Summer Events

Summer Events

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Summer Camp

Two Offerings:
(9am–12pm Daily, snack provided)

Mon, June 9 — Fri, June 13*

Mon, July 28 — Fri, August 1

Click here to register! 

Ballantyne Reading Academy
Fox Run Business Park
17228 Lancaster Highway (Hwy 521), Suite 211
Charlotte, NC 28277

Does your young reader love a page-turning mystery?

Does she have a flair for guessing "whodunit"? 

Or perhaps he loves the thrill of a suspenseful chase? 

Give your inquisitive questioner something to puzzle over this summer! I'm delighted to offer another mystery writing summer camp for kids (ages 6-10). Even reluctant readers will be captivated by the variety of fun, hands-on activities.

Young sleuths will learn tricks of crime scene detection and even star in a mystery movie!

  • Week long camp dedicated to the genré of mystery
  • Each day's events lead up to a completed, original writing product
  • Literature-based activities: games, storytelling, acting, reading/writing exercises
  • Publishing party to celebrate each participant's mysterious creations

Camp info: 

  • Ages 6-10
  • 9am – Noon daily (snack provided)
  • Two offerings:  *Mon 6/9 – Fri 6/13 or Mon 7/28 –  Fri 8/1
  • Convenient location:  Ballantyne Reading Academy (Hwy 521, south of Ardrey Kell)
  • Campers will go home with an original, published writing product on Friday

Tuition and fees: 

  • $165 Early Bird Price! Register by May 1
  • $175 per camp*
  • $20 New Student Registration Fee (one-time only)
  • Sibling discount available
  • Camp size is limited, so advanced registration/payment required

*CMS students, or any student whose last day is June 10, can attend abbreviated session (Wed June 11 – Fri June 13) for $105

Praise for Mystery Summer Camp 2013

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"Great introduction to creative writing and also enhancing oral communication skills. Great camp!!!"

"Our daughter was happy and excited to come every single day. Thank you for offering this literature camp full of mystery and excitement."

"She's been talking about your camp all summer. We've watched the mystery movie at least twice a day!"

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Watch: The Mystery of the Missing News !

The Mystery Of The Missing News   You Tube

A Samantha Green Mysteries
Summer Camp Production