Tag Archives: Recreation

#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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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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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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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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Family Time

“You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.” ― Plato At Camp Riverbend, we care about our camp families and are always on the lookout for things that might be … Continue reading

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The Camp Nurse

We are coming to the end of May, but it is worth it to note that it is Asthma Awareness Month.  Statistics show that one out of every ten school-aged child has asthma.  Since our campers are almost all school-aged, … Continue reading

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What’s for lunch?

Preparing lunches can be a very stressful ordeal for some families. I know it can be in this house! Some families do it the night before, some in the morning as they make the frantic dash to the school bus. … Continue reading

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Beginning the Day at Camp Riverbend

At Camp Riverbend, we have three different programs, depending on the grade the camper is entering in the fall.  Our youngest campers, in preschool and kindergarten, are in the Clubhouse Division; grades 1-8 have the Riverbend experience; and Day trippers is available … Continue reading

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Sun Safety

This past Saturday we had our Spring Open House at Camp Riverbend.  It was a beautiful day with quintessential Northern New Jersey spring weather.  The problem with that kind of breezy, sunny weather is that you don’t think about how … Continue reading

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