Spend your summer with us. Summer Camp Registration is Open

Summer Camp Series

The Summer Camp Series offers something for every interest and ability, with 12 camp options for ages 5-15 years ranging from arts to science to nature. A fun, safe summer is our top priority. Find the perfect camp for you + your kiddos today! Only a few spots remain for most of our camps, so we recommend you act quickly.


Camp Dates: June 1 – July 30
Days: Monday-Friday
Locations: Monon Community Center, Jill Perelman Pavilion, Wilfong Pavilion, Carmel Middle School, Clay Middle School, or College Wood Elementary School (vary by camp)
Times: 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. or 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (vary by camp)

Campers are responsible for bringing their own sack lunch and snack. Our expectation is that campers are able to take care of their respective restroom needs. All field trips are weather and pandemic permitting.

Please note locations for Under the Sun and The Summer Experience were updated 2/23.


Your Safety in Our Programs 

Find all the details of our COVID-19 policies and procedures within our programs, parks and facilities.


CDC Camp Safety Video


Sign Up for Our Newsletter


Which topic are you interested in?

Summer Camps

Adventures in Art

The creative mind does what the creative mind wants, so come join us and get a little messy! (FULL)

Learn More
Two kids in masks

Camp Wayback

Step into our time machine for the ultimate exploration experience. (FULL)

Learn More


Each week presents an opportunity to try new things and participate in a variety of activities! (FULL)

Learn More
Kids at a summer camp

En Route

Pack your bags and get your passport ready because we are traveling the world this summer! (FEW SPOTS REMAIN)

Learn More


The I.M.P.A.C.T. (Initiative, Motivation, Professionalism, Achievement, Compassion, Teamwork) program teaches essential life skills in a job-like setting. (FEW SPOTS REMAIN)

Learn More

Move to Improve

This camp is not for the advanced player, but is for those who are just starting out in a particular sport or who want to develop skills that are essential to succeed in athletics. (FULL)

Learn More

Outdoor Explorers

Get out your sunscreen, walking shoes and sun visors, and enjoy the outdoors as we explore nature. (FULL)

Learn More

Recreational Half-Day Camps

Providing your child with the opportunity to explore and experience nature hands-on. Learn how to spot wildlife habitats and participate in other fun, themed activities.

Learn More

Science of Summer

Join us for hands-on, scientific method learning with an emphasis on fun. (FULL)

Learn More
Kid hanging upside down


STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) is the new thing. (FEW SPOTS REMAIN)

Learn More
Kids in a play

Success on Stage

Join us as we explore aspects of the stage. (FEW SPOTS REMAIN)

Learn More

The Summer Experience

Each week we’ll dive into a new theme, exploring sports, nature, animals, art and so much more. (FULL)

Learn More

Under the Sun

Don’t want to choose sports or art? Enjoy being energetic and laid back? Try a little bit of everything Under the Sun! (FEW SPOTS REMAIN)

Learn More

Frequently Asked Questions

Watch our Summer Camps in Action!

Video link

I was happy to have a safe place for my child to get out of the house and socialize with friends.

2020 Summer Camp Parent

Summer Camp Series Policies


There is no fee to be placed on the waitlist. If a spot becomes available in the desired camp, the camper’s parent/guardian that is prioritized at the top of the waitlist will be notified via e-mail. The parent/guardian will have 24 hours from the time of the notification e-mail to make payment in full for the desired camp. If payment has not been received in full, the next camper’s parent/guardian will be notified.


A transfer from one day camp to another day camp is contingent upon the availability of spots within the desired camp. If the camp is at maximum capacity, a transfer will be not allowed. Transfers will not be permitted once the camp week has concluded.


The cutoff date for a camper’s age is September 1, 2021, or a camper’s age on the first day of the camp week.


The department will issue a full refund if the department cancels a camp.

Cancellations for a camp week must be requested a minimum of 2 weeks from the respective camp week start date to receive a 100% refund, less a $10 service charge for cancellation per camp week, per camper.

All refunds are subject to the State Board of Accounts claim procedure and may take three to five weeks.


All field trips are weather permitted.