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*CAMP – WEEK 6*

Posted by MSX Camp on Sunday, July 25th, 2021

Monday
Lunch – Grilled Cheese / alternate: Hot Dog
Kindergarten & Grade 1 PADDLE – bring sneakers and a paddle racket if you have one
Grades 2-5 TENNIS – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one
 
Tuesday
Lunch – Chicken Nuggets / alternate: Hot Dog
Special – Dance on the DL for all campers!
 
Wednesday
Lunch – Hamburger / alternate: Hot Dog
Special – Special: YOGA! Bring a mat if you have one
Grade 2-5 TENNIS- bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one
 
Thursday
Lunch – Ham & Cheese Wrap / alternate: Hot Dog
Special – FIELD DAY! 
TALENT SHOW @ 12:20pm – Parents welcome to watch!
 
Friday
Lunch – Mac & Cheese Bites / alternate: Hot Dog
Kindergarten & Grade 1 TENNIS – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one
Grades 2-5 PADDLE – bring sneakers and a paddle racket if you have one
 
 

CAMP COUNSELOR APPRECIATION DAY

Posted by MSX Camp on Thursday, July 15th, 2021

Camp Counselor Appreciation Day is FRIDAY, JULY 23!
 
At camp drop-off, there will be bags with each counselor’s name to collect special notes, cards, artwork, friendship bracelets, LEGO inventions – whatever your kiddo creates to say THANK YOU!
 
If your child will not be at camp next week, you can drop any gift(s) to me before then.
 
To contribute towards counselors’ CA$H TIP$:
    • Venmo me @KatieBriggs4
    • Drop a check in my mailbox at 23 Chestnut Street
    • Drop a check in Rachel’s mailbox at 11 Bittersweet Lane
    • Find me or Rachel at the pool this week with cash/check
    • Suggested donation is $20 per child. 
FYI *Cash tips do not include Director Sarah & Assistant Director Jessica. If you would like to thank them separately, there will be bags with their names too!*
 
Any questions please contact Katie (917) 715-1567 or Rachel (203) 249-3931

Week 4

Posted by MSX Camp on Friday, July 9th, 2021

Monday, July 12
Lunch – Grilled Cheese / alternate: Hot Dog
Kindergarten & Grade 1 PADDLE – bring sneakers and a paddle racket if you have one
Grades 2-5 TENNIS – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one
 
Tuesday July 13
Lunch – Chicken Nuggets / alternate: Hot Dog
Special – Acting Out for Preschool-Grade 1!
 
Wednesday July 14
Lunch – Hamburger / alternate: Hot Dog
Special – HALLOWEEN IN JULY – Come dressed in your favorite costume!
Grade 2-5 TENNIS- bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one
 
Thursday July 15
Lunch – Ham & Cheese Wrap / alternate: Hot Dog
Special – Magic Workshop for Grades 2-5! 
 
Friday July 16
Lunch – Mac & Cheese Bites / alternate: Hot Dog
Kindergarten & Grade 1 TENNIS – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one
Grades 2-5 PADDLE – bring sneakers and a paddle racket if you have one

NO CAMP – FRIDAY, JULY 9

Posted by MSX Camp on Thursday, July 8th, 2021

Due to the current tropical storm warning and

severe weather forecast for Darien,

MSX Day Camp has been CANCELLED

for tomorrow, Friday July 9.

As our policy states, we are unable to issue any refunds.

We apologize for any inconvenience and

hope to see you for Weeks 4, 5 & 6.

Stay safe & dry!

 

DAY CAMP WEEK 3

Posted by MSX Camp on Saturday, July 3rd, 2021

Monday July 5
Lunch – Grilled Cheese / alternate: Hot Dog
Kindergarten & Grade 1 PADDLE – bring sneakers and a paddle racket if you have one
Grades 2-5 TENNIS – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one
 
Tuesday July 6
Lunch – Chicken Nuggets / alternate: Hot Dog
Special – Dance on the DL!
 
Wednesday July 7
Lunch – Hamburger / alternate: Hot Dog
Grade 2-5 TENNIS- bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one
 
Thursday July 8
Lunch – Ham & Cheese Wrap / alternate: Hot Dog
Special – Bobby Valentine’s Sports Academy – bring a glove if you have one! 
 
