BEAM CENTER SUMMER DAY
Weeklong Day Camps for Ages 7-13 in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn
NEW LOCATION: Brooklyn New School, 610 Henry St, Brooklyn!
What do you do at Summer Day? You make projects! Each week has new projects based on its theme. Our hands-on projects are developed by artists, designers, filmmakers, musicians, engineers, storytellers, makers, and big idea people from across the creative landscape.
Summer 2017 Themes: Technology. Interactive Environments. Tools. Character. Plastics. Wood. Outfit. Hot Stuff.
Here are some examples of past projects: glass casting, giant pinhole cameras, voice-over acting and recording, kaleidoscope making, tin can lamps, circuit board etching, infomercial production, screen printing, mortis-and-tenon joints, solar motors, laser cut glasses, composing midi music, making blueberry jam, aluminum casting, sewing custom pants, making sandals and clogs, and designing a functional computer font.
Dates and Times Weeklong camps July 10-September 1, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM, Monday-Friday, with drop-off beginning at 8:00 AM and pick up until 5:30 PM included.
Cost Tuition is $625 for one week, $600/week for two weeks, $575/week for three weeks, or $550/week for four or more weeks. There is an early discount of $25 per week if you sign up before March 1. A $250 non-refundable deposit per week is due at registration. Siblings qualify for multi-week discount, ie if you're signing 2 kids up for 1 week, you get the 2-week price, etc!
Location Weeks 1-7 are at the Brooklyn New School, 610 Henry St, Brooklyn. Week 8 is at the Beam Center, 60 Sackett St, Brooklyn. Both locations are in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn.
Details Kids bring their own lunches, and Beam provides two snacks each day. Interested in tuition assistance for day camps? The application is here. Got a question or looking for a sample schedule? Try the Day Camp FAQ!
Transportation We offer a shuttle to and from Clinton St & Livingston Street in Brooklyn Heights. We also offer free walking service to and from the F/G at Carroll Street (2nd Place exit). SIGN UP FOR TRANSPORTATION HERE!
To Register Scroll down to see registration options; You will see the Multi-week option first, and single week options below that. Use the multi-week option if you wish to register for more than one week and the option below each week's description if you only want to register for one week. Select your payment option from the drop down menu, and click "add to cart". You'll be prompted to enter your child's info, your contact info, and select which weeks you want. Then, scroll up and click on the cart icon in the upper right hand corner to complete payment. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any issues!
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This activity is not sponsored or endorsed by the New York City Department of Education or the City of New York.