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Winter & Winter Break Adventure Camps, Programs, Workshops, & Classes in New York are Starting in December, 2022

Many of our New York Adventure Camps offer Winter & Winter Break Adventure Programs, Activities, Workshops & Classes starting in December, 2022.

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 Winter & Winter Break dates, times and availability.

Winter & Winter Break 2023 Adventure Camp Open Houses & Reunions

Many of our Adventure Camps will be hosting Winter & Winter Break Reunions for their previous campers, and Winter & Winter Break 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 December, 2022.

Best New York Winter & Winter Break Adventure Day Camps Starting in December, 2022

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.

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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 Winter & Winter Break Adventure Camp Jobs

Searching for New York Adventure Camp Jobs? Many of our Best Adventure Camps are now listing their 2023 Winter & Winter Break 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 "Winter & Winter Break Employment Opportunities" pages.

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Winter & Winter Break 2023 COVID-19 Update, Please Read: Many Adventure camps may be changing their schedules and plans because of COVID-19. For the most current information, please contact each camp individually.

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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, Academics, 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.

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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: Gymnastics, Swimming, Science 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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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 2022 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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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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Camp Jeanne d'Arc
Merrill, New York

Visit Our Camp Jeanne d'Arc Website
Sandy Abbott, Director/Owner: 704-936-7459
randy[AT]campjeannedarc.com
info[AT]campjeannedarc.com
154 Gadway Road
Merrill, New York 12955

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
16946 Belle Isle Drive
Cornelius, NC 28031

CAMPER AGES: 7 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian. Weekly Catholic Mass, Bible Study and non-denominational services weekly.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp JDA is an authentic summer camp located in the Adirondack Mountains on Chateaugay Lake. Girls ages 7-16 from all over the world come to our camp for a fun summer adventure filled with friends, swimming, sailing, horseback riding, archery, riflery, hiking, camping out and lots more! Buses are available from the NY Metro area.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Dance, Swimming, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Basketball, Team Sports, and more.

Camp Jeanne d Arc is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Merrill New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Waterfront/Aquatics, Swimming, Team Sports and more. Camp Jeanne d Arc is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 7 - 16.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are located 50 miles North of Lake Placid, NY and 60 miles Southwest of Montreal, QC, Canada on 150 acres of beautiful fields and woods on Upper Chateaugay Lake. Please visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.campjeannedarc.com for a tour of our camp.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our campers enjoy our Swiss Chalet-style cabins with large screened in windows and indoor bathrooms, daily swims in crystal clear Chateaugay Lake, basketball courts, tennis courts, large fields for soccer and field hockey, and dining in the "Hearth."

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp Jeanne d’Arc offers a unique sleepaway summer camp experience where girls from around the world come together to form friendships, enjoy group living in a small camp community, get a little closer to nature, and challenge themselves in a host of activities. Our focus is on camp spirit and the talents that each camper, counselor and staff member brings to and shares with our camp group each summer. ACA certified

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership training programs every summer, please call for more information.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: 10% Alumnae Discount, 50% Active Military Discount, Payment plans, scholarships and other special circumstance discounts available by request.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see our website for dates and rates.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
At Jeanne d’Arc, being a camp counselor means more than just a summer job, you join a family of friends as soon as you walk through our gate. You will be given a unique opportunity to work with incredible people from the U.S. and around the world in a magnificent setting, the Adirondack Mountains.

More than 40 counselors and staff members assist the director in the day-to-day operations of the camp. The camper-counselor staff ratio averages 3:1. As a staff member, you will be entrusted with someone’s most important possession, their child. We look for counselors who exhibit the maturity necessary to succeed in this role.

Please go to the Staff page on our website for more information.

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Southwoods
Paradox, NY

Visit Our Southwoods Website
(914)214-8780 (518)532-7717
info[AT]southwoods.com
532 NYS Route 74
Paradox, NY 12858

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
PO Box 201 Granite Springs, NY 10527

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Southwoods Video

CAMPER AGES: 7 - 15

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Southwoods is a four week, co-ed, sleepaway camp located in the Adirondack Mountains of Upstate, New York. Situated on pristine, spring fed Paradox Lake, where the majestic mountains of the Adirondack Park slope to our water’s edge. Children feel safe to explore and grow in our interactive and exciting four week summer camp experience. They are immersed in a wonderful variety of outdoor, waterfront, arts and sports programs. Our cabins and activities are facilitated by a handpicked, mature and motivated staff who teach, inspire, comfort and foster life-long memories and friendships. Our unique combination of extreme fun, child-centered philosophy, and physical location set in the heart of the Adirondack Park, makes the Traditional Sleepaway Summer Camp Experience at Southwoods one not to be missed.

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

Southwoods is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Paradox New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Football, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Theater and more. Southwoods is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 7 - 15.
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CAMP LOCATION: Southwoods is just...4 hours North of New York City, 1 1/2 hours North of Albany, 2 hours South of Montreal. Located in the heart of the beautiful and picturesque Adirondack Mountains.

CAMP FACILITIES: 25 cabins,Indoor sports pavilion,3 Full size basketball courts, plus 1 Jr. court,Multi-purpose sports fields, Baseball field with 90/60 foot bases, Soccer field with 400 meter running track, Roller-hockey arena, 5 Tennis courts - clay courts, Gymnastics pavilion with spring floor, Indoor Theater, multi-channel mixing board and video, Arts and Crafts, Ceramics and, Woodworking facilities, 50 foot, 12 route climbing tower, 50 foot rappel tower, 10 Element high ropes course, 20 Element low ropes course, Zip Line, Giant Swing, 15 Mountain bikes and riding trails, Access to miles of hiking/walking trails, Beach lakefront swimming, 6 Ski Nautiques boats, Fishing boats, 10 Sunfish, 2 Feva sailboats, 16 Canoes, 15 Kayaks, Gaga Stadium.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Southwoods is the premier four-week summer camp in the country and is considered a community where children can grow, discover, build confidence and form lifelong friendships. We build our camp experiences around people. Southwoods is a recognized leader in the youth development field. Campers continue to take their invaluable summer camp experiences from Southwoods with them into adulthood. They then return as staff to help create those same experiences for the next generation of campers. Southwoods is an institution families trust!

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leader In Training program.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Reunion, Winter Weekends

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Session 1- Sunday June 26, 2016-Thursday July 21, 2016 $7,100 Session 2- Sunday July 24, 2016-Thursday August 18, 2016 $7,100 Please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.southwoods.com

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
General Counselor
Activity Specialists
Nurses
Please Contact Lauren at Lauren[AT]southwoods.com

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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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Luzerne Music Center
Lake Luzerne, NY

Visit Our Luzerne Music Center Website
518-696-2771
info[AT]luzernemusic.org
203 Lake Tour Rd.
PO Box 39
Lake Luzerne, NY 12846

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Luzerne Music Center Video

CAMPER AGES: 9 - 18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Located in New York's Adirondack Park, Luzerne Music Center is an international summer music camp for passionate instrumentalists ages 9-18. The program is focused around intensive music studies, small and large ensemble training, weekly private lessons, and performance opportunities balanced with recreational activities that promote social growth.

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

Luzerne Music Center is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Lake Luzerne New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Soccer, Basketball, Volleyball and more. Luzerne Music Center is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 9 - 18.
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CAMP LOCATION: Luzerne Music Center sits on a 20-acre wooded campus in the heart of New York's famed Adirondack Park, and overlooks picturesque Lake Luzerne. The campus is 1.4 miles off of Route 9N in the Town of Lake Luzerne, and can be easily reached by car via the Adirondack Northway (1-87), about 50 miles north of Albany.

CAMP FACILITIES: Students live in wooden cabins equipped with bunks, electricity, and limited storage space. Students are housed four to six per cabin (8:1; Counselor:Camper). The campus includes a charming performance lodge, outdoor Shed stage, practice building, and several rehearsal cabins and practice spaces. The campus includes a private lakefront natural sand beach with canoes, paddle boards, and kayaks. Indoor plumbing and modern shower and bathing facilities are adjacent to the cabins. Luzerne Music Center's grounds also include a softball field, full basketball court, volleyball court, dining hall, and administrative building.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Founded in 1980 by Philadelphia Orchestra cellist Bert Phillips and Steinway pianist Toby Blumenthal, Luzerne Music Center aims to provide world-class music instruction for passionate young people in a summer camp environment regardless of their financial circumstance. Musicians ages 9 to 18 come from all over the world to train at LMC's campus located in the foothills of New York’s Adirondack Park.

