Kids on Campus: Newtown: Ages 13+

June 23-27 

Beginner Sewing

Learn how to sew this summer! Campers will learn the basics of sewing by hand and by machine. The camp includes many projects including a pin cushion, back sack, pillow case and pajama bottoms just to mention a few. Paula Molino, M.ED
$259 ( includes all materials) RCHYC 6003 C01

KIDZ BIZ CAMP  

Are you the next Bill Gates? Donald Trump? Oprah Winfrey (Debi Fields)? Do you have an idea for a hot new product; cool new service you think will change the world? This is your chance to learn how to start a business from the ground up. In this camp, you will design a product, create a plan and learn how to market your business. At the end of the week, you will test your business by pitching your plan to a group of investors. Greg Luce
$259/ RCHYC 5427 C01

MOUNTAIN BIKING / DISC GOLF

(must be 8 years old)
In this combo class, you will learn about trail riding, bike maintenance, and bike safety as well as the exciting sport of disc golf. Spend the day in Tyler Park learning proper riding position for climbing and descending, proper gear use, technical maneuvering, controlled braking, disc golf rules of play, and throwing styles.  You must provide your own multi-geared mountain bike.  All bikes should be tuned and given a safety check prior to the start of camp.  Bike rentals are available for a $50.00 fee for the week. Call Endurance Sports for any questions or to reserve a bike rental (215-369-0225). Requirements: helmet, multi-geared mountain bike, bathing suit & towel for afternoon swim. The instructor reserves the right to deny participation if bike does not meet requirements.
Barbara Kuronya, B.S.
$289 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5623 C01

Junior Lifeguarding

(Must be 11 years old.)
Are you between the ages of 11 and 14? Do you see yourself as a lifeguard someday? Experience what it takes to be a great lifeguard. Learn everything from lifesaving and leadership skills to fitness and professional development. When it’s time to take a Lifeguard Training course, your Junior Lifeguarding experience will prepare you to be the best lifeguard that you can be.
Prerequisites: Swim the front crawl for 25 yards continuously while breathing to the front or side. Tread water for one (1) minute using arms and legs. Submerge and swim a distance of 10 feet underwater.
Jamie Bintliff
$279 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5632 C01

NASTAR CAMP

From Leonardo Divinci’s first designs of planes and helicopters to today’s latest space exploration vehicles: through construction of physics projects and a variety of just about any flying machine you could think of NASTAR camp will soar you through the history and principles of flight with the emphasis on learning to design, prototype, construct, and test your own devices. This camp is for students interested in science and engineering who want to get hands on experience and learn more about aviation through physics. A field trip to NASTAR headquarters and museum includes a real centrifuge, altitude chamber, flight simulator, gyro lab and ejection seat trainer plus other exhibits. Stuart Kryzwonos
$299 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 0326 C01

June 30-July 3

Duct Tape Creative Crafts

What would life be like without Duct Tape? Come join us as we recycle this wonderful invention using wild colors and prints of duct tape to create fun and useful products such as a wallet, luggage tag, jewelry and other accessories and household items.
Paula Molino M.Ed
$209 ( includes all materials) RCHYC 6006 C01

Dream House

Dream House is designed to familiarize the camper with the foundations of architecture. The camp is divided into several sections each designed to enable the camper to progress towards the goal of building a structure of their own design. A truly hands on experience!
Stuart Kryzwonos
$209 ( includes all materials) RCHYC 6009 C01

Introduction to Cross Country/Trail Running

Ages 10-13 and 13+
Description: Participants will be provided with necessary information, training strategies and challenge goals for achieving personal success in cross country/trail running activities. The camp is designed to provide a progressive learning/training experience that will aid in aerobic (endurance) and anaerobic (sprint/threshold) development for the youngster. A variety of fun training activities will be introduced from the beginning/entry level to the more advanced. Support will be provided for all children at all fitness levels. Proper running shoes or trail shoes are recommended! Participants need to bring a change of top, towel and water bottle along with lunch and swimsuit.
Coach Stephan Harnish, B.S.
$209 ( includes all materials) RCHYC 5301 C01 

