Summer Arts Workshop

Westfield Summer Camp

HURRY! Registration Deadline is JULY 1. There will be no refunds for cancelling after this date.

Explore Music, Art, Dance & More at the Summer Arts Workshop!

July 8-26, 2019

Summer Camp in Westfield, NJ

Unleash your creativity at this legendary Westfield, NJ day camp, now in its 47th year! Kids ages 4 and up can discover musical instruments, arts and crafts, creative movement and much more. Immerse yourself in a well-rounded arts curriculum for younger kids, or join one of our specialty camps for older artists. There’s something for everyone!

Camp Schedule

July 8-26, 2019  ~  Mon – Fri

All camps run from 8:30 am – 12:30 pm.

I’m a busy parent – are there afternoon options too?

YES! The Summer Arts Workshop offers extended afternoon care and early-morning drop-off, too.

Do I have to register for all three weeks?

No – signing up for all three weeks is the best value, but 1- and 2-week options are available as well.


3 Weeks: $695 (+$30 registration fee)

2 Weeks: $590 (+$30 registration fee)

1 Week: $295 (+$30 registration fee)

Early Morning Drop-Off (7:30 am): $125/3 weeks OR $10/day

Afternoon Adventures at the Y (12:30-4:30 pm): $595/3 weeks OR $215/week (extended care past 4:30 is available directly through the Y)

The registration fee will be waived for current Music Studio students.

Full Camp Brochure Download

Printable Registration & Health Form

Choose from FOUR exciting day camp options!

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Young Explorers

Ages 4-6 (entering Junior K – 1st Grade)

Ignite your young one’s imagination with this inspiring introduction to the arts! Explore music (general and instrumental), visual arts and crafts, creative movement, and the joy of reading.

Held at First Baptist Church of Westfield

Elementary Artists

Ages 7-10 (entering 2nd – 5th Grade)

Capture your child’s creativity with our well-rounded and in-depth arts curriculum for elementary age students. The morning is divided into three classes in which students will explore visual arts, creative movement and instrumental music.

Held at First Baptist Church of Westfield

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Virtuoso Chamber Music Camp

Ages 8-18 (entering 3rd – 12th Grade)

The crown jewel of the Summer Arts Workshop, the Virtuoso Chamber Camp is a fully immersive musical experience for intermediate and advanced instrumentalists. Coached by master teachers, students will expand their performing skills by studying chamber music in small ensembles, brushing up on music theory and sight-reading, and exploring music history. There will be a performance on the last day of camp. Check the full camp brochure for accepted instruments and participation requirements.

Held at the NJWA Music Studio


Ages 11-18 (entering 6th – 12th Grade)

Finally, you can say it: “I’m with the band!” If you’re a teen who’s into playing rock, pop and/or jazz and want to do improv as well, this camp is for you. Check the full camp brochure for accepted instruments and participation requirements.

Held at the NJWA Music Studio

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Photographs and/or videos of Summer Arts Workshop participants may be used in various forms of publicly released media such as websites, social media platforms, advertisements, brochures, posters, etc. Parents/guardians of participants must notify the NJWA in writing if they do not consent to these uses of photos/videos of their child(ren).

Printable Registration & Health Form

(908) 518-1551