Summer Day Camps

 

 

NORTH COUNTY

Camp Eagles Nest
Ages: 5-12
Cost: $60/camper/week
Location: North County Recreation Complex
Our one-week session day camp offers a variety of sports, crafts, theme days, nature programs, games, and swimming daily. Campers begin their day indoors with breakfast and morning stretching. Campers participate in outdoor activities which are modified during extreme heat. Lunch is provided daily, but campers are welcome to bring their own food, snacks and beverages. There will be three off-site fieldtrips planned to metro area attractions. Advance registration is required by calling (314) 615-8841 or (314) 615-8839. Before Care is available from 7 – 9 a.m. for $15 ($12 for 6/29 week), After Care is available from 3 – 6 p.m. for $22.50 ($18 for 6/29 week).

Day(s)
M-F
M-F
M-F
M-Thurs
M-F
M-F
Date(s)
6/8 – 6/12
6/15 – 6/19
6/22 – 6/26
6/29 – 7/2 (No Camp 7/3)
7/6 – 7/10
7/13 – 7/17
Time
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
 

Intro to Sports Camp
Ages: 5-12
Cost: $60/camper/week
Location: North County Recreation Complex
This 3 week camp will focus on introducing kids to the history, rules, and techniques associated with various youth sports. Including basketball, volleyball, track & field, swimming, lacrosse, tennis, flag football, soccer, dodgeball, kickball, and golf. Advance registration is required by calling (314) 615-8841 or (314) 615-8839. Before Care is available from 7 – 9 a.m. for $15, After Care is available from 3 – 6 p.m. for $22.50.

Day(s)
M-F
M-F
M-F
Date(s)
7/20 – 7/24
7/27 – 7/31
8/3 – 8/7
Time
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
 

WEST COUNTY


Camp Queeny
Ages: 5-12
Cost: $90 per camper (includes activity and bus fees for weekly field trips)
Location: Queeny Park/Greensfelder Recreation Complex
Fun in the sun this summer! Kids will make memories for a lifetime at Camp Queeny. Join us for 10 full weeks of activities including field trips (one per session), sports, nature activities, arts & crafts and special events. NOTE: Lunch is not provided. It is recommended that children bring a non-perishable sack lunch and drink. Advance registration is required by calling (314) 615-8472. (Early Bird Care is available 7 a.m.-9 a.m. for the below dates for $20 per week ($16 for 6/29 week) and Late Bird Care is available 3-6 p.m. for $30 per week ($24 for 6/29 week).

Day(s)
M-F
M-F
M-F
M-Thurs
M-F
M-F
M-F
M-F
M-F
M-F
Date(s)
6/8 – 6/12
6/15 – 6/19
6/22 – 6/26
6/29 – 7/2 (No Camp 7/3)
7/6 – 7/10
7/13 – 7/17
7/20 – 7/24
7/27 – 7/31
8/3 – 8/7
8/10 – 8/14
Time
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
 

Leader in Training (L.I.T.) for Camp Queeny
Ages: 13-15
Cost: Free
Location: Queeny Park/Greensfelder Recreation Complex
This summer Queeny Park will be offering a new youth and community outreach program for teens. Leaders in Training (L.I.T.) allows for youth to experience a true leadership role while having fun and engaging others in fun activities all summer long. This free voluntary program will take place weekdays from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Our L.I.T. program will consist of two, 2-3 week sessions. Volunteers will assist camp staff with daily activities for children ages 5-12. Applicants should show a strong interest in working with youth and a desire to grow professionally and socially. Applicants must complete an application process and volunteer a minimum of two weeks of leadership program to be considered for future employment if applicable. Space is limited. For more information call (314) 615-8472.

Day(s)
M-F
M-F
Date(s)
6/15 – 7/3
7/13 – 7/31
Time
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
 

Youth Fishing Day Camps
Ages: 9-15
Cost: $160/camper
Location: Queeny Park
St. Louis’ only “fishing” day camp is a big hit with kids! St. Louis County Park Rangers conduct the camp where children spend the week learning to be good anglers. Each day the group will venture out to a new fishing location. Meet in front of the Greensfelder Recreation Complex off of the Weidman Road entrance. Meet promptly at 8:30 a.m. Each child needs to bring their own non-perishable lunch and two water bottles. Fishing equipment will be provided. Advance registration is required. Call (314) 615-8472 or visit our reservation site to register.

