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Over 101 New York Adventure Summer Camps Listed Below with In-Depth Camp Info, including: Videos, Photos, Maps & Detailed Descriptions


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Best 2020 Adventure Summer Camps in New York

Many of our New York Adventure Camps are still adding to their info on their 2020 Summer Camps, Programs, Activities & Classes.

You can contact each camp you are interested in to get the latest info on all their 2020 Summer Adventure Programs for Teens and Kids.

Summer 2020 Update, Please Read: Many Adventure camps may be changing their summer plans because of COVID-19. For the most current information, please contact each camp individually.

Early-Bird & Multiple Camper Discounts at New York Adventure Camps for Summer 2020

Some of the Best 2020 Adventure Camps in New York offer "Early Bird" and/or Multiple Camper Discounts if you enroll in camp before a certain date, or if you are enrolling more than one camper -- check each camp's listing & website for more info, and for info on any available Adventure Camp Scholarships and Financial Aid.

Summer Adventure Camps, Programs, Workshops, & Classes in New York are Starting in August, 2020

Many of our New York Adventure Camps offer Summer Adventure Programs, Activities, Workshops & Classes starting in August, 2020.

Be sure to check the "Year-Round Programs and Other Camp Info" headings of each camp listing for specifics, or give any Adventure Camp you're interested in a call to check on Summer dates, times and availability.

Summer 2020 Adventure Camp Open Houses & Reunions

Many of our Adventure Camps will be hosting Summer Reunions for their previous campers, and Summer Open Houses for interested new campers and families. Each camp is different, and some offer activities for the entire family.

Contact the camp(s) directly to see if there are any Camp Reunion or Open House Plans for August, 2020.

Best New York Summer Adventure Day Camps Starting in August, 2020

Looking for a Great New York Adventure Day Camp? Look at each camp's TYPE OF CAMP description. Many of our Best New York Day Adventure Camps also list their exact hours, and if they offer before and after camp activities.

Best New York Year-Round
Adventure Camps, Classes & Adventure Programs

Many of our Best New York Summer Adventure Camps also offer Year Round Adventure Camp Programs, Classes, and Activities. You should contact the camps you are interested in to see if they offer Fall, Winter and/or Spring Adventure Programs, too.

Best New York Summer Adventure Camp Jobs

Searching for New York Adventure Camp Jobs? Many of our Best Adventure Camps are now listing their 2020 Summer Camp Jobs, too. Look for the heading "Summer Camp Jobs" in each camp listing. You can also check any camp's website for their "Work at Camp" or "Summer Employment Opportunities" pages.

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Camp Lantern Creek
Montgomery, Texas
936-597-8225

Ages: 7 - 17 . All Girl Campers. Overnight Camp.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: While summer might look a little different this year, Camp Lantern Creek promises it will continue to bring the Creeker spirit to our campers and families this summer! CLC Unique, our virtual camp option, will begin on June 22, and will consist of week-long sessions that will offer one-of-a-kind programs unique to each session. Through our virtual programming, we will create memories with our new and seasoned Creekers, virtually.

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French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts
Hancock, NY

Visit Our French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts Website
954-345-7455
845-887-5600
607-637-8400

admin[AT]frenchwoods.com
199 Bouchoux Brook Rd
Hancock, NY 13783

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WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
1879 University Drive Coral Springs, FL 33071 954-346-7455

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts Video

CAMPER AGES: 7 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Four 3-week sessions and One 1-week session

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: French Woods offers summer camp programs in dance, theater, music, circus, magic, visual arts, film and video, sports, tennis, fitness, waterfront, skate board, rock and roll and horseback riding. We cater to children from 7-17 years old. Younger campers have more guidance and supervision, while older campers are able to take on some responsibility and have a chance to work in the areas of their interest. Each camper designs his or her own unique summer experience. We feature world-class programs coached by diverse, multi-national and talented counselor and adult staff members.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Science, Computers, Technology, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Martial Arts, Team Sports, and more. Stagecraft, Circus, Skatebaording, Rock & Roll, Magic, Tech Theater, Costumes, Lighting, Sound, Make-up, Jazz Band & Symphony, Horseback Riding.

French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Hancock New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Soccer, Tennis, Basketball and more. French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 7 - 17.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are about 2.5 hrs from New York City on a private 80 acre lake in the Catskill mountains, camp takes up about 150 acres of developed land, with 1000's of acres of wilderness surrounding us.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have the best facilities in camping, 5 theaters, great dance studios, a music hall, sports fields, indoor basketball tennis and other sports, indoor horseback riding ring, miles of trails, huge indoor circus facility, indoor skatepark with bowl, street course, 10' half-pipe, beginner area, rock arena, magic theater, huge costume shop and stage craft facilities, 16 art studios, dedicated video center, computer lab with 100 machines, lake and pool, etc. see our website for more

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: French Woods offers summer camp programs in dance, theater, music, circus, magic, visual arts, film and video, sports, tennis, fitness, waterfront, skate board, rock and roll and horseback riding. We cater to children from 7-17 years old. Younger campers have more guidance and supervision, while older campers are able to take on some responsibility and have a chance to work in the areas of their interest. Each camper designs his or her own unique summer experience.

We feature world-class programs coached by diverse, multi-national and talented counselor and adult staff members. Campers are able to focus on one particular area of interest, or they may choose to select a variety of our activities. Although we are a dance camp, theater camp, music camp, circus camp, magic camp, visual arts camp, film and video camp, sports camp, tennis camp, fitness camp, waterfront camp, skate board camp, rock and roll camp and horseback riding camp, we are also a camp that offers all the traditional camp activities that can be chosen a-la-carte.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: 3 stage CIT leadership program starting at 15 years old.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
5 sessions from June-September, see Our Camp Website Link: www.frenchwoods.com for details

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We hire counselors and specialists in a wide variety of areas, most live in bunks and also teach in a specialty area, some work with children all day and do not teach in a specialty area, some only teach in specialty areas.

We're always looking for medical staff, tech theater, musicians, magicians, technology teachers, woodworkers, circus artists... see our website for details at: Our Camp Website Link: www.frenchwoods.com.

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New York Adventure Camps

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Hofstra Summer Camps
Hempstead, New York

Visit Our Hofstra Summer Camps Website
516-463-CAMP
ce-camps[AT]hofstra.edu
Hempstead, New York 11549

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
250 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Hofstra Summer Camps Video

CAMPER AGES: children entering K - 12 grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Monday - Friday

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Boy Campers. All Girl Campers.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: REACH Programs for girls and boys entering grades 2-9

REACH Program for Teens for girls and boys entering grades 10-12

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Science, Computers, Math, Technology, Cheerleading, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Wrestling, Team Sports, and more. Specialty Camps
Actor’s Workshop
Adventure Education
Basketball
Bowling
Cheerleading
Counselor Apprentice Program
Cub Camp
Dance
Fine Arts
Flag Football
GAGA Dodgeball
Golf
Musical Theater
Science Education
Marine Biology
Soccer
Tennis
Write 0' Rama

Learning Institute
3 – D Computer Animation
Aerodynamics & Design –
Bioengineering An Forensic Science
Introduction To Fashion Design
GBA Fashion Runway
GBA Digital Music Studio
GBA Flight Academy
Gifted
Math Skills
Minecraft Builders Club
Reach
Reach For Teens
Reading/Writing Learning Clinic
Introducton To Robotics
Robotics Engineering Studio
Starburst Video Game Development 1
Starburst Video Game Development 2
Introduction To Video Game Development
Video Game Design Studio
Video Game Programming

Sports Camps
New York Baseball Academy
Hofstra Pep Band Camp
Joe Mihalich Boys Basketball Camp
Krista Kilburn-Steveskey Girls Basketball Camp
Kelly Olsen Dance Academy
Christine A. Nowierski Cheer Camp
Richard Nuttall & Simon Riddiough Soccer Camp
Rob Anspach Wrestling Camp
Shannon Smith Girls Lacrosse Camp –
Seth Tierney Boys Lacrosse Camp
Hofstra University Softball Camp
Kristina Hernandez Volleyball Camp

BOCES
Barry Tech Programs
Aviation Academy
Careers In Veterinary Medicine – Introduction
Careers In Veterinary Medicine- Intermediate
Criminal Justice Academy - Session
Culinary Arts Academy: Introduction
Culinary Arts Academy: Intermediate
Exercise, Nutrition & Sports Conditioning
Graphic Design
Home Engineering & Carpentry
Junior First Responder -
Mechanical Engineering & Automotive Institute
Video Production

BOCES Outdoor Education Programs
Outdoor Challenge
A Field Study In Marine Biology
Long Island Ecology

Session 4 Camps
Aquatic Camp
Cartooning Workshop
Colonial Crafts & Early Native American Life (BOCES)
Cub Camp
Exploring Languages Around The World (BOCES)
Hofstra Pep Band Camp Featuring Fred Motley
Long Island Ecology (BOCES)
Recreation Camp
Stem Marine Exploration Technology (BOCES)
Travel Camp
Travel Plus
Video Game Mania
Overnight Camp

CAMP LOCATION: Please visit our website for lots of camp photos and video at: Our Camp Website Link: www.hofstra.edu

CAMP FACILITIES: We fully utilize the University�s excellent indoor and outdoor athletic and cultural facilities on Hofstra�s beautiful 240-acre campus.

Give your child the summer experience of a lifetime! With more than 20 specialty camps, 12 sports academy camps and the Learning Institute, Hofstra Summer Camps provides an intellectually enriching atmosphere and hours of fun!

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: For more than 25 years, Hofstra Summer Camps has provided a safe and enriching environment for children in all grade levels. We expect 2014 to be our most exciting summer ever, with thrilling new programs that offer a variety of ways to enrich campers’ social development, creativity, and physical and academic potential.

Hofstra Specialty Camps offers a broad spectrum of programs — fine arts, performing arts, science, tennis, golf, and more than 20 additional specialties — with the flexibility to register for two, four, six, or seven weeks. Campers spend half the day in their chosen specialty and the other half in recreation and instructional swim.

If your camper in grades 2 through 12 wants to improve their athletic skills, he or she can choose Sports Academy Camps in baseball, basketball, lacrosse, wrestling, volleyball, soccer, softball, pep band, dance, and cheerleading.

Does your camper prefer more intellectual or creative pursuits? No problem! Our Learning Institute programs offer wonderful opportunities for students to challenge themselves in positive, enjoyable settings.

And once again, we are proud to partner with Nassau BOCES to offer a wide range of unique and exciting programs for youth in grades 3-11, including our Hofstra Precollegiate Career Discovery Institute for grades 7-11, which gives teens the opportunity to explore possible future careers in culinary arts, veterinary, video production, graphic design, aviation, criminal justice and more! These experiences will help teens explore their passions while gaining solid fundamentals and skills. With convenient locations on the Hofstra campus and at Nassau BOCES’ Brookville, Caumsett and Barry Tech locations, there is something for everyone!

Hofstra’s knowledgeable and reputable staff focuses on teaching self-respect, courage, and responsibility, while building campers’ self-esteem, self-confidence, and character. Our camps offer far more than typical child care; we help campers discover their special talents and identify their goals and dreams. Additionally, campers have access to excellent indoor and outdoor athletic and cultural facilities on Hofstra’s beautiful 240-acre campus.

We invite you to learn more about our American Camp Association-accredited summer camps, tour the facilities, and meet with our dedicated staff. We look forward to meeting you and satisfying your family’s summer camp needs.

If you have any questions, please call us at 516-463-CAMP.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: We offer a six week Counselor Apprentice Program for boys and girls entering 10th or 11th grade by September 2014

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: We offer Spring Break Camps - April 14-17, 2014
After school Programs March - April, 2014
Pre-Collegiate Courses
Discovery Career Institute

OTHER CAMP INFO: Tuition includes transportation and lunch

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.hofstra.edu

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Adventure Camps in NY
Offer Day & Overnight Options

Some New York Adventure Camps offer BOTH Day and Overnight Camp options. Be sure to check each camp's description under "TYPE OF CAMP" for complete information, and exact hours.

Some New York Adventure Day Camps also offer Extended Camp Hours for Early Camper Drop-Off and Pick Up. If you need these services, you should contact the camp to confirm availability.


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Laurel Project Summer Camp
New York, New York

Visit Our Laurel Project Summer Camp Website
(917) 355-2083
laurel.project[AT]gmail.com
4 Bowery, 3rd Floor
New York, New York 10013

CAMPER AGES: 5 - 14

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. 9am-3pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: The Laurel Project program, designed for children and preteens, will encourage students to learn the Chinese culture and language in a creative and participatory environment. Instruction takes place both indoors and outdoors in the heart of Chinatown, surrounded by colorful shops, markets and wonderful restaurants. The objective is to engage students in an intimate and fun setting, to teach Mandarin Chinese as a vehicle for cultural self-expression, rather than present it as just another subject to study.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Academics, Martial Arts, and more. Chinese Language Camp

CAMP LOCATION: In the middle of Chinatown!

CAMP FACILITIES: Classroom and outdoor field trips to the park, market and restaurant.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: The Laurel Project program, designed for children, will encourage students to learn the Chinese culture and language in a creative and participatory environment. Instruction takes place both indoors and outdoors in the heart of Chinatown, surrounded by colorful shops, markets and wonderful restaurants. The objective is to engage students in an intimate and fun setting, to teach Mandarin Chinese as a vehicle for cultural self-expression, rather than present it as just another subject to study. During the summer, activities focus on simple Mandarin conversation, writing, songs and games.

Students will interact with fruit vendors, shopkeepers & waiters when we shop for fruits & vegetables in the markets, try out snacks, desserts & beverages in a teahouse, and order delicious food & dim sum in the restaurant. Lessons include counting, colors, fruits, vegetables, foods, snacks, desserts, beverages, clothes, how to use chopsticks, and Chinese restaurant etiquette. Laurel Project students will also learn how to make some simple Chinese dishes in the classroom. Outdoor activities include Chinese jump rope and other games in the park, plus shopping, museum and bookstore trips as well. *All outdoor activities will be accompanied by two adults *

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:

Camp A: Little Kids Camp
Ages: 5 – 8 years old
Dates: August 6-10, August 13-17 2017
(Two weeks, Mondays through Fridays)

Camp B: Big Kids Camp
Ages: 9 – 14 years old
Dates: August 20-24, August 27-31, 2017
(Two weeks, Mondays through Fridays)

Pricing:
1 week of camp: $660
2 weeks of camp: $1220

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Outdoor Adventures!
Brookville, NY

Visit Our Outdoor Adventures! Website
516-436-7200
ce-camps[AT]hofstra.edu
Nassau BOCES Brookville Education Center
195 Brookville Road
Brookville, NY 11545

CAMPER AGES: 8 - 14

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, Science, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: For directions visit Our Camp Website Link: ce.hofstra.edu

CAMP FACILITIES: Beautiful BOCES outdoor site in Brookville. Perfect for outdoor camping activities.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: With Outdoor Adventures, you can learn some of the essentials skills that the pioneers early of America needed for their daily lives. In this exciting new program students will participate in a variety of activities using Nassau BOCES' Brookville Environmental Education Center, including homestead ecology, challenge courses, survival and orienteering. Learn skills like:

Blacksmithing - Students will learn the techniques and tools that were needed at the forge, and put these skills to the test

Outdoor cooking - Students will learn safe fire-building techniques, as well as simple recipes to cook over a fire.

How to build a survival shelter - Students will be taught how to prepare a shelter with the proper materials, in the case of an emergency

Using a compass to find your way - Students will learn to escape their electronics and use only a simple compass to find their way around the campus

Bring your high energy for four fun days about learning outdoor skills!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
April 14-17, 9a.m.- 4p.m., call 516-463-7200 or visit Our Camp Website Link: ce.hofstra.edu for pricing info

Hofstra & Nassau BOCES Camps
Session
One Session (two weeks)
$1,795
*Only one discount per camper may be applied. Discounts may not be combined.
**No discounts may be applied to Hofstra & Nassau BOCES Camps.

Group/Team Discount (five (5) or more campers) for Sports Academy Camp

Sibling Discount
$50 off each additional child (enrolled from same family) per two-week session of Summer Camps (
Hofstra Full-Time Employee Discount (Must Be Parent of Camper) 25 percent.

Hofstra Alumni Discount (Must Be Parent of Camper)
10 percent for Sports Academy Camps.Alumnus must be parent/guardian of camper). Download the alumni discount form.

Union Discount (Must Be Parent/Guardian of Camper)
10 percent for Sports Academy Camps. (Registration must be accompanied by a copy of a current company photo ID card. Union member must be parent/guardian of camper).

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Teen Treks
New York Location(s)

Visit Our Teen Treks Website
716-566-7908
biketrips[AT]teentreks.com
396 Porter Ave
Buffalo, New York 14201

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maryland, Virginia, New Hampshire, New York

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Teen Treks Video

CAMPER AGES: 11-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Teen Treks gives teenagers the chance to discover the excitement and fun of bike touring with a bunch of like-minded people, seeing beautiful natural landscapes and world-class cities while gaining independence and travel skills.

Teenagers from all 50 states, plus Canada, Europe, and Asia join our trips – and everyone gets a lot of say in what the group does each day, from planning the details of the route to picking out what’s for dinner. If everyone wants to bike hard and get to the beach faster, you can do that. If you want to spend a little more time taking pictures at a breathtaking waterfall or a picturesque waterfront, you can do that.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, Travel, and more. Teen Bike Treks

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Teen Treks has been a leader in bike touring summer programs for 18 years. At Teen Treks we offer fun and not competitive biking experiences. Our Moderate rated trips are geared towards first time bicyclists, appropriate for most 14-18 year olds in average or better physical health. Our Easy treks are extremely easy in terms of daily mileage and terrain and will attract slower riders. For our Challenging treks you need to be in good shape and enjoy bicycling. We have had many first time riders do challenging treks and this is for those eager for a challenge.

Any teenager can enjoy one of our summer bike trips. We love a good challenge and we encourage teens to be ambitious, but we keep things fun, too – there’s always time to stop for ice cream, enjoy the scenery, or check out an awesome local restaurant or historical site.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Check our website for the latest trip offerings.

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Camp Little Notch
Fort Ann, New York

Visit Our Camp Little Notch Website
518-793-9700
campdirector[AT]camplittlenotch.org
744 Sly Pond Road
Fort Ann, New York 12827

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
Friends of CLN
110 Spring Street
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Camp Little Notch Video

CAMPER AGES: 7 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Little Notch (CLN) is an inspiring summer camp for girls. A magical forest located at the base of the Adirondacks in upstate New York, Camp Little Notch is situated on 443 acres of pristine wilderness, including an 80-acre private lake providing the perfect setting for outdoor adventure, personal growth, new friendships, and community building. Camp Little Notch is a place where all girls can belong!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Swimming, and more. Swimming, Canoeing, Sailing, Team Building, Ropes Course, Yoga, Creek Walks, Wildlife Observation, Hiking, Outdoor Cooking, Arts & Crafts, Music, Overnight Camp-outs, & So Much More

Camp Little Notch is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Fort Ann New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Music/Band and more. Camp Little Notch is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 7 - 17.
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CAMP LOCATION: Camp Little Notch is located in Fort Ann, NY, an hour and a half drive north of Albany, NY. The 443-acre property boasts an 80-acre private and pristine lake, a mountaintop (Putnam Mountain), miles of mountain streams, an historic iron smelting furnace, and complete camp facilities. For pictures and more information, please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.camplittlenotch.org.

CAMP FACILITIES: The 443-acre property boasts beautiful wilderness, an 80-acre private and pristine lake, a mountaintop (Putnam Mountain), miles of mountain streams, an historic iron smelting furnace, and complete camp facilities. Main camp includes rustic buildings housing our camp office, staff house, infirmary, and dining hall. The camp units have unit houses, platform tents, and outhouses with outdoor Bradley sinks, including one unit with rustic cabins. For pictures and more information, please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.camplittlenotch.org.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Campers are grouped by similar age and discover their strengths and unique voices as we support them through the transition to adulthood. Little Notch connects girls of diverse backgrounds with each other, positive mentors, and the land. We provide opportunities to develop responsibility, resourcefulness, wellness, creativity, and teamwork skills. Activities include swimming, canoeing, sailing, team building, ropes course, yoga, creek walks, wildlife observation, hiking, outdoor cooking, arts and crafts, music, overnight camp-outs, and so much more!

All of our activities are opportunities for campers to practice living in harmony with nature, each other, and themselves. Guided by their counselors, campers choose from a wide variety of group-planned activities, which allow for skill development and personal challenge in a safe and fun environment. Unless noted, all campers are eligible to participate in these activities, though not all activities are offered every day. Camp activities include swimming, canoeing, kayaking, sailing*, hiking, cookouts, land stewardship, campfires, creek-walking, tie-dyeing, drawing, beading, singing, ropes course, journaling, meditation, overnight camp-outs...and more.

We strive to bring together a diverse staff. They are selected for their strong leadership, problem solving skills, love of working with children, ability to model our mission, and a passion for the outdoors. All applicants are thoroughly screened and participate in comprehensive pre-camp training and orientation. The ratio of counselors to campers is one counselor to every six campers ages 7 and 8, and one counselor to every eight campers age 9 and above. All Camp Little Notch staff are certified in first aid. Waterfront and boating staff are certified lifeguards and ropes course staff are certified in belay. A registered nurse, or other licensed medical professional, oversees the health and safety of campers and staff on site.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: We offer a 4-week CIT program. Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.camplittlenotch.org for more information and registration.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We have a limited number of camperships available. Please email campdirector[AT]camplittlenotch.org or call (518) 793-9700 to inquire about camperships. You can also visit Our Camp Website Link: www.camplittlenotch.org for more information about our fees.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): We offer a variety of community events for all youth and adults. Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.camplittlenotch.org for the current listings and registration links. You can also make a request on our website to receive a camp brochure in the mail.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Campers start their morning at 7:30 am giving them time to dress and any personal care before going to the dining hall to enjoy breakfast. At all meals, the campers, staff and volunteers work together to set the table, serve the food family style, and end the meal by cleaning and putting away the dishes. After breakfast, "kapers" are next. Kapers are community responsibilities throughout the camp. The campers then enjoy many fun-filled, camper-planned activities. The campers enjoy staying busy throughout the morning with programs such as hiking, boating, swimming, games, and arts & crafts. Lunch is at 12:30 pm, followed by a busy afternoon of more activities and "me-time" (personal time) before dinner at 6:00 pm. The girls then go to "Singing Logs" to enjoy learning new songs while building fond memories with friends and counselors. Each day ends with evening program time and campfires before bedtime at 9:00 pm.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.camplittlenotch.org for the current schedule and fees.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.friendsofcln.org for information about job opportunities.

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Park Explorers Summer Day Camp
Brooklyn , NY

Visit Our Park Explorers Summer Day Camp Website
718-788-3620
parkexplorers[AT]gmail.com
601-611 8th Ave
Brooklyn , NY 11215

MOST RECENT UPDATE:
More than 6 months ago. Contact camp for the latest 2020 camp info.

CAMPER AGES: 3 - 14

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Theater, Swimming, Gymnastics, Soccer, Basketball, Team Sports, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located in the heart of Park Slope Brooklyn, one block from Prospect Park. We offer a traditional day camp experience with lots of activities, sports, arts, swimming, trips, special events, with no two days a like. A camp that grows with your child from preschool until high school. Four divisions, each with their own staff trained for their particular age group and interests.

