Bright Horizons at Capital City: Camp Explorations
Ages served: 3-6
Dates/times: 6/3-8/23; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Join us for a summer of friendships and exploration. Our summer program features action-packed weekly sessions to keep your child engaged, special guests and more.
Cost: Varies by schedule
Camp location: Bright Horizons at Capital City, 277 E. Town St., Columbus
For more information: capitalcity@brighthorizons.com, 614-227-0550, brighthorizons.com/capitalcity

Childtime Learning Centers: Camp Curiosity
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 5/6-8/30; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Children will explore themes through hands-on projects, daily activities and field trips, plus a culminating special event for the whole family.
Cost: Varies by location
Camp location: 6660 Doubletree Ave., Columbus; 170 E. Broad St., Pataskala
For more information: 855-598-7237, childtime.com/educational-programs/summer-camp

City of Powell Parks & Recreation: Powell Camp
Ages served: 4-14
Dates/times: 5/28-8/9; full day (6+ hours)
Description: We offer different themed weeks that are geared toward school-aged children, and there are a few weeks for younger campers, too.
Cost: $75 to $250 per week, depending on planned field trips and activities, as well as the optional Fridays. Specialty camps cost a bit more.
Camp location: Adventure Park, 260 Adventure Park Drive, Powell
For more information: Gina Kolp, gkolp@cityofpowell.us, 614-885-5380, recreation.cityofpowell.us

City of Upper Arlington: Summer Day Camp
Ages served: 6-12
Dates/times: 6/3-8/9; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Children participate in programmed recreation activities, weekly field trips, arts and crafts, games, quiet recreation, movies, swimming and library visits.
Cost: $420 resident, $440 nonresident, includes the first 10 days of camp and pool admission. Each additional day is $32.
Camp location: Three Upper Arlington sites—Thompson Park north shelter, 4250 Mountview Road; Tremont Elementary School, 2900 Tremont Road; Reed Road Park shelter, 3861 Reed Road
For more information: Cheryl Hyatt, chyatt@uaoh.net, 614-583-5303

Field Sports at SportsOhio: Adventure Camp
Ages served: 6-12
Dates/times: 6/3-8/9; full day (6+ hours) and half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Each week, Adventure Camp will have a different theme, such as Mad Science, Amazing Race, Shipwrecked and more. The program will combine themed activities with traditional games, crafts and outings.
Cost: $105 to $325
Camp location: Field Sports, 6400 Dublin Park Drive, Dublin
For more information: 614-791-7849, sportsohio.org/play/camps

Girl Scouts of Ohio's Heartland: Camp Ken-Jockety
Ages served: 5-18
Dates/times: 6/3-8/9; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Day camp is an introduction to the outdoors. Girls are encouraged to try new experiences, develop important skills and make new friends.
Cost: Starts at $100
Camp location: Camp Ken-Jockety, 1295 Hubbard Road, Galloway
For more information: Karen Goodin, kgoodin@gsoh.org, 614-487-8101, gsoh.org/camp

Gym Skills: Gym Skills Summer Camp
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 6/3-8/9; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Learn new skills, make new friends and stay active with our Gym Skills coaches. Our camp is designed with a variety of activities and sports, as well as weekly field trips.
Cost: $250 per week nonmember, $235 member
Camp location: Kids Lifestyle Center by Gym Skills, 710 Cross Pointe Road, Gahanna
For more information: Stephanie Dunn, summercamp@gymskills.com, 614-571-1220, gymskills.com

La Petite Academy: Camp Innovate
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 5/6-8/30; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Camp Innovate includes weekly and biweekly themes, such as STEM, Scientific Discoveries and Young Zoologists, as well as field trips.
Cost: Varies by age
Camp location: Eight Central Ohio sites, including Blacklick, Columbus, Hilliard, Polaris and Westerville
For more information: 877-861-5078, lapetite.com/educational-programs/summer-camp

Ohio University Lancaster: Kids in College
Ages served: grades 4-9
Dates/times: 6/10-6/28; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Kids in College, now in its 40th year, provides an opportunity for highly motivated students to reinforce the knowledge and instruction they receive in school. Topics include sciences, art, music, history and recreational sports.
Cost: $85 per class, plus lab fees (if applicable)
Camp location: Ohio University Lancaster, 1570 Granville Pike, Lancaster
For more information: Maryann Lape, lape@ohio.edu, 740-681-3339, ohio.edu/lancaster/community/kidsincollege.cfm

