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Camps and Clinics

 Summer Programming

If you are age 9-18 and want something fun to do this summer, look no further! Registration is now open: https://beav.es/3AY

IMPORTANT For all camps:

  • Registration is free if signed up before June 30, 2021.
  • Student participation must be confirmed the week before camp due to camp size limits. 
  • Students should bring a water bottle and dress for being outdoors for part of the day at all camps.
  • Meals not provided.  
  • If camp is full, please sign up for the waitlist.

Your child's health and safety is of utmost importance to us. Please see the safety precautions we will be taking for all in-person camping activities. Camps at Chenowith Elementary School require a completed D21 Covid Liability Release on file. 

Contact [email protected] with registration questions. 

Single Day Camps

Art in the Garden - Ages 9-14 - Like nature and art? Join us for two fun days of creative art: drawing, painting, and more! Make birdhouses and fairy gardens while having fun in the garden.

  • Tuesday July 6th, 9 am-12 pm and/or
  • Tuesday July 13th, 9 am - 12 pm
  • Each day has different activities. Youth can sign up for either, or both!
  • Cost $10.00 - free if registered by June 30, 2021
  • Location - Chenowith Elementary School, 922 Chenowith Loop Rd, The Dalles

Outdoor Cooking - Ages 10-14 - Food, fun, and outdoor cooking — all in one! Join us for these fun camps as we make delicious snacks and meals and learn outdoor cooking techniques. 

  • July 14, 10 am - 12 pm and/or
  • July 15, 10 am - 12 pm
  • Each day has different activities. Youth can sign up for either, or both!
  • Cost $10 - free if registered by June 30, 2021
  • Location -   CGCC Building 1 Cafeteria

Cardboard Builders - Ages 9-14 - Build your world! Students will build and take home imaginative and useful creations from upcycled cardboard using Makedo construction tools. 

  • Tuesday July 27, 9 am - 12 pm
  • Cost $10 - free if registered by June 30, 2021
  • Location - Chenowith Elementary School, 922 Chenowith Loop Rd, The Dalles

Maker Camp - Ages - 9 - 14  - Combine art, electricity and unique items to create one-of-a-kind articles to take home. Make projects that glow, dance, and shine!

  • Thursday July 29, 9 am - 12 pm
  • Cost $10 - free if registered by June 30, 2021
  • Location -  Chenowith Elementary School, 922 Chenowith Loop Rd, The Dalles

Series Camps - 

Students should plan on attending all days of the below camps. 

From Fiber to Fabric - Ages 10-18 - Create your own fabric as you explore the journey of fabric creation from plant or animal to final product. 

  • June 22-24, 9am-12pm
  • Cost $0 (registration covered by a grant)
  • Location - CGCC, Building 1 Cafeteria

Amazing Art + Science Maker Camp - Ages 10-18 - Explore art mediums, canvas choices, and the magic of  how science concepts affect the art world. 

  • June 21-23, 1:00-4:00 pm
  • Cost $0 (registration covered by a grant)
  • Location - CGCC; Building 1 Cafeteria

Amazing Race Series - Ages 9-14 -  Use outside of the box thinking skills as you work to complete a variety of unique and challenging tasks in this two-day challenge. Students will work in pairs to decipher clues and succeed in the race. Students must attend both days of this camp!

  • Wednesday - Thursday, July 7th- 8th  9 am - 12 pm
  • Cost $15 - free if registered by June 30, 2021
  • Location - CGCC Building 1 Cafeteria

Rocketry - Ages 9-14 -  Join us for some high-flying fun as we learn about rocketry from real-life retired rocket scientists. Launch model rockets of various sizes and make your own!

  • Tuesday -  Wednesday,  July 20 - 21  9 am- 12 pm
  • Cost $15 - free if registered by June 30, 2021
  • Location - Chenowith Elementary School, 922 Chenowith Loop Rd, The Dalles

Video Storytelling - Ages 10-16 - Learn tips and tricks for telling your story on video. Students film, edit and publish YouTube quality videos with the best editing software available. 

  • Thursday - Friday, July 22 - 23, 9 am-12 pm 
  • Cost $15 - free if registered by June 30, 2021
  • Location - Chenowith Elementary School, 922 Chenowith Loop Rd, The Dalles

Aerodrone Academy Junior - Ages 10 - 14 - Learn the fundamentals of aeronautics and drone flight as we program quadcopters to complete missions and challenges.

  • Tuesday- Friday, July 27-30, 9 am - 12 pm
  • Cost $20 - free if registered by June 30, 2021
  • Location - CGCC, Building 1 Cafeteria

For accommodations related to a disability, please call us two weeks prior to start. 

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