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Camp Hillcroft, Lagrangeville New York, NY, Summer Camp for kids, Kids camps, summer camp  Camp Hillcroft
1562 Rte. 55, Lagrangeville, NY 12540
845-223-5826; CampHillcroft.com

Since 1950, Camp Hillcroft has been a caring and nurturing family-run camp where children "learn by doing." Children have the opportunity to experience a full range of enrichment activities including creative arts, swimming, outdoor adventure, theater, dance, farming and a full sports program. Located on 165 acres. Serving children pre-K through 9th grade in Dutchess County.


 All Sport Camp FIT, Fishkill New York, NY, summer camps for kids, summer camp, kids camps All Sport Camp FIT
17 Old Main St., Fishkill, NY 12524
845-896-5678; AllSportHealthAndFitness.com

All Sport's Camp FIT offers an action-packed, adventure-filled outdoor summer experience for campers ages 4-14. Theme weeks, special events, swimming, swim lessons, and before/after camp care. Swim, tennis, and teen travel camps too! 10 one week sessions, June 26 through September 1. Choose Camp FIT and make your summer extraordinary!


 New York School of Music, Camp Rock USA, Summer Camp, Kids Summer Camp, Music Camp, Summer Music Camp, Music Lessons, New York New York School of Music Rock Camp USA
42 Orchard St., Walden, NY 12586
845-778-7594; NYSchoolOfMusicOnline.com

Our award winning rock camps are an opportunity for young musicians to learn how to be in a band. An experience of a lifetime that often leads to great achievements. Our kids have played on high profile stages from The Chance to Bethel Woods along with singing on-stage with Foreigner. Camps for kids 8-19.


 healthy kids summer camp, summer camp, kids camp, new york Healthy Kids Summer Camp
565 Union Ave., New Windsor, NY 12553
845-561-4700; CommunityFitnessCenter.com

Healthy Kids Camp has been a camper favorite for decades. Offering kids ages 3.5 to 14 action packed adventures with non-stop fun and forever friends. Daily swimming, arts & crafts, active games, swimming lessons and trips. Friendly, experienced, professional staff. Camp runs June 26 through September 1. Come for as many weeks as you would like! Early enrollment discounts available.


 Black Rock Forest, Black Rock Forest Summer Camp, Kids Camps, Summer camp, hudson valley, new york Black Rock Forest Summer Science Camp
65 Reservoir Rd., Cornwall, NY 12518
845-534-4517; BlackRockForest.org

Black Rock Forest Consortium welcomes students age 11-15 for authentic, week-long learning experiences in nature, working directly with scientists. Classes are taught by experts and provide an opportunity to explore the natural sciences while having fun in Black Rock Forest. Offerings include classes on birds, reptiles, photography, computer-science and engineering.


 East Coast Athletic Complex, East Coast Summer Camp, Sports camps for kids, basketball camp, summer basketball camp, hudson valley, new york East Coast Athletic Complex
1717 Rte. 17M, Goshen, NY 10924
845-360-5190; EastCoast845.com

East Coast is offering a variety of basketball camps this summer for kids seeking skills development and for players who simply want to play in a competitive environment. Lil'Tikes for kids in grades 1-3; Jr. Hoopers for kids in grades 4-5; NCAA for kids in grades 5-7; NBA for kids in grades 8-10. Coach Jim Kelley of Middletown High School will be running the NCAA and NBA camps! Register Today.


  Kwon's Martial Arts
766 Vassar Rd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
845-226-0832; MasterKwonMartialArts.com

Grand Master Kwon has over 40 years experience and has taught locally for the past 15 years. Summer Programs include Taekwondo, Self-Defense and Weapons Training. Field trips to Bowdoin Park, Stoney Brook Farm, Splash Down, Rock Climbing and more. Kwon's Martial Arts combines physical training, discipline and respect, while keeping your children active and enriched throughout the summer.


 UMC Summer Camp, Wappingers Falls, New York, NY, Summer Camp for kids, religious camp, summer camp UMC Summer Camp
9 S. Mesier Ave., Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
845-297-4252; WFUMCafterschoolcare.com

At UMC Summer Camp, children create friendships and memories while learning and playing. Offering a wide variety of themed weeks from nature to science and trips sprinkled in between. At an affordable prince of $125.00 per week this is the best place for your child to spend this summer.


 summer camp, alfred university, academic summer camp, academic summer programs, hudson valley, new york Summer Camps at Alfred University
One Saxon Dr., Alfred, NY 14802
607-871-2612; Alfred.edu/summer/


Come to Alfred University this summer to experience life on a college campus and explore subjects such as: Astronomy, Art, Creative Writing, Chemistry, Computers, Ceramic and Glass Engineering, Equine Business, Robotics, Theater, English and Western Equestrian and Swimming. Visit Alfred.edu for more details.


 summer camp, kids camps, kids climbing camps, rock climbing The Inner Wall
845-255-ROCK (7625); TheInnerWall.com

Alpine Endeavors, LLC
877-486-5769; AlpineEndeavors.com

Let Alpine Endeavors and The Inner Wall of New Paltz show your child the joys of climbing and the outdoors! Our summer camp offerings range from indoors inside The Inner Wall to outdoors along the Shawangunk Ridge.