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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.

 

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!