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Over 11 Maryland Family Summer Camps Listed Below with In-Depth Camp Info, including: Videos, Photos, Maps & Detailed Descriptions

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Best 2024 Family Summer Camps in Maryland

Many of our Maryland Family Camps are still adding to their info on their 2024 Summer Camps, Programs, Activities & Classes.

You can contact each camp you are interested in to get the latest info on all their 2024 Summer Family Programs for Teens and Kids.

Early-Bird & Multiple Camper Discounts at Maryland Family Camps for Summer 2024

Some of the Best 2024 Family Camps in Maryland offer "Early Bird" and/or Multiple Camper Discounts if you enroll in camp before a certain date, or if you are enrolling more than one camper -- check each camp's listing & website for more info, and for info on any available Family Camp Scholarships and Financial Aid.

Early Summer Family Camps, Programs, Workshops, & Classes in Maryland are Starting in May, 2024

Many of our Maryland Family Camps offer Early Summer Family Programs, Activities, Workshops & Classes starting in May, 2024.

Be sure to check the "Year-Round Programs and Other Camp Info" headings of each camp listing for specifics, or give any Family Camp you're interested in a call to check on Early Summer dates, times and availability.

Early Summer 2024 Family Camp Open Houses & Reunions

Many of our Family Camps will be hosting Early Summer Reunions for their previous campers, and Early Summer Open Houses for interested new campers and families. Each camp is different, and some offer activities for the entire family.

Contact the camp(s) directly to see if there are any Camp Reunion or Open House Plans for May, 2024.

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Many of our Best Maryland Summer Family Camps also offer Year Round Family Camp Programs, Classes, and Activities. You should contact the camps you are interested in to see if they offer Fall, Winter and/or Spring Family Programs, too.

Best Maryland Early Summer Family Camp Jobs

Searching for Maryland Family Camp Jobs? Many of our Best Family Camps are now listing their 2024 Early Summer Camp Jobs, too. Look for the heading "Summer Camp Jobs" in each camp listing. You can also check any camp's website for their "Work at Camp" or "Early Summer Employment Opportunities" pages.

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American Dance Training Camps
Maryland Location(s)

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866-383-ADTC (2382)
8 Locations Across the US & Canada

North Carolina
BC Canada

1631 Barton Springs Rd
Austin, TX

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TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: American Dance Training Camp (ADTC) is the ULTIMATE overnight dance camp for girls ages 8 - 17 with eight beautiful locations. Spend a week or two (or more) learning the latest jazz, hip hop & contemporary dance moves with celebrity choreographers. No dance experience necessary - absolute beginners through advanced performers are welcome.

Dance, Musical Theater, Fine Arts/Crafts, Cheerleading, Gymnastics, and more.

American Dance Training Camps is a Top Family Summer Camp located in  Maryland offering many fun and educational Family and other activities, including: Musical Theater, Dance, Fine Arts/Crafts and more. American Dance Training Camps is a top Family Camp for ages: 8 - 17.

CAMP LOCATION: ULTIMATE Rocky Mountains Colorado:
Session 1: June 5 - 11, 2022
Session 2: June 12 - 18, 2022

ULTIMATE Smoky Mountains North Carolina:
Session 1: June 12 - 18, 2022
Session 2: June 19 - 25, 2022

ULTIMATE Sierra Tahoe California:
Session 1: June 19 - 25, 2022
Session 2: June 26 - July 2, 2022

ULTIMATE Green Mountains Vermont:
Session 1: July 3 - 9, 2022
Session 2: July 10 - 16, 2022
Session 3: July 17 - 23, 2022

ULTIMATE Central Lakes Wisconsin:
Session 1: July 10 - 16, 2022
Session 2: July 17 - 23, 2022
Session 3: July 24 - 30, 2022

ULTIMATE Hill Country Texas:
Session 1: July 10 - 16, 2022
Session 2: July 17 - 23, 2022

ULTIMATE Mid Atlantic Maryland:
Session 1: July 24 - 30, 2022
Session 2: July 31 - Aug 6, 2022

ULTIMATE Coast Mountains BC Canada:
Session 1: July 24 - 30, 2022
Session 2: July 31 - Aug 6, 2022

CAMP FACILITIES: We offer overnight/sleepaway dance camps in beautiful locations where the pace of life is slower. At ADTC, mountains, forests and lakes will surround you. You'll raise your serotonin, boost your immune system, and do what you love all day long.

