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Summer Camps for Teenagers in 2017




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Proactive Kids
Proactive Kids
  03/07 to 11/08
0858627011/0864506626
Best summer camp in Ireland, PROACTIVE KIDS in Killruddery House and Gardens, Bray. Activities: Squirrel’s Scramble tree adventure,​ Jacob’s Ladder, archery​, rock climbing, abseiling,​ ultimate frisbee, juggling and ball games. Camps run for 6 weeks from 3rd July. Supervised pick up and drop off times an hour earlier and later available
Times: 9.30am to 4.30pm Admission: €169, €149 (sibling rate) www.pascoelang.ie
e: chris@pascoelang.ie
Squirrel's Scramble, Killruddery, Southern Cross Rd, Bray, Wicklow
Teen Beauty Makeup Camp
Teen Beauty Makeup Camp
  04/07 to 15/07
019012013
Perfect your Makeup skills, learn what colours suit you and how to contour like the celebrities! We cover all grooming so you always look your best from Nail Art to Brows, Hair Styling and Skin Care. You'll even learn how to look horror movie ready with our CMA Gore Day!
Times: 10.30am - 3.30pm Admission: €125 4 days www.collegeofmediaandartistry.com
e: info@collegeofmediaandartistry.com
College of Media and Artistry, Dundrum,
Acting for Camera
Acting For Camera
  10/07 to 11/08
01 5310929
Bow Street Acting for Camera 2 Week Summer Camps are aimed at all teenagers (12-17yrs) interested in acting for Film and Television. Learn and explore a variety of different aspects of what it’s like to be an actor working in Film and Television today and how to hone and develop your talent and craft in front of camera. All experience levels catered for and all workshops facilitated by professional actors. Fun and friendly camps
Times: 10- 3pm Admission: €395 for 2 weeks www.bowstreet.ie
e: training@bowstreet.ie
12/13 Bow Street, Smithfield,
I T W Performing Arts Camps
I T W Performing Arts Camps
  12/06 to 28/07
01 2600831
Our Creative Kids Camps for Tots from 3 yrs include Puppetry, Song & Dance and Arts & Crafts. Camp Broadway for kids & teens 7+ and 12+ who will love learning scenes, songs and dances from a different show a day. Dance Intensive Course for ages 12+ whowill enjoy learning to create their own choreography, & improve their technique and dance styles. READ MORE
www.itwstudios.ie
e: office@itwstudios.ie
Clonskeagh, Drumcondra and Ranelagh
French and / or Spanish Camp
French And / Or Spanish Camp
  05/06 to 22/07
012542552
Oral tuition:  Interactive videos & aural material helps students prepare for LC Oral. Comprehension: Interesting topics refine comprehension skills. Grammar exercises covering difficult grammar elements of LC. Discussions: Themes of immigration, student life, social media - vocab for typical exam questions. Games:  Role play & games develops confidence in structuring phrases. Culture: Helps “document” creation. Broadens cultural horizons.
Times: 9-12.30pm or 2-5.30pm Admission: €180 wk www.trinityacademyoflanguages.com
e: admin@trinityacademyoflanguages.com
71B Patrick Street, Dun Laoghaire
French Language Homestays
French Language Homestays
  01/06 to 31/08
076 6024076
Homestays in France. Learn and improve your French while living with a French Family. Individual holidays.  Progress in French oral skills assured. Stay with a French family with teenage children. Improve your French and enjoy living à la Française for 2 or 3 weeks. Homestays based in Southwest France, Bordeaux area. Sun, sea and surf. Rugby country. Irish teenagers are popular with French families in this area. Admission: 2 weeks €1100: 3 weeks €1200 www.into-france.com/
e: info@into-france.com
Sew Fun Studios Wexford
Sew Fun Studios Wexford
  03/07 to 25/08
087-4421180
Sew Fun Studios summer camp teaches kids the principles of sewing and fashion design in an energetic and fun environment. Our camps are filled with pattern reading, making and creating with all students taking home their own creations. Learn a skill for life this summer all while having an unforgettable experience! All machines & supplies are provided. Snack also included.
Times: Morning & Afternoon Sessions Available www.sewfunstudios.ie
e: info@sewfunstudios.ie
Paul Quay, Wexford Town
Summer Media Course
Summer Media Course
  10/07 to 14/07
(01) 2780802
Exciting new Summer Media Camp for 13-17 year olds. Teenagers will be offered a ‘fun’ taster of media careers such as Radio, Television, Journalism, PR & Event Management.  This camp will build confidence in front of the camera and microphone.  They will learn lots about the media business-and most importantly, it will be fun!
