Steve & Kate's Mill Valley
· DATES: Jun 21 - Aug 11, 2017
· ADDRESS: Tamalpais Valley School, 350 Bell Lane, Mill Valley

All in for Summer!

I’m so thrilled to be at beautiful Tam Valley Elementary this summer, facilitating a camp that gives kids the power to choose their activities and direct their own learning and development. Our program at its core is all about providing a creative space, where campers can experiment, engage, and of course have a ton of fun—surrounded by caring and responsible counselors who believe deeply in self-directed learning. It’s the perfect recipe for an unforgettable summer full of breadmaking and animation, go-carts, DJ-ing and so much more!

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Testimonials

Thanks for being such a fantastic resource for working parents, and for consistently hiring awesome staff and striving to constantly improve. We love you Steve and Kate's! - Christina de Z. (Mill Valley parent)
I loved that all 3 of my kids (ages 7-11, 1 girl, 2 boys) all found activities that they loved at one camp! I also loved the flexibility. - Rachel R. (Mill Valley parent)
We love your camp! My kids had a great time and asked to go to camp most days. My youngest even braved camp without his brother, which WAS brave! He loved making gluten free bread and sewing fun things for me. - Robin C. (Mill Valley parent)

Activities for every interest.

Whatever your child’s passion, they can push their limits at our camp.
Stop-motion animation, fashion, coding, breadmaking, sports, music, dance, and so much more.

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What can I expect?

  • Unbiased adults who believe in your child's potential
  • Freedom for children to design their own learning experience
  • Immersive & creative studios with state-of-the-art equipment
  • Healthy and delicious lunch and snacks (plus, kids can make their own!)
  • First-aid and CPR-trained staff

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Location, Location, Location!


Some things you really should know

Camp dates

Jun 21 - Aug 11, 2017

Need more camp? Day Passes and Memberships can be used at any location.

Check out this other Marin location with different camp dates: Kentfield - (June 19 - Aug 18)

Parking

Parking is available in the Tam Valley Elementary parking lot on Bell Lane. There will be curbside check-in/out stations available from 7:30am to 6:00pm.

