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2019 Summer Camp Guide

Find information on summer 2018 day camps and sleepaway camps. Washington Parent's camp guide includes programs for kids in areas like arts, dance, music, performance, sports, athletics, chess, video games, technology, horseback riding, outdoors, nature, rock climbing, YMCA, science, education and more.

Multiple Locations (DC, MD & VA) | Washington, DC (See Also Multiple Loc) | Maryland (See Also Multiple Locations)
Virginia (See Also Multiple Locations) | Sleep Away Camps | Special Needs
Services & Resources | Camps for Kids with Cancer | STEM Camps


Multiple Locations (DC, MD & VA)


CityDance School & Conservatory Summer Camps
Ages 4 and up. Campers take daily dance classes, enjoy arts and crafts and get the chance to perform for friends and family! June 17-August 23, 2019. Two Locations: CityDance POP!-4435 Wisconsin Ave., NW, Washington, DC. CityDance School & Conservatory at Strathmore-5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda, MD.
www.citydance.net , summer@citydance.net, 301-581-5204.


Club SciKidz Maryland
Ages 4-15. Offers hands-on science and technology summer camp programs. Campers explore and investigate the "how" and "why" of science & technology concepts and are given the opportunity to use and extend that learning.
www.clubscikidzMd.com , 267-250-0172.


Generation Code
9 exciting camps for ages 7-18. Make this the Summer of CODE. Robitcs, web development, animation, game design & more. Locatons in Downtown D.C. & Northern Virginia.
www.GenerationCode.com , 866-407-2345.


Levine Music
Summer Music & Arts Day Camp
Ages 3.5-12; Teen Apprentices. Activities include Instrumental Music/Singing, Music Theater/Arts & Crafts, Dance & Movement, Games/Sports/Active Stretching. Full- & half-day, extended day.
www.levinemusic.org/camp , camp@levinemusic.org, 202-686-8000.


Mad Science of Washington
Ages 6-11. Eight different weeklong camps to choose from with more than 50 locations in NOVA, DC & MD. Awesome science fun for boys and girls with both full- and half-day options. Before- and after-care available. 301-593-4777, 703-536-9897.
www.dc.madscience.org , info@madscienceofdc.com,


Stu Vetter's Basketball Camp
Ages 6-18. Coed. Learn the FUNdamentals of basketball from Hall of Fame Coach Stu Vetter, whose former players include NBA MVP Kevin Durant! Camps run June, July & August. Camps held in Frederick, Rockville/Bethesda & Northern Virginia area.
www.stuvetterbasketballcamp.com , 240-753-4742.


Traveling Players Ensemble
Rising grades 4-12. "Summer gem for the budding actor." -Washington Post. Beginning, intermediate and advanced actor training. Professional teaching artists. Faculty to student ratio: 1:4. Transportation included from MD, DC & VA.
www.travelingplayers.org , 703-987-1712.


Washington, DC (See Also Multiple Loc)


Beauvoir Summer
Ages 3-17. Beauvoir Summer offers camp programs over the course of seven weeks. Exciting activities include field trips, swimming lessons, outdoor adventure programs and specialty camps. June 10-August 2, 2019. CIT program for students grades 6-12. Located on the grounds of the National Cathedral.
www.beauvoirschool.org , 3500 Woodley Rd., NW, Washington, DC, 202-537-2313.


Education Unlimited
EU Camps
Grades 4-12. College & Test Prep. Computers & STEM. Arts & Writing. Law & Leadership. Sessions held at Georgetown University. Save 10% on Camp with Code 2019EUWP10.
www.educationunlimited.com , campinfo@eucamps.net, 510-548-6612.


FONZ Safari Day Camps
Grades K-7. Learn about the lives, habitats and conservation of animals through hands-on lessons, experiments, activities, crafts and walks through the zoo (no contact with animals). Smithsonian's National Zoo, Washington, DC.
www.fonz.org/safaridaycamp ,


Kids Elite Sports Summer Camp
Ages 4-12. This premier camp uses a research-based approach to youth sports and development. Campers average over 10,000 daily steps! Partnership with Chess Challenge in DC. Early Bird & Multiple Sibling Discount. Camp located at Woodrow Wilson Senior High School, 3950 Chesapeake St, NW, Washington, DC.
www.kidselitesports.org , 240-321-9287.


