2015 SUMMER CAMPS in and around Hammond/Tangipahoa Parish

2015 SUMMER CAMPS in and around Hammond/Tangipahoa Parish

Here’s a list of local summer camp offerings – Please click the links in each section for more information and to confirm details and availability. If you have a camp to add, please email ashley@tangifamilies.com.

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SLU Rec Camp

Ages: 5-12
Days/Times: 8 am - 3 pm (before/after care available) from June 1 to July 31
Cost: $145/week with registration fee of $40/family. Early drop off starts at 6:50 am, and late pickup is from 3 - 5:45 p.m. Camp costs $160/week with extended hours. 
Location: Pennington Student Activity Center, located at the corner of University Avenue and General Pershing Avenue in Hammond (Southeastern Campus)
To Register: Call 985-549-5734 or visit the membership desk at the Pennington Student Activity Center. 
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Hosted by Southeastern Louisiana University's Department of Recreational Sports and Wellness and offered for 10 weeks this summer.This camp is an option for parents who want their children to have fun and physically active days while developing social skills, confidence and independence.

Each week has a theme and that activities include outdoor adventures, field day games, arts and crafts, health and fitness talks, relay races, a talent show, swimming, and field trips.

Cost includes breakfast, lunch, and snacks each day, as well as a Camp Rec t-shirt. 

Camp Kateri

Ages: 7-13
Cost: $302 for day campers and $457 for overnight campers
Location: Rosaryville Spirit Life Center
39003 Rosaryville Road, Ponchatoula, LA 70454
To Enroll: 225-294-5039 or online
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Camp Kateri is a week-long day and overnight summer camp at Rosaryville Spirit Life Center located in Ponchatoula. Camp Kateri provides a summer camp program of recreation, adventure, creativity and fun, including horseback riding, cooking,  swimming, camp fires, canoeing and more. 

The Rosaryville grounds are fully equipped with over 500 acres, a junior Olympic-size swimming pool, a 2-acre fishing pond, stables, gymnasium, nature trails and more. Camp is filled with fun and challenging activities geared towards developing mind, body and spirit.

The camp emphasizes a friendly and positive environment. The goal is to encourage kids to explore nature, experience new things, create friendships and have FUN!!

Camp Kateri Session 1
June 21-26
Ages 7-13
Price: Overnight - $457
Day - $302

Camp Kateri Session 2
July 12-17
Ages 7-13
Price: Overnight - $457
Day - $302

Spoga's Adventure Camp

Ages: 9-13
Days/Times: June 15-18 from 8 am to 4 pm
Location: Spoga Fitness Studio, 210 W. Thomas St. in Hammond
Cost: $195 - includes shirt. $20 discount for siblings. 
To Enroll: Contact Hailey at (985) 345-2453 or info@spogafitnesscenter.com

Sports skills development, swimming, bowls, games & activities, laser tag, arts & crafts; nutrition training and education; movies & games; field trip to Global Wildlife. 

KIDCAM Summer Camps

Ages: 3-13
Days/Times: Monday through Friday, 9 am to 3 pm (before and after care available) from   June 1, 2015 – July 31, 2015. Part time options (3 days a week) also available).
Cost: $125 week with $40 registration fee 
Location: St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School in Hammond
To Enroll: Call 877-4KIDCAM or register Online

Kidcam is a summer camp program with locations all over Louisiana, and this year they will be in Hammond! Kidcam’s engaging weekly themes are action-packed with activities that promote fun, fitness, friendship, and creativity each week of camp. KIDCAM is bringing you a world of excitement in summer 2015! Each week, our intrepid travelers will “visit” one of seven continents to experience an exciting new culture. Each destination will introduce campers to amazing new foods, languages, science, art, music and dance, along with their favorite KIDCAM activities. Campers aged 5-13 will attend off-campus field trips each week on a licensed bus. The 3-4 year old campers follow a separate schedule of on-campus activities including water play, art, puppet shows, karate, dance, yoga, magic shows, spacewalks, and giant inflatables. 

Hammond Rec Dept Summer Camp

Ages 5-12
Days/Times: Monday-Friday from 8 am - 4 pm from June 1 - July 24.
Cost: $100 for two weeks; $150 for one month; $300 for two months $300. $10 off per child for multiple registrations. Extended hours starting at 7:30 am and ending at 5 pm available for $20/week or $5/day. Good grade discount and assistance programs available.
Location: 601 W. Coleman Ave. in Hammond
To Enroll: Call (985) 277-5908. Application available online. Must register by May 8. 

