The Ultimate Camp Planner for Every Family

The Ultimate Camp Planner for Every Family

Summer camp—whether day camp, sleepaway camp, or a specialty camp—is a quintessential childhood experience. So, in an effort to help you make the best decisions to plan your child’s best summer ever, we’re proud to present our first-ever issues of ...

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Beth El Day Camp Unveils STEM, Ninja Warriors, and Tennis Programs

Beth El Day Camp Unveils STEM, Ninja Warriors, and Tennis Programs

Beth El Day Camp in New Rochelle recently announced three new programs for the upcoming camp sessions. Each course is specially tailored for children ages 3-8. The new classes include STEM, Ninja Warriors, and tennis.

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The US Tennis Association Recognizes Hofstra Summer Camps Tennis Coach as Woman of the Year 2018

The US Tennis Association Recognizes Hofstra Summer Camps Tennis Coach as Woman of the Year 2018

The United States Tennis Association’s Eastern Chapter (USTA) recently recognized Hofstra Summer Camps Tennis Coach Sunny Fishkind as the 2018 Woman of the Year. Presented annually, this honor is awarded to a female USTA Eastern volunteer in recogn...

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Park Shore Country Day Camp to Offer New Cooking and Science Programs This Summer

Park Shore Country Day Camp to Offer New Cooking and Science Programs This Summer

With its eyes set on summer, Park Shore Country Day Camp in Dix Hills is already planning an array of new programs and offerings. The summer will kick off with its first ever Cooking With Stars program led by former producer for The Today Show, Che...

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Day Camps and Summer Programs for Children on Long Island

Day Camps and Summer Programs for Children on Long Island

UPDATED February 2019: If your child wants the summer camp experience without committing to going far from home to a sleepaway camp, consider sending him to a day camp or summer program. Consult our comprehensive guide to day camps across Nassau an...

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Day Camps & Summer Programs for Children in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

Day Camps & Summer Programs for Children in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

UPDATED February 2019: If your child wants the summer camp experience without committing to going far from home to a sleepaway camp, consider sending him to a day camp or summer program. Consult our comprehensive guide to day camps in Rockland Coun...

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Day Camps and Summer Programs in Queens

Day Camps and Summer Programs in Queens

UPDATED February 2019: If your child wants to have a fun summer, make new lifelong friends, and experience new activities every day, choosing a summer day camp program in Queens may be just the summer fun you're looking for. There are numerous day ...

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Day Camps and Summer Programs for Children in Manhattan

Day Camps and Summer Programs for Children in Manhattan

UPDATED February 2019: If your child wants to have a fun summer, make new lifelong friends, and experience new activities every day, choosing a summer day camp program in Manhattan may be just the summer fun you're looking for. There are numerous d...

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Day Camps & Summer Day Programs for Children in Westchester County

Day Camps & Summer Day Programs for Children in Westchester County

UPDATED February 2019: Looking for a great day camp or summer day program in Westchester County? Fortunately, Westchester has almost every type of children’s day camp you could imagine. It boasts sports camps, theater camps, academic enrichment cam...

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Day Camps, Specialty Camps, Sleepaway Camps, and Summer Programs for Kids in Manhattan

Day Camps, Specialty Camps, Sleepaway Camps, and Summer Programs for Kids in Manhattan

UPDATED February 2019: Whether you’re looking for a traditional summer day camp for your first-time camper, a sleepaway camp that’s not too far away, or a specialty camp program, there are plenty of options in Manhattan to satisfy your summer camp ...

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Day Camps, Specialty Camps, & Sleepaway Camps for Kids in Brooklyn

Day Camps, Specialty Camps, & Sleepaway Camps for Kids in Brooklyn

UPDATED February 2019: Whether you’re looking for a traditional summer day camp for your first-time camper, a sleepaway camp that’s not too far away, or a specialty camp program, there are plenty of options in Brooklyn to satisfy your summer camp n...

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Day Camps, Specialty Camps, Sleepaway Camps, and Summer Programs for Kids in Queens

Day Camps, Specialty Camps, Sleepaway Camps, and Summer Programs for Kids in Queens

UPDATED February 2019: Whether you’re looking for a traditional summer day camp for your first-time camper, a sleepaway camp that’s not too far away, or a specialty camp program, there are plenty of options in Queens to satisfy your summer camp nee...

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Day Camps, Specialty Camps, and Sleepaway Camps for Children on Long Island

Day Camps, Specialty Camps, and Sleepaway Camps for Children on Long Island

UPDATED February 2019: If you are looking for an activity for your children to do over the summer, look no further than our comprehensive guide to day camps, specialty camps, sleepaway camps, and summer programs for kids on Long Island. Whether you...

