Gym Sports – New!
Beat the heat and get your workout on indoors. Engage in friendly competition in an encouraging environment while playing Basketball, Pickleball, Floor Hockey, and more.
Somersault, run, leap, and twist in gymnastics! Develop strength, flexibility,
and balance while learning new skills on a variety of gymnastic apparatus.
Grab your knitting needles, your favorite yarn and knit one, purl two! This activity is for beginners who want to learn the basics or experienced knitters who want to learn new stitches and techniques! Needles and yarn are provided.
Whether you’re shy or the star of dinner every night, learn to speak out clearly, enthusiastically, and confidently. Campers will play theater games focused on improv, script-reading, voice projection and movement and will explore different types of theater. This class is not available in the afternoon.
Ready to surprise your friends and family with your magic act? Learn basic magic tricks sure to delight and entertain your audience.
Makerspace & More
Makerspace provides hands-on challenges to creatively inspire campers to design, experiment, build and invent while engaging in science, engineering and tinkering.
Math – Believe it or Not!
In this new activity, campers are encouraged to think outside of the box. Discover patterns found in nature, in art, music, astronomy, and in numbers themselves! Play math games, explore sequences, while learning the “language” and history of math.
Mythbusters – New!
“Replicate the circumstance, then duplicate the results!” Campers will build mechanical devices to recreate the environment of the myth and engage in friendly competition with fellow campers to see who can dream up a more successful solution to recreate the results.
Ninja Skills – New!
Have fun developing strength, flexibility, speed, and endurance in our new ninja skills class. Campers work individually and in teams to problem-solve and gain confidence while overcoming all of the obstacles!
Outdoor Games – New!
Experience the great outdoors while having fun with fellow campers! Play Soccer, Capture the Flag, Wiffle Ball, Gaga Ball, and more – every outdoor game you can imagine is available on Summer@Potomac’s 90 acre campus!
Robotics – Grade 3 – New!
Using the LEGO NXT system and icon based programming software, 3rd Grade campers will work in teams to construct and program robots. Campers will learn about structure design using simple machines, and sharpen their problem solving skills. This one-block activity is for our youngest Discovery campers and is intended as an introduction to robotics.
Robotics – Grades 4 – 7
This two-block activity allows campers delve into real-world problem solving through the use of robotics. Using the LEGO NXT system and icon based programming software, campers will work in teams to construct and program robots to meet specific challenges. Campers learn about structure design using simple machines, and sharpen their problem solving skills. Requires two activity blocks during registration.
Come on down to the pool! Swimming ability levels are assessed on the first day and campers are grouped with experienced swim instructors for daily lessons. Pool safety is strongly emphasized throughout our aquatic program. Campers will also have “free swim” under close supervision of our lifeguards and swim instructors.