Summer Camps

Register online or in person for summer camps. Access registration information through links provided below. Please be sure to check each camp for specific registration details as requirements may vary. Campers must be available to attend every day/week of the individual camp programs.

Camps that still have openings are listed below first.  Many camps have filled and are listed at the bottom of this page for reference.

Camps that still have open registration...

1-2-3 Read Camp

Kids going into Grades 2+3: Ages 7-8
Who would have thought that you could build reading skills through digital storytelling and music? But you can! This camp is designed to improve reading skills through fascinating fun activities. Daily snack provided.
  • August 1-5, Warrensville Hts. Branch,9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. ♦ Register at Warrensville Hts. Branch (registration packets provided). *
  • August 8-12, Warrensville Hts. Branch,9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. ♦ Register at Warrensville Hts. Branch (registration packets provided). *
Note to Campers!
  At 3:00, students have the option of participating in the fee-based Summer Sports & Splash presented by the Warrensville Hts. YMCA (The library provides supervised transition from the Warrensville Hts. Branch to the Warrensville Hts. YMCA).
Camps below are filled; contact branch staff to ask about waiting lists...

High Five Fitness

Grades K-3: Ages 5-8
Explore the five pillars of good fitness in this high energy dance class that demonstrates the joy that comes from being healthy and fit! Students learn basic elements of dance, choreography and music and master them while learning how dance can be both a vehicle for artistic expression and wellness.

All Fitness Camps are Monday through Thursday, 1:30-4:30 p.m.

Savvy Scientists Camps

Grades 2+3: Ages 7-8   (also available for Grades 4-6; see below)
Be ready to get involved by observing, predicting and experimenting like you never have before! Dress for mess. Monday-Friday, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Jr. Robotix Camp - Wild Animals

Grades 2-5: Ages 7-10
Join us for a hands-on adventure into the world of LEGO® WeDo™ robots. Build and program hungry alligators, flying birds and more!

Robotix Blox: Wimpy Robot Camp

Grades 3-6: Ages 8-11
Build and program a robot to avoid the cheese touch, survive the hall of screams, create a ZooWee Mama comic and master other challenges Greg and Rowley encounter in Jeff Kinney’s popular Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. Monday through Thursday

Magic Camp

Grades 3-8: Ages 8-13
Learn the history of magic, how to entertain an audience and how to put an act together of magic and fun using everyday objects you can find at home.  All Magic Camps are Monday through Thursday, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Savvy Scientists Camp

Grades 4-6: Ages 9-11 
Be ready to get involved by observing, predicting and experimenting like you never have before! Dress for mess.
All Savvy Scientists Camps are Monday through Friday, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Boys II Men Camp

Grades 4-6 : Ages 9-11 
Focus on life skills, social skills, identifying risky behavior and coping skills, career exploration, financial literacy, health and wellness, entrepreneurship and team-building activities and hands-on projects. Guest speakers are invited to attend the program, such as karate/fitness instructors, technical and trade professionals and professional athletes. Monday through Friday.

2-D to 3-D Design Camp

Grades 4-8: Ages 9-13
Join professional artists from Progressive Arts Alliance for this dynamic camp that explores a variety of two-dimensional and three-dimensional art techniques. Experiment with different materials while using your imagination to create original work. Discover how to bring 2-D designs to life through building, digital sculpting, 3-D printing, more. All Design Camps are Monday through Friday, 1:30-4:30 .

Build a Bot

Grades 4-8: Ages 9-13
Experiment with making robots from scratch using an Arduino microprocessor, motors, sensors and recycled wonders. We’ll introduce you to coding and circuits, and then it’s time to get creative. Learn new skills and keep a video of your robot in action! Monday-Thursday, 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Creative Painting Camp

Grades 4-8: Ages 9-13
Learn about the master artists who pioneered Realism, Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstract methods of painting. Create an original painting with professional artist and author JoAnn DePolo. Each day of the camp focuses on a different painting style. Monday through Thursday, 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Creative Songwriting Camp

Grades 4-8: Ages 9-13
If you like to create, dream, sing or write, a Roots of American Music teaching artist who has written more than 100 children’s songs will help you tap into that creative source and learn to express yourself in song. Camp is are Monday - Thursday, 1:30-4:30 p.m.