UPDATED JUNE 2014: Search for the best summer activities for kids in Queens, NY. Our guide helps you choose from Queens kids classes, Queens summer camps, summer programs, activities near Queens, NY, and family excursions in the Queens and New York City area. NYMetroParents has your summer activities in Astoria, Flushing, Jamaica, Fresh Meadows, Kew Gardens, and the rest of Queens, NY.
SUMMER FUN – ACTIVITIES & EXCURSIONS – PRINT GUIDE
Brooklyn: COOKIE'S KIDS - THE KIDS' DEPARTMENT STORE 265 Livingston St. 718-797-3300 510 Fulton St. 718-797-3300 982 Flatbush Ave. 718-287-2300 Queens: 166-21 Jamaica Ave. (at 168th St.) 718-291-7700 Bronx: 1534 Westchester Ave. 718-991-9500 576 Melrose Ave. 718-585-0800
In preparation for summer, all Cookie’s Kids locations have increased their stock of lightweight active wear, swimwear, sandals, shorts, and more – everything a kid needs for sunny day fun. In addition to swimsuits, bikinis, trunks, and board shorts, Cookie’s Kids also carries swim goggles and other accessories to make days at the pool and beach a blast. Kids going away to camp can find a wide selection of technical outerwear and backpacks to suit their needs. All this, plus a wide selection of seasonal toys proves that Cookie’s Kids is fully prepared for summer fun.
354 Great Meadows Road, Route 611, Hope, NJ LAND OF MAKE BELIEVE 908-459-9000
The Number 1 Amusement Park in North Jersey is the Perfect Day Trip Destination! Our new ride, “Drop ‘N’ Twist,” will take you for the thrill of a lifetime! A magical amusement park and a pirate themed state of the art water park features short lines, free parking, low prices, and awesome family fun. Bring your own food and enjoy our beautiful picnic grove. Safe, wholesome family atmosphere is just minutes away. 2015 Grand Opening: Memorial Day Weekend (including Monday) Weekends in June: Open 10am-6pm daily, June 20 – September 7. Visit us on Facebook.
11 W. 53 St., New York MUSEUM OF MODERN ART (THE) 888-999-8861 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Museum of Modern Art offers children of all ages truly unique learning experiences while fostering a lifetime love of art and museums. MoMA’s Family Membership has consistently been rated one of the best family values in New York City, and provides both children and adults a year full of superb benefits, including unlimited free admission, membership cards for the whole family, award-winning educational programs, $5 guest passes, private member previews, and invitations to exclusive Little Member Mornings, the annual Family Festival, and the Summer 2015: Little Member Film Festival!
855-77-NYCFC (69232) NEW YORK CITY FC
Summer is almost here, and NYCFC’s season is in full swing. It’s the perfect time to take the entire family to a soccer match at Yankee Stadium.
Catching FIFA World Cup champion David Villa, USMNT star Mix Diskerud, and rising star Khiry Shelton in action will be an exciting time for the kids.
Every weekend in June, July, and August, you’ll be kicking off a lifetime of memories. Make it your goal to come and cheer on New York City’s first Major League Soccer team — show your blue colors.
47-01 111th St. (7 Train to 111th St.), Flushing Meadows-Corona Park
LEGO Fan Festival Brick Fest Live Comes to NYSCI June 20-28
The ultimate LEGO fan festival, Brick Fest Live, is coming to New York Hall of Science, in Queens, NY, June 20-28, 2015. Get inspired, educated, and entertained with millions of LEGO bricks and LEGO-inspired entertainment. Plus, visit NYSCI for Rocket Park Mini Golf, Science Playground, 3D movies and the opening of its groundbreaking new exhibit, Connected Worlds. NYSCI has the fun going all summer long!
43-50 Main St., Flushing QUEENS BOTANICAL GARDEN 718-886-3800 Email email@example.com
The Children's Garden, sponsored by HSBC, is a hands-on program for children ages 5-12 that teaches about plants, gardens, and nature while kids have fun playing in a beautiful environment. It’s the first “green” children’s program in Queens, and offers the opportunity to practice different sustainable gardening techniques such as composting, mulching, and learning about recycling. Queens Botanical Garden is an urban oasis where people, plants, and cultures are celebrated through inspiring gardens, innovative educational programs, and environmental stewardship.
