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Art Ninjas Camps 2016

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  • Aug.8 - Sept.2, 2016
  • $300 advance
    $275 members

Art Ninjas embark on daily missions filled with art, adventure, and intrigue. Sign up early as space is limited and goes quickly.

Outer Space

August 8 – 12



3, 2, 1, blast off! Join the Art Ninjas mission to outer space. Explore the Milky Way using star charts, build your own spaceship, and prepare all the necessary supplies and gear to go intergalactic.
Field Trip: Williams College Museum of Art and Williams College Planetarium


August 15 – 19



Lions and Tigers and aART-varks, oh my! Channel your ninja spirit animal during this week of animal adventures. You’ll discover animals both real and imagined.
Field Trip: Berkshire Museum — we’ll explore the aquarium and check out reptiles and dinosaur fossils.

Wonder — SOLD OUT

August 22 – 26

Ninjas, put on your lab coats as we steam forward with experiments that will boggle your senses! Create your own fantastical world brimming with optical illusions, sun prints, and science experiments.
Field Trip: Natural Bridge

Magic — SOLD OUT

August 29 – September 2

Ninjas convene to master the techniques of the great art wizards. Concoct enchanting potions, create magic wands, and craft spellbooks. Remember, this is a Muggle-free camp.
Field Trip: Participate in a Quidditch Match at Williams College

After-camp child care is available on the Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday of camp from 3 to 5pm. Additional fee of $15/day per child. To register for after-care, please call the Box Office at 413.662.2111 x1.

Boxed lunches can be purchased for an additional fee. More information will be distributed closer to camp.

To be put on the waitlist for a camp, please email Hilary Knecht at education@massmoca.org.

Cancellation policy

30 days until session start date — full refund
15-30 days — 50% refund
2 weeks or less — no refund


Two scholarships and two half-price scholarships ($150) per camp are available for students from North Adams Public Schools and the North Berkshire School Union, as well as CT Plunkett, Conte, and Capeless Elementary Schools. Email education@massmoca.org with your child’s name, age, school, and camp week(s) preference by March 31, to enter the scholarship lottery. To ensure your spot in camp regardless of receiving a scholarship, register and you will receive a refund if selected.

photo: Caleb Blansett