Summer Specialty Camps

Summer Camps at Sugar Sand Park Community Center

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Registration fees must be paid at the time of registration and are non-refundable.

All campers should bring snacks, lunch and a beverage(s) every day. Campers will not be allowed to use the vending machines or order/receive food delivery nor will they have access to a refrigerator, microwave, etc.

Materials Fees are payable to the instructor on the first day of camp (cash or check preferred).

HALF-DAY PROGRAMS

ENCHANTED WORLDS CODING & ROBOTICS

Ages 5-6

Focused on getting young learners more interested in becoming creators and innovators. Through fun and exciting curriculum, campers will work in a team-oriented atmosphere, where they are challenged with different tasks each day. Along with teaching your child the importance of teamwork, collaboration, and leadership, your little one will build and program robots and take part in other STEM challenges. By the end of this camp, your child will have learned basic coding principles and will be a role model for other young kids they meet. Demonstration for parents on Friday, 6/3, at 12:30pm. Materials Fee $25 (camp shirt and craft). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:    Bright & Smart Staff

ACTIVITY:           313413

DAYS:                   Tuesday-Friday

TIME:                  8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                A1     May 31-June 3

COST:                  per 4 day camp: $240 Residents, $300 Non-residents

ELEMENTS OF ART

Ages 5-12

Create art with clay-hand building, free-hand drawing, abstract painting, and so much more! Each day, young artists will create projects that will be completed by Friday for an art show for parents at 12:30pm. All materials included.

INSTRUCTIOR:     Joella Gilmond, Artist for a Day

ACTIVITY:              313410

TIMES:                   8:30am-1:00pm

DATES:                  A1   May 31-June 3 (Tuesday-Friday)

                                A2   July 25-July 29 (Monday-Friday)

COST:                    per 4-day camp (A1): $260 Resident, $325 Non-resident

                               per 5-day camp (A2): $325 Resident, $406.25 Non-resident

NEW! ACTING AND IMPROV FOR KIDS!

Ages 8-12

Have your child explore and develop their personalities and draw out their creative sides through acting and improvisation! The activities range from vocal and physical warm-ups, creative improvisation, "acting" games, focus and attention span building exercises to build confidence in their public speaking, ensemble work, and develop their own creativity, all the while having fun! Your acting coach is a full-time FL and NJ State dual certified teacher in English and Theatre, holds a Master of Arts degree in Education, and has been a TV, Film, and theatre working actor for 25 years. Improv show for parents on Fridays at 12pm. Materials Fee $10 (camp shirt). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:    David Tully, Tully Teaches

ACTIVITY:            313063

DAYS:                  Monday-Friday 

TIMES:                  8:30am-1:00pm

DATES:                 A1      June 6-June 10

                               A2*    July 5-July 8 (Tuesday-Friday)

                               A3      July 25-July 29

COST:                   per 5-day session (A1, A3): $280 Resident, $350 Non-resident

                               per 4-day session (A2): $224 Resident, $280 Non-Resident

KIDNASTICS 

Ages 5-11

Let's get moving! Campers enjoy morning aerobics, relay activities, an obstacle course, outside activities, tumbling, and more!  Materials Fee $10 (camp shirt) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage, and wear sneakers for safety.

INSTRUCTOR:     Joy Deco Enterprises

ACTIVITY:            313426

DAYS:                  Monday-Friday

TIME:                     8:30am-1:00pm

DATES:                A1     June 6-June 10 

                               A2     June 27-July 1    FULL

                               A3     July 5-July 8 (Tuesday-Friday)  FULL

                               A4     August 1-August 5    

COST:                 per 5-day week (A1, A2, A4): $150 Resident, $187.50 Non-resident

                              per 4-day week (A3): $120 Resident, $150 Non-resident

DISCOVER MAGIC

Ages 7-12

This summer camp is part of a one-of-a-kind, nationally recognized program designed to create extraordinary fun that makes great kids appear! Each magic lesson builds character, confidence, and communication skills that will positively impact your child for the rest of their life. We focus on magic, fun, and learning. The MAGIC makes the FUN happen; the FUN makes the LEARNING easy!  Graduation and magic show Fridays at 12pm. Materials Fee $65 (Magic Kit: carry case, printed materials, supplies/props for each class, lifetime access to online Video Vault, and an exclusive graduation certificate and wand). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:    Alan Kratish, South Florida Magic School

ACTIVITY:           313060

DAYS:                   Monday-Friday

TIMES:                  A1 & A2  10:00am-1:00pm,   A3 8:30am-1:00pm

DATES:                 A1     June 13-June 17

                               A2     July 11-July 15

                               A3     July 18-July 22

COST:                   per 5-day camp (A2, A2): $225 Resident, $281.25 Non-resident

