Summer Camps in Jersey City :
List of Summer Camps in Jersey City
JCFamilies has the most trusted directory of summers camps serving Jersey City
, Hoboken and the surrounding areas. We have assembled a list of the best options for children of all ages, abilities and interests.
The camps in our directory range from local schools and activity centers with diverse activities for campers, to more singular-focused camps (dance, STEM, robotics, soccer, tennis, swimming), to the more classic summer camps which are located out in the country. All camps outside of the metro area provide transportation from/to JC/Hoboken.
Use this directory to find full day and 1/2 day options for your little campers. Whether you’re looking for a few days a week, a few weeks of the summer, or the whole summer, you can find what you’re looking for here.
THE BRUNSWICK SCHOOL
189 Brunswick Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone:(201) 420-1550
The Brunswick School camp definitely tops the List of Summer Camps in Jersey City and it is one of the most popular camp in our city.
Click here to register : Summer Camp 2018
150 Warren Street, Suite 108, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: (201) 333-5600
At Waterfront Montessori, we believe that children never stop learning. Provided an environment in which learning and play are indistinguishable, they continue to learn and grow no matter the time of year. Waterfront Montessori Summer Programs are designed for fun with a purpose. Our exceptional teachers provide a safe and stimulating environment in which children are free to explore their passions. By tackling new challenges both indoors and out, children will make friends, develop their confidence and most importantly, have fun learning. This year’s Summer Camp will run July 2 – August 10, 2018. The “Hopscotch Around the World” program for children ages 3-6 will be from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., with an after camp hours option from 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.. The Toddler camp will be in the mornings from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
116 Hillcrest Rd., Warren, NJ, 07059 – Phone: 908-580-CAMP
Camp Riverbend—where the fun never ends! Fun, camp spirit and achievement through swimming, sports, crafts, cooking, canoeing, adventure course and much more! All the fun is led by an amazing staff of teachers and college students. Join the Breene family for a summer of confidence and friendship. Lunch included. For boys and girls, ages 3-14. Bus service included from downtown Jersey City and Hoboken. Camp river bend has been in our list of Summer Camps in Jersey City for last 4 years.
MY GYM Jersey City
252 9th Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: (201)205-1218
Summer camp is running from June 25th– August 31st.
We have two sessions: 9-12pm we will have dance and martial arts, crafts and a healthy snack & 1-4pm we will be in the gym doing relays, games, obstacle courses, crafts and a healthy
There is a $10 bring your own lunch from 12-1pm with a story time at the end. We are doing a really great buy more Save more for our camps this year. Here are the prices:
1-4 sessions $40/session
5-9 session $35/ session
10-19 sessions $30/ session
20+ sessions $25/ sessions this is member price, non members add an additional $10
*RSVP required, no drop ins/ walk ins.
125 First Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: (732) 236-8970
Zaniac Summer Camps are ideal for your curious child. Go on a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math Adventure with us! Each camp is tailored to your child’s needs. Small camp sizes ensure an exceptional experience. Our instructors are fully-trained and vetted role models who love working with kids and technology. Camps are grouped and focused for your child’s age and grade. It’s Summer Adventure for your child’s mind at Zaniac! Go from true beginner coder with Scratch or Blockly to writing custom code in Pythonor Java. Discover and investigate with a themed STEAM Quest Camp where your child can be an astronaut or a superhero! Explore mechanical and electrical engineering through hands-on innovation to build robots and fly drones! Create your own projects with our design camps–from musical compositions to 3D prints!
Each Zaniac Summer Camp Features:
- Personalized attention with small camp sizes
- Gain tech skills with role model instructors
- Fun & safe high-tech environment
- Daily outdoor activity
- Weekly library visits & local field trips
- Pizza Fridays & Daily Snacks
- Zaniac T-shirt with every camp
Weekly Full-Day Camp: $559
Camp Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.aftercare available until 5:30pm*Weekly Half Day Camp: $349
8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
*Weekly after-care from 4:30-5:30 available for $35 per week
NIMBUS DANCE WORKS
209 3rd Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: (201) 377-0718
JC SummerArts 2018 – July 23 – August 31
With instruction in various styles of dance, theater, choral music, and fine art, JC SummerArts provides an in-depth experience in the arts from process to refinement to performance. Classes are taught by working professional artists, including members of Nimbus Dance Works’ acclaimed professional dance company. JC SummerArts takes place at Nimbus’ large, air-conditioned, state of-the-art facility steps from the Newark Avenue plaza!
Emphasis is placed on individual student attention and small class sizes, providing engagement with process and foundation for technique and artistry. Our top priority is creating a positive and fun environment for our young campers!
Each week culminates with a final performance showcasing the work camp students have accomplished. In addition to focused studio time, students spend outdoor time at the park (cooling off in the water sprinklers!) – other highlights include Ice Cream Fridays, headshot photos of each student, special guest teachers, and more!July 23-27 – Lights, Camera – DANCE!’ – Music Video Week
July 30-Aug 3 -Frida Kahlo & Arts of the Americas: Dual Language Week
Aug 6-10 –
Pop Star Week!