CAMP FACILITIES: Located in a large church basement and courtyard, we are near to all NYC has to offer. One block walk to Prospect Park. Certified school buses take us to local pools and on trips.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: For over 25 years Park Explorers has been taking campers to explore the wonders of nature in Prospect Park. Trips to karate studios, gymnastics, pools, Parks and Nature Centers, tennis, beaches, and trips to amusement parks and fun places children love.

Add on lots of daily activities from basketball, soccer, field games, (all kinds of sports) to arts and crafts and performing arts so the children are active and busy all summer long.

Park Explorers is a traditional day camp with all the wonderful activities you can fit in a summer. Sports, arts & crafts, swimming, performing arts, gymnastics, karate, hiking, nature, trips, and special events allows for no two days alike.

Second grade and older have choices within the day to help tailor the program to fit each individuals need.

Weekly sessions; Extended hours; Shuttle bus pickups.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership program.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
June 27th through August 31st
Mondays through Fridays.
For fees and information go to Our Camp Website Link: www.parkexplorers.com

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Queens Zoo Summer Camp
Flushing, NY

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800.433.4149
qzeducation[AT]wcs.org
53-51 111th St
Queens Zoo Education
Flushing, NY 11368

CAMPER AGES: 2 - 14

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. 9am-3pm, Monday-Friday

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Summer just got WILD! At the Queens Zoo Summer Camp, children will explore the hidden gems of the Americas! Campers will discover wildlife and wild places through fun and exciting investigations, games, animal encounters and crafts. Join us for a week long animal adventure!

Extended care is available from 3:00-5:30 PM after all of our camp sessions! If you would like to register, please do so by adding Extended Care to your cart during camp registration.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Science, Academics, and more. Animals, Science, Nature, Zoo

CAMP LOCATION: We are located within Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, NY. Please visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.queenszoo.com for directions.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our Day Camp is run both inside our education rooms and outside in the Queens Zoo. 11 acres of wild animal exhibits and our petting zoo provide an engaging and exciting camp experience. Visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.queenszoo.com to see a list of our animals from North and South America.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Zoo Camp includes: Age-appropriate hands-on science activities, Up-close animal encounters, Exhibit visits, Arts and crafts, Visits from Wildlife Theatre, Keeper chats, Camp t-shirt, And tons of animal fun! Please visit:Our Camp Website Link: queenszoo.com for more information.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Toddler Time Camp: Join us each day for an hour long opportunity for children and their caregivers to meet the wonderful furry, scaly, and feathery animals in the zoo. You and your child will explore nature through live animals, movement and musical activities, and crafts.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Please visit us at Our Camp Website Link: queenszoo.com or call the Registrar team at 800.433.4149 with any questions about our Summer Camp programs!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
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YMCA Camp Weona
Gainesville, New York

Visit Our YMCA Camp Weona Website
716-565-6008
aferreira[AT]ymcabn.org
jczochara[AT]ymcabn.org
4025 Poplar Tree Road
Gainesville, New York 14066

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
301 Cayuga Road Buffalo, NY 14225

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CAMPER AGES: 7 to 16 years

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): YMCA Summer Camp (Accredited by the American Camp Association)

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: At YMCA Camp Weona, campers have the opportunity to make friends, master new skills and gain independence.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Team Sports, and more. Skill Tracks Include: • Kayaking/Canoeing • Archery • Rock Climbing • Mountain Biking • Fishing • Arts & Crafts • Culinary Arts • Field Sports • Drama • Horseback Riding Cabin Activities Include: • Swimming • Kayaking/Canoeing • Archery • Rock Climbing • Fishing • Arts & Crafts • Field Sports • Outdoor Climbing Tower • Indoor Climbing Wall • Camp Outs • Campfires • Skits, Plays & Dances • Games

CAMP LOCATION: Located just 45 minute from both Buffalo and Rochester NY in Wyoming County, NY (Western/Upstate NY) - Please visit our web site at Our Camp Website Link: www.campweona.org and click on directions for specific summer and a different winter directions.

CAMP FACILITIES: Come spend the summer at resident YMCA Camp Weona and discover what dreams are made of in a place “where only good prevails.” With over a century of camping experience, and built on the Christian heritage of the YMCA, we value honesty, caring, respect, and responsibility. YMCA Camp Weona offers both traditional and high adventure activities. Horseback riding through the forest, kayaking under the blue sky, making new friends, singing by the campfire, jumping into the refreshing pool, learning how to set up a campsite, fishing at the lake; each day is full of adventure. YMCA Camp Weona serves children 7 to 17 years old with exciting summer camp options for one, or two or more week stays. All campers live in one of 18 rustic bunk style cabins with shared restrooms facilities. Campers return home with increased self esteem, friendship building skills, and the ability to make good decisions on their own. You’ll find that your child will become better at meeting and getting to know people and will learn to take positive risks at learning new things.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: We pride ourselves in selecting staff that are role models of honesty, caring, respect, and responsibility. As a result, the YMCA Camp Weona culture and setting are safe, fun, and enriching physically, emotionally, intellectually, and spiritually. We recruit from local high schools and colleges, as well as all over the country and around the world. All staff participate in an intensive week-long residential training that includes safety management, working with children in group settings, leading activities, camp policies and procedures, and child abuse prevention. Necessary staff members are lifeguard, CPR, and first aid certified as well as other nationally-recognized certifications. YMCA Camp Weona takes the health and safety of our campers very seriously.

We have a 6:1 camper-to-leader ratio which assures close supervision of all activities. During the summer session a fulltime health officer lives on site and a physician is on call 24 hours a day. Also, YMCA Camp Weona is certified by the New York State Health Department and has periodic inspections throughout the summer. YMCA Camp Weona is accredited by the American Camp Association (ACA). ACA is a non-profit organization that member camps join voluntarily. For nearly two decades, YMCA Camp Weona has been a member of this organization and on a semi-annual basis is visited by ACA, which verifies that we are maintaining over 300 standards of operation in camping. These are industry standards and recognized by the government.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Building on the tradition of “super” leadership, the YMCA believes in growing our future leaders as well as enhancing our teen population’s skill base. Leaders in Training (LIT) is geared toward teens who are ready to test their leadership skills while working with younger campers. All LITs must demonstrate the YMCA’s core values, have a service mentality, and strong desire to learn and grow leadership skills. Participating as an LIT may count toward high school community service hours for graduation. Sessions for 15 year olds and older begin with two weeks; 15 year olds two weeks; 16-17 year olds with three weeks. Visit our LIT dates and rates on our web site Our Camp Website Link: www.campweona.org

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: At YMCA Camp Weona, we believe that every child should have the chance to experience camp. The YMCA Strong Kids Campaign provides financial assistance to families within our community who are in need of financial support and may not have the ability to pay the full fee. Financial assistance is determined based on a thorough review of an application and a personal interview with the applicant. Assistance will be granted on the basis of financial need resulting from low income, emergency expenses or other circumstances that inhibit an individual’s ability to pay a prescribed fee. As part of our mission, we teach campers responsibility with an opportunity to Earn Their Way to Camp. Campers may choose to pay for part or all of their camp fees through the annual YMCA Camp Candy Sale which runs from January through July.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Redefine Family Time - We have something for every one - Whether you’re age two or 92, there’s something for you at YMCA Camp Weona! We have the perfect atmosphere to spend quality time relaxing and enjoying the outdoors together. Nestled in Wyoming County, camp offers nearly 1,000 acres of picturesque forests, lakes, hiking trails, babbling brooks, and rolling hills. Outdoor activities are planned throughout the day for the whole family to enjoy. We offer three family camps to choose from: • President’s Day Camp • Memorial Day Camp • Labor Day Camp

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: At YMCA Camp Weona, campers have the opportunity to make friends, master new skills, gain independence, all while being led by great cabin leaders who are outgoing, creative, positive role models on nearly 1000 acres of woods, trails and adventure while having a safe and FUN time “where only good prevails!”

OTHER CAMP INFO: YMCA Camp Weona is a “Group Work” Camp. At YMCA Camp Weona, our rustic cabins provide a home for small groups of no more than 12 campers who live together and attend daily activities as a group. Cabin groups are made up of either boys or girls entering similar grades and registered for the same camp program. Groups of 8-12 campers of similar gender and age attend daily activities together as a cabin with their leaders. The intention is to foster a “family-like” atmosphere within the group. Menu - Our back-to-basics menu is prepared each day in the dining hall. The YMCA offers items that children enjoy in their daily life that help sustain the additional energy needed during long days at camp. Our food service staff prides themselves on the fact that there are no trans fats in our meals. Special consideration is given for children who have allergies or prefer a vegetarian option.

Cabin/Bunk Mates - Campers may request a bunk mate within one school grade of each other, are of the same gender, and are registered for the same program. A bunk mate request is included in the parent pack and must be returned three weeks prior to attendance. Requests made after the three-week deadline may not be honored. In order to promote inclusion within each cabin, only one bunk mate request per child will be honored. (Bunk mates must be reciprocal – ex. John picks Tim and Tim must pick John.) Groups of four or more may be split to promote new camper inclusion.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Session's vary in length with First Experience Camps (just four nights for first timers) as well as Sunday through Saturday Traditional Camps; Weekends Stayover Camps for those older campers (11 and up) who wish to stay for longer periods of time. The choice is yours to best fit your family's summer plans. Visit our web site for dates and rates at: Our Camp Website Link: www.campweona.org

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Cabin Leaders and Activity Leader positions available for those 18 years and older.

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Kenwal Day Camp
Melville, NY

Visit Our Kenwal Day Camp Website
631-694-3399
kenwaloffice[AT]aol.com
100 Drexel Ave
Melville, NY 11747

MOST RECENT UPDATE:
More than 6 months ago. Contact camp for the latest 2020 camp info.

CAMPER AGES: 3 - 15

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. The best day camp around!

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Gymnastics, Golf, Team Sports, and more. A Wide Range Of Sports , Nature & The Arts.

CAMP LOCATION: Located On 20 Beautiful Acres In Melville Long Island.

CAMP FACILITIES: Customized Courts, Ballfields, Ziplines, Playgrounds And More Just For Nursery & Kindergarten Campers.

Separate Courts, Ballfields, Ziplines, Go-Carts, Archery, Batting Cages Etc For 2Nd Graders And Older. Beautiful Waterpark, Lake, Nature Trails For All : )

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: A mature staff consisting of certified teachers, coaches and college students. travel programs for 4th graders and older. Trips include: Banana Boating In The Hamptons, Six Flags, Broadway Shows In Manhattan, Shark Boat Tours Around Manhattan, Beach Trips, Citi Field, Adventureland, and so much more. Campers return home every day.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership program.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Kenwal Day Camp is family owned and operated since 1957. We provide a fun-filled safe environment in which all campers thrive!! building self esteem, confidence, & creating smiles is just a small part of what we do every day.

Call for a personal tour & see why everyone's going to Kenwal.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Camp runs for 8 weeks. Campers may attend for 3 weeks or more. Please visit our website, Our Camp Website Link: www.kenwaldaycamp.com for more information.

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Oliver Hazard Perry - Adventure at Sea Summer Camps for Teens
New York Location(s)

Visit Our Oliver Hazard Perry - Adventure at Sea Summer Camps for Teens Website
(401) 841-0080
info[AT]ohpri.org
Newport, Rhode Island 02840

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Block Island, RI
Vinyard Haven, MA
Provincetown, MA
Newport, RI
Nantucket, MA
Boston, MA
Portsmouth NH
Greenport, NY
Nova Scocia, Canada
Portland ME, and more!

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
29 Touro Street
Newport, RI 02840

CAMPER AGES: 12-14, 15-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Sail the coast of New England and beyond this summer on America's newest Tall Ship! The Oliver Hazard Perry is Rhode Island's official sailing education vessel, and is the first of it's kind to be built in America in over 100 years! At 200 feet in length, the SSV Perry is a fabulous platform for adventure, teamwork, exploration and fun! Sail with a professional crew who will teach you the ropes. Learn to steer the ship, set the sails, and work as part of a team. See the beauty of the ocean from an unforgettable perspective - call us today, or check out Our Camp Website Link: www.ohpri.org for more information!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Sailing, Travel, Science, Math, Technology, and more. Maritime History, Marine Biology, Maritime Literature

CAMP LOCATION: Our office is located in downtown Newport, RI. This ship will move throughout New England, visiting the ports of Newport, Block Island and Providence RI, Boston, Nantucket, and Provincetown MA, Portsmouth NH, Portland ME, and many more destinations. Check Our Camp Website Link: www.ohpri.org for specific itineraries.

CAMP FACILITIES: At 200 feet, the Oliver Hazard Perry is the first ocean-going full-rigged ship to be built in the U.S. in over 100 years. It is the largest civilian sail training vessel in America. She has berths for 49 people overnight, and with 17 crew, a low camper to crew ratio creates a safe and fun environment. The ship is equipped with a steel hull, 3 masts, with square sails on all three masts, 20 sails totaling 14,000 square feet, and 7 miles of rope and wire. The engines run on a bio-diesel blend, and the ship is equipped with a modern galley (on-board kitchen), central air, an on-deck science lab, a library and wheel-chair accessibility above and below decks.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: With 17 professional crew and a capacity for 30-34 campers, our program promotes a dynamic and safe learning environment with a 2:1 ratio of campers to instructors. Campers will feel the thrill of steering a 500-ton ship, and learn to work the yards and sails while exploring the beautiful coasts of New England. They will learn safety at sea and perform important safety drills while acquiring skills in navigation, seamanship, sail handling, knots, and the language of the boat. Campers will explore the underwater world through snorkeling. They will understand wind, waves, tides and the ecology of sandy and rocky seashores.

Sunsets, sunrises and the night sky will serve as the backdrop for this incredible experience, in addition to marine phosphorescence, dolphins and whales.

Teamwork is an integral part of success onboard the boat, and in addition to learning about themselves, and achieving things they never imagined, they will make friendships to last a lifetime.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: In addition to witnessing the natural magic of the ocean and its inhabitants, each student crew will make friendships to last a lifetime. Campers will take responsibility for themselves and their fellow shipmates, learning to work as a team with others as they hoist and brace the yards on the ship's 130-foot tall rig and apply acquired navigational skills to guide the ship's course on a voyage of discovery.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: As a non-profit organization we are committed to making this amazing experience available to everyone. Because we are new, an endowment for scholarships is still being developed, however the first 10 sign ups will receive a 10% discount! Please contact us for group discounts. Scholarships will be made available in the near future.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: The Perry will sail year-round, offering experiences for high school and college age students, as well as adult sail-training and team building. The ship will spend the Summers in New England and the Winters in Florida, the Bahamas and the Caribbean.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Our Mission:

Sailing School Vessel Oliver Hazard Perry is Rhode Island’s official sailing education vessel and flagship non-profit maritime campus, offering experience-based, core learning opportunities to a diverse student population, including those with disabilities, aboard a magnificent 196-foot, three-masted, square-rigged tall ship.

We achieve our mission in collaboration with Rhode Island educational institutions and the marine industry with a sustainable plan that promotes our sea-faring heritage with programs that serve as symbols for our stewardship of the Ocean State’s maritime environment.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Camp price for six days/nights is $1,600 (10% discount early bird special for the first 10 campers to sign up!), which includes all meals and seamanship/sailing instruction.

Our tentative schedule can be found at Our Camp Website Link: www.ohpri.org Please e-mail info[AT]ohpri.org to sign up, or call the office at (401) 841-0080

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Backpacks and Binoculars
New York Location(s)

Visit Our Backpacks and Binoculars Website
(855) 687-6923
info[AT]backpacksandbinoculars.com
36 Saint Felix Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Boerum Hill
P.S. 261 | 314 Pacific St. Brooklyn, NY

Prospect Heights
P.S. 9 | 80 Underhill Ave. Brooklyn, NY

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CAMPER AGES: 2 - 15

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Daily 8am-6pm and overnight camping trips.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Backpacks and Binoculars is driven by a team of educators, artists, parents, adventurers and explorers dedicated to enhancing the lives of children and families through first-hand experiences, enrichment activities and a creative curriculum. Understanding that the world is our playground, our focus is encouraging global citizenship. We achieve this through our exemplary camps, afterschool programs and individualized programs for groups, organizations, and families. Our programs and services are designed to enlighten, enrich, and encourage our youngest citizens as we explore our amazing world. At Backpacks and Binoculars, our mission is to explore!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Science, Academics, Technology, Soccer, Basketball, and more.
Writing Camp
Visual Arts Week
Dramatic Arts Week
Cooking Week
Architecture Week
Fashion Week
Pokemon Week
Jump Start To School Weeks

Backpacks and Binoculars  is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Brooklyn New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Travel, Waterfront/Aquatics, Swimming and more. Backpacks and Binoculars  is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 2 - 15.
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CAMP LOCATION: Our summer adventure camp is housed is in downtown Brooklyn. This is where our morning begins, but after breakfast and a pre-trip activity, our campers hop the bus and venture out to various excursions in and around our beautiful city.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Backpacks and Binoculars teaches children how to explore the world - the one around them and the world at large. We partner with parents to develop healthy, well-rounded children who become excited about serving their community and learning about the world. Throughout the year, our explorers experience different cultures while learning important insights and skills that prepare them to be caring, responsible citizens of a global community. Our explorers learn to value both the similarities and differences between themselves and others. They also participate in many exciting excursions carefully crafted to engage, excite, and explore.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Early Bird Specials from December 1-31st!

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Backpacks and Binoculars also hosts an Afterschool program and School Break Camps for school aged and preschool students!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For more information on our exciting camp schedule and tuition, please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.explorerkids.us

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Backpacks and Binoculars is always accepting applications for Summer Camp counselors, Afterschool counselors, and School Break Camp counselors. Applications can be sent to info[AT]backpacksandbinoculars.com

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The Art Farm In The City
NYC, NY

Visit Our The Art Farm In The City Website
212.410.3117
frontdesk[AT]theartfarms.org
419 East 91st ST
NYC, NY 10128

MOST RECENT UPDATE:
More than 6 months ago. Contact camp for the latest 2020 camp info.

CAMPER AGES: 3 - 8

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Theater, Swimming, and more. Our Camp Includes Our Award Winning Indoor Petting Zoo With Live Animal Interaction Every Day. We Have Cooking, Science, Music With A Live Guitarist, Swimming At The 92nd ST Y, Super Soccer Stars Every Week, Unique Field Trips, & Much More!

CAMP LOCATION: We on the Upper East Side/Yorkville of Manhattan

CAMP FACILITIES: The entire space is used for our camp: Multi purpose music room, large kitchen and craft room, & indoor petting zoo downstairs. We enjoy the park and sprinklers at Asphalt Green, the fields at Carl Schurz Park for Super Soccer Stars time, the 92nd ST Y for Swim fun/lessons, and exciting places in NYC for field trips .

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Certified Indoor Petting Zoo
NY Magazine awarded our Indoor Petting Zoo "Best of New York Kids"

Finalist for Red Tricycle Best of NYC for multiple programs we offer.

Unique field trips based on our weekly themes at summer camp to places like: FAO Schwarz, Bronx Botanical Garden, Greenburg Nature Center, Wave Hill, & More.

We bring in special entertainers and specialists each week to go with our Summer Camp themes: Example- Wild Wild West Week brings in Professional Line Dancers to teach the kids!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Our Camp Website Link: www.theartfarms.org

June Camp 2013
May 28 - June 21
9:30am - 12:30pm | 3-5 years
Mon - Fri: $380
Mon, Wed, Fri: $230
Tues, Thurs: $180
Tuition is calculated by the number of weeks your child is enrolled

Summer Camp Dates: June 24th - August 16th, 2013
Half Day Hamsters Group
9am - 12:30pm | 3-4 years
Mon - Fri: $505
Mon, Wed, Fri: $380
Tues, Thurs: $255
Early Drop Off 8:30am - 9:00am: $15/day

Full Day Froggies Group & Geckos 5-8 Group
9am - 3pm | 4-5 years
Mon - Fri: $630
Mon, Wed, Fri: $505
Tues, Thurs: $380
Early Drop Off 8:30am - 9:00am: $15/day
Extended Day 3:30pm - 5pm $30/day

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Pok-O-MacCready Camps
Willsboro, New York

Visit Our Pok-O-MacCready Camps Website
1-800-982-3538
1-518-963-7656

info[AT]pokomac.com
1391 Reber Road
Willsboro, New York 12996

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CAMPER AGES: 6-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: "Sometimes, you have to unplug in order to connect." That's what we think at Pok-O-MacCready Camps, a traditional co-ed camp located on a beautiful lake in upstate New York's Adirondack Mountains. Family-owned since 1905, Pok-O-MacCready provides a classic summer camp experience that mixes exciting summer adventures and new opportunities with great friends in a picturesque natural setting.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Swimming, Volleyball, Science, Soccer, Tennis, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Team Sports, and more. Archery, Mountain Biking, Rockclimbing (outdoors & Indoor Climbing Climbing Facility), Ultimate Frisbee, Street Hockey, Kayaking, Canoeing, Fishing, Drawing & Painting, Arts & Crafts, Wildlife Ecology, Pioneer Living Skills, Blacksmithing, Animal Care, Pottery, Native American Lore

Pok-O-MacCready Camps is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Willsboro New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Dance and more. Pok-O-MacCready Camps is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 6-16.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are located 5 hours north of New York City, and less than two hours south of Montreal, Canada. The camp encompasses 300 acres of forest, fields, and private trails and is located on a beautiful, quiet lake. Our proximity to the Adirondack Mountains allows our campers to explore an additional 6 million acres of protected wilderness. Please visit our website for lots of camp photos and videos.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have more than 60 cabins, a lakefront boating and swimming area, an a-frame dining hall with a massive stone fireplace, a 3200 square-foot indoor rockclimbing center, 3 barns and horse pastures, indoor & outdoor classrooms, sports fields, tennis courts, basketball court, street hockey rink, pottery studio, archery range, low ropes course, team building course, and a 19th century working farm (with barns, vegetable gardens, animal pastures, maple sugarhouse, candlemaking cabin, blacksmith forge, woodshop, TreeHouse Nature center, and a one-room schoolhouse)

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Pok-O-MacCready Camps is one of the oldest summer camps in the world. In fact, our boys’ camp is the oldest in the United States having been privately owned and operated by the same family since its establishment in 1905. In 1967 our current director, Jack Swan, saw the need for a summer camp for girls and opened Camp MacCready. We are now one big family, combining our names to “Pok-O-MacCready” and operating as a traditional residential Adirondack summer camp for boys and girls ages six to sixteen.

The proximity of our summer camp to the Adirondack Wilderness Park grants us access to more than 6 million acres of woodland, rocks, rivers, lakes, and mountains to explore. We consider it a privilege to be able to share this gorgeous part of the country with our campers each summer, and enjoy fostering their love of the outdoors while teaching them stewardship for the environment.

Pok-O-MacCready Camps is fully accredited by the American Camping Association (ACA) and adheres to all standards of compliance with the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH)

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Our CIT program for girls and ADV (Advanced) program for boys is an important finale to the summer camp career for our 15 and 16 year old campers! This rite of passage teaches them responsibility and independence and allows them to give back to the summer camp that has been an important part of their lives. As a send-off, you will save 20% off your child’s second (and final) year in the program. (The discount is taken off the regular tuition rate, and cannot be combined with other offers. The camper must have attended the first year of the CIT/ADV program to qualify.)

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Pok-O-MacCready is very proud of its affiliation with the Adirondack Scholarship Foundation, which awards approximately 20 need-based financial aid packages to campers each summer.

To find out more, please contact the Foundation by visiting Our Camp Website Link: www.adkscholarship.org or email adkscholarship[AT]gmail.com

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): FAMILY CAMP: AUGUST 22th-26th 2018

Summer camp isn’t just for kids anymore! Want to experience camp for yourself and wrap it up into an inexpensive family vacation? Maybe you and your children are just curious to see what Pok-O-MacCready is all about, but you’re not quite ready to take the plunge with an entire summer. We have an answer for that: bring the whole family to camp! Our annual Family Camp week runs at the end of August and is all-inclusive of accommodation, meals, activities and programming, and transportation for trips outside of camp. Our rates are reasonable, and simply put: YOU CAN’T BEAT IT! Contact Us to get this year’s Family Camp dates and rates.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Pok-O-MacCready operates an Outdoor Education Center on its grounds from September through June of each year. Since 1974, the Pok-O-MacCready Outdoor Education Center has welcomed thousands of students and adults to participate in wilderness adventure excursions, team building dynamics, wildlife & ecology studies, living history programs, community events, and conservation initiatives. Apart from onsite day & multi-day overnight programs, PMOEC is available for school visits and in-classroom programming. The facilities are also available for venue rental for weddings, conferences, reunions, and community events.

Find out more by visiting Our Camp Website Link: www.pmoec.org

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:

FULL SEASON (7 Weeks) JULY 1, 2018 – AUGUST 18, 2018 Standard Rate: $8,200.

It’s true! Many of our campers choose to stay for all seven weeks of the summer. Staying for the whole season really allows campers to hone their skills in their class areas, go on more wilderness trips, and means they won’t miss out on any of the big summer camp events! In addition, 7-weekers get to enjoy special events in between the 4-week and 3-week session break such as Beach Day and a day trip to the Great Escape amusement park. Some campers choose to register for the first 4 weeks, and then decide later to upgrade to the full 7-week session, and that’s just fine by us. If you’re unsure whether your camper would like to be a 4-weeker or a 7-weeker, don’t worry…it only takes a mouse-click for us to change a 4-weeker to a 7-weeker. Feel free to discuss that option with your child if you think they could benefit from a longer session!

4-WEEK SESSION JULY 1, 2018 – JULY 29, 2019 Standard Rate: $6,400
The first half of the summer consists of our 4-week overnight program. The 4-week session allows campers to learn new skills and take part in a variety of classes. The session includes many themed events which lead up to our “Color Wars”, in which campers don their colors of Red, Yellow, Blue, Black, or Green and see which team will come out on top: these games have been a camper favorite for decades!

“ROOKIE CAMP” (2 Weeks, for ages 6-10 only)
JULY 1, 2018 – JULY 14, 2018 Standard Rate: $3,200

For the first two weeks of the 4-Week session, we run a two week “Rookie Camp” for first-time campers between the ages of 6 to 9 years old. We feel this short session is a good bite-sized introduction to summer camp, and also allows campers the flexibility to stay on for the remainder of the 4-week session if they get bitten by the “summer camp bug” and want to stay longer!

3-WEEK SESSION (Overnight) JULY 31, 2018 – AUGUST 18, 2018 Standard Rate: $4,600

The 3-Week session offers two options to campers: a traditional overnight summer camp program, or a day-camp option. The 3-Week session is full of fun classes Mondays – Fridays, with special events planned on the weekends. It’s also the session in which our famous GREEK GAMES take place, as well as some of our campers’ all-time favorite camp events like the “Pok-O-Palooza” music festival, the Jack’s Cup sailing race, Casino Night, and the Pok-O County Fair.

3-WEEK SESSION (Day Camp)* JULY 21, 2018 – AUGUST 18, 2018 Standard Rate: $2,100 for a first-time camper.

Our day campers attend camp from approximately 9am to about 5pm Mondays through Fridays. Just like overnight campers, they get to create their own class schedule from a list of over 30 program offerings. They are, of course, assigned to a cabin and counselor and have their own bunks so they have a comfortable spot to relax during Rest Hour. Day campers also have the option of staying the night for an evening activity or program if they wish, and we can easily make those arrangements, although a small fee may apply. They also have the added bonus of being able to stay overnight the last week of camp for no additional fee!

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Long Lake Camp Adventures
Dobbs Ferry, NY

Visit Our Long Lake Camp Adventures Website
914-693-7111
800-767-7111

lee[AT]longlakecampadventures.com
199 Washington Ave
(Winter Office)
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522

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CAMPER AGES: 9 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Summer sleep away adventure camp in New York's Adirondack mountains.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Swimming, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Team Sports, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located in the heart of the majestic Adirondack Mountains in up-state New York. We have 100's of acres to explore and one of the most beautiful lakes you have ever seen! We have miles of trails for ATV's horseback, mountain bikes, and hiking.

CAMP FACILITIES: 7 brand new solar powered cabins, massive gymnasium with a skate board park, work out area and indoor basketball court, 3 outdoor tennis courts and 1 outdoor basketball court, an unparalleled high ropes course high up in the trees, a climbing wall, beautiful garden where we grow our own fruits and vegetables, brand new stables for our horses, new chicken coupe where we raise chickens and collect fresh eggs, ATV track and trails, baseball and soccer fields and much much more!

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: We have a non-competitive philosophy and our campers get to make their own schedule every day! We embark on at least 2 trips every week and only hire the most caring and safety conscious staff.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Please call for financial assistance. (914) 693-7111.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Session 1 June 22nd – July 13th
Session 2 July 14th – August 3rd
Session 3 August 4th – August 24th

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Camp Harbor
St. James, New York

Visit Our Camp Harbor Website
631-584-5555 x 132
631-584-5555 x 104

abier[AT]hcdsny.org
CampDirector[AT]hcdsny.org
17 Three Sisters Road
St. James, New York 11780

CAMPER AGES: 3 years through 16 years old

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Camp Harbor affiliated with Harbor Country Day School, an independent school in St.James.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Each of our camp groups is headed up by a State certified teacher with classroom experience. With these professionals at the helm, our groups welcome campers of all kinds, with many different kinds of needs. We do our best to accommodate any camper that wants to spend the summer learning and having fun!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Science, Academics, Computers, Math, Technology, Cheerleading, Soccer, Tennis, Basketball, and more. Our Workshop Program Includes Courses In Robotics, Computer Programming, Nature, Marine Biology, & Much, Much More!

CAMP LOCATION: We are located in St.James, just north of Main Street Smithtown. Easily accessible from 25A.

CAMP FACILITIES: We are located on the grounds of an old mansion turned independent school in St.James, NY. Our campus includes over 11 acres of fields and playgrounds, a pool, and outdoor classroom pond center. Our building includes many air conditioned classrooms used for activities and classes throughout the day.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Please visit our website at WWW.CAMPHARBOR.ORG for more information about all the Camp Harbor has to offer!

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: The majority of our camp staff is chosen from graduates of our two year CIT program for students entering 9th and 10th grades. 9th Graders are placed in groups and learn how to manage the campers, the schedule, and the various trials and tribulations of any job. They also take a weekly class with our CIT coordinator. Those CIT's entering 10th grade enjoy added responsibility and leadership opportunities and have a weekly class with the Director of Summer Programs, during which they learn job skills such as resume building, interview skills, and public speaking.

All CIT's receive certifications in CPR, First Aid, and Babysitting through the Red Cross.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We offer a variety of discounts including Leap Frog (previous year's prices if registered/paid before Feb. 1st), Early Bird (registered/paid before April 24th), and Sibling (off of each additional child enrolled after the first camper for each week they are enrolled together).

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): We have several activities for the families as well as for our campers. We have a large camp BBQ at the end of the season that includes food, music, a talent show, and presentations from the the various activities that the campers enjoy everyday (Music, Nature, Soccer, etc.). We also have three "Date Nights", Friday nights during the summer where parents can drop off the kids for the evening and enjoy discounts at local restaurants!

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: We are an educationally based camp serving campers for over 20 years. Our daily schedule includes:

2 Swim Session (Instructional and Recreational)
Music
Arts & Crafts
Nature
Games
Soccer
Basketball
Lacrosse
Tennis
Weekly Field Days
Weekly Contests
A multi-faceted Workshop Program
& Much More!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Our 2014 season runs the 7 weeks between June 30th and August 15th (closed Friday, July 4th). Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.campharbor.org for more information about sessions, dates, and fees!

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New Country Day Camp
New York, NY

Visit Our New Country Day Camp Website
646-395-4357
newcountry[AT]14streety.org
344 East 14th Street
New York, NY 10003

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CAMPER AGES: K-6th Grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Science, Academics, Computers, Technology, Gymnastics, Soccer, Basketball, Team Sports, and more. Performing Arts, Camping, Science & Technology.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located on 75 Acres of campground on the Staten Island Greenbelt. Imagine Central Park without the bells and whistles.

CAMP FACILITIES: 3 outdoor swimming pools, 4 shelter spaces, amazing ampitheater, basketball court, open meadows, hiking trails, fire pits.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: New Country Day Camp is an oasis for children growing up in New York City. All of our campers and staff ride the camp bus from stops in North Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan to the beautiful Henry Kaufman Campgrounds on Staten Island. Our older campers spend their mornings with their friends in camp groups of kids their age. In their groups, they'll have an opportunity to try all of our camp programs. In the afternoons, campers spend time in program units which they choose independently on Mondays, and which last the week through Friday.

Any camper entering 2nd through 6th grade may choose from the following program units: Camping, Cooking, and Pioneering Or Science and Technology Or Sports Or Gymnastics Or Arts and Crafts Or Martial Arts Or Performing Arts. While we encourage our campers to try new program units each week, every child's independent decision making is highly respected by camp staff.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For more info, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.newcountrydaycamp.org.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
For more Camp Jobs Info: Contact Josh at joshua_sarkozi[AT]14streety.org

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ESF Summer Camps
New York Location(s)

Visit Our ESF Summer Camps Website
800-529-CAMP
emocarski[AT]esfcamps.com
Locations in CT, NY, NJ, PA, & MD

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Connecticut
New York
New Jersey
Pennsylvania
Maryland

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
750 E Haverford Rd
Bryn Mawr, PA
19020

CAMPER AGES:

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: ESF Camps offer a variety of Day, Sports, Technology, and Specialty summer programs with 60+ activities for girls & boys ages 3-16. Cutting-edge, award-winning programs with time-honored camp traditions coupled with an experienced and dynamic staff. Full and half day options available along with 1-9 week sessions.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Science, Computers, Technology, Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Martial Arts, Football, Wrestling, Team Sports, and more.

ESF Summer Camps is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in  New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Baseball, Gymnastics, Computers and more. ESF Summer Camps is a top Adventure Camp for ages: .
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CAMP LOCATION: Bronx, NY at The Riverdale Country School
Greenwich, CT at Greenwich Academy
Haverford, PA at The Haverford School
Chestnut Hill, PA at Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Montgomery Springs, PA at Montgomery School
Newtown Square, PA at Episcopal Academy
Tinton Falls, NJ at Ranney School
Lawrenceville, NJ at The Lawrenceville School
Baltimore, MD at The Gilman School
North Bethesda, MD at The Georgetown Prep School Bronx, NY at The Riverdale Country School
Greenwich, CT at Greenwich Academy

If you are interested in traveling to any of the locations listed below, ESF will provide hotel accommodations, mileage reimbursement, and a food stipend: Haverford, PA at The Haverford School
Chestnut Hill, PA at Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Montgomery Springs, PA at Montgomery School
Newtown Square, PA at Episcopal Academy
Tinton Falls, NJ at Ranney School
Lawrenceville, NJ at The Lawrenceville School
Baltimore, MD at The Gilman School
North Bethesda, MD at The Georgetown Prep School

CAMP FACILITIES: Each camp location has indoor facilities (gym, classrooms, auditorium), a pool, sports fields. Some have tennis courts and more.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: MINI CAMP
For Boys & Girls
AGE 3
A fun-filled first camp experience
for 3 year-old campers!

DAY CAMP
For Boys & Girls
AGES 4-8
Pure fun! Activities include: swimming, art, sports, science, music/drama and more!

SPORTS CAMP
For Boys & Girls
AGES 6-14
The finest multi-sports experience featuring baseball, soccer, basketball, hockey, lacrosse and more!

SENIOR CAMP
For Boys & Girls
AGES 9-15
For campers interested in new challenges and adventures!

MAJOR CAMPS
For Boys & Girls
Gr K-10
Unique specialty camps in Science, Technology, Design, Business and the Arts.

TENNIS CAMPS
Single-Sport Camps 1-9 weeks
For Boys & Girls
AGES 6-14
Designed for beginner, intermediate and advanced players.
Full and half day options.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Bronx, NY at The Riverdale Country School
Greenwich, CT at Greenwich Academy
Haverford, PA at The Haverford School
Chestnut Hill, PA at Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
Montgomery Springs, PA at Montgomery School
Newtown Square, PA at Episcopal Academy
Tinton Falls, NJ at Ranney School
Lawrenceville, NJ at The Lawrenceville School
Baltimore, MD at The Gilman School
North Bethesda, MD at The Georgetown Prep School Bronx, NY at The Riverdale Country School
Greenwich, CT at Greenwich Academy

LEADERSHIP EXPLORATION AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (LEaD)
Young Adults, Age 15-17

OVERVIEW
Join the Leadership Exploration and Development Program (LEaD) and prepare to be a part of the next generation of ESF Leaders. Discover your unique leadership abilities and gain rewarding experience that will help you to develop the skills to be a future ESF counselor or coach, as well as a productive member of your home and school communities. Through immersive leadership workshops, hands-on mentoring and apprentice opportunities, team building initiatives and philanthropic service learning experiences, the LEaD Program will prepare you for the very valuable job of making a difference in the lives of children.

Highlights include:
- CPR and First Aid training
- An adventure-based field trip
- Service learning credit hours
- Exposure to ESF experts and talented activity specialists
- Recreational activities & sports
- Swimming

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
June 13 - August 18 (dates may vary at different locations)

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
At ESF, we hire only the best of the best and we take great pride in the fact that our team members aspire to positions of leadership and responsibility. In recognition of the individual strengths and talents of our team members, we actively support both personal and professional development every summer and provide the tools and guidance necessary for advancement.

Our team of counselors, coaches and lifeguards/swim instructors consists of teachers as well as undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in a variety of fields including but not limited to Education, Kinesiology, Psychology, Social Work and Family Science.

Our training and leadership development programs propel ESF to the forefront of the camp industry. Additionally, a high percentage of team members return to our ESF family each year to create amazing life experiences for our campers.

For complete jobs info, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.esfjobs.com.

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CitiCamp at Citibabes
New York, New York

Visit Our CitiCamp at Citibabes Website
2123345440
info[AT]citibabes.com
52 Mercer Street
3rd Floor
New York, New York 10013-2616

CAMPER AGES: 18 Months- 7 Years

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Swimming, Science, Soccer, Golf, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located in downtown Manhattan on Mercer Street, between Grand and Broome.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 2 children's gyms, an on-site gourmet cafe, offer off-site soccer, golf spanish and swim instruction to our older campers and music, science and physical arts instruction to our younger campers.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: CitiCamp has been the leading downtown camp program for over 9 years. Our certified head counselors and expert specialty instructors all provide the best possible experience for children ages 18 months-7 years of age.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Session 1
Week of June 2: Surf & Turf
There is a magical world beneath the ocean’s surface and at its shore. This week campers will explore sea and beach animals, plants, coral reefs, sand dunes and other mysteries of the beach.
Week of June 9: Dinosaur Planet
As we journey back in time this week, campers will dig for fossils, experiment with volcanoes and learn all about the time when dinosaurs ruled the planet.

Session 2
Week of June 16: Up, Up & Away
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! This week campers look up and learn about all of the amazing things that can take flight – from helicopters to kites and everything in between.
Week of June 23: The Secret Garden
Campers will spend the week learning about planting, growing and harvesting food and flowers and all of the little critters that make a home in our garden.

Session 3
Week of June 30: I Heart NY
We might be biased, but we think NYC is the best city in the world. Spend the week learning about some of our most iconic landmarks, foods and transportation.
Week of July 7: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Magic, cauldrons, wands and spells! Campers will take a journey back to the Middle Ages and combine history with fantasy as we explore wizardry and magic.

Session 4
Week of July 14: Kids in Space
Campers hop in their rocket ships and take off on a week of exploring our solar system..and beyond!
Week of July 21: Flower Power
Travel back in time to the Love Generation. Bellbottoms, flowers in our hair, tie-dye shirts, and jewelry making. This week campers will be going from Citi to hippie!

Session 5
Week of July 28: Weird Science
There’s chemistry in the kitchen and physics in the sand table. Campers will spend the week using the Scientific Method to answer questions and create a lot of wacky, wild and weird experiments.
Week of August 4: Summer Safari
Join us on a safari through the Africa’s rainforests and plains as campers learn about all of the flora and fauna that thrive in these fascinating habitats.

Session 6
Week of August 11: CitiGallery
This week campers will learn about iconic artists and some of their most important work. Students will then create projects inspired by these greats and unleash their inner artists.
Week of August 18: Fairytales Can Come True
This final week of camp, children will take their favorite fairytales and bring them to life through dramatic play, art projects and storytelling.

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The Gow School Summer Program
South Wales, NY

Visit Our The Gow School Summer Program Website
(716) 687-2001
summer[AT]gow.org
2491 Emery Road
South Wales, NY 14139

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CAMPER AGES: 8 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Day Program, Overnight Program, Weekend Excursions

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: The Gow School offers a traditional Summer School Program experience for boys and girls ages 8-16. The 5-week session offers a specially designed curriculum for students who have experienced academic difficulties or have language based learning disabilities which may include dyslexia, central auditory processing disorder, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, ADHD and ADD.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: The 5-week session offers a specially designed curriculum for students who have experienced academic difficulties or have language based learning disabilities which may include dyslexia, central auditory processing disorder, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, ADHD and ADD.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Volleyball, Science, Academics, Computers, Math, Technology, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Basketball, and more. Special Needs, Dyslexia, ADD, ADHD, Academic, Language

CAMP LOCATION: We are located 25 minutes south of Buffalo, NY on 110 picturesque acres. Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.gow.org for more information.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have over 25 buildings, including a 50,000 square foot athletic center, a 10,000 square foot dining hall, and a new science building with a CNC machine. Technology-rich campus. Stream is located on the west side of campus. Campers stay in dorm rooms. For more info, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.gow.org

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Summer Program participants can be day students or live on campus and enjoy a full schedule that provides recreational activities on weekends and afternoons. Since 1990, the Summer Program has successfully combined not only academic enrichment and remediation, but also new experiences, opportunities and fun.

Admissions: The Gow School has a rolling admissions policy for its Summer Program. Personal interviews and tours of the campus are given throughout the year. Academics: The Gow School Summer Academic Program is a challenging and stimulating learning environment which provides students the opportunity to improve their academic skills. With an average class size of five students and individual attention from teachers, students achieve success in areas they never thought possible. Teachers use multi-sensory teaching strategies to reach students with different learning styles.

Classes such as Reconstructive Language and The Writing Process enable students to develop and enhance their language and writing skills, while courses such as Studio Art, Videography, and Metal Technology provide a chance to express creativity. Students may sign-up for four different classes during the morning academic session. Individual afternoon tutorial sessions are available for an added fee.

Florida Film Academy at Gow: During the Summer of 2015, The Gow School is pleased to offer a special afternoon Videography course presented by The Florida Film Academy. Classes will run from Monday, July 15th through Friday, July 19th from 2-5 pm.

Afternoon Activities: Each afternoon, Summer Program students participate in three Activity Instructional Clinics (AICs). AICs help students learn new skills and enjoy a full summer experience. During activity sessions, students are encouraged to participate to their level of comfort. Character building and teamwork abilities are emphasized. The AICs include traditional athletic activities such as basketball and capture the flag, along with non-traditional sports such as crab soccer and tennis softball. Other activities may include arts & crafts, hiking and biking. Specialized sessions such as archery and the low ropes courses are coached by trained supervisors.

Weekend Trips: Weekend trips are one of the many highlights of The Gow School Summer Program. Three overnight excursions are taken during the summer. These trips are not only fun and exciting, but also culturally and educationally rewarding. Experiences take advantage of local attractions, and range from camping trips to resort locations to museums and amusement parks.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Financial Aid available. For more information visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.gow.org

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
July 1, 2018-August 4, 2018 Tuition for the 2018 Gow School Summer Program is $7,800 for residential students. This includes the cost of instruction, lodging in dormitories, meals, transportation, day trips and weekend excursions. Tuition for day students who attend only academic sessions (8 AM - 1 PM) is $4,600. Tuition for day students who attend both academic sessions and afternoon activities (8 AM - 5 PM) is $5,400. Limited financial aid is available. A discount is provided for tuitions paid in full by April 24th. For more information on fees, visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.gow.org.

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The Nature Place Day Camp
Chestnut Ridge, NY

Visit Our The Nature Place Day Camp Website
845-356-6477
camp[AT]thenatureplace.com
285 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977

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CAMPER AGES: 4 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: The Nature Place is an ACA accredited, nature-oriented and non-competitive day camp for children ages 4-16, located on 200 acres in Chestnut Ridge, Rockland County, New York. Children at The Nature Place play, learn, and grow outdoors, with friends, through hands-on, pressure-free programming supported by a well-trained staff. Campers come to us (we bus!) from Manhattan, Brooklyn, Bergen, Rockland and Westchester Counties.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Theater, Swimming, Science, Team Sports, and more. Hiking, Cooking, Gardening, Farming, Earth Art, Drama, Music

CAMP LOCATION: The Nature Place Day Camp is located on 200 acres in Chestnut Ridge, Rockland County, New York, 30 minutes north of New York City.

CAMP FACILITIES: We are located on the grounds of the Green Meadow Waldorf School and Threefold Educational Foundation, which provide us with beautiful, spacious indoor facilities as well as the fields, woods, streams, farm, gardens, and swimming facility that make us The Nature Place.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: The Nature Place is a nature-oriented, non-competitive day camp.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.thenatureplace.com for camp enrollment and to learn more about dates and rates for this summer.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Opportunities for counselors, outdoor educators, and waterfront staff at our non-competitive, nature-oriented day camp.

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Camp Ramah in the Berkshires
Wingdale, New York

Visit Our Camp Ramah in the Berkshires Website
845-832-6622
info[AT]ramahberkshires.org
Camp Ramah in the Berkshires
91 Ramah Road
Wingdale, New York 12594

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
Camp Ramah in the Berkshires
25 Rockwood Place, Suite 345
Englewood, NJ 07631

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CAMPER AGES: 9-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Ramah balances structure and creativity, competition and teamwork, organized specialties and optional activities — all within a safe, nurturing, Jewish environment. The rich and varied programs offer campers the opportunity to grow, learn, develop skills, and make new friends as they connect to their Jewish heritage. All of this happens in a bucolic camp environment on over two hundred acres in lower Dutchess County.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Sailing, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Soccer, Tennis, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Martial Arts, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located 70 miles north of New York City on over 200 beautiful acres. Please visit our website for amazing camp photos and videos.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: The athletic program includes team sports and individual challenges. From basketball, softball, soccer and Frisbee to tennis, archery, biking and yoga, Ramah offers activities for all interests and skill levels. Older campers have the option to compete against other camps in varsity and junior varsity programs. They can improve their skill by learning from experts in our "Coaches-in-Residence" program. Yom Sport provides everyone with a day of friendly competition at all skill levels. We also offer a four day intensive sports clinic.

