If you’re looking for camps in Valley Stream, you’re in the right place. Parents are buzzing with summer camp anxiety including yours truly. I have yet to sign up my kids but there are so many summer options in and outside of Valley Stream. What’s a mom to do?
As more info becomes available, I’ll update this post for your reading pleasure. Keep in mind that these camps are just here in Valley Stream.
Full & Half Day Camps in Valley Stream
JCC of 5 Towns Summer Recreation Program
Buck Elementary School is excited to announce our NEW Summer Recreation Program in Valley Stream for students entering grades K – 6. The program will run from July 6 through July 31 in tandem with the Valley Stream School District Summer Education Program. Camp hours are 11 AM to 3 PM and children attending the Education Program will be able to transition directly to our summer program without leaving the building.
Valley Stream Recreation Program at Barrett Park
Dates: July – August
Daily: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Info: (516) 256-0468
Ages: Entering Kindergarten up to 6th grade
Fees: $225 for 1st child; $100/sibling for village residents (that’s a huge discount!)
$275 for Central High School District residents; $175/sibling
Tips: The camp is 1/2 day and perfect for a parent who is home during the summer. The kids wear swimsuits under clothes each day and run through the sprinklers. Send in a daily snack and plenty of water with the kids. Theme Fridays; field trips; plus because the kids get to see familiar faces. Bonus Tip: Ask your kid’s best classmate what group they were assigned so they can be together.
Village Sports Programs
Dates: July – August
Daily: Various (full day camp available based on program)
Ages: 3-12 (programs vary according to age)
Fees: $85 – $180
Registration: US Sports Institute or call (516) 872-6003
Multi sports, first play tennis, lacrosse, soccer; and total sports, tennis, and soccer squirts programs are all being offered this summer in 1-week camps. Soccer and first play tennis clinic is also available. Some of these programs are for first timers, while others are for those a little more seasoned. Be sure to inquire about the skill level during registration.
Bricks 4 Kidz Summer Mini-Camps
Daily: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. OR 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 5+ (Varies according to program)
Registration: Bricks 4 Kidz
Valley Stream School District 13
Daily: 9 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
Ages: Incoming Kindergarten – Grade 6th
Registration: Mail in to VSUFSD #13, 585 North Corona Avenue – Valley Stream or In-Person Registration May 21st, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. at Dever or Howell Road Elementary.
Holy Trinity Nursery School Camp
Camp Dates: Tuesday – Thursday
Time: 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Info: (516) 872-4702
Ages: 2 – 5 years old
Tips: This camp is perfect for beginners and for those who have kids registered in Barrett Park. It’s minutes away and you can pick up the little one here and pick up the big one in time. The downside to this camp is that it’s an indoor camp with the kids in a classroom where they learn and create then play in the gym. I did the camp last year and was okay with it.Camps ‘R’ Us – Valley Stream
Daily: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Early/Late hours available)
Ages: 3yrs – 15 yrs
Location: @Holy Name of Mary School
90 South Grove St.
Valley Stream, NY 11580
Registration Form Available (weekly sessions available)
New Hope Lutheran Church
Daily: 7 a.m. – 3 p.m., extended hours 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Ages: 5 – 12
Location: 60 Oliver Avenue, Valley Stream, NY 11580
Info: (516) 285-9782
Activities: Weekly trips, arts & crafts, reading/math instruction, bible lessons
Layla’s Dance & Drum
Daily: 7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Ages 5 to 15
Maximim enrollment – 20 students
Info: (646) 539-8934
Bethlehem Assembly of God
Vacation Bible School
Daily: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Ages: Preschool – 6th grade
Grace United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School
Daily: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Ages: Must be potty trained and up
Tips: Children learned Bible based stories and activities; the camp is indoors but they have a gym where the kids play games; presentation at the end of the week. I sent my oldest to this camp and she seemed to have fun.
MAC Preparatory Care Summer Camp
Remember to Register for our Up-coming 2017 Summer CampEnrichment:
Session I: July 10th- July 28th and / Session II: August 14th- Sept. 1st!
Call for Reduced Rates and Flexible Programs!
Director: Michelle Augustine Phone: 516-253-6753
Learning Way Childcare
Precious Harbor Kidz Summer Program
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