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Hillsborough County Summer Camps

08-04-2017

Presented by Hillsborough County Parks and Recreation at Various Locations in Hillsborough County, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 7:30 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 7:30 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 7:30 am + 27 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 7:30 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 7:30 am Mon, Jul 03 @ 7:30 am Tue, Jul 04 @ 7:30 am Wed, Jul 05 @ 7:30 am Thu, Jul 06 @ 7:30 am Fri, Jul 07 @ 7:30 am Mon, Jul 10 @ 7:30 am Tue, Jul 11 @ 7:30 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 7:30 am Thu, Jul 13 @ 7:30 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 7:30 am Mon, Jul 17 @ 7:30 am Tue, Jul 18 @ 7:30 am Wed, Jul 19 @ 7:30 am Thu, Jul 20 @ 7:30 am Fri, Jul 21 @ 7:30 am Mon, Jul 24 @ 7:30 am Tue, Jul 25 @ 7:30 am Wed, Jul 26 @ 7:30 am Thu, Jul 27 @ 7:30 am Fri, Jul 28 @ 7:30 am Mon, Jul 31 @ 7:30 am Tue, Aug 01 @ 7:30 am Wed, Aug 02 @ 7:30 am Thu, Aug 03 @ 7:30 am Fri, Aug 04 @ 7:30 am - less dates and times

Summer camps are offered at locations through Hillsborough County. Registration for Hillsborough County Summer Camps is now open.

6 to 12 year olds:

Central Hillsborough County

All People’s Life Center, 6105 E. Sligh Ave. Tampa, FL Brandon Recreation Center, 502 E. Sadie St., Brandon, FL Egypt Lake Recreation Center, 3126 W. Lambright St., Tampa, FL Mango Recreation Center, 11717 Clay Pit Rod. Seffner, FL

Northeast Hillsborough County

Thonotosassa Recreation Center, 10132 Skewlee Road.,...

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Summer camps are offered at locations through Hillsborough County. Registration for Hillsborough County Summer Camps is now open.

6 to 12 year olds:

Central Hillsborough County

All People’s Life Center, 6105 E. Sligh Ave. Tampa, FL Brandon Recreation Center, 502 E. Sadie St., Brandon, FL Egypt Lake Recreation Center, 3126 W. Lambright St., Tampa, FL Mango Recreation Center, 11717 Clay Pit Rod. Seffner, FL

Northeast Hillsborough County

Thonotosassa Recreation Center, 10132 Skewlee Road., Thonotosassa, FL

Northwest Hillsborough County

**Jackson Springs Recreation Center, 8620 Jackson Springs Rd. Tampa, FL Keystone Recreation Center, 17928 Gunn Highway, Odessa, FL  *Free Lunch Program not offered at this site **Northdale Recreation Center, 15550 Spring Dr. Tampa, FL Roy Haynes Recreation Center, 1902 S. Village Ave. Tampa, FL Westchase Recreation Center, 9791 Westchase Dr., Tampa, FL *Free Lunch Program not offered at this site

South Hillsborough County

Emanuel P. Johnson Recreation Center, 5855 S. 78th St. Tampa, FL Gardenville Recreation Center, 6215 Symmes Road., Tampa FL **Ruskin Recreation Center, 901 6th St. Ruskin, FL

12 to 15 year olds:

Central Hillsborough County

Valrico Recreation Center, 707 S. Miller Road Valrico, FL

Northwest Hillsborough County

Country Place Recreation Center, 15728 Country Lake Dr. Tampa, FL * does not offer free or reduced lunch rate **Jackson Springs Recreation Center, 8620 Jackson Springs Dr. Tampa, FL

South Hillsborough County

Apollo Beach Recreation Center, 664 Golf and Sea Blvd. Apollo Beach, FL **Indicates Inclusion Camp locations and serves 6 to 17 year olds

SPECIALTY CAMPS:

Skate Camps: Brandon Skate Park, 5720 Providence Road, Riverview, FL; Apollo Beach Skate Park, 664 Golf and Sea Blvd., Apollo Beach, FL Fine Arts Camp: Roy Haynes Recreation Center, 1902 S. Village Ave. Tampa, FL Eco-Adventure Camp: Upper Tampa Bay Park, 8001 Double Branch Road, Tampa, FL Fishing Camp: E.G. Simmons Park, 2401 19th Ave. NW, Ruskin, FL

HOW TO REGISTER

Prior to registration, you must establish a free, online Parks and Recreation account order to sign up for camps. If your child has a current reduced or free lunch letter, you may qualify for financial assistance. You will need to submit a copy of the letter to a recreation center before registration. Payment is due at the time of registration for each two-week session Visit the Camp Sparks page to learn more about summer camps for our Special Parks and Recreations Kids and Inclusion programs. [less-]
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Space Travelers & Aliens Summer Camp

06-30-2017

Presented by Carrollwood Cultural Center at Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 8:00 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 8:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 8:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 8:00 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 8:00 am - less dates and times

Welcome to Summer Camp at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, where artistic expression, belting it out, busting a move and getting into character are all encouraged! Through art, music, dance and drama campers ages 4-12 will explore a different theme each week — all in a creative and safe environment. In a week that is truly out of this world, campers will create time capsules, make moon rocks, rock the Moonwalk, and perhaps bring home an alien pet. Sponsored by Western & Southern Life... [more+]
Welcome to Summer Camp at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, where artistic expression, belting it out, busting a move and getting into character are all encouraged! Through art, music, dance and drama campers ages 4-12 will explore a different theme each week — all in a creative and safe environment. In a week that is truly out of this world, campers will create time capsules, make moon rocks, rock the Moonwalk, and perhaps bring home an alien pet. Sponsored by Western & Southern Life (Alisa Toscano) [less-]
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Musical Theater IV

06-30-2017

Presented by Firehouse Cultural Center at Firehouse Cultural Center, Ruskin
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 8:30 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 8:30 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 8:30 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 8:30 am - less dates and times