Since inception, LMC has maintained strong relations with musicians of the Philadelphia Orchestra and New York City Ballet. Both Junior and Senior session campers regularly visit the Saratoga Performing Arts Center to enjoy world-class performances by these ensembles, among others. Each August, LMC invites several Philadelphia Orchestra musicians to campus for a one-week residency, which includes a side-by-side orchestral reading, masterclasses, and sectionals.

At LMC, campers study music theory and rhythm, train in small and large ensembles, receive daily chamber music coaching, and weekly private lessons. Our campers perform on- and off-campus throughout the summer, and train in a nurturing environment balanced by hard work and enriching group activities.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Luzerne Music Center aims to provide world-class music instruction for passionate young people in a summer camp environment regardless of their financial circumstance.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.getacceptd.com to begin your application.

Deadlines:
January 1 (Early application submissions, Live Audition)
April 1 (Late application submissions, Video Audition)

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please visit, Our Camp Website Link: www.luzernemusic.org for all information.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Those individuals seeking seasonal summer counselor and leadership positions should contact Manager of Camp and Student Services, Emily Brown at ebrown[AT]luzernemusic.org.

Hiring:
Counselors

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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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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:
Watch Our Camp Chipinaw Video

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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Tanager Lodge
Merrill, New York

Visit Our Tanager Lodge Website
Summer: 518-425-3368
Off-Season: 607-339-0264

tanagerlodge[AT]gmail.com
85 Youngs Road
Merrill, New York 12955

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
1297 Ellis Hollow Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

CAMPER AGES: 7 to 14

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Tanager Lodge is a small and unique 4 week nature based camp experience for 46 girls and boys, ages 7 to 14, in the beautiful Adirondack Mountains of New York State. Far removed from technology, campers at Tanager immerse themselves in the natural world and develop skills in a wide range of fun and challenging outdoor activities. For details please visit our web site: Our Camp Website Link: www.tanagerlodge.com

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Swimming, and more. Rowing, Canoeing, Kayaking, Archery, Rock Climbing, Camping, Mountain Climbing, Wood Carving, Stone Carving, Wide Range Of Nature Crafts & Activities

CAMP LOCATION: We are located 6 hours drive north of New York City in New York State's Adirondack Park on over one hundred wild and beautiful acres on a pristine lake.

CAMP FACILITIES: Campers reach Tanager by a three mile motor boat ride and sleep in tents by the lake shore and eat on open porches. We spend most of our days outdoors, while also enjoying activities in well-kept buildings and leantos built in traditional Adirondack style.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Since 1925 Tanager Lodge has remained small and personal. With no road access or electricity and set apart from the technological world, the setting is ideal for fostering children's appreciation of nature and their connection to it. Life in Tanager's diverse, close-knit interdependent community gives campers and staff a special opportunity to be a valued part of something greater than themselves, which in turn encourages personal growth. The high camper to staff ratio (nearly 2:1) allows girls and boys to develop lifelong outdoor skills. The children achieve their individualized goals in a supportive, noncompetitive environment.

We invite qualified individuals to contact us about positions on staff.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: CIT positions available for 16-year-olds.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Limited tuition reductions.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For current dates and tuition for the 4 week camp, please visit our web site at Our Camp Website Link: www.tanagerlodge.com

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
If you're interested in learning more about counselor or CIT job positions, please feel welcome to email us at tanagerlodge[AT]gmail.com.

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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

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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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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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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:
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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: Wilderness/Nature, Music/Band, Waterfront/Aquatics 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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Campus Kids Minisink
Glen Spey, NY

Visit Our Campus Kids Minisink Website
888-621-2267
info[AT]campuskids.com
Glen Spey, NY 12737

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
School year contact information: Campus Kids Minisink PO Box 224 Bethel, CT 06801 888-621-2267

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 7 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Monday through Friday sleep-away camp

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Monday to Friday sleep-away camp, home on the weekends with the family. Daily choice program. Small, caring camp community. 2, 4, 6 & 8 weeks sessions, co-ed, ages 7 to 16. Great staff! Transportation provided from designated pickup areas in the NJ, NY, CT area. ACA accredited.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Science, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Team Sports, and more. High Ropes, Hiking, Nature Exploration, Individual & Team Sports, Lakefront.

Campus Kids Minisink is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Glen Spey New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Wilderness/Nature, Theater, Horses/Equestrian and more. Campus Kids Minisink is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 7 - 16.
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CAMP LOCATION: 80 miles from New York City, near Delaware river on NY, NJ, PA border. Beautiful 600 acre property with private 70 acre lake. Transportation provided from convenient pickup spots.

CAMP FACILITIES: Six camper villages with cabins, lake for boating & swimming, athletic fields, volleyball & basketball courts, archery range, high ropes course, water trampoline, program buildings for fine and performing arts, dining pavilion, hiking trails.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camper choose activities daily with the guidance of counselors. Small, caring camp community that appreciates the uniqueness of each camper. Please visit website for details. 2, 4, 6 or 8 week sessions. Transportation provided from designated locations in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Monday to Friday sleep-away camp and home on the weekends for family time!

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Two year CIT program campers entering 11 and 12 grades.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Flexible payment schedules are offered.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Camper weeks from June 27 to August 19, 2016. Please visit website for specific dates and tuition and lots of information and photos!

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Please visit the staff link on our website at:  Our Camp Website Link: www.campuskids.com.

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Science Adventure Kids
New York, New York

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646-374-1721
sarah[AT]scienceteachersarah.com
112 W 14th Street
Suite 3W Buzzer 5
New York, New York 10011

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
112 W 14th St
Suite 3W, Buzzer 5
New York, NY 10011

CAMPER AGES: K- 5th grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. 9- 3 on weekdays. Early drop off and Late pick up available by request for additional fees. Camp runs through the summer and most school vacations and days off.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, Science, Academics, Computers, Math, Technology, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Our camp is conveniently located on 14th Street between 6th and 7th Ave, accessible by many subway lines.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have a beautiful open classroom filled with tools, machines and models of science, always ready for our next hands on project or demonstration.

Our classroom is home to a growing array of intriguing specimens, including a large selection of giant geodes and crystals and an extensive children's science library.

Our shortwave cave is one of our most popular features that gives students a visual, tactile and experiential way to discover shortwave and ultraviolet light. This is a prime example of the effortless and fun way that our teaching philosophy encourages children's inquiry and unlimited potential for learning.

We have a riveting menagerie of animals that our friendly team shows you how to care for respectfully, learning about their unique features and their original habitats.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Although we are a science camp first, we incorporate so much from the world around us that it would be hard to say what we do not cover. Our amazing classroom hosts many hands on science tools, an animal menagerie, a short wave cave and our own outdoor space.

We spend a lot of time experimenting here. When we are not in the classroom we are taking field adventures in and around the city from urban farms to giant robots to vinyl pressing to behind the scenes ice cream shop. In a typical week we go on 3 field trips and have 2 in class days.

We are a hands on, project based program. We focus on doing, exploring, investigating and learning.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: We offer a Jr. Assistant program for pre teens. There is an interview process and the program is half price of our regular rate. Jr. Assistants are invited to participate in all activities and field trips as well as their assistant duties.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Science Adventure Kids offers camp during the summer, but also on most school vacations and days off.

Science Adventure Kids is run by Science Teacher Sarah who offer special events on specified weekends throughout the year, afterschool classes and birthday parties.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
We run camp all summer and most school vacations and days off.

Please see our website for a full calendar of events and brochures. Contact us for the most current fees and offerings at: Our Camp Website Link: www.scienceteachersarah.com, or call 646-374-1721.

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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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4-H Camp Bristol Hills
Canandaigua, New York

Visit Our 4-H Camp Bristol Hills Website
585-394-3977 ext 435
jah249[AT]cornell.edu
emm64[AT]cornell.edu
4437 Kear Road
Canandaigua, New York 14424

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
480 N. Main St
Canandaigua, NY 14424

CAMPER AGES: 5-15 years

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: All kids deserve a summer camp experience. 4-H Camp Bristol Hills has partnered with the Autism Center at Ontario ARC to bring this summer staple to children with Autism and other developmental disabilities. The collaboration gives children with special needs the support and opportunity to create lasting memories and build new friendships. Campers get to improve their social, communication and physical skills in an enjoyable and relaxed environment.

To begin the registration process and learn about scholarship opportunities: Contact JoEllen Meath, Central Intake Coordinator, at (585) 919-2118 or jmeath[AT]ontarioarc.org.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Science, Math, Technology, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Located approximately 25 miles south of Rochester, 10 miles southwest of Canandaigua in the heart of the Finger Lakes.

