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  • Summer is right around the corner, and Delaware is set to offer a plethora of summer camps for every child. Here's a listing of the summer camps featured in our 2014 Camp Guide.
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  • Summer is right around the corner, and Delaware is set to offer a plethora of summer camps for every child. Here's a listing of the summer camps featured in our 2014 Camp Guide.
    Akridge Day Camp
    Dates: June 16 – July 11
    Description: Del-Mar-Va Council Day Camp is fun and adventure with a purpose! Day camp runs Monday through Friday and provides many great opportunities for all.
    Cost: $150 (early bird cost)
    Location: Akridge Scout Reservation, Dover, Del.
    Contact: (302) 622-3300; camping@dmvc.org; www.dmvc.org/DAYCAMP
     
    Bethesda Child Development Center
    Dates: June 9 – Aug. 15
    Description: The Bethesda Child Development Center offers a 10-week program filled with summer adventures. Each week is highlighted with a kid-friendly theme. Trips and activities within the community and at BCDC are planned weekly. The students engage with the staff doing favorite pastime summer activities such as picnics, water play and walks to the park. Come join us and have some fun!
    Cost: $145 weekly; $135 weekly for four-plus weeks 
    Location: Bethesda Child Development Center, 116 E. Main St., Middletown, DE
    Contact: (302) 378-8435; bethesdacdc.com; bcdcoffice@bethesdaumcde.org
     
    Biggs Museum Summer ArtVentures Camps
    Dates: July 7 – July 11; July 14 – July 18; July 21 – July 25; July 28 – Aug. 1
    Description: Cartoon Creation, Color Explosion, Swashbuckling Pirates, Puppet Pizzazz are our four themed camps designed to introduce campers to creating art through a variety of mediums in a fun and safe environment. Things may get messy so be sure to wear old clothing. All camps run 9 a.m. – noon.
    Cost: Members: $125/week; Non-members: $150/week
    Location: Biggs Museum of American Art, 406 Federal St., Dover, DE 19901
    Contact: (302) 674-2111, ext. 101; biggsmuseum.org
     
    Brain Balance Centers Camp
    Dates: N/A
    Description: For children with ADHD, learning disabilities, Asperger’s, social issues, behavioral issues, processing disorder.
    Cost: N/A
    Location: Pike Creek Shopping Center, 4762 Limestone Road, Wilmington, DE 19808
    Contact: (302) 397-8465; brainbalancecenters.com
     
    Camp Arrowhead
    Dates: June 22 – Aug. 9
    Description: Overnight and day camp featuring sailing, kayaking, tubing, canoeing, arts and crafts, nature study, archery.
    Page 2 of 11 - Cost: $245 – $995 per week
    Location: 35143 Homestead Way, Lewes, DE 19958
    Contact: (302) 645-5348; camparrowhead.net
     
    Center for the Creative Arts Camps
    Dates: June 16 – Aug. 22
    Description: Performance, mixed media, painting, drawing, sculpting, dance, crafts, music, pottery (ages 4 – high school).
    Cost: Fees range from $135 per week
    Location: 410 Upper Snuff Mill Row and Del. Route 82, Yorklyn, DE 19736
    Contact: (302) 239-2434; sagocamp.org
     
    Centreville School Summer Program
    Dates: June 23 – July 25
    Description: Five-week program reinforcing academic skills and organizational strategies (ages 3 –14).
    Cost: Fees vary
    Location: 6201 Kennett Pike, Centreville, DE 19807
    Contact: (302) 571-0230; centrevilleschool.org
     
    Children & Families First Camp Referrals
    Dates: N/A
    Description: Children & Families First provides free referrals to summer camp programs in Delaware, whether they’re general day camps, resident “sleep away” camps, camps with a special focus or others.
    Cost: N/A
    Location: N/A
    Contact: (800) 734-2388; cffde.org
     
    Cecil College Summer Camps
    Dates: June 23 – Aug. 8
    Description: After more than 20 years of summer camp fun, we are striving to improve what was already awesome. As your children are growing, so are we; our format gives you flexibility and choices. Try a half-day camp or stay with us all day. Choose your camp, choose your location, and give your child a summer to remember.
    Cost: $72 to $370
    Location: Cecil College North East Campus and Elkton Station; other locations throughout Cecil County
    Contact: (410) 392-3366; bit.ly/CecilCamps2014; learning4life@cecil.edu
     
