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Summer Camps Guide

Stuart Country Day School


(609) 921-2330

Summer at Stuart offers a variety of day programs featuring academic >enrichment, arts, and athletics programs as well as a play camp program. >Before and after Camp activities are also available. Programs are open >to Stuart and non-Stuart students ranging from age 4 through high >school, depending on program. The StuArts coeducational arts program >offers campers entering grades 1 to 5 a one- or two, or three-week camp >experience combining visual and performing arts activities, as well as >dance and visual arts courses. Campers may attend sessions from June 15 >through July 2. The Performing Arts camp is held June 15 – 26. Campers >entering grades 6 to 9 will receive instruction in music, drama and >dance culminating in a camp production on June 26.

Waldorf School Of Princeton


609-466-1970

Waldorf School of Princeton is pleased to announce its 2017 Summer Camp season! Parents of children ages 4-13 may enroll online through the website, for one or both of our two-week sessions running July 10 through August 4.

All campers explore, create, and dream amidst 20 acres of fields, forests, gardens, and creek; common activities include water play, food preparation, painting, and cooperative games with their groups. Each session is led by trained Waldorf educators; hours available from 8:30am to 5:30pm.

Princeton Day School


609.924.6700

Make summer memories! Princeton Day School offers over 150 programs in Arts, Academics, Athletics and Adventure! Choose half-day or full-day camps which run 1 to 4 weeks . Available to your children ages 3-18. Consider ceramics, lacrosse, writing, SAT prep, fencing, computers, woodworking, theater, overnight and day adventures and SO MUCH MORE! Princeton Day School’s 105-acre campus offers fantastic facilities including computer labs, art rooms, a ceramics studio, a photography lab, a wood shop, an architecture lab, science labs, a music suite that includes a computer lab, two kitchens, a 350-seat theater, three gyms, a synthetic playing field, numerous playing fields, tennis courts, fitness center and skating rink. Summer Programs’ goal is to provide children with a nurturing and stimulating environment which allows them to discover new interests, develop new talents and encourage exploration. Our programs offer opportunities for personal growth while learning and having lots of fun.

Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart


609-921-6499

3-D ART CAMP Coed Entering 3rd - 6th - Motion...Action... Study the art of Alexander Calder and create three dimensional artwork using clay, wood, paper, stone and wire. Campers will do hands-on art projects, building skills and using creative thinking. Projects will include making gargoyles, stabiles, mobiles, wire animals and sea creatures.

GO GREEK! ART CAMP Coed Entering 3rd - 6th - Discover what life was like thousands of years ago for children just like you in Greece. You'll make the kind of clothes they wore, write using their alphabet, make a hydria out of clay, learn about Greek mythology and celebrate a holiday in honor of the birthday of Athena with a festival called the Panathenaic Games.

SOMETHING CONSTRUCTIVE ART CAMP Coed Entering K- 2nd - Something Constructive engages children in making three-dimensional artwork. They will use wire, found objects, plaster, gauze, and paper mache to build masterpieces.

Princeton Montessori School


609-924-4594

Artful Architecture: Design & Build/Tae Kwon Do - July 22-August 2 This hands-on session will engage student’s bodies, minds, and imaginations to explore how buildings and cities are designed and built. Field trips, and special guests during the session. We will learn about world-renowned architects as we visit the Princeton University campus to see the works of Frank Gehry, I.M.Pei and Michael Graves. They will design a floor plan of their “dream” room and create their own 3D artwork. Students will enjoy Tae Kwon Do instruction 3 times per week. (grades 1-5)

Art in Nature meets the Digital Age/Golf June 19-July 3 This session is a fusion of two very distinct art forms and how they interact and compliment each other. Children will take digital photographs of their natural creations and manipulate them in new and original ways to document their imaginative works. During the session,each child will create a digital book. Golf lesson 3x (grades 1-5)

YingHua International School


609-375-8015

Info Session March 25, 10:30 - 12 Noon YHIS Summer Camp, the only Chinese immersion and cultural camp in the greater Princeton area, offers a unique opportunity for young learners to acquire and use Mandarin Chinese effectively and to obtain an understanding of authentic Chinese culture.

