Camp Roadrunner (Ages 6-12)

An Unforgettable Summer Experience

Camp Roadrunner provides children ages 6–12 (entering 1st-7th grades) an unforgettable summer experience. Choose from our 8 weekly sessions. Activities include everything from circus arts to cooking to painting, with every week encouraging self expression and creativity in a friendly, wholesome atmosphere. We strive to create a balanced program with plenty of time for freedom and movement along side opportunities to learn and create. We provide wholesome, interesting, and exciting activities for campers entering 1st – 7th grades. All camp participants will tie dye a unique Camp T-shirt each week.

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Camp Roadrunner Details

  • June 11th – August 3rd
  • Registration opens February 1st
  • Eight Weekly Sessions
  • Camp hours are from 9:00am – 3:30pm
  • Extended care is from 8:00am – 9:00am and 3:30pm – 6:00pm
  • A deposit of $100 per child per week is required at registration. This non-refundable deposit amount is applied to the account balance.
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$300Per Week

Both morning and aftercare are included in the cost of camp. Please be sure to let us know your extended care needs at the time of registration.

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Week One - Games and Skills // June 11-15

Games and Skills

For over ten years, Coach Erik Olson, our own Austin Waldorf School Athletics Director, has lead Games and Skills at Camp Roadrunner. Its a week of challenging non-competitive games, obstacle courses, and healthy movement. Campers will gain confidence and agility as they play their way through age appropriate and action packed activities.

 

Week Two - Puzzles, Mazes, and Mysteries // June 18-22

Enjoy a week of challenging games and scavenger hunts that will engage campers’ creative problem solving skills. Piece together puzzles, solve riddles, and discover mysterious clues using your own ingenuity and quick wit. Camp Roadrunner Puzzles, Mazes, and Mysteries week not only encourages campers to show their smarts, they will also use their physical strength, speed, and flexibility out in the fresh air and Texas sunshine.

Week Three - Great Wide Open // June 25-29

Great Wide Open

“Into the great wide open, under the skies of blue…”

Enjoy a week outside on our well shaded hill country campus. Campers will learn about our local flora and fauna while learning naturalist and survivalist skills. Edible plants, shelter building, plant identification, field journals, primitive tools, basic first aid, mapping are some of the topics we will be covering this week. Our adventure will end with a field trip – to be announced as soon as the location is confirmed.

 

 

 

Week Four - In Your Element // July 2-6

Due to the July 4th holiday, this week camp will only meet four days. On each of our four days we will discover the magic of a different element – FIRE, AIR, EARTH and WATER. Our crafts and games will give us new appreciation and wonder at the extraordinary world around us.

Week Five - Backyard Circus // July 9-13

 

Tumble, juggle, and clown around this week as the amazing Charlie Cross leads the children through various circus skills. Campers will create props and costumes in our art studio to use their unique talents to amaze and entertain.

Week Six - Cryptozoology // July 16-20

Discover the world of animals known through legends and myths!

Explore this fantastical menagerie of beasts including – bigfoot, unicorn, yeti, jackalope, griffin, mermaid and the kracken! Create footprints, stories, and even a beastie from your very own imagination.

 

Week Seven - Weird Science // July 23 - 27

Weird Science

Join us for a week of amazing discovery as we create scientific experiments from everyday objects. Pop dry ice smoke bubbles, experiment with a giant air cannon, whip up a batch of elephant toothpaste, and be dazzled by solar power! Our campers are divided into groups by grade level, so our activities and experiments remain age appropriate. Along with our time ‘in the lab’ we will enjoy games in the gym as well as have time for camp crafts. This Friday we will enjoy a field trip. For years Weird Science has been a wildly popular week. Don’t miss out on this special week at Camp Roadrunner!

Week Eight - Medeival Makers // July 30 - August 3

This week campers will travel back to the Middle Ages! Knights in armor, dragons, quests, castles, legends, and more will be incorporated into the week as we craft, play, learn, and create in this last week of camp. Experienced teachers Shir Shoham, Starr Taylor, and Steffani Mitchell will bring this fascinating era to life with hands on activities and imagination!

“I appreciate the respect for one another that is fostered, the values that are taught, the community for both children and parents, and the spirit of play and creativity evoked in every child.”