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Youth Summer

2019

Youth Programs

Camp Royal Summer 2019 Full- and half-day camps: HopkinsSummer.org

Best Summer

EVER! Building a great place to live

Hopkins Community Education: Youth Enrichment

HopkinsCommunityEd.org


Grow with us!

Dig, plant, weed, water, pickle, draw, explore. Repeat! Nature offers endless opportunities for hands-on experiences to foster learning and encourage kids to process their world through touching, feeling, comparing, and observing. Camp Royal has awesome environmental learning opportunities for all ages and interests. Explore these camps and more: Garden Club

Just Add Dirt!

There’s Something in My Garden

Bees, Bees, Bees

Nature Art Workshop

Animal Track & Habitats

Pickling & Canning Camp

Outdoor Explorers

Bugs Are Cool!


Contents

About Camp Royal 2 Summer Field Biology at Wolf Ridge 3 Camp Royal Camps Week 1: June 10-13 4 Week 2: June17-20 6 Week 3: June 24-27 10 Week 4: July 1-3 14 Week 5: July 8-11 16 Week 6: July 15-18 20 Week 7: July 22-25 24 Week 8: July 29-August 1 28 Week 9: August 5-8 32 Week 10: August 12-15 36 XinXing Chinese Immersion Camps Chinese Art and Cooking Camp 4 Chinese Immersion First-Grade Camp 6, 8 Chinese Immersion Second-Grade Camp 10, 12, 14 Chinese Dance 18, 30 Special Opportunities 38 Camp Royal Bus Information 40

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About Camp Royal Hopkins Camp Royal Summer 2019

At Hopkins Community Education, we are pleased to bring to you our exciting Camp Royal summer youth program. Designed to work around your schedule, our summer programming offers: • Flexibility: Our Monday-Thursday camps are designed around half-day blocks, with drop-off times starting at 8:00 am, and pick-up by 5:00 pm. Lunch is provided at no additional cost. See detailed lunch information below. • Variety: Our classes cover a variety of interests — from art, pottery, sports, and technology, to LEGOs®, cooking, engineering, and drama. We’re sure to have something for every child. • Affordability: We’ve priced our camps at an affordable pricepoint for families. Payment plans are available at registration. • And most important — our camps are fun! Make it the best summer ever at Camp Royal!

Camp Royal staff

Our Camp Royal staff is comprised of District staff, teachers, college students, and local community professionals, with a broad range of knowledge and experience working with youth.

Camp Royal 2019 location

Camp Royal camps will be primarily located at Eisenhower Elementary School, 1001 Hwy. 7, Hopkins (next to the Eisenhower Community Center). Please check individual camp descriptions for camps that are held in other locations.

Drop-off and pick-up

Youth need to be signed in and out of Camp Royal every day by a parent/guardian between 8:00-9:00 am and 4:00-5:00 pm at Eisenhower Elementary. Students attending morning-only camps must be picked up at 12 pm. Drop-off for students attending afternoon-only camps begins at 12:45 pm. Students attending a half day of camp who would like to attend lunch must be escorted and supervised by a parent or guardian.

Bus information

Starting on Week Two of the 2019 program (June 17), Camp Royal participants will have the availability of an early morning and late afternoon bus with pre-determined stops. Register for a bus when registering for camps. See page 40 for detailed busing information.

Lunch

Lunch runs from 12:00-1:00 pm for Camp Royal participants and is provided at no additional cost. Your student may bring a bag lunch if they wish, and eat during the scheduled Camp Royal lunch time. Lunch supervision by Camp Royal staff is provided for students attending a full day of camps. Students attending a half day of camp who would like to attend lunch must be escorted and supervised by a parent or guardian.

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Before- and after-camp supervision

Our Camp Royal staff will supervise drop-off, lunch, and pick-up time periods outside of the regular camp programming time. During this time, youth have the option to participate in gym games and other activities.

Staff-to-kids ratio

Camp Royal follows state guidelines for out-of-school time ratios, which are 15 to 1. Some class offerings will be below this ratio.

Electronic devices

Camp Royal youth will be very busy during programming time. Please leave electronic devices at home. Cell phones are welcome, but need to remain in backpacks while participating in programming. Hopkins Community Education is not responsible for lost, stolen, or broken devices.

Contacting Camp Royal staff during programming time

The Camp Royal cell phone number will be provided to Camp Royal parents when the program begins. This phone number will be attended during programming times.

Payment plans

We realize many families will be signing up for multiple weeks and would like a payment plan option. Payment plans are available at registration.

Cancellation and refund policy

We will gladly refund your class registration fee if you cancel and request a refund 5 business days prior to the first class. We reserve the right to cancel a class due to low enrollment. In that case, we will call and make arrangements to refund your class fee.

Register: HopkinsSummer.org


Summer Field Biology

at Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center

Join us at for an all-new season of Summer Field Biology at Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center in Finland, Minnesota! Join us as we head north for another great summer at Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center! The 34th year of Summer Field Biology is just around the corner, and this year’s theme is “Fire & Ice — The Making of Minnesota’s Geological Landscape.” Join local experts in the field of geology and study our Minnesota state gemstone, the Lake Superior agate. Learn how agates formed billions of years ago and how they have traveled all across our state via glaciers, then search for an agate of your own! Our program is technology-free to maximize our time in nature and develop long-lasting friendships. Scott Stillman #5500 $575 Grades 5-12 July 9 (10:00 am-7:00 pm) at West Junior High School July 15-19 at Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center Cost includes transportation, lodging, meals, and staffing

July 9 (10 am-7 pm), West Junior High

Tie-dye your own Summer Field Biology T-Shirt and explore the world of Minnesota’s geology. Get prepared for activities that you will experience up north! This includes selecting Wolf Ridge activities and dorm groups. Attendance on July 9 is essential, as we use this day to prepare for what you will experience at Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center.

July 15-19, Wolf Ridge

Adventure: Climb indoor rock walls, traverse tree tops rope courses, paddle canoes, test your compass skills in orienteering, and explore lakes in kayaks (high school students). Cultural Learning: Learn about the Voyageurs and Ojibwe people who are part of our Minnesota history. Nature/Animal Life: Learn about the land and creatures with which we share the Earth. Hiking: Hike to an elevation of 1,450 feet and watch the sun rise or set over Lake Superior. Conservation: Renew your commitment to sustainable living. Teamwork/Challenge: Work in mixed-age teams to compete in our annual Wolf Ridge Amazing Race. Fun: Sing songs at an outdoor bonfire with s’mores as we laugh and connect with new friends.

Departure to Wolf Ridge and return

Our group will leave West Junior High on July 15 at 6:30 am. We will return to West Junior High on Friday, July 19 shortly after 6:00 pm.

Multiple child discount

$50 off for each additional child enrolled. You must enroll through Hopkins Community Education staff in order to receive the discount.

Cancellation policy

• 100% refund if canceled by May 15 • May 16-31, 50% refund • After May 31, no refunds

Register for Summer Field Biology through Hopkins Community Education Please do not register via the Wolf Ridge website.

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Jr. Summer Adventure

Camp Royal Staff Explore the outdoors! Go on a nature scavenger hunt, play outdoor field games, try geocaching, and much more! #CR1010 $99 Grades K-2

TGA Golf Camp

TGA Premier Sports Learn golf fundamentals in a fun environment! No experience necessary. Practice station-based swinging, chipping, and putting. Equipment and training materials are provided — ­ come out and play with TGA! #CR4006 $149 Grades K-4

A Really Royal Rumpus!

Stages Theatre Company Make a rumpus with your favorite royal characters, including Belle, Rapunzel, Elsa, Elena, Tiana, and Aladdin. Friends and family are invited to a portion of the final workshop for a sharing of skills learned. Each camper will get a free child voucher to any show in the Stages Theatre Company 2019-20 season. #CR7005 $85 Grades K-2

9:00 am-12:00 pm The Science of Superpowers Mpls Engineering for Kids Explore superhero skill-sets to uncover the science behind superpowers through hands-on exercises in biology, engineering, and technology. #CR2000 $135 Grades K-3

Fantasy Forest Drawing Workshop

Young Rembrandts Explore exciting themes from the “Secret Garden,” “Bridge to Terabithia,” and other kid-friendly fantasy worlds in this fun drawing class. #CR1000 $129 Grades K-6

Jewels and Bling Creations

Camp Royal Staff Make beautiful jewelry including rings, bracelets, earrings, and necklaces. Use various fun techniques and cool materials to create pieces around your individual style, to give as gifts, or simply make for fun! #CR1060 $99 Grades 3-6

Battle Royale Game Coding

Tech Academy Join us for an exciting week of game coding! Create your own battle royale game — customize the map, set your characters, and create upgrades to scatter across the world by learning coding and game design. Please bring a drink and snack daily. Bring a USB drive on the last day to save your games, or they can be emailed to parents. #CR2001 $135 Grades 3-6

All-Day Chinese Immersion! Multi-Sport Camp

Camp Royal Staff Learn the fundamentals of basketball, soccer, kickball, and more! Develop and enhance sport-specific skills and gain confidence playing with friends! #CR4060 $99 Grades 3-6

Chinese Art and Cooking Camp

Wan Wen Chen, Lijun Fang Cook Chinese dishes, work with Chinese traditional painting, play games, and more — all in Mandarin Chinese! #CR3000 $254 Grades 2-5 * This class runs 9:00 am-4:00 pm.

Need help registering for Camp Royal? If you need help registering your child for Camp Royal, please call 952-988-4070. Si necesita ayuda en español para registrar a su hijo(a) en Camp Royal, favor de llamar a Elisa Dorfman al 952-988-4211 o enviarle un correo electrónico a elisa.dorfman@hopkinsschools.org Haddii add ubaahan tahay caawimaad of Soomaali oo kuu sahlaysa diiwaangelinka Camp Royal, Fadlan La Hiriir Mona Yusuf telefoonka No 612-221-0148 ama email udir mona.yusuf@hopkinsschools.org Yog tias koj xav tau kev pab cuv npe rau Camp Royal, lawm ntawv thaum lub caij ntuj sov, hu rau Panou Xiong xov tooj 612-282-2632 los nws tus email panou.xiong@hopkinsschools.org

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Jr. Jewels and Bling Creations

Camp Royal Staff Make beautiful jewelry including rings, bracelets, earrings, and necklaces. Use various fun techniques and cool materials to create pieces around your individual style, to give as gifts, or simply create for fun! #CR1061 $99 Grades K-2

TGA Tennis

TGA Premier Sports Learn tennis fundamentals in a fun environment. Practice groundstrokes, volleys, serving, and beginning to rally. Equipment and training materials are provided, so children of all skill levels have the chance to come out and play with TGA! #CR4007 $149 Grades K-4

Summer Adventure

Camp Royal Staff Explore the outdoors! Go on a nature scavenger hunt, play outdoor field games, try geocaching, and much more! #CR1009 $99 Grades 3-6

Flag Football Camp

Camp Royal Staff Play football in a safe, non-tackle format. Learn the basic rules of the game, participate in skills and drills, and play games. Learn how to pass, catch, and carry the ball in this fun and interactive camp! #CR4021 $99 Grades 3-6

June 10-13 Robotic Builders: Battlebots

Tech Academy Let the battles begin! Learn about simple machines, engineering, programming, and more with LEGO® WeDo Robotics’ unique system. Construct a catapult, ninja star, tank, battle axe, crossbow, and more! Please bring a drink and snack daily. #CR2003 $119 Grades K-3

Rebels and the Dark Side

Stages Theatre Company Jedis, Rogues, and galactic species of all kinds have made us want to join the Rebel Alliance to fight against the Dark Side! Create a tale to help General Leia, Finn, Po, and Rei save the day. Friends and family are invited to a portion of the final workshop for a sharing of skills learned. All students who participate will get a free child voucher to any show of the Stages Theatre Company 2019-20 season. #CR7006 $85 Grades 3-6

Discover Magic: Purple Wand Course

Twin Cities Magic Academy Learn the eight basic effects that make up all magic tricks and discover the real secrets to becoming a true magician with confidence and communication skills. Each lesson comes with a custom magic prop, a top-secret file folder, and a secret word to unlock bonus videos in the online video vault. #CR1001 $199 Grades 3-6

Unleash Your Wild Side!

Mpls Engineering for Kids Explore different ecosystems through creative, hands-on projects. Cultivate art and language skills, promote global awareness, and spark a love for STEAM as you work alongside the flora, fauna, and incredible cultures of Earth! #CR2002 $135 Grades 3-6

Week of acting with Prairie Fire Theater! Enjoy a week-long theater experience Aug. 19-22 and perform in “Robin Hood” on Aug. 23 and 24. Explore acting with staff from the renowned Prairie Fire Children’s Theater. Space is limited, register today to reserve your spot! See page 39 for details.

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Jr. Bug Art Extravaganza!

Camp Royal Staff Spend a week drawing, crafting, and creating all things bugs! Make beautiful butterflies, crawling beetles, and jumping grasshoppers as take-home art projects. #CR1006 $99 Grades K-2

Just Add Dirt!

Tracey Benson Calling all future gardeners! Explore plants using reading, math, and science. At the end of the week, you will take a plant home to grow. #CRS6511 $99 Grades 1-2

Jr. Amazing Race

Camp Royal Staff Join Camp Royal for a truly amazing race! Teams will be assigned challenges throughout the class, requiring teams to figure out the clues. Clues will describe the tasks that teams must complete before continuing on with the race. #CR4002 $99 Grades K-2

Animal Tracks and Habitats

Melissa Gausmann Have you ever wondered why animals’ homes are so different? Learn all about animals and their habitats in this fun, hands-on class that incorporates reading, science, and arts and crafts. #CRS6564 $99 Grades 1-2

Kathryn Hale, Emma Nwanokwale Learn rules and skills for various team sports while focusing on team building and enhancing your leadership skills. Then, use your skills in the kitchen to reinforce healthy lifestyle choices. #CRS6565 $99 Grades 1-2

Skyhawks Designed for beginner and intermediate players, this camp focuses on dribbling, passing, shooting, and ball control. Then, put all of your skills to use during our World Cup tournament day on the last day of camp! Bring appropriate clothing, two snacks, a water bottle, running shoes, and sunscreen. #CR4073 $119 Grades 1-6

Creative Actors Camp

Kristin Cadogan, Anna Ruess Do you love being creative and acting out your favorite books and movies? Help write scripts, create costumes and props, and learn acting skills. After all of our hard work we will perform in a fun, final theatrical production. #CRS7007 $99 Grades 1-2

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Qiuyue Wang, Yan Wang Join us for Chinese art, music, Kong Fu, stories, hands-on science projects, and more — all in Mandarin Chinese! #CR7510 $249 Grade 1 * This class runs 9:00 am-4:00 pm.

Science Explorers’ Crazy Chemistry

Science Explorers Investigate the periodic table and learn about its families with fun and exciting experiments. Break some chemical bonds, get messy with polymers, and more. Dress for a mess! #CR2071 $109 Grades 1-5

Seriously Fun Science

Jean Reichow Learn how to play many different card games. Join us and become a card champion! #CRS6543 $99 Grades 1-2

Movie Producer: Avengers®, Pokémon®, and More!

Fractured Fairy Tales Karla Lescarbeau Get creative! Make greeting cards you can give to friends and family. Explore different art techniques each day, then send your favorite card to a friend! #CRS1023 $99 Grades 1-2

Chinese Immersion First Grade Camp

Card Champions

Tech Tac Toe Produce a stop-frame movie using your favorite characters! Please bring a nut-free snack, a beverage, and a USB drive to save your work. Let’s make a movie! #CR2060 $119 Grades 1-5

Greeting Card Creations

All-Day Chinese Immersion!

Katie Kirley Explore the fun side of science! Discover why paper airplanes soar, make a yummy gummy molecule model, mix up your own slime, and more. Get ready to have some fun with science! #CRS2090 $99 Grades 1-2

Exercise Your Brain While Cooking Up the Alphabet!

