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Are you looking for a Summer Day Camp, Sleep-away Camp, or Summer Program? Do you need a camp for your Special Needs child? Find programs for preschoolers, grade-schoolers, or tweens & teens, with a variety of specialized summer focus-fun: sports, stem, coding, arts and more.

Manhattan | Brooklyn | Queens | Bronx/Riverdale | Staten Island | Westchester | Long Island | Sleep-away | Special Needs

Manhattan
92Y Camp Yomi

92Y Camp Yomi

  • Located in: Rockland County
    Pick-ups in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Riverdale and Scarsdale
  • Phone: (212) 415-5573
  • Contact: Lauren Wexler, Director of Camps
  • Campers grades K–9 enjoy athletic, artistic and educational activities at a 50-acre suburban campground in Rockland County with state-of-the-art music, sports, dance, swim and craft facilities, among many more programs!
  • 92Y.org/Camps
Advantage Day Camps

Advantage Day Camps

  • Locations:
  • West Side
    Manhattan Plaza Racquet Club
    450 West 43rd St.
    New York, NY 10036
  • Roosevelt Island
    281 Main Street
    Roosevelt Island, NY 10044
  • (212) 935-0250 ext 812 or (646) 884-9648
  • Contact: Steve O’Keefe, sokeefe@advantagecamps.net
  • For campers 4–14 — including sports, NYC excursions, enrichment classes and more! A FREE extra hour of supervised time before and after camp, a choice of individual days, weekly packages or a full season, and two great locations.
  • advantagecamps.net
CAMP/pixel

CAMP/pixel

  • Locations in Cobble Hill, Lower Manhattan and Uptown Manhattan
  • Ages 7–14
  • Phone: (866) 771-6837
  • Contact: Kristina Rincon
  • Discover Coding, Minecraft Mods, Video Games, 3D Design, Digital Arts and more at 1-week day camps this summer with Pixel Academy! Bus transportation, extended care and early-bird discounts are available!
  • pixelacademy.org/summer-camp
Camp Twelve Trails

Camp Twelve Trails

  • Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds
    Pearl River NY
  • Phone: (845) 735-2383
  • An innovative combination of Specialty and Contemporary Day Camp, that allows kids to choose their “Neighborhood” specialty week by week.
  • camptwelvetrails.org
Challenge Camp

Challenge Camp

  • Schechter Westchester
    555 West Hartsdale Avenue
    Hartsdale, NY 10530
  • Phone: (914) 779-6024
  • Contact: info@challengecamps.com
  • An ACA accredited day camp celebrating our 37th summer offering enrichment learning opportunities to bright, curious children ages 4–15. Over 100 engaging courses ranging from STEM, Art, Theater, Music, Science, Technology and more including Sports/Swimming!
  • challengecamps.com
Children’s Museum of the Arts’ Summer Art Colony Day Camp

Children’s Museum of the Arts’ Summer Art Colony Day Camp

  • Phone: (212) 274-0986
  • Contact: Melissa Robles
  • Offering young artists, ages 6–15, the unique opportunity to learn comic book design from illustrators, animation from filmmakers, screen printing from textile artists, and much more. A truly collaborative art-making experience with over 50 week-long day camps at two locations.
  • cmany.org/classes/summer-art-colony-day-camp
Deer Mountain Day Camp

Deer Mountain Day Camp

  • Commuter Camp (Buses from Manhattan and Brooklyn)
  • 63 Call Hollow Road
    Pomona, NY 10970
  • Phone: (845) 354-2727
  • Contact: info@deermountaindaycamp.com
  • ACA accredited, located in Rockland County and owned by the Katz family for over 50 years.
  • deermountaindaycamp.com
EINY Summer Camp

EINY Summer Camp

  • 206 5th Avenue
    New York, NY 10010
  • Phone: (646) 766-1843
  • Contact: Anthony Bernier
  • Open to children (ages 3–10) of all language backgrounds, the EINY Summer Camp offers a wide range of stimulating activities including art, music, sports and cultural excursions, designed to provide a fun and enriching bilingual experience in French and English.
  • einy.org
FasTracKids Summer STE(A)M Adventure

FasTracKids Summer STE(A)M Adventure

  • Location: Visit our web site for all locations
  • Phone: (347) 983-2229
  • Contact: info@ftkny.com
  • Children will explore the weeks’ topic interact with our SmartBoard Learning Station, engage in role play, do arts and crafts, conduct experiments, improve their math and literacy skills and have lots of free play time with their friends! Read more and apply. Academic programs available too!
  • ftkny.com/summer-steam-adventure-2017
Hackley School Summer Programs

Hackley School Summer Programs

  • 293 Benedict Avenue
    Tarrytown, NY 10591
  • Phone: (914) 366-2675
  • Contact: Peter Sawkins
  • Hosted on our 285-acre central Westchester campus, we offer an incredible array of summer enrichment programs for grades K–12.
  • hackleyschool.org/summer
June Program at The Masters School

June Program at The Masters School

  • Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Phone: (914) 479-6400
  • Contact: MastersOfSummer@mastersny.org
  • For grades 5–12, Masters of Summer is 3 weeks in June of enrichment classes & recreational activities including arts, athletics, academics, leadership and NYC experiences! Taught by Masters faculty on beautiful 96-acre campus — flexible weekly scheduling plus morning and/or afternoon classes; June 12–30
  • mastersny.org/mastersofsummer
Lavner Camps!

Lavner Camps!