Our dance camps are near renowned destination resorts & famous cities. At ADTC, you'll have access to all of the activities you'd want to enjoy at camp, as well as all of the amenities you'd expect to find at a resort. And we have just as much fun outside the dance studio as we do in class!

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our top-notch dance choreographers bring the freshest dance combinations to our dance camps! They hail from the best dance studios, schools and performance groups.

ADTC choreographers have the most impressive dance resumes: they are Radio City Rockettes; Broadway & MTV performers; celebrities from your favorite dance TV shows; and collegiate dance team competitors.

No matter what level dancer you are, we’ve got fun & challenging dance classes that’ll fit you just right.

You’ll take four dance classes daily and at week’s end you get to show off your new moves in a big Friday night performance for family, friends and fellow campers.

In addition to core dance classes in contemporary, hip hop & jazz (styles of jazz vary and may include lyrical, modern or Broadway), you’ll choose between ballet, tap or world dance for your core elective dance class.

And we believe girls in our perfectionist culture need to get out and have more authentic fun! At ADTC you can enjoy awesome activities & extras like horseback riding, kayaking, paintball, trampolines, swimming, hiking, rock wall climbing, alpine slides, water rides, and so much more!

Join us this summer for your chance to take dance classes with the best choreographers in the world!

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: We have a Counselor-In-Training program for girls ages 16 & 17 (application required; 2 week minimum commitment):
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FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): We offer discounted "family vacation packages" for parents looking to stay nearby while their daughter attends ADTC.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: FREE weekend virtual dance camps:
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Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Summer Art Camp
Online Camp Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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118 North Broad Street
Youth and Family Programs
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106


TYPE OF CAMP: Online. Mon-Fri: 9am - 3pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Every day, campers engage in live, interactive art making with their instructors and friends on the video platform Zoom. We also use Canvas for sharing daily schedules, online artwork and discussions between campers and instructors. And as always, every camp week will culminate with a virtual exhibition and opening reception for family and friends live streamed on Zoom.

Fine Arts/Crafts, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Center City, Philadelphia, PA. one block from historic City Hall.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: - Live Zooming and friendship-making time (prescheduled so your family can plan ahead!)
- Off-screen activities for independent play and learning (and naps! and yard time!)
- Hands-on activities with real art materials (art camp should be a little messy!)
- Small group sizes ensure that campers receive high quality instruction and individual attention from their teachers.
- Daily movement and mindfulness exercises integrated throughout the day to get the wiggles out

Camp tuition includes an Art Toolbox mailed to your home and a live exhibition every Friday that the whole family can attend, even those living far away.

Camp Staff:
Katerina Romanenko, Ph.D. Assistant Director of Youth and Family Programs

An experienced educator and visual culture historian, Dr. Romanenko specializes in Museum education, art history, American History, and object-based learning in formal and informal environments. She holds a PhD in Art History from the City University of New York and for more than 15 years teaches art history and works in Museum education. She also holds a BA in Education Sciences and has experience in research, development and implementation of educational programs for different age groups.

Alicia Mino, Art Educator, Manager of the School and Community Programs

An accomplished practicing artists and art educator, Alicia Mino received her Master’s in visual communication from the Metropolitan University of Chile, She spent fifteen years in Italy studying art history, oil painting, and sculpture. She presented in numerous art exhibitions and founded the Mates Art and Design Studio, where she taught drawing, oil/acrylic painting, and sculpture fundamentals for ten years. In 2008 Alicia moved to Philadelphia where she continues to exhibit her work and teaches art.

Lindsey Murphy, Art Educator and K-8 Program Coordinator

An art educator with over a decade of experience in the field of education, Lindsey Murphy has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology; concentration in Archaeology from Millersville University, and an Elementary Teaching Certification from Millersville University. She worked as a general education classroom teacher in the Oxford Area School District in Chester County, PA for 8 years, and has worked in PAFA’s education department over the past 11 years creating and implementing numerous museum tours and art making experiences for children and families of all backgrounds, becoming the K-8 Program Coordinator in 2019..

Melissa Hendrixson, Art Educator

Melissa Hendrixson is an artist and art educator who has worked in Museum Education for over five years. She has her Bachelor's of Fine Arts and Studio Certificate from Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and has gained experience through assisting the coordination and development of various museum programming including family programs, youth art classes, and summer camps. She now works for the School and Community Partnership Program as an art educator where she develops and implements museum tours, school lessons, and community outreach programs to support student learning, parental engagement and visual literacy initiatives.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: It is our sincere desire that no child be denied the opportunity to attend camp because of financial difficulties. Thanks to our generous donors, PAFA is able to offer a limited number of scholarships.

