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2016 Summer Camp Guide

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 00:00

We've got the summer jam packed with camps for kids and teens. We offer Full Day camps at all of our recreation centers as well as tennis and golf camps. Check out the different types of programs we offer and register online here or call the number associated with the location below. 

Full Day Camps

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Full Day camps offer a new theme each week with games, crafts and other fun activities. Campers also may swim at least once a week at a nearby pool. Six fieldtrips are planned. Campers should bring a sack lunch each day. An afternoon snack is provided. The camps are for ages 5-12. Each family will receive a parent's packet at registration outlining activities, the overview of each week, discipline policies and a copy of our Standards of Care procedures. Facility card required. When registering online, only the full week fee is available. Register here.

Cliff Nelson Full Day Camps

Ages 5-12 | Weekly (Daily Rate Available) | 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. | 4600 W. Bardin Road, 76017 | 817-561-2819

Days Dates Camp Name/ Field Trip (If Applicable) Code
M-F Jun 6-10 Kick Off Week 172098
M-F Jun 13-17 Wacky Science Week / Perot Museum 172099
M-F Jun 20-24 Lonestar Week  172100
M-F Jun 27-Jul 1 Splash Week / Randol Mill Aquatics Center 172101
M-F Jul 5-8 Kaboom Week 172102
M-F Jul 11-15 To Ininity And Beyond Week / Rebounderz 172103
M-F Jul 18-22 Super Hero Week 172104
M-F Jul 25-29 Surfs Up Week / Hawaiian Falls 172105
M-F Aug 1-5 Super Star Week / Arlington Skatium 172106
M-F Aug 8-12 All Star Week 172107
M-F Aug 15-19 It's A Wrap Week / BK Pool 172108

 

Dottie Lynn Full Day Camps

Ages: 5-12 | $115/ Week (Daily Rate Available) | 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. | 3200 Norwood Lane, 76013 | 817-277-5001

Days Dates Camp Name / Field Trip (If Applicable) Code
M-F Jun 6-10 Kickoff Week 171497
M-F Jun 13-17 Wacky Science Week / Perot Museum 171498
M-F Jun 20-24 Lonestar Week 171499
M-F Jun 27-Jul 1 Splash Weel / Randol Mill Aquatics Center 171500
M-F Jul 4-8 Kaboom Week 171501
M-F Jul 11-15 To Infinity And Beyond Week / Rebounderz 171502
M-F Jul 18-22 Super Hero Week 171503
M-F Jul 25-29 Surfs Up Week / Hawaiian Falls 171504
M-F Aug 1-5 Super Star Week 171505
M-F Aug 8-12 All Star Week / Arlington Skatium 171506
M-F Aug 15-19 It's A Wrap Week / BK Pool 171507

 

Elzie Odom Full Day Camps

Ages: 5-12 | $115/Week (Daily Rate Available) | 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. | 1601 NE Greenoaks Blvd. 76006 | 817-459-6434

Days Dates Camp Name / Field Trip (If Applicable) Code
F June 3 Which Way Do We Go? 172022
M-F June 6-10 Are You Ready Toooo RUMBLE! 172010
M-F Jun 13-17 It's A Jungle In Here / Dallas Zoo 172011
M-F Jun 20-24 Camp Throw Down 172012
M-F June 27-Jul 1 Insane In The Membrane / Perot Meuseum 172013
M-F Jul 5-8 Color Games 172014
M-F Jul 11-15 Splish Splash Water Week / Hawaiian Falls 172015
M-F Jul 18-22 Elympics 172016
M-F Jul 25-29 Let's Bounce / Rebounderz 172017
M-F Aug 1-5 Slip Sliding Away! 172018
M-F Aug 8-12 Advemtire Cjallenge / Parks Mall and Broomball 172019
M-F Aug 15-19 The Final Funtier 172020

 

Hugh Smith Full Day Camps

Ages: 5-12 | $115/Week (Daily Rates Available) | 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. | 1815 New York Ave. 76010 | 817-275-1351