  • New York University—Kimmel Center
    60 Washington Square South
    New York, NY 10012
  • Phone: (646) 308 1555
  • Award-winning camps in Robotics, Minecraft, Game Design, Coding, Virtual Reality, 3D Printing, Spy Tech, Web Design, Digital Fashion, Filmmaking, Acting, CIT Leadership Program & more for ages 6–15. Your child can attend 1+ weeks and select an area of interest each week with specialized instructors.
  • lavnercampsandprograms.com
Riverside Park Multi Summer Sport Camp

Riverside Park Multi Summer Sport Camp

School at the Mark Morris Dance Center

The School at the Mark Morris Dance Center

  • 3 Lafayette Avenue
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
  • Phone: (718) 624-8400
  • Contact: Kelsey Allison, School Director
  • Kids 6–18 years old, of all experience levels, can explore new dance styles or learn Mark Morris repertory from MMDG company members.
  • markmorrisdancegroup.org/dance-camps
Summer Camps at The Ballet Club

Summer Camps at The Ballet Club

  • 328 East 61st Street
    New York, NY 10065
  • Phone: (917) 281-1030
  • Contact: Anne Easterling-Freifelder
  • Offering 3 creative and fun full-day and half-day summer programs throughout the summer for children ages 3½–8 years old, including Ballet Arts Camp, Movement & Art Camp and Movement Mini Camp.
  • theballetclub.com
Summer at St. Bart’s

Summer at St. Bart’s

Village Kids Day Camp

Village Kids Day Camp

  • 490 Hudson Street
    New York, NY 10014
  • Phone: (917) 426-3263
  • Contact: Camp Director Richard Nelson
  • In the heart of the West Village, great mix of indoor and outdoor activities, including soccer, tennis, swimming, chess, dance, science, robotics, field trips and more. Ages 5–11. Early Bird rates. Best summer experience in the Village!
  • villagekidsnyc.org
Young People’s Day Camp Westchester

Young People’s Day Camp Westchester

  • Yonkers, NY
  • Phone: (914) 792-6555
  • Contact: Brian Lipchik
  • Since 1992, our camp has provided safe and enjoyable summers for thousands of youngsters ages 4–14 helping to grow intellectually, physically, and spiritually in a fun environment.
  • ypdc.com
Advantage All-City Jr. Tennis Camp

Advantage All-City Jr. Tennis Camp

  • Roosevelt Island Racquet Club
    281 Main Street
    Roosevelt Island, NY 10044
  • Phone: (212) 935-0250
  • Contact: Gordon Kent, gkent@advantagetennisclubs.com
  • Giving players 5–17 more drills, more skills, more time on the courts with expert instruction at Roosevelt Island Racquet Club, an oasis in the East River — with a choice of single or consecutive weeks and a little swimming to round out the day.
  • advantagetennisclubs.com/camps/tennis-camps
Asphalt Green Summer Day Camp

Asphalt Green Summer Day Camp

  • Phone: (212) 298-7900
  • Contact: Katie Duffy
  • Upper East Side: camps@asphaltgreen.org
    555 East 90th Street, New York, NY 10128
  • Battery Park City: campsagbpc@asphaltgreen.org
    212 North End Avenue, New York, NY 10282
  • Asphalt Green focuses on teaching campers sports and swim skills, creativity through art, respect for others, sportsmanship, competitive spirit, independence, self-esteem, and self-discipline.
  • asphaltgreen.org
Camp Invention

Camp Invention

  • Over 50 Locations throughout the NY Metro area
  • Phone: (800) 968-4332
  • Contact: campinvention@invent.org
  • This summer’s all new curriculum allows children in K–6th grade to transform a distant exoplanet, blast rockets, wire circuits, and take risks as future entrepreneurs. Local educators lead a week of hands-on activities that reinvent summer fun!
  • campinvention.org
Center for Architecture

Center for Architecture

  • 536 LaGuardia Place
    New York, NY 10012
  • Phone: (212) 358-6133
  • Contact: info@cfafoundation.org
  • Weekly architecture camps where 3rd–12th graders design their own spaces and more through drawing, model-making, digital design activities and one-of-a-kind trips.
  • cfafoundation.org/summer
Chelsea Piers

Chelsea Piers

  • Category: Sports
  • 23rd Street & Hudson River Park
    New York, NY 10011
  • Phone: (212) 336-6846
  • Contact: Selina Droze
  • Manhattan’s premier destination for youth sports is home to 15 unique sports camps for children and teens, ages 3 to 17. For the past 20 summers, campers have enjoyed world-class facilities, expert instruction and the most exciting sports curriculum available, without ever leaving the city!
  • chelseapiers.com/summer-camp
ConstructionKids, Inc.

ConstructionKids, Inc.

  • Locations throughout Brooklyn & Manhattan
  • Phone: (718) 522-2902
  • Contact: David Newell
  • Real Tools for Small Hands
    Kids love to make things and be creative. They just need their imagination, some great materials, and a safe, encouraging environment. Our Campers work on projects that are adapted for small hands, using real tools.
  • constructionkids.com
Dwight Summer Camp

Dwight Summer Camp

  • 2116 First Avenue
    New York, NY 10029
  • Phone: (917) 551-6424
  • Contact: Camp Director Chiarna Morton
  • Tons of fun and action-packed programs for kids 4–12. Choose from 1–10 weeks to fit your summer schedule. Extended-day options and chaperoned bus service with parent GPS available. Mention code: MF2017 to receive 10% discount.
  • dwightsummercamp.org
ESF Summer Camps

ESF Summer Camps

  • Riverdale Country School
    5250 Fieldston Road
    Bronx, NY 10471
  • Phone: (718) 432-1013
  • Award-winning, family-owned and operated camp since 1982. ESF features exciting programs offering over 60 activities, a wide variety of sports and new adventures for boys and girls ages 3 to 15.
  • esfcamps.com/riverdale
Gate Hill Day Camp

Gate Hill Day Camp

  • 750 Gate Hill Road
    Stony Point, NY 10980
  • Phone: (845) 947-3223
  • Contact: Josh Male, Owner & Director
  • Unconditionally welcoming since 1951. A first-rate facility, a thoughtful program and an infectious culture of nurturing improvement makes Gate Hill the ultimate day camp experience for campers age 3–15.
  • gatehilldaycamp.com
International Ivy Summer Enrichment Programs

International Ivy Summer Enrichment Programs

  • Upper West Side
    150 W. 83rd Street (near Columbus Avenue)
    New York, NY 10024
  • Chelsea
    324 W. 15th Street (near 8th Avenue)
    New York, NY 10011
  • Phone: (855) 678-6335
  • Contact: Lily Wong
  • Providing fun and intellectually stimulating experiences to fuel young people’s interests and creativity in a variety of subjects. Over fifty classes to choose from in STEAM — Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math.
  • iisummer.com
Launch Math & Science Centers

