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Summer Camps for Teenagers in 2019




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Growing Gourmets
Growing Gourmets
  10/06 to 16/08
01-2100555
Dublin Cookery School, Blackrock is a state-of-the-art facility. Our 'Growing Gourmets'  summer camps (June & Aug) offer fantastic, hands-on experiences for aspiring cooks (12-17 years). Enthusiastic teenagers curious about cooking will find their time here absorbing and rewarding as they master new techniques, explore ingredients from around the world, and make new friends in the kitchen If you want to come home and find supper on the table, this might be a great investment. 
Times: 10am - 3.30pm. Admission: €250 =€295/pwk www.dublincookeryschool.ie
e: info@dublincookeryschool.ie
2 Brookfield Terrace, Blackrock
Columbus Club Teen Camps
Columbus Club Teen Camps
  04/06 to 16/08
087 4167740
Columbus Club provides seven teenage Summer Courses and Workshops over the eleven weeks of Summer holidays based in UCD, St Conleths, Wesley House & Bective Rugby Club.. Irish Summer Courses, Spanish Summer Course, Create an App Course, Animation Workshop, Film & Cinematography, Photography Workshop, Art, Cookery & Baking, Presentation Skills, Maths, Accounting, Book-Keeping - READ MORE
www.columbusclub.ie
e: anne@columbusclub.ie
UCD, St Conleths, Wesley House & Bective Rugby Club
Multi-Activity Camp
Multi-Activity Camp
  01/07 to 23/08
0567734620
Lots of indoor and outdoor fun, games & activities at The Watershed with a supervised swim every day & our giant pool slide on Fridays. Activities include karate, hockey, athletics, dance/hip-hop, soccer, drumming, basketball, volleyball, dodge-ball, arts and crafts and more. Safe, structured play in a happy, non-competitive environment.
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Times: 9am - 3pm Admission: €90
www.thewatershed.ie
e: amanda.menton@thewatershed.ie
The Watershed, Bohernatounish Road, Kilkenny
National Sports Campus
National Sports Campus
  01/07 to 30/08
01 6464300
The Award Winning National Sports Campus Multi Sport Summer Camps are back…bigger and better than ever!! The Multi Sports Camp (5-13yrs) includes over 20 different sports for children to participate in such as Fencing, Archery, Swimming, Water Polo, Cricket, Gymnastics, Trampolining Aquazone and more. We also offer Gymnastic, Diving and Teen Summer Camps as well as inclusive Multi Sports Camps for children with disabilities READ MORE
Times: 9am - 3pm. Supervision option till 5pm www.nationalsportscampus.com
e: bookings@nationalsportscampus.ie
Blanchardstown,
Residential Pony Camp
Residential Pony Camp
  15/07 to 26/07
085 141 5555
Can't seem to get your kids to leave pony camp, and have to drag them to the car every afternoon? Make it easy on yourself this year! Bring them out Sunday evening, drop them off, and LEAVE them until Friday afternoon! They will be busy doing stable management, earning horsemanship certificates, lessons, trekking, natural horsemanship, pony games, archery, volleyball, movie nights, nature walks, orienteering...they'll probably sleep for a week when you finally get them home! (Ages12 to 17 yrs) Admission: €650 Sunday to Friday www.leevalleyequestriancentre.ie/
e: info@leevalleyequestriancentre.ie
Lee Valley Equestrian, Crookstown Cork
Healthy Cooking Camp
Healthy Cooking Camp
  08/07 to 23/08
0862344064
Join Nutritionist and Chef Fiona McEnroy for a summer of fun in the kitchen. Learn basic cooking skills and healthy recipes while making new friends and having fun. This hands-on experience teaches you how to create healthy meals including desserts. All recipes will be sent home with instructions and with an 'eat what you make' policy no one will go hungry.
