Camp Anglewood - Elkins Park Pennsylvania

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2020 Season Update! - June 9th, 2020

Currently registered camp families should all have received an email on June 6th, 2020.
Included in it is very important information along with a questionnaire and forms to fill out and return prior to your camper's first day.
If you do not see the email in your inbox, please check your spam folder as well. 

If you have not received it please contact or ASAP.
Thanks so much!

Joyce, Chris, Mike and Greg Hill
Camp Anglewood

Coronavirus Update - May 25th, 2020

We hope everyone is continuing to be safe and healthy during this most challenging time. Hopefully, the light at the end of the tunnel is starting to shine a bit brighter.

On Friday May 22, Governor Wolf announced that all of the counties in our area are expected to move into the Yellow Phase on June 5, 2020. More specifically, he indicated that Day Camps will be allowed to open to provide essential childcare to help the economy re-open.

We now feel more confident that our 2020 season will take place as scheduled from June 22, 2020 through August 21, 2020. We are happy to have our government’s support and are excited that we will see our extended Anglewood family having Tons of Summer Fun in a few weeks.

Never-the-less, given the current environment and guidelines from the health department experts, the 2020 season will be challenging. In addition to our normal safe and fun program, we will be implementing all applicable health and safety guidelines and procedures to prevent the transmission of any pathogens. The collective guidance has become clearer and includes the following actions/changes:

• Face Masks
• Increased hand washing and personal cleanliness
• Daily screenings upon entry, including temperature checks
• Increased focus on waivers and health histories
• Additional facility cleaning and sanitation
• Smaller group sizes
• Activity adjustments to promote more social distancing
• Elimination of camp provided transportation

We are currently working with our staff of counselors and nurses to insure the best implementation of these guidelines. More specific information on new procedures and modified activities will be shared directly with registered camper families in the first week of June.

In the meantime, we’re looking forward to giving our campers a safe and fun summer at Anglewood. Stay Safe! 

Joyce, Chris, Mike and Greg Hill
Camp Anglewood

Coronavirus Update - April 30th, 2020

We are still planning to open camp on time. The first day will be June 22, 2020, Various states and localities are preparing to relax some social distancing guidelines. Target dates, mostly in May, to allow child care and related industries to re-open are being discussed. These developments are not definitive, but are favorable toward allowing us to open on June 22.
With this hope in mind, we are keeping the April 30 tuition due date. This will allow us to prepare staff levels & group assignments in a timely manner as well as institute all the new CDC, Health Department, and American Camping Association protocols necessary to keep campers, parents, and staff as safe as possible this summer. We would appreciate it if all of our camp families shared as much of their summer schedule with us as soon as possible and honor our tuition and preparation deadlines.

We hope that everyone is staying home, healthy, and safe during this challenging time. We are looking forward to the first day in June so we can all get back out of the house and have a safe and fun summer at camp.

Call or email us with questions. Stay tuned for more information.

Joyce, Chris, Mike, and Greg Hill
Camp Anglewood

Coronavirus Update - April 8th, 2020

We hope all of you are staying healthy and safe. We are planning, and looking forward to continue with another season of camp at Anglewood this summer. However, we are monitoring the current situation with the Coronavirus and will be governed accordingly. Any prudent steps we need to take to ensure the health and safety of our Anglewood Family will be based on relevant updates and instructions from the CDC, government entities, and health departments.
We will keep all of our camp families informed of any updates to the 2020 camp season via our website, Facebook, and Instagram. Let's hope we all get through this pandemic sooner than later so that we can enjoy another wonderful summer at Anglewood!

Stay home and take care.

Joyce, Chris, Mike & Greg Hill
Camp Anglewood

Coronavirus FAQ’s

With the uncertainty surrounding the current Coronavirus pandemic, we thought it would be helpful to provide answers to some of the most important concerns of our Anglewood family.

When is the full tuition balance due for the 2020 camp season?
We have decided to move the balance due date from April 15th to April 30th. This is now reflected on our 2020 application which is available on the Camp Forms page. If you authorized us to charge the balance due, it will be processed on or after April 30th. Please call or email us with any concerns.

How will Camp Anglewood’s refund policy be handled this year?
•If camp opens as scheduled for a full season this year, we will operate with our normal refund policy as stated on the application.

•If the 2020 camp season is shortened in some way, tuition will be adjusted accordingly.
Parents can receive either:
a) the prorated portion of their tuition as a credit for the 2021 season
b) the prorated portion as a refund.

•If the 2020 camp season is cancelled, parents have a choice regarding their refund.
Parents can receive either:
a) a full tuition refund minus $200 for non-recoverable administrative fees
b) a full tuition refund minus $500 credited as a deposit for the 2021 camp season
c) a receipt for credit toward the 2021 camp season if no refund is requested

What impacts will the Coronavirus Situation have on Camp Anglewood this summer?
It is too early to tell what the coronavirus situation will be when camp opens. We will take all steps to ensure the safety of our campers, parents, and staff while still providing a fulfilling camp experience. We will coordinate with our nurses and counselors to meet or exceed CDC guidelines along with local and state health department standards. Additional communication with parents and staff will take place before opening day to update everyone of changes to our normal operations. Check back frequently for more news. We all want to spend another wonderful summer at Anglewood! Stay tuned!


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