Camp is geared towards educating the campers about art, adventure and aviation. Includes breakfast and lunch, swimming, physical education, field trips, and instruction in reading and Spanish. 

Liuzza Land Summer Camps

Ages: 6-12
Days/Times: Monday-Friday from 9 am - 4 pm; 6 sessions from June 1 - July 10. Early drop off (7:30 am) and late pick up (5:30 pm) are available. 
Location: Liuzza Land, 56457 Holden Circle in Amite
Cost: $135/week per camper, with one-time $40 registration fee. Includes: T-Shirt, water bottle, 2 snacks
To Enroll: Call (985) 981-5788 or Register Online 

The following activities will be offered each week: Farm Animals, Arts & Crafts, Jumping Pillow, Tunnel Slides, Water Slides, Play Houses, Harvesting Veggies and additional games and field events. 

June 1 – June 5: A Farming Ag-Venture! Back to the Basics
June 8 – June 12: Sports “Fan”tastic – Let the games begin
June 15 – June 19: Young Explorers… Are you ready for a kid-venture?
June 22 – June 26: Cowboys & Indians – Wild, Wild West Fest
June 29 – July 2: Red, White & Blue – Party in the U.S.A.
July 6 – July 10: Color Wars – Color your world!

Kid's Kamp at Indian Creek Campground

Ages: 4-10
Days/Times: Full day: Mon-Thurs from 8 am - 5 pm and Friday from 8 am - 1 pm
Half day: Mon-Fri from 8 am - 1 pm
Cost: $125/week for half day and $200/week full day - $50 one-time registration fee
Location: Indian Creek Campground - 35013 W. Fontana Rd., Independence, LA 70443
To Enroll: Call (985) 878-6567
More Info: Facebook page

Session 1: May 25-29
Session 2: June 8-12
Session 3: June 22-26
Session 4: July 20-24
Session 5: August 3-7

Kid's Kamp at Indian Creek Campground features structured and free play activities and ends with a camping party and sleepover in the bunk house. Activities include: Swimming, Arts & Crafts, Music & karaoke, Playgrounds, Sports Courts, Games, Game room, Outdoor Movies, Educational Activities, and Nature Walks. Snacks Included.  Before and After Care Provided. 

Summer Camp at North Cypress Fitness Center

Ages:5-12 (child must have finished kindergarten)
Days/Times: Monday - Friday. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Cost: $149/week. Before/after care available for extra $50/week.
Location: North Cypress Fitness Center, 1606 S. Magnolia St., Hammond, LA 70401 
To Enroll: Call 985-542-3121 or stop by North Cypress Fitness Center
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Swimming, Youth Fitness Classes, Karate, Movies, Dancing, Tennis, Field Trips, Basketball, Friday Pizza Days, Playground, Professional Tennis Courts, Outdoor Basketball, Resort style swimming pool, 3 fitness studios. Your child will have a blast going on field trips, swimming, staying active with fun games, fitness classes, tennis, basketball, and much more.

Field Trips:  Campers will enjoy weekly field trips to places such as Kliebert’s Alligator Farm, Safari Quest, Global Wildlife, Spirit Professionals, AMC Theaters, Sweetwater campground, as well as having specials guests such as the “Red Barn” and the “Discovery Dome” here at the club. During those weeks that transportation is required, there will be an additional bus fee.

Snacks are provided. Campers will have option to bring their own lunch or purchase a weekly Lunch Program for $25 per week. 

Art / Music / Drama

The Big Red Barn Summer Art Camps

Ages: 3-10
Cost: $125/week and $25 supply fee
Days/Times: M-F - 4 hours (from 9 am - 1 pm or 10 am - 2 pm, depending on week)
To Enroll: email bigredbarn4kids@yahoo.com or text/call 985-373-0468
Location: 234 SE Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula LA 70454
More info: www.BigRedBarn4kids.com

Every day is an artistic adventure at 2015 Imagine! Summer Camp. Kids create artwork inspired by literature, animals, far away places, people, and the fun stuff of life.We learn about masterpieces, famous artists, styles of art, and how to find inspiration in everything. The camp  offers a myriad of art activities, mediums, and techniques including: acrylic, watercolor, oil and chalk pastels, collage materials and more. Each week is a different theme. Campers should bring a bag lunch and dress in clothes that can get messy!

