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

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

You're sure to find the right summer program for your kids in Nassau or Suffolk county.

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UPDATED September 2018: 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 your child is interested in art, dance, theater, martial arts, gymnastics, sports, STEM, or academic summer programs, there is something for everyone throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties on Long Island. Our guide includes day camps, specialty camps, sleepaway camps, and outings for campers and families in Great Neck, Hicksville, Oyster Bay, Roslyn, and more in Nassau County. We also have Suffolk day camps, specialty camps, sleepaway camps, and outings in Huntington, Northport, Riverhead, Smithtown, and more across Suffolk County.

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Camp Outings

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

Come to @Play Amusement this summer, where the sun always shines! @Play Amusement is the ideal place for your next camp trip. Fully air-conditioned with a restaurant on premises. Activities for all ages include Laser Tag, Carousel, Tea Cup Ride, Bumper Cars, Himalaya Coaster Rides, Inflatable Zone, Adventure Maze, Toddler Center, and Ultimate Arcade! Organized check-in and personalized service have made us a premier choice for camps and groups. Come out of the heat and rain and step into the fun.

INTREPID SEA, AIR & SPACE MUSEUM
Pier 86, West 46th Street and Twelfth Avenue, New York
646-381-5010

The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is an exciting destination for camp groups who want to learn about science, history, and innovation! Self-guided visits for outside groups can include private tours, scavenger hunts, lunch options, souvenir packages, and more. Group rates and services are only available with advance registration and the group minimum is 15 people. Contact our group sales professionals today to help tailor the ideal itinerary for your campers!

Day Camps

BETH SHOLOM DAY CAMP
401 Roslyn Road, Roslyn Heights
516-621-9257

Beth Sholom Day Camp offers boys and girls, ages 3-15, the opportunity to reach their goals in a friendly, noncompetitive atmosphere. Activities include music, dance, arts and crafts, karate, as well as outdoor sports. Red cross swim instruction is offered in our three heated pools. BSDC provides door-to-door, air-conditioned transportation. Glatt Kosher lunches provided daily, and we are nut free. BSDC offers full- and mini-day nursery programs. Fifth-eighth grades participate in a camp and trip program. A C.I.T. program is available for ninth and 10th grades. bethsholomdaycamp.com or office@bethsholomdaycamp.com.

BUCKLEY DAY CAMP
2 I.U. Willets Road, Roslyn
516-365-7760
Email info@buckleycamp.com

Buckley Day Camp provides a unique environment where children are given the opportunity to learn life skills in a fun, nurturing, and noncompetitive environment! Here, your children will experience a program designed to meet their individual needs. Nursery through kindergarten have a traditional day camp program, while first–seventh grades have an elective based program. Eighth-ninth grades participate in a camp travel program and 10th graders can join our CIT program. Swim instruction daily in four outdoor heated pools. Door-to-door transportation provided on air-conditioned mini buses. Lunch and snacks provided daily.

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.

CAMP W - WHERE FRIENDSHIPS ARE MADE
121 Wolf Hill Road, Melville
631-692-6222
Email info@campwdaycamp.com

Camp W is a traditional and affordable day camp for children ages 4-14. Campers enjoy exciting camp activities including sports, swimming, creative arts, computers, rocketry, and cooking. Unique schedules with an all elective afternoon gives children an amazing summer experience! Our small camper-to-staff ratio allows us to really get to know all campers. It’s a place where everyone becomes a family. Transportation, discounts, before- and after-care are available. We have created an atmosphere where each and every camper builds confidence and self-esteem in an exciting and nurturing environment.

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

At Camps ‘R’ Us, we strive to provide the very best summer day camp experience available, with award-winning programming, including sports, arts and crafts, gaming, Gaga, go karts, swimming, bowling, trips, and special events. Our campuses are hosted by some of the top private schools on Long Island, and feature premier indoor and outdoor facilities and equipment. Our highly-experienced and expertly-trained staff members are among the best and brightest in camping. Combine that with our unique affordability, and Camps ‘R’ Us has earned 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!

HABITOTS SUMMER CAMP
703 Patchogue Yaphank Road , Medford
631-345-3200
1400 Middle Country Road
Middle Island
631-205-0279


The HabiTots Summer Camp program is a wonderful opportunity to try new things, discover new abilities, and make new friends. Young and older campers alike receive the best possible camp experience. With well-trained camp leaders who offer a wide range of unique skills, and are CPR and First Aid-certified, you can rest assured that your child is learning and having a blast in a safe environment. Camp offerings include age-appropriate explorations in art, sports, nature, music, cooking, drama, science and technology, and engineering. We also have a lot of fun!

HOFSTRA SUMMER CAMPS
101 Oak St., Uniondale
516-463-CAMP (2267)
Email ce-camps@hofstra.edu

Hofstra Summer Camps offer boys and girls, ages 5-17, more than 70 programs. There’s something for everyone—from theater to sports, gaming, art, music, STEM and STEAM, academics, culinary, dance, YouTube Studio, Adventure Education, and even a Super Hero Academy. At our camp, kids will explore their interests, learn valuable social skills, and have fun while gaining confidence. Daily swim instruction for many programs in Hoftra’s 50-meter, Olympic-sized, indoor pool. Door-to-door, air-conditioned transportation available. Lunch included–we offer gluten-free and Kosher food and are peanut-allergy sensitive. Contact us at 516-463-CAMP(2267) or email ce-camps@hofstra.edu.

