Summer Activities for Kids 2013

April 18, 2013


2013 Summer WONDER Camps & OSU College of Education Summer Camps:

The Oklahoma WONDERtorium, the College of Education and Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology at OSU collaborate again this year to bring our community a series of exciting and interactive 3-day learning experiences.  Camps are for young people, ages 8 to 12 years and meet from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

June 11 – 13:  Nano Science Camp (Willard Hall)

June 18 – 20:  Insect Adventure 1 (OSU Insect Adventure)

June 25 – 27:  Insect adventure 2 (OSU Insect Adventure)

July 9 – 11:  Outback-Take a Trip to the Land Down Under (Willard Hall)

July 16 – 18:  Science Laboratory-Scientist on the Loose! (Willard Hall)

July 23 – 25:  Lights, Camera, Action-Take 2!

For more information please visit:


2013 Summer WONDER Early Childhood Camps:

Early June through late July- Tuesdays and Thursdays for 3 & 4 year olds (mornings) and 5, 6 & 7 year olds (afternoons).  Early childhood camps are planned for Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the summer.  These camps will be held at the WONDERtorium for 2-hour time blocks.  Campers will experience the best summertime fun in the Oklahoma WONDERtorium’s safe, clean, and especially FUN environment! Days are filled with activities that include art and science projects and playing in the museum for breaks.  To read more about our Early Childhood Camps and register click HERE


2013 Summer WONDER Discovery Wednesday Camps:

Mid June through Late July Discovery Wednesday Camps offer a broad and well-rounded schedule for the child who is curious, adventurous and active. We offer a variety of hands-on, highly interactive summer discovery camps.  These once a week, 2-hour camps are targeted to ages 5, 6, & 7 and then 8-12 year olds on a rotating weekly schedule.  Each age group will have three camp days of explorations.  To read more about Discovery Wednesday Camps or to register, click HERE.


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Stillwater Family YMCA:

Summer Camp 2013 – May 28-Aug. 15:  7:00 am – 5:30 pm.  Arts and crafts, Sports, Games, Movies, Outdoor activities, swimming (M-W-F), Exciting field trips and movie day package, AM snack, Lunch and PM snack.  One time registration fee $25(one child) $35(multiple children).  Weekly cost: $110/child for YMCA members, $120/child for non-members.  Call 405-372-5833 to reserve your space today!

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Learn to Swim with Amber:  Sessions are for 2 weeks (8 classes total) and each class is approximately 30-40 min. long. Classes are taught Monday to Thursday with Fridays used as a make-up day in case of bad weather.  Class sizes are small, no more than 6 to 8 students per class.  Cost $60/student plus $20 deposit; $5 discount for each additional sibling.  Classes taught at The Links and you don’t have to be a member to take lessons.  Space is limited, enroll today!

Session 1 – June 3 – 13

Session 2 – June 24 – July 5

(morning and evening classes offered)

Session 3 – July 8 – 18

For more information or to enroll contact Amber Gray at 405-880-0474 or or visit Learn 2 Swim With Amber on Facebook

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Registration for the ‘Learn to Swim Program’ at the municipal pool is underway. Click here for more info


OSU Summer Design Day Camp:

June 17 – 20.  9:00 am – 4:00 pm Oklahoma high school students will have the opportunity to design assistive devices for people of different ages with various physical disabilities.  For more information please contact Dr. Paulette Hebert (405) 744-9931, or




Stillwater Volleyball Camp:  June 10 – 13, Stillwater High School Gymnasium.  This camp is designed to teach the fundamental skills of volleyball:  serving, passing, setting, attacking, blocking and individual defense.  Players will learn how to use these skills in mini games.  Each player will receive instruction from a team of outstanding coaches!  For more information or to register click HERE.


Stillwater Pioneer Basketball Camp:  May 29 – June 1:  All day camp will run 8:15 am – 4:00 pm.  Children ages 6 – 15 old are eligible to participate and will be divided according to age and ability.  Camp cost $125 and will cover ball handling, defensive stance & position, form shooting, offensive moves, passing fundamentals, rebounding techniques and team concepts.  Campers also receive camp certificate, camp t-shirt, individual instruction, individual/team awards.  For more information or to register click HERE.


Pioneer Performance Football Camps: 

Session 1:  June 11, 18, 25 – Grades 1-6  10:00 am – Noon – Cost: $50

Session 2:  July 9, 16, 23 – Grades 1-6  10:00 am – Noon – Cost: $50 (Session 2 will be a continuation of skills learned in session 1.  We would like to encourage players to attend both sessions.)

