Media Release

 

Thursday, March 15, 2012
For Immediate Release
Parks, Recreation & Neighborhood Services

Contact: Margaret Kurtz
Telephone: 229-6993

 

City Of Las Vegas Offers Spring Break Camps For Youth April 2-6
Splash Camp At Municipal Pool Features Water Sports Training And Fun

 

The city of Las Vegas invites parents to enroll children in the spring break day camp programs at the Municipal Pool and four area community centers. Spring break camps will be held Monday through Friday, April 2-6.

Municipal Pool will offer a fun-filled water camp that provides close supervision. Children will experience water safety activities, games, crafts, inner tube water polo, springboard diving, synchronized swimming and daily swimming lessons. There may be excursions offered at an additional fee. Children will need to bring a sack lunch, swimsuit, towel and a change of dry clothes each day.

Spring Break Camp at area community centers will promote fun, fitness, adventure and education in a safe and friendly atmosphere. Children can look forward to a variety of games, arts, crafts, sports, and more. Registration closes when the programs are full. All locations will have limited enrollment. Contact each location for details and enrollment.

The following locations all offer spring break camps:

  • Municipal Pool, 431 E. Bonanza Road, (702) 229-6309. Camp hours are 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; ages 6 to 11 only. Registration is limited to 25. Cost is $110 per child for the week; scholarships are available to qualified applicants.
  • Cimarron Rose Community Center, 5591 N. Cimarron Road, (702) 229-1607. Camp hours are 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.; ages 6 to 11 only. Cost is $75 per child for the week; $70 for additional children.
  • Doolittle Community Center, 1950 N. J St., (702) 229-6374. Camp hours are 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.; ages 6 to 11 only. Cost is $75 per child for the week; $70 for additional children.
  • Mirabelli Community Center, 6200 Hargrove Ave., (702) 229-6359. Camp hours are 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.; ages 6 to 14. Registration is limited to 40. Cost is $75 per child for the week; $70 for additional children.

The camp at Veterans Memorial Leisure Services Center is full, with a long waiting list. There will be no camp at Stupak Community Center or the East Las Vegas Community/Senior Center.

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