CAMP DATES
June 22-26 :  9 a.m. - 1 p.m (ages 3+)
June 29-July 3: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. (ages 5+)
July 20-24: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. (ages 5+)
July 27-31: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. (ages 5+)
August 3 - 7: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m (ages 3+)

Fellom Ballet Fairy Tale Princess Ballet Camp

Ages: 3-6
Cost: $90 (includes all craft supplies and a daily snack)
Days/Times: Monday-Thursday June 22-25 from 9 am - noon daily
To Enroll: Registration Forms available here: http://bit.ly/1LPQDcJ
Location: Fellom Ballet, 1506 N Oak Street, Hammond, Louisiana 70401


Fairy Tale Princess Ballet Camp is designed for petite ballerinas, ages 3-6. This session will be led by instructor Claire Draper. Activities are designed to teach the basics of ballet and movement through creative play and storytelling. Little princesses will dance along with their favorite fairy tales and create related crafts. On the last day of camp, princesses will perform a special dance for their families. Recommended attire includes ballet slippers and comfortable clothing.

The Big Red Barn Sew Sweet Sewing Camp

Cost: $75 per 2-day session week 
Days/Times: Session 1: June 15 & 16 from 9 am - 3 pm / Session 2: July 6 & 7 from 9 am-3 pm
Location: 234 SE Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula LA 70454
To Enroll: email bigredbarn4kids@yahoo.com or text/call 985-373-0468
More info: www.BigRedBarn4kids.com

Campers will join Melissa at the Big Red Barn in Ponchatoula for a two-day camp with a variety of projects, including clothes, accessories, plush creations, room decor, and more. Campers can register for both sessions (different projects will be completed). Space is limited to 8 children per camp.

SLU Children's Art Workshop

Ages: 5 -15
Dates & Times:  2-week workshop with either morning or afternoon sessions.
July 13-16 (Monday-Thursday) and July 20-23 (Monday-Thursday)
Morning Session 9:30-11:00
Afternoon Session 2:00-3:30
Location: Clark Hall Annex on Southeastern's campus
Cost: $60 per child
To Register: Visit Website
More Info: Call (985) 549-2301

All students will complete a t-shirt design, model magic sculpture and printmaking project. The workshop is 8 days long and students will complete 8 different projects including painting and drawing. These projects will be based on the theme “Step Into Art.” Learn about famous artists as you make inspired artwork that also celebrates you. Children enrolled in the workshop will be instructed by art students who will be supervised by Dr. Kim Finley.

Printable registration - Please complete and bring in person with a credit card, check or money order on 7/13/14 at 9 am to the Lobby of Clark Hall on N. Pine St. on Southeastern's campus. You may also register online and mail check. 

Enrollment will be limited to 145 students. Children will be enrolled on a first come, first serve basis. Enrollment is not secured until payment in full has been received. 

First Christian Church Camps

Location: First Christian Church, 305 E. Charles St., Hammond, LA
Cost: Varies, see each camp for details
For More Info: Call (985) 345-0374, email fcchammond@bellsouth.net, or visit website.
To Enroll: Please submit Registration Form (online or print and mail to address above) at least 10 days prior to the start of camp.

MUSIC CAMP
Ages: 1st grade and up
Days/Times: June 8-12 from 9 am - 12 noon
Cost: $50 (siblings $40) - Scholarships may be available

Sing, dance, and play to an eclectic mix of songs of praise. For teens: On Tuesday - Thursday afternoons there will be extra activities including choral ensemble and work on a neighborhood mission project.

SEWING CAMP
Ages: 10 and up
Days/Times: July 13 - 17  from 8 am - 12 noon
Cost: Free 

Beginners and those who would like to review are welcome.  The goal is to complete 2 projects while learning the basics of fabrics, stitching, and using a sewing machine. Students should bring their own sewing machine if possible, but it is not necessary.

THEATER CAMP
Ages: 12 and up
Days/Times: Session 1: June 15-26 from 9 am - 12 noon
Session 2 July 6-17 from 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost: Free

Campers will enjoy lessons in improvisation, character development, Shakespeare, costuming, and scene analysis, with a lot of games in between. Camp will culminate in a brief performance for parents on the last day at pick up time. Each session will be different so campers may attend both sessions.

