Summer Camps

There’s nothing worse than finding the perfect summer camp, only to realize the dates, times, or ages don’t fit your needs!

Our goal: to help you find summer camps near Dedham, Hyde Park & West Roxbury that work for your family. 

 

Many (not all) are updated for 2019!

  • Camps marked [2018] are still showing last year’s information
  • Camps without a year are updated with 2019 information
  • For full details, click on the camp name to view each program website directly
Use this key for dates:

Dedham

Dedham Rec Playground (Grades K+)
  • Weeks 2-10 
  • 8:30 AM – 4 PM (Extended to 5:30 PM)
Dedham Rec Swim & Gym (Ages 3-9)
  • Weeks 2-10 (3-week sessions)
  • 9 AM – 12 PM (Extended to 1 PM)
Dedham Health & Athletic Complex (Ages 3 – 14)
  • [2018 Info]
  • Weeks 1-11 
  • 9 AM – 4 PM (AM Option; Extended day 7:30 AM – 6 PM)
Nobles Day Camp (Age 3.5 – Grade 9)
  • [2018 Info]
  • Weeks 2-9 (2-week minimum)
  • 9 AM – 4 PM (AM Option; Extended day 7:00 AM – 6 PM)
Rock Spot Boston-Dedham (Ages 6+)
  • [2018 Info]
  • Weeks 2-11
  • 9 AM – 4 PM (AM Option; Extended day 8 AM – 5 PM)
Dedham Community House (Preschool – 9th Grade)
  • [2018 Info]
  • Weeks 1-11 
  • 8:45 AM – 4:15 PM (AM Option for Preschool – K; Extended day 7 AM – 6 PM)
Rocket Camp Basketball Program (Grades 4th – 9th)
  • [2018 Info]
  • Weeks 4-6
  • 8:30 AM – 3 PM

 

Hyde Park

 

West Roxbury

 

Other Boston Camps

Coming soon!

Norwood

Norwood Recreation (Grades K-8)
  • Weeks 3-9
  • 9 AM – 4 PM (Extended 8 AM – 5 PM)
Rock On (Ages 6+)
  • Weeks 1 – 11 (Choose 1 or more days)
  • 9 AM – 4 PM (Extended 8 AM – 6 PM) (AM option)
The Dance Force (Ages 3 – 13)
  • Weeks 4-8 
  • 9:30 AM – 12 PM for Week 4 & 6 (Ages 3-8); Week 5 (Ages 4-9)
  • 9 AM – 1 PM  for Week 7 (Ages 8-13)
  • 9:30 AM – 12 PM for Week 8 (Ages 6-10)
Gymnastic Academy of Boston (Ages 3.5+)
  • Weeks 2, 4-11 (Choose 1 or more days) 
  • 9 AM – 3:30 PM (Extended 8 AM – 5:30 PM) (Half-day AM & PM)
Norwood Montessori (Ages 2 to 13)
  • Weeks 1-2 and 4-10
  • 9 AM – 3:30 PM (Extended 8-5:30) (AM Option)
Bay Colony Productions (Grades K – 12)
  • Weeks 3-4 (Lion King Jr.)
  • Weeks 5-6 (Frozen Jr.) 
  • Weeks 7-8 (The Wizard of Oz – Young Performers’ Edition)
  • 9 AM – 3 PM (AM option for grades K-2)
Mini Athletes (Ages 2-6)
  • Weeks 2 and 4-10 
  • 11 AM – 12 PM, or 11 AM – 2 PM
Cheer Advantage (Ages 5+)
  • [2018 Info]
  • Weeks 4-9 (Mon-Th)
  • 9 AM – 1 PM
Chrissy’s Little Preschool (Ages 2.9 – 5)
  • [2018 Info]
  • Weeks 1-2, 4, 6-7, 9 (Tues, Wed, Thurs)
    (Choose 1 or more days)
  • 9 AM – 1 PM

RBI Baseball Academy (Ages 5 – 12)

  • [2018 Info]
  • Week 4
  • Ages 7+ 9 AM – 2:30 PM (AM option); Ages 5-6 9 AM – 12 PM

 

