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General and Multi Activities

Arcata Recreation Summer Camp Combo. Mondays-Fridays. Arcata Recreation Department, 736 F St. Ages 5-14. Register for mornings at Redwood Day Camp, Mini Movers Dance, Dance, Skate or Theater Camps (9 a.m. - 1 p.m.), then choose from: Art, Young Creators Art, Young Explorers Science, Marsh Explorers Science, Adventure or Skate for the remainder of the day. At various camp locations. $140/week or $160/week for non-residents; for July 3-7: $112/week or $132/week for non-residents. www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Beginning Sewing Camp. June 19-22, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., July 10-13, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and July 31-Aug. 3, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Notions Sewing Studio, 621 Third St., Eureka. Ages 8 and up will become familiar with how to safely and effectively use a sewing machine through a variety of fun projects. We will learn how to sew straight and curved lines, pin, iron and much more. $115/session, includes all materials. sewing@notionssewingstudio.com. www.notionssewingstudio.com. 601-9804.

Blue Lake Summer Camp: Camp Perigot. June 19-Aug. 25, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Blue Lake Recreation Department, 111 Greenwood Ave. Ages 5-13. Camp runs from June 19 through Aug. 25 (10 weeks), and offers a different theme each week. We offer field trips, river days, roller skating, arts & crafts, sports, and much more! Free breakfast and lunch every day for each camper. See our website and registration form for more details. See registration form for rates options. cmull@bluelake.ca.gov. bluelake.ca.gov/city/parks-and-recreation/summer-recreation. 668-5932.

Boys and Girls Club Eureka Teen Center. Mondays-Fridays, 12-6 p.m. Boys and Girls Club Teen Center, 3015 J St., Eureka. Teen Center will be open from noon-6 p.m., Mon.-Fri. and is available for teens grades six through 12. We will serve free lunch daily. Our summer program will focus on health and life skills, fitness and nutrition, and Brain Gain, our summer learning program. $25 for established members, $50 for new members. www.bgcredwoods.org. 444-0184.

Boys and Girls Club McKinleyville Teen Center. Mondays-Fridays, 12-6 p.m. McKinleyville Teen Center, 1705 Gwin Road. Teen Center will be open from noon-6 p.m., Mon.-Fri. and is available for teens grades five through 12. We will serve free lunch daily. Our summer program will focus on health and life skills, fitness and nutrition, and Brain Gain, our summer learning program. $25 for established members and $50 for new members. www.bgcredwoods.org. 840-0304.

Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods Camp Odyssey. Laurel Tree Charter School, 4555 Valley West Blvd., Arcata. Camp Odyssey serves children in the Arcata area ages 9-12. Activities focus on hands-on learning, with emphasis in science and the natural world, and field trips around the local area. Four one-week programs with a capacity of 30 youths per week, end of June to July. $85 per week, full and partial scholarships available. schilds@bgcredwoods.org. www.bgcredwoods.org.

Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods Eureka Clubhouse. Mondays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods Clubhouse, 3117 Prospect Ave., Eureka. Clubhouse will be open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. and is available for children grades K-six. We will serve free lunch daily. Our summer program will focus on health and life skills, fitness and nutrition, and Brain Gain, our summer learning program. $25 for established members and $50 for new members. www.bgcredwoods.org. 442-9142.

Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods Klamath. Yurok Youth Center, Klamath Blvd., Klamath. A new year-round location. The club will focus on youth achieving academic Success, building good character and developing healthy lifestyles. www.bgcredwoods.org. 441-1030.

Camp Ryan. Mondays-Fridays. John Ryan Youth Center, 1653 J St., Eureka. Ages 5-12. Each week's activities are centered around different topics including space, science, sports and water. Packed with an array of activities. No camp July 4. Contact Shannon Fazio. $125/week full days, $95/week half days. www.eurekarecreation.com. 441-4244.

Dungeons & Dragons Camp. Mondays-Fridays, 1-4 p.m. and Mondays-Fridays, 1-4 p.m. NuGames Eureka, 1662 Myrtle Ave. #A. Ages 10-17. Come learn the world's greatest roleplaying game. Kids go on grand adventures as a heroic team of knights and wizards, then take turns as the Dungeon Master when they hone their storytelling and leadership skills. No experience necessary. $110/session. www.nugamesonline.com.

Felting. June 19-22 and July 17-20. Notions Sewing Studio, 621 Third St., Eureka. Ages 8 and up. June 19-22, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Fabulous Felters; July 17-20, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Fun with Felt Flowers. $115/session, includes all materials. sewing@notionssewingstudio.com. www.notionssewingstudio.com. 601-9804.

Leader in Training (L.I.T.) Program. Mondays-Fridays. Arcata Recreation Department, 736 F St. Ages 13-17. Gain real life work experience and leadership skills, all while having fun in the sun. L.I.T.s work with youth, 4-14 years, helping to lead summer camp activities, field trips and more. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. or half-day from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m./1 p.m. – 5 p.m. $10/week (add $1/week for non-resident) or $50/$55 (non-residents) for the whole summer. www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Lost Coast Camp. Begins June 20. Lost Coast Camp, 1199 Lighthouse Rd., Petrolia. Lost Coast Camp's mission is to provide youth with a dynamic summer camp experience, which promotes building self-esteem and positive friendships, individual expression, and fostering an appreciation for the natural world. June 20-25 Orientation June 25-July 2 Session 1 Ranch & Wild (ages 8-11) July 6-13 Session 2 Makers Camp (ages 11-13) July 15-22 Session 3 River & Adventure (ages 9-12) July 7-11 Session 4 Explorers Day Camp (ages 5-7) July 24-31 Session 5 Teen Back Pack (ages 13-15) Register at www.lostcoastcamp.org. See website for pricing.

McKinleyville Kids Camp. Mondays-Fridays. McKinleyville Activity Center, 1705 Gwin Road. Kindergarten - fifth grades (ages 6 to 12 years old). Join McKinleyville Parks and Recreation for a dynamic summer day camp program in which campers choose their summer experience. Campers choose the "activity" segment of the daily schedule. Activities include arts and crafts, sports, games, drama, cooking, roller skating, field trips and more. Weekly sessions are offered with both full day and half day options. Pre-registration is required. Weekly Full Day: $145R/$150NR, Daily Full Day: $36R/$37NR, Weekly Half-Day: $95R/$100NR, Daily Half Day: $21R/$22NR. 839-9003.

