Summer camp

Children learn about healthcare carers.

Camp Shows Kids Healthcare Career Possiblities

Kids find out about varies healthcare careers at summer camp.

CBS 11–07/20/2014

'Mama' and  'Stumpy' the elephants at the Dallas Zoo.  (credit: Dallas Zoological Society/Cathy Burkey)

Dallas Zoo Camp Helps Improve Prosthetics

There is a fun-filled camp at the Dallas Zoo where children learn all about the animals. But, besides learning and playing, the campers are helping out kids that they will never meet.


Summer Conditioning Program

North Texas Summer Camps

It’s time to start thinking about what to do with the kiddos for summer vacation. CBS 11’s Teresa Frosini has put together a list of all kinds of summer camps.

CBS 11–03/17/2014

Kambry Donnell, a 13-year-old resident of the town of West, attends Camp Carter in Fort Worth. (credit: Chuck Schechner/KRLD NewsRadio 1080)

Young Tornado & Plant Explosion Victims At Local Camp

On the three-month anniversary of the deadly fertilizer plant explosion in West, some kids from that town, and another where disaster struck this past year, are enjoying summer camp in Fort Worth.


The 36 Annual Academy Of Magical Arts Awards Show And Banquet

Magic Summer Camp In McKinney

There are a number of activities and summer camp options for kids during the summer, but one in McKinney is simply ‘magical’.


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DFW Class Teaches You To Be A Circus Performer

A unique summer camp is being offered at Lone Star Circus School and, despite its name, the program is not just clowning around. Watch as Elizabeth Dinh tests her circus skills.


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Best Bike Repair In DFW

As spring blossoms open their petals, garage doors crack and well-rested bicycles creak. It’s time for a tune up before gearing up to enjoy bike trails and lakeshore rides in the fantastic DFW spring weather. Here are a few of the best bike repair shops the metroplex has to offer to get you pedaling again.


Photo By Geoff Petrulis

Summer Camps & Workshops For DFW Teens

Summer is approaching, and it is time to start making plans for the kids. Get a look at some of the best and most educational camps and workshops for teens in DFW.


MDA Summer Camp 2011.  (Photo credit Stuart Boslow, CBS 11 News)

MDA Camp For Kids With Neuromuscular Disease

Every summer, the Muscular Dystrophy Association sponsors a summer camp for children with neuromuscular disease. And they all agree that it is the best week of their lives.


Blind and visually impaired students attend technology camp at Fort Worth's Camp Carter YMCA. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Visually Impaired Students Attend Tech Summer Camp

Fort Worth’s Camp Carter YMCA is expanding its vision: to bring summer fun and technology to a special group of blind and visually impaired students. Twelve middle, high school and vocational students from across North Texas are joining sighted students for a week long technology camp.


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Summer Camps Teach Kids How To Create Apps

From Angry Birds to CBSDFW.COM there are all kinds of apps out there for your phone or tablet — and soon there could be many more options. CBS 11 News went to a summer camp that, among other things, is teaching kids to create “an app for that.”


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Brothers Bring Baseball To Dallas Inner City

A summer camp in Dallas is bringing America’s pasttime back to the inner city. RBI Camp is a free baseball camp started four years ago by a couple of brothers, Miles and Louis Andres.