Summer Camps

Summer Fun Just For Kids

Keeping the little ones busy and happy can be a challenge, especially as summer approaches. The Recreation Center at the Garden of the Gods Collection offers beautiful facilities, fun classes and activities that keep kids and their parents coming back for more.

Moms, dads and little tykes alike can enjoy some indoor and outdoor fun at the Recreation Center at the Garden of the Gods Collection! Cure your kid’s boredom with our featured camps tailored toward children of all ages and ranging from Swimming, Tennis and Golf Camps to Art, Culinary, Science, Lego’s and everything in-between. All camps offer a low child to adult ratio and are led by area professionals, ensuring the highest caliber of instruction for our Junior Members.

Members can register by viewing our Member Event Calendar and clicking on the camp according to its date. Our camps are open to the youth in our community, so please contact Megan Piirainen directly to register at 719-329-4017 or mpiirainen@ggclub.com.

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Cutting Edge Junior Chef’s Academy | Monday, June 11th | 1pm-4pm

Ages 9 years – 14 years
Have a future culinary chef on your hands? This day camp may be just for them! Join Chef Ronnie Sanchez in the kitchen and learn, hands-on, in all things culinary. This three-hour day camp will have your kitchen enthusiast begging you to let them cook dinner! And who knows, maybe you’ll have a new full-time chef of your own afterward!

If you have any questions or would like to register your junior member, please contact Megan Piirainen at 719.329.4017 or mpiirainen@ggclub.com
Cancellations may be made up to 72 hours prior to the camp to receive a refund of 100%.

An Explosion of Science | Monday, June 25th | 1pm-4pm

Ages 5 years – 14 years
Do you have an itching scientist in your family? Ready to make explosions, and combine anything for a new and exciting experiment?
Our ‘An Explosion of Science’ camp is just for you! Sign up your junior member as they learn how fun Science can be first hand this summer!

If you have any questions or would like to register your junior member, please contact Megan Piirainen at 719.329.4017 or mpiirainen@ggclub.com
Cancellations may be made up to 72 hours prior to the camp to receive a refund of 100%.

A Dream of Aspirations | Monday, July 9th | 1pm-4pm

Ages 4 years – 6 years
We hear our tots daily: “I want to go to the moon!”, “I’m going to be a scientist!”, “I’m going to be in a rock band!”: as you hear your precious pots and pans being hit by wooden spoons.
Well don’t worry; this day camp is solely for our tots! We hear them and want to help make their dreams come true! Join us in our Tots Camp, as we explore and learn through art, science, and games!

If you have any questions or would like to register your junior member, please contact Megan Piirainen at 719.329.4017 or mpiirainen@ggclub.com
Cancellations may be made up to 72 hours prior to the camp to receive a refund of 100%.

Calling all Van Goghs & Georgia O’Keefes | Monday, July 23rd | 1pm-4pm

Ages 5 years – 14 years
Is your kiddo covered in paint? Drawing on your walls? Creating sculptures out of your home décor? Register your aspiring Van Gogh or Georgia O’Keefe for our one-day art camp. Three hours led by Shannon Leifer will have your artist bursting with joy, as they paint, draw, and create their one-of-a-kind masterpiece!

If you have any questions or would like to register your junior member, please contact Megan Piirainen at 719.329.4017 or mpiirainen@ggclub.com
Cancellations may be made up to 72 hours prior to the camp to receive a refund of 100%.

Prospering Junior Chef’s Academy | Monday, August 6th | 1pm-4pm

Ages 5 years – 8 years
This three-hour one-day camp is for all prospering junior chefs! Chef Ronnie Sanchez will lead our junior members hands-on in the kitchen. This fun camp will have your junior chefs jumping to learn new recipes and experiment within the kitchen. After just three hours you’ll have a new assistant chef in your kitchen, in-line to take head chef!

If you have any questions or would like to register your junior member, please contact Megan Piirainen at 719.329.4017 or mpiirainen@ggclub.com
Cancellations may be made up to 72 hours prior to the camp to receive a refund of 100%.

