Camp Blog

  • #TBT to The Most Beautiful Dresses Ever

    #TBT to The Most Beautiful Dresses Ever

    If you were an Appel Farmer in the last 10 years or so, it is likely that you have worn one of the most beautiful dresses ever… One of four, bought at the Deptford Mall by some very fancy counselors who wanted to be the most beautiful counselors* at the …Read More »
  • Evening Activities

    Evening Activities

      Evening Activities Evening Activities are a time when the entire camp comes together just to have fun! They are different every night and include activities like Scavenger Hunts, Bunk Activities, Campfires, Dances, Workshops, Carnivals, and Performances. On the first night of camp, we have the Camp Welcome Extravaganza, an …Read More »
  • Send some Appel Farm LOVE to your camp friends this “Pal”entine’s Day!

    Send some Appel Farm LOVE to your camp friends this “Pal”entine’s Day!

    Remember the amazing friends you made at camp? Remember how you felt like you had finally found your other half, your long lost sister or brother, someone who liked all the same things as you? Remember how great that felt to connect to a community and find a place to …Read More »
  • Finding Your Passion

    Finding Your Passion

    By: Natasha Thompson |  I didn’t grow up with much exposure to theater. In fact, I can count the number of plays I saw before college on my left hand. However, when I went away to school, I made it a point to try new things. I spent a lot …Read More »
  • #TBT to Piggybacking Around Camp

    #TBT to Piggybacking Around Camp

    Appel Farm is a great place for hugs and getting a thumbs up, and it turns out it’s just likely your camp friends will carry you on their backs…literally. Figuratively, too, which is important. Your camp friends will get to know you quickly, and just when you are missing your family, …Read More »
  • New Year’s Resolutions – Appel Farm Style!

    New Year’s Resolutions – Appel Farm Style!

      Have you made your New Year’s Resolutions yet? Try one of these fun and easy resolutions to get the ball rolling! Every year at this time people all over the world are resolving to do something better, try something new, try something again, develop a new habit, and the …Read More »
  • Visual Arts and Green Corps at Appel Farm Arts Camp

    Visual Arts and Green Corps at Appel Farm Arts Camp

      Throw a pot, paint a mural, sculpt your wildest dreams, plant a garden. Possibilities are endless when you let your imagination take the lead. Visual Arts Campers in the Visual Arts program choose a specific medium to study, learning and practicing new skills and techniques, and working on projects. …Read More »
  • #TBT to Trash Can Pillow Fights

    #TBT to Trash Can Pillow Fights

  • Dance at Appel Farm

    Dance at Appel Farm

      Music, story, rhythm — Dance! Express yourself through the magic, discipline, and sheer physical energy of dance. Appel Farm’s Dance Program is growing by leaps and bounds! We are offering more classes than ever, with majors in Ballet, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Modern and Contemporary with differentiated instruction to meet the needs of beginning through advanced …Read More »
  • #TBT to 55 Thumbs Up for Appel Farm

    #TBT to 55 Thumbs Up for Appel Farm

    Can we get a thumbs up for Appel Farm? We can. (55 of them to be exact!) Thumbs up for the Aussies, and all the vegemite they tricked us into trying.  Aussie! Aussie! Aussie! Oy! Oy! Oy!  Thumbs up for the confidence of this front man, adoring fans mirrored in his …Read More »