Summer Activites

Information provided by - ISPA Family Resource Coordinator

Are you looking for something to do over the summer? Take a look at these local events to see if any meet your interest? While some events are free, others may involve a cost.


For questions about this flyer contact:

Ms. Dorticia Council, MFT

Family Resource Coordinator

by phone 484-713-4353 x3029 or

mailto:dcouncil@insightpa.org

FREE - Kids & Teens Eat Free All Summer

Philly Summer Meals Hotline 1-855-252-MEAL (6325) Or Text "FOOD" TO 877877
  • Free meals for kids and teens ages 18 and under. Also people over 18 who participate in a public or non-profit private school program established for the mentally or physically disabled.
  • No registration, ID, or proof of income required
  • Call or text to find your nearest site (June-Aug)

ALL KIDS ARE WELCOME!

FREE - VISIT THE FRANKLIN INSTITUTE

Community Night - Tue June 19 5-8pm and Tue July 17

https://www.fi.edu/specialevents/community-nights

Discounted parking available $6 at 271 N. 21st Street, Phila PA 19103

FREE Crafts for Kids - Lakeshore Learning Store

June 9th, 10am-3pm Dinosaur Discovery

Free Craft for Kids - Every Saturday 11am-3pm

Ages 3 & up, no reservations necessary

For tons of free summer learning activities visit:http://LakeshoreLearning.com/summer

FREE - Elevate the Block June 23, 11am-4pm

Free community block party & resource fair

4600 Block on Leiper Street - Overington Park

  • Fun & Games
  • Arts & Crafts
  • FREE Food & Prizes
  • Music
  • Resources

FREE - GSK Science in the Summer

A free science education program for children entering 2nd-6th grades. The fun, hands-on activities are taught by certified teachers in local libraries throughout Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery & Philadelphia counties. For library locations, dates, and online registration, visit http://scienceinthesummer.com

ACCESS Admission - $2 per person

Pennsylvania ACCESS Cardholders can attend 36 cultural sites (museums and gardens) in Philadelphia for $2 per person. Art-Reach creates, advocates for and expands accessible opportunities in the arts so the full spectrum of society is served. ACCESS Admission is a city-wide initiative led by Art-Reach and supported by various community partners and cultural sites. For more information, and a list of locations and transportation options, visit http://www.art-reach.org

Philly Free Streets 8/11/18 8am -1pm

Join Philly Free Streets for family-friendly, people-powered fun! You're invited to experience Philly streets in a new way! Come ready to walk, bike, and play on a 8-mile round trip route of car-free streets (N. Broad Street from Erie to City Hall). All ages are invited.

For more information: http://www.phillyfreestreets.com

call 215.686.5552 or email mailto:phillyfreestreets@phila.gov

FREE Computer Classes - Urban League of Philadelphia

Gain the computer skills you need for FREE!

RSVP Today! Call: 215.985.3220 ext. 210

Email:mailto:careercenter@urbanleaguephila.org

Nature Camp

Bucks County Audubon Society Eco-Camp

2877 Creamery Rd., New Hope, PA 18938 (map it)
215-297-5880
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Why Nature Camp with Audubon? Bucks County Audubon Society has over 100 acres of protected land to explore and discover diverse ecosystems and the animals that live there through enriching, hands-one science experiments! 2 weeks in June and 2 weeks in August (9am-3pm with half-day options). Perfect for ages 4-10!

Sports & Adventure



USA Tennis

1305 Industrial Blvd,Southampton Tennis Club, Southampton, PA 18966 (map it)
215-327-7818
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USA Tennis Camp features: tennis instruction in a fun and positive environment; focus on the strategies, tactics and the skills of tennis; drills & skills; and match play. We have a student to instructor ratio of 6:1. Our camp is perfect for children ages 6 through 16, and instruction is provided for all levels of play.

