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The area’s go-to guide for summer camps, private schools, sports, and enrichment programs!






In NW NJ adjacent to the spectacular Delaware Water Gap

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Weekly Sessions June 29 - August 7 Ages 6 - 12

A traditiona l day camp run by true camp professiona ls!

Red Raider Day Camp is open to the public! Wacky Wednesdays . Thankful Thursdays . Camp Traditions Arts & Crafts . STEM . Electives & Enrichment Opportunities

Enrollment is open! Register today.


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for High School Students Engage in environmental investigations with hands-on activities, and actual conservation projects!

Enviro. Advocacy Enviro. Field Science Stream Science Green Architecture

July 13-17

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Climate Change

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Clean Water

Aug. 17-21

thewatershed.org/academy The Watershed Institute | 31 Titus Mill Rd, Pennington, NJ

Scholarships & Stipends Available


Full- and half-day programs for campers from PreK through high school

Join us for an OPEN HOUSE April 25, 2020 • 1:00–4:00pm

at the Princeton Day School Campus Center

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pds.org/summer-programs summerprograms@pds.org • 609.279.2700 x1342 STUDENTS’ GUIDE TO SUMMER

SAVE NOW ON SUMMER PROGRAMS! Early Bird pricing ends February 29th!

●5-week Summer Intensive - Ages 11+ oung Dancer Summer Intensive - Ages 8-10 with daily ballet c d additional classes in Modern, Hip Hop, Jazz, and Choreograp ars - Ages 6-8 and Little Dancing Stars - Ages 3-5 morning dan 5-week Summer Intensive - Ages 11+ WeeklyAmerican Primary and •Pre-Primary ballet classes for children 3.5 Ballet Theatre® National Training Curriculum and featuring star guest instructors Fun and educational summer dance programs • Young Dancer Summer - Ages 8-10 withfor dailyall balletages class and levels! ●Dance With Intensive Me preschool classes and additional classes in Modern, Hip Hop, Jazz, and Choreography ●Evening Maintenance - Ages 8-11 • Dancing Stars -Ballet Ages 6-8 and Little Dancing StarsClasses - Ages 3-5 morning dance programs • Weekly Primary and Pre-Primary ballet classes for children 3.5 - 7 ●Evening Adult/Teen Ballet Classes - Ages 11+ • Dance With Me preschool classes Photo by Rosalie O’Connor

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ceton Dance & Theater St • Evening Ballet Maintenance Classes - Ages 8-11 • Evening Adult/Teen Ballet Classes - Ages 11+ • Evening Tap Clinic for three levels of tappers

●5-week Summer Intensive - Ages 11+ ●Young Dancer Summer Intensive - Ages 8-10 with daily ballet class and additional classes in Modern, Hip Hop, Jazz, and Choreography ●Dancing Stars - Ages 6-8 and Little Dancing Stars - Ages 3-5 morning dance programs •Weekly Primary and Pre-Primary ballet classes for children 3.5 - 7 ●Dance With Me preschool classes ●Evening Ballet Maintenance Classes - Ages 8-11 ●Evening Adult/Teen Ballet Classes - Ages 11+

Princeton Dance & Theater Studio age ●Forrestal Princeton, NJ • studiomanager@prince Village • Princeton, NJ • studiomanager@princetondance.com

4-1600 ● www.PrincetonDan 609-514-1600 • www.PrincetonDance.com STUDENTS’ GUIDE TO SUMMER

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Are you concerned about your Child’s communication skills?

Princeton Speech-Language & Learning Center (PSLLC) is New Jersey’s leading practice for a variety of language, social, academic, and psychological services for children of all ages.

Services include, but are not limited to the following: • • • • • • •

Articulation Auditory Processing Therapy Autism CogMed® Evaluations – Speech-Language and psycho-educational Executive Function Therapy Receptive and Expressive Language

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Parent Training & Support Preschool Therapy Psychological Services Social Communication Groups Reading Services Writing tutoring

For a free phone consultation and/or more information about PSLLC please visit our website, psllcnj.com or call 609-924-7080.

