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THERE WILL BE NO KIDZ KLUBHOUSE ON Thursday, JULY 4, 2019 DUE TO THE JULY 4TH HOLIDAY

SUMMER CAMP 2019 ELIGIBILITY RULES:

CAMPS BY GRADE:    
PLEASE USE CHILD'S GRADE
COMPLETED JUNE 2019

CAMPS BY AGE:
MUST BE AGE APPROPRIATE (CAMP AGES) BY THE
START DATE OF CAMP

REGISTRATION OF CAMPS:
By Registration END DATE or UNTIL FULL

SUMMER CAMP 2019 OUTDOOR CAMPS:
Completion of OUTDOOR CAMPS is dependent on weather.
Springfield Township will make every effort to fulfill camp time, however all five days CANNOT BE GUARANTEED.

REFUND POLICY:
Refunds may be requested in writing up to three weeks prior to the start of any program (illness/Dr excuse or @ discretion of P&R dept).  An administrative fee of $15.00 will be withheld from all processed registrations.  MANY CLASSES AND CAMPS DEPEND ON THE NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS.  YOUR REGISTRATION MAY ENSURE THAT THE PROGRAM WILL RUN!  No adjustments or refunds will be made for missed classes/sessions.  In the event a class or program must be cancelled by the township, a full refund will be issued.

LATE REGISTRATIONS
A late registration fee of $15 will be applied to all late registration requests.  A late registration can only be accepted if the maximum number of participants has not been reached.

All CAMPERS MUST BE POTTY TRAINED

SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP TAX IDENTIFICATION NUMBER:
23-6001928

KIDZ KLUBHOUSE Day Camp 2019
What a great bargain for our 6 Week Day Camp (hours 9:00 am - 12:00 Noon).  Campers will enjoy arts and crafts, sports and games at this long standing camp. Register to find out who our Special Guests will be this year.  Previously, we've had Jugglers, a Magician, a Police Officer, and a Magic Storyteller to name a few.  2019 promises to be fun-filled as well.  Space is limited to 130 campers so be sure to register early.  Register now through June 3, 2019 or UNTIL FULL.  A $15 Sibling Discount will be offered to all Full Time Campers.  Part time attendance is available on a limited basis.  Call the office if you are interested in part time attendance.  All campers must be potty trained!  All campers must be in grades Kindergarten (entering Fall 2019) through 5th Grade.
Camp will run from June 24 - August 1, 2019 (Monday - Thursday)  No Camp on the 4th of July.  Location:  Erdenheim Elementary School.

Dates and Location are subject to change.
Date Information: June 24 - August 1, 2019 (Monday - Thursday) 9:00 am - 12:00 Noon
Cost: Resident $325 Non Resident $335
Age Requirements: BOYS / GIRLS Grades Kindergarten - 5th Grade (entering Fall 2019)
Location: Erdenheim Elementary School
REGISTRATION ENDS 06/03/2019
For questions contact Parks and Recreation at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

Young Artists' Camp 2019 - Eryn Bonacci
Campers will enjoy expressing their creativity while building fine motor skills through different fun art projects that they will get to take home and share with family and friends. Some of the art activities will include painting on canvas, painting with flowers, magnet making, bracelet making, tissue paper art, sand art, dot art, mosaics, and other special summer-themed crafts. Registration ends one week prior to the start of each session.  Campers should bring a healthy snack* and drink to camp each day. Space is limited. Register early to guarantee a space for your child.

