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.

                        CAMP DURATION: 4 WEEK LONG 

                        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)
                        *Funds are being raised to sponsor some youth tuition.  Raffle Tickets for cultural art, handicrafts, and
                          a Grand Prize Drawing of a 5 day/4 Night Hotel Stay in Cancun, Mexico.  Each Raffle Ticket is $5.00 only.  
                          The Drawing will take place on Saturday, June 27th during the Kuumba Festival.

For More Information call 865-300-4887

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