Welcome to the 2021 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 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.
Plus, they’ll have a new experience each week! Choose from many theme camps based on topics like sports, art, games, STEM, culture, and history. 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 14-August 20
Hours: 7:45am-5:30pm (extended hours available for an additional fee)
Ages: 5-12 years old
Cost: See 2021 registration packet for the full cost information (early bird rates in March)
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 21- August 19th
Ages: School-Aged Kids
Cost: $20 per day
Wisconsin Humane Society
The Wisconsin Humane Society offers camps for grades 1-9. Camp activities feature dogs, cats, and other pets, wildlife, veterinary science, and more. Of course, meeting animals is the highlight of each day! We have COVID safety measures in place, including smaller camp sizes, increased cleaning, outdoor activities, masks, and more. See you at camp!
Camp Dates: Weeklong camp sessions offered June 14 through August 13
Hours: 9:00am-3:00pm (extended care available for additional fee) Monday-Friday
Ages: Grades 1-9
Cost: Varies by camp, $175-$225
Safety Town is a week-long summer camp that has run for over 20 years and taught safety skills to over 4,000 children in Brown County. The program offers classroom segments, guest presenters, and hands-on experience on the streets of the specially designed, child-sized town – complete with buildings, roads, and street signs! Some of the important safety topics included are pedestrian, bicycle, poison, electric, pet, playground, fire, car seat, bus, and more!
Camp Dates: June -August
Ages: 4-9 years old
Cost: $90 per child. Scholarships are available
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, Epic Trick Shot, Gymnastics, Mad Scientist, Nerf War, Ninja Warrior, Sports Enthusiast, Tik Tok Dance, and Wear My Kid Out Camps.
Camp Dates: Weekdays June-August (June 7-11, 21-25, June 28-July 2, July 6-9, 12-16, 19-23, 26-30, August 2-6, 9-13, 16-20, 23-27) (no camps week of June 14-18)
Hours: Options of Full days from 8am-4:30pm or half days from 8am-12pm or 12:30pm-4:30pm. Early drop off and late pick up options available for potential of 7:30am-5pm.
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
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 Ninja Camp, Fairy Camp, Nerf Camp, Under the Sea, Lego Camp, Summer Olympics Camp, Crafts Camp & LOL Doll Camp. These themes will be the highlight of your kids’ summer.
Camp Dates: June 21, 22, 23, 24 – Ninja Camp and Fairy Camp; June 28, 29, 30, 1st – Nerf Camp and Under the Sea; July 12, 13, 14, 15th – Lego Camp and Summer Olympics Camp; July 19, 20, 21, 22 – Ninja Camp and Craft Camp; Aug 16, 17, 18, 19 – Nerf Camp and LOL Doll Camp
Hours: 9:00am-3:00pm Monday – Thursday
Ages: 5-12 years
Cost: $35/per day or $130 for Monday – Thursday
Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Academy
The Brewers Baseball/Softball Academy is the official summer camp of the Brewers. 2021 will be our 9th 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 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.
Camp Dates: June 14-18; August 2-6
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, taking care of nature, survivor skills, and so much more. Campers will have fun and they will get muddy!
Camp Dates: June 21-24, June 28-July 1, July 5-8, July 12-15, July 19-22, July 26-29, Aug 2-5
Hours: 9:00am-11:30am or 12:30pm-3:00pm; Camps are Monday-Thursday.
Ages: Kindergarten-8th grade
Green Bay Botanical Garden
Summer Camp at the Garden
Claws, Wings & Scales – There are more than just plants and insects in the Garden! Trek around to find the creatures that hide in trees, under rocks and swim in the pond. Learn how to use tools to spot birds, record signs of mammals and look for the places where reptiles and amphibians live.
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!
Bee Biologist – Discover the amazing bees that live at the Garden and around the world! Become a bee biologist as you observe bees on flowers, safely encounter our hives and learn why bees are so important to the environment. 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.You’ll learn from our special guests from the Brown County Beekeepers Association!
Shipwrek Salvagers – Washed Ashore is making big waves in the Garden, and we need a team of energetic campers to find ways to salvage materials from the wreckage humans leave behind! Chart a course to the Garden and get ready to set sail for fun.
Week long camps: Shipwreck Salvagers
Day Camps: Bee Biologist, Budding Buddies & Claws, Wings & Scales in the Garden
Camp Dates: Various dates in June, July, and August
Hours: Budding Buddies: 9:30am-11:00am; Day Camps: 9:30am-3:30pm; Week-long Camps: 9:30am-12:00pm
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 21-25) or 9:00am-10:15am (July 26-30); 7-9 years: 9:30am-11:00am (June 14-18) or 10:15am-11:45am (July 26-30); 10-14 years: 1:00pm-2:45pm (June 14-18)
Ages: 4-14 years old
Cost: Varies by camp $70-$90
Camp Feather: Art Camp
Camp Feather all about having fun at Rooster Dreams Visual Arts! Students will get to work with all different materials to create a wide variety of artwork like they’ve never gotten to do before. The goal of camp is to experiment, try, play and learn a little along the way. Students will spend their time: Drawing & Painting. Building & Creating. A student could enroll for multiple camps this summer, knowing that each will be a unique experience. Each month has a different theme. Each week incorporates a wide variety of projects. By the end, the students will have something to crow about!