*a NUT FREE snack as a child is registered who has a nut allergy.
Date Information: Session 1: July 8 -11 (M-Th) Session 2: July 15 - 18 (M-Th) 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: Res $140 Non Res $150
Age Requirements: Ages 4* to 12 (as of camp date) *Must be potty trained
Location: Springfield Middle School Art Room
REGISTRATION ENDS 07/07/2019
For questions contact Parks and Recreation at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

Creative Constructors' Camp 2019
Campers will use their imagination and building talent for 4 days of creative construction fun . . . Knex, Lincoln Logs, Magna Tiles, Legos, Wooden Blocks, Marble Runs, Paper Clips, Dominoes, Solo Cups, and more. Come build with us.  All Campers should bring a healthy snack and drink each day.  Must be potty trained.  Space is limited so be sure to register early.
Date Information: Session 1: July 22 - 23 (M - Th); Session 2: July 29 - August 1 (M - Th) 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: Resident $140 / Non-Resident $150
Age Requirements: Boys and Girls Ages 4* - 12 (as of camp date) *Must be potty trained
Location: Springfield Rec Center B, 1200 E. Willow Grove Avenue, Wyndmoor, PA 19038
REGISTRATION ENDS 07/21/2019
For questions contact Parks & Rec at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

MAD SCIENCE 2019 - Super Slimy Smokey Science
Dive into a variety of scientific fields as you mix and stretch silly putty and slime, copperplate nickels, and investigate the mysteries of optical illusions.  Become captivated by lasers, dry ice, watch hair-raising Van de Graaff experiments, help solve a mystery, and so much more!  Tinker with circuits, catapults, and experience what happens when you mix science and fun!  Come Get Slimed with your Friends.  This camp will be held July 22 - 25 (Monday - Thursday) from 9:00 am - 12:30 pm.  This camp is for Boys and Girls in Grades 2 - 6 (completed).  Camp will be held at the Springfield Rec Center A.  All campers should bring a snack and drink to class each day.  Space is limited.
Date Information: July 22 - July 25 (Monday - Thursday) 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: Resident $180 Non Resident $190
Age Requirements: BOYS / GIRLS Grades 2 - 6 (completed)
Location: Springfield Rec Center A, 1200 E. Willow Grove Avenue, Wyndmoor, PA 19038
REGISTRATION ENDS 07/14/2019
For questions contact Parks and Recreation at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

SOCCER - U.K. Elite Soccer Camp 2019
U.K.Elite Soccer camp is designed to promote learning of techniques & skill focusing on the individual player. A typical day incudes mass games, structured practices, scrimmages and our World Cup Tournament to end each day. Our professional coaches will ensure players have a memorable experience and improve their skills.  Campers should bring water, a snack and sneakers and/or cleats each day.  Please wear shin guards.  Be sure to apply sunscreen each day.  In the event of rain, camp will be held at the Springfield Rec Center, Building A, 1200 E. Willow Grove Avenue, Wyndmoor, PA  19038.
Date Information: July 8 - July 12, 2019 (Monday - Friday) 9:00 am - 12:00 Noon
Cost: Resident $175 Non Resident $185
Age Requirements: Boys & Girls Ages 5 - 14 (as of camp date)
Location: Laurel Beech Park
REGISTRATION ENDS 06/30/2019
For questions contact Parks and Recreation at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

Golf - Flourtown CC 2019
This introduction to golf is all about FUN! The teachers will engage with the junior golfers between the grades of 1-7 (completed), in a fun environment while learning the basics in golf. Your child will enjoy time on the practice range, putting green and will even get time on the course. Kids will be put in groups based on age and ability where group instruction will be conducted. Juniors looking for individualized instruction should contact Gerry Davis directly for private lessons. Wear golf shoes or sneakers.  Bring a water bottle, clubs and wear sunscreen.  Please contact Flourtown Country Club at 215-233-1551 if you need clubs.  In the event of rain, Gerry Davis will email the participants and instruct them accordingly.  Space is limited in each session.
Session One: June 24 - 28, 2019; Session Two: July 15 - 19, 2019; Session Three: July 29 - August 2, 2019; Session Four:  August 26 - 30, 2019
Date Information: June 24-28 ; July 15-19; July 29-Aug2; Aug 26-30 (Monday - Friday) 9:00 - 11:30 am
Cost: Resident $170 Non Resident $180
Age Requirements: BOYS / GIRLS Grades 1 - 7 (Completed 2018)
Location: Flourtown Country Club, 150 McCloskey Road, Flourtown, PA 19031
REGISTRATION ENDS 08/18/2019
For questions contact Parks and Recreation at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

