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Big Kids

General

Camp Compo

  • Dates: June 27th-August 12th (one week sessions); 9-3pm
  • Ages: Entering Kindergarten – 4th grade
  • Description: A spectacular summer camp program, Camp Compo offers children a variety of activities throughout the summer.  The camp specializes in offering a well-balanced core of activities daily that includes arts and crafts, sports, games, yoga, beach and playground time.  Camp Compo offers every camper the chance to be creative and explore their imagination while making new friends and enjoying a positive camp experience.  Several different special events will highlight each week as well.  Each camper must bring their own lunch and several drinks for the day plus towel, bathing suit and water shoes.  Severe inclement weather will cause the camp to cancel for the day or shut down if the program is already in progress.  There are no group placement requests accepted.
  • Website: http://www.westportct.gov/index.aspx?page=258
  • Location: Compo Beach in Westport

Earthplace

  • Dates: June 12th-16th (Preschool only); June 19th-August 11th (all)
  • Ages: 2-15 yo
  • Description: At Earthplace Summer Camp campers ages 2-15 get all that and more in an unspoiled natural setting–on the trails, by the pond, in the fields or under the shade of the pine trees in our picnic grove. Our programs inspire kids to explore new frontiers while adventuring at their own pace and getting dirty in the great outdoors!
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 203-557-4400 or  summercamp@earthplace.org
  • Website: http://www.earthplace.org/page/camp-rates
  • Location: Earthplace in Westport, CT

Fairfield Country Day

  • Dates: June 19th – August 4th (weekly)
  • Kindergarten-6th grade (coed)
  • Description: Our goal is to provide an atmosphere of learning and fun that will further the social, physical and creative development of each child. The program includes various activities for children of all interests and abilities. Counselor to child ratio is 5:1. Summer Fun consists of seven, one week sessions. It is a full-day program (9 am – 4 pm).
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 203-259-2723 x412 or stephen.morse@fairfieldcountryday.org
  • Website: http://www.fairfieldcountryday.org/page/our-fcds/summer-programs/summer-fun
  • Location: Fairfield Country Day School in Fairfield

Gan Israel

  • Dates: June 26th-August 4th (2-week sessions)
  • Ages: 1- 10 yo (1s program, toddler mini gan (2-5); big Gan (5-10 yo))
  • Description: Camp Gan Israel has been providing a unique Jewish summer camp experience to our campers and families since 1997. Our specialty is building confidence, independence and friendships facilitated by a most nurturing staff and outstanding programming.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 203-226-8584 or email Dina@ganisrael.com
  • Website: http://www.ganisrael.com/templates/articlecco_cdo/aid/2515704/jewish/About-Us.htm
  • Location: Coleytown Elementary School in Westport

Holiday Hill

  • Dates: June 26th -August 18th
  • Ages: 3.5-14 yo (2 week minimum)
  • Description- Holiday Hill Day Camp is a well-rounded day camp located on the town line between Cheshire and Prospect, CT and has been providing great day camping for children since 1954. There’s an abundance of fun to be had at Holiday Hill Day Camp and as our campers play and enjoy, they also master new skills, overcome challenges and build confidence. At the same time they develop special friendships and come away with memories that last a lifetime. Busses pick up and drop off kids daily from individual town locations.
  • Registration: Now open; Early Bird Registration until 1/31
  • Contact: 203-387-2267 or email director@holidayhilldaycamp.com
  • Website: http://www.holidayhilldaycamp.com
  • Location: Prospect CT

Mahackeno at the Westport Weston YMCA

  • Dates: June 26th-August 25th (weekly)
  • Ages: K- 10th grade
  • Description: Camp Mahackeno offers our campers a chance to experience a traditional outdoor summer camp close to home. Kids are encouraged to try new things, have fun, make new friends and be silly. Don’t be surprised if you find yourself getting caught up in the stories and humming our camp songs.
  • Registration:  1/9 for previous campers and 2/6 for new campers 
  • Contact: mgeorge@westporty.org
  • Website: http://westporty.org/programs-services/summer-programs/camp-mahackeno/
  • Location- Westport Weston YMCA in Westport

Norwalk YMCA (Camp Sunrise)

  • Dates: June 19th-August 25th
  • Ages 3-16 (also offers a counselor in training option)
  • Description: Camp Sunrise is an off-site day camp held at Silvermine Elementary School for grades K-9. Camp Sunrise is held daily Monday through Friday with two choices of camp day; a regular day of 8:00-3:00 and an extended day of7:30-6:00 for an additional cost. The  program features Zumba, Yoga, Arts and Crafts, field trips to Beach, and a “Learning Lab” academic skills (STEM)  session four days a week in addition to outdoor and indoor athletic and social play. Field trips  to Wilton YMCA, Quassy, Calf Pasture Beach, My three sons and a trip to the movies.  Camp Sunrise also features Trailblazers program for sixth, seventh, eighth graders, CIT’s (grade 9). This gives young adults the chance to have a camp experience while learning responsibility and leadership skills from the senior counselors.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 203-762-8384  x213 or email dedwards@riverbrookymca.org
  • Website: http://www.norwalkymca.org
  • Location: Silvermine Elementary School in Norwalk

