The Natural World

May 26-29
Ages 7-12
Jeff Benjamin and Carol Mouton
Cost: $217

Are you interested in bugs and birds? Flowers and fir trees? Water and wind? Then this is your camp. We'll explore the environment both here at Rivendell and along the nearby trails in some of our local natural areas. Wear your walking shoes and bring a backpack... nature might be closer than you think! Register here.

This class will have walking field trips to Edora Park and along nearby bike trails.

Please note: Poudre School District is still in session this week. (4 day camp due to the Memorial Day holiday. No camp Monday, May 25th.)

Cooking Skills 101

June 1-5
Ages 7-12
Alison Carter and Wendy Tucker
Cost: $288

Calling all future chefs! Come join us for a week of mixing, chopping, whisking, and much more. Our chefs will be learning how to use tools properly, how to follow a recipe, and how to make their own meals. You will leave with a recipe book, some cooking instruments, and the knowledge to create delicious treats of your own. FULL, but you can still sign up on the wait list, should openings become availableRegister here.

Tour de Fort, Session 1

June 1-5
Ages 7-12
Lois and Chris Hunt
Cost: $288

Whether you're a bike riding enthusiast, or wanting to become one, this class is for you! We will be covering bike safety, bike maintenance, and bike trail navigation while enjoying the numerous natural (Poudre River, Lee Martinez Park, Spring Canyon Park) and recreational (BMX track, Swimming, Frisbee golf) wonders of Fort Collins. If you loved these types of recreational activities for years, or if you’ve just developed an interest in any of them, you’ll have a blast in this summer school session! FULL, but you can still sign up on the wait list, should openings become availableRegister here.

**Note- Participants in this class must provide their own bicycle, helmet, and bike lock.

Kids Unplugged: A Classic Board Games Camp

June 8-12
Ages 7-12
Christin Gallagher and Annie Carey
Cost: $267

Each day, campers will play a variety of board games and card games, taking notes on the aspects of each game that they liked and disliked, and learning about the various mechanics involved from a design perspective. Campers will work on designing and building their very own board games individually or in groups, taking breaks throughout the day to help each other play-test their games, or to play other board games for inspiration. The camp will also take a field trip to Fort Fun. Register here.

Tour de Fort, Session 2

June 8-12
Ages 7-12
Chris and Lois Hunt
Cost: $288

Whether you are picking up where you left off in Session 1 of Tour de Fort or just strapping your bike helmet on now, you'll have a blast as we roll down the bike trails to Fort Collins' beautiful parks, cool off along the Poudre River and City Park Pool, and ride to Vern's for a cinnamon roll. We can't wait to see you! FULL, but you can still sign up on the wait list, should openings become availableRegister here.

**Note- Participants in this class must provide their own bicycle, helmet, and bike lock.

Games, Games, Games: Good Sportsmanship

June 15-19
Ages 7-12
Deborah McIntyre and Kelly Hobbs-Perry
Cost: $267

Are you ready to join us to play some fun outdoor summer games? In this camp, we will play a variety of outdoor games together, explore the rules of good sportsmanship, learn good skills for negotiating both on and off the field and discover that we can be winners and still be good friends at the same time. Register here.

Classic Crafts

June 22-26
Ages 7-12
Annie Carey and Carol Mouton
Cost: $267

We’ll have fun this week creating things to wear, things to hang in your room and things to play with! We’ll do macrame, weaving, decoupage and more. We’ll take a trip to Color Me Mine and paint a ceramic piece to take home. We’ll make beaded necklaces to wear and make friendship bracelets to give to a friend. And, in between all of the crafting, we will do lots of playing! We hope you can join us for this creative and crafty camp! Register here.

Cycle City, Session 1

June 22-26
Ages 7-12
Chris and Lois Hunt
Cost: $288

Don't just sit around all summer! Hop on your bike and join us on the trails of Fort Collins as we ride to Lee Martinez Park and cool our feet in the river, play a round of miniature golf at Fort Fun, and splash in the pool at City Park. Feel that cool breeze as we ride our bikes all over the bike trails of Fort Collins. You'll have a blast in this summer session! FULL, but you can still sign up on the wait list, should openings become availableRegister here.

**Note- Participants in this class must provide their own bicycle, helmet, and bike lock.

Game Design and Mechanics

June 29-July 3
Ages 7-12
Dylan Hunt and Edd Casas
Cost: $267

What makes something "fun"? Why is winning Monopoly more enjoyable than winning Rock Paper Scissors? In this camp, we will examine exactly what makes games "fun" and try to come up with a few games of our own. From field games, to board games, we will explore new ways to inject a little fun into our lives. Come learn what makes games great! Register here.

Cycle City, Session 2

June 29-July 3
Ages 7-12
Lois and Chris Hunt
Cost: $288

Bored? Tired of sitting around? Come join us for a week of exploring the bike trails of Fort Collins! We'll ride to Spring Canyon Park and try out our skills on the mountain bike course, we'll play capture the flag at Lee Martinez Park and cool our feet along the Poudre River, we'll splash at City Park Pool, and end this week with a ride to Vern's for delicious cinnamon rolls. Come and join us! You'll have a blast! FULL, but you can still sign up on the wait list, should openings become availableRegister here.

**Note- Participants in this class must provide their own bicycle, helmet, and bike lock.