Days Dates Camp Name / Field Trip (If Applicable) Code
M-F Jun 6-12 Kick Off Week 172147
M-F Jun 13-17 Wacky Science Week / Dallas Zoo 172148
M-F Jun 20-24 Lone Star Week 172149
M-F Jun 27-Jul 1 Splahs Week / Randol Mill Pool 172150
Tu-F Jul 5-8  Kaboom Week 172151
M-F Jul 11-15 To Infinity and Beyond Week / Rebounderz 172152
M-F Jul 18-22 Superhero Week 172153
M-F Jul 25-29 Surfs Up Week / Hawaiian Falls 172154
M-F Aug 1-5 Super Star Week 172155
M-F Aug 8-12 All Star Week / Arlington Skatium 172156
M-F Aug 15-19 It's A Wrap Week / BK Pool 172157

Elevate Teen Camp

Elevate Teen Camp is designed to create and enriching program for teens 12-15. This program will provide college awareness, offer academic assistance, community involvemtn and fun activities and trips.

Ages 12-15 | $115/Week (Daily Rates Avalible) | 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. | 1815 New York Ave. 76010 | 817-275-1351

Days Date Code
M-F Jun 6-10 172400
M-F Jun 13-17 172402
M-F Jun 20-24 172403
M-F Jun 27-Jul 1 172404
M-F Jul 5-11 172405
M-F Jul 11-15 172406
M-F Jul 18-22 172407
M-F Jul 25-29 172408
M-F Aug 1-5 172409
M-F Aug 8-12 172410
M-F Aug 15-19 172411

 

Camp Viridian

Is your child ready for a new adventure? Join us for an action packed summer at Camp Viridian. Camp Viridian offers a safe and fun program that will focus on development of outdoor skills and offer field trips. There will never be a dull moment with all these exciting planned activities which include: Archery, Fishing, Sailing, Kayaking, Air Rifles, Nature Crafts, Geo-Caching and more!

Ages: 7-12 | $265/Week | 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. | 1200 Viridian Park Lane 76005 | 817-277-5001

Days Dates Field Trip Code
M-F June 27-Jul 1 Horseback Riding 174493
M-F Aug 1-5 I Fly Dallas Indoor Skydiving 174497

 

Camp Kitsu

Join us for an outdoor adventure camp along the bank of Lake Arlington at Richard Simpson Park. We'll focus on conservation education and the development of outdoor skills. Canoeing, fishing, archery, forts , nature crafts, guest speakers, field trips, swimming and more. 

Ages: 5-12 | $160/Week | 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. | 6300 W Arkansas Lane 76016 | 817-561-2819

Days Dates Camp Name / Field Trip Code
M-F Jun 13-17 Adventure Awaits / Fossil Rim Wildlife Center 172187
M-F Jun 20-24 Lone Star Leaders / Horseback Riding 172188
M-F Jun 27-Jul 1 Birds of a Feather / Dallas Zoo 172189
M-F Jul 11 - 15 Nature Wonders / The Heard 172190
M-F Jul 18-22 Stealth & Survivial / Pirates Cove Water Par 172191
M-F Jul 25-29 Happy Trails / Horseback Riding 172192
M-F Aug 1-5 Club Wild / Indoor Trampoline Park 172193
M-F Aug 8-12 Adventure Out! / Hawaiian Falls 172194

 

X-Treme Teen Camp

Tired of staying at home board? Too old for Day Camp? Try out our  X-Treme Teen Camp. It will feature new and exciting actvities every day. We will take several field trips each week and have actvities for the days we stay at the center.