615 Executive Drive, Princeton, NJ 08540 609-924-7080 • info@psllcnj.com STUDENTS’ GUIDE TO SUMMER

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Cambridge School Summer Study

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Summer Camps on the Farm 5 Weekly Sessions*

July 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th August 5th Monday to Friday • 9 am to 3:30 pm

Certified by the State of New Jersey Youth Camp Standards

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Hands on behind the scences Explore the farm, fields & woods Share life on the farm Grow, harvest, cook & eat vegetables & fruits Have fun! For registration and additional information terhuneorchards.com/summer-camp

terhuneorchards.com • (609) 924-2310 • Farm Store Open Daily STUDENTS’ GUIDE TO SUMMER

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OUR 45th SUMMER OF FUN! •Door-to-Door Bus Service Included •Lunch and Snacks Provided •Great Sibling Discounts

•Ages 3 to 15

•Electives •Sports Instruction •Creative Arts •Performing Arts •Boating •Fishing •Horseback •Red Cross Swim Lessons •Archery •Outdoor Skills


OPEN HOUSES Sunday, March 8th & 22nd 1pm to 3pm

174 Lambertville Hopewell Rd., Hopewell, NJ 08525 • (609) 466-1212

2020 Summer Art Camps Weekly options for art enrichment Ages 5-16 | June 22 - September 4 Register today!

Paul Robeson Center for the Arts 102 Witherspoon Street Princeton, NJ 609-924-8777 artscouncilofprinceton.org

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SUMMER PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN JUNE 29–JULY 31, 2020 Register for 1-5 week sessions

Summer Intensive Junior: Ages 9-11 Summer Intensive Intermediate: Ages 11+ To learn more, visit arballet.org Princeton Ballet School



REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! hunschool.org/summer Email summer@hunschool.org for discounts and details! STUDENTS’ GUIDE TO SUMMER

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Princeton University Sports Camps offers over 70 sports camps and clinics annually for young athletes. All camps are held on the beautiful and historic campus, located in the heart of Princeton, New Jersey. Overnight campers reside in the University dormitories and enjoy meals from various dining halls around campus. Each camp is directed by varsity coaches from Princeton University with assistance from college coaches and players from around the country.

PrincetonSportsCamps.com camps@princeton.edu | 609-258-3369 STUDENTS’ GUIDE TO SUMMER

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Creativity stARTs here

JUNE 22 – SEPT 4, 2020 Arts Camps at West Windsor Arts Center are more than an alternative to traditional day camp. They offer kids the chance to unleash their imagination! Have fun and make friends while developing skills in drawing, painting, sculpture, comics, digital art, fashion, theater, filmmaking, music and more. For more information or to register: westwindsorarts.org • 609.716.1931

952 Alexander Road, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

EARLY BIRD PRICING Save 10% through March 13

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An Overnight Camping Experience for Everyone Co-Ed, Ages 6-17, 6-week or 3-week options Located in the Adirondacks on St. Regis Lake Contact us: (919) 357-5533 info@campregisapplejack.com www.campregisapplejack.com ww Camp Regis Applejack is an ACA Accredited Camp, founded in 1946

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Martin Center for Dance 11 Princess Rd. Suite G Lawrenceville, NJ 08648 www.MartinBartonArts.com - 609-937-8878


Summer Ballet Workshop for Ages 8-10

A full day of dance-related fun including ballet class, choreography, crafts and more.

July 20 -24, & July 27 - 31, 2020 9:00am-4:00pm daily - Monday-Friday Experienced, professional faculty

Jennifer Gladney Erika Mero

love dancing!

Visit our website for full information and to register: www.MartinBartonArts.com

Summer is for Singing at Camp Westrick!

Choir Camp for rising 4th-9th Graders who love to sing. One week only July 27-31, 2020.

Poco Voce Choir for Grades 1&2 begins Thursday, March 12.

This 10-week class meets from 5:00-5:45 pm. Classes are designed to engage young singers in a joyful choral experience.

This fun music camp features choir rehearsals and performance with leading children’s choir directors, plus musical theater workshops, percussion classes, and more. Daily 9 am - 3 pm with optional early and late hours available.

231 Clarksville Road, Princeton Junction • WestrickMusic.org/camp Questions? Call us at 609-688-1888 H O M E O F P R I N C E T O N G I R L C H O I R • P R I N C E T O N B O YC H O I R • P O C O V O C E C H O I R STUDENTS’ GUIDE TO SUMMER

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Lucky Dog Camp

Summertime adventures for boys and girls ages 4-11

Lucky Dog Camp gives kids an opportunity to play the old fashioned way, outside, in a relaxed, beautiful setting, free to roam the fields, woods, and streams to explore and play.