Skyhawks Soccer

9:00 am-12:00 pm

Anna St. Andrew Join us for a writer’s workshop where you get to write, illustrate, and publish your own version of your favorite fairy tale! Refine your writing skills, explore a book genre, and take home a book written and illustrated by you! #CRS6595 $99 Grades 1-2

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Space and Planets

Leah Rusakov Learn about space and the planets in our solar system. Join us for fun experiments and out-of-this-world art projects! #CRS2026 $99 Grades 1-2


June 17-20

Monday-Thursday Field Games & Group Activities Camp

Camp Royal Staff Get outside and get active! Play running games, ball games, and group activities like “Red Light/Green Light.” Join us! #CR4072 $99 Grades 3-6

Fitness Frenzy Creative Cross Stitching

Rachael Ramy Learn to thread a needle, sew a variety of stitches, follow a pattern, and design your own cross-stitch patterns! Explore the history of needlework, as well as the mathematical connections when designing. You’ll be able to bring home your cross-stitch creations at the end of the week! #CRS1006 $99 Grades 3-4

Joy of Reading

Karen Schmitz Learn to make an obstacle course, design your own fitness class, and more! Explore the importance of exercise while having tons of fun with friends. #CRS4023 $99 Grades 3-4

Gym Games

Layna Kitson Enjoy learning new gym games as well as playing your all-time favorites! Create a new game, then teach the game to your class. #CRS4010 $99 Grades 3-4

Cathy Berger Explore a variety of book genres with diverse themes, then tap into your creative side with Reader’s Theater! #CRS6533 $99 Grades 3-4

LEGO® Rover Programming

Robert Krzmarzick Learn how to program LEGO® rovers to complete a variety of tasks. Combine science, technology, engineering, and math for a fun and engaging summer camp! #CRS2016 $99 Grades 5-6

Hands-On Math and Programming with Pro Bots and Ozobots! Uke Can Do It!

Katherine Hoefer Say “aloha” to the ukulele this summer! Explore the history and culture behind the instrument, and learn how to play songs you know and love. #CRS7000 $99 Grades 5-6

Creative Zen: Yoga, Art, and Writing Through Mindfulness

Emma Henke Discover different ways to find your inner zen and tap into your creative side! Explore yoga, art projects, and creative writing. #CRS4000 $99 Grades 5-6

Christina Farrell Challenge your problem-solving skills with brain teasers and logic puzzles! We will also solve mysteries and open breakout boxes. Get ready for awesome challenges and tons of fun! #CRS6584 $99 Grades 3-4

Puzzles Mania

Kelley White Solve riddles, brain teasers, and logic puzzles, and seek hidden prizes by following clues outside. Challenges will be available at various levels. #CRS6557 $99 Grades 5-6

Math Games Galore

A Call to Adventure: The Hero’s Journey

Kim Mach Join Harry Potter, Moana, Naruto, and more of your favorite characters on a heroic adventure! Explore the hero’s journey in storytelling through video, stories, and art. #CRS6561 $99 Grades 5-6

Logic Puzzles and Breakout Games

Scott Stillman Use geometry and measurements to program Pro Bot cars to navigate obstacles and recreate shapes. Learn to draw codes to provide a road map for your Ozobots. #CR6510 $99 Grades 5-6

Structure Building and Architecture Design

Catherine Luckemeyer Fine tune your math skills while playing games with your friends. Play online games, board games, group games, card games, and more. Game on! #CRS2000 $99 Grades 3-4

Multiplication Maniacs

Melissa Moro-Koss Discover fun math stories and games that will help you memorize your facts. #CRS2022 $99 Grades 3-4

Dandy Data

Carey Arnold Research, collect, and use real-life data to create different kinds of graphs. Learn how to interpret different kinds of data and ask questions about what we can learn from our interpretations. #CRS2010 $99 Grades 3-4

Kitchen Science

Natalie Gutierrez Use blueprints and art materials to build, create, and design — all while becoming a mathematician! #CRS2058 $99 Grades 5-6

Dianne Johanson Learn how to conduct simple experiments using common ingredients that can be found in your kitchen and bathroom. We’ll test liquids with litmus paper, maintain a science journal, and more. Some experiments will be edible, while others will not. Dress for a mess! #CRS2030 $99 Grades 5-6

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Jr. Flag Football Camp

Camp Royal Staff Play football in a safe, non-tackle format. Explore the rules of the game, participate in skills and drills, then play games. Learn how to pass, catch, and carry the ball in this fun and interactive camp! #CR4080 $99 Grades K-2

Become Eric Carle Through Art & Storytelling

Kristin Cadogan, Anna Ruess Do you love books such as “The Very Hungry Caterpillar,” “The Very Busy Spider,” and “Brown Bear, Brown Bear?” Join us as we explore the world of author Eric Carle, create artwork, and participate in activities relating to his books. #CRS1019 $99 Grades 1-2

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Puzzling Books

Carey Arnold Turn your favorite stories into fun and brain-challenging puzzles! Focus on jigsaw pictures, crosswords, word searches, and cryptograms. Solve some as a group and create your own, all based on the stories we read! #CRS6501 $99 Grades 1-2

Fractured Fairy Tales

Spa Science

Bees, Bees, Bees

Structure Building and Architecture Design

Anna St. Andrew Join us for a writer’s workshop where you get to write, illustrate, and publish your own version of your favorite fairy tale! Refine your writing skills, explore a book genre, and take home a book written and illustrated by you! #CRS6596 $99 Grades 1-2

Melissa Gausmann Do you know there are over 10,000 bees that live in a hive, and each one has a special job? Learn all about bees! We will explore bees, hives, and beekeeping through hands-on exploration. #CRS6581 $99 Grades 1-2

Katie Kirley Explore the world of science and deepen your understanding of fractions while creating cool spa products. Make facial wipes, sugar scrubs, fizzy bath salts, bath bombs, and more. Join us! #CRS2094 $99 Grades 1-2

Natalie Gutierrez Use blueprints and art materials to build, create, and design — all while becoming a mathematician! #CRS2059 $99 Grades 3-4

Math Games Galore

Catherine Luckemeyer Fine tune your math skills while playing fun games with your friends. Play online games, board games, group games, card games, and more. Game on! #CRS2001 $99 Grades 3-4

Stories and STEM

Jill Heath Let’s explore books, boats, bugs, balloons, and buildings! Read stories each day, then participate in related science, technology, engineering, and math activities. #CRS2043 $99 Grades 1-2

All-Day Chinese Immersion! Chinese Immersion First Grade Camp

Qiuyue Wang, Yan Wang Join us for Chinese art, music, Kong Fu, stories, hands-on science projects, and more — all in Mandarin Chinese! #CR7510 $249 Grade 1 * This class runs 9:00 am-4:00 pm.

Extreme Movie Making Fun for Girls!

Tech Tac Toe Create a stop-frame movie using LEGO® Friends, LEGO® Elves, and other characters. Please bring a nut-free snack, a beverage, and a USB drive to save your work. #CR2061 $119 Grades 1-5

A Glance Inside My Body

Leah Rusakov Use fun science experiments to learn about the organs in our bodies! #CRS2028 $99 Grades 1-2

Card Champions

Jean Reichow Discover how to play many different card games. Join us and become a card champion! #CRS6544 $99 Grades 1-2

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Forest Dwellings Pottery Class

Kathy Israel Create a home for a fairy, toad, or other forest creature by using the hand-building pottery process. Add textures and designs to your work, then create objects to embellish your habitats. #CR1025 $119 Grades 3-6

Greeting Card Creations

Karla Lescarbeau Make personalized greeting cards you can give to your friends or family. Explore different art techniques each day, then send your favorite homemade card to a friend! #CRS1024 $99 Grades 3-4


Monday-Thursday

June 17-20

Bug Art Extravaganza!

Logic Puzzles and Breakout Games

Camp Royal Staff Spend a week drawing, crafting, and creating all things bugs! Make beautiful butterflies, crawling beetles, and jumping grasshoppers as take-home art projects. #CR1007 $99 Grades 3-6

Creative Zen: Yoga, Art, and Writing Through Mindfulness

Emma Henke Discover different ways to find your inner zen and tap into your creative side! Explore yoga, art projects, and creative writing. #CRS4001 $99 Grades 3-4

Christina Farrell Challenge your problem-solving skills with brain teasers and logic puzzles! We will also solve mysteries and open breakout boxes. Get ready for some challenges and a lot of fun! #CRS6585 $99 Grades 3-4

Puzzles Mania

Garden Club

Kerry Crawford Help care for the Alice Smith and Eisenhower gardens! Explore picking the produce, weeding, and maintaining these gardens. We will walk from Eisenhower Elementary to Alice Smith daily. Let’s get growing with Garden Club! #CR3020 $99 Grades 3-6

A Call to Adventure: The Hero’s Journey

Jump into Literacy with Jump Ropes!

Rachael Ramy Practice your jump rope skills while reading and writing your own rhymes! Learn new jump rope moves using a variety of ropes. Make your own unique jump ropes from upcycled materials to take home. #CRS6528 $99 Grades 3-4

Kim Mach Join Harry Potter, Moana, Naruto, and more of your favorite characters on a heroic adventure! Explore the hero’s journey in storytelling through video, stories, and art. #CRS6645 $99 Grades 5-6

Joy of Reading

Cathy Berger Explore a variety of book genres with diverse themes, then tap into your creative side with Reader’s Theater! #CRS6534 $99 Grades 5-6

Exercise Your Brain While Cooking Up the Alphabet!

Kathryn Hale, Emma Nwanokwale Learn rules and skills for various team sports while focusing on team building and enhancing your leadership skills. Then, use your skills in the kitchen to reinforce healthy lifestyle choices. #CRS6566 $99 Grades 5-6

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All Things Star Wars®

Camp Royal Staff Bring your love of Star Wars® to a week of crafts, games, and activities! Make Star Wars® cookies, play games, create your own Death Star, and more. #CR1005 $99 Grades 3-6

Robert Krzmarzick Learn how to program LEGO® rovers to complete a variety of tasks. Combine science, technology, engineering, and math for a fun and engaging summer camp! #CRS2017 $99 Grades 5-6

Layna Kitson Enjoy learning new gym games as well as playing your all-time favorites! Create a new game, then teach the game to your class. #CRS4011 $99 Grades 5-6 Karen Schmitz Learn to make an obstacle course, design your own fitness class, and more! Explore the importance of exercise while having tons of fun with friends. #CRS4024 $99 Grades 5-6

STAR WARS

LEGO® Rover Programming

Gym Games

Fitness Frenzy

Kelley White Solve riddles, brain teasers, and logic puzzles, and seek hidden prizes by following clues outside. Challenges will be available at various levels. #CRS6558 $99 Grades 3-4

Multiplication Maniacs Sweet Healthy Treats

Jessica Winnie Show off your baking skills in the kitchen! Enjoy some sweet healthy treats, while learning to read and write a recipe. #CRS3005 $99 Grades 5-6

Melissa Moro-Koss Discover fun math stories and games that will help you memorize your facts. #CRS2023 $99 Grades 5-6

Learn to fish with Mike Frisch! Join us for School of Fish! Learn all the tips and tricks from a pro angler, then do some hands-on fishing in this half-day camp. Free loaded tackle box included. Tuesday, Aug. 20, 9:30 am-12:00 pm. See page 39.

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Jr. Track and Field

Camp Royal Staff Experience relays, sprints, jumps, throws, and more. Wrap it up with a real track event on the last day! #CR4011 $99 Grades K-2

Creative Actors Camp

Kristin Cadogan, Anna Ruess Write scripts, create unique costumes and props, and learn acting skills in this fun camp! Camp will culminate in a final theatrical production. #CRS7008 $99 Grades 1-2

Lights, Camera, Action!

Dianne Johanson Let’s act! Learn how to project your voice while on stage while using body language. Then, use simple, common materials to make cool costumes and props. #CRS7013 $99 Grades 1-2

Your Room Rules Art Camp!

Kidcreate Studio Make tons of cool stuff for your room at home! Make clay trinket boxes, picture holders, paintings, and more. Please bring a nut-free snack and drink each day. #CR1055 $115 Grades K-6

Mermaid Dance Party

Dance Unlimited Explore ballet, jazz, and tap while dancing to mermaid-themed music! Additional activities include fun crafts and dance games. Tap shoes are required, and ballet shoes are encouraged. Please bring a nut-free snack and water bottle each day. There will be a performance for family and friends for the last 15 minutes on Thursday. #CR7009 $99 Grades K-5

Coding & BRICK Engineering Camp

For the Love of Horses!

Sloppy Ooey Gooey Science

Katie Schmidt Read stories, play games, make crafts, and pretend to care for your very own horse! #CRS6649 $99 Grades 1-2

Animal Tracks and Habitats

Melissa Gausmann Have you ever wondered why animals’ homes are so different? Learn all about animals and their habitats in this fun, hands-on class that incorporates reading, science, and arts and crafts. #CRS6577 $99 Grades 1-2

All-Day Chinese Immersion! Chinese Immersion Second Grade Camp

Lin Niu, Yan Wang Get ready for second grade in this fun and educational camp! Learn through culturerich activities and a variety of crafts — all taught in Mandarin Chinese! #CR6500 $249 Grade 2 * This class runs 9:00 am-4:00 pm.

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Bricks 4 Kidz Learn programming and coding using the world-famous Scratch® visual programming language. Explore STEMbased engineering principles by building motorized models using LEGO® Bricks and Technic® elements with themes such as space exploration, cranium contraptions, and interesting inventions. #CR2075 $119 Grades K-5 Katie Kirley Get your hands dirty with science experiences and creations. From soda and candy explosions to growing gummy bears, there is an experiment for everyone in this class, so dress for a mess! #CRS2098 $99 Grades 1-2

Play and Create with Technology

Leah Rusakov Create projects and play educational games on iPads®. Reading and math are fun with technology! #CRS2029 $99 Grades 1-2

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Around the World in Just 4 Days!

Bethany Ferron, Anya Myaskovsky Buckle your seat belts and get ready for takeoff! Immerse yourself in global cultures as we study the food, sports, language, art, and clothing of different countries. Let’s get global! #CRS6665 $99 Grades 1-2

9:00 am-12:00 pm

Karla Lescarbeau Learn the basics of cards, then sharpen your math skills, number sense, and strategies with fun and exciting card games. #CRS2031 $99 Grades 1-2

Just Add Dirt!

Tracey Benson Calling all future gardeners! Explore plants using reading, math and science. At the end of the week, you will take a plant home to grow. #CRS6512 $99 Grades 1-2

Fractured Fairy Tales

Anna St. Andrew Join us for a writer’s workshop where you get to write, illustrate, and publish your own version of your favorite fairy tale! Refine your writing skills, explore a genre of books, and even take home a book written and illustrated by you! #CRS6597 $99 Grades 1-2

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Fun With Math Through Games & Projects

Jean Reichow Explore math games that focus on addition, subtraction, shapes, patterns, symmetry, and number sense. Create cool art projects by applying your newly learned skills. #CRS6547 $99 Grades 1-2

Puzzling Books

Carey Arnold Turn your favorite stories into fun and brain-challenging puzzles! Focus on jigsaw pictures, crosswords, word searches, and cryptograms. Solve some as a group and create your own, all based on the stories we read! #CRS6502 $99 Grades 1-2


Monday-Thursday

June 24-27

Hoop Dreams Basketball Camp

Multiplication Maniacs

Camp Royal Staff Learn the fundamentals of basketball — dribbling, passing, pivoting, rebounding, and defense — in a fun and positive environment! This camp is designed for beginning to intermediate players. Please bring athletic shoes, appropriate clothing, and a water bottle. #CR4012 $99 Grades 3-6

Exercise Your Brain While Cooking Up the Alphabet!

