The Arbors Kids is a family owned business with a simple philosophy – we truly care about children. Each of our programs offers a safe, nurturing environment that promotes positive social, emotional, physical and intellectual growth and development.
The Arbors Camp offers children ages 5–12 a diverse camp experience including the opportunity to try new activities, be creative, learn skills and have fun. The Arbors Camp is staffed by the area’s best camp counselors dedicated to creating a great camp experience for each camper. Our excellent camper-to-staff ratio will ensure a fun and safe camp environment for your child.
Adventures, Activities, Friendships
Our traditional summer camp offers FUN activities and events designed to keep campers engaged in a variety of adventures and activities including:
Arts and Crafts
Scheduled Entertainment and Field Trips
The Arbors Arts Summer Camp experience is designed to enrich their lives of campers grades K-6 through creative expression. This project-based approach to art-making includes basic introductions to painting, drawing, sculpture, music and digital media. It will expand their creative abilities and their social and emotional skills. For one hour a day, campers will be given an independent or group-based project to complete for the weekly Camp-wide Showcase.
Week 1: Gather ‘Round The Campfire – Campers get ready! This week, we learn to incorporate the leaves, grass and earth into our creations. Campers will create pieces that represent the outdoors and nature.
Week 2: Space Jam – It’s time for lift off! Blast into space with us and learn about planets and stars to re-create the universe in own vision. Campers will create pieces like rocket ships that represent space and the universe.
Week 3: Tailgate Time – We’ve got eats! This week, we are diving into different cultures and foods to get ready for our big Tailgate event. Campers will experiment with different culinary arts and create food-based art projects.
Week 4: It’s A Zoo – The animals are loose! This week, we are discussing animals and the environments they live in. Campers will create pieces that deal with different animals, landscapes and biomes.
Week 5: Arbors’ Got Talent – It’s showtime! This week, we are finalizing personal and weekly projects to showcase to our visiting families. Campers will finalize pieces to present for the art show this week.
Week 6: Color War: Battle at the Beach – We’ve got spirit, yes we do! This week, we are competing to create the best art pieces for our respective color teams to show camp spirit.
Week 7: Disney World – It’s a small world after all! This week, we are discussing animation styles and the creative works of Disney. Campers will create their own animations and Disney-related pieces.
Week 8: Carnival! – Gather ‘round, folks! This week, we are discussing the history of Carnivals, Video games, and other forms of entertainment. Campers will create their own signs, games or prizes for the week’s event.
Week 9: Water Festival – Drip, drip, drip! This week, we are playing with water and creating tons of fun projects that deal with the ocean, aquamarine life and the water cycle.
Week 10: Flashback Time – Let’s look back! This week, we are finishing off any projects from the year and making gifts for parents. Campers will create collages that will make lasting memories of their time at camp.
The Arbors Sports Summer Camp experience is designed to enrich their lives of campers grades K-6 through sports training and games. The Arbors sports program is dedicated to helping campers find and develop interest in recreational sports and activities. Campers are encouraged to participate in physical training promoting positive physical and social activity in a controlled setting. Each week, campers will train with skilled specialists or travel on field trips related to the assigned sport.
Week 1: Soccer
Week 2: Basketball
Week 3: Football and Cheerleading
Week 4: Baseball/Tee-Ball
Week 5: Archery
Week 6: Volleyball
Week 7: Field Hockey
Week 8: Lacrosse
Week 9: Running and Gymnastics
Week 10: Fitness, Yoga, Zumba
Choose a location below to learn more about each child care center:
999 Memorial Drive
Chicopee, MA 01020
P: (413) 593-6311
F: (413) 593-6360