Our camp is a great opportunity for kids to learn songs and play together under the supervision of professional musicians. Players are grouped by age and experience. Bands rehearse from 10 AM to 2 PM with a ½ hour lunch break. The bands learn to play about 4 songs of their choice coached by Stuart Lehman-Brown, a Berkelee School of Music graduate, and Mick Berry, the author of “ The Drummers Bible”.
On Friday, we record the songs and there is a performance for parents and friends in our classroom. Band members take home a CD of the songs they have learned. All amps,Mics and drums are provided. The cost of the one week camp is $250 (paid in advance).
Week 1: June 24th – June 28th (ages13-16)
Week 2: July 8th – July 12th (ages 9-12)
Week 3: July15th – July 19th (ages 13-16)
Week 4: July 22th – July 26th (ages 9-12)
Week 5: July 29th – Aug 2th (ages 13-16)
Week 6: Aug 5th – Aug 9th (ages 9-12)
Camp runs from June 17-Aug. 9
Cost: $268(res) or $281(non-res) per week for half days, $468(res) or $481(non-res) per week for full days
Hours: Digital filmmaking meets 9am-12pm, Video Game Design meets 1pm-4pm, Full day includes both camps and meets from 9am-4pm. All camps run Mon. - Fri.
Location: Hamilton School, 5530 Nave Drive, Novato
Phone Number: 415-506-0282
Digital Filmmaking: Kids learn the techniques and artistry behind movies like Star Wars, Harry Potter, Pirates of the Caribbean and many others! This popular camp is a fun, hands-on introduction and overview of all the different roles on a Computer Generated or Visual Effects movie. Kids have fun learning how to create their own digital models, paint directly on them, animate them, put their scenes together and more! Not only can this class foster your kids' imagination, but it also teaches them math and physics concepts and they don't even know it! A USB flash drive is included with all of the "lessons" on it as well as a handy place to save their work.
Camp at Mill Valley Potter’s Studio has professional ceramic artist instructors. This is a specialized camp allowing up to 10 students per session. The camp includes activities related to the ceramic arts, including clay sculpture and functional work, pottery, drawing, mosaic, and painting with glazes and traditional acrylic or tempera paints. The studio is surrounded by a Native Plant Nursery and within walking distance from the Richardson Bay Estuary and boardwalk in Tam Junction, Mill Valley.
A typical day includes working in the ceramic studio, a snack break, and drawing botanical illustrations from the natural world around them, and turning them into 3-D ceramic inspired pieces. Mosaic projects are included. Campers should pack a daily snack.
Summer Program Dates: July 1st through August 16th
This summer we are proud to announce the start of our awesome summer camps. Combining outdoor fun in Roy’s Redwoods and in Peri Park with great Kung Fu workouts and picnics will be super fun! We’ll also watch one or two fun Kung Fu comedies. Students in the Praying Mantis, Buddha Palm, Sword Immortal, and Sparring Form weeks will learn entire forms and earn impressive certificates for their accomplishments. We are planning being outside for most of the day. Since Roy’s Redwoods and other great areas are so close by we will emphasize hiking and training our kung fu outdoors in beautiful places. We’ll rest, regroup back at the school in our home base room with sofas, chairs and a good TV, and watch a couple of Kung Fu movies each week!
When we head to Roy’s Redwoods we’ll simply walk up the hill behind the school, over the golf course bridge over the road, and spend all day in the Redwoods having a picnic for lunch. p.s. Bring your own lunch, snacks and water bottle. Van pick up at Fairfax available, There are toilets at the trail head. Fairfax Camp will be in the Fairfax Pavilion. This gives easy access to the wonderful Peri Park for easy outdoor play!
Through interactive games and activities, young writers learn to wow readers with exciting scenes, compelling dialogue, and active language that keeps readers on the edge of their seats. Then, they write original short stories that are published in a professional-style class anthology. This camp is run by Brenda Zahn, a professional writer/journalist with 20 years of experience.
Workshops are for kids ages 8 and up (and teens, too!), and are held at Northbay ArtWorks in Novato. The cost is $110 per session.
College of Marin Athletics and Community Education proudly present Summer Sports Camp - Soccer, Flag Football, Baseball, Cheerleading, Beginning Golf and Multi-SportSports Camp. Two Convenient locations Kentfield and Indian Valley Campuses. Participants will receive FREE entry to open swim during your Enrolled Camp Period.
Jun 17 - Aug 16
9am – 12pm
Regular registration $149 per week
Basic Machine Sewing: Come and learn zig zag stitch, presser feet and bobbins to get your own sewing machine driver's license at Mimi the Sardine. For ages 10-12 staring on July 8-12th from 9:00-1:00 p.m. The cost is $350--7 persons maximum.
Pia Andersson holds both a Masters in Textile Arts from the University of Gothenburg and a degree in Textile Engineering from Chalmers University, Sweden. She has been sewing clothes since she was a young girl and began designing commercially here in the States since 1990. She has taught all ages in Sweden and in the U.S. where many fondly know her as the creator and owner of Mimi the Sardine
Super Summer Adventure Camp Entering kindergarten through third grade. This camps takes place from June 10th- August 9th.
Super Summer Adventure Camp in San Anselmo is gearing up for another fun filled summer of field trips, swim lessons, art, science gymnastic activities and lots more. Our camp is small and known for its warm, friendly yet exciting environment. Our experienced and adventurous staff will once again put on a summer that your child will not soon forget! Located on the spacious campus of Wade Thomas School our headquarters are fully equipped and air-conditioned. Swim lessons take place at Drake High School Pool. Our staff is experienced in Early Childhood Education and most work year-round. They are CPR and First-Aid certified. Join us for the fun!
All of Our Competitive Camps Include Positive Cooperative Coaching, Skills Development, Fitness Program, Life & Values Encouragement, Nutrition Education, Transfer Practice, On Course Game Management, Stat Taking, Yardage Books and Tons of Fun!
There are four camp sessions:
Camps take place Monday-Thursday. There are half-day camps from 8:30 am-12:30 pm ($395) or full-day camps from 8:30 am-4:30 pm ($595). The Little Swingers camp (ages 5-7) takes place from 10 am-noon ($195).