COVID-19 UPDATE:  Please check with individual camps for information on any potential changes due to the corona virus.


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*CAMP ALDERSGATE: 401-568-4350,, 1043 Snake Hill Rd., North Scituate. Camp Aldersgate offers a wide variety of fun spiritual camps for children and youth from all backgrounds. Day and overnight camp programs include horse camps, arts, music and dance, adventure and many others. Ages: Overnight camp for ages 7-18; Day camp for ages 6-12. Dates/Times: One week sessions for both residential and day camp. See our website for dates and rates!


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*AQUIDNECK ISLAND DAY CAMP:  864-3183, Glen Park, Portsmouth.


Fun, Friends & Adventure! Our campers spend rich days filled with the exciting summer fun that Aquidneck Island has to offer. Campers get to pick their fun by choosing from our menu of activities, which include: sailing, the beach, hiking, field trips, POW Science, art, and more! Plus, to prevent the “summer slide” we integrate academic learning into each day and make learning fun and rewarding for campers.   Ages: 5 – 13

Dates/Times:  July 5th – August 27th - campers can register for a single week or full summer term, 8:30am – 4:00pm. Extended day 8:00am - 5:00pm.

Artists Exchange, art, theater, ceramics, painting, creative

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*ARTISTS' EXCHANGE SUMMER CAMPS: 401-490-9475,, 50 Rolfe Square, Cranston.

Artists' Exchange offers safe, socially distanced, pod style camps for the creative child. Art, Theater, Animation, Ceramics and Rock 'N' Roll camps are taught in our professional studios and black box theater. Tried and true campers return year after year for awesome experiences. Our friendly staff of artist educators create a welcoming environment so each child is able to fully engage, build confidence, be creative and learn. Campers age 5 to age 14 can choose from a variety of 37 camps starting June 28 through August 27. Camp days run Monday through Friday, 9am-3pm with before and after-care available. Artists' Exchange is a 501(c)3 non-profit arts collaborative proudly owned and operated by Gateways to Change, Inc. Ages: 5 to 14. Most of our camps require no previous experience. Check website descriptions for age requirements, as they differ from camp to camp.  Dates/Times: Artists' Exchange's 2021 Summer Camps will run June 28th through August 27th. Camps run from 9am to 3pm with before and after care available.  Cost: Camps start at $285.00 and run up to $570.00 for 2 week camps. Visit our website for full descriptions, pricing and to find out how to receive up to 20% in discounts! 

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*AUDUBON SUMMER CAMP - 401-949-5454, x3014,,  Nature-based camps held at our Nature Center & Aquarium 1401 Hope St., Bristol, RI and our Caratunk Wildlife Refuge 301 Brown Ave., Seekonk, MA. Nature discovery, science, hikes, habitat explorations, live animals, games, crafts and lots of outdoor FUN! 

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*BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF NEWPORT COUNTY: 401-847-6927, 95 Church Street, Newport RI.  

Currently offering 3 different summer camps, located at the Central Clubhouse in Newport RI and at Camp Grosvenor located along the Pettaquamscutt River in Saunderstown. These camps offer an exciting array of activities from assisting with reading retention to high/low ropes course, climbing wall, swimming, arts & crafts, archery, field games, water trampoline, dance, etc. The BGC camps offer programs to kids ages 5-14 and is open five days a week from 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. with extended care hours available to accommodate working parents. Breakfast and lunch are available to all income eligible children at no additional cost and transportation is provided from several pick-up & drop-off locations throughout Newport County.  Dates: Camp Grosvenor runs from June 28th through August 20th for the 2021 camp season (closed July 3rd and August 13th).

Brown University pre-college programs, academics, travel, credits, high school
Brown University summer sports camps, hockey, larosse, rugby, baseball, basketball, tennis, volleyball, water polo, wrestling, ice hockey



At Brown Pre-College, talented students from around the country and the globe engage in rigorous academics, experience the challenges and opportunities of college life and meet peers who share their intellectual curiosity. With more than 300 courses, Brown Pre-College offers an array of subjects to choose from, and sessions range from 1 to 7 weeks in length with the option to study on campus, online or off-campus. Programs are designed for students in grades 8-12; university credit courses are also available for rising or recently graduated high school seniors. Off-campus programs include Rhode Island, Alaska, Florida, Washington, D.C. and Spain.



Offering over 50 summer sports camps for all ages and skill levels, Brown University Sports Camps provide an exceptional summer experience for campers seeking athletic enrichment and growth. Led by Brown's varsity coaches, their staff and current Brown student-athletes, OVERNIGHT & DAY CAMP OPTIONS include: Baseball • Basketball • Field Hockey • Football • Ice Hockey • Lacrosse • Rowing • Rugby • Soccer • Softball • Squash • Tennis • Volleyball • Water Polo • Wrestling. Sponsored by the Brown University Department of Athletics and Brown University Pre-College Programs.

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*CANONICUS CAMP: 294-6318, 54 Exeter Rd., Exeter, RI.

At Canonicus, campers ages 5-18* can enjoy exciting outdoor adventures, acting in a play, discovering their artistic or culinary talents, leadership training (for older campers) as well as daily bible studies. Day and Resident Camps available.  Dates: Weekly themed camps June 27 - August 20.  *Limited availability due to State Covid restrictions.  Visit our website for more details and registration information.

Casey Farm Summer Camps, animals, gardening


*CASEY FARM SUMMER CAMP: 2325 Boston Neck Road, Saunderstown.

