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Aiken County Parks, Recreation and Tourism

Posted: April 24, 2013 - 12:09am

Aiken County Parks, Recreation and Tourism

www.aikencountysc.gov/tourism.

803-642-7559 or 803-663-6142.

elangston@aikencountysc.gov.

Summer Adventure at Aiken County Recreation Center. Ages 6-12. Weekly, June 10-Aug. 16. 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. $100 for two weeks or $55 for one week.

Augusta Ballet School

2941 Walton Way.

www.augustaballetschool.com.

706-733-5511.

Call or visit Web site for schedule.

Augusta Rowing Club

The Boathouse, 101 Riverfront Dr.

www.augustarowingclub.org.

706-432-0022.

augustarows@gmail.com.

Rowing Camp. Call or check Web site for details.

Beulah Grove Community Resource Center

Beulah Grove Baptist Church Building of Opportunities, 1434 Poplar St.

Jean Callaway, 706-722-4999.

Summer Explosion Day Camps. PreK-8th grade. June 3-July 12. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. $40 non-refundable registration fee, $90 per week.

Boys and Girls Club of Augusta

www.bgcaugusta.com.

706-504-4071.

Day Camp. Ages 6-14. Multiple locations throughout Augusta. Theme-oriented summer camp with a fun-filled environment. Field trip, breakfast and lunch included. Camps are open to children already enrolled in Boys and Girls Club. Extended drop off available starting at 7:30 a.m. Late pick up until 5:30 p.m.

Camp Gravatt

Gravatt Camp and Conference Center, Aiken.

www.bishopgravatt.org.

Scott McNeely, 803-648-1817. camp@bishopgravatt.org.

Junior High Camp. Rising 7th-9th grade. June 24-July 4 and July 7-July 17. $675.

Elementary Camp. Rising 1st-6th grade. June 8-June 14, June 16-22 and July 19-25. $460.

Junior High and Elementary. July 27-August 2 for all ages. $460.

Family Camp. May 24-26, August 9-11. Parents and children. $180 for two family members. $60 each additional member. $300 family maximum.

Dotcom Learning Center

2040 Commercial Dr., North Augusta.

803-634-2393.

Weekly Camps. June 10-14, June 17-21, June 24-28, July 1-5, July 8-12, July 15-19, July 22-26, July 29-August 2, August 5-9, August 12-16. Ages 4 and up. Extended day available beginning at 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Call for details.

Episcopal Day School

2248 Walton Way.

www.edsaugusta.com.

Julie Kneuker, 706-733-1192. jkneuker@edsaugusta.com.

Enrichment Camps. Rising 1st-5th. June 17-21, June 24-28, July 8-12, July 15-19, July 22-26. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. $110-$125 per week.

Preschool Camp. Rising 3s-K. June 17-21, June 24-28, July 8-12, July 15-19, July 22-26. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. $110-$125 per week. Weekly themed activities.

EDS Sports Camps. Rising 1st-8th. June 17-21, June 24-28, July 8-12, July 15-19, July 22-26. Afternoons. $110-$125 per week.

Family Music of Augusta

www.familymusicofaugusta.com.

Kathleen Haley, 706-955-7819.

See Web site for details. Sibling discounts. Also available: piano 1.5, beginning keyboard and flute lessons.

Twist and Turn, ages 1-5; Music Makers at the Seashore, ages 4-6; Piano Review. Current students or those with some playing experience.Introduction to Piano. For beginning pianists.

First Baptist Church

3500 Walton Way Ext. www.fbcaugusta.org.

Patti Fowler, 706-731-5366.

Registration: Friday, April 5 in the Preschool Building hallway from 9-10 a.m. Camps are held for eight weeks from May 23-July 18, Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Summer Playcation Days. Babies to age 4. $180.

Climber’s Club. Rising kindergartners and 1st graders. $225.

The First Tee

3165 Damascus Rd.

www.thefirstteeaugusta.org.

706-364-4654.

Best Junior Golf Camp Ever. Ages 8-18. Camp I: June 3-7. Camp II: June 10-14. Camp III: June 17-21. 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. $60 per week members, $135 per week non-members.

Tees and Tiaras Girls Golf Camp. Ages 8–18. June 24-28. 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. $60 per week members, $135 per week non-members.

