Camp Landmark Ridgefield

Kids at Summer Program
 

New This Summer - Twos Program!

The Terrific Twos program offers early learning with a fun filled camp experience. Age-appropriate playgrounds, water play areas, spacious classrooms, and a Kitchen Lab enhance our weekly thematic activities providing campers with opportunities to cook, engage in dramatic play, explore sensory tables and water play, sing songs, tell stories and let their imaginations run wild. Camp hours are Monday - Friday, from 9am until 12pm.
Daily Schedule
9:00 - 9:45 AM - Free Play
9:45 - 10:10 AM - Circle/Story
10:10 - 10:30 AM - Snack
10:30 - 11:15 AM - Outside Play
11:15 - 11:45 AM - Activity
11:45 - 12:00 PM - Pack up
 
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June 17 - June 21: Storytime

Campers will take an adventure and travel through various children’s storybooks complete with visits from characters like “Pete the Cat”, “Piggie and Gerald”, and “The Very Hungry Caterpillar”. We will also have the opportunity to make crafts, visit the Kitchen Lab to cook and enjoy some outdoor time.

June 24 - June 28: A Camping We Will Go

We are going camping! This week, the days will be packed with activities such as fishing, looking for bug fossils, enjoying a “campfire” and even going on a bear hunt. S’mores will be made and enjoyed in the Kitchen Lab. All campers are encouraged to pack their favorite stuffed animal.

July 1 - July 3: Stars and Stripes (Closed July 4&5)

This week we will be showing our patriotic colors by making a red white and blue parfaits in the Kitchen Lab, painting an American flag and making red white and blue sparkle playdough. Campers are encouraged to wear patriotic colors all week.

July 8 - July 12: Under the Sea

Pack your snorkel and scuba gear and get ready for some underwater adventure. This week we will be exploring under the sea. We’ll talk about sea creatures like crabs, starfish, seahorses and we will go on our very own treasure hunt!

Thrilling Threes & Fantastic Fours!

June 17 - June 21: Sports Extravaganza

The Sports Extravaganza Week is the perfect fit for energetic children. Each day will be packed with plenty of exercise and exciting physical activities and challenges. Campers will learn basic athletic skills as they participate in different games and sports. They will gain an understanding of the importance of teamwork and being a good teammate. Campers will also continue to develop important coordination skills such as jumping, throwing, running, dribbling, hitting and catching.

June 24 - June 28: Creative Cooking

Explore the world of cooking. Campers will enjoy learning how to creatively prepare appetizers, snacks, salads, side dishes, main courses and baked goods during this camp week. Each day will consist of a different menu and campers will be able to sample their creations. Let the cooking begin!

July 1 - July 3: Stars and Stripes (Closed July 4&5)

As this week of camp is over July 4, campers will engage in patriotic activities as they create with food, play games and produce art projects using red, white and blue. Whether it’s baking an apple pie, decorating a cake to resemble an American flag or making star shaped cookies coated with red, white and blue sprinkles, we will take this week to celebrate our country while recognizing and reinforcing the importance and meaning of the holiday.

July 8 - July 12: A Camping We Will Go

Campers will have a special outdoor experience inside the classroom. Campers will sing traditional, fun camp songs, keep busy with arts and crafts projects, make s’mores and enjoy stories shared around a campfire. Outdoors, campers will explore and discover nature and engage in a variety of games. This is bound to be a week to remember!

July 15 - July 19: Under the Sea

Bring your bathing suit, swim goggles, snorkels, and fins as we plunge into this wet and wild week at Camp Landmark! Under the Sea Campers will learn about and discover the many different species of fish and mammals that live under the sea. Campers will also have an opportunity to participate in the outdoors by sliding down the Patriot Plunge waterslide and playing water balloon games with their friends.

July 22 - July 26: Young at Art

Get in touch with your creative side and come join in on the fun! Be ready to paint, glue, cut, mold, dabble with glitter and get messy as you explore your inner artist. Campers will create and take home a masterpiece every day.
Camp Landmark in Ridgefield takes place at our air-conditioned preschool facility on our beautiful 42-acre campus. The Thrilling Threes and Fantastic Fours programs offer early learning with a fun filled camp experience. Age-appropriate playgrounds, water play areas, spacious classrooms, and a Kitchen Lab enhance our weekly thematic activities providing campers with opportunities to cook, engage in dramatic play, explore sensory tables and water play, sing songs, tell stories and let their imaginations run wild.

Camp hours are Monday - Friday, from 9am until 2pm. Before Care (from 8am-9am), After Care (from 2pm-3:30pm), and Extended After Care (until 5pm) are available (additional charges apply).
 
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Please contact Summer Program Director Donna Kauth by phone at (203) 894-1800 x106 or by email at dkauth@ridgefieldacademy.org if you have any questions. RA is the place to be for summer fun!

Ridgefield Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin. All staff-to-camper ratios meet or exceed the State of Connecticut requirements. Although there is no onsite registered nurse, all directors and key staff are American Red Cross certified in First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. The local fire and health departments have inspected all our facilities and equipment. Ridgefield Academy summer programs are accredited by the State of Connecticut.