CAMP FACILITIES: Over 25 sleeping cabins, a large dining hall, Day Camp Cabin, huge swimming pool, and on-site infirmary all nestled on 125 acres of woods, fields, streams and ponds.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Accredited by the American Camp Association, 4-H Camp Bristol Hills runs a variety of Day and Overnight camping programs from youth from 5-15 years of age. Visit our website for full program descriptions of all of the programs available.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: (open to campers 15-16 years of age) Are you looking for a way to have a positive impact in your community? Are you thinking of a future career working with children? The Counselor in Training (CIT) program could be just the thing for you! Many of our counselors started out as CITs themselves.

This two-week program allows CITs to gain practical experience working with campers by assisting counselors during classes, afternoon recreational activities, evening programs, and in cabins. Not only will CITs get hands-on leadership experience, they will also attend workshops from Directors and other leaders at camp on a variety of topics such as behavior and risk management, interviewing tips and managing stress – to name a few.

CITs successfully completing the program will be considered for hire in 2016. CIT campers must attend two consecutive weeks. Housing and supervision is not available over the weekend, requiring CITs to return home.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Visit us online for more information about Camperships.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For a full schedule of camps, with fees, visit our website.

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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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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

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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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: Baseball, Soccer, Waterfront/Aquatics 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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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 2022 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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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: Adventure, Music/Band, Wilderness/Nature 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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Summit Camp & Travel
New York Location(s)

Visit Our Summit Camp & Travel Website
(973) 732-3230, (570) 253-4381
leahl[AT]summitcamp.com
info[AT]summitcamp.com
168 Duck Harbor Road
Honesdale, Pennsylvania 18341

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Weekend Programs in NY, NJ, CT, (NY Metro), DC, VA, (DC Metro Area), PA

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
322 Route 46 West Suite 210 Parsippany, NJ 07054

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 8-19

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Summer, Weekender, Teen Travel

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Our dining facilities are Kosher. We are accepting of all faiths. Summit is an ACA accredited program.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Summit Camp & Travel is an awesome experience for our kids to enjoy camp, teen travel, and weekend retreats in a supportive environment that 'gets' them. Our kids march to the beat of their own drum, and when those drums come together, they create what we call "The Magic on the Hill"!

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Summit Camp & Travel provides traditional recreational programs for youth aged 8-19 years with needs such as AD/HD, Asperger's/HFA, learning differences, and/or mild emotional challenges.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Volleyball, Science, Academics, Computers, Math, Technology, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Martial Arts, Football, Team Sports, and more. Trampolining, Nature Program/Small Farm/Gardening, Swim Instruction, "Glee" Choir & Dance Program, Independence (Executive Function/ Independent Living Skills) Course, Tribes Social Skills Program, Banana Boating, Activities In Daily Living (Cooking, Budgeting, Etc), Jewelry Making, Ceramics, Woodshop, Karate/Martial Arts, GAGA, Go-Karting, & Archery.

Summit Camp & Travel is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Honesdale New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Music/Band, Math, Academics and more. Summit Camp & Travel is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 8-19.
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CAMP LOCATION: Summit is located approximately 3 hours from New York City in the far Northeast corner of Pennsylvania (45 miles northeast of Scranton, PA), in the lovely rural setting of Honesdale, Pennsylvania.

CAMP FACILITIES: Summit has approx. 30 traditional wooden cabins with electric and private facilities in each cabin. Our main buildings include our newly refinished dining hall, air-conditioned recreational hall, our medical facility, and a newly built outdoor pavilion. Summit utilizes three A frame buildings for our arts programs, a wilderness treehouse with camp fire area for cookouts, newly resurfaced basketball/tennis courts, high/low ropes course with climbing wall, heated pool, private lake, nature fields with a farm area, martial arts dojo, go-kart track with 3 karts. Summit has a small amphitheatre adjacent to our lake, with a miraculous view of our beautiful setting where we enjoy swimming, canoeing, and riding our banana boats. Our camp resides on a gently rising hillside, thus providing us with the physical basis for our motto, "The Magic on the Hill."

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Summit Camp is a co-ed sleepaway camp for ages 8-19 years with issues of attention: AD/HD, HFA/Asperger’s Disorder, and/or learning differences. Using the frame of a traditional sleepaway camp, we create platforms of success where our campers can experience outcomes such as improved self-esteem, lasting friendships, and increased independence. This is accomplished through a well-orchestrated and expertly staffed backdrop to a largely traditional camp experience- guided challenges, waterfront, adventure course, and more. It is our goal and desire to take our campers from observing peer interactions to engaging in them, to learn and celebrate their own strengths and successes, and to feel a sense of belonging and shared community with those around them while they are with us.

Our Teen Travel program extends the Summit community to provide a safe yet exciting adventure to one of our many attractive national and international destination tours offering 14 day and 19 day excursions. Summit Weekenders provide a youth-group style social retreat for adolescents to have an oasis of independence, enjoyment, and success during the school year months. Regardless of the specific program, Summit provides an expertly staffed, highly structured, and truly fun experience for our youth, and has been doing so since 1969. Summit is accredited by the American Camp Association and takes pride in our long term commitment to and successes in working with special needs youth.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Our Transitions to Adult Living Skills program for youth aged 15-19 provides learning and vocational opportunities for our teens. We also have vocational programs for upper camp including, big brother/big sister, waiter/waitressing, working in a specialty area or as UL assistant, photography, and more. Our SUPER TEEN program focuses on building the executive function and daily living skills OUR kids needs to succeed as independently as possible.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Summit provides weekender programs in metropolitan areas throughout the country which run from Friday evening until Sunday mid-day that provide an oasis of social involvement for our youth. NY/NJ and DC/VA weekenders meet on a monthly basis.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Summit has the following resident summer staff in addition to our dual layer of counselors and specialists. • Team of senior directorship including a Master's of Education, licensed social worker, counseling psychologist, and school psychologist. • On site Physician and group of RN's for excellent medication management and treatment on site. • Head counselor who has been a proud member of the Summit community since 1983. We pride ourselves on our ongoing support and training of our staff and our phenomenal return rate of excellent seasonal staff who help us orchestrate and bring the magic to our youth year after year.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Ongoing information can be found on our website at: Our Camp Website Link: www.summitcamp.com
Travel Tours 2018: Southeast Theme Parks; San Francisco and Hawaii; Disney Alaskan Cruise

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We would love to hear from interested applicants! We are looking for staff 20+ years of age. Counselors have prior experience working with our populations and are looking for a unique opportunity to develop skills and experience in the best setting, with the best supervision, available!

Our specialty teams include waterfront, arts, performing arts, adventure, nature, science, computers, athletics, and go-karting.

We are looking for specialty teachers that have experience leading youth and instructing others in their given area.

Please contact Leah Love, MS, leahl[AT]summitcamp.com, with interest in working for us. You may have never considered a special needs camp program- but let us show you why working for us may be the summer of a lifetime!

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North Country Camps - Lincoln & Whippoorwill
Keeseville, NY

Visit Our North Country Camps - Lincoln & Whippoorwill Website
518 962 8871 (winter) 518-834-5152 (summer)
directors[AT]northcountrycamps.com
395 Frontage Road
Keeseville, NY 12944

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CAMPER AGES: 8 - 15

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Resident overnight.

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

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Swimming, Volleyball, Soccer, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, Team Sports, and more. Wilderness Trip Emphasis - Many Hiking, Canoe, & Sailing Trips In The Adirondack Mountains & Lakes In Addition To Our Extensive Activity Program In Camp. Ultimate Frisbee, Softball, Archery, Paddleboarding, Windsurfing, Kayaking, Canoeing In Addition To Activities Listed Above.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located on Augur Lake, in the beautiful Adirondack region of New York State. Camp Lincoln for boys, and Camp Whippoorwill for girls, have their own dining halls, waterfronts, ball fields, tennis courts, yet get together regularly for activities as well.

CAMP FACILITIES: Children live in wood-framed and screened cabins by age group, yet choose activities and wilderness trips individually. We have a wide range of activities in camp, and an extensive wilderness program - hiking, canoeing, kayaking, sailing throughout the Adirondack region.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: The North Country Camps - Camp Lincoln for Boys and Camp Whippoorwill for Girls - are adventurous and fun full-season resident camps located in the Adirondack region of NY State. We offer a program that emphasizes individual choice, and we offer a wide range of activities in camp including horseback riding, sailing, canoeing, swimming, windsurfing, kayaking, bicycling, soccer, baseball, softball, ultimate frisbee, volleyball, tennis, archery, art, drama, dance, and woodshop.

