Glen Ridge

Summer Day Camp

The Glen Ridge Recreation Department is pleased to announce Summer Day Camp!.
The program will follow New Jersey Department of Health COVID-19 Youth Summer Camp Standards. Please note that given the dynamic nature of this pandemic, this program may be modified as the situation evolves and new data/guidance becomes available.

Who may participate? Glen Ridge residents ages 5 – 12 (must be 5 years old before January 1, 2022).
When is it? June 21 – August 5 (7 weeks) Monday through Friday 9:00am – 3:00pm
Where is it? Carteret Park, Carteret Street, Glen Ridge, NJ.
How much does it cost? The cost is $45 per session. Camp will operate only when weather permits. In the event that day camp is canceled, the daily registration fee will be refunded.
How many campers will be in each session? There will be a maximum of 40 campers per day.
What kind of activities are planned?Sports games, arts & crafts, and board games will be among the activities with the focus being on activities that do not involve contact and can be social distanced.
Should campers bring a lunch?Yes. Campers should bring a lunch and filled drink/water bottle. Campers will be spread out during lunch time. Please note that there will be refrigeration available. The staff will encourage proper hand washing before and after lunch.
Will there be any bus trips as in the past? No. There will be no off site bus trips or swimming at the GR Community Pool.
What if it rains? Day camp will not operate when inclement or dangerous weather is forecast. The staff will ensure that precautions are taken in consideration of sudden unexpected inclement weather including providing outside canopy/tenting/cover accessibility. In the event that day camp is canceled, the daily registration fee will be refunded.

Please note that there will be no on-site registration. All registrations must take place online.

Register Online

Register online with Community Pass. Select Glen Ridge Municipal Services, then Glen Ridge Summer Day Camp.

Glen Ridge Recreation Department
Glen Ridge Senior-Community Center
228 Ridgewood Avenue, Glen Ridge, NJ 07028

Phone: 973-748-2924   Fax: 973-748-3831
E-mail: Jim Cowan, Director of Recreation

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