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Day Camps for kids in Des Moines, IA

2019: Summer Arts Camps 4 Des Moines Kids – dsm4kids.com

If you have an arty kid, keep their creative juices flowing by enrolling them in a summer art camp. There are visual arts camps, dance and theater camps, and music camps offered throughout the Des Moines metro. If your child is ready to dive into a summer of artistic expression, read on to find the perfect summer camp. If you need more ideas, check out our Summer Camp Guide for dozens more great camps. Continue Reading…

2019: Summer STEM & Entrepreneurial Camps 4 Des Moines Kids – dsm4kids.com

When you think “summer camp,” you might picture canoeing on a lake, playing capture the flag, and eating s’mores by a campfire. But camp can also be about coding, building with Legos. learning how to run a business and giving back to your community. We’ve rounded up camps that promise a summer of fun for budding scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs and philanthropists. Find more Des Moines summer camps in our Summer Camp Guide. Continue Reading…

2019: Summer Outdoor Recreational Camps 4 Des Moines Kids – dsm4kids.com

Looking to get your kids outside and immersed in nature this summer? Does your daughter want to learn more about animals? Is your son wanting to know about early farm life? All these activities are available in the Des Moines area and the guide below will help you narrow your choices for outdoor and nature oriented summer camps.   Continue Reading…

2019: Summer Sports Camps 4 Des Moines Kids – dsm4kids.com

There are plenty of summer camp options in Des Moines and choosing among them might be dizzying. But if you have a budding athlete on your hands or one who is trying to improve his or her skills, you might want to consider a sports camp. We’ve rounded up a few for you. In addition to the camps listed below, check out your local YMCA, School District, Youth Sports Program or Parks and Recreation office for programs offered at reasonable prices. And be sure to check out our Summer Camp Guide for more camps in the area. Continue Reading…

2019: Summer Day Camps 4 Des Moines Kids – dsm4kids.com

If you would give just about anything to dodge the dreaded “what are we doing today?” question from bored kiddos this summer, you’ve come to the right place. And lucky for you, the Des Moines area offers so many different day camp options that there’s sure to be a program that’ll keep your tots and teens blissfully occupied until school starts back up again.
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2017 Summer Day Camp & Overnight Camps 4 Kids in Des Moines - dsm4kids.com

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In the middle of February, it seems like summer is far away. However, many summer camps and classes have already opened registration and many of the popular camps fill up quickly. You can also be rewarded for your prompt registration with an early bird discount. There are a slew of summer camps to choose from in the Des Moines area! All of our articles for the next five days will focus on helping you find the right camp for your kiddos this summer. Continue Reading…

2016 Summer Day Camps & Overnight Camps 4 Kids in Des Moines - dsm4kids.com

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Yep, it’s that time. Time to start thinking about summer camp and how you’re gonna keep the kids cared for and entertained all summer. What’s it going to be this year? Day Camp, Overnight Camp an Arts-Based or Sports Camp? There are a slew to choose from in the Des Moines area! All of our articles this week will focus on helping you find the right camp for your kiddos this summer. Better hurry, most camps fill up fast! Continue Reading…

8 Arts-Based Summer Camp Options 4 Kids in Des Moines - dsm4kids.com

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Last, but not least in our summer camp series, we’re discussing fine art camps for kids in Des Moines.  Whether you’re enriching an already-artistic-child’s journey or just making an introduction, there are a variety of programs to choose from. Deciding which dream to chase may be the toughest decision your young artist has to make. Here are eight arts based summer camp options for kids in Des Moines. Continue Reading…

8 Summer Camps and Classes 4 Nature & Animal Lovers in Des Moines - dsm4kids.com

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Parents of school-aged children (and younger) have a big job to do this rainy time of year.  It’s summer camp planning time! And, with the later school start date, we have even more time to fill! We’re here to help inspire your search with suggestions for some great camps and classes for all types and tastes.  Today we’re focusing on camps and classes for kids that love nature and animals. Continue Reading…

Special Needs Camps 4 Exceptional Kids in Central Iowa - dsm4kids.com

Most kids take summer camp for granted.  But for kids with special needs, summer camp may seem like an unobtainable dream.   Typical camps can’t offer the medical care that some need; for others, their social skills and behavior issues make it challenging for them to “rough it”.  Luckily, several organizations in Central Iowa are dedicated to giving every child the chance to experience summer camp. A list of these special places follows. Continue Reading…

Question to Ask about Summer Camp Before Enrolling - dsm4kids.com

I know, I know it’s only February, but it is time to start thinking about what to do with the kids for the summer.  If you are like many Central Iowa parents, you must find programs where your child will be cared for while you work.  Some kids attend day camps, while others attend weeks of scheduled activities.  Regardless of your choice, here are some questions to ask, to help you determine, which summer program is right for your kids and family. Continue Reading…