Arcata Recreation Summer Camps Enrollment Open

Parents, this year you can enroll your children into ten weeks of summer fun! The City of Arcata Recreation Division offers Summer Recreation Camps for youth between 4-14 years of age. Redwood Day Camp (ages 5-12) Campers participate in a wide variety of games, art, cooking, fieldtrips, swimming and much more. Redwood Day Camp teaches real life skills in socialization, leadership, and teamwork while exploring the world of nature, art, and cooperative learning in the beautiful setting of Redwood Park. Redwood Day Camp runs daily: June 19 - August 25. Full-Day Weekly Fee (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.): $140 or Half-Day Weekly Fee (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.): $100 (add $10/week for non-Arcata resident). Full-Day Fee for Week 3, July 3-7: $112/$122 non-resident or Half-Day Fee for Week 3, July 3-7: $80/$90 non-resident. For no additional charge, Extended Care hours are offered with drop-off as early as 7:30 a.m. and late pick-up at 5:30 p.m. Redwood Day Camp is held at Redwood Lodge in Redwood Park. Dance Camp (ages 7-9) Dancers learn the latest dance moves and experiment with dance styles while working on core competencies. Open to dancers of all levels who have a love of dance and a willingness to learn and have fun. Each week culminates with a Friday All-Camp Performance. Dance Camp runs: June 26-30, July 10-14 and Aug 14-18 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. daily. Weekly Fee: $100 (add $10/week for non-resident). Dance Camp is held at the Redwood Lounge in Redwood Park and one week at the Arcata Community Center’s Gymnastics Room, 321 Dr. MLK, Jr. Parkway. Mini Movers Dance Camp (ages 4-6) This creative movement camp, teaches mini movers components of dance while exploring music, choreography, coordination, exercise, and flexibility! Open to dancers of all levels who have a love of dance and a willingness to learn and have fun. Each week culminates with a Friday All-Camp Performance. Mini Movers Dance Camp runs: June 19-23, July 3-7, and August 7-11 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. daily. Weekly Fee: $100 (add $10/week for non-resident). Fee for Week 3, July 3-7: $80/$90 non-resident. Mini Movers Dance Camp is held at the Redwood Lounge in Redwood Park. Art Camp (ages 7-12) Artists explore the visual arts, while discovering their own style. Art Camp runs: June 26-30, July 10-14, July 24-28, July 31-August 4 and August 14-18 from 1 to 5 p.m. daily. Weekly Fee: $100 (add $10/week for non-resident). Art Camp is held in the Arcata Community Center’s Teen Room, 321 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parkway. Young Creators Art Camp (ages 4-6) Young aspiring artists play games and activities with focus on art projects. Young Creators Art Camp runs: June 19-23, July 3-7, July 17-21 and August 7-11 from 1 to 5 p.m. daily. Weekly Fee: $100 (add $10/week for non-resident). Fee for Week 3, July 3-7: $80/$90 non-resident. Young Creators Art Camp is held in the Arcata Community Center’s Teen Room, 321 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parkway. Young Explorers Science Camp (ages 4-6) Young explorers investigate the natural world with fun experiments, individual projects and engaging science learning. Explore, discover and enjoy the “WOW” of science in your own backyard. Young Explorers Science Camp runs: June 26-30, July 24-28, July 31-August 4 and August 14-18 from 1 to 5 p.m. daily. Weekly Fee: $100 (add $10/week for non-resident). Young Explorers Science Camp is held at the Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center, 569 South G Street. Marsh Explorers Science Camp (ages 7-9) Marsh explorers investigate the natural world with weekly experiments, individual projects and engaging science learning. Explore, discover and enjoy the “WOW” of science in your own backyard. Marsh Explorers Science Camp runs: June 19-23, July 3-7, July 17-21 and August 7-11 from 1 to 5 p.m. daily. Weekly Fee: $100 (add $10/week for non-resident). Fee for Week 3, July 3-7: $80/$90 non-resident. Marsh Explores Science Camp is held at the Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center, 569 South G Street. Adventure Camp (ages 10-14) Adventure seekers gain lifelong skills while challenging their individual limits: wilderness survival, tracking, navigation and orienteering, fire safety and cooking and adventure prep. Each week offers new activities and adventures. Adventure Camp runs: June 19-23, July 3-7, July 10-14, July 17-21, August 14-18 and August 21-25 from 1 to 5 p.m. daily. Weekly Fee: $100 (add $10/week for non-resident). Fee for Week 3, July 3-7: $80/$90 non-resident. Adventure Camp is held in Redwood Park, 14th Street entrance. Skate Camp (ages 6-14) Youth of all skill levels learn how to be safe and have fun at our local skate park. Instructed by skilled, local skateboarders, this program focuses on park safety, park etiquette, street and vert riding and of course style. Skate Camp runs daily: June 19-23 for 6-9 years from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Girls Shred with Kelly June 26-30 for 6-14 years from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., June 26-30 for 6-14 years from 1 to 5 p.m., July 10-14 for 6-14 years from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., July 17-21 for 6-14 years from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Girls Shred with Kelly August 14-18 for 6-14 years from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and August 14-18 for 6-14 years from 1 to 5 p.m. Weekly Fee: $100 (add $10/week for non-resident). Skate Camp is held at the Arcata Skate Park on Sunset Avenue. Skate Day Workshops (ages 6-14) Novice Workshop: Thursday, June 22 from 1 to 5 p.m., Learn to drop-in! Expert Workshop: Thursday, July 13 from 1 to 5 p.m., Get above the coping! Workshop Fee: $23/$25 for non-residents. Skate Workshops are held at the Arcata Skate Park on Sunset Avenue. Theater Camp (ages 9-14) Theater campers train their voices and bodies for performance, experiment with improve, and learn the basics of set building, costuming, stage makeup and more, all out in the fresh air under the Redwoods. Redwood Theater Camp runs: July 10-14, July 17-21, July 24-28 and July 31-August 4 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily. Weekly Fee: $100 (add $10/week for non-resident). Redwood Theater Camp is held at the Redwood Lounge in Redwood Park. Camp Combo Enroll your camper for all day fun with a morning camp (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.) then for the remainder of the day (1 to 5 p.m.) choose a specialty camp. Weekly Combo Fee: $140/$160 for non-resident. Weekly Combo Fee for Week 3, July 3-7: $112/$132 non-resident. Some Camp Combos require parents to transport your camper to the next camp. Register online www.cityofarcata.org/rec or stop by Arcata Recreation Division, 736 F Street, Arcata. ### Contact information for media use only: Sara Gavin, Recreation Secretary (707) 822-7091

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  • $140 / $150 non-residents
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  • Phone: 822-7091
  • Email: rec@cityofarcata.org
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