2020 Summer Day Camp Information

**Note to parents about registration: There are NO wait lists for specialty camps. If you would like your child to be considered for a specialty camp that is full please email abbie.parker@campfosterymca.com. If your child is placed on a wait list for day camp you cannot register for a specialty camp for the same camp week. Your child cannot be enrolled and on a wait list for the same camp dates. Please call the office to discuss options – 712-336-3272.




  Date Ages
Session 1: The Great Outdoors | $200
Let’s explore the great outdoors! From fort building to nature hikes day campers will go on great outdoor adventures this week.
June 15-19 5-13
Session 2: Space Rangers | $200
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.
June 22-26 5-13
Session 3: Hooray for the USA | $160
Help us celebrate the 4th of July through wacky games and American traditions.**This is a short week of day camp and there will be no day camp on Friday.
June 29-July 2 5-13
Session 4: Game On | $200
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.
July 6-10 5-13
Session 5: Myths & Legends | $200
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!
July 13-17 5-13
Session 6: Go for Gold | $200
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.
July 20-24 5-13
Session 7: Around the World | $200
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.
July 27 – 31 5-13
Session 8: Aargh Matey | $200
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.
August 3-7 5-13




Sessions 4, 5, 6: Explorers ½ Day Camp | $150

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.). Morning bus pick-up available at all stops. Pick up at 11:45 a.m. at camp only. *Limited to 10 spots per session

Session 4: July 6-10
Session 5: July 13-17
Session 6: July 20-24
Sessions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8: Boots and Saddles | $255

Spend time at the Camp Foster Ranch every afternoon with your favorite horses. Campers will take riding lessons, enjoy trail rides, and learn horsemanship skills. Each rider will ride the same horse for the whole week. *Limited to 16 spots per session

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Session 5: Best of the Best | $255

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 campout under the stars on Friday night with your new camp friends. *Limited to 20 spots per session

Session 5: July 13-17 10-13
Session 6: Junior Chef | $240

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

Session 6: July 20-24 8-13
Session 4 & 7: Teen Camp | $200

This an opportunity to have our older campers experience Camp Foster Day Camp. Campers ages 14-16 are invited to join in on the Day Camp magic! Campers will take a trail ride, participate in hatchet throwing, arts and crafts, archery, riflery, and other camp activities!

Session 4: July 6-10
Session 7: July 27-31
Session 4: Mad Scientist | $240

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

Session 4: July 6-10 8-13