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Vermont Chess Camp of Champions

Vermont Chess Camp of Champions

345 Harbor Rd
Shelburne, VT 05482
(312) 714-6219

One week only! On July 27-31, 2020, learn chess from a former national high school and collegiate chess champion! Whenever William Aramil, a US Chess Federation National Master, is in Vermont, he is one of the highest-rated chess players in the state. Join Will and some of Vermont’s top scholastic players for the area’s only week-long K-12 chess summer camp. Now entering our 8th year, past campers ranged from beginners to many VT state scholastic champions. The focus is on chess with ample breaks for outdoor fun and games. The camp will be held at Shelburne Community School.

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Due to COVID-19, camp schedules listed here may not be accurate. Please check with individual camps for the most up-to-date information.

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Camp Birch Hill

Camp Birch Hill

New Durham, NH

Nestled in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, Camp Birch Hill offers a fun, elective based program where boys and girls aged 6-16 can participate in over 50 diverse activities of their choice. Each summer they welcome 180 to 200 campers to their grounds in New Durham, NH. This traditional,…(more)

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Due to COVID-19, camp schedules listed here may not be accurate. Please check with individual camps for the most up-to-date information.

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Smirkus Camp

Smirkus Camp

Greensboro, VT

Learn circus skills at any age! Smirkus Camp is open for children ages 5-11 in Intro to Smirkus Camp (June 22, 2019) and children ages 6-11 in Smirkling Camp (June 15-16, 2019) sessions. For campers who crave a longer sleep-away summer camp adventure, choose between 1 week, 2 week and…(more)

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