Summer is here! Well not technically, but school’s out so that’s good enough for us.  For those of you making last minute plans, we’ve got details on some summer camps that you may not be familiar with. All are located right here in Medina County. Don’t let those kids get stir crazy. Keep their brains and bodies busy at camp! Already booked up for summer? Keep these awesome Medina County summer camps in mind for next year.

Country Life Kids Camp

Where?: 7003 West Smith Road in Medina
When?: June 6- August 12 2016, Mon-Fri 9am – 4pm
Age Range: 5-12 years old
Cost: Daily, Weekly and All Summer Rates can be viewed on their website. Discounts available for siblings.

Country Life Kids Camp is more than just an athletic performance day camp that integrates and instills positive character traits with Christian values. Country Life Kids Camp is a unique day camp which offers sports instruction, athletic performance training, team building challenges, hands-on science activities, a young naturalist program, academic enrichment and good old fashion summer camp fun rolled into one! Our focus is the development of the whole person and is encouraged through a supportive atmosphere of academic excellence, athletic achievement, and a variety of core character beliefs that support what your children are learning at home. Our mission is to prepare our youth for the future by instilling in them character, values, leadership, and a moral compass by which to lead their lives.

How To Register: Visit the registration page: Country Life Kids Camp Registration
Questions? Visit www.countrylifekidscamp.com or reach Country Life Kids Camp by Email: [email protected], or Phone 330-723-5532

Discover Camp

Where?: Medina Community Recreation Center
When?: May 31 – August 12 8am-5pm
Age Range: 5-14 years old
Cost: $155-$225 per week

The Medina Community Recreation Center offers a fun day camp for ages 5 through 14. You can sign up for a particular week or weeks or the whole summer. Each week is a different theme with an awesome field trip, summer reading program, swimming, enrichment, games and fun for your child. Discounts for multiple weeks and multiple children. Field trips include trips to COSI, Kalahari Resort, Nautica Queen, Aquarium, Skyzone and lots more.

How To Register: Visit the Medina Recreation Center, 855 Weymouth Road. More information available at www.medinarec.org
Questions? Contact Maureen Dowell by email [email protected] or phone 330-721-6900

Camp Invention

Where?: Hickory Ridge Elementary in Brunswick
When?: June 6-10, 8:00am-2:30pm
Age Range: Grades 1-5
Cost: $230
Don’t miss out on a summer filled with creativity, exploration, innovation and most importantly FUN! Come to Camp Invention and discover the science of slime, create and personalize a solar powered cricket and find out what makes things MOVE! It’s going to be epic!

How To Register: Visit www.campinvention.org to register
Questions? Visit campinvention.org for more information

Bricks 4 Kidz LEGO® Summer Camps

Where?: 961 North Court St in Medina
When?: Monday – Friday 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM (June 6th – August 5th, 2016)
Age Range: 4-14 years old
Cost: $180 full-week or $35 Single Camp

Bricks 4 Kidz camps are a fresh and fun way for kids to spend their summer breaks! Children will have a blast using LEGO® Bricks to build uniquely designed motorized models, play games and explore the world of engineering, architecture, robotics and movie-making. Each themed camp offers hours of LEGO® building instruction with our trained, screened staff, a Bricks 4 Kidz t-shirt and a custom mini figure to take home. Some themes include Minecraft, Galaxy Far Away, Super Hero Academy, Bricks 4 Girlz, Arcade Games, Amusement Parks, and more! Jr. Engineer camps are for ages 4-5, Action Camps are for ages 6-12 and technology camps are for ages 9-14. Camps are located at the Medina Creativity Center and in other NE Ohio mobile locations.

How To Register: Register at www.bricks4kidz.com/medina or by calling (330) 722-2223.
Questions? For inquiries, call the Creativity Center at (330) 722-2223.

UPPER 90 FC Soccer Summer Camp

Where?: Buckeye Soccer Fields (3044 Columbia Road – Behind the Buckeye Primary School)
When?: June 27 – 30, 2016 (Times during the day vary depending on age – see website for details)
Age Range: U8-U15
Cost:$60 – $90 (includes camp T-shirt) per youth depending on age

The UPPER 90 FC Summer Soccer Camp hosted at Buckeye Soccer Complex (Medina / Valley City Area, Ohio) is sure to be an enjoyable experience for U8 – U15 players of all skill levels, where your camper will learn, grow and have fun! Our Professional coaching staff will teach the campers their knowledge and passion of the game in a safe but fun learning environment. The camp will focus on technical exercise and games to develop their individual skills through foot skills drills, small sided games, and lots of soccer fun. There is no better way to polish your skills and get those all important touches than to train with coaches and players that share your passion for the game of soccer. Motivate, Activate and Energize your child by registering them to participate in the UPPER 90 FC Summer Camp by completing the online registration form and payment information below. Whether you play recreational, travel, club, or are just a beginner… this camp is for you. Players will be grouped by age and/or skill level.

How To Register: Register by June 19, 2016 to lock in these discounted prices. Fees after June 19, 2016 will cost an additional $10 per player. All camp registrants will receive an UPPER 90 FC Camp T-Shirt. Register Online.
Questions? Contact UPPER 90 FC by phone: 330.697-6938, or email: [email protected]

Pinnacle Sports Summer Day Camp

Where?: 313 Medina Road, Medina, Ohio 44256
When?: 8 weeks starting June 6, 2016 and ending August 5, 2016 9am – 4pm
Age Range: 5-13 years old
Cost: $192 per week or $50 per day

Pinnacle Sports Summer Day Camp provides a home away from home that’s packed full with sports, activities and all out fun! Over the summer months we offer sport themed camps which run Monday through Friday. These themed weeks include soccer, baseball/softball, basketball and more. The Pinnacle Sports Summer Day Camp is an eight week day camp offering sports instruction, athletic performance training, and good old fashioned summer camp fun all rolled into one. Each week will be different, unique and loaded with fun and learning, including nature walks and arts and crafts. Every Friday is also Water Day which is a big hit with all campers!

How To Register: Visit pinnaclesports.org or call 330-239-0616
Questions? Visit pinnaclesports.org or call 330-239-0616

Kids Empowering Kids Leadership Camp

Where?: Medina, Ohio
When?: Multiple sessions available beginning in June
Age Range: 7-12 years old
Cost: $125 per week

Kids Empowering Kids “Leadership Camp” is a program for children ages 7-12 geared to help improve social and emotional communication skills, promote self-esteem and body awareness, and demonstrate the benefits of positive thinking and managing anxiety. We use character traits as the “pillars” of leadership in promoting positive attitudes and values. The kids also get to exercise, make crafts, and practice acts of kindness. The camps are held in the morning from 9-12 and the cost is $125.00 for one week. Each camp is two weeks long, but there are multiple weeks to choose from over the summer.

How To Register: Call 330-461-1898 or email [email protected]
Questions? Visit Kids Empowering Kids on Facebook