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Deerkill Day Camp Open House

March 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am

UPCOMING OPEN HOUSES: 1/12, 1/20, 2/02, 2/17, 3/1, 3/14, 3/29, 4/19 – Please email office@nulldeerkilldaycamp.com or call us at 845-354-1466 to reserve a spot!

Deerkill Day Camp is a very popular camp option among Hoboken-area and Jersey City families. This third-generation family business, celebrating its 63rdseason, is located on a wooded 15-acre site and brings a community feel to the summer camp experience for campers age 3 through 15. 

Deerkill offers children a chance to pick up a new sport or hobby, learn to swim and form lifelong friendships this summer. The diverse program includes professional swim instruction in large heated pools, an array of athletics on fields sized for younger and older children, creative and performing arts such as arts and crafts, ceramics, woodworking, dance, theater, music and digital photography, and specialties such as archery and nature, among other activities.  A 28-foot climbing tower, “Deerkillimanjaro,” and tandem 250-foot ziplines were recently added to the program and their large 4,400 sf pool was recently renovated.

Deerkill offers daily transportation on mini air-conditioned buses, staffed with professional drivers and bus counselors. The Directors are on the camp grounds every day and accessible by phone by day and night; there is no large administrative staff and all the individual group leaders are adults, many of whom are teachers.

2020 Session (June 29 to August 21)

All campers may register for 4, 5, 6, 7, or 8 weeks. New campers may also register for 2 weeks for their first summer. For those campers registered for 5, 6, or 7 weeks, parents may choose any weeks throughout the summer.

There are no extra charges at Deerkill. They do not allow tipping, a large expense at many camps, and tuition includes the following:

  • Family weekend pool clubat no additional cost. Every Saturday and Sunday from 12-5 plus Friday July 3rd. Open Saturday June 27 to Sunday August 16
  • Convenient pick-up locationsby air-conditioned mini-buses supervised by bus counselors
  • Hot lunchesprepared daily in our own modern kitchen
  • Field tripsand all camp supplies
  • Ice cream and Ices for afternoon snack
  • Daily towel service
  • Group photo, camp shirt, backpack, DVD yearbook, Fall Festival, winter reunions

Tuition varies by camper age and pick-up and session length. You may go to their website and enter your child’s information to see rates for the 2020 summer and request a brochure.  For more information call 845-354-1466, emailoffice@nulldeerkilldaycamp.comor log onto www.deerkilldaycamp.com.


March 14, 2020
10:00 am
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Deerkill Day Camp