Ramah Berkshires campers enjoy swimming, boating and water play on beautiful Lake Ellis. The Red Cross certified waterfront staff instructs and guards our daily instructional swim periods, as well as free swim times. For older campers, we offer a lifeguard training certification. Our water trampoline, slide, "blob" and "Summit" add to the fun on the waterfront. Campers enjoy learning to kayak, canoe, and sail on the lake. Older campers have opportunities to participate in overnight boating adventures, as well.

Summer camp is about the great outdoors, and there's plenty of that at Ramah! Our Al Hagova specialists are trained to teach environmental values to campers through overnights and nature walks. Older campers experience multi-day bike trips and hiking trips. Campers of all ages look forward to "flying" through the air on our zip-line, or mastering climbing skills on our rock wall. Groups of campers learn to bond and cooperate while on our ropes course or hiking up Ramah Mountain. Our in-camp mountain bike trail is used by campers of all ages.

Jewish music and dance are keys to our program! Campers learn classic Israeli dances and songs, as well as modern pop tunes. Among the highlights of the summer are the Zimriyah (camp–wide song festival) and Rikudiah (dance festival). Drama specialists offer workshops in dramatic techniques and skills. Many camper edot (divisions) perform a musical play in Hebrew. Interested campers can opt for drama workshops. Those campers who love to sing can be part of our a cappella groups. Our staff and older camper a capella group performs each Friday evening, setting the mood as Camp ushers in Shabbat.

Experienced artists and art teachers transmit their love of arts and crafts and fine art throughout the summer. From painting, sculpting and papier mache to jewelry-making, woodworking and tallit-making, campers are introduced to a wide-range of activities and have the opportunity to hone their skills in areas of special interest. At various times during the summer, visiting artists share their specialties with our campers.

The multi-media center enables campers to explore photography, radio and film-making. Interested campers can improve their photography skills as they document the summer in pictures. They can anchor their own radio show on Camp's radio station, Kol Ramah (Voice of Ramah), that broadcasts throughout Camp. They can even film, direct, edit and produce movies under the guidance of our videography staff.

Interwoven into all aspects of camp life are Conservative Jewish values and Ahavat Yisrael, love of Israel. Campers participate in age-appropriate and meaningful daily prayer. Jewish learning factors into all aspects of the daily schedule, from sportsmanship to the Jewish view of saving the environment.
Integral to the Ramah community is the Mishlachat, educators and support staff from Israel who work in all aspects of camp life. They provide campers with a taste of Israel, exposure to Hebrew language, and an understanding of current events in the Middle East.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Our oldest campers, entering eleventh grade in our Gesher division learn important leadership skills, spending time as counselors in training (CIT) by helping our youngest campers with their daily activities. These campers receive specialized training from the Ramah Staff, as well as on-going instruction from visiting specialists during the summer. This last year, Gesher—meaning bridge—allows these campers to envision themselves as models and leaders to younger campers.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We are committed to ensuring that no eligible camper is turned away due to financial hardship and to providing a Ramah experience for any camper who might not otherwise have been able to become part of our Ramah family. Camp Ramah offers financial assistance to campers and serves the Jewish community in cooperation with local synagogues and schools. The financial assistance process is strictly confidential. It begins with parents contacting their synagogue rabbi, educational director or other synagogue leaders. Please read about the process in our online application. Rabbi Resnick, our camp director, is available to assist parents in making the appropriate contacts.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Camp Ramah in the Berkshires is the ideal location for your group to spend time together in a Jewish environment. Come experience the magic of “Ramah Shabbat” with your school, synagogue, or organization. Ramah Retreats also hosts B’nai Mitzvah, weddings, reunions and more. Our facility, only 70 miles from New York City, includes private "hotel-style" housing for adults to stay in the comfort of our newer facilities. All amenities can be tailored to meet your needs, and an onsite Ramah liaison is provided for every group to ensure the highest quality service during your stay.

OTHER CAMP INFO: For entering third graders, Ta’am Ramah (Taste of Ramah) gives first time campers an eight day “taste” of the Ramah experience, guided by nurturing, experienced staff for this first time sleep-away camp experience. Campers learn why so many children return to Ramah summer after summer and return home talking about next summer.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Camp has two sessions. The first session is approximately four weeks, while the second session is approximately three weeks. Campers entering 4th grade may only come for one session. Campers entering 5th through 8th grades may come for either one session or the entire summer. Campers entering 9th through 11th grades must attend for the entire summer.

Please refer to our website for Sessions, Dates & Fees.

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Camp Chateaugay
Merrill, New York

Visit Our Camp Chateaugay Website
518-425-6888 - summer
860-350-8822 - winter

campchateaugayonlake[AT]gmail.com
233 Gadway Road
Merrill, New York 12955

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
P.O. Box 202
Roxbury, CT 06783

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Camp Chateaugay Video

CAMPER AGES: 7-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Chateaugay is a traditional co-ed 3.5 or 7 week camp with an amazing geographic mix of kids. Mature staff provide a safe, nurturing environment. Land-sports, creative arts, water-sports, riding, etc. Let your child explore the excitement of new activities, new friends, learning a sense of independence. Camp is a wonderful gift you can give your child.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Martial Arts, Football, Team Sports, and more. Sports - Tennis, Soccer, Baseball, Lacrosse, Basketball

Adventure - Mountain Biking, Climbing, High Ropes, Hiking, Backpacking & Canoe Trips

Arts - Glassblowing, Woodworking, Ceramics, Theater,

Water - Waterskiing, Sailing, Kayaking, Paddle Boarding, Windsurfing

CAMP LOCATION: Camp is located 50 miles north of Lake Placid in the beautiful Adirondacks. Camp Chateaugay's 250 acres is located on pristine Chateaugay Lake. Camp backs up on 80,000 acres of undeveloped land in the beautiful Adirondack State Park.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp Chateaugay is a children’s summer residence camp the New York State’s beautiful Adirondack Mountains. It is an incredible collection of activities and facilities that makes this Adirondack children's summer camp truly unique. But then the journey continues as we challenge our campers with traditional outdoor experiences that they never forget.

Camp has a wide variety of activities for your child to choose from. Camper's schedule are a mix of choice and assigned activities. This program provides the time for cabin unity and allows for individual development. Our evenings bring camp together.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: For information on CIT programs, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.chateaugay.com.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For complete information, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.chateaugay.com.

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Camp Lokanda
Glen Spey, New York

Visit Our Camp Lokanda Website
Phone: (561) 223-1937
Fax : (866) 462-5582

Stacey[AT]lokanda.com
office[AT]lokanda.com
Haring Road
Glen Spey, New York 12737

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
Camp Lokanda
9045 La Fontana Boulevard, Suite 217
Boca Raton, FL 33434

CAMPER AGES: 7-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Lokanda is a traditional co-ed overnight camp in the Catskill Mountains.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Theater, Swimming, Volleyball, Science, Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Basketball, Baseball, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located approximately 2 1/2 hours north of the New York City. Please visit our website for lots of camp photos and videos.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Camp Lokanda, a 7 week traditional overnight camp located in upstate New York, is looking for qualified individuals to teach, coach and referee basketball for children ages 7-16.

Our staff application can be found on our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.lokanda.com.

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Surprise Lake Camp
Cold Spring, New York

Visit Our Surprise Lake Camp Website
Winter: 212-924-3131 Summer: 845-265-3616
info[AT]surpriselake.org
382 Lake Surprise Road
Cold Spring, New York 10516

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
307 7Th Avenue Suite 900 New York NY 10001

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 6 - 15

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish. ACA, UJA Federation, Foundation For Jewish Camps

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Surprise Lake Camp boasts one of the most beautiful sites in the country, one of the most reputable programs, and a large, well-trained, caring staff. Many facilities, like our theater, heated pool, and gymnasium, are among the finest that you will find anywhere. But Surprise Lake Camp does not try to be like an exotic theme park, full of bright lights and glitter. We don't emphasize material things because we believe that the true magic of camping is rooted in intangibles like the beauty of nature, the forming of lifelong friendships, the guidance of a highly trained staff helping children to grow into well-rounded adults. Camp is a supportive, caring community with an upbeat Jewish flavor. We sing a lot and we cheer a lot, and we make the most of the unique opportunity camp affords to create a model of the world as it should be—joyous and at peace, achieving the human potential for successful group living.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Team Sports, and more. Leadership, 2 Week Program, 5 Day Program.

CAMP LOCATION: In the picturesque mountains of Cold Spring, NY. Located only 60 miles from New York City, what an oasis!

CAMP FACILITIES: Surprise Lake Camp is blessed with incredible natural beauty. Our camp sits on 500 beautiful wooded acres surrounded by an enormous expanse of undeveloped state parkland. Our sparkling, 30-acre lake is nestled between two rugged mountain ridges. It creates a vision of rustic beauty that dances in the heads of visitors years after they've been to camp. Additionally, we have miles and miles of gorgeous hiking trails with breathtaking views of the Hudson River, and beautiful campsites for cookouts and overnights. You won't believe how inspiring and exciting our woods activities are!

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Surprise Lake Camp has a rich history. It was founded in 1902 by the Educational Alliance to provide a summer vacation for Jewish boys from Main Building - 1920 the tenements of Manhattan's Lower East Side. In its first season, it had six tents for 25 campers and five counselors. One of the first campers was Eddie Cantor, who, upon achieving success as an entertainer, became one of the camp's most ardent supporters. Since then Surprise Lake Camp has served thousands of young people, many of whom have achieved prominence, among them, entertainer Neil Diamond, talk show host Larry King, actor Jerry Stiller, and former New York Attorney General Robert Abrams.

In 1911, the 92nd Street Y became partners in running the camp, and the camp office was located at the Y for many years. In 1917, when the Federation of Jewish Philanthropies was created, Surprise Lake Camp was one of the initial member agencies. The camp then became incorporated as a New York not-for-profit in 1920, eventually leading to complete independence from its founding agencies. Over the years, Surprise Lake Camp has been substantially rebuilt three times. In addition, its clientele and program have evolved as the Jewish community has changed. Originally established to provide summer vacations in the country for poor boys from the lower East Side, the camp has also gone through periods when it was dedicated to feeding undernourished boys, operated as a year-round camp which included formal education during the winter, committed to the personal development of children using a social group work model, and run as a general co-ed summer camp with special emphasis on scholarships.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership program.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Financial assistance available

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Labor Day Weekend Family Camp.

Get Your Feet Wet 5 Day Program for younger campers.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Rosh Hashanah, Sukkot, Passover.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Surprise Lake Camp boasts one of the most beautiful sites in the country, one of the most reputable programs, and a large, well-trained, caring staff. Many facilities, like our theater and gymnasium, are among the finest that you will find anywhere. But Surprise Lake Camp does not try to be like an exotic theme park, full of bright lights and glitter. We don't emphasize material things because we believe that the true magic of camping is rooted in intangibles like the beauty of nature, the guidance of a highly trained staff, and helping children to grow into well-rounded adults. Camp is a supportive, caring community with an upbeat Jewish flavor. We sing a lot and we cheer a lot, and we make the most of the unique opportunity camp affords to create a model of the world as it should be�joyous and at peace, achieving the human potential for successful group living.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see our website for details. Our Camp Website Link: www.surpriselake.org

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Vanderkamp
Cleveland, New York

Visit Our Vanderkamp Website
315-675-3651
james[AT]vk.org
vkcenter[AT]vk.org
337 Martin Road
Cleveland, New York 13042

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 6-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Soccer, Basketball, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located 45 minutes from Syracuse, Utica, and Rome - about a mile north of Oneida Lake. We are on 850 acres, with a private 45 acre lake. Visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.vk.org for more pictures of our facility and our summer camp program.

CAMP FACILITIES: Kids stay in our 100 year old estate lodges. These buildings, equipped with bathrooms, kitchens, and comfortable bedding, allow kids to be away from home and challenge themselves without being worried about a raccoon climbing into their sleeping bag at night time.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Vanderkamp Center runs a summer camp program that is radically different from any you'll find anywhere else. Just ask the folks at campingcoasttocoast .com, who called it a "one of a kind, magical place." These consultants loved our philosophy so much that they dropped everything to work here this summer, in 2014!

What makes Vanderkamp so different is that it treats children as true equals - getting rid of rules designed for adult convenience, and focusing on helping children to love themselves for exactly who they are. By helping children employ wise freedom, the growth seen by kids at Vanderkamp is really unlike anywhere else. While rules designed for adult convenience are discarded, Vanderkamp takes physical and emotional intimidation incredibly seriously, and it has fostered an environment where this sort of bullying is nearly non-existent.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: We have Leader in Training programs available for summer campers ages 15-18. This 2 year program teaches young people how to be Christian leaders in a world that tempts them to be anything but.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Scholarships are available on an as-needed basis.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: We hold programmed retreats for youth, and also allow for groups to come and rent our facilities for their own programming.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Check out Our Camp Website Link: www.vk.org for more details on our summer camp program.

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Thomas School of Horsemanship
Melville, New York

Visit Our Thomas School of Horsemanship Website
631-692-6840
TSH[AT]TSHCamp.com
250 Round Swamp Rd.
Melville, New York 11747

CAMPER AGES: 3-15

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Daily 9:30-4:30

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Swimming, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Team Sports, and more. Lacrosse, Circus, Archery, Hockey, Kickball, Climbing Wall, Low Ropes Course, Volleyball, Badminton, Tae Kwon Do, Yoga, Ping Pong, Nature Hikes, Pilates & More!

CAMP LOCATION: We are located about 45 minutes East of NYC, on 33 beautiful acres of land nestled in the heart of Long Island on the Nassau/Suffolk border.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 9 riding outdoor riding rings, a sports field, two in-ground swimming pools, a tennis court, arts and crafts building, several barns, petting zoo, low ropes course in our beautiful woods, trails, etc.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: The Thomas School of Horsemanship was founded in 1943 by Bill and Fran Thomas.

We believe that horses teach children so much:
-Caring for a horse creates a sense of Responsibility
-Interacting with a living being teaches Respect
-Creating a bond with a kind, gentle creature shows Compassion
-Being in control of an animal larger than yourself grants Confidence
-And the shared love for horses builds Friendships that last

Many of our staff members and Directors are former campers who grew up at Thomas School and wanted to share the joys they had at camp with their children.

Our Directors are all RTE (Responding to Emergencies) certified, which includes CPR and First Aid (certified by the American Red Cross).

Our lifeguards are Red Cross Certified lifeguards and teach Red Cross certified swim lessons.

Our Riding Instructors are all certified instructors, as well as being certified in CPR and first aid by the Red Cross.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Campers age 13-15 participate in our CIT program where they can choose a specialty area in camp and mentor with staff from that area (Ex: Ride staff, lifeguards, counselors etc.) They also go on trips-some of our past trips have included: overnight to Hershey Park, overnight to Six Flags Great Adventure, day trip to the Waterfront Center (sailing and kayaking), day trip to Mountain Creek water park, overnight to Club Getaway, day trip to Brownstone Adventure Park, overnight Camping/White Water Rafting, etc.)

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Year round ride school with programs for ages 3 and older. Lessons offered include private lessons, group lessons and semi privates. Group lessons are offered full year or seasonally.

We offer camps during school breaks where students can spend the day at the barn taking care of and riding a horse that they are assigned to.

We offer birthday parties and girl & boy scout badge earning outings as well as school field trips during the year.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see our website for a complete list of dates and rates at: Our Camp Website Link: www.tshcamp.com

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StarChild Camps
Forest Hills, NY

Visit Our StarChild Camps Website
347-965-9261
starchildcamps[AT]gmail.com
60 Greenway Terrace
Forest Hills, NY 11375

CAMPER AGES: 4 to 12

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Our hours are 8AM to 7PM with extended hours available.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: StarChild Camps Summer Program is geared up for 9 weeks of fun!!! Arts and crafts in the morning (around the world Barbies and international model cars) and swimming and field trips in the afternoon. Daily sports with a different sport highlighted each week! For campers in grades 4 to 7, prepare to create your own 3D animation movie!!! Sure to be the BEST summer ever!!!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Computers, Technology, Soccer, Basketball, Baseball, Martial Arts, Football, Team Sports, and more. Visual & Media Arts & 3D Animation

CAMP LOCATION: We are located in Forest Hills, Queens.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our facility is adjacent to several parks and other cultural attractions. We take full advantage of our immediate surroundings as well as trips into Manhattan and Long Island. We swim at least twice weekly at a local outdoor pool.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Campers engage in a daily sports, dance once a week, swimming twice weekly, and a number of exciting weekly field trips in and around NYC. Campers also create a 3D animated movie of their camp experience. Field trips include Yankee Stadium, a Broadway Show, Botanical Gardens, Central Park Zoo, Long Island Aquarium, and more!!

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: We have four positions for CIT. Contact 347.965.9261 for more information

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: We offer Spring Break Camp April 25 thru April 29 and After-School Program. Visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.starchildcamps.com or email us at
starchildcamps[AT]gmail.com

OTHER CAMP INFO: Our counselors are all CPR and First Aid Certified. Our child/counselor ratio is 6/1.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
July 5 thru September 2. Our hours are 8AM to 7PM. Summer camp cost is $375 per week. Register before April 15 and price is $300 per week. Register after April 15 but before May 15 and cost is $325 per week. After May 15 cost is $375. Pricing includes breakfast, snack and lunch twice a week. Some trips are extra fees.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Looking for an aquatics director as well as summer camp counselors

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Camp Schodack
Nassau, New York

Visit Our Camp Schodack Website
518-766-3100 (summer)
781-444-5520 (winter)

camp[AT]schodack.com
40 Krouner Road
Nassau, New York 12123

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
400 Hillside Avenue
Suite 11
Needham, MA 02494

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CAMPER AGES: 7-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Located on 100 acres in the scenic Foothills of the Berkshires, Camp Schodack offers every activity and opportunity you can imagine. Owned and operated by the Krouner family since its founding in 1957, Schodack provides a spirited and welcoming environment for boys and girls ages 7-15. Schodack promotes a philosophy focused on building confidence and developing lifelong friendships. Campers love the “Warmth Tradition and Spirit” of a summer at Schodack!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Football, and more.

Camp Schodack is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Nassau New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Fine Arts/Crafts, Basketball and more. Camp Schodack is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 7-16.
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CAMP LOCATION: Located just 2.5 hours from Manhattan and Boston, our location in the foothills of the Berkshires provides a beautiful and private setting on our 100-acres. We take full advantage of our prime location by engaging in all the athletic, nature and cultural offerings that Western Massachusetts and Upstate New York have to offer.

CAMP FACILITIES: Schodack is nestled in a picturesque wooded valley in the foothills of the Berkshires, our beautiful campus of flat, grassy playing fields is surrounded by acres of our own stunning, private forest. Our cabins are clean, airy and spacious buildings with private toilets and showers in each cabin. We have two heated swimming pools, a lake for boating, dining hall, Rec Hall, Playhouse, Ropes course, amphitheater, Culinary Arts studio, fitness center, ball fields and courts and a hilltop horse corral.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: The Krouner family has been on this beautiful 100-acre site since 1909 when Sam and Lena Krouner operated a dairy farm, which later became Krouners Hotel. Their son, Lou, and his wife, Clara, converted the hotel into Camp Schodack in 1957; and their son, Paul, and his wife, Linda, became owner/directors in 1970. In 2012, after a lifetime of summers at Schodack, their son Matt became a full-time owner/director…four generations of continuous and dedicated family leadership!

Every camper becomes part of our Schodack family! Our staff actively creates a family-like atmosphere where everyone fits in, everyone is included, and each camper is surrounded by opportunities to excel – in building friendships, exploring new adventures, improving in favorite activities and taking on new challenges. We believe that kindness and caring are the keys to life-long friendships and our commitment to these values is what makes Schodack the camp that everyone wants to return to summer after summer!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please refer to Our Camp Website Link: www.schodack.com
for our dates and rates.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Camp Schodack is looking for well-qualified Camp Counselors in the following areas: Ceramics; Culinary Arts; Go Karting; Ropes; Baseball; Basketball; Waterskiing.

Visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.schodack.com to apply and/or contact Owen directly at owen[AT]schodack.com

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Camp DeWolfe
Wading River, New York

Visit Our Camp DeWolfe Website
631-929-4325
office[AT]campdewolfe.org
PO Box 487
Wading River, New York 11792

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 7-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp DeWolfe is a Christian camp on Long Island NY for children ages 7-17. We offer 1 week, 2 week, 3 week and 5 week sessions for all youth and specialize in beach activities!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Sailing, Music/Band, Theater, Swimming, Volleyball, Soccer, Basketball, Baseball, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located on the north shore of Long Island, 50 miles from New York City.

CAMP FACILITIES: -26 acres of woodland property on the north shore of the Long Island Sound -¼ mile beach-front property for swimming, sailing, canoeing, beach volleyball and camp fires -Outdoor swimming pool -Archery range -Challenge Course – high and low ropes -St Luke’s Chapel -Arts and Crafts classroom -Nature hut and fire pit -Basketball courts -Playing fields -Softball field -Father John Davis Dining Hall -Meeting Hall -Nature trails and camp fire pits

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp DeWolfe is a place where young people are encouraged to be themselves, to grow in their Christ-like identity, to explore their God-given gifts and to enjoy making friends in a picturesque beach and waterfront setting.

EXPLORER CAMP (ages 7-11): July 5th – July 10th 2015 $595 per one-week session (Early Bird $495 before March 1st) A great way to introduce your child to camp! A 6 day camp designed for new elementary campers with taster sessions in activity areas including archery, swimming, and arts. Evening programs and Christian Formation sessions are tailored for new campers to make new friends and learn about God in a safe, fun and outdoor environment.

DISCOVERY CAMP (ages 8-12): July 12th – July 24th 2015 $1190 per two-week session (Early Bird $995 before March 1st) An engaging and energetic two-week camp for elementary youth to participate in a range of activities and programs on the Long Island Sound. Campers will be able to explore nature and build friendships, through interactive activities that center on God’s love and grace.

ADVENTURE CAMP (ages 12-15): July 26th – August 7th 2015 $1190 per two-week session (Early Bird $995 before March 1st) OR NEW July 26th - August 14th 2015 $1495 per three-week session (Early Bird $1295 before March 1st) A two-week or three-week camp program for middle school youth to enjoy a place apart from the busy world and to experience God’s love through nature, community, and challenge. Opportunities to develop skills in activities including sailing, wilderness skills and swimming. Christian Formation programs are designed to encourage youth to discover their faith in an open and caring environment.

DAY CAMP: July 7th – August 14th 2015: Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm $250 per five-day session (must register in five-day session periods) A new Christian Day Camp for campers ages 7 – 14 to be able to enjoy God’s creation in the outdoor beach setting and make new friendships in a safe community. Opportunities to try swimming, sailing, kayaking, canoeing, arts, sports and more! 5-day sessions are by age for safety and supervision.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: LIT - Leaders in Training - 5 week program for high school students.

LEADERSHIP IN TRAINING (LIT) (ages 15-17): July 12th – August 14th 2015 $1700 per five-week session (must attend all weeks) A challenging and advanced camp for high school youth to be empowered to discover their God-given potential and to grow in community. Opportunities to facilitate and lead a day camp program, master activity areas, develop new skills, and live out faith in practical and service-centred ways. Programs include Adventure Challenge workshops, solo reflection, and Christian Formation sessions that encourage youth to find true identity in God and learn how to lead others to Christ.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Up to 50% scholarships for youth from Episcopal Churches.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Year-Round Retreat Center; Winter Camp; Service Saturdays Fall and Spring Program.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
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Camp Lafayette
Merrill, New York

Visit Our Camp Lafayette Website
winter: 410-647-7733
summer: 518-425-3311

154 Gadway Road
Merrill, New York 12955

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
1213 Balfour Drive
Arnold, MD 21012

CAMPER AGES: 8-14

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Boy Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: We will welcome up to 24 boys ages 8 through 14 for 3 weeks of camp. The boys will have a home base at Camp Jeanne d’Arc, but will spend most of their time at Camp Lafayette. Centered by a stone fire circle and granite boulders, the camp site has large canvas tents for sleeping and gathering and open spaces for activities and games.

