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#CampTShirtDay2015

As the weather gets cooler, we put away all our summer gear EXCEPT our Riverbend T-shirts to wear today on CampTShirtDay!  We’re helping get 25,000 photos posted from our own Riverbend family of campers, staff and parents, along with other … Continue reading

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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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2014 Season – Week 1 & Week 2 recap

Can you believe we have already finished 2 weeks of the Camp Riverbend 2014 season? We know that you get the newsletters each week, but wanted to give a little recap of the past two weeks here, as well. Our … 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 1

This first week in Chef’s Corner we made simple dips.  They were a huge hit and are super easy to make. Fresh Tomato Salsa Ingredients: ·3 tablespoons finely chopped onion ·2 small cloves garlic, minced ·3 large ripe tomatoes, peeled … Continue reading

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We stormed through the first day!

Too cheesy?  There is no denying that the weather threw us a curveball this morning as the campers and counselors were arriving at Camp Riverbend.  In nearby Berkeley Heights, the National Weather Service is investigating if it was a tornado … 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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Rainy Days at Camp Riverbend

We have had a lot of rain over the past 24 hours Tropical Storm Andrea moving up the coast.  In our area of the country, hot summer days can often lead to thunderstorms and soaking rains.  There are also a … 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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Fresh Tomato Salsa & Chips

On April 27th we had our Spring Open House at Camp Riverbend. There were many activities happening all over camp and one of them was making homemade chips and salsa. The families enjoyed helping prepare and then eat the yummy … Continue reading

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