Times: Kids - 9am - 12 noon Admission: Kids - €140, Teens €110. www.healthyeverafter.ie
e: fiona@healthyeverafter.ie
GMIT, Old Dublin Road, Galway
Killary Adventure Camps
Killary Adventure Camps
  02/06 to 23/08
095 43411
Our Summer Camps are real adventures that are created and focused around children (8-17yrs). They are packed full of thrills, challenges and adventures! We believe adventure matters and time in the outdoors is essential in today's digital age.. Children push boundaries, they’re supposed to. That is why we have spent over 38 year’s creating summer camps that allow them to do this in a safe environment. Added to this our all inclusive summer camps provide cosy accommodation, home-cooked food and caring supervision. READ MORE
www.killaryadventure.com
e: adventure@killary.com
Leenane, Connemara,
Film and Photography Camps
Film And Photography Camps
  15/07 to 09/08
01 4990614
Film Academy: Ever wanted to make your own film? This intensive week-long, hands-on, course covers all the elements of film making. Students will write, direct and edit their own short film. (10-16yrs) Read more
Photography Camp: Step behind the lens and snap a variety of different subjects. This camp course is suitable for beginners and improver photographers. Students will discover new techniques and working with skilled Artzone instructors. (8-12yrs) Read more
Times: 10am - 2pm Admission: €150 www.artzone.ie
e: bookings@artzone.ie
Rathfarnham, Dundrum, Clontarf
Delphi Resort Summer Camps
Delphi Resort Summer Camps
  07/07 to 11/08
+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. Choose from Multi-Activity (age 10+) 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. Our Early Bird is open until the 27th of April 2019 offering a 10% discount. Just Quote Schooldays when you call!
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www.delphiadventureresort.com
e: bookings@delphiresort.com
Delphi Resort, Leenane, Connemara,
French Camps for Teenagers
French Camps For Teenagers
  04/06 to 23/08
+353 (0)1 676 1732
The award-winning Alliance Française offers 2-week programmes every 2 weeks from June to August to lay the groundwork for the school year ahead in an interactive and fun way! Available for teenagers in Junior & Senior Cycles and also complete beginners.
Times: 10am-1pm
Admission: €350
alliance-francaise.ie
e: info@alliance-francaise.ie
1 Kildare Street, Dublin 2
Songschool @ <span style='text-transform:uppercase;'>NCH</span>
Songschool @ Nch
  08/07 to 19/07
01 417 0000
Junior Songschool is a chance for 8-12 year olds to spend some time at the National Concert Hall, learning about writing, performing and recording songs. Make music and new friends! 15-19 July - €112.50 Songschool is for secondary school students who are interested in writing and recording songs, performing them at a concert, making a video, and learning about music technology…not to mention forming bands and having fun! 8-12 July - €150. www.nch.ie
e: education@nch.ie
The National Concert Hall, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2
Computer Science Camp
Computer Science Camp
  24/06 to 12/07
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. Ages 13-18 yrs.
Times: 9.30 am - 1pm Admission: €75 pwk www.maynoothuniversity.ie
e: cssummercamp@mu.ie
Eolas Building, North Campus, Maynooth University
Anyone 4 Science Camps
Anyone 4 Science Camps
  24/06 to 23/08
0404-40563 / 087-6749608
Primary Camps: activities this year are all around the themes of botany, food science, pulleys and levers, acid and base chemistry and plastics. . 10am - 2pm. **Early booking €141.75 until 1st June
Teen Camps: Investigate Microbiology, Food Science, Forensics, Pulleys and Levers and Environmental Science.  Learn to solder and build a model with lights and switches. 9.30am - 2.30 pm. **Early booking €171 until June 1st.  READ MORE
www.anyone4science.com
e: info@anyone4science.com
Spanish Courses and Camps
Spanish Courses And Camps
  17/06 to 16/08
087 4167740
This one week Spanish Course places emphasis on Oral, Aural and Written work.  Classes take place from 10am until 1.15pm. After lunch activities including sports, film and animation through Spanish.  This course is taught by native Spanish teachers. Columbus Club also provides weekly Spanish  for primary school children . READ MORE
Times: 10am - 3pm Admission: Teen Camps €150, Kids Camps €140 www.columbusclub.ie
e: anne@columbusclub.ie
St Conleths & Old Belveder RFC Anglesea Road, Ballsbridge
Donegal Adventure Camps
Donegal Adventure Camps
  01/07 to 30/08
+353 (0)71 984 2418
Donegal Adventure Centre Junior & Teen Camps are a fantastic way to spend a week or two during your summer holidays. Challenge yourself with a different activity everyday during our fun-filled, adventure camps with surfing, kayaking, high rope climbing, abseiling and so much more. Surf only camps also available. Activities are run to the highest safety standard by our fully qualified and experienced instructors.
