Fun in the Sun

Fun in the Sun  
Summer 2018

Fun in the Sun will be running for 6 weeks, starting June 25th and ending August 2nd.  It will run Monday through Thursday, with Thursdays being an off-site field trip.  Please see information below for camp day options, prices, and field trip information:

Weekly Themes Include (with field trip):

Week 1, June 25-28: The Animal Kingdom (Cape May Zoo)

Week 2, July 2-5 (Closed 7/4):  Lost in Space (Rowan Planetarium/Estell Manor Park)

Week 3, July 9-12:  Mad Science (Franklin Institute)

Week 4, July 16-19:  Down on the Farm (Johnson's Farm)

Week 5, July 23-26:  Backyard Explorers- Wetlands & Beaches (Cape May Whale Watch & Research Center 2-Hour Dolphin Cruise)

Week 6, July 30-August 2:  Under the Sea (Camden Adventure Aquarium)

Camp Day Options Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays:

Full Day: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm- $40

AM ½ Day: 8:00 am to 12:00 pm- $25

PM ½ Day: 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm- $25

AM Extended: 7:00 am to 8:00 am- $3

PM Extended: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm- $5

Thursday Field Trips:

Full Day option ONLY- $60, camper must attend offsite field trip if registered on Thursdays.

6/28 Cape May Zoo

7/5 Rowan University's Edelman Planetarium & Estell Manor Park Nature Show

7/12 The Franklin Institute

7/19 Johnson's Farm

7/26 Cape May Whale Watch & Research Center, 2-hour Dolphin Cruise

8/2 Camden Adventure Aquarium

This summer, Fun in the Sun will also offer a Coding and Computer Science component for campers ages 12-14! 
The Coding and Computer Science class will be offered for 5 weeks, Monday through Thursday, starting June 25th and ending July 19th.

Campers in Fun in the Sun Coding and Computer Science can enroll weekly or for all 5 weeks, starting on the Mondays listed below:
Week 1, June 25th:  12 pm to 2:00 pm- $100 
Week 2, July 2nd: No session July 4th for holiday observance:  12 pm to 2:00 pm- $75
Week 3, July 9th: 12 pm to 2:00 pm- $100
Week 4, July 16th: 12 pm to 2:00 pm- $100
Week 5, July 23rd: 12 pm to 2:00 pm- $100

Participating in ASPIRE this summer?
Join Fun in the Sun at 1:30 pm when ASPIRE ends at a prorated price of $12 per day!  Your child will be walked from ASPIRE to Fun in the Sun by staff, and will be able to continue in enrichment activities and games being offered that afternoon through Fun in the Sun.  

    **Prices cover new enrichment activities, bus transportation, event admission, food and water, and staff coverage for all days of camp.  

CCN families- call for pricing

The location of Fun in the Sun will be at Miller School. 

Meal Information:
Students will be provided with free breakfast and lunch every camp day, including field trip days, for the 6 weeks of camp.  Some accommodations can be made for campers with food allergies.  Campers may bring their own bag lunch if preferred.
  Students will also be provided with an afternoon snack.

Enrichment Activities:
This summer, your child will also participate in more hands-on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) enrichment activities that will allow them to continue their learning through discovery-based activities while they have fun!  Activities may included, but not limited to:  coding/computer science, reading enrichment activities, mad science and nature exploration, arts and crafts, sports and wellness, team and character building games, and much more!


If you have any other questions, you may contact:

Office of Community Education
Hours:  Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Jennifer Long
Coordinator of Community Education
609-646-8441, extension 1021

Timothy Diggins 
Assistant Coordinator of Community Education
609-646-8441, extension 1038