Summer Camps

Abigail Academy

Scripture + Cooking + Fashion Camps is what you’ll find girls ages 5-13 having a blast with at The Abigail Academy this summer, June, July, & August! There are 3 sessions of creative camps for each age group, so your girl can participate in all three sessions, or just one! Morning and afternoon options available, and limited space, so use our easy site:, and register now!

Cooking Camp is for the girl who wants to learn how to cook, show off her skills, or just have fun! (baking + healthy food prep + manners) Parents can expect a new more confident kitchen helper after a week with us! Fashion Camp is for the girl who has artistic dreams, and wants to learn how to make them a reality! (sewing + designing + painting) Parents will be surprised by all of the positive life lessons we fit into one week of camp!

T-shirt + Supplies + Snacks included with camp registration. Join us for an open house on April 30th from 6-7:30pm to preview where the camp fun will happen!

Abigail Academy is where girls shine!


Camp inquiries: 502.500.7071

The Academy Tutoring & Day

Is your child bright but school is overwhelming? Does your child not test well or need a boost in scores?
Make An Educational Plan for Now and Beyond With Owner Jenny Osborne, 502-897-0444
SUMMER MINI-SEMESTERS (All Ages, All Subjects)
Skill Building, Enrichment, Meaningful Study Skills and Preview of Upcoming School Year
Keep the Brain Trained!
1 – 3 Day Weekly Program for 2 hours a day (you choose the weeks) ACADEMY SUMMER TEST PREP – Summer Prep Sees the Most Gains in Scores!
We gladly work around other summer activities!
ACT, SAT, HSPT, CoGat, High School Entrance Exams, GRE and other standardized tests.

Associates in Pediatric Therapy

727 W. Main St., Louisville, KY 40202

Launch a lifetime of S.T.E.M. learning while having a blast at Kentucky Science Center’s School’s Out Science Camps.

Themes like LEGO robotics, animation, wizardry, and roller coasters make science accessible by making it fun.

Enhance your understanding of disciplines like chemistry, forensics, engineering or find the science in your other interests, like puppetry, cooking, music, and dinosaurs. Summer also offers career immersion, project design, and advanced coding for high school students.

All camps are hands-on, interactive, and engaging – the best way to combat summer slide and keep your kids ready to learn all year long. Do Science with us!

Week-long camps for ages 4-15 begin May 28 and continue through August 7. Prices range from $210-$285. Call 502-561-6100 or visit to register

Camp Palawopec

A good old-fashioned fun camp in the hills of Brown County, Indiana.
Activities include swimming, mountain biking, canoing, soccer, basketball, climbing, campfires every night, Indian lore, crafts, horses, archery, etc.
Great summer fun in a relaxed outdoor setting.
One staff for every three campers.
AGES: Ages: 8 – 15 years
COST: One week session = $695
Two week session = $1295
Three week session = $1895
Coed sessions: June 3-9, June 10-16, July 1-7, July 8-14, July 15-21
Boys session: June 17-23, June 24-30
Girls session: July 22-28

3497 N Clay Lick Rd,
Nashville, Brown County, IN, 47448

Camp Walden

We believe summer camp should be a challenging yet fun adventure, engaging your child both creatively and academically. Camp Walden provides the total package in a 7-week experience packed with a medley of sessions, including Culinary Studies, Video Game Design, Spanish, Art, Coding, Futsal, Science, Drama and more!
In July, things heat up with our Theme Weeks, each providing an exhilarating, theme-centric focus: make DIY instruments with musician Ben Sollee, take the stage in a Broadway musical or learn to “use the Force” at the Star Wars Padawan Academy. With nearly 40 sessions to choose from, we guarantee Camp Walden will provide a memorable summer for any camper with a taste for fun and hands-on learning!
COST: Camp Sessions (9am-12pm or 1-4pm) = $140/week • Theme Weeks (9am-4pm) = $300/week
DATES (Mon-Fri): Camp Sessions: June 4-29 • Theme Weeks: July 9-27
4238 Westport Road • Louisville, KY 40207 502.893.0433 • •

