Summer Camps


Kids will be supervised at play during this extended day. Gym shoes are required in the gym (no cleats).
Same dates and location as each camp (where noted). 
Mon. - Fri., 7:30-10 a.m. AND/OR 3-5:30 p.m.
Fee: $30 (before OR after); $60 (before AND after)


Sports, arts and crafts, games and many more healthy exercise options! Campers will swim daily, so don't forget your swimsuit, towel and sunscreen. Participants should bring a nonperishable lunch daily and meet in the Rec Complex gym. Are you a working parent who needs to get your children to camp early or have them stay later? See Camp Plus.
Ages 5-12
May 29 - June 1
Tues. - Fri., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
WG Rec Complex
Fee: Res $65; Non-Res $72


Come have a great time with us as we do age-appropriate activities in this HALF-day camp. We’ll play games, sing songs, take nature walks, talk about safety, make crafts, eat snacks and have a few other surprises. Get your kids prepared for Camp Webegee, and don’t miss out on this week of fun! All participants will receive a T-shirt.
Ages 3-5
May 29 – June 1 
Tues. - Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
Larson Park Pavilion
Fee: Res $55; Non-Res $60


Could your children be safer at home, school and play? This camp teaches young children how to be safer through songs, coloring books, movies and other activities. Topics include Summer, Pedestrian, Water and Fire Safety (including a trip to the WG firehouse); Safety on Wheels; Stranger Awareness; and what to do if he/she gets lost. Children should bring a sack lunch and drink. Junior counselors ages 12 and older are needed; apply at The Rec.)
Ages 4-6
Session I: June 4-8
Session II: June 11-15

Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Recreation Complex gym
Fee: Res $85; Non-Res $93


Make cards appear in an envelope on which someone is sitting! Make coins appear and disappear from your bare hands! Mind read the number someone is thinking of! Learn these and many other magic tricks while honing your math skills at this Abra-Kid-Abra Camp. The tricks for this camp are math based! You'll learn magic with money, cards, paper, and special magic props you'll take home. Students put on a show for their families the last day. Animal balloons, clown skirts, and team building activities round out this fun camp. Goals are to build math skills, develop presentation skills and confidence, and to have fun! See Camp Plus.
Ages 6-12
May 29 - June 1
Tues. - Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
WG Rec Complex
Fee: Res $165; Non-Res $175


Challenger Sports' British Soccer Camps are the most popular soccer camps in the country and based on one of the most innovative approaches to coaching youth soccer in the US and Canada. Our experienced staff study the game at all levels, and we have identified the key techniques and skills that your players need to master to reach their true potential. With programs for each age, the curriculum includes a variety of foot skills, technical drills, tactical practices, freestyle soccer, small-sided games, coached scrimmages, and a mini tournament. Players also learn about our core values of respect, responsibility, integrity, sportsmanship and leadership. Register at by May 4 to receive a free ball, camp shirt, certificate, and bonus jersey!


A unique and creative program that introduces very young players to the basics of soccer, ensuring kids learn how to kick the ball, dribble the ball, stop the ball and play with teammates. All of this development is achieved through fun games and imaginative themes in a positive, energetic and magical environment for the kids. 
Ages 3-5
June 18 - 22
Mon. – Fri., 8:15 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Memorial Soccer Field
Fee: Res/Non-Res $100
*Please note: registration for this program takes place online at (locate “Camps:Summer” tab located at the top of the page.)


This session features Challenger's 1,000 touches curriculum: individual foot skills, fakes, moves and turns, freestyle soccer, dribbling, passing, receiving, shooting, heading, tackling, defending, and the camp world cup! 
Ages 6-14
June 18 - 22
Mon. - Fri., 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Memorial Soccer Field
Fee: Res/Non-Res $154

*Please note: registration for this program takes place online at (locate “Camps:Summer” tab located at the top of the page.)
Your child's in for an action packed week focused entirely on rockets and the physics of rocket flight! After learning the model of rocket safety code, campers will build different types of rockets and participate in rocket launches during the program. Children will be divided into three groups: altitude trackers launch preparers and launchers for rocket launches and will get the opportunity to try different roles. We will launch rockets and your child will build several types of rockets. Each camper needs to bring a sack lunch each day.  
Ages 5-11
July 2 - 6 (excluding July 4)
Tues. - Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
WG Rec Complex
Fee: Res $220; Non-Res $226


Keepers, refine your skills! Through fun and fulfilling training sessions and goalkeeper games, goalkeepers will be led to excel. Keeper training is led by Coach Jason Norsic of STLGoalies LLC, who holds the Advanced National Goalkeeper Trainers License. Coach Jason has trained keepers for over ten years and understand the unique differences in each keeper and how to train around their positive attributes. The goalkeeper is the quarterback of the team and needs special attention to meet all the demands constantly placed on the position. For more information, visit or coach at Sundays are for Advanced goalkeeper training and a 6 keeper max, small groups means more technical training and more attention. 
Tuesday camps are for basic goalkeeper training sessions, goalkeepers get a great workout in this session! 
FREE JERSEY, FREE MINI GLOVE! Camp is held at Larson Park by the Tennis Courts. 

Sundays 3:30-5:15 p.m.
Fee: $100 a camp
Ages 10 and up

Tuesdays 5:30-6:45 p.m.
Fee: $75 a camp
Ages 6 and up

Session I: April 8 - 24
Session II: May 6- 22
Session III: June 3 -26
Session Iv: July 8 - 31


Climb 100' tall oak trees, zip line, practice archery, and much more at Camp Wyman with their highly trained facilitators. Bus pick-up will be held at The Lodge in Des Peres at 9:15 a.m. Campers will return to The Lodge at 3:45 p.m. Please pack a non-perishable lunch and water bottle daily. Register for this camp through the City of Ballwin at
Ages 11-15
July 30 - Aug. 3
Mon. - Fri. 
Fee: Res/Non-Res $290
Please note: registration for this program takes place through the Ballwin Parks and Recreation Department at #1 Ballwin Commons Circle, or online at (locate “Online Registration” bar on the right side of webpage). The schedule of activities is subject to change in case of inclement weather.


Drama and art team up for this fun fine arts camp. Youth receive basic instruction in creative dramatics, scripting, beginning improvisation, set design and construction using various arts and crafts media. Camp is directed by Bill Sharpe, MA in theater from the University of Michigan and instructor/founder of the Webster Groves Youth Theatre and The Stage Company. All projects will come together in a play for participants' families on Friday evening (youth must have completed kindergarten).
Ages 6-12
Aug. 6-10
Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m.-noon
Blackburn Park Main Pavilion
Fee: Res $63; Non-Res $68


Demo how Houdini walks through a brick wall! Vanish a raft in the middle of the Bermuda Triangle! Use your magic to help David defeat Goliath! in this Abra- Kid- Abra camp learn magic and develop presentation skills and confidence before an audience. Amaze family and friends with new, quick to learn tricks you bring home daily! Plus you'll learn balloon twisting, comedy routines, and magic puzzles. You'll create your own stories to enhance your tricks. Put on a family show the last day of camp!  See camp plus for extended day. 
Ages 6-12
Aug. 6 - 10
Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
WG Rec Complex
Fee: $195; Non-Res $205


Join us as we jump around to different pools in our area! This week-long camp will consist of field trips to different Aquatic Centers around St. Louis! We will spend one day at the Webster pool and the other four days at area pools. Your child will not want to miss out on this fun adventure week! See camp plus for extended day options. 
Ages 8-15
Aug. 6 - 10
Mon. - Fri., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
WG Rec Complex
Fee: $90; Non-Res $95