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Full-Day Camps Youth Athletics Summer Fun Preschool Summer Fun Youth Summer Fun Teens Camp Roanoke/Overnight Counselor in Training Locations Key How to Register

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Locations Below every program description in this guide is a list of dates, ages, times, places, locations and fees. Use this key to find out where each camp will be held. 1. GR - Green Ridge Recreation Center 7415 Wood Haven Rd 2. BC - Brambleton Center 3738 Brambleton Ave 3. CC - Craig Center 900 Chestnut St 4. RC - Roanoke College 221 College Ln 5. WP - Walrond Park 6824 Walrond Dr 6. DSP - Darrel Shell Park 6318 Merriman Rd 7. GMP - Garst Mill Park 2699 Willowlawn St 8. BES - Burlington Elementary School 6533 Peters Creek Rd 9. BONES - Bonsak Elementary School 5437 Crumpacker Dr 10. NHS - Northside High School 6758 Northside High School Rd 11. HVMS - Hidden Valley Middle School 4902 Hidden Valley School Rd 12. HVHS - Hidden Valley High School 5000 Titan Trl 13. PFE - Penn Forest Elementary School 6328 Merriman Rd 14. CSE - Cave Spring Elementary School 5404 Springlawn Ave 15. CR - Camp Roanoke 6498 Dry Hollow Rd

3 WAYS TO REGISTER FOR CAMP 1 - Register Online - at RoanokeCountyParks.com Click on the Register Online icon shown below. Type the course code of the camp you want in the search box. Or click on the programs and activities tab, and select summer camps on the left.

2 - Register By Phone - Call us at (540) 387-6078 ext 0 3 - Register In Person - visit either the Brambleton Center at 3738 Brambleton Ave, Green Ridge Recreation Center at 7415 Wood Haven Rd in North County, or our Administrative Offices at 1206 Kessler Mill Rd in Salem. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is not finished until you have completed your 2012 Health History form. Every individual summer camp participant must have an active Health History form on file. If you have not completed one for 2012, please download the Roanoke County Health History Form at www.RoanokeCountyVA.gov/CampForms and email to CampForms@ RoanokeCountyVA.gov.

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Full Day

Green Ridge Full Day Summer Camp

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Camp Roanoke Discovery

Ages 5-11. Calling all campers entering Kindergarten through 5th grades who are looking for an outdoor adventure based day camp experience. Participants will be introduced to a wide range of activities that include: archery (ages 7 and up), arts and crafts, field games, leadership development, rock wall climbing, hiking, creeking, special events, a weekly field trip and much more! Included in the costs are a morning and afternoon snack, a delicious hot lunch and field trip fees. Each week will also include a trip to Splash Valley Water Park! Don’t miss out on this great experience as Discovery is limited to 40 campers per one week session. Free satellite transportation is available from Tanglewood Mall. Dates

Days

Runs

Times

Place

Jun 11-Aug 10

M-F

Weekly

9:00am-4:00pm

CR

Fee $210

Kids in Camp

Ages 5-11. Blast into Summer fun with Kids In Camp! Each week is a different adventure with swimming, games, movies, arts & crafts, field trips, and more. Your imagination is your guide. Parents, you can pick and choose the weeks. Check out KIC information and register on-line or contact the Craig Center at 8575036. Make this your best summer EVER ! Dates

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 11-Aug 10

M-F

7:30am-6:00pm

PFE

20127

$175

Jun 11-Aug 10

M-F

7:30am-6:00pm

CSE

20118

$175

Did you know? Most of the programs on this page are eligible for credit on your 2012 income tax return.

Ages 5-11. Green Ridge Recreation Center’s most popular summer day camp! Your child will spend the summer or just a couple weeks (10 to choose from) with us enjoying all that Green Ridge and the Roanoke Valley has to offer. Your camper’s week will be filled with arts, crafts, sports, games, swimming at Splash Valley and the indoor pool, field trips and more. They are sure not to get bored! All activities and two daily snacks are included in the weekly fee. Campers must pack a daily lunch, swimsuit, towel and athletic shoes. A $25 per week deposit is due at time of registration and theremaining balance will be scheduled through automatic draft of your bank card. Green Ridge members receive an additional $10 discount per week. Dates

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 11-15

M-F

7:30am-6:00pm

GR

20401

$175

Jun 18-22

M-F

7:30am-6:00pm

GR

20402

$175

Jun 25-29

M-F

7:30am-6:00pm

GR

20403

$175

Jul 2-6

M-Tu, Th-F

7:30am-6:00pm

GR

20404

$150

Jul 9-13

M-F

7:30am-6:00pm

GR

20405

$175

Jul 16-20

M-F

7:30am-6:00pm

GR

20406

$175

Jul 23-27

M-F

7:30am-6:00pm

GR

20407

$175

Jul 30-Aug 3

M-F

7:30am-6:00pm

GR

20408

$175

Aug 6-10

M-F

7:30am-6:00pm

GR

20409

$175

Aug 13-17

M-F

7:30am-6:00pm

GR

20410

$175

Full Day Specialty Camps

Throughout this guide, you will see that many of the half-day camps also have full-day options. This service allows your camper to enjoy the specialty camps of their choosing and you get to know they are being taken care of all day. Depending on the start time of the speciality camp, campers will be dropped off either at Green Ridge Recreation Center or their specialty camp. Transportation to/from Green Ridge is provided if the camp is off-site. Look for the Sun icon throughout the guide to find the camps that offer this full-day option.

