Camp Wonderopolis Campsite: NYC DYCD

DYCD2The New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (NYC DYCD) has selected Camp Wonderopolis as one of its Cultivating Curiosity Summer in the City 2015 programs again this summer. Starting this week, more than 1,000 kids, ages five to 14—will test out their inner Makers using Camp Wonderopolis online content and Campsite Kits and learn and earn Wonder Cards by exploring NCFL is working with nine DYCD summer program providers at 13 sites (listed below) to engage parents in learning with their kids, too.

CampW15-KitCollage-smThese sites are receiving their Camp Wonderopolis Campsite Kits now, participated in a full-day training in June, and will stay connected with NCFL throughout the summer for additional training and technical assistance support.  To find out more about becoming an official Camp Wonderopolis Campsite and purchasing Campsite Kits, contact Lisa Avetisian at


Participating DYCD sites:

Sports and Arts in Schools

Catholic Charities Neighborhood Services at PS 106

University Settlement Society of NY

Children’s Arts and Science Workshops at PS 37

Harriman’s Summer Camp S-11

The Children’s Aid Society

YMCA of Greater New York

  • Cross Island Vanderbilt
  • Cross Island at PS 134Q
  • Far Rockaway

Hellenic American Neighborhood Action Committee

  • Astoria Cornerstone
  • IS 204

Westhab Inc.

  • Hyde Leadership Charter School
  • PS 93 Albert Oliver School