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YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: PAFA offers a year round programs, online and in person for youth and families that engage parents and children with the museum collection and art-making. Our programs inculde art classes for middle school students, afterschool program for kids 6-11, and Sunday Family workshops. please visit Our Camp Website Link:

OTHER CAMP INFO: Drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, comic books and graphic novels, collage and mixed media, and video arts.

June 21 - August 13, 8 weeks

Ages: 6-14 (groups: 6-8; 9-11; 12-14)

Mon-Fri from 9am - 3pm each day (except July 5rd).

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Minilinguists ESL (English as a Second Language) French, Chinese or Spanish Immersion Theatre Camp
Potomac, Maryland

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301 770-2937
11815 Seven Locks Road
Potomac, Maryland 20854

CAMPER AGES: Rising first to sixth ; CIT program is come soon (ages 13-15)


CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): We rent from a Christian church, but the program itself has no religious affiliation. Campers do not participate in religious ceremonies or discussion

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: There is access to students in wheel chairs. The director also has a Masters in Special Education. We can help those with physical limitations and they will be able to go outside with us and to participate in the arts program. We can also help students with learning disabilities. We do not, however, have a program targeting the needs of such campers. Anyone with special needs must be capable of a mainstreamed experience. Address you particular concerns when calling the camp to enroll.

Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, Baseball, Soccer, Team Sports, Academics, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are within two blocks of the Montrose exit of 270. We are two blocks from the intersection of Montrose and Seven Locks Road, convenient to Potomac, Bethesda, and Rockville.

CAMP FACILITIES: There is a large room for the activities of each language group. We have kitchen facilities where your child's lunch can be stored and an outdoor field for children to go out to play when the weather permits. We also have WIFI and a projector and large screen at our disposal.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Children become part of a theatre troupe, and are immersed in ESL (English as a Second Language), French, Chinese or Spanish. There is a performance at the end of each two-week session. Daily activities include: sports, theatre and music games, crafts and practice for a performance.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: CIT is for young teens who already can speak fluently or who are almost fluent in the target language. They pay as campers and will be helped to refine their language skills and to learn how to work with younger students. They will be assigned specific tasks each day and discuss the day with the counselors daily. At the end of camp, each one who participated successfully will be able to receive a recommendation from the director in the case that they apply to work at another camp. They also may become eligible eventually to be paid assistants in our camp when they are old enough (currently 18).

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Early enrollment receives a 20% discount (February) and a 10% March 1 - 15. No registration fee until March 15th. All campers pay a materials fee of $10.00 a week.

At this time there is no formal scholarship or financial aid program, but if your family has a hardship, contact the director.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): The children will learn their target language, theatre and music through games and exercises daily, and through these experiences, build a show to share with their parents. All activities - music, theatre, crafts, sports, recess, and games - will be used by the staff to lead to an enrichment in the target language. The program attracts both those who are fluent (who concentrate mostly on the arts aspect and the fun and who can become leaders, helping their peers to speak better) and those who are beginners and of various levels of language speaking.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: French, Chinese and Spanish lessons at the same location. See online schedule.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Children focus on the theatre skills; we focus on their language skills. This is a dramatic way to prepare your child for this global economy!

The director, Kaaren Agnez, has a professional theatre background. Counselors are trained in theatre and working with children and speak their target language fluently; most are natives. All speak at a native level: most are native speakers. Your children will learn the best of movement and improvisational theatre techniques, and all that in a way that helps them to speak another language.

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We are looking for native Chinese, Spanish and French speakers to be counselors or assistant counselors. Must have some skills in sports, theatre or arts and/or extensive experience with children or education. We do train all counselors. Full-time summer work is seasonal and during the year we offer part-time work. Counselors start a week before the camp itself: June 6th.

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Camp St. Charles
Newburg, MD

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15375 Stella Maris Drive
Newburg, MD 20645

Year round MAILING address: P.O. Box 99 Issue, MD 20645

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TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Overnight and weekend programs.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian. Established by the Society of the Divine Savior, a Catholic Order. Campers of all faiths are welcome!

