Summer Camps & Virtual Programs

Summer Camps at Sugar Sand Park Community Center

***The Children's Science Explorium is currently open Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-5pm. Be advised that the Willow Theatre is currently closed.

The grassy area between the Community Center and the Field House (in front of pavilion 2 and 3 and next to the basketball courts) is subject to closure for small amounts of time for Community Center programming.***

Summer Specialty Camps and Virtual Programs

 Click here to learn about online registration

In-person

FUN & FITNESS FULL DAY CAMP   Registration open!

Ages 5-11

This indoor/outdoor summer camp will be a week of non-stop fun with sports games, hip hop dance, gymnastics, crafts, cheerleading, water play, themed dress up days, outside activities and much more. Children will exercise, improve coordination and skill technique, and participate in strength and team building with games. Materials Fee $10 (camp t-shirt) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage, and wear sneakers for safety.

ACTIVITY: 313426

DAYS: Monday-Friday

TIME: 8:30am-5:30pm

SESSIONS:

B4     7/26-7/30

B5     8/2-8/6

COST per 1-week: $285 Resident/$356.25 Non-resident

Explorium Summer Science Camp

Registration open!

Science Camp offers your child an exciting and fun opportunity to explore the world around us. Campers entering 1st through 5th grade will experience a different science theme consisting of at least three activities each day. We will engage in tons of exciting experiments that will be sure to entice the curious mind of your budding scientist.

All camps are hands-on and emphasize active learning and fun. Science Camp is comprised of four one-week sessions, running from July 5 to July 30.

 

Mondays: Archaeology (Excavation units, Star Jars, Shell Instrument)

Tuesdays: CSI (Candy Science Investigation) ( Chromatography, Blood Sample, DNA)

Wednesdays: Minerals & Crystals (Salt Art, Cold Chemistry, Iron Investigations)

Thursdays: Physics & Forces (Bouncy Balls, Magnetic Slime, Magnetic Pendulum)

Fridays: Bird Adaptations (Owl Pellets, Food Chain, Bird Beak)

Cost:

Resident $118/week; Non-resident $147.50/week

Time:

9am-1pm daily

Date, Registration & Age Information:

314011 A5 July 19-23 (entering grades 1-5)

314011 A6 July 26-30 (entering grades 1-5)

*Registration for both residents and non-residents will begin Friday, June 25.

You may register in person at the Sugar Sand Park Community Center front desk, or any other Boca Raton Community Center. Online registration is available for City of Boca Raton WebTrac users. Click here to learn about online registration.

Note: If you are not already a WebTrac user, you will have to register in person at any of Boca Raton’s Community Centers.

ARKIDTECTURE                     Registration open!

Ages 5-12

Participants will test materials, meet design constraints, and dream up amazing structures using a variety of different materials. Activities include testing column strength, design a floor plan, build an edible bridge, design and build a roller coaster, build a treehouse, and more! Materials Fee $25 (Keva planks, Keva cards, construction materials) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

           

INSTRUCTOR: Meggie Andramunio, Bricks, Bots, & Beakers

ACTIVITY: 313034

DAYS: Monday-Friday

TIMES: 8:30am-3pm

SESSION: B2        7/26-7/30

COST per week: $390 Resident/$487.50 Non-resident

 


ZANY ZOOLOGY                      Registration open!

Ages 5-11

This fun camp teaches kids wo want to be veterinarians, or who just love animals, about some of the “Amazing Creatures” of the animal kingdom. The camp features experiments, simulations, games and more to teach kids all about Polar Bears, Chameleons, Poison Dart Frogs, Monotremes and more. Animal anatomy, adaptations, diet, habitat, and more will be covered!  Materials Fee $25 (plush wild animal, chameleon slime and model, owl pellet, worksheets, t-shirt) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR: Meggie Andramunio, Bricks, Bots, & Beakers

ACTIVITY: 313034

DAYS: Monday-Friday

TIMES: 8:30am-3pm

SESSION: B3        8/2-8/6

COST per week: $390 Resident/$487.50 Non-resident

CURTAIN'S UP! Drama Camp         Registration open! 

Ages 6-15

One week theatre camps full of fun theatre activities- take one, two, or three weeks! Taught by theatre professionals with over 20 years of experience, activities include creating and performing skits, commercials, makeup sessions/tutorials, costume design, singing, and more! Each week will be different! Bring your favorite costumes and make up!

INSTRUCTOR: Kris Coffelt, Curtain Call Playhouse

ACTIVITY: 313425

DAYS: Monday-Friday

TIMES: 8:30am-3:00pm

SESSIONS:

A3       7/26-7/30

COST per 1-week (A1): $275 Resident/$343.75 Non-resident

Virtual Programs

All virtual programs listed below will be conducted through the GoToMeeting platform. Access through a laptop or desktop is recommended.

After registering a meeting link will be emailed to the registrant no later than 48 hours before the start of the class. Please be sure a current email address is on file with your Webtrac account.

ENCHANTED WORLDS           Registration open!

Ages 5-6

This camp focuses on getting young learners more interested in becoming creators and innovators. Through a fun and exciting curriculum, participants will work in a team-oriented atmosphere, where they are challenged with different tasks each day. Along with teaching your child the importance of teamwork, collaboration, and leadership, your little one will build and program robots as well as take part in other STEM challenges. By the end of the week, your child will learn basic coding principles and will be a role model for other young kids they meet. Promotes: information & media literacy, critical thinking, and problem-solving, and interpersonal and collaborative skills. Registration ends at 5pm July 31st.

INSTRUCTOR: Lucy Tamez, Bright & Smart

ACTIVITY: 313413

DAYS: Monday-Friday

TIMES: 9am-2pm (1 hour lunch break)

DATES: A2  8/2-8/6

COST:  per week $250 Resident/$312.50  Non-resident