TOTALLY SKATEBOARD

(must be 9 years old)
Learn new stuff and have fun. Practice riding, paddling, ollieing and dropping in all morning at a local skate park. Spend the afternoon taking a swim, watching skate videos, and building and customizing a new skateboard deck that you will take home with you at the end of the week. Requirements: Skateboard; helmet; elbow, knee and wrist pads; and a signed waiver.  There are no exceptions to the required items. Those who do not have the required items may not participate.  
Barbara Kuronya, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials & transportation to Middletown Skate Park)/ RCHYC 5627 C01

LOW SEW-NO SEW BAGS

(AGES 10-13, 13+)
Would you like to create a fun bag or tote, but don’t know how to sew? No Problem! In this creative camp, you will learn how to make simple bags and totes that require no sewing or very little sewing. Students will learn how to make a bag from a t-shirt, pillow slip, tape or even candy wrappers! Fabric is also avaiable for those who want to use more sewing in their projects. 
  Betsy Kruse
$229 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5732 C01

TEENAGE HAIR AND SKINCARE

This camp is for the girl who wants to learn how to take care of her own hair, skin, and proper nutrition to maintain healthy hair and skin. Students will learn how to properly blow dry, curl, and flat iron their own hair. Students will learn a basic teenage appropriate make-up application and proper care of make-up products. Students will learn what food and vitamins help keep hair healthy and promote growth. Learn what you can do to have beautiful skin for a lifetime. NOTE: All techniques will be on their own hair.  Brandee Garnett,  Licensed Cosmetology Instructor
$249 ( includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5730 C01

Intro to Model Railroading

All Aboard! This camp will provide an introduction to model railroading. Students will have hands-on experience creating a train layout. Learn about the real world of trains and the model railroad hobby. Assemble model railroad cars and structures. Using teamwork, design and build an HO electric model train layout with running trains.
Joe's Train Station
$289 (all materials included) RCHYC 6022 C01

July 7-11

DECATHLON CAMP: TRACK, FIELD  & FITNESS

This Decathlon Camp will challenge you in areas of track, field, and overall fitness.  Presentation of the various disciplines in track, (starting blocks, running and hurdling, speed sprinting and field endurance mechanics of jumping - horizontal and vertical - throwing shot and discus, javelin, and baton passing) within an environment of careful and thorough instruction by experienced coaches with safety being emphasized. Bring your bathing suit and towel.
Coach Stephan Harnish, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5617 C01

BASKETBALL

(maximum age 15)
This exciting camp is designed to teach boys and girls the essential fundamentals of basketball. You will learn all aspects of the game including basketball conditioning, dribbling, ball handling, passing, shooting, and rebounding. Emphasis will also be placed on offensive and defensive techniques involved in team play.  We will have competitions for shooting 5 on 5, 3 on 3, dribbling, and more. Each day’s activities include sessions on footwork, station drills, game strategy and a cool down period in the pool.  Friday is a special day of competitions and tournament games followed by an end of the week awards ceremony. Bring your bathing suit and towel.
Coaches Ron Chiarolanza & John Senske
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5601 C01

MOCK TRIAL

“Legal justice is the art of the good and the fair.” Learn some general trial techniques such as opening statements and closing arguments, how to examine and cross-examine witnesses and some evidentiary basics in preparation for mock trial simulations. You will be captivated by the challenge of these dramatic role-playing experiences as attorneys, witnesses, jurors, and other court room personnel all of which leads up to the experience of presenting a case before a jury. “Ladies and Gentlemen, the case is in your hands.”
Diane M. Rice, Esquire
$269 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5724 C01

MOUNTAIN BIKING / DISC GOLF

(must be 8 years old)
In this combo class, you will learn about trail riding, bike maintenance, and bike safety as well as the exciting sport of disc golf. Spend the day in Tyler Park learning proper riding position for climbing and descending, proper gear use, technical maneuvering, controlled braking, disc golf rules of play, and throwing styles.  You must provide your own multi-geared mountain bike.  All bikes should be tuned and given a safety check prior to the start of camp.  Bike rentals are available for a $50.00 fee for the week. Call Endurance Sports for any questions or to reserve a bike rental (215-369-0225). Requirements: helmet, multi-geared mountain bike, bathing suit & towel for afternoon swim. The instructor reserves the right to deny participation if bike does not meet requirements. Barbara Kuronya, B.S.
$289 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5623 C02

