Where is drop-off / pick-up for TAC Summer Camp 2021?
Summer Camp Pick up and Drop off for all ages will be at Textile Arts Center in Brooklyn (505 Carroll Street)
What are your camp hours? Do you offer extended day options?
Camp will run from 9am-3pm Monday-Friday with optional Extended Day from 3-5pm.
For sessions what should my camper arrive with to be prepared for the day?
Campers should arrive with a refillable water bottle, 2 snacks, lunch and clothing that is weather appropriate and comfortable shoes. Please remember your camper may be using materials that are intended to remain on textiles!
What are the daily field trips for ages 5-10?
We will be taking daily Field Trips to Prospect Park, weather permitting! Time outside will be integrated into our weekly themed projects and allow for outdoor play.
What are the field trips for ages 11-14 (Tweens)?
Our Tweens will venture to Prospect Park during their week at camp on Wednesdays, weather permitting.
What is your policy on wearing masks?
Campers, parents and staff are required to wear a well-fitting mask. Extra masks in youth and adult sizes will be carried as a contingency. Masks must be worn at all times during the camp day with the exception of snack and lunch breaks.
How will snack and lunch breaks work?
There are two snack breaks during the day and one lunch break. During this time campers will wash or sanitize their hands, be seated with a minimum of 6 feet of social distance and allowed to have their masks off.
What are your cleaning policies?
Cleaning and disinfecting materials will be readily available during the camp day. Staff will do regular cleaning of surfaces and shared equipment.
Will your staff be vaccinated?
We are supporting our camp staff in finding vaccinations and educating our staff. Vaccinated or not we will be testing throughout.
What if a camper or TAC staff member tests positive for Covid-19?
If a staff member or camper tests positive for Covid-19 they must quarantine for CDC recommended timeline and test negative before returning to camp. If a staff member or camper tests positive for Covid, TAC will notify camp parents/guardians as well as staff and require testing. Remote day learning may be in effect depending on the situation.
What will ventilation look like in the camp space?
Windows at Textile Arts Center will be open at all times for added ventilation. Our ACs in the camp space are fitted with filters.
What is your refund policy?
The cost for camp includes a 50% non-refundable deposit at booking. Should you make any changes to your registration, you will be charged an additional $25 administrative fee. More than 1 month’s notice and you will receive a refund or credit minus the deposit and admin fee. Less than 1 month notice there is no refund or credit. Requests for any refund must be done via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. See our full refund policy here.
Can I use my Summer Camp credit from 2020 for this year?
If you have a credit from Summer 2020 and are able to use it for a program in the future or donate that credit it would be greatly appreciated. Any credit issued for Summer 2020 is not eligible for a refund.
Please note: These guidelines may change as the CDC & state recommendations update closer to the start of camp