Long Island Camps and Summer Programs for Kids

Long Island Camps and Summer Programs for Kids

February 16, 2017   |   DIRECTORY ARTICLES   


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UPDATED February 2017: The best Long Island day camps and specialty camps are here! Whether your child is interested in dance, theater, martial arts, gymnastics, sports, or other specialty camps, or you're looking for academic summer programs, you'll find what you're looking for in our comprehensive guide to camps and summer programs in Nassau County, Long Island. Our guide includes Nassau day camps, specialty camps, sleepaway camps, and outings for campers and families in Hicksville, Melville, Great Neck, Roslyn and the rest of Nassau County, NY. We also have Suffolk day camps, specialty camps, sleepaway camps, and outings in Northport, Oyster Bay, and all over Suffolk County, Long Island.

CAMPS-DAY

YMCA OF LONG ISLAND
855-2YMCALI (962254)
YMCA East Hampton RECenter
631-329-6884
YMCA at Glen Cove
516-671-8270
Great South Bay YMCA
631-665-4255
YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts
631-969-1101
Huntington YMCA
631-421-4242
Patchogue Family YMCA
631-891-1800
Brookhaven Roe YMCA Center
YMCA Family Services
*Counseling
631-580-7777


Email tamar.simpson@ymcali.org

CAMP EAST WOODS
31 Yellow Cote Drive, Oyster Bay
516-922-4400

Camp East Woods offers special experiences for campers ages 2-15. With easy access from dozens of North Shore towns (Nassau and Suffolk), our camp is truly affordable. Our facilities, located on 46-acres, offer rain or shine accommodations: two gymnasiums, theatre stage, art studio, woodworking shop, cooking facilities, air-conditioned lunch room, science and computer labs, library, nurse's office, athletic fields, two pools, and a playground.

CAMPS 'R' US
Locations in Baldwin, Bellmore, Farmingdale, Hicksville, Syosset, Valley Stream, and West Islip, ,
516-935-CAMP (2267)
Email info@campsrus.org

At Camps 'R' Us, we provide families with the most safe, fun, and affordable summer day camp experience available. Our award-winning camp programs offer children ages 3-15 years, a diverse summer experience, including sports, arts and crafts, gaming, swimming, bowling, trips, and special events. Our premier facilities, top-notch staff, and unique affordability have earned us the reputation as one of the best summer camps on Long Island.

COUNTRYSIDE MONTESSORI SCHOOL
354 Lakeville Road, lower level, Great Neck
516-466-8422
Email info@cmsgn.com

Countryside Montessori school runs a summer camp during July and August for children ages 18 months-6 years. Camp has weekly themes that revolve around the projects and discussions the children have. Toddlers have play-based mornings spent in our playground. Primary (ages 3 years and older) spends part of the mornings doing academics then spends afternoons in the playground while toddlers nap. Camp is a great way to acclimate your child to a school environment. Please contact us for information on enrollment at 516-466-8422 or info@cmsgn.com.

FUTURE STARS SUMMER CAMPS-NASSAU
The College at Old Westbury, Old Westbury
516-876-3490
Farmingdale State College
2350 Broadhollow Road
Farmingdale

St. Joseph’s College
155 West Roe Blvd.
Patchogue


Future Stars Summer Camps offer weekly Sports, STEAM, and Specialty camp programs at three outstanding collegiate locations (The College at Old Westbury, Farmingdale State College, and St Joseph's College Patchogue). Programs are offered to boys and girls entering kindergarten-ninth grade. Future Stars programs help campers improve their skills in their chosen activities and a balanced day ensures the perfect blend of instruction and fun. Stop by open house events to view the facilities, meet the staff, and take advantage of enrollment savings. See you in the summer!

KENWAL DAY CAMP
100 Drexel Ave., Melville
631-694-3399

Kenwal Day Camp is situated on 20 magnificent acres, and has the finest facilities and equipment, to ensure every camper hours of fun, exploration, and excitement. Our philosophy is based on a very simple yet profound statement made by one of our younger campers to his parent: "I didn't win, but I did my best." This positive attitude is exactly what Camp Kenwal is all about! Our aim is to provide an atmosphere filled with memories that your child-and you-will share and cherish forever.

KIDS COUNTRY DAY CAMP
37 Crystal Brook Hollow Road, Mount Sinai
631-331-5351

10 acres of indoor and outdoor adventure, sports, activities, and special events. Children ages 3-12 take part in more than 40 fun exciting activities including field and court sports, arts and crafts, dance, karate, talent show, giant water slide, sprinkler park, pedal karts, challenge course, and more. Camp program runs for eight weeks excluding July 4 holiday. Various combinations of weeks and days available. Activity hours are 9am–4pm. Extended care from 7am–6pm. Rates include lunch, snack, refreshments, towel service, arts and crafts and activity materials, sports equipment, two camp shirts, and accident insurance.

