2024 Summer Camp & Program Guide - The Cleveland Moms

Summer 2024 will be here before we know it!

Summer camps & programs are among the highest requested information I get every single year so for 2024, I am excited to share information on Featured Camps that offer fantastic summer programs for kids. Learn about them below & then get started on your research with the Summer Camp community resource list that is available on the site all year long!

I’d highly recommend setting aside some time to register your kids now – many fill up super fast!

FEATURED CAMPS

BECK CENTER FOR THE ARTS – LAKEWOOD

Beck Center for the Arts is more than a professional theater in Lakewood. They offer summer camps, and classes, throughout the year in music (including private and group lessons), dance, theater, and visual arts. These classes are available for all ages, skill levels, and abilities. Summer camps focus on ages five to 19. Create arts experiences, grow self-confidence, and make new friends this summer! Stop by and enjoy a FREE visual arts exhibition throughout the year. These are always new and inspiring for all ages. Looking for some family fun this summer? Student tickets, and $10 SmartSeats® are available for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. This musical is great for the generations in your family. For more information and tickets please visit beckcenter.org/shows/beautiful

For more information, visit: beckcenter.org/education-programs

YOUNG CHEF’S ACADEMY – SOLON & STRONGSVILLE

Culinary Camp At Young Chefs® Academy Is So Much More Than Cooking! Young Chefs Academy’s seasonal cooking experiences deliver an immersive culinary adventure for the young chefs within our community, empowering budding chefs to grow in their knowledge of the culinary arts and self-confidence. Each day is filled with fun, hands-on adventures as we build upon new culinary skills and techniques. Our experienced staff is ready to deliver a well-rounded experience filled with culinary knowledge and fun! Seasonal camp adventures are available year-round. When school’s out, we’re open!

For more information visit: ycasolon.com or ycastrongsville.com

FALCON CAMP

Widely recognized as Ohio’s premier summer camp, Falcon offers a beautiful lakefront setting, talented staff and a wide variety of activities. Sailing, horseback riding, archery, riflery, theater, nature study, canoeing, creative video arts and much more. 90 miles south of Cleveland, ACA accredited since 1959, references available from around the world. Great fun in a safe, healthy environment.

For more information, visit: falconcamp.com

CLEVELAND CITY DANCE – SHAKER SQUARE

 

You will love watching your child’s eyes sparkle as their confidence grows & their dreams become a reality in magical camps & classes. Classes for ages 3 & up develop confidence, poise, technique, & friendships. Teachers are patient & experienced in encouraging dancers to do their personal best. Sessions run June 10 – August 10. Choose one to eight weeks. Twirling Tots Camps are a magical journey using your child’s imagination to create a dance & a craft to go with the theme. Ages 3-8 return every year for a Winter’s Ball, Peter & the Wolf, & more! Camps for ages 8 & up include pre-professional work on mastering technique in ballet & pointe, jazz, modern, conditioning, choreography & classical variations, & more. Boys only camp & adult & children individual class options also available. Space is limited.

For more information, visit: clevelandcitydance.com

BUSY BEES POTTERY & ART STUDIO – MENTOR

 

Sign your young artist up for Busy Bees’ Summer Art Camp. Camps run weekly throughout the summer, Monday to Friday with options for full or half days. Each day of camp revolves around a specific medium, with your child creating 1-3 art pieces daily. Our dedicated art instructors will explore with your child to create something magical. Children must be between the ages of 6-13. Check out our website to learn more and reserve your child’s spot today!  Use the code “CLE@MOM” for $35 off your registration. To ask us about our sibling discounts, give us a call at 440-571-5201!

For more information, visit: mentor.busybeesart.com/kids-camp

GUARDIANS YOUTH SUMMER CAMPS

 

Cleveland Guardians Youth Summer Camps are back for 2024! The Guardians will be hosting 10 weeklong camps throughout Cleveland & the surrounding area. Camps run M-F, 9-3pm for players age 6-14. These baseball/softball camps are for all skill levels. Campers will receive 30 hours of instruction, a full Guardians uniform, 2 tickets to a Guardians game, & get a player appearance during the camp week from a current or former Guardians player. Register now at CleGuardians.com/camps and use code MOM25 to receive $25 off the camp price if you register prior to May 1st. We have a uniform waiting for you!

