Arts Camps

Acting Naturally, 164 North Flowers Mill Road, Langhorne 19047. 267-798-9165.

One-week programs for ages 8 to 18 each culminate with a performance. Sessions include Aladdin Jr., Video Camp, Moana Jr., Broadway Bootcamp, Murder at Aunt Agatha’s, Legally Blonde the Musical Jr., Into the Woods Jr., and Addams Family. Behind the scenes tech camp for ages 12 and up. Auditions required.

Actors’ NET of Bucks County, 635 North Delmorr Avenue, Morrisville 19067. 215-295-3694.

Four-week Summer Stars program offers instruction in singing, acting, and dance, and concludes with a production of an original musical. Morning session for students entering grades 2 to 6; afternoon session for grades 7 to 11.

Allegra School of Music and Arts, 856 Route 206, Building D, Second Floor, Hillsborough 08844. 908-874-4351.

Two-week musical theater programs for third grade and up. Moana Jr. and Seussical Jr. for grades 3 to 8. Into the Woods for grades 6 to 12. 13: The Musical for grades 8 to 12.

American Repertory Ballet’s Princeton Ballet School, 301 North Harrison Street, Princeton Shopping Center, Suite C, Princeton 08540. 609-921-7758.

Summer Intensive, a five-week residential program in dance for ages 13 and up by audition. Classes at Princeton studio with optional housing at Princeton University. Princeton Ballet School’s trainee program requires audition. Summer Intensive Intermediates, ages 11 and up, Princeton Ballet School, 29 North Main Street, Cranbury. One to six week sessions. Summer Intensive Juniors, ages 9 and up, Princeton University. One to five-week sessions.

Appel Farm Summer Arts Camp, 457 Shirley Road, Elmer 08318. 856-358-2472.

Residential arts program with one to four two-week sessions for ages 7 to 17. Campers select two major and two minors. All culminate with performances and exhibitions. Majors include theater performance, technical theater, music, recording arts, dance, visual arts, photography, video, creative writing, green corps, and sports & swim.

Arden Theater Company, 40 North 2nd Street, Philadelphia 19106. 215-922-1122.

Exploration of the world of theater for grades one to five. One-day masterclass program, multi-week technique-focused camps, and a four-week musical theater program for grades six to twelve.

Arts Council of Princeton, Paul Robeson Center for the Arts, 102 Witherspoon Street, Princeton 08542. 609-924-8777.

Ten one-week themed camps for ages 5 to 16 focused on visual and performing arts. Sample programs include “Circus & the Arts,” “Drawing: Line and Form,” “Jewelry, Sewing & Design,” and “Magic of Monet.” Before and after care available.

Ballet of Central NJ, 4 Tennis Court, Hamilton 08619. 609-249-4066.

Two-week summer intensive for ages 7 to 11 including ballet, pointe/pre-pointe, character, jazz, modern, and dance conditioning. Two two-week intensives for ages 11 to 19 also including pas de deux, variations, and repertoire. No auditions required.

Central NJ Ballet Theater, 221 Broad Street, Florence 08518. 609-424-3192.

Full day beginning summer dance intensive for ages 6 to 12 including ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, acro, and contemporary. Evening intermediate and advanced intensive for ages 10 and up including ballet, contemporary, pointe, repertory, variations, and more. Little Mermaid Jr. musical theater camp for ages 6.5 to 14. Princess dance camp for ages 3 to 5. Before and after care available.

Cranbury Arts Council, 183 North Main Street, Cranbury 08512. 609-655-1705.

Art, science, theater, creative thinking, and more in one and two-week sessions for grades K to 9. Sample camps include “Playing with Art,” “BattleBots and Robotics,” and “The Adventure of Comic Books.” Morning, afternoon, and full days available.

Dance Corner Inc., 335 Princeton-Hightstown Road, Southfield Shopping Center, West Windsor 08550. 609-799-9677.

Morning Exploration Dance Camp for ages 3 to 6. Intensives in hip hop, jazz, ballet, and lyrical dance. Competition boot camps. Dynamic Dance Camp for ages 5 to 14 in conjunction with West Windsor Recreation includes ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, lyrical, acro, workshops, and crafts. Also classes for all ages.

Dance Expo, 64 Princeton-Hightstown Road, West Windsor 08550. 609-799-7744.

Dance camp for ages 4 and up. Dance intensive for serious, competitive dancers ages 9 and up. Full and half-day sessions.

Dance Expo, 510 Route 130 South, Royal Plaza, East Windsor 08520. 609-371-2828.

Dance camp for ages 4 and up. Dance intensive for serious, competitive dancers ages 9 and up. Full and half-day sessions.

Farrington’s Music, 1325 Route 206, Montgomery Center, Princeton 08540. 609-924-8282.

Weekly camps for ages 5 to 12. One-week sessions with full or half days. After care available. All students get a free recorder. Learn basic guitar, ukulele, recorder, or piano. Activities include mini rock band, idol singing, percussion and rhythm, music theory, crafts, and history, and outdoor time.

Hunterdon Art Museum, 7 Lower Center Street, Clinton 08809. 908-735-8415.

Nine one-week sessions for ages 5 to 15 including drawing, painting, comic books, photography, sculpture, and more. Half, full-days, and after care available.

Kean University, 1000 Morris Avenue, Union 07083. 908-737-4077.

Camp Premiere Theatremakers for grades 6 to 8 focuses on the elements of acting and play development to develop an original play. Actors Studio for grades 9 to 12 focuses on the craft of acting including scene work, audition technique, monologue preparation, movement, and voice/speech. Both sessions end with a public performance.

Leaping Dog Art Studios, 325 Farnsworth Avenue, Suite 203, Bordentown 08505. 609-400-5623.

Eleven one-week programs for ages 6 to 18. Themes include painting, Disney art, fashion design, Star Wars art, sculpture, and more. Morning, afternoon, and full-day sessions available.

Martin Center for Dance, 11 Princess Road, Lawrenceville 08648. 609-937-8878.

Full day summer intensive in two three-week sessions for advanced dancers ages 12 and up including classic ballet, pointe, and partnering. Youth Division for ages 10 and up, one three-week session.

