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Summer Camp 2017


Where to Register ...
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Get ready to tune in to summer at the Washington Township Recreation Center! Our fantastic camp staff has plenty of great games and field trips to keep you logging in for more. Whether campers sign up for one week or all 11, they'll download the benefits of all the Rec Center has to offer. Each week includes a variety of camp activities and field trips so that you can hit replay week after week. And don't forget your favorite apps of swimming, outdoor games, canoeing, rock climbing, and arts and crafts.

Our Recreation Department’s full-day camps are your child’s summer vacation destination! Our recreation staff is commited to providing a quality, enjoyable experiences for each and every one of our campers.

a Register - Here or in person at any Washington Township Recreation facility.

a Camp Brochure - offers complete camp information. Find it here.

Plug in to Savings

SAVE $5 off your Weekly Fee - When your child is registered for both morning and afternoon Extended Care in the same week.

SAVE - Use your Complete Pass to receive a discounted rate.

Traditional & Travel Camps

Woodland Play Camp

5 years-Grade 1

Camp games, music, arts and crafts, swimming, canoeing, outdoor play and so much more! Each Thursday campers take a field trip and every week they enjoy the game room, movies and activities at Rec West.

Backwoods Camp

Grades 2-4

Outdoor games, arts and crafts, swimming, canoeing, and climbing our indoor wall. Field trips on Tuesdays include time at Rec West playing indoor activities and watching a movie on the big screen.

Caravan Camp

Grades 3-5

Campers travel three days a week, each time to a new destination! Locations include local and state parks, educational sites and amusement centers. Plus, campers still find a little time to have fun at the Rec Center swimming, climbing the wall, canoeing, and even trying their hand at archery.

Backwoods & Beyond Camp

Grades 5-8

Campers travel Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays to different destinations across the Miami Valley.
Tuesdays and Thursdays are spent playing games and enjoying a host of activities on the Recreation campus, including swimming and climbing the rock wall

Specialty Camps

Art Camps

Grades 4-8

Creativity abounds with a full slate of awesome art projects! Campers will work and play with a variety of art media and also take part in traditional camp favorites such as swimming and organized outdoor play. Find the art projects schedule in the camp brochure.

Theatre Camp

Grades 1-3 & 3-8

Camp at Town Hall Theatre is the best of high-quality arts programming and traditional summer camp. Campers develop life skills such as public speaking, collaboration and communication through improvisation, movement, and acting workshops.They also swim, play theatre and camp games, and present a final showcase performance for their parents. This year, campers have their choice of one or two-week camps. Four camps are available for grades 3-8 and two for grades 1-3. To see what theatre camps are offered each week, check the camp brochure.

Camp for Preschoolers

Preschoolers ages 3-6 have their own special morning camps 9 am to noon on Monday-Thursday. Cost is $54-$78, depending on residency, pass status and date of registration.

Sunshine Camp

Ages 3-6
Activities include summer sports, cooking, art, nature fun, music and science – all inspired by a weekly theme. Campers will explore our Countryside Park and Butterfly Playground, play in our activity room, and swim and play with toys in our recreational pool. Must be potty trained. Find weekly themes & register here.

Adventure Camp

Ages 3-4 
Adventure Camp celebrates a different theme each week – from music and puppets to oceans and animals. Every week includes time spent exploring Countryside Park and playing in the Butterfly Playground. The week ends with water play activities, no swimsuit required. Find weekly themes & register here.

Camp & Extended Care - Hours & Cost


9 am-4pm Monday-Friday

Weekly Rate
Prices vary depending upon the camp
Complete Pass Holder $127 to $143
Resident $137 to $153
Non-Resident $147 to $163

Extended Care K-8

Weekly Rate
Morning 7:30-9 am $29
Afternoon 4-6:15 pm $39

Camp Placement

The camp programs available to your child are determined by the school grade that was completed as of May 2017.

Now That You've Registered . . .

Complete the Emergency Medical Form

For your child's safety, an Emergency Medical Form must be on file with our staff prior to your child's participation in camp. A Medical Authorization Form also is required if medication will be administered by our staff during camp hours. Both are available online as fillable forms using your computer, tablet or smartphone. Once the forms are completed, click on "submit" and you'll receive a confirmation notice that it's received:

  • Complete the Emergency Medical Form. Click here.
  • Complete the Medication Authorization Form. Click here.

For those wishing to fill out the information by hand, a hard copy is available at the Recreation Center front desk starting March 12. Alternatively, you may contact Jill Reid to have a pdf version emailed to you.

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