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Junior Camp

Pre-K through completion of Kindergarten

Our Junior Camp programs are designed for campers to enjoy big opportunities for fun and growth in a supportive setting.

Boy camper smiling sitting in the grass

Program Area

Safe, Scaled-Down Equipment

Led by Early
Childhood Specialists

3-to-1 Camper to Counselor Ratio


We are committed to making a positive impact on our camper’s social, physical and emotional development. Banner is more than just fun – it is an opportunity to build a foundation for future success.


Boy camper holding a basketball and smiling

Banner’s sports program teaches campers sport specific skills in a cooperative, non-competitive environment allowing Junior campers to develop athletic skills and experience success.

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Gymnastics
  • Kickball
  • Pillo Polo
  • Soccer
Girl camper climbing a playground structure

Banner’s unique adventure activities offer a chance for campers to take safe risks and try new things leading to greater self-confidence and resiliency.

  • Balance Bikes
  • Banner 100
  • Junior Wall
  • Plasms Cars
  • Zip Line
Two girl campers in the pool with a female staff member

Banner’s top-notch swim program and Junior lake provide water fun for every level of swimmer. Daily swimming helps campers make progress and learn important safety skills.

  • Bumper Boast
  • Fishing
  • Lake
  • Swimming
  • Waterslides
Three girl campers dressed up in princess costumes smiling

Time spent at our Banner playgrounds and imaginative play areas provides our youngest campers with a time to express their creativity, work together and make new friends.

  • Banner Builders
  • Banner Farm
  • Bannerville
  • Nature
  • Playgrounds
  • Sandbox
  • Storytelling
Staff member helping boy camper do an art project

Banner’s arts program gives campers a wide variety of age appropriate creative and performing arts activities teaching campers new skills and ways of expressing themselves.

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Cooking
  • Creative Creations
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Songs
  • STEM
  • Yoga
Girl camper with a hat walking off of the bus

A Typical Day

Every day at Banner is a new and fun adventure. Campers experience a wide variety of activities like arts, adventure, swimming and sports. As campers grow, so do their opportunities to make individual activity choices. Each of Banner’s programs is intentionally developed with skill building in mind. Banner really is more than just fun! We’d love to share more about each of our activities and what makes Banner so unique.

Two boy campers smiling with a female staff member
Program Team

Dedicated Educators Leading The Way

At Banner, a team of more than 30 dedicated educators and camp professionals are committed to ensuring that each camper receives the highest level of care. From planning and participating in activities, to supervising and guiding staff, to addressing individual camper needs, Leadership Team members are devoted to making the Banner experience the best it can be.