Last week, Green Corps majors were treated to a special, homegrown and home cooked “farm to table” lunch with Peimin and Albert Appel! After presenting a bouquet of wildflowers, campers were seated at a beautiful spread featuring green themed plates and bright red crystal drinking glasses. On the menu were potatoes, green beans, and cucumbers […]
Sir Ken Robinson Keynote Speaker American Camp Association Tri-State Camp Conference This week, our Camp Team is in Atlantic City attending the American Camp Association’s TriState Camp Conference for an important week dedicated to professional development, personal growth, and building community in our camp industry. Every year, we are lucky to hear two keynote speakers […]
We have a major update for you with regard to Camp 2019 Check-In and Check-Out dates!
Missing Camp? We sure miss you! Join us on Sunday, November 4th at Camp for an amazing reunion! The reunion is open to campers and staff from any summer, along with friends and family.
Color Guard Camp Intensive APPEL FARM ARTS CAMP IS EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THE ADDITION OF A NEW PROGRAM TO OUR FINE AND PERFORMING ARTS CAMP: COLOR GUARD This summer, from August 5-18, middle and high school students with a passion for color guard will train with highly qualified, award-winning color guard staff at Appel Farm! […]
Today was another fun day at camp, as everyone settled in to their classes and continued to meet new friends! It was sunny and warm, the perfect weather for swim tests, walking around camp with your bunkmates, and hanging out at green picnic tables. As the sun went down, we all made our way to […]
Horseback Riding APPEL FARM IS PARTNERING WITH LIGHTED WAY EQUESTRIAN CENTER TO OFFER HORSEBACK RIDING LESSONS TO CAMPERS! Campers travel 12 minutes away to Lighted Way Equestrian Center along with an experienced riding instructor from Appel Farm. Campers attend two-hour classes, Monday through Friday during both minors. Instruction offered for beginning through advanced campers. Families are […]
We miss our campers this time of year, you know, non-camp time? We should at least connect online… Like us on Facebook to keep in touch with Appel Farmers from 1960 to today! Follow us on Twitter, and hear all about Appel Farm Arts Camp…140 characters at a time!
Welcome to the Appel Farm School Year Blog! Each week campers, staff, and parents will be treated to something new! From Motivation Monday through Fun Friday, each weekly blog will highlight a different theme and core value. We welcome guest bloggers from any member of our camp community, even parents, so get in touch if […]
Calling all parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and family friends! Help a child you love attend camp this summer. Camp gift certificates make wonderful gifts for the creative kid in your life. These certificates can be purchased in any amount, and applied directly to a camper’s account.
A Family Art Celebration Sunday, April 23, 2017 from 12:00-4:00 pm Appel Farm is celebrating Earth Day, and our campers, their families, and any families interested in possibly attending Appel Farm this summer, are invited to join us for an afternoon of fun, outdoor activities at 12:00 pm and a camp tour at 2:00 pm.
I hope you and your family are enjoying a fun filled fall, and that all of our lovely campers are settling into school nicely. We’re missing them like crazy! Things have been very busy here at Appel Farm since camp ended and I’m reaching out with very exciting news about our growing and changing Camp […]
For kids with food allergies, time away from home can induce anxiety at mealtime, especially for those with gluten allergies. The worry about what to eat, and if a child will feel segregated from the mainstream, may stop families from sending their child to a sleepaway cam