NYC Arena, 91-12 144th Place, Queens THE ALLIANCE AUTO SHOW CHARITY EVENT AND FESTIVAL 718-690-8919 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Welcome to The Alliance Auto Show Charity Event & Family Festival 2015! New York's hottest custom cars and bikes on display! Live stage celebrity performances! Face painting, cotton candy, bouncy house, and much more! No school the next day, so bring the entire family. Live RC car drifting also available for the kids. Free admission for children younger than 5 years. See The Curly Fryz along with Brianna Leah from LAX to JFK live! Purchase tickets online at Eventbrite at autoshowfestival.eventbrite.com.
SUMMER FUN – PROGRAMS & CLASSES – PRINT GUIDE
Various locations; call for information or check us online, ALL MY CHILDREN DAYCARE AND NURSERY SCHOOL Brooklyn: 347-708-7827 Queens: 347-708-7827 Manhattan: 212-419-5416 Email email@example.com
At All My Children Summer Camp we offer a summer your child won't forget. Your child will have fun in the sun with water play, on site picnics, BBQs, music, yoga, art, baking, swimming, and much more. Off-site adventures to museums, skating, ponds, circus, rock climbing, and more. We provide breakfast, lunch, and snacks. Ages 3 months-6 years.
188-22 Union Turnpike, Fresh Meadows AMERICAN DANCE & DRAMA 718-479-8522
American Dance & Drama Studio is the original neighborhood school that was established more than 40 years ago at the same location. We offer quality teaching and an extremely professional staff, while maintaining a fun and exciting environment. Come visit our new, multi-level, hi-tech studios — the largest in Queens at 7,000 square feet! We offer classes for ages 2 through adults in all types of dance, as well as gymnastics, drama, Zumba, belly dance, and singing. Over the summer we offer both a flexible full- and half-day summer camp, as well as summer dance, drama, and vocal classes.
718-229-1368 ASIAN-AMERICAN COALITION FOR EDUCATION Camp Location: Francis Lewis High, Fresh Meadows Register at: 211-17 46th Road, Bayside
Asian American Coalition for Education is a long standing not-for-profit organization that is dedicated to providing enrichment programs to students through Saturday and Summer School. While academics are reinforced by state licensed teachers, there is an array of classes to provide a well rounded education. It is a widely popular local program and has won numerous awards. It is essential to families who have just settled in the US - a great way to immerse into the American educational system. We also provide one-on-one and group tutoring for specific subjects and test prep classes.
217-14 24th Ave., Bay Terrace BAYVIEW SWIM CLUB 718-428-0100 Email Raindon33@aol.com
The Bayview Swim Club at the Bay Terrace Country Club, overlooking Little Neck Bay, is the place to for your family this summer. Enroll your child in our American Red Cross Learn to Swim Program or indulge in private swim lessons. Participate in water aerobics or aqua Zumba classes. Book a pool party for your child’s birthday. Choose from two party packages. Each includes swimming, a private party area, lunch and soft drinks for kids, a catering menu and cash bar for adults, and a party coordinator to assist you, so you can be a guest at your own party.
68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village CHRIST THE KING AND AMERICAN DANCE & DRAMA CAMP 917-602-6271 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Join us this summer at our Dance, Theatre Arts, and Sports Camp. We offer full-day and half-day options. You may sign up from one to five days per week. You may sign up for one week or all six weeks. Early drop off and late pickup is included in our fee. Children are grouped according to age in small groups with certified teachers. Activities include dance, drama, vocal, gymnastics, cooking, arts and crafts, sports, karate, kick boxing, computers, hip hop, and breakdancing. Groups go outside and play in our sprinklers, water slides, and moonbounces. Camp is air-conditioned.
68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village CHRIST THE KING SUMMER CAMPS 718-366-7454 Ages: 3-16 years old
Don’t miss the summer fun at CK! Christ the King has three exciting summer camps to offer children of all ages. Camps appeal to all interests, including soccer, basketball, dance, drama, cooking, arts, water slides, and karate. Flexible scheduling and a convenient location. For more information please call or visit our website at ctkny.org.
150-50 14th Road, Whitestone CHRISTY'S GYMNASTICS 718-767-0123
Join our summer Mini Camp for children of all ages. Our creative program and highly qualified staff lead your child through a summer of fun, friends, and fitness. Our state-of-the-art facility is also available for birthday parties. Call for more information.
