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Spring Break Camp

The DC Department of Parks and Recreation offers full-day Spring Break Camp programs in recreation centers for children, ages 3–13, during DC Public Schools' spring break. DPR provides youth with a variety of structured games, sports, character-education exercises, and arts and crafts. Our goal is to plant the seeds of personal development and environmental responsibility in a fun and engaging recreation setting.

Important Information

  • Registration Opens: March 16, 2021 at 12pm
  • Camp dates: Monday, April 12 - Thursday, April 15, 2021(Holiday Observed Friday, April 16th)
  • Camp is offered 9am -  5pm. Please note that before and after care is not available for this program.
  • DPR does not provide meals for this program. Please see "KCC's Food and Snack Policy" below. 

How to Register

  • Register Online 
  • Fees – DC Resident: $40 per child, per session, due at registration. 
    Refunds are not available for Break Camps


Ages 6-12

  • Jelleff Recreation Center - Ward 2
  • Emery Heights Community Center - Ward 4
  • Edgewood Recreation Center - Ward 5
  • Arthur Capper Recreation Center - Ward 6
  • Hillcrest Recreation Center - Ward 7
  • Therapeutic Recreation Center - Ward 7
  • Barry Farm Recreation Center - Ward 8

Multi-Sport Camp -  ages 5-7 and 8 -13

  • Deanwood Recreation Center - Ward 7


Camp Resources

DPR Kids, Camps & Co-Op 
1275 First Street NE, 8th Floor
Washington, DC 20009 | (202) 671-0372 | [email protected] 

Mon- Fri: 9am - 5pm
Closed: Sat & Sun