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Virtual Summer Camps

Virtual / Online Summer Camps 2020

Summer camps have gone VIRTUAL! This is KidsOutAndAbout.com's week-by-week list of hundreds of online summer camps for 2020 drawn from all over North America, Click on the subject filter to show the topics that interest your kids!

*Remember, the time zone of the camp might not match with the time zone where you live, so make sure to take that into consideration as you're investigating!

Week of May 31, 2020

Title Description
The Phoenix Theatre Company: Puppetry 1
Feeling lonely in quarantine? This course will teach you how to create a puppet that can keep you entertained for hours! Using just a sock as a base and lots of creativity you can create a unique puppet character all your own. Ages 7-12.
Arts
6-8 years
The Phoenix Theatre Company: Puppetry 2
Puppetry ignites your imagination and challenges your dexterity. A continuation of Puppetry Part 1, this course focuses on Jim Henson puppetry techniques and teaches you how to animate your hand to bring life to sock puppets and foam mouth style puppets. Ages 7-12.
Arts
6-8 years
The Phoenix Theatre Company: Theatre Dance Party
Designed with YOUR living room in mind, hook up your computer and let us have a silly dance party with your students! Themed something different every week, we're ready to bring the silly and fun to your home! (Silly outfits encouraged.) Ages 7-12.
Arts
6-8 years
The Phoenix Theatre Company: Living Room Choreography
Missing dance calls? Want to continue practicing choreography? We've got you covered. Professional dancer, Lynzee Foreman is here to take you to the next level in your living room! For ages 13-17.
Arts
Teenagers
Sibling Stardom with The Phoenix Theatre Company
Love putting on shows for your family? Have a sibling to use as a costar? Let us be your director and choreographer! During a week of hour long classes, we'll direct a short musical for you to perform for your family on Friday! A 5 class series for ages 4-17.
Arts
4-5 years
On-Camera Beginner Masterclass with Debby Rosenthal
Experience real-time, live instruction with classmates and a professional, experienced instructor. This masterclass will focus on the fun and creative side of acting through the lens of a camera for commercials, movies, and self-taping auditions. You will finish this masterclass with powerful techniques, self-awareness, real-world knowledge of the business, and more confidence. But most importantly, you’re going to learn a ton while having fun! Recommended for ages 8+.
Arts
6-8 years
On-Camera Intermediate Masterclass with Debby Rosenthal
Experience real-time, live instruction with classmates and a professional, experienced instructor. This masterclass will focus on the fun and creative side of acting through the lens of a camera for commercials, movies, and self-taping auditions. You will finish this masterclass with powerful techniques, self-awareness, real-world knowledge of the business, and more confidence. But most importantly, you’re going to learn a ton while having fun!
Arts
Teenagers
Personal Finance Virtual Summer Camp from Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
The St. Louis Fed's Economic Education team has created a virtual summer camp for children in grades 3-5 and 6-8. Through videos, quizzes, online modules and Q&As, young learners will discover and apply essential concepts such as how money works; how to evaluate everyday decisions; and how savings and credit are used.
Indoor
6-8 years
Virtual Kids Martial Arts and MORE!
Ninja Training Martial Arts Classes PLUS SuperQuest Leadership, Safety, Art, and Science Program! Try FREE for two weeks and 10% off ALL SUMMER!
Arts
4-5 years
Neuron Garage Virtual Camp
Ages 7-12 years old. Campers join our virtual community, led by a LIVE, trained Guide, and get hands-ons, repurposing their recycling to solve fun, weekly engineering challenges. Through the process, they have fun, make new friends, and build the foundation for a vibrant future.
STEM
6-8 years
Virtual Summer Camp with Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
As we navigate the continued safety concerns surrounding COVID-19, the Arboretum has decided to offer the first 5 weeks of Summer Camp in a completely virtual format. This virtual camp will allow your family to connect with nature while supporting the Arboretum’s crucial conservation and education efforts.
STEM
4-5 years
Kids Culinary School by Bake Austin
Introducing ​Kids Culinary Schoolby Bake Austin. A new virtual cooking experience that offers you everything you know and love about Bake Austin from the comfort of your home! PLUS online enhancements including printable materials, video tutorials, online recipes, and more.
Arts
9-12 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: Camp Showbiz: E-cademy for ages 3.5 – 17
Get moving and get creative from the comfort of your own home with Magik’s newly devised summer program Camp Showbiz: E-cademy for ages 3.5 – 17. Classes will run in two week session from June 1 – August 21, 2020. Every week, students will engage in four types of learning: class meeting and warm ups, one-on-one coaching with a teaching artist, audio-visual tutorials, and provided off-screen activities.