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Green Ridge Half Day Summer Camp

Ages 5-11. Need something fun for your kid this summer yet don’t quite need full day camp care for you child? If so, our NEW half day version of Green Ridge Summer Day Camp is perfect for you! Energetic, experienced staff will lead children in a summer of F-U-N! Kids entering grades 1-5 in August 2012 will enjoy activities that include arts & crafts, cooking, games, trips, swimming, and much more each week. All activities and daily snacks are included in weekly fee. Campers must bring a swimsuit and towel. A $25 deposit per child per week is due at registration; remaining balance will be scheduled payments through automatic draft of your bank card. Ten weeks to choose from. Dates

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 11-15

M-F

7:30am-12:30pm

GR

20457

$100

Jun 18-22

M-F

7:30am-12:30pm

GR

20458

$100

Jun 25-29

M-F

7:30am-12:30pm

GR

20459

$100

Jul 2-6

M-Tu, Th-F

7:30am-12:30pm

GR

20460

$80

Jul 9-13

M-F

7:30am-12:30pm

GR

20461

$100

Jul 16-20

M-F

7:30am-12:30pm

GR

20462

$100

Jul 23-27

M-F

7:30am-12:30pm

GR

20464

$100

Jul 30-Aug 3

M-F

7:30am-12:30pm

GR

20465

$100

Aug 6-10

M-F

7:30am-12:30pm

GR

20466

$100

Aug 13-17

M-F

7:30am-12:30pm

GR

20467

$100

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Explore Nature

Ages 3-5. Summers are made for exploration! Join our staff in exploring nature’s wonder in this three-day mini camp just for preschoolers. Campers will go on hikes, play games, and make nature crafts all at our beautiful Walrond Park. Please bring a water bottle each day! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Aug 13-15

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

WP

20492

$75

Future All Stars

Ages 3-5. Run and play as we explore sports this week! Activities include soccer, basketball toss, bowling and frisbee. Dash through an obstacle course, and enjoy relay races. Every child receives a trophy to take home. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 30-Aug 1

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20482

$75

Messy Masterpieces

Ages 3-5. Your child will be introduced to the wonderful world of art, focusing on creativity while improving motor skills and dexterity each week. Using different art techniques, we will encourage hand-eye coordination and pre-writing skills, leading to pencil technique, scissor technique and control, and improved concentration all while having fun. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 23-25

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20436

$75

Edible Art Camp

Ages 3-5. Art that you can eat and eat while you are making? Create masterpieces that look great and are also yummy to eat! Take them home and share with your family! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 18-20

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20416

$75

New!

Sesame Street Camp

Ages 3-5. Big Bird, Elmo and learning come together through themes and characters from the popular television show to learn shapes, numbers and alphabet. Learning can be fun! Date Jul 6-8

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20804

$75

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NOTE: Children must be potty-trained to participate in camp programs Little Dippers Camp

Ages 3-5. This is the opportunity for our young preschool children to experience water safety and swimming skills through a series of fun and interactive activities. Children will have a group swimming lesson, crafts, water safety lesson, and exploratory play in a structured environment led by certified Water Safety Instructors. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 11-14

M-Th

10:00am-12:00pm

GR

20329

$75

Jul 2-6

M-Tu, Th-F

10:00am-12:00pm

GR

20330

$75

Jul 23-26

M-Th

10:00am-12:00pm

GR

20331

$75

I Love Bugs

Ages 3-5. Bzzzzz! Come explore the world of bugs. Children will go on a bug hunt, read stories about insects, learn about spiders and catch butterflies and grouchy lady bugs. We will do lots of crafts. Every child receives a toy bug to take home.

It’s The Wild West

Ages 3-5. In this fun course your child will explore the world of the wild west. The true west is not just about guns, bow and arrows and circling covered wagons. Boys and girls will have fun making crafts and playing dress up. Everyone will receive a cowboy keychain to take home! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 23-25

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

BC

20199

$75

Aug 6-8

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

CC

20198

$75

Pirate Adventure

Ages 3-5. Ahoy mates! Join us this week for some pirate fun! Dress up like a pirate, make treasure chests, and dig in the sand for buried treasure. Enjoy outdoor water play and make swords. Every child receives a pirate hat to take home.

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 18-20

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

CC

20219

$75

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 25-27

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

BC

20220

$75

Jun 18-20

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

BC

20218

$75

Jul 9-11

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

WP

20552

$75

Jun 25-27

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

CC

20214

$75

Dinosaur Stomp

Ages 3-5. Chomp! Stomp! Romp! Enter the time machine and go back in time to when ferocious dinosaurs walked the earth. Make dinosaur footprints, dig for dinosaur bones and lots more! Every child receives a dinosaur or dino craft to take home. It will be DINO-mite! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 9-11

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

BC

20207

$75

Jul 16-18

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

CC

20209

$75

Jul 16-18

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20208

$75

Aug 6-8

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20551

$75

Ages 3-5. Spend your morning with Lightening McQueen, Mater, Sally, Mack and the others! Your little Cars enthusiast will have a racin’ good time with crafts, games and activities all centered around Disney/ Pixar’s Cars! Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 25-27

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20446

$75

New!

Spiderman and Friends

Ages 3-5. 5-4-3-2-1 Blast off! In this camp we will explore outer space and learn about rockets, astronauts, stars and planets. We’ll paint a moon landscape, investigate Mars mud and lots more. Take home an alien, rocket ship or astronaut figurine. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 9-11

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

CC

20213

$75

Jul 16-18

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

BC

20210

$75

The Circus Is Coming To Town

Cars!

Date

Space Station

Ages 3-5. Face painting, games, crafts and snacks for Spidey and his friends! The kids will have a blast in this superhero camp that gives them a chance to show off their own superhero skills in obstacle courses and games. Camp will not meet July 4.

Ages 3-5. Ladies and Gentlemen! Boys and Girls! The circus is coming to town! Head to the big top and dress up like clowns, pretend to be circus animals and jump through the ring of fire. Every child receives a circus toy to take home! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 23-25

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

CC

20224

$75

Jul 30-Aug 1

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

BC

20222

$75

Beaches And Sunshine

Ages 3-5. Splash! While having fun in the sun we will explore seashells, starfish, whales and other creatures that live under the sea. Create sand pictures, decorate fish and have a pretend day at the beach. Every child will receive a water toy to take home. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 30-Aug 1

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

CC

20200

$75

Jul 2-5

M,Tu,Th

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20788

$75

Aug 6-8

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

BC

20206

$75

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Gold Rush

Ages 5-8. There’s gold in them thar hills! Join us on this old west adventure as we search for gold, play games, do crafts and all sorts of western fun. Saddle up and get ready to play! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 25-29

M-F

10:00am-12:00pm

BC

20134

$75

New!