Kudos

Best of Marin Hall of Fame Parent's Press 2015


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Upcoming events

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Steve & Kate's Camp Gameshow Night
Think Bingo Night, but instead we'll play Antlers Up, our popular gameshow that all the kids love at camp. Parents and kids of all ages each get a game card and a chance to win prizes—including one-day camp gift certificates, camp games like mancala, and more!  Arrive early to make movies with Animation Stations, enjoy a few snacks, and ask any camp questions you may. First game will start at 5:15 pm with new games starting every 15-25 minutes—and just like camp you can come and go as you please.
When: Fri March 24th 2017 4:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Where: Tam Valley Community Center 203 Marin Avenue Mill Valley, CA 94941
Marin Launchpad Meetup!
Do you have a camper who is PreK or will be entering Kindergarten? Or a camper who will be attending for the first time and could use a little extra support? Or maybe a returning Launchpad camper who wants to know what's new for this year? Come meet our Kentfield director, Bear, and Mill Valley director, Will, along with other families like yours to learn about what Steve & Kate’s has to offer in 2017, and to make some new friends before camp starts. We'll provide more info about Launchpad and answer any of your camp questions along the way. Kids will also have the chance to try out animation stations, lounge games, soccer and breadmaking, and other camp activities. Snacks will also be provided. Look for us near the playgrounds! ***If it's raining, we'll likely have to cancel this event. We'll make the final call on Sunday morning. Please RSVP to make sure you receive updates and/or check back here. Thank you!***
When: Sun March 26th 2017 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Corte Madera Town Park 498 Tamalpais Drive Corte Madera, CA 94925
Fro-Yo Social at Swirl in Mill Valley
Join us for a frozen yogurt or ice cream at the fabulous Swirl in Mill Valley. Meet Will and camp families, while asking questions about Steve & Kate’s, learning about our new Go-Carts, and of course getting a free pass for your child(ren)’s treat--all toppings included!
When: Mon April 03rd 2017 2:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Where: Swirl 417 Miller Ave Mill Valley, CA 94941
Tam Valley Community Center Spaghetti Bingo Friday
Steve & Kate’s is bringing the prizes for this exciting family night, hosted by the Tam Valley Community Center. Join us for fun, food, and prizes! $8 per person covers entry, all the pasta you can eat, and a chance to win camp passes, games, and other fabulous swag. All proceeds benefit TVCC.
When: Fri April 07th 2017 6:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Where: Tam Valley Community Center 203 Marin Avenue Mill Valley, California 94941
Mill Valley Library Lego Play Day
We’ve partnered with the Mill Valley Public Library for this fun, free play day. The library provides thousands of lego blocks and figures; we bring our animation stations to help bring their stories and characters to life! Find us downstairs in the Creekside Room!
When: Fri April 14th 2017 2:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Where: Creekside Room, Mill Valley Public Library 375 Throckmorton Avenue Mill Valley, California 94941
April Launchpad MeetUp
Do you have a camper who is PreK or will be entering Kindergarten? Or a camper who will be attending for the first time and could use a little extra support? Or maybe a returning Launchpad camper who wants to know what's new for this year? Come meet our Mill Valley director, Will, along with other families like yours to learn about what Steve & Kate’s has to offer in 2017, and to make some new friends before camp starts. We'll provide more info about Launchpad and answer any of your camp questions along the way. Kids will also have the chance to try out Animation Stations, Lounge games, Soccer and Breadmaking, and other camp activities. Snacks will be provided. Look for us near the playgrounds!
When: Sun April 23rd 2017 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Corte Madera Town Park 498 Tamalpais Drive Corte Madera, CA 94925
Tiburon Farmers Market
Swing by to make a stop motion animation movie and meet Will. He'll also be there to answer questions about our food program, flexible day passes and how your kid will be making their own choices each day at camp. The market has tons of fresh food for the family and other activities for the kids to enjoy.
When: Thu May 04th 2017 3:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Where: Main Street Tiburon, CA 94920
Steve & Kate's Info Night
Parents and children are invited to join Will for a short video presentation, as well as a chance to check out our Mill Valley site and ask any and all camp-related questions. We'll have a few of our summer offerings for campers (and parents) to try out along with a light dinner. Social half-hour begins at 5:30pm; presentation begins at 6:00pm. Please RSVP so we know how much food to bring!
When: Thu May 18th 2017 5:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Where: Tam Valley Elementary School 350 Bell Lane, Mill Valley, CA 94941
Chat with Will, Anywhere!
Curious about camp, but haven’t been able to make a scheduled event? Check in with Will about setting up a meeting between now and June 9th at a place and time that suits you. He’ll treat you to coffee or a pastry while chatting about camp. Drop him a line at [email protected], and let him know some dates/times and a spot that’d work well for you!
When: Fri June 09th 2017 8:00 AM - 07:00 PM
Where: You pick the place!

Specials

Each day at camp, we feature at least one of three show stoppers from our lineup for campers to experience. Directors at each location will decide when and how often to schedule each of these Specials, so feel free to contact your Director to find out what will be scheduled each day.


Slip and Slide - Cool off in style in our inflatable slip and slide. Weather permitting, this will be offered most afternoons. Please bring a swimsuit and towel if your camper would like to participate.

Smart Karts - Get behind the wheel of one of Silicon Valley's latest and greatest inventions: the first electric smart-kart for kids. Campers must wear helmets while driving go-karts. While the camp will provide helmets, we prefer and encourage you to provide your own if you have one and your child would like to participate.

Zorbs - Climb inside of one of our giant 10' inflatable hamster balls and weave your way through an obstacle course as fast as a hamster.


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Staff hosting program

Would you be interested in hosting international staff or staff from elsewhere in the US this summer? If so, we’re hoping to connect you with those staff members.

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