Plenty of Summer Left...Here are Virtual and In-Person Summer Camps for Kids
We are halfway through summer! Parents can still register and sign up for summer camps 2020. Kids can experience a little camp fun this summer. From magic, science, art, space, public speaking, music to family game time, these virtual and in-person summer programs and camps are ready to enrich and entertain your kids. For in-person New Jersey summer camps, Covid19 rules and protocols will limit enrollment to keep everyone safe. Check with individual camps, as dates and times may be subject to change.
Bass Arts Studio Virtual Summer Art Camp
Bass Arts Studio Virtual Summer Art Camp For Kids 9-17, now through August 21, 2020. Montclair NJ based art studio is offering high quality virtual art programs in painting, drawing, collage, sculpture, printmaking and college portfolio prep for children and teens. Children develop confidence through skill building and creative thinking. Register online at Bass Arts Studio, contact 973.509.7588.
Camp Newark Museum - Virtual
Join us as we build community through project-based classes where campers can develop their skills and make life-long friends! Virtual Camp at the Newark Museum of Art will consist of two sessions and teen classes to accommodate all our campers. Mornings will be reserved for children ages 5-7 & 8-12 and afternoons for teens ages 13+. Each week we will explore a different theme! Ages 5 -13+. Participate in two (2) 45-minute LIVE Zoom classes per day and Google Classroom check-ins throughout the week. Register now at Camp Newark Museum.
The Art School At Old Church Virtual Camp
The Old Church's Blast of Art! program is a visual arts day camp that gives young artists ages 6 through 12 the opportunity to paint, draw, create with clay, build models, and so much more! Students can take individual classes, or combine classes to make a full day of art! BLAST OF ART! is going virtual this Summer! Same great classes, same great teachers! The program runs the weeks of August 3, 2020 & August 10, 2020. Call 201.767.7160 or sign up on website www.tasoc.org/blast-of-art
The Center For Contemporary Art Virtual Summer Art Camp
Weekly camps run now through August 28, 2020 for children ages 5-15, in half-day sessions online via Zoom. Children develop important artistic techniques and learn about the principles of visual art, historical periods and well-known artists. Led by professional teaching artists, camps offer curriculum tailored to individual age groups, small class sizes with projects that vary weekly. All art supplies will be provided weekly via curbside pickup. Register at The Center for Contemporary Art in Bedminster www.ccabedminster.org, call 908.275.8828.
Visual Arts Center of New Jersey Summer Art Camp - In-Person and Online
This summer is going to be unlike any we've experienced before, but at the Art Center we’re determined to make it as fun and creative as possible. Visual Arts Center is offering online or in-person art camp for kids and teens. Find beauty in our natural world and celebrate it through art, learn how different cultures create art, make art projects inspired by sports and so much more! Register online at Visual Arts Center, contact 908.273.9121.
COOKING, FASHION, & SEWING CAMPS
Kids Cooking Camp at YCA Marlboro In-Person
Join us at YCA Marlboro in Morganville NJ this summer, beginning July 6, 2020 for our Kids Cooking Camp! Monday - Thursday from 9am-12pm. Children will learn the art of cooking and science of baking while being encouraged to be creative and make their own culinary discoveries. Sign up on-line at YCA Marlboro, call 732.536.7777 or email firstname.lastname@example.org any questions!
2020 Young Designer Summer Camp In-Person
Make & Wear Your Own Fashion Line!! From sketching croquis, sewing by hand or machine to adding details to jazz up creations, this is the program your budding designer has been waiting for!!! SEMI-PRIVATE CAMPS with 2 KIDS/ROOM meet weekly mornings & afternoons, June 6, 2020 to August 24, 2020. All kids ages 7-17 welcome! Located in Englewood, NJ, 201-871-2041, www.kukas-fashion-and-design.com
Ability School Of Englewood Summer Camp - On-Site
Camp is Reopening with 3 sessions:
Full Session - July 6, 2020 - August 14, 2020
Session 1- July 6, 2020 - July 24, 2020
Session 2 -July 27, 2020 - August 14, 2020
Ability School of Englewood NJ has been educating children age 3 - 13 for over 30 years. Our engaging curriculum is geared towards creative and independent learners. Students study at their own pace with 100% mastery. Schedule a free online assessment and/or interview to plan for your child’s future! 201.871.8808, www.abilityschoolnj.com/inquiries
D-E 360° Virtual Summer Connections
Go Virtual and learn boldly with Virtual Summer Connections 2020 with D-E 360! Offering a full range of online courses for students in PreK through Grade 12. Coding, performing and visual arts, entrepreneurship, Driver's Ed., academic credit-earning courses & more! Now through August 14, 2020. Register now at D-E 360° Summer Connections for 1 or more weeks or email email@example.com for more information.