Kathryn Hale, Emma Nwanokwale Learn rules and skills for various team sports while focusing on team building and enhancing your leadership skills. Then, use your skills in the kitchen to reinforce healthy lifestyle choices. #CRS6568 $99 Grades 5-6

Melissa Moro-Koss Discover math stories that will help you memorize your facts. We will also play fun math games! #CRS2024 $99 Grades 3-4

Grow Your Math Mind with Marvelous Math Fun

Puzzles Mania

Kelley White Solve riddles, brain teasers, and logic puzzles, and seek hidden prizes by following clues outside. Challenges will be available at various levels. #CRS6559 $99 Grades 3-4

Logic Puzzles and Breakout Games

Christina Farrell Challenge your problem-solving skills with brain teasers and logic puzzles! We will also solve mysteries and open breakout boxes. Get ready for some challenges and a lot of fun! #CRS6586 $99 Grades 5-6

Mae Gruss Develop math skills and expand your math mind through technology as well as hands-on lessons with plenty of marvelous math games! #CRS2039 $99 Grades 5-6

Math Munchies

Karen Schmitz Learn healthy snacks you can make while practicing multiplication, division, geometry, and fractions. #CRS3000 $99 Grades 3-4

Math Games Galore Nature Art Workshop

Camp Royal Staff Focus on sketching, drawing, and painting outdoor art pieces that you choose. Find inspiration from trees, bugs, clouds, and lakes. You will take home artwork to share with the whole family! #CR1452 $99 Grades 3-6

Catherine Luckemeyer Explore math with online games, board games, group games, and card games. We will also take our learning outside each day to enjoy the summer weather. #CRS2002 $99 Grades 5-6

Robert Krzmarzick Learn how to program LEGO® rovers to complete a variety of tasks. Combine science, technology, engineering, and math for a fun and engaging summer camp! #CRS2018 $99 Grades 5-6

Critter Tales and Crafty Creations

Molly Braun Dig into a variety of stories about animals. Learn how to make your very own critters through amazing crafts and projects you can take with you. #CRS1050 $99 Grades 3-4

Open Pottery Camp

Tayor Van Clay Enjoy a week of hand building and wheel throwing with clay! Make pieces of art to keep and share! #CRS1011 $99 Grades 3-4

Drumroll Please ...

Katherine Hoefer Play drums, xylophones, and other percussion instruments while learning about music from around the globe! #CRS7002 $99 Grades 3-4

LEGO® Rover Programming

Scientific Slime Creative Zen: Yoga, Art, and Writing Through Mindfulness

Emma Henke Discover different ways to find your inner zen and tap into your creative side! Explore yoga, art projects, and creative writing. #CRS4002 $99 Grades 5-6

Creative Book Making

Layna Kitson Get your hands messy and experiment with various recipes to create the coolest slime! #CRS6642 $99 Grades 3-4

Around the World

Virginia Grobe Explore diverse countries and their culture, geography, and food. Discover a wealth of information while feeling like you’ve traveled around the world! #CRS6614 $99 Grades 3-4

Cathy Berger Foster your love of writing by creating books! Learn how to make unique books and write stories, poems, picture books, and more. #CRS6539 $99 Grades 3-4

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All-Day Chinese Immersion! Chinese Immersion Second Grade Camp

Lin Niu, Yan Wang Get ready for second grade in this fun and educational camp! Learn through culturerich activities and a variety of crafts — all in Mandarin Chinese! #CR6500 $249 Grade 2

Jr. Hoop Dreams Basketball Camp

Camp Royal Staff Learn the fundamentals of basketball — dribbling, passing, pivoting, rebounding, and defense — in a fun and positive environment! This camp is designed for beginning to intermediate players. Please bring athletic shoes, appropriate clothing, and a water bottle. #CR4014 $99 Grades K-2

Stories and STEM

Jill Heath Let’s explore books, boats, bugs, balloons, and buildings! Read stories each day with a related theme, then participate in related science, technology, engineering, and math activities. #CRS2044 $99 Grades 1-2

Terrific Textiles

Anna St. Andrew Come explore the world of fabrics! Work with fellow scientists to observe and explore different properties of this versatile material. Take fabric apart, learn about weaving, and more! #CRS1027 $99 Grades 1-2

Sparkle Spectacular Art Camp!

Kidcreate Studio Create projects covered with sparkles and glitter aplenty! Draw, play with clay, and more as you work with a variety of materials. Please bring a nut-free snack and drink each day. #CR1056 $115 Grades K-6

Become Eric Carle Through Art & Storytelling

Kristin Cadogan, Anna Ruess Do you love books such as “The Very Hungry Caterpillar,” “The Very Busy Spider,” and “Brown Bear, Brown Bear?” Join us as we explore the world of author Eric Carle, create artwork, and participate in activities relating to his books. #CRS1020 $99 Grades 1-2

Bees, Bees, Bees

Melissa Gausmann Do you know there are over 10,000 bees that live in a hive, and each one has a special job? Learn all about bees in this class. We will explore bees, hives, and beekeeping through hands-on learning. #CRS6582 $99 Grades 1-2

Spa Science

Katie Kirley Explore the world of science and deepen your understanding of fractions while creating cool spa products. Make facial wipes, sugar scrubs, fizzy bath salts, bath bombs, and more. Join us! #CRS2095 $99 Grades 1-2

* This class runs 9:00 am-4:00 pm.

Puzzling Books

Carey Arnold Turn your favorite stories into fun and brain-challenging puzzles! Focus on jigsaw pictures, crosswords, word searches, and cryptograms. Solve some as a group and create your own, all based on the stories we read! #CRS6503 $99 Grades 1-2

Puzzles Mania

Kelley White Solve riddles, brain teasers, and logic puzzles, and seek hidden prizes by following clues outside. Challenges will be available at various levels. #CRS6560 $99 Grades 3-4

Fun With Math Through Games & Projects

Jean Reichow Learn math games that focus on addition, subtraction, shapes, patterns, symmetry, and number sense. Create art projects by applying your newly learned skills. #CRS6548 $99 Grades 1-2

Outdoor Explorers

Katie Schmidt Join us as we go outside, rain or shine, to learn about the world around us! We will journal our findings, do some research, play games, and make crafts as we learn more about the great outdoors right here in Hopkins. #CRS6655 $99 Grades 1-2

Bugs are Cool!

Leah Rusakov Discover the world of bugs! Learn about the life cycles and habitats of these little critters through art projects and activities. #CRS2027 $99 Grades 1-2

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Math Games Galore

Catherine Luckemeyer Explore math with online games, board games, group games, and card games. We will also take our learning outside each day to enjoy the summer weather. #CRS2003 $99 Grades 3-4

Multiplication Maniacs

Melissa Moro-Koss Discover math stories that will help you memorize your facts. We will also play fun math games! #CRS2025 $99 Grades 3-4


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June 24-27

Track and Field

Garden Club

Camp Royal Staff Experience relays, sprints, jumps, throws, and more. Wrap it up with a real track event on the last day! #CR4013 $99 Grades 3-6

Kerry Crawford Help care for the Alice Smith and Eisenhower gardens, including picking produce, weeding, and maintaining the garden plots. Students will be walking from Eisenhower Elementary to Alice Smith daily. Let’s get growing with Garden Club! #CR3021 $99 Grades 3-6

Exercise Your Brain While Cooking Up the Alphabet!

Kathryn Hale, Emma Nwanokwale Learn rules and skills for various team sports while focusing on team building and enhancing your leadership skills. Then, use your skills in the kitchen to reinforce healthy lifestyle choices. #CRS6567 $99 Grades 3-4

The Mathematics in Basketball

Scientific Slime

Jessica Winnie Read, take data, and play basketball while learning about math concepts like geometry and statistics. Some basketball knowledge is required. #CRS6500 $99 Grades 5-6

Layna Kitson Get your hands messy and experiment with various recipes to create the coolest slime! #CRS6643 $99 Grades 5-6

LEGO® Rover Programming

Robert Krzmarzick Learn how to program LEGO® rovers to complete a variety of tasks. Combine science, technology, engineering, and math for a fun and engaging summer camp! #CRS2019 $99 Grades 5-6

Taiko Drumming

Camp Royal Staff 太鼓 (taiko) is the traditional Japanese art of drumming, combining music, dance, and martial arts. Learn basic rhythm and counting while getting your whole body into the dance moves. No Japanese language or prior music skills required. Perform for friends and family on the last day! #CR1013 $99 Grades 4-6

Learn to Play the Ukulele!

Card Sharks II

Fortnite® Game Design Camp

Tech Tac Toe Don’t just play Fortnite® — learn the game engine used to create the game! Make your own scenery and landscape for a video game. Please bring a USB drive, nutfree snack, and beverage. Students should have basic typing and mouse skills, as well as experience playing Fortnite® (but we will not be playing the game in class). #CR2062 $149 Grades 3-5

Jon Feulner Learn to play ukulele with others! Instruments provided during class, or bring your own. All skill levels welcome. #CRS7005 $99 Grades 3-4

Open Pottery Camp

Logic Puzzles and Breakout Games

Christina Farrell Challenge your problem-solving skills with brain teasers and logic puzzles! We will also solve mysteries and open breakout boxes. Get ready for some challenges and a lot of fun! #CRS6587 $99 Grades 5-6

Math Munchies

Karen Schmitz Learn healthy snacks you can make while practicing multiplication, division, geometry, and fractions. #CRS3001 $99 Grades 5-6

Creative Zen: Yoga, Art, and Writing Through Mindfulness

Emma Henke Discover different ways to find your inner zen and tap into your creative side! Explore yoga, art projects, and creative writing. #CRS4003 $99 Grades 3-4

Karla Lescarbeau Learn the basics of cards, then sharpen your math skills, number sense, and strategies with fun and exciting card games. #CRS2032 $99 Grades 3-4

Creative Book Making

Cathy Berger Foster your love of writing by creating books! Learn how to make unique books and write stories, poems, picture books, and more. #CRS6540 $99 Grades 3-4

Tayor Van Clay Enjoy a week of hand building and wheel throwing with clay. Make pieces of art to share! #CRS1012 $99 Grades 5-6

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Soccer Camp

Camp Royal Staff Learn ball control, passing, shooting, footwork, and defensive skills through practice and scrimmages. This soccer camp is for players of all levels. Please bring athletic shoes, appropriate clothing, and a water bottle. #CR4015 $75 Grades 3-6

Art and Yoga

Chinese Immersion Second Grade Camp

Tech Academy Learn Java coding skills while modifying games such as Asteroids®, Tetris®, Snake®, and more! Coding beginners and more experienced students will both love this class. This class requires basic keyboarding skills; bringing a flash drive to save code is recommended. Please bring a drink and snack daily. #CR2004 $99 Grades 3-6

Abrakadoodle Start your day with yoga poses followed by amazing art projects where you’ll draw, paint, collage, sculpt with clay, and more. Each day we’ll play yoga games, use breathing and mindfulness techniques, and have a great time unleashing our creativity! Bring a beverage, nut-free snack, and recess attire. #CR1003 $95 Grades K-4

Superhero Spectacular!

All-Day Chinese Immersion!

9:00 am-12:00 pm

The Artistic Edge Come up with your own superhero name, super power, and costume to wear! Play fun superhero games like “Catch the Villain,” “Mission Blast,” “X-Ray Vision,” and more. #CR1002 $85 Grades K-6

Kid Scientist Camp

Camp Royal Staff Discover what it’s like to do real scientific work by using the same tools and techniques as top researchers. Packed with tons of fun activities, demonstrations, and experiments, this class is a crash course in science! #CR2010 $75 Grades 3-6

Lin Niu, Meilin Nelson Get ready for second grade in this fun and educational camp! Learn through culturerich activities and a variety of crafts — all in Mandarin Chinese! #CR6501 $189 Grade 2 * This class runs 9:00 am-4:00 pm.

Love unicorns & sparkles? We have sparkly, glittery unicorn fun for you this summer! Check out Sparkle Spectacular Art Camp!, page 12; Big Sparkly Camp of Unicorns, page 16; Watch Me Sparkle! with Watch Me Draw, page 26; and Unicorns & Their Fairy Friends, page 28.

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Fortnite® Art Plus Building Blocks Art Class

Multi-Sport Camp

Camp Royal Staff Learn the fundamentals of basketball, soccer, kickball, and more! Develop and enhance sport-specific skills. #CR4020 $75 Grades 3-6

Abrakadoodle Make your own Rainbow Smash Pickaxe, paint a Cuddle Team Leader, and create a Loot Llama and Boogie Bomb, among other Fortnite® projects. We’ll also have fun creating cool structures with LEGO® blocks. Bring a beverage, nut-free snack, and active clothing. #CR1004 $95 Grades K-4

Tech Academy Construct buildings, structures, towers, castles, and more. Learn principles of construction and use math skills to experiment with LEGO® bricks. Please bring a drink and nut-free snack daily. #CR2005 $75 Grades K-3

Jr. Soccer Camp

Camp Royal Staff Learn ball control, passing, shooting, footwork, and defensive skills through practice and scrimmages. This soccer camp is for players of all levels. Please bring athletic shoes, appropriate clothing, and a water bottle. #CR4016 $75 Grades K-2

3D Engineering: Architectural & Structural Design

Take the Stage!

The Artistic Edge Play acting games to help build stage presence, work on public speaking skills, and learn how to audition. Each participant will receive a part and their own script, then work together as a cast to tell a story. Take the stage and shine! #CR7001 $85 Grades K-6

Free summer breakfast and lunch! Hopkins Public Schools is serving up free meals this summer for youth age 1-18. Show up at one of our summer meal sites and eat free! Watch for information at HopkinsSchools.org in late spring. Or, call Hopkins Public Schools Nutrition & Lifestyle services at 952-988-4060.

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Bubble Extravaganza!

Anna Wosika Use your engineering skills to create huge bubbles, bubbles inside of bubbles, and bubbles that don’t pop! #CRS2035 $99 Grades 1-2

Jr. Flag Football Camp

Camp Royal Staff Play football in a safe, non-tackle format. Explore the basic rules of the game, participate in skills and drills, then play games. Learn how to pass, catch, and carry the ball in this fun and interactive camp! #CR4019 $99 Grades K-2

Jr. Summer Adventure

Camp Royal Staff Get outdoors and explore! Go on a nature scavenger hunt, play outdoor field games, geocache, and more. The last day will conclude with an epic water balloon fight! #CR1016 $99 Grades K-2

Exercise Your Brain While Cooking Up the Alphabet!

Kathryn Hale, Emma Nwanokwale Learn rules and skills for various team sports while focusing on team building and enhancing your leadership skills. Then, use your skills in the kitchen to reinforce healthy lifestyle choices. #CRS6569 $99 Grades 1-2

Seriously Fun Science Big Sparkly Camp of Unicorns

Abrakadoodle Join the craze for unicorns and create an adorable unicorn stuffie, a unicorn charm, oopsie sparkly slime, and more! Bring a beverage, nut-free snack, and recess attire. #CR1045 $125 Grades K-4 Carey Arnold Turn your favorite stories into fun and brain-challenging puzzles! Focus on jigsaw pictures, crosswords, word searches, and cryptograms. Solve some as a group and create your own, all based on the stories we read! #CRS6504 $99 Grades 1-2

Hopkins Royals Rugby Develop skills in agility and speed in this flag rugby camp! Learn this fast-paced sport where play is free flowing and continuous. Flag rugby is a safe, noncontact way to play rugby for boys and girls. The rules are simple, the game is easy to learn, and no experience is required. Please bring soccer cleats or gym shoes, a water bottle, and a positive attitude! #CR4023 $69 Grades 2-6

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Animal Tracks and Habitats

Melissa Gausmann Have you ever wondered why animals’ homes are so different? Learn all about animals and their habitats in this fun, hands-on class that incorporates reading, science, and arts and crafts. #CRS6578 $99 Grades 1-2

Critter Tales and Crafty Creations Creative Actors Camp

Kristin Cadogan, Anna Ruess Write scripts, create costumes and props, and learn acting skills. All of our hard work will culminate in a final theatrical production. #CRS7009 $99 Grades 1-2

Ready, Set, Rhyme!

Hopkins Youth Rugby Camp

Katie Kirley Explore the fun side of science! Discover why paper airplanes soar, make a yummy gummy molecule model, mix up your own slime, and more. Get ready to have some fun with science! #CRS2091 $99 Grades 1-2

Puzzling Books

Around the World in Just 4 Days!

Bethany Ferron, Anya Myaskovsky Buckle your seat belts and get ready for takeoff! Immerse yourself in global cultures as we study the food, sports, language, art, and clothing of different countries. #CRS6666 $99 Grades 1-2

9:00 am-12:00 pm

Arden Lovagnini Join us for a fun, active class full of all things rhyme. Learn action songs, play games, read stories, and solve riddles — all in rhyme! #CRS6618 $99 Grades 1-2

Party Like It’s Your Birthday!

