Summer Camp (Ages 5 – 10)

June 19 - August 11

Camp Stepping Stones will certainly heat up your summer with awesome adventures and red-hot fun! Our weekly, STEAM-filled camp themes include immersive learning experiences around topics like dinosaur investigations, musical explorations, comic book creation, puppetry and more!

To register or receive more information about Camp Stepping Stones, email us or call 203 899 0606, ext. 208.

  • Camp Hours:
    Daily Session: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Extended care: 3:00 – 5:00 pm
  • Camp Fees:
    Tuition: $375 / week – members | $450 / week – non-members
    Extended care: $125 / week – members | $150 / week – non-members
    Daily lunch: An additional $60 / week

June 19 – 23: Paleontology 1.0

Junior paleontologists unite! Let’s dig in to Earth’s past and learn about some of the animals who lived here long ago through hands-on activities, excavations and investigations. Learn about the various traits of some dinosaurs, how they survived and connect the dots to their modern-day descendants. You will get the inside scoop on same famous discoveries as you learn how paleontologists piece together the past.

June 26 – 30: Puppetry Arts

Anything can be a puppet and anyone can tell a story! Work together to create unique puppets and explore how to bring them to life. You will be introduced to the world of puppetry and create your own puppets to put on a show at camp and at home with friends and family.

July 3 – 7: Music Makers (No camp on July 4)

During this week-long camp experience, science and music combine forces. Explore the creation of sound, the science of sound and how sound can become music that anyone can play and enjoy. Music takes on many forms. Taking inspiration from the sound and music around you, build your own simple instruments out of every day materials so that you can share music with the world.

Tuition: $300 / week – members | $360 / week – non-members
Extended care: $100 / week – members | $120 / week – non-members
Daily lunch: An additional $48 / week

July 10 – 14: Art Inspirations

Explore your creativity and express yourself artistically. Discover artists who have made their mark on the world and find inspiration in their pieces. Create your own original pieces using different art mediums and techniques that you will learn during this camp experience.

July 16 – 21: Creative Dramatics

Step out onto the stage and discover the world of performing and improvisation. Find your confidence, explore the depths of your imagination and think on your feet during this week of play improvisation, acting games and more.

July 24 – 28: Simple Machines

Some simple machine inventions drastically changed the shape of the world. During this week of innovation, we’ll spotlight famous inventors like Leonardo da Vinci and Archimedes, who didn’t just shape the world, they helped to build it. Learn the fundamentals as you create your own simple machine to pass our Stepping Stones STEAM Challenge. Use what you learned to create the next great invention.

July 31 – August 4: Comic Book Camp

Imagination comes to life! Learn the basics of visual storytelling. Develop your own characters and make those characters come to life in your comic strip.

August 7 – 11: Paleontology 2.0

Roar into Stepping Stones as this camp adventure continues! Dig a little deeper during this “dino-mite” week as you explore paleontology through the lens of continental drift, geology, evolution and the Ice Age. Investigate modern-day, groundbreaking dinosaur discoveries, the mammalian make-overs that paved the way to human intelligence, Paleo art, theories and more. You have been naturally selected for this deeper dive into Earth’s past. See you there!

Register now or call 203 899 0606, ext. 208 for more information.

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