Friday July 9
Lunch – Mac & Cheese Bites / alternate: Hot Dog
Kindergarten & Grade 1 TENNIS – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one
Grade 2-5 PADDLE – bring sneakers and a paddle racket if you have one

*MSX Day Camp – Week 2*

Posted by MSX Camp on Sunday, June 27th, 2021

*Day Camp Week 2*

June 28 – July 2

 

Monday June 28

Lunch – Grilled Cheese / alternate: Hot Dog

Kindergarten & Grade 1 PADDLE – bring sneakers and a paddle racket if you have one

Grades 2-5 TENNIS – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one

 

Tuesday June 29

Lunch – Chicken Nuggets / alternate: Hot Dog

Special – Yoga! Bring a yoga mat or towel

 

Wednesday June 30

Lunch – Hamburger / alternate: Hot Dog

Grade 2-5 TENNIS – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one

 

Thursday July 1

Lunch – Ham & Cheese Wrap / alternate: Hot Dog

Special – HOOPLA! 

 

Friday July 2

Lunch – Mac & Cheese Bites / alternate: Hot Dog

Kindergarten & Grade 1 TENNIS – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one

 

*Please look for your items on the Lost & Found bench at the camp entrance*

Camp Forms Due & INSTA signup!

Posted by MSX Camp on Saturday, June 19th, 2021

Camp begins on Monday, June 21!
 
All camp forms (sunscreen permission, health form and emergency information) are due. Please log in to your ACTIVE account and click on “My Programs” to complete them online.
 
Camp staff will be sharing great pictures and fun stories on a private INSTAGRAM account! To follow, please send your Instagram name to Sarah: sarahmsxcamp@gmail.com and send a request @ CAMPMSX.
 
Any questions or concerns, please reach out.
 
Thank you.

CAMP WEEK 1!

Posted by MSX Camp on Wednesday, June 16th, 2021

Monday, June 21

Kindergarten & 1st graders: PADDLE – Bring sneakers and a paddle racket if you have one. 30 minute lesson.

Grades 2-5: TENNIS – Bring white shorts/white t-shirt, sneakers and a tennis racket if you have one. 45 minute lesson.

Lunch: Grilled Cheese or Hot Dog. 

 

Tuesday, June 22

All Campers: Special – Magic Show

Lunch: Chicken Nuggets or Hot Dog

 

Wednesday, June 23

Grades 2-5: TENNIS – Bring white shorts/white t-shirt, sneakers and a tennis racket if you have one. 45 minute lesson.

Lunch: Hamburger or Hot Dog

 

Thursday, June 24

All Campers: Special – Bobby Valentine’s Sports Academy. Bring a glove if you have one!

Lunch: Ham & Cheese Wrap or Hot Dog

 

Friday, June 25

Kindergarten & Grade 1: TENNIS – Bring white shorts/white t-shirt, sneakers and a tennis racket if you have one. 30 minute lesson.

Grades 2-5: PADDLE – Bring sneakers and a paddle racket if you have one. 45 minute lesson.

Lunch: Mac n Cheese Bites or Hot Dog

 

Optional Camp Lunch – Menu from The Village Table

Posted by MSX Camp on Monday, June 14th, 2021

Snack bar lunch menu is as follows (each day includes fresh fruit or carrot sticks):

Monday – grilled cheese / alternate – hot dog

Tuesday – chicken nuggets / alternate – hot dog

Wednesday – hamburger / alternate – hot dog

Thursday – ham & cheese wrap / alternate – hot dog

Friday – mac and cheese bites / alternate – hot dog

 

*Lunches are $7.99 each day and will be billed to your MSX accounts and appear on your monthly statements*

Epi-pens for Camp

Posted by MSX Camp on Monday, June 14th, 2021

We are strongly committed to the health and safety of your children at MSX summer camp!
 
If your child has been diagnosed with an allergy/health condition that requires the use of an EpiPen/Benedryl at camp, please email Sarah at Sarahmsxcamp@gmail.com and provide an EpiPen that will not expire this summer.
 
Please place the EpiPen, a photo of your child, and updated medical orders/authorization in a manila envelope. Drop off at MSX on Thursday June 17 between 9:30am-12:30pm.
 
Any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah.
 
Thank you.