44-10 192nd St., Flushing CRAYON BOX PRESCHOOL (THE) 718-888-9341
Where learning and fun are rolled into one! We give children an educational foundation they can take with them throughout their student years. Our summer program is no exception. Children have access to outdoor activities daily and water activities three days a week. We offer flexibility and a wide range of options to assist families with busy schedules. Emphasis is placed on both socialization and academic excellence, all in a calming and loving setting. Our beautiful facility offers an outdoor playground and a full-sized gym.
98-11 Queens Blvd. (at 65th Ave.), Rego Park/Forest Hills DANCESOURCE (THE) 718-997-1278 Email email@example.com
At The Dancesource, we want to make sure you're learning how to dance correctly, not just quickly. If you learn quickly, then fine, we'll teach you at the level you should be dancing at. But we want to be sure that you have the correct technique, body alignment, and posture. So come have fun in our summer dance classes, running July 5-Aug. 8. Rate: $90 for 5 lessons, or $175 for 10 lessons, and more!. We'll have afternoon and evening classes, and all weekend long. Come find the right class for you and your family. We hope to see you soon at The Dancesource!
98-00 62nd Drive, Rego Park - Park City FASTRACKIDS SUMMER CAMP 718-441-3762
This summer, enroll your child in a fun and exciting adventure that he or she will use for life. FasTracKids is offering an eight-week fun, interactive learning program for children ages 3-10. This fast-paced, fun, and fully interactive learning adventure will captivate and entertain as it delivers truly meaningful lessons. FasTracKids’ program will include arts and crafts, swimming, math and English, science experiments, yoga, marine biology and oceanography, and other exciting activities. Enrollment is limited, so call FasTracKids now to reserve a spot for your child.
Belle Arti Center for the Arts, L.L.C. FOREST HILLS KIDS CORNER (TM) 108-10 72nd Ave., Forest Hills 718-261-2237 All Star Studios 108-21 72nd Ave., 4th Floor, Forest Hills 718-268-2280
Forest Hills Kids Corner™ offers the best in the field. Dance classes at All Star Studios (allstarstudiosnyc.com) focus on theater, ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop, and acrobatics. All activities are designed to increase flexibility, improve coordination, focus on muscle strengthening, build poise, and are fun! From Carnegie Hall to Forest Hills, Belle Arti Center for the Arts (belleartiny.com) is “the place to be for music.” Music enhances children’s natural creative impulses, helping them to develop the skills they need in order to communicate, concentrate, coordinate, cooperate, and express themselves fully.
102-35 63rd Road, Forest Hills FOREST PARK PRE-K 718-896-4444 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Forest Park Day Camp is for children ages 2-6 years. The camp offers a wide variety of age-appropriate activities, ranging from swimming in our in-ground pool, supervised playing on our playground, creative arts and crafts, and trips. The camp setting is in an air-conditioned facility with breakfast, lunch, and snacks daily. Parents find our camp just right for their youngsters.
33-16 79th St., Jackson Heights GARDEN SCHOOL 718-335-6363
The best deal in Queens is Garden School's Summer Camp for nursery to 13-year-olds! Choose from creative fine arts, stimulating academics, exciting sports, and intriguing technology. On-site pool with swimming lessons, air-conditioned gym, game room, weekly themes and a positive camp atmosphere that satisfies every camper! Early childhood available in self-contained enriched classes. Lunch and snack included! We make it easy for parents with flexible 3- or 4-days-a-week available and full- and half-days. Extended Day from 7:30am-6pm and door-to-door transportation option. Please call for a tour and more information!
34-28 214th Place, Bayside GO! TENNIS 718-224-6303
George Garland's Go! Tennis is a tennis oasis in the middle of Queens. Located at the beautiful North Shore Tennis and Racquets Club in Bayside, Go! Tennis provides first class facilities and programs at affordable rates. We offer junior instructional programs, birthday parties, and our highly successful summer tennis and sports day camp. George and his staff have more than 30 years of experience teaching and running programs in the Queens area. Go! Tennis/North Shore is also the home of the new North Shore Indoor Sports turf facility.
P.O. Box 640236, Oakland Gardens HAPPY DAYS DAY CAMP 718-888-0264
At Happy Days Day Camp, our mission is to create a fun, exploratory, and safe environment for your children. Our No. 1 priority is your children’s safety. We employ well-trained personnel and staff who work with the children to develop interests and talents to their optimal potential. We follow a socially responsive practice. Children build relationships, laugh and smile, and have fun-filled days. Here, we stay true to our name, committed to providing everlasting, memorable ‘Happy Days’ all summer.
