Welcome to the 2022 Green Bay Area Mom Summer Camps Guide for the Green Bay and Appleton Areas!
With summertime just around the corner, we are thrilled to offer this Summer Camps Guide for the Green Bay and Appleton areas! We’ve done the work for you and packed the guide with a multitude of options for your child! Whether they’re toddlers or teens, our Summer Camps Guide has something for everyone! We know that you will find the programs offered by our featured businesses enriching and rewarding for your children!
Whether you’re looking for day camps, overnight camps, art camps, music/theatre camps, STEM/science camps, nature/outdoor camps, animal camps, sports camps, cooking camps, or leadership camps, our Summer Camps Guide for the Green Bay and Appleton areas has you covered!
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GREEN BAY & APPLETON AREA SUMMER CAMPS
The Salvation Army Kroc Community Center
At The Salvation Army Summer Camp, your kids spend their days learning, playing, creating, exploring, making new friends, and laughing. And parents spend their days knowing their kids are safe and cared for by our trained staff in our state-licensed camp.
At The Salvation Army Summer Day Camp at the Kroc, every day is an adventure! Our theme this year is Adventure Camp, as we spend our time exploring the outdoors and participating in exciting new adventures each day.Plus, they’ll have a new experience each week! Choose from many theme camps based on topics like sports, art, games, STEM, culture, Disney theme & music. We make combating summer learning loss FUN!
Campers get to splash around with water, explore and problem solve, play games, and run around the huge Kroc backyard. Sign up for our specialty camps for unique learning opportunities!
Camp Dates: June 13-August 19
Hours: 7:45am-5:30pm (extended hours available for an additional fee)
Ages: 5-12 years old
Cost: See 2022 registration packet for the full cost information (early bird rates in March)
Fusion Athletics Green Bay
Fusion Athletics ensures summer boredom will not set it! We have 6 weeks of Summer Camps to make sure your kids have the BEST SUMMER YET! Choose from Fidget Camp, Ninja Camp, Nerf Camp, Lego Camp & Cheer/Dance Camp. These themes will be the highlight of your kids’ summer.
Camp Dates: June 14 & 16 is Fidget Camp.
June 20 – June 24 also July 11 – July 14 is Ninja Camp
June 27 – June 30 also August 15 – August 18 is Nerf Camp
July 18 – July 23 is Lego Camp
July 19th – Cheer & Dance Camp
Hours: 9:00am-3:00pm Monday – Thursday (unless noted otherwise)
Ages: 4-12 years
Cost: $35/per day
Air Force Gymnastics Academy - No Bummer Summer Camps
Take the Bummer out of Summer with Camps at Air Force Gymnastics! Our half-day camps will keep the fun rolling all morning long for school-age kids who are looking for ACTION. Gymnastics lessons, activities. projects and games center around a fun theme each week! Camps Run Monday-Thursday 9-12 throughout the summer! Join us for Flips, Friends, and Fun!
Camp Dates: Monday -Thursday, June 20- August 18th
Ages: School-Aged Kids
Cost: $20 per day
Tri-County Gymnastics and Cheer
Tri-County Summer Camps for Kids. Are you looking to keep your kids active this summer and find a facility with THE BEST camp times for working families? Well, you’ve found it! Tri-County offers 9 Action-Packed Camps! We offer half day, full day and full week options along with early drop-off and late pick-up options to benefit working families. Choose between Cheer, Stunt & Tumble, Gymnastics, Just Dance, Mad Scientist, Nerf War, Ninja Warrior, Sports Enthusiast, Tik Tok Dance, and Wear My Kid Out Camps.
Camp Dates: Weekdays June-August (June 6-10, 13-17, June 27-July 1, July 5-8, 11-15, 18-22, 25-19, August 1-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26) (no camps week of June 20-24)
Hours: Options of Full days from 8:00 am-4:30 pm or half days from 8:00 am-12:00 pm or 12:30pm-4:30pm. Early drop off and late pick up options available for potential of 7:30 am-5:00 pm.
Ages: 4-14 years old
Cost: $24 for a half day and $48 for a full day. Week of half days $96, and week of full days $192. Additional $5 for early drop off and late pick up.
Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Academy
The Brewers Baseball/Softball Academy is the official summer camp of the Brewers. 2022 will be our 10th summer and we’ve worked hard to be recognized as one of the best baseball/softball camps in America. In addition to 30 hours of pro-grade instruction, kids receive a full MLB-quality uniform, four tickets to a choice of games, a VIP trip to American Family field where they will meet a current Brewers player*… and enough memories to last a lifetime. Great instruction wrapped in an unforgettable Brewers experience. Green Bay and Appleton camps will sell out. Register soon. *subject to MLB guidelines and health protocols
Camp Dates: Green Bay: July 18-22 hosted at Notre Dame Academy; Appleton: August 1-5 hosted at Fox Valley Lutheran High School
Ages: 6-14 years
18 diverse biological communities, years of teaching experience, sunshine, nature…need we say more? Baird Creek Summer Camps create opportunities to interact with nature and each other while having fun. Kiddos will spend time outside exploring, discovering, and interacting within a natural environment while having meaningful experiences that help shape their view of nature. Hands-on environmental exploration where kiddos ask questions about the natural world, uncover evidence at their fingertips, and draw conclusions based on personal experience help them gain an appreciation of nature which has life-long value. It helps produce well-rounded, educated kids who understand their environment and their impact on it. Classes encompass all four ecosystems in the Baird Creek, topics such as water quality, learning about wildlife navigation and adaptations, survivor skills, and so much more. Campers will have fun and they will get muddy!
Camp Dates: June 20-23, June 27-30, July 5-8, July 11-14, July 18-21, July 25-28 and August 1-4
Hours: 9:00am-11:30am or 12:30pm-3:00pm; Camps are Monday-Thursday.
Ages: Kindergarten-5th grade
Forever Dance Company Summer Camps
At Forever Dance Company, we strive to instill Focus, Determination and Confidence in our students. Our summer camps offer opportunities for them to continue learning, growing and building those strong characteristics to help them be great athletes and people! We have a range of summer camps that can allow your children to not only stay active, but to keep their brains and imagination working too.
Camp Dates: June 26-August 12
Hours: 8 am – 4 pm
Ages: Ages 2+
Building for Kids Summer Explorer Camp
The Building for Kids Summer Explorer Camps are designed to provide learning opportunities beyond the classroom and to inspire kids’ curiosity about the world around them. Explorer Camps encourage hands-on learning, problem solving, and social/emotional development through the exploration of art, science, and mindfulness.
Camp Dates: June 6-July 1; July 11-August 5; August 22-26 (9 weeks total)
Hours: Monday through Thursday (half-day and full-day options): 8am-4pm; Fridays (full-day): 8am-4pm
Ages: Students entering first grade through students entering 5th grade
Cost:Monday-Thursday: Half-day $100(non-members), $80 (members); Full-day $200 (non-members), $160 (members); Friday full-day $50 (non-members), $40 (members)
The Camp U-Nah-Li-Ya experience is so much more than summer camp. Your camper will return to you with new skills, memories, values, and friendships that will last a lifetime. At Camp U-Nah-Li-Ya, campers will develop resilience through adventures, build meaningful relationships with exceptional role models, and gain independence and confidence. Throughout our programs, staff focus on instilling youth with the core values of the YMCA: caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility.
Camp Dates: Sessions are offered June – August
YMCA Camp Glacier Hollow
YMCA Camp Glacier Hollow offers a variety of traditional Resident Overnight Camps, Day Camps, Leadership & Counselor in Training, and Adventure Trip programming, for youth ages 7-17. We are dedicated to providing a safe and fun small group environment, developing the spirit, mind and body of each camper. Camp is a special place where youth and teens learn about their environment, foster positive values, make meaningful friendships, learn new skills and increase self-confidence. In our community of caring adults, YMCA Camp Glacier Hollow helps kids grow and learn! YMCA Camp Glacier Hollow is nestled 14 miles east of Stevens Point in beautiful Central Wisconsin on Lake Elaine. Outdoor recreation and environmental education based programs are also available to school and retreat groups May through September. YMCA Camp Glacier Hollow – A Summer Camp in Wisconsin is owned and operated by the Stevens Point Area YMCA.
Camp Dates: June 5, 2022-August 26, 2022
Hours: Overnight camp, and 7am-5pm for day camp.
Cost: session prices vary
Green Bay Botanical Garden
Summer Camp at the Garden
Junior Gardeners – This weeklong camp is for developing green thumbs! We’ll lead activities on garden types and growing fruits, vegetables, and ornamentals. Dig into the importance of native plants, what makes a weed a weed, and much more. If your camper loves plants, this is the camp to be in!