Historic New England's Casey Farm offers a variety of one-day, three-day, or one-week camp experiences for ages 3 to 13. Campers engage in outdoor fun, interact with farm animals, pick fresh vegetables snacks, play games, make crafts, listen to stories, and participate in farm activities. Each program is run by friendly, knowledgeable staff in a small group setting. Visit for more information.


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*THE CHILDREN'S WORKSHOP:  The Children’s Workshop (TCW) is a nonprofit organization that has provided high-quality care and early childhood education to children throughout RI for over 30 years. TCW built their curriculum upon a research-based practice that children learn best through play and thrive when given the opportunity to pursue their passions. They believe fun, laughter and love are the essentials of being a lifelong learner – and of course, FUN is emphasized in their summer camp curriculum!

Along with making memories with friends, Camp TCW helps to foster your child’s ability to define their sense of self, refine their communication skills, become more independent and yet also find acceptance within a peer group. Now enrolling summer camp (ages 6 weeks – 12 years) in Central Falls (401-727-4474)Pawtucket (401-728-3050), Providence (401- 383-9958), Rumford (401-434-1118) and Warren (401-247-2503).  Don't wait to make your child's summer great - call today to reserve a spot!

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*CMC CHESS CAMP: 401-598-7984,

CMC chess camp will teach your child more than chess. At CMC camp your child will: Increase logic and reasoning skills, improve decision-making skills, develop problem-solving techniques, increase self-confidence, develop analytical thinking skills, improve organizational habits and increase patience and persistence. 

Community Boating, sailing, providence, environment, SUP, paddling

*COMMUNITY BOATING CENTER: 401-454-SAIL (7245), 109 India St., Providence, RI,

NEW!One-week, sailing/paddling EcoAdventure summer camps offer long-distance picnic cruises, fun on-the-water games and hands-on environmental lessons. Two-week Sailing Camps use kid-sized boats, fun games, and lots of encouragement in hands-on sailing. After-school, adult classes, sailing parties, facility rentals also available. Age/Restrictions: Age 7-16, no previous experience required. 


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Creative Commerce Center, 881 Main St Pawtucket RI 02860. and  EMP Camp is a science oriented summer program that includes talks on electromagnetism, gravitation, wave motion, and Newton's laws of motion, as well as hands on experience with vintage pinball and arcade machines.  Cost: $200 per week for a 15 hour program.  Dates: July 12-16, July 19 - 23, July 26 - 30, Aug 2 - 6, Aug 9 - 13, Aug 16 - 20.  Morning sessions: 10 am to 12 pm ages 10 to 12; Afternoon sessions:  1pm to 4pm ages 13 to 15  Curators:  Joe Paquin physics teacher, Emily Rose electronic engineer, Michael Pare sociologist

Ask us about birthday Parties too! 

Fashionworks, fashion, design, designers, clothing, sewing, creative, design


*FASHION DESIGN SUMMER CAMP: 401-461-1962 or  

We're going to go VIRTUAL!  Young designers ages 11 - 19 learn professional standards in fashion design at this fun and educational course.  As always, no experience is necessary, just a love for fashion and the desire to learn!

The workshop will cover the essentials of fashion including design vocabulary, sketching fashion figures, using markers and understanding how to use colors and fabric to develop an illustrated men's or women's fashion collection.  Elana will work individually with the up and coming designers to clearly develop their skills and showcase their personal style.  

Date:  One week only: August 3-7, Monday – Friday, 10AM to 3PM.  Cost: $350.  What you will need:  computer with internet access; tracing paper; pencil; erasers; scissors; scanner and printer.  Here's how it will workI will send you a fabulous kit, with everything you need to take the class including magazines, fabric, yarn for color story, markers, etc. 
This will be an exercise in designing and being creative within boundaries. This is exactly how it works in the fashion industry - often the fashion merchandiser will give you the parameters and you must design within those boundaries. 

**Please choose your design kit from the photos and include the title in your order, under 'notes': Just state 'Black/Grey' or 'Citrus', etc.  I will have only one kit per theme, so first come first serve.**   We will meet every day, from 10-3, and work together on the projects.  On completion of the course, you will have a professional quality project worthy of any fashion brand! 

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Jump in and make a SPLASH this summer with all the summer courses Festival Ballet Providence has to offer! Join us at FBP School and immerse in one of our day camps (half days and full) for children ages 5-12. These enriching and engaging experiences are designed to explore movement, music, choreography, set design, costuming, and the great ballets. Each camp will consist of a daily ballet class and then be filled with activities and lessons relevant to the camps theme.  Looking for classes all summer long? We have that too! Spend your summer days at the studio with classes for movers of all ages! We offer Ballet (classes for all levels), 


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Dates: June 14-August 6, 2021, at the Friends Academy Campus on Tucker Rd. in N. Dartmouth. 

The Friends Academy Summer Programs offer a wide variety of camps for children in grades pre K through grade 11. Sports ranging from a fun all-sports camp or single focus soccer, basketball, and others are offered. Summer Friends, one of our most popular camps, which is comprised of small group themed weeks for children entering grades K-3, and Little Friends, an offering for our youngest campers, aged 3-5. Another extremely popular program is Historical Doll camp, where each day focuses on a different time period of American History, with stories, crafts, food, games, and of course your favorite doll 18 from the period. We offer Adventure and Survival Friends for grades 4-7, where students learn and practice various outdoor skills ranging from outdoor cooking, map and compass skills, knots and lashings, canoe and water safety, and generally how they can enjoy, appreciate, and conserve the outdoors. In our expedition program for grades 8-11 we offer two cycling programs. One will take you riding from New Hampshire to Dartmouth, on the other you’ll spend a week exploring the island of  Martha’s Vineyard. Songwriting, drama, arts & crafts, digital photography, jewelry making, pottery, and building cardboard canoes are only some of our creative camps. Everything is rounded out by our array of academic programs. These include a six week Orton Gillingham program, a six week “Summer Math and Writing Maintenance Course” and various other academic camps including Hands on Math, a Creative Writing Workshop, and even a fun physics camp. Please note that MA State Covid Safety protocols will be followed. Contact: For more information about any of our programs, please go to our website at, or contact Charley Pelissier at 508-999-1356, or

