Explore the summer camp offerings from Opera Theatre of Saint Louis! Choose from Opera Explorers and Sing Out!
Opera Explorers: Send your child on a week-long creative adventure with Opera Theatre of Saint Louis! During this summer camp, kids become writers, composers, designers, directors, and stars of their own production! Opera Theatre staff and leading music educators will guide campers on their journey, which concludes with a premiere of their original show for family and friends. Opera Explorers welcomes students entering grades 4-7. Virtual and in-person options available.
Sing Out: Join Tony-nominated Broadway performer Lara Teeter and area university voice teachers in discovering your voice at Opera Theatre's Sing Out Vocal Camp! Through daily private lessons, master classes with Opera Theatre's celebrated music staff and visiting artists, conversations with singers from the Gerdine Young Artists Program, and workshops in acting, auditioning, diction, and movement, students will experience what it is like to be a professional performer. The week culminates in a recital and theater scene performance for friends and family. Sing Out welcomes students entering grades 9-12.
Camp dates, times, locations and prices vary. Visit ExperienceOpera.org/SummerCamps for more details.
Eye Thrive will provide free, on-site vision screenings, eye exams and prescription glasses to children ages 4 through 12th grade at these clinics held at St. Louis County Library locations.
The Whitaker Music Festival at the Missouri Botanical Garden is a beloved summer tradition that presents free Wednesday evening concerts under the stars. Bring the kids, because there is free admission to the Children's Garden from 5-7 pm.
Meet Louie, the St. Louis Blues mascot, who will pose for photos and sign autographs at this free library event. Your kids will learn what it's like to be a mascot and what it takes to get ready for the season too!
Join the Missouri History Museum for free family fun in June and July at the Summer Family Fun Series! Enjoy a variety of family activities, including crafts, performances from St. Louis children's entertainers, scavenger hunts, workshops and storytelling.