Nature/Outdoors | Kids Out and About Albany

The Capital District online guide to everything for kids, teens, & families!

Summer Academy for Youth at The College of Saint Rose

The Summer Academy for Youth is a summer enrichment program for youth in grades six through ten, and the focus of this program is to provide fun and educational summer experiences in an effort to increase understanding in a given subject matter and to foster summer learning on a College campus.
432 Western Avenue
Albany , NY , 12203
Phone: 518-454-5144
42° 39' 50.7132" N, 73° 47' 8.052" W

Children's Museum of Science and Technology (CMOST)

The Children's Museum of Science and Technology (CMOST) is the only science center in the Tech Valley designed for kids and parents.
250 Jordan Road
Troy , NY , 12180
Phone: 518-235-2120
42° 40' 37.2288" N, 73° 41' 52.3608" W

Mountain Ridge Adventure Treetop Challenge Course & Zip Line Park

Mountain Ridge Adventure is the Capital Region’s new treetop challenge course and zip line park. Come traverse obstacles from tree to tree 50’ in the air, located on top of a 1,000’ mountain, or for those not up for the challenge course, enjoy our zip line course down a 500’ long gorge.
300 Weatherwax Road
Schenectady , NY , 12302
Phone: 518-227-1058
42° 54' 32.346" N, 74° 2' 23.7228" W

Organization:

Location:

5052 Delaware Turnpike
Rensselaerville, NY, 12147
United States

Phone:

5187973440

Family Story Time at Lake Myosotis with Rensselaerville Library

Dates: 
07/25/2018
08/15/2018
08/29/2018
Time: 
4:30 PM

Location:

Eldridge research station at Huyck Preserve
284 Pond Hill Rd.
Rensselaerville, NY, 12147
United States

Phone:

5187973440

Location:

340 Whitehall Road
Albany, NY, 12208
United States

Phone:

518-438-6651

2018 Albany JCC Dunkin' Run

Dates: 
09/16/2018
Time: 
start times vary

Location:

WHBI Cafeteria through Queensbury P&R
425 Aviation Rd
Queensbury, NY, 12804
United States

Phone:

5183732864

3..2..1.. Blast Off! Mad Science Camp through Queensbury P&R

Dates: 
07/20/2018
Time: 
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Location:

340 Whitehall Road
Albany, NY, 12208
United States

Phone:

518-438-6651

Albany JCC Summer Camps

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
9 am to 4:30 pm; early and late care available

Location:

85 South Main Street
Castleton-on-Hudson, NY, 12033
United States

Phone:

518-732-0879

Apple Orchard Storytime

Dates: 
08/30/2018
Time: 
10:30 a.m.

Organization:

Serrago's Swimmers

Location:

314 South Manning Blvd
Albany, NY, 12206
United States

Phone:

518-961-0112

Backyard Learn to Swim Lessons

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
10AM-4:00PM

Location:

Malta Community Center
One Bayberry Dr.
Malta, NY, 12020
United States

Phone:

518-899-4411

Camp Malta

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
9:00am-4:00pm

Organization:

Location:

One Town Hall Plaza
Clifton Park, NY, 12065
United States

Phone:

518-371-6667

Clifton Park Farm Fest

Dates: 
09/15/2018
09/16/2018
Time: 
10 am to 5 pm

Location:

85 South Main Street
Castleton-on-Hudson, NY, 12033
United States

Phone:

518-732-0879

Community Garden Storytime

Dates: 
07/19/2018
Time: 
10:30 a.m.

Organization:

Location:

107 Nott Terrace Ste. 301
Schenectady, NY, 12308-3170
United States

Phone:

518-372-1622 ext. 259

Compost Fair and Education Day

Dates: 
07/28/2018
Time: 
10 am to 2 pm

Location:

1797 Main Street
Delanson, NY, 12053
United States

Phone:

518-895-2199

Concerts in the Park

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/26/2018
08/02/2018
Time: 
6:30 pm

Location:

678 Route 67
Ballston Spa, NY, 12020
United States

Phone:

(518)885-9543

Double M Rodeo

Dates: 
07/20/2018
07/27/2018
08/03/2018
Time: 
Gates Open at 6 pm -- Rodeo at 8 pm

Location:

4254 NY Highway 43
Wynantskill, NY, 12198
United States

Phone:

5182863449

Enchanted Forest

Dates: 
07/23/2018
07/24/2018
07/25/2018
Time: 
9:00AM-3:30PM, Extended day available

Location:

Huyck Preserve and Biological Research Station
284 Pond Hill Rd.
Rensselaerville, NY, 12147
United States

Phone:

5187973440

Exploring Geology at the Huyck Preserve

Dates: 
08/25/2018
Time: 
10:00 AM

Organization:

Location:

475 Dyken Pond Road
Cropseyville, NY, 12052
United States

Phone:

(518) 658-2055

Fishing 101 : Jr. Naturalist Program

Dates: 
08/25/2018
Time: 
1-2:30 PM

Location:

596 Pawling Ave.
Troy, NY, 12180
United States

Phone:

518-272-8029

Hope 7 Community Center Summer Day Camp

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
7AM-5:30PM

Organization:

Location:

605 Old Saratoga Road
Gansevoort, NY, 12831
United States

Phone:

518-793-0511

Hudson River Kayak at Moreau Lake State Park

Dates: 
07/26/2018
Time: 
10 am-1:30 pm

Location:

Ellms Family Farm
448 Charlton Rd
Ballston Spa, NY, 12020
United States

Insane Inflatable 5k-Albany

Dates: 
09/08/2018
Time: 
8:30 AM - 1 PM

Location:

c/o Proctors, 432 State St.
Schenenectady, NY, 12305
United States

Phone:

382-3884 x 114

Jazz on Jay

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/26/2018
08/02/2018
Time: 
12-1:30 pm

Location:

Mater Christi School
35 Hurst Ave.
Albany, NY, 12208
United States

Phone:

(518) 376-6668

JMU4KIDS HARRY POTTER CAMP

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
7:30am-5:30pm

Location:

Saint Gregory's School
121 Old Niskayuna Road
Loudonville, NY, 12211
United States

Phone:

(518) 376-6668

JMU4KIDS SCIENCE CAMP

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
7:30am-5:30pm

Location:

Academy of the Holy Names
1073 New Scotland Road
Albany, NY, 12208
United States

Phone:

518-376-6668

JMU4KIDS XTREME CAMP

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
7:30am-5:30pm

Location:

Club Scientific Loudonville Location
510 Albany Shaker Road
Loudonville, NY, 12211
United States

Phone:

5184799888

Jr. Oceanographer

Dates: 
08/06/2018
08/07/2018
08/08/2018
Time: 
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m. (pre and post camp activities available)

Organization:

Location:

3770 Carman Road
Schenectady, NY, 12303
United States

Phone:

5186880450

KIDZ KORNER SUMMER CAMP

Dates: 
07/23/2018
07/30/2018
08/06/2018
Time: 
7:00am - 6:00pm

Organization:

Location:

605 Old Saratoga Road
Gansevoort, NY, 12831
United States

Phone:

518-793-0511

Knee High Naturalist at Moreau Lake Park

Dates: 
07/19/2018
Time: 
10-11 am or 1-2 pm

Organization:

Location:

135 Academy Road
Albany, NY, 12208
United States

Phone:

518 429 2332

Leaps & Bounds Adventure Camp

Dates: 
07/30/2018
07/31/2018
08/01/2018
Time: 
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (some days between 6:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m.)

Location:

Jay Street near Schenectady City Hall
Jay Street
Schenectady, NY, 12305
United States

Little Italy StreetFest Schenectady

Dates: 
09/08/2018
Time: 
12 pm - 9 pm

Organization:

Location:

2725 Mariaville Road
Rotterdam, NY, 12306
United States

Phone:

518-381-4700

Maple Ski Ridge Summer Camp

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
9:00 am - 4:00 pm with early drop off and pick up available for additional fee

Location:

265 River St.
Troy, NY, 12180
United States

Phone:

(518) 273-0552 x226

Mixed Media Design: Sports Play Space - Ages 9-11

Dates: 
07/30/2018
07/31/2018
08/01/2018
Time: 
9am-4pm

Location:

Eldridge research station at Huyck Preserve
284 Pond Hill Rd.
Rensselaerville, NY, 12147
United States

Phone:

5187973440

Organization:

Location:

475 Dyken Pond Road
Cropseyville, NY, 12052
United States

Phone:

(518) 658-2055

Music Under the Trees: The Hill Hollow Band

Dates: 
08/11/2018
Time: 
5-8 PM

Organization:

Location:

5052 Delaware Turnpike
Rensselaerville, NY, 12147
United States

Phone:

5187973440

Natural History Day Program

Dates: 
07/23/2018
07/24/2018
07/25/2018
Time: 
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

475 Dyken Pond Road
Cropseyville, NY, 12052
United States

Phone:

(518) 658-2055

Nature Art

Dates: 
07/21/2018
Time: 
1-2:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

5052 Delaware Turnpike
Rensselaerville, NY, 12147
United States

Phone:

518-797-3440

Nature Study for Grades 3-5

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
Time: 
1-4 pm

Location:

Knox Octagon Barn
588 Middle Road
Delanson, NY, 12053
United States

Phone:

518/382-7890

Octagon Barn Star Party and Lecture

Dates: 
08/17/2018
09/07/2018
10/12/2018
Time: 
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

475 Dyken Pond Road
Cropseyville, NY, 12052
United States

Phone:

(518) 658-2055

Outdoor Adventure Camp at Dyken Pond

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
9am - 3pm Aftercare until 5pm available for an additional $5 per hour.

Organization:

Location:

475 Dyken Pond Road
Cropseyville, NY, 12052
United States

Phone:

(518) 658-2055

Outdoor Adventure Camp at Dyken Pond

Dates: 
07/30/2018
07/31/2018
08/01/2018
Time: 
9am - 3pm Aftercare until 5pm available for an additional $5 per hour.