Children ages 3 - 15 will celebrate Chinese Culture with cooking, dance, performing arts, coding, and more - different themes every 2 weeks and field trips!

Register by March 30 for at least 4 weeks = 10% discount on camp fees and waived $50 registration fee. Register by May 30 for at least 4 weeks = $50 registration fee waived. 10% sibling discount. No prior Chinese knowledge necessary. More info: www.yhis.org/programs-e/summer-camp-2017.html

Arts Council of Princeton


609-924-8777

The Arts Council of Princeton's popular Summer Art Camps and Summer Art Studios will run from June 26 through September 1, presenting 10 weekly themed options of art enrichment programs for ages 5-16. With many newly added programs, as well as traditional favorites including drawing, painting, ceramics, digital arts and drama, children, pre-teens and teens are sure to find a program suited to their interests. ACP's Summer Art Camps and Studios are held in state-of-the-art facilities and led by professional artist educators who will guide participants along the way to achieve individual creative goals while fostering group collaborations in a supportive environment.  Paul Robeson Center for the Arts, 102 Witherspoon Street, Princeton NJ. Full descriptions/register at www.artscouncilofprinceton.org/

Rambling Pines Day Camp


609-466-1212

Rambling Pines is located in nearby Hopewell, NJ. Tuition includes door-to-door transportation, daily lunch (including a fantastic cookout on Fridays) and a daily afternoon snack. The sprawling campus, on 225 acres, includes 2 lakes, 4 swimming pools, 4 tennis courts, 4 Ga Ga courts, sports fields, a gymnasium, extensive indoor facilities including creative and performing arts studios, mini-golf course, a low ropes challenge course, a golf driving range, mountain biking trails and much more! Since 1976, we have provided just the right combination of fun and challenging activities that create the most exciting day camp around, for little ones, elementary and middle school aged children - all the way to teens.

Ages 3 - 15. Door-to-door bus and lunch included. Generous Sibling Discounts: 2nd child receives 10% discount, 3rd a 25% discount, and the 4th a 50% discount. Pine Cone Campers: lower pricing tier for full time Pre-K - 1st grade campers.

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The Pennington School


609-737-1838

Arts Camps at The Pennington School are led by fine arts faculty members and are appropriate for ages 10-15. All camps are open to both new and experienced artists, and will take place in the beautiful, air-conditioned Center for the Arts. Camp fees include lunch daily in the dining hall. Hours are 9 - 3p.m. Before-and after-camp care are available at an additional cost. Cost: $425/week for 1-week sessions which run 6/29 - 7/27. More info and descriptions at www.pennington.org/summerprograms

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ESF Summer Camps at The Lawrenceville School


609-896-0606

Mini Camp, (age 3): A Fun-Filled, first camp experience! Day Camp (ages 4-8): Daily swim instruction plus: art, sports, science, Innovation Lab, fencing, archery, Gaga, theme days and more! Sports Camp ( ages 6-14): Instruction and league games in soccer, basketball, baseball, street hockey , lacrosse, team handball, flag football, tennis and golf. Swimming is available daily. Senior Camp ( ages 9-15): Reach new heights through innovative True Life Adventures! Award-winning activities: art, swimming, leadership training, sports, tennis, fencing, fishing and canoeing, archery, Gaga, and more! Specialty Major Camps (grades preK-10): Specialty camps for varied grades and interests. Tech Camps (grades K-10): Choose from a variety of tech camps for a hands-on experience that allow for exploration and fun!. All Camps are Co-ed! ESF offers 2-9 week options-June 20-August 19, 2016, extended day available.

