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Campers dance at Franke Park Day Camp. BRIDGETT HERNANDEZ

FORT WAYNE — Looking for a camp for the kids this year? Here are some offered around Fort Wayne, tailored to a variety of interests.

Allen County Parks Department

Outdoor Adventure Camp

Date: June 17-21

Location: Fox Island County Park, 7324 Yohne Road

Age range: 6-12

Cost: $120

Survival Camp

Date: June 24-28

Location: Fox Island County Park

Age range: 6-12

Cost: $120

Canoe Camp I

Date: July 8-12

Location: Metea County Park, 8401 Union Chapel Road

Age range: 6-12

Cost: $120

Canoe Camp II

Date: July 15-19

Location: Metea County Park

Age range: 6-12

Cost: $120

More information: www.allencountyparks.org

Science Central

Location: Science Central, 1950 N. Clinton St.

Full-day STEM Camps:

Age range: 5-11

Cost: $30 per day/Non-Member, $25 per day/Deluxe Member

Summer Sampler Platter

Date: June 10-14

Don’t Try this at Home!

Date: June 17-21; Aug. 5-9

Design and Destroy!

Date: June 24-28

Walk on the Wild Side

Date: July 15-19

S.T.E.A.M. Machine

Date: July 22-26

The Super, Stinky, Sorcerous and Saber-wielding!

Date: July 29-Aug. 2

Full Day, Week-long Tech Camps

Cost: $150 per week/Non-Member, $135 per week/Deluxe Member

Engineering Tech (age 10-13)

Date: June 24-28

Mission (age 8-13): Movie Maker

Date: July 22-26

Half-Day, Week-long Tech Camps

Cost: $125 per week/Non-Members, $115 per week/Deluxe Members

Junior LEGO Robotics (age 6-8)

Date: June 10-14; July 15-19 (mornings)

Introduction to LEGO Robotics (age 8-11)

Date: June 10-14 (afternoons)

Introduction to Gaming (age 6-8)

Date: June 17-21 (mornings)

Introduction to Gaming

Date: June 17-21 (afternoons)

Introduction to EV3 LEGO (age 8-11)

Date: July 15-19 (afternoons)

Half-Pint Technology Sampler! (for pre-kindergarten)

Date: July 29-Aug. 2 (mornings)

Introduction to EV3 LEGO (age 6-8)

Date: July 29-Aug. 2 (afternoons)

Junior Computer Programmer (age 8-13)

Date: Aug. 5-9

Ms. Tech (girls age 8-13)

Date: Aug. 5-9 (afternoons)

More information: //sciencecentral.org/programs/programs-on-site/stem-camps/summer-camp.html

YMCA Camp Potowatami

Date: TBD

Location: 7255 E. C.R. 700S, Wolcottville

Age range: 6-17

Cost: Around $650

More information: //bit.ly/2URlJvv

Purdue University Fort Wayne

Location: Purdue University Fort Wayne, 2101 E. Coliseum Blvd.?

Appleseed Writing Project Summer Camps:

Cost: $100 ($90 for returning campers and siblings)

Elementary Writing Camp for students entering grades 4, 5 or 6. June 10-21

Middle School Writing Camp for students entering grades 7,8 or 9. June 10-21

High School Writing Camp for students entering grades 10, 11, or 12. June 10-13, 17-21

Fort Wayne Athletics Camp and Clinics:

Costs, locations and dates vary. Visit the website for more information.

Niecee Nelson Basketball Camps — Elite Camp for girls grades 9th-12th

Niecee Nelson Basketball Camps — Kids Fundamental Camp for girls grades 1st-8th, boys grades 1st-6th

Jon Coffman Basketball Camps — High School Team Camps

Jon Coffman Basketball Camps — Kids Camp for K-8th grade

Jon Coffman Basketball Camps — Elite Camp for 9th-12th graders and JUCO Prospects

Steve Florio Volleyball Camps for JV and varsity teams

Purdue-Fort Wayne Women’s Soccer Camps: for high school teams or 9th-12th grade girls

Other camps:

Costs, locations and dates vary. Visit the website for more information.

Gene Marcus Piano Camp and Festival for Intermediate through advanced pianists in grades 7 through 12.

Institute of Reading Development for age 4 to adults.

Lighting Technology Intensive for high school and college students.

Purdue University Fort Wayne Math and Science Camp for age 11-13

Summer Choir Camp for 1st-6th graders

Summer String Camp: All grades welcome; students need to have a minimum of two years of string instruction.

