LONG VALLEY, NJ — Those interested in visiting Meadowbrook Country Day Camp are invited to attend “Summer Splash 2018,” on Saturday, July 28, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The camp is located at 73 East Valley Brook Road, in Long Valley. The rain date for this event is Sunday, July 29.
“Seeing camp during the summer is a perfect way to get a feel for how special a camp Meadowbrook is,” said Camp Owner Mason Goldberg. “The Summer Splash Event enables existing campers and prospective campers to spend some time together enjoying camp and making memories.”
Goldberg added that current campers are invited to bring their friends to the event, and anyone considering a summer at Meadowbrook is invited also to attend. Those who cannot attend are encouraged to call (908) 876-3429 to schedule a tour of camp while it is in session or on a weekend.
The Open House event will feature fun and games for campers, families and friends. The pool, tennis and many athletic fields will be open. Guests will also enjoy a Meadowbrook BBQ of hamburgers, hotdogs and veggie burgers.
No pets are allowed at the camp, and all children must be chaperoned by an adult.
Meadowbrook Country Day Camp is an American Camp Association (ACA)-accredited day located on 50 acres in Long Valley, just outside of Chester. Meadowbrook’s traditional day-camp program services children ages 3 to 14.
The camp boats a lush 50-acre wooded campus; mature/professional staff; door-to-door transportation using only air conditioned mini-buses; a unique focus on building life skills; a Red Cross swim program in heated pools, kid-friendly, healthy lunches served every day; boating; mountain biking; sports, ropes courses; and weekly themed special events at camp and on buses.
One thing that makes Meadowbrook unique is that all tips are included in tuition and there are no extra costs later on.
Activities include: swim instruction based on the Red Cross Skill Levels and free swim in a 9,000-square-foot pool complex with three heated pools; archery; tennis; basketball; softball; soccer; hockey; cooking; dance; lacrosse; flag football; nature; fishing; Newcomb; challenge courses; canoeing, kayaking, paddle boats and bumper boats on a private lake; gymnastics; various arts and crafts; and more.
There are also some unique activities like mountain bikes and boards; Ultimate Frisbee; Tapu-aie; GaGa; Handball; Speedball; Chocolate; arcade; bonfire cooking; Earth Wind & Fire; Rocketry; and more. New additions this season include a Ninja Warrior Course and Archery Tag.
In addition, Meadowbrook offers travel camps for children going into grades 7-9, comprising days spent at camp mixed with day trips to places like Dutch Springs Waterpark, Coastal Sports, The Game Vault, Camel Beach, Mountain Creek, Six Flags Great Adventure, Combat Sports, Yestercades, Laser One, Aspen Ice, Rock Quarry Swim Club, Combat Sports, Medieval Times, The Gravity Vault, Broadway Shows, Circle Lanes and more, as well as community service day trips and overnights.