LONG ISLAND LUTHERAN DAY SCHOOL
106 Vernon Valley Road, East Northport
631-754-4424 x224
Email admissions@ludaynorthport.org

A program for children who are interested in meeting new friends and exploring new worlds. Our Three-year-old, Pre-K, and Kindergarten programs are centered on discovery, movement, and “hands on” activities that are essential elements for learning in young children. Our program is a balance between active involvements, periods of free play, and structured activities. Children are grouped according to grade level and will rotate through structured activities such as art class, playground activities, and music time. Our Next Generation G.I.F.T. program offers a STEAM focus.

LONG ISLAND VOYAGER'S DAY CAMP
516-238-4586
Email livoyagersdaycamp@gmail.com

Long Island Voyager’s Day Camp offers an exciting, action-packed, and safe summer experience for your child. We offer free transportation in Suffolk and Nassau counties. Our activities include swimming, sports, arts and crafts, laser tag, bowling, horseback riding, talent shows, and movies, plus trips to Splish Splash, Adventureland, Mets and Yankees games, the Long Island Children’s Museum, iMax theatres, Bronx Zoo, Fire Island, Bayville Adventure Park, and mini golf. Our staff is CPR-, first aid-, and AED-certified. Lifeguards and nurse on staff and licensed. Call for early registration discounts.

M.A.T.S.S. KID'S GYM & EARLY CHILDCARE EDUCATION CENTER
2629 Grand Ave.
Bellmore
516-221-1330
171 Eileen Way
Syosset
516-496-7765


Email corporate@matsskidsgym.com

Join us for “A Camp for all Seasons” this summer! The program runs from June 27-Aug. 19, one to eight weeks (ages 18 months to 12 years). Weekly “seasonal” themes, specialties, and field trips are offered as well as daily arts and crafts, music and movement, and gym time, with lunch included. We have fully air-conditioned classrooms, spacious gyms, and playgrounds with water play. Also available are early-care and after-care service, infant and toddler classes, and MADScience program on premises (ages 5-11). NYS-certified, and CPR- and first aid-certified. Discounts available. Call for a tour appointment. Discover M.A.T.S.S.-A Rainbow of Programs Under One Roof!

OASIS AT TULLY PARK
Michael J. Tully Park ,
718-596-4900
Michael J. Tully Park
1801 Evergreen Ave.
New Hyde Park


Email tullypark@oasischildren.com

Give your child a summer full of fun with Oasis Summer Camps! Here at Oasis we offer three different types of summer camps; a traditional summer day camp program for children between the ages of five and eleven, Early Start Imagination Camp for pre-K campers ages 3-5, and a program called Teen Travel, which is designed for young adventurers going into the seventh, eighth, or ninth grades. In all of our programs, daily activities and trips are centered on creative and performing arts, outdoor education, swimming, athletics, and team-building.

OASIS ON THE SOUND
718-596-4900
2017 Camp open house
Port Washington Senior Center
80 Manorhaven Blvd., Manorhaven


Email onthesound@oasischildren.com

Oasis Camp offers programs for children 3 years to sixth grade! With facilities in Manhattan, Queens, Long Island, Westchester, and New Jersey, Oasis features mature staff with low camper-to-staff ratio and a warm environment where kids can participate in activities tailored to their interests. The Early Start camp for kids 3 years to kindergarten offers sports, daily Red Cross swim, arts, dance, theater, and a Ready for September enrichment program. The Traditional Camp (first-sixth grades) provides campers with sports, crafts, theater, dance, and Red Cross Swim. Teen Travel has daily trips, team building, and overnights.

OLD WESTBURY SUMMER CAMP
25 Store Hill Road, Old Westbury
516-626-9268

Old Westbury Summer Camp is located on 14 quiet, beautiful wooded acres. This program is designed to create an atmosphere where children can enjoy a safe, fun, and exciting summer experience. Our camp offers something for every child. We offer multiple discounts, flexible scheduling, bus transportation, and each child receives Red Cross-certified swim instruction daily. “Price freeze”-pay 2015 tuition for summer 2016! Open houses: Feb. 27, March 12, 20, April 10, 23, or May 7, from 11am-1pm, or set up a private tour. For more information contact: oldwestburysummercamp.org.