Lowell School
Lowell Summer Arts and Technology Programs
Day camp programs for preschool through teens on our expansive 8-acre campus.
www.lowellschool.org , 1640 Kalmia Rd., NW, Washington, DC, 202-577-2006.


Maryland (See Also Multiple Locations)


Adventure Theatre MTC in Glen Echo Park
Celebrating 41 years of Summer Musical Theater Camp for rising grades 1-6. Enjoy dancing, singing and acting culminating in the performance of a full-scale, youth-appropriate show for friends and family. Two-week sessions from June-August.
www.adventuretheatre-mtc.org , 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo, MD, 301-251-5766.


The Agility Center
Ninja warrior training full of obstacle courses and trampoline work. Included: crafts, open gym and board games.
www.theagilitycenter.com , 4990 Boiliing Brook Pkwy., Rockville, MD, 301-770-2710.


Barnesville School of Arts & Sciences Summer Camp
Ages 3.5-Grade 8. Imagine a Barnesville Summer! Campers explore arts, science, nature & more in the Montgomery County Agricultural Reserve. Come explore with us!
www.BarnesvilleSchool.org , 21830 Peach Tree Rd., Barnesville, MD, 301-972-0341.


Barrie Day Camp
Ages 4-14. Next best thing to overnight camp! Transportation and extended day.
www.barrie.org/camp , camp@barrie.org, Silver Spring, MD, 301-576-2815.


Bethesda Big Train
Summer Baseball Camps 2019
Ages 5-12. Summer Baseball Camps, Advanced Development Camps, Pitching Camps. Washington Celebrity Baseball camp. Extended day options.
www.bigtrain.org/summercamp , Shirley Povich Field, Bethesda, MD, 301-365-1076.


Bolt Parkour and Freerunning Academy
Instructional focus on parkour skills and progressions. Specific day structure to include skill workshops, arts & crafts and games.
www.boltparkour.com , 4950 Boiling Brook Pkwy., Rockville, MD, 301-770-2727.


Bretton Woods Summer Camps
Day Camp, Ages 5 & Up. Adventure Camp, Ages 6 & Up. Lunch, snacks, bus service, before- and after-care. Plus swim lessons, tennis camp, golf camp, soccer camp. 10 weeks from June 17-August 23, 2019.
www.bwrc.org , camp@bwrc.org, 15700 River Rd., Germantown, MD, 240-848-9128.


Calleva Outdoor Adventures
For 25 years, Calleva Outdoors has been providing amazing outdoor experiences to those in the DC area. With summer programs for youth ages 4-17, we've got something for almost everyone.
www.calleva.org , registration@calleva.org, 13015 Rileys Lock Rd., Poolesville, MD, 301-216-1248.


Camp Olympia
Ages 3.5-15. Instructional sports programs, horseback riding, tennis, swimming, soccer, basketball, gymnastics, flag football, mountain biking and more. Extended day and door-to-door transportation available.
www.camp-olympia.com , andrea@camp-olympia.com, 5511 Muncaster Mill Rd., Rockville, MD, 301-926-9281.


Coach Parker Basketball Academy
Sandy Spring Friends School
Coach Parker Basketball Academy helps young athletes reach their maximum potential by fostering determination, discipline and dedication. Visit website for more information!
www.CoachParkerBasketball.com , Sandy Spring, MD,


Crossway Community Montessori School
Ages 3 months-6 years. Secrets of the Summer Garden: Children learn about the wonders of the world through organic gardening, cooking, nature, art and music.
frontdesk@crossway-community.org, 3015 Upton Dr., Kensington, MD, 301-929-2505.


DC Fencers Club
Summer Fencing Camp
Ages 7-16. Eight week-long fencing camps this July and August. Beginner to advanced students learn fencing technique and competition. Equipment and uniforms provided. Register online. 2019 Dates: July 8-12; July 15-19; July 22-26; July 29-August 2; August 5-9; August 12-16; August 19-23; August 26-30.
www.dcfencing.com , 9330 Frasier Ave., Silver Spring, MD, 301-562-1990.


Drama Kids of East Montgomery County
Fun and creative theater activities designed to build speaking/acting skills and confidence! A production will occur at the end of each camp!
www.dramakids.com/md1 , 410-531-9490.


