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Eldersburg Adventure Camp at Piney Run Park

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EXCITING, EXCELLENT ELDERSBURG ADVENTURE CAMP AT PINEY RUN PARK!

Piney Run Park off of Route 26 and White Rock Roads in the Eldersburg area is the location for our exciting, excellent Eldersburg Adventure Camp at Piney Run Park! One of our oldest camps still maintains the "new" camp feel by changing things up to make camp a fantastic experience for all our campers.

The Eldersburg Adventure Camp at Piney Run Parklocation set on a 550 acre campus features large open areas for team games and sports, a large picnic pavilion, shaded grove areas. The Adventure groups will be taking part in 2 weekly field trips to fun locations.

Each week they will visit our Cascade Water Camp. While at Cascade Lake, they will have full access to the zero entry pool and water slide. They may choose to visit the Splash N Play area where they can cool off in the fountains or take a hike along the lake side trails. Some campers may choose to go with their counselors to the spring-fed lake for a dip in the cool water. This is purely optional for those visits to Cascade Lake. Swim lessons available for every Tuesday we attend our Cascade Water Camp!

Eldersburg Adventure Camp at Piney Run Park is open from June 19th- August 18th. Camp is closed July 4 for Independence Day. Register for 1 week or all 9 weeks.

Eldersburg Adventure Camp at Piney Run Park is for grades K-8. This camp includes 2 field trips per week, including a swim trip to Cascade Lake where swim lessons are available. Click on the "Camp Calendar" link (to the right) to see a day-by-day breakdown of activities at camp!

Special Week! July 3-7th Specialized Sports Week!
One field trip this week to Sportsman's Hall for roller skating fun! Wednesday through Friday camp will focus on instruction, skill practice, and scrimmages in tennis, basketball, soccer, and more. Reduced fees for this week of camp. Call our main office 410-751-3700 for more details.


BACK AGAIN THIS SUMMER!- Add on swim lessons: weekly swim lessons at Cascade Lake Swimming pool each Tuesday for the entire summer, June 19th - August 18th.

Back by Popular Demand!Campers in grades 4-8 may choose to register for Marvelous Monday Field Trips.Campers may add-on the Monday trip to a week they have already selected OR register only for the Marvelous Monday including the field trip. LIMITED ENROLLMENT so don't delay!

July 10: Adventure Park USA, New Market
Adventure Park USA is Maryland's largest family fun center. Their attractions include the West World Laser Tag, Hang Em' High Ropes Course, Rustlers Ridge Rock Wall, Spin Zone Bumper Boats, MiniHimalaya, Roller Coasters, 2 mini golf courses, and the Stampede Arcade. Children can upgrade to includeGo Karts,Tilt-a-Whirl, and Wildcat Roller Coaster.

July 17: Red Zone, Timonium
Experience the excitement of laser tag, a laser maze challenge, the lightspace play floor, basement game room and arcade. The state of the art laser tag system is housed in a 6,000 square foot multi-level, futuristic fog filled industrial city scape. Speed counts as you navigate 30 crisscrossing green beams - but don't break the beams or you lose points! Test your coordination and inner spy as your friends watch your adventure on the big screen tv!

July 24: Maryland Science Center
Take in three floors of exhibits, hands on activities and demonstrations with highlights including more than a dozen full-size dinosaurs, a unique journey through the human body, and an exploration of Outer Space. Life Beyond Earth, Power Up, and the SciLab offer highly interactive discovery areas. Take a walk down the center's Main Street to discover how science interacts with everyday life.

July 31: Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Baltimore
Take a stroll through the ballpark that forever changed baseball! Come see Oriole Park at Camden Yards from a whole new perspective. Enjoythe charm of theballpark from club level suites,the press level and even the Oriole dugout! Here's your chanceto go behind the scenes of this historic ballparkand learn more about how it has continued to changebaseball fan's experience ever since!

August 7:Hickory Falls Entertainment Center, Hanover
Just a short ride away in Hanover, PA - this Marvelous Monday may include go karts, arcade, miniature golf, laser tag, and water wars! This is sure to be a new favorite field trip destination!

 

Discounts
"When I used the Early Bird registration, the multi-week discount, referrals from another family and the pre-payment discount - the savings added up to getting a free week of camp!" ~ABC Care Parent comment


Early Bird Registration and Discounts:
NEW THIS SUMMER 2017: Current ABC Care Before and After School Members registering for 4 or more weeks, pay only$45 per familywhen registering on or before April 7, 2017.

Registration fee, including specific choice of weeks and security deposit per week ($60 per week for 7 or more weeks & $70 per week for 4-6 weeks), must be paid by April 7th in order to receive monies off per week! Families registering for 7 or more weeks are eligible for $15 off per week. Families registering for 4, 5 or 6 weeks are eligible for $10 off per week. Early bird tuition for balance of June weeks is due May 19th. Early bird tuition for balance of July weeks is due June 9th. Early bird tuition for the balance of August weeks is due July 7th.

