MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Where else can kids be a meteorologist for a day, swim twice a week and safely check out the habitat of wolves, while having fun and making friends? Maplewood Kid's Camp!
Maplewood Kid’s Camp is open for registration, and "planning an unforgettable summer for kids in kindergarten through 4th grade," according to a press release from Melissa Mancuso, Director of Recreation and Cultural Affairs.
Maplewood's Kid's Camp will focus on nature, learning, fun and teamwork, with top-notch counselors and Directors there to ensure "each day is a new adventure," stated the release.
There is a half-day camp option from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ($180), and a full-day camp option from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. ($250).
With Aftercare, 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., the cost is $325.
Maplewood Recreation and Cultural Affairs shared the following highlights which are planned:
Week 1: June 25 – June 29
Tuesday: Magic Show
Week 2: July 2 – July 6
Tuesday: Science Tellers
Thursday: Liberty Science Center
Week 3: July 9 – July 13
Tuesday: Meteorology with John Marshall
Thursday: Lakota Wolf Preserve
Week 4: July 16 – July 20
Tuesday: Aunt Selma Creativity Session
Thursday: Point Pleasant Boardwalk
Week 5: July 23 – July 27
Tuesday: Inflatable Outdoor Activity Day
Thursday: Turtle Back Zoo and Carousel Ride
Week 6: July 30 – August 3
Tuesday: Let’s Bloom Together Planting Day
Thursday: Reeves Reed Arboretum
Week 7: August 6 – August 10
Tuesday: Planetarium Inside the Woodland
Thursday: Essex County Environmental Center
Week 8: August 13 – August 17
Tuesday: Kid’s Challenge Obstacle Course
Thursday: Newark Museum
Click here for registration information.