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8 am - 12 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Equestrian Camp

Prince William Campus; Clover Brooke Stables, Nokesville, VA

This camp offers participants an opportunity to learn how to ride during daily mounted lessons. Camp curriculum includes horse safety tips, safe handling techniques, grooming, tacking, and other horsemanship skills.

$400; $350

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8 am - 1 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Fishing Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Campers will experience fishing instruction and games to enforce skills each day, while anticipating the great catch. Campers will also gain knowledge of local fish and bodies of water, catch and release, and other fishing related skills.

$350; $190

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Self-Defense Camp for Girls

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

A camp for all girls, so that they can understand, avoid, and deal with dangerous situations.

$210; $170; $110; $90

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Girls Lacrosse and Recreation Camp

Prince William Campus; Brandon Way Park, Manassas, VA

Learn the basics of lacrosse from cradling to passing, and get ready to compete with instruction in cutting, shooting, and dodging.

$170; $90

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Equestrian Camp

Prince William Campus; Clover Brooke Stables, Nokesville, VA

This camp offers participants an opportunity to learn how to ride during daily mounted lessons. Camp curriculum includes horse safety tips, safe handling techniques, grooming, tacking, and other horsemanship skills.

$400; $350

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8 am - 5 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Rock Climbing Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Introduces campers to the sport of rock climbing, teaches decision making skills and problem solving through the physical and mental challenge of climbing.

$385; $310

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8:30 am - 11:30 am

Summer Camp 2012: Self-Defense Camp for Girls

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

A camp for all girls, so that they can understand, avoid, and deal with dangerous situations.

$210; $170; $110; $90

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 12 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Camp Freedom for Preschoolers

Prince William Campus

Each week preschoolers explore a different theme through a variety of related activities, games, arts & crafts, music, and movement. Campers should bring a snack each day.

$100

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 12 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Mathematics and Technology for Talented Youth

Fairfax Campus

The courses are designed to provide an accelerated learning environment in a college atmosphere for high-potential students. The following courses are offered: Pre-algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2 with Trigonometry, Pre-calculus, Calculus, and Introduction to JavaScript with Webpage Design.

$400

Dr. J.E. Lin, (703) 993-1459, talentedyouth@gmail.com

Web Site

9 am - 12 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Girls Lacrosse and Recreation Camp

Prince William Campus; Brandon Way Park, Manassas, VA

Learn the basics of lacrosse from cradling to passing, and get ready to compete with instruction in cutting, shooting, and dodging.

$170; $90

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 3 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Acting for Young People Summer Arts Camp

Fairfax Campus

In a fun, fast-paced environment, students will work on acting skills, voice, movement, acting for the camera, musical theater, improvisation and more. Each session is similar in format and schedule, but differs enough to give multi-week and returning campers a creative challenge.

$285; $230

Mary Lechter, (703) 307-5332, mary@afyp.org

Web Site

9 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Camp Freedom

Prince William Campus

Campers enjoy a broad range of recreational sports and games, arts and crafts projects, a daily swim, a weekly field trip, and participate in special enrichment sessions such as cooking, fitness activities, nutrition education, science experiments, drama games and skits, and special events.

$195; $158

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Recreation with Motion Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Activities include a selection of sports and games chosen by the campers along with the direction of their counselors. Daily activities may include basketball, volleyball, football, soccer, lacrosse, obstacle courses, relay races, capture the flag and much more.

$195; $158

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Cheerleading Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Youth who are interested in cheerleading or are already cheering for their favorite team learn proper techniques for routines.

$210; $170; $110; $90

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Journey Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

In this fun-filled on-the-go adventure camp, campers will interact with others while experiencing a different offsite trip each day.

$350; $282

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 5 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Benjamin Franklin Summer Institute with South and Central Asia

Fairfax Campus

The Institute will bring together 45 teenagers aged 16- 18 from the United States, India, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan to learn about conflict resolution, democracy, diplomacy, environmental issues, and media.

Nike Carstarphen, (703) 993-9405, franklin@gmu.edu

Web Site

9:30 am - 10:20 am

Summer Camp 2012: Beginner Gymnastics Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

This camp introduces children to basic strength and tumbling skills, along with coordination skills on balance beam, bar, and trampoline..

$50; $42

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

10 am - 10:50 am

Summer Camp 2012: Little Hoops Basketball Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Teaches beginning basketball skills and provides a basic understanding of the game rules. Also promotes physical fitness and increases coordination and motor skill development.

$50; $42

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

10:30 am - 11:20 am

Summer Camp 2012: Beginner/Intermediate Gymnastics Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

This camp continues work and brings gymnast to the next level on basic strength and tumbling skills, along with coordination skills on balance beam, bar and trampoline.

$50; $42

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

11 am - 11:50 am

Summer Camp 2012: Little Pucks Hockey Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Hitting, stance, fielding, throwing, and catching are only a few of the basics covered. Children will have a chance to practice the skills learned in a short scrimmage at the end of each class.

$42

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

11:30 am - 12:20 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Preschools Gymnastics Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Introduces children to basic strength and tumbling skills, along with coordination skills on balance beam, bar and trampoline.

$50; $42

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

1 pm - 4 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Mathematics and Technology for Talented Youth

Fairfax Campus

The courses are designed to provide an accelerated learning environment in a college atmosphere for high-potential students. The following courses are offered: Pre-algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2 with Trigonometry, Pre-calculus, Calculus, and Introduction to JavaScript with Webpage Design.

$400

Dr. J.E. Lin, (703) 993-1459, talentedyouth@gmail.com

Web Site

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Cheerleading Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Youth who are interested in cheerleading or are already cheering for their favorite team learn proper techniques for routines.

$210; $170; $110; $90

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site