Arts
2-3 years
VIRTUAL PLAY Summer Camp
Come PLAY with Keegan this summer from HOME! Students use their Actor's Tools through an immersive exploration of storytelling, design, movement, music, games, and more. Families will receive the PRK Periodical that includes ideas for snacks, outdoor activities, movies, and mindfulness related to the weekly theme. We will have a digital sharing at 4:30 pm on Friday. Every week is a new adventure.
Arts
4-5 years
Virtual Summer Camp with Mad Science Houston
We strive to provide parents with options this summer! Whether in-person or on-screen, campers will take an amazing science journey every day and make different take home projects to show you what they learned! We have preschool and school age options available and multiple science themes to choose from.
STEM
4-5 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: Summer Camps at Alliance Theatre (Ages 3 yrs-Grade 12)
THE STAGE IS VIRTUAL. THE MEMORIES ARE REAL. Don’t let staying home keep your young actor from performing. This summer, the Alliance Theatre is bringing its signature drama camps straight to your living room! Your young actor will collaborate with other artists, learn about performance, and make lasting memories – all from home. Having successfully delivered camps and classes virtually this spring, we know our virtual camps will engage and inspire your young actor.
Arts
2-3 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: PARISH SAVE OUR SUMMER
Due to COVID19 restrictions we are disappointed that we cannot welcome campers to campus this summer, but Parish S.O.S. is proud to present more than 50 distance learning options including fine arts, STEM, world language, and fitness. Parents can choose from a menu of offerings of varied lengths in both the morning and afternoon. Structured, weeklong sessions, where friends can learn, socialize, and create with our instructors, provide parents the opportunity to catch up on work or take a break. Many of our programs only require a laptop and a readiness to learn, while other camps come with a set of supplies for you to safely pick up before camp starts. Parish Save Our Summer 2020 registration is now open!
Arts
4-5 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: Online Summer Design Camps - Museum of Design Atlanta
Like all of our education programs, campMODA teaches kids to use design thinking in combination with STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art/design, and math) skills to solve problems and address challenges. campMODA is offered at a variety of locations each summer and holiday season in half-day and full-day week-long sessions.
Arts
6-8 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: FREE STEM Summer Camps - San Jacinto College- NASA Pathway to the STARS
These FREE two week-long cyber camps are for students who have just completed the 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grades as of May 2020. These online camps are offered in 2-week formats for 4 hours of student engagement per day (Monday to Friday).
STEM
9-12 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: Summer Art Camps- Oil and Cotton
Art Camp when School is OUT!
Arts
4-5 years
Virtual Tech Summer Camps - ID Tech Camps
Learn from home. Right now. Join over 50,000 students who are building in-demand skills, collaborating with friends online, and gaining confidence—all from the comfort of home. For ages 7-19.
STEM
6-8 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: Camp Invention Connect - National Inventors Hall of Fame
Imaginations soar with our new at-home program, Camp Invention Connect™! Children in grades K-6 receive four exciting activity kits packed full of materials to get them outside and active as they explore concepts of flight, tackle environmental challenges, build the ultimate sports complex, design the next great invention and gain confidence as innovators and entrepreneurs!
STEM
4-5 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: iCode ONLINE SUMMER CAMPS
iCode online summer campers are immersed in a world of coding and design. Our camps are perfect for kids who have great imaginations, enjoy solving challenges, or simply love technology. Moreover, summer camps are a great way to gain insight into our year-round curriculum. Find the perfect fit for your child’s interest and skill level.
STEM
4-5 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: Young Vincents Summer Fine Art Camp
Carrie Curran Art Studios is bringing Summer Fine Art Camp to the comfort of your home! We are offering virtual camps starting May 26 through August 6 for those families who are staying home. Your favorite art instructors will bring the joy of art and inspiration directly to children in these live interactive camps.
Arts
6-8 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: e-Volved Life Virtual Summer Camps - e-volvedLIFE
Online, interactive summer camps for kids ages 5-13. Themes offered are: nature, storybook/fantasy, cooking and art.
Arts
4-5 years
Virtual Summer Camps at Valley Youth Theatre (Ages 5-8) And (9+)
Want to take the MAGIC that is Valley Youth Theatre right into your home? This summer, VYT has adapted our traditional summer camp model to a virtual platform, in an effort to keep our students safe and healthy... while still offering our signature VYT fun!