183-02 Union Turnpike, Flushing HILLCREST JEWISH CENTER DAY CAMP 718-380-4145 Email email@example.com
The camp “where everybody knows your name” offers preschool, nursery, and kindergarten for ages 4-5; junior for ages 6-7; senior for ages 8-10; tween for ages 11-13; and a CIT program. The age-appropriate programs include Red Cross swim instruction, arts and crafts, video games, outdoor play and exercise, sports, tennis, field trips, Jewish culture program, organized games and activities, and weekly cookout. Teen lounge and late night trips offered for upper campers. Fee includes transportation, hot kosher lunch and afternoon snack, trip admission fees, T-shirt, and a group picture. Partial season program available.
112-01 75th Ave., Lower Level, Forest Hills HUG MUSIC, CREATIVE & NURTURING MUSIC LESSONS FOR EVERYBODY 718-487-4309 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Hug Music's mission is to nurture a love for music by promoting students’ musical growth and important life skills. We offer various programs to all individuals including children with special needs. Hug Music provides baby and toddler music groups, private lessons on piano and guitar, and music therapy through the clinical use of music intervention promoting communication and social skills. Our original method, Musicreative, is especially effective for children with autism (ASD), Down syndrome, and ADHD to improve both musical and learning skills. Register for the summer and fall sessions today!
65-01 Kissena Blvd. Flushing 718-460-6366 IVY DAY SCHOOL 70-44 Kissena Blvd. Flushing 718-880-1888 New Location: 104-70 Queens Blvd., Forest Hills 718-997-1997
Ivy Day School is pleased to announce the opening of our third location in Forest Hills! We have provided over a decade-long standard of academic excellence to children ages 2-5. We envision students developing essential skills for a lifetime of achievements via fun, stimulating activities. We teach English, math, science, foreign language, social studies, and music and dance year-round, along with access to computers, art, and indoor playrooms. In the summer, children will have an opportunity to attend various planned educational and recreational field trips. Come visit us today!
43-23 Colden St., Flushing JACK & JILL NURSERY SCHOOLS 718-762-1218 Jack & Jill Nursery School II 68-05 Fresh Meadow Lane, Fresh Meadows 718-939-8687
Celebrating our 42nd anniversary providing excellence in early childhood education to children ages 2-6 years. Our eight-week summer prep program features visits from music and movement specialists, Jump on Kiddie Sports, a petting zoo, and Aerobics on Wheels on the “Fun Bus”. We offer preparatory lessons to reinforce English language learning and review materials to prepare for the school year ahead. Splash in our sprinklers and climb on our playground to round out a fun summer. Convenient curbside child drop-off and experienced multilingual staff. Free full-day, 6 hours and 20 minute UPK for September!
200 -13 32nd Ave., Auberndale-Whitestone JEI LEARNING CENTERS 347-408-4098 auburndale.jeilearning.com 256-10 Union Turnpike, Floral Park 718-347-3138 jeifloralpark.com 192-11 Union Turnpike, Fresh Meadows 718-740-7888 cloverprep.com 485 Great Neck Road, Great Neck 516-482-2234 greatneck.jeilearning.com 98-00 62nd Drive, Rego Park 718-441-3762 regoparkacademy.com
Since 1977, our programs have helped children achieve academic success around the world. JEI has a scientific diagnostic system for children in pre-K through ninth grade, pinpointing the missing links in learning and prescribing individual study programs based on specific needs. Our curriculum is aligned with the Common Core Standards. We offer multi-day preschool alternative and summer camp programs. Our Lil’ Genius classes focus on creativity, collaboration, and communication in an interactive environment using touch-screen technology found in leading public and private schools. Call about our flexible weekly summer program and early registration discounts.
Bayside, Manhasset, Plainview, plus Brooklyn and Connecticut, JUST WEE TWO 516-433-0003 800-404-2204
This specially developed program, for children 8 months through 3 1/2 years and their parents, provides an environment that enables grown-ups to share the joy of a child’s early learning. Classes are limited to 10 children. Toddlers enjoy arts and crafts, creative movement, stories, and play time. Children develop a sense of confidence and increase their communication and social skills. We offer an enrichment class with an emphasis on reading readiness; six-week mini-program; partial separation and separation classes for 2 1/2- to 3-year-olds.