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp St. Charles offers a wide range of activities to campers. All of our specialized activities, including horseback riding, swimming lessons, ropes course, canoeing, tubing, stand up paddle boards, riflery and archery are included with your camp tuition. Visit the camp during our spring open house events or try out camp during the spring Parent-Child weekend. More details on our website.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: Please call us if your camper has special needs so that we can determine if our program will be a good fit.

Fine Arts/Crafts, Basketball, Soccer, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Team Sports, Adventure, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located close to Washington DC in Southern Maryland. A beautiful waterfront property.

CAMP FACILITIES: Rustic cabins, swimming pool, water front grounds, sports fields, camp fire area, archery range, bb range, rifle range, basketball court, mess hall, chapel, dock and boats

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our program is an unplugged and back to basics program with a rich, 60+ year history. We help campers to build lasting friendships and memories. Our goals are for campers to make friends, work together and treat each other and God's creation with love and respect.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Leadership Mentor program. 14-15 year old previous campers may continue at Camp St. Charles if accepted into the mentor program. See our website for application and details.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Our campership program helps families to send their children to summer camp. See details online.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): We host a parent-child weekend each May for families who wish to try out summer camp with their child before attending our summer sessions. May 5-7, 2017

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Camp St. Charles hosts a variety of retreat groups through out the year. Closed December and January, we host retreats in the spring and fall. Contact us for more information.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Visit our open house on March 12, April 9 or May 7 for lunch, tours and a ride on the giant swing. No fee for open house. Parent child weekend on May 5-7, 2017 is a great way to try out our summer program as a family. P-C weekend costs $50/person.

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Our summer staff for 2017 will be needed from June 10- August 13, 2017. All of the details and requirements are on our website. We hope to fill all positions by April 1, please apply early. Junior Counselor positions are likely to be filled before April 1.

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WorldView Clubhouse
Clinton, Maryland

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7201 Old Alexandria Ferry Rd Unit 4B, Clinton, MD 20735
Clinton, Maryland 20735

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CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: We believe that a child’s world should be warm, caring, exciting and a safe environment where each child wants to be because they feel important! Our goal is to provide each child with the best possible care, adventurous academic summer, homework completion and personal growth is the first order of business.

Basketball, Swimming, Team Sports, Math, Science, Academics, Adventure, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Located about 20 minutes from DC.

CAMP FACILITIES: Several classrooms suited for our student to teacher ratio.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: We are a Christian based program with daily devotion and weekly bible study. During the school year we offer before and aftercare. Our before and aftercare has multiple clubs free of charge to meet all children’s interest.

Some of our clubs include cheerleading, cooking, STEM, math and reading. We also offer a basketball program where the players participate in different basketball leagues.

Our super summer camp is for ages 3-14, we take daily field trips, daily academics, devotion and much more!All staff is CPR certified.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Training is provided to all staff. All staff also has experience with kids, all are CPR certified as well.


FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): 14 week summer camp program

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Before Care and After Care is offer year round.

14 week summer Camp session

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Camp Pecometh
Centreville, Maryland

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136 Bookers Wharf Rd
Centreville, Maryland 21617

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TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Sunday-Friday overnight, Monday-Friday Day Camp 8 am - 5 pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Boy Campers. All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Christian. United Methodist Church

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Located on the scenic Chester River, Camp Pecometh is a rustic overnight and day camp serving campers aged 5-17. Week-long programs include traditional, aquatic, and specialty activities which provide campers the opportunity to experience their faith in nature! Scholarships available.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: One week during the summer, Pecometh offers a Summer Respite program, a camping experience to campers over 16 who are mentally and/or physically challenged. The camper/counselor ratio is 3:1 to ensure that all campers receive high levels of care and attention. Space is limited; go to for more information.

Musical Theater, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Soccer, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Sailing, Volleyball, Team Sports, Science, Adventure, Travel, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Crabbing, Canoeing, Kayaking, Stand-up Paddleboarding, Archery, Culinary Arts, Nature Study, Waterskiing, Wake Boarding, Tubing, Leadership Training

CAMP LOCATION: Pecometh is located on 275 acres right on the Chester River in Queen Anne's County, Maryland. We're approximately 45 minutes from Baltimore, just north of the Bay Bridge, and about 1 hour from Wilmington, DE.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 4 cabin groups, or "hills," with 4-8 rustic cabins per hill, as well as 3 air-conditioned, dormitory-style buildings. All areas have access to multiple volleyball courts, basketball nets, our outdoor pool, and gaga pit. A modern dining hall and health center, along with rustic trading post, fellowship hall, and outdoor chapel are all located along the Chester River.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp Pecometh is proudly accredited by the American Camp Association (ACA). Established in 1946, we have been providing campers with life-changing, God-inspired experiences for over 70 years. Summer Camp sessions are typically five days in length, beginning on Sunday afternoon and ending after lunch on Fridays. Depending on the program, campers stay in rustic cabins or dorm-style facilities, and are supervised by our trained staff 24 hours a day.