Karla Lescarbeau Plan your ideal birthday party from start to finish. Create invitations and guest lists, design and play party games, make fun party food, and create party favors for a birthday bash you’ll never forget! #CRS6591 $99 Grades 1-2

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Molly Braun Dig into a variety of stories about animals. Learn how to make your very own critters through amazing crafts and projects you can take with you. #CRS1051 $99 Grades 3-4

Just Add Dirt!

Tracey Benson Calling all future gardeners! Explore plants using reading, math, and science. At the end of the week, you will take a plant home to grow. #CRS6513 $99 Grades 1-2

Fractured Fairy Tales

Anna St. Andrew Join us for a writer’s workshop where you get to write, illustrate, and publish your own version of your favorite fairy tale. Refine your writing skills, explore a genre of books, and even take home a book written and illustrated by you! #CRS6598 $99 Grades 3-4

Joy of Reading

Cathy Berger Explore a variety of genres with diverse themes, then tap into your creative side with Reader’s Theater! #CRS6535 $99 Grades 3-4


July 8-11

Monday-Thursday The Amazing Race

Camp Royal Staff Join Camp Royal for a truly amazing race! Teams will be assigned challenges throughout the class, requiring teams to figure out the clues. Clues will describe the tasks that teams must complete before continuing on with the race. #CR4017 $99 Grades 3-6

Yoga Calm

Abby Bracke Learn yoga that goes beyond the typical benefits of physical fitness, stress reduction, and mindfulness! This certified program helps develop emotional intelligence, communication skills, compassion, trust, and empathy. #CRS4026 $99 Grades 3-6

Creative Cross Stitching

Rachael Ramy Learn to thread a needle, sew a variety of stitches, follow a pattern, and design your own cross stitch patterns. Explore the history of needlework, as well as the mathematical connections when designing. You’ll bring home your crossstitch creations at the end of camp! #CRS1005 $99 Grades 3-4

Get Tech with SciGirls!

Open Pottery Camp

Tayor Van Clay Enjoy hand building and wheel throwing with clay. Make pieces of art to share! #CRS1013 $99 Grades 5-6

School of Rocks

Melissa Moro-Koss Create a pet rock and additional items that our rock friend may enjoy such as a home or outdoor playground. #CRS6553 $99 Grades 3-4

American Sign Language

Art’s Greatest Hits

Natalie Gutierrez Expand your knowledge of art history through the re-creation of art’s greatest hits. Enhance your art, math, and history skills! #CRS6636 $99 Grades 3-4

Layna Kitson Learn the alphabet, greetings, colors, how to sign your name, and more. We will learn through creative ways such as books and group games. #CRS7503 $99 Grades 3-4

Around the World

Virginia Grobe Study several diverse countries and their culture, geography, and food. Learn a wealth of information while feeling like you’ve traveled around the world! #CRS6615 $99 Grades 3-4

Learning Around the World

Jessica Ewing Explore a new continent each day through reading, art projects, homemade snacks, and activities. Travel the world from the comfort of our classroom! #CRS6623 $99 Grades 5-6

LEGO® Rover Programming

Robert Krzmarzick Learn how to program LEGO® rovers to complete a variety of tasks. Combine science, technology, engineering, and math for a fun and engaging summer camp! #CRS2020 $99 Grades 5-6

Code Championship Boot Camp/Coding Competition

Abamath Build a computer bot to play head-tohead against other coders! Students will be broken into sections based on age for competitive and fair play. No previous coding experience necessary. Please come knowing how to navigate the internet (basic typing and mouse control). #CR2040 $119 Grades 4-6

A Call to Adventure: The Hero’s Journey

Kim Mach Join Harry Potter, Moana, Naruto, and more of your favorite characters on a heroic adventure! Explore the hero’s journey in storytelling through video, stories, and art. #CRS6562 $99 Grades 5-6

Curious Minds LLC Become an amazing engineer/artist with electric Play-Doh®, discover human-like robots, make a fashion tech accessory, and build an alarming doormat to keep folks out of your room! Challenge your imagination with art, nature, and engineering challenges, too. #CR2045 $125 Grades 3-6

Have Fun Learning French!

Sophie Morrow, Ann Walsh Explore the amazing world of French culture! Learn basic greetings, words, and phrases in French through music, dancing, yoga, and food, then create and perform a French puppet show! #CRS7500 $99 Grades 5-6

Rhyming Fun with The Cat in the Hat®

Annette Leighton Read books, play games, solve puzzles, make crafts, and more. Dig in to Dr. Seuss’s wild and wacky stories while making connections with rhymes. #CRS6620 $99 Grades 3-4

Drumroll Please ...

Katherine Hoefer Play drums, xylophones, and other percussion instruments while learning about music from around the globe! #CRS7003 $99 Grades 3-4

Grow Your Math Mind with Marvelous Math Fun

Mae Gruss Develop math skills and expand your math mind through technology as well as hands-on lessons with plenty of marvelous math games. #CRS2040 $99 Grades 5-6

Royals on the Move

Karen Schmitz Learn about ways you can make a positive impact in our community, then work together to design and implement a service project for an organization in Hopkins. #CRS6604 $99 Grades 5-6

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Abrakadoodle Calling all Pokémon® fans! Join us at this ultimate Pokémon® art camp based on the hit series and movies. You’ll have a blast exploring your creative side, bringing virtual designs to life, and learning how to draw, paint, collage, and sculpt creatures from Pokémon® to take home. Bring a beverage, nut-free snack, and recess attire. #CR1046 $125 Grades K-5

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Jr. Amazing Race

Camp Royal Staff Join Camp Royal for a truly amazing race! Our teams will be assigned challenges throughout the class, requiring teams to figure out the clues. Clues will describe the tasks that teams must complete before continuing on with the race. #CR4022 $99 Grades K-2

Melissa Gausmann Have you ever wondered why animals’ homes are so different? Learn all about animals and their habitats in this fun, hands-on class that incorporates reading, science, and arts and crafts. #CRS6579 $99 Grades 1-2

Party Like It’s Your Birthday!

Karla Lescarbeau Plan your ideal birthday party from start to finish. Create invitations and guest lists, design and play party games, make fun party food, and create party favors for a birthday bash you’ll never forget! #CRS6592 $99 Grades 1-2

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Ooey, Gooey, Sticky, and Wet

Anna Wosika Use experimentation and tactile experiences to expand your knowledge of liquids and solids. Dress for a mess! #CRS2038 $99 Grades 1-2

Spa Science

Katie Kirley Explore the world of science and deepen your understanding of fractions while creating cool spa products. Make facial wipes, sugar scrubs, fizzy bath salts, bath bombs, and more. Join us! #CRS2096 $99 Grades 1-2

Mighty Minion Math Become Eric Carle Through Art & Storytelling

Kristin Cadogan, Anna Ruess Do you love books such as “The Very Hungry Caterpillar,” “The Very Busy Spider,” and “Brown Bear, Brown Bear?” Join us as we explore the world of author Eric Carle, create artwork, and participate in activities relating to his books. #CRS1021 $99 Grades 1-2

Arden Lovagnini Join your fellow Minions for four fun days of math review! Participate in activities to improve your basic math skills while enjoying some Minion fun and mischief. Explore number sense, computation skills, money, and telling time. #CRS2047 $99 Grades 1-2

Terrific Textiles

Chinese Dance

Huaru Zhang Learn specialized Chinese dance techniques for all skill levels — all in Mandarin Chinese! Explore Chinese culture through cultural dances. Parents are invited to the last 30 minutes of class on Thursday for a short performance. #CR7020 $99 Grades 2-6

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Anna St. Andrew Come explore the world of fabrics! Work with fellow scientists to observe and explore different properties of this versatile material. Take fabric apart, learn about weaving, and more! #CRS1028 $99 Grades 1-2

Puzzling Books

Carey Arnold Turn your favorite stories into fun and brain-challenging puzzles! Focus on jigsaw pictures, crosswords, word searches, and cryptograms. Solve some as a group and create your own, all based on the stories we read! #CRS6505 $99 Grades 1-2

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Stories and STEM

Jill Heath Let’s explore books, boats, bugs, balloons, and buildings! Read stories each day with a related theme, then participate in related science, technology, engineering, and math activities. #CRS2045 $99 Grades 1-2


July 8-11

Monday-Thursday Summer Adventure

Camp Royal Staff Get outdoors and explore! You will go on a nature scavenger hunt, play outdoor field games, try geocaching, and many other summer activities. The last day will conclude with an epic water balloon fight! #CR1015 $99 Grades 3-6

Jump into Literacy with Jump Ropes!

Rachael Ramy Practice your jump rope skills while reading and writing your own rhymes! Learn new jump rope moves using a variety of ropes. Make your own unique jump ropes from upcycled materials to take home. #CRS6529 $99 Grades 3-4

Art’s Greatest Hits

Natalie Gutierrez Expand your knowledge of art history through the re-creation of art’s greatest hits. Enhance your art, math, and history skills! #CRS6637 $99 Grades 5-6

Geometry Art

Jessica Winnie Construct several pieces of art with geometry! Use angles, shapes, and lines to design your amazing artwork. #CRS2080 $99 Grades 5-6

Open Pottery Camp

Tayor Van Clay Enjoy a week of hand building and wheel throwing with clay. Make pieces of art to share! #CRS1014 $99 Grades 3-4

School of Rocks

Melissa Moro-Koss Create a pet rock and additional items that your rock friend may enjoy, such as a home or outdoor playground. #CRS6554 $99 Grades 5-6

Sweet Treats: Baking and Much More!

Kerry Crawford Enjoy a hands-on baking experience! Learn how to read a recipe and follow proper measuring and mixing techniques. Bring home yummy creations every day! #CR3022 $99 Grades 3-6

Royals on the Move

Karen Schmitz Learn about ways you can make a positive impact in our community, then work together to design and implement a service project for an organization in Hopkins. #CRS6605 $99 Grades 3-4

Flag Football Camp

Learn to Play the Ukulele!

Exercise Your Brain While Cooking Up the Alphabet!

Math Fun with the Cat in the Hat®

Jon Feulner Learn to play ukulele with others! Instruction will accommodate beginner through advanced students. Instruments provided during class, or you can bring your own. #CRS7006 $99 Grades 3-4

Camp Royal Staff Play football in a safe, non-tackle format. Explore the basic rules of the game, participate in skills and drills, then play games. Learn how to pass, catch, and carry the ball in this fun and interactive camp! #CR4018 $99 Grades 3-6

Kathryn Hale, Emma Nwanokwale Learn rules and skills for various team sports while focusing on team building and enhancing your leadership skills. Then, use your skills in the kitchen to reinforce healthy lifestyle choices. #CRS6570 $99 Grades 5-6

Cathy Berger Explore a variety of book genres with diverse themes, then tap into your creative side with Reader’s Theater! #CRS6536 $99 Grades 3-4

Annette Leighton Play games, read books, solve problems, make crafts, and more. Help Sam-I-Am, the Sneetches, and even the Grinch work through some math problems with a little help from the Cat! #CRS2049 $99 Grades 3-4

A Call to Adventure: The Hero’s Journey

American Sign Language

Joy of Reading

Kim Mach Join Harry Potter, Moana, Naruto, and more of your favorite characters on a heroic adventure! Explore the hero’s journey in storytelling through video, stories, and art. #CRS6646 $99 Grades 5-6

Camp Royal Volunteer Camp

Dominique Pierre-Toussaint Spend a week completing service projects, learning about volunteer organizations such as the ICA food shelf and Move Forward and help the community in a positive way! #CR1020 $99 Grades 3-6

Become an Author!

Jessica Ewing Discover what makes your favorite book so good, then author your own story. You will leave with your own book to share with family and friends! #CRS6628 $99 Grades 5-6

Layna Kitson Learn the alphabet, greetings, colors, how to sign your name, and more. We will learn through creative ways such as books and group games. #CRS7504 $99 Grades 5-6

LEGO® Rover Programming

Robert Krzmarzick Learn how to program LEGO® rovers to complete a variety of tasks. Combine science, technology, engineering, and math for a fun and engaging summer camp! #CRS2021 $99 Grades 5-6

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Young Rembrandts Underwater exploration comes to life in this cartoon workshop! Follow our four cartoon characters as they explore the deep blue sea in their underwater sea station, drawing jokes about life on the job and illustrating encounters with Sketch and his animal friends. #CR1067 $129 Grades K-6

Creative Actors Camp

Jr. Olympic Gold!

Camp Royal Staff Enjoy fun, diverse sports and compete in a series of team and individual events in this fun camp focused on the Olympic Games. Events include track and field races, discus throw (using a Frisbee), tumbling, tug of war, and others. Discover fun facts about the Olympics and finish the camp with a medal ceremony. #CR4025 $99 Grades K-2

Exercise Your Brain While Cooking Up the Alphabet!

Kathryn Hale, Emma Nwanokwale Learn rules and skills for various team sports while focusing on team building and enhancing your leadership skills. Then, use your skills in the kitchen to reinforce healthy lifestyle choices. #CRS6571 $99 Grades 1-2

Alphabet Athletics

Karla Lescarbeau Get moving this summer! Reinforce your letter names and sounds while learning about and participating in a different sport for all 26 letters of the alphabet, then create your own ABC dictionary. #CRS6590 $99 Grades 1-2

Kristin Cadogan, Anna Ruess Write scripts, create costumes and props, and learn acting skills. All of our hard work will culminate in a final theatrical production. #CRS7010 $99 Grades 1-2

William Barringer Learn wrestling techniques, play wrestlingbased games, do a little tumbling, and take down some Hopkins High School wrestlers! All skill levels welcome. #CR4030 $69 Grades 1-6

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Drumroll Please ...

Katherine Hoefer Play drums, xylophones, and other percussion instruments while learning about music from around the globe. #CRS7004 $99 Grades 1-2

Ready, Set, Rhyme!

Arden Lovagnini Join us for a fun, active class full of all things rhyme. Learn action songs, play games, read stories, and solve riddles — all in rhyme! #CRS6619 $99 Grades 1-2

Just Add Dirt!

Tracey Benson Calling all future gardeners! Explore plants using reading, math, and science. At the end of the week, you will take a plant home to grow. #CRS6514 $99 Grades 1-2

Animal Tracks and Habitats

Chess Camp

Igor Rybakov Develop creativity, concentration, and memory, as well as critical and analytical thinking, by playing practice and tournament chess games. All skill levels welcome! Morning Session #CR2018 $124 Grades K-6 All-Day Option #CR2020 $199 Grades K-6

Melissa Gausmann Have you ever wondered why animals’ homes are so different? Learn all about animals and their habitats in this fun, hands-on class that incorporates reading, science, and arts and crafts. #CRS6580 $99 Grades 1-2

Fun with Fairy Tales!

