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Over 14 New Jersey Family Summer Camps Listed Below with In-Depth Camp Info, including: Videos, Photos, Maps & Detailed Descriptions


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Best 2021 Family Summer Camps in New Jersey

Many of our New Jersey Family Camps are still adding to their info on their 2021 Summer Camps, Programs, Activities & Classes.

You can contact each camp you are interested in to get the latest info on all their 2021 Summer Family Programs for Teens and Kids.

Early-Bird & Multiple Camper Discounts at New Jersey Family Camps for Summer 2021

Some of the Best 2021 Family Camps in New Jersey offer "Early Bird" and/or Multiple Camper Discounts if you enroll in camp before a certain date, or if you are enrolling more than one camper -- check each camp's listing & website for more info, and for info on any available Family Camp Scholarships and Financial Aid.

Summer Family Camps, Programs, Workshops, & Classes in New Jersey are Starting in August, 2021

Many of our New Jersey Family Camps offer Summer Family Programs, Activities, Workshops & Classes starting in August, 2021.

Be sure to check the "Year-Round Programs and Other Camp Info" headings of each camp listing for specifics, or give any Family Camp you're interested in a call to check on Summer dates, times and availability.

Summer 2021 Family Camp Open Houses & Reunions

Many of our Family Camps will be hosting Summer Reunions for their previous campers, and Summer Open Houses for interested new campers and families. Each camp is different, and some offer activities for the entire family.

Contact the camp(s) directly to see if there are any Camp Reunion or Open House Plans for August, 2021.

Best New Jersey Year-Round
Family Camps, Classes & Family Programs

Many of our Best New Jersey Summer Family Camps also offer Year Round Family Camp Programs, Classes, and Activities. You should contact the camps you are interested in to see if they offer Fall, Winter and/or Spring Family Programs, too.

Best New Jersey Summer Family Camp Jobs

Searching for New Jersey Family Camp Jobs? Many of our Best Family Camps are now listing their 2021 Summer Camp Jobs, too. Look for the heading "Summer Camp Jobs" in each camp listing. You can also check any camp's website for their "Work at Camp" or "Summer Employment Opportunities" pages.

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Summer COVID-19 Update, Please Read: Many Family camps may be changing their schedules and plans because of COVID-19. For the most current information, please contact each camp individually.

Camp Ruach
Bridgewater, New Jersey

Visit Our Camp Ruach Website
908-725-6994 ext 201
sherman[AT]ssbjcc.org
775 Talamini Rd
Bridgewater, New Jersey

CAMPER AGES: 15 months-ninth grade

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. A camp day is from 9am-4pm. Early/Late Care is available from 730-9am/4-6pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Jewish.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: We accept campers with special needs on a case by case assessment.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Basketball, Football, Baseball, Cheerleading, Soccer, Gymnastics, Swimming, Tennis, Waterfront/Aquatics, Team Sports, Academics, Travel, and more. Archery, Karate, & Gymnastics. Also Academic Tutoring.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located at the Bridgewater, JCC on over 14 acres. Come and visit and tour our beautiful campgrounds!!

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 3 pools, tennis and basketball courts, trips for 4th grade and older, weekly entertainment, and more!!

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: CC Camp Ruach is an extraordinary day camp located at the Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center on over 14 beautiful acres of land. Our 8-week program offers campers ages 15 months through grade 9 a fun-filled summer!

JCC Camp Ruach is dedicated to your child's safety and well-being. We know your child will have a fantastic summer through our supportive and nurturing environment while participating in a wide variety of activities and dynamic programs we offer. Each week the campers take part in special events such as: Entertainment, Camp Carnival, JCC Maccabi Games (Camp Olympics), Camp Show and more! Summertime is an opportunity for children to play, experiment and grow with friends.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Our CIT's are teenagers entering 10th grade. They work with a camp group and are supervised by a Senior and Junior counselor.

Our LIT's are campers entering 7th, 8th and 9th grade. They do community service, team building,work in camp groups, swim and more.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Scholarship is availabe as needed.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): We offer reunions for campers throughout the year. Check our website for information.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see our website for more information.

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Tall Pines Day Camp
Willilamstown, New Jersey

Visit Our Tall Pines Day Camp Website
856-262-3900
buffy[AT]tallpinesdaycamp.com
fun[AT]tallpinesdaycamp.com
1349 Sykesville Road
Willilamstown, New Jersey 08094

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Tall Pines Day Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 3-14

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: We are a nut free facility.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, Basketball, Football, Baseball, Soccer, Golf, Gymnastics, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Tennis, Waterfront/Aquatics, and more. Horseback Riding, Music Lessons With School Of Rock - Includes Drums, Guitar, Keyboard & Vocals, Theatre Program - Annual Camp Show.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located in south Jersey between Philadelphia and the Jersey Shore

CAMP FACILITIES:
Activities run the gamut from sports, crafts, performing arts, music and horseback riding. Campers participate in swim lessons, nature and our favorite Gaga! Our camps sits on 66 acres and has 45,000 sq. of air-conditioned buildings. Tall Pines is accredited by the ACA and is state certified.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Campers are grouped by age and gender and are closely supervised. Junior Camp, ages 3 – 6, are placed in small groups and led through pre-set activities. Middle Campers, 7-9, and Senior Campers, 10-12, participate in an elective program in addition to their regular schedule.

Our Counselor-In-Training (CIT) Program, ages 13-14, have the best of both worlds, since they get to be campers half the day and train for staff positions the other half. They also go on weekly trips to places like Great Adventure and Dorney Park. As an option, the CITs can travel with our Teens on Wheels Program. CITs can become staffers after finishing ninth grade.

