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Agnes Irwin , Summer Session at
An academic, athletic and enrichment program for boys and girls ages 4-18 that offers courses featuring creative writing, pottery, fashion design, animation, film/TV acting, baking and much more! Eight courses for high school credit. Again this year: Camp Little Owl and The Real Deal, a girls' leadership academy. Flexible schedules. June 10 through July 26. For more information, visit www.agnesirwin.org/summersession or email summer@agnesirwin.org .
 
Appel Farm Arts Camp
“Appel Farm was the most incredible and life-changing summer of my life.” ~ Levee, former camper
Appel Farm Arts Camp is a place where young artists, ages 7-17, develop confidence and skills, make new friends and interact creatively with artist-educators from around the world. Our inclusive and nurturing community, with no auditions or competition, allows your child to thrive!
Programs in music, theater, dance, visual arts, photography, video, recording arts, creative writing, sports and swim, along with traditional camp activities like campfires, dances and carnivals, off-camp trips to the beach and professional arts venues and more all make for an unforgettable summer. Your child will be comfortable living away from home with healthy food choices from our organic garden and modern bunk housing.
1, 2, 4, 6 or 8-week overnight sessions give your family flexibility when planning your summer. Appel Farm Arts Camp is located in southern New Jersey, only 45 minutes from Philadelphia and Wilmington, and 2.5 hours from New York City.
Appel Farm Arts Camp
457 Shirley Road, PO Box 888
Elmer, NJ 08318
(800) 394-8478
www.appelfarmartscamp.org
 
Art Camp on the Mainline at RED FOX STUDIO
Red Fox Studio is a children's art program that is dedicated to fostering the young artist. Through a hand-on approach and study of various artists and movements young artists are inspired to learn from the past to create in the present, and inspire the future. We focus on fundamentals and fun.
A description of each session can be found in more depth on our website at www.artcamponthemainline.com In order to register you must first confirm that space is available by emailing our owner/director at director@redfoxstudio.co (not com) Hope you can join us for an amazing summer!
 
Art Camps by Young Rembrandts at The Center on Central
There are 4 weekly sessions for ages 6-12. Morning, afternoon, full day and extended day options are available.
Themes change weekly and lessons change daily. Morning and afternoon sessions are different from each other. Elementary schoolers will enjoy themes such as African Safari, The Zoo and the Horse Farm, Castles, Pirates, Transportation and Vehicles, Outer Space, Basic Cartooning and Superheroes and Monsters. Pre-schoolers will enjoy themes such as Down on the Farm, Teddy Bears, Animal Stories and Under the Sea.
For more information and to register, please go to www.thecenteroncentral.com/ucoming-events/ or
call Katie Opher at 610-710-1487.
The Center on Central,
24 W. Central Ave., Paoli, PA 19301.
Mailing address is P.O. Box 1293, Southeastern, PA 19399
 
Bach to Rock
B2R's unique approach means students with NO previous musical training can be rocking out or singing in a group at camp. Rock Band and Glee Club are coordinated by age (7 or older), grade and musical interests & ability.
For younger kids, we offer a Rock City World Tour (4 - 6) that introduces diverse instruments like the African Hand-Drums and Australian Didgeridoos for kids to explore. Young kids will love spending time in this global musical vacation.
There's also a Recording Arts camp (10 or older) where students can work ‘hands on' in a small class on Pro Tools and our Studio Live digital mixer to learn studio recording.
Half day camps are 9 am - 1 pm or 1 pm - 5 pm. Full day camps are 9 am - 5 pm. Rock City is 9 am - noon. www.wayne.b2rmusic.com/camps
226 Sugartown Road, Wayne PA 19087 – Devon Square Shopping Center, Rt. 30 610-989-7625 (ROCK)
 