We also offer an extensive Wilderness Trip program. The trips -day trips, overnights, and 3, 4, 5 day trips - include hiking, backpacking, canoeing, bicycling, riding, and sailing. Campers live in cabin groups of five or six campers with one counselor. Overall camper:counselor ratio is 3:1. The majority of campers attend for the full 7 1/2 week season, and we also have a 5 week option. First-time campers may enroll for 3 weeks with the option to stay.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership training programs

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: The Chief's Campership Fund can be applied to for financial assistance.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see the parent page of our website for current information about dates and fees: Our Camp Website Link: www.northcountrycamps.com

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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:
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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: Wilderness/Nature, Dance, Weightloss 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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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

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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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: Math, Cheerleading, Football 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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Camp Cedarbrook in the Adirondacks
Corinth, New York

Visit Our Camp Cedarbrook in the Adirondacks Website
518-608-6800
rory[AT]campcedarbrook.net
office[AT]campcedarbrook.net
59 Davignon Road
Corinth, New York 12822

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
Our winter address:
Camp Cedarbrook
37 East Shore Road
Lake Hopatcong, NJ
07849

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CAMPER AGES: 7 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Residential camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Away from the distractions of everyday life, God uses the special community of Camp Cedarbrook in the Adirondacks to equip girls of all ages to lead God-centered lives. Set on its own private lake in the Adirondack Mountains, this non-denominational Christian camp for girls is a warm and accepting environment where girls make new friends, try new activities, explore the wonders of nature, and gain the spiritual grounding to become confident, godly women. The faith, friendships, and fun of Camp Cedarbrook—an experience that will last a lifetime.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Swimming, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Camp Cedarbrook is located in the beautiful Adirondacks of upstate New York. About four hours from NYC and one hour from Albany, Camp Cedarbrook is a convenient "home away from home.". Our spacious wooded property includes a private 45 acre lake and a vast network of hiking trails. To learn our camp history, visit out website at: Our Camp Website Link: www.campcedarbrook.net

CAMP FACILITIES: Our facilities bring a little rustic charm to the camping experience. We embrace our location in the Adirondacks, and cherish the beauty if the outdoors in all that we do. Our campers stay in cabins until grade 8 and in platform tents through high school. We have a fabulous lake for swimming, boating and enjoying our water trampoline and slide. Campers who want to try new activities can have a try at our 30 ft high rock wall, our trapeze, or our zip line.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: One of the greatest programs at Camp Cedarbrook is our wilderness adventure trips, where campers can hike or canoe the great spacious outdoors the Adirondacks have to offer. Our trip programs challenge girls to push the limits of their physical abilities and have a great time doing it. Girls in high school can also take part in our Leadership Education and Development (LEAD)program or our Camper in Leadership Training (CILT) program. Over a span of two summers, girls will learn to lead and guide young campers. The program is an opportunity for teens to learn responsibility, leadership and hard work.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership and Education Development (LEAD) and CILT (Campers in Leadership Training) are both a one summer leadership development program for high school girls. LEAD is first and for those wanting more training they can continue with CILT. There is an emphasis on supervised leadership training in a camp setting. It includes class sessions, Bible study, a wilderness trip, and lots of hands-on experience in leading girls. This program is for those interested in serving God and others through a leadership role.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We do offer scholarships for those that apply.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): We have parent daughter weekends that run in June for moms and daughters and for dads and daughters. These weekends allow girls to spend individual time with their Mom and Dad doing fun new things and learning to grow together in their spiritual walk with the Lord.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Our camp runs weekly programs, and campers can choose to stay one week or the whole summer! As a non-profit camp, our fee for a week of camp does not cover the full expense. The fee for one week of camp is $600. For more information on camp pricing visit Our Camp Website Link: www.campcedarbrook.net

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Counseling Positions:
We are always looking for counselors to add to our fabulous staff. The responsibilities include caring for the needs of and supervising campers in your cabin/tent and assigned activities. Report to the division director regularly. Assist camp director in other areas of camp organization as requested.

Health Service Director:
Responsibilities include caring for the physical needs of staff and campers and maintaining a clean and healthy medical facility. Report to the support staff team leader regularly. Assist camp director in other areas of camp organization as requested.

Health Service Assistant:
The responsibilities include working cooperatively with health service director in caring for the physical needs of staff and campers and maintaining a clean and healthy medical facility. Report to the health service director regularly. Assist camp director in other areas of camp organization as requested.

Maintenance Director:
Responsibility include working cooperatively with maintenance staff in all areas involving maintenance, repair, and improving the property, equipment and physical facilities of the camp.

Many other positions are available, including Food Service Manager, Maintenance Assistant and more.  If you are interested, please contact:
rory[AT]campcedarbrook.net 

Or apply online at our website Our Camp Website Link: www.campcedarbrook.net

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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

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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: Tennis, Baseball, Weightloss 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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Silver Lake Camp
Swan Lake, New York

Visit Our Silver Lake Camp Website
1-800-244-7462
info[AT]silverlakecamp.com
52 Silver Lake Red
Swan Lake, New York 12783

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
11939 NW 37th St.
Coral Springs, FL 33065

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 7-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Silver Lake is traditional co-ed Residential Summer Camps located in the Catskill Mountains of New York, 2 hours NW of NYC. Established in 2004, Silver Lake offers a wide variety of arts, sports, adventure, and water activities for campers interested in a 3 week, 4 week, or 7 week session. 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, Technology, Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Martial Arts, Football, Team Sports, and more. Magic, Archery, Circus, Mountain Boarding, Ropes Course, Skate Park, Waterskiing & Tubing, Cooking, Radio, Fencing, Hockey, & Lacrosse.

CAMP LOCATION: Silver Lake is located two hours NW of New York City in the beautiful Catskill Mountains. We are located in Swan Lake, NY.

CAMP FACILITIES: Silver Lake is a picturesque camp, situated on over 300 acres of rolling green hills with a 96-acre private lake. Since opening in 2004, we have been busy improving and upgrading all of our facilities. During that time we have built all new bunks and renovated our basketball, tennis, and volleyball courts. We have also expanded our facilities over the past few summers by adding a new soccer field, "Monster" baseball field, skate park, Pool, and brand new state of the art Gymnastics Facility.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Michael and Shari Baer, owners of Camp Chipinaw, established Silver Lake in 2004 as a session camp that allowed campers to attend for 3, 4, or 7 weeks. Silver Lake incorporates all of the traditions, activities, and spirit of Chipinaw… but does it twice each summer! Simply put, we want to provide campers with the opportunity to go to camp for a shorter amount of time and still get the "full camp" experience.

With state of the art facilities and over 50 activities to choose from, Silver Lake offers a warm family feel. Sports, Arts, Adventure, Digital Media, and Water Sports are just some of the many programs campers can choose from. Fly on our flying trapeze, flip into the foam pit in our newly built gymnastics center, horseback ride through one of our many trails, or waterski on our 96 acre lake, Silver Lake has something for everyone!

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
FIRST SESSION: Camp Begins Sunday, June 28th, 2020 Visiting Day Sunday, July 19th, 2018
Last Day Sunday, July 22nd, 2020
Cost: $8150

SECOND SESSION: Camp Begins Sunday, July 26th, 2020 Last Day Sunday, August 16th, 2020
Cost: $5950

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Camps Chipinaw & Silver Lake are looking for motivated students to join our staff for the 2018 summer season. We are looking for general counselors as well as specialty counselors in areas such as: sports, many different arts & crafts, lifeguards, boat drivers, digital arts, horseback, adventure, theatre, and many many more.

Spend two months in the beautiful Catskill Mountains of NY teaching and being a role model to campers between the ages of 7-16. Full room and board provided plus competitive salary.

Apply online at Our Camp Website Link: www.chipinaw.com or call us at 954-227-7700. Dates - 6/22/20 – 8/16/20

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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

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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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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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

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More than 6 months ago. Contact camp for the latest 2022 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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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:
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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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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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Woodmont Day Camp
New City, New York

Visit Our Woodmont Day Camp Website
845-638-0700
info[AT]woodmontdaycamp.com
420 Phillips Hill Road
New City, New York 10956

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CAMPER AGES: 3 - 15

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Woodmont Day Camp is a camp where each child will feel the warmth and comfort of home. Your child will experience a dynamic program in an environment fostering growth and independence.

The Camper Experience
The guiding principle of our program is to give each child the opportunity to enjoy a full range of activities designed for fun, participation and skill development.

Woodmont provides campers the opportunity to...
- Foster Friendships
- Gain Confidence & Independence
- Promote Leadership
- Enhance Athletic and Artistic Skills
- Learn From Positive Role Models
... in a safe and nurturing environment!

Please call us to learn more about camp and to schedule a private tour!

