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Bittersweet Endings

Well.  We know a lot of you (and us) have been on well-deserved vacations.  We hope you are coming back refreshed and ready to tackle whatever else is on your summer To-Do list.  It has  been one week since we … Continue reading

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Camp Spirit still abounds at Camp Riverbend

It is hard to believe that we are in the 6th week of the 2013 season of Camp Riverbend.  As camp seems to be winding down in some regards, in most others we are still in full swing. In fact, we … 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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The Week of the Heat Wave

In NJ, where Camp Riverbend is located, we have been going through a week-long heat wave.  As you can imagine, keeping campers and staff safe in those kind of extreme real-feel temperatures is of upmost importance.  We made it through the … Continue reading

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Week 2 – 2013 Season

Week 2 at Camp Riverbend was much drier than Week 1, and for that we were grateful.  We still had some rain showers here and there, but summer heat prevailed.  Campers were happy to have I-swim (instructional swim), free swim, … 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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Nervous about camp?

Congratulations!  You’ve made the decision to send your child to Camp Riverbend.  Especially if it is your child’s first time at summer camp, there may be some trepidation on your part and his or hers.  This is a natural feeling, … Continue reading

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Our answer to the question, “What did you do today?”

How often does this happen at your house? Your child gets off his or her bus after a busy day at Camp Riverbend, and after giving them a hug you ask the usual questions: “What did you do today?” and … Continue reading

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