PROJECT FASHION

Inspired by the TV show Project Runway,this camp is for inspiring young designers who love fashion .Campers will learn about color, fabric, styling, mixing and matching outfits and how to redesign existing garments. They will take on a design challenge by creating their own design collection, drawing by hand and on the computer.
Paula Molino, M.Ed
$279 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5103 C01

FABULOUS FISHING

Learn how to safely fish and enjoy the art of fishing each day.  All equipment and bait will be supplied. (You may bring your own rod.) Instruction on safe casting, hook removal from fish, baiting of hooks, good fishing areas, and good fishing etiquette will be presented. Bring rain gear if necessary. This camp will culminate with a trip to Lake Nockamixon; you must bring a bag lunch that day.
Lou Pollack, M.Ed.
$299 (includes all materials and transportation)/ RCHYC 5614 C01

July 14-18

ELECTRONIC EXCITEMENT

Here is your chance to learn how to build electrical circuits, solder, convert solar energy into electricity and build electronic devices. Using electronic kits, you will discover your abilities to become an inventor.   
Stuart Kryzwonos
$284 RCHYC 5417 C01

DECATHLON CAMP: TRACK, FIELD  & FITNESS

This Decathlon Camp will challenge you in areas of track, field, and overall fitness.  Presentation of the various disciplines in track, (starting blocks, running and hurdling, speed sprinting and field endurance mechanics of jumping - horizontal and vertical - throwing shot and discus, javelin, and baton passing) within an environment of careful and thorough instruction by experienced coaches with safety being emphasized. Bring your bathing suit and towel.
Coach Stephan Harnish, B.S.
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5617 C02

DREAMWEAVER

Learn how to design web pages like a pro! Create a website using a professional design tool: Dreamweaver. Develop content, control design, layout and navigation, add graphics and photos, add a blog and upload your site to the internet. Camper may also use Google Page Creator. Bring your ideas - you will have time to work on your own projects.   
Karen Rodriguez
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 3071 C01

TENNIS, ANYONE??

(maximum age 15)
Get into the “swing” with our exciting tennis clinic! Learn how to play the game of tennis. Ground strokes, volleys, and serves will be taught. Tennis games and conditioning will also be included. Doubles play will be demonstrated and strategy will be discussed. Hopefully an appreciation and love of the game will be acquired. Bring your own tennis racquet, bathing suit and towel.  
John Senske
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5606 C01

ROBOTIC ARM

The syringe robotic arm experiment is designed to develop the problem solving skills in students, with a side of creativity and imagination. Each student will construct a robotic arm using simple materials and machines through the power of hydraulics. Robots will be decorated and painted to be taken home at the end of camp.
Travis Jovais
$269 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5450 C01

BEGINNER’S LACROSSE FOR BOYS & GIRLS

Learn the hottest sport around!  This camp is well suited to the new player or anyone who wants to sharpen their skills.  The focus will be on skill improvement through drills, conditioning, videos and games.  Throwing, catching, cradling, shooting ground balls, and rules of play will all be covered.  Some activities will be co-ed and others will be taught separately.  Conditioning and running essential to the game are incorporated in the many fun activities during this camp. Bring your bathing suit for afternoon swim.
Requirements:  boys: stick, mouthguard, gloves, bathing suit & towel girls: stick, mouthguard, bathing suit & towel.  All equipment must be regulation.  Questions call Endurance Sports 215-369-0225.
Barbara Kuronya, B.S.
$269 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5624 C01

Music and Voice Production Camp

Step aside American Idol! Have you ever dreamed of performing like your favorite singer? Do you want to learn about the amazing world of the music industry? Then step uo to the mic and begin to develop your skills in songwriting, music recording, voice-overs and audio equipment operation. You will have the unique opportunity to create your very own song from beginning to end and record it live. Take home a digital copy and share it with friends and family for years.
East Coast Recording (Grammy Award winning music producer)
$289 (includes all materials) RCHYC 5012 C01

FABULOUS FISHING

Learn how to safely fish and enjoy the art of fishing each day.  All equipment and bait will be supplied. (You may bring your own rod.) Instruction on safe casting, hook removal from fish, baiting of hooks, good fishing areas, and good fishing etiquette will be presented. Bring rain gear if necessary. This camp will culminate with a trip to Lake Nockamixon; you must bring a bag lunch that day.
Lou Pollack, M.Ed.
$299 (includes all materials and transportation)/ RCHYC 5614 C02