Superhero Camp

Ages 5-8. It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s ......Spend the week learning all kinds of cool stuff about your favorite super heros.  Make a Captain America shield, an Iron Man mask and much more.  On the last day of camp come dressed as your favorite super hero ready to battle super villians! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 16-20

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

BC

20240

$75

New!

Grandma’s House

Ages 5-8. Can’t make it to grandma’s house this summer?  Let us bring grandma’s house to you.  Spend a fun-filled week baking cookies, playing games, telling stories and much more.  You’ll feel right at home! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 18-22

M-F

10:00am-12:00pm

BC

20540

$75

Cultures Around The World

Ages 5-8. Join us on an adventure around the world as we explore places like China, India, Spain and more. Sample foods, make crafts and play games from different parts of the globe. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 9-13

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

BC

20201

$75

Ooey Gooey and Slimy Too

Ages 5-9. Get ready for a wacky week of icky, sticky, ooey, gooey creations! Be ready to make a mess and have some fun. Science and physical activity turn fun in this camp! Be sure to wear old clothes that mom and dad won’t mind getting a little dirty. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 30-Aug 3

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20439

$75

Jul 30-Aug 3

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20536

$175

Lego Camp

Ages 5-9. Build something cool this summer! Children will work on several Lego projects this week using kits and imagination to create their Lego Masterpieces! At the end, children will take home a CD with their experiences and Lego memorabilia. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 18-22

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20418

$100

Jun 18-22

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20508

$200

Aug 13-17

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20420

$100

Aug 13-17

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20509

$200

Just For Boys

Ages 5-8. NO GIRLS ALLOWED!  This camp is just for the boys.  Spend the week being a boy and doing what boys love to do.  Lots of running and jumping in this camp, we’ll play in the dirt, we’ll build forts and do all kinds of cool boy stuff! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 23-27

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

BC

20241

$75

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Mad Science Camp

Ages 6-12. Your child will be able to touch, see, hear, smell and taste what science is really all about. This camp is a daily combination of in-class discovery and exploration, outdoor games and physical activities and hands-on applications of the scientific principles presented. Campers will create a variety of take-home projects and participate in snack-tivities while exploring how science affects the world around us. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 25-29

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20422

$75

Jun 25-29

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20510

$175

Advanced Mixed Media Camp

Ages 6-12. Spend a week working with all kinds of art materials. Be creative using paint, chalk pastels, paper mache, pencils, making collages, tye dye t-shirts and more! Ages

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

5-8

Jun 11-15

M-F

10:00am-12:00pm

BC

20128

$75

9-12

Jun 18-22

M-F

10:00am-12:00pm

BC

20129

$75

Art!

Ages 6-12. In Art! Camp your child will learn about artists and artist styles, develop new skills, explore creative art materials, and design original artwork! Each Art! day offers a unique educational experience and each child’s art is as original as he or she is! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 18-22

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20432

$100

Jun 18-22

M-F

8:30am-4:00pm

GR

20503

$200

Bieber Fever

Ages 6-12. If you’ve got that Bieber Fever then this camp is the one for you! Learn choreography from your favorite Justin Bieber songs! You will also get the chance to create your own Justin Bieber t-shirts and sport that Bieber Fever everywhere you go! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 23-27

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20435

$75

Jul 23-27

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20533

$175

Drawing Camp

Ages 9-12. Learn how to draw still life, landscapes and figure drawing. Lessons will teach students how to solve drawing problems such as outlining, perspective and shading. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 25-29

M-F

10:00am-12:00pm

BC

20238

$75

This icon indicates a full day specialty camp! Your child will participate in the selected half-day program, then join the Green Ridge Summer Day camp program for the afternoon. Pick up is at Green Ridge.

Super Soakers Camp

Ages 6-12. Get ready to experience WATER! Participants will be transportated to different areas in Roanoke and New River Valley to become exposed to different types of aquatic environments. Trips may include Smith Mountain lake, New River, and of course SPLASH VALLEY! Activites will include swimming, tubing, snorkeling, and water safety. Participants should have passed Level 2 swimming class. Camp will not meet on July 4th. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 2-6

M-T, Th-F

9:00am-4:00pm

GR

20335

$140

Aug 13-16

M-Th

9:00am-4:00pm

GR

20336

$140

Splash Camp

Ages 6-12. This is your chance to experience all the aquatics features Roanoke County has to offer. Camp participants will spend time enjoying both our indoor and outdoor water parks, water games, crafts, and activities under the direct supervision of our Ellis certified lifeguard staff. Participants should be comfortable in the water and life jackets are provided. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Jun 11-15

M-F

1:00pm-4:30pm

GR

20332

Fee $90

Jun 11-15

M-F

8:30am-4:30pm

GR

20500

$190

Jul 23-27

M-F

1:00pm-4:30pm

GR

20334

$90

Jul 23-27

M-F

8:30am-4:30pm

GR

20502

$190

Jun 25-29

M-F

1:00pm-4:30pm

GR

20333

$90

Jun 25-29

M-F

8:30am-4:30pm

GR

20501

$190

Cake And Candy Camp

Ages 9-12. Do you want to be the next Ace of Cakes? Learn basic cake decorating techniques and make an assortment of candies as well. Be prepared for a fun week of cake and candy making that you can share with your family and friends. Each participant will receive their very own cake decorating set. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 11-14

M-Th

10:00am-12:30pm

BC

20133

$75

Jun 18-21

M-Th

10:00am-12:30pm

BC

20132

$75

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Exergame Camp

Ages 6-12. Video Games for Exercise? Kids will have a blast challenging themselves and each other in this fun camp that centers around active video gaming. A whole camp devoted to Wii, Kinect, Makoto and more! Last day of the camp will be a day of tournaments with prizes for all!

