Combine Morning and Afternoon camps with Extended Care options to create a full day of activities!

View details and register for camps by subject or by date using our Weekly Schedule Guide.

Aerial | Baseball | BasketballBike | Chess | CircusGymnastics | Lego Engineering | Multi-Sport | On the Water (w/ Cal Adventures)RobotEd | Skateboard | Soccer | Tech

 

Mini-Camps for Younger Campers:
Art & Gymnastics | Cub Soccer | KinderBots


To register online, please click on times listed below!

Aerial

Imagine you are in Cirque Du Soleil!! Swing, fly, and spin in this exploration of all things "aerial": silks, trapeze, and more.

Ages

8-15

Location

Apparatus Bay

Instructor

Shaly Borgen

Dates/Time

Afternoons:
August 12-16 (8-15)

Cost

Village Residents: $130 (Coupon: CNYBVL)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $160 (Coupon: SCRZ4F)
General Public: $190

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Baseball

East Bay Cyclones are proud to partner with University Village to provide five weeks of summer baseball camp for kids ages 6-12. Our summer camp will focus on teaching the fundamentals of baseball. Morning sessions will teach the mechanics of fielding, throwing, running and hitting and afternoon sessions will include scrimmages and simulated games. All levels of play are welcome. Groups will be separated based on skill and ability and instruction will be tailored to the level of play within groups.

Ages

6-12

Location

Albany Little League Fields

Instructor

Eastbay Cyclones

Dates/Time

All-Day (9:00am-4:00pm)
June 17 - June 21
June 24 - June 28
July 1 - July 5 (Pro-rated Week)
July 8 - July 12
July 15 - July 19
July 22 - July 26
(Snacks provided, please bring a lunch)

Morning (9:00am-12:00pm)
June 17 - June 21
June 24 - June 28
July 1 - July 5 (Pro-rated Week)
July 8 - July 12
July 15 - July 19
July 22 - July 26

Cost

All-Day
Village Residents: $235
(Use Coupon Code: QN26JL)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $265
(Use Coupon Code: MM3HSF)
General Public: $295

Morning / Afternoon
Village Residents: $135
(Use Coupon Code: QN26JL)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $165
(Use Coupon Code: MM3HSF)
General Public: $195

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Basketball

All of the WeBasketball summer camps provide an environment for basketball fun and skill development. Improve dexterity and ball-handling skills as well as offensive and defensive patterns through fun and hard work. The camp will have our emphasis of "we" basketball, and the new social emphasis of active listening with a player that the child does not know very well. This builds community.

Ages

7-14

Location

Gymnasium & Outdoor Courts

Instructor

Coach Rick's We Basketball

Day/Time

All-Day (9:00am-4:00pm)
(Snacks provided, please bring a lunch)
July 8 - July 12
July 15 - July 19
July 22 - July 26
July 29 - August 2 (All-Girls Camp)
Morning (9:00am-12:00pm)
July 8 - July 12
July 15 - July 19
July 22 - July 26
July 29 - August 2 (All-Girls Camp)
Afternoon (1:00pm-4:00pm)
July 8 - July 12
July 15 - July 19
July 22 - July 26
July 29 - August 2 (All-Girls Camp)

Cost

All-Day
Village Residents: $215
(Use Coupon Code: CKVZDH)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $245
(Use Coupon Code: K23546)
General Public: $275

Morning / Afternoon
Village Residents: $105
(Use Coupon Code: CKVZDH)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $135
(Use Coupon Code: K23546)
General Public: $165

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Bike

Bike the Bay with fellow campers! After a bike-safety training, we will hit the Bay trails together! We will explore the local area, including the waterfront trails, the Greenway, local parks and marinas, and more! We will also stop for lunches, swimming and other activities!  

Campers must have basic bicycle experience and be capable of biking long distances. Bike and helmet required!

Ages

7-12

Location

Meets at Community Center

Instructor

Bike Team

Day/Time

Afternoon:
June 24 - June 28

All-Day:
July 1 - July 5 (Pro-rated Week)

Cost

Afternoon 
Village Residents: $105
(Use Coupon Code: 74DS6T)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $135
(Use Coupon Code: ZLTDCM)
General Public: $165

All-Day (Pro-Rated Week)
Village Residents: $140
(Use Coupon Code: 9J4LDB)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $180
(Use Coupon Code: FM6JQY)
General Public: $220

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Chess

Chess is fun and can be learned quickly and easily. Studies have found that chess helps improve test results in reading, science, and math, and produces growth in critical cognitive skills. Beyond academia, chess influences social behavior including self esteem, respect for others, patience, and good manners. And did we mention it’s FUN!!

