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Acadia Institute of Oceanography

Looking for a fun and rewarding experience this summer? Join the Acadia Institute of Oceanography in Seal Harbor, Maine. During two week sessions, students aged 12-18 explore the physical, chemical, and biological aspects of oceanogrpahy through hands-on activities at the shore, on the water, and in the lab.

Contact info: Sheryl C. Gilmore
PO Box 2220
St. Augustine, FL 32805
Ph: (800) 375-0058
Fax: (904)-829-1112

Appalachian Mountain Club’s Teen Wilderness Adventures 2007

Explore the spectacular White Mountains of northern New Hampshire and Western Maine on 5- to 28-day wilderness trips for 12 - 18 year olds. Hike, paddle, climb, and bike in small groups led by qualified AMC instructors. Develop new wilderness skills and make friends. Trips start late June and run through August.

Gender: Coed
Age: Teens
Type: Over Night Camp
Ph: (603) 466-2727

Bethel Camp for the Arts

Bethel Camp for the Arts provides a non-competitve, caring environment in which children can explore and enjoy a balance of creative enrichment activities, individual lifetime sports and the nature beauty of Maine. Campers are exposed to a variety fo creative activites. (pottery, drawing/apinting, sculpture, theater, dance and more.) The camp offers two 2 week sessions.

Gender: Coed
Age: Children and Teens
Type: Overnight Camp / Theater-Arts
Campus of Gould Academy
Bethel, ME
Ph: (561) 865-4330

The Black Dog Tall Ships

The experience available aboard the vessels Shenandoah and Alabama nourishes that spirit in a way that is remarkable to behold. Youngsters learn their maritime heritage and become part of the crew. With no modern conveniences, they return to another time through the quiet sails, coal-fired stove, and hand water pumps.

Contact Info: Jean Heffernan
PO Box 428
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568
Gender: Coed
Age: Teens
Type: Over Night Camp / Outdoor-Sailing
Ph: (508) 693-1699

Camp Half Moon

Coed ages 6-15
Over 25 activities on land and water. Mature Staff, NCA member, riding, Team Sports, Arts, Tennis, Sailing, Gymnastics, Camping, Rafting, Waterskiing & Swimming. Our program stresses skill improvement rather than high competition. Our goal is to help each camper find his/her niche among peers and within acitivies.

Contact info:
Box 188
Great Barrington, MA 02130
Ph: (413) 528-0940

Cooperstown All Star Village

The only Baseball resort and the new home of baseball for children 12 and under. Our All-star Village includes lighted junior size ball fields, batting cages with electronic pitching, an arcade and much more. We accommodate over 250 teams per season. We also have an in ground swimming pool and air-conditioned bunk houses.

Contact info:
Cooperstown, New York
Ph: (800) 327-6790

Dexter Day Camps

Day Camp- Ages 3 ½ -12 coed
Girls’ Hockey Camp ages 7-14
Boys’ Hockey Camp ages 7-14
Boys’ Advanced Hockey- Entering grades 9-12
Enrichment Camp – entering grades 5-9 co-ed
Science & Technology – Entering grades 5 –10
Overnight Camps
Marine Science – Entering grades 5-9
Sailing – Entering grades 5 –9
Monument Beach, MA

Contact info:
20 Newton Street
Brookline, MA 02445
Ph: (617) 454-2725

Camp Gottalikachallenge

Camp Gottalikachallenge? A zany week-long, overnight CREATIVITY CAMP sponsored by NH Destination ImagiNation! Gotta Camp provides fast-paced adventure in problem-solving with hands-on and challenging team activities as well as opportunities for acting, skit creation, swimming and outdoor games! It's a guaranteed creativity booster! Ages 10-14

Contact info:
Jill Schoonmaker
24 Mill Road
Durham, NH 03824
Ph: 603-868-2140
Fax: 603-868-2140

High School Programs at Boston University Summer Term

Searching for new academic challenges? Trying to strengthen your résumé for the college admissions process? Longing for a taste of college life? Boston University Summer Term offers two residential programs for high school students: the High School Honors Program and the Summer Challenge Program. Discover the power of summer.

    Rising Seniors - High School Honors
    Rising Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors - Summer Challenge
    July 5-August 13 - High School Honors
    June 20-July 2 - Summer Challenge
    July 18-July 30 - Summer Challenge
    August 1-August 13 - Summer Challenge

Contact Boston University Summer Term
Contact info: Scott Alessandro
Boston University Summer Term
755 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 105
Boston, MA 02215
Ph: 617-353-1378
Fax: 617-353-5532
AOL Screenname: BUHSHonors

Camp Ballibay for the Fine and Performing Arts

Established in 1964, Member ACA, N.E. PA Co-ed 6-17 non-competitive, individual choice, theater (30 productions), art, music, dance with regular camping activities and horses on campus. 150 campers and 42 staff. Also great programs in radio - WBAL FM Rock and Roll music. Warm and friendly atmosphere in the Penna Mountains. Send for catalog and DVD. Check out our website at

Contact info: Gerard J. Jannone
One Ballibay Road
Comptown, PA 18815
Ph: (570) 746-3223
Fax: (570) 746-3691

Camp Good News

On Beautiful Cape Cod! Coed Ages 13-15. Seperate camps for boys and girls ages 6-12. Directed by the Willard Family for 71 years. Water and Land sports, tennis, sailing, trips, computer, and more! Tutoring-International. Encouraging Positive Christian Values. ACA Accredited. $800 / 2 weeks; $1200 / 3 weeks; $2800 / summer.