Camp UMLY 
Ages 4 to 12 years, June 16 - August 8 
Let your children experience the arts at the Upper Main Line YMCA this summer. From visual arts, like painting and clay to the performing arts, like dancing and theatre, we have something to light every camper's creative fires. 
For more information, contact Karen Murphy, 610-647-9622, ext. 2500 or karen.murphy@umly.org 
Learn more at   www.umly.org/camp 
•  Lil' Creative Explorers 4 to 7 years 
•  Creative Explorers 7 to 12 years 
•  Art and Clay Discovery 7 to 12 years 
•  Lil' & Jr. Chefs 4 to 12 years 
 
CLAY STUDIO, THE
Clay Camps are perfect for the budding artist looking for a fun and unique summer experience. Our artist instructors offer patient encouragement as they guide half- and full-day campers through clay projects that help them to learn basic ceramic techniques and grow artistically, all while creating lasting works of art.
139 N. 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
215 925 3453
www.theclaystudio.org
 
COLLAGE is a professionally guided, activity-based therapy program for people seeking a place to learn and practice social skills in an emotionally safe environment. Occupational therapists lead activities, helping participants develop communication and cooperation skills and learn how to be empathetic and to compromise.
For more information, call 610-325-2906 or email collageotp@aol.com
 
Color Me Mine
Let your child explore their creative side this summer. We have an assortment of half day camps perfect for children 6-12 and NEW this year....Tweens workshops perfect for children from 9-12. Each week will have a different theme and the projects will include clay, pottery as well as other craft projects. Our experienced instructors will teach the children new painting techniques and will encourage them to explore their creativity.
109 W. Lancaster Ave.
Wayne, PA 19087
610.687.9777
www.wayne.colormemine.com
 
Continuing Studies in Design at Harcum College Summer 2014 Harness your natural talents while developing real-world industry skills this summer with a design course at Harcum College. Our Continuing Studies in Design program offers classes for personal enrichment and professional development for students of all levels and abilities in three areas: Digital Design, Fashion Design, and Residential Design. Courses are open to high school students to satisfy their curiosity about art and design, nurture existing talents, or build a portfolio for college. Join us this summer at our Bryn Mawr campus, learning from professionals in the field.
Digital Design - explore the dynamic graphic design tools of Adobe Creative Suite's Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign programs.
Fashion Design - Students will learn the techniques to realize and communicate their own unique vision by building the skills necessary to create and construct individual design garments.
Residential Design - Students develop the skill set and critical thinking needed to design living spaces that enhance people's lives. Please call 610-526-6087 for questions and to be added to our mailing or e-mail list -- and receive upcoming program information. More information can be found at www.harcum.edu/csdesign .
 

Country Day School of the Sacred Heart, Build Your Summer Fun
Choose from over 40 academic, athletic and enrichment programs for boys and girls ages 6-12, weekly from June 9- July 18 at our Bryn Mawr Campus. For Upper School students we offer a 6- week Math SAT Prep Class from 9 AM-10:30 AM. Younger campers, Pre-K & K we offer Creative Little Hearts performing arts camp. Campers will explore science, technology, basketball, website building & coding, yoga, jewelry design, cake decorating, baking classes and much more! Flexible schedules. For more information, visit www.cdssh.org or email bmoore@cdssh.org (Betsy Moore).
610-527-3915 x 223
480 S. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Bryn Mawr PA 19010

 
Half-Day Ice Skating Camp
Keep COOL this summer at our mini camp. Off the Ice, enjoy arts and crafts, games and an exercise class. On the ice, learn to ice skate or improve on the skills you already have. Contact Philadelphia Skating Club and Humane Society for camp registration form. Pre registration is required. Call the Club Office at 610-642-8700 or email pschs@pschs.org
Ages: 5-12
Location: PSCHS, 220 Holland Ave. Ardmore
Dates: June 16- July 31
Days: Monday-Thursday
Times: 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Fees: Residents/$180 per week
 