Art Frenzy

Are you another one of those crazed artists who loves creating something every day? Then get out of control with your inner artist while exploring different mediums every day. Remix drawings and more to develop your ideas and projects while expressing your individual self.
Danielle Cargas
$259 (all materials included) RCHYC 6001 C01

Psyched

Take a unique journey towards better understanding yourself through the fascinating world of Psychology. Topics include structures of the brain, sensation and perception experiments, memory challenges, personality testing, investigations into intelligence and lots more!
Joseph O’Connor
$284 ( includes all materials) RCHYC 6021 C01

July 21-25

BASKETBALL

(maximum age 15)
This exciting camp is designed to teach boys and girls the essential fundamentals of basketball. You will learn all aspects of the game including basketball conditioning, dribbling, ball handling, passing, shooting, and rebounding. Emphasis will also be placed on offensive and defensive techniques involved in team play.  We will have competitions for shooting 5 on 5, 3 on 3, dribbling, and more. Each day’s activities include sessions on footwork, station drills, game strategy and a cool down period in the pool.  Friday is a special day of competitions and tournament games followed by an end of the week awards ceremony. Bring your bathing suit and towel.
Coaches Ron Chiarolanza & John Senske
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5601 C02

UNDERWATER ROVERS

Build an Underwater Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV), with the emphasis on learning to design, prototype, construct,  and test your own creation.  No kits or assembly instructions in this camp!  Work in teams, using raw materials to build a unique rover that will navigate an obstacle course in the pool.  This camp is for students interested in science or engineering who want to get their hands dirty and learn more about design process. Please bring a swimsuit and towel, rover testing will require you to get wet!
Stuart Krzywonos, M.S.
$279 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5429 C01

WOODTURNING

Learn how to skillfully produce many fun and artful wooden objects using a mini-lathe. You will discover the versatility and appreciate the usefulness of this amazing machine as we turn raw wood into beautiful creative objects. The week is action-packed, as you learn to safely work the wood into many different projects including a mallet, bowl, toothpick holder, honey dipper and bottle stoppers.   
Henry Geisenhoner
$359 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5055 C01 

Music and Voice Production Camp

Step aside American Idol! Have you ever dreamed of performing like your favorite singer? Do you want to learn about the amazing world of the music industry? Then step uo to the mic and begin to develop your skills in songwriting, music recording, voice-overs and audio equipment operation. You will have the unique opportunity to create your very own song from beginning to end and record it live. Take home a digital copy and share it with friends and family for years.
East Coast Recording (Grammy Award winning music producer)
$289 (includes all materials) RCHYC 5012 C02 

Video Production

Are you ready to take the next step in video production?  This camp will focus on how audio, video, non-linear editing, and special effects can enhance the average home movie.  We will build on the basics from Digital Video and use Apple iMovie to create and share our short films with family and friends.    
Kevin Ketler, B.S.
$259/ RCHYC 5426 C02

Financial Whiz Kidz

Do you want to grow up and become rich? If your answer is yew, then Financial Whiz Kidz is the camp for you. This creative, fun, interactive camp helps you learn to make, manage, and multiply your money wisely. We will start with earning and budgeting money, explore saving and investing, and end the week proving you have what it takes to grow your wealth in the real world!
Greg Luce, MBA
$259 (all materials included) RCHYC 6008 C01

Psyched

Take a unique journey towards better understanding yourself through the fascinating world of Psychology. Topics include structures of the brain, sensation and perception experiments, memory challenges, personality testing, investigations into intelligence and lots more!
Joseph O’Connor
$284 ( includes all materials) RCHYC 6021 C02

HOGWARTS II

(Pre Requisite: completion of year one)
Summer is finally here and that means one thing in our Kids on Campus Wizard World: Hogwarts Year Two is in session. Dust off your wand and rejoin some of your favorite Hogwarts Professors because it is time to dive even deeper into the world of Harry Potter. Enjoy even more challenging versions of your favorite classes from last year, including Transfiguration, Charms, Care of Magical Creatures and Herbology. Experience some new twists in Potions, Divination, and Muggle Studies. Students will be challenged with new activities such as calligraphy and following the stars in Astronomy class, as well as enjoying old favorites such as Quidditch. Who will win the house cup this year? 
Valerie Ciaramella
$279/ RCHYC 5104 C01

