The listings below are paid advertisements. To list your business in the Boston Globe and online directory, please contact Nancy Reynolds at 617-929-8819 or email@example.com.
Looking for a fun and rewarding experience this summer? Join the Acadia Institute of Oceanography in Seal Harbor, Maine. During two week sessions, students aged 12-18 explore the physical, chemical, and biological aspects of oceanogrpahy through hands-on activities at the shore, on the water, and in the lab.
Explore the spectacular White Mountains of northern New Hampshire and Western Maine on 5- to 28-day wilderness trips for 12 - 18 year olds. Hike, paddle, climb, and bike in small groups led by qualified AMC instructors. Develop new wilderness skills and make friends. Trips start late June and run through August.
Type: Over Night Camp
Ph: (603) 466-2727
Bethel Camp for the Arts provides a non-competitve, caring environment in which children can explore and enjoy a balance of creative enrichment activities, individual lifetime sports and the nature beauty of Maine. Campers are exposed to a variety fo creative activites. (pottery, drawing/apinting, sculpture, theater, dance and more.) The camp offers two 2 week sessions.
Age: Children and Teens
Type: Overnight Camp / Theater-Arts
Campus of Gould Academy
Ph: (561) 865-4330
The experience available aboard the vessels Shenandoah and Alabama nourishes that spirit in a way that is remarkable to behold. Youngsters learn their maritime heritage and become part of the crew. With no modern conveniences, they return to another time through the quiet sails, coal-fired stove, and hand water pumps.
Contact Info: Jean Heffernan
PO Box 428
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568
Type: Over Night Camp / Outdoor-Sailing
Ph: (508) 693-1699
Coed ages 6-15
Over 25 activities on land and water. Mature Staff, NCA member, riding, Team Sports, Arts, Tennis, Sailing, Gymnastics, Camping, Rafting, Waterskiing & Swimming. Our program stresses skill improvement rather than high competition. Our goal is to help each camper find his/her niche among peers and within acitivies.
Great Barrington, MA 02130
Ph: (413) 528-0940
The only Baseball resort and the new home of baseball for children 12 and under. Our All-star Village includes lighted junior size ball fields, batting cages with electronic pitching, an arcade and much more. We accommodate over 250 teams per season. We also have an in ground swimming pool and air-conditioned bunk houses.
Cooperstown, New York
Ph: (800) 327-6790
Day Camp- Ages 3 ½ -12 coed
Girls’ Hockey Camp ages 7-14
Boys’ Hockey Camp ages 7-14
Boys’ Advanced Hockey- Entering grades 9-12
Enrichment Camp – entering grades 5-9 co-ed
Science & Technology – Entering grades 5 –10
Marine Science – Entering grades 5-9
Sailing – Entering grades 5 –9
Monument Beach, MA
Camp Gottalikachallenge? A zany week-long, overnight CREATIVITY CAMP sponsored by NH Destination ImagiNation! Gotta Camp provides fast-paced adventure in problem-solving with hands-on and challenging team activities as well as opportunities for acting, skit creation, swimming and outdoor games! It's a guaranteed creativity booster! Ages 10-14
Searching for new academic challenges? Trying to strengthen your résumé for the college admissions process? Longing for a taste of college life? Boston University Summer Term offers two residential programs for high school students: the High School Honors Program and the Summer Challenge Program. Discover the power of summer.
Rising Seniors - High School Honors
Rising Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors - Summer Challenge
July 5-August 13 - High School Honors
June 20-July 2 - Summer Challenge
July 18-July 30 - Summer Challenge
August 1-August 13 - Summer Challenge
Contact Boston University Summer Term
Contact info: Scott Alessandro
Boston University Summer Term
755 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 105
Boston, MA 02215
AOL Screenname: BUHSHonors
Established in 1964, Member ACA, N.E. PA Co-ed 6-17 non-competitive, individual choice, theater (30 productions), art, music, dance with regular camping activities and horses on campus. 150 campers and 42 staff. Also great programs in radio - WBAL FM Rock and Roll music. Warm and friendly atmosphere in the Penna Mountains. Send for catalog and DVD. Check out our website at www.ballibay.com.
On Beautiful Cape Cod! Coed Ages 13-15. Seperate camps for boys and girls ages 6-12. Directed by the Willard Family for 71 years. Water and Land sports, tennis, sailing, trips, computer, and more! Tutoring-International. Encouraging Positive Christian Values. ACA Accredited. $800 / 2 weeks; $1200 / 3 weeks; $2800 / summer.
Overnight camp Sunday through Friday; boys & girls teams (separate). Ages 10-18, boys only weeks: 7/3-7/8 and 7/24-7/29; ages 12-18 boys and girls week: 7/10-7/15; ages 10-14 boys and girls week: 7/17-7/22. Educational, motivational, learner-responsive program; located at Wheaton College, Norton, MA; coaching staff consists of college and high school coaches: guest lecturers; Dave Cowens will be present. Please visit our website at: www.dcowens.com
The Dan Duquette Sports Academy offers boys and girls sessions in baseball, softball, basketball, soccer, football, roller hockey, plus strength and conditioning. Programs are designed for beginners and those looking to take their game to the next level. Instruction is provided by NCAA and Major League Baseball players and coaches.
Emagination Computer Camps -- "Where Technology Meets Traditional Camps". Unleash creativity in Game Design, Web Design, 3-D Animation. Build PC's, RC Cars. Explore programming. Over 25 workshops! Sports & Recreation. Overnight & Day. Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Georgia, Illinois. Join kids like you from across America and around the world! Since 1982.