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*GAMM THEATRE SUMMER CAMPS: 1245 Jefferson Blvd. / Warwick, RI, 02886 / 401-723-4266 /

A variety of theatre classes for all school-aged youth and teens! Throughout these in-person theater intensives, students will participate in acting classes led by professional theater artists and create lasting connections with fellow campers through engaging acting and theatre activities. Sign up for week-long camps or spend your entire summer with us! Cost: $250+ per week, scholarships/financial aid available; Ages: 6-18; Dates: June 28 - August 20;Times: Elementary and Middle School 9am-3pm and High School 10am-2pm. Visit our website for more information:  or contact Kate Hanson, Associate Education Director at 401-723-4266 ext.122 or


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*GIRL SCOUTS OF SOUTHEASTERN NEW ENGLAND: (401) 331-4500 / (800) 331-0149, 500 Greenwich Avenue, Warwick, RI 02886.  GSSNE Summer Day Camp registration is open! Join us for a summer of fun, where you can participate in a variety of traditional and virtual camp programs and challenges; experience camp traditions, and make new friends along the way. Day camp will include activities, games, skill-building, swimming, canoeing and so much more! This year also marks the 100th anniversary of historic Camp Hoffman, so be sure to check out new and exciting events there! For more information and to register online, visit our website at

greenwich bay sailing, boating


A non-profit sailing school for kids aged 7 - 17.  Our mission is to introduce young children to the sport of sailing through an education in marine safety and seamanship while conducting our classes in a nurturing and enthusiastic atmosphere that will foster their passion for sailing and the environment. Students growing up in our program forge life-long friendships with their peers and will reflect back on their years at GBSA with fondness for the time spent here!  Visit our website ( for more information or email us at

Potter league, animals, pets, camp happy trails

*CAMP HAPPY TAILS: at the Potter League for Animals, 87 Oliphant Lane, Middletown, RI   401-846-0592

Camp Happy Tails introduces kids to the wonders and wows of the animal kingdom while learning compassion and respect for the world around them. Our hands-on educational program allows kids to explore behind the scenes at the Potter League and unleashes a love for making a difference in animals' lives. Space is limited. Dates: Weekly sessions: July 6 – August 14.  Grades: 1-4 and 4-7 and varies per week. Cost: Varies Begins at $265 per week, extended day available for an additional cost. Visit to learn more.

*HERRESHOFF SEAMANSHIP PROGRAM: 401-253-5000 1 Burnside St., Bristol. The Herreshoff Marine Museum offers unique and interactive Summer Camp for youth 7-15. There are 9 weekly sessions during the summer starting the week of 6/22/20. The Herreshoff Seamanship Program teaches the art of seamanship and the principles of sailing. Our classes have a recreational sailing focus with an emphasis on the design, beauty and unique features of these classic vessels. Classes are taught on our Herreshoff 12 1/2s – 16 foot antique wooden sloops, Sea Sprite 23s, Hobie Cats and Bic O'pens and a variety of small keel boats on Narragansett Bay. Class sizes are limited and will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. Scholarships and sibling discounts available.

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*IMAGINORIUM WIZARD ACADEMY: 401-742-1963,, VIRTUAL!  Does your child love stories about magic? Want to stay safe this summer and give them a great experience?  For the second year in a row, we will offer our two-week performance-based Summer Wizard Academy in a secure Zoom space, with a full staff of zany costumed, professors, supervised breakout room classes, theme challenges, and the production of a brand-new original play about fighting pirates, inclusivity, and making waves. We'll even mail you supplies for the classes! Dates/Times: July 19-30. Camps run from 10 am to 2 pm.  Cost: $450 for two weeks with discounts and scholarships available.

Jamestown Arts Camp

*JAMESTOWN ARTS CENTER'S SUMMER CAMPS:  401-560-0979,, 18 Valley St., Jamestown.
Get creative in beautiful Jamestown! The JAC offers a variety of award winning, dynamic, creative camps and classes for ages 3 – 15.  Theatre, Ceramics, Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Stone Carving, Printmaking, 3D Printing, Comics, Animation, Digital Photography + more! Featuring Outdoor Arts Camps! Celebrating our 10th anniversary + the Outdoor Arts Experience (OAE)! Some camps include trips to Historic New England's Watson Farm + Rose island. Register online now before camps fill up! Summer camps and classes run from July 6 – August 14. Scholarships available!


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Dates/Times: June 28-August 27, Mon-Fri 9am-4pm; for children ages 4-15. Early arrival and extended day options; half-day options for 3 and 4 year olds. Camp offered in 2-week blocks.  Themes include Become a Ninja, Let's go Camping, Pod Racing Week/Space Week, Israel Week, New England Sports Week, Animal Kingdom Week, Ocean State Week, Olympics, and more.  Daily schedule is filled with activities such as art, sports, cooking, science, nature, dance, travel and more! Lunch and snacks are included as are swim lessons for all campers. Sibling and early bird discounts; payment plan options; counselor-in-training opportunities for teens. Welcoming all faiths and backgrounds.

