273
Location 2: 3690 E. Hemisphere Loop, Tucson, AZ 85706
Phone: 520‐441‐6726

UA Fusion Camp

Type: Day camp
Age groups: grades K‐6
Days and Times: June 6–July 29, 9am–4pm
Cost: $250/week for full day, $150/week for half day (9‐12 or 1‐4)
Extended Care: from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm for extra fee
Location: Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium, University of Arizona
Phone numbers: (520) 621‐4516

Fine Arts Camp at Pantano Christian Church

We invite all incoming 2nd‐5th graders to join us for a week of exciting fun featuring a musical, 3 electives daily throughout the week, games, snacks group time and more! electives include rock wall, archery, cooking, rocket building, forensic science, girls rule, sewing, acting and more!
Age groups: 2nd‐5th graders (Fall 2016)
Days and Time: M‐F June 20‐24
Cost: $86
Location: 1755 S. Houghton Rd., Tucson
Phone: 520‐298‐5395
Email: rjblumenthal@pantanochristian.org
Website: www.pccwired.org

St. Mark's Preschool & Kindergarten Summer Camp

Tuition is based on number of days/hours enrolled!
Age: 3‐6 year olds
Type: Day camp
Days/Time: May 30‐ July 22: 7:15‐5:45
Tuition: Various. Ranging from $195(half day)‐$360 (extended day) per 2 wk. session
Location: 3809 E. Third Street, Tucson AZ
Phone number: 520‐325‐1510

Pima For Kids/Teen Scene

STEAM based camps for kids located on Pima's Northwest, East and West Campuses and Sahuarita.
Type: STEAM Camps
Age: 5 ‐ 17
Days and Times: June 6 ‐ July 29 1/2 or full day
Fees: $159/$279
ExtendedCare: 7:30 ‐ 5:15 no extra charge
Phone Number: 520‐206‐6444
Website: https://pima.edu/programs‐courses/noncredit‐coursesworkshops/kids.html
Email: krangeglenn@pima.edu
More Pima for kids camps here

Childtime® Summer to Discover Camp

This is the next best place to home this summer. At Childtime®, our Summer to Discover Camp features exciting weekly themes and activities that may include science, art, sports, nature, cooking, and music. Your child will enjoy awesome field trips, educational experiences, and healthy meals and snacks. Plus, campers get a new backpack, with a T‐shirt, water bottle, activity pad, and stickers! Call 877.217.9528 or visit Childtime.com/summer to learn more and find your local school.

La Petite Academy® Way Cool Summer Camp

Discover the joy of summer. At La Petite Academy®, our Way Cool Summer Camp features exciting weekly themes and activities that may include science, art, sports, nature, cooking, and music. Your child will also enjoy awesome field trips, educational experiences, and healthy meals and snacks. Plus, campers get a new backpack, with a T‐shirt, water bottle, activity pad, and stickers! Call 877.217.9530
or visit LaPetite.com/summer to learn more and find your local school.

LeadYou Leadership

INTRODUCING TUCSON'S PREMIERE LEADERSHIP CAMP!!! For incoming 6th, 7th, & 8th graders.
Discover your passions, develop your skills, and empower your actions! Through team building, self‐reflection, creative expression, and engaging activities, embark on your personal leadership journey!
Type: Leadership Age Group: 6th, 7th, 8th graders Days and Times: June 13‐17
Fees: $270 per week
Extended Care: 4:30‐5:30pm aftercare $10/hour (additional siblings $5/hour)
Phone Number: 520‐297‐2288
Website: http://www.greenfields.org/leadyou‐leadership‐camp
Email: camp‐griffin@greenfields.org

Kids Ninja Camp

Come join the Shihari Dojo for Kids Ninja Camp. Each day will feature Martial Arts training, fun games, structured activities, swimming, and the last day we will see the new Teenage Mutuant Ninja Turtles Movie.
Age Group: 6‐12
Days and Times: May 31‐ June 3 (9am ‐ 4pm)
Fees: Half days $90 (noon pickup); All Day Camp $180
Extended Care: none
Location: Sahuarita Lake Park, Sahuarita, AZ 85629
Phone Number: 520‐276‐6556
Website: http://www.bujinkanaz.com/
Email: Info@bujinkanAZ.com

High Five Sports Camp

Hi‐Five Sports Club Tucson is proud to be offering its first annual summer camp at Maracana Indoor. With up to 12 different team sports experienced every week our campers never get bored. It's fun in the shade and controlled environment with indoor fields and courts.
Category: Sports Camp
Age Group: K‐6th grade
Days and Times: M‐ F; 9am‐3pm
Fees: $225 per week
Extended Care: 3‐5:30pm; $99 per week
Location: 555 E 18th St., Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone Number: 520‐235‐7094
Website: http://www.hifivesportsclubs.com/tucson_sports_camp_summer_camp
Email: tucson@hifivesports.com

Disney Boot Camp . . . From Anna and Elsa to Mickey and Minnie

The campers will SING and DANCE their way through the World of Disney. Games, ARTS and CRAFTS, Snacks and lots of FUN are all included!
Type: Sing and Dancing!
Age Group: 3‐6 yrs
Days/Time: 9am ‐ 12pm July 11th‐15th
Cost/fee: $100 or $90 if you pay before April 30th.
Location: 6066 N. Oracle Road, Tucson, AZ 85704
Website: http://www.kustars.com/
Phone Number: 520‐293‐1225
Email: KUStudiosTucson@gmail.com

Artistry Academy Summer Art Camps

Age Group: 6‐12
Type: Music and Art
Days/Time: June 6‐10, 13‐17, 20‐24: 9 am ‐12 pm, 1 pm ‐ 4 pm
Cost/fee: $160 ‐ half day, $300 ‐ full day
Extended Care: early drop off available beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Location: 12112 N. Rancho Vistoso Blvd. #120. Oro Valley, AZ
Website: http://www.artistryacademy.net/art‐summer‐camps.html
Phone Number: 520‐308‐4511