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Plenty of summer camps for many types of interest

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 EDITOR'S NOTE - This is a list of some of the camps offered this summer through the school system. Sports camps are usually also listed in the sports section of the paper.

 

Camp Invention – Invent. Discover. Explore. Achieve.

Inspire CREATIVITY and INVENTIVE thinking during a weeklong summer adventure of FUN and EXCITING real world challenges led by qualified educators! 

For more information on Camp Invention, please check out the Camp Invention website, www.campinvention.org/.

Camp Invention also has a “Camp in Action” Video – campinvention.org/camp/video.aspx

**Please download the flyer (Camp Invention Flyer) on the School Website under the LINK “Camp Invention” or on the District Website under For Parents / Camp Invention for more information.**

Locations for the 2013 Camp Invention are:

•Shepherdsville Elementary School (June 17th-21st from 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. each day with lunch provided)

Camp Invention is open to students going into grades 3-5 next school year and will immerse your child in a weeklong experience where he or she will discover creativity and inventiveness through hands-on, creative problem solving activities. The program is led by local, highly qualified educators who are passionate about helping children grow through hands-on learning.

If you have any questions, please contact:

• Sarah Coomer, Director at sarah.coomer@bullitt.kyschools.us or 502-869-3000

• Adrienne Usher, Director at adrienne.usher@bullitt.kyschools.us or 502-869-2400

Summer Fun at Crossroads Elementary School

Free camps by the Family Resource Center and the 21st Century Community Learning Center for Crossroads Elementary School students:

Mad Scientist Week (Science Camp) June 3-7 from 9:00 a.m.-noon. For students entering grades 3-4. Students will experience science in a new and fun way by rotating through centers to try experiments and hands-on science problems.

A Recipe for Success (Cooking Camp) June 3-7 from 9:00 a.m.-noon. Students entering grades 1-3 will be measuring out some ingredients to a healthy recipe. They will cook and sample new foods as well as design a recipe book to keep.

Adventures in Reading (Reading Camp) June 10-14 from 9:00 a.m.-noon. This camp will be offered to students in grades K-5 and will be an exciting and fun way to engage them min reading, writing and spelling by using fun “Adventureland” themes each day.

A Camping We Will Go (Math Camp) June 17-22 from 9:00 a.m.-noon. Students in grades K-5 will build foundational math skills by using every day math. Students will work on basic math skills and number sense, as well as word problem solving through games and activities.

Gardening Club each Wednesday in June from 9:00-11:00 a.m. for students entering grades 1-5. Learn basic gardening skills while planting flowers and vegetables and tending them each week. Students will also learn how to harvest at home to add color and variety to family meals.

All About Me (Fitness/Future Camp) June 15-19 from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. This camp will focus on students’ health and future with components that include character education, anti-bullying, nutrition, overall fitness and tentatively conclude with a day of field trips in the community.

Lights, Camera, Action (Arts and Humanities Camp) July 22-26 from 9:00 am.2:00 p.m. for students entering grades 1-5. Students may be making movies, creating PowerPoints, acting, creating art or music. Find your niche in the arts! This camp will be full of energy and fun as students move through rotations based on different areas of creativity.

Camps will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, please contact Family Resource Center Coordinator Leigh Lowery at 869-6400.

Old Mill Elementary School Outdoors Camp

June 3-7 from 9:00 a.m.-noon for Old Mill Elementary School students entering grades 3-5. Cost is $5 a person. The camp will be held at Old Mill and will be about fishing, hunting, camping, Kentucky animals, safety, conservation and more. On Thursday, campers will take a trip to Cedar Ridge Park to practice fishing, archery and canoeing (hours on Thursday 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. The camp is sponsored by the Family Resource Center.

Old Mill Elementary School American Girl Camp

June 17-21 from 9:00 a.m.-noon for Old Mill Elementary School students entering grades 3-5. Cost is free! The camp will be held at Old Mill is sponsored by the Family Resource Center.

Old Mill Elementary School Summer Science Camp

July 15-19 from 9:00 a.m.-noon for Old Mill Elementary School students entering grades 3-4. Cost is free! Experience science through exploration! With science as a focus for third and fourth graders, this camp is sure to jump start an interest in science investigation through lab experiments in life science, earth science and physical science. The camp will be held at Old Mill is sponsored by the Family Resource Center.