There is something for everyone at Tall Pines. Activities run the gamut from sports, crafts and performing and music arts. Over 800 campers participate in horseback riding, swim lessons, nature, X-Box game room, and our favorite Gaga! NEW this year our 50’ high zip tower with twin 700 ft. zip lines! Our camp sits on 66 acres and has 45,000 sq. ft. of air-conditioned buildings. Tall Pines accredited by the American Camp Association and is state certified.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: CIT program for 7th and 8th Graders: Weekly trips, Weekend getaway Trip, 1/2 day with peers 1/2 with bunks training to be counselor.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): 8 weeks
June 24-August 15, 2014

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
8 Weeks
June 23-August 15, 2014
Min 3 weeks
$2300-$4700

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Family Camps in NJ
Offer Day & Overnight Options

Some New Jersey Family Camps offer BOTH Day and Overnight Camp options. Be sure to check each camp's description under "TYPE OF CAMP" for complete information, and exact hours.


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Volleyball Camp Program
Ledgewood, New Jersey

Visit Our Volleyball Camp Program Website
xtremevbacademy[AT]gmail.com
114 Hillcrest Avenue
Ledgewood, New Jersey 07852

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
114 Hillcrest Avenue
Ledgewood, NJ 07852

CAMPER AGES: 5 to 18

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers. All Boy Campers. All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Xtreme Volleyball Academy (XVA) offers volleyball programs such club, parent & me, middle school & high school training, beach and adult volleyball.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Volleyball, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are located off of Route 46 West. Make 2nd Right after Cliff's Ice Cram onto Orben Drive and next Right onto Hillcrest Avenue. 114 Hillcrest Avenue, Ledgewood, NJ

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Xtreme offers a variety of programs with trained/experienced coaches who are certified with USA Volleyball and GEVA. Among the programs we have are:

-The Parent, Volleyball and Me: Players/Co-Ed, ages 5 to 10

-Club Travel Teams

-Middle School Training/Developmental

-High School Training

-Boys Team

-Private/Group Lessons

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): The Parent, Volleyball and Me program provides young volleyball players the opportunity to receive training from a certified instructor on the solid foundation of volleyball and emphasizing good habits from the very beginning. Each training session (8 in total) will build upon a solid foundation of all fundamental movement and the skills needed to participate in the sport of volleyball. The program may also include some competition or game-like drills, volleyball scrimmages and other organized activities.

Parents will also benefit by spending time with their kids thus enhancing their relations from the sport they both are learning as well as having a more realistic view of the different developmental stages of a player from 5 – 7 years old (Fundamentals) to introduction to league and/or recreational play for ages 8 - 10. Those players who have developed their fundamental skills may move on to a more competitive environment (club or travel local team). It is a very fun, positive, confidence building, and supportive training and learning atmosphere.

Camp Begins September 9

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Our Programs begin in September and our Club Travel begins with Tryouts in November.

Please see our website for more information.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Xtreme Volleyball is a new non-profit volleyballl club located in Ledgewood, NJ. We are looking for Coaches (Head/Assistant/Court) for the upcoming season (some programs start in September).

College and high School players looking for more experience are also welcome to apply.

Send Resumes To: BRIVERA[AT]XTREMEVBACADEMY.com

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YMCA of Greater Bergen County
New Jersey Location(s)

Visit Our YMCA of Greater Bergen County Website
2014876600
mrichards[AT]ymcagbc.org
360 Main Street
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Sloatsburg, NY

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our YMCA of Greater Bergen County Video

CAMPER AGES: 5-16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Transportation provided from the YMCA facility in Hackensack, NJ

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): YMCA. ACA.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: All of our ACA (American Camp Association) accredited summer camps are located on Lake Kanawauke, in the beautiful and scenic woods of Harriman State Park which provides a beautiful natural setting with access to hiking trails and a number of lakes. The camps are 45 minutes from Hackensack and campers are bused to camp from the YMCA.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, Basketball, Baseball, Weightloss, Soccer, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Volleyball, Team Sports, Academics, Adventure, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Challenge Course, Rock Climbing, Ultimate Frisbee, Yoga

YMCA of Greater Bergen County is a Top Family Summer Camp located in Hackensack New Jersey offering many fun and educational Family and other activities, including: Weightloss, Baseball, Music/Band and more. YMCA of Greater Bergen County is a top Family Camp for ages: 5-16.
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CAMP LOCATION: All of our ACA (American Camp Association) accredited summer camps are located on Lake Kanawauke, in the beautiful and scenic woods of Harriman State Park which provides a beautiful natural setting with access to hiking trails and a number of lakes. The camps are 45 minutes from Hackensack and campers are bused to camp from the YMCA.