East Coast Power Volleyball

320 South Henderson Road, King of Prussia, PA 19406 (map it)
484-231-8180
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TWO LOCATIONS: Philadelphia Sports Club Highpoint in Chalfont & Competitive Edge Sports in King of Prussia. East Coast Power Volleyball will be hosting a variety of camps this summer for all ages and skill levels. From specialty training camps for young and experienced setters...to a fun, fast-paced camp for new & younger players...to an intense, fast-paced camp to get you ready for high school tryouts...there is something for everyone! Beach volleyball programs also available! Check out our website to register for camps at both locations

Blue Mountain Resort Adventure Camp

1660 Blue Mountain Drive, Palmerton, PA 18071 (map it)
610-826-7700
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Blue Mountain Adventure Camp is a summer youth camp featuring hands-on programs designed for exploration, discovery, learning and fun! Located on 250 acres in the Pocono Mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania, Adventure Camp offers a co-ed program for ages 8 to 14. Overnight and day options are available for an unforgettable summer experience.

YMCA Camp Conrad Weiser at South Mountain

201 Cushion Peak Road, Reinholds, PA 17569 (map it)
610-670-2267
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The South Mountain YMCA Camps offers both overnight (ages 7-16) and day (ages 6-14) camps. The camp is located on 600 mountain top acres in Berks County, Pennsylvania. While we offer a variety of session lengths, most campers come for 2 or 4 week sessions. Traditional camp programs including horseback riding, swimming, boating, athletics, target sports, mountain biking, creative arts, nature, adventure & teen leadership. We also offer a variety of specialty theme camps, adventure trips and international trips. We can't wait to see you on the mountain!

Farm & Animal Camp

Snipes Farm Day Camp

890 West Bridge Street, Morrisville, PA 19067 (map it)
215-295-1139
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Now in our 10th year, Snipes Farm Day Camp has something for everyone on our 6-generation, historic, beautiful working farm! The day begins with fun chores as campers care for animals, garden and cook together. Explore nature in the woods and creek. Do hands-on science and art projects. Enjoy theater, music and games-Gaga is one of our favorites!. Make discoveries with special friends, and connect to life around us at Snipes Farm Day Camp! For children ages 5-12. June through August. 8:30 am to 3:30 pm. Before and after childcare available.

Flint Hill Farm Educational Center, Inc

1922 Flint Hill Road , Coopersburg, PA 18036 (map it)
610-838-2928
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Flint Hill Farm Summer Camp offers unique educational experiences for young people from ages 4-15. Choose from Horse Lover's Camp, Farm Explorers Camp, Farm Camp with Gardening, Kinder Camp, and more. Horse lover's camp includes equine safety, riding, grooming, and health care. Farm Campers romp through gardening, building a cistern, bread baking on a wood burning stove, cheese making, animal handling of our goats, cows, calves, rabbits, Alfie the pig, ponies and our Draft horses. Weekly options offered from end of June through mid-August. Pre/post camp care available, along with full seven-week camp options for working families needing continuity of camp options. Give your kids full immersion in life on the farm! Let us take you on a tour. Visit our farm and meet our Camp Director!

Bucks County SPCA Camp

1665 Street Road, Lahaska, PA 18931 (map it)
215-794-7425
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Registration is now open for the Bucks County SPCA's 2018 summer camp season. Camp SPCA is a half-day camp featuring lessons on empathy, compassion for animals, and practical ways of helping animals in our community, all in a fun and friendly environment. Campers ages 9-12 will learn about the Bucks County SPCA's shelters and the animals we care for though games and creative activities each day. We offer 5 week-long sessions of camp in July and August. Camp runs 9:00 am-noon from Monday-Friday. Registration is $150 per child (which includes snacks and a t-shirt) and scholarships are available thanks to a generous gift from the Lambertville Elks Lodge #1070. Get the full details and register your camper online at: www.bcspca.org/education/for-children. Questions about camp or scholarship opportunities? Email outreach@bcspca.org or call 267-347-4674.

