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SUMMER CAMPS

CAMP ExL 2015

Come have fun and grow with us this summer!

Charlottesville Parks and Recreation and Charlottesville City Schools’ CLASS program have teamed up to bring you an exciting and fun summer camp experience. Our goal is to offer a comprehensive summer program that focuses on extended learning activities and fun recreational activities, programs and field trips. Participants will experience traditional camp activities, enrichment clubs, swimming, sports, active play, indoor and outdoor games, arts, crafts, nature and science. Also included is a nutritious breakfast and lunch provided by the USDA Summer Food Service Program.

Who

Open to all CCS students and Charlottesville residents

Children in Pre-K-3rd grades during the 2014-15 school year

(Pre-K students must have birth date prior to October 1, 2010)

What

Six one-week sessions

When

June 15- July 24, 2015

9am-4pm, Monday-Friday

Camps will be closed on Thursday, July 3

*Starting date for Camp ExL is contingent on the last day of school for the Charlottesville City Schools*

Wraparound Care

7:30-9am & 4-6pm

Where

3 city elementary sites, TBD

Transportation

Busing will be offered at 9am and 4:15pm at select locations. Bus stops will be limited and will not be the same as the school bus stops during the year. Bus stops cannot be changed.

Registration

Begins in March for all city school students and city residents. You may register at:

CLASS

Venable Annex

416 13th St NW

Charlottesville, VA 22903

434.245.2501

 

Pre-teen Camps

Come have fun and grow with us this summer! Our goal is to offer a comprehensive summer program that focuses on extended learning activities and fun recreational activities, programs and field trips. Participants will experience traditional camp activities, enrichment clubs, swimming, sports, active play, indoor and outdoor games, arts, crafts, nature and science. Also included is a nutritious breakfast and lunch provided through the USDA Summer Food Service Program. Financial assistance is available through our Scholarship Policy.

Who:

Open to youth currently in grades 4th-6th during the 2014-2015 school year.

What:

Six one-week sessions

When:

June 15- July 24, 2015

9am-4pm, Monday-Friday

Camps will be closed on Thursday, July 3

Wraparound Care

7:30-9:00am & 4:00-5:30pm M-F, for an additional fee

Where:

Carver Recreation Center and Walker School

Transportation:

To and from Carver and Walker will be provided at 9am & 4pm. Bus stops will be limited and will not be the same as the school bus stops during the year. Bus stops cannot be changed.

Registration

Will begin in March for all city school students and city residents. You may register at:

Teen Camp

Don't sit at home and be bored! Come to the Teen Center and hang out with friends and meet some new ones. We will be taking field trips through out the summer to various "cool" spots, in and around Charlottesville. Other activities include basketball, pool, roller skating, music, dancing, swimming, arts, crafts, sports and other recreational activities. Also included is a nutritious lunch, provided through the USDA Summer Food Service Program. Financial assistance is available through our Scholarship Policy.

Who:

Open to youth currently in 7th-11th grades during the 2014-2015 school year.

What:

Six one-week sessions

When:

June 15- July 24, 2015

9am-4pm, Monday-Friday

Camps will be closed on Thursday, July 3

Where:

Key Recreation Center

Registration

Will begin in March for all city school students and city residents. You may register at:

  • Charlottesville Parks and Recreation, 501 East Main Street



Playground Camps

The three week Playground program is a supplement to our regular summer camp program, running after our 6 week camps let out. Campers will participate in extended learning activities, fun recreational activities, programs and field trips. Participants will also experience traditional camp activities, swimming, sports, active play, indoor and outdoor games, arts, crafts, nature and science. They will also receive a nutritious breakfast and lunch provided through the USDA Summer Food Service Program. Carver is open to youth currently in grades Pre K-3rd and Key is open to youth currently in grades 4th-8th. Financial assistance is available through our Scholarship Policy.

Who:

Open to youth currently in grades PreK-8th during the 2013-2014 school year.

What:

Three one-week sessions

When:

July 27-July 31

August 3-7

August 10-14

7:30am-5:30pm, Monday-Friday

Where:

Carver and Key Recreation Centers

Registration

Will begin in March for all city school students and city residents. You may register at:

  • Charlottesville Parks and Recreation, 501 East Main Street