Long Island summer camps
If you think it's too early to start planning for summer camp, think again. This is the time of year to research, attend open houses and enroll your children into day or sleepaway camps. And we've made it easy for you! Here, a guide to some of the best summer camps on Long Island in both Nassau and Suffolk.
Compiled by Jennifer Berger and Beth Whitehouse
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Beth Sholom Day Camp Kids 401 Roslyn Rd. Roslyn Heights Ages: 3 to 15. Call for rates and a tour.User rating
Buckley Country Day Camp Kids 2 IU Willets Rd. Roslyn Ages: 18 months to 15. Call for rates. Open house: By appointment seven days a week.
Camp Friedberg Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds Colonial Springs Rd. Wheatley Heights Camp location: Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds. Ages: 2 to 16; grades K to 4 at campgrounds. Open houses: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., April 27 (rain date May 4), May 18 (rain date June 1).User rating
Camp Jacobson at Robin Hood 340 Wheatley Rd. Old Westbury Ages: 3-16. Call for rates. Open houses: 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 2; call for additional dates and tours.User rating
Destination Science Camps Kids Cradle of Aviation Museum 1 Davis Ave. Garden City Locations: Garden City, Jericho, Manhasset, Merrick and Wantagh. Ages: K-6 grade. Open house: Call for datesUser rating
Discovery Summer, Center for Science Teaching and Learning Preserve 1450 Tanglewood Rd. Rockville Centre Ages: 4 to 12. Check website for fees. Open house: 10 a.m. to noon March 15.User rating
Friends Academy Summer Camps Kids, Summer camp, Community Duck Pond Rd. Locust Valley Ages: 2 to 15. Check website for fees. Open house: Saturdays, call for tourUser rating
Future Stars Day Camp - Farmingdale State College Kids Farmingdale State College 2350 Broadhollow Rd. Farmingdale Ages: 6 to 16. Fees starting at $355 a week. Open house: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 25 and March 8.User rating
Future Stars Day Camp - Old Westbury Kids SUNY College at Old Westbury 223 Store Hill Rd. Old Westbury Ages: 6 to 16. Fees starting at $355 a week. Open house: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 25 and March 8.