Laura Pederson Explore well-known fairy tales through reading, writing, and math activities. Use STEM activities, songs, creative dramatics, and art experiences to highlight each fairy tale! #CRS6518 $99 Grades 1-2

Fractured Fairy Tales

Youth Wrestling

9:00 am-12:00 pm

Anna St. Andrew Join us for a writer’s workshop where you get to write, illustrate, and publish your own version of your favorite fairy tale. Refine your writing skills, explore a book genre, and take home a book written and illustrated by you! #CRS6599 $99 Grades 1-2

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Glam Lab: Fun Science for Girls

Tech Tac Toe Create fizzy bath bombs, shimmering lip balm, shower dough, and more as you delve into the science behind beauty and bath products. Add a pinch of imagination to create super cool packages and ads, then take home your creations. #CR2099 $129 Grades 1-4

Dinosaur Day Camp

Katie Schmidt Dig deep and learn some amazing facts about dinosaurs! Find out just how big — and small — some of the dinosaurs were by making a life size drawing. Play games, collect facts, and enjoy dinosaur stories as you let your imagination roar! #CRS6652 $99 Grades 1-2


July 15-18

Monday-Thursday Japanese Calligraphy

Camp Royal Staff The Japanese and Chinese languages use ideograms, or 漢字 (kanji), letters that have developed over time based off of pictures with the meaning inside. Learn how to write basic words using traditional brush and ink techniques. Explore what the different symbols mean and how they developed over time. No Japanese or Chinese language experience required. #CR1023 $99 Grades 4-6

Creative Book Making

Cathy Berger Foster your love of writing by creating books! Learn how to make unique books and write stories, poems, picture books, and more. #CRS6541 $99 Grades 3-4

Critter Tales and Crafty Creations

Molly Braun Dig into a variety of stories about critters and other animals. Learn how to make your very own critters through amazing crafts and projects you can take with you. #CRS1052 $99 Grades 3-4

Rachael Ramy Learn to thread a needle, sew a variety of stitches, follow a pattern, and design your own cross-stitch patterns. Explore the history of needlework, as well as the mathematical connections when designing. You’ll be able to bring home your cross-stitch creations at the end of the week! #CRS1008 $99 Grades 3-4

Rhyming Fun With the Cat in the Hat®

Annette Leighton Spend the morning reading books, playing games, solving puzzles, making crafts, and more. Dig in to Dr. Seuss’s wild and wacky stories while making connections with rhymes. #CRS6621 $99 Grades 3-4

Camp Royal Staff Celebrate your favorite Disney® movies! Make a Mickey Mouse® treat, create a Disney®-themed hat or mask, partake in a scavenger hunt, and end the week with a movie showing! #CR1022 $99 Grades 3-6

Around the World

Art’s Greatest Hits

Around the World in Just 4 Days!

A Call to Adventure: The Hero’s Journey

Kim Mach Join Harry Potter, Moana, Naruto, and more of your favorite characters on a heroic adventure! Explore the hero’s journey in storytelling through video, stories, and art. #CRS6563 $99 Grades 5-6

Garden to Table

Lisa Schmid Learn how to create a compact garden with vegetables and herbs. Discover the science of growing in dirt verses water, as well as how to cook with fresh produce. #CRS3003 $99 Grades 3-4

School of Rocks 2.0

Melissa Moro-Koss Take your pet rock’s habitat to the next level — explore area and perimeter by creating a house for your pet rock. #CRS6555 $99 Grades 5-6

Structural Survival: Earthquakes!

Karen Schmitz Follow clues, find facts, and make inferences to solve each mystery. Use a variety of comprehension strategies to identify the parts of a mystery including characters, suspects, plots, and clues. #CRS6609 $99 Grades 3-4

Natalie Gutierrez Expand your knowledge of art history through the re-creation of art’s greatest hits. Enhance your art skills along with your math and history skills. #CRS6638 $99 Grades 5-6

Layna Kitson Enjoy learning new gym games as well as playing your all-time favorites! You and your team will create a new game then teach and play the game with your class. #CRS4012 $99 Grades 5-6

Creative Cross Stitching

Disney® Dreamers Camp

Who Done It?

Gym Games

Virginia Grobe Study multiple countries and their culture, geography, and food. Learn a wealth of information while feeling like you’ve traveled around the world! #CRS6616 $99 Grades 3-4

Bethany Ferron, Anya Myaskovsky Buckle your seat belts and get ready for takeoff! Immerse yourself in global cultures as we study the food, sports, language, art, and clothing of different countries. #CRS6668 $99 Grades 3-4

Learning Around the World

Jessica Ewing Explore a new continent each day through reading, art projects, homemade snacks, and activities. Travel the world from the comfort of our classroom! #CRS6624 $99 Grades 5-6

Carey Arnold Plan, design, test, and improve models of an earthquake-resistant building. What building elements make a structure stronger in an earthquake? Will your structure survive the Shake Table? #CRS2011 $99 Grades 5-6

Let’s Do Business!

Nancy Strobel Do you have an invention that you know people would love? Create a prototype and a plan to share it with the world and your campmates. #CRS6660 $99 Grades 5-6

Grow Your Math Mind with Marvelous Math Fun

Mae Gruss Develop math skills and expand your math mind through technology as well as hands-on lessons with plenty of math games. #CRS2041 $99 Grades 5-6

Card Champions

Jean Reichow Learn how to play many different card games. Join us and become a card champion! #CRS6545 $99 Grades 3-4

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Jr. Disney® Dreamers Camp

Camp Royal Staff Celebrate your favorite Disney® movies! Make a Mickey Mouse® treat, create a Disney®-themed hat or mask, partake in a scavenger hunt, and end the week with a movie showing! #CR1026 $99 Grades K-2

Kathryn Hale, Emma Nwanokwale Learn rules and skills for various team sports while focusing on team building and enhancing your leadership skills. Then, use your skills in the kitchen to reinforce healthy lifestyle choices. #CRS6572 $99 Grades 1-2

Katie Schmidt Join us as we go outside, rain or shine, to learn about the world around us! Journal your findings, do some research, play games, and make crafts as you explore the great outdoors right here in Hopkins! #CRS6656 $99 Grades 1-2 Igor Rybakov Develop creativity, concentration, and memory, as well as critical and analytical thinking, by playing practice and tournament chess games. All skill levels welcome! Afternoon Session #CR2019 $124 Grades K-6 All-Day Option #CR2020 $199 Grades K-6

Puzzling Books

Carey Arnold Turn your favorite stories into fun and brain-challenging puzzles! Focus on jigsaw pictures, crosswords, word searches, and cryptograms. Solve some as a group and create your own, all based on the stories we read! #CRS6506 $99 Grades 1-2

Young Rembrandts Learn the basics of cartooning and create your own characters! Each day, explore techniques used in cartooning such as characteristics, features, exaggeration, action, and personification. Then apply your new skills to create your own original cartoon characters! #CR1068 $129 Grades K-6

Jill Heath Let’s explore books, boats, bugs, balloons, and buildings! Read stories each day with a related theme, then participate in related science, technology, engineering, and math activities. #CRS2046 $99 Grades 1-2

There’s Something in My Garden

Laura Pederson Learn about the many creatures and plants that live in a garden. Review your reading, writing, and math skills through a variety of games, songs, art, and more. #CRS6520 $99 Grades 1-2

Bees, Bees, Bees

Melissa Gausmann Do you know there are over 10,000 bees that live in a hive, and each one has a special job? Explore bees, hives, and beekeeping through hands-on learning. #CRS6583 $99 Grades 1-2

Become Eric Carle Through Art & Storytelling

Kristin Cadogan, Anna Ruess Do you love books such as “The Very Hungry Caterpillar,” “The Very Busy Spider,” and “Brown Bear, Brown Bear?” Join us as we explore the world of author Eric Carle, create artwork, and participate in activities relating to his books. #CRS1022 $99 Grades 1-2

Mighty Minion Math

Arden Lovagnini Join your fellow Minions for four fun days of math review! Participate in activities to improve your basic math skills while enjoying some Minion fun and mischief. Explore number sense, computation skills, money, and telling time. #CRS2048 $99 Grades 1-2

Terrific Textiles

Anna St. Andrew Come explore the world of fabrics! Work with fellow scientists to observe and explore different properties of this versatile material. Take fabric apart, learn about weaving, and more! #CRS1029 $99 Grades 1-2

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Cartoons Character Creation

Stories and STEM

Outdoor Explorers

Chess Camp

1:00-4:00 pm

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July 15-18

Monday-Thursday Movie Making Magic Camp!

Camp Royal Staff Make your own movie, from start to finish using iPads®. Write a movie script, shoot, direct, edit the film, then showcase your movie on the last day of camp. #CR1008 $99 Grades 3-6

Art’s Greatest Hits Olympic Gold!

Camp Royal Staff Enjoy fun, diverse sports and compete in a series of team and individual events in this fun camp focused on the Olympic Games. Events include track and field races, discus throw (using a Frisbee), tumbling, tug of war, and others. Discover fun facts about the Olympics and finish the camp with a medal ceremony. #CR4026 $99 Grades 3-6

Jump into Literacy with Jump Ropes!

Natalie Gutierrez Expand your knowledge of art history through the re-creation of art’s greatest hits. Enhance your art skills along with your math and history skills. #CRS6639 $99 Grades 3-4

American Sign Language

Layna Kitson Learn the alphabet, greetings, colors, how to sign your name, and more. We will learn through creative ways such as books and group games. #CRS7505 $99 Grades 3-4

Rachael Ramy Practice your jump rope skills while reading and writing your own rhymes! Learn new jump rope moves using a variety of ropes. Make your own unique jump ropes from upcycled materials to take home. #CRS6530 $99 Grades 3-4

Jessica Ewing Discover what it is that makes your favorite book so good, then write your own story. Leave with your own book to share with all of your family and friends. #CRS6629 $99 Grades 5-6

Kerry Crawford Pickle and can produce grown right here in Hopkins! You will leave with several jars to take home and enjoy with your family. #CR3023 $99 Grades 3-6

Garden to Table

Lisa Schmid Learn how to create a thriving, compact garden with vegetables and herbs. Discover the science of growing in dirt verses water, as well as how to cook with fresh produce and herbs. #CRS3004 $99 Grades 5-6

Hopkins Robotics Team Create a set of challenges or games, then build robots to complete those challenges! Hopkins High School students from the Hopkins Robotics Team will share their knowledge and guide you as you learn about coding, designing, building and troubleshooting, all in a team effort. #CR2012 $119 Grades 4-6

The Mathematics of Escape!

Nancy Strobel Participate in an escape room, then design, create, and implement one of your own! #CRS6661 $99 Grades 5-6

Math Fun with the Cat in the Hat® Become an Author!

Pickling and Canning Camp

Robotic Engineering for Kids

A Call to Adventure: The Hero’s Journey

Kim Mach Join Harry Potter, Moana, Naruto, and more of your favorite characters on a heroic adventure! Explore the hero’s journey in storytelling through video, stories, and art. #CRS6647 $99 Grades 5-6

Creative Book Making

Cathy Berger Foster your love of writing by creating books! Learn how to make unique books and write stories, poems, picture books, and more. #CRS6542 $99 Grades 5-6

Who Done It?

Karen Schmitz Solve daily mysteries! Use a variety of comprehension strategies to identify the parts of a mystery including characters, suspects, plots, and clues. #CRS6610 $99 Grades 5-6

Annette Leighton Play games, read books, solve problems, make crafts, and more. Help Sam-I-Am, the Sneetches, and even the Grinch work through some math problems with a little help from the Cat! #CRS2050 $99 Grades 3-4

Card Champions

Jean Reichow Learn how to play many different card games. Join us and become a card champion! #CRS6546 $99 Grades 3-4

Party Like It’s Your Birthday!

Karla Lescarbeau Plan your ideal birthday party from start to finish. Create invitations and guest lists, design and play party games, make fun party food, and create party favors for a birthday bash you’ll never forget! #CRS6593 $99 Grades 3-4

School of Rocks 2.0

Melissa Moro-Koss Take your pet rock’s habitat to the next level — explore area and perimeter by creating a house for your pet rock. #CRS6556 $99 Grades 5-6

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Just Add Dirt!

Tracey Benson Calling all future gardeners! Explore plants using reading, math and science. At the end of the week, you will take a plant home to grow. #CRS6515 $99 Grades 1-2

Skyhawks Minihawk Sports Camp

Skyhawks Learn T-ball, basketball, and soccer! Through games and activities, explore balance, hand/eye coordination, and skill development. Skyhawks will provide all necessary equipment for program. Please bring appropriate clothing, two snacks, a water bottle, running shoes, and sunscreen. #CR4050 $119 Grades K-2

Let’s Get Moving!

Anna Wosika Learn to create fun, healthy snacks and participate in movement activities such as Zumba, team challenges, and group games. Please let the instructor know of any food allergies. #CRS6612 $99 Grades 1-2

Down on the Farm Jr. Superhero Creation Camp

Camp Royal Staff Create your own superhero, complete with a comic book and mask! #CR1073 $99 Grades K-2

Terrific Textiles

Anna St. Andrew Come explore the world of fabrics! Work with fellow scientists to observe and explore different properties of this versatile material. Take fabric apart, learn about weaving, and more! #CRS1030 $99 Grades 1-2

Around the World in Just 4 Days! Dance Unlimited Dance, sing, and act using music from “Aladdin!” Boys and girls of all abilities are welcome. Explore dancing, creative movement, and acting as you work on building characters, improvisation skills, and stage presence. Make creations to wear for the performance! Family and friends are invited to watch for the last 15 minutes on Thursday. Bring a snack and water bottle each day. Ballet or jazz shoes are encouraged. #CR7010 $115 Grades 2-6

Bethany Ferron, Anya Myaskovsky Buckle your seat belts and get ready for takeoff! Immerse yourself in global cultures as we study the food, sports, language, art, and clothing of different countries. #CRS6667 $99 Grades 1-2

Ad Agency

Camp Royal Staff You are the ad executive at this camp! Create your own product, then make an advertisement for it and present it to the class. #CR1030 $99 Grades 3-6

Poetry Plus!

Jessica Winnie Learn about different types of poetry, then write your own, building fluency and performing skills. Present your work to family at an open mic poetry slam on the last day! #CRS1040 $99 Grades 3-4

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Laura Pederson Use literacy, problem solving, and drawing skills to learn about farm animals and activities. We will also discover the differences between fact and fiction as we read a variety of stories about farm life. #CRS6519 $99 Grades 1-2

For the Love of Horses!

Katie Schmidt Read stories, play games, make crafts, and pretend to care for your very own horse. #CRS6650 $99 Grades 1-2

Watch Me Fairy! with Watch Me Draw

Watch Me Draw! Art Studio Paint fairies, create fairy wings, and sculpt a little fairy house for your fairies to live in! You will get messy with paint, glitter, and clay to make a special project each day. #CR1051 $139 Grades 1-6

“Aladdin” Musical Theatre Dance Camp

9:00 am-12:00 pm

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Fun With Math Through Games & Projects

Jean Reichow Learn math games that focus on addition, subtraction, shapes, patterns, symmetry, and number sense. Create art projects by applying your newly learned skills. #CRS6549 $99 Grades 1-2

Math Works

Leslie Olmen Explore numbers, money, time, and math games in a format for beginning English learners. #CRS2054 $99 Grades 1-6

Card Sharks II

Karla Lescarbeau Learn the basics of cards, then sharpen your math skills and strategies with fun and exciting card games. #CRS2033 $99 Grades 1-2

Sloppy Ooey Gooey Science

Katie Kirley Get your hands dirty with science experiences and creations. From soda and candy explosions to growing gummy bears, there is an experiment for everyone in this class, so dress for a mess! #CRS2099 $99 Grades 1-2


July 22-25

Monday-Thursday Creative Cross Stitching

Track and Field

Camp Royal Staff Experience relays, sprints, jumps, throws, and more. Wrap it up with a real track event on the last day! #CR4032 $99 Grades 3-6

Exercise Your Brain While Cooking Up the Alphabet!

Rachael Ramy Learn to thread a needle, sew a variety of stitches, follow a pattern, and design your own cross-stitch patterns. Explore the history of needlework, as well as the mathematical connections when designing. You’ll be able to bring home your cross-stitch creations at the end of the week! #CRS1007 $99 Grades 3-4

Stamp Your Art Out

Lisa Schmid Learn the art of stamping! Make several scrapbooks of varying sizes, cards, and a journal. #CRS1032 $99 Grades 3-4

Kathryn Hale, Emma Nwanokwale Learn rules and skills for various team sports while focusing on team building and enhancing your leadership skills. Then, use your skills in the kitchen to reinforce healthy lifestyle choices. #CRS6573 $99 Grades 5-6

Carey Arnold Learn about what happens during an earthquake in this engineering challenge. Plan, design, test, and improve models of an earthquake-resistant building. What building elements make a structure stronger in an earthquake? Will your structure survive the Shake Table? #CRS2012 $99 Grades 5-6

Structure Building and Architecture Design

Natalie Gutierrez Use blueprints and art materials to create and design, all while becoming a mathematician! #CRS2060 $99 Grades 5-6

Fitness Frenzy

Karen Schmitz Make an obstacle course, design your own fitness class, and more! Explore the importance of exercise while having tons of fun with friends. #CRS4025 $99 Grades 5-6

Structural Survival: Earthquakes!