Playland

  • Dates: June 26th-August 18th (2-week sessions)
  • Ages: 3-14 yo
  • Description: “A day camp with the away camp atmosphere.” Swimming (lake and pool), sports, arts, adventure and more! Since 1957, for three generations, the Bloom family has been dedicated to excellence in day camping. Providing every child with a safe, warm, nurturing, fun and instructional summer has always been their mission. Playland is an all-around day camp with a mature staff on a beautiful 18 acre campus in New Canaan. There’s also a Redding campus.
  • Registration is now open
  • Contact: 203-966-2937 or info@campplayland.com
  • Website: info@campplayland.com
  • New Canaan (and Redding campus)

Tumble Jungle

  • Dates: Early June-End of August
  • Ages: 3 yo (must be potty trained) through 12 years old
  • Description: Our climate controlled facilities, amazingly fun equipment, and exceptional staff create the ideal children’s camp. Camp activities generally include trampoline time, zip-line rides, bounce houses galore, age appropriate games, themed activities, recreational sports, crafts, and so much more.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 203-286-4608 or norwalkinfo@tumblejungle.net
  • Website: https://tumblejungle.com/norwalk/norwalk-camps/
  • Location: Norwalk & Fairfield locations

Weston Parks and Rec Camps

  • Dates: June 19th -July 28th
  • Ages: Pre-K-8th grade
  • Description: Our camps typically welcome Pre K-K at Jr. Eagles Camp, Soaring Eagles Gr. 1-4 (new) and our older camp (formerly Sports Camp) would be Gr. 5-8. Camps run daily at schools in Weston, we hire school staff and teachers handpicked from area schools, all camps feature time at the Weston pool and pond, with some ages receiving swimming lessons. Older groups will take weekly field trips.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: Joe Parciasepe (Weston Parks and Recreation Program Director) at 203-222-2675
  • Website: www.westonct.gov
  • Location: Hurlbutt Elementary School and Weston Middle School

Wilton Parks and Rec – Camp Looper 

  • Dates: TBD
  • Ages: K-8th grade
  • Description: Daily and weekly activities include sports, arts and crafts, swimming, field trips, entertainers, special events and more.
  • Registration: TBD
  • Contact: TBD
  • Website:http://www.wiltonparksandrec.org/sec_campComstock.shtml
  • Location: Wilton 

Wilton YMCA (Camp Gordyland)

  • Dates: June 26th-August 25th
  • Ages 3-15 (also offers a counselor in training option)
  • Description: Welcome to Camp Gordyland! Our camp directors dedicate year-round planning and collectively have over 100+ years of camp experience to ensure our campers learn life-lasting skills and foster friendships in a safe environment. Our camp sits on 22 acres where we enjoy a 50 meter pool, 25 yard indoor pool, pond, mini-golf course, ropes course/climbing wall, 2 ball fields,fishing area, archery range and more!
  • Registration Open
  • Contact:203-762-8384 or email rmalyszka@riverbrookymca.org / gmalyszka@riverbrookymca.org  
  • Website: http://www.wiltonymca.org/programs/summer-camp/
  • Location: Wilton YMCA

Specialty

Animals & Farm

Ambler Farm 

  • Dates: June 19th-August 7th (9am-1pm) – weekly
  • Ages: 4- 13 yo (June 19th-23rd is for 4-5yo only, but all subsequent weeks are open to all ages)
  • Description: This unique farm program provides an opportunity for students to experience farm life. Students will not only learn about the plants in our educational gardens but have opportunities to work in the gardens; spending time with our sheep and goats is a favorite activity as well as checking to see if our chickens have laid eggs. Baby chicks, rabbits and visiting animals provide engaging opportunities for kids to interact and learn. Each week includes woodworking, hayrides, planting, harvesting, hands on projects, animals, cooking and more! Students are divided by grade levels for appropriate activities, which will change each week for variety.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Phone: (203)667-6941
  • Website : http://www.amblerfarm.org/summer/
  • Location: Ambler Farm in Wilton