INTREPID SEA, AIR & SPACE MUSEUM
Pier 86, West 46th Street and Twelfth Avenue, New York
646-381-5010

The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is an exciting destination for camp groups who want to learn about science, history, and innovation! Self-guided visits for outside groups can include private tours, scavenger hunts, lunch options, souvenir packages, and more. Group rates and services are only available with advance registration and the group minimum is 15 people. Contact our group sales professionals today to help tailor the ideal itinerary for your campers!

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

Kenwal Day Camp, the "camp that cares," fosters a positive attitude and high self-esteem in its campers, ages 3-15, who participate, have fun, and try their best. Situated on 20 magnificent acres, with nature trails, a man-made lake, with the finest facilities and equipment. Small group size ensures campers hours of exploration, excitement, and maximum attention from our staff. Activities include: inflatable water park, mini golf, arts and crafts, sports, theater, dance, swimming, zip lines, go karts, rope rappelling, and special events. We provide an atmosphere filled with memories that your child will 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 50 fun exciting activities including field and court sports, arts and crafts, dance, karate, talent show, giant water slide, sprinkler park, pedal karts, and challenge course. Camp program includes 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.

KNOX SCHOOL SUMMER ADVENTURES
541 Long Beach Road, St. James
631-686-1600 x414
Email ndezenzo@knoxschool.org

Summer Adventures at the Knox School is Long Island’s best kept camp secret! Located in St. James on the shores of Stony Brook Harbor, our picturesque waterfront campus is 48 rolling acres. Kids in kindergarten through 10th grade can get away from the stress of the school year and enjoy good old-fashioned fun in the great outdoors! Knox offers flexible scheduling, choose the days and weeks best for your child to attend camp. Before- and after-care program fully staffed by adult professionals available 7am and until 6pm. Now offering nine weeks!

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

Long Island Voyager’s Day Camp is an exciting, action-packed, and safe summer experience, for boys any girls, ages 4-14. We offer activities that include swimming, sports, arts and crafts, rock climbing, gymnastics, talent shows, and special events, plus amazing adventure trips to Splish Splash, Adventureland, Boomers, Museums, iMax theaters, Fire Island, Bayville Adventure Park, Aquariums, and Chocolate Factory! Our staff is CPR-, first aid-, and AED-certified. Lifeguards and nurse on staff and licensed. CIT program is available. Free transportation in Suffolk and Nassau counties.

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


Infant, Toddler, and Separation classes bridge development to a comprehensive Early Childhood Education-Nursery School-Gym Program. After-school classes provide movement, gymnastics, sports, and enrichment instruction for on-site center children and community school-age children (7 months-12 years). Summer Day Camp, Holiday Mini-Camps, weekend birthday party and Friday “Kids’ Night Out” events provide a year-round place to play and celebrate! Full daycare available at our Syosset Center. Extended day available. Diapers welcome. Dedicated teachers and staff are N.Y.S-, CPR-, and First Aid-certified. Since 1985-A Rainbow of Programs to Play, Learn, and Grow!

MID-ISLAND Y JCC
45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview
516-822-3535
Email summercamp@miyjcc.org, partycentral@miyjcc.org

Mid-Island Y JCC Summer Camp, the largest Jewish day camp on Long Island, offers so much to so many. In-building camps for infants through pre-K are offered as well as outdoor day camp for all ages. Specialty camps available such as performing arts, sports, teen travel, CIT, and inclusion programs for children with special needs. All while creating memories and friendships that last a lifetime!

OASIS DAY CAMP
1400 Pennsylvania Ave, Brooklyn
646-519-5063
Email brooklyn@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.

OASIS DAY CAMPS LI
1 800-317-1392
Oasis at LIU Post
720 Northern Blvd., Greenvale
646-519-5066 liupost@oasischildren.com
Oasis at Tully Park
Jason Miradoli, camp director
Michael J. Tully Park
1801 Evergreen Ave., New Hyde Park
718-596-4900
tullypark@oasischildren.com
Oasis on the Sound
Mike Caramanico, camp director
718-596-4900
Port Washington Senior Center
80 Manorhaven Blvd., Manorhaven
onthesound@oasischildren.com
oasischildren.com


Email info@oasischildren.com

Oasis Camp offers programs for children 3 years-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 participate in activities tailored to their interests. The Early Start camp for kids 3 years-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.

OASIS DAY CAMPS NASSAU
Oasis Camps
Oasis at LIU Post
720 Northern Blvd., Greenvale
646-519-5066
liupost@oasischildren.com
Oasis on the Sound
David Zimmerman, camp director
Port Washington Senior Center
80 Manorhaven Blvd., Manorhaven
718-596-4900
onthesound@oasischildren.com
Oasis at Tully Park
Jason Miradoli, camp director
Michael J. Tully Park
1801 Evergreen Ave., New Hyde Park
718-596-4900
tullypark@oasischildren.com
oasischildren.com


Email info@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, beautiful wooded acres. Children develop friendships in a safe and fun environment and embrace our family atmosphere, returning year after year. OWSC offers something for every child and family–exciting activities and workshops, multiple discounts, flexible scheduling, bus transportation, and Red Cross-certified swim instruction daily. Please visit an open house: Feb. 25, March 11, 18, April 14, 22, May 6, 19, or June 3, 16 from 10am- 12pm, or request a private tour. For more information visit our website: oldwestburysummercamp.org.

