The lazy days of summer are dragging on, and your kids are starting to tug on your last nerve! You are trying your best to keep them entertained, but are running out of ideas. Well, if you have an extra $500 lying around (not including lodging) you can always send your kids to camp in Paradise. Atlantis, Paradise Island, that is!
Running now through August 17, 2012, the four-night/five-day 2012 Atlantis Camps invite campers ages 6 and up, to pursue their dreams with a variety of different “edutainment” camp programs suited to specific age groups and interests.
- The Cartoon Network Studios Fantasy Camp
Aspiring cartoonists ages 6 -14 are invited to learn the fundamentals of animation August 6 –10, 2012. Campers will immerse themselves in animation technology, basic hand drawing techniques, flip book basics, creating characters, voice-acting, and so much more all guided by experts from Cartoon Network’s Emmy Award-winning animation studios.
- The LEGO Master Builder Academy Camp
Offers kids the opportunity to work alongside a LEGO Master Builder to learn various building tips to develop their building skills with epic LEGO masterpieces. The LEGO Master Builder Academy Camp is July 23 – 26 2012 for children ages 6 – 12.
- StoryTellers Scrapbooking Camp: Imagine.Design.Create
Another new camp to the 2012 roster is the StoryTellers Scrapbooking Camp: Imagine, Design and Create. Hosted by the “World’s Best Scrapbook Club,” the camp includes workshops for both traditional and digital scrapbookers wishing to learn new techniques, work with the latest products and get inspired. Traditional or Digital? The choice is yours or mix it up and do some of each! Also included are unique workshops such as hands on photography, bag tags, jewelry making, cropping sessions, games and more! Minimum age requirement is 13 and up from July 30 – August 3, 2012.
- Atlantis Cheerleading Camp hosted by the United States Cheerleading Association (USCA)
Atlantis has something to cheer about! Coming August 6 -10, 2012, Atlantis Cheerleading Camp hosted by the United States Cheerleading Association (USCA), will teach campers dynamic stunts, cheers and choreography. Learn individual and team skill development at a camp where memories will sincerely last a lifetime. Join the US Cheerleading Association’s staff in one of the world’s most thrilling camp destination. Campers 6 -18 will enjoy a specially crafted amenities package as well as an exclusive party at CRUSH. If you are an All-Star, a cheerleader or simply have an interest in acquiring skills to cheer like a National Champion, this is do not miss event!
- Atlantis Marine Adventure Camp
Those campers with hopes of becoming aquarists in the future, the celebrated Atlantis Marine Adventure Camp is back for another year with three more sessions: July 16 – 20, July 30 – August 3 and August 13 – 17, 2012. Campers will gain behind-the-scenes access with our Seakeeper and Marine Mammal team to learn how to prep food, participate in feedings and care for marine life with tips from professionals. Junior aquarists will also participate in a guided Shark Walk with Stuarts Cove and Blue Adventure Snorkel Trip and to observe and learn how to protect these natural habitats.
- Miss Teen USA Fantasy Camp
The fourth annual Miss Teen USA Fantasy Camp at Atlantis is a pageant preparation program endorsed by the Miss which will take place the week of July 24 – 29, 2012 Universe Organization pageant on July 28, 2012. This camp, leading up to the 2012 MISS Teen USA provides prospective pageant competitors with an unparalleled, behind-the-scenes look at the components necessary to become a national titleholder or even Miss Teen USA! The 6 day/5 night Miss Teen USA Fantasy Camp is $1,250 per camper, providing the campers with room accommodations, various activities, three meals a day, a meet and greet with the current Miss Teen USA, and VIP access to the presentation and pageant and more!
For more information about these camps, and other activities at the Atlantis, Paradise Island resort, please visit their website.
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