PORTLEDGE SUMMER ADVENTURES
355 Duck Pond Road, Locust Valley
516-750-3104
Email mworth@portledge.org

Portledge Summer Adventures offers programs for children ages 2-16 including, art classes, performance in the play The Wizard of Oz, sports, sciences, rocketry, anatomy, sports medicine, geology, robotics, fashion design, sewing, and an extensive early childhood program-something for everyone! Join us Sat. Feb. 25 from 11am-1pm for an open house. Sample activities, meet teachers, and tour campus. For more information contact mworth@portledge.org.

PRIME TIME EARLY LEARNING CENTER
270 Airport Plaza , Farmingdale
631-777-9090

Our Farmingdale Summer Camp offers children the same benefits of the large outdoor camps, but with the safety and security of our year-round childcare facility right in your back yard. Each camp week provides a theme for summer learning incorporating music, arts and crafts, exciting field trips, and swimming. Our flexible hours and schedule include before- and after-care beyond the regular camp schedule of 9am-5pm, with three- and five-day options. You can sign up for one week or the entire summer.

ST. PATRICK YOUTH COMMUNITY
St. Patrick Church, Smithtown
631-724-1261
Email spyouth@optonline.net

Camp St Patrick now celebrates more than 28 years of safe, summer fun. With one of the best counselor-to- camper ratios, we pride ourselves as one of the safest camps in Suffolk County. Coed programs for ages 3-15. Travel to various spots on the Island, with affordable two-, three-, or five-day options. Before care begins at 7:30am, camp hours from 9am-4pm, and after-care until 6pm. We offer flexible camp schedules, from one-seven weeks. Sports camps, Vacation Bible School, and other options are also available.

WEST HILLS DAY CAMP
21 Sweet Hollow Road, Huntington
631-427-6700
Email info@westhillsdaycamp.com

West Hills Day Camp is a long standing member of the American Camp Association, ensuring you the highest standards in camping. Located on 18 magnificent acres, secured for your child’s complete protection. With seven filtered and heated pools, our campers get daily American Red Cross swim instruction and time to enjoy the pools and our giant flume slide (“Big Blue”). Other amazing activities include an updated challenge course, zip lines, ATV’s, soccer, basketball, baseball, hockey, lacrosse, yoga, Zumba, martial arts, ceramics, wood-working, digital photography, fishing and boating!

CAMPS-OUTINGS

@ PLAY AMUSEMENTS
229 NY-110 , Farmingdale
631-815-5355
Email info@playamusement.com

Bring your campers to the newly renovated @Play Amusement this summer—Long Island’s favorite indoor amusement park! Campers of all ages can explore 40,000-square-feet of safe, clean, climate-controlled fun. @Play provides your campers with 92 arcade games, inflatables, bumper cars, roller coaster, a carousel, disco room, and laser tag! Campers will never get bored as they enjoy going from one activity to the next. @Play is easily accessible from Nassau, Suffolk, and the five boroughs of New York. Call and register your camp today for an outing your campers will never forget.

SMITHTOWN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
2 E. Main St., Smithtown
631-724-3700
Email boxoffice@smithtownpac.org

Smithtown Performing Arts Kids Productions provide our young aspiring performers the opportunity to wow and learn at the same time. The shows are selected to entertain adults and kids alike. The fully staged musicals have been a staple in our schedule for the last eight years. As children enjoy camp, keep their weekends full with live entertainment at the Smithtown Performing Arts Canter. See the complete schedule at smithtownpac.org and call 631-724-3700.

CAMPS-SERVICES FOR CAMPERS

PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY OF SUFFOLK COUNTY
2171 Jericho Turnpike, Suite 145, Commack
631-486-6364
3237 Route 112, Building 6, Suite 7B, Medford
631-320-0880


Email mikeioannou@hotmail.com

Dr. Michael Ioannou, a native of Suffolk County, received his dental degree at the University of Connecticut-School of Dental Medicine, with a residency in pediatric dentistry from Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center. A friendly, patient dentist, Dr. Ioannou strives to make visiting the dentist a fun experience, all while providing exceptional dental care. He uses excellent behavioral management approaches, a child-friendly environment (TV and cartoons in all treatment rooms), and he sings to the patients! Dr. Ioannou currently participates with most insurance companies and has convenient evening and Saturday office hours.

PEDIATRIC IMMEDIATE CARE
698 Manhattan Ave., Brooklyln
718-389-PEDS (7337)
150 E. Sunrise Highway, Suite 105, North Lindenhurst
631-956-PEDS (7337)
1077 W. Jericho Turnpike, Smithtown
631-864-PEDS (7337)


Pediatric Immediate Care is a team of hearts where kids come first. State-of-the-art medical office equipment allows us to deliver your test results during your visit. Kid-friendly; walk-ins welcome; most insurance plans accepted. Complete pediatric and adolescent care, as well as baby, camp, school, and sports physicals. Certified urgent care recommended by Urgent Care Association of America. Thirty years of dedication to our patients. The offices are open seven days a week including holidays, 8am-11pm.

