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Camp Genesis

Summer Camp Excelsior, MN

Summer Day Camps Excelsior, MN

CAMP GENESIS consists of a variety of day camps conducted during the summer months by Our Savior School. These camps focus on a single subject which help children to develop skills in that area.

Available Camps

For Camp Genesis & Extended Care
Early registration recommended. Space is limited

Use the following link to download the 2018 Camp Genesis flyer.

2018 Camp Genesis flyer

To register online, use the link below:

2018 Camp Genesis Registration

101 — GOLF CAMP June 11 – 13 / 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

An avid golfer and experienced coach will instruct students of varied skill levels. The areas of golf that will be covered will include driving, chipping, iron play and putting. This is an all day camp that will focus on the fundamentals of the game. We will spend the first day on the range learning and practicing the skills of the game. The second and third day we will be on the range in the morning and playing 9 holes of golf in the afternoon. Price includes both the cost of practice and the round of golf. Please have a set of clubs and pack a lunch for each day.

Cost: $100 Non-Extended Care students — $60 for Extended Care students

Age requirements: Entering grade 3 – 9

102 — FOOTGOLF June 14 – 15 / 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

FootGolf is exactly what it sounds like. Participants use a soccer ball instead of a golf club and ball. Players “tee” off by kicking the ball from in between the tee markers toward the hole. This new take on a traditional game is growing very quickly. Come try something new and bring a friend!

Cost: $50 Non-Extended Care students — $25 for Extended Care students

Age requirements: Entering grade 3 – 9

103 — FULL COOKING CAMP COMPETITION EDITION June 18 – 21 / 1:00  – 3:30 pm

This four day camp will build confidence in the kitchen. On Monday and Tuesday, students will learn to cook many different items, gain new skills, and experience different flavors. On Wednesday, the teams will decide what they will cook for the competition. On Thursday, the teams will be cooking for the judges. Will your team win?

Cost: $85 Non-Extended Care students — $45 for Extended Care students

Age requirements: Entering grade 3 – 9

104 — HERE’S TO YOU! July 9 – 12 / 9:30 am – 3:00 pm

The fundamental goal of this program is to help girls recognize their innate potential through a variety of fun, physical, and social activities. Under God’s direction – Here’s to You! – is designed to offer girls a variety of activities that will increase self-confidence and guide them towards becoming their best. In addition, each daily activity will help foster skills needed for successful living such as teamwork, trust, and positive communication skills. This four-day camp is for girls entering grades 4-9.  The camp activities will include, serving others, meeting with women who started local small businesses, bowling, dance, pilates, and rock climbing.

Cost: $175 Non-Extended Care students — $90 for Extended Care students

Age requirements: Entering grade 4 – 9

105 — FUNTASTIC July 16 – 19 / 1:00 – 3:00 pm

During this four-day camp, our staff will guide students through a variety of different activities, including arts and crafts, cooking, a trip to the Big Thrill Factory followed by playground touring.  On the last day, we will have large inflatable bouncy houses for the children to play in.  This camp is going to be Funtastic.

Cost: $90 Non-Extended Care students — $50 for Extended Care students

Age requirements: Entering grade Pre K (age 4) – 2

106 — WATERPARK MADNESS July 23 – 26 / 9:30 am – 4:00 pm

Do you like water slides, wave pools and lazy rivers? If you answered “YES!”, then this camp is for you! Four days at four different waterparks. We will start at Cascade Waterpark, Followed by Edina Aquatic Center, Bunker Hills Waterpark, and finally Soak City at Valleyfair. Please bring a disposable lunch or money to purchase a lunch at the waterparks. Price includes all admissions and transportation.

Cost: $195 Non-Extended Care students — $95 for Extended Care students

Age requirements: Entering grade 4– 9

107 — 4 – 9TH GRADE FIELD TRIP ERUPTION July 30 – August 2 / 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

In this action-packed week, we will have as much fun as possible in four days. Monday, we will be going to MN Pro Paintball. Tuesday we will spend the day Go Karting. Wednesday we head to Grand slam in Burnsville. Finally, on Thursday we will go to Valleyfair. We will be returning to school at 5:00 pm on Thursday. Price includes all admissions and transportation. You may purchase lunch at Grand Slam and Valleyfair; please make sure to pack a lunch for the other trips. Order of activities subject to change.

Cost: $225 Non-Extended Care students — $130 for Extended Care students

Age requirements: Entering grade 4 – 9

108 — 1 – 4TH GRADE FIELD TRIP ERUPTION August 6 – 9 / 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

This camp will give you all the best field trips in just four days. Monday we will go to Grand Slam in Burnsville. Tuesday we will head to Nickelodeon Universe. Wednesday we will be at Cascade Bay Water Park in Eagan.  Thursday includes a trip to Big Thrill Factory and an afternoon at Lake Minnewastha splashing in the lake. You can purchase lunch at each location or pack a lunch.

Cost: $190 Non-Extended Care students — $100 for Extended Care students

Age requirements: Entering grade 1 – 4

109 — FULL ROCKET CAMP August 13–16 / 9:00 – 11:30 am

This camp will be devoted to exploring rockets. You will build and launch at least two rockets during this four-day camp. One rocket will fly over 1000 feet into the air. Let your inventive character shine. All rockets will be launched on Thursday. Parents are welcome to watch the launches.

Cost: $110 Non-Extended Care students — $70 for Extended Care students

Age requirements: Entering grade 4 – 9

110 — ARCHERY CAMP August 13 – 16 / 1:00 – 2:30 pm

We offer this camp in partnership with Cabin Fever Sporting Goods in Victoria. This four-day camp is for beginners or for someone who wants to fine-tune their archery skills. During the camp, archers will become proficient in shooting and they will also learn range safety.

Cost: $50 Non-Extended Care students — $0 for Extended Care students

Age requirements: Entering grade 4 – 10

Extended Care Summer Highlights

2018 Summer Camps June 11 – August 16

JUNE
11, 25 Mission Mondays
12, 19, 26 Bike and Blade days
13, 20, 27 Walking to Excelsior Library
14, 21, 28 Swimming at Lake Minnewashta
15 Rollergarden
29 Bowling

JULY
3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Bike and Blade days
9, 23 Mission Monday days
11, 18, 25 Walking to Excelsior Library
13 Stages Theater in Hopkins
19, 27 Swimming at Lake Minnewashta
20 Mini Golf

AUGUST
1, 8, 15, 22 Walking to Excelsior Library
3, 9 Swimming at Lake Minnewashta
6, 20 Mission Monday
7, 14, 21 Bike and Blade Day
10 Science Museum
17 Big Thrill Factory
24 Chutes and Ladders with a picnic lunch

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