Camp MAC Calendar & Details

camp calendar 2018

Support for summer youth programing is provided in part by:

YES! Fund at the
Greater Manhattan Community Foundation


Gold Sponsors:

Rebecca & Marvin Gould
Standard Plumbing Heating Air Conditioning
 Silver Sponsors:
Peggy & Richard Goe

Two-Week Theatre or Art Intensive Camps

:  (one-week camp descriptions below!)
Two-week arts intensive camps are for kids who want to focus on theatre or art. For all-day camp, enroll separately for the corresponding morning or afternoon, one-week sessions (supervised lunchtime is included with all day camps from noon-1pm. This does not include food.)

Youth Summer Theatre Camp for Grades K-8 (1-4pm) June 18-29

MAC’s summer theater camp directed by Penny Cullers, performance on Friday, June 29. We visit Italy with Shakespeare’s comedy The Tempest. A classic comedy of wits and wisdom, mistaken identity and misdirected love/hate - all tied up with a bit of magic and whimsy. 

Claymakers (9am-12pm) May 29-June 8 

Claymakers (AM) - For K-6th graders, this is an all clay camp exploring both handbuilding and wheel throwing activities. 

Emerging Artists


Jul 30-Aug 3 

   **For 6th -8th graders only
This art intensive week explores various mediums and styles. Art created in this camp is eligible to be part of our special Camp MAC student exhibit.

One-Week Drama & Art Camps:

Camp MAC one-week camps feature drama, art, and clay, unless noted. Each session is a half day. Grade is the year a student has just completed in school. Classes are divided into groups based on enrollment. Please contact us if you have questions. AM camps: 9am-12pm, PM camps: 1-4pm  
*Grades listed are the grade your child is finishing for the 2017-2018 school year.

WEEK 1: May 29-June 1 (T-F)*


- 2-week camp thru Jun 8, Morning Camp - 9am-12pm must register for both weeks

I Found this in the Art Room (grades K-6) 1pm-4pm

Use the amazing array of supplies and items we have in the art studio! 

WEEK 2: June 4-8


- 2-week camp, Morning Camp - 9am-12pm must register for both weeks

MARVELous Art (grades K-6) 1pm-4pm

Inspired by comic books, art, and movies!

WEEK 3: June 18-22

Camp Jumanji (AM) – (Grades 1-6) 9am-12pm

Inspired by the book and films, get set for the game of a lifetime.

PM Camp – Youth Theatre Camp (grades K-8) 1pm-4pm

See two-week camps above.


Camp Hogwarts (grades K-6) 9am-12pm

Do you have what it takes to be a student at the world’s most famous school of wizardry? Our favorite wand wielding friends take up residence at MAC!

PM Camp - Youth Theatre Camp (grades K-8) 1pm-4pm

(see 2-week camps above)

WEEK 5: JULY 9-13

Camp is a Zoo (grades K-6) 9am-12pm

Whether you love dogs, cats, lizards, bears, or zebras – we’ll create and act like animals of all kinds – even the ones mom and dad say you can’t keep!

Camp Kindness (grades K-6) 1pm-4pm

Inspired by the book Wonder we’ll create art for others including community art, guerilla art, and art to share & trade. 

WEEK 6: JULY 16-20

A Galaxy Far Away (grades K-6) 9am-12pm

Taking inspiration from science and sci-fi, we explore the artistry and antics of the worlds beyond our own.

Rock Star Camp (grades K-6) 1pm-4pm

Make your own instruments, design a band t-shirt, and lip sync as you record your own music video. We’ll have a showing of the videos at the end of the week.

WEEK 7: July 30-Aug 3

Emerging Artists  (9am-12pm)  **For 6th -8th graders only

This art intensive week explores various mediums and styles. Art created in this camp is eligible to be part of our special Camp MAC student exhibit.

Camp Half-blood

(grades K-6) 9am-12pm
Inspired by Percy Jackson & Harry Potter, only wizard or demi-god wannabes need apply! 

Night at the Museum

(grades K-6) 1pm-4pm
Create works for museums of all kinds – art, natural history, natural science, and more. End the week by acting as a docent for a museum tour with parents as the visitors.

WEEK 8: AUG 6-10


Outdoor Adventures

(grades K-6) 9am-12pm
Inspired by habitats from around the globe and even in our own backyards.

It’s Make Believe

(grades K-6) 1pm-4pm
Explore myths, fairytales, and folklore from the past and present. 

Weekly camp costs: 

Fees & Tuition:

Two-week theatre camp tuition:


Two-week clay camp tuition (May 29-Jun 8):


One-week camp tuition


$90 (for each half-day 9am-12pm or 1-4pm session). $180 for full day (supervised lunch included with full day. MAC does not provide lunch).

$20 of each session fee includes a non-refundable session deposit. Whole day camp is $180 per week.
* Week 1 camp (May 29-Jun 3) is prorated to $80.

Discounts & Scholarships:  
(Only one scholarship/discount applies). Please call us for the coupon code to receive your discount before you pay online!


 Available for kids who qualify for free or reduced school lunch.


Military families receive a 10% discount. 
Children performing in a play