NYMetroParents has the best listings for Westchester summer camps. It’s time to gear up for summer activities, and what better way to spend the season than at camp? Whether you choose traditional Westchester day camps, sleepaway camps or specialty camps designed to fit your needs, there is something for every camper in our Westchester County, NY Summer Camps directory. View our comprehensive Westchester camps guide below for camps offering specialized summer programs in sports, theater, music, fashion, academics, and more. There are plenty of Westchester camps to choose from throughout the county. Make NYMetroParents your summer camp authority for Westchester County, NY. Don’t forget to check out our great tips for having the best summer camp experience with this article!
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4DSPORTS BASEBALL ACADEMY
100 Buckshollow Road, Mahopac
4DSports is a premier sports facility for high-level, professional, and scientifically-backed baseball instruction in the area. The trained professionals at 4DSports, specialize in Youth Programs. Please call for more information about our unique After-School & Summer programs (instructional and fun), and our fully customizable birthday parties.
AQUATIC PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS
735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase
Held in our sparkling six-lane pool, the Purchase College aquatics program runs year-round and features children’s group lessons, parent and child classes, and specialty programs including adult lessons, lifeguarding, SCUBA certification, springboard diving, and private and semi-private lessons. All lessons are taught by certified American Red Cross instructors. Our summer session offers 1-week intensives, 2-week intensives, and morning or afternoon classes. Summer sessions run early June through mid-August. Register now!
BITS, BYTES & BOTS SUMMER CAMP
605 Millwood Road (Route 133), Mt. Kisco
We provide a mental playground for kids. Our activities include building and programming robots; designing computer video games; composing electronic music, making animated movies, creating photo comics, and computer programming. Our unique curriculum teaches engineering, logic, problem solving, and story-telling, along with technical skills. Our classes also promote team work, self-esteem, and confidence. The teachers are friendly, effective, and have been background-checked for children’s safety. Our program includes beginners and advanced classes for ages 6-14 years. Please visit our website bbbsummer.com for schedule and registration.
BOULDER BROOK EQUESTRIAN CENTER
291 Mamaroneck Road, Scarsdale
Boulder Brook Equestrian Center offers year-round private and group lessons to students of all ages and riding abilities, including the seasoned show competitor. Conveniently located just off exit 22 of the Hutchinson Parkway, Boulder Brook boasts the largest indoor ring in the area. In addition to summer camp, weekly vacation camps and adult camp are offered during the school year. Students are encouraged to participate in our bi-annual in-house horse show, and the facility is also available for birthday parties.
BOUNCEU - WESTCHESTER
150 Clearbrook Road, Elmsford
A little bit of exercise goes a long way! At BounceU of Westchester, kids flip for our unbelievably cool bounce stadiums. Imagine the ultimate children's playground experience in a safe, indoor setting. BounceU is also the perfect party place! Children love our famous inflatable parties which include paper goods, invitations, and dedicated Party Pros. Visit our website for a complete list of party packages, and to find out more about our camp programs and Open Bounce!
BRAIN BALANCE ACHIEVEMENT CENTER OF NORWALK
15 Cross St., Norwalk
Are you looking for a summer program to give your child a head start into the next school year? If so, our Brain Balance Program™ can help. We work with families affected by ADD, learning disabilities, Dyslexia, Tourette syndrome, and spectrum disorders. The program is entirely drug-free, and uses a winning combination of physical, nutritional, and cognitive activities to enhance your child's performance in the classroom and beyond. The Brain Balance Program forms effective neural pathways that improve attention and focus and academic performance, reduce negative behaviors, and improve social skills and interaction.
BROADWAY TRAINING CENTER
10 Washington Ave., Hastings-on-Hudson
At Broadway Training Center, our engaging instructors are working industry professionals. The Wiz: Summer Mainstage’s 5-week program for grades 4-12, is a focused experience culminating in a full-scale musical production. Our Young Actors Musical Theatre Workshop grades 3-7, Teen Intensive grades 8-12, and Teen Dance Intensive grades 8-12, are all excellent programs for tenacious, young performers and pre-professionals. Sprouting Stars grades 1-3 is a fun, 4-day workshop for our youngest members at the end of summer. Enrollment for The Wiz and Teen programs is by "Entrance Interview and Placement Audition."