CAMP FACILITIES: Each camp has its own waterfront with a fleet of canoes, kayaks, rowboats, and paddle boats that offers a wide variety of waterfront activities. Athletic facilities include a blacktop area, 2 sports fields, an archery range, rock climbing wall (real rock!), and challenge course. For indoor activities, each camp has a recreation hall and an arts and crafts cabin.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our summer camps are accredited by the American Camp Association(ACA). What does this mean? It shows that we have undergone a thorough review of our operation to maintain accreditation. ACA camps must meet up to 300 standards for health, safety and program quality. These benchmarks are recognized as standards of the camp community. Accreditation is voluntary; our accreditation reflects our commitment to maintaining industry standards. For more information about ACA visit their website at: Our Camp Website Link: www.acacamps.org

With a variety of day camp programs for 5-16 yr olds and sleep-away camp programs for 8-17 yr olds, the YMCA truly offers something for everyone.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Please see our website: Our Camp Website Link: www.ymcagbc.org

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Please see our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.ymcagbc.org.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): For family camp info, please see our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.ymcagbc.org.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For complete info, please see our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.ymcagbc.org.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Hiring for Summer Camp 2018 has begun!  The YMCA of Greater Bergen County operates summer day and resident camps in Harriman State Park, NY every summer. For Day Camp employment enquiries contact Mary Sullivan, Day Camp Director at msullivan[AT]ymcagbc.org or 201-487-6600 x205. For Resident Camp employment enquiries contact Martin Richards, Resident Camp Director at mrichards[AT]ymcagbc.org or 201-487-6600 x220.

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Princeton Photo Workshop Photo Day Camp for Teens
Princeton, New Jersey

Visit Our Princeton Photo Workshop Photo Day Camp for Teens Website
609-921-3519
info[AT]princetonphotoworkshop.com
Princeton, NJ
Princeton, New Jersey 08540

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Princeton Photo Workshop Photo Day Camp for Teens Video

CAMPER AGES: 12-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Sunday 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm, Fully Interactive Virtual Camera Basics Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm, Outdoor Learning and Practice Tuesday, Thursday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm, Fully Interactive Virtual Photo Editing

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camera Basics? Adobe Photoshop Lightroom? Teens love to be together! We'll meet outdoors to learn and practice using our Cameras to take interesting pictures, always following pandemic safety recommendations. We'll meet virtually at fully interactive, remote learning sessions to learn Digital Photo Editing and make our photographs into our Art. Join us in a really fun and entirely new Camp adventure!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Technology, and more.

Princeton Photo Workshop Photo Day Camp for Teens is a Top Family Summer Camp located in Princeton New Jersey offering many fun and educational Family and other activities, including: Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Technology and more. Princeton Photo Workshop Photo Day Camp for Teens is a top Family Camp for ages: 12-17.
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CAMP LOCATION: In the heart of historic Princeton, NJ

CAMP FACILITIES: Outdoor Photography Locations in Historic Princeton & Virtual, Fully Interactive Photo Editing Instruction.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Learn how to take a good photograph with your digital camera at fun and interesting locations. Learn how to make your good photos into your art with photo editing software.

What you'll learn:
• How to get the most out of your digital camera.
• The basics of lighting, composition and capturing the image you envision.
• Hands-on outdoor photography adventures to learn and practice using your camera, including landscape, portrait, architecture and street photography.
• Hands-on virtual sessions using Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC® to download, edit, organize and creatively process your photos. (Free trial version available).
• Photo reviews and discussions.
• Have fun!

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Contact us for Scholarship assistance

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Campers' Photo Exhibit Fall 2021

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Classes and workshops for photographers of all ages and skill levels. For more information, visit Our Camp Website Link: princetonphotoworkshop.com

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For More Information, Visit
Our Camp Website Link: princetonphotoworkshop.com

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Science Camp at Liberty Science Center
Jersey City, New Jersey

Visit Our Science Camp at Liberty Science Center Website
201-253-1380
sciencecamp[AT]lsc.org
222 Jersey City Blvd
Liberty State Park
Jersey City, New Jersey 07305

CAMPER AGES: Rising 1st through 8th graders

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Weekdays 9 am - 4 pm with before and after care available.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Science Camp at LSC is a full-day summer program for children entering grades 1 through 8 excited about exploring the world of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics).

Discounts available.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Computers, Math, Science, Technology, Academics, and more. Sailing

Science Camp at Liberty Science Center is a Top Family Summer Camp located in Jersey City New Jersey offering many fun and educational Family and other activities, including: Technology, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Academics and more. Science Camp at Liberty Science Center is a top Family Camp for ages: Rising 1st through 8th graders.
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CAMP LOCATION: Adjacent to the NJ Turnpike at Exit 14C just before the Holland Tunnel. Ideal for NJ residents commuting to NYC. Also accessible by light rail.

CAMP FACILITIES: NJ's largest and most visited cultural institution. Large, modern building with lots of space indoors and out. Home to the Jennifer Chalsty Planetarium, the biggest planetarium in the western hemisphere.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: We offer fun hands-on, inquiry based courses in various disciplines of STEM. Children are encouraged to explore, ask questions, collaborate, design and test different ideas and concepts. Our knowledgeable and supportive STEM educators lead campers through week long explorations using real-world science and technology skills and tools. Each session concludes with a Friday afternoon showcase for family and friends.

Course Levels & Topics Include:
Explorer Level (entering grade 1) – Coding, the laws of motion, chemistry

Scientist Level (entering grades 2 – 3) – Robotics, flight, wizardry

Innovator Level (entering grades 4 – 5) – Astronomy, animals, robotics

Visionary Level (entering grades 6 – 8) – Sailing, virtual reality, rollercoasters

See all the details at Our Camp Website Link: www.LSC.org.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Every Friday family and friends are invited watch their children shine as they demonstrate their new skills and inventions at our family showcase.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Security staff are all trained first responders; and we are located just over a mile from a top-ranked hospital.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Weeks of camp: July 8-12, July 15-19, July 22-26, July 29-Aug 2, Aug 5-9, Aug 12-16, Aug 19-23

Camp runs Monday through Friday; Camp hours are 9:00 am to 4:00 pm; Before and After Care available for additional fee

More information see -- Our Camp Website Link: lsc.org

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Appel Farm Arts Camp
Elmer, New Jersey

Visit Our Appel Farm Arts Camp Website
856-358-2472 or 800-394-8478
camp[AT]appelfarm.org
457 Shirley Road
Elmer, New Jersey 08318

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
PO Box 888, Elmer, NJ 08318

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Appel Farm Arts Camp Video

CAMPER AGES: 7-17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Appel Farm Arts Camp is a coed, arts-focused residential camp set in a traditional camp environment. For more than 55 years, summers at Appel Farm have sparked the imaginations of thousands of children as they interacted with artists from around the world. Combinable 2-week sessions allow campers to stay up to 4, 6, and 8 weeks in 2018.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Musical Theater, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Tennis, Computers, Technology, Academics, and more. LEGO® Robotics & Design.