Salko Farm and Stable

  • Date: June 12th-August 25th
  • Ages: 4-16yo
  • Description: The hours of this fantastic program are 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. On the first day the riders will be evaluated and either be placed in a private lesson or group lesson depending on level. The first three days of the week will be intensive riding lessons. Thursday will be Show Day, when everyone will receive ribbons and experience the thrill and excitement of being in a horse show! Finally Friday will be Gymkhana Day when the children play games on horseback in the riding ring. We will also bring in new elements to excite and surprise everyone at what they can achieve with horses. Our summer curriculum is always exciting and we know that it is an experience unsurpassed with our beloved horses, our spectacular location and our old-fashioned family atmosphere.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: salkofarmandstable@msn.com
  • Website: http://www.salkofarmandstable.com/sra-info.html
  • Location: Salko Farm in Southport

Unquowa Farm Camp

  • Date: June 19th-July 15th
  • Ages: 4yo-6th grade
  • Description: Have you ever spent an early morning walking between rows of growing vegetables and smelling the fragrance of fresh greens mingling with the soil they are grown in? Have you ever made your own paint from the stamens of flowers or cooked and eaten food that you have just harvested? Well, if you join us at Unquowa’s Summer Farm Camp, these will be just a few of the ways in which you will learn to understand the relationship between the foods we eat and where they come from. Unquowa Farm Camp has both half and full day options available for the younger children.
  • Registration: Now Open (some weeks already full!)
  • Contact: 203-336-3801 or email faith.barbuto@unquowa.org
  • Website: https://unquowa.org/farm-camp/
  • Location: Unquowa Farm in Fairfield

Wakeman Town Farm

  • Date: July 6th-August 18th (weekly sessions vary by age)
  • Ages: 3yo+
  • Description: Wakeman Town Farm will reopen in May, 2017 and will be offering an array of summer programs for participants at all ages and stages—from toddlers to teens. We believe in cultivating more than just our organic gardens. We cultivate a love for farm life, for animals, for homesteading skills, like canning and preserving the harvest, and for getting one’s hands dirty in the soil or in pie dough. Our campers learn an array of time-honored skills, like composting and seed saving, and about seasonal planting, cooking, nature, sustainability, and the simpler things in life—all via creative, hands-on activities. The programs are enriching and fun, and structured so that challenges are commensurate with a participant’s age and maturity level. Some basic program include: Little Farmer Summer Camp for Ages 3-5yo August 14th-18th, Junior Farmer Summer Camp for K-5th graders July 10th-August 11th, Junior Chef Summer Camp for K-5th graders the weeks of July 10th and July 17th, and the Farm Apprentice Program for 6th-12th graders for a variety of weeks in July and August.
  • Registration: Early March on Westport Parks and Recreation Site
  • Contact: 203-557-9195 or email wakemantownfarm@gmail.com
  • Website: http://www.wakemantownfarm.org/
  • Location: Wakeman Town Farm in Westport

Art

Betsy Beach 

  • Dates: June 12th-September 1s
  • Ages: 6 yo+
  • Summer Art camp – A week-long indoor/outdoor creative experience for art enthusiasts 6 years-old and older. Camp is focused on working with a variety of materials and processes including drawing, painting, printing on a press, collage and kiln-fired ceramics. Maximum class size is six students.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 203-454-9831 or  betsybeach@optonline.net
  • Website: www.betsybeach.com
  • Location: 304 Wilton Road (Betsy’s house) in Westport

Mary Helen Fashion Sewing Camp

  • Dates: June 26th-29th (afternoon sessions only still available- 1:30-5:30pm) AND August 7th-10th
  • Ages: Entering grades 2-8
  • Description: Come join us for a 4-day adventure at mary helen fashion sewing camp where kids get to be fashion designers! Camp is appropriate for kids entering grades 2-8, of all experience levels because we teach the budding fashion designers everything they need to know about designing and sewing their own clothes. We start at the very beginning with creating inspiration boards and sketching designs before cutting out patterns and sewing them together into a final garment. The week concludes with a friends and family fashion show for the designers to showcase their designs.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 513-802-5020 or events@maryhelenstudio.com
  • Website: https://maryhelenstudio.com/pinklemonbluelime/?mc_cid=f1c2a2ef05&mc_eid=3d477a15cc
  • Location: Pink Lemon Blue Lime store in Westport

Saugatuck Digital Arts Camp

  • Dates: June 26th-August 18th (programs vary weekly)
  • Ages: 11-17 yo
  • Description: Saugatuck Digital Arts Workshop introduces our 2017 Summer Digital Arts Camp, a place where kids will showcase their ideas in a premier digital arts studio.  This STEAM based, holistic camp experience will be individualized to your child’s interests. Does he/she want to animate a story? Create a music video? Design an app? Build their own digital portfolio or college resume? Our approach combines both practical “workplace” skills such as learning software, languages and programs with artistic exploration. Our experienced instructors will guide campers to develop their own masterpiece.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: Barbara Alfano-White: bwhite@saugatuckarts.com or 917-374-2529
  • Website: http://www.saugatuckarts.com/summertime/#sumsched
  • Location: 1499 Post Road, Fairfield

