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Virtual Summer Camps

Virtual / Online Summer Camps 2021

Summer camps have gone VIRTUAL! This is KidsOutAndAbout.com's week-by-week list of hundreds of online summer camps for 2021 drawn from all over North America, Click on the subject filter to show the topics that interest your kids!

*Remember, the time zone of the camp might not match with the time zone where you live, so make sure to take that into consideration as you're investigating!

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Week of August 22, 2021

Titlesort descending Description
Anime Drawing Camp
Winged Canvas
If you love anime and making fan art, this camp is designed for you!
Digital Art Camp
Winged Canvas
Learn digital art fundamentals, ideal for those who are looking to build on their digital painting skills and learn new techniques!
Watercolour Painting Camp
Winged Canvas
Kids will learn the incredible medium of watercolour, a perfect introduction to painting.
Acrylic Painting Camp
Winged Canvas
Acrylics are awesome for many reasons, and we’re here to discover them all!
Arbor Chess Summer Afternoon weekly camps
Arbor Chess
Each day will be a mix of entertaining instruction and tournament play, including variants. Campers will sometimes be combined, and other times will be grouped by skill level. Camp is open to all school grades regardless of level. Experienced Instructors include Master Tony Nichols, Ray Garrison, Sam Curran and Jack Hauptman. Knowledge Requirement: Each student should know the basic rules of chess. Your child may learn how to play here: https://lichess.org/learn#/
Around the World Summer Virtual Visits
Joseph Brant Museum
Museums of Burlington is pleased to offer 7 weeks of Virtual Visits this summer. Virtual Visits are one hour Zoom sessions featuring live instruction by a Museum Educator who will guide a series of creative, fun, hands-on activities that relate to a theme.
Around the World virtual camp: - With Brouillet Academy
Brouillet Academy
We offer Fantastic virtual French camp programming to children aged 4 to 12 with significant academic components as well as some fun aspects, run by trained and knowledgeable leaders, and on a safe and secure online platform. Our French virtual camps will allow your children to spend quality time with enthusiastic leaders while enhancing their French skills during the holidays! Campers will rotate through a variety of activities including get moving, arts and crafts and board games! Each day will also include a rotation of academic-focused activities (reading, conversation and comprehension). Much-loved skits, songs and imaginary campfire will be included of course! We have also included a snack time so kids can eat in front of their computers and chat with their friends and of course some breaks to stretch their legs and go to the washroom. These camps are designed to be both academic and fun and include tons of opportunities to practice various French Skills and socialize with their peers.
Art Intensives for Teens
Winged Canvas
Art Intensives are camps designed to accelerate learning and creative growth in a short period of time with personal guidance from an Artist Mentor. Each week features a different specialty program and learning theme including Character Design, Digital Painting, Animation, Comics & Manga and more! Summer is the ideal time to learn some serious art skills, create amazing artwork and meet new friends!
Business Builder Kickoff - Ages 7-10
Build a Biz Kids
Have you ever wondered how you can make your own money? Have you ever thought of starting your own business? Look no further because this is the course for you!
Creative Cartooning Camp
Winged Canvas
If you love cartoons and drawing, get ready for an unforgettable week!
Grades 1 and 2 - Zoo Explorers (week-long camp)
Minnesota Zoo
Tromp through the tropics, journey through the grasslands, and “swim” through the oceans to observe animals like real zoologists.
Grades 3 and 4 - Wildlife Agents (week-long camp)
Minnesota Zoo
A crime has been committed! The victim...wildlife! Can you identify the perpetrator? Learn about the problems facing wildlife while learning the skills and tools scientists use to track down suspects. Put on your detective hat and join us.
Grades 5 and 6 - The Climate Challenge (week-long camp)
Minnesota Zoo
Earth’s changing climate is affecting wildlife, from the tropics to the tundra and everywhere in between. Through observations, discussions, and scientific data, determine what changes have already occurred, what might be in store for the future, and how you can make a difference!
Graphic Design 101
Build a Biz Kids
Do you have a favourite brand? Would you love to design their next marketing campaign? In this course you will flex your creativity and eye for design, using real design software.
Humber Arboretum Virtual Nature Camp
Humber Arboretum
Join the education team from the Humber Arboretum for mornings of online nature fun throughout July and August. Aimed at ages 6 to 11, Virtual Nature Camp runs on a weekly basis and promotes curiosity and nature connection with engaging activities that explore each week's theme.
