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West Newsmagazine 2-14-18

Local news, local politics and community events for West St. Louis County Missouri.


22 I SUMMER CAMPS & OPPORTUNITIES I February 14, 2018 WEST NEWSMAGAZINE SUMMER CAMPS, from page 20 Theater Camp and more. The camps are hosted at The Pointe at Ballwin Commons; many options feature Club AM and PM extended care hours (Club PM is free!). To register or learn more, visit the City of Ballwin’s website, @WESTNEWSMAG WESTNEWSMAGAZINE.COM With 300 animals in the hands-on zoo, an incredible ropes course and a variety of activities ranging from archery to culinary science, Cub Creek Science and Animal Camp is a unique summer camp experience for boys and girls ages 7 to 17! Campers make lasting friendships and memories under the encouragement of 90 trained and caring staff members. Cub Creek provides spacious, air-conditioned cabins, delicious meals and a safe, loving camp environment. Sessions run from June 3 through August 11. Spots are filling fast! Request a free brochure online today. Dance Inc. 15933 Manchester Road • Ellisville (636) 394-0023 Experience WHITFIELD this summer. SPORTS CAMPS INNOVATIVE + ARTISTIC PLAY Be ready to move, engage, create and play. Three one-week sessions in July Day camp for students entering K - 8th grade Camp Whitfield is the best deal in town: hot lunch, snacks, field trip expenses + all material fees included. LEARN FUNDAMENTAL SKILLS, IMPROVE YOUR GAME. Camps include: BOYS BASKETBALL • BOYS SOCCER DANCE • GIRLS VOLLEYBALL GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY + LACROSSE Age ranges and session dates vary by sport. Please check our website for specifics. Visit for more information about Whitfield summer camps. WHITFIELD SCHOOL 175 S. Mason Rd. • St. Louis, MO 63141 • 314.434.5141 Countryside Montessori School 12226 Ladue Road • Creve Coeur (314) 434-2821 In business for more than 50 years, Countryside Montessori School offers a 10-week summer program, comprised of five 2-week sessions, for children ages 1 to 6. Each child will enjoy Montessori theme-based activities, arts and crafts, daily pony rides, swimming instruction/ water play and more. Hours are 8:15 a.m.-noon (snack included) or 8:15 a.m.- 3:15 p.m. (lunch included). The camps also offer a full, extended day program from 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Summer camp dates are June 4 through Aug. 10. Call for registration materials. Cub Creek 16795 State Hwy. E • Rolla (573) 458-2125 Ridgefield Arena Where loving horses begins! 1410 Ridge Road • Wildwood (636) 527-3624 Dance Incorporated Camps delight all who participate. Flippin’ Fiber Optics, July 17-19 (ages 5-7) – tumbling, hip hop, fun, games and an obstacle course in a magical atmosphere of fiber optic lights. Princess Camp, July 17-19 (ages 3-6) – dance, crafts, story time, dress up from the little princess ball gown closet and a visit from a “special” princess. Mini Intensive, July 24-26 (ages 7-teen) – challenges both new and experienced dancers in a variety of subjects. Summer Classes, six weeks (ages 7-teen) – evening classes offering various dance genres. Tiny Tot Classes, four weeks (ages 3-5) – ballet, tap and creative movement. Programs open to both boys and girls. Huntington Learning Center 1370 Clarkson Clayton Center • Ellisville (636) 536-7800 The Huntington Learning Center method begins with a comprehensive academic evaluation to pinpoint areas of opportunity for improvement and areas of strength, which then forms the foundation for a personalized learning plan designed to build success through individualized instruction. Programs are tailored to fit the unique needs, academic goals and schedules of each student. Whether a student needs a tutor who can provide oneon-one attention in a particular subject, academic skill building or preparation for the ACT or SAT college entrance exam, The Huntington Learning Center can help enrich their academic journey. Boarding ~ Sales ~ Year Round Lessons Shows ~ Clinics ~ Camps Call to reserve your spot! Camp 1: June 11-14 Camp 2: July 9-12 Camp 3: July 16-19 Camp 4: July 30-August 2 Advanced Camp: June 18-21 Come See Our Shows April 28 & 29, June 2 & 3 September 22 & 23 Whitfield_West News_Summer Camps Ad '18.indd 1 2/6/18 2:17 PM

