4-H Camp Southwest VA
Boys & Girls • Ages 9-18
775 Hermitage Road, Wirtz, VA
Summer camp at the Skelton 4-H Center provides countless opportunities for learning more about the natural world around us. Days are filled with instructional-based camp classes, unstructured recreation and swim time, flag ceremonies, and evening programs.
Apple Ridge Farm
Boys & Girls • Ages 6-16
9230 Pine Forest Rd., Cooper Hill, VA 24079
The Apple Ridge Farm Academic Summer Camp offers Roanoke's inner-city youth ages 6-16 an opportunity to enjoy a mountain camp experience and gain life skills that will serve them in their home environments. Youth engage in activities designed to provide challenges, stimulate trust and cooperation, and build self-esteem.
Boys & Girls • Ages 5-18
328 Bethel Road, Fincastle, VA
Camp Bethel in beautiful Fincastle, VA is an ACA-accredited, Christian summer camp offering three- and six-day resident camps, adventures, and trips for ages 4-18, plus day camps and single-evening family adventures. Camp Bethel is also home to Carilion’s Camp Too Sweet for children and youth with diabetes, and the Kevin Jones Performing Arts Studio Camps. Adventure Camps and Trips include backpacking, mountains-to-beach-to-bay trip, canoeing (day & week-long), caving, equestrian, horseback, kayaking, mountain biking, river tubing, rock climbing & whitewater rafting.
Camp Blue Ridge
Boys & Girls • Ages 7-17
529 Old Mill Road, Montebello, VA
Camp Blue Ridge offers six different styles of camp to fit your family! We offer everything from aquatic adventure to arts and crafts! We have a Family Summer Camp so that everyone can enjoy the beautiful nature God has given us.
Boys & Girls • Ages 5-18
458 Camp Eagle Road, Fincastle, VA
A short drive away from Roanoke, VA, Camp Eagle has been ministering to folks of all ages for more than 30 years through summer camps, retreats, and specialized group events. We desire to use the elements of Christian camping to provide fun and fulfillment for the present, hope for the future, and develop strong, impactful leaders who will turn the world upside down.
Girls • Ages 6-17
2494 Dellinger Acres Road, Edinburg, VA
Camp Strawderman is about riding horseback, swimming in freshwater streams and hiking on mountain trails. It’s about belly laughs and Indian stories, sitting by roaring campfires and igniting lifelong friendships. It’s about cuddling with four-legged friends, climbing mountains, and singing at the top of your lungs. It’s about being who you are and liking who that is.
Boys & Girls • Ages 8-18
2262 Craig Creek Road, Blacksburg, VA
Located on 65 acres in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Camp Tuk-A-Way seeks to provide a clean, wholesome environment for quality Christian camping. We will engage our teens and children in a fun-filled week of physical, mental and spiritual exercises that will help them grow, like David, into the Giant-Killers God has called each of us to be.
Camp Virginia Jaycee
Boys & Girls • All Ages
2494 Camp Jaycee Road, Blue Ridge, VA
We are a summer camp located in Blue Ridge, VA offering overnight camp, family camp and day camp for children, youth and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and/or developmental disabilities.
Activities planned at Camp Virginia Jaycee include: arts and crafts, music, boating, fishing, sports, games and Junior Lifeguard training. The evening will be filled with hayrides, dances, carnivals and talent shows – lots of safe fun! Take the time to check our web site out and
see what other parents have to say about our very special camp!
Boys• Ages 8-16
328 Wangum Falls Road, Hawley, PA
Camp Watonka is the only program in America offering the traditional overnight experience combining crafts, sports, dirt-bikes, adventure and waterfront with a hands-on science program. This unique combination makes us the ideal program for all boys looking for fun summer focused on their personal interests.
Childcare Network Summer Camps
Boys & Girls • Ages 0-12
4335 Brambleton Avenue, Roanoke, VA
Childcare Network’s Adventure Summer Camp Program is designed to provide a fun and exciting environment for your child, while continuing to help them explore and discover the world around them. While at our kids’ day camp, your child will have the opportunity to participate in different weekly themes with engaging activities, educational field trips and projects with their friends.
Divine Dance Center
Boys & Girls • Ages 3+
3513 Brambleton Avenue, Roanoke, VA
Come learn with an award-winning competitive dance company! Professional staff and a friendly atmosphere!
Ferrum College Camps
Boys & Girls • Ages 9-13
215 State Rte 602, Ferrum, VA
Located 35 miles southwest of Roanoke, Virginia, Ferrum College provides a relaxed, informal atmosphere with the conveniences and security of a small campus. Residence halls, classrooms, dining hall, and recreational facilities are located within easy walking distance. Campus security is maintained by campus police officers. Specially selected camp counselors are assigned to each group of eight to ten campers and provide supervision at all times. Campers and staff are housed in an air-conditioned residence hall.
