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Sioux Empire's 2020 Day Camps Directory

Feb 26, 2020 08:40PM ● By The Hood Magazine
Apple Tree Children’s Center 
 Name of Camp: Apple Tree 
Date: May - August  
Time: 6:30 am - 6:30 pm  
Ages: 5 - 12 
Price: Weekly Rate (multi-child discount) 
Location: Sioux Falls 
Phone: 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: Our focus is making summer 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. Math, Science, Art & Music themed programs including: Welcome to the Jungle, Minute to Win It, HomeTown Heroes, All About Art.  
Bishop O’Gorman Catholic Schools 
 Name of Camp: Bishop O’Gorman Catholic Schools Summer Activities 
Dates: May 26th - August 6th 
Ages: Pre-K - 12th Grade  
Price: Varies  
Location: Varies 
Phone: (605) 575-3300 
Description: We provide a wide range of camps and activities to keep your child busy this summer. We have a variety of options including athletics camps for all ages, performing arts camps and academic summer classes to avoid the “summer slump.” All of our activities are taught and supervised by Bishop O’Gorman Catholic Schools teachers and staff. We’ll make sure your child has the best summer ever!  
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sioux Empire 
 Name of Camp: Let’s Get Real: Summer Camp 
Dates: May - August 
Times: 6:30 am - 6:00 pm (Brandon/Harrisburg); 5:45 am - 6:30 pm (Sioux Falls sites) 
Ages: K - 12th Grade 
Price: Varies 
Location: Sioux Falls, Brandon, or Harrisburg 
Phone: 605-338-8061 
Description: Summer just got real! For years our TV screens have been filled with reality shows, each with a theme aimed to appeal to the viewer. This summer has nothing to do with TV though...instead of watching TV we will be starring in our own reality-based shows. From a cupcake war and house flipping to Survivor and the Amazing Race, kids will engage, compete and star in their own versions of popular shows. 
Central Preschool & Kindergarten 
Name of Camp: Summer Fun 
Dates: Session 1: June 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25; Session 2: June 30, July 2, 7, 9, 14, 16; Session 3: July 21, 23, 28, 30 and August 4, 6 
Times: 9:00 am - 11:30 am 
Ages: 3 - 6 
Price: $148 per session ($40 deposit, $108 due at beginning of session) 
Location: Sioux Falls 
Phone: 605-336-2303 
Description: Our summer fun sessions are filled with exploring and learning about many summer-related subjects, such as the beach, fishing, bugs, camping and water fun! Children will also enjoy the exciting learning centers, sing-along time and daily lessons. Each session offers a different variety of learning experiences. Children must be potty-trained. 
Sioux Falls YMCA 
Name of Camp: YMCA Camp Leif Ericson 
Dates: Session 1: June 1-12, Session 2: June 15-26, Session 3: July 6-17, Session 4: July 20-31, Session 5: August 3-14 
Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm                                             
Ages: 4 - 15 
Price: Varies 
Location: 2301 E. 26th St., Sioux Falls 
Phone: 605-336-2267 
Description: Since 1920, Sioux Falls YMCA camps have provided generations of campers with a safe, meaningful and life-changing outdoor camping experience. Children return year after year to enjoy our beautiful camp property, nestled along the forested shoreline of the Big Sioux River. While camp is close to home in the heart of Sioux Falls, it feels like a world away.