July 28-Aug 1

ADVANCED ART EXPRESSIONS

This camp will take you to the next level of artistic study. You will gain confidence and strengthen your understanding of the fundamentals in art, sculpture and design. Develop your skills and your imagination. Learn a variety of techniques to produce wonderful masterpieces.
Donna Kutz-Ermer, M.F.A.
$274 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5047 C01

UNDERWATER ROVERS  

Build an Underwater Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV), with the emphasis on learning to design, prototype, construct,  and test your own creation.  No kits or assembly instructions in this camp!  Work in teams, using raw materials to build a unique rover that will navigate an obstacle course in the pool.  This camp is for students interested in science or engineering who want to get their hands dirty and learn more about design process. Please bring a swimsuit and towel, rover testing will require you to get wet!
Stuart Krzywonos, M.S.
$279 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5429 C02

Volleyball Academy

This camp is designed for boys and girls looking to learn the fundamentals of volleyball. Emphasis will be placed on all aspects of volleyball including passing, setting, serving, blocking, attacking, digging and team play. Campers will receive fitness training specific to the sport of volleyball and participate in multiple drills to reinforce muscle memory skills. Individual and team competitions will also take place throughout the week.
Greg Marchetti
$259 (all materials included) RCHYC 6015 C01

TENNIS, ANYONE??

(maximum age 15)
Get into the “swing” with our exciting tennis clinic! Learn how to play the game of tennis. Ground strokes, volleys, and serves will be taught. Tennis games and conditioning will also be included. Doubles play will be demonstrated and strategy will be discussed. Hopefully an appreciation and love of the game will be acquired. Bring your own tennis racquet, bathing suit and towel.  
John Senske
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5606 C02

WOODTURNING

Learn how to skillfully produce many fun and artful wooden objects using a mini-lathe. You will discover the versatility and appreciate the usefulness of this amazing machine as we turn raw wood into beautiful creative objects. The week is action-packed, as you learn to safely work the wood into many different projects including a mallet, bowl, toothpick holder, honey dipper and bottle stoppers.   
Henry Geisenhoner
$359 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5055 C02

101 Ways with a T-SHIRT

This week long camp will allow campers to re-purpose new and old t-shirts into wearable items-shirts, skirts, vests, etc. We will also make bags, pillows, stuffed animals or other projects of the campers’ ideas .Projects will be tailored to the students experience level, allowing all abilities to participate. More experienced sewing or crafting students will be able to bring in t-shirts or fabric from home if desired for individualized projects.
Betsy Kruse, M.B.A.
$269 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5098 C01

GAME MAKER

Make your own video games! Students will learn program skills as they design their own video games with Game maker software. Learn how to make your own characters, design your own levels and games and work collaboratively to learn new skills. Whether you are an experienced programmer or entirely new to Game maker, all students are welcome.   
John Heisey
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 3067 C01

Music and Voice Production Camp

Step aside American Idol! Have you ever dreamed of performing like your favorite singer? Do you want to learn about the amazing world of the music industry? Then step uo to the mic and begin to develop your skills in songwriting, music recording, voice-overs and audio equipment operation. You will have the unique opportunity to create your very own song from beginning to end and record it live. Take home a digital copy and share it with friends and family for years.
East Coast Recording (Grammy Award winning music producer)
$289 (includes all materials) RCHYC 5012 C03 

KIDZ BIZ CAMP 

Are you the next Bill Gates? Donald Trump? Oprah Winfrey (Debi Fields)? Do you have an idea for a hot new product; cool new service you think will change the world? This is your chance to learn how to start a business from the ground up. In this camp, you will design a product, create a plan and learn how to market your business. At the end of the week, you will test your business by pitching your plan to a group of investors. 
Greg Luce
$259/ RCHYC 5427 C02

