Summer Camp

Summer Camper

Join us for an enriching summer of art, sports, dance, reading, outdoor fun and much more.

PIC's urban campus provides easy access to all that the Greater Philadelphia area has to offer during the summer. 

Ages

PIC Summer Camp provides child care for children entering grades K-5.

Camp Hours

Camp is open from 8 am to 6 pm. We ask that campers arrive and sign-in before 10 am.

Tuition

PIC Summer Camp tuition covers a full day of activities, lunch, afternoon snack, transportation, admission for all trips, and one camp t-shirt.

  • A one-week session is $335.
  • Week 3 is a short week and has been pro-rated at $230.
  • Minimum enrollment of two sessions (not necessarily consecutive).
  • The cost for full summer (10 week) enrollment is $3,245. Receive a $300 discount if payment for a full summer of camp is received by March 30, 2019.
  • Full payment for all sessions enrolled is due by June 1.
  • You may pay in full or make monthly payments with final payment made on June 1. See application form for more details.
  • We welcome children enrolled in the Child Care Information Services (CCIS) program. To speak to someone about how CCIS can help you and your family, call 888-461-KIDS (5437) or visit philadelphiachildcare.org.
  • PIC fundraising efforts support a modest Tuition Fund to help families better afford tuition.

Enrollment Process

To enroll in Summer Camp, please complete the application form and return it with a one-time, non-refundable fee of $35.

After School & Summer Camp application

Applications may be dropped off in our Enrollment Office or mailed to PIC at:
4205 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Make checks payable to: Parent Infant Center

After Submitting an Application

Upon receipt of your application, application fee and tuition payment, you will receive a camp packet of forms that must be completed and returned before your child comes to camp.

Cancellation
If you cancel your registration:

  • before April 26, 2019, all tuition payments will be returned
  • before May 10, 2019, you will receive a 75% refund.
  • before May 24, you will receive a 50% refund.
  • There are no refunds after May 24, 2019 and that application fees are non-refundable.

Contact
Contact our Enrollment Coordinator Grace Piaña at215-222-5480 or send an email to gpiana@parentinfantcenter.org for more information, or visit the Enrollment section of our website to learn more.

Weekly Sessions

Camp is divided into 10 weekly sessions, each with a focus on different theme-related activities. In addition to themed sessions, campers enjoy water play, play at neighborhood parks, visit the museums and cultural institutions that surround us, take trips to the nearby nature preserves, visit state parks and lakes, play games, and see shows by visiting musicians and other performing artists.

2019 Sessions - June 17 - August 23

Session 1: Welcome to the Outdoors
June 17- June 21

We connect with the outdoors on our Nature Playground and around the neighborhood, explore eco-systems, and learn to care for our planet.

Session 2: Experience Arts & Crafts
June 24 - June 28

Campers experience artful expression through a variety of hands-on activities devoted to fostering individual and collaborative creativity.

Session 3: Parade of Nations
July 1 - July 3

Campers celebrate our differences and see our similarities by exploring our neighborhood, cultural institutions, music, food, and hands-on activities.

Session 4: Mad Scientist Symposium
July 8 - July 12

A full week of science and math activities filled with fun and lots of hands-on learning.

Session 5: Splish, Splash & Dash
July 15 - July 19

Ride the wave of water-filled fun and games. Enjoy our local parks and streams.

Session 6: Game Expo
July 22 - July 26

A week-long focus on games and contests to hone your mental agility, sharpen your concentration, improve physical and hand-eye coordination, create scenarios, and participate in role-playing, develop tactical thinking and planning.

Session 7: Philly Phun!
July 29 - August 2

A week packed full of fun field trips around the city to discover its history, cultural richness, and fun offerings.

Session 8: Moovin' and Groovin'
August 5 - August 9

Shake, rattle, and move your body with this high-energy week of activities.

Session 9: Spotlight On...
August 12 – August 16

Let your talents shine in art, dance, drama and music, and perform to acclaim at the annual campers' Summer Gala!

Session 10: Journey to Beyond
August 19 - August 23

Days devoted to our imagination, and one last chance for fun before its time to get serious in school.

Enrollment Contacts

Grace Piaña
Enrollment Coordinator

gpiana@parentinfantcenter.org [LINK]
215-222-5480, x 303

Amanda Schroeder
Assistant Enrollment Coordinator

enrollment@parentinfantcenter.org [LINK]
215-222-5480, x 327