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Specialty Camps

Captivate your child's imagination! These special interest themed camps will engage the camper ages 6-13 with physical and intellectual challenges, crafts and interactive games. Bring a lunch and drink.

One Day and Weeklong Camps

​Date
​Camp
Fee​
​Registration Deadline
​June 4-8Jedi Training

Come to a galaxy far away and earn your place on the Jedi Council. Experience the true training of a Jedi, learn to use the force, develop light saber skills and make your very own edible light saber! Come help restore the Jedi Order.

$119​5/30
​June 12Junior Chef Boot Camp

Stir up some creativity! Budding chefs will master kitchen fundamentals and feed their love of cooking by creating mini pizzas, French toast, strudels and sliders, along with a treat to feed their sweet tooth. There’s plenty of taste testing along the way!

​$25​6/7​
​June 14Lego Mania

It's building time and your kids are an important piece! Play games such as Sky High Tower Challenge and Bridge Master that allow kids to create, build and compete using Lego Bricks.

​$25​6/11​
​June 18-22​​Camo Camp

It’s time to report for duty! Each recruit will participate in archery, sling shot firing ranges, boot camp obstacle courses, compete in tug-of-war and other team building activities! Use a compass to guide teammates through a mine field and two-way radios to help rescue the wounded soldier, plus create your own camo shirt and marshmallow shooter.

$119​6/13
​June 26Twisted Sports

These games are out in left field! You’ll have a blast playing traditional sports that are presented with a unique twist. Play air pong, balloon baseball, monkey soccer, noodle hockey and more!

​$256/21
June 28Mystery Theater

This mission - if you choose to accept it – will be very mysterious!  Figure out “whodunit” in an interactive mystery by studying the crime scene, hunting for clues, interviewing suspects and trying to escape through a maze to get to the authorities to report your findings.

​$25​6/25
July 3Amazing Race

This is your passport to fun! Visit foreign countries throughout the day and complete tasks and games related to the culture. Face physical and mental challenges, solve clues and be the first to cross the finish line, with a chance to win great prizes along the way!

​$256/28​
​July 9-13​​Hogwarts Academy

Campers will take part in a number of wizarding activities such as Potion Making, Defense Against the Dark Arts, Magical Creatures, Quidditch and plenty of games that will give them chances to earn points for their houses.

$119​7/3
​July 16-20​​Medieval Times

Step back in time and have a royal blast! All knights shall prove their bravery through archery, jousting and fun games like storming the castle. Create your own armor and coat-of-arms, design a catapult, learn to juggle like a jester and defend the castle against the dragons and black wizards.

$119​7/11
July 24Water Frenzy

Submerge yourself in water fun! The day will include cool water activities from a water balloon catapult to a water obstacle course. There will be plenty of games and challenges to cool you off both in the park and at the pool so come ready to make a splash!

​$257/19
July 26Video Game Live

Don’t just play the game – be the game!  Take a break from the controller and bring video games like Donkey Kong and Angry Birds to life through interactive play where the campers are the characters. Take the Super Mario Cart obstacle course challenge along with making Pac-Man magnets.

​$257/23
​July 31Messy Science

Campers, choose your ooze! Make magnetic slime, erupt a 30-foot soda geyser, make bubble snakes and other foamy, sudsy hands-on experiments. Registration deadline is noon on 7/26.

​$25​7/26
August 23D Art Explosion

Add another dimension to your art! Create amazing three-dimensional pieces using a variety of different materials. Make wire sculptures and clay pieces, plus construct with cardboard, paper and string. Registration deadline is noon on 7/30.

$25​7/30

How to Register

Special paperwork is required prior to attending. Due to supply needs, advance registration is required.

Call Boston Recreation Center M-F, 9am-5pm to register for camps: (316) 688-9301.

DCF VisionCard is not accepted for this program.

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Location & Hours

All specialty camps (unless otherwise noted) are held 8am - 5pm at Boston Recreation Center, 6655 E Zimmerly.

Week-Long Camps

​Date
​Camp
​Fee
Registration Deadline​
​June 5-9
Outdoor Adventure Camp at O.J. Watson Park​ Ages 10-14
Put down those video games and get out in the fresh air! Discover all the activities the great outdoors has to offer such as fishing, creeking, horseback riding and kayaking. Learn how to build a camp fire, cook lunch, ride the pedal boats, play miniature golf and other fun outdoor games.
$149​ Wednesday prior to the start of camp​
​June 12-16
Outdoor Adventure Camp at O.J. Watson Park​ Ages 6-9
Put down those video games and get out in the fresh air! Discover all the activities the great outdoors has to offer such as fishing, creeking, horseback riding and kayaking. Learn how to build a camp fire, cook lunch, ride the pedal boats, play miniature golf and other fun outdoor games.
$149​ Wednesday prior to the start of camp​
​June 5-9
Project Runway Camp
Do you have a passion for fashion? Campers will create some fierce fashion accessories, design their own t-shirt, learn about make-up and hair styling, receive modeling tips and participate in a fashion shoot. On the last day you’ll rock the runway while showing off your new skills.
$125
​5/31
​June 19-23
Jedi Training Camp
Come to a galaxy far away and earn your place on the Jedi Council. Experience the true training of a Jedi, learn to use the force, develop light saber skills and make your very own edible light saber! Come help restore the Jedi Order.
$119
6/14​
​July 10-14
Hogwart's Academy
Campers will take part in a number of wizarding activities such as Potion Making, Defense Against the Dark Arts, Magical Creatures, Quidditch and plenty of games that will give them chances to earn points for their houses.
$119
​7/5
​July 24-28
Medieval Times​
Step back in time and have a royal blast! All knights shall prove their bravery through archery, jousting and fun games like storming the castle. Create your own armor and coat-of-arms, design a catapult, learn to juggle like a jester and defend the castle against the dragons and black wizards.
$119
7/19​