×
Enter a course name, school type and location:

Overnight Summer Camp in East Texas

Contact Our School

Camp Huawni:
Camp Huawni is a co-educational residential summer camp for boys aged 7 to 15 years and girls aged 7 to 16 years, located in Shelby County in East Texas, between the small towns of Timpson and Center. Started in 1965 and still family-owned / operated today, Camp Huawni offers an overnight summer camp for kids and teens in Texas, with outdoor activities included, as well as sports, adventure and fun. Camp Huawni has a total of four sessions, including 2 two-week sessions and 2 one-week sessions, and limits each session to 130 campers. Many campers enroll in up to 4 sessions, a total of 6 weeks.

Email: Contact us here 

( or request a callback ).

Co-Educational Residential (Overnight) Summer Camp for Kids & Teens (Aged 7-16 years):

Camp Huawni enrolls 130 campers in each of four summer camp sessions, two sessions of 2-week duration and two sessions lasting 1-week. The ratio of campers (girls to boys) is approximately 60% to 40%. Girls’ camp is located on the south campus and boys’ camp is located on the north campus. Our summer camp is based on Christian principles and values modeled by the Camp Huawni staff.

The Huawni program begins with simple, uncomplicated, wholesome fun. It builds on the active nature of the schedule by creating an environment where kids and counselors get to know each other. The daily schedule is a balanced combination of outdoor activities and sports events. It can be as simple and natural as playing in the creek at the Carving Trees or as intense as a multi-station relay race known as the Huawni Derby and Run for the Roses. Outside of the scheduled activities, much of a camper's experience at Huawni is intended to be unplanned and spontaneous. 

During regular activity days, campers are divided by age into small activity groups and are scheduled into three activity periods in the morning and three in the afternoon, with campers participating in a variety of activities. 

Campers participate in a variety of activities, including:

- Swimming; Fishing; Hiking; Carving Trees; Canoeing; Archery; Critter (oversized jumping water pillow); Water Trolley; Soccer; Whiffleball; Horseshoes; Washers; Arts and Crafts; Volleyball; Basketball; Obstacle Course; Frisbee; Golf; Parasailing (for teen campers pending weather) & Water Slide.

Evening Activities & Special Events:
The evenings are a special time at Camp Huawni as the entire camp usually comes together for an event. The talented counseling staff creates major productions for the campers, while traditional activities keep the fun times going well after the sun goes down and affords campers the opportunity to make memories that are not soon forgotten.

* A Typical Day at Camp Huawni:
- 7:00 AM:  The sun is rising on the Camp Huawni campus and our staff begins the day with a devotional and staff meeting where assignments for the day are given.

- 7:45 AM:  Campers arise just before flag-raising and 'action of the day' at 8:00 am.

- 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM:  Flag raising and a little morning fun, then it's off to breakfast. Once each cabin finishes, it's back to the cabins for clean-up and inspection by 'Hector the Inspector.'

- 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM:  The morning program is divided into three activity periods, in which campers are divided into small groups by age to rotate to their activities.

- 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM:  Lunch, then mail call (quite the big deal) and rest period.

- 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM:  Activities resume with three periods in the afternoon.  Break time occurs between activities with a "Gatoraide" break so campers can stay hydrated and enjoy a short rest before dinner.

- 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM:  The pace slows down after the evening meal where campers have time to relax and enjoy a sunset or a leisurely walk with friends. The night activity is usually a camp wide event where girls camp and boys camp come together. Shower time, evening snack, and lights out occur between 9:30 PM and 10:30 PM depending upon the evening event and camper's age.

Email: Contact Us

Request a Callback

Address: 954 County Rd. 4235 Timpson, 75975, Shelby County, Texas , USA
Related Schools & Programs. Inquire to our admissions team today:
Milestone Technical Institute, Houston
Courses / Programs
Conveniently located in southwest Houston, Milestone Technical Institute is an IT career training school providing 2-week STEM technology summer camps for kids and teens ages 9-17. 

This immersive, project-based STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) camp is designed for elementary, middle, and high school students interested in exercising their imagination and building things with their hands.
STEM Technology Summer Camps:
- Duration: 2 weeks
- For kids and teens ages 9-17

Specialized in-camp courses include:

- Robotics Engineering
- Computer Building
- Video & Photography
- Cyber Literacy

This project-based course is designed to spark curiosity, build confidence, and foster teamwork in young students.
International Museum of Art & Science (IMAS) - Operation Imagination Summer Camps
Courses / Programs
Located in McAllen, TX, the International Museum of Art & Science (IMAS) provides a wide range of STEAM based summer camp programs for children of grades 1-8.

Topics for our unique 4-day summer camp courses include chemistry, creative writing, engineering, robotics, environmental science, and more! Registration fees include scheduled activities, supplies, a camp t-shirt, lunch, an afternoon snack, and exploration time in our exhibit spaces.

Our camps inspire and enrich the lives of children year after year. Campers don’t even realize they are learning because they’re having so much fun! Classes are held Tuesday through Friday from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Before and after care is available at an additional cost.

