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 Kids 'N Comdedy - New York, NY

 Telephone: 212-877-6115

Camp Kids 'N Comedy is the only place that funny kids can learn to write and perform their own original stand-up comedy routines. Spend  2 weeks of your summer learning from professional  comics and actors  to do improv, reenact scenes from your favorite sketch-comedy shows and cap it off with your own stand-up comedy show at the Gotham Comedy Club in New York City to be performed the last day of each two week session for family and friends.  Classes are taught by professional stand-up comics, improvisors and acting teachers. A casting director from the industry will attend the last sketch comedy class. Camp runs in 2 week session from Monday -Friday from noon until 4 PM.  Kids can attend one, two or three sessions. Session 1: July 8 - 19    Session 2: July 22 - August 2   Session  3: August 5- 16. Each 2 week session $1,595. $50 discount if you take more than one session or bring a friend or sibling.
Camp Kids N Comedy takes place at the Gotham Comedy Club at 208 W 23 Street in New York City. kidsncomedy.com . For information call 212-877-6115. Please call for a brief conversation to qualify that this is the right program for your kid. If it is we will email you an application.

Manhattan & Queens

Row New York - Manhattan & Queens, NY



Camp Description: Learn to row this summer!
Rising 8th-12th graders are invited to attend our beginner rowing camps this July and August. Get fit, have fun, and make friends, all while enjoying the great outdoors! Register today at the link on our website.
 - GRADES: 8th-12th
 - LOCATIONS: Queens or Manhattan
  July 6- July 15
 July 18 – July 29
 August 1 – August 12
 - DURATION: Monday-Friday for one or two weeks
 - COSTS: Vary based on camp duration and household income.


New York Film Academy, New York, New York

Telephone: 212-674-4300

Martin Scorsese and Steven Spielberg sent their children to study at the New York Film Academy. Why? Because NYFA offers a unique hands-on opportunity for high school teens and tweens to hone their artistic talents in an exciting environment.

New York Film Academy offers a variety of international, hands-on summer programs for high school teens and kids between the ages of 10 and 17. Students will learn the fundamentals of their chosen craft by working with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities while receiving hands-on instruction from award-winning faculty.

Programs available to high school teens, ages 14-17, include: Filmmaking, Acting for Film, Musical Theatre, Photography, Screenwriting, Music Video, 3D Animation, Game Design and Broadcast Journalism spanning from 1 to 6 Weeks in length.

Programs available to kids, ages 10-13, include: Filmmaking, Acting for Film and 3D Animation. Kids programs are offered in 1 or 2 week camps throughout the summer.

Locations include: New York City, Los Angeles, Harvard University, Disney Studios - Florida, South Beach, Paris, Florence, Australia, and Mumbai.

Please contact us to receive more information about courses, locations, dates and tuition.


Middle School Civics - NYC Workshop

Telephone: 617-213-0334

Leaders 4SC is a set of two week-long workshops for middle school students on leadership, communication, decision-making, and advocacy. The workshop aims to train the next generation of civic leaders: members of a community who actively participate in society.

Now offering Virtual Learning Programs.


A.C.T. Summer Camps NY, New York

Telephone:  212.316.7530

A.C.T. Summer Camps: 3 CAMPS IN 8 WEEKS
Theme based, small groups and outdoor fun
Making Camp Memories since 1971

Founded in 1971, The Adults and Children in Trust (A.C.T.) Program provides a safe haven where toddlers to teens from many faiths, cultures and economic backgrounds gather to learn, play and grow, as they participate in a broad range of programs among highly-trained and caring adults. Summer campers come to discover, explore, learn new skills and create while taking risks in a warm supportive diverse community that bring enjoyment while sharing the space with resident peacocks.

JULY THEME CAMP 5 WEEKS: 6/24/19 - 7/26/19
Four division of children 3yrs. 10 mos. Old to 13 yrs. 9 mos. Old as of 9/1/18
The ACTion never stops as the daily schedule begins at 9:30 and ends at 4:00. Pre and Post-camp programs are available as well. Our younger campers enjoy sports, creating art, making music, gardening and water play in our aquatic area. Our older campers have a full day of ACTivity including sports, crafts, nature, challenge courses and more. Our oldest campers share in the decision making process, embrace new experiences while enjoying all of the other programs and experiences that ACT has to offer. Fun-filled out of town trips for groups first grade and up round out the ACT experience. Two days carnival, Aqua days with water rides, assemblies and guest performers add a sparkle each campers eye.

AUGUST SPECIALTY CAMP 2 WEEKS 7/29/19 to 8/09/19
The August sessions focuses on art, sports and performing arts. Our youngest campers continue in their own specialized programs with an emphasis on creating and engaging with nature, art, music sports and most of all each other. Expert level staff teach campers the fundamentals of their crafts... Third through ninth graders may select three classes a week in the Art, Sports or Performing Arts Track. They spend their lunch and noontime sharing experiences with other campers and staff.