Launch Math & Science Centers

  • Tribeca: 124 Hudson St.
    UES-74: 351 E. 74th St.
    UWS-68: 30 W. 68th St.
    UWS-81: 173 W. 81st St.
    UWS-100: 805 Columbus Ave.
  • Phone: (212) 600-1010
  • Contact: info@launchmath.com
  • Launch Math & Science Centers offer exciting and educational one-week STEM summer camps for kids from Pre-K to 8th grade (ages 4 to 13 years old).
  • launchmath.com
Oasis Day Camps

Oasis Day Camps

  • Central Park (UWS-Manhattan), Downtown (LES-Manhattan), Brooklyn Bridge Park in Brooklyn Heights, Bayside at Queensborough Community College.
  • Phone: (800) 317-1392
  • Contact: info@oasischildren.com
  • Giving campers the opportunity to be active, think creatively and discover new friendships that will last a lifetime in 3 different types of camps.
  • oasischildren.com
SPORTIME Summer Tennis and Sports Camps

SPORTIME Summer Tennis and Sports Camps

  • Locations in: Long Island—Nassau, Long Island—Suffolk, Hamptons, Manhattan, Westchester, Capital Region
  • Phone: (888) 698-3664
  • Contact: camps@sportimeny.com
  • SPORTIME’s summer programs challenge a child’s abilities, while enhancing his or her self-esteem and providing positive social interaction. We offer children the finest in sports programming, experienced, qualified teachers/counselors and the safest, most attractive camp facilities around.
  • SportimeCamps.com
Spring Lake Day Camp

Spring Lake Day Camp

  • 234 Conklintown Road
    Ringwood, NJ 07456
  • Phone: (973) 831-9000
  • Contact: Mitchell Kessler
  • Simply the Best!
  • Swim, sports, arts, adventure, trips and more. Our Day Camp has the look of an overnight. Mature staff, great location, just 25 miles northwest of the GWB, door to door transportation, lunch and camp shirts provided. Single family owned and operated since 1989.
  • sldc.com
Summer Programs for Young Artists

Summer Programs for Young Artists

Usdan Summer Camp for the Arts

Usdan Summer Camp for the Arts

  • 185 Colonial Springs Road
    Wheatley Heights, NY 11798
  • Complimentary daily transportation provided for students by air conditioned buses to & from Usdan
  • Phone: (844) 822-0696
  • Building creativity, independence, and intellect through artistic exploration, fun, and lots of fresh air. Students ages 4 to 18 grow as they dive into serious study of theater, music, dance, visual art and more. For $100 off new student tuition, enter promo code: MANHATTAN at:
  • usdan.org
Weekday School Summer Camp

Weekday School Summer Camp

  • 490 Riverside Drive
    New York, NY 10027
  • Phone: (212) 870-6743
  • Contact: Camp Director Tricia Pool
  • Six weeks divided into three two-week sessions. The Mini-Camp is for children 2½ to 3½ years of age and runs from 8:45am to 12:30 daily. The Full Camp is for children 3½ to 6 years of age and runs from 8:45am to 2:30pm daily. Both programs include a hot lunch and a daily snack.
  • wdsnyc.org/pages/summerside-camp

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Queens
Advantage All-City Jr. Tennis Camp

Advantage All-City Jr. Tennis Camp

  • Roosevelt Island Racquet Club
    281 Main Street
    Roosevelt Island, NY 10044
  • Phone: (212) 935-0250
  • Contact: Gordon Kent, gkent@advantagetennisclubs.com
  • Giving players 5–17 more drills, more skills, more time on the courts with expert instruction at Roosevelt Island Racquet Club, an oasis in the East River — with a choice of single or consecutive weeks and a little swimming to round out the day.
  • advantagetennisclubs.com/camps/tennis-camps
CK Kids Camps

CK Kids Camps

  • 68-02 Metropolitan Avenue
    Middle Village, NY 11379
  • Phone: (718) 366-7454
  • Contact: ckkids@ctkny.org
  • Four camps to choose from for ages 3–16 with flexible scheduling, reasonable rates and a great location!
  • ctkny.org
FasTracKids Summer STE(A)M Adventure

FasTracKids Summer STE(A)M Adventure

  • Location: Visit our web site for all locations
  • Phone: (347) 983-2229
  • Contact: info@ftkny.com
  • Children will explore the weeks’ topic interact with our SmartBoard Learning Station, engage in role play, do arts and crafts, conduct experiments, improve their math and literacy skills and have lots of free play time with their friends! Read more and apply. Academic programs available too!
  • ftkny.com/summer-steam-adventure-2017
Kenwal Day Camp

Kenwal Day Camp

Oasis Day Camps

Oasis Day Camps

  • Central Park (UWS-Manhattan), Downtown (LES-Manhattan), Brooklyn Bridge Park in Brooklyn Heights, Bayside at Queensborough Community College.
  • Phone: (800) 317-1392
  • Contact: info@oasischildren.com
  • Giving campers the opportunity to be active, think creatively and discover new friendships that will last a lifetime in 3 different types of camps.
  • oasischildren.com
World of Discovery Day Camp

World of Discovery Day Camp

  • Bay Terrace, NY
  • Phone: (718) 229-3037
  • Stimulating your child’s imagination since 1977 with door-to-door transportation.
  • worldofdiscovery.org
Advantage Day Camps

Advantage Day Camps

  • Locations:
  • West Side
    Manhattan Plaza Racquet Club
    450 West 43rd St.
    New York, NY 10036
  • Roosevelt Island
    281 Main Street
    Roosevelt Island, NY 10044
  • (212) 935-0250 ext 812 or (646) 884-9648
  • Contact: Steve O’Keefe, sokeefe@advantagecamps.net
  • For campers 4–14 — including sports, NYC excursions, enrichment classes and more! A FREE extra hour of supervised time before and after camp, a choice of individual days, weekly packages or a full season, and two great locations.
  • advantagecamps.net
Camp Invention

