club wannago


Club Wannago offers new experiences, skill building, a sense of community and lasting friendships. The curriculum includes arts & crafts, cooking, math, reading & writing, science, swimming, service learning, character development, conflict resolution and field trips, and days are spent in teacher-led groups of 12 to 13 children. 

West Dane County: Olson Elementary, 801 Redan Drive, Verona, WI 53593

Facility Member: $195/week
Program Member: $250/week
$25 registration fee per child; $10 deposit per week










Bits and Pieces
Week 1 | June 11-15

Variety is the spice of life! We will work on fun science projects, play sports and get our hands dirty with different art projects. It's a chance for campers to try out a little bit of everything. 

Week 2 | June 18-22

Have you ever seen walking water or crystals that form right before your eyes? Do you want to try your hand at DNA testing! This week is all about scientific exploration, so don’t forget your lab coat and safety goggles!

Week 3 | June 25-29

Clay, paint, paper and more ... try all of the different supplies that you can think of! Learn basic techniques, then utilize them to create your own masterpiece. Families are invited to attend the art exhibition at the end of the week.

Week 4 | July 2-6 (Closed July 4)

Ever wondered how your computer knows what to do when you type or click your mouse? Discover the basics of coding and electrical circuits, then use what you learn to create your own computer animation.

Planets and Stars
Week 5 | July 9-13

3, 2, 1 ... Blast Off! This week, we will discover what lies beyond earth’s atmosphere. We will chart the stars, learn legends of the constellations and imagine what life would be like on other planets.

Week 6 | July 16-20

How were the pyramids built? How can we create electricity from the sun and water? What makes our vehicles go? Find out the answers to these and many other questions as we discover how simple machines help people accomplish great tasks!

Week 7 | July 23-27

Let’s cook! Have you ever baked bread in a solar oven or made pizza dough from scratch? We will learn how to use different ingredients and experiment with food science as well. Bon Appetit!

Week 8 | July 30-August 3

Winter, summer, spring and fall sports all in one week! We will test our skills in basketball, soccer, flag football and a variety of other sports, including some from other countries such as handball and cricket.

Performing Arts
Week 9 | August 6-10

Lights. Camera. Action! Have you ever wanted get up on stage and perform? How about work the lights and sound behind the scenes? Become part of the Club Wannago theater troupe, and put on a play for your families at the end of the week!

Going Green
Week 10 | August 13-17

Going Green camp days begin with entertaining, age-appropriate eco-friendly lessons on ways to help keep the Earth green. Campers explore the natural environment and engage in activities in the sciences and arts that reinforce each day's message such as planting trees, making art with recycled materials, or coming up with new ways to do everyday things that teach sustainability in a manner that just plain makes sense.
Game Show Mania
Week 11 | August 20-24
Club Wannago come on down! You're the next contestant on Game Show Mania! This week is all about game shows. Play a different game each day and create your own game show. Are you up for the challenge?