Camps & Clinics
*Due to COVID-19 many of this upcoming Summer 2020 camp and clinic dates are tentative. Please check back as dates get closer to ensure they are still scheduled as normal.
Grand View offers a variety of camps and clinics for children and high school youth.
Athletic Summer Camps
NEXT EVENTS COMING SUMMER OF 2020
Grand View has a variety of youth athletic sport camps that provide active, summer programming for kids:
- Women's Soccer
- Men's Baskeball
- Men's Soccer
- Women's Volleyball
Central Iowa Flute Workshop
Coming February 2021
Join us for an exciting day of flute playing and presentations! This event will highlight the many opportunities we have as flutists to perform, teach, and create while making wonderful friendships and connections along the way.
Data Science & Artificial Intelligence Summer Camp
June 15 - June 19, 2020
Wells Fargo is joining Grand View University to offer a data science and artificial intelligence camp. Classes will be taught by experts in the field of data science. This camp aims to instill and promote an interest in the computing and quantitative disciplines through a dynamic and team-based learning environment. There are a tremendous opportunities in this field and employers are looking for folks with these skills. This camp is subsidized by local businesses to encourage all students to explore this field.
High School Honor Band
Coming April 2021
Band directors are invited to nominate high school students for an honor band event on April 21, 2020 from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. at Grand View University. This is an all-day event, with an evening concert starting at 6 p.m. We look forward to you and your students joining us for this event!
Middle School Honor Band
Coming April 2021
Band directors are invited to nominate middle school students for an honor band event on April 28, 2020 from 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. at Grand View University. This is an all-day event, with an evening concert starting at 6 p.m. We look forward to you and your students joining us for this event!
The NEXUS Institute
June 28 - July 3 | July 12 - July 17
The institute is a life-changing opportunity where young adults engage in theological learning, leadership development, and vocational discernment, all in the context of intentional Christian community, and are sent out to transform their local communities.
YES! (Young Emerging Storytellers) Writing Workshop
Coming Summer of 2020
If you love to write and want to further develop your skills, join fellow high school students for this fun new event in Des Moines on June 14, 2019. You will explore different writing styles while honing your craft and sharing ideas with others.
Held on Grand View's campus, you'll be inspired to write and create!
Youth Piano Summer Camp
*2020 Cancelled Due to COVID-19
Next Event Coming Summer of 2021
You're invited to attend the Grand View University Piano Clinic this summer from Sunday, June 23 - Friday, June 28. Students should have at least three years of piano lesson experience.
At camp, you will:
- Learn and perform a brand new solo piece (or two shorter pieces)
- Experience playing in ensembles (duets or trios)
- Receive private lessons and ensemble coaching
- Take courses in Music theory or Music appreciation