All of our counselors are at least 18 years of age or graduated from high school and have received professional training, including First-Aid & CPR/AED certifications and bullying awareness and prevention training. Our Lifeguards are certified through the American Red Cross. There is a nurse on site at all times and the closest major hospital is less than 15 miles away. Our dining hall serves up tasty, nutritious meals and campers can have all they want, including fruit and salad bar at lunch and dinner.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Pecometh offers a Staff-in-Training leadership program for participants who are completing 10th or 11th grade. This is an intensive 2-week program that includes hands-on leadership training and experience, and earns participants nearly 60 volunteer hours! For more information, go to: Our Camp Website Link:

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Pecometh offers a campership program for families in need of assistance. We also offer a grant program for campers who receive federal assistance. Additionally, if you register and pay in full by Feb 1, there is a 10% discount; by March 1, there is a 5% discount. For more information, go to Our Camp Website Link:

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Pecometh offers two kinds of family programs. Once each summer, Pecometh offers a Single Parent Family Retreat. Pecometh also offers a weekend Friends & Family Camp for campers of any age-- no matter how young or young at heart! More information is available at: Our Camp Website Link:

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Pecometh hosts guest groups doing their own programming as well as camp-run programming throughout the year. Meeting space, outdoor program activities, and a variety of accommodations available for any age group or organization. For more information about hosting your own retreat or joining one of ours, go to: Our Camp Website Link:

To download our brochure, complete with sessions, dates, and fees, go to: Our Camp Website Link:

To find out more about scholarships, grants, friend referrals, and payment options, go to: Our Camp Website Link:

We're hiring enthusiastic, self-motivated staffers who know what servant leadership is all about. We're looking for grit, initiative, and great communication skills. Are you creative, organized, and excited about working with kids?

We want you at Camp Pecometh! Variety of positions available. 9-week contract from early June to early August. Contact megansweeney[AT] or go to Our Camp Website Link: for more information.

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Nature Camps, Inc.
White Hall, Maryland

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4722 Mellow Road
White Hall, Maryland 21161

3721 Houcks Road
Monkton, MD 21111



CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Nature Camps is an unhurried, relaxing, and adventuresome summer camp where children choose their activities and discover the wonders of the natural world.

Family overnights and "concert in the woods" at the end of each session. Teen adventure trips available for ages 13-16 (limited enrollment).

Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Nature Camps Offers Hiking, Swimming, River Wading & Tubing, Natural Crafts & Journaling, & Cooperative Group Games. The Emphasis Is On Outdoor Exploration & Adventure.

CAMP LOCATION: Nature Camps is located on 180 acres of certified woodland preserve along Deer Creek near the Hidden Valley area of Rocks State Park. 40-50 minutes north of Baltimore with van service available.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our beautiful new location includes large wooded areas with hiking trails and private access to the river, a large outdoor pavilion with a brick firepit, a beautiful lodge for shelter on rainy days, a camp office with a quiet medical station, a large swimming pool, volleyball and basketball courts, 2 outdoor amphitheaters, modern bathhouses with showers, a commercial kitchen, and platforms for family camping on overnights.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Nature Camps specializes in environmental education and adventure education, mixed-age learning, and offering children the delight of picking activities of their choice each day. All activities take place in the attentive and engaging care of counselors trained in Nature Camps’ values and approach to educating children and youth.

At Nature Camps, nature provides the setting and the inspiration for experiences that are fun, adventuresome, and nurture a sense of wonder.

We strive to: inspire joy in the learning process, prepare children to make choices and be responsible for their own learning, help them become expert observers and askers of good questions, encourage children to relate to one another in peace and cooperation, taking pleasure in each other's company.

Nature Camps has been providing an enriching, vibrant summer camp experience for children, youth, and their families for over 45 years.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Family overnights are held on the last Thursday of each session.

