The Best Summer Camps in Summit, NJ!

Are you ready for summer? It will be here before you know it and with promises of life slowly getting back to normal, now is a great time to start planning for the upcoming months. Kids have been cooped in the house and needing something to engage them, summer camps are a true lifesaver. We know establishing new routines and adjusting to a new normal will be stressful. Lucky for you, we have put together a guide of some great summer camps in the Kingwood area available for your children to help you start planning.

Snapology camp


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1. Snapology

€Snapology’s curriculum is designed to build on the math, science and technology knowledge students have gained over the school year to keep them interested and engaged in STEAM year-round. But shh€¦don’t tell them it’s educational! The best part about Snapology is that their programs are so packed with fun, children will be excited to return to school next year to use what they’ve learned. Exciting summer camp themes include Adventures with Star Wars®, Gamebots, Junior Creators, Amusement Park Engineering and much more! Snapology also focuses on developing real-world interpersonal skills through sharing ideas, communicating and working together. Check out what this parent had to say about Snapology: “So much fun for kids! The summer camps are a blast and they still got to learn a lot about science. Definitely the best place to send a kid to keep them learning.€ There are multiple dates, locations, and themes to choose from. Right now Snapology is offering risk-free summer camp booking to help ease parents’ concerns of potential cancellations during these uncertain times. Learn more here.

Kids playing soccer


Photo courtesy of USA Sports Group

2. USA Sports Group

Get outside and get active with USA Sports Group! Multisports camps are available to teach kids about sports like baseball, basketball, volleyball, flag football, and so many more. Full and half day options are available to best fit your family’s schedule. Campers will spend part of the day learning the basics of the sports and part of the day participating in scrimmages. Each camper will receive a shirt to wear during camp and a certificate of completion on the final day!

Kids Painting


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3. Visual Arts Center of New Jersey

Have your child express their creative side at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey! For the summer of 2020, the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey will be offered both in person and online programs for kids of all ages. For online camps, a kit of supplies will be available for curbside pick up and are yours to keep even after the camp is over. For in person camps, campers will have their own workstation and supplies.

Child in dance studio


Photo courtesy of Performers Theatre Workshop

4. Performers Theatre Workshop

Take the stage with Performers Theatre Workshop! There is a camp for everyone. Young Performers will teach campers the basics of acting, singing, and dancing. Making of a Musical will take campers of all experience levels through the process of putting on a Broadway musical and will even get the chance to record a cast soundtrack! Extended care hours are available to best fit all parents schedules.

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5. Summit Area YMCA

Have a summer full of adventure at the Summit Area YMCA! The Summit Area YMCA offers so many camp options to kid campers active and engaged. There is a camp for every child with daily activities that include arts and crafts, playground time and water play, swimming, dance, sports clinics, gardening, and so much more. There are different camp themes every week for a summer full of fun!

Ready for some serious fun?