Parks & Recreation Program Guide

Welcome to our program guide. Click on a program name for more details. Click on the "Register Here" link, where available, to register for the selected program.


Mon 10/08/18 to Fri 10/12/18  Haunted Holiday Camp
Event ID: 18533
Participants 10 and up to take part in planning and implementing something spooky! It only takes one week to make a spectacular Haunted House. Participants arrive at 8am on Monday to start utilizing their imaginations to design and create a hauntingly spooktacular maze of rooms under the supervision of the Northwest Optimist staff. Activities for decorating the house include pumpkin carving, shrunken apple heads, scary art work and painting scenery. In addition participants will design their own costuming and makeup to transform themselves into the characters haunting the house. This program ends with campers performing in the Haunted House for family, fiends and the public. Participants will need to bring their lunch, and snacks will be provided. Campers will also need to wear clothing that can be worked in and messied, and closed toe shoes.
Mon - Fri, Oct 8 - 12 8:00am - 5:00pm Location: Northwest Optimist
Ages: 10-17
Cost: $100/camper
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Thu 10/18/18 to Fri 10/19/18  Fit For Fall Camp
Event ID: 18471
Still wishing it were summer? Us too! That's why we have extended our popular Fit For Youth summer camp into fall! This drop-in day camp provides a safe and engaging environment for children in this fun-filled camp. Your child's day includes group games, sports, arts and crafts, and a field trip each day. Bring a sack lunch, breakfast and snacks provided. Sign up for one day, or both! Minimum 8 campers each day.
Thu - Fri, Oct 18 - 19 7:30am - 5:30pm Location: Foster Recreation Center
Ages: 6 - 14
Cost: $25/day or $45 Thu & Fri
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Mon 12/17/18 to Fri 12/21/18  Holiday Magic
Event ID: 18567
Holiday Magic Makers fill this week with humorous skits, songs and dance finishing with two shows on Friday. The week includes, snacks, Holiday Arts and Crafts, costume making and makeup tips. Participants need to bring their own lunch and clothing that they can move and dance in. Any special items, musical instruments or dance shoes will be discussed during the first day.
Performances will be Friday December 21st at 3:00 PM and 5:30 PM, tickets will be charged at the door. $1/person 10 and under, $3/person 11 and over.
Mon - Fri, Dec 17 - 21 8:00am - 5:00pm Location: Northwest Optimist
Ages: 6-17
Cost: $100/participant
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Mon 03/18/19 to Fri 03/22/19  Outdoor Adventure Camp - Spring Break 2019
Event ID: 18657
Have an adventure for your Spring Break! Our goal is for your child to challenge themselves and step outside their comfort zone. Through participating in fun and engaging activities, your child will gain important new skills including decision making, positive group interactions, and increased confidence. Campers will spend the week experiencing rock climbing, swimming, setting up a campsite, fishing, tree climbing, making s'mores, archery, and so much more! Camp will meet daily at Foster Recreation Center and visit several exciting outdoor locations around the OKC metro.
  • Extended care available; $40/camper. 7:30am-9:00am and 5:00pm-5:30pm.
  • Morning and afternoon snacks provided.
  • Campers will need to bring daily: tennis shoes, backpack, reusable water bottle, sunscreen, bug spray, and lunch. A towel and swimsuit needed on swim day.
  • A parent packet will be emailed out to the account used to register your child. In the packet will be waivers necessary to participate in the camp.
Questions? Call 405-297-2409 or email
Mon - Fri, Mar 17 - 21  9:00am - 5:00pm Location: Foster Recreation Center
                      614 NE 4th St, 73104
Ages: 8-12
Cost: $167/adventurer
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