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An independent K-8 Episcopal day school five miles from the heart of Austin

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June Camps for Thinkers, Makers, Artists, & Athletes

Dip your toes into summer with Camp Trinity, June 4-8 and June 11-15. Our dynamic camp offerings span STEAM, theme, adventure, design, sport and more! Customize your camp experience with half-day and full-day options for kids entering grades K-8.  All camps take place on our 21 acre campus in West Lake Hills, five miles from downtown Austin.  Friday’s include Splash Bash, an all-camp social with inflatable waterslides. $260 per camp, or $470 for full day.

 

Session 1: June 4-8

Session 1: June 4-8

 

Morning Camps
9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


Inventors Workshop
 

Grades K-1  |  Instructor: Evan Jackson  |  10-20 campers
In this workshop camp, each day will bring a new challenge for our inventors. We’ll problem-solve, create, test, tinker, make, break, and build our inventions. Flex your brain and get your hands dirty in this fun workshop.


Cool Chemistry 2.0
Grades 1-3  |  Instructor: Jean Davis  |  8-15 campers

Learn chemical creations that are out of this world! Bouncing bubbles, chemical color changes, non-Newtonian solids, and potions large and small -- you’ll try your hand at many fun chemistry experiments that you can then take home to enjoy.


American Girl Dolls of Trinity

Grades 1-4  |  Instrutor: Suzi Herrington  |  8-25 campers
Join us for a fun-filled week of activities with your American Girl Dolls! There is so much to do—like tea parties, photo shoots, solving mysteries, adventurous expeditions, fashion shows, and jewelry entrepreneurship. 


Wake Up and Go Camp
Grades 1-4  |  Instructors: Sheila Latkowski & Mindy Gillingwater  |  8-35 campers
Wake up and come as you are! No need to take off your pajamas and we’ll be making breakfast. Our activities include games, creating cool key chains, friendship bracelets, painting on canvas, going on a scavenger hunt, making s’mores and rice crispy treats, and a dance party.   


Fun in the Sun

Grades 1-5  |  Instructor: TJ Hendricks  |  8-30 campers
An action packed, fun-filled week of games and sports for kids who love to be active with group games such as, jailbreak, cannon ball run, spy-spy general, and capture the flag. We’ll also play sports such as, soccer, hockey, tennis, basketball and many other favorites!


How to Survive a Zombie Attack!

Grades 2-6  |  Instructors: Flavia Gaskin & Sarah Horan  |  10-24 campers
…with good humor and proper training, of course! This fun-filled yet skill-driven camp will challenge campers to make decisions, improve their tactical planning abilities and work collaboratively to escape and outsmart the zombies! 


Camp Namaste
Grades 3-8  |  Instructor: Estefania Romero  |  6-12 campers
Join this magical journey filled with poses, arts and crafts, fun music, games, mindful breathing and meditation. Students will have fun while learning the fundamentals of yoga and mindfulness in a non-judgmental space, where they will be encouraged to be themselves.

 

Afternoon Camps 
1 - 4:30 p.m. 


Cooking Up a Story
Grades K-1  |  Instructor: Suzi Herrington  |  8-17 campers
During this fun filled week, campers will throw on their chef’s hats and jump into their favorite books to create yummy treats based on classic children’s literature.  In between cooking and reading, campers will explore these tales through art, music and other fun adventures.


Extreme Art

Grades 1-5  |  Instructor: Meg Renwick  |  8-24 campers
Summer is the perfect time to go outside and make messes! Let’s do the things we wouldn’t normally do in art class: make exploding chalk art; paint with spray guns; and pour paint like Jackson Pollock. We’re all about messy artists, fantastic doodlers, and creative geniuses…just like you! 


Wet & Wild Water Camp

Grades 1-5  |  Instructor: Sheila Latkowski  |  8-35 campers
Escape the Texas heat and have a blast with friends! We play water dodgeball, water kickball, splash in the sprinklers and pools, water balloons relay race, and compete in activities all involving water. We’ll also make our own specialized tie-dye shirts.


Escape Trinity! A Breakout Camp

Grades 3-8  |  Instructor: Karyn Rayburn  |  10-20 campers
This isn’t your average camp experience. With different themes each day that follow unique storylines, campers need to escape by cracking codes, solving puzzles and following clues. Part problem solving, part adrenaline, lots of teamwork and endless fun.

