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Day Camps & Summer Programs for Kids in Westchester County

Day Camps & Summer Programs for Kids in Westchester County

Find the perfect summer camp for your kids in Westcheter County!



Give your kids a camp experience without going far from Westchester County. View our guide to register for day and summer camps online.

For many children, going to summer camp is a rite of passage. Camp is the perfect place for boys and girls to make friends, discover new interests, and find their independence. While the experience is fun for the children, it can be overwhelming for the parents. Unsure where to start? We've rounded up some of the best summer camps in Westchester. From sleepaway to day camps, this list includes specialty camps that range from theater, music, and academic enrichment to art, sports, and camps for older kids. Give your child the opportunity to make memories that'll last a lifetime. Explore our list of summer camps throughout Westchester to find the best camp for your child. Whether you're in White Plains, New Rochelle, Mamaroneck, Scarsdale, Larchmont, Rye, Mount Kisco, Armonk, Chappaqua, Irvington, Tarrytown, Greenburgh, Hastings, or Dobbs Ferry, there's a camp perfect for your family. Register for day and summer camps online today.

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Academic Enrichment Camps

MATHNASIUM - WESTCHESTER
Mathnasium of Ardsley-Irvington
875 Saw Mill River Road, Ardsley
914-295-2252
mathnasium.com/ardsley-irvington

Mathnasium of Rye
275 Purchase St., Rye
914-967-MATH (6284)
mathnasium.com/rye


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At Mathnasium Learning Centers, we make math make sense! Whether your child started out far behind or already ahead in math, Mathnasium will help them leap ahead because we know that any child can be successful in math-it's a matter of teaching it in a way that makes sense to them.

DEDIMUS POTESTATEM
718-954-1357
Email info@potestatem.co

Dedimus Potestatem provides fun, academically challenging programs to students in primary, middle, and high school. Our programs include Debate, Model Congress, Model UN, Mock Trial, Etiquette, Bioethics, Judaic studies, Hebrew, Dance, and Tumbling. We currently offer both virtual and in-person private, semi-private, and group sessions as well as after-school programs.

MANDARIN DISCOVERY SCHOOL
Classes in Westchester ,
914-351-6788
Email shanshanli@mandarindiscov.org

Summer Camp is offered for ages 2-10. This summer we are offering online group sessions, virtual and in-person tutoring sessions, and Saturday in-person classes (limited spots available).  We teach Mandarin, with an emphasis on speaking, and Chinese culture in a fun, immersive Mandarin environment.

WINSTON PREPARATORY SCHOOL
Various locations throughout the greater NYC area. ,
631-779-2400
Email liadmissions@winstonprep.edu

Winston Prep's Summer Enrichment Program provides students in grades third-12th with the unique opportunity to participate in an individually designed program that enhances academic skills and fosters independence. The program is designed to develop language, encoding and decoding, reading comprehension, writing, math, test preparation, organization, and time management skills.

Art Camps

MUSEUM OF ARTS AND DESIGN
2 Columbus Circle, New York
212-299-7777
Email education@madmuseum.org

Making with MAD summer camp and teen workshops are virtual immersions in art and design for curious creatives age 8-18. MAD’s experienced artist-educators will lead hands-on making activities. Each week, an artist-in-residence from the Museum’s Artist Studios program will welcome participants for a virtual studio visit.

MUSIC CONSERVATORY OF WESTCHESTER
216 Central Ave., White Plains
914-761-3900
Jake Robinson, director of Summer Programs

Spark your child's creativity with quality instruction in music, dance, and art in Summer Music & Arts at Music Conservatory of Westchester. Kids grades kindergarten-seventh will enjoy fun, interactive classes to experiment with music, learn to play instruments, write songs, create art, dance, and make new friends. Visit summeratmcw.org to register!

Camps for Older Kids

SHAMES JCC ON THE HUDSON
371 S. Broadway, Tarrytown
914-366-7898
Email info@shamesjcc.org

Older children (grades kindergarten–ninth) can spend their summer in nature in the expansive Henry Kaufmann campgrounds! Campers select from different pockets of interest (like sports, arts, adventure). Campers will also receive daily swim lessons.

