Summer Activities

Health Careers Awareness Camp - 8th Grade Students

July 9th - July 14th being held on the campus of St. Francis University, Loretto, PA.  Application deadline is May 5, 2017.  Please click on the following link to access the application: Health Careers Camp Application

Summer Science Academy 

The academy is being held at McDaniel College.  Course line up for the camp includes Forensic Science, Marine Science, Real-World Physical Science Lab, Cooking Science, and Zombies! Three sessions are available. Eligible students will received a $40,000 scholarship guaranteed to McDaniel College! Click on the following link to access the website: McDaniel College Summer Science Academy

Gains in the Education of Mathematics and Science (GEMS)

This is an Army-sponsored summer STEM enrichment program being held at Aberdeen Proving Ground. Click on the following link for information:  GEMS - Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

Library Programs

Local libraries offer free and educational programs for children.  It's a great way to keep your child active in learning throughout the summer in a fun way. 

York County Libraries

Mason-Dixon Public Library, Stewartstown

Paul Smith Library of Southern York County
Harford County Public Library

Family Child Resources

Family Child Resources provides many services that support and strengthen families.  They offer a wide variety of programs, kids groups, parenting workshops, and counseling services.  Visit their website at Family Child Resources

Parks & Recreation

York County

There are several local parks families can visit to enjoy summer activities, such as a Sunday afternoon picnic.  Visit the parks website to find out information about hiking trails, moonlight boat rides, nature discovery programs. 

Harford County Parks & Recreation 

Visit this website to learn about educational opportunities for your child. 

Belmont Theater

For the budding actors and actresses, check out summer theater camps at Belmont Theatre!

Creative York

Visit to learn about the latest classes, workshops, and events for York County Arts and Culture Venues.  This website is a cooperative effort among York County's arts and culture organizations to connect creative people with opportunities for learning, sharing, and growing their talents and knowledge.