Summer camp takes place on our picturesque two-acre playground. Camp provides a balance of activities including, but not limited to: nature projects/experiences, story time, music, creative movement, water and sand play, and crafts. Summer camp at Briarcliff Nursery School allows campers to stretch their minds and bodies while enjoying and exploring the world around them.

Designed for children, ages 2-5. There are programs throughout the summer with a flexible schedule.   All camps, except Toddler and Me, are open to all children whether they attend Briarcliff Nursery School during the school year or not.   Briarcliff Nursery School runs camp through July 28th and then extended weeks of camp are run by our partners.

BNS Camp Registration Form 2023


BNS offers a Toddler & Me program designed to offer exploration in music, movement/rhythm, art, nursery rhymes, finger plays, story time, snack time and outdoor water play for parents with toddlers (age 18 mos. to 2 years). The Toddler and Me program is only for children entering our 2’s classroom in the fall.

Toddler and Me Summer 2023


July 31st-August 11th: A Maze in Pottery Camp at BNS

Get ready for a summer of creativity and fun with our pottery painting and crafts summer camp for kids ages 3-6!  Each week, children will explore a new theme and create some beautiful pieces to take home.  Students will work on decorative ceramic projects, learning various painting techniques. When the projects are complete, we take each piece back to our store for glazing and firing.  There is also plenty of time to play and explore outside, splash in the sprinkler, ride bikes, and enjoy the fun of summer.   Session 1 is Animal themed and Session 2 is Yummy Yum.    Camp runs each day 9am  to 12pm.

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August 14-18: GoTeam! Soccer Camp

Join Coach Caroline and GOTEAM! for a week of Summer soccer FUN! Learn new skills, play outdoor and indoor games and create crafts, in a fun, inclusive and team environment where all children are valued! Our camp will take place in a safe and caring environment on the grounds of Briarcliff Nursery School. Campers will have full access to all indoor and outdoor facilities. Sign up now to join our TEAM! You will be invoiced for $350 following receipt of registration. Feel free to call us at 914-329-5716 with any questions. Camp runs 9am to 12pm and is appropriate for children aged 3 to 6.

August 21st- August 25th: Steffi Nossen Storybook Dance

In our Storybook program, campers explore the pages of their favorite books, creating daily crafts based on the story and building creative dances to be performed on Friday. The dancers will go on an adventure into the story and dance through the pages while learning fun and expressive dance. They will explore literature, music, dance and their own personal creative expression.  Camp time is 9:00-11:30am