Session One: July 6 – July 17 Session Two: July 27– August 7

www.luckydogcamp.com STUDENTS’ GUIDE TO SUMMER

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A Quaker co-educational summer camp for children in pre-K through grade 8

• Ten, one week sessions (June 15-Aug. 21) • Caring, diverse community • Daily swim • Drama and Art programs available • Weekly Themes • Large wooded campus

camp@princetonfriendsschool.org (609) 683-1194 ext. 50 • www.princetonfriendsschool.org 470 Quaker Road • Princeton, NJ 08540


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HOUSE & TRAVEL HOCKEY CAMPS Jr. Stars Recreational Hockey Camps Travel Level Hockey Camps Visit www.proskatenj.com for all listings of 2020 Summer Camps at ProSkate! INTRO TO ICE HOCKEY CAMP Hockey Camp is designed for boys and girls ages 5 to 12. It’s a great introduction into ice hockey in a fun & safe environment! No ice skating experience necessary. The children learn to play in small groups through games and activities. Experience the coolest camp around! LEARN TO ICE SKATE CAMP Learn to Skate Camp is designed for boys and girls ages 5 to 12. It’s a great way to learn the basics of ice skating! No ice skating experience necessary. Children learn to skate in small groups, with a strong focus on fun and skill development. Join the fun this summer!

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Students’ Guide to Summer — Directory AOY (Artists of Yardley) Arts Center. . . . . . . . 10 949 Mirror Lake Road, Yardley, Pa. 215.493.1205; aoyartcenter.org Make new friends at AOY, your regional Art Center and finalist as a Best in Bucks Kids Camp for 2019. Explore drawing, painting, sculpting, printmaking, and more. We are offering over 70 amazing camps, with exciting new classes in glass painting, sewing, oil painting, photography, sculpting, weaving, jewelry making, and crafting creatures in 3D. Classes are half days, mornings and afternoons, and can be signed up for by the week. The Arts Council of Princeton. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 Paul Robeson Center for the Arts 102 Witherspoon Street, Princeton 609.924.8777; artscouncilofprinceton.org The Arts Council of Princeton offers full-day, week-long camps for ages 5-16. We have something for everyone this summer with a wide variety of media, techniques, and subject matter. Our camps offer a variety of art mediums, including those that feature full-day concentrated programs. All sessions are led by professional art instructors who will guide participants along the way to achieve individual creative goals while fostering group collaborations in a supportive environment. Sign up before March 15 to receive an early bird discount! The Cambridge School. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 100 Straube Center Boulevard, Pennington 609.730.9553; thecambridgeschool.org Summer is a time for “fun in the sun” and while some regression is expected for all children over the summer months, children with learning differences are often profoundly affected by the lapse in instruction. The best remedy for regression is to prevent it, and summer programs focusing on remedial, accelerated, or enriched learning have been shown to have a positive effect on students’ content and skill retention (Cooper et al., 2000). Cambridge School’s Summer Program offers a unique opportunity for students to continue receiving academic instruction in the morning and to participate in a variety of enrichment activities in the afternoon. Camp Regis Applejack . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 15 Heron Lane, Paul Smiths, N.Y. 919.357.5533; campregisapplejack.com Two Camps in One: Camp Regis is for campers ages 6 through 12 and well suited to new and firsttime campers. Here the focus is on the group living experience as well as introducing campers to new activities. We have found that these young campers make an excellent adjustment to camp life, often getting over homesickness far quicker than many teenagers. Camp Applejack camp was founded for teenagers aged 13 to 16. In the Applejack teen camp campers focus more on improving their skill set, learning new skills, and a more rigorous camping experience.

