Beat the winter doldrums and get an early jump on plans for your kids’ summer by coming to Springside Chestnut Hill Academy’s 23rd annual Camp and Summer Program Fair, the largest camp fair in Philadelphia, where you will find nearly 100 camps and summer programs for every interest and age from around the area and region as well as national and international programs.
This year’s event will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2014, from 11 am to 2 pm
in SCH Academy’s Woodward/Kingsley Gymnasium complex located on the Willow Grove Campus near the intersection of Willow Grove Avenue and Cherokee Street in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia. Click here for directions. Open to the public. Admission and parking are free.Variety is the theme
for this year’s fair with representation from a wide range of program types (local day, overnight, travel, service, and adventure) geared for kids of all ages
from Pre-K through 12th grade
. The camps offer programs in sports, nature, science and technology, international travel and adventure, academics (including programs for children with learning differences), language immersion, fine and performing arts, and more. Additionally, there are a number of day and residential teen-only programs
including teen-oriented sports training, leadership skills development, arts, technology, outdoor skills and environmental education, community service, travel, and college-prep programs.
Parents are encouraged to bring teens, tweens, and younger children
to watch videos, meet one-on-one with camp directors, ask questions, and gather additional information about the many options for summer in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.
Between stops at the tables, families can enjoy the free activities and entertainment available throughout the day, or take a break at our café offering delicious snacks and lunch.