2019 CAMP DATES

Please note: Weeks 5,6,7,8, and 9 are sold out.  A seperate waiitng list has been created for each of these weeks.  We will provide updates to those on the waiting lists the last week of May. 

Week 1 June 10 – 14* - Retriever Welcome Weekly schedule
Week 2: June 17 – 21 - Sports Extravaganza
Week 3: June 24 - 28 - Under the Big Top
Week 4 July 1–5 - Stars and Stripes
Week 5 July 8 – 12 - Goin Green  SOLD OUT
Week 6 July 15 – 19 - At the Beach SOLD OUT
Week 7 July 22 – 26 - Crazy for Cartoons SOLD OUT
Week 8 July 29 - August 2 - Color Wars  SOLD OUT
Week 9 August 5 - 9 - UMBC's Got Talent SOLD OUT

*Week 1 only, parents may register their campers for 2,3,4 or 5 days due to the academic school calander.  
All fees and discounts will be pro-rated*

**Camp will be closed on Thursday, July 4th  

CAMP HOURS

Regular day: 8:30 a.m.–4:45 p.m.

Extended day: 8 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Open to boys and girls ages 6–13 as of July 2019

Parents may choose as many weeks as they like for their children to enjoy the wonderful UMBC Day Camp.

Be it one week, or all nine weeks, it is a great way for your child to spend the summer.

 

EXAMPLE OF DAILY CAMP SCHEDULE

8–8:30 a.m.       Early Arrival
8:30–9 a.m.   Regular Arrival
9:10–9:55 a.m.   Arts & Crafts
10–10:45 a.m.   Swim Instruction
10:50–11 a.m.   Snack
11:10–11:55 a.m.   Tennis
Noon–12:30 p.m.   Team Sports
12:35–1:05 p.m.   Lunch
1:10–1:55 p.m.   Enrichment
2–2:45 p.m.   Fitness/Dance
2:50–3:35 p.m.   Recreational Games
3:40–4:25 p.m.   Free Swim
4:30–4:45 p.m.   Regular Dismissal
4:45–5:30 p.m.    Extended Care
     

 

 

 

Week 1 – Retriever Welcome
Meet True Grit, tour the new Event Center, participate in a scavenger hunt across the UMBC campus, and participate in UMBC trivia. Campers and counselors will also play recreational and intellectual games, such as Ship, Sand, Shore, and Simon Says.

Week 2 – Sports Extravaganza
Show off your favorite sports gear and participate in sports trivia. This week will feature various Counselors vs. Campers sports challenges! As we continue to encourage our campers to be active, they will be able to try out different sports, such as, pickle ball, ultimate frisbee, soccer, and wiffleball.

Week 3 – Under the Big Top
Participate in carnival games and win awesome prizes, everyone is a winner! This week will feature a moon bounce and an inflatable obstacle course. Campers will also have an opportunity to show off their wacky side by participating in Wacky Tacky Day.

Week 4 – Stars and Stripes
Wear your favorite red, white, and blue all week long while enjoying some awesome camp games such as, patriotic balloon pop, red white & blue tag, and participating in a patriotic scavenger hunt. This week will feature red, white, and blue popsicles and 4th of July bingo!

Week 5 – Goin' Green
Learn about the importance of protecting our Earth! This week will feature a RAC recycling day, goin’ green trivia, an eco-scavenger hunt, and a green spirit day. As campers participate throughout the week, counselors will be taking a note and each counselor will select their “Goin’ Green” Camper of the Week!

Week 6 – At the Beach
Soak up some sun while tie-dying your camp t-shirts! This week will feature a Hawaiian shirt day, an inflatable water slide, a water balloon toss, sand volleyball, and snowballs.

Week 7 – Crazy for Cartoons
Campers have the opportunity to dress up as their favorite characters! This week will feature Disney trivia, superhero day, cartoon character day, and a day to create your own character!

Week 8 – Colors Wars
During this widely anticipated week, campers and counselors will be split into two teams, Black and Gold, and compete for the coveted trophy! Each day campers and counselors will compete in competitive recreational and intellectual games. Although this will be a competitive week, counselors and staff will continue to place a strong emphasis on sportsmanship, respect, and fair play!

Week 9 – UMBC’s Got Talent
Campers and counselors will be preparing for the summer finale, UMBC’s Got Talent, while still enjoying great fun and games. Parents will be invited to the great performance on Friday. This week will also feature a lip sync battle.