Explore Science, Music, Sports and Nature at Calvin University Summer Camps

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Calvin University Summer Camps in Grand Rapids, MI

Calvin University Summer Camps are part of the 2024 West Michigan Summer Camps Guide.

Make the most of summer with nature, music, chemistry, and sports camps at Calvin University summer camps!

A variety of sessions and options are offered for ages 5-18 to explore the wonders of science, enhance their musical talent, and gain a deeper understanding of God’s amazing creation.

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Quick Details

Day Camp in Grand Rapids

2024 Camp Dates:
Offered the weeks of June 2, June 9, June 16, June 23, June 30, July 7, July 14, July 21, July 28
Camp At-A-Glance

    • Camp Focus: Academic, Adventure & Outdoor Skills, Animal Lover, Music & Performing Arts, Sports Camps, STEM or STEAM
    • Good for Elementary, Middle School, High School Kids
    • Camp Type: Day Camp
3201 Burton St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Phone: (800) 688-0122

A Closer Look at Calvin University Summer Camps

Sign up for Summer Camps at Calvin University this Summer!


Join us this summer for an unforgettable experience at Calvin University's Summer Camps where learning meets adventure, and friendships are formed in a welcoming and supportive community.

Your child is invited to learn about amazing animals, develop artistic talents, unravel the wonders of the world of chemistry, or score goals on the field.

Calvin University's Summer Camps provide a faith-based environment for kids to learn and grow.

Our dedicated faculty and staff are here to provide personalized opportunities for kids interested in nature, music, chemistry, or sports.

Choose Nature, Music, Chemistry or Sports Camp


Your child will spend time immersed in the outdoors at the beautiful Ecosystem Preserve and Native Gardens.

Day camps are offered for students ages 6-14.

Each session combines outdoor exploration, creative activities, and interactive games.

Weekly themes to choose from include Nature of God, Amazing Animals, Plant Power, Earth Heroes, and Wellness in the Woods.

Campers develop a greater appreciation, understanding, and respect for God’s amazing creation.

9 AM – 4 PM, Tuesday through Thursday
Cost: $100

For ages 6–11
June 4–6: Nature of God
June 11–13: Amazing Animals
June 18–20: Plant Power
June 25–27: Earth Heroes
July 16–18: Amazing Animals
July 23–25: Plant Power
July 30–Aug 1: Earth Heroes

For ages 12–14
July 9–11: Wellness in the Woods


For over 50 years, Knollcrest Music Camp (KMC) has been a beacon for young musicians eager to refine their talents and forge lasting connections within a vibrant musical community.

Led by Calvin faculty and esteemed music educators, KMC offers personalized artistic development through primary ensembles such as choir, concert band, and string orchestra.

Additionally, students can choose to participate in secondary ensembles like jazz band or music theatre, where they explore different facets of musical expression in a supportive and inclusive environment.

High School Week (Grades 9–12)
July 15–19, 2024
8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Cost: $300

Middle School Week (Grades 7–8)
July 22–26, 2024
8:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Cost: $275

Plan on Summer Camps at Calvin University


Dive into the world of chemistry!

Hands-on experiments and explosive demonstrations bring abstract concepts to life in exciting ways.

Led by university professors and experienced high school chemistry teachers, these camps offer students entering grades 6-8 the chance to tackle topics like acids and bases.

They explore polymer science, chemical reactions, and separations through interactive experiments and collaborative learning experiences.


At Calvin Sports Camps, kids from 5 to 18 years old learn new skills, teamwork, and have fun playing different sports.

We offer basketball, football, soccer, volleyball, swimming, baseball, softball, lacrosse, rock climbing, and more.

Our coaches focus on helping each camper improve while working together as a team.

You'll learn important skills and game strategies while having fun competing and facing new challenges.

Some sports offer prospect and ID camps for high school athletes.

Camp dates, ages, and prices vary. Check our website for more details.

Plan an amazing summer and sign up for one of our Calvin camps today! https://www.calvin.edu/go/camps

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