Arts
4-5 years
The Georgetown Palace Theatre: ONLINE Theatre Camps
The Georgetown Palace Theatre Education Department has gone online for the month of June!! There are 4 exciting online camp/class options to choose from for June 1st - June 26th at reduced costs. Detailed descriptions, pricing, hours, and registration links for all camps can be found on our website, www.georgetownpalace.com/summer-camps-2020/
Arts
6-8 years
Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas Virtual Programs- 1st-3rd Grade
Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas is offering exciting virtual programs to girls in 1st-8th grades. Girls will make new friends while learning about topics such as STEM, media literacy, and physical, mental, and emotional well-being. Girls will gain valuable skills, build community, and learn to lead! Programs begin June 1, 2020. Limited spots available. Register soon!
STEM
6-8 years
Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas Virtual Programs- 4TH – 6TH GRADE
Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas is offering exciting virtual programs to girls in 1st-8th grades. Girls will make new friends while learning about topics such as STEM, media literacy, and physical, mental, and emotional well-being. Girls will gain valuable skills, build community, and learn to lead! Programs begin June 1, 2020. Limited spots available. Register soon!
STEM
9-12 years
Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas Virtual Programs- 7TH – 8TH GRADE
Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas is offering exciting virtual programs to girls in 1st-8th grades. Girls will make new friends while learning about topics such as STEM, media literacy, and physical, mental, and emotional well-being. Girls will gain valuable skills, build community, and learn to lead! Programs begin June 1, 2020. Limited spots available. Register soon!
STEM
Teenagers
CodeREV Kids Tech Camps
CodeREV Kids Tech Camps are the ultimate camp experience in education and fun. Whether learning to write code, 3D model and animate, develop the next great app or game, mod in Minecraft, or publish the next great Roblox game, your kids and their friends will love sharing in the confidence-boosting experience of creating with technology as they explore and develop their multimedia STEM skills in our virtual camp format.
STEM
6-8 years
Online Summer Camps- North Texas Chess Academy
Summer Camp Registration is Open!
Indoor
Actor's Tool Box- Keegan Theatre
Come PLAY with Keegan this summer in the mornings from HOME! Students use their imagination, bodies, and voice through games, music, and movement. Every week is a new adventure.
Arts
4-5 years
Young Gates- 3D -GAMING (multiple weeks offered)
The course is intended to make Game Design as easy as possible and give hands-on experience and assist you in getting live game projects so the students can get credited for the games they work on.
STEM
9-12 years
100+ ONLINE Coding Camps in 10 weeks of Summer 2020!
UTD administration has decided to cancel all in-person camps for Summer 2020. So, we are moving the camps to ONLINE.
STEM
6-8 years
Young Gates- Python (multiple weeks offered)
What is Python ,Installing Python, data types and creating variables, input and output, decision making(If , If-Else, While) and repetition(For Loop) followed by a project using all the concepts.
STEM
9-12 years
Young Gates- PUBLIC SPEAKING (multiple weeks offered)
This valuable, hands-on, and interactive bite sized workshop is specifically designed for kids to develop public speaking delivery skills, enhance their confidence, and teach them essential presentation techniques.
STEM
9-12 years
VIRTUAL ART CAMP! - CREATE Arts Center - Silver Spring , MD
Stay in this summer while staying creative with VIRTUAL ART CAMP! Join us this June for an all-online artistic adventure with CREATE Arts Center! Led by CREATE’s talented teaching artists, campers will work on both single-day and multi-day projects to create 2-D and 3-D artworks using a variety of mediums. Project types include drawing, painting, cartooning, collage, sculpture, mixed media and more!
Arts
4-5 years
Young Gates- Tinker Cad - 3D (multiple weeks offered)
Learn the core skills of 3D design through TinkerCAD, a unique platform for developing 3D objects that can be used for printing, game design, or anything you can imagine. This course will introduce the fundamentals of modeling 3D objects, through fun and engaging projects. Students will explore the use of color, shape, and form to craft detailed objects and spaces.
STEM
9-12 years
Virtual Tech Camps for Kids & Teens Ages 8 - 14: Roblox, Minecraft, Game Design, YouTube Creators & More! - Mindworx Enrichment Programs & Camps
The magic in every camper comes to life when they are empowered to be as creative as they were born to be! Mindworx has teamed up with Black Rocket, leader in technology programs, and is offering a Virtual STEAM summer camp for kids and teens! From concept to creation, students will have fun while being able to demonstrate their masterpiece to the world at the end of each week!
STEM
6-8 years
2020 Summer Online Sessions- Samspra Academy
Students with no structured environment or educational opportunities fall behind 3-6 months during summer. Samspra Academy has created a program to keep your child entertained, and challenged at the same time during our summer sessions, in spite of the COVID Crisis -No matter which part of the world you are from, you can join our online sessions. Do not miss this opportunity to give your child an enriching and memorable summer.
