Events and Camps
Performing Arts Summer Camp
This camp offers six 1 week sessions. Each session focuses on a different style of acting such as Shakespear, Improv, and broadway. Students will spend the weeks learning about different aspects of theater, creating props, costumes, dancing, and much more. The camp is hosted by an experienced educator with a Master's in theater.Download a brochure here: Performing Arts Camp
Shad Bloom 10 K Trail Run May 14th, 2022
This spring race (an island favorite) takes runners over a scenic 10K course with breathtaking views of beautiful Block Island. The race includes a little bit of everything - dirt roads with stone walls and rolling pastures, a winding track overlooking the Atlantic, and at mile 4 racers meet "the wall"a steep, double tiered, narrow climb. Every mile is different. This race has a very loyal following. Questions? Please call 401-466-3223 ask for Dave or Kimberly. Or send us an email. Register online. click here to view map
Enrollment is limited. Enroll Early. (no camp July 4th ) Nine one week sessions. Download a brochure (PDF). Some of the activities offered include:
- Arts and crafts
- Island field trips
- Nature trips
- Special events
Monday through Friday
- Time: 8:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
- Ages: 5 to 12 years (5 yr olds must have completed kindergarten)
Narragansett League Basketball Tournament
In partnership with Narragansett Recreation. Teams from the Narragansett league travel to Block Island to play our team!
Scotts "Pitch, Hit, & Run"
Competition that focuses in on the skills of Pitching, Hitting, and Running. Competitions will be held in all 3 skills in different age groups. All registration forms must be handed in with a copy of a birth certificate. Ages 7 to 14.
Block Island Soccer Camp
Session 1: June 27th-30th Session 2: August 8th-11th
- Director: Norman Riker
Block Island Soccer Camp is co-ed designed for all ages, levels, and abilities. The camp features individual skill development, game concepts and positioning, and offensive and defensive strategies. Founder Norman Riker is a native of Block Island running the camp for his 23rd year. He is currently the head women's soccer coach for Connecticut College. Ages 6 to 14 years.
In addition, for the Little Ones, we offer Block Island Mini Kickers. This mini camp experience is co-ed for ages 4 and 5. Parent/Guardian must accompany the child through all drills and instruction. Block Island mini kickers camp is designed for all levels and abilities. Camp limited to 10 children.
One on One Basketball Camp
Session 1 : July 18th -21st Session 2 : August 15th-18th
- Director: Tom Sienkiewicz
An intense week of basketball training. Tom played Division 1 college basketball and has been involved with basketball as a player and coach for 34 years. Former Head Coach at Roger Williams University, Tom and his staff will provide an elite basketball clinic experience. Ages 6 to 16 years. Basketball Camp Registration form
Block Island Triathlon Saturday August 6th 2022
- ¼ mile swim, 12 mile bike, 4 mile run
The start and finish is at the Fred Benson Town Beach. The swim is held in front of the Beach Pavilion. The bike route consists of biking around the West Side twice. The run is held on the East Beaches. Questions? Please call 401-466-3223 ask for Dave or Cindy. Or send us an email. Register online. click here to view map
Block Island Soccer Classic
Block Island's own summer soccer tournament! Teams from off island come over to compete against the best of Block Island. Maximum amount of teams allowed to participate in the tournament is 8. Teams consist of 7 players per side. Each team will play at least 5 games. Top two teams from each bracket will enter a playoff to decide winner of the tournament
Block Island 1/2 Marathon Sunday October 9th 2022
This race will begin and end at the Fred Benson Town Beach Pavilion. The beginning of the race heads north in a flat stretch followed by a gentle uplift to some steeper hills and turns. Runners will see the Great Salt Pond, beach dunes, The North Lighthouse and much more. At the North Light, turn back and get ready for a challenging loop around the beautiful west side of the island. Lots of hills and turns. Register at Active.com. Day of registration available.Or send us an email. Register online. click here to view map
Sunday River Ski Trip
This trip is for all novice and expert skiers. Participants must be involved in fundraisers in order to participate. Parent chaperones needed. Transportation via greyhound bus, seating is limited so book early! Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. Trip includes:
- 2 day lift ticket at Sunday River
- 2 full dinners
- 3 full breakfasts
- 3 nights lodging
- Pool, hot tub and sauna