The program allows the boys to choose their activities at the beginning of each week. Water activities include swimming, fishing, canoeing, sailing, waterskiing, wakeboarding, and stand up paddle-boarding. Land sports include soccer, flag-football, kickball, bb’s, riflery and archery, hiking and outdoor camping skills, woodworking and other camp crafts. Laser tag and special events round out the boys’ summer camp adventures at Lafayette.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Swimming, Volleyball, Soccer, Tennis, and more.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Summer 2015: 3 Week Session July 24 - August 14
$4,000

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Eagle Island Camp
Saranac Lake, New York

Visit Our Eagle Island Camp Website
518-323-9422
kdearden[AT]eagleisland.org
442 Gilpin Bay Road
Saranac Lake, New York 12983

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
PO Box 309
Saranac Lake, NY 12983

CAMPER AGES: 8-14

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Eagle Island Camp is located on an Adirondack Great Camp on an island in Upper Saranac Lake. Here campers can swim, sail, participate in nature programming, craft, and experience the island through unstructured camper-led play.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Wilderness/Nature, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Swimming, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Eagle Island is located on Upper Saranac Lake in the northern Adirondack park of New York State. Our island is about 30 acres with a mile in circumference and includes a National Historic Landmark as well as forests and trails along the water.

CAMP FACILITIES: Eagle Island Camp consists of historic great camp buildings, cabins and platform tents. Campers stay in either the historic guest house on bunk beds, in one of our rustic cabins, or in a platform tent.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: In everything we do, we believe in inspiring and empowering young people to be confident, collaborative, and courageous. We offer a variety of programs run by trained staff. Each program offering provides campers with life skills and memorable experiences. Learn more at eagleisland.org

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Financial assistance is available for youth camp programs. We believe that every child should be able to experience camp. We ask that every family reflect on what they are able to contribute to their camper's experience. You can learn more about our financial assistance at eagleisland.org

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Families will be able to explore Eagle Island through nature, crafting, sailing, swimming, Adirondack trips, and more. Families will stay in one of our historic great camp buildings, rustic cabins, or platform tents.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
All-Gender Day Camp for youth entering grades 3-6, $375/week. -Two sessions, June 29-July 3 and July 6-July 10
Girls' Overnight Camp for youth entering grades 5-8, $850/week,
-Two sessions, July 12-July 17 and July 19-July 24
Family Camp, $750/week
-Two session, July 26-August 1 and August 2-August 8

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Eagle Island Camp is hiring for multiple positions. Come live, work, and play on an island in middle of the Adirondack mountains of New York. Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.eagleisland.org to learn more and apply.

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Eden Village Camp
Putnam Valley, New York

Visit Our Eden Village Camp Website
1 (877) 397-3336
yoni[AT]edenvillagecamp.org
welcome[AT]edenvillagecamp.org
392 Dennytown Rd
Putnam Valley, New York 10579

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Eden Village Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 3rd to 11th grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Eden Village is a non-profit overnight camp that brings an innovative focus on farming, food, and wilderness to the best of traditional camp. Our 3rd — 11th grade campers + apprentices enjoy organic farming, outstanding organic Kosher food, animal care, wilderness adventure, natural science, a pool & lake, music, arts, sports, service projects, exceptional staff in a 3:1 staff:camper ratio… all in a vibrant, kind Jewish community!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Science, Team Sports, and more. Farm Education, Farm-to-table Cooking

CAMP LOCATION: Our beautiful 248-acre camp is bordered on three sides by the wooded hills of Clarence Fahnestock State Park in the Hudson Valley. We are 50 miles north of New York City, and six miles from Cold Spring, NY, which has a MetroNorth train station.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our bunks and dorms accommodate 200 people. In addition, our site includes a pool, sports fields and courts, theater, dining hall, a farm and gardens, hiking trails, cob oven, a 2-acre farm, multiple gardens, orchard, low ropes course, herbology center, science center, goat pen, sweat lodge woods, and plenty of space to play. All our buildings and residences are equipped with electricity, hot & cold water, and plumbing. Our 8-acre lake, safely contained by fence and natural barriers, is equipped with boathouse, docks, canoes, rowboats, kayaks, and sailboats.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Rooted in the Jewish vision of creating a more environmentally sustainable, socially just, and spiritually connected world, Eden Village is dedicated to providing campers with an incredible summer camp experience while empowering them to promote a vibrant future for themselves, their communities, and our planet.

Yoni Stadlin, camp director, is a passionate and talented educator, activist and community builder, founded Eden Village Camp in 2008 with his wife, Vivian Lehrer Stadlin. In 2010, the Jewish Week recognized Yoni and Vivian as two of the “36 under 36” (the 36 most influential Jewish leaders under the age of 36). Yoni holds an M.A. in Informal Jewish Education from the Jewish Theological Seminary, and directed the 92nd Street Y’s science and nature day camp for two years, where he garnered rave reviews from campers, parents and staff. He is a veteran educator for the Teva Learning Center, the country’s leading Jewish environmental education program.

Eden Village Camp was featured on the Today Show, and in the NY Times for it's "Culture of Kindness" guidelines on body talk.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We offer generous scholarships! Please contact Eden Village Camp for more information at: Our Camp Website Link: edenvillagecamp.org.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Check out our website for information on our year round programs at: Our Camp Website Link: edenvillagecamp.org.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Check out our website for more information on dates, sessions and fees! Scholarships are available.
www.edenvillagecamp.org

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Interested in working at Eden Village Camp? Check out our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.edenvillagecamp.org or contact Simone at simone[AT]edenvillagecamp.org for more information.

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Eurosoccer Academy of the USA
New York Location(s)

Visit Our Eurosoccer Academy of the USA Website
570-629-2125
train[AT]intensesoccer.com
305 Steven Lane
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18360

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Pennsylvania, New Jersey, California, and New York

CAMPER AGES: Age 15-23

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. 12 days, 3 weeks, 4 weeks or 5 weeks

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Travel, Soccer, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located in the beautiful Pocono area, Stroudsburg, PA. Our camps in Europe are located in Estoril/Cascais, Portugal, known as the "Portuguese Riviera", with glorious sunrises and spectacular sunsets & Valencia, Spain, 50 meters from the beach on the Costa de Azahar (in a residential area of the city of Castellon, a Valencian community).

Train with us in this professional environment, with professional coaches! Call us for more information at 570-629-2125, or e-mail at train[AT]intensesoccer.com

Please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.intensesoccer.com.

CAMP FACILITIES: We bring our coaches and expertize to your community.In Portugal & Spain we stay at 4 star hotels, e have breakfast, lunch & dinner at the hotel's restaurant, all you can eat buffet, 2-3 practices per day with professional coaches, guided tours of Lisbon & Valencia, official games and more.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our 18th Anniversary testifies to our success. We have developed the most effective way to introduce the European style soccer to our American & Canadian players.
Our paramount goal is to achieve excellence in soccer while creating a healthy and friendly environment for all attendees. We want to inspire them, contributing to the fulfillment of their dreams. Particular attention is paid to our players' physical, tactical, technical, and psychological development. We strive to create a bond between the players and follow their development throughout the years.

Our program goes far beyond a regular soccer vacation. I am confident your players will integrate rapidly and enjoy our high quality soccer program while having a great time.

Alexander Szasz, ESA of the USA Director of Coaching, holds a B.A., M.A. in Physical Education from the Institute of Physical Education & Sports in Bucharest, Romania & Wingate Institute in Tel Aviv, has 32 years of coaching experience, is the Founder & Director of Coaching of Eurosoccer Academy of the USA (since 1996) & our coaches from Spain & Portugal are experienced coaches from Benfica, Estoril FC & Valencia FC.

Our training program will become a great motivation for all participants. We provide soccer education and training at its best.

Visit us at Our Camp Website Link: www.intensesoccer.com, e-mail: train[AT]intensesoccer.com or call us at 570-629-2125

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Train like a Pro with Eurosoccer Academy of the USA. We provide intensive soccer training programs in the US: PA, NY, NY & CA and also in Europe. Check out our Elite European soccer destinations! Live, Train & Play like a Pro in Spain, Portugal & Romania with top Pro clubs. We provide intensive soccer training programs for intermediate, advanced & elite players, U16 - U23.

Best college prep camps in Europe & great opportunity to earn tryouts. Enroll today at Our Camp Website Link: www.intensesoccer.com. For more information call us at 570-629-2125 or e-mail at train[AT]intensesoccer.com

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Five months & year round training programs with European professional clubs available upon admission;
pre-requisite: attending the summer training program

OTHER CAMP INFO: Eurosoccer Academy of the USA provides intensive youth & young adults soccer training with top professional coaches from Spain & Portugal. We are confident you will be challenged & appreciate the experience & international exposure.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Where? NY, PA, NJ & CA. Are you from a different state? Contact us to schedule your local soccer event for field players and GK
When? 8/03-8/07/14 & 8/10-8/14/14; age 9-14 & 14-18; 3 hour Goal Keeper clinic on 8/7 & 8/14/14

Spain & Portugal: Individual Players Program: field players and goalkeepers(M. & F., age: 15-23):

4 weeks: Portugal-Spain(7/02 - 7/30/14). Cost: $5,141
12 days: Spain (7/19 - 7/30/14). Cost: $2,991
12 days: Portugal (7/09 - 7/20/14). Cost $2,991

For more information call us at 570-629-2125
E-mail: train[AT]intensesoccer.com or visit Our Camp Website Link: www.intensesoccer.com.

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New York Kids Club Summer Day Camp
New York, NY

Visit Our New York Kids Club Summer Day Camp Website
347-706-4700
nykidsclub[AT]nykidsclub.com
Locations Across NYC
169 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10023

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our New York Kids Club Summer Day Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 2.5-8 years

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Join the NY Kids Club for an unforgettable summer of Olympic games! Children will celebrate the cultures of the world with our 2016 Summer Olympics-themed Adventure Camp! Our globe-trotting campers will flex their physical and creative muscles as they learn about the countries of the world while getting the best of everything the NY Kids Club has to offer: art, dance, sports, music, gymnastics, chess, science and karate.

Registration is available on a week-by-week basis, 2, 3 or 5 days per week, from 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. or 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (9:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m. or 9:00 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. at select locations).

Summer Camp is an independent participation program, and all children need to have participated in a previous drop-off program.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Science, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, Martial Arts, Football, Team Sports, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We have several beautiful locations in New York City:
169 Amsterdam Ave (between W.68th and W.67)
601 Amsterdam Ave (at W.89th street)
219 E.67th St (between 2nd and 3rd Ave)
38 E.22nd St (between Broadway and Park)
88 Leonard St (between Church and Broadway)
393 South End Ave (in Battery Park City)
182 Henry Street (in Brooklyn Heights)
125 5th Ave (in Park Slope)
2 Northside Piers (Williamsburg)
4545 Center Blvd (Long Island City)

CAMP FACILITIES: The New York Kids Club is New York's premier children's enrichment center, renowned for creative and innovative kids classes, day camps, birthday celebrations, and special events! Our unique and original curricula provide children the opportunity to build confidence and express their individuality through participation in physically challenging, artistically enriching, and intellectually stimulating programs.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Join the NY Kids Club for an unforgettable summer of Olympic games! Children will celebrate the cultures of the world with our 2016 Summer Olympics-themed Adventure Camp! Our globe-trotting campers will flex their physical and creative muscles as they learn about the countries of the world while getting the best of everything the NY Kids Club has to offer: art, dance, sports, music, gymnastics, chess, science and karate.

Registration is available on a week-by-week basis, 2, 3 or 5 days per week, from 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. or 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (9:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m. or 9:00 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. at select locations).

Summer Camp is an independent participation program, and all children need to have participated in a previous drop-off program.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: New York Kids Club offers year-round creative and innovative kids classes, day camps, birthday celebrations, and special events! Additionally, our affiliated programs at New York Preschool are a leading preschool choice for the years leading up to Kindergarten.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
June 6th, 2016 - September 4th, 2016

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Camp Wego
New York Location(s)

Visit Our Camp Wego Website
352-445-2044
352-249-6783

info[AT]campwego.com
Florida Locations

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Florida, Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

CAMPER AGES: 14-65

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Travel Tours Camp

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Wego offers high-quality tours for teen and adults with special needs year around. Our travel programs are unforgettable adventures. We are not your ordinary travel Camp! On our exciting, supervised educational travel programs, individuals learn new skills, make lifelong friends and explore extraordinary cultures in United States and abroad.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Camp Wego is a Travel camp serving teens and adult with special needs ages 14-65. We are a small travel special needs camp that travel in the United States and abroad. We are able to provide low staffing ratios, 1 to 4. (1:1 if needed) We have highly credentialed and experienced staff so each individuals needs are met. We add new and innovative travel and activities each year.

Our travel is designed to enhance social, friendship, culture, and other vital life skills that promote independence. Camp Wego helps travelers make new friends while traveling in a safe, fun and educational environment.

We offer high-quality supervised tours for teens and adults with special needs year around. Our travel programs are specialized for individuals with Developmental Disabilities, Autism, Learning Disabilities, ADHD and Asperger's syndrome.

Individuals must be ambulatory and be able to take care of personal hygiene needs.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Travel, Swimming, Team Sports, and more. Travel, Travel Abroad, Cruises, Camping, Sightseeing, Theme Parks, Culture

CAMP LOCATION: Our year-round office is located in Florida. Our trips depart and operate from many of domestic and international locations. Our staff training is held every year in Florida.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp Wego is fully committed to developing life and social skills for individuals with special needs ages 14 and up. We believe that our travel trips are a great way to experience independence, improve social skills, and increase self-esteem in a secure, safe and also an exciting environment. Our primary goals are to help travelers build self-esteem, develop better social skills and self-expression, make and maintain friendships, improve fine motor skills, gross motor skills, and sensory integration.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Camp Wego travels year around.

OTHER CAMP INFO: No Financial aid offered.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Most trips cost $1000 and up

For complete info visit Our Camp Website Link: www.campwego.com

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Passport NYC at 92Y
New York, NY

Visit Our Passport NYC at 92Y Website
212-415-5641
passportnyc[AT]92y.org
1395 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10128

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CAMPER AGES: 13-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. (3 weeks, 21 days)

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish. YMHA/JCC

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, and more. Culinary Arts, Music Industry, Musical Theater, Film, Fashion, Community Service.

CAMP LOCATION: Our camp program is housed at 92Y on the beautiful Upper East Side of Manhattan (Lexington Avenue between 91st and 92nd Streets). All teens are housed in single sex, air-conditioned dorm rooms in rooms of 2 or 4 based on age and mixed up by specialty. Classes and site visits take place throughout NYC daily.

CAMP FACILITIES: We occupy 2 floors of dorm rooms, one floor for male participants and staff and one floor for female participants and staff. All rooms are air conditioned, shared bathroom space on the floors, shared kitchen space on each floor stocked with kosher healthy snacks and beverages at all times.

State of the art gym available at designated times within the building. Elevator access. 24/7 on-site security.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Passport NYC is the most unique and extraordinary residential, Jewish, specialty summer camp program available to teens entering 9th through 12th grades in the heart of NYC.

Follow your passion in one of five specialty camp programs; Fashion, Film, Culinary Arts, the Music Industry or Musical Theater.

Participate in pre-professional classes in the morning with high level instructors and visit with industry execs in the afternoon to gain a 360 degree experience in your industry of interest. Earn up to 30 hours of community service credit while participating in our Service Learning programs.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: One Happy Camper Incentive grants available, visit Our Camp Website Link: www.onehappycamper.org. Scholarships available contact BTeitelman[AT]92Y.org for a scholarship application.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Space is limited. 5:1 ratio of teens to staff. Jewish values focus on community, building personal identity, giving back to the community around us, acceptance and self-discovery.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Session 1: June 29-July 20, 2014
Session 2: July 27-August 17, 2017
Tuition: $5000 before Dec. 1, 2013, $5200 post Dec. 1 which includes room, board (3 Kosher meals a day), transportation around NYC, all camp program expenses.

One Happy Camper Incentive grants available, visit Our Camp Website Link: www.onehappycamper.org to see if your teen is eligible for a $1000 incentive.

Scholarships available contact 212.415.5699 for additional scholarship information.

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Shorefront Y Summer Day Camp
Brooklyn, NY

Visit Our Shorefront Y Summer Day Camp Website
718.646.1444 ext. 326
info[AT]shorefronty.org
3300 Coney Island Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11235

CAMPER AGES: 3 - 14

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Monday-Friday

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish. YM-YWHA, JCC, UNH

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: At the Shorefront Y, campers forge new friendships, engage in daily activities, go on many exciting and educational trips, and learn new skills. The location right on the boardwalk of Brighton Beach allows for lots of play time on the beach and swims in the ocean. While it’s important to Shorefront Y that your child has an amazing experience, safety has always been and remains our number one priority. All beach trips and swims in the large pool are supervised by licensed swim instructors from the Shorefront Y Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy. In addition to making sure each child receives special attention, Shorefront Y aims to create a very easy and positive experience for parents. We offer a door-to-door transportation option as well as early drop-off and late pick-up options. The price includes daily hot Kosher lunches, snacks, trips, and all activities.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Programs for Special Needs campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Swimming, Science, Soccer, Basketball, Team Sports, and more. Special Needs.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located right on the Brighton Beach boardwalk, steps away from a beautiful beach and the ocean. Children enjoy frequent trips to the beach and are supervised by camp staff along with trained life guards.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our oceanfront facilities include a large indoor swimming pool, a roof-top children's play area, indoor basketball court, and an outdoor tennis court.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Shorefront YM-YWHA Day Camp provides a fun-filled summer experience for children ages 3 to 14. Ideally located on the Boardwalk in Brighton Beach, the experienced staff provides a safe & nurturing environment for your children. Kosher lunches and snacks are provided daily. Exciting activities include beach outings, sports, swimming lessons in the Olympic sized indoor pool, arts & crafts, dance, singing, drama, thrilling trips, special events and much more!

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We accept 1199 and scholarships are available!

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Year-round Programs.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
The 2017 Summer Camp starts on June 29 and ends on August 18. Please visit our website for session dates, pricing, & more!

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
For all summer jobs info, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.shorefronty.org.

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Shane Weight Loss & Fitness Camps
New York Location(s)

Visit Our Shane Weight Loss & Fitness Camps Website
914-271-4141
office[AT]campshane.com
302 Harris Road
Ferndale, New York 12734

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
New York, Arizona, California, Georgia, Texas, Wisconsin

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
134 Teatown Road Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 7-25

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Residential.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Shane is the premiere weight loss camp for kids, teens and young adults worldwide. Family run since 1968, we help our campers learn how to live healthy. We combine all the fun of traditional summer camps plus the benefits of weight loss, enhanced fitness and self esteem with superb, proven results. Our program is highly supervised and offers delicious, portion controlled meals made with healthy, whole foods – camper tested and approved!

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Weight Loss. Food Allergies. Vegetarian. Kosher. Gluten Free.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Theater, Swimming, Volleyball, Computers, Soccer, Tennis, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Team Sports, and more. Nutrition Classes. Healthy Cooking Classes. Fitness Classes.

Shane Weight Loss & Fitness Camps is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Ferndale New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Dance, Baseball, Theater and more. Shane Weight Loss & Fitness Camps is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 7-25.
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CAMP LOCATION: New York: 100 acres in the beautiful Catskill Mountains. Rolling hills, forested, hilly, green, warm days and cool nights.

All other locations: held at private schools or universities with varying climates and amenities.

CAMP FACILITIES: Camp Shane New York is located on 120 acres just 2 hours north of New York City in the beautiful Catskill Mountains. 10 minutes from the 600,000 acre Catskill Forest Preserve. Lush playing fields, world-famous forests and extensive facilities. Superb climate; comfortable days, cool nights and mornings. Perfect for outdoor activities.

Unsurpassed custom-designed facilities uniquely offered only in New York such as our go cart track, dune buggie off-road course, rope course, and on-site river with multiple whirlpools and waterfalls. Lakefront Adventure Center on our 9 mile long stunning lakefront property near camp featuring water-skiing, tubing, banana boats and Jet Ski rides. We are the only weight loss in camp in the world that owns its own camp grounds, your assurance of quality.

We run an awesome, exciting and fun camp, a program loaded with hilarious and fun activities that our creative staff created from scratch. And you will not find them at other camps.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our caring, fun, and nurturing counselors help provide a wonderful environment for our campers. Our focus is on fun as much as on weight loss. Our goal is to have your camper leave armed with the knowledge to continue maintaining their weight loss goals. We offer three, six and nine week sessions throughout the summer with available weekly extensions.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Limited Tuition Assistance is available for families in financial need.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Other Camp Locations:

ARIZONA: Camp Shane Arizona located at the naturally beautiful Orme School with 360 degree views of distant mesas and mountains boasting 19th century ranch buildings is truly a place to laugh, learn and lose weight. At an elevation of 4000 feet the climate is remarkably ideal without the intense heat of southern Arizona. This camp is unique in that it offers 25,000 acres for horseback riding as well as the facility offers climate controlled indoor gymnasiums, green playing fields and lawns and a beautiful outdoor pool. Campers ranging in age from 8 – 18 can take advantage of two, four or six week sessions at an affordable price. Your camper will experience a life change they will never forget.

CALIFORNIA: At Camp Shane California you will enjoy the breathtaking 225 acre California Lutheran University campus situated between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles. With a climate controlled state of the art fitness center, a variety of outdoor sporting facilities, a huge aquatic center and 6 brand new tennis courts Camp Shane California will transform your camper’s life. Our focus is always on having fun combined with a balance of fitness and nutrition for a truly life-changing experience. We offer two, four and six week sessions that are sure to meet your budgetary needs. With our proven program your camper is guaranteed to lose weight and gain a healthy outlook to last a lifetime.

GEORGIA: Camp Shane Georgia’s campus is located at Emmanuel College in northeast Georgia in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. An hour and a half drive from Atlanta, Georgia it's a quiet and safe setting on 200 acres. All facilities air-conditioned and it boasts an indoor 9-lane collegiate size pool, Aquatic Center, 4000 Sq.ft. air-conditioned Fitness Center with state of the art wellness equipment, fabulous new dormitories, quad style with one or two campers sharing a bathroom. Minutes from Georgia state parks, river activities, and Lake Hartwell. It's a wonderful place to experience summer fun while learning about nutrition, healthy cooking and fitness.

TEXAS: Camp Shane Texas is set on a lovely 83-acre, beautifully landscaped and wooded campus with attractive and well kept facilities in gorgeous Texas Hill Country setting. Dormitories are modern with custom furniture, granite bathroom counter tops and polished concrete floors. All sport facilities, dorms and classrooms are air conditioned. There is an outdoor classroom, garden, orchard, chicken coop, and miles of nature trails as well as a state-of-the-art weight room, fitness center, multi-purpose room, two gymnasiums and a new indoor swimming pool. Wholesome and nutritious Shane approved healthy menu prepared on-site. We are not a fat camp nor are we a boot camp. We combine all the fun of traditional summer camp with the benefits of weight loss.

