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Summer 2012 Calendar Week 1:June 4-8 Belleair Summer Camp After Lunch Bunch

Week 2: June 11-15 Belleair Summer Camp Sandlot Camp Art Camp Geyser Gabby Science Camp

Week 3: June 18-22 Belleair Summer Camp Belleair Hoop School Art Camp Tennis Camp Teen Camp

Week 4: June 25-29 Belleair Summer Camp Volleyball Camp Art Camp After Lunch Bunch Teen Camp

Week 5:July 2-July 6 Belleair Summer Camp Sandlot Camp Crime Solvers CSI Beginners Sewing Fishing Camp

Week 6:July 9-13 Belleair Summer Camp All Sports Camp Creative Cooking Camp Hip Hop Dance Camp Teen Camp

Week 7:July 16-July 20 Belleair Summer Camp GCU Soccer Camp Rhythm of Africa Mad Science Grossology Tennis Camp Teen Camp

Week 8:July 23-July 27 Belleair Summer Camp Volleyball Camp Speed Camp Urban Funk Craft Camp Ninja Camp Teen Camp

Week 9:July 30-August 3 Belleair Summer Camp Belleair Hoop School American Girl Doll Rock n Roll Robotics Teen Camp

Week 10:August 6–August 10 Belleair Summer Camp Mad Science Crazy Chemistry For Girls Only Wild Boys Camp Teen Camp

Week 11:August 13–August 17 Belleair Summer Camp GCU Soccer Camp Magic Camp Hip Hop Dance Camp

Town of Belleair Parks and Recreation Department 918 Osceola Rd. Belleair, FL 33756 (727) 518-3728

Town of Belleair Parks and Recreation Department 918 Osceola Rd. Belleair, FL 33756 (727) 518-3728

Summer 2012 Camp Dates:

June 4- August 17

Camp Times:

9:00 am to 12:00 pm Early drop-off at 8 am

Specialty Camps: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm* *Children attending specialty camps may eat lunch in the game room from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.

Important Dates Registration Begins: Resident: March 12 Non-Resident: March 19 Payment 2 Due:

May 18

First Day of Camp:

June 4

No Camp:

July 4

Last Day of Camp:

August 17


Residents: $20/ $30/ $60/ $95/

6 Months Year 6 Months Family Year Family

Non-Residents: $60/ 6 Months $95/ Year $160/ 6 Months Family $290/ Year Family

Payment Policy

Belleair Summer Camp Fees: Members: Non-Members: $45/Week $60/Week Field trip fees are included. Payment 1: Upon registration 50% of camp fees are due to the Town of Belleair. Payment 2: May 18- remaining fees must be paid or unpaid weeks will be dropped. All specialty camps must be paid in full at time of registration.

Refund Policy A “Request for Refund� form must be filled out and returned to the Belleair Rec at least 5 working days prior to the session in which a refund is requested. If available, the refunded amount may be transferred to another session. Any requests submitted 5 or fewer days, that cannot be transferred, will be assessed a $10 processing fee. All field trip fees are non-refundable.

About Belleair Summer Camp Volleyball Camp Work on your individual and team skills for volleyball through offensive and defensive drills, specific skills stations which include hitting, serving, passing, and blocking. Learn skills by playing short court, mini tournaments and team building games. Join the fun and increase your individual skill level of volleyball. Week 3: 6/20-6/24 Week 7: 7/18-7/22 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12 $100/week

The Belleair Parks and Recreation Department will be offering morning youth camp during the summer of 2012. This special program will be for children ages 6-12 and will be held Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Space is limited to 100 campers per week. Early drop off will be available at 8:00 am. Our goal is to offer a variety of recreational summer camp activities with the emphasis on safety, relationship building and FUN! Choice of activities will be geared toward each child’s age and abilities. We dedicate ourselves to choosing the finest staff and training them to provide the highest quality program for your child.