WORLD MUSIC PERCUSSIVE ENSEMBLE
Ages: 10 and up
Days/Times: Tuesdays in June and July  from 10:30 am - 12 noon
Cost: Free  - Please register by May 22

Young musicians will explore sacred and secular folk music from around the world using xylophones and drums. No experience necessary.

SPANISH 1 REVIEW CAMP
Days/Times: Tuesdays in June and July from 10 am - 11:30 am
Cost: $50 - Please register by May 22

This class will help students prepare for Spanish 2 by systematically covering the rules of grammar and language while engaging the student in fun, yet meaningful experiences.

HIGH SCHOOL CHORAL INTENSIVE
Ages: High school students
Days/Times: Tenative Dates of June 16-17
Cost: $50 (Siblings $40) -Scholarships may be available

This camp is for High School Choral students interested in developing their best vocal tone and musicianship while singing a Capella and accompanied music in 3 and 4 parts.

SLU Community Music School

Ages: Grades 5-8
Days/Times: Varies, see below.
Cost: $170-225/week
Location: Community Music School, Pottle Music Building Annex, Room A253 on Southeastern's campus in Hammond

Southeastern Music Celebration 2015 summer programs for young musicians include a middle school band camp, piano duet workshop, guitar workshop, chamber music workshop, and music theory workshop.

Middle School Band Camp
July 6-10 from 9:00 am - 5 pm
Cost: $225 (includes lunch)
Early Registration through May 1 - after this date there will be a $20 late fee.

Piano Duet Workshop, Chamber Music, Guitar Workshop, and Music Theory Workshop
July 13-17 from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

May 15 deadline for Piano Duet registration - Cost: $170.
June 15 deadline for Guitar registration - Cost is $170.
June 15 deadline for Chamber Music registration - Cost is $170.
June 15 deadline for Music Theory registration - Cost is $125.

Private instrumental and vocal lessons will also be offered from June 8 - July 23.
For more info, or to enroll: Call 985-549-5502 or vsit www.southeastern.edu/smc

Chappapeela Sports Park Camps

PHOTOGRAPHY CAMP
Ages: 7-18
Days/Times: June 1 - 5 from 8 am to 3 pm
Cost: $50/day or $150/week ; $10 per hour aftercare charge; $25 optional lunch for week
Instructor: Dylan Maras; Please bring your own digital camera.

ART CAMP
Ages: 10-16
Days/Times: June 8 - 13 from 8 am to 3 pm
Cost: $50/day or $150/week ; $10 per hour aftercare charge; $25 optional lunch for week
Instructor: Louise Johnson; Supplies are not included, and are to be announced.

FOOTBALL CAMP
Ages: 4th - 8th graders
Days/Times: July 28 - 30 from 9 am to 12 noon
Cost: $100; includes shirt

VOLLEYBALL CAMP
Ages: 4th - 8th grade - open to players of all skills levels
Days/Times: July 6 - 9 from 9 am to 12 noon
Cost: $75; includes shirt
Presented by Bayou Junior Football Camps

Location: Chappapeela Sports Park, 19335 HiPark Blvd., Hammond, LA
To Enroll: Call (985) 543-6767
More information will be posted when available.

Amite Arts Council

DRAMA CAMP
Ages: TBD
Dates/Time: July 13 - 17 from 9 am - 1 pm

The teacher of the camp will be Gary Mendoza. Mr. Mendoza is the Talented Theatre teacher at Covington High School and has an impressive resume of theatrical work on many levels. The camp will stage a performance on Friday, July 17. The time of the performance will be determined later.

VISUAL ARTS CAMP 
Ages: TBD
Days/Times:  June 22-26 from 9 am to 12:30 pm daily

The theme of this summer’s art camp is Welcome To The Wild West. The camp will be taught by Linda Chustz. Ms. Chustz is a retired educator who has sold her artwork in the New Orleans French Market for many years.

Location: Amite Community Center, 212 E. Oak Street, Amite, LA
Cost: $5 Registration Fee for Each
To Enroll: Call (985) 748-8761 - Limited Enrollment

Kay Butler Summer Drama Camp

Ages: 8-19
Days/Times: June 22 - July 3, 2015 from 10 am - 5 pm with performances on July 7 and 8
Location: Le Fleur de Lis in Ponchatoula
Cost: $250. Limited Scholarships Available 
To Enroll: Call (985) 974-0123
More Info: Facebook page

Acting, Singing, Dancing, Confidence Building. A workshop environment designed to help young actors discover their unique talents and abilities. Original production by Camp Director Barbie Vallot. Roles tailored to fit the strengths of each aspiring actor. 