Nature’s Engineers – Animals and plants have developed some pretty amazing survival tools! Inspired by our upcoming Habitat exhibit, this weeklong camp will have your campers thinking about nature in new ways!Campers will create forts while exploring how animals build their homes, learn about plants and animals that have inspired human engineering, and have some fun as we build some whacky snacks and sing silly songs!
Budding Buddies – Specially designed for 3–5 year olds along with their adult buddy, this camp is loaded with nature–themed stories, crafts, hikes, and hands–on exploration. Each day is a new adventure!
Web of Life – All life is connected in some way; most often that connection happens when living things consume their food. Explore the characteristics and needs of herbivores, carnivores, omnivores, and detritivores. Play games, read books, and observe the Garden’s natural spaces to gain a better understanding of how the web of life connects the living things around us!
Plants & Fungi – Have you ever wondered what defines plants, mushrooms, fungus, moss, and algae? This camp will focus on basic groups of plants and other living organisms that are often mistaken for plants by comparing their differences and similarities.
Bee Biologist – The bees are back in town after high demand! Discover the amazing bees that live at the Garden and around the world! Become a bee biologist alongside the Brown County Beekeepers Association as you observe bees on flowers, safely encounter our hives, and learn why bees are so important. Science is hard work, which means we’re going to get hungry – bees have that covered too, we’ll make awesome bee-inspired treats using honey!
Week long camps: Junior Gardeners & Nature’s Engineers
Day Camps: Web of Life, Plants & Fungi, Bee Biologist, & Budding Buddies
Camp Dates: Various dates in June, July, and August
Hours: Budding Buddies: 9:30 am-11 am; Day Camps: 9:30 am-3:30 pm; Week-long Camps: 9:30 am-12 pm daily
Ages: 3-12 years old (varies by camp session)
Cost: Varies by camp $35-$85
Celebration Dance Summer Camps
Celebration Dance camps are inspired by many years of qualified experience, a wholehearted love for dance education, and a desire to encourage children to discover their passion and experience the joy in it! We provide a high-quality standard of training for our students, in a caring and supportive God-centered environment. Our goal is to nurture the art of dance in the hearts, minds, and bodies of each of our students while promoting discipline, respect, and integrity. 4-6 year Camp includes a study of pre-ballet, creative movement, and jazz. Dancers will also enjoy craft time with their dance friends at the end of each class! Camp will end with a mini-performance on Friday. 7-9 year Camp will have the opportunity to study ballet, jazz, and contemporary movement with an intro to jazz styles that we love, like musical theater, lyrical, and hip hop! Camp will end with a mini-performance on Friday. 10-14 year Camp will study ballet, jazz, and contemporary, focusing on expanding their repertoire of movement and including some work in improvisation. Camp will end with a mini-performance on Friday.
Camp Dates & Hours: 4-6 years: 10:00am-11:15am (June 20-24) or 9:00am-10:15am (August 1-5); 7-9 years: 9:30am-11:00am (June 13-17) or 10:15am-11:45am (August 1-5); 10-14 years: 1:00pm-2:45pm (June 13-17)
Ages: 4-14 years old
Cost: Varies by camp $80-$110
Royal Montessori Academy
At Royal Montessori Academy, campers will enjoy a multi age summer camp classroom with fun, safe and healthy activities that are geared toward your child’s developmental level. Alongside their camp teachers, campers will explore a different theme each week through movement, activities, art projects, books and more!
Camp Dates: June-August
Hours: Before Camp 6:45am-8:00am; Half-Day Camp 8:00am-12:15pm; Full Day Camp 8:00am-3:30pm; After-Camp 3:30pm-5:00pm
Ages: 18 months-9 years
Cost: Prices vary depending on selected weeks and attending camp schedules
The Art Garage's Youth Summer Art Workshops
Designed for ages 6 to 16, The Art Garage’s Youth Summer Art Workshop program encourages young students to discover their inspiration and express themselves in new ways! From painting to drawing, and printmaking to mixed media, our five-day workshops stimulate inquisitiveness, inspire the pursuit of creativity, and encourage self-expression! Housed in the old cannery building on Main Street, located in downtown Green Bay’s Arts District, our studios are packed with history, filled with natural light, and equipped with all of the tools and materials needed for each lesson! In these studios, young artists engage in the creative process from start to finish through new and unique lessons developed by our instructors in collaboration with The Art Garage staff. While our Summer Art Workshop program explores a range of media and artistic skills, the goal of our workshops is to let children discover various ways to use their imagination and to ultimately turn something ordinary into extraordinary!