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*CAMP JORI:  (401) 421-4111x124,,,1065 Wordens Pond Road, Wakefield, RI 02879. Camp JORI is a co-ed Jewish overnight and day camp that provides summer experiences for children in grades K-10. Our comprehensive program of sports, arts, adventure and special activities is enhanced by our Jewish and Israeli culture and our strong sense of "TACEO"- Taking Care of Each Other. Whether your child is a full season camper or is trying camp for the first time, we offer a wide variety of session options. Our Jump Into JORI weekend program is perfect for those who want to get a taste of overnight camp. Summer days here are action-packed and an incredible value!

Kingstons Camp, outdoors, boating, archery, arts

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*KINGSTON'S CAMP ON LARKIN'S POND, 2795 Ministerial Rd., West Kingston, RI 401-783-8620. 

Kingston's Camp is a traditional summer day camp for children ages Kindergarten through 9th grade. Kingston's Camp provides swim lessons, boating, arts, crafts and games in an all outdoor setting. Our elementary program is K-6, and our middle school "Gopher" program is for children entering 7-9th grade. 

Dates/Times: Our elementary program and middle school program is offered in weekly sessions. Both run from 9-3 with extended day options available from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm.  

Visit our website to register and see all the great things we have to offer your child for an engaging summer in the outdoors! 

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*KR BASEBALL ACADEMY:  724-7555., Slater Park Athletic Complex, Newport Ave., Pawtucket. 

Celebrating our 17th annual Baseball Summer Camp!  Camp includes drills on hitting, fielding, pitching, baserunning, sliding, infield and outfield.  Lunch will be provided daily for all campers from 12pm-12:45pm.  Organized games run by our staff from 12:45 pm-2:45 pm. 

Dates/ Times: July 12-16, 8:30am-3:00pm  Ages: 7-12. To register, please call KR Baseball Academy at 401-724-7555.  Space is limited. 

Cost: $350.

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*LINCOLN SCHOOL - Providence:  401-331-9696 ext. 4103, 301 Butler Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, Located off Blackstone Boulevard at the edge of Blackstone Park's 45-acre woodland, Lincoln School is an independent N–12 school. Since 1884, Lincoln’s educational philosophy and practices have incorporated the Quaker values of simplicity, peace, integrity, community, equality, service, and stewardship of the earth. Lincoln partners with the 15-Minute Field Trips, Agawam Hunt, and Warm Winds, in Narragansett, to offer its signature camps and a variety of specialty camps—in Providence, East Providence, and Narragansett—for boys and girls 5 to 16. From Gardens & Greens: Eco Warriors and Girls Learning Workshop to PGA Junior Golf Camp, there is a camp to engage and delight every child this summer at Lincoln. Full and half-day options from June 14 through August 27.


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*LONGPLEX SUMMER SPORT CAMP: (401) 816-6650 - 300 Industrial Way, Tiverton, RI 02878. Longplex offers a week-long multisport camp, all summer, giving children of all skill levels the opportunity to be active and participate in a variety of sports, games, and activities. When you step into our state-of-the-art, climate-controlled facilities and meet our friendly counselors and staff members, you will know that your children are in a fun, safe, and stimulating environment! Dates and Times: June 21-August 20. Time 9-4, early drop off 7:30-8:30 and late pick up 4:30-5:30. There will  also be 3 lunch options available daily for the campers. Please give us a call or visit you register today.

Maccoll YMCA summer camp, outdoor activities, specialty caps

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*MACCOLL YMCA SUMMER DAY CAMP:  Children, age 5 and up, will enjoy outstanding day camps at the MacColl YMCA, just off Route 146 in Lincoln, RI. Youth will have outdoor fun on our 126 beautiful wooded acres while being supervised and instructed by a well-trained staff. All campers experience swimming, arts and crafts, sports, and specialty rotations that include archery, gymnastics, dance, STEM, and nature. New this summer, campers will be part of creating a youth garden and donating produce to the food bank. We will also be doing a summer project in collaboration with the state Fish and Wildlife Aquatic Resource Program exploring the flora and biological life in our streams and pond. The MacColl Y is accredited by the American Camp Association. Dates/Times: Camps run daily June 28 through August 24 from 8am- 5pm.  Cost: $200/week with a full Y membership/$250 for Program Only Members. Financial aid and sibling discounts are available. Visit for more information. 

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*MOSES BROWN SUMMER CAMPS: 250 Lloyd Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, 401-831-7350, Ext. 150 or 295.  Learn more or register online at

For ages 3-17.  RISE Camp is the ultimate choose your own adventure while preschoolers explore different themes like To the Moon and Back or Creepy Crawly Critters. Our  Wise Up! Camps are a chance to get smarter and stronger at the things you love while exploring space and sea, My 1st Lemonade Stand, Chess, or Jr. CEOs.  Our camps are fun filled days of discovery that make the summer fly by.  Sports include field hockey, lacrosse, soccer, squash, and tennis. Early registration, sibling, and multi-week discounts and tuition payment plans.  Early arrival and extended daycare.

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*MOTHER OF HOPE DAY CAMP: 568-3580,,1589 Putnam Pike, Box W. Chepachet..  

