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Event Calendar

Are you looking for an upcoming camp fair, standards course, conference, training, or any other event? View the event calendar for upcoming events and event details.

10/01/2014 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Fall Day Camp Conference

Join us as we pay tribute to camping legend Ben Appelbaum’s enthusiasm and service to our industry through a day dedicated to day camp programs. This year's conference will include tours of two great Westchester camps' grounds and facilities.  This year’s conference will not include any sessions so that we have time to see all that these camps have to offer!

We are thrilled to announce Mohawk Day Camp & Mount Tom Day Camp as our gracious hosts this year! Click here to view the conference agenda. 
To register for the conference please sign-in to the online registration tool .  Need help logging in or registering please email Tara at or call the office at (212) 391-5208 
Pricing: $70 per member and $80 per non-member. 


10/14/2014 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Volunteer Recognition Party

ACA, NY & NJ wants to say thank you for all of your dedication and commitment to the organization. Come join us in celebrating all of our volunteers with drinks and light fare.This event is for  members who have volunteered on any of our committees in the past year.


We'll be celebrating at the Houndstooth Pub, located at 520 8th Avenue in New York City.


10/15/2014 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
EPIC Fall Breakfast Clubs

Join fellow EPICs for a roundtable discussion over breakfast in one of four locations! Click here for the registration form and hope to see you there! 


ACA NY & NJ Office: 1375 Broadway, 4th Floor, New York NY

TLC Office: 85 Cresent Beach Rd, Glen Cove, NJ

Jeff Lake Camp: 15 Bleeker Street, Millburn, NJ

CampGroup Office: 3 New King Street, White Plains, NY 


10/23/2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Nonprofit Conference

A one day conference for professionals in the not for profit camp industry. Come and hear from professionals about trends in the industry (funding/staffing/programming), learn from colleagues and share ideas, and participate in break-out discussions and group work.  


Location: Project Morry office (350 Executive Blvd, Elmsford, NY 10523)

Price: $20 for Members, $25 for Non-Members 


To register for conference please sign-in to the online registration tool. Need help logging in or registering, please email Tara at or call the office at 212-391-5208 





10/30/2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Joe Kruger Youth Development Conference: I Can’t Keep Calm Because I Have Anxiety

The 2014 Joe Kruger Conference will focus on “I Can’t Keep Calm Because I Have Anxiety.” With a growing population of campers, parents and staff arriving at camp with diagnosed and undiagnosed levels of anxiety, keynote speaker, Catherine Steiner-Adair will address the variety of social pressures our camp populations are facing at home and bringing with them in their duffel to camp. Steiner-Adair, along with a number of fantastic break-out speakers, will provide hands on tools for dealing with our camp families and staff as they navigate their way through their summer experience. Do you have campers, staff and parents with some level of anxiety? Then this is the conference for you! Please click here for a overview of the conference day schedule. 


To register for the conference please sign-in to the online registration tool .  Need help logging in or registering please email Tara at or call the office at (212) 391-5208 


Venue: Doubletree by Hilton in Fort Lee, NJ (just 20 minutes from Midtown Manhattan)

Pricing: $79 per member and $99 per non-member


11/11/2014 11:00 AM - 1:15 PM
Director Roundtable Series

Come disucss hot topics with fellow Directors. This will be held at Ben's Deli in Midtown Manhattan, 209 W 38th St. New York, NY 10018. Registration is free and meals are paid for by attendees.

Please fill out the registration form and email it Tara DeLuccia at or fax it to the ACA office at 866-553-9264