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SOMERVILLE, MA

Cambridge/Somerville Finale Aug 10–Aug 26, 2022

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We are at capacity in Somerville, and have closed enrollment for unregistered campers. Please join our waitlist to be notified as space opens up!

Kids Take Charge

Every aspect of our program is designed to put kids in charge of their own learning experience. At Steve & Kate’s, campers choose from a variety of activities in real-time, as they design their day at camp. As kids try, fail, and learn on their own–they learn to trust their own judgment. These will ultimately be the kids who are prepared to tackle the challenges of an ever changing world with creativity and confidence.

Finale Camp Details

DATES

Aug 10 - Aug 26

NOTES

Need more camp? Check out Cambridge Summer

HOURS

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

AGES

4-12

ADDRESS

*We're at capacity for the week of Aug. 22–26th. Join our waitlist!
St. Theresa of the Child Jesus School
192 Summer Street,
Somerville, MA 02143

DIRECTOR

Tyler

CALL/TEXT

617-245-0410

Activities for Every Interest

In the early morning and late afternoon, campers ramp up and wind down with recreational choices. For the bulk of the day, children will choose from the activities listed below. While we can’t say exactly what the day will look like, one thing is for sure: The campers are in control.

MEDIA LAB

MEDIA LAB

Campers use scaffolded coding apps to build & play games. They'll also create stop-motion animations, movies, & music, as well as have access to other design tools.
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PERFORMING ARTS

Jump into the spotlight with dancing and karaoke, as well as performing art games, performances, & specials.
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SEWING SALON

Hand & machine sewing are available for campers of all ages as well as options for embroidery, knitting, & other artistic flare.
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WEEKLY SPECIALS

Each week we'll bring in a show-stopping special such as a giant inflatable, race cars, or a climbing wall. Check out our 2022 weekly activity schedule!
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BAKERY

Experienced bakers & professional taste-testers unite to experiment with different bread recipes & creations. Kids choose from a variety of fillings, spices, & add-ons to customize the flavors before & after they bake
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SPORTS & REC

Campers and staff join together to play soccer, gaga, capture the flag, or whatever games children are interested in that day.
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MAKERY

Imagination is the limit on what campers will create with a mix of basic maker kits, crafts, and art supplies.
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WATER PLAY

When the weather gets hot, we'll cool down with water games & activities such as water tag, sprinklers, or an inflatable slip n' slide.
Pie day

PIE THROWING

At Steve & Kate's, Fridays are Pie Day! Our 40+ year tradition continues of ending the week with a whipped cream pie to the face.

Testimonials From Our Summer Camp in Cambridge & Somerville

(My child) had a fantastic first day of camp! He made lots of new friends, he worked on coding projects, and he took so much pride sharing his handmade cinnamon roll with us! He told me when I picked him up from camp that this is "the best camp he's ever attended" and he thanked me for enrolling him! I couldn't be more thrilled! Thank you guys so much for making his summer camp experience so excellent!
Muniba

(Our kid) had a great first day and is looking forward to more. Thanks for welcoming him and helping him ease into things at his own pace.
Jared

The kids were having so much fun yesterday they won’t stop talking about it. Turns out they liked it a lot! At first I wanted to put them in for 4 days a week but am adding another day in for each week to make it a full 5x week now. I thank it will be a blast with this camp for them this year! TY
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Fees

Buy any number of Finale Day Passes to use at any point during the weeks of Aug 10, 2022 – Aug 26, 2022. If for any reason your plans change, we’ll refund your unused Passes automatically in-full at summer’s end.

 

Important Notes:
We are now at capacity for Somerville Finale Camp and have closed registration. Please join our waitlist to be notified as space opens up! 

Due to limited capacity in Somerville, families will be required to have Somerville Finale Day Passes in order to attend this location during the weeks of Aug. 10–Aug. 26. We will not be able to accept Day Passes purchased for other camp locations in Somerville. Campers who are on a Boston or Cambridge Summer Pass plan, or those who purchased Day Passes for Cambridge, Somerville, or Boston camps prior to 5/20/22, will be able to attend Somerville’s Finale weeks without any additional reservations or purchases.

 

We also offer need-based financial aid to qualifying families. Learn more or submit an application, here.

Includes: Lunch, snacks, activities, and all hours, 8am–6pm

  • Buy any number of Finale Day Passes to use anytime during the weeks of Aug 10–Aug 26
  • Unused Day Passes are automatically refunded in mid September
  • If you’re planning to attend camp outside of the Finale weeks Aug 10 – Aug 26, 2022, be sure to purchase Day Passes for Cambridge Summer Camp, which runs from Jun. 21– Aug. 5th

Includes: Lunch, snacks, activities, and all hours, 8am–6pm

  • One fee covers the entire summer, including these Finale weeks and our Cambridge Summer Camp, which runs from Jun. 21– Aug. 5th
  • Children on the Summer Pass plan for any of our summer camp locations will be able to attend this Finale week without additional reservations
  • If you purchase a Summer Pass and end up using less than 30 days of camp this summer, then we’ll calculate what you would have paid at the daily rate and automatically refund the difference in mid September

Staff

Tireless child advocates, who balance structure and guidance with staying out of campers’ ways. All staff members are background checked and trained in CPR & first-aid.

Food

We provide daily lunch options from a rotating variety of local restaurants and caterers. We’ll also offer an array of snacks for kids to nosh on throughout the day. Check out the daily menu below.

Details About Camp in Somerville

Finale Weeks in Somerville: Aug 10-26

Due to many nearby camp programs closing early August, we’re seeing an increase in planned attendance for our last weeks of camp, which run Aug 10–Aug 26.

Due to the limited space these Finale weeks, we are nearing capacity and will require Day Passes be purchased for these specific weeks in order to attend. Campers who are on a Summer Pass plan for any of our camp locations, or those who registered for Somerville, Cambridge or Boston, prior to 5/20/22, will be able to attend Somerville’s Finale weeks without any additional reservations.

Virtual Camp Orientation & Drop-off/Pick-Up Procedures

Check out our virtual camp orientation before your first day of camp! This page includes important camp details such as check-in/check-out procedures, what to bring (and not bring), and anything else you need to know for your first day!

Mandatory Daily Wellness Survey

Staff and campers will complete a wellness survey and/or other screening to identify any potential health concerns upon arrival each day.

This Camp must comply with regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and be licensed by the Cambridge Board of Health.

This Camp must comply with regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and be licensed by the Cambridge Board of Health.

Cambridge/Somerville Summer Camp Deets

VG= Vegetarian , VV= Vegan , GF= Gluten Free , DF= Dairy Free , SF= Soy Free , EF= Egg Free

No items contain nuts or nut products. However, some may have been prepared in areas that also produce items with nuts.

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Contact Your Local Director

Our directors work year-round and would love to help you learn more about our program and at the same time learn more about you and your camper. Get in touch with your local Director:

Tyler

This is Tyler’s 2nd year directing with Steve & Kate’s. When not at camp you can generally find Tyler reading a graphic novel outside, while enjoying too many snacks. (Actually, can you ever have too many snacks?)

This summer Tyler is looking forward to finally teaching himself to sew!

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