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CAMP REGISTRATIONS BEGIN APRIL 1ST!

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2020 Wilson Parks & Recreation Summer Camp Guide (Click Here)

WILLIAMS DAY CAMP

Ages: 5-12

Camp Dates: June 8 - August 7 (No Camp June 29 - July 3)

Camp Hours:  Monday - Friday 7:45am - 5:15pm

Williams Day Camp
515 Mt Vernon Dr NW
Wilson, NC 27893

Features one of our only outdoor camps.  This camp features hands on activities with nature, traditional camp games, and various other summer camp activities.  Weekly Field Trips taken to various locations.  Field Trips & some extracurricular activities are an additional fee ranging $1 - $15.  

City Resident Fee:  $80.00 (per week)
Non-Resident Fee: $120.00 (per week)

Contact: Braxton Patterson
Phone: (252)399-2285
Email: bpatterson@wilsonnc.org


SUMMER TIME FUN CAMP

Ages:  Junior Varsity 5-8  Varsity 9-12

Camp Dates: June 8 - August 7 (No Camp June 29 - July 3)

Camp Hours:  Monday - Friday  7:45am - 5:15pm

901 N Reid Street
Wilson, NC 27893

252-399-2277

Summer Time Fun Camp is a traditional day camp that promises to be a fun adventure at Reid Street Center.  Daily activities include team sports, arts and crafts, swim lessons, field trips, movies and lots of things in between. Field Trips & some extracurricular activities are an additional fee ranging $1 - $15. 

City Resident Fee:  $80.00 (per week)
Non-City Resident Fee: $120.00 (per week)

Contact: Lesia Davis
Phone: (252)399-2286
Email: ltdavis@wilsonnc.org


SPORTS CAMP

Ages:  Junior Varsity 5-8  Varsity 9-12

Camp Dates: June 8 - August 7 (No Camp June 29 - July 3)

Camp Hours:  Monday - Friday  7:45am - 5:15pm

Recreation Park
500 Sunset Road (off Raleigh Road)
Wilson, NC 27893

Sports Camp is a fun filled camp that focuses on SPORTS!  Your child will spend their day at Recreation Park Center involved in lots of fun filled activities that target their specific age group and give them lots of exercise.  Daily activities include mat ball, army football,  soccer, baseball, pickle ball, chicken ball, field trips and more!  Field Trips & some extracurricular activities are an additional fee ranging $1 - $15. 

City Resident Fee:  $80.00 (per week)
Non-Resident Fee: $120.00 (per week)

Contact: Fern Jones
Phone: (252)293-5317
Email: fjones@wilsonnc.org


GOLF CAMP

Camp Dates:
Session 1: June 15 - 19 (Ages: 7-16)
Session 2: August 3 - 7 (Ages: 7-16)

Camp Hours:  9:00am–12:00pm

Golf Camp is a beginner level camp that focuses on teaching campers technique and the rules of the game.  Campers will be grouped based on age and skill level to work with Golf Pro Brady Pinner and other instructors to get as much one on one instruction as possible.

City Resident Fee:  $55.00 per session
Non-Resident Fee:  $80.00 per session

Instructor: Brady Pinner

Wedgewood Public Golf Course
3201 Stantonsburg Road Southeast
Wilson, NC 27893

(252)237-4761


ART CAMP

Camp Dates:
Session 1: July 27 - 31
Session 2: August 3 - 7

Camp Hours: 9:00am–12:00pm

Ages: 7-11

Wilson Parks & Recreation Summer Art Camp is for young artists that can engage their imagination while developing their art skills, learning new techniques, and expanding their artistic knowledge. These week-long sessions give kids age 7-11 an opportunity to explore ideas of art and culture through hands-on experiences with a variety of art forms.

Session 1 will focus on 2-D artwork such as painting, drawing, crafting, and more.

Session 2 will be all about 3-D artwork with pottery, sculpture, and building.

Campers will produce numerous works of art throughout the week, ending with an art showcase each Friday. All artists should wear clothes they don’t mind getting messy!   