Camp Invention

  • Over 50 Locations throughout the NY Metro area
  • Phone: (800) 968-4332
  • Contact: campinvention@invent.org
  • This summer’s all new curriculum allows children in K–6th grade to transform a distant exoplanet, blast rockets, wire circuits, and take risks as future entrepreneurs. Local educators lead a week of hands-on activities that reinvent summer fun!
  • campinvention.org
Joe’s Music & Dance Academy Summer Camp

Joe’s Music & Dance Academy Summer Camp

  • 14-04 Farmers Blvd
    St. Albans, NY 11412
  • Phone: (718) 454-3036
  • An enjoyable and exploratory experience in which campers will learn four musical disciplines, engage in visual arts and academic enrichment in math and science (including lab experiments), see guest artists perform, and work with ensembles — culminating with a concert.
  • joesmusiccenter.org
Mill Basin Day Camp

Mill Basin Day Camp

  • 5945 Strickland Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11234
  • Phone: (718) 251-6200
  • Contact: Jack Grosband
  • Dedicated to providing children and their families a fun, safe and caring summer camp experience. Through innovative programming and careful staff selection, our campers will make friends and share experiences and memories that can last a lifetime.
  • millbasindaycamp.com
SPORTIME Summer Tennis and Sports Camps

SPORTIME Summer Tennis and Sports Camps

  • Locations in: Long Island—Nassau, Long Island—Suffolk, Hamptons, Manhattan, Westchester, Capital Region
  • Phone: (888) 698-3664
  • Contact: camps@sportimeny.com
  • SPORTIME’s summer programs challenge a child’s abilities, while enhancing his or her self-esteem and providing positive social interaction. We offer children the finest in sports programming, experienced, qualified teachers/counselors and the safest, most attractive camp facilities around.
  • SportimeCamps.com

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Brooklyn
92Y Camp Yomi

92Y Camp Yomi

  • Located in: Rockland County
    Pick-ups in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Riverdale and Scarsdale
  • Phone: (212) 415-5573
  • Contact: Lauren Wexler, Director of Camps
  • Campers grades K–9 enjoy athletic, artistic and educational activities at a 50-acre suburban campground in Rockland County with state-of-the-art music, sports, dance, swim and craft facilities, among many more programs!
  • 92Y.org/Camps
Beam Center

Beam Center

  • 60 Sackett Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11231
  • Phone: (718) 855-7600
  • Contact: contact@beamcenter.org
  • Weeklong Day Camps for Ages 7–13. Each week has new projects based on its theme. Our hands-on projects are developed by artists, designers, filmmakers, musicians, engineers, storytellers, makers, and big-idea people from across the creative landscape.
  • beamcenter.org/summer-day-camp
Brooklyn Friends Summer Programs

Brooklyn Friends Summer Programs

  • 375 Pearl Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Phone: (718) 852-1029 x228
  • Contact: Rachel Webber
  • Offering 2 summer programs for children ages 4–12, with swimming, only one block from Borough Hall and Metrotech.
  • brooklynfriends.org/summer
Camp Bed-Stuy

Camp Bed-Stuy

  • Locations: Locations throughout Bed-Stuy and surrounding neighborhoods
  • 14 Dekalb Avenue
    Suite 3
    Brooklyn, New York 11201
  • Phone: (718) 219-1405
  • Fresh air, weekly swims and the indescribable thrill of learning something new. Friendships that last long after the rays of summer have begun to fade. Counselors children look up to, who boost confidence and treat your child like part of the family.
  • campbedstuy.org
Chelsea Piers

Chelsea Piers

  • Category: Sports
  • 23rd Street & Hudson River Park
    New York, NY 10011
  • Offering bus transportation from Brooklyn to Manhattan.
  • Phone: (212) 336-6846
  • Contact: Selina Droze
  • Manhattan’s premier destination for youth sports is home to 15 unique sports camps for children and teens, ages 3 to 17. For the past 20 summers, campers have enjoyed world-class facilities, expert instruction and the most exciting sports curriculum available, without ever leaving the city!
  • chelseapiers.com/summer-camp
Cosmic Cove Summer Camp

The Cosmic Cove Summer Camp

FasTracKids Summer STE(A)M Adventure

FasTracKids Summer STE(A)M Adventure

  • Location: Visit our web site for all locations
  • Phone: (347) 983-2229
  • Contact: info@ftkny.com
  • Children will explore the weeks’ topic interact with our SmartBoard Learning Station, engage in role play, do arts and crafts, conduct experiments, improve their math and literacy skills and have lots of free play time with their friends! Read more and apply. Academic programs available too!
  • ftkny.com/summer-steam-adventure-2017
Mill Basin Day Camp

Mill Basin Day Camp

  • 5945 Strickland Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11234
  • Phone: (718) 251-6200
  • Contact: Jack Grosband
  • Dedicated to providing children and their families a fun, safe and caring summer camp experience. Through innovative programming and careful staff selection, our campers will make friends and share experiences and memories that can last a lifetime.
  • millbasindaycamp.com
Packer Summer Day Camp

Packer Summer Day Camp

  • 170 Joralemon Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Phone: (718) 250-0200 x403
  • Contact: Dorothy Gurreri, Director
  • Our 44th year running a great program for kids ages 4–12.
  • packer.edu/summer
Spring Lake Day Camp

Spring Lake Day Camp

  • 234 Conklintown Road
    Ringwood, NJ 07456
  • Phone: (973) 831-9000
  • Contact: Mitchell Kessler
  • Simply the Best!
  • Swim, sports, arts, adventure, trips and more. Our Day Camp has the look of an overnight. Mature staff, great location, just 25 miles northwest of the GWB, door to door transportation, lunch and camp shirts provided. Single family owned and operated since 1989.
  • sldc.com
Aviator Summer Camps

Aviator Summer Camps

  • 3159 Flatbush Ave.
    Brooklyn, NY 11234
  • Phone: (718) 758-7510
  • Contact: Camps@AviatorSports.com
  • Fun. Social Skills. Sports. Adventure. It’s all under one roof at Aviator Camps. With a wide range of activities possible because of 175,000 square feet of space children are introduced to new sports, activities, and educational programs.
  • aviatorcamps.com
Brooklyn Arts Exchange

