2021 Summer Day Camp Information

Note to parents about registration: There are NO waitlists for specialty camps. If your child is placed on a waitlist for day camp you cannot register for a specialty camp for the same camp week. Your child cannot be enrolled and on a waitlist for the same camp dates. Please call the office to discuss options – 712-336-3272.

To view current session dates, rates, and availability visit: https://campfosterymca.campintouch.com/ui/unrestricted/pricing/DatesAndRates







Session 1 | June 14-18: The Great Outdoors $200 Ages 5-13
Let’s explore the great outdoors! From fort building to nature hikes day campers will go on great outdoor adventures this week.
Session 2 | June 21-25: Space Rangers $200 Ages 5-13
We are on a quest to a galaxy far, far away. Train with the Jedi’s and get ready for a space adventure like no other.
Session 3 | June 28-July 2: Hurray for the USA $200 Ages 5-13
Help us celebrate the 4th of July through wacky games and American traditions.
Session 4 | July 5-9: Game On $200 Ages 5-13
Let’s play some games! This week will be spent playing games, Camp Foster style. You never know what twists (twists!) will happen with your favorite game.  **Spencer bus available this week**
Session 5 | July 12-16: Myths & Legends $200 Ages 5-13
During this week we will bring to life our favorite camp myths & legends. Campers will explore the world of the troll under the bridge, where Petunia the Dragon came from, how fairies fly, and much more. It will be a magical week!
Session 6 | July 19-23: Go for Gold $200 Ages 5-13
It’s the summer Olympics, Camp Foster style! Join us as we have fun playing wacky games and silly competitions to ring in the summer Olympics.
Session 7 | July 26-30: Around the World $200 Ages 5-13
We jumped on the Foster plane and will be taking a tour around the world.  During this magical journey campers will explore crafts and games from other cultures.
Session 8 | August 2-6: Aargh Matey! $200 Ages 5-13
Captain Jack and his pirate crew have landed on the shores of East Lake Okoboji in the search of treasure! Join us on a pirate adventure like no other. **Spencer bus available this week**


Boots and Saddles – $255
Offered Sessions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8 Ages 8-13
NOT offered session 7. For campers who love horses and really want to learn more about Western style riding techniques, and care of horses. Each camper will have their own horse assigned throughout the week. Some exposure to English riding will be included in the week.
Best of the Best – $255 Offered Session: 5 Ages 10-14
Ready to take your Foster adventure to the next level? Experience the best of the best as you take our horses out for a trail ride, conquer the climbing wall, canoe across the lake, and learn to sail a sunfish. Enjoy a camp out under the stars on Friday night with your new camp friends.
Explorers – $150 Offered Session:  4, 5, 6 Ages 4-7
Give younger children the chance to experience the best of day camp during our half-day session (8:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.).  *Limited to 10 spots per session
Jr. Chef – $240 Offered Session:  6  Ages: 8-13
Learn the basics of food preparation and nutrition while making your own lunch each day. Try new foods and create your own culinary creations. *Limited to 10 spots per session.
Mad Scientist – $240 Offered Session: 4 Ages 8-13
Explore the world of wacky science with us. Get your goggles ready as we create flying objects, slimy goo, and awesome eruptions. *Limited to 10 spots per session.
Watersports – $240   Offered Session: 5, 6 Ages 8-13
This lesson package is for those who wish to waterski, wakeboard, or kneeboard. Lessons are provided for beginners through advanced levels. Equipment is provided. Must pass a swim test. Spend either an hour each morning or an hour each afternoon on a ski boat. Regular programming happens when they are not on a boat. *Limited to 10 spots per session.