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Summer Camps Brochure Cover 2017

March 17, 2017

Summer Programs for Kids & Teens Mixes Fun & Education

Get a jump on summer!  Don’t let your kids and teens sit home bored all summer long!  Ocean County College’s Summer Camps for Kids & Teens (ages 3-17) lets your children explore and participate in a variety of adventures.  Enroll in one, two, or more summer programs through OCC’s Department of Continuing and Professional Education, which offers dozens of fun and exciting programs!

Visit to view the new Summer Camps for Kids & Teens catalogue.  For registration call 732-255-0404 or refer to the camp catalogue.

Most classes are held on OCC’s Main Campus, College Drive, Toms River, NJ.  (Paddle boarding classes held at Trader’s Cove Park & Marina, 40 Mantoloking Road, Mantoloking.  Surfing classes held at Brick Beach, 440 Route 35 North, Brick.)

As a service to working parents, Before & After Camp Care will be offered Monday to Friday.  Pre-registration is required.  Before-Camp Care, 7:30 to 9:00 a.m., (class must start at 8:30 or 9:00 a.m.) and After-Camp Care, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m., (class must end at 4:00 p.m.) is available.

A Lunch Care Program is also available.  A supervised lunch hour (childcare is offered at no cost) is provided in the Student Center for campers who stay between their morning and afternoon camps.  Campers may bring their own lunch or purchase lunch in the Cafeteria.  (Only morning camps that end at 12:00 noon are eligible.)

Academics: Amusement Park Physics, Come Explore the Wonders of Outer Space, Creative Writing, Magic School Bus, and Super Science: Make It & Take It.

Adventure: (NEW) Full-Day Adventure Camp, (NEW) Kids’ Surfing Camp, (NEW) Our Living Shore Discovery Hands-On Science Camp: Southern Edition or Northern Edition, (NEW) Kids’ Stand Up Paddle Boarding Adventure Camp, and (NEW) Stand Up Paddle Boarding Group Lesson; and Sports Adventures.

Animals: The Magical World of Animals.

Art: (NEW) Digital Photography Basics for Teens and (NEW) Upcycling Art Basics: Making Art with What You Have Lying Around; and Cartooning, Storytime Art, Drawing from Observation, Model the Masters, and Portfolio Prep/Basic Drawing.

Building & Engineering: (NEW) Computer Programming & Robotics with Ozobot Bit; (NEW) Ultimate Drone Games: Speed, Skill, & Acrobatics; (NEW) Drones: Fly, Search, Rescue, Create, & Innovate; (NEW) Introduction to Computer Animation; (NEW) Junior Physicians: Discovering the Human Body; (NEW) Lego® WeDo Robotics 1.0 & 2.0; (NEW) Lego® Robotic Fun; (NEW) STEM Inventions with LittleBits; (NEW) Snapology’s Preschool STEM Super Camp; and (NEW) Super Science STEM Challenge; and Architectural & Engineering Challenges, Creative Design & Robotics, Introduction to VEX IQ Robots, and Lego® Star Wars & Motorized Machines.

Digital Art: (NEW) Lego® Comics: Design Your Own Adventure, (NEW) Maker Labs: Make Your First 3D Creation, (NEW) Star Wars Stop Animation; and App Attack, App Adventures: Next Level, Code Breakers, Make Your First Video Game, Make Your First 3D Video Game, Minecraft® Animators, Minecraft® Designers, Minecraft® Modders, and Video Game Animation.

Food Fun: Fun with Foods, and Advanced Fun with Foods.

Music: (NEW) Beat Makers Boot Camp: Beginner Beats, (NEW) Beat Makers Boot Camp: Beat Maker Pro, and (NEW) Making Music: An Alternative Experience.

Mind Building: Chemical Wizardry, and Diggin’ for Dinosaurs.

Pre-School & Sensory Friendly Courses: (NEW) Making Music: An Interactive Experience, (NEW) Upcycling Art Basics: Making Art with What You Have Lying Around, and (NEW) Snapology’s Preschool STEM Super Camp; and Kiddie Kick First Touch Soccer, and Sports Adventures.

Sports: (NEW) Co-Ed Basketball: Core Skills & Fundamentals, (NEW) Girls Lacrosse Clinic, (NEW) Co-Ed Summer Volleyball Camp, (NEW) Bugaboo Yoga Camp, and (NEW) Girl Power Yoga; and Coed Viking Basketball, Cheerleading, Putt-Putt Golf Camp, Birdie Golf, Eagle Golf, Junior Pro Golf Camp, Lacrosse Clinic for Boys, Kiddie Kick First Touch Soccer, Soccer Clinic, Soccer Ball Mastery Clinic, Soccer Goal Keeper Clinic, Beginner Tennis, Intermediate Tennis, Ultimate Teen Challenge: Endurance Training for the Teen Athlete, and Yoga & Nutrition for the Young Athlete: Fun, Fearless and Focused.

Theatre / Dance / Film: (NEW) Theatre Camp: Let’s Hear It for the Boys, and (NEW) Writing for Screens; and Casting Call: Acting for the Camera, Intro to Film & TV Camp, and Musical Theatre Performance Workshop.