Descriptions & Registration

 Arlington Summer Camps 2018 Registration now open with early registration discounts!

Papier-Mâché All Day- March 2 APS Parent Teacher Conference Camp (St. Michael's)

Get sticky, get messy, get creative, and have fun spending time working on your own original papier-mâché project with us. Using discarded paper, glue, and found objects, you’ll explore and create interesting and awesome sculptures of anything you like.

 

Grades: K to 5

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees : $70 │ $10 Early Care │ $25 Aftercare

Includes cheese pizza lunch.

 

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Price: $105.00

Date: March 2, 2018

Sculptacular! APS Spring Break Camp March 26 - March 30 (St. Michael's)

Shape up and form some awesome art using an eclectic variety of supplies including clay, LEGO®, paper, soap, sticks, plasticine, cardboard, and even recyclables! At our open-ended centers, we'll make pots, masks, towers, figurines, and so much more!

 

Grades: K to 5

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

 Daily Fees : $70 │ $10 Early Care │ $25 Aftercare

Register by the day.  Campers bring their own lunch.

 

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Price: $80.00

Date: March 26, 2018

Bricksylvania! April 9 APS Teacher Work Day Camp (St. Michael's)

Revel in constructing a newfangled and nifty domain of LEGO® and DUPLO® with us! We’ll use gobs and piles of the vibrant bricks to build and play The Creative Difference Way. We’ll create our own small civilization one building block at a time. As usual, tons of free choice options and our popular art cart will be available all day as well.

 

Grades: K to 5

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees : $70 │ $10 Early Care │ $25 Aftercare

Includes cheese pizza lunch.

 

Register for this Camp

 

Price: $105.00

Date: April 9, 2018

Open Studio! - June 21 & 22 Mini Session (St. Michael's)

Join us for an exciting mini-session of open-ended, imaginative, creative fun! You’ll have unprecedented access to our vast, super cool and fun variety of art and craft supplies to create just about anything you can imagine.  We'll also break out our LEGO®, games and toys and see what kind of creative fun we can make!

 

Ages: 6 to 12

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $140 │ $20 Early Care │ $50 Aftercare

 

Save $20 before March 15th!

 

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Price: $210.00

Date: June 21, 2018

Art of LEGO®! June 25-29 (St. Michael's)

Join us as we explore LEGO® as an amazing artistic medium!  We’ll spend time each day working independently and on teams on our LEGO® models ranging from simple and elegant to sophisticated and complex.  We’ll design magnificent mosaics, create soaring sculptures, and assemble stunning statues.  With some imagination and inspiration, we’ll turn bricks into masterpieces!

 

Ages: 6 to 12

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $350 │ $50 Early Care │ $125 Aftercare

 

Save $50 before March 15th!

 

Register for this Camp

Price: $525.00

Date: June 25, 2018

Sculptacular! July 2-6 (St. Michael's)

Shape up and form some awesome art using an eclectic variety of supplies including clay, LEGO®, paper, soap, sticks, plasticine, cardboard, and even recyclables! At our open-ended centers, we'll make pots, masks, towers, figurines, and so much more!

 

Ages: 6 to 12

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $280 │ $40 Early Care │ $100 Aftercare

(no camp on July 4th)

 

Save $40 before March 15th!

 

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Price: $420.00

Date: July 2, 2018

LEGO® Studio! July 9-13 (Patrick Henry Elementary)

It’s a LEGO® builder’s paradise, featuring oceans and mountains of LEGO bricks to create with!  You’ll have lots and lots of fun designing with tens upon tens of thousands of the colorful bricks.  We’ll offer fun and original LEGO® team and individual engineering and designing challenges and plenty of uninterrupted time for you to build whatever you can imagine!

 

Ages: 6 to 12

Location: Patrick Henry Elementary - 701 S Highland St Arlington, VA 22204

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $350 │ $50 Early Care │ $125 Aftercare

 

Save $50 before March 15th!

 

 

For this week of camp, The Creative Difference is partnering with Arlington County Parks and Recreation. Arlington County can provide fee reductions for those who qualify. Call 703-228-4747 to request a fee reduction.

Arlington County can also provide upon request reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. Questions on access and inclusion should be directed to the Therapeutic Recreation Office at 703-228-4740 or TTY 711.

 

Register for this Camp

Price: $525.00

Date: July 9, 2018

ArtRageous Arts & Crafts! July 16-20 (St. Michael's)

This camp session is all about self-expression!  Using traditional and non-traditional art and craft media, we’ll create our own original works of art and design our own unique crafts.  Our imaginative, open-ended creativity centers provide the freedom to create your own work at your own pace with beads, magnets, clay, wood, vinyl, yarn, elastic, paint, fabric, glitter, buttons, cork, straws, stickers and much, much more!

 

Ages: 6 to 12

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $350 │ $50 Early Care │ $125 Aftercare

 

Save $50 before March 15th!

 

Register for this Camp

Price: $525.00

Date: July 16, 2018

Legotopia! July 23-27 (St. Michael's)

Spend a week of your summer break building an original and wonderful world of LEGO®, DUPLO®, arts, and crafts with us! We’ll use tens and tens of thousands of the colorful bricks to construct our very own new and amazing world. You’ll also spend time rotating through open-ended art stations, crafting backdrops and other LegoTopia features!

 

Ages: 6 to 12

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $350 │ $50 Early Care │ $125 Aftercare

 

Save $50 before March 15th!

 

Register for this Camp

Price: $525.00

Date: July 23, 2018

Arts Extravaganza! July 30-August 3 (St. Michael's)

Don’t miss this unmatched creative opportunity! Each day, we’ll explore different art media and creative tools in a wide variety of rotating art centers.  You’re free to create to your heart’s content and at your own pace in imaginative, open-ended activities with paints, beads, collage, glitter, sand, soap, fabric, food, clay, papier-mâché, LEGO®, looms, and much, much more!

 

Ages: 6 to 12

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $350 │ $50 Early Care │ $125 Aftercare

 

Save $50 before March 15th!

 

Register for this Camp

Price: $525.00

Date: July 30, 2018

Stop-Motion Movie Making Madness! July 30-August 3 (St. Michael's)

Explore the art of stop-motion animation movie making! You’ll write the story, design and build your set with a variety of art media, then direct and edit your movie. Choose between clay, LEGO, or paper animation. Very limited spaces available for this specialty session.  Please note that this session is restricted to campers ages 8 to 12.

 

Ages: 8 to 12

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $350 │ $50 Early Care │ $125 Aftercare

 

Save $50 before March 15th!

 

Register for this Camp

Price: $525.00

Date: July 30, 2018

Keep Calm & LEGO®! August 6- 10 (St. Michael's)

Come chill out with us for this relaxing week of summer, exploring a multitude of awesome LEGO projects!  We’ll have specialty sets, tons of base plates, mosaic tiles, giant bricks, and plenty of time for you to connect, construct, contemplate, and continue your builds.

 

Ages: 6 to 12

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $350 │ $50 Early Care │ $125 Aftercare

 

Save $50 before March 15th!

 

Register for this Camp

Price: $525.00

Date: August 6, 2018

3D Printed Art! August 6- 10 (St. Michael's)

Create and make awesome, original objects using Tinkercad and a 3D printer!  You’ll design and render your own exciting and fun prototypes.  From conceptualizing, designing, customizing, modding, and optimizing, you’ll be able to explore this incredible new artistic medium in a small group with plenty of time and equipment for everyone. Very limited spaces available for this specialty session.  Please note that this session is restricted to campers ages 8 to 12.

 

Ages: 8 to 12

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $350 │ $50 Early Care │ $125 Aftercare

 

Save $50 before March 15th!

 

Register for this Camp

Price: $525.00

Date: August 6, 2018

ArtRageous Arts & Crafts! August 13-17 (Patrick Henry Elementary)

This camp session is all about self-expression!  Using traditional and non-traditional art and craft media, we’ll create our own original works of art and design our own unique crafts.  Our imaginative, open-ended creativity centers provide the freedom to create your own work at your own pace with beads, magnets, clay, wood, vinyl, yarn, elastic, paint, fabric, glitter, buttons, cork, straws, stickers and much, much more!

 

Ages: 6 to 12

Location: Patrick Henry Elementary - 701 S Highland St Arlington, VA 22204

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $350 │ $50 Early Care │ $125 Aftercare

 

Save $50 before March 15th!

 

 

For this week of camp, The Creative Difference is partnering with Arlington County Parks and Recreation. Arlington County can provide fee reductions for those who qualify. Call 703-228-4747 to request a fee reduction.

Arlington County can also provide upon request reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. Questions on access and inclusion should be directed to the Therapeutic Recreation Office at 703-228-4740 or TTY 711.

 

Register for this Camp

Price: $525.00

Date: August 13, 2018

Sculptacular! August 20-24 (St. Michael's)

Shape up and form some awesome art using an eclectic variety of supplies including clay, LEGO®, paper, soap, sticks, plasticine, cardboard, and even recyclables! At our open-ended centers, we'll make pots, masks, towers, figurines, and so much more!

 

Ages: 6 to 12

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $350 │ $50 Early Care │ $125 Aftercare

 

Save $50 before March 15th!

 

Register for this Camp

Price: $525.00

Date: August 20, 2018

Legotopia! August 27-31 (St. Michael's)

Spend the last week of your summer break at our most popular camp ever, building an original and wonderful world of LEGO®, DUPLO®, arts, and crafts with us! We’ll use tens and tens of thousands of the colorful bricks to construct our very own new and amazing world. You’ll also spend time rotating through open-ended art stations, crafting backdrops and other LegoTopia features!

 

Ages: 6 to 12

Location: St. Michael's Episcopal Church- 1132 N Ivanhoe Street, Arlington, VA 22205

Hours: 9 am- 3 pm │8 am-9 am Early Care │3 pm-6 pm Aftercare

Fees: $350 │ $50 Early Care │ $125 Aftercare

 

Save $50 before March 15th!

 

Register for this Camp

Price: $525.00

Date: August 27, 2018