Transportation, Hot Lunch, and Towel Service is included.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Horses/Equestrian, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Swimming, Volleyball, Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Soccer, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, Football, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Our breath-taking waterfall welcomes you to our 50 acres of beautiful woodlands, streams, trails and open space. Woodmont offers campers an unforgettable camp experience in a country setting unrivaled in its natural surroundings. We are ideally located 1/4 of a mile from exit 11 on the Palisades Interstate Parkway, just 25 minutes from Manhattan, 20 minutes from Westchester and 15 minutes from Northern New Jersey.

CAMP FACILITIES: Woodmont's facilities include:
50 acres of Beautiful Woodlands, Streams, Trails and Open Space
5 Heated Swimming Pools
Lake for Boating and Fishing
Baseball and Soccer Fields, Basketball Courts, Volleyball and a Hockey Rink
Archery, Rocketry, Nature, Fencing, Go Karts
Zip-Line Canopy Tour
Tennis and Mini-Tennis Courts
Arts and Crafts with Jewelry, Ceramics, Cooking
Gymnastics, Drama, Dance, Music and Theater
Bonzai Ball and Ga-Ga Ball
Miniature Golf, LegoLand and Playground
Mountain Biking Trails
Splashpark
Animal Farm stocked with Sheep, Goats, Calves, Ducks, Bunnies, etc.
Ping-Pong Pavilion
Discovery Center

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Being a staff member at Woodmont is far more than a summer job; it's an unforgettable experience in beautiful surroundings and a rare opportunity to reach your full potential as you help others reach theirs. Woodmont is special. You will meet new friends and form bonds that last a lifetime. It is a place where a family feeling is encouraged and fulfilled.

Sending a child to camp is a tremendous act of faith by parents. At Woodmont, staff take that responsibility very seriously and maintain an environment that encourages both safety and health and reinforces a positive self-image. Staff aim to provide campers with opportunities for emotional and physical growth, encourage their natural abilities and instill in them the benefits of participating in a group. Our ultimate goal is to provide an enjoyable, exciting summer experience that motivates our campers to approach the future with courage, confidence and a feeling of self-worth.

Staff create a warm, family feeling at Woodmont in a number of ways. We encourage continuous skill development throughout the summer; stress personal development no matter what the inherent ability of a camper may be; and lastly, work to create an atmosphere of attention and care for the individual.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Counselor's in Training (CIT)

CIT's are campers entering 10th grade. CIT's have the opportunity to work with different age groups each week to experience different ages, activities and counselors. In addition, there are "hands-on experiences" to better prepare you for the role of being a counselor. These include team-building, discussion sessions from your experiences from the week, etc.

Upon completion of the CIT program, you will be eligible to work at Woodmont in some capacity which will be determined at the beginning of our hiring season. A weekly out of camp trip is also included in the program.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please refer to our website for complete information!

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SOAR
New York Location(s)

Visit Our SOAR Website
828-456-3435
admissions[AT]soarnc.org
226 SOAR Lane
Balsam, NC 28707

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Wyoming, North Carolina, Florida, New York, California

CAMPER AGES: 8 - 18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: SOAR offers high adventure summer camps for youth with ADHD and other Learning disabilities. Campers participate in exciting adventure activities such as rock climbing, horseback riding, SCUBA diving, llama treks, whitewater rafting, surfing, and much more!

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: SOAR serves youth and young adults diagnosed with ADHD and other Learning Disabilities

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, and more.

SOAR is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Balsam New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Wilderness/Nature, Sailing, Adventure and more. SOAR is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 8 - 18.
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CAMP LOCATION: SOAR has 5 main programming locations: North Carolina, Wyoming, Florida, Northern New York and California as well as several International options.

CAMP FACILITIES: SOAR has two major Base Camp facilities: one in Balsam North Carolina where we have rustic cabins, a dining pavilion, on site showers/bathrooms, high and low ropes course, as well as several gathering campfire locations. The other is in Dubois Wyoming, where we have similar amenities as above except, this base camp is a working horse ranch!

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Philosophy: SOAR believes all individuals identified with learning disabilities (LD) and attention deficit disorder (ADHD) possess inherent talents and gifts. These abilities can mean incredible success in adulthood once these students negotiate the challenging obstacles of childhood, adolescence, and a traditional education system, usually unable to respond to individual learning styles.

SOAR's programs are designed to allow students the opportunity to increase their independence while away from home. Independence is gained through self-motivation and life skills instruction. With this in mind, we involve our students in many decision making processes, such as setting individual goals, developing group guidelines, as well as trip and meal planning. Please view our website for further information at: Our Camp Website Link: www.soarnc.org or call our Admissions Office at 828-456-3435! Thanks, SOAR Admissions Team

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
We begin our summer in early June and run through late August Please see our website for program dates at Our Camp Website Link: www.soarnc.org

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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 2022 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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Adirondack Camp
Putnam Station, New York

Visit Our Adirondack Camp Website
518-547-8261
infor[AT]adirondackcamp.com
302 Warrick rd
Putnam Station, New York 12861

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 7-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Adirondack is an overnight summer camp for boys and girls. You’ll find us hidden away in the ancient New England bedrock of the Adirondack Mountains, surrounded by the crystal clear waters of world famous Lake George in upstate New York.

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

Water Sports
General Water Sports
Instructional Swimming
Recreational Swimming
Competitive Swimming
Canoeing
Fishing
Rowing
Water Skiing
Kayaking
Rafting
Snorkeling
Sailing
Water Polo

Outdoor Activities
General Outdoors
Mountaineering
Climb & Rappel
Backpacking
Hiking
Rock Climbing

Individual Sports
General Individual Sports
Archery
Fencing
Tennis

CAMP LOCATION: Adirondack sits, half-hidden, in a safe and powerful, deep forested place of astounding natural beauty surrounded on three sides by the crystal blue, drinkable waters of world famous Lake George.

ADK sits in the midst of the country’s most ancient mountain range in the Adirondack Park preserve, just a few hours’ drive from big city civilization (e.g., Boston, New York City, Philadelphia, Montreal) and a day’s flight from anywhere else around the globe.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 19 rustic open air cabins, dining hall, fencing pavilion, outdoor basketball courts, rustic amphitheater, and a pristine lake for swimming."

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: At ADK philosophy runs through every decision we make. We aspire to extraordinary things, in our traditional summer camp and in our campers, and that message is pervasive and contagious.

Simply put, a well-grounded philosophy will distinguish the great camp from a good camp. At our boys and girls camp we espouse a holistic approach to reduce the fragmentation that exists in young lives and empower our campers to be less busy, less formally structured, less overtly competitive, more committed to meaningful moments and attentive to the wonder that surrounds them.

Our objective is to present opportunities that build into a series of personal accomplishments that accumulate during the time they are with us. The goal is that they return from our summer camp for kids with bold hearts and strong character and that we will have made such a difference in their young lives.

And yet–conversely–despite our careful efforts and thoughtful organization, we strive to make all this “scaffolding” invisible. We know that beyond the incredible activities and instruction at our kids overnight camp, it’s the time in between that really matters. That it’s bunk life, mealtime goofiness, camping sleepovers and just luxuriating in the simple pleasures of summer–that imprint enduring memories. When our alums visit, our biggest complement is when they tell us that nothing’s changed.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Full Session June 28th - August 20th $11,200
Session One June 28th - July 25th $6,725
Session Two July 26th - August 20th 6,725

Two week sessions for first time campers age 7 -9 $4,150
6/28 - 7/11
7/12 - 7/25
7/26 - 8/8
8/9 - 8/20

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Open Job Positions:

Tennis Staff
Sailing Staff
Kayak Staff
Wilderness Trip Staff
Male Kitchen Staff

Please contact the camp for complete jobs info.

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Camp SAY - A Summer Camp for Young People Who Stutter
New York Location(s)

Visit Our Camp SAY - A Summer Camp for Young People Who Stutter Website
Winter Office: 646.403.3522
meg[AT]say.org
48 Pocono Springs Way
East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18302

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
SAY also offers a Confident Voices after-school & weekend arts program in the NYC Tri-state area, and Speech Therapy provided by a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist, in our NYC office and across the USA via teletherapy.

