Camp Fun City & Camp Fun City East

kellyKelly Maxwell
Camp FunCity/Fun City East Director
P 413.739.6951 Ext 2155
E kmaxwell@springfieldy.org

 

 

Camp Fun City USA

Camp Brochure 2016
Registration form 2016
Medical Authorization Form
Physical Form

Camper Childcare Scholarships Check List
Camper Childcare Scholarships Application

An updated physical and immunization forms are due at time of registration.

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

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 USA is an Adventure & Science based camp experience for boys and girls entering grades 1-7 (ages 6 – 12 years)

Camp Fun City USA will utilize the 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 USA has a wolf theme!

Timber Wolves (Ages 6-8):
Our more experienced campers will enjoy new challenges and new excitement. Emphasis in this unit is on increased self-confidence, encouraging others, responsibility, and cooperation within the group team.

Grey Wolves (Ages 9-12):
This unit features a specially designed program for our oldest .The camp day is filled with specialized activities that are designed to be progressive and challenging, as well as fun and entertaining to the Grey Wolves.

Each session at Camp Fun City USA offers a different specialty option (or mini-camp) in the morning and a traditional camp experience in the afternoon. Campers are grouped according to age and activity choices. Campers remain with their counselors throughout the day.

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

MINI CAMP – Specialty options at Camp Fun City USA

Wet & Wild: Do you love the water? Wet & wild will offer a daily opportunity to get wet! Visit area water slides, water parks, beaches and swim in the pool. Learn the basics of swimming and water safety all while keeping it cool in the summer!

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

Sic-Madness: This camp promises to be explosive, electrifying and fun! Get excited to have your camper in Science Madness Camp! Create crazy experiments like Gak, Goop and Slime and some edible fun along the way! Trips to the science museum and other out of this world places will make your inner MAD scientist crazy with excitement.

PC/Video Games: Are you a gamer? Do you love technology? If so, then have we got a 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 PC’s work and what makes them tick. Build your own PC and watch it hum! With visits to area arcades and a visit from the arcade bus. You can get your technology fill all summer long!

Planes, Trains & Outer Space: Create build and explore anything from helicopter drones, to race cars, boats and rocket ships. Campers will focus primarily on field trips to museums around New England! See real real vehicles from the past, present and the future! Campers will build design and create as well as explore all there is to do with Planes, Trains & Spaceships!

Arts & Crafts: Craft a creation! This unique, hands-on camp introduces young artists to a variety of art media that may include drawing, painting, clay creations, plaster of Paris, paper Mache, and more! Please send campers in appropriate clothing or with a smock to allow for freedom of expression.

Camp Fun City East

 

Camp Brochure 2016
Registration for 2016
Medical Authorization Form
Physical Form

Camper Childcare Scholarships Check List
Camper Childcare Scholarships Application

An updated physical and immunization forms are due at time of registration.

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

Camp Fun City EAST is an Athletic and Nutrition based Sports Camp experience for boys and girls entering grades 1-7 (ages 6 – 12 years) Sports camp offers youth specialized sports training in a day camp setting and are designed to teach sports skills, fair play, teamwork and sportsmanship while reinforcing the values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility. Camps include, but are not limited to, gymnastics, soccer, football, baseball/softball and dance.

Camp Fun City EAST will utilize the Dunbar Family Center at 33 Oak Street including the gymnasium, local high school and college athletic fields, dance studio, outdoor play spaces, and local parks. Weekly field trips to other athletic programs and guest athletes will give your camper the winning edge.

Camp Fun City EAST has an Athletic theme!

Junior Varsity (Ages 6-8): Our more experienced team will enjoy new challenges and new excitement. Emphasis for this unit will be on learning the fundamentals and a focus on increased self-confidence, encouraging others, responsibility, and cooperation within the group team.

Varsity (Ages 9-12): This unit features a specially designed program for our elite athletes .The camp day is filled with specialized drills and skills training to be progressive and challenging and give your athlete the winning edge.

Each session at Camp Fun City EAST offers a different Athletic option in the morning and a mix or scrimmages and free activity in the afternoon. Campers are grouped according to age and activity choices. Campers remain with their counselors throughout the day.

Typical day
7:00-9:00
Arrival and pre-camp activities
9:00-9:30
Morning announcements/welcome/group checks
9:30-12:00   Sports mini-camps
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 2:00   Nutrition & Healthy Eating
2:00 – 3:45   Scrimmage/Pick up/Free
3:45 – 4:00   Wrap up/Camp closing

MINI CAMP – Sports Specialty Camps at Camp Fun City EAST

Football: Our flag football camp emphasizes basic to advanced skills instruction and practice in the areas of passing, receiving and defense. Campers will learn the rules of football as well as team concepts and sportsmanship. This camp is ideal for any youth football player looking to improve their football skills, or a player who wants to learn the fundamentals of football.

Gymnastics: Gymnastics Camp is available for sessions 1, 3 and 4 ½. Gymnastic campers will have the opportunity to learn various skills in a fun and safe environment including: tumbling, beam vault and more! Campers will learn the concepts and fundamentals of gymnastic as well as team concepts and sportsmanship. This camp is ideal for any camper looking to improve their flexibility, tumbling skills, or a camper who wants to learn the fundamentals of gymnastics. No previous experience is necessary.

Soccer: Our soccer camp will emphasize basic to advanced skills instruction and practice in the areas of shooting, ball control, passing and defense. Campers will learn the rules of soccer as well as team concepts and sportsmanship. This camp is ideal for any youth soccer player looking to improve their soccer skills, or a player who wants to learn the fundamentals of soccer.

Cheerleading/Dance: Our cheer camps emphasize basic to advanced skills instruction and practice in the areas of basic motions, jumps, cheers, routines and chants. Learn and practice the fine art of cheering and tumbling. Show off your skills during afternoon games our Olympic games.

Basketball: Springfield is the birthplace of basketball and at CFCE you will know it. We have developed a rigorous program designed for the news players to the most advanced Our basketball camp will emphasize basic to advanced skills instruction and practice in the areas of shooting, dribbling, passing, rebounding and defense. Campers will learn the rules of basketball as well as team concepts and sportsmanship. This camp is ideal for any youth basketball player looking to improve their basketball skills, or a player who wants to learn the fundamentals of basketball. Basketball camp includes trips to Springfield College (Where the game was invented) to the Hall of fame. We will have special guest coaches and trainers to give your child the edge they need to succeed! No previous experience is necessary.

Aquatic Sports: Swimming is the first step to enjoying the wide world of aquatic sports. This camp will expose children to the myriad of aquatic opportunities from swimming to water polo, diving to kite-boarding, and everything in between. We’ll not only focus on teaching the fundamentals of many aquatic sports, but we’ll have time for a few silly games too!

A $50.00 deposit per session per camper is required at the time of registration. All deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable.

For more information, please contact the Youth Center at 413.739.6955


 


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