Old Mill Elementary School Cooking Camp

July 15-19 from 9:00 a.m.-noon for Old Mill Elementary School students entering grades 1-3. Cost is free! Join us for five days of learning and fun with cooking. All young chefs will have the opportunity to explore cooking in a fun, safe environment where they can prepare and eat their own creations and making new friends. The culminating activity will be designing and creating a cookbook to keep. The camp will be held at Old Mill is sponsored by the Family Resource Center.

Drama Camp at Freedom Elementary School

Kentucky Shakespeare will be helping students to perform Romeo and Juliet June 3-7 from 9:00 a.m.-12 noon at Freedom Elementary School. The cost is $15 per person and the age range is current fourth through eighth grade students at Freedom and Brooks Elementary Schools and Hebron Middle School. For more information and registration forms, contact Freedom and Brooks Family Resource Center Coordinator Sherri Bishop at Brooks (Telephone – 869-2012) or Freedom (Telephone – 955-9795) or Hebron Middle School/North Bullitt High School Youth Service Center Coordinator Jennifer Sawaya at Hebron (Telephone – 869-4200 Ext. 4212) or North Bullitt (Telephone – 869-6200 Ext. 6213).

Bullitt Lick and Bernheim Middle School Youth Services Center is sponsoring summers camps the summer. Registration forms are available in the front office. Space is limited!

Science Camp

For students entering 4th through 7th grades in the 2013-2014 school year.

Location:  Shepherdsville Elementary School

Dates:  May 28-31, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Cost:  $25

Theme: Things That Can Fly

Camp Corral

For students entering 4th through 7th grade in the 2013-2014 school year.

Location:  Pegasus Stables, Mount Washington

Dates:  June 3-7, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Cost:  $25

For students who are interested in horses and farm management.

Archery Camp

For students entering 4th through 7th grade in the 2013-2014 school year.

Location:  Shepherdsville Elementary School

Dates:  June 10-12, 9:00 a.m. - noon

Cost:  $20

Bullitt Advanced Math and Science (BAMS) Camp

For students entering 5th through 7th grade in the 2013-2014 school year.

Location:  Riverview High School

Dates:  July 15th - 18th, 2 sessions, 9:00 a.m. - noon or 12:30-3:30 p.m.

Cost:  $25

For those students interested in science, math and technology

For more information on summer camps, please contact Tara Davis at 869-5412 or by email at tara.davis@bullitt.kyschools.us

Eastside Middle School Basketball Camp

Eastside Middle School basketball camp coordinated by Jerry Troutman. The camp is open to boys entering grades 4-8 and will run from 1:00-6:00 p.m. for four days. The cost is $50 per person and the camp will be held at Eastside. For more information, contact Eastside at (502) 869-5000.

Science Enrichment Program, Drama Camp and Summer Kick-Off Camp

The Family Resource/Youth Service Centers for Roby/Mt. Washington, Cedar Grove/Lebanon Junction, and Bullitt Lick/Bernheim host the following summer camps: Science Enrichment Program, Drama Camp, and Summer Kick-Off Camp. The fee is $25 for each participant. All other costs will be absorbed by the FRYSC programs. For more information, contact Roby at (502) 869-7200; Mt. Washington at (502) 869-3000; Cedar Grove at (502) 869-3800; Lebanon Junction at (502) 869-2200; Bullitt Lick at (502) 869-5400 or Bernheim at (502) 869-4000.

Drama Camp and Archery Camp

The Brooks/Freedom FRC and the Hebron/North Bullitt YSC offer a drama camp and an archery camp. The cost of the camps will not exceed $25. All other costs will be absorbed by the Family Resource or Youth Service Center. For more information, contact Brooks at (502) 869-2000; Freedom at (502) 869-3600; Hebron at (502) 869-4200; or North Bullitt at (502) 869-6200

North Bullitt Boys Basketball Camp

North Bullitt High School’s boys’ basketball team hosts a basketball camp at the school on June 10-13, 2013. It is open to students in grades K-9. It will run from 9 a.m. to noon. The cost per participant is $65. The camp is organized and supervised by Coach Brian Courtney. The proceeds from the camp will benefit the boys basketball team. For more information, contact North Bullitt at (502) 869-6200.

North Bullitt Girls Basketball Camp

North Bullitt High School’s girls’ basketball team hosts a basketball camp at the school on June 3-6, 2013. It is open to students in grades K-10 and will be held from 9 a.m. to noon. The cost per participant is $55. District employees interested in sending their daughter to the camp receive a discount of $30.

The camp will be organized and supervised by Coach Amber Courtney. The proceeds from the camp will be used to benefit the girls’ basketball team. For more information, contact North Bullitt at (502) 869-6200.