MGC Arts, Science and Skills Summer Camp. Mondays-Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. The Eel River Valley Multigenerational Center, 2280 Newburg Road, Fortuna. Best for ages 7-11. Arts, fun low-pressure science experiments, gardening and life skills including business, sewing, cooking and first aid for friends, etc. all in a day-long summer camp at the MGC in Fortuna. Different themes each week with MGC Staff and guest instructors. Healthy hot lunch included. Scholarships available. Sibling discount available. No child turned away for inability to pay. $30/day. director@ervmgc.com. www.ervmgc.com. 725-3300.

North Star Quest Camp. July 23-27 and July 30-Aug. 3. Mattole Camp & Retreat Center, 36841 Mattole Road, Petrolia. North Star Quest Camp is a summer camp facilitated by women on the beautiful Mattole River just outside of Petrolia, for girls going into the sixth through eighth grades. The program is designed to give girls the tools to navigate the modern world and live up to their potential. Growth opportunities are created by a daily theme: Who am I? Who am I in my community? Who am I in the world? NSQ is an Ink People DreamMaker project. $550, scholarship forms available on website. northstarquest@gmail.com. www.northstarquest.org/. 633-4522.

Pal Camp. Mon., June 26, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Discovery Museum's Pal Camp, 1 Pacific Lumber Camp Road, Freshwater. Pal Camp is located in a beautiful redwood grove on Freshwater Creek, just 15 minutes from Arcata or Eureka. Camp sessions are one week long from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily, except Thursdays, when camp runs from 1 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. with a family potluck at 6 p.m., followed by fun skits and an optional sleepover for youth entering fourth grade and above. Extension hours are available from 8:30-9:00 a.m. and 3:30-5:30 p.m. for $8/hour. (No extension hours on Thursday mornings). Free T-shirt for all campers. Each session $180 per child. $10 discount per session for multiple weeks or siblings. Museum members receive a 10 percent discount. info@discovery-museum.org. www.discovery-museum.org/pal-camp. 443-9694.

Pokemon Fun Club. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-noon and Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-noon . NuGames Eureka, 1662 Myrtle Ave. #A. Ages 8-16. Kids will learn how to play the card game Pokemon correctly, learn good game play habits and create various Pokemon crafts. Beginner decks and all craft materials included. $100/session. www.nugamesonline.com.

Project Sewing Camps. Mondays-Thursdays. Notions Sewing Studio, 621 Third St., Eureka. Ages 8 and up. Pre-requisite: Students must have successfully completed Beginning Sewing Camp and have the ability to sew independently. June 26-29, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. My Room; June 26-29, 1:30-4:30 p.m. My Patchwork Quilt; July 10-13, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Stamp, Paint + Stitch; July 17-20, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Summer Fun; July 31-Aug 3, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Pajama Party; Aug. 7-10, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Cool for School; Aug. 14-17, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. My American Doll. $115/session, includes all materials. sewing@notionssewingstudio.com. www.notionssewingstudio.com. 601-9804.

Arcata Recreation Redwood Day Camp. Mondays-Fridays. Redwood Lodge, Redwood Park, Arcata. Ages 5-12 (5 year olds must be entering kindergarten in the fall). Games, art, field trips, swimming and more. Fun and exciting new themes each week: June 19-23: Under the Sea; June 26-30: Go Green; July 3-7: Superheroes; July 10-14: Out of this World; July 17-21: Pirates of the Redwoods; July 24-28: Summer Safari; July 31-Aug 4: Blast from the Past; Aug 7-11: Carnival; Aug 14-18: Around the World in 5 Days; Aug 21-25: Making Music in the Park; Cost for July 3-7: $112/week or Half-Day $80/week (add $10 for non-residents) $140/week for full day 9 a.m.-5 p.m. or $100/week for half day 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (add $10 non-resident), extended care (no extra fee): 7:30 to 9 a.m. and 5-5:30 p.m.. www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Individual Tutoring, Assessment and Consultation. Redwood Reading Solutions, 1385 Eighth St., Suite 106, Arcata. Reading, writing and spelling intervention for struggling students or beginning readers from Sherry McCoy, M.A., a credentialed teacher with 25 years of experience. sherry@redwoodreadingsolutions.com. www.redwoodreadingsolutions.com. 616-6564.

Summer Camp - Creatures & Critters. June 26 through 30, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. SCRAP Humboldt, 101 H St. Suite D, Arcata. We will spend this week learning about animals, making animal-related crafts and celebrating the creatures and critters all around us. This camp is for kids who love cats, dogs, horses, wolves, bears, bunnies — you name it. Our days will include facilitated projects, creative exploration and free-building time — all focused on animals. Projects may include: creating cuddly stuffed animals, making animal costumes, exploring habitats, critter walks at the nearby marsh, writing and illustrating story books, and making toys and beds for animals at local shelters. $150. education@scraphumboldt.org. scraphumboldt.org/programs/summer-camps/. 822-2452.

Summer Enrichment and Fun at Mistwood. July 5-28, 9 a.m.-noon. Mistwood Montessori School, 1801 Tenth St., Eureka. Ages 3-8. Two Sessions: July 5–28, 9 a.m.–noon. Dinosaur Discovery, Astronomy Adventures, Nature Theatre (Ages 4 - 8). Call 444-8100 for more information..

Teen Sewing. July 24-27, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Notions Sewing Studio, 621 Third St., Eureka. 11 and up with sewing machine experience. Exploring Clothing Construction. $115/session, includes all materials. sewing@notionssewingstudio.com. www.notionssewingstudio.com. 601-9804.

Vacation Bible School. July 10-14, 9 a.m.-noon. Arcata First Baptist, 1700 Union St. Ages 3-11.5. Snacks and fun are included. Free. 822-0367.

Young Writers Camp. July 17 through 21, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Humboldt State University, 1 Harpst St., Arcata. Redwood Writing Project is pleased to provide a supportive, fun environment for incoming fourth through ninth grade students. The Young Writers Camp is designed to inspire creative thinking and provide fun writing opportunities. Students of all writing abilities are welcome to attend. Each day will include sessions on Nature Writing, Poetry and Creation Station with breaks for team building and relaxation exercises. $150. rwp@humboldt.edu. redwoodwp.org/. 826-5109.

Youth Bible Camp. July 10-14, 9 a.m.-noon. Arcata First Baptist, 1700 Union Street. Ages 11.5-18. Snacks and fun are included. 822-0367. Free.

