Our comprehensive summer camp guide profiles local summer camps in Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Downtown Brooklyn, Gowanus, BoCoCa, Prospect Park and beyond! We have listed program details, age groups, dates, hours, costs and contact information for each camp for children 2 years to 18 years old. The guide includes arts, movie making, math, basketball, roblox, DNA, nature, theater, soccer, gymnastics, science, E-sports, mythology and many more camps. Check back in as we are adding many more camps in the next weeks!
Amazing Athletes & Soccer Stars Camps and Classes | Prospect Park & Cadman Plaza
Program Details: Super Soccer Stars is Brooklyn’s #1 youth soccer program for over 20 years! We use the ball to help children not only improve soccer skills, but develop self-confidence, teamwork, and socialization skills. Certified coaches work in small groups using an age-specific curriculum, providing each player with individual attention. Choose from FUNdamentals, Advanced Training, or Amazing Athletes multi-sport options. Private sessions also available – coaches come to you! All programs follow local and CDC guidelines for safe play.
Ages: 1 to 12+ years
Early Bird Special: Promo Code: BKLYNSUMMER for $20 off camp enrollment
Camp costs: Price varies by program and location
Camp dates: June – September
Camp hours: Half day camps (AM), or weekly classes (PM & full day)
Address: Prospect Park & Cadman Plaza Park
Beam Camp | Strafford, New Hampshire
Program: Beam Camp is a summer sleep away camp in Strafford, NH that focuses on skill-building, collaborative challenge, agency and mentorship. At Beam Camp, campers and staff come together to build spectacular projects, which helps us explore what it means to make things with our own bodies and brains and how that kind of creativity is relevant and applicable to everything in our lives. Each summer, Beam Camp commissions a unique large-scale Project, ranging from the conceptual to the structural, which is then built by teams of campers and staff. In addition to the large project, each Camper also designs a personal Independent Work project which they create over the course of the session. We transform ideas into artifacts and personal achievement into community success. We also have a lot of fun.
Ages: Ages 11-17 (youth entering 5th grade and up)
Camp dates: July 9th 2022 to, August 6th, 2022
Camp hours: Beam Camp is a sleepaway camp, daily camp schedule runs from 8am to 9pm.
Costs: $6,900 (includes $200 non-refundable deposit)
Location: Strafford, NH (transportation from NYC is provided)
Brooklyn Conservatory of Music 2022 Summer Camps | Park Slope
Program: Brooklyn Conservatory of Music (BKCM) is offering one- or two-week summer camp options. Students can enroll in the same camp for two weeks or a different camp each week. Financial aid is available. BKCM Summer Music Camps include:
PIANO EXPLORERS SUMMER CAMP (ages: kindergarten–2nd grade);
SUMMER PIANO, GUITAR & STRINGS CAMP (ages: 8–14);
AMY WINEHOUSE SUMMER JAZZ CAMP (ages: 10–18);
BROOKLYN BAND ACADEMY CAMP (ages 9-14).
Ages: Kindergarten and up
Dates: PIANO EXPLORERS SUMMER CAMP (August 8-12 and/or August 15-19);
SUMMER PIANO, GUITAR & STRINGS CAMP (July 18-22 and/or July 25-29);
AMY WINEHOUSE SUMMER JAZZ CAMP (July 5-8 and/or July 11-15);
BROOKLYN BAND ACADEMY CAMP (August 1-5)
Costs: $750 – one week | $1,400 – two weeks
Address: 58 Seventh Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217 | Park Slope
Brooklyn Heights Montessori School Summer Camp | Cobble Hill
Program Details: A Montessori Summer is open to children from all schools ages 3-5. The camp programming will include Montessori activities, science, arts and crafts, music, and drama. Whether they are inside our cool and air-conditioned Montessori classrooms, on the rooftop playground, or on our outdoor turf field, Montessori campers are always under the experienced care and guidance of our staff of summer camp teachers. A Montessori Summer is the perfect place for campers to enjoy new experiences, get a sense of the Montessori environment, and start to adjust to the routines of the school day.
Ages: 3-5 years
Camp costs: Tuition varies by session and half-day or full-day programming
Camp dates: Session I: July 5-15, Session II: July 18-29, Session III: August 1-12
Camp hours: Half-day (9:00am-12:00pm), Full-day (9:00am-3:00pm)
Address: 185 Court Street | Cobble Hill
Brooklyn Nets Basketball Academy | Various locations
Program: Join the #1 Summer Camp in the NBA! The Brooklyn Nets Basketball Academy philosophy strives to develop the person as well as the court player, encouraging all campers to be the best versions of themselves in everything they do. Girls and boys, ages 6 – 17, learn from experienced coaches trained the “Nets Way.” Our full-day and overnight experiences accommodate all skill levels. Players are grouped on the first day based on ability in order to improve tactical, technical and physical ability. Together players from all over the U.S. and around the world will hone their skills in a fun and supportive environment for a rewarding experience for all.
Ages: Girls and Boys, ages 6 – 17
Early Enrollment Special: Ends at Midnight on February 14, 2022
Camp Costs: Day Camp – $545 plus registration fee, Overnight Camp – $1,495 plus registration fee
Camp Dates: Vary by location from the Week of June 27 to the Week of August 22, 2022
Camp Hours: Day Camp – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (may vary slightly by location), Overnight Camp – please refer to our website
Locations: Fort Greene, South Slope and multiple Day Camp locations throughout CT, NY and NJ; Overnight camp is located in Equinunk, PA
Brooklyn Robot Foundry Summer Camp | Gowanus
Program: Make it a summer of creativity and fun at Brooklyn Robot Foundry! Kids will have a blast building really cool robots and enjoying tons of other fun activities within each of the weekly themes. They will also be playing games, enjoying choice time, and having lots of movement breaks and park adventures (as weather permits).
Ages: In-Person: 5 – 10 years
Camp dates: June 28 – Sept 2
Camp hours: 9am to 3pm (extended day until 5.30 pm)
Camp costs: $625 + $75 materials fee per week
Eary Bird Discount: Register before February 21st to automatically receive 10% off the program fee.
Address: 4th Street | Gowanus
Camp Half Blood | Prospect Park
Program: Camp Half-Blood is a fully immersive camp experience designed for children in 2nd to 7th grade. On their journey toward becoming legends, campers (AKA Demigods) learn sword-training, armor forging, myth-crafting, storytelling and more–all with the goal of unleashing the hero inside them.
Location: Prospect Park, Brooklyn
Ages: Rising 2nd- 7th grades
Dates: Monday through Friday, June 13th, 2022 – August 19th, 2022 (9:00 am – 4:00 pm)
Camp hours: 9 am to 4 pm
Camp costs: $595 per week
Location: Prospect Park
Camp Jump-in | Carroll Gardens
Camp Jump-in remains a recognized industry leader, continually raising the bar for what day camp can be! Our relentless pursuit of excellence means that Jump-in campers enjoy the premier summer day camp experience. Whether you are considering us for your camp needs or the traditional day camp experience, summer camp at Jump-In is filled with fun, adventure, excitement, and new friends. Our camp program is based on family values: friendship, honesty, respect, responsibility, kindness, and love. We strive to nurture all of our campers in a challenging and supportive environment where their safety and well-being are a top priority.