Times: 9:30-4:30/5:00pm Admission: €160 €70 pwk, 10% sibling discount.. www.donegaladventurecentre.net
e: info@donegaladventurecentre.net
Bayview Avenue, Bundoran
Gaiety School of Acting
Gaiety School Of Acting
  24/06 to 23/08
01 4406608
The Gaiety School of Acting is delighted to be running their most diverse and exciting Summer Programme yet, with 42 Summer Camps for ages 4-19 in their Temple Bar Headquarters. Join us for courses in Musical Theatre, Drama and Movie-Making, covering themes such as Harry Potter, PJ Masks, Frozen and The Greatest Showman. For the first time this year we are also featuring a wide range of technical theatre camps, and for the budding dancers in your midst, Strictly Come Dancing. READ MORE Admission: Starts at €130 gaietyschool.com
e: info@schooldays.ie
City Centre
German Revision Camps
German Revision Camps
  08/07 to 16/08
0896001063
Our 5 day German Summer Camps for 1st Year and 5/6th Year will introduce students to the German language, as well as to higher level at Senior German Cycle in small classes of 8 students. Our native German certified and experienced teacher understands the exam expectations and covers all aspects of the exam + Confidence Boost. First yr camps 8th-12th July. 5th & 6th yr Camps 15th-19th July and 12th-16th August
Times: 10am - 2pm Admission: €240 www.germanmind.ie
e: info@germanmind.ie
16 Fitzilliwam Street Upper, D2
Rock Jam
Rock Jam
  17/06 to 18/08
01 6991396
The most modern, jam-packed music course for young musicians. Your Rockjam Coach will guide you through a week of rehearsals, lessons, work-shops, video shoot and lots of special musical treats. Groups are divided into 3 age categories 7- 11, 12- 14 and 15-17. No experience is necessary and instruments are provided. Each camp is 5 days long (mon-fri) and runs from 10am till 3pm daily. Early drop off is available for a small fee. rockjam.ie
e: rockjamschool@gmail.com
Alexandra College Milltown, Newpark Music Centre, Glasnevin Academy of Music and Blanchardstown
Dublin Stage School
Dublin Stage School
  01/07 to 02/08
012043814 / 012722276
Dublin Stage School Blackrock and Castleknock run the best Musical Experience Summer Camps (4-16 yrs). Junior Summer campers will learn acting, singing, and dancing while developing their imagination and performance skills. Our senior Dublin Stage School campers will enhance their performance skills through scene work, develop their acting technique, learn choreography, sing from the greats and explore some of the backstage technical aspects of theatre.
www.dublinstageschool.ie
e: info@dublinstageschool.ie
Blackrock & Castleknock
Whizz Kids Discover I T Camp
Whizz Kids Discover I T Camp
  25/06 to 24/08
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
Fashion and Drawing Camps
Fashion And Drawing Camps
  08/07 to 26/08
01 4990614
Fashion Academy Camp: Learn to use a sewing machine with confidence. Explore the world of fashion, seasons, fabrics, mood boards, fashion drawing and design. Use everything you learn to design, cut and sew you very own outfits. (10-16yrs) Read more
Drawing Academy: A perfect camp for young students who want to develop or hone their drawing skills with Specialist Tutors.  Our workshops cover various media traditional and modern. (10-16yrs) Read more
www.artzone.ie
e: bookings@artzone.ie
Rathfarnham, Lucan, Castleknock, Clontarf, Dundrum
Parks Tennis
Parks Tennis
  01/07 to 26/07
01 8338711
Parks Tennis is a low cost subsidised tennis coaching programme for boys and girls from 5 to 17 yrs catering for beginners and improvers. Use of all equipment is included in the fee. It is supported by Tennis Ireland and various local authorities and held at 150 venues nationwide. Visit website for camp locations and application form.
www.parkstennis.com
e: parkstennis@eircom.net
Nationwide
Teen Filmmaking Camp
Teen Filmmaking Camp
  05/07 to 26/07
0879481375
Join our summer camp in July to have an incredible experience in the world of professional filmmaking. All our staff is made out of active crew members working in the TV and Film industry including Walking Dead SFX artist and Original White Walker from Game of Thrones Ross Mullan and magician Gerard Kearney sharing some amazing tricks.