KINDERGARTEN TRANSITION 2019

Incoming Kindergarten children will participate in a fun filled morning of activities to become accustomed to their new school and meet new friends.  They will experience circle time, music and movement activities, and join new friends for various play centers about the classroom.  Children will become familiar with the school through a scavenger hunt, following clues each day to find a different learning place to visit (library, gym, technology lab, music and art rooms).  Children will also listen to a story and do arts & crafts activities related to the week's theme.  Please send a healthy snack and drink each day and children will have recess on the playground.  All activities are similar to those that Kindergarten children will experience in the fall.  Space is limited in each session.  If your child will be attending with an aide, please contact the Parks & Rec Department prior to the beginning of camp.

Date Information: Session 1: Aug 5-8; Session 2: August 12-15; Session 3: August 12-15 (M-Th) 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: Resident $130 Non Resident $140
Age Requirements: BOYS / GIRLS Entering Kindergarten FALL 2019
Location: Enfield Elementary School Classroom
REGISTRATION ENDS 08/04/2019
For questions contact Parks and Recreation at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

Shining Knights Chess Camp 2019
Knights, captures, action! Whether you are new to the game, learning to push pawns for the first time, or have played in numerous tournaments, and want to sharpen your skills, come to a Shining Knights Chess Camp! We have trained kids to enjoy the game so they can spend hours playing with friends and family. All campers will receive a T-shirt and a tournament-style chess set with carrying case. Campers must be ages 5 - 13 (as of start of camp).  Campers should bring a snack and water bottle.  Space is limited in both sessions.
Date Information: August 5 - 8 or August 12 - 15 (M - Th) 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: Resident $145 / Non-Resident $155
Age Requirements: Boys / Girls Ages 5 - 13 (as of camp date)
Location: Springfield Rec Center B, 1200 E. Willow Grove Avenue, Wyndmoor, PA 19038
REGISTRATION ENDS 08/04/2019
For questions contact Parks & Rec at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

Introduction to the Amazing World of Magic 2019
Are there any budding magicians out there?  This year Magician Michael Bonacci is running an Introduction of the Amazing Work of Magic Camp.  This new and exciting program includes some tricks of the trade.  Some highlights will be sleight of hand with coins, cards and rope (props included).  Also the participants will learn some insight on misdirection and tips on performing in front of an audience.  Camp will be held July 15 - 18, 2019 from 9:00 am - 12:30 pm (Monday - Thursday) at the Springfield Rec Center, Building B, 1200 E. Willow Grove Avenue, Wyndmoor. PA 19038.  Children should bring water and a snack to camp each day.  Space is limited!
Date Information: July 15 - July 18, 2019 (Monday - Thursday) 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: Resident: $140 / Non Resident $150
Age Requirements: Boys & Girls Ages 9 - 14 (as of camp date)
Location: Springfield Rec Center (Bldg B), 1200 E. Willow Grove Avenue, Wyndmoor, PA 19038
REGISTRATION ENDS 07/07/2019
For questions contact Parks & Rec at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

Swim & Sports 2019
Larry Hyde Summer Camps provides children the opportunity to experience a variety of sports, develop skills and make new friends. Campers will play tennis, basketball, volleyball and more followed by a SWIM in the area's only SALTWATER POOL! Our goal is to make summer camp fun for children of all ages, backgrounds and interests! Campers should wear sneakers & bring a bathing suit, towel, water & snack. Racquets available if needed.
Date Information: July 29th - August 2nd (Monday - Friday) 9:00AM - 12 Noon
Cost: $150 Resident / $160 Non-Resident
Age Requirements: Ages 6 - 13 (as of camp date)
Location: Fort Washington Swim & Tennis Club 1003 Farm Lane, Ambler, 19002
REGISTRATION ENDS 07/21/2019
For questions contact Parks & Recreation at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