Brooklyn Arts Exchange

  • 421 5th Avenue
    Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY 11215
  • Phone: (718) 832-0018
  • Contact: info@bax.org
  • Our School Breaks Arts Programs offer enriching and fun opportunities for young students during their time away from school. Register by the week or for the entire Summer.
  • youth.bax.org/general-information/school-breaks
CBE Kids Summer Day Camp

CBE Kids Summer Day Camp

  • 274 Garfield Place
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
  • Phone: (718) 768-3814 x210
  • Contact: Bobbie Finkelstein
  • Offering children fun, excitement and a wide variety of recreational activities in a safe, supervised environment.
  • cbebk.org/camp
Camp Invention

Camp Invention

  • Over 50 Locations throughout the NY Metro area
  • Phone: (800) 968-4332
  • Contact: campinvention@invent.org
  • This summer’s all new curriculum allows children in K–6th grade to transform a distant exoplanet, blast rockets, wire circuits, and take risks as future entrepreneurs. Local educators lead a week of hands-on activities that reinvent summer fun!
  • campinvention.org
ConstructionKids, Inc.

ConstructionKids, Inc.

  • Locations throughout Brooklyn & Manhattan
  • Phone: (718) 522-2902
  • Contact: David Newell
  • Real Tools for Small Hands
    Kids love to make things and be creative. They just need their imagination, some great materials, and a safe, encouraging environment. Our Campers work on projects that are adapted for small hands, using real tools.
  • constructionkids.com
Deer Mountain Day Camp

Deer Mountain Day Camp

  • Commuter Camp (Buses from Manhattan and Brooklyn)
  • 63 Call Hollow Road
    Pomona, NY 10970
  • Phone: (845) 354-2727
  • Contact: info@deermountaindaycamp.com
  • ACA accredited, located in Rockland County and owned by the Katz family for over 50 years.
  • deermountaindaycamp.com
Joe’s Music & Dance Academy Summer Camp

Joe’s Music & Dance Academy Summer Camp

  • 550 Remsen Avenue
    Brooklyn, NY 11236
  • Phone: (718) 454-3036
  • An enjoyable and exploratory experience in which campers will learn four musical disciplines, engage in visual arts and academic enrichment in math and science (including lab experiments), see guest artists perform, and work with ensembles — culminating with a concert.
  • joesmusiccenter.org
Oasis Day Camps

Oasis Day Camps

  • Central Park (UWS-Manhattan), Downtown (LES-Manhattan), Brooklyn Bridge Park in Brooklyn Heights, Bayside at Queensborough Community College.
  • Phone: (800) 317-1392
  • Contact: info@oasischildren.com
  • Giving campers the opportunity to be active, think creatively and discover new friendships that will last a lifetime in 3 different types of camps.
  • oasischildren.com
School at the Mark Morris Dance Center

The School at the Mark Morris Dance Center

  • 3 Lafayette Avenue
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
  • Phone: (718) 624-8400
  • Contact: Kelsey Allison, School Director
  • Kids 6–18 years old, of all experience levels, can explore new dance styles or learn Mark Morris repertory from MMDG company members.
  • markmorrisdancegroup.org/dance-camps
UrbanGlass

UrbanGlass

  • 647 Fulton Street
    Brooklyn NY 11217
  • Phone: (718) 625-3685
  • Contact: Ben Wright
  • Offers classes in a variety of glassmaking techniques designed for young artists from 11 to 18 years of age.
  • urbanglass.org/classes#youth-classes

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Bronx/Riverdale
92Y Camp Yomi

92Y Camp Yomi

  • Located in: Rockland County
    Pick-ups in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Riverdale and Scarsdale
  • Phone: (212) 415-5573
  • Contact: Lauren Wexler, Director of Camps
  • Campers grades K–9 enjoy athletic, artistic and educational activities at a 50-acre suburban campground in Rockland County with state-of-the-art music, sports, dance, swim and craft facilities, among many more programs!
  • 92Y.org/Camps
Bronx House Summer Day Camp

Bronx House Summer Day Camp

  • 990 Pelham Parkway South
    Bronx, NY 10461
  • Phone: (718) 792-1800
  • Contact: Leon Davis
  • Multi outdoor programs at the beautiful Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds in Rockland County.
  • bronxhouse.org
Camp Kulanu

Camp Kulanu

  • Riverdale Y
    5625 Arlington Ave
    Bronx NY 10471
  • Phone: (347) 913-4440
  • Contact: kulanu@riverdaley.org
  • Early Childhood Camp at The Riverdale Y. Offers all the services and amenities of the school and the Community Center including on-site swim instruction, outdoor play and many enrichment opportunities.
  • riverdaley.org/kulanu
Challenge Camp

Challenge Camp

  • Schechter Westchester
    555 West Hartsdale Avenue
    Hartsdale, NY 10530
  • Phone: (914) 779-6024
  • Contact: info@challengecamps.com
  • An ACA accredited day camp celebrating our 37th summer offering enrichment learning opportunities to bright, curious children ages 4–15. Over 100 engaging courses ranging from STEM, Art, Theater, Music, Science, Technology and more including Sports/Swimming!
  • challengecamps.com
Dan Harelick Studio Art

Dan Harelick Studio Art

  • Riverdale
  • Phone: (917) 209-5644
  • Contact: Dan Harelick
  • Summer ceramics camp for ages 8–16 explores a variety of wheel throwing and hand building techniques, in a friendly, sun-filled indoor/outdoor studio. Campers receive plenty of individual attention in this inspiring, judgement-free environment, leaving each proud of their creations.
  • danharelickstudioart.com
Hackley School Summer Programs

Hackley School Summer Programs

  • 293 Benedict Avenue
    Tarrytown, NY 10591
  • Phone: (914) 366-2675
  • Contact: Peter Sawkins
  • Hosted on our 285-acre central Westchester campus, we offer an incredible array of summer enrichment programs for grades K–12.
  • hackleyschool.org/summer
SPORTIME Summer Tennis and Sports Camps

