Summer Camp

IC3 is now enrolling for Summer Camp 2017! Please call (607)257-0200 to confirm availability.

IC3 Summer Camp 2017 offers children entering grades K-5 a lively learning environment in which to play, create, and explore. The camp is held in a spacious environment located at the Vineyard Church, 23 Cinema Dr., Ithaca, NY in the Bishop’s Small Mall off Triphammer Rd.

The camp setting is located within walking distance of 2 playgrounds, a basketball court, and soccer field allowing children to explore their natural environment and take advantage of the beautiful Ithaca summer days. Campers will also have use of a large indoor gross motor play space and 4 classrooms.

Each week is a different theme! Campers will take nature walks, play water games, prepare healthy snacks, make arts & crafts, host guests from the community, attend Kiddstuff performances at the Hangar Theatre, swim weekly at the Borg Warner pool & at local state parks, and go on a variety of field trips related to the weekly theme!

The program will run weekdays, 7:30 AM – 5:45 PM, for 10 weeks from June 26 – September 1. We will be closed Monday & Tuesday, July 3& 4. Daily snacks and beverages are provided and campers bring their own bag lunch. Please make sure to pack nut free lunches as IC3 Summer Camp 2017 is a peanut and tree nut free environment. You may register your child by the week or for the entire summer. The cost is $245 per week and $150 for the week of July 5-7. A 10% discount is offered if you enroll for all 10 weeks. Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. Please contact us for availability. Payment must be made in full at the time of registration. Refunds only granted before May 15.

IC3 Summer Camp 2017 Weekly Themes

Week 1 Wacky Sports
June 26-30 Participate in fun and crazy games! Enjoy sack relays, obstacle courses, egg spoon races, and more. Clown around with Crossroads the Clown. Visit the National Soaring Museum.

Week 2 Splashin’ Around
July 5-7 It’s time to get wet with water games, water balloons, slip and slide, and more. Take a trip to the Seneca Lake State Sprayground!

Week 3 Passport to Fun
July 10-14 Explore different cultures and communities through arts & crafts, food, games, dance, and more! Visit the Johnson Art Museum and Roberson Museum & Science Center in Binghamton.

Week 4 To Infinity and Beyond
July 17-21 Discover the world of physics with Dr. Phil and the Ithaca Physics Bus! Journey through our solar system on the Sagan Planet Walk. Visit the Sciencenter in Ithaca.

Week 5 A Campin’ We Will Go
July 24-28 Explore the great outdoors! Learn wilderness skills, participate in a scavenger hunt, and make s’mores. Visit the Cayuga Nature Center and the Ithaca Children’s Garden.

Week 6 Zootastic
July 31-August 4 Welcome a variety of animals to IC3 Camp with Dan the Snake Man and the SPCA. Take a trip to the Rosamond Gifford Zoo!

Week 7 Destination Imagination
August 7-11 Create your own stories, make books, and put on a play! Take a trip to The Discovery Center in Binghamton. See a play at the Hangar Theatre. Visit with a magician!

Week 8 Ahoy Matey
August 14-18 Explore the open waters with the Cayuga Lake Floating Classroom! Make your own maps and learn how to use a compass. Visit the Tanglewood Nature Center in Elmira.

Week 9 Spy School
August 21-25 Decode secret messages and recover stolen jewels! Visit with a police officer and explore SWAT vehicle. Take a trip to the Museum of Science & Technology in Syracuse.

Week 10 Wonder Emporium
August 28-Sept. 1 Invent, explore, and experiment! Build your own Lego and robotics creations. Visit with the Code Red Robotics Team. Take a trip to WonderWorks in Syracuse.

Click here for our Summer Camp 2017 brochure and registration form.

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