Premier at Sawmill Athletic Club: Premier Kids Summer Camp
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 6/10-8/9; hours TBD
Description: Premier Kids Summer Camps are designed to keep children active and entertained through gym games, crafts, swimming and special guests.
Cost: $190 to $205 nonmember, $170 to $180 member; before- and after-care are available for $40 per week
Camp location: Premier at Sawmill Athletic Club, 3111 Hayden Road, Columbus
For more information: Dee Meddock, dmeddock@premieratsawmill.com, 614-336-2582

Smoky Row Children's Center: SRCC Schoolage Summer Camp
Ages served: 5-10
Dates/times: 5/28-8/8; full day (6+ hours)
Description: This camp has outdoor activities, special visitors and two field trips per week. Sign up by the day, week or for the entire summer.
Cost: $42 per day, plus a prorated activity fee.
Camp location: Smoky Row Children's Center, 8615 Smoky Row Road, Powell
For more information: Lisa Perruzzi, smokyrowcc@gmail.com, 614-766-2122, smokyrowchildrenscenter.com

St. Francis DeSales High School: SFD Summer Camps
Ages served: grades 1-12
Dates/times: 6/10-7/25; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: SFD Summer Camps are a way to meet new friends while improving your skills, whether it is in the classroom or on the athletic field.
Cost: $75 per session; 15 percent discount for two or more camps
Camp location: St. Francis DeSales High School, 4212 Karl Road, Columbus
For more information: summercamps@desales.co, 614-267-7808, sfdstallions.org/summercamps

Stars Indoor Sports: Ancient Egypt
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 7/8-7/12; full day (6+ hours) and half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Have you ever wanted to see the pyramids of Egypt? This is the week for you. We will be looking at Egypt, and we may come across a few mummies.
Cost: $295 full day, $180 half day; multiple-child and multiple-camp discounts are available. Early drop-off and late pickup options are offered.
Camp location: Stars Indoor Sports, 6124 Busch Blvd., Columbus
For more information: Tyler Magley, youthprograms@starsindoorsports.com, 614-985-3003, starsindoorsports.com

Stars Indoor Sports: Best of the Best
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 8/19-8/23; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Campers will have a selection of their favorite activities, and we will choose the most popular activities to do all week.
Cost: $295 full day, $180 half day; multiple-child and multiple-camp discounts are available. Early drop-off and late pickup options are offered.
Camp location: Stars Indoor Sports, 6124 Busch Blvd., Columbus
For more information: Tyler Magley, youthprograms@starsindoorsports.com, 614-985-3003, starsindoorsports.com

Stars Indoor Sports: Extreme Minute to Win It
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 6/24-6/28; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Think you have what it takes to complete these tasks in less than 60 seconds? Campers will be challenged to do many different things.
Cost: $295 full day, $180 half day; multiple-child and multiple-camp discounts are available. Early drop-off and late pickup options are offered.
Camp location: Stars Indoor Sports, 6124 Busch Blvd., Columbus
For more information: Tyler Magley, youthprograms@starsindoorsports.com, 614-985-3003, starsindoorsports.com

Stars Indoor Sports: Fun & Fitness
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 6/3-6/7; full day (6+ hours)
Description: We will be playing various sports games throughout the week.
Cost: $295 full day, $180 half day; multiple-child and multiple-camp discounts are available. Early drop-off and late pickup options are offered.
Camp location: Stars Indoor Sports, 6124 Busch Blvd., Columbus
For more information: Tyler Magley, youthprograms@starsindoorsports.com, 614-985-3003, starsindoorsports.com

Stars Indoor Sports: Game Show Mania
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 6/10-6/14; full day (6+ hours)
Description: We will be playing all of the game shows that you see on television. Games will include Family Feud, Let's Make a Deal and more.
Cost: $295 full day, $180 half day; multiple-child and multiple-camp discounts are available. Early drop-off and late pickup options are offered.
Camp location: Stars Indoor Sports, 6124 Busch Blvd., Columbus
For more information: Tyler Magley, youthprograms@starsindoorsports.com, 614-985-3003, starsindoorsports.com