4069 Pheasant Run, Mississauga, Ontario
CAMP KODIAK 4069 Pheasant Run Mississauga, Ontario Canada L5L 2C2 877-569-7595 www.campkodiak.com CAMP KODIAK is an integrated, non-competitive summer camp serving children & teens with & without LD, ADHD, NLD & Asperger Syndrome. We provide a social skills program, an academic program and over 50 sports and activities. Our cabin groups are small and our camper-to-staff ratio is 2-to-1. Our staff includes many professionals. Everyone is housed in comfortable lakefront cabins with electricity, full bathrooms and showers. We’re situated 2 ½ hours from Toronto on a 425 acre site with 2 ½ miles of waterfront. Complimentary airport service is provided.
THE CENTER FOR LITERACY ENRICHMENT AT PACE UNIVERSITY
78 N. Broadway, White Plains
The Center for Literacy Enrichment will hold the 41st year of its Summer Literacy Program, focusing on decoding skills, comprehension, language, literature, and writing skills, for students in grades K-12. The afternoon programs provide a variety of learning activities in a relaxed atmosphere. Certified professionals teach small classes of children in a caring, nurturing environment. The Center offers a 3-hour session from 9am-12pm, or a 6-hour session from 9am-3pm, from July 1–31.
CENTRAL PARK DANCE
450 Central Park Ave., Scarsdale
Central Park Dance has been offering over 150 classes a week, on all levels, for children and adults. In addition, Central Park Dance has a pre-school program, which is regarded as one of finest in the area, introducing dance for children as young as 2 years old, and the popular Fairytale Ballet. Central Park Dance Summer Camp has earned a reputation for being the most thorough and rewarding dance experience for students for over 30 years. For your convenience, Miss Talia’s Boutique is on-premises and is open late, seven days a week.
CLAY ART CENTER
40 Beech St., Port Chester
Clay Art Center is a non-profit organization offering clay classes for adults, children, and teens year-round. This summer, we are offering classes and camps for children of all ages. Five-day camp offerings include Clay at the Museum, Teen Wheel Boot Camp, Grow It!, To Infinity and Beyond, and more. Other offerings include 3-hour Parent-Child Workshops, held monthly. Individuals ages 16 and older are welcome to join our adult classes. In the classroom, aspiring young artists develop their imaginations and gain self-confidence while working in the transformational medium of clay.
Westchester Community College
75 Grasslands Road, Valhalla
Mark Twain Pool, Yonkers Montessori Academy
160 Woodlawn Ave., Yonkers
Come participate in USA Swimming with the Condors Swim Club and train with national-caliber swimmers and coaches. From learning the basics to competing at national competitions, the Condors have a place for swimmers of all skill levels, and are committed to providing the best coaching available. In 2012, the Condors had three Olympic Trial qualifiers and five qualifiers for the US Senior Nationals. We offer two state-of-the art swimming facility options in Westchester—Valhalla and Yonkers. Programming at our Westchester locations continues throughout the summer months. Please email or call for more details.
CRESTWOOD MUSIC EDUCATION CENTER
453 White Plains Road, Eastchester
Through the summer, in our new, beautifully renovated and expanded facility, we offer private music lessons for students of all ages and levels. Our world-class faculty gives instructions in piano, guitar, voice, string, woodwind, and brass instruments, as well as drums and percussion. We have outstanding programs in both Suzuki violin and piano, as well as jazz lessons with top artists in piano, guitar, bass, drum, and woodwind instruments. In addition, chamber music and jazz ensembles are available. Professional musical soirees are offered every weekend to the public. We rent and repair instruments.
