FREE Mendocino County Libraries Summer Reading Program. Ongoing activities, incentives & prizes. Programs available for young children, school-aged children, teens & adults. June 10-Aug. 12. Visit branch website or call for more info & calendar of events. Ukiah, Willits, Fort Bragg, Point Arena & Round Valley branches, as well as our Bookmobile. mendolibrary.org.
C.V. Starr Community Center. Activities for youth, teens & families. 964-9446. starrcenter.net.
MCRPD Just for Kids Summer Day Camp. Packed with arts & crafts, field trips, regular trips to the C.V. Starr Pool & so much more. Open to all school-aged participants. 7:45 a.m.-5:15 p.m., half-day options available. M-F. June 12-Aug. 4. $30/day, $20/half-day. 964-9446. mendocoastrec.org.
Summer Camps with the Noyo Center. Ocean Float Day Camp: All ages. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. June 19-23 & July 4. $20/day-$150. Discovery Camp: Ages 7-10. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. July 17-21. $150. Coast'in It Overnight Camp: Ages 10-15. Aug. 1-3. $150. 733-6696. noyocenter.org/events.
Camp Solar. Harness the sun this summer. Campers will put the sun to work baking, making & racing. They'll create a sculpture from natural building materials, run a farmers market & more. Ages 6-12. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 1-3. $150. Early-bird discount ends June 30. Sibling rates available. Benefits the Solar Living Institute. 472-2456. solarliving.org.
Camp Winnarainbow. A circus & performing arts camp. For more than 40 years, children have run away to join this circus in beautiful Mendocino. Ages 7-14. (Teen Camp now available, ages 15-17.) June-Aug. Visit website for schedule & rates. 510-525-4304. campwinnarainbow.org.
Healthy Start Summer Program. Arts & crafts, field games, water play, drama, music & lunch. Ages 5-12. June-July. Visit website for schedule & rates. 984-8089. laytonville.org/healthystart.
Mendocino County Sheriff's Activities League. Archery, basketball, soccer, Raiders youth football & cheer. Call for schedule & rates. 272-2718.
Redwood Adventure Residential Camp. Hiking, swimming, backpacking, horseback riding, archery, crafts & nature. We emphasize nature stewardship, leadership & interpersonal & spiritual growth. Grades 5-12. July 8-23. $525-$545/wk. 703-9171. redwoodadventure.org.
Community Center of Mendocino's Summer Enrichment Camps. Programs include Science, S.T.E.M, Design It-Explore It, Puppet Theater, Recycled Art, Operation Opera, Operation Orchestra, Circus Camp, Tide Pool Exploration & Gardening & Nutrition. Ages 6-12. Noon-5 p.m. M-F. Call for schedules & rates. 937-4133. ccmendo.org.
Flynn Creek Circus Summer Camp. Run away with a real circus this summer. Students learn circus arts under the Big Top tent with professional performers. Tightwire, trapeze, tumbling, juggling & more. End-of-session performance. Ages 7-14. 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. M-F. June 26-30. $235. 937-4133. flynncreekcircus.com.
Lake-Mendocino 4-H Summer Camp. Archery, hiking, water activities, sports, arts & crafts, photography & much more. Space is limited; first come, first served. Ages 9-13. Counselors-In-Training: Ages 12-13. July 2-6. $175. 263-6838. Mendocino Woodlands Camp. celake.ucanr.edu/mendocino-lake_4-H_summer_camp.
Mendocino Art Center Summer Classes. Youth Ceramics: Students will be exposed to various building, throwing & firing techniques. Ages 6 & up. 2:45-4:45 p.m. Wednesdays. June 7-July 26. $200/8 wks. Polymer Clay the Fun Way: Learn to make & finish works in polymer clay. All ages welcome. 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 3, July 22, Aug. 19. $40-$80. Youth Metals, wk. 1: Basics of working with copper & brass. Ages 12-17. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 19-20. $85. Youth Metals, wk. 2: Create a project in sterling silver. (New students repeat wk. 1.) Ages 12-17. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 26-27. $85. Youth Metals, wk. 3: Supervised week in the studio. Ages 12-17. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. July 10-11. $85. 937-5818. mendocinoartcenter.org/youth-arts.html.
