2021 Summer Camp Guide

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Summer is right around the corner, and you’re probably already exploring summer camp options for your kids!

Memphis Mom Collective is here to help!

There are so many awesome summer programs for kids in the area, whether they’re into sports, STEM, adventures, art, nature, or anything else! We hope you find this list helpful in your summer planning.

The summer camp guide is sponsored by Lausanne Collegiate School. We appreciate the support of the community and the opportunity to present our readers with valuable resources such as these!

Summers @ Lausanne

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It’s time for Summer Fun at Lausanne!

At Summers @ Lausanne, our goal remains to provide your child with engaging and enjoyable experiences which allow for substantial academic, athletic, social and emotional growth. We place great care and effort into offering the best in instruction by providing children with opportunities in which they can discover untapped strengths and nurture new friendships all under the supervision of a well-trained staff.

We believe that you will find our summer program to be specically designed to offer your child a full range of activities which cater to his or her own personal interests.

(901) 474-1000

Arrow Creative

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Arrow summer camps are filling fast. Send your mini makers to a place you know they will learn and grow in a creative environment.  Arrow teachers are all professional working artists with a passion for teaching the next generation of creatives.  Let your littles get their hands messy and create a masterpiece!

Summer at Hutchison

Your child’s imagination does not take a vacation, and neither do we! Come to Hutchison’s Center for Excellence for the most unique summer camp experience in Memphis. Choose from one-time events or week-long skill-building workshops, camps, and clinics for all ages. Your child will love the variety of activities, and you will love the flexible extended care program.

Wings Gymnastics

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2021 Summer Camp Fun at Wings Gymnastics!

June 1st – August 6th
Time to have fun and make new friends! Join us for the whole week or even just a day! Gymnastics, tumbling, and cheerleading camps for boys and girls preschool-6th grade. All camps include: awesome 12:2 camper/coach ratio, fun games, obstacle courses, daily arts and crafts and a snack! Plus everyone gets an award the last day! Age groups are separate during our simultaneous camps.

Happy Feet

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HappyFeet is a new and exciting mobile soccer clinic for children aged 2-5. Our non-competitive “Story Time with a Soccer Ball” approach is used at daycares, preschools and recreation centers throughout the Memphis/Germantown area.

Pick your week! HappyFeet Camps are a great introduction to the sport for younger children who play in a fun based 3 vs. 3 (or 4 vs. 4) scrimmage setting using our fun and imaginative curriculum. Join HappyFeet all summer long!

Summer at New Ballet Ensemble

Looking for a summer camp that your young dancer is sure to love? New Ballet Ensemble offers a wide variety of summer dance camps for youth of varying ages and interests. No dance experience necessary.

New Ballet is known for its stylistic diversity and campers will experience that and much more! Depending on your camp of choice, campers will experience dance styles from around the world, such as hip hop, modern dance, African dance and drumming, musical theatre, ballet, and more!

New Ballet is located in the heart of Cooper-Young in midtown Memphis.


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Blast is a summer day camp offered at Woodland Presbyterian School, located in East Memphis, from June 1-July 30 for campers in rising 2K-8th grade. Our camps are packed with excitement, discovery, and adventure through organized play, STEM challenges, Digital Discovery, and arts and crafts. BLAST offers day camp, along with specialty camps, or a combination of both.

Each day the campers explore with weekly themes through an age appropriate, classroom type schedule. BLAST offers a safe and secure environment with temperature checks, mask wearing, hand sanitizing, and social distancing when possible.

Brooks Summer Art Camp

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NEW in 2021, your Brooks is offering art camps for children ages 5 through 11, inspiring young minds to explore art and creativity. Camp includes active learning in the galleries, looking at original works of art, creating studio projects, active play outdoors, and more.

Wednesday – Friday
June 30-July 2  |  July 7-9  |  July 14-16
9:30- 3:30

All art materials are included in the camp fee. Campers bring their own snacks and their own lunches for all days of camp.

Summer at Harding

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Day Camp:

Choose half-day or full-day sessions for three or five days a week. Weekly themes will coordinate with in-house field trips, dress-up days, and service projects.

LEAP Camps:

LEAP Camps allow campers to explore unique interests and talents, build self-confidence, improve critical thinking skills, express themselves, and have fun!

Sports Camps:

Sports Camps give student athletes the chance to develop new skills, work as a team, and make friends. Campers will be mentored by coaches who believe in honoring God in all aspects of the game.

Music Box Inc.

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Music Box Summer Camp programs are one of a kind, transformational experiences.  Children learn not only how to play an instrument, but also develop essential communications and emotional intelligence skills. They strengthen their confidence and build life-long friendships — all through fun and positive power of music.
  • Each camp program is a week long and has either a Music Band, Musical Theatre, or Drums theme. Each camp is still unique, so you can register for one or several camps during the summer and not repeat content.
  • No prior music training is required but camps are designed for ages 5-11.
  • Camps are 8:30 am to 3:30 pm each day, with a Showcase (in-person) each Friday at 2:30.
  • All CDC, state & city health guidelines are practiced.

PDS (Presbyterian Day School)

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Your adventure begins here!

Join us for a summer where campers can explore practicing yoga, strengthen sports skills, dive into the world of Star Wars or Harry Potter, and so much more!

Open for 10 weeks from 7:30AM to 5:30PM, PDS has adventurous options for boys and girls age 2 through 6th grade!

School of Rock

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Do you want to learn how to play in a band or learn to write songs? School of Rock Memphis offers a wide variety of music camps and workshops that cover topics such as these. Our local music camps are perfect for musicians of any skill level who want to play guitar, bass, drums, keyboard and vocals. Most of our camps end with a live show performed by the campers!

Society Skate Camp

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Our goal is to provide young skaters the ability to explore their creative talents and self-expression within a community setting. Our campers will have the opportunity to learn everything from the basics to exciting skills and grow as skaters in a safe, and nurturing environment. During camp, there will be other fun activities to keep our campers stimulated and enable social development.

All levels of learning are available to campers whatever ability, age, or desire! (minimum age requirement is 7, if younger than 7 and you are interested, please contact us at 901-218-1882)

YMCA Day Camp

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We’re working on the best summer ever at the Y!

Children will make new friends, experience new things, and discover their potential at YMCA Summer Camp!

Young Innovators Camp


We know kids love to use their imaginations to design, create, build, and experiment! Young Innovators Camp gives them the opportunity to learn about the design process from problem-solving to prototyping and testing solutions. The two weekly sessions will be different, so that children attending both weeks will experience a variety of activities. There will also be plenty of opportunities for indoor and outdoor play, enrichment activities, escape rooms, and of course, making many new friends! Campers enjoy a short walk to Mensi’s for ice cream and snow cones each week, and our Friday talent show is a fun way for campers to share their unique talents with their new friends!

Believe Gymnastics

Cedar Hill Farms

Christian Brothers High School

Code Ninjas

Grace-Saint Luke’s Episcopal School

Hotshot Farms

JCC (Jewish Community Center)

Kroc Center

Lakeshore Overnight Camp

Little Medical School of the Mid-South

St. Columba Mud Camp

Playhouse on the Square

St. Agnes

St. Mary’s

Youth Academy of Dreams

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