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.

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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                                                   

Thursday:  Bowcraft

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.