Junior Tennis Camp - Larry Hyde Summer 2019
Tennis Camp instructed by Certified Tennis Professionals Larry Hyde, Steve Young and staff. This camp is for beginner through advanced players. Bring a racquet, sneakers, a water bottle and wear sunscreen. Please let us know if a racquet is needed.
Date Information: June 24-28, July15-19, August 5-9, August 12-16 (Mon-Fri) 9AM - 12PM
Cost: Resident $110 Non Resident $120
Age Requirements: BOYS / GIRLS Ages 7 - 13 (as of camp date)
Location: Ft. Washington Swim & Tennis Club 1003 Farm Lane, Ambler, 19002
REGISTRATION ENDS 08/04/2019
For questions contact Parks and Recreation at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

Camp Make It, Bake It 2019
This camp is for kids ages 5 - 11 who are learning their way around the kitchen, ingredients, terms, and techniques.  We will enhance their basic knowledge while creating delicious food, both savory and sweet. We also incorporate games and crafts to support food lessons.

This summer in Camp Make It, Bake It we will explore farm fresh food and incorporate fruits and vegetables in our recipes.  Even the pickiest eater will have a hard time resisting these delicious eats and treats! Children should bring a snack and drink each day to camp. We are an allergy-aware, nut free camp. Please let Hungry know of any allergies so we can plan accordingly. We try to accommodate whenever possible.  Space is LIMITED.
Date Information: July 15 - 18, 2019 (Monday - Thursday) 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: $150 Resident / $160 Non Resident
Age Requirements: Ages 5 - 11 (as of camp date)
Location: Springfield Rec Center Building A, 1200 E. Willow Grove Avenue, Wyndmoor, PA 19038
REGISTRATION ENDS 07/07/2019
For questions contact Parks & Recreation at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

Kitchen Connections 2019
This camp is geared towards kids ages 7 - 12. Here we take our kitchen knowledge to the next level and learn how we connect with food in our daily lives.  This summer's camp theme is Food Truck Food! We will learn about food mash-ups, food concepts behind food trucks and we will design a menu for our own food trucks.  Children should bring a snack and drink to camp each day.  We are an allergy-aware, nut free camp. Please let Hungry know of any allergies so we can plan accordingly. We try to accommodate whenever possible.  Space is LIMITED.
Date Information: July 29 - August 1, 2019 (Monday - Thursday) 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: Resident: $150 Non-Resident: $160
Age Requirements: Boys/Girls Ages 7 - 12 (as of camp date)
Location: Springfield Rec Center Building A, 1200 E. Willow Grove Avenue, Wyndmoor, PA 19038
REGISTRATION ENDS 07/21/2019
For questions contact Parks and Recreation at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

6th GRADE TRANSITION 2019 - JOHN FEARS
Make the transition from Elementary School into Middle School an easy one. Tour the school, use the computer labs, locate classrooms, use & figure out the lockers. Your child's first day at their New School will be seamless & enjoyable thanks to this class. Pack a lunch & drink. Registration ends one week prior to the start of each session.  This camp is for children entering 6th Grade / Fall 2019.  Space is LIMITED in each session.
Date Information: Sess 1: July 22-25; Sess 2: July 29 - Aug 1; Sess 3: Aug 5-8 (Mon - Thurs) 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: Resident $130 Non Resident $140
Age Requirements: BOYS / GIRLS Entering 6th Grade FALL 2019
Location: Springfield Middle School Library
REGISTRATION ENDS 07/28/2019
For questions contact Parks and Recreation at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

GIRLS SUMMER BASKETBALL CAMP 2019

Are you interested in improving your basketball skills?  If so, this GIRLS ONLY camp is for you.  If you are entering Grades 4, 5, 6, 7 or 8 (Fall 2019), please join Coach Cartier-Brandon and Coach Million for a 4 day camp focusing on skills, drills and scrimmages.  Camp will be held from 1:00 - 4:00 pm (Monday - Thursday) on June 24 - 27, 2019.  Campers should wear sneakers and bring a water bottle a snack each day.  We promise that your daughter will be challenged as she improves her skills.

