Participants in the Cullowhee Creativity Camp

Our camps and programs are an economical way to keep kids entertained and engaged in learning during the summer.

Pictured are children in the Cullowhee Creativity Camp.

Participants in the Cullowhee Creativity Camp


138 Cordelia Camp Bldg
69 East University Way
Cullowhee, NC 28723
828.227.7397 tel
800.928.4968 toll-free tel
828.227.7115 fax


Camps and Programs for Kids

Spring 2015

Saturday Art Days for Kids

Summer 2015 - check back throughout the spring for updates

Triple Arts - Musical Theater Intensive
Residential Camp / July 5-19, 2015

Health Careers Summer Camp 2015
Residential Camp / June 221-27, 2015
The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) and Western Carolina University (WCU) will host its 19th Annual Health Careers Summer Camp at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, NC. The camp is open to rising seventh and eighth grade students who have a potential interest in a future career in healthcare.

Summer Symposium for the Marching Arts
Residential Camp / June 28-July 2, 2015
High school students join the band directors of the WCU Pride of the Mountains Marching Band for a week of learning and fun. This camp fills quickly so register early.

Offerings from this past Summer (2014)

Summer Swim Programs 2014
Summer swim lessons for kids ages 6 months and up

Summer Day Camps Featuring LegosTM
June 23-27 OR August 4-7 for rising 3-5 graders
July 14-18
OR July 28-Aug. 1 for rising 6-8th graders
9am -4pm M-Thurs / 9-2 on Friday

Summer Reading Adventures
July 28 - August 1 / 8:30am to 4:30pm
Reading reinforcement for rising 1st and 2nd graders

Catamount Adventure Camps
Day Camp  / 9am-4pm / M-F
3-5th Grade - July 21-25, 2014 - CLOSED / FULL
6-8th Grade - July 28-Aug. 1, 2014 -- OPEN
Basecamp Cullowhee and Continuing Education invites your son or daughter to experience the adventure of the outdoors this summer! Hiking, rock climbing, whitewater rafting, and kayaking (or Duckies for 3-5th graders).

Rocket to Creativity
Day camp / June 23 - 27, 2014
Launch a rocket to creativity this summer. The Rocket to Creativity Camp, formerly known as Cullowhee Creativity Camp, will be held in Killian Building on the campus of Western Carolina University Monday, June 23, through Friday, June 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Mountain Mysteries Summer Day Camp
Day Camp / July 21-25, 2014
For ages 9-13. Explore the culture of Southern Appalachia including the Cherokee and Pioneers. Limit 13.

Map to the Camp Building click here


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