The main camp day runs from 9:00am – 4:00pm, wiith car drop-off beginning at 8:30am and car pick-up beginning at 3:30pm.
Lake Nixon Summer Day Camp runs for nine individual weekly sessions.
2024 Sessions and Themes
More detailed descriptions of planned highlights for each theme week are available to read during the camp application.
Week 1: Welcome Week, June 3-7
Our first week will set a fun and responsible atmosphere for the summer and create community through group activities.
Week 2: Sports Week, June 10-14
This is a Summer Olympics year! Week two will highlight the many lessons that come with playing games, engaging in friendly competition, and being part of a team.
Week 3: Halloween in the Summer, June 17-21
For all of us who can’t wait until October for a chance to dress in costume, week three will feature a summertime Halloween!
Week 4: Cowabunga Week, June 24-28
Wear your Hawaiian shirts, bring your surfer gear, and get ready to dance at the lake during week four as we learn to find the fun in every avenue of life.
Week 4.5: Fourth of July July 1-3
This week is from Monday through Wednesday only. Tuition for week 4.5 will be at reduced rates. See application for details. We will start the Independence Day celebration early. Red, white, and blue–Lake Nixon and YOU!
Week 5: Thanksgiving Week July 8-12
We have many reasons to be thankful during week five, including our beautiful world, time with friends, and a special lunchtime Thanksgiving “family feast”!
Week 6: Christmas in July July 15-19
We’ll talk about gifts we give and receive all year round during week six as we decorate for a special summertime Christmas at Lake Nixon.
Week 7: Superhero Week July 22-26
During week seven, we will show-and-tell about our favorite superheroes while we learn about real-life heroes and how we might be “super heroes” in our own daily lives.
Week 8: Rock Star Week July 29 – Aug. 2
We will express our inner rockstars in week eight with rockin’ style through the week and rockin’ tunes at a special wrap-up talent show.
Week 9: Back to School Aug. 5-9
Camp may be coming to a close but week nine will be a time to get excited about the school year to come–right after one last hurrah with the fun activities that make Lake Nixon the best summer camp ever!