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
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Camps and Programs for Kids

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Spring 2015

Saturday Art Days for Kids

Summer 2015 - check back throughout the spring for updates

Rocket to Creativity
June 22 - 26 / 10am - 4pm / M-F / Day Camp

Launch a rocket to creativity this summer! The Rocket to Creativity Camp is for rising 2nd through 9th graders.

Summer Swim Programs 2015
Summer swim lessons for kids ages 6 months and up

Summer Reading Adventures
July 6-10 / 8:30am to 4:30pm / Day Camp
Reading reinforcement for rising 1st and 2nd graders

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

Step Back in Time Summer Day Camps
July 16, July 30, August 6 and August 20 / 8:30am-4:30pm / Day Camp
The WCU Mountain Heritage Center invites kids ages 9-11 to join them in a time traveling journey into our cultural past. Participants can choose any or all of 4 different days with unique activities each day. 
Cost is $25 per day. Lunch and snacks will be provided.

Catamount Adventure Camps
Day Camp  / 9am-4pm / M-F
/ Day Camp
3-5th Grade - July 20-24
6-8th Grade - July 27-31
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).

Health Careers Summer Camp 2015
Residential Camp / June 21-27, 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 at

Camps and Programs from Summer 2014

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

Map to the Camp Building click here


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