Summer KidsCamp registration is open

2013-04-07T00:00:00Z 2013-04-11T12:52:44Z Summer KidsCamp registration is openTimes Staff
April 07, 2013 12:00 am  • 

VALPARAISO | Parents of children enrolled in kindergarten through sixth grade can register for KidsCamp.

KidsCamp, offered by Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County, is a summer camp program in which children engage in fun, supervised activities in education, health and fitness, team sports, arts and crafts, environmental awareness, indoor and outdoor recreation,

KidsCamp also provides experiences such as field trips, guest speakers, trips to local parks and community service projects.

KidsCamp is available Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County Units in Valparaiso, Portage and South Haven. KidsCamp begins June 10 and runs through Aug. 16.

Fees are based on usage with morning, afternoon, all day and full week options available. Children must be members of Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County. Annual membership fees are $35. Financial assistance for membership and KidsCamp fees are available to those who qualify.

For more information about activities and times or to register for Summer KidsCamp, call (219) 464-7282, ext. 241, ext. 241 or ext. 229. Parents may register at the individual club locations on the following enrollment dates:

• Valparaiso Unit, 354 Jefferson St. — Registration open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday at any Kidstop School site during normal Kidstop hours from before or after school.

• South Haven Unit, 723 Long Run Road — 5 to 7 p.m. May 30  or during regular Kidstop hours from 6:30 to 8:30 a.m.  Monday through Friday.

• Forrest L. “Dusty” Rhode Portage Unit, 5895 Evergreen Avenue — 5 to 7 p.m. May 23 and June 6.

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