Find Your Adventures at Bixby Summer Camp!
Our Bixby Summer Camp is a play-based camp with weekly themes provided by our amazing community partners. This year’s themes are grouped into these areas: Cultural Explorations, STEM, and Movement.
ELIGIBILITY The Bixby Elementary (K-6) Summer Camp is open to: Children that will be in grades Kindergarten-6th for the 2018-19 school year, regardless of attendance at Bixby.
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL ENDS April 14, 2018!!!
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Camp Hours For K-6: Standard Day 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Extended Day 7:15 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Camp Hours For Preschool: Standard Day 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Extended Day 7:15 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.
A typical camp day:
- 9:00 a.m. – Arrival and initial time to meet with friends and start our day
- 9:30-lunch – Theme-work in small groups with our community partner (organized by interest area and/or developmental stage/age)
- LUNCH – Time to enjoy a home-cooked meal together!
- Afternoon – Swimming (4 days a week), playing, outside/inside and time to make new friends!
Past Events › PreK-6th Summer Program
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Join Bixby Alumni Chris Hopper in a week of juggling and movement specially designed to help develop gross and fine motor skills and executive functioning. This week will be full of fun and laughs.
Come explore Earth's most precious resource. In this epic adventure, campers will investigate a mystery that has dripped its way over to Bixby School. Come and splash your way into a week full of water games, experiments, and local habitat conservation. Our favorite outdoor education community partner, the Kiva Center will be our special guest.
Come learn Samba and Afro Brazilian dance with a famous dancer and instructor named Kebrina Josefina De Jesus. She is the founder of Samba Colorado. Performance on Friday at 2:45pm.
Back by popular demand! Join local Parkour expert Chris Hopper to jump, swing, and roll through the Bixby grounds. Special attention will be placed on body control and awareness.
Madeline Ruiz from LIttle Master Builders will lead the campers on a week of exploration in engineering and architecture using LEGOs to build bridges, buildings, and whatever else they can dream up! Find out more about Little Master Builders on their Facebook page.
Familientreffen is family gathering in German Come join the Bixby family to celebrate our guest visitor from Germany. Leyla Do will intern with us and share all about German culture. Come play games, dance, eat food, and do crafts like a German. Closed on Tuesday, July 4th.
Local artist Jasmine Saraswati will host acrobatic and aerial training throughout the week culminating with a Friday showcase. This is one of the most popular weeks of the summer! Jasmine Saraswati joins us all week and hosts a performance at 2:45 on Friday.
blast off to the stars with us. The 3rd grade and up campers will design, build, and launch their own rockets. The younger campers will explore basic rocketry. Everyone will explore the stars and limits of our imagination. Guest teacher: Piett Gerady, past Bixby science teacher and current CU Science Discovery teacher.
Back by popular demand! World famous drum and dance artists Nil and Yesutor will join us this week to teach about Ghanaian culture through drumming and dancing. Special guest Nil Okai Aryeetey and Yesutor Kotoka from Ghana are world famous for their art. Performance on Friday at 2:45pm.
Discover your inner animal and bring it to life as you explore the many forms that live within you. Through breath work and focused movement, we find the inner strength that guides us to be as still as the stalking cougar, jump as high as a red kangaroo and slither like a snake. Kasey Schelling, an experienced yoga practitioner, will lead us to a deeper self-awareness.
Special guest teacher from Play Well. K-2: Build engineer-designed projects such as Boats, Snowmobiles, Catapults, and Merry-Go-Rounds. Then use special pieces to create your own unique design. Grades 3+: Build and program robots using the LEGO Mindstorms EV3 System! Learn about mechanical and software design, loops, conditional statements, problem solving, and teamwork skills. Avid 4 Adventure is offering camp this week at Bixby. Sign up for Avid through THEIR website. It's an independent camp.
Join the internationally acclaimed Taiko drummers from One World Taiko to feel the universal rhythm that beats through all beings. This week will explore the many facets of Japanese culture through food, games, dance, and daily drumming classes. This is a rare opportunity in Boulder, especially for KIDS! Don't miss out on this extraordinary opportunity! The founders of One World Taiko will teach about the significance and meaning of Taiko drumming in Japanese culture. Performance on Friday at 2:45pm.