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Mill Basin day camp kids mark the end of a special summer in Brooklyn

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Kids enrolled in the Mill Basin Day Camp traded in their play clothes for elaborate gowns, party duds and carnival masks as they participated in the camp’s annual black tie gala, highlighting the end of another successful summer.

“[The camp] is always wonderful, but this was the best year ever,” reflected camp owner Jack Grosbard at the El Caribe Country Club on Strickland Avenue as he watched kids walk into the ballroom. “There’s a lot of tears at the end, but everyone had a great time.”

After a scrumptious dinner, children spent the night palling around and learning the latest dance moves from their instructors, many of whom were former campers themselves.

Last week’s black tie gala culminated another successful Mill Basin Day Camp Summer Program, which, since its inception in 1998, continues to bring smiles.

Their success can be reflected in the fact that the Mill Basin Day Camp has grown to be one of the largest summer camps in the borough.

The camp’s state-of-the-art facility offers a wide range of activities for children entering Pre-K thru 9th grade.

Each camp program has its own unique and innovative curriculum that best suits the needs of the varying ages of the campers.

This year’s program included a new computer graphics room, a game show program and a Karaoke room where children were given the chance to become the next Mill Basin Idol.

The children also took part in a special carnival day filled with thrilling rides and games.

Now that school has started, the Mill Basin Day Camp wasted no time in opening up their after-school program.

Anyone wishing to join in the fun next year or learn more about the after-school program can contact the camp at (718) 251-6200.

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Reader Feedback

melissa from park slope says:
I go here and it is AWESOME!!!!!
May 11, 2012, 9:58 pm
melissa from sheepshead bay says:
My daughter goes here a nd is goingag again she is teen quest the first time it costs a lot bit id
May 24, 2012, 3:38 pm
yasmine from millbasin says:
this camp brings out the kids true colors and it also could have our kid coming home with a different attitude because your kid wont act bad because they are having so much fun and if they did they will be kicked out of the camp. this camp can make your child more social because they take the kids so much places.mill basin day camp might cost a bit but it is so worth it you really get what you pay for. you will never regret this decision . this camp can give your children a 2day and 1night vacation away from home . you might feel a little hesitant about this decision. but dont worry i felt the same way but i trusted the camp to take care of my child and they did i felt i was sitting their next to her because every second i got a different email about their every move. i advise not to send your kid their with technologies because they might not even use it they are busy having fun anyways. and if your child lost their technologies it is not the camps fault it is theirs because it specifically said not to send your kid with that. and their is alot of activities including the black tie gala and color war and last but not least the talent shoe
Aug. 18, 2012, 11:29 pm

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