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Arts Camp: The Art of Nature
Get ready to paint, move, play, and explore! With two sessions offered each summer, Arts Camp: The Art of Nature is a week-long immersive summer day camp that will bring out the science- and nature-loving artist in your child. Designed for students entering grades 1-6 in the fall of 2020, this uniquely comprehensive arts camp allows students to experience dance, theatre, and visual art through an environmental scope. Registration will open February 10.
Updated Dates: Week 1: July 20-24, 2020 Week 2: August 10-14, 2020
Delve into childhood favorites through ballet, scenic and costume design, craft-making, music study and choreography. A special visit from a Milwaukee Ballet dancer and musician are the star-studded highlights of the week! Students share their accomplishments in a mini-performance on the last day and bring home their creations.
10% off registrations received by April 20 with code SUMMER10
Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy
Brookfield Academy Summer Days
Join the fun! Brookfield Academy's Summer Days program runs June 8-July 31 and offers nearly 200 classes in a variety of subjects for any students ages 3-18. Whether it’s making tasty treats, creating with code, or playing a favorite sport – Summer Days has something for everyone! Please visit our website to register and for ongoing updates.
New friends, positive values, personal growth, great adventures, and outrageous fun are the foundations of the Anokijig experience. Campers choose from a HUGE variety of activities to customize their adventure, including Horses! Built upon the values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility, Anokijig provides a safe and enriching overnight, summer camp experience.
Weekly Sessions (Sunday - Saturday). June 14 - August 15, 2020
Early Bird Discount now through Feb. 29th, 2020. Prices increase March 1, 2020. Register Today!
At Camp Kindred we focus on building friendships across lines of racial and economic difference, and we have tons of fun along the way! Under the guidance of some of the best role models in Milwaukee, at a 1:4 ratio, campers will choose between countless activities like rock climbing, crafts, canoeing, swimming, archery, drama, and more, all the while building self-esteem, empathy, and meaningful and enduring friendships.
The Premier Day Camp of the Northshore! Two field trip per week plus weekly Specials. Incomparable Child/Staff ratios. Full day camp offered Monday- Friday 7AM-6PM. Camp M is the perfect experience for building lifelong memories for your child.
Camp Odayin provides medically safe and emotionally supportive camp experiences for young people with heart disease. Children benefit from connecting with other young people who may share similar health, emotional, and social concerns. Our 2020 summer camp will be online and we are providing technology assistance to families if needed. All campers will receive a “camp in a box” which includes a camp t-shirt, fun goodies, themed costume accessories and more! The deadline to register is June 3.
Camp Vertical & Camp Zoom are faith based day camps offered at Elmbrook Church campuses. Kids from age 4 to those entering 6th grade in the fall will experience a high-energy, fast paced, fun environment. Cost for camp is $129 weekly with extended care offered at an additional cost.
DSHA High School, 4257 N. 100th St., Milwaukee, WI 53222
Danceworks Summer Creative Arts Camps
Danceworks has planned an abbreviated version of our popular summer creative arts camps beginning mid-July. Although we will be offering fewer camps, our team of professional arts educators will deliver the same high-quality arts programming we have been offering for over 25 years. Exploration, creativity, and play are needed now more than ever! Danceworks is dedicated to helping students see the world through their own imagination. We hope you will join us this summer! Please note: Danceworks faculty has extensive experience in addressing a wide range of skills and abilities within a classroom. Our revised schedule will also consolidate ages and each camp will be appropriate for ages 5-11, with the exception of one camp ages 3-4.
Ebenezer's STEAM-N Summer Program is all about inspiring our next generation of inventors, innovators and leaders to: Question things like a scientist; Design like a technologist; Build like an engineer; Create like an artist; Deduce like a mathematician; and Play like a kid.