    Central Delaware Christian Academy
    Dates: June 16 – Aug. 22
    Description: Camp for 4-6 year olds includes indoor and outdoor activities including water play, learning activities, bible time and field trips to area parks and attractions. The 7-12-year-old camp includes water play, sports, games, arts and crafts, theme days and recreational and educational field trips.
    Cost: $50 registration fee (includes camp t-shirt) and $125 weekly tuition (includes field trips).
    Location: 4698 S. Dupont Highway, Dover, DE 19901
    Page 3 of 11 - Contact: (302) 697-8407; cdcacademy.org
     
    Deer Antler Equestrian Summer Riding Camps
    Dates: June 16 – 20; June 23 – 27; July 7 – 11; July 14 – 18; Aug. 4 – 8
    Description: For beginner through advanced riders, ages 6-15. Daily riding instructions, horse care, games and activities are offered in a safe, family environment. Discount available for early registration.
    Cost: N/A
    Location: 1133 Deer Antler Road, Clayton, DE
    Contact: Laura Lesky Blevins, (302) 659-1366; deerantlerequestrian.com
     
    Delaware Aerospace Academy: Full-Day Academies
    Dates: See website
    Description: Hands-on activities and many opportunities for prob­lem solving in small teams are included. All cadets will receive a camp t-shirt and many handouts about the new high-tech world they are entering. Topics include: Destination Sky & Beyond (third or fourth grades); Destination flight (fifth or sixth grades) Destination orbit (sixth, seventh or eighth grades); Before- and after-care available. Academies run from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
    Cost: $275 Mornings, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Location: University of Delaware
    Contact: (302) 834.1978;dasef.org; dasef.outpost@verizon.net
     
    Delaware Aerospace Academy: Half-Day Academies
    Dates: See website
    Description: Half-day science academies such as: Destination Ocean (first and second grades), which will let children explore and learn about the colorful life that calls the ocean home; or Destination Dinosaur (second and third grades), which studies different species of dinosaurs through a “dig.”
    Cost: $125
    Location: DASEF’s Environmental Outpost, 585 Big Oak Road, Smyrna, DE 19977
    Contact: (302) 834.1978;dasef.org; dasef.outpost@verizon.net
     
    Delaware Aerospace Academy: Overnight Academies
    Dates: See website
    Description: Overnight camps like Destination Moon (seventh, eighth and ninth grades) and Destination Mars (eighth, ninth and 10th grades) integrates real-world science with exploration. Activities range from rocketry to robotics to telescope building.
    Cost: $600
    Location: University of Delaware
    Contact: (302) 834.1978;dasef.org; dasef.outpost@verizon.net
     
    Delaware Nature Society
    Dates: Vary by location
    Description: Activities include cooking, nature exploration, camping, canoeing and kayaking, survival skills and more.
    Cost: Varies per location
    Location: Various locations throughout the state.
    Page 4 of 11 - Contact: (302) 239-2334; delnature.org
     
    Delaware Rush Soccer Camps
    Dates: June 16 – Aug. 8
    Description: Camps for all ages: Minimites camp (ages 3-6); Goal scoring camp (ages 7 – 14); Skills challenge camp (ages 7-14); World Cup camp (ages 7 – 14); High school camp (ages 14 –18).
    Cost: $75 – $159 per week
    Location: Smith Estates, 740 Evanson Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
    Contact: (302) 234-1444; delawarerush.com
     
    Delaware Union Summer Camp Series
    Dates: June 16 – 20 (Middletown); July 7 – 11 (Middletown); July 14 – 18 (Middletown and Dover), July 28 – Aug. 1 (Middletown and Dover)
    Description: Looking for an opportunity to improve your soccer skills and have fun with other soccer players in the area? Register for one of our week long camps where our training staff, directed by Bill Boyer, will help you learn and improve your individual skills, focus on team play, and provide an environment where sportsmanship and fun are encouraged. We are looking forward to seeing you out on the field.
    Cost: $120/week for half-day campers (ages 4-6); $175/week for full-day campers (ages 7-13)
    Location: Appoquinimink High School (Middletown) and CDSA Park (Dover)
    Contact: delawareunion.com; info@delawareunion.com
     
