Summer Camps in Shasta County

Updated April 2017

All Fired Up – Summer Art Camp
(530) 226-1638
All Fired Up
1796 Churn Creek Rd., Redding
Ages: 6-17
Sessions in June, July & August
Cost: $45-$250
(Day Camps) Offering 3 different themed four-day sessions and a couple of multi-day project workshops. Art mediums may include glass fusion, ceramics, canvas painting, clay sculpting and more. Snacks provided too! This is a drop-off event and start time is 9am.

British Soccer Camps
Palo Cedro & Redding
Ages: 3–16
Sessions in June & July
Cost: Varies

(Day Camps) Experienced coaches help campers master their true potential with an innovative approach that teaches campers age-appropriate skills along with core values. Participants receive a soccer ball, camp t-shirt, skills evaluation & soccer poster!  Register at least 45 days prior to camp and also receive a British soccer jersey.

Build It Tech Camps
(530) 638-3399
Build It Redding
925 Merchant St., #2, Redding
Ages: 6–17
Sessions in June, July & August
Cost: $200

(Day Camps) Your child’s Build It camp will be the most fun they’ve ever had learning! We offer week-long, half-day camps featuring exciting new technology: “Fun With Tech” (ages 6-9), “LEGO Robotics” (ages 8-13), “LEGO Robotics for Teens” (ages 13-17), “Game Programming with Scratch” (ages 8-12), “Game Programming with Python” (ages 11-15), “High Tech Arts” (ages 10-14), “All Girls Arts & Tech” (girls ages 8-15), “Ultimate Tech” (ages 10-14), “Arduino Electronic Inventions” (ages 12-16), and “Java & Minecraft Mods” (ages 12-16). We’ll provide all the tech equipment – all you have to bring is yourself. No prior tech experience necessary.

Children’s Summer Art Camp with Instructor Susan Emerson
(530) 921-0680
ARTsMART Creative Studios
244 Hartnell, Redding
Ages: 5–14
Sessions in June, July & August
Cost: $30-$80, includes materials

(Day Camps) Fun art camps taught by skilled instructor including these weekly session themes: Draw-Paint; Ooey Gooey Art; Clay and Sculpture; Draw, Paint & Create; Collage, Paper Making & Sculpture; Acrylic Painting & Watercolor; Robots, Birds & insects; The Kitchen Sink of Art and Advanced Drawing & Painting.

Dance Coachella: Summer Dance Sessions
(530) 365-7749
California Dance Company
2150 Marx Way, Anderson
2620 Larkspur Lane, Redding
Ages: 2–20
Session: July Intensives & Weekly Classes
Cost: $40–$250

(Day Camps) Join California Dance Company for their summer program, Dance Coachella! Sessions in Hip Hop, Ballet, Tumbling, Aerial Silks, Jazz Technique and MORE for dancers of all ages and skill levels. The youngest dancers (ages 2-7) can grow their love of dance through evening classes or the NEW Moana Dance Camp where they play music games, make crafts, and learn dance basics. A perfect opportunity to introduce your child to the world of dancing.

Dance Depot’s Summer Course
(530) 241-7764
Dance Depot
2225 Larkspur Ln., Redding
Ages: 2 to Adult
Sessions: July 3-26 (5 weeks), & a 3-day workshop in August
Cost: $40-$130  (offering family discounts)

(Day Camps) Do dance at the Dance Depot’s new location. Classes offered in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Acrobatics, Lyrical, Modern, Broadway, and Mommy & Me. Multiple combinations of dance forms per class. Call for class schedule and to find out more about our special 3-day summer dance workshop coming in August. Secure your spot by enrolling online.

Dreamweaver Dance Theatre Summer Camp & Intensive
Dreamweaver Dance Theatre
(530) 247-1010
1522 Market St., Redding
Ages: 4-21
Sessions July 10-14 & 17-21
Cost: $90-$145

(Day Camps) Dreamweaver Dance Theatre is gearing up for a great summer! Level 1/2 camp is for beginners, takes place July 10-14, 9am-12:30pm and is divided into age groups 4-6, 7-12 and teen/adult. Level 3/4 camp is for intermediate and advanced dancers and takes place July 17-21. Level 3 dancers attend from 9am-12pm, and level 4 attend from 9am-3pm.

Fly Camp At Rare Air Trampoline Park
(530) 221-1206
Rare Air Trampoline Park
3625 Old 44 Drive, Redding
Ages: 5–12
Sessions in June, July & August
Cost: $125

(Day Camps) Come jump, flip and play your summer away! Our team will lead your kids in an interactive camp that will include team building games, arts and crafts, science projects, pizza parties, fun in the sun, rock wall climbing and variations of multiple trampoline games. Five sessions to choose from: June 19-23, June 26-30, July 10-14, July 24-28 and August 7-11. Drop-off time 7:45am, pick-up time 12:30pm. Call us with any questions and ask for Ryan or Rachel!