DANCE CAVISE STUDIOS
273 Halstead Ave., Mamaroneck
"Camp Cavise" is for that child who loves to be on stage. Children study every aspect of the stage, including dance, voice, drama, set and costume design, script writing, and more. Campers participate in two original productions directed by Broadway veteran Joe Cavise, and see two Broadway productions. They enjoy barbecues, a Hawaiian luau, water balloon fights, ice cream prizes, and tons of games. Weekly campers are welcome. "Intensive" dance camp for advanced dancers is also offered. Call for session dates.
THE DANCE GALLERY
25 Main St., Tuckahoe
The Dance Gallery is a place to learn, grow, and have fun as a dancer. We pride ourselves on our teaching style, by which we will instill an appreciation of the arts, and the beauty and language of dance. Students will gain confidence in performing skills and build a love of dance that will continue through their teen years into adulthood. We offer three summer programs, Tiny Dancers, Young Dancers, and Dance Intensive. Visit our website at thedancegalleryny.com for registration information.
New locations in Bedford, Chappaqua, Larchmont, Purchase, Rye, Scarsdale, Tarrytown, & White Plains,
Enroll in March and save $30/week on summer day camp fun! Destination Science kids (ages 5-11) enjoy those “Aha!” moments! STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) learning is more important than ever before. In fact, it’s a national movement. Start your child’s journey this summer by heading toward Destination Science! 2013 Topics: The Ultimate Survival Zone, Wacky Mega-Bot Tech, Astronaut Adventure Camp, and Crazy Coaster Science & Sea-fari Park! Special Offer: Enroll in all four weeks and save $160! Offer ends April 1.
DICKER READING METHOD
75 Brook St., Scarsdale
Our ongoing and summer revolutionary reading program will teach any child to read, even children diagnosed as learning disabled, dyslexic, or with ADD or ADHD. Whether your child is reading above, below, or at grade level, they will accomplish 3-6 years of reading achievement in just one year. Parents will see immediate improvement in reading achievement, comprehension, and vocabulary development. Over 10,000 children from pre-school to 12th grade have accomplished these remarkable results. Your child's grades, confidence, and self-esteem will soar as they learn to love reading and school.
THE EARLY LEARNING CENTER AT FIELDHOME
2300 Catherine St., Cortlandt Manor
The Early Learning Center is a not-for-profit, open Monday - Friday from 6:30am-6:30pm. We operate on a corporate calendar, meaning we don't close during the summer or for snow days! The program offers a nurturing, educational environment in three small classes: Infants (6 weeks-18 months), Toddlers (18 months-3 years), and Pre-Schoolers (3-5 years). The children enjoy a wonderful intergenerational program with the residents of The Seabury, assisted living facility, and Field Home-Holy Comforter nursing/rehab center. Breakfast, lunch, and snacks are included.
EXTENSION PROGRAM OF THE FRENCH-AMERICAN SCHOOL OF NEW YORK (THE)
111 Larchmont Ave., Larchmont
145 New St., Mamaroneck
85 Palmer Ave., Scarsdale
The after-school programs of the French-American School of New York is offering a five-week French Immersion camp from June 24-July 26 for children in Nursery through Grade 5. Campers have the chance to learn or reinforce their French through a variety of activities, including art, crafts, music and dance, and a weekly field trip or workshop. For more information and to register, visit the website and click on after-school programs.
FASHION CAMP NYC
At the College for the Business of Fashion 12 E. 53rd St, New York
Come to Fashion Camp NYC for an intensive, 5-day, hands-on camp experience, taught by the experts, designers, and retailers you read about in your favorite glossy, and aspire to work with one day. Fashion Camp NYC explores the “business” of fashion, teaching teens, ages 12-18, how to turn their passions into lucrative professions. Our educators include fashion executives, designers, product developers, stylists, bloggers, and editors, touching on every aspect of this creative and colorful industry. All that’s missing is you! Visit our website for details!
FIN 2 SWIM
White Plains, NY
Can your child swim? I mean, REALLY swim? Has she had lessons for several summers but still won't put her head under water? Or, does he run and jump in without knowing how to save himself? Let us help you! One-on-one private lessons will have your child swimming independently from one side of the pool to the other in about six weeks. Don't miss this limited opportunity! Lessons are held in Bergen, Rockland, and Westchester, from mid-June through July. Call now to reserve your time slot.
FUSION ACADEMY & LEARNING CENTER
Fusion offers summer classes that fit your life. Our non-traditional, one-to-one learning environment provides the ideal solution for students who want to sharpen their academic skills or explore art and music–without sacrificing their summer freedom. In addition to tutoring, skill building, and test prep, each campus is also equipped with a state-of-the-art recording studio and a full mixed-media art studio. Students of all ages can take any of our more than 150 different academic, honors, and enrichment classes any time of day, and around vacation time in the summer. Learn more at fusionacademy.com.
FUTURE STARS SUMMER CAMPS
Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase,
Weekly sessions for ages 4-16, June-August. Campers can choose from 16 specialty day camp programs: tennis, soccer, basketball, baseball, lacrosse, football, multi-sports, field hockey, cheerleading, volleyball, circus arts, magic, softball, diving, academic, and little stars (ages 3½–5). Our staff is a highly trained team of professionals, and limited enrollment ensures they get to know each camper’s individual needs. Supervised swimming included; instructional swim for Little Stars. Lunch option; transportation available from Westchester; door-to-door transportation from Manhattan also available.
GRAND PRIX NEW YORK/SPINS BOWL
333 N. Bedford Road, Mt. Kisco
The Grand Prix New York Summer Camp is the only camp in the area where kids as young as age 7 can race wheel-to-wheel in real racing karts! Our 5-day Summer Camp programs are designed to build your kids’ confidence and leave them with real-life skills. Weather is no issue here, with our 120K-square-foot, indoor, climate-controlled facility. With a low student-to-instructor ratio, your children will receive the best training, and their safety will be assured with the best equipment in the industry. Space is limited so book with us today!
GRANDMASTER B. M. KIM'S TAE KWON DO
60 S. Broadway, White Plains
187 N. Main St., Port Chester 914-934-1861
969 N. Central Ave., Scarsdale
7 College Ave., Nanuet
Grandmaster B.M. Kim's Tae Kwon Do offers summer camp for 8 consecutive weeks. Our main focus is to provide children the best martial arts training, including other benefits as well. Activities such as Tae Kwon Do training, arts & crafts, flexibility training, meditation, reading, writing, and outside activities, will help children to be better everyday. Our masters and instructors are highly trained and certified in this discipline.
GREENBURGH NATURE CENTER
99 Dromore Road, Scarsdale
Come to the Greenburgh Nature Center (GNC) for Summer Fun with offerings ranging from summer camp and drop-in classes to special events, a new nature-themed playground, and a live animal museum. GNC camps and classes are great for all ages, from pre-school children up through 7th graders. Our 33-acre property includes a new playground, hiking trails, picnic areas, gardens, a pond, and a barnyard. Check our website for more information and camp details.
GYMCATS GYMNASTICS AND BIRTHDAY PARTY CENTER
1 Odell Plaza at Equalize Fitness, Yonkers
GymCats Summer Camp program offers quality instruction for boys and girls, ages 4½-12—beginner through advanced gymnastics, sports performance, tennis, arts and crafts, trips, games, and so much more. We have a low student-teacher ratio, campers are grouped by age, and we are fully air conditioned. Full, half, and extended days are available. Our program enriches children’s development by providing attitudes and skills that carry over to many of life's activities. Our goal is to provide a safe, fun, and fit camp experience.
HOUSE OF SPORTS WESTCHESTER
1 Elm St., Ardsley
For students looking to dramatically improve their on-court/on-field skills, House of Sports Basketball, Baseball, Lacrosse, and Performance Academies offer training camps throughout the summer months. Our full time, world-class coaching staff is committed to ensuring that your son/daughter has every opportunity to dramatically improve their game and reach the next level. Camps take place in our climate-controlled facility, as well as on outdoor fields. In addition, for younger athletes (Pre-K - 2nd grade) we offer multi-sport camp which is great exposure to a variety of sports in a positive and fun environment!
