— Young Harris, GA —
OverviewAre you ready for the greatest, most exciting week of your life? Well, come on up to Young Harris, Georgia! 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, suit-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 2 – June 7
June 9 – June 14
June 16 – June 21
June 23 – June 28
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)
Are you looking for a cozy atmosphere, and a place where you can laugh, learn, and share? Grab a cup of coffee, cocoa, or lemonade and relax as we discuss what the Lord wants to teach us here at camp. This summer, we’ll dive into the New Testament, taking a look at what it really means to encounter Jesus. (Completed Grades 6-8 Only)
So, you think you can dance? Grab your dancing shoes and meet us on the dance floor to groove along as we learn different styles of dance and laugh our way through some smooth moves!
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 the world of fashion? Have you ever wished you could create your own fabric masterpiece? By learning the essentials of needle work, you may be taking your first step towards designing your own fashionista wardrobe! It all begins with a needle and thread. So, come join in on the fabric fun as we work on the fundamentals of all things Fashion Design! (Completed Grades 6-8 Only)
Is it hard for you to pick just one favorite sport? Then you’re in luck! This summer you will be able to play not just one sport, but a whole Skill worth! Campers will learn the basics of some favorite outdoor games like Soccer and Kickball, getting game time each day to practice and refine their new skills. Be prepared for sunshine, competition, and even some surprise water elements!
Do you want help establishing a regular exercise routine? Do you enjoy learning about nutrition and health? Our fitness room will be a great place to start learning about being the healthiest YOU! You may get a little sweaty, but exercising in the WinShape Nation is sure to be the most fun exercise you will ever do! (Completed Grades 6-8 Only)
Imagine tea parties, fashion shows and all the little things girls dream of... you will find it all here in Girl World! Bring your imagination and let’s paint nails, create our own princess accessories, walk the runway, and show off our GIRL Power in Girl World! (Completed Grades 1-5 Only)
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.
Let your creativity soar as you step into a whole new world of imagination. In Imagination Station, let your dreams become reality as you unlock endless possibilities to build with our larger-than-life blocks. Each day you will be inspired to deeply engage your creativity by designing unique structures while transforming ordinary items into your own creation. (Completed Grades 1-5 Only)
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)
Why always walk around campus when you can roll instead? Learn to rollerblade as we cruise down the sidewalks, skate figure eights, and play super fun roller games! We’ll teach you everything you need to know. So, strap on those elbow pads, knee pads, and helmets - now let’s get rollin’!
Sew Much Fun
Have you ever wished you could create your own fabric masterpiece? By learning the essentials of needlework, you will be able to create cute cotton crafts that will amaze all your friends! It all begins with a needle and thread. So, come join in on the fabric fun as we learn the basics stitch by stitch.
Are you ready for the Splash Zone? Before you answer, know this: when you enter the Splash Zone, you will definitely get wet! Take a break from the hot summer sun and cool off with some crazy water games! Get ready to slide down our mega slip n’ slides, compete in epic water challenges, and toss lots of water balloons! You’re definitely not going to want to miss this! (Completed Grades 6–8 Only)
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. So, get ready for fun sliding 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. 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!
Is anybody ready for a tennis match? Count me in! Learn the basics of tennis, including backhand and forehand swings, volleys and serves. Advanced campers will work on footwork and stroke technique. So, grab your racket, friends, and let’s get swinging!
Do you enjoy creating crazy concoctions, experimenting, and even causing minor explosions? If you enjoy learning about science, then step into our WinShape Laboratory where you will get to concoct in a safe, fun environment! Put on your lab coat, safety goggles, and gloves! It’s going to be a wacky time!