Summer camps available for children, youth

Kilgore College will host several summer camps for children and youth beginning in June.  Camps include basketball, football, softball, music, acting, twirling and dance.  For more information, or to register for the camps, visit

Camps offered this summer:

Softball Youth Skills Camp:

  • When: June 4-5, 2019 (Tues-Wed)
  • Where: The Ballpark at KC Commons
  • Ages: 6 and up
  • Cost: $65 per student
  • More info: Visit

Football Youth Skills Camp:

  • When: June 10-14, 2019 (Mon-Fri)
  • Where: R.E. St. John Memorial Stadium
  • Ages: 7-15
  • Check-in & Registration: 7 to 8:30 a.m. Monday, June 10, at the football stadium
  • Cost: $100. A $50 application fee is required at time of application and is non-refundable after May 31. Balance is due by registration (Monday, June 10). Cost will include instruction, a souvenir KC football and a camp certificate.
  • More info: Visit

The Flare – Summer Journalism Camp:

  • About: Participants gain real-world experience working on a campus newspaper. The camp takes place in the working lab of the award-winning college publication, The Flare. Students will improve their writing, photography and design skills while covering campus events.
  • When: June 10-14, 2019 (Mon-Fri)
  • Where: Communications/Automotive Building at KC
  • Ages: The camp is open to students who have finished grades 9, 10, 11 or 12.
  • Cost: Cost is $50. Lunch is provided daily and a t-shirt is included in the fee.
  • More info: Contact Rachel Stallard at or 903-983-8194

Rangerette Summer Camps:

Rangerette summer camps continue to be successful as more than 500 young ladies attended last year's camps. Profits are used to fund scholarships and Revels.

  • Elementary Day Camp: (1st - 4th grade*), June 11, 2019
  • Middle School: 5th - 8th grade*, June 12-15, 2019
  • High School Session 1: 9th - College*, June 16-19, 2019
  • High School Session 2: 9th - College*, June 20-23, 2019
  • More Info: Visit

*Grade level is defined as the grade a student is entering in fall of next school year.

World of William by LongviewWOW & Texas Shakespeare Festival:

Participants can meet the professional actors performing in the Texas Shakespeare Festival's production of "The Girl Who Cried Throgmonster!" and participate in an improvisation workshop.  Also included is a ticket voucher for any showing of the TSF children’s play.

  • When: June 18, 2019 (Tues)
  • Where: Longview World of Wonders in Longview
  • Ages: Recommended for children ages 7-12 (must be accompanied by an adult)
  • Cost: $35 per child (pizza lunch and ticket voucher included)
  • More info: Call 903-983-8613

Tops in Twirling Camp:

  • When: June 26-29, 2019 (Wed-Sat)
  • Ages: Grades 6-12
  • More info: Call 903-658-2286 or visit

Mini Tops in Twirling Camp:

  • When: June 27-29, 2019 (Thurs-Sat)
  • Ages: Kindergarten thru 5th Grade
  • More info: Call 903-658-2286 or visit

Brian Hoberecht Boys' Basketball Camp:

  • When: July 8-11, 2019 (Mon-Thurs)
  • Where: Masters Gymnasium (Kilgore campus)
  • Ages: 5-17
  • Check-in & Registration: 8:30 a.m. Monday, July 8, 2019
  • Cost: $100 per student through June 30.  $120 per student after June 30.
  • More Info: Visit

Girls' Basketball Camp:

  • When: Aug. 5-9, 2019 (Mon-Fri)
  • Where: Masters Gymnasium (Kilgore campus)
  • Ages: 5-18 year-olds
  • Cost: TBA
  • More info: Visit for updated information soon.

Music Machine Sacred Music Camp:

A one-week inter-denominational sacred music summer camp for children who have completed Kindergarten-6th grades.

  • When: Aug. 5-10, 2019 (Mon-Sat)
  • About: A one-week inter-denominational sacred music summer camp for children
  • Ages: Students who have completed K-6th grade
  • Where: Anne Dean Turk Fine Arts Center (Kilgore campus)
  • Cost: Early Registration is April 1 - June 14: $150/camper; Late Registration is June 15 -July 3: $165/camper.  A $10 discount for first additional sibling from the same family and $5 for each additional sibling (i.e. $150 for the first child; $140 for the second child; $135 for the third child, etc.)
  • Registration Form & More info (pdf)
  • More info: (903) 983-8146