Youth Programs

Aspiring Young Engineers - Summer - JUNE SESSION CANCELED; REMAINING SESSIONS TBD
(Boys and Girls ages 5-12)
Explore and experience the engaging world of “S.T.E.A.M.” (Science, Technology, Engineering, Architecture, Mathematics) through the hands-on, minds-on, unique summer camps offered by Engineering Imagination!  In these exciting and educational programs, participants will use a wide variety of materials in order to learn about, plan, and build S.T.E.A.M.-related projects! LEGO® challenges, model rockets, scale bridges, model roller coasters, and 3-D architectural models…from mechanics and architecture, to renewable sources of energy, to rocketry and aviation, your child is sure to have a blast while learning along the way!

Youth Programs
Young Engineers June AM         112204-J1
Young Engineers June PM         112204-J2
Young Engineers AM-1               112204-AM
Young Engineers PM-1               112204-PM
Young Engineers AM-2               112204-A2
Young Engineers PM-2               112204-P2

FEE:                         $155/Person
MEETS:                    Monday-Friday
AGES 5-8:                9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
AGES 8-12:              1:00-4:00 p.m. 
LOCATION:               Academy Multi-Purpose #1
JUNE SESSION:      June 15-19*
AUG SESSION 1:     August 10-14
AUG SESSION 2:     August 17-21
INSTRUCTOR:         Engineering Imagination

Farm Fresh Kids: Gardening, Harvesting & Preparing -  - JUNE SESSION CANCELED; REMAINING SESSION TBD
(Grades 1-5)
Help with planting, tending and harvesting the garden. Learn about plants, soil, and healthy foods. Each program ends with preparing and eating farm fresh food snacks. Supported by the Sestero Family Fund.
 
Gardening
Farm Fresh 1         207234-S1               
Farm Fresh 2        207234-S2     

FEE:                   $45/Session
MEETS:             Tuesday & Thursday; 9:30-11:30 a.m.
SESSION 1:       June 23, 25, 30
SESSION 2:       August 11, 13 and 18
LOCATION:      Wind Hill Community Farm; 3006 Hebron Avenue; Longo Open Space

Mini Camp - CANCELED
(Child must be age 5 by 1/1/21 NO EXCEPTIONS)
Half day program specifically for children eligible to enter kindergarten in the Fall. Not a school readiness program. Activities focus around a weekly theme with crafts, games, stories and special events. Registration is limited to 2 sessions per child so that we may accommodate as many children as possible. You may sign up for additional sessions on a space available basis beginning Tuesday, April 7. Please note, some activities will repeat. Supervision is at an 6:1 child to staff ratio. Meets rain or shine. 

Mini Camp
Mini Camp 1           121008-S1
Mini Camp 2           121008-S2
Mini Camp 3           121008-S3
Mini Camp 4           121008-S4

FEE:              $75/Child
MEETS:        Monday-Friday 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 
LOCATION:  Buttonball Room #5
SESSION 1: June 29-July 2 (No Camp 7/3)
SESSION 2: July 6-10
SESSION 3: July 13-17
SESSION 4: July 20-24

Summer Playground Program - Program ON with Modifications; Please Call the Office for Additional Information
(Children who have completed grades K-5)
Child must have completed kindergarten! Includes sports, games, arts & crafts, special events, field trips and swimming! Meets rain or shine. Supervision is 9:1 child to staff ratio. 

Playground-Buttonball
Buttonball Session 1           104002-S1
Buttonball Session 2           104002-S2
Buttonball Session 3           104002-S3
Playground-Magnet
Magnet Session 1               104003-S1
Magnet Session 2               104003-S2
Magnet Session 3               104003-S3

FEE:                $275/Session
MEETS:          Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
LOCATION:     Buttonball, Magnet 
SESSION 1:   June 22-July 2 (No Camp 7/3)
SESSION 2:   July 6-17
SESSION 3:   July 20-31

Camp Discovery-  - Program ON with Modifications; Please Call the Office for Additional Information
A traditional day camp program designed to meet the needs of working parents while providing a fun filled day. Campers participate in six program areas, swim lessons, free swim, special events and field trips.  Campers will be split into three age groups: Explorers, Pathfinders and Trailblazers. All meet at the same location and campers see each other during the day but field trips and activities differ. This is not a drop in program and campers should plan on being there for the entire day. Session 4 no swim lessons.

Visit www.glastonbury-ct.gov/campdiscovery for more information. No refunds after June 1st. Please read the parent handbook online before registering to fully understand program and refund policy.  

