West Wichitans! Sign Your Kids Up for Summer Camp with Maize Recreation! - Sedgwick County Moms Network

One thing that I hear often living on the West side of Wichita is that there is nothing to do – that everything fun is in the center or east side of Wichita.

And that simply isn’t true.

Although Maize might be a small town on the West side, the Maize Recreation Commission still has plenty of amazing activities and summer camps for kids of all ages and interests (plus summer activities and classes for adults – check here.)

*This post was sponsored by Maize Recreation Commission. 

GOTR Camp Girls Have Power

This camp is offered by Girls on The Run – check out more about their program here.

July 5 – 9 | 8am – Noon

Grade: must be entering grades 3 – 5 during the 2021 – 2022 school year.

Location: Maize Recreation Center

Registration Link: www.girlsontherunks.org/Camp-GOTR

Fee: $100, includes a GOTR journal, GOTR camp T-shirt, GOTR water bottle, camp bracelet and snack each day.

Ultimate Summer Camp

Week of June 21 – 25

M-Th 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Fridays 9:00 am – Noon

Grades: K – 5

Campers will travel around the world while playing games, making crafts, cooking, and having lots of fun! Campers will design and make a camp T-shirt. Pack a lunch to enjoy at the park each day. Snacks will be made during daily activities.

Location: Maize Community Bldg.

Fee: $180/participant

Registration Deadline: June 11

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Project Runway Sewing Camp

Week of July 26 – 30
M – F 9:00 am – Noon

Grades: 4 – 8

Campers will make a top, skirt, and fashion accessories. A list of supplies and materials
for the projects will be sent out once the participant enrolls in the class. Sewing machines can be borrowed during the week; if arrangements are made with the instructor. Machines are limited. Bring your own snack and water to camp each day.

Location: Maize Community Bldg.

Fee: $150/participant

Registration Deadline: July 16

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Spanish Camp

July 5 – 8 M – Th
July 12 – 15 M – Th
July 26 – 29 M – Th
All camps are 1-2pm, no class on Fridays

Grade: 1 – 5

Location: Maize Recreation Center

Children will learn greetings, colors, numbers, days of the week and much more through fun and interactive activities and music.

Fee: $65.00

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Arts and Crafts Summer Camp

Week of July 19 – 23
M-Th 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Fridays 9:00 am – Noon

Grades: K – 5

Explore your creative side by making a variety of arts and crafts that you can display, wear, and use. Campers will use a variety of mediums such as paper, paint, clay, fabric, metal, and nature. Pack a lunch to enjoy at the park each day. Snacks will be provided/made.

Location: Maize Community Bldg.

Fee: $180/participant

Registration Deadline: July 9

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Tippi Toes Dance Camps

June 7 | 9 am – Noon
July 12 | 9 a.m. – Noon

Dancing, crafts, movement, games and story time.

Theme: Frozen Winter in Summer

Theme: Ballerina Adventures

Age: 3 – 6 & potty trained

Location: Maize Recreation Center

Registration Link: https://dancestudio-pro.com/online/wichita

Fee: $40.00

STEAM Science Camp

Week of July 12 – 16
M-Th 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Fridays 9:00 am – Noon

Grades: K – 5

Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math will be incorporated.

Daily themes include:
Monday: Radical Robots
Tuesday: Crime Scene Investigator
Wednesday: Willy Wonka
Thursday: Excellent Engineers
Friday: Bubbles and Balloons.

Pack a lunch to enjoy at the park each day. Snacks will be provided/made.

Location: Maize Community Bldg.

Fee: $180/participant

Registration Deadline: July 2

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Esports Camp

June 28 – July 9 | 9 am – 4 pm daily
Two Week Camp

Grade: Completed 6th 2020/2021 – Entering Senior Year 2021/2022

Location: Maize Complete High School Esports Lab

Fee: $250.00 includes, jersey, one snack daily and tournament play.

*participants must bring a lunch & drink.

This camp will be educational and recreational, geared towards ALL SKILL LEVELS. Focus will be on team based play with the intention of gaming growth. Final day of camp will be dedicated to tournament play. Friends and family welcome.

Max Spectators: 50

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MonArt Summer Camp

9:30 – 11:30 am

Grades: 1- 5

Location: Maize Recreation Center

Fee: $125 per camp

Registration Link: www.theartparkwichita.com/classes

For Questions Contact:
Phone: 316-683-2500
E-mail: [email protected]

June 14 – 18 Enchanted Forrest
*Creations of unicorns, fairies, gnomes, pixies, and other mystical creatures.

June 21 – 25 Among Us
*Creations of Are you ‘Sus’? “Among Us” characters and pets crafts.

July 12 – 16 Cuteness Overload
* Creations of Llama, Narwhal, and Sloth, décor great for a child’s room.

July 26 – 30 Christmas in July
*Will make a miniature winter scene.

FUN Stations

Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:00 am – Noon

Age: 2 – 7 potty trained

Ms. CoCo and Ms. Lindsey are offering a FUN class at Maize Early Childhood Center, through Maize Rec this summer. Drop your child off for activities that include music time, center  activities, snack, story time and recess each day. Each week there will be a new special theme. The themed centers will include sensory exploration, art activities, fine and gross motor activities and more. We will also encourage healthy social behavior skills that are so important for school. A FREE book will be given to each child to take home on Thursdays! USD 266 COVID protocol will be enforced and masks will be required until further notice.

Location: Maize Early Childhood Center
9405 W 37th St N,
Wichita, KS 67205

Max: 20 participants

T/Th 6/1 – 6/24 9:00 am – Noon $225

Registration Deadline: Until all spots are filled.

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