• Local PreK-3 Summer Camps

    All-Sports SWOOSH Camps of Cleveland
    At all-sports camp, for ages (entering) K-8th grades, Sports & Recreation, LLC offers youth multi-sports programming.

    Website: https://www.swooshcamps.com

    Where: Multiple Locations


    Art Camps at Shore Cultural Centre
    Learn the fundamentals of art and art techniques, how to appreciate art and critique, drawing, cartoons, painting, ceramics, graffiti, so much more.

    Website: http://www.artityourself.com/virtual-summer-kid-s-art-camp.html 
    Where: Shore Cultural Centre, 291 E. 222nd St., Euclid, OH 44123


    BAYarts Summer Program
    Summer Art Camps for children ages 3 to adult located in Bay Village. Various themes to choose from.

    Website: https://www.bayarts.net

    Where: 28795 Lake Rd., Bay Village, OH 44140


    Beck Center for the Arts Summer Fun!

    Beck Center is more than a non-profit organization that combines professional theater with arts education in Lakewood. They create art experiences for ages 5 to 19 in music, dance, theater, and visual arts. Please note masks are required at this point in time for all ages.

    Website: BeckCenter.org or calling (216) 521-2540

    Where: 17801 Detroit Ave, Lakewood, OH 44107 


    Beulah Beach Christian Camp
    Christian Camp is located in Lorain County, OH, at the Beulah Beach Camp & Retreat Center. Overnight Camp, Day Camp, and Family Camp options are available.

    Website: http://www.beulahbeach.org/daycamp
    Where: 6101 W. Lake Rd. Vermilion, OH 44089


    Beyond Words Summer Camps
    Summer Camp options for boys and girls in the areas of singing, dancing, and acting. Traditional and special needs camps options are available.

    Website:  https://www.beyondwordscenter.org/music-dance-programs
    Where: 6048 Royalton Rd., North Royalton, OH 44133 


    Bricks 4 Kidz LEGO Summer Camps
    LEGO Summer Camps with different themes

    Website: https://www.bricks4kidz.com/program-events/camps
    Where: Multiple Locations


    Camp Burton
    Christian Camp is located in Geauga County, OH. Programs for boys and girls in grades K-12. Summer camps are divided up by age group to ensure a fun and positive camp experience that is geared toward the specific group at camp.

    Website:  https://campburton.org/summer
    Where: 14282 Butternut Rd., Burton, OH 44021


    Camp Cheerful
    A residential camp for children and adults with disabilities located in Strongsville. Children and adults with physical, developmental, and sensory disabilities can enjoy and benefit from typical camp activities in a barrier-free environment.

    Website:  https://achievementcenters.org/camp-cheerful
     15000 Cheerful Ln., Strongsville, OH 44136


    Camp Ho Mita Koda
    Specialty Camps are the ultimate opportunity to experience the magic of summer camp at CHMK while focusing on a unique topic for the entire week!

    Website: https://camphomitakoda.org 
    Where: 14040 Auburn Rd., Newbury, OH 44065


    Camp IGNITE
    Designed for kids 8-12 years old diagnosed with ADHD. Campers will get the structure and routine they need while participating in fun daily activities and games.

    Website:  https://crossroadshealth.org
     Willoughby Tech, Building C, 25 Public Square, Willoughby, OH 44094


    Camp Invention STEM Summer Camp

    Unlock your child’s potential at Camp Invention®! This inspiring experience has received rave reviews from campers, parents and teachers, and now it’s returning with an all-new program. Children in grades K-6 will team up with friends for fun, hands-on STEM adventures, from adopting a robotic fish to exploring space to building robotic artists and marble arcades! Each activity sparks creativity and builds confidence. Register Early & Save! Use promo code LOCAL25 to save $25 (expires 3/31/22) or LOCAL15 to save $15 (expires 5/18/22).

    Website: invent.org

    Where: Multiple Locations


    Camp Whitewood
    For more than 75 years, Camp Whitewood has been committed to fostering a safe, fun, engaging, and positive environment for children to learn and grow.

    Website: https://www.4hcampwhitewood.com
    Where: 7983 S. Wiswell Rd., Windsor, OH 44099


    Camp Wise
    One of the country's premier Jewish overnight camps, Camp Wise offers programs for children in grades 2-11. Day Camp and Overnight Camps are available.

    Website:  http://www.campwise.org
    Where: 13164 Taylor Wells Rd., Chardon, OH 44024


    Challenge Island® - Set sail for a fantastic adventure!

