Kids & Teens

Art and Music

Aerophone Band
Barrett Art Center
Cappella Festiva Treble Choir
Children’s Media Project
College -Youth Symphony of SUNY New Paltz
Community Children’s Theatre of Dutchess County
Dutchess Community College Music School
Mill Street Loft
Poughkeepsie Boys’ Choir

Organizations and Programs

Catharine Street Community Center
Center for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck – Education
4-H Youth Development (Cornell University Cooperative Extension Dutchess County)
Girl Scouts – Heart of the Hudson
Green Teen Community Gardening Program
Hudson Valley Council – Boy Scouts of America
Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum
Poughkeepsie Public Library District: Preschooler Learning Center
Poughkeepsie Public Library District: Programs for Kids & Teens
Town of Poughkeepsie Recreation

Summer Camps, Programs, and Activites

Bard College: Summer Sports Camps 2012
Cappella Festiva Treble Choir Summer Choral Festival
Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies: Ecology Day Camp
Catherine Street Community Center: Summer Enrichment Program
Catskill Animal Sanctuary: Camp Kindness
Center for the Performing Arts at Rhinebeck: Summer Camps and Workshops
City of Poughkeepsie Parks and Recreation: Skate Park, Swimming Pools and Swimming Lessons
Christ Episcopal Church: Summer Camp 2012
Dutchess Arts Camp
Dutchess Community College: Kids and Teens on Campus Summer Programs (pdf)
Hudson Valley Writing Project: Summer 2012 Young Writers’ Summer Institutes
Marist College: Marist Camps and Clinics
Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum: Summer Camps
Mount Saint Mary College: Sports Camps
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation: Environmental Education Summer Camps
Oakwood Friends School: Summer Camps and Workshops
Poughkeepsie Day School: Jazz Camp
Poughkeepsie Day School: Summer Camp
Renaissance Kids: Summer Camp 2012
Southlands Foundation: Nature’s Classroom Summer
Splash N Dash Summer Day Camp
Sprout Creek Farm
Stringendo: Summer Strings 2012
Town of Poughkeepsie Recreation Department

Counselor in Training Program (pdf)
Day Camp 2012
Swimming Lessons 2012
Tennis Lessons

Vassar College: Summer Sport Camps
Wild Earth: Summer Camps

The follow web sites provide links to multiple camps and activities:

American Camp Association
Hudson Valley Parent: Camps
Hudson Valley Sojourner: Kids Camps
Summer Camps & Summer Programs at Colleges in New York State – For kids and teens 8-18+

For referrals to licensed day camps in Dutchess or Putnam Counties, contact:  Child Care Council of Dutchess and Putnam Inc.

Youth Sports

Little League – New York District 17 – Covers the city and town of Poughkeepsie and neighboring areas
City of Poughkeepsie Little League
Poughkeepsie Babe Ruth / Cal Ripken Baseball
Town of Poughkeepsie Little League
Town of Poughkeepsie Girls Little League Softball
Hudson Valley Admirals American Youth Football and Cheer
Wappingers Falls Indians Youth Football & Cheer
Wappingers Giants: Pop Warner Football and Cheer
Town of Poughkeepsie Soccer Club

Listings of Events, Programs & Classes

Hudson Valley Sojourner: Kids Path