HoneyTree Summer Camps
Boys & Girls • Ages 5-12
The Hive Summer Camp at HoneyTree is for students who have completed kindergarten through age 12. A private swim club, plus special interest groups, arts and science projects, field trips, and more keep The Hive buzzing with activities each weekday. The Hive opens when school is out and lasts for 10 weeks. With more than 35 years of service to Roanoke Valley families, HoneyTree provides a quality program in a safe, supportive environment. Treat your youngster to one active summer—and yourself to peace of mind—at The Hive.
Phoebe Needles Summer Camps
Boys & Girls • Ages 12-18
732 Turners Creek Road, Callaway, VA
Our programs are for rising fifth through twelfth graders. We operate nine camp sessions during the summer. In addition to our basic camp activities like hiking, arts and crafts, swimming, campfires, etc. We also have special camps focused on nature and the environment, rock climbing and rappelling, community service, backpacking and camping, caving and climbing.
River Rock Climbing
Boys & Girls • Ages 5-18
806 Wasena Avenue SW #100, Roanoke, VA
Looking for something completely different? We have just the thing at the River Rock!
Indoor rock climbing promotes confidence, coordination and balance, muscle development, teamwork, and problem-solving skills. The social and athletic skills acquired through climbing will last a lifetime. We have camps for all age ranges that will keep your kids moving and having fun.
Our walls are professionally engineered and certified by the Climbing Wall Association. All our equipment meets or exceeds industry standards. Our River Rock Staff has been carefully selected, extensively trained, loves working with youth, and are certified in first aid and CPR. It is our privilege to work with your children.
Roanoke Children’s Theatre
Boys & Girls • Ages 5-18
The Jefferson Center, 541 Luck Ave SW Roanoke, VA
RCT Theatre Academy seeks to show young people a world where imagination and creative expression thrive: The theatre! Our classes are perfect for serious, aspiring performers, as well as for students who just want to have fun. If you’re not sure which class is right for you, call 540-309-6802 for help. Register early!
Roanoke College Soccer Camp
Girls & Boys • Ages 4-18
221 College Lane, Salem, VA
Our youth camps offer players from a wide range of ages and abilities an opportunity to develop at Roanoke College. Sessions at the camps are created age-specific to provide knowledge and enthusiasm for the game in a fun and challenging training environment. These camps will feature the staffs and players from the highly successful Roanoke College men’s and women’s soccer programs, as well as top youth and college coaches.
Boys & Girls • Pre K-5
1 Market Square SE, Roanoke, VA
The Science Museum of Western Virginia has Summer Camp programs for PreK-5 that encourage critical thinking, problem solving and teamwork.
With a huge variety of hands-on day camps to choose from, and trained educators and volunteers offering individual support, parents can easily find programs that will engage and inspire their child. Several programs will also feature excursions to VT and professional guest speakers who demonstrate, educate and motivate. Go to www.smwv.org to see our list of 2019 programs and sign up before spaces run out!
SING! Summer Choir Camp
Boys & Girls • Grades 2-8
Bethel Baptist Church, Salem
An enriching and fun musical camp based on the choral experience of the nationally recognized Roanoke Valley Children’s Choir
Do you like to sing in the shower? Can you do some awesome jazz hands? Then this is the camp for you! It’s better than Karaoke – it’s SINGING with all your friends!
Boys & Girls • Ages 3-18
PO Box 20045, Roanoke, VA
The focus of the program is to provide soccer training for boys and girls that would like to improve their technical, tactical, and speed of thought/play abilities during the offseason in a professional environment with US Soccer (USSF) licensed instructors.
Virginia Western Kids College
Boys & Girls • Grades 4-10
Colonial Avenue, Roanoke, VA
STEAM Ahead to Summer Fun. Kids College is our summer enrichment series which offers unique workshops for rising 2nd – 10th graders that are designed to teach new skills, develop new interests and hobbies, and explore future career opportunities.
Wilderness Adventure at Eagle Landing
Boys & Girls • Ages 8-17
11176 Peaceful Valley Road, New Castle, VA
Participants will leave Wilderness Adventure with an increase sense of autonomy. Being able to live in the outdoors for a week, carry all you need in a backpack, and get out of your comfort zone with challenging activities will help participants to know their limits and see how capable they are.
YMCA (Kirk Family)
Boys & Girls • All Ages
520 Church Avenue, Roanoke, VA
(540) 342 9622
Camps at the Y share one thing: they’re about discovery. Kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, try new activities, gain independence, and make lasting friendships and memories.