Summer Camps


There must be a thousand summer camps on Nantucket, so many of them fill up so fast.  It is not too soon to be booking your summer camp reservations – don’t wait.  Here are some options.

Maria Mitchell Association

Ages 5-15 Days, Prices and Times Vary

MMA aims to provide hands-on learning opportunities that engage children, young adults, families, and adults in science.

Nantucket Community School – ACKventure Camp

Many Different Camps for various ages.  Prices vary

Artists Association Nantucket

Not yet announced for 2013

Strong Wings Adventure Camp
M-F Ages 5-15 $425-450/week
Over 4,000 children have attended Strong Wings summer camps since they began in 1993. We pride ourselves on our safe and high quality adventure classes, which offer countless learning opportunities for all participating students.

Nantucket Community Sailing

All ages – I believe there are only wait list spots available.  Though don’t give up hope!  We just got called from a wait list spot.

Little Explorers

Nantucket Boys and Girls Club

M-F $100/week 9-4PM Ages 7-14

The Nantucket Boys & Girls Club summer membership is offered for ages seven through fourteen. Programs run Monday through Friday

9:00 am – 4:00 pm. We offer an early drop off at 7:30 am at no additional charge to accommodate many of our working parents. Our 2013 summer program will begin June 24th and is offered for eight weeks, ending August 16th.

Members enjoy a variety of activities including kayaking, sailing, bike trips, beach picnics, field games, art, cooking, computer activities and much more!

Registration forms will be available Spring, 2013.

2013 Summer Membership Rates
Full Summer (8 weeks) $700.00
Weekly $100.00
Daily $25.00

Seafari Girls

M-Th $300/week Ages 6-12

Seafari girls is an all-girls year round program designed to give girls a chance to explore the natural beauty of Nantucket, understand the power of being a good friend, and tread lightly on the planet while broadening their horizons and leading them to become more thoughtful, responsible citizens.

Great Explorations

M-F 9-3 $285/week Ages 4-9

Located on the beautiful island of Nantucket, we offer children ages 4 through 9 the opportunity to attend a fun-filled camp that provides a sensible balance of sun and shade, romping and relaxing, learning, and just being silly. We are a small family-run camp owned and operated by Lizie Hagenstein, a local family therapist.

Please leave a comment if you would like me to add your Nantucket Summer Camp to our page!