RARA Rochester Summer Camps 2021 – RARA (Rochester Avon Recreation Authority) offers several summer day camp programs and themed Summer Camps for kids ages 4-13. Many RARA Rochester Summer Camps travel with camp field trips and offer unique experiences for kids. RARA Rochester Summer Camps even offers Latchkey, a Before / After care program for additional fees. You can sign up for one week or all nine.
Registration opens April 1, 2021. Camps begin June 21. Sign up today for RARA Rochester Summer Camps 2021. http://www.rararecreation.org/Youth-Recreation/Day-Camps
UPDATE 5/4/2021 – At this time, RARA Day Camps 2021 WILL be going on field trips as well as bring in special guests throughout the Summer! Field trips will be local outdoor trips only. Camps will also be able to travel to Spencer Beach on Thursdays and Fridays throughout the Summer. Daily temperature checks and health monitoring will be done by camp counselors throughout the camp day. Campers will be asked to wear facial coverings while on the bus and while indoors or if social distancing is not able to occur (will not occur often). Campers need to bring a non-perishable lunch with their name on it, sunscreen, a facial covering, and a water bottle.
RARA has been the community recreation provider to the communities of Rochester, Rochester Hills and the surrounding communities since 1946.
For most camps, a detailed schedule will be emailed to parents the Friday before camp starts and will be given to parents on the Monday morning of camp.
RARA Rochester Summer Camps 2021 Info – Standard Summer Camps
Camp Blue Jay For Kids 4 and 5 Years Old – Weekly June 21-August 13
Camp activities include games, crafts, nature activities, sports, special guests, pool swimming, special events, and other adventurous activities. Camps will be held at the Rochester Municipal Park Lions Shelter. Counselors are experienced in childcare and education. A camp t-shirt is given out during camp. Latchkey is provided for Camp Blue Jay 7a-10a and 3p-6p.
Camp Cardinal For Kids 5-8 Years Old – Weekly June 21-August 13
Activities will include games, nature projects, swimming, crafts, special events, and much more. At Spencer Park activities include a lake with guarded beach, fishing pier, picnic area, play structure, and sport fields. Campers will go on one field trip per week. Camp T-shirts are provided on field trip day. (Camper MUST have completed Kindergarten)
Location – Rochester Municipal Park: Lions Shelter
Camp Raven For Kids 9-13 Years Old – Weekly June 21-August 13
2 field trips per week. Some of the trips might include fishing, wave pools and adventure centers. Other activities will include sports, swimming, challenging activities, and much more. Camp T-shirts are provided on field trip days.
Location – Bloomer Park
Camp RARA For Kids 6-12 Years Old – August 16-August 20
Camp RARA will be the only camp available at RARA for the week. Camp RARA will be an action-packed camp with awesome activities that will include games, sports, crafts, special guests, challenging activities and much more! A camp t-shirt is given out during camp.
Location – Bloomer Park Stone Shelter
RARA Rochester Summer Camps 2021 – Specialty Summer Camps
Campers need to be dropped off at the Brick Building Tent. This tent is located in the back left of the main parking lot, near a playground and brick building. Campers will hang out at the park doing games, activities, crafts, etc. A camp t-shirt is given out during camp. A detailed schedule will be given to parents on the Monday morning of camp.
Adventureland Camp 6-10 Years Old – June 21–25
This camp brings out the adventure in your camper. They will spend the week going on adventures, exploring new worlds, making unique craft projects, and more. Be prepared to explore and have lots of fun.
Amazing Race Camp For Kids 8-13 Years Old – June 28-July 1
Partner up with a camp friend or two and try to be the winning team. The week will be composed of different games, obstacles, and road blocks. By the end of the week, there will be a winning team. Be ready to run, think, and get dirty. For those kids that love a challenge.
Survivor Camp for Kids Ages 8-12 Years Old – July 6-9
Come to camp and learn to survive the elements. Learn how to take care of yourself out in the wild while completing challenges throughout the week. Build shelters with your imagination and work together to last the whole week. See if you can survive the challenging trip RARA survivor campers will go on.