SPORTIME Summer Tennis and Sports Camps

  • Locations in: Long Island—Nassau, Long Island—Suffolk, Hamptons, Manhattan, Westchester, Capital Region
  • Phone: (888) 698-3664
  • Contact: camps@sportimeny.com
  • SPORTIME’s summer programs challenge a child’s abilities, while enhancing his or her self-esteem and providing positive social interaction. We offer children the finest in sports programming, experienced, qualified teachers/counselors and the safest, most attractive camp facilities around.
  • SportimeCamps.com
Young People’s Day Camp Westchester

Young People’s Day Camp Westchester

  • Yonkers, NY
  • Phone: (914) 792-6555
  • Contact: Brian Lipchik
  • Since 1992, our camp has provided safe and enjoyable summers for thousands of youngsters ages 4–14 helping to grow intellectually, physically, and spiritually in a fun environment.
  • ypdc.com
Bronx House School for Performing Arts

Bronx House School for Performing Arts

  • 990 Pelham Parkway South
    Bronx, NY 10461
  • Phone: (718) 792-1800 x235
  • Contact: Deborah Nitzberg or Shannon Reynolds
  • Summer classes in music and dance which includes the new Studio-to-Stage Dance Program.
  • bronxhouse.org
Camp Invention

Camp Invention

  • Over 50 Locations throughout the NY Metro area
  • Phone: (800) 968-4332
  • Contact: campinvention@invent.org
  • This summer’s all new curriculum allows children in K–6th grade to transform a distant exoplanet, blast rockets, wire circuits, and take risks as future entrepreneurs. Local educators lead a week of hands-on activities that reinvent summer fun!
  • campinvention.org
Camp Twelve Trails

Camp Twelve Trails

  • Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds
    Pearl River NY
  • Phone: (845) 735-2383
  • An innovative combination of Specialty and Contemporary Day Camp, that allows kids to choose their “Neighborhood” specialty week by week.
  • camptwelvetrails.org
Concordia Summer Camp

Concordia Summer Camp

  • Concordia College Campus
    171 White Plains Road
    Bronxville, NY 10708
  • Phone: (914) 395-4848
  • Contact: Mike McCoy, michael.mccoy@concordia-ny.edu
  • Offering an exceptional summer experience for early childhood campers ages 3–5 as well as grades 1–9. The camp has been running for over 30 years and is known for its impeccable safety record and extraordinary programs.
  • concordia-ny.edu/summer-camp
ESF Summer Camps

ESF Summer Camps

  • Riverdale Country School
    5250 Fieldston Road
    Bronx, NY 10471
  • Phone: (718) 432-1013
  • Award-winning, family-owned and operated camp since 1982. ESF features exciting programs offering over 60 activities, a wide variety of sports and new adventures for boys and girls ages 3 to 15.
  • esfcamps.com/riverdale
June Program at The Masters School

June Program at The Masters School

  • Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Phone: (914) 479-6400
  • Contact: MastersOfSummer@mastersny.org
  • For grades 5–12, Masters of Summer is 3 weeks in June of enrichment classes & recreational activities including arts, athletics, academics, leadership and NYC experiences! Taught by Masters faculty on beautiful 96-acre campus — flexible weekly scheduling plus morning and/or afternoon classes; June 12–30
  • mastersny.org/mastersofsummer
Summer Stage

Summer Stage

  • Riverdale Y
    5625 Arlington Ave
    Bronx NY 10471
  • Phone: (347) 913-4430
  • Contact: summerstage@riverdaley.org
  • Riverdale’s Premier Theater Arts Intensive Camp allows young artists to develop creatively and perform in a full-scale musical theater production.
  • riverdaley.org/summerstage

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Westchester
92Y Camp Yomi

92Y Camp Yomi

  • Located in: Rockland County
    Pick-ups in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Riverdale and Scarsdale
  • Phone: (212) 415-5573
  • Contact: Lauren Wexler, Director of Camps
  • Campers grades K–9 enjoy athletic, artistic and educational activities at a 50-acre suburban campground in Rockland County with state-of-the-art music, sports, dance, swim and craft facilities, among many more programs!
  • 92Y.org/Camps
Camp Artistree

Camp Artistree

  • Categories: Performing Arts, Westchester, Theater
  • Artistree Performing Arts
    114 W. Boston Post Road
    Mamaroneck, NY 10543
  • Phone: (914) 835-2200
  • Contact: info@artistreearts.com
  • Providing a fun and engaging performing arts camp that includes singing, dancing, acting, movie-making, crafts and more for children ages 3–18 with week-long camps for preschool–3rd grade and 3 week full-show intensives for grades 4–12. Presidents’ Week, Spring Break and All Summer Long.
  • artistreearts.com
Camp Reece

Camp Reece

  • 45 Manetto Hill Road
    Plainview, NY 11803
  • Phone: (212) 289-4872 x104
  • Contact: Lisa Howles
  • An overnight camp for Special Needs Children, ages 10 to 16 years old, located in an ideal setting at Skidmore College. Campers participate in a full activity program helping to develop friendships as well as self-confidence.
  • campreece.org
Challenge Camp

Challenge Camp

  • Schechter Westchester
    555 West Hartsdale Avenue
    Hartsdale, NY 10530
  • Phone: (914) 779-6024
  • Contact: info@challengecamps.com
  • An ACA accredited day camp celebrating our 37th summer offering enrichment learning opportunities to bright, curious children ages 4–15. Over 100 engaging courses ranging from STEM, Art, Theater, Music, Science, Technology and more including Sports/Swimming!
  • challengecamps.com
Concordia Summer Camp

Concordia Summer Camp

  • Concordia College Campus
    171 White Plains Road
    Bronxville, NY 10708
  • Phone: (914) 395-4848
  • Contact: Mike McCoy, michael.mccoy@concordia-ny.edu
  • Offering an exceptional summer experience for early childhood campers ages 3–5 as well as grades 1–9. The camp has been running for over 30 years and is known for its impeccable safety record and extraordinary programs.
  • concordia-ny.edu/summer-camp
ESF Summer Camps