Times: 9.30 - 4.30pm Admission: Reduced fee of €395, (30% off original price) for last 6 spots! www.irishacademy.com/
e: info@irishacademy.com.
UCD, Belfield Campus, Dublin
Spanish Multi-Activity Camp
Spanish Multi-Activity Camp
  03/07 to 21/07
012874175
Spanish classes are combined with leisure activities and sports, giving children and teenagers a genuine Spanish experience. Qualified and experienced staff provide tennis, basketball, football, athletics, orienteering, den-building and zorbing. The camp caters for ages 4-17. A full lunch is provided in the school canteen at no extra cost.
Times: 9.30am-2.30pm or 9. Admission: €80 for half-day camp per week
dublin.sek.es/en/
e: Admisiones-dublin@sek.ie
Bray / Greystones
Academy of Code Camps
Academy Of Code Camps
  26/06 to 21/07
083 3068385
Discover the exciting world of computer programming under the watchful eye of the Academy of Code's expert instructors! Suitable for new and returning students, the summer camps give students the opportunity to dive into technology like nowhere else. Regular 5 day courses suitable for students from ages 8-15. "Taste of Computer Science" 2-week immersion course for ages 15-19 Admission: Early Bird €149/€299 www.theacademyofcode.com
e: info@theacademyofcode.com
Oatlands College, Stillorgan & St Paul's College, Raheny
M K F Institute Camp
M K F Institute Camp
  12/06 to 25/08
01 6779553
MKF Institute Summer Camps - celebrating 7 years. Makeup Camp: Apply Makeup like a PRO.  Make-up Camps from gorgeous natural looks to creative special effects. Beauty Camp: Your most Beautiful Summer!  The Beauty camps from nail art, creating hair styles to glowy skin. Register for both camps to receive a 20% discount
Times: 10am - 3pm www.mkfinstitute.com
e: reception@mkfinstitute.com
MKF Institute, 36 Dame Street, Dublin 2
Carlingford Adventure Camp
Carlingford Adventure Camp
  26/06 to 20/08
042 9373651
Carlingford Adventure Centre is a great place for Summer Camps and Family Holidays in Ireland.  Book your Adventure Holiday with or without a Holiday Home package with activities on land sea and sky.  Kids take part in an action packed week that will increase their confidence in a fun, safe and professionally run environment. www.carlingfordadventure.com
e: info@carlingfordadventure.com
Tholsel St, Carlingford
Forte Performing Arts Camps
Forte Performing Arts Camps
  03/07 to 14/07
087-2175997
1.Music & Art, 2.Filmmaking, 3. Rock School 4.Vocal Workshop. Catering for children from 5 to 18 years old, you can be ensured your child will experience a vast range of great activities.This Fun packed Summer Camp offers a rare insight into the world of Filmmaking, Creative & Performing Arts.
Times: 9-1pm Admission: 150 euro / 120 euro www.fortepianomusicacademy.com
e: fortepianomusac@yahoo.com
143 Lower Drumcondra Road
Language Camp West
Language Camp West
  04/06 to 20/08
0861728866
Residential Summer Camps in French & German, combining language immersion with adventure activities in a stunning location on Achill Island. Expert tuition from qualified teachers, native speaking camp counsellors with 24/7 supervision. Secure online booking. Bus travel from Dublin, Limerick or Galway. See our website for more. www.languagecampwest.ie
e: info@languagecampwest.ie
The Valley, Achill Island
French Language Camps
French Language Camps
  12/06 to 30/06
091 523846
Learn French in Ireland with native speakers. We offer tuition in French to Irish secondary schoolboys in three one-week non-residential camps. A unique opportunity to spend some time with French students of similar ages having French conversations and tutorials, and playing games and sport with them. READ MORE.
Times: 10am - 4.30pm Admission: €120 www.gortard.com
e: secretary@gortard.com
Rockbarton North, Salthill, Galway
Learn Spanish in Valencia
Learn Spanish In Valencia
  02/07 to 23/07
083 808 4397
Fully accompanied Summer Spanish courses for Irish secondary school students in beautiful Valencia, Spain, the third largest city in the country, with some of the best beaches on the Mediterranean and direct flights from Dublin - your opportunity to improve your language and fluency in a fun, supportive and sunny environment, completely immersed in the Spanish way of life. Tel: +34 961 339 438www.cssvalencia.com
e: info@cssvalencia.com
Summer Choral Camp
Summer Choral Camp
  17/07 to 28/07
0879429929
Summer choral camps take place over two weeks in July and are divided into two age groups: primary school, 10–12 yrs (week 1) & secondary school, 13–18 yrs (week 2). All resources and materials provided and included in the cost. At the end of the week, each student will receive a certificate of attendance
Times: 10am - 1pm Admission: €75 p/wk www.liffeyvalleymusic.com
e: liffeyvalleymusic@gmail.com
St. Andrew's Church of Ireland Parish Centre, Lucan
Dublin Stage School
Dublin Stage School
  10/07 to 21/07
012043814 / 012722276
Trained professions take you on a hard working and exhilarating two weeks in Blackrock/Monkstown Co Dublin.  A fabulously fun, international award-winning musical based on the movie. "Legally Blonde: The Musical" follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery, and scandal in pursuit of her dreams. This action-packed musical explodes on the stage with memorable songs and dynamic dances. www.dublinstageschool.ie
e: info@dublinstageschool.ie
Blackrock/Monkstown
The Gaiety School of Acting
The Gaiety School Of Acting
  26/06 to 25/08
01 6799277
Summer Camps at The Gaiety School of Acting run in July and August and offer a vast variety of fun and creative performing arts camps for ages 4 to 18 years. This year we are returning with our Summer Drama, Make a Movie and Musical Theatre along with a 6 day Youth Theatre Production course, that takes students through the process of devising theatre from page to stage. www.gaietyschool.com
e: info@gaietyschool.com
Temple Bar, Dublin 8
Learn Spanish in Spain
Learn Spanish In Spain
  16/07 to 29/07
087 2957550
Have fun learning Spanish in Spain. Enjoy-live-improve your Spanish. Option 1:  North of Burgos: Multi-activity camp + Spanish classes. Sharing activities and accommodation with Spanish teens. Option 2: -Alicante:  Classes in the morning, activities in the afternoon, excursions, living with a Spanish family. Ages 13 - 17 yrs. Courses for adults all year around. Admission: €360 1 week / €580 2 weeks www.esicamps.com
e: info@esicamps.com
Computer Science Camp
Computer Science Camp
  26/06 to 14/07
01 708 3847
The aim of the Computer Science Summer Camp is to allow students to use and explore computer science concepts whilst having fun and making friends. The camp assumes no prior experience and will involve activities both on and off the computer. Each week will be packed full of unique material so students can sign up for 1 ,2 or 3 weeks.
Times: 9.30 am - 1pm Admission: €75 pwk www.maynoothuniversity.ie
e: summercamp@cs.nuim.ie
Eolas Building, North Campus, Maynooth University
Connemara Maths Academy
Connemara Maths Academy
  25/06 to 12/08
09531925
Residential Summer Camps 9-17 year olds. Multi Activity, Disovery, Creativity & Adventure on Wild Atlantic Way. Camps at Glenstal Abbey, Killary Centre & Delphi Resort. Mathematical Concepts are discovered and visualised in facilitated learning technology driven workshops and then applied and further explored through Creative Technologies, Adventure & Physical Sports.
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Surfdock Summer Camps
Surfdock Summer Camps
  06/06 to 18/08
01 6683945
Five day fun watersports camps for children between the ages of 8 – 16 years. Participants will do a mix of windsurfing, kayaking, stand up paddleboarding, dinghy sailing, cable wakeboarding and land-based activities. No experience is required. Supervision available from 9 to 5pm. Discounts for multiple weeks/kids
Times: 10 am - 4.30 pm www.surfdock.ie
e: courses@surfdock.ie
Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2
Anyone 4 Science Camps
Anyone 4 Science Camps
  12/07 to 18/08
0404-40563 / 087-6749608
Primary Camps: Activities will include the themes of states of matter, viscosity, solar energy, light and sound, forensics and rocket science. 10am - 2pm. **Early booking €135 until 2nd June
Teen Camps: Activities will include carrying out a chemical synthesis, as well as a liver dissection and enzyme reaction. 9.30am - 2.30 pm. **Early booking €162 until 5th May. We also offer Science through French (10 – 15 yrs) and Éolaíocht as Gaeilge ( 5 – 15 yrs). READ MORE
www.anyone4science.com
e: info@anyone4science.com
Dublin Young Authors
Dublin Young Authors
  24/07 to 28/07
087-976-6253
Creative writing workshop covering all forms of writing, including the use of multimedia, delivered by poet and performer Dave Lordan and YA author and editor Claire Hennessy. For talented teens with something to say and a willingness to try new things - and have fun! Ages 14-17.
Times: 11am-4pm Admission: 200 euro bigsmokewritingfactory.com
e: DYA@bigsmokewritingfactory.com
1 Coppinger Row (off South William St), D 2
Summer Tennis Camps Limerick
Summer Tennis Camps Limerick
  03/07 to 14/07
086 3821614
Our Summer Camps are an ideal introduction to Tennis for any child (5-15 yrs)s. The camp offers a fun filled range of activities for your little ace to learn and master the game of tennis. Under the guidance of our coaching team activities will be challenging and age appropriate. We aim for your child to learn new skills and make new friends
Times: 9.30-12.30/1pm Admission: €75, 2nd child + €70 www.bryanstewarttennis.com
e: bryantennis@gmail.com
CIAC Tennis, Rosbrien, Limerick
English Camp for Teens
English Camp For Teens
  27/06 to 12/08
0851581428
If you know a teenager among your family/friends abroad who would like to visit Dublin and improve their English, this is a camp for them. Morning English classes + fun-packed afternoon programme of sports, trips & workshops. Great teachers and small mixed-nationality groups. Focus on spoken English. Host family accommodation and lunch also available.
Times: 9:30-12:40 or 9:30-5 Admission: from 125 EUR per week www.yourenglish.ie/teenagers
e: info@yourenglish.ie
29/30 Usher's Quay, Dublin 8
Gaelcholáiste Cholumba
Gaelcholáiste Cholumba
  19/06 to 18/08
087 236 1869
Gaelcholáiste Cholumba provide 2 week Irish Courses in U.C.D. for ages 12-15 yrs and 8-12 yrs. Emphasis on speaking "as Gaeilge" is a key component of these courses with outstanding feedback from parents and students. Weekly Irish Summer Camps for primary children also available. READ MORE
Times: 10am-4pm Admission: €350 2 wk UCD courses. Primary €125 pwk www.gaelcholaistecholumba.com
e: info@gaelcholaistecholumba.com
Health Science Building, UCD
Whizz Kids Discover I T Camp
Whizz Kids Discover I T Camp
  26/06 to 18/08
061 339178
WhizzKids help children & teenagers make the most of IT with great new skills they can use long after the Summer Camp has finished. Excellent Tech Camp activities with new projects added each year. Activities include Coding, 3D Design, Graphics, Game Design, Programming, App Development and sports (weather permitting!) READ MORE
www.whizzkids.ie
e: info@whizzkids.ie
French Summer Camp
French Summer Camp
  04/06 to 17/07
0214550430
One-week French Summer language courses for 1st or 2nd year students. In addition to 25 hours tuition, they will enjoy afternoons packed with exciting watersports and land activities. Evenings combine study and group activities, all in the stunning seaside village of Ardmore. Places limited to 20 residential students per course.
Times: Residential, one-week Admission: €575 all inclusive www.ecoledemer.com
e: info@ecoledemer.com
Ardmore, Waterford
National Concert Hall
National Concert Hall
  10/07 to 21/07
01 417 0000
Junior Songschool is for 8-12 year olds to spend time at the National Concert Hall, learning about writing, performing and recording songs, 10-15 July - €112.50 Songschool is for secondary school students interested in writing and recording songs, performing them and learning about music technology, 17-21 July - €150
www.nch.ie
e: education@nch.ie
The National Concert Hall, Earlsfort Terrace, D2
U C D Innovation Camp
U C D Innovation Camp
  26/06 to 30/06
017162046
Discover Your Creativity at UCD this Summer! Make the most of your summer with this exciting Innovation Camp. Explore your ability to create and innovate though prototyping, hackathons, lego challenges and lots more! Get hands on with 3D printing and Virtual Reality. Open to TY / 5th / 6th year students.
Times: 9:30 - 4:30pm Admission: €100 / Free for DEIS Students www.innovators.ie/summer-camp
e: innovation.academy@ucd.ie
UCD Innovation Academy, O'Brien Centre for Science, UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4
Junior Doctors
Junior Doctors
  17/07 to 05/08
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At Junior Doctors, we offer a unique week-long summer camp for secondary level students to see what the life of a doctor or healthcare professional is like! We aim to give you the real experience and therefore all our mentors are all QUALIFIED doctors! North and South Dublin locations available.
Times: 10am-4pm www.juniordoctors.ie
e: info@juniordoctors.ie
Raheny & Cabinteely
Killarney National Park
Killarney National Park
  04/07 to 24/08
064 6635960
Environmental Summer Camps: A whole host of fun activities and games including mammal trapping, scavenger hunts, den building, foraging, campfire cooking,pond dipping and lots more. (7-12 yrs) Tues to Fri 9.30 to 3pm
Junior Ranger Camps: A 3 day residential camp (10 –14 yrs) in our own hostel in Killarney National Park. Participants do badger sett watching, bat walks, moth traps, hikes, swims, camps fires and much more! Admission: €105 (Environ ) €115 (Junior) www.killarneynationalpark.ie
e: knpeducationcentre@eircom.net
Newpark School Sports Centre
Newpark School Sports Centre
  04/07 to 26/08
01 2883720
Award winning Gold Standard of Excellence White flag facility, Newpark School Sports Centre runs Summer camps for boys and girls (3-14 yrs) during July & August. Limited places available. Activities include swimming, fun and games in the water, gymnastics, uni-hoc, indoor soccer, basketball, table tennis, orienteering, arts and crafts, zumba, inflatable fun and lots more. All staff are garda vetted and have child protection certification
Times: 10am - 3pm www.newparksportscentre.ie
e: info@newparksportscentre.ie
Newtownpark Ave, Blackrock, Dublin
@future_designer
@Future_Designer
  10/07 to 21/07
0858594667
Inspired by industry practices, participants will get a feel for what it's like to work in the modern day software industry. With 3 technical streams, Innovators, Engineers and Artists, participants can develop their preferred skill set. This programme is designed to be an immersive, collaborative and enjoyable experience. Get in touch for more info.
Times: 10.30am - 4.30pm Admission: 295 www.roundpegrepublic.com
e: info@roundpegrepublic.com
Filmbase, Temple Bar & Guinness Enterprise Centre
Delphi Resort Summer Camps
Delphi Resort Summer Camps
  02/07 to 13/08
+353 (0)95 42208
Let the kids loose at a multi-activity camp in Ireland’s leading adventure resort in Connemara. With 20+ outdoor activities, they’ll be kayaking, climbing, zip-lining and more! Choose from Multi-Activity (age 8+) and Teen Building (age 12+) camps. 3,5 and 7 day camps available. All-inclusive price includes full board, meals and all activities. From €229pp and €50 for day campers. Early bird: 10% discount before March 31st www.delphiadventureresort.com
e: bookings@delphiresort.com
Delphi Resort, Leenane, Connemara,
Spanish in Barcelona
Spanish In Barcelona
  03/07 to 28/08
0656 592 989
IMPROVE YOUR SPANISH/CATALAN IN BARCELONA. High quality homestay in Barcelona. At least one member of the host family is a teacher which guarantees that students will be in the hands of professionals. We offer one-to-one intensive, private lessons with the host family teachers and a wide cultural programme. Choose your family, your dates and your activities. We adapt to your needs.
www.cool-stay.com
e: info@cool-stay.com
Teen Create an App Camp
Teen Create An App Camp
  12/06 to 04/08
087 4167740
This 2 week course teaches students a step by step guide on how to build their first Android App, the fundamentals of Android App Design, a step by step guide to build a simple user interface etc. Each student will present his/her Android App to the class. Parents are invited to attend this presentation. Teen camps in Photography, Baking and Cookery and Irish Summer Courses available. READ MORE
Times: 1:30pm - 5.30 pm Admission: 2 week camp €350 www.columbusclub.ie
e: anne@columbusclub.ie
Wesley House, Leeson Park, Dublin 6,
My Art Dance, Art and Drama
My Art Dance, Art And Drama
  03/07 to 28/08
0877099401
Summer Camps for 5 to 11yr olds. Teen camp 12yrs+ (17 - 21 July 10-4pm). The children will practice classical ballet, hip-hop, modern dance as well as do arts and crafts in various techniques. Drama activities, outings and a closing day dance show. Pre- and post-camp care available. Low camper to teacher ratio.
Times: 10-3 pm Admission: Kids €110/ Teens €150, Member discounts
www.myartdublin.com
e: myart.dublin@gmail.com
CityHouse, Newmarket
Columbus Language Camps
Columbus Language Camps
  07/06 to 12/08
087 4167740
Columbus Club offer Language Summer Camps at Primary & Secondary level in Irish, French, German and Spanish. Primary camps are multi-activity through a language while secondary language camps include classroom learning in the morning with sports and animimation/film and drama through the language in the afternoons. READ MORE
www.columbusclub.ie
e: anne@columbusclub.ie
Donnybrook & UCD


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