Summer Camps in San Diego

Can you believe it?! Summer Camps in San Diego are already starting to roll out their sign up sheets. Summer in San Diego is especially the best because there are such a variety of fun, outdoor activities for kids! If your kids are out of school for the summer but you still want them busy and having fun, summer camps are perfect! As a San Diego family photographer I’ve worked with hundreds of local parents who are always wanting fun and educational activities for their children! I’ve put together a list of the most popular and most fun summer camp ideas for your little ones.

JR Lifeguards Summer Camps in San Diego

This summer camp in San Diego is especially for the beach lover! The San Diego Junior Lifeguard Program offers youth – ages 7 through 17 – an opportunity to learn from professional lifeguards. It is a skills-based program designed to introduce and expand knowledge of the ocean and the coastal environment. Please read below for more information regarding program content and daily activities and expectations. 

Students gain a wide variety of skills and knowledge including:

  • how to enjoy the beach safely
  • ocean and wave education
  • area familiarity
  • first aid and CPR
  • water rescue techniques
  • the importance of keeping physically fit and other topics related to lifeguarding

This valuable experience builds self-confidence and skills for life.

New Childrens Museum Camps

The New Children’s Museum offers camps (ages 4 – 9) and summer studios (ages 10 – 12) that are project-based and taught by professional artist-educators. The program encourages young artists to work individually and in small groups and offers activities where they can think, play, and create. All camps and studios include classroom time to explore projects and learn new skills as well as opportunities to enjoy the Museum. Family and friends are invited each Friday to exhibitions to view artwork created during the week. Each week has a different theme every week, so children are continually learning! Spaces fill up quickly, so register soon!

Seaworld Summer Camps in San Diego

Calling all ocean lovers! This summer camp in San Diego is especially for you! SeaWorld San Diego offers a variety of summer camp programs that are fun and simultaneously educational. Choose from week long day camps and resident camps to fun-filled school field trips meant to enhance your education program. Their counselors are well trained and ready to provide an action-packed week of laughing and learning for all while following the proper safety standards.

G3 Kids Summer Camps in San Diego

G3 Kids is obviously the place to have fun! This gymnastics studio with locations in Point Loma, Pacific Beach and UTC offers summer camp! Their Children’s Summer and Seasonal Camps foster friendship, skills development, and undoubtedly happiness for your children. These camps are unforgettable! Gymnastics, Ninja obstacle courses, teamwork games, art & crafts, and outdoors play. G3 Kids team provides an exciting day through active play, friendship building, social and emotional skill development, and energy burning fun!

Summer is also a GREAT time for a family photo session! I would love to photograph your family in the beautiful summer light here in San Diego. Send me a message today to hear more about my family sessions!

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