CAMPS-SLEEPAWAY

CAMP CLIO
Held at Camp Claire, Lyme, CT and Middlesex County Camp, Moodus, CT,
212-472-5207


Camp Clio and our new Camp Clio Teen offer a unique experience for adopted children (ages 9-12) and teens (ages 13-17). Camp Clio campers and counselors, (themselves adopted and serving as role models), share the intimacy and safety of being with other adopted friends, providing the opportunity to share feelings and adoption stories with others who understand adoption without explanation because they are “just like me”–all in a fun camp environment. Camp Clio Teen: June 25–July 7. Camp Clio youth: July 2-22. Campers may come for one or more sessions. Scholarships available.

CAMP HUNTINGTON
56 Bruceville Road, High Falls
855-707-2267
Email dfalk@camphuntington.com

Camp Huntington, a co-ed, residential summer camp for children and young adults with autism and related developmental and learning disabilities, ADD; ability levels: mild to moderate-severe. Located in High Falls, New York in the beautiful Catskill Mountain region, the camp provides therapeutically and instructionally designed recreation programs, in summer and certain weekends during the year. Programs offer structured daily activities designed to be safe, learning-based, fun, and rewarding. Positive reinforcement motivates children to be happy and participate meaningfully. Activities encourage improvement in self-management and independence, and advancement in social and life skills. camphuntington.com.

CAMPS-SPECIALTY

ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS
425 Oser Ave., Hauppauge
631-273-8426

Artistic Gymnastics’ summer program offers a fun and exciting gymnastics experience. Our safety-certified instructors help your child build strength and endurance while learning new skills. Our 2016 summer program offers a very flexible schedule. Your child can attend either two-hour, three-hour, or five-hour classes, one to four days per week. You set the schedule, based on your week-to-week plans. Our goal is to make every child feel special. From our winning competitive team to our mommy-assisted classes, you will see the difference with Artistic Gymnastics.

CAMP CLIO
Held at Camp Claire, Lyme, CT and Middlesex County Camp, Moodus, CT,
212-472-5207


Camp Clio and our new Camp Clio Teen offer a unique experience for adopted children (ages 9-12) and teens (ages 13-17). Camp Clio campers and counselors, (themselves adopted and serving as role models), share the intimacy and safety of being with other adopted friends, providing the opportunity to share feelings and adoption stories with others who understand adoption without explanation because they are “just like me”–all in a fun camp environment. Camp Clio Teen: June 25–July 7. Camp Clio youth: July 2-22. Campers may come for one or more sessions. Scholarships available.

CAMP HUNTINGTON
56 Bruceville Road, High Falls
855-707-2267
Email dfalk@camphuntington.com

Camp Huntington, a co-ed, residential summer camp for children and young adults with autism and related developmental and learning disabilities, ADD; ability levels: mild to moderate-severe. Located in High Falls, New York in the beautiful Catskill Mountain region, the camp provides therapeutically and instructionally designed recreation programs, in summer and certain weekends during the year. Programs offer structured daily activities designed to be safe, learning-based, fun, and rewarding. Positive reinforcement motivates children to be happy and participate meaningfully. Activities encourage improvement in self-management and independence, and advancement in social and life skills. camphuntington.com.

COLD SPRING HARBOR FISH HATCHERY & AQUARIUM
1660 Route 25A, Cold Spring Harbor
516-692-6768
Email steved@cshfha.org

Give your young explorer a summer surrounded by nature. Encourage their love of science with our weeklong outdoor nature camps. Summer fun at a great price! Close Encounters (kindergarten) offers outdoor games, arts and crafts. Kids will enjoy Curious Naturalist (first-second grades), Field Explorers (third-fifth), Junior Biologists (sixth-eighth). Prepare to get wet and muddy! Expeditions to nearby salt marsh, ponds, and woodlands. Turtle Trackers, Fly Fishing, and Outdoor Photography. One-three day camps are available. For more info visit our website cshfha.org or call 516-692-6768.

DESTINATION SCIENCE - THE FUN SCIENCE DAY CAMP FOR CURIOUS KIDS 5 TO 11!
multiple locations in Westchester, Nassau, and Suffolk Counties,
888-909-2822
Special Offer: Enroll in February and save $70 a week!