Fee:

City Resident Fee:  $65.00 
Non-Resident Fee:  $97.00
(Fee Includes all art materials)

Instructor: Ayla Jones

Recreation Park
500 Sunset Road (off Raleigh Road)
Wilson, NC 27893

Contact: Braxton Patterson
Phone: (252)399-2285
Email: bpatterson@wilsonnc.org


TENNIS CAMP

Camp Dates:
Session 1: June 22 - 25
Session 2: July 20 - 23

Camp Hours: 9:00am – 12:00pm

Ages: 5-18

Wilson Parks & Recreation and Lake Wilson Tennis Club are proud to offer a Youth Tennis Camp for June 22 - 25 at Lake Wilson Tennis Club. This camp is for ages 5-18 and available for all skill levels. Participants will learn basic tennis fundamentals while learning about the great game of tennis. Players are encouraged to bring their own tennis racket, wear athletic clothing, bring a snack & plenty of water.

Fee:
City Resident Fee:  $75.00 
Non-Resident Fee:  $90.00

Instructors provided by Lake Wilson Tennis Club

Held at:
Lake Wilson Tennis Club
4738 Lake Wilson Rd.
Elm City, NC 27822

Contact: Braxton Patterson
Phone: (252)399-2285
Email: bpatterson@wilsonnc.org


KINDERMUSIK CAMP

June 15 - 19
Session 1 Zoo Train (Ages 1.5 - 3)
Times: 9:30am - 10:45am
Toddlers and trains make a natural match—always on the move. Tag along this summer with a traveling zoo train. Bring your own stuffed animals for the petting zoo. Wear long white socks on your hands for polar bear paws and learn about real animals in the zoo. Sing songs for clapping time, and use music to help toddlers regulate emotions.

Session 2 On The Road (Ages 3-5)

Times: 11:00am - 12:15pm
Re-live your childhood, with your child. Every song is likely to revive a memory from your summers’ past. Play “Eye Spy” and find shapes in the clouds to pass the time. Take imaginary trips in a bus named “Van Go” to fun-filled vacation destinations such as the carnival, a summer cottage, and the beach.

July 20 - 24
Session 3 Beach Days (Ages 1.5 - 3)
Times: 9:30am - 10:45am
Grab your beach ball, we’re going to the beach! Crabs are scuttling, toes are wiggling, waves are crashing , and the sun is shining. We’ll enjoy favorite songs and dances, do an Octopus Hula, jump on a banana boat, and then snuggle up and happily relax to gentle beach sounds and songs. Beach Days is as fun and restorative as…well, a trip to the beach!

Session 4 Carnival of Music (Ages 1.5-5)
Times: 11:00am - 12:15pm
Children are natural music makers. They hum while they play, sing along with songs, and can make almost anything into a drum!  In this unit, you will play lots and lots of different instruments, and also learn all about the carnival through sounds, stories, songs, and games. So, step right up—we’re off to the Carnival of Music!

Fee:

City Resident Fee:  $60.00 
Non-Resident Fee:  $90.00

Instructor:Victoria Brown

Camp Located At:
Recreation Park
500 Sunset Road (off Raleigh Road)
Wilson, NC 27893

Contact: Braxton Patterson
Phone: (252)399-2285
Email: bpatterson@wilsonnc.org


PICKLEBALL CAMP

Camp Dates: August 10 - 13

Camp Hours:  9:00am - 10:30am

Ages: 7-14

Pickleball Camp is for young new “pickleballers” wanting to learn the basics or an experienced player that wants to improve in the fastest growing sport in the country!  Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, & ping-pong!   Equipment provided for new pickleballers. Athletic clothing & shoes are required for camp!   

City Resident Fee:  $30.00 
Non-Resident Fee: $45.00 

Camp Located At:
Recreation Park Gym
500 Sunset Road (off Raleigh Road)
Wilson, NC 27893

Contact: Braxton Patterson
Phone: (252)399-2285
Email: bpatterson@wilsonnc.org


GYMNASTICS CAMP

Camp Dates:June 15 - June 19

Camp Hours:  9:00am - 1:30pm

Ages: 7-14

Gymnastics Camp features a fun filled time doing flops, jumps, and tumbles. Participants will not only learn a routine to perform at the end of camp they will get to go swimming at Recreation Park Center Pool! Camp is being taught to Traditional Gymnastics, a certified USA Gymnastics program. Participants will need to wear athletic clothing or a leotard. Camp has limited spaces so don't delay!

City Resident Fee:  $65.00 
Non-Resident Fee: $97.00 

Camp Located At:
Recreation Park Gym
500 Sunset Road (off Raleigh Road)
Wilson, NC 27893

Contact: Braxton Patterson
Phone: (252)399-2285
Email: bpatterson@wilsonnc.org