10 Central PA Summer Camps to Keep Your Kids Busy



Looking for a day camp this summer to keep the kids busy? Central Penn Parent Magazine has provided a 2019 Summer Camp Guide including all local Central PA camp programs. Whether you’re looking for an art camp, faith camp, sports camp, or adventure camp, you can’t go wrong with this list!

Just remember to get your children registered ASAP!

Here are a few featured camps by category:

Art Camp

Messiah College School of the Arts - Mechanicsburg
Among the several camps offered throughout the summer, Messiah College offers workshops and day camps geared toward filmmaking, writing, theatre, jazz music, dance, psychology, and museums!

Faith Camp

SKY Summer Camp - Grantville
This organization is not only interested in giving children a safe place to have fun and grow their skills, but they also place an importance on learning about God and influencing the world around them.

Health/Special Needs Camp

Camp Schreiber - Lancaster
Focused on daily fitness, sports, games, arts, and music, this camp is open to children, teens, and young adults of ALL abilities, typically including developing peers and siblings.

History Camp

Cumberland County Historical Society - Carlisle
History is not only for the school year! Depending on your child’s age, they can spend a week learning about either (1) life during vietnam or (2) the American Revolution.

Little Ones Camp

Tender Years’ TOP TALENT Summer Camp - Camp Hill, Hershey, Mechanicsburg
Geared toward children ages 5-12, this year’s theme of TOP TALENT is designed to help kids find and develop their talents through field trips, physical and mental challenges, arts, STEM projects, and much more!

Dance Camp

Reverence Studios - Mechanicsburg
Children love to move it move it! These special dance camps place an emphasis on your child’s favorites like Paw Patrol, Frozen, and American Girl!

Outdoor Camp

Adventure Camp at Roundtop Mountain Resort - Lewisberry
What child doesn’t love to be outside? This outdoor adventure camp will encourage them to try new things, make new friends, and have a TON of fun in the process!

Education Camp

Harrisburg University of Science & Technology - Harrisburg
Teach a child technology and you’re preparing them for their future! Harrisburg University offers camps focused on aquaponics, robotics, entrepreneurship, game development, biotechnology, drones, and more!

Sports Camp

Spooky Nook Camps - Manheim
Get your little ones moving with Spooky Nook’s camps geared toward physical activity! Their day camp sports include climbing, baseball, basketball, field hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, volleyball, and sports performance.

Theatre Camp

Drama Kids of York County - York
With different themes each week, kids will work together to develop creativity through performance arts, even delivering a performance for family and friends at the end of the week!

See more Central PA Camps: https://www.centralpennparent.com/2018-summer-camp-guide/