McCarter Center Summer Theater Program, 91 University Place, Princeton 08540. 609-258-8289.

One to six-week programs for students in grades 1 to 12 at any experience level culminating in performances for family and friends. Page to Stage and Adventure Artists for grades 1-2; Musical Theater Workshop, In Their Shoes, and Play Makers for grades 3 to 5; Musical Theater Workshop, Improv Bootcamp, and Actors’ Studio for grades 6 to 8; Musical Theater Lab and assistants in training program for grades 9 to 12.

Michener Art Museum, 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown 18901. 215-340-9800.

Full-day and half-day programs in drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, fashion design, sewing, jewelry making, stained glass, anime, comic books, and more for ages 5 to 12.

Mill Ballet School, 243 North Union Street, Lambertville 08530. 609-397-7616.

Choreographic Workshop for ages 9 to 18; Ballet Intensive for ages 9 to 18; Magical Mornings for ages 3 to 5; Dance Camp for ages 5 to 7; Young Dancers Workshop for ages 7 to 10; and Musical Theater Intensive for ages 7 to 18.

New Jersey School of Ballet, 15 Microlab Road, Livingston 07039. 973-597-9600.

Open classes for ages 4 and up. Intensive program for ages 9 to 20 by audition.

Princeton Dance and Theater Studio, 116 Rockingham Row, Princeton 08540. 609-514-1600.

Summer intensive programs for ages 8 to 11 and 11 to 22. Little dancing stars for ages 3 to 4. Dancing Stars for ages 5 to 7. Dance With Me for ages 2.5 to 4 with an adult. Classes for ages 3.5 to adult.

Princeton Friends School, 470 Quaker Road, Princeton 08540. 609-683-1194.

Art camp for grades K to 5 and drama camp for grades 5 to 8 include daily swimming. Kungaloosh Camp for grades 4 to 8 offers a full day immersion experience, including theme-specific projects.

Princeton Photography Workshop, 20 Library Place, Princeton 08540.

Full Immersion Photo Camp for all levels, ages 13 to 17. Laptop and digital camera required. Two one-week sessions. Getting to Know Your Digital Camera Photo Camp for ages 13-17. One-week session. Digital camera required.

Princeton String Academy, 2 Colonial Avenue, West Windsor 08550. 609-751-7664.

Summer schedule of lessons is offered in violin, viola, and cello. Private, group, and chamber music programs.

Solebury School, 6820 Phillips Mill Road, New Hope 18938. 215-862-5261.

StarCatchers theater camp for grades 4 to 12. Three-week session culminates in performance of Aladdin Jr. at Bucks County Playhouse. Three-week scenic arts camp for students entering grades 7 to 12.

Talk of the Town Dance Studio, 528 Route 33, Hamilton 08619. 609-890-0086.

Classes, dance camps, and competitive classes.

Taubenslag Productions, 496 Taylor Place, North Brunswick 08902. 732-422-7071.

Theater camp with half and full-day programs, two, three, and eight-week sessions, ages 6 to 16. Tech option for grades 6 to 9. Teen Scenes for grades 8 to 10. CIT program for grades 10 and up. Junior counselor program for grades 10 and up. Weekly musical production and a Broadway spectacular to end the summer. Daily swimming, outdoor activities, and stage work. Trips and performances. At Middlesex Community College.

The Dance Network, 160 Lawrenceville Pennington Road, Lawrenceville 08648. 609-844-0404.

Dance camp for ages 4 and up. Dance intensive for serious, competitive dancers ages 9 and up. Full and half-day sessions. Bring your own lunch.

The Painter’s Loft, 1 Tree Farm Road, Suite 3, Pennington 08534. 609-730-4278.

Nine one-week full or half-day themed sessions for ages 6 and up. Each morning session is themed. Afternoon sessions are pottery wheel and hand building.

Tomato Patch Performing Arts Workshops, Mercer County Community College, 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor 08550. 609-570-3333.

Visual and performing arts workshops explore arts, dance, theater, and vocal music. Students select a major concentration in acting, dance, visual arts, or vocal and electives in such subjects as 2D art, 3D design, video editing, stage makeup, musical comedy, acting for the camera, and more. Session one is a four-week session for grades 8 to 12. Session two is a three-week session for grades 4 to 7. Master class is for students in grades 8 to 12 who have attended Tomato Patch or had other formal theater training.

Villagers Theater, 475 DeMott Lane, Municipal Complex, Somerset 08875. 732-873-3009.

Two three-week sessions. Apprentice workshop for grades 2 to 6 and teen intensive for grades 7 to 11 focus on a range of singing, acting, and dancing skills and culminate in a performance.

West Windsor Arts Council, 952 Alexander Road, West Windsor 08550. 609-716-1931.

One-week sessions on filmmaking, theater, multi-arts, book arts, studio art, fashion design, and more for ages 5 to 14.

Westminster Conservatory of Music, 101 Walnut Lane, Princeton 08540. 609-921-7104.

Early childhood music camps for age 2 to grade 1; introduction to instruments, choir, and composition camps for grades 1 to 5; instrumental and chamber music camps for experienced musicians grades 2 to 12; jazz camps for grades 5 to 12; and musical theater camps for grades 1 to 12.

Westrick Music Academy, 231 Clarksville Road, Princeton Junction 08550. 609-688-1888.

One-week choir camp for rising 4th to 9th graders. Rehearsals, musical theater workshops, percussion classes, and more. Extended day available.

Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University, 71 Hamilton Street, New Brunswick 08901. 732-932-7237.

Art camp for ages 7 to 14. Explore the galleries and learn new art forms. Half and full days available.

Day Camps

Air-Mods Flight & Service Center, 106 B Sharon Road, Robbinsville 08691. 609-259-6877.

AeroCamp Basic for middle school students includes introductory flight lessons, rocketry, weather, and science lessons, and a field trip to the Aviation Museum at Cape May Airport. AeroCamp Advanced for high school students includes more in-depth lessons and advanced maneuvers. One-week sessions, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Black Bear Lake Day Camp, 457 Stage Coach Road, Millstone Township 08510. 609-259-1777.

