Summer Camps

Let us entertain your kids this summer with interactive, engaging and fun activities with our many different Summer Camp options! Check back often as camps are announced for Summer 2019.

There are single day, week-long and summer-long camps available with different kinds of activities, including sports, crafts, musical theater and more!

Register for any of our camps here or by calling 651-450-2585.

Kids R.O.C.K. I Ages 5-12 I June 10-Aug. 23*

This Summer Program of Recreational Opportunities Catered to Kids is our summer-long summer camp option offered at the Community Center. Children will need to be enrolled and there are options for purchasing the entire length of the camp or just one week at a time. You can also purchase 5 days/week or 3-4 days/week. Visit the Kids R.O.C.K. Web page for more details and to complete an enrollment form.

Horse Camp I Ages 7-13 I June 17-21

This popular camp is a great introduction to the sport of horseback riding. Learn to groom, feed, saddle and control at a trot and rising trot. Skills are progressive. Fee includes transportation between VMCC and HHH Ranch (located in Canon Falls, MN), professional instruction (3 hours per day), snack and safety equipment. Please wear denim pants and shoes with a heel - no sandals. 

Mad Scientist: Rocket Blast Off! I Grades 2-6 I June 24-27

Blast off into the world of Mad Science model rocketry. This action-packed week focuses solely on rockets and rocket flight. Learn about model rocket design, building, aerodynamics, propulsion, launching, safety, recovery and repair. Take part in daily launches. Take home your own rockets and an abundance of model rocket knowledge.

Half-Pint Safety Camp I Ages 4-6 I July 11

It’s not just for the big kids! Your young one will spend a morning learning from safety professionals about police, fire, stranger danger, personal safety and other basic safety topics. Fee includes a snack. Offered in cooperation with the Inver Grove Heights Public Safety and Fire Departments.

Safety Camp I Ages 6-11 I August 1

Learn to be safe in the following areas: Fire, Water, Bike, Health, and more! Camp includes certificate of completion, T-shirt, lunch, snack and a goodie bag!

3rd Lair Skateboarding Camp I Ages 6-14 I August 12-14

The 3rd Lair camp has been a part of MN action sports development for 17 years. They are the originals, offering the most experience, well-trained instructors and a proven reputation for success. At skateboarding camp, participants can work on skill development and take part in fun activities that encourage riders to become more comfortable on their boards. Grab your gear and join us for this awesome skateboarding camp!

Teen CSI (Cardio & Strength Investigation) I Ages 10-14 I June 10 - August 23

The 3rd Lair camp has been a part of MN action sports development for 17 years. They are the originals, offering the most experience, well-trained instructors and a proven reputation for success. At skateboarding camp, participants can work on skill development and take part in fun activities that encourage riders to become more comfortable on their boards. Grab your gear and join us for this awesome skateboarding camp! 

3rd Lair Skateboarding Camp I Ages 6-14 I August 12-14

The 3rd Lair camp has been a part of MN action sports development for 17 years. They are the originals, offering the most experience, well-trained instructors and a proven reputation for success. At skateboarding camp, participants can work on skill development and take part in fun activities that encourage riders to become more comfortable on their boards. Grab your gear and join us for this awesome skateboarding camp!

3rd Lair Skateboarding Camp I Ages 6-14 I August 12-14

The 3rd Lair camp has been a part of MN action sports development for 17 years. They are the originals, offering the most experience, well-trained instructors and a proven reputation for success. At skateboarding camp, participants can work on skill development and take part in fun activities that encourage riders to become more comfortable on their boards. Grab your gear and join us for this awesome skateboarding camp!

Basketball Camps I Grades 3-7 I June - August

Inver Grove Heights offers four basketball camps this summer: Offensive skills & play, Offensive moves, Shooting, and Shooting and Handling taught by experienced coaches. These camps help create and build self-confidence with handling a basketball and increase basic abilities.

Planet Spirit Cheerleading Camp I Ages 5-13 I July 8-11

This fun-filled cheerleading camp gives participants the opportunity to learn cheers, dances, stunts and much more! Participants learn the value of teamwork, self confidence and self-esteem. The last fifteen minutes of the last day will consist of a performance by the participants for their parents.

Mary Poppins Musical Theater Camp I Ages 4-8 I August 5-9

What happens when your favorite nanny returns to London? Find out in this fantastic camp! We will learn music and choreography from the new Mary Poppins and put together our own musical! Everyone will learn how to put together a professional show from start to finish. Learn how to properly speak your lines, block a scene, develop a character and much more! We will also play fun and creative theater games. No experience necessary. All that is needed are comfortable clothing and lightweight tennis shoes or dance shoes. Please bring a nut-free snack and beverage daily. Friends and family are invited to a special performance 

The Greatest Showman Musical Theater Camp I Ages 4-8 I August 5-9

It's the Greatest Show! Let's learn songs and dances from The Greatest Showman and write a story that we will present on the day of camp. Everyone will learn how to put together a professional show from start to finish. Learn how to properly speak your lines, block a scene, develop a character and much more! We will also play fun and creative theater games. No experience necessary. All that is needed are comfortable clothing and lightweight tennis shoes or dance shoes. Please bring a nut-free snack and beverage daily. Friends and family are invited to a special performance beginning in the final 30 minutes of the final class.

Kid Create Camp: Fortnite Fanatic! I Ages 5-12 I August 19-21

If your gamer can’t get enough Fortnite, we have the perfect camp for them! We’ll create art inspired by some of the most popular skins of the game, and we’ll use all the best "mats" of the art world: clay, paint and so much more. We’ve got Brite Bomber, Durr Burger and P.A.N.D.A Team Leader… and we’ll even make a Liteshow that really glows in the dark! There will be no need for "heals" of any kind at this camp. This is a weapon-free zone, and there will be no depictions of violence in our art.