Aug 13-17 –
Once Upon a Time: Create Your Own Fairytale Week
Aug 20-24 –
Aug 27-31 – Under the Sea w/ The Little Mermaid
Ages: 4-11 yrs (note: Teen Intensive for 12-18yrs offered July 9 -20
Daily Schedule: 9am-4pm
(early drop-off and aftercare available)
Tuition: Advance: $375 (until 4/1 only); Weekly Price: $425; Full 6 Weeks: $1,750
DEERKILL DAY CAMP
54 Wilder Road, Suffern, NY, 10901 – Phone:(845) 354-1466
Deerkill Day Camp, celebrating its 60th season as a family-owned camp, is an ACA-accredited day camp that offers a warm and supportive environment on a beautiful 15 acre campus in Suffern, NY.
Our group leaders, the counselors who are with your children throughout the day, are mature adults. Deerkill offers a superb swimming program, teamsports and 17 specialty programs in the creative, graphic and performing arts. Our campers are ages 3 to 15. Sessions run 2 to 8 weeks from July 2, 2018 to August 24, 2018. Transportation from Jersey City is by air-conditioned minibus. Hot lunches, towels, trips and a weekend pool club are included. No tipping allowed.
GARDEN STREET SCHOOL OF THE PERFORMING ARTS
1018 Washington Street, 2nd Floor, Hoboken, NJ, 07030 – Phone:(201) 683-9100
From June 25 th to August 31st / Mon – Fri- 8:30am to 3:30pm
Every day we have a great schedule of classes, Ballet, Tap, Jazz ,Hip Hop, Music, Arts, Musical Theater. On Fridays we will provide a pizza party lunch. At 2pm we invite parents and caregivers to join us for an in house demonstration of what the students have learned all week.
BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS OF HUDSON COUNTY
225 Morris Blvd, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: (201) 333 – 4100
June 25th to August 24th. 7:30 am to 6:00 pm. Jersey City and Hoboken. Comprehensive Program with bus transportation, meals, STEM, art, gym/fitness/sports, trips, swimming, and more
THE SCANDINAVIAN SCHOOL OF JERSEY CITY
210 9th Street, Suite1, Jersey City, NJ – 07302 – Phone:(201) 420-8111
“Are you looking for a unique summer camp for your 1-6 year old this summer?” Join us at The Scandinavian School of Jersey City for 1-10 weeks of everything from cooking, gardening, ceramics, woodworking, theatre and movement- or perhaps you are interested in our Forest Program for your 3-6 year old! At SSJC we all sit down for a community lunch, prepared on site by our chef. The menu is all organic and plant forward, and the children are all part of seed-table experiences at SSJC. We follow the Swedish curriculum for Childhood Education, and are inspired by the Reggio Emilia Approach.
To learn more about our very special school please visit:Curious & Capable- A Day at SSJC
Read about us in The Wall Street Journal HERE
720 Monroe Street, suites E105-106, Hoboken, NJ – 07030 – Phone: (201) 755-5585
WHO? Children ages 2.5 to 6.
WHEN? We are Flexible. June 25th, 2018 through August 24th, 2018.
Weekly registration available and half day
The more weeks you register, the bigger the discount.
WHAT? Early Language Education is a Gift that Lasts a Lifetime. Take Advantage of this Perfect Mix of Fun Academics and Outdoors Activities!
– Immersion (French, Spanish or Mandarin) without frustration
– Highly qualified, native speaking instructors
– Songs, games, arts & crafts, movement and other fun activities
– Great classrooms
– Extended hours and half day options available
MUSIC TECH KIDS
We train kids & teens to play instruments while using smart phones & tablets to make songs and then music videos. Some children also learn singing and theatrical skills as well. It keeps them away from “video games” for a bit by thinking they are making music for them! Watch the videos on the site, it works!
M AVERY DESIGNS SEWING STUDIO
720 Monroe Street E306, Hoboken, NJ, 07010 – Phone: (201) 745-0186
Half Day Programs 9am – 12pm & 1-4pm, Full Days 9am – 4pm. First Week Starts June 18th. Last Week Starts August 27th. Kids 5,6,7 & Kids 8,9,10, 11 & Tweens/Teens ages 12-17
HAMILTON PARK MONTESSORI
1 McWilliams Place, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: (551) 208-2178
Our Summer Enrichment Program provides students fun and exciting themes while our HPMS teachers support students in their math, reading and writing skills. We offer two sessions from 6/25-8/17 (4 weeks per session). The sessions are from 9-3pm, and Extended Day Program is available.
HUDSON MONTESSORI SCHOOL
10 Regent Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: (201) 516-0700
June 18, 2018 through August 10, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM, Theme based activities
THE LEARNING SUITE
324 Communipaw Ave, Jersey City, NJ, 07305 – Phone: (201) 706-3403
Spend the SUMMER with The Learning Suite!
Six weeks of exploration through Visual & Performing Arts awaits your child.
