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GAI Summer German Language Camps 2018

Summer Camp Registration 

See Summer Camp page for camp details & information 

  • Week 1 (June 18): Reise um die Erde (Journey around the World)                       
  • Week 2 (June 25): Sonne, Mond & Sterne (Sun, Moon & Stars)                             
  • Week 3: Deutsche Märchen & Geschichten (Fairy Tales & Stories)
    • 2 & 2 Camp - July 2&3 and July 5&6 (Register for 2 days only - or register for 4 days) 
  • Week 4 (July 9): H2Ohhh - Was ist Wasser? (What is Water)
  • Week 5 (July 16): Kleine Künstler (Little Artists)
  • Week 6 (July 23): Harry Potter - CAMP FULL
  • Week 7 (July 30): Die heisse Spur - Junge Detektive (Young Detectives) 
  • Week 8 (Aug 6): Kinder in der Küche (Kids in the Kitchen) - CAMP FULL 
  • Week 9 (Aug 13): Das macht Sinn (That makes sense)
  • Weeks 8-9 (Aug 6 & Aug 13): Kids Safari - Kindergarten Camp 
We are introducing a new Summer Camp Registration process with Community Root. 
Please carefully read the following instructions before you click the link - Danke!  

Note - throughout the registration process click 'submit & continue' to proceed and use the 'back arrow' in your browser to return to the previous page

  • Begin by setting up an account for your family and children - be sure to enter all family members who will attend Summer Camp 
    • Next, select the child / children you want to register and submit & continue
    • You can register multiple children together if they are in the same camp session;          if children are attending SEPARATE CAMP SESSIONS  you must register them individually 
  • On the PROGRAMS page you click on the categories or programs drop down to select your option(s)
    • To join the GAI or renew your membership please include that with your camp selection - You must select Household Membership for your family or higher
    • TO REGISTER MORE THAN ONE CHILD FOR CAMP PLEASE COMPLETE THE MEMBERSHIP TRANSACTION SEPARATELY to avoid membership charges for both children - then proceed with the camp registrations 
    • You will be able to add Afternoon Care later on in the registration process
  • Select the camp(s) you want your child to attend 
    • Review your selection(s) on the calendar view 
  • On the next page click the 'Member' button If you signed up or renewed  your membership
    • Use the 'back arrow' in your browser if you want to go back and add membership
  • To continue, please complete & save the 'GAI Summer Camp Form' - this form is required for each registration 
  • On the next tab you can add 'Afternoon Care' for the weeks you selected for Summer Camp or Kindergarten Camp
  • After you have reviewed and confirmed your choices enter your payment information - Credit Card or Bank Account - THIS IS A SECURE SITE - and finish your registration! 


or call the office at 651-222-2979

Registration Information

Camps will fill on a first-come, first-served basis. Course fees are due in full at the time of registration, unless other arrangements have been made with Language Services. As camps reach capacity, names can be added to a Wait List.

Questions? Please email Language Services or call 651-222-2979.

Payment Plans

Families registering for 4 weeks or more may call Language Services at 651-222-2979 to set up a payment plan.  A credit card will be kept on file and charged on the 15th of the month for any camps beginning the following month.

Refund Policy
  • Camp and afternoon care canceled by the GAI: 100%
  • Prior to the registration deadline: 100%, less a $40 processing fee per child
  • No refunds will be issued past the registration deadline.

Afternoon Care

  • Afternoon care can be added until the week prior to the scheduled camp. 
  • Afternoon care additions during the week of camp week will be charged the Drop-In rate of $40/day. Payment is due at the time of service.

The GAI offers a limited number of scholarships to children, which will cover 50% of the camp and care costs.

To apply, please contact Language Services with your scholarship request, including: 

Scholarship Application

  • Week(s) for which you are applying
  • Copy of your approval letter to receive free or reduced school lunches for the school year.
Scholarship applications will be reviewed as they are submitted. Please note, there is a limit to the number of scholarships each participant may receive during a single camp season.

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