Hey Kids! Build a robot, create a Mars Rover, explore the science behind roller coasters, solve a mystery, build and demolish mechanical contraptions, design a Mars colony, and discover in our mad chemistry lab. DS kids experience “Aha!” moments of understanding, creativity, and curiosity while engineering, building, experimenting, and playing with astonishing gadgets and fantastic gizmos. Our top notch, enthusiastic educators and leaders make STEM learning an adventure! 2017 Topics: Robotic Mystery Camp, Crazy Contraption and Demolition Camp, Coaster Science and Mad Chemistry Camp, Journey Into Space, and Movie Making Camp!

DIGITAL MEDIA ACADEMY
866-656-3342
Concordia College, Bronxville
Marymount Manhattan College, Manhattan
NYU, Manhattan


Email info@digitalmediaacademy.org

Digital Media Academy tech camps jump-start young imaginations and help kids and teens pursue their creative dreams while teaching them important STEM concepts. From game design to app development, animation to photography, filmmaking to music production, and everything in between, students (6-17) have the opportunity to tackle today's coolest tech topics! Learn by doing! Project-based one-week camps and two-week academies provide students with the confidence to pursue a future in technology. Take charge of tech this summer and #CreateTheNext with DMA!

EYE LEVEL
ONLY Williston for MAR
Eye Level of Williston Park
61 Hillside Ave., Williston Park
516-747-7700
Eye Level of Port Washington
59 Main St., 2nd Floor, Port Washington
516-472-7575
Eye Level of Hicksville
760 S.Boadway, Hicksville
516-597-5300
Eye Level of Malverne
304 Hempstead Ave., Malverne
516-341-0625


Email malverne@myeyelevel.com

Avoid summer brain drain! The National Summer Learning Association explains that students can lose two to three months of learned material over the summer. Programs like Eye Level place a high importance on fun and positive experiences for students. Summer work doesn’t have to mean hours of endless worksheets completed alone. Our members are passionate about our program and their work, while being devoted to your children. Summer classes at Eye Level will benefit your child not only by helping to prevent loss of knowledge, but will allow them to gain knowledge for the new school year!

FAMILY CENTER FOR AUTISM (THE)
1517 Franklin Ave., Garden City
516-355-9400
Email info@familycenterforautism.org

The Family Center for Autism: Where life-changing moments happen. Simple moments can be life changing ones for people with autism. These moments happen every day at the Family Center for Autism in Garden City. Long Island’s first venue offering a lifespan of services to people with autism and a lifeline to their families, the center’s new Summer Gap Camp provides awesome experiences and social enrichment–in one-week programs–to kids age 5 and older, teens and adults age 23 and younger. Call 516-355-9400 or visit familycenterforautism.org.

GATEWAY PERFORMING ARTS CENTER OF SUFFOLK COUNTY (THE)
215 S. Country Road, Bellport
631-286-1133

Since 1950, The Gateway has been Long Island’s home for high-quality arts education–both Robert Duvall and Gene Hackman began their careers here. More than 300 students each year, from Montauk to Manhattan, receive professional-level training at The Gateway School for the Performing Arts. The focus at Gateway is on providing training that will build technique while working towards a production. Whether it’s audition techniques, scene study, improvisation, or character development, students learn from professional teachers in a fun and social environment!

GERSH ACADEMY AT WEST HILLS DAY CAMP
21 Sweet Hollow Road, Huntington
631-427-6700
Email info@westhillsdaycamp.com

A special program for special children. Gersh Academy, with over 10 years of experience operating schools for children with special needs, and West Hills Day Camp with over 60 years of experience in camping have joined forces to provide the ultimate summer camp program for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other related neurobiological disorders. Your child will have fun in a safe, nurturing environment that facilitates social skills and promotes personal growth under the supervision of fully qualified professionals.

GOLD COAST SPORTS ACADEMY
C.W. Post, Michael J. Tully Park (New Hyde Park) , Harbor Links, Sag Harbor (Mashashimuet Park), Montauk Downs (Montauk Downs State Park), and East Hampton (East Hampton Tennis Club).,
Email steve@goldcoastsportsacademy.com

GCSA is a member of the Oasis Children’s Day Camps family of camps. GCSA, launching in the summer of 2016, takes all the professional experience and know-how developed over the last sixteen years about summer camp and combines it with world-class professional sports training. We have partnered with premier professional athletes to develop the most sophisticated state of the art training methodology to bring to our camper-athletes. GCSA Summer Sports Academy is for boys, girls, and teens ages 5-16.

