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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 2019

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 2019. There is no camp scheduled for July 4th and July 5th. (Camp registration for non-residents will open on April 1.)

Fill out Summer Camp Registration Form
and bring with your payment to
Parks and Recreation Department at 561 Main Street South.
Visa/Mastercard only. Checks payable to "Southbury Parks and Recreation"

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 1 - July 3 $75
July 8 - July 11 $100
July 15 - July 18 $100
July 22 - July 25 $100
July 29 - August 1 $100
August 5 - August 8 $100


Our Adventure Day Campers will enjoy days full of exciting sports and games, creative art projects, having fun in the sun and making new friends. Each week will be creatively themed and scheduled by our camp staff with age appropriate activities and special events designed to give campers the most fun and memorable summer camp experience we can. Campers will be split into age appropriate groups determined by the school grade they are entering and will participate in their daily activities within those age groups.The camp will be held at Long Meadow Elementary School Mondays-Thursdays and on Fridays, camp will be held at Ballantine Park where campers can look forward to special activities such as inflatables, water slides, and the pool. Please send a lunch with your child each day, as lunch is not provided.

Camp runs daily 8:00 am - 3:00 pm and is held at:

  • Long Meadow Elementary School on Monday through Thursday
  • Ballantine Park on Friday

Camp Groups:

  • Little Giants (Entering Grade 1)
  • Flyers (Entering Grade 2)
  • Trail Blazers (Entering Grade 3)
  • Mariners (Entering Grade 4)
  • Rangers (Entering Grade 5)


For an extended day, we offer 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 Adventure Day Camp and After Camp Club

We offer discount on 6 weeks camp – register early and save!
Dates Price Before May 20 Price After May 20
July 1 - August 9 (6 weeks) $775 $850

Days  Hours Regular week July 4th week
Single Week Monday-Friday 8:00am-3:00pm $180 $105
After Camp Club (per week) Monday-Friday 3:00pm-5:00pm $50 $30

TEENSCAPE (Grades 6 - 8)

Teenscape is a 6 week traveling camp that will be offered in three 2-week sessions. Camp starts and ends at Ballantine Park. Sample trips include Brownstone Park, Dave and Busters, Lake Compounce, Six Flags, water parks and much more! No discounts for multiple children are given for Teenscape.

Teenscape 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 1 - July 11 (no camp July 4th) $435
Session 2 July 15 - July 25 $485
Session 3 July 29 - August 8 $485

Southbury Parks and Rec Summer Camp Highlights

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