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A beautiful fall day at Riverbend for Family Camp Day

This past Saturday was our annual Family Camp Day; the day when parents AND kids could come and play at Riverbend.  Over 250 moms, dads, campers, brothers and sisters, grandparents, aunts and uncles came to try to shoot a bulls … Continue reading

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What will your camper need this summer?

The Sunday newspaper was full of advertisements for sunscreen and other summer time necessities which got us to thinking.  Do you like to be prepared well ahead of time?  Or maybe you like to shop the deals and steals?  If one … Continue reading

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September

  Can you believe September is here already?  School has either begun or is beginning next week for our campers.  We hope that everyone, campers and counselors alike, has a wonderful and successful school year.  Our wish is that their time … Continue reading

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Chef’s Corner- Week 4 recipes

This week’s recipes were in high demand from the campers, so parents….get your mixers ready!  We basically used all Jersey fresh produce – the tomatoes, blueberries, peaches, and zucchini were all local produce purchased from the supermarket. The first recipe … Continue reading

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Chef’s Corner Recipes – Week 3

For our 3rd week at camp we focused on science in the kitchen. It was a hot week, but we made the best of it! Homemade Slime Tools and Materials 2 mixing bowls Warm water Elmer’s glue 1/4 teaspoon unsweetened … Continue reading

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We’re halfway through!

We’re halfway there!  On one hand, knowing the 2013 Camp Riverbend season is half over brings a sigh of relief.  We have made it through a tornado, lots of rain, followed by extreme heat.  That is a lot to have … Continue reading

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Week 1 – 2013 Season

As we began our 51st season at Camp Riverbend  it was a tad stormy, but ended on Friday with blue skies.  Fun was had by all, through rain and shine.  Campers enjoyed many activities, including instructional and free swim, art … Continue reading

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Are you ready for camp?

Camp Riverbend begins Monday, July 1st.  Are you ready?  Or are you feeling slightly panicky at the thought of the bus coming Monday morning and having everything ready?  Here are some tips to make sure you are ready come bus … Continue reading

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Bullying at camp

As you may have seen on our Facebook page, Camp Riverbend held our staff orientation this weekend. For one portion of the training, the staff divided into male and female counselors to learn about bullying from National Anti-Bullying Specialist, Dr. Joel … Continue reading

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Who are the Camp Riverbend counselors?

“A camp is only as good as its counselors.”  We are proud of our staff of enthusiastic, dedicated and creative teachers and college students.  – from the Camp Riverbend website By now you probably know a lot about Camp Riverbend. … Continue reading

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