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The College of New Jersey . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 2000 Pennington Road, Ewing 609.771.2369; summer.tcnj.edu The College of New Jersey offers hundreds of courses across multiple summer sessions. Summer courses are open to continuing TCNJ students seeking to accelerate their degree, take a course for personal interest, or re-take a required course. Courses are also open to visiting students, as well as incoming fall students who want to get ahead on their college career. Community District Alliance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 48 Dunns Mill Road, Bordentown 60.298.0025 x1200 asaranin@bordentown.k12.nj.us The Community District Alliance (CDA) offers a variety of summer camps and programs that will satisfy the visual and performing artist, the athlete, the adventurer, the leader, and the technology enthusiast. CDA Programs are custom designed specific to grade or age, reasonably priced, and offer the convenience and service that parents need. Hopewell Valley Children’s Theatre. . . . . . . . . 12 P.O. Box 834, Pennington; hvct.org Hopewell Valley Children’s Theatre (HVCT) is a youth development performing arts organization that offers a summer program for children in grades 1-12. Our performance-based theater programs provide an opportunity for all children to participate in full stage musical productions. We believe, through quality instruction by our talented drama, vocal, and dance staff, that the performing arts have the ability to build confidence, character, and selfesteem. Children grow as individuals, learn to work as a team, and develop a lifelong appreciation of the arts. The Hun School of Princeton Summer Programs. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 176 Edgerstoune Road, Princeton hunschool.org/summer We believe students learn best while having fun and that summer should be exhilarating. The Hun School offers summer program options for students of all ages. Discover a new passion or develop a new skill, and make new friends at the same time. Hun Summer Programs run from June to August, serve students ages 5–18, and are open to all — current Hun students and the greater community. Our 45-acre campus is less than two miles from downtown Princeton and Princeton University. JCC Abrams Camps. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 148 Cedarville Road, East Windsor 609.606.7070; jccabramscamps.org JCC Abrams Camps is more than just a camp. Our premier camp program is for pre-K through 10th grade at our campus with three outdoor pools, 30’ rock wall, ninja adventure track, athletic fields, sports courts, organic gardens, theater, sports barn, and new LEGO lounge. Camp fees include air-conditioned transportation from central bus locations, nutritious lunches and snacks, and weekly STUDENTS’ GUIDE TO SUMMER

specialist-led activities in aquatics, sports, creative and performing arts, outdoor adventure, STEM, nature, and camp traditions that create forever memories. The Laurel School Summer Program – Planet Protectors 2020. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 800 North Road, Hopewell 609.566.6000 laurelschoolprinceton.org/summer2020 Join the Laurel School Planet Protectors this summer to keep those hard-earned academic skills sharp while enjoying environmentally-aware creative science and engineering exploration. All students receive daily specialized instruction in reading, math, language arts, science, and engineering, within the theme of environmental stewardship. Lawrenceville Summer Scholars. . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 609.620.6683 summerscholars.lawrenceville.org Our 300+ Summer Scholars, grades 6-8 (Middle School) and 9-10 (High School), have the chance to roll up their sleeves and explore new fields of study in project-focused courses. Whether enrolled as a residential or day scholar, all students participate in House competitions and activities. Lucky Dog Camp. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 24 Elm Ridge Road, Pennington 609.658.3958; luckydogcamp.com Lucky Dog Camps gives kids an opportunity to play the old-fashioned way, outside in a relaxed, beautiful setting free to roam the fields, woods, and stream to explore and play. What do kids want to do in the summer? Just ask a Lucky Dog Camper what they do each day: Build a fort, relax in a hammock, play gaga ball, laugh with the counselors, explore Stony Brook, make a fairy garden, play in the sprinkler, play Jenga, capture the flag, dodge ball, cards, critter-catching, chess, connect 4, checkers, spoons, mafia, tetherball, play go fish, swing on swings, eat lunch in the shade, story time, kickball, volleyball, build with blocks, free choice, pet the dogs, feed the donkeys, look for the “lucky dog,” and just hang with my friends! Martin Center For Dance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 11 Princess Road, Suite G, Lawrence 609.937.8878; martinbartonarts.com Looking for the perfect experience for your young dancer? A dance experience with highly educated professional teachers with years of experience in a nurturing and positive atmosphere? We have the most experienced faculty in the tri-state area with our star children’s teachers Jennifer Gladney and Erika Mero. Your young dancer deserves the best experience. Join us for our Children’s Summer Ballet Workshop. Douglas Martin and Mary Barton offer you a warm welcome at our new, customdesigned, 5,000-square-foot studios.