Camp Jump-In is directed by professional mentors and staff that are dedicated and dynamic leaders. They were carefully chosen due to their maturity, patience, and vast experience in working with children
Ages: 5 to 13+ years
Camp costs: $550 weekly
Camp dates: June 20 – August 12
Camp hours: 8AM to 6pm
Address: 273 Court Street | Carroll Gardens
Camp Léman | Lower Manhattan
Program: Léman Manhattan Preparatory School successfully offered in-person Camp Léman for entering PK3-5th graders last summer and is excited to be welcoming campers again this year! Sports, swimming, arts, movement, science, martial arts, and many other activities are offered in groups led by our outstanding, experienced staff (each group is led by a teacher). Required vaccinations for campers and staff will be accompanied by other protocols to best ensure health and safety. Our spacious classrooms, rooftop play area, large gymnasium, indoor pool, and nearby parks provide the ideal environment for campers to engage in varied programming to make each day unique. Nutritious lunches are prepared by our own culinary team. Full or half day options are available for our PreK aged campers. Flexible weekly enrollment is offered.
Age groups: 3 years – entering 5th Grade
Dates: June 27 to August 5
Hours: 8:30 am – 3:30 pm (half day until 1:00 pm)
Location: Lower Manhattan
Camp Maritime | Coney Island
Program: Camp Maritime is the premier water sports camp and academy with unparalleled world class instruction that focuses on experiential learning. Our curriculum was created by life long sailors and tailored to local waters. We have developed a unique approach to support personal growth in a controlled environment in which children can feel secure and confident in every aspect of learning. Water sports has evolved from coastal pastimes to a global phenomenon. Surfing, Wakeboarding, Waterskiing, Kayaking, Windsurfing and Canoeing are Olympic events. We teach them all and much more. Our program was designed to help campers learn cool new water sports skills, build unshakable confidence, take on healthy challenges and develop life long friendships.
Ages: 5 to 16
Costs: Various by length of enrollment $650 – $750 per week
Camp dates: June 27 to Sept. 2
Camp hours: 8:30am – 4:30 pm
Location: 311 Sea Breeze Ave Brooklyn
Child’s Play NY | Carroll Gardens, Fort Greene & Brooklyn Heights
Program: Child’s Play NY summer camps shine a spotlight on kids’ imagination and creativity. Budding thespians of all levels learn sophisticated theater techniques and are inspired to grow their bravery, imagination, and talents. Weekly themes tap into what kids love most with specific focuses like superheroes, mythology, Harry Potter, musicals, and more.
Ages: Adventure Series Ages 3-4, Players Series Ages 5-6, Showmaker Series Ages 7-11
Camp dates: Weekly sessions: Showmakers Series July 25-Sept 2, Adventure Series & Players Series Aug 1 – Sept 2
Camp hours: Adventure Series 9a-12p, Players Series & Showmakers Series 9a-3p
Costs: Adventure Series $400/week, Players Series & Showmakers Series $700/week
Locations: Adventure Series: 193 Columbia Street in Carroll Gardens, Players Series: 232 Carroll Street in Carroll Gardens and 138 South Oxford Street in Fort Greene and Showmakers Series: 121 Pierrepont Street in Brooklyn Heights
CinemaKidz | Downtown Brooklyn, Prospect Park, Upper West Side & Lower Manhattan
Program: Join CinemaKidz and become a Filmmaker, Animator, Actor, Game or Costume Designer, and so much more! Campers explore media and technology as they learn the fundamentals of storytelling, cinematography, editing, and other media-arts, in a hands-on creative environment. CinemaKidz is a Brooklyn-based youth arts STEAM program, offering children ages 5 -15 the opportunity to explore the world of film, animation, and media arts. Children who take a CK program and camp often realize passions they never knew existed. Offering 14 awesome unique week-long themes that are extremely hands-on and diverse; from building a custom skateboard and making a skatefilm, creating your very own cooking show, traveling throughout the 5 boroughs to make an adventure tale, to exploring digital and stop motion animation, and more! Kids take the creative reins at CinemaKidz!
Location: Outdoors Prospect Park, BAM/BK Independent Brooklyn, Pine Street School in Lower Manhattan & Upper West Side
Ages: 5-15 years (broken up by age)
Dates: June 20 to August 26
Hours: 9 am to 4 pm (extended day until 5.30 pm)
Cost: $650/week – BAM, Pine Street, Upper West Side, $550/week – Prospect park (Multi-week discounts available)
Creatively Wild Art Studio Summer Camps | DUMBO
Program: Happy Campers enjoy an action-packed Camp day in Brooklyn’s Best Art School located in DUMBO. Our award winning Art Camps include exploration into Drawing, Painting, Cartooning, Comic book Style, Manga, Anime, Collage, 3D Works with recycled materials + Found Object Art, Graffiti, Pop Art + more! Every single day is a different theme, so campers are welcome to return all summer! Unlike other camps our Kids + Teens work with professional media + learn artistic techniques from professional teaching artists, perfect for art lovers who will walk away feeling charged up and inspired for future artistic endeavors! Full Day Camp includes outdoor activities.
Age groups: Kids Camps 4-8 yrs & Teen Camps 9-16 yrs
Camp dates: June 6 to September 9 (excluding JULY 4)
Camp hours: 9 am-4 pm, Early drop off @8am | Extended day until 5pm or both available for additional fees. Half day 9am-12pm | 1pm-4pm. Stop Motion Animation Camp is also offered for Kids or Teens 9am-4pm
Costs: 1 Week $ 695 | Single Day $150 | Half Day $95
Camp location: DUMBO
Cumbe’s Dance, Drum & Imagination Camp | Bed Stuy
Program: At Cumbe, our goal is to tap into children’s amazing capacity for imagination and wonder while introducing them to the joy and vitality of dances, songs and rhythms of Africa and its diaspora in the Caribbean, Latin America and the U.S. Our camp sizes are small so that our teachers have a chance to get to know your child.
Age groups: 3 to 9 years old
Camp dates: July 5 to August 12
Camp hours: 9 am – 3pm
Camp costs: $1,000 for 2 weeks, $1,840 for 4 weeks
Address: 1368 Fulton Street | BedStuy
Curious Jane | Carroll Gardens & Park Slope
Program: Curious Jane – for girls who like to make things! Weekly sessions with *tons* of projects –– Kitchen Chemistry, Spa Science, Fab Lab, Miniature World, Spy Science, Room Makeover and so much more! Flexible registration (we know schedules are changing!) and wonderful staff… join us for lots of color and creativity this summer!