2021 Camp Specials

Posted by MSCAdmin on Thursday, June 10th, 2021

Check out this summer’s Specials:

Week 1
Magic show: all campers

Bobby V’s baseball/softball

Week 2
Yoga: 2nd-5th graders

Hoopla: all campers

Week 3
Dance on the DL: all campers

Bobby V’s baseball/softball

Week 4
Acting Out: preschoolers-1st graders

Magic class: 2nd-5th graders

Bobby V’s baseball/softball

Week 5
Yoga: 2nd-5th graders

Darien Nature Center: preschoolers-1st graders

Bobby V’s baseball/softball

Week 6
Yoga: 2nd-5th graders

Dance on DL: all campers

Bubbles Galore: all campers

CAMP – FINAL WEEK!

Posted by MSX Camp on Saturday, July 27th, 2019

Monday 7/29: 
  • Lunch – Grilled Cheese / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Senior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet
  • HALLOWEEN DAY – come dressed in your favorite costume!
Tuesday 7/30: 
  • Lunch – Chicken Nuggets / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Bobby Valentine’s – bring a glove!
Wednesday 7/31:
  • Lunch – FREE PIZZA
  • Senior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet 
  • Junior Paddle – bring sneakers and a paddle 
Thursday 8/1: 
  • Lunch – Ham & Cheese Wrap / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Bring the Hoopla – hula hooping for all campers!
Friday 8/2:
  • Lunch – Mac & Cheese Bites / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Junior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet 
  • Senior Paddle – bring sneakers and a paddle
  • Camper Appreciation Day – THANKS FOR A GREAT SUMMER!

Camp – Week 6 News

Posted by MSX Camp on Sunday, July 21st, 2019

Monday 7/22: 
  • Lunch – Grilled Cheese / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Senior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet
  • Seniors – Bobby Valentine’s (bring a glove!)
Tuesday 7/23: 
  • Lunch – Chicken Nuggets / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Juniors & PeeWees – Music with Miss Tracy
  • Car Wash
  • Swim lessons @ 1pm, Preteam at 1:30pm
Wednesday 7/24:
  • Lunch – FREE PIZZA
  • Senior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet 
  • Junior Paddle – bring sneakers and a paddle 
Thursday 7/25: 
  • Lunch – Ham & Cheese Wrap / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Seniors – Basket Weaving
Friday 7/26:
  • Lunch – Mac & Cheese Bites / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Junior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet 
  • Senior Paddle – bring sneakers and a paddle
  • ANNUAL MSX TALENT SHOW @ 12:15 – Show us what you’ve got! Singing, dancing, karate, juggling, baseball skills, yo-yo tricks, stand-up comedy… anything goes.

CAMP – Week 5 News

Posted by MSX Camp on Sunday, July 14th, 2019

Monday 7/15:

  • Lunch – Grilled Cheese / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Senior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet
  • DIY Tie Dye T-Shirts
  • Juniors & Pee Wees – Face Painting

Tuesday 7/16:

  • Lunch – Chicken Nuggets / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Seniors – Bobby Valentine’s (bring a glove!)

Wednesday 7/17:

  • Lunch – FREE PIZZA
  • Senior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet
  • Junior Paddle – bring sneakers and a paddle

Thursday 7/18:

  • Lunch – Ham & Cheese Wrap / alternate: Hot Dog
  • COUNSELOR APPRECIATION DAY – Bring homemade cards, drawings or keepsakes to say THANK YOU to your favorite counselors and staff! If you would like to donate toward the cash tip collection, please Venmo me @KatieBriggs4. Suggested donation is $20 per child. Thank you to the 39 families who have already donated!
  • Seniors – Magic Workshop

Friday 7/19:

  • Lunch – Mac & Cheese Bites / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Junior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet
  • Senior Paddle – bring sneakers and a paddle

CAMP COUNSELOR APPRECIATION DAY – Thursday, July 18

Posted by MSX Camp on Thursday, July 11th, 2019

On Thursday, July 18, please show our amazing counselors your appreciation!
There will be bags with each counselor’s name to collect special notes, artwork, friendship bracelets – whatever your kiddo creates. If your child will not be at camp that day, you can drop any gift(s) to me during the next week.
PeeWee/Junior Counselors: Katy, Shannon, Jeff, Rory
Senior Counselors: Owen, Ella, Emily, Emmett
Director: Miss Sarah
Assistant Director: Jessica
 
Cash tips will also be given. To contribute, please Venmo me @KatieBriggs4, drop a check in my mailbox at 6 Georgian Lane or find me at the pool this week. Suggested donation is $20 per child. 