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American Girls Camp

Ages 6-12. Bring your American Girl doll (or favorite doll) to summer camp! Each day we will have a new theme for you and your doll. Over the course of the week we’ll have an American Doll day at the beach, a birthday party, a fashion party, and a slumber party. We will make art projects for both the dolls and the girls as we paint, stamp, sculpt, collage and draw. Take home projects each day. Bring your favorite doll and come to play! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

July 16-20

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20544

$75

July 16-20

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20806

$175

Cooking Camp For Kids

Ages 6-12. Kitchen safety and how-to’s will be taught in this yummy, fun class for your little chef. Not only will they be taught at least two yummy recipes per day, but they will also go home at the end of the week with their own chef hat and apron! All materials and instruction will be provided. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Jul 2-6

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20425

Fee $75

Jul 2-6

M-T, Th-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20516

$150

Chemistry Collisions

Ages 6-12. Create gooey silly putty, make the nastiest slime you can, and much more! Each day your child will bring home two very cool experiments. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Aug 13-17

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20546

$100

Aug 13-17

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

28284

$200

Crime Scene Investigation

Ages 6-12. Every day a new mystery! Kids will become sleuths in this fun camp about solving various crimes here at Green Ridge through scientific and logical methods. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 16-20

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20430

$100

Jul 16-20

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20527

$200

Aug 13-17

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20548

$100

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 11-15

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20413

$75

Jun 11-15

M-F

8:30am-4:00pm

GR

20499

$175

Aug 6-10

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20414

$75

Aug 6-10

M-F

8:30am-4:00pm

GR

20538

$175

New!

Fear Factor

Ages 6-12. Do you consider yourself to be fearless? Will you try anything once? Then this is the camp for you! Campers will be challenged to test their stamina and nerves with this popular themed camp. Parents: don’t worry, all challenges are age appropriate Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 23-27

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

WP

20487

$100

Jul 23-27

M-F

7:30am-4:00pm

WP

20809

$200

Just For Girls

Ages 9-12. NO BOYS ALLOWED! Calling all girls! Come spend the week creating jewelry, making crafts, doing face painting, making a hand sewn pillow, making edible food art, making natural body lotion and more. What fun! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 11-15

M-F

10:00am-12:00pm

BC

20131

$75

New!

Mystery Mayhem

Ages 6-12. This camp will bring out your inner sleuth. Who did it? How did they do it? This unique camp encourages exciting interaction through multiple rounds of game play! Every day will bring new mysteries, new characters and more! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 16-20

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20473

$75 $175

Jul 16-20

M-F

7:30am-4:00pm

GR

20528

Aug 6-10

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20486

$75

Aug 6-10

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20529

$175

Painting Camp

Ages 9-12. Find the Picasso in you. Spend the week learning different painting styles and brush techniques. Create wonderful works of art for everyone to enjoy Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 9-13

M-F

1:00pm-3:00pm

BC

20239

$75

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Summer Fun

Craftastic

Ages 6-12 OR 12-17. Mix it up! Join us for a creative explosion! We will use many different forms of art; ceramic, paper, t-shirts and more to create cool art projects.

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School For Wizards

Ages

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

6-12

Aug 6-10

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20441

$75

6-12

Aug 6-10

M-F

8:30am-6:00pm

GR

20537

$175

12-17

Aug 13-17

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20491

$75

Place

Course

Fee

Ages 6-12. Accio, fun! Join in the escapades of Harry and his friends. Write with invisible ink. Make an edible New! wand. Come join us where the magic of science, art and Pinterest Camp - Top Culinary literature meet. Ages 6-12 or 11-17. No Bake Oreo Truffles, Honey Date Day Time Place Course Fee Mustard Glazed Chicken, Creamy Au Gratin Potatoes and more delicious finds from the popular Pinterest Jun 11-15 M-F 9:00am-12:00pm GR 20400 $75 Boards are on the menu! Come hungry for this fun, Jun 11-15 M-F 9:00am-6:00pm GR 20498 $175 yummy camp! All materials and instruction are included. Ages

Survivor Kids

Date

Day

Time

6-12 Jun 11-15 M-F 1:00pm-4:00pm GR 20774 $100 Ages 6-12. Survivor Kids is modeled after the popular television reality show - with one missing element - No 12-17 Jul 23-27 M-F 1:00pm-4:00pm GR 20775 $100 one gets voted off! This camp features daily physical, 6-12 Jun 11-15 M-F 7:30am-4:00pm GR 20778 $200 mental and team challenges. Campers will be divided into tribes and work toward earning rewards throughout the week. In an action-packed week, tribes will be challenged in sports, group and individual contests, arts New! and crafts, mind games and more. This is a full day Pinterest Crafts camp-please bring a lunch! Ages 6-12. Come join the latest craze-Pinterest! We will take some of the most popular crafts that are pinned on Date Day Time Place Course Fee Pinterest and create! All materials provided. Jun 25-29

M-F

8:30am-4:30pm

WP

20444

$150

Aug 6-10

M-F

8:30am-4:30pm

WP

20445

$150

Whatchamacallit

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 30-Aug 3

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20800

$100

Jul 30-Aug 3

M-F

7:30am-4:00pm

GR

20801

$200

Ages 6-12. Whatchamacallit. Dohickey. Funny names, funny games, silly activities, crazy snacks....this camp New! is all about being outrageous! We’ll play crazy games Dance! and just overall be silly all day! Come ready to play! Ages 8-14. It is all about challenging each other to Date Day Time Place Course Fee dance-offs in this fun exergame camp! This camp features use of the BluFit (DDR), Kinect and Wii Just Jul 16-20 M-F 1:00pm-4:00pm WP 20477 $75 Dance and Dance Central Games. Compete against Jul 16-20 M-F 8:30am-4:00pm WP 20530 $175 each other’s high scores and have fun! Full day option is only for 8-12 year olds. Aug 13-17

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

WP

20490

$75

Aug 13-17

M-F

8:30am-4:00pm

WP

20531

$175

Wild Things

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 11-15

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20776

$75

Jun 11-15

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20777

$175

Ages 6-12. Get in touch with your inner monster! Inspired by Maurice Sendak and ‘Where the Wild Things Are.’ Make monster mobiles, funky sculptures and wild monster paintings. Create imaginary worlds, design your dream house, and make a fantasy pet out of everyday objects. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Jul 9-13

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20470

Fee $75

Jul 9-13

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20524

$175

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Summer Fun

Ages 9-14. Glitter and sequins and pretty are the themes of this fun camp. Tweens will have a blast creating soaps, jewelry, doing manicures and more in this fun camp just for girls! Full day option is for 9-12 year olds only.