CAMP LOCATION: Appel Farm Arts Camp is in rural South Jersey, just 30 minutes south east from the city of Philadelphia and 2.5 hours from NYC and Washington DC. Please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.appelfarmartscamp.org for more information.

CAMP FACILITIES: We have 25 dormitory style modern cabins, an air conditioned indoor theater, visual arts building, and dining hall, two dance studios, an outdoor swimming pool, an outdoor stage, a basketball court, and tennis courts. All of our indoor learning spaces are air conditioned.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: At Appel Farm campers choose two major activities and two minor activities for their session. In addition to those four learning activities during the day campers will have two "workshop" or free choice periods when they can participate in other opt-in activities. All of our teaching staff are 20+ YOA and either studying to be or already are established professionals in their field.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Counselor in Training program for 16-17 year old campers. See info at: Our Camp Website Link: www.appelfarmartscamp.org

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We offer both Scholarship and Tuition Assistance. See information at: Our Camp Website Link: www.appelfarmartscamp.org.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): We are excited to announce our fall Family Camp Weekend November 3-5, 2017. For more information email camp[AT]appelfarm.org

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For complete camp sessions, dates, and fees info please visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.appelfarmartscamp.org.

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Ken Chertow Wrestling
New Jersey Location(s)

Visit Our Ken Chertow Wrestling Website
814-466-3466
camps[AT]kenchertow.com
1450 S Atherton St
State College, Pennsylvania 16801

OTHER CAMP LOCATIONS:
Pennsylvania, Nebraska, Colorado, Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Wisconsin, Arizona, Utah, California, Oregon, Washington, Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Georgia, North Carolina, Florida, Texas

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
PO Box 120
Boalsburg, PA 16827

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
Watch Our Ken Chertow Wrestling Video

CAMPER AGES: All ages and skill levels

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. We will condcut camp in Allentown, PA July 27-August 8

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Wrestling, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Please visit the website for complete information on ALL locations.

Pennsylvania: The Ramada Inn Convention Center is centrally located in State College, PA. It is just 15 minutes from I-80 and easily accessible from the Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, and Harrisburg areas.

CAMP FACILITIES: Please visit the website for complete information on ALL locations.

Pennsylvania: We train, eat, and sleep all at the Ramada Inn Convention Center Hotel. It provides an ideal learning experience and air conditioned wrestling area.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: USA Olympian - Ken Chertow

OLYMPIC AND ALL-AMERICAN COMPETITOR
•3x Academic All American
•3x NCAA All American
•2x Junior National Champion and OW
•2x Junior World Champion
•Olympic Festival Champion
•Midlands Champion & OW
Owner and Coach of the Gold Medal Training Camp system for 20+ years. Our campers have won 500+ State Championships in the last decade.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: GROUP DISCOUNTS: We offer substantial group discounts and enable coaches and group leaders to attend camp at no charge. We allow all the wrestlers in the community to combine for the group total.See below for details.

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FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Father/Son Camp Options

Parents, you are welcome to attend either the Kids Training Camp or the Future Champions Camp with your son. This is a unique opportunity to learn and bond together in a world class wrestling environment that also stresses fun, fitness, and fundamentals. We encourage you to attend sessions, take notes, video tape the instructional presentations, and/or assist your son. We offer a variety of housing and meal options to meet the needs and budget of your family. We look forward to providing you and your child with a memorable learning experience.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.KenChertow.com for camp options, pricing and more info!

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Raritan Valley YMCA Camp YOMECA
East Brunswick, New Jersey

Visit Our Raritan Valley YMCA Camp YOMECA Website
732-257-4114
gstravic[AT]raritanvalleyymca.org
ymcaadmin[AT]raritanvalleyymca.org
144 Tices Lane
East Brunswick, New Jersey 08816

CAMPER AGES: 3-14

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): YMCA

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Raritan Valley YMCA's Camp Yomeca is a summer day camp in the great tradition of the YMCA. Located at the Y in East Brunswick, activities include weekly trips, swimming and swim lessons, arts & crafts, Sports & games, nature, special events and all the traditional camp activities that help make summer the best time in a kid's life!

SPECIAL NEEDS CAMPERS: inclusion opportunities

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Theater, Fine Arts/Crafts, Basketball, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Team Sports, Science, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Our Website Contains Info & Dates For Our Specialty Camps (Tennis Camp, Soccer Camp, Arts Camp, Etc.) As Well As All Other Day Camp Offerings.

Raritan Valley YMCA Camp YOMECA is a Top Family Summer Camp located in East Brunswick New Jersey offering many fun and educational Family and other activities, including: Soccer, Science, Wilderness/Nature and more. Raritan Valley YMCA Camp YOMECA is a top Family Camp for ages: 3-14.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are located at the YMCA on 144 Tices Lane in East Brunswick, NJ 08816 between Route 18 and Ryders Lane. This is very near the exits for routes 1, 130 and the NJ Turnpike.

