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 5, 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

Anna Nimz Girls' Basketball Camps:

Anna Nimz Girl's Basketball Camp

  • When: Mon-Fri, June 4-8, 2018
  • Where: Masters Gymnasium (Kilgore campus)
  • Ages: 5-18 year-olds
  • Cost: $35 before May 15, $45 after MAY 15.
  • 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

Military Drum Major Camp:

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:

  • When: June 27-30, 2018 (Wed-Sat)
  • Ages: Grades 6-12

Mini Tops in Twirling Camp:

  • When: June 28 - June 30, 2018 (Thurs-Sat)
  • Ages: Grades K-5th


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:

Swimming Lessons are offered for youth ages 3 and up. An adult swimming class is offered during both sessions. Classes will be held Monday through Thursday at the Parks Fitness Center on the Kilgore campus. In the event of bad weather the pool must close and the lessons will be made up on Friday. There is no pre-requisite for the new preschool with parent class.

  • Registration: Please fill out the Registration Form and bring it to the Continuing Education Office in the Bert E. Woodruff Adult Education Center (220 N. Henderson Blvd. in Kilgore)
  • Tuition: $65
  • Ability Levels:  A level of ability survey must be completed on each student's registration form. The instructor may re-group the students after assessment in the water.
  • Upon completion: Students will receive American Red Cross cards certifying level of achievement.
  • More information: Call (903) 988-7426

Session I - TBA (Mon-Thurs)

Level I & II: 10:30 - 11:15 a.m.
Level II and Preschool: 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Level III & IV and Adult I: 12:30 – 1:15 p.m.

Session Il - TBA (Mon-Thurs)
Level I & II: 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.
Level III & IV: 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Level V – VI & Adult II:12:30 – 1:15 p.m.