Summer Camp

Fun is on tap at the many summer camps offered by the Shaker Heights Recreation Department.

Traditional Camps

The Department offers traditional camp for children grades K-8. K-2 includes creative arts and sports such as swimming, t-ball, soccer, and basketball. Grades 3 to 8 are able to design their own camp day, choosing from a variety of activities such as sports, arts and crafts, hiking, science, swimming, volleyball, and soccer. Field trips every other week are part of the schedule for both age groups. Before and after care are available for those who are registered for camp. Half-day camp options are available.


Shaker offers the following sports camps:

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Flag football
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Specialty Camps

Shaker also offers the following specialty camps: 

  • Adventure
  • Band
  • Safety Town
  • Teens Learning to Connect
  • Theater

Specialty camps include band camp and computer camps. Other Shaker Recreation options include Safety Town, Teens Learning to Connect, and ice skating. The popular Adventure Camp offers a week full of outdoor activities, including river rafting, kayaking, rock climbing, and biking.

Signing Up for Camp

Camp registration typically opens in mid-to-late February. Sign up for our seasonal Recreation ENews or follow us on Facebook to stay in the know about the camp registration.