Movement with Joy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 416 Route 518, Blawenburg 609.844.0151; movementwithjoy@gmail.com Joy Vrooman Sayen is a board-certified dance movement therapist and nationally certified counselor. Joy works with children dealing with a wide range of challenges affecting their learning, behavior, social, and emotional well-being. In her private practice the creative and in-the-present aspects of play and movement provide a natural therapeutic modality particularly appropriate for helping children work through their challenges. Newgrange School — Extended School Year Program. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 526 South Olden Avenue, Hamilton 609.584.1800; thenewgrange.org Give your child an unforgettable summer while staying engaged in school curriculum and experiencing enrichment options to bridge the learning gap between June and September. Northlandz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 495 US-202, Flemington 908.782.4022; Northlandz.com At Northlandz, we believe kids should experience much more than just watching model trains. So, to provide a unique and exciting experience of train travel to the kids, we also have an outdoor train to ride. The train runs on a real track and is pulled by a steam engine that passes through different landscapes and a short tunnel. You can watch the scenery roll by as the train chugs along. Peddie Basketball Camp. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 Wriede Performance Academy 201 S Main Street, Hightstown 609.631.5470; wpacamps.com PGC Bickford Golf Camp. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 Peddie School Golf Course 201 S Main Street, Hightstown 609.638.9174; wpacamps.com Whether your child is new to the game, or a more accomplished player who wants to someday play high school golf, Peddie Golf Camp has a program for them! PGC is a camp for boys and girls ages 6-14 that examines all aspects of the swing, paying particular attention to the fundamentals that allow for a repeatable, lifelong swing. However, PGC also feels strongly about having the experience be more than just about the perfect swing. Campers learn course management, proper etiquette, and some strategies for lower golf scores. In addition, Bickford and his staff also stress campers’ respect for the game, their peers, and themselves. Princeton Ballet School and American Repertory Ballet. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 609.921.7758; Arballet.org/pbs Founded in 1954 by Audrey Estey, Princeton Ballet School is one of the nation’s finest nonprofit dance schools. Many things set Princeton Ballet School apart from the usual dance schools, the most important being our philosophy, our faculty, our affiliation with a professional ballet company, our dedication to live music in the classroom, and our facilities.

Princeton Dance and Theater Studio, Inc.. . . . . 7 116 Rockingham Row, Princeton 609.514.1600; princetondance.com Educational and fun summer dance experiences await students of all ages and levels at Princeton Dance and Theater Studio. PDT’s full- and half-day programs include ballet, modern dance, hip-hop, and tap. One- to five-week programs are geared toward those who want to learn dance in a supportive environment. Princeton Day School. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 650 Great Road, Princeton 609.924.0992; pds.org/summer-programs Welcome to another exciting summer at Princeton Day School Summer Programs! Open to all, our camps start June 8 and finish on August 7. During those weeks our 106-acre campus will teem with scientists conducting experiments, sculptors working with clay, actors rehearsing productions, tennis players perfecting their game, writers polishing their essays, future DJs developing their craft, and so much more. A full menu of half- and full-day programs are designed to engage, inspire, and make summer fun with great instructors and counselors. Princeton Friends Summer Camp. . . . . . . . . . . 23 470 Quaker Road, Princeton 609.683.1194 ext. 50 princetonfriendsschool.org Princeton Friends School is a traditional summer camp where children play, create, imagine, and build together in the beautiful woods on the campus of the Princeton Friends School. Each weekly theme is explored through arts and crafts, games, and skits performed for the community. Art Camp explores the weekly theme through mediums, artists, and crafts, while Drama Camp writes, rehearses, and performs a new show every week for the entire community to enjoy. Daily swimming at Broadmead Swim Club is offered for all camps. Princeton International School of Mathematics and Science (PRISMS). . . . . . . . 16 19 Lambert Drive, Princeton 609.454.5580; Prismsus.org PRISMS Summer Program for rising sixth- to eighth-graders. PRISMS is an independent high school accredited by MSA-CESS. Upholding the educational philosophies of “incorporating the best educational practices in China and the U.S.” and “love and respect,” PRISMS is dedicated to nurturing integrity, competence, and global vision in our students. Students are challenged with rigorous curriculum taught by PRISMS faculty, small class size, and personalized and interactive learning. Princeton Montessori. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 487 Cherry Valley Road, Princeton 609.924.4594 princetonmontessori.org/summerquest SummerQuest at Princeton Montessori School is a wholesome, stimulating, nurturing experience for your child. The summer program, although implemented with a Montessori approach and seasoned teachers, is unique and separate from the school year. The novel experiences we design for your children evolve around outdoors, crafts, special STUDENTS’ GUIDE TO SUMMER