Boy Scouts of America Residential Summer Camps. Cooking, aquatics, Scout-craft, shooting sports, handicrafts & nature skills. Ages 11-20. June-July. Visit website for schedule & rates. 546-8137. redwoodbsa.org/camping.
Windy Hollow Farm Camps. Campers will prepare snacks, craft projects, sow seeds & explore the land & gardens. This is a chance for kids to run & get their hands dirty in a safe outdoor environment. $125/wk. All Ages Camp: Ages 4-10. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 26-29. Jr. Farm Camp: Ages 4-6. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. July 31-Aug. 3. Mid-Kids Farm Camp: Ages 7-10. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 7-10. 353-0143. windyhollowfarmca.com/farm-camp.
Acorn Camp. Camp activities include animal tracking, preparing wild foods & herbal first-aid remedies, making fire by friction, building primitive shelters, music, storytelling & more. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. M-F. Ages 8-13: June 12-16. Ages 14-17: June 26-30. $275/wk. Financial aid available. 743-1980.
Children's Horseback Riding Day Camp. Campers develop their riding skills & confidence while learning about feeding, maintenance & grooming. All experience levels welcome. All ages welcome. June-July. Ages 6 & under: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. only. Ages 7 & up: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. only. $175-$350. 743-9973. White Dog Ranch. whitedogranch.com.
Mendocino County Sheriff's Activities League. Basketball, volleyball & Junior Bearcats football. Call for schedule & rates. 272-2718.
Paddington Station Horse Camp. An overnight camp for horse-crazy kids who want to learn while having fun in a friendly environment where safety comes first. All skill levels welcome. Ages 17 & younger. July 8-15 & July 15-22. $301-$1,005. Second wk. option available for $805. Financial aid available. 743-2541. paddingtonstationriding.com.
Mendocino County Sheriff's Activities League. Basketball, Colts football & cheer & Junior Giants baseball. Call for schedule & rates. 272-2718.
Boys & Girls Club of Ukiah (BGCU) Summer Break Program. BGCU members have access to pool tables, computer lab, library, arts & crafts, playground, games & the gym. Optional field trips may be offered. Ages 6-18. 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. M-F. June 12-Aug. 17. $30 membership fee. $15-$20/day. Payment arrangements available. 467-4900. ukiahbgc.org.
British Soccer & Tetra Brazil Soccer Camps. Soccer camps with programs for all ages, taught by our professional coaching staff from the UK & Brazil. Ages 3-18. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. M-F. June-Aug. $85-$200. 916-596-1694. challenger.configio.com/content/search.
FREE Cactusville Vacation Bible School. Kids will experience a rip roarin' good time in one of the most adventurous towns in the Wild West! Great games, crazy arts/crafts, delicious snacks & much more. Ages 6-12. 6-8 p.m. M-F. June 5-9. 951-236-3941. Ukiah Seventh-Day Adventist Church. ukiahsda.com.
Camp Respect. Campers explore respect in a Buddhist, multicultural environment. Ages 4-16. June 19-31. $275. 468-3896. igdvs.org.
Canova Music Rock Band Camp. Students will be grouped together in bands of 4 & work with an instructor all week. At the end of the week on Friday night there will be a Battle of the Bands! All ages. All skills. 354-2377. facebook.com/canova-records.
Charlie Brown Musical Theatre Camp. Sing! Dance! Act! David Post & Oscar Rojas make it a blast to be excellent performers in the witty, actor-centered show You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown. Jump in! Ages 8-15. 9 a.m.-8 p.m. (Dinner at home.) July 24-29. $260. Ukiah Presbyterian Church. 415-314-1404. baaay.net.