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Retro Camp

New!

Glitz and Glamor Camp

Ages 8-14. Tie Dye, friendship bracelets, sand art, duct tape crafts and much, much more! This camp features funky craft projects that you will love to create! All materials and instruction provided. Full day option is for 8-12 year olds only.

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Aug 6-10

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20802

$100

Aug 6-10

M-F

7:30am-4:00pm

GR

20803

$200

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My Favorite Celebrations

Ages 6-12. This week will be filled with celebrations we all love and look forward to! We will be celebrating birthdays and various holidays from around the world. Participate in our own egg hunt and even go trick-ortreating (Thursday-come in costume!)

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 16-20

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20793

$100

Jul 2-6

M-T, Th-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20789

$75

Jul 16-20

M-F

7:30am-4:00pm

GR

20794

$200

Jul 2-6

M-T, Th-F

7:30am-4:00pm

GR

20876

$175

New!

Jedi Camp

Ages 6-12. Be one with the Force! Make light sabers, reenact scenes, play Star Wars trivia, design costumes and much, much more. Do battle with the dark side and restore the Jedi order. All materials provided. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 11-15

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

WP

20787

$100

Jul 16-18

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

WP

20786

$200

Ages 6-12. Join us for a great world-saving time in this superhero camp! This is superhero bootcamp to get you ready to save the world! Your child will develop teamwork and team building skills through superhero challenges in this fun Avenger-themed camp. Day

Ages 6-12. Relay races, Water Balloon challenges and more await you in this fun wacky olympics camp. Be prepared to get wet on Tuesday for wacky water balloon games. Medals will be awarded at the end of the camp week. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 23-27

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20797

$75

Jul 23-27

M-F

7:30am-4:00pm

GR

20796

$175

New!

Avengers Camp

Date

New!

Wacky Olympics

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 2-6

M-T, Th-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20790

$75

Jul 2-6

M-T, Th-F

7:30am-4:00pm

GR

20791

$175

New!

Ceramics Camp

Ages 8-17. Paint, paint and paint! Create beautiful ceramic pieces to take home for yourself or to gift others! All materials and instruction are included. Ages

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

8-14

Jul 9-13

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20779

$100

8-12

Jul 9-13

M-F

7:30am-6:00pm

GR

20780

$200

13-17

Jun 18-22

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20781

Counselor In Training Program

$100

New!

Looking for a great summer experience working with children? Green Ridge’s CIT (Counselor in Training) program is a wonderful opportunity for teens 14-17 years old who want to further develop their leadership and communication skills, as well as gain experience in planning and conducting activities for young children. Green Ridge camps operate from June 11-August 17. During the summer, CIT’s will work as part of a staff team to facilitate activities for children. They will gain valuable work experience, learn new skills, practice leadership, explore future career possibilities, and participate as a team member with adult staff supervision, all while having fun! CIT’s will be assigned to work with specific camps each week. A typical work day runs from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. with a 30 minute lunch midday Parents and teens must complete all required application forms by 5:00 pm, May 17. Completed application forms should be placed in an envelope labeled “Attention: Tammy Tejada” and returned to the front desk at Green Ridge Recreation Center. Alternately, applications may be mailed to: 7415 Wood Haven Road, Roanoke, VA 24019 or faxed to (540) 265-1157 “Attention: Tammy Tejada”. For more information, please call 540-777-6315.

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A limited number of CIT positions are available and applicants will go through an application screening and interview process. If your application is selected, we will call to set up an interview. If selected as a counselor, payment will be taken for the program if chosen. Fee of $200 includes required staff training, CIT manual, camp supply costs and staff t-shirt. Deadline to Apply: 5:00 p.m., May 17, 2012


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Ages 8-13.Are you looking for positive female role models for your daughter? If so, send your daughter to Roanoke County’s GIRLS ONLY basketball camp lead by an area varsity girls basketball coaching staff and several college and high school players. Campers will experience the same level of coaching as our popular basketball camp but in a comfortable environment where they can experience and learn the fundamentals of the game.

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Baseball Camp

Ages 6-12. Did your son enjoy the recreation baseball season but wanted it to never end? If so we have the perfect camp that will allow them to spend a week with an area varsity baseball team improving their baseball skills. Each camper will be instructed on the basics of hitting, fielding, pitching and base running with special attention paid to proper fundamentals. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 18-21

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

HVHS

20065

$75

Softball Camps

Ages 6-12. Our youth softball camps are designed to teach fundamental softball skills in a fun and exciting environment. Campers will be instructed on the basics of hitting, infieliding, and base running with special attention paid to proper fundaments. Each camp is lead by the Virginia Extreme Force travel softball coaches with numerous players from local middle and high schools acting as counselors for the week. The registration fee includes a tee shirt, drinks, snacks and prizes throughout the week. Registration is limited to allow for a camper to staff ratio of 7:1. Each participant is required to come prepared for play which includes active wear, a helmet and glove. Campers may bring their own bat if desired. Date Jul 9-12 Jul 23-26

Day M-Th M-Th

Time 6:00pm-8:00pm 6:00pm-8:00pm

Place DSP NHS

Course 20090 20091

Fee $50 $50

Basketball Camps

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 18-20

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

HVHS

20061

$50

Little Dribblers Basketball Camp

Ages 5-8. A similar program to our very popular basketball camp yet designed specifically for children ages 5 to 8 with limited or no previous basketball experience. The camp will feature 75% basketball instruction and 25% organized non-basketball play to ensure that campers are having a fun and active time. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 30-Aug 3