Age groups: For girls entering K-1st, 2nd-3rd and 4th-6th grades
Camp dates: June 20 – August 19
Camp hours: 9am-3:30pm (extended day available)
Camp costs: $595/week
Locations: @ Berkeley Carroll School – 181 Lincoln Place | Park Slope, @ International School of Brooklyn – 477 Court Street | Carroll Gardens
Daring Girls | Prospect Park
Program: The Double Daring Camp for Girls presents Daring Girls: Adventures in Mythology. Our all-girl environment provides a safe space for the development of meaningful bonds with encouragement and guidance from our staff. At our outdoor day camp, located in Prospect Park, girls explore nature and celebrate and discover the heroines & goddesses of mythology all while inspiring creativity, confidence and, of course, daring!
Location: Prospect Park, Brooklyn
Ages: Rising 1st – 7th grades
Dates: Monday through Friday, June 13th, 2022 – August 19th, 2022 (9:00 am – 4:00 pm)
DNA Learning Center NYC | Downtown Brooklyn
Program: Let’s get hands-on with science again this summer! Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory’s DNA Learning Center (DNALC) invented summer DNA camps, and we are pleased to announce that 2022 summer camp registration is open! We invite students entering grades 6–12 to attend fun and challenging weeklong camps at the DNALC NYC – our new 17,500 square foot facility in downtown Brooklyn. Guided by experienced instructors, students use sophisticated laboratory techniques and online DNA analysis tools to perform experiments several grade levels ahead of their peers. Scholarships are available for qualified applicants.
Age groups: Entering grades 6 through 12
Camp dates: Weekly, June 27 – September 2
Camp hours: Middle School Camps – Monday -Thursday 9:30-2:30, Friday Parent Day, High School Camps – Monday – Thursday, 9:30-4:00, Friday, 9:30-2:00.
Camp costs: Middle School Camps – $550, High School Camps – $635
Location: CUNY City Tech campus, Corner of Tillary and Adams Streets
Food Art For Kids | Brooklyn Heights
Program: We are an educational summer program promoting healthy living by focusing on cooking, nutrition and healthy eating habits. Through exploration and experimentation, we expand our palates and knowledge and create lifelong healthy habits and memorable culinary experiences! OUR MISSION is to promote a way of eating that focuses on real foods (as opposed to processed foods), and to pass our passion for fruit and vegetables on to children, enabling them to create a lasting habit of regularly consuming them!
Location: Grace Church 254 Hicks Street | Brooklyn Heights
Ages: 5 to 11 years
Dates: June 28 to September 2
Hours: 9 am to 3 pm
Cost: $675 per week, $150 per day
Green Ivy Summer Camp | Battery Park
Program: Green Ivy Summer Camp is a warm and enriching Summer Camp in Battery Park City for children ages 2-5! Guided by current best practices for early childhood development and education, we provide a playful, engaging, and safe “first camp” experience for your child. Our riverside ground floor location with floor-to-ceiling windows and safety protocols invite students to explore nature, play outdoors on our private terrace, and make new friends! Flexible registration by the week! Weekly themes include Going Green, Mandarin Language exploration, Little Chefs, and so much more!
Age groups: 2 to 5 years old (Must turn 2 by camp start date)
Camp dates: July 5th – August 26th
Camp hours: Full Day (9am – 4pm), Half Day (9am – 12pm). Early drop-off & late pick-up available!
Camp costs: $665 – $875 (lunch included in full day)
Location: Battery Park Montessori in Battery Park City
Gymstars | Fort Greene, Prospect Park, Cadman Plaza & Herbert Von King
Program: Our campers have safe, lively, good old-fashioned FUN. Each week’s themed show inspires kids to work/play toward creating acts and perfecting performance skills for our themed show every Friday! With 5 classes daily in gymnastics, circus, clown/comedy (soon to be your child’s favorite class) music (w/ live accompaniment) art and costume making – children are so immersed in the fun of creation they forget how hard they are working!
Age groups: 3-5, 4-6, 7-12
Camp dates: Weekly sessions from July 5 through August 26
Camp hours: Fort Greene- Green Hill School (ages 3- 12): July 5- Aug 12, 9am- 3pm, Park Slope/ Prospect Heights- Prospect Park (ages 3- 12): July 5- Aug 12, 9am- 1pm, Brooklyn Heights- Cadman Plaza Park (ages 3- 12): Aug 8- Aug 26 9am- 1pm , Bed Stuy- Herbert Von King Park (ages 3- 12): Aug 8- Aug 26 9am- 1pm (We have extended hours 1pm- 5pm & 3pm- 6pm)
Camp costs: Fort Greene- Green Hill School: $595/week, Prospect Park, Cadman Plaza & Bed Stuy: $400/week (Sibling/Multi Week discount 10% off (2nd week/ 2nd child!))
JCC Brooklyn Summer Day Camp | Bay Ridge
Program: Based on our Outdoor(Indoor) Bay Ridge Campus, the JCC Brooklyn Summer Day Camp tries to encompass the feeling of an overnight camp in a day camp setting. With Over 20+ specialist activities and a list of incredible facilities within the campus (listed below), we hope families (campers) experience a program that allows you to forget that we are still within the confines of NYC.
Camp dates: June 28-August 19
Camp hours: 8:30am – 4:15pm
Camp costs: $875 per week, discounts available if you book more than one week
Early bird special: Expires on February 28, 2022 – $100 off of Full summer [8 weeks] or $50 off for registrations for 4 – 7 weeks
Location: The camp is at the Fort Hamilton Army Base. Windsor Terrace 1224 Prospect Avenue (free transportation to Bay Ridge Campus). This camp serves these neighborhoods: Clinton Hill, Windsor Terrace, North-Williamsburg, Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, Prospect Park, Colombia Waterfront, Park-Slope, Carroll Gardens, Greenpoint, DUMBO, Kensington, Brooklyn Heights, Cadman Plaza, Fort Greene, Red-Hook, Cobble Hill, and Sunset Park.
Kane Street Kids Summer Program | Cobble Hill
Program: The Kane Street Kids Summer Program is open to all neighborhood children. Kids will enjoy water play on our rooftop playground, a large indoor playground for rainy or super hot days, arts & crafts, sports, cooking and more! Our wonderful teachers ensure an awesome experience for our young campers.
Dates: June 20th-July 1st
Hours: 8:30 AM to 1 pm, Monday to Friday
Ages: 3-5 year old children (must be 3 by December 31st)
Costs: $1,200 for the two week program ($250 deposit to hold the spot)
Location: Kane Street Synagogue, 236 Kane Street | Cobble Hill
Kinder Prep Montessori Nursery & Preschool Summer Camp
Program: Kinder Prep’s vision is to provide our young learners with a high-quality full-day Preschool experience. We incorporate Early Learn Creative curriculum, with elements of Montessori, as well as a diverse selection of enrichment classes, and a nutritious kid-friendly menu, all included in our tuition. Our enrichment classes are taught by a specialist in each dedicated field. We offer a wonderful and exciting summer program, where children get to participate in many outdoor activities in Brooklyn Bridge Park. From daily picnics, scavenger hunts, outdoor Zumba classes, Soccer classes, Water play activities at the Water Lab & Splash Pad, allows our kids at Kinder Prep to enjoy everything that the Brooklyn Bridge Park has to offer. Our enrichment classes such as Dance, Music, Spanish, Chess, Abacus Math, Cooking, Soccer, and Science Exploration, keeps our kids engaged and learning even throughout the summer months. Every Friday at Kinder Prep our Kids will experience different shows and performances that come to us. such as magic show, bubble show, character theme show, circus show, live animal show, and so much more! Children enrolled in Kinder Prep Summer Camp will have a fun-filled Summer exploring the outdoors of Brooklyn Bridge Park and all the great activities that we offer. Join us for the Summer, and stay for the year!
