25+ East Bay Summer Camps That Are Running In August (2021) - 510 Families

25+ East Bay Summer Camps That Are Running In August (2021)

Thanks to our camp sponsors: KidzToPros, Shu Ren Global Explorer Summer Camp, and Aurora School Summer Camps.

For those of us who need childcare in August, in-person, drop-off summer camp is one terrific option. Please note that some of these camps stop in mid- or early August. Best of luck finding the right fit for your family!

Featured August camps

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Aurora School Summer Camps have different themes all summer long. In August, Creators & Explorers includes science, coding, creative writing, sports, and arts. Two groups, one K – 2nd and the other 3rd – 6th, offered in two one-week sessions, either half or full-day. Session 1 is August 2–6 & Session 2 is August 9–13.

KidzToPros Summer Camps are on-site STEM, Arts, and Sports camps with an online option, too. From coding and robotics to web design, digital arts, and basketball, KidzToPros will help ignite your child’s creativity and passion. Emeryville, Fremont, and Hayward camps run through August 6. Other locations continue through August 13.

Shu Ren Global Explorer Summer Camp children, grades K-3, will learn Mandarin as they engage in hands-on activities that explore scientific discoveries, visual and culinary art from around the world. This camp is for new learners and children with Mandarin language backgrounds. The two-week session in August is from August 2–13.

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Shu Ren Mandarin Immersion Summer Camps are carefully designed to appeal to all levels of Mandarin language learners in a fun and engaging environment | Photo: Shu Ren International School

More East Bay camps planning to run in-person camp programs in August

This information is current with our best information. Some camps have been changing their offerings as new health recommendations and restrictions become available while others have sold out. Check the websites of each camp to find current details about timing, location, prices, refund policies, and restrictions. Your favorite small camp (through teachers, rec centers, studios, and backyards) might also be available with spaces too limited for advertising here with us.

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Avid4 Adventure

It's time to get kids back outside this summer! Avid4 Adventure day and overnight camps teach kids of all skill levels to climb, paddle, bike, hike and thrive in the outdoors. Locations include Burlingame, Mill Valley, Oakland, Orinda, Palo Alto, Santa Rosa. Register to secure your summer adventures today.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm, | Overnight Camps Sunday through Friday
    Earliest Drop off: 09:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 03:00 pm
Price: 1-week Programs: $629 | 2-week Programs: $1,193 | Early bird and multi-session discounts available.
Grades: ages 3+, preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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Monkey Business Camp

Offering three 3-week sessions of unplugged time with art, group games, nature connection, and special surprises. Small, stable groups of campers with dedicated youth leaders and staff. Serving families 21 years, including in-person camps this past year.

Camp Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 04:30 pm
Price: $1908-$2388 sliding scale per 3-week session ($15.90-$19.90/hour)
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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KidzToPros STEM, Arts & Sports Summer Camps

Explore, learn, socialize and thrive at KidzToPros STEM, Sports and Arts Camps. From coding and robotics to filmmaking, digital arts, soccer, and tennis, Pre-K to 8th graders will develop new skills and learn sportsmanship in a fun, creative and safe environment.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 06:00 pm
Price: $359 to $595 per week
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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Camp Galileo

Rediscover summer fun & get outside at Camp Galileo, pre-K – rising 8th graders tackle hands-on art and science challenges that ignite their inner innovator and boost their creative confidence—all in COVID-safe cohorts that are 75% outdoors. 50+ locations. Optional extended care.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 4 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 09:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 04:00 pm
Price: $444 per week | Save $50 per week for two weeks or more!
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16, Week of Aug. 23

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Aventura Summer Camp At EBI

Aventura Camp at EBI is full of fun with interest-based, engaging, innovative, and age-appropriate activities in Spanish: STEAM, athletics, and global arts in a COVID-safe environment led by outstanding faculty and renowned industry partners. No prior Spanish language required.

Camp Hours: 8:30 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 06:00 pm
Price: $400/week
Grades: ages 3+, preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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FireCracker Math Summer Camp

Firecracker Math In-person Day Camps are for curious and challenge-loving kids ages 6 - 16. Camps combines half-day math instruction followed by optional fun activities in the afternoon. Hybrid live-online Summer Math Boost Program also available.

