The Charles River Creative Arts Program has been a national leader and pioneer in multi-arts education since 1970. Everything is by choice; campers choose from over 130 exciting classes to create a summer experience that reflects their unique passions. Our professionally accomplished staff inspires young artists from diverse backgrounds to engage in the process of artistic risk-taking. Through collaborative problem solving our campers discover their individuality and creative potential.
Two 4-week sessions are offered every summer. Students may enroll in one or more sessions.
Session 1: June 24 - July 19
Session 2: July 23 - August 16
And for children ages 5 - 8 CHARLES RIVER Creative Starts
An immersive introduction to multi-arts:
Charles River Creative Starts provides an opportunity for children ages 6-8 to develop their artistic talents in a stimulating and developmentally appropriate environment. Each two-week session features a unique theme, tying together inspiring projects across a wide spectrum of visual and performing arts. With a dedicated Creative Starts staff and resources, young artists experience the nationally renowned multi-arts model. Creative Starts campers choose the activities that interest them throughout the session. We offer an age-appropriate balance of choice and structure to encourage experimentation, independence, and creative confidence.