If you want good educational resources, you do not need to look further than Blackwood's Camden County College campus. Camden County College provides Blackwood with access to a high-quality community college, ensuring that locals can get a great education without traveling too far out of town. The college offers more than 100 degree and certificate programs, with flexible scheduling for those who are working their way through school. The college offers online classes so students can study at home as well as an honors program for hard-driving academics. For Blackwood locals looking to start or continue their education, Camden County College stands ready to help.
Timber Creek Park
Locals of Blackwood can find an easy escape from city life in Timber Creek Park, where 128 acres of woodland scenery wait for them. The park includes a 9-acre area where locals can bring their canine companions to play off leash. Leashed dogs are also welcome anywhere else in the park. The park is home to the Blackwood Railroad Trail, a scenic bike and pedestrian path that runs for almost three miles along an old abandoned railway. If you travel the full length of the trail, you will even come across a restored railway caboose!
If you want to go shopping, then Blackwood is your kind of town. Locals can get all the deals they want at the Deptford Mall near the north end of Blackwood. Deptford Mall boasts of all kinds of shops with great deals in each, not to mention a wide range of excellent restaurants. No need to rack your brain deciding what gift to get someone for a special occasion. Mall gift cards will work fine at a huge variety of shops, making them the ultimate gift. The mall also has plenty of extras, like an outdoor ice-skating rink.