Hogwarts lll

Pre-Requisite: Hogwarts Year ONE AND TWO.
This year, Kids on Campus’s Wizarding World will be hosting a legendary event: THE TRIWIZARD TOURNAMENT! In this final installment of the KOC Hogwarts Camps, houses will compete for the Triwizard Cup in our own version of the tournament through wizarding skill-building and teamwork challenges. Are you brave enough to compete in the Triwizard tasks? Need we remind you that those who enter the competition should not be faint at heart: for those who are chosen stand alone, that is until the grand finale team challenge! If competition is not your cup of butterbeer, there are plenty of other activities to enjoy. Not only will we need reporters for the Daily Prophet, but there are also still Hogwarts classes to attend. The House Cup will still be awarded to the House with the most points earned in your favorite classes from previous Hogwarts Camps, providing houses with TWO chances to win this year. Will your house be awarded both the House Cup AND Triwizard Cup? Come join us and find out!
Valerie Ciaramella
$279 RCHYC 6019 C01

Aug 4-8

TENNIS, ANYONE??

(maximum age 15)
Get into the “swing” with our exciting tennis clinic! Learn how to play the game of tennis. Ground strokes, volleys, and serves will be taught. Tennis games and conditioning will also be included. Doubles play will be demonstrated and strategy will be discussed. Hopefully an appreciation and love of the game will be acquired. Bring your own tennis racquet, bathing suit and towel.  
John Senske
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5606 C03

FABULOUS FISHING

Learn how to safely fish and enjoy the art of fishing each day.  All equipment and bait will be supplied. (You may bring your own rod.) Instruction on safe casting, hook removal from fish, baiting of hooks, good fishing areas, and good fishing etiquette will be presented. Bring rain gear if necessary. This camp will culminate with a trip to Lake Nockamixon; you must bring a bag lunch that day. Lou Pollack, M.Ed.
$299 (includes all materials and transportation)/RCHYC 5614 C03

Volleyball Academy

This camp is designed for boys and girls looking to learn the fundamentals of volleyball. Emphasis will be placed on all aspects of volleyball including passing, setting, serving, blocking, attacking, digging and team play. Campers will receive fitness training specific to the sport of volleyball and participate in multiple drills to reinforce muscle memory skills. Individual and team competitions will also take place throughout the week. Greg Marchetti
$259 (all materials included) RCHYC 6015 C02

CREATIVE HAIR, NAILS, AND SKINCARE 2

This camp is for students that have taken creative hair and nails camp or have a general knowledge of braiding. Students will learn how to properly use a flat iron, create curls using a curling wand, and advanced long hair design for proms and formals. In the nail section campers will learn how to use gel polish, hot oil manicure and the benefits of paraffin on the skin during nail services. Campers will learn proper care of their skin and how to give themselves an at-home facial and basic make-up application. NOTE: All nail and skin techniques are done on each other.
Brandee Garnett, Licensed Cosmetology Instructor
$309 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5730 C01

INLINE SKATING

Half Day Camp - 9am-noon only!
(may be paired with Ultimate Frisbee)
Designed with safety in mind, this beginner’s In-Line Skating clinic will give you an opportunity to learn the proper techniques of In-Line Skating.  Basic safety information will begin with equipment fit, maintenance, and proper use. The basic skills of forward movement, braking and turning will be taught through drills and games. The clinic is structured so that those who quickly master the basics can move on to more advanced skills.  You will proceed at your own comfort level.
Requirements:  in-line skates with a brake, helmet, elbow, wrist & knee pads.  No exceptions will be made to the safety gear.  Toy skates are not allowed.  If you do not have the required equipment, it can be provided for an extra fee.  Any questions, please call Endurance Sports at 215-369-0225.
Barbara Kuronya, B.S.
$140 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5612 C01

ULTIMATE FRISBEE

Half Day Camp -12:30-3:30 pm
(may be paired with Inline Skating)
Ultimate Frisbee is a high energy game that involves running, throwing and catching a disc.  A mix between soccer and football, it is a team sport that requires cooperation and agility to achieve a goal.  Learn the techniques and strategies of this fast-paced game and have fun too.  Afternoon swim available so bring a bathing suit and towel.
Barbara Kuronya, B.S.
$155 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5611 C01

Upcycled Fashion

This week long camp will allow campers to re-purpose old, out grown or unused clothes into new wearable fashion such as shirts, skirts, vests, etc. Campers can also make tote bags, purses, pillows, stuffed animals or projects of the campers’ ideas. Projects will be tailored to the student’s experience level, allowing all abilities to participate. Students will be required to bring in t-shirts and clothing from home.
Catherine C. Kruse
$259 RCHYC 6017 C01