OTHER CAMP INFO: All counselors are certified lifeguards with CPR for the Professional Rescuer and Basic First Aid. Teen adventure leaders are also certified in Wilderness First Aid (WFA) or as Wilderness First Responders (WFR). Counselors receive additional training in Canoe Paddling and Rescue Techniques, Natural Crafts, and Outdoor Initiatives. All staff members have passed criminal background checks.

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Nature Camps offers four, 2 week sessions.

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Seeking dynamic and compassionate outdoor educators for Summer 2022. Available positions: day camp and teen adventure counselors, medical coordinator, and counselor interns

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Circle D Farm Summer Day Camp
Woodbine, Maryland

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15535 Carrs Mill Road
Woodbine, Maryland 21797



CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Circle D Farm Summer Day Camp is celebrating our 39th year! Camper activities include swimming twice a day, horses, arts and crafts, nature walks, mini golf, general sports, weekly contests, family cookouts, and so much more! Bus transportation included in the tuition.

Fine Arts/Crafts, Basketball, Football, Baseball, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Volleyball, Team Sports, Wilderness/Nature, and more. General Sports, Swimming (not Swim Lessons), Horses (glorified Pony Rides), Arts & Crafts, Nature Walks, Family Cookouts, Mini Golf, & Much, Much More.

CAMP LOCATION: 150 acre farm in Howard County Maryland. Conveniently located to Columbia, Ellicott City, Mt. Airy, and Sykesville. Bus Transportation included in the tuition.

CAMP FACILITIES: Boys and girls ages 6 -12, general day camp. Swimming, horses, arts and crafts, general sports, mini golf, nature walks, family cookouts, and much, much more.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Family owned and operated. Our 39th year as a day camp. All of the counselors are college age staff, who have completed a back ground check and orientation (which includes First Aid, CPR, AED training.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Weekly we offer a family cookout where parents, siblings, grandparents, anyone from the family can join us for lunch! Circle D Farm prepares hamburgers and hotdogs for everyone.

June 19 - August 4, 2017. Weekly sessions available. No camp July 4th.

We are happy to accept job applications. Prospective Counselors should contact us at info[AT]

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Bras1sports Speed and Agility Training
Ellicott City, Maryland

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Howard High School Track
8700 Old Annapolis Rd
Ellicott City, Maryland 21043

CAMPER AGES: 10 and up

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. By Scheduled Appointments

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Bras1sports specializes in working privately with talented young athletes transitioning from their current level of sports competition to the next level.

Dance, Basketball, Football, Baseball, Cheerleading, Weightloss, Soccer, Golf, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Tennis, Waterfront/Aquatics, Sailing, Volleyball, Wrestling, Team Sports, and more. Speed & Agility Training For Athletes

Bras1sports Speed and Agility Training is a Top Family Summer Camp located in Ellicott City Maryland offering many fun and educational Family and other activities, including: Baseball, Soccer, Tennis and more. Bras1sports Speed and Agility Training is a top Family Camp for ages: 10 and up.

CAMP LOCATION: Bras1sports Speed and Agility Training is conducted privately in locations in Towson, Elliott City and Columbia MD areas.

Other Location: Loch Raven High School
1212 Cowpens Ave, Towson MD 21286

CAMP FACILITIES: All training is done outside on the Track and/or Field.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Bras1sports specializes in working privately with talented young athletes transitioning from their current level of sports competition to the next level.

Bras1sports is the only choice if your Young Athlete ...

1. Has an important “Try out” or “Recruiting Showcase” coming up and needs to work on improving their sprint time.

2. Is moving to a higher level of competition in their sport and needs to improve their speed to be more competitive.

3. Has a real opportunity to break into the starting lineup but needs to show measurable progress in their speed and agility.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Private Speed Training, Agility Training, and Cardiovascular Conditioning for young athletes ages 10 and up


Each session is a 1 hour, one or two days a week, sessions are conducted over a continuous 4 to 8 week period. This course designed to help athletes learn proper running mechanics. We use speed drills with particular emphasis on acceleration, coordination, balance development, body control, and first step quickness to reinforce the techniques learned. Each session breaks down a certain component that is necessary to build understanding of proper running mechanics.

Agility Training

Each session is a 1 hour, one or two days a week, sessions are conducted over a continuous 4 to 8 week period. Athletes learn proper agility basics. An emphasis is placed on lateral speed and multi-directional movement techniques that support actual sports movement patterns. These techniques are reinforced through agility drills run at full speed.

