May 2017

Summer Camps

Author: Special to CH2

Adventure Cove
Adventure Cove offers excitement for all ages! Home to two 18-hole miniature golf courses, ringed by lagoons, cool falling waters, hills, and caves. Each 18-hole course has a unique and challenging design. Whether you choose “Lost Lagoon” or “Paradise Falls,” families will enjoy the opportunity to watch the friendly Japanese Koi that reside in our ponds. And Adventure Cove is home of the island’s only arcade! Come test your skills at Adventure Cove where there are a variety of games from the classics to the most interactive on the market. There is something for the whole family to enjoy! Collect tickets and redeem them for high-quality prizes. Choose from soft, plush toys, electronics or something from our collection of trademark items.

Alliance Dance
Alliance Dance Academy has a summer full of exciting possibilities for your kids! We have one-week camps for ages 3-7 and 7 and older in June, July and August. Plus, two weeks of classes for ages 2 and a half through 8, and two special weeks for our 8 and older dancers. Come see what the buzz is all about and how we can make your dancer shine! Space is limited so don’t wait. Visit for more information.
Arts Center of Coastal Carolina
Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island, SC or

These art classes for ages 2-5 are designed to help children develop fine motor skills and encourage creativity through the visual arts. Students will learn color and shape recognition, how to use art tools, and a variety of other concepts, while expressing themselves using an array of media and methods.
Dates: Wednesdays, May 10 and May 17, Time: 1-2 p.m.
Instructor: Alana Adams, Tuition: $15 per class (accompanied by an adult)

Arts Center of Coastal Carolina continued
Kids ’N’ Clay Camp
June 12-15 & June 23
Students ages 7-12 will learn a variety of ceramic hand-building techniques, including pinch, slab, coil, surface decoration, glazing, and more! No class Friday, June 16, to fire clay pieces in the kiln; students return June 23 to glaze the work. Pieces will be fired a second time and available for pick-up the following week.
Instructor: Alana Adams, Time: 10 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Tuition: $115 (online registration required)
Mixed- Up Masterpieces Visual Arts Camp
June 26-30 or July 10-14
In this one-week camp, students will study folk and fine art from all around the world that will inspire both traditional and unusual 2D and 3D masterpieces. A mini-showcase exhibit/reception will be held on Friday.
Ages 6-8: 12:45- 3 p.m., Ages 9-13: 10 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Instructor: Alana Adams, Tuition: $110 (online registration required)

Pottery Studio
In this “open studio”-style hand building pottery course, participants ages 13 and up will get to select their own projects from a variety of functional and sculptural choices and will complete several works of art with the guidance of an instructor. Both beginner and experienced potters welcome! On the last day, we will glaze our creations, which will be ready for pickup by May 26.
Dates: Mondays and Wednesday, May 8-22 (5 sessions), Time: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Instructor: Alana Adams, Tuition: $150 (includes materials)

July 31-August 4
STEAM Summer Camp is an exciting and hands-on learning opportunity for youth ages 9-14, with a special emphasis on the STEAM curriculum areas (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics). During this fun-filled week, campers will learn about concepts such as vibrations, circuits, forces of motion, simple machines, and electromagnetism while creating projects that will have them eager to learn more! Projects will include a “robot” that draws, tiny dancing sculptures made with homopolar motors, pendulum paintings, kinetic sculptures, and “circuit bugs.”
Instructor: Alana Adams, Time: 10 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Tuition: $115 (online registration required) Take the

Stage! Performing Arts Camp
June 26-30 or July 10-14
Join us as we explore music, dance and drama in this one-week camp. Students will work with professional artists and will be exposed to a variety of performing art forms in our Black Box Theatre and will create a mini-showcase performance on Friday!
Ages 6-8: 10 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Ages 9-13: 12:45-3 p.m.
Tuition: $110 (online registration required)

Theatre Camp
June 19-23 or July 24-28
Campers ages 9-14 will make a cast of new friends during this fun-filled week! Campers will experience a mini-production and will not only be the cast, but will also be the production crew. Kids will learn how to write scripts, understand and develop characters, create sets and props, and design costumes.
Instructor: Jay Apking, Time: 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Tuition: $210 (online registration required)

July 3-28
8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Children will enjoy supervised play time in the museum, fun activities and crafts pertaining to the week’s theme, educational activities that stimulate their senses during the summer, messy fun outside and inside! Ages 3-10
Monday-Friday, except no camp July 4 (Independence Day) or July 19 (Christmas in July event)
Everyone goes home with at least one completed project/craft at the end of the week.
Themes 2017
July 3-7: Reach for the Stars
July 10-14: Surfs up; All things Aquatic
July 17-21: Summer S.T.E.A.M. Power
July 24-28: Exploring the Palmetto State

Station 300
Kids Bowl Free program will run again this summer from May 1 to Sept 4, 2017. Kids bowl two free games every day all summer long! Family passes are available. Register at
Free Family Movie Nights start in June. Come have a fun evening watching your favorite movies on our projector screens behind the lanes on Thursday’s from 6-8 p.m. Please check our website for details,

Beat the heat and celebrate kids’ birthday parties all summer long in a dazzling, high-tech, 33,000-sq.-ft. entertainment center. Packages include two hours bowling with shoe rental, arcade, decorations, party host, cupcakes, sodas, invitations and more. Visit for more information.

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