Summer Camp Guide

Total Tennis Camp

June 22nd - September 3rd, 2015. Exclusive features: 11-week session. Monday through Thursday: 8:30 - 2:30. Camp is designed for all ability levels. Age 5-17. Outdoor and Indoor courts. Combination of instruction & match play. Low camper to staff ratio. Outdoor swimming pool. Hot buffet lunch served daily. Recreation time each afternoon. 1811 OLD KINGS HIGHWAY. SAUGERTIES, NY 12477. TOTALTENNIS.COM. 1-800-221-6496



Play in a Rock Band This Summer

During July and August, New Paltz Rock are providing rock band workshops for school age students. The workshops are designed to teach students how to work as a team, discover what it takes to make a great sound, learn new skills, and experience the excitement of putting on a performance at the end of the week. They will come away with a new found confidence in themselves and their playing.  Workshop Dates: 7/13-7/17 – ages 9-12; 7/20-7/24 – ages 9-12; 7/27-7/31 – ages 13-16; 8/10-8/14 – ages 13-16. Workshops run Monday to Friday, 10am-3pm, at the Unframed Artists Gallery in New Paltz. Students must have basic skills on their instrument. We provide a drum kit, keyboard and amplification for the guitars. For more information visit


YMCA Camp Wiltmeet

Greetings from Camp Wiltmeet!  Swimming, field trips, sports, games, dance parties, arts & crafts, music, theater, and theme days!  Create memories and traditions at Lenape Elementary School in New Paltz. Serving school age campers from June 29th-August 14th, 9:00am-4:30pm each day. Pre- and post-care available. 845-338-3810 x115


YMCA Camp Starfish

Discover Camp Starfish! Located at the Kingston YMCA. Serving campers entering kindergarten through the 4th grade. Session Dates: July 6th-August 14th. Camp hours: 8:30am-5:30pm. Daily healthy lunch and snacks are provided. Swim lessons, reading, journal writing, field trips,community visitors, arts & crafts, sports, games, dance, farming, and cooking! 845-338-3810 x115


Poughkeepsie Day School

Poughkeepsie Day School offers a wide array of unique summer camps for children and young adults. Our camps for ages 4–11 focus on joyful learning and exploration in the arts, adventure, nature and sports. A Young Scholars program for children in grades 2–4 offers enrichment in math or literacy in a creative, fun environment. Maker camps for ages 7–13 include programming, game design, 3D Printing, Minecraft, LEGO® Mindstorms®, stop-motion animation, building, tinkering, homesteading and fiber arts. Young musicians ages 12–18 may choose our highly regarded Jazz Camp featuring professional musicians and amazing guest artists. Our SAT camp for college-bound young adults features veteran instructors and individualized attention. Multiple Sessions: June 15–August 21.


Camp Huguenot

Campers are invited to discover, explore, and experience Historic Huguenot Street, a National Historic Landmark District. Ages 9 – 12. Hidden History Archaeology Camp: July 13 – 17, July 20 – 24. Campers work alongside real archaeologists conducting a live dig. Colonial Kids’ Living History Camp: July 27 – 31. Campers spend time with reenactors, replicating activities from colonial times.


Mountaintop School

Summer Program 2015 with Certified Waldorf Early Childhood Educator. Woodworking, gardening, nature crafts, water play, story-telling, shelterbuilding, forest walks and special guests. Daily organic snacks with weekly feast day around the fire. Situated in our beautiful, protected, forested play yard, our goal is to nurture and protect the young child’s sense of wonder and imagination during the dreamy days of summer. For 2.5 – 7 year olds. NEW THIS SUMMER: Special camp for Little Ones, starting at 18 months. July 13th – August 13th Monday-Thursday 9am-2pm $250 per week or $1,100 for all five weeks Wendy Weinrich (845)-389-7322 68 Band Camp Road, Saugerties, NY 12477.


School for Young Artists

Kathy Anderson’s approach to teaching art inspires kids to create rather than to just learn technique. Kids truly learn to be the essence of an artist. ~Steven Miayo, father of Sebastian, a young artist.  (845) 679-9541 31 Wittenberg Road, Bearsville, NY 12409.



Spark Your Child’s Creativity

Spark Media Project (formerly Children’s Media Project) offers creative media arts summer programs throughout the Hudson Valley for kids of all ages. Spark camps are designed to let your children enjoy their summer while bringing their creative stories to life through filmmaking, animation, and other forms of media arts! (845) 485-4480.



Music Together

Music Together. Bringing Harmony Home. Bring your newborn, toddler, or preschooler to one of our fun-filled classes. Explore musical play, child-friendly instruments, songbooks, and CDs that you use at home. And find out how nurturing our research-based music and movement program can be. Find a class near you in the Hudson Valley:



Green Heron Farm

Green Heron Farm’s Summer Camp Program is a fun way to learn more about horse care and stable management, as well as improving riding skills in a safe, well supervised environment. We offer full and half-day sessions. Call Roberta at 845-246-9427 with questions. $550 for full day program. $350 for 1/2 day program. Daily Schedule: 9:00 - 12:00 AM Session, 12:00 - 12:30 Lunch and 12:30 - 3:30 PM Session. 2015 Dates:  August 3-7, July 6-10, August 10-14, July 13-17, August 17-21, July 20-24 and August 24-28.



Mac Kids Fit Summer Camp

“Inspiring Kids to Be More Active”. Ages 5-12. Dates: June 29th- September 4th. Camp Hours: 8:30 am-4:00 pm. Pre-Care Hours and After Care hours available. Special features include inflatable bounce houses and field games, movie and make something Monday. Theme Tuesday. Wet and Wild Wednesdays. Thinking Thursday. Field trip Fridays. Plus more!!!! Sign up before 6/1/2022 for discount. 845-338-2887.

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