Commonwealth Theatre Center

Commonwealth Theatre Center summer camps are going to OZ! In addition to Oz programs for ages 3-13, fun skills workshops and Art Camps engage confidence & imagination all summer, for up to age 18. No experience necessary!
Summer Academy (ages 8-13) 3 weeks
Kids work on and perform The Wizard of Oz, a classic tale of a girl in a world that’s wildly off-kilter. Students get the experience of rehearsing & performing a play complete with sets, props, & costumes. 8 sessions avail.
Pre-School, Art, & Imagination (ages 3-11) 1 or 2 weeks
Children expand storytelling foundations with a two-week Imagination Junior Academy (ages 5-7) that takes an adventure “Over the Rainbow.” Pre-K camps (3-5) take our youngest kids on a “Journey to Oz” and more, or kids can explore their inner artist (5-11) in one-week Art Camps. Skill-Building (ages 9-18) 1-3 weeks Young actors 9-18 hone theatre skills in a range of offerings, from a 3-week Shakespeare Intensive or the 2-week Contemporary Acting based on BFA acting programs. Also avail.: Audition Skills and Scene & Song Study! | 502.589.0084

Kentucky Science CenterSchool’s Out Science Camps

727 W. Main St., Louisville, KY 40202
Launch a lifetime of S.T.E.M. learning while having a blast at Kentucky Science Center’s School’s Out Science Camps.
Themes like LEGO robotics, animation, wizardry, and roller coasters make science accessible by making it fun.
Enhance your understanding of disciplines like chemistry, forensics, engineering or find the science in your other interests, like puppetry, cooking, music, and dinosaurs. Summer also offers career immersion, project design, and advanced coding for high school students.
All camps are hands-on, interactive, and engaging – the best way to combat summer slide and keep your kids ready to learn all year long. Do Science with us!
Week-long camps for ages 4-15 begin May 28 and continue through August 7. Prices range from $210-$285. Call 502-561-6100 or visit to register

Louisville Youth Choir

July 23-27, 2018
Bella Voice Camp – 9th-12th Grades
Engages serious solo singers. Curriculum – Vocal Literature: from Classical Style to Musical Theatre, Vocal Pedagogy, Resume Prep, Breathing & Vocal Mechanisms, Vocal Health, Keyboarding & Theory for Singers: Rhythm & Pitch Basics, Interval Recognition, Solfege. Includes Private Voice Lessons & Master class opportunities option to work with a teen Life Coach. Singer will be contacted regarding a vocal assessment (if needed).
Summer Vocal Camp – 3rd-8th Grades
Daily choir rehearsals, music theory, group voice instruction, audition preparation, rhythm outdoor activities. Camp is for all singers entering the 3rd-8th grades. No audition is required.
Sacred Heart School campus
Monday – Friday: 9 AM—4 PM
Closing Concert: Friday 4-5 PM
Camp Fees $250
Includes lunch, snack, group outing, t-shirt and camp materials
Register (502.896.5859)

Louisville Zoo

The Wildest Camps in Town are at the Louisville Zoo!
Pre-K through 6th Grade
Details and registration at
Hurry and reserve your spot! Louisville Zoo Spring Break Camps run April 2 – 6.
Summer Safari Day Camps (May 29 – August 3) are also on sale now and better than ever. Campers can enjoy a wide range of exciting specialty camp topics geared toward their grade level including Animal Olympics, Fantastic Beasts, Dinosaur Detectives, Photo Safari, Vet Camp, Backstage Pass and more! Safari Day Camps include Zoo walks, large animal presentations, attractions rides and up-close encounters with live animal ambassadors. Plus, extended hours and convenient car line drop-off service makes Safari Day Camp a perfect choice for kids and parents. Enroll online by April 30. Use promo code EARLYBIRD for discounted registration. Enroll now to grab your favorite — spaces fill up fast!

Oldham County Schools Arts Center

Summer Camps in Music, Theatre, Visual Arts, and Dance
New camps every week! June 11 – August 3
Are you hoping to improve acting, auditioning, or musical theatre skills? Would you like to dance like a Disney Princess? Do you prefer creating with your hands and would like to explore mixed media or clay sculpting? Does jamming in a Bluegrass band or a group guitar camp sound super fun? Summer is a great time to try something new or improve your skills!
You can do it all with over 40 camps for ages 4 -18!
Most camps are half-day which can be combined to create a full day camp experience.
Ballet/Tap classes and private music/voice lessons are also available.
Please call the Arts Center at 502-241-6018 for more information or visit for a complete listing of camps and to register online.