Ages: 1-4 years old
Dates: July & August
Camp tuition: Based on the age and program selected
Hours: 5 Full Days (7:30am -6:00pm) or 3 Full Days (7:30am-6:00pm) / 5 Half Days ( 7:30 am-3:30pm )
Address: 15 Bridge Park Drive | Pier 6
Contact: (718) 522-0777 | Email: Bridgepark@
KoKo NYC Soap Box Camp and Mini Destroy & Construct Camp | Gowanus
Program: KoKo NYC is an art-based science and engineering program for kids. In our week-long summer programs we challenge kids to think like inventors and empower them to see value in their creative ideas by facilitating the exploration of their curiosity through hands-on projects. Over the course of our workshops, participants turn recycled materials into functional machines and sculptures while learning about construction and design and, more importantly, having fun.
Ages: Mini Destroy & Construct – ages 5-7, Soap Box – ages 7-14
Camp dates: June 20 – August 26
Camp hours: 9 am-2 pm with the option for early drop-off and extended day
Camp costs: $650
Address: South Slope/Gowanus (TBA)
Maker and Artist Studio | Carroll Gardens
Program: Kids love to make! We give them the space and materials. We invite kids to join Maker and Artist Studio at Little Brooklyn Playschool this summer for sewing, crafting, and fun! At our week long project based maker camps kids ages 5-7 will sew, craft, and create in the studio making scrunchies, jewelry, bags, hair clips, stuffies and more! When not creating and crafting kids will play in the sprinkler, enjoy the beautiful private outdoor playspace, and play!! No prior sewing or crafting experience necessary. Kids will get the amount of adult help needed to support their individual skill and confidence level.
Age groups: Ages 5-7
Camp dates: Weekly, June 27 – September 2
Camp hours: 9 am – 3 pm
Camp costs: $600 (all materials included)
Location: Little Brooklyn Playschool | Carroll Gardens
New York Society of Play Summer Program | Boerum Hill & Fort Greene
“New York Society of Play’s summer program is the place to be if your child loves games (screens or otherwise!), fantasy, or imagination. Our activities stimulate the mind while teaching virtues such as teamwork, mutual respect, and problem solving! Every day, students will learn and grow in our game room! With activities like Board Games, Dungeons & Dragons, Pokémon Card Game, and more, we will get to play a mix of old favorites and new challenges. Outside at the park, students become heroes at Fantasy Frontier! This one-of-a-kind program takes the best parts of sword fighting, improv theater, orienteering, and collecting to create a collaborative, massively multiplayer summer experience like no other.”
Camp costs per day/week: Early Bird: $475/week. Standard: $500/week. Multiple weeks or sibling discounts are available.
Camp hours: 9am to 3:30pm (late pickup until 6pm)
Address: Greenpoint: Last Place On Earth – 531 Graham Ave/Mccarren Park. Fort Greene: Squarrel Cafe – 572 Atlantic Ave/Fort Greene Park
PLAYDAY Summer Camp | Cobble Hill
Program: At PLAYDAY, children engage in exploratory projects in an inclusive, diverse, respectful, and positive setting. We inspire children to make ART all while developing a variety of life-long cognitive and emotional skills such as hand-eye coordination, communication, critical thinking, self-awareness, patience, and most importantly self-confidence. During a creative camp day children will go outside for 1-2 classes using nature and their surroundings to create amazing works of art!
Age groups: Age 6+
Camp dates: June 29 – September 9
Camp hours: 9 AM – 5 PM Monday to Friday (early drop off & late pickup available)
Camp costs: $25/HR | $200/DAY | $800/WEEK
Address: 269 Baltic Street, Cobble Hill
play-ground NYC Summer Camp | Governors Island
Program: At the Yard, campers design their own day. Some may choose to work with tools and build, others engage in group and water play. Some like to explore and gather materials, others prefer solitary arts and crafts projects of their own design. Occasionally, groups may go with a playworker to explore other parts of Governors Island. In any case, it’s a lot of fun!
Age groups: 6 to 12 years, with some flexibility
Camp dates: Weekly sessions beginning June 20 through September 2
Camp hours: 8:30 am to 3 pm day with drop off and pick up at the Battery Maritime Building. Our team will take your kids to and from Governors Island on the ferry. After-care is available until 5 pm.
Camp costs: Tiered pricing between $350 and $725 per week
Address: The Yard | Governors Island
SKATEYOGI Summer Camp | Golconda Skatepark | Williamsburg | Prospect Park
Program: Discover the joy of skateboarding! SKATEYOGI welcomes anyone from absolute beginners to experienced skaters in a fun, creative environment. This year, we are offering SKATEYOGI Summer Camp (Ages 7-13 • All levels) at both our original Prospect Lefferts Gardens space and also at our brand new second indoor space on the Williamsburg waterfront. Both of these camps have a combination of indoor skating in our climate controlled beginner focused ramp spaces and daily excursions to nearby parks and skate spots. Complimentary rental gear is included for camps held on-site at SKATEYOGI locations. In addition, we offer an outdoor camp, Urban Shredders, in Downtown Brooklyn (Ages 9-15 • Experienced Beginner+) that meets at Golconda Skatepark and goes on outdoor daily adventures everyday. Come join the skate fun this summer! We also offer Little Kids Mini Camps (Ages 5-7 • All levels • 3 days/week) designed for younger aspiring skaters.
Age groups: 5-7 • 7–15 years old
Camp dates: June 16 – September 7
Camp hours: 8:30AM – 3PM
Camp costs: Starting at $675 per week. Multi-week discounts, Early bird discounts until 4/22/22.
Address: Downtown Brooklyn, Prospect Lefferts Gardens & Williamsburg
Smith Street Maternelle in-person Summer Camp | Carroll Gardens & Gowanus
Program: In our weekly summer sessions, students will be immersed in French through play, art, music, storytelling, and science experiments. The objective is to have as much fun as possible while absorbing new vocabulary and concepts and exploring new forms of creative expression. The classes are open to all levels of language learners and are adapted for beginners as well as fluent speakers.
Age groups: 2 to 7 years old
Camp dates: June 27th – Aug 5th. Weekly registration.
Camp hours: Mornings (9-11:30am), Full day (9-2:30 pm) or extended day session (9-4pm). Early drop off at 8:30 am.
Camp costs: Mornings $500/week – Full day $700/week
Address: 607 Henry Street | Carroll Gardens & 388 Carroll Street | Gowanus/Park Slope
Early Bird Discount: EARLYBIRD – 15% off through March 1st.