Ages:11-15 | $135/week | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Cliff Nelson Recreation Center & Dottie Lynn Recreation Center

Days Dates Camp Name / Field Trip Code
M-F Jun 6-10 MACH 1 / Summer Kick off Party DLRC 172205 or CNRC 172195
M-F Jun 13-17 Back To The Future / Six Flags DLRC 172206 or CNRC 172196
M-F Jun 20-24 Game Show Mania / Nicklemainia DLRC 172207 or CNRC 172197
M-F Jun 27-Jul 1 Rockstars / SpeedZone DLRC 172208 or CNRC 172198
M-F Jul 5-8 Mystery Week / Six Flags DLRC 172209 or CNRC 172199
M-F Jul 11-15 Treasure Hunters / Hurricane Harbor DLRC 172210 or CNRC 172199
M-F Jul 18-22 Mission Possible / Whirly Ball DLRC 172211 or CNRC 172200
M-F Jul 25-19 Around The World / Hawaiian Falls DLRC 172211 or CNRC 172201
M-F Aug 1-5 Techy Teens / NRH2O & Six Flags DLRC 172212 or CNRC 172202
M-F Aug 8-12 CSI Arlington / Pirates Cove DLRC 172213 or CNRC 172203

Tennis Camps

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Arlington Tennis Center (ATC) Camps are designed for all levels of players from those just getting started those ready to compete. Read more about the different levels below to choose the best camp for your child.

Ages: 3-4 

ATC's Junior Tennis Camps are designed to introduce players to the fundamentals of tennis in a fun and games format, with courts, nets and equipment scaled to fit the age of the players. Register here. 

8:30-9:30 a.m. | 500 W. Mayfield Rd. 76014 | 817-459-6163

Day Dates Code Cost Camps
M-Th Jun 6-9 172336 $24 4
M-Th Jun 13-16 172420 $24 4
M-Th Jun 27-30 172421 $24 4
M-Th Jul 12-14 172422 $18 3
M-Th Jul 18-21 172423 $24 4
M-Th Jul 25-28 172424 $24 4
M-Th Aug 1-4 172425 $24 4
M-Th Aug 8-11 172526 $24 4

 Ages: 5-6

ATC's Junior Tennis Camps are designed to introduce players to the fundamentals of tennis in a fun and games format, with courts, nets and equipment scaled to fit the age of the players. Register here.

8:30-9:30 a.m. | 500 W. Mayfield Rd. 76014 | 817-459-6163

Day Dates Code Cost Camps
M-Th Jun 6-9 172319 $24 4
M-Th Jun 13-16 172327 $24 4
M-Th Jun 27-30 172328 $24 4
Tu-Th Jul 12-14 172320 $18 3
M-Th Jul 18-21 172343 $24 4
M-Th Jul 25-28 172344 $24 4
M-Th Aug 1-4 172345 $24 4
M-Th Aug 8-11 172305 $24 4

Ages: 7-8

ATC's Junior Tennis Camps are designed to introduce players to the fundamentals of tennis in a fun and games format, with courts, nets and equipment scaled to fit the age of the players. Register here.

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | 500 W Mayfield Dr. 76017 | 817-459-6163

 Day Dates Code Cost Camps 
M-Th Jun 6-9  172315  $72 
M-Th  Jun 13-16  172313  $72 
M-Th  Jun 27-30  172314  $72 
Tu-Th  Jul 12-14  172306  $54 
M-Th  Jul 18-21  172316  $72 
M-Th  Jul 25-28  172318  $72 
M-Th  Aug 1-4  172317  $72 
M-Th  Aug 8-11  172347  $72 

Ages: 9-10

ATC's Junior Tennis Camps are designed to introduce players to the fundamentals of tennis in a fun and games format, with courts, nets and equipment scaled to fit the age of the players. Register here.