Week 4: June 26 – June 30
Musical Theater IV
Campers will sparkle like stars as they explore a range of acting and Broadway musical theater performance techniques while developing a stage presence through theater games, improvisation, costume play and storytelling. Continuing Campers will strengthen their acting and vocal skills as they prepare for a “stage show” for family and friends.
Week 4: June 26 – June 30
Musical Theater IV
Campers will sparkle like stars as they explore a range of acting and Broadway musical theater performance techniques while developing a stage presence through theater games, improvisation, costume play and storytelling. Continuing Campers will strengthen their acting and vocal skills as they prepare for a “stage show” for family and friends. [less-]
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Summer Pottery and Art Camps

06-30-2017

Presented by The Ceramic Garden at The Ceramic Garden, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

This is an all hands-on pottery and art camp program where kids create hand-built pieces and throw on their own wheel with real clay every morning. In the afternoons, it's either drawing and painting, mixed, glass, or ceramic art time. We showcase all this phenomenal talent every Friday with an art show. Our little potters take a box full of art work home.  Even though we are very busy artists, we do take little breaks with snacks and beverages.
This is an all hands-on pottery and art camp program where kids create hand-built pieces and throw on their own wheel with real clay every morning. In the afternoons, it's either drawing and painting, mixed, glass, or ceramic art time. We showcase all this phenomenal talent every Friday with an art show. Our little potters take a box full of art work home.  Even though we are very busy artists, we do take little breaks with snacks and beverages. [less-]
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Girls Leadership Theatre Summer Program

07-21-2017

Presented by Powerstories Theatre of Tampa Bay Inc. at Powerstories Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 9:00 am + 17 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jul 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 05 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 07 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jul 10 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 11 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 13 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jul 17 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 18 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 19 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 20 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 21 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

Girlstories Leadership Theatre (GLT) is a comprehensive theatre arts program for middle school girls living in Hillsborough County who will be in the 6th, 7th, and 8th grades next year. In 2010, GLT was awarded the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award from First Lady Michelle Obama at the White House and in 2011 GLT was honored by international singing star, Josh Groban, in front of 12,000 fans. What is GLT?
  • GLT is a program that focuses on building performance and leadership...
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Girlstories Leadership Theatre (GLT) is a comprehensive theatre arts program for middle school girls living in Hillsborough County who will be in the 6th, 7th, and 8th grades next year. In 2010, GLT was awarded the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award from First Lady Michelle Obama at the White House and in 2011 GLT was honored by international singing star, Josh Groban, in front of 12,000 fans. What is GLT?
  • GLT is a program that focuses on building performance and leadership skills while creating and rehearsing a show to be performed for elementary school children and community groups.
  • It begins with a Summer Intensive  in June and ends in July and runs Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • The program ends with a performance to youth and the general public.
  • GLT continues throughout the year one Saturday a month and may also include additional performances.
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Enjoy the Journey Art Explorations Camp

06-30-2017

Presented by City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Art Studios at Taylor Art Studio, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

Pack your suitcase as we travel abroad several countries without leaving the studio. We will create art that is inspired by our journey as we use our artistic passport to explore the wonderful world of art around the globe. Paint, paper, clay and mixed media will be used to capture the memories of your trip.
Pack your suitcase as we travel abroad several countries without leaving the studio. We will create art that is inspired by our journey as we use our artistic passport to explore the wonderful world of art around the globe. Paint, paper, clay and mixed media will be used to capture the memories of your trip. [less-]
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TeenProv, a Teen Improv Summer Intensive

06-30-2017

Presented by The Box Theater at The Box Theater, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

June 26-30 9am-3pm* Ages 13-17 $250 In this summer improv intensive, teens will make strong connections both onstage and off. Working collaboratively, students will have a blast as they hone the skills needed to create strong improv. Through games and exercises, participants will learn to live in the moment, create characters, build confidence, strengthen their communication and social skills, and take risks. Students will present a showcase on the last day of the intensive. REGISTER... [more+]
June 26-30 9am-3pm* Ages 13-17 $250 In this summer improv intensive, teens will make strong connections both onstage and off. Working collaboratively, students will have a blast as they hone the skills needed to create strong improv. Through games and exercises, participants will learn to live in the moment, create characters, build confidence, strengthen their communication and social skills, and take risks. Students will present a showcase on the last day of the intensive. REGISTER HERE *Students should bring a bag lunch. All Sales are Final. [less-]
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Cruise Around the World

07-21-2017

Presented by Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association at Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association, Brandon
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 9:30 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 9:30 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 9:30 am + 9 more dates and times

Mon, Jul 03 @ 9:30 am Wed, Jul 05 @ 9:30 am Fri, Jul 07 @ 9:30 am Mon, Jul 10 @ 9:30 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 9:30 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 9:30 am Mon, Jul 17 @ 9:30 am Wed, Jul 19 @ 9:30 am Fri, Jul 21 @ 9:30 am - less dates and times

Instructor Greg Manley Week 1     Hawaii Week 2     Egypt Week 3     Mexico Week 4     France Week 5     Japan Week 6     Africa
Instructor Greg Manley Week 1     Hawaii Week 2     Egypt Week 3     Mexico Week 4     France Week 5     Japan Week 6     Africa [less-]
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Recycled Art

06-30-2017

Presented by Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association at Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association, Brandon
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 1:00 pm Wed, Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jun 30 @ 1:00 pm
Use your imagination & creativity. Create recycled fantasy sculptures.
Use your imagination & creativity. Create recycled fantasy sculptures. [less-]
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Wet & Wild Creations

