Amarillo Summer Camps and Activities for Kids – 2014
So have you made plans for you kids yet for the summer? Here’s a list of some of the fun summer camps your kids can enjoy this summer.
5306 SW 37th Ave.
Girls and Boys Ages 5-13
Might Mites Soccer Camp (Ages 5-7)
Cost: Early Registration before 6/2 $59 Regular Registration $69
Youth Soccer Camp (Ages 8-13)
Cost: Early Registration before 6/2 $89 Regular Registration $99
3701 Plains Blvd. #25 (Sunset Center)
June 16 – 27 8:30am – 4:30pm
July 7 – 18 8:30am – 4:30pm
2200 S. Van Buren
CHILDREN AGES 4 – 5
Art Adventure June 3-6, 1:00-2:00 p.m. or July 29 – August 1, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. (Julie Talley)
Cost: $45 (Members $40.50)
CHILDREN AGES 6 – 11
The following camps run Tuesday through Friday from 9 am to 12 noon.
Cost: $90/week. (Members $81)
Mosaic Madness / Shape it Up! June 10 – 13 (Charlie McGilvary / Julie Talley)
It’s Elementary / Modern Masters June 17-20 (Trina Taylor Brown / Julie Talley)
Cool Contrasts / Paint, Paper, Scissors June 24-27 (Trina Taylor Brown / Julie Talley)
Put Yourself in the Picture / Art with POP! July 8-11 (Charlie McGilvary / Carol Snelson)
In the HeART of the City / Mini Monets July 15-18 (Carol Snelson / Julie Talley)
Go Fish / British Invasion July 22- 25 (Carol Snelson / Julie Talley)
YOUTH AGES 12 – 15
The following camps run Tuesday through Friday from 1:30 to 3:30 pm.
Cost: $70 per week. (Members $63)
Jewelry Making June 17-20 (Charlie McGilvary)
Wheel Thrown Pottery June 24-27 or July 15-18 (Alex Gregory)
Acrylic Painting July 8-11 (Trina Taylor Brown)
Drawing July 22-25 (Parks Lowe)
Amarillo High Boys Basketball Camp
Contact: Jason Pillion 806-326-2033
Amarillo High School 4225 Danbury
Any boy going into 1st or 2nd grade in the Fall of 2014
June 30-July 3 9am-12n
Camps Offered Weekly beginning June 16 until August 15 – Pre-Registration is required
Junior Reptile and Amphibian Keeper
Have a hoppin’ good time this week! We’ll explore the Herpetarium and learn all about the world of slimy and scaly creatures. See live snakes, lizards, turtles and even get your picture taken with a giant python!
Junior Carnivore Keeper
Be prepared for jaws and claws! Campers will learn all about tigers, lions and other Zoo meat eaters.
Junior Hoof Stock Keeper
A wild week of hooves and horns. Campers will learn how to care for bison, elk, donkeys, goats and other hoofed animals.
Junior Invertebrate Keeper
Even spiders and insects need special care. Campers will get an up-close look at the Zoo’s skeleton-free creatures. From tarantulas to millipedes, we’ll learn how to keep them healthy and thriving.
Cost: $135/week Members
Extended Care: $25 before or after or $50 both
Classes Begin June 2nd – Registration is open now
Ages – 3-16
Click Here for course list
Contact: 806-355-9547 Ext. 107
1200 Streit Dr.
Half-day Camps $95/week for non-members $70/week for members*.
Full-day Camps $195/week for non-members $150/week for members*.
After-Care (4:00-5:15pm)- $30/week.
Contact: Elaina Cunningham, Education Manager, at 651-2258
2503 4th Ave. in Canyon
All summer long
Cost: Admission to the museum
Each Monday, Wednesday and Friday beginning on June 9th, an PPHM education staff member will be available in People of the Plains, Art and Paleontology/Geology to discuss a different topic each week. People of the Plains will be the featured exhibit on Monday, Art on Wednesday and Paleontology/Geology on Friday. Programs will last about 15 minutes and staff will be in the galleries from 2-4 pm. Visitors will have the opportunity to complete an activity or craft to take home too!
Monday – Indian Trunk – Bear Claw Necklaces
Wednesday – Landscapes of the West – Wax resist watercolor paintings
Friday – Amarillo Mountains – Erosion and oil – Sand art
Monday – Cowboy Trunk – Make your own brand
Wednesday – Western Animal Art – Use tissue paper to create texture
Friday – Animal Teeth – Carnivores vs. Herbivores – Create clay animal tooth necklaces
Monday – Transportation – Plane, Train, Car
Wednesday – Wild About Animals – Wildlife Sketching
Friday – Climate and Camouflage – Play the camouflage game
For a full summer schedule CLICK HERE.
Sounds like this summer is going to be a blast for the kids! As soon as we get more information we’ll be adding more summer camp listings.
If you know of a summer camp, day camp or summer activities not listed please CLICK
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