The Parklands of Floyds Fork

Get Outside! Summer Camps at The Parklands of Floyds Fork
Campers in grades K-6 spend their days participating in discovery-based field experiences and science investigations in The Parklands Outdoor Classroom.
Get Outside! Camps are based in Beckley Creek Park and the PNC Achievement Center for Education and Interpretation (1411 Beckley Creek Parkway). These full-day programs (from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.) include hands-on classroom activities, field hikes, “Sprayground Wednesdays,” and so much more!
Summer Camps take place over eight weeks from June through August. Each week includes one camp for campers entering K-3 and one for 4-6 graders. Our 2018 topics include Water Warriors, Paddle The Parklands, Winged Wonders, Rangers in Training, Grossology, Wilderness Explorers and Feeding Frenzy.
Summer Camp pricing is $220 for Parklands Members and $245 for non-members. Save $15 when you register by Friday, May 4. Become a Parklands Member at
To register, visit, call 502-584-0350 or e-mail

Pawsitively Fun Camps

Lifelong Friends Camp (ages 6 to 11)
Children ages 6-11 love the Kentucky Humane Society’s animal-focused Lifelong Friends camp. Offered June through July, these week-long day camps help your child build a sense of kindness, respect and responsibility.
Campers are immersed in animal care via hands-on activities with shelter dogs and cats, demonstrations, games, crafts, skits and more—learning compassion while having fun with friends both two-legged and four-legged. Special guests teach children about other animal species, dog training and more.
The Lifelong Friends Camp is located at the Kentucky Humane Society’s East Campus, adjacent to Westport Village. The cost is $200 a week, with extended care available for additional fees.

For more information, contact Shelby Schulz, 502-272-1062, or visit Kentucky Humane Society’s East Campus
1000 Lyndon Lane, Louisville

Summer Stretch at Kentucky Country Day School

You can find nine weeks of summer on the beautiful campus of Kentucky Country Day School. Visit to register or see our camp listings. You can also give us a call at 502.814.4329.
We offer campus for all ages, including many camps for kindergarten-age children! In the past, camps have included Messy Fun, Field Hockey, Cooking, Soccer, American Girl, All About Animals, Ninjago, Tennis, Dinosaurs, Fishing, Chess, Minecraft, Cupcakes, Paperfolding, and more! We also take great pride in our academic offerings for middle and upper school-age children. In the past, we’ve offered camps such as Decimals, Fractions, Grammar & Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary, SAT Prep, and more.
Our camps start running in June and wrap up in August. Camps are usually one week long. There are no camps the week of July 4.
Have questions? Give us a call at 502.814.4329 or visit

Trinity High School

You can find multiple ways to Rock the Summer at Trinity High School. We offer a variety of camps for children in the third through ninth grades in both athletics and academics during the months of June and July. Visit our website at and follow the Rock the Summer link on the main page to learn more about all our camp offerings. You can also call 893-ROCK or contact the camp director to learn more.
Our athletics offerings include baseball, basketball, bowling, cross country, football, lacrosse, soccer and volleyball. Our academic camp offerings include grammar and writing, math, quick recall and science. We also offer special interest camps for drum line, debate, art and robotics.
For incoming students, we offer special opportunities including a week-long study skills course and a freshman experience course which eases the transition into high school.
For more information visit and follow the Rock the Summer link or call 893-ROCK.

Whet Your Palette

Whet Your Palette is excited to offer you another summer of rip-roaring fun! In the summer of 2018, you’ll find some of our campers favorites such as Brownies & Fairies Camp, Star Wars and the all-time favorite MESSY Camp. This year we’re rolling out new camp adventures including Knights & Damsels Camp, Lego Camp, A Day at the Beach and what’s sure to be a favorite…Disney Camp. This summer, all of our campers will learn about 5 different famous artists including Van Gogh, Calder, Picaso, Kandinsky and Polluck. Campers will also experience 5 different art techniques including paint, sculpture, perspective, mixed media and abstract art. This summer we invite you to join us on an artistic adventure as we explore some of our favorite things in new and exciting ways! Our fun and talented staff will guide your young ones to discover their inner artist at our Art House.
AGES: 4-12, Three age groups with small class sizes.
Space is limited!
WHEN: 9 camps weekly beginning May 30th. M-F: 8:30-11:00, 11:30am-2pm & 2:30-5. Full day camp options available.
COST: $125 per camp • • 502.438.8865

YMCA – Camp Piomingo

Camp Piomingo is the region’s premiere overnight camp for kids ages 6-16. Campers share outdoor adventures and experience fun activities like high ropes, the zip line, horseback riding and swimming in our awesome aquatics center. Our experienced and high-energy staff help campers gain self-esteem, make new friends and develop interpersonal and leadership skills.
Your child will grow on the inside ….
by being outside.
We offer a variety of overnight and equestrian camps from June 10 – August 4. Nestled in the beautiful woods of the Otter Creek Outdoor Recreational area just 45 minutes south of Louisville, a week at Camp Piomingo will create memories that will last a lifetime. Visit us online at or call us at 502.942.2616. Reserve your bunk today!
The Y is for everyone. Financial assistance is available.

