Summer Specialty Camps

Summer Camps at Sugar Sand Park Community Center

Registration open!

 

Please note that the WebTrac registration software has been updated. Please log into your account ahead of time to ensure that your household information (including birthdates and current grade levels) is correct. Please call 561-347-3900 if updates are required, or if you are having difficulty with your account.

Attention current WebTrac users: Every 2 years the City requires WebTrac users to re-verify residency in person. If you have not registered for a class/program in the last two years, your username & password are no longer valid.  To be reset in the system, you must come in person to a Community Center, Tennis Center, or Sugar Sand Field House to re-activate your Webtrac account.  Residents must verify residency in-person before registration (for the first time, or if household has gone inactive) to receive Resident rates.

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Registration fees must be paid at the time of registration and are non-refundable.

All campers should bring snacks, brown bag lunch and a beverage(s) every day. Campers will not be allowed to use the vending machines or order/receive food delivery, nor will they have access to a refrigerator, microwave, etc.

Materials Fees are payable to the instructor on the first day of camp (cash or check preferred).

Some of our camps will be held at The Swim & Racquet Center (21618 St. Andrews Blvd.) and are identified as such in the details of the camp. Aftercare will not be available for camps at this location. Please be cognizant of which location you should be at for your child's camp each week.

In addition, Fishing Camp and Shark Fest Camp will take place at the Spanish River Library (1501 Spanish River Blvd.) with no aftercare available.

HALF-DAY CAMP PROGRAMS

CLICK HERE for information about the Children's Science Explorium Science Camp.

ACTING & IMPROV FOR KIDS

Ages 7-14

Have your child explore and develop their personality and draw on their creative side through acting & improvisation! The activities range from vocal and physical warm-ups, creative scene improvisation, and 'acting' games that center around focus and attention-span building, but also translate to an actor's performance disciplines. I aim to build confidence in their public speaking, encourage their abilities with ensemble work, and develop their creativity all while having FUN! Improv show for parents on Fridays, June 28 and July 12, at 12pm. Promotes creativity, public speaking, self-confidence, and teamwork.

INSTRUCTOR:     David Tully, Tully Teaches

ACTIVITY:              311063

DAYS:                   Monday-Friday

TIME:                   8:30am-1:00pm    

DATES:                 A1, June 24-June 28

                              A2, July 8-July 12

COST                    per 5-day week: Resident $280, Non-resident $350

NEW! AMAZING SPORTS & FITNESS CAMP

Ages 5-9

Keeping your child active all summer, Amazing Athletes will provide campers with an introduction to 10 different sports, karate, obstacle courses, and games where they will learn the fundamentals of each sport. There will also be time for some arts & crafts!  Parents will be provided feedback on the child's favorite at the end of the summer. Materials fee $25 (camp shirt, craft supplies) payable to the instructor prior to the first class. Promotes physical activity, teamwork, and sportsmanship.

INSTRUCTOR:     Amazing Athletes Staff

ACTIVITY:            311005

DAYS:                   Monday-Friday

TIME:                   8:30am-1:00pm

DATES:                A1, June 3-June 7

                              A2, July 1-July 5 (no class 7/4)  FULL

COST                    per 5-day session (A1): Resident $250, Non-resident $312.50

                            per 4-day session (A2): Resident $200, Non-resident $250

BOCA RATON HURRICANE ALL STARS CHEERLEADING

Ages 6-13

Get ready for a summer filled with FUN and CHEER!  Your cheerleader will be immersed in a positive, uplifting environment willed with love, enthusiasm, and tons of technical, excellent cheerleading training. Our week includes cheers, chants, jumps, tumbling, partner stunts, spirit dance, spirit stickers, and crafting your very own spirit stick! Performance for parents on Fridays, July 19 and July 26 at 12:30pm. Materials fee $20 (camp shirt) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Promotes physical activity, teamwork, public speaking skills.