Four to eight-week programs for ages 4 to 15. Horseback riding, transportation, towel service, and lunch are included. Fishing, boating, water park in the lake, lifeguard training, scuba diving, and more. New electives chosen weekly. Daily swim lesson and free swim in three heated pools. Air conditioned drama center. Extended hours, central transportation, and sibling discount available.

Bordentown CDA Summer Camp, 48 Dunns Mill Road, Bordentown 08505. 609-298-0025.

Day programs in visual and performing arts, sports, science, adventure, and more. Two-week Kindergarten Ready camp. Four-week day camp for grades K-4 and pre-teen camp for grades 5 and 6. Musical theater camps for ages 8 to 19 present Moana Jr.

Boys & Girls Club of Trenton & Mercer County, 212 Centre Street, Trenton 08611. 609-392-3191.

Preschool camp for ages 3 to 5. Kids Camp for ages 5 to 10 based on weekly themes includes daily swimming and weekly field trips. Summer Travel Camp for ages 11 to 15 includes half-day and full-day field trips as well as sports, computers, career prep, team building, and other activities.

Camp NAC, 120 Pheasant Run, Newtown 18940. 215-968-0600.

Camp NACster for ages 3 to 15 organizes activities such as sports, art, games, and swimming around a daily theme. Half-day specialty camps for ages 3 to 5. Full-day specialty camps for ages 6 to 12. Teen camps for ages 11 to 15 include field trips. CIT program. Sports training camps.

Catholic Youth Organization Day Camp, 453 Yardville Allentown Road, Yardville 08620. 609-585-4280.

Day camp in Yardville for ages 5 to 13 under the auspices of Catholic Youth Organization of Mercer. One three-week and three two-week sessions. Pre-school program, teen travel camp, CIT program, and evening swimming lessons also available. Extended hours available.

REC (recreational/educational camp) for ages 5 to 12 and CIT program for ages 14-15 at 920 South Broad Street, Trenton.

Program for ages 5 to 12 at 749 East State Street, Trenton.

Ewing CYO Camp for ages 5 to 10 including daily swimming at 320 Hollowbrook Drive, Ewing.

Bromley Center offers eight-week program for ages 5 to 9 at 1801 East State Street, Hamilton.

Center for FaithJustice, 24 Rossa Avenue, Lawrenceville 08648. 609-498-6216.

ServiceworX, JusticeworX, and LeaderworX, targeted at middle, high school, and college students, respectively, to engender in participants a deep understanding of systemic poverty and instill lifelong values of justice through the lens of Catholic social teaching.

Doane Academy, 350 Riverbank, Burlington 08016. 609-386-3500.

Travel for grades 9 to 12, Living Latin, Outdoor Adventure, and Rowing camps for grades 6 to 12. International Ivy enrichment programs for ages 5 to 15. Extended day available.

Eagle’s Landing Day Camp, 74 Davidson Mill Road, North Brunswick 08902. 732-821-9155.

Co-educational for ages 3 to 15 features two to eight-week programs. Four transportation choices. Trip program for grades 6 to 8. Mini program for ages 3 to 5 available. LIT program for students entering grade 9. CIT program for students entering grade 10. Four pools, hot lunch, insurance, horseback riding, mini-golf, and supplies included. Extended day available.

ESF Summer Camps at Chapin School, 750 East Haverford Road, Bryn Mawr 19010. 610-581-7100.

Coeducational camps at Chapin School include mini camp for age 3, day camp for ages 3 to 7, and senior camp for ages 8 to 14. Extended day available. One to nine weeks.

Ewing Recreation Department, 999 Lower Ferry Road, Ewing 08628. 609-883-1776.

Programs for children entering kindergarten through grade 9. Day camp for grades K to 5 includes daily swimming, arts and crafts, nature, cooking, special events, theme days, athletics, and dance and drama, plus field trips on Thursdays. CIT program for grades 9 and 10. Teen travel program for grades 6 to 9. Full, half, and extended days available.

Fernbrook Farms Education Center Summer Camp, 144 Bordentown-Georgetown Road, Chesterfield 08515. 609-298-4028.

Pollywogs for ages 3 to 5, two days per week. Junior Fiddleheads Camp for ages 5 and 6 to explore the farm and nature. Fiddlehead Day Camp for ages 6 to 11 to explore ponds, and creeks, harvest vegetables, tend to animals, make musical instruments, and catch insects. Young Stewards Summer Camp for ages 12 to 14. Extended day available.

Frogbridge Day Camp, 7 Yellow Meeting House Road, Millstone Township 08510. 609-208-9050.

Day camp for ages 3 to 15 in four to eight-week sessions. Extended hours available. Mini week for ages 3 to 6. Day trips for seventh to ninth grades and overnights for ninth and tenth grades. CIT program. Transportation, bathing suit laundering, towels, and hot lunch included. Ziplines, pool slides, bumper boats, rock climbing, and a petting zoo.

Fulper’s Dairy Farm, 281 Rocktown Lambertville Road, Lambertville 08350. 609-651-5991.

Farmstead adventure camp for ages 8 to 13 includes hayrides, nature walks, work with cows, scavenger hunt, obstacle course, and homemade butter, ice cream, and milkshakes. Three-day or one-week sessions.

Hamilton Area YMCA Sawmill Branch, 185 Sawmill Road, Hamilton 08620. 609-581-9622.

Camp at 185 Sawmill Road. Extended hours and transportation are available. Three or five-day mini camp for rising kindergartners. Traditional, specialty, travel, sports, and enrichment camps for kindergarten through grade eight. Daily swimming, theme weeks, and more. SKOR camp for ages 5 to 21 with intellectual disabilities. JKR Branch, 1315 Whitehorse-Mercerville Road, offers preschool camp for ages 3 to 5 including weekly swim lesson.

Howell Living History Farm, 101 Hunter Road, Titusville 08560. 609-737-3299.

One-week programs for ages 6 to 16 including animal and garden chores, farm activities, craft time, exploration, and free play.

Ivy League Day Camp, 140 Gordon’s Corner Road, Manalapan 07726. 732-446-7305.

Day camp for ages 2 to 15 with four to eight week options. Mini-week for Pre-k to grade 2. Swimming, sports, arts, and adventure activities. Travel programs for grades 6 and up. Includes transportation and lunch.

