Fresno Pacific University offers full schedule of summer camps for 2016

By wayne.steffen on April 6, 2016 @ 3:52pm

Whether you’re a novice or a leader in your team, ensemble or drama group, Fresno Pacific University welcomes children and young people to summer camp. Unless otherwise noted, all camps take place on the main FPU campus, 1717 S. Chestnut Ave., Fresno.

Athletic Camps

Camps are available for boy’s & girl’s basketball, soccer, track and field and water polo, boy’s baseball and girl’s volleyball. Staff is made up of FPU coaches and athletes. Participants of varying ages and skill levels are welcome.

Baseball (Coach: Oscar Hirschkorn)
June 13-17 - Morning Hitting Camp
June 13-17 - Afternoon Hitting Camp
June 20-24 - Youth Baseball Camp
August 27 - Prospects Camp

Boy’s Basketball (Coach: C.J. Haydock)
May 14 - Prospects Camp
June 24-26 - High School Team Camp
June 27-30 - Elementary School Camp

August 6 - Middle School Camp
August 13 - Prospects Camp

Girl’s Basketball (Coach: Tim Beauregard)
August 1-4 - All Skills Camp
August 5 - High School Prospect Camp

Boy’s Soccer (Coach: Jaime Ramirez)
June 20-22 - Coed Goalkeeper Camp
July 11-15 - Morning Camp
July 25-29 - Ages 5-14
August 2-4 - High School ID Camp

Girl’s Soccer (Coach: Rob Podeyn)
June 13-17 - Girls Team Camp
June 20-22 - Coed Goalkeeper Camp
June 27-30 - Girls Camp Ages 8-14

July 18-21 - Girls Camp Ages 8-14
August 12-13 - Prospects ID Camp

Track & Field (Coach: Ray Winter)
June 20-23 - Ages 10-15 

Girl’s Volleyball (Coach: Tracy Ainger-Schulte)
July 6-8 - Girls Junior High Camp
July 11-15 - Girls All-Skills Camp #1
July 18-22 - Girls All-Skills Camp #2

July 27-29 - Girls High School Elite Camp

Boy’s & Girl’s Water Polo (Coach: Bryan Suhovy)
May 28-30 - Boys & Girls Camp Ages 13-18 CANCELED
June 11 - Boys & Girls Shooting and Goalie Clinic

Get more information and sign up for any athletic camp at fpuathletics.com/sports/2009/3/29/GEN_0329095432.aspx?tab=summercamps.

 

Music Camp

June 26-July 1

For students entering grades 6-12, ages 11-19. Participants of varying skill levels study with university music faculty, students and Central Valley professionals for a week of intensive music making and learning. Goals go beyond rote learning to develop personal responsibility, including effective practice habits, mutual respect and conceptual education.

Programs include woodwinds, brass, strings, voice, piano, musical theater, contemporary worship, electives, jazz, chamber ensembles and composition. Professor of Music Walter Saul, D.M.A., is the camp director. To register or for more information, contact Saul at 559-453-2012, walter.saul@fresno.edu or fresno.edu/event/13381/music-camp.

 

Theater Camp
The YES! Project
July 11-August 3

Fresno Pacific University and the Woodward Shakespeare Festival (WSF) will co-host Youth Engage Shakespeare (YES)!, a workshop built around WSF’s summer Shakespeare season. Activities will include games, practice Shakespeare-style, learning scenes and exploring creative voices by devising original scenes in response to the play. The workshop culminates with a public performance on the WSF stage in Woodward Park on Wednesday, August 3 at 7:00 p.m.

Open to students entering, attending or just graduating from high school. No prior theater or Shakespeare experience necessary, but participants must commit to attend all sessions, rehearsals and performances. Julia Reimer, Ph.D., director of the FPU theater program, is the camp director and facilitator. For more information, contact Reimer at julia.reimer@fresno.edu. Register at fresno.edu/event/13376/yes-project-youth-engage-shakespeare.