Camp DCL

Summer Camps

June 1-July 31

Kids ages 5-12 can make a splash and have a blast at Camp DCL this summer! Choose a weeklong half-day camp or full-day camp (at a 10% discount) at select locations. Full-day campers will stay at their camp location each day and must bring a peanut-free lunch daily.

Castle Pines Camps

Castle Pines

Star Wars LEGO Adventures Camp

July 20-24, 9AM-12:30PM
Ages 6-10, $170

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Star Wars, Star Wars, and more Star Wars! If your kids love Star Wars, this is the camp for them. Campers will enjoy Star Wars-themed activities, build scenes from the movies, build their own space-worthy ships, create light sabers, and much more. May the force be with you! In partnership with Snapology.
Castle Rock Camps

Castle Rock

Farm to Table Cooking Camp

July 13-17, 9AM-12:30PM
Ages 6-10, $180

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Bring the deliciousness of fresh produce to the table! Campers will explore local summer-fresh ingredients and learn how they get from the ground to our plates. Carrots can improve eyesight, but who knew cherries could help improve memory? Young chefs will learn what makes certain ingredients healthful and how good they can taste, while practicing basic cooking techniques! In partnership with Sticky Fingers.

Kids' Cooking Network Showdown Camp

July 20-24, 1-4:30PM
Ages 8-11, $180

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Do your kids love TV cooking shows? In this exciting camp, young chefs will get their creative juices flowing as they work together in cooking challenges inspired by favorites such as Master Chef Jr., Kids' Baking Championship, Chopped Jr., and Cutthroat Kitchen! Campers will learn how to use cooking equipment and techniques, explore flavor pairings, and create mouthwatering recipes from scratch each day. In partnership with Sticky Fingers.
Highlands Ranch Camps

Highlands Ranch

LEGO Pokémania Camp

July 6-10, 1-4:30PM
Ages 7-11, $170

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Campers will explore the world of Pokémon and practice their Pokémon training skills! They will create their own training gyms, unique battles, and even their very own generation of Pokémon. Students will explore real-world science as they examine the habitats, characteristics, and needs of different Pokémon. They will do more than catch them all; they will build and examine them closely and have a blast doing so! In partnership with Snapology.
Lone Tree Camps

Lone Tree

Full Day: Fizz, Bang, Boom! Science & STEAM Cooking Camp

July 13-17, 9AM-4:30PM
Ages 6-10, $342

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In the morning session, budding chemists will don their goggles while having a blast with fun experiments that will help them build science skills. Each afternoon, campers will explore the connections between cooking and science, technology, engineering, art and math by creating delectable dishes and experimenting with edible ingredients. Campers must bring their own peanut-free lunch daily; we will provide two snacks per day.

Ocean Blue Science Camp

July 27-31, 9AM-12:30PM
Ages 7-11, $200

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Dive into the world of marine biology and oceanography! Campers will dissect a real shark, design new fish, and bring to life genuine Triassic Triops. We'll examine sea shells from the sea shore, make cool designs to take home, examine the anatomy of a fish, and make fish-print t-shirts. We'll finish the week coming face-to-face with unique sea creatures like squid. Jump in! In partnership with Science Matters.
Parker Camps

Parker

Ocean Blue Science Camp

July 13-17, 1-4:30PM
Ages 7-11, $200

Dive into the world of marine biology and oceanography! Campers will dissect a real shark, design new fish, and bring to life genuine Triassic Triops. We'll examine sea shells from the sea shore, make cool designs to take home, examine the anatomy of a fish, and make fish-print t-shirts. We'll finish the week coming face-to-face with unique sea creatures like squid. Jump in! In partnership with Science Matters.

Basic Training Baking Boot Camp

July 27-31, 1-4:30PM
Ages 6-10, $180

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Aspiring bakers who love to get their hands sticky in the kitchen will love this camp! Young chefs will learn the basics of scratch baking, making everything from bread and fresh pasta to muffins, cookies and more! Each recipe can be re-created at home for more baking fun. Young chefs will eat up this engaging and imaginative camp! In partnership with Sticky Fingers.
Roxborough Camps

Roxborough

Mythical Creatures Art Camp

July 6-10, 9AM-12:30PM
Ages 6-11, $170

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Kids will exercise their imaginations as they learn to draw wonderful mythical creatures of all kinds and use a variety of fun art materials, including working on different surfaces and sculpting in 3D. Campers will discover how dragons got their fiery reputation, learn about the famous artist Marc Chagall, and draw a Pegasus, Phoenix, Oviraptor and more! In partnership with KidzArt.

A limited number of Camp DCL scholarships are available from the Douglas County Libraries Foundation for qualified applicants.