This is the final list of summer activities. Hope everyone had a wonderful summer and is ready to hit the books again.

Summer On Stage

Emerald Coast Theatre Company’s summer camps for ages 4 through high school run through Aug. 4. Tuition ranges from $130 per person to $375 plus a $25 registration fee. Payment plans, military, sibling, and multi-camp discounts and scholarships are available. For the full schedule, more information and to register, call 684-0323 or visit Summer on Stage will be held at ECTC’s performance space, 560 Grand Boulevard at Sandestin in Miramar Beach, unless noted.

Camps include:

Little Rascals camps for ages 4-6 are held from 9 a.m. to noon. Tuition is $130. The camp takes place July 30-Aug. 3.

The Adventures of Robin Hood for grades 2-8 are held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday-Friday with a final performance on the last day of camp. Tuition is $175 per person and the camp takes place July 30-Aug. 3.

Destin Community Center

The following events will be held during the summer at the Destin Community Center unless noted. Pre-registration is required. Register early, as space is limited, at or at the center. Call 654-5184 or email for information.

• Kid’s Night Out: A night full of games, crafts, food, and lots of fun for ages 5-12 from 6-9 p.m. July 20. Cost is $35/non-residents and $25/residents.

• Baseball Camp: Children ages 7-14 will learn the fundamentals of baseball like hitting, fielding, and throwing from 1-2:30 p.m. July 31-Aug. 2 and ages 9-10 from 2:30-4 p.m. at Threadgill Park. Fee is $20/resident and $25/non-resident.

• Redbird Art Camp: The Redbird Art Experience invites children 5 and older to express their creative side and imagination using a variety of recycled materials from 1:30-3 p.m. July 27. Fee is $20/resident and $25/non-resident.

Summer Day Camps

Destin United Methodist Church will hold day camps for graduating kindergartners through graduating fifth graders from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday through Aug. 10 and from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday through Aug. 10. Fees are $125/week full time campers with 10 percent discount for each additional sibling and $95/week part time campers with 10 percent discount for each additional sibling.

Campers will need to bring their lunch; snacks will be provided. Each paid camper will receive a Power Plant Summer Camp T-shirt For information and registration, visit

Biophilia Wednesday Day Camps

Art and Nature Adventures will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays for ages 5-12 at the E.O. Wilson Biophilia Center, 4956 State Hwy. 20 E in Freeport. Sessions are $45 each. Register at

• July 25: Buggin' Out

• Aug. 2: Mad Science Experiments!


All aboard! The STEAM Train is an eight-week program series that will explore coding, physics, anatomy, and more through stories and fun, creative projects from 10:30-11:30 a.m. July 31. Parent/caretaker participation is required during this activity due to the complexity of some projects. Registration will be limited to 12 children. To register, visit


Take a deep dive into new and exciting technologies with the Library’s Techsploration program series for grades five through eight from 5:30-6:30 p.m. July 31. Participants will learn about a variety of different technologies, including electrical circuits, hydraulics, and computer programming. Parents of young adults interested in participating in this program are required to register them in advance at