Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Register Now for Summer Camp

Now is the time to register your child for summer camp with the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities. The department’s summer camp for children ages 5 – 11 will be held at 16 community centers around the city from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday starting June 24 and continuing through August 23.  Each day the children will be provided with breakfast and lunch and engaged in physical exercise and fun, creative activities and road trips surrounding the theme “Road Trip USA.”
      Registration is $250 per child for city residents and $400 for non-city residents and takes place at the following 16 sites on weekdays from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

  • Battery Park, 2803 Dupont Circle
  • Bellemeade, 1800 Lynhaven Ave.
  • Blackwell, 300 E. 15th St.
  • Broad Rock, 4615 Ferguson Lane
  • Creighton Court, 2001 Creighton Rd.
  • Fisher, 3701 Garden Rd.
  • Hickory Hill, 3000 E. Belt Blvd.
  • Hotchkiss, 701 E. Brookland Park Blvd
  • Humphrey Calder, 414 N. Thompson St.
  • Mary Munford, 211 Westmoreland Ave.
  • Pine Camp, 4901 Old Brook Road
  • Powhatan, 5051 Northampton St.
  • Randolph, 1415 Grayland Ave.
  • T. B. Smith, 2015 Ruffin Rd.
  • Westover, 1301 Jahnke Rd.
  • Whitcomb Court, 2302 Carmine St.
      All registration is on a first-come first-served basis, and proof of age and residency are required at registration. Some scholarships are available. For more information, the public can call 646-0181.