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

Portledge Summer Adventures, located in Locust Valley on the north shore of Long Island, offers weeklong summer programming for children ages 2-15. All programs are lead by warm, nurturing teachers who foster your child's growth and creativity. Programs are available in academics, early childhood, the arts, STEM, tech, and the sciences. Our sports offerings include, baseball, lacrosse, soccer, basketball, volleyball, and golf. We offer full- and half-day programming to suit your schedule. Join us anytime during the weeks of June 18 through August 10.

QUINIPET CAMP AND RETREAT CENTER
99 Shore Road (4 Rocky Point Road), P.O. Box 549 , Shelter Island Heights
631-749-0430
Email quinipet@nyac.com

Established by the Methodist Church in 1947, Quinipet is built upon the rocks of faith, courage, love, humility, and honesty, creating a foundation that welcomes campers from all walks of life, faith, and church affiliation. Our day and overnight programs provide all the fun of a traditional summer camp at our amazing beachfront setting on Shelter Island! Waterfront activities, sports, arts and crafts, music and theatre, nature discovery, camp fires, and Leader-In-Training program. Register online for Overnight Camp (ages 7-17), Day Camp (ages 5-14) and, Community Sailing (ages 9-15) at quinipet.org.

SHIBLEY DAY CAMP
516-621-8777


Email info@shibleydaycamp.com

We create magical experiences that promote personal growth and lifelong friendships in our nurturing, down to earth environment. Shibley staff members are guided by our GREEN value system that encourages Generosity, Respect, Empathy, Endurance, and Nurturing among all members of the Shibley community. Campers ages 3-14 participate in a balanced mix of athletics, arts, adventure, and science activities! Please call for specifics. 4-8 week flexible sessions and mini-day option. Daily snacks and hot lunch included. Private tours available 7 days a week by appointment. Call 516- 621-8777 or email info@shibleydaycamp.com today!

ST. PATRICK YOUTH COMMUNITY
St. Patrick Church, Smithtown
631-360-0185
Email spyouth@optonline.net

Camp St. Patrick now celebrates more than 30 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.

THOMAS SCHOOL OF HORSEMANSHIP
250 Round Swamp Road, Melville
631-692-6840
Email tsh@tshcamp.com

For more than 70 years Thomas School of Horsemanship has been a day camp where children expand their knowledge of horses and participate in the daily activities that a traditional camp offers. Each day our campers attend riding, horse science, instructional swim, free swim, sports, art, theater, and STEM. Each week we host an exciting special day that includes friendly competition and team spirit. We feel passionately about children having fun-filled days while learning some of life's most important lessons: responsibility, caring, kindness, and critical thinking.

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

Usdan Summer Camp for the Arts, the nation's preeminent arts day camp offers more than 70 programs of study in the arts; visual art, dance, music, theater, writing, and arts-related fields: nature, chess, and recreational arts. Each summer, more than 1,500 students ages 4-18 are immersed in art and nature and surrounded by friends who share their interests and enthusiasm. Transportation is provided in air-conditioned buses departing from throughout the New York Metro and Long Island areas. Two-, three-, four-, and seven-week sessions are offered from June through August.

YMCA OF LONG ISLAND
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855-2YMCALI (962254)
Locations: Bay Shore, East Hampton, Glen Cove, Holtsville, Huntington, and Patchogue


Email tamar.simpson@ymcali.org

YMCA Summer Day Camp offers children positive developmental experiences and encourages them to forge bonds with each other and with staff, building confidence through skill-building activities suited to their age. Each of our Ys offers a robust and fun-filled summer day camp program. Please check your local branch for specific offerings and pricing. You can also view a camp brochure with full program descriptions at ymcali.org.

YMCA SUMMER CAMPS
Email rho@ymcanyc.org

At YMCA Summer Camps, children learn leadership skills and develop self-confidence in a safe, accepting, and stimulating environment. They also build robots, go on field trips, shoot hoops, learn to swim, make new friends, and laugh all summer long! Our creative, educational camp programming—structured around the Y’s values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility—helps campers reach their fullest potential, physically, mentally, and emotionally. With six locations in Manhattan and the Bronx, find the perfect camp for your child! Visit us at ymcanyc.org/camp to learn more today!

YOUNG PEOPLE'S DAY CAMPS NASSAU
516-650-1856 or 631-476-3330
516-650-1856
631-476-3330


Young People’s Day Camp of Nassau County, conveniently located in Hicksville, caters to children ages 4-15. We have been providing boys and girls with summer fun for more than 45 years! YPDC’s philosophy is to “grow” children intellectually, physically, and spiritually in a safe, fun environment! We offer two-eight week programs with exciting trips, arts and crafts, yoga, karate, carnivals, talent shows, special event days, instructional sports, recreational and instructional swim. YPDC is family-owned and -operated and offers lunch for a nominal fee, and free door-to-door transportation to Nassau County.

YOUNG PEOPLE'S DAY CAMPS SUFFOLK
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631-476-3330

These days, there's no need to spend a fortune for your child to have a fun, educational, and safe summer. Consider the benefits of sending your children to YPDC of Suffolk, licensed by the NYS Health Department, and accredited by the ACA for your child's safety. Free door-to-door transportation, with activities supervised by licensed teachers and administrators. Superior camper-to-counselor ratio. Payment plans available. See our website for rates and calendar of pre-planned, professionally-supervised activities. YPDC is fun, educational, diversified, and convenient. Keeping children smiling and parents at ease since 1972.

