Summer Day Camp
The Pasco County Summer Day Camp Program has been modified this year and is also subject to cancellation based on the direction of the Governor to reapply restrictions, or in the event someone within the camp tests positive. The program will be a 6-week program running Monday – Friday; from June 15 - July 24, 2020, (no camp July 3, 2020). The camp will be limited to ages 7 - 11, and the hours of operation at each location will be from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Campers will experience fun activities including games, sports, arts and crafts, movies, guest speakers, and much more! For more information on our Summer Day Camp program, please call (813) 929-1229.
You may also contact one of the Recreation Complexes by phone only. (The inside of the complexes are currently closed)
- J. Ben Harrill Recreation Complex - (727) 942-7439
- Land O’ Lakes Recreation Complex - (813) 929-1220
- Veterans Memorial Park - (727) 861-3033
*Registration period for Pasco County families in need of our FULL 6-week program is available ONLINE ONLY beginning May 30, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. EDT and will continue until all spots are filled. (please see note below)**
Pasco County Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources is offering this modified Summer Day Camp only to Pasco County residence. This Online Only registration will be first come first served on May 30th beginning at 10:00 a.m. and must be paid in full at time of registration. Participant numbers at all camp locations have been decreased, and all fields trips have been cancelled for 2020. A number of precautions will be taken this summer as well, including, but not limited to; social distancing, staff will be wearing masks, frequent hand washing and the use of hand sanitizer by both staff and participants. The fees and number of camp locations have also decreased for this year, so please look at the link below for locations and number of available spots prior to registration.
**Please note: During this registration period, there will be NO partial refunds allowed. Refunds for the entire program must be requested 2 weeks in advance and must have approved documentation for summer school, moving out of the area, or a prolonged health condition. Vacations, general illness, and/or all other refund request will NOT be granted. If the program should be cancelled by the PRNR Department, a refund will be provided to all affected participants.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW/DO BEFORE REGISTRATION:
IMPORTANT: Before beginning the registration process, please be sure your account is created and/or up to date. Be sure to add all family members and make sure the information for each member is correct.
The registration period is for Pasco County residents ONLY. *Space is limited*
Each selection must be paid for at the time of registration. Any selections not paid for during this process may NOT be available to you later.
- Visa, MasterCard, and Discover ONLY
TO PARTICIPATE, A CHILD MUST:
- Be able to use the restroom without assistance.
- Be able to handle a 20:1 camper to counselor ratio.
- Be able to follow directions and perform routine daily tasks without one-on-one guidance.
All participants must bring their own Lunch and Snack each day. No food will be provided by the school board or Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources Department.
SUMMER CAMP COUNSELORS:
Our staff is carefully selected and screened through interviews, background checks, and FDLE Criminal History reports. The staff is preferred to have a high school diploma or GED and experience working with children. Training is provided in safety, discipline, recreational games and sports, and behavior management.