2017 Spring & Summer Camps: Sign Up Now!
Parent/ Daughter Leadership Workshop (deadline April 19)
Four Steps for Getting What You Need is a 4-part series of 90 minute workshops for girls and their parents (or parental figures). See the below link for details and sign up before April 21. https://girlsleadership.org/programs/basalt45pt1/
8th Grade: First Ascent Youth Leadership Program (FREE: Deadline April 17, Camp in June)
First Ascent instills lifelong leadership skills in youth. In addition to outdoor activities, academic subjects such as land and water conservation and orienteering are introduced. During the program, students engage in outdoor physical activities such as rock climbing (including climbing Mt. Elbert, the highest mountain in Colorado), rafting and hiking. Students will complete a challenge course designed to teach and develop: Team Building, Communication, Conflict Resolution, Consensus Building, Problem Solving, Building Trust. The 2017 Program runs : June 25 – June 30, 2017. The First Ascent Student Application Deadline: Monday, April 17, 2017. The cost: Cost: FREE--Free White Water Rafting. For more information talk to your 8th grade teachers and/or Mr. Funez. Sign-up quick-- the application deadline is: soon. http://coloradomtn.edu/academics/college_prep/first_ascent/how_to_apply/
PALS Music Program (deadline May 3)
The Aspen Music Festival and School offers an awesome opportunity for music students in the valley known as the P.A.L.S. program. P.A.L.S. stands for “Passes and Lessons Scholarship” is available to students in the Roaring Fork Valley each summer. If your son or daughter applies and is accepted into the program, they will get free passes to world-class Aspen Music Festival concerts over the summer and 10 one-on-one lessons with an Aspen Music Festival student. Aspen Music Festival students are some of the best musicians in the world and are generally completing their Masters or Doctoral degrees in performance of their specific instrument. The P.A.L.S. program is a really wonderful chance for students to experience incredible music performances and learn from some of the best musicians in the world!
Anderson Ranch Summer Camps
Anderson Ranch offers a variety of amazing summer camps for students all summer long. Ms. Jones is even teaching a class!. Scholarships are available while $$ lasts, so get your application in soon.
The Art Base
The Art Base offers a variety of summer camps for children and teens. Check out the calendar here:https://theartbase.org/education/#1441874023759-fa988392-b9adfae7-0abe
Andy Zanca Youth Empowerment Radio Camp (June)
Maroon Bell Canto Summer Chorus Festival Camp (July 31-Aug. 4)
The Aspen Music Festival and School is pleased to once again offer a fun and music-filled summer choir camp through the AMFS AfterWorks program. As part of the Maroon Bel Canto Children’s Chorus (MBCCC), the fifth annual MBCCC Festival Summer Camp is open to students entering fourth through eighth grades. The camp will be run by professional music educators and choir directors