GIFTED & TALENTED CAMPS
Cedar Hill Prep Virtual Gifted & Talented Camp
Cedar Hill Prep School is launching their Virtual Summer Gifted and Talented program which runs from July to August. Program is designed to help students build their critical thinking skills, communication skills, and expand their creative expression. CHP is offering a wide array of classes including Podcasting, African American Leaders, Playwriting and STEM. Register online at Cedar Hill Preparatory School, contact 732.356.5400.
Orator Academy Youth Leadership Summer Virtual Sessions
Orator Academy public speaking and confidence building sessions are customized to fit different age groups with one-on-one exercises and group sessions. For ages 8-12 & 13-17. Located in Livingston, for In-Person and Virtual Session Registration: 973-400-9015. Sign up for Virtual Registration at www.oratoracademy.com
Key skills students gain:
• Structure their thoughts into engaging content
• Nuances of body language
• Analyze their audience
• Establish connections and collaborate
School of Rock of Montclair IN-PERSON and VIRTUAL Camp
School of Rock Montclair is offering one-on-one music lessons, in-person group band rehearsals, and in-person and virtual weekly summer camps. Sign up now...Camp is starting! For students ages 6 to 12. Our camp runs July 2020 to August 2020. Classic Rock Rewind, The Beatles Summer Camp, Radio X: Alternative Music Summer Camp, The Music of Led Zeppelin, Summer Funk & Soul Camp, Songwriting, and Rock 101 Summer Camp. Register online at School of Rock Montclair or call 973.337.5296.
School of Rock Chatham, School of Rock Clark, and School of Rock Cresskill Music Camps
The School of Rock Summer Music Camps is also available at School of Rock Clark, School of Rock Chatham, School of Rock Cresskill. All Students Are Welcome Back for In-Person Lessons, Rehearsals, Group Classes and Summer Camps start as of July 6th! After a deep cleaning, the staff will prepare the facility with social distance procedures to ensure a safe transition for both staff and students.
PERFORMING ARTS SUMMER CAMPS
On the Move Summer Dance Program
Still enrolling for the coming 5 day session: August 17-21 from 9am-3pm (Zoom, Hybrid or physical attendance). If your child is curious about dance but has never danced before, they should try out the On the Move Summer Dance Program. This week-long program of dance is for beginners ages 8-12 who want to dance! It will cover the styles of Latin, Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop and Modern. In addition to learning these dance styles, children will get to look at dance from a historical perspective. In the program, kids see that dance is for everyone and that dance is a very important part of our society and our world. In the end children will come away with a newfound knowledge of dance, where it comes from, and a deeper self worth and confidence. Located at Mariann's School of Dance in Paramus. Register at otmove.com/register.
Montclair Film Virtual Summer Academy
In-depth, intimate workshops are available through August 2020 in Guerrilla Filmmaking, Screenwriting, On Camera Auditioning, Editing, Visual FX, and Sketch Comedy Writing for ages 12+. And because camp is not just for kids, we offer adult mini camp as well. (Scholarships available for qualified students). Contact 973.783.6433, register at www.montclairfilm.org
Virtual Magic Camp With Academy Of Amazement
Teaches life skills through STEAM. Kids get a professional magic kit & graduation magic wand. Kids ages 7-12 will unlock the wonder of magic and learn how to make objects pass through other solid objects, find hidden magical treasures, create unique ways to sniff out a volunteer's card & more. Kids will perform a magic show after each session. Great hands on learning, critical thinking, creativity and collaboration. Register at Academy of Amazement or email ErinRay@AcademyofAmazement.com
Virtual Summer Programs at Mason Gross School of the Arts (Rutgers)
Rutgers Community Arts is excited to offer a wide range of remote learning programs this July and August for participants ages 5 to 18 in Art & Design, Dance, Graphic Design, Music, Theater, and Visual Arts. Now you can explore, create, and perform under the guidance of Rutgers faculty – all from the comfort of your own home! Registration is now open, sign up at Summer Programs at Mason Gross School of the Arts, 848.932.1500.
Westfield School of Dance Online Summer Camp
Experience online summer dance right in your own home. Dance days are always fun at WSOD. Choose from 2 open level options: 6-10 year old open level or 11 years old & up open level. ALL classes are conducted on the ZOOM platform. Kids dance, family dance, and more! Visit us online at Westfield School of Dance to register, or contact 908.789.3011.
