Palo Verde Elementary, 3450 Louis Road, Palo Alto
At Camp Edmo, entering K-fourth graders participate in arts, science and animation activities designed by Edventure More in partnership with the California Academy of Sciences, the Children's Creativity Museum & the Museum of Children's Art (MOCHA). Palo Verde Elementary in Palo Alto also hosts Camp EdTech, a digital media camp for entering 5th-8th graders where campers create, direct, edit & star in their own short films and animations, develop 2-D and 3-D Video Games or express their perspective of the world in a Digital Photography program. Both camps runs Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. plus extended day and lunch options.
Galileo Innovation Camps for Kids
Walter Hays Elementary School, 1525 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto
The world needs innovators. That's where Galileo comes in. Drawing from the innovation process developed by the Stanford d.school (Institute of Design), Galileo runs an evolving series of imagination-sparking programs for kids from pre-K through 8th grade: Camp Galileo (pre-K-5th graders), Galileo Summer Quest (5th-8th graders), The Tech Summer Camps (4th-8th graders) and Chabot Space & Science Camp (3rd-7th graders). Extended care from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Optional healthy lunch program.
Kingdom Rock VBS
Peninsula Bible Church, 3505 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto
At Kingdom Rock VBS, kids ages 4 years to fifth grade learn about the Bible through various activities. June 17-21 from 9 a.m. to noon.
Stanford Jazz Camp
Braun Music Center (541 Lasuen Mall) and Dinkelspiel Auditorium (471 Lagunita Drive), Stanford University Campus
Jazz Camp immerses participants in a fun, focused, and supportive environment. The Jazz Camp curriculum includes master classes, ensemble playing, private lessons, and performance, as well as theory, musicianship and jazz history. The camp culminates in a public recital by student combos. In addition to daily class sessions and rehearsals, students may attend jam sessions and Stanford Jazz Festival concerts for free. Participants can choose to stay on campus in dormitories. For ages 12-17; no audition required for enrollment.