Recreational Activities and Resources

Recreational Activities and Resources

Virtual summer camp and learning experiences have been added to this directory due to the abundance and needs presented with COVID-19 restrictions and limitations. These links below provide a variety of opportunities ranging from creative arts, sciences, and athletic opportunities. Skills based programs are also included.

Outdoor

The county park systems offer a diverse array of programming throughout the year. Activities such as nature learning experiences, arts and crafts, volunteer projects and more are available. Seasonal program guides are available electronically or in hard copy. For more information or to request a program guide, visit Hunterdon County Division of Parks and Recreation at: http://www.co.hunterdon.nj.us/depts/parks/programs.html.

The county park systems offer a diverse array of programming throughout the year. Activities such as nature learning experiences, arts and crafts, volunteer projects and more are available. Seasonal program guides are available electronically or in hard copy. For more information or to request a program guide, visit the Somerset County Park Commission at: http://www.somersetcountyparks.org/.

The county park systems offer a diverse array of programming throughout the year. Activities such as nature learning experiences, arts and crafts, volunteer projects and more are available. Seasonal program guides are available electronically or in hard copy. For more information or to request a program guide, visit Warren Parks at: https://warrenparks.com/calendar/.

County Library

We provide library facilities and services that meet the evolving needs of the Hunterdon County community. We believe an informed community is an empowered community. We are dedicated to enriching lives with outstanding library facilities, resources and services. Our commitment to developing strong partnerships broadens our ability to enhance the quality of life for the Hunterdon County community. We provide services such as: book groups, interlibrary loans, computers and technological equipment, wi-fi, meeting rooms, museum passes, concerts, exhibits, lectures, homework help, story times, workshops, youth & teen programs, volunteer opportunities and more. 

Teen events

https://www.hclibrary.us/teens/teenevents.htm

https://www.hclibrary.us/kids.htm

Hunterdon County Library System

Branches and Locations

https://www.hclibrary.us/branches/map.htm

The Warren County Library celebrates creativity, inspiration, and community in north-western New Jersey. Explore new ideas with us, expand your knowledge, and gain access to technology. We are your idea store, entertainment center, quiet corner, and communication portal. Adults, check out our movies, music CDs, video games, magazines, and more. Register for library programs ranging from lectures and concerts to various crafts, or brush up on your computer skills. Teens, this is the place to go for fandom parties, maker projects, cool crafts, studying and discovery. Kids can enjoy programs from live animal shows to story time and crafts and the best summer reading program around, the Warren County Library is a source of creativity, education, and imagination for kids. There’s something for everyone at the Warren County Library!

Teen events

https://warrenlib.org/teens

https://warrenlib.beanstack.org/reader365

Warren County Library System

https://www.warrenlib.org/

Branches and locations

Somerset County Library System of New Jersey partners with you to connect, to explore, to share and to discover. Our vision is to work together to enrich lives, expand knowledge and strengthen communities. We offer programs for kids, teens and adults. Programs include book discussions, spelling bees, crafts, puzzle challenges, art exhibits, story times, English as a second language lessons, gaming groups, homework help and more!

Teen events

https://sclsnj.libnet.info/events?a=Teens

https://sclsnj.org/summer_reading/

Somerset County Library System

https://sclsnj.org/about/branch-locations/

Branches and Locations

Camp Bernie Weekend Zombie Survival Training Camp - Copy

A unique experience for teens! Train in survival skills, zombie combat, stealth & evasion, creative first aid, resource acquisition, and necrology. Find out if you and your team can survive a real Zombie Outbreak in our simulation challenge! October 22-24, 2021 For ages 12-17

Somerset County Youth Council Presents SAFE Night 2021 Summerfest Mind, Body & Fun - Copy

The Somerset County Youth Council Presents its 21st Annual Safe Night Event. This event has traditionally been held in the spring but will be held on Saturday, August 14, 2021, from 5:30 pm, to 9:00 pm at the Ted Blum 4-H Center of Somerset County, located at 310 Milltown Road. This year's theme is Summerfest:  Mind, Body  Fun.  Deadline to register is 8/4. $2 fee

RVCC 2021 Kids and Teens Summer Programs

Summer Learning and Enrichment for children 6-17. Opportunities to socialize with peers in person or online. Classes offered from June 21-August 23rd.

Science & Robotics

Reading & Writing

Health & Wellness

Video Games

eSports

Computer Coding & Programming 

SAT Math & English Prep

email [email protected] 

Family Series Presented by Kean Stage and Premiere Stages

All Family Series shows will be performed outdoors on the Lawn at Enlow Hall on Kean University's East Campus.  Chairs will be provided and seating will be arranged in pods with space between groups.

Ticket packages available.

Sleeping Beauty, Pinocchio, and Galumpha

Summer Connections 2021-Free Therapeutic Camp

Richard Hall Mental Health Community Center is offering Teens Aged 12-14 who have experienced challenges due to abuse/neglect/trauma activities from 9-4 p.m. that include Trips to Duke Farms & Turtleback Zoo, Trip to Safe Harbor, Equine Therapy, Cooking Class, Yoga Wellness class, Living skills, Bricks4Kidz, Pet Therapy and Movies!  

Somerset County Park Commission Therapeutic Recreation SUMMER EXPLORATIONS

A Summer Day Program for Children with Learning Disabilities, Asperger's Syndrome, High Functioning Autism, or a Mild Intellectual Disability (ages 9-15).  This summer program offers 6 ONE week sessions for children ages 9-15. From July 12-August 20th.  Each week will be different themed with a variety of hands-on activities. 

Abilities Summer Internship Opportunities 2021

Paid Summer Internship Program Earn $12 per hour!  An opportunity for students to reinforce soft skills, "Get a Plan, Get a Job, Keep a Job," provided by Abilities Pre-Employment Transition Services.  Eligibility requirements, how to sign up and contact information on flyer.