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Senior Camp

For Boys and Girls
Rising 3rd – 8th Grades

Campers are grouped by rising grade level

Sessions & Hours

1-8 week options • June 21 – August 13, 2021

FULL DAY: 9:00am – 3:45pm

EXTENDED DAY: 8:00am – 6:00pm

Experiences They’ll never outgrow

The True Life Adventures start here- with a day that begins with team challenges and ends with a dance party. Where campers create masterpieces in art, play sports, swim, and learn. With leadership skills and good citizenship built into everything we do. This is no ordinary camp.

 

Activities 

  • Daily Instructional Swimming (Grades 3rd & 4th)
  • Daily Recreational Swimming (Grades 5th- 8th)
  • Art (In partnership with Abrakadoodle)
  • True Life Adventures Electives: Choose 2 per week from a variety of offerings! 
  • Team Sports and Camp Games
  • Senior Quest (Teambuilding and Leadership Activities)

Weekly Specials

  • Archery Skills
  • Gaga
  • Martial Arts
  • Parkour (In partnership with Parkour Generations LHV)
  • Leadership Development
  • Community Connections (Service Learning)
  • Time-Honored Traditions
  • Weekly Theme Days
  • Special Events
  • And More!

WEEKLY TRUE LIFE ADVENTURE ELECTIVES

Campers participate in two True Life Adventure (TLA) Electives with their group each day, choosing from a variety of offerings per week! Each TLA Elective is 1 hour in length, providing an in-depth immersion into each topic.

Check out the weekly TLA Electives* below:

JUNE 21ST-JUNE 25TH

  • Photography
  • Multi-media Art: Paper, Paint, Pastels, and more.
  • Drama Club: Acting & Improv
  • Team Sports & Gaga
  • Archery Skills
  • Martial Arts & Parkour
  • Super Slime & Crazy Chemistry
  • Ultimate Frisbee & Frisbee Golf

JUNE 28ST-JULY 2ND

  • Garden and Nature Club
  • Jewelry Making: Beads, Bangles, Lanyards, and more.
  • Superhero & Comic Book Creation
  • Team Sports & Gaga
  • Archery Skills
  • Martial Arts & Parkour
  • Movement, Meditation & Mindfulness
  • Ultimate Frisbee & Frisbee Golf

JULY 6TH– JULY 9TH
Super STEM Week

  • STEM Lab
  • Cup-Stacking with Speed Stacks
  • Team Sports & Gaga
  • Archery Skills
  • Martial Arts & Parkour
  • Ultimate Frisbee & Frisbee Golf

JULY 12TH– JULY 16TH

  • Photography
  • Duct Taped Designs and Decoupage
  • Drama Club: Acting & Improv
  • Team Sports & Gaga
  • Archery Skills
  • Martial Arts & Parkour
  • Strategy Games: Chess, Checkers, and Rubik’s Cube, just to name a few!
  • Ultimate Frisbee & Frisbee Golf

JULY 19TH– JULY 23RD

  • Garden and Nature Club
  • Ceramics and Clay Sculptures
  • Superhero & Comic Book Creation
  • Team Sports & Gaga
  • Archery Skills
  • Martial Arts & Parkour
  • Super Slime & Crazy Chemistry
  • Rockwall

JULY 26TH– JULY 30TH
COLOR SPLASH WEEK

  • Totally Tie-Dye
  • iMovie
  • Scrapbooking and Paper Marbling
  • Cup-Stacking with Speed Stacks
  • Team Sports & Gaga
  • Archery Skills, Martial Arts & Parkour
  • Movement, Meditation & Mindfulness
  • Wilderness Survival & Trail Ethics

AUGUST 2ND– AUGUST 6TH

  • Photography
  • Multi-media Art: Paper, Paint, Pastels, and more.
  • Drama Club: Acting & Improv
  • Team Sports & Gaga
  • Archery Skills
  • Martial Arts & Parkour
  • STEM Lab
  • Doodles & Designs

AUGUST 9TH– AUGUST 13TH

  • Garden and Nature Club
  • Jewelry Making: Beads, Bangles, Lanyards, and more.
  • Super Slime & Crazy Chemistry
  • Team Sports 
  • Strategy Games: Chess, Checkers, and Rubik’s Cubes, just to name a few!
  • Movement, Meditation & Mindfulness
  • Cool Collage 

*Weekly TLA Electives are subject to change. 

Highlights

The Senior Camp Showdown

Week of July 19th 

A week-long competition, where strength, speed, critical thinking and teamwork combine! Events include an inflatable obstacle course, the Amazing Race, Trivia Face-off, Aqua Olympics and more!

Ultimate ESF Games: Green vs. Blue

Week of August 2nd

A fun-filled week of team competitions! Green vs. Blue – who will be this year’s champion?

Evening Events

American Picnic

Thursday, July 15th
Takes place during the camp day

Rising 3rd – 5th Grades only

Fiesta

Thursday, July 29th 
Takes place during the camp day

Rising 6th – 9th Grades only

ESF’s Aquatics Program

Boys & Girls, Rising PreSchool-10th Grades