Georgia Regents University

Kitty Hernlen,

706-721-3554.

khernlen@gru.edu.

Augusta Area Asthma Day Camp. Ages 6-13. July 8-12. All day. Free. Limited to 60 campers. Hosted at Camp Tanglewood in Columbia County.

Georgia Regents University Music Conservatory Program

www.gru.edu/conservatory

706-731-7971. consprog@gru.edu.

Music camps June 3-28. Check Web site, call or email for details,

Music Classes; register on-line at www.gru.edu/pace.

Class Piano for Kids. June 1-July 28. Saturdays, 10-10:50 a.m. $99.

Georgia Regents University Division of Professional and Community Education

www.gru.edu/pace.

706-721-2329. Call for walk-in registration locations and times. Multiple week discount. Download brochure and register at www.gru.edu/pace. Academic and enrichment camps from kindergarten-ninth grades.

Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art

506 Telfair St., Augusta.

www.ghia.org.

crice@ghia.org. 706-722-5495.

Morning Art Camp. Ages 5-12. June 10-14, June 17-21, June 24-28, July 8-12, July 15-19, July 22-26. 10 a.m.-noon. $65 per week members, $80 per week non-members.

Afternoon Art Camp. Ages 5-12. Afternoon sessions also available. Call for information.

Hickory Hill

502 Hickory Hill Drive, Hickory Hill Historic House Museum, Thomson.

706-595-7777. www.hickory-hill.org.

Ms. Franke L. Smith, fsmith@hickory-hill.org.

Dig History! Archeology Camp. Ages 11-17. July 8-12. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $60.

Eco-Adventures Camp. Ages 10-16. June 10-14 and June 24-28. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $60 per week.

H. Odell Weeks Center

1700 Whiskey Rd., Aiken.

www.cityofaikensc.gov.

803-642-7631.

Summer Adventures Day Camp. Ages 5-12 at the start of the session. Weekly camps June 10-August 16. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Themed sessions with sports, swimming, games, special guests and arts and crafts. Campers must bring a snack, drink and sack lunch daily. Extended camp from 3-5:30 p.m. available for additional fee. Register on-line or at the Weeks Center beginning April 1. 50 percent deposit per child at time of registration.

James Brown Academy of Music

www.jamesbrownfamilyfdn.org.

706-736-6216.

Out of Sight Summer Session. Grades PreK-12. June 17-July 26. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Call for information.

Juilliard in Aiken

USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken.

www.juilliardinaiken.com/jazzworkshop.php.

Dee Crawford, 803-661-5299.

jiajazzcamp@gmail.com.

Juilliard Jazz Workshop/Camp. Ages 13-18. June 10-14.

Kingdom Kids Development Center

Beulah Grove Baptist Church Building of Opportunities.

1434 Poplar Street.

Sharon Meyers, 706-724-1086.

Kid Zone. Ages 4-12. July 15-August 2. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. $90 per week.

Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

1005 Broad St.

706-724-3576.

Call for information on summer camp 2013.

MACH Academy

Fleming Tennis Center, 1850 Chester Ave., Augusta

www.machacademy.com.

706-796-5046. mparks37@comcast.net.

Scholarships available.

Summer Tennis Camp. Ages 6-18. June 3-July 26. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Early drop-off at 8:30 a.m. and late pick-up at 5:30 p.m. for no additional charge. $100 per week.

Reach for the Stars Summer Camp. Ages 5-18. June 3-July 26. 9 a.m-5 p.m. Early drop-off at 8:30 a.m. and late pick-up at 5:30 p.m. for no additional charge. $100 per week.

Newman Tennis Center

3103 Wrightsboro Road

706-821-1600.

Summer Tennis Camp. May 27-31, June 3-7, June 10-14, June 17-21, June 24-28, July 8-12, July 15-19, July 22-26. 9 a.m.-4p.m. $180 per week. $20 discount if register by May 20. 10 percent for multiple weeks.

Quick Start Summer Camp. Ages 4-6. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, 9-10 a.m. $30 per week. 10 percent discount for multiple weeks.

Robert Sapp Baseball Camps

Sweetwater Park, Thomson.

www.robertsappbaseballcamp.com

Baseball Camp. Ages 7-14. June 24-June 28. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $130. Team rates available.

Softball Camp. Girls ages 7-14. June 24-June 28. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $130. Team rates available.