    Challenge Island is a one-of-a-kind S.T.E.A.M. (science, technology, engineering, art and math) program full of hands-on fun. Children embark on a unique “island” adventure where they complete STEM/STEAM challenges using only the materials in their treasure chest and their own creativity to build structures, create games and more. Challenge Island provides kids with a much-needed break from screens and electronics as they take the ideas we challenge them with and freely go in any direction they choose on their problem-solving adventures. Every child is appreciated for what they bring to the team as they put their creativity, critical thinking, collaboration, problem solving and communication skills to work. The wide variety of pop-culture camp themes include wizardry, slime, arcade games, space and travel. There is something for every child at Challenge Island!

    Website: https://challenge-island.com/neo/

    Where: Multiple Locations


    Challenger Sports Soccer Camp
    Challenger Sports offers a complete range of summer camps all providing quality instruction from coaches who care about your child.  

    Website: https://www.challengersports.com/summer-camps
    Where: Multiple Locations


    Champions Summer Program
    Camp for children ages 6-12 features a daily rate to allow families flexibility. Opportunities include a variety of themes and local field trips.

    Website: https://www.discoverchampions.com/landing-pages/summer-break
    Where: Multiple Locations


    Cleveland Botanical Garden Summer Camps

    Adventures abound at Cleveland Botanical Garden during unique, themed summer camps for kids from PreK through 5th grade. Conveniently located in University Circle, campers will be able to explore the nearly ten acres of outdoor and indoor spaces, including our glasshouse with the biomes of Madagascar and Costa Rica, as well our popular Hershey Children’s Garden.

    Camps are packed with outdoor exploration, hands-on learning, and physical and creative activities, engaging your child with nature in new and exciting ways!

    Website:  holdenfg.org or contact drose@holdenfg.org or 440.602.3833

    Where: 11030 East Blvd., Cleveland, OH 44106


    Cleveland Cavaliers Summer Basketball Camps – TBA for 2022
    Summer basketball camps for boys and girls of all skill levels between ages 7-16 are held at various locations across Northeast Ohio.

    Website: https://www.cavsyouth.com/youth-basketball
    Where: Multiple Locations


    Cleveland Metroparks Summer Nature Camps
    Summer Nature Camps offered by the Cleveland Metroparks.

    Website: https://www.clevelandmetroparks.com/parks/education/education-programs/summer-nature-camps

    Where: Multiple Locations


    Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Summer Camps
    Ages 5-14 can spend their summer days at the zoo participating in fun and educational activities with experienced camp counselors.

    Website: https://www.clevelandmetroparks.com/zoo/education/educational-programs/educational-opportunities
    Where: 3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, OH 44109


    Cleveland Museum of Natural History Virtual Summer Camp
    Camps reflect the research of museum scientists, keeping campers connected with current discoveries, amazing collections, and all the awesome that is the Cleveland Museum of Natural History!

    Website: https://www.cmnh.org/education/summer-camps 
    Where: 1 Wade Oval Dr. (University Circle), Cleveland, OH 44106


    Cleveland Play House Summer Theatre Academy
    Students ages 4-18 will have the opportunity to participate in half-day, week-long, or two-week intensives for a variety of theatre classes, organized by America’s first regional theatre.

    Website: https://www.clevelandplayhouse.com
    Where: CPH Education Center, 5th fl., 1901 E. 13th St., Cleveland, OH, 44114


    College for Kids at Lakeland Community College
    For kids entering K-2nd grades. The College for Kids program offers kids an exciting, fun-filled, and educational summer with Hands-on learning and exploration activities.

    Website: https://myportal.lakelandcc.edu/camps
    Where: 7700 Clocktower Dr., Kirtland, OH 44094


    Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) Summer Camps

    Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) offers dozens of summer camps designed to introduce your child to different career paths including science, performing arts, coding and engineering.

    Mad Science® camps give kids the opportunity to explore engineering using LEGO® bricks, convert substances via chemical reactions, learn about outer space or build robots. Virtual Black Rocket camp options will focus on coding, designing and programming.

    Nuts and Bolts Academy camps allow youth to use state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment to design and create objects born in their imagination.

    Tri-C’s Creative Arts Academy will once again offer summer camps for children ages 4-18, including dance academy, vocal arts mastery, orchestra and JazzFest academy.

