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FCPR facilities remain closed to public access. FCPR will conduct business over the phone and online. General Information: 910-433-1547; Email: parksrecinfo@ci.fay.nc.us; Website: www.fcpr.us. FCPR has postponed all department organized programs, activities, athletics, special events and rentals until further notice. FCPR will not take any additional shelter or room reservations until further notice. FCPR staff will contact and work with affected individuals and groups to reschedule or refund at a later date. As conditions change, the status of these postponements and closures will be re-evaluated. Parks and trails are currently open (playgrounds, outdoor basketball courts, splash pads, pools and the skate park remain closed). Use caution and practice social distancing.

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Summer Camps

Summer Day Camp

Locations: Cliffdale Recreation Center, College Lakes Recreation Center, Eastover-Central Recreation Center, *E.E. Miller Recreation Center, J.D. Pone Recreation Center, Kiwanis Recreation Center, Lake Rim Recreation Center, Pine Forest Recreation Center, Stedman Recreation Center, Stoney Point Recreation Center and Westover Recreation Center

Summer Day Camp allows participants to experience a summer of organized adventure and fun consisting of activities, crafts, games and off-site field trips. The program meets on weekdays from 7:30 am to 6 pm, and is designed for children who have completed Kindergarten through 12 years old. Registration begins March 1. All in town field trips are included with registration fees. No camp on July 4.
Grade K-12 yrs; Mon.-Fri.; **May 26-Aug. 14; 7:30 am-6 pm; ***Resident: $65/week; ***Non-Resident: $130/week

*E.E. Miller Recreation Center will offer Summer Day Camp May 26-July 10.

**Dates are subject to change based on the Cumberland County Schools Calendar.

***Early drop-off and late pick-up will be available for an additional fee.

Summer Playground Camp

Locations: J.S. Spivey Recreation Center, Massey Hill Recreation Center and Smith Recreation Center

Summer Playground allows participants to experience a summer of organized adventure and fun consisting of
activities, crafts, games and off-site field trips. The program meets on weekdays from 7:30 am to 6 pm, and is designed for children who have completed Kindergarten through 12 years old. Registration begins March 1.
Participants are responsible for all field trip fees. No camp on July 4.
Grade K-12 yrs; Mon.-Fri.; *May 26-Aug. 14; 7:30 am-6 pm; **Resident: $30/week; **Non-Resident: $60/week

*Dates are subject to change based on the Cumberland County Schools Calendar.

**Early drop-off and late pick-up will be available for an additional fee.

Camp Challenge (Gilmore TRC)

Camp Challenge is a summer camp for children and adolescents who have a disability. The goals of Camp Challenge are to increase cognitive, emotional, and physical development by providing learning and social opportunities in a safe and fun environment. Each week will feature different themes, trips and activities such as arts and crafts, sport activities, cooking, outings and swimming. An application is required to attend. Every
application will be reviewed to ensure that the Camp Challenge is the appropriate camp for the applicant.
Spaces are limited, so register early. Applications available beginning Feb. 1; completed application accepted
beginning March 1.
6-17 yrs; Mon.-Fri.; *May 26-Aug. 14; 7:30 am-6 pm; Resident: $65/week; Non-Resident: $130/week

*Dates are subject to change based on the Cumberland County Schools Calendar. 

Spades Summer Adventures (Gilmore TRC)

SPADES Summer Adventures is a summer camp for adults who have a disability. The goals of SPADES Summer
Adventures are to increase cognitive, emotional, and physical development by providing learning and social opportunities in a safe and fun environment. Each week will feature different themes, trips and activities such as arts and crafts, sport activities, cooking, outings and swimming. An application is required to attend. Every
application will be reviewed to ensure SPADES Summer Adventures is the appropriate camp for the applicant. Spaces are limited, so register early. Applications available beginning Feb. 1; completed application accepted
beginning March 1.
18+; Mon.-Fri.; *May 26-Aug. 14; 7:30 am-6 pm; Resident: $65/week; Non-Resident: $130/week

*Dates are subject to change based on the Cumberland County Schools Calendar. 

Outdoor Adventure Weeks (Clark Park)

Adventure Week at Clark Park includes archery, hiking, fishing, animal tracking, outdoor living skills, canoeing and more. This camp is partially funded by the Cumberland Community Foundation, Inc. Summertime Kids Grant. There are limited spots; early registration is suggested. Registration begins April 1.
8-10 yrs; Mon.-Fri.; Session I: June 8-12; Session II: July 20-24; 9 am-noon; $50

Survival Week (Clark Park)

Children have instincts to learn about nature that are inborn for survival. Educators like Jon Young of the
Wilderness Awareness School use these natural drives to teach basic principles of life science and ecology, build student confidence and impart knowledge that might be needed to survive in a true emergency. Experiences included in this program are: building or finding primitive shelters, making safe fires with matches and friction, cooking over a campfire, creating useful tools like tools, or rope, tracking animals and identifying useful plants. This camp is partially funded by the Cumberland Community Foundation, Inc. Summertime Kids Grant. There are limited spots; early registration is suggested. Registration begins April 1. 
10-12 yrs; Mon.-Fri.; Session I: June 15-19; Session II: July 27-31; 9 am-noon; $50