Dance Camps

MUSIC CONSERVATORY OF WESTCHESTER
216 Central Ave., White Plains
914-761-3900
Jake Robinson, director of Summer Programs

Spark your child's creativity with quality instruction in music, dance, and art in Summer Music & Arts at Music Conservatory of Westchester. Kids grades kindergarten-seventh will enjoy fun, interactive classes to experiment with music, learn to play instruments, write songs, create art, dance, and make new friends. Visit summeratmcw.org to register!

STEFFI NOSSEN SCHOOL OF DANCE
216 Central Park Ave., White Plains,
914-328-1900

Steffi Nossen School of Dance offers weeklong summer dance camps and intensives for a variety of ages and levels. Creative movement camps combine dance and related craft experiences while weeklong dance camps and intensives enhance technical and artistic growth in modern, ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, musical theater, and composition.

Day Camps

CHAPEL SCHOOL (THE)
172 White Plains Road, Bronxville
914-337-3202
Email info@thechapelschool.org, directorofsummercamps@thechapelschool.org

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The Chapel School Summer Programs include morning, afternoon, and full-day options for children ages 3-12 from June 14 through August 13. Our popular Care Bear Program (ages 3-6) offers theme-based morning sessions with sports samplers, cooking, art, and music in the afternoons. Our growing Explorer Program (ages 6-12) offers everything from basketball to film-making, website design, cartooning, musical theater, coding, 3D printing, and design. We are also proud to partner with Crayola Imagine Arts Academy and Mad Science.

MOSHOLU DAY CAMP
261 Arden Valley Road, Southfields
845-243-0751

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One of a few NYS day camps to open in 2020 with “0” COVID cases! Mosholu Day Camp will be open again this summer, offering children a safe and fun experience. CDC and Dept. of Health guidelines are in place, as well as every precaution to ensure the safest experience possible. Our traditional camp day is filled with dynamic activities and located in a beautiful setting. After a long and hard end of the school year, kids need to get out and experience new activities, make new friends, and socialize.

THORNTON-DONOVAN SCHOOL
100 Overlook Circle, New Rochelle
914-632-8836

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Founded in 1969, the Summer Challenge has been a source of joy, entertainment, enlightenment, and playful fun for boys and girls ages 3½-14. Stop by and see our sports field, basketball court, and new playground! Door-to-door transportation and lunch are included. With an instructional pool on-site, swim instruction and recreational swim are major components of the program.

ACRES OF ADVENTURE SUMMER CAMP AT ANN AND ANDY
2170 Saw Mill River Road, Elmsford
914-592-3027

Summer Camp for 1-9 weeks, children 3 months-14 years. Your child will enjoy our 25 play areas including two water slides, zip-line, climbing wall, and ball fields. We offer customized schedules, individualized attention, and hot lunches. Health Department licensed and in business since 1973! Covid safety regulations are followed.

CAMP RAMAQUOIS
30 Mountain Road, Pomona
845-354-1600

Camp Ramaquois is a day camp as complete as sleepaway camp, situated on 44 acres in Rockland County. From adventurous activities to creative arts and athletic activities, boys and girls ages 3-15 experience a traditional day camp program filled with a variety of stimulating activities.

CAMP YOUNG JUDAEA SPROUT WESTCHESTER
500 Yorktown Road (Route 129) , Croton-On-Hudson
914-271-7563
Email camp@sproutwestchester.org

Sprout Westchester, a Young Judaea day camp, is a place where children and staff work together to create a diverse, joyful, and safe community based on fun, Jewish values, friendship, and personal growth. Campers participate in daily instructional and free swim, arts, sports, cooking, adventure courses, drama, archery, STEM, and music.

CHESS NYC 2.0
82 W. 3rd St., New York
866-321-Chess (2437)

Let the "Camps" begin! $12 Bucks! Chess NYC realized that chess is one of those unique games that lends itself well to online play. In fact it actually provides a whole new element to it, and we believe, to some extent, it is the future of chess! Let's play!

