School is out for the summer in less than a month, which means summer camps are on the minds of school-aged parents everywhere. Maybe you work full-time and need childcare for summer. Maybe you want your son to refine his athletic abilities. Maybe you want your daughter to have a week of summer fun playing with her peers.
Whatever your reason, browse through this 2019 summer camp guide for Gainesville, Georgia, to see what camp offerings fit your family best.
Elachee Nature Camp
Ages 3+. Weekly themed camps throughout summer. Info: www.elachee.org/camp-elachee/summer-day-camp
Lanier Canoe & Kayak Club Camp
Lakewood Sports Camp
Ages 5+. June 10-12. Sports options of soccer or basketball. Info: www.lakewoodlife.org/recreation
First Baptist Sports Camp
Ages 5+. June 24-18. Mix of sports. Info: www.fbcgainesville.org/family-life-center
North Georgia Elite Basketball Camp
Ages 5-18. Held at four locations throughout Hall County. Info: www.northgaelite.com/summer-camps.cfm
Ages 5-8. Weekly camps throughout summer. Info: www.brenau.edu/about/offices-and-resources/child-development-center
Boys & Girls Club Camp
Ages 6-18. Weekly camps throughout summer. Info: www.boysgirlsclubs.com/what-we-do/summer-camp
J.A. Walters YMCA Camp
Ages 3+. Weekly camps throughout summer. Info: www.gamountainsymca.org/summercamp2019
Ages 5+. June 17-21. Info: https://inventnow-web.ungerboeck.com/programsearch/moreinfo.aspx?event=24997
Quinlan Art Camp
Ages 6+. Weekly camps throughout summer. Info: www.quinlanartscenter.org/summer-art-camp.html
Lakeview Academy Camp
Ages 3+. Weekly camps throughout summer. Info: www.lakeviewacademy.com/summer-programs
Gainesville Parks & Recreation Camp
Ages 3+. Weekly camps throughout summer. Info: www.gainesville.org/camps
GROW UMC Camp
Ages 6+. June 17-21. Info: http://growdaycamps.org/#2
Pet PALS Camp
Ages 7+. Weekly camps throughout summer. Info: www.humanesocietyofnortheastgeorgia.org/petpals-summercamp
Gainesville School of Ballet Camp
Ages 3+. Weekly camps throughout summer. Info: www.gainesvilleballet.org/school/summer-programs
Alicats Dance & More Camp
Ages 5-11. Weekly camps through the summer. Info: http://alicatsd.ipower.com/new/summer-camps-and-classes-2/summer-camp
The Dance Company
Ages 9-12. June 10-14. Info: www.advance4kids.com/2019-advance-camp.html
Don Carter State Park Jr. Ranger Camp
Date to be released in May.
School System Camps
Also, keep in mind that many local school systems hold sports camps for attending students. Look in your child’s backpack for a flyer or check out that school’s website for details.
Do you know of any other great summer camps near Gainesville, Georgia? Please share and I’ll add them to the list!