CAMP FACILITIES: Our facility includes large playgrounds for ages 3-10, indoor and outdoor basketball, outdoor nature center, picnic grove, and field space. There is an archery range and sand volleyball court on the grounds. Camp includes access to the large aquatics facility at Crystal Springs and YMCA outdoor pool on site.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: *ACA accredited camp!* At the YMCA, we’re for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. We believe the camp experience should provide children with an opportunity to make new friends, learn new skills, develop their character and build their self esteem, while feeling safe and accepted.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: 7The YMCA has a counselor in training program that is designed to help participants learn to work with children through team building, specific training sessions, leadership training workshops, hands on experiences, and group work. CIT sessions fro 2015 are:
June 26-July 21
July 31-August 25

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Financial aid is provided through the YMCA Strong Kids Campaign, Perform Care, and state childcare contracts.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): The YMCA has family membership opportunities that involve the family in regular program, wellness, and special events.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Our 144 Tices Lane, East Brunswick facility has a state-of-the-art fitness center, offering membership and wellness programs including personal training and group exercise classes. A state-licensed child care facility, we provide child care and youth programs in the great tradition of the YMCA, including: preschool, after school care and school age child care, infant and toddler day care, swim lessons, swim team, youth sports, and more. Outdoor facilities include a picnic grove, playgrounds, field space, and outdoor teaching pool.

OTHER CAMP INFO: Call 732-257-4114 for an opportunity to meet the camp director. Visit Our Camp Website Link: www.raritanvalleyymca.org for camp open house dates.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Register by the week:
June 19 - September 1, 2017
$275 per 1 week session 7:30am-6:30pm ages 3-5
$310 per 1 week session 7:30am-6:30pm grades K-7
$330 per 1 week session 7:30am-6:30pm grades 6-8
$630 per 4 week session 7:30am-6:30pm grades 9-10 for counselor in training program

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Raritan Valley Y is looking for camp counselors and program specialists for our 2017 summer camp season. Applicants should be dependable, patient, mature, honest, and positive, and should be ready for a fun experience working with kids. Interested applicants should contact bdempsey[AT]raritanvalleyymca.org or send resume to Raritan Valley YMCA, 144 Tices Lane, East Brunswick, NJ 08816, ATTN: Brenda Dempsey.

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YMCA Camp Mason
Hardwick, New Jersey

Visit Our YMCA Camp Mason Website
908-362-8217
information[AT]campmason.org
23 Birch Ridge Road
Hardwick, New Jersey 07825

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 7 - 16

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp. Ranch Camp, Off-site Adventure Trips

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): YMCA

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: YMCA Camp Mason is a warm and welcoming community that encourages campers to excel and grow. We serve campers in grades 2-10.

Our Horse and Ranch Programs are perfect for the the beginning rider and teach responsibility through horsemanship.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Music/Band, Fine Arts/Crafts, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Basketball, Football, Baseball, Weightloss, Soccer, Gymnastics, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Volleyball, Team Sports, Adventure, Travel, Wilderness/Nature, and more.

YMCA Camp Mason is a Top Family Summer Camp located in Hardwick New Jersey offering many fun and educational Family and other activities, including: Wilderness/Nature, Fine Arts/Crafts, Weightloss and more. YMCA Camp Mason is a top Family Camp for ages: 7 - 16.
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CAMP LOCATION: YMCA Camp Mason is located in the town of Hardwick, NJ, on 460 wooded acres in rural Warren County. About 1.5 hours from New York City and 2 hours from Philadelphia, our property borders the 70,000-acre Delaware Water Gap, a pristine national recreation area that provides the perfect backdrop for our adventure and nature trips programs.

CAMP FACILITIES: The camp is a fully winterized facility, consisting of 26 cabins and two large lodges. All cabins and lodges have full bathrooms and electricity. Each cabin group hold 8-10 campers and two staff members. Our dinning hall, rec halls and out side courts and facilities are shared by our day, overnight and ranch camps.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: At Camp Mason we pride ourselves in offering our families a unique blend of traditional and adventure summer camp experiences. Whether you're looking for a traditional overnight camp, day camp, ranch camp or adventure treks Camp Mason has a program that's right for you.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Camp Mason's CIT program prepares young adults for leadership and teamwork by providing them exciting challenges and pushing them to step outside their comfort zone. Out CIT program involves an application process and is competitive. More information at: Our Camp Website Link: campmason.org

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: Financial assistance is awarded on a case by case basis. Please contact the camp for more details.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Family camps are offered throughout the year. Please visit: Our Camp Website Link: campmason.org.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: School groups, group retreats, women's wellness weekend, family camps. Please visit: Our Camp Website Link: campmason.org

OTHER CAMP INFO: For additional information please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.campmason.org or call up at 908-362-8217.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Please see our web site for the most recent fees and dates. Please visit: Our Camp Website Link: campmason.org.

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American Dance Training Camps
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Visit Our American Dance Training Camps Website
866-383-ADTC (2382)
info[AT]danceadtc.com
Stratton Mountain School
One World Cup Circle
Stratton Mountain, Vermont 05155

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WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
PO Box 14922
San Francisco, CA 
94114

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CAMPER AGES: 8 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Day Camp.