Wolf Performing Arts Center Virtual Summer Theatre Camp
Wolf Performing Arts Center is dedicated to enriching the lives of young people through learning, experiencing, and creating theatre. Join us this summer for our Live Virtual Summer Theatre Camp 2020 and experience on-your-feet, creative theatre opportunities with a final showcase at the end of each week. Sing, dance, act, design, create, and explore with half and full day options. Camps available now through week of August 24, 2020. Contact 610.642.0233, Register online Wolf PAC Virtual Summer Theatre Camp.
PRESCHOOL SUMMER CAMPS
Apple Montessori Schools & Camps On-Site And Home Based Summer Camp
Summer Camp and fall enrollment are open and spots are filling up at Apple Montessori! Offering Infant, Toddler, Preschool Kindergarten programs, and an Elementary School, we are committed to health and safety and provide a loving, fun, and enriching environment for your child to thrive. Programs vary per location. We have 15 locations throughout NJ. Call 888.672.5552. Schedule a live virtual tour at Apple Montessori
Evelyn Street Day School / Daycare & Preschool In-Person Summer Enrichment
Full S.T.E.A.M ahead! Exciting and educational summer enrichment program for children 12 months to 6 years, runs between now through September 4, 2020. On-Site S.T.E.A.M. Enrichment Program and Tiny Adventurers' Science Club. Organic meals are included in our tuition. Reasonable prices, weekly rates. Outdoor and indoor space, hands-on activities, water play, small groups, caring staff, clean facility, strict COVID-19 policy. Located in Paramus NJ. Contact us at 201.523.9555 or visit www.evelynstreetdayschool.com
Noah's Ark Summer Sessions In-Person
Re-Opening Plan with summer sessions from Infants - 6 yrs. Includes half or full day weekly options, with limited capacity to keep a low teacher
to student ratio. Choose 5, 3, or 2 days, Half Day (8am-12:30pm) or 5 Full Day (8am-3pm). 8 Students Per Group. Read about their COVID19 updates. We have 2 locations, North Plainfield NJ and Westfield NJ. Email firstname.lastname@example.org,
Contact Westfield: 908.232.0175, www.learnontheark.com , Contact North Plainfield: 908.757.8885, https://www.facebook.com/N.Plainfield/
STEM CAMPS (SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, COMPUTERS, ROBOTICS)
The Buehler Challenger & Science Center Summer Camp In-Person
Buehler is open for 4 weeks of hands on, activities with an emphasis on science as it relates to space. Experienced, certified teachers will facilitate each camp, with very low student to teacher ratio. Camps include:
• Little Astronauts, 9am-11am
• Astronaut Adventure, 9am-1pm
• Astronaut Rookies, 9am-3pm
• Mega Camp, 9am-3 pm
• Preparing for Flight, 9am-3pm
• Product Engineering
Camp sessions runs thru August 6, 2020, running 4 weeks with limited capacity for Grade K - 12th on the campus of Bergen Community College. Call 201.251.8589, or visit www.bcsc.org
Dinosaurs Rock Parties & 5-Day Virtual Camps
We Bring The Museum To You …In person or virtually! Giant life-size exhibits, Interactive shows, and best of all…Hands-on Activities with REAL fossils, minerals and more (we ship to your home!) Multiple science themes – Dinosaurs & Fossils, Rocks & Minerals, Sharks & Oceans, Insects, Rocketry. Hours of fun! Sign up now…limited spots available. Ages 4-14. Call 845.368.3466 or register at www.DinosaursRock.com
Ivy Virtual Camp
Ivy Virtual Camp offers kids (ages of 5 to 15) over 50 weekly classes in STEAM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math. Instructors are LIVE so they will guide students in mini-lessons and projects-based learning. Popular classes are Computer Programming, Minecraft, Video Game Creation, Roblox Game Design, YouTube Video Creation, 3D Printing. We have MANY innovative classes you won't find anywhere else. Classes are limited to 6 students to ensure a positive and interactive learning experience. All classes are weekly, Monday to Friday - Most classes are 15 hours in duration – 3 hours per day. Mini classes are 8 hours duration – 1.5 hours per day. Enroll for one week or multiple weeks (no minimums). Register online at Ivy Virtual Camp for weeks of 8/3/2020, 8/10/2020, 8/17/2020. Contact 908.899.1338.
Little Ivy Academy Summer Camp 2020 - Onsite and Online
At Little Ivy Academy Summer Camp, you choose: Limited-enrollment no-contact Online or appropriately regulated On-Campus camp options. Now through the week of August 17, 2020, your Kids Can Build & Code athletic robots, fruit-chomping, space-blasting video games, awesome e-commerce websites, apps & AI, too. Create & Film Epic Stop-Animation Videos, Track & Capture Chaos-Causing Spy Rings, Take a Space Journey to Infinity & Beyond and more! Days filled with real hands-on discovery & real fun-- with projects from beginner to advanced and plenty of camp fun, too -- await your campers ages 6-14 when they join us this summer for a Camp Experience Like No Other. Register now at Little Ivy Academy or call 201.444.8400.