06-29-2017

Presented by Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association at Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association, Brandon
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 27 @ 9:30 am Thu, Jun 29 @ 9:30 am
Instructor:  Jennie Sikora-Muehl All Supplies are included. Week 1- June 6 & 8 "Sand Castle Painting" on canvas Week 2-June 13 & 15 "Pop Art Comic Book Painting" on canvas Week 3- June 20 & 22 "Picasso Pets Painting" on canvas Week 4- June 27 & 29 "Funky Monkey Painting" on canvas
Instructor:  Jennie Sikora-Muehl All Supplies are included. Week 1- June 6 & 8 "Sand Castle Painting" on canvas Week 2-June 13 & 15 "Pop Art Comic Book Painting" on canvas Week 3- June 20 & 22 "Picasso Pets Painting" on canvas Week 4- June 27 & 29 "Funky Monkey Painting" on canvas [less-]
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Kid's Crafty Corner

06-29-2017

Presented by Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association at Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association, Brandon
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm
Instructor: Jennie Sikora-Muehl All Supplies are Included   Ages (7-13) Week 1 - June 6 & 8        Build a miniature Beach Party! Week 2- June 13 & 15     Collage Pop Art (Comic Book Style) Bring in cereal boxes and bottle caps. Week 3- June 20 & 22     "Picasso" Style Pet Sculptures Week 4- June 27 & 29     Funky Monkey  "Print Making"  Make your own stamps.
Instructor: Jennie Sikora-Muehl All Supplies are Included   Ages (7-13) Week 1 - June 6 & 8        Build a miniature Beach Party! Week 2- June 13 & 15     Collage Pop Art (Comic Book Style) Bring in cereal boxes and bottle caps. Week 3- June 20 & 22     "Picasso" Style Pet Sculptures Week 4- June 27 & 29     Funky Monkey  "Print Making"  Make your own stamps. [less-]
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Drawing - Painting - Watercolor

07-07-2017

Presented by Firehouse Cultural Center at Firehouse Cultural Center, Ruskin
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 03 @ 8:30 am Wed, Jul 05 @ 8:30 am Thu, Jul 06 @ 8:30 am + 1 more dates and times

Fri, Jul 07 @ 8:30 am - less dates and times

Week 5: July 3 – July 7 No Camp on Tuesday, July 4th
Drawing • Painting • Watercolors
Each drawing, painting or watercolor starts with a line, a mark. Add a bit of color, and campers make their mark with a creative and imaginative variety of unique drawing, painting and watercolor activities. Culminates with a ‘Show-off’ for family and friends.
Week 5: July 3 – July 7 No Camp on Tuesday, July 4th
Drawing • Painting • Watercolors
Each drawing, painting or watercolor starts with a line, a mark. Add a bit of color, and campers make their mark with a creative and imaginative variety of unique drawing, painting and watercolor activities. Culminates with a ‘Show-off’ for family and friends. [less-]
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3-Day 3-D

07-07-2017

Presented by Kokol Arts Studio & Gallery at Kokol Arts Studio & Gallery, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jul 05 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jul 06 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jul 07 @ 1:00 pm
This camp is the perfect choice for the week of July 4. We will study clay, sculpture, folk art and who knows what else. One thing is for sure, it will all be 3 D for 3 days.
This camp is the perfect choice for the week of July 4. We will study clay, sculpture, folk art and who knows what else. One thing is for sure, it will all be 3 D for 3 days. [less-]
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Under the Sea Summer Camp

07-14-2017

Presented by Carrollwood Cultural Center at Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 10 @ 8:00 am Tue, Jul 11 @ 8:00 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 8:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 13 @ 8:00 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 8:00 am - less dates and times

Welcome to Summer Camp at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, where artistic expression, belting it out, busting a move and getting into character are all encouraged! Through art, music, dance and drama campers ages 4-12 will explore a different theme each week — all in a creative and safe environment. Dive into the deep blue and have waves of fun creating colorful ocean art projects and learning songs, dances and skits for this week’s underwater adventure showcase. Sponsored by... [more+]
Welcome to Summer Camp at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, where artistic expression, belting it out, busting a move and getting into character are all encouraged! Through art, music, dance and drama campers ages 4-12 will explore a different theme each week — all in a creative and safe environment. Dive into the deep blue and have waves of fun creating colorful ocean art projects and learning songs, dances and skits for this week’s underwater adventure showcase. Sponsored by MedExpress Urgent Care (Carrollwood). [less-]
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Cartooning & Animation I

07-14-2017

Presented by Firehouse Cultural Center at Firehouse Cultural Center, Ruskin
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 10 @ 8:30 am Tue, Jul 11 @ 8:30 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 8:30 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 13 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 8:30 am - less dates and times

Week 6: July 10 – July 14
Cartooning & Animation I
Campers bring their favorite characters to life and create their own characters, as they develop basic cartooning, animation and storytelling skills. Campers will create a comic strip and an animation movie. Culminates with a ‘Show-off’ for family and friends. SAVE on 2 or more weeks! To get the discount online: 1.) register for only one child at a time, and 2.) type the correct Discount Code into the form, using the number of weeks... [more+]
Week 6: July 10 – July 14
Cartooning & Animation I
Campers bring their favorite characters to life and create their own characters, as they develop basic cartooning, animation and storytelling skills. Campers will create a comic strip and an animation movie. Culminates with a ‘Show-off’ for family and friends. SAVE on 2 or more weeks! To get the discount online: 1.) register for only one child at a time, and 2.) type the correct Discount Code into the form, using the number of weeks you are paying for (with no spaces). For 2 weeks of Arts Camp (for one child) the Discount Code is “2weeks.” For 3 weeks, the code is “3weeks.” For 4 – 9 weeks, the code is “4weeks,” “5weeks,” “6weeks, “7weeks,” “8weeks,” or “9weeks.” [less-]
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Summer Film Camp

07-21-2017

Presented by Tampa Theatre at Tampa Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 10 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jul 10 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jul 11 @ 9:00 am + 17 more dates and times

