Summer Camps 2022

Shining Mountain Waldorf School Summer Camps will open to the public on 2/21. Please check back then when the registration links are activated.

Serving children from preschool through 5th grade, Shining Mountain’s Summer Camps offer wholesome summer-time fun for your child, grounded in Waldorf philosophy and values. 

Mary Beth Fifer is our Early Childhood Summer Camp Director.  To contact her, call 303-951-8555 or email marybethf@smwaldorf.org

Circus camps are available for rising 1st through 8th graders at beginner and advanced levels.  To contact Ariana Papousek, the Circus Director email apapousek@smwaldorf.org

Middle school sports camps are also available to 6th through 8th graders, including cross country/track & field, volleyball, and basketball. Contact Tyler Haughnes at 303-951-8572 or email ad@smwaldorf.org

Bluebell Preschool Camp

Come with us to experience summer through playful, creative, and purposeful activity, crafting and exploring the beauty of the natural world that surrounds our campus. Experience the wonder of Waldorf Early Childhood Education in a summer setting.

Ages:

2 1/2 – 3

Time:

8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dates:

June 20-24 – Ms. Sara
July 18-22 – Ms. Sara
July 25-29 – Ms. Sara

Cost:

$350

Summer Glen Camp

Come with us to greet the summer day, playing with friends, singing, digging, splashing, baking and hearing stories. We’ll enter the joy of summer through playful, creative and purposeful activity, crafting and exploring the beauty of the natural world that surrounds our lovely campus. Experience the wonder of Waldorf Early Childhood Education in a summer setting. All children in Summer Glen must be fully toilet-trained.

Ages:

4 – 7

Time:

8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dates:

June 13 – 17 – Papa Joe
June 20 – 24 – Ms. Chérie
August 8 – 12 – Mrs. Fifer

Cost:

$350

Handwork Camp

Make table puppets, stuffed animals, and other creations in this crafty, fun-filled camp. Children will also enjoy outdoor play and splash-time in the creek during our breaks from handwork.

Ages:

Rising 1st – 5th Graders

Time:

8:30 am to- 12:30 pm

Dates:

June 20 – 24 – Mrs. Fifer
June 27 – July 1 – Mrs. Fifer

Cost:

$350

Aftercare Camp

Please bring sturdy outdoor shoes, sun protection (sun hats, sunscreen, or long-sleeve shirts), a bathing suit, towel, water bottle, and your child’s lunch. A minimum number of campers is needed for aftercare.

Ages:

For children attending any of our Summer Glen or Handwork camps

Time:

12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Dates:

Aftercare will be available Monday-Friday for children attending any of our Summer Glen or Handwork camps.

Cost:

$150

Cross Country and Track & Field

Athletic camps are designed to teach the fundamentals of each sport, increase endurance, encourage teamwork and offer summer fun with friends.

Ages:

For rising 6th – 8th graders

Time:

8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Dates:

June 13-17

Cost:

$250

MS Girls Basketball

Athletic camps are designed to teach the fundamentals of each sport, increase endurance, encourage teamwork and offer summer fun with friends.

Ages:

For rising 6th – 8th graders

Time:

8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Dates:

June 20-24 – Girls basketball

Cost:

$250

MS Boys Basketball

Athletic camps are designed to teach the fundamentals of each sport, increase endurance, encourage teamwork and offer summer fun with friends.

Ages:

For rising 6th – 8th graders

Time:

8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Dates:

June 27 – July 1 – Boys basketball

Cost:

$250

MS Girls Volleyball

Athletic camps are designed to teach the fundamentals of each sport, increase endurance, encourage teamwork and offer summer fun with friends.

Ages:

For rising 6th – 8th graders

Time:

8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Dates:

August 1-5 – Volleyball Camp

Cost:

$250

Circus Fundamentals

Children will learn the fundamentals of circus arts led by SMWS Circus Director, Ariana Papousek.

Ages:

For rising 1st through 5th graders

Time:

8:30 am – 10:30 am

Dates:

July 18 – 22 – Circus Fundamentals
July 25 – 29 – Circus Fundamentals

Cost:

$175

Advanced Circus

Children will learn the fundamentals of circus arts led by SMWS Circus Director, Ariana Papousek.

Ages:

For rising 6th graders and up

Time:

11:30 am – 2:30 pm

Dates:

July 18-22 – Advanced Circus
July 25-29 – Advanced Circus

Cost:

$250