Henry Street Settlement opens doors of opportunity for Lower East Side residents and other New Yorkers through social services, arts, and health care programs.
Summer Day Camps
Camp Henry (Licensed by the Department of Health)
Are you looking for a great summer camp that offers exciting adventures, explores creativity and incorporates education? Look no further than Camp Henry! We provide educational enrichment to prevent “summer learning loss,” including STEAM projects and engaging literacy lessons, plus arts and crafts, music, drama, sports, swimming, and field trips.
This year’s theme is Urban Explorers; each week will include thrilling explorations of the five boroughs and New York City history, which will feature field trips, project-based activities and theme-based parties.
Camp Henry will operate Monday-Friday July 9 – August 24, 2018
Abrons Arts Camp
Ignite your child’s creative spark this summer at Abrons Arts Center! Our camp offers transformational arts learning experiences and cultural excursions for ages 5 – 13. Campers will become drummers, choreographers, puppeteers, and podcast hosts, learning about the world through their art, and sharing their art with the world!
This playful environment blends artistic skill building alongside professional artist educators, outdoor garden and park recreational time, weekly water activities, and field trip excursions to internationally acclaimed cultural hubs like Pioneer Works, Queens Museum, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Museum of the Moving Image, The High Line, Theaterworks, and The Lowline. Watch confidence and critical thinking develop during Friday open studios. Each session features a youth authored performance and exhibition.
Summer 2018 will explore the unexpected pathways artists take when working a diverse environments. From transforming cityscapes to honoring the past, present, and future of land, campers will create sounds, movements, and images uniquely responding to what surrounds them.
Abrons Arts Camp will operate Monday-Friday from July 9 – August 17, 2018.