Camps are divided into three classes by grade level: 1-2, 3-5, and 6-8. Each class has a maximum of 25 students. Our experienced Educators guide your child as they discover, create, and learn in Operation Imagination Summer Camps!
Grades 1-2
-Creativity Camp
-Ancient Engineering
-Under the Sea
-Pokemon Trainers
-Winter in July
-Little Lit's
-Jr. Geologists
-Go Green! Art Camp
-Light and Color

Grades 3-5
-Design Camp
-Ancient Egypt
-Into the Deep
-Jedi Training Camp
-Slime Time
-Creative Writing Camp
-Time Travelers Camp
-Eco Engineers
-Mad Scientists

Grades 6-8
-Design Camp
-Around the World
-Creative Writing Camp
-Special FX Camp
-IMAS Slime Fest
-The Element in the Room
-10,000 Meters Deep
-IMAS Inc.
-Time Travelers Camp
School not available at present
Courses / Programs
• Enroll your teen in an intensive and interactive English language camp in Austin this summer or winter 2019! 

• Conveniently located in the West Campus area, close to Downtown Austin TX, HOFT Institute provides a summer ESL language program for teens ages 14+ from around the globe. (Students who are younger than 16 must have a parent or guardian with them in the United States.)

• The camp covers all language skills - listening, speaking, reading & writing with a strong focus on grammar.

• The camp also features fun activities combined with English language tutoring for beginner to advanced level students.

• A tourist / visitor visa is all that is required for our short ESL camps in Texas.

• With 30+ years of experience in providing intensive English language skills training for international students from around the world, we also offer a wide range of year round individual and group programs for students of all levels, from beginner to advanced.
ESL Immersion Camps for Teens in Austin TX:
For international students ages 14+

• Summer English Courses in July & August
• Teen Winter ESL Program in January & February

The camp covers all language skills - listening, speaking, reading & writing with a strong focus on grammar.

Academic Camp activities include:
• Cultural Immersion
• Accent Reduction
• Reading
• Writing
• Public Speaking
• Leadership Training
University of Houston Summer Camp
Courses / Programs
If you are searching for a quality summer camp in Houston TX for your child or teenager, look no further than the range of programs provided by the University of Houston!

Whether your child in interested in computer programming, game design, engineering, science or is an aspiring writer, our wide range of summer courses may include the perfect learning solution.

In addition, we offer French and Spanish language classes for kids, academic summer programs, as well as credit courses for high school students.

Delivered in a range of locations in the Houston area (including Katy and Sugar Land), our fun and engaging summer programs are an excellent choice!
Summer Camps for Kids & Teens:

• Compu-Camp​​ (ages 10-17)
• Engineering-Camp (ages 6-17)
• Science-Camp (ages 6-14)
• Language-Camp
• Writing-Camp​ (ages 7-18)
• Summer-Academy​​
​• High School Credit Courses​​​​​
CMC Makeup School, Dallas area
Courses / Programs
• Are you interested a future career in the exciting makeup and beauty industry? Located just 30 minutes north of Downtown Dallas TX, CMC Makeup School is a leading provider of professional make-up artist certification programs.

• In addition to beginner to advanced make-up artist training and portfolio development for adults, we also offer two distinct summer makeup camps for teenage students.

• Students receive top-quality makeup training at our Beauty Camp, and focus on specific makeup fields in our FX, Character and Body Painting Camp.

• CMC provides the training and tools that are essential to become a successful make-up artist with the focus being on Beauty, Glamour & Fashion makeup.

• Classes are taught by experienced, professional instructors, and feature hands-on practice so that techniques are learned properly.
Summer Beauty Camp for Teens:
Camp Duration: 5 days

• Day 1: Intro to Skin Analysis
• Day 2: Highlighting and Contouring
• Day 3: Focus on Eyes
• Day 4: Instaglam Makeup
• Day 5: Makeup Mixology

Summer FX, Character & Body Painting Camp:
Camp Duration: 5 days

• Day 1: Learn to use professional make-up
• Day 2: Face Art Character Painting.
• Day 3 & 4: Body Painting 
• Day 5: Professional Photoshoot
Texas Christian Horse Camp
Courses / Programs
Texas Christian Horse Camp is a Christian Summer camp where boys and girls between the ages of 8-16 experience life on a working horse ranch. Our 'Saddle Up' program is designed for campers ages 8-12, while our 'Buckle Up' program is for teens ages 13-16.

Each camp size is intentionally kept small (12 students), so each student receives ample riding time and quality instruction. Campers own a horse for a week at this one of a kind camp. Children learn horsemanship skills, life on a working ranch, and an appreciation for the beauty of one of God's most beautiful creations, the horse.
Horse Summer Camp Programs:
- For boys & girls ages 8-16

Saddle Up Camp:
- Ages 8-12
- Designed to teach students respect for horses and teach the student to demand respect from their horse

Buckle Up Camp:
- Ages 13-16
- Designed to allow the students maximum time in the saddle learning intermediate maneuvers with the horse.