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HVP All-Star Camps

We are still hoping there will be summer fun at our Great Hudson Valley Camps for 2020

HVP All Star Camps

Camp Hillcroft

1562 Rte. 55, Lagrangeville, NY 12540

Camp HillcroftSince 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. 
JL Performance Horses
2536 Wingdale Mountain Rd, Poughquag, NY 12570
(845) 260-0962;

JL Performance HorsesYour child will have fun at JL Performance Horse’s SUMMER PROGRAM enjoying outdoor adventures like treasure hunts and horseback riding, participating in music, dance, games, arts & crafts and more!  JL Performance Horses in southern Dutchess County is a great place for kids, 4 to 14, to enjoy learning about horses, having fun and making new friends. In addition to horseback riding, lessons and creative activities, the summer program includes professional, academic tutoring with a certified, masters’-level educator to encourage your child's full potential. The program sells out fast, reserve your spot today! 2020 Online registration is OPEN NOW!

Dutchess Arts Camp, Art Institute, Junior Art Institute
Various Locations in Dutchess County 

Spend your summer with The Art Effect! With programs for ages 4-19, your child will develop personally and professionally while gaining the tools necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks. Locations in Millbrook, Poughkeepsie, Red Hook, and New Paltz. Art Institute and Junior Art Institute located at Dutchess Community College in Poughkeepsie. 

Mount Saint Mary College Sports Camps

330 Powell Ave., Newburgh, NY 12550

MSMC Sports Camps2020 SPORTS CAMPS ARE CANCELED. Mount Saint Mary College Sports Camps provide a fun and rewarding experience focusing on teaching and building basic fundamentals and skills in a supportive and closely supervised atmosphere. 

All Sport Camp FIT
17 Old Main Street, Fishkill, NY 12524

All Sport Camp FitAll Sport’s Camp FIT offers an action-packed, adventure-filled outdoor summer experience for campers ages 4 – 13. This rain or shine camp includes themed weeks & special events, swimming & swim lessons, and before & after camp care. Even a Teen Travel Camp for kids ages 11 – 13. Camp Fit currently offers ten 1 week sessions, June 29 – September 4. Don’t settle for any ordinary camp; choose Camp FIT and make your summer extraordinary!

Camp Regis Applejack
15 Heron Lane, Paul Smiths, NY 12570
(518) 327-3117

Camp Regis ApplejackCamp Regis Applejack is an amazing summer camp experience for kids and teens aged 6 to 16 in the Adirondacks. Founded in 1946 this family run summer camp is a co-ed, non-denominational, nature and experience based traditional summer camp your family is sure to remember for years to come.

DC Sports of Wappingers Falls
1630 Rte 9, Wappingers Falls, NY
(845) 632-6621

DC Sports offers 8 weeks of camp starting July 6, 2020. Cost will be $200/week and $50. daily.  Discount for siblings. Multiple activities include a fun-filled day with miniature golf, volleyball games, bumper boats and many other indoor and outdoor activities. Age groups include from 5-12 years of age. Groups are small and interactive.Camp times are 9:00-4:00 with early drop off and late pickup is available.Contact Dan at 914-475-5419 or check the website, choose summer camp tab.

Renegades Baseball Camps
Dutchess Stadium
1500 Rte. 9D, Wappingers Falls NY 12590

Renegades Baseball CampsRenegades Baseball Camps have been around for 25 years and have been taught by future Major Leagues on the Renegades! Where else can you learn from professional baseball players and play in a stadium? We have 4 different camps where they learn from the pros! There's all kinds of camps for all kinds of kids.

Math and Physics Explore
1054 Freedom Plains Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

Math and Science Exploration

Fun with math and physics is a 5-day program from 9am until noon offered 3 weeks in August.  The secret to Irvin Miller’s program is that kids really enjoy learning. He has developed a program that allows kids to understand what they learn so they can apply it to learning even more.

School of Rock Beacon Summer Music Camps
344 Main Street, Beacon, NY 12508

School of Rock Beacon will have available camp choices for all ages & skill levels. School of Rock Beacon is your perfect summer activity for your child. Our summer music camps are performance-based, meaning students learn to play by rehearsing and performing together in a fun & safe environment. From beginner camps to songwriting and themed camps, we offer a wide variety of options to ensure your child has an amazing, immersive musical experience.

Beacon Arts Studios/Project Funway
1234 Rt 9, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

Project Funway 2020 - Fashion designers-in-training will spend the week testing their fashion design skills by designing their own fashion. They will put new spin on old and create unique clothing and accessory items. At the end of each session we will have a fashion show where family will be invited.
Project Puppets 2020 - Welcome to the magical world of puppets. In this hands-on, curriculum-based program, the students become puppet makers and puppeteers as they each create a puppet of their own design and then put that puppet into performance. This is a program that combines making with performing.

Care 4 Me Child Care Center
143 Matteawan Rd, Beacon, 12508
(845) 838-3830

We recognize that each child is a unique individual. Our goal is to provide a safe, nurturing and loving environment and to encourage each child to develop positive self-esteem, independence and self-motivation. Our teachers are dedicated to providing a socially, emotionally, intellectually, physically and culturally stimulating environment. We believe that children learn to respect others when they are treated in a respectful manor. We provide adult models who show, rather than just tell children the appropriate way of behaving. Care 4 Me welcomes parent involvement whether it’s participating on field trips, becoming a part of classroom activity, or sharing their culture with the center.

Juckas Stables
1204 State Route 302, Pine Bush, NY 12566
(845) 361-1429

At Juckas Stables your camper will learn about safety around horses, horse care and how to ride a horse in a safe, fun, and supportive environment. Our horseback riding camp gives each child the experience of working with and riding horses daily. Camp is filled with fun games, horsemanship skills and fond memories that will last a lifetime.

Town of Pawling Recreation Summer Camp
2 Lakeside Dr., Pawling, NY 12564

Pawling Summer Camp offers Traditional Camp, Adventure Camp, and a great LIT/CIT experience to enhance your child’s summer at Lakeside Park. Our 44 acre lake provides swimming, boating, kayaking and a GIANT INFLATABLE WATER SLIDE. We explore our extensive trails and take off-site field trips. Experienced staff plan engaging 2-week sessions for campers ages 4-15. Camp dates are July 6-August 28 with 7am-6pm hours available. Extra camp fun days are held June 29-July 2 and August 31 – September 4 to close the gap between school and camp schedules. Register online at

Wills Way Equestrian Center
270 Conklingtown Rd., Goshen, NY 10924

WillsWay Equestrian Center offers a camp program of a different breed. In addition to daily riding lessons, campers age 7 and up learn about the responsibilities of loving, riding and taking care of horses. Camp runs weekly Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Activities include daily riding lessons, basics of grooming & tack care, horse anatomy, arts & crafts, horse-related games & participation in a horse show at the end of the week.
Seven Meadows Farm
285 Hill Rd., Goshen, NY 10924

Our summer camp program creates a special relationship between the child and the horse. Our program includes instructional riding, horse-oriented arts and crafts, horse care, horse spa day, washing, grooming and feeding. Focus is on equitation as the most effective way to ride and stresses proper use of hands, legs, and body position. We have wonderful horses and ponies that know their job and love it. Your child will experience responsibility working as a team member. Positive attitude and self-confidence are created through accomplishments which will enable them to try new things and succeed in any endeavor.

  Hudson River Maritime Museum Youth Sailing Program
50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401
(845) 399-9229;
Join the Sailing School at the Hudson River Maritime Museum for one (or more) of our four week-long youth sailing programs for students aged 9-17. We focus on safety, followed closely by lots of fun and learning. Each day US Sailing-certified instructors create brief learning activities on land and many on-the-water activities, including games, drills, and informal races on the Rondout Creek and the Hudson River. Our instructors adapt the program to match the needs of the individual students each week, so all students can enjoy sailing and become capable, safe sailors.

  Catskill Wheelhouse
46 Anbach Ln., Catskill, NY 12414
(518) 943-4649;
We are sorry to announce we will be closed for summer and fall and hope to be able to provide educational programming to area families in the future.

Our work is to build a place that supports family in all its forms, and where all children feel challenged, capable and irreplaceable. Our days consist of learning through open-ended play and functional tasks such as cooking, building and gardening alongside attentive, caring adults. There is time and space for more focused projects led by the children’s interest and curiosity, and plenty of time for exploring the beautiful land around us. We believe that a child is never too young to be an important member of a community. That they should be valued and listened to. That they should be tasked with work that matters.
  Country Grove Children’s Center
99 Todd Hill Rd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
(845) 486-1080;

Family owned and operated Country Grove Children's Center is excited to announce our new, dynamic summer camp program! Bringing the excitement to you with Bee Bee the clown, puppets and our annual festival! Weekly themes allow our kids the opportunity to engage in the world around them through water play, games, and art & crafts in a safe, quiet country setting. We have carefully adapted our program to exceed CDC recommended guidelines. Our camp family is a little bit of crazy, a little bit of loud, and a WHOLE lot of FUN!!! Spots will fill up quickly, so don't delay - let's get ready to play! Proudly providing childcare to Dutchess County families since 1998
Beacon Arts Studios