Times: 10:00-4:00 Admission: €250 PWk, Early Bird Offer €195 until 15th April www.novaproductions.org
e: info@novaproductions.org
Firhouse Dublin
Adventure Summer Camp
Adventure Summer Camp
  01/07 to 26/08
0858059777
Looking to be part of the greatest ever summer camp! Join us for an amazing experience in July. Activities: Zip Wires, Kayaking, High Ropes, Wipe Out, Magician Workshop, Karting, Surf, outings: Causey Farm, Clara Lara, Beach, Horse Riding, National Aquatic Centre, SFX workshop, Fishing, Acting, Pottery, Sportst and much more. (Jnrs 10-13yrs, Snrs 14-17) 
Times: 10 am -5 pm Admission: 250€ pw Early Bird 195€ until April 15th e:  info@novaproductions.org
Firhouse
English Camp for Teens
English Camp For Teens
  23/06 to 11/08
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 149 EUR per week www.yourenglish.ie/teenagers
e: info@yourenglish.ie
29/30 Usher's Quay, Dublin 8
Createschool Summer Camps
Createschool Summer Camps
  01/07 to 02/08
01 4528533
Createschool offers a range of creative arts and music workshops and camps for kids & teens over the summer holidays including Summer Songschool, Creative Digital Arts Camps, Movier Maker Camp and Brick Flicks Stop Motion Animation. Suitable for both primary and secondary school students. Taking place in various locations around Ireland. www.createschool.ie
e: info@createschool.ie
Inspireland Arts Camp
Inspireland Arts Camp
  08/07 to 26/07
0833278083
Inspireland Summer Camps are described by all who attend, as their favourite ever summer camp. They are certainly the most creative summer camp experience they will have ever had. From comic art to street stencils to shadow puppetry and wire sculpture to claymation, animation, creative writing and so much more. A summer camp like no other
Times: 10am - 3pm Admission: €165 for 9 to 12 year-olds. €150 for 13 to 18 yrs www.inspireland.ie
e: info@inspireland.ie
IADT, Dun Laoghaire
Connect Summer Camp
Connect Summer Camp
  01/07 to 02/08
0419865025 / 0871314312
An intercultural, multi-activity summer camp offering local and international participants the opportunity to meet, interact,  learn /improve their language skills, get active with Sports & fitness, skills development workshops, trips & adventure to both historical and fun places.For international participants, please click here  for more details.
Times: 9:30-4pm (Morning/Afternoon or full day available) Admission: €60 (5-12yrs) €80 (13-17yrs) www.cultureconnect.ie
e: cultureconnect@ymail.com
Drogheda
Animation & Comic Book Camps
Animation & Comic Book Camps
  01/07 to 30/08
01 4990614
Animation Academy: Welcome to the world of Stop Motion Animation! Artzone specialist tutors guide students through the animation movie production process from original concept, character creation and much more. (10-16yrs) Read more.....
Comic Book Illustration: From the initial storyboard brainstorming our specialist tutors will guide students through their concept, character development, illustration and design. (10-16yrs) Read more
www.artzone.ie
e: bookings@artzone.ie
Clontarf, Castleknock, Rathfarnham, Dundrum
Painting and Sculpture Camps
Painting And Sculpture Camps
  12/07 to 23/08
01 4990614
Painting Academy: Learn to master paint and colour with Specialist Tutors.  Our workshops cover various media and subject matter – Still Life, Observational, Portraiture, Landscapes and Graphics. (10-16yrs) Read more...
Sculpture Academy:Explore the world of Visual Arts Construction  including clay, wire and papier maché with specialist Art Tutors.  Design, construct and finish a range of models in 3D. (10-16yrs) . Read more...