Cambria Stables

1700 Yardley-Newtown Rd, Yardley, PA 19067 (map it)
215-801-3024
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Treat your child to summer camp at Cambria Stables! Our camp program runs for multiple weeks from June-August at our beautiful facility in Yardley, Pa. The camp is held right in the barn area so your kids will be around the horses all day! Horsemanship lessons are taught daily by our knowledgeable counselors. This is a chance for the kids to learn about horses and not just riding. Some of the topics covered are horse breeds, first aid, basic care, and grooming. All the lessons are taught in a fun way including games, prizes and hands-on activities. Our camp includes: 2 hour long riding lessons each day, daily fun lesson, daily horsemanship lesson, games and prizes horse shows, pizza Fridays, Adopt-A-Horse day, wacky Wednesdays, costume contests, and our Friday Fun show!

Creative & Performing Arts

Art Camps at the Michener Art Museum

138 South Pine Street, Doylestown, PA 18901 (map it)
215-340-9800 x 126
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At the Michener Art Museum summer art camps, children can explore drawing, comics, painting, anime, sculpture, fashion design, sewing, stained glass, music, theater, and much more with half-day and full-day arts programs for learners age five through grade 12. Individualized attention, small classes, and award-winning teachers are hallmarks of exceptional art programs that combine the development of new skills with personal expression, exposure to a variety of art materials and processes, and inspiring Museum tours. Student artwork is exhibited in the Michener Education Gallery every week. High school students looking for leadership and service opportunities are welcome to apply for counselor in training positions. Need-based scholarships are available for all programs

Kinder Works Camp - Montgomeryville

595 Bethlehem Pike,Building 500, Montgomeryville, PA 18936 (map it)
215-822-7510
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The Dig/Arts Summer Camp is a creative adventure in the digital, performing and visual arts! Campers collaborate to create and produce 3 movies: your child can plan the story-board, create costumes, design scenery, star in the show, assist with the production and finally take home a DVD of each movie! Campers also experience art through sculpting, printing, photography (with Photoshop), and so much more. There is also plenty of time for fresh-air fun, and our game-room, too. This is all for children ages 3 through 12 years old. We offer 2, 3, or 5 day programs, and you can choose either full day or half day.

School of Rock - Doylestown Camp

135 South Main Street, Doylestown, PA 18901 (map it)
215-230-3406
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School of Rock Summer Camps are five days jam-packed with learning, practicing, and performing music. Over the course of the week, kids bond together with their bandmates, and go from zero to a full set of songs and a live performance! Group rehearsal, song casting, one-on-one attention from our instructors, gear education, and band-related activities are all aimed at helping kids learn a set of songs and be totally ready to play them by the end of the week. Whether you play drums, sing, shred guitar or bass or play keyboard---you'll have a blast!


Ravens Run Visual & Performing Arts Camp

85 W. Mechanic Street, New Hope, PA 18938 (map it)
215-901-7849
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Ravens Run is a unique day camp for kids aged 5-15 who love art. Located in New Hope, Ravens Run brings together professional artists and only 100 campers to explore creativity in a supportive, inspiring & fun environment. We provide each child with a rich visual & performing arts experience in a wide variety of media including: drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture, printmaking, digital photography, cake decorating, claymation, movie making, dance, theatre, yoga & singing. Ravens Run is both serious art and serious fun!

Creative Edge Center for the Arts

125 S. Main Street, North Wales, PA 19454 (map it)
267-613-8401
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Our mission at Creative Edge Center is to provide quality technical training while instilling the love of the performing arts in our students. Summer Camp creates a fun environment for students ages 6-18, where they share a common love for the stage. Our camps run for two weeks and end in a full stage production. Over the two weeks camp students will work on acting, vocals and dance as well as building on their own confidence. For more information check out our website

Philadelphia International Music Festival Summer Camp & Festival

101 N. Merion Avenue,Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010 (map it)
856-875-6816
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The Philadelphia International Music Festival (PIMF) is a summer music camp held on the estate-like grounds of Bryn Mawr College offering a variety of music programs to students from throughout the U.S. and around the world. Students choose: Orchestra, Piano, Chamber Music, or Musical Theatre. Campers have the option of attending one, two, three or four-week sessions, and all programs include students ages 8-18 of various skill levels (from the beginner to seasoned performer)!

