The community of Ridgewood prides itself on offering its children the finest academic facilities and a wealth of recreation opportunities. With school winding down for the year, it's time for Ridgewood's many summer camps to come alive again. Back, and better than ever, you'll find a sampling of some of Ridgewood summer camps below. For more information about registration deadlines, calendars, and specific information, visit the Ridgewood Department of Parks and Recreation's website.
Multi Sports Summer Sports Camp
Ages 5 - 12 | $ 185 - $205
If your child loves sports, this summer sports camp is a great opportunity for your child to delight in a variety of outdoor sports. Campers try fifteen sports in one week. They play both scrimmages and tournaments and learn to work together as a team. Everything from soccer, to lacrosse, to cricket, to hockey is offered in this fun day camp.
Ages 3 - 6, 7 - 14, or 9+ | $225 - $335
For young horse lovers, the options are numerous at The Stable on Maple Avenue. Parents and children will find that summer camps are offered for children from three and up. Depending on the program you select, your child will learn either the basics including mounting, dismounting or holding the reins, or more advanced aspects of horsemanship such as grooming methods or lunging and trail riding.
Ridgewood Summer Day Camp
Grades 1 - 6 | $550
Everything from swimming, to sports, to crafts, to field trips are included in this annual summer camp. The program spans from late June to early August. Activities take place at a broad range of venues, allowing children to explore their community in detail and enjoy a number of different settings and activities.
Play-Well TEKnologies LEGO® Camp
Grades K - 2, 3 - 6 | $165
Let your child unleash their inner engineer and design skyscrapers, bridges, treehouses, trains, and whatever else strikes their fancy in this educational LEGO® camp organized by Play-Well TEKnologies. Instructors will help children create designs and give them a practical knowledge of basic physics, engineering, and architecture concepts.
Abrakadoodle Art Camps
Ages 4 - 6, 7 - 10 | $150 - $175
Abrakadoodle specializes in children's arts classes across the country. This year, they return to Ridgewood with a camping themed program. Kids will go on an imaginary camping trip on which they will traverse the wilderness, study bugs and animals, and craft and paint their adventures.
If you and your family are considering making the move to Ridgewood and you'd like to learn more about our family-friendly community, connect with the Tarvin Team. We'll be happy to help!