'A Kids' Summer Guide to Cape Ann' is coming soon to a Cape Ann business, library or information booth near you! Inside you'll find a fairly extensive directory of camps and summer programs for kids that live in the towns that make up the Cape Ann area - Essex, Gloucester, Manchester and Rockport.
Pick one up and check out what's inside or download here using the link below to keep a digital copy! There's plenty of listings that appeal to a wide range of interests for kids aged 4-18. You'll also find all kinds of useful phone numbers and a chart at the back that gives a comprehensive overview of the listed programs and what they have to offer!
This booklet is the result of a local collaborative effort. It was researched by Joanne Crawford and Amanda Madeira of
, with input from Maggie Rosa (of Gloucester Education Foundation), Harriet Webster (of Maritime Gloucester), Beth Welin (Education director for Schooner Adventure) and Bill O'Connor (of North Shore Kid). Graphic design was by Jeff Crawford (of
The research and printing was made possible through funding from the Dusky Foundation. The idea and intention to make all these wonderful resources available to our community through this booklet is a gift from Linzee and Beth Coolidge.