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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
Skills (Subject To Change)
Ready… Aim... Shoot! Grab your bow and arrow, and let’s head on down to the archery range where we will learn all the basics of archery! Come ready to learn safety, care of equipment, and proper technique, all while getting hands-on experience! No need to worry, Mom and Dad. Campers will only be shooting at approved targets!
W-I-N-S-H-A-P-E. . . What’s that spell!? WINSHAPE! Yeah! In Cheerleading, you will get to make new friends, learn new cheers and routines, and show your Camp spirit! So, put on your smile and get those spirit fingers ready. . . this is going to be a time you won’t want to miss! 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)
Do you have an eye for capturing God’s creation through the lens of a camera? Do you want to learn the concepts of digital photography? We’ll start with the basics and gradually add in a new component every day, such as: photo composition, flash, indoor and outdoor pictures, action shots, as well as photo journalism.
Drawing & Painting
Artists! This is a fun, relaxed, creative Skill where you can explore some different ways of creating 2D works of art. You will draw using your personal experiences and active imagination to create wonderful drawings and paintings you’ll be proud to share with friends and family.
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)
With a little Pinspiration, DIY motivation, and washi tape, you are bound to make all of your crafty dreams come true here. Prepare to experience creative bliss as you join us in cutting, gluing, and painting some of the most unique hand crafts to be found. Get excited to bring all your handmade crafts home and show them off to the rest of your family.
Indoor Rock Climbing
Let’s journey over to the rock wall in the WinShape Nation! Here, we’ll cover 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, lean on one another for encouragement, and have FUN!
Lights! Camera! Action! Join us on stage to get a glimpse of the full experience – acting, singing, and staging. You will learn 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!
If you are fascinated with God’s creation, take a deep breath, because there is no better Skill to explore! Get excited about embarking on a new adventure where 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 us! So, grab your compass, pack your pack, and let’s get outdoors! (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. Here we will be making, decorating, and sampling some of the most scrumptious sweets you can imagine. So, come on over and have a sweet time at the WinShape Sweet Shoppe!
Marco! Polo!... go ahead and jump in for a splashtastic time in this Skill! Get ready to splash and swim around the pool while channeling your inner mermaid! No matter your level, you will be sure to have some fun in the sun while learning strokes and playing everyone’s favorite water games. (Completed Grades 1–5 Only)