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Bowdoin Summer Art Camp

Office of Events and Summer Programs

The Summer Programs Information Desk is located on the first floor of Coles Tower. The desk is open 7 am to 9 pm, 7 days a week, during the summer. Please visit us if you have questions or concerns while on campus. We want to make your stay at Bowdoin as pleasant as possible.


Welcome to the Bowdoin Art Camp Website! Registration is now open for the Summer '14 season!

The Bowdoin Summer Art Camp is a fully-supervised day in the art studio that nurtures seeing, exploration, and creativity in young people.  No experience or expertise is necessary.

2014 Summer Art Camp Brochure (schedule included.)

2014 Summer Art Camp Registration Materials.

Schedule: Classes run on a weekly basis and are broken up by age groups. During the Summer of 2014, classes will take place June 23 - June 27; June 30 - July 3 (no classes will take place on the July 4th holiday); July 7 - July 11; and July 14 - July 18. Please see the brochure for the specific classes listed on a week-to-week basis.

Who: Art Camp is open to children ages 5-15 with the enthusiasm for the process of making art, and a willingness to experiment with new ways of seeing. Each session is designed to work as a separate unit, but a child may enroll in more than one session as long as he or she is in the appropriate age group.

The age groups are as follows: Ages 5-6 years (or entering Kindergarten or 1st grade); Ages 7-9 years (or entering 2nd, 3rd, or 4th grade); Ages 10-12 years (or entering 5th, 6th, or 7th grade); and Ages 13-15 (or entering 8th, 9th, or 10th grade.)

Where: Art Camp will now take place at the new Edwards Arts Center on the Bowdoin College campus. The Edwards Arts Center is the former Longfellow Elementary School located between Lonfellow Avenue and South Street.  The entrance to the EAC is located on South Street. The new facility boasts state-of-the-art classrooms, climate control, and a lovely outdoor space for breaks.

Contact Information: Please e-mail artcamp@bowdoin.edu OR call (207) 725-3433. Registrations may be mailed in to:

Bowdoin College Summer Art Camp, 3200 College Station, Brunswick, ME, 04011

Registration materials may be dropped off at the Events and Summer Programs Office on the 1st floor of Coles Tower on the Bowdoin College campus between the hours of 8:30am-5:00pm.

Also, please visit the Art Camp Director's website: www.bowdoinsummerartcamp.weebly.com