Aces Tennis Camp | June 5th & 7th, 12th & 14th | July 31st & August 2nd | August 7th & 9th, 14th & 26th
9am-12nn | 2pm-3:30pm [optional match play]

Ages 8yr. – 18yr | $120 for Two Days | $70 for One Day
Hearing a repetitive thudding while cooking dinner? It’s probably your future Tennis Pro hitting a tennis ball against your wall! Come join us for our Advanced Tennis Camp where we’ll work on footwork, technique, and more during drills. Enjoy our 4:1, student: instructor, ratio this year!! Register your Jr. member for our Advanced Tennis Camps this summer! Two-days, three-hour long camps each, with a 1.5-hour optional match play following each camp day!

If you have any questions or would like to register your junior member, please contact Scott Leifer at 719 329 4012 or sleifer@ggclub.com.
Cancellations may be made up to 72 hours prior to the camp to receive a refund of 100%.

Love-Love Tennis Camp | June 19th & 21st | 9am-12nn | 2pm-3:30pm [optional match play]

Ages 8 years – 18yr | $120 for Two Days | $70 for One Day
Small or big, kiddo or teen, we have a tennis camp for everyone! Our Novice-Intermediate Tennis Camp this summer is just for you. We’ll work on footwork, technique, and more all the while doing drills. It’s a camp you don’t want to miss out on! Enjoy our 4:1, student: instructor, ratio this year!! Register your Jr. member for our Novice-Intermediate Tennis Camps this summer! Two-days, three-hour long camps each, with a 1.5-hour optional match play following each camp day!

If you have any questions or would like to register your junior member, please contact Scott Leifer at 719 329 4012 or sleifer@ggclub.com.
Cancellations may be made up to 72 hours prior to the camp to receive a refund of 100%.

Get Tour Ready (Semester #1 – June) Tuesday’s and Thursday’s | 9am – 10am

Ages 7 years – 18 years
A program designed to appeal to all levels of Junior Golfers that are not quite ready to move into the PGA Junior League.  Operation 36 included, watch your golfer progress through the course and be able to shoot 36 from 25 yards.

If you have any questions or would like to register your junior member, please contact Ben Spiers at 719.636.2520 or bspiers@ggclub.com.
Cancellations may be made up to 72 hours prior to the camp to receive a refund of 100%.

Get Tour Ready (Semester #2 – July) Tuesday’s and Thursday’s | 9am – 10am

Ages 7 years – 18 years
A program designed to appeal to all levels of Junior Golfers that are not quite ready to move into the PGA Junior League. Operation 36 included, watch your golfer progress through the course and be able to shoot 36 from 25 yards.

If you have any questions or would like to register your junior member, please contact Ben Spiers at 719.636.2520 or bspiers@ggclub.com.
Cancellations may be made up to 72 hours prior to the camp to receive a refund of 100%.

PGA Junior League (All Summer – May 12 – July 31) Monday’s and Wednesday’s some Friday’s for matches some Saturdays for Games | 4pm – 5pm

Ages 7 years – 13 years
PGA Jr. League brings family and friends together around fun, team golf experiences with expert coaching from PGA and LPGA Professionals.
Boys and girls of all backgrounds and skill levels learn and play together in a supportive, two-person scramble format that encourages mentorship, builds confidence and promotes sportsmanship. Operation 36 included, watch your golfer progress through the course and be able to shoot 36 from 25 yards and longer

If you have any questions or would like to register your junior member, please contact Ben Spiers at 719.636.2520 or bspiers@ggclub.com.
Cancellations may be made up to 72 hours prior to the camp to receive a refund of 100%.

Junior Golf Camps #1 (June 25, 1pm – 3pm —- June 26, 1pm – 3pm —- June 27, 1pm – 4pm) —- Ages 5-18

Ages 5 years – 18 years
3-day camp geared towards beginners. Operation 36 included, watch your golfer progress through the course and be able to shoot 36 from 25 yards and longer.

If you have any questions or would like to register your junior member, please contact Ben Spiers at 719.636.2520 or bspiers@ggclub.com.
Cancellations may be made up to 72 hours prior to the camp to receive a refund of 100%.

Junior Golf Camp #2 (July 20, 1pm – 3pm —- July 21, 1pm – 3pm —- July 22, 1pm – 4pm)

Ages 5 years – 18 years
3-day camp geared towards beginners. Operation 36 included watch your golfer progress through the course and be able to shoot 36 from 25 yards and longer

If you have any questions or would like to register your junior member, please contact Ben Spiers at 719.636.2520 or bspiers@ggclub.com.
Cancellations may be made up to 72 hours prior to the camp to receive a refund of 100%.