Dynamite Gymnastics Center
Instruction includes artistic gymnastics, trampoline and tumbling. Includes crafts, open gym time and weekly themes. Each week ends with a student showcase!
www.DynamiteGC.com , 4956 Boiling Brook Pkwy., Rockville, MD, 301-770-2700.


Dynamite Tumbling and Cheer
Home of the Dynamite Allstars
Instruction includes artistic gymnastics, tumbling and cheer basics. Includes crafts, open gym time and weekly themes.
www.dynamite2.com , 16814 Oakmont Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-977-7007.


Glen Echo Park Aquarium
Offering 3-hour summer camps for ages 4-6, and 6-hour summer camps for ages 7-12. Children will learn about the great outdoors, with a focus on the aquatic side! We will examine our local stream, Minihaha Creek, as well as learn about sea creatures. Live marine animals will be handled daily and local fishes will be collected.
www.GEPAquarium.org , Glen Echo, MD, 301-955-6256.


Summer Camps at Imagination Stage
Ages 3.5-Grade 12. Full- and half-day camps ranging in length from 1-4 weeks. With camps in acting, dance, musical theater and filmmaking, we're the perfect place for a summer of theater arts fun!
www.ImaginationStage.org , 4908 Auburn Ave., Bethesda, MD, 301-961-6060.


International School of Music
Have fun making music this summer! Choose from Enchanted Musical Theater (ages 7-12), Keyboard Kaleidoscope (ages 4-6), Glee Clubs (ages 4-7), Instrumental Explorers (ages, 4-5), and Summer Private Music Lessons in any instrument or voices (all ages, by appointment).
www.ismw.org/summer-music-camps/ , 301-365-5888.


Round House Summer Theatre Camps
Grades K-12. Theater, arts, improvisation and musical theater classes led by outstanding artists/educators in a creative, nurturing environment. 1- & 2-week sessions in Silver Spring and Bethesda. Before- and after-care also available. See website. 925 Wayne Ave., Silver Spring, MD & 4545 East-West Hwy., Bethesda, MD.
www.roundhousetheatre.org , education@roundhousetheatre.org, 301-585-1225.


Silver Stars Gymnastics
Ages 3.5-15. With 18,000 square feet of space, Silver Stars Gymnastics offers kids the opportunity to learn cartwheels, navigate the monkey bars and climb the ropes. Full- and half-day programs available. Two Locations: 2701 Pittman Dr., Silver Spring, MD & 14201 Woodcliff Ct., Bowie, MD.
www.gosilverstars.com , ssgoffice@gosilverstars.com, 301-589-0938.


Spring Academy Summer Camp
Children experience the joy of a summer at camp in a safe, nurturing environment. Swimming, field trips, cultural activities, arts & crafts and fun & games.
www.spring-bilingual.org , info@spring-bilingual.org, 3514 Plyers Mill Rd., Kensington, MD, 301-962-7262.


Stone Ridge Summer CampUs
Coed weekly day camp in Bethesda ages 4-17. Campers choose their own adventure with classes offered in the arts, sciences, technology, sports, music, off-campus adventures and more.
www.stoneridgesummercampus.org , email@stoneridgesummercampus.org, 9101 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD,


Summer Science Academy
McDaniel College
Grades 9-12. Week-long courses for students interested in health careers, as well as forensics, marine science, zombies, cooking science and more! All eligible students receive a minimum $40,000 scholarship GUARANTEED to McDaniel College! Visit website for details. Session 1: June 17-21; Session 2: June 24-28; Session 3: July 8-12,
www.SummerScienceAcademy.com , Westminister, MD, 410-857-2470.


Summer at Sandy Spring
Ages 3-16. A customizable camp experience for a surprisingly great value. We blend traditional summer activities with over 25 workshops in sports, adventure, arts, technology, academics, music, robotics and much more. 301-774-7455, ext. 167.
www.summeratsandyspring.org , 16923 Norwood Rd., Sandy Spring, MD,


Teens To Go
Ages 8-15. Experience an adventure everyday! Amusement Parks, Water Parks, Rafting, Zip Line, Beach and much more! 3-Day excursion trips also available. Now in our 32nd summer!
www.TeensToGo.org , Info@TeensToGo.org, Germantown, MD, 301-540-4356.


Valley Mill Camp
Spring and Summer
Ages 4-14. Valley Mill Camp has been serving families in the Washington area since 1956, combining closeness to home with the atmosphere of an away camp. Transportation provided.
www.valleymill.com , 15101 Seneca Rd., Darnestown, MD, 301-948-0220.