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Day Camps, Specialty Camps, & Sleepaway Camps for Children in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

Day Camps, Specialty Camps, & Sleepaway Camps for Children in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

UPDATED February 2019: If you are looking for an activity for your child to do over the summer, look no further than our comprehensive guide to camps to summer programs. Whether your child is interested in art, dance, music, theater, martial arts, ...

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Summer Camps, Summer Programs, & CIT Programs for Older Kids, Tweens, & Teens in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

Summer Camps, Summer Programs, & CIT Programs for Older Kids, Tweens, & Teens in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

"UPDATED February 2019: Summer camp isn't just for younger kids; older kids, tweens, and teens can take advantage of summer day camps and programming. Look no further for a way to occupy your older kids this summer in Rockland County in a way they’...

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Summer Camps, Summer Programs, & CIT Programs for Older Kids, Tweens & Teens in Westchester County

Summer Camps, Summer Programs, & CIT Programs for Older Kids, Tweens & Teens in Westchester County

UPDATED February 2019: Look no further for a way to occupy your older kids this summer in Westchester County (in a way they’ll actually enjoy!). Our guide has a camp for every tween and teen including day camps, sleepaway camps, sports camps, compu...

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Summer Camps, Summer Programs, & CIT Programs for Older Kids, Tweens & Teens in Queens

Summer Camps, Summer Programs, & CIT Programs for Older Kids, Tweens & Teens in Queens

UPDATED February 2019: Summer camp isn't just for younger kids; older kids, tweens, and teens can take advantage of summer day camps and programming throughout Queens, including dance camps, theater camps, acting camps, day camps, sports camps, ten...

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Summer Camps, Summer Programs, & CIT Programs for Older Kids, Tweens & Teens in Manhattan

Summer Camps, Summer Programs, & CIT Programs for Older Kids, Tweens & Teens in Manhattan

UPDATED February 2019: Summer camp isn't just for younger kids; older kids, tweens, and teens can take advantage of summer day camps and programming throughout Manhattan including day camps, sports camps, leadership programs, dance and theater camp...

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Summer Camps, Summer Programs, & CIT Programs for Older Kids, Tweens & Teens on Long Island

Summer Camps, Summer Programs, & CIT Programs for Older Kids, Tweens & Teens on Long Island

UPDATED February 2019: Summer camp isn't just for younger kids; older kids, tweens, and teens can take advantage of summer day camps and programming across Long Island including day camps, sports camps, leadership programs, dance and theater camps,...

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Summer Camps, Summer Programs, & CIT Programs for Older Kids, Tweens & Teens in Brooklyn

Summer Camps, Summer Programs, & CIT Programs for Older Kids, Tweens & Teens in Brooklyn

UPDATED February 2019: Looking for summer camps for your older kids in or near Brooklyn? Our camp guide will point you to the right program for your tween or teen with traditional day camps and specialty camps in fields such as sports, music, art, ...

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Day Camps & Summer Programs for Kids in Brooklyn

Day Camps & Summer Programs for Kids in Brooklyn

UPDATED February 2019: If your child wants to have a fun summer, make new lifelong friends, and experience new activities every day, choosing a summer day camp program in Brooklyn may be just the ticket. There are numerous day camps for children in...

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Oasis Day Camp Launches New Preschool Summer Camp Program

Oasis Day Camp Launches New Preschool Summer Camp Program

This July, Oasis Day Camp on the Upper West Side will offer a new summer program for children ages 3-5 who have not been in school yet. The NYC camp will give children an opportunity to swim three times a week, take introductory sports classes incl...

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What Camp Directors Wish Parents Knew About Summer Camp

What Camp Directors Wish Parents Knew About Summer Camp

If you're considering sending your child to camp this summer, there are things camp directors wish you, as parents, knew about summer camp. New York metro area summer camp directors and owners tell all and share what you need to know about summer c...

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Frost Valley YMCA Announces Meet and Greet Info Sessions for Adventure Camp

Frost Valley YMCA Announces Meet and Greet Info Sessions for Adventure Camp

Frost Valley YMCA is now offering Meet and Greet Info Sessions for parents who wish to learn more about its Adventure Programs and Trips. The Montclair, New Jersey, program offers parents the unique opportunity to send their children on exciting re...

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Camp W Plans a Variety of New Programs for Summer 2019

Camp W Plans a Variety of New Programs for Summer 2019

To kick off its fifth year, Camp W is going all out with an exciting array of new features and programs that are sure to reign in the summer in style. Located in Melville, New York, Camp W is an eight-week day camp committed to providing a safe, fu...

