Watchung Day Camp

Confirmation Packet

Congratulations on registering for camp. This confirmation packet contains all of the key information you need for camp, and the forms you must complete and bring to orientation. Orientation is highly recommended.  If you cannot attend an orientation session, please send the completed forms with your son on the first day of camp or he will miss valuable program time until we receive all the completed forms.

Information

Please click on and review all of the following links.  They contain important information and instructions about your son's camping experience.

  1. Watchung Cub Scout Day Camp Information Packet - Contains information about what your son needs to bring to camp, what to wear, camp times, special instructions for driving to camp, and camp absence.
  2. Busing Information - Important information and policies regarding bus transportation
  3. Family Campfire - Everyone is invited to the Thursday evening campfire
  4. Annual Health and Medical Record FAQs - For the BSA form below
  5. Directions - for driving to camp

Orientation

Orientation is highly recommended for new and returning campers. Orientation will be held at Watchung Day Camp on Thursday June 25, 2015, Sunday June 28, 2015, Wednesday July 1, and Wednesday July 8, 2015. Campers and their parents are welcome at any of the sessions to meet some staff, ask questions, and hand in forms. Drop in between 5:30 and 7:00 pm. Bring all of your completed forms. Wear comfortable outdoor clothing and footwear. Orientation is held rain or shine.

You are welcome at any of the sessions before your first week at camp. The earlier sessions tend to be the most crowded. If you are unable to make an orientation session, please bring your completed forms on the first day of camp

Forms to complete and bring to orientation

The following forms must be completed and sent with your son to orientation or the first day of camp.

  1. Annual Health and Medical Record - All campers, staff, parents, and volunteer leaders attending camp must completely fill out parts A and B. This form must be completed annually, and forms for those under 18 need to be signed by a parent/guardian. No doctor's signature is required. Be sure to keep the original for your records and make a copy for the camp. No one can attend camp without this form.
  2. Three Strikes Rule - Discipline policy
  3. Berkeley Heights Community Pool waiver - To participate in the weekly swimming pool trip

If you have any questions about camp or these forms, please contact Camping Services at 973-765-9322 x222.  Remember, if you need financial assistance to attend camp this summer, please check out the Warren Wheeler Adventureship.

The camp phone number when camp is in session is (908) 654-4510

Page last updated: 10-15-2014 01:54 pm