Summer Camp Options 2019

indexHere’s what we’ve got so far! If your business wants to be included, fill out the form (it’s here) These are submitted responses from each business, so the information was provided by them. Obviously we haven’t tried each of these camps ourselves, but feel free to leave a comment if you have tried one!

 

 

 

Camp Name: Learn to Skate Fun Camp
Cost Per Week: $269
Description: This camp is for ice skaters with little to no skating experience up through those who have begun to work on single jumps and spins. Participants will learn how to skate and improve their skills in a fun-filled environment.
Register At: http://pwice.frontline-connect.com/program.cfm?fac=pwice&facid=1&levelid=0&seasonid=0&dateid=0&programid=16

Camp Name: Learn to Play Hockey
Cost Per Week: $269
Description: During the three hours of ice time each day, players will focus on individual skills in a fun environment. Off the ice they will play games and other sports while incorporating basic off-ice practice techniques to help improve their game.
Register At: http://pwice.frontline-connect.com/program.cfm?fac=pwice&facid=1&levelid=0&seasonid=0&dateid=0&programid=16

Camp Name: Soccer Shots Half Day Summer Camp
Cost Per Week: $195
Description: Soccer Shots is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. We positively impact children’s lives on and off the field through our best-in-class coaching, communication, and curriculum.
Register At: https://pwcounty.ssreg.org/?sitename=&program=1467&input_address=

Camp Name: Junior Lifeguard Camp
Cost Per Week: $155
Description: This is a 2-week training program. Fee is based on the full 2-weeks of camp, not per week. This training program for youth that desire the skills to become a Lifeguard. Students will gain valuable on the job training in the areas of recognizing emergencies, introductory Lifeguard skills (certification not included) including First Aid and CPR, and effective communication with guests. Participants will also shadow an experienced Lifeguard on the last day. T-shirt and whistle provided, discounted admissions are available after class until 6pm. (weather permitting)
SPLASHDOWN WATERPARK M-Th, July 15-25.
WATERWORKS WATERPARK M-Th July 22-August 1
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207198

Camp Name: Lil’ Explorers at James S. Long Park
Cost Per Week: $91
Description: Your camper will spend the summer exploring, investigating and interacting with the world around them. By participating in a wide variety of hands-on activities, built around our weekly themes, children will discover the wonders of plants, animals and nature in both indoor and outdoor settings. This is a state licensed program. Children must meet age requirements by the first day of camp. Parental Agreement, School Entry Health Form and Age Verification (Birth Certificate or other accepted form of documentation must be validated by staff) are required to be on file one-week prior to the start of camp. Required forms can be downloaded online: (www.pwcparks.org/campforms) or be picked up at James S. Long Park. All participants must be potty trained.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207019

Camp Name: Jr. Explorers at James S. Long Park
Cost Per Week: $91
Description: Your camper will spend the summer exploring, investigating and interacting with the world around them. By participating in a wide variety of hands-on activities, built around our weekly themes, children will discover the wonders of plants, animals and nature in both indoor and outdoor settings. This is a state licensed program. Children must meet age requirements by the first day of camp. Parental Agreement, School Entry Health Form and Age Verification (Birth Certificate or other accepted form of documentation must be validated by staff) are required to be on file one week prior to the start of camp. Required forms can be downloaded online (www.pwcparks.org/campforms) or be picked up at James S. Long Park.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207020

Camp Name: Camp Chinn at Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center
Cost Per Week: $204
Description: Camp Chinn is a community where kids come together to have fun. Campers will be split into groups by age. Age groups will enjoy one common theme and special events every Friday. Enjoy new camp traditions, daily swimming, weekly games, crafts, friendly camp-wide competitions, and outdoor play. Each week campers will experience an onsite event or field trip. Field trips are subject to change, but will include trips such as Smithsonian Museums, working farms, bowling, SplashDown and Waterworks Waterparks, theatre performances, stadium tours and more! The Chinn Center offers a variety of indoor and outdoor space including indoor swimming pools, a large gymnasium, multi-purpose rooms, a nature trail, a library next door, and large outdoor playing fields.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207223

Camp Name: Camp Chinn: TEEN at Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center
Cost Per Week: $219
Description: Camp Chinn is a community where kids come together to have fun. Campers will be split into groups by age. Age groups will enjoy one common theme and special events every Friday. Enjoy new camp traditions, daily swimming, weekly games, crafts, friendly camp-wide competitions, and outdoor play. Each week campers will experience two onsite events or field trips. Field trips are subject to change, but will include trips such as Smithsonian Museums, working farms, bowling, SplashDown and Waterworks Waterparks, theatre performances, stadium tours and more! The Chinn Center offers a variety of indoor and outdoor space including indoor swimming pools, a large gymnasium, multi-purpose rooms, a nature trail, a library next door, and large outdoor playing fields.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207222

