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2015 Girls Inc. Summer Day Camp

The Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis Day Camp  is an affordable four-week program that focuses on the words in our mission statement – strong, smart, bold, and inspire. Our summer camp is designed to inspire girls, ages 6-14, by challenging them mentally, enhancing their physical ability, promoting creativity, and encouraging them to take risks. Summer camp includes hands-on activities and a friendly all-girl environment. Girls will:

  • Discover their inner scientist by participating in activities provided by Engineering Kids
  • Explore their artistic talents with Indianapolis Art Center
  • Define beauty on their own terms and uncover what isn’t real in advertising, reality TV, and magazines
  • Learn about engineering from the experts of the National Association of Women in Construction
  • Get fit with classes in ZUMBA, martial arts, and nutrition
  • Envision their future during a college tour of the Indiana State University campus
  • Express themselves through creative writing, hip hop dance, and stepping
  • Be an entrepreneur and develop a business model

When:
June 15 – July 10
Monday – Friday
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
(Closed July 3rd)

Where:
Vision Academy
1751 E Riverside Dr.
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Cost:
$100 per week*
Plus $25 registration fee

Register for summer day camp!

Registration begins
February 27!

Read about all four exciting weeks of camp!

Week 1
Strong
June 15 – June 19

Build your athletic abilities.

Learn basic tips and techniques to
keep you safe.

Participate in fun ways to exercise.

Be inspired by nutrition and healthy
living.

 Week 2
Smart
June 22 – June 26

Discover your inner scientist.

Learn how to code with
Coder Do Jo.

Explore careers in construction
with hands-on learning activities.

Be creative and inspired by crafty ideas.

Week 3
Bold
June 29 – July 2

Discover your inner beauty and boost your
    self-esteem.

Learn what it takes to be a good friend.

Participate in fun and innovative
engineering activities.

Week 4
Inspired
July 6 – July 10

Exhibit your personal talents and
showcase your inner beauty.

Explore a campus on a college visit.

Learn about the various forms of art.

Learn about amazing local women.  

Girls Inc. summer camp offers:

  • Trained, enthusiastic staff.
  • Age-appropriate programs and activities.
  • Weekly field trips.
  • Breakfast, lunch, and snack provided daily.
  • T-shirt included.
  • Friendly, girls only environment.
  • Limited scholarship assistance for families who qualify.  

  Important Dates

  • Summer camp registration begins                    Friday, February 27, 2015
  • Complete scholarship applications due            Thursday, April 16, 2015
  • Scholarship awards announced                       Friday, April 24, 2015
  • Camp Begins                                                    Monday, June 15, 2015
  • Camp Concludes                                              Friday, July 10, 2015

FAQ QUESTIONS?: Review our summer camp frequently asked questions for details about our 2015 day camp.

Read about last year’s camp and view photos from the entire summer.

 

If you have any questions please email summercamp@girlsincindy.org.

Help a girl become strong, smart, and boldSM by sponsoring or contributing to a scholarship to send her to a Girls Inc. summer camp!