Sadly, we must let you know that our
Campus Kids Minisink founder, owner and
director, Jani Brokaw, passed away suddenly in
late December. After decades of leadership at
Campus Kids, Jani leaves a legacy that has
impacted the lives of thousands of campers and
staff. As a respected leader in the
American Camp Association, Jani also had an
impact on the camp profession across the
Unfortunately, we must also say that Campus Kids
Minisink has closed. A loss such as this, among many
other factors, makes it impossible to continue
camp operations at CK-Minisink.
We mourn Jani's loss, and we apologize to all of
our loyal campers, their families and our staff.
We thank you for being part of the CK-M family.
May our camp friendships and memories always be
What are the options for 2016?
Campus Kids-New Jersey, the other "weekday
sleep-away camp", is still accepting
camper enrollments for the summer.
Though the setting is different from CK-M, the
philosophy is the same and there is daily,
individual choice of camp activities. Some
of your favorite CK-M activities are offered
at the New Jersey camp and some of them are not, but you will
also find some activities
that were not available at CK-M. You can see
it all by taking an
online tour. And we would be
happy to give you an in-person private
tour on a Saturday or Sunday.
There are also openings on the 2016 CK-NJ
staff. You can review
available staff positions here. Please
note that counselors must be at least 18 AND
have completed one year of college or other
post-high school experience.