www.artzone.ie
e: bookings@artzone.ie
Rathfarnham and Dundrum
Performing Arts Summer Camp
Performing Arts Summer Camp
  01/07 to 26/07
012969340
These exciting week-long camps will immerse students in a high-energy intensive experience with instruction in acting, singing and danceing. Book any week of your choice, 10% discount if you book more than one week! Wk 1 : The Greatest Show , Wk 2 : Potter Returns, Wk 3 : Poppins Returns Wk 4: Camp Disney. Ages 4-6yrs/ 7-9yrs/ 10-12yrs / 13-15yrs
Times: 10am-3pm Admission: €110 (sibling discounts) www.milltheatre.ie
e: info@milltheatre.ie
dlr Mill Theatre Dundrum Town Centre
I T W Performing Arts Camps
I T W Performing Arts Camps
  17/06 to 26/07
01 2600831
Our Creative Kids Camps for Tots (3 yrs +) include puppetry, song, dance, arts, and crafts. Camp Broadway and Annie camps for kids and teens 7+ and 12+ who will love learning scenes, songs, and dances from Broadway musicals. Senior Dance Intensive ages 12+ will learn to create their own choreography and improve their technique in numerous dance styles. Hamilton themed week is for 1st – 6th year students. New animation and filmmaking intensive weekends! READ MORE
www.itwstudios.ie
e: office@itwstudios.ie
Clonskeagh, Ranelagh and Drumcondra
Killarney National Park
Killarney National Park
  09/07 to 09/08
064 6635960
Environmental Summer Camps: Fun activities & games including mammal trapping, scavenger hunts, den building, foraging, campfire cooking and pond dipping. Also making bird or bat boxes, wormeries, bug houses & more. Tues- Fri 9.30 to 3pm 7-12 yrs
Junior Ranger Camps: 3-day residential camp (10-14yrs) based in our own hostel in the heart of Killarney National Park. Participants will do badger sett watching, bat walks, moth traps, hikes, swims, camps fires and much more! Admission: €105 (Environ ) €125 (Junior) www.killarneynationalpark.ie
e: knpeducationcentre@eircom.net
killarney
Teen Create an App Camp
Teen Create An App Camp
  04/06 to 08/06
087 4167740
This is a one week coding course for teenages 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 Animation, Film & Cinematography, Photography, Cookery & Baking, Spanish Course. READ MORE
Times: 10am - 5pm Admission: 1 week camp €250 www.columbusclub.ie
e: anne@columbusclub.ie
Old Belvedere RFC, Anglesea Road
Academy of Code Camps
Academy Of Code Camps
  24/06 to 02/08
01 524-2554
Our Coding Camps are designed for both beginners and seasoned coders from 8 to 18 years. Students get a chance to explore languages such as Scratch, a fun colorful interactive programme and Processing which is based on Java, a fantastic introduction to coding. This year we are also running STEAM camps for primary school kids taking in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths, lots of fun, creativity and problem solving to be had!
www.theacademyofcode.com
e: info@theacademyofcode.com
Malahide, Knocklyon, Stillorgan, Castleknock, Raheny, The Digital Hub, Portbello, Newbridge
French and Spanish Camps
French And Spanish Camps
  11/06 to 30/08
089 9752672
Is your teen going into a LC or JC exam class in 2018? Have they struggled with languages throughout the year. Need a fresh and fun approach to learning French & Spanish? Why not join our French & Spanish Summer camps for Leaving & Junior Cert Students. Fun interactive language activities providing a different learning experience. Choose 1 or 2 weeks, 3 or 4 days. Small classes - Max 12 students
Times: 10am - 1pm
Admission: €150 Junior  €160 Senior -Choose 1 or 2 weeks or 3 or 4 days  trinityacademyoflanguages.com
e: admin@trinityacademyoflanguages.com
IADT Dun Laoghaire
Gaelcholáiste Cholumba
Gaelcholáiste Cholumba
  04/06 to 16/08
087 236 1869
Gaelcholáiste Cholumba provide two week Irish Courses in UCD for students ( 12-15yrs and 16-18) along with weekly courses (various locations) The emphasis on speaking “as Gaeilge” is a key component of these courses with outstanding feedback from parents and students. We also provide weekly Irish Camps for primary students, (ages 4-5, 6-8 & 9-12yrs) in Old Belevedere RFC 9- 3pm READ MORE
Times: 10am-3pm Admission: €350 2 wk UCD courses. Primary €135 pwk www.gaelcholaistecholumba.com
e: info@gaelcholaistecholumba.com
Health Science Building, UCD
Surfdock Summer Camps
Surfdock Summer Camps
  04/06 to 23/08
01 6683945
Five day fun watersports camps for kids and teens (8 to 16 yrs). Participants will do a mix of water-based and land-based activities, including windsurfing, kayaking, stand up paddleboarding, dinghy sailing, cable wakeboarding. No experience is required. Supervision available from 9 to 5pm. Discounts for multiple weeks/kids 
Times: 10 am - 4.30 pm Admission: €225 www.surfdock.ie
e: courses@surfdock.ie
Grand Canal Dock


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