Ages

7-12

Location

Four Corners

Instructor

Berkeley Chess School

Day/Time

Mornings:
July 1 - July 5 (Pro-rated Week)
Afternoons:
July 8 - July 12
August 12 - August 16

Cost

Village Residents:
$147 (Coupon: 9RKJ8D)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: 
$161 (Coupon: GR3ZJR)
General Public: $175

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Circus

Learn a wide range of circus skills with an emphasis on juggling, unicycling, stilt-walking, tandem acrobatics, and aerial awareness, as well as training on circus apparatus such as the Rola Bola! Students will also be introduced to theatrical expression, clowning, and creative movement. A performance will be presented to family and friends on the last day of camp!!

Ages

6-11 

Location

Community Center Gymnasium

Instructor

Slim Chance & Staff

Dates/Time

Afternoons:
June 17 - June 21
Mornings:
June 24 - June 28

Cost

Village Residents: $130 (Coupon: P76SNL)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $160 (Coupon: K2LYZL)
General Public: $190

 

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Gymnastics

Basic gymnastics instruction in a fun and safe environment. Kids will be tumbling (with introductory rebounding as appropriate), balancing, and swinging. This half day camp will have breaks for snacks, songs, and playtime.

Ages

6-11

Location

Apparatus Bay

Instructor

Matt Schwey & Victoria Bryant

Dates/Time

Mornings
July 8 - July 12
August 5 - August 9
August 19 - August 23

Cost

Village Residents: $130 (Coupon: LWV3BK)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $160 (Coupon: 2H8YC8)
General Public: $190

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Lego Engineering

Children will be given instruction, design challenges appropriate to their facility with LEGO® Technic and System components.
 

June 24 - 28: (5-7 yrs) 9:00am-12:00pm
Jedi Engineering using LEGO® 

The Force Awakens in this introductory engineering course for young Jedi!  Explore engineering principles by designing and building projects such as LEGO® X-Wings, R2 Units, Energy Catapults, Defense Turrets, and Settlements from a galaxy far, far away. Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire! 

June 24 - 28: (8-13 yrs) 1:00pm-4:00pm
Jedi Master Engineering using LEGO®


The Force Awakens in this advanced engineering course for young Jedi!  Discover key engineering concepts such as gear trains, worm drives, pneumatics, and eccentric motion. Build LEGO X-Wings, AT-AT walkers, Pod Racers, Cloud Cities, and other complex machines and structures from a galaxy far, far away.


July 15 - 19: (5-7 yrs) 9:00am-12:00pm
Mine, Craft, Build: Survival Game using LEGO®

Bring Minecraft to life using LEGO! Resourcefulness, creativity, and cooperation come together in this unique building adventure game; roll the dice to mine for resources, and use these resources to build special items to help in our adventures! Build a Zoo, create a Medieval Castle, and design a Tree House Village! This LEGO experience is an original game designed by Play-Well instructors inspired by the popular game, Minecraft. Students will have a blast, even without any prior experience with Minecraft or LEGO. 

July 15 - 19: (8-13 yrs) 1:00pm-4:00pm
Mine, Craft, Build: Survival Game using LEGO®

Bring Minecraft to life using LEGO! Resourcefulness, creativity, and cooperation come together in this unique building adventure game; roll the dice to mine for resources, craft tools, and watch out for Creepers! This ultimate LEGO Minecraft experience is an original game designed by Play-Well instructors, using gameplay elements and characters inspired by the popular Minecraft video game. Students will have a blast, even without any prior experience with Minecraft or LEGO.

August 19 - 23: (5-7 yrs) 9:00am-12:00pm
Harry Potter Magical Engineering using LEGO®

Explore the magic of Harry Potter using LEGO®! Find Platform 9 ¾, build Hogwarts Express Train, work cooperatively to construct the mysterious Hogwarts Castle, and soar on the wings of a Norwegian Ridgeback Dragon. Travel to a world of wizardry and hone your magical skills while learning about Muggle (STEM) concepts.

August 19 - 23: (8-13 yrs) 1:00pm-4:00pm
Harry Potter Master Engineering using LEGO®


Master the magic of Harry Potter using LEGO®! Build Diagon Alley in preparation for your trip to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Hop on your Broomstick and play Quidditch, challenge the serpentine Basilisk, and face the evil Voldemort. Hone your magical skills while learning about advanced Muggle (STEM) concepts.

