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Summer Camps


Camp BLAST

  • Camp BLAST

    Camp BLAST is the highly successful summer enrichment program for elementary school-aged children providing supervised recreation Monday - Friday, 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM. (No Camp on the City Observed Holiday for Independence Day.)  Activities include on-site supervised recreation and in-town field trips (skating, bowling, swimming, and the movies).


    Camp Blast (Elementary school-aged summer enrichment program):

    $400

    Dates
    June 14 – July 30 (7 weeks)
    Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
    No Camp Monday, July 5

    Participants MUST have completed kindergarten and not yet entered 6th grade.
    Parents MUST verify the child’s age with a copy of the child’s most recent report card. 

     


    Camp Locations: 

    • Dixieland Elementary  Full
    • Southwest Middle  Full
    • Sleepy Hill Middle  Full
    • Simpson Park Community Center  Full

    Give us a call if you'd like to be placed on a waiting list for one of our Full camp locations 863-834-3284

  • Camp BLAST Registration

    Participants must have completed kindergarten and not yet entered 6th grade.
    Parents must verify the child’s age with a copy of the child’s most recent report card.

    Cost:  $400.00

    • $250.00 due at registration
    • 3 payments of $50.00
      • May 29
      • June 5
      • June 12

    Camp Blast (Elementary school-aged summer enrichment program):

    In-City Registration Begins: Friday, May 14 - 8 AM
    Registrants must show TWO PROOFS OF RESIDENCY within the city limits of the City of Lakeland.

    Kelly Recreation Complex
    404 Imperial Boulevard
    863.834.3284

    Simpson Park Community Center
    1725 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue
    863.834.2577 


    Open Registration (In-City & Out-of-City): Monday, May 17

    Kelly Recreation Complex
    404 Imperial Boulevard
    863.834.3284

    Simpson Park Community Center
    1725 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue
    863.834.2577 


     

  • Northwest Quadrant Registration

    CAMP BLAST - NORTHWEST QUADRANT RESIDENTS

    All participants must reside in the Northwest Quadrant of the City of Lakeland and must show proof of residency and qualifying income.

    $250

    Dates
    June 14 – July 30 (7 weeks)
    Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
    No Camp Monday, July 5

    Registration OPEN: Friday, May 14 - Simpson Park Community Center

    Participants MUST have completed kindergarten and not yet entered 6th grade. 
    Parents MUST verify the child’s age with a copy of the child’s most recent report card. 

     


    Cost:  $250.00

    • $100.00 due at registration
    • 3 payments of $50.00
      • May 29
      • June 5
      • June 12

Camp Extra

Teen Camp

  • Teen Adventure Service Camp - T.A.S.C.

    $700

    Are you ready for something different?
    Are you ready to give something back to the community?
    Are you ready for an adventure?

    Then T.A.S.C. will provide an awesome summer experience!

    T.A.S.C. is a summer enrichment program that offers an incredible experience for teens (6th - 8th graders) with a focus on service and adventure. Get ready for summer 2019 and your most memorable summer camp yet!

    Participants must have completed 6th grade but not yet entered 9th grade.

    Applications for new campers can be picked up beginning Monday, March 29 at 8:00 am at the Lake Crago Outdoor Recreation Complex. Applications are limited to the number of vacant spots and are handed out on a first-come, first-serve basis. 863.834.2217 for more information 

    The camp will be hosted out of the Lake Crago Outdoor Recreation Complex (525 Lake Crago Dr, Lakeland, FL 33805 | 863.834.2215 | LakeCrago@Lakelandgov.net)

     

    T.A.S.C. Dates
    June 14 – July 30 (7 weeks)
    Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
    No Camp Monday, July 5

     

     


Holiday Camps


Great Escapes

Anyone looking for a place for your kiddos during the school breaks? Check out our holiday camps!

  • School Holiday Camps

    Great Escapes is a youth enrichment opportunity available for elementary school-aged students (K-5th grade) during select school holidays. The program includes games, crafts, sports and lots of fun!

     

    *To help curb the potential impact of Covid-19 Great Escapes school holiday camps have been canceled for 2020*