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. 16 for grades 1-4, Feb. 17 for grades 5-8

– Pre-registration will be allowed for all campers between Jan. 31 – Feb. 12

– Camp schedules will be posted January 31

– Pre-qualified scholarship families will be granted early registration on Feb. 14

– 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

BASE Camp Update and Response to Pandemic

BASE Camp Update and Response to Pandemic

The following is the most recent communication around the planning and status of BASE Camp. This letter was sent to our community April 17 after the governor's announcement about the closure of school buildings and extension of remote learning through the end of the...

BASE Camp Update and Information

BASE Camp Update and Information

Hello BASE Camp families, We know this is a challenging time for all, but we wanted to send some information and reassurance your way about something you may not be thinking of quite yet--your summer plans. The BASE Camp team is continuing to plan and prepare for a...

BASE Camp 2020

BASE Camp 2020

Mark your Calendar! Registration for BASE Camp 2020 opens February 5th at noon. Our full list of 2020 camps can be seen here. Camp runs June 15th to July 10th. What is BASE Camp? OPEF’s summer BASE Camp offers a wide variety of STEAM-focused camps with topics such as...