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Summer Day Camps

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For more than 30 summers, Prince George's County children have been attending summer day camps, summer playgrounds, and summer teen center programs offered by The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC).

Summer day camps are offered at M-NCPPC venues throughout Prince George’s County including the Wayne K. Curry Sports & Learning Center. 

The Sportplex is pleased to offer exciting programs this summer for your child(ren). Camps this year will include Boxing, Cheerleading, Counselor in Training (CIT), Dance, Gymnastics, Junior Lifeguard, Martial Arts, Robotics, Sewing, Sports, Swim & Fitness, Teen Adventures Travel, Track & Field, and Video Game Design, along with special events programming, arts & crafts, and of course swimming!  Each camp concludes with a Showcase, displaying the skills campers have learned during their time with us.

Below are the Basic Camp Facts for Summer Day Camp 2017:

Camp Hours

9 am-4:30 pm

Extended Care Programs
  • Before Care Hours -  7 am-9 am
    • Field House – Track & Field, Teen Adventures Travel, Sports, Boxing, Dance, CIT, Junior Lifeguard
    • Gymnastics – Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Martial Arts, Swim & Fitness
    • Learning Center – Robotics (Teens/Children), Video Game Design (Teens/Children), Sewing
  • After Care Hours -  4:30 pm-6 pm
    • Field House – ALL campers registered for the extended care programs.
Pick-Up
  • 4:30 pm Pick-up – Campers will be seated on the bleachers at the back entrance of the Field House
  • Early Pick-up -  If your child is leaving early, prior to the 4:30 pm pick-up, Parents must pick-up their child(ren) from their home base, (i.e., Classroom, Gym, Field House or Studio) 
Late Fees
  • A late fee will be assessed for campers who are not picked up by the program scheduled end time. The fee is $5 per camper for every 15 minutes, or a portion thereof, per child. Children that are not picked up or in Aftercare, will be escorted to Room 128.  Parents must report to Room 128 to receive their late pick up fee slip, make payment at the Activities Desk and return Room 128 to sign their child(ren) out.  Campers will not be allowed to return and/or participate in any M-NCPPC program until all late fees are paid.
Parking
  • Parking is permitted ONLY in designated parking spaces.  No drop-off or pick-up is allowed in the front of the building. All violators will be subject to ticketing.
Sign-In/Sign-Out
  • All campers MUST be signed in and out on a daily basis
  • ID is required for sign-out
  • No one under 18 years of age is permitted to sign out a child(ren).
  • All individuals authorized to sign out MUST be listed on the Day Camp Authorization Form.
Lunch
  • Parents are responsible for providing a bag lunch for their child(ren) daily.
  • During camp hours, campers are not allowed to use the vending machines or buy food at Betty’s Place & Café.

NOTE: The 2017 Summer Day Camp Lunch Program is being offered through Simply Good, LLC, the sole food provider for the complex. Please call 301-583-2493 for more information.

Camp Calendars
  • Camp calendars are distributed every session listing your child’s daily activities.
  • Camp-wide “special activities” and on-site field trips will be posted for your awareness.
  • Camp Showcases will be held on the last Friday of each session. Parents are encouraged to attend!

Visit www.pgparks.com for more information about summer day camps and associated extended care options, summer playgrounds and summer teen centers at venues throughout Prince George's County.

Questions?
Send an e-mail to help4smartlink@pgparks.com or call the Park and Planning Help Desk at 301-699-CALL(2255); TTY 301-699-2544.