Growing Up Wild Days (Clark Park)

This program is designed for younger children who love to play because play is more than just fun and games, it is vitally important for children’s healthy development. The activities in this camp are constructed to help young 

children explore and learn about nature. This camp is partially funded by the Cumberland Community  Foundation, Inc. Summertime Kids Grant. Registration begins April 1.
5-7 yrs; Tues., June 30-Thurs., July 2; 9 am-noon; $30 

Summer Adventures Week (Lake Rim Park)

Participants will develop outdoor adventure skills like kayaking, fishing, archery and rock climbing. Your child will learn about nature and explore the environment while having fun and building confidence. This camp is partially funded by the Cumberland Community Foundation, Inc. Summertime Kids Grant. Space is limited.
Registration begins April 1.
9-13 yrs; Mon.-Fri.; Session I: July 13-17; Session II: Aug. 10-14; 9 am-noon; $50

Tiny Trailblazers (Lake Rim Park)

Dinosaurs are the main theme of this program. Participants will discover dinosaurs through activities like story time, games, crafts and fossil digs. This camp is partially funded by the Cumberland Community Foundation, Inc. Summertime Kids Grant. Space is limited. Registration begins April 1.
5-8 yrs; Tues., June 23-Thurs., June 25; 9 am-noon; $30

Tiny Trailblazers (Mazarick Park)

Dinosaurs are the main theme of this program. Participants will discover dinosaurs through activities like story time, games, crafts and fossil digs. This camp is partially funded by the Cumberland Community Foundation, Inc. Summertime Kids Grant. Registration begins April 1.
5-8 yrs; Tues., Aug. 4-Thurs., Aug. 6; 9 am-noon; $30

Shining Stars Cultural Arts Summer Camp

Lights…Camera...Action…!!! For all aspiring actors and those who want to build self-confidence, this dynamic FULL DAY acting camp will provide a well-rounded theatre experience to those with big dreams. Campers will learn the basic audition and acting techniques, learn about backstage management, working with a local professional artist on set, props, costumes, etc…, learn music and dance routines for a full musical production at the end of this TWO WEEK session for our families and friends. Bring a water bottle, two snacks and a packed lunch.
Camp is held at College Lakes Recreation Center. Registration deadline is July 17.
6+; Mon.-Fri.; July 20-31; 8 am-5 pm; $125

Little Picassos Art Camp

Painting, while having fun creating colorful works of art, like the star Picasso himself. Students will create funworks of art using the style like Picasso!
Camp is held at Lake Rim Recreation Center. Registration deadline is June 19.
3-5 yrs; Mon.-Thurs.; June 22-25; 9 am-noon; $60

Mixed Up Art Camp

This mixed media class is an awesome class that works with several different forms of art and craft materials
including clay, paint, oil pastel and more! Your child will be sure to enjoy fun and exciting projects. Campers will explore their imaginations and make a different art project every day to take home. (Combo Camp option also available.)

Camp is held at Cliffdale Recreation Center. Registration deadline is June 26.
6+; Mon.-Fri.; June 29-July 3; 9 am-noon; $60

Camp is held at Kiwanis Recreation Center. Registration deadline is July 10.
6+; Mon.-Fri.; July 13-17; 9 am-noon; $60

Masterpiece Art Camp

Young artists will enjoy learning the artistic style of native North Carolina artists while making collages using acrylic paints, magazines and more. On the last day of class, campers will show off their work in an open house setting just like an art museum. Your child will be sure to enjoy fun and exciting projects! Campers will explore their imaginations and make various art projects each day to take home. (Combo Camp option also available.)

Camp is held at College Lakes Recreation Center. Registration deadline is July 3.
6+; Mon.-Fri.; July 6-10; 9 am-noon; $60

Camp is held at College Lakes Recreation Center. Registration deadline is July 31.
6+; Mon.-Fri.; Aug. 3-7; 9 am-noon; $60 

All-Stars Dance Camp

Always been interested in dance classes, but couldn’t afford the prices at private studios? Here is your solution… affordable ballet, tap, hip hop, jazz and tumbling classes for everyone. In this upbeat and exciting class, participants learn basic techniques and fundamentals of dance. Dance Camp includes ballet, tumbling, jazz, lyrical and hip hop technique. This class also improves coordination, flexibility and endurance. It is great for both beginners and intermediate students. Dress Code: leotard or tank top and dance shorts. Ballet or jazz shoes preferred. Bring a water bottle and snack to all camps. 