Galaxy Gymnastics Summer Camps
(530) 222-4GYM
Galaxy Gymnastics Academy
910 Wall Street, Redding
Ages: 5–12
Sessions in June & July (Weekdays)
Cost: $95

(Day Camps) There is something for everyone! Join us this summer for fun half-day gymnastics (boys, girls and co-ed), tumbling (co-ed) and girls cheerleading camps. Perfect for beginners! Call for details.

Grant School Summer Camp
(530) 243-0561, ext. 149
Grant Elementary School
8835 Swasey Dr., Redding
Ages: 1st grade–12 years
Sessions: June 5 – August 4
Cost: $3/hr (min. 8) or $120/week, + registration fee

(Day Camps) Weekly sessions run 7am-6pm. Campers enjoy a fun-filled summer while learning and growing. Morning enrichment classes include art, drama, music, math, science and computer lab. Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday campers take afternoon field trips to a variety of places. Friday is party day with lunch provided!

Kids Summer Boot Camp
(530) 365-1000
US Airsoft World
4506 Panorama Point Rd., Anderson
Ages: 10 & up
Sessions: June 22-25 & July 20-23
Cost: $149.99

(Day Camps) Train for two days to sharpen your airsoft skills and then play for two days, using what you have learned. Learn teamwork, sportsmanship and basic skills. Objectives include: teaching gun safety and awareness, equipment & gear set-up, basic pistol & rifle course, understanding angles & corners, team movements, shooting positions and target acquisition. Call for reservations.

NBC Basketball & Volleyball Camps
Simpson College, Redding & Turtle Bay Elementary School, Redding
Ages 7-18
Sessions in July
Cost: $185-$505

(Residential & Day Camps) NBC Camps has become the largest overnight basketball and volleyball program in the world. Day camps offered for younger students. Athletes learn how to compete with confidence and high skill level. Several co-ed basketball camps and a girls’ volleyball camp are offered; attend one or all. See website for details.

NorCal Elite Gymnastics Camps
(530) 223-5483
4425 Tenaya Ct., Redding
Ages: 4–19
Sessions in June, July & August
Cost: $35–$200

(Day Camps) The “Best Summer Camp Ever Gymnastics Camp” offers games, arts & crafts, gymnastics instruction on all equipment, weekly performances, a waterslide and more. Campers are grouped by age. Choose drop-in, full-day, half-day, and extended care options.

Red Bicycle Catering Kids Summer Camp
(530) 768-1768
Red Bicycle Catering
1300 Market Street, Ste. 102, Redding
Ages: 7 & up
Sessions: June 20-23 (ages 7-11), & June 27-30 (ages 12 & up)
Cost: $225

(Day Camps) Red Bicycle Catering is offering culinary fun this summer! Make pizza from scratch, meet an organic farmer, bake deserts and test your competitive cooking skills with a “Chopped” cooking challenge! Each day classes will include nutrition education by a certified Nutrition Consultant plus culinary tips and instruction from whole food chefs. Young chefs will also be given recipes to take home and hands-on experience in a real commercial kitchen. Two sessions, one for children ages 7-11 and another for 12 & up. Prices includes all food supplies and lunch each day. Space is limited, reserve your spot today.

Redding Recreation’s Summer Adventures
(530) 225-4095
Caldwell Park & Enterprise Park
Redding & Shasta Lake Schools
Ages: 5–12
Sessions in June, July & August
Cost: $90-$145

(Day Camps) Camps designed for making close friends and fond memories. Park-like settings, safe locations and highly trained, enthusiastic staff. Weekly themes, fun field trips, swim days at the Aquatic Center, innovative crafts and awesome games. Check website for details. Camps fill fast, pre-register soon.

Redding Soccer Camps
(530) 221-2344
4 Challenger Soccer Camps:

British Camps- Two Options:
June 12th-June 16th
July 24th- July 28th
Time/Price varies with age

Tetra Brazil Soccer Academy
Sessions July 10th-14th
Cost: $135
Time varies upon age

One Week, One Passion
Redding Soccer Park- Competitive
Ages: 10-18
Sessions: June 19-23, 8am-2pm
Cost: $325

2 Far North Soccer Training Camps:
Summer Kick Off Youth Soccer Camp
Ages: 7-14
Sessions: June 5-8
Cost: $110

Elite Striker & Goalkeeping Camp:
Ages: 13-18
Sessions: July 17-20
Cost: $125

Sewing Camp for Kids with Redding Fashion Alliance
(530) 262-2070
244 Hartnell Avenue, Redding
Ages: 6-14
Sessions: June 12-15, June 19-22, June 26-29, July 10-13, July 17-20, July 24-27
Cost: $125-$135

(Day Camps) Students will learn to sew and complete 5 projects during this half day camp (1-4pm). Beginning and intermediate sewers will learn to cut out fabric, operate a sewing machine and understand sewing directions. Patterns are provided. Camp includes water and snack. Material lists will be provided at camp registration.

Sew Much Fun – Hokema’s Kids Sewing Camp
(530) 223-1970
2736 Bechelli Lane, Redding
Ages: Grades 4–12
Sessions in June and July
Cost: $100 per session + supplies

(Day Camps) Kids love to sew! Christie’s sewing skills and winning ways with children have made these camps popular. Participants enjoy great summer fun while learning a valuable skill. Sessions run Mon–Thur, 2.5 hours per day. Machines are provided; supply list available upon registration.

