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.
 

Recreation

Tue 05/28/19 to Fri 08/09/19  Fit For Youth Day Camp - Summer 2019
Event ID: 19695
Let us fill your summer break with fun, fitness, and friendship! Join us in a day camp of engaging activities including sports, arts, swimming, recreational activities, nature, and an included weekly field trip. Campers will go home with a t-shirt and lots of fun memories! Bring a sack lunch and drink; breakfast and snacks are provided.
 
We swim every Monday and Wednesday at the Foster indoor pool! Please bring a swimsuit, towel, and change of clothes with your camper. Swim shoes, caps, goggles, and water toys are also allowed, however no large inflatables please.
 
The week before camp, parent packets will be emailed out to the email address used to register the child. You will only receive a packet the first week your child is enrolled.  
 
Before care and after care is available for $15/child, starts at 7:30am and ends at 6:00pm. Any child picked up after 6:00pm will accrue a charge of $1/minute past the extended care time.
 
For more information, or if you would like to be added to the waiting list for any week of  camp please call 297-2412 or email camp@okc.gov.
 
Mon - Fri, May 28 - Aug 9 
 
8:00am - 5:00pm
 
Location: Foster Recreation Center
                 614 NE 4th St, OKC, 73104
 
Ages: 6-14
Cost: $90/week, $85/sibling
          $80/week, $75/sibling for weeks 1 and 6
Registration is now closed for Summer 2019; keep an eye our for our Fit For Youth Fall 2019 Camp!
 
Wed 05/29/19 to Fri 08/02/19  Summer Skateboard Clinics
Event ID: 21099
A true introduction to skateboarding for those who have never skateboarded before. Course includes focus on basic safety, park etiquette, and building foundational skills for further development. The skills learned in this course will set students up for whatever styles of skating they are interested in. This course is the most basic and introductory, no experience required.
 
Skaters can bring their own deck, or we have boards during the duration of camp!
 
Wed - Fri, Jun 12 - 14 9:00am - 12:00pm Location: Schilling Recreation Center & Skatepark
Wed - Fri, Jul 24-26 9:00am - 12:00pm  
 
Ages: 5-15
Cost: $100/skater
Register Here!
 
Mon 10/14/19 to Fri 10/18/19  Chess Camp
Event ID: 25482
Checkmate! Strategize with players will learning one of the oldest board games on earth. Come learn and test your skills in a fun, friendly, competitive environment. This camp is taught by volunteer coaches who love teaching young players the basics and helping older players expand their skill set.
 
Mon-Fri, Oct 14 - Oct 18 9:00am - 1:00pm Location: Schilling Recreation Center
 
Ages: 7-17
Cost:45.00
Register Here!
 
Mon 10/14/19 to Fri 10/18/19  Teen Business Camp
Event ID: 25451
Does your child want to start their own business? If they have a great business idea just waiting to break out, then this is the camp for them!  Join us as we partner with the Microsoft store to help turn your passion into a great business idea. Participant will receive guidance developing their ideas into a robust business plan and a polished pitch ready to share with the world.
 
Mon-Fri, Oct 14 - Oct 18  1:00pm - 5:00pm Location: Douglass Recreation Center
 
Ages: 12-17
Cost: 50.00 (Discount available to registered participants in Douglass Recreation Center Teen Odyssey Program)
Register Here!
 
Tue 10/15/19  MythBusters Camp
Event ID: 25490
Discover the truth! Can a candle burn under water or can you pierce a balloon without it popping? Does sugar really make kids hyper? Can water defy gravity? Find out the answers to these and many more questions as campers dispel some of these mind-bending science myths.
 
Tue, Oct 15 9:00am - 1:00pm Location: Schilling Recreation Center
 
Ages: 6-13
Cost: 20.00
Register Here!
 
Thu 10/17/19 to Fri 10/18/19  Discover Magic Camp!
Event ID: 25424
Do you have what it takes to pull a rabbit out of a hat! Come test your skills and learn and learn some exciting new ones from a real Magician! Kids will learn some of the  trade and will also gain life skills such as self-confidence and group speaking. Campers will need to bring a sack lunch.
 
Thu & Fri, Oct 17 - 18 9:00am -5:00pm Location: Macklanburg Recreation Center
 
Ages: 7-15
Cost: $160.00 (cost includes magic kit)
Register Here!
 
Mon 11/25/19 to Wed 11/27/19  Intro to Pickleball for Kids!
Event ID: 25486
Sweet, sour or dill Pickle Ball anyone? Come join us in one of the fastest growing sports in the United States! Pickleball combines all the fun of tennis, ping pong, and badminton to bring us a new game the whole family can play. Learn the basic of the game so you can share it at home with your family and get them in the game. 
 
Mon-Wed, Nov 25 - Nov 27 8:00am - 11:00am Location: Schilling Recreation Center
 
Ages: 9-13
Cost: 15.00
Register Here!
 

Will Rogers Gardens

Mon 07/29/19 to Fri 08/02/19  Garden Explorers Camp - July
Event ID: 22132
Join us while we have fun digging in the soil, planting container gardens, creating crafts, and learning about how to design a garden. Find out what's "bugging" your plants as we explore the world of insects, plants, and diseases. We will enjoy the grounds of the Will Rogers Arboretum as well as take field trips! Space is limited to 10 students, so sign up fast! Nutritious snacks will be provided, but parents will need to provide a sack lunch and drink.
 
Payment for camp is non-transferrable.
 
Mon - Fri, Jul 29 - Aug2  8:00am - 4:00pm Location: Will Rogers Garden Exhibition Center
 
Ages: 8-12
Cost: $195/camper
Register Here!