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What To Do With Your Kids This Summer

What To Do With Your Kids This Summer

April 3, 2019

You just survived spring break. Now what? If you’re like most busy parents in the OKC region, you’ve started to think ahead to summer vacation. Have you decided what to do with your kids this summer? Most of us at Homes By Taber are in the same boat, so use these ideas to paddle your way to a serene, relaxed summer. We gathered some local camps together and thought you all may benefit from the list as well. No matter what your child is interested in, there is something for them to stay entertained.

Good Sports

Nike Tennis Camp, June 2-6, June 9-13

University of Oklahoma, Norman

Give your kids training with OU’s tennis coaches in a camp for boys and girls of all ability levels, between the ages of 8 and 18.

Nike Volleyball Camp, July 8-11

Bishop McGuinness High School, OKC

Geared for girls between the ages of 10 and 16, this camp offers instruction for all skill levels.

Nike Softball Camp, July 14-17

Oklahoma Christian University, Edmond

Choose from day or overnight camp to give your child (ages 8 to 18) an in-depth but fun sports experience.

Nike Swim Camp, July 15-18

University of Oklahoma, Norman

Challenge your competitive swimmer with intensive pool sessions daily. Extended stay and overnight options are available for children between 10 and 18 years of age.

PGA Junior Golf Camp, June 3-7, June 24-28, July 8-12, July 22-26, August 5-9

University of Oklahoma, Norman

Take your pick of half-day and full-day camps at the Jimmie Austin Golf Club with hands-on instruction from certified PGA professionals for up-and-coming golfers between the ages of 7 and 13.

PGC Basketball Camp, various dates

Various Locations

These 5-day overnight camps include Playmaker College (grades 7-11), Scoring College (grades 9-12), Point Guard College (grades 9-12), Skills Academy (grades 4-11), so kids can focus on specific skills.

Lifelong Learners

Camp Invention, June 10-14, June 17-21, July 8-12, July 22-26

Various Locations

This STEM summer camp is offered at schools in Mustang, Norman, and Yukon. Each one sparks the ingenuity in your young learner.

Young Artists

Artsy Architects & Doll House Camp, June 3-6

Edmond Fine Arts Institute

This popular summer camp teaches children about all aspects of designing a doll house. They’ll create the house with all the trimmings, including wallpaper, furniture, and crafting the little residents.

Art Escape Camp, June 17-21, July 15-19, July 22-26, July 29-August 2

Edmond Fine Arts Institute

From 9:30 to 2, children between grades 1 and 5 explore 4 different workshops each day—drawing, painting, sculpting, and creating with mixed media.

Make ‘Em Laugh Theatre Camp, June 24-28

Edmond Fine Arts Institute

Spark the passion for performing with a week full of creative fun, music, movement, and much more.

Studio J Summer Camps, June 10-13, June 17-20, July 8-11

Studio J School of Dance, Edmond

From Disney Pop Star Camp to Lego Ninja Hip-Hop Camp, this studio has something for everyone, including a 4-week dance camp for children between the ages of 2 and 18.

Active Adventurers

RIVERSPORT Adventures, Weekly

Oklahoma City

How much excitement does your child want this summer? How about whitewater rafting, canoeing, kayaking, sailing, ziplining and dragon boating? It’s all here!

Need more ideas? Click here for a 2019 guide to summer camps around Oklahoma City.

Better yet, why not just have a summer-long staycation? When you live in a community that’s full of family-friendly amenities—like a swimming pool, playground, clubhouse, walking trails, splash park, and more—your kids won’t have time to get bored. Browse through Homes By Taber’s communities of single-family homes to get started on finding more fun right at home. 

About Homes By Taber

Homes By Taber, a local homebuilder in the Oklahoma City metro area, offers new, energy-efficient homes starting at 1,500 square feet of indoor living space and going up to 3,350 square feet of indoor living space. Prices for these new single-family homes start below $200,000 and go up to the mid $500,000 range. Homes By Taber was founded in 2000 by Taber LeBlanc. We currently build in 15 different locations with new homes for sale in the OKC metropolitan area.


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