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Runnels Summer Camps 2018

Please take a few minutes to browse through our selection of super summer camps. Be sure to check back from time to time. As more camps become available, we will add them to the list.

ACADEMICS

The Spanish Class Camp
(Open to all children ages 3 and up regardless of their Spanish language skills.)

Participants will learn Spanish language and culture through art, music, puppets, and games!
Dates: June 4 - August 3 (closed the week of July 4)
Location: Ela Vital Montessori School, 5228 Perkins Rd., Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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ARTS

Runnels "Peter Pan, Jr." Summer Drama Camp 
(Open to all students entering grades 2-10.)

One session:  June 18-29  |  9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., aftercare available until 5:00 p.m. (for an additional cost)

Under the direction of teaching and theatre professionals Neena McLain and Cristin and Jorge Ponjuan. Students will stage a performance of Disney’s "Peter Pan, Jr."

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Private Lessons on all Instruments with Jill Swetnam

Private lessons offered by band director Jill Swetnam for 6 weeks beginning the first week in June through the end of July. During the 8 week period, your child will have 6 half-hour lessons for $150. 

Summer Art Camp with Sydney McGraw (more information TBA)

(Open to all students ages 7-12.)

Session 1 - July 9-13  I  9 am - 4 pm, aftercare availible until 5:30 pm (for an additional cost)

Session 2 - July 16 - 20  I  9 am - 4 pm, aftercare available until 5:30 pm (for an additional cost)

Led by professional art teachers, including Sydney McGraw, a 2010 Runnels Alumnus. Students will explore different artist and 4 different forms of art during the week long sessions.  Such as: Oil Paint, Acrylic, Pencil, Pastel, Sculpture, Printmaking.
Cost: $175 per week / apron included
Aftercare to 5:30: $75 per child / per week
If you have any questions, please contact Sydney McGraw at s.mcgraw@runnels.org.
Pay by June 20th via Paypal or Check.
Art Camp

Aftercare


ATHLETICS

Runnels Soccer Camp—K-8
(Open to all students entering grades K-8.)

One session:  June 4-7  |  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Directed by Runnels Head Boys Varsity Soccer Coach Chris Stewart. Runnels Summer Soccer Camp will take place on the Runnels main campus and will focus on learning fundamentals in a fun environment.    

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JR/SR HIGH SUMMER ATHLETIC CONDITIONING AVAILABLE FOR RUNNELS ATHLETES

Boys/Girls

Cross Country (XC) Summer Training and Conditioning 
(Open to Runnels students entering grades 6-12.)

XC Highland Road Park Group Runs
June 1, 11, 13, 15, 18, 20, 22, 25, 27, 29  |  July 16, 18, 20  |  Aug. 3, 6
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays  |  8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.  |  Highland Rd. Park (Pavilion at Amiss Rd. parking lot)
No cost for this camp.  Bring a towel, water and wear a good pair of shoes.

XC Trail Mix (Conditioning and Running)
June 10, 17, 24  |  July 15, 22  |  Aug. 5
Sundays |  4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  |  City Park (by the tennis courts)
No cost for this camp.  Bring a towel, water and wear a good pair of shoes.

To register, contact Coach Julie Fink at 225-955-0879 or j.fink@runnels.org.

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Runnels Powerlifting Strength Training Camp 
(Open to Runnels students entering grades 7-12.)

June 4--August 2  |  Monday and Thursday  |  6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Campers will work to increase core strength, balance, agility, and overall strength. Athletes will engage in a variety of resistance style exercises as well as learning the techniques of the sport of powerlifting.

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BOYS

Boys Baseball Summer Conditioning
(Open to Runnels students entering grades 7-12.)

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 10:30 am - 1:00 am, May 28 - July 27 (off the week of July 4)
The cost is $300 for the summer (if any player is doing both baseball and basketball camp, the total will still be $300).  

Boys Basketball Summer Conditioning
(Open to Runnels students entering grades 8-12.)

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:00 am - 11:15 pm, throughout the summer (off the week of July 4)
The cost is $300 for the summer (if any player is doing both baseball and basketball camp, the total will still be $300).  

To register, contact Ben Young at b.young2@runnels.org
GIRLS

Girls Softball, Soccer and Volleyball Summer Conditioning 
(Open to Runnels students entering grades 7-12.)

Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:00 am - 10:00 am, May 29 - July 19 (off the week of July 4)
The cost is $80 for the summer. 
8:00 am - 9:00 am all-girl workout; 9:00 am - 10:00 am, team specific skill work, drills and conditioning.