AUGUST AVENTURE CAMP 1 WEEK 8/12/19 - 8/23/19
Adventure Groups - Must be 4.5 to 11.9 years old as of September 1st
Using imaginative daily themes, campers participate in adventures on and off the campus. The youngest campers focus on activities on and around the Cathedral grounds--playing in our fields, playgrounds and gardens, participating in games, special adventures and art activities. Older campers travel outside Cathedral grounds on public transportation and school buses to take advantage of many of the wonders of New York. While at ACT, campers choose and participate in Adventure Clubs.
 Mill Basin Day Camp, Brooklyn, New York

Telephone: 718.251.6200

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. We are dedicated to providing an exciting and fulfilling camp experience for both children and their parents by providing of fun, recreational, social and educational activities. We have grown over the years to become the most popular summer camp program in the Brooklyn / Queens / Long Island areas. At least that is what the kids & their parents tell us.

The staff consists of professionals, many of whom continue to work in child related fields throughout the year. 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.

We realize and understand the pressures facing today's working parents so we have designed a very flexible registration program. 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.

Jack Grosbard, Owner - Mill Basin Day Camp
 iD Tech Mini: Half & Full Day Camps for Ages 6-9

Telephone: 888-709-TECH (8324)

It’s never too early to dream BIG! Half day or full day camps for aspiring tech innovators ages 6-9. Fun, kid-friendly courses in programming, game design, robotics, and more. Program held at the Berkeley Carroll School.



 Camp Fashion Design, New York, New York

Telephone: 888-757-5575

Camp Fashion Design invites all fashionistas to explore the world of fashion and design this summer in NYC! Meet stars from TV's hit show 'Project Runway', visit FIT, tour Mood Fabrics, showrooms, meet designers, sketch, design and so much more as you spend the week learning what it's like to be a designer in the fashion capital of the world! Visit us at www.campfashiondesign.com!

 Modeling Camp, New York, New York

Telephone: 888-757-5575

Modeling Camp invites all girls to explore the world of modeling and fashion this summer! Come 'discover the model in you' as you have your own photo shoot, participate in a real fashion show and meet stars from TV's hit show 'America's Next Top Model!' Located in Manhattan, this highly acclaimed camp which has been featured on Good Morning America and NBC NY, offers programs for girls ages 11-17. Visit us for more information at www.modelingcamp.com!
 Camp Quinipet, Shelter Island Heights, New York

Telephone: 631-749-0430

Established in 1947, Quinipet is built upon the rocks of Faith, Courage, Love, Humility and Honesty, creating a foundation that welcomes campers from all walks of life, faith, and church affiliation.  Quinipet is accredited by the American Camp Association with roots in the Methodist tradition.

Overnight Camp:
Traditional: Ages 7-17,  Sailing: Ages 9-17

Campers ages 7-8 sample activities all around camp, from crafts to fishing, with their bunk group. Campers age 9+  choose electives for the week, tailoring their activity schedule and meeting new friends. Every week includes camper favorites - enjoying the water, getting silly with all camp activities, and eating lots of s'mores!  

Day Camp:
Ages 5-14

Day Camp has all the spirit and tradition of  overnight camp, complete with waterfront, sports, and arts activities. Activities are age appropriate and hands on, with campers ages 5-8 in small groups with campers the same age.  Every day includes structured activities ranging from art, nature exploration, cooking, and noncompetitive sports. Day campers 9+ have the opportunity to choose their own electives, adding variety to their day!


 School of Creative & Performing Arts, New York, New York

Telephone: 800-718-2787

SOCAPA offers arts intensives for teens in filmmaking, photography, acting, dance, and music. Our summer programs range in length from one to three weeks. Our students come from all over the world to join our programs. Whether novice or advanced, each is dedicated to working hard and gaining the most they can for the length of their program. We love working with the next generation of performing artists; our teachers and staff are passionate and love what they do, and our students do too! In addition, we take advantage of our beautiful locations, planning trips and time to enjoy new friendships in some of the most artistic cities in the USA! SOCAPA provides a unique combination of intense creativity and summer fun - we hope you'll join us this summer!
 Eversoul Institute High School Summer Program, New York, NY

Telephone:  800-548-8004

Eversoul Institute High School Summer Program on Creativity
July 18-22, 2016
July 25-29, 2016
at Columbia University
To register, visit
Registration fee:  $1,299 

The Eversoul Institute’s Summer Program on Creativity helps give high school students the foundation to develop and explore creativity and interdisciplinary thinking. The Creative Forum provides an introduction to Creative Thinking by using a combination of examples and exercises. The course will first offer students an examination of common biases and how they often lead thinking down a preset path. Next, students will deal with creativity as association, focus on divergent thinking and cognitive flexibility using examples from finance, literature, art and languages.