Mother of Hope, an agency of the Diocese of Providence, is accredited by the American Camp Association and a member of the RI Association of Camps. Open House & Family Fun Day: Saturday, May 15, 2021 from 11am-3pm. Mother of Hope Camp is a co-educational day camp for children ages 5-12 located on beautiful Echo Lake in Chepachet, RI. Traditional camp includes swimming, canoeing, prayer, archery, team-building challenge course, arts/crafts, hiking, sports, nature & pet education, and children's liturgies. We welcome children of all backgrounds and faiths. Ages: Boys and Girls Ages 5-12. Sessions/Dates: 7 weekly session dates and theme: June 28- July 2 Week 1:Waterpalooza; July 6-9 Week 2: Mystery Mayhem; July 12-16 Week 3: Rockin it!; July 19-23 Week 4:Color Blast; July 26-30  Week 5MOHlympics; August 2-6  Week 6: Water Extravaganza; August 9-13 Week 7: Balderdash

Cost: $200 per child/per weekly session. Sibling discount $190. per child/per weekly session if more than one child from the same family attends the same week; Sibling, Early Bird, and Multi-Week Discounts Available.  BUSING from around the state!  Secure Online Registration at Visit us on Facebook at

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*NEWPORT ART MUSEUM SUMMER CAMPS: 848-8200,, 76 Bellevue Avenue, Newport. RI 02840.

Enrich your child's summer with a weeklong immersion into design and creative play. With special access to Museum exhibitions and collection, field trips to nearby sites, games that spark creativity, and challenging design projects, your child will cultivate new methods of looking at the world and communicating their ideas, all while having fun. DATES/TIMES: July 5 to August 13, Monday through Friday, 9am-2pm. COST: Most camps: nonmembers: $400, Museum members: $350


*NEWPORT COUNTY YMCA SUMMER DAY CAMP: 847-9200,  – In today’s world, we believe it is more important than ever to give our children a safe place to be a kid: where they can create lasting memories, friendships, excitement, and opportunity for growth. That is what Camp Clarke offers at the Newport County YMCA. We offer a wide variety of activities, from sports, to games, arts and crafts, and many other fun activities. With the help of our well-trained staff, it is our goal to find the right fit for your child and give them their BEST SUMMER EVER!  Dates/Times: Camp Clarke runs daily from June 24 through August 30 from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Early arrival/late pickup is available, as is scholarship assistance.

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*NEXT STOP BROADWAY: Call Cynthia Goldsmith at 401-574-3105 or

One-week musical theatre program for children ages 10-17. Week-long performing arts program taught by a staff of Broadway professionals consists of classes, workshops, and rehearsals focused on songs and choreography from two classic Broadway shows. Cast members create their own presentations, culminating in an "Opening Night" performance for family & friends.  

No theatre experience required!  Dates: August 9-13, 2021.

Norman Bird Sanctuary, summer camp, outdoors, nature, hikes, adventure, beach

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*NORMAN BIRD SANCTUARY:  401-846-2577,, 583 Third Beach Rd., Middletown.

Norman Bird Sanctuary offers a variety of summer camp programs for children in Grades Pre-K to 8. All sessions incorporate age-appropriate nature-based activities such as hiking and outdoor exploration, crafts, games, songs, stories, experiments, and more. Programs for older campers incorporate day trips and even a night hike! Visit normanbird to register online. 

Age/Skill Requirements: Programs for Pre-K students begin at age 3.5. All campers must be fully toilet trained and able to communicate verbally in order to attend camp sessions.  Sessions/Dates: 8 Sessions, Monday- Friday  (for most camp 

programs) Cost: Program fees vary depending on length; Limited full and partial scholarships available.  

OceanStateKidz, camp, cranston, swimming, art, sports

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*OCEAN STATE KIDZ CLUB CAMP: 401-227-9303- -  

350 PARK AVE, CRANSTON (located next to Park View Middle School, right off ROUTE 10)  Camp Hours: 7am to 5:30pm 

Ocean State Kidz Club is a unique program just for MIDDLE SCHOOL students grades 6-9th Mon-Friday, 8am-5pm.  OSKC will be offering many activities tailored to youth including, creative writing, art, track and fieldfield trips, swimming, sport clubs, cooking classes, sewing club, yoga, dance, singing and show opportunities, karaoke/ music, arcade, relaxation area and more!  Cost: $200 per week.


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*ONE-ON-ONE BASKETBALL: 639-0814, The ultimate goal of One on One is to develop within athletes the ability to motivate themselves and to teach them how to reach their potential as basketball players. For boys and girls ages 5-17. All girls, all boys, intensive and co-ed camps available. Locations throughout RI, throughout the summer.

Pawtucket YMCA summer, arts, sports, travel, photography

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*PAWTUCKET FAMILY YMCA SUMMER DAY CAMP: Children of all ages can expand their horizons while having a fun-filled and exciting summer at the enrichment camp offered by the Pawtucket Family YMCA, 20 Summer St. Fun and learning abounds through options like youth gardening, STEM projects, and hands-on project-based activities. All campers experience swimming, arts and crafts, sports and outdoor activities. Family Y is accredited by the American Camp Association.  Dates/Times: Camps run daily June 28 through Aug. 24 from 8am- 5pm.   Cost: $200/week with a full Y membership/$250 for Program Only Members. Includes a nutritious lunch. Financial aid and sibling discounts are available. Visit  for more information.

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*THE PENNFIELD SCHOOL SUMMER PROGRAM: 401-849-4646,,110 Sandy Point Ave., Portsmouth. Moriah Ramos This summer program offers a world of fun and enlightening opportunities for your child to nurture current talents and explore new and exciting interests. Thematic camps include explorations in science, writing, performing arts, and more. Ages: There are camps for children ages 3 through 8th grade. Dates/Times: All camps run from 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. June 28th-July 2nd - Dino-Mights!, Escape Room to the Outdoors, Write Now! Flash Fiction Writing Camp; July 6th-9th - Goo-ology, Cirque du Pennfield, Mastering the Art of Public Speaking; July 12th-16th - Kiddie Camp, Full STEAM Ahead!, Reader Creates Theater; July 19th-23rd – Spaced Out!, The Fun-Tastic World of Fine Arts!, Mastering the Art of Public Speaking; July 26th-30th - Kiddie Camp, Nature HuntersCost: $200 per week ($160 for the mini camp week July 6-9).

