Entering 3-6th grades; full and half day options. From fencing to improv to magic to sports, there is something for everyone in these specialty week-long camps.
JUNE 19 – JUNE 23
NEW! IMPROV MANIA!
Perfect for those wanting to become an improv performer or just want to have fun! Learn the basics of quick-witted improv – spontaneity, team work and fun! Play improv games, learn exercises in trust, scene building, accepting and conquering fears! Showcase your talents and new skills in a performance for your family and friends!
CHALLENGER SPORTS SOCCER
Spend the week receiving high-level soccer coaching from a team of international experts! Each day includes individual foot skills, technical drills, tactical practices, small-sided games, coached scrimmages, and a daily tournament. Equally important, staff will teach good sportsmanship and respect for others and the game. Participants will receive soccer ball to take home!
JUNE 26 – JUNE 30
NEW! TRASH 2 TREASURES
One person’s trash is Summer Quest’s treasure! Join us as we transform everyday items into functional creations of our own. Projects include soda tab bracelets, bottle cap magnets, and more. Campers get to keep their completed work!
Calling all knights, duelers, and Jedis! The University of Minnesota Fencing Club will cover the basic blade actions, and the etiquette of a fencing bout, with an in-class tournament on the last day. All equipment is provided.
JULY 3 – JULY 7
NEW! WET ’N WILD 2.0
Formerly known as Wet ‘n Wild and Field Trips Galore, Summer Quest campers can now enjoy both camps in one week of fun! Travel around the Twin Cities to water parks, amusement parks, and more. From Bunker Beach to Valleyfair, the fun never stops – a week you don’t want to miss!
JULY 10 – JULY 14
NEW! MY LUNCH BOX
Do you ever wonder what to put in your lunchbox? With the help of our skilled instructor, learn the art of cooking through various food creations. At the end of the week, take home your very own Summer Quest cookbook!
NEW! BRICKS 4 KIDZ: LEGO AMUSEMENT PARK
Get your ticket to ride at Bricks 4 Kidz® and Summer Quest’s very own Amusement Park! Build a new ride each day, learn how to make things spin, roll, turn and rock. Play carnivalthemed games, group challenges, model-building and more! Take what you’ve learned to design your own thrills and challenges!
JULY 17 – JULY 21
Being outside in the summertime has never been so much fun. Campers will join Three Rivers Park District and have the chance to participate in a different activity each day such as archery, kayaking, wall climbing, geocaching and more.
JULY 24 – JULY 29
Want to know a magician’s secrets? Spend the week with a real magician and become a master of all the tricks of the trade. Stretch your imagination and transform your magic tricks into entertainment. Amaze your family and friends with the spectacular tricks you’ll learn at magic camp.
DANCE, CHEER, TUMBLE
Hip-hop, somersaults, cartwheels and more! A week filled with tumbling, gymnastics concepts and dance. Together we’ll choreograph and perform an exciting routine that will have everyone cheering!
JULY 31 – AUGUST 4
Back by popular demand! Learn how to bake and decorate the most extravagant dessert creations. Work with our skilled instructor to create beautiful cookies, cupcakes, and cakes. It will be a “sweet” week of camp!
Can you pull a tablecloth off of a fully set table without breaking anything? Can you run an obstacle course in the dark if you’re wearing an eye patch? Spend the week exploring, predicting and busting all kinds of myths, including our own, using the famous Mythbuster method.
AUGUST 7 – AUGUST 11
Create a book from start to finish – make the paper, write the story and bind the book! Bring your best ideas to the first day and jump right in writing our stories- the journey to your very own storybook.
Learn the basics of this fun, fast-paced game! Learn about game play and throwing techniques and expand your knowledge of the game. Spend the week mastering the forehand, backhand, and hammer throws in no time!