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20481

$75

Jul 30-Aug 3

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20535

$175

Extreme Recess

Ages 6-11. All your favorite games from recess wrapped into one awesome week of camp. Spend the week at Walrond park playing all the best outdoor recess games....there will even be messy water games on Friday! Come ready to play and bring a water bottle - you’ll need it. In case of inclement weather, the camp will meet at Green Ridge Recreation Center. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 18-22

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

WP

20421

$75

Jun 18-22

M-F

8:30am-4:00pm

WP

20506

$175

Jul 30-Aug 3

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

WP

20423

$75

Jul 30-Aug 3

M-F

8:30am-4:00pm

WP

20507

$175

Ages 6-13. Does your child love basketball or have aspirations to play middle school basketball? If so, we provide the perfect opportunity for them to spend a week with area varsity basketball teams honing the skills they will need to play organized basketball. Campers will be instructed on the basics of shooting, dribbling, and defending with special attention paid to proper fundamentals. This popular camp always fills up early so don’t delay with your registration! Please note due to the popularity of the Hidden Valley location, a separate camp has been developed specifically for girls! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 11-14

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

HVHS

20059

$75

Jun 18-21

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

NHS

20060

$75

Jun 18-22

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

HVHS

20504

$175

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Athletics

This icon indicates a full day specialty camp! Your child will participate in the selected half-day program, then join the Green Ridge Summer Day camp program for the afternoon. Pick up is at Green Ridge.

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Fencing Camp

Ages 12-17. En garde! This camp is designed to introduce complete beginners as well as further develop intermediates in modern Olympic-style Fencing. It will include a brief history of the sport and general sword use over time, specific stretching and drill work, regular instruction periods, and weekly fencing bouts with classmates and visiting instructors. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 11-15

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20411

$75

Aug 13-17

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20412

$75

Cheer Camps

Ages 6-12. Let your daughter have a blast discovering what cheerleading is really all about. Your daughter will spend the week with an area high school cheerleading team to offer a four day cheerleading camp that will cover all aspects of cheering. Topics include jumps, tumbling, pom pom routines, yelling and safety with special attention paid to proper fundamentals. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 23-26

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20142

$50

Jul 23-27

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20532

$175

Full Day Soccer Camps

Ages 8-14. Let your child spend a week with 11-1 Inc., a collection of area college coaches and players sharpening their soccer skills for the upcoming recreation season. The format of the camps is based on the National Soccer Coaches Association of America’s youth developmental guidelines. The guidelines focus on the fundamentals of the games in a fun and safe atmosphere. The full day camps are perfect for those dedicated soccer fanatics! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 25-28

M-Th

9:00am-4:00pm

HVMS

20088

$150

Soccer Camps For Little Strikers

Ages 4-6. A budding soccer player in the family? If so, get them off on the right foot with a specially designed camp for kids ages 4 to 6. The miniature version of our popular soccer camp, this camp will help children develop the basic soccer skills (kicking, trapping, running and agility) that are needed to participate in organized soccer. The camp is lead by 11-1 Inc., a collection or area college coaches who format their camps based on the National Soccer Coaches Association of America’s youth developmental guidelines, which focus on the fundamentals of the game in a fun and safe atmosphere. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Jun 18-21

M-Th

9:00am-11:00am

BONES

20071

Fee $75

Jun 25-28

M-Th

9:00am-11:00am

HVMS

20072

$75

Jul 9-12

M-Th

9:00am-11:00am

BES

20073

$75

Jul 23-26

M-Th

5:30pm-7:30pm

HVMS

20074

$75

Soccer Camps

Ages 6-11. For over nine years, Roanoke County’s most popular camp has been improving the skills and knowledge of one of the Valley’s most popular sports, Soccer! Lead by a collection of area college and high school coaches and players, these camps are sure to help your child expand on the skills needed for organized soccer. The format of the camps is based on the National Soccer Coaches Association of America’s youth developmental guidelines that focus on the fundamentals of the games in a fun and safe atmosphere. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 21-24

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

BONES

20066

$100

Jun 25-28

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

HVMS

20067

$100

Jul 9-12

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

BES

20068

$100

Jul 9-13

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

BES

20523

$200

Jul 23-26

M-Th

5:00pm-8:00pm

HVMS

20143

$100

Soccer Camps For Advanced Players

Ages 8-14. A dedicated soccer player in the family? If so, this camp is the perfect opportunity for them to immerse themselves in soccer for a week. The camp will focus on the nuances of the game with special attention paid to game strategy and advanced techniques. Each camper should have a solid understanding of the game and fundamentals. Campers are suggested to have a minimum of three years of soccer experience before registering. Due to the competitive level of this program, age exceptions are not made.

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Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 25-28

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

HVMS

20139

$100

Jun 25-28

M-Th

9:00am-4:00pm

HVMS

20138

$150

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Archery Camp

Ages 8-14. Roanoke County’s archery program is designed to open the world of archery to children in a safe and fun environment. The camp’s core content includes archery history, safety, technique, equipment, mental concentration, and self-improvement. All instructors are certified by the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (VDGIF) and have undergone a certification program referred to as BAI, ‘Basic Archery Instructor.’ The program is the perfect opportunity to open the world of archery to children. Please note that this program will focus on the skills of archery, not hunting. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Jun 11-13

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20062

$75

Jun 11-15

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20497

$175

Jul 9-11

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

NHS

20063

$75

Jul 30-Aug 1

M-W

9:00am-12:00pm

HVHS

20064

$75

Ages 7-12. This fun and exciting camp is great for all level of junior players who are looking to get started in tennis or develop their young games. The camp is lead by 11-1 Inc., a collection or area college coaches and players who will instruct campers on the basics of the tennis stroke, court positioning and scoring system. Registration is limited to allow for adequate court time and personalized instruction for all participants. This program is perfect for improving children’s coordination, agility, and fitness. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 18-21