Camp is held at Cliffdale Recreation Center. Registration deadline is June 19.
6+; Mon.-Fri.; June 22-26; 9 am-noon; $40 

Camp is held at Kiwanis Recreation Center. Registration deadline is July 17.
6+; Mon.-Fri.; July 20-24; 9 am-noon; $40

Preschool Core Dance Camp

Dance starts At the core! This exciting new program will keep your child moving this summer while exposing them to dance from a different perspective. This program will enhance flexibility, coordination, develop muscle memory and strengthening your core all while learning fundamentals and techniques of dance. This camp will provide a variety of fun as participants learn new moves and develop creativity. During this week, participants will get instruction in ballet, jazz, hip hop, contemporary, strengthening and stretching. No dance experience
needed. 

Camp is held at Lake Rim Recreation Center. Registration deadline is June 5.
3-5 yrs; Mon.-Fri.; June 8-12; 10 am-noon; $40 

Camp is held at Pine Forest Recreation Center. Registration deadline is June 12.
3-5 yrs; Mon.-Fri.; June 15-19; 10 am-noon; $40

Teen Core Dance Camp

Dance starts At the core! This exciting new program will keep your child moving this summer while exposing them to dance from a different perspective. This program will enhance flexibility, coordination, develop muscle memory, and strengthening your core all while learning fundamentals and techniques of dance. This camp will provide a variety of fun as participants learn new moves and develop creativity. During this week, participants will get instruction in ballet, jazz, hip hop, contemporary, strengthening and stretching. No dance experience
needed.

Camp is held at Pine Forest Recreation Center. Registration deadline is June 12.
12+; Mon.-Fri.; June 15-19; 10 am-noon; $40 

Camp is held at Stoney Point Recreation Center. Registration deadline is July 17.
12+; Mon.-Fri.; July 13-17; 10 am-noon; $40

Basketball Camp

This exciting opportunity features skills, drills, and motivational encouragement. Camp will be held at Westover Recreation Center. Two separate sessions are available.
Boys and Girls; 7-17 yrs; Session 1: June 1-5; Session 2: June 8-12; 9 am-noon; $30/session 

Football Camp

This camp will focus on the basic fundamentals; positions, passing, running, receiving and blocking. Camp will be held at Reid Ross/Tokay fields.
Boys and Girls; 7-14 yrs; June 15-19; 9 am-noon; $30 

Soccer Camp

This camp will focus on the basic fundamentals; dribbling, passing, shooting, one-on-one, offense/defense and lots of game play. Camp will be held at Reid Ross/Tokay fields.
Boys and Girls; 7-17 yrs; June 22-26; 9 am-noon; $30

Cheer Camp

Beginning and intermediate future cheerleaders will learn new cheers, great stunts, and proper tumbling to put them well on their way to becoming great cheerleaders. Camp will be held at College Lakes Recreation Center.
Boys and Girls; 7-14 yrs; July 6-10; 9 am-noon; $30  

Softball Camp

This camp will focus on the basic fundamentals; hitting, fielding, throwing and catching. Camp will be held at Lamon Street Park.
Girls; 7-17 yrs; July 13-17; 9 am-noon; $30

Volleyball Camp

This camp will focus on the basic fundamentals; dig - set - spike! Camp will be held at Kiwanis Recreation Center. Two separate sessions are available.
Girls; 9-17 yrs; Session 1: July 20-24; Session 2: July 27-31; 9 am-noon; $30/session

Baseball Camp

This camp will focus on the basic fundamentals; hitting, fielding, throwing and catching. Camp will be held at
Kiwanis Recreation Center.
Boys and Girls; 7-17 yrs; July 27-31; 9 am-noon; $30 

Swim Camp

Several swim camps will focus on the basic swimming strokes. Swim caps are required.
Boys and Girls; 8-11 am; $80/session
Session/Week 1: June 1-4; 9-18 yrs; Ronnie Chalmers Pool
Session/Week 2: June 8-11; 5-8 yrs; Ronnie Chalmers Pool
Session/Week 3: June 15-18; 9-18 yrs; Lake Rim Aquatic Center
Session/Week 4: June 22-25; 5-8 yrs; Lake Rim Aquatic Center
Session/Week 5: July 13-16; 9-18 yrs; Westover Aquatic Center
Session/Week 6: July 20-23; 5-8 yrs; Westover Aquatic Center
Session/Week 7: Aug. 3-6; 9-18 yrs; Keith A. Bates, Sr. Pool
Session/Week 8: Aug. 10-13; 5-8 yrs; Keith A. Bates, Sr. Pool

Tennis Camps

Several tennis camps will be held at Mazarick Tennis Center. Register at your local recreation center or Mazarick Tennis Center. Call 670-1797 for more information.
Boys and Girls; 5-18 yrs; 9 am-noon; $75/session includes snack and water each day
Session 1: June 1-4; Session 2: June 8-11; Session 3: July 13-16; Session 4: July 20-23 

Golf Camps

Come learn golf in a fun atmosphere. Two camps will be offered and will focus on the basic fundamentals; drive - chip - putt. Camps will be held at Kings Grant Golf Club.
Boys and Girls; 10-14 yrs; July dates TBA; 9 am-noon; $30/camp