INSTRUCTOR:     Boca Raton Hurricane All Stars Cheerleading Staff

ACTIVITY:            311004

DAYS:                   Monday-Friday

TIME:                   8:30am-1:00pm

DATES:                A1, July 15-July 19

                             A2, July 22-July 26

COST                   per 5-day session: Resident $275, Non-resident $343.75

DISCOVER MAGIC

Ages 7-12

This summer camp is part of a one-of-a-kind, nationally recognized program designed to create extraordinary fun that makes great kids appear! Each magic lesson builds character, confidence, and communication skills that will positively impact your child for the rest of their life. We focus on magic, fun, and learning. The MAGIC makes the FUN happen; the FUN makes the LEARNING easy! Graduation and magic show for parents on Fridays, June 14, June 28, and July 12 at 12pm. Materials Fee $70 (Magic Kit which includes carrying case, printed materials, supplies/props for each class, lifetime access to the online Video Vault, and an exclusive graduation certificate and wand) is payable to the instructor prior to the first class. Programs will take place at the Swim & Racquet Community Center.

INSTRUCTOR:       Alan Kratish, South Florida Magic School

ACTIVITY:            313003

DAYS:                     Monday-Friday

TIME:                     8:30am-1:00pm

DATES:                   A1, June 10-June 14 (Purple Wand Course)

                               A2, June 24-June 28 (Green Wand Course) 

                               A3, July 8-July 12 (Orange Wand Course)

COST                     per 5-day week: Resident $279, Non-resident $348.75

ECO CREATIONS ART CAMP

Ages 5-11

Students will create hands-on projects, learn how to use different materials, and explore different artistic techniquesAt the end of each camp day, students will have completed a project to take home. Projects will include canvas painting, watercolor paintings, 3D mixed media pieces, etc.  Promotes fine motor skill development, creativity, and self-expression.

INSTRUCTOR:                Eco Creations of Florida Staff

DAYS:                              Monday-Friday

TIME:                              8:30am-1:00pm

DATES & ACTIVITY:

311016                          A1, June 10-June 14 (Sprinkles & Sweet Treats)  FULL

311016                          A2, June 17-June 21 (Color Explosion)   FULL

 

313002                          A3, July 22-July 26 (Animal Adventures) (at The Swim & Racquet Community Center)

313002                          A4, July 29-August 2 (Under the Sea) (at The Swim & Racquet Community Center)

COST                              per 5-day week: Resident $250, Non-resident $312.50

FISHING CAMP

Ages 6-14

The campers will learn to tie different knots, bait a hook, learn water safety and learn to identify different freshwater and saltwater fish in Florida.  Fishing equipment is provided. Campers will participate in a fishing tournament on the last day of camp followed by an awards ceremony (all fish are released).  Programs will take place at the Spanish River Library.

*All campers receive a rod/reel, medal and t-shirt.

INSTRUCTOR:       Building Up Sports Academy Staff

ACTIVITY:               313006

DAYS:                      Monday-Friday

TIME:                       9:00am-12:00pm

DATES:                    A1, June 3-June 7

                                  A2, July 22-July 26

COST                       per 5-day week: Resident $150, Non-resident $187.50

KIDNASTICS 

Ages 5-11

In this versatile program boys and girls will enjoy a variety of indoor and outdoor activities such as dance, gymnastics, theater games, arts & crafts, team games, basketball & sport games, water play at the playground (wear bathing suit to camp on Wednesday & Friday), and more! Materials Fee $15 (t-shirt shirt: minimum 1 t-shirt purchase (program t-shirt required each day) & Pizza Friday) payable to the instructor at the first day of camp. Promotes socialization, physical activity, and creativity. Please wear sneakers for safety. 

INSTRUCTOR:        Joy Deco Enterprises Staff

ACTIVITY:             311008

DAYS:                      Monday-Friday

TIME:                      8:30am-1:00pm

DATES:                    A1, June 24-June 28

                                 A2, July 8-July 12   FULL

                                 A3, July 29-August 2

COST                       per 5-day session: Resident $215, Non-resident $268.75

SHARK-FEST CAMP

Ages 6-14

Campers will learn about different species of sharks as well as other freshwater and saltwater marine life.  Fun and stimulating activities all week, including a shark dissection, Megalodon lab, fossil dig, sharks & crafts, fishing, and more.  Campers will gain an understanding of various marine-related topics such as ecology and marine biology, with an emphasis on conservation. Join us for a JAWsome week of shark activities! Camp will take place at the Spanish River Library.

Camp includes:

  1. Shark dissection
  2. Fishing rod/reel
  3. T-shirt
  4. Fishing Medal
  5. Sharks and crafts
  6. Megalodon lab
  7. Shark Fossil Dig
  8. Daily Fishing (30 min)

INSTRUCTOR:          Building Up Sports Academy Staff

ACTIVITY:                  313006

DAYS:                         Monday-Thursday

TIME:                          9:00am-12:30pm

DATES:                       B1, July 29-August 1

COST                          per 4-day week: Resident $245, Non-resident $306.50              

FULL DAY CAMP PROGRAMS

BRIGHT INNOVATORS: STEM INNOVATORS=BUILDING BLOCKS TO BRIGHT FUTURES

Ages 5-6

Unlock your child's inner genius with STEM wonders! Delve into a world where imagination meets innovation. Introduce your young prodigy to our dynamic class, where curious minds transform ordinary building blocks into extraordinary contraptions that spark wonder and ignite creativity. Gift your child this unique opportunity to lay the foundation for a future filled with endless possibilities, achievements, and curiosity. Demo for parents on Friday, June 7. Materials Fee $25 (t-shirt & craft supplies) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Promotes critical thinking, creativity, technology skills, and teamwork. Program takes place at the Swim & Racquet Community Center.

INSTRUCTOR:     Bright & Smart Staff

ACTIVITY:            313001

DAYS:                   Monday-Friday

TIME:                   8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                 A1, June 3-June 7

COST                    per 5-day week: Resident $450, Non-resident $562.50

BUGS!

Ages 5-10

Participants will take part in activities including Insect or Not, What Food Do Ants Like, and Cricket Chirper. We will study live insects including ladybugs, crickets, and butterflies. We will do some labs, play games, arts & crafts and more! Materials Fee $35 (camp shirt, craft & activity supplies, crickets, ladybugs, and magnifying bug viewer) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Promotes critical thinking skills, patience, and teamwork.

INSTRUCTOR:        Bricks, Bots, & Beaker Staff

ACTIVITY:               311034

DAYS:                      Monday-Friday

TIME:                      8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                     A2, July 15-July 19

COST                        per 5-day week: Resident $395, Non-resident $493.75

CURTAINS UP!

3-WEEK PERFORMANCE CAMP

Ages 7-15

Campers will have THREE fun-filled weeks creating and performing in their exciting production of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”, performed for parents and friends on Thursday, June 20 at 6:00 pm. Teaching drama camps for 27 years, Curtain Call Playhouse’s staff of theatre professionals guides your “CHILD STAR” through the production process. Activities include learning skits, theatre makeup (must provide your own makeup), scene work, singing, movement, voice projection and more! Optional Materials Fee $50 (costume rental, show recording, camp photo (parent supplies the thumb drive).  Promotes public speaking skills, literacy, self-confidence and imagination.

INSTRUCTOR:        Kris Coffelt, Curtain Call Playhouse

ACTIVITY:               311007

DAYS:                      Monday-Friday

TIME:                      8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                    A1, June 3-June 21

COST:                      per 3-week session: Resident $800, Non-resident $1,000

CURTAIN'S UP!

2-WEEK PERFORMANCE CAMP

Ages 7-15

Campers will have TWO fun-filled weeks creating and performing in their exciting production of the "Little Mermaid", performed for parents and friends on Thursday, August 1 at 6:00 pm. Teaching drama camps for 27 years, Curtain Call Playhouse’s staff of theatre professionals guides your “CHILD STAR” through the production process. Activities include learning skits, theatre makeup (must provide your own makeup), scene work, singing, movement, voice projection and more! Optional Materials Fee $50 (costume rental, show recording, camp photo (parent supplies the thumb drive). Promotes public speaking skills, literacy, self-confidence and imagination.

