Local Summer Camps and Programs

Summer's on the way, and that means finding fun things for the kids to do during the day.

Here's a list of links to day camps in the Potsdam-Canton area to help you plan your summer. Information about the library's summer reading program and mini camps will be available soon.

 

Village of Potsdam Recreation

Beaches Open: June 9th - August 26th, 11AM-8PM

Swim Lessons @ Postwood: 10-11AM

Pre-Registration: Wednesday, June 20th, 5:00-7:30PM

Playground Program: June 25th - August 3rd (Except 7/4)

Family Fun Night: August 1st, 6:00-7:30PM

Swim for Hospice Event - August 4th, 8AM

Themes for 6-Week Program:

1) Olympic "Try-alls"

2) Imagination Station

3) Water Works

4) Safety Week

5) Heroes Week

6) Building Blocks

For more information contact Potsdam Parks & Recreation (315) 265-4030

http://vi.potsdam.ny.us/content/Departments/View/7

 

Cornell Cooperative Extension of St Lawrence County

Farm Day Camps at the Learning Farm in Canton

Themes include Buggin' Out, North Wind Olympics, Space: The Last Frontier, and more.

http://stlawrence.cce.cornell.edu/camps-and-afterschool/farm-day-camp-forms

 

Creative Arts Camp @ CLEAR

An arts-based day camp in Potsdam

https://clear.potsdam.edu/wconnect/ace/ShowSchedule.awp?&Mode=GROUP&Group=CMP&Title=Summer+Camps

 

North Country Children’s Museum

Hands-on camps in Potsdam

 

The Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) Camp will explore scientific concepts through hands-on activities and experimentation. Campers will work together with counselors to develop and test hypotheses in a variety of topics, including: robotics, physics, circuitry, energy, scientific methodology, coding and much more! Dates for STEAM Camp are July 16th – 30th & July 30th – August 3rd.

ECOLAB is a week long exploration of the intertwines webs of life that exist in nature. Through hands-on studies, campers will learn to recognize integral connections between all things and their own place in that system. Areas of focus will include: stream studies, macroinvertebrates, sustainability, renewable resources, astronomy and more! Dates for ECOLAB Camp are July 23rd – 27th & August 6th – 10th.

Head to our website to register: http://www.northcountrychildrensmuseum.org/summercamps/

 

SLU Summer Soccer camps

At St. Lawrence University in Canton

http://www.summeroncampus.com/main/CollegePrograms.asp?CollegeName=St%2E+Lawrence+University&LocationName=Canton

 

Crane Youth Music

At Crane School of Music on the SUNY Potsdam campus

http://www.summeroncampus.com/main/ProgramDetail.asp?ID=416


Clarkson Sports & Academic camps

On the Clarkson campus in Potsdam

https://www.clarkson.edu/summer

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