FACEBOOK.COM/WESTNEWSMAGAZINE WESTNEWSMAGAZINE.COM Little Notes Music Class 15933 Manchester Road • Ellisville (314) 440-3336 Little Notes Music Class (located in Dance Inc.’s studios) is a music class dedicated to developing your little one’s musical talents. Music Pups® is an early childhood music education program developed by The Music Class designed to unleash the music potential of children. Fun Music & Movement Classes are for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old to attend with a parent or caregiver. Class size ranges from 7 to 12 children. Students get a CD, booklet and The Music Class app for phones and iPads. Come in for a free trial class (call in advance). Classes run in 10-week sessions and begin on March 26. Living Word Church 17315 Manchester Road • Wildwood (636) 821-2800 Living Word Church offers fun summer camps and programs for children. Camps run from 9 a.m.-noon or 12:30- 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and are available for children entering first through seventh grade (as of fall 2018). Bricks 4 Kidz and Easy Tech, LLC camps are from June 4-8 and June 11-15. Camps fill up fast so don’t delay! Vacation Bible School “Rolling River Rampage” is for children ages 3 through fifth grade and runs from 9 a.m.-noon on July 9-13. For more information, contact Brenda Stobbe at (636) 821-2800 or Register online at February 14, 2018 WEST NEWSMAGAZINE Lou Fusz Soccer Club Lou Fusz Soccer Complex-Creve Couer CBC High School Ballwin Ladue/Kirkwood Eureka/Wildwood (314) 628-9341 At Lou Fusz Soccer Club, “Every day is an event” is the camp motto! Lou Fusz offers a Spring Program and Summer Camps. All camps are open to the public. In addition to the full- and half-day Summer Camps, Lou Fusz offers many Summer Mini-Camps and additional options throughout the Metropolitan area. Camp activities are designed to enhance the young players’ techniques. Camps are conducted by experienced coaches who know how to teach and keep things fun. For more information, call or email Mathnasium 1024A Town and Country Crossing Town and Country (636) 527-4955 110 N. Kirkwood Road Kirkwood (314) 882-2717 Summer is the perfect time to catch up or get ahead academically! Mathnasium’s summer programs are designed to prevent summer learning loss and will give your child the math skills needed to succeed in their upcoming school year. At Mathnasium, students attend onehour sessions two or three times a week to train, build and improve their overall math skills. For more than a decade, the Mathnasium Method has transformed the way kids understand and appreciate math, building both knowledge and confidence. Mathnasium provides the foundation and support to succeed at See SUMMER CAMPS, page 25 I SUMMER CAMPS & OPPORTUNITIES I 23 summer adventures June 4 - August 10 Our day camp offers packages that include Technology, Science, Sports, Arts & Crafts, Performing Arts, and Outdoor Recreation – combined with swimming and field trips, all packages are designed to accommodate each child’s interests and talents. READY SET SUMMER. with friends! • Preschool Half Day Summer Camp • Kindergarten thru 6th Grade Full Day Camp • Open 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. • Fees include - Before Care, After Care, Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks and Field Trips • Outdoor Swimming Pool on Campus • Low Counselor to Camper Ratio A TRADITIONAL, PRIVATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL For more information call 314.878.1883 ACT NOW. AVAILABILITY IS LIMITED. Open House February 22 5:30-6:30 p.m. 888 North Mason Road | Creve Coeur | 63141 | Summer Soccer Camps starting at $80 ALL Campers Receive a T-Shirt Creve Coeur • CBC High School Ballwin • Wildwood/Eureka Ladue • Kirkwood St. Louis' Premier Soccer Camp Lou Fusz Soccer Club Boys & Girls Ages 5 - 14 • 314.628.9341 THE OVERNIGHT CAMP EXPERIENCE. At YMCA Camp Lakewood, we celebrate each trail ride, campfire and cannonball. Register today for the experience of a lifetime. or 573-438-2155 FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT ® FOR HEALTHY LIVING FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY