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2018 summer camps schedules and activities

Make Your Own Book Summer Camp, featuring composing and illustrating a self-authored book, for ages 10-13, June 5 to 9. For more information, contact Anna Flurry at or 860-398-9619.

Prescott Center for the Arts summer youth programs, June 6 to July 22, June 18 to 29 and July 9 to 28, 928-445-3286,

Yavapai College for Kids Prescott. Classes for kids ages 5-17 in science and technology, nature, creative arts, drama, filmmaking and writing, cooking, languages and more. Register by phone at 928-717-7755. Walk-in: Community Education Office: Bldg. 31, Room 108. Session A: Monday to Thursday, June 4-21. Session B: Monday to Thursday, July 9-26.

YMCA day camps, May 29 to Aug. 1. Arizona Cardinals NFL youth flag football league, basketball camp, itty bitty sports clinics, volleyball camp, soccer camp, fencing camp, lacrosse skills camp, pickleball, adult flag football league, gymnastics summer camp, dolphin day camp, mermaid camp, June ballet intensives, and June dance camps, 928-445-7221 or

Boys & Girls Club summer camps include 10 weeks of art, sports, swimming, learning and field trips. Prescott Clubhouse, 335 E. Aubrey St., 928-776-8686 or Prescott Valley Clubhouse, 8201 E. Loos Drive. 928-237-1377.

Social Justice and Leadership Summer Intensive - learn how to create positive change in the world. This camp is for 9 to 12 graders, June 18-23. Contact Anna Flurry at or 860-398-9619. Register at

Students ages 11 to 15 are invited to join Ecosa Institute for a week-long architecture, arts & design camp to be held July 16 through July 20, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., at the Ecosa studio, 212 W. Gurley St. Campers will learn the foundations of ecological/sustainable design, architectural drawing and drafting skills, creating community through art and design and capturing art in nature. or call 928-541-1002.

2018 Swim School (ages 3-18) at Yavapai College. Eight different classes, with five levels of swimming, are offered running from June 4 to July 19. For more information, contact Paula Tomitz at or 928-776-2238.

Summer Zoo Camp is being offered by Heritage Park Zoo with various themes. Week-long camps run from June 4 to July 27. For more information, contact 928-778- or

FolkHappens! offers free Contra Dances for high school and college-age youth: 7 p.m. May 26, June 23, July 28 and August 25. For location and more information, call 928-925-5210 or visit

The Salvation Army in Prescott is sending kids ages 7-12 to attend Camp Ponderosa Ranch in Heber, AZ from June 18-22. Through the support of sponsors and golfers, we raised enough money at our 18th Annual Kidz 2 Camp Golf Tournament so that kids can attend this week of summer camp for the cost of only $10 per camper. Please call 928-778-0150 to schedule an appointment to apply or for more information.

British Soccer Camp: Challenger Sports has teamed up with Prescott Valley to host this camp during the week of July 17 to 24 at Antelope Park. The camp runs Monday through Friday and each child will be coached by a member of the team of 1,200 British soccer coaches. The camp is open to players between the ages of 3 and 19. To register and for more information go to

Summer reading program at Chino Valley Public Library. This year’s theme is “Build a Better World.” For more information, contact Miss Darlene at 928-636-9115.

Summer reading programs at Prescott Public Library. This year’s theme is “Libraries rock!” For more information, call 928-777-1537 or visit

Summer reading programs for teens, ages 12-18, and youth up to 11, are being offered at Prescott Valley Public Library. For more information, contact 928-759-3038. The program runs from June 1 to July 31.

HUSD Summer Meal Service: Free summer meals to all children who are 18 years and younger at Coyote Springs Elementary, Lake Valley Elementary, Mountain View Elementary and Humboldt Elementary. No paperwork. Just show up. Call 928-759-5014 for times and dates.

PUSD Summer Meal Service: Free breakfast and lunch to all K-12 children at Abia Judd Elementary School from Monday to Thursday, June 4 to June 21 (while summer school is in session). Breakfast and lunch is also provided during the summer at the Boys/Girls Club of Prescott and the Prescott YMCA through PUSD. For more information, contact Amy Seigler at 928-717-3232.

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