Sleepaway Camps

CAMP CLIO
Held at Camp Claire, 15 Oakland Ave., Lyme, CT, Middlesex County Camp, 298 E. Haddam Moodus Road, 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 13-16). 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: July 1-13. Camp Clio Youth: July 1-21. 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 coed, 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 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.

DOROTHY P. FLINT 4-H CAMP
3186 Sound Ave., Riverhead
516-433-7970 x11
Email lfg38@cornell.edu

Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp in Riverhead is a coed, recreational eight-week sleep-away camp. A three-day, two-nights “mini camp” is also offered. Stay-over weekends are available! We are located on 140-acres of woodland, farmland, and beachfront on the Long Island Sound. The location includes a 10-acre working farm, swimming, kayaking, adventure course, nature-science education center, horseback riding, archery, arts, and sports. The atmosphere fosters independence, leadership development, and self-esteem. We are a “cellphone free” camp! Accredited by the American Camp Association and operated by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County.

QUINIPET CAMP AND RETREAT CENTER
99 Shore Road (4 Rocky Point Road), P.O. Box 549 , Shelter Island Heights
631-749-0430
Email quinipet@nyac.com

Established by the Methodist Church in 1947, Quinipet is built upon the rocks of faith, courage, love, humility, and honesty, creating a foundation that welcomes campers from all walks of life, faith, and church affiliation. Our day and overnight programs provide all the fun of a traditional summer camp at our amazing beachfront setting on Shelter Island! Waterfront activities, sports, arts and crafts, music and theatre, nature discovery, camp fires, and Leader-In-Training program. Register online for Overnight Camp (ages 7-17), Day Camp (ages 5-14) and, Community Sailing (ages 9-15) at quinipet.org.

Specialty Camps

ART LEAGUE OF LONG ISLAND SUMMER ART ADVENTURE
631-462-5400
30 DeForest Road, Dix Hills
Summer Pre-College Portfolio Development
107 East Deer Park Road, Dix Hills


Email info@artleague.org

Summer Art Adventure offers kids and teens ages 5-14 fun and creative activities in a variety of visual arts mediums led by certified art professionals. Flexible options allow kids ages 5-10 to join one or all of five weekly themed sessions. Pre-teens and teens ages 11-14 can participate in one or both two-week sessions. Summer Pre-College Portfolio Development is geared to teens ages 15-18 interested in pursuing careers in art and design. Participants can enroll in one or both three-week sessions.

CAMP CLIO
Held at Camp Claire, 15 Oakland Ave., Lyme, CT, Middlesex County Camp, 298 E. Haddam Moodus Road, 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 13-16). 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: July 1-13. Camp Clio Youth: July 1-21. 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 coed, 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 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.

CAMP ITALIA
223 Stewart Ave., Garden City
855-CAMP-IT-1 (226-7481)
facebook.com/campitaliausa


Email info@campitaliausa.org

Camp Italia is a unique experience where kids learn Italian words, phrases, and culture through games, songs, and skits. Campers hear and speak Italian and learn about aspects of Italian life, traditions, music, and history. No prior knowledge of Italian necessary. We custom-design our programs to introduce Italian at a level that is relevant to kids: materials from Italian suppliers, the latest Italian music, and authentic Italian food. Held July 16-20, 9am-12:30pm, including lunch. Bambini: ages 5-7, Ragazzi: ages 8-12. Ask us about our year-round classes on Saturdays beginning in September!

CODER SCHOOL SYOSSET (THE)
45 Ira Road , Syosset
516-584-4244
syosset@thecoderschool.com


Email syosset@thecoderschool.com

In our increasingly tech-driven world, knowing how to code is an invaluable skill. The Coder School Syosset has weeklong camps, all summer long, to get your kids learning how to code. Choose from a variety of levels and programs ranging from beginner to advanced. Our camps include building websites, learning various languages such as Scratch and Python, and some new additions including artificial intelligence and coding robots and drones. Join us at Long Island’s No. 1 coding program and let’s get our kids ready to change the world!

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

Give your young explorers, grades pre-K-12th, a summer surrounded by nature. Encourage their love of science with hands-on activities, nature crafts, live animals, and outdoor adventure nature camps. Expeditions to nearby salt marsh, ponds, and woodlands. 2018 programs: Close Encounters of the Natural Kind-Curious Naturalists-Field Explorers-Junior Biologists-Turtle Trackers-Fly Fishing-Orienteering-Outdoor Photography Fun-Oobleck!-Cool Experiments for a Hot Day-Pond Adventures-Salt Marsh Exploration-Naturalists-in-Training (CIT) Program. One-four day camps are available. Summer fun at a great price! Prepare to get wet and muddy!

COLD SPRING HARBOR LABORATORY
One Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor
516-367-5170
Email dnalc@cshl.edu

The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory DNA Learning Center is the world’s first science center devoted entirely to genetics education. Each summer since 1985 our laboratory classrooms have filled with students participating in five-day science camps. We offer fun and challenging programs for science enthusiasts entering sixth through 12th grades. Guided by our experienced educators, students use sophisticated laboratory and computer equipment to perform experiments several grade levels ahead of their peers.

DESTINATION SCIENCE - THE FUN SCIENCE DAY CAMP FOR CURIOUS KIDS 5 TO 11!
multiple locations in Nassau and Suffolk Counties,
888-909-2822

Destination Science 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 make STEM learning an adventure! Build Soccer-Bots and Rube Cube Goldberg-like contraptions; roller coasters, carnivals, and marine explorers; build and train four robots and engineer with techno toys; build a dinosaur roverbot and launch to a fantastical planet. 2018 topics: Science Makers and Inventors Camp, Amusement Park Science Camp, Transforming Robots Camp, and Rovers Rocketing to Space Camp.

DRAMA KIDS
Locations throughout North Nassau County ,
516-360-5026

Drama Kids offers exciting programs for children ages 4-17. Kids have tons of fun and develop important self-confidence, self-esteem, and verbal communication skills that will help them personally and academically. Activities include mini scripts, speaking skills, creative movement, snippets, story starters, whole group improvisations, and everyone's favorite theater games. We showcase our work in a small performance for the fall, spring, and full-day camp programs. Our weekly camps: Make Them Laugh and Far Out Fables are available for full- and half-day adventures this summer. Enroll today! “The difference is dramatic.”

EAST END ARTS SCHOOL
141 East Main St., Riverhead
631-369-2171
Email education@eastendarts.org

Campers-learn and grow creatively in the arts this summer! East End Arts School offers nine weeks of camp each summer; two weeks of Renaissance Kids Camp for ages 5-8 and seven weekly camps for ages 9-14, in both fine arts and music. Our professional instructors teach in small group sizes allowing for personal mentoring and our setting is home-like, with comfortable, air-conditioned rooms and fenced-in, park-like grounds for outdoor play. Each camp concludes with performances and exhibits. Enroll and pay in full by May 1 and receive a 5 percent discount!

EGLEVSKY BALLET
700 Hicksville Road Suite 102, Bethpage
516-746-1115

Eglevsky Ballet, under the artistic direction of Maurice Brandon Curry, provides professional caliber training for students of all ages and abilities. Eglevsky presents an annual production of The Nutcracker, two summer intensives, master classes, performing opportunities, and community education. The July Summer Intensive is geared towards serious dancers. This is a full-day program, with classes in ballet, pointe, variations, modern, jazz, character, Pilates, and pas de deux. Housing is available. The August Summer Intensive is a half-day program, Monday-Friday, and focuses on development of ballet fundamentals.

EYE LEVEL OF WILLISTON PARK
61 Hillside Ave., Williston Park
516-747-7700

Don’t let your child suffer from Summer Brain Drain! After a year of rigorous academia, it can be easy for a child to slip into the relaxing activities of summer without a care in the world. However, three months free of school can often have a detrimental impact on a child’s education. Fortunately, Eye Level of Williston Park offers the academic programs that students need to enter the coming school year prepared to take on any challenge! Call us now at 516-747- 7700 to schedule a free diagnostic assessment.

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

Gersh Academy at West Hills Day Camp is Long Island’s premier summer day camp for children diagnosed with autism and other neurobiological disorders. Gersh Academy, with more than 25 years of experience helping children with special needs and West Hills Day Camp, with more than 60 years of camping excellence, joined forces to provide the ultimate summer camp program for children on the autism spectrum. Located on 18 acres of Long Island’s beautiful North Shore, it offers children on the autism spectrum the opportunity to participate in a traditional summer camp experience.

GREAT STRIDES LONG ISLAND
41 Coram-Swezeytown Road, Middle Island
631-786-9708


Email julie@greatstridesli.org

Great Strides offers equestrian activities for children and adults of all ages and abilities. Our equine friends can help us face all of life’s challenges with strength and confidence. Our programs are hosted on a beautiful 15-acre ranch featuring three outdoor rings and a heated indoor arena. We offer a warm, friendly environment supervised by seasoned, certified instructors. Offering summer programs, a weeklong introduction to horses in July and August. Private lessons are available for English and Western students. Ask about our Mommy and Me, birthday parties, and Therapeutic Riding. Call 631-786-9708 for more information.

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

Green Vale hosts two week-long sessions of camp each June for ages 2-14. A half-day format allows kids to dive into one of more than 20 offerings including outdoor games, art, science play, cooking, leadership, and sports. All camps are led by Green Vale’s renowned teachers on a 40-acre campus. For complete camp listings, visit greenvaleschool.org.

HOFSTRA SUMMER CAMPS
101 Oak St., Uniondale
516-463-CAMP (2267)
Email ce-camps@hofstra.edu

Hofstra Summer Camps offer boys and girls, ages 5-17, more than 70 programs. There’s something for everyone—from theater to sports, gaming, art, music, STEM and STEAM, academics, culinary, dance, YouTube Studio, Adventure Education, and even a Super Hero Academy. At our camp, kids will explore their interests, learn valuable social skills, and have fun while gaining confidence. Daily swim instruction for many programs in Hoftra’s 50-meter, Olympic-sized, indoor pool. Door-to-door, air-conditioned transportation available. Lunch included–we offer gluten-free and Kosher food and are peanut-allergy sensitive. Contact us at 516-463-CAMP(2267) or email ce-camps@hofstra.edu.