Strength/Conditioning/Individual Skills Tuesday – Thursday in June and July – Grades 7-12 – Cost: $150

For additional information or to register click HERE.


2013 Stillwater Pioneer 7th Grade Football Team Camp:  May 29-31 from 8am to 10:30 am at Stillwater Junior High Practice Field. Click for more info
2013 Stillwater Pioneer 8th Grade Football Team Camp: May 29-31 and June 4-6 from 8am to 10:30am at Stillwater Junior High Practice Field. Click for more info


Stillwater Pioneers Softball Clinic:  May 29 – 31: Little Couch Park.  A fundamental clinic for fastpitch players, all skill levels welcome.  The clinic will include hitting, fielding, sliding, base running and scrimmages.  Stillwater High School coaches and players from the Lady Pioneer Softball team will be hands on at the clinic.  Players need to bring their own equipment (glove, cleats, bats and a helmet), and a water bottle.  All campers must be dressed appropriately for camp (no cut off shirts or tank tops).  Proper pants and socks need to be worn.  Registration due May 1st.

Session 1: K – 4th, 8:00 – 10:00 am

Session 2: 5th – 8th, 10:30am – 12:30pm

For more information or to register click HERE.


Pioneer Soccer Academy: July 9-12 at Stillwater Junior High School.  Space is limited, so sign up TODAY! Click HERE for more info 


Pioneer Baseball Camp: June 3-6 from 9 to noon at Babcock Park (19th & Western). Click here for more info


Pioneer Summer Pride, Opportunity to Improve Speed, Strength, Agility and Endurance: June 3-July 19, 6th through 12 graders. Click HERE for more info



Stillwater Youth Football Association:

For Youth in 1st – 7th Grades (Fall 2013).  Registration dates: May 11 OR July 13, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm at SYFA Offices, 1630 Cimarron Plaza.  Registration fees: $180 ($30 discount for all registrations paid prior to May 12!).  Copy of birth certificate required for registration.  For additional information: 405-377-7932, or


Stillwater Public Schools Summer School:

Elementary Summer Programs – Summer school will be offered Tuesday through Thursday, 8:00 am – Noon.  Summer school will cost $150 for the entire 15 day program.  Enrollment deadline is May 15.  For more information click HERE.

Magic Monday – Elective classes will be offered on Mondays, 8:00 am – Noon, during the weeks of Summer School.  Magic Mondays will cost $50 in addition to the $150 for Summer School.  Enrollment deadline is May 15.  For more information click HERE.

Summer Kid Series 2013

 Summer Kids Series at Carmike Cinema’s: June 6th through August 8th.  $4 per person and this includes admission and kids tray (popcorn, drink and snack).


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Tony Allen Hosts “Grit & Grind” Camp:

July 29-31, inside Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater.  Former Cowboy and current Memphis Grizzly Tony Allen will be hosting the Grit & Grind Basketball Skills Academy.  It is one of three camps the NBA player will be hosting this summer.  The camp is for children ages 9-17 and is FREE. To register for the Stillwater camp, parents can visit his website at <>. For more information, please e-mail < <>> or call (773) 609-2861.



Dog Days of Summer Art and Music Camp: July 22-26 at Sunnybrook Church. There are two sessions: the AM session is for kids entering 1st-3rd grade… the PM session is for kids entering 4th-6th grade. We will be creating music using our voices and classroom instruments, such as xylophones and drums. We will also be creating visual art. We will create a mini gallery to share with family members at the end of the week, combining visual art and music to retell favorite folktales. Instructors are Denise Ferrell, Skyline art teacher, and Trish Ranson, Westwood music teacher. It will be held in the multipurpose room at Sunnybrook Church.
 Click HERE for more info  
Stillwater Honor Choir Summer Choir Camp: June 10-14, 1-3:30pm at Westwood Elementary. 
 This is it’s 13th year. It’s for kids entering 3rd through 6th grade. We focus on singing, moving and instrument playing (music classroom instruments, such as boomwhackers, xylophones and hand drums). The theme for this year’s camp is All Creatures Great and Small. For more info click here


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The Botanic Garden Youth Programs

Plants & Bugs Day Camp – July 22-26

Cost: $125; Times: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Class size: limited to 20 students, ages 9-12

Contact Shelley Mitchell, 405-744-5755 to register

For more programs for kids ages 6 to 12 at the Botanic Garden, click here


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Camp McFadden Summer Camps:

Outdoor activities from the Ropes Course Challenge to evening campfires are all under the guidance of well-trained staff and awaits boys and girls alike ages 6 to 15 years old.  Camp McFadden is located at 9137 W. Hartford, Ponca City.  For more information and camp sessions visit    or call 580.762.9955



dig into reading

Dig into Reading Summer Kickoff Event: Sunday, June 2 from 2:00 – 4:00 PM at the Stillwater Public Library. Click HERE for dates for the summer programs


lakeside golf

Lakeside Golf Academy: The Lakeside Junior Golf Academy is accepting students for the 2013 season.  The program for ages 5-13 covers swing development, short game, proper golf etiquette and creating a positive competitive attitude. This introductory to the game of golf is designed to ultimately equip each participant with the knowledge and confidence to play golf for a lifetime.  Students will be grouped into learning teams according to age, gender, and playing ability.  For only $75 per month, each child receives eight (8) one-hour sessions of group instruction per month, an embroidered hat and good times!  For enrollment forms click HERE.


Meridian Technology Center Summer Camp:

Looking for a fun and educational summer camp in Oklahoma for your kids?  Meridian offers two for your campers.

2013 Go Girls, May 28-30 for girls entering 8th-10th grade.

2013 Tech Trek, June 4-6 for students entering 7th-9th grade.

Both camps include lunch, snacks, transportation from your school to Meridian, T-shirt, supplies and certified instructors.  For more information or to register, contact Judy Sindelar at (405) 377-3333 or visit


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Travis Ford Men’s Basketball Camps and Clinics:

Coach Ford and his outstanding staff will oversee and organize all sessions of camp.  The primary purposes are to teach young men to develop their skill and improve their abilities in the finer points of basketball, improve as people, and to have fun.  The camp staff incorporates development of sportsmanship, leadership, and citizenship.  Under Big 12 and NCAA rules, any young men ages 6 through 18, including graduated seniors, are eligible to participate.  Application deadline is May 24. 

May 29-31 Mini Camp – Grades 1st-6th  Price: $150

June 2-5 Individual Camp – Grades 3rd-12th  Price: $450 (overnight) or $350 (commuter)

June 14-16 Team Camp – Grades 9th-12th  Price: $575/team + $125/player

For more information or to register visit


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2013 Jim Littell’s Cowgirls Basketball Camp:

May 29-31 Little Cowgirl Camp – Grades K-3rd  Price $95

May 29-31 Junior Cowgirl Camp – Grades 4th-8th  Price: $95

June 6-8 Team Camp (Varsity, Junior Varsity) – Grades 9-12  Price: $195 per player or $145 commuter

June 10-12 Individual Skills Camp – Grades 6th-12th  Price: $290 (overnight) / $240 (commuter)

June 10-12 Advanced Player Camp – Grades 9th-12th  Price $290 (overnight) / $240 (commuter)

For more information or to register visit


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2nd Annual Keiton Page Skills Camp:

July 15-17:  9:00 am – Noon.  At Morrison Event Center in Morrison, OK.  Grades 2nd to 8th.  Cost is $100. Click HERE for more info.

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OSU Summer Camps 2013:

Click HERE to learn about the available camps!


Three Points Karate: 3 months of character development focused martial arts lessons.  Click HERE for more information or to register.



youth fitness zone

Youth Fitness Zone 2013 Summer Camps:  All camps are Monday – Friday from 1:00 – 4:00 pm.  Join us for lots of exciting opportunities for a fun-filled summer at Youth Fitness Zone!  All camps include theme related activities and/or experiments, as well as plenty of fun exercise and snack time!  Space is limited so call 405-533-4033 or email now to reserve your spot!  For more information about available camps click HERE.

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Girl Scouts of Eastern Oklahoma, Sylvia Stapely Day Camp 2013:

June 10-14: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.  Registration deadline is May 3 or when camp is full.  Register early!  For more information or to register visit


kids kingdom

Kids kingdom Summer Camps: Starting June 3 through August 9. Full day and half day camps available. For more info click here

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Stillwater Multi Arts Center

Multi Art Center’s Summer Art Camp is a fun and creative way to spend the summer!  At Summer Art Camp, cmapers will learn to use a variety of different art mediums including clay, paints, and other two and three-dimensional media.  Campers will also get artsy in the kitchen making cookies, pretzels, flying monkey bread, and more depending on their age group!  Campers have a daily break to enjoy a healthy snack and some fun and games.  A special exhibit highlighting the art of every camper will be held in the gallery in August.  This year’s theme is “Over the Rainbow”, a tribute to the wonderful world of Oz.  All sessions are two weeks long and meet Monday through Thursday.  There is no camp on Fridays.  The cost is $130 per session.