194-11A Northern Blvd., Bayside KENT PREP 718-423-5757
Summer does not mean learning should be put on hold! Kent Prep offers summer enrichment classes from July 6-Aug. 20 to help students in pre-K and older set forth confidently in the upcoming semester. With a developmentally appropriate curriculum led by age-specific instructors, Kent students receive the instruction and attention needed to excel. Please visit kentprep.com to schedule an appointment with a counselor for more information.
213-54 35th Ave., Bayside LITTLE APPLE PRESCHOOL 718-838-9243
We believe the best way to stimulate both cognitive and physical development is through play! We immerse our children in a creative curriculum that allows for active learning and discovery through art, music, dance, yoga, and nature. Our little ones get to explore tactile art, role-play, and sign language. Our summer program is full of outdoor and indoor activities to achieve a well-rounded learning experience immersed in nature. We have expanded our facility to accommodate current and new families, introducing a sensory gym, therapy room, after-school program, and two new classrooms.
LIU Post, Brookville LIU POST CENTER FOR GIFTED YOUTH 516-299-2160 Email vera.savino@LIU.EDU
The Center for Gifted Youth is a four-week, campus-based, non-residential summer program emphasizing hands-on academic activities. Opportunities are provided for individual and group work and productive learning experiences with special emphasis on higher order thinking skills, creativity, problem-solving, and leadership development. A supervised recreational program is offered at the end of each day. Students may participate in outdoor athletic activities, such as soccer and kickball, or take part in club-type activities, such as chess and group discussions. An art program and musical also complement the summer offerings
75-25 Bell Blvd., Bayside MAGIC DAY CAMP 718-634-8109
Magic Day Camp, "Where Every Day Is Magical," offers children ages 4-14 adventures and activities that stimulate and motivate a young person’s mind and physical ability. We are the only traveling camp that swims everyday in an Olympic Country Club pool, in addition to a jam-packed fun day with professional adult counselors that work with and understand children. With multiple exciting weekly trips, our rates also include door-to-door transportation, hot and cold healthy lunches, professional tennis, dance, martial arts, and instructional sports programs for all children.
43-17 Bell Blvd., Bayside MATHNASIUM LEARNING CENTERS-QUEENS 718-747-MATH (6284) 108-14 72nd Ave., Forest Hills 718-544-MATH (6284) Laguardia Center 43-32 Ditmars Blvd., Astoria 718-726-MATH (6284) 185-10 Union Turnpike, Fresh Meadows 718-544-MATH(6284) mathnasium.com
Mathnasium Learning Centers, with more than 450 locations in the U.S., as well as in 16 countries, offer math-only educational programs. In a relaxed, homework-free environment, Mathnasium is where kids catch up, keep up, or get ahead in math. With personalized curricula, instant feedback, and proven, time-tested lesson plans designed by experienced instructors, Mathnasium guides students to develop and maintain the mathematics knowledge needed to succeed. Programs, including homework help and test prep, run year-round for kids of all ages!
5945 Strickland Ave., Mill Basin MILL BASIN DAY CAMP 718-251-6200
Mill Basin Day Camp is dedicated to providing an exciting and fulfilling camp experience for campers and parents. Founded in 1998, MBDC has become the largest and most popular summer day camp in Brooklyn. MBDC serves campers annually from Brooklyn, Long Island, and Queens. A modern, fully equipped, air-conditioned, and secure facility, MBDC offers a wide range of on-site activities for children entering pre-k through ninth grade. Come in for a tour of our facility.
Licensed Provider of Music Together® Since 2003 Astoria, Bayside, College Point, Forest Hills, Glendale, and L.I.C., New York, Queens MOMMY, MUSIC, & ME, INC. 718-229-0033 Astoria at Gym-Azing! Bayside at Bay Terrace Karate Center, Upper Level Baybridge Commons Shopping Center College Point at Babies R Us, the Learning Center Forest Hills at The Refom Temple of Forest Hills Forest Hills at The Church In The Gardens Glendale at Tiger Schulmann's-Glendale Long Island City at LICAM
We proudly announce our newest locations: Pilates Bodies in Fresh Meadows and LICAM in LIC. Since 2003, we have provided the gold standard Music Together® music and movement program for grown-ups and the children they love. Thousands of families with babies, toddlers, and preschoolers have experienced our classes with highly trained, registered Music Together® teachers. Families value the positive effects on speech articulation, fine and gross motor skills, pre-linguistic skills, rhythm, tone, and socialization. Schedule your free trial class before summer. Visit mommymusicandme.com for information about our free Summer Concert Series.