Camp Discovery-Explorers
(Children who have completed grades K-1)
Session-1 104130-E1
Session-2 104130-E2
Session-3 104130-E3
Session-4 104130-E4
Camp Discovery-Pathfinders
(Children who have completed grades 2-3)
Session-1 104130-P1
Session-2 104130-P2
Session-3 104130-P3
Session-4 104130-P4
Camp Discovery-Trailblazers
(Children who have completed grades 4-6)
Session-1 104130-T1
Session-2 104130-T2
Session-3 104130-T3
Session-4 104130-T4

FEE:                      $220/Session 4; $440/Session 1,2,3
MEETS:                 Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
LOCATION:            Gideon Welles School
SESSION-1:          June 22-July 2 
SESSION-2:          July 6-17
SESSION-3:         July 20-31
SESSION-4:         August 3-7

Camp Sunrise  - Program ON with Modifications; Please Call the Office for Additional Information
(Special Needs Children ages 3-21)
A special needs camp that provides opportunities for achievement in a supportive environment. June 22-August 7 (Seven 1 week sessions), Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at Naubuc School. $135/week (transportation provided at an additional cost). Special registration procedures are required - applications available at the Parks and Recreation office or online at www.glastonbury-ct.gov/campsunrise

Music & Arts - CANCELED
(Children Entering Grades 3-9 in Fall)
Top notch instruction is provided to campers in the arts, dance, drama, instrumental and vocal music by certified teachers from local school districts. Camp culminates with an evening performance/art show.  Special registration procedures are required for this program-you may not register using this brochure. Program and registration information is online at www.glastonbury-ct.gov/macamp. Register online or print and mail the registration form. The start of camp may be pushed back if snow days impact the Glastonbury or Manchester school calendars.

FEE:              $265/Child
MEETS:        Monday-Friday 8:30-11:55 a.m. 
LOCATION:  Hebron Avenue School
DATES:        June 22-July16 (No Camp 7/3)

Camp After Camp-M&A Extended Day - CANCELED
(Children Entering Grades 3-5)
Immediately following Music & Arts Camp to create a full day program. Afternoons will be structured as a traditional playground camp with sports, games, arts & crafts, special events, field trips and swimming! Open to campers enrolled in Music & Arts Camp only. The start of camp may be pushed back if snow days impact the Glastonbury or Manchester school calendars.Visit www.glastonbury-ct.gov/macamp for additional details.

Music & Arts Extended Day
Camp After Camp           104105-AC

FEE:               $245/Child
MEETS:         Monday-Friday 12:00-4:00 p.m.
LOCATION:   Hebron Avenue School
DATES:         June 22-July16 (No Camp 7/3)

Teen Scene-M&A Extended Day - CANCELED
(Entering Grades 6-9) 
Immediately following Music & Arts Camp to create a full day program. Afternoons are less structured with more field trips and time to “hang out” with friends. Open to campers enrolled in Music & Arts Camp only. The start of camp may be pushed back if snow days impact the Glastonbury or Manchester school calendars. Visit www.glastonbury-ct.gov/macamp for additional details.

Music & Arts Extended Day
Teen Scene          104105-TS

FEE:               $259/Child
MEETS:          Monday-Friday 12:00-4:00 p.m.
LOCATION:    Hebron Avenue School
DATES:          June 22-July16 (No Camp 7/3)

Incrediflix
Programs taught by Incrediflix Staff. All flixs down-loadable a month after program ends.  Children who sign up for morning and afternoon session may stay for supervised lunch at no additional charge.

Minecraft vs. Roblox Flix - New - TBD
(Boys and Girls ages 7-13)
Make a Minecraft movie, or make a Roblox movie, or make a mashup movie! Choose Minecraft or Roblox action figures to create a movie full of games or challenges for your character to overcome. In this stop motion movie making class, you’ll work in small groups to create and voice-over your movies. 

Youth Programs
Minecraft v Roblox              112201-MR

Fee:             $189
Meets:         Monday-Friday
                   9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Dates:         August 3-7 
Location:    Hebron Ave School, Art Room 

Action Stop Motion Flix - TBD
(Boys and Girls ages 7-13)
Use stop motion tricks to create fires, explosions and even floods, as your characters battle it out or work together to save the day. Work in small groups to storyboard, create the action, film, and voice-over these exciting movies. 

Youth Programs
Action Stop Motion          112201-AS

FEE:                $189
MEETS:          Monday-Friday
                       1:00-4:00 p.m.
DATES:           August 3-7
LOCATION:    Hebron Ave School, Art Room 

Action Movie Flix - New - TBD
(Boys and Girls ages 7-13)
Adventure awaits you in these high intensity movies, where you’ll use a green screen, camera tricks, & special effects to create your own live-action action movie. You’ll collaborate to write, act, & direct in this stunt packed movie where you’ll be taught action choreography to thrill the audience. 