Shasta Rock Club
(530) 691-4505
2325 Athens Ave, Redding
Ages: 6–15
Sessions: June, July & August
Cost: $65–$135

(Day Camps) Introduce your child to rock climbing in a safe and supportive environment that emphasizes safety, technique and problem-solving. Three, four or five-day half-day camps cultivate your child’s confidence and help your child learn, improve and have a blast climbing. “May your dreams be larger than mountains and may you have the courage to scale their summits.”

Summer Catch-Up & Keep-Up with Academics
(530) 917-0341
One on One Tutoring
1300 West St., Redding
Ages: 5–12
Sessions: July 6-August 11
Cost: 55-minute session: $35/1 day, $65/2 days, $95/3 days

(Day Camps) Grade-based tutoring in math, language arts, reading and spelling. Participants keep last year’s schoolwork fresh and renewed and/or prepare for their next grade level. Academic assessments included if needed. Specialized programs for Dyslexia, ADD, ADHD, visual/auditory memory challenges and comprehension difficulties. 12 years tutoring experience.

Summer of Fun
(530) 378-6656
City of Anderson Community Services/Parks & Recreation
Ages: 5–18
Sessions in June, July & August
Cost: Varies by camp

(Day Camps) Affordable fun in Anderson in a safe environment with caring staff! Includes a free, six-week drop-in summer program for youth held at Anderson River Park. Learn to swim with great instructors. Paid camps include football, dance and basketball. Some scholarships available for qualifying families.

The Redding Arts Project Summer Dance & Theatre Intensive
(530) 245-1019
The Redding Arts Project
1726 Market St., Redding
Ages: All
Sessions: June 12 – July 22
(no camp 4th of July week)

(Day Camps) The Redding Arts Project offers ongoing summer classes in dance, voice and theatre for all ages, as well as Redding Theatre Company’s Camp Broadway, a five-week theatre camp for ages 8-18. This year’s Camp Broadway culminates in a full-length production of ”The Wizard of Oz.“ Find details and registration info on their website, or visit them at the RAP!

Turtle Bay Exploration Park’s Discovery Camps
(530) 242-3108
Turtle Bay Exploration Park
844 Sundial Bridge Dr., Redding
Ages: 7-10
Sessions: Three one-week sessions in June & July
Cost: $160–$180

(Day Camps) When school is out, science is IN at Turtle Bay’s Discovery Camps! Discover different sides of science, art and history, and how they all tie together. Discovery Camp aims to inspire children’s creativity and to establish positive memories within the unique environment at Turtle Bay Exploration Park.

Whiskeytown Environmental School Camps
(530) 225-0111
10106 Paige Bar Rd., Whiskeytown
Ages: 4–14
Sessions in June & July

Cost: $199 ($184 for 4-Day July 3–7, no camp on the 4th)
(Day Camp/Optional Residential) Summer Outdoor Adventure Camps at Whiskeytown Environmental School include daily hiking, swimming, nature exploring and other outdoor fun. Activities include kayaking (4th grade or older), archery (4th grade or older), fishing, wading, games, gold panning, arts and crafts, singing and much more! Schedule runs from 9am–4:30pm with extended supervision from 7:30am–5:30pm. Register online – limited space!

WOD Warrior Boot Camp
(530) 646-7568
Catalyst Center
935 Industrial St., Redding
Ages: 5-15
Sessions: June 19-July 28
Cost: $0-$150

(Day Camps) 8-week CrossFit boot camp. Mon., Weds. and Fri., 10-11am. Prices decided on a sliding scale. Open to all youth in Redding and the surrounding area. Limit to 50 youth per class. Instructors will teach kids about fitness and health, get them to move their bodies in a safe fashion and help them develop character strength.

YMCA Camp McCumber
(530) 246-9622
Camp McCumber
35440 Deer Flat Rd., Shingletown
Ages: 8–17
Sessions: July 9-15 & July 23-29
Cost: $405–$425

(Residential Camp) Nestled on the banks of Lake McCumber, YMCA Camp McCumber is a week-long camp deeply rooted in the Y’s camping traditions. Activities focus on building character and leadership skills, making new friends, nightly campfires filled with songs and skits, waterfront activities, archery, hiking and lots of outdoor fun!

YMCA Summer Day Camps
(530) 246-9622
For school-age children: Boulder Creek and at the YMCA.
For preschool children: Manzanita School, Redding
Ages: 2–14
Sessions in June, July & August
Cost: $95–$145

(Day Camps) Located on convenient school campuses, Y Day Camps fill summer days with well-planned, fun, theme-based activities including weekly field trip experiences. Camps run 7am–6pm and families may choose a three-day or five-day schedule. Morning and afternoon snacks provided. Preschool camp serves ages 2-5. License #455406288. Manzanita  Y Preschool Lic#455406288.


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Updated: May 22, 2017 @ 2:05 pm