Louisville's Ultimate Summer Camps Guide 2020!

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CLUB SCIKIDZ - The Best Science and Technology camps start right here!

Each summer Club SciKidz offers 4 themed camps for grades PK-5. Our themes this year include: By the Beautiful Sea, Cosmic Cookie Dough, Robot Rumble and Coding Kaleidoscope. Our camp American Girl is available for campers’ grades 1-5. 

Campers in grades 5-8 can choose one of our Ivy League camps from our Tech Scientific division. Concentrations include: Veterinary Medicine, 3D Printing, Chemistry, Rocketry, Drones, Stop Motion Animation., Harry Potter, American Girl, Minecraft with Java Programming, Advanced LEGO Robotics and more.

Each day campers rotate through 4 classes which incorporate science, technology, art and an exciting outdoor component. Pre-camp and Post camp hours are available. 

Camp Cost $285 per week

Hours: 9-4. Pre and Post camp hours are available.

Web: https://www.clubscikidz.com/find-a-camp/kentucky-science-day-camps

Contact: Bob Hagan 678-294-9504

Multiple locations and weeks, click on the website to explore all of the options






All About Kids Sports Center - We Build Happy, Healthy, Confident Kids Through Sports

At All About Kids,  our day camps are high-energy, all-day fun that’s far from ordinary. Don’t worry about your kids sitting around and watching TV all day.  Here they’ll interact with other children, playing games, learning sports skills and enjoying different camp themes each day. Our caring staff will nurture your child through days and weeks of camp fun! Each day features swimming (ages 6 and up), Open Gym, instructed sports classes with our staff and more!

Dates: May 28th (Oldham County) till school starts and May 29th (Louisville) till school starts- subject to change - depends on snow days

Times: 9a-5p- Early Drop Off (8am) and Late Pick Up (6pm) are an additional $7 each/child/day


Member Pricing

1 day: $55

2 days: $105
3 days: $150
4 days: $195
5 days (Full week): $209

Non-Member Pricing:
1 day: $60
2 days: $115
3 days: $160
4 days: $205
5 days (Full week): $229

Website link: https://allaboutkids.cc/camp/

Contact information if registrants need to call: 502-809-1386 (Louisville) and 502-365-1386 (Oldham County)





Camp J at the Jewish Community Center - Camp friends are forever friends

Splash into summer at Camp J! There are many reasons to send your kiddos to camp this summer! Camp J offers weekly traditional camp for Kindergarten through 10th grade. Campers will participate in games and sports, dance, arts and crafts, science and nature, swimming, drama, Israeli culture, music and more! The J Summer Camp also offers weekly specialty camps! From sports to cooking, STEAM camps and more, there is something for every camper, at every age! Swim lessons are provided to children Kindergarten through 3rd grade and all campers get free swim daily. At Camp J, children will learn, discover, grow, have fun and make lifelong friendships! Camp friends are forever friends! Sign your kids up for Camp J today!

Dates:  June 8- Aug 7

Times: 9 am - 4 pm

Extended care:

Get Up Gang | 7:30 - 9 am

Stay and Play | 4 - 6 pm



Weekly Rate:

K-3rd:    $275 Public, $230 J Members

4th-9th:  $285 Public, $255 J Members


Specialty Camp Tier A: $290 Public, $250 J Members

Specialty Camp Tier B: $335 Public, $285 J Members

Specialty Camp Tier C: $390 Public, $350 J Members

Specialty Camp Tier D: $530 Public, $475 J Members


Get Up Gang | 7:30 - 9 am | Weekly Rate: $50 Public, $40 J Members

Stay and Play | 4 - 6 pm | Weekly Rate: $80 Public, $65 J Members


Web link: www.jcclouisvillecamp.org

Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 502-238-2718






Taught by Derby Dinner Playhouse theatre professionals, this one-week performing arts camp explores drama, music, and dance and ends in a final show on the Derby Dinner stage.  Limited availability.  Registration opens February 15, 2020

AGES:  7 to 17

TIME: 9am-3pm

DATES (5 options): June 8-12; July 6-11; July 13-18; July 20-25; July 27-Aug 1, 2020

COST: $175

CONTACT INFO: derbydinner.com/classes   812-288-2632 x. 132  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.




A one-day “viewing and doing” summer camp for 5, 6 and 7 year-olds

In the morning, students will watch the professional production of POLKADOTS, meet and talk to the cast at an exclusive post-performance talk-back, and take a behind the scenes tour of the theatre. After lunch (students bring their own), Derby Dinner Playhouse theatre professionals will teach three classes in which students will learn a song and dance from the show and get their own camp t-shirt and certificate!

Date: Thurs., June 4 OR Fri., June 5, 2020

Time: 9:30AM-2:30PM

Cost: $60

Ages: 5-7

CONTACT INFO: derbydinner.com/classes   812-288-2632 x. 132  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.





AICH Mandarin Language Program

Presented by Asia Institute-Crane House and Confucius Institute of Western Kentucky

Students will begin learning, or improve their Chinese language skills, with teachers who are native speakers of Mandarin. Along with learning the language, students will enjoy a full enrichment program of activities including Tai Chi, paper folding, fan dancing, mask and fan painting, music, and more!

June 15- 26, 2020, from 9am to 2:30pm

The fee is $50 per student.


Contact: Mary Beth Buckner at 502.632.1192 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.




Camp Shakespeare by Kentucky Shakespeare

Camp Shakespeare creates opportunities for children and teens ages 4-18 to explore the theatre arts through imaginative play, visual arts, movement, storytelling, language, and more!

When School’s Out, Shakespeare’s In! 

Times & Costs

June 1-August 1

Schedule for Summer 2020:

- Groundlings (Ages 4-6)

June 15-19, June 29-July 3, July 6-10 & July 13-17

Cost: Half Day $125 Full Day $195 

- Noblings (Ages 7-10)

June 8-19, June 22-July 3 & July 6-17

Cost: $295.00

- Revelers (Ages 11-14)

 June 8-26, June 29-July 17

Cost: $375.00

- Globe Players (Ages 15-18):

June 29-August 1

Cost: $495.00 

- The Mechanicals (ages 15-18)

               June 29-July 10

               Cost: $295.00

- Locust Grove

June 1-5

               Cost: $195.00

- Frankfort

June 7-15

               Cost: $375.00



St. Francis High School-Louisville- Main Campus

Locust Grove-Louisville

Liberty Hall-Frankfort


Hours of Operation:

We are open Monday-Friday and Drop-Off Begins at 8:30am and Pick-Up ends at 4:15pm for all campuses besides Frankfort. 

No Camp on July 4th.

Contact Info:

Hannah Pruitt, Education Programs Manager

323 West Broadway, Suite 401, Louisville, KY 40202

502-574-9900 x14

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Louisville Nature Center Summer Camps 

Description of program: Spend summer exploring our urban forest in the heart of Louisville. Campers age 4-12 will love hiking, birding, playing games, and discovering nature with LNC Educators.

Dates offered: Spring Break: March 30 - April 3

Summer Camp: June 1 - August 7

Times offered: 9am - 4pm, Monday through Friday. Before and After Care Available.

Cost: $230 per week 

Explore nature nearby!

Camp websitehttps://www.louisvillenaturecenter.org/camp-information

LNC Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/LouisvilleNature/