JCC Abrams Day Camp and Teen Travel, 148 Cedarville Road, East Windsor 08520. 609-606-7070.

Lower Camp for pre-K to grade 5 includes swimming, sports, creative and performing arts, outdoor adventure, STEM, and nature in eight one-week sessions. Tween and teen travel camps for grades 6 to 9. Madrichim CIT program for grade 10.

Lakeview Child Center at Hamilton, 4 Hamilton Health Place, Hamilton Square 08690. 609-890-1442.

Ten one-week camp sessions for ages 5 to 9 featuring entertainers, field trips, special events, and more.

Lawrenceville Happy Hollow Day Care & Summer Camp, 11 Fairfield Avenue, Lawrenceville 08648. 609-882-9146.

Outdoor activity day camp for ages 2 to 7.

Liberty Lake Day Camp, 1195 Florence-Columbus Road, Bordentown 08505. 609-499-7820.

Athletics, visual and performing arts, STEM, waterfront, adventure, and swimming. For ages 4 to 15 in two to ten-week sessions. Transportation, extended hours, trips, and hot lunch included. Turtles pre-school program for ages 4 and 5 and teen leadership program for grades 9 and 10.

Lightbridge Academy, 10 Schalks Crossing Road, Plainsboro Plaza, Plainsboro 08536. 609-269-8347.

Lightbridge Academy, 100 Federal City Road, Building B, Lawrenceville 08648. 609-543- 9700.

Themed weekly programs for ages 5 to 10.

Little Friends School, 221 Edinburgh Road, Mercerville 08619. 609-890-9164.

Summer programs for 18 months to age 11. Mini, full, and extended days. Activities based on weekly themes include special events and trips.

Meadowbrook Country Day Camp, 73 East Valley Brook Road, Long Valley 07853. 908-876-3429.

Riding, archery, performing arts, swimming in heated pool, sports, computers, bumper boats, for ages 3 to 15. Four to eight-week programs. Three, four, or five day program for pre-K. Tween and teen travel programs.

Mercer and Fonthill Museums, 84 South Pine Street, Doylestown 18901. 215-345-0210.

Five one-week wizarding camps for ages 7 to 12 including potions, care of magical creatures, herbology, quidditch, and more.

Mercer County Park Commission, 334 North Post Road, West Windsor 08550. 609-883-6606.

One-week Tulpehaking Nature Camp for grades 1 to 6. One-week Aquatic Adventure camp on Mercer Lake for grades 4 to 9. Baldpate Nature Camp for grades 1 to 6 offers four one-week sessions. Half-day one-week Wild Discovery Camp at Mercer Meadows for ages 4 and 5.

Middlesex County College, 2600 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison 08818. 732-548-6000.

Eight weeks of special interest camps, including arts, theater, sports, computers, science, and cooking, for ages 6 to 16. Half-day or full-day, pre-camp and after-camp available.

Montessori Corner Country Day, 72 Grovers Mill Road, Plainsboro 08536. 609-799-7990.

Programs for ages 18 months to 12 years including sports, nature, performing and creative arts, group play, and special events.

New Horizons Montessori, 59 Cranbury Road, Princeton Junction 08550. 609-275-8666.

Summer Fun camp for ages 18 months to 7 years with theme weeks. STEAM Summer Camp for ages 4 to 13. Full, half, and extended days available.

Oak Crest Day Camp, 92 Cortelyou Lane, Somerset 08873. 732-297-2000.

Full and part-time programs for ages 3 to 16. Four to eight-week sessions. Three-day and half-day options for ages 3 to 5. Program for grade 7 includes two day trips per week. Program for grades 8 and 9 includes 3 day trips per week. Transportation and hot lunch included. Extended day available. Golf, archery, swimming, bumper boats, mountain biking, and arts. LIT program for campers entering 10th and 11th grades.

Old Barracks Museum, 101 Barrack Street, Trenton 08608. 609-396-1776.

Colonial Summer Camp provides children ages 9 to 15 with a cultural experience including recreating camp life on the Old Barracks parade ground, cooking stew in the camp kitchen, making a haversack, learning popular songs and dances of the American Revolution, marching to local historic sites, drilling to Baron von Steuben’s Manual of Arms, playing games that were favorites of 18th century children, and showing off all that they learned to their families during a Mustering Out Ceremony on the last afternoon of camp.

PEAC Health & Fitness, 1440 Lower Ferry Road, Ewing 08618. 609-883-2000.

KidsKamp program features ten one-week sessions for grades K to 6. Half and extended day available. Indoor and outdoor activities, on-site field trips, and wacky water Wednesdays.

Plainsboro Preserve, c/o New Jersey Audubon Society, 80 Scotts Corner Road, Cranbury 08512. 609-427-3052.

One-week nature camp sessions. Blue Jays programs for grades 1 to 3 include All About Animals, Nature’s Art, Bugging Out, and more. Hawks programs for grades 4 to 6 include Living Off the Grid, Wild Wetlands, and more. One-week Golden Eagles camp on renewable energy sources for grades 7 to 9. Before and after care available. Membership in New Jersey Audubon is required.

Plainsboro Township Recreation, 641 Plainsboro Road, Plainsboro 08536. 609-799-0909.

Pre-k day camp for ages 4 and 5. Lenape Camp offers four two-week sessions for grades 1 to 6 including field trips, presenters, arts and crafts, fitness, science, games, and daily swimming. Sports camps for grades 1 to 12, performing arts camps for grades 1 to 9, and academic camps for grades 4 to 10. Also police academy camp for grades 6 to 8 and volleyball camp for ages 9 to 17. Only for Plainsboro and West Windsor residents.

Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart, 1128 Great Road, Princeton 08540. 609-921-6499.

Programs for grades 1 to 9 including Academy Prep, science, art, and debate topics. Some co-ed programs.

Princeton Day School, 650 The Great Road, Princeton 08540. 609-924-6700.

Co-educational for pre K and up. One to two week camps with half-day, full-day, and extended-day programs. Panther Mini-Camp for Pre-K and kindergarten centered on weekly themes including music, art, and play. Full and half-day programs for all ages including specialty camps in the arts, cooking, science, chess, sports, and more.

