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SUPER SOCCER STARS
Multiple locations in Jersey City
Super Soccer Stars’ week-long Summer camps are the perfect way to keep your young soccer stars kicking away all summer long. Let your kid enjoy Fun in the Sun Camp, for ages 3 to 5; Indoor Mini Camps, for ages 2.5 to 5; and Full day Camp for ages 6 to 10. Don’t miss a single chance to score a goal! Join one of their camps in Jersey City! Programs are run in multiple locations in Jersey City. You can find out more at supersoccerstars.com or by calling the office at 212.877.7171
Mad Science Kids’ Lab, 720 Monroe St # E314B, Hoboken, NJ – Phone: 973-542-8366
Week-long science programs for ages 8-14. Choice for full day or half day. Select weeks with special topics for 5-7 year olds.
189 Brunswick St, Jersey City, NJ 07302 – Phone: 201- 420-1550
June 27-August 26, 2016 (2-week minimum). Half/Full Day Options – Weekly Themes –Field Trips – Ages 3-8 Welcome!
- JERSEY CITY: 252 9th Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone 201-205-1218 – http://www.mygym.com/jerseycity/camp
Dance, Martial Arts, Gymnastics, music, games, arts & crafts, and more!
My Gym camp is simply the best! Children participate in energizing fitness games, noncompetitive gymnastics, dance, martial arts, arts and crafts, music and so much more. Each camp program is uniquely designed to keep your children moving and active, as we emphasize physical development and personal success. Our themes and programs change daily, so no two camp days at My Gym are ever the same. We provide a healthy snack for the morning and afternoon sessions. For potty trained children 2.5yr to 13 yr olds. To challenge the children appropriately, they will be grouped by age.
297 9th Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-889-2837
Ninja warrior training camp with strength training for kids 5+. Additional set of activities to cover arts, music, math, science and personnel development (financial education exposure, presentation skills and other soft skills)
150 Bay Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-360-3072
An active child is a healthy child. CKO Kids boxing is a fun and exciting way to keep your kids active. The children will learn the basic kicks and punches, we set up obstacles and other fun games while focusing on balance, coordination, and confidence!
Memberships include gloves and t-shirt
Every monday and wednesday from 4:15pm – 5pm
$69.00 per month
116 Hillcrest Rd., Warren, NJ, 07059 – Phone: 908-580-2267
June 27 – August 12, 2016 / M-F, 9:30am – 4:15 pm.
Located in Warren Township NJ (30 minutes from downtown Jersey City). Daily summer bus service included!
For boys and girls ages 3-14
Daily swimming lessons, all types of sports, crafts, nature, cooking, adventure course, special events, cookouts and much more!
KEY ELEMENT LEARNING
338 Grove St, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-200-1160
Our Summer Camp will operate from June 6 through August 26, 2016, and week to week enrollment is available to provide complete flexibility. Simply choose from 2, 3, or 5 day sessions either morning, afternoon or full day option. Although we require a 2 week minimum for our 2 or 3 day sessions, in order to allow for summer travel plans, the weeks do not have to be consecutive. Commit to 2 or 3 months commitment for a more convenient price.
THE LEARNING SUITE / BERGEN-LAFAYETTE MONTESSORI SCHOOL
324 Communipaw Avenue, Jersey City, NJ, 07304 – Phone: 201-706-3403
June 20, 2016 – July 29, 2016, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Before Camp Care from 7:30am – 9:00 am. After Camp Care from 3:00pm – 6:00 pm. Indoor and outdoor play, themed activities, field trips, splash day.
THE ETHICAL COMMUNITY CHARTER SCHOOL
95 Broadway, Jersey City, NJ, 07306 – Phone: 201-984-4151
TECCS is a public charter school-admissions by lottery. Monday-Friday 8:30am-4pm (Early drop off 7:45am-8:10) Aftercare 4pm-5:45pm
242 10th, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-344-7824
July for 4 weeks and possibly August for 1 or 2 weeks. Full Day Tennis Summer Camp for youth ages 5 to 12 from 9am to 3pm at Public School #37 next to Hamilton Park. We have a terrific art class built in as well. The focus is Tennis, athletic and motor – skill development.