ZooSnooze. Fri., June 23, 6 p.m. and Fri., Aug. 25, 6 p.m. Sequoia Park Zoo, 3414 W St., Eureka. Spend a wild night at the Zoo! Activities include an animal encounter, nocturnal night hike, storytelling with s'mores around a fire and breakfast bagels with the bush dogs. Families bring their own dinners and sleep in their own tent/gear on the zoo lawn or in the Learning Lab. Program starts 6 p.m. Friday and ends 9 a.m Saturday. Price includes adult and child, $25 each additional person. $75 non-members/$67.50 members (child + adult). www.sequoiaparkzoo.net.

Visual and Performing Arts

Allstar Theatre Arts Summer Camp. Mon., July 10, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Allstar Theatre Arts, PO Box 342, Cutten. Allstar Theatre Arts Summer Camp. Adventures in Musical Theatre. Two-week camp exploring the performing arts and culminating in a production of Alice in Wonderland. $400 for the 2 week camp. info@allstartheatre.org. www.allstartheatre.org. 502-2658.

Arcata Recreation Art Camp. Mondays-Fridays, 1-5 p.m. Arcata Community Center, 321 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. Ages 7-12. Artists explore the visual arts, while discovering their own style. June 26-30: Art Inspired by the Masters July 10-14: Circus July 24-28: To Infinity & Beyond (Outer Space) July 31-Aug 4: Medieval Aug 14-18: Futurama (Robots) $100/week (add $10 for non-resident), extended care (no extra fee): 5-5:30 p.m.. www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Art Camps at Plum Blossom Studio Arcata. July 17-21, 9 a.m.-noon & 1-4 p.m., Aug. 14-18, 9 a.m.-noon & 1-4 p.m. and Aug. 21-25, 9 a.m.-noon & 1-4 p.m. Plum Blossom Studio, 98 California Ave., Arcata. This is a unique chance for students to learn and create in an artist's studio. Develop your own voice and fine art techniques in drawing, painting, sculpting, print making and fiber arts. Mornings 9 a.m. to noon for ages 7-10. Afternoons 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. for ages 10-14. $130 per weekly session. All materials included with only six students per class.. thaovillagepainter@gmail.com. www.thaoart.biz. 601-9955.

Beginning Dance Camp - Ages 7-10. July 17 through 21, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. No Limits Dance Academy, Corner of 10th and K streets, Arcata. Explore the wold of dance in our beach themed dance camp. Each fun filled day will include dancing, games, music and art. Dancers will learn many styles of dance including tap, jazz, hip hop and ballet and will do an in-studio performance the last day of camp. $120. nolimitstapandjazz@yahoo.com. www.nolimitsdanceacademy.com/summer-2017.html. 825-0922.

Behind the Scenes Camp: Into The Woods. June 26 trhough 30, 9-10:30 a.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. What goes into creating a musical? How does a character come to be? What is the message trying to be told? Come and find out. Into The Woods, with favorite characters like Red Riding Hood, Jack and his Beanstalk, giants, witches, princesses and princes, has it all. In addition to bringing this fractured fairytale to life, each student will get to take a character and scene to construct with their own spin. There will be an in class performance on the last day. Ages 6 to 9 welcome with 8:30 to 9 a.m. babysitting half hour for all five days. $65. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Behind the Scenes Camp: Into The Woodss 10+up. June 26 through 30, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. What goes into creating a musical? How does a character come to be? What is the message trying to be told? Come and find out. Into The Woods, with favorite characters like Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and his Beanstalk, giants, witches, princesses and princes, has it all. In addition to bringing this fractured fairytale to life through singing, acting and dancing, each student will get to take a character and scene to construct with their own spin. There will be an in class performance on the last day. Ages 10 and up welcome. $135. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Broadway Adventures. July 17 through 21, 9-10:30 a.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. The Big Apple is calling your young performer's name. Join us as we learn and perform exciting Broadway numbers and new theatre exercises straight from the Broadway Group Teaching seminar in NYC. Ages 6 to 9 welcome with 8:30 to 9 a.m. babysitting half hour available on all five days of camp. $65. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Broadway Adventures Camp. July 17 through 21, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. The Big Apple is calling your young performer's name. Join us as we learn and perform exciting Broadway numbers and new theater exercises straight from the Broadway Group Teaching seminar in NYC. Ages 10 and up welcome. $135. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Create a Musical Week Camp. Aug. 7 through 11, 9-10:30 a.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Join us to learn how to create a musical. We will be studying storylines, character development and music to tell a new story. There will be an in-class performance on the last day. Ages 6 to 9 welcome with 8:30 to 9 a.m. babysitting half hour available on all five days of camp. $65. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Create a Musical Week Camp 10+up. Aug. 7 through 11, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Join us to learn how to create a musical. We will be studying storylines, character development and music to tell a new story. There will be an in-class performance on the last day. Ages 10 and up welcome. $135. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Arcata Recreation Dance Camp. Begins June 26. Redwood Lounge, Redwood Park, Arcata. Ages 7-9. Learn the latest dance moves and experiment with a variety of dance styles. Each week culminates with a Friday all-camp performance. Open to dancers of all levels, no experience required. June 26-30: Jazz Dance. July 10-14: Hip Hop (note: at Arcata Community Center Gymnastics Room). Aug 14-18: Dances from Around the World. $100/week (add $10 for non-resident), extended care (no extra fee): 8 a.m.. www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Director's Chair Camp. July 24 through July 28, 9-10:30 a.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Do you have a budding director in your house? This camp is for them. Students will choose a song/scene to cast, costume and stage. Our goal is to let students have the opportunity to lead others and learn valuable communication skills as they express their creative sides. There will be in in class performance on the last day. Ages 6 to 9 welcome with 8:30 to 9 a.m. babysitting half hour available on all five days of camp. $65. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Director's Chair Camp 10+up. July 24 through 28, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Do you have a budding director in your house? This camp is for them. Students will choose a song/scene to cast, costume and stage. Our goal is to let students have the opportunity to lead others and learn valuable communication skills as they express their creative sides. There will be in in class performance on the last day. Ages 10 and up. $135. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Dr. Seuss Reader's Theater. June 19 through 23, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Come explore the whimsical stories of Dr. Seuss with KidCo teachers. Students will combine music and dialogue for a Reader's Theater style presentation that they'll share at the library at the end of the week. Ages 10 and up welcome. $140. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Dr. Seuss Reader's Theater Camp. June 19 through 23, 9-10:30 a.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Come explore the whimsical stories of Dr. Seuss with KidCo teachers. Students will use music and acting to tell beloved tales in a new way. Ages 6 to 9 welcomed with 8:30 to 9 a.m. babysitting half hour available on all five days of camp. $65. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Drum Camp with Jesse Jonathon. July 24-28, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Trinidad, Downtown. Explore rhythm on a variety of percussion instruments from the West African, samba and calypso traditions. $100. humdrumcamp@gmail.com. 498-7795.

