Last-Minute Summer Camp Guide
There’s still time to get the kids signed up for fun this summer … but don’t wait
Planet Hope Land & Sea Camp
Ages 5 to 17 learn how to sail on 14-foot dinghies. Camps cover water safety, capsize recovery, rigging, terminology and basic sailing skills in a fun and exciting atmosphere. Five-day sessions from June 9-Aug.11 at Herington Harbour South, Rose Haven: 410-867-7177; www.sailingcamp.org.
Canaan Farms Camp
Horse-lovers ages 8+ combine horseback riding, animal care, art instruction and nature lore in friendly, small camps. Five-day sessions from June 17-Aug. 12. Canaan Farms, Huntingtown: 410-257-0706; www.canaanfarmscalvert.com.
En-tice-ment Horse Camp
Horse-lovers ages 5+ at beginner, intermediate and advanced levels learn equestrian skills and all aspects of horsemanship in a fun, family atmosphere. Five-day sessions from June 23-Aug. 4. At En-tice-ment Stables, Harwood: 410-867-6370; www.enticementstables.com.
Kidship Sailing Camp
Ages five-15 years set sail in Lil’ Sailor, Sailing Basics, Sailing Essentials and Intermediate and Advanced Sailing courses. Five-day half- and full-day sessions ongoing from June into August. Kidship Sailing School, Annapolis: 800-638-9192; find camp schedules at www.kidshipsailing.com.
St. Margaret’s Day School Camp
A fun-filled theme-based program with hands on-exploration and creativity including daily water play, arts & crafts, outdoor and science exploration; field trips for older campers at the conclusion of each theme. Half day for 2 & 3 years; full day for 4-9 years. Five-day sessions beginning June 9. St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church & Day School: 410-974-0200; www.stmargarets.diomd.org.
Summit School Camp
Rising 1st thru 8th graders pair fun with improving reading, written expression, math and organizational skills in this full-day four-week camp. The morning is devoted to academics; afternoon sessions include drama, arts, swimming, water activities, field trips and more. Plus, intensive academic workshops help upper elementary students build specific skills in written expression or expand their skills to include creative writing. June 30-July 25. The Summit School, Edgewater: 410-798-0005; www.thesummitschool.org.