The Pastry Bag Cooking Camps

Ages: 8-12
Days/Times: Monday-Tuesday from 9 am to 3 pm on June 29-30; July 13-14; and July 20-21
Location:
Cost:
To Enroll: Call (225) 294-0031

In the 2-day course, kids will have a hands-on approach to cooking and get an introduction to cake decorating. They will prepare simple snacks, desserts including cupcakes, and participate in making lunch for the group. All supplies are provides and campers will bring home items they make. Limited to 8 campers. 

Science

HHMS Torbotics 2015 X-Treme Science Summer Camps

Ages: 5 -14 (Varies by week) 
Days/Times: Monday - Friday. 9 am - 12 pm or 9 am - 4 pm - See dates below.
Cost: $150/week - $275/week
Location: Hammond High Magnet School
To Enroll: Contact Shelly Gaydos at 985-474-8622 (leave a message) or email shelly.gaydos@tangischools.org.
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June 8 - 12 from 9 am - 12 pm
LEGO Mindstorms - ages 9-14
Campers will build and program LEGO Mindstorm robots that operate using light, touch, and sound sensors. On Friday, friends and family are invited to attend the robot showcase and closing session. Deadline for registration June 1.

June 8 - 12 from 9 am - 12 pm 
Engineering with K'nex - ages 5-11
Campers will brainstorm, design, build and construct structures with K'nex while applying the engineering design process. This will include incorporation of motors and solar panels. On Friday, friends and family are are invited to attend the robot showcase and closing session. Deadline for registration June 1.

June 22 - 26  from 9 am - 4 pm 
Advanced Robot Camp - ages 12-17
This camp is for students who want to go to the next level with robotics. Students will design a robot, program in RobotC, and complete at the end of the week. Friends and family are invited to attend the camp competition which will be held on June 26 after lunch. Deadline for registration June 17.

July 13 - 17 from 9 - 12 pm
LEGO Mindstorms - ages 9-14
Campers will build and program LEGO Mindstorm robots that operate using light, touch, and sound sensors. On Friday, friends and family are invited to attend the robot showcase and closing session. Deadline for registration July 1.

July 13 - 17 from 9 am - 12 pm
Engineering With Rockets - ages 5-11
Campers will explore the world of rockets while building a different rocket each day. This will include air rockets, water rockets and engine rockets. On Friday, friends and family are invited to attend the robot showcase and closing session at11:00 am. Deadline for registration July 1.

Students attending more than 1 camp will get a $10 discount per camp. T-shirts are included with each camp if the applications are received before the deadline. Robot camps are limited to the first 30 students who register.

STEM Flight Training Summer Camp

Ages: High School students
Days/Times: June 1 - 26
Cost: $250 (includes the application deposit). Sponsorships and tuition assistance is available for those who qualify.
For more info and to enroll: Call 985-542-4259; email tangiafromuseum@att.net. Application available online

This camp is for High School students interested in exploring aviation. Campers will be taught the fundamentals of flying. They will also be able to get behind the controls of a single engine aircraft with a certified flight instructor. They will also build and launch model rockets, fly remote control model aircrafts, examine a Blackhawk helicopter and private jets. Also, the students will build a personal desktop computer and learn electronic components and circuit design. There will also be a weekend trip to the Infinity Science Center at NASA John C. Stennis Space Center in Mississippi. The camp is sponsored by the Tangipahoa African American Heritage Museum and Veterans Archive.

Academic and Leadership

Amite Elementary Communications Camp

Ages: 5-8
Days/Times: July 13-17 from 8 am - 12 noon
Location: Amite Elementary School
Cost: FREE
To Enroll: Call (985) 474-8318 or download application onlineMore Info on how to submit application. 

Campers will participate in FUN learning activities and experience the magic of broadcasting.  Enrollment is open to all, but preference will be given to those living within the magnet boundaries.  Spacing is limited to 20 students.  