Wild Boys Camp We are calling all boys to participate in this week long adventure. As boys grow older, life gets more complex; therefore, we will spend a week re-focusing on the basics of a man’s life. We might get a little dirty, we might shoot some arrows, we might play some sports, and most importantly we will DEFINITELY have fun. Week 10: 8/6-8/10 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12 Member: $75/week Non-Member: $90/week

Camp Staff

Summer Camp Director: Camp Counselor: Camp Counselor: Camp Counselor: Camp Counselor: Camp Counselor: CIT Coordinator:

Rachel Schneider Bobby Yevich Lindsey Paz Kevin Trapp Skyler DeVries Hannah Brown Danielle Felten

Week 1:

June 4-8

Field Trip: Astro Skate Special Days: Favorite Sports Team Day

Week 2:

June 11-15

Field Trip: Xtreme Fun Center Special Days: Superhero Day Scavenger Hunt

Week 3:

June 18-22

Field Trip: AMF Bowling Special Days: Rock Star Day

Week 4:

June 25-29

Field Trip: Highland Pool Special Days: Pajama Day

Week 5:

Pancake Breakfast

July 2-July 6 (No camp 7/4)

Field Trip: MOSI Special Days: RWB Day

Week 6:

Lip Sync/Airband

Tennis Camp If your child is impulsive… tennis encourages planning and focuses on action. If your child is shy… tennis teaches social interaction. If your child is clumsy… tennis trains small and large motor skills. If your child is frail… tennis builds strength and stamina. If your child is competitive… tennis fosters sportsmanship and grace. Week 3: 6/18-6/22 Week 7: 7/16-7/20 9:00 am-12:00 pm Ages: 5-12 $100/week

Belleair Olympics

July 9-13

Field Trip: Xtreme Fun Center Special Days: Halloween Day Belleair Idol

Week 7:

July 16-July 20

Field Trip: Movies: IceAge 4 Special Days: Crazy Hair Day

Week 8:

July 23-July 27

Field Trip: Highland Pool Special Days: Hat Day

Week 9:

Camp Brain Week

Spaghetti Dinner

July 30-August 3

Field Trip: Astro Skate Special Days: G.I. Joe/Jill Day


Week 10: August 6–August 10 Field Trip: Treasure Island Fun Center Special Days: Pirate Day

Week 11: August 13– August 17 Field Trip: Taylor Park Special Days: Tacky Tourist Day

End of Summer/ Back to School Bash

Urban Funk Craft Camp Bring a bit of funk to your punk. We will walk on the wild side of crafting. Design urban funk bags, picture frames, jewelry and more while using paper, duct tape, and safety pins. Create some nifty folk art pieces. Week 8:7/23-7/27 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12


Rock n Roll Robotics What’s more fun that building with Legos? Programming them to move and make sounds! We’ll provide the materials and you’ll bring the robots to life. We’ll have sports day, animal day, vehicle day and more. Every day we will build a new robot. Week 9: 7/30-8/3 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12


Sandlot Camp Join the Belleair staff as we host our Sandlot Camp. The kids will choose the sport and play as long as they want. Staff will supervise all games. Some sports can include: Baseball, wiffleball, flag football, soccer, basketball, dodgeball, street hockey, capture the flag, kickball, and many more great games. Week 2: 6/11-6/15 Week 5: 7/2-7/6 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Ages: 6-12 Member: $75/week Non-Member: $90/week

Speed Camp Join Stacey Simmons, former Gator Track and Field Star and NFL wide receiver, for a week of speed training. GUARANTEED to make your child faster! Speed Camp will incorporate the innovative techniques used in his Rapid Acceleration Program, a speed, strength, and conditioning program. This camp will be beneficial for athletes of all sports as it will teach proper running techniques and change of direction skills, improving your child’s overall athleticism. Week 8: 7/23-7/27 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Ages: 6-12


Catch a cool tan when you join the Teen Camp van! Teens will have 3 field trips per week and 2 days at the Belleair Rec. Camp Dates:

June 18-June 22 June 25-June 29 July 9–July 13 July 16-July 20 July 23-July 27 July 30-August 3 August 6-August 10

Camp Times:

Monday-Friday 1:00 pm-4:00 pm


Members: $30/week Non-Members: $45/week Field trip fees are not included in weekly cost.