ID TECH CAMPS
Held at Adelphi, Pace, Columbia, Princeton & 60+ universities in 26 states,
Since 1999, over 150,000 students have immersed in hands-on learning to create iPhone and Android apps, video games, programs with C++ and Java, websites, movies, robots, and more. Beginner to advanced students ages 7-17 enroll in these fun and challenging, week-long, day, and overnight summer camps held at 60+ prestigious universities nationwide including Pace, Columbia, NYU, NYIT, Adelphi, Vassar, Princeton, Stanford, and others.
ID TEEN ACADEMIES - GAMING, PROGRAMMING & VISUAL ARTS
Held at Vassar, NYU, Princeton, Yale, Stanford & others nationwide,
Prove interests are more than hobbies and learn different aspects of video game creation, app development, programming, filmmaking, photography, and more at 2-week overnight programs, where ages 13-18 interact with industry professionals and discover potential careers. iD Gaming Academy, iD Programming Academy, and iD Visual Arts Academy (filmmaking and photography) are held at Vassar, NYU, Yale, Princeton, Stanford, and other universities. Students engage in personalized curriculum with a small group of peers (guaranteed 8:1 ratio) to optimize learning and social experiences. Accredited Continuing Education Units are available to help build a portfolio for college.
JCC OF MID-WESTCHESTER SUMMER ARTS CENTER (SAC)
999 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale
SAC is all about creative expression for children ages 7-13. With more than 60 offerings, SAC provides campers an opportunity to try a variety of classes and learn a wide range of skills. Each camper creates a custom schedule of four classes/day, and all classes are taught by professionals. Students may major in visual arts, dance, or theater, but are encouraged to also take courses outside their major. Campers may also choose to participate in supervised swimming classes, gymnastics, and teen fitness. For more information, contact Tobe Sevush, Director, SAC, 472-3300, x346, firstname.lastname@example.org.
JCC ON THE HUDSON
371 S. Broadway, Tarrytown
Whether your child is a first-time or a seasoned camper, he or she will enjoy a summer chock full of fun and friends at one of the JCC’s safe, nurturing day camps for kids ages 2-15 years. Campers play, explore, learn life skills, and create memories that last a lifetime. Theme days punctuate a memorable summer. The JCC also offers an inclusive day camp experience for children with mild to moderate developmental and learning disabilities. Specialty mini-camps provide the perfect end to summer. For information visit jcconthehudson.org or call 914-366-7898.
JUNGLE GYM MARTIAL ARTS - NEW ROC
10 Cottage Place, New Rochelle
Jungle Gym Martial Arts has an award-winning curriculum and progression design made just for you! Through teaching the fastest-growing self-defense art in an easy-to-learn and positive environment, we've helped hundreds of people just like you achieve all their martial arts goals. Focus, self discipline, fitness...no matter how you choose to enhance your life through martial arts, the Jungle Gym will lead you there. This summer, our Warrior Camp will pull out all the stops and share with your children the secrets of being their best!
1 Skyline Drive, Suite 298, Hawthorne
KidAbilities is a group of occupational, physical, and speech therapists dedicated to helping children develop physical, sensory, verbal, and social skills. Our unique approach includes cutting-edge treatment (NDT, Sensory Integration, listening therapies, PROMPT, eating therapy, sensory diets), conducted in state-of-the-art sensory gyms and treatment areas. Skills develop and positive self-images emerge while children have fun. KidAbilities is offering skill building groups starting this March: Play Partners is a social-skills group and ‘Write, On’ develops writing skills. Call for more information or to tour our beautiful facility.
LINGUA-GENIUS LANGUAGE STUDIOS
501 E. Boston Post Road, 2nd Fl., Mamaroneck
Our foreign language programs cater to children between the ages of 6 months and 14 years. Each program is grouped according to the language abilities of the new language learner. We give children the opportunity to progress and learn at their own pace, while simulating the language experience. All our programs are taught in the target language of Mandarin, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, or German. We offer mommy & me, daddy & me, formal and recreational programs, after-school chess, and private tutoring for children and adults.
MATHNASIUM OF SCARSDALE
747 White Plains Road, Scarsdale
Mathnasium of Scarsdale is excited to offer two great programs for Summer. First Steps, for Pre-K through Grade 1, helps prepare your child for a lifelong love of math through hands-on materials, songs, games, and activities which promote early mathematical thinking. Power Math Workout, for Grades 2-12, helps ease the “Summer brain drain” by keeping your student engaged with Mathnasium’s proven number-sense training materials. At Mathnasium, We Make Math Make Sense! To register please call the center directly at 914-725-MATH (6284).
MUSIC CONSERVATORY OF WESTCHESTER
216 Central Park Ave., White Plains
Join the Music Conservatory of Westchester for our exciting summer programs for students ages 6-18. From private and group instrumental and voice lessons to chamber music, chorus, music technology, and the visual arts, we’ve got something for everyone! MCW’s distinguished faculty direct high quality classical, jazz, and rock programs for students at all levels that develop musicianship, creativity, and teamwork in an enjoyable environment. Morning-, full-, and extended-day options are available.
Music Along the Sound
Over The Moon Music
Come experience Music Together®, the internationally acclaimed, research-based music and movement program (ages birth-5 years). For family classes and demos in Harrison, Larchmont, Mamaroneck, Pelham, Rye, Rye Brook, and Scarsdale, or for intergenerational classes in Mount Vernon, New Rochelle, Rye, and Rye Brook, call 914-630-4570 or visit musicalongsound.com to register. For family and big kids' (ages 5-7) classes and demos in Briarcliff, Chappaqua, Dobbs Ferry, Mount Kisco, Scarsdale, Tarrytown, and Tuckahoe, call 914-722-2025 or visit overthemoonmusicandmore.com.
MVP BASKETBALL CAMP
MVP Basketball Day Camp’s 19th season starts the week of June 24-28 in Bedford, then runs for 5 weeks in White Plains beginning July 1st. Programs for boys and girls of all abilities ages 6-16, include a Varsity Skills Academy for older, experienced players. Attend any one week that fits your schedule, or attend multiple weeks for discounted pricing. Our camp day is 9am-4pm with extended hours and early drop-off options. Your child deserves the very best! Call or sign up online. Last year many sessions closed out early.
NYU SUMMER PROGRAM FOR KIDS
At The College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle
A seven-week, evidence-based, therapeutic day program exclusively for children ages 7-11 with ADHD and behavior disorders. The focus of the program is to build self-esteem and help children develop attentional, organizational, and friendship skills. Clinical psychologists and qualified teachers supervise undergraduate and graduate-level counselors. There is a ratio of one staff member to every 1-2 children. The program is directed by Dr. Karen Fleiss, a nationally renowned clinical psychologist and expert in the treatment of children with ADHD. Enrollment is limited.
ONTRACK SPORT CENTER
29 S. Depot Plaza, Tarrytown
Rain or shine, cold or hot—no weather cancellations (indoor/outdoor). Located just south of the Tarrytown Train Station with easy access by rail, or via the Tappan Zee Bridge (I-87/I-287) corridor. Experienced coaches in soccer and baseball (ages 7-12). Contact Kevin Kaye, GM.
OUR VICTORY DAY CAMP
Aldersgate United Methodist Church
600 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry
Off Season: 203-329-3394
“A Special Camp for the Special Child.” Our Victory Day Camp, for children ages 5-13, is oriented towards children with learning challenges and/or attention difficulties who need a structured and supportive summer environment. Campers participate in a non-competitive camping program. Professional staff, a 3:1 camper-to-counselor ratio in each group, and a camp ratio of 2:1, provide for a high level of individualization. Goal: to create an opportunity for each camper to achieve success and create value, regardless of ability. July 1-Aug. 16.