Under the Sea Summer Enhancement Camp

Ages: Age 5 (completed kindergarten) to completed 7th grade
Days/Times: Monday-Friday from 8:30 am -12:30 pm (with 8 am dropoff) from June 1 - June 25
Location: SLU Lab School, 
Cost: $175
To Enroll: Fill out online form
More info: Contact Dr. Melanie Lemoine at (985) 549-5234 or melanie.lemoine@selu.edu

The Summer Enhancement Camp is designed to assist campers in maintaining their reading and math skills during the month of June. Instruction will be provided in small groups in a hands-on, interactive way.  

Louisiana Children's Discovery Center Junior Volunteer Training Program

Ages: 10-16
Days/Times: June 16-19 from 2 - 5 pm
Location: Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center in Hammond
Cost: $50
To Enroll: Return Applications Form by June 5. Forms available at the front desk at LCDC or on the website 

The Certified Junior Volunteer Training program for teens and adolescents is designed to provide an unique opportunity to learn about the importance of volunteering, giving back to the community, meeting local active volunteers as well as learning basic leadership skills and team work. Positions are limited and filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Upon completion of the session, each participant will be issued a certificate and will become an LCDC Certified Junior Volunteer, and receive a t-shirt.

SLU ZOOM into Careers Summer Camp

Junior High and High School Career Workshops for Summer 2015
Ages: Grades rising 7 - 12
Days/Times: 4-day Workshop on Monday - Thursday, June 15-18, 2015 from 9 am to 4 pm
Cost: $280 to $320, depending on registration date. Some workshops are sponsored and have a reduced cost. 
More Info and To Register
Phone: 985-549-2301

Southeastern Louisiana University is proud to offer a series of exciting career workshops for junior high and high school students. In our hands-on courses, participants explore a career and gain knowledge of the competencies required to succeed in their field of interest. These summer workshops will introduce students to career opportunities available in Louisiana and compatible higher education programs within Southeastern’s college curriculum.

Offerings: 

  • Animation
  • Industrial & Engineering Tech
  • Photography
  • Automotive Tech
  • Computer Science
  • Television
  • Theatre
  • Environmental Sciences

Our workshops are hands-on, using the latest technology in our specialized labs to create an interactive experience.  We also incorporate a team component to simulate the dynamics of a real work environment.  Friends and family will be invited on the last day to view the new skills participants have acquired. Workshops at Southeastern's main campus offers state of the art facilities. We also offer a limited number of workshops at our Livingston Literacy & Technology Center in Walker, our St. Tammany Center in Mandeville, and Northshore Technical Community College's newest facility in Greensburg, Louisiana. 

Sports

Ron Roberts Youth Football Camp

Ages: 2nd grade - 8th grade
Days/Times: Tuesday & Wednesday July 21 & 22 from 8 am - 12 noon
Location: Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond
Cost: $50 with pre-registration and $100 on day of camp
To Enroll: Register Online
More Info

Join Southeastern Louisiana University Head Football Coach Ron Roberts, the Lions Football Coaching Staff, and current and former Lions for Ron Roberts Football Camps. 

Louisiana Soccer Academy Summer Camp

Ages: 5-9 or 10-18
Days/Times: July 19 - 23
To Enroll: (985) 507-4928 or 985-549-5185 or email: lasocceracademy@gmail.com
More info: louisianasocceracademy.comTuition:
Cost: Resident - Overnight (ages 10-18) $445
Commuters - 9:15 am - 8:00 pm (ages 10-18) $315
Full Day Campers - 9:15 am - 4:30 pm (ages 5-9) $220
Half Day Campers - 9:15 am - 12:00 pm (ages 5-9) $155
Blake Hornbuckle, Academy Director

Jay Artigues SportsPlex Camps

Kids Camp
Ages: 5-13
Days/Times: Monday-Friday from 9 am to 3 pm (with 9 am - 12 noon half day option available) on June 8-11; June 22-25; and July 6-9
Location: Jay Artiques SportsPlex, 46177 N. Morrison Blvd. in Hammond
Cost: $150/Full day; $80/Half day. Lunch provides for full day campers.
To Enroll: Call (985) 956-7700 

Games include wiffle ball, kickball, dodgeball, football, and more. 