CHRISTIAN PRE-SCHOOL
43 Ashford Ave., Dobbs Ferry
914-693-0026
Email dfchristianpreschool@yahoo.com

Christian Pre-School has been nurturing families and faith in the Rivertowns for more than four decades. Our summer program runs mornings throughout the month of July and is truly play-based.  We offer small groups in a smaller setting with great indoor and outdoor spaces and an experienced and dedicated staff.

EASTER SEALS PROJECT EXPLORE
70 Columbus Ave., Valhalla
914-328-1578

We serve children with and without disabilities in inclusive, integrated, small classrooms. Before- and after-school care, vacation clubs during school breaks, and summer camp are available options. We have special classes in art, music, and science, including interactive SMART Board activities.

NURTURY MONTESSORI SCHOOL (THE)
914-632-6200
431 N. Ridge St., Rye Brook
2097 Palmer Ave., Larchmont
1144 North Ave., New Rochelle
130 Flandreau Drive, New Rochelle

Email info@thenurtury-montessori.com

The Nurtury's summer months are a wonderful continuation of the child's year. Continuity leads us to success. Our children start their day with a Montessori morning filled with academics which encourage all five academic areas. Then we splash into each afternoon with water play, science exploration, art appreciation, and team sports.

OASIS SUMMER DAY CAMP WESTCHESTER
Mercy College 555 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry
646-519-5057
Andrew Leonard, Upper Camp director
Deb Tashoff Lower Camp director

Email dobbs@oasischildren.com

Oasis Day Camp prides itself on age appropriate programming for ages 3-15. Early Start (ages 3-5) is a nurturing camp environment. Lower (first-second grade) offers sports, arts, swim, enrichment, and nature. Upper (third-sixth grades) is bigger and better for older campers. Teen Travel (seventh-ninth grades) offers unique trips, overnights, and friendships.

SEW HAPPY - VIRTUAL
917-885-7716
Email info@sewhappyusa.net

Sew Happy is offering virtual sewing and fashion design camps for ages 6-14. Camps include a daily welcome activity, hand sewing, and arts and crafts. Campers learn the life skill of sewing and get to know other campers through games like "Would you rather...." and a daily "Show and Tell."

SHAMES JCC ON THE HUDSON
371 S. Broadway, Tarrytown
914-366-7898
Email info@shamesjcc.org

Give your kids the great outdoors and the summer of their lives with the Shames JCC on the Hudson! River Friends Day Camp is all of the adventure and excitement of big-kid camp with focus on the needs of young campers.

SPORTIME USA
380 Saw Mill River Road, Elmsford
914-592-2111 x2

Sportime USA’s Mini Camp offers a full day of fun activities for ages 5-12. Our mini camp includes unlimited play on all attractions, movie time, crafts, snack, and lunch. We offer a full-day program that fills up quickly so call in advance.

SQUIRE CAMPS, INC.
914-328-3798
Email squirecamps@gmail.com

Celebrating 48 years and proud winner of the Westchester County Inspectors Choice Award! Matt Davanzo operates Squire Advantage Camps for children in kindergarten-ninth grades at Maria Regina High School in Hartsdale. Campers design custom schedules from more than 50 exciting activities including robotics, art, swimming, computers, photography, LEGOs, and sports.

SUMMER STARS AT SCARSDALE SYNAGOGUE
2 Ogden Road, Scarsdale
914-723-3001
Email mazeltots@sstte.org

Summer Stars provides children (18 months-5 years) with an enriching seven-week summer experience. We offer fun activities including sports, water play, art, music, soccer, storyteller, puppetry, fitness, cooking, and nature. We continually adjust policies to align with guidance from state agencies to keep children safe and healthy during this pandemic.

WEST MOUNTAIN OUTDOOR ADVENTURE CAMPS
59 West Mountain Road, Queensbury, NY
518-636-3699
Email west@westmountain.com

West Mountain’s wildly popular Outdoor Adventure Summer Camps take place in the scenic foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. At camp, kids explore the great outdoors with our amazing staff and adventure guides as they engage in activities including hiking, climbing, and organized games and activities that will strengthen their bodies and minds.

