CSUB offers summer camps for community children

CSUB Summer Day CampsLooking for something educational, entertaining and enriching to occupy your children this summer? California State University, Bakersfield is offering plenty of summer camp opportunities for children, including art, reading, math and sports.
Here is all you need to know:

Roadrunner Reading Camp-
Description: Children build skills in phonics, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension through small group instruction by experienced teachers in a relaxed learning environment.
Ages: First through sixth grade-
Dates: June 18-July 12, Monday through Thursday (No camp on July 4)-
Time: 9 a.m. to noon-
Cost: $325 by May 11, $375 after May 11, $300 for past attendees registering before May 1
Deadline to register: June 4
To register: www.csub.edu/extension or 661-654-2441

Roadrunner Math Camp-
Description: Children master math facts and increase mathematical reasoning through small group instruction by experienced teachers in a relaxed learning environment.
Ages: First through sixth grade-
Dates: June 18-July 12, Monday through Thursday (No camp on July 4)-
Time: 9 a.m. to noon
Cost: $325 by May 11, $375 after May 11, $300 for past attendees registering before May 1
Deadline to register: June 4
To register: www.csub.edu/extension or 661-654-2441

"A Summer Adventure in Art" Camp-
Description: Children learn to draw, paint, and create three-dimensional art using a variety of mixed media such as pencil, pastels, watercolor, modeling compound, and even vegetables.
Ages: Second through sixth grade
Dates: June 18-July 12, Monday through Thursday (No camp on July 4)-
Time: 9 a.m. to noon
Cost: $325 by May 11, $375 after May 11, $300 for past attendees registering before May 1
Deadline to register: June 4
To register: www.csub.edu/extension or 661-654-2441

All Sports Camp-
Description: Children are introduced to the techniques of various sports in a fun way that promotes health, cooperation and teamwork. Children are grouped by age, size and ability. Some of the sports include swimming, golf, baseball, basketball, soccer, flag football and more.
Ages: Pee wee 3-4 years; Half-day 5-13 years; Full-day 7-13 years-
Dates: Week one June 11-15
Time: Pee wee 8-10:30 a.m.; Half-day 8-11:30 a.m.; All day 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.-
Cost: Pee wee $160; Half-day $175; Full-day $190 (Full-day to 5 p.m. add $90)-
Deadline to register: May 20 for $30 discount; after May 20 full price-
To register: Contact Simon Tobin at 654-2428 or stobin@csub.edu

Soccer Camp-
Description: Younger players can arrive with little or no previous soccer experience and leave a skilled, young soccer enthusiast. Experienced children will learn technical skills and group drills.
Ages: Pee wee 3-4 years; Half-day 5-11 years; Full-day 7-14 years-
Dates: June 18-22; July 9-13
Time: Pee wee 8-10:30 a.m.; Half-day 8-11:30 a.m.; Full-day 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (Drop off as early as 7:30 a.m.; pick up as late as 5 p.m.)-
Cost: Pee wee $150; Half-day $180; Full-day $225 (Discounts available)-
Deadline to register: None, but $20 extra for walk-ups-
To register: Contact Simon Tobin at 654-2428 or stobin@csub.edu

Roadrunner Wrestling Camp-
Description: Two concurrent camps include Competition Camp, which features technique sessions and lots of live matches, and Technique Camp, which is geared more toward technique but also has some live wrestling at the end of each day. There are two levels of Technique Camp: beginner and advanced.
Ages: 9 to 18 years; 7th to 12th grade for Competition Camp; 4th to 12th grade for Technique Camp-
Dates: July 22- 26
Time: 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. (overnight option available)-
Cost: $120-$380-
Deadline to register: July 1-
To register: For Competition Camp call Brian Cobb at 661-900-9016; For Technique Camp call Gerry Abas at 661-203-4727.

Women's Basketball Individual Skills Camp-
Description: This camp is designed to develop each player's fundamental basketball skills and overall playing ability with fun sessions of instruction and competition.
Ages: 4-17 years-
Dates: June 12-20-
Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.-
Cost: $150 before June 1; $175 after June 1; $250 for two siblings-
Deadline to register: None-
To register: Contact Zack Grasmick at 654-2608 or zgrasmick@csub.edu

5-Meter Water Polo Camp-
Description: This camp offers a competitive learning environment for athletes looking to elevate their game and learn from accomplished coaches. Camp will offer position training to focus on skills at each position. The camp is also open to beginners looking to develop the fundamental skills to play the game of water polo. Register as an individual or as a team.
Ages: 8-18 years-
Dates: July 8-11-
Time: Drop off 4 p.m. Sunday; pick up at 3 p.m. Wednesday-
Cost: Day camp $300; extended day camp $350; overnight camp $450-
Deadline to register: June 1 for early registration-
To register: Contact Jason Gall at (877) 824-7656 or jgall@csub.edu or visit www.5meter.com

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