Remit payment to Lady Eagle Basketball, C/O Amber Courtney, 3200 East Hebron Lane, Shepherdsville, KY 40165.

North Bullitt Girls Soccer Camp

North Bullitt High School’s girls’ soccer team hosts a soccer camp at the school on June 17-20, 2013. It is open to students in grades K-6 and will run from 5:30-8:30 p.m. The cost per participant is $65.00 ($30 for the son or daughter of BCPS employees).

The camp will be organized and supervised by Coach Ryan Bringhurst. The proceeds from the camp will benefit the girls’ soccer team.

Remit Payment to NBHS Girls Soccer, C/O Ryan Bringhurst, 3200 East Hebron Lane, Shepherdsville, KY 40165.

Second Annual North Bullitt Lady Eagles Volleyball Camp

The North Bullitt Lady Eagles Volleyball Team will be hosting their 2nd Annual Volleyball Camp June 17th-19th from 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon. The camp is open to students entering 2nd through 8th grade for girls.

A discounted price of $35.00 is offered to any District employee who is interested in sending their son or daughter to the camp (the price on the brochure is $50).

If interested, please remit payment to: NBHS Girls Volleyball, C/O Janice Reece, 3200 East Hebron Lane, Shepherdsville, KY 40165.

First Annual Cougar Volleyball Camp

Bullitt Central High School hosts its 1st annual Cougar Volleyball Camp on June 11-12 in the gymnasium from 9 a.m.-12 for student entering grades K-8. The cost is $40. The camp will be conducted by current BCHS volleyball coaches and current and former players. Proceeds will benefit the Bullitt Central Volleyball Boosters Club. For any additional questions, please call Coach VanVactor at 502-869-6000. Remit Payment to BC Volleyball, C/O Coach VanVactor, Bullitt Central High School, 1330 Hwy 44 E, Shepherdsville, KY 40165.

First Annual BCHS Soccer Camp

The Bullitt Central Soccer Team hosts its 1st annual Soccer Camp on June 17-19, 2013, from 9 a.m. to noon for students in first through sixth. The cost is $45a participants and includes a T-shirt. For more information, contact Bullitt Central at (502) 869-6000.

Eighth Annual Cougar Hoops School

The Bullitt Central Boys Basketball team is hosting the 8th annual Cougar Hoops School May 28-31 from 9:00 a.m.-12 noon. It is open to boys entering grades Kindergarten through eighth. Please contact Men’s Basketball Coach Joe Pat Lee with any questions at (502)-641-5359.

Bullitt East High School Soccer Camp

The Bullitt East Boys Soccer team hosts the 9th annual soccer camp for kids K-6th grade. The cost is $60 per student and the camp will operate June 3-6 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at Bullitt East. For more information, please contact Bullitt East at (502) 869-6400, Mike Brangers at mike.brangers@bullitt.kyschools.us or Larry Steinmetz at larry.steinmetz@bullitt.kyschools.us. 

Annual Bullitt East High School Charger Basketball Camp

The camp is June 3-7 at Bullitt East and is for boys and girls entering kindergarten through eighth grade. The girls’ session is from 8:30 a.m.-noon followed by the boys’ session from 1:00-4:00 p.m. The cost is $55 is pre-registered $60 for walk-ins. All Bullitt County employees are guaranteed a registration cost of $35 a person. For more information, contact Bullitt East at (502) 869-6400 or Chris Stallings at chris.stallings@bullitt.kyschools.us.

Bullitt East High School Charger Baseball Camp

The camp is June 17-19 at Mt. Washington Elementary School. Ages 9-12 will participate from 9:00 a.m.-noon followed by ages 5-8 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. The cost is $50 a person and the camp is open to any student who is eligible to play youth baseball. This includes all students from the coach pitch level and up to 12 year-olds. Applications are available at Bullitt East and should be returned with payment to Bullitt East, C/O Coach Jeff Bowles, 11450 Highway 44 East, Mt. Washington, KY 40047. For more information, contact Bullitt East at (502) 869-6400.

Bullitt East High School Read and React Skills Camp

The camp is May 29-31for boys entering third grade through freshman. Ages 8-10 will participate from 9:00 a.m.-noon followed by ages 11-14 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. The camp will be held in the Bullitt East gymnasium. The cost is $60 per student. For more information, contact Coach Troy Barr at (502) 533-5283 or troy.barr@bullitt.kyschools.us.