Summer DANE CAMP for Little Vikings!
First week of August each year
(For ages 10-18 see our other camp: Himmelbjerget)
Northwest Danish Association hosts and sponsors a summer day camp every year during the first week of August. The camp involves five fun days of Danish culture and language in an atmosphere designed for children ages 5 to 10.
2017 Camp Details
Danish Language and Culture
Join us for exciting days of crafts and activities related to this year’s theme: JUL (Danish Christmas)! Camp will be led by Danish teacher, Pia Beetham.
Dane Camp includes:
-Daily Danish language lessons!
-Danish sports and games
-Traditional Danish food
Children are taken to outings in nearby parks to learn Danish sports and games. For meals everyone sits together in true Danish fashion, as they practice and discuss what they are learning. The menu for the week introduces kids to traditional Danish food. See the 2017 Dane Camp Brochure for more details.
July 31st 2017 to August 4th 2017
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Camp ends at 4:00 pm each day, except Friday, when a special open house and program for families will be held from 3:30 pm to 4:00 pm. For an additional fee, playtime is available before and after Dane Camp, between 8:00 am and 9:00 am and between 4:00 pm and 5:00 pm.
Seattle Danish Center
1833 N 105th Street, Room 205
Seattle, WA 98133
$225 per child for NWDA Members
$250 per child for Non-Members
*Apply early to guarantee a place for your child. *
$20 late fee after July 7th
$10/hour before/after camp activities (8-9 am & 4-5 pm)
The registration period for Dane Camp 2017 is now open.
Register By Mail: Fill out the 2017 Dane Camp Registration Brochure and return to NWDA with a check.
Or Register Online: This year you can also register and pay online by submitting the
2017 Dane Camp online registration form:
Note: If applying for Dane Camp online, the online registration form requires that you upload a signed release form. The form can be downloaded here: Dane Camp for Little Vikings 2017 Medical Release and Waiver.
Dane Camp Scholarship Program 2017
This year we have a scholarship program in place to help children attend Dane Camp. The first 10 campers to register for the 2017 Dane Camp for Little Vikings will receive a $50.00 scholarship. Note: Registration and payment must both be received by NWDA in order to qualify.
The Dane Camp scholarship program is made possible by the Danish American Language Foundation. The Foundation supports programs like NWDA’s Dane Camp to preserve and promote the Danish language and culture in America.
2017 Event Sponsor
Thank you to our 2017 Dane Camp program sponsor: Danish American Language Foundation.
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Past themes: Danish Folklore, Vikings