Adventures Day Camp - Grades 1-5


Come join the fun at Adventure Day Camp, a unique camp where children will experience special adventures through many fun activities. Weekly themes will be explored through art, music, games, STEM, food tastings, and other theme related fun.  In the afternoons, campers will have a choice of two one-hour activities per week.  The campers can choose from chess, basketball, arts & crafts, recreational games, soccer, STEM activities and more.  On Fridays, a special event or excursion is planned.

Please refer to the 2019 Summer Adventures brochure for descriptions of weekly themes, special events, excursions and general information pertaining to Adventure Camp and Summer Programs at The Wardlaw + Hartridge School.


Week 1:  June 24-June 28 – Now You’re Cookin’ / Water park

Week 2:  July 1-July 3 – Be a Ninja / Rebounderz

Week 3:  July 8-July 12 – C.I.A. Spy Camp / Laser tag

Week 4:  July 15-July 19 – Let’s Rock / The gravity Vault

Week 5:  July 22-July 26 – All Fun and Games / Knockerball

Week 6:  July 29-August 2 – The Great Escape / Escapology

Week 7:  August 5 -August 9 – Heroes / End of Summer Celebration

Adventures Camp Trips and Special Events:

Each week, all campers will go on either a trip or experience a special event. The counselor to child ratio will be 1:5 or less for all trips. All trips and events are included in the program fee. No “trip refunds” will be given. Trips and events may change due to weather or other circumstances. 

Adventures Camp Dress Code:

Campers should dress in casual comfortable clothing. All campers must wear sneakers. Campers will be provided with a camp t-shirt that must be worn on all trips. We encourage you to avoid any clothing that is considered to be distracting or distasteful. Please label all clothing and accessories, including towels and swimsuits. Wearing jewelry is not recommended.  The Camp is not responsible for lost personal items. A locker is available during swim times but you will need to provide a lock.

Dates, Time and Fees:

June 24 to August 9, 2019. There will be no programs on July 4th and 5th.  

8:30 AM - 3:00 PM........$480 per week

Week of July 1 - 3 (3 days).......$300

Fees include:

  • an exceptional learning program
  • a souvenir button each week
  • a weekly trip or special event (includes admission and transportation)
  • a camp T- Shirt (one per season) a nutritional lunch and afternoon snack each day
  • daily swimming in our indoor pool

Additional Services:

Before care (7:30 AM - 8:30 AM) . . . . . . . $10 per day                               
Please note:  Parents must pre-register for Before Care Services.

After care (3:00 PM - 6:00 PM) . . . . . . . . .$5 per half hour

For more information about Adventures Day Camp, see the brochure or contact Debbie Ostrowski, summer assistant, or Dawn Cancryn, Director of Summer Programs, at


The Wardlaw-Hartridge School
1295 Inman Ave,
Edison, NJ 08820
(908) 754-1882
The Wardlaw + Hartridge School is a top private and college prep school in Edison, New Jersey, which provides an independent, pioneering educational experience at the early childhood, kindergarten, elementary, middle, and high school levels.
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