Splatterbox

  • Dates: June 20th-August 26th
  • Ages: 5-12 (also ask about an almost 5’s program)
  • Description: A day-week filled with amazing art projects, snacks and games. You can pay by the day ($45) or by the week ($225). Morning session is 10-12:30pm and afternoon session is 1:30-4pm
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 203-349-5508 or splatterboxart@gmail.com
  • Website: http://www.splatterboxart.com/SummerCamp.html
  • Location: Westport

Westport Arts Center

  • Dates: June 26th – August 25th (weekly sessions vary by age and topic)
  • Ages: 4-12 yo
  • Description: Explore the exciting possibilities this summer break with Summer Camp at the Westport Arts Center! Get creative, innovative, and have fun through the arts by choosing from a catalog of unique and contemporary week-long workshops. With everything from mixed media open studios to themed classes delving into graffiti, design, and technology, each workshop will include hands-on projects and some will even include a visit from a professional visiting artist. All workshops are BRAND NEW and offer something for everyone ages 4-12.
  • Registration: Now open 
  • Contact: 203-222-7070 or email lillie@westportartscenter.org
  • Website: https://westportartscenter.org/summer-camp/
  • Location: Westport Arts Center

Cooking

Nouveau Nutrition 

 

  • Dates: June 20th- end of August
  • Ages: 5+
  • Description: The only healthy kids cooking camp in Fairfield County. Join us on an adventure to expand your child’s palate by using a “learn by doing” way of teaching. With chef hats in tow, your little one will be making fun and healthy recipes. Your little one will also learn  valuable kitchen skills. This camp will get your child really excited about putting together healthy and delectable dishes.  Each student will receive a cloth chef hat, gift bag, and recipes.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: Kira Pantschenko- kira@nouveaunutrition.com/ 203-442-6027
  • Website: http://www.nouveaunutrition.com/summer-cooking-camps2017westportkids
  • Location: Westport

Dance

Sheeaun Academy of Irish Dance

  • Dates: August 7th-10th and August 21st-24th  
  • Ages: 4+
  • Description: Summer camp is the perfect intro to Irish step dancing!  Learn the basic steps and techniques of solo and ceili dancing as we dance to lively reels and jigs. Each day includes children’s yoga and a craft.  Whether you’d like to dance for fun or train to be a champion, this beautiful art form is a great way to develop strength, coordination, rhythm and balance, as well as to learn something fun and unique!
  • Registration: March 1st (can send email ahead of time to reserve a spot)
  • Contact: info@sheeaunacademy.com
  • Website: www.sheeaunacademy.com
  • Location: Fairfield

Westport Academy of Dance

  • Dates: June 6th-August 17th (dates vary by age group)
  • Ages: 3+
  • Description: A variety of dance programs for those who are first learning to dance, to experienced dancers interested in ballet, tap, jazz, pointe, and even choreography.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 203-226-9987 or contact@westportdance.com 
  • Website: https://www.westportdance.com/index.php?section=summer_camps
  • Location: Westport

Education

Coding with Kids

  • Dates:July 10 – Aug 21 (one week sessions); Half Day 9am–12pm / 1pm–4pm or Full Day 9am–4pm
  • Ages: K-10th grade
  • Description: Coding with Kids camps are a place for coders to unleash their creativity and take the next step on the Coder’s Ladder. Tech-savvy instructors will guide small groups of campers as they unleash their creativity to build games, interactive stories, websites, programmable circuits, and more. Campers will receive personalized instruction and collaborate with new friends. After camp, kids will be able to share projects with family and friends. We have camps for Little Coders (5-7), Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Students as well as those that want to learn to modify their Minecraft environments with our MINECRAFT MODDING Camps. Know that while the camp structure remains the same week-to-week, each week of camp will contain different projects and activities to advance your child’s learning. At Coding with Kids we are inspiring the next generation of innovators.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: Email info-stamford@codingwithkids.com
  • Website: http://codingwithkids.com/camp/
  • Location: Connecticut Dance Theater

The Connecticut Audubon Society

  • Dates: July 5th -August 18th (weekly sessions vary by age)
  • Ages: 4-15 yo
  • Description: Connecticut Audubon Society’s Summer Camps are staffed by experienced teacher-naturalists from CAS Centers and college-educated men and women who have experience working with children. Programs range based on age, and focus on things such as Wilderness Skills, Rocks, Birds, and so much more!
  • Registration: February 14th
  • Contact: 203-259-6305, ext 109
  • Website: www.ctaudubon.org
  • Location: Fairfield Audubon Society