                              per 5-day camp (A3): $250 Resident, $312.50 Non-resident

BOCA RATON HURRICANE ALL STARS CHEERLEADING

Ages 5-12

Get ready for a summer filled with FUN and CHEER! Campers will learn all aspects of cheerleading, sportsmanship, and teamwork. Curriculum includes cheers, chants, jumps, tumbling, dance, games and conditioning. Performance for parents of Fridays at 12:30pm. Materials Fee $20 (camp shirt). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:     Julie Chaykin

ACTIVITY:             313424

DAYS:                    Monday-Friday

TIMES:                   8:30am-1:00pm

DATES:                  A1     June 20-June 24

                                A2    July 11-July 15

COST:                    per 5-day camp: $275 Residents, $343.75 Non-residents

PROJECT FASHION DESIGN & SEWING

Ages 7-15

Campers will learn sewing machine skills and safety. We will focus on teaching fashion design and sewing skills and techniques. Your child will complete (1) one to (2) two wearable pieces by the end of the week. Fashion show for parents on Fridays at 12:30pm. Materials Fee $20 (fabric and sewing supplies, camp shirt). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:     Clara Lopez-Castro

ACTIVITY:             313431

DAYS:                    Monday-Friday

TIMES:                   8:30am-1:00pm

DATES:                  A1     June 20-June 24

                                A2     July 18-July 22

                                A3     August 1-August 5

COST:                    per 5-day camp: $250 Resident, $312.50 Non-resident

SCIENCE CAMP

 

Science Camp offers your child an exciting and fun opportunity to explore the world around us. 

Campers entering grades 1-5 will experience a different science theme consisting of three activities each day. We will engage in tons of exciting experiments that will be sure to entice the curious mind of your budding scientist.

Water, Water Everywhere is the theme for rising Kindergarteners. They will discover the wonders of water in our bodies, in the ground, in the air and more.

All camps are hands-on and emphasize active learning and fun. Science Camp is comprised of eight one-week sessions, running from June 6 – July 29. Due to the popularity of the program and limited number of spaces, each child will only be permitted to attend one session of camp per summer.

There is an open house for Science Camp 2022 on Saturday, June 4 from 10am until noon at the Sugar Sand Park Community Center. This is your opportunity to pick up your t-shirt, learn about the camp program, ask questions, make any necessary adjustments to your child’s enrollment paperwork, and make sure that your camper is ready to go on their first day. Attendance is not required but is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

ACTIVITY:   314011

DAYS:         Monday-Friday

TIME:          9am-1pm

DATES:       A1      June 6-10 (entering grades 1-2)

                     A2      June 13-17 (entering grades 1-2)

                     A3      June 20-24 (entering grades 1-2)

                     A4      June 27- July 1 (entering grades 3-5)

                     A5      July 4-8 (entering grades 3-5)

                     A6      July 11-15 (entering grades 3-5)

                     A7      July 18-22 (entering grades 1-2)

                     A8      July 25-29 (entering Kindergarten)

COST:        $118.00- Resident, $147.50- Non-resident

FULL DAY CAMPS

DEEP SEA MISSIONS

Ages 7-10

Is your child creative and inquisitive and wants to be tech-savvy? Then this will be an exciting camp for him or her! Campers work in a collaborative, team-oriented environment, coding secret deep-sea missions for their team's Lego robots. Through the program, campers will explore STEAM topics according to their age, make friends who share their passion, and create robots from day one. Demonstration for parents on Friday, 6/17, at 2:30pm.  Materials Fee $50 (camp shirt, USB, craft supplies, individually,  pre-packaged snacks). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:     Bright & Smart Staff

ACTIVITY:              313413

DAYS:                    Monday-Friday

TIMES:                   8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                  B1   June 13-June 17

COST:                    per 5-day camp: $550 Resident, $687.50 Non-resident

CLAYMATION/LEGO STOP ANIMATION

Ages 7-10

Fill your week with action, adventure, and a lot of comedy with this camp. Mentored by master filmmakers, campers will engage in hands-on exploration of the stop motion animation process. Working in small crews, they will learn about stop motion animation, set design, script writing, and editing as they create their own stop motion animation, and edit a short film and movie trailer. Each film crew will use a MacBook and an HD stop motion camera under the guidance of their own film maker. Red Carpet Film Festival for parents on Friday at 2:30pm. Materials Fee $25 (camp shirt, art supplies). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:     LOL Film Making Staff

ACTIVITY:             313450 

DAYS:                    Tuesday-Friday

TIMES:                   8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                  A1   May 31-June 3

                               A2   July 5-July 8

COST:                    per 4-day camp: $257.60 Resident, $322 Non-resident

FUN & FITNESS

Ages 5-11

In this versatile program for girls and boys with activities that may include sports games, hip hop dance, gymnastics, arts & crafts, theater games, water Wednesdays, specialty themed show off material for families, and themed dress-up days. Both indoor and outdoor play will be included. Materials Fee $10 (camp shirt). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage and wear sneakers for safety.

