Summer Camps for Ages 4-9

 

  • All Summer Camps meet Monday - Friday.
  • Most camps conclude with a 'sharing' for family and friends on Friday.
  • Camp fees include AM or PM snack, and a camp T-shirt.
  • Enroll in both the AM camp and the PM camp for a full day of fun and savings. 
  • Multi-Camp (or kid) Discount: enroll in 2 or more weeks of camp and save! More camps equal more savings.  
  • All Summer Camps will be held at KCYA at 3732 Main Street, KC MO 64111 
  • Ask about our Scholarship program!

   

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Animal Explorations

 

This three day camp will bring the Zoo to life at KCYA! Our campers will explore animal behavior, habitats and more!  Campers will be divided into age-appropriate groups as they explore zoology through the arts during this action-packed camp where science and the arts combine! There will not be an end of the week sharing for this camp. 

 

AGE: 4-7

WEEK:  7/1/19*   

TIME: 8:30am-4:00pm

ARTIST:  Paige AhleniusFranci WitteEmma CarterAustin Meyer

FEE:  $150

 

*Due to the 4th of July Holiday, this will camp will only meet Monday - Wednesday.

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Ballet A Day

 

During our Ballet A Day camp, students will learn about the plot, main characters, and music for a well-known classical ballet. Each day of camp includes a storybook version of the ballet, a full pre-ballet/movement dance class, a craft related to the ballet of the day. 

 

AGE:  4 - 7

WEEK:  6/10/19

TIME:  8:30am-12:00pm

ARTIST:  Kim Shope

FEE: $150

 

Combine Ballet A Day with Mad Hatter's Tea Party  for a full day of fun for only $240. (6/10/19)

 

AGE: 4 - 7

WEEK:  7/8/19

TIME:  1:00pm-4:00pm

ARTIST:  Kim Shope

FEE:  $150

 

Combine Ballet A Day with Fairytale Mashup  for a full day of fun for only $240. (7/8/19) Sorry, the full day option is full.

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Broadway Bound

 

Be a shining star. Students will sing, dance, and act their way through music and scenes from popular Broadway shows. This high energy camp takes a look at what it takes to be in a musical production. The week will culminate in a sharing for family and friends. 

 

AGE: 4 - 7

WEEK: 6/17/19 

TIME:  8:30am-12:00pm - Sorry, this camp is full. You may sign up for the wait list though. 

ARTIST:  Franci Witte, Bobbi FoudreeLaTeesha Jackson

FEE:  $150

 

Combine Broadway Bound with Tinker Time for a full day of fun for only $240. (6/17/19) This camp is FULL

 

AGE: 4 - 7

WEEK: 7/15/19

TIME:  1:00pm-4:00pm

ARTIST:  James Fenoglio, Bobbi FoudreeLaTeesha Jackson

FEE:  $150

 

Combine Broadway Bound with Playtime Playwrights for a full day of fun for only $240. (7/15/19)

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Fairytale Mash-up

 

Once upon a time…  Have you ever wondered what would happen if characters from your favorite fairy tales finally met?  Students in this camp will explore  that idea through song, dance, and visual art.  Teaching Artists will introduce students to lesser-known fairy tales alongside beloved classics.

 

AGE: 4 - 7

WEEK: 7/8/19 Sorry, this camp is FULL

TIME:  8:30am-12:00pm

ARTIST:  Danielle Mays, Kelsey Bosten, Paige Ahlenius

FEE:  $150

 

Combine Fairytale Mashup with Ballet A Day for a full day of fun for only $240! (7/8/19)  Sorry, the full day option is FULL.

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

KCYA's Got Talent

 

Campers will create the ultimate variety show. A professional teaching artist will help students explore the worlds of dance, theatre and music. The week will conclude with a KCYA's Got Talent show for family and friends.

 

AGE: 7 - 9

WEEK: 7/8/19

TIME:  8:30am-4:00pm

ARTIST:  Chris HudsonBobbi FoudreeEmma Carter  

FEE:  $235

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Let's Put On a Show: Amelia Bedelia

 

Students will learn how to take a play from the page to the stage!  During this fun-filled week, they will form a theatre troupe, and become producer, director, stage manager, designer, actor/actress...all rolled into one.  Campers will create and build their own costume, make-up and set designs.

 

AGE: 7 - 9

WEEK: 7/22/19 - This camp is FULL, but you may sign up for the wait list.

TIME:  8:30am-4:00pm

ARTIST:  Kelsey Bosten

FEE:  $235

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Mad Hatter's Tea Party

 

Fall down the rabbit hole with KCYA. Students will turn their world upside down in this Mad Hatters Tea Party themed camp. They will sing, act, and create wacky art projects. This camp will culminate in a sharing for friends and family.  

 

AGE: 4 - 7

WEEK: 6/10/19

TIME:  1:00pm-4:00pm

ARTIST:  Paige AhleniusEmma CarterChris Hudson

FEE:  $150

 

Combine Mad Hatter's Tea Party with Ballet A Day for a full day - only $240

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Main Street Beats

 

Explore the rhythm. Students will learn about 'the beat of the song' as they drum, clap, pound, and dance. In this fun and lively camp students will create their own instruments, play buckets as drums and explore the beat in dance class. 

 

AGE:  4 - 7

WEEK:  6/3/19 - This camp is FULL

TIME:  8:30am-12:00pm

ARTIST:  Paige AhleniusJaisson Taylor, James Fenoglio

FEE: $150

 

Combine Main Street Beats with Playtime Playwrights for a full day of fun for only $240! (6/3/19) This camp is FULL

 

AGE:  4 - 6

WEEK:  7/22/19  Sorry, this camp is full. You may sign up for the wait list though. 