Stars Indoor Sports: OH-IO
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 8/12-8/16; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Show off your Ohio sports team fandom. We will focus on the history of all of the Buckeye State professional sports teams, and will have games, trivia and contests.
Cost: $295 full day, $180 half day; multiple-child and multiple-camp discounts are available. Early drop-off and late pickup options are offered.
Camp location: Stars Indoor Sports, 6124 Busch Blvd., Columbus
For more information: Tyler Magley, youthprograms@starsindoorsports.com, 614-985-3003, starsindoorsports.com

Stars Indoor Sports: Party in the USA
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 6/17-6/21; full day (6+ hours)
Description: We will “visit” different major cities around the U.S. to see what they do differently.
Cost: $295 full day, $180 half day; multiple-child and multiple-camp discounts are available. Early drop-off and late pickup options are offered.
Camp location: Stars Indoor Sports, 6124 Busch Blvd., Columbus
For more information: Tyler Magley, youthprograms@starsindoorsports.com, 614-985-3003, starsindoorsports.com

Stars Indoor Sports: Stars Survivor
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 7/29-8/2; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Outlast your fellow campers and see if you have what it takes to be the Stars Survivor.
Cost: $295 full day, $180 half day; multiple-child and multiple-camp discounts are available. Early drop-off and late pickup options are offered.
Camp location: Stars Indoor Sports, 6124 Busch Blvd., Columbus
For more information: Tyler Magley, youthprograms@starsindoorsports.com, 614-985-3003, starsindoorsports.com

Stars Indoor Sports: Stars Warriors
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 7/15-7/19; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Test your speed, agility and endurance on multiple obstacle courses. Campers will have to run, jump, roll, climb and crawl their way to the end of each one.
Cost: $295 full day, $180 half day; multiple-child and multiple-camp discounts are available. Early drop-off and late pickup options are offered.
Camp location: Stars Indoor Sports, 6124 Busch Blvd., Columbus
For more information: Tyler Magley, youthprograms@starsindoorsports.com, 614-985-3003, starsindoorsports.com

Stars Indoor Sports: Think You've Got Talent?
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 8/5-8/9; full day (6+ hours)
Description: During this week, campers will have the opportunity to showcase their talents.
Cost: $295 full day, $180 half day; multiple-child and multiple-camp discounts are available. Early drop-off and late pickup options are offered.
Camp location: Stars Indoor Sports, 6124 Busch Blvd., Columbus
For more information: Tyler Magley, youthprograms@starsindoorsports.com, 614-985-3003, starsindoorsports.com

Stars Indoor Sports: Water Works!
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 8/19-8/23; full day (6+ hours)
Description: With school right around the corner and the summer heat dragging you down, let's cool off. This week will be filled with water balloons and other games.
Cost: $295 full day, $180 half day; multiple-child and multiple-camp discounts are available. Early drop-off and late pickup options are offered.
Camp location: Stars Indoor Sports, 6124 Busch Blvd., Columbus
For more information: Tyler Magley, youthprograms@starsindoorsports.com, 614-985-3003, starsindoorsports.com

Stars Indoor Sports: Wild West
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 7/22-7/26; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Discover what it would be like to live in the Wild West. Learn how to rope cattle and even pan for gold.
Cost: $295 full day, $180 half day; multiple-child and multiple-camp discounts are available. Early drop-off and late pickup options are offered.
Camp location: Stars Indoor Sports, 6124 Busch Blvd., Columbus
For more information: Tyler Magley, youthprograms@starsindoorsports.com, 614-985-3003, starsindoorsports.com

Tutor Time: Camp One-of-a-Kind
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 5/6-8/30; full day (6+ hours)
Description: We offer weekly and bi-weekly themes, daily activities, field trips and special projects throughout the summer.
Cost: Varies by location
Camp location: 6365 Emerald Parkway, Dublin; 3731 Discovery Lane, Powell
For more information: 888.329.4049, tutortime.com/educational-programs/summer-camp

YMCA of Central Ohio: Day Camps
Ages served: 5-12
Dates/times: 5/28-8/16; full day (6+ hours)
Description: For more than 30 years, Central Ohio children have come together at YMCA Day Camp for a summer full of nature, water play, games, cookouts, arts and crafts, and new friendships.
Cost: $180 per week nonmember, $135 member
Camp location: More than 20 sites across Central Ohio
For more information: Evan Garver, egarver@ymcacolumbus.org, 614-334-9622, daycamp.ymcacolumbus.org