Summer Camp and BCAPteen are currently full. We are no longer accepting reservations or applications. We hope you can join us next year!

For those who are registered for camp: Don't forget to upload your physician exam and immunization record by June 1st!

Register for BCAP Summer Camp

Notice: BCAP Summer Camp 2016 is full.

We are no longer accepting new reservations. We hope you can join us next summer!

How do I sign up next year?

Registration will reopen in January 2017. Just click the green "Register Online Here" button on the right, create an account, and add your child. (Or if you already have an account, just log in. Your child's name will already be there.).
Click "Register for Camp / Apply for Financial Aid." 
UltraCamp will guide you through selecting your two-week session dates, completing a series of online documents, and the payment of a deposit. *Those applying for the wait list or for financial aid do not need to pay a deposit.  Financial aid applicants should please read the instructions below.
Note: You may choose only ONE two-week session. BCAP Summer Camp is a 2-week camp program.
FYI: BCAP Summer Camp starts filling up in February. Register early!

How much does it cost?


Session 1: $645*
Session 2: $695
Session 3: $695

* Families who enroll for session 1 will be charged less because this session is one day shorter due to the July 4th holiday.

Fees include your $50 non-refundable deposit.

Stay & Play After-Camp Program

Notice: Stay&Play for summer 2016 is full. You can indicate in your online application if you would like to be added to the wait list.

Cost: $195 for two weeks, 3:30-6pm

*Limited spaces available, for those in need of after-care only.

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available for qualifying families on a sliding scale, and BCAP is happy to reserve 50% of our spots in camp for financial aid recipients. Applying for financial aid for BCAP is quick and easy. Please read our simple instructions here.

Please follow up with the next steps immediately after starting your financial aid application online. Your spot will be held for 48 hours while you do so. Spots are filled on a first come, first served basis, upon submitting:

1) Complete online registration forms 2) Income Document* 3) Deposit

*Tip: File your 2015 taxes early so your proof of income is ready! We will use your form 1040 to calculate the maximum award for you.


2015 alumni families, BCAPteen alumni siblings, and partner institution employees applying without financial aid can receive an early bird discount for Summer Camp 2016. To be eligible, you must complete your reservation and online documents, and pay your deposit by February 29th!

2015 Alumni Returners: Use your discount code for 10% off! EmployeeEarlyBird: Email BCAP from work for your discount code

Making Your Payment


A minimum $50 deposit per child is required to reserve your spot in camp.  You can pay your deposit immediately when registering for camp. Financial aid applicants must wait for an award confirmation to pay the deposit. (See instruction download above.) Your deposit is non-refundable.

Payment Options

Final payments are due no later than June 1st. You may pay up front in one sum, or set up a payment plan. Paying with a credit card through our online registration system is easy and convenient. BCAP also accepts checks or money orders made out to "Brooklyn Public Library", which can be dropped off or mailed to our office. We cannot accept cash.

Cancellation Policy

If you must cancel your reservation, a partial refund may be granted up until six (6) weeks before the first day of your camp session. No refunds can be made after this date. The $50 deposit is non-refundable.. 

BCAP c/o Erin Shaw         
Brooklyn Public Library, Youth Wing
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238