Elemental Fairy & Dragon Camp. Aug. 14-18, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Redwood Raks World Dance Studio, 824 L St., Arcata. Ages 5-12. Water, earth, air and fire will infuse this crafty, dancing, active camp as we prepare for the Creamery Festival and Elemental procession at the end of the week. $125. www.redwoodraks.com.

HLO KidCo Summer Class - Broadway Bound. Wed., July 19, 4-5:30 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Humboldt Light Opera Company presents a five-week advanced class teaching of singing, acting and dance using musical theater music for 9-12 year olds. $65. info@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

HLO KidCo Summer Class - Broadway Brilliance. Tue., July 18, 5-6 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Humboldt Light Opera Company presents a five-week class teaching basics of singing, acting and movement for 8-11 year olds. $45. info@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

HLO KidCo Summer Class - Shining Stars. Thu., July 20, 5-6 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Humboldt Light Opera Company presents a five-week class teaching basics of singing, acting and movement for 6-9 year olds. $45. info@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

HLO KidCo Summer Class - Musical Theatre Workshop. Wed., July 19, 5:30-7 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Humboldt Light Opera Company presents a five-week class teaching basics of singing, acting and movement for 11-16 year olds. $65. info@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

HLO KidCo Summer Class - Shining Stars. Tue., July 18, 4-5 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Humboldt Light Opera Company presents a five-week class teaching basics of singing, acting and movement for 5-8 year olds. $45. info@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

KidCo Summer Class - Tiny Twinklers. Thu., July 20, 4-4:45 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Humboldt Light Opera Company presents a five-week class teaching basics of singing, acting and movement for 3-5 year olds. $35. info@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Mermaid Fairy Dance Camp. July 3-7, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Redwood Raks World Dance Studio, 824 L St., Arcata. Ages 4.5-8. A whimsical camp with dancing, crafts and lots of open time to delve into the worlds of mermaids and fairies. No camp on July 4. $115. www.RedwoodRaks.com. 616-6876.

Arcata Recreation Mini Movers Dance Camp. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Redwood Lounge, Redwood Park, Arcata. Ages 4-6. In this creative movement camp, mini movers will learn components of dance while exploring music, choreography, coordination, exercise and flexibility. June 19-23: Ballet. July 3-7: Hip Hop. Aug 7-11: Dances from Around the World. Cost for July 3-7: $80/week (add $10 for non-resident). $100/week (add $10 for non-resident), extended care (no extra fee): 8 a.m.. www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Modern, Jazz and Contemporary for Ballet Dancers. Mondays, Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Trinity Ballet Academy, 1981 Central Ave., Mckinleyville. Ages 13 and up. This workshop will explore the three dance styles from a ballet perspective. Pre-registration is required. No drop-ins. Trinity Ballet Academy has been serving Humboldt for over 18 years, offering ballet training ages 3 and up. $115.00. 839-1816.

North Coast Piano Festival. Mon., July 31. Humboldt State University, 1 Harpst St., Arcata. A community favorite for the past three years, offering free concerts, master classes and musical events for all kids all ages from July 31 to Aug. 8. Free. dlm85@humboldt.edu. www2.humboldt.edu/northcoastpianofestival/. 826-5443.

Notions Crafty Kids Camps. Wed., July 19, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Notions Sewing Studio, 621 Third St., Eureka. Beginning Sewing Camp. Ages 8 and up. In this class we will become familiar with how to safely and effectively use a sewing machine through a variety of fun projects. We will learn how to sew straight and curved lines, pin, iron and much more. June 19-22 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; July 10-13 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; July 31-Aug. 3 1:30-4:30 p.m. Project Sewing Camps. Ages 8 and up. Pre-requisite: Students must have successfully completed Beginning Sewing Camp and have the ability to sew independently. June 26-29 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. My Room. June 26-29 1:30-4:30 p.m. My Patchwork Quilt. July 10-13 1:30-4:30 p.m. Stamp, Paint + Stitch. $115. sewing@notionssewingstudio.com. www.notionssewingstudio.com. 601-9804.

Pageant on the Plaza. July 10-22. Arcata Playhouse, 1251 Ninth St. Ages 9-16. A two-week adventure in outdoor spectacle and performance with a show at Farmer's Market July 22. See www.arcataplayhouse.org for more information. 822-1575.

Passport to Dance and Musical Theatre Summer Camp. June 19-23, 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m. & 9 a.m.-5 p.m. North Coast Dance, 426 F St., Eureka. Come enjoy five days of jazz, Japanese Butoh, tap, singing, Capoeira, hula, ballet, belly dance, Irish Step, hip-hop, acting, crafts, ballroom, healthy snacks and more. Half-day option for 5-13 year olds for $110 per person and full day option for 8-13 year olds for $215 per person, with an Early Bird drop off option from 7:45 – 8:30 a.m. for $20. www.northcoastdance.org. 442-7779.

Pirates of Penzance Week Camp. July 31 through Aug. 4, 9-10:30 a.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Calling all swashbucklers and fair maidens: Performance week is here. This camp will focus on what it takes to put on a musical. Experience auditions, costuming and working together as a team to perform an abridged version of Pirates of Penzance. There will be an in-class performance on the last day. Ages 6 to 9 welcome with 8:30 to 9 a.m. babysitting half hour available on all five days of camp. $65. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Pirates of Penzance Week Camp 10+up. July 31 through Aug. 4, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Calling all swashbucklers and fair maidens: Performance week is here. This camp will focus on what it takes to put on a musical. Experience auditions, costuming and working together as a team to perform an abridged version of Pirates of Penzance. There will be an in class performance on the last day. $135. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Princess (and Prince) Dance Camp - Ages 5 and 6. July 24 through 28, 10 a.m.-noon. No Limits Dance Academy, Corner of 10th and K streets, Arcata. Explore the wold of dance in our beach themed dance and art camp. Each fun filled day will include dancing, games, music and art. Dancers will learn many styles of dance including tap, jazz, hip hop and ballet and will do an in-studio performance the last day of camp. $75. nolimitstapandjazz@yahoo.com. www.nolimitsdanceacademy.com/summer-2017.html. 825-0922.

Princess (and Prince) Dance Camp - Beach Party Theme - Ages 3 and 4. July 10 through 14, 10 a.m.-noon. No Limits Dance Academy, Corner of 10th and K streets, Arcata. Explore the world of dance in this beach themed dance and art camp. Each fun filled day will include dancing, games, music and art. Dancers will learn many styles of dance including tap, jazz, hip hop and ballet, and will do an in-studio performance on the last day of camp. $75. nolimitstapandjazz@yahoo.com. www.nolimitsdanceacademy.com/summer-2017.html. 825-0922.

