Our Approach

We have a developmental approach and strive to provide quality, fun and well rounded programs for all of our participants. Since 2003 we have made it our mission to develop programs that serve with joy! Our staff truly enjoy working with children and this can be seen on a daily basis. We urge you to come and see this for yourselves!

Our Story

Our Story

Bridget Nelson has been working with children for 20 years. She holds a BA in Liberal Arts from Mt. St. Mary’s University and a MA in Educational Psychology with a Specialization in Early Childhood Education from California State University, Northridge. In addition Ms. Nelson belongs to several professional organizations that relate to the child care field. Ms. Nelson takes a developmental approach in working with children and loves creating new programs for children to have meaningful experiences.

Carly Armacost has worked with children for 16 years. She holds a BA in Communications from California State University, Northridge and has countless additional educational units in Early Childhood Education. Ms. Armacost finds it meaningful to provide quality programs that are ever evolving that support the community in which these programs are located.

Meet the Team

Camp Calabasas and Little Learners has a staff who dedicate themselves to providing quality programs to those we serve. Our staff are all over the age of 18 and are attending college or hold degrees in child centered fields. Staff attend classes, seminars, are CPR/First Aid Certified, and stay on top of new things in the field to continues to enhance your child’s camp experience.


Raquel Avila-Camou

Assistant Program Director

Ms. Raquel has held many different roles during her time working at Camp Calabasas. She grows more within each position she holds and that has ultimately led her to being the Assistant Program Director. Ms. Raquel is easily approachable and makes it a point to know the participants and their parents on a personal level. Her dedication to developing programs is crucial to the success of many of our programs.


Michelle Manning

Assistant Program Director

Ms. Michelle has held many different roles during her time working at Camp Calabasas. Ms. Michelle has led our Teen Camp, daily activities, sports programs, enrichment classes and now assists overseeing our after school program. Ms. Michelle brings a lot to all of our programs and she is a valued member of our team.


All Other Staff

All of our Little Learners and Camp Calabasas staff members work to provide a great experience for all those who attend our programs. These staff members support one another in providing quality programs for each participant.

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