Camp Invention 

  • Dates: July 24th -July 28th and July 31st-August 4th
  • Ages: Entering 1st-6th grade
  • Description: Children are presented with fun, hands-on challenges that encourage creative problem solving, teamwork, entrepreneurship, and innovation. Camp invention is led by experienced local educators and new curriculum is introduced each year, inspired by the Inductees of the National Inventors Hall of Fame!
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 800-968-4332
  • Website: http://campinvention.org/
  • Location: Staples High School in Westport

Fairfield Museum Summer Camp

  • Dates: June 19th- August 26th (weekly sessions vary by age)
  • Ages: 4-13 yo
  • Description: Fairfield Museum’s Summer Camp Adventures inspire and engage kids ages 4 – 13. Hands-on and interactive activities include tours, games, art and crafts that inspire young people to discover the world around them, bringing art and history to life. Kids will explore hands-on exhibitions and historic sites, learning about the arts, history and culture — with plenty of time to make new friends and enjoy summer fun!
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 203-259-1598
  • Website: http://www.fairfieldhistory.org/programs-events/summer-camps/
  • Location: Fairfield Museum

Live Girl

  • Dates: July 24th-July 28th (9am – 4pm)
  • Ages: Girls rising grades 6-8
  • Description: Camp LiveGirl will bring together 125 middle school girls (+ 25 high school mentors) from across Fairfield County for a week of leadership development and girl empowerment. This one-of-a-kind camp offers daily keynote speakers plus a personalized schedule with options including multi-sports, musical theatre, HERstory, STEM (Crytography), poetry/writing, and more. LiveGirl is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to empower girls in Fairfield County through year-round leadership development and mentoring that builds self-confidence and fosters diversity. LiveGirl runs school year programs for middle school girls (weekly after school mentoring/discussion groups & monthly leadership series) and a summer leadership camp. School year programs are free-of-charge and camp scholarships are available.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: livegirl@optimum.net
  • Website: www.goLiveGirl.com
  • Location: New Canaan High School

Maritime 

  • Dates: June 19th- August 25th (depending on the program)
  • Ages: 5-15, depending on program
  • Description: Each week is a hands-on adventure with learning activities in our marine-science classrooms, at spectacular marine exhibits, in our bigger-than-life educational IMAX® movies, and (for some) excursions on our unique new research vessel. We’ll show campers the fun side of scientific inquiry. Imagine your children doing experiments, holding a real whale bone, safely handling live crabs and much more! Specific activities, including beach days and field trips, depend upon the particular theme of the session.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: campdirector@maritimeaquarium.org
  • Website: http://www.maritimeaquarium.org/fun-learning/kids-families/vacation-and-summer-camps-see-note/
  • Location: Maritime Aquarium in Norwalk

Stepping Stones

  • Dates: June 19th -August 18th
  • Ages: 5-8 (Half and Full day options and can pay weekly)
  • Description: Each week is action-packed with fun theme, hands-on activities that infuse science, technology, engineering and math (STEAM) and foster early language and literacy development. Playful learning experiences enhance a child’s social and academic achievement, and can prevent learning loss from occurring during the summer months.
  • Registration open
  • Contact: 203-899-0606 ext 247
  • Website: http://steppingstonesmuseum.org/Portals/0/docs/2017/17-Summer-Camp-flyer.pdf
  • Location: Stepping Stones in Norwalk

Westport Historical Society

  • Dates: June 26th-30th (New World Explorers),  August 14th- 18th (History Detectives), August 21st-25th (Global Archaeologists)
  • Ages: 7-12- 9am – 1pm
  • Description: Join WHS for one or more of the Time Travelers summer camp sessions. Each week-long session is open for children ages 7-12 and will take place from 9 am-1 pm. Each session will include a special end-of-camp celebration on Friday. $200 Members, $250 Non-Members, $10 Sibling Discount. Session One: New World Explorers -Colonial life in Connecticut was about more than growing onions. Explore how colonial Westporters and Native peoples of the area traveled, cooked, played and lived during the colonists’ first days in the New World. Session Two: History Detectives – Discover some  mysterious Westport residents such as the Sherwood triplets and Mary Bradley. Investigate and solve a different crime each day. Session Three: Global Archaeologists -Step back in time and travel around the globe to discover artwork, events and traditions from different countries and cultures. Each day archaeologists will focus on a different continent and uncover different treasures from that region.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 203-222-1424
  • Website: http://westporthistory.org/programs/kids/
  • Location: 25 Avery Place, Westport, CT 06880

Zaniac

  • Dates: June-August
  • Ages: K-8th grade
  • Description: Zaniac Camps are the perfect combination of learning and fun, featuring our many engaging programs that nurture your child’s love of math and technology.
    Choose between half-day (morning or afternoon) and full-day camps
  • Registration is open
  • Contact: 475-999-8689
  • Website: https://www.zaniaclearning.com/westport/programs/
  • Location: Westport