Peter Pan Surfing Academy, water sports, SUP


Surf camps run at two locations for ages 6 and up.  The 4-day surf camps at Matunuck Point run from June 29-August 20, Monday through Thursday from 10 AM to 3 PM.  The cost is $275.00 for the week, and the Narragansett camp (9 weeks - June 29-August 27) and costs $375.00 for the week. This includes the surfboard, wetsuit, beach pass, and instruction.  We also run a popular skimboarding camp on July 13-15 and August 3-5 at the Town of South Kingstown Town Beach.  We also run private SUP surfing lessons and flat water touring trips. We also do individual private, and both small and large group lessons all year long.  Contact us anytime for camp applications.


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Contact: or (401) 438-5170

At PCD summer camps, we want you to be able to dabble, explore and find your passions! Join us on our beautiful campus and take back your summer from Covid-19. We have an energetic and professional staff ready to engage with campers between the ages 5-15. We will have all your favorite camps including Arts & Exploration, Culinary and Fashion. Our mission is to have campers connect and forge bonds while maintaining our #1 priority of safety.

Dates and Times: We will be on-site! June 21-July 30st from 9-3pm with an after care program that can run from 8-5pm and there will be a multi-week discount. 

Cost: $375 per week


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*CAMP RAMSBOTTOM: 401-722-8840,, 205 Winthrop Street Rt. 44, Rehoboth, MA.

Camp Ramsbottom, operated by the Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket, is an ACA accredited summer day camp with over 50 years of camping excellence! Offering recreational and educational activities, Camp Ramsbottom provides area families with a rewarding summertime destination for their children. Camp presents fun, adventure, and learning in an ideal New England setting of over 160 country acres. The thrill of new discoveries makes summer camp memorable. From recreation and sports to arts and crafts, Camp Ramsbottom offers many activities that shape lifelong, summertime memories! Ages: For youth ages 6-13. Dates: Two-week sessions running from June 28 – August 20, with health and safety being our number one priority. Cost: $395 per two-week session. Extended care is available for an additional fee. R.I. DHS and Mass. Childcare Vouchers accepted. Scholarships are available. Use code RISCGX when registering and be entered to win one of four free sessions at Camp Ramsbottom (entry deadline 6/26/21.) 

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*RHODE ISLAND FENCING ACADEMY AND CLUB (RIFAC) SUMMER CAMPS: 434-2404, 14 Almeida Ave., E. Prov., is a fun, safe sport that hones mind and body through a disciplined blend of determination, skill and competitiveness. RIFAC offers one of the most rewarding fencing camp experiences in the nation. Using a wide range of bouting and fencing-specific games and drills, our programs for children develop coordination, concentration, self-esteem and etiquette.  Ages: For kids ages 8-18. Beginner through Advanced. No fencing experience required. Equipment provided. Sessions/Dates/Times: Camps are held throughout the summer starting June 28. Full and half-day camps. Please check website for a complete schedule. Discount for multiple weeks and siblings. Financial aid determined on a case by case basis, based on need.

RIC, sports camps

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*RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE SUMMER SPORTS CAMPS: Email: The Rhode Island College Summer Sports Camps, directed by some of the area's finest college coaches will provide outstanding instruction in a fun and exciting environment.  Boys and girls ages 7-15 of all skill levels can choose from the following camps; Basketball, Baseball, Softball, Soccer, Gymnastics, Lacrosse, Volleyball, and Tennis.  Dates/Times: The 7 week camp program begins June 28th and concludes on August 13th. Each sport specific instructional camp takes place from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  The Extended Day Program is also available for those looking for a full day option.  The Extended Day Program (12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.) consists of lunch in the RIC Dining Center followed by swimming, sports activities, and fun games and contests at the newly renovated Recreation Center.  Cost: Sport Specific Instructional Camps: $200 per week;  Early Registration Rate: (Register by June 1st)  $150 per week; Extended Day Program:  $180 per week; After June 1, Rate: $200 per week. $245 for extended day.  To download our registration form please visit www.goanchormen.comContact: For more information please contact Carol Peck at or 401-456-8007. Save! Early Registration Discounted Rates only available until June 1, 2021. 


RISD.CE.Summer, art, painting, drawing, photography, creating


*RISD'S YOUNG ARTIST PROGRAM: 401-454-6200 – - 345 Main St., Providence and Tillinghast Place in Barrington.  RISD's Young Artist Program heats up each summer with expanded course offerings for kids and teens ages 6–17. Young artists immerse themselves in the art-making process and have fun creating and sharing with others, in courses and camps taught by instructors who are energetic and passionate about art education.  Experience Rhode Island School of Design's unique facilities, including studio space, animation and photography labs, the RISD Museum, the Nature Lab, and Tillinghast Place in Barrington. Explore topics ranging from drawing, painting and sculpture to cartooning, animation and moviemaking. Full-day camps and half-day courses.


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*RI TUTORIAL: 723-4459, 334 East Ave., Pawtucket, RI.

