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JCC Celebrates Family Camp Night on July 10

July 6, 2014 at 7:30 AM

SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ – Looking for something fun to do with the family in town this week?

The JCC of Central New Jersey, located on 1391 Martine Ave., will be hosting its annual Family Camp Night on Thursday, July 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. at their campsite.

Families are encouraged to bring a picnic dinner and enjoy field games, obstacle courses, the ropes adventure course, basketball and more at the free event, which is open to the public.

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For more details on this event, please contact Randi Zucker at 908-889-8800 Ext. 253 or rzucker@jccnj.com.

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