Courage, Hope,
Good Spirit & Peace

Brewster Day Camp is a traditional New England co-educational summer day camp on Cape Cod serving girls and boys ages 3-16 years old. We specialize in helping children find their own voice through creative play, social coaching, and physical skill building in a wide range of activities including art, archery, biking, boating, camp fires, environmental education, field sports, horseback riding, golf, low ropes course challenges, tennis, theater, sailing, Stand Up Paddle boarding, trips, and more!

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July 9

Discover SCUBA @ BDC! Discover SCUBA Diving at BDC this summer! Have you always wondered what it’s like to breathe underwater? We are excited to offer BDC campers and their families the opportunity to experience SCUBA diving in our pool. Discover Scuba Diving is an easy introduction to what it takes to explore the underwater world.   Taught by David Michel, BDC’s longtime Associate Director and PADI certified diving instructor, you will learn the basic safety guidelines and skills needed to dive under the supervision of a PADI Professional. Get ready to:

  • Go over the scuba equipment you use to dive and how easy it is to move around underwater with your gear.
  • Find out what it's like to breathe underwater.
  • Learn key skills that you'll use during every scuba dive.
  • Have fun swimming around and exploring.
  • Hear about becoming a certified diver through the PADI Open Water Diver course.
David will provide everything you need to take your first plunge. Of course, you are welcome to use your own mask, fins, and snorkel, if you have them. If you have any questions, call David at 401-952-8697.  Classes are limited to four students and participants must be 10 or older.  Dates and Times:
  • Monday, June 19th 4:00-6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, June 21st 4:00-6:30 pm
How to Enroll: Tuition for Discover Scuba Diving at BDC is $125, which is all-inclusive.  
  • Please make checks payable to Tank U. 
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July 2

Parking Lot Update Drop-Off: 9:00am - 9:30am Pick-Up: 3:30pm - 4:00pm Please go to the WHITE TENT on the Ball Field for help finding your sign-in location in the mornings, and to connect with your camper during Pick-Up in the afternoons! HELLO & GO IS BACK THIS SUMMER! If you would like to drop off your campers using our fast and efficient HELLO & GO drop-off, please let one of our friendly parking attendants know when you pull into the lot. Remember to display your CAR TAG on your dashboard when you pull into our parking lot for Pick-Up so that we can connect you with your camper as quickly as possible. If you did not receive a CAR TAG, please swing by the Camp Office! We are happy to print replacements.

July 2

Our 40th Season has Arrived! BDC'21 is officially a GO! We are so excited to see you on campus on Tuesday 7/6!

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  • BDC has the best camp atmosphere, the kindest people, and the most fun activities! By far, it is the best camp I have ever been to. I really enjoyed how I could make so many choices in what I wanted to do each day.” – Camper from Newton, MA
  • We had an amazing experience for [our] first time on Mariners Hill. Our son woke up excited to attend every day of the summer and came home exhausted and dirty, as promised! Thank you for an amazing and memorable summer; we appreciate all your support and attention to our young son.” – Family from Orleans, MA
  • BDC is my favorite camp. I love the activities and the counselors too.” – Camper from Brewster, MA
  • We live in London and summer camp is not part of the culture in the UK like it is in the States. BDC offers an idyllic day camp experience full of great fun, creativity, friendship, nature, sports and inspiring leaders.” – Family from England
  • There is a wonderful, caring staff at BDC. Great role models - fostering kindness, good spirit, fun, friendship and cooperation.” – Staff Member & BDC Alumnus from Brewster, MA