    Everett Theatre’s Children’s Summer Theatre Workshop
    Dates: June 23 – July 13
    Description: Children’s Summer Theatre Workshop is a three-week intensive camp focused on the entire production process of putting on a show. Starting with an audition workshop, our young actors will audition, receive parts, work on music, choreography, vocal coaching, character development, and solo and ensemble work in order to put on two great productions. This year we will be producing Disney’s “The Aristocats Kids” and Disney’s “The Jungle Book Kids.” Three show dates: 7 p.m., July 11 and 2 p.m., July 12 and 13. Camp is four ages 7-13 and runs from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Extended care is available.
    Cost: $200 (lunch and snacks are not provided)
    Location: The Everett Theatre, 47 W. Main St., Middletown, DE 19709
    Contact: everetttheatre.com; Everett Director Mary Spacht, maryspacht@gmail.com
     
    Everett Theatre’s High School Summer Theatre Workshop
    Dates: July 14 – 27
    Description: A two-week intensive camp focused on the entire production process of putting on a show. Starting with an audition workshop, our young actors will audition, receive parts, work on music, choreography, vocal coaching, character development, and solo and ensemble work in order to put on a fabulous and fun show. This year we will be producing “Seussical Jr.,” which introduces Dr. Seuss’s creations onto the stage. Directed by Mary Spacht. Three show dates: 7 p.m., July 25 and 2 p.m., July 26 and 27. Camp is for ages 13-18 and runs from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Extended care is available.
    Page 5 of 11 - Cost: $200 (lunch and snacks are not provided)
    Location: The Everett Theatre, 47 W. Main St., Middletown, DE 19709
    Contact: everetttheatre.com; Everett Director Mary Spacht, maryspacht@gmail.com
     
    Everett Theatre’s Little Actors Workshop
    Dates: July 28 – Aug. 1
    Description: Learn the first skills of performance on stage. Camp is for ages 4-6 and runs from 9 – 11 a.m. Directed by Christy Wyatt.
    Cost: Price $75 
    Location: The Everett Theatre, 47 W. Main St., Middletown,  DE 19709
    Contact: everetttheatre.com; Everett Director Mary Spacht, maryspacht@gmail.com
     
    Everett Theatre’s Broadway Show Choir Workshop
    Dates: Aug. 4 – 16
    Description: Broadway Show Choir Camp will combine the best of Broadway singing, acting and dancing. With solo and group opportunities, this camp will explore songs from “Wicked,” “Kiss Me Kate,” “Seussical,” “Once,” “Hairspray,” and many more. This is a highly intensive camp and will concentrate on your overall performance with challenging choreography with Mary Spacht, and vocal direction and coaching with Chris Everett. This two-week camp will end in performances showing off everything you have learned. Two show dates: 7 p.m., Aug. 15 and 16. Camp is for ages 12-19 and runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Cost: Price $200 (lunch and snacks are not provided)
    Location: The Everett Theatre, 47 W. Main St., Middletown, DE 19709
    Contact: everetttheatre.com; Everett Director Mary Spacht, maryspacht@gmail.com
     
    First State Dance Academy Summer Camp
    Dates: July 8 – 24
    Description: Intro to Dance (4 and over) and Creative Movement (age 3)
    Cost: See website
    Location: 107 Maple Ave., Milford
    Contact: (302) 422-2633; firststatedance.com
     
    Frank Family Karate Sports Camp
    Dates: June 9 – Aug. 18 (weekly)
    Description: Martial arts sports camp. Includes daily trips – swimming, bowling, soccer, baseball and trained instructor-led martial arts classes. Children have a great time developing physical fitness and strength, focus, self- control, building confidence and making friends. Schedule a tour today!
    Cost: $160
    Location: 318 E. Main St., Middletown, DE 19709
     
    Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay – Camp Grove Point (Day Camp)
    Page 6 of 11 - Dates: June 16 – Aug. 8
    Description: Camp Grove Point located on the Sassafras River, offers eight themed weeks of day camp. Every girl will have the opportunity to do arts and crafts, play water sports, swim, learn about nature and use our challenge course. Day campers follow a well-crafted schedule allowing girls to get the most out of their day. Popular themes include Camp Hogwarts and Iron Chef Girls among many more. Lunches and all snacks are provided.
    Cost: $170
    Location: 2930 Grove Neck Road, Earleville, MD 21919
    Contact: (800) 341-4007; gscb.org
     
    Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay – Camp Grove Point (Resident Camp)
    Dates:  June 15 – Aug. 8
    Description: Camp Grove Point located on the Sassafras River, offers eight, themed weeks of resident camp. Every girl will have the opportunity to do arts and crafts, play water sports, swim, learn about nature and use our challenge course. Popular themes include Camp Hogwarts and Iron Chef Girls among many more. Travel camps include X-Team Adventures in the Poconos, Camping the Peninsula and Diving into Guppy Gulch Quarry. Camp Staff can’t wait to meet you!
    Cost: $300-$475
    Location: 2930 Grove Neck Road, Earleville, MD 21919
    Contact: (800) 341-4007; gscb.org
     
    Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay – Camp Country Center
    Dates: June 16 – 20 (Iron Chef Girls), July 28 – Aug. 1 (Applause: Music, Art, Drama, Dance), July 28 – Aug. 1 (Digital Media), Aug. 4 – 8 (Science)
    Description: Camp Country Center is known for its STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) programming. Girls will enjoy nature study, STEM and outdoor activities.
    Cost: $210
    Location: 1051 Sharpless Road, Hockessin, DE 19707
    Contact: (302) 456-7150; gscb.org
     
    Girl Scouts of the Chesapeake Bay – Camp Todd (Day Camp)
    Dates: June 16 – June 20 (Mer-mastic, Splash-tastic), June 23 – 27 (Outdoor Survivor), June 30 – July 4 (Camp Hogwarts), July 7 – 11 (Applause: Music, Art, Drama, Dance), July 14 – 18 (Iron Chef Girls)
    Description: Camp Todd Day Camp is located in the central part of the Delmarva Peninsula in Denton, Md. Girls will have the opportunity to swim, try out the zipline, use the challenge course, climb on the adventure wall and much more. Themed weeks for all girls in grades 1-6 include outdoor skills, Camp Hogwarts, culinary adventures and dramatic arts.   
    Cost: $135
    Page 7 of 11 - Location:  25012 Beauchamp Branch Road, Denton, MD 21629
    Contact: (800) 341-4007; gscb.org
     
    Gold Medal Gymnastics
    Dates: July 14 –18, July 21 – 25, Aug. 4 – 8
    Description: Besides experiencing the fun of fitness, making friends, and having fun in a positive uplifting environment, your child will get instruction on all the different gymnastic events, along with crafts and group games.
    Cost: $199
    Location: 56 Artisan Drive, Suite 1, Smyrna Business Park
    Contact: Brenda Lust, (302) 659-5569; www.gmgym.com
     
    Favored Childcare Academy
    Dates: June 23 – Aug. 18
    Description: We are an enrichment day camp for children ages 4-12 years of age. This camp will provide hands on experiences in educational activities that will inspire creativity in arts, math, reading, writing, and science, use of technology, field trips and small community-service projects.
    Cost: $100-$150 (Includes camp T-shirt, breakfast, snack and weekly hot dog cookout.)
    Location: 2319 S. Dupont Highway, Dover, DE 19901
    Contact: (302) 698-1266; fcadover@gmail.com
     
    Jewelapalooza’s Summer Creative Crafts Camps
    Dates: June 24 – 27; July 8 – 11; July 15 – 18; July 22 – 25; July 29 – Aug. 1
    Description: Jewelapalooza, a unique gift boutique specializing in
    jewelry and craft design, is Middletown’s first and only jewelry making studio! Join us this summer for our Creative Crafts Camps with craft projects using flip-flops, sunglasses, tie-dyes, hair accessories, safety pins, jewelry, shadow boxes and more! Camps run from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. and are for ages 6 and up.
    Cost: $25 per session; $65 for three sessions
    Location: 104 W. Main St. #B, Middletown, DE 19709
    Contact: (302) 376-6440; jewelapalooza.com
     
    Kidz Ink Summer Camp
    Dates: Throughout the summer
    Description: Come join us for a summer of fun, excitement and adventure. Join us for swimming, weekly arts and crafts, cooking and science activities, games and field trips.  We strive to build campers’ self-esteem, improve social skills, explore their creativity and have lots of fun! 
    Cost: See website. (Fee includes camp t-shirt, breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack.)
    Location: Various locations: Songsmith Drive, Bear, (302) 838-1500; Porter Road, Bear (302) 838-5400; Middletown, (302) 376-1700; Smyrna, (302) 653-4034; Dover, (302) 730-4730; and Odentown, Md., (410) 672-8004.
    Contact: kidzearlylearning.com
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    Lums Pond Day Camp        
    Dates: June 16 – July 11
    Description: Del-Mar-Va Council Day Camp is fun and adventure with a purpose! Day camp runs Monday through Friday and provides many great opportunities for all.
    Cost: $150 (early bird cost)
    Location: Lums Pond State Park, Bear, Del.
    Contact: (302) 622-3300; camping@dmvc.org; www.dmvc.org/DAYCAMP
     
