Summer Camps Your Kids Will Love around Dayton
At the Primrose Summer Adventure Club, children enjoy exploring interesting topics AND continue learning through purposeful play. The Primrose Summer Adventure Club builds Active Minds, Healthy Bodies and Happy Hearts® through engagement, activities, fun and discovery. Children have the opportunity to play with ideas, build friendships, exercise their imaginations and even explore new places through weekly field trips and exciting in house activities!
Camp Dates: June 4- August 16
Phone: (937) 429-3800
Address: 1380 N Fairfield Rd, Beavercreek, OH 45432
Jump start your child’s swimming ability in our Fast Track program that runs Monday – Thursday for 2 weeks with eight 30-minute lessons. Class sizes are small with 4:1 student/instructor ratio. Semi-private, private, and special needs classes are available.
Camp Dates: June 4, 2018 – August 2, 2018
Phone: Springboro & Beavercreek: (937) 886-4321
Address: 2451 Lakeview Drive, Beavercreek OH 45431, 716 N. Main Street, Springboro, OH 45066
Since 1926 campers from around the world have enjoyed fun filled summers at Camp Newaygo, a girl’s resident camp in Newaygo, Michigan. If you like spending time in the outdoors, enjoying the sun, having fun on the water, and making lifelong friendships, Camp Newaygo is the place for you.
Camp Dates: June 20-23, and One and two week sessions from June 24-August 4
Phone: (231) 652-1184
Address: 5333 Centerline Rd, Newaygo, MI 49337
Preschool and daycare is open 6:30am – 5:30pm. The summer activities run from 9:00am – 11:30am. Activities include: water activities, bike day, gym, arts and crafts!
Camp Dates: June 4- August 3
Phone: (937) 252-5400
Address: 999 Spinning Rd, Dayton, Ohio 45431
Sylvan offers Stem classes/camps in robotics, coding, and engineering. Our camps will focus on one area each week and campers will have the opportunity to learn terms and apply these to their builds. Then they get to create!
Camp Dates: Various dates throughout the summer
Phone: (937) 427-8808
Address: 2365 Dayton Xenia Road, Beavercreek, OH 45434
Marmon Valley Ministries is a Christ-centered horse camp for boys and girls ages 7-17. We specialize in residential half-week and week-long camps for horse crazy kids of all experience levels. In addition to daily riding time, campers have the opportunity to try adventurous activities like archery, vaulting, and rock climbing.
Camp Dates: Weekly June 10th – August 11th
Phone: (937) 593-8000
Address: 7754 State Route 292 S, Zanesfield, OH 43360
Challenge Island takes kids on unique “island” adventures where they work in collaborative tribes to tackle various STEAM challenges. Our STEAM-tastic camps are the perfect destination for your child during summer vacation and other school breaks! Built around pop-culture themes kids love, our camps feel like action-packed vacations in their own right.
Camp Dates: Please see link (above) for various locations/ dates
Phone: (937) 524-3928
Address: Various Locations
Campers can stamp their passport with an array of activities and destinations that will excite their imagination and fill their summer with friends, fun and imagination. Each week offers a different combination of activities and trips, to satisfy the adventurer in them week after week. Whether campers sign up for one week or all ten, they can explore our recreation campus and its many local attractions, including outdoor games, swimming, canoeing, rock climbing, and arts and crafts.
Camp Dates: June 4-August 10, 2018
Phone: (937) 433-0130
Address: 965 Miamisburg-Centerville Rd, Dayton, OH 45459
This camp is designed to help players of all skill levels improve their game by focusing on individual skill development and fundamental reinforcement including ball handling, shooting, defense, and rebounding. Along with developing solid individual fundamental skills, each camper will participate in individual competitions as well as team competitions. Each camper will receive instruction from the Dayton Flyer coaches and team members. Campers will be grouped by their age and talent level. Each camper will learn in a positive and fun environment.
Camp Dates: June 18- 21
Phone: (937) 229-5636
Address: 300 College Park, Dayton, OH 45469
Summer Camp at YMCA Camp Kern is the most adventurous fun kids can have during a week in the summer! With a focus on friendships, campers spend the week participating in activities they choose, with amazing counselors from all over the world.
Camp Dates: June 17- August 11
Phone: (513) 932-3756
Address: 5291 St. Rt. 350, Oregonia, OH 45054
Since 1926, YMCA Camp Campbell Gard has been dedicated to “Character Through Camping” The exciting camp programs we have developed for our campers lead them to new adventures, help them connect with nature, and teach them how they can be a wonderful friend and great leader.
Camp Dates: 06/10/2018-08/10-2018
Phone: (513) 867-0600
Address: 4803 Augspurger Road, Hamilton, OH 45011
Campers will participate in a week long variety of activities that will encourage them to explore and appreciate the outdoors in a biblically informed way. Programs can include a time of wilderness education, map reading/orienteering, games, gardening, fishing, archery, and horse riding/training. Riding classes incorporate patience, emotional control, and learning how to communicate with a horse without the use of force or intimidation. A period of Bible instruction and reflection is included to encourage the campers to enjoy a daily walk with Christ and appreciation of his word.
Camp Dates: 6/4/18- 8/10/18
Phone: (937) 223-4513
Address: 3191 State Route 380, Xenia, OH 45385
Mini University’s full-day camp is all-inclusive! Our staff is highly educated and amazing with kids who don’t want to be in “daycare”, but still need a watchful eye and things to do. Children ages 6-11 will enjoy going on weekly field trips, weekly swimming, and fun projects in our air-conditioned classrooms.
Camp Dates: June – Mid August
Phone: (937) 775-4070
Address: 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio 45435
Notably Gifted Arts
Notably Gifted Arts is currently a summer arts intensive program with highly trained professionals, that focuses on all genres of dance, offers piano instruction, and two world languages plus fun outings on Friday (swimming, skating, movies, etc)
Camp Dates: June 18- July 13
Phone: (937) 367-2919