For the safety and well-being of our guests and the greater Waterville community, Colby Youth Programs will not be running this year. We look forward to welcoming you back to campus in 2022.


Each summer, Colby College hosts a variety of youth programs designed to foster creativity, encourage intellectual curiosity, and strengthen interpersonal skills. Colby’s beautiful campus provides students with a safe and supportive environment to learn and grow.


2021 Program Offerings



News & Updates


  • Colby to Create New Arts Collaborative in Downtown Waterville February 19, 2020 -     Building on Waterville’s momentum as a dynamic arts and cultural destination, Colby College today announced that it has received a $3-million gift from Peter H. Lunder ’56, D.F.A. ’98 and Life Trustee Paula Crane Lunder, D.F.A. ’98 through the Lunder Foundation to develop an arts collaborative on Main Street. The new space, which is expected...
  • Colby College Welcomes The New England Suzuki Institute November 21, 2019 -     Colby College is pleased to welcome the New England Suzuki Institute (NESI) to campus.  The Institute is scheduled for June 28 – July 4, 2020.  NESI provides a week of musical immersion for children of all ages and their families and is open to students of violin, viola, cello, piano and guitar who...