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Outward Bound Costa Rica

Our Outward Bound summer courses in Costa Rica and Panama provide varied adventure challenges and service learning expeditions. Students expand self-awareness, step up into leadership roles, and discover that they are capable of more than they ever thought possible! Activities vary depending on the course chosen. Hike in the rain and cloud forests while you live with local host families learning Costa Rican culture in farming and cooking. Surf the warm water breaks on our world renowned beaches, white water raft or kayak on the many rivers and zipline at the end of your course. Experience the beauty of the Panama coral ...

HI-STEP Summer Social Skills Program

HI-STEP Summer Social Skills Program / Camp New Jersey - may serve as Special Education Extended School Year (ESY) program ; HI-STEP: Helping Improve Social-skills Through Evidence-based Practices (ages 6-16) is a 5-week Summer Program (not a sleep-over program). Locations in Scotch Plains, Pennington and Marlton, New Jersey. We are designed to teach, improve, and generalize social skills and problem- solving skills.

Camp Northwood

Camp Northwood's primary mission is to create a sense of community and belonging for a population of socially isolated and immature learning challenged and high functioning autistic children. Camp Northwood's program of formalized social skill instruction, woven into the fabric of a traditional camp environment, enables campers to develop age appropriate social skills while enjoying the same types of activities experienced by more traditional populations of children at camps across the country.

French Woods

French Woods offers programs in dance, theater, music, circus, magic, visual arts, sports, and horseback riding. Each child designs their own unique summer experience through choosing a particular focus. Here at French Woods, campers are coached by a diverse, talented, and multi-national counselors and staff.

Travel for Teens: France

Travel for Teens is a program provider that believes that teen travel should be both enriching and fun. TFT offers a full range of travel experiences that teens can choose from to create their own ideal international experience. TFT's motto is "Travelers not Tourists," and our itineraries are designed to reflect this. While participants have the opportunity to visit mainstream attractions, TFT also provides insider opportunities and experiences, giving them the opportunity to explore the culture beyond the tourist perspective. If you are looking for a summer travel program that goes beyond the typical tourist path than ...

Frost Valley YMCA

Frost Valley campers live in a special world where they experience journeys on every scale - from spending their first night away from home & bonding with new friends to bolder quests like mountain hikes. Our roots reach back to 1901, when we established one of the nation's first overnight camps for children. Over a century later, we remain true to the Y mission & our non-profit commitment to bring children of all backgrounds & abilities together in our enriching, life-changing community.

Camp Lee Mar

Camp Lee Mar is a private residential special needs camp for children and teenagers with mild to moderate learning and developmental challenges. A structured environment, individual attention and guidance are emphasized at all times. Campers enjoy traditional camp activities PLUS academics, speech and language therapy, music and art therapy, daily living skills, sensory-motor-perceptual training, and computers. We also have therapeutic horseback riding and overnight trips. Heated pool, modern facilities and air-conditioned buildings, including bunks.

Club SciKidz - Houston Summer Science Camps

Imagine a day camp that is designed to offer children a choice of many different science themes. Themes which include experiments and projects in Video Game Creation, Robotics, Veterinary Medicine, Crime Scene Investigation, Culinary Science, Paleontology, Engineering, Space, Biology, Chemistry, Oceanography, LEGO Robotics and much more. Now imagine that the day camp really exists and for 19 years has been providing an opportunity for young people to see how science works in the real world. At Club SciKidz, we believe that every child is a scientist. Our vision is to make them better scientists by offering 50 unique science ...

Imagine That! and Future Tech: Imagine That Enrichment Center

Come see why people say that Imagine That! and Future Tech is their child's FAVORITE STEM and Art camp! With over 1700 children in camp last year, we believe that we offer the most exciting and educational Science, Art, Sewing, Robotics, Minecraft and Technology Kids Summer Camps and Classes in Atlanta. Many locations throughout Atlanta including Decatur, Dunwoody, Alpharetta, Roswell, Sandy Springs, Buckhead, Smyrna, Cobb, Johns Creek, Duluth, Peachtree Corners, Decatur, Norcross, Cumming, and others.