Ruth Patrick Science Education Center

www.campinvention.org.

John Hutchens, 800-968-4332 or johnh@usca.edu.

Camp Invention. Rising 1st-6th graders. June 17-June 21. 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. $220 after. Register online to receive a $5 discount.

The Salvation Army Kroc Center

1833 Broad St., Augusta.

www.krocaugusta.org.

706-364-KROC or info@krocaugusta.org

Thirteen different themed camps for ages 5-12, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. from May 21-Aug. 9. Drop off as early as 7 a.m. Pick up as late as 6 p.m. Members $100 per week, nonmembers $125 per week. The same themes for ages 3-5, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Members $40 per week, non-members $50 per week. Hot lunch included. Camp Kroc is ACA certified. See Web site for camp details.

St. John Choir Camp

St. John United Methodist Church, Greene Street.

www.stjohnaugusta.org.

Jamie Garvey, 706-724-9641.

Junior Choir Camp. Rising 1st-7th graders. July 15-21. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. With guest playwright and director Tom Long. Instruction in singing, movement and drama. Culminating in Sunday service. Students will present Malice in the Palace by Tom Long.

Southern Tang Soo Do Martial Arts Studio

2007 Tobacco Rd., Augusta.

www.stsdkarate.com.

706-793-6603.

Martial Arts Camp. Ages 7-17. June 10-14. 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. (additional fee for early drop off and late pick up). $250. Register by May 24 (space is limited). There is a $25 non-refundable cancellation fee. Cancellation after May 24 will result in a 50 percent refund.

Symphony Orchestra Augusta

Sue Alexanderson, 706-738-7527.

Symphony Orchestra Augusta, 706-826-4705.

walexanderson@comcast.net.

Collage Creative Arts Camp. Rising K-5. June 3-7. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Vineyard Church, 3126 Parrish Road, June 10-14 and June 17-21. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Woodlawn UMC, 2220 Walton Way. $125 per week for first child, $100 per week for second child, $75 per week for each additional child. Scholarships available. Six different “hands-on” classes each week.

University of South Carolina Aiken

USCA Office of Continuing Education.

471 University Parkway.

www.usca.edu/kidsincollege.

803-641-3563. lauraa@usca.edu. or maryanc@usca.edu.

Half-day summer camps beginning June 10. Pre-registration is required. Email LauraA@usca.edu for complete brochure with descriptions, dates, prices and ages accommodated.

Very Vera

3113 Washington Rd., Augusta.

706-860-3492.

http://veryvera.com/school/

School of Good Taste Summer Cooking Camp. Beginner, ages 8-10, June 3-7 or July 22-26, $225. Advanced Beginner, Ages 11-14 and never attended cooking camp, June 17-21 or June 24-28, $225. Intermediate, Ages 9-14 who have attended Beginner or Advanced Beginner Camp, July 8-12 or July 15-19, $225. Advanced, Ages 10-14 who have attended two years of camp, June 10-14, $250. 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Westminster Schools of Augusta

3067 Wheeler Rd.

Anna Glisson, 706-751-5260, ext. 2339.

summerprograms@wsa.net.

Go to www.wsa.net for complete camp details on summer camps, enrichment camps, academic camps and sports camps.

Whole Life Ministries

2621 Washington Rd. www.wholelife.org.

706-737-4530.

Journey 2013 Youth Camp. Ages 13-18. July 1-6. $230. Overnight camp at Camp Longridge in Ridgeway, S.C. Transportation provided. Call for details.

KidRiffic Summer Program. June 3-28. Ages 5-12, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $85 per week, early drop-off and late pick-up available. Ages 1-4, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., $50 per week, no early drop-off or pick-up for this age group. Call for details.

Vacation Bible School. Ages 5-12. July 29-August 2. 9 a.m.-noon. Free. Theme: World Tour.

Family Y

www.thefamilyy.org.

706-922-9622.

Financial assistance is available for all Family Y programs. Check Web site for full camp listings.

Camp North Augusta, Mossy Creek Elementary School.

Camp Augusta South, transportation to and from Southside Tubman Branch each day. Augusta South Family Y Camp Southside Tubman.

Camp Aiken, Aiken County Family Y.

Camp Y130, Y130 Center in Thomson and Dearing Elementary School.

Camp North Jefferson.

Wilson Family Y

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