Week Two Camps - June 19-23, 2017

TWIST – a STEMsational Summer Enrichment Camp for Girls!Duke-Energy-Logo-4c.jpg

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Today’s Women in STEM Tomorrow (TWIST) is an exciting, hands-on exploration of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) for girls in 6th – 8th grades. The TWIST summer camp is a fun-filled week of indoor and outdoor science adventures! Explore a natural habitat and get up close and personal with some of the native residents who share our big backyard; uncover the boundless possibilities of the digital world; discover the power of electricity and other sources of energy; and test your wits against the tallest trees in The Woods.

This fun, five day camp will be packed with activities, field trips and special guests, with special information for girls who are interested in STEM careers. You won’t want to miss TWIST!

Camp Information:

9:00 am – 4:00 pm  (8:45 arrival, 4:15 pm pickup)
Open to girls starting 6th – 8th grade as of September 2017
Cost: $225.00

Equestrian Camp for Intermediate Riders

Day camp for girls and boys entering grades 3-12

Building from the beginner equine camp, campers will work on more advanced techniques and form. They will need to know how to saddle and mount the horse without assistance as well as walk, trot and canter.

Camp Information:

9:00 am – 4:00 pm  (8:45 arrival, 4:15 pm pickup)
Cost: $250.00

Equestrian Camp for Advanced Riders

Day camp for girls and boys entering grades 3-12

Receive one-on-one instruction in specific areas of interest, trouble shoot areas for improvement, get ready for show season, learn a number of different aspects of the equine industry and learn the importance of form to function for horse owners. Campers must bring their own horse for this advanced rider camp.

Camp Information:

9:00 am – 4:00 pm  (8:45 arrival, 4:15 pm pickup)
Cost: $300.00

Photography/Photoshop Camp

Day camp for girls and boys entering grades 6-9

Learn photography techniques, tips and tricks. Benefit from the beautiful SMWC campus and natural environment to capture some amazing photographs. Campers are required to bring their own cameras for this camp. (Any cameras such as point and shoot or DSLRs will be fine; please no film cameras)

Camp Information:

9:00 am – 4:00 pm  (8:45 arrival, 4:15 pm pickup)
Cost: $185.00

Drum Camp

Day camp for girls and boys entering grades 7-12

Campers must bring their own drum set and be able to read and play quarter notes, 8th and 16th notes and triplets. During this hands-on camp, music styles including rock, funk, Latin, jazz, Afro Cuban, Brazilian, Rudimental and improv will be covered. Students will learn from faculty who have performed all over the United States and Canada as well as performed and recorded with national acts on Billboard Top 100. Campers will learn songs, compositions and play with a bass player and rhythm section and ensemble. Students will perform a concert at the end of camp as a solo and ensemble. Enrollment is limited.

Sponsored by: Vic Firth, Pintech, Paiste and Regal Tip.

Camp Information:

9:00 am – 4:00 pm  (8:45 arrival, 4:15 pm pickup)
Cost: $225.00


Enrollment is limited. Registration deadline is May 26, 2017.
Registration will open March 20.

For questions, contact Debbie Fell at (812) 535-5277 or debbie.fell(at)smwc.edu.