GREEN VALE SCHOOL
250 Valentine's Lane, Old Brookville
516-621-2420

The Green Vale School is pleased to host the following summer camps in 2016: No Limit Boys Lacrosse Camp (July 11-15), Chess Camp (July 18-29), New York Yankees Baseball Camp (Aug. 1-12). Please visit greenvaleschool.org for details about each camp. For questions, please call 516-621-2420.

ID TECH CAMPS
More than 150 prestigious locations nationwide,
1-844-788-1858


Email info@idtech.com

iD Tech Camps held at Adelphi, NYIT, Manhattanville College, NYU, MIT, and more. Code, game, and create at the world’s No. 1 summer technology camp! Students ages 6–18 will learn to code apps, design video games, mod Minecraft, engineer robots, discover cyber security, explore VR, and print 3D models. Join more than 275,000 alumni and learn from top instructors! Register at idtech.com/suffolk.

LIU POST CENTER FOR GIFTED YOUTH
LIU Post, Brookville
516-299-2160
Email vera.savino@LIU.EDU

The Long Island University program for gifted children was established in 1979 in response to the increasing recognition of society’s special responsibilities for children with demonstrably superior intellectual ability. The LIU Center for Gifted Youth brings together two important elements of education for the gifted: extraordinary teachers recruited from leading schools in the metropolitan area; and university-level facilities. These two factors, combined with an administrative and psychological team schooled in the needs of gifted children, give the program at LIU Post unique strengths in producing positive benefits for young people admitted to the program.

LONG ISLAND HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS
239 Cold Spring Road, Syosset
516-622-5678

The Long Island High School for the Arts offers a four-week Summer Arts Academy in July that promises to be a rewarding experience for all aspiring artists, sixth through 12th grade. The program offers students professional-level classes designed to provide challenging artistic opportunities with other talented students, taught by professional practicing artists. Choose from Dance, Music, Filmmaking, Theater, and Visual Arts. For more information, please visit nassauboces.org/lihsa after March 1 or call 516-622-5678.

MAD SCIENCE OF LONG ISLAND
Call for locations throughout Long Island:
855-264-1672


Email info@madscienceli.com

Mad Science will have children experiencing science in a whole new light this summer with fun and interactive activities. The camps will be running throughout Long Island with weekly full-day and half-day themed sessions such as Eureka!, Robots & Reactions, Robot Engineers, Advanced Robotics, Junior Robotics, Science in Motion, Flight Academy, Detective Academy, Forensic Science, Crazy Chemworks, NASA Space Explorers, and Brixology.

MATHNASIUM LEARNING CENTERS
1759 Grand Ave., Baldwin
516-544-2525
414 Central Ave., Cedarhurst
516-569-1500
11 Great Neck Road, Great Neck
516-482-MATH (6284)
661 Old Country Road, Plainview
516-881-7997
1003 Jericho Turnpike, New Hyde Park 516-616-MATH (6284)
217A Mineola Ave., Roslyn Heights 516-484-MATH (6284)


Do you want your child to avoid the “summer slide?” Summer is a great time to catch up on math and get ahead! In our relaxed, homework-free environment, Mathnasium enables kids to focus on sharpening their mental math skills. Instead of the dreaded “summer slide,” Mathnasium students develop and maintain the knowledge and confidence needed to hit the ground running when school begins in the fall. Mathnasium is a learning center where kids go to catch up, keep up, or get ahead in math. Programs run year-round for kids of all ages.

MKSA, L.L.C.
125 E. Bethpage Road, Suite 5, Plainview
516-731-5588
Email info@mksallc.com

MKSA L.L.C., is a leader in providing services to children with developmental delays. We use a successful combination of therapeutic services and family involvement to address each child’s needs and provide the support necessary to ensure individual success. Special groups focusing on behavior, language, movement, and social skills are available throughout summer in our Plainview facility. For information, call 516-731-5588. Visit us at mksallc.com, on Facebook, or on Twitter @mksallc.

MUSIC INSTITUTE OF LONG ISLAND
90 Community Reformed Church P.O. Box 119, Manhasset
516-627-7052
Email miligirls@aol.com

Now in our 27th year, Music Institute of Long Island voted No. 1 "Best Music School On The North Shore 2016.” Programs include violin, viola, cello, guitar, piano, voice, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, and tuba. Instructions in traditional and Suzuki methods for ages 3-99, beginner-advanced. MILI offers: Chamber Music, Theory, Sight Reading, NYSSMA, and College Audition Preparation. Performances eight times annually at Lincoln Center, Steinway Hall, Carnegie Hall, and for charities. First prize music competition winners, soloists with orchestras. MILI-"Educating the Next Generation of Great Musicians." Outstanding faculty. Spring, summer, and fall semesters.

