Arboretum Nature Camp

FILE — Garrett Brenden teaches kids about the different parts of a beaver during Nature Camp at the Arboretum in Yakima, on July 2, 2015.

THE FIELDHOUSE SUMMER DAY CAMPS Through July 29. Sports, games, arts and crafts. $100 a week if you pre-pay or $25 per day. From 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. 1015 East Lincoln Ave., Ste. 105, Yakima. Go to to register.

ARBORETUM NATURE DAY CAMP Your kids can explore the outdoors on summer days and learn about nature while having positive outdoor experiences. Through Aug. 16. Each camp session is a week long, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost: $160, includes t-shirt and twice daily snacks. Yakima Area Arboretum, 1401 Arboretum Drive, Yakima. For more info visit

YAKIMA PARKS & RECREATION SUMMER DAY CAMP Daily activities designed to give boys and girls ages 5-11 a variety of experiences while stressing the importance of safety. Held weekly through August from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Kissel Park, 32nd Avenue and Mead. 5 year olds must have completed kindergarten. $60 registration fee. For more information call Yakima Parks & Recreation: 509-575-6020.

CAMP DUDLEY SUMMER PROGRAMS Camps for kids and family camps are available. Designed for a variety of age groups. For more information, go to or email Kyle at

YMCA SUMMER DAY CAMP Kids go on local field trips, swim, play games, make art, and play sports. Through Aug. 23. Camp is closely supervised, and the staff-to-child ratio is regulated by the state. Fees: $165 member, $185 non-member. To learn more, contact Marcie at 509-972-5251 or email

MELODY LANE SUMMER PROGRAMS Numerous week-long camps in July for ages 3-14 that focus on dance, singing, and drama. Camps run from half an hour to an hour and a half, last five days, and range in price from $45 to $105. Camp themes range from baby shark camp to cheer camp to hip-hop and ballet. Visit or call 509-248-9623 for more information.

SUMMER SINGING CAMP Learn the Basics of Singing while having lots of fun. August 5-9. Mon-Friday, 1-3 p.m. For ages 6-12. Held at YOCO, 2614 W Nob Hill Blvd, Yakima. Parents can register at: and get more information.

BRICKS 4 KIDZ DAY CAMPS Lego-inspired day camps featuring robotics, superheroes, coding, Angry Birds, Jurassic Bricks, Extreme Ninjas and more for kids ages 5-13. Camp schedules and costs vary. Go to or call 509-945-5484 for more info.

PIPPINS BASEBALL CAMP Taught by Pippins coaches and players. Three days of instruction, camp photo, games, T-shirt, and ticket to a game on 7/11 vs. Northwest Honkers. Slip n Slide pizza party on last day. (Bring a bag lunch first two days.) For kids 8-13. July 9-11, 9 a.m. to noon. Cost: $119 per child. Yakima County Stadium, 1301 S. Fair Ave., Yakima. For more info and to register, go to

YAKIMA VALLEY MUSEUM SPANISH CAMP Kids can explore Spanish language and culture, play games and do crafts. Ages 5-11, July 8-13 and July 15-19. From 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. $100, $80 for members. Call 509-248-0747 or email for more info.

YAKIMA VALLEY MUSEUM ADVENTURE CAMP July 22- 26 from 8:30 a.m. to noon. $100 per camper/ $80 for members — Ages 4-9. Explore the history and wildlife of the Yakima Valley through games, crafts and museum exhibits. For more information please contact or call 509-248-0747.

SELAH GYMKIDS K-fourth grade weekly summer camps at Selah Gym Kids. Through Aug. 24. Mon-Fri, 6:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. Cost: $140/week plus $90 activity fee. Snacks, swimming, games, weekly field trips and outside play. Preschool summer camp — ages 3-5. Through Aug. 24. 6:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. Cost: $525/month plus $55 activity fee. Themed activities, water play, art, gymnastics and snacks. 709 N. Park Centre, Selah. For more info call 509- 698-5537.

SKYHAWKS SPORTS CAMPS Multi-sport combo camps, swim camp, cheerleading camp, volleyball camp and flag football camp for kids ages 6-12. Mini-Hawk sport camp for kids ages 4-7. Day camps last one week, with various sessions in July and August. Costs range from $135-$149. Franklin Park 2101 Tieton Drive, Yakima. For more info visit


KIDZONE SUMMER DAY CAMPS Yakima Adventist Christian School summer day camps for children ages 3 to 12. Camps are one week long, Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and cost $160 per week. Half days also available. Through Aug. 2. Different themes each week include building, art, cooking, sewing and more. See or call 509-966-1933 for more info. 1200 City Reservoir Road, Yakima.

GHORMLEY MEADOW CHRISTIAN CAMP Zipline, arts and crafts, canoeing, waterskiing and more. For students entering grades 2-13 next fall. Programs run through early August. Prices range from $240 - $530. For more information go to or call 509-672-4311.

MEMORIAL BIBLE CHURCH CAMP July 8-12, 9 a.m. to noon. Theme: The Incredible Race. For kids entering K-fifth grade. $10 per child. Apply online at 111 Old Stage Way, Yakima. For more info call 509-966-6500.

TIETON DRIVE BIBLE CHAPEL DAY CAMP Aug. 5-9, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., for first through fifth graders. Kids will enjoy crafts, activities, Bible teaching, singing and prizes. Lunch provided. Free. 4305 Tieton Drive, Yakima. Register online starting in mid-June at, or call Susie at 509-966-6190.