Handwork Studio, The
In this award-winning kids' needle arts and fashion camp, kids ages 3-16 will select one of our specialized camp programs:
Fiber Crafts (Ages 3-5) - We've designed this fiber crafts camp to combine just the right amount of crafting, storytelling, music, fiber play, rest and of course love, to create an enchanting environment of creativity and fun.
Handwork Day Camp (Ages 5-12) - Imagine your child spending her day in the care of warm and loving counselors, knitting, crocheting, hand and machine sewing the day away, making the most adorable creations.
Fashion & Machine Sewing Camp (Ages 10-15) - Whether you have a budding fashionista with her own sense of style and design or a crafty kid who craves making a one-of-a-king panda unicorn, then our camp maybe just the thing. We have developed our fashion and sewing camp with your pre-teen in mind where they have control over all their decisions: patterns, fabric and design.
Fabric Design (ages 10-15) Learn different techniques to create fabric and then sew your one of a kind unique fabric into a unique creation.
Fashion Bootcamp (Ages 12-16)- Taught by Project Runway's All-Star, April Johnston, aspiring designers will immerse themselves in the fashion world by learning how to execute a collection. From sketching and draping to sewing and modeling, watch your fashion dreams come to life! Field trips to NYC,
The result: Making really cool projects with new friends while having Fun! Fun! Fun! Go to our website to check out our 30 locations.
35 N. Narberth Ave., Narberth
610-660-9600
www.thehandworkstudio.com
 
iD Tech Camps & iD Tech Academies
Develop a mobile app, learn to code in C++/Java/iOS, create a video game, mod in Minecraft, or make a movie. Imaginations soar as ages 7-17 transform interests into projects of their own. Beginner to advanced students collaborate with friends and develop problem-solving and technical skills, gaining confidence and a competitive advantage. Weeklong, day and overnight STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) summer programs held at 80 prestigious universities nationwide including UPenn, Villanova, Princeton, Stanford, and others. Fun, project-based learning in small classes (8:1 student to instructor ratios, guaranteed) led by tech-savvy staff. Accredited Continuing Education Units available. Also, 2-week, pre-college, teen-only iD Tech Academies for ages 13-18: iD Programming Academy, iD Game Design & Development Academy (held at Villanova), and iD Film Academy. Visit iDTech.com for more information and to register online. Or call 1-888-709-TECH (8324) to speak to a Program Advisor who can recommend a customized summer schedule to develop a student's interests.
 
Julian Krinsky Camps & Programs
For 30 years, Julian Krinsky Camps & Programs has been dedicated to providing stimulating and enriching experiences for children and teens through diverse, innovative programs in tennis, golf, enrichment, business, internships, cooking, the arts, and Canyon Ranch for Teens. 
Bryn Mawr, PA U.S.A.
800-TRY-JKCP
www.jkcp.com
 
Justin Lavner Culinary Camp
Campers at the Culinary Camp will learn about the importance of kitchen and food safety, ingredients, home-made recipes, healthy eating and teamwork, all while having a blast! Our mission is to provide a completely hands-on learning experience in a safe and child-friendly environment. LCP chefs are excellent cooks and bakers, and are experienced in a diverse background of culinary dishes.
Throughout the day, campers will enjoy both group and individual lessons with the chefs, combining cooking and baking techniques while learning how to navigate through the kitchen. The variety of dishes and desserts learned throughout the week will be international and domestic. Culinary Camp is a fantastic way to meet other children with similar interests all while learning life-long skills and having fun. The best part of each day, of course, is eating the tasty food and desserts, and bringing them home for Mom and Dad to enjoy as well! Ages 6 to 16
www.lavnercampsandprograms.com
 
Kitchen Wizards
For over a decade, Kathy's Just Desserts has offered quality culinary enrichment programs for kids and for adults. Now, as Kitchen Wizards , we continue to help kids of all ages to discover the magic of cooking, one bite at a time , through our cooking camps, candy birthday parties, scout workshops, Ladies' Night Out events, and more. Visit our site for scheduled programs or book your own event. We also sell made-from-scratch cookie trays, breakfast pastry trays, and special occasion/wedding cakes!
610 348-5284
kw@kathysjustdesserts.com
www.kathysjustdesserts.com
 
Main Line Art Center Summer Art Camp & Pre-Teen Studios
ARTifacts 2014 | June 16-August 29