Jay Artiques Hitting Camp
Ages: 6-12 and 13-18
Days/Times: June 15-16 from 9 am to 3 pm (9 am to 12 noon for half day option)
Location: Jay Artiques SportsPlex, 46177 N. Morrison Blvd. in Hammond
Cost: $120/Full day; $75/Half day. Lunch provides for full day campers.
To Enroll: Call (985) 956-7700 

Pitcher/Catcher Camp
Ages: 6-12 and 13-18
Days/Times: June 17-18 from 9 am to 12 noon 
Location: Jay Artiques SportsPlex, 46177 N. Morrison Blvd. in Hammond
Cost: $70 
To Enroll: Call (985) 956-7700 

Kati Morse Softball Camp
Ages: 6-12 and 13-18
Days/Times: June 1-2 from 9 am to 12 noon 
Location: Jay Artiques SportsPlex, 46177 N. Morrison Blvd. in Hammond
Cost: $70 
To Enroll: Call (985) 956-7700 

TetraBrazil Soccer Camp

Ages: 6-15
Days/Times: June 8-12, Half-day and full-day camps available
Cost: $146 for half day and $201 for full day sessions. Team camp rates are also available.
Location: Chapapeela Sports Park, 19325 Hipark Blvd., Hammond LA
To Enroll: To register go online to www.challengersports.com
For more info, call Nick Rundell at 469-713-2737 or email him at nrundell@challengersports.com.

Half-day camp, for ages 6-16, will have a morning session from 9:00 am - 12:00 noon or an afternoon session from 5:30 - 8:30 pm. Full-day camp, for ages 8-16, runs from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm and 5:30 - 8:30 pm.

The camp is sponsored by STYSA and Challenger Sports. They will be coached by a member of Challenger's elite team of Brazilian soccer coaches.

Jay Ladner's All-American Basketball Camp

Ages: 6-14
Days/Times: June 22 -244. The camp will hold 2 sessions each day from 9 am - 12 pm  and from 1 - 4 pm.
Cost: Cost is $30 per session or $150 for all 3 days
Location: SLU University Center
To Enroll: Campers can register on the first day of camp at 8:00 am or by emailing jay.ladner@southeastern.edu or call 985-549-3744.
The camp will be conducted by Ladner's staff and players from SLU.

Junior Golf Clinics at Oak Knoll

Ages: 8-16
Days/Times: Tuesday-Thursday from 4:45-5:30 daily: May 26 - 28 or June 2 - 4
Location: Oak Knoll Country Club, 45246 Country Club Road, Hammond. Meet at the Putting green each day at 4:45 pm (rain or shine).
Cost:  $15 per session for Oak Knoll Members, $25 per session for non members.
To Enroll: Call Oak Knoll Pro Shop at (985) 542-5756

Clinic topics will include: Basic fundamentals of grip; posture, stance and alignment; the full swing, chipping and putting; golf etiquette; and common rules of golf.

By the end of each clinic each child should have learned enough to play a round of golf. On Thursday at 5:45 pm, Junior golfers will play 3 holes.

Each golfer should have their own clubs. Proper golf attire required. 

Rob Noel Golf Channel Academy

Ages: 4-16
Carter Plantation, 23475 Carter Trace, Springfield, 70462
Cost: $150 for Wee Swingers and $195 for Jr./Competition
To Enroll: Online Form

Campers will go through golf activities each day, while playing purposeful games in-between. Includes golf instruction and activities, range balls, embroidered hat, materials, snacks, drinks, final day pool party with lunch.

Wee Swingers, Ages 4-6
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Competition Players, Ages 12-16
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3 Comments

  1. Alison H
    May 06, 2015 @ 17:35:51

    Can you provide information to the girls scout camp this summer? Contact name, phone number? Anything would be helpful. Thanks.

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    • tangifamilies
      May 07, 2015 @ 20:19:37

      Hi Alison!
      Here is the info I have on Girl Scout camp:
      Camp Whispering Pines
      56535 HWY 1054 Independence, LA
      985-878-9598
      http://www.gsle.org

      Girl Scouts and non Girl Scouts ages 6-17 are eligible to attend camp sessions lasting from 3 days to 2 weeks. Camp begins on May 31 and sessions run through July 17.
      Campers will enjoy many activities including swimming, hiking, fishing, kayaking, Rick climbing wall, high ropes course, arts & crafts and more.

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  2. Lynsie
    Jun 04, 2015 @ 11:15:05

    It is so helpful to have all of this info in one place! There are so many camps I missed in my previous searches, thank you!!

    Reply

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