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Day Camp at Program Place for Girls

Join us for day camp at the Program Place for Girls in Houston for seven weeks of fun! Work on badges, sing new songs, experience the outdoors and make new friends. Camp sessions will focus on the arts, the outdoors, STEM and crafts. Snack will be provided, but a sack lunch is required. There will be a field trip during the week, and we will have special guest speakers. Camp is from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

2020 Day Camp Parent Handbook - coming soon!
2020 Sessions at Program Place for Girls

Party in the USA
Cost: $200
Dates: June 8 - 12
Explore states across the USA as you learn to hula, make a famous New York pizza, celebrate Mardi Gras like a Louisiana native and participate in awesome Floridian outdoor water activities. Top the week off with some Texas barbecue and line dancing.

May the Girl Power be With You
Dates: June 15 - 19
Session includes a field trip to Moody Gardens
Seek inspiration from strong females throughout space and time. Learn yoga and/or meditation techniques to help strengthen your mind and body, then enjoy the inner peace that comes with pampering yourself by getting a facial and making bath bombs. Top off the week with a field trip to Moody Gardens.

Magical Me
Dates: June 22 - 26
Have you ever had the urge to be sorted by a wizard hat, mix a potion, make a magic wand, explore magical creatures or defend yourself against the dark arts? Welcome to the magical world of day camp. Explore, create and bubble over with one-part science and two parts imagination.

Tropical Paradise
Cost: $170
Dates: June 29 - July 2
Take a break from the summer heat by jumping at the splash pad, cooling off with the bucket challenge or joining in a water balloon relay game. Enjoy a delicious snow cone, then top off the week at a field day full of water games. This session is Monday through Thursday.

Be Our Guest
Dates: July 6 - 10
Session includes a field trip with lunch to Main Street Theater
Ready, set, cook! Whether you try the gray stuff or sample some gumbo or spaghetti, this week is all about seeking cooking inspiration from the movies. Cook over the campfire, on the stove, in the oven and in a crockpot as you experiment with a variety of cooking methods and recipes. Top off the week by creating and testing out your own recipe.

Clues “R” Us
Cost: $200
Dates: July 13 - 17
Join C.S.I. as a crime scene investigator while going undercover to seek clues and solve a mystery. Along the way, learn to write in code, dust for fingerprints, analyze handwriting and disguise yourself.

Winter Wonderland
Cost: $240
Dates: July 20 - 24
Session includes a field trip with lunch to Typhoon Texas
The weather outside may be frightful but at day camp this week, it’s delightful! Enjoy wintery crafts, decorate a house with candy and create snow. Top off the week with a swim in the melted ice at Typhoon Texas.

End of Summer Bash: Best of the Best
Dates: July 27-31
Session includes lunch every day
Travel to either Camp Agnes Arnold or Casa Mare to enjoy all the fun of sleepaway camp without the sleep away commitment. Thursday night is an optional overnight camping experience, complete with s’mores in the great outdoors. This session includes both lunch and a snack every day. Camp is from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Bus Option: $60 per girl; 25 girl minimum - Bus service is available for an additional fee from the Program Place for Girls to Casa Mare and from the Imperial Valley Resource Center to Camp Agnes Arnold. 

Early Drop Off / Late Pick-Up
 $25 per week
Available each week June 8 – July 24
Having trouble making it through Houston rush hour? No problem. Add an early drop-off or late pick up option to your day camp experience to check in at 7:30 a.m. and/or stay until 5:30 p.m. This option is limited to 12 girls per week.