Rec Little Campers (Formerly Gurney Day Camp)
Please Note: To receive your member rate for any lessons and camps, you must purchase your membership first.
Enrollment is limited to 20 campers per day.
Ages 3-5 (and has not attended kindergarten)
Location: Middle School cafeteria & outside area
One-week sessions: M-F 9am – 12:30pm (extended hours now include lunchtime-please pack a nut-free lunch for your child)
Fee for each session: $170 for members and $200 for non-members
Please note: All campers need to be potty trained. And there is no before/after care available for this age group.
Dates have been updated to reflect Summer 2024. Themes will be updated when director is hired
Session 1: June 10-14 All about animals- Is your little one an animal lover? Then, come join us for animal week! Campers will learn about new animals and their habitats by spending time outdoors, listening to read alouds, doing crafts, and by participating in traditional camp activities.
Session 2: June 17-21 Ocean- Splash! Come explore the depth of the ocean with ocean week. Campers will learn about marine life and the ocean through read alouds, ocean themed crafts, water, and traditional camp activities. We can’t wait to dive in!
Session 3: June 24-28 Bugs and Insects- Get ready for some creepy crawly fun during bugs and insects week! This week will focus on learning about these six legged flying creatures in a safe, fun environment. Campers will participate in bug themed read alouds, crafts, and outdoor time.
Session 4: July 1-3 (NO Camp July 4 or 5) Make Believe- Young children are naturally imaginative and creative. Make believe week is going to focus on giving them an outlet to explore that! Our books and activities this week will focus on all things magical and fiction. Think castles, dragons, and new worlds!
Session 5: July 8-12 Colors and shapes- There is so much for a young child to explore when it comes to colors and shapes. This week we will learn about shapes, their names, and where we can find them in our world. We will also be figuring out the names of colors and what happens when they are mixed together!
Session 6: July 15-19 Space week- 3…2…1….BLAST OFF! Come explore the galaxy with us as we learn about space during space camp. We will be doing space themed science projects, reading space books, learning about astronauts and more!
Session 7: July 22-26 Nature walk- Nature has so much to offer and there is no better time to explore it than in the summer! This week we will explore nature by reading about it, taking walks, and doing outdoor activities like making flower crowns.
Come join the fun! Amazing Rec staff, will keep your preschoolers engaged and happy as they transition into summer. Camp includes free play as well as structured activities inside and outside, including group games, crafts, obstacle courses, circle/storytime, nature exploration, and lots of good old-fashioned summer fun! Kids should bring a nut-free snack and lunch each day. Activities vary each day and week, so sign up for multiple sessions!
Full refunds are available for cancellations made up until 2 weeks prior to the 1st camp/class meeting. Our full refund policy can be found here.