WISCONSIN: Camp Shane Wisconsin is set on 80 acres, located off the shore of Lake Michigan. Dorms are newly constructed, modern and fully air-conditioned. There is an extensive, state of the art, multi-million-dollar fitness center and large grass playing fields to run fun fitness activities outdoors. The property also boasts an Olympic size indoor swimming pool – great for water exercise. Extensive walking paths on the grounds allow for easy exercise and a scenic river runs through the campus which is suitable for kayaking. Campers can relax in a beautiful, modern lounge and use the theatre for performance arts activities and to watch movies. Our program features our healthy yet delicious portion controlled foods.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
2017 Session Dates

Arizona - 2 Week Session Dates

Session 1: June 11 - June 25, 2017
Session 2: June 25 - July 9, 2017
Session 3: July 9 - July 23, 2017

California - 2 Week Session Dates

Session 1: June 17 - July 1, 2017
Session 2: July 1 - July 15, 2017
Session 3: July 15 - July 29, 2017

Georgia - 2 Week Session Dates

Session 1: June 10 - June 24, 2017
Session 2: June 24 - July 8, 2017
Session 3: July 8 - July 22, 2017

New York

Session 1: June 21 - July 10, 2017: 3 weeks
Session 2: June 21 - July 31, 2017: 6 weeks
Session 3: June 21 - August 19, 2017: 9 weeks
Session 4: July 10 - August 19, 2017: 6 weeks
Session 5: July 31 - August 19, 2017: 3 weeks

Texas - 2 Week Session Dates

Session 1: June 10 - June 24, 2017
Session 2: June 24 - July 8, 2017
Session 3: July 8 - July 22, 2017

Wisconsin - 2 Week Session Dates

Session 1: June 10 - June 24, 2017
Session 2: June 24 - July 8, 2017
Session 3: July 8 - July 22, 2017

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Directors, head staff, counselors, photographers, videographers, office support, nutrition instructors and many more. See complete job details, at: Our Camp Website Link: www.campshane.com.

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Long Lake Camp For The Arts
Long Lake, New York

Visit Our Long Lake Camp For The Arts Website
914-693-7111
marc[AT]longlakecamp.com
83 Long Lake Camp Way
Long Lake, New York 12847

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
199 Washington Ave, Dobbs Ferry, NY, 10522 (Winter Address)

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Long Lake Camp For The Arts Video

CAMPER AGES: 8 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Long Lake is a performing and fine arts summer camp for creative children from all around the world. We specialize in Theater, Fine Arts, Music, Rock Bands, Circus, Dance, Film plus fun sports and waterfront. We are located in the heart of the stunning Adirondack Park of upstate New York. We have been running camp since 1969.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Soccer, Tennis, Team Sports, and more. Circus, Rock Bands, Magic & Improv.

Long Lake Camp For The Arts is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Long Lake New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Fine Arts/Crafts, Tennis, Soccer and more. Long Lake Camp For The Arts is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 8 - 16.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are located in the heart of the Adirondack Park in upstate New York about 5 minutes from the town of Long Lake, NY 12847.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have custom built housing for our campers, some of the best at any summer camp, we have 4 professional theaters, a 2 story fine arts complex, 3 ring flying circus, fully featured waterfront, 16 music studios, 3 dance studios, rock rehearsal facilities and recording studio, ATV's and more sports, fully featured waterfront and more.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Long Lake Camp for the Arts is a performing arts and fine arts camp combined for more summer fun! Make new friends in theater, acting, dance, music, film, circus, fine arts, rock bands, and more. We offer a non competitive program accepting both beginners and experienced creative children. Our campers 100% create and design their own perfect schedule at Long Lake with our help and guidance.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Please call us for financial assistance: 914-693-7111. We are happy to discuss a partial scholarship for your family so we can make possible for you.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
We offer 3 week and 6 week sessions, new campers are ages 8 to 15. Please visit our website for more details. Our Camp Website Link: www.longlakecamp.com

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Long Lake Camp for the Arts in upstate New York is looking for performing and fine arts staff to teach children music (many instruments) , theater, dance, circus, rock bands, many different fine arts and more. To apply please email marc[AT]longlakecamp.com your resume with cell phone number. Please then call Geoff Burnett on 914 693 7111 for an interview. We need staff usually for 9 to 10 weeks watch summer starting the end of June until the end of August.Please Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.longlakecamp.com.  We look forward to getting to know you and learn about your skills.

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Iroquois Springs
Rock Hill, New York

Visit Our Iroquois Springs Website
631.462.2550
mark[AT]iroquoissprings.com
summer[AT]iroquoissprings.com
PO Box 487
66 Bowers Road
Rock Hill, New York 12775

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
PO Box 20126 Dix Hills, NY 11746

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 7 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Theater, Swimming, Technology, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Team Sports, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located on 200 acres, 90 miles from New York City. We have 225 boys and 225 girls who enjoy our first rate facility and dynamic traditional camp program each summer.

CAMP FACILITIES: All our facilities are newly renovated. We have a private lake, 2 heated swimming pools, large indoor spaces, new arts and crafts/fine arts facilities, fitness center, ball fields, and new dining room.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: We are a traditional camp where we offer a combination of group centered activities, and elective programs.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: CIT Program - Entering 11th Grade.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Full season (6 weeks): $9375 June 27 - August 7 Half season (3 weeks): $5775 Session 1: June 27 - July 17 Session 2: July 18 - Aug 7

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
LOOKING FOR THE PERFECT SUMMER JOB…
MAYBE A CAMP COUNSELOR OR ACTIVITY SPECIALIST

Dates: June 16 to August 7, 2015 

Compensation: $1400 - $2000 Plus Travel Expense, Room & Board

Positions: Tennis, High and Low Ropes Course, Outdoor Adventure (mountain biking, hiking, camping, etc.) Gymnastics, Water-Skiing, Life-guarding (WSI), Theatre, Arts and Crafts (wood working, ceramics, jewelry, rocketry), Roller Hockey, Lacrosse, Baseball, Softball, Basketball, Soccer, Archery, Media (web design, video, yearbook, newspaper), and more....

Description: Iroquois Springs, located just 90 miles from New York City, is a co-ed residential camp in the Lower Catskill Mountains for boys and girls between the ages of 7 and 16.

If you are an energetic and motivated person with a love for children and working in an outdoor and energetic environment sounds rewarding, our summer team may be the right fit for you!

Iroquois Springs is a safe, fun filled environment for children looking to experience the magic camp has to offer while creating positive memories that will shape each child’s future. Iroquois Springs is simply an extraordinary place for children!

Located just 90 miles from New York City, our location is outstanding, and your experience will be second to none!

How to Apply: Our Camp Website Link: www.iroquoissprings.com (click on “Our Staff”) or Call 1.877.700.5354

Contact Person: Gary Ross, Staffing Coordinator
gary[AT]iroquoissprings.com

IROQUOIS SPRINGS
PO BOX 20126
DIX HILLS, NY 11746

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Camp Chipinaw
Swan Lake, New York

Visit Our Camp Chipinaw Website
1-800-244-7460
info[AT]chipinaw.com
85 Silver Lake Rd.
Swan Lake, New York 12783

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
11939 NW 37th St.
Coral Springs, FL 22065

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 7-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Chipinaw and Silver Lake are traditional co-ed Residential Summer Camps located in the Catskill Mountains of New York, 2 hours NW of NYC. Established in 1926, Chipinaw offers a wide variety of arts, sports, adventure, and water activities for campers interested in a full summer camp (7 Weeks). Silver Lake, started in 2004, offers the same experience but with two half-summer sessions. Our campers and staff come from across the country and around the world to be part of a thrilling summer experience.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Computers, Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Martial Arts, Football, Team Sports, and more. Skatepark, Cooking, Lacrosse, Spinning, Circus, Water Sports, Mountain Boarding, Radio, Hockey, Ropes Course, Archery, & Much More.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located 2 hours NW of New York City in the beautiful Catskill Mountains.

CAMP FACILITIES: Chipinaw is on 200 acres of beautiful landscape. It features a brand new state of the art gymnastics center, 5 basketball courts, 12 tennis courts, a newly renovated hockey rink, an olympic style pool, a 96 acre privately owned lake, a two story arts & crafts center, newly built computer and digital media lab, a circus, horseback stables, and much more.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Welcome to the spirit of summer, welcome to Camp Chipinaw. It is our hope that you will enjoy exploring our website as you learn all about our summer home. Chipinaw was built specifically as a summer camp for boys in 1926, and 12 years later the girls campus was added. Since that time, Chipinaw has become one of the finest traditional camps in the United States. Your experience at Chipinaw will be a perfect blend of Chipinaw's rich history and traditions along with all the latest and greatest facilities and activities that one would expect from a superior summer camp. We welcome boys and girls age 7 through 16 to join us for a summer of Fun, Friends, Sports, Arts and Adventure.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Full seven week session.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Camp Begins
Sunday, June 28th, 2020

Visiting Day
Sunday, July 19th, 2020

Last Day
Sunday, August 16th, 2020

Cost: $12,550

*All dates are subject to change

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Our summer camp is only as good as the staff it hires. That is why we search the globe for the most experienced and enthusiastic staff members we can find. From England to Australia and California to Maine, our staff consists of about fifteen different nations and over twenty states. Everyone comes together with one goal in mind; to make sure our campers have the best summer of their lives!

We are looking for general counselors, specialist counselors, leadership positions, and support staff for the upcoming summer. General counselors spend the day with their division of campers; guiding, supporting, and supervising them as they go from activity to activity.

As a specialist, you concentrate on a specific area, passing on your knowledge to our campers to ensure they are learning or mastering that skill. The leadership roles we fill each summer range from department heads and group leaders to medical staff and office assistants. Lastly, our support staff members work behind the scenes as kitchen staff, maintenance workers, groundskeepers, and housekeepers to ensure the day to day operations of camp are handled.

Generally, most of our counselors are aged between nineteen and twenty-five, while our leadership staff are over twenty-five and have worked their way up the camp ladder. For a complete list, view our staff positions.

If you feel you have the outgoing, fun personality to be a part of the Chipinaw Family, then make sure to apply! Don't forget to visit our FAQ's section to learn more about our traditional coed summer camp!

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Christodora
New York Location(s)

Visit Our Christodora Website
212-371-52251
admissions[AT]christodora.org
Manice Education Center
68 Savoy Road
Florida, Massachusetts 01247

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
NY

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
1 East 53rd Street, New York, NY 10022

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 6th - 12th grade New York City students

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Manice Education Center is an exciting 1-3 week environmental leadership program, for students who are interested in canoeing, backpacking & nature exploration.

6th - 12th grade New York City students are welcomed!

Spaces fill fast, so call today for more info.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Swimming, Team Sports, and more. Canoe, Backpacking.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Manice Education Center is an opportunity for campers to explore the environment while growing as leaders. During their 1-3 week experience, students will go on a backpacking and/or canoeing trip focused on learning about ecosystems and themselves. By taking risks and challenging themselves physically and mentally, students leave feeling confident and more connected to their natural surroundings. They will have the chance to swim daily and participate in low ropes course challenges and team building activities.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: It's free to apply, and we provide scholarships to make camp affordable for any family!

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Exploratory Course (6th and 7th Grade)

If you are new to camping or just want to play and learn outside, join us for 7 days at camp. Backpack or canoe into a nearby state park for your first overnight in the forest. See parts of nature you never knew were there. Get away from it all and relax with new friends!

Foundation Course (7th and 8th Grade)

Join us for a 2 week adventure where you will go on 3-day backpacking and canoeing trips to learn survival skills such as identifying wild foods you can eat and building a fire. See how team work makes it all possible!

Advanced Course (8th and 9th Grade)

In this 18-day session, you will paddle down a river from Vermont to New York for 3 days, and hike the Appalachian Trail to the top of Massachusetts’ highest mountain. You will also begin to discover your personal leadership abilities and how to protect the wilderness you’re enjoying

High School Leadership Training Course
(9th -­‐ 12th Grade)

During this 11-day course, you will co-lead your friends as you spend 5 days hiking or canoeing together. The Manice staff are ready to support you through these exciting challenges that prepare you to use your leadership skills both in the outdoors and in your daily life!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For the updated information, please visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.christodora.org.

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Rock Hill
Mahopac, NY

Visit Our Rock Hill Website
855-232-4744
camp[AT]girlscoutshh.org
300 Wixon Pond Road
Mahopac, NY 10541

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
2 Great Oak Lane
Pleasantville, NY 10570

CAMPER AGES: 5 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Girl Scouts

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Rock Hill Resident Camp provides the perfect setting for outdoor adventure! Located in Mahopac, NY, with 198 acres for hiking, shooting archery, climbing one of our high ropes courses, or swimming and boating in our lake, Rock Hill Camp is the perfect place to spend your summer! Most campers will stay in either a platform tent with access to modern washhouses or in one of our all weather cabins. In the evenings campers can be found singing by the campfire, participating in a camp wide game or event, discovering the lake by a canoe at twilight or staying up to watch the stars.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Team Sports, and more. Boating, Leadership.

CAMP LOCATION: Set on 198 beautiful wooded acres in Mahopac, NY, Rock Hill Camp has been a summer retreat for girls since 1922. Rock Hill has a lake, ropes course, archery range, miles of hiking, as well as modern dining facilities.

CAMP FACILITIES: Most campers live in either platform tents with modern washhouses, or in our all weather cabins. Rock Hill has a lake for swimming and boating; low, medium and high ropes, a zip line, an archery range, miles of hiking grounds, primitive camping sights, arts and crafts, indoor cabins, and modern dining facilities.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: All Rock Hill campers have busy days filled with traditional camp activities including: swimming, boating, arts and crafts, outdoor cooking, ropes courses, archery and hikes around camp! Nights are filled with campfires, time to choose your own activities, and all-camp activities that could be anything from a Counselor Hunt, to a Luau, or a camp wide Goldrush! Additionally, each girl selects a program theme of her choice and will complete the activities described within. Rock Hill is ACA-accredited and all staff undergo extensive training prior to the first day of camp.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Rock Hill provides a Counselor in Training program as well as hiring Junior Counselors.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Camperships (financial aid) are available on a sliding scale based on need and availability. Please fill out our campership application found on our website for consideration at Our Camp Website Link: www.girlscoutshh.org.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please check out our full camp brochure for sessions, themes, dates, and fees.

Please Visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.girlscoutshh.org

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Rock Hill Summer Girl Scout Camp is hiring counselors, lifeguards, and ropes staff for the summer of 2020.  Rock Hill is located in Mahopac, NY on 198 acres of forest with access to Long Pond Lake.  Girls and staff stay in both all weather cabins and platform tents.  Applicants must be over 18.

For more information please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.girlscoutshh.org or contact Michelle Harris at mharris[AT]girlscoutshh.org 914-747-3080 ext 745.

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Summer Study Programs for High School Students
New York Location(s)

Visit Our Summer Study Programs for High School Students Website
(631) 424-1000
(800) 666-2556

Info[AT]SummerStudy.com
Various campuses (PA, NY, CO, DC, France, Spain)
Various locations,

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Ft. Collins,Colorado
New York, New York
University Park, Pennsylvania
Washington, DC
Paris, France
Mallorca, Spain

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
900 Walt Whitman Rd.
Melville, NY 11747

CAMPER AGES: 14-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Summer Study offers College Credit and Enrichment Programs of various lengths (from 2 to 5 weeks) in a pre-collegiate atmosphere. Students will experience life on a college campus in a safe and supervised environment. SAT Prep, Sports Clinics, Afternoon and Evening Activities, Weekend Excursions are just some of the exciting opportunities offered in our programs. More detailed information is available on our website.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Science, Academics, Computers, Math, Technology, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Basketball, Team Sports, and more. Arts & Crafts, Sports Clinics, Discusssion Groups, Musical & Dance Groups, Etc.

Summer Study Programs for High School Students is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Various locations New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Music/Band, Theater, Tennis and more. Summer Study Programs for High School Students is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 14-18.
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CAMP LOCATION: Summer Study Programs offers pre-college programs at Penn State University (University Park), Colorado State University (Ft. Collins), Fordham University (NYC), American University (Washington, DC), The Sorbonne in Paris, Franceand in Mallorca, Spain.

CAMP FACILITIES: Students stay in university residence halls in all of our domestic programs and in hotels in Paris and Mallorca.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Summer Study Programs has been running pre-college programs for 25 years. Each of our programs allows students to be in class for approximately 3 hours a day, while participating in daily afternoon, evening, and weekend activities/excursions.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: A small amount of financial aid available may be available to students in need.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Visit our website at: Our Camp Website Link: www.SummerStudy.com for complete program details.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
See website at Our Camp Website Link: www.summerstudy.com.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Interested applicants may submit their application on our website at: Our Camp Website Link: www.SummerStudy.com or mail our application (available online) to:

SUMMER STUDY PROGRAMS
900 WALT WHITMAN RD.
MELVILLE, NY 11747

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North Shore Day Camp
Glen Cove, NY

Visit Our North Shore Day Camp Website
516 676-0904
info[AT]northshoredaycamp.com
85 Crescent Beach Road
Glen Cove, NY 11542

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 3 - 14

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: ~ Three year old mini day
~ Athletes and Artists in Residence - Camp Within a Camp Program
~ State of the Art Adventure Course

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Swimming, Science, Computers, Math, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Team Sports, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located on a 14 acre Gold Coast estate on the North Shore or Long Island. Please visit our website for videos and photos of our site.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our facilities include 4 swimming pool, playgrounds, a play village, a high ropes adventure course, a miniature golf course and driving cages, tennis courts, basketball courts, hockey courts and fields for softball, baseball, soccer and lacrosse.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Ours is a balanced program with offerings in sports and creative areas. As our campers grow we offer electives, league sports and out of camp trips. Our mature staff is the best in the camping industry. For more information please go to the staff section of our website.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Campers entering the 10th grade may participate in our Camper In Training (CIT) program which offers interested campers an opportunity to work besides our staff in a group our specialty area.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
We offer flexible scheduling from 3 - 8 weeks during the June 29, 2015 to August 21, 2015 camp season. Session dates and rates are posted on our website.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We are currently hiring college aged and adult staff members. If you are interested you can complete an application at Our Camp Website Link: www.northshoredaycamp.com.

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Camp Addisone Boyce
Tomkins Cove, NY

Visit Our Camp Addisone Boyce Website
rpollack[AT]girlscoutshh.org
Tomkins Cove, NY 10986

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
2 Great Oak Lane
Pleasantville, NY 10570

CAMPER AGES: 5 - 15

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Occasional overnight.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Girl Scouts.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, and more. Leadership, Nature.

CAMP LOCATION: Camp Addisone Boyce is located in Tomkins Cove in Rockland County, NY and is situated on 350 beautiful acres bordering the Harriman State Park System.

CAMP FACILITIES: Large swimming pool, outdoor fireplaces, arts & craft shelter, low-ropes course, archery, and lake for boating and fishing.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp Addisone Boyce (CAB) provides experiences that will build lasting relationships and memories. Embark on a journey that will guide you towards a greater sense of self-esteem, courage, confidence, and character. All camp programs are based on progression with additional challenges and age-appropriate experiences added to the program for each grade. Optional overnights are scheduled for girls in 4th-10th grade who are registered for a two-week session.

To keep the camp experience fresh and new, each session will offer new activities, skills, special events, and unique experiences. Each session's program includes all the traditional camp activities such as: daily swim lessons and free swims in the pool, arts and crafts, boating, hiking, cook-outs, camping skills, campfire sing-a-longs, games, environmental exploration, archery, and the ropes challenge course.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership program.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see our camp brochure for sessions, themes, dates, and fees at: Our Camp Website Link: www.girlscoutshh.org available Dec 18, 2015.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Camp Addisone Boyce offers many different positions on staff:
- Junior Counselor = 16 years of age
- Junior Lifeguard = 16 years of age
- Unit Counselor = 17 years of age plus
- Unit Leader = 18 years of age plus
- Lifeguard = 17 years of age plus
- Specialty Managers (Arts and Crafts, Fishing, Nature, Boating, Archery and Ropes) = 18 years of age plus 

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Camp Cherith of Western New York
Hunt , NY

Visit Our Camp Cherith of Western New York Website
585-468-3850 410-346-6177
info[AT]campcherithwny.org
9534 Short Tract Rd
Hunt , NY 14846

MOST RECENT UPDATE:
More than 6 months ago. Contact camp for the latest 2020 camp info.

CAMPER AGES: 7 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. overnight camp for 5 weeks, day camp for one week,3 weeks of girls only and 2 weeks of boy/girl parallel camp

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Swimming, and more. Campers In Leadership Training, Archery, NRA Rifle, Canoeing, Outdoor Adventure Camp

CAMP LOCATION: We are located 3 miles from Letchworth state park in Hunt, NY-45 minutes SW of Rochester NY and 1 hour SE of Buffalo, NY. We have over 100 beautiful acres of wooded and open fields, with a stream and pond on the property.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have a pool, pond for boating and fishing, horses and many skilled based activities, trails for hiking, 4 traditional cabins, 3 log cabins, 2 building with 3 living units in each. See website for more info.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our skill based activity programs helps campers to grow individually.

Campers can earn awards from Red cross swimming, NRA rifle, USA archery as well as a certificate in any activity area they choose. We have a broad range to cover many interests from crafts to creative arts to outdoor skills to target sport and horseback riding.

We have a one week outdoor adventure for girls-sleeping out in tents on our wooded property, cooking over the campfire while still being able to enjoy some activities in main camp.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Campers in Leadership training.

OTHER CAMP INFO: We are accredited by ACA and a member of CCCA. We are the camping ministry of Pioneer clubs. We have a low staff to camper ratio of 1:3 and every camper is important to us. We have small group Bible studies that are age appropriate and a campfire each evening.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Sessions are for one week or 2 weeks beginning on July 7 and ending August 10th 2013. A basic week long (6 nights) session is $295.

Please see full information on our website Our Camp Website Link: www.campcherithwny.org

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Camp Yomawha
New York, New York

Visit Our Camp Yomawha Website
212-569-6200
info[AT]ywashhts.org
54 Nagle Avenue
New York, New York 10040

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: graduating kindergarten-8th grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Day

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: We have a fully inclusive program with a dedicated special needs director and dedicated special needs staff.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Team Sports, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Located at the Henry Kaufmann campgrounds in Pearl River, NY, only 17 miles from the Y.

CAMP FACILITIES: Camp Yomawha features beautiful woodlands, a mountain stream, a lake for boating, private swimming pool, climbing wall, state-of-the-art playground and various athletic fields. In this country-like setting, campers ages 5 to 15 enjoy use of the swimming pool and private lockers dedicated to the Y, with instruction in the morning and free swim in the afternoon.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: We offer campers a wide variety of challenging, enjoyable and stimulating activities in a relaxed, non-competitive atmosphere. Activities include sports, arts & crafts, nature study, boating, climbing wall, hiking, music, drama, and more! Throughout the summer, camp is filled with entertainers and special days to add to the fun. Our expert activity specialists, fully trained counselors and professional supervisory staff are all there to ensure your child has a safe, nurturing and fun summer.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: The CIT Program at Camp Yomawha is a summer-long leadership training workshop where young adults will learn the importance of being strong leaders and positive role models. This program includes skill building trips outside of camp, hands-on work with younger campers and community service components. Being a part of this program is not just about building better counselors, it’s about building stronger leaders.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Financial aid is available.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Many different session options! See our website for more information.