Summer Wind Music Week: Beginning to advanced woodwind students age 12-18

More information: //www.pfw.edu/continuing-studies/community/summer-camps

University of Saint Francis

Art in the Morning

Date: TBD

Location: Mimi and Ian Rolland Art and Visual Communication Center

Age range: 1st-8th grade

Cost: Visit website for more information

Beauty Will Save the World Summer Theology Camp

Date: July 6-11

Location: USF Student Center

Age range: High school

Cost: $99

More information: //www.sf.edu/about/camps-and-community-programs/

Indiana Tech

Build + Learn Middle School Summer Camp

Date: June 18-22

Location: Zollner Engineering Center,Indiana Tech, 1600 E. Washington Blvd.

Age range: Middle school students

Cost: $25

Indiana Tech Engineering Summer Camp

Date: TBD

Location: Indiana Tech campus

Age range: High school

Cost: $350-$400

More information: //www.indianatech.edu/engineering-camp/high-school/

Ivy Tech

More information: //www.ivytech.edu/indianapolis/12794.html

STARBASE Indiana

Cost: Free

STARBASE Advance Camp

Date: June 17-21

Location: TBA

Age range: Students entering 7th-9th grade

STARBASE Traditional Camps

Date: July 8-12; July 15-19

Locations: 5 different locations TBA

Age range: Students entering 5th-7th grade

More information: //www.starbasein.org/fort-wayne-summer-camp.html

Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation

Franke Park Day Camp

Date: June 10-14; June 17-21; June 24-28; July 8-12; July 15-19; July 22-26

Location: Franke Park, 3411 Sherman Blvd.

Age range: 4-18

Cost: $73-$93

City Safari Day Camp:

Park Explorers — June 10-14

Geology Week — June 17-21

Recycle, Reduce and Reuse — June 24-28

Indiana through the Ages — July 8-12

Farm to Fork — July 15-19

Animals All Around — July 22-26

Location: base camp is located at the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, 1100 S. Calhoun St.

Age range: 1st-6th grade

Cost: $120 per week

Farmin’ Fun Day Camp

Date: June 10-14; June 17-21; June 24-28; July 8-12; July 15-19; July 22-26

Location: Salomon Farm Park, 817 W. Dupont Road

Age range: 4-18

Cost: $57-$90

More information: //www.fortwayneparks.org/programs/camps.html

Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

Location: Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, 3411 Sherman Blvd.

Zoo Explorer

Date: June 11 & 13; June 25 & 27; July 9 & 11; July 23 & 25

Age range: 3 with adult

Cost: $43

Zoo Buddies

Date: June 10, 12 & 14; June 24, 26 & 28; July 8, 10 & 12; July 22, 24 & 26

Age range: 4 with adult

Cost: $59

Animal Alphabet

Date: June 3-7; July 1-5

Age range: 4-5

Cost: $99

Number Safari

Date: June 17-21; July 15-19

Age range: 4-5

Cost: $99

Who’s Who at the Zoo

Date: June 3-7; June 24-28; July 15-19

Age range: 5-6

Cost: $159

Movers and Shakers

Date: June 10-14; July 1-5

Age range: 5-6

Cost: $159

I Can Fly

Date: June 17-21; July 8-12; July 22-26

Age range: 5-6

Cost: $159

Design a Zoo

Date: June 17-21; July 1-5; July 15-19

Age range: 7-8

Cost: $159

World Traveler

Date: June 3-7; June 24-28

Age range: 7-8

Cost: $159

Positively Predators

Date: June 10-14; July 8-12; July 22-26

Age range: 7-8

Cost: $159

Zoo Detective

Date: June 10-14; June 24-28; July 15-19

Age range: 9-10

Cost: $159

Survivor

Date: June 17-21; July 1-5; July 22-26

Age range: 9-10

Cost: $159

Zoo Artists

Date: June 3-7, July 1-5

Age range: 8-10

Cost: $169

Photo Safari

Date: June 17-21; July 8-12

Age range: 11-12

Cost: $169

Animal Training 101

Date: June 3-7; July 15-19

Age range: 11-12

Cost: $169

Junior Zoo Keeper

Date: June 10-14; June 24-28; July 8-12; July 22-26

Age range: 11-12

Cost: $189

More information: //kidszoo.org/programs-and-events/summer-day-camps/

Camp Red Cedar

Location: 3900 Hursh Road, Fort Wayne

Adventure Camp

Date: June 17-21; June 24-28; July 1-5; July 8-12; July 15-19; July 22-26; July 29-Aug. 2