Music and Voice Production Camp

Step aside American Idol! Have you ever dreamed of performing like your favorite singer? Do you want to learn about the amazing world of the music industry? Then step uo to the mic and begin to develop your skills in songwriting, music recording, voice-overs and audio equipment operation. You will have the unique opportunity to create your very own song from beginning to end and record it live. Take home a digital copy and share it with friends and family for years.
East Coast Recording Grammy Award winning music producer)
$289 (includes all materials) RCHYC 5012 C04

Financial Whiz Kidz

Do you want to grow up and become rich? If your answer is yew, then Financial Whiz Kidz is the camp for you. This creative, fun, interactive camp helps you learn to make, manage, and multiply your money wisely. We will start with earning and budgeting money, explore saving and investing, and end the week proving you have what it takes to grow your wealth in the real world!
Greg Luce, MBA
$259 (all materials included) RCHYC 6008 C02

Introduction to Cross Country/Trail Running

Description: Participants will be provided with necessary information, training strategies and challenge goals for achieving personal success in cross country/trail running activities. The camp is designed to provide a progressive learning/training experience that will aid in aerobic (endurance) and anaerobic (sprint/threshold) development for the youngster. A variety of fun training activities will be introduced from the beginning/entry level to the more advanced. Support will be provided for all children at all fitness levels. Proper running shoes or trail shoes are recommended! Participants need to bring a change of top, towel and water bottle along with lunch and swimsuit.
Coach Stephan Harnish, B.S.
$259 ( includes all materials) RCHYC 5301 C02

MOCK TRIAL II  

This is Mock Trial with a twist! Travel back in time to delve into some famous trials in history. Explore the historical framework of your trial and then present the trial to the jury.  Examples of trials are: Sacco and Vanzetti, the Scopes Monkey Trial and the trial of Galileo Galleli. Polish your skills from Mock Trial I and learn some new ones. A trip to the Court House caps this week.  Prerequisite: Mock Trial I
Diane M. Rice, Esquire
$269 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5725 C01

COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAM PREPARATION PROGRAM (PSAT/SAT)

Half Day Camp (2 weeks)
Monday-Thursday only; 9 am-noon
Why wait? The relaxed schedule of the summer is a great time to brush up on your reading, writing &math skills to prepare you to take the exam next fall. Get a head start on mastering those areas which the test covers:

 

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Building
  • Mathematical Reasoning
  • Test Techniques
  • Grammar
  • Essay Writing (SAT only)

 

David Gelb, B.S., & Regina O’Neill, M.A.
$259 (Does not include the text book which is purchased separately at the bookstore- Gruber’s Complete SAT/PSAT guide) RCHYC 1503 C01

ACT Test Preparation Program

Half Day Camp (2 weeks)
Monday-Thursday only; 12pm- 3pm
This program will prepare students to take the ACT exam. This exam is commonly used in the college admissions process. The course will cover test strategies as well as the necessary topics in mathematics, reading, English and science.
D. Gelb
$259 (Does not include the text book which is purchase separately at the bookstore- Gruber’s Complete ACT guide) RCHYC 1502 C01

GAME MAKER

Make your own video games! Students will learn program skills as they design their own video games with Game maker software. Learn how to make your own characters, design your own levels and games and work collaboratively to learn new skills. Whether you are an experienced programmer or entirely new to Game maker, all students are welcome.   John Heisey $259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 3067 C02 

Aug 11-15

FLAG FOOTBALL  

Come learn the fun game of flag football. Daily sessions will be devoted to basic skills such as passing, receiving and kicking a football. Time will also be set aside for developing the necessary footwork and conditioning needed to play the game successfully. Teams will be set up and there will be daily practice sessions along with competitions and games. Pool time will also be available. Mouthguards will be distributed to each participant. Cleats may be worn but only if rubber soled. No other pads are necessary since flag football limits all forms of contact.
Ron Chiarolanza/ Tim Chiarolanza
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5607 C01