HVCC Kids on Campus Virtual STEM Camps
Hudson Valley Community College
Hudson Valley Community College has been sponsoring programs for children and teens for more than 30 years, enrolling approximately 900 students each year. This week’s virtual camps include: Minecraft Designers, Reality: The Future is Now, YouTube FX Masters
iD Tech Summer Camp- Virtual
iD Tech
Virtual Tech Camps are the perfect way to sharpen your STEM skills and bond with new friends, all online from the comfort of home. With the highest quality remote instruction on the planet, you’ll unlock your brilliance and create an exciting project.
Intro to Gaming with Unity-Csharp
Young Gates- San Francisco
Get introduced to Unity With Csharp
Intro to Python Camp
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Python Coding from this 5 day camp
Java Programming Classes on Weekends
Whizara
Whizara’s Java programming course lays a strong foundation of syntax-based programming, the universally applicable fundamentals of programming and Java programming.
Kids Intro to French Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with French Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to French Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with French Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to French Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with French Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to French Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with French Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to Hindi Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Hindi Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to Hindi Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Hindi Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to Hindi Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Hindi Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to Mandarin Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Mandarin Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to Mandarin Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Mandarin Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to Mandarin Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Mandarin Language from this 5 day camp
Kids Intro to Mandarin Language
Young Gates- San Francisco
Kids started with Mandarin Language from this 5 day camp
Learn Algebra with Spreadsheets on Weekends
Whizara
This unique course introduces students to the basics of algebra by providing them real life data-management experiences using spreadsheets.
Learn Coordinate Geometry with Scratch Programming on Weekends
Whizara
This innovative course introduces students to coordinate geometry and digital platforms
Learn JavaScript Programming on Weekends
Whizara
Whizara’s Introduction to JavaScript programming course introduces students to the fundamentals of browser-based application development
Learn Python Programming on Weekends
Whizara
Whizara’s Introduction to Python Programming course introduces students to the fundamentals of syntax-based programming
Learn Scratch Jr. Programming on Weekends
Whizara
Whizara’s Scratch Junior programming course offers a fun way for young students to learn programming fundamentals
Magical Make and Move
Roseneath Theatre
Program for children between the ages of 5-7. This camp includes a pre-recorded exercise and yoga video, two virtual arts and crafts sessions, and a materials kit.
Make a Slime Start-Up Business
Build a Biz Kids
Do you love playing with slime? Have you always wanted to start your own business? Then this is the course for you! In this 6-session program you’ll get to create your own unique Slime brand, with packaging, logos, pricing, business plan and more!
Master YouTube Content Creation - Online after-school class
Ivy Camps USA
Students will learn how to create digital content responsibly while also producing, editing, and optimizing their videos in a way that generates a following on the YouTube platform
Minnesota Zoo’s Virtual Summer Camp
Minnesota Zoo
Looking for a wild experience for a young learner this summer? Connect with the Minnesota Zoo from anywhere! Our Virtual Summer Camp, designed for students in Pre-K through 6th grade, provides campers with a window into the natural world – connecting them to animals, nature, and the Zoo in a meaningful way. Whether you’re in your backyard, at your cabin, or joining from another state, let the Minnesota Zoo engage your camper with a mix of live, interactive and at-home activities.
ONLINE * Beginner Anime & Manga Art for Teens
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Get an inside look into the exciting world of Anime & Manga Art. Design your own characters in the anime style. Learn how to capture the fundamentals of facial features & anatomy within the Manga, Anime Art tradition culminating in designing your own characters.
ONLINE * Beginner Cartooning for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Learn how to draw cartoon characters in this super beginner’s class. Design your own characters, learn line and form and how to add color- how to construct fun facial features, eyes, hair, costumes. We will study anatomical features learning how to set our figures in action to create story and drama. This class also hones observational skills and drawing skills.
ONLINE * Beginner Drawing & Painting for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
For children who are brand new to the art, this is a fun exploratory class perfect for those who are curious and show a keen interest in the visual arts. In a full class course, students will work on preliminary drawing exercises designed to help ways of seeing & exploration, before moving on to finishing a painting
ONLINE * Beginner Drawing for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Drawing is the most essential tool to have for all the visual arts, the perfect starting point. If your child wants to learn how to draw this class will set you up with the basics
ONLINE * Beginner Procreate Art for Teens
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Learn how to draw, color and manipulate images with digital tools on a tablet & make art on a digital canvas. Students shuffle projects across digital drawing, paintings & designs.
ONLINE * Creative Playtime for Toddlers
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Our fun, engaging online playtime Art Adventure class for Toddlers is hosted by our studio director DM and will include an awesome art project, a story & a sing-song!
