Activities, Events and Camps
Arts and Entertainment
Cal Lutheran invites the community to attend concerts of jazz, classical, seasonal and world music during the academic year. Most performances are free.
Tony-award winning plays attract the public and university community to high quality performances on the Cal Lutheran campus. Nominal fee.
Noteworthy speakers relate experiences of courage, wisdom, determination and resilience. The public and university community are invited to these motivating and inspiring lectures. Admission is free.
Join Cal Lutheran fans as they support the University's award-winning athletic teams in exciting events throughout the school year. Visit the Sports Information website for news and schedules.
During the winter break, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans annual basketball tournaments are held on the Cal Lutheran campus and other campuses. For more information, contact Coach Rich Rider at (805) 493-3404.
Many camps on the Cal Lutheran campus are sponsored by the University and several outside organizations. Please contact them directly for more information and reservations.
A traditional day camp for ages 5 to 13, activities include sports, swimming, marine science, computer lab, fossil digs, hiking, archery, arts and crafts, rock wall, theme days and extended care hours from 7:30am to 5:45 p.m. View brochure.
iD Tech Camps – America's #1 Tech Camp
iD Tech Camps, held at Cal Lutheran, is the World's #1 summer tech camp for ages 7-17. Students develop apps, create video games, program in C++ and Java, build robots, and more. Take interest further and gain a competitive edge!
- Reading Skills Program for Children and Adults
A summer reading skills and speed reading camp for eight levels of learners ranging from 4-year-olds and entering Kindergartners through high school and adult learners. Taught by professional instructors from the Institute of Reading Development. (800) 978-3532. View the schedule.
- Kingsmen Summer Theater Camps
The Cal Lutheran Drama Department hosts Camp Shakespeare for students between the ages of 8 and 16 years. High school and college students who are eligible for the Apprentice Program have an opportunity to work with the Kingsmen professional company and perform in the Shakespeare Festival.
- Summer Vocal Institute
This day program for the aspiring young singer offers the developing high school student an opportunity to explore the world of vocal technique, solo repertoire and performance.
Cal Lutheran hosts and sponsors several athletic camps for all skill levels:
Boys and girls, ages 6 to17, improve on the fundamentals of ball handling, passing, shooting, offense and defense.
Boys and girls, ages 6 to14, learn baseball fundamentals and techniques through personal instruction and games.
Students in grades 6 to 12 (high school) participate in non-contact training at Dr. Laird Hayes Quarterback and Receiver Camp. Overnight sessions.
Boys and girls 6-16 years of age participate in half-day or full-day camps.
- Cheer Camps
Cheerleaders boost their skills and prepare for competitions at the summer camp sponsored by Fellowship of Christian Cheerleaders and United Spirit Association. Rates for commuter and resident campers. CheerFCC.org and United Spirit Association Summer Camps.
Coming March 2014! Register to participate in the 36th Annual Crop Walk and Food Drive. Donate canned foods..
Coming back in Feb. 2014! See exciting Kingsmen and Regals college basketball in Division III athletics.