About DiscoverSummer.org

Created by the National Summer Learning Association (NSLA), and powered by InPlay, Discover Summer, an online resource that makes it easy for families to search for programs near them and gain tips on how to engage their child in fun summer learning.

Back again for 2024, DiscoverSummer.org helps families discover affordable summer programs, summer meals, parent tips and a sea of resources to keep kids learning, earning, safe and healthy during the summer months.

Discover Summer’s search engine features over 35,000 out-of-school-time programs in all 50 U.S states.

DiscoverSummer.org aims to make it easier for families to:

  • Discover summer programs in their communities, including accredited summer camps, by the American Camp Association and summer enrichment opportunities at local libraries, National Recreation and Parks, YMCA’s, Boys and Girls Clubs across America and unique options like Camp Invention offered by the National Inventors Hall of Fame
  • Discover Free Summer Meal Sites
  • Discover resources related to youth mentoring, college and career preparation, the arts, academics, wellness, and more
DiscoverSummer.org billboards in Times Square thanks to our partners at Clear Channel Outdoor

DiscoverSummer Toolkit

NSLA's DiscoverSummer.org social media toolkit includes posts, images, and various copy suggestions to help spread the word.

Feel free to post on socials, websites, and newsletters from May- August!

Add Your Program

List and promote your program through our discoversummer.org website and media campaign.

We plan to list 50,000 program options and promote through a national media campaign. Add your program today!

Discover the Joy of Summer Video

Watch our DiscoverSummer welcome video that is featured in our Clear Channel Outdoor billboard campaign.