Summer Food Program

Summer and Fall Camps

AQUATICS

WET ‘N’ WILD AQUATIC CAMP
Ages: 5-12. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 60. End the summer with a splash! Kids will have a blast during this week full of poolside adventure. Each day will feature swimming lessons, water safety instruction, crafts, snacks and free swim time. At the end of every week, parents are invited to join in on the fun with a pizza party. Pre-registration is required for our camps, and they fill quickly, so sign up today.
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COMPUTER ANIMATION, VIDEO & TECHNOLOGY

ANIMATION
Ages: 10-17. Enrollment Min 5 / Max 12. In this class students will learn the basics of animation and digital design. Students who enjoy going to various sites to see fun interactive animations will love this course. This class will utilizes Adobe’s award winning animation software in Adobe Flash. Students will create fun interactive animations that they can share with the world.
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APPLICATION DESIGN
Ages: 10-17. Enrollment 4 / Max 12. This camp offers students a hands-on look at the world of application design and development. This interactive course will instruct students about the design and development of applications. Students will design their own app, which can be shared with friends and family members with an Apple or Android device.
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iCODE
Ages: 6-10. Enrollment Min 5 / Max 12. This course offers younger students a fun, interactive look at coding. Students will create virtual apps and write their own programs that they can share with friends and family. This course makes learning to code fun and explores problem solving and programming logic.
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iGAME CREATORS
Ages: 6-10. Enrollment 5 / Max 12. Want to create video games? This is an introductory course for younger students who want learn to build simple video games. This course combines the art of video game design and animation to create interactive characters that fly around the screen. Amaze your friends and family with your fun interactive games.
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iWEB
Ages: 6-10. Enrollment Min 5 / Max 12. This class is offers younger students a look at web design. Students enrolled in this course will create a website about their favorite things. This course will also teach students about internet safety as well as skills needed in the 21st century.
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MOVIE MAKERS
Ages: 10-17. Enrollment Min 5 / Max 12. This hands-on, interactive course will instruct students on the world of digital video design and production. Students will learn concepts that will help them become an effective director of digital video projects. Students enrolled in this course will learn how to create a wide range of movie productions even producing their very own 3D video that they can share with friends and family.
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THE GAMING ACADEMY
Ages: 10-17. Enrollment Min 5 / Max 12. The gaming academy is an all-day course for students who love games. During this course students will be immersed into the world of 2D and 3D game design. The gaming academy is a combination of our Video Game Design, Advanced Game Design and 3D Game Design courses. The course offers students a variety of hands on experience designing and building their very own games. Students are encouraged to bring a sack lunch.
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VIDEO GAME DESIGN
Ages: 10-17. Enrollment Min 5 / Max 12. This course provides students with a fun interactive look at the world of mobile video game design and development. Students enrolled in this camp will learn the basics of video game design and produce several different interactive video games to share with their friends and family.
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WEB DESIGN
Ages: 10-17. Enrollment Min 5 / Max 12. This course is an in-depth look at the world of web design and development. Students enrolled in this session will learn how to build their own web site from start to finish using award winning suite of products. The learning for this camp does not end at the door students will have access to their web site with free hosting for one year.
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YOUNG ENGINEERS
Ages: 6-12. Enrollment Min 5 / Max 12. Technology and innovation collide to create this course. This interactive class looks to unlock the imagination of young engineers. Ever thought of creating piano out of bananas or a video game controller out of a piece of paper? Why not? This course will utilize an invention kit for the 21st century and guide students the process of building several fun, interactive creations.
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3D-GAME DESIGN
Ages: 10-17. Enrollment Min 5 / Max 12. Video Game Design is suggested prior to this course. This class offers and interactive look at the world of 3D Game Design. This awesome 3D video game design course offers the chance for students to create and immerse themselves in a 3D world. If you are looking to design professional 3D games that both look and feel just like the ones you play at home, then you don’t want to miss this course.
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CYCLING

