Summer Camp

Rec'ing Crew: Summer Edition

Summer is our favorite time of year at the Rec Center! Beginning June 1, your Rec Center will offer 12 weeks of a modified on-site camp program that we're calling "Rec'ing Crew: Summer Edition" to ensure your child can still experience the joy of summer camp! We know important our day camps are for families. 

We are currently accepting participants on a waitlist. By adding your name to the waitlist, you are stating that you are interested in having your child enrolled in our program however, we cannot promise a spot at this time. We are working through the guidelines and assessing how many participants we can accommodate. To add your name to the waitlist, head to our registration page!

What to Expect

Rec'ing Crew: Summer Edition will operate differently from our traditional summer camp as we adhere to all State and Department of Health guidelines. Our program meets or exceeds guidelines provided by local and state agencies with the health and safety of your child being our staff's number one priority.

Participants must wear a mask during drop-off and pick-up, during the daily wellness check and when physical distancing isn't possible. We ask that participants bring their own masks.

During program hours, the public will have limited access to our facilities, ensuring that priority usage is for participants and staff members.

Groups will be reduced to eight children per group with two staff. Siblings will remain in the same group together.

Each group will have dedicated staff, including substitutes, along with a dedicated homeroom and restroom. 

To ensure the health and safety of your child, participants and staff members will have a daily wellness check to screen for symptoms and fever.

Best practices discourage carpooling for children who are not in the same group. 

Drop-off and pick-up areas will be facilitated outside the buildings.

No off-site field trips will be planned. 

Participants won't be locked in a room all day, though! They will have access to shared spaces such as our gyms and pool along with novelties such as the walking track and fitness center. These spaces will be heavily disinfected before and after each use, following a rigid cleaning schedule. 

Staff have been working so hard to create a fulfilling and memorable experience for your child. As a parent, we want to assure you that we have taken every precaution to protect the health of your child. We do the hard work behind the scenes so that when your child looks back on this summer, they only remember how much fun they had.

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Hours & Extended Care

June 1-August 21 | Monday-Friday

Rec'ing Crew: Summer Edition
Half Day Camp 9a-12p
AM Extended Care ($33/week)
PM Extended Care ($43/week)



Registration & Cost

Please note that all prices listed in the summer camp brochure mailed to residents in January reflect the early bird rates. Prices will increase on May 1 and vary depending on the camp. Find prices and register here. Pay by cash, check, MasterCard or Visa.

Cancellations & Refunds: Please note that cancellations made by March 31st are entitled to a full refund. Cancellations made within 24 hours on or after May 1 are entitled to a full refund minus the $35 administrative fee. Cancellations made after 24 hours but no later than 12pm on the Friday before the scheduled camp week begins will be issued a 50% refund. No refunds will be issued after 12pm on the preceding Friday. Complete Pass Holders enjoy full refunds for cancellations made prior to 12pm noon on the Friday before each camp week starts. All refunds will be placed on a household account. Patrons may request a refund check in writing.

Did you know? If registering for all 11 weeks of camp, pay for half the summer now and half the summer later! Must register on the phone or in person if taking advantage of this payment plan and camp must be paid in full no later than June 19th. 

Parents: Review the Summer Camp Handbook for important information about your child's camp experience!

Your Way to Savings
 Register online by February 17 to receive 5% off your total purchase. Coupon code: CAMP
 Save $5 off your weekly fee when registering for both AM & PM Extended Care in the same week
 Register by March 31st at our early bird rates
 Save by using your Complete Pass to receive a discounted rate

COVID-19 Response

April 14, 2020

The health and safety of your children is our absolute number one priority at the Washington Township Rec Center. The situation surrounding COVID-19 remains fluid and there are many unknowns about what the future will look like. Be assured that your summer camp team is diligently preparing for that future by following guidelines from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Montgomery County Public Health, and the Ohio Department of Health. We will also follow best practices from partner recreation agencies including the National Recreation & Parks Association and the Ohio Parks & Recreation Association.sunset in field

Over time, guidance for how to deal with COVID-19 may change. We will keep our camp families in the loop on all our health and safety-related efforts at camp as this is the best way to alleviate fears and to do our best in ensuring that your children have a safe and enriching camp experience this summer. Our staff will work closely with the local public health department to maintain effective protocols for the identification of any illnesses that may occur at camp, including COVID-19. New health and wellness screening policies and procedures may be required for camp and we will continue to keep you updated as that guidance comes forth from local officials. 

Currently, registration for summer camp is open and payment is deferred until July 3. This ensures that your child's spot is secured without having to make a financial commitment at this time.  For additional information on how Washington Township is supporting residents and responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, visit our home page.