Summer Camps and Programs at DC Ranch

| Elizabeth Dankert

Summer Arts Camp: Harry Potter
Monday, June 4 to Friday, June 8 | 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Homestead Community Center
Ages 8 and older
$100 for residents; $200 for nonresidents

Experience the magic of Hogwarts at The Homestead! Children will explore the deliciousness of Butterbeer, the excitement of magic and potions classes, and the thrill of playing Quidditch.

Participants, ages 8 and older, will delight in making their own wands, creating wizarding world characters, and immersing themselves in total creativity. This camp will combine visual arts, theatre, communication skills, and fun for a fantastic exploration of JK Rowling’s stories. For more information, please call Lindsay Vanegas at 480.538.3542.


Missoula Children’s Theatre presents “The Pied Piper”
Monday, June 18 to Friday, June 22 | Noon to 4:30 p.m.
Performance on Friday, June 22 at 6 p.m.
Ages 6 and older
$100 for residents; $200 for nonresidents

The nationally-renowned Missoula Children’s Theatre is bringing the musical production “The Pied Piper” to The Homestead Playhouse!

Children, ages 6 and older, have the opportunity to perform in this production complete with exciting costumes and dramatic stage sets full of heroic adventures in this original adaptation of the classic children’s tale.

Participants will have the opportunity to learn a musical in a week, including a public performance with exciting costumes and scenery! Auditions are held on the first day and no experience is necessary to be cast. All kids who sign up will be cast.

*There will be complimentary workshops from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday for participants. Not all children who are cast in the play will rehearse every day of the week. Please contact or 480.538.3542 for more information about this unique program.

Registration opens Monday, May 1. Registration is open for children 6 years and older – $100 for DC Ranch residents and $200 for neighboring residents.


The Village Club summer camps
Ages 5 to 12
Full day | 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. | *$300 for DC Ranch residents
Half day | 9 a.m. to Noon (morning) or Noon to 3:30 p.m. (afternoon) | *$175 for DC Ranch residents
Drop-in | $75 per day

*Residents will receive an early bird discount if they register before Friday, May 11

The Village will offer a comprehensive, fun-filled summer camp for children, ages 5 to 12. Children will meet new friends and learn a variety of skills through supervised, age-appropriate instruction and activities. Activities will include tennis, swimming and yoga. For an additional fee, children can participate in break-out activities like soccer, football, karate and dance.

For more information, please call the Kids Club at 480.515.5525.


Workshops for Youth and Families
All workshops are conducted at The Homestead Community Center

Ages 9 to 12
Sunday, June 10 (orientation) | 3 to 6 p.m.
Monday, June 11 to Friday, June 15 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
$175  for residents and $350  for nonresidents

Ages 13 to 15
Sunday, June 24 (orientation)| 3 to 6 p.m.
Monday, June 25 to Friday, June 29 | 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.*
*Wednesday, June 27 will end at 9 p.m.
$187.50  for residents and $375  for nonresidents

Ages 9 to 12
Sunday, July 15 (orientation) | 3 to 6 p.m.
Monday, July 16 to Friday, July 20 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
$175  for residents and $350  for nonresidents

The Journey
Ages 15 to 19
Sunday, July 22 (orientation) | 3 to 6 p.m.
Monday, July 23 to Thursday, July 26 | 9 .m. to 8 p.m.
Friday, July 27 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
$187.50  for residents and $375  for nonresidents

For more information and to register, call 602.652.0163.


AquaSafe Swim League
Wednesday, May 2 until July
$100 fee (DC Ranch residents receive 10% discount)

AquaSafe Swim School and DC Ranch formed a partnership in 2015 to provide a recreational youth swim team program to resident families. AquaSafe’s facilities are located within the DC Ranch area.

Practices are on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 to 7 p.m. Swimmers will participate in about 10 swim meets between May and July. Swim meets are normally held on Tuesday and/or Thursday evenings, and Saturday mornings or afternoon and will run approximately 2.5 hours.

The deadline to register is Tuesday, June 12. The one-time fee of $100 will include the team suit, cap, t-shirt, entry fees and end of season party.

For more information, call 480.425.7946.


Fitwall Little Ninjas
Ages 10 to 17
Fitwall Scottsdale

Fitwall will keep children in shape throughout the summer months with fun workouts and activities. Classes will include full body workouts using balls, ropes and bands. There will also be sport specific activities created by athletes and athletic coaches. Workouts will change daily to challenge their bodies.

Fitwall Scottsdale is located at 18221 N. Pima Rd., Suite H 130.

For pricing and scheduling information, call 480.226.7099.