837 Jersey Avenue, Jersey City, NJ, 07310 – Phone: 201-222-0033
We offer Half, Full, and Extended Day. Swimming lessons, STEM, Crossfit for Kids, Music, Art, Cooking, & Gymnastics classes!
HAMILTON PARK MONTESSORI
1 McWilliams Place, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-533-1910
6/20/16-8/12/16, 8am-6pm, swim class, soccer and lots of outdoor activities, field trips every week, from 2.5 to elementary age.
342 7th ST, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-898-5437
The Embankment School offers a summer program with projects that encourage innovation, creativity, and resourcefulness. The activities get kids to become “makers”–getting their hands dirty, creating things, putting things together, taking things apart, and having a lot of fun doing it all! The program will run for six weeks, beginning June 20th, each week having a different theme. Families can register on a per week basis, each week costing $395.
LIBERTY SCIENCE CENTER
222 Jersey City Blvd, Jersey City, NJ, 07305 – Phone: 201-253-1214
Fun, innovative, and inquiry-based STEM* camp curriculum. Hands-on exploration and challenges
STEM Summer Camp: Robotics, forensics, 3D Printing, Maker Lab, YL Mini Camp and More. Lunch and Snack are available daily. Hours of operation are Monday – Friday 9am-4pm
HOPE CENTER SUMMER ARTS CAMP
100/116 Cambridge Avenue, Jersey City, NJ, 07307 – Phone: 201-870-1549
Our extended weeks start date is June 20th through July 1st. The first session of camp is from July 5th through July 29th. We will be closed the week of August 1st. Our second session starts August 8th through September 2nd. Our Camp hours are from 8am to 6pm. We have early care from 7:30 am to 8am. We operate from Monday through Friday. Students participate in Singing, Dance, and Drama classes. They work together to put on a Camp Musical at the end of each session. Other activities include field trips, sports, arts and crafts, etc.
SWIM STARS CAMP
Pool Address:Saint Peter’s University
870 Montgomery Street
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Working Hours: Tuesday: 6:00PM – 8PM (6:00PM – 6:40PM, 6:40PM – 7:20PM, 7:20PM – 8:00PM)
Thursday: 6:00PM – 8:00PM (6:00PM – 6:40PM, 6:40PM – 7:20PM, 7:20PM – 8:00PM)
Saturday: 1:20PM – 4:00PM
10 Regent St, Jersey City, NJ 07302 – Phone: 201-516-0700
June 20-August 12, 2016 – Ages 3 – 12
Our Summer Maker’s Camp is for young Scientists, Technologists, Engineers, Artists and Mathematicians who want to make their creativity and imagination come to life. Our campers will follow a different theme in each session, with each theme integrated into Science, Technology,
Engineering, Art and Math related activities. A day in our camp for ages 3 to 5 includes water play and outdoor play time, music & movement, cooking, Spanish, art & craft, jewelry making, Origami, field trips and much more. Activities for 6 year olds and up include swimming, tennis, scratch animation, 3D printing, chess, hip-hop theater, field trips and more. After Care campers will enjoy games and outdoor fun until 6:00 PM. Please visit our website for more details.
78 Erie Street, Jersey City, NJ – Phone: 718-825-6598
Children enjoy developing new skills. Let’s assist your child in developing his/her Reading, Writing and Math skills.
Children will follow a customized curriculum designed to meet the needs of each child. Math and Language will be combined with a short Yoga session.