Become an Author!

Jessica Ewing Discover what it is that makes your favorite book so good, then write your own story. Leave with your own book to share with your family and friends. #CRS6630 $99 Grades 3-4

Rhyming Fun With the Cat in the Hat®

Uke Can Do It!

Katherine Hoefer Say “aloha” to the ukulele this summer! Explore the history and culture behind the instrument, and learn how to play songs you know and love. #CRS7001 $99 Grades 3-4

Your Historical Artifacts

Jeremy Fisher Tell your story and explore history! Use items from your family or personal history to develop creative, fun, and electronically shareable presentations about the past. #CRS6524 $99 Grades 5-6

Around the World

Virginia Grobe Study several diverse countries and their culture, geography, and food! Learn a wealth of information while feeling like you’ve traveled the world. #CRS6617 $99 Grades 3-4

Annette Leighton Spend the morning reading books, playing games, solving puzzles, making crafts, and more. Dig in to Dr. Seuss’s wild and wacky stories while making connections with rhymes. #CRS6622 $99 Grades 3-4

Joy of Reading

Cathy Berger Explore a variety of book genres with diverse themes, then tap into your creative side with Reader’s Theater! #CRS6537 $99 Grades 3-4

Explore the STEAM Side of the Fairy Tale World

Nancy Strobel You’ve read the stories, now dive into some of the classic problems that storybook characters have faced. How can Jack get items down the bean stalk faster? How can the Gingerbread Man get across the river? Help solve these and other problems using science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics! #CRS2100 $99 Grades 5-6

Grow Your Math Mind with Marvelous Math Fun

Mae Gruss Develop math skills and expand your math mind through technology as well as hands-on lessons with plenty of marvelous math games. #CRS2042 $99 Grades 5-6

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There’s Something in My Garden

Laura Pederson Learn about the many creatures and plants that live in a garden. Review your reading, writing, and math skills through a variety of games, songs, art, and more. #CRS6521 $99 Grades 1-2

Jr. Track and Field

Camp Royal Staff Experience relays, sprints, jumps, throws, and more. Wrap it up with a real track event on the last day! #CR4036 $99 Grades K-2

Let’s Get Moving!

Anna Wosika Learn to create fun, healthy snacks and participate in movement activities such as Zumba, team challenges, and group games. Please let the instructor know of any food allergies. #CRS6613 $99 Grades 1-2

Stories and STEM Watch Me Sparkle! with Watch Me Draw

Watch Me Draw! Art Studio Create a sparkly mermaid tail, paint a unicorn, sculpt a mermaid cupcake, and more! Each class you will create and take home a sparkly new project to show your friends and family. #CR1050 $139 Grades 1-6

Dinosaur Day Camp

Concordia Language Villages Using stealth strategies of cracking codes, overcoming obstacle courses, and treasure hunting for clues, we will solve a mystery abroad. Work together to beat the clock before time runs out by utilizing Concordia Language Villages immersion strategies of games, music, movement, and teamwork to learn and practice Spanish. All language levels are welcome! #CR7500 $159 Grades 1-5

Katie Schmidt Dig deep and learn some amazing facts about dinosaurs! Find out just how big — and small — some of the dinosaurs were by making a life size drawing. Play games, collect facts, and enjoy dinosaur stories as you let your imagination roar! #CRS6653 $99 Grades 1-2

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Seriously Fun Science

Katie Kirley Explore the fun side of science! Discover why paper airplanes soar, make a yummy gummy molecule model, mix up your own slime, and more. Get ready to have some fun with science! #CRS2093 $99 Grades 3-4

Card Sharks II

Karla Lescarbeau Learn the basics of cards, then sharpen your math skills and strategies with fun and exciting card games. #CRS2034 $99 Grades 1-2

Fun With Math Through Games & Projects

English Works

Leslie Olmen Explore early literacy, reading, and writing in a format for beginning English learners. #CRS6633 $99 Grades 1-6

Jill Heath Let’s explore books, boats, bugs, balloons, and buildings! Read stories each day with a related theme, then participate in related science, technology, engineering, and math activities. #CRS2070 $99 Grades 1-2

Fractured Fairy Tales

Anna St. Andrew Join us for a writer’s workshop where you get to write, illustrate, and publish your own version of your favorite fairy tale. Refine your writing skills, explore a book genre, and take home a book written and illustrated by you! #CRS6600 $99 Grades 1-2

Concordia Language Villages Spanish Camp: Mission Impossible

1:00-4:00 pm

Creatures and Characters Pottery

Kathy Israel Sculpt a character, animal, or creature, then hand-build houses and habitats for your character. Finish by painting your creations with colorful under-glaze. Students will be notified of a pottery pick up date in class. #CR1031 $119 Grades 2-6

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Jean Reichow Learn math games that focus on addition, subtraction, shapes, patterns, symmetry, and number sense. Create art projects by applying your newly learned skills. #CRS6550 $99 Grades 1-2


July 22-25

Monday-Thursday Superhero Creation Camp

Camp Royal Staff Create your own superhero, complete with a comic book and mask! #CR1040 $99 Grades 3-6

Stamp Your Art Out Hoop Dreams Basketball Camp

Camp Royal Staff Learn the fundamentals of basketball — dribbling, passing, pivoting, rebounding, and defense — in a fun and positive environment! This camp is designed for beginning to intermediate players. Please wear athletic shoes, appropriate clothing, and bring a water bottle. #CR4037 $99 Grades 3-6

Lisa Schmid Make several scrapbooks of varying sizes and learn the art of stamping by creating cards and a journal. #CRS1033 $99 Grades 5-6

Geometry Art

Jessica Winnie Construct several pieces of art using geometry. Learn about angles, shapes, and the use of lines. #CRS2081 $99 Grades 5-6

Exercise Your Brain While Cooking Up the Alphabet!

Kathryn Hale, Emma Nwanokwale Learn rules and skills for various team sports while focusing on team building and enhancing your leadership skills. Then, use your skills in the kitchen to reinforce healthy lifestyle choices. #CRS6574 $99 Grades 3-4

Sweatin’ to the Mathematics

Nancy Strobel Learn how your body uses the food you eat! Explore the mathematics of energy through fun activities and foods that will keep your body happy and healthy. #CRS6663 $99 Grades 5-6

Natalie Gutierrez Use blueprints and art materials to create and design, all while becoming a mathematician! #CRS2061 $99 Grades 5-6

Math Fun with the Cat in the Hat®

Annette Leighton Play games, read books, solve problems, make crafts, and more. Help Sam-I-Am, the Sneetches, and even the Grinch work through math problems with a little help from the Cat! #CRS2051 $99 Grades 3-4

Jump into Literacy with Jump Ropes!

Rachael Ramy Practice your jump rope skills while reading and writing your own rhymes! Learn new jump rope moves using a variety of ropes. Make your own unique jump ropes from upcycled materials to take home. #CRS6531 $99 Grades 3-4

Structure Building and Architecture Design

Learning Around the World

Jessica Ewing Explore a new continent each day through reading, art projects, homemade snacks, and learning activities. Travel the world from the comfort of our classroom! #CRS6625 $99 Grades 3-4

Puzzling Books

Carey Arnold Turn your favorite stories into fun and brain-challenging puzzles! Focus on jigsaw pictures, crosswords, word searches, and cryptograms. Solve some as a group and create your own, all based on the stories we read! #CRS6507 $99 Grades 3-4

Royals on the Move

Karen Schmitz Learn about how you can make a positive impact in our community. Work together to design and implement a service project for an organization in Hopkins. #CRS6606 $99 Grades 5-6

Joy of Reading

Cathy Berger Explore a variety of book genres with diverse themes, then tap into your creative side with Reader’s Theater! #CRS6538 $99 Grades 5-6

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Skyhawks Flag Football

Skyhawks Gain skills on both sides of the football including passing, catching, and defense. The week ends with the Skyhawks Super Bowl, giving participants a chance to showcase their skills on the gridiron! Participants should bring appropriate clothing, two snacks, water bottle, and sunscreen. #CR4051 $119 Grades 1-6

Exercise Your Brain While Cooking Up the Alphabet!

Emma Nwanokwale Learn rules and skills for various team sports while focusing on team building and enhancing your leadership skills. Then, use your skills in the kitchen to reinforce healthy lifestyle choices. #CRS6575 $99 Grades 1-2

Jr. Bug Art Extravaganza!

Camp Royal Staff Spend a week drawing, crafting, and creating all things bugs! Make beautiful butterflies, crawling beetles, and jumping grasshoppers as take-home art projects. #CR1065 $99 Grades K-2

Katie Schmidt Read stories, play games, make crafts, and pretend to care for your very own horse. #CRS6651 $99 Grades 1-2

Spa Science Lights, Camera, Action!

English Works

Kidcreate Studio Take inspiration from unicorns, fairies, and more mystical creatures as you use Model Magic®, air-dry clay, paint, glitter, and more. Please bring a nut-free snack and drink each day. #CR1057 $115 Grades K-6

Fantasy Forest Drawing Workshop

Tech Academy Work as a team to create a custom multiplayer adventure map with monster spawners, hidden armor, and more. Use command blocks together to create this world! Learn the internal language of Minecraft® and use it on yourself and others in a multiplayer server. Please bring a drink and nut-free snack daily. #CR2054 $135 Grades 2-6

For the Love of Horses!

Dianne Johanson Let’s act! Learn how to project your voice while on stage while using body language. Then, use simple, common materials to make costumes and props. #CRS7020 $99 Grades 1-2

Unicorns and Their Fairy Friends Camp

9:00 am-12:00 pm

Leslie Olmen Explore early literacy, reading, and writing in a format for beginning English learners. #CRS6634 $99 Grades 1-6

Fractured Fairy Tales

Anna St. Andrew Join us for a writer’s workshop where you get to write, illustrate, and publish your own version of your favorite fairy tale. Refine your writing skills, explore a book genre, and take home a book written and illustrated by you! #CRS6601 $99 Grades 1-2

Young Rembrandts Explore themes from the “Secret Garden,” “Bridge to Terabithia,” and other kidfriendly fantasy worlds in this drawing class. #CR1070 $129 Grades K-6

Katie Kirley Explore the world of science and deepen your understanding of fractions while creating cool spa products. Make facial wipes, sugar scrubs, fizzy bath salts, bath bombs, and more. Join us! #CRS2097 $99 Grades 1-2

Fun With Math Through Games & Projects

Jean Reichow Learn math games that focus on addition, subtraction, shapes, patterns, symmetry, and number sense. Create art projects by applying your newly learned skills. #CRS6551 $99 Grades 1-2

Ooey, Gooey, Sticky, and Wet

Anna Wosika Use experimentation and tactile experiences to expand your knowledge of liquids and solids. Dress for a mess! #CRS2037 $99 Grades 1-2

Just Add Dirt!

Tracey Benson Calling all future gardeners! Explore plants using reading, math and science. At the end of the week, you will take a plant home to grow. #CRS6516 $99 Grades 1-2

Space and Planets

Leah Rusakov Learn about space and the planets in our solar system. Join us for fun experiments and art projects! #CRS2102 $99 Grades 1-2

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Monday-Thursday

Become an Author!

Jessica Ewing Discover what makes your favorite book so good, then author your own story. You will leave with your own book to share with family and friends! #CRS6631 $99 Grades 3-4

Japanese Field Games and Group Activities Camp

Camp Royal Staff Get outside and get active! Play running games, ball games, and group activities like “Red Light/Green Light” and “Capture the Flag.” #CR4071 $99 Grades 3-6

Lisa Schmid Learn basic speaking and how to write kanji, hiragana, and katakana. We will also explore the Japanese culture including greetings, dress, food, and festivals! #CRS7501 $99 Grades 3-4

Yoga Calm

Abby Bracke Learn yoga that goes beyond the typical benefits of physical fitness, stress reduction, and mindfulness! This certified program helps develop emotional intelligence, communication skills, compassion, trust, and empathy. #CRS4027 $99 Grades 3-6

Summertime Improv Camp

Brave New Workshop Learn the building blocks of improv by creating people, places, and stories using pure ingenuity and imagination. This fun camp is open for students of any skill level. Participating improvisers should plan on wearing shoes for movement and bring a water bottle. #CR7015 $165 Grades 3-6

Creative Cross Stitching Camp Royal Staff Make beautiful jewelry including rings, bracelets, earrings, and necklaces. Use various techniques and materials to plan pieces around your individual style, to give as gifts, or simply create for fun! #CR1037 $99 Grades 3-6

Rachael Ramy Learn to thread a needle, sew a variety of stitches, follow a pattern, and design your own cross-stitch patterns. Explore the history of needlework, as well as the mathematical connections when designing. You’ll be able to bring home your cross-stitch creations at the end of the week! #CRS1010 $99 Grades 3-4

Art’s Greatest Hits

Greeting Card Creations

Jewels and Bling Creations

Natalie Gutierrez Expand your knowledge of art history through the re-creation of art’s greatest hits. Enhance your art, math, and history skills! #CRS6640 $99 Grades 5-6

Open Pottery Camp

Tayor Van Clay Enjoy a week of hand building and wheel throwing with clay. Make pieces of art to share! #CRS1015 $99 Grades 5-6

Karla Lescarbeau Make greeting cards you can give to friends and family. Explore different art techniques each day, then send your favorite homemade card to a friend! #CRS1025 $99 Grades 3-4

Let’s Do Business!

Nancy Strobel Do you have an invention that you know people would love? Create a prototype and a plan to share it with the world and your campmates. #CRS6659 $99 Grades 5-6

Structural Survival: Earthquakes!

Carey Arnold In this engineering challenge, we’ll learn about what happens during an earthquake. Then we’ll plan, design, test, and improve models of an earthquakeresistant building. What building elements make a structure stronger in an earthquake? And will your structure survive the Shake Table? #CRS2013 $99 Grades 5-6

Math Fun with the Cat in the Hat®

Annette Leighton Play games, read books, solve problems, make crafts, and more. Help Sam-I-Am, the Sneetches, and even the Grinch work through some math problems with a little help from the Cat! #CRS2053 $99 Grades 3-4

Math Munchies

Karen Schmitz Learn healthy snacks you can make while practicing multiplication, division, geometry, and fractions. #CRS3002 $99 Grades 5-6

Your Historical Artifacts

Jeremy Fisher Tell your story and explore history! Use items from your family or personal history to develop creative, fun, and electronically shareable presentations about the past. #CRS6525 $99 Grades 5-6

Around the World in Just 4 Days!

Bethany Ferron, Anya Myaskovsky Buckle your seat belts and get ready for takeoff! Immerse yourself in global cultures as we study the food, sports, language, art, and clothing of different countries. #CRS6669 $99 Grades 3-4

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Jr. Field Games and Group Activities Camp

How to Draw Cartoons Camp

Kidcreate Studio Learn step-by-step techniques to draw your own cartoons! You will also receive your own “How to Draw Cartoons” booklet. #CR1058 $115 Grades K-6

Camp Royal Staff Get outside and get active! Play running games, ball games, and group activities like “Red Light/Green Light” and “Capture the Flag.” #CR4070 $99 Grades K-2

T3 STEM Squad: Explorers of the Galaxy

Tech Tac Toe Build a sling-shot rocket and a space station, explore the engineering marvel of an astronaut’s space suit, launch rockets into the air, optimize a lunar lander, and more. Please bring a nut-free snack and beverage. #CR2066 $129 Grades K-3

Stories and STEM

Exercise Your Brain While Cooking Up the Alphabet!