Tue, Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm Wed, Jul 12 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jul 13 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 13 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jul 14 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 1:00 pm Mon, Jul 17 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jul 18 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm Wed, Jul 19 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jul 20 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jul 21 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 21 @ 1:00 pm - less dates and times

Each summer, Tampa Theatre’s historic auditorium lights up with young filmmakers working together to produce their visions on-screen. Campers entering grades 3-12 work in small groups to learn the creative process of digital filmmaking, from brainstorming, storyboarding, and scriptwriting to filming, lighting and editing. All of the necessary equipment is provided, including cameras, lights, sound equipment, Mac computers and software. By the end of the filmmaking session, each production... [more+]
Each summer, Tampa Theatre’s historic auditorium lights up with young filmmakers working together to produce their visions on-screen. Campers entering grades 3-12 work in small groups to learn the creative process of digital filmmaking, from brainstorming, storyboarding, and scriptwriting to filming, lighting and editing. All of the necessary equipment is provided, including cameras, lights, sound equipment, Mac computers and software. By the end of the filmmaking session, each production team will have a 3-5 minute movie to showcase. This summer, both the popular live-action and stop-motion animation camps will each be offered for a week in June and a week in July:
  • LIVE ACTION FILMMAKING CAMP makes the campers the stars as they write, produce and act in their own short films. It is a one-week program of half-day sessions, and will be offered Monday-Friday the weeks of June 12-16 and July 10-14. The morning session from 9 a.m. to noon is for students entering grades 3-6, and the afternoon session from 1-4 p.m. is for those entering grades 7-12. Each session is $200 per camper, which includes a camp T-shirt, daily snacks and a digital copy of the finished films. Participation is capped at 20 campers per session.
  • STOP-MOTION ANIMATION FILMMAKING CAMP shows campers how to create an animated film one frame at a time with clay, Legos, paper and other materials in a style of animation made popular by The California Raisins and SOUTH PARK. It is a one-week program of half-day sessions, and will be offered Monday-Friday the weeks of June 19-23 and July 17-21. The session is $200 per camper, which includes a camp T-shirt, daily snacks and a digital copy of the finished films. Participation is capped at 20 campers per session.
Tampa Theatre Summer Film Camp is presented in collaboration with the Florida Center for Instructional Technology at the USF College of Education. [less-]
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Drawing Summer Camp

07-14-2017

Presented by Vanessa's Art Studio at Vanessa's Art Studio, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 10 @ 10:30 am Tue, Jul 11 @ 10:30 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 10:30 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 13 @ 10:30 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 10:30 am - less dates and times

Morning Sessions 10:30pm to 12:00pm 5 days, Ages 7 and up (Class sizes are limited to 7 students per class.) During this session, we will focus on drawing techniques. Explore the principles of drawing using pencil and charcoal. Learn to draw lines, shapes, light/shadows, perspective, black and white and color. Classes will help students create a student portfolio to share with family and friends. For more information, visit www.vanessamontenegro.com/art_summer_camp [more+]
Morning Sessions 10:30pm to 12:00pm 5 days, Ages 7 and up (Class sizes are limited to 7 students per class.) During this session, we will focus on drawing techniques. Explore the principles of drawing using pencil and charcoal. Learn to draw lines, shapes, light/shadows, perspective, black and white and color. Classes will help students create a student portfolio to share with family and friends. For more information, visit www.vanessamontenegro.com/art_summer_camp [less-]
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Art Mural

07-14-2017

Presented by Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association at Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association, Brandon
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 10 @ 1:00 pm Wed, Jul 12 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jul 14 @ 1:00 pm
Paint a mural for display on the property at Center Place.
Paint a mural for display on the property at Center Place. [less-]
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Watercolor Summer Camp

07-14-2017

Presented by Vanessa's Art Studio at Vanessa's Art Studio, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 10 @ 2:00 pm Tue, Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm Wed, Jul 12 @ 2:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 13 @ 2:00 pm Fri, Jul 14 @ 2:00 pm - less dates and times

Afternoon Sessions 2:00pm to 3:30pm 5 days, Ages 7 and up ( Class sizes are limited to 7 students per class.) Let's create bright colorful watercolor paintings. Learn how to use them, mix colors, how to create different effects and clean them. We will create artwork of our favorite subjects nature, animals, people, illustrations or intuition painting. For more information, please visit www.vanessamontenegro.com/art_summer_camp [more+]
Afternoon Sessions 2:00pm to 3:30pm 5 days, Ages 7 and up ( Class sizes are limited to 7 students per class.) Let's create bright colorful watercolor paintings. Learn how to use them, mix colors, how to create different effects and clean them. We will create artwork of our favorite subjects nature, animals, people, illustrations or intuition painting. For more information, please visit www.vanessamontenegro.com/art_summer_camp [less-]
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Superheroes Summer Camp

07-21-2017

Presented by Carrollwood Cultural Center at Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 17 @ 8:00 am Tue, Jul 18 @ 8:00 am Wed, Jul 19 @ 8:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 20 @ 8:00 am Fri, Jul 21 @ 8:00 am - less dates and times

Welcome to Summer Camp at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, where artistic expression, belting it out, busting a move and getting into character are all encouraged! Through art, music, dance and drama campers ages 4-12 will explore a different theme each week — all in a creative and safe environment. Up, up and away! Campers can leave their secret identities at home as they use their super powers to create masks, theme songs and comics starring themselves! Sponsored by Morrow Insurance... [more+]
Welcome to Summer Camp at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, where artistic expression, belting it out, busting a move and getting into character are all encouraged! Through art, music, dance and drama campers ages 4-12 will explore a different theme each week — all in a creative and safe environment. Up, up and away! Campers can leave their secret identities at home as they use their super powers to create masks, theme songs and comics starring themselves! Sponsored by Morrow Insurance Group (MIG). [less-]
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Hillsborough County Summer Camps

