Bard Math Circle

The Bard Math Circle promotes enjoyment of mathematics for elementary, middle, and high school students in the Mid-Hudson Valley.

We run math enrichment programs in the community, a Girls Math Club, host math contests, teach youngsters how to solve the Rubik’s Cube, and feature a late-summer math CAMP.

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Bard Girls Math Club

The Girls Math Club is a mathematical enrichment opportunity at Bard College for Middle School girls who want to explore Math in a relaxed setting using out-of-the-box thinking and meet other girls who love Math.

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Entering its 5th summer in 2018, the Creative and Analytical Math Program (CAMP) is a non-residential academic math program for students moving into grades 6–9.

The dates for the 2018 CAMP are tentatively August 27–31. Registration is expected to open by late March, 2018.

CAMP is a mathematical enrichment opportunity for students who want to explore challenging math in a relaxed setting. Engaging classes and activities  are led by experienced educators and undergraduate math majors. We emphasize hands-on math, teamwork, outside-the-box thinking and creative problem solving.


We feature the American Math Competitions contests (AMC 8, AMC 10, and AMC 12), the Purple Comet contest, and Girls’ Adventures in Mathematics (GAIM).

Our focus is on encouraging a culture of creative mathematical problem solving. This popular program attracts students come from all over the Mid-Hudson Valley.

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Community Programs

Join us for fun math-related games and challenging math problems with undergraduate math enthusiasts from the Bard Math Circle!

These drop-in events are geared towards elementary and middle school students.

Math Circle Meetups for Spring 2018: Feb 17, Mar 10, Apr 21, May 12, 3:30pm–5:30pm at the Red Hook Community Center (1713, 59 Fisk St, Red Hook, NY 12571).