Princeton Friends School, 470 Quaker Road, Princeton 08540. 609-683-1194.

One-week sessions for pre-K to eighth grade. Swimming, sports, arts, music, and field trips. Weekly themes include storybooks, castles, superheroes, enchanted forest, music, myths and legends, wild west, pirates, Greek gods, witches and wizards, movies. Extended hours and swim lessons available.

Princeton Junior School, 90 Fackler Road, Princeton 08542. 609-924-8126.

Art and nature camp for ages 2 to 5. Curiosity camp for grades 1 to 5. Full, half, and extended days available.

Princeton Montessori School, 487 Cherry Valley Road, Princeton 08540. 609-924-4594.

Infant center for ages 8 weeks to 18 months. Summer fun including singing, reading, and nature walks for ages 18 months to 3 years. “In the Garden” for ages 3 to 5 has themed weeks including art, music, science, cooking, and nature. Full-day and part-day options available. Three day art intensive for ages 6-14 includes collage, nature based art and more.

Princeton Recreation Department, 380 Witherspoon Street, Princeton 08540. 609-921-9480.

Four-week day camps for students entering grades 1 to 6. Eight one-week teen travel camp sessions. One-week track, basketball, skateboarding, and multi-sport camps. Open to Princeton residents and children of full-time municipal employees. Open to non-residents at double the regular registration rate.

Princeton University Day Camp, 103 Dillon Gym, Princeton 08544. 609-258-3533.

Junior camp for grades 1 to 5 and senior camp for grades 6 to 8 includes sports, field trips, swimming, arts, crafts, and other activities. Extended hours available. CIT program for grades 9 to 12.

Rambling Pines Day Camp, 174 Lambertville Hopewell Road, Box 3, Hopewell 08525. 609-466-1212.

Up to eight-week program with full, mini, or extended days featuring horseback riding, gymnastics, performing arts, ropes, off-road biking, basketball, golf, and swimming. Lunch and transportation included. Ages 3 to 13. Pine cone for pre-school, kindergarten and 1st graders. Day camp for grades 2 to 8. Teen Camp for grades 7 to 9 includes two field trips per week. Leader in training for 10th grade students.

Rutgers Preparatory School, 1345 Easton Avenue, Somerset 08873. 732-545-5600.

Sports, games, fun, arts, and adventure. Half or full-day MiniBlast for ages 3 to 6. Half or full-day SummerBlast for ages 7 to 14. Before and after care available.

Snipes Farm Day Camp, 890 West Bridge Street, Morrisville 19067. 215-295-1139.

One week themed sessions for ages 5 to 11. Farm chores, gardening, harvesting, cooking, nature walks, music, science, and art. Camp leadership program for ages 12 to 14 and CIT program for ages 15 to 17.

Solebury School, 6820 Phillips Mill Road, New Hope 18938. 215-862-5261.

For age 4 to grade 7. Six one-week sessions include swimming, sports, art, and science — discovering cooperatively to develop teamwork and problem solving skills. Lunch provided. Extended day available.

Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart, 1200 Stuart Road, Princeton 08540. 609-921-2330.

Co-educational program for ages 2 to 17 features academic enrichment through Summer Institute for the Gifted and STEM programs. All-girl athletic camps for tennis, field hockey, and basketball. Camp Stuart and Junior Academic Academy for pre-school and junior kindergarten. Two-week co-ed Stuarts camp combines visual and performing arts for grades K to 4. Performing arts camp for grades 5 to 8 and plein aire painting for grades 7 to 11.

Terhune Orchards, 330 Cold Soil Road, Princeton 08540. 609-924-2310.

Farm camp for ages 7 to 12, one-week sessions. Picking fruits and vegetables, tending animals, studying insects, identifying trees, field trips, stream walks, and nature exploration. Future Farmers Gardening Camp for ages 7 to 12, one-week sessions, hands-on farming, old fashioned games, and activities focused on the children’s garden.

The Hun School of Princeton, 176 Edgerstoune Road, Princeton 08540. 609-921-7600.

Games, sports, swimming, and more for ages 5 to 13. Five one-week themed programs. Junior CIT program for age 13. Lunch provided. Full, half, and extended day available. Three-week program for middle schoolers including activities such as SSAT prep, science, model UN, creative writing and more.

The Pennington School, 112 West Delaware Avenue, Pennington 08534. 609-737-1842.

Week-long programs for students in middle and high school in arts, sports, and academic enrichment. Options include ceramics, drawing, drama, engineering, public speaking, outdoor adventure, basketball, swimming, and more. Red Raiders day camp for ages 6 to 12 includes arts and crafts, cooking, science, sports, electives and more. Six one-week sessions. Extended day available.

The Village Learning Center, 15 Yard Road, Pennington 08534. 609-737-7877.

Activities for ages 2 to 8 including swimming, Legos, nature, science, petting zoo, performances, and more. Ten one-week sessions.

The Watershed Institute, 31 Titus Mill Road, Pennington 08534. 609-737-3735.

Day camp featuring environmental education for ages 5 to 16. CIT program for grades 10-11. Themed one-week sessions based on outdoor skills, water, animals, and natural art. Watershed Academy for High School Students offers week-long environmental investigations that use real-world issues.

Waldorf School of Princeton, 1062 Cherry Hill Road, Princeton 08540. 609-466-1970.

‘Hawks’ ages 10 to 12; ‘Foxes’ ages 8 and 9; ‘Crayfish’ ages 6 and 7; and ‘Tadpoles’ ages 4 and 5. Three two-week sessions. Themes are the budding artist, woodland explorers, and the natural chef. Activities include water play, food preparation, painting, cooperative games, and special guests.

West Windsor Police, 20 Municipal Drive, West Windsor 08550. 609-799-0452.

Youth Academy for West Windsor youth in grades five and six. Free.

West Windsor Recreation, 271 Clarksville Road, West Windsor 08550. 609-799-6141.

Day and travel camps, sports camps, specialty camps, and programs for special needs. Before and after care available.

West Windsor-Plainsboro Community Education, 321 Village Road East, West Windsor 08550. 609-716-5030.

STEM, sports and fitness, creative arts, and drama camps. Half and full-day options. Extended care available.