Star of the Day's Summer Spotlight Academy

10 S. Main St.,McCoole's Arts & Events Place, Quakertown, PA 18951 (map it)
484-809-9228
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Summer Spotlight Academy is a 3-week, full day, theatre intensive that culminates in a fully staged production of Beauty and the Beast, Jr. The camp is accepting enrollment from budding actors, singers, and dancers ages 8 to 18. The camp is staffed with professionals in the field of acting, music, and dance. Campers will also attend master classes in puppetry, scenic and costume design, music composition, improv comedy, and Shakespeare. Classes are August 6-24 and performances are August 24-26.

AOY Art Camp

949 Mirror Lake Rd, Yardley, PA 19067 (map it)
215-493-1205
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AOY Art Center offers Summer Art Camps for ages 6-8, 9-12 and workshops for ages 13-16. All are held in the AOY Art Center, an 1837 stone farmhouse, in the heart of the Patterson Farm in Lower Makefield (by Rt 95 interchange). Campers can explore the fine arts and crafts as well as the outdoors. Extended care hours are available starting at 7:30 AM for before camp and until 6 PM for after camp care. Check out the over 50 different camps. Nominated as a Best in Bucks Kids Camp for 2018.

Tyler Park Center for the Arts Camp

10 Stable Mill Trail, Richboro, PA 18938 (map it)
267-218-0290
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Come explore the world of art at Tyler Park Center for the Arts. Our summer camps include: Painting, Drawing, Mosaics, Glass, Pottery, Fiber, Basket Weaving, Beading, and much more! Camp Sessions are held June through August for ages 5 to 17+. Morning, afternoon, and all day options are available for aspiring young artists. There is Something for Everyone!

Town and Country Players Summer Theatre Workshops

4158 York Road,Holloway Hall, Buckingham, PA 18912 (map it)
215-348-7566
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T&C's Summer Theater workshop takes an exciting look at an active theatre. Students act, sing and dance. They also learn the behind-the-scenes crafts of putting on a show. All classes are taught by experienced professionals. Each week-long workshop culminates in a performance featuring all the students. The workshops are designed for kids entering grades 3-6, grades 5-8 and for kids entering grades 7-10. Each session is limited to 25 participants. Tuition is $325 per child, T&C offers a 20% discount for multiple child or multiple session registrations as well as a $25 discount for registering before June 1

Town and Country Players Summer Theatre Workshops

4158 York Road,Holloway Hall, Buckingham, PA 18912 (map it)
215-348-7566
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T&C's Summer Theater workshop takes an exciting look at an active theatre. Students act, sing and dance. They also learn the behind-the-scenes crafts of putting on a show. All classes are taught by experienced professionals. Each week-long workshop culminates in a performance featuring all the students. The workshops are designed for kids entering grades 3-6, grades 5-8 and for kids entering grades 7-10. Each session is limited to 25 participants. Tuition is $325 per child, T&C offers a 20% discount for multiple child or multiple session registrations as well as a $25 discount for registering before June 1.

Day Camp

United Friends School Camp

1018 West Broad Street, Quakertown, PA 18951 (map it)
215-538-1733
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United Friends School in Quakertown offers a wide range of summer day camps for youth ages 4-13 that run Monday through Friday from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. Extended Care is available before and after camp hours. Our week-long themed programs are filled with creative experiences in science and technology, games, language, and the arts. In the afternoon, our youngest campers engage in fun water play on the playground while older campers visit the beautiful Quakertown swimming pool. New this year are Spanish Dance, Woodworking, and Makerspace camps. United Friends School is an independent Friends school located in Quakertown. For more information contact Sarai Nieves snieves@unitedfriendsschool.org or (215)538.1733.Click here to download our complete camp brochure.

