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Scotch Plains Spring Break Camps
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Basketball camp during Spring Break
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Spring Break has arrived, and it you have not had a chance to plan for your children's acitivities, there are still options available, thanks to Scotch Plains Recreation.
Tennis Camp
(Ages 5 to 11) Boys & Girls
Run by the U.S. Sports Institute. This beginning tennis camp will teach participants
the basics, such as forehands, backhands, serving, rules and more.
Days: Monday - Thursday
Dates: 4/6 - 4/9
Time: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Fee: $160.00
Location: Kramer Manor Field
Field Hockey Camp
2nd to 8th Graders
Refine your Field Hockey skills or try the game for the first time! This 3 Day clinic will
work on basic fundamentals, rules and technique for this fast-growing sport.
Days: Monday - Wed.
Dates: 4/6 - 4/8
Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Fee: $40.00
Location: Southside Field
Basketball Camp
Grades 3rd through 8th
Keep your skills in check during the offseason with this four day camp. Work on your
ball-handling, passing, shooting, defense and more!
Days: Monday - Thursday (Rain Date Friday)
Dates: 4/6 - 4/9
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $110.00
Location: Kramer Manor Basketball Courts
To register online, please visit and click the “Community Pass” link and select 2015 Winter Brochure. If you have questions, call 908-322-6700 x223.

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