INSTRUCTOR:     Joy Deco Enterprises Staff

ACTIVITY:             313426

DAYS:                   Monday-Friday 

TIMES:                  8:30am-5:30pm

DATES:                 B1*  May 31-June 3 (Tuesday-Friday)  FULL

                               B2   June 13-June 17   FULL

                               B3   June 20-June 24  FULL

                               B4   July 11-July 15  4 SPACES LEFT!

                               B5   July 18-July 22   FULL

                               B6   July 25-July 29  FULL

COST:                    per 4-day session (B1): $228 Resident, $285 Non-resident

                               per 5-day Session (B2-B6): $285 Resident, $356.25 Non-resident

FUTURE VETERINARIANS - FULL

Ages 5-11

This is THE camp for kids who want to become Veterinarians, or who just love animals! Students will 'adopt' a plush animal to perform mock exams, surgeries, and other procedures. Topics include: the vet's office, pharmacy and lab, basic animal anatomy and physiology, pet care and nutrition, diagnosing common illness and injuries, treatment plans, solving a 'medical mystery', and getting into vet school. Program will culminate in a mock school graduation. No live animals. Materials Fee $25 (stethoscope, gloves, camp shirt, plush animal, pet vaccine materials, and anatomy materials). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:     Bricks, Bots, & Beakers of South Florida Staff

ACTIVITY:              313034

DAYS:                    Monday-Friday

TIMES:                   8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                  A1   June 6-June 10

COST:                    per 5-day camp: $390 Resident, $487.50 Non-resident

FILMMAKING

Ages 9-14

Fill your week with action, adventure, and a lot of comedy with this camp. Mentored by master filmmakers, campers will engage in hands-on exploration of the filmmaking process. Working in small crews, they will create, act in, and edit a short film and movie trailer. Each film crew will use a Macbook, HD camera, tripod, green screen, and boom microphone. Red Carpet Film Festival for parents on Fridays at 2:30pm. Materials Fee $25 (camp shirt, art supplies). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:      LOL Film Making Staff

ACTIVITY:              313450

DAYS:                     Monday-Friday

TIMES:                   8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                  B1   June 6-June 10

                                 B2   August 1-August 5

COST:                    per 5-day camp:  $322 Resident, $402.50 Non-resident

EXPLORING SPACE MISSIONS

Ages 7-10

Is your child creative, talented, inquisitive, and loves outer space? Then this will be an exciting camp for him or her! Campers will work in a collaborative, team-oriented environment, coding secret outer space missions for their team's Lego robots. Through the program, campers will explore STEAM topics according to their age, make friends who share their passion, and create robots from day one. Demonstration for parents on Friday, 7/1, at 2:30pm. Materials Fee $50 (camp shirt, USB, craft supplies, and individually pre-packaged snacks). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:     Bright & Smart Staff

ACTIVITY:             313413

DAYS:                    Monday-Friday

TIMES:                   8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                  B2   June 27-July 1

COST:                    per 5-day camp: $550 Resident, $687.50 Non-resident

CURTAIN'S UP! PERFORMANCE CAMP:   CINDERELLA

Ages 6-15

Taught by theatre professionals for the past 25 years, your 'CHILD STAR' will perform in a full-scale production of "Cinderella" while having fun at the theatre! This camp includes creating and performing skits, scene work, singing, choreography, voice projection, and more. Performance for parents on Thursday, 6/30, at 6pm. Materials Fee $10 (camp photo). Optional additional Materials Fee $50 (costume rental, show recording (parent supplies the thumb drive). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:     Kris Coffelt, Curtain Call Playhouse

ACTIVITY:              313425

DAYS:                    Monday-Friday

TIMES:                   8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                  A1   June 13-July 1

COST:                    per 3-week camp: $800 Resident, $1,000 Non-resident

 

ZANY ZOOLOGY    FULL

Ages 5-11

This fun camp teaches kids who want to be Zoo Veterinarians, or who just love animals and want to learn about some of the 'Amazing Creatures' of the animal kingdom. This camp features experiments, simulations, games, and more to teach kids all about the Zoologist career. Animals we will explore include chameleons, poison dart frogs, penguins, and more! Animal anatomy, adaptations, diet, habitat, and more will be covered. No live animals. Materials Fee $25 (non-domesticated plush animal, chameleon slime and mold, owl pellet, and camp shirt). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:     Bricks, Bots, and Beakers of South Florida Staff

ACTIVITY:              313034

DAYS:                    Monday-Friday

TIMES:                   8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                  B1   June 27-July 1

COST:                    per 5-day camp: $390 Resident, $487.50 Non-resident

ARKIDTECTURE    FULL

Ages 5-11

Participants will test materials, meet design constraints, and dream up amazing structures using a variety of different materials including KEVA instructions, cardboard, straws, South Patch Kids, and more. Activities include testing column strength, designing a floor plan, building an edible bridge, designing and building your own treehouse and more! Materials Fee $25 (KEVA materials, construction materials). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:     Bricks, Bots, & Beakers of South Florida Staff

ACTIVITY:             313034

DAYS:                    Tuesday-Friday

TIMES:                   8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                  C1   July 5-July 8

COST:                     per 4-day camp: $312 Resident, $390 Non-resident

CURTAIN'S UP! PERFORMANCE CAMP - ALADDIN

Ages 6-15

Taught by theatre professionals for the past 25 years, your 'CHILD STAR' will perform in a full-scale production of "Aladdin" while having fun at the theatre! This camp includes creating and performing skits, scene work, singing, choreography, voice projection, and more. Performance for parents on Thursday, 7/21, at 6pm. Materials Fee $10 (camp photo). Optional additional Materials Fee $50 (costume rental, show recording (parent supplies the thumb drive). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:     Kris Coffelt, Curtain Call Playhouse

ACTIVITY:             313425

DAYS:                    Monday-Friday

TIMES:                   8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                  A2   July 11-July 22

COST:                    per 2-week camp: $550 Resident, $687.50 Non-resident

ENGINEERING GADGETS

Ages 8-12

Does your child like to explore, build, and take apart gadgets? In a collaborative, team-oriented environment, campers will learn about different fields of engineering and be encouraged to use the Engineering/Thinking Design Process to construct and program their unique machines. They will be able to think outside-the-box to customize and code their masterpieces. Campers will explore STEAM topics according to their age, make friends who share their passion, and create gadgets from day one. Demonstration for parents on Friday, 7/9, at 2:30pm. Materials Fee $50 (camp shirt, USB, craft supplies, and individually pre-packaged snacks). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:     Bright & Smart Staff

ACTIVITY:             313413

DAYS:                    Monday-Friday

TIMES:                   8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                  C1   July 25-July 29

COST:                    per 5-day camp: $550 Resident, $687.50 Non-resident

DRONES & APPS

Ages 9-13

Does your child like to explore their environment and love technology and coding? Then this will be an exciting camp for him or her! Campers will put together a couple mobile Apps and a drone, learn the physics behind Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), and apply their coding abilities to fly them through exciting obstacle courses. Demonstration for parent on Friday, 8/5, at 2:30pm. Materials Fee $50 (camp shirt, USB, craft supplies, and individually pre-packaged snacks). Please bring a lunch, snacks, and a beverage.

INSTRUCTOR:     Bright & Smart Staff

ACTIVITY:             313413

DAYS:                   Monday-Friday

TIMES:                  8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                 D1   August 1-August 5

COST:                    per 5-day camp: $550 Resident, $687.50 Non-resident

AFTERNOON KIDS IN ACTION EXTENDED CARE

AFTERNOON KIDS IN ACTION

Ages 5-12

It's what kids do when specialty camps are over for the day at Sugar Sand Park Community Center. Join the fun from 1:00-5:30pm or 3:00-5:30pm each day as kids play group games, do tumbling, arts & crafts, outdoor activities, and theater games. Please wear sneakers for safety. Bring a snack and beverage.

*Participants must be enrolled in the Sugar Sand Park Community Center Specialty Camp or the Children's Science Explorium Science Camp during the same week. No individual day enrollments.

INSTRUCTOR:     Joy Deco Enterprises Staff

ACTIVITY:             313439

DAYS:                    Monday-Friday

TIMES:                  1:00pm-5:30pm or 3:00pm-5:30pm

DATES:                 A1, A2   May 31-June 3 (Tuesday-Friday)  

                               B1, B2    June 6-June 10

                               C1, C2    June 13-June 17

                               D1, D2   June 20-June 24

                               E1, E2    June 27-July 1

                               F1, F2    July 5- July 8 (Tuesday-Friday)

                               G1, G2   July 11-July 15

                               H1, H2   July 18-July 22

                               I1, I2      July 25-July 29

                               J1, J2    August 1-August 5

COST  per 4-day weeks:

1:00pm start (A1, F1): $100 Resident, $125 Non-resident

3:00pm start (A2, F2): $56 Resident, $70 Non-resident

COST   per 5-day weeks:

1:00pm start (B1-E1, G1-J1): $125 Resident, $156.25 Non-resident

3:00m start (B2-E2, G2-J2): $70 Resident, $87.50 Non-resident