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Merrick Woods
Merrick, NY

Visit Our Merrick Woods Website
(516) 483-7272
fun[AT]merrickwoods.com
1075 Merrick Ave.
Merrick, NY 11566

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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MOST RECENT UPDATE:
More than 6 months ago. Contact camp for the latest 2020 camp info.

CAMPER AGES: Ages 3 - 15

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Swimming, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Basketball, Team Sports, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Since 1956, generations of Long Island families have discovered a unique, beautifully landscaped and wooded oasis located in the heart of their suburban community. They find that the size is just right, large enough to offer a tremendous range of activities-small enough for their children to feel comfortable in a warm and friendly environment.

CAMP FACILITIES: Merrick Woods offers huge, sprawling ball fields and quaint, plenty of playgrounds, and rustic craft shops carved out of the woods. We also have three heated pools basking in the sunshine, and the shaded paths and coves where cool breezes provide comfort from the summer heat.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Merrick Woods offers a full range of activities. Swimming is the heart of a Merrick Woods summer. Our American Red Cross certified instructors make sure your child's swim experience is the best! Some of our athletics include baseball, basketball, tennis, volleyball, gymnastics, soccer, and gaga.

We have numerous arts and crafts as well as a challenge course, zip line, and elective activities for older campers. Our program also includes travel for some of our older campers.

5th and 6th graders in our Tween Explorer program travel twice a week and our Top Notch Teens (grades 7-9) travel each day. With a program that grows with your child, you'll see why your family grows up at Merrick Woods

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership program.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Camp 2013 runs from June 27 - August 22. Please see our website for session information. Click the "Forms and Resources" tab to see session options and fees on our application. You can even register online!

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Camp Hillcroft
Lagrangeville, New York

Visit Our Camp Hillcroft Website
845-223-5826
fun[AT]camphillcroft.com
1562 route 55
Lagrangeville, New York 12540

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 4 to 14

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Technology, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Basketball, Team Sports, and more.

Camp Hillcroft is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Lagrangeville New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Gymnastics, Swimming, Video/Filmmaking/Photography and more. Camp Hillcroft is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 4 to 14.
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CAMP LOCATION: Camp Hillcroft serves children pre-K through 9th grade in the rural eastern Dutchess County New York setting. Camp dropoff is 8:45am and pickup is at 4:30pm. Transportation is available upon request. Campers may attend for either 4 or 8 week sessions. Before and After care hours are available for a nominal fee.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have a lake, three swimming pools, large ball fields, a garden and a farm, a playground and separate courts for tennis, basketball, street hockey and volley ball. Our Outdoor Adventure program has special locations for climbing walls, obstacle/rope courses and zip lines. We have a series of individual workshops and studios for dance, music, theater, ceramics, wood, graphics, sculpture, photography, weaving and art.

These provide the opportunity for every child to discover the special satisfactions of creativity. There is a fully equipped indoor gymnastics center and a fencing shed. Special facilities feature excellent instruction in tennis and archery, fencing, track and field. There are also dormitories with bathrooms, where children store their belongings and change clothes. And, of course, there is a kitchen, dining rooms, and a well-equipped infirmary. If it rains, all our workshops, studios and covered facilities allow for continuing programs.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Since 1950, Hillcroft has been a caring and nurturing family-run camp where children "learn by doing". The name Hillcroft comes from "hill" or high location and "croft", the English word for "working farm". In directing Hillcroft, we strive to continue the perfect balance of our goal: personal growth, fostering independence and self esteem, and unlocking your child's potential for the love of learning.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership program.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
8 Weeks June 26- Aug 18 4 Weeks June 26 - July 21 4 Weeks July 24 - Aug 18

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Camp Yomawha of the YM&YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood
Pearl River, NY

Visit Our Camp Yomawha of the YM&YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood Website
212-569-6200
info[AT]ywashhts.org
667 Blauvelt Avenue
Pearl River, NY 10965

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
The YM&YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood
54 Nagle Ave.
New York, NY 10040

MOST RECENT UPDATE:
More than 6 months ago. Contact camp for the latest 2020 camp info.

CAMPER AGES: 5 - 15

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish. YM & YWHA

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Theater, Swimming, Soccer, Team Sports, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Located at the Henry Kaufmann campgrounds in Pearl River, NY, only 17 miles from the Y.

CAMP FACILITIES: Features beautiful woodlands, a mountain stream, a lake for boating, private swimming pool, climbing wall, state-of-the-art playground and various athletic fields.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: In this country-like setting, campers enjoy use of the swimming pool and private lockers dedicated to the Y, with instruction in the morning and free swim in the afternoon. There are also private playing fields and a multi-purpose shelter which allows us to creatively schedule other activities during hot or rainy weather.

We offer campers a wide variety of challenging, enjoyable and stimulating activities in a relaxed, non-competitive atmosphere. Activities include sports, arts & crafts, nature study, boating, climbing wall, hiking, music, drama, and more!

Throughout the summer, camp is filled with entertainers and special days to add to the fun. Our expert activity specialists, fully trained counselors and professional supervisory staff are all there to ensure your child has a safe, nurturing and fun summer.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Full Summer (option A) - 6/27-8/16
6 week (option B) - 6/27-8/2
6 week (option C) - 7/8-8/16
4 week (option D) - 6/27-7/19
4 week (option E) - 7/22-8/16
2 week (option F) - 6/27-7/5
2 week (option G) - 7/8-7/19
2 week (option H) - 7/22-8/2
2 week (option I) - 8/5-8/16

*No camp on Thursday July 4th

Fees based on grade and option selected. Please reference out website for more information on camp costs.

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Camp Lango 2017
Brookyn, New York

Visit Our Camp Lango 2017 Website
(917) 300-8789
admin[AT]langokidsnyc.com
93 3rd Avenue
Brookyn, New York 11217

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 2-8 years

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Weekdays: 9am-3pm; Early Drop Off (8:30am-9am) & Extended Care (3pm-5pm) Options Available

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Lango will return this summer for the sixth consecutive year to offer our one-of-a-kind immersion programs in Mandarin and Spanish. Children ages 2-8 are invited to join us for three months of exhilarating weekly themes, field trips, games, songs, crafts and so much more.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Academics, and more. Language & Culture

Camp Lango 2017 is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Brookyn New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Academics, Adventure and more. Camp Lango 2017 is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 2-8 years.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are located in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn, close to the Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center 2, 3, 4, 5, D, N and R subway stop.

CAMP FACILITIES: Two clean cozy colorful classrooms, stocked with age-appropriate learning toys, and easy access to several local parks.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp Lango—our signature summer program—combines all the fun of traditional summertime activities with all the rigor of a Spanish or Mandarin immersion language program. Lead by our talented teaching staff, students learn through a variety of creative exercises (e.g. dance, music, and crafts) and cultural excursions about the Spanish- or Mandarin-speaking world.

The target language is taught through fun and engaging weekly themes. This summer’s weekly themes include Super Heroes, Princes and Princesses, Summer Adventures, A Visit to China and A Visit to Spain. Our specially designed language camp curriculum is guaranteed to boost your child’s new language ability, preparing them for an ever-globalized world all while having crazy amounts of fun!

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: During the academic year, Lango offers immersion preschool programs, after-school and weekend classes, and toddler playgroups in Spanish and Mandarin.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Students will have the opportunity to participate in weekly field trips to local cultural institutions and landmarks. Last year's destinations included: the Metropolitan Museum, the Toy Museum of New York, Prospect Park, the High Line, Chinatown and the New York Chinese Cultural Center.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Exact dates for the 2017 season are yet to be determined. More information coming soon.

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Brant Lake Dance Camp
Brant Lake, NY

Visit Our Brant Lake Dance Camp Website
518-494-2406
Dance[AT]Brantlake.com
7586 State Route 8
Brant Lake, NY 12815

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
734 Franklin Ave, #2805
Garden City, NY 11530

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 9 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Specialty Dance resident 3 weeks

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Nut free

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Tennis, Weightloss, Team Sports, and more. Professional Dance Instruction In A Caring, Real Camp Experience. Many Camp Activities Available & Included, Waterfront, Arts & Crafts, Climbing Wall, Fitness, & Yoga.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located in the beautiful Adirondack mountains on a stunning freshwater lake, in North East NY State. We are four hours north of NYC and two hours south of Montreal, Canada. Attached to Brant Lake Camp for boys, we were founded by Sharon Gersten Luckman Director Emeritus of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our classes are taught in our three lovely professional dance studios. We have numerous fields for athletic activities. Girls live in 7 bunks with bathrooms and showers inside, two counselors in each bunk with 8-10 girls. Beautiful Adirondack style Lodge and clubhouse.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Look at our website and view the video, look at the pictures and see why Professional Dance Instruction and a real camp experience is the best way to spend you summer, at Our Camp Website Link: www.brantlakedancecamp.com. Three levels each of Ballet, Tap, HipHop, Contemporary and Jazz offered every class day. a student choreography program where girls can learn to choreograph their own pieces, teach them to their own dancers, run rehearsals and present them. Weekly day trips to local Adirondack attractions, co-ed evening activities offered, and plenty of performance opportunities.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Part of the Brant Lake Camp, Inc., over 100 years one family ownership and directorship.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
One session: June 23rd - July 16th, 2018. Tuition: $6,000, includes everything with the exception of transportation to and from camp and pocket money for extras on trips. See our beautiful website for more information at: Our Camp Website Link: www.brantlakedancecamp.com.

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Gate Hill Day Camp
Stony Point, New York

Visit Our Gate Hill Day Camp Website
845-947-3223
info[AT]gatehilldaycamp.com
750 Gate Hill Road
P.O. Box 592
Stony Point, New York 10980

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 3 - 15

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Horses/Equestrian, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Science, Academics, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Team Sports, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Connecting friends in Rockland, Westchester, Manhattan, Bergen & Orange Counties. Just 20 minutes from the TZ Bridge, 30 minute ride from the GWB.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our premier, state of the art facility offers 33 acres of outdoor adventure, authentic athletic fields and courts, an array of creative & performing art, and an aquatics center that includes a Splash Park and heated pool complex that's home to our proven learn-to-swim program.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Gate Hill offers a variety of programs. The Village is just the right size, for our 3-5 year olds with teams of Early Childhood instructors and facilities built specifically for them. Campers in our Explorers: Enrichment & Exploration Program, get to tailor a morning of science and arts enrichment workshops to their interests while still experiencing the fun of a traditional camp day.

A dedicated Teen Travel program offers a blend of amazing day and overnight trips, available for campers entering 7th grade and up. Our enthusiastic, caring staff, nurture campers to build friendships, try new things and develop as individuals.

Families are supported with door to door transportation, daily fresh towel service, nutritious & delicious hot lunch, complimentary weekly website photos, and ongoing parent communication via phone and 'Table Talk' emails. Gate Hill is a family experience. Expect to hear about your child's swim progress, new friendships and funny stories that will make you smile.

ACA accredited.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Our oldest campers, Entering 10th graders, learn valuable life, work and social skills as an L.I.T. - Leaders In Training.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Gate Hill Events-Gate Hill is an amazing venue to Host your exclusive event. Beautiful setting, exciting activities and individualized customer service.Up to 1,200 guests can comfortably explore our 33 acres of fresh facilities and well maintained grounds.

"Time To Celebrate" party packages- 2 Hrs to party at Gate Hill. Includes: Pizza and beverages for all guests, two activities: classic camp games, splash park, inflatables, arts & crafts to name a few., and surprise filled goody bags.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Thank you for your interest in Gate Hill Day Camp. Please contact us so that we can give you and your family the most accurate information. Please visit: Our Camp Website Link: gatehill.campintouch.com

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Atlantic Yachting's Summer Sailing Program for Kids
New York, NY

Visit Our Atlantic Yachting's Summer Sailing Program for Kids Website
212.518.4604
79th Street Boat Basin Marina
79th Street and the Hudson River
New York, NY 10024

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
PO Box 388 
New York, NY 10024

CAMPER AGES: 9 - 15

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Monday - Friday, 9AM- 3:30PM.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Sailing, and more.

Day Sailing Camp On The Upper West Side Of Manhattan.

CAMP LOCATION: We sail from the 79th Street Boat Basin Marina in Riverside Park on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. The Boat Basin, dubbed the "Recreational Boating Gateway of New York City," is the ideal location to experience New York City by water. Located in Riverside Park and just across from the famous Boat Basin Cafe, the docks overlook the gorgeous Hudson River.

The Boat Basin is easily reached by all public and private transportation. We gather on the NW corner of West 79th Street and Riverside Drive each morning at 9am and walk through Riverside Park down to the docks as a group. If an earlier drop off is needed this can be arranged in advance.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: At our New York City Summer Sailing Program for Kids, students learn teamwork, planning and responsibility in an exciting and challenging atmosphere while at the same time discovering one of the world's oldest and most rewarding sports. Kids ages 9-15 learn to trim sails, tie knots and man the helm aboard modern sailboats. Our sailing curriculum, combined with our team and self esteem building activities, help young sailors to build confidence, bolster self-reliance, and fulfill their inner potential and have tons of fun while doing it!

Please check out our Summer Sailing Program website at Our Camp Website Link: www.atlanticyachting.com and click on the link at the top entitled 'Kid's Camp'.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Check out our Kid's Camp page at Our Camp Website Link: www.atlanticyachting.com to find tuition rates, session dates, and a whole lot more!!

Tuition rates start at $1190 for one week of a session!

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Camp Kaufmann
Holmes, New York

Visit Our Camp Kaufmann Website
212-645-4000
81 Camp Rd
Holmes, New York 12531

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
43 West 23rd St.
6th Floor
New York, NY 10010

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 5-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Mom and Me Weekends

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Girl Scouts.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Science, Academics, Technology, and more. Archery, High & Low Ropes Course, Environmental Leadership Programs.

CAMP LOCATION: 70 miles north of NYC. 425 Wooded Acres.

CAMP FACILITIES: Swimming Pool, Frog Pond, Butterfly Garden, Greenhouse, Lake, Rowboarting, Fishing, High/Low ropes course, basketball court, archery range, seasonal and winterized accomodations that can sleep 300 during the summer at 100 during the winter.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Troop Camping
Troop leaders may take their girls camping for a weekend to Camp Kaufmann from September- May. Troop camping is a weekend event up to 72 hours in duration, planned and carried out by a troop at camp. The troop leaders reserve the housing and plan for meals and activities.

For any camping trip, the troop must have on certified first-aid and cpr certified adult for each group up to 44 campers. Each house or unit must have its own first aid/cpr certified adult. If you plan to use a fireplace, fire ring or seasonal unit, you need a camp certified adult (see training section). If you are staying in a lake house and do not plan on using a fire place or pit, then you will only need an adult who has taken the Overnight Adventures and Beyond training. Transportation is not provided for these weekends.

Outdoor Classrooms for Troop Camping
Troops can choose to enhance their experience by hiring one of our experienced counselors to run a specific activity for them. You will notice that there are different classrooms based on the season and they include different prices and lengths. New this year, we are introducing program patches for each of these classrooms. If this is your first time participating in these programs you will want to purchase a base patch for each of your girls. They are available at our camp trading post for $8.50 each. They will receive a free patch at the end of each of their outdoor classrooms, which can velcro onto the base patch!

“Do-It-Yourself” Programs in a Box for Troop Camping
Troops can choose to enhance their experience by renting a program in a box for the weekend. Each season features different boxes. These boxes include all of the programs you will need for the weekend including earned badges for the group.

Special Events
These events are open to all ages. We provide the troop with all of the activities, food and supplies for the weekend. The food and menu will be provided for each troop. The troop will prepare their meal and will be responsible for cleaning up after themselves. We always include a SWAP making station and actual swapping time, so girls can get to know girls from other troops during these weekends. Transportation is not provided for these events.

Girl-Only Weekends
This is an independent experience for older girls. Girls come without their leaders or moms and meet girls from other troops. The girls are provided everything including: programming, transportation, food, experienced counselors and more. Girls work towards specific badges and Journeys.

Day Trips
Girls can enjoy these trips with their moms or with their whole troop (sometimes even their families). These programs are great way for girls to enjoy camp for the first time! All of the programming, supplies and food are provided. Transportation is not.

Summer Weekends
Spend summer weekends swimming, fishing, boating, and having a great time. Come prepared to meet new people and have amazing experiences.

Mini Sleep-Away
If you’re between the ages of 9 and 17, come away with us to sleep-away camp where we’ll help you learn to climb a tree and build your confidence. Sleep-Away Adventure Camp offers girls the chance to experience a world of adventure and discovery. Girls will spend their days learning leadership skills, making friends, and sharing the excitement of going away with other girls.

Encampments
Camping events organized and operated by Troop Camp-certified adult volunteers from a geographic subdivision of the council (i.e. a borough or service unit) in which several troops participate. The program is planned and implemented by volunteers; some of the planning and scheduling may be done by the individual troops.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Counselor in Training and Teen Green Corp programs available.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Financial Aid available during the summer.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Family Fun Sundays during the summer!

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Available for rent all year long. We serve the Girl Scouts of Greater New York (5 boroughs)

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Year Long. Please see our website for complete details.

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French Woods Sports and Arts Center
Hancock, New York

Visit Our French Woods Sports and Arts Center Website
607-637-CAMP (2267)
844-834-CAMP (2267)

nigel[AT]fwsportsarts.com
info[AT]fwsportsarts.com
431 Chapel Hill Rd
Hancock, New York 13783

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
PO Box 640
Hancock, NY 13783

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CAMPER AGES: 12 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. 2-Week Sessions can be combined for 2, 4, 6, 8, or 10 weeks of camp

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: French Woods Sports and Arts Center uniquely designed elective program offers traditional and not-so-traditional activities in an environment which encourages creativity, individuality, and of course FUN! Campers choose all their activities based on their interests with plenty opportunities to try new things.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Science, Academics, Computers, Math, Technology, Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Team Sports, and more. Circus, Extreme Sports, Role Playing Games, Adventure Course, Magic, Communications, DJ, ESL & So Much More!

French Woods Sports and Arts Center is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Hancock New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Golf, Science, Baseball and more. French Woods Sports and Arts Center is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 12 - 17.
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CAMP LOCATION: Located on 200 pristine acres of open land and lush forest in the Catskill Mountains of New York, French Woods Sports and Arts Center is just 2.5 hours from New York City.

CAMP FACILITIES: French Woods Sports and Arts Center features outstanding modern facilities that include a spacious multilevel dining room, heated pool, gymnasium, gymnastics center, fitness center, technology/communications center, recording studio, large theater, dance studio, rock music center, immaculate sports fields, 4 tennis courts, indoor and outdoor volleyball court, indoor and outdoor basketball court, a baseball diamond, archery range, a private lake, equestrian stables, 14 studios for classes and activities, an open air circus area, an advanced medical center, and two large Dormitory buildings (bunks) housing multiple suites that sleep 8 to 10 campers and counselors with en suite bathrooms, plus 3 additional bunk buildings. All buildings are climate controlled with air-conditioning and heat.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: French Woods Sports and Arts Center provides the summer of a lifetime in a safe, supportive, supervised and age appropriate environment. Campers completely determine which activities they will participate in. Children are offered a wide range of activities that include sports, arts, technology, extreme sports, circus, rock music, electronic music, dance, water sports, DJ and radio, theater, communications, magic, cooking, role playing games, and equestrian. All that and more rolled up together into one incredible summer experience!

There are six activities per day, each one hour in length; three of these periods are called majors and three are called minors.

Majors are chosen at the beginning of each session and are maintained for two weeks. Minors are chosen daily at breakfast. This lets you concentrate on the things that interest you, while giving you the chance to try something new.

Empowering our campers to feel good about themselves and their accomplishments can increase motivation to try harder, try new activities, continues to build self-confidence, and achieve self-efficacy. The more you believe in your abilities, the more inclined you are to be motivated to attempt new things and become successful in those endeavors.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: CIT Program: Campers who are entering the 11th and 12th grades have the option of participating in our two level Counselor In Training program. A 4-week minimum session is required to be eligible for the CIT program. The CIT rate is the reduced rate of $1300 per week. Please contact us for more information on this program.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Our Facilities can be rented year round, call or email for info 607-637-2267 / info[AT]fwsportsarts.com

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
2020 Two-Week Sessions
Session 1: 6/7 - 6/21 $2925
Session 2: 6/21 - 7/5 $3500
Session 3: 7/5 - 7/19 $3500
Session 4: 7/19 - 8/2 $3500
Session 5: 8/2 - 8/16 $2925
Session 6: 8/16 - 8/23 $800 *1-week

Contact us for discounts on session combinations

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Staff for 2020 can apply online at Our Camp Website Link: fwsportsarts.campintouch.com

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Blue Dolphin Summer Camp
Ridgewood, NY

Visit Our Blue Dolphin Summer Camp Website
718-847-6470
info[AT]bluedolphincamp.com
P.O. Box 864056
Ridgewood, NY 11386

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 3 - 15

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Blue Dolphin Summer camp is a place where friends return each summer to rekindle the magic and spirit unique to Blue Dolphin Kids Ages 3-15.Many of our campers and staff tell us that Blue Dolphin feels like their home away from home. When staff and campers return, it is much like a family reunion where relationships pick up right where they left off. First time campers are welcomed and accepted into the group, much like a new family member.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Swimming, Volleyball, Science, Technology, Soccer, Tennis, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Team Sports, and more. Basketball, Soccer, Hockey, Lacrosse, Softball, Day Trips, Swimming, Tennis, Arts & Crafts Etc.

Blue Dolphin Summer Camp is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Ridgewood New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Baseball, Tennis, Volleyball and more. Blue Dolphin Summer Camp is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 3 - 15.
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CAMP LOCATION: Blue Dolphin Summer Camp has fun and excitement filled programs for children ages 3-15. Program hours are from 7:00am-6:00pm. Bus service available. Campers may enroll for 2-8 weeks, and they do not have to be consecutive weeks. Children enjoy sporting events, arts & crafts, games, swimming, amusement parks and exciting trips. Our Summer Camp consists of teachers and other professionals in the Educational field trained in CPR PRO & First Aid. We are licensed by the NYC Department of Health.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Campers at Blue Dolphin Summer Camp enjoy Arts & Crafts, Basketball, Soccer, other sports, field trips to Museums, Amusement Parks, Swimming, Bowling, Roller skating and more. Visit us at Our Camp Website Link: www.Bluedolphincamp.com for more information. Follow on Facebook at Our Camp Website Link: www.facebook.com

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: 1199 Childcare Fund
T.W.U.
A.C.S./A.C.D.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.Bluedolphincamp.com or contact us at 718-847-6470 for more information on how you can register your child, this camp season for an exciting summer experience.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
If you would like more information or are interested in joining our team, please visit Our Camp Website Link: bluedolphincamp.com

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Peconic Dunes 4-H Camp
Southold, New York

Visit Our Peconic Dunes 4-H Camp Website
(631) 852-8629
al2258[AT]cornell.edu
peconicdunes[AT]cornell.edu
6375 Soundview Ave
Southold, New York 11942

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Peconic Dunes 4-H Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 6-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Weekend Trips, Sailing, Counselor-In-Training Program

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): 4-H

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Sailing, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Science, Technology, Soccer, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Team Sports, and more. Adventure, Trail, Archery, Art & Design, Backcountry, Cooking, Backyard Games, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Canoe, ECO: Garden Science, ECO: Great Pond, ECO: Long Island Sound, ECO: Woodland/Wetland, Fishing, Kayak, Leadership, Music, Outdoor Skills, Photography, Snorkeling, Soccer, Theatre, Videography

CAMP LOCATION: We are located 90 miles east of Manhattan, on Long Island's North Fork. Peconic Dunes sits on 60 beautiful acres between the Long Island Sound and Great Pond, a 30-acre fresh water lake. Not many camps have one natural waterfront...we have two! There's also sand dunes, natural woods, and several species of flora and fauna that are globally rare (orchids, purple loose strife, hog nose snake, etc). Take a virtual tour here: Our Camp Website Link: www.facebook.com

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 14 rustic cabins and 2 large modern cabins, 1-mile of Long Island Sound beachfront, a 30-acre fresh water kettle lake, outdoor basketball court, beach volleyball court, soccer field, fishing dock, and lots of outdoor space for cooking, archery, exploring, singing and dancing, campfires, and more!

