Palumbo Recreation Center Summer Camp

Philadelphia Parks & Recreation is proud to offer affordable, fun and safe summer programming for children of all ages in neighborhoods throughout the city!

This camp offers arts & crafts, sports, 1-2 trips a week, trips to the pool 2 days a week, educational activities, games and more.

Sessions: July 7th- August 15 (6 weeks)

3-2wk sessions

Time: Mon-Fri, 9am-3pm

Location: 

Palumbo Recreation Center

700 S. 9th Street

Philadelphia, PA

Eligibility: 6-12 years old

Cost: $455 6 weeks

*After Care available until 5:30 additional fee $11 a day

Registration: **Call on April 15th to get on the waiting list.**

Website: http://www.phila.gov/ParksandRecreation/programsandactivities/Pages/Camps.aspx  

Contact:

Brian Conti

215-685-1848

 

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M.L King Enrichment Camp

This six week camp offers literacy and numeracy skills, 6 trips, daily swimming, and afternoon activities such as dance, tennis, performing arts (vocal and musical), STEM engineering camp, and T-shirt making (silk screening).

*Breakfast, lunch, and snack are included.

Session: July 7- August 15, 2014

Time: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-3pm

Location: 

M.L. King Recreation Center

2100 Cecil B. Moore Ave

Philadelphia, PA

Eligibility: 1st-8th grades

Cost: $150 total encampment

Registration: Interested individuals please call 215-685-2733.

Contact:

Bahiya Jones

215-685-2733

Posted in 6-8, Academic Enrichment / Learning, Academic Enrichment / Learning, Arts, Arts, Day Camps, Day Camps, k-5, Rec Center Camps

M.L. King Jr Basketball Camp

This Basketball Camp offers instructional basketball drills and stations by I AM Possible collegiate and professional basketball coaches, with 2-3 games per day in the afternoons. Every Tuesday & Thursday afternoon campers will participate in educational enrichment learning of literacy and numeracy.

*Breakfast & lunch are included.

Session: June 30- August 1, 2014

Time: Mon-Friday, 8:30 300pm

Location:

M.L. King Jr Recreation Center

2100 Cecil B. Moore Ave.

Philadelphia, PA

Eligiblitly: 8-14 year old boys & girls

Cost: $200 total encampment

Registration: Interested individuals please contact Jamal Coleman at 215-869-0861. *Weekly registration offered.

Contact:

Jamal Coleman

215-869-0861

 

 

Posted in 6-8, Academic Enrichment / Learning, Day Camps, Rec Center Camps, Sports

Vacation Christian University – The Jesus Connection

Join the Connection Counsel as we explore God’s Word through print, online, and through social media and learn character-building qualities that teach us how to live in fellowship with Jesus

FIELD TRIPS • WORKSHOPS • EXCELLENT TEACHERS

NUTRITIOUS LUNCH/SNACKS • CREATIVE ARTS • SEMINARS

A SECURE & SAFE ENVIRONMENT • WORSHIP & WORD!

Session: July 7th – July 18th , 2014 

Time: 9:00 AM-3:00 PM

Location: 

Mt. Olivet Tabernacle Baptist Church 

647 North 42nd Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Eligibility: Ages 4 & up

Cost:  $15.00 per child

Registration: Call the church 215-386-5639 / VCU Open House & Registration- Sunday, June 29, 2014, 1:00-2:00 PM

Contact:

Jo L. Walker

215-386-5639

Mt.olivettbc647@yahoo.com

Posted in 6-8, 9-12, Arts, Arts, Arts, Day Camps, Day Camps, Day Camps, k-5

Disston Summer Camp

Philadelphia Parks & Recreation is proud to offer affordable, fun and safe summer programming for children of all ages in neighborhoods throughout the city!

This camp offers arts & crafts, sports, 1 trip a week, swimming, educational activities, games and more.

Breakfast, lunch, and trips included.

Session: July 7-August 15, 2014 (6 weeks)

3-2 week sessions

1st: July 7-18, 2014

2nd: July 21- August 1, 2014

3rd: August 4-15, 2014

Time: Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm

Location:

Disston Recreation Facility

4423 Longshore Ave

Philadelphia, PA

Eligibility: 5-12 years old

Cost: $175 (2 week session)

Registration: $25 registration fee. Interested individuals please call first and register at facility.

Website: http://www.phila.gov/parksandrecreation/findafacility/findrecreationarea.aspx

Contact:

Andy Mclaughlin

215-685-8750

 

Posted in 6-8, Arts, Arts, Day Camps, Day Camps, k-5, Rec Center Camps

Asian Arts Initiative

PHILADELPHIA — Asian Arts Initiative, a community-based arts center in Philadelphia emphasizes cross-cultural exchange that welcomes youth from all backgrounds.

We will be working with our students on various projects that will include building, wood working, printmaking, painting, drawing, guitar, and mural painting.

Every Friday is “Fun Day Friday” where we’ll be going on field trips or having a more physically involved activity such as sports, games, etc.

Breakfast & Lunch provided*

Session: July 7th, ends August 15

Time: Monday-Friday, 9:00-3:00 PM

Location: 

Chinatown (1219 Vine St.)

Philadelphia, PA

Eligibility: Grades 6, 7, & 8

Cost: There is a sliding scale fee for all students.  The sliding scale fee means you pay what you can.  We will provide subsidized tuition with documentation of annual income and/or proof child qualifies and receives the free/reduced lunch at school.

Registration: You may pre-register your child up until June 23rd by submitting the following information to Thao (thao@asianartsinitiative.org):

  • First & Last Name of Youth:
  • Home Address:
  • Best number to contact:
  • Grade
  • School
  • First & Last Name of Parent/Guardian + Phone Number + E-mail

Website: AsianArtsInitiative.org

Contact:

Ellen Hwang, Youth Programs Manager

(215) 557-0455 ext. 232

ellen@asianartsinitiative.org

 

Posted in 6-8, Academic Enrichment / Learning, Arts, Day Camps, Scholarship available

Penrose Summer Camp

Philadelphia Parks & Recreation is proud to offer affordable, fun and safe summer programming for children of all ages in neighborhoods throughout the city!

This camp offers arts & crafts, sports, 9 trips, swimming, educational activities, games and more.

Breakfast, lunch, snack, 9 trips included.

Session: July 7- August 15, 2014 (6 weeks)

Time: Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm

Eligibility: 5-12 years

Cost: $220 total encampment (6 weeks)

Registration: Interested individuals please call 215-685-2711 for information on enrollment.

Location:

1101 W Susquehanna Ave

Philadelphia, PA

Contact:

Greg Stepp

215-685-2711

 

Posted in 6-8, Arts, Arts, Day Camps, Day Camps, k-5, Rec Center Camps