Kuumba Kamp

Kuumba Watoto Urban Youth Institute / Kuumba Kamp

Kuumba Kamp is a component of the African American Appalachian Arts, Inc., Kuumba Watoto Urban Youth Institute.

Kuumba Kamp offers intensive workshops that focus on the development of performance skills, knowledge of

African and African American culture, self discipline, proper nutrition and individual goal setting that are reinforced during

the camp. Our purpose is to provide a supportive environment that facilitates the development of the individual physically

and emotionally.

KUUMBA WATOTO means “Creative Children” (from the language of Ki-Swahili).

Kuumba Kamp is offered to school aged youth who are 5 to 18 years old.

Camp begins at 9:00am until 3:00pm.


Including a performance opportunity during the Annual Kuumba Festival.

Costume Rental is not included in Camp Fee.

Parents will have the opportunity to purchase a costume for their child/children at a cost to be discussed upon


Camp Tuition:
$120.00 per child (Sibling Rate $110.00 per child)
Weekly Rate: $30.00
Summer School/Half Day Rate: $60.00 (required documentation)

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