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Epiphany Community Nursery School's New Curriculum Includes New Classes for Parents and Children

Epiphany Community Nursery School's New Curriculum Includes New Classes for Parents and Children

The Epiphany Community Nursery School’s new curriculum, titled ECNS Etc., has introduced brand new Open Play classes and Baby Mixer classes for children and their parents.

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Dominican College in Orangeburg Opens Fitness Center to Students, Summer Campers, and the Community

Dominican College in Orangeburg Opens Fitness Center to Students, Summer Campers, and the Community

The Dominican College fitness facility will now be open to students, summer campers, and the community. It opened July 13 last year and is an expansion of the former fitness room that existed in the school's Hennessy Center. The 6,300-square-foot f...

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Knox Summer Adventures Day Camp Introduces Pedal Go Karts

Knox Summer Adventures Day Camp Introduces Pedal Go Karts

Knox Summer Adventures day camp is rolling out their newest feature this June: pedal go karts. Kids of all ages will get the chance to go behind the wheel and take a spin around the mini track. The younger campers will have separate karts that are ...

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Kids Country Day Camp Launches Summer Quest Program to Teach Campers About the Environment

Kids Country Day Camp Launches Summer Quest Program to Teach Campers About the Environment

Kids Country Day Camp, based in Mount Sinai, is launching a new Summer Quest program this summer designed to teach children about the planet and its natural environment. The program runs for eight weeks and kicks off on the the first day of camp, ...

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Nautical-Themed Camp Maritime Launches June 25 in Sheepshead Bay

Nautical-Themed Camp Maritime Launches June 25 in Sheepshead Bay

Camp Maritime launches its inaugural season on June 25. It will offer a variety of activities for children ages 8 to 14 who have an interest in maritime culture. Campers will learn skills such as kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, fishing, sailing...

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Urban Explorers Day Camp Introduces Enrichment Curriculum with Day Trips Throughout the City

Urban Explorers Day Camp Introduces Enrichment Curriculum with Day Trips Throughout the City

Urban Explorers Day Camp now offers an enrichment curriculum for all ages to go along with New York City field trips. Campers will partake in a variety of activities that teach music, karate, theatre, and basketball, taught by the current coach of...

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Summer Camps That Offer Counselor-In-Training Programs for Campers in Westchester County

Summer Camps That Offer Counselor-In-Training Programs for Campers in Westchester County

If your child has aged out of camp (why can’t they stay little forever?!) but wants to stay in the camp environment, why not get them to apply for a CIT program? Young adults who become camp counselors gain valuable skills in their experience as a ...

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Summer Camps That Offer Challenge Courses for Campers in Westchester County

Summer Camps That Offer Challenge Courses for Campers in Westchester County

Completing challenge courses—ropes courses, zip lines, rock-climbing walls—can help kids build hand-eye coordination and gross motor skills. But they can also help your child gain communication and teamwork skills that will benefit them in the year...

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Summer Camps That Offer Counselor-In-Training Programs for Campers on Long Island

Summer Camps That Offer Counselor-In-Training Programs for Campers on Long Island

If your child has aged out of camp (why can’t they stay little forever?!) but wants to stay in the camp environment, why not get them to apply for a CIT program on Long Island? Young adults who become camp counselors gain valuable skills in their e...

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Summer Camps That Offer Nature and Petting Zoo Programs for Campers on Long Island

Summer Camps That Offer Nature and Petting Zoo Programs for Campers on Long Island

If your little one prefers to interact with and learn about the natural world, including members of the animal kingdom, finding a camp on Long Island with nature programs and petting zoo opportunities may be at the top of your list. Plus, time spen...

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Summer Camps That Offer Challenge Courses for Campers on Long Island

Summer Camps That Offer Challenge Courses for Campers on Long Island

Completing challenge courses—ropes courses, zip lines, rock-climbing walls—can help kids build hand-eye coordination and gross motor skills. But they can also help your child gain communication and teamwork skills that will benefit them in the year...

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Lil Chameleon Resale Boutique to Offer Summer Drop-off Camp

Lil Chameleon Resale Boutique to Offer Summer Drop-off Camp

Lil Chameleon, a children's resale boutique located in Tuckahoe, is offering a new summer drop-off camp for children ages 3 to 6. Camp starts June 25 and is available for eight weeks throughout the summer. Each week-long session runs Monday throug...

