Whether you’re looking for a full-time summer program, a week away at a residential camp, or a day of sporting and recreation activity for your child, the north East Pennsylvanian area has a wide range of activities to keep the children busy this summer.
Most summer camps/classes are currently accepting registrations, and many parents are using this opportunity to reserve their places in order to avoid the risk of spots getting filled up.
Check out our list of 5 Camps and classes to consider this summer.
The Stroud Region Open Space & Recreation Commission (SROSRC) will run their summer day camp on Monday’s to Fridays from June 22 to August 14. They promise 8 weekly themes of sporting and leisurely fun, education and making new friends.
Visit srosrc.org to learn more about their pricing and full schedule.
Now in its 24th year, the East Stroudsburg University (ESU) for Kids Summer program will run weekdays from July 13 – 31 this year. Schedules are flexible – there are options to choose from one fifteen day course, two fifteen day courses, or up to seven courses per day! Courses range from piano and guitar lessons, Jewelry making, writers workshops, cooking and volleyball. View the brochure here. For full schedule and pricing, visit the website.
Summer Day Camp
Pocono Environmental Educational Center (PEEC)
538 Emery Road
Since 1998 PEEC’s nature day camp have provided a wide range of fun activities for campers Activites include hiking, playing games, and exploring a national park under close supervision by trained camp staff. The camp runs from Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm and transportation service is available at $50 a week from either Milford Health Center or the Bushkill General Store (Pickup times are 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.). The camp will begin on June 29 and run thru to August 21.
The Shawnee Theatrical Arts Resource Center (S.T.A.R.S.) Summer Camps offers an educational and fun based theatre experience for campers. Children are taught about performance art and choreography and will help assist one of 6 shows at the end of the session. Click here to learn more.