June 18th – July 27th, 2018
Half – day camp 9:00 am – 12:00 pm (Snack Included)
Full – day camp 9:00 am – 3:00 pm (Lunch & Snack Included)
June 18 – 22 – The Gingerbread Man
June 25 – 29 – The Little Red Hen
July 2 – 6 – Goldilocks and The Three Bears
July 9 – 13 – The City Mouse and The Country Mouse
July 16 – 20 – Why Flies Buzz
July 23 – 27 – How Turtles Got Their Shells
With plenty of outdoor fun!
Open House – May 5th, 2018 (10:00 am – 12:00 pm)
SCIENCE CAMP AT LIBERTY SCIENCE CENTER
222 Jersey City Blvd, Jersey City, NJ, 07305 – Phone: (201) 253-1380
Science Camp at Liberty Science Center offers a fun, innovative, and inquiry-based curriculum chock full of exciting hands-on exploration and challenges. Choose from 44 sessions such as coding, game development, robotics, astronomy, animal life, physics, chemistry, geology, and even sailing.
Our supportive environment includes a passionate, skilled teaching staff and cool science tools. Kids learn a lot and have a blast! LSC’s camp is for rising 1st – 8th graders. Sessions are offered Mon-Fri from 9:00am – 4:00pm from July 9 – August 24. Extended AM and PM hours are available for an extra charge. Reserve your preferred topic and week(s) today! Email [email protected] or call 201-253-1380.
FAST TRACK LANGUAGES
78 Erie Street, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: (718) 825-6598 / (201) 685 – 8220
Registration for 2018 Mind and Body Camp is now open! Sign up
Gymnastics-Mindfulness and Yoga Fusion
Reading – Writing and Math Activities (hands on learning)
Music: Introduction to the Keyboard Piano
June 25 – Aug 31
2 weeks – 3 weeks or 4 weeks
Enroll by 2/28 and save 10%
9:00 am – 1:30pm
Spots are limited
NEW JERSEY CITY UNIVERSITY
110 Culver Avenue, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: (201) 200-2528
The NJCU Summer Camp is geared towards offering a rewarding experience for your child. The camp features facilities both indoor and outdoor, including an indoor pool, 3 hardwood courts, an outdoor athletic complex with collegiate regulation size soccer, softball, and baseball fields and private locker rooms.
2018 SUMMER CAMP DATES (2 Week Sessions)
Ages 6-12 (Athletic Ability Not Required)*
(13 and 14 year olds may inquire about junior counselor program)
Session 1 – July 9 thru July 20
Session 2 – July 23 thru August 3
Session 3 – August 6 thru August 17
Monday thru Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm, Extended Day Available
Cost: $250 per week
*Swimming Lessons Included
498a Jersey Ave, Jersey City, NJ, 07302 – Phone: (646) 675-7739
Start & end date: 6/25-8/31, Hours: 9-3pm, Location: Tiny Greenhouse, Activities: a sweet mix between outdoor fun – indoor coolness and lots and lots of art.
TONAL ART MUSIC CENTER
47 B Harrison Street, Hoboken, NJ, 07030 – Phone: (646) 667-0091
Summer Rock Band Camp: 2 classes per week with pro musicians starting July 2-August 17th. Broken in two sessions (Session A is 4 weeks, Session B is 3 weeks) students will be assigned to group based on audition. 4 ensembles per session, 4-6 students per group. Open to vocalists, guitarists, pianists, bass players, drummers, woodwind and brass instruments. Final concert for all groups to be held at end of summer.
1202 Shipyard Ln, Hoboken, NJ, 07030 – Phone: (201) 377-5495
May 7 – Aug 24 9-11/9-12/9:30-3:30 Daily. Inquire at Kidville
MISS YVONNE SWIM SCHOOL
Age Range: 3+ years
When:June 18-Aug 31, 8:30AM-4PM
Early Drop-Off/Late Pick-Up Options:
Flexible morning drop-off 7:30AM-8:30AM
(free) Aftercare 4-6PM
Flexible morning drop off & Aftercare (requires parent drop off and pick up)
Complimentary from Hoboken, Jersey City and Weehawken
Pick-up time in Hoboken is approximately 8/8:15am and drop-off time is approximately 4:45pm.
A teacher counselor will always ride with the campers. We also implemented a tracker last year where you can be added to view our route on the way home and know if we are in a traffic jam or just a couple blocks away!
Miss Yvonne Swim Camp 2018 will be taking place for 1 week over Spring Break(April 2-6
) and 11 weeks this summer (June 18-Aug 31
) this summer!!! We are offering complimentary optional round-trip transportation from Hoboken, JC & Weehawken. Our camps are being housed in the gorgeous Secaucus Recreation facility located at 1200 Koelle Blvd
that has 4 outdoor pools, grassy area, shaded areas, a baseball and soccer field, an indoor pool and basketball court and track run (in case of inclement weather) all of which we will be able to use every single day. The day will include swim lessons 2x/day, swim practice 2x/day, an outdoor adventure, a sports activity and a guided arts activity daily. The ratio is 1 teacher counselor per every 4 campers.