At our Oak Creek, Southside Milwaukee, Downtown Milwaukee, and West Allis/Wauwatosa Centers
First Stage Theater Academy
First Stage Theater Academy, the nation’s leading high-impact theater training program for young people, is offering some of its Summer Academy programs virtually this summer, with classes beginning Monday, June 15, 2020. Limited in-person classes will also be offered at the Milwaukee Youth Arts Center beginning July 6, 2020. Both virtual and in-person classes will follow First Stage’s curriculum of Acting, Musical Theater, Improvisation and more led by professional theater artists, fostering life skills through stage skills. Classes are available for students entering grades K3 – 12 this fall.
Jump Start Clinics are five consecutive 30-minute lessons at the same time with the same instructor. They are a quick and easy way to get children swim ready or progressing toward their next swim level...all while learning how to be safer in and around the water.
Mention MKE with Kids and we will waive your registration fee.
Goldfish Swim School Brookfield
Lakefield Farm Horsemanship Week
Horsemanship Week is more than a summer camp, it’s an experience your child will treasure for a lifetime! Weeklong sessions offer up-close, hands-on time in the company of horses. Your child will learn basics of riding, horse care, feeding and grooming.
Our camps offer personalized instruction from Professional Milwaukee Wave players, coaches and other highly qualified instructors that sets us apart from the rest. Whatever your soccer needs might be, rest assured that the Milwaukee Wave’s Summer Camps are right for you! Choose from dozens of camps in many locations throughout southeast Wisconsin and come play with the Pros this summer!
MSOE offers a number of programs for K - 12 students to explore everything from artificial intelligence and robots through nursing. High school residential programs (https://www.msoe.edu/academics/high-school-programs/summer-programs-at-msoe/) along with K-12 day camp options are available (https://www.msoe.edu/academics/stem-community-programs/middle-school-programs/). Visit us or contact for more information!
College coaches, local professional coaches and student athletes ensure that MSOE sports camps provide a myriad of perspectives and experiences for young athletes to embrace the joy of sport. Camps include soccer, hockey, basketball, volleyball, and more.
Mathnasium will transform your child’s summer with a balance of constructive learning and fun. We help kids avoid the academic “summer slide” and give them an edge for the next school year…and beyond! Early Bird Pricing is available before May 31. Power up your child in math this summer!
Early Bird Special: Enroll by May 31, 2020 for $100 OFF your child's Mathnasium membership!
7 Greater Milwaukee Locations
Milestones Camp M and Summer M Day Camps
The Premier Day Camps of the Northshore! Full day camp offered Monday- Friday 7AM-6PM at convenient locations in Shorewood Whitefish Bay and Fox Point. Two field trip per week plus weekly Specials. Incomparable Child/Staff ratios. Exciting programming with a Steam emphasis integrated that is also developmentally appropriate and most of all fun. Please check our different field trips that vary by age that range from the Zoo to Noah’s Ark, Bay Beach Amusement Park to Mt. Olympus, Green Meadows Farm to Overnight Campouts!
Official baseball/softball camps of the Brewers in locations throughout the Milwaukee area and beyond. 8th year of these terrific week-long camps that combine 30 hours of pro-grade instruction with unforgettable Brewers experience. Full uniform, 4 tickets, VIP trip to Miller Park AND meet a current player and coach. Nothing else like it. Camps will sell out. Register soon!
Milwaukee Bucks Summer Camps presented by the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network provide a fun and team-oriented environment for boys and girls ages 7 to 15. Each participant will receive a basketball, performance tee a ticket to a 2020-21 Bucks home game and much more!
Milkmen coaches and players invite you to experience the fun and excitement of Milkmen Baseball this summer. Boys & girls will learn the fundamentals through one-on-one and group instruction led by Milkmen Manager Anthony Barone. Plus, practice and play at our award-winning ballpark, Milkmen Stadium and The Rock Sports Complex!
Camp 1: June 30 & July 1 | Camp 2: July 13 & 14 | Camp 3: August 11 & 12
Milwaukee Milkmen Stadium 7035 S Ballpark Drive Franklin 53132
Milwaukee Montessori School Summer Camp
Open for Summer 2020! Milwaukee Montessori School offers summer camps for kids who are interested in Robotics, Game Design, Fine Arts, Culinary Arts, Sports, Field trips and more. Half or full-day camps feature a wide range of activities to ensure that campers are busy and happy! Specialty Camps, Montessori Camps, Virtual Camps, and full-day childcare options available.