Arts
4-5 years
summer classes to-go for ages 3 – 5, 6 – 9 & 10 – tweens & teens with artmix
students will build their creative skills as they draw, paint & sculpt and make masterpieces inspired by artists, the landscape & beautiful crafts from all around the world!
Arts
2-3 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: Virtual Summer Art Camp: Tiny Art Show
Honey, I shrunk the ART! We’ll bring the tiny art show craze to the DMA and make paintings the size of a Post-It® note, sculptures as big as your thumb, and more. Experiment with size and scale, play with color and shape, and create teeny tiny art that makes a big, big impact. All you’ll need is a super-sized imagination (and perhaps a magnifying glass, too).
Arts
6-8 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: VIRTUAL Theatre Explorers Ages 7-14 with North Texas Performing Arts
Come explore the creation of live theatre in our new THEATRE EXPLORERS virtual Summer Camp. Students will learn the art of bringing stories to life as they create original short plays based on familiar characters. At the end of the week, they will virtually present a reading of their new play, and demonstrate the skills they learned in writing, acting and making simple props to help tell their story. Led by professional theatre and art educators, these camps are great for beginners in theatre as well as those looking to expand their experience. Sign up today and become a THEATRE EXPLORER at NTPA!
Arts
6-8 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: Mad Science of Austin and San Antonio
Our camps are a great way to help stop the summer slide and have fun at the same time!
STEM
4-5 years
Online Summer Camps - Nashville Children's Theatre
Nashville Children’s Theatre now offers a series of online camps for children 3 - 18 years old. Each provides an interactive, age-appropriate theatre experience right from a computer, tablet, or smartphone through the free ZOOM application.
Arts
2-3 years
ONLINE: Around the World with Taste Buds Kitchen Plano
When COVID-19 closed our Kitchen, we decided to create a robust online version of our signature summer cooking camps using live, interactive zoom lessons. Designed to provide children ages 6 to 15 the opportunity to gather together from the comforts of your own home as we have fun together in the Kitchen.
Arts
4-5 years
The Art in Science - Online Summer Camps
The Art in Science is a unique program developed by a scientist and and an artist to enrich children in various scientific concepts. In my program, the kids learn various science topics with hands on activities that turn into interesting artworks pleasing to the eye and intriguing to the mind.
Arts
4-5 years
2020 Summer Online Mini-Camp- Happy Valley Art School
Happy Valley Art School proudly announces our unique summer online mini camps that combine art, crafts, literature, STEM, and Chinese culture. Respecting and stimulating the individual creativity of each student is at the heart of their teaching philosophy. Happy Valley Art School takes a student-centered approach, with the focus on design principles and the process of problem-solving, rather than on copying the subjects.
Arts
Online Virtual Classes and Camps - Kids STEM Studio, Chicago
Looking for ways to spark your child’s interest in STEM while staying home? Our online camps and classes for students in grades 1 to 7 ignite learner’s enthusiasm and creativity as well as high-order thinking skills. Our self-paced classes are customized to meet kids’ curiosity in STEM, to encourage lifelong preparation and learning for the future.
STEM
6-8 years
ONLINE: Around the World Camp
When COVID-19 closed our Kitchen, we decided to create a robust online version of our signature summer cooking camps using live, interactive zoom lessons. Designed to provide children ages 6 to 15 the opportunity to gather together from the comforts of your own home as we have fun together in the Kitchen.
Arts
6-8 years
Austin Film Festival - Virtual Summer Film Camp
Join us for Virtual Film Camp! Designed for the young filmmaker stuck at home, these classes will provide both a fun and instructional creative outlet for your young storyteller. Whether a novice or advanced filmmaker, these classes are sure to take your camper’s filmmaking skills to the next level.
Arts
9-12 years
2020 Summer Online Learning Program- Color Me Empowered - Dallas
This summer, in order to keep everyone safe, we’ve moved to distance learning. We’ll be providing the same classes we teach in the summer, just in a different format. Our distance learning format will be $80 per week. Your student will receive an art kit that has easy-to-understand written curriculum (for our very independent learners), access to a daily online, interactive class, and access to all lessons on our YouTube channel. All curriculum and classes will be offered in English and Spanish.
Arts
Virtual Coding Camp - Codeverse
NOW BOOKING! Learn to code, build jaw-dropping video games, submit apps to our App Store, attend virtual field trips, win prizes, and more!
Arts
6-8 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: Thinkery Camp At Home
This flexible camp option is for pre-K-5th graders and comes as a pre-packaged camp kit with 10 age-appropriate STEAM activities that can be done at home. Our educators have selected some of the most engaging activities from our in-person camps and tailored them for independent exploration. Each Camp at Home ticket includes: a kit of 10 step-by-step activities with supplies included and access to our online learning platform (Seesaw).