Baybridge Commons Shopping Center, 208-42 Cross Island Parkway, Bayside NADIA'S PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE 718-279-3980 Email email@example.com
Nadia’s Performing Arts Centre has been a leader in dance education in Queens for the past 12 years. We offer Mommy & Me, Creative Movement, and combo classes in tap, jazz, and ballet for the young dancer and classes in ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, modern, contemporary, acro, hip-hop, and musical theatre for children ages 7-18 on all levels. We are home to our award winning performance company. Our faculty consists of qualified dance educators who are both nurturing and knowledgeable. 2015 summer session: July 14-Aug. 20. For more information, please contact us!
37-34 29th St., Long Island City NEW YORK STAGE OF MIND 718-440-8156
New York Stage of Mind is a music school in the heart of LIC that offers lessons in voice, piano, guitar, and more. For those who are “Broadway Bound,” we have an excellent musical theater program with emphasis on acting, singing, and dancing. We offer a variety of musical summer camps and themed birthday parties, from Disney princesses to full on musicals, including Annie, Wicked, The Lion King, and more. Our experienced and talented staff will make sure to take your birthday party to the next level!
8702 Grand Ave., Elmhurst NINA'S TUTORING CENTER 718-205-7508 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
We tutor kids in grades K-12. For the past six years, we have provided quality education that helps kids excel in school. Our excellent, highly dedicated, and experienced tutors are very competent. We provide students with a foundation of education they can use throughout their life. We specialize in homework help and offer critical thinking and writing classes. We help improve skills in math, ELA, science, and social studies. We also have an intensive preparation program for ELA, math, and science citywide and statewide exams. We are highly recommended by various educators.
at Queensborough Community College, Bayside OASIS DAY CAMP 646-519-5055 Library room 14 (basement)
Oasis in Bayside offers campers a traditional summer day camp with a focus on academic enrichment in STEM and ELA. Campers’ days are filled with engaging activities developed and taught by teachers, coaches, and dedicated youth workers. Campers ages 3-11 participate in a variety of activities including athletics, yoga, cooking, fine arts, and instructional swimming. Oasis offers Early Start Imagination Camp for pre-K children ages 3-5. Our popular Teen Travel program for ages 12-15 gives teens the opportunity to take unique daily trips while forming lifelong friendships. Visit oasischildren.com.
12-45 Clintonville St., Whitestone PEE WEE FOLKS 718-746-6107
Camp Pee Wee offers an exciting experience for campers ages 2-4. Camp Pee Wee allows you to customize a schedule to meet your summer needs. Kidz Camp is our camp for older children ages 5-10. We have been established in our community for more than 32 years. Our programs are supervised by experienced and qualified staff members. We offer a variety of activities to make their summer days memorable. We will be running trips two days a week to many of our favorite summer places, such as Fun Zone, Medieval Times, Adventureland, and many summer hot spots! Visit peeweefolkspreschool.com.
PACONY I: 35-57 89th St., Jackson Heights 718-639-1425 PACONY II: 80-20 Roosevelt Ave., Suite 203 Elmhurst 917-774-3411
Performing Arts Conservatory of New York invites you to participate in its 2015 summer program. Children will be exposed to all of the school’s programs including music, art, dance, drama, and Spanish. Students also have free time to enjoy snacks and movies. Our outstanding artist-teachers and active concert performers will help your children develop their artistic and musical talent. For more information, please call 718-639-1425 or 917-774-3411, or visit paconyartsny.com.
43-01 Bell Blvd., 2nd Floor, Bayside POWER BRAIN TRAINING CENTER 718-224-1500
At our “Fun and Focus Summer Camp” children ages 4-14 spend eight weeks tapping into the infinite potential of their brain. Our interactive and engaging camp empowers students to improve social relationships, confidence, physical health, creativity, concentration, and academic success. Campers participate in a variety of physical, emotional, and cognitive activities including yoga, visualization, team problem-solving, tai chi, left and right hemisphere integration, brain wave vibration, HSP dance, and brain screen study sessions. Call to ask about our one-week sleepaway camp, in upstate New York and Arizona, and our Power Brain Family Retreat.