Puppet Camp. June 26-30. Arcata Playhouse, 1251 Ninth St. Ages 6-14. Half or full day. Puppet-building laboratory. Puppet theater production. See www.arcataplayhouse.org for more information. 822-1575.

Roald Dahl Reader's Theater Week Camp. Aug. 14 through 18, 9-10:30 a.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Come explore the famous stories of R. Dahl. Students will use music and acting to tell these tales in a new way. Ages 6 to 9 welcome with 8:30 to 9 a.m. babysitting half hour available on all five days of camp. $65. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Roald Dahl Reader's Theater Week Camp 10+up. Aug. 14 through 18, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Come explore the famous stories of R. Dahl with KidCo teachers. Students will combine music and dialogue for a Reader's Theater-style presentation that they'll share at the Library that Saturday, Aug. 19. Ages 10 and up welcome. $140. kidco@hloc.org. www.hloc.org. 630-5013.

Sequoia Chamber Music Workshop. Sun., June 18. Humboldt State University, 1 Harpst St., Arcata. Sequoia Chamber Music Workshop is fun, delightful place for kids ages 12-19 to play chamber music together under the excellent supervision of world famous coaches. go to our website:http://www2.humboldt.edu/sequoiachambermusic/. sequoia@humboldt.edu. www2.humboldt.edu/sequoiachambermusic/. 826-5443.

Summer Camp - Serious Artists. July 10 through 14, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. SCRAP Humboldt, 101 H St. Suite D, Arcata. This week of camp is for those who love being creative, getting dirty and making art. We will spend the week learning new skills and techniques and exploring the wide range of mediums available at SCRAP, ranging from printmaking and sculpture to silk screening and weaving. $150. education@scraphumboldt.org. www.scraphumboldt.org/programs/summer-camps/. 822-2452.

Summer Camp - The Great Adventure. June 19 through 23, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. SCRAP Humboldt, 101 H St. Suite D, Arcata. As we move along our adventure, we will encounter all sorts of obstacles and surprises: We will need to build boats to ford rivers, assemble our explorers toolkit, create vehicles to travel long distances, and record our progress in our adventure logs. This adventure will challenge us to be problem solvers, inventors and artists, all while stretching our imaginations and working as a team. This camp is for kids who have big imaginations and are ready for an awesome adventure (without even leaving SCRAP). $150. education@scraphumboldt.org. www.scraphumboldt.org/programs/summer-camps/. 822-2452.

Summer Dance Camp and Intensive. Mondays-Fridays. Trillium Dance Studios, 855 Eighth St., Arcata. Ages 2 and up. Dancers will be able to explore many different kinds of dance such as ballet, Latin, tap, hip-hop, jazz, contemporary, modern, as well as many more — plus a few special guest teachers and an end-of-camp performance. info@trilliumdance.com. www.trilliumdancestudios.com. 822-8408.

Summer Dance Intensive. Aug. 17-18, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. North Coast Dance, 426 F St., Eureka. Intensive program for dancers ages 10 and up (NCD levels 3a/b and above). This is for dancers with experience who wish to better their dancing with the help of our guest artists Josh Deininger and Elizabeth Voiles, and in-house NCD experts. $200. www.northcoastdance.org. 442-7779.

Summer Dance Workshops. Mon., July 17, 3-5:30 p.m., Tue., July 18, 3-7 p.m., Wed., July 19, 3-7 p.m., Thu., July 20, 3-7 p.m., Fri., July 21, 3-7 p.m., Mon., Aug. 14, 3-7 p.m., Tue., Aug. 15, 3-7 p.m., Wed., Aug. 16, 3-7 p.m., Thu., Aug. 17, 3-7 p.m. and Fri., Aug. 18, 3-7 p.m. HLOC's Space, 92 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata. Summer dance workshop for ages 8-12 classical ballet, stretching, variations and contemporary. 3:00-5:30 p.m. Classical ballet for ages 12 and up with guest teacher Danny Furlong 5:30-7 p.m. $200 for level III for the week and $100 for level VI for the week. heathersorter@hotmail.com. www.hloc.org. (360) 791-4817.

Summer Youth Workshops. July 24-28. Arcata Playhouse, 1251 Ninth St. Creative Movement & Clown Town (ages 6-9) Mythic Acting & Improvisation (ages 10-14) Half day or full day options. See www.arcataplayhouse.org for more information. 822-1575.

Arcata Recreation Theater Camp. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Redwood Lounge, Redwood Park, Arcata. Ages 9-14. Have a blast telling stories, playing theater games and learning about all the many kinds of fun things to do with stagecraft all out in the fresh air of the redwoods. July 10-14: Improv. July 17-21: Physical Theater. July 24-28: Melodrama/Musical Theater. July 31-Aug 4: Shakespeare and Classics. $100/week (add $10 for non-resident). www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Theatre Production for Youth. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-noon. NuGames Eureka, 1662 Myrtle Ave. #A. Ages 10-17. Students will write, act and direct plays of their own creation. Final performance will be held at a local theater in Eureka. $100/session. www.nugamesonline.com.

Video Production: Make Your Own Youtube Channel. Mondays-Fridays, 1-5 p.m. Bright Spark Media Collective, 1125 16th St., Arcata. Students will write, shoot, edit a series of video shorts and put them on YouTube. Who knows, you might be the next YouTube sensation. $200/session (multi-session discounts). brightsparklaura@gmail.com. www.brightsparkmediacollective.com. 845-4772.

Video Production: Tell The World Your Story Documentary. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Bright Spark Media Collective, 1125 16th St., Arcata. Ages 11-17. Each week student will plan and create a small project personal narrative documentary. This is your chance to tell the world who you are what your hopes for the future are. These videos will go up on YouTube and a website. $200/session (multi-session discounts). brightsparklaura@gmail.com. www.brightsparkmediacollective.com. 845-4772.

Wonderland Circus Camp. Aug. 7-11, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Redwood Raks World Dance Studio, 824 L St., Arcata. Ages 6-12. Kids will learn juggling, staff wielding, poi twirling, hoop spinning and more in this skills-based experience with a quirky Wonderland theme. $165. www.RedwoodRaks.com. 616-6876.

World Dance Camp. June 26-30, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Redwood Raks World Dance Studio, 824 L St., Arcata. Ages 6-12. Hosted by Eva Brena, campers will explore dance styles from around the world with excellent guest teachers and prepare for a fun show on Friday. $165. www.RedwoodRaks.com. 616-6876.

