Who will be at The Mamas Summer Countdown?


The Mamas Summer Countdown, is Sunday, February 21st, 2016.  From finding new camps, vacation destinations, local classes and schools, to the best innovative products and retail stores, we hope you’ll join us at the New York Hall of Science in Queens for an exclusive look at what the Summer of 2016 has to offer you and your family.

Here are some of the businesses you’ll meet…

Oasis CampsOASIS DAY CAMP  Give your child a summer full of fun with Oasis Summer Camps! At Oasis, we give campers the opportunity to be active, think creatively and discover new friendships that will last a lifetime. Here at Oasis we offer three different types of summer camps; a traditional summer day camp program for children between the ages of five and eleven, Early Start Imagination Camp for Pre-K campers ages 3-5, and a program called Teen Travel, which is designed for young adventurers going into the 7th, 8th, or 9th grades. In all of our programs daily activities and trips are centered on Creative & Performing Arts, Outdoor Education, Swimming, Athletics, and Team-building. With our exciting and varied programming, your child will never be bored. For more information check out your camp’s site!  Get there by clicking the links above!

IMG_5694USDAN CENTER  America’s Premier Performing and Visual Arts Day Camp, Usdan Summer Camp for the Arts is a not-for-profit summer day school for the performing and visual arts. Now in its 48th Season, the Center is situated on amagnificent 200-acre woodland in Huntington, Long Island.  Usdan’s mission is to provide children with the arts as a lifetime companion. This mission is realized through the inspiration of a world-class faculty and the camaraderie of fellow students whose bond is their love of the arts.

NEW YORK HALL OF SCIENCE   New York Hall of Science presents 450 exhibits, demonstrations, workshops and participatory activities that explain science, technology, engineering, and math.

SAMUEL FIELD Y   For almost 60 years, the Samuel Field Y has remained strong and vital and has continued toprovide new and innovative programs to the greater Northeast Queens and Western Nassau communities. From our child care center through our comprehensive programs for older adults, we are proud of our long history of being there for our friends, neighbors and families to meet the new and complex needs created by the rapidly changing world in which we live.

NEW YORK KIDS CLUB  The New York Kids Club is New York’s premier children’s enrichment center, renowned for creative and innovative kids classes, day camps, birthday celebrations, and special events! Our unique and original curricula provide children the opportunity to build confidence and express their individuality through participation in physically challenging, artistically enriching, and intellectually stimulating programs. Additionally, our affiliated programs at New York Preschool are a leading preschool choice for the years leading up to Kindergarten.

D80_3492 (1)QUEENS BOTANICAL GARDENS   Queens Botanical Garden is an urban oasis where people, plants and cultures are celebrated through inspiring gardens, innovative educational programs and demonstrations of environmental stewardship.

AMERICAN CAMP ASSOCIATION of New York and New Jersey  The American Camp Association is a community of camp professionals who, for over 100 years, have joined together to share our knowledge and experience and to ensure the quality of camp programs. Because of our diverse 9,000 plus membership and our exceptional programs, children and adults have the opportunity to learn powerful lessons in community, character-building, skill development, and healthy living — lessons that can be learned nowhere else.