Summer Camps near Newton and Needham

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Newton

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JCC Greater Boston – Leventhal-Sidman JCC (Ages 5 – Grade 10)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Camp Kaleidoscope (Grades K-10)
    • Weeks 2-9 (2 week sessions)
    • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Ext 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM)
  • All Star Swim Camp (Ages 7-15)
    • Weeks 10 & 11
    • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Tennis Camp (Ages 6-13)
    • Weeks 2-9
    • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Ext 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM)
  • Sports Camp (Ages 6-13)
    • Week 1 & 10
    • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Camp Grossman, Dover (Grade K – 10)
    • Weeks 2-10 (2 week sessions)
    • 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Ext 6:00 PM, pick up in Newton)
Fessenden Day Camp (Age 3.5 – Grade 9)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 0-10
  • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Ext 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM; Half day options)
West Suburban YMCA (Ages 3- Grade 10)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Camp Pikati (Ages 3-14)
    • Weeks 1-11 
    • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Ext. 7:30 AM-6:00 PM)
  • Camp Chickami, Wayland (Grades 1-10)
    • Weeks 2-11
    • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Ext. 8:00 AM-6:00 PM)
  • Camp Wells (Grades K-9)
    • Weeks 3-10
    • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Ext. 7:30 AM-6:00 PM)
Beaver Summer Camp (Ages 3- 15)
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  • Weeks 2-9 (Two week sessions)
  • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Ext 7:30 PM -6:00 PM)
  • PreK – K and Lower Camp: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM (Ext 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM or 6:00 PM)
Brimmer Summer (Ages 4-11)
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  • Weeks 2-8
  • 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM (8:30 AM-12:30 PM Option; Ext. 7:45 AM-5:30 PM)
Newton Parks And Recreation (Age 3.5 – 21)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Week 3-11 (Several programs available, different weeks offered)
  • 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Ext 8:00 AM-5:30 PM) (Schedule for Camp Echo Bridge and Albemarle Acres)
  • AM and PM options; Differing start and end times with each program
  • Programs offered for children with or without disabilities up to age 21 at Camp Echo Bridge
PUDDLESTOMPERS Nature Exploration (Ages 4-8)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 0-11 (Week to week sign up)
  • 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM (Ext 8:20 AM – 3:30 PM)
  • Two locations in Newton
Boys & Girls Club of Newton (Grades K – 8)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2-10
  • 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
The Chestnut Hill School (Ages 4 – 13)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2-9 (2 week sessions)
  • 9:00 AM – 3:45 PM, timing varies slightly by age (Ext 7:45 AM – 5:45 PM) (Half day option)
Gan Israel Chestnut Hill (Age 4 – 14)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2-7 (Must sign up for a minimum of two weeks, not consecutive)
  • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Ext 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, PM care not available on Fridays)
Joanne Langione Dance Studio (Ages 3-18)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 4-10
  • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM for ages 7-14
  • 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM for ages 3-6 (Daily or Weekly)
  • 4 day Un.Convention dance workshop for age 6-18 during week 10
Exxcel Gymnastics and Climbing (Ages 3+)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2-10 (1-5 day options for preschoolers)
  • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM (Ext 8:00 – 5:00 PM)
Penguin Coding School (Approx. Ages 6-12)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2-11
  • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
ABC Spanish in Motion (Ages 1 – 7)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 3-10
  • 9 AM – 3 PM (Ext 9:00AM – 5:00PM)
Russian School of Mathematics (K – Grade 12)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2-7
  • Times/days vary by grade; In-person and online learning options
  • Available in two Newton locations (Wells Avenue and Austin Street)
Third Space Cooking (Ages 7-16)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 1-10 (Week to week sign up)
  • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM for Ages 11-16
  • 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM for Ages 7-10
  • Each week offers a different cooking theme or style
Energy Gymnastics (Ages 3-12)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 1-10 (Week 0 for preschool age kids)
  • Ages 3-5 can begin as soon as June 3 for AM camp
  • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Extended day) (Half-day option)
Newton Community Education (K – 12th Grade)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2-10
  • Grades K-9
  • Many programs offered focusing on education, musical theater, sports, inventions, art, STEM, and themed weeks at a day camp
  • Programs run at various times. Half day options and full day options, and ability to do two half days to make a full day
Nature Explorer Camp at Temple Shalom (Ages 18 mo – 5yr)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2-9 (Must sign up for all 8 weeks)
  • 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM (Ext. 7:45 AM – 5:30 PM – Friday program ends at 3:30 PM
Service Stars (Grades 1-8)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 9 & 10
  • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM (Half Day until1:00 PM) (Ext 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM)
All Newton Music School (Ages 6-11)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 4-7 (Four-week session)
  • 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Little Beats (Ages 3-7)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 1-11
  • 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Ext to 1:30 PM