Contact info: Faith Willard
PO Box 1295
Forestdale, MA 02644
Ph: (508) 477-9731

Dave Cowens Basketball School, Inc.

Overnight camp Sunday through Friday; boys & girls teams (separate). Ages 10-18, boys only weeks: 7/3-7/8 and 7/24-7/29; ages 12-18 boys and girls week: 7/10-7/15; ages 10-14 boys and girls week: 7/17-7/22. Educational, motivational, learner-responsive program; located at Wheaton College, Norton, MA; coaching staff consists of college and high school coaches: guest lecturers; Dave Cowens will be present. Please visit our website at:

Contact info: Valerie Iodice, Office Manger
150 Wood Road, Suite 304
Braintree, MA 02184
Ph: (781) 849-9393
Fax: (781) 849-9595

Dan Duquette Sports Academy

The Dan Duquette Sports Academy offers boys and girls sessions in baseball, softball, basketball, soccer, football, roller hockey, plus strength and conditioning. Programs are designed for beginners and those looking to take their game to the next level. Instruction is provided by NCAA and Major League Baseball players and coaches.

Contact info: Joe Siderowicz
PO Box 2021
Hinsdale, MA 01235
Ph: (413) 655-8077
Fax: (413) 655-8653

Emagination Computer Camps

Emagination Computer Camps -- "Where Technology Meets Traditional Camps". Unleash creativity in Game Design, Web Design, 3-D Animation. Build PC's, RC Cars. Explore programming. Over 25 workshops! Sports & Recreation. Overnight & Day. Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Georgia, Illinois. Join kids like you from across America and around the world! Since 1982.

Contact info: Emagination Computer Camps
110 Winn St. St 207
Woburn, MA 01801
Ph: (888)-226-6733

Harvard Summer School

High school students spend eight weeks at Harvard taking courses to earn college credit. Students participate in college preparatory activities designed to help them navigate the college-application process, gain admission to the college of their choice, and strengthen their performance once enrolled in college. These include workshops on study skills, a college fair, trips to other colleges, and talks with Harvard admissions officers.

Gender: Coed
Age: Teen
Type: Day Camp, Boarding and Commuting Students

Contact info: William Holinger, Director
51 Brattle St.
Cambridge, MA 02138

iD Tech Camps: Hands on Technology

Experience hands-on technology fun at iD Tech Camps! Weeklong day and overnight summer computer camps for ages 7-17 at universities nationwide including MIT, Merrimack College, and Smith College. Create digital movies, video games, websites, robots, and more. One computer per student and an average of 6 students per instructor. Mention promo code MA99 to save.

Contact info: Client Services
1885 Winchester Blvd, Suite 201
Campbell, CA 95008
Ph: (888) 709-TECH (8324)
Fax: (408) 871-2228

Landmark School Summer Program

Students in grades 2-12, of average to superior intelligence, who have a history of healthy emotional development and who have been diagnosed with a specific language-based learning disability, are eligable for Landmark's Summer Programs. Several six-week programs offered, including daily one on one tutorials. Visits or call 978-236-3000 for information.

Contact info: Carolynn Orsini Nelson
PO Box 227
Prides Crossing, MA 01965
Ph: (978) 236-3000
Fax: (978) 927-7268

Maine Golf & Tennis Academy

Coed ages 8-17
Our mission is to deliver the highest quality and consistent level of personal care and attention to families and campers. As we enter our 99th summer, we are ranked as New England’s #1 Junior Golf Camp and Tennis Camp. We promise: We will improve your child’s game. They will make the Best Friends of their lives and you will love what we do here!

Phone: (800) 465-3226
Belgrade Lakes, ME

Merrimack Valley YMCA Camps

Camp Nokomis for Girls and Camp Lawrence for Boys are both located on Bear Island on beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee near the White Mountains in New Hampshire. The camps are YMCA and ACA affiliated. Both camps have extensive waterfronts and provide a diverse traditional camping program including sports, challenge courses, crafts, archery, and waterfront activities. The Merrimack Valley YMCA has been providing camping to the New England community for nearly 100 years.