CONFIDENT, CAPABLE COMMUTERS
Ages: 16 and Up. Enrollment Min 3 / Max 16. Do you want to take advantage of all the benefits of commuting by bicycle but aren’t sure how to get started? Have you been riding for years but never received any instruction on the rules of the road? This class, taught by instructors certified by the League of American Bicyclists, is designed to be beneficial to all levels of riders. Participants will learn how to ride safely in traffic and on the sidewalk, basic bike maintenance and group riding skills.
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PRE-DRIVER’S ED
Ages: 12-16. Enrollment Min 4 / Max 10. Is your teen itching to get out of the house? Eagerly anticipating the freedom of a driver’s license? Show them the opportunities traveling by bicycle can offer! Pre-driver’s Ed will introduce the rules of the road and teach participants the skills needed to safely and effectively use their bike as a form of transportation. Each day kids will learn and practice new skills before going on a group ride to a popular destination. On the final day all the participants will enjoy a movie at Southwind Theaters! Participants will ride on sidewalks as well as roads and must provide their own bike and helmet. Participants are also encouraged to bring spending money for snacks at various destinations.
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YOUTH CYCLING CAMP
Ages 8-12. Min. 4 / Max 10. Does your little one love riding their bike and never seem to burn up enough energy? Youth Cycling Camp is a weeklong camp where participants will travel from Hobbs Park to various parks in Lawrence by bike for crafts and games. All travel will be done on sidewalks and there will be a focus on safe riding and street crossing. All participants must provide their own bike and helmet. In case of inclement weather the camp will move to the East Lawrence Recreation Center.
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DANCE

DANCE PARTY CAMP
Ages: 7-10. Enrollment Min 4 / Max 12.We know you can dance. Come enjoy a week filled with friends, laughter and oh yeah, dancing. Dancers will learn Jazz, contemporary and Hip Hop. Dancers will put on a little show for their parents at the end of the week.
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LITTLE ROCK STARS DANCE CAMP
Ages: 6-8. Enrollment Min 4 / Max 12. Do you have a “little rock star” at home? Are dancing, singing, movin’ and groovin’ a part of your child’s daily routine? Little Rock Stars Summer Dance Camp is a camp designed for the aspiring young performer in your house. Daily activities include lessons in Hip Hop, musical theatre dance, and much more. There will also be arts & crafts and games. The talented team at LPRD will rock our way through this exciting five day camp. The camp “Grammy Awards” will be held at the end of the week for parents to come watch.
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MOANA DANCE CAMP
Ages: 4-5 / 6-8. Enrollment Min 4 / Max 12. Come be a part of our Ohana (dance family)! Be courageous like Moana and explore new territories using your imagination. Explore movement and basics of dance to the music from the movie while improving balance and gross motor skills. Create crafts commemorating her adventures and work on a show that will be presented to parents at the end of the week!
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TROLLS DANCE CAMP
Ages: 4-5 / 6-8. Enrollment Min 6 / Max 12. Students will learn basic dance movements, play movement games and work on eye-hand coordination and agility skills; dance to music from the movie; and created story-related arts and crafts!
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ENRICHMENT CAMPS

AVIATION YOUTH CAMP
Ages: 12-15. Enrollment Min 16 / Max 40. Aviation Youth Camp is a day camp offering an introduction on the fundamentals of flight to area middle school students at the Lawrence Municipal Airport on Saturday, May 19. The camp is a joint partnership of the Lawrence Municipal Airport Aviation Advisory Board, the Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department, the Jayhawk Model Masters and the Northeast Kansas 99’s Women Pilots.
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BRIXOLOGY
Ages: 7-12. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 20. Sets the foundation for our next generation of makers! Learn about the exciting field of engineering as a Mad Scientist guides you and your team to accomplish engineering-themed projects using LEGO® bricks. Step in the shoes of an aerospace engineer while assembling a space station and delve into the physics of carnival rides, structural basics of bridges and nature’s very own engineering marvels. Tinker with LEGO® bricks during camp and build your own models to test and rebuild at home! Get into engineering the Mad Science way!
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CLAWS, CODES AND COSMOS
Ages: 7 to 12. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 20. Claws, Codes and Cosmos will spend four days with Mad Science exploring the “awesomeness” that is science! Discover how to send secret messages to your friends using special codes. Learn about your surrounding environment and how science will help us protect our planet. Explore how Newton’s laws are at work in your favorite sport. Become a young astronaut for a day while exploring the mysteries of the solar system.
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CLUES, CRIMES AND CULPRITS
Ages: 5 to 7. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 20. Oh NO! The Mad Science monkey is missing! Will you help us figure out where the monkey is? How he got out? And, what he is up to? Join the Mad Science crew as we gather the evidence from the crime scene, and take it back to the lab to analyze it. As the week goes on we will use chemistry, forensics science, physics, and biology to solve the crime. Blood typing, DNA examination, and pH testing are only a few of the scientific tests our young sleuths will get to participate in.
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EUREKA! – THE INVENTORS CAMP
Ages: 7 to 12. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 20. Creative Contraption Warning! This is a camp designed by you-the Inventor! Each day you’ll be given a series of challenges which must be overcome using basic materials, simple machines, tips from world famous inventors and the most important thing of all – your mind. With a little bit of ingenuity you’ll construct catapults and forts and then lay siege, fabricate a winning Egg Drop design, construct a dancing robot and assemble a working light saber to take home. While Thomas Edison said invention is 10% inspiration and 90% perspiration, this camp is 100% fun!
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GROSSOLOGY
Ages: 7 to 12. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 20. Life is full of slippery, slimy, gooey and gassy stuff! Campers will get into all of this up to their elbows as they investigate DNA, digestion, chemical reactions, electrochemical reaction and mucus, which are all part of what makes life possible.
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LEGO NINJANEERING
Ages: 5 to 7. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 12. Enter the world of Ninjago and become an apprentice Ninjaneer! Learn the way of Spinjitzu, build the Fire Temple, race Skull Trucks, and encounter the mighty Dragon! Imagine and build unique and fun LEGO projects with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor while exploring the fantasy world of Ninjago. This is an ideal way to prepare young Ninjaneers for the challenge of Ninjaneering Masters with LEGO camp.
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LEGO NINJANEERING MASTERS
Ages: 8 to 12. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 12. Master the world of Ninjago by becoming a Ninjaneer! Tame the Ice Dragon, motorize your Blade Cycle, design the Dark Fortress, and hone your Spinjitzu battle skills! In this advanced LEGO camp, Ninjaneering masters will learn real world concepts in physics, engineering and architecture while exploring the fantasy world of Ninjago.
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LEGO ROBOTICS WE DO
Ages: 5 to 7. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 12. Build and program robots in this introductory Robotics class using the LEGO WeDo system. Learn basic programming skills, simple engineering concepts, and the names of robot components. Work in Small groups to complete several projects using tilt and motion sensors. This is a great way to prepare young robotics enthusiasts for our more advanced Robotics programs.
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LEGO ROBOTICS EV3
Ages: 8 to 12. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 12. Build and program robots using the new LEGO Mindstorms EV3 system! Learn about mechanical and software design, loops, conditional statements, problem solving and teamwork skills. Work in small groups, program and build your robot, and rise to the challenge. Control the robot to avoid obstacles, pickup and carry objects and play sounds. Projects are structured so that students work in an open-ended, investigative environment while having fun.
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LEGO, INTRO TO STEM
Ages: 5 to 7. Enrollment Min 11 / Max 24. Tap into your imagination with tens of thousands of LEGO! Build engineer-designed projects such as Boats, Snowmobiles, Catapults, and Merry-Go-Rounds. Then use special pieces to create your own unique design! New and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system with the guidance of an experience Play-Well instructor.
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LEGO STEM CHALLENGE
Ages: 7 to 12. Enrollment Min 11 / Max 24. Power on your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as Catapults, Pneumatic Cranes Arch Bridge, and Battletracks! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. An experience instructor will challenge new and returning students to engineer at the next level.
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ROCKIN ROBOTS
Ages: 8-12. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 20. Learn about the history of robot design, how robots sense, decide and carry out tasks, program a robot to do a series of maneuvers and participate in robot relays. Build a working robot to take home.
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SCIENCE LAB, MY FIRST
Ages: 4-6. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 20. This camp offers young children ages 4-6 an exciting introduction to basic environmental science. Each session is devoted to different aspects of the Outdoors, allowing children to progressively enrich their understanding of how living things grow and how they interact with the environment around them. During the course of each 2 1/2 hour session, children will perform hands-on experiments, play themed games, and enjoy a snack and story related to the theme for that day. A mural will grow through the course of the program as children illustrate their latest discoveries at the close of each session. Each child will receive their own lab coat and goggles.
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SCIENCE LAB, SUPER SUMMER
Ages: 7-12. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 20. Let Mad Science get you moving with this four-day camp. Do you love to build, design and fix things? Put on your engineer’s hat to see how science is used to build skyscrapers, bridges, and tunnels. Use simple machines to help lift weights. Spend a day being a true Mad Scientist as you learn about chemical reactions that you might encounter in your daily life. Ever wonder how a camera works? See how cameras capture light to store images and how movie makers make images move and create 3-D effects during “Shutterbugs” day. Finally, take a walk on the wild side as you explore the nature of birds, beasts and bugs.
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SECRET AGENT LAB
Ages: 6-12.Enrollment Min 10 / Max 20. Step into the shoes of a detective – uncover the science involved in evidence gathering and analysis. Become a super sleuth and learn clever ways of performing tasks in this hands-on view of the science that spies use. From decoding messages to metal detectors and night vision, campers will have the opportunity to check out spy equipment and discover the technological tools of detection!
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3,2,1 BLAST OFF
Ages: 7 to 12. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 20. This action-packed week will focus on rockets and the physics of rocket flight. After learning the model rocket safety code, campers will build several different types of rockets and participate in the launching of multiple different rockets during the four-day camp. Children will be divided into three groups – altitude trackers, launch preparation and launchers – for all rocket launches and will get the opportunity to try all three roles.
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SCIENCE & NATURE