Location:

4254 NY Highway 43
Wynantskill, NY, 12198
United States

Phone:

5182863449

Planet Parker Planeteers

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
9:00AM-3:30PM, Extended day available

Location:

.
Saratoga Springs, NY, 12020
United States

Phone:

(518)257-2681

Power of Produce Club

Dates: 
07/25/2018
08/01/2018
08/08/2018
Time: 
3-6 pm

Organization:

City of Cohoes

Location:

97 Mohawk Street
Cohoes, NY, 12047
United States

Phone:

518.233.2119

Rock the Block Concert Series

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/26/2018
08/02/2018
Time: 
6:30-8:30 pm

Organization:

Location:

199 Washington Ave
Rensselaer, NY, 12144
United States

Phone:

(518) 465-5222

SCAMP @ The Doane Stuart School

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
Time: 
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

199 Washington Ave
Rensselaer, NY, 12144
United States

Phone:

(518) 465-5222

SCAMP @ The Doane Stuart School

Dates: 
07/23/2018
07/24/2018
07/25/2018
Time: 
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

199 Washington Ave
Rensselaer, NY, 12144
United States

Phone:

(518) 465-5222

SCAMP @ The Doane Stuart School

Dates: 
08/06/2018
08/07/2018
08/08/2018
Time: 
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Location:

Cobleskill Agricultural Society PO Box 249
Cobleskill, NY, 12043
United States

Phone:

(518) 234-2123

Schoharie County Sunshine Fair

Dates: 
08/07/2018
08/08/2018
08/09/2018
Time: 
Gates open 9 am, midway opens at noon; everything's open 'til late

Location:

676 East Street
Rensselaer, NY, 12144
United States

Phone:

15184621193

Slime Time

Dates: 
08/04/2018
Time: 
1 PM

Location:

Washington Park
Madison Ave and Willet St
Albany, NY, 12210
United States

Phone:

518-427-4310

Stories and Art in the Parks

Dates: 
07/23/2018
07/30/2018
08/06/2018
Time: 
10:30-11:30 am

Organization:

Location:

159 Empire Rd
Copake, NY, 12516
United States

Phone:

(518) 329-3303

Summer Camp at Berkshire Hills

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/21/2018
Time: 
overnight camp

Location:

3625 Guilderland Avenue
Rotterdam, NY, 12306
United States

Phone:

518-355-1866

Summer camp at Bethel for kids 2-9 years old

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/20/2018
07/23/2018
Time: 
9 AM- 12 PM

Organization:

Location:

425 Kenwood Ave.
Delmar, NY, 12054
United States

Phone:

5184366346

Summer Celebration and Hike-a-thon

Dates: 
07/21/2018
Time: 
10AM

Location:

4254 NY Highway 43
Wynantskill, NY, 12198
United States

Phone:

5182863449

Survival!

Dates: 
08/13/2018
08/14/2018
08/15/2018
Time: 
9:00AM-3:30PM, Extended day available

Location:

265 River St.
Troy, NY, 12180
United States

Phone:

(518) 273-0552 x226

The Arts Center of the Capital Region SUMMER CAMPS

Dates: 
07/23/2018
07/30/2018
08/06/2018
Time: 
9am-4pm

Location:

Cortlandt Waterfront Park
77 Riverview Park
Verplanck, NY, 10596
United States

Phone:

914-734-1002

Town of Cortlandt 2018 Town of Cortlandt Free Concert & Movie Series

Dates: 
07/19/2018
07/26/2018
08/09/2018
Time: 
Concerts at 7 pm and Movies at 8 pm

Location:

85 South Main Street
Castleton-on-Hudson, NY, 12033
United States

Phone:

518-732-0879

Traveling Pond

Dates: 
08/01/2018
Time: 
6:00 p.m.

Organization:

Location:

475 Dyken Pond Road
Cropseyville, NY, 12052
United States

Phone:

(518) 658-2055

Wading into Wetlands: Jr. Naturalist Program

Dates: 
07/25/2018
Time: 
1-2:30 PM

Organization:

Location:

5052 Delaware Turnpike
Rensselaerville, NY, 12147
United States

Phone:

5187973440

Wildlife Ecology Research Day Program

Dates: 
07/30/2018
07/31/2018
08/01/2018
Time: 
9:00 am-4:00 pm

Location:

Eldridge research station at Huyck Preserve
284 Pond Hill Rd.
Rensselaerville, NY, 12147
United States

Phone:

5187973440

Wildlife Family Hour at the Huyck Preserve

Dates: 
07/24/2018
07/31/2018
08/07/2018
Time: 
10:30 AM

Organization:

Location:

475 Dyken Pond Road
Cropseyville, NY, 12052
United States

Phone:

(518) 658-2055

Wonder Walk

Dates: 
08/11/2018
Time: 
1-2:30 PM

Organization:

Hanford Mills Museum

Location:

51 County Highway 12 at the intersection of Delaware County Routes 10 and 12
East Meredith, NY, 13757
United States

Phone:

6072785744

Woodsmen's Festival

Dates: 
10/13/2018
Time: 
10 am to 4 pm, site open to 5 pm