Splat Camp | Downtown Brooklyn
Program details: Splat Camp focuses on all the things that are weird, gross, and cool. Each week will have a different theme such as Monsters or Wildlife Week. Throughout the week kids will create fun gooey projects based on the weekly theme such as monster drool or dragon puppets. On Friday, we will have a big party and celebrate where youth can show off work they made during the week. There will also be time for movement, outdoor activities, and chill time.
Age groups: 4 to 10 years
Camp dates: July 5th-August 26th
Camp hours: 8:30 am to 3 pm
Camp costs: $600 per week
Camp locations: 405 Gold Street | Downtown Brooklyn
Sprout Brooklyn | Red Hook
Program: Sprout Brooklyn is a Hebrew dual-language camp for children entering pre-K-5th grade. Children from a wide spectrum of backgrounds join together to create a joyful, energetic & diverse community built on Jewish values, a connection to Israel, and the Hebrew language. We offer high-quality programming infused with Jewish Values and Experiential Education. Activities include swim instruction, athletics, robotics, art, and more! No Hebrew experience necessary.
Age groups: Entering Pre K – 5th Grade
Camp dates: June 28 – August 19: 4 two week sessions
Camp hours: 9 AM – 4 PM
Camp costs: $1225 for session 1, $1375 for all other sessions. Multi-session and sibling discounts available
Address: 556 Columbia Street, Red Hook
Sweat Soccer Camps | Brooklyn Bridge Park
Program: Sweat Soccer Camps offers a balanced soccer learning experience for all our players without removing the professional expectations our players. Our camps are designed to correlate with all playing levels of soccer (Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced). The Sweat Soccer camps are offered to help grow youth soccer players’ understanding & capabilities within the 1 week period spent on the field. Our camp allows for players to learn how to master their position as well as work towards bettering the performance of their teammates. Campers work on individual skills, as well group based activities during the camp hours. Made affordable our goal is to “make players better”.
Ages: 4-13 years
Camp dates: July 4 – 15
Camp hours: 9 am to 3 pm (early drop off available)
Costs: Early Bird $300 per week
Location: Pier 5 | Brooklyn Bridge Park
TFD Soccer | Cadman Plaza
Program: TFD Soccer is an elite soccer training program in Brooklyn with a holistic approach to training and development for players ages 5-18 (as well as college and professional athletes). TFD addresses all areas of mindset, technical mastery, athletic and physical enhancement, and injury prevention. TFD Soccer is a serious program for serious players who love the game. Group training sessions are organized by age, ability, ambition, and performance.
Age groups: U6 – U23
Dates: TFD Summer Camp runs Monday- Friday 8:30 AM-12 PM (excluding holidays) from June 27th – August 5th (6 summer-camp weeks available in total). In addition, there are Pre-Season Camps Monday-Thursday the weeks of August 15th, August 22nd, August 29th (3 pre-season camp weeks in total).
Location: Cadman Plaza
Costs: $400 – $600 per week, day rates: $125
TLG Super Kids Camp | Dumbo & Brooklyn Heights
Program: School’s Out, Fun’s In! Designed for children 3-8 years, our Summer Camp programs provide each child with three super-awesome, adventure-filled hours full of skill building, crafts, group fun, and much more! Each week we will have a different theme that will be complimented with fun and exciting missions that the kids are challenged to complete! Our activities will incorporate opportunities for the kids to exercise their muscles, imaginations, and cooperation skills – working together to complete each quest! We’ll help your child beat the summer heat with our camps at The Little Gym of Dumbo or Brooklyn Heights. We are now enrolling for our interest-driven summer camp programs at our Brooklyn Heights and Dumbo location. Help your child celebrate summer by enrolling them in Super Quest Summer Camps and create memories that will last a lifetime. We offer flexible scheduling allowing your family to sign up for the whole summer, a week, or even just a day at a time.
Ages: 3-8 Years
Dates: June 21st to September 2nd
Hours: Half Day Camps (AM) & Afternoon Camps (PM)
Camp Costs: Camp Packages starting at $115
Event Location: 75 Front Street in DUMBO | 221 Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn Heights
Trail Blazers Day Camp | Brooklyn Bridge Park
Program: Since 1887, Trail Blazers has been where children go outside to grow within. This summer at Trail Blazers, in partnership with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy, is ready for your camper to join us for more nature exploration, hands-on science experiments, group play and group challenges, art and crafts, and, of course, education classes with the conservancy’s educators! Each week we’ll explore a different environmental science theme to learn about ourselves, our world, and taking care of the environment. Plus, we’ve teamed up with the folks at Brooklyn Boatworks to include exciting waterfront adventures to our program this summer.
Location: Outdoors Brooklyn Bridge Park
Ages: 4-10 years
Dates: June 28 to August 26
Hours: 8.30 am to 4 pm (extended day until 6 pm)
Cost: $315 – $700 per week, additional scholarships available
Treasure Trunk Theatre | Various locations
Program: This summer, Treasure Trunk Theatre is providing safe, creative, outdoor camps for your child! Come imagine and play with us, learn dance choreography, act out stories, work on an art project, and more. Our programs focus on social-emotional learning, collaboration, and imaginative play, all vital pillars of development, especially during this socially-distant time. Whether your child already enjoys performing or is a little hesitant, our camps are aimed to boost their confidence and get them excited about being themselves! Exciting themes for 3-6 year olds include Jungle Adventures, Frozen, Moana and many more! For 6-8 year olds, step into Treasure Trunk’s laboratory of imagination, collaboration, magic and more in our Creativity Co-Lab camps! This “next level” camp series includes a variety of focuses on different aspects of the theatre world, from Shakespeare to musical theatre and more!
Age groups: 3-6 years & 6-8 years
Camp dates: June 6th – September 9th
Camp hours: 3-6 year olds – 9am-12pm (Optional 12pm-3pm Extended Day); 6-8 year olds – 9am-3pm, Early drop-off available for all camps
Camp costs: 3-6 year old camps: $395-$670/week, $90/day for drop-ins; 6-8 year old camps: $675/week, $165/ for drop-ins
Camp locations: Brooklyn Heights (Cadman Plaza & Van Voorhees Park), Carroll Gardens (Carroll Park), Prospect Park Picnic House, Prospect Heights (Mount Prospect Park), Fort Greene Park
Voxel Academy – Summer Day Camp | Cobble Hill
Program: New York’s best cutting-edge technology summer day camps for kids ages 7-14! Mod Minecraft and Roblox, create YouTube videos, develop VR and mobile video games, create a custom Beyblade or a custom Nerf Blaster, create apps and digital art, and much more. Voxel Academy gives kids and teens an early jump-start on their futures through relevant, innovative activities using technology. Our weekly camps break down STEAM skills seen in A.P. and college-level Computer Science, Programming, and Design classes into fun, intriguing, 21st-century early learning. Off-screen, there’s plenty of time each day for social challenges, lunch and snack, and physical activities. Each camper will end the week with their project ready for packaging on a Voxel flash drive.
Ages: 7 to 14 years
Early Bird Special: $175 off each camp topic until mid-March, continued discounts each month!