Gender: Coed
Age: Children and Teens
Type: Over Night Camp

Contact info: John M. Shandorf
7 Ballard Way
Lawrence, MA 01843
Ph: (978) 975-1330
Fax: (978) 681-1126

National Camp Association

National Camp Association has recommended the highest quality summer camps to families worlwide for nearly 25 years. They provide free, personalized, guidance and referrals to sleepaway programs. These include: general, sports, teen, travel, academic, weight-loss, special needs, and community service. Online services: camp referrals, job opportunities, camp supplies, and more, at

Contact info: Jeffrey Solomon, Executive Director
610 Fifth Ave.
NY, NY 10185
Ph: 800-966-2267

NH Camp Directors Association

The NH Camp Directors’ Association is an inclusive organization that represents NH licensed day, resident, agency, federation, non-profit and private camps, whose goal is to provide safe & superb camping in NH. Please visit our website at to learn more and request our 2005 directory.

Ages: Childrens, Teens, and Adults
Ph: (800)549-2267

Nike Tennis Camps

Come to a Nike Tennis Camp to improve your skills, work hard, make new friends and have fun! Our goal is to enhance your skills and enjoyment of the game in an energetic and positive learning environment . Join us this summer in Massachusetts at Amherst College, Williams College or Mount Holyoke. Camp opens June 12 for season.

Ages: 9-18 and Adults
4470 Redwood Hwy
Ph: 1-415-451-2201
Ph: 1-800-645-3226

Offense Defense Golf Camp

A co-ed golf camp for juniors 10-18 featuring range and on-course instruction at a 4 to 1 ratio. Offering weekly or multi-week stays (June and July) for sleepover or day campers at the Winchendon Prep School, Winchendon, MA. To speak to camp directors, call 1-800-824-7336.

Contact info: Jason West
4470 Redwood Highway
San Rafael, CA 94903
Ph: (800) 645-3226
Fax: (415) 479-6061

Pine Ridge Summer School

Pine Ridge Summer School offers a residential program in the summer for learning disabled students ages nine to eighteen. The students spend six weeks improving language processing skills by attending two one to one Orton-Gilligham tutorials per day. In addition, they enjoy a full range of outdoor sports and regular camp activities.

Contact info: Anne de Vos
9505 Williston Road
Williston, VT 05494
Ages: 9-18
Ph: (802) 434-2161

Rappoli Baseball Inc.

Trot Nixon Baseball Camp - The Premier Baseball Camp in New England - July 24-29, 2005 Stonehill College, Easton, MA
Learn baseball from the Pros this summer! Experienced staff with low camper to instructor ratios! Ages 7-16 - Day or Overnight - Enrollment Limited

Contact info: Paul Rappoli
97 Green Street, Suite #2
Foxboro, MA 02035
Ph: (508) 543-9595
Fax: (508) 543-9596

Stagedoor Manor

Stagedoor Manor offers a total immersion in Theater for kids ages 8-18. Classes at all levels include dance, acting, voice, and non-competitive sports. Every camper is in a show at all times. 3,6, and 9 week sessions

Contact info: Jeffrey Solomon, Executive Director
610 Fifth Ave.
NY, NY 10185
Ph: 800-966-2267

Summer in Switzerland (at Leysin American School)

Summer in Switzerland (SIS), and international experience in the Alps, offer students aged 9-19 academics, recreational activities, and cultural excursions with morning classes and activities during afternoons and evenings. Specialized programs include Theater International and Leadership Adventure. One week tours also offered to France, Italy, and the English Theater district.

Contact info: Chris Pryor

Leysin, Switzerland
Ph: (888) 642-4142
Fax: (603) 431-1280

Tabor Academy Summer Program

Located on Sippican Harbor, the program offers sailing, swimming and Oceanography. We also offer academics such as English, Math, Computers and Science and instructional sports such as tennis, squash, soccer, and lacrosse. Tabor provides the option of doing summer schoolwork without losing any of the joys of summer camp.

Contact info: William Hrasky, Director
66 Spring Street
Marion, MA 02738
Ph: (508) 748-2000, Ext. 2242
Fax: (508) 291-8392

Wall Street 101 at Bentley College

Wall Street 101 is a fun interactive opportunity to learn about the financial industry and other business fields, from NASDAQ to IPO to Dow Jones. Through classroom participation and hands-on exercises, participants explore the stock market and discover the process of investment. They experience the excitement and challenges of working in a real trading room, and conduct simulated trading sessions. Wall Street 101 also includes trips to the Boston Federal Reserve, The Boston Stock Exchange, and other Boston area attractions.
Gender: Coed
Age: Teens
Type: Over Night

Contact info: Katie Lampley, Director of Pre-Collegiate Outreach
Wall Street 101 at Bentley College
175 Forest Street
Waltham, MA 01876
Ph: (781) 891-2598
Waterville Valley Sports Camp

Waterville Valley Sports Camp is a co-ed overnight and day camp for children ages 8 - 14 in the heart of New Hampshire's White Mountain National Forest. Combining extraordinary facilities with exceptional instruction WVSC teaches the valuable skills and lessons of tennis, swimming, golf, hiking and biking that will stay with children for a lifetime.

Jennifer Mercaldi
46 Birmingham Parkway
Boston, MA 02135
Ph: (617) 562-1300
Fax: (617) 254-7277