field trips and visitors, theater, friendships, and favorite traditions like gardening, building teepees and forts in the woods, and time for daydreaming and unstructured time with familiar and new friends. Princeton Photo Workshops. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 Princeton; 609.921.3519 princetonphotoworkshop.com Are you one of the many photographers who loves to shoot pictures? Do you want to be among the few who learn how to make your photos exceptional? Our classes, photo field trips, Photo Day Camp for teens, private instruction, special events and corporate workshops offer photographers at every skill level practical concepts, tips, and techniques that help you shoot and process better photographs. Our experienced instructors are, first and foremost, exceptional teachers who are passionate about sharing their skills with their students. Princeton Recreation Department Summer Camps. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 380 Witherspoon Street, Princeton 609.921.9480; princetonrecreation.com Registration begins on March 2 for Princeton Recreation Department’s Summer Camps. PRD Day Camp is open to grades 1-6, PRD Teen Travel Camp is open to grades 7-10. Princeton Speech Language and Learning Center. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 615 Executive Drive, Princeton 609.924.7080; info@psllcnj.com Princeton Speech-Language & Learning Center (PSLLC) is a comprehensive private practice committed to excellence in the identification, evaluation, and treatment of individuals of all ages with speech, language, academic, and social communication difficulties. We also offer comprehensive psychological services including psychoeducational testing and individual treatment. Clients turn to PSLLC because research has shown that effective speech-language therapy, academic, and emotional support at the right time can greatly improve a child’s chances of success in school and in life. Princeton University Sports Camps . . . . . . . . . 17 71 University Place, Princeton 609.258.3369; princetonsportscamps.com Since the early 1990s, Princeton University has been offering sport-specific camps for young athletes. Today, Princeton University hosts over 70 sports camps and clinics annually. All camps are held on the beautiful and historic campus, located in the heart of Princeton. Overnight campers reside in the University dormitories and enjoy meals in various dining facilities around campus. Each camp is directed by the Princeton University varsity coaches, with assistance from college coaches and players from around the country. ProSkate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 1000 Cornwall Road, Monmouth Junction 732.940.6400; proskatenj.com Spend your summer on ice. ProSkate offers Learn to Skate and Learn to Play Ice Hockey camps, as well as house and travel hockey camps. Birthday party packages and group events also available.

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Rambling Pines Day Camp. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 174 Lambertville Hopewell Road, Hopewell 609.466.1212; ramblingpines.com Since our opening in 1976, we have created a fun, exciting, and nurturing environment for children of all ages. Our camp is located on 225 acres of fields and woods in the nearby Sourland Mountains. We have four beautiful heated swimming pools, airconditioned interior spaces, and activities to suit every child’s likes and abilities. We have aquatics, athletics, performing arts, creative arts, outdoor education, horseback riding, and so much more.

Terhune Orchards. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 330 Cold Soil Road, Princeton 609.924.2310; Terhuneorchards.com/summer-camp Terhune Orchards welcomes children to enjoy a unique, fun-filled week of summer camp on the farm. As a 200-acre working family farm, Terhune Orchards provides exciting, educational, and rewarding opportunities for campers who will engage in hands-on activities that provide an understanding of how a farm operates. Come and experience life on the farm. Terhune Camps are certified by the State of New Jersey Youth Camp Standards.

Red Raider Day Camp . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 The Pennington School 112 West Delaware Avenue, Pennington 877.671.2267 kecamps.com/camps/the-pennington-school Each day of camp will be a new and exciting experience for our campers, as no two days are alike! The bulk of camp will be spent participating in a wide variety of activities throughout the day that may include arts and crafts, group games, fun with foods, STEM challenges, sports and recreation, electives, and so much more.

Villa Victoria Academy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 376 West Upper Ferry Road, Ewing 609.882.1700, ext. 419 Colleen White, director of admissions, cwhite@ villavictoria.org Villa Victoria Academy is an all-girls, college preparatory school for girls in grades 6-12. The mission of Villa Victoria is to respect the inherent dignity of each individual, to educate the whole person, and to empower young women to reach their full potential and influence the world in a truly Christian manner. Villa girls graduate as compassionate, confident leaders.

Sigma Academy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 114 Tamarack Circle, Skillman 609.454.5499 ; thesigmaacademy.com Premier tutoring institution for AP/Honors/CP level help in math, sciences, statistics, APUSH, APAH, APCS, SAT, PSAT, and SAT2 Subject Tests. Small group classes with individualized attention. Convenient evening and weekend classes at very affordable rates. Year-long classes and shortterm test preparation classes with no contracts/ commitments. Sky Zone Hamilton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 17 Quakerbridge Plaza, Unit B, Hamilton 609.587.5867 infohamilton@skyzone.com Experience SKY Camp! This unique camp runs five weeks, June-August. Each week will feature a theme and different activities! Special rates available now. Solebury School. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 6832 Phillips Mill Road, New Hope, Pa. 215.862.5261; solebury.org/summer Offering enrichment classes, day camp, CIT program, swim lessons, swim club, StarCatchers Theater Camp, and StarCatchers Scenic Arts Camp. Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart Summer Camps. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 1200 Stuart Road, Princeton 609.921.2330 stuartschool.org/summer From sports camps to summer courses, our summer programs take campers outside to explore Stuart’s 55-acre wooded campus in Princeton, into the art studio and science labs, onto the stage, and out to the sports fields. We are also pleased to offer a variety of summer programs through our partners Lavner Camps and Summer Institute for the Gifted.

