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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 2018

Southbury Parks and Recreation offers 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. Sign up and join the fun. 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 2018. There is no camp scheduled for July 4th.

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

PRE-SCHOOL CAMP (Ages 3 - 5)

This pre-school camp is designed to promote the social, emotional, physical and cognitive development of our children. Our carefully planned programs are based on weekly themes to act as a medium to introduce various subject areas in a fun manner. Our pre-school camp is held in the Parks and Recreation Building. Please provide a snack (no nut products), beverage, change of clothes, wipes, and apply sunscreen before arrival. All children must be toilet trained.

Camp is held weekly, Monday to Thursday, from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm on the dates below.

Dates Fee
July 2 - July 5 (no camp July 4) $75
July 9 - July 12 $100
July 16 - July 19 $100
July 23 - July 26 $100
July 30 - August 2 $100

LITTLE ACORNS (Grades 1-2)

We offer a great variety of activities for our campers with schedules to suit parents. There will be a different age appropriate theme each week for the campers to enjoy. On Fridays campers will have a fun filled day at Ballantine Park with many different activities. Click to view the LITTLE ACORNS' CALENDAR.

Camp is held weekly from Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

MIGHTY OAKS (Grades 3 – 5)

Our Mighty Oaks camp is for the older elementary aged child. The daily schedule will be focused around each week’s theme and will include indoor, as well as outdoor activities. On Fridays, camp will be held at Ballantine Park, where there will be a variety of activities based on that week’s theme. They will also have the option to go on a field trip for an additional fee. Click to view the MIGHTY OAKS' CALENDAR.


For an extended day, we have the Early Riser and After Camp Club. After Camp Club is held at Ballantine Park where campers will have a snack, play games, do art projects, and have the opportunity to swim at the town pool. Transportation to the park will be provided.

FEES for Little Acorns, Mighty Oaks, Early Riser and After Camp Club

We offer discount on 6 weeks camp – register early and save! (Discount date extended)
Dates Price Before May 28 Price After May 28
July 2 - August 10 (6 weeks) $725 $800

Days  Hours Regular week July 4th week
Single Week Monday-Friday 9:00am-3:00pm $165 $132
Early Riser (per week) Monday-Friday 8:00am-9:00am $25 $20
After Camp Club (per week) Monday-Friday 3:00pm-5:00pm $52 $42

TEENSCAPE (Grades 6 - 8)

Teenscape is a 6 week traveling camp available to 6-8 graders. Camp start and end at Ballantine Park. Teenscape runs Mondays through Thursdays. Sample trips include Brownstone Park, Dave and Busters, Medieval Times, Six Flags, water parks and much more! No discounts for multiple children are given for Teenscape. Click to view the TEENSCAPE'S CALENDAR.

Camp is held weekly from Monday to Thursday usually from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (times might vary depending on the trip destination).

  Dates Fee
Session 1 July 2 - July 5 (no camp July 4th) $185
Session 2 July 9 - July 12 $245
Session 3 July 16 - July 19 $245
Session 4 July 23 - July 26 $245
Session 5 July 30 - August 2 $245
Session 6 August 6 - August 9 $245


Southbury Parks and Rec Summer Camp Highlights

This is how much fun we had at last year camp: