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2021 Summer Camp Guide

By Amber Nevin, Macaroni Kid Wilkes-Barre Publisher February 28, 2021

Why should you send your child participate in a Wilkes-Barre area summer camp? Summer camps are a great time for your kids to try new things, nurture unique interests, meet new friends, stretch their creativity, and have tons of Wilkes Barre area summer fun! You're guaranteed to find something on this list of local summer camps that your kid will be excited about, in-person or virtually!

Want to see your camp featured in the 2021 Macaroni Kid Wilkes Barre Summer Camp Guide? Fill in our Summer Camp Guide Form or Email us today!

Academy of Chess LLC, Summer Chess Camp

Academy of Chess, LLC is offering Summer Chess Camp for students grade 2nd- 8th. Camp will be run by Instructor Mr. Frank Procopio, Certified Chess Coach with a limit of 14 students!
2021 Summer Camp: Monday, Aug 2 - Friday, Aug 6
Address: 66 Everett Street, Wilkes-Barre 18705
Phone Number: 570-574-4603

Learn More or Register Today for Academy of Chess LLC, Summer Chess Camp!

Back Mountain Music Therapy , The Heyward Rooms- "Attention and Focus Issues" Therapy Camp

Back Mountain Music Therapy, The Heyward Rooms

Back Mountian Music Therapy, The Heyward Rooms is offering "Attention and Focus Issues"  therapy camp groups for children 3-7 years of age. Each group will be a music therapy play group. The groups will begin the process to help children with attention and focus issues to begin in making the sensory connections that often impede the ability to sustain focus, age appropriately. 

2021 Summer Camps: Monday June 21, June 28, July 5, and July 26. Each group will be scheduled for 45 minutes between the hours of 9-4. Group times will be scheduled after receiving applications.

Address: 270 Pierce St. Suite 206 Kingston, PA 18704



Phone Number: 570-574-1707

Learn More or Register Today for Back Mountian Music Therapy, Heyward Rooms Therapy Camp!

Camp Orchard Hill


Camp Orchard Hill has been a leader in Christian Camping since 1972, providing a life changing camp experience and reliable childcare for thousands of children and families each year.  Best Week Ever Day and Overnight Camps, Community Programs, Family Events, Winterblast Retreats and Respite Care Events are a safe space for children to grow, engage with the beauty of creation and test the limits of adventure and creativity!

2021 Summer Camps: June 14th- August 20th

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Address: 640 Orange Rd Dallas PA 18612
Phone Number: 570-333-4098

Learn More or Register Today Camp Orchard Hill!

Indraloka Animal Sanctuary Earth Camp

Indraloka Animal Sanctuary Earth Camp

Indraloka Animal Sanctuary Earth Camp is a unique 5-day summer camp where kids ages 5-14 will enjoy a full day of  outdoor adventures, chicken cuddles, pig snuggles, sheep hugs, art, crafts, legos, puzzles, games, and so much more creative, playful, nature-based compassion filled fun! Each week will feature a theme with age appropriate variations on activities in addition to those listed above. A healthy, kid-friendly plant based lunch will be provided. Includes: STEAM-related activities, animal care lessons, compassion and kindness education, time with rescued farm animals, creative arts, outdoor activities, and meals

2021 Summer Camps: 3 Weeks- June 14- 18, July 12- 16, and August 2-6, choose one week or all three!

Address: 333 Oak Dr Dalton, PA 18414
Phone Number: 570-763-2908

Learn More or Register Today for Indraloka Animal Sanctuary Earth Camp

JCC Day Camp

JCC Day Camp

JCC Day Camp with the JCA of NEPA is the region’s largest, longest-operating day camp located on a gated 40 acre property in the Back Mountain. Featuring three swimming pools that offer a variety of waterfront activities including swim instruction taught by certified instructors. JCC Day Camp is open to children four years of age up to 9th grade

2021 Summer Camps: June 21 - August 20 along with Specialty Sports Camps (Basketball & Softball)2021 Summer Camps: 3 Weeks- June 14- 18, July 12- 16, and August 2-6, choose one week or all three!

Address: 26 Troxel Switch Road, Dallas PA 18612


Phone Number: 570 824 4646 ext. 214

Learn More or Register Today for JCC Day Camp

Live Love Dance Studio

Live Love Dance Studio

Offering Weekly Summer Camps for kids Ages 2- 7+ years old with fun themes and sessions for all; Mommy and Mini, Princess, Super Hero, Tumble, and Summer Dance! 

2021 Summer Camps: June 21st- August 20th
Address: 210 Division St Kingston, PA 18704
Phone Number: 570-762-9890
Learn More or Register Today for Live Love Dance Studio Summer Camps!
Raising Light Ridge

Rising Light Ridge

Rising Light Ridge is a ministry of The Tim Tebow Foundation, offering rustic summer camp experiences! Summer camps run in one week sessions for kids ages 10-17 full of outdoor activities on their beautiful property.

2021 Summer Camps: July 4th- August 13th
Address: Bear Creek Township, just outside of Wilkes-Barre, PA
Phone Number: 570-606-7415

Learn More or Register Today for Rising Light Ridge Summer Camps!

Rock N' Roll Gymnastic Academy

Rock N’ Roll Gymnastics Academy 

Offering Weekly Summer Camps for kids Ages 4 and up with fun and exciting themes including Gymnastics Competition, Ninja, Super Hero, Acrobatics and more! They are also offering a special Pre-School Week for 2.5- 5 year olds!

2021 Summer Camps: June 21st- August 6th
Address: 106 South Lehigh Street Shavertown, PA 19708
Phone Number: 570-592-8638

Learn More or Register Today for Rock N' Roll Gymnastic Summer Camps!


YMCA Camp Kresge offers amazing day and overnight summer experiences that will provide your children a lifetime of memories, camp friends, new skills, and great adventures. Let your children grow with us on our 1100 acres of natural beauty, guided by our responsible and caring staff. We offer a variety of teen leadership programs as well as specialty camps for the adventurous camper looking to get more out of their YMCA Camp Kresge experience. ACA Accredited. 

2021 Summer Camps: June 7th- August 20th
Address: 382 Camp Kresge White Haven, PA 18661
Phone Number: 570-443-CAMP (2267)

Learn More or Register Today for YMCA Camp Kresge!

Young Art Virtual Paint Class (DEAL Included)

Young Art Virtual Paint Class 
Art lovers ages 4+ can sketch here, sculpt there, paint anywhere! Inspire their love of art with an incredible virtual experience designed to inspire creativity and foster learning with an all-access pass from Young Art. Classes include Harry Potter, Pokemon, and Disney-themed lessons, Fashion Design, Clay sculpting, Sketching, Digital Art, Culinary Art, & more! Save 20% with a CertifiKid deal.*

2021 Young Art Virtual Classes: 
Sample Schedule of Live Classes:
Monday-Friday: 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm
Saturday: 10am, 11am, 12pm
Sunday: 11am, 1pm, 2pm
Address: Virtual, Your Home!

Learn More About this Deal or Register Today for Young Art Virtual Paint Class!

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Macaroni Kid's DIY Summer Camp at Home
Macaroni Kid wants EVERY family to have an opportunity to experience summer camp. You can create your own summer camp adventure with seven weeks of specially curated itineraries that include recipes, crafts, at-home activities, field trips (virtual and in-person), free printables, and so much more!
2021 Summer Camps: 7 Weeks of Themed Camp Ideas to Do At Home with Kids 
Address: Your Home

Click on Each Week's Image to Get Full Details of the FREE at Home Camp!

More summer camps & activities will be listed, so please check back often! 

Do you have a summer camp that should be listed in this guide? We offer great rates for your listing! Please fill in our Summer Camp Guide Form or Email us today!

If you are looking for MORE great Summer Camps in NEPA please check out Macaroni Kid Scranton and their Summer Camp Guide! ā˜€ļø

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