Summer Camps

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The Recreation Commission offers great summer programs which provide children with unique and affordable opportunities. They will enjoy fun recreational activities such as swimming, creative arts & crafts projects in a safe environment with trained staff. We have morning and afternoon camp options available, and registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. To register, you can fill out the information online: http://richlandrec.com/…/hou…/members/custom_forms/add.aspx… and then complete your registration at the main office by appointment call
(803) 741-7272.

More than a Summer Camp:
We have been committed to providing memorable camping experiences that build healthy bodies, open minds, and rekindled spirits for all. We also offer programs for youth and families of Richland County. Come discover for yourself why we are the premiere camp in the Richland County area.

Arrival and Check-in Procedures:
Check-in is between 7:00 am-9:00 am (morning sites) or 12:00 pm-1:00 pm (afternoon sites) on the opening of each day of summer camp. Please do not arrive early. Your child’s daily admittance to camp will be based on temperature and health check. Parents must wait until the check-in procedure is complete and signed in by the staff before departure.

Programs and Fees:
Program Fees applies to all summer camp programs. *IMPORTANT – Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. In order to reserve placement for your child(ren) payment must be made for each desired program session. You will not be refunded or credited for daily absences! No refunds, no exceptions! Fees will not be adjusted or refunded for absences, expulsion, early pick-ups, unanticipated calendar changes, closing due to weather conditions, or other emergency situations. Weekly fees of $45 need to be paid on the Wednesday before the start of the next 2-week session by 6:00 pm.

Late Pick-up fee: A late pick-up fee of $1 per minute per child, after 1:00 pm (morning sites) or 6:00 pm (afternoon sites) will be charged. Fees will be charged based on the time indicated on the center’s clock. Three (3) late pickups will result in expulsion from the program. Credit and debit card payment is available. Checks or money orders must be made payable to Richland County Recreation Commission.

Registration:
At the time of registration, the following are due:
• Proof of age and/or grade (progress report, report card or birth certificate) depending on program
• Completed program registration form
• Two emergency contacts (other than parent/guardian)
• Signed COVID-19 Waiver
• Signed Acknowledgement form of Receipt of the Parent Handbook

If you have a more than one child that will attend our camp, the following discount will apply:

       • First child – $45
       • Second child – $40
       • Third child – $35

Payments are due the Wednesday before the next 2-week session begins. Again, space is available on a first come, first serve basis.

Online payments will only be accepted after initial registration and the first session payment is completed.

 

SESSIONS DATES PAYMENT DUE
Week 1 July 6-9, 2020 July 1, 2020
Week 2 July 13-16, 2020 July 1, 2020
Week 3 July 20-23, 2020 July 15, 2020
Week 4 July 27-30, 2020 July 15, 2020
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SUMMER MANIA MORNING

This camp runs from 7:00 am-1:00 pm for children ages 5-12 years old. You may drop your child off no earlier than 7:00 am. Each child must be checked in no later than 9:00 am. The weekly fee is $45. If you have more than one child, you will receive a fee discount for each additional child that attends our camp. The following sites follow this structure:

Summer Mania Morning Site Locations:

Blythewood Park 126 Boney Road, Blythewood, SC 29016 (803) 691-9786
Caughman Road Park 2733 Trotter Road, Hopkins, SC 29061 (803) 783-0400
Friarsgate Park 1712 Chadford Road, Irmo, SC 29063 (803) 732-3220
Hopkins Park 150 Hopkins Park Road, Hopkins, SC 29061 (803) 783-9374
Meadowlake Park 150 Hopkins Park Road, Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 754-4463
North Springs Park 1320 Clemson Road, Columbia, SC 29229 (803) 736-6070
Polo Road Park 800 Polo Road, Columbia, SC 29223 (803) 736-1657
St. Andrews Park 920 Beatty Road, Columbia, SC 29210 (803) 772-6598

summer mania afternoonSUMMER MANIA AFTERNOON

This camp runs from 12:00 pm-6:00 pm for children ages 5-12 years old. You may drop your child off no earlier than 12:00 pm. Each child must be checked in no later than 1:00 pm. The weekly fee is $45. If you have more than one child, you will receive a fee discount for each additional child that attends our camp. The following sites follow this structure:

Summer Mania Afternoon Site Locations:

Bluff Road Park 148 Carswell Drive, Columbia, SC 29209 (803) 776-8698
Crane Creek Gymnasium 7405-B Fairfield Road, Columbia, SC 29203 (803) 754-1662
Eastover Park 1031 Main Street, Eastover, SC 29044 (803) 353-7137