    Website:  https://www.tri-c.edu/youth-programs/youth-summer-camps/index.html

    Where: Multiple Locations


    Fairmount Early Childhood Center Summer Camp
    For children entering preschool – entering second-grade (ages 3-7). Camp highlights include weekly themes, outdoor activities, guest performers, field trips, art activities, water play, and the use of the Beachwood Family Aquatic Center.

    Website: https://www.beachwoodschools.org/SummerCamp.aspx 
    Where: 24601 Fairmount Blvd., Beachwood, OH 44122


    Fit By Five Preschool Summer Camp
    Cuyahoga County's most popular preschool camp, for 23 years running. Seven separate age-bracketed camp levels. Topics include Arts & Crafts, Sports & Gymnastics, and Science & School Readiness.

    Website: http://www.fitbyfive.com/summer-camp.shtml 
    Where: 29520 Center Ridge Rd., Westlake, OH 44145


    Girl Scouts of North East Ohio Summer Camps

    Summer is just around the corner, and it’s time to start planning your girl’s next big adventure. The best part is, all girls are welcome — no Girl Scout experience necessary!

    Girl Scouts are a force of nature. They were meant for outdoor adventures. Your girl is ready to rediscover the world – to disconnect from technology and embrace the freedom of the woods, the sky and water. If she loves to explore, Passport to Fun may be her perfect Resident Camp, or Space Rockettes may be the Week-long Day Camp for the astronomer in training in your life.

    Website:  Gsneo.org/camplife or call Customer Care at 800-852-4474.
    Where: Multiple Locations


    Great Lakes Science Center: Camp Curiosity
    Campers can experience hands-on robotics workshops, learn about engineering through LEGO® bricks, be inspired by animal science, and more!

    Website: https://greatscience.com/camps/summer-day-camps
    Where: 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland, OH 44114


    Hathaway Brown Summer Camps
    Campers from preschool-age through college have an array of options to create their own summer adventures filled with fun, learning, and memories to last a lifetime.

    Website: https://www.hb.edu/summer
    Where: 19600 North Park Blvd., Shaker Heights, OH 44122


    Hawken School Summer Camps
    Summer camps for boys and girls, including Hawklings (for your youngest campers), Girls Day Camp, Boys Day Camp, Girls Lifetime Adventure Camp, and Boys Sports Camp.

    Website: https://summer.hawken.edu
    Where: Locations in Lyndhurst and Gates Mills


    Head Start Basketball Summer Camps
    Summer Basketball Camps for children boys and girls.

    Website: https://headstartbasketball.com
    Where: Various locations in the Cleveland area


    Heights United Soccer Academy Summer Camp
    Heights United summer camp offers skills training, daily tournament-style games, themed days, and prizes.

    Website: https://www.heightsunitedsoccer.com
    Where: 939 Quilliams Rd., Cleveland Heights, OH 4412


    Hiram House Camp
    Hiram House Camp aims to give children a healthy wholesome, stimulating experience in the out-of-doors through living, playing, and cooperating in the beautiful environment of our natural woods.

    Website: https://hiramhousecamp.org/summer-camps
    Where: 33775 Hiram Trail, Chagrin Falls, OH 44022


    Holden Arboretum Summer Camps
    Themed summer camps are available for children in grades 1-5. From nature hikes to crafts to forestry education, Holden Forests & Gardens has something for every age and interest.

    Website: https://holdenfg.org/resource/category/programs-camps/?_audience=families
    Where: The Holden Arboretum, 9550 Sperry Rd., Kirtland, OH 44094


    iD Tech Camp
    This summer, explore a top campus, make friends as you master new tech skills, and join a community of more than 400,000 alumni. At iD Tech Camps, kids and teens can learn coding, game development, robotics, and creativity.

    Website: https://www.idtech.com/locations/ohio-summer-camps/case-western-reserve
    Where: Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106


    Lake Erie Ink – TBA for 2022
    Summer Ink creative expression summer camps and workshops online. Programs are for all ages.

    Website:  https://lakeerieink.org/
    Where: 2843 Washington Blvd., Cleveland Heights, OH 44118


    Lake Erie Nature & Science Center Summer Outdoor Camp
    Outdoor Camps for preschoolers through high schoolers are held at the Lake Erie Nature & Science Center. Campers engage in hands-on, nature-based activities that integrate science, math, literacy and the arts.

    Website:  https://www.lensc.org/learn/summer-camps
    Where: 28728 Wolf Rd., Bay Village, OH 44140


    Lake Metroparks Summer Camps
    Children ages 4-16 have so much fun learning new skills; enjoying the hands-on adventure of nature, farming, science, swimming, kayaking, fishing, wildlife, and more. Camps run for 1-5 days. Extended care is available at some camps.

