Summer Camps - 2018

KC offers a variety of camps for children & youth.

Kilgore College offers summer camps each year for children and youth.  Swimming lessons will also begin in June.  Enrollment fees and age requirements vary.

Summer Camps/Classes for 2018:


Camps this summer:

Rangerette Summer Camps:

Rangerette summer camps continue to be successful as more than 500 young ladies attended last year's camps. Net profits from 2015 were over $82,000, which are used to fund scholarships and Revels. For more information and registration info, click here.

Summer 2018 Camp Dates:

  • Elementary Day Camp: (1st - 4th grade*), June 12, 2018
  • Middle School: 5th - 8th grade*, June 13-16, 2018
  • High School Session 1: 9th - College*, June 17-20, 2018
  • High School Session 2: 9th - College*, June 21-24, 2018
  • More info and Registration Forms

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


Football Youth Skills Camp:

  • When: Mon-Fri, June 4-8, 2018
  • Where: R.E. St. John Memorial Stadium
  • Ages: 7-15
  • Check-in & Registration: 7 to 8:30 a.m. Monday, June 4, at the football stadium
  • Cost: $80 through June 1 and $100 after June 1.  Cost will include instruction, all-you can eat meals, a souvenir KC football and a camp certificate.
  • More info and Registration Form

Lady Ranger Basketball Camps:

Anna Nimz Girl's Basketball Camp

  • When: Mon-Fri, Aug. 6-10, 2018
  • Where: Masters Gymnasium (Kilgore campus)
  • Times each day by grade level: Entering 1st-5th grades: 8 to 10 a.m.; Entering 6th-8th grades: 10 a.m. to Noon; Entering 9th-12th grades: 1 to 4 p.m.
  • Cost: $40 (includes t-shirt)
  • More info and Registration Form

Softball Youth Skills Camp:

  • When: Tues-Wed, June 5-6. 2018
  • Where: The Ballpark at KC Commons
  • Ages: 6 and up
  • Check-in & Registration: 9 a.m. on June 5
  • Cost: $65 per student
  • More info and Registration Form

Brian Hoberecht Boys' Basketball Camp:

  • When: July 9-12, 2018 (Mon-Thurs)
  • Where: Masters Gymnasium (Kilgore campus)
  • Ages: 5-17
  • Check-in & Registration: 8:30 a.m. Monday, July 9, 2018
  • Cost: $100 per student through June 30.  $120 per student after June 30.
  • More info and Registration Form

Texas Shakespeare Festival High School Acting Workshop:

  • When: July 14-22, 2018
  • Where: Anne Dean Turk Fine Arts Center (Kilgore campus)
  • Ages: High school students who are serious about taking their work to the next level and seeing what life as a professional actor is really like.
  • Cost: $650 (includes housing, meals and tickets to six shows)
  • Registration Info & More Info
  • More info: (903) 983-8613

Tops in Twirling Camp:

    Mini Tops in Twirling Camp:


    World of William by LongviewWOW & Texas Shakespeare Festival:

    Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the Texas Shakespeare Festival costume, props and scenery design studios!  Participate with actors in an improvisation workshop!  Participants get a ticket voucher for any showing of the TSF children’s play, "Spirit of the Sea" and get to have a pizza lunch with the TSF staff!


    Music Machine Sacred Music Camp:

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

    • When: Aug. 6-11, 2018
    • About: A one-week inter-denominational sacred music summer camp for children who have completed kindergarten-6th grades
    • Where: Anne Dean Turk Fine Arts Center (Kilgore campus)
    • Ages: Students who have completed K-6th grade
    • Cost: Early Registration April 2nd – June 11th: $150/camper; Late Registration June 12th – July 3rd at 4:00pm: $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 & More Info
    • More info: (903) 983-8146

    Swimming Lessons:

    Kilgore College and the City of Kilgore are partnering to provide swimming lessons to area youth this summer. The lessons are offered for children ages 4 and up. Classes will be held Monday through Friday at the Parks Fitness Center on the Kilgore campus. Swim lessons are subject to certain weather conditions and/or swimming pool issues. Please call Kilgore College at (903) 983-8637 if you are unsure as to whether swim lessons are being held.

    • Registration: Please fill out the Registration Form and bring it to Kilgore City Hall (815 North Kilgore Street) during normal business hours.
    • Cost: $50 per person (scholarships are available)
    • More information: Call the City of Kilgore at (903) 988-4119 or Kilgore College at (903) 983-8637.

    Dates (Monday - Friday)

    June 11th - June 15th; June 18th - June 22nd;
    June 25th - June 29th; July 9th - July 13th;
    July 16th - July 20th; July 23rd - July 27th

    Class Times

    10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.; 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.;
    1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.; 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.