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Summer camp and Days Off Camps!

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Days Off Camps

FOREST Ninjas!

April 1 & 2, 2021

Camp is full!

Welcome to Ninja Training Camp! Forest Ninjas are protectors of the Forest who adventure the land to gain experience and strength to move with stealth through the forest lands. In this two day camp your child will become a Forest Ninja, facing challenges and games to improve skills as a Forest Ninja- protector of the Forest. This camp will be exactly what your children need after a long winter! Plenty of time to run, jump, swing, pretend, adventure, and play with friends!

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FORESTfun Days!

March 12 

Is your child ready for an adventure? Are they tired of virtual school? Are you ready for a break? Well never fail, River's Edge Forest Play to the rescue! We are introducing FORESTfun Days. An awesome way for your child to connect with friends and nature. There is never a dull moment in the River's Edge Forest, the kids will have a blast playing games, building forts and dens, cooking over an open fire, connecting with nature and PLAYING with friends.

CAMP IS FULL!

 



 

Ages 5-11 (elementary school age)

12pm-5pm

$60 per day
 

Summer Camp '21

Summer the old fashioned way--with the time to explore, take risks, build, create, and dive into the imagination while immersed in nature. Summer Camp offers diverse themes each week!

All camps run 9am-4pm

Ages 3-11yrs 

Summer camp and waitlists are full!
Thank you for the amazing response this year!!
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Forest Explorers

June 7-11, 2021

Imagine a week of exploring the nooks and crannies of the Forest; collecting just that special stick or that magic rock or that special green moss, or getting excited for every bug discovered, or asking why the leaves of trees look different, or discovering the wonder of mud, water, or sand play.  Forest Explorers camp gives your child the opportunity to satisfy their nature curiosity in the beautiful Forest of River’s Edge. We will spend the week going on forest adventures, exploring bugs, learning the trees and plants of the forest, and discovering the magic a stream can offer. There is always plenty of time to play with friends, build a fort and experience the magic of the forest and maybe even relax in a hammock.

Mad Scientists of The Forest

June 14-18, 2021

Grab a lab coat and experience the sensations of slime, goo, oobleck, fizzing, melting, changing colors, and explosions. All this and more when your child becomes a scientist for the week! There’s nothing like the feeling of wonder and amazement while in the midst of scientific discovery. Will we create the cure for the common cold? Turn the world orange? Or build a time machine? Who knows what can happen in a place where imagination is king?  There is always plenty of time to play with friends, build a fort and experience the magic of the forest and maybe even relax in a hammock.

Forest Star Wars

June 21-25, 2021

Come and join the rebellion as the Forest becomes the galaxy! Travel to new planets, hone your jedi skills, fight back against the Empire, pilot the millennium falcon, discover alien civilizations; when you use your imagination, anything is possible! Forest Star Wars is simply out of this world!  There is always plenty of time to play with friends, build a fort and experience the magic of the forest and maybe even relax in a hammock.

Forest Pets

June 28- July 2, 2021

The Forest abounds with adventures especially with a forest pet by your side! Children will adopt a “pet” for the week and discover the forest together as they learn to care for their new friend. Your child and their new “pet” will explore the creek, hunt for bugs, play games together and leave the real world behind as they step into their imagination. This is one of our most popular camps year after year so come find out what River’s Edge is all about! There is always plenty of time to play with friends, build a fort and experience the magic of the forest and maybe even relax in a hammock.

Extreme Forest Art 

July 5-9, 2021

This is art like you’ve never seen it before! Big, messy, sensory rich, exciting, full body, collaborative. All to challenge your child’s sensory system in the most fun way possible. Utilizing the bounty of nature as the backdrop to your child’s creativity, they will create not only art, but memories. There is always plenty of time to play with friends, build a fort and experience the magic of the forest and maybe even relax in a hammock.

Heroes of the Forest

July 12-16, 2021

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s your child as a superhero! “What’s your superpower?” is the question we will challenge your child to think about as they become a superhero of their own creation. The sky is the limit when imagination takes the lead in this fun week of transforming into a Mighty Super Hero. There is always plenty of time to play with friends, build a fort and experience the magic of the forest and maybe even relax in a hammock.

The Enchanted Forest

July 19-23, 2021

Step away from the stresses and worries of life and step into the Enchanted Forest. A place of Princes and Princesses, magical creatures of all shapes and sizes, wild things galore, secret spaces and hidden mysteries. It’s a place of magic, adventure and fairy tales coming to life.  It’s an adventure every child dreams of, fantasy is where critical thinking evolves. There is always plenty of time to play with friends, build a fort and experience the magic of the forest and maybe even relax in a hammock. This is the perfect chance to check out Rivers Edge and experience summer camp like never before.

Dinosaurs in the Forest

July 26-30, 2021

An exciting opportunity to become a paleontologist for a week as you go back in time to when dinosaurs roamed the Earth! Hunt for dinosaur eggs, search for fossils and even become a dinosaur yourself. This will be a week full of messy play, full body experiences and more as we learn and imagine together what dinosaurs were really like.   There is always plenty of time to play with friends, build a fort and experience the magic of the forest and maybe even relax in a hammock.

Forest Survivors

August 2-6, 2021

In a crazy world survival skills are key! Come and learn fire starting skills, how to read trail markings and mark a trail, to tie knots, building shelters and purifying water. We will also play games to hone our survival skills, work as a team and be free to explore all that the forest has to offer. At Rivers Edge get away from the business of life and experience the calm reprieve of nature. There is always plenty of time to play with friends, build a fort and experience the magic of the forest and maybe even relax in a hammock.

The Magic & Mystery of the Forest

August 9-13, 2021

Is Harry Potter lurking behind that giant Beech tree????  Join us for a captivating journey into the magic and mystery the Forest has to offer. Follow the spiders to the grand entrance of Hogwarts, brew a cauldron full of cocktails and cakes, embark on a hunt for Voldemort’s Horcruxes.  We may even discover an owl flying through the Forest! Rest assured, every camper will know what house they belong to in this special Forest adventure. There is always plenty of time to play with friends, build a fort and experience the magic of the forest and maybe even relax in a hammock.

Pirates of the Forest

August 16-20, 2021

Yo, ho, let’s go me hearties, to River’s Edge Pirates camp! We will hide and search for buried treasure, build a raft to escape the island we’ve been stranded on, build shelters, ride the high seas and fight off brigands, too. We will explore, and make new friends as we experience the magic of child-led imaginative free play, while being challenged physically and creatively.  There is always plenty of time to play with friends, build a fort and experience the magic of the forest and maybe even relax in a hammock.

The Grand Finale

August 23-27, 2021

Ahhh summer comes to an end but not without celebration! This week is a bit different, we take our favorite activities and experiences from the summer and create a week full of favorites! Where else will you fight the evil Empire one day and adopt a pet the next? Or create a forest concoction and then search for a dinosaur egg? Each day will be a completely new adventure and you never know what could happen!  There is always plenty of time to play with friends, build a fort and experience the magic of the forest and maybe even relax in a hammock.