Youth Programs
Action Movie             112201-AM

FEE:                $189
MEETS:          Monday-Friday
                       9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
DATES:          August 10-14  
LOCATION:   Academy Teen Center

Lego Flix - TBD
(Boys and Girls ages 7-13)
Bring Lego worlds to life! We provide the Legos, you provide your imagination. Work in groups to create a Lego set with Lego characters for a stop-motion movie you’ll storyboard, shoot, and voice-over.

Youth Programs
Lego Flix              112201-LF

FEE:               $189
MEETS:          Monday-Friday
                       1:00-4:00 p.m.
DATES:          August 10-14  
LOCATION:   Academy Teen Center

Grr, Buzz, Hiss, Roar...Art-ventures - TBD
(Boys and Girls Ages 5-10)
Animal lovers and art explorers, take a walk on the wild side. Visit the jungle, go on safari and travel back in time to the Dinosaurs. Discover how far your creativity can go while creating 2 and 3-dimensional animals, butterflies, birds, snakes, frogs and lizards, lions and yes, even dinosaurs. Campers use an amazing variety of art materials, textures and techniques
while experimenting with clay and paints, ceramic and fabric art, wood, oil pastels, stenciling, collage, decoupage and more. These cool and playful art-ventures include fun facts about the animals and some award-winning storytelling. Pair this with Hobby Quest, morning or afternoon, for a FULL DAY PROGRAM. (If so, sign up for Supervised Lunch, brought from home as well).

Kids Crafts
Let’s Gogh Art Ages 5-7            312003-AA
Let’s Gogh Art Ages 8-10          312003-BB
Supervised Lunch                      312003-CC

FEE:                  $149/Person; $12/Supervised Lunch
MEETS:            Monday-Friday 
                          Ages 8-10: 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. 
                         Ages 5-7: 1:00-4:00 p.m.
                         Supervised Lunch 12:00-1:00 p.m. 
LOCATION:      Academy Teen Center
DATES:            August 3-7

Fashion Trends - NEW - TBD
(Boys and Girls Grades 1-5)
Design and create one-of-a-kind trendy pieces that are perfect for your summer wardrobe! From designing and sketching to seeing your vision come to life, we’ll walk you through the process of hand-sewing and decorating your pieces. At the end of the week, you’ll model your unique designs in a fashion show for friends and family! No experience necessary, you’ll learn all the sewing skills to create chic garments-a fashionable way to sharpen fine motor skills and tap into creativity! Program fee includes all materials, and children take home every garment they create.  Pair this with Art-ventures or the Magic Wizards in the morning, for a FULL DAY PROGRAM. (If so, sign up for Supervised Lunch, brought from home as well).     

Youth Programs
HQ Fashion             112203-FT
Supervised Lunch    312003-CC

FEE:                   $184; Person; $12/Supervised Lunch
MEETS:              Monday-Friday, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
                           Supervised Lunch 12:00-1:00 p.m. 
LOCATION:        Academy Multi-Purpose Room #1
DATES:               August 3-7 
INSTRUCTOR:   Hobby Quest

Magic Wizards - TBD
(Boys and Girls Grades K-5)
Abracadabra! Calling all budding magicians - learn to perform astounding tricks this summer! You’ll make objects disappear, reappear and float in midair. Mystify your audience with your mastery of mind-reading! Of course, no magician is complete without a spell-binding performance, so at the end of the week you’ll even perform in a real magic show! Camp is designed to enhance communication and performance skills in a supportive, creative atmosphere. Program fee includes all materials, and children take home every trick they learn.  Pair this with Art-ventures or Fashion Trends, in the afternoon, for a FULL DAY PROGRAM. (If so, sign up for Supervised Lunch, brought from home as well).     

Youth Programs
HQ Magic                      112203-MW
Supervised Lunch          312003-CC

FEE:                  $184/Person; $12/Supervised Lunch
MEETS:             Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
                          Supervised Lunch 12:00-1:00 p.m. 
LOCATION:       Academy Multi-Purpose Room #1
DATES:             August 3-7 
INSTRUCTOR:  Hobby Quest

Mad Science Crazy Chemworks - TBD
(Entering Grades 1-5 (Child Must be 5 and Have Completed Kindergarten; Glastonbury Residents Only)
Learn about the tools scientists use in their laboratories - atoms, molecules and reactions; acids and bases; and fluorescence and phosphorescence. Kids will examine and investigate super sticky things by exploring suction, hydrogen, bonding and static cling. Each day they can continue the science and fun with their very own labware take home! You may sign up for either the AM or PM session, not both!
 
Mad Science-Crazy Chemworks
Chemworks AM 9:00-12:00                103133-01
Chemworks PM 1:00-4:00                  103133-02

FEE:                      $155/child
LOCATION:          Smith Art Room 1
DATE:                   August 3-7