Summer Day Camp

Check out Carlisle Parks and Recreation's 2021 Summer Day Camp!  This 11-week, full-day camp is packed full with fun weekly themed games and crafts; sports and other challenges; and walking field trips in downtown Carlisle including adventuring at local parks, and trips to the Carlisle Community Pool every Monday and Friday.  Campers will make amazing friendships, great memories, and have positive role models.  Playground Leaders undergo strict clearances.  

 IS OUR CAMP THE RIGHT FIT FOR YOUR CHILD:

Camp Type: Traditional — wide variety of activities, chance for campers to try new activities, exposure to more campers and staff at varying activities

  • Staff might not be as trained with the skills for your child’s challenges as a special needs or specialty camp. 

 Camp Structure:

  • Themed activities/crafts, games, walking field trips, swimming, free play
  • In order for your child to succeed in our camp, he/she must be able to:
    - follow directions
    - use bathroom independently 
    - ability to keep pace with group on walking field trips (up to two miles round trip)

*If your child does require 1v1 assistance, we ask that an aide attends camp with your child (see below). 

 WHO:       Ages *5-14 years
*Must have completed Kindergarten.

WHERE:    Held @ the Stuart Community Center, 415 Franklin St

WHEN:      Monday—Friday, June 14—August 27, 2021

Week 1: 6/14—6/18   Summer Kickoff
Week 2: 6/21—6/25   Under the Sea
Week 3: 6/28—7/2  Space is the Place
Week 4: 7/6—7/9 (No Camp: 7/5)  Olympics/Spirit Week
Week 5: 7/12—7/16  Mad Scientist
Week 6: 7/19—7/23  Curious Critters
Week 7: 7/26—7/30   Around the World
Week 8: 8/2—8/6   Camps got Talent
Week 9: 8/9—8/13  The Great Outdoors
Week 10: 8/16—8/20  Movin’ & Groovin’
Week 11: 8/23—8/27  Rest & Relaxation

 

SDC 2021 - Camp Overview

TIME: 
       8:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m. (Bring snacks and lunch)
+ Extended Hours: early AM = 7:30 - 8:00 a.m. and late PM = 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

COST (per week):

  • $140/resident (live in Carlisle Borough or Carlisle Barracks)
  • $154/non-resident (live outside the  Carlisle Borough - other municipality)
  • + Extended Hours: $5/early AM, and/or $15/late PM 

REGISTRATION:  Registration opens Friday, April 2nd ONLINE and Monday, April 5th IN PERSON/OVER THE PHONE

  • Call in: (717) 243-3318
  • Go online: www.CarlislePA.org/REGISTER
  • Space is limited each week
  • Sign up for one week, multiple weeks, or all 7 weeks
  • Registration is required at least one week in advance (Monday of the week prior)
  • Registration closes Friday @ 12:00 p.m. of the week prior

CANCELLATION/REFUND POLICY:

  • NO transfers/refunds less than one week prior to the start of camp
  • A $10 late fee will apply if registering after Monday of the week prior

REQUIRED FORMS: *These forms must be returned two weeks prior to your child attending Summer Day Camp.

DROP OFF/PICK UP:

  • Drop-off children from 8:00 - 8:15 a.m.
  • Pick-up children from 3:45 - 4:00 p.m.

WHAT TO BRING:

  • Backpack
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Packed lunch/snacks
  • Wear sneakers
  • Sunscreen / sun protection

 SUPPORT STAFF:

  • If your child requires an aide (TSS/BSC) during the school year, please contact knajdek@carlislepa.org to discuss an aide attending camp with your child.


Summer Day Camp
QUESTIONS?
Kelsey Najdek, Recreation Assistant
(717) 240-6953
knajdek@carlislepa.org  

Carlisle Community Walkable, Welcoming,
Vibrant, Bikeable, Active, Fun
CARLISLE PARKS & RECREATION 415 Franklin Street
Carlisle. PA 17013
+ 717 243 3318 MON - FRI 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM