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Parks and Recreation

561 Main Street South
Southbury, CT 06488
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P:(203) 262-0633
Monday - Thursday:
8:00am - 4:30pm
Fri: 8:00am - 1:00pm

Summer Camp 2017

Welcome to our SUMMER CAMP PROGRAM! We offer several camp programs for children ages 3 to 14. We are excited about the many new ideas, activities, special events and trips planned for this summer. Our camps provide a friendly and inclusive atmosphere. We offer a great variety of activities for campers and schedules to suit parents. Sign up and join the fun. Don’t forget to take advantage of our early registration date and save.

Fill out Summer Camp Registration Form
and bring with your payment (checks only) to
Parks and Recreation Department
at 561 Main Street South

Little Acorns Camp (grades 1-2) and Mighty Oaks Camp (grades 3-5) will be located at Region 15 Schools. On Fridays campers will have a fun filled day at Ballantine Park.

The regular camp day is from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. For an extended day, we have our After Camp Club, which is held from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm at Ballantine Park. We will provide a bus to transport campers enrolled in the After Camp Club to the park. At the After Camp Club, campers will have a snack, play games, do art projects, and have the opportunity to swim at the town pool.

Our exciting travel campTeenscape” will be held at Ballantine Park for those in grade 6 through age 14, Monday through Thursday. Teenscape is offered in three separate 2 week sessions. Most camp days will be from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, but some trips may leave earlier or return later. No discounts for multiple children are given for Teenscape.

If registering in person, a separate registration form must be filled out for each camper. When registering your child, be sure to use the grade they will be entering in the fall of 2017. There is no camp scheduled for July 4th.

PRE-SCHOOL CAMP (Ages 3 - 5)

At our new pre-school camp, located in the Parks and Recreation Building you’ll find a friendly, nurturing, safe environment for your young child. This program is designed to promote the social, emotional, physical and cognitive development of our students. Our carefully planned programs are based on weekly themes to act as a medium to introduce various subject areas in a fun manner. Please provide a snack (no nut products), beverage, change of clothes, wipes, and apply sunscreens before arrival. All children must be toilet trained.

Camp is held weekly (Mon – Thurs) from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm on the dates below.

Dates Fee
June 26 - June 29 $100
July 3 - July 6 (no camp July 4) $75
July 10 - July 13 $100
July 17 - July 20 $100
July 24 - July 27 $100
July 31 - August 3 $100

LITTLE ACORNS (Grades 1-2) & MIGHTY OAKS (Grades 3-5)

(No Camp: July 4th)

Dates   Price Before
May 22
Price After
May 22
June 26 - August 4 (6 weeks) $725 $800
Any Single week $160 $160
July 4th week $130 $130
Extended Day
Early Riser (per week) 8:00am - 9:00am $25 $25
After Camp Club (per week) 3:00pm - 5:00pm $50 $50

TEENSCAPE (Grades 6 - 8)

Teenscape is a 6 week traveling camp that will be offered in three separate sessions (Monday thru Thursday). Camp starts and ends at Ballantine Park. Camp times will vary depending on the trip destination. Sample trips include the Brownstone, Dave and Busters, Medieval Times, Mets games, Six Flags, water parks and much more!

Session 1 June 26 - July 6 (no camp July 4th) $425
Session 2 July 10 - July 20 $475
Session 3 July 24 - August 3 $475

Southbury Parks and Rec Summer Camp Highlights

This is how much fun we had at previous camps: