Quincy MA summer camps and programs 2023

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The following places in Quincy MA have summer camp and programs
Updated for Summer 2023


Woodward School for Girls Summer Institute 

Summer Program 2023

Welcome to Woodward Summer Institute, where girls can pursue their passions! Woodward Summer Institute is a place that provides school-aged girls grades 4th-12th a place where they can explore various STEAM topics that interest them.

One does not need to be a registered Woodward student to participate!

Over the course of 2 weeks, Summer Institute registrants dive into their passions, receive instruction by our talented group of Woodward Faculty, and make friends that last a lifetime.

Session 1: June 26th, 2023

Session 2: July 10th, 2023

Session 3: July 24th, 2023

Capture It! 2023
In Capture It!’s 2-week intensive, participants will learn basic to intermediate photography skills using DSLR cameras and editing techniques using Adobe Photoshop, a leading photo editing software from Adobe’s Creative Cloud Suite. Learn how to make your own filters, edits, liquify’s. Participants will receive the following for their registration and attendance:

One-of-a-Kind WSI 2023 T-Shirt

WSI 2023 Lanyard

Flash Drive with All Project Files

Prints of Showcased Work

Certificate of Certification

Draw It! 2023

This 2-Week Intensive is designed to teach learners of all levels the basics and some advanced techniques of digital drawing. We will create incredible illustrations and graphic designs, play with color, learn about procreate brushes, create our own brushes, and master the use of layers in the program to create a series of original artwork. Finally we will learn how to transform tradition hand drawings into complete digital works of art.

Courses Registrations Include:

Certificate of Certification


One-of-a-kind Summer Institute T-Shirt

Embrace It! 2023

During this theatre intensive, we will not ONLY be the ACTORS performing onstage but the DESIGNERS and CREW backstage as well! Within this two-week intensive we will cast, design, and market a show that we will be performing for the public on the last day of the intensive. This course is designed for EVERYONE. Whether you want to be in the spotlight or be the backbone of the backstage. During this course, we will learn how to create, memorize lines, develop characters, project our voices, and improvise. As well as learning the basics of design, prop construction, stage management, and howto SELL a show! Everyone will have the opportunity to explore every avenue, all while finding the part that is perfect for them.

Participants Receive

Certificate of Certification
One-of-a-Kind Woodward Summer Institute Shirt



Stars South Shore Day Camp 

Stars South Shore Day Camp is affordable for working parents! Camp provides breakfast and transportation. A professional, experienced staff and on-site directors carefully plan age-appropriate activities.

Summer Program for children entering K – 2nd grade Running weekdays 7:30am – 5:30pm, Stars Summer Programs provide games, athletics, arts and crafts, field trips and more! programs in Quincy, Randolph and Weymouth

2-week Sessions

Sliding Fee

based on family size and income


Quincy YMCA day summer camp 

South Shore YMCA Camp Quirk is our traditional Y summer day camp located at Quincy Hale  YMCA and Eastern Nazarene College in Quincy.

Now, more than ever, kids need outdoor activity and the connections of camp. At South Shore YMCA Camp Quirk, children build memories that last a lifetime, in a place where they truly belong. Y camp is a place for kids to make friends, build character and actively explore their imagination. Our extensive variety of programs provides a summer adventure for everyone.

South Shore YMCA Camp Quirk offers day camps located at the Hale Family YMCA (Quincy) for ages 4 years old to those entering 1st grade and onsite at Eastern Nazarene College for campers entering 2nd grade and above.

Hale Family YMCA (Quincy), 79 Coddington Street, Quincy, MA
Eastern Nazarene College, 16 Wendell Ave, Quincy, MA

4-12 years old

10 weeks of summer Camp Start June 20th and ending the week of August 21st

The regular camp day is from 8:00am-5:00pm.
Drop-off is 8:00-9:00am and pick-up is 4:00-5:00pm.

2023 Day Camp Registration Dates:

South Shore YMCA Members: Begins February 1, 2023, 9 AM
Returning Camp Families: Begins February 13, 2023, 9 AM
Public Registration: Begins February 20, 2023, 9 AM
Financial assistance for Y camps is made possible through charitable donations to our South Shore YMCA Annual Campaign and is awarded based on the need demonstrated by household income and/or extenuating circumstances, Click HERE for a South Shore YMCA Financial Assistance Application, or click the blue box below. Completed Financial Assistance applications can be dropped off at the Hale Family YMCA Welcome Center (please indicate you are applying for Day Camp Financial Assistance), or sent to:

South Shore YMCA  Science based camps 

All science camps will be held at Eastern Nazarene College Quincy

Adventures in STEM with LEGO® Materials
Grades: K to 2 Jul 3rd – Jul 7th

Let your imagination run wild with tens of thousands of LEGO parts! Build engineer-designed projects and use special pieces to create your own unique designs! Projects are rotated seasonally to ensure that both new and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system.

STEM Explorations with LEGO® Materials
Grades: 3 to 8 Jul 3rd – Jul 7th  and Jul 10th – Jul 14th

Master your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects. Projects are rotated seasonally to ensure that even returning students get a new experience, so join us to design and build as never before and explore your craziest ideas.

Animal Adventures with LEGO® Materials
Grades: K to 2    Jul 10th – Jul 14th and  Aug 14th – Aug 18th

Let your imagination run wild with tens of thousands of LEGO parts! Build engineer-designed projects and use special pieces to create your own unique designs! Projects are rotated seasonally to ensure that both new and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system.


Quincy After School  Summer Programs 

Waiting for info on 2023 programs

Summer: 9:30am – 5:00pm Tuesday through Friday

South Shore School of Theatre at Eastern Nazarene College

Summer Program Registration 2023

waiting for 2023 info

In Stitches Summer Sewing Programs

Fashion Design Programs runs in July and August. Open to students from the ages of 11-18. Each program runs one week, from Monday to Friday, 9am to 1pm. Students challenged to bring their fashion ideas from sketch pad to reality. All phases of the process are covered in this week-long program. A fun, creative atmosphere nurtures learning as we try to unleash tomorrow’s top designers! No experience is necessary, all sewing supplies and
fabric included. Space is limited so register early.

We have 2️⃣ summer programs to choose from, ⭐️Junior fashion design runs Monday-Friday from 1pm-3pm & is perfect for ages 6-10!
⭐️Regular fashion runs Monday-Friday 9am-1pm & is perfect for ages 10-18!
⭐️⭐️Each program-everything is included, all tools, sketchbooks & material!!! 🤩
Here are our weeks to choose from!
WEEK 1️⃣ June 26-July 30th
WEEK 2️⃣ July 10th- July 14th
WEEK 3️⃣ July 17th-July 2st

WEEK 4️⃣ July 23th- July28th
WEEK 5️⃣ July 31st- Aug 4th
WEEK 6️⃣ Aug 7th-Aug 11th
WEEK 7️⃣ Aug 14th-Aug 18th
WEEK 8️⃣ Aug 21st-Aug 25th


In Sync Center of the Arts

Weekly and daily sessions available for 2023  as well as drop in sessions that you pre pay.  Join us for our Summer 2023 Classes at In Sync Center of the Arts. To save your place, register online today using

Summer Program – Quincy Catholic Academy

waiting for 2023 info

 If you are looking for summer camp in other towns besides check out the South Shore Boston Summer Camp guide.