Imaginations soar with our new at-home program, Camp Invention Connect™! Children in grades K-6 receive four exciting activity kits packed full of materials to get them outside and active as they explore concepts of flight, tackle environmental challenges, build the ultimate sports complex, design the next great invention and gain confidence as innovators and entrepreneurs!
Action Camp is a fun interactive camp that partakes in team building activities, a fun variety of upbeat games and making some magical arts and crafts. Here at Action Camp we welcome all kid from ages 3-12 to join in on the adventures! We have an action packed day planned for you including bounce time on our bounce houses field time on our indoor and outdoor areas and more. All Campers will receive two snack and a lunch that varies everyday along with some long lasting memories! We hope you come along and join us for the adventure!
Imaginations will soar this summer in the all-new Camp Invention® program, Elevate! Campers in grades K-6 will spark their creativity and build collaboration skills while controlling their very own flight simulation robot, protecting Earth’s ecosystems, designing the ultimate sports complex and learning the value of their ideas! Local educators will lead fun, hands-on STEM activities inspiring children to ask questions, overcome obstacles and be confident in their innovative ideas.
This popular, well rounded program offers a variety of daily activities including: Project Based Learning, crafts, archery, drawing, karate, computer training, singing, outdoor and indoor sports & recreation, reading, fitness, and swimming.
Experience the magic of science with your whole family from the convenience of your home! Join Project Scientist in an immersive STEM experience that comes with access to leading STEM curriculum, carefully crafted and led by credentialed teachers, and a STEM lab kit that will allow students to conduct five experiments from their own lab space! Join us live in virtual classrooms of no more than 25 girls per teacher or enjoy the flexibility of online learning on your own time!
In-person camp WILL be available for Summer 2020. As of May 11, 2020, spots are still available at Niskayuna, Clifton Park, Scotia, Troy and Albany locations.
10 weeks of summer fun!! Each week has its own theme. Everyday is planned with fun filled games and projects that children love!
We are proud to open our new totz aerial camp. Totz will learn Fabric, Trapeze, Lyra, Tumbling and much more. Ages 2.5 - Early 5. Must be Potty Trained.You can pick the 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, the 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm or both. Starting at $200 per week for each session or $50 per day for drop-ins. Runs until August 21st.
Who is ready for some show and tell!? We will be hosting Show & Tell Tuesdays on Zoom each week at 10AM. The virtual program is free and open to anyone!
Just register for the zoom event and have your little one bring a sanity saver they've made, their favorite stuffed animal or anything else they might like to share!
They will have time to show and tell all about their special item! Our museum facilitator will keep things moving along!
"Mr. Amazing's Circus Corner" is a 30-minute tv-style educational entertainment which airs every Wednesday at 4:00pm & 7:00pm EDT. Mr. Amazing, everyone's beloved Ringmaster, introduces concepts of STEAM, Physical Activity, Brain Games and Physical Science as it applies to the circus...and life itself. The Circus Corner teaches kids how to learn to learn and how to have fun doing it! We encourage everyone to log into the Circus Zoom Room about 10 minutes early for a pre-show activity.
Shel Silverstein is most famous for writing and illustrating children’s books, but did you know he also wrote songs that were recorded by many outlaw country musicians? Join a museum educator on FieldTripZoom to explore the exhibit Outlaws and Armadillos: Country’s Roaring ’70s and listen to poems from Silverstein’s collection A Light in the Attic. Inspired by his whimsical writing, draw an illustration along with visual artist Britt McDermott and learn to write a Silverstein-style poem.
Northeast offers gymnastics camps during school vacation breaks as well as throughout the Summer. These camps are open to all girls 5 years old and older no experience is needed. Our camps are attended by gymnasts ranging from the beginning level all the way through advanced and you do not need to be a member of Northeast Gymnastics to attend. Camps are offered during the Winter, February and Spring breaks as well as Summer.
Portside's virtual camps are held in the morning and in the late afternoon. Families can sign up for just one or both times at a discounted price! Camp celebrates various forms of art, including 2-D & 3-D visual arts projects, dance, and yoga and mindfulness activities. Sign up for one week or the whole summer!
THIS IS A PRE-RECORDED VIRTUAL PROGRAM VIA FACEBOOK
Join the Science Tellers this summer for an epic virtual adventure!
A long time ago in a faraway world, two brave villagers go on a daring journey to release dragons and save the kingdom from the Evil Ice Sorceress. When things don’t go as planned, they might need to look to themselves (and to science!) for the answer.
Explore the exciting science of solids, liquids, and gases as they conduct experiments with DRY ICE! Discover just how “cool” matter can be as you see science in action!
For families with children ages 4-10. No registration required.
Watch once, twice, or as many times as you want to discover the secrets of the Ice Sorceress! Access the video all summer long on Facebook or the Danbury Library website.
Please note: You do not have to have a Facebook page to participate. Please visit https://www.facebook.com/danburylibrary/ and join in the fun!
We provide the creative spark and let children's imaginations do the rest. We combine art with real-world problem solving activities for a one-of-a-kind experience. The creative environment allows kids to use their ingenuity in new ways and fosters the development of important life skills.
Are you looking for some WILD programming for your kids this summer? Check out our BRAND NEW summer program: Virtual Summer Safari! For ages 5-12. Sign up by the week or by the day!
Its virtual, so you can participate from ANYWHERE!!!
Come get your ninja on, campers! Albany Ninja Lab Summer/School Break Camps run Monday through Friday in one-week, half-day sessions. Ninja Campers can choose between the morning session (9:00am-12:00pm) or afternoon session (1:00pm-4:00pm), and will be put into groups of similar ability.
Hochstein's summer ballet program offers a full range of sequential, guided instruction with an emphasis on developing proper technique and nurturing the whole dancer. Weekly classes include Mini-Dancers for ages 3-4; Pre-Ballet for ages 5-6, Ballet IA for ages 7-9, and Ballet IB/IIA Combined for ages 7-12. Other ballet classes are available for older students.
This new offering is a lively class focusing on beginning jazz technique, in an engaging fun-filled class, designed specifically for young movers! Special summer version of this class combines classes for ages 5-6 with ages 7-10.
Join us as we explore music together in these engaging weekly classes for our youngest students. Taught by a certified music educator, this class provides a nurturing environment for children as they sing, move, listen, and play instruments while building the foundation for future music-making and appreciation. For ages 22 months-4 years, with parent/caregiver.
Join us as we explore music together in these engaging weekly classes for our youngest students. Taught by certified music educator Grace Adams, this class provides a nurturing environment for children as they sing, move, listen, and make music while building the foundation for future music-making and appreciation. For ages 4-5 years.
Sensory Friendly Night is for our ninjas who may like a smaller, quieter open gym. This will only be open to other special needs families. The ratio of coach to child will be lower. We will have more special attention for each participant.
Give your child a fun and creative Saturday morning! During these virtual art lessons, children will explore a variety of age appropriate art techniques learning basic 2D and 3D art skills and create a new art project each week.
Mad Science summer camps and vacation programs give kids the opportunity to learn about science through our interactive and hands-on science activities. Our summer science programs let children become junior scientists for the summer and embark on a series of science adventures!