Youth Day Camp

Due to the COVID - 19 Health Crisis, classes and programs are subject to change or cancellation. We will provide you an option to change dates or receive a refund if your program is canceled.

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Camp Apricot 2020

Our summer camp will be filled with exploration, creativity, and FUN! Camp Apricot aims to engage kids 4-12 years old for a fun summer of games, arts and crafts, and MORE. Weekly activities include pool time at the Patterson Aquatic Center, field trips, and exciting programming. Experienced, energetic staff, who are trained in leadership and CPR/First Aid, will be your child’s leader this summer. Each child must bring a sack lunch, water bottle, sunscreen, and a positive attitude! We are ready for the best summer yet and hope to see you there!

Ages: 4-12                                                                              Day: Monday-Friday (Field Trips on Wednesdays)                          Date: June 8- July 31, 2020                                                   Time: 8:00am-5:00pm                                                   

 Location: Northmead Elementary School                               Cost: $77.00 per week; Late Registration $87.00                                                   635 L Street Patterson, CA

Camp Connector Extended Care: $27.00 Weekly (7:30am drop off and pick-up no later than 5:30pm)

NOTE: Please bring a sack lunch every day. Breakfast & Lunch are not provided. 

Registration: May 1 - July 27. Late Registration begins the Friday before each Week and all participants MUST be registered no later than Monday(s) by 9am online or in person at the Recreation Office of that week of Camp Apricot. To register after that deadline, you must come in person to register at the Recreation Office after 9am to join the waitlist.

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Camp Apricot Weekly Preview


Summer Day Camp Weeks 

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Week 1: June 8 - June 12, 2020 “Nature Explorers”

Mother Earth is asking for Camp Apricot’s help! We will learn ways to better protect our home and minimize our carbon footprint. Nature Explores will engage our campers in fun activities while helping the Earth one day at a time!

Rising Sun, Farm and Garden

Week 2: June 15 - June 19, 2020 “Apricots in the Kitchen” 
Campers will learn about diet and nutrition, while creating yummy snacks! We will also play fun and challenging games to get us ready for the Kitchen!

Cooking Lesson

Week 3: June 22 - June 26th, 2020 “Around the World”

Camp Apricot will take participants around the world as we learn about different cultures. Learning games, food, and facts about the world around us.

Culture Exhibit (staff led)

Week 4: June 29 - July 3, 2020Summer Safari”

Welcome to the jungle! We are not in Kansas anymore. We will create arts and crafts, games, and more about exotic creatures.

Fresno Zoo

Week 5: July 6 - July 10, 2020 “Zombieland

A week full of games and challenges. Campers will put their skills to the test!

Field Day/ Water Inflatables

Week 6: July 13 - July 17, 2020 “Under the Sea” 

Take a dive with us this summer and as we go Under the Sea! Games, crafts, and activities centered around the ocean.

Monterey Bay Aquarium

Week 7: July 20 - July 24, 2020 “Color Extravaganza

Our week will be centered around all things ART! Learning different methods of arts and using our creativity all week long. World of wonders will come to us on Wednesday where they will teach campers about color and its role in science!

World of Wonders on Wheels

Week 8: July 27 - July 31, 2020 “Anything Goes!” 

We are ending summer the right way! Anything goes will be our crazy/random week. Be on the lookout for staff being wacky and fun. This week the possibilities are endless! We will have a CRAZY’N’FUN week and Anything Goes!

Monday: Pajama Day

Tuesday: Crazy Sock Day

Wednesday: Kindness day- Field trip Day

Thursday: Mix-Match Day

Friday: Crazy Hair Day

SF Exploratorium on Pier 15


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