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2016 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 Coder Do Jo
  • 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, hip hop dance, and nutritional tips from the American Dairy Association
  • Envision their future through an investment challenge facilitated by Purdue University’s College of Agriculture
  • Express themselves through culinary classes, spoken word, and creative art
  • Be an entrepreneur and develop a business model

When:
June 13 – July 8
Monday – Friday
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
(Closed July 4th)

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

Cost:
$125 per week
Plus $25 registration fee

Camp Registration will open on March 1, 2016.

Register

Read about all four exciting weeks of camp!

Week 1
Strong
June 13 – June 17Build 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 20 – June 24Discover 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 reading and being a community leader.
Week 3
Bold
June 27 – July 1
Discover your inner beauty and boost your self-esteem.Bring out your inner chef.Define beauty on your own terms.Get fit through hip hop dance.
Week 4
Inspired
July 4 – July 8 Exhibit your personal talents and showcase your inner beauty.Learn how to define beauty on your terms.Learn about the various forms of art.Learn about amazing local women. 

(Camp closed July 4)

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                    Tuesday, March 1, 2016
  • Complete scholarship applications due            Friday, April 22, 2016
  • Scholarship awards announced                       Monday, June 13, 2016
  • Camp Begins                                                    Monday, June 13, 2016
  • Camp Concludes                                              Friday, July 8, 2016 (Closed July 4th)

FAQ QUESTIONS?: Review our summer camp frequently asked questions for details about our 2016 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!