Smarter Summer Camp!

Summer is HERE!

Smarter Summer Camp is a full-day program, for youth entering grades 1-5, is designed to prevent summer learning loss and help youth achieve school success. In addition to keeping youth learning and reading all summer long, Smarter Summer Camp will provide a wide variety of enriching activities including arts and crafts, computer games, cooking, gardening, and weekly field trips ensuring that youth have the best summer ever!

New this summer, we will offer two 5-week sessions which will give children the full academic, social, and recreational benefits of our summer camp. Campers are invited to attend one or both sessions but must attend a minimum of four days a week for the full five weeks per session. We are also pleased to add breakfast to our program offerings so children will be able to enjoy two nutritious meals five days per week during camp hours!

Hours: 9:00am-3:00pm

Location: Bangor Housing Community Center and the Boys & Girls Clubhouse

Cost: FREE! Breakfast and lunch will be included every Monday-Friday

Transportation: We will provide transportation to and from the program

Field Trips: Every Wednesday we will travel to a fun destination such as Peaks-Kenny State Park, Fort Knox, and Echo Lake

Camp Dates

Session #1

June 26th- June 30th (Maine Authors Week)

July 4th- July 7th (All American Week)

July 10th- July 14th (Lego Week)

July 17th- July 21st (Animal Planet Week)

July 24th- July 28th (Camp Spirit Week)

Session #2

July 31st- August 4th (Maine Illustrator Week)

August 7th- August 11th (Storytelling Week)

August 14th- August 18th (Fictional Characters Week)

August 21st- August 25th (Ocean Commotion Week)

August 28th- September 1st (Drama Week)

Registrations: Registrations may be submitted online (using the “Join the Club” button on the home page) or by picking up the registration form at the front desk at Bangor Housing. Please note that in past years our camp has filled up very quickly, so you will want to register quickly in order to guarantee your child has a spot!

Starting May 1st we will begin accepting registrations from all Bangor Housing families. The registration form can be mailed in or dropped off at Bangor Housing. There are limited openings, so we encourage you to register as soon as possible. Participants will be accepted on a first-come,

first-served basis.

For more information, please feel free to contact Cat or Hannah at 942-6365 or

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