School Year Camps

Loungin’ with CARD

Does your child have the day off from school but you still have to work? Have no fear, Loungin’ with CARD is here! Have your child spend their day off at this exciting one day camp.  In addition to having time to lounge with friends, each day will have an assigned theme and include activities such as playing indoor and outdoor games, making cool crafts, teambuilding opportunities, fun with science, and cooking healthy snacks. Program site is the PV Rec Center, 2320 North Avenue. 

Please print these forms prior to attending camp.

Course# Day Date Time Grade  Fee   
1807  Th 11/9  7:30 AM-6:00 PM  K-5  $40 
1808  F  11/10 7:30 AM-6:00 PM  K-5  $40 
1809  F  2/16 7:30 AM-6:00 PM  K-5  $40 
1810  F  3/30 7:30 AM-6:00 PM  K-5  $40 
1811 M 4/2 7:30 AM-6:00 PM  K-5  $40   
 

Camp Chico Creepy-Parent's Night Out

Let your child experience the “creepy” wonders of Bidwell Park in a fun, safe environment. They will gain an understanding for nature’s more misunderstood creepy, crawly critters. Camp Chico Creek transforms into Camp Chico Creepy for an evening day camp style program. Send the kids with us for nature education, a night hike to look for owls and a pizza dinner while parents get a night out. Let your child experience the wonder of Bidwell Park! Chico Creek Nature Center, Tucker Hall and Living Animal Museum. Hours: drop off and pick up anytime between 5:00-10:00 PM.

Course# Day Date Time Age  Fee   
1925 Sa  10/28 5:00-10:00 PM  5-11  $35  


Camp Chico Chilly

Ages:Kindergarten through 6th grade

Location: Chico Creek Nature Center

Hours:  Full Day 7:45 AM-5:30 PM, Half Day 7:45 AM-1:00 PM

Let your child experience the chilly wonders of Bidwell Park when Camp Chico Creek transforms into Camp Chico Chilly for the school holidays surrounding winter break. Join us for nature education and day camp fun. Main camp activities are 9 AM to 4 PM. Extended care from 7:45 AM to 5:30 PM is available at no additional cost.  Let your child experience the wonder of Bidwell Park!

Monday-Friday Option
(pickup at 1:00 PM)

Course# Day Date  Theme
Full Day 
Half Day 
1919 T-F 12/26-12/19 Winter Animals   $168 $108  
 1924 T-F  1/2-1/5 Ice and Snow $168 $108   
 
Daily Options - (choose your date(s) after you click "register" above) 
Day Date  Full Day  Half Day (pickup at 1:00 PM)
T-F 12/26-12/29 1/2-1/5  $45 $29



Daily Options - (choose your date(s) after you click "register" above)
Daily Options - (choose your date(s) after you click "register" above)
Daily Options - (choose your date(s) after you click "register" above)
Daily Options - (choose your date(s) after you click "register" above)

Minecraft Engineering using LEGO® materials

Bring Minecraft to life using tens of thousands of LEGO® parts!  Build engineer-designed projects such as a motorized Creeper, a portal to the Nether, and a moving Minecart!  Create your favorite Minecraft objects with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor.  Whether you are new to Minecraft and LEGO® materials or a seasoned veteran, you'll be hooked on the endless creative possibilities.  Play-Well TEKnologies Instructor: Amber Drake.  Dorothy F. Johnson Center, Willow Hall.   

 
Course#  Day Date Time Age Fee  
1290 M-W 11/20-11/22 9:00 AM-12:00 PM  5-12  $100 
 
 

Jedi Engineering using LEGO® materials

The Force Awakens in this introductory engineering course for young Jedi!  Explore engineering principles by designing and building projects such as LEGO® X-Wings, R2 Units, Energy Catapults, Defense Turrets, and Settlements from a galaxy far, far away.  Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire!  Play-Well TEKnologies Instructor: Amber Drake.  CARD Community Center.     

 
Course#  Day Date Time Age Fee  
1291 T-F 1/2-1/5 9:00 AM-12:00 PM  5-7 $140 
 
 

 Jedi Master Engineering using LEGO® materials

The Force Awakens in this advanced engineering course for young Jedi!  Discover key engineering concepts such as gear trains, worm drives, pneumatics, and eccentric motion. Build LEGO® X-Wings, AT-AT walkers, Pod Racers, Star Destroyers, Cloud Cities, Settlements, Fortresses, and other complex machines and structures from a galaxy far, far away.  Play-Well TEKnologies Instructor: Amber Drake.  CARD Community Center.    

 
Course#  Day Date Time Age Fee  
1292 T-F 1/2-1/5 1:00-4:00 PM  8-12 $140 
 
 

 Winter Basketball Camp: 3rd-5th Grade Boys and Girls

Keep your player busy during Winter Break with our awesome 3 day basketball camp.  Fundamentals, stations and game play will be highlighted, along with position specific training for point guards, wings, and posts.  The best part of camp, Recreation Coordinator extraordinaire, Kati Crane will be directing!  Location: Arron Ray Clark Memorial Field House at Community Park.  Camp will be open at 8:00 AM for anyone that needs childcare at that time.

Registration deadline: Sunday, December 17, 2017 

 
Course#  Day Date Time Grade Fee  
1402 W-F 1/3-1/5 9:00 AM-12:00 PM  3rd-5th $69