Ramapo Parks
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Summer Camps

Summer Camps

Space Explorers Camp

Session 1: July 15 - 19
Session 2: July 22 - 26
Session 3: July 29 - August 2

Junior Explorers entering grades 2 - 4
Senior Explorers
entering grades 5 - 7

Campers will explore the wonders of space science with lots of engaging hands-on projects and activities. Camp will include learning in many areas to include:

  • The fundamental aerodynamic forces associated with aircraft and rocket flight
  • What it is like to train like an astronaut
  • Many of the cosmic mysteries of the universe
  • Weird and wacky science behind phenomena people encounter in the home every day
  • Investigate the science behind invisible energies
  • Hardcore LEGO® enthusiasts as well as new LEGO® buffs will design, build and even write LEGO® programs using a variety of engaging LEGO® based products
  • Senior campers will train just like real pilots using our new and realistic flight simulators
  • Junior campers will work like NASA space scientists designing and building their own "pop" rockets, and then experience the thrill of launching their creations  into the wild blue yonder!

Hours: 9am - 3pm
Fees: $285 per session
After Care: 3pm - 5:30pm add $60

LEGO® Camp

One Session Only: August 12 - 16
with Play-Well Teknologies...dream it, build it, wreck it, repeat
9am - 12pm for ages 5 - 7
Minecraft Engineering with LEGO® Materials
Bring Minecraft to life using tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as a motorized Creeper, a portal to the Nether and a moving Minecart! Create your favorite Minecraft objects with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor. Whether you are new to Minecraft and LEGO® materials or a seasoned verteran, you'll be hooked on the endless creative possibilities. FEE:$190
1pm - 4pm for ages 8 - 12
Minecraft Master Engineering with LEGO® Materials 
Bring Minecraft to life using LEGO® parts! Build a motorized walking Creeper, a terrifying Ghast and a motorized Minecart! This project-based camp, designed by Play-Well instructors, combines the basic format of our core engineering-themed programs based on the world opf Minecraft. Campers will explore real-world concepts in physics, engineering and architecture while building their favorite Minecraft objects. Everyone will have a blast, even without any prior experience with Minecraft or LEGO® materials. FEE:$190

IncrediFlix Camp 

Session 1: July 8 - 12

9am - 12pm for ages 7 - 13

Action Movie Flix This favorite from 2018 is back! Campers will use a green screen, camera tricks and special effects to create their own live-action adventure movie. They'll collaborate to write, act and direct in this action packed movie where kids will be taught action choreography to thrill the audience.
1pm - 4pm for ages 7 - 13
Minecraft Movie Flix
Turn the video game into an exciting Minecraft stop-motion movie! Working in age appropriate groups, bring Steve, the Creepers and more to life as you write, storyboard, shoot and add voice-overs to your favorite characters.

AM Only: $205
PM Only: $190
Full Day:
$375 (9am-4pm; includes 1-hour supervised lunch - parents provide lunch)
Extended Care: 4-5pm; add $35

Session 2: August 5 - 9

9am - 12pm for ages 7 - 13
Go Pro Flix
 Traditional filmmaking has never been like this. No tripods in this class, it's all about new and exciting ways to film and capture movement as the camera becomes part of the movie making process. Work in groups to experiment with this amazing filmmaking tool and learn the techniques and tricks behind creating truly unique Go Pro movies!
1pm - 4pm for ages 7 - 13
Action Stop Motion Flix 
Using stop motion tricks to create fires, explosions and floods, camper's characters can battle it out or work together to save the day in this action-packed stop motion class featuring Roblox characters. Work in small groups to storyboard, create the action, film and voice-over these exciting movies.

AM Only: $205
PM Only: $190
Full Day:
(9am-4pm; includes 1-hour supervised lunch - parents provide lunch
Extended Care: 4-5pm; add $35

Specialty Camp Application / Challenger Center Summer Camps

New! WORLD OF DESIGN CAMP Crayola Imagine Arts Academy...Art with a Purpose

August 19 - 23
9am - 3:30pm
Information and Registration:  ImagineArtsAcademy.com