PERFECT PITCH AND SWING BASEBALL CAMP
The Perfect Pitch and Swing Baseball Camp provides children, ages 8-12, with training that uses unique and innovative methods, combining traditional baseball skills with disciplines from other sports. Drills, hitting, throwing/pitching and fielding instruction, and games. Conducted at V.E. Macy Park in Ardsley, in 7 sessions, 8:30am-3:30pm. Register online at westchestergov.com/parks or call 914-231-4673 for brochure and application.
THE PLAY GROUP THEATRE
One N. Broadway, White Plains
The Play Group Theatre® (PGT) is Westchester's theatre for children and teens, ages 4-17. PGT camp programs include 1-, 3-, and 6-week options for MainStage, Teen Conservatory (14-17), Young Actors' Ensemble (11-13), PGT Kids (7-10), and Little Theatre (4-6). Visit our website for information on our spring and summer programs, registering now! Through classes, performances, a full summer program, and an outreach program, PGT strives to develop students' artistry, self-esteem, communication skills, and love for the theater. PGT offers professional-quality training and productions in a nurturing, supportive, one-of-a-kind family atmosphere.
PRE-SCHOOL READING PROGRAM BY THE DICKER READING METHOD
75 Brook St., Scarsdale
Your 3-, 4-, or 5-year-old child will learn 15 to 30 words in their first session. Then they will learn to read their first book fluently. Every two months, your preschooler or kindergartner will achieve one year of reading enrichment. Their self-esteem will soar as they develop a love for reading and school. It’s easy, fun, and life's most exciting game.
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PURCHASE COLLEGE SUMMER YOUTH AND PRECOLLEGE PROGRAMS IN THE ARTS
735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase
At Purchase College, we encourage the artistic development of children and teenagers through our youth and pre-college programs (grades 1-12). We offer programs in creative writing, photography, filmmaking, theater, Shakespeare, jazz, songwriting, visual arts, comic drawing, architecture, chess, video game and app creation, and choral/vocal programs. Two- and four-week full-day sessions during July 1-August 9. Early drop-off and extended hours are available.
SENSORY STEPPING STONES
83 S. Bedford Road, Suite 201, Mt. Kisco
Sensory Stepping Stones is an intensive, drug-free, therapeutic clinic with a focus on improving sensory processing skills and developmental learning abilities to meet the needs of children ages 3 through adult. We offer a Comprehensive Assessment to determine the specific areas that require intervention, and develop individualized, holistic programs to enhance mental, physical, and functional performance for all individuals. We provide a variety of both traditional and innovative treatment programs, in the hopes of creating opportunities for individuals and families to reach their full potential.
1600 Harrison Ave., Suite 105, Mamaroneck
As seen on CNN, Sociable Kidz® offers a summer program providing social skills groups for children ages 4-15. The groups are taught by trained teachers after camp hours on Tuesdays or Saturdays. The small groups ensure that your child receives individualized attention including sharing, turn-taking, play skills with Legos, anti-bullying techniques, etc. using hands-on activities, games, role playing, and social stories. We also offer expressive art and conversational table tennis classes.
SPORTIME HARBOR ISLAND TENNIS CLUB
The All-New SPORTIME Lake Isle Tennis Club
at the Lake Isle Country Club in Eastchester
SPORTIME’s Tennis and Multi-Sport summer camp is designed for youngsters who want to focus their camp days on playing and learning tennis. Every camp day includes at least 3-1/2 hours of tennis, an hour of field sports, 45 minutes of cool-down, and swimming at Harbor Island’s beautiful beach and spray park. Campers learn and perfect proper tennis technique, participate in competitive drills and games, learn match play and strategies, and receive individualized attention – all in a fun, safe, nurturing environment.
STUDIO B DANCE CENTER
281 White Plains Road, Eastchester
Studio B offers a large selection of classes and camps for boys and girls ages 2 and up. Along with hip-hop, creative-movement, ballet, tap, contemporary, modern, and pointe, their brand new Angelina Ballerina Dance Academy (Westchester's only and official) is creating quite a buzz with parents of young ballerinas. Whichever program you choose, their energetic and nurturing staff make classes fun and educational. Their flexible summer programs allow parents to register by the day or by the week, which makes it easy for families to plan ahead or play it by ear.