STEM
2-3 years
VIRTUAL EVENT: ($) Summer Clubs For Kids presents: Online Art Exploration Club- 9am MDT for age 4-12 June 1-5, 2020
Sprinkle some fun and creativity into your child's summer while keeping them engaged in learning. Art helps brain development, and creativity is a stress reliever. Your child will explore different mediums while having fun creating unique art pieces in the Art Exploration Club. We will meet daily ONLINE with Zoom in our Artist Creation Lab for 30-45 minutes. There is also a daily project for each artist to complete. Register by May 28. Your child will also have access to a private monitored group where they can share their creations with other children in the club. The Art Exploration Club is for kids ages 4-12 years.
Arts
4-5 years
RISE Arts Academy Zoom Camp
Our summer Performing Arts Enrichment Camps are perfect for young, aspiring performers, directors & writers! All Camps are held via Zoom. We are a COLORFUL group of teaching artists from incredible productions like Cirque du Soleil, Miramax Films, Alvin Ailey School, BROADWAY, Vogue, HBO, Story Pirates, among other sparkly entertainment platforms! We will explore Acting, Short Films, Podcasts, Dance, Cirque Arts... Come dream & create with us this summer!
Arts
6-8 years
Young Gates- Build Your Website (multiple weeks offered)
How to create HTML file, HTML5 tags, a href and some placements. What is CSS and the most commonly used 15-20 CSS styles. JavaScript events like – onmouseover, onmouseout, manipulating the DOM, the setInterval command and using if else if.
STEM
9-12 years
Young Gates- Java Camp (multiple weeks offered)
YoungGates offers cutting-edge online technology education to kids between the ages of 10 and 18. The curriculum focuses on learning by doing; inquiry based learning and assisted practice, for maximum knowledge stickiness.
STEM
9-12 years
Summer Spark (virtual kids' camp)
Summer Spark is one of the world’s first virtual summer camps, providing supervised daytime programs, inspiring family-friendly at-home activities, and fostering a non-denominational connection to Jewish community that is individualized for each camper’s needs, life, and uniquely spiritual “summer spark.” Summer Spark is currently serving elementary-aged children (in 3rd-5th grade) and their families, with registration available here and info sessions available upon request.
STEM
9-12 years
VIRTUAL CAMP: Summer Art Camp: Fun with Printmaking
One print, two print, three print-how many more?! Learn basic printmaking techniques including texture rubbings, stamp making, and monotype printing. Be inspired by the Museum's collection and then use cardboard, yarn, carved foam, gelli plates, and more to print your own artistic creations in the studio.
Arts
6-8 years
The Phoenix Theatre Company: Puppet Adventures
Nothing says adventure like puppets and storytelling. Join actor Michelle Chin as she takes your kids through classic tales with her puppet buddies!
Arts
6-8 years
Let's Make a Zoom Show!- Keegan Theatre
Come PLAY with Keegan this summer in the afternoon from HOME! Students use their Actor's Tools through an immersive exploration of storytelling, design, and more! Older students will write, design, and perform their own Zoom play. Younger students will listen to stories, act them out, do crafts, sing songs, and play games. We will have a digital sharing at 4:30 pm on Friday. Every week is a new adventure.
Arts
4-5 years
Virtual Summer Camp with Bliss Kid Yoga and ATX Yoga Girl
Need a safe and engaging summer fun activity for your kid? Join us for a Virtual Yoga & Mindful Art Camp hosted by ATX Yoga Girl and Bliss Kid Yoga. This is a two week virtual camp that meets two days each week (total of four days.)
Health / fitness
6-8 years
The Phoenix Theatre Company: Story Time Tea
Has your kiddo been playing princess movies on repeat? Well go ahead and turn off the tv and head over to our Fairytale Tea Time class where stories will be read, tea will be drank and princesses will appear! For ages 4-6.
Arts
4-5 years
She Kills Monsters: Virtual Realms
​This all-new adaptation of the popular play was written specifically for actors and audiences to experience on video chat. All rehearsals and performance will take place via Zoom!
Arts
Teenagers
The Phoenix Theatre Company: Theatre Game Jamboree!
What is a theatre class without games? Jump into this class for classic theatre games that can be played from your own home! Get to know other students through this exciting and fun 55 minute session. For ages 7-9.
Arts
6-8 years
Virtual Complaint Department and Lemonade
A best-seller as a traditional stage play, your favorite complaint department has now gone virtual! This is a 5 session play rehearsed and performed on Zoom!
Arts
6-8 years