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On beautiful Cape Cod. Coed 13-15. Separate camps for Boys & Girls 6-12. Water & land sports, tennis, sailing, New England trips. Tutoring- International. Encouraging positive Christian values. ACA accredited. Three 2 week sessions. $880 per session.

Contact info: Faith Willard Box 1295
Forestdale, MA 02644
ph: 508-477-9731

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

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

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

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

Eric Wedges Strike One Major League Baseball Day Camps

Eric Wedges Strike One Major League Baseball Day Camps will be held at Endicott College July 16-20 and at Merrimack College July 30-Aug 3, 2007. current Major Leaguers (including Red Sox players) will visit and work with the campers. Last years major leaguers included Eric, Terry Francona, Coco Crisp and Grady Sizemore. This years players will be announced soon on our web site. These camps are for boys ages 7-17 and run daily from 900 am – 300 pm.

Contact info: Matt Herring
199 Newbury St
Danvers, MA 01923
Ph: (978) 739-4700
Fax: (978) 762-3932

F1 Boston

F1 Boston offers weekend schools, 5-day camps and youth leagues for boys & girls 7-17. Professional instructors teach Kart racing skills, racing strategy, sportsmanship and fun! Camp and school graduates ear Junior Novice licenses and can then participate in fall, winter and spring leagues. Fun on the fast track! (Adult leagues and schools available, too!)

Gender: Co-ed
Age: 7-17
Type: Day camp / Sports

Contact info: William Hallahan
290 Wood Road
Braintree, MA 02184
Ph: 781.228.2080
Fax: 781.848.2310

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


IMG Academies, located on a 180 acre campus in Bradenton, Florida offers premier weekly summer training Programs with The Nick Bollittieri Tennis Academy, The David Leadbetter Golf Academy, The Socccer, Baseball and Basketball Academies and IPI Performance training for all ages and abilites. Adult, family and corporate executive programs are also available. Plan your trip today!

Phone: 941-752-2600
5500 34TH Street West
Broadenton, FL

Kingsbury Hill Riding Camp

A Girls' Riding Camp devoted to providing an unexcelled environment for a summer Horsemanship program for girls 9-16. Adult and Family Camps available. Facili include 3 x-c courses located 200 acres of woods and farmland.

Gender: Girls
Age: 9-16
Type: Over Night Camp

Contact info: Lisa Campbell
651 Dennison Pond Rd.
Francestown, NH 03043
Ph: (603) 547-6624
Fax: (603) 547-2326
E-mail: lisa@kingsburyhill.comm

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

Massachusetts Maritime Academy - Summer Sailing Camps

Massachusetts Maritime academy is again offering summer sailing camps for ages 10 – 18. Our staff are cadets at the Academy and are members of our varsity sailing team which has a proud history of competing successfully in all types of sailing craft across the country and around the world. The staff are all U.S. Sailing Level I instructors and are supervised by the Varsity Sailing Coaches during the summer season. Our facility is set up to offer campers an comprehensive week of sail training whether they are just starting out or getting ready for High School and/ or College Sailing competition. We stress safety on the water by teaching basic seamanship skills and the etiquette required for a complete understanding of how to handle a small sailing craft. Our beginner classes are generally able to handle a small sail boat on all points of sail after completing the first week.

Massachusetts Maritime Academy is a four year state college located on Cape Cod at the west end of the Cape Cod Canal located in the town of Bourne. We train young men and women for careers in the Maritime industry. Our cadets graduate as officers in the U.S. Merchant Marine service. We pride ourselves in offering our students a thorough regimen of classes and experiences that will prepare them for a life at sea. As part of their training they are required to have the skills necessary to handle small sailing craft.

Contact name: Ian Macleod
101 Academy Dr, Sailing Office
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532
Ph: 508-830-6448
Fax: 508-830-6449 E-mail:

MetroRock Summer Camp

MetroRock provides kids age 6 and up the chance to learn or improve their climbing. Your children will enjoy a daily session of rock climbing and recreation under the expert supervision of our experienced staff. This weekly program starts the week of July 11th and goes thru the end of August.

Gender: Coed
Age: Children, Teens
Type: Day Camp

69 Norman Street, Unit 9
Everett, MA
Ph: 617-387-ROCK(7625)

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

Nike Tennis Camps

We think tennis is serious fun. We've thought that way for the past 31 years. As the oldest and most distinguished tennis camps in the country, we invite you to acquire better skills and a renewed enthusiasm for the game. We feature camps for both juniors and adults of all ability levels. Join us this summer at our Massachusetts camps at Williams College, Amherst College, Offense-Defense at Stonehill College, M.I.T. or Mount Holyoke.

Ages: 9-18 and Adults
4470 Redwood Hwy
Ph: 1-800-Nike Camp / 1-800-645-3226

Offense Defense Golf Camp
Offense Defense Golf Camp is coed, ages 10 - 18, all abilities. Campers are housed on the Winchendon School, a prestigious prep school 45 minutes from Boston. Course play takes place on Winchendon's 18-hole course. One week or multi-week sessions available.

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

Passport at Cambridge Montessori School

Cambridge Montessori's newly designed summer program, Passport, is a seven week summer day camp that will include nature, science, art, theater, history, sports and much more. Camp will run June 27 - August 12 and is open to children ages 2.5-10.

Gender: Co-ed
Age: 2.5-10
Type: Day Camp / Sports / Theater

Contact info: Liza Wells
129 Sherman St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
Ph: 617.499.0099
Fax: 617.499.0088

Sports Broadcasting Camp

The Award-Winning Sports Broadcasting Camp is coming to Boston. Learn from the pros in the industry Including ESPN’s Sal Paolantonia. Make a sports anchor/demo tape from a TV studio as well as Play-by-play tapes. Tour professional sports facilities including Fenway Park. Participate in a mock press Conference, and much more.

Ages: 10-18 Male and Female
Contact info: Steve Goldstein/ Jeremy Treatman
1420 Walnut St. Suite 605
Philadelphia , Pa 19102
Ph: (800)319-0884

STX Revolution Field Hockey Camps

Come to a STX Field Hockey Camp to get better, challenge yourself, work with top coaches and have fun! Our goal is to improve your understanding of the game while enhancing your love for the game. Join us this summer in Massachusetts at Tufts University, Amherst College, Buckingham Brown & Nichols, and in Cape Cod. Camps are between June and August.

Gender: Girls
Age: 10-18
Type: Day camp

Contact info: David Platt
186 6th Ave
San Francisco, CA 94118
Ph: 415-750-1100
Ph: 800-944-7112

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

YMCA Camp Lawrence for boys and Camp Nokomis for girls


Contact info: John M. Shandorf

7 Ballard Way
Lawrence, MA 01843

Ph: (978) 975-1330
Fax: (978) 975-17354