Presenting 510families guide to 2020 East Bay summer camps. Some camps have been changing their offerings as new health recommendations and restrictions become available. We will continue to update this guide as new info becomes available. Scroll around, browse, or filter with search tools, make sure to check all the camps' websites for current information. See also Online Camps | Canceled Camps | Northern California Overnight Camp Guide | East Bay Day Camps A to Z. Please note that all camps with logos are paid sponsors.
Find the Best Summer Camps for East Bay Kids
Early June camps cancelled. Each day at Sarah's Science Camp, kids make and take home a fun science project while exploring important science topics ranging from physics to chemistry and beyond. Camp also includes swimming, hiking, music, art, and active games. For children 4 and up. CIT program begins at age 11.
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Limited to 5 campers (children of essential workers, please)! Campers make and learn through hands-on chemistry experiments, art projects, and engineering to experience the joy of STEAM. Daily visits to the Alice Waters' Edible School Yard will enrich our understanding that science is everywhere.
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
8 students per class. Future-forward programming and design camp lets campers build skills in Holographic AR coding, digital art, game design, 3D modeling, and AI. Students aged 5-18 with all level of computer skills enjoy small classes. Locations in Berkeley, Fremont, and San Ramon.
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
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June camps are online; working on approval for July openings. Since 2003, PlanetBravo’s Techno-tainment camp has inspired tens of thousands of tech-hungry students in Grades 2-9 to develop their creative and curious minds through project-based learning, at a fraction of the cost of other technology camps.
Grades: 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
On-site STEM, Arts and Sports camps begin on June 15th. Online option, too. KidzToPros STEM, Arts & Sports Summer Camps provide the perfect opportunity to gain valuable skills that last a lifetime. From coding and robotics to web design, digital arts, and basketball, KidzToPros will help ignite your child’s creativity and passion.
Grades: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Onsite Summer Camps new weeks in July and August. Online option starts in June. Firecracker is for curious and challenge-loving kids. Small class sizes and excellent instructors develop kids' love for math and boosts their confidence. Topics include number theory, combinatorics, probability, and logic. Daily math games, magic tricks, paradoxes.
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
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June camps are online, July camps may be in-person. Promising a solid week of coding fun, kids, age 8+, code throughout the week and then demo their creations. Programming languages/topics include: Scratch/Snap!, Python, HTML/CSS, Raspberry Pi, Artificial Intelligence and Mobile App Development. Camps include daily hour of outdoor activities.
Grades: 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Calling all young engineers, astronauts, explorers, makers, and problem solvers. Young explorers, ages 6-11, will investigate the Earth, outer space, and beyond through hands-on science, art, and play. Campers examine the universe, conduct experiments, and adventure outdoors.
Grades: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Updated cleaning routines, smaller group sizes, physical distancing strategies, and health screenings in place. Su Yun's provides fun and engaging hands-on summer camps that blend STEM topics, Mandarin language, and outdoor activities. Themes include LEGO, food science, engineering, cooking, makerspace, arts & crafts, etc. No prior language experience required.
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
In case of a full Coronavirus outbreak, they will shift summer camp online. Middle and high school students can learn Artificial intelligence (AI) in 3 weeks with zero prior coding experience: campers make real AI products people can use, tour top tech companies, and talk with top AI practitioners. Applications due: 6/15.
Grades: 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
East Bay Kidz Math Camp is a fun 3-week investigation into mathematics with a hands-on approach to learning. Focuses on key math building blocks and developing math confidence, along with engaging game-based indoor and outdoor activities.
Grades: 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Dream it, build it, wreck it, and repeat in LEGO-inspired engineering Summer camps. Engineer interesting projects, think critically, and work collaboratively while learning STEM concepts. Camps include over 20,000 LEGO pieces including Star Wars, Minecraft, and Robotics.
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
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