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OverviewAre you ready for the greatest, most exciting week of your life? Well, come on up to Boiling Springs, NC! You’ll love hanging out with new friends and participating in countless Skills and activities that will help you grow physically, mentally and spiritually all week long. From sports to arts and crafts; Bible study, worship and more… there’s something for everyone at WinShape Camps.
Camper GroupsCampers are randomly divided into three Clubs with all grades represented, so you will always be a member of your Club each summer you come back. You’ll get to live with members of your own Club in awesome, suite-style dorm rooms. You’re going to love learning, laughing, worshipping and participating in new Skills and activities all week long at WinShape Camps.
June 9 – June 14
June 16 – June 21
June 23 – June 28
June 30 – July 5
Skills (Subject To Change)
If you ever wanted to have the skills of Robin Hood, this is the perfect place to start! In Archery, we learn how to hold the bow, proper shooting stance, aiming techniques, and whistle commands. Our skill instructors make safety and fun a priority as they teach the fundamentals combined with archery games. (All grades)
W-I-N-S-H-A-P-E! What’s that spell!? WINSHAPE! Yeah! Girls, let’s get excited as we grab our megaphones and pom-poms and jump into a new routine this summer. (Completed grades 1–5 only)
Want to expand your photography skills beyond Instagram? Then grab your camera and join us as we take a trip around campus to capture some great photos. We’ll focus on photo composition, indoor and outdoor pictures, and action shots.
Drawing & Painting
Artists! This is a fun, relaxed, and creative Skill where you can explore some different ways of creating 2D works of art. You will draw from things you see and use your active imaginations to create some wonderful drawings and paintings that you can be proud to show. Get those creative juices flowing as you prepare to master the many techniques of drawing and painting! (All Grades)
Do you love to roll, tumble and flip? Then gymnastics is the place for you! Get ready to learn the basics of gymnastics while jumping off the vault, balancing on the beam, and tumbling on the mats. Olympics, here we come! (Completed grades 1–5 only)
Do beads, glue and tie-dye turn you into a creative genius? Then this is the skill for you! Get ready to experience creative bliss! Join us in cutting, gluing, and painting some of the most unique hand crafts to be found. Decorate your creations with your own club colors and show your Club pride! (All Grades)
Indoor Rock Climbing
Let’s journey over to the rock wall in the WinShape Nation! Here, we’ll teach you the basics as you prepare to climb your way across the world. Get ready to climb to new heights! You’ll be sure to build trust as you lean on your teammates for help and encouragement as you all have the time of your lives! (All Grades)
Lights! Camera! Action! Join us on stage and experience all the theatre has to offer – acting, singing, and staging! You will learn more about the components of musical theatre and have your very own part in our Final Show! Look out High School Musical, it’s a WinShape Musical! (All Grades)
If you enjoy being out in God’s creation, and breathing deeply of fresh, clean air, there is no better Skill to take! Get excited about embarking on a new adventure in which you will not only learn about camping techniques, but also some outdoor education elements that will be sure to bring excitement and a better understanding of the world around you! Grab your compass, prepare your pack, and let’s get outdoors! (Completed grades 1–5 only)
Why always walk around campus when you can roll instead? Learn how to roller blade as we cruise down the sidewalks, skate figure eights, and play super fun roller games! Strap on those elbow pads, knee pads, and helmets and let’s get rollin’! (Completed grades 1–5 only)
Sew Much Fun
Learn the essentials of needlework and your first steps toward designing your own fashionista wardrobe!
Put on your swimsuits and come join us for a break from the hot summer sun! You’ll enjoy getting to cool off with some wild and crazy water games. Get ready for fun gliding down the slip ‘n slide, tossing water balloons to your friends, and competing in some fun water games! You will definitely get wet, so don’t forget your towel! (Completed grades 1–5 only)
Mmmm....can you smell that? If you love baking, or just love desserts, then follow that sweet aroma to the Sweet Shoppe. In this Skill, we will be making, decorating, and sampling some of the most scrumptious sweets you can imagine. So come on over and have a WinShape sweet time at the WinShape Sweet Shoppe! (All Grades)
Do you enjoy creating crazy concoctions, experimenting, and even causing minor explosions? If you love learning about science, then step into our WinShape laboratory where you will learn in a safe, fun environment! Grab your lab coat, safety goggles, and gloves! It’s going to be a wacky ole time! (Completed grades 1–5 only)
Sample Camp Schedule
Are you a first-time WinShape camper?
Register now and receive 50% off of your first overnight experience at WinShape Camps! This gift cannot be combined with any other offer. Valid only for first-time overnight campers at WinShape Camps for Boys and WinShape Camps for Girls.