22 Feb 2021
Nantucket Summer Camps
Filed under Island Times
The Maria Mitchell Association has a lot of Summer Discovery Programs for students ranging in age from 3.5 to 16 years old. These programs connect local students with the local environment with a focus on protecting Nantucket’s natural world. They have activities like beach exploration, snorkeling, kayaking, hiking, wetland field trips, live animal programs, and more. To learn more about the many offerings with Maria Mitchell, click here.
The New Camp at the Nantucket New School is a summer program for kids ages 4 to 11. This play-based camps have tons of activities for your kids ranging from sports, creative projects, adventure activities, and island exploration. To register and learn more, click here.
If you have an adventurous kid on your hands, Strong Wings might be your answer. Strong Wings Summer Camp is a good old fashioned summer day camp. Campers spend the day outside participating in activities like biking, kayaking, rock climbing, ropes courses, gardening games, and exploration of the island. Visit their website here to learn more information.
There is no better way to see the island than by boat which Nantucket Community Sailing knows all too well. Their registration for summer sailing classes is now open with NCS. There are opportunities for all age groups and sailing levels, group and private lessons! There are a lot of different offerings so check out their website here to learn more.
Spend the summer with the Boys & Girls Club! Camp runs from 9am to 4pm every day with an opportunity for early drop off at 7:30am. They offer camp programs for 2nd through 8th graders. Check out their website here to learn more about their different camp programs and activities.
The Nantucket Community School has something for all ages and interest. Their most popular camp is the tennis camp at Jetties Beach, however they also offer field hockey, gymnastics, basketball, band … to just name a few! Click here to learn more and sign up!
There are two different programs happening at the Dreamland this summer for our island’s kiddos. There is a two week option and a six week option. For students of all experience levels, this is for students interested in the world of theatre. Click here to learn more.
Grab the boards and hit the beach! The Nantucket Island Surf School is based at Cisco beach and offers daily lessons for all ages and skill levels. There are also week long surf clinics for kids. All equipment is provided, which includes boards and wetsuits. Surfs up!
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