CLAWS, PAWS, JAWS
Ages: 6-13. Enrollment Min 20 / Max 40. Are you ready to tear into summer? Explore the world of animals on land and sea. Come discover the impressive features and adaptions of several top predators in North America. Learn how and why animals eat, hide, travel, climb, and a whole lot more! Campers will identify jaws, paws and claws of different animals and make fun animal crafts to take home.
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KID VS WILD
Ages: 6-13. Enrollment Min 20 / B1 Max 30; B2 Max 20. What is your survival IQ? Can you survive the most extreme environments like many animals? You will learn valuable survival skills while exploring the strategies animals use to survive daily life. Learn about navigation, fire building, water purification and how not to get lost.
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MOST EXTREME ANIMALS
Ages: 6-13. Enrollment Min 20 / C1 Max 30; C2 Max 20. Who is the fighter pilot of the animal world or the oldest creature on Earth? We will explore the most amazing feats of animals in this camp. Participate in the Animal Olympics and see if you can be as amazing as the most extreme animals.
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LIGHTS, CAMERA, ANIMALS
Ages: 6-13. Enrollment Min 20 / Max 40. Star in your own Nature TV episode! Campers will channel famous TV personalities such as the wild Kratt brothers, Bindi Irwin and Jeff Corwin as they work on Prairie Park Nature Center’s first ever episode of “Lights, Camera, Animals!” We will explore different animal topics each day, wherein kids will put their newfound knowledge to use in an entertaining and educational video. Campers will bring home the final cut to share with family and friends.
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WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE
Ages: 6-13. Enrollment Min 20 / F1 Max 30; F2 Max 20. Develop your naturalist skills by learning to identify animal tracks, read wildlife signs and find the secret hiding places of animals in the wild. Learn to identify snakes, bugs, and birds. Investigate how important good habitat is to the survival of animals in the wild.
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CREATURE QUEST
Ages: 6-13. Enrollment Min 20 / G1 Max 30; G2 Max 20. Hunt for the most extreme animals in nature and find out which need the most protection. This camp will highlight ways that animals are adapted to extreme conditions, wild ways of getting food, and the most bizarre survival techniques. Try your hand at Animal Olympics and find clues to nature’s more endangered critters.
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THE PLANET AVENGERS
Ages: 6-13. Enrollment Min 20 / Max 40. Planet Avengers Assemble! Join a team of Earth’s mightiest heroes, devoted to protecting the planet from foes no single hero can withstand alone. This camp will promote kid activism for a better planet. Learn about recycling, reducing your carbon footprint, habitat conservation, renewable energy sources and more through fun games, investigative activities and field trips.
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JUNIOR NATURALISTS
Ages: 6-13. Enrollment Min 20 / I1 Max 30; I2 Max 20. Learn what being a Naturalist is all about. You will become a junior nature center naturalist for one week. Learn how to feed and care for the nature center animals and about their natural habitats and behaviors. You will develop other naturalist skills such as wildlife and plant identification, tracking, navigation and much more. You will meet professional biologists who work environmental jobs.
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LAST CHANCE SUMMER CAMP
Ages: 6-13. Enrollment Min 15 / Max 25. Camp especially scheduled for homeschooled and private school students who may be getting an extra-long summer vacation. Campers will learn valuable survival skills like navigation, fire building, water purification and how to not get lost.
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SPORTS