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
SAY: The Stuttering Association for the Young
247 West 37th Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10018

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Camp SAY - A Summer Camp for Young People Who Stutter Video

CAMPER AGES: 8-18

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. 2-week camp - July 30-August 13, 2018

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Camp SAY is an American Camp Association (ACA)-accredited camp program hosted at Camp Pocono Springs, and is a program of SAY: The Stuttering Associat

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp SAY is a life changing ACA-American Camp Accredited summer camp for kids & teens who stutter. We combine the highest-quality, traditional summer camp experience, with activities that empower young people who stutter, including: Arts & Crafts, Sports, Water Activities, Outdoor, Performing Arts and Communication & Skill-Building programs. Optional Speech Therapy is available & sliding scale tuition. Learn more at: CampSAY.org

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: We offer special programs that build confidence and communication skills for kids & teens who stutter, including performing arts, debate, improv, and more. If desired, Speech Therapy, is also available with individual and group sessions tailored for each child's communication goals. Learn more at: CampSAY.org

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, Technology, Soccer, Tennis, Basketball, Team Sports, and more. Broad Range Of Performing Arts Opportunities, As Well As Art & Crafts, Digital Storytelling, Improv, Debate, Optional Speech Therapy & So Much More.

Camp SAY - A Summer Camp for Young People Who Stutter is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in East Stroudsburg New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Volleyball, Wilderness/Nature, Theater and more. Camp SAY - A Summer Camp for Young People Who Stutter is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 8-18.
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CAMP LOCATION: Our 2-week American Camp Association (ACA)-accredited sleep-away camp, hosted at Pocono Springs Camp, a new, 60-acre, $8 million, state-of-the art camp facility located in the beautiful Pocono Mountains – just 75 miles from New York City and 100 miles from Philadelphia.

Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.CampSAY.org for added information and photos, and our camp videos at CampSay.org/parents.

This spectacular, private camp facility offers a variety of activities with several sports fields, a gorgeous private lake, a heated swimming pool and so much more. Take a virtual tour at: bit.ly/campsaytour

SAY also offers a Confident Voices after-school & weekend arts program in the NYC Tri-state area, and Speech Therapy provided by a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist who works exclusively with young people who stutter (ages 3-18), in our NYC office and across the US via teletherapy.

CAMP FACILITIES: This spectacular, private camp facility offers a variety of activities with several sports fields, a gorgeous private lake, a heated swimming pool and a broad range of recreational facilities, including:

Heated Pool
6 Basketball Courts
9 Tennis Courts
2 Soccer Fields
Lacrosse Field
Baseball & Softball Fields
Hockey Rink
Beach Volleyball Court
Archery Range
Dance Studio
Gymnastics Pavilion
Fitness Center
Zip Line
Challenge Course
Nature Trails
Fishing Pond
Arts & Crafts Studios
Ceramics Studio
Lake swimming, canoeing, kayaking & paddle boarding
Abundant outdoor field space for added team-building activities & athletics

Campers will enjoy new, spacious modern cabins, with attached showers and facilities.

Delicious, balanced meals are served in a 5,200 square foot Kitchen & Dining Hall, overlooking sparkling Reflection Lake, with large decks ideal for outdoor dining.

CampSAY.org

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: OUR PHILOSOPHY

Camp SAY was established with one goal in mind – to provide children who stutter with a highly immersive and accepting summer camp experience that builds self-confidence and helps children develop the vital communication skills they need to fully express themselves without fear, bullying or ridicule.

Complementing our wide range of exciting traditional camp activities, Camp SAY provides each child with unique experiences that challenge them in a safe way, creating a strong sense of achievement and helping them confidently navigate the unique issues that children who stutter face in the everyday world.

STAFF
The staff is dedicated to creating a safe and accepting environment where every child can find their beautiful and unique voice. Approximately 80% of children return to camp. Parents and campers tell us it’s our staff and unique approach that consistently exceed expectations, making Camp SAY such a rewarding and transformative experience.

We provide an excellent Staff-to-Camper Ratio: With Camp’s leadership team, camp counselors, specialized activities staff and more, our staff-to-camper ratio is 1 staff member for every 2-3 campers. In addition, each bunk is staffed at night with at least 2 counselors for an average of 6-10 campers.

Counselors complete a comprehensive training program to support the social, emotional and physical needs of all our campers. Staff development includes leadership training and extensive information about stuttering, camper health and safety, camp philosophy, policies and procedures and much more. Additionally, Specialized Activities Staff is carefully selected based on their skills and expertise.

ACTIVITIES:
Camp SAY offers an incredible range of activities, including:

Creative Arts
Arts & crafts – including painting, drawing, jewelry making, lanyard and tie-dye

Performing Arts
Dance, dramatic arts, creative writing, playwriting, pottery, singing & songwriting, video production and more.

Land Sports
Baseball, basketball (6 courts), kickball, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis (9 all-weather Courts), volleyball, Frisbee and more.

Waterfront Activities
Swimming in a lake and heated swimming pool, as well as canoeing, kayak course, paddleboats, swimming, waterslide, zip-line, and more.

Outdoor
Adventure programs feature hiking and nature walks, rock-climbing walls, campfires (for S’mores and stories), recycling and environmental programs, ropes courses and more.

This spectacular, private camp facility offers a variety of activities with several sports fields, a gorgeous private lake, a heated swimming pool and so much more.
Heated Pool
6 Basketball Courts
9 Tennis Courts
2 Soccer Fields
Lacrosse Field
Baseball & Softball Fields
Hockey Rink
Beach Volleyball Court
Archery Range
Dance Studio
Gymnastics Pavilion
Fitness Center
Zip Line
Challenge Course
Nature Trails
Fishing Pond
Arts & Crafts Studios
Ceramics Studio
Lake swimming, canoeing, kayaking & paddle boarding
Abundant outdoor field space for added team-building activities & athletics

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Tuition and travel are offered on a sliding scale basis so all children can attend Camp SAY. To date, no child has been turned away from Camp SAY due to a family's inability to pay.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Camp offers Family Day where families visit campers, and in addition to welcoming kids & teens who stutter, we also welcome siblings and friends (ages 8-18).

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Camp SAY is a program of The Stuttering Association for the Young, which also offers year-round Confident Voices after-school & weekend arts programs and Speech Therapy. Learn more at: Our Camp Website Link: www.SAY.org

OTHER CAMP INFO: Meals: Camp SAY provides a wonderfully balanced meal plan with great options that kids will enjoy. In addition to the delicious main meals, we provide tasty snacks at key times during the day. We can accommodate a broad range of food restrictions to ensure that your child’s experience at Camp SAY is truly memorable.

Talented Nursing Team: Your child’s safety and well being is our highest priority. Our camp is staffed by a full-time, on-site registered nurse who can properly dispense any family-provided medications and can access medical specialists as needed.

Traveling to Camp SAY: Campers come from all around the country and abroad. We work closely with families to make each child’s trip to Camp SAY as safe and enjoyable as possible. We schedule a chaperoned flight from the southeast to New York City. Children taking individual flights are welcomed at the gate by camp staff. Upon arrival at the airport, camp staff helps navigate baggage claim, arrange check-in for return flights, and board campers on the bus for a fun trip to Camp SAY.

Our Personalized Approach: In order to fully personalize your child’s camp experience, our team obtains detailed preferences in advance of camp from you and your child – from their activities to seemingly small yet important details. For example, children who have birthdays at Camp SAY are celebrated with a group birthday song and birthday cake.

Amazing Results: Children and teens leave Camp SAY with so many important benefits such as increased confidence, new friendships, greater independence and feeling better prepared to begin the new school year in a very positive way. It’s the reason that 80% of campers return year after year. We offer a comprehensive Parent’s Handbook, with detailed information in many areas such as what to pack and wear, meals and nutrition (our camp provides balanced, healthy and delicious meals and can accommodate special dietary restrictions), transportation, important contact information and so much more.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Our Camp SAY 2018 summer season is July 30-August 13

Camp Tuition is $3,175, and tuition and travel is offered on a sliding scale basis.

Please visit our website for complete details at: Our Camp Website Link: www.CampSAY.org

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Interested in becoming a Camp SAY counselor, please contact Meg[AT]SAY.org

Lear more at: Our Camp Website Link: www.CampSAY.org

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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

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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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: Soccer, Basketball, Science 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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Rocky Brook
Eastchester, NY

Visit Our Rocky Brook Website
mbsullivan[AT]girlscoutshh.org
119 Highland Ave
Eastchester, NY 10709

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

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: K-9th grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Girl Scouts.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Rocky Brook Day Camp is a place to explore, experiment, and experience while enjoying the benefits of an all-girl program. Every day at Rocky Brook will find you involved in traditional camp activities such as arts and crafts, games, sports, and nature. Each session will also go on several field trips.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Team Sports, and more. Girl Scouts, Leadership.

CAMP LOCATION: Rocky Brook Day Camp combines the best of both worlds - a shady island in an urban sea. Rocky Brook is one of Westchester's best-kept secrets.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our mission at Rocky Brook is to foster independence and leadership while providing a physically and socially safe environment for every girl. Our camp is a place to explore, experiment, and experience while enjoying the benefits of an all-girl program. Included in the fee are full days of stimulating activities, daily snacks and a camp t-shirt.Every day at Rocky Brook will find you involved in traditional camp activities such as arts and crafts, games, sports, and nature.

