2016 Summer Camp Guide

Mullica Hill Mom’s 2016 Summer Camp Guide is your online resource for great local camps.  Here are a few of our favorites:  (Just click the links below for full details on each camp including dates, times, activities, kids’ ages and cost.)

Cecil Creek Farm

Dream Park Horse Back Riding Camp

Fertile Green Farms (Horse Camp)

Fit to Dance Mullica Hill Mom Summer Camp Guide

Friends School Mullica Hill

Little Gym

Old Swedes Stables Pony Camp

Rainbow Gymnastics

Red Oak Farms (Horse Camp)

South Jersey Bullpen

Total Turf

Watch Me Learn

 

Summer Camp at Cecil Creek Farm

At Cecil Creek Farm Camp children will learn many different aspects of the farm, from soil and seeds to chicks and bees and lots in between.  Oh yeah, they will even splash in the creek.  The object of Farm Camp is to introduce the student “Farmers” to the environment of farming and the importance of the cycle of food.

Cecil Creek FarmWHEN: EVERY WEEK starting June 27th – August  26th

TIME: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 3:30 *ask about extended care

WHO: Any student going into 1st grade through 6th grade (6-12 yrs)

COST: $350 per child each week

Here is a look at the weekly camp themes:

  • Week 1: Compost or Recycle…Why?
  • Week 2: What Came First
  • Week 3: Life Cycle of a Farm
  • Week 4: It’s Alive…  Seeds
  • Week 5: Soil…is Dirt”y”! So what?
  • Week 6: Things with Wings
  • Week 7: Creek Explorers…
  • Week 8: A Happy Home
  • Week 9: What’s The Buzz?

For more information contact Cecil Creek Farm at (856) 599-8925 or email info@cecilcreekfarms.com.

Horse Back Riding Camp at Dream Park

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Come to Horse and Pony Riding Camp with JoAnn R. Mulligan at Gloucester County Dream Park, 400 US Route 130 South in Logan Township.

The camp and is open to children ages 5 to 12 (some exceptions will be considered.)

Kids will enjoy riding every day, arts and crafts, trail rides, obstacle courses hands on grooming, tacking and bathing, scavenger hunts and much more!  There are two indoor arenas enabling them to ride rain or shine.

The camp will be held Mondays – Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. during the following weeks:IMG_9828

  • June 20th – June 23rd
  • June 27th – June 30th
  • July 11th – July 14th
  • July 18th – July 21st
  • August 1st – August 4th

Save $25 when you Bring a Friend!

For more information and to reserve your spot, call JoAnn at 856-628-1277.  The camps are booked on a first come first serve basis so please book early to avoid disappointment.

The camp is hosted by Pony World Adventure.  Like them on Facebook.

 

 

Horse Camp at Fertile Green Farms

What fun they have at Fertile Green Farms Horse Camps! Campers will have a hands on experience at this one of a kind camp. Camp is available for ages five and up and no horse experience is required. The cost is $65 per day and a camp shirt can be purchased for $15.

Fertile Green Farms 

Camp will take place from 9 am to 2 pm during the following dates:

  • June 27-30
  • July 18-21
  • August 15-18
  • August 22,23,24

Camp Includes

  • Complete Horse care
  • Grooming, tacking, feeding & nutrition- daily horse care, and chores, lessons on safety
  • English Riding Lesson
  • One on one private instruction!
  • Fun activities and theme days
  • Games, daily crafts & hay rides!!
  • Campers cool off with a swim after “horsing around” is done!

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For more information and where to register visit www.Fertilegreenfarms.com.

