Local Area Summer Camps and Programs

Summer 2017

Boggs Barrett Soccer Camp
This will be Boggs Barrett Soccer Camp's 17th year of providing quality soccer instruction in a safe and fun filled environment.  We strive to meet the individual needs of each camper and instill a love for the game. Our knowledgeable and friendly staff shares our passion of the sport and is devoted to providing a competitive, but positive learning experience that encourages a lifetime of physical activity through the wonderful game of soccer. For more information visit their website2017 Dates:  Week 1:  July 17-21  (Mercer County Park), Week 2: July 24-28  (Mercer County Park), Week 3:  August 7-11 (Bordentown)

Learn, Explore, Create! Any student entering grades 1-12, with an interest in performing arts, may attend our camp. The camp sessions will be two weeks long, with a structure performance for family and friends beginning at 4 pm, on the ending camp day. Session 1 will run July 3-July 14, 2017 (no camp on July 4). Session 2 will run July 17-July 28, 2017. Camp hours will be 9-3 with the opportunity for one hour before and after care at an extra charge. Camp will take place at Adath Israel Synagogue in Lawrenceville. For more details visit their website.

Art Sparks Summer 2017
The Summer Camp Schedule is up and registration is now open. We are looking forward to a season of super-fun art-making & creativity with you!  We hope you can join us! Please visit our website for schedule & registration information.

Lacrosse Camp
Located in the new Centercourt Sports Center on Spruce Street. See flyer for details.

Lawrence Community Center 
The center offers an eight week summer camp for kids ages 5-15. Camp Mercer incorporates a healthy mix of the arts, sports, academics, field trips and swimming all while teaching kids the life skills necessary for them to grow into successful adults. Some scholarship slots available for Lawrence Residents that are in need, call for details. Please see the attached flyer for more information.

Check out the Boys & Girls Club
The Boys and Girls Club of Mercer County has a multitude of exciting programs happening through the summer at the Spruce Street center. See some of what they have to offer at the links below.

Camp Mercer
An eight week day camp that incorporates fun interactive academics, swimming, field trips, the arts, sports and so much more.  Please see the attached flyer for more information.

2017 Princeton University Summer Day Camp
Open House March 18th from 10am - 2pm in the Dillon Gym. Camp is for children in grades 1st thru 8th. Camp includes field trips, swim lessons and lots of fun! There is also a counselor in training option for children in grades 9th thru 12th. See flyer for details.

Notre Dame High School Summer Athletic Camps
Notre Dame High School in Lawrenceville, NJ offers a variety of summer athletic camps. The following camps are available at Notre Dame this summer: Football Big Man Youth Training, Football Skill Position Youth Training, Basketball Camp, Football Camp, Baseball Camp, Boys Lacrosse Camp, Boys and Girls Tennis Camp, Girls Softball Camp, Girls Soccer Camp, Boys Soccer Camp, and Cheerleading. See flyer for more information. 

Notre Dame High School Summer Academic Courses and Arts Camps
Summer Programs at Notre Dame High School in Lawrenceville, NJ offer a variety of opportunities, including academic courses for credit, enrichment classes, and performing arts camps. See flyer for more information.

Swim classes will be offered for all children between the ages of 3 - 14.  Classes will run on weekday mornings in two week  sessions.  Classes will be held Monday-Thursday.  The fee is $80 for 8 classes.

Field Hockey   - The Summer Field Hockey will be held from July 11 - August 3 on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:00-7:30pm. This clinic will be open to all children in 1st to 8th grade. Coaches and players come from local schools to work cooperatively in a program that will develop skills and a love for field hockey. There will be drills and scrimmages with Hopewell Rec on the turf field at Twin Pines.  The fee for this program will be $40.

Track - The Summer Track program will be held Tuesday & Thursday evenings 6:30-8 pm, June 11 - August 3 for 3rd-8th graders interested in improving their speed and stamina. Coaches and varsity track athletes will teach and encourage athletes in starts, form and relays in sprint and distance events. This is excellent training for other sports.  The fee for this program will be $40.

Basketball Camp - Primetime Athletics will put on a two week basketball camp in the Lawrence Middle School gym.  This camp will be run by Lawrence High School coaches and players and is a great opportunity to improve your game!

Police Academy- The Lawrence Township Police Department is hosting a one week camp where kids from the ages of 13 to 17 years old can learn a variety of skills including: car accident investigations, traffic enforcement, crime scenes, arrest, physical control, fire safety, first aid, report writing and physical conditioning.

Rylor Lacrosse Camp
Registration is open for this summer's Rylor Lacrosse Camp.  This will be our 8th summer running the camp.  We are starting to see some of our former campers have great success at the High School level.  Camp will be 8/7 - 8/11 9am-noon.  There is an early registration discount if you register by 5/23.  We hope you will join us this summer.  We have a very knowledgeable and experienced group of coaches that can help your son or daughter improve as lacrosse players.

Seal Academy's Summer Academic Enrichment Camp
Register now for Seal Academy's Summer Enrichment Camp for children entering grades 1-7. Full day camp runs for 7 weeks beginning July 3 through August 21. See flyer.

Basketball Camp
Love Ballin will be at YOUR Lawrence Community Center to bring their successful basketball summer camp program.  The camp is for kids in grades 1st-8th, parents can choose between the week of August 21st and the week of August 28th.  Please see attached flyer for more details!!

Mercer County Wildlife Center Summer Program
Attention kids ages 5-8: Get up close and personal with live wildlife at the Mercer County Wildlife Center this summer!  See flyer for details.

Lawrence Recreation Summer Sports Camps
US Sports Institute is working with the Lawrence Recreation Department to run a selection of summer sports programs for children age 2 to 14. They have various camp options, all of which promote healthy lifestyles, integrity, self-esteem, positive values and good sportsmanship. See flyer for details.

Camp YMCA at Rider University
Have you made plans yet for the Best Summer Ever? Enroll now for Camp YMCA at Rider University, running June 26 - August 25. See flyer for details.

Lawrence Nature Center Summer Camp
Students in grades 3-6 (in Sept. 2017) have the opportunity to participate in a unique camp designed for children who enjoy learning about nature as well as science, technology, engineering, art and math. Each day of the week, participants will focus on discovery and exploration as they hike, observe, construct, create and immerse themselves in the wonders of nature. Experiments, research and hands on projects will ensure active, engaged, fun learning for all!  Participants should bring their own lunch and water bottle.