INSTRUCTOR:   Kris Coffelt, Curtain Call Playhouse

ACTIVITY:          311007

DAYS:                 Monday-Friday

TIME:                 8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:               A2, July 22-August 2  FULL

COST                  per 2-week session: Resident $550, Non-resident $687.50

FUN & FITNESS

Ages 5-11

Activities in this versatile program for girls and boys will include sport games, hip hop dance, gymnastics, arts & crafts, drama games, water Wednesdays, specialty themed showoff material for families, and themed dress up days. Indoor and outdoor play will be included. Materials Fee $15 (t-shirt: minimum 1 t-shirt purchase; program t-shirt required each day and Friday pizza party) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Promotes social skills, coordination, and teamwork. Wear sneakers for safety.

INSTRUCTOR:    Joy Deco Enterprises Staff

ACTIVITY:           311008

DAYS:                  Monday-Friday

TIME:                  8:30am-5:30pm

DATES:                B1, June 3- June 7 

                             B2, June 17-June 21

                             B3, July 1-July 5 (no camp 7/4)

                             B4, July 22-July 26

 COST                  per 5-day week (B1, B2 & B4):  Resident $325, Non-residents $406.25

                            per 4-day week (B3):  Resident $260, Non-resident $325

FUTURE VETERINARIANS

Ages 5-10

This is THE camp for kids who want to become Veterinarians, or who just love animals!  Campers will ‘adopt’ a plush animal to perform mock exams, surgeries, and other procedures. Topics include the vet’s office, pharmacy and lab, basic animal anatomy and physiology, pet care and nutrition, diagnosing common illness and injuries, treatment plans, solving ‘medical mysteries’, and getting into vet school. Program will culminate in a mock school graduation on Friday, June 14. No live animals. Materials Fee $35 (stethoscope, gloves, camp shirt, plush animal, pet vaccine materials, and anatomy materials) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Promotes critical thinking skills, planning & problem-solving skills, and teamwork.

INSTRUCTOR:      Bricks, Bots, & Beakers Staff

ACTIVITY:             311034

DAYS:                    Monday-Friday

TIME:                    8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                 A1, June 10-June 14

COST                    per 5-day week: Resident $395, Non-resident $493.75

HOLLYWOOD FILM MAKING

Ages 9-13

Fill your week with action, adventure and a lot of comedy with this movie making camp. Mentored by master filmmakers, campers will engage in hands-on exploration of the filmmaking process, including pre-production, production and post-production. Working in small crews, they will learn about cinematography, script writing and editing on Final Cut Pro. Campers will then create, act in and edit a short film and movie trailer.  Participants will have the opportunity to use our latest technology, including Macbooks, 4K cameras, tripods, boom microphones, green screens and the use of an aerial drone. Movie presentation for parents at our red carpet, popcorn film festival on Friday, July 12 at 2:30pm and archived on our digital theater. Promotes collaboration, digital content creation and an introduction to editing software.  Content will be posted on LOL's theater page.

INSTRUCTOR:                LOL Film Making Staff

ACTIVITY:                       311012

DAYS:                              Monday-Friday

TIME:                               8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                             B1, July 8-July 12   FULL

COST per 5-day week:  Resident $380, Non-resident $475

MAD SCIENCE: FUN-GINEERING

Ages 6-11

Take and in-dept look at the science behind everyday machines and cool science in this camp about engineering. We’ll see how your Jr. Mad Scientist brings their inner engineer to life while they construct and amazing kaleidoscope, learn about levers and automatons, and create their own contraptions. In the process even become architects by building our own geodesic dome that we’ll even get a chance to climb inside! Materials Fee $25 (take-home items and craft supplies) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Promotes planning & problem-solving skills, creativity, and teamwork.

INSTRUCTOR:       Mad Science of Palm Beach Staff

ACTIVITY:              311003

DAYS:                     Monday-Friday

TIME:                     8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                   A1, June 3-June 7

                               A2, July 29-August 2

COST                      per 5-day week: Resident $377, Non-resident $471.25

MAD SCIENCE: INVENTORS & EXPLORERS

Ages 6-11

Creative Contraption Warning! This is a camp designed by you...the Inventor! Each day you'll be given a series of challenges which must be overcome by using basic materials, simple machines, tips from world famous inventors and the most important thing of all...your mind! With a little bit of ingenuity, you'll construct catapults and forts then lay siege, fabricate a winning Egg Drop design, construct a paper dancing robot, and assembly a working light saver to take home. Materials Fee $25 (take-home items and craft supplies) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Promotes teamwork, critical thinking, creativity, and coding skills.  