MUSIC TOGETHER
Various locations
Find the location near you


While the big kids are at camp this summer, have some music-making fun with your little ones. Once a week for six weeks, you’ll sing, dance, and play with your baby, toddler, or preschooler during your summer Music Together class. Each session includes a CD set and songbook so you can continue the fun at home with the rest of the family. Find a location near you in Queens or Long Island at musictogetherli-queens.com

OHMAN SCHOOL OF BALLET
60 Calvert Ave., Commack
631-462-6266
Email office@ohmanballet.com

Summer Dance-In its 37th year, the Ohman School of Ballet was founded by Frank Ohman, former soloist of NYC Ballet and is one of the few remaining direct links to legendary George Balanchine. Offering a two-week summer dance intensive as well as a six-week summer evening program. The school opens its doors to all students who wish to study classical ballet and also serves as a training ground for promising young dancers. It is a nonprofit, non-recital facility with three spacious studios and convenient location.

PICASSO KIDZ, CREATIVE ART STUDIO FOR CHILDREN
72 Broadway, Greenlawn
631-261-5500
Email picassokidzart@gmail.com

Picasso Kidz offers engaging, educational and fun art camps for children of all ages. We offer weekly thematic camps that focus on specific art themes for the duration of the week. Camps are 2½ hours a day, morning or afternoon sessions, Monday-Friday. We supply all materials and smocks. Camps are taught by NYS-certified art teachers. Sign your child up for one of our many creative camps such as "Portraits through Art History," "Exploring Sculpture," "Bookmaking,” "Optical Art,” and Matisse Mania.” We offer sibling and multi-camp discounts.

READING/WRITING LEARNING CLINIC AT THE JOAN AND ARNOLD SALTZMAN COMMUNITY SERVICES CENTER OF HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY (THE)
131 Hofstra University,
516-463-5805

Located at Hofstra University, The Reading/Writing Learning Clinic at the Joan and Arnold Saltzman Community Services Center is dedicated to providing literacy support to children and youth in a safe and supportive environment. Each class–taught by New York state-certified teachers-incorporates students’ experiences with literacy in innovative ways to help them develop their strengths as readers and writers. Personalized consultations offer parents advice about how to support their child’s literacy growth. Individual or small group instruction is available. Evaluations are conducted by appointment only.

ROBOMINDTECH S.T.E.M. EDUCATION CENTER
185-10A Union Turnpike, Fresh Meadows
718-264-ROBO (7626)
Nassau Jan.:
RoboMindTech
25 Cuttermill Road, #4
Great Neck, 11021
516-418-6101
Nassau:
Premier Education Center/RoboMindTech
575 Jericho Turnpike,
Jericho
718-264-7626
MPM Math Center
25 Cuttermill Road No.4
Greatneck
robomindtech@gmail.com
718-264-7626, 516-418-6102


Email robomindtech@gmail.com

Build a Lego® amusement park ride or play sports in the Robot Olympics! Channel your child’s creative energy into exciting projects in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) with our unique, hands-on curriculum. Home to NYC FIRST Lego® League and National World Robot Olympiad Champions, RoboMindTech is an award-winning STEM education center that inspires young minds with engineering. From robotics, video game design, and coding to Lego® creative play, we offer a variety of immersive weeklong summer camps and after camp studios. Call to RSVP for our open house!

RSM RUSSIAN SCHOOL OF MATHEMATICS
322 Port Washington Blvd. , Port Washington
516-551-6428
2115 Benson Ave., Brooklyn, NY 516-551-6428, brooklyn@russianschool.com


Email masha.rifkin@russianschool.com, portwashington@russianschool.com

Research shows that on average, students regress one month in their scores and ability over the summer. The Russian School of Mathematics offers a summer math program that is designed to allow students of elementary and middle school age to advance in math over the summer. Our courses are designed to strengthen the fundamentals of math in elementary school levels and to empower students for the challenges of high school math as they get older. We are dedicated to helping students realize their full mathematical potential. summermath.info.

SMITHTOWN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
2 E. Main St., Smithtown
631-724-3700
Email boxoffice@smithtownpac.org

Smithtown Center for the Performing Arts’ Summer Camp 2017 is an intensive theatre training program for ages 7-18. It is designed to give all students, novices, and seasoned performers alike, the opportunity to participate in the theatre experience. Each three-week camp session will be spent rehearsing the showcase or on topics related to the showcase and some days working on theatre projects. All campers in each session will take part in a showcase, a trip to see a selected Broadway Show, lunch, and transportation. The cost is $1,050 per session.