High school students spend eight weeks at Harvard taking courses to earn college credit. Students participate in college preparatory activities designed to help them navigate the college-application process, gain admission to the college of their choice, and strengthen their performance once enrolled in college. These include workshops on study skills, a college fair, trips to other colleges, and talks with Harvard admissions officers.
Type: Day Camp, Boarding and Commuting Students
Contact info: William Holinger, Director
51 Brattle St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
Experience hands-on technology fun at iD Tech Camps! Weeklong day and overnight summer computer camps for ages 7-17 at universities nationwide including MIT, Merrimack College, and Smith College. Create digital movies, video games, websites, robots, and more. One computer per student and an average of 6 students per instructor. Mention promo code MA99 to save.
Students in grades 2-12, of average to superior intelligence, who have a history of healthy emotional development and who have been diagnosed with a specific language-based learning disability, are eligable for Landmark's Summer Programs. Several six-week programs offered, including daily one on one tutorials. Visits www.landmarkschool.org or call 978-236-3000 for information.
Coed ages 8-17
Our mission is to deliver the highest quality and consistent level of personal care and attention to families and campers. As we enter our 99th summer, we are ranked as New England’s #1 Junior Golf Camp and Tennis Camp. We promise: We will improve your child’s game. They will make the Best Friends of their lives and you will love what we do here!
Phone: (800) 465-3226
Belgrade Lakes, ME
Camp Nokomis for Girls and Camp Lawrence for Boys are both located on Bear Island on beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee near the White Mountains in New Hampshire. The camps are YMCA and ACA affiliated. Both camps have extensive waterfronts and provide a diverse traditional camping program including sports, challenge courses, crafts, archery, and waterfront activities. The Merrimack Valley YMCA has been providing camping to the New England community for nearly 100 years.
Age: Children and Teens
Type: Over Night Camp
National Camp Association has recommended the highest quality summer camps to families worlwide for nearly 25 years. They provide free, personalized, guidance and referrals to sleepaway programs. These include: general, sports, teen, travel, academic, weight-loss, special needs, and community service. Online services: camp referrals, job opportunities, camp supplies, and more, at www.summercamp.org.
The NH Camp Directors’ Association is an inclusive organization that represents NH licensed day, resident, agency, federation, non-profit and private camps, whose goal is to provide safe & superb camping in NH. Please visit our website at www.nhcamps.org to learn more and request our 2005 directory.
Come to a Nike Tennis Camp to improve your skills, work hard, make new friends and have fun! Our goal is to enhance your skills and enjoyment of the game in an energetic and positive learning environment . Join us this summer in Massachusetts at Amherst College, Williams College or Mount Holyoke. Camp opens June 12 for season.
Ages: 9-18 and Adults
4470 Redwood Hwy
A co-ed golf camp for juniors 10-18 featuring range and on-course instruction at a 4 to 1 ratio. Offering weekly or multi-week stays (June and July) for sleepover or day campers at the Winchendon Prep School, Winchendon, MA. To speak to camp directors, call 1-800-824-7336.
Pine Ridge Summer School offers a residential program in the summer for learning disabled students ages nine to eighteen. The students spend six weeks improving language processing skills by attending two one to one Orton-Gilligham tutorials per day. In addition, they enjoy a full range of outdoor sports and regular camp activities.
Trot Nixon Baseball Camp - The Premier Baseball Camp in New England - July 24-29, 2005 Stonehill College, Easton, MA
Learn baseball from the Pros this summer! Experienced staff with low camper to instructor ratios! Ages 7-16 - Day or Overnight - Enrollment Limited
Stagedoor Manor offers a total immersion in Theater for kids ages 8-18. Classes at all levels include dance, acting, voice, and non-competitive sports. Every camper is in a show at all times. 3,6, and 9 week sessions
Summer in Switzerland (SIS), and international experience in the Alps, offer students aged 9-19 academics, recreational activities, and cultural excursions with morning classes and activities during afternoons and evenings. Specialized programs include Theater International and Leadership Adventure. One week tours also offered to France, Italy, and the English Theater district.
Located on Sippican Harbor, the program offers sailing, swimming and Oceanography. We also offer academics such as English, Math, Computers and Science and instructional sports such as tennis, squash, soccer, and lacrosse. Tabor provides the option of doing summer schoolwork without losing any of the joys of summer camp.
Wall Street 101 is a fun interactive opportunity to learn about the financial industry and other business fields, from NASDAQ to IPO to Dow Jones. Through classroom participation and hands-on exercises, participants explore the stock market and discover the process of investment. They experience the excitement and challenges of working in a real trading room, and conduct simulated trading sessions. Wall Street 101 also includes trips to the Boston Federal Reserve, The Boston Stock Exchange, and other Boston area attractions.
Type: Over Night
Contact info: Katie Lampley, Director of Pre-Collegiate Outreach
Wall Street 101 at Bentley College
175 Forest Street
Waltham, MA 01876
Ph: (781) 891-2598
Waterville Valley Sports Camp is a co-ed overnight and day camp for children ages 8 - 14 in the heart of New Hampshire's White Mountain National Forest. Combining extraordinary facilities with exceptional instruction WVSC teaches the valuable skills and lessons of tennis, swimming, golf, hiking and biking that will stay with children for a lifetime.