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The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School

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307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
(845) 356-6477 www.thenatureplace.com

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July 2017

Start of Camp

Monday, July 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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Welcome to The Nature Place! We look forward to a wonderful camp season together.

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Camp Closed for Independence Day

Tuesday, July 4
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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Camp Closed for Independence Day!

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Bill and Brian Robinson – All Groups

Wednesday, July 5
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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Bill and his son, Brian, are Nature Place favorites because of their warm way of relating to children as well as the interesting animals they share with us each summer. Bill is a wildlife specialist who helps injured and orphaned wild animals return to their natural habitats. We will enjoy meeting animals such as owls, large reptiles, eagles and hawks that will actually fly just above our heads!

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Onsite Overnight – Group OP

Thursday, July 6
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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As the first step in the camping progression that all campers engage in each year, this experience is the perfect way to teach first-timers (and remind more experienced campers) about the finer points of camping, backpacking and outdoor living. Under the guidance of our veteran trip leaders, campers are guided through the skills of meal cooking, clean up, tent pitching, safe fire-building and outdoor etiquette. And, because this campout happens right in our backyard, it’s the perfect way to ‘work the…

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Onsite Overnight – Group R

Thursday, July 6
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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As the first step in the camping progression that all campers engage in each year, this experience is the perfect way to teach first-timers (and remind more experienced campers) about the finer points of camping, backpacking and outdoor living. Under the guidance of our veteran trip leaders, campers are guided through the skills of meal cooking, clean up, tent pitching, safe fire-building and outdoor etiquette. And, because this campout happens right in our backyard, it’s the perfect way to ‘work the…

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Onsite Overnight – Group N

Tuesday, July 11
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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As the first step in the camping progression that all campers engage in each year, this experience is the perfect way to teach first-timers (and remind more experienced campers) about the finer points of camping, backpacking and outdoor living. Under the guidance of our veteran trip leaders, campers are guided through the skills of meal cooking, clean up, tent pitching, safe fire-building and outdoor etiquette. And, because this campout happens right in our backyard, it’s the perfect way to ‘work the…

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Onsite Overnight – Group M

Wednesday, July 12
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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As the first step in the camping progression that all campers engage in each year, this experience is the perfect way to teach first-timers (and remind more experienced campers) about the finer points of camping, backpacking and outdoor living. Under the guidance of our veteran trip leaders, campers are guided through the skills of meal cooking, clean up, tent pitching, safe fire-building and outdoor etiquette. And, because this campout happens right in our backyard, it’s the perfect way to ‘work the…

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Onsite Overnight – Group K

Thursday, July 13
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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As the first step in the camping progression that all campers engage in each year, this experience is the perfect way to teach first-timers (and remind more experienced campers) about the finer points of camping, backpacking and outdoor living. Under the guidance of our veteran trip leaders, campers are guided through the skills of meal cooking, clean up, tent pitching, safe fire-building and outdoor etiquette. And, because this campout happens right in our backyard, it’s the perfect way to ‘work the…

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Family Program: Songs Around the Campfire

Thursday, July 13 @ 7:15 pm - 8:15 pm
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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Singing, especially around a blazing fire, is a camp tradition. Join Scott Dunn, Snoopy and others for some sing-along favorites.

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Bring a Friend to Camp Day – Groups M, N, OP, Q

Friday, July 14
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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Ever try to tell a friend about all the great things you do at The Nature Place? And how cool your counselors are, and the animals we get to touch, and the games, and The Pond, and Nature's Playground, and...and...and...  Now you don't have to just tell, because you can bring him or her with you to camp for a full day! Your friend will be with you in your group, doing everything you do. Download, print, and return this…

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Onsite Overnight – Group L

Monday, July 17
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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As the first step in the camping progression that all campers engage in each year, this experience is the perfect way to teach first-timers (and remind more experienced campers) about the finer points of camping, backpacking and outdoor living. Under the guidance of our veteran trip leaders, campers are guided through the skills of meal cooking, clean up, tent pitching, safe fire-building and outdoor etiquette. And, because this campout happens right in our backyard, it’s the perfect way to ‘work the…

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Day Hike: Rocks & Woods – Groups A & B

Monday, July 17
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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This short, easy woodland hike along marked trails fits well with the weekly theme: Bee a Little Boulder. We will find small, medium and big boulders that will, by using a little imagination, look like dragons, boats, houses and more. Other surprises await!

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Onsite Overnight – Group J

Tuesday, July 18
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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As the first step in the camping progression that all campers engage in each year, this experience is the perfect way to teach first-timers (and remind more experienced campers) about the finer points of camping, backpacking and outdoor living. Under the guidance of our veteran trip leaders, campers are guided through the skills of meal cooking, clean up, tent pitching, safe fire-building and outdoor etiquette. And, because this campout happens right in our backyard, it’s the perfect way to ‘work the…

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Bring a Friend to Camp Day – Groups A, B, C, D, E, F & R

Tuesday, July 18
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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Ever try to tell a friend about all the great things you do at The Nature Place? And how cool your counselors are, and the animals we get to touch, and the games, and The Pond, and Nature's Playground, and...and...and...  Now you don't have to just tell, because you can bring him or her with you to camp for a full day! Your friend will be with you in your group, doing everything you do. Download, print, and return this…

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Onsite Overnight – Group I

Wednesday, July 19
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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As the first step in the camping progression that all campers engage in each year, this experience is the perfect way to teach first-timers (and remind more experienced campers) about the finer points of camping, backpacking and outdoor living. Under the guidance of our veteran trip leaders, campers are guided through the skills of meal cooking, clean up, tent pitching, safe fire-building and outdoor etiquette. And, because this campout happens right in our backyard, it’s the perfect way to ‘work the…