    Website:  http://www.lakemetroparks.com/register-reserve/day-camps 
    Where: Multiple Locations


    Mandel Jewish Community Center J-Day Camps
    Your child will enjoy the best that summer has to offer with swimming, boating, arts and crafts, archery, campfires, singing, sports, campouts, and more!

    Website:  https://www.mandeljcc.org/daycamps
    Where: 26001 S. Woodland Rd., Beachwood, OH 44122


    Master Marr’s Taekwon-do Summer Day Camp
    Summer day camp, designed for girls and boys ages 5-14, helps students establish a solid foundation in Taekwon-do fundamentals, and for experienced martial artists to strengthen their minds & bodies.

    Website: https://www.marrtkd.com/summer-camp.html 
    Where: 16706 Chagrin Blvd., Shaker Heights, OH 44120


    Math Monkey Summer Camps
    Expand your child’s math capabilities with real-life applications. Kids ages 4-12 learn through game-based activities.

    Website:  https://www.mathmonkeycleveland.com/summercamp
    Where: 26801 Miles Rd., Cleveland, OH 44128


    Michaels' Camp Creativity
    Explore a different theme each week. Make a new and different craft each day, as well as a camp journal to track your progress throughout the summer.

    Website: https://www.michaels.com/classes 
    Where: Michaels stores accross Northeast Ohio


    Nature Center at Shaker Lakes Outdoor Adventure Camp
    Engage with instructors and counselors in a new way! Planned, limited screen time and ample outdoor activities for discovery and enrichment.

    Website:  https://shakerlakes.org/camp/
    Where: 2600 S. Park Blvd. Cleveland, OH 44120


    NEO Sports Plant Volleyball Camps – TBA for 2022
    Games, sports, and events on the four indoor basketball courts or six indoor bocce courts, as well as let the kids pretend they are on the beach during a rainy day with four indoor sand volleyball courts.

    Website:  https://www.neosportsplant.com
    Where: 20001 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44117


    Peak Potential Therapy's Summer Camps for Children with Disabilities
    Therapeutic day camp led by a speech-language therapist. Campers engage in structured learning activities in addition to daily field trips to generalize skills while focusing on social skills, communication, and emotional regulation.

    Website:  https://www.peakpotentialtherapy.com/services/camps/smile-summer-camp
    Where: 7689 Sagamore Hills Blvd., Northfield, OH 44067


    Pony Tales Farm Pony Camp
    At Pony Camp, kids learn to communicate with horses, care for them, and ride. All classes are taught by qualified adult teachers and safety issues are emphasized. Pony Camp is offered year-round.

    Website: http://ponytalesfarm.org 
    Where: 13360 Cowley Rd., Columbia Station, OH 44028


    STEM Center Shipwreck Camp – TBA for 2022
    Join us for an adventure to find a shipwreck in Lake Erie! Camp will engage campers in field science and exploration.

    Website: https://gelfand.case.edu/programs/shipwreck-camp

    Where: 11112 Bellflower Rd. Cleveland, OH 44106


    Skyhawks Sports Classes
    Skyhawks is the country's leader in providing a safe, fun, and skill-based sports experience for kids between the ages of 4 and 14.

    Website:  https://www.skyhawks.com
    Where: Multiple Locations


    The Wembley Club Summer Camp
    Offering Summer Camp for children ages 5 and up. Wembley’s camp features weekly camp themes to keep campers excited and engaged all summer long. As always, camp features days filled with sports, swimming, crafts, and fun! Weekly and daily rates are available.

    Website: https://web.wembleyclub.com/camp
    Where: 8345 Woodberry Blvd., Chagrin Falls, OH 44023 


    UltraMissions Kids' Summer Camp
    Summer paddleboard camp for kids.

    Website: https://www.ultramissions.com/summer-camps
    Where: Cleveland Ohio


    US Baseball Academy Summer Camp
    Young players of all ages and all ability levels. A unique opportunity to take their game to the next level. USBA camps feature age-specific sessions with instruction tailored for each ability level.

    Website: https://usbaseballacademy.com/usba-camps
    Where: Multiple Locations


    YMCA of Greater Cleveland Summer Camps
    Children enjoy weekly camp themes, theme-related curricula, and field trips. Camps offered include Day Camp, Sports Camp, and Fine Arts Camp.

    Website: https://www.clevelandymca.org/day-camp-cleveland-ymca
    Where: Cleveland Ohio