Community Players offer children’s theater camp

Davidson Community Player’s children’s wing, Connie Company, offers the following summer camps for ages 4-16. Half-day sessions cost $115 for Davidson residents and $120 for others. Camps are offered at Armour Street Theater, 307 Armour St., Davidson. The Connie Company also offers a full-day camp, Broadway Bound, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. June 24-28 for $225. Details: or 704-892-7953.


Ages 4-5

• Story Time with the Brothers Grimm, June 10-14, 9 a.m.-noon

• Training your Dragon, July 22-26, 9 a.m.-noon

• Sharks and Minnows, Aug. 5-9, 9 a.m.-noon


Ages 6-7

• Training your Dragon, June 10-14, 1-4 p.m.

• Story Time with the Brothers Grimm, July 8-12, 9 a.m.-noon

• My Life with Pirates, Aug. 12-16, 9 a.m.-noon


Ages 8-10

• My Life With Pirates, June 10-14, 9 a.m.-noon

• Adventures in Space, July 8-12, 1-4 p.m.

• Mythology and Ancient Worlds, Aug. 5-9, 1-4 p.m.


Ages 10-12

• Adventures in Space, June 17-21, 1-4 p.m.

• Mythology and Ancient Words, July 15-19, 9 a.m.-noon


Ages 12-16

• The World of Shakespeare, July 15-19, 1-4 p.m.

• Improvisation and Games, Aug. 12-16, 1-4 p.m.



SouthLake camps span athletics to academics

HUNTERSVILLE – SouthLake Christian Academy will hold summer programs in June and July, managed by a staff of Southlake Christian Academy faculty, staff members and local area professionals.

Camps offered this summer are broken into eight categories and organized by age: sports, fine arts, math and science, languages (including English), cooking, fun and crafts, future MBA’s series (sports marketing and leadership skills) and middle school survival (organizational and study skills).

SouthLake’s sport camps offer tennis, basketball, football, soccer, powder puff football and cheering. The fine arts camps include piano, ukulele and drums, violin, rock band, guitar and drums, orchestra, art exploration, photography/Photoshop, interior design, drama and boardstix art.

Camps are open to the public.

For more information, visit or contact SouthLake Christian Director of Enrichment Russ Clemmer at 704-949-2310 or


Children explore outdoors at Woodland Discovery camp

Woodland Discovery, a nonprofit group that offers nature experiences for children ages 4-14, will host summer camps from June 3-Aug. 23.

Children can explore five different habitats and learn about native plants, insects and other nature topics. Camp themes include traditional outdoor camps as well as an Adventure Camp based on the book “50 Dangerous Things You Should Let Your Child Do.” Adventure camp will have a variety of outdoor activities, including making a bow-and-arrow set, building fires and cooking outside, fishing, climbing trees and first aid.

Other camp themes include fairies, Yoga, nature art, bugs, science, American Girls and gardening.

The center will have an open house at its new site, 8755 Poplar Tent Road, on May 11 and 13 from 6-8 p.m. For more details visit, email or call 704-439-7764.