Kids Calendar

Art Classes and Summer Camp: Check for the entire listing of classes and workshops for kids from toddlers through teens. Also limited space is still available in summer camp for ages five and up. Email Celebrate the Beat Joyful Arts Camp: Join in daily dance class at the Center for the Arts with a live musician to learn and rehearse choreography, and paint a backdrop for your own performance. Finish with a free outdoor performance for the public on July 4 in Town Park at the Crested Butte Music Festival Concert. Ages: 5-6, June 29-July 4, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., $100. Ages: 7-8, June 29-July 4, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., $100. Ages: 9-12, June 22-July 4, 9 to 11 a.m., $200. Email or call Elizabeth Smith at 349-7311 or
Stepping Stones Summer Camp: Currently taking reservations. Summer hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. through August 25. There is space for children from 12 months through seven years old. Call Mark or Jen at 349-5288.
Storytime at The Old Rock Library: Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m., baby/toddler storytime (ages 0-3). Fridays, 9 a.m., June 12-August 14 (no program July 3), Summer Reading Presenters (ages 4-10). Fridays, 10:30 a.m., Youngsters’ storytime (ages 4-7ish). Note: No storytime on Wednesdays for summer. Registration for Summer Reading Program (logging hours read for prizes) has begun and is ongoing. Call 349-6535 for more information.
Munchkin’s Music and Dance: Will be singing and dancing to the Dolphin Collection, June 15 through August 3; meet Mondays and Tuesdays at 9 or 10 a.m. MusicMakers for four- and five-year-olds, Mondays at 11 a.m. Email or call 349-9639.
The Gunnison Valley Children’s Chorus: Will offer a summer session, culminating in several performances. Starting June 16, Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at 3:30. Also included are line dances, play party games, instruments, and other musical opportunities. Email or call 349-9639.
Kids’ Yoga: Develop body awareness, build confidence, and have fun. June 2 –July 7. Grades 4-6: Tuesdays, 3:45 to 4:45 p.m. Pre-K: Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Grades K-3: Thursdays, 3:45 to 4:45 p.m. $45 for five sessions. Please call to pre-register or for drop ins: (970) 349-0302.
RMBL Kids Nature Camp: The RMBL Kids Nature Camp is filling up fast. Look for the bus schedule to Gothic in the Crested Butte News. Camp runs through August 6 for kids ages four to 11 years old. For more information, visit Contact Annie Starr by emailing or by calling (970) 349-7746.
CBMR Summer Day Camp and Nursery: CBMR is opening its New Camp CB Summer Adventure and the Nursery on Wednesday June 17. Camp CB is open Monday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for ages three years to 12 years. Nursery is open Monday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for ages two months to three years. Visit for prices and activities.
The Crested Butte Spanish Academy: Offering a Spanish Activity Camp for ages five through 10. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Kids enjoy hiking and games while being introduced to basic Spanish vocabulary. $35 a day; drop-ins okay. Contact or (970) 497-0002.
Dansummer’s Community Outreach Dance Intensive: July 6, July 8 and July 9 for ages eight and up. Enjoy three classes each of four super-fun new ways to move.
—Ratamacue Rhythm Stix: Eight to 11 years at 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.; 12 years and up at 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
—Street-Break Dance: Eight to 11 years at 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.; 12 years and up at 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
—Hip-Hop: 13 years and up at 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
—Jitterbug-Swing: 13 years and up at 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
$30 for one class a day for three days; two classes a day, $57; three classes a day, $76; four classes a day, $90. Jitterbug: $45 for three days per couple. All classes at the Pump Room. Call (970) 596-3520 for more information and visit
Dansummer’s Three-Week Workshop with Performances: Classes, July 14 to 30; Student and staff performances, July 31 and August 1. Dancers eight years old and up are welcome to take daily classes in jazz, tap, lyrical and Ratamacue Rhythm Stix to enjoy the love of dance and the thrill of performing. Visit for schedules and fee information or call (970) 596-3520.

If you would like to include your kids’ event or announcement in the calendar free of charge, please contact Melissa Neuner at (970) 596-5497 by Monday at 11 a.m. to be included in that Thursday’s edition of the paper.
Calendar compiled by The Studio Art School and The Pottery Place, offering art and writing classes and workshops for kids and adults. Located at 502 Belleview in Clark’s Market shopping center.

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