This is a fast-paced course which exposes students to a variety of concepts, some of which are at college levels. It is recommended for students who are currently performing at advanced levels or are willing to put in extra effort to meet the demands of the course.  The Creative Forum is intended for high school students aged 16 to 18. Students should be currently attending their sophomore, junior or senior year during the 2015/16 academic year in order to apply.

This one-week course will be offered twice - July 18-22 and July 25-29. Classes are held from 9:30 am until 3 pm on the campus of Columbia University and lunch will be served. Registration fee:  $1,299 per student.   

To register or for more information, visit www.Eversoulinstitute.com or e-mail registration@eversoulinstitute.com.

 iD Tech Camps: Code, Game, Create!

Telephone: 888-709-TECH (8324)

Learn code, game design, app development, web design, film, photography, and more in a fun camp setting! Ages 7-17 create and innovate with personalized instruction—only 8 students per instructor. Held at top universities in NYC including Columbia, NYU, and more.



 Alexa Café: Chic, All-Girls Tech Learning Experience

Telephone: 888-709-TECH (8324)

Calling all girls! Immerse in this chic concept where girls ages 10-15 collaborate and discover coding, design, filmmaking, leadership, entrepreneurship, philanthropy, and more in a unique, stylish setting. Make a difference in the world. Program held at the Berkeley Carroll School.



iD Programming Academy for Teens Held at NYU

Telephone: 888-709-TECH (8324)

Calling all teen coders! Two-week, pre-college, immersive experience in coding, app development, game modding, and robotics held at NYU. For ages 13-18.




 A Midsummer Day's Camp - New York, New York

Telephone:  212-539-8500

 A Midsummer Day’s Camp is a conservatory-style acting program developed for actors aged 14-18 at The Public Theater. It focuses specifically on the challenges, rigors, and joys of performing Shakespeare’s work. The intensive curriculum combines work on acting, voice, movement, games, text analysis, clown, and stage combat. Some experience with Shakespeare is helpful as well as an interest in a career in the professional theater. In addition to exposing young people to the art and craft of contemporary Shakespearean production, A Midsummer Day’s Camp seeks to build community. Through the collaborative process of theater-making, ensemble building, and reflection on Shakespeare’s resonance within the human experience, the Camp nurtures hearts as well as imaginations.  There will be a final presentation of the work done in camp for friends and family in one of The Public’s Off-Broadway Theaters on Saturday, August 15.   www.publictheater.org 
The City College of New York Multi Sports Summer Camp

Telephone: (212) 650-8982

The CCNY summer multi-sports camp (Basketball, Baseball, Soccer, Golf, Swimming, Tennis and Volleyball) is a wonderful opportunity for children (Boys / Girls ages 7 to 15) to enjoy exciting recreational activities in the friendly summer setting of the City College of New York’s athletic facilities. Camp day runs from 9:00am to 4:00pm, Monday thru Friday. We offer a early drop-off (8:00am) and a late pick-up (5:00pm or 6:00pm) for a nominal charge. Multi-sport activities, instruction, lunch and a camp t-shirt are included in your tuition payment.

 Discounts: We offer an early bird (May 15th, 2014) discounted registration ($25), multi-session discount ($25) and multi-family member discount ($25).

Four Sessions to chose from:  July 7 - August 1, 2014

Camp Brochure link

Registration link

The CCNY Multi-Sports Summer Camp is licensed by the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and is inspected twice yearly and reports are filed at CCNY Marshak RM J18.

Rolling River Day Camp, East Rockaway, NY

Telephone: 516-593-2267

Since 1993, Rolling River has provided children ages 3-15 with highly supervised, premium camp experiences that result in the development of real life skills, real friendships, and real FUN! Less than 25 miles from New York City, Rolling River is the only private day camp in the Southwest corner of Nassau that is owned/operated by a local family.  RRDC offers every sports/arts activity imaginable, including small group swim instruction & unique riverside tubing and banana boating.  Peanut-aware hot meals and snacks are included with tuition (kosher options available).  Rolling River offers a large variety of weekly off-campus trips and on-campus special events. Many program options include 4, 6 or 8 weeks with flexible camp dates.  Customized payment plans and scholarships available. Air-conditioned bus transportation available to select areas of Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens along with our already popular Long Island routes. Special needs accommodated.  ACA Accredited, Nassau County Board of Health Licensed.  

 SIG has NYC Surrounded!

Telephone: 866-303-4744

Summer Institute for the Gifted is offering three separate day programs in the greater New York City area. These programs are open to qualified students from 4 to 12 years of age. 
• Manhattanville College (Purchase, NY) July 2 – July 20, 2012
• Sarah Lawrence College (Bronxville, NY) July 2 – July 20, 2012
• New! Adelphi Academy (Brooklyn, NY) July 23 – August 10, 2012

Please visit www.giftedstudy.org for more information on these and other SIG programs

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