Washington Conservatory of Music
Summer Music Camps
Ages 4-7: Fun with Music & Movement, Around the World Music, Little Prince & Princess Singers, Pop Songs for Young Voices, Little Star Violin. Ages 7-12: Beats & Rhythm, Kids Who Sing, Suzuki Violin (Books 2 & 3). After-care available. Classes & Lessons. Glen Echo Park & Bethesda, MD.
www.washingtonconservatory.org , 301-320-2770.


Washington Waldorf Summer Camps
A variety of camps for grades 2-12. Art, archery, drama, cooking, biking, hiking and more! Children's Garden Camp for ages 3-6.
www.washingtonwaldorf.org/admissions/summer-camps/ , Bethesda, MD,


Virginia (See Also Multiple Locations)


A Child's Place @ Hollin Hall
A day camp with a fun, new theme every week! Expect lots of arts & crafts, games & races and adventurous trips around the D.C. metro area.
www.hollinhall.com , acphollinh@aol.com, Alexandria, VA, 703-765-8811.


Acting for Young People
Summer Acting Camp
Ages 5-18. Fun, fast-paced camp taught by professional teaching artists. Acting, voice, movement, on-camera, musical theater, improvisation and more! Weekly sessions with final showcase performances.
www.afyp.org , mary@afyp.org, Fairfax, VA, 703-554-4931.


The Art League
Ages 5-15. During The Art League School's Art Camp, children explore a different medium and make a fun, creative project each day, dabbling in drawing, painting, printmaking and sculpture.
www.theartleague.org , 105 N. Union St., Alexandria, VA, 703-683-2323.


Ashburn Ice House Skating Camps
Ages 6-13. For 20 years, we have offered summer camps for hockey players and figure skaters from beginners to advanced levels.
www.ashburnice.com , 21595 Smith Switch Rd., Ashburn, VA, 703-858-0300.


BeanTree Learning Westfields Campus
Offering a robust summer camp for school-age children with an exciting adventure camp schedule. Off-site experiences in water sports, art, technology, sports and games, and more. Providing a safe, fun and stimulating summer experience.
www.beantreelearning.com , 5003 Westone Plaza, Chantilly, VA, 703-961-8222.


Brooksfield School
Ages 3-10. Activities include daily swimming, teddy tennis, arts and crafts, nature, yoga, gardening, soccer, adventure trips and more! Extended Day program offered.
www.brooksfieldschool.org , camp@brooksfieldschool.org, 1830 Kirby Rd., McLean, VA, 703-356-KIDS.


Burgundy Farm Summer Day Camp
Ages 4-16. Nurturing coed, traditional camp on 25 acres just off the Beltway. Fun, traditional camp for youngest children; older children customize their session with programs including science, computers, math, art and sports. All can enjoy our barn, farm animals, woods and pool.
www.burgundyfarm.org/summer-programs , summercamp@burgundyfarm.org, Alexandria, VA, 703-960-3431.


Camp Griffin at Westminister School
Ages 3-14. 30+ summer sessions including travel, sports, French, cooking, art and more. Popular Explorers' Programs for ages 3-5. Early and extended care available.
www.westminsterschool.com , campgriffin@westminsterschool.com, 3819 Gallows Rd., Annandale, VA, 703-340-7268.


Cardinal Fencing Academy
Ages 8-12. Games, fencing, footwork and new friendships!
www.cardinalfencingacademy.com , info@cardinalfencingacademy.com, 44900 Acacia La., Ste. 108, Sterling, VA, 240-424-0749.


Congressional Camps 2019
Ages 4-14. Beautiful 40-acre campus. Horses, ropes course, archery, climbing wall, pools and more! Travel, specialty, athletic and academic camps available. Extended hours, transportation and nurse.
www.congocamp.org , info@congocamp.org, Falls Church, VA, 703-533-9711.


Fairfax Collegiate Summer Program
Rising grades 3-9. Writing, mathematics, science, test prep, public speaking, engineering, robotics, programming, art, design, Minecraft and filmmaking. Full- and half-day, two-week programs. Ten locations: Alexandria, Annandale, Ashburn, Chantilly, Dulles, Fairfax, McLean, Reston, Tysons & Vienna.
www.FairfaxCollegiate.com , registrar@FairfaxCollegiate.com, 703-481-3080.