HUNTINGTON CENTER FOR PERFORMING ARTS
310 New York Ave., Huntington
631-271-4626
Email huntingtoncenter@yahoo.com

Huntington Center for Performing Arts is a special place to discover and develop the talent that all children possess. Summer Programs include Young Artists Program for ages 3-6 from 9:30am-12:30pm, beginning July 16. Experience the performing arts offered year-round in our air-conditioned facility. Suzuki violin, piano, musical theater, American Ballet Theatre® National Training Curriculum ballet, jazz plus yoga, art, and theme days. Full days from 9:30am-3:30pm, ages 7-12 with a concentration in music, dance, or theater. Ballet Boot Camp for age 7 and older Aug. 21-23 and 28-30.

ID TECH CAMPS
1-844-788-1858

iD Tech is the world’s No. 1 summer STEM program for ages 7-18 held at 150 prestigious universities including Stony Brook University, NYIT-Old Westbury, Adelphi, Queens College, NYU, and Columbia. With world-class instructors and innovative courses in coding, game development, robotics, and design, our programs instill in-demand skills that embolden students to shape the future. Learn more at iDTech.com.

INTREPID SEA, AIR & SPACE MUSEUM
Pier 86, West 46th Street and Twelfth Avenue, New York
646-381-5010

An amazing summer awaits campers at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. Campers in grades kindergarten-fifth explore themes like aviation, space exploration, and engineering during our fun-filled day camps. School break camps are now offered March 26–30 and April 2-6! Summer camps start June 25 and include themes like Tinker Time, Spy Science, and Superheroes: Time for Action! All camps are Monday–Friday, 9am–5pm. For more information, call 646-381-5166 or email camp@intrepidmuseum.org.

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

Kenwal's “Extreme Teens Travel Program” is the perfect blend of outdoor camp activities, as well as overnight and local travel experiences. The program creates an opportunity for campers grades seventh-11th, to enjoy an unforgettable summer on the road with their peers. Additionally, “Extreme Teens” will enjoy the comforts of home during camp days and local day trips. Our Extreme Teen program is a chance for campers to be active, confident, resilient, unplug from technology, develop lifelong skills, grow more independent, learn social skills, and make true friends.

KEY TO MY ART, INC.
131 Main St., Amityville and East Rockaway
6316089048, 5162182920
131 Main St., East Rockaway


Email info@keytomyart.com

Not looking to commit to an entire summer of camp? Kids love art? We offer two sessions a day. 10am-12pm, ages 5-7 and 1pm-3pm, ages 8 and older. You choose your days! Each week is a different theme, different projects each day! Drawing, painting, sculpture, and collage-your child will get their hands on all different materials! Run by a NYS-certified art teacher, all artistic assistants are friendly and love working with children! The more you book, the more you save. Save up to 25 percent! Call or email for more information. 631-608-9048, info@keytomyart.com, keytomyart.com.

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 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 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 AQUARIUM
431 E. Main St., Riverhead
631-208-9200 xH2O (426) or 631-208-9200 x125

Our Summer Adventure Days Camp program adds interactive excitement to summer vacation. Children ages 2-14 explore the wonders of the marine environment through age-appropriate learning and activities. A tour boat adventure, close encounters with marine creatures, the chance to catch fish on a deserted island–just some of the fun for children age 8 and younger. Older kids can collect and identify marine specimens on our tour boat, hike the Pine Barrens, climb a rock wall, go canoeing and kayaking, take a Shark Dive, or Snorkel Adventure. Call 631-208-9200, x426 for more details.

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 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 taught by practicing artists. Students have the choice to focus on one of LIHSA's major disciplines: Theatre, Music, Dance, Fine Art, Digital Media, Special Effect, or Filmmaking. For more information or to find out what's new for summer 2018, please call 516-622-5678. Open house April 28.

LONG ISLAND WHOLE CHILD ACADEMY
175 Wolf Hill Road, Melville
347-668-3676
Email info@liwholechild.org

Looking for an exciting, flexible addition to your child’s summer adventure? Mentoring Scientific Minds3 offers three, two-week sessions guaranteed to engross the most curious minds. Build submersible ROVs, “see” underwater; study rescued sunken treasures; and learn orienteering and survival skills outdoors at Environmental Boot Camp. Join our Flight Team to fly any airplane to any airport in the world with our own “Captain Joe,” and flight simulator. Build mini drones and robots, and learn electronics and engineering at our own Makers’ Space. Call now for information: 347-558-3676.

MAD SCIENCE OF LONG ISLAND
516-620-6768
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- and half-day themed sessions such as Secret Agent Lab, Robotics Lab, Robot Engineers, Advanced Robotics, Brixology, Science in Motion, Crazy Chemworks and NASA Space Explorers!

MATHNASIUM LEARNING CENTERS
Five Towns
414 Central Ave., Cedarhurst
516-569-1500
Great Neck
11 Great Neck Road, Great Neck
516-482-MATH (6284)
Lynbrook
381 Sunrise Highway, Lynbrook
516-881-7997
New Hyde Park
810 Jericho Turnpike, New Hyde Park
516-616-MATH (6284)
Roslyn
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.

