Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Oxnard and Port Hueneme

Summer Camps

Posted in Uncategorized by BGCOP Staff on May 27, 2014

Summer Camps


The Club is offering a wide variety of children’s programs this summer, giving kids the chance to do something fun and learn at the same time. The summer program runs June 23 – Aug. 22, and has spots open for youth ages 6-12.


Camps include day camps with activities focusing on athletics, music, arts, technology and games. Sports Camps for Champs, including basketball, soccer, and flag football will be offered various weeks and Peace thru Music Camps will be offered five different weeks.


There are also several opportunities for youth ages 13 -18 in the Club’s teen centers. Camps will be on a first-come, first-served basis. The cost of participation is $90-$95 a week for day camps. Early drop off (7 a.m.) and late pick up (6 p.m.) is included with general membership. BGCOP will scholarship any child who is unable to pay for the camps.


For more information on BGCOP’s summer camps or to sign your child up, call (805) 815-4999 x 210, or visit


Summer Camps


Moovin’ and Groovin’ Week

Campers, come get your groove on. We will learn all different types of movement activities to keep us healthy and strong. We will participate in stomp, play in a drum circle, have a fun-filled hoedown and much more. Campers will also learn about healthy eating and the importance of staying active.

Monday-Friday, June 23-27


Treasure Hunters

Ahoy matey! This week we are going treasure hunting. There is treasure in these parts and it’s up to you to find it! Whether you are seeking gold or gems or hidden collections, looking for treasure is just as much fun as finding it. There are many ways to find treasure. You can dig in our mines for rare gems and metals. You can find hidden exploration tokens all throughout the land. We will Geo Cache for fun treasures on a field trip. Whatever you seek, this is the week to do it. You’ll find the treasure you seek!

Monday-Friday, June 30-July 3

Closed July 4th


Survivor Week

Who will be the team left standing after a week of challenges? Campers will team up for a week of challenges, adventures and working together. Campers will spend the week in teams participating in survivor-like challenges that test their ability to work together and think on their feet. Challenges may include an obstacle course, sack races and a ropes course. Campers may be divided into groups by age. This will conclude with a giant outdoor BBQ and water fun!

Monday-Friday, July 7-11


Under the Big Top

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, children of all ages! Step right up to the big top where we will clown around and learn the tricks of the ringmaster and his crew of clowns, comedians, animals, acrobats and more. Campers will go on a field trip and we will have an exciting, magical carnival for all ages.

Monday-Friday, July 14-18


Paradise under the Sea

Just how big are our oceans? What lives in them? Come to this enchanting discovery camp to learn all about ocean life. Our planet’s oceans are truly amazing. We will visit the sea center and the beach on a field trip.

Monday-Friday, July 21-25


Artist Antics

My masterpiece art is perfect for your budding Picasso. Each day focuses on a new mixed media, such as sculpture, collage, or painting. Members will be introduced to an artist and learn mini lessons to design their own cartoon or comic strip superheroes characters. Field trip to art museum included.

Monday-Friday, July 28-August 1


Game Show Mania

Let’s Make a Deal, Family Feud, Nickelodeon’s Double Dare, Are you Smarter than a Fifth Grader and Minute to Win It! This is a week filled with game show challenges. Members will be divided into teams and will represent their favorite TV game shows.

Monday-Friday, August 4-8


Space is the Place

Want a camp experience that will rocket your world? Rocket into the solar system in the adventurous camp! Campers will learn about our awesome solar system through hands-on activities. Campers learn how stars twinkle, and make and eat moon rocks in the exploratory camp. We will also blast off to a field trip to a museum.

Monday-Friday, August 11-15


Wet and Wild Days

Is there anything better than a water slide on a hot day? Members will participate in some really fun action-packed water games designed to soak everyone. Members will take the cool water obstacle course, play the water balloon target game, and hit the water balloon piñata. At the end of the week we will have a Wet and Wild end-of-summer water slide celebration.

Monday-Friday, August 18-22


Sports Camps for Champs! Grades 3–8

Sports Camps for Champs are co-ed sports camps that focus on teaching good sportsmanship and teamwork within a fun and noncompetitive environment. Our sports camps emphasize the fundamentals and the basic skills necessary to play the game. Please register early, because camps will fill up and t-shirts are only guaranteed for those who register before the deadline. Pick up a brochure at the front desk for more information about the camps and the package deals available! Early drop-off and late pick-up are available.



Registration began April 14.

Camps: Monday—Friday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Martin V. Smith Clubhouse


Basketball:        June 23 – 27

Basketball:        June 30-July 3

Soccer:             July 7 – 11

All Sports:        July 14 – 18

Track:               July 21 – 25

Basketball:        July 28 – Aug. 1

Flag Football:   Aug. 4 – 8

Soccer:             Aug. 11 – 15

All Sports:        Aug. 18 – 22



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