From 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Jul 6-Jul 26 (3 weeks $885 )
Jul 6-Aug 2 (4 weeks 1,150)
Aug 3-Aug 16 (2 weeks $600)
WORLD OF ABC
159 2nd ST, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-963-5555
Come join as at World of ABC for a summer full of fun, adventure, and learning! The Waldo Summer Camp offers three sessions beginning in July through the end of August to meet the needs of our families. Children rotate to four different stations throughout their camp day, experiencing fun activities related to the weekly theme. A few weekly themes are, carnival, mad scientist, pirates, outer space, and more! In addition, each day of the week features a lesson related to a either Engineering, Science, Geography, or Art, with an emphasis on combining learning with fun. Summer might be a break from academics, but that doesn’t mean that our students ever stop learning! In addition, children have the opportunity to attend weekly field trips to off-site locations. These sites include the Jenkinson’s Aquarium, Sandy Hook Science Center, Willowbrook Mini Golf, and Lyndhurst Sprinkler Park. Our summer camp program has also been designed by qualified and experienced teachers, and these same teachers lead each group of children throughout their camp experience.
Our summer camp’s first session (July 5th – July 22th),will include carnival games, different sports , and mad scientist experiments. During the second session (July 25th – August 5th), the children will celebrate Christmas in July and explore fun beach activities including a Luau! Children will then sail into our third and final session ( August 8th – August 26th), as they explore through activities related to pirates and end the summer with a blast in outer space! Come experience summer with us!
HARBOR HILLS DAY CAMP
75 Doby Road Box 516, Mount Freedom, NJ, 07970 – Phone: 973-895-3200
Camp Dates – June 27th to August 19th
Location: Mendham, NJ
For over 50 years Harbor Hills Day Camp has been the summer home to thousands of campers. From Sports to Aquatics, and Outdoor Adventure to the Creative and Performing Arts, campers develop their skills under the supervision of our outstanding staff of counselors, specialists and coaches. Campers from ages 3-17 participate in a strategically-designed program of exciting activities. Harbor Hills includes door-to-door buses, daily hot meals and counselors of college age and a leadership team who are teachers or parents. Each summer campers become part of an engaging, enthusiastic and caring camp community that allows them to grow and thrive.
PERFORMING ARTS WORKSHOP
196 Morgan Street, Ground Floor, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-424-3075
Part-time programs for students age 3 and up. Full-time workshop for elementary-aged students (6-10)
NEXT STEP BROADWAY
233 9th St, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-706-3025
Next Step Broadway’s Musical Theater Summer Camp ages 3-12, runs Monday-Friday 9am-4pm with options of early drop off and late pickup. Each day campers will enjoy indoor dance class, acting class, voice class and an arts and craft hour. Outdoor snack time, lunch and park play time. New Shorten day option for 3 & 4 yr olds.
MATHNASIUM OF JERSEY CITY
260 Grove Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-434-6284
Mathnasium is Jersey City’s neighborhood Math Learning Center. We offer a summer program of 12 or 20 drop in visits. We work with students one-on-one on individual learning plans based on their specific needs. The summer program includes a Written and Verbal Assessment.
35 Hudson Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-918-6643
Starting on 27th June till August end with half day, full day and extended day programs located at 33 hudson street. Lots of outdoor activities, science, math, art and engineering based learning and fun activities
BRICKS 4 KIDZ – JERSEY CITY, NJ
June 27, 2016 – Aug 19, 2016 (no camp on July 4th)
Two locations this summer:
Downtown – 209 Third Street Jersey City
JSQ Area – 41 Tuers Ave. Jersey City
Full Day : 8:45am to 3:15pm M-F $325/week
AM Session: 8:45am to 11:45am M-F $195/week
PM Session: 12:15pm to 3:15pm M-F $195/week
So many fun Lego themes to choose from .. Mining and Crafting, Superhero, Jurassic Brick Land, Angry Birdz, and so much more! Other activities include Arts and Crafts, Games and Prizes, Sports and Fitness.