At MYC we teach students to learn to sail in a fun and safe environment. We offer beginner, intermediate, and advanced sailing instruction. On-the-water time is supplemented with classroom learning and team-building activities on land. For your child's safety and comfort, they must know how to swim. We offer seven one-week sessions. Students may register for multiple weeks.
Seven One-Week Sessions Beginning June 15 - August 10
1700 North Lincoln Memorial Drive, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Nature's Farm Camp at Angelic Organics Learning Center
Kids help run the farm for a week - engaged with animals, great food and outdoor adventure. At Farm Camp, kids immerse themselves in the rhythms of life on a working farm, forming deeper connections to the land, animals, food, and each other.
Lancers Day Camp and Adventure Camp have been canceled. Academic OPS summer school program is scheduled for July 5 - August 1. Whether the goal is to recover course credit or gain an advantage heading into the next school year, students will gain confidence in their chosen subject in a small class setting mentored by our caring faculty. In addition, outdoor activities are planned dependent on COVID-19 restrictions. Day or Boarding tuition options available. For details and to apply, visit
Lynden Sculpture Garden 2145 W. Brown Deer Rd. Milwaukee, WI 53217
Summer EXPLORE! provides learning and social opportunities for boys from all schools. Camps are available in STEM, History, Finance, German, Visual Arts, Drums, Multi-discipline (Academics/Arts/Athletics) and Sports. Programs are taught by current faculty, staff and coaches with the same excellence that is the hallmark of a Marquette High education. Come experience the Marquette High community!
Summer I.D.E.A.S. at University School of Milwaukee
In lieu of in-person camps, this summer, we are offering online courses for students in first through twelfth grade. Our programs will provide students from the Milwaukee area the opportunity to engage with our USM and Summer I.D.E.A.S. faculty in weekly synchronous lessons focused on math, literacy and enrichment experiences. Additionally, our Summer Institute for Academic Advancement courses will enable students to take University School of Milwaukee courses for-credit in condensed two- or three-week sessions. If you have any questions about our programs, please contact the Summer Programs office at or 414.540.3350.
Summer I.D.E.A.S. at University School of Milwaukee
Families in greater Milwaukee choose Summer I.D.E.A.S. at USM for the enrichment, academic, and athletic opportunities we offer children age 3 through grade 12. Children develop new skills and friendships while enjoying the fun and excitement summer brings. We provide a diversity of classes with flexible scheduling. Learn more today!
Summer Music Camps | Wisconsin Conservatory of Music
Kids will have a blast singing & playing at three exciting music camps, taught by the Conservatory’s award-winning faculty: Jazz Camp (6/22 – 6/26), Chamber Music Camp (7/6 – 7/10), & Summer Music Institute (6-22 – 7/2 | Only $45 for City of Milwaukee residents). Beginning & advanced students welcome!
Open to students in Pre-K through 12th Grade, Summer on the Prairie offers unmatched opportunities to create, discover, and grow — all on our beautiful campus along the shores of Lake Michigan. Taught by Prairie’s expert faculty, our camps and workshops provide hands-on activities in a creative, enriching environment.
Camp is still on! Swift Nature Camp, Boys & Girls 6-17 Campers are bright, curious and creative children with a passion for nature and the outdoors. Exciting adventures promote confidence and independence. Our #1st Time Camper Program is a nurturing program for first-time, offering additional staff to that overcome homesickness and build confidence.
Save $339 off of Discovery Camp Our special Discovery Camp is a nurturing program for first-time overnight campers, offering additional staff to provide support and encouragement to overcome homesickness and build confidence. The program welcomes no more than 50 first-time campers, and the special attention that this intimate group receives is the reason that more than 92% of them wish to return.
URJ Olin-Sang-Ruby Union Institute
Camp has been cancelled this year. Check back for more information about Summer 2021!