YMCA - Summer Day Camp

Your child can enjoy a happy summer that lives forever! At the Y, campers will discover a sense of accomplishment and belonging, while staying active and engaged. One week or the whole summer, your child will build confidence and friendships in an enriching environment. Choose from over 30 locations in Jefferson, Bullitt, Clark, Floyd and Oldham counties. We offer a full day of exciting activities for ages 3-15 including field trips, swimming, sports, games and plenty of fun. Staff focus on safety and helping children thrive, while modeling our core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.
Registration opens February 14. Register online at by April 16 and save! Use promo code: CAMP25.
The Y is for everyone. Financial assistance is available.

Aviation Camp at Bowman Field

Join us on Thursday, July 19 and Friday, July 20 for a two-day Aviation Camp at historic Bowman Field!
Sponsored by the Louisville Regional Airport Authority and conducted by the Aviation Museum of Kentucky, campers (ages 10 to 16) will learn about flight navigation, computer flight simulation and aeronautics. Additionally, aviation camp students will have the opportunity to co-pilot an aircraft with a FAA certificated pilot (weather permitting).
When: Thursday, July 19 and Friday, July 20
Where: Bowman Field
Cost: $269 per student (ages 10 to 16)
Note: Student Financial Aid applications are accepted.
For more information and to register, visit and click Camp. Aviation Museum of Kentucky 859-353-0467
Derby Dinner Playhouse Performing Arts Academy – Summer Musical Theatre Camp

Derby Dinner Playhouse Summer Musical Theatre Camp

is a one-week performing arts camp for students ages 7 to 17 exploring drama, music, and dance. Taught by Derby Dinner theatre professionals and focusing on creative dramatics and scenes, songs, and dance from Broadway musicals, the camp culminates in a final sharing on the Playhouse stage.
Five Weeks of Options
Week 1: June 11-15
Week 2: June 18-22
Week 3: July 16-21
Week 4: July 23-28
Week 5: July 30-August 4
Tuition: $175
Ages: 7 to 17
Time: 9am to 3pm
Limited Availability – Register today! For more information contact or visit

Assumption High School Enrichment & Athletic Camps

njoy a summer of learning in a fun, safe and caring environment. Taught by our award-winning faculty, Assumption High School is offering multiple enrichment camps in areas of drama, choir, French, grammar, leadership, baking, girl empowerment, Spanish, math, digital photography, art, and mythology to name a few! In addition, our top-ranked coaches will lead athletic camps in volleyball, soccer, basketball, field hockey, cross country, softball, lacrosse, cheer, and archery.
Affordable opportunities for every interest! Camps are available for children in grades K-11 beginning June 4 and run throughout the summer at our centrally located and easy-to-access main campus or at our nearby outdoor athletic complex. Camp sizes are limited and will fill up fast. Early registration is recommended.
Visit for dates, details, and easy online registration or call 502-271-2675.

Junior Achievement of Kentuckiana / JA BizTown Camp 2018

June 11-15 June 18-22 July 9-13
Ages 9-12 • 9am-4pm • $195/week
At this camp, the kids run the place. That’s because the place is Sam Swope JA BizTown®, a 7,000 square-foot mini-metropolis. JA BizTown is home to Papa John’s, Stock Yards Bank, UPS, Kroger, WDRB Fox 41 and other businesses you find in our own region. JA BizTown Camp gives kids the opportunity to experience what it’s like to work in a job and run a business. But it’s much more than that! JA BizTown Camp is an indoor, academic camp that combines classroom-style teaching with hands-on activities. Much of the camp experience includes working with other campers of different ages on group projects.
Concepts learned and applied at camp: Entrepreneurship-brainstorming ideas and bringing them to life Job preparation-applying for/interviewing for a job Teamwork-working with a group to reach a goal Marketing-why and how to communicate your products or services. And much more! Register today!
1401 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd (40203) 502.561.5437

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