Fairfax County Public Schools - Institute for the Arts
The Institute for the Arts offers classes in dance, music, theater, visual art and fashion. Non-FCPS students are welcome and bus transportation is provided. Visit website and search SUMMER.
www.fcps.edu , 571-423-4543.


Flint Hill School "Summer on the Hill"
Academic, athletic and experiential programming for rising PreK-12.
www.flinthill.org/summer ,


Green Hedges School Summer Camp
Ages 3-7. Story Time Summer Weekly Activities, Arts & Crafts, Science Explorations, Sports & Games, Outdoor Play, Music, Drama & Puppetry. Staffed by our wonderful Green Hedges teachers!
www.greenhedges.org/camp , summer@greenhedges.org, 415 Windover Ave., NW, Vienna, VA, 703-938-8323.


Summer at Harmonia
Let your children explore their creativity through music, art & theater this summer at Harmonia School! Variety of camps, art classes, music lessons and theater productions for ages 4-17.
www.harmoniaschool.org , 204-F Mill St., NW, Vienna, VA, 703-938-7301.


Kenwood Summer Day Camp
Completed Kindergarten-grade 8. KSDC is a wonderful summer experience for all kids! Field trips, activities, arts & crafts, sports clinics and camp overnights. With our week-by-week signup, our camp works around your family's schedule.
www.camp.kenwoodschool.com , 4955 Sunset La., Annandale, VA, 703-256-4711.


Montessori School of McLean Summer Camp
Preschool classes ages 2.5-5; non-Montessori students welcome. Ages 5 and up: art, drama, music, fun & games, waterslide and more! Transportation available.
www.mcleanmontessori.org , 1711 Kirby Rd., McLean, VA, 703-790-1049.


The National Jazz Workshop
Ages 13 & up. NJW offers week-long jazz workshops focused on raising the performance level of participants through improvisation, big band and small groups, composition, arranging and instrumental master classes. Day Camp held at George Mason, Fairfax, VA,
www.nationaljazzworkshop.org , matt.niess@nationaljazzworkshop.org,


New York's The LM Project
Broadway Summer Camps
Broadway Beginners: Ages 9-13, July 8-12, 2019. Learn basic Broadway skills--singing, acting, dancing, stage combat. Broadway Bound: Ages 13-18, July 15-26, 2019. Individualized performing skills development. Experience in theater; by audition. Held at Reston Community Players Rehearsal Hall, Reston, VA.
www.LMprojectdance.com , info@LMprojectdance.com, 646-684-3539.


Ordway Ballet
-Ages 3-8. Each day is dedicated to a new adventure of fairy tale: Follow Alice down the rabbit hole, dance with Cinderella. Friends, dances, crafts and snacks!
www.ordwayballet.com , info@ordwayballet.com, Manassas, VA,


The Pavilion at BeanTree
We're a state-of-the-art 28,500 square-foot facility designed with your summer camper in mind! With full- and part-day schedules available. Offering a full-size gym, performance stage, cooking lab, computer technology and more!
www.Beantreepavilion.com , 43635 Greenway Corporate, Ashburn, VA, 571-223-3113.


Pinecrest Summer Pavilion at Pinecrest School
Rising K-6th Grade & 4-year-old preschoolers. Specialty classes and creative, themed camps nurture curiosity, confidence and a love of learning. Morning, afternoon or full-day sessions with before- & after-care available.
www.pinecrestschool.org , summercamp@pinecrestschool.org, 7209 Quiet Cove, Annandale, VA, 703-354-3446.


Reston Montessori School
Enrolling ages 3 months-6th grade. Led by certified Montessori teachers, camp days will be filled with educational activities in a multi-age environment.
www.restonmontessori.com , 1928 Isaac Newton Sq., W., Reston, VA, 703-481-2922.


Robot Works
Hands-on Science & Engineering Academy
Join us this summer and learn how to design, build and program cool robots. We have basic and advanced camps, and camps devoted just to programming. Or design your own summer robotics adventure and let our expert staff guide you along the way.
www.robotworksacademy.net , 8992 Fern Park Dr., Burke, VA, 703-364-5418.


Sunset Hills Montessori School
Summer at SHMS provides our campers with a safe, nurturing environment that ties the Montessori philosophy in with traditional summer camp fun!
www.sunsethillsmontessori.com , office@sunsethillsmontessori.com, 11180 Ridge Heights Rd., Reston, VA, 703-476-7477.