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: American Dance Training Camp (ADTC) is the ULTIMATE overnight dance camp for girls ages 8 - 17 in the beautiful mountains of Stratton, VT. Spend a week or two (or more) learning the latest jazz, hip hop & contemporary dance moves with celebrity choreographers. No dance experience necessary - absolute beginners through advanced performers are welcome.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Dance, Musical Theater, Fine Arts/Crafts, Cheerleading, Gymnastics, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Our VT dance camp home is the Stratton Mountain School, a beautiful, fully accredited boarding academy located a quarter mile from the base of Stratton Mountain Resort.

CAMP FACILITIES: Completed in 1999, the Stratton Mountain School's state-of-the-art campus is within walking distance of Stratton's charming resort base area. SMS is accredited with the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) and is also a certified member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS). A brand new performing arts building was completed in 2014.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Our top-notch dance choreographers bring the freshest dance combinations to our dance camps! They hail from the best dance studios, schools and performance groups.

ADTC choreographers have the most impressive dance resumes: they are Radio City Rockettes; Broadway & MTV performers; celebrities from your favorite dance TV shows; and collegiate dance team competitors.

No matter what level dancer you are, we’ve got fun & challenging dance classes that’ll fit you just right.

You’ll take four dance classes daily and at week’s end you get to show off your new moves in a big Friday night performance for family, friends and fellow campers.

In addition to core dance classes in contemporary, hip hop & jazz (styles of jazz vary and may include lyrical, modern or Broadway), you’ll choose between ballet, tap or world dance for your core elective dance class.

And we believe girls in our perfectionist culture need to get out and have more authentic fun! At ADTC you can enjoy awesome activities & extras like horseback riding, kayaking, paintball, trampolines, swimming, hiking, rock wall climbing, alpine slides, water rides, and so much more!

Join us this summer for your chance to take dance classes with the best choreographers in the world!

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: We have a Counselor-In-Training program for girls ages 16 & 17 (application required; 2 week minimum commitment).

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: We offer need-based scholarships for up to 1/2 off tuition (application required).

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): We offer discounted "family vacation packages" in Stratton's village for parents looking to stay at Stratton's resort while their daughter attends ADTC.

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: We offer hometown camps & custom choreography for school groups and dance studios.
Dance Choreography, at: Our Camp Website Link: www.americandancetrainingcamp.com
Hometown Camps, at: Our Camp Website Link: www.americandancetrainingcamp.com

We also have a large digital video library of choreography, at:
Our Camp Website Link: www.americandancetrainingcamp.com

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
For dates & rates, visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.americandancetrainingcamp.com

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
For job inquiries, visit: Our Camp Website Link: www.americandancetrainingcamp.com.

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Camp Lou Henry Hoover
Middleville, New Jersey

Visit Our Camp Lou Henry Hoover Website
908-947-1708
973-383-3220

dhooker[AT]gshnj.org
summercamp[AT]gshnj.org
961 West Shore Drive,
County Road 521
Middleville, New Jersey 07855

WINTER (OFF-SEASON) OFFICE ADDRESS:
1171 Route 28
North Branch, NJ 08876

CAMP VIDEO LINK:
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CAMPER AGES: 6 - 17

TYPE OF CAMP: Overnight/Sleepaway. Overnight

CAMPER GENDER(S): All Girl Campers.

AFFILIATION(S): Girl Scouts

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Camp Hoover has been shaping great summer memories for girls ingrades 1-12 since 1953 through learning, discovering, exploring, challenging opportunities, and creating! Camp Hoover is a journey into independence—a place where girls and their counselors plan weekly adventures together in a relaxed, non-competitive, tech-free environment.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Theater, Fine Arts/Crafts, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, Gymnastics, Horses/Equestrian, Swimming, Waterfront/Aquatics, Sailing, Team Sports, Science, Technology, Adventure, Travel, Wilderness/Nature, and more. Lifeguard Training, Quilting, Basket Weaving, Sailing, Cooking, Archery, Gymnastics, Horseback Riding, Outdoor Survival, Canoe Trips, Hiking Trips, Level 1 Archery Instructor Training, STEM Program

Camp Lou Henry Hoover is a Top Family Summer Camp located in Middleville New Jersey offering many fun and educational Family and other activities, including: Fine Arts/Crafts, Horses/Equestrian, Science and more. Camp Lou Henry Hoover is a top Family Camp for ages: 6 - 17.
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CAMP LOCATION: We are one hour from New York City and Central New Jersey, located in Sussex County, New Jersey. Camp Hoover is situated on 340 beautiful acres in Middleville on Swartswood Lake.

For more information, please visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.gshnj.org

CAMP FACILITIES: Camp Hoover has a large, modern dining hall, three cabins, five tent sites, a primitive site, a recreation building and full usage of Swartswood Lake for swimming, boating, and sailing. A large playfield, ropes course, archery course, hiking trails and a craft center are available for all campers.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Girls entering grades 1 to 12 can choose from one or all of the camps operated by GSHNJ. All girls are welcome to participate in our summer camp programs regardless of race, religion, physical ability, economic status, or national origin. Our camp program is based on the values of the Girl Scout Promise and Law. GSHNJ camps provide a strong focus on Girl Scout fundamentals and in many of our programs girls will earn a Badge or portions of one.

Camp sessions run from July 5 through August 15. Hoover offers two experiences: General and Specialty.

General Camp programs are designed for girls entering grades 1-12 and provide a broad camp experience with varied activities and waterfront time daily. General Camp programs enable you to experience an array of camp activities every day.

Our Specialty Camp programs are designed for girls entering grades 3-12. Activities are grouped according to program, age, and interest level. Specialty Camp programs focus on a particular interest combined with traditional camp activities like swimming, boating, hiking, cook-outs, crafts, and games.