Emma Nwanokwale Learn rules and skills for various team sports while focusing on team building and enhancing your leadership skills. Then, use your skills in the kitchen to reinforce healthy lifestyle choices. #CRS6576 $99 Grades 1-2

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Greeting Card Creations

Jill Heath Let’s explore books, boats, bugs, balloons, and buildings! Read stories each day with a related theme, then participate in related science, technology, engineering, and math activities. #CRS2071 $99 Grades 1-2

Karla Lescarbeau Make greeting cards you can give to friends and family. Explore different art techniques each day, then send your favorite homemade card to a friend! #CRS1026 $99 Grades 1-2

Puzzling Books

Carey Arnold Turn your favorite stories into fun and brain-challenging puzzles! Focus on jigsaw pictures, crosswords, word searches, and cryptograms. Solve some as a group and create your own, all based on the stories we read! #CRS6508 $99 Grades 1-2

Outdoor Explorers

Katie Schmidt Join us as we go outside, rain or shine, to learn about the world around us! Journal your findings, do some research, play games, and make crafts as you explore the great outdoors right here in Hopkins! #CRS6657 $99 Grades 1-2

Anna Wosika Use your engineering skills to create huge bubbles, bubbles inside of bubbles, and bubbles that don’t pop! #CRS2036 $99 Grades 1-2

Fractured Fairy Tales

Anna St. Andrew Join us for a writer’s workshop where you get to write, illustrate, and publish your own version of your favorite fairy tale. Refine your writing skills, explore a book genre, and take home a book written and illustrated by you! #CRS6602 $99 Grades 1-2

A Glance Inside My Body

Leah Rusakov Use science experiments to learn about the organs in our bodies! #CRS2103 $99 Grades 1-2

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Katie Kirley Explore the fun side of science! Discover why paper airplanes soar, make a yummy gummy molecule model, mix up your own slime, and more. Get ready to have some fun with science! #CRS2092 $99 Grades 1-2

Bubble Extravaganza!

Chinese Dance

Huaru Zhang Learn specialized Chinese dance techniques for all skill levels — all in Mandarin Chinese! Explore Chinese culture through cultural dances. Parents are invited to the last 30 minutes of class on Thursday for a short performance. #CR7016 $99 Grades 2-6

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Fun With Math Through Games & Projects

Jean Reichow Learn math games that focus on addition, subtraction, shapes, patterns, symmetry, and number sense. Create art projects by applying your newly learned skills. #CRS6552 $99 Grades 1-2

Math Works

Leslie Olmen Explore numbers, money, time, and math games in a format for beginning English learners. #CRS2055 $99 Grades 1-6


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Monday-Thursday Art’s Greatest Hits

Natalie Gutierrez Expand your knowledge of art history through the re-creation of art’s greatest hits. Enhance your art, math, and history skills! #CRS6641 $99 Grades 3-4

Learning Around the World Dance Team Camp

Karla Palmersheim Learn jazz, kick, and hip hop dance techniques, then study how the nation’s best dance teams use those skills to create amazing routines. Prepare your own dance team routine to perform at the end of the week. All levels are welcome! Instruction and choreography will be adjusted to each dancers’ level. #CR4099 $99 Grades 3-6

Jump into Literacy with Jump Ropes!

Rachael Ramy Practice your jump rope skills while reading and writing your own rhymes! Learn new jump rope moves using a variety of ropes. Make your own unique jump ropes from upcycled materials to take home. #CRS6532 $99 Grades 3-4

Bug Art Extravaganza!

Jessica Ewing Explore a new continent each day through reading, art projects, homemade snacks, and activities. Travel the world from the comfort of our classroom! #CRS6626 $99 Grades 3-4

Who Done It?

Karen Schmitz Follow clues, find facts, and make inferences to solve each mystery. Use a variety of comprehension strategies to identify the parts of a mystery including characters/ suspects, plots, and clues to solve the daily mystery. #CRS6611 $99 Grades 5-6

Japanese

Lisa Schmid Learn basic speaking and how to write kanji, hiragana, and katakana. We will also explore the Japanese culture including greetings, dress, food, and festivals! #CRS7502 $99 Grades 5-6

Camp Royal Staff Spend a week drawing, crafting, and creating all things bugs! Make beautiful butterflies, crawling beetles, and jumping grasshoppers as take-home art projects. #CR1066 $99 Grades 3-6

Tech Academy Build cars, cranes, drawbridges, and more from LEGO® kits and operate them using alternative energy sources. On the last day, use the concepts you learned to design and create a test car to compete against your classmates. Please bring a drink and nut-free snack daily. #CR2055 $119 Grades 3-6

Math Fun with the Cat in the Hat®

Annette Leighton Play games, read books, solve problems, make crafts, and more. Help Sam-I-Am, the Sneetches, and even the Grinch work through some math problems with a little help from the Cat! #CRS2052 $99 Grades 3-4

Explore the STEAM Side of the Fairy Tale World

Nancy Strobel You’ve read the stories, now dive into some of the classic problems that storybook characters have faced. How can Jack get items down the bean stalk faster? How can the Gingerbread Man get across the river? Help solve these and other problems using science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics! #CRS2101 $99 Grades 5-6

Geometry Art

Jessica Winnie Construct several pieces of art with geometry! Use angles, shapes, and lines to design your amazing artwork. #CRS2082 $99 Grades 5-6

Engineering: Solar, Hydro, and Wind Powered

Open Pottery Camp

Tayor Van Clay Enjoy a week of hand building and wheel throwing with clay. Make pieces of art to share! #CRS1016 $99 Grades 3-4

Hopkins Youth Football Camp Kids in grades 3-8 will learn the fundamentals of football and specific skills related to the position they want to play! See page 39.

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Camp Royal Staff Focus on creating, sketching, drawing, and painting outdoor art pieces that you choose. Find inspiration from trees, bugs, clouds, and lakes. You will take home artwork to share with the whole family! #CR1451 $99 Grades K-2

Watch Me Crawl! with Watch Me Draw

Jr. Lacrosse Fun!

Camp Royal Staff Learn all the skills to play lacrosse, one of the most popular and fastest-growing sports in Minnesota! Learn stick handling, proper positioning, passing, cradling, and team skills. Please bring appropriate clothing, athletic shoes, a water bottle, and sunscreen. Equipment is provided. #CR4040 $99 Grades K-2

Watch Me Draw! Art Studio Get up close with a Goliath Birdeater Tarantula, hissing cockroach, and other creepy crawlies. Learn to draw, paint, and sculpt these awesome spiders and insects. Each class you will take home a creepycrawly masterpiece! #CR1054 $139 Grades 1-6

Coding & BRICK Engineering Camp

Bricks 4 Kidz Learn programming and coding using the world-famous Scratch® visual programming language. Explore STEMbased engineering principles by building motorized models using LEGO® bricks and Technic® elements with themes such as space exploration, cranium contraptions, and interesting inventions. #CR2076 $119 Grades K-5

Sloppy Ooey Gooey Science

Skyhawks Basketball

Skyhawks This fun, skill-intensive program is designed for beginning to intermediate players. Learn passing, shooting, dribbling, and rebounding. Please bring appropriate clothing, two nut-free snacks, and a water bottle. #CR4052 $119 Grades 1-6

9:00 am-12:00 pm

Just Add Dirt!

Tracey Benson Calling all future gardeners! Explore plants using reading, math and science. At the end of the week, you will take a plant home to grow. #CRS6517 $99 Grades 1-2

Katie Kirley Get your hands dirty with science experiences and creations. From soda and candy explosions to growing gummy bears, there is an experiment for everyone in this class, so dress for a mess! #CRS2089 $99 Grades 1-2

Math Works

Leslie Olmen Explore numbers, money, time, and math games in a format for beginning English learners. #CRS2056 $99 Grades 1-6

Puzzling Books

Carey Arnold Turn your favorite stories into fun and brain-challenging puzzles! Focus on jigsaw pictures, crosswords, word searches, and cryptograms. Solve some as a group and create your own, all based on the stories we read! #CRS6509 $99 Grades 1-2

Dinosaur Day Camp

Katie Schmidt Dig deep and learn some amazing facts about dinosaurs! Find out just how big — and small — some of the dinosaurs were by making a life size drawing! Play games, collect facts, and enjoy dinosaur stories as you let your imagination roar! #CRS6654 $99 Grades 1-2

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Terrific Textiles

Anna St. Andrew Come explore the world of fabrics! Work with fellow scientists to observe and explore different properties of this versatile material. Take fabric apart, learn about weaving, and more! #CRS1031 $99 Grades 1-2

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Play and Create with Technology

Leah Rusakov Create projects and play educational games on iPads®. Reading and math are fun with technology! #CRS2104 $99 Grades 1-2


August 5-8

Monday-Thursday Yoga Calm

Abby Bracke Learn yoga that goes beyond the typical benefits of physical fitness, stress reduction, and mindfulness! This certified program helps develop emotional intelligence, communication skills, compassion, trust, and empathy. It also nurtures teamwork and leadership in a fun learning environment. #CRS4028 $99 Grades 3-6

Creative Cross Stitching

Rachael Ramy Learn to thread a needle, sew a variety of stitches, follow a pattern, and design your own cross-stitch patterns. Explore the history of needlework, as well as the mathematical connections when designing. You’ll be able to bring home your cross-stitch creations at the end of the week! #CRS1009 $99 Grades 3-4

Party Like It’s Your Birthday!

Karla Lescarbeau Plan your ideal birthday party from start to finish. Create invitations and guest lists, design and play party games, make fun party food, and create party favors for a birthday bash you’ll never forget. #CRS6594 $99 Grades 3-4 Karen Schmitz Learn about ways you can make a positive impact in our community, then work together to design and implement a service project for an organization in Hopkins. #CRS6607 $99 Grades 3-4

Kim Mach Join Harry Potter, Moana, Naruto, and more of your favorite characters on a heroic adventure! Explore the hero’s journey in storytelling through video, stories, and art. #CRS6644 $99 Grades 5-6

Kitchen Science

Open Pottery Camp

Learning Around the World

A Call to Adventure: The Hero’s Journey

Tech Academy Use the EV3 Mindstorm® Robotics Systems and special LEGO® Technic® engineering components to build extreme competitive robots. Please bring a drink and nut-free snack daily. #CR2052 $119 Grades 3-6

Dianne Johanson Conduct simple experiments using ingredients that can be found in your kitchen and bathroom. Test liquids with litmus paper, maintain a science journal, and more. Dress for a mess! #CRS7014 $99 Grades 3-4

Royals on the Move

Jessica Ewing Explore a new continent each day through reading, art projects, homemade snacks, and activities. Travel the world from the comfort of our classroom! #CRS6627 $99 Grades 5-6

Extreme EV3 Robotics Tournament

Japanese Calligraphy

Camp Royal Staff The Japanese and Chinese languages have developed using ideograms, or 漢字 (kanji), letters that have developed over time based off of pictures with the meaning inside. Learn to write basic words with brush and ink using traditional techniques, what the different symbols mean, and how they developed over time. No Japanese or Chinese language experience required. #CR1038 $99 Grades 4-6

Tayor Van Clay Enjoy a week of hand building and wheel throwing with clay. Make pieces of art to share! #CRS1017 $99 Grades 3-4

The Mathematics of Escape!

Nancy Strobel Participate in an escape room, then design, create, and implement one of your own! #CRS6662 $99 Grades 5-6

Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop! Explore your favorite style of dance in these dance camps! Boys and girls of all abilities are welcome. Go in-depth with ballet on Thursday evenings in Ballet Intensive, page 38. Explore multiple dance styles in an all-day, weeklong dance experience in Unlimited Dance Camp, page 39.

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Alphabet Athletics

Karla Lescarbeau Get moving this summer! Reinforce your letter names and sounds while learning about and participating in a different sport for all 26 letters of the alphabet, then create your own ABC dictionary. #CRS6635 $99 Grades 1-2

Jr. Multi-Sport Camp

Camp Royal Staff Learn the fundamentals of basketball, soccer, kickball, and more! Develop and enhance sport-specific skills. #CR4048 $99 Grades K-3

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Watch Me Plant! with Watch Me Draw

Watch Me Draw! Art Studio Draw a garden gnome, paint a cactus, and sculpt a succulent. Create while getting messy with fun materials like paint and clay. Take home a new project each day! #CR1052 $139 Grades 1-6

Outdoor Explorers

Katie Schmidt Join us as we go outside, rain or shine, to learn about the world around us! Journal your findings, do some research, play games, and make crafts as you explore the great outdoors right here in Hopkins! #CRS6658 $99 Grades 1-2

Fractured Fairy Tales Camp Royal Swim Camp

Hopkins/Minnetonka Parks & Recreation Beat the heat and splash into the pool for swimming instruction fun! Increase water confidence through a mix of instructional swimming techniques, safety education, and free swim time. Classes are designed for all swimming abilities — students’ swimming ability will be assessed for group placement in the first session. Please bring a suit, towel, and snack daily. #CR4035 $99 Grades K-6

Anna St. Andrew Join us for a writer’s workshop where you get to write, illustrate, and publish your own version of your favorite fairy tale! Refine your writing skills, explore a book genre, and take home a book written and illustrated by you! #CRS6603 $99 Grades 1-2

Bugs are Cool!

Leah Rusakov Discover the world of bugs! Learn about the life cycles and habitats of these little critters through art projects and activities. #CRS2105 $99 Grades 1-2

Get ready to ride horses! Want to learn how to ride and care for horses? Enroll in Youth Horse Camp and learn all about these beautiful animals. Space is limited, register early to reserve your space and explore the world of horses. See page 38 for details.

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Monday-Thursday Puzzling Books

Carey Arnold Turn your favorite stories into fun and brain-challenging puzzles! Focus on jigsaw pictures, crosswords, word searches, and cryptograms. Solve some as a group and create your own, all based on the stories we read! #CRS6510 $99 Grades 3-4

Lacrosse Fun!

Camp Royal Staff Learn all the skills to play lacrosse, one of the most popular and fastest-growing sports in Minnesota! Learn stick handling, proper positioning, passing, cradling, and team skills. Please bring appropriate clothing, athletic shoes, a water bottle, and sunscreen. Equipment is provided. #CR4041 $99 Grades 3-6

Jump into Literacy with Jump Ropes!

Rachael Ramy Practice your jump rope skills while reading and writing your own rhymes! Learn new jump rope moves using a variety of ropes. Make your own unique jump ropes from upcycled materials to take home. #CRS6527 $99 Grades 3-4

Become an Author!

Jessica Ewing Discover what makes your favorite book so good, then author your own story. You will leave with your own book to share with family and friends! #CRS6632 $99 Grades 5-6

A Call to Adventure: The Hero’s Journey

Kim Mach Join Harry Potter, Moana, Naruto, and more of your favorite characters on a heroic adventure! Explore the hero’s journey in storytelling through video, stories, and art. #CRS6648 $99 Grades 5-6

Tayor Van Clay Enjoy a week of hand building and wheel throwing with clay. Make pieces of art to share! #CRS1018 $99 Grades 3-4

Sweatin’ to the Mathematics

Abamath Build a computer bot to play head-tohead against other coders! Students will be broken into sections based on age for competitive and fair play. No previous coding experience necessary. Please come knowing how to navigate the internet (basic typing and mouse control). #CR2080 $119 Grades 4-6

Nature Art Workshop

Camp Royal Staff Focus on creating, sketching, drawing, and painting outdoor art pieces that you choose. Find inspiration from trees, bugs, clouds, and lakes. You will take home artwork to share with the whole family! #CR1450 $99 Grades 3-6

Open Pottery Camp

Code Championship Bootcamp/Coding Competition

Math Works

Leslie Olmen Explore numbers, money, time, and math games in a format for beginning English learners. #CRS2057 $99 Grades 1-6

Royals on the Move

Karen Schmitz Learn about ways you can make a positive impact in our community, then work together to design and implement a service project for an organization in Hopkins. #CRS6608 $99 Grades 3-4

Nancy Strobel Learn how your body uses the food you eat! Explore the mathematics of energy through fun activities and foods that will keep your body happy and healthy. #CRS6664 $99 Grades 5-6

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Watch Me Fortnite®! with Watch Me Draw

Watch Me Draw! Art Studio Design your own Fortnite® skins, make a Perler® bead Ice King, and paint a llama piñata! Every class you get to take home a new project to show your friends. Dress for a mess! #CR1053 $139 Grades 1-6

Zoo Camp

Mpls Engineering for Kids Traverse tricky terrain, shake claws with lobsters, and design ecosystems in this life science camp! Discover the diversity of wildlife adaptations, the differences in habitats, and what’s necessary for each biome’s survival. #CR2006 $135 Grades K-3

TGA Golf Camp

TGA Premier Sports Practice station-based full swinging, chipping, and putting. Equipment and training materials are provided, so children of all skill levels have the chance to come out and play with TGA. #CR4008 $149 Grades K-4

Soccer Camp

Camp Royal Staff Work on fundamental skills for ball control, passing, shooting, footwork, and defensive skills. Partake in daily drills and skills, then scrimmage, all while learning sportsmanship, teamwork, and sports discipline. This soccer camp is for players of all levels. Please bring athletic shoes, appropriate clothing, and a water bottle. #CR4010 $99 Grades 3-6

Taiko Drumming

Camp Royal Staff 太鼓 (taiko) is the traditional Japanese art of drumming, combining music, dance, and martial arts. Learn basic rhythm and counting while getting your whole body into the dance moves. No Japanese language or prior music skills required. Perform for friends and family on the last day! #CR1042 $99 Grades 4-6

Game Coding: Platformer

Tech Academy Create an arcade-style side-scrolling platformer! Use Construct 2®, a visual coding platform to make custom enemies, obstacles, and challenges in this exciting class. Bring a USB drive, nut-free snack, and a drink each day. #CR2008 $135 Grades 3-6

Master Detective

Camp Royal Staff Solve various mysteries, both real and created, to become a true Sherlock Holmes! Each day will produce different and more challenging cases to be solved. #CR2030 $99 Grades 3-6

Musical Theater Camps Love theater? Learn music and choreography from two fantastic musicals — “The Greatest Showman” and “Mary Poppins.” No acting experience necessary. “The Greatest Showman” camp starts July 22. “Mary Poppins” begins on Aug. 5. Sign up for one or both! See page 39 for details.