Tiny Dancers
Ages 2-9. Ballet, tap, jazz, musical theater and "Wiggletoes" classes in addition to week-long, themed camps that delight young dancers. Locations in Alexandria, Fairfax & Mosaic (Fairfax).
www.tinydancers.com , 703-385-5580.


Sleep Away Camps


Burgundy Center for Wildlife Studies
Ages 8-10, 11-15, 21+. Explore West Virginia mountains, and experience nature with a dynamic, knowledgeable staff. Active days with variety and laughter. Small groups, independent projects, noncompetitive attitude.
www.burgundycenter.org , Capon Bridge, WV, 703-842-0470.


Camp Hidden Meadows
Ages 6-16. Coed, overnight camp. 1-, 2-, 3- and 4-week sessions. Horses, rafting, arts, mountain boarding, organic farming, mountain biking, rock climbing, fishing, sports, 1000-foot zipline and more!
www.camphiddenmeadows.com , Bartow, WV, 800-600-4752.


Camp Horizons
Ages 6-17. ACA accredited. A coed, traditional sleep away camp located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley. Celebrating 35+ years of unforgettable memories, friendships and fun!
www.CampHorizonsVA.com , camp@HorizonsVA.com, 3586 Horizons Way, Harrisonburg, VA, 540-896-7600.


Camp Tall Timbers
Ages 7-17. Coed. Over 45-year history. Award-winning program and ACA accredited. Get unplugged, try new activities, meet new friends and have fun!
www.camptalltimbers.com , info@camptalltimbers.com, 1115 Reflection Lane, High View, WV, 800-862-2678.


iD Tech
iD Tech is the world leader in STEM education, with 400,000 alumni since 1999. Summer programs for ages 7-19 are held at 150 prestigious campuses including Stanford, NYU, HKU and Imperial College London. Students build in-demand skills for futures in coding, game development, robotics and design. Visit iDTech.com, 1-888-709-TECH (8324). Held at 150 Prestigious Campus Locations.


Mercersburg Summer Programs
Ages 7-17. Mercersburg Summer programs are safe, supportive environments that focus on engaging participants on every level and challenging them to broaden their horizons, make new friends and create unforgettable memories.
www.MercersburgSummer.com , summerprograms@mercersburg.edu, 300 East Seminary St., Mercersburg, PA, 717-328-6225.


The National Jazz Workshop
Ages 14 & up. NJW offers week-long jazz workshops focused on raising the performance level of participants through improvisation, big band and small groups, composition, arranging and instrumental master classes. Overnight Camp held at Shenandoah University, Winchester, VA.
www.nationaljazzworkshop.org , matt.niess@nationaljazzworkshop.org,


Oakland School & Camp
Ages 6-13. Oakland, a coed borading camp, offers a 5-week program, June 24-July 24, 2019, with a mix of academic support and traditional camp fun.
www.oaklandschool.net , 128 Oakland Farm Way, Troy, VA, 434-293-9059.


Science Camp Watonka
Boys, ages 8-16. A fun-filled science program combining "hands-on" science activities with over 50 traditional camp activities. All programs are camper-selected. ACA accredited.
www.watonka.com , mail@watonka.com, Box 127, Hawley, PA, 570-226-1917.


The Whale Camp
$40,000 college scholarship program, STEM projects and college credits. Marine Science, face-to-face with whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals, puffins in natural habitat. Board our research vessel, collect data, document whale distribution and behavior.
www.whalecamp.com , info@whalecamp.com, Grand Manan Island, ME, 610-399-1463.


YMCA Camp Conrad Weiser
South Mountain YMCA
Ages 7-17. Offering summer camps for kids and teens, leadership programs, day and overnight camps, horseback riding, team building and more!
www.smymca.org , Reinholds, PA, 610-670-2267.


Special Needs


Camp Aristotle at The Auburn School
Grades K-8. Full- and half-day options. Exciting activities designed to foster friendships, self-awareness, exploration and social success. Locations in Herdon, VA, Silver Spring & Baltimore, MD.
www.camparistotle.org , camparistotle@theauburnschool.org, 703-828-7179.


