If the days off from school this week snuck up on you, you’re not alone. Keep the kids occupied at these teachers convention camps while school’s closed November 5 and 6 for the NJEA Teachers Convention. While many of our Some camps are also offered on November 3 while school is closed for election day!
The Arts Council of Princeton
Paul Robeson Center for the Arts
102 Witherspoon St., Princeton
fees and times vary by class, special discounted prices for members
Try an in-person art classes such as Fun with Fiber for kids ages 7-12 or Paper Mache Pets, ages 8-12. Virtual offerings include Comic Books and Illustrated Stories for ages 8-12 and From Selfies to Self-Portrait: Drawing & Painting for kids ages 9-14. Check their website for more options.
Branchburg Sports Complex
47 Readington Rd., Branchburg
$65/full day, $40/half day, early drop off and late pick up available
9 am-4 pm, 9 am-noon or 1-4 pm
Drop off your ages 5-13 kiddos for the School’s Out! camps featuring fun-filled activities including games, field sports, GAGA, batting cages and the BSC PlayMaze! Campers will also have fun in the 9,000 square foot laser tag arena and the arcade.
Bridgewater and Whippany locations
$70/one day, $125/two days, 9 am-12 pm
Get your girls and boys ages 6-15 off the couch and on the court at all three of Hoop Heaven’s locations. There’ll be skills, drills, contests and games. Whether you’re a beginner or advanced it’ll be a fun time for all.
Montclair Art Museum
3 South Mountain Ave., Montclair
$100/members; $124/day non-members
A two-day virtual mini camp for children ages 6-8. Inspired by the changing season and fall’s beautiful colors, students will experiment with a variety of art media and learn new techniques for self-expression in a fun and social online classroom.
$75/day, $140/both days
Kids can join for “Camp in the Park” at Veteran’s Field for some good old-fashioned games and outdoor fun. Ages 5-13 are welcome Tuesday November 3 and Thursday November 5.
134 Hopper Ave., Waldwick, NJ 07463
Full day 9am – 3pm or half day 9am – 12pm
3 Full Days: $209 2 Full Days: $149 1 Full Day: $79
3 Half Days: $139 2 Half Days: $95 1 Half Day: $50
Choose from soccer camp taught by skilled professionals or all sports camp which includes soccer, flag football, wiffle ball, kickball, lacrosse, field hockey, obstacle courses, dodge ball, sports conditioning, and arts & crafts on November 3, November 5 & 6 for boys and girls ages 5-14.
TGA Premier Sports Golf Camp
Park Ridge – multi-sport camp 9am-1pm $50
Glen Rock – multi-sport 8:30am-12pm half day, $70 or 8:30am-3pm full day, $95
Ridgewood – golf camp, 9am-12pm $65
Half and full-day camps offered in multi-sports, golf and tennis for kids of all ages on both days.
US Sports Institute
Locations include Berkeley Heights, Bound Brook, Chatham, Clark, Cranford, Leonia, Montclair, South Orange, Springfield Twp., New Providence, Westfield, Piscataway Twp.
Prices and times vary by location
Play a variety of sports at Multi Sports Camp, improve your skills at our Soccer Camp, refine your technique at Tennis Camp or develop your game at Basketball Camp.
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