Kids Summer Arts Camp!

Dates: June 4th- August 3rd, 2018.

(No camp during week of July 4th)

Cost for Camp:
$95 per week/half day
$160 per week/full day.

A one time only registration fee of $10 Includes Camp T-Shirt.

Ages: 5-12 years old

1/2 Day
: 8:30am-12:30pm, or
1:30pm - 5:30pm
All Day: 8:30am - 5:30pm
(Please pack a non-microwavable lunch if staying all day).

  • If you did not get a confirmation, please call the Art Center to verify your registration.

To Register:

  • Call 352-383-0880 
  • Stop in at MDCA, or 
  • Mail the registration form (138 E. 5th Ave, Mt. Dora, FL 32757)

Payment must be received by first day of class (cash, check, credit card) or pay over the phone ahead of time (accept all major credit card & check cards).


** Need Teen Student Volunteers! **
Is your teen looking for volunteer hours? We could use the help! Fill-out the Summer Camp Volunteer Application 2018.pdf and email to or stop by and drop if off.
(Need Volunteers for Week 4, June 26th - June 30th).

Weekly Themes:

  •  Week 1 (June 4th-8th): "Lions & Tigers & Dancing Bears, Oh My!" - Explore the wild side of the circus this week and create animal art with a twist. 
  • Week 2 (June 11th-15th): "Acrobats and Trapeze Artists"- Projects this week will bring you to great heights with the greatest of ease. Let your imagination soar!
  • Week 3 (June 18th-22nd): "It's the Side Show!"- The silly-themed, weird and wacky side of the circus. Jugglers, tight-rope walkers, plate spinners, and the human cannonball are just some of the characters who will inspire your art this week.  
  • Week 4 (June 25th-29th): "A Circus Kaleidoscope"- Colors, shapes, and patterns take center stage this week as we explore and create vibrant masterpieces.
  • Week 5 (July 9th-13th): "Abracadabra"- Say the magic word and, out of thin air, conjure up some mysteriously amazing art!
  • Week 6 (July 16th- 20th): "Clowning Around"- How many clowns can you fit in your car?  This week is jam-packed with crazy, zany fun.
  • Week 7 (July 23rd-27th): "The Balancing Acts"- Picture an elephant balancing on a ball or a tight rope walker balancing high above!  Let your imagination go wild.  
  • Week 8 (July 30th-Aug. 3rd): "Down on the Midway"- Celebrate the yummy side of the circus!  Art and activities inspired by the tastes and smells of the circus.  

Thank you Sponsors!

2018 MDCA Rockwell Members
(helped sponsor 24 children with scholarships!)

Hatem Akil
Micky Alderman
Janice Barone
Robert Buckmann
Cathy & Will Caine
Hope & Mike Cantrell
Jay Cerola
Toni Cornell
Sue Ellen Franklin
Cori Garret
Cathy & Jack Hoechst
Lynn & Lee Jones
Wendy Lavezzi
Anna Lowe
Bill and Liz Lowery
Jackii Molsick
Linda Jo Pfeiffer
Carol Platt
Pam & Bill Scott
Nancy Trimble
Ilka Varnes
Ozell Ward
Sherry Watts
Wilma & Richard Weidman

(WFTV helped sponsor 10 children with scholarships!)


Fee: $95 per week/Half Day, $160 per week/Full Day

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