08-04-2017

Presented by Hillsborough County Parks and Recreation at Various Locations in Hillsborough County, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 7:30 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 7:30 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 7:30 am + 27 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 7:30 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 7:30 am Mon, Jul 03 @ 7:30 am Tue, Jul 04 @ 7:30 am Wed, Jul 05 @ 7:30 am Thu, Jul 06 @ 7:30 am Fri, Jul 07 @ 7:30 am Mon, Jul 10 @ 7:30 am Tue, Jul 11 @ 7:30 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 7:30 am Thu, Jul 13 @ 7:30 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 7:30 am Mon, Jul 17 @ 7:30 am Tue, Jul 18 @ 7:30 am Wed, Jul 19 @ 7:30 am Thu, Jul 20 @ 7:30 am Fri, Jul 21 @ 7:30 am Mon, Jul 24 @ 7:30 am Tue, Jul 25 @ 7:30 am Wed, Jul 26 @ 7:30 am Thu, Jul 27 @ 7:30 am Fri, Jul 28 @ 7:30 am Mon, Jul 31 @ 7:30 am Tue, Aug 01 @ 7:30 am Wed, Aug 02 @ 7:30 am Thu, Aug 03 @ 7:30 am Fri, Aug 04 @ 7:30 am - less dates and times

Summer camps are offered at locations through Hillsborough County. Registration for Hillsborough County Summer Camps is now open.

6 to 12 year olds:

Central Hillsborough County

All People’s Life Center, 6105 E. Sligh Ave. Tampa, FL Brandon Recreation Center, 502 E. Sadie St., Brandon, FL Egypt Lake Recreation Center, 3126 W. Lambright St., Tampa, FL Mango Recreation Center, 11717 Clay Pit Rod. Seffner, FL

Northeast Hillsborough County

Thonotosassa Recreation Center, 10132 Skewlee Road.,...

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Summer camps are offered at locations through Hillsborough County. Registration for Hillsborough County Summer Camps is now open.

6 to 12 year olds:

Central Hillsborough County

All People’s Life Center, 6105 E. Sligh Ave. Tampa, FL Brandon Recreation Center, 502 E. Sadie St., Brandon, FL Egypt Lake Recreation Center, 3126 W. Lambright St., Tampa, FL Mango Recreation Center, 11717 Clay Pit Rod. Seffner, FL

Northeast Hillsborough County

Thonotosassa Recreation Center, 10132 Skewlee Road., Thonotosassa, FL

Northwest Hillsborough County

**Jackson Springs Recreation Center, 8620 Jackson Springs Rd. Tampa, FL Keystone Recreation Center, 17928 Gunn Highway, Odessa, FL  *Free Lunch Program not offered at this site **Northdale Recreation Center, 15550 Spring Dr. Tampa, FL Roy Haynes Recreation Center, 1902 S. Village Ave. Tampa, FL Westchase Recreation Center, 9791 Westchase Dr., Tampa, FL *Free Lunch Program not offered at this site

South Hillsborough County

Emanuel P. Johnson Recreation Center, 5855 S. 78th St. Tampa, FL Gardenville Recreation Center, 6215 Symmes Road., Tampa FL **Ruskin Recreation Center, 901 6th St. Ruskin, FL

12 to 15 year olds:

Central Hillsborough County

Valrico Recreation Center, 707 S. Miller Road Valrico, FL

Northwest Hillsborough County

Country Place Recreation Center, 15728 Country Lake Dr. Tampa, FL * does not offer free or reduced lunch rate **Jackson Springs Recreation Center, 8620 Jackson Springs Dr. Tampa, FL

South Hillsborough County

Apollo Beach Recreation Center, 664 Golf and Sea Blvd. Apollo Beach, FL **Indicates Inclusion Camp locations and serves 6 to 17 year olds

SPECIALTY CAMPS:

Skate Camps: Brandon Skate Park, 5720 Providence Road, Riverview, FL; Apollo Beach Skate Park, 664 Golf and Sea Blvd., Apollo Beach, FL Fine Arts Camp: Roy Haynes Recreation Center, 1902 S. Village Ave. Tampa, FL Eco-Adventure Camp: Upper Tampa Bay Park, 8001 Double Branch Road, Tampa, FL Fishing Camp: E.G. Simmons Park, 2401 19th Ave. NW, Ruskin, FL

HOW TO REGISTER

Prior to registration, you must establish a free, online Parks and Recreation account order to sign up for camps. If your child has a current reduced or free lunch letter, you may qualify for financial assistance. You will need to submit a copy of the letter to a recreation center before registration. Payment is due at the time of registration for each two-week session Visit the Camp Sparks page to learn more about summer camps for our Special Parks and Recreations Kids and Inclusion programs. [less-]
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Space Travelers & Aliens Summer Camp

06-30-2017

Presented by Carrollwood Cultural Center at Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 8:00 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 8:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 8:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 8:00 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 8:00 am - less dates and times

Welcome to Summer Camp at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, where artistic expression, belting it out, busting a move and getting into character are all encouraged! Through art, music, dance and drama campers ages 4-12 will explore a different theme each week — all in a creative and safe environment. In a week that is truly out of this world, campers will create time capsules, make moon rocks, rock the Moonwalk, and perhaps bring home an alien pet. Sponsored by Western & Southern Life... [more+]
Welcome to Summer Camp at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, where artistic expression, belting it out, busting a move and getting into character are all encouraged! Through art, music, dance and drama campers ages 4-12 will explore a different theme each week — all in a creative and safe environment. In a week that is truly out of this world, campers will create time capsules, make moon rocks, rock the Moonwalk, and perhaps bring home an alien pet. Sponsored by Western & Southern Life (Alisa Toscano) [less-]
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Musical Theater IV

06-30-2017

Presented by Firehouse Cultural Center at Firehouse Cultural Center, Ruskin
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 8:30 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 8:30 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 8:30 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 8:30 am - less dates and times