INSTRUCTOR:         Mad Science of Palm Beach Staff

ACTIVITY:                311003

DAYS:                       Monday-Friday

TIME:                       8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                     B1, July 15-July 19

COST                        per 5-day week: Resident $377, Non-resident $471.25

STOP MOTION ANIMATION

Ages 7-12

Fill your week with action, adventure and a lot of comedy with Claymation and Lego animation camp. Mentored by master filmmakers, campers will engage in hands-on exploration of the stop motion animation process, including pre-production, production and post-production. Working in small crews, they will learn about stop motion animation, set design, script writing and editing. Campers will then create their own stop motion animation and edit a short film and movie trailer, complete with music, voice, and special effects. Movies presentation for parents at our red carpet, popcorn film festival on Fridays, June 28 and July 19, at 2:30pm and archived on our digital theater. Materials Fee $15 (t-shirt) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Promotes literacy, technological skills, and creativity.

INSTRUCTOR:          LOL Film Making Staff 

DAYS:                        Monday-Friday

TIME:                        8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                                     

311012                      A1, June 24-June 28   FULL                     

313005                      A2, July 15-July 19 (at Swim & Racquet Center)

COST                         per 5-day week: Resident $380, Non-resident $475

ZANY ZOOLOGY

Ages 5-10

This fun camp teaches kids who want to be Zoo Veterinarians, or who just love animals and want to learn about some of the ‘Amazing Creatures’ of the animal kingdom. This camp features experiments, simulations, games, and more to teach kids all about the Zoologist career. Animals we will explore include chameleons, poison dart frogs, penguins, and more! Animal anatomy, adaptations, diet, habitat, and more will be covered. No live animals. Materials fee $35 (non-domesticated plush animal, chameleon slime and model, owl pellet, and camp shirt) payable to the instructor on the first day of camp. Promotes critical thinking, planning & problem-solving skills, and teamwork. Program will take place at the Swim & Racquet Community Center.

INSTRUCTOR:        Bricks, Bots, and Beakers of South Florida staff

ACTIVITY:               313004

DAYS:                      Monday-Friday,   

TIME:                      8:30am-3:00pm

DATES:                    A1, June 17-June 21

COST                       per 5-day session: Resident $395, Non-resident $493.75

AFTERNOON KIDS IN ACTION EXTENDED CARE

AFTERNOON KIDS IN ACTION

Ages 5-15

It's what kids do when specialty camps are over for the day at Sugar Sand Park Community Center. Join the fun from 1:00-5:30pm or 3:00-5:30pm each day as kids play group games, do tumbling, arts & crafts, outdoor activities, and theater games. Please wear sneakers for safety. 

*Participants must be enrolled in the Sugar Sand Park Community Center Specialty Camp or the Children's Science Explorium Science Camp during the same week of aftercare. No individual day enrollments.

INSTRUCTOR:         Joy Deco Enterprises Staff

ACTIVITY:                 311013

DAYS:                       Monday-Friday

TIMES:                     1:00-5:30pm (1) or 3:00-5:30pm (2)

DATES:                      A1, A2     June 3-June 7

                                  B1, B2     June 10-June 14

                                  C1, C2     June 17-June 21

                                  D1, D2     June 24+-June 28

                                  E1, E2     July 1-July 5 (not available 7/4)

                                  F1, F2     July 8-July 12

                                  G1, G2    July 15-July 19

                                  H1, H2    July 22-July 26

                                  I1, I2       July 29-August 2 

COST                      per 5-day session: 1:00pm Start (A1-D1, F1-I1): Resident $155, Non-resident $193.75

                                             3:00pm Start (A2-D2, F2-I2): Resident $105, Non-resident $131.25

                                  per 4-day session:  1:00pm Start (E1): Resident $124, Non-resident $155

                                             3:00pm Start (E2): Resident $84, Non-resident $105          

PROGRAMS, OPERATING HOURS, AND/OR PRICES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.