Camp By The Week Near NYC
Want to have your cake and eat it too? At Campus Kids, they're away Monday through Friday but come home on the weekends!
Campus Kids-NJ and Minisink
At this " Weekday Sleep-Away Camp," kids spend Monday to Friday at camp and come home on the weekends. Ideal for first-time sleep-away campers and for families who want to spend the weekend together while giving their children all the benefits of sleep-away camp. In its 20th summer, Campus Kids has two camps, each located about an hour from New York City.
Campus Kids-New Jersey is located on the rural campus of Blair Academy, Blairstown, utilizing the amazing facilities of this distinguished prep school; comfortable dorms, indoor heated swimming pool, and extensive sports and arts facilities. Campus Kids-Minisink is located near Port Jervis, New York on two beautiful lakes, featuring adventure courses, boating, mountain biking and all the sports and arts.
What we love:
Each camper chooses his/her own activities every day. Team and individual sports, fine arts, performing arts, adventure, swimming lessons, boating, Aqua Zip and Blob (NY) Archery, tennis, fencing, ropes course (NY only), ceramics, drawing, painting, woodworking, photography, creative writing, camp newspaper, guitar & drums, hiking, talent shows -- and of course, campfires.
Your kids get all the benefits of sleep-away camp -– friends, fun, safety, independence, greater self esteem – and you also get to see them on the weekends. Bonus: they provide the transportation! ACA-Accredited camps.
More info: www.campuskids.com