Summer Youth Programs/Children’s Day Camps 2010

There’s no denying how important it is for kids and teens to be involved in some kind of activity. Whether it be a local sports team, a rec center, or a part time job; its a great experience for them-and a weight off our shoulders!

FYI The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene also compiles a list of day camps, overnight camps, special need camps, and traveling day camps. You can check it out here.

Please keep checking back as BronxMama discovers the many programs available in the Bronx-for kids of all ages that is open this summer.  Read more to find out..


*Bronx House Summer Fun

For 3 and 4 year olds

Looking for something fun and exciting for your pre-schooler this summer? Bronx House is proud to offer “Summer Fun”, a pre-camp program for children ages 3-4 years old. Pre-schoolers are given a comfortable introduction to pre-kindergarten with our indoor camp program in our building.The program will include swimming in our indoor pool, 2 trips to Henry Kaufmann Campground in Pearl River, NY playground, arts and crafts, music, games, songs, and much more. All children will receive a Summer Fun Day Camp t-shirt. For more information Please call 718-792-1800 ext. 249

Bronx House | 990 Pelham Parkway South | Bronx, NY 10461


*Children’s Arts and Sciences Workshops

The Summer Day Camps offer indoor and outdoor recreation as well as cultural and educational field trips. Every day, the programs attempt to balance learning and fun. Trips range from amusement parks to museums, and include weekly swimming trips to parks outside the city. Participants keep journals of their experiences throughout the summer.

Ages 5-13

Dates: Registration: April
Program Run: July – August

Bronx Location: Marble Hill Houses, 5365 Broadway


Bronx YMCA Day Camp

The Bronx branch offers both Day Camp and sleepaway camp upstate.

They currently offer both Youth and Teen programs.


Summer Youth Employment Program

Through the Summer Youth Employment Program, youth gain work experience and participate in workshops developing job and academic skills as well as good citizenship. In 1984, CASW was the first agency in the community to offer the program, and Northern Manhattan youth have used its resources ever since.

Support services include:

  • computer assisted learning
  • training in health and business careers
  • work readiness instruction
  • financial literacy workshops
  • career exploration
  • post secondary education options
  • health and well-being
  • youth leadership
  • conflict resolution workshops
  • substance abuse workshops
  • violence prevention


14 – 21


Applications available early April thru mid – May.
Enrollment is determined by lotteries in May and June.
Program Runs: July – August

Bronx Location: 229-A East 204th Street


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  4. The Bronx Zoo is Hiring Once Again

    Temp positions (March – October)

    Sales Associates
    Membership Sales Associates
    Office Associates
    Monorail Tour Guide
    Parking Associates
    Ride Attendant
    Shuttle Driver
    Warehouse Associates
    Catering Associates
    Maintenance Associates
    Commissary Driver
    District Worker
    Comfort Station Attendant
    Park Service Associates

    Interested Candidates please call Dionne Binns @ 718-590-7159


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