**Swim Lessons Moved – July 9**

Posted by MSX Camp on Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

Due to the away swim meet, 
swim lessons will be as follows:
Lessons at 1:00pm
Pre-Team at 1:30pm
 
If you would like extended day at camp tomorrow (1:00-1:30) and a counselor to walk your child(ren) to the lesson, please advise Sarah via email or at drop off in the morning.

CAMP NEWS – WEEK 4 & COUNSELOR APPRECIATION!

Posted by MSX Camp on Sunday, July 7th, 2019

Monday 7/8: 
  • Lunch – Grilled Cheese / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Senior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet
Tuesday 7/9: 
  • Lunch – Chicken Nuggets / alternate: Hot Dog
  • ACTING OUT – PeeWees & Juniors (an interactive creative dramatics program)
  • Car Wash – Seniors 
Wednesday 7/10:
  • Lunch – FREE PIZZA
  • Senior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet 
  • Junior Paddle – bring sneakers and a paddle 
Thursday 7/11: 
  • Lunch – Ham & Cheese Wrap / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Bobby Valentine’s Sports – Seniors bring a glove!
Friday 7/12:
  • Lunch – Mac & Cheese Bites / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Junior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet 
  • Senior Paddle – bring sneakers and a paddle
 
COUNSELOR APPRECIATION DAY will be next Thursday, July 18. This is a fun way to say THANK YOU to your MSX Day Camp staff! They LOVE artsy cards, crafty key chains, personalized bookmarks and other Pinterest-worthy gifts from the kids. I am also organizing a voluntary money collection – suggested donation is $20 per child. Please drop in my mailbox @ 6 Georgian Lane – or via  Venmo @KatieBriggs4 or find me @ the pool! Thank you in advance for your generosity.

SWIM LESSON TIMES CHANGED – Tuesday, July 2

Posted by MSX Camp on Monday, July 1st, 2019

Due to Tuesday’s swim meet, swim lessons will be as follows:
Lessons at 1:00pm
Pre-Team at 1:30pm
 
If you would like extended day at camp (1:00-1:30) and a counselor to walk your child(ren) to the lesson, please advise Sarah at drop off in the morning.

Camp News – Week 3

Posted by MSX Camp on Saturday, June 29th, 2019

Monday 7/1: 
  • Lunch – Grilled Cheese / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Junior Paddle – bring sneakers and a paddle if you have one
  • Bobby Valentine’s Sports for Seniors – bring a glove 
  • Senior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one
Tuesday 7/2: 
  • Lunch – Chicken Nuggets / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Patriotic crafts and activities  
Wednesday 7/3:
  • Lunch – FREE PIZZA
  • Bring the Hoopla – Hula Hoop for all campers
  • Senior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one
  • Patriotic crafts and activities 
     
Thursday 7/4: 
  • NO CAMP – Happy 4th!
          
Friday 7/5:
  • Lunch – Mac & Cheese Bites / alternate: Hot Dog
  • Junior Tennis – bring whites, sneakers and a racquet if you have one
  • Senior Paddle – bring sneakers and a paddle if you have one

No PreTeam Practice Today

Posted by MSX Camp on Thursday, June 27th, 2019

**There will be NO pre-team practice today, Thursday 6/27, due to Friday’s White Meet.**
 
Pickup is normal time for all campers.

Summer Specials & Reminders

Posted by MSX Camp on Sunday, June 23rd, 2019

Week 2 – 6/24:

    • Tuesday – Bobby Valentine’s Sports (Seniors – BRING A GLOVE!), Dance on the DL (all campers).

Week 3 – 7/1:

    • Monday – Bobby Valentine’s Sports (Seniors – BRING A GLOVE!)
    • Wednesday – Hip Hop

Week 4 – 7/8:

    • Tuesday – Acting Out (Juniors & Pee Wees), Car Wash (Seniors)
    • Thursday – Bobby Valentine’s Sports (Seniors – BRING A GLOVE!)

