Summer Camps

The Recreation Commission offers great summer programs which provide children and young teens with unique and affordable opportunities. Enjoy fun summer activities in a safe environment with trained staff. This summer we are adding an educational enrichment component in order to address academic needs of our campers. While continuing to provide fun recreational activities such as swimming, exciting field trips, and creative art & crafts projects.

Summer Camp Office:
6429 Bishop Avenue, Columbia, SC 29203
Derek Pugh, Summer Camp and Afterschool Program Manager, (803) 754-6720, ext. 218

Summer of Adventures Newsletter

SUMMER OF ADVENTURES DAY CAMPS

Registration begins April 28, 2014
June 16-August 15 (9-week program)
Monday-Friday: 7:30 am-6:00 pm
Price: $80/week; $25.00 registration fee

Experienced and trained DSS certified staff, fun recreational games, arts & crafts, health and fitness program provided by S.W.I.S.H. and serving hot healthy lunches and snacks to all sites provided by Midlands Community Development Corporation. For more information or to register, call Derek Pugh, Summer Camp and Afterschool Program Manager, 754-6720, ext. 218.

Summer Camp Sites:

Blythewood Park 126 Boney Road, Blythewood, SC 29016 (803) 691-9786
Caughman Road Park 2800 Trotter Road, Hopkins, SC 29061 (803) 783-0400
Forest Lake Park 6820 Wedgefield Road, Columbia, SC 29206 (803) 787-5000
North Springs Park 1320 Clemson Road, Columbia, SC 29229 (803) 736-6070
Polo Road Park 730 Polo Road, Columbia, SC 29223 (803) 736-1657

SUMMER OF ADVENTURES PLAYGROUND & SUMMER AFTERNOON CAMPS

June 16-August 15 (9-week program)
Monday-Friday: 7:30-9:00 am (early bird); Playground: 9:00 am-12:00 pm; Summer Afternoon: 12:00 pm-6:00 pm
Price:
$45/week; $25.00 registration fee (Summer Afternoon); Playground (Free)

Experienced and trained DSS certified staff, fun recreational games, arts & crafts, health and fitness program provided by S.W.I.S.H. and serving hot healthy lunches and snacks to all sites provided by Midlands Community Development Corporation. For more information or to register, call Derek Pugh, Summer Camp and Afterschool Program Manager, 754-6720, ext. 218.

Playground & Summer Afternoon Sites:

Friarsgate Park 1712 Chadford Road, Irmo, SC 29063 (803) 732-3220
Killian Park 1424 Marthan Road, Blythewood, SC 29016 (803) 754-7980
Meadowlake Park 600 Beckman Road, Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 754-4463
St. Andrews Park 920 Beatty Road, Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 772-6598

Playground Sites:

Bluff Road Park 148 Carswell Drive, Columbia, SC 29209 (803) 776-8698
Crossroads Community Center 2750 McCords Ferry Road, Eastover, SC 29044 (803) 353-3266
Eastover Park 1031 Main Street, Eastover, SC 29044 (803) 353-7137
Gadsden Community Center 1660 South Goodwin Circle, Gadsden, SC 29052 (803) 353-3677
Hopkins Park 150 Hopkins Park Road, Hopkins, SC 29061 (803) 783-9374