Camps

Summer Camp

The Department of Sports and Recreation is excited to host a summer day camp for Summer 2019. A unique opportunity to unplug from technology, make new friends, & have fun while participating in a variety of traditional & non-traditional activities. Activities include swimming, bouldering, kickball, soccer, dodgeball, wacky relays, ultimate Frisbee, variety of yard games, craft & art projects. Special events are scheduled for each week of camp!

Campers will need athletic clothing, tennis shoes, sun-screen, bathing suit, and towel. Please review the weekly schedule special event information carefully during registration, weeks that outline specialized equipment will be noted. Examples include camper providing properly fitting life jacket, properly fitting helmet, bicycle or scooter, tennis racket, etc.

 Camp Hours

  • Drop-Off: 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
  • Programed Activities: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Pick-up: 4:30 PM – 5:00 PM

 Camp Dates – Summer 2019

  • Session 1: June 3 - 7
  • Session 2: June 10-14
  • Session 3: June 17 - 21
  • Session 4: June 24-28

Special Activities Schedule

  • Session 1: Tennis & Lacrosse
    • We request that campers bring a tennis racquet and lacrosse stick. 
  • Session 2: Water Week – (water slides, cardboard boat race, etc.)
    • Campers are required bring a properly fitting life jacket to fully participate.
  • Session 3: Tennis
    • We request that campers bring a tennis racquet.
  • Session 4: Bike Rodeo
    • Campers are required bring a properly fitting helmet to fully participate.
    • We request that campers bring a bicycle or scooter. 

Please note we have an extremely limited inventory of equipment available for check-out. Check back for updates as additional activities are confirmed.

 Cost & Registration 

Registration is open through the Friday before each camp session/week.

Camp fees are $225.00 per session, Early Bird pricing is available at $200.00 per session if purchased prior to May 10, 2019.

Before registering you camper online, create your account and also add your campers as "Dependents" under your account. This can be done by clicking on your account ID in the top right corner, then clicking the "Add a Dependent" button. This is especially important if you are registering multiple campers.

Please read: Make sure registration is in the name of the child attending camp, not in the parent/guardian name.

In-person registration can be completed in the Department of Sports and Recreation office suite at the Siegel Student Recreation and Activities Center, located at 290 Kennesaw State University Road NW, Kennesaw, GA. If you plan to pay in-person, please create an account in our network/Fusion before arriving to help expedite this process. For details on visitor parking at the Siegel SRAC, please visit Parking and Transportation-Visitor Parking

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Location
The Perch - KSU Sports & Recreation Park
390 Big Shanty Rd., Kennesaw, GA 30144

Age Requirements
Age requirements are established to safely facilitate age-appropriate activities. Campers will be placed into groups according to their grade. Campers must between rising 2nd graders through rising 8th graders.

Lunch and Snacks
Campers are required to bring a snack(s), lunch, and beverage each day. Refrigeration and microwave facilities are not available to campers. Water coolers are available for cold water throughout the day.

Sign-in & Sign-out Procedures
For the safety of each child, all campers must be signed in and signed out each day. Parents or guardians will need to leave their vehicle to drop off and pick up their child. Campers may only be picked up and signed out by an authorized person (indicated at time of registration). Campers may not sign themselves in or out. Please be ready to show a photo I.D. to a staff member.

Sample Daily Schedule*

  • Time
    Program
  • 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
    Drop-Off & Camp Arrival
  • 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM
    Morning Circle & Announcements
  • 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
    Sport Activity
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    Outdoor Yard Games
  • 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Lunch
  • 12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
    Art Activity
  • 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Sport Activity
  • 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
    Fitness Activity
  • 2:30 PM – 2:45 PM
    Afternoon Snack
  • 2:45 PM – 3:45 PM
    Supervised Recreation Activity
  • 3:45 PM – 4:15 PM
    Afternoon Circle
  • 4:15 PM – 4:30 PM
    Clean-up
  • 4:30 PM – 5:00 PM
    Pick-up & Camp Departure

*Please note: This is only a sample schedule. Activity offerings will vary each day.


Camp Staff
Camp counselors will include KSU Sports and Recreation Employees, students & Club Sport athletes, who will engage campers in a variety of fun activities throughout the summer.

Please contact the Department of Sports and Recreation at sports_recreation@kennesaw.edu for any questions or concerns. 

 

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