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

GMP

20076

$100

Jun 25-28

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

WP

20077

$100

Jul 9-12

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

DSP

20078

$100

Jul 16-19

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

RC

20079

$100

Jul 16-20

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

RC

20514

$200

Jul 23-26

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

GMP

20080

$100

Jul 25-29

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

WP

20513

$200

Tennis Camps For Tots

Ages 4-6. A similar program to our popular youth tennis camp yet designed specifically for youth with little or no previous tennis experience. Day

Time

Place

Course

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 9-12

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20137

$75

Jul 9-13

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20525

$175

Volleyball Camps

Ages 8-13. Have a child who is interested in playing volleyball yet have no idea where to begin? If so, this camp is perfect for them. Each camper will be schooled on the basics of volleyball including passing, serving, setting, spiking, digging, blocking and court positioning from high school coaches. The camp is designed specifically to give beginner or intermediate level players the skills needed to try out for middle school and junior varsity volleyball. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 25-28

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20135

$75 $175

Jun 25-29

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20511

Jul 16-19

M-Th

9:00am-12:00pm

GR

20136

$75

Jul 16-20

M-F

9:00am-6:00pm

GR

20512

$175

Golf Camps at 1st Tee Roanoke

Jun 18-21

M-Th

6:00pm-7:30pm

GMP

20083

$50

M-Th

6:00pm-7:30pm

WP

20084

$50

Jul 9-12

M-Th

6:00pm-7:30pm

DSP

20085

$50

Jul 16-19

M-Th

9:00am-10:30am

RC

20086

$50

Jul 23-26

M-Th

6:00pm-7:30pm

GMP

20087

$50

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Ages 8-12. Your kids will love this weeklong camp led by Golf Professionals from the 1st Tee where they will learn the proper fundamentals needed to begin playing golf. The first three days of the camp will focus on learning the basic club grip, swing, putting, chipping, golf etiquette, and life skills. The last day campers will have the opportunity to compete for special awards and prizes. Campers are required to bring their own age appropriate equipment to camp. A limited number of loaner clubs are available. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Jun 5-Jul 3

Tu

5:30pm-7:00pm

1st Tee

20578

$100

Jun 11-13

M-W

9:30am-11:30am

1st Tee

20577

$100

Jul 9-Aug 6

M

9:30am-11:30am

1st Tee

20579

Fee

Jun 25-28

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Ages 5-8. Have a child who is interested in playing volleyball yet have no idea where to begin? If so, this camp is perfect for them. Each camper will be schooled on the basics of volleyball including passing, serving, setting, spiking, digging, blocking and court positioning from high school coaches. The camp is designed specifically to give beginner players an introduction into volleyball using age appropriate equipment.

Fee

Tennis Camps

Date

Little Spikers Volleyball Camp

Golf Camps for Little Chippers

Fee

$100

New!

Ages 5-7. Does your child wonder where your husband goes every Saturday morning or would you like your child to learn a sport they will be able to play for the rest of their life? If so, send them to a series of weekly one day clinics led by PGA Golf professionals from local golf courses where they will learn the proper fundamentals needed to begin playing golf. The clinics will focus on learning the grip, swing, putting, chipping, golf etiquette, and life skills. Campers are required to bring their own age appropriate equipment. A limited number of prearranged loaner sets are available. Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 8-Jul 13

Date F

9:00am-9:45am

1st tee

20574

$50

Jun 8-Jul 13

F

10:00am-10:45am

1st tee

20575

$50

Jul 20-Aug 24

F

10:00am-10:45am

1st tee

20576

$50

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Camp Roanoke Explorer

The Explorer program provides a safe and fun co-ed residential experience in a pristine outdoor environment. Your days will be spent canoeing, hiking, climbing our rock wall, playing field games, making arts and crafts, learning about the environment, shooting archery and many more exciting camp activities! Enjoy nightly events such as swimming, dancing, skit/talent performances, camp-fires, singing and star gazing. Grades

Runs

Dates

Days

Regular Fee

Rising 3 & 4

Weekly

Jun10-Aug10

Sun- Fri

$415

Camp Roanoke Pioneer

This program takes a hands-on approach to learning and fun! Experience the latest in green technology with an onsite learning lab, and learn about the natural world with an emphasis on environmental sustainability. Your days will be filled with fun camp activities like canoeing, crafts, field games, campfires, archery, the low ropes course and more. Whether you’re a budding scientist, or just want to have fun in the great outdoors with new friends, this camp is for you! Grades

Runs

Dates

Days

Regular Fee

Rising 5 & 6

Weekly

Jun10-Aug10

Sun- Fri

$425

Camp Roanoke Voyager

The Voyager program is an exciting co-ed residential experience that engages children in activities ranging from canoeing to rock wall climbing, venturing onto our low and high challenge courses, mountain boarding, archery and even real rock climbing. The campers will also have time for arts and crafts, environmental education, creeking, hiking and horseback riding. Grades

Runs

Dates

Days

Regular Fee

Rising 6 & 7

Weekly

Jun10-Aug10

Sun- Fri

$445

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Camp Roanoke Discovery (Day-Only)

Ages 5-11. Calling all campers entering Kindergarten through 5th grades who are looking for an outdoor adventure based day camp experience. Participants will be introduced to a wide range of activities that include: archery (ages 7 and up), arts and crafts, field games, leadership development, rock wall climbing, hiking, creeking, special events, a weekly field trip and much more! Included in the costs are a morning and afternoon snack, a delicious hot lunch and field trip fees. Each week will also include a trip to Splash Valley Water Paark! Free satellite transportation is available from Tanglewood Mall. Dates

Days

Runs

Times

Place

Jun 11-Aug 10

M-F

Weekly

9:00am-4:00pm

CR

Fee $210

Camp Roanoke Adventure

The Adventure program is designed to immerse campers into a total outdoor experience. Campers will initially be based at Camp Roanoke and embark upon new adventures daily! You will participate in a variety of activities to include: rock climbing, kayaking, low and high course experience, mountain boarding, rock wall climbing, environmental education, traditional camp activities and more! Grades

Runs

Dates

Days

Regular Fee

Rising 8 & 9

Weekly

Jun10-Aug10

Sun- Fri

$475

Camp Roanoke Outpost

Your week begins at camp and then ventures off-site to experience three nights of tent camping, a day on the river, backpacking, and rock climbing. Campers will also participate on the high and low ropes courses and practice outdoor living skills, all while learning valuable leave no trace principles and gaining environmental awareness. Grades

Runs

Dates

Days

Regular Fee

Rising 8 - 10

Once

Jul22-Jul 27

Sun- Fri

$495

Since 1925, Camp Roanoke has provided overnight outdoor adventure experiences for youth! Learn more about these programs by visiting us at CampRoanoke.com or calling (540) 387-6114. Camp Roanoke is proud to be accredited by the American Camp Association.