Camp Name: Champ Camp at Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center
Cost Per Week: $90
Description: Arts & Crafts, music, movement and games. Wednesdays are outside water play and Fridays are pool days. Child must meet entrance age requirements by the first day of camp. Copies of Camp Registration Form, Authorized Parent Agreement, School Entrance Health Form and Age Verification (Birth Certificate or other document must be validated by staff) are required to be on file one week prior to the start of camp. Required documents can be downloaded online (www.pwcparks.org/camp forms) or be picked up at Chinn Aquatics and Fitness Center. Potty training is required for this camp.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207019

Camp Name: Multi-Sports Camp at Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center
Cost Per Week: $80
Description: Get a chance to try a variety of different sports and activities throughout each day. Sports include soccer, kickball, softball, flag football, and obstacle course and more.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207018

Camp Name: Latitude 38 at Lake Ridge Park
Cost Per Week: $206
Description: Lake Ridge Park is filled with trails, creeks, wooded areas and even has its own marina right on the Occoquan Reservoir. Latitude 38 Campers will be involved in a variety of activities such as hiking, learning about nature, kayaking on the water and many more outdoor activities. Each week, special activities that are related to the weekly theme, will also be added into our camp schedule. Weekly off-site excursions and swimming at a Prince William County pool round out our summer of fun. Please note that Lake Ridge Park Campers will spend the majority of their day outdoor; however, we do have access to shelter for inclement weather days. Each week campers will experience an onsite event or field tip. Field trips are subject to change, but will include trips such as Museums, working farms, bowling, SplashDown, indoor rock climbing and more.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207710

Camp Name: Jr. Explorers at Lake Ridge Park
Cost Per Week: $91
Description: Weekly themes will excite your child as we explore nature and learn about the incredible world around us. Filled with age-appropriate activities, trail hikes, creative games, and crafts to encourage their imagination. This smaller group setting is perfect for campers who are new to summer camps and want to get all the fun in half a day! Campers will spend time outdoors and inside our air conditioned activity center.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207711

Camp Name: Water Sports Camps at Lake Ridge Park
Cost Per Week: $95-$110
Description: Kayak and Fishing Camp: Learn the basics of kayaking and fishing, then we will take the boats out on the Occoquan to search for “the big one”. Paddle Sports Camp: Learn all of the skills that you will need to explore the Occoquan Reservoir by kayak, canoe, and paddleboard. Advanced Paddle Sports Camp: Learn more advanced techniques that you will use in a kayak, canoe, and paddleboard while exploring the Occoquan. Campers should have some experience with kayaks and other watercraft.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207015

Camp Name: On Stage Theatre Camp at Locust Shade Park
Cost Per Week: $100
Description: Calling all actors and actresses. Have you ever wanted to produce your own play? Using theatre games, improvisation, and interactive acting skills, the instructor will lead the participants in creating a play from the beginning, including creative props. There will be a short performance for family and friends on the last day of camp.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207010

Camp Name: Archery Camps
Cost Per Week: $90-$154
Description: This camp is designed to provide children with a new experience in a fun and safe environment to the sport of target archery. Focus is on safety, technique, self-improvement and learning the basic equipment available for use by all archers. All equipment is provided.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207015

Camp Name: Tennis Camps
Cost Per Week: $55-$135
Description: The US Tennis Association, Mid Atlantic Section is providing introductory tennis sessions where your child can develop tennis fundamentals and athletic skills through a fun and engaging play to learn style. Offered at 3 locations: Veterans Memorial Park, Locust Shade Park and George Hellwig Park. Choose from over 25 camps. Camps range from Tiny Tots to Advanced Levels.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207021

Camp Name: Summer Blast Camp at Sharron Baucom Dale City Recreation Center
Cost Per Week: $193
Description: This fun full-day camp combines age appropriate indoor and outdoor activities, daily swimming onsite and a weekly fieldtrip. Campers will build lasting friendships through team building activities and other great adventures. Our skilled staff will lead campers in sports, active games, creative projects, crafts, fitness and special events. Campers will have a BLAST!
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207300

Camp Name: Camp Pink at Sharron Baucom Dale City Recreation Center
Cost Per Week: $215
Description: Camp Pink provides a unique experience for girls to explore their creativity and develop their love for the arts, cooking, crafts, fitness and dance. Each week is different and will offer special instruction in these areas. Camp Pink is filled with new experiences and great opportunities to have fun and develop lasting friendships. Swimming onsite and fieldtrips too.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207200

Camp Name: Scamper Camper at Sharron Baucom Dale City Recreation Center
Cost Per Week: $94
Description: Join us for weekly indoor/outdoor adventures, cool science projects, extreme sensory activities, themed advanced art, fun games, a delicious snack and a daily trip to the playground/gymnasium! State Licensed program. Child must meet entrance age requirements by the first day of camp. Copies of the Camp Registration Form, Health/Physical Form, Age Verification (original Birth Certificate) and Shot Record required. Required documents can be downloaded from our website or picked up on-site.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207200