For more information on Play-Well TEKnologies visit: www.play-well.org

Ages

5-13

Location

Four Corners

Instructor

PlayWell Teknologies

Dates/Time

Mornings
June 24 - June 28 (Ages: 5-7)
July 15 - July 19 (Ages: 5-7)
August 19 - August 23 (Ages: 5-7)

Afternoon
June 24 - June 28 (Ages: 8-13)
July 15 - July 19 (Ages: 8-13)
August 19 - August 23 (Ages: 8-13)

Cost

Village Residents: $135 (Coupon: 57WCCT)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $160 (Coupon: P4J76H)
General Public: $190

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Multi-Sports

Our most recreational camp with our afternoons spent bowling at Albany Bowl, swimming at the awesome Albany Aquatics Center, Bubble Soccer & More! Other fun activities like Dodgeball are mixed in as well. All classes meet at University Village Community Center.

Ages

6-12

Location

Community Center

Instructor

Staff

Dates/Time

Afternoons:
June 17 - June 21
July 8 - July 12
July 15 - July 19
August 12 - August 16

Cost

Village Residents: $105 (Coupon: 264TM3)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $135 (Coupon: MSL7BW)
General Public: $165

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On the Water

Enter the Bay waters on kayaks, paddlebaords and sailboats! Camp meets at University Village and will take place at the Berkeley Marina with Cal Adventures. Space is very limited! 

Ages

6-12

Location

University Village & Berkeley Marina

Instructor

Cal Adventures

Dates/Time

Afternoons
July 22 - July 26
July 29 - August 2
August 5 - August 9

Cost

Village Residents: $175 (Coupon: 2D5WZ8)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $205 (Coupon: S67LS7)
General Public: $225

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RobotEd

Adventure Land! Join us as we follow the adventure trail while different robots add to the thrill of life! Drag the water skier and be careful of the bear and the wolf! Bungee jump with R-Bot and watch out for the scorpion’s tail! Learn all about the fundamentals of mechanics like gears, levers, pulleys, cranks and more. Exclusive curriculum with an emphasis on technology, engineering, and programming. 
Onward ho!

Ages

6-12

Location

Four Corners Room

Instructor

Tiny Techs Club

Dates/Time

Afternoons: 
July 1 - July 5 (Pro-rated Week)
July 22 - July 26

Cost

Village Residents: $150 (Coupon: TPB3SM)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $170 (Coupon: YHTTPP)
General Public: $190

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Skateboard

In this week long camp, skaters will learn: the physics of balancing and riding their boards; proper techniques for pushing, rolling and turning; basic flat ground tricks; some transition and obstacle skills (rails and small jump ramps). Class emphasis is on having comfort and confidence in their own skateboarding ablility as well as providing the basic building blocks for more advanced techniques and tricks.

Ages

6-12

Location

Outdoor Basketball Courts

Instructor

Maurice Coxeff & Staff

Dates/Time

Afternoon: June 17 - June 21
Afternoon: June 24 - June 28
Afternoon: July 1 - July 5 (Pro-rated Week)
Morning: July 22 - July 26
Afternoon: August 5 - August 9
Morning: August 12 - August 16
Afternoon: August 19 - August 23

Cost

Village Residents: $105 (Coupon: CRJ4Q7)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $135 (Coupon: 3RP7WS)
General Public: $165

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Soccer

Players will improve their fundamental soccer ball skills, learn about small and large group tactics, learn how to score goals, how and when to use  attacking and defending skills, and much more! This camp emphasizes building confidence through understanding and loving the game. Beginning, intermediate and advanced level players are all welcome.

Ages

6-12

Location

Fielding Fields

Instructor

Pacific Soccer Training

Dates/Time

Mornings
July 29 - August 2
August 5 - August 9
August 12 - August 16
August 19 - August 23

Cost

Mornings:
Village Residents: $135 (Coupon: H8M2YW)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $165 (Coupon: JNLVM7)
General Public: $195

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Tech

June 17 - June 21: 9:00am-4:00pm
Minecraft Challenge!
 

Spawn into the curious world of Minecraft! Learn the fundamentals of video game design as you create epic worlds with the help of your fellow campers and command-line coding in WorldEdit, make awesome screencasts like your favorite YouTubers, and during free time, compete in Minecraft Hunger Games, Sky Wars, and more! This is the Minecraft summer camp you’ve been waiting for.