ONLINE * Fairytale Story Art Adventure for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Create your own mythical winged characters like Dragons, Unicorns & Fairies- or Hobbits & Goblins & Princesses in this fun Art class inspired by fairytale books.
ONLINE * Foundation Art: Drawing & Painting for Teens
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This class will get beginner students set up with the basics and designed to be both fun & educational. The course will start with preliminary drawing exercises & these will involve studies in still life, techniques in shading, perspective & ways of seeing, how to employ light and shadow. The second half of the course we will turn our drawing studies into a full scale painting.
ONLINE * Free-Form Painting Fun for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Let’s get messy! Children learn how to express themselves & expand their personal choices as they paint freely, using color and texture in this fun class.
ONLINE * How to Draw Superheroes & Monsters for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Create & design your own Superheroes with super powers & awesome Monsters like fire breathing dragons and two headed ghouls! You can draw favorite characters from your favorite cartoons or design you own!
ONLINE * How to Draw your Favorite Anime Characters for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
With the support of a professional Manga Instructor students suggest their favorite Anime character every week to draw. Or you can also choose to design your very own anime character or a self portrait in Anime.
ONLINE * Paint your Favorite Animals: Wild Animal Kingdom & Pets ( for Kids)
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Learn how to paint your favorite animals! Appreciate the animals- the ones we love, the endangered species, your own pets! Pick your favs from Dogs, Pandas, Giraffes, Elephants, Mice, Whales, Cats, Sea Turtles and gorgeous Birds -Beautiful Swans & colorful Parrots & more!
ONLINE * Personal Art Journal & Doodling for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This class provides the chance for children to express their own artistic ideas & expand on their techniques & hone skills with the support of a professional instructor.
ONLINE * Portrait Painting for Advanced Teens
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This class will offer students the opportunity to work on personal portraits through the medium painting. Create gorgeous finished pieces of the ones you love or those who inspire you.
ONLINE * Summer Art Journey for Teens
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Unlock self-expression and learn how to create this Summer with our artistic journey! If you have always wanted to take an art class but don't know where to start or feel intimidated to begin- this super encouraging class will help you get inspired & charged up allowing you to unleash your inner artist.
ONLINE * Summer Painting Adventure for Kids
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This class is an engaging art journey spent with the support of a professional instructor. Join form he comfort & safety of your own home from anywhere in the world!
ONLINE * Traditional Drawing & Illustration for Teens
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This is the perfect introductory class to the important skill of traditional drawing. In just a few weeks-develop confidence working with sketches & devise strong compositions.
ONLINE Artist Inspiration: Master Artist Techniques for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
If you every wondered how Van Gogh did those oh so cool bush techniques, this class is for you. This is a super awesome class where we live demo some artistic techniques & principles made famous by well known artists- past and present.
ONLINE Beginner Drawing Technique for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Drawing is an important skill & the most valuable of all the visual arts. We recommend all artists who are serious about their art to begin with drawing. Its also so useful for design and lots of different media. In this course, we will demo traditional drawing exercises to supply you with all the essentials you need.
ONLINE Creative Playtime * Thursdays
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Our fun, engaging online playtime Art Adventure class for Toddlers is hosted by our studio director DM & will include an awesome art project, a story & a sing-song!
ONLINE Free Form Painting for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Express yourself freely in this relaxing Summer evening course perfect for adventurers or for those who want to take an artistic experience at their own pace.
ONLINE How to Draw Anatomy & Facial Characteristics for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This class is perfect for anyone who has taken our Beginner Drawing Technique class & wants to move on to more complex subject matter- capture people, facial characteristics & anatomy in pencil, charcoals & inks. The human form is exciting to study but many students are intimidated by it, in this class we will put what we have learnt into practice and develop confidence.
ONLINE Introduction to Graphic Novel & Comic Book Art
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This class is designed for teens who love comics and are interested in developing their own style in the graphic novel tradition. Our full class course will provide an introduction into the techniques of storyboarding-incorporating narrative panel-to-panel storytelling, costume & character design.
ONLINE Landscape & Cityscape Painting for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
Turn your favorite landscapes or cityscapes into provocative compositions on canvas. In this fun & educational class, we will explore genre, place & scale & the technique of employing light through color & form. Work from personal subject matter and/ or photos of your favorite places.