Camp Dates: June, July, or August
Hours: 10:00am–12:30pm or 2:00pm–4:30pm
Ages: 7-16 years old
Cost: $150 with 20% discount for multiples
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 Children's Museum of Green Bay
Summer Camp at The Children’s Museum of Green Bay Bring out your child’s inner explorer with Summer Camp at The Children’s Museum of Green Bay! Children ages 5-11 can enjoy a variety of 4-day camps led by trained instructors. Summer camps will be offered both in-person and virtually*, in unison. Museum Explorer: Art Let your imagination take over as we explore the colorful world of art through a variety of mediums! July 12-15 & August 9-12 Museum Explorer: Science Explore experiments, tech projects, and engineering challenges in this brain building summer camp! June 28-July 1, July 26-29, & August 23-26 *Camp supplies can be picked up the week prior to camp or shipped for an additional fee
Camp Dates: June 28-July 1, July 12-15, July 26-29, August 9-12, & August 23-26
Hours: In-Person: 1:00-3:00pm; Virtual: 1:00-2:00pm
Ages: 5-11 years old
Cost: In-Person: $90 Full Museum Members/$100 Non-Museum Members, Virtual: $45 Full Museum Members/$50 Non-Museum Members
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 14-18; Week 2: July 12-16; Week 3: July 26-30; Week 4: August 9-13; Week 5: August 23-27
Hours: AM Session: 9:00am-12:00pm; PM Session: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Ages: Ages 6-16
Cost: Register in February-March: $145 + supplies; April: $155 + supplies; May-August: $160 + supplies
St. Norbert College Summer Band Camp
The St. Norbert College music department is excited to announce our 39th annual Summer Band Camp for students who have completed grades 5 through 9. The Summer Band Camp will take place during the week of June 14-18, 2021. Camp director is Philip Klickman. We invite interested students of all ability levels to take advantage of this fun and educational music enrichment opportunity. Please go to http://www.snc.edu/music/camps for details!
Camp Dates: June 14-18, 2021
Ages: Grades 5th -9th
Cost: $135 (bring your own lunch) or $182 (all you can eat lunch provided)
Summer Railroad Day Camps at the National Railroad Museum
With three different camp options to choose from, the Summer Railroad Day Camps at the National Railroad Museum give children between the ages of 5 and 18, a chance to explore all things trains. Focusing on the math, science, and history behind trains, our campers will also explore the wonderful world of model railroading.
Camp Dates: Fireman Summer Day Camp: June 21 – 25, 2021 | Junior Engineers Summer Day Camp: July 12 – July 16, 2021 | Advanced Engineers Summer Day Camp: July 26 – July 30, 2021
Hours: Fireman Summer Day Camp: 9:00am-12:00pm | Junior Engineers Summer Day Camp: 8:30am-12:30pm | Advanced Engineers Summer Day Camp: 9:00am-2:00pm
Ages: Fireman Summer Day Camp: Ages 5-7 | Junior Engineers Summer Day Camp: Ages 8-11| Advanced Engineers Summer Day Camp: Ages 12-18
Cost: Fireman Summer Day Camp: $85 | Junior Engineers Summer Day Camp: $155 | Advanced Engineers Summer Day Camp: $175
Camp Woodbrooke is a small, over-night, co-ed summer camp on 162 acres in Wisconsin’s Driftless region. Campers 7-15 years old can explore nature in a caring and safe community. Campers make cooperative decisions about activities, participate in work crews, and learn life skills such as independence, accountability, negotiation, and decision making.
Camp Dates: June 27-August 7
Hours: Sunday afternoon through Saturday noon; 1 or 2-week sessions
Ages: 7-15 years old
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, and our learning spaces will be set to allow for social distancing. Program topics and exact dates will be released soon, with registration to open in April. 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 & Medical Imaging Summer Camps is for current high school sophomores and juniors: Join us for a day camp and explore the fields of nursing or medical imaging 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 for high school sophomores and juniors 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 1-day nursing camps for summer 2021. 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! Medical Imaging Day Camp This is your chance to find out firsthand the roles, relationships and responsibilities that make the medical imaging profession so rewarding. You will: • Learn about the fields of radiologic science, sonography, and radiation therapy through hands on experience in our medical imaging labs • Practice the basics of x-ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound, mammography, and radiation technology • Discover opportunities available in the field of medical imaging and more!
Camp Dates: Nursing: July 26, July 27, or July 28; Medical Imaging: July 29
Hours: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (time may be adjusted depending upon activities)
Ages: Current high school sophomores and juniors
Cost: Nursing: $50 and Medical imaging: $90
APPLETON AREA SUMMER 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, paddle boats, funyaks and disc golf.
Camp Dates: June 13-August 11, 2021
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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