Camp Kodiak
Ages 6-18 with & without ADHD, LD's and high functioning ASD. Academic & social skills programs. Over 50 exciting activities. Located in beautiful Parry Sound, Ontario.
www.campkodiak.com ,


Extended School Year
TLC's The Katherine Thomas School
Grades Middle-High School. Help your child avoid summer regression and the potential of losing valuable academic, social/emotional, speech/language and motor skills.
www.ttlc.org , 9975 Medical Dr., Rockville, MD, 301-738-9691.


The Siena School
Summer program consists of reading, writing, math and art enrichment. Students are grouped by ability level. Instruction is provided using the Siena curriculum and teaching methods.
www.thesienaschool.org , 1300 Forest Glen Rd., Silver Spring, MD, 301-244-3600.


Summer Sensations Camp
Ages 4-12. A full-day therapy camp carefully designed to support the needs of children with special needs and sensory processing challenges. Our collaborative design is the foundation of our success. Small group size and low camper to counselor ratio. Locations in Rockville & Columbia.
www.summersensationscamp.com , 410-997-8081.


TLC's Friends Together Camp
Treatment & Learning Centers
Ages 5-7. Combining the best of our speech-language and occupational therapy programs, this program focuses on building skills in communication and social-pragmatic language while addressing areas of sensory processing and motor planning through play. 301-424-5200, ext. 306. https://youtube/rumdu9kdOCA.
www.ttlc.org , 9975 Medical Dr., Rockville, MD,


TLC's Little Friends Language and Learnng Company
Treatment & Learning Centers
Ages 3-5. Enhance early literacy skills while developing communication, social interaction and play skills. A Speech-Language Pathologist and Special Educator create hands-on, exploratory learning based on your child's individual needs. 301-424-5200, ext. 306. https://youtube/rumdu9kdOCA.
www.ttlc.org , 9975 Medical Dr., Rockville, MD,


TLC's Occupational Therapy Option for Little Friends Language and Learning Camp:
Morning Movers-Treatment & Learning Centers
Ages 3-5. Kids will explore our 3 sensory motor gyms with fun obstacle courses & exciting movement stations. Expect kids to experience: core strengthening, increased upper body strength, balance & coordination & Visual spatial & motor planning. 301-424-5200, ext. 306. https://youtube/rumdu9kdOCA.
www.ttlc.org , 9975 Medical Dr., Rockville, MD,


Services & Resources


The Fresh Air Fund
A program--started over 100 years ago--that places inner city kids from New York City with families all over the East Coast for two weeks during the summer.
www.freshair.org ,


The Montgomery County Camp & Summer Fun Expo
Presented by Washington Parent Magazine
Sunday, January 27, 2019; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free activities, demonstrations, giveaways and prizes. Meet with summer program representatives, day camp and overnight camp directors and associates from summer fun destinations to plan your 2019 summer. Metro Red Line. Hilton Hotel Meeting Center (1.5 miles north of White Flint Mall), 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD.
www.washingtonparent.com , maddy@washingtonparent.net, 301-320-2321.


The Northern Virginia Camp & Summer Fun Expo
Presented by Washington Parent Magazine
February 23 & 24, 2019; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Join us for two full days showcasing summer programs, day camps, special needs, sleep away camps and general summer fun destinations. Activities, exhibits and entertainment.
www.washingtonparent.com , maddy@washingtonparent.net, Dulles Town Center, 21100 Dulles Town Circle, Dulles, VA, 301-320-2321.


Camps for Kids with Cancer


Camp Corral
Camp Corral is a nonprofit camp which provides free camp to children of wounded, injured and fallen military service members across the U.S., offering 19 camps in 17 states. Campers participate in traditional summer camp activities including archery and water sports, as well as programming unique to military life.
www.campcorral.org ,


Humane Rescue Alliance
The Humane Rescue Alliance offers 4 weeks of summer camps, limited to just 16 campers each week.
dduel@humanerescuealliance.org, 202-375-7741.


STEM Camps


Aventuras
Whole Kids Academy
Summer Camp 2019 - 9 Exciting Themed Weeks! June 24-August 23, 2019. Early Bird Pricing Ends April 1.
www.AventurasAtWKA.com , 6006 Executive Blvd., Rockville, MD, 240-242-4957.


