LIU Post Youth Camps

Located in Brookville, New York on the beautiful LIU Post campus of Long Island University, LIU Post Youth Camps is proud to offer four different camp programs to you.

Coed. 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. with extended After Camp till 6:00 p.m. (ages 5-16)
Choose a 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, or 8-week program: June 29th – August 21, 2015

Grouped By Age:
Discovery, ages 5 to 7; Adventure, ages 8 to 9; Explore, ages 10 to 11;
Pioneer, ages 12-14 (Pioneers take weekly day trips.)
Leaders-in-training (LIT), age 15; Counselor-in-training (CIT), age 16

Our beautiful facility has many large buildings with air-conditioned classrooms, a recreation facility with an amazing indoor swimming pool, nature trails, cooking labs, state of the art computer labs, and grassy playing fields. We also offer specialty programs such as Horseback Riding, Post’s Got Talent, Cheerleading Camp, and an Academic Enrichment Program.

3 week program: July 27th – August 14, 2015
Youth Chorus: Grades 1-4
Chorus: Grades 5-12
Band: Grades 5-12

Campers will choose a Major Performing Group and three elective courses to participate in.  At the end of the three weeks, there will be a Summer Concert Series, which all campers should attend.

Coed. 9:00 a.m.-3:30p.m. with extended After Camp till 6:00p.m. (ages 5-14)
Choose any or all days: February 16, 17, 18, 19, 20 or April 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Who said camp is just for the summer? At LIU Post we offer camp during the school vacation when your child is off from school but you are not off from work.

LIU Post Youth Camps offers programs on Saturday mornings in the Winter and Spring. Program hours are from 9-11 a.m. Our program directors are New York State teachers or professionals in their program field.  Each program is a 10-session class with all supplies included.

Winter Program:
PROGRAMS: Algebra, Beginning Sign Language, Creative Writing, Dance Studies, Drama, and Handbells
Program Dates: January 10, 17, 24, 31; February 7, 14, 21, 28; March 7, 14
Spring Program:
PROGRAMS: Beginning Sign Language, Creative Writing, ELA Prep Course, Jazz Improvisation, Jr. Musical Theatre, and Yoga
Program Dates: March 21, 28; April 4, 11, 18, 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Additional Information:

LIU Post Campus – Winnick Center
10:00a.m. – 12:00p.m. on the following Saturdays
December 13; January 17; January 31; February 14; February 28; March 14; March 28; April 11; April 25


LIU Post Camp Office
720 Northern Blvd
Brookville, NY 11548-1300


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Call for a tour of our beautiful facility with air-conditioned classrooms, recreation facility with indoor swimming pool, nature trails, state of the art computer labs, cooking labs, and grassy playing fields.

Meet the Camp Director

Nickolette Kacharaba (B.A., State University of New York Stony Brook; M.S., Advanced Certificate, LIU Post) has been a part of the LIU Post Youth Camps since 2003. She became director in 2010. She joins LIU full-time after having taught in public and private school for 12 years. Nickolette has been an active member of NAfME, NYSSMA and both Nassau and Suffolk County Music Education Associations. Nickolette's dedication and experiences as a music teacher and LIU Post Youth Camp staff member have helped children and teens thrive in school and their personal lives.