Day Camp

New Horizons Day Camp is proud to be accredited by the American Camp Association! New Horizons Day Camp offers children a supervised, positive environment where they can learn and grow through a variety of activities. Camp experiences are an integral part of a child’s total education. It offers an opportunity for children to build long lasting friendships while learning valuable life lessons.

The Day Camp is supervised by recreation professionals, state certified teachers, as well as specially trained college aged staff. ALL staff are certified in First Aid, CPR & AED. Swim lessons are taught by Red Cross certified instructors. All lifeguards are Red Cross certified lifeguards.

Day Camp Features:

  • Sports & Games
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Fitness/Movement
  • Swim lessons and free swim
  • Weekly themes
  • Special events and trips
  • T-shirt and daily snack are provided
  • Exposure to a variety of safe & fun, age appropriate activities
  • Utilizes Rutgers University recreational facility and fields
  • Offers pre and post-camp supervision
  • Mature, well trained, creative and energetic staff

Age: 5-11 (Co-Ed)

Weeks of Camp

Week 1 (June 26-June 30)

Week 2 (July 3- July 7) (no camp on July 4) *

Week 3 (July 10- July 14)

Week 4 (July 17-July 21)

Week 5 (July 24-July 28)

Week 6 (July 31-Aug 4)

Week 7 (Aug-Aug 11)

Cost: $325 per camper, per week.

Early Bird Special-$300 per camper if purchased by March 31

Time: 8:30AM-4:30PM

Pre-Care: Available starting at 7:30AM for an

additional fee of $35/week or $9/day.

After-Care: Available until 6:00PM for an additional

fee of $40/week or $10/day.

Pre-Care and After-Care are paid separately from camp registration. It can be purchased on-site at the Cook/Douglass Recreation Center during the camp season.

Payment Plan

We are pleased to offer our Early Bird Discount (save $25 a week if you register before March 31). We also provide a payment plan. The payment plan option allows you to divide your camp registration into 4 equal payments; 25% at your initial registration and 25% on each of the following dates; April 3, May 1 and June 3. We hope that these conveniences as well as running a quality program keep you coming back year after year.

Cancellation/Refund Policy:

If cancellation is made prior to April 15, 2017, a full refund, minus a $25 processing fee, will be made. Cancellations from April 16 -June 1, 2017 will receive a 50% refund. Cancellations after June 1, 2017 will receive NO refund.



TRIPS 2017




Imagine That

June 28



SilverBall Museum/mini golf

June 27



Scarlet Great Adventure

June 29 (Thur)





Mini Coco Key

July 11 (Tues)

Junior Sahara Sams

July 12 (Wed)

Scarlet Splash Plex

July 13 (Thurs)



Mini Turtle Back Zoo

July 18 (Tues)

Junior Insectropolis/aquarium

July 19 (Wed)

Scarlet Dunellen Movie Theatre/Strike N Spare Bowling

July 20 (Thurs)



Mini Jumping Jungle/Rutgers Garden

July 27 (Thur)



Junior Rebounderz

July 26 (Wed)



Scarlet High Exposure

July 25 (Tues)





Mini Discovery Museum

Aug 1 (Tues)

Junior Raritan Valley Planetarium or Newark Planetarium

Aug 2 (Wed)

Scarlet Summer Theatre



Week 7

Mini Jersey Shore Pirates

Aug 9 (Wed)


Junior Medieval Times

Aug 8 (Tues)

Scarlet Bridgewater/Branchburg Sports Arena

Aug 10 (Thurs)