The Oval Events
The OVAL is a great place for girls to explore and discover the out-of-doors while forging friendships and making memories to last a lifetime.
The Oval Site Reservation
The Oval, located in the picturesque South Mountain Reservation in Maplewood, NJ, is the perfect place for a group picnic, bridging ceremony, hiking, or camping. You can rent for day use, overnight use or for the whole weekend. Please look through our Site Reservation Packet for specific information or contact eBizCampSupport@gshnj.org with any questions.
The OVAL Summer Camp Employment (Maplewood, NJ)
The OVAL Summer Day Camp provides fun and education programs that are designed to give girls new and unique opportunities to learn, grow and make friends.
All staff participate in three days of pre-camp training where they become oriented to the camp, job responsibilities, procedures and rules and work on their counseling and camp skills. The OVAL summer day camp follows the program standards for health, safety, and security guidelines of GSHNJ, GSUSA, the American Camp Association and the New Jersey Youth Camp Standards are followed.
The OVAL is currently looking for summer staff. To successfully complete the employment process, please return the employment application and obtain three references. Applicants will be contacted by email regarding the status of their application. Applicants under the age of 18 must submit Working Papers. These forms can be requested from your High School Guidance Department.