Camp Hours: Half Day: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm, Full Day: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 05:30 pm
Price: Half-day: $300, Drop-in Fee (math only) is $75 per day. Full-Day $475. Drop-in fee is $110 per day. Pre-care: 8:30 am - 9:00 am, $40 per week. After-care is $115 per week. Payment Plan. Financial Aid Available. Multi-session Discount and Sibling Discounts.
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16

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Summer Camps at The Lawrence

In-person camps are available for children from Pre-K through high school in topics ranging from dinosaurs to astronomy. Campers will be divided into grade-level pods that will experience three weeks of camp together from start to finish.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 4 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 09:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 04:00 pm
Price: $1995 per session
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2

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Trackers Earth

Trackers Earth award-winning camps are action-packed, immersive guided quests for youth of all ages. Timeless skills, friends, and outdoor connection with over 20 themes like Archery, Wizards, Wilderness Survival, & Outdoor Sport. Creating one-of-a-kind youth adventures for over 15 years.

Camp Hours: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
    Earliest Drop off:
    Latest Pick-up:
Price: Varies
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16, Week of Aug. 23

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Junior Center of Art and Science (CAMP JCAS)

Make friends and art! Camp JCAS cultivates curiosity and inspires creative expression through making, tinkering, and visual arts with small, weekly, thematic camps from carpentry to game design. Campers design and create both independently and collaboratively through fun and engaging group projects.

Camp Hours: 10 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 10:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 04:00 pm
Price: $450-$650 sliding scale per week of in-person camp or $75-$125 for virtual 2hr JCAS CAMP
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2

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St. Paul's Summer Camp

St. Paul's Summer Camp is a traditional day camp running three 3-week cohorts. Experienced, enthusiastic teachers & counselors love working with children. Specialized themes include art, math, basketball, cycling. Offering optional lunches and extended care.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 07:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 06:00 pm
Price: $1200 per 3-week session
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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Camp EDMO

Camp EDMO® is back in person with all the excitement your kids love - but in smaller, safer stable groups! For kids entering Pre-K to 8th grade. 30 plus Bay Area & Greater Sacramento locations.

Camp Hours: 8:30 am to 5 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 05:00 pm
Price: $529-$1737 per session
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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Integem Holographic Augmented Reality Summer Camp

Integem Camp is a unique experience that focuses on teaching K-12 students holographic augmented reality technology with iCreator: coding, design, arts, animation, game design, 3D, storytelling, STEM, and more. Small classes with experienced instructors. Spaces are limited to keep it fun, educational, and healthy.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 09:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 05:00 pm
Price: $499 to $589 per week
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2

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Aurora School Summer Camps

Aurora School is offering 3 totally different small camps. In July, choose Theater Arts Camp with "The Belles and the Beasts" or a half-day Camp GreenSpace (all outdoors general camp). In August, Creators & Explorers includes science, coding, creative writing, sports, and arts.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm with half day option
    Earliest Drop off: 08:45 am
    Latest Pick-up: 03:00 pm
Price: $465 or less per week
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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CAMP 510

CAMP 510 is a values-driven summer day-camp with the mission to cultivate confident and creative young makers. CAMPers learn cooking, welding, sewing, art, music, and more in the spirit D-I-T (do it together); guided through unique projects by professional artists and makers. Ages 6-14.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 06:00 pm
Price: $460-$495 per week
Grades: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Camp Season (2021): Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16

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Head Over Heels Gymnastics Camp

Gymnastics camp for all abilities and experience levels! Campers rotate around the gym on each event (beam, bars, floor, vault) with well-trained staff in the morning. Afternoons are spent doing protects, playing outdoor games & having free time in the gym.

Camp Hours: School-age: 8:30 am to 5 pm. Preschool full-day: 8:30 am to 3:30 pm, Preschool half-day: 8:30 am to 1:30 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 05:00 pm
Price: School-age camp: $450/wk, $120/day | Preschool (Full-day) $425/wk & Preschool (Half-day) $325 | Earlybird discounts
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16, Week of Aug. 23

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Montessori Family School Summer Program

3 - 5-year-olds enjoy the outdoor environment with Montessori teachers in Berkeley with art, science, and nature. Must be potty-trained. Nappers ok.

Elementary kids have two-week sessions in El Cerrito with choice of 'Music and Story Making', 'Makers and STEAM Experiments’, or ‘Scripts and Movie Making’.

Camp Hours: Preschool age: 8:30 am to 3 pm | Elementary-age is 9 am to 4 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 05:00 am
Price: Preschool age: 4-week session is $2,000 | Elementary-age 2-week session is $750
Grades: ages 3+, preschool (ages 4+), 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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Wild Ones Art Camp

Wild Ones Art Camp connects children, age 6-11, with nature and art through creativity and adventure. Get your child outdoors and learning about plants and animals in the local ecosystem. Children build self-awareness and confidence in the outdoors as well as through artistic expression. ​

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 09:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 03:00 pm
Price: $400 / week with $25 off for siblings/ %15 off for the first two weeks.
Grades: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16

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Camp Brushstrokes (Ages 6-9) & Fine Arts Workshop (Ages 10-14)

