Rootz is your specialty summer camp destination! With full and half-day options ranging from 1 to 8 weeks, it is easy to fill your summer with an exciting variety of programs. Whether your child wants to shine on stage, dance the day away, or foster their love of computers, we have a program for everyone!
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|Before Care||Before Care is the early morning child care program at Rootz serving campers ages 4 through 8th grade. Drop off any time after 8:00am and we will make sure your child is escorted to their camp program at the start of their camp day. Before Care is a fun, well-supervised start to your child's camp day! Rootz will not issue refunds for absences or pro-rate based on arrival time. A minimum of 5 students is required to run this program.||Grade K-8||Summer 2019||7/15-7/19, 7/22-7/26, 7/29-8/2, 8/5-8/9||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|
|After Care||After Care is the after camp child care program at Rootz serving campers entering Kindergarten through 8th grade. We will make sure your child is escorted from their camp program at the end of their camp day. Pick up any time before 5:00 pm. After Care is a fun, well-supervised end to your child's camp day! Rootz will not issue refunds for absences or pro-rate based on pick up time. A minimum of 5 students is required to run this program.||Grade K-8||Summer 2019||6/17-6/21||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|
|Ciao Bella Fashion Camps (5 Day)||No experience necessary for this fun week long camp for budding fashionistas. This camp will be filled with lots of sewing, camp games, one local field trip to Nickel City and a Fashion Show on the last day of the camp. Returning students are welcome as we will be creating new projects. This camp will be led by two Ciao Bella Sewing instructors. We provide all supplies, including fabric, sewing notions, hand sewing supplies and sewing machines. It is SEW much fun to create and sew! Students can bring their own sewing machines or use ones provided. Students should bring their own nut-free lunch daily. 6/17-6/21 | Beach Collection Sewing Camp: Get ready for summer! During this week long camp, we will create fun clothing for summer. We will make items such as skirts, beach bags, dresses and more! 7/15-7/19 | Project Runway Fashion Camp: Similar to the hit series, Project Runway, we will work on various sewing, DIY and crafting projects throughout the week. 7/29-8/2 | Spa Themed Sewing Camp: The theme of this week’s sewing camp is all things Spa related! We will sew robes, PJ Shorts, eye masks, and cosmetic cases for traveling. We will also cover the sewing machine and sew several projects (including accessories and apparel).||Grade 2-6||Summer 2019||6/17-6/21, 7/15-7/19, 7/29-8/2||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|
|Ciao Bella Fashion Camps (4 Day)||No experience necessary for this fun week long camp for budding fashionistas. This camp will be filled with lots of sewing, camp games, one local field trip to Nickel City and a Fashion Show on the last day of the camp. Returning students are welcome as we will be creating new projects. This camp will be led by two Ciao Bella Sewing instructors. We provide all supplies, including fabric, sewing notions, hand sewing supplies and sewing machines. It is SEW much fun to create and sew! Students can bring their own sewing machines or use ones provided. Students should bring their own nut-free lunch daily. 7/8-7/11 | Spa Themed Sewing Camp: The theme of this week’s sewing camp is all things Spa related! We will sew robes, PJ Shorts, and cosmetic cases for traveling. We will also cover the sewing machine and sew several projects (including accessories and apparel).||Grade 2-6||Summer 2019||7/8-7/11||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|
|Dance Camp||Spend a week dancing and learning how to shine and perform proper technique in ballet, lyrical, hip hop, contemporary, choreography and more! No experience necessary as all styles are taught at a student’s level. Dancers should wear comfortable clothing that will allow for movement, gym shoes, and bring any additional dance shoes based on the preference of the dancer. Dance camp includes other fun activities including arts and crafts, dance history & vocabulary and a field trip. Join us at the end of each week for our showcase for family and friends to see what your dancer worked on during this fun camp.||8-12 years||Summer 2019||6/12-6/14, 8/12-8/16||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|
|Dance Party Camp||Come party with us! Dancers will learn great hip hop routines, play dance games and work on a craft during this fun movement camp. Family and friends are invited to our end of week performance to watch all the amazing new moves your dancer has perfected!||3.5-6 years||Summer 2019||8/19-8/23||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|
|Mini Musicals||This summer, we dive into the wonderful world of musical theatre with adaptations of some our all-time favorite fairy tales! Every participant will perform in group numbers and have a choice of a solo or a duet with a friend. The kids will also engage in beginner’s scene study and acting lessons, musical theatre dance and singing. When not rehearsing, campers will enjoy arts and crafts, games, and building friendships with their fellow cast-members. Once per session we will take a field trip or have a special event at camp. All performances will take place on the last Friday of the session at 2:00pm – all campers must be present. We look forward to seeing all of our little performers light up the stage this summer! Session 1 | 6/17/19 – 6/28/19: Snow White: Performance: Friday, June 28th at 2:00pm.||Grade K-2||Summer 2019||6/17-6/28||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|