Sports

Chelsea Piers 

  • Dates: June 19th-September 1st
  • Ages: 3-18 years old
  • Description:
    • Little Athletes Half-Day Camps for 3-6yo
    • Full Day Camps for 5-18 yo
    • Elite Camps for Half or Full Day Camps for 9+
  • Registration: February, 2017
  • Contact: 203-989-1100
  • Website: https://www.chelseapiersct.com/summer-camp/overview/
  • Location: Chelsea Piers in Stamford

Fairfield Ice Academy 

Hockey Camps for the Beginner, Intermediate and Travel Hockey player

  • Dates: June 19th-September 1st
  • Ages: 4-14 yo
  • Description: Come work on your game at one of our hockey camps. Our coaches will work with your children to enhance their hockey skill development. We combine a mixture of drills and games on ice as well as hockey IQ and off ice workouts in our camps. Our small group focus ensures your players are getting the attention they deserve. Snacks included.  Rental Equipment available.  Full day and half day options as well as before and after fun.
  • Contact: 203-254-8399 or info@fairfieldiceacademy.com
  • Website: http://sportsplexatfairfield.com/index.php/home-ice
  • Location: Sportsplex@Fairfield

Ice Skating for Beginner through Intermediate skaters

  • Dates: June 19th- September 1st
  • Ages: 4-12 yo
  • Description: Skaters will have an instructional skills session where they work on their skating and learn new skills. They will also play skating games on the ice and have free skate time to work on the skills that they have learned. ANd DIsco Ice Skating! In addition to skating campers will get creative with themed arts & crafts. Lunch & peanut free snacks are also included!  Skate Rentals are available.  Camp is 10:30 am-1:30 pm.
  • Contact: 203-254-8399 or info@fairfieldiceacademy.com
  • Website: http://sportsplexatfairfield.com/index.php/fia-camps/skating-test
  • Location: Sportsplex@Fairfield

GCA Gymnastics and Parkour Summer Camp

  • Dates: June 26th – August 25th
  • Ages: Gymnastics: 3+ and Parkour: 6+
  • Description: Half Day, Lunch Bunch, & Full Day. Keep your kids active and entertained for the whole summer. Campers should dress in comfortable athletic-wear and bring a drink & nut free snack.
  • Cost:
    • Half day (Single day:$60 / Full Week: $270)
    • Lunch Bunch (Single Day: $75 / Full Week: $345)
    • Full Day (Single Day: $90 / Full Week: $395
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: 203-610-8200 | gcagym@gmail.com
  • Website: www.gcact.com
  • Location: Gymnastics & Cheerleading Academy/Parkour & Ninja Zone

IST (Integrated Sports Training Camps)

Coach Mike Basketball Camp 

  • Dates: June 19-August 18th
  • Ages: K-7th grade
  • Description: Basketball camp for Kindergarten – 7th graders at Compo Beach. The camps are 1-2 hours in the early evenings Monday-Friday.
  • Registration: February 1st
  • Contact: 203-855-9213
  • Website: http://integratedsportstraining.com/
  • Location: Compo Beach in Westport

IST Summer Baseball evening series 

  • Dates: June 19-July 7th
  • Ages: 5 yo- 7yo
  • Description: IST Baseball Headquarters in conjunction with Westport Little League is excited to announce  I.S.T. Baseball 5yr-7yr old Summer Baseball Series! The Summer Series program is geared towards general skills development and instruction. Each one hour and 15 minute session will maintain a low player to coach ratio and include hitting, fielding, throwing, catching, base running, and how to react in real game situations.  Kindergarten choices are Monday, Wednesday or both; 1st/2nd grade choics are Tuesday, Thursday or both. All instruction is provided by I.S.T.’s professional staff. Many of these instructors are also coaches of the Advanced Baseball 9U-19U Westport Baseball Teams
  • Registration: February 1st
  • Contact: 203-855-9213
  • Website: http://integratedsportstraining.com/
  • Location: Burr Farms Fields in Westport
  • Dates: June 26-30, July 10-14, and July 17-21
  • Ages: K-7th grade
  • Description: Under the guidance I.S.T. Sports Headquarters Pro Staff, each player will have the opportunity to develop the fundamental and advanced skills of the game, learn sportsmanship, socialize with their peers, develop leadership qualities and actively participate as a valuable team member.  I.S.T. works hand in hand with Westport Little League so they are highly familiar with our community.  A typical camp day includes stretching, hitting, infield and outfield practice and drills, game situations and base running and modified games.  Participants should bring plenty of drinks and snacks.
  • Registration: March 6th
  • Contact: 203-855-9213
  • Website: http://integratedsportstraining.com/
  • Location: Burr Farms Fields in Westport