Week 4: June 26 – June 30
Musical Theater IV
Campers will sparkle like stars as they explore a range of acting and Broadway musical theater performance techniques while developing a stage presence through theater games, improvisation, costume play and storytelling. Continuing Campers will strengthen their acting and vocal skills as they prepare for a “stage show” for family and friends.
Week 4: June 26 – June 30
Musical Theater IV
Campers will sparkle like stars as they explore a range of acting and Broadway musical theater performance techniques while developing a stage presence through theater games, improvisation, costume play and storytelling. Continuing Campers will strengthen their acting and vocal skills as they prepare for a “stage show” for family and friends. [less-]
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Summer Pottery and Art Camps

06-30-2017

Presented by The Ceramic Garden at The Ceramic Garden, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

This is an all hands-on pottery and art camp program where kids create hand-built pieces and throw on their own wheel with real clay every morning. In the afternoons, it's either drawing and painting, mixed, glass, or ceramic art time. We showcase all this phenomenal talent every Friday with an art show. Our little potters take a box full of art work home.  Even though we are very busy artists, we do take little breaks with snacks and beverages.
This is an all hands-on pottery and art camp program where kids create hand-built pieces and throw on their own wheel with real clay every morning. In the afternoons, it's either drawing and painting, mixed, glass, or ceramic art time. We showcase all this phenomenal talent every Friday with an art show. Our little potters take a box full of art work home.  Even though we are very busy artists, we do take little breaks with snacks and beverages. [less-]
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Girls Leadership Theatre Summer Program

07-21-2017

Presented by Powerstories Theatre of Tampa Bay Inc. at Powerstories Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 9:00 am + 17 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jul 03 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 04 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 05 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 06 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 07 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jul 10 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 11 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 13 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jul 17 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 18 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 19 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 20 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 21 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

Girlstories Leadership Theatre (GLT) is a comprehensive theatre arts program for middle school girls living in Hillsborough County who will be in the 6th, 7th, and 8th grades next year. In 2010, GLT was awarded the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award from First Lady Michelle Obama at the White House and in 2011 GLT was honored by international singing star, Josh Groban, in front of 12,000 fans. What is GLT?
  • GLT is a program that focuses on building performance and leadership...
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Girlstories Leadership Theatre (GLT) is a comprehensive theatre arts program for middle school girls living in Hillsborough County who will be in the 6th, 7th, and 8th grades next year. In 2010, GLT was awarded the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award from First Lady Michelle Obama at the White House and in 2011 GLT was honored by international singing star, Josh Groban, in front of 12,000 fans. What is GLT?
  • GLT is a program that focuses on building performance and leadership skills while creating and rehearsing a show to be performed for elementary school children and community groups.
  • It begins with a Summer Intensive  in June and ends in July and runs Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • The program ends with a performance to youth and the general public.
  • GLT continues throughout the year one Saturday a month and may also include additional performances.
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Enjoy the Journey Art Explorations Camp

06-30-2017

Presented by City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Art Studios at Taylor Art Studio, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

Pack your suitcase as we travel abroad several countries without leaving the studio. We will create art that is inspired by our journey as we use our artistic passport to explore the wonderful world of art around the globe. Paint, paper, clay and mixed media will be used to capture the memories of your trip.
Pack your suitcase as we travel abroad several countries without leaving the studio. We will create art that is inspired by our journey as we use our artistic passport to explore the wonderful world of art around the globe. Paint, paper, clay and mixed media will be used to capture the memories of your trip. [less-]
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TeenProv, a Teen Improv Summer Intensive

06-30-2017

Presented by The Box Theater at The Box Theater, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

June 26-30 9am-3pm* Ages 13-17 $250 In this summer improv intensive, teens will make strong connections both onstage and off. Working collaboratively, students will have a blast as they hone the skills needed to create strong improv. Through games and exercises, participants will learn to live in the moment, create characters, build confidence, strengthen their communication and social skills, and take risks. Students will present a showcase on the last day of the intensive. REGISTER... [more+]
June 26-30 9am-3pm* Ages 13-17 $250 In this summer improv intensive, teens will make strong connections both onstage and off. Working collaboratively, students will have a blast as they hone the skills needed to create strong improv. Through games and exercises, participants will learn to live in the moment, create characters, build confidence, strengthen their communication and social skills, and take risks. Students will present a showcase on the last day of the intensive. REGISTER HERE *Students should bring a bag lunch. All Sales are Final. [less-]
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Cruise Around the World

07-21-2017

Presented by Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association at Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association, Brandon
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 9:30 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 9:30 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 9:30 am + 9 more dates and times

Mon, Jul 03 @ 9:30 am Wed, Jul 05 @ 9:30 am Fri, Jul 07 @ 9:30 am Mon, Jul 10 @ 9:30 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 9:30 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 9:30 am Mon, Jul 17 @ 9:30 am Wed, Jul 19 @ 9:30 am Fri, Jul 21 @ 9:30 am - less dates and times

Instructor Greg Manley Week 1     Hawaii Week 2     Egypt Week 3     Mexico Week 4     France Week 5     Japan Week 6     Africa
Instructor Greg Manley Week 1     Hawaii Week 2     Egypt Week 3     Mexico Week 4     France Week 5     Japan Week 6     Africa [less-]
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Recycled Art

06-30-2017

Presented by Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association at Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association, Brandon
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 1:00 pm Wed, Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jun 30 @ 1:00 pm
Use your imagination & creativity. Create recycled fantasy sculptures.
Use your imagination & creativity. Create recycled fantasy sculptures. [less-]
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Wet & Wild Creations