Age range: For campers with disabilities ages 6-21

Cost: Cost for Private Pay Individuals, cost is based on level of assistance needed, Medicaid waiver accepted

Quest Day Camp; Quest Retreat Camp

Date: June 3-7; June 10-14; Aug. 5-9; Aug. 12-16

Age range: For campers with disabilities ages 18 and older

Cost: Cost is based on level of assistance needed, Medicaid waiver accepted

Discovery Kids Camp

Date: June 24-28; July 1-5; July 22-26

Age range: For campers without disabilities ages 6-12

Cost: $175 per week

Range Riders Camp

Date: June 24-28; July 1-5; July 22-26

Age range: Horse camp for campers without disabilities ages 8-15

Cost: $285 per week

Journey Camp

Date: June 17-21

Age range: For campers on the autism spectrum age 6-12

Date: July 15-19

Age range: For campers on the autism spectrum age 13-18

Cost: Cost is based on level of assistance needed, Medicaid waiver accepted

DSANI (Down Syndrome Association of Northeast Indiana) Camp

Date: July 8-12

Age range: For campers with Down syndrome whose families are members of DSANI age 6-12

Date: July 29-Aug. 2

Age range: For campers with Down syndrome whose families are members of DSANI age 13 and older

Cost: Cost is based on level of assistance needed, Medicaid waiver accepted

Explorer Camp

Date: June 24-28

Age range: For campers with Type 1 diabetes age 6-13

Cost: $360 per week

More information: //campredcedar.com/dates-rates/

Fort Wayne Youtheatre

Location: Fort Wayne Youtheatre, 303 E. Main St.

Rising Stars Summer Camp

Date: June 17-28; July 22-Aug. 2

Age range: Grades 3-12

Cost: $349.99

Junior Rising Stars Summer Camp

Date: July 8-12; Aug. 5-9

Age range: Entering grades kindergarten-2nd

Cost: $100

More information: //www.fortwayneyoutheatre.org/summer-camps

Fort Wayne Ballet

Location: Fort Wayne Ballet, 300 E. Main St.

Once Upon a Time — Fairytale Camp for 3-Year-Olds

Date: June 4-8; July 23-27

Age range: 3

Cost: $80

Once Upon a Time — Fairytale Camp for 4-Year-Olds

Date: June 4-8; July 23-27

Age range: 4

Cost: $80

Once Upon a Time — Fairytale Camp for 5-Year-Olds

Date: June 4-8; July 23-27

Age range: 5

Cost: $85

Once Upon a Time — Fairytale Camp for 6-Year-Olds

Date: June 4-8; July 23-27

Age range: 6

Cost: $85

Beginning Ballet I

Date: June 19-24; July 23-27

Age range: 7 and older

Cost: $110-$125

Continuing Ballet I

Date: June 19-24; July 23-27

Age range: 7 and older

Cost: $110-$125

Continuing Ballet II

Date: June 19-July 26; July 23-27

Age range: Students who have completed Ballet IIA or Ballet IIB in the prior school year are eligible for this camp.

Cost: $125-$130

Ballet III and IV Camp

Date: July 9-13; July 16-20

Age range: Students who have completed Ballet III & IV in the prior school year are eligible for this camp. Or new student may take a placement.

Cost: $130

Continuing Evening Classes — Levels V, VI and PrePro

Date: June 4-7; July 9-12; July 16-19; July 23-26; July 30-Aug. 2

Age range: Students who have completed Ballet V, VI & PrePro in the prior school year are eligible for these classes.

Cost: $110 for the week or drop-in of $15 per class

Intro. Boy’s Camp

Date: July 9-13

Age range: Boys 7 and older

Cost: $30

Alternative Dance for Beginners

Date: June 4-8

Age range: 8-14

Cost: $80

More information: //www.fortwayneballet.org/summer-study

Indiana State Police

Career Camps

Date: July 7-12

Location: Trine University, Angola

Date: June 23-28

Location: Vincennes University, Vincennes

Age range: High school students

Cost: $250

Indiana Youth Cadet Law Enforcement Academy Camp

Date: July 14-19

Location: TBD, Indianapolis

Age range: High school students

Law Camps

Date: June 12-15

Location: Vincennes University, Vincennes

Date: June 26-29

Location: Anderson University, Anderson

Cost: $150

More information: //trooper.org/camps/