Dance Camp at Fit to Dance

Get out of the heat and dance to the beat at Fit to Dance Studio Summer Camp! Your child will flourish with individualized attention in a small group atmosphere. Fit to Dance summer camp programs will be a great introduction to dance or tumbling or an opportunity for your child to bring their skills to the next level. Here is a look at their offerings:

fittodancelogo-no+taglineWeekly Camp Themes

  • Fairy Tale Dance Camp: Ages 3 to 6, July 18th -22nd or August 8th -12th , 9am-12pm, $175.00
  • Ninja Hip Hop: Ages 4 to 8 years old,  August 15th -19th, 9am-12pm, $175.00
  • Swan Lake: Ages 6 to 12 years old, July 25th – 29th, 9am-12pm, $175.00
  • Circus Camp: Ages 8-16,  June 20th – 24th Monday- Friday 9am-3pm, $325.00
  • Circus Camp Jr: Ages 4-8 years old,  June 27- July 1st Monday- Friday 9am-12pm, $175.00
  • Broadway and Ballet: Ages 6 to 12 years old, July 11th –15th, 9am-12pm, $175.00
  • Week with the Arts: Ages 5-12, August 1st -5 th , 9am-12pm, $175.00

8 Week Summer Session

$125 per student ($10 per camp/child discount for multiple camps)

Ages 4 to 14 years old unless noted, weekly 1 hour classes
Monday, June 20th–Thursday, August 11th 2016

  • Zumba for Kids:   Mondays 5:15pm-6:15pm
  • Tumbling:  Mondays 6:30pm-7:30pm (advanced)  Tuesdays 6:30pm-7:30pm (beginner)
  • Yoga & Conditioning for Kids:   Tuesdays 5:15pm-6:15pm
  • Summer Dance Intensive:  Wednesdays 5:15-6:15pm Ages 4 to 6, Wednesdays 6:30pm-7:30pm Ages 7-14
  • A Chance to Dance:    Thursdays 6:30pm-7:30pm

 Mullica Hill Mom Deal$25 off per camp for Mullica Hill Mom readers if you register by May 1st! (no additional discounts apply)

 

For the full 2016 camp brochure click here. For more informations please contact Fit to Dance at 856.417.3207 .

Friends School Mullica Hill Summer Camp

Friends School Mullica Hill offers Full-Day (Mon – Fri 8 am – 4 pm) and Half-Day (Mon-Thurs 8am-1pm) options for all camps.  Camps include weekly theme camps, specialty camps, and early childhood camps. 

While there are a great variety of activities for each week, all camps include afternoon swimming lessons and a Friday field trip.  See below for highlights or view the Camp Brochure here.  Once you’ve selected your session you can register online here.

Weekly Theme Camps:  ages 4-14Friends School Mullica Hill

  • World Travelers
  • Adventure Camp
  • Race to the Future
  • Camp Hollywood
  • Summer Olympics
  • Wet N’ Wild
  • Outside the Box
  • Dreamer’s Studio

$300 per week or $2,300 for all 8 weeks, $50 sibling discount

Early Childhood Camps: ages 4-6

Weekly theme camps are also available for ages 4-6 year olds with their own dedicated staff.

There are also additional camps offered for this age group by Friends School’s longtime Pre-Kindergarten teacher, including her always popular Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme camp and a camp that celebrates the beloved children’s book author Eric Carle.

Specialty Camps: 

Along with theme camps, Friends School also offer specialty camps lead by highly qualified instructors, including:

  • Cheerleading
  • Creative Confections 
  • Clay Creations 
  • American Girl Doll Digital Diary
  • Computer Camps
  • Baseball Camp
  • Theater Camp

If you have any additional questions about the Friends School Mullica Hill summer program, please don’t hesitate to contact director, Brad Gibson, at bgibson@friendsmh.org

Anytime Summertime Camps at The Little Gym of East Greenwich

Are you looking for a flexible and fun summer camp for your child?  Try Anytime Summertime Camps at The Little Gym in East Greenwich!  Their specially developed camp curriculum combines physical activity, gymnastics and play with arts, crafts and special events.

Each week has a unique theme and each day a different, creative lesson plan. Your child and their friends will love to go on a new adventure each time they attend camp.  Schedule a day, a few days, or several full week sessions. You can customize your child’s camp days to fit your summer schedule. It’s the perfect break for kids (and parents) during the long summer months.