L.E.G.I.T. Summer Camps

10 Greene Road, Warminster, PA 18974 (map it)
215-672-3011
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LEGIT is an ALL-DAY, ALL-WEEK Christian summer camp for kids ages 6-12 for only $25!!!. Our summer camp focuses on summer fun while learning about God's deep love for us. Camp includes a daily pool trip, snacks, crafts, team challenges and more. For more information and to register visit bcadventistchurch.org and click on LEGIT or call 215-672-3011.

COUPON

SummerKids Camp at Cornerstone Clubs

740 Edison Furlong Road, Furlong, PA 18925 (map it)
215-794-3700
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At SummerKids Camp at Cornerstone, we focus on kids having fun while encouraging them to live a healthy lifestyle. Our 9-week, half day camp runs from June 18 - August 17 and is one of the most competitively priced camps around! Kids ages 4 - 12 attend 9am - 12pm while our "Lil Rascals", kids ages 2 & 3, attend from 9am - 11am. Our nine, super fun theme weeks include things like "Celebrate the USA", "Disney" and "Earth & Recycling". Daily activities include things like Sports and Games, Arts and Crafts, Wacky Water Wednesdays, Running Club, Gaga and more! Our experienced staff has a reputation for high quality care - and loads of energy! Non-members welcome. Weekly and daily rates available. Hurry - special Early Bird Rates end March 31, 2018

Girls Empowered Summer Programs

PO Box 201, Doylestown, PA 18901
267-225-6684
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Girls Empowered is offering 3 empowerment programs this summer:
Girls Leadership Program is the week of July 9th from 9 AM-12 PM and is held in Jamison, PA. This camp is for incoming 7th-9th grade girls who want to be leaders. Girls will learn the qualities of an effective leader, effective communication skills, healthy decision-making skills, self-care, setting healthy boundaries, and time and stress management. They will use their leadership skills to carry out a community service project.
Real World Girls is an empowerment program for incoming 9th-12th grade girls. It is being held the week of July 23rd from 9 AM-12 PM at the Hartsville Fire Company in Warminster, PA. This program will cover self-esteem/identity, stress and time management, healthy relationships, money management, and career/post-high school.
Camp Girl Power is the week of August 13th from 9 AM-3 PM and is held in Jamison, PA. This camp is for incoming 4th-6th grade girls. Topics covered include: self-esteem, self-identity, self-care, healthy relationships, leadership, and team building. Activities include: art projects, games, karate, yoga, relay races, small group discussions, and a nutrition lesson.

George School Day Camp

1690 Newtown Langhorne Road , Newtown, PA 18940 (map it)
215-579-6689
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George School Day Camp (GSDC) focuses on age-appropriate games and activities to promote friendship and fun. Children practice skills-like working with others, waiting their turn, and handling success, failure, and frustration-in an environment where they are encouraged by a supportive and loving staff. Located on the beautiful 240-acre George School campus, GSDC campers, ages 4 to 13, have access to athletic fields, tennis courts, a state-of-art fitness and athletics center, and so much more

Toddlers

Abacus Montessori Academy of Chalfont Inc.

180 East Butler Ave, Chalfont, PA 18914 (map it)
215-996-0591
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A camp for Toddlers? We are offering an amazing and curiosity stimulating program for toddlers and preschoolers with weekly themes including World Travel, Transportation, Drama and Story-Telling, Science, Art, Cooking, Sea World and Living Things, and hands-on activities. We also have field trips and special visitors, daily water play, weekly music, yoga, karate and Spanish specials. And surprises and treats, and "one week free" if you sign up for the entire summer. Come visit and check us out!

Jolly Toddlers

275 Second Street Pike, Southampton, PA 18966 (map it)
215-355-3628
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Weekly field trips, Swim club every Friday, American Sign Language lessons, Yoga & SO MUCH MORE! We have the BIGGEST outdoor playground in Bucks County, 4/4 Keystone Stars, 32 yrs in operation/family owned, and the kids LOVE us. They seriously never want to leave! Good thing we have extended hours! Camp is right around the corner so don't wait another second: 6/19-8/11, $230 per week. Mention this Ad for FREE REGISTRATION ($60 value). ONLY 15 SPOTS! CALL NOW! Happy Summer!