Basketball Camp

Grades 1-5 (completed)

Basketball Camp II:  July 9-July 12   |  Monday - Thursday  |  9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

We are pleased to welcome our Mo Finley, (One Finley Way Sports, and Romeo Penn (PennPoint Sports, to lead outstanding basketball camp. You may have seen these two at Dawson on the court working with local youth from our area. Both Mo and Romeo are former professional basketball players and are now nationally/internationally known basketball skills trainers. These two godly men use their talents and experience to develop basketball skills in young players as well as influence them to grow in their faith.

Cost:  $100

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Day Camp

Grades 1 – 5 (completed)

Day Camp II:  June 25-29  |  Monday - Friday  |  8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Day Camps are held at the beautiful wooded Camp Dawson, near Calera, just the place for a summer adventure. Each morning campers will meet at the Family Recreation Center on Dawson's campus and travel by bus to Camp Dawson. A variety of activities for campers to choose from each day like archery, swimming, BB guns, recreation, crafts, high ropes course, and rock wall climbing are sure to satisfy every camper.

Cost:  $165

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BIG Art Camp

Grades 1 – 5 (completed)

BIG Art Summer Camp I:  June 18-21  |  Monday - Thursday  |  9 a.m. – Noon
BIG Art Summer Camp II:  July 9-12  |  Monday - Thursday  |  9 a.m. – Noon

Children of all skill levels come back year after year to learn about art and create their very own masterpieces. Led by experienced teachers Jimmy & Nancy McGowan, campers explore various forms of artistic expression such as drawing, painting, sculpture, origami, and multi-media collage. At the end of the week your artist will have many fantatic pieces you will want to display for everyone to see.

Cost:  $100

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Grades 6 – 12 (completed)

July 11-15  |  Wednesday - Sunday  | Ocoee Retreat Center | Ocoee, TN

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Summer Music Camp

Preschool (age 4 by Sept. 1): July 16-19 | Monday - Thursday | 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Grades K – 5 (completed): July 16-20  |  Monday - Friday  | 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Come experience this fun-filled week of exploring music, making friends, and celebrating Jesus. Preschool and elementary campers enjoy a variety of activities including instrument exploration, worship rally, and recreation. The theme for camp is "Superheroes in Training." Campers will play dynamic music, implement super powers of creativity, and make music with other super-musicians.

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CentriKid Camp

Grades 3 – 5 (completed)

July 24-28  |  Tuesday - Saturday  | Timber Creek | Pulaski, MS

Kids that have completed 3rd-5th grade head to Timber Creek for CentriKid camp July 24-28. CentriKid is a high energy, intentional, gospel-centered overnight camp. Their mission is to help kids experience the time of their lives and learn more about the message of Jesus Christ. This takes place through track times, rec, worship, Bible study, church group time, and a variety of other fun events.

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Ballet Camp

5 years – Grade 2

July 30-Aug 3  |  Monday - Friday  | 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Dawson Ballet School Summer Camp is a delight whether your little dancer is a first-time ballerina or has experience. Snacks will be provided, as ballerinas can work up quite an appetite and crafts time give those little feet time to rest. Enjoy a ballet recital at the end of the week and see what your little ballerina has learned at camp.

Cost:  $100

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