Time for Summer Camps at JSU

Time for Summer Camps at JSU

05/31/2018

Now that it’s summertime, there are plenty of summer camp opportunities at JSU. Whether you’ve got a nature lover, dramatic ingénue or emerging athlete, there’s something for every kid this summer.

Canyon Center, Fort Payne

  • Tiny Tots Adventure in Nature, Join the JSU Field School for fun filled classes just for little kids. Your kids (ages 3-5 years) will learn about animals, plants, bugs, and more all while having fun! Set for 9 a.m.-10 a.m. July 9 and 23, at the Canyon Center in Fort Payne. $5 per child (Limit 10 children) per day. Parents remain with children for this program. Pre-registration required by the Friday before the program is scheduled. Call 256-845-3548.
  • Creative Kids, Bring your children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews and neighbors to creatively learn about animals, plants, bugs, and more with JSU Field Schools. Your children (ages 5-10) will want to attend ALL of these hands-on outdoor adventures! 10 a.m.-noon June 20, July 11, and July 25 at Canyon Center in Fort Payne. $5 per child per day; pre-registration required (Limit 15 kids) Parents remain with children for this program. Call 256-845-3548.

JSU Drama Camps

CAST Kids, CAST Teens and JSU Drama have partnered to offer three different Drama Camps in 2018. This year we will feature Disney’s “101 Dalmatians Kids” for ages 5-14 and an Advanced Musical Theatre Camp, “Godspell, Jr.” for ages 13-18. Ages 13-14 can choose which camp to attend or can choose to attend both. All camps will take place at JSU Stone Center. All camps offer age appropriate theater games, exercises and training in performance and all elements of theater. Under the direction of theatre professionals and educators the camps are divided into three age ranges. Sibling discounts available and can be applied to siblings attending different age camps.  Email thecastkidz@gmail.com for information on sibling discounts.  Discounts also available to 13-14 year old teens that attend both camps.

  • Ages 5-8 “101 Dalmatians” Camp, 8 a.m.-11 a.m. June 18-22, work on improv, physical and vocal techniques, theater tech! Evening performance of “101 Dalmatians” Show Friday, June 22, at 7 p.m. Registration $75.
  • Ages 9-14 “101 Dalmatians” Camp, June 18-22 noon-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, work on improv, physical and vocal techniques, theater tech. Performance of “101 Dalmatians” Show Friday, June 22, at 7 p.m. Registration $100.
  • Ages 13-18 Advanced Musical Theatre Camp, June 25-29 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Campers will rehearse and perform “Godspell Jr.” on the JSU Stage. Performance June 29 at 7 p.m. Registration $150.

JSU Marching Ballerinas Camp

  • 2018 Marching Ballerina Kick Camp, July 13, 9 a.m.-noon, at Bennett Field (Southerners’ Practice Field). Designed for high school dance lines or individual dancers, this camp teaches kick technique and combinations from the Marching Ballerinas. The $15 registration includes water, snack, and dance clinic with permissions to use choreography learned.

For more information, contact Noelle Stovall by email at noellestovall@gmail.com or by phone at (256) 613-4422.

JSU Athletic Camps

  • Softball Elite Camp, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. June 11-12 for grades 7-12, $250
  • Rick Pietri's Basketball Team Camp - Session 1, June 13-16, High School Teams (JV/V) and Travel Teams, prices vary
  • Rick Pietri's Basketball Team Camp - Session 2, June 20-21, High School Teams (JV/V) and Travel Teams, prices vary
  • Rick Pietri's Basketball Elite Camp, June 22-23, 8th-12th grade females, prices vary
  • Gamecock Soccer Day Camp, ages 5-13, July 23-26, 8 a.m.-11:30 a.m., $80
  • Volleyball Serve and Pass Camp, girls and boys grades K-12, July 9, 6 p.m.-8 p.m., $40
  • Volleyball Setters Camp, girls and boys grades K-12, July 10, 6 p.m.-8 p.m., $40
  • Volleyball Hitters Camp, girls and boys grades K-12, July 11, 6 p.m.-8 p.m., $40
  • Volleyball General Skills Camp, girls and boys grades K-12, July 26-27, 1 p.m.-4 p.m., $100
  • Volleyball Team Camp, July 28, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., $100 per team

Register link to: http://jsu.edu/housing/summer-camps.html