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The Watershed Institute. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 31 Titus Mill Road, Pennington 609.737.7592; thewatershed.org Students in the Watershed Academy for High School Students learn about answers to some of today’s most pressing environmental issues as they engage in field research and participate in conservation projects. These weeklong summer courses spark curiosity, instill passion, and provide opportunities for students to explore research and career options. Westminster Conservatory of Music. . . . . . . . . 25 101 Walnut Lane, Princeton 609.921.7104; rider.edu/conservatorycamps Take your music to the next level — at camp. The Conservatory offers a variety of music camps for toddlers through high school. We welcome students with or without previous musical experience. There is something for everyone! Westrick Music Academy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 231 Clarksville Rd, Princeton Junction 609.688.1888; westrickmusic.org/camp For kids who love music, Camp Westrick features singing rehearsals and performance with some of the country’s leading children’s choir directors, workshops in musical theater, classes in drumming and ukulele, and more. Our experienced instructors and counselors create a fun, safe environment where students develop musical and vocal technique. The week culminates in a celebratory performance for family and friends. Camp is for rising fourth- to ninth-graders. It runs July 27-31 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. No audition is required. West Windsor Arts Center. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 952 Alexander Road, Princeton Junction 609.716.1931; westwindsorarts.org West Windsor Arts Center offers a variety of summer camps for kids ages 5 to 14 in such media as STUDENTS’ GUIDE TO SUMMER

drawing, painting, photography, theater, and music. All are taught by highly accomplished teaching artists. The summer 2020 arts camps program runs from June 22–September 4, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., with extended-day scheduling options. Wriede Performance Swim Academy at Peddie School. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 Peddie School Aquatics Center 155 Etra Road, Hightstown 609.631.5470; wpacamps.com June 22–26: WPA Technique for Competitive Swimmers — Coed day camp for swimmers who want to improve their technique in the pool for higher levels of performance. Campers will be exposed to cutting-edge drills and skills used by the top competitors around the world. Underwater video analysis will help provide swimmers immediate feedback on technical corrections that can be implemented for greater efficiency. Outside of the pool, campers will be instructed in the areas of flexibility, core strength, and visualization to help facilitate improved stroke balance. This camp is designed to meet swimmers of all abilities who have a prior background in the sport. July 13–17: NIKE Swim Camp at Peddie — WPA Swim Camp has partnered with NIKE Swim Camps to bring a new experience for the summer of 2020. This coed day camp is designed for swimmers who want to learn more about the training methods of today’s top level athletes. Utilizing current training principles, campers will experience new styles of workouts designed to help athletes advance their skill and improve their times. In the water, campers will be analyzed through video which will provide an in-depth review of all four strokes. Outside of the pool, campers will be instructed in the areas of nutrition, strength training, and mental training to help create a well-balanced athlete. Youth Camps are designed for ages 8-18. YingHua International School. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 25 Laurel Avenue, Kingston 609.375.8015; yhis.org YingHua International School Summer Camp is the only Chinese Immersion Cultural Camp in the Princeton area, offering children the unique opportunity to learn and effectively use Mandarin in order to obtain an authentic introduction and understanding of the Chinese culture. All campers interact daily with native Chinese speakers who have a comprehensive understanding of Chinese culture. During their time at YHIS Summer Camp, campers gain an astounding level of competency in the language and a better knowledge of Chinese traditions — no matter their cultural background. YMCA Camp Mason. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 23 Birch Ridge Road, Hardwick 908.362.8217; campmason.org At Camp Mason, we pride ourselves in offering our families a unique blend of traditional and adventure summer camp experiences. Whether you’re looking for a traditional overnight camp, day camp, ranch camp, adventure trips, or counselor-intraining program, Camp Mason has a program that’s right for you.

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