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Hex & Co. Board Game Cafe Opens on the Upper West Side and Offers After-School Programs

Hex & Co. Board Game Cafe Opens on the Upper West Side and Offers After-School Programs

Hex and Company, the board game cafe now open on the Upper West Side, is offering after-school programs and camps for children ages five and up. Families can come and enjoy a wide array of games, food, and delicious, locally roasted coffee.

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Grace Summer Camp in Massapequa is Now Accepting Applications for Summer 2018

Grace Summer Camp in Massapequa is Now Accepting Applications for Summer 2018

Grace Early Childhood Center in Massapequa is now accepting applications for the 2018 summer camp program. From July 9 to August 17, children age 2 through 6 are invited to attend for half days or full days.

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Curated Care Launches Week-Long Summer Camps In The Home

Curated Care Launches Week-Long Summer Camps In The Home

From June - August, Curated Care is offering brand new at-home weekly camps for kids in NYC. The summer camps are unique in the fact that they give kids personalized attention, are at-home, and allow for flexible scheduling.

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Registration Now Open for 'Club Rutgers' Summer Camp for Kids on the Upper West Side

Registration Now Open for 'Club Rutgers' Summer Camp for Kids on the Upper West Side

Club Rutgers offers kids 4 ½-6 years old a cozy clubhouse to play, create and make friends. The weekly club schedule includes our Busy Bees Storybook Theater on Tuesdays and Thursdays (children read a classic or contemporary story, make props and c...

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Summer Day Camp in Riverdale Grand Opening in June

Summer Day Camp in Riverdale Grand Opening in June

Manhattan College’s Summer Day Camp is designed to advance the interests and creativity of children in five areas: math, science, arts, computers, and reading. The on-campus program will take place from Monday, June 25 to Friday, August 17 between ...

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YMCA of Greater New York to offer New Summer Programs and Health Curriculum for Summer 2018

YMCA of Greater New York to offer New Summer Programs and Health Curriculum for Summer 2018

The YMCA of Greater New York is offering a variety of new summer programs for 2018, including the integration of health and wellness education into each camp activity. This summer, the YMCA will be focusing on incorporating Social and Emotional...

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Thomas School of Horsemanship Welcomes New Camp Director, Adds New Camp Programs

Thomas School of Horsemanship Welcomes New Camp Director, Adds New Camp Programs

Thomas School of Horsemanship, which offers year-round horseback riding lessons and a summer day camp in Melville, recently named Janine Innes-Ortiz as the new summer camp director. The day camp will celebrate its 75th anniversary this summer, and ...

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The Green Vale School to Add Summer Camp Programs for 2-Year-Olds

The Green Vale School to Add Summer Camp Programs for 2-Year-Olds

The Green Vale School, a pre-Nursery through eighth-grade independent school in Old Brookville, welcomed Kelly Flink as school’s director of early childhood at the beginning of the school year. This summer the school will offer camp programming for...

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Future Stars Summer Camps to Offer New Programs at Old Westbury and Farmingdale Locations

Future Stars Summer Camps to Offer New Programs at Old Westbury and Farmingdale Locations

Future Stars Summer Camps, a day camp for children kindergarten through 10th grades with locations in Westchester and Long Island, will add new programs to its lineups at the Old Westbury and Farmingdale campuses this year. Future Stars Summer Camp...

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Girl’s & Boy’s Basketball and Beyond Offers Basketball Programs in Woodside

Girl’s & Boy’s Basketball and Beyond Offers Basketball Programs in Woodside

Girl’s & Boy’s Basketball and Beyond, a basketball program in Woodside, began offering its affordable, year-round after-school and weekend classes for girls and boys, ages 5-16, in late December 2017. This summer, the basketball program will offer ...

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How a Traditional Summer Camp Can Benefit Kids All Year Long

How a Traditional Summer Camp Can Benefit Kids All Year Long

When kids have the experience of spending time in a traditional camp setting they are exposed to a number of different activities and challenges that can equip them with skills that will be useful far beyond the summer. Camp is a great place for...

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Chelsea Piers Connecticut to Offer Ninja and Parkour Summer Camp Program

Chelsea Piers Connecticut to Offer Ninja and Parkour Summer Camp Program

Chelsea Piers Connecticut, an indoor sports facility, will offer Ninja and Parkour camp this summer. Last year, the sports camp offered a one-week pilot of Ninja and Parkour Camp, and due to its popularity, the program will be offered all summer th...

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Camp Pinebrook to Open in New Rochelle This Summer

Camp Pinebrook to Open in New Rochelle This Summer

Camp Pinebrook, a Reform Jewish summer day camp located in New Rochelle, will open for its first season this summer. The day camp is for kids ages 4-8, and the inaugural season will run June 25-Aug. 17.

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