Every session will include exciting trips as well as boating, swimming and hiking. Trips and overnights vary by sessions and may include a hike on the Appalachian Trail or a trip to the Medieval Times. Special leadership overnights for girls in 4th grade and above. Rocky Brook is ACA-Accredited and all staff must participate in extensive training prior to the first day of camp.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: CIT program available for girls ages 15 and 16

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Camperships are available both full and partial. Applications can be found on our website. They are due March 15th, 2017.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see our camp brochure for themes, session, dates, and fees: Our Camp Website Link: www.girlscoutshh.org

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Mill Basin Day Camp
Brooklyn, NY

Visit Our Mill Basin Day Camp Website
718.251.6200
info[AT]millbasindaycamp.com
5945 Strickland Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11234

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 3 - 14

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Summer Day & Travel Camp

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Summers are for having fun. It's a time to spend with friends. To make memories and share experiences that last a lifetime. That's what Mill Basin Day Camp is all about. Mill Basin Day Camp is dedicated to providing an exciting and fulfilling camp experience for both children and their parents by providing fun, recreational, social and educational activities.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Musical Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Computers, Technology, Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Soccer, Basketball, Football, Team Sports, and more. Sports, Paddleball, Handball, Swimming, Volleyball, TV Production, Martial Arts, Candy Land Edible Creations Program, & Circus Program.

Mill Basin Day Camp is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Brooklyn New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Musical Theater, Waterfront/Aquatics, Technology and more. Mill Basin Day Camp is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 3 - 14.
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CAMP LOCATION: Located in the southern most section of Brooklyn, New York.

CAMP FACILITIES: Largest camp facilities in Brooklyn.

Activities and Facilities:
Outdoor Pool - 3 PoolSlides, Multi Media Center, Basketball Courts, Karaoke Studio, Arts & Crafts Studio, Volleyball Court, Handball Courts,2 Computer Labs, Video Game Room, Circus Program, Jungle Gym, Little Tykes Children’s Playground, Baking Center, 2 Giant Screen Theatres, 2 Dance Studios, Nintendo Wii Room!, Paddleball Courts, 3 Large Indoor multi-purpose Activity Rooms, Drama Stage Theatre, Candy Land Edible Creations Program, Private Locker Rooms, Private Parking

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Summers are for having fun. It's a time to spend with friends. To make memories and share experiences that last a lifetime. That's what Mill Basin Day Camp is all about. Mill Basin Day Camp is dedicated to providing an exciting and fulfilling camp experience for both children and their parents by providing fun, recreational, social and educational activities.

We have grown over the past 15 years to become the most popular summer day camp program for kids in the Brooklyn & Queens areas. At least that’s what the kids tell us.

Our staff consists of professionals, many of whom continue to work in child related fields throughout the year. Our directorial staff is comprised of licensed professionals with many years camp experience. All the group leader staff are trained in CPR and First Aid. Our Aquatics programs are staffed by certified and licensed personnel, as required by the NYC Department of Health and American Red Cross.

Safety is our highest priority at Mill Basin Day Camp. We equip our staff and facility with the latest and most modern safety and technological products in order to maintain constant contact and security both on and off the camp facility. Campers also receive Camp Gear which they use throughout the summer.

Our modern, fully air-conditioned facility offers a wide range of activities for children entering Pre-K thru 9th grade in the upcoming September scholastic year. There are Five (5) individual camp programs. Each camp has its own unique and innovative program that best suits the needs of the varying ages of our campers.

There is Pre-School Camp for kids entering Pre-K and Kindergarten. Adventures Camp is for kids entering grades 1 and 2, Stars Camp entering grades 3, 4 & 5.

For older campers there is Explorers Camp for kids going to grades 6 & 7 and they travel as part weeks doing alot of day trips. Finally, there is Teens Camp for teens going to grades 8 & 9 and they are a travel camp. Each group has various methods for integrating new campers into their groups.

Head Counselors are trained to make sure that all campers are introduced to the other campers and are made to feel part of the group in the first few minutes of the camp day. Directors are also at hand to help new campers make any adjustments that they may need.

The typical camp day begins with a first activity at 9:00 am. There are 3 periods in the morning, then lunch, 3 periods in the afternoon. Activities are both indoor and outdoor and are balanced accordingly. Pre-School dismissal times and activities are a bit different and will be explained at a pre-camp parents meeting for registered families.

We realize and understand the pressures facing today's working parents so we have designed a very flexible registration program. Changing your summer schedule by adding, subtracting or changing weeks is never a problem at any time. If summer school is a worry for you, our program is entirely refundable at any time prior to the first day of camp.

Families are always invited to come in for a personal tour of the facility and to discuss the camp program with you at length. It would be our pleasure having you.

Sincerely,
Jack Grosbard, Owner, Mill Basin Day Camp

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
June 29 - August 21, 2015

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Looking for Instructors in:
Baking
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Circus
Computers
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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:
11A Bridge 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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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: Adventure, Academics 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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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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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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West Hills Day Camp
Huntington, New York

Visit Our West Hills Day Camp Website
631-427-6700
info[AT]westhillscamp.com
21 Sweet Hollow Road
Huntington, New York 11743

CAMPER AGES: 3-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Daily 9am to 4pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Gersh Academy is a camp for children on the spectrum and is part of West Hills Day Camp.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Horses/Equestrian, Travel, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Computers, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Wrestling, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are on 18 acres of beautiful grounds.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: We have an amazing CIT program for children going into 8th grade through 10th

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Camp Starts from June 30 to August 22

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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:
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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 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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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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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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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: Basketball, Gymnastics, Horses/Equestrian 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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4-H Camp Shankitunk
Delhi, New York

Visit Our 4-H Camp Shankitunk Website
(607) 746-2004
(607) 865-6531

css19[AT]cornell.edu
2420 Arbor Hill Road
Delhi, New York 13753

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
34570 State Highway 10
Suite 2
Hamden, NY 13782

CAMPER AGES: 6-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): 4-H

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: 4-H Camp Shankitunk offers five fun weeks of the traditional camping experience in the Catskills for boys and girls ages 6-16. Make friends, take classes, or learn skills in the great outdoors.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Cornell Cooperative Extension is an equal opportunity, affirmative action educator and employer. We are inclusive and try to be as accommodating as we can; but don't have the staffing for one on one programming. Contact us directly to discuss your camper's needs.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Theater, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Swimming, Science, Technology, Soccer, Team Sports, and more. Rocketry, Archery, Drama, Fishing, Counselor In Training (CIT), & Much More!

4-H Camp Shankitunk is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Delhi New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Theater, Soccer, Science and more. 4-H Camp Shankitunk is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 6-16.
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CAMP LOCATION: Camp Shankitunk is located on 145 beautiful acres in the Catskills of upstate New York. We have been nestled in the woods of Delhi, NY since 1927.

CAMP FACILITIES: Campers attending Shankitunk for a week of summer fun will be assigned to one of our 15 rustic wooden cabins along the meadows edge. We have an outdoor swimming pool, low ropes course, basketball court, volleyball court, dining hall, craft hall, recreation pavilion, soccer field, archery range, Science Center, bathhouse with hot water and showers, maintenance shop, hiking trails, and river access for nature exploration.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: 4-H Camp Shankitunk is the oldest continuously operating 4-H camp in New York State. We first opened in 1927 as a vacation getaway for farm children in Delaware County, and have been providing a memorable experience for campers from all over the state and even other states ever since.

Our program has many rich traditions that have inspired grown campers to send their children back and even their grandchildren. Our chicken BBQ dinner, visit from the Delaware County Dairy Princess, closing candle ceremony, songs, class options, friendships, and flag salute are just a few. We hire a staff of approximately 40 each year, many of whom have been with us since they were old enough to attend Shankitunk themselves, but we love to welcome new faces into our camp family too. Imagine the fun you could have with us at Shankitunk this summer!

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Shankitunk does offer a CIT program for campers age 14 and older who are interested in becoming future counselors. Campers complete level one in team-building, level two in communication and self reflection, and then attend a two week program where they devote all of their class time the first week to becoming a counselor and spend the second week shadowing a counselor to apply what they have learned. For more details on our CIT Program, visit Our Camp Website Link: www.campshankitunk.org.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Camperships are available to all Delaware County 4-Hers and children who live on a Bonafide farm.

