Summer Place offers bus transportation on three separate routes, with a total of twelve stops at convenient locations throughout Greater Hartford. We also provide door-to-door bus service on two separate routes to West Hartford residents. Every effort is made to ensure a safe ride and to minimize the amount of time spent on the bus. Summer Place counselors supervise the campers on each bus.View the schedule
Campers may either bring their own brown-bag lunch each day or purchase a full session of prepaid brown-bag lunches prepared by an outside food service company. All lunches are refrigerated. Summer Place provides a beverage at lunch and a mid-afternoon Popsicle snack.View the menu
Childcare before and after regular program hours is available to participants in any Summer Place program from 7:15 to 8:15 a.m. and 4:30 to 6 p.m. Supervision is provided by Summer Place counselors. Campers receive a snack and juice and have an opportunity to participate in activities inside or outside.
If your employer offers a Flexible Compensation program under Section 125 of the Internal Revenue Code, Summer Place fees may be considered dependent-care expenses that are not subject to either withholding or Social Security taxes.
Sports and recreational activities—along with arrival and dismissal—will take place at Watkinson School, located adjacent to the University. Watkinson offers Summer Place a modern sports center, expansive playing fields, fitness room, dance studio, and state-of-the-art amphitheater.