Westport Flag Football Camps

  • Dates: June 26th-30th, July 3rd-5th-7th, July 10th-14th, July 17th-21st, July 24th-28th, and July 31st-August 4th
  • Ages: K-7th grade
  • Description: I.S.T. Pro Staff including Coach Lewis-Staples Varsity Coach and Speed and Agility expert leads the way as we offer this up and coming popular, non-contact program for football.  The program will cover all aspects of football training skills and will incorporate general speed and agility training as well as sport and position specific drills and skills development.  In addition to skills training, each camp day will include instructional flag football games.  Each Friday will be Super Bowl Friday where players will compete in fun and exciting football skills competitions like punting and passing along with a week ending game.
  • Registration: March 6th
  • Contact: 203-855-9213
  • Website: http://www.westportct.gov/index.aspx?page=256
  • Location: PJ Romano — Turf field between Saugatuck and Kings Highway schools

Longshore Sailing School

  • Dates: June 26th- August 18th (dates vary by age and program)- 1 and 2 week sessions
  • Ages: 8-16
  • Description: Longshore Sailing School offers a wide range of week and two week long programs during the summer for kids 8-16. They have one week specialty programs including things such as intro to Kayaking, Catamaraning and Paddling as well as more advanced programs and racing techniques. The junor core curriculum offers two week sailing sessions based on level.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: (203) 226-4646
  • Website: http://www.longshoresailingschool.com/
  • Location: Longshore Country Club in Westport

Ole Soccer

  • Dates: June 19th- August 30th
  • Ages: 4-11 yo
  • Description: The Ole Summer Day Clinic programs are designed to help players –  ages 4-11 – to develop athletically by mastering fundamental skills or improving your current skill set. Enjoy plenty of game/scrimmage time, make new friends – and learn from the best coaching staff in the Northeast. Enjoy a summer you will never forget! We teach Brazilian soccer – a fast, creative and graceful style that is recognized and enjoyed around the world. Our coaches teach these skills – ball handling, teamwork, and winning game concepts – and also help instill in every child the self-confidence to play their best. Choose between our half-day or full-day programs. Both our half-day and full-day programs are available for all day clinic locations and weeks.
  • Registration: Open Now (Early bird specials available)
  • Website: http://olesoccerct.com/summer-day-clinics-united/
  • Contact: 203-873-0309 or email olejb10@gmail.com
  • Location: Ole United – Fairfield: located at 176 Linwood Ave., Fairfield. (INDOORS ONLY)

Peak Performance Sports

  • Dates: June 26th-August 18th
  • Ages: 3-12 year olds
  • 3 day and 5 day camps available; 3 Half Days $99, 3 Full Days $165, 5 Half Days $165, 5 Full Days $275); Early Drop Off Available 8:15AM
  • Description: Peak Performance Sports Camps will provide children a unique opportunity to participate in various sports and activities that they play during their Physical Education classes but after school! These programs will be an All Sports Format for children 3-12 years old. The program will allow the children the chance to play EVERYTHING they see during the school year in a physically and mentally safe environment! Floor Hockey, Pinball, Battleship, Basketball, Tag Games, Wiffleball, Soccer, Flag Football, and much, much, more! Best of all the programs will be supervised by Physical Education Teachers, Certified Teachers and Coaches. Come and don’t miss out on the fun!!
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: Mark Carmody- 203-943-9598 or Peakperformancesportscamps@yahoo.com
  • Website: http://www.peakperformancesports.net/
  • Location: Westport, Stamford, and Norwalk

Soccer Edge

  • Dates: June 19th-June 23rd, June 26th-June 30th, August 14th- August 18th, and August 21st-25th
  • Ages: 3-14 yo
  • Description: Come and join the Soccer Edge team at their very popular day camps. The professional coaches from the town will be running fun and challenging drills to help with skill development and love of the game. These camps are a must for all ages and abilities as the safe and enjoyable environment created by the team of coaches allows all players to enjoy the week while making friends and improving their skills.
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: Kevin Fitzsimmons at 203-525-3529 or kevin.fitzsimmons@soccer-edge.com
  • Website: http://soccer-edge.com/
  • Location: Weston