Music Camps

BACH TO ROCK MAMARONECK
130 Mamaroneck Ave., Mamaroneck
914-341-1457
Email mamaroneck@bachtorock.com

B2R’s summer camp has a unique approach that makes it possible for students with no previous musical training to be rocking out in a matter of hours. B2R teachers transform music instruction to a joyous and exciting team activity.

CREATIVE XCHANGE
1-888-502-5618
Email learn@creativexchange.io

Creative Xchange is the first platform of its kind where you can get started with a music program of your choice in a minute! Our teachers are real-life performers who not only teach you how to play or sing but how to perform in front of an audience.

MUSIC CONSERVATORY OF WESTCHESTER
216 Central Ave., White Plains
914-761-3900
Jake Robinson, director of Summer Programs

Spark your child's creativity with quality instruction in music, dance, and art in Summer Music & Arts at Music Conservatory of Westchester. Kids grades kindergarten-seventh will enjoy fun, interactive classes to experiment with music, learn to play instruments, write songs, create art, dance, and make new friends. Visit summeratmcw.org to register!

MUSICAL MUNCHKINS
167 Scarsdale Road, Tuckahoe
914-771-7000

Musical Munchkins offers engaging ZOOM classes to keep the music going with fun-filled activities until we can be together again. Join our virtual world of song and dance! Experienced teachers and enhanced virtual curriculum tend to young hearts and minds while nurturing little musicians' music development in a sweet virtual format.

Science & STEM Camps

TEATOWN LAKE RESERVATION
1600 Spring Valley Road, Ossining
914-762-2912

Teatown's Natural Science Summer Day Camp is jam-packed with adventure, discovery, and hands-on fun in the outdoors. We're catching frogs, collecting bugs, climbing rocks, and exploring natural habitats all summer! Teatown Camp brings kids outside to learn about and explore the natural world.

WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE - PEEKSKILL EXTENSION
27 North Division St., Peekskill
914-606-7300
Email peekskill@sunywcc.edu

The Youth Arts Technology Program is a STEAM program that engages youth in arts technology integration and prepares students for the 21st century. STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) focuses on hybridization of art and science and develops critical creative thinking. These courses are designed to encourage self-expression, collaboration, and innovation.

Sleepaway Camps

GLENHOLME SCHOOL (THE) — DEVEREUX ADVANCED BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
81 Sabbaday Lane, Washington
860-868-7377

A unique six-week sleepaway program for children from ages 10-21 with special needs from July 12-August 20. Combines in-person morning academics with therapeutic recreational activities in the afternoon for youngsters with Aspergers, Autism Spectrum Disorder, High Functioning Autism, ADHD, OCD, Tourettes, depression, anxiety, and learning differences.

POK-O-MACCREADY CAMPS
Located in New York’s Adirondack Mountains,
518-963-7656
Brian DeGroat,
director of Admissions and Recruiting

Email recruiting@pokomac.com

Pok-O-MacCready empowers campers to develop to their fullest potential by building a supportive atmosphere whichfostersindependence, lifelong friendships, appreciation of the natural world, and the embraceof challenges. Our coed, screen-free program is offered to ages 6-16, with session lengths of two to seven weeks. Financial aid available.

Special Needs Camps

EASTER SEALS PROJECT EXPLORE
70 Columbus Ave., Valhalla
914-328-1578

We serve children with and without disabilities in inclusive, integrated, small classrooms. Before- and after-school care, vacation clubs during school breaks, and summer camp are available options. We have special classes in art, music, and science, including interactive SMART Board activities.

GLENHOLME SCHOOL (THE) — DEVEREUX ADVANCED BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
81 Sabbaday Lane, Washington
860-868-7377

A unique six-week sleepaway program for children from ages 10-21 with special needs from July 12-August 20.  Combines in-person morning academics with therapeutic recreational activities in the afternoon for youngsters with Asperger’s, Autism Spectrum Disorder, High Functioning Autism, ADHD, OCD, Tourette’s, depression, anxiety, and learning differences.