SURATI FOR PERFORMING ARTS
Surati Summer Camp 2016 for ages 4 – 12 yrs
Here is an awesome opportunity to unleash the hidden talents in your child! Through a combination of dance, theater and music, Surati’s Summer camps will introduce children to the exciting world of creative performing arts. From ancient fables like Panchatantra and traditional dance forms like Kathak, Odissi and Folk to Contemporary, Jazz and even Bollywood, we create a unique learning experience that will stay with your children forever. To know more about Surati go to www.suratiinc.com
Surati for Performing Arts is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded with a vision to showcase the rich cultural heritage of India through performing arts, education and community events. Since 2002, Founder-Artistic Director Rimli Roy and the Surati team have presented high quality cultural and artistic programming to Hudson County, NJ and beyond. Surati’s Holi and Diwali on the NJ Waterfront are among the most popular annual festivals in the region attracting thousands of people from around the US. In addition to training hundreds of new dancers every year, the group has also toured extensively with its staged productions and shows. Surati has performed in prestigious platforms like; Incredible India’s Annual Road Show (the Indian Ministry of Tourism) and the Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (Indian Ministry of Textiles), The Kennedy Center and The Library of Congress (Washington D.C), The Lincoln Center (NY), The Reichhold Center at the University of the U.S Virgin Islands, The Rutgers University (NJ), The Alaska Performing Arts Center at Anchorage (AK), The Las Vegas Convention Center (NV), The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, The World Financial Center Wintergarden, New York City Hall and The Indian Consulate in New York City.
THE RIVER SCHOOL
251 Warren St., Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-369-7003
Monday -Friday 7:30am -6:30 pm at 251 Warren St and 30 Newport Pkwy.
Field trips, soccer, swimming, art symposium and lots of out door play.
LAKEVIEW DAY CAMP
505 Riva Ave, East Brunswick, NJ, 08816 – Phone: 732-821-8933
Start Date June 27 – August 19 – Camp Days run from 9-4
LakeView offers a traditional private day camp experience with a full offering in the arts with classes like ceramics, woodworking and mad science. In sports such as softball, basketball, soccer, tennis and more. In adventure with a high ropes course, full lake front canoeing kayaking and paddleboarding, archery and mountain biking. Finally we have a first class brand new swim complex.
Tours available on request just call the camp office at 732-821-8933
NJCU COMMUNITY RECREATION
110 Culver Avenue, Jersey City, NJ, 07305 – Phone: 201-200-2528
• Fun-filled activities camp offering a variety of sports, swimming and arts and crafts.
• Campers receive daily swimming instruction
• Campers utilize both indoor and outdoor Collegiate Athletic Complexes
6 week long program with three two-week sessions available
Session 1: June 27 – July 8 $405 (NO CAMP JULY 4th / Price is prorated)
Session 2: July 11 – July 22 $450
Session 3: July 25- August 5 $450
ALL 3 Sessions = 10% DISCOUNT
• Ages 7-12 *6 year olds may be permitted on a case by case basis
• Camp Drop-off and Pick-up Location: TM Gerrity Complex – 235 New Jersey 440 Jersey City, NJ 07305
• Extended Day options available!
• Deadline to Register: June 1, 2016
• To register visit www.njcu.edu/camps
• For more information email [email protected]
THE GROWING TREE LEARNING CENTER II
160 5th Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-386-1502
All year around program
STEVE AND KATE’S CAMP
Elysian Charter School – 1460 Garden Street, Hoboken, NJ, 07030 – Phone: 973-685-4089
Steve and Kate’s conforms to kids not the other way around. We offer a ton of fun, educational, wacky activities (such as bread making, music, animation, coding, soccer etc) that campers choose to explore at their own pace. We run from 6/27-8/26 M-F 7:30-6pm, day passes available (refunds applied to any not used so you don’t lose out), lunch is included (as well as snacks), all materials and hours. Want to come the whole summer? We have a membership option as well. Check out Steveandkatescamp.com for more information!
150 Warren Street, Suite 108, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-333-5600
Summer Program for children ages 2 through 13
GARDEN PRESCHOOL COOPERATIVE
242 10th Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: 201-309-0440
GPC Summer Camp is located at Garden Preschool Cooperative, 1/2 a block from Hamilton Park in downtown Jersey City. Camp activities include arts & crafts, cooking, science, music, circle time and lots of outdoor time at Hamilton Park where campers will enjoy lunch, play games, let off some steam at the playground and, of course, cool off at the spray ground!
