Stop in at the
Camp Jefferson Summer Day Camp’s Open Houses
Tour Jefferson Township’s 96-acre facility at Camp Jefferson and learn firsthand what it has to offer your child this summer during the Recreation Department’s 14th annual summer day camp program. The facility is located at 81 Weldon Road in Lake Hopatcong, NJ, easily accessible via Routes 80, 15, or 23. The first 50 families at each open house will receive a complimentary tote bag.
OPEN HOUSE DATES: Sunday, March 19 or Sunday, April 2 2017
Children accompanied by their parents/guardians are encouraged to drop in anytime between 1 and 4 pm on either day to tour Camp Jefferson and view the Camp’s exciting video and slide presentation. Camp Jefferson’s summer camp directors and several staff members will be on hand to answer your questions with summer day camp brochures and information on how you will set up a family account and register online this year though the department's online module with Community Pass https://register.communitypass.net/reg/index/cfm . There will be no paper registration forms available.
The camp program is open to residents and non-residents. This summer’s program will run from June 26 through August 18 for a total of eight weeks in a safe and natural environment. Early bird registration price specials will be offered again this year but only until Wednesday, May 3 by 11:59 pm.
Visit the spring-fed lake for boating and fishing, open grass fields, amphitheater, fire pit with seating, numerous themed cabins, main community lodge with full kitchen, recreation hall, basketball courts, movie theater, picnic pavilion, high and low ropes courses, archery range, a state-of-the-art playground, and the 40’ rock climbing wall, vertical playpen, and zip line (weather permitting).
Summer Camp offers a variety of games including ping-pong, foose ball, billiards, air hockey, tetherball, croquet, hopscotch, horseshoes, bocce ball, and shuffleboard. Add in Can Jam, Spike Ball, Baggo, Trangle Ball, and two GaGa Pits! There are exciting optional off-site trips and interesting optional elective classes to choose for an enhanced camp experience.
You can log on to www.jeffersontownship.net and click on the Camp Jefferson Summer Day Camp link located on the left side panel of the homepage and choose a specific page you would like to explore about the camp program. There will also be links within the Camp’s web pages to download and print out the Brochure.
You can call the Recreation Department office at 973-663-8404 or e-mail CPUNTURIERI@jeffersontownship.net for more information.
Summer begins at Camp Jefferson Summer Day Camp!
The Open House/ General Camp Flyer will be available online soon.