FABULOUS FISHING

Learn how to safely fish and enjoy the art of fishing each day.  All equipment and bait will be supplied. (You may bring your own rod.) Instruction on safe casting, hook removal from fish, baiting of hooks, good fishing areas, and good fishing etiquette will be presented. Bring rain gear if necessary. This camp will culminate with a trip to Lake Nockamixon; you must bring a bag lunch that day.
Lou Pollack, M.Ed.
$299 (includes all materials and transportation)/RCHYC 5614 C04

CAPTURE THE MOMENT  

Learn to see life through a lens! Use your digital camera to explore the world around you. You will venture outdoors as we learn to frame a composition or capture your shadow in a picture. Take your photos home to share and display. Bring your own camera to camp.
Alexis Amiet
$259 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5430 C01

CREATIVE HAIR STYLING & NAIL CARE

Learn fun, easy ways to create hairstyles on a mannequin. You will also learn how to take proper care of your nails and create fun and easy nail designs. Whether you want to learn fun, creative things to do with your own hair and nails, or take a peek into the cosmetology profession, this will be a fun week filled with hands on activities. NOTE: All nail techniques are done on each other.
Brandee Garnett, Licensed Cosmetology Instructor
$309 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5728 C01

INTRAMURAL SPORTS

Thinking about trying out for a school team? Perhaps you want to learn what it takes to be a member of sports team. Here is your opportunity to experiment with several sports over the course of our one week camp. Each day we will introduce a new sport, work on conditioning and fitness drills, swim and talk about the role of nutrition and how you can make good choices to become a better athlete. We will teach you the skills you need to play basketball, pickleball, volleyball, soccer, wiffleball, ultimate frisbee and ultimate baseball.  There is swimming everyday so bring a bathing suit & towel.  Barbara Kuronya, B.S.
$269 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5631 C01

NASTAR EX

Launch rockets and build airplanes as you enter the fascinating worlds of aviation and space at NASTAR Camp EX, an exciting fun-filled five-day experience. Explore Newton’s Laws of Motion and learn how they relate to aircraft and spacecraft. You will become a rocket scientist as you assemble a flying model rocket and a test pilot as you test a glider of your own design. Activities include building parachutes, balloon-powered cars, balsa gliders, rubber-band powered airplanes, and flying models of historic aircraft. Learn about the challenges of space exploration as you make your own “space food.” NASTAR Camp EX participants will spend half a day at the NASTAR Center in Southampton, PA, where they will pilot an actual aircraft simulator and see the equipment used to prepare future astronauts for travel on the next generation of commercial space vehicles.
NASTAR Camp EX is a licensed activities-based five-day camp experience presented in cooperation with the National Aero Space Training And Research (NASTAR®) Center in Southampton, PA.
Greg Kennedy
$299 (Includes all materials) RCHYC 6018 C01

BRILLIANT BRIDGE BUILDERS

This exciting camp is great for anyone who enjoys problem solving, engineering, designing, team activities, and a little friendly competition. You will work in teams to design the strongest bridge…using toothpicks and glue. Teams will use the Internet to find bridge designs, strategies, and tips for constructing the effective bridge. After construction, teams will compete to see which bridge can hold the most weight.
Brian Ulkloss, B.A.
$269 (includes all materials)/ RCHYC 5328 C01

COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAM PREPARATION PROGRAM (PSAT/SAT)

Half Day Camp (2 weeks)
Monday-Thursday only; 9 am-noon
Why wait? The relaxed schedule of the summer is a great time to brush up on your reading, writing &math skills to prepare you to take the exam next fall. Get a head start on mastering those areas which the test covers:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Building
  • Mathematical Reasoning
  • Test Techniques
  • Grammar
  • Essay Writing (SAT only)

David Gelb, B.S., & Regina O’Neill, M.A.
$259 (Does not include the text book which is purchased separately at the book store- Gruber's Complete SAT/PSAT guide) RCHYC 1503 C01

ACT Test Preparation Program

Half Day Camp (2 weeks)
Monday-Thursday only; 12pm- 3pm
This program will prepare students to take the ACT exam. This exam is commonly used in the college admissions process. The course will cover test strategies as well as the necessary topics in mathematics, reading, English and science.
D. Gelb
$259 (Does not include the text book which is purchase separately at the bookstore- Gruber’s Complete ACT guide) RCHYC 1502 C01