The Little Gym offers two types of camps:The Little Gym Swedesboro

SUPER KIDS’ QUEST SUMMER CAMP:  Ages 3-10, MWF 1-4pm and Tues-Thurs 9am-12pm

Adventure filled camps based on fun, exciting “Quests” that the kids are challenged to complete each day.

SKILL THRILL SUMMER CAMP:  Ages 6-12, MWF 1-4pm

These camps focus on a specific skill each day for the perfect combination of skill-building, fun and success! For a complete listing of camp offerings view their brochure here. You can also access pricing here

For more information call (856) 687-5282 and schedule your camp days!

The Little Gym of East Greenwich is located at 121 Berkley Road Clarksboro, NJ.

Old Swedes Stables Pony Camp

old swedesOld Swedes Stables Pony Camp Includes Games, 30 minute Riding Lessons, Snacks, Pony Education, Crafts and loads of Fun for ages 4 through 17.

Riding demonstration at the close of camp and award ceremony.

The camp is run in partnership with Caltabiano Stables and is located at 376 Glassboro Rd in Monroeville, just 6 minutes from Ella Harris Park/Shop Rite.

Camps will be offered from Monday – Friday from 9am to 1pm during the following weeks:

  • July 18-22
  • August 8-12

If these weeks don’t work for you, we can customize a lesson program and you can attend for a minimum of three days.

The cost of the camp is $325 per week with a $75 deposit due the 1st of the month to hold your spot.

Space is Limited!  To reserve your spot call Gina at 267-349-9292 or oldswedesstables@gmail.com.

 

 

Rainbow Gymnastics Summer Camp

Rainbow Gymnastics Summer Camp

Couch potatoes beware… fun and fitness happens here! Keep the kids active this summer at Rainbow Gymnastics. Camps are designed to keep kids in motion and challenged. From beginners to advanced, every student will work toward the skills and drills needed for success in gymnastics. Rainbow Gymnastics offers both Preschool camp for ages 3 to 4 and School age camp for ages 5 to13

Preschool camp is designed to develop the little one’s muscles and minds through interactive and imaginative lesson plans. All preschool camps are offered as a two day program from 9am – 11am on Tuesday and Thursday. Every preschool camper needs to be completely potty trained and bring a change of clothes to camp in case of an accident.

School age campers start their day with warm ups, drill, and skills. After lunch campers enjoy arts and crafts, goal charts, and activities. Campers will participate in a weekly fun activity including trips the aquarium, ice skating, and the Funplex. Reference the camp calendar here for a full list of activities. 

For more information contact Niki Yurkow at mclrainbowgym@verizon.net or 856-582-9697.

Red Oak Farms Summer Camp

At Red Oak Farms Summer Camp children will have fun and enjoy themselves while learning about horses and their care.  Safety,
Fun and Making Friends are the goals during camp.  No riding experience is required and the camp staff specializes in working with beginners and timid riders.

The camp is open to children ages 4-16 and is limited to 12 riders per week.  The camper to staff ratio is 3:1.

The educational program at Red Oak Farms includes:

  • Basic horsemanship under saddleRed Oak Farms
  • Safety around horses
  • Tack and proper equipment
  • GREAT arts and crafts
  • Grooming and showmanship
  • Horse breeds and colors
  • Trail riding and games on horseback
  • Daily awards for achievement
  • FRIDAY FUN SHOW and PIZZA PARTY

Camp will be held from 8am to 1pm, Monday through Friday, Rain or Shine.  Sign up for one or more of the following weeks:

  • June 27th to July 1stRed Oak Farms Summer Camp
  • July 11th to July 15th
  • August 8th to August 12th

Camp fee is $250 per week with a $25 per week discount when you sign up for two or more weeks.  Payment for camp is due with application and no refunds once booked unless they can fill your spot with another camper.

This camp fills up quickly so register early!!  For more info email djworek@hotmail.com or call 856-381-5668.

Come out and enjoy the family farm!!