Come join us at our Peachtree Corners, Dunwoody and Norcross camp locations as well as our many other ...

Wediko Summer Program

The Wediko Summer Program is a co-ed 45-day therapeutic overnight program for children ages 9-19 who struggle socially, emotionally, and behaviorally. Wediko offers a unique opportunity for children to get intensive adult support as they learn, explore, and discover new skills in an outdoor setting. We have over 80 years of experience working with children who struggle with ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, Learning Disabilities, Mood Disorders, Attachment Disorders, and Social Skills Deficits (including Spectrum Disorders and Non-Verbal Learning Disabilities). The Summer Program is located on a picturesque 480-acre lakefront campus ...

Club SciKidz - Richmond Summer Science Camps

Imagine a day camp that is designed to offer children a choice of many different science themes. Themes which include experiments and projects in Video Game Creation, Robotics, Veterinary Medicine, Crime Scene Investigation, Culinary Science, Paleontology, Engineering, Space, Biology, Chemistry, Oceanography, LEGO Robotics and much more. Now imagine that the day camp really exists and for 19 years has been providing an opportunity for young people to see how science works in the real world. At Club SciKidz, we believe that every child is a scientist. Our vision is to make them better scientists by offering 50 unique science ...

Westcoast Connection / 360 Student Travel: Language Programs

Are you ready to improve your world language skills? Whether you choose a program with classroom instruction or one that immerses you in the local culture, your ability to communicate along with your confidence will naturally improve. This is of course in addition to rappelling down waterfalls and zip lining in Costa Rica or marveling at Machu Picchu and sand boarding in Peru.

Programs with Classes (Spanish)

We partner with recognized language schools that have experience teaching Spanish as a second language. Classes are designed for students of different levels, from beginner through advanced, and ...

Camp Orchard Hill

Since 1972 Camp Orchard Hill has provided a fun, exciting and life-changing experience to thousands of young people.At Camp Orchard Hill:Your child's safety comes first and activities are designed with that in mind. In addition, we are prepared with a registered nurse on staff, certified lifeguards and staff trained in CPR and first aid.criminal and child abuse background checks apply for every employee our college age staff undergo intensive training to equip them to serve your child with excellence.our staff has character, enthusiasm and a desire to build a positive, lasting relationship with your child.our facilities ...

Lemania Swiss Summer Camp in Switzerland

Learn French or English in Switzerland!

Summer Holiday Camps in Switzerland for teenagers ages 14-25 from all over the world! Nestled on the beautiful Geneva Lake amidst the prestigious Swiss Mountains, our premium Summer Camp offers a summer experience rich in language learning, superb activities, culture, arts and sports, in Switzerland.

A traditional Made in Switzerland Summer Camp for both Girls and Boys, international campers in the French speaking Swiss Riviera. We offer intensive programmes in our Swiss camps: during summer we propose over 60 activities, excursions in the Swiss mountains, ...

Summit Camp & Travel

Our summer design includes a complementary format of camp sessions that flow as three weeks, two weeks, three weeks. In addition, the three travel programs seamlessly allow a camper to combine camp and travel for the whole summer. We believe this format allows our campers to match their needs and interests while also enabling their families to plan for special family times at home or on vacation. Our travel tours are designed to dovetail with our campus program and thereby allow for participation in both program areas.

Club SciKidz - Dallas Summer Science Camps

Imagine a day camp that is designed to offer children a choice of many different science themes. Themes which include experiments and projects in Video Game Creation, Robotics, Veterinary Medicine, Crime Scene Investigation, Culinary Science, Paleontology, Engineering, Space, Biology, Chemistry, Oceanography, LEGO Robotics and much more. Now imagine that the day camp really exists and for 19 years has been providing an opportunity for young people to see how science works in the real world. At Club SciKidz, we believe that every child is a scientist. Our vision is to make them better scientists by offering 50 unique science ...

