Summer Programs

Youth Programs 2015

AMHERST BASKETBALL SCHOOL-ELITE/OVERNIGHT
Girls' basketball overnight camp: July 31-August 2.
Contact: G.P. Gromacki, Box 2230, Amherst College, PO Box 5000, Amherst, MA 01002-5000 (413) 542-8557
e-mail: ggromacki@amherst.edu  web page: http://athletics.amherst.edu/sports/wbkb/2014-15/camp_information

AMHERST BASKETBALL SCHOOL-DAY CAMP
Girls' basketball day camp, ages 7-18: August 3-6.
Contact: G.P. Gromacki, Box 2230, Amherst College, PO Box 5000, Amherst, MA 01002-5000 (413) 542-8557
e-mail: ggromacki@amherst.edu   web page: http://athletics.amherst.edu/sports/wbkb/2014-15/camp_information

AMHERST GIRLS FIELD HOCKEY CAMP
Girls' field hockey overnight camp: July 7-10.
Contact: Carol Knerr, Box 2230, Amherst College, PO Box 5000, Amherst, MA 01002-5000 (413) 542-8376
e-mail: crknerr@amherst.edu

AMHERST SPORTS DAY CAMP
A variety of sports in a fun, non-competitve setting, for boys & girls, ages 5-12: July 27-30.
Contact: G.P. Gromacki, Box 2230, Amherst College, PO Box 5000, Amherst, MA 01002-5000 (413) 542-8557
e-mail: ggromacki@amherst.edu

AWS GIRLS SOCCER ACADEMIES 
High school girls  soccer clinic: July 3-5.
Contact: Jen Hughes, Box 2230, Amherst College, PO Box 5000, Amherst, MA 01002-5000 (413) 542-2362
e-mail: jhughes@amherst.edu

COLLEGE SUMMIT
Educational workshop for talented low-income students: July 16-19.
Contact: Nicole Boden, 1763 Columbia Rd., NW, Washington, DC 20009  (202) 319-1763 ext 295
e-mail: nboden@collegesummit.org web page: http://www.collegesummit.org

DOSHISHA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Doshisha Elementary School trip to Amherst College: June 8-13.
Contact: Noria Shimada, M's Square, 1-16-1 Kanda-nishikicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-0054
e-mail: shimada@atl-jp.com 

PUTNEY PRE-COLLEGE
Co-ed, residential, pre-college program for hight school students run by Putney Student Travel.    College-style seminars in addition to interactive afternoon and weekend activities. Two three week sessions: June 21-July 10, and July 13-August 1.
Contact: Hannah Gilkenson, Putney Student Travel, Putney, VT 05346 (802) 387-5000
e-mail: hannah@goputney.com web page: http://www.goputney.com

GOOD TO GREAT BOYS  LACROSSE SHOWCASE
Boys' lacrosse overnight clinic: July 12-July 14.
Contact: Jon Thompson, Box 2230, Amherst College, PO Box 5000, Amherst, MA 01002-5000 (413) 542-2113
e-mail: jthompson@amherst.edu 

GREAT BOOKS SUMMER PROGRAM
Co-ed, residential, summer reading program for middle and high school students, grades 6-12. Participants read and discuss selections from classic and contemporary literature with college professors. 1 and 2 week overnight sessions: June 28-August 1.
Contact: Paula Abate, Great Books Summer Program, 79 Sanford Street, Fairfield, CT 06824 (866) 480-7323
e-mail: greatbooks@early-advantage.com web page: http://www.greatbookssummer.com

iD TECH CAMPS
Ages 7-17 create iPhone apps, video games, C++/Java programs, and more. Six weeklong day and overnight sessions: June 28- July 3, July 5-10, July 12-17, July 19-24, July 26-31, and August 2-7.
Contact:
Client services, 42 West Campbell Avenue, Suite 301, Campbell, CA 95008 (888) 709-8324
e-mail:
info@IDTech.com web page: https://www.idtech.com/locations/massachusetts-summer-camps/amherst/id-tech-amherst-college/

NATIONAL ULTIMATE TRAINING CAMP (NUTC)
Co-ed, overnight ultimate frisbee  program for ages 14-18. 4 sessions: July 4-9, July 11-16, July 18-23, and July 25-30.
Contact: Nate Valeri, Amherst Leisure Services, 70 Boltwood Walk, Amherst, MA 01002, (413) 259-3144
e-mail: valerin@amherstma.gov web page: http://www.lsse.org

NIKE GIRLS BASKETBALL
Girls' overnight camp  session: July 13-17.
Contact: Brent Koonce, U.S. Sports, 750 Lindaro Street, Suite 220, San Rafael, CA 94901 (800) 645-3226 or Bill McBride (413) 542-7947
web page: http://www.USSportsCamps.com

NIKE GIRLS SOFTBALL
Girls' overnight camp  session: July 20-24.
Mike Desurville (800) 645-3226
web page: http://www.USSportsCamps.com

NIKE JUNIOR TENNIS
Youth tennis, 9 overnight sessions:  June 15-20, June 22-27, June 29- July 4, July 6-11, July 13-18, July 20-25, July 27-August 1, and August 3 - 8
Contact: Matt Kurlander, U.S. Sports, 750 Lindaro Street, Suite 220, San Rafael, CA 949013 (800) 645-3226 or Mike Gardner (978) 369-4659
web page: http://www.USSportsCamps.com

PEAK PERFORMANCE SOCCER ACADEMY of AMHERST
Youth soccer clinics, 3 sessions: July 2-5,  July 18-21, and July 30-August 2.
Contact: Justin Serpone, Box 2230, Amherst College, PO Box 5000, Amherst, MA 01002-5000 (413) 542-2956
e-mail: jserpone@amherst.edu

POWER SQUASH ACADEMY
Youth squash camp, 3 sessions: July 5-17, July 19-31, and August 2-August 7.
Contact: John Power, National Squash Academy, Downsview Park, Ontario, Candada (912) 367-9572
e-mail: office@powersquashacademy.com or Peter Robson, Amherst College (413) 542-5757                e-mail: phrobson@amherst.edu web page: http://www.powersquashacademy.com

SING/STRINGS THIS SUMMER
Youth singing and strings programs: July 5-11.
Contact: Jonathan Hirsh, 197 Pine Street, Amherst, MA
e-mail: singthissummer@gmail.com web page: http://www.singthissummer.com

US PERFORMING ARTS
Two overnight youth programs: Music Theater and Acting for the Camera, July 12-17.
Contact: Charles Dougherty, 350 Ignacio Blvd, Suite 101, Novato, CA 94949 (323) 377-8817
e-mail: charlesdougherty@mac.com     web page: http://www.usperformingarts.com

WESTERN MASS BASKETBALL
Boys' day camp, 2 sessions: June 29-July 2, and July 13-17.
Contact: David Hixon, Box 2230, Amherst College, PO Box 5000, Amherst, MA 01002-5000 (413) 542-2069 or (413) 549-6080
e-mail: ddhixon@amherst.edu web page: https://www.amherst.edu/athletics/teams/winter/basketball-m/wmbc_summer_camp