SPORTIME SUMMER CAMPS
Several locations in Nassau, Suffolk, Manhattan, and Westchester ,
888-698-3664
Email camps@sportimeny.com

SPORTIME’s Summer Camps offer children ages 3-16 a great combination of sports instruction and games, swimming, arts and crafts, and exciting special events. Camp activities include age- and level-appropriate tennis, soccer, softball, basketball, flag football, and floor hockey. Campers learn fundamental skills, participate in competitive drills and tournaments, learn game strategies, and receive individualized attention—all in a fun, safe, nurturing environment. Specialized camps for tennis, volleyball, and hockey are also available at select locations. Visit us at sportimecamps.com, call 888-698-3664, or email camps@sportimeny.com to find the perfect camp for your child.

THE LANGUAGE WORKSHOP FOR CHILDREN AND MORE AT SWC ENRICHMENT CENTER.
Manhattan, Upper East Side, and Manhasset, LI,
212-628-2700
Email info@thibauttechnique.com

LWFC camps blend Francois Thibaut's enriching, time-tested method with immersion, top-notch materials, emotional reinforcement, native speaking teachers, and stimulating activities. Students magically learn French, Spanish, Italian, or Chinese in a happy, boisterous, immersive environment filled with exciting, age-appropriate action games, humorous visual aids, original vocabulary-building songs, arts and crafts, hands-on projects, enriched play, Professor Toto Time, costume days, celebrations, baking, and the LWFC's famous vocabulary-building songs. If your child's birthday falls during a week that he's in camp, just send a cake or cupcakes, and we'll do the rest!

TUMBLING TUNES
212 Laurel Road, East Northport
631-697-0140
Email tumblingtunes@gmail.com

We encourage high self-esteem through an energetic and fun, yet safe, environment. We offer music and gymnastics, art, and enrichment classes, as well as birthday parties, open play, and drop-off for children 6 months through 8 years. During our summer session we offer music and gymnastics camp, and gymnastics, art, and science camp. Camps can be reserved by the day or week, and are for children ages 2½-8. Sibling, Stroller Strides, and North Shore Mama discounts are available. All classes are led by New York state-certified early childhood education teacher Kerry Anastasi.

UNLIMITED SPORTS ACTION
30 Beechwood Ave., Port Washington
516-767-7675
Email info@unlimitedsportsaction.com

Day camp at Unlimited Sports Action gives your child the opportunity to play a variety of sports and fun-filled activities each day. Your child will have a unique opportunity to play and have fun with other campers the same age. Designed to inspire learning through a range of physical activities and games, our multi-sport summer camp offers a low-pressure, yet high-energy environment allowing your child to excel in a range of sports. These games and activities, combined with our professional coaching staff, ensure a great summer experience!

USDAN SUMMER CAMP FOR THE ARTS
185 Colonial Springs Road, Wheatley Heights
631-643-7900

Usdan Summer Camp of the Arts is the nation’s pre-eminent nonprofit arts day camp. TimeOut New York Kids declared Usdan a “Best Of” camp, and Usdan has been profiled in The New York Times and Time Magazine. Each day, 1,600 students, ages 6-18 years, travel to Usdan’s Wheatley Heights campus from all Long Island neighborhoods. Usdan offers 40 programs in music, art, theater, dance, writing, chess, and nature. Transportation to and from the camp is by air-conditioned buses. Three, four, or seven-week sessions are offered from June 27-August 12.

VILLAGE EAST GIFTED
Village East Gifted of Huntington, 33 Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station
631-549-2313
Village East Gifted of Roslyn, 216 Willis Ave., Roslyn Heights


Email info@villageeastgifted.com

Village East Gifted and Talented is an enrichment program for gifted students offering classes year-round for ages 3-18. Its summer program known as “Camp ThinkTank" offers three- and four-day workshops for participants in first-seventh grades. Using our trademarked teaching approach, the follow topics will be covered: Practical Mathematics, Engineering and Structural Design, BioMedical Studies, Culinary Science and Construction, Underwater Archaeology and The Art of Saponification, and Earthly Elements of Magic and Jeweled Artifacts. The workshop dates are July 5-8, July 12-15, Aug. 9-11, and Aug. 24-26. Multiple workshops and siblings discounts are available.

WORLD CLASS PERFORMANCE CENTER
1028A Old Country Road, Plainview
516-822-3903
Email wcpcdance@aol.com

At World Class Performance Center, we strive to shape the young dancer’s body and mind in a positive learning environment. Our staff is made up of professionals with a continuing study in dance education. We help each dancer reach individual goals, whether professional-driven or recreational. Dance should be both fun and motivating, and we like each dancer to take with them a lifetime of great memories.