Unleash your creativity! Kids develop drawing, painting, and ceramics skills while learning about historical and cultural art techniques and harnessing inspiration from nature and their personal interests. Incredible teachers lead small groups in 3-week sessions.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:45 am
    Latest Pick-up: 03:00 pm
Price: $1500 per three-week session
Grades: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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Su Yun's STEM + Mandarin Summer Camps

Offering three 3-week sessions and following all Covid protocols, Su Yun's provides fun and engaging hands-on summer camps that blend STEM topics, Mandarin language, and outdoor activities. Themes include LEGO, engineering, makerspace, arts & crafts, etc. No prior language experience required. Also offering small-group language classes 2-3x a week in the late afternoon.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 06:00 pm
Price: 370
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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Mr. D's Music Club Summer Camps

Mr. D's Music Club multi-award-winning, in-person summer camps offer hi-energy, super fun, "hip and cool" weekly day camps for the 2021 season. Singing, Dancing, Acting & Art. Picnics in the park, Pizza day, games, and more. For kids of all abilities. Ages 8-12. 75% outdoors.

Camp Hours: 9 am - 3:30 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:45 am
    Latest Pick-up: 03:30 pm
Price: $440/week
Grades: 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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Van Der Zwaan Dance Camp

Van Der Zwaan Dance Studio offers camps in styles like Hip Hop, Modern, Jazz, Contemporary, Fusion, Gymnastics, and Musical Theater. Students have fun while improving dance techniques. Most camps conclude with a performance for families. Younger campers enjoy art projects and games.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 4 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 05:00 pm
Price: Full day $425/ week, Half-day $250/week
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16, Week of Aug. 23

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Museum of Childrens Art Summer Art Camp

MOCHA campers work within a structured environment while being free to test the limits of their imagination while they investigate and examine various art materials. Play, creativity and expression, innovation, and exploration are validated through the process of making art.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 05:30 am
Price: $375 per week with 10% sibling discount available
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Camp Season (2021): Week of May 31, Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16, Week of Aug. 23, Week of Aug. 30

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Discovery Camp at Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito

Discovery Camp at Sausalito's Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) is summer as it should be. Campers are invited back this summer to have a blast with robust programming that provides the perfect blend of BADM's exhibits and the surrounding National Park, Fort Baker.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 4 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 09:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 04:00 pm
Price: $1,710 for 3 Week Sessions, $1,140 for 2 Week Sessions, $1,200 for half day Preschool camp, $1,800 for full day Preschool camp
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16

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Traverse Fitness Ninja Camp

Kids will become real-life American Ninja Warriors in these summer camps. They'll learn iconic obstacles like the Warped Wall and play Ninja Games. Camps offered as 3-week sessions in all-day or half-day and 1-week sessions of full-day camp.

Camp Hours: 9 am - 5 pm, 9 am - noon, 1 pm - 4 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 09:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 05:00 pm
Price: $575/week for 1-week full day camp | $699/session for 3-week half-day camp | $1,499/session for 3-week full-day camp
Grades: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16, Week of Aug. 23

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Call of the Wild Camps

Inspire's Call of the Wild outdoor education camps are adventures in forests of the East Bay! Kids enjoy enrichment in biology and language arts; they hike, read, write, explore nature, journal, tell wilderness stories, create and play games, and more!

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 09:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 03:00 pm
Price: $465/ week. Sibling discount. First-time enrollment discount.
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes

Lindamood-Bell® Learning Centers offer live, online, or in-person one-to-one instruction based on the individual's learning needs. Specific strengths and weaknesses are identified and an instruction plan is developed. This instruction provides the foundation necessary to become an independent learner.

Camp Hours: 8 am to noon or 1 pm to 5 pm weekdays
    Earliest Drop off: 08:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 05:00 pm
Price: Varies depending on child's needs, Early Bird and Family Discounts available
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Camp Season (2021): Week of May 31, Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16, Week of Aug. 23, Week of Aug. 30

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Cooking Round the World

Your child can become a mini-chef, have a blast cooking & discovering, and be safe all at the same time! Cooking Round the World offers weekly camp fun in Oakland, Lafayette, San Leandro, Albany, and other cities through Parks & Recreations depts: Walnut Creek, Concord, Danville, El Cerrito.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 4 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 05:00 pm
Price: $510/week
Grades: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Camp Season (2021): Week of May 31, Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16

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Camp Urban Adamah

Urban Adamah campers play, plant, sing, work, and get to know life on an urban farm with dirty hands and bellies full of fresh organic produce. Kids explore community, teamwork, and interconnectedness while integrating Jewish traditions. Sprouts: ages 3-5 | Roots: grades 1-5.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3:30 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 03:30 pm
Price: For Sprouts Camp: $1,500 – until January 20 $1,5,75 – after January 20 | For Roots Camp: $1,500 – until January 20 $1,5,75 – after January 20
Grades: ages 3+, preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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Legarza Sports (Basketball & All-Sports Camp)

Legarza is more than a sports camp; programs give children the knowledge and motivation they need to achieve their best in sports and life. It is tailored to help a young athlete succeed in a safe, professional, and encouraging environment.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 4 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:45 am
    Latest Pick-up: 04:15 pm
Price: $495 per week for full-day session; $265 per week for half-day session
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Camp Season (2021): Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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The Coder School Berkeley Coding Camps

Promising a solid week of coding fun, kids, age 8+, code throughout the week and then demo their creations. Programming languages/topics include Scratch, Python, HTML/CSS, Raspberry Pi, Micro:Bit, Artificial Intelligence, and Mobile Apps.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:45 am
    Latest Pick-up: 03:15 pm
Price: $650/week
Grades: 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16

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Shu Ren Global Explorer Summer Camp

This camp is for both new & experienced learners of Mandarin who want to maintain or improve their language development through engaging, hands-on experiential learning activities. 3 sessions for 2 age groups. Optional extended care.

Camp Hours: 8:30 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 05:30 pm
Price: $430 per week | Sessions are 2 or 3 weeks long
Grades: ages 2+, ages 3+, preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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And Sew We Grow

And Sew We Grow offers sewing camps in a small environment that values slowing down and working mindfully. Young people learn the magical skills of transforming fabric and thread into beautiful things.

Camp Hours: 10 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 10:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 03:00 pm
Price: $495 per week
Grades: 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 14, Week of June 28, Week of July 12, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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FAD PAD Camp

The FAD PAD is a magical outdoor camp for Fun, Art, Drama, Cooking, Gardening, Fairy Lore, Cooperative Games, Hand Sewing, and Starwitz with small groups of 4-8, following safety guidelines. Hammock, swings, trees to climb, gardens to explore, and more!

Camp Hours: 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 09:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 03:30 pm
Price: $450 per week
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Camp Season (2021): Week of May 31, Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2

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One Big Love Art Camp

OneBigLoveStudio invites kids ages 7-11 to think and feel like an artist. These small, safe and fun classes are designed to explore and support the creative voices of young artists through drawing, painting, sculpting, with a variety of materials.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:45 am
    Latest Pick-up: 03:00 pm
Price: $450/week | $110/day
Grades: 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Camp Season (2021): Week of May 31, Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16, Week of Aug. 23, Week of Aug. 30

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Cal Youth Camps

Cal Youth Camps offers a variety of in-person camps and sport/outdoor activities, including swimming, soccer, skateboarding, rock climbing, gymnastics, martial arts, STEAM, sailing, and more for kids ages 4-17. 1- and 2-week sessions available on the UC Berkeley campus. No price increases for 2021 and payment plans available.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 4 pm | Morning care included at no charge beginning at 7:30 am
    Earliest Drop off: 07:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 06:00 pm
Price: $660/2-week session
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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Photo Camp with Tara Layman Photography

Youth take a 5-day deep dive into Portraiture, Landscapes, Documentary Photography, and Photo Editing in both real-world environments and a photography studio. Students build skills in capturing interesting images, using a DSLR camera, and developing their artistic voices.

Camp Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:30 am
    Latest Pick-up: 03:30 pm
Price: Photo Camp fee starts at $650 for a full week, $175 day rate and a discount of $25 for referrals/siblings
Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Camp Season (2021): Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9

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El Cerrito Martial Arts camp

Since 2008, these award-winning camps have been held in El Cerrito each Summer. Kids participate in daily martial arts and kid-friendly meditation, outside creative play, arts and crafts with free time to socialize or play. Camp runs from 8-6 pm daily with flexible drop-off and pick-up times.

Camp Hours: 8 am to 6 pm
    Earliest Drop off: 08:00 am
    Latest Pick-up: 06:15 pm
Price: $350 per week
Grades: preschool (ages 4+), K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Camp Season (2021): Week of May 31, Week of June 7, Week of June 14, Week of June 21, Week of June 28, Week of July 5, Week of July 12, Week of July 19, Week of July 26, Week of Aug. 2, Week of Aug. 9, Week of Aug. 16, Week of Aug. 23, Week of Aug. 30

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Basketball Camp and Tennis Camp (ages 7 to 14) teach fundamental skills and rules of the game | Photo: KidzToPros

Don’t see your favorite camps? Not all camps were running August programs and others are already filled up. Make sure to visit our East Bay Summer Camp Guide, and Online Camps Guide.

Thanks again to our camp sponsors: KidzToPros, Shu Ren Global Explorer Summer Camp, and Aurora School Summer Camps.

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