Sending your child to a summer day camp can be expensive and not always worth the money. In the Norfolk County there are many summer camp options, including those provided by the schools, daycares, sports clubs and preschools in the area. The YMCA, Boston’s Sports Clubs and schools aside, there are still some standout options for your children to enjoy their time and learn a lot at camp this summer!
# 1 Summer Day Camp in Norfolk County, Massachusetts: Tangerini’s “Fun on the Farm” Children’s Summer Camp.
This camp is located at Tangerinis Spring Street Farm at 139 Spring Street, Millis, Massachusetts. This camp is for ages 5 through 9 years, and carries the “learn by doing” philosophy. During the camp, children engage in farm fun, as well as daily chores. There are hikes, crafts, games, tractor rides, and time with the gardens and animals. Typically, there are 8 sessions, beginning in June and the cost is $150.00 for Monday through Thursday from 8:30 to 12:00. This camp seems like a wonderful opportunity for children to learn what it is like to live on a farm and tend to plants and animals!
# 2 Summer Day Camp in Norfolk County, Massachusetts: Franklin Country Day Camp.
This camp is the talk of the town in Franklin and has been known to have waiting lists for parents trying to get their children in. Located at 1221 Pond Street in Franklin, Massachusetts, the camp is run in two week sessions from 9:00 to 4:00 Monday through Friday. The camp offers a wide array of activities, such as, pioneering, music, nature exploration, ceramics, sports, swimming, boating, woodworking, theater arts and more. The camp is on 250 acres of forest and has 2 swimming pools! The camp sessions are a bit expensive, but certainly worth the price for such a well-rounded and enjoyable summer camp!
# 3 Summer Day Camp in Norfolk County, Massachusetts: Skyhawks.
Skyhawks has various locations and changes weekly. This allows for children all over Massachusetts to enjoy what Skyhawks has to offer! As a former coach at Skyhawks camps, I can say that it is a wonderful overall experience for children. Skyhawks is fitted for ages 3 to 12 and offers 11 different sporting options, including, soccer, basketball, baseball, flag football, multi sport, volleyball, cheerleading, tennis, golf, lacrosse and track and field. The camp is broken into a week long session, Monday through Friday and is anywhere from 45 minutes to 6 hours long, depending on preference and location. The coaches are young, energetic and passionate about sports. It is a fun and flexible camp where children can learn and build on their sporting knowledge and level.
These top three Summer Day Camp in Norfolk County, Massachusetts are definitely worth looking into and seeing whether they are fitting for your child and needs!!