Build a Summer Education, Grades 1-8


Explore your community and make new friends.


Engaging programs that integrate Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math.


Hands-on camps help teach problem solving and boost confidence.



















JUNE 20 – JULY 22, 2022

Five weeks of BASE camp will be offered

There will be two phases of registration – Feb. 2 for grades 1-4, Feb. 3 for grades 5-8

Pre-registration will be allowed for all campers

Camp schedules will be posted mid-January

Pre-qualified scholarship families will be granted early registration on Jan. 31

More options for middle schoolers will be offered



Dates & Locations


We are working on the BASE Camp schedule for Summer 2022! Stay tuned!


Camp Descriptions

Read detailed descriptions of your favorite camps, organized by grade.


Find answers to general camp questions and safety policies.


Learn more about our full and partial scholarships

Learn more about our amazing lineup of BASE Camp teachers. Have questions? See our list of frequently asked questions to learn more about OPEF and BASE Camp.

BASE Camp News

2022 Base Camp Changes & Updates

2022 Base Camp Changes & Updates

Summer planning is already well underway, and we wanted to share our good news early. Every year we ask our families what they loved about BASE Camp and what we can do to make BASE Camp a better experience. While we love hearing words of praise, we also learn so much...

BASE Camp 2021, What We Know Now

BASE Camp 2021, What We Know Now

Just like you, we really miss BASE Camp. We recently asked you to tell us what was most important to you about BASE Camp, and what you needed from us this coming summer. Based on the survey, we know that you love BASE Camp because: 1) Camps include a wide variety of...

Exploding Pumpkins and Our New Summer Programs Director

Exploding Pumpkins and Our New Summer Programs Director

As the weather gets colder, we know you're looking for new ways to keep busy inside the house. Our new Director of Summer Programs has some ideas. Check out her amazing pumpkin explosion! How many rubber bands do you think it will take for Lindsey to make the pumpkin...