Westwood

Hale Reservation (Age 4 – 15)
  • Weeks 2 – 10 (Two-week sessions, except final week)
  • 8:15 AM – 3:45 PM (Extended to 6 PM)
Westwood Recreation Camp (Age 3 – Grade 8)
  • Weeks 2 – 8
  • 9 AM – 3:30 PM (7:30-5:30 Extended) (Half day option)
Grossman Camp: Jewish Community Centers (Ages 4.5-15)
  • Weeks 2 – 9 (+Week 10 with alternate times)
  • 9 AM – 4 PM (extended 5:45 PM in Newton)

 

Canton

Recreation Department (PreK – Grade 10)
  • [2018 Info]
  • Weeks 3-10
  • Times/activities vary by age. See website.
Wild at Art [Museum of American Bird Art] (Ages 4 – 13)
  • Weeks 2-9 (2-day mini sessions week 3)
  • 9 AM – 3 PM (Extended day 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM)
Blue Hills Nature Day Camp [Milton] (Ages 3.5 – 14)
  • Weeks 2-9 
  • 8:30 AM – 3 PM (AM Option for Pre-K; Extended day 3 PM – 5:30 PM)
Learning Circle Preschool (Ages 2.9 – 7)
  • Weeks 0-5 (Also week of June 10th)
  • 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Pro Ambitions Hockey (Ages 6 – 16)
  • Weeks 7 & 8
  • 8:30 AM – 4 PM

Code Ninjas Summer Camps (Ages 7-14)

  • Weeks 2-10 
  • Half-day: 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Full-day: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

 

 

Needham

Needham Recreation (Ages 3-13)
  • [2018 Info]
  • Weeks 2 – 9  
  • 9 AM – 4 PM (AM and PM options)
  • “We anticipate our summer season to be June 25th— August 16th, 2018. Since many of our programs are held at schools and some of our staff attend Needham schools, our program start dates depend on when the last day of school occurs.”

Sew Easy (Ages 6-17)

  • Weeks 1-11 (2 weeks before and 1 week after available)
  • 9:30 am – 2:00pm
Rhythmic Dreams (Ages 4+)
  • Weeks 2-11 
  • 8:30 AM – 4 PM (Extended day to 6 PM)
John Smith Soccer (Ages 5-17)
  • Weeks 4-8 ages 5-8 Half days only 8:30-11:30
  • Weeks 2-8 ages 8-17 Full days 8:30-5:00
Needham Dance Theatre (Ages 3 – 7)
  • Weeks 2, 4, 6, and 8
  • 9:00 – 12:00
Needham Music & Dance (Ages 11-17)
  • [2018 Info]
  • Weeks 5-6 (2-week program) 
  • 9 AM – 2 PM
A Fine Dance Studio (Ages 4-8)
  • Weeks 10-11
  • 9 AM – 3 PM
The Summer Spot (Ages 5-13)
  • Weeks 1-6 (2 Week sessions)
  • 8:30-4:30 (Extended hours available morning and evening)
Tobin Beaudet School (Ages 4-13)
  • Weeks 1-11 No week 3
  • 7:00-6:30
Needham Public School (Grades 1-9)
  • Weeks 3-6 
  • 8:45–11:45am and 12:15–3:15pm (Extended hours to bridge both morning and afternoon sessions available)
Plugged In Teen Band Program (Ages 11-18)
  • Weeks  4-7  2-week session
  • 9:00-3:00
Art in Needham (Ages 8-15)
  • Weeks 2-10 
  • 8:30 AM- 12:00 PM or 12:30 PM- 3:00 PM
Green Apple Campus (Ages 4-14)
  • Weeks 1-8 
  • 9-4 (half days also available)
ID Tech (Ages 7-19)
  • Weeks 2-7 
  • 8:30-5:30 M-TH

 

Dover

Dover Recreation (Grades 3-13)
  • [2018 Info]
  • Weeks 1-11 
  • 9 AM – Noon (Ext hours 12:00 – 2:00pm)
Charles River Creative Arts (Ages 6-15)
  • Weeks 2-9
  • 9 AM – 4 PM (Extended hours till 6:00)
Sage Farm Riding School (Ages 7+)
  • Weeks 2-10
  • 9 AM – 12:30 PM

 

Know a camp not on our list? Contact us to let us know!