Camp costs: Price varies by program
Camp dates: June 27th – September 2nd
Camp hours: Voxel offers flexible check-in (8:30 – 9:00 AM) and check-out (2:30 – 3:00 PM). Campers can also stick around until 5:30 PM for Extended Care (when available).
Location: 134 Atlantic Ave | Cobble Hill
Aegir Skating and Arts Camp | DUMBO
Program: Aegir Boardworks offers skate camps for kids 4 and up at Brooklyn’s Golconda Park, aka “Fat Kid”. Our team of skate instructors are all local skaters that are passionate about teaching kids and adults how to skate. We offer half and full day skate camps for students on school break; a half-day skate from 9am to 12pm, a full day skate from 9am to 3pm, and a skate and art program offering skate camp from 9am to 12pm and art class from 1pm to 4pm with DUMBO’s own Creatively Wild Art Studio.
Location: Golconda Park, DUMBO
Ages: 4 years and up
Dates: Monday through Friday, June through September 9.
Cost: $75 for half day skate without gear rental, $85 for half day skate with skate gear rental, $160 for full day skate, and $170 for skate and art camp.
Art Workshop Experience | DUMBO
Program: AWE Summer 2022 is for teens and tweens who love making art everyday all day for at least a week. Students learn new skills, try new mediums and art forms, build portfolios for high school or college and gain self-confidence. AWE is an inclusive studio environment.
Ages: 10 to 18 years
Camp dates: Six Sessions: July 5-8 (4 days), July 11-15, July 18-22, July 25-29, August 1-5, August 8-12.
Camp hours: 9 am to 3 pm
Costs: $620 per full week. Session one is $496 due to a four day week.
Location: 54 Pearl Street | DUMBO
Backpacks & Binoculars Summer Camp | Fort Greene, Prospect Park, Boerum Hill
Program details: World Explorers Group: Backpacks + Binoculars Summer Camp is an excursion based camp with the emphasis on exploration. Our school aged camp (entering Kindergarten through fifth grade) goes on daily trips throughout New York City, exploring and discovering the city in the best way possible – as a kid! WIth multiple locations in Brooklyn, Backpacks + Binoculars Summer Camp is a full service program, offering care from 8 am to 6 pm and providing enrichment activities and a camper kit (backpack, binoculars, camp t-shirts) as well as breakfast, lunch and snacks. Our Clubhouse Explorers Camp is an in-house program designed for children ages 2 through 4.
Age groups: Clubhouse Explorers: Ages 2 through 4 (entering a 4s or UPK program in the fall), Backpacks + Binoculars School Age: Entering K through 5th
Camp dates: July 5th through August 22nd
Camp hours: 8 am – 6 pm
Camp costs: $675 per week; discounts available for purchase of multiple week bundles
Address: 36 St. Felix Street (Fort Greene), Fort Greene Park (open air location), Mount Prospect Park (open air location), PS 261 (Boerum Hill)
BASIS Independent Brooklyn: Time to Shine | Red Hook
Program: BASIS Independent Brooklyn offers many options to keep your child engaged and excited all summer long. Choose from academic camps, day camp, and specialty camps—all with the important safety measures you’ve come to expect. Our enriching programs will allow your child to explore fun activities, master new skills, make friends, and bring out their best. This is their time to shine!
Age Groups: 5-18 years
- Day Camp – Rising K-Gr. 5
- Specialty Camps – Rising Gr. 6-12
Camp dates: June 27 – September 2
Camp hours: 8.30 am – 3.30 pm
Camp costs: See website
Address: 556 Columbia Street, Brooklyn
Contact: Visit our website
Brooklyn Game Lab | Park Slope/Prospect Park
Program details: We’re running in-person programs for Summer 2022, featuring the best in active and board game play. For in person, we have ALL OUTDOORS in Prospect Park sessions or you can choose our Indoors + Outdoors Labs.
Age groups: 6 – 13 years
Camp dates: June 27 – first day of school
Camp hours: 9 am – 3 pm, with early and late hours available.
Camp costs: $545 – $595 per week
Address: 310 and 479 7th Ave, Park Slope
Brooklyn Music School Summer Music & Dance Institute
Program: The BMS Summer Music & Dance Institute provides children ages 5 – 8 with a broad introduction to music, dance, and the performing arts at Brooklyn’s best and most affordable summer programming. BMS’s seven week program is packed with creativity, fun, and new friendships. This is the “best-kept-secret” for an affordable and enriching experience for Brooklyn kids, and is designed so that families can choose one week or all seven weeks, to accommodate other summer travel plans. Students get exposed to learning new instruments from BMS’s world-class music faculty, learn new dance moves from our dance teachers, and put it all together in performances in the famous BMS theater.
Camp dates: July 5 – August 19
Camp hours: 9 am to 4 pm
Camp costs: $495 per week
Early Bird Discount: $50.00 off EARLYSUMMER22, Valid until March 15th, 2022
Location: 126 St Felix Street | Fort Greene
Brooklyn Music School Summer Intensives
Program: As part of the Summer Music and Dance Institute, for students ages 9 – 12 we are excited to offer several intensive music and dance courses including: Dance Intensive, Music Production Intensive, Orchestra Intensive, Jazz Intensive, Film and Music Intensive, and Rock Band Intensive. These courses are tailored specifically to engage older, more experienced students. Rather than sampling a variety of music and dance classes, students have the opportunity to delve deeply into one specific instrument or subject matter.
Camp dates: July 11 – August 19
Camp hours: 9 am to 4 pm
Camp costs: $495 per week
Early Bird Discount: $50.00 off EARLYSUMMER22, Valid until March 15th, 2022
Location: 126 St Felix Street | Fort Greene
Brooklyn Nature Days Camp | Prospect Park
Program: Our mission is to inspire a connection to the outdoors, encourage a love and respect for the natural world, & help children build confidence by supporting and promoting their own ideas & interests. Our curriculum evolves from the the interests, ideas, & inquiries of our students and we are inspired by the weather, plants, & creatures we happen upon each day. The benefits of time spent in nature are proven to have a strong & positive influence over emotional well being, physical & cognitive growth, & social connection.
Age groups: 2 years – entering 4th Grade
Camp dates: June 21 to August 19
Camp hours: 9 am – 1 pm (8 am early drop-off and after care until 6 pm)
Camp costs: $505 per week (A minimum of 2 weeks required for enrollment. Weeks need not be consecutive)
Address: Prospect Park
Brooklyn Strategist Summer Camp | Carroll Gardens
Program: Our play-based curriculum creates an enriched learning environment that teaches valuable problem solving skills and encourages social interaction. Kids have a blast and have no idea they are developing important critical thinking abilities and improving neurodevelopmental functions.