Creation Station (Ages 4-11)

  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 3-5, 7, & 9
  • 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
  • Weekly themes
Creative Steps Dance Studio (Ages 3-11)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 4, 5, 7-10
  • 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM (Half Day Option Available 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM)
  • Weekly themes
Kidcasso Art Studio (Ages 4-11)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2-6, 8-10
  • 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM (Monday-Thursdays)
Third Space Kitchen (Ages 7-16)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 1-10
  • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM for ages 11-16
  • 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM for ages 7-10
  • Weekly themes such as Viva Italia, African and Caribbean Flavors, French Kitchen, Latin Street Food and more

Also, bus transportation is available from Newton to these camps:

Needham

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Needham Recreation (Ages 4-14)
  • [2024 info]
  • Weeks 2 – 10  
  • Most camps are 9 AM – 4 PM, some half day options available
  • Many programs offered, including camps focusing on sports, theater, arts, nature, STEM, and themed weeks
Tobin Beaudet School (Ages 2.9 – Grade 5)
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  • Preschool (Ages 2.9 – 5)
    • Weeks 4-11 (2 week sessions)
    • 7:30 AM – 6:00 PM (AM/PM and Midday options, Friday until 5pm only)
  • School-Age (Grades K-5)
    • Weeks 0-2, 9-11
    • 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Charles River YMCA Scamper Camp (Ages 3-5)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 3-10, Mini Camp offered Weeks 1-2
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM or 8:00 AM – 12:45 PM half day option
Gan Aliyah Summer (Ages 2 – 5)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 1-6 (Mon-Th Only)
  • 9 AM – 3 PM (AM option also)
PUDDLESTOMPERS Nature Exploration (Ages 4-7)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2, 4-8
  • 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM (Ext 8:20 AM – 3:30 PM)
A Fine Dance Studio (Ages 4+)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Dance Camp (Ages 4-10)
    • Weeks 4-11 (No Friday camp)
    • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Summer Intensive (Beginner – Advanced)
    • Weeks 1,2, 10 & 11
    • 9AM – 4 PM day option (All levels) 
Needham Public School (Grades 1-9)
  • [2024 info]
  • Weeks 4-7
  • 8:45 AM – 3:15 PM
Plugged In Band Program (Grades 6-12)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 4-7  (2 week sessions: weeks 4 & 5 or weeks 6 & 7)
  • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM (Extended day available – contact Plugged In for details)
Sew Easy (Ages 7+)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 0-12 (Tu-Th mostly, some Mon-Wed weeks)
  • 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Needham Dance Theatre (Ages 3 – 14)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Ages 3-7: Weeks 2 & 7 (9:00 AM – 11:45 AM)
  • Ages 8-14: Weeks 5 & 6 (9:00 AM – 2:00 PM)
Nicole’s Art Spot (Ages 5-11)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2-9
  • Multiple classes offering for differing ages and projects
  • Camp offered either 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM or 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
ID Tech (Ages 7-17)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2-8
  • 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM (Friday early release at 3pm)
  • Takes place at Olin College
Code Wiz (Ages 7-17)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 1-10
  • 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM or 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Sign up for half day or AM and PM
Ely Center: Social Learning (Ages 5-18+)
  • [2024 info]
  • Early Learners Social Intensive Program
    • Weeks 4-11 (Tuesday & Thursday)
    • 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM)
    • Ages not offered. Call to inquire
  • High School Social Summit (8th Grade & Beyond HS)
    • Weeks 4 and 5 (Monday – Thursday)
    • 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Executive Functioning Bootcamp
    • Week 10 (Monday- Thursday)
    • 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
    • Ages not offered. Call to inquire
Child Therapy Boston Social Skills (Grades K-12) 
  • [2024 Info]
  • Weeks 2 and 4-10
  • 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Each week in the Needham location caters to a different age group and skill set
  • Many weekly social skills groups offered for all ages
Charles River Center (Ages 8-21)
  • [2024 Info]
  • Week 2 (no Monday camp)
  • 9:30am-3:00pm

Also, bus transportation is available from Needham to these camps:

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