Week 5 – 7/15:

    • Monday – Face Painting (Juniors & Pee Wees)
    • Tuesday – Bobby Valentine’s (Seniors – BRING A GLOVE!)
    • Thursday – COUNSELOR APPRECIATION DAY!
    • Thursday – Magic Workshop (Seniors)

Week 6 – 7/22:

    • Monday – Bobby Valentine’s (Seniors – BRING A GLOVE!)
    • Tuesday – Music with Miss Tracy (Juniors & Pee Wees), Car Wash
    • Friday – Talent Show

Week 7 – 7/29:

    • Monday – HALLOWEEN DAY!
    • Tuesday – Bobby Valentine’s Sports (Seniors – BRING A GLOVE!)
    • Thursday – Hip Hop Hula Hoop (all campers)

REMINDERS:

  • Bring a swimsuit and towel EVERY DAY!
  • When signing in, please check off lunch option (buying or bringing), and after camp activities (swim, tennis, etc.)
  • Camp begins at 9:00am. If you drop-off earlier, you will be considered early drop-off and be charged $5.
  •  Check the lost & found boxes at each tent for your child’s items.

Weekly Camp Schedule & INSTAGRAM Update

Posted by MSX Camp on Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

Monday-Thursday: All level free swim and PeeWee swim lessons 

Monday – Senior tennis (bring whites and tennis shoes)

Wednesday – Junior paddle (bring sneakers and paddle). Except July 1 week – Monday July 1 will be paddle.

Wednesday – Senior tennis (bring whites and tennis shoes)

Friday – Junior tennis (bring whites and tennis shoes)

Friday – Senior paddle (bring sneakers and paddle)

 

**INSTAGRAM – To follow, send an email to sarahmsxcamp@gmail.com with your Instagram name and request to follow @campmsx. For privacy reasons, She will ONLY accept requests after she receives your email. Pictures and stories will begin Day 1 of camp!**

2019 Summer Camp Lunch Menu

Posted by MSX Camp on Monday, June 17th, 2019

Snack bar lunch menu is as follows (each day includes fresh fruit or vegetable and
lemonade):

Monday – grilled cheese / alternate – hot dog

Tuesday – chicken nuggets / alternate – hot dog

Wednesday – pizza (no charge)

Thursday – ham & cheese wrap / alternate – hot dog

Friday – mac and cheese bites / alternate – hot dog

 

*Lunches are $5.75 each and will be billed to your MSX accounts and appear on your monthly statements*

Day Camp begins this Wednesday, June 19!

Posted by MSX Camp on Monday, June 17th, 2019

A few reminders before we kick-off another fun camp season:
  • Please send your child(ren) to camp with a bathing suit, towel, goggles, and a change of clothes each day. Label everything to avoid the lost & found!
  • Apply sunscreen before dropping them off – even on cloudy days!
  • Wednesdays are FREE pizza day, so no need pack or buy a lunch, unless you are opting out of pizza.
  • Wednesdays are SENIOR TENNIS days – Seniors should bring tennis whites, tennis sneakers and a racket if they have one. There are rackets to borrow if necessary.
  • Wednesdays are JUNIOR PADDLE days – Juniors should bring sneakers and a paddle if they have one.
  • If your child brings any food containing nuts, please label them AND inform the staff at drop-off.   
  • Please do NOT send your children with electronic games or phones to camp.
  • If you plan to drop-off early (8:30-9am) or pick-up late (1-1:30pm) please email Sarah to confirm: sarahmsxcamp@gmail.com. Fee is $5 for each 1/2 hour.
 
Day camp updates can always be found on our website.

 

Any questions or concerns, please contact Katie (917) 715-1567 or Sarah (203) 554-3225.
 
Happy Summer!

Camp forms DUE and INSTAGRAM signup!

Posted by MSX Camp on Monday, June 10th, 2019

Camp begins next week – Wednesday, June 19!
 
All camp forms (sunscreen permission, health form and emergency information) are due TODAY. Please log in to your ACTIVE account and click on “My Programs” to complete them online.
 
New this summer: Sarah and her staff will be sharing great pictures and stories on a private INSTAGRAM!
 
To follow, please send your Instagram name to Sarah: sarahmsxcamp@gmail.com and send a request @ CAMPMSX.
 
Any questions or concerns, please reach out.
 
Thank you.