Magic Camp Everyone can be a magician! Magician Barb Terry presents Magic Camp for one week only! Magicians-in-Training will learn beginner stage magic, how to perform tricks, handling rabbits and doves and stage presence. Don’t forget to invite your family and friends to the final performance where you can showcase your magical talents! Space is limited so sign up early! Week 11: 8/13-8/17 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12


Ninja Camp Ninja camp is a new, exciting camp experience where you learn martial arts as you play. We use authentic, traditional martial arts (ninjitsu) techniques in a fun and entertaining way. This camp challenges campers and allows them to grow while they develop confidence and discipline. Week 11: 8/13-8/17 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12


Rhythm of Africa Rhythm of Africa will explore the songs, dances, and movements of East Africa. Campers will learn to play traditional drums, dance Gogo style, and even learn a little bit of Swahili. This fun and dynamic camp will give you a unique taste of African culture. Week 7: 7/16-7/20 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12


Mad Science Camp Crazy Chemistry Delve into the world of atoms, molecules, and chemical reactions. From the super tiny to the super slimy, this fun, hands-on and interactive program for children sends them on a fascinating journey of exploration and discovery into the world of chemistry! Week 10: 8/6-8/10 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12


Mad Science Camp Grossology This week offers a chance to explore just how gross our amazing bodies are! Discover cool chemical reactions, and get right down to the microscopic level to discover the stuff we're all made of—cells! Venture inward on a journey down the “Mad Science Organ Trail” and explore all our organs and body systems. Create an organ apron and a model lung to take home. Finish the week with an introduction to some of the gross body chemistry we all need, including burping, farting, spitting and why we need mucus - make your own brain goo to keep! Week 7: 7/16-7/20 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12


The Belleair Rec Counselor-in-Training program is a volunteer program for ages 13-18. This program allows teens to achieve their community service hours in a fun and safe atmosphere. As a CIT, teens will learn responsibility, leadership skills, team building and so much more. Applications for the CIT program are available at the front desk and online at Applications are due Friday, May 4th. If you are a new applicant, you may be asked to interview with a Rec Staff member. Interviews will be conducted Monday, May 7th to Wednesday, May 16th. Important Dates: Applications Due: CIT Training:

Friday, May 4th Thursday, May 31st 6:00 pm-8:30 pm

After Lunch Bunch

Hip Hop Dance Camp

Belleair Summer Camp will now be offered in the afternoons for a few weeks during the summer! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to hang out with your counselors all day. Campers will play all of their favorite games, participate in arts and crafts and most importantly… HAVE FUN!

Dance your heart out with instructors Ms. Tara Lynn and Mr. Dustin at West Florida Dance Center. Come learn how to break down your favorite dance moves. We will be performing at the end of the week showcasing your hip hop talent.

Week 1: 6/4-6/8 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Member: $35/week

Week 6: 7/11-7/15 Week 11: 8/13-8/17 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12 $100/week

Week 4: 6/25-6/29 Ages: 6-12 Non-Member: $50/week

All Sports Camp Want to have fun and improve your athletic skills this summer? Then come join us in a positive, fun environment where you will play soccer, basketball, baseball, and more! All Sports provides kids a unique opportunity to experience a wide array of recreational activities while learning sportsmanship, skills, and a better understanding of each sport. Week 9: 7/9-7/13 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12 Member: $75/week Non-Member: $90/week

Belleair Hoop School Hoop it up with Coach Steve Willis and staff as they teach the fundamentals of basketball in this five day camp. This camp will teach ball handling, shooting, passing and defense. Campers will play 3 on 3 basketball games, 5 on 5 games, hot-shot contests, and free throw contests, all in a fun and exciting environment. Week 3: 6/18-6/22 Week 9: 7/30-8/3 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 5-12 Member: $75/week Non-Member: $90/week

GCU Soccer Camp

American Girl Camp

GCU soccer camps focuses on teaching the fundamental techniques of the game and showing players how to master these skills. Tailor-made for junior players with a fun and friendly atmosphere that will help your young soccer star strive to reach peak performance. Campers will begin each day with a fun warm up game to loosen up and start off on the right foot. This will be followed by the technical portion of the session, focusing on ball control, passing and shooting. The day will conclude with small-sided games where campers will have the opportunity to utilize skills learned earlier in the day.

With so many American girl dolls to choose from, discover which doll is right for you. Bring your American Girl doll for playtime, crafts, tea party and daily themes for a week of creative learning and lasting friendships.

Week 7: 7/16-7/20 Week 11: 8/13-8/17 1:00 pm- 4:00 pm Ages 5-12 $120/week

Geyser Gabby Science Camp Geyser Gabby’s Science Camp is a great way for kids to channel their energy in a fun atmosphere where they will not only have fun, but learn great lessons too. Parents can have the comfort of knowing that even in the summer their children are continuing to learn in safe and stimulating environment. Not to mention, Geyser Gabby has a way with the kids and they will not leave this camp disappointed. Week 2: 6/11-6/15 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12 Member: $75/week Non-Member: $90/week

Week 9: 7/30-8/3 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-10


Art Camp Splash on a little color...create some cool shapes...let your creative juices flow! No experience required…just a desire to have fun, spend time with friends, and be creative. Under the fun-filled guidance of two art-loving and experienced instructors, you'll experiment with a wide variety of mediums to create 2-D and 3-D masterpieces! So, check your calendar and book a date. Come and see what you can create! Week 2: 6/11-6/15 Week 3: 6/18-6/22 Week 4: 6/25-6/29 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-14 $145/week

Beginner’s Sewing This is a beginning sewing camp to introduce basic stitching and making homemade things for ourselves from hand. We will complete 1 to 2 sewing projects per day and explore making patterns and fabrics! Projects include drawstring bag, totes, iPod holder, bookmarks and more! Week 5: 7/2-7/6 (no camp 7/4) 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12 $100/week

Creative Cooking Camp Roll up your sleeves, feel the dough between your fingers and get ready to slice and dice! Campers will receive hands-on training in food preparation, learn to read recipes, and explore creative, healthy foods. Campers will create a cookbook to take home with the recipes from the week. Week 6: 7/9-7/13 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12 Member: $75/week Non-Member: $90/week

Fishing Camp Join the Rec Staff as we teach the fundamentals of fishing in this four day camp. This camp will teach basic knot tying, casting, angling techniques, and much more. The class will go to local piers to fish. All students will receive a new fishing rod and reel to keep, courtesy of the Fish Florida Foundation. Week 5: 7/2-7/6 (no camp 7/4) 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 8-12 Member: $75/week Non-Member: $90/week

Crime Solvers CSI No blood, no gore, just fun galore! Campers will love collecting and processing evidence and solving crimes just like a real CSI. We’ll gather impression evidence, learn to use chromatography, and examine evidence under a microscope. Week 5: 7/2-7/6 (no camp 7/4) 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12 $120/week

For Girls Only Camp At F.G.O. there are NO boys allowed! Girls will love this fun filled week with arts and crafts, games, glitz and glamour. Create and wear your design on the runway at Belleair’s very own Project Runway show. Week 10: 8/6-8/10 1:00 pm– 4:00 pm Ages: 6-12 Member: $75/week Non-Member: $90/week

Football Camp Through the coaching of current and former NFL and college football players, the Stacy Simmons All Pro Football Camp will teach the fundamentals of the game, while promoting teamwork which is necessary for success at all levels. Through the combined experience of our coaching staff, WE GUARANTEE that your child will improve and gain the competitive edge needed to succeed. Week 4: 6/25-6/29 5:30 pm-8:30 pm Ages: 6-12

$125/ week

Belleair Summer Camp 2012  
Belleair Summer Camp 2012  

Belleair Summer Camp 2012 Camp descriptions