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MILFORD Summer Camp 2024

FULL DAY — Ages 4-16, Drop-off Only

The Giggling Pig Art Studio is a fully licensed day camp by the State of Connecticut. 

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MILFORD FULL DAY
SUMMER CAMP HOURS:

 

Full Day: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Half Day AM: 9:00 AM - 12 NOON

Half Day PM: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Extended Day AM: starts 8 AM ($15)

EXTENDED PM UNTIL 4PM ONLY

Full day week - $305

Extended Day: $15 per hour
Half Day Week- $205
(Unless stated Otherwise)

Weekly Projects
Each week students will explore an array of different mediums. We work really hard to make sure students are learning, exploring art and enjoying themselves. Every project has variations available to suit all ages, so do not worry if the image looks too hard for your child. We have been in business for 13 years now, and are dedicated to making summers special!

We are licensed by the state and are always keeping up to date with guidelines. It's been a tough few years for the children and we want this summer to really be about the joy of creating. If your child doesn't want to take part in a certain image, we will give them another option. We never want to see a camper unhappy and are always very accommodating. All you need to do is tell us! So lets have a wonderful summer together, creating memories and works of art to treasure.Choose from full-day or half-day weeks or individual days. We have a teen drop-in option and projects for all ages. The Giggling Pig is a fully licensed day camp by the State of Connecticut. This requires us to obtain each child's health records. Either use ours, or bring in a copy of your child's school medical form. PLEASE NOTE: Each child MUST BE registered prior to camp start date. PAYMENT IS DUE AT TIME OF REGISTRATION. THERE ARE NO REFUNDS ON CAMP. Camp is non transferable. (Thank you for your understanding!)

MILFORD Summer Camp Schedule 2024
 

Payments are taken right here! Select your week by clicking on half or full day and add to cart! Sibling discounts are reflected at checkout. Please call your location with issues!

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You can now add $$ for your camper to spend in the gift shop OR to purchase their very own apron!

BONUS Week MILFORD
June 10 - 14
Sweet Shoppe

Let's kick off the summer with a sweet and delightful bonus week at camp! Join us for a half-day camp filled with endless creative activities that revolve around sweets and treats. It's the perfect way to indulge in some artistic fun while starting the summer off on a high note! PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP. FIND ABOVE.

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Week 1 MILFORD
June 17 - 21
Movie Madness with Giggles!

Come and join us for an exciting start to our summer camp with Giggles at the movies! Throughout this week, students will have the opportunity to unleash their creativity by bringing scenes and characters from their favorite movies to life. We will explore various artistic techniques such as acrylic painting, watercolor, and mixed media, ensuring that students not only have a fantastic time at camp but also develop their artistic skills. It's going to be a week filled with laughter, learning, and lots of fun! PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP. FIND ABOVE.

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Week 2 MILFORD
June 24 - 28
Pirates & Princesses

Get ready for an exciting week at camp as we embark on a thrilling adventure into the enchanting world of pirates and princesses! We are absolutely thrilled to witness the incredible power of imagination displayed by our campers this week, and we cannot wait to see how they bring these captivating images to life. Throughout the week, we will explore a wide range of artistic mediums, allowing our students to experiment and express their creativity in various ways. Additionally, we will have the opportunity to construct our very own wands and pirate shields, adding an extra touch of magic and excitement to our artistic journey.  PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP. FIND ABOVE.

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Week 3 MILFORD
July 1,2,3,5
Arts & Crafts USA
( PLACE YOUR 5TH DAY IN ANOTHER WEEK - MUST RSVP YOUR DAY)

Get ready to celebrate this wonderful country with a week filled with crafts and creativity! As it's a shorter week, we have planned an array of exciting activities that will surely bring joy to both our campers and you. We will dive into the world of art by exploring various techniques such as painting on canvas, collaging, and mixed media. Our campers will have the opportunity to express their unique ideas and create beautiful masterpieces that are bound to bring smiles to everyone's faces.  PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP. FIND ABOVE.

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Week 4 MILFORD
July 8 - 12
Sandcastle Creations

In today’s digital world, media literacy has never been so important. Learning how to tell stories and produce digital content is a skill set required by us all. Not only will children learn about storytelling, old special effects, and filmmaking, but they will also experience  the artistic side of the business, which we at the Giggling Pig continue to nurture and cherish in all our programs. 

Each film will be shared electronically within two weeks of the program’s ending. This will give students a chance to upload their film to YouTube, share on social media, or simply enjoy their movie with friends and family at home. 

PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP. FIND ABOVE.

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Week 4 MILFORD
July 8- 12
Mad Hatter's Tea Party 

Get ready for an extraordinary week filled with excitement and wonder as we dive into the whimsical world of Alice in Wonderland! This week is no ordinary tea party; it's a mad Hatter's tea party, and we couldn't be more thrilled about it! Our campers will have the opportunity to explore their creativity through clay sculpting, allowing them to bring their favorite characters and elements from Alice in Wonderland to life. Additionally, they will learn the art of illustrating in intricate detail, capturing the essence of this fantastical world on paper. It's going to be a truly magical week where imaginations run wild and creativity knows no bounds. Get ready for an unforgettable adventure down the rabbit hole! PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP. FIND ABOVE.