July 29 - August 2: 9:00am-12:00pm
Live-Action YouTube Stars!

Do you get excited about trick shots, game reviews, vlogs, or something even cooler? At YouTube Stars, we’ll work together to plan, film, edit, upload, and promote our own videos on YouTube! We’ll learn how to use Android smartphones and readily available software to go from start to finish without using a computer. PARENT ACTION REQUIRED: Visit techsplosion.org/youtube to configure your child’s YouTube channel and learn about how we keep your kids safe online.

July 29 - August 2: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Stop-Motion Minecraft Animation!

Get ready to use cameras and Minecraft characters to create amazing stop-motion animation movies! Whether your story is about fighting the wither, going on an adventure, or building the coolest pixel art in the overworld, you’ll have an opportunity to tell it at Stop-Motion Minecraft Animation! We’ll create real-life sets as we learn about stop-motion animation (think Wallace and Gromit!), then film, edit, and upload our creations to YouTube!

August 5-9: 9:00am-12:00pm
Video Game Design & Command-Line Coding with Minecraft!

Imagine being able to construct a glass dome for your Minecraft Hunger Games Map or Mob Arena with a single line of code. We'll learn to use WorldEdit's powerful command-line code to make designing epic maps faster and even more fun. If you're interested in coding but don't know where to start, this is the camp for you!

August 5-9: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Minecraft YouTubers: Let’s Play!

Learn what it takes to make epic Minecraft videos for YouTube like TheDiamondMinecart, CaptainSparklez, Stampy, and more! Whether you want to make a “Let’s Play” video, a funny skit, a build battle, or something even cooler, you’ll have the tools and expert help needed to make your dreams a reality! And all the while we’ll learn about internet safety so that when class is over, we can upload your video to YouTube!

Ages

7-12

Location

Four Corners Room

Instructor

Techsplosion!

Dates/Time

All-Day: June 17 - June 21

Mornings: July 29 - August 2
Afternoons: July 29 - August 2

Mornings: August 5 - August 9
Afternoons: August 5 - August 9

Cost

All-Day:
Village Residents: $355 (Coupon: 2PYQ22)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $365 (Coupon: PHJJQQ)
General Public: $385

Half-Day:
Village Residents: $185 (Coupon: 2PYQ22)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $195 (Coupon: PHJJQQ)
General Public: $215

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Mini-Camps for Younger Campers

Art & Gym

Tumble, fly on the trapeze, paint, draw and craft. Enable your child to express his or her imagination visually and kinesthetically.

Ages

3-8

Location

App Bay & Community Center

Instructor

Staff

Dates/Time

9:00-11:00am
Messy Art & Gymnastics (Ages: 3-4)

July 1 - July 3 (3-Day Camp)
July 15 - July 19
July 29 - August 2 
I Love Art & Gymnastics (Ages: 5-7)
July 1 - July 3 (3-Day Camp)
July 15 - July 19
July 29 - August 2

Cost

Village Residents: $105 (Coupon: Y8WQQT)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $135 (Coupon: M65FWG6)
General Public: $165

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Cub Soccer 

Soccer training for younger campers! Campers may come at either time on any day and begin developing their Soccer foundation.

Ages

3-5

Location

Fielding Field

Instructor

Staff

Dates/Time

9:00am or 10:30am (1hr)
July 29 - August 2
August 5 - August 9
August 12 - August 16
August 19 - August 23

Cost

Village Residents: $60 (Coupon: JNLVM7)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $75 (Coupon: 5F8C4R)
General Public: $90

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KinderBots!

A unique program that is aimed at fostering creativity through science and technology in younger children, our KinderBots program has a strong focus on introducing simple engineering and technology concepts in a fun, hands-on way. Each child gets a computer and LEGO® kit with motors and sensors to learn with. What is a GEAR? What is a PULLEY? Where do we see it? Can I build one? Our custom designed curriculum encourages young kids to question engineering and technology.

Ages

5-8

Location

Community Center

Instructor

Tiny Techs Club

Dates/Time

Mornings, 9:00am-12:00pm:
July 8 - July 12
August 12 - August 16

Cost

Village Residents: $135 (Coupon: N255CW)
UCB Staff, Faculty & Students: $165 (Coupon: WM3B7T)
General Public: $195

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