Offering a full day combination of morning academics to strengthen and practice key reading, math and writing success skills through a variety of lively games and activities, with a variety of outside afternoon camp activities. This full day is for students entering grades 1-4 for in-person morning Reading and Math classes and for students entering grades 6-8 for an in-person morning Reading Skills Book Club. In addition, we will be offering in-person Orton-Gillingham tutorials and in-person Speech-and-Language tutorials on-site for campers. This full day is located at a camp in Seekonk, MA (just minutes away from Providence, RI).  For those entering 5th and 6th grade in the fall, we are offering a truly fantastic Online Book Club with a creative, engaging teacher.  All summer we offer one-to-one in-person and online hour long tutorials for all ages and subjects (math, reading, writing, Orton-Gillingham, Study Skills, SAT/ACT prep) with our expert RITES certified teachers for those not interested in a full day of camp.    Don't let the "Summer Slide" and "Covid Crumble" combine to bring your child down! Go back to school in the fall with confidence.  Contact:

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*ROCKY HILL (RHCD) SUMMER CAMPS:, 530 Ives Road East Greenwich, RI 02818, 

401-884-9070 ext. 229.  Jump into Summer by the Bay!  With a wide range of day camps, children ages 3-18 have the opportunity to explore, learn, and play on our 84-acre waterfront campus. There are a variety of programs offered for campers to enjoy. Our popular traditional day camps include Critter Camp, Jr. Mariner, and Mariner camps. Highly-experienced coaches and mentors will lead our specialty and sports camps for those looking to advance their skills.  We look forward to spending summer on the bay with you!  Dates: June 21st - August 6th.  

SailtoPrevail Camp, sailing, boating, special needs, therapeutic, disabled



401-849-8898, email and visit website  

June 10 through August 14, 2020.  Sail To Prevail creates opportunities for children and adults with disabilities to overcome adversity through therapeutic sailing. In our 38-year history, 22,000 disabled individuals have enjoyed traversing Narragansett Bay. This summer, more than 1,000 people with disabilities of all types will learn the skills of sailing in our fleet of adapted, 20-foot sailboats. Instructors encourage all to be active sailors by steering the boat and trimming sails. While experiencing the freedom of sailing, participants gain increased self-confidence, the camaraderie of teamwork, and improved leadership skills – all of which can transfer to conquering challenges in other areas of life.

*SMITHFIELD YMCA DAY CAMP: - Located at 15 Deerfield Drive, Greenville, RI is a place where friendships thrive, summer is fun and the activities are non-stop!  Day Camp is for ages 3 -12, and includes an array of activities to keep your child active, cool and enjoying the summer.  A glimpse at a week in the life of a camper includes field trips, daily free swim, swim lessons, gaga ball tournaments, gardening, yoga, zumba, weekly cookouts, inflatable obstacle courses, car washes, lemonade stands, ninja warrior courses, arts and crafts and so much more!  Times: Extended camp hours offered 6:45 AM - 6:00 PM and regular camp hours run 8:45 AM - 3:30 PM.  Morning breakfast and afternoon snack are served for extended day campers.  


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*SUMMER AT ST. MICHAEL'S/THEATRE AT ST. MICHAEL'S: 180 Rhode Island Ave, Newport RI 02840, (401) 849-5970,, Instagram: @tasmcamp or @summerfuncampnewportri

St. Michael's Summer Fun Camp:  (ages 2+) has something for everyone, fun for seven weeks beginning June 28. With Sports, Art, Enrichment and Day Camps to choose from, there is sure to be something to interest your child. Daily dips in the pool, crafts and story time are just a few features they might experience. Weekly themes range from Chess and Lego Robotics to Soccer and Weird Science – all brought to you by our nurturing instructors and their enthusiastic and caring assistants. Our beautiful 7 acre campus has an in-ground swimming pool (supervised by a lifeguard), two playgrounds, a gaga pit, and our own state-of-the-art theatre. We have something for every camper! Contact: Nicole Nicoletta at
Theatre at St. Michael's (ages 8 - 18) We invite young performing artists to come together with our talented staff for an amazing summer of theatre! TASM uses each individual's talents to create, rehearse, and produce a unique theatrical event. These events include an original musical written by the campers and given a world-premiere performance and a pair of iconic Shakespearean plays. Campers can make theatrical magic onstage as actors or behind the scenes as techies and are involved in all aspects of the production, developing existing theatre talents (although no previous experience is necessary), learning new skills, and making lifelong friends along the way.  Sessions/Dates/Times/Ages: Teen Shakespeare Intensive "Hamlet" (June 28 - July 10) for ages 13-18, the Original Musical Production (July 6 – July 24) and Shakespeare Camp "Much Ado About Nothing" (July 26 – August 7), both for ages 8-15. Cost varies by session, financial aid is available.  Contact: Christina Johnston at

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*SYLVAN LEARNING OF RI:  401-226-0661. 

Sylvan of Coventry:

Sylvan of Cumberland:

Keep moving forward this summer with Sylvan’s Academic and STEM Camps. If you’re looking for ways to introduce your child to new and fun experiences, our camps not only engage the mind, but are designed to have lasting impact outside the classroom. Enroll in grade-specific, ACADEMIC CAMPS to build key grade-level reading-writing-math skills and avoid the summer slide (grades 1-6).  Or, choose one of our engaging STEM CAMPS and introduce your child to the world of coding or robotics (grades 1-6).  SUMMER SAT PREP SEMINAR: This seminar is for students taking the August 28th SAT test, or students who find it difficult to prepare for the SAT, or ACT during the school year (other SAT and ACT Prep options also available).

Enroll online, or call: 401-226-0661!

TasteBuds Summer, cooking, kitchen skills, baking

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*TASTE BUDS KITCHEN: 401-885-0535,, 5600 Post Rd, East Greenwich, RI.

Calling all chefs! Taste Buds Kitchen is offering a full lineup of lip-smackingly delicious cooking camps. Create and taste your way through new and unique menus each week. Popular themes include Around the World, Baking Championship, Cooking Science, Mystery Basket, Cookie and Cupcake Challenge & more. Engaging, age-appropriate half-day camps are available for kids ages 4-17. Full-day options available for kids 10 and up join us any week between June 28th-August 20th. Register online. Don't wait too long - spots fill up quick. 

