After 9 years in Great Neck providing an excellent camp experience for children in pre-K to 8th grade, Basecamp 252 is moving to Mineola. The pre-K-5th grade program blends educational instruction with fun camp activities. The academic program consists of reading, writing, math, and science. The recreational activities include drama, arts and crafts, environmental exploration, sports, and music. The 6th through 8th grade program offers English, math, history, and science. The recreational activities include drama class, music producing class, arts and crafts, science projects, environmental exploration, sports, journalism, and exploration of Chinese language and culture. Campers go on field trips once a week.