Looking for something different this year?

Try the "Others"

Raleigh, Durham, & Chapel Hill Day Camps


Sometimes the most interesting camps are the ones that don't fit into a regular category. Here's a list of 2018 sessions that you may have overlooked.

Regular numbers denote age (5,6,7), ordinal numbers denote grade (5th,6th,7th)


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The "Other Theme--Other Theme" Category

This is where you can find Harry Potter, Superhero, Princess, Pirate, and other character-themed camps. Plus Babysitting and Yoga. There are also some hidden gems.

Camp Clownin' Around, Town of Cary, 7-16

Carnivals Around World, Immaculata Catholic School, 1st-8th

Courtesy Camp, Durham Academy, K-4th

Fairy Gardens and Gnome Homes, Emerson Waldorf School, 6-9

Home on the Range, Wake Christian Academy, K-5th

I Like Myself Art and Yoga Camp, Little Guru, 3-5

Modern Calligraphy, Town of Cary, 11-15

Party Planning Camp, Wake Christian Academy, 5th-8th

Slime Time, Marbles Kids Museum, 9-10

Tween Yoga Camp, Wythabalance Yoga, 13-15

West African Village, Emerson Waldorf School, 7-10

Where in the World? A Cultural Journey, Saint Mary's School, 4th-8th

Yoga and Mindfulness Camp, Savvy Soul Kids, 7-13


To find a specific topic, use the keyword box at the bottom of your search criteria and select "session name."


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Cool Crafts

Beginning Knitting, The ArtsCenter, 3rd-6th

Cardboard Construction- Robot Sculpture, St. Francis of Assisi, 3rd-5th

Creating Family Collages, St. Timothy's School, 2nd-5th

Felt So Happy, Woods Summer Wonders, 7-12

Felting Fun, Emerson Waldorf School, 10-13

Handcraft Your Own Metal Jewelry, Woods Summer Wonders, 9-14

I Built It! Working with Wood, Carolina Friends School, 7-9

Mask Making and Costume Accessory Design, Durham Academy, 2nd-5th

Metal Jewelry Crafting, The ArtsCenter, 7th-12th

Metal Mania, Town of Cary, 11-15

Metalsmithing Bootcamp, Town of Cary, 11-15

Spa and Relaxation Camp, Little Guru, 6-10

Woodwork Camp, Emerson Waldorf School, 10-13

Woodworking Exploration: Intro to Wood Turning, Town of Cary, 12-17


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"Other Academic" Camps

American Sign Language, Wake Tech, 14-17

Books on Plates, Duke School, 5-7

Business of Fashion, Town of Cary, 12-15

Chinese Culinary Camp, Kidzu Children's Museum, 1st-5th

Creative Journaling, The ArtsCenter, 7th-12th

Egyptian Exploration & Escape, GRACE Christian School, 1st-6th

Entrepreneurship: Build to Market Challenge, STEM For Kids, K-5th

Poetry Slam, Duke School, 11-15

Poise Girls Entrepreneurs, Town of Cary, 7-14

Strategies for Success and Cursive Writing, St. Timothy's School, 3rd-6th

Youth Startup Week, Carolina Friends School, 13-18


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"Other Sports" & "Outdoor Adventure" Camps

Fencing, Town of Cary, 7-14

Gaga, Capture the Flag and Other P.E. Games, Durham Academy, 2nd-5th

Jump Rope Camp, Bouncing Bulldogs, 5-18

Parkour Camp, Enso Movement, 6-up

Pickleball Camp, Durham Academy, 1st-5th

Quidditch Camp, Town of Cary, 11-17

Ramp Camp, Daniel Dhers Action Sports Complex, 5-15

Sk8Cary Action Sports Summer Camp, Town of Cary, 5-16

Ultimate Frisbee, Carrboro Recreation and Parks, 10-13

Ultimate Frisbee, Durham Academy, 3rd-8th

Ultimate Frisbee, Town of Cary, 11-14

Warriors Camp, St. David's School, 1st-5th

Survival Camp, Durham Academy, 3rd-10th

Mountain Biking Camp, Carrboro Recreation and Parks, 11-16

Fort Building, Emerson Waldorf School, 8-11

Jordan Lake Boating Camp, Jordan Lake Boating Camp, 5-14



Browse these full lists for more ideas

Follow the links below and then click the filter icon in the upper left to narrow your search.

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