    Mid-Atlantic Ballet Summer Ballet Camp
    Dates: June 23 – 27; July 28 – Aug. 1
    Description: Come explore the world of ballet with several daily dance classes, choreography, music, ballet stories and more. These are full- and half-day camps for children ages 4 – 9. Previous dance experience is not required.
    Cost: Starts at $140
    Location: 104 E. Main St., Newark, DE 19711
    Contact: (302) 266-6362; midatlanticballet.org; mab5678@verizon.net
     
    Middletown Youth Football Camp
    Dates: July 14 – 18
    Description: Our 24th annual Youth Football Camp is designed for campers of all ages and ability levels. Players are divided into age groups in this non-contact camp. The coach to player ratio is less than 10 to 1. Before- and after-care are available and lunch is available for purchase. Camp runs from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
    Cost: $180
    Location: Cavalier Stadium (located behind Meredith Middle School)
    Contact: Mark DelPercio, (302) 345-0494; middletownfootballcamp.com
     
    Middletown Tennis Association Junior Camp
    Dates: June 23rd - 27th for 8 to 14 year olds, 9am to noon
    Description: The goal of the Midldetown Tennis Association is to grow tennis in the Middletown area and it is based on the simple principle of "something for everybody". Whether you are a beginner, advanced player, senior adult or young child, the MTA will be working to provide opportunities for you.
    The MTA, has created a robust Junior program in the last couple of years and we are now looking to expand our adult programs.   We formed two USTA league teams last year and hope to continue to grow this year.
    Cost: $125
    Location: Tennis courts at Middletown High School
    Contact: middletowntennis.com; info@middletowntennis.com
     
    MOT Youth Football and Cheer Camp
    Dates: June 23 – 25
    Page 9 of 11 - Description: The MOT Board of Directors’ primary goal is creating the best possible youth experience for our football players, cheerleaders and our MOT families. Our league’s motto is “MOT Family.” We are happy to be able to reduce costs, and provide a great experience for our youth. At MOT, everything is focused on a positive, supportive environment.
    Cost: $75
    Location: MOT Sports Complex, 201 Silver Lake Road, Middletown, DE
    Contact: (302) 345-6182; motyfcl.com; motcavs@yahoo.com
     
    Providence Creek Academy Summer Camp
    Dates: June 23 – Aug. 15
    Description: For campers from kindergarten to grade 7. Before- and after-care available.  Camp offers sports, arts & crafts, games, physical eduction, trips, enrichment, activities and more. Camp runs from 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    Cost: Full-time: $120/week; Part-time: $60/week
    Location: 273 West Duck Creek Road, Clayton
    Contact: (302) 653-6276; providenceacademy.org
     
    Smyrna Opera House Beauty and The Beast Summer Camp
    Dates: Aug. 4 – 8
    Description: Hosted by the Smyrna Opera House, in partnership with the Centre for the Arts, Delaware. Shows are at 7 p.m., Friday, Aug. 8 and Saturday Aug. 9 and 2 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 10. Ages 6-14. Camp runs 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
    Cost: $240
    Location: Smyrna Opera House, Main and South streets, Smyrna
    Contact: (302) 653-4236; smyrnaoperahouse.org
     
    Smyrna Opera House Summer Theater Camp
    Dates: July 14 – 25
    Description: Directed by Jim McGuigan, this camp focuses on the basics of acting: projection, staging, singing, characterization and improvisation. A final “assessment show” will be held on July 25 at 7 p.m. Ages 8-15. Space is limited.
    Cost: $175
    Location: Smyrna Opera House, Main and South streets, Smyrna
    Contact: (302) 653-4236; smyrnaoperahouse.org
     
    Sunset Stables Horse Camps
    Dates: June through August
    Description: We teach horsemanship and we ride, but most importantly our campers have fun! Full- and half-day options and before- and after-care are available.
    Location: Lums Pond Equestrian Center, Bear, Del.
    Contact: (302) 834-7588; sunsetstable.com; sunset2261@aol.com
     
    Sussex Day Camp   
    Dates: July 14 – July 18
    Page 10 of 11 - Description: Del-Mar-Va Council Day Camp is fun and adventure with a purpose! Day camp runs Monday through Friday and provides many great opportunities for all.
    Cost: $115 (early bird cost)
    Location: Holly Lake Campground, Millsboro, DE
    Contact: (302) 622-3300; camping@dmvc.org; www.dmvc.org/DAYCAMP
     