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Peconic Dunes 4-H Camp has been named the Dan's Papers Reader's Choice Best of the Best Long Island summer camps for the past 6 straight years. Our staff come from around the world, from Long Island to Australia, Poland, the United Kingdom, South Africa, and more. As a 4-H Camp our philosophy is simple, "learning by doing."

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: For information on our CIT program, please visit: Our Camp Website Link: ccesuffolk.org

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For complete info on dates and fees, go to our programs page: Our Camp Website Link: ccesuffolk.org

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
For summer jobs information please visit: Our Camp Website Link: ccesuffolk.org

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YMCA Camp Onyahsa
Dewittville, NY

Visit Our YMCA Camp Onyahsa Website
(800) 563-6115 716-664-2802 ext 238
office[AT]onyahsa.org
5411 East Lake Rd
Dewittville, NY 14728

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
Camp Onyahsa 101 East 4th St Jamestown, NY 14701

CAMPER AGES: 5 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Weekend camps and School year programs

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): YMCA

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Swimming, Soccer, Basketball, Football, Team Sports, and more. Teen Leadership

CAMP LOCATION: Established in 1898 and ACA accredited, Camp Onyahsa is a traditional lakefront camp that offers residential (week-long) sessions for youth ages 7-16, day camping (M-F) for youth ages 5-10, family outings, and year-round youth overnight camps.

CAMP FACILITIES: Onyahsa is a small camp, with approximately 90 overnight campers and 16 day campers per week. Campers reside in lodges, cabins, or tents depending on age. It is located directly on Lake Chautauqua and has 180 acres of land. The facilities are modern, and the main lodges are used year-round.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Celebrating its 119th summer in 2017, YMCA Camp Onyahsa offers great experience for youth, teens, families, and adults. Nestled in its own 180-acre wooded bay on Chautauqua Lake, Western New York, it offers organized summer residential and day camp sessions, off-site horseback riding, teen activities, leadership development, and much more. Traditional Camp: This program is designed for youth ages seven to fourteen and all activities are developmentally appropriate. Traditional Camp is the heart of our program, for here are made the special friendships and fond memories, which last a lifetime. It is recommended for both new and veteran campers.

Traditional Camp will be offered during all summer sessions. Campers who attend Traditional Camp will enjoy all the favorite daily activities such as Swimming, Boating, Arts, Sports, Nature, and campers' "Choice." Swimming activities include National YMCA instructional swimming and water safety classes.

Boating generally offers kayaking, sailing, wind surfing, skin diving, fishing, rowing, and canoeing. Arts includes activities such as camp crafts, painting, clay sculpture, drama, and other creative projects. Sports offers a wide range of athletic activities like Soccer, Basketball, Climbing Wall, Archery, Court Games, New Games, and many others. Nature includes Environmental Education and outdoor activities such as hiking, planting, outdoor cooking, conservation, and many others.

Horseback Riding Camp: In addition to Traditional Camp, each week will offer Horseback Riding Camp at a local equestrian center. Campers bunk with other campers in the general program, but focus on horseback riding, (see the annual schedule), for part of the day, thus they will miss some of the Traditional activities described above. This experience especially suits older and veteran campers.

Teen Camp: Each week's fourteen or fifteen year-old campers who are registered for Teen Camp will participate in and help to conduct their own more autonomous and exciting programs such as trip-camping, "extreme team", climbing, sailboat racing, and many other great activities. Teen campers will be able to exercise their independence and responsibility by helping to create their own less-routine programs. They will also complete a Camp project and assist with special events. Our mission is to promote excellence in youth development through quality camp programs that place a premium on participants; safety, health, and happiness in an active outdoor environment.

The Camp Staff is comprised of experienced teachers and college and high school students; many of whom were former Onyahsa campers. All of these highly committed and competent adults are carefully screened, chosen, and trained by the YMCA. The Camp Director has served in this role for over 20 years.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership program. Campers who are fifteen years old (by the start of camp), and who register for a two-week Leader in Training (LIT) session, will have a great time taking trips and participating in more mature projects, while also learning the responsibilities required of leadership. This experience is great for older teens who want both excitement and responsibility, and who are ready to handle more independence.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Scholarships are available for most local campers and limited out of state applicants. Applicants are encouraged to apply early as camerships are awarded on a first come, first serve basis.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Family camp.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Onyahsa holds weekend camps outs on the 3rd weekend of October through May. No weekend camp outs are held in June, July, August or September. Please contact office[AT]onyahsa.org for more information.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Onyahsa also provides programs throughout the school-year. Group use and rental opportunities are offered from September through early June, and charitable contributions for small or large gifts are always welcome. The camp was established in 1898, is accredited by the American Camp Association, and licensed by the NYS Department of Health. Please visit our site at Our Camp Website Link: www.onyahsa.org for more information or email office[AT]onyahsa.org

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Campers may register for more than one week. Each session runs from Sunday afternoon through Saturday morning, with a weekend program available for stay-overs. Sessions begin June 11 and run through August 12. Resident Camp tuition is $490/week. (Multi-session/sibling discounts are available). A Mini-Camp (ages 5-10) is offered August 6- 9. This program is $200. Day Camps run M-F from June 11 - August 12. The cost is $230/week, and multi-session/sibling discounts are available.

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YMCA of Greater Bergen County
New York Location(s)

Visit Our YMCA of Greater Bergen County Website
2014876600
mrichards[AT]ymcagbc.org
360 Main Street
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Sloatsburg, NY

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our YMCA of Greater Bergen County Video

CAMPER AGES: 5-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Transportation provided from the YMCA facility in Hackensack, NJ

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): YMCA. ACA.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: All of our ACA (American Camp Association) accredited summer camps are located on Lake Kanawauke, in the beautiful and scenic woods of Harriman State Park which provides a beautiful natural setting with access to hiking trails and a number of lakes. The camps are 45 minutes from Hackensack and campers are bused to camp from the YMCA.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Swimming, Volleyball, Academics, Soccer, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Team Sports, and more. Challenge Course, Rock Climbing, Ultimate Frisbee, Yoga

YMCA of Greater Bergen County is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Hackensack New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Basketball, Waterfront/Aquatics, Team Sports and more. YMCA of Greater Bergen County is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 5-16.
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CAMP LOCATION: All of our ACA (American Camp Association) accredited summer camps are located on Lake Kanawauke, in the beautiful and scenic woods of Harriman State Park which provides a beautiful natural setting with access to hiking trails and a number of lakes. The camps are 45 minutes from Hackensack and campers are bused to camp from the YMCA.

CAMP FACILITIES: Each camp has its own waterfront with a fleet of canoes, kayaks, rowboats, and paddle boats that offers a wide variety of waterfront activities. Athletic facilities include a blacktop area, 2 sports fields, an archery range, rock climbing wall (real rock!), and challenge course. For indoor activities, each camp has a recreation hall and an arts and crafts cabin.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our summer camps are accredited by the American Camp Association(ACA). What does this mean? It shows that we have undergone a thorough review of our operation to maintain accreditation. ACA camps must meet up to 300 standards for health, safety and program quality. These benchmarks are recognized as standards of the camp community. Accreditation is voluntary; our accreditation reflects our commitment to maintaining industry standards. For more information about ACA visit their website at: Our Camp Website Link: www.acacamps.org

With a variety of day camp programs for 5-16 yr olds and sleep-away camp programs for 8-17 yr olds, the YMCA truly offers something for everyone.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Please see our website: Our Camp Website Link: www.ymcagbc.org

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Please see our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.ymcagbc.org.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): For family camp info, please see our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.ymcagbc.org.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For complete info, please see our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.ymcagbc.org.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Hiring for Summer Camp 2018 has begun!  The YMCA of Greater Bergen County operates summer day and resident camps in Harriman State Park, NY every summer. For Day Camp employment enquiries contact Mary Sullivan, Day Camp Director at msullivan[AT]ymcagbc.org or 201-487-6600 x205. For Resident Camp employment enquiries contact Martin Richards, Resident Camp Director at mrichards[AT]ymcagbc.org or 201-487-6600 x220.

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On The Go Teen Travel Camp
Huntington Station, New York

Visit Our On The Go Teen Travel Camp Website
551-800-CAMP (2267)
onthegoteentravel[AT]gmail.com
Huntington Station, New York 11746

CAMPER AGES: 13-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Travel Camp, some day trips, some overnight trips

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: On The Go Teen Travel Camp provides a unique travel experience for teens, featuring local day trips as well as exciting overnight trips. We have two 3 week sessions available, as well as the entire 6 week session. Call of email for more info, spaces are very limited!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Travel, and more.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our unique program provides campers with a new experience everyday! Trips include camping and rafting, ziplining, theme parks, kayaking, water parks, horseback riding and much more! (for full calendar, see our website!) We love seeing campers try new things like rock climbing or conquering a fear of heights while their friends cheer them on on a zipline!

While our campers are off having the time of their lives, our camp parents experience the highest level of customer service available. Our Office Manager is available 24/7 for any questions or concerns and we have an EMT or RN on all trips. Our Camp Director staff have ten years of experience in the camp industry each and our camp counselor staff is thoroughly screened and trained. Each staff member is certified in CPR, First Aid, AED and Epi-Pen by a Red Cross certified instructor prior to the start of camp. We also make the camp experience seamless and easy by providing Camp Insurance as well as a medication service!

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): We also have family trips throughout the year!

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: We host several trips throughout the year, including ski trips, dude ranch trips, etc!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see the dates and rates page of our website for more information on pricing as well as discounts available!

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We are seeking an EMT or RN to travel with our camp program. Dates would be July 5-22 and August 1-19, with some day trips and some overnight trips. Please e-mail onthegoteentravel[AT]gmail.com for more information!

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Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp
Riverhead, NY

Visit Our Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp Website
516-433-7970 ext 11
lfg38[AT]cornell.edu
3186 Sound Ave
Riverhead, NY 11901

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
5 Old Jericho Tpke
Jericho, NY 11753

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 8 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): 4-H

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Welcome to the Dorothy P. Flint Nassau County 4-H Sleep-Away Camp.

DPF 4-H Camp is a 140 acre co-ed sleep-away camp for campers ages 8-16 Our camp is located on the majestic Long Island Sound in Riverhead, NY. Our camp is accredited by the American Camp Association and licensed and inspected by the Suffolk County Department of Health.

Being one of the oldest 4-H camps in the state, we are dedicated to ensuring your child’s safety and fun while offering high quality 4-H educational programs Including specialty programs such as High Ropes, Equestrian and
CIT. All in and environment that allows for personal growth in which diverse youth and adults reach their fullest potential as capable, competent, and caring citizens.

All this while "Creating Memories that will last a lifetime."

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Swimming, Volleyball, Science, Academics, Technology, Cheerleading, Soccer, Basketball, Football, Team Sports, and more.

Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Riverhead New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Swimming, Basketball, Theater and more. Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 8 - 16.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are located 60 miles for New York City in the Heart of Long Island. Please visit our web site for lots of camp photos and videos. On our web site look for the open house dates at the camp this spring.

CAMP FACILITIES: D.P.F 4-H Camp is 140 acre residential camp and working farm located on the majestic Long Island Sound.

Friendly atmosphere with Basketball, Volleyball and Tennis Courts. Performing arts stage and building, woods art studio and Home feel rustic cabins. Check out our Virtual Tour on our website.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our camp programs Archery, Arts& Crafts, cooking, dance, drama, a working farm, outdoor adventures, outdoor cooking, Magic, Sports and Recreation, Environmental sciences, rocketry, self defense, fishing, sewing, swimming.
Campers will gain confidence as they pursue success on our High Ropes Challenge Course. The 35 foot rock wall, zip lines, vertical playpen and platforms that allows campers to build success and confidence as they pursue each element. The Equestrian program is a half day, week long program of instruction and riding. It is a introduction for those who have never worked around horses or will complement any outside riding experience you have.
In-depth programs are super soccer, I Hear "Music", Counselor in training, Equestrian, and High Ropes climbing adventure. Our Camp is celebrating it 96th year and we are proudly the oldest 4-H Camp in New York State.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Counselor in Training (CIT) The DPF 4-H camp CIT program is designed for teens 16 years of age. You will needed to apply for this program with a CIT application. To get application please call 516-433-7970 ext 11

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Camperships are offered are for partial support toward one camp session and are based on family needs for Nassau County Residents. For an application, call 516-433-7970 ext 11. Deadline applies

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Every year we have Family camp weekend. Each year it is a different theme. The family can take part in the camp program or just use the camp as a place to stay and see the best of Long Island.

We also host an Alumni weekend for everyone to come join back in the fun from over 95 years of tradition.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: The camp is open for rental groups and school groups and organizations. We offer Environmental program, High and Low rope, nutrition program, farm and animal programs, Kayaking, horse back riding and Archery program.

We also have year round 4-H programs with a lot of fields to explore and grow in. Please contact the office with any additional questions.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Experience sleep-away camp while staying close to home.
We also offer Mini Camp For a shorter or sample experience of all the great things camp offers.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:

Campers get to attend for as little a 2 nights to the total 8 weeks of camp. Detailed camp dates available on our website. Our Camp Website Link: www.ccenassau.org

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Available Camp Jobs: Camp Counselors, Program Staff including Sports, Arts and Crafts, Dance, Horseback Riding, Nature and Farm. Lifeguards, Office Staff, RN's, Kitchen Staff, and Maintenance.

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Timber Lake West Camp
Roscoe, NY

Visit Our Timber Lake West Camp Website
516-656-4210 (winter) 845-439-4440 (summer)
justin[AT]camptlc.com
tours[AT]timberlakewest.com
76 Timberlake Rd
Roscoe, NY 12776

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Timber Lake West Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 7 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Overnight 4-week experience.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Swimming, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Team Sports, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Timber Lake West is a traditional, co-ed four-week summer camp. We power-pack eight weeks of fun into an exciting four-week experience for every one of our campers. Located in New York's Catskill Mountains, Timber Lake West is just over 2 hours northwest of New York City and 3 hours from Philadelphia. Set on a mountaintop, its 380 secluded acres features its own private spring-fed lake and an outstanding array of facilities.

CAMP FACILITIES: Campers live in 35 modern, paneled cabins called bunks. Each bunk is equipped with full bathrooms and storage space for each camper's belongings. Four regulation lighted Basketball Courts, Regulation Hockey Rink, Three regulation Baseball/Softball Fields, Regulation Lacrosse Field, Beach Volleyball Court, Two Volleyball Courts, Two heated swimming pools, Two Ga-Ga Courts, Social Hall, Gymnastics, Cooking, Dining Room, Planet West Canteen, Art Barn, Skate Park, Movie Theatre, Dance studio, Rock-climbing Wall/Ropes Course.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: At Timber Lake West, we foster the values of sharing, integrity, responsibility and respect in a friendly, safe and fun environment. Campers learn to value others by being valued themselves. They leave camp with memories that will last a lifetime. It is what Camp was always meant to be. At Timber Lake West, our commitment is to provide the highest level of service and excellence in the camping profession. Constantly innovating and moving forward, Timber Lake West's facilities, program and staff development are second to none. Our camps' mission is to teach children the skills of making and keeping friends, while building their self-esteem, self-confidence and resilience.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership program.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Session 1- Sunday June 29, 2014 -Friday July 25, 2014 Session 2 - Sunday July 27, 2014 - Wednesday August 20, 2014.

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Camp Jacobson
Old Westbury, New York

Visit Our Camp Jacobson Website
516-626-1094
campjacobson[AT]sjjcc.org
340 Wheatley Road
Old Westbury, New York 11568

CAMPER AGES: 3-13

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish. Camp Jacobson is a program of the Sid Jacobson JCC.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Jacobson is an exciting place where children flourish in a safe and nurturing environment built upon Jewish values and ideals. Our camp creates a supportive atmosphere that encourages each camper to feel brave, demonstrate empathy, be respectful, be adventurous, and exhibit excellent sportsmanship. Camp Jacobson is dedicated to providing a high quality summer camp experience that enables children to grow, feel self-confident, and establish long term friendships.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: We offer an inclusion program specific to our campers needs. Please call for more information.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Horses/Equestrian, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Technology, Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Team Sports, and more. Additional Sports: Lacrosse, Ninja Warrior Obstacle Course

Adventure: Low Ropes, Bungee, Rock Wall, Mini Zip Line, Go Karts

CAMP FACILITIES: Camp Jacobson is an accredited day camp (ACA) located on 15 acres on Long Island, NY. We have 3 outdoor heated swimming pools, outdoor basketball court, tennis court, mini golf course, several sports fields, archery, kitchen for camper cooking program, karaoke room, arts and crafts, and a brand new indoor Ninja Warrior obstacle course.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: We host after school programing for The Herricks and port Washington School Districts. We do have a need for After School Youth Program directors and general staff during the school year. For more information on immediate hiring please contact ou current Youth Programing Director, Lindsay Mauer at: lmauer[AT]sjjcc.org.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Camp Jacobson is an 8 week day camp that offers busing.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Interested in working as a camp counselor, activity specialist, group leader, or life guard? Please contact campjacobson[AT]sjjcc.org for more information.

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Child's Play NY
Brooklyn, New York

Visit Our Child's Play NY Website
(347) 759-6313
emily[AT]childsplayny.com
3 Brooklyn Locations!
232 Carroll Street
Brooklyn, New York 11231

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
81 Prospect Street Ste. 9017
Brooklyn, NY 11201

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 3 - 11

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Camp for ages 3-5, 4-6, and 7-11. Half-day and full-day in August.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Child's Play NY theater camps inspire courage, compassion and creativity! These week-long theater camps in Brooklyn for ages 3-11 are lauded by Time Out New York Kids as the best summer acting camps. Led by professional actors, kids are encouraged to flex their imaginative muscles and learn sophisticated theater technique too. Every Friday there is a show...Join us! Locations in Carroll Gardens (half day and full day), Fort Greene (half day), Brooklyn Heights (full day), Park Slope (full day) and Chelsea (full day).

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Fine Arts/Crafts, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, and more.

Child s Play NY is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Brooklyn New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Musical Theater, Theater, Music/Band and more. Child s Play NY is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 3 - 11.
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CAMP LOCATION: We have three locations in Brooklyn: Fort Greene, Carroll Gardens and Brooklyn Heights. Our studios for ages 3-6 are beautiful multi-room air-conditioned facilities that support dramatic play and creative theater. The older kids (ages 7-11) work in a college theater in our Brooklyn Heights location.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have a beautiful theater facility for older kids and also lovely studios for the pre-k set.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Adventures Series
193 Columbia Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231

Ages 3-5 in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn will include: Unicorns and Dragons, Blast Off, Superheroes on Stage and more! Campers explore creative movement, theater games, improvisation, song and literature in our theater camp. They are taught character-driven physicality and vocal techniques by professional actors and teachers. Play is at the heart of the camp, and the children’s intuitions and imaginations are encouraged at every step.

Mini Musicals
232 Carroll Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231 (full day!) and
138 South Oxford Street, Brooklyn, NY 11238

Ages 4-6 in Park Slope (at Berkeley Carroll School), in Fort Greene (at South Oxford Space), in Chelsea (at Avenues The World School) and in Carroll Gardens (at Cobble Hill Ballet on Court Street). Themes include Moana, The Big Top, Frozen, Jungle Book and more! We will “play” with the story, music and characters from classic folktales and work on songs that are appropriate for developing voices and exciting to perform. Creative movement combined with choreography gives the students an artistic physical outlet. Theater games and artwork surrounding the characters support the children’s understanding of how to create a character. Class culminates in a performance of our improvisations, songs and dances.

Players Series (full day)!
121 Pierrepont Street Brooklyn, NY 11201

Sessions for ages 7-11 in Brooklyn Heights will include: Adventures in Musical Theater, Mythology Players, Hogwarts School, and A Series of Unfortunate Camps. Kids learn how to create a character from a place of instinct and play. Depending on the session they also amass skills in singing, dance, speech, improvisation and taught by master teachers and performers at the top of their field.

Faculty:Student ratio is 1:4. All facilities are beautiful and air-conditioned.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Aid and scholarships are available on a case by case basis - email emily[AT]childsplayny.com to learn more.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Child's Play NY offers classes after school in Carroll Gardens and Brooklyn Heights year round.

OTHER CAMP INFO:
Adventure Series (ages 3-5): Unicorns and Dragons, Blast Off, Superheroes on Stage and more!
Mini Musicals (ages 4-6): Moana, Jungle Book, Frozen Adventures, The Big Top and more!
Players Series (ages 7-11) A Series of Unfortunate Camps, Hogwarts School, Mythology Players and Adventures in Musical Theater

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For full details visit our website at: Our Camp Website Link: childsplayny.com

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Pierce Country Day Camp
Roslyn, New York

Visit Our Pierce Country Day Camp Website
516.621.2211
info[AT]piercecamps.com
37 Mineola Avenue
Roslyn, New York 11576

CAMPER AGES: 3-13

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Musical Theater, Swimming, Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Team Sports, and more.

Our Program Is So Comprehensive That You Are Best Served By Viewing Our Web Site At: Our Camp Website Link: www.piercecamps.com.

Pierce Country Day Camp is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Roslyn New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Golf, Music/Band, Gymnastics and more. Pierce Country Day Camp is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 3-13.
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CAMP LOCATION: Pierce Country Day Camp was established by the Pierce family back in 1918, today Pierce is owned and directed by fourth generation family members. We are located on the beautiful north shore of Nassau County, approximatley 16 miles from NY City. Our incomparable facilities are state of the art. Open daily with "open house" camp tours on alternating weekends between 12 noon and 3 pm. No appointments are necessary.

See all that Pierce has to offer at: Our Camp Website Link: www.piercecamps.com.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our 27 acre campus is a childs paradise for FUN!
Maticulously maintained facilities include seven pools and a stunning water park that we call WATERWORLD. We enjoy a magnificent turf athletic stadium, multiple sport courts, program studios, soccer fields, baseball diamonds and much...much more!

Come see for yourself what makes Pierce the gold standard in day camping.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Pierce is so very proud of its outsanding staff!
They are a spirited group of experienced, mature, nurturing individuals that thrive in the camp environment. We place the highest priority on attracting, training and keeping the best staff on earth!

We offer the closest camper to staff ratios available, and work hard to insure that each and every camper who attends our summer programs walk away with a smile on their face and incresed athletic and social skill sets.
PIERCE...A place that smiles! :-)

OTHER CAMP INFO: The Pierce family also owns and directs an outstanding resident camp in the beautiful Lakes Region of southern New Hampshire... Pierce Camp Birchmont.

Additional insight and information on Birchmont can be found on line at: Our Camp Website Link: www.campbirchmont.com

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Sessions, Dates & Rates can be retrieved from our great web site at: Our Camp Website Link: www.piercecamps.com.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Looking to join an outstanding staff for the summer experience of your life?

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