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Welcome to Shu Ren Summer Camps!  Our camps are carefully designed to engage all levels of Mandarin language learners in a fun and engaging environment.  

Seat availability is extremely limited for the remainder of the summer.  Please call us at (510) 841-8899 or email at to find out about any vacancies. 

Our 2019 Summer Camp Sessions:

Session 1: June 24  – July 5 (No camp on July 4)

Session 2: July 8  – July 19

Session 3: July 22  – Aug 2

Session 4: Aug 5  – Aug 16

Regular camp hours are from 8:30 am – 3:00 pm. Want to come early?   Campers can arrive as early as 7:30 am with no additional charge.  

Need to stay later?  After care from 3:00pm-6:00pm is available for an additional fee.  


Pre-Kindergarten Mandarin Immersion Summer Camp

Children will learn Mandarin language through engaging, immersion-based, hands on activities. No prior Mandarin skills are needed. Language of instruction will be in Mandarin with English support for beginning Mandarin learners. Students will use inquiry-based learning to explore each session’s theme, develop their Mandarin skills and engage in exciting, hands-on experiential learning activities. Please see our 2019 curriculum for more details. 

For ages 2-5  years old. Children must be at least two years old when the session starts.   


K-6 Mandarin Language and Culture Art Camp

Children will learn Mandarin language and culture through engaging and fun art-based activities delivered through different weekly themes of inventions, art, mind and body and food.  Each theme will be explored through a historical and cultural lens with activities and projects that allows each of are campers to express their learning artistically. This camp is for new learners of Mandarin as well as children with Mandarin language background who want to maintain or improve their language development. 

Camp Fees

  Weekly Fee Weekly Fee for July 4th Early Bird Fee Early Bird Fee for July 4th
Day Camp only 430 340 390 300
Day Camp plus after care  530 420 490 380

Early Bird registrations ar valid until March 31. 

Additional Fees

1. Drop-in Extended Care: $15/hour (billed after usage)

2. Late Pick up Fee (after 6pm): $5/minute (billed after usage)

3. Returned payment fee (check or ACH payments): $50 per returned payment

Cancellation policy:

Cancellations before May 31 will a charge 50% of the fee for the week/session canceled.  There is no refund for cancellations after May 31.