Find the perfect summer camp for your little adventurer!
The Summer Day Camp is the most traditional of camps at Bretton Woods. Day camp is for children ages 5-12 with a Counselor in Training (CIT) program for campers ages 13-15. Campers spend their days playing field games, doing arts and crafts projects, learning group songs and games, and swimming under the guidance of experienced staff. Swim lessons are included in the cost of camp and a swim test is required for all campers each week in order to participate in free swim. Optional tennis lessons or soccer lessons are available.
Also check out Bretton Woods Adaptive: An integrated outdoor adventure and day camp program that provides outdoor adventure and traditional day camp to children of all abilities and learning needs. Check out our review here!
Also available is Adventure Camp! The Bretton Woods Adventure Camp is a fun, active, educative, one-of-a-kind camp for youth ages 6 to 15. An environmental education component is embedded in a safe but challenging week of hiking, canoeing, fishing, rapid swimming, tubing, nature craft building, zip lines and rope-courses. State qualified and vetted staff provides a safe, fun and educational experience for all our participants.
Immerse your children in a week of hands-on environmental science & education where they will learn what it means to be a Citizen Scientist. From exploring the Anacostia River, to trying their hand at fishing, and even meeting some real birds of prey in person; your child will take part in real environmental field-studies alongside professionals. One week sessions of DC ECO-Camp run June 24 through August 5. Ages 10-15. $350/scientist. Located directly across from Nationals Stadium!
iD Tech is the world leader in summer STEM education, with 400,000 alumni since 1999, and 150 prestigious campus locations including American, Georgetown, Howard, Stanford, and NYU. Students ages 7-19 learn to code, design video games, produce videos, design Fortnite-inspired levels, mod Minecraft, create with Roblox, engineer robots, model and print 3D characters, work with AI and machine learning, build laptops, learn about cybersecurity, and more! Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs that instill in-demand skills and embolden students to shape the future. Just 5-10 students per instructor (maximum 10) so students can enjoy personalized learning at their pace.
The Cathay Center
The Cathay Center, located in Rockville, Maryland (Click here to learn about their camps in Howard County) offers a wide variety of STEAM based camps for kids pre-k through middle school including Lego and Robotics, Programming, Coding, Webdesign, 3D Modeling, Cyber Security, VBlogger, NASA STEM, Science, Musical Theater, Drama, Dance (Hip-Hop, Ballet), Design and Modeling, a variety of Arts and Crafts, Digital Art, Cooking, Chess, Magic, Nature and Gardening, Future Leaders (Public Speaking, TED Talk Kids, Social Skills, Little CEO, Future Investors, Leadership, Event Planning, Girl Power), Chinese Language, Academics, plus Gym and Martial Arts!
Bach 2 Rock
Summers ROCK at Bach to Rock! Enroll your child now for a 10% off early-bird discount before April 15 with promocode Adventure19.
Kids love to ROCK at Bach to Rock’s Summer Camps! With children’s programs from toddlers to teens, your young music lover will find their groove at Bach to Rock. Visit www.BachtoRock.com/Camps for more info and to sign up!
A popular music school in the DC area and throughout the country, B2R’s unique method is based on the knowledge that students learn best when they join together to play the music they like the most. And they believe that learning to play music should be fun; afterall, it’s called “play” for a reason!
Summer sessions are offered at six convenient locations in DC and around the DMV. No musical experience is necessary to sign up. And you can enjoy 10% off all summer camps if you register before April 15 at one of the following locations: Bethesda, MD; Gaithersburg, MD; Herndon, VA; Lansdowne, VA; McLean, VA; South Riding, VA.
The following sessions being offered this summer:
- ROCK CITY® WORLD TOUR (AGES 4-7)
- ROCK BAND (AGES 7+)
- B2R GLEE (AGES 7+)
- RECORD A STUDIO DEMO (AGES 7+)
- RECORDING ARTS (AGES 10+)
- INTRO TO DJING (AGES 10+)
Adventure Theatre Camps and Workshops
Adventure Theatre MTC offers additional opportunities for children to explore dramatic and theatrical arts in a fun, safe environment. Camps and workshops for elementary school-age students incorporate the fundamentals of acting and creative drama in an accessible and enjoyable atmosphere. Programs for middle- and high-school students provide immersive experiences for aspiring theater and musical theater artists.
Since 1993, Calleva has been providing outdoor adventures for families in the Washington DC area. Our summer camp programs run out of Riley’s Lock along the C&O Canal at the confluence of Seneca Creek and the Potomac River. Calleva has something for everyone — from day programs for your little ones to week long high adventures for teens. Our camps are designed around a 5-day “building block style” curriculum with age-appropriate adventures!
Camp Twin Creeks
With over 60 years of history, Camp Twin Creeks offers a traditional two week sleepaway camp program. Campers arrive and depart together, enabling them to form lasting friendships. A totally complete summer camp experience!
Camp Twin Creeks offers a beautifully maintained camp property, a wide variety of camp programs offered in a structured and safe environment, cultural exposure for children with campers from many different countries, and unprecedented opportunities for friendship and independence a sleepaway camp offers.
Kayak Skills and Nature Workshop
Campers will build lifelong kayaking skills while exploring a passion for science and our waterways in Southern Maryland! Each day is a new experience — from hands-on science lessons to new kayaking skills. Kayak skills are taught through games and activities. Campers will explore animals in their natural habitat! Led by Atlantic Kayak Company. No experience necessary.
Camp is held at Mattawoman Creek Nature Center June 24-27 and Gilbert Run Park July 8-11 for campers ages 8-12. Register with Charles County Parks.