Calling all Art Archeologists and Anthropologists! It's time to unearth your inner artist and explore ARTifacts of the past and present while creating masterpieces you'll treasure forever. Summer Art Camp: ARTifacts takes place the newly renovated and expanded Main Line Art Center, and runs in 11 one-week sessions (new themes each week!) from June 16-August 29 in half days for ages 4-5 (morning only) and full days and half days (morning or afternoon) for ages 6-13. Young artists work alongside professional Teaching Artists in real art studios to learn the fundamentals of painting, drawing, ceramics, printmaking, fiber arts, jewelry and metals through imaginative projects inspired by civilizations from around the world. Each Friday we welcome a Visiting Artist and conclude the day with a gallery exhibition for friends and family. Before care, after care and lunch care are available. Pre-Teens (ages 11-13) have their own special program where they can choose to focus on a single medium like digital photography, ceramics and sculpture, and more. Discounts for multiple sessions and siblings, and scholarships are available. Learn more on our website, or call us today for a brochure.
610.525.0272
www.mainlineart.org
 
Merion Mercy Academy Summer Programs – A Bright Spot in Your Summer!
We are excited to announce our expanded Academic, Enrichment, and Sports programs for boys and girls entering grades 6 through 12. Join us for an exciting class in Digital Photography or Science Forensics. Put yourself into the spotlight at Merion Mercy Music Theater's Summer Workshop where you will spend the week learning basic acting techniques, singing, dancing, set and costume design, and behind the scenes technical work. Visit our website to learn more about these and all our exciting summer programs. Online registration is available. www.merion-mercy.com/summerprograms
For more information, contact Barbara Harrison, Director of Summer Programs – 610-664-6655 Ext. 120
bharrison@merion-mercy.com
 
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Summer Fundamentals
Art Camp
Popular art camps offer enriching, creative experiences in the Pennsylvania Academys galleries & studios & around town. A variety of weeklong sessions are available for all levels of young artists, 6-15 years.
Broad and Cherry Sts., Phila.
215-972-2061       
www.pafa.org
 
Summer @ Episcopal
A personal and educational enrichment program for boys and girls entering Kindergarten through 12th grade featuring arts, sciences, technology, and athletics as well as academic courses for credit. With over 125 courses ranging from Physics to Jewelry Making, flexible scheduling, and early drop-off and late-pick up, Summer @ Episcopal is the perfect choice for active kids and busy families. For more information, visit
www.episcopalacademy.org/about/summer-programs
 
Summer Friends Camps @ Media-Providence Friends School
World Explorers
provides children aged 3 to 9 with an opportunity to learn about two regions of the world, encountering their art, music, dance, food , history, peoples, geography, language and ecosystems, all while enjoying the freedom of summer in a safe, relaxed and accepting environment. Each week includes instructional and recreational swimming, hands-on programming at our organic CSA partner farm, field trips and visiting artists.
Summer Synergy immerses students in 5 th - 8 th grade in summer boredom-busting creative “fun-tensives” including Rock Band Studio, Creating with Clay, Got Robots?, and EnviroQuest. Summer Friends is conveniently located at 125 West Third Street in downtown Media , PA. For more information and to register,
visit www.mpfs.org/school-life/summer-camps
 
Wayne Art Center Summer Art Camp 2014
413 Maplewood Ave.
Wayne, PA 19087
Phone: 610-688-3553 ext. 208
Website: www.wayneart.org
E-mail: Carolyn@wayneart.org
Join The Wayne Art Center this summer on an exciting ‘around the world' arts adventure with “A Passport to Art!” Each week campers will travel to a new & different area of the world, and be inspired by the art & artists native to the region. Twelve one-week sessions will be offered June 2nd – August 22nd (There will be no classes July 4th, in observance of the Independence Day Holiday). Projects change weekly and will be based on a unique theme, with no repetition. Over 150 classes will be offered for children ages 3-15 across a range of art media, including: general art, drawing & painting, fashion design, cartooning, jewelry, culinary arts, ceramics, printmaking, photography, drama…and more! Full-day & half-day programs are available, with discounts for both early registration & full-day registrants.
 
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