June 24-28 “I’ve Got the Music in Me”


Identify the characteristics of various genres of music. What makes a song rock, country… Guest Artists: Ries Bros Band Field Trip: Capitol Theater, Tampa

July 1-3 “Sports and Games”


Compete in various sports and games: water sports, charades, family feud, whiffle ball, etc. Field Trip: Rays Stadium

July 8-12 “The World of Art”


Examine many different art styles and experiment with our own. Guest Speaker: Sue Ebert Field Trip: Whim So Doodle Art Studio

July 15-19 :Looking Back in History”


A step back in time, bringing US History to life and getting to know some of our most famous citizens Field Trip: James Museum of Western Art, St. Petersburg, FL

July 22-26 “Christmas in July”


The focus will be on giving back to our community: service projects, identifying need, being the solution.

The Great Banyan Hold Up

Location 25 Belleview Blvd, Belleair, FL, United States

Get your $40 ticket and get on board the Banyan Express! But Beware! Unsavory characters are looking to lift your valuables. Bring unused or broken jewelry to donate to the Banyan Odyssey. Room for 60 passengers. Purchase tickets below!  


Holiday Crafting

Skycrest Community Church 125 N Belcher Rd, Clearwater, FL

Master Artist Joy Swanson will teach us to make our own candles, craft cards and decorate tree ornaments. Artists may take some home, the rest will be displayed for sale at the Holiday Pop-Up Market at Second Century Studio from December 11 to 15th.


Holiday Extravaganza Pop-Up Market

Second Century Studios Clearwater

Join Ms. Jane to welcome guests and sell our goods in downtown Clearwater. We’ll have candles, cards for every occasion and tree ornaments created by Banyan Campers on December 7th.  Nicole Hammani’s with Paparazzi’s will have affordable jewelry available for sale.

Annual Banyan Christmas Party

First Christian Church of Clearwater 2299 Drew St., Clearwater, FL

It’s time to get the gang together again and celebrate!  We are hosting (with Georgie Menke) the Annual Banyan Christmas Party.  We will have activities, a light dinner, music and a visit from the Jolly Old Elf himself.  Dress is festive, a professional photographer will be there.  Parents/Caregivers are invited to attend.

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