TIME:  1:00pm-4:00pm

ARTIST:  James Fenoglio, Jaisson TaylorPaige Ahlenius

FEE: $150

 

Combine Main Street Beats with Master Painters  for a full day of fun for only $240! (7/22/19) Sorry, the full day option is FULL.

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Master Painters

 

Does your child love art? Spend the week with Van Gogh, Monet, Picasso and many others. Students will create famous artist inspired art projects and end the week with a gallery of their work.

 

AGE:  4 - 6

WEEK:  7/22/19 -  This camp is FULL

TIME:  8:30am-12:00pm

ARTIST:  Jamie Root

FEE: $150

 

Combine Master Painters with Main Street Beats for a full day of fun for only $240! (7/22/19) - This camp is FULL

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Musical Theatre: Really Rosie

 

Become a triple threat!  Campers will sing, dance, and act their way through a fun-filled week of musical theatre.  Focusing on scenes from a Broadway Musical, they will learn how to put these three essential elements together in an energetic and compelling manner.  Wow family and friends at the Friday afternoon performance that concludes the camp!

 

AGE:  7 - 9

WEEK:  7/15/19

TIME:  8:30am-4:00pm

ARTIST:  Sarah Nickerson 

FEE: $235

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Passport to Adventure

 

Spend your final days of summer with Davinci and KCYA! This camp will bring the world of Leonardo Davinci to life through STEM and the Arts. Throughout the week, campers will earn stamps in their passport as we explore this exciting time in history. We will divide campers into age-appropriate groups as they create their very own works of art.  There will not be an end of the week sharing for this camp. 

 

AGE:  4 - 13 Campers will be divided into age appropriate groups. 

WEEK:  7/29/19

TIME:  8:30am-4:00pm

ARTIST:  Sarah NickersonDanielle MaysPaige AhleniusFranci Witte 

FEE: $235

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Pirates and Mermaids

 

Ahoy mateys!  This active half-day camp provide students with a well-rounded and exciting experience in music, visual art and dance.  All classes are taught by professional teaching artists, who develop interactive, age-specific activities that promote teamwork, confidence, and creative expression.  This camp will culminate in a sharing for friends and family.  

 

AGE:  4 - 6 

WEEK:  6/24/19 Sorry, this camp is FULL.

TIME:  8:30am-12:00pm

ARTIST:  Danielle MaysJamie RootEmma Carter

FEE: $150

 

Combine Pirates and Mermaids with Puppet Pals for a full day of fun for only $240! (6/24/19) Sorry, full day option is FULL.

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

PLAYtime PLAYwrights

 

Create your own adventure! With the guidance of their Teaching Artist, students will brainstorm and write their very own original play. They will learn to use their body and voice to create a variety of characters. 

 

AGE: 4 - 7

WEEK: 6/03/19 - Only 4 spots are available for this half-day camp!

TIME:  1:00pm-4:00pm

ARTIST:  Austin Meyer 

FEE:  $150

 

Combine PLAYtime PLAYwrights with Main Street Beats  for a full day of fun for only $240! (6/3/19) This camp is FULL

 

AGE: 4 - 6

WEEK: 7/15/19

TIME:  8:30am-12:00pm

ARTIST:  Kelsey Bosten

FEE:  $150

 

Combine PLAYtime PLAYwrights with Broadway Bound for a full day of fun for only $240! (7/15/19)

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Puppet Pals

 

In this fresh and inventive camp students will explore the vast world of puppetry. Students will make several kinds of puppets as well as learn how to use their voice and body to bring a character to life.  This camp will culminate in a sharing for friends and family.  

 

AGE: 4 - 6

WEEK: 6/24/19

TIME:  1:00pm-4:00pm

ARTIST:  Anna Jordan Douglas

FEE:  $150

 

Combine Puppet Pals with Pirates and Mermaids for a full day of fun for only $240! (6/24/19)  Full day option is FULL.

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

 

Tinker Time

 

Where Art and Science collide! Students problem-solve through creative experiments that help them explore the relationship of art and science. Little inventors will thrive in this hands-on camp. 

 

AGE: 4 - 6

WEEK: 6/17/19  Very few spots are available in this half-day camp.

TIME:  1:00pm-4:00pm

ARTIST:  Paige Ahlenius

FEE:  $150

 

Combine Tinker Time with Broadway Bound  for a full day of fun for only $240! (6/17/19) Sorry, the full day option is FULL.

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Visual Art

 

Campers will spend the week exploring their inner artist as they work with professional Teaching Artists to develop visual art skills.  The week will include multiple arts mediums!  Campers will be amazed with the fantastic pieces they will have to take home at the end of this great camp!

 

AGE:  7 - 9

WEEK: 6/24/19

TIME:  8:30am-12:00pm

ARTIST: Jamie RootAnthony Jappa    

FEE:  $165

 

AGE:  7 - 9

WEEK: 6/24/19

TIME:  1:00pm-4:00pm

ARTIST: Paige AhleniusBrad Shaw  

FEE:  $165

Combine Visual Art AM and Visual Art PM for a full day for only $260

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

Extended Day

 

Extend the fun til 5:30pm. The perfect solution for working parents!  

$50.00 per child per week 

 

ENROLL ONLINE or call 816.531.4022

 


 

All enrollments are processed online through Active Camp and Class Manager. There is a small (4%) fee added to the class costs to cover part of the administration fees.