Day(s)
M-F
M-F
Date(s)
6/8 – 6/12
7/13 – 7/17
Time
8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
 

Mad Science “Crayola World of Design” Camp
Ages: 5-12
Cost: $260/camper
Location: Queeny Park/Greensfelder Recreation Complex

CRAYOLA: World of Design is a summer camp that takes kids on a journey to the edges of their imagination – and beyond! They learn about Mars, the rainforest, and cities of the future, and get engaged in the creative design process to solve real-world problems. Each camp day focuses on a specific field of design, and our young architects, illustrators and graphic designers develop their ideas from concept, to sketch, to finished product. They bring their concepts to life by experimenting with Crayola® products, and exploring art techniques like sculpting, storyboarding, mixed media, and collage. Combining art, design, fun active games and inspiring themes from around the world, this camp is designed to inspire! Advance registration is required by calling (314) 991-8000.

Day(s)
M-F
Date(s)
6/8 – 6/12
Time
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
 

Mad Science “Red Hot Robots” Camp
Ages: 7-12
Cost: $275/camper
Location: Queeny Park/Greensfelder Recreation Complex
Join us for a week of fun with amazing robots! Learn about the uses of robots in our world and spend time experimenting with super cool red-hot robots. Experiment with sound sensing robots, line-tracking robots, and more! Discover the science of circuits and how robots use sensors to explore things around them. Use your skills to build your very own working Kiko-893 Robot to take home with you! This program is open to children entering 2nd - 5th grade. Advance registration is required by calling (314) 991-8000.

Day(s)
M-F
Date(s)
6/22 – 6/26
Time
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
 

SOUTH COUNTY


Camp Kennedy
Ages: 5-12
Cost: $70/camper
Location: Kennedy Recreation Complex
Children are grouped by age and enjoy crafts, games, nature programs, a special event cookout, sports and supervised recreational swim at Kennedy Recreation Complex. Bring a non-perishable lunch, snack, and beverage daily. For an additional Sunrise/Late Day Club memberships may be purchased. Call (314) 615-5572 or visit our reservation site to register.

Day(s)
M-F
M-F
M-F
M-F
M-Thurs
M-F
M-F
M-F
M-F
M-F
Date(s)
6/1 – 6/5
6/8 – 6/12
6/15 – 6/19
6/22 – 6/26
6/29 – 7/2 (No Camp 7/3)
7/6 – 7/10
7/13 – 7/17
7/20 – 7/24
7/27 – 7/31
8/3 – 8/7
Time
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
 

Magical Mystery Camp
Ages: 6-12
Cost: $175/camper
Location: The Pavilion at Lemay 

What do you get when you combine theater and magic into 1 camp? Introducing…Magical Mystery Camp! Your kids will learn new magic tricks each day, often treating their parents to a nightly show! Campers will weave their tricks into a mystery show, which they will create and perform the last day for their families! In learning magic, theater, and improv, your kids will develop their presentation skills and confidence—while having a lot of fun in the process! Register online www.abrakid.com or call (314) 961-6912 for more information

Day(s)
M-F
Date(s)
6/15 – 6/19
Time
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
 

Magic to Amaze Family, Friends & Pets
Ages: 6-12
Cost: $175/camper
Location: The Pavilion at Lemay 

Poke a hole in your shirt, then instantly restore it! Vanish a card right out of someone’s hands! Divine which envelope holds the money! Abra-Kid-Abra’s brand new class will teach magic your child can perform in the cafeteria, at the dinner table, or when out with family or friends! Goals are to develop presentation skills, build confidence, and have fun! Register online www.abrakid.com or call (314) 961-6912 for more information

Day(s)
M-F
Date(s)
7/13 – 7/17
Time
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
 

C.H.E.S.S. Summer Camp

Ages: All Ages
Cost: FREE
Location: The Pavilion at Lemay 

Cops Helping Enhance Students Skills (C.H.E.S.S.) is an interactive way for Saint Louis area police officers to work with students over the board. Students will learn chess from PALS officers at the Lemay Pavilion. Open to all community members, families, and friends. Advanced Registration is required by calling Kyle Weber (314) 295-9977 or e-mail [email protected].

Day(s)
M-F
Date(s)
7/20 – 7/24
Time
1 p.m.-4 p.m.

View Park Events

Park Postings:

(As of 7/10/20 11:30 a.m.)


The Twin Bridge Trail which provides access from Blake Snyder Park to Grant’s Trail will be closed for repairs July 13,14,15. 

The Kennedy Recreation Complex Pool is closed due to mechanical issues. A timeline for reopening is TBD.

Portions of the River Trail at Simpson Park are closed due to flooding.

The 5 mile loop at Cliff Cave is closed due to flooding. The 1 mile loop is still open.


The Sioux Passage boat ramp is closed indefinitely.