Sports Camps

A-GAME SPORTS
856 Main St., New Rochelle
914-278-9477
Email info@agamesports.net

A-Game Sports offers highly instructional sports training camps for individual sports including baseball, softball, basketball, lacrosse, flag football, field hockey, volleyball and soccer, as well as recreationally enjoyable multisport camps for kids just looking for active fun in the summer.

NINJA GYMNASTICS FACTORY
420 W. 238th St., Intersection of W. 238th St. and Irwin Ave. , Riverdale Area of the Bronx
914-343-3903
Email info@ninjagymnasticsfactory.com

Ninja Gymnastics Factory is a newly renovated children’s fun fitness facility. We have programs for all age groups from toddlers to teens including gymnastics and ninja classes, camps, birthday parties, grown-up and me, drop-in workshops, and community events. Our unique space and flexible scheduling guarantees we’ll have something for you.

SUPER SOCCER STARS X PRO SOCCER KIDS
More than 50 locations across NYC, LI, and Westchester,
606 Columbus Ave. at 89th St., Upper West Side, Manhattan, 212-877-7171

55 Front St., suite 7, Rockville Centre, 516-740-7171

Email info@supersoccerstars.com

Soccer Stars is NY's No. 1 Youth Soccer Program for 20 years. Highly trained, certified coaches lead small group classes, highlighting teamwork and individual attention, following safety guidelines. More than 50 locations. Weekly classes, half/full day camps, and private sessions anywhere-FUNdamentals or Advanced Training. Ages 2-12 and older. Save $20 Code: NYMPSUM21.

TCR CAMPS
2600 Netherland Ave. , Riverdale
718-635-0988
Email info@tcrcamps.com

TCR Camps, located at The Club of Riverdale since 1993, is ready for a fun and safe summer at our three small-group offerings: Tennis, Golf, and Multi-sport camps. Our camps for all ages and levels run weekly through September 4, with available door-to-door transportation. Space is limited, contact us today!

USC GYMNASTICS & BASEBALL TRAINING FACILITY
636 S. Broadway, Yonkers
914-965-2619
Email info@uscgymnasticsandbaseball.com, indoorsportsgroup@gmail.com, uscafterschool@gmail.com

USC Summer Sports camp offers a summer of fun-filled sports activities for kids ages 5.5-13. Instructional activity options include recreational gymnastics and baseball activities, soccer, hip-hop dance, arts and crafts, daily outdoor activities, weekly field trips to local parks, and board games.

YANKEES BASEBALL SUMMER CAMPS
212-381-7786
Email info@yankeessummercamps.com

Yankees Baseball Summer Camps offer young ballplayers the unique opportunity to connect with the team they love through the official Yankees Camp curriculum. Join us in a safe baseball environment for nonstop fun with an emphasis on teamwork, attitude, and healthy competition! Players of all abilities learn resiliency, optimism, and goal setting.

Theater & Performing Arts Camps

CURTAIN CALL, INC.
1349 Newfield Ave. , Stamford, CT
203-329-8207 x16
Email brian@curtaincallinc.com

We anticipate the in-person return of our Summerstock and Summerstock Junior full-day theatre workshops in 2021! Our conservatory-style programs allow a flexible, low-pressure environment for creative and social growth. Four separate sessions run June 28-Aug. 20. In age-appropriate groups, students rotate between specialized instructors. Now taking reservations.

PLAY GROUP THEATRE (THE)
1 N. Broadway, suite 111, White Plains
914-946-4433
Email info@playgroup.org

Get in on the ACT this summer with The Play Group Theatre’s inspirational and innovative Performing Arts Camps! With programs in Musical Theatre, On Camera, and Improv, there is something for everyone at Camp PGT! From online to on stage, PGT offers the best in educational theatre for ages 4-17 year-round.  

STANDING OVATION STUDIOS - LIGHTHOUSE YOUTH THEATRE
1 Labriola Court, Armonk
914-741-4205
Email office@lytshows.org

Standing Ovation Studios home to Lighthouse Youth Theatre - a place kids are encouraged to be themselves and to discover their love of performing arts. We offer Musical Theatre programs for ages 3-18.


 

 

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