Why Park Slope Day Camp? (Sponsored)

Why Park Slope Day Camp? (Sponsored)

…because you want an authentic and enriching summer camp experience for your child and a trustworthy team of counselors and staff for your own peace of mind.

We offer the best in traditional activities with a contemporary twist, and our circus camp, travel camp, soccer academy and leadership training extend from this core model. Constantly active and engaged, PSDC campers build character and confidence in an immersive and intentional environment.

The Park Slope Day Camp is proud of its seriously experienced leadership team, unwavering commitment to safety, well-trained and kind staff, and creative and enthusiastic spirit of inclusion.


Need flexible and accommodating schedules? CHECK. Expect professional management? CHECK. Value excellent organization and communication? Aspire for air-conditioned buses?Trust in the high standards that come with American Camp Association Accreditation? CHECK, CHECK and CHECK. With convenient locations in Park Slope, Windsor Terrace, Carroll Gardens, and Bay Ridge AND transportation to and from camp available in most Brooklyn locations….you’ve found the right fit!

Upcoming Open House Dates
Saturday, April 25
339 8th Street (just below 6th Avenue)
Presentations at 1pm & 2:30pm
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Traditional Programs
All traditional programs include weekly trips, theme days, instructional swim, beach days, and specialty activities including but not limited to soccer, drama, dance, music, martial arts, archery and gymnastics.

Pee Wee (Entering grades Pre-K & K)
Emphasis on activities through which your child will grow and strengthen the skills needed for school: Teamwork, creativity, and curiosity.

Junior Camp (Entering grades K & 1)
Emphasis on outdoor activities to strengthen friendship, cooperation, and respect for the environment in which we live.

Middle Camp (Entering grades 2 & 3)
Emphasis on exploration through giving children a choice of their club activity every week and going on additional half-day trips.

Senior Camp (Entering grades 4 & 5)
Emphasis on discovery and variety through the “Around the World in 40 Days” theme, multiple trips every week, and mini-academies.

On Wheels (Entering grades 6-8)
Travel camp with trips every day of the week and workshops twice a week, engineered to grow and develop skills in a specific area. Two overnight trips included.

Leadership Experience (Entering grades 9 & 10)
Learn to lead with activities and workshops focused on goal setting, public speaking, communication, and effective leadership skills. Campers get CPR and first aid certification as well as hands-on experience helping out in the field. Two overnight trips included.

Specialty Programs

Cirque D’Été (Entering grades Pre-K – 5)
Circus camp focusing on skills in acting, singing, acrobatics, circus skills, clowning, playwriting, and costume & set design. Each two-week session ends in a World Premiere performance for friends and family.

Sports Academy (Entering grades 1 – 5)
This summer, Sports Academy focuses on soccer, developing skills in teamwork, self-confidence, respect, and the value of winning and losing graciously. Led by Sonic Soccer founder, Yannick James, each two-week session ends in a World Cup tournament, allowing campers to show off their newly strengthened skills to friends and family.

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