Summer 2021 Online Activities & Workshops

Ophelia’s Place be providing virtual services for the summer of 2021. For more information, call us at 541.284.4333 or email us at Info@opheliasplace.net

To register for an activity or book an orientation,
call at 541-284-4333 or email info@opheliasplace.net.

Ophelia’s Place summer camps, activities, and workshops for girls ages 10-18 are now accessible online!

All OP workshops and activities are run on Zoom, and facilitated by OP staff and volunteers. When you register, you will receive the meeting link and information you need to join. All events are free of charge, but donations are welcome.

Orientations are required for all girls participating in Ophelia’s Place activities. Orientations are with both a girl and her guardian, and must be completed prior to service. Book your orientation by calling (541) 284-4333 or by emailing info@opheliasplace.net.

Download the calendar here.
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OP Monthly Craft Kits! Order yours now.

OP Monthly Craft Kits
By donation (Suggested sliding scale: $10-$20/month)
Recommended ages: 10-14
Looking for new ideas to keep busy this summer? Subscribe to our monthly activity box and bring OP home with you! Each monthly kit has themed crafts, activities, and games – with all the materials you need! Tune into the Craft Challenge of the Month video on our YouTube channel for instructions and demos of the craft! Or, if you want to get together with other girls and OP staff to do your activities, sign up for a Craft Kit workshop (see below for workshop dates). Kits are distributed by curbside pickup at our Eugene or Junction City locations, or by mail for those outside those service areas. Please wear a mask and respect social distancing guidelines for in-person pickup. To register for just one month or for the full summer term, call at 541-284-4333 or email info@opheliasplace.net.

Activities & Social Events

Fanime Club
Girls 10-15
Monday Club, June 14 – Aug 2 (FULL)
Tuesday Club, July 6-Aug 3
1-2:30 pm
This workshop is all about drawing our favorite characters from the fandoms and anime we love! Whether it’s an original character or your favorite protagonist, we will look into what details make them who they are. So grab your sketch book and your favorite pencil, and get ready to do some art! Facilitated by OP staff. Sign up anytime!

Weekly Drawing Challenge
Girls 16-18
Wednesdays, June 16 – Aug 4
1-2:30 pm
If you are a dedicated participant in drawing challenges like Mermay, Inktober, or Sketchtember, you should check out our Weekly Drawing Challenge group! We meet for an hour each week to check out new challenges, draw, and exchange tips and tricks. So if you want a place to get together with other artists and get some practice in, join us! Facilitated by Ophelia’s Place staff. Sign up anytime!

OP Queer Space

OP Queer Space
Ages 12-18
Mondays, July 12 – Sept 13
4-5 pm
Free (donations welcome)
Requires orientation and pre-screening for new members.
OP Queer Space is a drop-in support group for members of the LGBTQIA+/Queer community. This space is for all girls, including trans girls, plus non-binary, gender nonconforming, and gender fluid folks. This online group provides professional and peer support helpful in managing challenges faced by queer youth. The group is facilitated by OP therapists and focuses on empowerment and community building from a strengths-based, relational approach. Come build your queer community! Regular attendance is not required. Zoom, webcam, and headphones required. Informed consent (guardian, if under 14) required prior to first attendance. Space is limited.

OP Family Event – Movie in the Park
Girls 10-18 and their friends and families
Friday, Aug 27
6-8 pm
Come join us outside and enjoy Raya and the Last Dragon on the big screen at Laurel Park! Girls and their families are welcome to stop by, watch the movie, and enjoy some tasty snacks and beverages. Be sure to bring a blanket, some chairs, or whatever you need to make your outdoor movie experience as comfortable as possible! We look forward to seeing you there! Call us at 541.284.4333 or email info@opheliasplace.net to let us know if you plan to attend.

Summer Camps

Ages 12-18
Monday, Aug 23 – Thursday, Aug 26
3-5 pm
Register by Monday, Aug 16
Come join us at Ophelia’s Place as we open our doors and get ready to celebrate GirlCon 2021! Over this 4-day workshop, we’ll celebrate our love for cons, cosplay, fandom, anime, and more. Each day will have new and exciting content:
Monday: Make Your Own Merch
Tuesday: DIY Anime Masks
Wednesday: Wig Styling Tips and Tricks
Thursday: FanFic 101
Everything you need will be provided by OP, and no previous experience is required. Registration is required and there is limited space available. Call at 541.284.4333 or email info@opheliasplace.net to sign up. This workshop is on-site at our Eugene location. All staff and attendees will be required to wear masks during the entirety of camp.
If ConCamp sounds like fun, check out GirlCon!

To register for an activity or book an orientation,
call at 541-284-4333 or email info@opheliasplace.net.