Sono Field House

  • June-August options
  • Ages: 6-12 Years Old
  • Description: Half day and full day options (plus early and after care)
    Overtime Athletics Summer Camps are a little bit of this… and a little bit of that!  Our model, honed over 13 years of providing fun and affordable summer camps, zeroes in on the best parts of traditional day camp like Sports, Games, Contests, Arts and Crafts, Team Building Challenges, and Special Activities, AND also incorporates the latest trends in youth programming to include, Scavenger Hunts, Video Game Bus, Water Games, Goofy Golf, Brain Buster Projects, and much, much more!  Whether you come for a week or the whole summer, our expert team understands how to keep camp fresh and fun. Our proven curriculum and programming formula allows us to roll through the day weaving high intensity and low impact activities together so that every type of kid has their moment to shine.
  • Registration open – Feb 1-5 Steal deal $165 (Full day) & $125 (Half day) After Feb 5th price increases to$225 (Full day) & $185 (Half day)
  • Contact: Program Director Mike Hanley at MHanley@otathletics.com or 203.831.0405
  • Website: https://leagueathletics.com/Page.asp?n=129365&org=OVERTIMECAMPS.COM
  • Location: South Norwalk

Sportsplex

  • Dates: June 12th – September 1st
  • Ages: 3-14 yo (campers are divided by age)
  • Description: Instruction and fun at the Gymnastics & Cheerleading Academy,Fairfield Ice Academy, The Field House, Fit Club, World Champion Taekwondo, Parkour, Brain Boost, Double Up Dance, and Rock Climb Fairfield. Full day and half day options as well as Early and Extended Fun are available. All activities take place in the fully air conditioned state of the art Sportsplex facility.  All equipment, lunch and snacks are included.
  • Contact: 203-683-0000
  • Website: http://www.sportsplexatfairfield.com/index.php/camp
  • Location: Sportsplex@Fairfield

Swimming

Hafaday at the Westport Weston YMCA

  • Dates:June 19th-August 25th
  • Ages: 4-8 yo
  • Description: Hafaday is a popular swim-lesson program for children ages 4 to 8 years old that takes place from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm each day in weekly sessions during the summer as well as some school vacation breaks. The children have a swim lesson and free swim, plus arts/crafts and gym time, with a snack in between. It is a great program where the kids can meet new friends, have fun and really strengthen their swim skills.
  • Registration open
  • Contact: mgeorge@westporty.org
  • Website: http://westporty.org/programs-services/summer-programs/hafaday/
  • Location: Westport Weston YMCA in Westport

Theatre

Break a Leg Broadway Summer Camp 

  • Dates: July 31st-August 4th (Grades 9-12) and August 7th-11th (Grades 4-8); Final Performance August 11th and 12th (all grades) 
  • Ages: 4th-12th grade
  • Description: Broadway summer camp where students will be taught by current actor from Broadway’s, “The Lion King” for $395 per student. Camp culminates with a performance of “A Night of Broadway,” which will feature all students along with a Broadway performer.
  • Contact: Kyle Wrentz: kwrentz@gmail.com
  • Registration: Now open
  • Website: https://www.breakalegtheater.com/
  • Location: Music Theatre of Connecticut (Norwalk)

Crystal Theatre

  • Dates: TBD
  • Ages: 3.5 yo- 12th grade
  • Description: Different theatre options for all ages
  • Contact: TBD
  • Registration: TBD
  • Website: http://crystaltheatre.org/camps.php
  • Location: Crystal Theatre in Norwalk (12 June Ave)

Music Theatre of Connecticut (MTC)

  • Dates: June 26th- July 28th (5 1-week camps)
  • Ages:  1st-8th grade
  • Description: Performers learn and develop songs and scenes from The Broadway Show-of-the–Week and present their work to parents and friends on the final day of camp! This summer’s shows are Annie, Cinderella, Bye Bye Birdie, Newsies, and the Little Mermaid. Performances are on Fridays at 6pm (Grades 1-3) and 8pm (Grades 4-8).
  • Tuition: $395/week; includes t-shirt and two tickets to final performance
  • Registration: Now open (10% off when register for 2+ weeks)
  • Contact: admin@musictheatreofct.com / 203-454-3883
  • Website: http://www.musictheatreofct.com/summer/
  • Location: Westport Ave in Norwalk

TheatreCamp 4 Kids!

  • Dates: First week after public schools end in June and last week before Public schools begin in September
  • Ages:  K-8th grade
  • Description: TheaterCamp for Kids is an innovative, creative, play based camp where students of all levels and ages learn all about the Theater while having fun, playing theater games, improvisation, stage combat, set drawing and design. This is a play based camp that teaches acting, singing and Broadway style dance! This camp is a fun-filled, active camp for kids to have tons of fun while they are learning all about the Theater! TheaterCamp 4 Kids! is offered the first week out of school and the last week before school starts again at the end of the summer. Dates are dependent on the Westport Public School Calendar. Students are split into groups depending on age. This is a great way to spend the summer holiday to keep kids active and inspired!
  • Registration: Now open
  • Contact: Laura Curley Pendergast at curleylaura@hotmail.com or on FB Laura Curley Pendergast and then click the TheaterCamp 4 Kids! page
  • Website: www.theatercamp4kids.com
  • Location: Suzuki Music School or Saugatuck Church depending on the week

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