Parks & Recreation offers summer camps
CLARKSVILLE: The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is gearing up for summer with a full schedule of camps and programs for youths of all ages. Parents are reminded that registration numbers are limited for all camps, so register early. Registration is available online at www.CityofClarksville.com/Park
Summer Youth Program
The Summer Youth Program is a fun and rewarding summer camp experience offered for children 6-15. This free six-week program is Monday–Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., June 4-July 13. Fifteen locations around Clarksville are used, including school gymnasiums, City recreation centers and Housing Authority sites. Please note that each site is designated for a specific age group. Daily activities at each site are age specific and include games and sports, arts and crafts, visits to City pools, and other enrichment activities. Pre-registration is required.
Seal Team Scuba Camp
Parks & Recreation has partnered with Waterdogs Scuba to offer a new camp designed for young divers. Youths 8-12 will learn the basics of diving and scuba skills while completing action-packed Aqua Missions. Camp is from 1-5 p.m. at Bel-Aire Pool, 124 Marie Drive. Choose from two sessions: June 5-7 or July 17-19. Fee is $299. Pre-registration is required.
Tennis Day Camp
Youths 6-15 can learn the basics of tennis with a six-week instruction camp at Swan Lake Sports Complex, 2002 Sanders Road, June 4 to July 12. Fee is $50. Pre-registration is required.
- Ages 6-8: Mondays and Wednesdays, 8-9 a.m.
- Ages 9-10: Mondays and Wednesdays, 9-10 a.m.
- Ages 11-12: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-9:30 a.m.
- Ages 13-15: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30-11 a.m.
The Roxy Regional Theatre hosts a fun six-week theater workshop sponsored by the Clarksville Parks & Recreation Department from 1-3 p.m. Monday–Thursday, June 4 to July 12 at the Roxy Theatre. Boys and girls 8-18 will love learning about the theater, the fundamentals of acting, and participating in a special performance. Fee is $40. Pre-registration is required.
Civil War Day Camp
Youths 10-13 are invited to learn about the Civil War period in Middle Tennessee during our Civil War Day Camp. The camp is from 8 a.m. to noon Monday–Friday, June 11-15 at Fort Defiance Interpretive Center, 120 Duncan Street. Fee is $75. Pre-registration is required.
Summer Tumbling Day Camp
Campers 10-15 can learn to roll, flip and turn from 9-11:30 a.m. Monday–Thursday, June 11-14, July 9-12, or July 16-19 at American Twisters Tumbling, 438 Kelly Lane. Fee is $40. Pre-registration is required.
For more, contact Clarksville Parks and Recreation at 931-645-7476 and stay tuned to the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Facebook page for updates.