Camp Name: Preschool Age Camps
Cost Per Week: $55-$94
Description: Champ Camp at Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center, Little Campers at Sharron Baucom Dale City Recreation Center, Lil Explorers at James S. Long park and Little Acorns at Veterans Memorial Park. Your little camper will experience these popular camps providing a wide variety of activities, games, art, sensory projects and lots more. Hurry and register today as several of the weeks are already Waitlisted.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207019

Camp Name: Creative Writing at Sharron Baucom Dale City Recreation Center
Cost Per Week: $25 (one day)
Description: Creative writing is one of the most fulfilling ways to express yourself. Our Instructor will spark ideas, encourage confidence and help your young writer express themselves through writing. Campers will work together, play games and have fun exploring ideas. Campers will receive a notebook and writing tool to take home. One day camp.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207017

Camp Name: Wizardry Camp at Pat White Center at Ben Lomond
Cost Per Week: $105
Description: In this camp, “wizards in training” will study the powerful world of magic and conjure up a magic wand for use throughout the week. They will experiment with potions, learn about mystical creatures and practice their own magic spells. Each day campers will embark on a different quest, which may only be completed by the use of magic.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207017

Camp Name: CSI Camp at Pat White Center at Ben Lomond
Cost Per Week: $130
Description: This camp is designed for students who love forensics, want to learn the science behind the Hollywood hype of CSI, and enjoy working with like-minded peers. Students will work in teams, learn to secure a scene, collect and interpret evidence and learn what makes a case eligible for grand jury consideration. Activities include workshops in blood spatter, fingerprinting, psychological profiling, arson, DNA analysis and more.
Register At: https://parksandrec.pwcgov.org/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search?module=AR&primarycode=207009

Camp Name: Circus Art Camp, Space Adventures Art Camp, Let’s Go Camping Art Camp, Rainforest Adventures Art Camp. Under the Sea Art Camp. World Travel 3D Art Camp, Camp Build it Art Camp
Cost Per Week: Varies according to the site and full day or half day
Description: Art Camps! Includes all materials, themed art adventures, creativity, games and fun!
Register At: http://www.abrakadoodle.com/va-prince-william-county-register/

Camp Name: Animated Child S.T.E.A.M.
Cost Per Week: $240-$300
Description: Hands-On STEAM activities in small peer groups with an hour of daily outdoor fun! Weekly themes with new daily activities keep campers engaged with enriching lesson plans and empowering teaching moments.
Animated Child Engage, Enrich, Empower
Register At: https://www.animatedchild.com/bundle/summer-camp

Camp Name: Mini Rockers
Cost Per Week: $169
Description: A Monday through Thursday half day indoor climbing camp for your climbers. Kids will be introduced to age appropriate safety skills, workouts, and games while climbing and challenging themselves in our safe, supervised environment. Activities improve self-esteem, social skills, eye hand coordination, and kinesthetic development. Participants will be divided into age appropriate groups during the camp.
Register At: https://climb-va.com/booking/indoor-summer-camp/

Camp Name: Prince William County Parks, Recreation & Tourism Summer Camps
Cost Per Week: $25-$279
Description: Prince William County Parks, Recreation & Tourism offers over 400 offerings of Summer Camps to choose from for ages anywhere between 3 and 17. Registration begins March 7. The Summer Camp Guide is expected to be online Friday, February 22 and copies of the magazine will be delivered to our sites on March 1 so parents may begin planning their family’s summer plans.

Camp Mawavi and Camp Mawavi Jr. are held at Prince William Forest Park, a Division of the National Park Service with bus drop off and pick up at SHARRON BAUCOM DALE CITY RECREATION CENTER each day. A Prince William County Parks, Recreation & Tourism bus will transport children to and from the camp site each day. They are both full day camps. Camp Mawavi is an outdoor adventure camp full of hiking, fishing, archery, boating components, an off- site afternoon at the pool and a weekly field trip.

We are expanding the Historic Preservation Camps this year with Camps held at Ben Lomond Historic Site, Brentsville Courthouse Historic Centre and Rippon Lodge Historic Site. They are all week long-half day Camps.
Register At: http://www.pwcgov.org/government/dept/park/summercamp/Pages/default.aspx

Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center, Sharron Baucom Dale City Recreation Center and Veterans Memorial Park offer popular traditional full-day camps with weekly themes and field trips. Lake Ridge Park and Silver Lake Regional Park also offer full day camps with an outdoor atmosphere.
Register At: http://www.pwcgov.org/government/dept/park/summercamp/Pages/default.aspx

We can’t forget our littlest campers starting at three. Choose from Champ Camp (age 3-5) at Chinn Aquatics & Fitness Center, Little Campers (age 3-5) at Sharron Baucom Dale City Recreation Center, Little Acorns (age 3-5) at Veterans Memorial Park, Space Art Adventure STEAM Camp (ages 3-5) at Veterans Memorial Park, Abrakadoodle®️ Art Camps (ages 3-9) and Lil Explorers (ages 3-5) at James S. Long Park.
Register At: http://www.pwcgov.org/government/dept/park/summercamp/Pages/default.aspx