ALL SPORTS CAMPS
Ages: 6-12. Enrollment Min 15 / Max 40. The objective of this camp is to provide an opportunity for children to learn fundamentals and skills of various sports along with playing other popular games. We will have specialized instruction for baseball, basketball, soccer and tennis from former athletes at the college level or coaches with years of experience. We will also play other popular games such as kickball, dodgeball and flag football along with others. Registration deadline is one week prior to the start of each session.
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CHEER AND SPIRIT CAMP
Ages: 6-12. Enrollment Min 4 / Max 15. Teamwork is always a key ingredient in our cheerleading camp. Participants are encouraged to learn the basics of cheerleading while working as a team. Campers will be exposed to dance, cheers, chants, motion drills, jumps and basic stunts addition to learning techniques of cheerleading. Students will follow a progressive format and learn correct body mechanics while learning these skills.
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GYMNASTICS CAMP
Ages: 6-12. Enrollment Min 6 / Max 14. Experience the thrill of gymnastics – bounce on the trampoline, roll over the bars and hang by the rings. Camp is designed for participants to improve and learn new skills, increase physical fitness and build a positive self-image. If you child loves to jump, flip and defy gravity, this is the camp for them.
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START SWINGING SUMMER GOLF CAMP
Ages: 6-10, 11-14. Enrollment Min 3 / Max 20. Start Swinging class will focus on terminology and concepts in golf. It will introduce the junior to traditional fundamentals covering putting, chipping, pitching and full swing techniques. Juniors will receive instruction in a group setting and the one on one attention based on advancement on learning of skills.
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START SWINGING AFTER SCHOOL FALL GOLF CAMP
Ages: 6-10, 11-14. Enrollment Min 3 / Max 20. Start Swinging class will focus on terminology and concepts in golf. It will introduce the junior to traditional fundamentals covering putting, chipping, pitching and full swing techniques. Juniors will receive instruction in a group setting and the one on one attention based on advancement on learning of skills.
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ROCK CHALK TENNIS CAMP
Ages: 6-18. Enrollment: Min 6 / Max 24. For beginner-intermediate tennis players interested in learning/improving skills and having a lot of fun! This camp will be a combination of drills focusing on technique, and team events where kids will learn about sportsmanship while competing in fun games.
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TUMBLING AND TRAMPOLINE CAMP
Ages: 6-12. Enrollment Min: 4 / Max 15. This camp is designed for beginning and intermediate tumblers. Learn all the fundamental skills for both trampoline and tumbling, from basic skills to flipping and twisting. Campers will learn combination bounces, linking skills together in routines as well as individual skill practice. Participants learn body control, aerial awareness, safety and of course FUN!
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YOUTH LACROSSE CAMP
Ages: 9-18. Enrollment Min 15 / Max 60. The purpose of the camp is to introduce the game of lacrosse to new players and to help experienced players refine their skills. An emphasis will be placed on teaching basic fundamental skills such as throwing, catching and cradling; however, instruction will also include shooting, offense and defense.
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YOUTH SOCCER CAMP
Ages: 6-12. Enrollment Min 15 / Max 40. The objective of the camp is for kids to learn different soccer fundamentals and skills in an organized and safe manor.
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VOLLEYBALL CAMP
Ages: 8-12; 13-18. Enrollment Min 15 / Max 50. Sports Pavilion Lawrence and Lawrence Juniors Volleyball are teaming up to offer a volleyball camp for those that want to improve their volleyball skills in a fun, player centered environment. Whether you are a volleyball club player or play recreation, this camp is for you. Everyone will have ample opportunity to learn new skills, advance their game and meet new friends.
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CRITTERS OF CACTUS CREEK
Ages: 6-12. Enrollment Min 6 / Max 12. Welcome to Cactus Creek, the most charming town in the wild west! When a ragtag group of performers rolls in, the townsfolk are pleased as punch to have some genuine entertainment! With every critter in Cactus Creek focused on the upcoming show, the Buzzard Bait Bandits have an opportunity to wreak havoc on the town! Will Cactus Creek surrender to the rule of these dastardly foes, or can they come up with an idea to save the town?
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WHAT A KNIGHT!
Ages: 6-12. Enrollment Min 6 / Max 12. Join Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table on Camelot’s craziest quest in this hilarious adventure! A castle full of colorful characters join in the fun, including precious princesses, a talking dragon – and don’t forget Merlin and his magic mirror!
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THE PIRATE LADIES OF THE CARIBBEAN
Ages: 6-12. Enrollment Min 6 / Max 12. A chest of gold doubloons sent by the Queen to care for orphaned children has been stolen by pirates! The orphanage seeks help from Esmeralda, once an orphan herself. Little do they know that she is now the notorious pirate Lucky Lu, leader of the Lawless Ladies! A classic sword fight is the climax to this swashbuckling pirate comedy with a treasure chest of female roles.
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STARFARCE PART 3: AGAIN, WITH THE FARCE
Ages: 6-12. Enrollment Min 6 / Max 12. Part 3 of the Starfarce trilogy features the ongoing saga of Hannah Solo, Princess Layla, and Duke Skywalker and their alien friends and foes.
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SCHOOL’S OUT, THEATRE’S IN WORKSHOPS
Ages: 6-12. Enrollment Min 6 / Max 12. School’s Out, Theatre’s In at Theatre Lawrence (S.O.T.I). How can you help your child build self-confidence, make friends, and discover their talents? How about developing their reading and comprehension, advancing social skills and self-expression, all while having a great time? Get thee to the theatre! The SOTI program is designed for all children from the shy to outgoing, by offering workshops that appeal to a child’s natural creativity, curiosity and imagination! Campers will need to bring a sack lunch. Each of our SOTI dates features a different theme, providing a new adventure at each visit.
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TRADITIONAL

