A variety of Early Childhood Summer Camps are offered at both the Pat Shephard Center and the Meineke Recreation Center. We offer camps to meet the interests of the youth we service. Camps specialize in: robots, zoo animals, science based camps, kindergarten readiness skills, Legos and nature exploration.
Camps are led by experienced staff who have knowledge of Early Childhood philosophies and age appropriate activities. Camps are under the direction of the Early Childhood Supervisor. Early Childhood Camps include a variety of outdoor play, group activities and learning experiences.
Benefits of attending summer camp include:
- Social Skills Development: leadership, communication, independence, participation
- Self-Respect and Character Building: responsibility, resourcefulness, resilience
- Community Living/Service Skills: caring, fairness, citizenship, trustworthiness
- Physical and Thinking Skills: adventure, imagination, exploration, environmental awareness
Camp information and descriptions are available in the program guide.
Spring Valley also offers many different programs for children.
For more information, call 847/490-7036.