Additional camperships may be available to provide some assistance. Check with our main office (Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware County) at 607-865-6531 or your own county 4-H educators for more information.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Shankitunk hosts many other events for children and adults throughout the year, including a STEM Camp, A forestry weekend, a 4C adult camp, and is available for rental as well for field days, etc.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Camp Shankitunk sometimes hosts 4-H related events including Fun Day, annual meetings, a dog agility course, etc., but for the most part is closed outside of the summer camping season.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Shankitunk hosts many other events for children and adults throughout the year, including a STEM Camp, A forestry weekend, a 4C adult camp, and is available for rental as well as for field days, etc.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For the latest information about this years weeks and fees, please visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.campshankitunk.org or find us on facebook.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
We entertain applications yearly for waterfront staff, Nurses, Camp Cook, Kitchen Staff, Counselors, and other positions.  To download our application visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.campshankitunk.org, or contact Cathy Scofield at the CCE Delaware office at (607) 865-6531.

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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:
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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:
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Camp Walden - New York
Diamond Point, New York

Visit Our Camp Walden - New York Website
Winter Office (201-750-6767)
Summer Office (518-644-9441)

fun[AT]campwalden-ny.com
429 Trout Lake Rd.
Diamond Point, New York 12824

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CAMPER AGES: 8 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Walden is a co-ed, ACA accredited, residential summer camp in the Adirondack Mountains. We are located on more than 100 beautiful lakeside acres, just 10 miles from Lake George, NY. For over 75 years our campers have enjoyed a rich array of athletic, waterfront, adventure, and arts activities taught by highly experienced specialists all while forming lifelong friendships in a fun, exciting, and safe environment. We are known as a camp that takes great care of kids with the help of an exceptional staff. Our warm and caring family atmosphere makes first time campers feel as welcome as our returning campers. Join us for a lifetime of memories!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Horses/Equestrian, Sailing, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Theater, Swimming, Volleyball, Gymnastics, Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Team Sports, and more. Mountain Boarding, Cooking, High Ropes, Low Ropes, Fitness & CrossFit.

Camp Walden - New York is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in Diamond Point New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Volleyball, Golf, Dance and more. Camp Walden - New York is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 8 - 16.
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CAMP LOCATION: Camp Walden is ideally located on 100 beautiful acres in the heart of the Southern Adirondack Mountains, just 5 miles from Lake George, NY. Walden is approximately 3.5 hours from New York City and Boston, 2.5 hours from Montreal, Canada, and one hour from Albany, New York and The Albany International Airport.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our natural wooded setting, outstanding facilities, and breathtaking waterfront provide campers endless opportunities for outdoor fun.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Campers enjoy a balanced schedule that includes group periods and choice periods each day. During group periods, campers participate in group activities that ensure group bonding and a well-rounded summer. Choice periods provide campers a customized Walden experience, with more time and instruction in the activities they love most.

Walden also has many exciting special days that differ from our regular schedule! Our campers enjoy awesome trip days to places such as Six Flags amusement park. We also have many Special Event Days including Carnival, Big/Little Day, and Superbowl Sunday among many others. Walden campers additionally enjoy camp traditions such as Tribals in the first session and Color War during the second session. Both are four-day events with exciting activities to promote team building and camp spirit. Walden also offers optional mountain bike trips and guided hikes up local Adirondack peaks. Campers may also elect to participate in any number of tournament teams in which they compete against neighboring camps.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:

Full Summer Session: June 28th – Aug. 16th $11,075
First Session: June 28th – July 22nd $6,975
Second Session: July 23rd – Aug. 16th $6,975
CIT Program (Full Summer Only) June 28th – Aug. 16th $11,075
Two Week Session* July 23rd – Aug. 6th $4,975
*2 week session is for New Campers ONLY leaving 3rd grade and younger.

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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.

Visit Our Camp Website Link: thenatureplace.campintouch.com to apply online.

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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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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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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

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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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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

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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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The Caedmon School Discovery Camp
New York, New York

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(212) 879-2297
campdirector[AT]caedmonschool.org
416 East 80th Street
New York, New York 10075

CAMPER AGES: 2.8-12

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, The Caedmon School Discovery Camp is a travel based program dedicated to the discovery of the many wonders in and around the five boroughs of New York that make this an amazing and unique city.

Our facility is right in the middle of the greatest city in the world, and we take full advantage of the many attractions available to entice, engage, and expand the horizons of naturally curious children. From the top of Manhattan’s Empire State Building to the attractions of Coney Island, our groups will participate in age-appropriate trips and activities, guided by experienced Caedmon teachers and other talented specialists.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Travel, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Swimming, Science, Academics, Technology, Soccer, Tennis, Team Sports, and more. This Summer We Will Be Offering Academic Support To Campers & Families Who Wish To Receive Reading, Writing, Or Math Supports During The Camp Day.

The Caedmon School Discovery Camp is a Top Adventure Summer Camp located in New York New York offering many fun and educational Adventure and other activities, including: Dance, Technology, Academics and more. The Caedmon School Discovery Camp is a top Adventure Camp for ages: 2.8-12.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan on East 80th Street, between 1st Avenue and York Avenue.

CAMP FACILITIES: When campers are not on a trip, they will have a full complement of fun activities in Caedmon’s four-story building. Highly skilled counselors will guide them in swimming, arts and crafts, cooking, movement, music, science, tennis, and, of course, sports and games in the outdoor courtyard. The three youngest groups will also have waterplay 2–3 times per week.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Limited financial aid is available. A financial aid form from the camp must be filled out. This form is available on our camp website at Our Camp Website Link: www.caedmondiscoverycamp.org.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
June 29 - August 4, 2016. Weekly Sessions available. See website for more information at Our Camp Website Link: www.caedmondiscoverycamp.org.

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Camp Harbor
St. James, New York

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631-584-5555 x 132
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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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YMCA Camp Weona
Gainesville, New York

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716-565-6008
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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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Camp Ramah in the Berkshires
Wingdale, New York

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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.

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Camp Ramapo
Rhinebeck, NY

Visit Our Camp Ramapo Website
845-876-8403
office[AT]ramapoforchildren.org
101 Anchorage Trail
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
PO Box 266 
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

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CAMPER AGES: 6 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Residential

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Based on our 250-acre campus in Rhinebeck, New York, Camp Ramapo is a residential summer camp that serves children ages 6 to 16 who are affected by social, emotional, or learning challenges, including children affected by autism spectrum disorders. Camp Ramapo provides a traditional summer camp experience for children who have difficulty building and maintaining healthy relationships with peers and adults and who would struggle in a less supportive setting. The program is carefully structured to help children with special needs learn to live within a group, form healthy friendships, make good choices, develop self-confidence, and experience success.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Special Needs program.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Adventure, Waterfront/Aquatics, Wilderness/Nature, Horses/Equestrian, Fine Arts/Crafts, Dance, Music/Band, Theater, Swimming, Science, Academics, Computers, Technology, Soccer, Weightloss, Basketball, Baseball, Team Sports, and more. Special Needs.

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

CAMP FACILITIES: Outdoor cabins, pool, dining hall, playgrounds, pristine lake for swimming, boating and fishing.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: We offer swimming, team and individual sports, outdoor education, hiking and camping, a reading enrichment center, science discovery workshop, high and low ropes course, chess, arts, crafts, drama, dancing, canoeing, boating, kayaking and more!

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership program.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Scholarships are available on sliding scale basis. A Reduced Fee application required.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see our website for dates and rates.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Ramapo for Children offers college students a valuable and highly unique summer job experience through one of our programs: Camp Ramapo. Ramapo runs one of the few residential summer camps that specifically serves children with social, emotional, and learning challenges. At our camp, staff members believe that all children want to succeed, and embrace the challenges of working with special needs children. Many of our staff alumni describe their work at Ramapo as having been a formative experience, and have gone on to be teachers, psychologists, social workers, organization directors, and even founders of national service nonprofits.

Camp Ramapo has a one-to-one staff-to-camper ratio that not only helps children who need more supervision and support, but also provides staff members with the intensive, hands-on experience that they need to grow professionally.

Staff members receive the same state-of-the-art training that we provide to teachers and other youth-service professionals already working in the field. This training equips them with practical techniques to build positive relationships, create supportive environments for children with special needs, and grow to become leaders in the field.
Intensive, evidence-informed training on our Ramapo Approach, which is sought out by educators, school leaders, youth workers and caregivers around the world

Daily interaction with children who face varying degrees of social, emotional and learning challenges

A network of people within Ramapo for Children’s community, which includes year-round staff members, trainers, board members and counselor alumni, many of whom have gone on to pursue careers in education, social work and psychology

Free room and board on our 250-acre campus plus summer stipend and travel reimbursement

Up to six credits through an on-site college course, “Fieldwork in Special Education”

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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

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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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