ESF Summer Camps

  • Riverdale Country School
    5250 Fieldston Road
    Bronx, NY 10471
  • Phone: (718) 432-1013
  • Award-winning, family-owned and operated camp since 1982. ESF features exciting programs offering over 60 activities, a wide variety of sports and new adventures for boys and girls ages 3 to 15.
  • esfcamps.com/riverdale
Hackley School Summer Programs

Hackley School Summer Programs

  • 293 Benedict Avenue
    Tarrytown, NY 10591
  • Phone: (914) 366-2675
  • Contact: Peter Sawkins
  • Hosted on our 285-acre central Westchester campus, we offer an incredible array of summer enrichment programs for grades K–12.
  • hackleyschool.org/summer
SPORTIME Summer Tennis and Sports Camps

SPORTIME Summer Tennis and Sports Camps

  • Locations in: Long Island—Nassau, Long Island—Suffolk, Hamptons, Manhattan, Westchester, Capital Region
  • Phone: (888) 698-3664
  • Contact: camps@sportimeny.com
  • SPORTIME’s summer programs challenge a child’s abilities, while enhancing his or her self-esteem and providing positive social interaction. We offer children the finest in sports programming, experienced, qualified teachers/counselors and the safest, most attractive camp facilities around.
  • SportimeCamps.com
Bronx House Summer Day Camp

Bronx House Summer Day Camp

  • 990 Pelham Parkway South
    Bronx, NY 10461
  • Phone: (718) 792-1800
  • Contact: Leon Davis
  • Multi outdoor programs at the beautiful Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds in Rockland County.
  • bronxhouse.org
Camp Invention

Camp Invention

  • Over 50 Locations throughout the NY Metro area
  • Phone: (800) 968-4332
  • Contact: campinvention@invent.org
  • This summer’s all new curriculum allows children in K–6th grade to transform a distant exoplanet, blast rockets, wire circuits, and take risks as future entrepreneurs. Local educators lead a week of hands-on activities that reinvent summer fun!
  • campinvention.org
Camp Twelve Trails

Camp Twelve Trails

  • Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds
    Pearl River NY
  • Phone: (845) 735-2383
  • An innovative combination of Specialty and Contemporary Day Camp, that allows kids to choose their “Neighborhood” specialty week by week.
  • camptwelvetrails.org
Child Study Center’s Summer Program for Kids

Child Study Center’s Summer Program for Kids

  • College of New Rochelle
    New Rochelle, NY
  • Phone: (516) 358-1811
  • June 26–August 11
  • A 7-week, evidence-based, therapeutic day program exclusively for children ages 7–11 with ADHD and behavior disorders. Focus of program is to build self-esteem and help children develop attentional, organizational, and friendship skills. Staff/child ratio is 1:1 to 1:2.
  • nyulangone.org/csc
Dan Harelick Studio Art

Dan Harelick Studio Art

  • Riverdale
  • Phone: (917) 209-5644
  • Contact: Dan Harelick
  • Summer ceramics camp for ages 8–16 explores a variety of wheel throwing and hand building techniques, in a friendly, sun-filled indoor/outdoor studio. Campers receive plenty of individual attention in this inspiring, judgement-free environment, leaving each proud of their creations.
  • danharelickstudioart.com
Gate Hill Day Camp

Gate Hill Day Camp

  • 750 Gate Hill Road
    Stony Point, NY 10980
  • Phone: (845) 947-3223
  • Contact: Josh Male, Owner & Director
  • Unconditionally welcoming since 1951. A first-rate facility, a thoughtful program and an infectious culture of nurturing improvement makes Gate Hill the ultimate day camp experience for campers age 3–15.
  • gatehilldaycamp.com
June Program at The Masters School

June Program at The Masters School

  • Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Phone: (914) 479-6400
  • Contact: MastersOfSummer@mastersny.org
  • For grades 5–12, Masters of Summer is 3 weeks in June of enrichment classes & recreational activities including arts, athletics, academics, leadership and NYC experiences! Taught by Masters faculty on beautiful 96-acre campus — flexible weekly scheduling plus morning and/or afternoon classes; June 12–30
  • mastersny.org/mastersofsummer
Young People’s Day Camp Westchester

Young People’s Day Camp Westchester

  • Yonkers, NY
  • Phone: (914) 792-6555
  • Contact: Brian Lipchik
  • Since 1992, our camp has provided safe and enjoyable summers for thousands of youngsters ages 4–14 helping to grow intellectually, physically, and spiritually in a fun environment.
  • ypdc.com

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Long Island
Camp Adler at the Mid-Island Y JCC

Camp Adler at the Mid-Island Y JCC

  • 45 Manetto Hill Road
    Plainview, NY 11803
  • Phone: (516) 822-3535
  • Contact: Call Lauren Watling, extension 303, or email lwatling@miyjcc.org
  • Creating a fun, nurturing and supportive environment with typical day camp activities both in our building at the MIYJCC and at our camp grounds. Campers are assisted by our professional staff to develop skills, build self confidence and make lasting friendships.
  • miyjccsummercamp.org
Kenwal Day Camp

Kenwal Day Camp

SPORTIME Summer Tennis and Sports Camps

SPORTIME Summer Tennis and Sports Camps

  • Locations in: Long Island—Nassau, Long Island—Suffolk, Hamptons, Manhattan, Westchester, Capital Region
  • Phone: (888) 698-3664
  • Contact: camps@sportimeny.com
  • SPORTIME’s summer programs challenge a child’s abilities, while enhancing his or her self-esteem and providing positive social interaction. We offer children the finest in sports programming, experienced, qualified teachers/counselors and the safest, most attractive camp facilities around.
  • SportimeCamps.com
Camp Invention

Camp Invention

  • Over 50 Locations throughout the NY Metro area
  • Phone: (800) 968-4332
  • Contact: campinvention@invent.org
  • This summer’s all new curriculum allows children in K–6th grade to transform a distant exoplanet, blast rockets, wire circuits, and take risks as future entrepreneurs. Local educators lead a week of hands-on activities that reinvent summer fun!
  • campinvention.org
Oasis Day Camps