GPC Summer Camp runs June 20 through August 19 with regular hours from 9am-4pm. Before/after care is available at additional cost.
STEVENS COOPERATIVE SCHOOL
100 River Drive S, Jersey City, NJ, 07310
Stevens Cooperative School’s Summer Programs in Hoboken and Newport!
We have something for everyone from ages three to 14, offering five unique summer programs including day camps for children ages three to 5th grade, academic classes for 2nd-8th grade and specialty camps (including 40+ classes such as Video Production, CSI Forensic Investigation, Maker Studio, Fashion Lab and Sports Zone) for PreK – 8th grade. Day camp field trips include visits to Alstede Farms, Secaucus Pool, NJ Rock Gym, the Bronx Zoo, the Meadowlands Environmental Center and many more.
Programs run from mid-June to August 12. Most programs include extended care until 6:00 pm. It’s a great place to be this summer!
THE CRAYON BOX
54 Coles Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302 – Phone: 201 – 688-6060
June 27 thru August 19, 2016 (8 weeks) Enrollment is flexible, sign-up for as many weeks needed.
Monday – Friday (9am- 12pm) and (1pm-4pm).
Space is limited to 15 students!!!!
Registration is open to students aged 5-10 years old.
Registration closes: May 31, 2016, Register Early and receive 40% Discount.
Kids love art and The Crayon Box– Art Camp provides them with a variety of experiences that will both entertain and educate them. Each week the art projects are centered on a different art theme. Activities will include both two and three-dimensional art such as drawing, painting, sculpting and crafts. Our camp is run by Gloribelle Hernandez, an experienced and certified art teacher. Students are asked to bring a bottle of water, snack and a work shirt.
JERSEY CITY CHILDREN’S THEATER
Jersey City Children’s Theater
83 Wayne Street, Jersey City, NJ. 07302
JC SummerArts Jr. (ages 3-5) by Jersey City Children’s Theater & Nimbus Dance Works
Children will create original theater, shadow puppets, dance and song around American folklore and Native American stories. Dance from Nimbus Dance Works and music from A Sound Start will be incorporated into the programming each week.
Choose up to 6 weeks for *$225/week:
July 18th – July 22nd
July 25th – July 29th
August 1st – August 5th
August 8th – August 12th
August 15th – August 19th
August 22 – August 26th
Register Early to save over $100!
Book as many weeks from now until * May31st for just $225/week.
*Registration after May 31st:
* June 1st – 30th: $300/week
* July 1st – August 22nd $350/week
JC SummerArts 2016: “CELEBRATE JERSEY CITY” (Ages 6-9)
The Courtyard, 209 3rd St. (Corner of Erie), Jersey City, NJ. 07302
Jersey City’s own Jersey City Children’s Theater and Nimbus Dance Works, along with music educator Andi Gunden, bring instruction in dance, theater, and music each week along with healthy doses of fun outdoor time and special events. The full day summer camp, for ages 6-10, focuses on a distinct theme each week with specialized arts experiences working with professional artists from a range of different art forms and styles. Each week features guest teaching artists including: Surati (Indian dance & performance), Segunda Quimbamba (Puerto Rican Folkloric Music & Dance), Chazz Giovanni Bruce (NYC Hip Hop Theater Artist), Theresa Coombe-Mannino (Broadway performer).
With performances each week, lots to learn about and great friendships to build: come celebrate and learn at JC SummerArts!
Week 1: July 18 – July 22- Showbiz Essentials
Week 2: July 25 – July 29- Indian Dance, Bollywood and Panchatantra with Surati!
Week 3: Aug 1 – Aug 5- Latin American Music, Dance & Stories with Segunda Quimbamba
Week 4: Aug 8-Aug 12- Hip Hop: Dance, Spoken Word and Theater & Murals
Week 5: Aug 15 – Aug 19- Alice in Wonderland in Dance, Theater & Music
Week 6: Aug 22 – Aug 26- Hip-Hop: Michael Jackson Week!
Go to http://jcsummerarts.org/ for more information.