YMCA Hopewell Valley, 62 South Main Street, Pennington 08534. 609-737-3048.

Traditional day camp featuring arts, crafts, games, sports, and science for grades K to 6. Tom Jackson sports camp for grades 3 to 6. Youth activity center for grades 6-8. Located at Toll Gate School. Extended day available.

YMCA Princeton, 59 Paul Robeson Place, Princeton 08540. 609-497-9622.

Discovery Camp, specialty camps, and MVP Sports Camp for students entering grades 1 to 7. Pioneer Camp for rising kindergartners. Extended day available.

Overnight Camps

Camp Chateaugay, 233 Gadway Road, Merrill 12955. 518-425-6888.

Sports, trips, dance, animal care, aquatics, theater, arts and crafts. Two, four, and eight week sessions. CIT program.

Camp Dark Waters, 26 New Freedom Road, Medford 08055. 800-442-2267.

Residential camp for boys and girls, ages 7 to 14 including activities such as sports, games, arts and crafts, skill-building and more. One and two-week sessions. CIT program and teen adventure camp for ages 15 and 16.

Camp Matollionequay, 1303 Stokes Road, Medford 08055. 800-442-2267.

For girls ages 7 to 16. Aquatic program, creative arts, horseback riding, sports, outdoor activities. One and two week sessions. Related to Camp Ockanickon for boys ages 7 to 16.

Camp Ockanickon, 1303 Stokes Road, Medford 08055. 800-442-2267.

For boys ages 7 to 16. Swimming and boating, archery, fishing, rugby. One and two week sessions.

Camp Regis-Applejack in the Adirondacks, 60 Lafayette Road West, Princeton 08540. 609-688-0368.

Sleepaway co-educational camp in the Adirondacks. Camp Regis is for ages 6 to 12. Applejack is a teen camp for ages 13 to 16. Four and eight-week programs, a special two-week offering for younger, first-time campers. Group transportation arranged from Hightstown. Cabins, water sports, trips, arts and crafts, sports, performing arts. Camp director Michael E. Humes is a Princeton resident.

Camp Saginaw, 740 Saginaw Road, Oxford, Pennsylvania. 856-428-6256.

Coed residential for ages 6 to 16. Arts, adventure, athletics, and waterfront activities.

Camp Speers YMCA, 143 Nichecronk Road, Dingmans Ferry 18328. 570-828-2329.

One and two-week sessions for ages 7 to 16. Leadership in training for grades 9 to 10 and counselor in training for ages 16. Camp priego in Spain for ages 10 to 16.

Camp Zeke, 31 Barry Watson Way, Lakewood 18439. 212-913-9783.

Jewish overnight camp for ages 7 to 17 in foothills of Poconos with an emphasis on healthy, active living. Culinary arts program, fitness and creative electives, private lake and miles of trails. Air-conditioned cabins.

Campus Kids Summer Camp, Madison 07940. 973-845-9260.

Sleep-away camp from Monday to Friday for grades 2 to 10 at Blair Academy in Blairstown. Transportation included. Two to six-week sessions.

Chestnut Lake Camp, Beach Lake 18405. 570-729-1010.

Residential camp for girls and boys entering ages 7 to 15. Three and seven week options. Movie studio, heated Olympic pool, roller hockey rink, sports complex, Recording studio, driving range, drama center, and outdoor activities.

Interlochen Center for the Arts, 4000 Highway M-137, Interlochen MI 49643. 231-276-7472.

Residential camps focused on creative writing, dance, general arts, motion picture arts, music, theater, visual arts and more. By application only. For grades 3 to 12.

Middlesex 4-H, 645 Cranbury Road, South Brunswick 08536. 732-398-5264.

Seven one-week themed residential camps at Lindley G. Cook 4-H Camp in Sussex County. For those entering ages 8 to 16. Courses in environmental education, creative arts, waterfront, and recreation. CIT programs for campers who have completed grades 9 and 10.

Summer Matters, 1777 North Valley Road, Malvern 19355. 610-296-6725.

For ages 7 to 21 with high functioning autism, speech-language disorders, Asperger’s Syndrome, and similar social challenges.

YMCA Camp Mason, 23 Birch Ridge Road, Hardwick 07825. 908-362-8217.

Two and four-week sessions at sleepaway camp for boys and girls grades 2 through 9. Offers swimming, archery, sports, performing arts, horseback riding, ropes course, outdoor cooking. Two to four weeks. Also Ranch Camp for western horsemanship, CIT program, and Adventures Bound.

Sports Camps

Arena Gymnastics at Gymland, 6 Tennis Court, Unit B, Hamilton 08619. 609-584-7700.

Ten 4-day sessions for ages 5 to 12. Mini-camp for ages 3 to 5. Full, half, and extended days available.

Blue Star Lacrosse.

Lacrosse camp for players in grades 3 to 12 of all levels. Camp takes place at the Hun School of Princeton from June 22 to 25. Lunch included.

Bob Smith Soccer Academy, 153 West Manor Way, Robbinsville 08691. 609-468-7208.

Four 4-day sessions soccer camp for beginner, recreational, and travel players ages 5 to 14 in air conditioned facility. Full or half days with before and after care available.

Capital Area YMCA, 431 Pennington Avenue, Trenton 08618. 609-599-9622.

Weekly programs for grades K to 6 including academic enrichment, arts and crafts, field trips, sports, STEM, and swimming at Rider University. Preschool and kindergarten camp including swimming for ages 2.5 to 5. Extended day available. Dance sense camp for ages 8 to 16.

DiJulia School of Golf, 250 Brownsburg Road, New Hope 18938. 215-862-9045.

Golf for ages 5 to 13. Half-day sessions run Tuesday through Thursday at Jericho National Golf Club.

ESF Summer Camps at Chapin School, 750 East Haverford Road, Bryn Mawr 19010. 610-581-7100.

Baseball, basketball, soccer, lacrosse, flag football, soccer, street hockey, European team hand ball and more for boys and girls, ages 6 to 14, at Chapin School. Campers have opportunity to swim every day.

Fal-Rooney Sports Camps, Rocky Hill 08553. 908-672-9398.

Games, competitions, and sports for boys and girls in grades 1 to 9. One three-day camp and three one-week sessions in Montgomery. Before and after care provided.

Good Nick Squash, 2500 Main Street, Lawrenceville 08648. 609-620-7609.

For squash players of all ages and levels. Program includes skill work, conditioning, and yoga. Activities for overnight campers include bowling, laser tag, and movies. Two one-week sessions at the Lawrenceville School in June. Half day, full day, and boarding options for ages 9 to 17.

Hasty Acres, 121 Laurel Avenue, Kingston 08528. 609-921-8389.

Horseback riding camp for ages 7 and up with one-week sessions includes hands-on experience grooming and handling horses as well as two riding sessions daily. For all levels. Rain or shine.

Hunter Farms Riding Club, 1315 Great Road, Princeton 08540. 609-924-2932.

Summer riding program for all levels. Lessons, jumping, shows, stable management, crafts, and games.

Ice Land, 6 Tennis Court, Mercerville 08619. 609-588-6672.

Four one-week sessions hockey camp for ages 6 and 14 of all skill levels. Focuses on skill development, improvement of weaknesses, power skating, puck control and more. Lunch included.

Mercer County Community College, 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor 08550. 609-570-3311.

Sports camps for ages 6 to 13 include basketball, field hockey, soccer, sports fitness & readiness, and tennis. Daily swimming optional. Six one-week sessions.

Mercer Junior Rowing Club, 1 South Post Road, Suite I, Princeton Junction 08550. 609-799-7100.

Novice rowing camp for grades 7 to 12. No experience necessary. Level 1, Level 2, and Advanced Camp programs. On Mercer Lake in West Windsor.

Nassau Racquet & Tennis Club, 1800 Route 206, Skillman 08558. 908-359-8730.

Tennis and Sports Camp for all ages and levels. Includes lessons, match play, off-court activities, and games. One week Tournament Tough Camp for tournament and high school players. Full, half, and extended days. Daily and weekly rates available.

Nike Camps, 919 Sir Francis Drake Boulevard, Kentfield CA 94904. 800-645-3226.

Tennis and Sports Camp for all ages and levels. Includes lessons, match play, off-court activities, and games. One week Tournament Tough Camp for tournament and high school players. Full, half, and extended days. Daily and weekly rates available.

Peddie School, 201 South Main Street, Hightstown 08520. 609-490-7532.

Golf camp offers five one-week sessions with full or half days. Also Volkmar Performance, Julie Foudy Sports Leadership Academy, Wriede Performance Academy and Red Bull New York.

Pinnacle Health and Fitness, 345 Amwell Road, Belle Mead 08844. 908-359-3600.

Smile Camp offers sports, fitness, swimming, nutrition, yoga, zumba, karate, tumbling, arts & crafts, optional weekly field trips, and special guests. Ages 4 to 15.

Power Pitching & Hitting Professional Baseball Instruction, Plainsboro 08536. 732-586-1309.

Baseball programs in West Windsor and Edison, baseball and softball programs in East Brunswick, Milltown, East Windsor, and Hamilton.

Princeton Pong, 745 Alexander Road, Suites 9-12, Princeton 08540. 609-987-8500. www.prince­

Table tennis camps for all levels focusing on technique and skill development. Programs are held in the 10,000-square-foot facility featuring 14 table tennis tables.

Princeton Racquet Club, 150 Raymond Road, Princeton 08540. 732-329-6200.

Tennis day camp for all levels includes instructional drills and match-play. Junior development for ages 6 to 16. Tournament training for ages 10 to 18. Morning, afternoon, all day, and extended day available. Indoor courts in case of inclement weather.

Princeton Tennis Program, 92 Washington Road, Princeton 08540. 609-520-0015.

Tennis camps. Rookie Camp for ages 5 to 8 at Community Park. Player Development Camp for ages 8 to 15 at Community Park. Veterans Park Tennis Camp for advanced beginners ages 7 to 12. Peak Training for team members at Community Park. High School prep for girls ages 14 to 17 at Princeton University. Match Play for ages 10 to 17 at Community Park.

Princeton University Sports Camps, 71 University Place, Princeton 08544. 609-258-3369.

Camps for ages 7 to 18 include baseball, boys’ and girls’ basketball, cross country, fencing, field hockey, football, boys and girls’ ice hockey, lacrosse, rowing, soccer, softball, squash, strength and conditioning, swimming, boys’ and girls’ volleyball, tennis, track & field, wrestling, and water polo.

Rockville Climbing Center, 200 Whitehead Road, Hamilton 08619. 609-631-7625.

Climbing programs for ages 8 to 16 including exposure to the skills and tools used for outdoor climbing and mountaineering. One-week sessions.

Rutgers Preparatory School, 1345 Easton Avenue, Somerset 08873. 732-545-5600.

Tennis for ages 7 to 17; baseball for boys 6 to 14; lacrosse for boys grades 2 to 9; basketball for ages 6 to 14; soccer for ages 6 to 14; multi-sports for ages 5 to 14.

Schafer Sports Center, 5 Graphics Drive, Ewing 08628.

Half and full day pre-school camp for ages 3 to 5. Half and full day camps in gymnastics, or multi-sport for ages 5 to 12. Extended day and swim lessons available.

Sebastiani Fencing Academy, 741 Alexander Road, West Windsor 08540. 609-578-0765.

Camps in ten one-week sessions for all levels. Also group and private lessons for all ages.

Silver Dollar Stables, 80 Petty Road, Cranbury 08512. 609-395-1790.

Summer program for ages five and up, beginners to intermediate level. Six, one week sessions, 9 a.m to 3 p.m. E-mail for information.

Team 85 Fitness and Wellness, 8500 K. Johnson Boulevard, Bordentown 08505. 609-298-8585.

One-week sessions featuring swim lessons, sports, dance, arts and crafts, and more. For ages 4 to 14. Extended days available.

The Hun School of Princeton, 176 Edgerstoune Road, Princeton 08540. 609-921-7600.

Baseball and basketball for boys and girls ages 8 to 15. One-week sessions.

Trenton Thunder Baseball Camp, 1 Thunder Road, Waterfront Park, Trenton 08690. 609-394-3300.

Three two-day camps for ages 7 to 12 to train with Thunder players and coaches on the field. Tuition includes one ticket to a Thunder game and a Thunder hat.

West Windsor-Plainsboro Soccer Association, West Windsor Community Park, Bernt Midland Boulevard, West Windsor 08550.

One-week soccer camps for ages 7 to 14 with daily swimming. Half, full and extended day options.

Academic Camps

Bridge Academy, 1958 B Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville 08648. 609-844-0770.

Five-week STREAM program for ages 7 to 14 with below grade level reading and writing. Environmental science, math activities, and technology.

Cambridge School, 100 Straube Center Boulevard, Pennington 08534. 609-730-9553.

Co-educational day school for children who learn differently. Summer program for grades K to 9 includes morning academics (language, reading, writing, and math) and ACT prep for grades 10 to 12. Optional afternoon enrichment in outdoor adventure or optional afternoon intensives in executive function and reading.

Code Ninjas, 1063 Washington Boulevard, Robbinsville 08691. 609-208-3724.

Technology programs for ages 7 to 14 including Game Buildrs, Roblox Create, Storytelling in Scratch, Minecraft, and more.

College of New Jersey, 2000 Pennington Road, Ewing 08628. 609-771-2227.

Summer Academies are one-week programs for rising 9th to 11th graders to explore careers. Options are Robotics; Engineering in health and medicine; Global Business; Game Design; Music Technology Academy.

ESF Summer Camps at Chapin School, 750 East Haverford Road, Bryn Mawr 19010. 610-581-7100.

One-week science, technology, and creative camps for grades K to 9. Examples of ‘majors’ include robotics, movie makers, chess wizards, and more.

Fusion Academy, 116 Stanhope Street, Princeton Forrestal Village, Princeton 08540. 609-919-9193.

Personalized curricula based on one-on-one instruction in standard academic subjects as well as wellness, test prep, classes for credit and creative arts.

ID Tech Camps, Internal Drive, 1885 Winchester Boulevard, 201, Campbell 95008. 888-709-8324.

Coding, game development, design, and robotics programs in one-week sessions for ages 7 to 17 at Princeton University. Two-week Coding & AI Academy for ages 13 to 18. Day and residential options.

International Ivy. 908-899-1338.

Weekly enrichment programs for ages 3 to 15 at Princeton Montessori School, 487 Cherry Valley Road, Princeton, including computer programming, digital design, math, Minecraft, robotics, science and engineering, video game creation, performing arts, and academics.

JEI Learning Center, 33 Princeton-Hightstown Road, Princeton Junction 08550. 609-897-1072.

Programs in math, English, reading & writing, problem-solving math, and critical thinking. Centers in West Windsor, East Windsor, Hamilton, and Montgomery.

Mercer County Community College, 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor 08550. 609-570-3311.

CampusKids four-week camp for ages 6 to 12 offers range of academic and recreational programs including camp newspaper, creative writing, and juggling. Camp College offers one-week full or half-day academic and recreational programs for ages 6 to 16 including kids in the kitchen, sea camp, robotics, fishing, and adventure. Also four-day, half-day academic prep programs. Extended days available.

Princeton International School of Mathematics and Science, 19 Lambert Drive, Princeton 08540. 609-454-5580.

Two one-week sessions for grades 6 to 8 featuring daily courses in STEM topics and language arts.

Princeton Speech-Language & Learning Center, 19 Wall Street, Princeton 08540. 609-924-7080.

Programs for ages 6 to 21 that help develop communication and social skills.

Quakerbridge Learning Center, 4044 Quakerbridge Road, Lawrenceville 08648. 609-588-4442.

Six-week courses in language arts, writing, STEM, ESL, public speaking, AP math and science, standardized test prep, and more. Option II courses available.

Rider University Pre-College Program, 2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville 08648. 609-896-5033.

One and two-week residential programs for high school students in entrepreneurship, communications and media, performing arts, and music.

Russian School of Mathematics, 177 Princeton Hightstown Road, Princeton Junction 08550. 732-708-4905.

Math enrichment programs for grades K-12.

Rutgers Preparatory School, 1345 Easton Avenue, Somerset 08873. 732-545-5600.

Seven week with half and full day options. International Ivy Summer Enrichment offers graphic design, weird science, app creation and more.

SciCore Academy for Science and the Humanities, 125 South Main Street, Hightstown 08520. 609-448-8950.

SciCore Research Institute for grades 9 and up; chess, science, reading, writing, arts and crafts, math, and adventure camps for grades 1 to 8. Summer school for ages 4 to 6.

Science Seeds, 29 Emmons Drive, G-10, Princeton 08540. 917-453-1451.

Science enrichment program for ages 6 to 14 in one-week sessions. Topics include video game programming, robotics, 3D printing camps. Weekly themes include Star Wars, Harry Potter, and more. Program for ages 4 to 6 with science activities. Extended day available.

Summer Institute for the Gifted, 1 High Ridge Park, Stamford 06905. 866-303-4744.

Residential program for gifted students ages 13 to 17 at Princeton University. Courses in the humanities, math, science, technology, visual and performing arts, and fitness and recreation. Extended commuter program also available.

The Hun School of Princeton, 176 Edgerstoune Road, Princeton 08540. 609-921-7600.

High school credit and enrichment courses including algebra, geometry, pre-calculus, chemistry, physics, Public speaking, standardized test prep, and more. American Culture & Language Institute offers English instruction and cultural enrichment.

The Lewis School of Princeton, 53 Bayard Lane, Princeton 08540. 609-924-8120.

Summer Study courses in reading, spelling, reading comprehension and written expression; speech and language; athletics and arts.

Windsor Academy, 99 Clarksville Road, West Windsor 08550. 609-297-4735.

Enrichment courses in English language arts, Chinese language, science, and math; sports; theater; and optional field trips. For ages 2.5 to 15 at Windsor Athletic Club.

YingHua International School, 25 Laurel Avenue, Kingston 08528. 609-375-8015.

Chinese immersion for ages 2 to 3.5, Chinese cultural immersion for ages 4 to 6, and modern Chinese cultural and maker camp for ages 6.5 to 9, in three two-week themed sessions. Extended and half-day options available.

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