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Junior Govs Summer Camp

General Information

This recreational based day camp is a comprehensive program which promotes health lifestyles among children, ages 5 to 14, so they will continue to stay active. Each session, the children spend 10 action-packed days filled with sports activities, games, arts and crafts, and swimming. The camp is hosted at the Foy Fitness and Recreation Center located on the corner of Marion and Drane Streets. Camp programming runs from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. with early drop off starting at 7 a.m. and late pick up running through 5:30 p.m.

Camp Theme

The theme for Junior Govs 2014 is "JR. Govs Go 'Round the World". Each week will visit a particular continent. Students will learn about different countries and their respective history, culture, songs, crafts, etc. Students will create passports to track and record their travels and experiences.

Weekly Themes in 2014

Pre-Session: May 27 - 30

This week we will get to know our campers and prepare them for the summer ahead. We will still swim and hold all normal classes. We will also cover rules and safety during this week.

DateWeekly Title
June 2 - 6Geography
June 9 - 13Asia
June 16 - 20Europe
June 23 - 27Africa
June 30 - July 3North America
July 7 - 11South America
July 14 - 18Antarctica
July 21 - 25Australia
July 28 - Aug 1Recap

Camp Fees

Prices are weekly, per child, and include lunch Monday through Thursday, a camper t-shirt and field trip(s).

 Children of:APSU Students
URec Patrons
Community Non-Patrons 
 Each additional child per family$5 discount
 Early Drop Off/Late Pick Up$10
 Swim Lessons
(Learn-to-Swim; 2-week sessions only)