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The Hood Magazine

Day Camps

Feb 20, 2019 ● By The Hood Magazine
Apple Tree Children’s Center
Name of Camp: Apple Tree
Date(s) & Time(s): May – August, 6:30 am – 6:30 pm
Ages: 5 – 12
Price: Weekly Rate (discount for multiple children)
Location: Sioux Falls
Phone Number: Apple Tree East 605-339-9571, Apple Tree West 605-361-9875, Apple Tree North 605-332-5581, Apple Tree Valhalla 605-361-7746
Description of Camp: Our focus is making before/after school time fun and enriching for your child. We offer a summer full of outdoor activities, field trips and hands-on projects to stimulate your child’s imagination, while maintaining their educational focus. Some of our camp themes last year included; Pirates of the Caribbean, Down the Rabbit Hole, Fear is Not a Factor and Walk Like an Egyptian. All of these themes involved; math, science and problem solving.


Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sioux Empire
Name of Camp: Back to Summer
Date(s) & Time(s): May – August, Summer Program 6:30 am – 6:00 pm (Brandon/Harrisburg sites); 5:45 am – 6:30 pm (Sioux Falls sites)
Ages: K – Age 12
Price: Varies
Location: Sioux Falls, Brandon, or Harrisburg
Phone Number: 605-338-8061
Description of Camp: Hold onto your flux capacitor....we're blasting into the past with Back to Summer! Kids will experience an action packed summer featuring field trips, activities and games exploring periods in time from the Stone Age to Y2K. You can look forward to old favorites, like weekly swimming, and a whole bunch of new outings, keeping summer fresh and fun!

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sioux Empire
Name of Camp: The Club
Date(s) & Time(s): 12:30pm – 7:30 pm
Ages: 6 – 18
Price: $75 annually
Location: Sioux Falls
Phone Number: 605-275-1009
Description of Camp: Programming is based on five core areas: Character and Leadership, Career and Education, Health and Life Skills, The Arts, and Sports, Fitness, and Education. Summer lunch program available, snack and dinner are included.

Name of Camp: Find your Spark at EmBe!
Date(s) & Time(s): May 27 – August 22                                                    
Ages: K – 8th Grade
Price: Price varies, scholarships available
Location: Sioux Falls, Harrisburg and Crooks
Phone Number: 605-336-3660 or 605-362-9438
Description of Camp: 13 weeks of school age (K – 5th) summer care camp – pick one week or all 13. EmBe also has several specialty camps to choose from. Camp CEO is for middle-school aged girls to learn leadership. Babysitting Camp offers classroom and hands-on learning, as well as practice in the EmBe Childcare Center. FIRST LEGO League camps introduce boys and girls to programming and robotics. Camp ChangeMaker shows middle school boys and girls how giving back is big fun!