Arcata Recreation Young Creators Art Camp. Mondays-Fridays, 1-5 p.m. Arcata Community Center, 321 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. Ages 4-6. Young aspiring artists play games and activities with focus on art projects. June 19-23: Page Turners. July 3-7: Circus. July 17-21: To Infinity & Beyond (Outer Space). Aug 7-11: Futurama (Robots). Cost for July 3-7: $80/week (add $10 for non-resident). $100/week (add $10 for non-resident), extended care (no extra fee): 5-5:30 p.m. www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Youth Surf Camp. July 25-28, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Recreation & Wellness Center, Humboldt State University, Arcata. Ages 10-16 years old (must be 10 before the first day of camp). In this four-day camp, beginners and experienced campers will get to spend their summer days surfing Moonstone Beach. Campers will receive group and individual surf instruction on their choice of body board or surfboard. Additionally, campers will be taught ocean awareness and safety as well as gain positive group and personal development. This is an exciting opportunity to explore Moonstone Beach and get a glimpse of tide pools. Swim in the Little River and compete for the best sand castle. $250/Includes: Professional camp staff, transportation, surfing gear and a snack each day.

Nature and Science

Coastal Connections Summer Camp. Mon., Aug. 21, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Humboldt Coastal Nature Center, 220 Stamps Lane, Manila. This week-long day camp program for ages 8 to 11 will connect participants to the diverse coastal habitats of the Samoa Peninsula. Participants will visit beaches, dunes, wetlands and coastal forests while learning about nature and history through inquiry based learning and creative expression. In addition to science, art, and cultural history, this program will emphasize coastal stewardship, eco-friendly lifestyles and active living. The Coastal Connections Summer Camp will take place Aug. 21 to 25. $175, ($150 for members and peninsula residents). info@friendsofthedunes.org. 444-1397.

Computer Game Development with Unity 3D. Mondays-Fridays, 1-4 p.m. NuGames Eureka, 1662 Myrtle Ave. #A. Ages 11-17. Unity 3D is a game engine that is very popular with small game studios. You can use it to create all kinds of games, from iPhone apps to big console shooters. Students would need to have some programming knowledge to take this class. $200, Some scholarship available (multi-session discounts). www.nugamesonline.com.

Dune Detectives Summer Camp. July 17-21, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and July 31-Aug. 4, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Humboldt Coastal Nature Center, 220 Stamps Lane, Manila. This week-long, half-day camp program for ages 5-7 will connect participants to the diverse coastal habitats of the Samoa Peninsula. Participants will visit beaches, dunes, wetlands and coastal forests while learning about nature through inquiry based learning and creative expression. While exploring our diverse coastal habitats, participants will learn about the animals and plants that live there through games, songs, and hands-on exploration. The cost of this half day program is $125, or $100 for Friends of the Dunes members and peninsula residents. info@friendsofthedunes.org. 444-1397.

Einstein's Relativity For Everyone. Thu., May 25, 6-7:30 p.m., Thu., June 1, 6-7:30 p.m. and Thu., June 8, 6-7:30 p.m. Center Activities, 1 Harpst St., Arcata. Einstein's Relativity rests on one idea, the idea that there is a fastest speed, known as the speed of light. From this one premise Einstein logically worked out the consequences and these consequences are very counter-intuitive yet not very complex. The material will be presented as simply as possible and yet true to Einstein's ideas. $25. cntract@humboldt.edu. 826-3357.

Look Closer, Make Connections. Thu., June 1, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. HSU Natural History Museum, 1242 G St., Arcata. Programs and opportunities to be announced for school groups, summer camps and other organizations to be announced this summer. TBA. mjb11@humboldt.edu. www.humboldt.edu/natmus. 826-4479.

Arcata Recreation Marsh Explorers Science Camp. Mondays-Fridays, 1-5 p.m. Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary Interpretive Center, 569 S. G St. Ages 7-9. Investigate the natural world with weekly experiments, individual projects and engaging science learning. June 19-23: Circle of Life. July 3-7: Predators vs. Prey. July 17-21: Native Species & Non-native Invaders. Aug 7-11: World of Water. $100/week (add $10 for non-resident), Cost for July 3-7: $80/week (add $10 for non-resident). www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

S.T.E.M. Endings to Fairy Tales Summer Camp. June 26-30, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Six Rivers Montessori School, 1222 Hallen Drive, Arcata. Ages 8-11. Students will use their engineering skills to help fairytale book characters get out of a jam, while also improve their reading and writing abilities. Taught by Michele Gilbert (National Board Science Teacher). $250 for the week, reserve spot by June 1.

Arcata Recreation Young Explorers Science Camp. Mondays-Fridays, 1-5 p.m. Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary Interpretive Center, 569 S. G St. Ages 4-6. Investigate the natural world with weekly experiments, individual projects and engaging science learning. June 26-30: Otter's Paradise, Everything Otter! July 24-28: Birds of a Feather. July 31-Aug 4: Invertebrates are Awesome! Aug 14-18: How to be a Herpetologist. $100/week (add $10 for non-resident). www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Zoofari Adventure. July 5-7, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sequoia Park Zoo, 3414 W St., Eureka. Zoofari Adventure: Wild Wetlands – July 5. Zoofari Adventure: Grossology – July 6. Zoofari Adventure: Zoo Olympics – July 7. Keep the celebration going after the 4th of July by joining us at the zoo for a wild good time. This week only sign up for one, two or three days of camp. Cub Club (ages 5-7) and Jr. Zookeepers (ages 8-11) will explore each day's theme through games, activities, exploration and animal interactions. Wednesday (7/5) learn all about watersheds and wetlands; Gross out Thursday (7/6) investigating scat, owl pellets and slime; and/or put your skills to the test Friday (7/7) competing in the Zoo Olympics. $30/day. www.sequoiaparkzoo.net.

Zoofari Adventures at Sequoia Park Zoo. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sequoia Park Zoo, 3414 W St., Eureka. Spend a wild summer at Sequoia Park Zoo! We're offering six weeks of fun with camps for 5–11 year olds. Cub Club and Junior Zookeeper camps will run Mon.-Fri., July 10 through Aug. 18, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. With camps such as Animal Tales, Home Sweet Habitat, Wildlife Heroes and Animedia, we are sure to have a summer full of excitement, education, and adventure. Each camp will have opportunities to create enrichment, explore Sequoia Park, and meet our zoo inhabitants up close and personal. Extended care options are now available for all camps. $150 non-members/$135 members. www.sequoiaparkzoo.net.

Sports, Athletics and Adventure

Arcata Recreation Adventure Camp. Mondays-Fridays, 1-5 p.m. Redwood Park, top of 14th Street, Arcata. Ages 10-14. Adventure Seekers gain lifelong skills while challenging their individual limits: wilderness survival, tracking, navigation and orienteering, fire safety and cooking and adventure prep. Each week offers new activities and adventures. June 19-23: Adventure Basics. July 3-7: Navigation and Orienteering. July 10-14: Tracking. July 17-21: Fire Safety and Cooking. Aug 14-18: Wilderness Survival. Aug 21- 25: Search and Rescue. $100/week (add $10 for non-resident), Cost for July 3-7: $80/week (add $10 for non-resident). www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Arcata Recreation Youth Jujitsu. Judo Hut, 800 F St., Arcata. Ages 8-16. This is a traditional self defense martial arts class consisting of escapes, locks, striking, throwing and grappling. Beginning to advanced, all are welcome. Mondays and Thursdays 6:30-7:45 p.m. $25 (2 days/week for 1 month) (Add $10/month for non-resident). www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Basketball Jones Hoop Camp #1. June 19-23. McKinleyville Middle School, 2285 Central Ave. Ages 9-17. For any young basketball player who is looking to improve his or her basketball game. Meets the needs of all skill levels for any boy or girl. All camps are 40 hours of instruction and insight. Online registration at www.basketballjonescamps.com. Call (831) 537-0238 for more info. www.basketballjonescamps.com.

Basketball Jones Hoop Camp #2. Aug. 14-18. Freshwater School, 75 Greenwood Heights Drive, Eureka. Ages 6-15. For any young basketball player who is looking to improve their basketball game. Meets the needs of all skill levels for any boy or girl. All camps are 40 hours of instruction and insight. Online registration at www.basketballjonescamps.com. Call (831) 537-0238 for more info.

Beginning Junior Sailing Camp. July 10-14, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, 921 Waterfront Drive, Eureka. Ages 10-16 (must be 10 before the first day of camp). Junior sailors learn to harness the power of the wind and sail on Humboldt Bay. This program partners with the Humboldt Yacht Club to teach youth the basic skills necessary to sail small craft boats. Junior sailors learn boat rigging, points of sail, capsize recovery, boat handling skills, water safety, situational awareness and more on Lasers and Pico sailboats. With an on-site motorized safety boat and a low student to instructor ratio of four to one, this camp is sure to provide a safe learning environment for youth of all skills levels. $315/Includes: All sailing equipment, wetsuits, paddling jackets and a snack each day.. www2.humboldt.edu/centeractivities/. 826-3357.

Children's Aikido Classes. Thu., May 11. North Coast Aikido, 890 G St, Arcata. Nonviolent, noncompetitive martial arts. Physical conditioning, self-confidence, self-defense and fun. Ongoing, Mondays-Fridays, 6-7:30 p.m. for adults, Tuesdays, 4-5 p.m. for ages 6-9, and Wednesdays, 4-5 p.m. for ages 10-12. See website for details and prices. info@northcoastaikido.org. www.northcoastaikido.org. 826-9395.

Humboldt Crabs Advanced Baseball Camp: Ages 12-16. July 24-27, 9 a.m.-noon. Redwood Fields, Fern Street, Eureka. Senior Advanced Camp is for the serious players who want help with their batting, pitching, or other skills they feel need improvement. The minimum age for this camp is 12 years. This camp is designed to help the player make the transition from Little League to Babe Ruth. Register online. $95/discounts available for families with multiple children attending. www.store.humboldtcrabs.com/camp-registration-0.

Humboldt Crabs Baseball Camp: Ages 9-12. June 26-30, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Campers will enjoy a week with the best baseball players in Humboldt County and receive an authentic Humboldt Crabs Camp T-shirt, one youth season pass to all Crabs home games, and a strip of 10 adult tickets. Register online. $95, discounts available for families with multiple children attending. www.store.humboldtcrabs.com/camp-registration-0. Available at four locations: Hiller Park, 795 Hiller Road, McKinleyville; Redwood Fields, Fern Street, Cutten; Arcata Little League Field, Samoa Boulevard; and Newburg Park, 2700 Newburg Road, Fortuna.

Humboldt Crabs Three-Day Beginners' Camps for Ages 6 to 8. June 19-21, 9 a.m.-noon. These camps are for those ages 6-8, just getting started in their baseball careers, not quite old enough for the weeklong camps but who still want to get out on the field with their heroes. Each child will receive four youth tickets and two adult tickets to a Crabs game. Register online. $45. www.store.humboldtcrabs.com/camp-registration-0. Available at four locations: Hiller Park, 795 Hiller Road, McKinleyville; Redwood Fields, Fern Street, Cutten; Arcata Little League Field, Samoa Boulevard; and Newburg Park, 2700 Newburg Road, Fortuna.

Humboldt Jiu Jitsu Youth Classes. Thu., May 11. Humboldt Jiu Jitsu, 1041 F St., Arcata. Youth Classes are the perfect way for your child to mature into an adult while learning self defense. It is also a great way of getting in shape, making friends and having fun. Children learn to learn how to persevere on the mats so they can persevere in life. The program stays away from the "win/lose" contest philosophy and focuses on instilling a hard work ethic, a positive attitude and a love for the jiu jitsu life style. Classes include techniques, physical drills, games and live training. First class free. www.humboldtjiujitsu.com. 822-6278.

Humboldt Trikids Triathlon. Sun., June 4. Arcata Community Pool, 1150 16th St. Humboldt Tri-Kids is a triathlon for youth ages 7-18. Participants may enter as an individual or as a member of a 2 or 3-person relay team. Register by Thursday, June 1. There will be no triathlon race day registration. Pick-up your registration form at: Adventure's Edge in Arcata and Eureka, the Jogg'n Shoppe in Arcata, Revolution Bicycles in Arcata or online. Half-Mile Fun-Run for ages 6 and under. Registration available for Fun-Run on race day. $5 for fun run. www.trikids.com.

Intermediate Junior Sailing Camp. July 24-28, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, 921 Waterfront Drive, Eureka. Ages 10-16 (must be 10 before the first day of camp). This program is developed for junior sailors looking to challenge their skills and put their sailing knowledge to the test. Instructors will build on essential sailing skills learned in the beginning Junior Sailing Camp. Sailors will be introduced to a larger boat, the Coronado 15, to further challenge their skills. In addition, there will be a fun sail obstacle course, technical skills, seamanship, and navigational guidelines. In order to maintain a safe learning environment an on-site motorized safety boat will always be present as well as a low four to one instructor ratio. $315/Includes: all sailing equipment, wetsuits, paddling jackets and a snack each day. www2.humboldt.edu/centeractivities/. 826-3357.