Session #1: June 3 – 13 from 8:30 am – Noon

Ages: 5 & 6 year olds who have not completed 1st grade.

Session #2: June 3 – 13 from 8:30 am – Noon

Grades: 1st & 2nd – Children who completed the grade in 2013.

Session #3: June 3 – 13 from 1:00 – 4:30 pm

Grades: 3rd and 4th – Children who completed the grade in 2013.

Session #4: June 17 – 27 from 8:30 am – Noon

Ages: 5 & 6 year olds who have not completed the 1st grade.

Session #5: June 17 – 27 from 8:30 am – Noon

Grades: 3rd and 4th – Children who completed the grade in 2013.

Session #6: June 17 – 27 from 1:00 – 4:30 pm

Grades: 1st and 2nd – Children who completed the grade in 2013.

Session #7: July 8 – 18 from 8:30 am – Noon

Grades 1st and 2nd – Children who completed the grade in 2013.

Session #8: July 8 – 18 from 8:30 am – Noon

Ages: 5 & 6 year olds who have not completed the 1st Grade.

Session #9: July 8 – 18 from 1:00 – 4:30 pm

Grades 5th – 7th – Children who completed the grade in 2013.

Session #10: July 22 – August 1 from 8:30 am – Noon

Grades 3rd and 4th – Children who completed the grade in 2013.

Session #11: July 22 – August 1 from 8:30 am – Noon

Grades 5th – 7th – Children who completed the grade in 2013.

Session #12: July 22 – August 1 from 1:00 – 4:30 pm

Grades 1st and 2nd – Children who completed the grade in 2013.

Enroll at the Multi Arts Center at 1001 S. Duck, Stillwater, OK.  For more information or to register call 405-747-8084 or click HERE.

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Sunnybrook Christian Church Camps

Camp Cyokamo is a week where students can get away, hang out with friends, make new friends and learn more about building a relationship with God. This week is filled with incredible worship and challenging messages. You will need a 2013 Sunnybrook Student Release Form and a Camp Registration/Paintball Release Form. Dates for camp are listed below.  Click HERE for registration forms and more info

Sr. High Camp Cyokamo June 9-14, 2013

Jr. High Camp Cyokamo June 16-21, 2013


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KANAKUK KAMPS is coming to Stillwater! Kanakuk’s day Kamp, KampOut, will be here August 5th – 9th and will be located at Sunnybrook Christian Church.
KampOut is for elementary age kids, from 9:00AM-4:00PM. From a zip line to archery KampOut brings Kanakuk to your home town, register you child for an exciting, memorable, growing, incredibly fun experience!!
Visit to learn more about Kamp and register!



Sunnybrook Christian Church “FamilyQuake/FX”:

Sunnybrook will host FAMILYQUAKE! June 2nd at Sunnybrook Christian Church from 4:00-8:00 p.m.  The event is free for the whole family and includes dinner, fun activities and ending the evening with FX (the family experience).  FX is a multi-media production that engages the family in learning a biblical virtue.  The production involves a cast of young and old with a take home piece that everyone will enjoy!  T-shirts are available for purchase.  For more information or to register click HERE.


Vacation Bible Schools—

University Heights Baptist Church Vacation Bible School:

June 17-21: 9:00 am – Noon daily.  This year’s theme is “Kingdom Rock, Where Kids Stand Strong for God”.  Registration is open to kids who have completed Pre-K through 5th grade.  To register click HERE.


Countryside Baptist Church Vacation Bible School:

June 10-14: 9:00 am – Noon.  Kingdom Rock! Where Kids Stand Strong for God. Ages 4 years old to 5th grade. For more information 405-372-2023 or to register online.


Eagle Heights Baptist Church VBS 
June 17-20: 6-8:30pm. Theme: Let’s travel to ATHENS  Paul’s Dangerous Journey To Share The Truth
Registration will begin on-line May 15 @


Bible School at Bible Baptist Church: 
June 24-28 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Ages: 3 years old-8th Grade
This year’s theme is “Knights of the Cross” and activities include: games, songs, crafts and Bible-based character lessons. Free transportation is available. The cost is free, but registration is required. To register your children, please call 372-7444. Bible Baptist Church is located at 115 N. Young St. near the corner of E. Virginia and N. Jardot, one mile east of Walmart.

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