NEIGHBORHOOD DROP-IN PLAYGROUND LICENSED PROGRAMS
Ages: 5-12. An exciting neighborhood activity program planned for children. Activities include trips, special events, swimming, games and contests. Specialists will visit the playground each week to work in the areas of nature, arts and crafts. Playground supervisors will request parental consent in writing before allowing the child to leave a playground. Weekly schedules will be available at each playground. Playgrounds are open Monday-Friday. Lunches will be provided at the Summer Food Free Lunch Program site in South Park and Broken Arrow Park or children can bring a sack lunch. Lunch will be supervised by staff. There are three options available for enrollment: weekly, bi-weekly and monthly to accommodate any summer schedule. Instructor: LPRD Staff. Pre-registration is required. No camp 7/4-6. For more information, contact Duane Peterson, Special Events supervisor, at (785) 832-7940.
2018 Summer Playgrounds Packet

BROKEN ARROW PARK, 2900 LOUISIANA ST.
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SOUTH PARK, 1141 MASSACHUSETTS ST.
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HALF DAYS AT HOLCOM Park
Looking for something to fill the rest of your afternoon with? Come join us at Holcom Park for a classic summer camp experience! Camp will include a variety of structured activities such as crafts, field trips, sports, science, and more! Camp will include indoor and outdoor activities at Holcom Park Recreation Center, Holcom Park and offsite field trips. All enrollees must complete a health history form. Water will be provided. Registration deadlines are the Friday before the first day of camp. For more information, please contact (785) 832-7940.
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2018 Half Days at Holcom Park Packet

FUN DAYS OF SUMMER
Ages: 5-12. Just when you thought all the excitement of summer camp was over, it continues! Keep that summer fun, flowing with new friends and activities. Activities will include: arts and crafts, field trips, swimming, movies and variety of games. All enrollee’s must fill out registration and health forms and bring a brown bag lunch. Water will be provided. Registration deadline: 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 28. For more information, call (785) 832-7940.
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END OF SUMMER FLINGS
Ages: 5-12. Hold on to that summer with one last week of camp! You don’t want to miss all the fun before school starts. Activities will include: arts and crafts, field trips, swimming, movies and variety of games. All enrollee’s must fill out registration and health forms and bring a brown bag lunch. Water will be provided.
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SPECIAL POPULATIONS

UNIFIED DAY CAMP
This is a fully-integrated camp for youth with and without disabilities. Register for a week at a time or for the entire summer. Choose half day camp, full day camp or mix and match options to meet your schedule needs. Youth gain socialization, exercise, integration and the opportunity to have a summer filled with friends and fun. Nine, one-week sessions. A structured program with different activities scheduled weekly. Examples of daily activities include: bowling, activities at recreation and aquatic centers, music, dancing, basketball, acting, arts and crafts and in-town field trips. Children must be registered at least one week in advance or for the entire summer. Registration deadline is one week in advance. A camp packet must be completed and returned before the deadline. Staff to child ratio is 1:4.
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INSTRUCTIONAL

HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS
Ages: 5-12. Come join the fun during your holiday vacation! We will do a variety of activities, including arts and crafts, games, sports and field trips. Children will need to bring a brown bag lunch. Registration deadline: Friday, Dec. 21, 6:30 p.m. or until full.
PRINTABLE FLYER W/MEDICAL FORM
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INTEGRATED HOLIDAY CAMP – FULL DAY
Ages: 5-12. This is a fully-integrated camp for youth with and without disabilities. Youth gain socialization, exercise, integration and the opportunity to have a winter filled with friends and fun. A structured program with different activities scheduled weekly. Examples of daily activities include: bowling; activities at recreation and aquatic centers; music; dancing; basketball; acting; arts and crafts and in-town field trips. Registration deadline is one week in advance. A camp packet must be completed and returned before the deadline. Staff to child ratio is 1:4. This is NOT one-on-one. Bring a sack lunch daily.
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SPORTS

HOLIDAY SOCCER CLINIC
Ages: 6-12. Enrollment Min 8 / Max 20. Ages: 1st-6th grades. Cold outside? Bored during the winter break? Come play soccer at Sports Pavilion Lawrence with the guidance of our experienced soccer coaches to build your technical ball skills for three days. Participants are guaranteed 1000 ball touches a day! This camp will include playing lots of games and working on tactical skills.
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WINTER BREAK GYMNASTICS CAMP
Ages: 5-12. Enrollment 7 / Max 28. Join the gymnastics staff for winter break and rid the winter blues with the thrill of gymnastics! Bounce on the trampoline, roll over the bars or hang by the rings. Camp is designed for participants to improve and learn new skills, increase physical fitness and build a positive self-image. Other activities will include volleyball, basketball, soccer, board games, movies and arts and crafts. Campers will need to provide their own lunch. Instructor: LPRD Staff.
Find out when it’s available and enroll online this December
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SPECIAL EVENTS

HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS
Come join the fun during your holiday vacation! We will do a variety of activities, including arts and crafts, games, sports and field trips. Children will need to bring a brown bag lunch. Registration deadline: Friday, Dec. 23, 6:30 p.m. or until full.
Find out when it’s available and enroll online this December
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