Camp at Genesis Mills Civic

Mighty Camp is an action-packed, fun-filled Des Moines summer camp experience that your child will never forget! Mighty Camp is designed for children between the ages of 5–12 years.

Location: Genesis Mills Civic Des Moines | 4875 Mills Civic Parkway West

 

(816) 385-5264 Ext: 703

Full week enrollment now open!

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Registration Opens:

Full Week: January 10

MWF & T/TH: February 7

Customized: March 7

$25 Family non-refundable registration fee due at the time of enrollment to reserve your spot

2022 Pricing:

Member/Non-Member

Full Week: $175/225

MWF: $135/150

T/TH: $100/125

Customized: $50/75

Click the boxes below to see our 2022 weekly field trip location and rotating programming.

Field trip locations are subject to change based off of local health guidelines.

Week 1 (June 6th-10th): Summer Carnival

Join us for our 2022 Summer Kickoff! It has been a long school year and we are ready to get back to playing our camp favorites and celebrate all things summer!

Weekly Field Trip: Lots-O-Dots

Rotating Programming: Fun with Food, Kids Move, Challenge!

Week 2 (June 13th-17th): Star Wars

A long time ago at a camp far far away, young padawans test their skill at the Mighty Camp Jedi Academy. Are you one with the Force?

Weekly Field Trip: Science Center

Rotating Programming: Yoga, Create Your Fun, Improv

Week 3 (June 20th-24th): Super Foodies

This week we’re all about nutrition! From the food that fuels our favorite animals to how we can help our own energetic bodies make the most of a meal, get crazy in the kitchen with us at Mighty Camp!

Weekly Field Trip: Dietician Showcase

Rotating Programming: Fun with Food, Kids Move, Challenge!

Week 4 (June 27th-July 1st): Lego Week

Are you a Master-Builder? Are you a Brick-Brainiac? Come hang out with us then! Lego week will have build challenges and focus on teamwork through it all!

Weekly Field Trip: Art Center

Rotating Programming: Yoga, Create Your Fun, Improv

Week 5 (July 5th-8th) Party in the USA

We’re counting down the days to the 4th of July all week with USA themed games, skits, and more! This week we’ll be creating our own Mighty games in Create Your Fun! (No Camp on July 4th.)

Weekly Field Trip: Raccoon River

Rotating Programming: Yoga, Create Your Fun, Improv

Week 6 (July 11th-15th) Dinosaur Week

It’s a blast from the past – we’re talking the Jurassic and Cretaceous eras! Learn with us about these historical beasts, play some raptor games, and get working on your roar!

Weekly Field Trip: Storm Trailer – Blank Hospital

Rotating Programming: Yoga, Create Your Fun, Improv

Week 7 (July 18th-22nd): Survivor

Survivors Ready? We are! Outwit, outplay, and outlast each other in these survivor themed challenges all week long! 

Weekly Field Trip: Holiday Park Pool

Rotating Programming: Fun with Food, Kids Move, Challenge!

Week 8 (July 25th-29th): Christmas in July

Celebrating Christmas in July has been a camp tradition for many years! Take your ugly sweater out of storage and come celebrate the holidays!

Weekly Field Trip: Mrs. Claus

Rotating Programming: Fun with Food, Kids Move, Challenge!

Week 9 (August 1st-5th) Time Travel

We’re regular Marty McFlys this week as we zip between the past and future in challenges, fun with food recipes, and sport workshops!

Weekly Field Trip: Tennis at Hickman Genesis Health Club

Rotating Programming: Fun with Food, Kids Move, Challenge!

Week 10 (August 8th-12th): Under The Sea

 Ready to deep-sea dive into all things Mighty? So are we! Join us this week as we explore all things ocean, whether it be creatures, movies, or some nautical yoga!

Weekly Field Trip: Raccoon River

Rotating Programming: Yoga, Create Your Fun, Improv

Week 11 (August 15th-19th): 2022 Camp Olympics

The Winter Olympics are this year and we don’t want to miss out on the fun! The Camp Olympics make their second annual return with friendly competition in camp favorites and some new, winter themed events as we finish out the summer!

Weekly Field Trip: Air Trampoline Park

Rotating Programming: Yoga, Create Your Fun, Improv

Summer Camp

Our family LOVED camp! It was such a great experience. I’ve talked to so many friends about it and told them they have to come in future summers.
Parent Testimonial

BEST summer camp around!! The staff is awesome, the kids are moving all day, and learning so much. My daughter literally talks about camp all year long and can’t wait for the next summer to start. Highly recommended!!
Parent Testimonial