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Onsite Overnight – Group H

Thursday, July 20
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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As the first step in the camping progression that all campers engage in each year, this experience is the perfect way to teach first-timers (and remind more experienced campers) about the finer points of camping, backpacking and outdoor living. Under the guidance of our veteran trip leaders, campers are guided through the skills of meal cooking, clean up, tent pitching, safe fire-building and outdoor etiquette. And, because this campout happens right in our backyard, it’s the perfect way to ‘work the…

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Almost Overnight – Group F

Monday, July 24 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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When the camp day ends our adventure begins!  A short hike will bring us to our campsite where we will set up tents and cook dinner outdoors. The evening will end with a twilight hike in search of bug-hunting bats, fireflies beginning to ‘fire’ and other previews of the coming nighttime. Parents will pick up their almost overnighters in front of the main camp building – the Lower School of Green Meadow. Pick up time for group F is at 7:30…

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Almost Overnight – Group E

Tuesday, July 25 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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When the camp day ends our adventure begins!  A short hike will bring us to our campsite where we will set up tents and cook dinner outdoors. The evening will end with a twilight hike in search of bug-hunting bats, fireflies beginning to ‘fire’ and other previews of the coming nighttime. Parents will pick up their almost overnighters in front of the main camp building – the Lower School of Green Meadow. Pick up time for group E is at 7:30…

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Onsite Overnight – Group G

Thursday, July 27
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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As the first step in the camping progression that all campers engage in each year, this experience is the perfect way to teach first-timers (and remind more experienced campers) about the finer points of camping, backpacking and outdoor living. Under the guidance of our veteran trip leaders, campers are guided through the skills of meal cooking, clean up, tent pitching, safe fire-building and outdoor etiquette. And, because this campout happens right in our backyard, it’s the perfect way to ‘work the…

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Family Program: Story Time with Chuck Stead (for ages 8 & up)

Thursday, July 27 @ 7:15 pm - 8:15 pm
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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We're pretty sure that after his or her first week of camp your camper will already be regaling you with some of Chuck's stories. (Chuck visits camp every Friday morning.) Come back to camp this Thursday evening and listen to Chuck and his tales of growing up in the Ramapo Mountains. Everyone loves Chuck! Just come and you'll know why. This story evening is best for campers ages 8 and older.

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Almost Overnight – Group D

Monday, July 31 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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When the camp day ends our adventure begins!  A short hike will bring us to our campsite where we will set up tents and cook dinner outdoors. The evening will end with a twilight hike in search of bug-hunting bats, fireflies beginning to ‘fire’ and other previews of the coming nighttime. Parents will pick up their almost overnighters in front of the main camp building – the Lower School of Green Meadow. Pick up time for group D is at 7…

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August 2017

Bring a Friend to Camp Day – Groups G, H, L

Tuesday, August 1
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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Ever try to tell a friend about all the great things you do at The Nature Place? And how cool your counselors are, and the animals we get to touch, and the games, and The Pond, and Nature's Playground, and...and...and...  Now you don't have to just tell, because you can bring him or her with you to camp for a full day! Your friend will be with you in your group, doing everything you do. Download, print, and return this…

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Almost Overnight – Group C

Tuesday, August 1 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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When the camp day ends our adventure begins!  A short hike will bring us to our campsite where we will set up tents and cook dinner outdoors. The evening will end with a twilight hike in search of bug-hunting bats, fireflies beginning to ‘fire’ and other previews of the coming nighttime. Parents will pick up their almost overnighters in front of the main camp building – the Lower School of Green Meadow. Pick up time for group C is at…

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Almost Overnight – Group B

Wednesday, August 2 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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When the camp day ends our adventure begins!  A short hike will bring us to our campsite where we will set up tents and cook dinner outdoors. The evening will end with a twilight hike in search of bug-hunting bats, fireflies beginning to ‘fire’ and other previews of the coming nighttime. Parents will pick up their almost overnighters in front of the main camp building – the Lower School of Green Meadow. Pick up time for group B is at 6:30 pm.

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Bring a Friend to Camp Day – Groups I, J, K

Thursday, August 3
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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Ever try to tell a friend about all the great things you do at The Nature Place? And how cool your counselors are, and the animals we get to touch, and the games, and The Pond, and Nature's Playground, and...and...and...  Now you don't have to just tell, because you can bring him or her with you to camp for a full day! Your friend will be with you in your group, doing everything you do. Download, print, and return this…

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Almost Overnight – Group A

Thursday, August 3 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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When the camp day ends our adventure begins!  A short hike will bring us to our campsite where we will set up tents and cook dinner outdoors. The evening will end with a twilight hike in search of bug-hunting bats, fireflies beginning to ‘fire’ and other previews of the coming nighttime. Parents will pick up their almost overnighters in front of the main camp building – the Lower School of Green Meadow. Pick up time for group A is at 6:30 pm.

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Bill and Brian Robinson – All Groups

Wednesday, August 9
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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Bill and his son, Brian, are Nature Place favorites because of their warm way of relating to children as well as the interesting animals they share with us each summer. Bill is a wildlife specialist who helps injured and orphaned wild animals return to their natural habitats. We will enjoy meeting animals such as owls, large reptiles, eagles and hawks that will actually fly just above our heads!

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Family Program: Remembering Summer

Wednesday, August 9 @ 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm
The Nature Place Day Camp @ Green Meadow Waldorf School, 307 Hungry Hollow Road
Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977 United States
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A slide show for campers and their families to celebrate the ending of a great camp season! There will be live music to dance to before the show from our house band, Snoopy and the Rocks, playing the sweetest tunes to be heard this side of the Fairy Stream. Rain date is Thursday, 8/10.

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