Sibling Discount:
Applies for ALL camps! If more than one child from the same family attends the same week of ABC Care Summer Camp, a $10 discount applies to the price for the 2nd, 3rd and 4th child. If the children attend different camps with different prices, the sibling discount will be applied to the lowest price camp.

Referral Discount:
If you know of a potential new family who has never attended an ABC Care Summer Camp, please submit their information using the referral form. If the referral registers for 2 weeks at ABC Care Summer Camp this year, you will receive a $50 credit toward camp tuition. You must be a current registered family with your account in good standing when the referred family joins. Upon full payment by your referral, the referring family will receive their credit. There will be no cash refund of the referral credit.

Prepayment Discount:
When balance is paid in full by May 19th, 2017, by Check only, families will receive a 2% discount off the balance after discounts! (Minimum of 7 weeks registration required.)

Please contact our office for fees 410-751-3700

Themes

Eldersburg Adventure Camp at Piney Run Park (Pavilion #6)

June 19-23 Here Comes the Sun
June 26-30 Stars and Stripes Forever
July 3-7 We Are the Champions
July 10-14 Let's Make Some Waves
July 17-21 Einstein Engineers and Silly Science
July 24-28 Diggin Up Dinosaurs
July 31 - August 4 Slime and Grime
August 7-11 To Infinity and Beyond
August 14-18 Never, Never Land

August 21-25 Camp is CLOSED - Register for ourPiney Run Park Nature Camp this week
August 28- September 1 Camp is CLOSED-Register for our Piney Run Park Nature Camp this week


Activities

The above weeks will include art activities, science, team building, team games and sign language. Activities also include a time for reading and journaling. We encourage literacy activities all summer!

Special days to include: Dress up days, water play days, special treat days and theme parties.

Click on Camp Calendar
link (right side, top of this page, red text) to see a day-by-day breakdown of activities at camp!

Children need to bring their own lunch in an insulated lunch tote and 2 disposable drinks each day. Each Friday, Lunch Bunch is offered as an option (nominal fee). Each Friday is optional Pizza Lunch day. On field trip days, children must bring lunch in a plastic disposable bag and 2 disposable drinks.

Camp is all inclusive to include AM/PM snacks, field trips and daily activity supplies.

This camp features a large spacious pavilion, shaded picnic groves and grassy fields for active play.

Staff Bios

Ms.Vicki joined the ABC Care team in 1993. Ms.Vicki will again be Director of our Eldersburg Adventure Camp at Piney Run Park. Ms. Vicki's college background includes courses in Elementary and Early Childhood Education. She enjoys her time spent at summer camp and going on field trips. Ms. Vicki and the staff at Eldersburg Adventure Camp keep the days fun and exciting! When not at Camp, Ms. Vicki and her husband enjoy spending time with their beautiful daughter and son.

Ms. Meghan will be returning this summer as the Camp Manager and Camp Director at Eldersburg Adventure Camp at Piney Run Park. Ms. Meghan joined our ABC Care team in 2005. She has worked in school age child care since 1998. Ms. Meghan will be returning as Co- Director of Piney Run Park Nature Camp. Ms. Meghan has her Associates Degree in General Studies and has additional college credits in Early Childhood Education from the University of Maryland. Ms. Meghan has twin boys who attend summer camp. Ms. Meghan and the staff at Piney Run Park Nature Camp keep the days fun and exciting! Ms. Meghan enjoys fishing at Piney Run Park. When not at camp, Ms. Meghan enjoys spending time with her twin boys and husband.

Ms. Taylor will be Assistant Camp Director this summer at Eldersburg Adventure Camp. She has been with ABC Care since 2010. She is currently taking early childhood education courses at Carroll Community College. Ms. Taylor enjoys her time she spends at summer camp and loves the children. Ms. Taylor and the staff at Eldersburg Adventure Camp keep the days fun and exciting.

ABC Care Center - Eldersburg Adventure Camp at Piney Run Park
30 Martz Road
Sykesville, MD 21784
(410) 751-3700 dir. (410) 984-0807

Hours:
Daily 7:00 a.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Weekly Sessions Available!

Full or Part Time Camp

Kindergarten thru 8th (Ages 5 through 13)

Open House events at the following Camp locations:

Cascade Lake
3000 Snydersburg Road  Hampstead, MD  21074
Friday @ 3-6 pm April 7
Saturday @ 10-1 pm April 8 / May 6
Sunday @ 1-4 pm April 9, 23, 30 / May 21

Deer Park Sports & Swim Camp
United Methodist Church
2205 Sykesville Road  Westminster, MD 21157
Saturday @ 10-1 pm March 25 / May 6
Sunday @ 1-4 pm March 26 / April 2, 23 / May  21

Piney Run Park
30 Martz Road Sykesville, MD 21784
Saturday @ 10-1 pm March 25 / May 6
Sunday @ 1-4 pm March 26 / April 2, 23 / May  21

We are glad you have chosen ABC Care's Summer Camp for your child!


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