21 Feb Fantastic New York Camps for Kids 2014
Have you planned your kid’s camps yet for 2014? There is so much choice out there, all offering your kids a fantastic camp experience, but we thought we would narrow the search a little and focus on some fantastic ones.
MILL BASIN DAY CAMP
Summers are times to spend with friends, make memories and share experiences that last a lifetime. That’s what MBDC is all about. We are dedicated to providing an exciting and fulfilling camp experience for both children and their parents by providing fun, recreational, and safe activities.
LET’S GO: CREATIVELY WILD
Every day is a unique adventure for young artists in our wildly popular art camps. We offer art camps for toddlers, kids and teens ( ages 2 yrs- 17 yrs). Located in gorgeous Dumbo, our art camps combine indoor and outdoor activities for our unique and inspiring Creatively WILD experience.
SEWHO FASHION CAMP
Love Fashion? For young future fashionista — experience summer sewing at SewHo and spend the summer break in a calm and fun environment surrounded by colorful fabrics.
Come and hang out with fellow fashion lovers as you learn to sew! In just one week you can make a stylish bag and your very own skirt! And don’t worry, the more creative you are, the better!
ARTS IN ACTION VAP’S ART CAMP
Arts in Action Visual Art Program, in it’s 26th year, teaches a sequentially structured fine art curriculum that empowers its students with a visual language as a means of communication that is fun to learn! Directed by Angela Tripi-Weiss, Three-time Blackboard Awards Winner for Excellence in Fine Art Education.
CHELSEA PIERS SUMMER SPORTS CAMPS
Chelsea Piers, Manhattan’s premier destination for youth sports, is home to 15 specialty sports camps for children and teens, ages 3 to 17 years. For the past 17 summers, campers have enjoyed world-class athletic facilities, expert and caring instructors, and the most exciting sports curriculum available, without ever leaving the city!
HiART! HOLIDAY ART CAMPS
What’s the most constructive and stimulating way to keep your children active and engaged on their days off from school? HiArt!’s Holiday and Summer Art Camps, of course!
Busy, adventure-filled days designed to knock the socks off any art-loving child; an intensive arts exploration full of brilliant, creative, and innovative projects.
Ms J’S GYMNASTICS AND DANCE
Offering gymnastics and dance fun with great structure and discipline for your child during weeks off of school.
Ms J’s camp is perfect for children ages 3 (potty trained) to 11yrs. Campers will enjoy gymnastics, dance, arts and crafts, games, puzzles, climbing rope, zip-lining, jumping on the BIG trampoline, play at the Grand St park and of course making new friends.
NY KIDS CLUB HOLIDAY CAMP
Holiday Camp will transport children ages 2.5 – 6 yrs on an educational journey through a winter wonderland as they participate in an exciting array of physically enriching and artistically engaging activities combining the best of our one-of-a-kind curriculums.
THE FASHION CLASS
The Fashion Design and Sewing Summer Camp for Kids: Our children’s fashion design summer camp in NYC is a great way to spend two-weeks of summer vacation. Students ages 6-12 years old will learn to sew using a sewing machine, illustrate and design fashion, create personalized accessories, and have a blast with fashion-forward kids their age.
LOOP OF THE LOOM: FIBER ARTS WORKSHOPS FOR CREATIVE KIDS 2013
Spend the summer break in a calm environment surrounded by colorful yarns and fiber to do felt-making, knitting, sewing, or weaving. The goal of this camp is ‘Do-It-Yourself’ by children. Learn how to use tools and where materials come from. This is a process-oriented class that empowers every child to create a unique and sculptural piece of art with confidence.
PLAY ON! STUDIOS: THEATER DAY CAMPS ON 86th + BROADWAY
THE LANGUAGE WORKSHOP FOR CHILDREN
Since 1973 the renowned Language Workshop for Children has offered super-enriching, immersive, and fun French, Spanish, and Chinese educational play day camps for kids 3 to 9. Kids absorb a new language through arts & crafts, vocabulary-buildings songs, costume days, action games, baking, Toto Time, and more.
iD TECH CAMPS & iD TEEN ACADEMIES
Love gaming, programming, or filmmaking? Ages 7-17 create iPhone apps, programs with C++ or Java, video games, websites, movies, robots, and more. Enroll in weeklong, day and overnight programs held at 60+ universities in 27 states including Columbia, NYU, NYIT, Adelphi, Pace, Vassar, Princeton, Stanford, and others. Small classes (guaranteed max 8:1) taught by adult-only instructors for personalized instruction.
TASTE BUDS KITCHEN
Taste Buds Kitchen offers unique lip-smacking weekly camps for ages 4-8, 9-13 and an off-site urban foodies camp for ages 11-16. Their specially designed Kids Kitchen is the only one of it’s kind in Manhattan. Your child is sure become a budding chef as they get hands-on in the kitchen to whip up delicious creations. View website for more details.
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