Recreation Department310 North Dillard St.
Winter Garden, FL 34787
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Jay Conn, Parks & Recreation Director
Phone: 407.656.4111 ext. 5433
Eric Fischer, Recreation Supervisor
Phone: 407.656.4111 ext. 5434
Elizabeth Robertson, Parks Division Manager
Phone: 407.656.4111 ext. 5435
Jackie Wyman, Recreation Supervisor
Phone: 407.656.4111 ext. 5435
Sebrenia Brown-Jones, Recreation Specialist
Phone: 407.656.4111 ext. 5438
Matt Bennett, Recreation Specialist
Phone: 407.656.4111 ext. 4301
Ramona Miles, Administrative Assistant
Phone: 407.656.4111 ext. 5436
Carol Lippold, Senior Citizen Program Specialist
Phone: 407.656.4111 ext. 5439
All programs are held at the Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 North Dillard Street, unless otherwise noted.
School Holiday Camp
Games, sports, arts & crafts, theme days and much, much more!!! A great way to spend the holiday break and make lifelong friends! Winter Garden Parks & Recreation Holiday Camp is an awesome experience for your school aged child. Campers will experience the outdoors, friends and FUN! A qualified, well-trained staff will provide a safe and outstanding break for your child. Campers must bring a packed lunch, snacks and a water bottle to camp every day.
Date: March 21, 24-28
Time: 7 am - 6 pm
Ages: Camp is open to children entering 1st through 9th grade
Parents MUST provide a current report card when registering their child
Fees: $19 per day Resident / $24 per day Non-Resident
Bricks 4 Kidz
Bricks 4 Kidz is a hands on class where students build machines, buildings, vehicles and other structures of technic Legos using one-of-a-kind model plans.
Date: March 21, 24 – 28
Time: Morning Session 9 am – 12 pm Afternoon Session 1 – 4 pm
Ages: 5 – 12, Children MUST be currently enrolled in Kindergarten
Fees: $150 Resident / $165 Non-Resident per session
Super Summer Camp Registration
Saturday, April 12
8 am to 12 pm
Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 North Dillard Street
Opening registration day for Summer Day Camp 2014! You must register for this program in person. Registration opens at 8am for Winter Garden residents and at 10am for all non-residents. Please bring with you proof of residency (valid photo ID or utility bill) and a current report card for each child. The first two weeks payment is due at the time of registration.
Space is extremely limited.
Ages: Camp is open to children entering 1st through 8th grade
(Campers entering 9th grade can apply for the CIT program)
$95 per week
$125 per week
$75 per week
$105 per week
3rd or More Campers
$55 per week
$85 per week
Limited scholarships are available through the Winter Garden Parks & Recreation Department. Scholarships are based on the Income Eligibility Guidelines used for the National School Lunch Program. Applications for scholarship will be available beginning February 17, 2014 and must be returned by April 1, 2014. Scholarships will be awarded on April 11, 2014. To obtain an application please contact the Parks & Recreation Office or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer Day Camp Counselor-In-Training Program
The Counselor-in-Training (CIT) program is specifically designed to develop the skills needed to be a positive leader and role model in the summer day camp. CIT’s will be given a behind the scenes glimpse at camp planning, policies and administration. Each CIT will be assigned to work with a specific group in the summer day camp, and through hands-on experience, will work side by side with the camp counselors and Camp Director. This program will give participants a chance to explore leadership opportunities in a camp setting, responsibilities involved in working with children and fun team building activities.
Limited space is available. In order to be eligible for this program, interested participants must complete an application. Applications will be available beginning February 17 and must be returned by March 14.
Date: Session 1: Weeks of June 9, 16 & 23
Session 2: Weeks of June 30, July 7 & 14
Session 3: Weeks of July 21, 28 & August 4
Time: 7 am – 6 pm
Ages: 14* - 16 (*Eligible CIT’s must be 14 by June 13, 2014 and entering 9th Grade)
Fee: $50 per week per CIT for City Residents
$60 per week per CIT for Non-Residents