Overnight Resident Camp
2023 Summer Overnight Camp Information
Note to parents about registration: There are NO wait lists for specialty camps. If your child is placed on a wait list for traditional overnight camp you cannot register for a specialty camp that same camp week. If you are signing up for consecutive sessions, please note that there will be NO holdover campers for 2023. You will need to pick your camper up on Saturday and return on Sunday to check them in for the new session.
Overnight Camp Sessions
Session 1 | June 11-17
Story Book Gone Wrong
A mysterious presence has caused all the story book characters to end up in the wrong tale. Join some of the classic story book characters and help them get back where they belong!
Session 1 1/2 | June 11-14
Half the week at half the fee, but not half the fun! This program is designed to orient campers to overnight camp life.
Session 2 | June 18-24
The Foster Race
Join your cabin mates as you race to compete against other cabins in some of Camp Foster’s most iconic competitions!
Session 3 | June 25 - July 1
Around the World in 6 Days
Join us on an adventure around the globe as we spend each day “traveling” to a new place on planet Earth, discovering the world around us.
Session 4 | July 2-8
Stars and Stripes
Join campers from sea to shining sea to celebrate our history, independence, and the red, white, and blue! *Bus From Camp To Sioux City/Omaha Available*
Session 5 | July 9-15
Superheroes Unite - Miracle Burn Camp Week
Unite with your favorite characters from across the superhero universe for a daring mission to rescue camp from the evil clutches of some of the world’s BIGGEST villains! *Round Trip Omaha/Sioux City Bus Available*
Session 6 | July 16-22
Climb aboard with the camp crew as we brave the open seas and encounter swashbuckling pirates. Are they friend or are they foe? *Round Trip Omaha/Sioux City Bus Available*
Session 7 | July 23-29
Join us for the longest recurring theme in Camp Foster history! Expect many twists and turns but definitely don’t expect the ordinary. Our clocks are in limbo and our fun is off the charts! *Bus To Camp From Omaha/Sioux City Available*
Session 8 | July 30 - August 5
Roll the Credits
Send summer off with a mix of all your favorite movie characters, both old and new. *Round Trip Kansas City Bus Available*
Specialty Overnight Camp Programs
Boots & Saddles
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 horses assigned throughout the week. Some exposure to English Riding will be included in the week.
Water Sports Lesson Package
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.
TEAM Leadership Camp
Designed for our 17 year old campers, our TEAM Leaders (TL) camp allows you to experience leadership opportunities while still being a camper. TL’s will be guided through a week of leadership development, shadow day and resident camp counselors, design an evening program, and do a community service projects. *Limit of 1 session.