MID ISLAND AERO CAMP
101 Herring Drive (MacArthur Airport), Ronkonkoma
631-588-5400

For children grades sixth-12th, who want to have a great summer experience with an opportunity to pilot an airplane. Bravo Camp, (grades sixth-eighth, July 9-13, $629) and Alpha Camp (grades 9th-12th, Aug. 6-10, $829) offer a thrill of a lifetime. Campers have classroom instruction, a simulator flight, aircraft flight(s), and a variety of airport tours which may include: corporate aircraft, TSA, Fire Rescue, Control Tower, Aviation Museum. Monday-Friday 9am-3pm. An optional flight day is offered for those who desire more flight time. Our Aero Club meets once a month from 5:30-7pm, allowing students the opportunity to “talk aviation” with other students their age.

MILL NECK'S SIGN LANGUAGE CAMP FOR HEARING KIDS
40 Frost Mill Road, Mill Neck
516-922-4100
Email pyee@millneck.org

Sign Language Camp for Hearing Kids is held on the beautiful Mill Neck Manor campus on July 23–27 and July 30–Aug. 3. This exclusive camp is for hearing children, ages 8-16, who are interested in learning American Sign Language (ASL). Campers will experience exciting activities all with an ASL concentration. No experience necessary! Pricing is $395 per session. Discounts available. Email pyee@millneck.org or visit lutheranfriendsofthedeaf.org for more information.

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

Now in our 28th year, Music Institute of Long Island was Voted No. 1 Best Music School on the North Shore. Programs include violin, viola, cello, guitar, piano, voice, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, and tuba. Instructions in Traditional, Suzuki, and ABRSM methods for ages 3-99, beginner-advanced. MILI offers: Chamber Music, Theory, Sight Reading, NYSSMA, and college preparation. Students perform eight times annually at Steinway Hall, Carnegie Hall, and for charities. First prize competition winners, soloists with orchestras. Outstanding faculty. Summer private lessons-all levels, all instruments, two-week summer chamber music July 10-21. Fall semester begins Sept. 8, 2017.

MUSIC TOGETHER
Various locations Find the location near you,

While the big kids are at camp this summer, have some family-style, music-makin' fun with your little ones. Once a week for six weeks, you’ll sing, dance, and play with your baby, toddler, or preschooler in a play-based, developmentally appropriate musical environment. Some centers even offer classes for the big kids too! Founded in 1987, Music Together is a research-based program. Each family receives a CD or download 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 on Long Island: musictogetherli-queens.com.

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

Summer Dance-in its 38th year, the Ohman School of Ballet was founded by Frank Ohman, former soloist of NYC Ballet and 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.

PORT SAILING CAMP
22 Pelham Road, New Rochelle
914-355-5400
Email info@portsailing.com

For more than 14 years, Port Sailing School has offered our two-week Junior Sailing Camp for novice and experienced sailors, all closely supervised by certified instructors. Spend the summer on the Long Island Sound learning to sail on our 23-foot Sonars and Optimists boats. Full-day program from 9am-4pm for ages 8-16 and half-day program for kids ages 8-10. Students are grouped by experience to learn rules of racing, plotting courses, reading charts, and anchoring. Our CIT program welcomes students age 15 and older with three years prior sailing experience.

POSEY SCHOOL
57 Main St., Northport
631-757-2700
Email poseyschoolofdance@gmail.com

Children will study dance (ballet, tap, and creative movement), Fine Art from the MET, theater, and acting! Monday-Friday from 9am-12pm. Themes for the weeks are: week one July 9-13 Wild, Wild West; week two July 16-20 New York, New York; week three July 30-Aug. 3 African Safari; week four Aug. 6-10 The Forest; week five Aug. 13-17 Sea Cruise. Children will spend time outdoors and indoors in our beautifully air-conditioned studios creating art, dancing, and expressing themselves through theater and acting! $250 per week.

ROBOMINDTECH S.T.E.M. EDUCATION CENTER CREATIVITY, SCIENCE, ROBOTICS, CODING & L-E-G-O LEARNING FUN!
Nassau:
Great Neck Kids Center
25 Cuttermill Road #4, Great Neck
718-264-7626, 860-944-3654
robomindtech.com
robomindtech@gmail.com
Queens:
185-10 Union Turnpike
Fresh Meadows
718-264-ROBO (7626)
robomindtech.com
robomindtech@gmail.com


Build Lego® amusement park ride 3-D models or a Mars rover to learn about space! Channel your child’s creative energy into exciting projects in STEM with our unique, hands-on curriculum. RoboMindTech is an award-winning STEM education center. From robotics, coding, and video game design to Lego® creative play, we offer a variety of immersive kindergarten-eighth grade STEM after-school and summer programs. Our experienced team works with schools and groups to create off-site STEM programs and in-house field trips. Home to NYC FIRST Lego® League and National World Robot Olympiad Champions.

SCHOOL OF ROCK PORT JEFFERSON
4837 Nesconset Highway, Port Jefferson Station
631-476-7625
Email portjefferson@schoolofrock.com

School of Rock is the national leader in performance-based music education. Our popular summer camps will get your child rocking! We offer four distinct one-week camps created to teach music, build confidence, and create memories. Historically designed for kids ages 9-18 with some experience on their instrument (guitar, bass, vocals, drums, keys, or horns), this year we are also offering AC/DC for Beginners ages 7 and older with very minimal experience. All camps culminate in a live rock show at a local venue! Sign up. Plug in. Rock out!