For more information, visit: mlb.com/guardians/fans/summercamps

ADRENALINE MONKEY – WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS

 

We provide week-long adventure camps for campers ages 5-12 that feature activities on our ninja warrior-style obstacle courses, climbing walls, aerial ropes course, limited time in the arcade, nutrition/science interactive demonstrations, and even outdoor activities! We also incorporate weekly themes that promote teamwork, perseverance, and trying new things. Campers will not only improve their ninja skills and athleticism, but will also become more confident, focused, and empowered leaders.

For more information, visit: adrenalinemonkeyfun.com

FIT BY FIVE PRESCHOOL – WESTLAKE

 
Widely recognized as one of Cleveland’s premier & longest-standing summer camps, Fit by Five will offer programs for children ages 2-7! Our mission is to educate our students through playful MOVEMENT with a focus on the mind-body connection. Our Summer Campers can expect LOTS of outside time, theme weeks, sports, gymnastics, arts & crafts – all strategically paired with academics to keep your little ones learning throughout the summer months. In addition to FUN & energy-burning classes you can expect your child to continue development in the following areas: Independence, Socialization (classes are divided by age group & experience pod learning/teamwork centered activities), Cognitive Awareness (students will learn to follow directions, basic manners, & follow a daily routine), Physical Development (activities focus on a variety of age-appropriate milestones including balance, spatial awareness, strength, & coordination.)
 
For more information, visit: fitbyfive.com

ANNIE’S SIGNATURE SWEETS – BEREA

 
Annie’s Signature Sweets baking school is located at 1433 West Bagley Road, Ste 250 Berea, Ohio 44017. Annie’s baking school is a school for kids ages 10 and older to attend and Summer camps are available for kids ages 7 and older. Annie’s students work independently in every class and take home their own signature sweets in every class. Working independently helps retain the information and allows the students to build their confidence and their cooking/baking skills by being involved in every step from start to finish. Annie has taught over 900 classes since 2018 and has 18 years experience as a Pastry Chef. Annie’s unique class topics and pastry experience keep kids and adults returning again and again. Keep up to date on Annie’s website for camps and classes all year long.
 
For more information, visit: anniessignaturesweets.com

CLIMB ON THE ROCKS – ELYRIA

 
Join us for a week (or two) of fun! On The Rocks Climbing Gym offers two week-long day camps for beginner and intermediate climbers up to age 13 and is from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on the following dates: Monday, July 8th – Thursday, July 11th (Week 1); Monday, July 15th – Thursday, July 18th (Week 2). Here, kids will climb together, learn together and play together through arts and crafts, guided climbing and games thereby helping to develop the mind (introspection, problem solving, perseverance), body (the strength and mobility work required by climbing) and soul (connection with their fellow climbers); the lessons learned from climbing truly extend beyond the walls!
 
For more information, email: [email protected] or visit: climbontherocks.com/pages/summer-camp

D-BAT SOLON – SOLON

 
D-BAT Solon, a state of the art baseball and softball facility, provides camp during the summer. Camp consists of hitting, fielding, pitching and catching drills with other games like kickball, wiffle ball, capture the flag and so much more! The camp is offered for ages 6 to 13 Monday through Friday 9-2 pm for 9 weeks and campers should bring lunch each day. Summer Camp begins Monday June 3rd and ends on Friday August 11th. You are able to register for single days, multiple days, or by the week. Don’t miss out on this fun camp experience! To register for camp or learn more information contact Zack Emerman, General Manager at (440) 732-3228 or [email protected]
 
For more information, visit: dbatsolon.com

SCHOOL OF ROCK – WESTLAKE, STRONGSVILLE, & HIGHLAND HEIGHTS 

 
Want to rock out this summer? School of Rock summer camps are immersive music programs designed for young musicians aged 7-18 who want to develop their skills in a fun and supportive environment. Campers receive instruction on their chosen instrument(s) from experienced musicians and educators. These instruments can range from guitar, bass, drums, keyboards, and vocals. Camps are often tailored to different skill levels, from beginners to more advanced players. Our performance camps offer students the chance to showcase their progress through live performances. These performances take place at the camp location or local venues.
 