City of Ukiah Summer Safari Day Camp. Swimming, arts & crafts, sports, cooking, games, skits, field trips & educational components. Drop-ins welcome. Ages 6-12. 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Half-days available. M-F. June 12-Aug. 18. $100-$195/wk. $340/2 wks. Financial aid available. 463-6231. Todd Grove Park. cityofukiah.com/summer-safari-day-camp.
FREE Game Design Coding Camp. Students will learn basic video-game coding concepts by making different types of games, including racing, platform, launching & more. Ages 8-11. 10-11:15 a.m. W-F. July 12-28. Ukiah Valley Library. 463-4490. mendolibrary.org.
Mendocino Ballet Summer Program. Dance this summer in one of our many classes. Pre-Ballet: Ages 3-5. Tap/ballet: Ages 4-7. Classical & contemporary ballet, tap & jazz: Ages 8-adult. Call for schedule & rates. 463-2290. mendocinoballet.org.
Mendocino County Sheriff's Activities League. Boxing, karate & Junior Giants baseball. Call for schedule & rates. 272-2718.
Redwood Health Club Sports & Splash Camp. From looking at what is in our solar system to learning about some of the creepy bugs crawling around, campers will be very active & busy. Ages 5-12. 7:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m., 12:45-5 p.m., or 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Extended care available. M-F. June 12-Aug. 18. $148-$156. 468-0441 x240. redwoodhealthclubofukiah.com.
SPACE School of Performing Arts & Cultural Education Summer Programs. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. M-F. $195/wk. Street Dance Fusion Intensive 1: Ages 8-11. June 19-23. Street Dance Fusion Intensive 2: Ages 12-18. June 26-30. Both sessions include nonstop dance classes & performance technique ending with an informal open showing. Film Intensive: Students will learn to write, film & edit a short movie, ending with an open showing. Ages 12-18. July 17-21. Musical Theater Intensive: Students will rehearse & perform a short version of a Broadway musical, ending with an informal open showing. Ages 8-11. July 24-28. 463-9370. spaceperformingarts.org.
Ukiah Junior Golf Program. Kids learn to take their game to the next level. Instruction on putting, chipping/pitching, full swing, safety, etiquette & more. Beginning Golf, Ages 6-11: 3-4 p.m. Tuesdays. July 19-Aug. 16. $125/5 wks. Ages 12-17: 3-4 p.m. Fridays. July 22-Aug. 19. $125/5 wks. Junior Camps: Call for schedule & rates. Ukiah Valley Golf Course. 467-2832. ukiahgolf.com/junior-program.
Vacation Bible School. This year's theme is Super Heroes. Age 3-Grade 5. 5:30-7:30 p.m. M-F. June 19-23. 468-9235. First Presbyterian Church. fpcukiah.org.
Vacation Bible School. July dates TBA. Grace Lutheran Church. 462-7795. gracelutheranukiah.com.
FREE Maker Fun Factory Vacation Bible School. Kids participate in memorable activities, songs, games, one-of-a-kind Bible adventures & more. Each day concludes with getting everyone involved in living what they've learned. Grades K-6. 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 19-23. Agape Bible Church. 459-1905. vbspro.events/p/2d1232.
Mendocino County Sheriff's Activities League. Basketball, boxing, disc golf, Junior Giants, karate, Kids on the Run, teen gym, volleyball & wrestling. Call for schedule & rates. 272-2718.
Willits Center for the Arts Summer Programs. Art Camp: July 24-28. $TBA. Ceramics Classes: Ages 8-adult. Wednesdays. June 21-July 19. $150 plus materials. 459-1726. willitscenterforthe
Willits Kids Club Summer Day Camp. Gardening, crafts, games, swimming, hiking, 4th of July parade & more. Drop-ins welcome. Grades K-8. 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. M-F. June 19-Aug. 1. $135/wk. for full days. Call for additional rates. 459-9201. willitskidsclub.org.