Age groups: 6-14 years
Camp dates: 6/28 – 9/02
Camp hours: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM (early drop-off and late pickup available)
Camp costs: $700/full week, $150 for an individual day or $75 for a half day
Early bird special: 10% off all orders before Friday, February 25th
Address: 333 Court Street | Carroll Gardens
Dancewave Summer Camp | Downtown Brooklyn
Program: Dance this summer in our beautiful, sunny studio, located in the heart of Downtown Brooklyn! For Ages 3 to 6 we offer our 1/2 day Creative Dance Camp, introducing young dancers to the fundamentals of ballet, modern, and choreography with an emphasis on creative expression. Students Ages 7 to 10 will dance and develop an original musical composition using props, costumes and scenery — all culminating in an end-of-week performance during our Integrative Arts Camps!
Age groups: 3-10 years
Camp dates: June 13 – July 29, 2022
Camp hours: 9 am – 1pm (1/2 day Creative Dance Camp) or 9 am – 3pm (full day Integrative Arts Camp)
Camp costs: Creative Dance Camp – 1 week $325, 2 weeks $630. Integrative Arts Camp – 1 week $525, 2 weeks $945
Early Bird Special: 5% off February 7 – May 13, 2022 (automatically applied)
Location: 182 4th Avenue | Downtown Brooklyn
Dodge YMCA Summer Camp | Downtown Brooklyn
Program: Y campers stretch themselves physically and creatively. They play games, read, create books, and write poetry. They participate in science experiments, solve puzzles, craft art, and perform music and shows. Parents say their children come home tired, smiling, and frequently humming a new camp cheer. They also offer swim, dance and sports camp.
Age groups: 4-12 years
Camp dates: July 5 – August 26
Camp hours: 8 am to 6 pm
Camp costs: $800 – $900 for two week sessions
Early Bird Special: 10% by April 30
Location: 225 Atlantic Ave| Downtown Brooklyn
Elite Minds Montessori | Carroll Gardens
Program: Our days are mostly spent outdoors, learning and playing. We are members of our local children’s garden where we go twice a week to plant and grow. Yoga, art programs, and daily mindfulness are also important parts of our weekly camp days.
Location: 117 Union Street | Carroll Gardens
Ages: 2 to 6 years
Dates: July 11 – August 19
Hours: 8.30 am to 2 pm
Cost: $500 per week, 2 weeks minimum
Gotham Gymnastics Summer Camp | Gowanus
Program : Get your kid off the screens for some in-person action! Activities include gymnastics training on our state-of-the-art equipment, trampolines, climbing and warped walls and ninja set. BYO nut-free snack and lunch.
Age groups: 3-16 years
Camp dates: June 27th – September 2nd. Mini-camps available before then.
Camp hours: 9-12, 9-3:30, early drop-off 8-9 AM or late pick-up 3:30-5:30 PM available
Camp costs: Half-Day Weeks $500 9 AM – 12 PM, Full-Day Weeks $750 9 AM – 3:30 PM
10% Sibling discount, Early drop-off 8-9 AM and late pick-up 3:30-5:30 PM available $25/hour (must register ahead of time). Call the front desk 24 hours before for drop-in availability and pricing.
Address: 315 Douglass Street | Gowanus
Keylab Music & Arts Camps | Carroll Gardens
Program: Each week our artist/educators will guide kids ages 6-12 of all experience levels in awesome summer camp activities like writing and recording music, learning how to play in a band, creating audio art, or making short films. Keylab camps are a great way to introduce your children to the joys of making music and being creative in a fun, relaxed, social environment, and campers get time outside every day at St. Mary’s Playground or Carroll Park. Our inspiring summer camp experiences are appropriate for all skill levels, and although we have a wide range of ages on any given day, we make sure the kids are comfortable and engaged by grouping them according to age, skill level, and interests.
Age groups: 6-12 years
Camp dates: July 11-15, July 18-22, August 1-5, August 8-12, August 15-19, August 22-26
Camp hours: 9 am to 3 pm
Camp costs: $550 weekly
Address: 94 Luquer St | Carroll Gardens
Kiddie Korner Summer Camp Options
Program: Kiddie Korner Day Camp provides a wonderful opportunity for your child to enjoy an educational summer filled with laughter and smiles and a wonderful Jewish camp experience. The children are guided in organized activities, play, and social skills by loving, patient, and caring staff. Our camp includes a full program of sports, yoga, games, crafts, trips, water fun and other enriching camp activities. We work to develop skills, confidence and a sense of fair play within each child. We hope you can join us for a summer full of fun your child will cherish forever!
Age Groups: 18 months-5yrs
Camp Dates: 06/27/22-08/12/22, 7 weeks
Camp Hours: 9am-12pm or 9am-3pm. We offer extended hours. 2 week options are available.
Address: 117 Remsen st. Brooklyn, NY 11201
Contact: For additional information please call the office and ask for Debbie (718) 596-4840 ext.25 or email- firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications can be filled out online by visiting our website at www.heightschabad.com and submitting the $100.00 registration fee (you will be directed to PayPal prior to submission).
Program: At Camp Gan Israel we offer three, two week sessions packed with fun-filled exciting days with weekly trips, swimming, arts and crafts, baking, basketball, sports, color war, water sports, learning, competitions, Jewish studies, and much much more!!! CGI staff provides a healthy, secure, and loving environment for your child. CGI of Brooklyn Heights is the first Jewish camp in Downtown Brooklyn. Your child will learn all about Jewish Pride and receive personal Torah lessons that apply to our daily lives combined with a fun filled summer schedule. We hope you can join us for a summer filled with fun and excitement!
Age Groups: 5-12 yrs
Camp Dates: 07/05/22 – 08/12/22, 2 weeks options are available.
Camp Hours: 9am-3:30pm
Address: 117 Remsen st. Brooklyn, NY 11201
Contact: 718-249-7055 Rabbi Yankel or Yael Raskin or email – email@example.com
Kim’s Kids Summer Camp | Park Slope
Program: Kim’s Kids offers children the opportunity to spend their summers active and physical, exploring nature while taking trips every day throughout New York City and its surrounding regions. You might find us jumping into a refreshing pool; hiking along wooded trails, climbing over rocks or fallen trees; racing through sprinklers; riding a camel at the Bronx Zoo; or learning to ice skate in the midst of summer heat. It is a new adventure every day, all summer long!
Age groups: 4 1/2 years old to 12 years old
Camp dates: July 5th – August 12th
Camp hours: Regular hours from 9 am to 3 pm with optional Early Bird program from 8 to 9 am and Late Bird from 3 to 6 pm
Camp costs: $515-$700 per week depending on the number of weeks. 10% sibling discount for second child
Address: P.S.321 – 189 7th Ave | Park Slope
Kids in the Game Summer Camp | Park Slope
Program: Join Kids in the Game Summer Camp as we look to make summer 2022 the best one yet! Check out the many activities we host including sports, arts and crafts, creative movement and games, field trips, swim, theme weeks and more. Campers will be supported in expressing themselves and finding their passions, all while making lifelong friends and having a blast!