    Time Travel and Wonders of Nature – Summer Arts Camp
    Dates: July 21 – 25; July 28 – Aug. 1
    Description: Kids will love participating in our sixth annual Summer Art Camp, “Time Travel: Art through the Ages and Wonders of Nature.” Your child will enjoy one or two weeks of creative activity and fun at Middletown’s only non-profit community arts center. Campers will explore various art mediums, produce their own artwork, work on group projects and participate in a gallery exhibit for friends and family. Take advantage of this program to round out your child’s summer! 
    Cost:  $180/week for full-day campers; $110/week for half-day campers
    Location: Gilbert W. Perry, Jr. Center for the Arts, 51 W. Main St., Middletown, DE 19709
    Contact: (302) 449-5396; thegibby.com; gibby.center@yahoo.com
     
    Ursuline Academy Summer Academy
    Dates: June 16 – Aug. 22
    Description: Summer academy features academic enrichment classes in the morning and traditional camp activities in the afternoon.
    Cost: From $225 per week
    Location: 1106 Pennsylvania Ave, Wilmington, DE 19806
    Contact: (302) 658-7158; ursuline.org
     
    Wilmington Friends School Summer Camp
    Dates: June 17 – August 23
    Description: Weekly themed camps with active games and the arts (Pre-school – fifth grade); Base camp or theme camps (fifth – ninth grades)
    Cost: $275-$350 per week
    Location: 101 School Road, Wilmington, DE 19803
    Contact: (302) 576-2998; wilmingtonfriends.org/camps
     
    Wolverines Baseball Camp
    Dates: Day Camps (ages 6-13): June 23 – 28, July 14 – 18, July 21 – 25; Rookie Camp (ages 5-8): July 7-9; Advanced Hitting Camp (ages 7-12 or 13-18): July 9 –11
    Description: Wolverine Baseball Camps are designed to provide a fun and safe atmosphere. Campers will learn the fundamentals of baseball including: hitting mechanics, position skills, throwing, infield/outfield play, bunting, and base running through comprehensive instruction conducted by the Wesley College Baseball coaching staff as well as local high school coaches. Our camps operate with no more than a 10:1 camper to instructor ratio, providing each camper with individual attention needed to develop baseball skills.
    Page 11 of 11 - Cost: $75-$149; before/after care is additional
    Location: Bob Reed Field on the campus of Wesley College
    Contact: Bret Underwood, camp coordinator, (302) 736-2459;  wolverinesbaseballcamps.com
     
    YMCA-Dover Summer Day Camps
    Dates: June 9 – Aug. 29
    Description: Dover YMCA Summer day camps offer campers the unique opportunity to develop friendships and learn new life skills while having fun in a safe and nurturing environment. This year our summer camps will include traditional day camps, sports camp, and a redesigned Counselor in Training program for teens. Camp programs available for 2014: Voyager, 6-12 year olds; Sports Camp, 7-12 year olds; C.I.T Camp, 13-16 years old. All camps are 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
    Cost: Members: $125/week; Non-members: $175/week. Financial assistance is available.
    Location: Dover YMCA, 1137 S. State St., Dover, DE 19901 (similar programs offered at all Delaware YMCA locations)
    Contact: (302) 346-YMCA; ablose@ymcade.org; ymcade.org;
     
    YMCA Camp Tochwogh
    Dates: June 15 – Aug.15
    Description: Guided by YMCA principles, we create a safe, inclusive environment for campers to learn skills and grow. We work hard to make your child’s experience at Tockwogh a positive one that they will remember for a lifetime. Making friends, being outdoors, and learning positive social behaviors are just a few great things about Tockwogh. Just in the last 10 years we have helped over 15,000 campers become confident, caring, and thoughtful young adults.
    Cost: See website
    Location: 24370 Still Pond Neck Road, Worton, MD 21678
    Contact: (410) 348-6000; cizett@ymcade.org; tockwogh.org
     
    Yoon’s Martial Arts Summer Camp
    Dates: June 23 – Aug. 29
    Description: Our summer camp is an excellent way for your child to spend their summer and get introduced to the art of Taekwondo. Students will establish a solid foundation in Taekwondo basics while having fun and building their focus, confidence, and discipline. Children will participate in indoor gym activities as well as go outside to play sports and games, take nature walks, and go on field trips. Ages 5 to 14.
    Cost: N/A
    Location: 1111 South Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901
    Contact: (302) 734-4429; yoonsma.com; yoonsma@gmail.com
     

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