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Clearwater Summer Camp 2016
“The Place to BE!”

Looking for a fun and safe summer camp that your kids will LOVE? Look no further ? Clearwater Summer Camps are the Place to Be!

We hire the best Counselors ? Each one is carefully selected based on their experience and love of children. Most of our staff are college students or teachers who return year after year to the delight of their campers.

Clearwater Camps are the place to be for fun! Each week campers will enjoy a wide variety of fun activities including; fantastic field trips, goofy games, spectacular guest speakers, creative craft projects and other awesome activities. Additionally, each week a different positive Character Trait will be discussed and celebrated. Campers will build new friendships and create life-long memories under the supervision of caring adults. Contact the camp sites below for a specific calendar of activities and field trips.

For $100 or less per week, campers receive all field trips, supplies, a t-shirt and 50 hours of fun activities. JWB camps are only $30 for the summer and provide campers with all of the above plus lunch through the summer lunch program.

Don?t BE left out of the fun! Camp registration begins in March.

Clearwater Camp Locations:

  • Countryside Recreation Center, 2640 Sabal Springs Dr.(727-669-1914) Elementary and Middle School Camp (Children entering grades 1-8)
  • Long Center, 1501 N. Belcher Rd. (727-793-2320) Elementary and Middle School Camp (Children entering grades 1-8)
  • North Greenwood Recreation & Aquatic Complex, 900 N. MLK, Jr. Ave. (727-462-6276) JWB Camp for children ages 11-17
  • Ross Norton Recreation & Aquatic Complex, 1426 S. MLK, Jr. Ave. (727-462-6025) JWB Camp for Elementary children ages 5-8, and Middle School children ages 9-12

Clearwater Camp Fees and Registration Information:

  • Camp Dates: June 13 thru August 5, 2016
  • Camp Hours: 7:30am-5:30pm
  • Camp Fees: $90 with a Recreation card/$100 without a card per weekly session. JWB Camps are $30 for the summer for those who qualify.
  • Registration Begins:
    • Long Center: March 14 (Residents and Recreation Card Holders), March 15 all others
    • Ross Norton: March 17 (Residents and Recreation Card Holders), March 18 all others
    • Countryside: March 24 (Residents and Recreation Card Holders), March 25 all others
    • North Greenwood: March 24 (Residents and Recreation Card Holders), March 25 all others

Scholarships are available to City of Clearwater residents only. Please contact the center for further information.

Counselor In Training (C.I.T.) Program:
Summer CampYoung adults entering 9th grade or up who enjoy working with children and are looking for a fun and rewarding way to spend their summer are encouraged to apply for one of our C.I.T. positions.  C.I.T.’s are needed at all Clearwater Camp locations and are a valuable part of our camp team. Call the recreation center of your choice to set up an interview.

Cost: $150 with a Recreation Card, or $165 without a card for the entire summer. Fee covers cost of field trips.

Pre Summer Camp
The last day for Pinellas County Schools is Tuesday June 7th and regular camp does not start until June 13th. To help parents cover this gap, Clearwater is offering a Pre Summer Camp at Countryside Recreation Center starting Wednesday, June 8th - Friday June 10th from 7:30am-5:30pm. Children will have a blast playing games and activities, including our inflatable bounce house and mega slide. Campers are guaranteed to have an AWESOME time! Registration begins March 14th for Clearwater residents and March 15th for non-residents and space is limited, call 669-1914 for more information.

Cost: $54 with Recreation Card; $60 with no card

Summer Camp Registration Forms
Please bring these completed forms on the day of registration. Forms will also be available on-site.

Scholarships are available to City of Clearwater residents only. Please contact the center for further information.

On-Line Camp Registration
After March 14, customers with a valid Recreation Card can register for camp on-line here.*

*On-line registration is not available for JWB Camps or those who are requesting a scholarship

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