Camp Fun City

Iriada Tapper
Camp Fun City Director
P: 413.739.6955
E: itapper@springdieldy.org


CAMP HOURS:
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
BREAKFAST CLUB HOURS:
6:00 am – 7:30 am
PRE CAMP:
7:30 am – 9:00 am
POST CAMP:
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

2019 Program Brochure

2019 Required EFT Form

2019 Registration Form

2019 Authorization of Medications

Physical Form

2019 Handbook

*Current & Updated Physical and Immunization Forms are due at the time of Registration



A one-time Facility Maintenance Fee of $10.00 will be charged to each camper upon their initial registration. The fee will go the general up keep of the camp property, which in turns helps to keep program fees down.

Camp Fun City will utilize the Downtown Springfield Family Center at 275 Chestnut Street including the classrooms, Buxton studio, gymnasium, outdoor play spaces, pool and local parks. Weekly field trips and specialty choices will allow the campers to visit local water parks, beaches, local attractions and more.

Camp Fun City has a wolf theme!

WOLF CUBS (AgeS 6-7): This unit is designed for younger children. each day of camp is filled with the excitement that comes from trying new things! Daily schedules provide a balance between active and quiet play, and group and individual activities.

TIMBER WOLVES (AGES 8-9): Our more experienced campers will enjoy new challenges and excitement. emphasis in this unit is placed on increasing self-confidence, encouraging others, responsibility and cooperation within the group team.

GREY WOLVES (AGES 10-12): This unit features a specially designed program for our oldest campers. The camp day is filled with specialized activities that are designed to be progressive and challenging, as well as fun and entertaining.

TYPICAL DAY
7:00-9:00
Arrival and pre-camp activities
9:00-9:30
Morning announcements/welcome/singing/group checks
9:30-12:00 Specialty mini-camps
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 All Camp Enrichment
2:00 – 3:45 Activity Choice
3:45 – 4:00 Wrap up/Camp closing

AGE-APPROPRIATE PROGRAMS
Your child will gain an appreciation for team building and field trips at Camp Fun City. Campers will be placed in to units according to age, each with progressive programming. Within each unit, smaller groups are made up of 10-12 boys and girls.

DANCE: Turn up that spotlight! Flash mobs, group dance routines and sing alongs! Dance and sing to your favorite movie and television music. Learn all the current dance moves and routines! Put on performances to “wow” your family and friends.

PC/VIDEO GAMES: Are you a gamer? Do you love technology? If so, then we have the camp for you. In PC/Video games, you’ll be able to play some of the latest video games, consoles and tablets right at camp. Learn how PCs work and what makes them tick. Build your own PC and watch it hum! With trips to area arcades and a visit from the arcade bus, you can get your technology fill all summer long!

ARTS & SCIENCE: Create, build and explore anything from helicopter drones, to race cars, boats and rocket ships. Campers will visit museums throughout New england! See real vehicles from the past, present and future! Campers will build, design and create as well as explore all there is to do with planes, trains and spaceships! Craft a creation! This unique, hands-on camp introduces young artists to a variety of art media including drawing, painting, clay creations, plaster of Paris, paper mache and more!

SPORTS: Are you game? Sports is a blend of skill development, fun activities, and great games for all-day fun. Campers will have a chance to play sports like soccer, basketball and tennis, will focusing on technique, strategy, and individual and team development. Our camp staff create an inclusive atmosphere that promotes sportsmanship, healthy activity, friendship, and fun.

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