Date Information: June 24 - 27, 2019 (Monday - Thursday) 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Cost: Resident: $95 Non-Resident: $105
Age Requirements: Girls Grades 4, 5, 6, 7 (entering Fall 2019)
Location: Springfield Township Middle School Gym
REGISTRATION ENDS 06/16/2019
For questions contact Parks and Rec at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

Girls Lacrosse Camp 2019
Are you looking for a great opportunity to learn the game at any age?  It's never too late or too young to pick up a stick and fall in love.  Our campers will walk away with a strong grasp on the basics while having fun.  We will look to challenge our experienced players.  All campers must bring the following equipment: a properly fitted mouth guard, lacrosse stick, goggles, cleats/sneakers, plenty of water and a snack.
Date Information: August 19 - 22, 2019 (Monday - Thursday) 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: Resident: $110 Non-Resident: $120
Age Requirements: Girls Grades 1 - 8 (completed 2019)
Location: Laurel Beech Park Field
REGISTRATION ENDS 08/11/2019
For questions contact Parks & Rec at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldtownship.org.

Drama Camp with Theatre Horizon

Young actors spend a week working as an ensemble to create an original play - full of drama, comedy, suspense, and one-of-a-kind characters.  Professional teaching artists guide campers through playwriting basics and fun improvisation games.  On the last day, they perform their world premiere play for an audience!  In Drama Camp, children make new friends, build listening and ensemble skills, take on leadership roles, and explore their creativity.  Campers should bring a drink and snack each day.  Space is LIMITED. 

Date Information: August 5 - 9, 2019 (Monday - Friday) 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost: Resident: $185 Non-Resident: $195
Age Requirements: Boys and Girls Ages 7 - 11 (as of camp date)
Location: Springfield Rec Center B, 1200 E. Willow Grove Avenue, Wyndmoor, PA 19038
REGISTRATION ENDS 07/28/2019
For questions contact Parks & Rec at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldtownship.org.

DANCE (Pulse Dance Center) 2019
Motivate your child to explore & express their creative movement while getting acquainted with the art of Dance. Campers will also learn choreography & have the opportunity to "show" their accomplishments at the end of the week! Registration ends one week prior to the camp start date. All campers must wear comfortable clothes and once in the studio will dance barefoot. Space is limited.  Campers should bring a healthy ***nut free***snack and drink each day.  There is a severe nut allergy; no nut snacks allowed.
Date Information: Session 1: Aug 5-9; Session 2: Aug 12-16 Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 12:00 Noon
Cost: Resident: $95 Non-Resident $105
Age Requirements: Session 1: Ages 4 - 6 Session 2: Ages 6 - 9 (as of camp date)
Location: Pulse Dance Center (Acme Shopping Center) 1610 Bethlehem Pike, Flourtown, PA 19031
REGISTRATION ENDS 08/04/2019
For questions contact Charlie Carabba at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.

Boys Basketball Camp w/Gary Nolan 2019
Join Coach Nolan. This camp will focus on fundamentals of the game. The daily schedule will include station drills, speakers, team games and competitions of foul shooting, one on one and three on three. Wear sneakers, bring lunch, snack & water. Space is limited.

****This camp will now be held at Enfield Elementary School's gym.  This is a change of location from the Summer Program that was distributed to township students.
Date Information: July 15 - July 18, 2019 (Monday - Thursday) 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost: $160 Resident / $170 Non-Resident
Age Requirements: Boys Ages 8 - 14 (as of camp date)
Location: Philmont Christian Academy Gym
REGISTRATION ENDS 07/07/2019
For questions contact Parks and Recreation at 215-836-7600 or email at recmail@springfieldmontco.org.