Open House Saturday. December 17, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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2017 summer dates

Monday, July 03 - Friday, August 25, 2017

  • 4 - 8 Weeks Enrollment
  • 3, 4 & 5 Days Per Week
Let Us Customize A Schedule With You!

Winter Office Hours:

September to December: Monday - Friday 11:00 am - 4:00pm

January to June: Monday - Friday 11:00 am - 4:00pm

Weekend Office Hours and Open House Dates Click Here

Summer Camp Hours:

Pre-School: 8:45 AM - 3:30 PM* - All Others: 8:45 AM- 4:00 PM

Pre-School Camp: 3:30 PM* Other Camps: 4:00 PM

Parents are requested not to arrive until 15 minutes prior to dismissal time to pick up their children. If you need to pick up at an earlier time, you MUST call the camp office prior to 3:00 PM in order for us to have your child ready. When you arrive, your child(ren) will be waiting for you in the camp office, ready to tell you about what a wonderful day they had.

Please note that only those persons listed as Authorized Pickups will be allowed into the camp facility to pick up campers. Please make sure that anyone you wish to be authorized is listed on your registration form or with the camp office.

*Campers with siblings in older camps or those campers who are taking bus transportation home will be dismissed at 4:15 PM.

* If there are any special needs, please speak with the camp director.

Contact Us:

Monday to Friday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Weekend Office Hours and Open House Dates Click Here


Payment Methods Accepted:

Cash, Check, Money order, Credit Card
& Debit (Visa, MC Amex)
Unions: 1199, Local 100
Special Discounts For City Employees
We Do Not Accept Vouchers

Camp Programs & Fees

  • Pioneers (ages 3 - 5)
  • Adventures (Entering Grades 1 & 2)
  • Stars (Entering Grades 3 & 4)
  • Voyagers (Entering Grade 5)
  • Explorers (Entering Grades 6 & 7)
  • Teen Quest (Entering Grades 8 - 9)

Payments & Refunds


A minimum deposit of $500 per camper is required at time of enrollment ($200.00 For Early Bird).

Accepted forms of payment are cash personal checks and credit cards (3% surcharge). We also accept union payments such as 1199 & Local 100. We do not accept city vouchers.


Are due no later than June 01, 2017* and enrollment is subject to cancellation if not paid by above date. (*does not include early bird enrollment).

Sibling Discount:

A $100.00 discount off of the camp fee for each additional child when registering multiple children for a minimum 6 weeks and 5 days.


After June 01, 2017 all enrollment is NON-REFUNDABLE

Full refunds are issued if canceling by June 01, 2016. In order to receive a full refund, all balances must be up to date.


Office Hours:

September – December: Monday - Friday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
January – April: Monday - Friday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm - Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
May – June: Monday - Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm - Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
July – August: Monday - Friday 7:00 am - 6:30 pm


Early Morning Drop Off

Is available beginning each morning from 7:30 - 8:15 AM. Counselors are on hand to supervise light activities prior to the start of the camp day.

Early Morning Drop Off Price:

$320.00 for season or $40.00 per week.

Late P.M. Pick Up Prices & Fees

Is available beginning each evening from 4:30 - 6:15 PM. Counselors are on hand to supervise activities. No swimming will be done during this program. Snacks will be provided.

Late Stay Pick Up Price: $440.00 for season or $55.00 per week.

Please note these programs are not available on a day to day as needed basis.

Transportation Prices & Fees

All Buses Are Air Conditioned!

We now provide you a free service to GPS track the location of your campers bus!  Prior to the start of camp, you will be sent instructions on how to follow the bus both morning an evening via your computer or mobile device!  A great service that parents love!

Morning bus pickup and evening drop off bus service are available in most areas. Each bus will have a matron on board at all times. Yellow school buses and minivans are used for most bus runs. All Pre-School campers will be seat belted in at all times. Campers going into 1st grade and up will not be seat belted. Seat belts are available on every vehicle. Campers are required to be seated at all times and follow the direction of bus staff.

Morning pick up and evening drop off must be at the same location.

Morning pick up and evening drop off times are determined by the transportation provider, based on area and distance from the camp facility. Families enrolled for bus service will be contacted with approximate pick up and drop off times prior to the start of the camp season. Bus service is both door to door and designated corner stop where necessary. If door to door service is not available, such as a dead end street or where construction is ongoing, another location will be chosen and those families will be notified. A more in depth discussion about bus service will be provided at the pre-camp parents meetings.

Transportation is provided by Superior Bus Service and is licensed and insured as a NYC Department of Education provider. There is an additional charge for this service. Same fees apply to one way or two way transportation.

Please note that there is no Early Morning Drop Off or Late Stay Pick Up when choosing to use bus service.

Bus Transportation Price & Fees: $50.00 per week. 4 Week Minimum

Teen & Explorer groups must bring lunch every day. Refrigeration will be provided for lunches. Food that needs to be heated or microwaved may not be sent. If there are any special dietary requirements you might need, please speak to the camp director.

In Explorer and Teen Quest camps, all meals are provided on overnight trips. On most day trips, there are concession stands for purchasing lunches and snacks. Please feel free to call the camp office if you have any questions about a particular trip.

  • New! Slot Car Racing
  • New! Paint Party
  • New! 6 Basketball Courts
  • Outdoor Pool 4 Pool Slides
  • Mulit Media Center
  • Karaoke Studio
  • Arts & Crafts Studio
  • 15,000 SQ FT Sportscenter:
  • Working Television Studio (Renovated & Expanded)
  • 2 Computer Labs
  • Video Arcade Game Room
  • Gymnastics
  • Circus Program
  • Jungle Gym
  • Tiny Town Children’s Playground
  • Gaga Ball Arenas
  • Baking Center
  • 2 Giant Screen Theatres
  • 2 Dance Studios
  • Nintendo Wii Room
  • Lego Lab
  • 3 Large Indoor multi-purpose Activity Rooms
  • Drama Stage Theatre
  • Candy Land Edible Creations
  • Magic
  • Rock Band Program
  • Black Tie Galas
  • Outer Space Climbing and Ropes Course
  • Special Events
  • Wii Room
  • Fashion Design
  • Soccer Stadium
  • Imagination Playground
  • Claymations Studio