Just pack your bags, the rest is on us!

All tutions includes food, lodging, activities, equipment, transportation (and gear for Trek and Outpost Camps).

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(540) 387-6114 • www.CampRoanoke.com


Summer Fun

Ages 12-17. Each day the girls will learn ways to pamper themselves and get to enjoy a homemade spa treatment. Throughout the week, we’ll be enjoying footbaths, facials, specialty lotions, etc. You’ll even get to take home products for your very own ‘home spa’! Camp will not meet July 4th.

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Babysitting Camp

Ages 12-17. Learn First Aid and CPR for adult, child, and infant, as well as games and activities to do with children while babysitting. We will also explore the business side of babysitting by creating your own business cards and flyers to take with you! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 9-13

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20417

$90

Culinary Camp

Ages 12-17. Each day at the Culinary Camp will have a theme, including Southern Buffet, Mexican Fiesta, Sports Party Madness, Chinese Banquet, and Classic Sunday Brunch. Through the themes, you will master a variety of cooking styles and techniques, all leading up to a magnificent ‘Iron Chef’ style cooking challenge where campers will be in teams to create, dishes using the secret ingredient. Bon appetit!! Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 18-22

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20454

$100

Day Camp At Skelton 4-H Center

Ages 12-17. Join us as we head to the Skelton 4-H Center each day. You will participate in many exciting activities like horseback riding, canoeing, riflery, and swimming, just to name a few! Lunch along with everything else is included in this day camp. Vans will depart from Green Ridge Recreation Center each day at 8:30 AM and return at 4:30 PM. Date

Day

Time

Depart

Course

Fee

Jun 18-22

M-F

8:30am-4:30pm

GR

20451

$175

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Amazing Race Camp

Ages 12-17. Explore the Roanoke Valley as part of a week-long challenge oriented expedition. You and your teammates will be challeged both mentally and physically as you try to be the first to cross the finish line. Be prepared to get wet, get dirty and have a great time exploring Roanoke!

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 2-6

M-T-, Th-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20448

$75

Teen Travel Camp

Ages 12-17. Travel with your friends as we check out a different location each day of the week! Locations may include Smith Mt. Lake, Douthat State Park, Natural Bridge, Dixie Caverns, Peaks of Otter, Fairy Stone State Park, Hungry Mother State Park and others depending on the forecast! Most destinations we will hike or swim. Bring your own nutritious lunch. We’ll provide snacks and beverages. Wednesdays we will cook out. Camp will not meet July 4th. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Jul 2-6

M-T, Th-F

8:30am-4:30pm

GR

20456

$150

Aug 6-10

M-F

8:30am-4:30pm

GR

20455

$200

Fee

Twilight Vampire Camp

Ages 12-17. Team Edward? Team Jacob? It doesn’t matter in this fun and exciting camp! Campers will get to explore the world of the Twilight series novels with games and crafts centered around their favorite characters. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 25-29

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20427

$75

Art! For Teens

Ages 12-17. In Art! Camp your teen will learn about artists and artist styles, develop new skills, explore creative art materials, and design original artwork! Each Art! day offers a unique educational experience and opportunities to explore your inner Picaso. Different mediums will be used to create your own masterpieces. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 30-Aug 3

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20434

$100

Nerf Camp

Ages 12-17. Join us for an unforgettable adventure. Choose your favorite NERF Blaster (provided or bring your own!) and stand shoulder to shoulder with your fellow defenders as you fight gruesome zombies, solve life threatening mysteries, protect home base, and forage for supplies.

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Ages

Jul 16-20

M-F

9:00am-12:00pm

WP

20480

$100

12-17

Aug 6-10

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

WP

20488

$100

Hunger Games Camp for Tweens

New!

Pamper Me Spa Week

Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jun 18-22

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

WP

20438

$100

New!

Ages 11-14. Compete against each other in these survivor-like games. Only the strongest will survive in the nation of Panem. Create alliances to help you succeed in your quest. Make it to the end of camp and receive your medal of valor. Date

Day

Time

Place

Course

Fee

Jul 17-20

M-F

1:00pm-4:00pm

GR

20795

$75

(540) 387-6078 ext. 0 • www.RoanokeCountyParks.com

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Splash

alley

A day at the beach, without the drive!

Jump into the Roanoke Valley’s premiere outdoor aquatics destination! Splash Valley Water Park offers a full season of aquatic fun, all for a low daily admission of $9 or less.

Bowl Slide A 34-foot high ride that

sends you on a fast trip down an enclosed tube, then spins your around in the open air to an exciting drop.

Flume Slide A 34-foot high enclosed

flume slide full of twists and turns to keep you guessing as you speed to the bottom in a splash.

Leisure Pool Designed for family play, our pool starts at ground level and goes to a maximum depth of four feet.

Spray Ground A children’s water play area filled with fountains, pouring buckets, water cannons, slides, and places to climb or crawl.

Current River Relax and let the flow of the current take

you away, or race your friends to the end of the river.

SplashValleyWaterpark.com (540) 777-6300 I-581 exit 2N Left on Valleypointe Pkwy.

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Summer Camp Guide 2012- Version 2