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EXPLORER NEWSLETTER: WEEK #3 AND WEEK #4

 

The Explorers have had a great start to the summer!!  We have made many memories on our adventures so far!! Jim, Mike, Taneisha, Jackie, Dan and I are all looking forward to the next two weeks which are sure to bring more fun and excitement.  

 

Monday, July 9

High Ropes

REGULAR TRANSPORTATION

All new Explorers must take the deep water test** Campers can take regular transportation to camp**  Please bring an extra bathing suit. **

We will enjoy an exciting morning at Project Adventure’s High ropes challenge course. Campers should dress for an athletic day.  We will then head to Buffalo Wild Wings for lunch. Please be sure to complete the waiver if you have not already done so.

 

Tuesday, July 10

Six Flags Great Adventure

PARENT DROP OFF & PICK UP  

Please arrive at 7:15 a.m. wearing your travel shirt for an early departure We will eat lunch in the park and dinner on the road at Charlie Browns.  We plan to arrive back at Park Shore by 8:30 p.m. Parents, please call the camp office at 7:45 to confirm a more specific arrival time.  

 

Wednesday, July 11

Splish Splash

PARENT PICK UP

Please bring sunscreen and a change of clothes.   We will be renting a cabana to secure our belongings for the day.  We will be eating lunch at the park. We plan to arrive back at camp at 6:00p.m.  Parents Please call at 5:15 to confirm our arrival time.

 

Thursday, July 12

Scavenger Hunt- Grand Central Station

PARENT PICK UP  

We will enjoy lunch in the city at Planet Hollywood.    We are due to arrive back at Park Shore at 5:30. You may call the camp office at 4:45 to confirm our arrival time.  Campers must wear their travel shirts today.  

 

Friday, July 13

Smith Point Beach

REGULAR TRANSPORTATION

Today we will head to Smith Point Beach.  Please wear your bathing suit (and flip-flops) to camp and bring a towel, sunscreen, and change of clothes.  We will enjoy a picnic lunch.

 

Monday, July 16

Nissequogue River- Canoeing

REGULAR TRANSPORTATION

All new Explorers must take the deep water test** Campers can take regular transportation to camp**  Please bring an extra bathing suit. **

We are off for a fun filled day on the Nissequogue River.  We will spend our morning Canoeing before stopping for lunch at Landing Avenue Park.  We will then continue our trip along the river. Please wear your bathing suit to camp and bring a change of clothes along with a towel and sunblock.  All campers must wear old sneakers or sandals while canoeing.  No Flip flops or crocks!  You may bring them for afterwards.  

 

*** Tuesday July 17 – Wednesday July 18**

Great Wolf Lodge

PARENT DROP OFF & PICK UP  

Our 2nd overnight will be to the Pocono’s indoor water park resort, Great Wolf Lodge, in Pennsylvania.  Please arrive at camp wearing your bathing suit and travel shirt.  You will need to bring two additional bathing suits, casual clothes for two days, and personal toiletries.   Campers must arrive to camp by 7:45 on Tuesday for our departure.  We plan to arrive back at camp by 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday.  Parents, please call at 4:45 p.m. to confirm.

 

Thursday, July 19

Medieval Times

PARENT PICK UP

Today we are headed to Medieval Times in New Jersey.  Campers will enjoy the lunch show as they cheer on the Knights in battle.  We plan to arrive back at camp around 5:00. Please begin calling at 4:15 for a more accurate arrival time.  

 

Friday, July 20

Gravity Vault

REGULAR TRANSPORTATION

We will end our first session by saying good-bye to our July campers. Today we are headed to Long Island’s newest indoor rock climbing facility a few short miles from camp.   We will spend the morning climbing the walls at Gravity Vault before heading to lunch at ZaZa in Commack. ALL CAMPERS MUST WEAR SNEAKERS!

 

Christina Loffredo, Explorer Travel Director