It's about that time of year! School will be letting out soon for Summer break and we think that these 8 NYC area kids Summer Camps will help make this Summer, a Summer to remember.
Our top picks include:
Prospect Park Zoo Summer Camp
With programs for everyone - from toddlers to teenagers, Prospect Park Zoo offers up unique experiences for all ages. Of the 4 bourough zoo's, Prospect Park Zoo is our absolute favorite! We have been taking our kids to Prospect Park Zoo since they were toddler's and it never disappoints -- Summer Camp at the Prospect Park Zoo promises to be both fun and informative!
For more information visit : http://www.prospectparkzoo.com/classes-and-programs/summer-programs.aspx
Chef Toni's Culinary Adventure Summer Camp
Around the globe and back again, C.T.C.A's flexible, camp programs focuses weekly on a different region of the world, from Mexico to Africa to Russia and beyond. Students at Chef Toni’s Cooking Adventures learn a world of information about food, art, culture, and more. Using the fundamentals from the After School Program, students will also learn shopping skills and real culinary techniques along with a farm-to-table cooking lesson. Additionally, each child will enjoy this enrichment program that includes art, music, cultural activities, fun outings, guest chef and special events.
SPECIAL DISCOUNT CODE FOR ONE SAVVY MOM READER'S: ENTER CODE "OSM" for 15% Savings on 2+ Days.
For more information visit: http://www.cheftoniscookingadventures.com/#!summer-camp/c91y
Camp Broadway commits itself to offering authentic Broadway experiences for theater-lovers of all ages. The signature summer program, Camp Broadway, is for ages 10-17 and can be found around the country at their tour venues and in New York City. Camp Broadway's other Summer programs include: Shining Stars (ages 6-9), The Next Step (ages 15-18), CB Dance, CB Fit, CB Pops.
For more information visit: http://www.campbroadway.com/camp-broadway-programs/
Free Spirits Music Presents: Music In Prospect Park
Free Spirits Music presents fun drop-in daily classes -- in the great outdoors! Free Spirits Music Toddler Music Classes & Kids Song Writing Circles are held in beautiful Prospect Park - classes start June 10th.
SPECIAL DISCOUNT CODE FOR ONE SAVVY MOM READER'S: ENTER CODE "SAVVYMOM" for 10% off ALL classes.
For more information visit: http://www.freespiritsmusic.com
Each week presents a different camp theme with custom and unique activities created around it, including music and sing-alongs, arts and crafts, storytelling and musical theater, cooking and science, and imagination-filled play in a one-of-a-kind indoor playground! Example themes: Rock History week [campers will explore a different era in Rock History each day, from the Blues to the British Invasion!] - British Invasion week [campers will have Beatlemania this week. Activities will include activities inspired by the Yellow Submarine movie clip such as dressing up like the characters, making their own Yellow Submarine placemats]. - Rockin' in the USA week [Independence Day and American rock are features this week] - Pop Idol Week [campers will work with their own creative talents to perform in our mini-talent show at the end of the week].
For more information visit: http://www.frolicplayspace.com/camp.html
Brooklyn Boulders Summer Adventure Weeks (9am-3:30pm)
Adventure Weeks are Brooklyn Boulders’ most popular children’s offering for ages 5 through 12! Each week is packed with fun activities like top roping, bouldering, slacklining, art and crafts, team building activities and more! No day of Adventure Week is quite like any other, allowing your kids to uncover new games, activities and aspects of climbing each day! They round out the week with a mural painting and pizza party - how fun!
For more information visit: http://www.brooklynboulders.com/kids
Chelsea Piers Summer Ice Skating Camp offers kids ages 6-16 comprehensive instruction and is offered to skaters of all ability levels. The supportive, international coaching staff introduces campers to the fun and fundamentals of skating, whether they want to figure skate, play hockey or just enjoy the coolest sport in the world.
Hudson River Community Sailing - City Sail Summer Camp Program
HRCS’s City Sail serves boys and girls in middle and high school. Each session lasts for 5 days; with many students coming back for multiple sessions. The City Sail Summer camp program provides students in grades 6-11 the opportunity to learn to sail a 24-foot boat, to become a better leader and team player, and to make new friends.