Dean Adventure Camps
Formerly The Handwork Studio & Velocity Adventure Camp
WE'RE EXCITED TO TAKE YOU WITH US ON THIS NEW JOURNEY.
We've mixed the magic from our 20 years at The Handwork Studio and Velocity Adventure Camp to create an even cooler adventure for your campers, from Pre-K to teenagers up to 15. Our goal? To pack even more fun into every day, helping your kids embrace the ‘Just Try It’ attitude, laugh till they can't anymore, and create memories they'll remember forever. With new programs, all-inclusive experiences, and a ton of awesome activities, we're all about those jaw-dropping "A-HA" moments through playful learning and hands-on fun. So, buckle up and join us on this amazing adventure – it's going to be a blast!Why the Rebrand? Dive into the story.
A message from our Co-Founders, John & Laura Kelly about the exciting evolution of DEAN Adventure Camps.
The Handwork Studio
Summer is way too short to be stuck inside for a whole bunch of screen time. Bring your camper to a place where adventure and spirits soar in a world of imagination as they learn lifelong skills through hands-on making. Explore from sewing to woodworking, baking to robotics, learning by making has never been so much fun!
Velocity Adventure Camp
Bring your child to Velocity Adventure Camp and watch them soar to new heights! Our top-class instructors offer a variety of team-building activities including biking, skateboarding, water games, obstacle courses, and more. Build confidence and create lasting memories with us. Come ride with us today!
Play is the Gateway to Learning! Where every game and giggle is a step toward amazing discoveries. Our Experiential approach integrates the arts, STEM, and the natural everyday world to stoke a burning curiosity, wonder, and a delight and love of learning. Our nurturing instructors strive to create a joyful, inviting place.
Discover. Explore. Achieve. Navigate.
A summer of endless fun with over 40 activities and programs where your child can
discover, learn, and play all season long. Catch a sneak peak.
Work on new tricks, ride in style and show us your moves!
Learn the practical and timeless craft of wood working.
Nothing more fun or cooler than water on a hot day.
Create fun projects, all while learning skills.
Blaze new trails and come ride in the bike lane with us.
Engage and learn with a combination of art and coding.
SUMMER CAMP AT HAVERFORD COLLEGE STARTS SOON
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THE STORY BEHIND THE REBRAND
The exciting new chapter in our 20-year evolution. Merging The Handwork Studio and Velocity Adventure Camp, we've created a dynamic destination for kids to explore various fun, dynamic activities. Join us as we embark on this thrilling journey!