ONLINE Oil Painting for Beginners
Creatively Wild Art Studio
If oil painting is new to you- this class is designed for beginners! Through a two-hour live online class, you can learn the essentials & begin creating an original painting using personal subject matter- a picture or photo for inspiration.
ONLINE Portrait Painting for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
With the support of a professional instructor from the comfort of your own home- learn how to devise a dynamic portrait of the one you love, a person, pet or animal that inspires you.
Online Summer Camp with Young People’s Theatre
Young People's Theatre- Toronto
This summer, don’t miss out on all the drama - join us for Young People’s Theatre’s Online Summer Drama Camps! From July 19 – August 27, fun-filled camps will be held online for JK-Gr. 12 for one or two-week sessions, led by an experienced faculty of professional artist educators.
Online Summer Dance Program
Lift Off Special Programming
Our 8-week cultural dance experience runs July 10-September 4 and includes: 2 weekly livestream classes, a library of on-demand classes (play, pause, rewind), DIY dance prop tutorials, and more!
ONLINE Summer Watercolor Painting for Beginners for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
In this relaxing afternoon class learn the essentials & craft of lyrical watercolor painting. Watercolor Painting is a gorgeous skill to have allowing you to create beautiful compositions of your own personal subject matter, with this highly adaptable media.
Preschool/Kindergarten - Where the Wild Things Live (week-long camp)
Minnesota Zoo
Meet a different animal friend each day and discover where the wild things live! Explore the tropical habitat of a snake, underwater world of a shark, and where a raccoon may roam to find home sweet home.
Presentation / Public Speaking Skills Camp
Young Gates- San Francisco
Learn Presentation / Public Speaking Skills
Presentation / Public Speaking Skills Camp
Young Gates- San Francisco
Learn Presentation / Public Speaking Skills
Rooks to Cooks Virtual Summer Cooking Camps
Rooks to Cooks
Rooks to Cooks has got you covered this Summer with delicious & fun Virtual Cooking Camps. Keep children engaged and learning with amazing Weekly or Daily camp options! Kids will eat up the delightful recipes and enjoy interacting with peers online! Small classes taught by Real Chefs! Camps run from June 21 to Aug. 27; Mornings or Afternoons. Ages 7+.
Scratch Programming Classes on Weekends
Whizara
Whizara’s Scratch programming course provides a platform for young learners to explore the unlimited opportunities to create, unlocked by the power of code
Spanish Immersion Summer Camp (Virtual)
Language Kids World
This summer, we will bring the world to your child with our fun, engaging and innovative summer camps! We have helped thousands of children become culturally-aware students, excited about learning another language and culture. Our renowned programs incorporate fun and hands-on activities, art projects, interactive games, music and play and much more!
Start a Magic Toy Business
Build a Biz Kids
Do you love magical fun toys? Have you always wanted to start your own business? Then this is the course for you! In this 6-session program you’ll get to create your own unique Magic Toy Brand, with packaging, logos, pricing, business plan and more!
STEAM Tank Entrepreneurship Camp - VIRTUAL
Challenge Island - Oakland County East
In our STEAM Tank Entrepreneurs program, we’ll take on the world of entrepreneurship, and focus on a different type of business each week, ranging from candy stores to pet shops to holiday stores and more. Each day, we’ll learn about different entrepreneurs and their path to success, and we’ll tackle STEAM challenges related to each day's business. (For ages 5-14, rising K-8th graders)
Still Life Painting for Adults
Creatively Wild Art Studio
This course will teach students how to realize provocative compositions of everyday objects, learn how to employ color & light to change the point of view of the viewer. The way we look at things is important, the perspective, and where we place the object within our composition, we will encourage students to embrace their own choices.
Summer Art Camp for Kids & Tweens
Winged Canvas
Kids will learn how to draw their favourite anime, design original characters, sharpen up their painting skills, and learn digital art techniques! Try our online synchronous learning model designed for kids & tweens, and don’t miss out on the creative fun!
Summer Astronomy Camp I
Look Up to the Stars
Looking for a Fun Summer Camp done Virtually, well this one's Out of this World! With our Summer Astronomy Camp I, children ages 4-11 can be inspired to think big, dream big, and to foster curiosity about an enormous universe in which the boundaries appear unlimited. The spark of interest often ignites in young minds where the abc's of the universe are brought to light.
Summer Astronomy Camp II
Look Up to the Stars
Looking for a Fun Summer Camp done Virtually, well this one's Out of this World! With our Summer Astronomy Camp II, children ages 12-17 can be inspired to think big, dream big, and to foster curiosity about an enormous universe in which the boundaries appear unlimited. The spark of interest often ignites in young minds where the abc's of the universe are brought to light.