Barnesville School of Arts & Sciences Summer Camp
Ages 3.5-Grade 8. Imagine a Barnesville Summer! Campers explore arts, science, nature & more in the Montgomery County Agricultural Reserve. Come explore with us!
www.BarnesvilleSchool.org/camp , 301-972-0341.


Boy Scouts of America
National Capital Area Council
Gain the confidence to move mountains by conquering them altogether. Open to boys AND girls!
www.BeAScout.org , 301-530-9360.


Club SciKidz Maryland
Ages 4-15. Offers hands-on science and technology summer camp programs. Campers explore and investigate the "how" and "why" of science & technology concepts and are given the opportunity to use and extend that learning.
www.clubscikidzMd.com , 267-250-0172.


Education Unlimited
EU Camps
Grades 4-12. College & Test Prep. Computers & STEM. Arts & Writing. Law & Leadership. Sessions held at Georgetown University. Save 10% on Camp with Code 2019EUWP10.
www.educationunlimited.com , campinfo@eucamps.net, 510-548-6612.


Eric Energy
Interacrive STEM assemblies, programs and/or presentations. Great for camps and after-school programs.
www.ericenergy , 410-336-8295.


Fairfax Collegiate Summer Program
Rising grades 3-9. Writing, mathematics, science, test prep, public speaking, engineering, robotics, programming, art, design, Minecraft and filmmaking. Full- and half-day, two-week programs. Ten locations: Alexandria, Annandale, Ashburn, Chantilly, Dulles, Fairfax, McLean, Reston, Tysons & Vienna.
www.FairfaxCollegiate.com , registrar@FairfaxCollegiate.com, 703-481-3080.


Generation Code
9 exciting camps for ages 7-18. Make this the Summer of CODE. Robitcs, web development, animation, game design & more. Locatons in Downtown D.C. & Northern Virginia.
www.GenerationCode.com , 866-407-2345.


Glen Echo Park Aquarium
Offering 3-hour summer camps for ages 4-6, and 6-hour summer camps for ages 7-12. Children will learn about the great outdoors, with a focus on the aquatic side! We will examine our local stream, Minihaha Creek, as well as learn about sea creatures. Live marine animals will be handled daily and local fishes will be collected.
www.GEPAquarium.org , Glen Echo, MD, 301-955-6256.


iD Tech
iD Tech is the world leader in STEM education, with 400,000 alumni since 1999. Summer programs for ages 7-19 are held at 150 prestigious campuses including Stanford, NYU, HKU and Imperial College London. Students build in-demand skills for futures in coding, game development, robotics and design. Visit iDTech.com, 1-888-709-TECH (8324). Held at 150 Prestigious Campus Locations.


Lowell School
Lowell Summer Arts and Technology Programs
Day camp programs for preschool through teens on our expansive 8-acre campus. Camp Open House March 11,
www.lowellschool.org , 1640 Kalmia Rd., NW, Washington, DC, 202-577-2006.


Mad Science
Ages 6-11. Eight different camps to choose from! Full- or half-day at many locations in NOVA & MD. Awesome science fun for boys and girls. 301-593-4777, 703-536-9897.
www.dc.madscience.org ,


Robot Works
Hands-on Science & Engineering Academy
Join us this summer and learn how to design, build and program cool robots. We have basic and advanced camps, and camps devoted just to programming. Or design your own summer robotics adventure and let our staff guide you along the way.
www.robotworksacademy.net , 8992 Fern Park Dr., Burke, VA, 703-364-5418.


Summer Science Academy
McDaniel College
Grades 9-12. Week-long courses for students interested in health careers, as well as forensics, marine science, zombies, cooking science and more! All eligible students receive a minimum $40,000 scholarship GUARANTEED to McDaniel College! Visit website for details. Session 1: June 17-21; Session 2: June 24-28; Session 3: July 8-12,
www.SummerScienceAcademy.com , Westminister, MD, 410-857-2470.


Science Camp Watonka
Boys, ages 8-16. A fun-filled science program combining "hands-on" science activities with over 50 traditional camp activities. All programs are camper selected. ACA accredited.
www.watonka.com , mail@watonka.com, Hawley, PA, 570-226-1917.


The Whale Camp
$40,000 college scholarship program, STEM projects and college credits. Marine Science, face-to-face with whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals, puffins in natural habitat. Board our research vessel, collect data, document whale distribution and behavior.
www.whalecamp.com , info@whalecamp.com, Grand Manan Island, ME, 610-399-1463.