Ages: Pre-K- 8th Grade (3.5-13 years old)
Camp dates: 6/27-8/19
Camp hours: 9 AM-3:30 PM (Early drop off and after care options are available)
Camp costs: Prices start at $485 per week
Early bird special: Use code BKBRIDGE25 for $25 off each week of summer camp
Address: Saint Saviour High School | 588 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11215
LIU Summer Sports Camps | Downtown Brooklyn
Program: This summer young athletes will have the chance to participate in week-long athletic camps designed to connect them with NCAA Division I coaches to learn fundamentals and help improve their skills — all while having fun and making lifelong friends. Camps are open to children in grades 2 – 8 at any skill level. Select from 16 sports at one of our two campus locations in Brooklyn or Long Island.
Location: LIU Brooklyn Campus | Downtown Brooklyn
Ages: Grades 2 to 8
Dates: July and August
Hours: 9 am to 2 pm
Cost: $500 per week
NYCFC Soccer Camp | Red Hook
Program: NYCFC Soccer Camps offer week-long programs to players seeking to develop in all aspects of the game in a fun and competitive playing environment. Our camps involve a wide range of game-related activities that encourage players to be creative and confident on the ball.
NYCFC youth coaches provide expert coaching to players with age-appropriate learning objectives from a curriculum specifically designed by NYCFC Youth Programs & Academy staff to enhance player development. Our curriculum focuses on creativity and confidence on the ball in game-related situations to improve decision-making and movement; with small-sided games to expand each player’s understanding of the phases of play.
Ages: Maximum age 14 years
Dates: August 15 – 26
Hours: 9 am to 3 pm (half day 9 am to 12 pm)
Costs: $375 ($275)
Location: Red Hook Soccer Fields
Park Slope Day Camp | Various locations
Program: Our campers spend the majority of their days out-of-doors. We offer a variety of traditional camp activities like sports, drama, music, martial arts, archery, dance, and arts and crafts. It’s no wonder parents tell us that their children come home dirty, tired, hungry and happy! As a “mobile” camp, we take advantage of everything Brooklyn and the surrounding areas have to offer. We go everywhere from Prospect Park to local beaches and ball games. Our unique model is accredited by The American Camp Association, which means we maintain the highest standards in health, programming, staff and management.
Age groups: Pre-K – 10th Grade
Camp dates: June 27 – August 26
Camp hours: 8 am to 6.30 pm
Camp costs: $570 – $750 per week
Address: Windsor Terrace, Park Slope & Carroll Gardens
Parsons Summer Academy | Greenwich Village
Program: Parsons Summer Academy offers a variety of dynamic in-person non-credit art and design courses for students in grades 3 through 12, including specialized art and design portfolio development courses for students in grades 9-12. Join us for two weeks in August at our Greenwich Village campus to explore art and design through hands-on projects that develop your creative thinking skills, techniques, and collaborative abilities. Courses for students in grades 9-12 count toward the Parsons Academy Certificate program.
Ages: Grades 3-12
Camp dates: August 1-12, Mondays-Fridays
Camp hours: Grades 3-5: 9am-11:50am, Grades 6-12: 9am-3:50pm
Costs: Grades 3-5: $656 plus $40 fees, Grades 6-12: $1,312 plus $40 fees (tuitions listed are for 2 weeks)
Location: The New School campus in Greenwich Village
TAWCS | DUMBO
Program: Combining art and math with a purpose. Art makes abstract math concepts concrete, understandable, and approachable. CAMP harnesses the power of art to advance learning and achievement in math among struggling student populations. This hands-on curriculum engages and motivates all styles of learners, particularly visual and kinesthetic.
Location: 52 Bridge Street | DUMBO
Ages: 5 to 12 years
Dates: June 19 to August 19
Hours: 8 am to 6 pm
Cost: $750 per week, $250 per day, $10,500 for entire summer session
Textile Arts Center | Gowanus
Program: Textile Arts Center Summer Camp welcomes children ages 5-14 to create within the world of contemporary and historical textiles in exciting week long programs! Each camp week features an in-depth project using fiber & textile techniques, with concepts drawn from textile exhibitions and local textile artists.
Age groups: 5-10, 11-14 (Tweens)
Camp dates: July 11 – August 19 (6 weeks)
Camp hours: 9am – 3pm
Camp costs: $550/wk, Multi-session and Sibling Discounts, Scholarships available
Camp location: Textile Arts Center | 505 Carroll Street
The Co-op Summer Camp | Bed Stuy
Program: For 17 years, The Co-op School has pioneered an engaged community- and project-led approach to learning. Students, staff, and parents contribute to the development of our unique culture. Our approach to summer camp is no different. At The Co-op School’s summer camp, you’ll find the same core values of joyful learning and community action that inform our school year-round adapted to summertime fun.
Ages: 2 years old through 7 years old (Preschool to Rising 2nd graders)
Dates: July 5, 2022 through August 12, 2022
Camp hours: Full-day program 9am – 3pm, Half-day program (for 2 year olds only) 9am – 12pm, After care is available from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm at $20.00 or 3:00 to 6:00pm at $35.00 per day. Early drop off is available at 8:00am for a charge of $5 per day.
Camp costs: Monday, Wednesday, Friday Full day: $345, Tuesday, Thursday Full Day : $235, Half-day program for five days (2 year olds only): $315, Half-day program for Monday, Wednesday, Friday (2 year olds only): $195, Half-day program for Tuesday, Thursday days (2 year olds only): $135
Location: 644 Gates Avenue | Bed Stuy
Travel con Lola Summer Camp | Bed Stuy
Program: Join us this summer for daily adventures as we explore the treasures that our neighborhood has to offer. Daily creative activities centered around cultural exploration, spanish language, music and summer outdoor fun. We are now offering flexible weekly sign-ups so families commit only to weeks where summer camp is needed.
Location: Herbert Von King/ 670 Lafayette Ave| Bed Stuy
Ages: 3-9 years old
Dates: Jul 5, 2022 – Sep 1
Camp hours: 9 am -2:30 pm
Costs: $450 per week
Tutu School Summer Camp | Boerum Hill
Program: Imagine spending fun filled camp days exploring the enchanted and enriching world of ballet! On any given day at Tutu Camp, a child might take a ballet class, decorate costumes, learn the story of a famous ballet, or even take part in a production of their own creation. Each of our camp sessions focuses on a different ballet story from the classical repertoire, and favorites include: Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Coppelia, and Cinderella. Campers do not need to have prior ballet experience to participate, but they should be prepared for a lot of leaping, twirling, and imaginative adventures. Personal prop packs and a t-shirt are included with the camp fee.
Ages: 4-8 years
Camp Costs: $575
Camp Dates: Weekly, June 20th – August 12th
Camp Hours: 8:30am – 1:30pm
Location: Tutu School Boerum Hill (200 Smith) and Boerum Park
VERANO! AT CASA LU, ART SPACE | Gowanus & Park Slope
Program: Join us for inspiring and fun-filled days during the summertime! Throughout summer Art and Cooking camps, children will experience a dynamic hands-on adventure with additional outdoor and nature-inspired activities. Some weeks are Spanish immersion camps only.
Locations: Bond 304 | Gowanus & 146 16TH Street | Park Slope
Ages: 6 to 10 years
Dates: July 11th to August 19th
Hours: 9 to 2 pm. Extended day available upon request
Cost: $600 per week
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