GSHNJ camps are a place where each and every girl can feel safe, valued and supported while making new friends and challenging themselves to try new things. Camp staff is committed to ensuring the health, safety and overall well-being of all campers. GSHNJ camps follow the program standards for health, safety and security guidelines of GSHNJ, GSUSA, ACA, and the New Jersey Youth Camp Standards.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Lifeguard Training: Spend a week at Camp Hoover learning the basics of water rescue and safety and earning the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Certification, as well as First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer with AED. Note: All campers participating in this program need to be strong swimmers and demonstrate ability to complete a series of pre-course water tests including a continuous distance swim. (Ages 15+, Fee $950)

Level 1 Archery Instructor: Become a certified Level 1 Archery Instructor! This course provides the necessary tools to maintain safety both on and off the archery range, covering range safety, range setup, the steps of shooting, equipment and repair, programs and lesson plans. Level 1 Instructors are well prepared to teach beginner archery programs in both indoor and outdoor settings. Minimum age requirement is 15. Successful completion of the course (passing both written and practical exams) provides a three year certification. (Ages 15+, Fee $575)

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Family Camp is the perfect time to bring your group to Hoover and enjoy a day or two (or more!) of fun summer activities. The waterfront is fully staffed for you to go swimming, boating or just bathe in the sun. You can participate in the Challenge Course, take a hike up Hoover's hills, try your hand at archery, make arts and crafts, enjoy cookouts and much more.

Come join us from Friday, August 21st to Monday, September 7th for this wonderful overnight camping experience. Registration information can be found on our website, Our Camp Website Link: www.gshnj.org

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: Camp Lou Henry Hoover is available year- round for groups and families to rent our facilities. Located on 340 acres in Middleville, New Jersey, there is something for everyone at Camp Hoover! We offer three types of accommodations: heated cabins that have sleeping quarters with bunkbeds, full bathrooms, and kitchens stocked with cooking equipment; platform tent sites that have bathhouses and pavilions for shelter; and pitch-your-own-tent sites that either have a covered pavilion and bathroom facilities or a simple trough sink. Groups are invited to plan your own adventures, select all-inclusive weekends (May to June), or arrange for individual program activities for your event. We are here to make your stay easy, enjoyable, and fun!

For more information visit Our Camp Website Link: www.gshnj.org or email rentals[AT]gshnj.org

OTHER CAMP INFO:

Sessions run from July 5-August 15, and offer two experiences: general and specialty. General Camp programs offer girls an array of different camp activities every day. Specialty Camp programs focus on a particular interest combined with traditional camp activities
like arts & crafts, nature, hiking, archery, ropes course, games, cookouts, swimming, and boating. Girls develop responsibility through “kapers” (jobs that help keep Hoover in order) and other fun and enriching activities.

We offer the opportunity for girls to explore nature and the outdoors, the arts, STEM and much more. Our camp programs are designed to be fun, interactive, challenging and a time for personal growth. There is nothing better than hearing our girls say, “I did that!”

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
July 5 - 11, 20120
July 12 - 18, 2020
July 19 - 25, 2020
July 26 - August 1, 2020
August 2 - 18, 2020
August 12 - 15, 2020

Fees range from $190 to $1,475.

For more information and view our 2020 Camp Guide, please visit our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.gshnj.org

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Camp Hoover hires enthusiastic and dedicated adults to provide our summer camp program for girls. All camp staff participate in one week of pre-camp training conducted by trained professionals and many have taken additional training in their specialty areas. All waterfront activities are supervised by American Red Cross certified lifeguards.

We are currently looking for Role Models to participate in our programs in a variety of positions from Counselors to Lifeguards and more!

Camp Hoover follows the program standards for health, safety and security guidelines of GSHNJ, GSUSA, the American Camp Association, as well as the New Jersey Youth Camp Standards.

Camp listings are available on our website at Our Camp Website Link: www.gshnj.org

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Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Summer Art Camp
Online Camp Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Visit Our Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Summer Art Camp Website
215-972-2054
215-972-2105

artcamp[AT]pafa.org
118 North Broad Street
Youth and Family Programs
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106

CAMPER AGES: 6-14

TYPE OF CAMP: Online. Mon-Fri: 9am - 3pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: Every day, campers engage in live, interactive art making with their instructors and friends on the video platform Zoom. We also use Canvas for sharing daily schedules, online artwork and discussions between campers and instructors. And as always, every camp week will culminate with a virtual exhibition and opening reception for family and friends live streamed on Zoom.

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Fine Arts/Crafts, Video/Filmmaking/Photography, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: Center City, Philadelphia, PA. one block from historic City Hall.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: - Live Zooming and friendship-making time (prescheduled so your family can plan ahead!)
- Off-screen activities for independent play and learning (and naps! and yard time!)
- Hands-on activities with real art materials (art camp should be a little messy!)
- Small group sizes ensure that campers receive high quality instruction and individual attention from their teachers.
- Daily movement and mindfulness exercises integrated throughout the day to get the wiggles out

Camp tuition includes an Art Toolbox mailed to your home and a live exhibition every Friday that the whole family can attend, even those living far away.

Camp Staff:
Katerina Romanenko, Ph.D. Assistant Director of Youth and Family Programs

An experienced educator and visual culture historian, Dr. Romanenko specializes in Museum education, art history, American History, and object-based learning in formal and informal environments. She holds a PhD in Art History from the City University of New York and for more than 15 years teaches art history and works in Museum education. She also holds a BA in Education Sciences and has experience in research, development and implementation of educational programs for different age groups.