SMITHTOWN TOWNSHIP ARTS COUNCIL (STAC) ART CLASSES-MILLS POND HOUSE GALLERY
660 Route 25A, St. James
631-862-6575
Email classes@stacarts.org

We give budding young artists the opportunity to experiment with variety of art materials to create their own masterpieces. Combining technique, creativity, and fun. We encourage children to stretch their imaginations while exploring a variety of painting and drawing techniques. Techniques of fine art are taught in a non-competitive environment, giving students the tools and freedom to express their growing creativity. No prior experience needed -just bring your imagination! Returning students will find each week to be a new, unique experience. Ages 5–16. July 9 -Aug. 24.

SPIN DJ ACADEMY
631-608-8858
202 Merrick Road, 2nd floor, Rockville Centre
16 Broadway, Amityville


Spin DJ Camp is an interactive DJ education camp teaching campers everything they need to be the life of the party in a social and creative setting! Our two-week camp program includes DJ and Music Production classes using the hottest gear, a fun and social group environment, and special guest DJs to inspire. At the end of each session students will create a live performance, recorded DJ set, and live video!

ST. PATRICK YOUTH COMMUNITY
St. Patrick Church, Smithtown
631-360-0185
Email spyouth@optonline.net

Camp St. Patrick offers Summer Sports Camps. Each summer we are fortunate to have Dave Shouler direct our Summer Basketball clinics. Coach Dave is a local high school basketball coach who engages your child in skills, drills, games, and scrimmages. Perfect for those who want to learn the nuances of basketball or hone their skills. Great prep for school try outs or CYO. Bring your friends! We also offer Dek Hockey and LAX clinics during the summer as well. Call us for more information at 631-360-0185.

STARS OF TOMORROW
171 Eileen Way, Syosset
516-932-9173

The Stars of Tomorrow Summer Program consists of 20 days Monday-Friday during the month of July from 9:30am-3pm. The cost is $1500. Each day consists of singing, dancing, and acting, with a musical production for parents on the last day. Children bring their lunch but we offer snacks without nuts all day long. Students have access to a huge gym for exercise and we are down the block from bowling and other field trips.

STUDIO E ART CLASSES
565 Route 25A, Miller Place
631-744-4001

Studio E offers art enrichment camps to three age groups: children (ages 5-8), tweens (ages 9-12), and teens (ages 13-17). Topics include pottery, hand-building, painting, drawing, sketching, collage, and illustration. Studio E Art Camps provide small group instruction. Camps meet Tuesdays-Fridays for half-days. Pay per week! All camps are taught by a New York State-certified art teacher and assistant teachers. Camps start at only $175 per week. Visit studioeartclass.com/childrens-camps to register.

SYLVAN LEARNING CENTERS OF MINEOLA AND HUNTINGTON
393 Jericho Turnpike, Mineola
516-743-9943
1160 E. Jericho Turnpike
Huntington
631-424-5600


Email sylvanlearning@optonline.net

Summer learning loss. It's real! If kids don't stay engaged in learning, they can lose up to 2½ months of what they learned. Sylvan can tackle any subject or need so your child can take on the next school year with confidence. Our flexible schedules ensure we fit into your plans. With personalized and small group options available, there is something for everyone. Ask about our Comprehension Edge program (third-seventh grades), Elementary Math and High School Math Edge programs (first-12th grades) catch up or preview next year’s concepts! Make this summer count!

THOMAS SCHOOL OF HORSEMANSHIP
250 Round Swamp Road, Melville
631-692-6840
Email tsh@tshcamp.com

For more than 70 years Thomas School of Horsemanship has been a day camp where children expand their knowledge of horses and participate in the daily activities that a traditional camp offers. Each day our campers attend riding, horse science, instructional swim, free swim, sports, art, theater, and STEM. Each week we host an exciting special day that includes friendly competition and team spirit. We feel passionately about children having fun-filled days while learning some of life's most important lessons: responsibility, caring, kindness, and critical thinking.

TOWER TALENT
535 Broadhollow Road Suite A2A, Melville
516-765-2400
Email towertalentclasses@gmail.com

Got talent? This summer, develop your child's on-camera acting, modeling, or vocal performance technique with Tower Talent! Meet with top NYC talent agencies and see if your child has what it takes to break into commercials, television, and modeling. Enjoy photo-shoots, film-making, acting for television, runway lessons, voice and stage presence development, comedy, and improv; all while preparing your child for the exciting opportunities the entertainment industry has to offer. Give us a call at 516-765-2400 for more info or check us out at towertalent.com.

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 for the Arts, the nation's preeminent arts day camp offers more than 70 programs of study in the arts; visual art, dance, music, theater, writing, and arts-related fields: nature, chess, and recreational arts. Each summer, more than 1,500 students ages 4-18 are immersed in art and nature and surrounded by friends who share their interests and enthusiasm. Transportation is provided in air-conditioned buses departing from throughout the New York Metro and Long Island areas. Two-, three-, four-, and seven-week sessions are offered from June through August.

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® (VEG) summer “STREAM” program (incorporating art and writing). “Camp ThinkTank,” is a summer steam program for the gifted learner. We offer three- and four-day workshops for participants in grades first-sixth. Using its trademarked teaching approach, one or more of the following curriculum areas are covered in each workshop: Civil Engineering and Infrastructures, Microbiology, Robotics, Electrical Engineering, 3D Design and Printing, Human Civilization and Achievements, Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology, Structural Symbolism, Robotics, Coding and Arduino Boards, Culinary Science and Techniques, Animal Studies, Earth Science, Statistical Game Design, and CAD Architecture.


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