06-29-2017

Presented by Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association at Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association, Brandon
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 27 @ 9:30 am Thu, Jun 29 @ 9:30 am
Instructor:  Jennie Sikora-Muehl All Supplies are included. Week 1- June 6 & 8 "Sand Castle Painting" on canvas Week 2-June 13 & 15 "Pop Art Comic Book Painting" on canvas Week 3- June 20 & 22 "Picasso Pets Painting" on canvas Week 4- June 27 & 29 "Funky Monkey Painting" on canvas
Instructor:  Jennie Sikora-Muehl All Supplies are included. Week 1- June 6 & 8 "Sand Castle Painting" on canvas Week 2-June 13 & 15 "Pop Art Comic Book Painting" on canvas Week 3- June 20 & 22 "Picasso Pets Painting" on canvas Week 4- June 27 & 29 "Funky Monkey Painting" on canvas [less-]
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Kid's Crafty Corner

06-29-2017

Presented by Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association at Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association, Brandon
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm
Instructor: Jennie Sikora-Muehl All Supplies are Included   Ages (7-13) Week 1 - June 6 & 8        Build a miniature Beach Party! Week 2- June 13 & 15     Collage Pop Art (Comic Book Style) Bring in cereal boxes and bottle caps. Week 3- June 20 & 22     "Picasso" Style Pet Sculptures Week 4- June 27 & 29     Funky Monkey  "Print Making"  Make your own stamps.
Instructor: Jennie Sikora-Muehl All Supplies are Included   Ages (7-13) Week 1 - June 6 & 8        Build a miniature Beach Party! Week 2- June 13 & 15     Collage Pop Art (Comic Book Style) Bring in cereal boxes and bottle caps. Week 3- June 20 & 22     "Picasso" Style Pet Sculptures Week 4- June 27 & 29     Funky Monkey  "Print Making"  Make your own stamps. [less-]
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Drawing - Painting - Watercolor

07-07-2017

Presented by Firehouse Cultural Center at Firehouse Cultural Center, Ruskin
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 03 @ 8:30 am Wed, Jul 05 @ 8:30 am Thu, Jul 06 @ 8:30 am + 1 more dates and times

Fri, Jul 07 @ 8:30 am - less dates and times

Week 5: July 3 – July 7 No Camp on Tuesday, July 4th
Drawing • Painting • Watercolors
Each drawing, painting or watercolor starts with a line, a mark. Add a bit of color, and campers make their mark with a creative and imaginative variety of unique drawing, painting and watercolor activities. Culminates with a ‘Show-off’ for family and friends.
Week 5: July 3 – July 7 No Camp on Tuesday, July 4th
Drawing • Painting • Watercolors
Each drawing, painting or watercolor starts with a line, a mark. Add a bit of color, and campers make their mark with a creative and imaginative variety of unique drawing, painting and watercolor activities. Culminates with a ‘Show-off’ for family and friends. [less-]
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3-Day 3-D

07-07-2017

Presented by Kokol Arts Studio & Gallery at Kokol Arts Studio & Gallery, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jul 05 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jul 06 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jul 07 @ 1:00 pm
This camp is the perfect choice for the week of July 4. We will study clay, sculpture, folk art and who knows what else. One thing is for sure, it will all be 3 D for 3 days.
This camp is the perfect choice for the week of July 4. We will study clay, sculpture, folk art and who knows what else. One thing is for sure, it will all be 3 D for 3 days. [less-]
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Under the Sea Summer Camp

07-14-2017

Presented by Carrollwood Cultural Center at Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 10 @ 8:00 am Tue, Jul 11 @ 8:00 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 8:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 13 @ 8:00 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 8:00 am - less dates and times

Welcome to Summer Camp at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, where artistic expression, belting it out, busting a move and getting into character are all encouraged! Through art, music, dance and drama campers ages 4-12 will explore a different theme each week — all in a creative and safe environment. Dive into the deep blue and have waves of fun creating colorful ocean art projects and learning songs, dances and skits for this week’s underwater adventure showcase. Sponsored by... [more+]
Welcome to Summer Camp at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, where artistic expression, belting it out, busting a move and getting into character are all encouraged! Through art, music, dance and drama campers ages 4-12 will explore a different theme each week — all in a creative and safe environment. Dive into the deep blue and have waves of fun creating colorful ocean art projects and learning songs, dances and skits for this week’s underwater adventure showcase. Sponsored by MedExpress Urgent Care (Carrollwood). [less-]
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Cartooning & Animation I

07-14-2017

Presented by Firehouse Cultural Center at Firehouse Cultural Center, Ruskin
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 10 @ 8:30 am Tue, Jul 11 @ 8:30 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 8:30 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 13 @ 8:30 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 8:30 am - less dates and times

Week 6: July 10 – July 14
Cartooning & Animation I
Campers bring their favorite characters to life and create their own characters, as they develop basic cartooning, animation and storytelling skills. Campers will create a comic strip and an animation movie. Culminates with a ‘Show-off’ for family and friends. SAVE on 2 or more weeks! To get the discount online: 1.) register for only one child at a time, and 2.) type the correct Discount Code into the form, using the number of weeks... [more+]
Week 6: July 10 – July 14
Cartooning & Animation I
Campers bring their favorite characters to life and create their own characters, as they develop basic cartooning, animation and storytelling skills. Campers will create a comic strip and an animation movie. Culminates with a ‘Show-off’ for family and friends. SAVE on 2 or more weeks! To get the discount online: 1.) register for only one child at a time, and 2.) type the correct Discount Code into the form, using the number of weeks you are paying for (with no spaces). For 2 weeks of Arts Camp (for one child) the Discount Code is “2weeks.” For 3 weeks, the code is “3weeks.” For 4 – 9 weeks, the code is “4weeks,” “5weeks,” “6weeks, “7weeks,” “8weeks,” or “9weeks.” [less-]
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Summer Film Camp

07-21-2017

Presented by Tampa Theatre at Tampa Theatre, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 10 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jul 10 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jul 11 @ 9:00 am + 17 more dates and times

Tue, Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm Wed, Jul 12 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jul 13 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 13 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jul 14 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 1:00 pm Mon, Jul 17 @ 9:00 am Mon, Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm Tue, Jul 18 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm Wed, Jul 19 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm Thu, Jul 20 @ 9:00 am Thu, Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jul 21 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jul 21 @ 1:00 pm - less dates and times