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Jr. Master Detective

Camp Royal Staff Solve various mysteries, both real and created, to become a true Sherlock Holmes! Each day will produce different and more challenging cases to be solved. #CR2031 $99 Grades K-2

TGA Premier Sports Practice groundstrokes, volleys, serving, and beginning to rally. Equipment and training materials are provided, so children of all skill levels have the chance to come out and play with TGA. #CR4009 $149 Grades K-4

Camp Royal Staff Learn the fundamentals of basketball, floor hockey, soccer, kickball, and more! Develop and enhance sport-specific skills. #CR4043 $99 Grades 3-6

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Robotics: Star Wars® BattleDroids

TGA Tennis

Team Sports

STAR WARS

Movie Making Magic Camp!

Camp Royal Staff Make your own movie from start to finish using iPads®. Write a movie script, shoot, direct, and edit the film, then showcase your movie on the last day of camp. #CR1071 $99 Grades 3-6

Tech Academy Bring Star Wars®-inspired inventions to life with the Star Wars® LEGO® Mindstorms® Robotics Developer kit. Create robotic programs that avoid light, seek light, are controlled by lights, act as alarms, and more. Please bring a drink and nut-free snack daily. #CR2050 $119 Grades 1-5

3D Printing and CAD Modeling

Mpls Engineering for Kids Learn the ropes of 3D modeling and printing. Use 3D pens and CAD software to create files you can take home! #CR2007 $135 Grades 3-6

Watch for summer teen activities! Look for fun summer camps and activities designed for junior- and senior-high students. Teen flyers will arrive in mailboxes, or visit HopkinsSummer.org to find out more. Have a teen interested in playing their woodwind, brass, or percussion instrument this summer? See Hopkins Youth Wind Orchestra on page 38.

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Special Opportunities Youth Horse Camp

Indoor Rock Climbing Camps

Vertical Endeavors Ages 6-13 Explore the sport of rock climbing in a controlled setting that is fun and exciting. No experience is necessary. Base Camp (ages 6-9) will introduce kids to climbing basics and gaining skill and confidence. Peak Experience (ages 10-13) will explore climbing techniques such as, knot tying, belaying, ascending, and rappelling. Please bring a water bottle, and nutfree snack or lunch. A signed waiver (verticalendeavors.com/waiver) is required to participate. Students must provide their own transportation to Vertical Endeavors. #4001: 1 session - limit 10 $75 Wed., June 12 9:00 am-3:00 pm #4002: 1 session - limit 10 $75 Mon., July 1 9:00 am-3:00 pm #4003: 1 session - limit 10 $75 Fri., July 12 9:00 am-3:00 pm #4004: 1 session - limit 10 $75 Wed., July 24 9:00 am-3:00 pm #4005: 1 session - limit 10 $75 Fri., Aug. 9 9:00 am-3:00 pm Vertical Endeavors, 2540 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, all sections

Boulder Pointe Stables Ages 6-12 Ride and learn about horses! We’ll make horse crafts and do other activities such as helping feed, groom, and care for the horses. Please wear closed toe shoes, long pants, and layers for weather. Bring bug spray, sunscreen, nut-free snacks and lunch, and water bottle. Helmets are provided. Campers meet at Eisenhower Community Center and are transported to Boulder Pointe Stables in Anoka. Camp is run in partnership with HopkinsMinnetonka Recreation Services. Signed waivers are required. #3151401-01: 1 session - limit 7 $89 Thurs., June 13 7:45 am-4:00 pm #3151401-02: 1 session - limit 7 $89 Thurs., July 11 7:45 am-4:00 pm #3151401-03: 1 session - limit 7 $89 Thurs., Aug. 1 7:45 am-4:00 pm Eisenhower Community Center Door B, all sections

Hopkins Youth Wind Orchestra

Andy Jensen, Betsy McCann Ages 14-19 Play your woodwind, brass, or percussion instrument this summer! Challenge yourself with great music and have fun with fantastic instructors. This summer experience will culminate in public performances in the Hopkins community. Band students in grades 8-12 are encouraged to apply. No audition required. Scholarships are available on a limited basis, call 952-988-4070. #7000: 6 sessions - limit 90 $65 Wed., June 19-July 24 7:00-9:00 pm North Junior High School 321 Band

Kung Fu-Wu Shu Summer

Ballet Intensive

Mayer Arts Ages 6-9 Looking for a more in-depth ballet class that is also creative and fun? Use the Wish Upon a Ballet curriculum to go further into ballet techniques! Improve posture, strength, and flexibility in a positive environment. For beginners as well as students with previous dance experience. Ballet shoes required. #3040401-05: 6 sess. - limit 8 $56 Thurs., July 11-Aug. 15 7:00-7:45 pm Hopkins Center for the Arts 218

National Treasure Kung Fu, Inc. Ages 5+ Enjoy the martial art of Jackie Chan, Jet Li, and Kung Fu Panda! Parents are welcome to sign up and participate with their child. Optional uniform and certification are available. #Beginners & White Belt: 6 sess. $79 Wed., June 19-July 31 6:15-7:00 pm No class July 3 #Yellow-2nd Purple Belt: 6 sess. $79 Wed., June 19-July 31 7:00-7:45 pm No class July 3 #3rd Prpl - Black Belt: 6 sess. $79 Wed., June 19-July 31 7:45-8:30 pm No class July 3 Eisenhower Community Center Gym, all sections

Hop-Kids offers summer fun for your little one! Hop-Kids offers preschool-age children opportunities for playing and learning in a safe, fun, and nurturing setting. Our classes offer an introduction to sport fundamentals, art activities, STEM learning, and much more! Visit Hop-Kids.com to see summer 2019 activities for your child. Now enrolling!

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Unique opportunities for fun this summer Hopkins Youth Football Camp

Anthony Johnson Grades 3-8 Learn the fundamentals of the position you want to play! Participate in individual, small group, and large group drills. This is a non-contact camp. Bring a bag lunch, a pair of cleats and gym shoes, and water bottle each day. Remember your swimming gear on the last day for Water Day! Morning Session #4098: 5 sessions - limit 75 $100 M-F, July 15-19 9:00 am-12:00 pm All-Day Option #4098: 5 sessions - limit 75 $150 M-F, July 15-19 9:00 am-4:00 pm Hopkins High School Practice Field, all sections

Musical Theater Camp: Mary Poppins

Unlimited Dance Camp

Dance Unlimited Grades 2-6 Explore several dance styles, including ballet, jazz, tap, and hip hop. Additional activities will include art projects and movie time. Boys and girls of all abilities are welcome. Bring a water bottle, morning snack, and bag lunch each day. Participants will perform for family and friends at 2:30 pm on Thursday. Ballet and tap shoes are required, jazz shoes are optional. #7001: 4 sessions - limit 30 $149 M-Th, Aug. 19-22 9:00 am-3:00 pm Dance Unlimited, 6900 Oxford Street, St. Louis Park

Prairie Fire Theater Presents: Robin Hood School of Fish

Mike Frisch Grades 3-9 Explore fishing with pro angler Mike Frisch! Learn about finding fish and great ways to catch them! Discover how to tie a fishing knot and rig, and use a slipbobber. Class will end with dock fishing. All equipment is provided. Participants will receive a rod and reel, tackle box with Northland tackle, $10 Cabela’s gift card, KLN snack pack, and more. #3161401-01: 1 session - limit 5 $59 Tu., Aug. 20 9:30 am-12:00 pm Shady Oak Beach, 5200 Shady Oak Rd, Minnetonka

Prairie Fire Theater Ages 7-18 Enjoy a week-long theater experience with performances of “Robin Hood” on Friday evening and Saturday afternoon! Attend auditions on Monday, be assigned roles, and receive your Tuesday schedule the same day. You will have the same schedule for the remainder of the week. Direction, costumes, props, and supplies are provided by the renowned Prairie Fire Children’s Theater staff. Note: There will be no child care and lunch will not be provided. #7002: 6 sessions - limit 70 $134 M-Th, Aug. 19-22 10:00 am-2:15 pm Fri., Aug. 23 2:30-7:15 pm Sat., Aug. 24 1:00-3:30 pm Eisenhower Community Center Theater

Timberwolves vs. Philadelphia 76ers

Mayer Arts Ages 4-8 Explore music and choreography from the new “Mary Poppins” and put together a musical! Learn how to speak your lines, develop your character, and more. We will also play fun theater games. No experience necessary. Please bring a nutfree snack and beverage daily. Friends and family are invited to a performance beginning the final 30 minutes of the last class. #3040402-01: 5 sess. - limit 10 $104 M-F, Aug. 5-9 9:00 am-12:00 pm Eisenhower Community Center Theater

Musical Theater Camp: The Greatest Showman

Mayer Arts Ages 5-9 Learn music and choreography from “The Greatest Showman”. Discover how to speak your lines, block a scene, develop your character, and more! No acting experience necessary. We will also play fun theater games. Please bring a nut-free snack and beverage daily. Friends and family are invited to a performance during the final 30 minutes of the last class. #3040403-01: 5 sess. - limit 10 $104 M-F, July 22-26 1:00-4:00 pm Eisenhower Community Center Theater

Fun Family Night!

Bring the whole family to a night at an NBA Timberwolves game! Leave the worry to us as we provide a game ticket and transportation to and from the game. Sign up early to be a part of this fun family night at Target Center with the Minnesota Timberwolves! Sat., Mar. 30, 5:30-10:00 pm $39 per person

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Camp Royal Bus Information Hop on the bus to Camp Royal! Starting on Week Two of the 2019 Camp Royal Program (June 17), participants will have the availability of an early morning and late afternoon bus with pre-determined stops. This bus service is first come, first served and spots are limited. While this transportation service is offered to you without additional cost, registration is required. Busing will be provided by standard Hopkins School District Transportation. Exact bus stop times will be released in the weeks ahead. When you register for Camp Royal online, you will find information to indicate your need for bus service and to choose your preferred bus stop. If you want to use the bus, registration is required. Note: There will be no bus service Week 1 (June 10), Week 4 (July 1), and Week 10 (Aug. 12).

Camp Royal 2019 Bus Stop Choices NB No bus requested 4 Equity Options Busing Program (formerly TCIY) Must be enrolled in the program A Alice Smith Elementary West parking lot near playground B Town Terrace Apartments 19 5th Ave S, by Metro bus sign C Ramsgate Apartments 725 Lake St NE, parking lot D Brentwood Apartments 1301 Hwy 7 at Brentwood sign E Minnetonka Mills Townhomes Driveway entrance to complex

P Westbrooke Apartments Corner of 11th Ave S & Westbrooke Way Q Glen Lake Elementary Bus loop R Katherine Curren Elementary South bus loop, between playground and fire house S Maetzold Field Northeast corner of 14th Ave N & 1st St N, near staircase T 2nd St S at sidewalk, Hopkins Between 7th & 8th Ave S, Hopkins U Meadowbrook Elementary Bus loop

F Minnetonka Community Church Inverness Rd & Baker Rd, south entrance to parking lot

V Wesley Park, Golden Valley Near intersection of Plymouth Ave N & Castle Ct, tennis courts parking lot entrance

G West Junior High Far north parking lot near Orchard Road

W Wesley Commons Dr & Golden Valley Rd North intersection at sidewalk

H Alden Park, Hopkins Corner of Belmore Lane & Jackson Ave S

X Minnetonka Hills Apartments 2828 Jordan Ave S, apartment entrance

I Oaks Lincoln Apartments 5200 Lincoln Drive, apartment entrance

Y Crown Ridge Apartments 11367 Fairfield Rd, sidewalk nearest the parking lot

J Westside Village Apartments, 101 Blake Rd N, parking lot near KinderCare

Z Tanglen Elementary Bus loop

K 1213 Oxford St Sidewalk in front

AA Cedar Point Townhomes Cedar Pt Dr N & Cedar Pt Dr S, corner near Leasing Office

L Gatewood Elementary 14900 Gatewood Dr, bus loop

BB Nathan Lane Apartments, Plymouth 135 Nathan Ln, under canopy

M City West Parkway & Regency Lane Southbound at corner

CC Belmont Rd & Yorkshire Ave S East intersection

N Deer Ridge Ln & Nolan Drive At bus shelter

DD Park One Apartments, St. Louis Park 301 Shelard Pkwy

O Clairmont Apartments Corner of 11th Ave S & Smetana Rd, at driveway entrance

EE Greenbriar Apartments 10411 Cedar Lake Road, parking lot entrance GG 34th St W & Chippewa Rd

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Introducing a bold new vision for Hopkins Public Schools

VISION 2031 In our quest to go from Great to World Class, Hopkins Public Schools is embarking on Vision 2031 — a vision of innovation to reimagine our District starting from the ground up. Why? Because the future will demand a different type of graduate. While we don’t know what jobs will exist, or what skills employers will require, we do know that employees will need to be highly adaptive and apply learning to their work at an unprecedented level, as education and jobs are being reshaped by technology. Vision 2031 represents what Hopkins Public Schools will look like in the year 2031 — the year our current kindergarten class will graduate. It is a vision of innovation created with the core belief that every Hopkins student deserves a brilliant future. a program of Help us shape our vision! Learn more at HopkinsSchools.org/worldclass.


Building a great place to live

Rec on the Go is coming to a park near you! Rec on the Go is a trailer full of fun and games that will make stops in Hopkins and Minnetonka to provide free recreation for youth and teens. Mark your calendars for these 2019 dates — June 28, July 12, and July 26. More information on times and locations will be announced this spring and posted on eminnetonka.com.

Camp Royal Scholarships We’re committed to equal access for all our Hopkins Public Schools students. If you are concerned about pricing, scholarships for activities are available (limited). Please call 952-988-4070 for scholarship information.

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Rec on the Go!

Summer is BIG at Camp Royal with more camps than ever in 2019! Ukulele camps

Hopkins Youth Rugby

Mermaid Dance Party

LEGO® Rover Programming

Dinosaur Day Camp

Taiko Drumming

Register early for best selection! Online:

HopkinsSummer.org

By phone:

952-988-4070

In person:

Hopkins Community Education Eisenhower Community Center 1001 Hwy. 7, Hopkins, MN 55305

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Hopkins Community Education 2019 Youth Camp Royal Summer Enrichment  

Now with more classes than ever before, Hopkins Community Education Camp Royal youth camps and classes are here! Drama, pottery, art, sports...

Hopkins Community Education 2019 Youth Camp Royal Summer Enrichment  

Now with more classes than ever before, Hopkins Community Education Camp Royal youth camps and classes are here! Drama, pottery, art, sports...