Summer Camp at Riverside Parks & Recreation
Registration will begin at 7:30 AM, February 15th for returning campers, and begin at 7:30 AM on February 22nd for New Campers. Registration will be available both online and at our office located at 43 E. Quincy St. A $15 deposit per week per child is required. For more information on the online registration process or to locate any of the necessary forms, please click the tab to the left of which camp(s) you're interested in and locate the Forms at the bottom of the page.
Summer Camp Registration
Returning Camper registration begins on Tuesday, February 15th at 7:30 AM. On Tuesday, February 15th, we will offer extended office hours from 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM. On Wednesday, February 16th, we will offer extended office hours from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
New Camper Registration begins on Tuesday, February 22nd at 7:30 AM. On Tuesday, February 22nd, we will offer extended office hours from 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM. On Wednesday, February 23, we will offer extended office hours from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM.
Our Parent Information Night will be held prior to the first week of Summer Camp, likely sometime in May. More information about the date, time, and location of our Parent Night will be sent out at a later date.
Camp Philosophy and Goals
The Riverside Parks & Recreation Department Day Camps are designed to keep campers active, entertained, and socially involved through a variety of activities within a safe and supervised camp setting. All of our carefully planned activities are implemented with the following goals in mind:
- Encourage children to be social and boost their self-confidence within group settings
- Promote teamwork, sportsmanship, and respect with fellow campers and camp leaders
- Proved a positive and sound environment in which children can learn and play
- Develop skills and knowledge through a variety of activities involving, but not limited to: sports, art, nature and fitness