Each summer, Tampa Theatre’s historic auditorium lights up with young filmmakers working together to produce their visions on-screen. Campers entering grades 3-12 work in small groups to learn the creative process of digital filmmaking, from brainstorming, storyboarding, and scriptwriting to filming, lighting and editing. All of the necessary equipment is provided, including cameras, lights, sound equipment, Mac computers and software. By the end of the filmmaking session, each production... [more+]
Each summer, Tampa Theatre’s historic auditorium lights up with young filmmakers working together to produce their visions on-screen. Campers entering grades 3-12 work in small groups to learn the creative process of digital filmmaking, from brainstorming, storyboarding, and scriptwriting to filming, lighting and editing. All of the necessary equipment is provided, including cameras, lights, sound equipment, Mac computers and software. By the end of the filmmaking session, each production team will have a 3-5 minute movie to showcase. This summer, both the popular live-action and stop-motion animation camps will each be offered for a week in June and a week in July:
  • LIVE ACTION FILMMAKING CAMP makes the campers the stars as they write, produce and act in their own short films. It is a one-week program of half-day sessions, and will be offered Monday-Friday the weeks of June 12-16 and July 10-14. The morning session from 9 a.m. to noon is for students entering grades 3-6, and the afternoon session from 1-4 p.m. is for those entering grades 7-12. Each session is $200 per camper, which includes a camp T-shirt, daily snacks and a digital copy of the finished films. Participation is capped at 20 campers per session.
  • STOP-MOTION ANIMATION FILMMAKING CAMP shows campers how to create an animated film one frame at a time with clay, Legos, paper and other materials in a style of animation made popular by The California Raisins and SOUTH PARK. It is a one-week program of half-day sessions, and will be offered Monday-Friday the weeks of June 19-23 and July 17-21. The session is $200 per camper, which includes a camp T-shirt, daily snacks and a digital copy of the finished films. Participation is capped at 20 campers per session.
Tampa Theatre Summer Film Camp is presented in collaboration with the Florida Center for Instructional Technology at the USF College of Education. [less-]
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Drawing Summer Camp

07-14-2017

Presented by Vanessa's Art Studio at Vanessa's Art Studio, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 10 @ 10:30 am Tue, Jul 11 @ 10:30 am Wed, Jul 12 @ 10:30 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 13 @ 10:30 am Fri, Jul 14 @ 10:30 am - less dates and times

Morning Sessions 10:30pm to 12:00pm 5 days, Ages 7 and up (Class sizes are limited to 7 students per class.) During this session, we will focus on drawing techniques. Explore the principles of drawing using pencil and charcoal. Learn to draw lines, shapes, light/shadows, perspective, black and white and color. Classes will help students create a student portfolio to share with family and friends. For more information, visit www.vanessamontenegro.com/art_summer_camp [more+]
Morning Sessions 10:30pm to 12:00pm 5 days, Ages 7 and up (Class sizes are limited to 7 students per class.) During this session, we will focus on drawing techniques. Explore the principles of drawing using pencil and charcoal. Learn to draw lines, shapes, light/shadows, perspective, black and white and color. Classes will help students create a student portfolio to share with family and friends. For more information, visit www.vanessamontenegro.com/art_summer_camp [less-]
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Art Mural

07-14-2017

Presented by Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association at Center Place Fine Arts and Civic Association, Brandon
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 10 @ 1:00 pm Wed, Jul 12 @ 1:00 pm Fri, Jul 14 @ 1:00 pm
Paint a mural for display on the property at Center Place.
Paint a mural for display on the property at Center Place. [less-]
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Watercolor Summer Camp

07-14-2017

Presented by Vanessa's Art Studio at Vanessa's Art Studio, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 10 @ 2:00 pm Tue, Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm Wed, Jul 12 @ 2:00 pm + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 13 @ 2:00 pm Fri, Jul 14 @ 2:00 pm - less dates and times

Afternoon Sessions 2:00pm to 3:30pm 5 days, Ages 7 and up ( Class sizes are limited to 7 students per class.) Let's create bright colorful watercolor paintings. Learn how to use them, mix colors, how to create different effects and clean them. We will create artwork of our favorite subjects nature, animals, people, illustrations or intuition painting. For more information, please visit www.vanessamontenegro.com/art_summer_camp [more+]
Afternoon Sessions 2:00pm to 3:30pm 5 days, Ages 7 and up ( Class sizes are limited to 7 students per class.) Let's create bright colorful watercolor paintings. Learn how to use them, mix colors, how to create different effects and clean them. We will create artwork of our favorite subjects nature, animals, people, illustrations or intuition painting. For more information, please visit www.vanessamontenegro.com/art_summer_camp [less-]
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Superheroes Summer Camp

07-21-2017

Presented by Carrollwood Cultural Center at Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jul 17 @ 8:00 am Tue, Jul 18 @ 8:00 am Wed, Jul 19 @ 8:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jul 20 @ 8:00 am Fri, Jul 21 @ 8:00 am - less dates and times

Welcome to Summer Camp at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, where artistic expression, belting it out, busting a move and getting into character are all encouraged! Through art, music, dance and drama campers ages 4-12 will explore a different theme each week — all in a creative and safe environment. Up, up and away! Campers can leave their secret identities at home as they use their super powers to create masks, theme songs and comics starring themselves! Sponsored by Morrow Insurance... [more+]
Welcome to Summer Camp at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, where artistic expression, belting it out, busting a move and getting into character are all encouraged! Through art, music, dance and drama campers ages 4-12 will explore a different theme each week — all in a creative and safe environment. Up, up and away! Campers can leave their secret identities at home as they use their super powers to create masks, theme songs and comics starring themselves! Sponsored by Morrow Insurance Group (MIG). [less-]
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