175-25 Horace Harding Expressway, Fresh Meadows PROGRESSIVE MARTIAL ARTS 718-461-0700 Email email@example.com
Progressive Martial Arts offers classes for youth ages 3 and older, in age-specific programs appropriate for kids’ developmental and emotional stages. We teach important self-defense and martial arts skills, and fitness and health are key components to our curriculum. Youth enjoy fitness drills, obstacle courses, and circuit training, as well as running in our fun but disciplined classes. Our youth program is like no other, offering character development, discipline, and self-defense techniques that give each child a strong start in life. Call about our summer programs.
65-30 Kissena Blvd., Queens QUEENS COLLEGE SUMMER CAMP 718-997-2777 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Queens College Summer Camp runs Monday through Friday from June 29-August 21, 2015.
Hours are 9am-4pm. Extended hours and bus service available. Choose from four programs: Education and Sports Program including swimming; All Day Sports Academy; Full Day Theatre Production Program for ages 9-14; or a Counselor-In-Training (CIT) Program for 15- and 16-year-olds. New for 2015: “Little Theatre Program” and an All Day Sports Academy for 5- and 6-year-olds. Activities are run by licensed and certified teachers. Counselors are college age or older. All activities take place on campus.
185-10A Union Turnpike, Fresh Meadows ROBOMINDTECH SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER 718-264-ROBO (7626) Nassau: RoboMindTech Premier Education Creativity, Science, Robotics, and LEGO Learning Fun 575 Jericho Turnpike, Jericho 718-264-7626
Robomindtech is a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) education center and research organization that integrates the motivational effects of robotics and Lego® play into a unique, hands-on curriculum for ages 4-14, designed to inspire young minds. Channel your child’s creative energy into fun science and robotics activities that teach important concepts in an active immersion environment. We offer weekly summer camps. Look for our after-school programs, off-site school workshops, and school field trips. RoboMindTech is the tournament partner of the World Robot Olympiad. Home of the 2013 First Lego League Champion and Team USA of World Robot Olympics.
98-39 67th Ave., Rego Park SHOLOM SUMMER CAMP 718-607-4563 98-39 67 Ave., Rego Park
Our goal at Sholom Summer Camp is to provide every camper with a fun, exciting, and educating camp experience. We are located in the heart of Rego Park, Queens in a fully equipped three story, air-conditioned, secure facility with private playing areas. Sholom Summer Camp offers a variety of exciting trips and activities for children ages 5-10 such as: Prospect Park Zoo, Adventureland, and Bounce! Trampoline Sports. Campers enjoy private swimming three times a week, karate twice a week, arts and crafts that are paired with our trips, and much more!
106-06 Queens Blvd., 3rd Floor, Forest Hills SOCCER FRIENDS USA, INC. 718-261-2403 ; 347-756-2988; 347-756-2568 (para Español) Email email@example.com
SFUSA offers two types of soccer summer camps. The first option is a drop-off summer camp that can be booked on a weekly or daily basis. The second option is our Flexible Class Pass. You will have the entire six-week season to use up the amount of classes you purchase. Go to the beach, hang out with family and friends—you will still have time to attend your classes and not worry about make-ups.
41-08 Bell Blvd., 2nd Floor, Bayside VIENNA MUSIC 718-423-1688 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
With a top-notch facility and our talented and experienced instructors, Vienna Music provides the most suitable and professional environment for music development. We provide programs that accommodate students of all ages and levels: One-on-one music lesson in piano, violin, viola, cello, flute, clarinet, saxophone, guitar, vocal, and more; Kids-Do-Re-Me for children younger than age 5; and music theory class prepares students for NYSSMA exam and Royal Music Exam. Call now and mention Queens Parent to receive up to a 15 percent discount for your package.
Flushing Meadows Corona Park, on the North Side of Meadow Lake, Queens WHEEL FUN RENTALS - FLUSHING MEADOWS CORONA PARK 917-231-5519
Queen's premier recreational rental location featuring pedal boats, kayaks, specialty bikes, tandem bikes, cruiser bikes, our iconic carriage style Surrey bike that seats up to six people (and additional space for two small children), and so much more! You bring the kids and we'll provide the fun!