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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

Camps for Kids

  • Sports Madness Camp!

    Ages 7-12. Sample a sports smorgasbord for established & aspiring athletes alike!

  • Nature Thrills Camp!

    Ages 6-11. Venture outside and explore the great outdoors through crafts, games, & songs!

  • Preschool Camps

    Ages 2-3, 3-5, & 4-6. Little Adventurers unite, we've got the perfect camp for your little one!

  • Circus Arts Camp

    Ages 7-12. Discover what it's like to be a performer under the Big Top!

  • Horseback Riding Camps

    Ages 8-12. Have a horse passion? Ride different breeds, learn basic care, grooming, & equipment.

Summer is almost here!

We offer a variety of camps for ages 2-14 that will keep kids entertained all summer long.  Check out our Summer Camp Catalog to view all of our camp options for Summer 2014. Register for summer camps online or call us at (503) 823-3620.

 

Summertime Thrills, ages: 6-11

Experience action packed camps filled with exciting activities. Build cooperation, confidence & teamwork skills while making new friends. Stimulate imaginations & increase self-esteem while discovering ways to positively use your energy. Get ready for a memorable summer!
Day/Time: M-F, 9am-5:30pm Fee: $125 Drop-Off Location: Classroom
Camp Director: Maura
Program Details:
  • Campers should wear closed toed shoes, weather appropriate clothing, and have sunscreen applied before they arrive. Please bring water bottle, lunch, and backpack to carry personal items.
  • Field trips on Wednesdays or Thursdays. Swimming twice per week.
  • Register for Summertime Thrills with our new online system!
 

Nature Thrills, ages: 6-11

Let your energy & creativity fly! New & exciting adventures await! Children explore their world through arts & crafts, games, stories & thematic activities that are developmentally appropriate. Make new friends, stimulate your imagination & develop new skills as you play together. Always a favorite!
Day/Time: M-F, 9am-5:30pm Fee: $125 Drop-Off Location: Covered Picnic Shelter (west side of park)
Camp Director: Ellen
Program Details:
  • Campers should wear closed toed shoes, weather appropriate clothing, and have sunscreen applied before they arrive. Please bring water bottle, lunch, and backpack to carry personal items.
  • Field trips on Wednesdays or Thursdays. Swimming once per week.
  • Register for Nature Thrills with our new online system!
 

Sports Madness, ages 7-12

Sample an athletic smorgasbord! Enthusiasm & excitement abound participating in traditional games while discovering new ones. Activities suite both the established & aspiring athlete. Emphasis on team play, cooperation & participation ensure a positive experience for all. Crazy Fun!
Day/Time: M-F, 9am-5:30pm Fee: $125 Drop-Off Location: Community Center Courtyard
Camp Director: Hannah
Program Details:
  • Campers should wear closed toed shoes, weather appropriate clothing, and have sunscreen applied before they arrive. Please bring water bottle, lunch, and backpack to carry personal items.
  • Field trips on Wednesdays or Thursdays. Swimming twice per week.
  • Register for Sports Madness Camps with our new online system!
 

Little Adventures, ages 3-5

Keep little minds & bodies busy, active & happy in an exciting theme based camp experience. Delightfully fill your child's day with arts & crafts, games, music, science, special events & more. Adventure awaits!
Day/Time: M-F, 9am-1pm & 1-5pm Fee: $65 Drop-Off Location: Fireside Room
Camp Director: Amanda
Program Details:
  • Campers should wear closed toed shoes, weather appropriate clothing, and have sunscreen applied before they arrive. Please bring water bottle, lunch, and backpack to carry personal items.
  • Register for Little Adventures Camp with our new online system!
 

Preschool Camp, ages 3-5

Summer's here! Experience arts,crafts, games, songs, & meet new friends. Explore everything that makes this such a special time of year.
Day/Time: M-Th, 9:30-12pm & 12:45-3:15pm Fee: $40 Drop-Off Location: Preschool Classroom
Camp Director: Joyce
Program Details:
  • Campers should wear closed toed shoes, weather appropriate clothing, and have sunscreen applied before they arrive. Please bring water bottle and a snack.
  • Register for Preschool Camps with our new online system!
 

2 Cool Toddler Camp, ages 2.5-3

Let us be your child's stepping stone before 'big kid' classes! Together, we build friendships, sing songs, create masterpieces & play active games. Group settings foster social & emotional growth which is so vital for the little ones. A way to venture out of the 'nest', perhaps for the first time! A gentle start!
Day/Time: M/W & T/Th, 9:30-11:30am Fee: $25 Drop-Off Location: Toddler Preschool Room
Camp Director: Caitlyn
Program Details:
  • Campers should wear closed toed shoes, weather appropriate clothing, and have sunscreen applied before they arrive. Please bring water bottle and a snack.
  • Register for 2 Cool Toddler Camp with our new online system!