Bras1sports trains during the Spring, Summer and Fall. All training done outside on the Track and/or Field.

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Eastport Yacht Club Boating Programs
Annapolis, Maryland

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317 First Street
Annapolis, Maryland 21403

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CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Eastport Yacht Club offers Learn to Sail youth summer programs that offers sailing/powerboating/STEM curriculum for all skill and age levels. Programs focus on boating safety and learning with an emphasis on FUN. Our US Sailing certified program uses fleets of Optis, Sunfish, RS Fevas, J22s, kayaks, paddleboards, and Whalers to keep your kids safe, wet, and have fun on the water! Camp Dates: June 15-Aug 7. Half day/full day options available. Ages 5 years-12th grade. Annapolis, 410-267-9549,

Sailing, Team Sports, Science, Adventure, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located in Annapolis, MD the sailing capitol of the east coast.

CAMP FACILITIES: We are located at Eastport Yacht Club, not your traditional blue blazer club. EYC is built on activity, on the water and ashore. Members are involved in diverse range of boating activities, supported by social events and strong camaraderie. Our Clubhouse offers a million-dollar view: the historic Annapolis skyline, Severn River, Naval Academy, Bay Bridge, Eastern Shore, and of course the Chesapeake Bay. The EYC calendar is full of social activities and worthwhile, high visibility events. It's mission statement includes support responsibility to youth development.

The clubhouse includes marina, showers, bar, restaurant and banquet facilities.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: EYC is a Learn-to-Sail program which promotes lifelong friendships & boaters who appreciate the sport and the environment! Our program builds confidence, solid foundation skills, environmental awareness and includes STEM/environmental education, with progressive, engaging, fun curriculum.

We teach progressive skill levels from beginner to advanced in each fleet (ages 6-15), Jr. Big Boat, Bay Cruiser'/Adventure sailing, paddling, and power-boating sessions. EYC’s fleet includes Blue Dragon prams, Sunfish, RS Fevas (with asymmetrical spinnaker), Mistral Wind Gliders, J22 keelboats (+J70s, J80s, J30s) kayaks, paddleboards; Boston Whalers and RHB Zodiac powerboats. EYC runs a 9 week summer program, fall/spring after school, powerboat, adult, J22 team/match race team, and member access program.

Our instructors are US Sailing certified instructors and our program is National On-Water standards certified.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: We are currently developing a Leadership training program for our instructors.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: The Eastport Yacht Club Foundation has scholarships available.
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FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Learn to Sail as a Family!
Kids don't need to be the only ones having all the fun! This summer we are offering sessions to take lessons with your child and/or with other parents while your children are in another class. This option is offered to parents/grandparents/aunts/uncles with children age 8 and up. The program will be a Learn-to-Sail curriculum that teaches student the basics of boat handling, seamanship, safety, and teamwork. The curriculum will develop competence and confidence in our sailors in a safe and fun learning environment. The courses will mainly use our J22 keelboat fleet with options to try other boats (ability & size appropriate), and fleet of kayaks and paddleboards.

Children must be 8 yrs old and of course no age limit for 'Big Kids'. NOTE: 'Big Kids' need to register as well as child.
Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis with limited class sizes.

EYC members can continue to practice boating skills and fun with affordable and convenient way to get out on the water using our fleet of paddleboards, sailing dinghies, and keelboats through our Member Watercraft Access Program (WAP).
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YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: We also host Spring and Fall sailing Programs.
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8 week summer program from June 15-Aug 7, 2020
Full and half-day options available.

We utilize US Sailing certified instructors, but also 'grow' our instructors from our students. There are Instructor in Training positions available for 15-16 yr olds. Send resume and references to waterfront[AT]

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IT Girl Summer Series
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South Carolina
New York
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P.O. Box 1786
Summerville, SC 29483


TYPE OF CAMP: Online. Weekends

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: The ‘IT Girl’ Summer Series is a four week digital and hands on exposure learning camp for girls ages 8-16 to learn in-demand technology concepts. Additionally, our workshops and programs focus on discovering, pursuing, and succeeding in technology through the exposure of technical concepts. Students do not need to have any prior technical experience, and all materials will be provided. We ask all students at least have a strong desire to learn more about technology.

Computers, Technology, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Virtual, Online

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