Camp Dates: Week 1: June 20-24; Week 2: July 11-15; Week 3: July 18-22; Week 4: July 25 – 29; Week 5: August 1-5; Week 6: August 8-12; Week 7 August 15 – 19
Hours: AM Session: 9:00am-12:00pm; PM Session: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Ages: Ages 6-16
Cost: Registration Opens March 1st – (including supplies) is $185 per week or $36 per day (NEW 2-day or 3-day workshops)
Summer Zoo Camp
Summer Zoo Camp at the NEW Zoo is always a WILD time! Join us for fun, educational experiences where campers meet live animals, take outdoor tours of the zoo, enjoy games and crafts, and make new friends (including some feathered and furry!). Summer Zoo Camps are day-camp, drop-off programs designed for students entering grades 1st through 7th in the fall. A morning and afternoon snack are provided by the Zoo, but parents should provide a non-microwavable, non-refrigerated lunch for each child. Campers should dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes that are suitable for running games. Face coverings are required when indoors. Program topics and exact dates will be released in February, with registration to open no later than March 7th. Zoo Pass Members receive a 20% discount off the program fees.
Camp Dates: June, July, and August dates available
Hours: 8:45am to 3:00pm daily
Ages: Students entering 1st through 7th grades
Cost: $40 per day for single-day camps; $90 per session for two-day camps; Zoo Pass Members receive a 20% discount
Bellin College Nursing and Medical Imaging Summer Camps
Bellin College Nursing & Allied Health Summer Camps are for current high school sophomores and juniors: Join us for a day camp and explore the fields of nursing or allied health by getting hands-on experience in our simulation labs! Camps include a camp T-shirt, lunch and clinical supplies.
Nursing Camp: Bellin College offers three Summer Nursing Camps sponsored by Bellin Health. This is your chance to find out firsthand the roles, relationships, and responsibilities that make the nursing profession so rewarding. We will be offering three one-day nursing camps for summer 2022. You will: • Practice hands-on nursing skills in Bellin College’s state of the art simulation labs (starting an IV, surgical nursing skills, CPR, wound care, general health assessment and more) • Discover opportunities available in the field of nursing and more!
Allied Health Camp: This is your chance to find out firsthand the roles, relationships and responsibilities that make allied health professions so rewarding. You will: • Learn about the fields of radiologic science, sonography, radiation therapy and surgical technology through hands on experience in our labs. Practice the basics of X-ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound, mammography, radiation therapy and surgical technology • Dissect a synthetic cadaver • Discover opportunities available in the field of allied health and more!
Nursing: July 11, July 18 or July 25 • Hours: 8:30 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Allied Health: August 8 • Hours: 1 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Ages: Current high school sophomores and juniors
Cost: Nursing: $50 and Allied Health: $90
Girl Scout Camp
Your Girl Scout is ready to rediscover the world. To disconnect from technology and embrace the freedom of the woods, the sky, and the water. To find their place in the world through determination, grit, and a little dirt. To feel alive in a way only sunshine on a sweaty forehead delivers. To realize they are strong, prepared, and have what it takes amongst the trees, tall grass, and friendship. To truly experience variety and challenge with a group of Girl Scouts, who instead of judging them, cheer them on. Girl Scouts are forces of Nature. They were meant for outdoor adventures. We’re ready to help them create memories that will last a lifetime. Not a Girl Scout yet? No problem! Many campers become Girl Scouts just to experience Girl Scout camp, and you can too!
Camp Dates: June 19 – August 28
Hours: Day camp 9AM-4PM + weekly overnight camps
YMCA Camp Nan A Bo Sho
YMCA Camp Nan A Bo Sho Spend a week meeting new friends, trying new things and having FUN! Activities include archery, arts and crafts, swimming, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, stand up paddleboarding, adventure course activities, wilderness trips, fishing, nature studies, hiking, sling shot, gaga ball, riflery, campfires, outdoor cooking, climbing wall, ziplining and paddle boats. Family Camp opportunities are also available – spend time together as a family, reconnecting and sharing a new experience.
Camp Dates: June 12-August 10, 2022
Ages: 5-17 years old
Cost: Varies depending on time of camp and duration
Comprehensive List of Summer Camps in the Green Bay and Appleton Areas
Green Bay Area Summer Camps
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