SUMMER FARM DAYS & SUMMER GARDEN DAYS AT GREEN MEADOW
307 Hungry Hollow Road, Chestnut Ridge
Farm, field, forest, garden! Children ages 4-7 years can experience summer fun on the farm or in the garden beginning June 24. Children will care for lambs and calves, bake bread, garden, make ice cream, enjoy water play, nature crafts, storytelling, and more. Four 1-week programs available. Half day: 8:30am-1pm. Full day: 8:30am-3pm. Spaces fill very quickly.
SUMMER KIDS COLLEGE AT WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE EXTENSION CENTERS
Mt. Vernon 914-606-7200
White Plains 914-606-7500
The Summer Kids College at Westchester Community College Extension Centers-connect to the perfect summer experience for your child or teen! Westchester Community College offers affordable summer learning opportunities for children and teens with specific interests in the arts, science, computers, and culinary arts. All programs are offered in convenient locations using state-of-the-art equipment, and our caring instructors create a learning environment that is stimulating and fun. Contact us for more information on the exciting programs we offer, and plan to register for your child's enriching summer experience at Westchester Community College.
WESTCHESTER COUNTY ECOLOGY CAMPS
Children and teens explore ponds and streams, practice survival skills, learn coastal ecology, and enhance their leadership skills, while learning to appreciate and protect the natural environment. The program is conducted in 1-, 2-, and 3-week sessions, July 8-August 16 at Westchester County-owned nature preserves. Call the County Parks Department for a brochure with an application, or apply online at westchestergov.com/parks. Online registration begins Tuesday, February 12.
WESTCHESTER JEWISH CTR RELIGIOUS SCHOOL
Rockland Av, Mamaroneck
Our philosophy is to provide a warm, nurturing and child-centered environment for our Mommy & Me, 2-, 3-, 4-, and 5-year-olds, in which children can make friends, be active in the fresh air, and enjoy the summer under the supervision of caring adults. Our groups are small so that we can provide appropriate attention to each child. Our professional staff is selected for their educational background, early childhood training, teaching experience, and for their sensitivity to the individual needs of the young child.
WESTCHESTER SKATING ACADEMY (WSA)
91 Fairview Park Drive (Route 9A), Elmsford
Early summer MINI Camp, for children preschool to age 8. Weekly Camp, June 10-28 and August 19-30. Not just skating! Daily activities also include Arts & Crafts, Lego Building, Mad Science, etc. Ten-week Figure Skating Camp program starts June 24, with World- and Olympic-team coaches. Nine-week Hockey Camp program starts July 1, and develops boys and girls into well-rounded hockey players. All levels, and includes on- and off-ice activities/training.
WESTCHESTER SUMMER MUSIC CENTER
County Center in White Plains, White Plains
Youngsters entering grades 3-12 can learn to play a musical instrument, study music theory, perform in ensembles, and participate in recreational activities at the Westchester Summer Music Center in the Westchester County Center in White Plains. The program, conducted by professional musicians and instructors, will be held Monday, July 1 through Friday, August 9, weekdays from 9am-12:30pm, and is sponsored by the Westchester County Parks Department. Call or visit our web site at westchestergov.com/parks for a brochure and an application.
WHIMSIES DOLLHOUSE SHOP
18 Lewis St., Greenwich
Whimsies' Workshop is a great learning and challenging experience for anyone ages 10 to 110. Learn to assemble, paint, shingle, electrify, wallpaper, and install lighting, flooring, and trim in a six-room, back-open, beautiful Whimsies' heirloom-quality dollhouse. Click on "Registration Form" to register online at whimsiesdollhouse/registration_form or call for more details! 203-629-8024.
See Section 1 for Day Camps
See Section 3 for Sleepaway Camps and Camper Outings