The Storyteller’s Cottage
750 Hopmeadow Street
Simsbury, CT 06070
Harry Potter, July 1-5, ages 6-9 and 10-13. Spend a week at Hogwarts! Bring your wand, wear your house colors, and take classes from visiting professors in all your favorite subjects. Enjoy book discussions, scientific experiments, make chocolate frogs, drink butterbeer, play Quiddich, and even take a field trip to Hogsmeade.
Into the Land of Fantasy, July 8-12, ages 10-16. Become immersed in a land of fantasy. Create a clever and powerful character and use the mornings crafting amazing costuming and accessories. Then spend the afternoon playing Dungeons & Dragons as that character!
Code Breakers, July 15-19, ages 7-11. Spend the week learning to break every kind of code there is! Play all three of the mystery rooms, then build your own room from scratch.
The Lady is a Spy, July 22-26, ages 6-9 and 10-13. Learn all the skills a lady spy will need, including disguise, self-defense, sophisticated etiquette, code breaking, surveillance, orienteering, survival skills, sword-fighting, and even how to stay calm while debating.
Camp Half Blood, July 29-August 2, ages 9-13. Immerse yourself in mythology, monster lore, weapons training and more.
Visual Storytelling, August 5-9, ages 9-13. Explore all the coolest varieties of visual storytelling, from graphic novels, photography, videography (think YouTube), and hybrid versions like scriptwriting and screenwriting.
Get Published, August 12-16, ages 10-14. Explore all the coolest types of writing, like journalism, blogging, food critics, fan fiction, fantasy world-building and more. Complete a publishable piece by the end of the week.