 



Session 2: June 11-15

Session 2: June 11-15

 

Morning Camps
9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


All About Legos

Grades K-2  |  Instructors: Abbie McCary & Andrea MacKenzie  |  8-30 campers
We can build kingdoms, cities, worlds, and life size versions of ourselves! We can make Lego-shaped crayons and Lego characters out of playdough. We can compete in building competitions and we can watch the Lego movie in our pajamas!


Every Day's a Holiday

Grades 1-4  |  Instructors: Emma Verrill & Christiana Harris  |  8-30 campers
In this camp, we celebrate a different holiday each day of the week. We’ll start with Valentine’s Day, hop on over to Easter, send a salute to the 4th of July, scare up a Halloween treat, and cozy into Christmas. We’ll dress up, make crafts, decorate sweet treats, and celebrate each holiday with gusto.


Fun in the Sun

Grades 1-3  |  Instructor: TJ Hendricks  |  8-30 campers
An action packed, fun-filled week of games and sports for kids who love to be active with group games such as, jailbreak, cannon ball run, spy-spy general, and capture the flag. We’ll also play sports such as, soccer, hockey, tennis, basketball and many other favorites!


Nerf Dart Battle & Light Saber Camp

Grades 2-7  |  Instructor: Mark Richards  |  10-34 campers
Padawans will engage in Nerf launcher battles, light saber duels, games and activities throughout our campus. Our fun competitive challenges highlight teamwork, communication, strategy, movement, and safe play. The week will culminate in a Galaxy Olympics.


Coach Jackson's Basketball Camp

Grades 3-4  |  Instructor: Evan Jackson  |  15-30 campers
Our young athletes will improve their basketball skills with drills focused on shooting, dribbling, passing, rebounding, and defense.  We’ll have fun competitions and challenges that foster teamwork and emphasize the fun in playing basketball. 


Write the Page, Take the Stage

Grades 3-5  |  Instructors: Cassadie Petersen & Jordan Williams  |  8-16 campers
Become a playwright and a performer as you craft imaginative stories and comedic skits. Bring them to life using creative drama, improv, and songwriting techniques. Camp will culminate with a variety show of our original work.   


Afternoon Camps 
1 - 4:30 p.m. 


Kindergarten Camping Adventure

Grade K  |  Instructor: Jennifer Dugan  |  8-20 campers
Come circle ‘round the kindergarten “camp fire” and join the summertime fun—painting with marshmallows, camping themed yoga stretches, a scavenger hunt, making S’more trail mix, and daily adventures with our DIY binoculars and star gazers.  


Mad Scientist

Grades 1-2  |  Instructor: Evan Jackson  |  10-20 campers
We’ll dive deep into the world of science, through our many experiments slime concoctions and rocket launches. Each day we will experience something and take part in hands-on activities. 


Super Soaker Spectacular

Grades 1-4  |  Instructors: Anna Jones & Kat Hyde  |  12-26 campers
Discover “drip, drip, drop,” sprinkler four square, water balloon baseball, and more at the Summer Soaker Spectacular!  From water color art projects to lively water games, we’ll splash and play all day long. Don’t miss your chance to beat the heat! 


Extreme Art

Grades 1-5  |  Instructor: Meg Renwick  |  8-24 campers
Summer is the perfect time to go outside and make messes! Let’s do the things we wouldn’t normally do in art class: make exploding chalk art; paint with spray guns; and pour paint like Jackson Pollock. We’re all about messy artists, fantastic doodlers, and creative geniuses…just like you! 


Welcome to Hogwarts

Grades 3-5  |  Instructors: Emma Verrill & Jordan Williams  |  12-30 campers
Your letter from Hogwarts has arrived. Find out which house you’ll be sorted into and take lessons in Potions, Defense Against the Dark Arts and more! We’ll make Butter Beer, taste test Bertie Bott’s Every Flavor Jelly Beans, and compete in the Wizard Dual Challenge. See you at Hogwarts!


Desserts! A Dessert-Making & Decorating Camp

Grades 4-8  |  Instructor: Leticia Cavazos  |  8-15 campers
In this camp, we will learn how to make a variety of bake-free desserts, ranging from fruity pebble sushi to mermaid ice cream to gluten-free delectables.  We will also learn the basics of decorating.  No previous cooking or baking experience is required – and, you get to take home everything you make!

 

 


Contact

All camps located at Trinity Episcopal School in West Lake Hills, just 5 miles from downtown Austin. Please contact Rory Hearse for more information.
 

Rory Hearse
Director of Auxiliary Programs
Trinity Episcopal School
3901 Bee Cave Road, Austin, Texas 78746
512.472.9525 

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