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Week 5 MILFORD
July 15 - 19 
Passport Museum Tour

We are passionate about introducing campers to famous artists from all over the world and teaching them exciting new techniques. Our belief is that art has the power to connect us all and allows us to view the world through a lens of creativity and beauty. Get ready for an adventure as we embark on daily journeys to different countries, where campers will "stamp their passports" and discover the incredible artists born there! PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP. FIND ABOVE.

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Week 5 MILFORD
July 15 - 19
Authors & Illustrators!
( INCLUDES 1 PRINTED COPY ) 
$350 FULL DAY ONLY!

Every year we love to read the books our campers create - Remember this camp sells out fast so don't delay. We print 1 copy for you child to enjoy and share with you  - but additional copies are available for $20 each. The topic is completely up to your child and we assist with writing, spelling and any help they may need. We appreciate your patience with this camp as editing, and formatting does take some time. Books are in for Thanksgiving. PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP FIND ABOVE.

Week 6 MILFORD
July 22 - 26

Floppy Ears & Fluffy Tails

Calling all animal lovers at camp! This week is all about bringing your favorite animals to life through drawing and painting. We've curated a special program that focuses on teaching techniques to create that perfect fluffy look, master textures, and capture important details. Get ready to unleash your creativity and let your imagination run wild as we can't wait to see the incredible creations each student will bring to life this week! PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP. FIND ABOVE.

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Week 7 MILFORD
July 29 - August 2

Mermaids, Monsters & Mystical Creatures

Welcome to a week of enchantment and wonder! Get ready to dive into the world of mermaids, monsters, and mystical creatures as we embark on an artistic journey together. Our goal is to teach campers how to draw, paint, and create truly magnificent pieces of art inspired by these magical beings. What makes this experience even more extraordinary is witnessing how each camper interprets these images in their own unique and special way. We can't wait to see the incredible creations that will come from each child's imagination! Let's unleash our creativity and bring these fantastical creatures to life! PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP. FIND ABOVE.

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Week 8 MILFORD
August 5 - 9
Nature Creations

Join us at our exciting camp where we delve into the wonders of our world and embrace the beauty of nature! Throughout the week, campers will have the opportunity to craft stunning leaf sculptures, sharpen their observation skills, and even try their hand at printing. We are thrilled to witness the incredible creations that our campers will bring to life during this adventure-filled week! PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP. FIND ABOVE.

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Week 9 MILFORD
August 12 - 16

Waterparks & Beaches!

Get ready for an exhilarating week as we dive into the exciting world of waterparks and beaches! Our campers will have a blast exploring everything these aquatic wonderlands have to offer. From creating beautiful paintings on canvas to mastering the art of illustration and watercolors, this week promises endless sandy days and splashes of fun! We can't wait to make a splash with our campers during this thrilling adventure! PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP FIND ABOVE.

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Week 10 MILFORD
August 19 - 23
Slime & Ceramics

Get ready for a week of slime madness! It's going to be an absolute blast with endless opportunities for creative fun. Campers will have the chance to learn how to make various types of slime and take home their own unique creations each day. But that's not all - they'll also get the chance to select their very own ceramic piece to paint and personalize. With something new to create every day, this week is sure to be a hit! Don't miss out on securing your spot, as it tends to sell out fast. Let's dive into a world of smiles and artistic adventures together! PLEASE EMAIL REGISTRATION FORM & MEDICAL PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP FIND ABOVE.

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Discounts for summer camp & full week camps ONLY
1st Child Discount: Attend 3 or more weeks, receive 10% off 3rd & additional weeks ( Must purchase In Store)
2nd Child Discount: Receive 10% off total for 2nd child. Must be minimum of 5 days. Sibling discount given to child with equal or fewest days.

 

Total discount cannot exceed 10% cannot combine offers. 

Don't forget we are flexible! You can select as little or as many days as you want.


PLEASE NOTE: SUMMER CAMP MUST BE USED FOR SUMMER CAMP DURING THE SAME YEAR. SUMMER CAMP CAN NOT BE APPLIED TO CLASSES. If you do not show up for summer camp and do not bring a doctor's note, like all other camps, you cannot use this day at a later date. We try very hard to be flexible, but this is something we must be strict on. if you bring a drs note you are welcome to use your missed days before the end of summer. There are no refunds on summer camp.

Frequently Asked Questions for Summer Camp

What Will my child do at camp?
Half day students: Will work on a project that will be completed each day and be ready to take home. Images shown As AM.
Full Day Students: Will work on both images shown for AM and PM.
Both groups will also have time for creative free time. From creative collages to jewelry making, art areas will always be available during breaks indoors
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What should I pack for my child?
Half Day Students: A nut free snack
Full Day Students: A nut free snack & lunch
Please label everything! 
Apply sunscreen before attending camp


Can I make up a day if my child is sick?
If you bring in a note from your child's doctor we will gladly save your child's day to use by the end of summer.

Are there refunds on camp?

We do not offer refunds on summer camp.
Summer camp purchases, MUST be used by the end of the summer.  Classes cannot be used towards anything other than what they are purchased for. Example, you cannot apply summer camps towards art lessons or gifts. One of our main reasons for not offering refunds is: We are a small business! We are an art business. Art supplies are ordered in advance for every student. We train and staff our camps, and invest a lot of money into being licensed, having a Dr on call should we need one and making sure every child has the best possible camp experience. Thank you for your understanding.

Discounts
Paint, Sip, & Giggle
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