Please note that only the Summer Camps Reduced Rate page has been updated for the 2017 Summer Camps season. The Reduced Rate Pre-Qualification period will begin on Monday, January 23, 2017.
Information/updates for the 2017 Summer Camp season will be released no later than January 30, 2017.
#SaveTheDate, 2017 Summer Camp Rolling Registration will begin on February 27, 2017.
Summer Camps 2016
The DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) is excited to announce the 2016 Summer Camps season as we prepare for another great summer of swimming, field trips, creative activities, and new experiences in the District of Columbia. The 2016 Summer Camp season will offer four sessions from June 20 through August 12, 2016.
DPR's rolling registration for the 2016 Summer Camp season started on Monday, February 22, 2016 at 12 noon.
Before and after care registration will open on Monday, March 21, 2016 at 12 noon.
Reduced Rate Pre-Qualification period opened on Monday, February 1, 2016.
2016 Session Dates:
- Session 1: June 20 – July 1, 2016
- Session 2: July 5 – July 15, 2016 (Holiday Observed, July 4)
- Session 3: July 18 – July 29, 2016
- Session 4: August 1 – August 12, 2016
- *New - Session 5: August 15 - August 19, 2016 ** Washington Nationals/DPR STEM Education Camp & Fun with Engineering & Junior Engineer camps only.
Most camps operate Monday through Friday, from 9 am – 5 pm.
DPR also offers a Before and After Care package for an additional flat rate. Before care is offered from 8 am – 9 am and after care is offered from 5 pm – 6 pm.
** Please note that select camps will follow an alternate session schedule. Those camps will be identified on their individual pages.
2016 Summer Camp Information
2016 Summer Camp Registration
- Sign Up for Summer Camps - Rolling registration opened on Monday, February 22 at 12 noon.
Sign Up for Summer Camp Before and After Care - Registration opened on Monday, March 21 at 12 noon.
2016 Summer Camp Rolling Registration Schedule
Summer Camp registration opened on Monday, February 22, 2016 at 12 noon. Click on "Sign Up for Summer Camps" to register.
|Mon., Feb 22||Tues., Feb 23||Wed., Feb 24||Thurs., Feb 25|
- Barry Farm
- Ferebee Hope
- Joe Cole
- Langdon Park
- Chevy Chase CC
- Ridge Road
- N Michigan Park
- Turkey Thicket
|Fri., Feb 26||Mon., Feb 29||Tues., Mar 1||Wed., Mar 2|
- Bald Eagle
- Benning Park
- Mitchell Park
- *NEW - Rosedale
- Chevy Chase RC
- Fort Stanton
- Rose Park
- Columbia Heights
- Harry Thomas
|Thurs., Mar 3||Fri., Mar 4|
- Guy Mason
- Riggs LaSalle
- Volta Park
- Park View
Kids, Camps & Co-op Division
Columbia Heights Community Center
1480 Girard Street, NW, 4th Floor
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: (202) 671-0372
Fax: (202) 671-2796
Email: [email protected]
Camp office hours:
Monday - Friday: 9:30 am - 5 pm
Closed: Saturday & Sunday