Travel for Teens: United Kingdom

Travel for Teens is a program provider that believes that teen travel should be both enriching and fun. TFT offers a full range of travel experiences that teens can choose from to create their own ideal international experience. TFT's motto is "Travelers not Tourists," and our itineraries are designed to reflect this. While participants have the opportunity to visit mainstream attractions, TFT also provides insider opportunities and experiences, giving them the opportunity to explore the culture beyond the tourist perspective. If you are looking for a summer travel program that goes beyond the typical tourist path than ...

Charis Hills

Charis Hills is a special needs, recreational summer camp helping children with learning differences build confidence and find success. We serve campers ages 7-18. We welcome campers with ADHD, Learning Disabilities, speech/language and hearing impairment, emotional/behavioral challenges including high functioning Autism and Asperger's. Camp is a great place to teach social skills. Campers also receive academic instruction for one activity period each day. Located one hour from the DFW area.

Club SciKidz - North Georgia Summer Science Camps

Imagine a day camp that is designed to offer children a choice of many different science themes. Themes which include experiments and projects in Video Game Creation, Robotics, Veterinary Medicine, Crime Scene Investigation, Culinary Science, Paleontology, Engineering, Space, Biology, Chemistry, Oceanography, LEGO Robotics and much more. Now imagine that the day camp really exists and for 19 years has been providing an opportunity for young people to see how science works in the real world. At Club SciKidz, we believe that every child is a scientist. Our vision is to make them better scientists by offering 50 unique science ...

Camp Fitch YMCA

Camp Fitch Makes Kids Better, Forever

Parents are looking for engaging experiences that complement the goals that they have for their kids' development such as enhancing their social network with quality friendships, improving their self-efficacy, and reassuring them that the values they teach and model as parents are relevant.

Camp Fitch's century-old, classic sleep-away summer camp provides boys and girls aged 6-16 with a holistically safe, values-driven community where they discover friendship and achievement. Kids feel like they belong here among our carefully vetted, highly committed, and caring staff ...

IncrediFlix Massachusetts

Make movies instead of watching them! IncrediFlix Summer programs are all about the fun and excitement of making movies! Children will work in age appropriate groups and go through all of the steps that Hollywood producers go through from "Action" to "That's a Wrap!" Your child will be a real filmmaker and will have a movie they created to prove it. Programs focus on creativity, cooperation, and fun fun fun! We have 8 summer programs to choose from:

    Our Stop Motion Animation Programs
    Minecraft Flix
    Lego Flix
    Animation Flix
    Imagination Flix

    Our Live Action Filmmaking Programs
    Live ...

Camp Victory Military Adventures

CVMAC is a wilderness style survival camp that brings young men back to the basics and teaches them the importance of teamwork. Thus, it is operated in a wilderness setting with minimal conveniences, which serves to maximize opportunities to search ones heart and learn purpose for life. Campers are challenged to build their own shelters, prepare their own food, and participate in physical and mental competitions. CVMACs goal is to help youth recognize their poor decision-making skills, learn how to eradicate those detrimental habits, and begin to build a positive foundation on which to base positive decision-making skills. ...

Theater Camp at Middlesex County College under the Direction of Taubenslag Productions

For kids entering 1st grade up to 16 yrs. Whether they want to perform, create sets & costumes or be a CIT, there's something for everyone. Campers learn about all aspects of musical theater while we focus on building their confidence & self-esteem. Ideal for all levels of experience or no experience at all. And we're not just Theater. Afternoons are activity-filled with swimming, indoor/outdoor games, relay races, scavenger hunts, kickball, contests & MORE! We teach our motto: 'When you try your best, you can do ANYTHING!' - by end of summer, our campers see this come true!

Half & Full Day. 8 weeks or choose ...

Farm & Wilderness - Flying Cloud for Boys

Flying Cloud is a wilderness skills camp for boys. The 5 components central to camp are: simplicity and isolation, respect and community, common gender, honoring the land and honoring the spirit. These values have resulted in a strong camp identity and a lasting sense of affiliation for generations of campers. This is a safe place to learn and be who you are. It's a rare Flying Clouder who goes more than a few hours without having a heartfelt moment of appreciation for the beauty around him.

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