Kids Yoga Camp. July 24-28, 12:30-3 p.m. Om Shala Yoga Center, 858 10th St., Arcata. Ages 5-11. Children will have a chance to stretch, be active, learn stillness while having fun in a playful environment. Yoga for kids enhances flexibility, refines balance and coordination, develops focus and concentration, boosts self-esteem and confidence and strengthens the mind-body connection. Snack and tea will be provided. $120/student. events@omshalayoga.com. 825-9642.

Moonstone Beach Surf Camp. June 26-30, July 5-7, July 10-14, July 31-Aug. 4 and Aug. 7-11. Moonstone Beach, Westhaven. Ages 8 and up. Water enthusiasts of all levels will enjoyably learn the aquatic skill necessary for all types of wave riding and surfing while being immersed in Jr. Lifeguard water safety, surf etiquette and beach and ocean awareness. Lead by former California State lifeguard and school teacher along with male and female instructors. $195/session. www.moonstonebeachsurfcamp.com. 822-5099.

North Coast Junior Lifeguards. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Moonstone Beach, Westhaven. Ages 8-16. A pari of two-week sessions at Moonstone Beach, Trinidad Beach. Junior Lifeguards is an active program run by the California State Parks Lifeguards that emphasizes teamwork, ocean safety, education and fun. Contact us for more information or visit the webpage, North Coast Junior Lifeguard Coordinator, Keven Harder. Keven.Harder@parks.ca.gov. 845- 6171.

Arcata Recreation Skate Camp. Begins June 19. Arcata Skate Park, 900 Sunset Ave. Youth of all skill levels learn to be safe and have fun at our local skate park. Ages 6-14 years: Thursdays, 1-5 p.m. Drop-In workshops: Novice June 22, Expert July 13. Ages 6-9 years: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 19-23. Ages 6-14 Girls Only: Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Girls Shred: June 26-30. Girls Shred: Aug. 14-18. Ages 6-14: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-1 p.m. July 10-14, July 17-21. Ages 6-14: Mon.-Fri. 1-5 p.m. June 26-30, Aug. 14-18 $100/week (add $10 for non-resident), $23/workshop (add $2 for non-resident). www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Summer Camp - Space Explorers. July 17 through 21, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. SCRAP Humboldt, 101 H St. Suite D, Arcata. We're taking a trip into space for this final week of camp. We'll start the week by assembling our explorer's tool kits, then dive right into some deep space projects: building land rovers that can maneuver obstacles, creating claws that can reach and grab and making aliens we may encounter on our adventures. This camp is a mixture of art, science and creative problem solving. It will include facilitated projects, free building time, experimentation and a whole lot of imagination. $150. education@scraphumboldt.org. www.scraphumboldt.org/programs/summer-camps/. 822-2452.

Arcata Recreation Summer Gymnastics. Sessions beginning June 19 and July 24. Judo Hut, 800 F St., Arcata. Ages 15 months to 18 years. Arcata Recreation offers two gymnastics programs for a wide variety of age and skill levels. Session 1: June 19 - July 21, Session 2: July 24 – Aug 25. Times vary, sessions held at the Judo Hut or Arcata Community Center (age group dependent). www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.

Summer Horse Camps. Field of Dreams Farm, 665 Spruce Ave, Trinidad. Western and English instruction. Group/private lessons. Kids-Adults clinics and camps. 677-0651. www.fieldofdreamsfarm.vpweb.com.

Summer Rowing Youth Sessions. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, 4-6 p.m. Sessions begin June 19, July 3, July 17, July 31 and Aug. 14. Humboldt Bay Rowing Association, Corner of 16th and H streets, Arcata. Ages 11-18. Learn the basic skills of rowing, make new friends and have a lot of fun on our beautiful bay. Youth Sessions: 2 weeks long. Row for as many sessions as you want! $50/session.

Teen Aquatics Camp. July 31-Aug. 4, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, 921 Waterfront Drive, Eureka. Ages 13-17 (must be 13 before the first day of camp). Teen campers have the opportunity to enjoy a fun-filled week experiencing the thrills of aquatic adventure. Included are three off-site adventures ranging from paddling across Big Lagoon to surfing Moonstone Beach. Also, our professional staff will provide teens the knowledge needed to traverse the waterways of Humboldt Bay. This camp promises to challenge teens in team building activities while learning a variety of aquatic and water safety skills. Friday afternoon, families are invited to participate in a free paddle and be amazed by their teens' new skills. $275/Includes: Camp staff, transportation, aquatic equipment, daily snacks. www2.humboldt.edu/centeractivities/. 826-3357.

Teen Surf Adventure. July 11-14, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Recreation & Wellness Center, Humboldt State University, Arcata. Ages 13-17. This camp is for adventurous teens looking to build their surfing skills. All skill levels are welcome, from teens who haven't seen the ocean to those who want to improve their skills. Jam-packed in this four-day camp are team building skills, group and individual surf instruction, ocean awareness and safety and an overnight campout near Crescent City. $350/Includes: Instructional staff, transportation, all surfing gear, daily snacks and food for the camp out beginning with Thursday's dinner. www2.humboldt.edu/centeractivities/. 826-3357.

Youth Aquatics Camp. June 26-30, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and July 17-21, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, 921 Waterfront Drive, Eureka. Ages 9 -14 (must be 9 before the first day of camp). One of Humboldt County's most well-known summer camps is new and improved! Youth Aquatics Camp will now meet at the Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center where campers will have the opportunity to learn about the Bay's wildlife, explore the wetland environment and visit the NOAA weather station. With two off-site adventures, campers will learn to surf at Moonstone Beach and learn paddling techniques at Big Lagoon. Above all, our caring and supportive staff aim to provide a safe environment that encourages positive group development. Friday afternoon, families are invited to participate in a free paddle and be amazed by their campers' new skills. $265/Includes: professional camp staff, transportation, aquatic equipment and a snack each day. www2.humboldt.edu/centeractivities/. 826-3357.

Arcata Recreation Youth Samurai. Judo Hut, 800 F St., Arcata. Ages 5-8. Beginning martial arts training taught in a high energy class using games with martial concepts with focus on strength, balance and coordination. When: Mondays and Thursdays, Level 1: 5 -5:45 p.m., Level 2: 5:45-6:30 p.m. $20 (2 days/week for 1 month) (Add $10/month for non-resident). www.cityofarcata.org/rec. 822-7091.


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