Global Arts Camp invites campers entering Kindergarten through Second grades to expand their visual boundaries with a virtual tour of countries and continents through arts and crafts activities. This camp will inspire curiosity, hone social skills and build confidence by exploring the world through photos, books, special events, visitors, and trips. Although there is daily recreation in the form of cultural dances, group games, swim lessons, etc., this is primarily an indoor camp concentrating on the culture and activities enjoyed by the children in the countries we are “exploring”.
Campers produce high-quality crafts each session that link reading, gaming and math skills, resulting in beautiful artwork. Campers are sure to become proud of their uniqueness and that of others around them. Each camp session ends with the campers hosting an art show illustrating the culture of the country they have been exploring for the past three weeks. A different country will be explored each session: Bolivia, Sweden and Morocco. Due to curriculum, this camp is only offered in full three-week sessions.
Camp Dates and hours: June 29 - July 17, July 20-August 7 or August 10 -28; 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Camper-to-Staff Ratio: Age 5: Ratio is 6 students to every 1 Counselor; Ages 6-7: 8 to 1
Camp Location: Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel, 432 Scotland Road, South Orange
Camp Fees: $965 each 3-week session - This camp is only sold in complete 3-week sessions.
Before and After Camp is available 7:00 am - 7:00 pm & is located at the same site as the Camp for an additional fee.
Before Camp Care is $46 per week and After Camp Care is $80 per week.
Camp Director: Adrienne Mtume, Director of School Age Child Care
Camp Phones: Cell 862.438.1717 and land line 973.763.4116 x123
“The staff were extremely professional and attentive to children every time I was there. Loved the African Art program!”
“My daughter loved Global Arts camp! I love the artistic activities, the global learning focus and the great team of staff!”
“All of the staff at the Global Arts Camp was amazing. They had terrific patience and energy, always happy to see my child even very early in the morning, always smiling! They were very respectful and made us feel that we were working together as a team.”
“Ms. Mtume organized a really well organized and well rounded camp experience! Nice job!”
Camp information, weekly activity webs and forms
Information and Forms
activity webs For SUMMER 2015
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HOURS OF OPERATION
Mon: 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tues-Fri: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Early Childhood Learning Center
10 W. Parker Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040
Mon-Fri: 7:00 am-7:00 pm
11/2/15: Fall 2 Session Classes Start!
10/10 - Kids Night Out
11/3, 11/5, 11/6 - Vacation Camp