Summer Camp @ CREATE!- Virtual
CREATE Arts Center - Silver Spring , MD
Join us for ONSITE and ONLINE art adventures from June 14th through August 28th! When school is out for the summer, art is in at CREATE! Each week of summer camp will bring new art adventures. Our experienced teaching artists inspire creativity by teaching a variety of art-making techniques, and by exploring the styles of artists to help our campers draw inspiration for their own artwork. The week-long sessions allow for both multi-day and single-day projects, giving our campers the opportunity to work with a variety of materials, including watercolor and tempera paints, clay, plaster, oil pastels, and more. At the end of the week, each child will go home with a portfolio filled with original artwork! Project types include pottery, sculpture, drawing, painting, cartooning, collage, mixed media and more!
Summer Circuits at Brooklyn Robot Foundry- Online
Brooklyn Robot Foundry
Join us online this summer for hands-on robot-building fun! Our programs are a wonderful mix of creativity, engineering, movement and silliness that are easy on parents and super fun for kids!
Summer Photo Camp (Virtual Edition) from Atwater Photo Workshops - Los Angeles, CA
Atwater Photo Camp - Los Angeles, CA
2021 is shaping up to be a great year! Spring and Summer dates are set for enrollment, with all new games and activities to build skills with camera, light and storytelling. All of which are designed to challenge the way we see. Who are you? Who do you want to be in 2021? Virtual Camp will definitely run for the rest of the year, and we have our fingers crossed for in-person camp beginning as early as summer. Join us from wherever you are, and we’ll do it together. Ready?
Textile Center's Kit Camp
Textile Center of Minnesota
Join us over Zoom as we explore the world of fiber art!
Virtual Broadway Bound Summer Camp 2021
Broadway Bound Children's Theatre
Broadway Bound offers Musical Theatre Summer Camps Every Summer! We offer 10-11 weeks of camps from June to August of full acting, singing, and dancing that will end with a performance! Kids ages 5 to 18 work together to produce a small show featuring music from some of their favorites, including Hamilton, Moana, and more! What you can expect from our virtual summer camps: 1. Daily 180 minute rehearsals via Zoom 2. Access to recorded materials to practice along with outside of rehearsal 3. A packet of crafts/activities that will be available for download or pickup at Broadway Bound Offices (using social distancing/curbside pick up measures) 4. A streamed performance for all to watch!
Virtual Playgroup
Generation Connection
Join our playgroup for some fun with friends! We will read stories, make crafts, and play games!
Virtual Summer Camps 2021 - With Brouillet Academy
Brouillet Academy
We offer Fantastic virtual French camp programming to children aged 4 to 12 with significant academic components as well as some fun aspects, run by trained and knowledgeable leaders, and on a safe and secure online platform. Our French virtual camps will allow your children to spend quality time with enthusiastic leaders while enhancing their French skills during the holidays! Campers will rotate through a variety of activities including get moving, arts and crafts and board games! Each day will also include a rotation of academic-focused activities (reading, conversation and comprehension). Much-loved skits, songs and imaginary campfire will be included of course! We have also included a snack time so kids can eat in front of their computers and chat with their friends and of course some breaks to stretch their legs and go to the washroom. These camps are designed to be both academic and fun and include tons of opportunities to practice various French Skills and socialize with their peers.
Virtual Summer Camps at Pacific Science Center
Pacific Science Center - Seattle
Camps for Curious Minds’ Tech Camps are going virtual! Get ready for hands-on experiences this summer from the comfort of your home. Each day features different activities to help your camper gain tech and programming skills, as well as ways to connect with other campers in this digital format. Group sizes are kept small and led virtually by two educators so that these at-home experiences are interactive and engaging. Virtual Tech Camps also include an at-home supply kit to ensure your camper has all the materials they need!
Virtual Summer Cooking Camp
The Chef Upstairs
Our Virtual Summer Cooking Camp is sure to inspire your child's inner chef. Take a virtual tour around the world and prepare dinner for your family every night! Hands-on to get kids comfortable in the kitchen and try new foods, all while encouraging their creativity
WIZE Computing Academy - Online Summer Camp
Wize Computing Academy
Online Coding and Robotics Summer Camps in July & August for children age 6 to 14 years. These week-long programs teach a range of technological and engineering skills through hands-on activities. Students are taught to their ability, registrants in multiple weeks will be given new challenges each week.