Alicia Mino, Art Educator, Manager of the School and Community Programs

An accomplished practicing artists and art educator, Alicia Mino received her Master’s in visual communication from the Metropolitan University of Chile, She spent fifteen years in Italy studying art history, oil painting, and sculpture. She presented in numerous art exhibitions and founded the Mates Art and Design Studio, where she taught drawing, oil/acrylic painting, and sculpture fundamentals for ten years. In 2008 Alicia moved to Philadelphia where she continues to exhibit her work and teaches art.

Lindsey Murphy, Art Educator and K-8 Program Coordinator

An art educator with over a decade of experience in the field of education, Lindsey Murphy has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology; concentration in Archaeology from Millersville University, and an Elementary Teaching Certification from Millersville University. She worked as a general education classroom teacher in the Oxford Area School District in Chester County, PA for 8 years, and has worked in PAFA’s education department over the past 11 years creating and implementing numerous museum tours and art making experiences for children and families of all backgrounds, becoming the K-8 Program Coordinator in 2019..


Melissa Hendrixson, Art Educator

Melissa Hendrixson is an artist and art educator who has worked in Museum Education for over five years. She has her Bachelor's of Fine Arts and Studio Certificate from Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and has gained experience through assisting the coordination and development of various museum programming including family programs, youth art classes, and summer camps. She now works for the School and Community Partnership Program as an art educator where she develops and implements museum tours, school lessons, and community outreach programs to support student learning, parental engagement and visual literacy initiatives.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE: It is our sincere desire that no child be denied the opportunity to attend camp because of financial difficulties. Thanks to our generous donors, PAFA is able to offer a limited number of scholarships.

Please email artcamp[AT]pafa.org to receive a scholarship application

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): Friday Art Show

YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMS: PAFA offers a year round programs, online and in person for youth and families that engage parents and children with the museum collection and art-making. Our programs inculde art classes for middle school students, afterschool program for kids 6-11, and Sunday Family workshops. please visit Our Camp Website Link: www.pafa.org

OTHER CAMP INFO: Drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, comic books and graphic novels, collage and mixed media, and video arts.

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
Dates
June 21 - August 13, 8 weeks

Ages: 6-14 (groups: 6-8; 9-11; 12-14)

Mon-Fri from 9am - 3pm each day (except July 5rd).

For camps description, cost and schedule go to the registration website. Our Camp Website Link: www.pafa.org

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Camp Assistants and Camp Instructors.
Please visit for current job announcements and apply via 
Our Camp Website Link: hr.pafa.org

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Camp Oak Hill
Lincroft, New Jersey

Visit Our Camp Oak Hill Website
732-530-1326
pweikes[AT]oakhillacademy.com
347 Middletown-Lincroft Road
Lincroft, New Jersey 07738

CAMPER AGES: 4-12

TYPE OF CAMP: Day Camp. Daily, 8:30am - 3:30pm

CAMPER GENDER(S): Coed Campers.

BRIEF CAMP DESCRIPTION: If you are interested in sending your child to day camp for an awesome, nonstop blast of summer fun and learning, consider Camp Oak Hill. We provide campers with a unique mix of exciting programs, swimming, field trips, sports, crafts and just plain fun, creating an unforgettable summer experience on our twenty acre campus. Extended hours available (before and after camp). Safety is always our main priority!

CAMP INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OFFERED:
Basketball, Baseball, Cheerleading, Gymnastics, Swimming, Tennis, Computers, Science, and more.

CAMP LOCATION: We are nestled in suburban Lincroft, New Jersey on the twenty-acre campus of Oak Hill Academy, a leading private academy for grades Pre-K through 8. Campers will utilize many of the fine indoor / outdoor facilities.

CAMP FACILITIES: Indoor facilities are fully air conditioned. Indoor, heated swimming pool with certified instructors. Science center in a beautiful natural setting. Indoor / Outdoor stage. Sports fields and newly-constructed tennis courts. Indoor Gym.

CAMP PROGRAM INFO: Camp Oak Hill was founded in 2004. Our summer program offers engaging activities, thematic centers and lessons that are geared toward enriching and strengthening the skills your child has already acquired in school.

Group leaders are all Oak Hill Academy certified teachers. Senior counselors are all college students. Safety and Security is a top priority.

CAMP LEADERSHIP CIT/LIT PROGRAMS: Students in sixth or seventh grades may enroll and are designated for Camp Oak Hill "Leaders In Training" (LIT) group. While these senior campers take part in all activities, they are assigned certain responsibilities and given personal privileges.

FAMILY CAMP SESSION(S): 2017 Camp Oak Hill program:
"Your Passport to Summer Fun Around the World"

CAMP SESSION DATES & FEES:
2017 Camp Season: June 26th-August 4th
Enrollment is open to all students attending Oak Hill Academy and other schools.
You may choose 2-Full Day, 3-Full Day, 4-Full Day or 5-Full Day sessions. Extended care available for nominal fee.
A flexible camp schedule may also be arranged for families.

2017 Tuition:
2-Full Days for Six Weeks-$2,025.00
3-Full Days for Six Weeks-$2,775.00
4-Full Days for Six Weeks-$2,975.00
5-Full Days for Six Weeks-$3,375.00

Register before March 13, 2017 and receive a 10% Tuition Discount. Regular camp fees apply after March 13th without exception. Sibling discounts are offered.

SUMMER CAMP JOBS:
Camp Oak Hill offers a series of leadership training programs for grades 6-7.

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