Summer Camps

We are offering our 2nd Hopping Through History camp in late June and 8th Shaker Dig camp in mid July. Registration is now open!

Shaker Dig 8 Day Camp

July 11-15, 2022

Our popular archaeology camp returns for its 8th year! Join Archaeologist Elizabeth Hoag of the Cleveland Institute of Art and Master Teacher Rosemary Nemeth of Gesu School for Shaker Dig 8, an engaging, hands-on archaeology summer camp taking place July 11-15! Campers will need to wear old clothing and tennis shoes as they explore archaeological methods, techniques, and tools. Campers are also encouraged to use sun block and to bring knee pads and water bottles.

This camp is best suited for students in grades 1-5 and is capped at 18 campers.

Current COVID-19 safeguards and precautions will be in effect for all in-person activities including summer camps and programs. All camp staff are fully vaccinated.

Location: Shaker Historical Society, 16740 South Park Blvd, Shaker Heights, OH 44120

Dates: July 11-15

Times: 9am - 12pm every day (Drop-off and sign-in starts at 8:45am, pick-up and sign-out starts at 11:45am)

Camp Fees:

Registration/Payment Deadline: June 23, 2022

Hopping Through History Day Camp

June 2023

If you would like to be notified when registration opens in 2023, please complete our camp mailing list form.


Our Hopping Through History summer camp is back! Join Archaeologist Elizabeth Hoag of the Cleveland Institute of Art and Master Teacher Rosemary Nemeth of Gesu School for an engaging, hands-on history camp and field trip taking place summer 2023!

This camp is best suited for students in grades 5-9 and is capped at 13 campers.