Teamworks Camps, summer, sports, single day, half day, traditional

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*TEAMWORKS CAMPS: Warwick: 463-5565, 170 Jefferson Blvd., Warwick. We offer Multisport Camp and Traditional Camp Programs for the duration of the summer. Single Day and Half Day registrations are available for these camps as well as full week options.  Specialty Camps are offered for weekly registrations these camps include roller hockey, soccer, baseball, basketball, lacrosse, and flag football. Every week has wacky Wednesdays and Theme Fridays see our website for the calendar of events. Don’t miss Color Wars! Age/Requirements: Ages 4-14. All skill levels welcome. Dates/Times/Cost: June 21st - Sept. 3rd.  $200 per week/$60 per day. Pickup as late as 5pm. Campers can bring their lunches or we have hot lunch available for a fee. A snack bar is also available for drinks or snacks. Note: Covid protocols will be in place. Visit our website or call for more info.

To The Pointe, summer, gymnastics, dance, intensive, performances

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*TO THE POINTE OF PERFORMING ARTS: Cranston: 942-5554, Smithfield: 354-0054, Coventry: 385-9500. Exciting, fun-fill themes for campers ages 3 and older. Campers, divided into age groups, learn dance, arts & crafts and more, all related to the theme. Mini-recital on last day of camp. Campers dance in air conditioning all summer long. Intensive classes, recreational weekly classes and camps. Summer Intensive Students...perform in Summer Showcase held at RI College in August.

YMCA Pawtucket, summer, traditional, sports, outdoors, hiking

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*WESTWOOD YMCA SUMMER DAY CAMP  - Children that attend one of the Westwood YMCA’s summer camps at our site in Coventry, RI will get to enjoy innovative programming in a beautiful setting. Our “Y without walls” consists of 80 acres of heavily wooded land preserved for camping and hiking and the expansive and pristine Quidnick Reservoir used for activities such as swimming, fishing and boating. The day camps are ideal for children age 5 and up.  Westwood YMCA is accredited by the American Camp Association.  Dates/Times: Camps run daily June 28 through August 24 from 8am- 5pm.  Cost: $200/week with a full Y membership/$250 for Program Only Members. Financial aid and sibling discounts are available. Visit  for more information.


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*WIDE WORLD WOLF 401 481 5544. In the summer of 2021 we feel its more important than ever for our children to be able to socialize. Kids need an opportunity to feel like kids again and to that we say CAMP IS CALLING! Our Primary focus is active play. We are offering FREE EARLY DROP OFF AND FREE LATE PICKUP. Ages and Times: Camp is open from 7:45-5pm and for kids ages 3yrs old to 16yrs olds. We offer both indoor and outdoor activities.  You can register by day week or month. Cost:  Cost for the week is $250 and cost for the day is $50. Wolves are wanted!

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Riverside Park,  50 Aleppo St, Providence, 401-484-7351.  At Red Shed Bike Camp, kids ages 8-13 spend one-week sessions (weeks of July 6-Aug 16th)exploring the watershed on two wheels! Campers enjoy daily bike rides and learn safe riding skills, basic bike maintenance, and watershed stewardship. After a fun-filled week at camp, our campers leave with the freedom and independence of being able to ride a bike safely and confidently, a new way to enjoy the natural beauty along the greenway, and the sense of pride that comes from learning new skills. Does your child want to learn to ride? We can help!  Look for our special “new rider” sessions.

Women and Infants Babysitting Camp

*WOMEN & INFANTS BABYSITTING CAMP:  276-7800, VIRTUAL.  Babysitting Camps for kids who are at least 11 years of age. These classes are held Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 12 noon. Students will learn child care, child growth and development, accident prevention and safety, CPR, choking, and First Aid techniques, and age-appropriate activities. Participants will receive a class booklet, CPR book, and course completion certificate. 

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*YMCA GREATER PROVIDENCE:  Rediscover Summer at the Y!  Summer is a time for kids to be kids. And Y day camp is the place to make every precious summer day a great one! Days at Y Camp will be filled with fun camp activities to engage brains, opportunities to explore, develop new skills and try new things and plenty of physical activity and games to keep bodies active. With 4 convenient locations throughout RI and southeastern MA, our camps are not only fun but convenient for parents, too. Dates: Camps run in weekly session from June 28 - August 27. Visit to learn more and enroll today! RI CCAP accepted. Financial assistance is available to those who qualify.

RWPZoo Summe ZooCamp, animals, environment, outdoors, science, zoo

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*ZOOCAMPS:  Roger Williams Park Zoo. 

If your child dreams of spending his or her days surrounded by animals, learning about the environment, making new friends and enjoying the outdoors, then send them to ZooCamp!  Fill their days with games, hands-on activities, crafts, animal encounters and tours of the Zoo.  It's a great opportunity for kids to learn, explore and develop a deeper bond with the natural world during summer vacation.  Campers say of their ZooCamp experience: “I loved making friends.  I was so happy getting to do animal encounters.”  “I loved seeing and learning about animals and creating my own zoo.”

New in 2021: ZooCamp Summer Adventures (ages 6-10) Perfect for budding scientists, zoologists, explorers, artists, and kids that just love animals!  Days are filled with crafts, hands-on and inquiry driven activities, encounters with wild animal ambassadors, and guided Zoo tours.  Each Summer Adventures camper will get a ZooCamp t-shirt, a chance to feed the goats in the Alex and Ani Farmyard, and a ZooCamp craft box.