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | 500 W. Mayfield Rd. 76014 | 817-459-6163

 Day Dates Code  Cost  Camps 
M-Th Jun 6-9  172334  $72 
M-Th  Jun 13-16  172335  $72 
M-Th  Jun 27-30  172338  $72 
Tu-Th  Jul 12-14  172329  $54 
M-Th  Jul  18-21  172330  $72 
M-Th  Jul 25-28  172331  $72 
M-Th  Aug 1-4  172332  $72 
M-Th  Aug 8-11  172333  $72 

Ages: 11-18 | Level I-II

Level I-II Camps are for juniors ages 11-18 to refine and build on the fundamentals of tennis in a fun and games format. Level I is for students who have had little or no formal instruction, or may be casual recreational players. Level II is for students who may have had some formal instruction, and who have a basic understanding of strokes, know how to keep score and can play a recreational match of singles or doubles. Register here.

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | 500 W. Mayfield Rd. 76014 | 817-459-6163

Day Dates Code Cost Camps
M-Th Jun 6-9 172308 $90 4
M-Th Jun 13-16 172323 $90 4
M-Th Jun 27-30 172346 $90 4
Tu-Th Jul 12-14 172321 $67.50 3
M-Th Jul 18-21 172325 $90 4
M-Th Jul 25-28 172348 $90 4
M-Th Aug 1-4 172324 $90 4
M-Th Aug 8-11 172326 $90 4

Ages: 11-18 | Level III

Level III camps are for juniors 11-18 who are beginning competitors, who are on high school JV teams, play junior circuit torunaments (Mid Cities) and/or starting to play USTA Texas Challenger tournaments. Register Here.

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | 500 W. Mayfield Rd. 76014 | 817-459-6163

Day Dates Code Cost Camps
M-Th Jun 6-9 172350 $90 4
M-Th Jun 13-16 172351

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M-Th Jun 27-30 172353 $90 4
Tu-Th Jul 12-14 172354 $67.50 3
M-Th Jul 18-21 172355 $90 4
M-Th Jul 25-28 172356 $90 4
M-Th Aug 1-4 172357 $90 4
M-Th Aug 8-11 172358 $90 4

Ages: 11-18 | Competitive Junior Training

The Competitive Jr. Training program provides HS JV, Varsity, Champ and Super Champ players an opportunity to improve their tennis skills through tactical drills, instruction and competitive supervised play. Register here.

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | 500 W. Mayfield Rd. 76014 | 817-459-6163

Day Dates Code Cost Camps
M-Th Jun 6-9 172309 $120 4
M-Th Jun 13-16 172312 $120 4
M-Th Jun 27-30 172339 $120 4
Tu-Th Jul 12-14 172341 $90 3
M-Th Jul 18-21 172311 $120 4
M-Th Jul 25-28 172307 $120 4
M-Th Aug 1-4 172310 $120 4
M-Th Aug 8-11 172340 $120 4

 

Golf Camps

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Golf Camps are designed to get students "Hooked on Golf" in a fun and exciting enviornment. Students will learn the very basics of pitching, putting, chipping and full swing, while having a great time, and meeting new friends. The final day of camp will feature a skills competition with prizes awarded. Each camp runs for four days, 90 minutes each day, and costs $79 per week. Campers will be divided into two age groups (ages 6-11 and 12-17). Camp size is limited to provide plenty of time for indvidual instruction, so call to register today.

Ages: 6-17 | Tierra Verde 817-478-8500 | Chester Ditto 817-275-5941 | $79/Week

Day Dates Course Times
M-Th Jun 6-9 Tierra Verde 6-7:30 p.m.
M-Th Jun 13-16 Chester Ditto 8:30-10 a.m.
M-Th Jun 20-23 Tierra Verde 8:30-10 a.m.
M-Th Jun 27-30 Tierra Verde 6-7:30 p.m.
M-Th Jul 11-14 Tierra Verde 8:30-10 a.m.
M-Th Jul 18-21 Chester Ditto 8:30-10 a.m.
M-Th Jul 25-28 Tierra Verde 6-7:30 p.m.
M-Th Aug 8-11 Tierra Verde 8:30-10 a.m.
M-Th Aug 15-18 Chester Ditto 8:30-10 a.m.

 

 

Last modified on Friday, 26 May 2017 11:16
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