Skill Builder Camp For Kids 8-13 Years Old – July 12–16
Campers will learn real life skills throughout the week at this fun and informative camp. Learn how to tie a tie, how to shake someone’s hand, how to make change, how to have good manners, how to be a good babysitter, how to make a kid-friendly meal, and other basic life skills. Come to Skill Builder Camp to explore important life necessities.
Creation Station for Kids 6-10 years old – July 29–23
This camp brings out the creativity in your camper. They will spend the week making tons of different craft projects. Be prepared to get messy, have a creative unique special guest, and have lots of fun.
DIY Camp for Kids Ages 6-10 Years Old – July 26–30
Do It Yourself Camp. Come to camp and create your own crafts, games, activities, and challenges. Make up sports, rules, names, and more at this creative and imaginative camp.
Intro to Stem Camp for Kids Ages 8-12 Years Old – August 2–6
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Each day, campers will work on popular projects that will peak your child’s interest and curiosity with hands on activities. Participation and fun are part of the program, designed as step one in your child’s road to the future of STEM.
Mission Possible Camp for Kids Ages 7-11 Years Old – August 9–13
Campers, your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to have FUN. This week will be filled with exciting challenges, games, special missions, and surprise activities.
RARA Rochester Summer Camps 2021 – RARA Sports Camps
Campers need to be dropped off at the Stone Shelter at Bloomer Park. From there, campers will hang out at the park doing sports, games, activities, challenges, etc. A camp t-shirt is given out during camp. A detailed schedule will be given to parents on the Monday morning of camp.
Sports Extreme Camp For Kids 8-12 Years Old – June 21-25
Each day will be filled with different sports. This action-packed camp will teach your camper the basic sports skills in a fun, non-competitive atmosphere. Campers will be challenged in a series of drills, games, and exercises. Some sports will include, soccer, basketball, flag football, volleyball, and more.
Game On! Camp For Kids 8-12 Years Old – June 28-July 1
Game on! This Sports Camp week is all about challenges, friendly competition, games, and more. Go against other campers as well as counselors in this minute-to-win-it themed week. Compete as teams and as individuals. We may even verse other camps in fun and friendly sport-related games and activities. The camp will also utilize the Bloomer Park hiking trails and bike track.
Everything Edible Camp I & II For Kids 6-12 Years Old – July 6–9 / August 2–6
Campers will spend the week traveling around the world learning about great eats and cool treats and will taste them all. Then campers will learn to make their own fun crazy snack foods. Campers will have a fun week experimenting lots of food, but they will still need to pack a lunch.
Sports Teamwork Camp for Kids 8-12 Years Old – July 12-16
This fun-filled sports and teamwork camp is filled with a variety of sports, fitness related games, activities, and some exercises as campers work together as a team. Campers will be focused on working together to accomplish goals as a camp as well as making sure everyone is involved and included. This camp will teach great teamwork and leadership skills that will carry on throughout the rest of the summer and translate into future sports teams.
Super Soakin’ Camp I & II For Kids 6-12 Years Old – July 19–23 / August 9–13
Cool off from the summer heat and enjoy spending time with friends while exploring a different watering hole each day. Whether it’s a giant sprinkler, 100’s of water balloons, slip n’ slides, or buckets of water, every day will be a new and fun adventure. Campers will enjoy a wet and wild week of water games and super soakin’ fun.
Mystery Sports Camp For Kids 8-12 Years Old – July 26–July 30
This week, Sports Camp will be a mystery. Campers will play mysterious games, unknown sports, and weird activities that no one has ever heard of before. Be ready to be amazed at these different and strange games, challenges, and activities. This week will be a thriller.
RARA Rochester Summer Camps – Rochester Avon Recreation Authority
500 E Second Street
Rochester, MI 48307
Visit rararecreation.org to learn more about RARA Rochester Summer Camps.