Oasis Day Camps

  • Central Park (UWS-Manhattan), Downtown (LES-Manhattan), Brooklyn Bridge Park in Brooklyn Heights, Bayside at Queensborough Community College.
  • Phone: (800) 317-1392
  • Contact: info@oasischildren.com
  • Giving campers the opportunity to be active, think creatively and discover new friendships that will last a lifetime in 3 different types of camps.
  • oasischildren.com
Usdan Summer Camp for the Arts

Usdan Summer Camp for the Arts

  • 185 Colonial Springs Road
    Wheatley Heights, NY 11798
  • Complimentary daily transportation provided for students by air conditioned buses to & from Usdan
  • Phone: (844) 822-0696
  • Building creativity, independence, and intellect through artistic exploration, fun, and lots of fresh air. Students ages 4 to 18 grow as they dive into serious study of theater, music, dance, visual art and more. For $100 off new student tuition, enter promo code: MANHATTAN at:
  • usdan.org

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Special Needs
Camp Adler at the Mid-Island Y JCC

Camp Adler at the Mid-Island Y JCC

  • 45 Manetto Hill Road
    Plainview, NY 11803
  • Phone: (516) 822-3535
  • Contact: Call Lauren Watling, extension 303, or email lwatling@miyjcc.org
  • Creating a fun, nurturing and supportive environment with typical day camp activities both in our building at the MIYJCC and at our camp grounds. Campers are assisted by our professional staff to develop skills, build self confidence and make lasting friendships.
  • miyjccsummercamp.org
Camp Reece

Camp Reece

  • 45 Manetto Hill Road
    Plainview, NY 11803
  • Phone: (212) 289-4872 x104
  • Contact: Lisa Howles
  • An overnight camp for Special Needs Children, ages 10 to 16 years old, located in an ideal setting at Skidmore College. Campers participate in a full activity program helping to develop friendships as well as self-confidence.
  • campreece.org
Summit Camp & Travel

Summit Camp & Travel

  • 168 Duck Harbor Road
    Honesdale, PA 18431
  • Phone: (Winter) (973) 732-3230
  • Phone: (Summer) (570) 253-4381
  • Contact: Gene Bell, Senior Director
  • Summit Camp specializes in serving youth 8–19 years with challenges in attention, social development, and executive function at our traditional summer camp in the Pocono Mountains.
  • summitcamp.com
Camp Lee Mar

Camp Lee Mar

  • Sleep-away
  • 805 Redgate Road
    Dresher, PA 19025
  • Phone: (215) 658-1708
  • Contact: Ari Segal, Director
  • For children and teens with mild to moderate learning and developmental challenges, in a structured environment with individual attention and guidance. Traditional camp activities plus academics, speech & language therapy, music & art therapy, daily living skills, computers, and much more.
  • leemar.com
Child Study Center’s Summer Program for Kids

Child Study Center’s Summer Program for Kids

  • College of New Rochelle
    New Rochelle, NY
  • Phone: (516) 358-1811
  • June 26–August 11
  • A 7-week, evidence-based, therapeutic day program exclusively for children ages 7–11 with ADHD and behavior disorders. Focus of program is to build self-esteem and help children develop attentional, organizational, and friendship skills. Staff/child ratio is 1:1 to 1:2.
  • nyulangone.org/csc

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Sleep-away
Camp Birch Hill

Camp Birch Hill

  • Lakes Region of New Hampshire
    333C Birch Hill Road
    New Durham, NH, 03855
  • Phone: (603) 859-4525
  • Contact: Chrissy Morell
  • Your home away from home! Camp Birch Hill is a classic New England summer camp for boys and girls ages 6–16. Nestled on 100 acres of private, lakeside land in the lakes region of New Hampshire campers can choose from 50 diverse activities throughout their two, four, or six week stay.
  • campbirchhill.com
Costa Rica Pura Vida Adventure Camp

Costa Rica Pura Vida Adventure Camp

  • Location: Costa Rica
  • +506 8564-4710
  • Contact: Adriana
  • Pura Vida Adventure Camp Costa Rica provides a once in a lifetime experience for teenagers. The camp is located in Guanacaste and is full of adventurous activities, Spanish language immersion and volunteer program.
  • puravidaadventurecamp.com
Camp Lee Mar

Camp Lee Mar

  • 805 Redgate Road
    Dresher, PA 19025
  • Phone: (215) 658-1708
  • Contact: Ari Segal, Director
  • For children and teens with mild to moderate learning and developmental challenges, in a structured environment with individual attention and guidance. Traditional camp activities plus academics, speech & language therapy, music & art therapy, daily living skills, computers, and much more.
  • leemar.com
Frost Valley YMCA Camp

Frost Valley YMCA Camp

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Staten Island
Camp Invention

Camp Invention

  • Over 50 Locations throughout the NY Metro area
  • Phone: (800) 968-4332
  • Contact: campinvention@invent.org
  • This summer’s all new curriculum allows children in K–6th grade to transform a distant exoplanet, blast rockets, wire circuits, and take risks as future entrepreneurs. Local educators lead a week of hands-on activities that reinvent summer fun!
  • campinvention.org
Mill Basin Day Camp

Mill Basin Day Camp

  • 5945 Strickland Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11234
  • Phone: (718) 251-6200
  • Contact: Jack Grosband
  • Dedicated to providing children and their families a fun, safe and caring summer camp experience. Through innovative programming and careful staff selection, our campers will make friends and share experiences and memories that can last a lifetime. Buses with A/C from Staten Island.
  • millbasindaycamp.com
FasTracKids Summer STE(A)M Adventure

FasTracKids Summer STE(A)M Adventure

  • Location: Visit our web site for all locations
  • Phone: (347) 983-2229
  • Contact: info@ftkny.com
  • Children will explore the weeks’ topic interact with our SmartBoard Learning Station, engage in role play, do arts and crafts, conduct experiments, improve their math and literacy skills and have lots of free play time with their friends! Read more and apply. Academic programs available too!
  • ftkny.com/summer-steam-adventure-2017

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