|Musical Theatre Camp||Our Rootz theatre and dance programs combine this summer to give you: Musical Theatre Camp! Each session, we will focus on putting on a show and building musical theatre skills with rehearsals, technique classes, and games – all while forming friendships in our beautiful theater and dance studios! Our passionate camp leaders bring all of the fun of an intensive program while still being inclusive and accepting of beginners and veterans alike. Each week, with the exception of performance week and the week of July 4th, will include a fun camp event, such as a field trip or special event. Performances will take place the last Wednesday and Thursday of each session – all campers must be present. If you are looking for a child-based program that emphasizes process while also producing stellar performances, look no further: Rootz is your theatre destination! Session 1 | 6/17/19 – 7/12/19: Aladdin Jr.: No camp: Thursday, July 4th. Performances: Wednesday, 7/10 1:00pm & 6:00pm; Thursday, 7/11/19: 1:00pm & 6:00pm. Session 2 | 7/15/19 – 8/9/19: Freaky Friday: One-Act Edition: Performances*: Wednesday, 8/7/19: 1:00pm & 6:00pm; Thursday, 8/8/19: 1:00pm & 6:00pm. *Campers must be in attendance for all performance times and dates. (We may use the 1:00 shows as invited dress rehearsals, but the kids should be available for all times).||Grade 3-8||Summer 2019||6/17-7/12, 7/15-8/9||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|
|Princess Ballet/Tot Hop Camp||This summer we are offering an exciting class/camp for our tiny dancers. Once a week we will meet for two hours where we will get to explore different activities. The students will still get the traditional Princess Ballet class, but they will also get to do a princess craft, hear a princess story & then act it out as well! We will have a 10 minute snack / water break to be certain that everyone has plenty of energy for all of the fun. We will then switch into our gym shoes and shake it in TOT HOP! This is a drop off class/camp! Dancers do not need to be potty trained. We just ask that you come back if there is a need for a diaper change. Gaining independence from parents and caregivers; Learning to follow directions; Cooperation and participation; Introduction of classical ballet technique; Creative expression and creative movement.||2.5-3.5 years||Summer 2019||Tu, W or Fri||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|
|RoboThink Robotics Camp||Join us for this fun RoboThink Robotics Summer Camp. This summer break, build battle robots, have robotic soccer competitions and design sensor robots! During our program, our young engineers get a chance to build unique robots of all shapes, sizes and functions each day. Learn about how gears, motors, sensors, and mainboards work through fun and exciting challenges. RoboThink offers academically oriented STEM programs focusing on robotics for budding, intermediate and/or advanced students. We are aligned with Next Gen Science standards and allow students to be hands on and engaged in problem solving formulation and solving it through design. There are different curricula to adjust for different experience levels. No prior experience is required.||Grade 1-5||Summer 2019||6/12-6/14||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|
|Safety Town Camp||Safety Town is an interactive safety awareness program led by Lisa Panizo. Children will be introduced to various safety issues in a fun and safe environment. We use fun songs and crafts to reinforce safety principles and will have some special community guests along the way! Topics include: pedestrian and traffic safety, fire prevention, personal safety, stranger safety, and more! Camp concludes with a short Safety Town certificate presentation.||4-6 years||Summer 2019||6/10-6/14||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|
|Sticky Fingers Cooking Camp K-5||Sticky Fingers ‘Kids Cooking Network’ Camp (7/22/19 – 7/26/19): Do your young chefs love watching cooking shows on TV? In this exciting camp, young chefs will work together in cooking challenges inspired from favorite cooking TV shows such as Master Chef Jr, Cupcake Wars, Chopped Jr, and Cutthroat Kitchen! We will learn how to use different cooking equipment and techniques, explore flavor pairing, and create tasty mouthwatering recipes from scratch each day. Young chefs will get their creative juices flowing in this awesomely fun and delicious cooking adventure! Recipe Teaser: Hawaiian Rainbow Watermelon Poke Bowls + Steamed Rice + Wondrous Watermelon Soda | Spanish Red Pepper Croquetas + Creamy Garlic Sauce + Kid-Friendly Sangria. STEAM Cooking Camp (8/12/19 – 8/16/19): Welcome to the Sticky Fingers STEAM Creation Lab! Cooking and science are a match made in…the kitchen! Come join our STEAM camp to explore the many connections between cooking and Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math! We’ll be adding spice, subtracting boredom, and multiplying the fun to create culinary masterpieces. Young chefs will not only create delectable dishes and but also conduct experiments with edible ingredients in this fascinating and delicious camp. Recipe Teaser: Mini Macaroon Lemon Pancakes + Kid-Made Coconutty Butter + Mighty Macaroon Smoothies | Happy Korean Bibimbap + Banana Milk.||Grade K-5||Summer 2019||7/22-7/26, 8/12-8/16||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|
|Stretch-N-Grow FUNtastic Fitness Camp||This weekly early childhood physical education, nutrition and wellness program is an action-packed, non-stop fitness class for every child. Using skill-specific equipment and safe and effective exercises, Stretch-N-Grow improves fitness levels and teaches the importance of a healthy lifestyle. Once a week we will meet for two hours where we will get to explore different activities. We will have a 10 minute snack / water break to be certain that everyone has plenty of energy for all of the fun. This is a drop off class/camp!||3-5 years||Summer 2019||Thurs||https://app.iclasspro.com/parentportal/rootz/camps?camptype=6|