LakeView Day Camp


732-821-8933

LakeView is an amazing 20 acre oasis on Farrington Lake situated in the quaint community of East Brunswick, NJ. With a strong history and many wonderful traditions, LakeView is an amazing place your children will love to call home. A co-ed day camp that offers a very wide variety of activities including arts, sports, swimming, and adventure based classes. Be as creative as you can in cooking, ceramics and woodshop or play to your hearts content in hockey, soccer, tennis, basketball, or even gaga. Test your skills in mountain biking, ropes course, or kayaking on the lake. Then never stop learning with pioneering, archery, and Mad Science. With a total camper to staff ratio of almost 3 to 1, well trained specialists, seasoned adult leadership team, and international staff  to share their cultures and experiences, your children could not be in better hands.

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Appel Farm Arts Camp

457 Shirley Road Elmer NJ 08318

800-394-8478

Appel Farm Summer Arts Camp

PO Box 888 Elmer NJ 08318

856-358-2472

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Appel Farm Summer Arts Camp

457 Shirley Road Elmer NJ 08318

800-394-8478

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Arts Council Of Princeton Summer Arts Camp

Princeton Junior School 90 Fackler Road Lawrenceville NJ 08648

609-924-8777 x101

Creative Kids Place

33 Railroad Place Hopewell NJ 08525

609-466-5437

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Firehouse Gallery Summer Art Camp


609-298-3742

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French American School of Princeton

75 Mapleton Road Princeton NJ 08540

609-430-3001

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Grier Summer Camp

2522 Grier School Road Birmingham PA 16686

814- 684-3000

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Hunterdon Art Museum

7 Lower Center Street Clinton NJ 08809

908-735-8415

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iD Programming Academy for Teens held at Princeton


888-709-TECH (8324)

iD Tech Camps held at Princeton


888-709-TECH (8324)

Mercer County Community College, Camp College

1200 Old Trenton Road West Windsor NJ 08550

609-570-3311

Performing Arts Day Camp at The Dance Connection of Hillsborough

1 Jill Court, Building 16, Suite 12 & 14 Hillsborough NJ 08844

908-874-8800

Potter's Alley

23 West Delaware Avenue Pennington NJ 08534

609-818-0105

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Princeton Friends School

470 Quaker Road Princeton NJ 08540

609-683-1194 x44

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Princeton Junior School

90 Fackler Rd Princeton NJ 08540

609 924-8126

Princeton Rec. Summer Day Camp

380 Witherspoon Street Princeton NJ 08540

609-921-9480

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Rutgers Preparatory School

1345 Easton Avenue Somerset NJ 08873

732-545-5600

Smudges and Strokes

First Presbyterian Church of Dutch Neck 154 South Mill Rd. Princeton Junction NJ 08550

917-331-7466

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Spruce Street Community Center

1040 Spruce Street Lawrence NJ 08648

609-695-6060

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Stone Soup Circus


609-497-7326

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Summer at Westminster - Westminster College of the Arts Rider University

Lawrenceville Campus 2083 Lawrenceville Road Lawrenceville NJ 08648

609-924-7416

That Pottery Place-Imagination Art Camp

217 Clarksville Road West Windsor NJ 08550

609-716-6200

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The Lewis School Of Princeton

53 Bayard Lane Princeton NJ 08540

609-924-8120

West Windsor Arts Council

952 Alexander Road West Windsor NJ 08550

609-716-1931

Yu's Elite Education

666 Plainsboro Road Suite 1238 Plainsboro NJ 08536

908-988-4695

YWCA Princeton

59 Paul Robeson Place Princeton NJ 08540

609-497-2100

Arts Council of Princeton
Cambridge School
Lavner Camps!
Princeton Day School
International Ivy Summer Enrichment Programs
Nassau Tennis Club
City Kidz World Summer Program
5E Academy
George School
Rambling Pines Day Camp
eCamps.com
Notre Dame High School
Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart
Stuart Country Day School
Princeton University Sports Camps
Camp Mason
The Pennington School
Princeton National Rowing Association
The Bridge Academy
ESF Summer Camps at The Lawrenceville School
Rambling Pines Day Camp
Westminster Conservatory of Music
School of Rock
Kelsey Theatre
Fusion Academy
New Horizons Montessori
Rising Stars Voice Studio
Waldorf School Of Princeton