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Sunshine Camp

Welcome to Sunshine Camp

Located in an air-conditioned facility, activities include arts & crafts, sports, games, cooking, science projects, themed dress up days, playground time and more.  Campers and staff travel by bus to the Main Y Facility for instructional and recreational swimming.  Each week features an exciting event or a field trip (no more than 30 minutes away)  We are always walking on sunshine at camp!

General Schedule

8:30-9:00am  Sign in at the Bauer Branch — Valet drop off runs from 8:30-9:00am in a line at the back parking lot of the Bauer Branch. Please remain in your car on line, ready, and a staff member will escort your child to camp.

9:00am  Circle Time

9:30am-12:30  Snack, Fun Activities such as room games, arts & crafts, playground or gym games and Lunch

12:30pm  Groups start traveling to Main Y for swimming.

The groups return to the Bauer Branch at different times. All groups return by 3:15pm

4:00-4:30PM  Valet pick-up at the Bauer Branch  — Form a line at the back parking lot of the Bauer Branch. Please remain in your car on line and have your photo I.D. ready. A staff member will bring your child to you. Please note you are responsible for buckling up your child in the car.

What to Bring

Our swim days are Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday. The children and staff will be bused to the Main Y and swim in the Rooke Pool. Please do not forget to send your child with proper swim attire, a towel, & goggles if needed and a plastic bag for each day.

Please bring an “As Is” lunch to camp. We don’t have access to a fridge or microwave. Please provide 3 snacks: morning snack, lunch snack and afternoon snack. We are a peanut and tree nut free camp.

Also . . . Wear Sneakers, Sunscreen, Wear Camp Shirts on Thursday for Trip Day, Permission Slips, Extra bag of clothes in case of accidents, Extra bottle of water

Themes, Trips & Specials

Week 1: Disney; Trip: 6.27.19- Movie: Rialto- Toy Story 4

Week 2: Party in the USA; Trip: 7.3.19 Wednesday- Field Day at Watchung Reservation                                                                                                         Playground Loop

Week 3: Mad Scientist; Trip: 7.11.19- Alstede Farms – Chester

Week 4: Holiday Week ; Trip: 7.18.19- Bubbles are Magic Show

Week 5: Wizarding World of Harry Potter; Trip: 7.25.19- Magical Memories Entertainment

Week 6: Superheroes; Trip: 8.1.19- Pump it up – Roselle park

Week 7: Dinosaurs; Trip: 8.8.19- Wild West City – Stanhope

Week 8: Hollywood; Trip: 8.15.19- Bowlero – North Brunswick

Week 9: Pirates & Mermaids; Trip: 8.22.19- Funtime Junction – Fairfield