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"Back to School Basketball Camp" 

Take your game to the next level! Join us the week of August 20th-24th (7:30am – 4:30pm) and learn from former and current college and professional basketball players! 

Pineville Resident Cost:$100(2nd child $80) Non-Resident: $110 (2nd child $90). Half of payment must be made by July 1st, remaining half due August 1st. 

Karlyn Dixon with The Elite Athlete Training Academy (704-659-3942) will be running these camps. Please use link below to register for this camp.

https://www.theeatacademy.com/pineville-nc-summer-camp

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Matthews Playhouse of the Performing Arts 

Summer Stage Drama Camp for Pineville NC

Theses summer camps are offered Free to Pineville Residents through a Culture Block grant from the Arts and Science Council (ASC)

 

Program Overview: 

Matthews Playhouse Summer Camp Staff will provide 2 weeks of ½ day music/drama and dance camp for children ages 5-11 that are Pineville residents in July/ August 2018 at The Hut in Pineville, part of the Park and Recreation department on Johnston Drive. Campers will meet each weekday (Monday through Friday) from 1:30-4:30 and receive instruction in: drama, art, music and movement or dance.  Each camp is theme oriented.  All activities revolve around a theme.

Camp membership will be limited to 24 campers each.  Each camp will be divided in to two groups of 12. There will be: 1 adult lead teacher, 2 summer intern teachers, and 2 apprentices


Seuss Stories

Ages 5 - 8

July 16- July 20 (1:30pm - 4:30pm)

Tuition: Free of charge for Pineville Residents

Location:  The Hut – 413 Johnston Drive, Pineville NC

How to register:  You must come by the Belle Johnston Community Center to fill out forms and show proof of residency in the form of a photo ID and a recent bill.

Oh the things you can think!  Matthews Playhouse summer camp teachers and our Pineville campers will bring to life our favorite Seuss-y stories like:  Horton Hears a WhoThe Cat in the Hat, and The Lorax.  We'll create our own rhymes, learn Seuss songs, and make Seuss crafts to take home. Each day instruction will include in:

·        Drama (acting out stories from Seuss)

·        Music (singing songs from the musical Seussical)

·        Movement/Dance (putting movement to the story and songs)

·        Art (creating simple Seuss props to reinforce the story.  Example: Cat in the Hat Hat)

On Friday at 4:00 pm parents and friends are invited to the last 30 minutes of camp to see what the campers have been working on.  This is not a performance, but a chance for an audience to see what has happened in camp all week. 

Wizard of Oz

Ages 7- 11

July 30-August 3 (1:30pm - 4:30pm)

Location:  The Hut – 413 Johnston Drive, Pineville NC

Tuition:  Free of charge for Pineville Residents

How to register:  You must come by the Belle Johnston Community Center to fill out forms and show proof of residency in the form of a photo ID and a recent bill.

We will sing the songs from the movie musical The Wizard of Oz and create some scenes from the book as well as the movie. Characters will include: Dorothy, Scarecrow, Tin Man, Cowardly Lion, Toto, The Witch, Munchkins, Winkies and more! Everyone will play a part.

·        Drama (acting out the story)

·        Music (singing songs from the musical The Wizard of Oz)

·        Movement/Dance (putting movement to the story and songs)

·        Art (creating simple Wizard of Oz props to reinforce the story.  Example: witch’s broom, ruby slippers, witch’s hat etc.)

On Friday at 4:00 pm parents and friends are invited to the last 30 minutes of camp to see what the campers have been working on.  This is not a performance, but a chance for an audience to see what has happened in camp all week. 


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It’s a Jungle Out There! Art Camp for ages 3 – 5 years old

Jump with us into this jungle adventure! Bring your best imagination and learn about the rainforest while you create animals, insects, reptiles, flowers and much more. Learn new art techniques and create friendly sloths, toucans, snakes, and piranhas. Find inspiration in the rainforest habitat and its people while you hear about their customs and create a tree house collage. We will have a wild time creating fun art projects, making new friends and playing games!  

Dates:  July 23rd – 26th or August 6th – 9th

Times:  1:30pm – 4:30pm

Cost:  $80 plus $20 materials fee for the 4 days

Location:  The Hut – 413 Johnston Drive

For more information contact:

Michelle de Beus at 704.684.4799 or mdebeus@abrakadoodle.com