For more information, visit: schoolofrock.com/locations

SUPER NINJA ZONE – CUYAHOGA FALLS

 
At Super Ninja Zone in Cuyahoga Falls, kids will climb, swing, balance, run, and jump their way through the summer in our 3-Story Ninja Gym. Themed weeks like Hero, Ninja, Villain, Lego, and Anime week. Our Summer camp features guided games and challenges, field trips to local parks, arts and crafts, fitness classes, movie breaks, snack times, and weekly special events/guests. Half-Day & Full-Day options. Single-Day, 3-Day, and Full-Week options! Ages 6-14
 
For more information, visit: superninjazone.com

CAVS ACADEMY – MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

 
From June to August, Cavs Academy offers camps focused on the FUNdamentals of basketball, physical fitness and sportsmanship for ages 4 – 14. The Monday to Thursday programs are designed with dynamic warm-ups, skills and drills training, and gameplay that engage and empower young athletes, catering to individuals of all skill levels from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Use code CLEMOM24 for a special discount on all of our camps. We cannot wait to see you on the court this summer!
 
For more information, visit: cavsyouth.com/summertour

USA NINJA CHALLENGE – TWINSBURG

 
USA Ninja Challenge offers exciting day camp experiences in Twinsburg, Ohio! Our camp program focuses on building confidence through fun and fitness. Kids will have the chance to test their limits in a safe environment, navigating obstacles with children their own age. Ninja camps are the best way to provide a fun time of specific skills training, ninja games, and ninja course creation that will keep kids engaged day after day!
 
For more information, visit: ninjatwinsburg.com

UNIVERSITY OF AKRON – AKRON

 

High school students are invited to apply for a brand-new Summer Influencer Boot Camp. This week-long, in-person day camp is hosted by the School of Communication at The University of Akron. Participants going into grades 9-12 will work directly with communication faculty to develop the skills needed to become a content creator or influencer. Students will take advantage of the School of Comm.’s multiple production facilities, work with award-winning faculty and experience much of what the University of Akron and the city have to offer. The week will include field trips and activities with many opportunities for creating content.

 
For more information, visit: uakron.edu/schlcomm/camp

CAPS FIELDHOUSE – VALLEY VIEW

 

Our soccer and multi-sport camps offer an amazing experience for young athletes, combining expert coaching with a fun and inclusive environment. Participants not only hone their skills through dynamic drills and games but also build confidence and teamwork. With top-notch facilities and a passionate staff dedicated to each camper’s growth, our camps ensure an unforgettable and enriching sports adventure. Join us and discover the perfect blend of skill development and summer fun!  

 
For more information, visit: capsprograms.com/camps

CASE WESTERN UNIVERSITY – UNIVERSITY CIRCLE

 
Register Today! Hands-on engineering excitement & discovery for students entering 7th, 8th, or 9th grade! Camp Dates (weekdays): July 15 – July 26 from 9am- 4p.m. think[STEM] is a two-week summer day camp that offers students the opportunity to learn about different types of engineering through hands-on activities & a rigorous curriculum that explores fundamental engineering concepts. Parents/Guardians & registered students will participate in a pre-camp orientation & tour on July 11 from 5-7pm. During the program, campers will examine ways that engineering affects their everyday lives. Each session will explore an engineering field including: materials; manufacturing; aerospace; biomedical; civil; environmental; mechanical; electricity; & computers + software. Students will also learn how to use the software, tools, and equipment at think[box.] Tuition is $400.00.
 
For more information, visit: case.edu/gcr/thinkstem

FOR ADDITIONAL CAMPS & PROGRAMS:

You’ll find Cleveland area day camps in:

– Downtown Cleveland
– West Side
– East Side
– South Side

as well as overnight camps within 3 hours of CLE!

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