Montclair Learning Center Virtual And In-Person Summer Camp
Montclair Learning Center is offering a wonderful mix of STEM programs in a fun and engaging camp setting for our 16th year. Small in-person summer camp will be offered from July 6, 2020 to August 28, 2020 (Space will be limited). With guidance from the CDC and local health officials, they will implement strict hygiene measures to ensure the health and safety of our students and staff throughout the summer and limit all the risks related to COVID-19. Virtual Summer Camps will create an amazing and memorable virtual experience for the summer through August 28, 2020. Camp options include: Coding, Robotics, Chess, 3D Design, SPA Science, Digital Arts, Kitchen Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Pokemon STEM, Star Wars STEM, Harry Potter STEM, Roblox Video game Design, Minecraft, and more. Call 973.744.7464 or register at Montclair Learning Center or email us at email@example.com.
Robot Revolution's Robotics Camp Online And In Person
Robot Revolution is offering Robotics Camp, with both online and (small) in-person classes; This will be an exciting introduction to robotics. Design, build, and program a VEX IQ robot and then solve a series of fun challenges while developing their skills. The class culminates with the Grand Challenge. Choose from 4 week sessions that will meet 2x per week (In person - 2.5 hrs, or online - 1.5 hours). Grades 4 - 12. Sessions start June 29! We are the largest NJ robotics school. We offer in-person camps in Summit NJ and Edison NJ. Call 908.608.8896 or sign up at Robot Revolution at www.robotrevolution.net/summercamp.html
Snapology Monmouth County NJ Summer Camp
Snapology is a STEAM education program that teaches kids to build, learn, and create! Snapology has a Discovery Center in Tinton Falls offering in-person camps such as Robotics, Engineering, LEGO® bricks, Animation, Science, and more. Virtual Camps and Classes are also available weekly for parents wanting an at-home option. Learn, build, and imagine with Snapology this summer! Ages: 5-14 Call 732.965.SNAP or register at www.snapology.com/location/monmouth
STEM Academy For Young Kids In-Person and Virtual
STEM Academy has the perfect summer camp programs for your child/children! STEM activities including Robotics, Computer Programming, Engineering and much more! Art sessions include painting class, oil paints, PuppetWorks, drawing and much more! Physical activities include Soccer, Dance, Karate, Yoga along with fun filled activities such as Chess, Public Speaking, Theater and much more! PreK and Kindergarten (4-5 years) and grades 1- 7 or 6-13 years old. Children are grouped according to their grades and age. Full & Half Day Program, extended care Available Mon - Fri, 7am-7pm. ONSITE Summer Camp begins July 6, 2020 with 2 locations in Edison NJ and Chesterfield, NJ. Call 732.243.9793 or 609.400.5090 or sign up at www.igostem.com
SPORTS CAMPS (BASEBALL, SWIMMING)
Safe Splash Swim School Cedar Grove
SafeSplash Swim School is offering private, semi-private and small-group weekly lessons (max of 3 students). New safety measures include wellness checks, hourly disinfecting of the facility, social distancing and instructor shields. The proprietary curriculum is focused on safety and skills development and is taught by expert instructors who are passionate about teaching the life skill of swimming. Visit our Facebook or Instagram pages to learn more about the new safety measures in place and get a better feel for the swim magic happening at SafeSplash each week. Enroll online at SafeSplash Cedar Grove or by calling 973-320-7070
Yankees Baseball VIRTUAL Summer Camps and an Updated ON-SITE-Camp Schedule
Yankees Baseball Summer Camps is excited to announce an updated on-site camp schedule for the summer of 2020. On-site camp will be offered throughout August 2020 with week-long experiences at various locations in New Jersey and New York. This is the perfect opportunity for your ballplayer to get back onto the field! Our unique baseball curriculum will help players, ages 5 to 13, of all abilities develop both on and off the field while teaching lessons such as resiliency, optimism and goal setting. Virtual Camp sessions are 100% online with live and interactive sessions geared to ignite the Yankees passion in your camper. Sessions are one-hour each day with a remote coach who will work with campers on a mix of baseball skill and training, baseball themed STEM and art projects and team building. Camps will be broken up by age group with sessions available for 3-6 year olds as well as sessions for 7-11 year olds. Offered the weeks of August 3rd, 10th and 17th with a new theme and developmental focus each week! For detailed information on our COVID-19 protocols and changes to our camp experience, please click here. If you have any questions, please contact a member of our team at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212.381.7786. Register online at www.yankees.com/camps.