Ashley Hall 2017 Summer Programs

Spend Your Summer Like a Girl!
Ashley Hall Summer Programs | June 19-July 28

Considered one of the leading summer camp options in Charleston, Ashley Hall Summer Programs offers a variety of program options.

Day Camps

June 19-July 28 | 8:00am-4:30pm daily
Open to girls ages 3 through 12

Boys ages 3 and 4 are also welcome to attend.
$350 per week per camper

Our unique camp setting creates a supportive environment where girls make new friends, strengthen their minds and bodies, and have fun!

Activities include:
Daily swim instruction in Ashley Hall’s indoor pool
Specialized classes and field trips
Morning snack and hot lunch daily
PLUS: All campers receive a camp T-shirt, water bottle, and sunglasses!

Specialized Camps | Photography

The Mystery of Pinhole Photography by Douglas Carr Cunningham
June 19 – June 23 | 9:00am-12:00pm | Ages 10-13 | $225
In this week-long workshop, campers will learn black and white photography using a Pinhole Camera or Camera Obscura. The workshop will focus on analog photography (no digital) while exposing participants to the history of photography. The week-long program is a hands-on experience using a darkroom to develop, print, and finish photos. Photo chemicals will be used to process light-sensitive paper and film for this camp. Space is limited to six participants. Be sure to wear old clothes, just in case of spills.

Have Fun With Darkroom Enlarging by Douglas Carr Cunningham
June 26 – June 30 | 9:00am-12:00pm | Ages 10-13 | $225
Coming on the heels of The Mystery of Pinhole Camera Photography week-long workshop, students will have fun making larger prints from black and white negatives. Campers will shoot, process and print 35mm film the first day! Campers then will learn about the art of photo-editing using physical photographic enlargers, light-sensitive paper, safe chemicals, and water. Each camper will receive individualized attention throughout the week as she learns about the dynamic printing process and reasons why heritage photography is an artist’s craft. Each 8×10 photo created will be unique, finished and ready to take home. Space is limited to six. Participants are advised to wear old clothes, just in case of spills.

Specialized Camps | Music

Strings Camp
July 24-July 28

Rising 2nd-6th grades | 9:00am-4:00pm (Full Day) | $425 
Rising 1st grade | 9:00am-12:00pm (Half Day) | $200

This week-long intensive is perfect for the young student looking to improve technique and just have fun!

Specialized Camps | Athletics

Volleyball Camp
June 12 – June 16 and June 26 – June 30
For rising 4th-6th grade girls | 10:00am-noon | $200
For rising 7th & 8th grade girls | 2:00pm-4:00pm | $200

Under the direction of Ashley Hall Athletic Director and award-winning volleyball coach, Franny Rivers Slay ’80, participants in this popular summer training program will learn fundamental volleyball skills such as proper serving, passing, setting, and hitting techniques. Offensive and defensive strategies are also introduced. Sessions will feature age-appropriate instruction for all.

Ashley Hall Summer Programs are open to the Charleston community.

Register for Summer Programs

“My two daughters have been attending Ashley Hall Summer Camp for the past 4 years and it has consistently been their favorite camp in the Charleston area. My husband and I know they are in good hands—we would highly recommend Ashley Hall Summer Programs!” —Kelly R.

“Ashley Hall Summer Programs has been great so far this Summer!  The girls are loving it and come home every day talking about how much fun they had and how awesome it is!” — Missy H.

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